The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 40 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.86% 1.21% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.42% 10.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Development Applications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
48 48 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 17.84% 11.65% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 38 33 45
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,600 £22,807
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
JIRA
Cheshire

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

JIRA
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Chester region.

JIRA Salary Trend in Chester

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA.

1 14 (77.78%) Java
1 14 (77.78%) J2EE
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
1 14 (77.78%) Web Services
1 14 (77.78%) XML
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (55.56%) JDBC
4 10 (55.56%) Spring
5 9 (50.00%) Oracle
5 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 8 (44.44%) Ant
6 8 (44.44%) JSP
6 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
6 8 (44.44%) Eclipse
6 8 (44.44%) Struts
6 8 (44.44%) MVC
6 8 (44.44%) Spring MVC
6 8 (44.44%) jQuery
6 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
7 7 (38.89%) Ajax
7 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
7 7 (38.89%) Finance
7 7 (38.89%) Hibernate
7 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
7 7 (38.89%) JUnit
7 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
8 6 (33.33%) SOAP
8 6 (33.33%) WSDL
8 6 (33.33%) JAX-RPC

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (11.11%) Mule
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Ant
1 8 (44.44%) Eclipse
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) Mockito
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Russian Language
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 7 (38.89%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) J2EE
1 14 (77.78%) Web Services
1 14 (77.78%) XML
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
3 10 (55.56%) JDBC
3 10 (55.56%) Spring
4 8 (44.44%) JSP
4 8 (44.44%) Struts
4 8 (44.44%) Spring MVC
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) Ajax
5 7 (38.89%) Hibernate
6 6 (33.33%) SOAP
6 6 (33.33%) WSDL
6 6 (33.33%) JAX-RPC
6 6 (33.33%) JPA
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 4 (22.22%) XSL
9 2 (11.11%) JAXB
9 2 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) N-Tier
1 4 (22.22%) Online Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) MVC
3 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
4 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) User Stories
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
7 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) XPath
5 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) hybris
2 3 (16.67%) ATG
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Perforce
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