The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 82 88 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.55% 0.36% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.35% 2.30% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £34,250 £36,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.86% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,750 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -6.06%
JIRA
East of 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 Essex region.

Development Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
179 174 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.30% 15.73% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 134 155 149
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,758
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

JIRA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Essex

JIRA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chelmsford - 3 £32,500 - 1
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) Perl
2 6 (54.55%) SLA
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Selenium
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
4 4 (36.36%) System Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Android
4 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
4 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
4 4 (36.36%) ISEB
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) QA
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
6 1 (9.09%) MSTest
6 1 (9.09%) Moq
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (9.09%) SQL

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
2 1 (9.09%) MSTest
2 1 (9.09%) Moq
2 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Software Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Android
3 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) System Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Python
1 6 (54.55%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Brentwood, Essex
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits and Bonus!
Posted: 7 days ago