The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 117 149 175
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +26
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 157 112 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.12% 1.45% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.49% 8.68% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 115 75 62
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +6.41%
JIRA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1257 1290 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.01% 16.69% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1063 1056
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

JIRA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

JIRA Salary Trend in the East of England

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in the East of England

JIRA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +37 64 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Hertfordshire +6 43 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Essex +7 17 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Bedfordshire -4 15 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Suffolk +15 10 £37,500 +15.38%
Norfolk +17 8 £27,000 -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 183 (71.21%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (33.46%) Git (software)
3 79 (30.74%) HTML
3 79 (30.74%) SQL
4 76 (29.57%) Java
5 69 (26.85%) Selenium
6 68 (26.46%) QA
7 57 (22.18%) JavaScript
7 57 (22.18%) XML
8 52 (20.23%) Scrum
9 51 (19.84%) Finance
10 47 (18.29%) Python
11 46 (17.90%) .NET
11 46 (17.90%) TDD
11 46 (17.90%) Degree
12 45 (17.51%) Software Engineering
12 45 (17.51%) jQuery
12 45 (17.51%) C#
13 44 (17.12%) Test Automation
14 43 (16.73%) SQL Server
14 43 (16.73%) Project Management
15 42 (16.34%) Microsoft
16 41 (15.95%) MVC
16 41 (15.95%) CSS
17 38 (14.79%) Linux
18 35 (13.62%) ASP.NET
19 34 (13.23%) ISEB
20 33 (12.84%) TeamCity
21 31 (12.06%) SDLC
22 30 (11.67%) HTML5

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 27 (10.51%) WebLogic
2 21 (8.17%) Confluence
3 16 (6.23%) WebSphere
3 16 (6.23%) JBoss
4 11 (4.28%) IIS
5 8 (3.11%) MS Project Server
5 8 (3.11%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.33%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.78%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.39%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 28 (10.89%) MS Office
2 23 (8.95%) MS Excel
3 13 (5.06%) MS Project
4 10 (3.89%) MS Visio
5 9 (3.50%) RoboHelp
5 9 (3.50%) FrameMaker
6 6 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.39%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) BASE24
2 3 (1.17%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (6.61%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.95%) SaaS
3 2 (0.78%) PaaS
3 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.11%) HTTP
2 4 (1.56%) DNS
2 4 (1.56%) Internet
3 3 (1.17%) SSH
3 3 (1.17%) Telnet
3 3 (1.17%) PuTTY
4 2 (0.78%) Firewall
4 2 (0.78%) SSL
4 2 (0.78%) Intranet
5 1 (0.39%) SNMP
5 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.39%) LAN
5 1 (0.39%) WAN
5 1 (0.39%) SMTP
5 1 (0.39%) FTP
5 1 (0.39%) Wireless
5 1 (0.39%) 2G
5 1 (0.39%) VLAN
5 1 (0.39%) NFC
5 1 (0.39%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.72%) MySQL
3 7 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.95%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.56%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.17%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.17%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.78%) Big Data
7 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 86 (33.46%) Git (software)
2 69 (26.85%) Selenium
3 33 (12.84%) TeamCity
4 26 (10.12%) JUnit
5 24 (9.34%) HP UFT
5 24 (9.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (7.39%) Ant
6 19 (7.39%) Bugzilla
7 18 (7.00%) Visual Studio
8 16 (6.23%) Subversion
9 13 (5.06%) Cucumber
9 13 (5.06%) SoapUI
10 11 (4.28%) SpecFlow
10 11 (4.28%) Jenkins
10 11 (4.28%) NSubstitute
10 11 (4.28%) Maven
10 11 (4.28%) NUnit
11 10 (3.89%) WebDriver
11 10 (3.89%) JMeter
12 9 (3.50%) Eclipse
General
1 51 (19.84%) Finance
2 10 (3.89%) Marketing
3 9 (3.50%) Banking
4 8 (3.11%) Games
5 6 (2.33%) Back Office
6 5 (1.95%) Local Government
7 2 (0.78%) Retail
7 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Billing
8 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (32.30%) Developer
2 64 (24.90%) Analyst
3 50 (19.46%) Test Analyst
4 42 (16.34%) Software Engineer
5 25 (9.73%) Java Developer
6 21 (8.17%) Tester
6 21 (8.17%) C# Developer
6 21 (8.17%) Test Engineer
7 20 (7.78%) .NET Developer
8 19 (7.39%) Project Manager
8 19 (7.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (7.00%) Web Developer
10 16 (6.23%) Java Software Engineer
11 15 (5.84%) Software Developer
12 14 (5.45%) QA Tester
13 13 (5.06%) Senior Developer
14 12 (4.67%) Selenium Tester
15 11 (4.28%) QA Analyst
15 11 (4.28%) Senior Test Engineer
15 11 (4.28%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (30.74%) HTML
2 57 (22.18%) XML
3 46 (17.90%) .NET
4 45 (17.51%) jQuery
5 41 (15.95%) CSS
6 35 (13.62%) ASP.NET
7 30 (11.67%) HTML5
8 26 (10.12%) JSON
9 23 (8.95%) Ajax
10 21 (8.17%) Web Services
10 21 (8.17%) CSS3
10 21 (8.17%) AngularJS
11 19 (7.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (7.39%) WCF
12 17 (6.61%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (6.23%) PhoneGap
14 13 (5.06%) WPF
15 11 (4.28%) .NET Framework
15 11 (4.28%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (3.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.28%) User Experience
2 26 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.50%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.11%) Online Games
4 8 (3.11%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.95%) Replication
5 5 (1.95%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (1.95%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.95%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.56%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.17%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.17%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.17%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.17%) W3C
8 2 (0.78%) Wiki
8 2 (0.78%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.78%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 38 (14.79%) Linux
2 30 (11.67%) UNIX
3 29 (11.28%) Windows
4 10 (3.89%) Android
4 10 (3.89%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.95%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.95%) AIX
6 3 (1.17%) Windows 2000
6 3 (1.17%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.17%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.78%) HPUX
7 2 (0.78%) Solaris
8 1 (0.39%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.39%) SUSE
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.39%) CentOS
8 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (71.21%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (20.23%) Scrum
3 46 (17.90%) TDD
4 45 (17.51%) Software Engineering
5 44 (17.12%) Test Automation
6 43 (16.73%) Project Management
7 41 (15.95%) MVC
8 31 (12.06%) SDLC
9 29 (11.28%) BDD
10 28 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (10.51%) OOP
12 25 (9.73%) Test Scripting
13 24 (9.34%) Web Development
14 22 (8.56%) Performance Testing
14 22 (8.56%) Waterfall
14 22 (8.56%) User Stories
15 20 (7.78%) Mentoring
15 20 (7.78%) Manual Testing
15 20 (7.78%) Release Management
15 20 (7.78%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 79 (30.74%) SQL
2 76 (29.57%) Java
3 57 (22.18%) JavaScript
4 47 (18.29%) Python
5 45 (17.51%) C#
6 27 (10.51%) PHP
7 24 (9.34%) Ruby
8 20 (7.78%) Perl
9 15 (5.84%) C++
9 15 (5.84%) T-SQL
10 14 (5.45%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.50%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.11%) C
13 7 (2.72%) VB
14 5 (1.95%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.95%) XPath
15 4 (1.56%) Fortran
16 3 (1.17%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.78%) VBA
17 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (17.90%) Degree
2 34 (13.23%) ISEB
3 22 (8.56%) ISTQB
4 13 (5.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.17%) PMP
5 3 (1.17%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.78%) APMP
7 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (26.46%) QA
2 3 (1.17%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.39%) NFS
2 1 (0.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (7.39%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.33%) logstash
3 5 (1.95%) Puppet
4 2 (0.78%) SCCM
4 2 (0.78%) Ansible
5 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (16.34%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.39%) Atlassian
3 18 (7.00%) Perforce
4 17 (6.61%) Oracle
5 16 (6.23%) WorldPay
6 10 (3.89%) Red Gate
6 10 (3.89%) Cadence
7 5 (1.95%) Zend
7 5 (1.95%) IBM
7 5 (1.95%) HP
8 3 (1.17%) VMware
8 3 (1.17%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.17%) Splunk
9 2 (0.78%) Coverity
9 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.78%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.78%) Temenos
10 1 (0.39%) BEA
10 1 (0.39%) Cisco
10 1 (0.39%) Sun
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