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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 90 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 13 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.92% 0.83% 1.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.43% 6.34% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 14
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
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
175 142 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.38% 13.08% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 120 121 120
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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
Brentwood - 8 £35,000 -
Colchester - 1 £40,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £35,000 -
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
3 7 (36.84%) ISEB
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
5 5 (26.32%) QA
5 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (21.05%) Selenium
6 4 (21.05%) Release Management
6 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) MVC
7 3 (15.79%) Workflow
7 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.79%) System Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Time Management
7 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) Android
7 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
7 3 (15.79%) C#
7 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) Perl
7 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
7 3 (15.79%) Git (software)

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) Mercurial
2 3 (15.79%) NCover
2 3 (15.79%) StyleCop
2 3 (15.79%) Moq
2 3 (15.79%) SpecFlow
2 3 (15.79%) NCrunch
2 3 (15.79%) NSubstitute
2 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) NUnit
2 3 (15.79%) CruiseControl
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
2 3 (15.79%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.26%) JMeter
3 1 (5.26%) LoadUI
3 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Tester
1 6 (31.58%) Software Tester
2 4 (21.05%) Configuration Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Test Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Testing Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Manual Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) WCF
1 3 (15.79%) jQuery
1 3 (15.79%) StructureMap
1 3 (15.79%) AppFabric
1 3 (15.79%) Ninject
1 3 (15.79%) Razor View Engine
1 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
1 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (15.79%) Dapper ORM
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET
1 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
1 3 (15.79%) MSMQ
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
2 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Release Management
4 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
4 3 (15.79%) System Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Time Management
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Workflow
5 2 (10.53%) Information Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Testing
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C#
1 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.79%) Perl
1 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
1 3 (15.79%) Python
1 3 (15.79%) XPath
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
2 7 (36.84%) ISEB
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
2 3 (15.79%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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