The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 111 123 155
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +32
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 35 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.53% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.80% 2.19% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 11
Average salary £51,250 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.83% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £38,200 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
357 319 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.60% 16.85% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 300 269 440
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

JIRA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

JIRA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Watford - 8 £52,500 -
Hitchin - 7 £57,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £47,500 -
Rickmansworth -13 4 £46,250 +35.03% 2
St Albans - 3 £28,000 -
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 46 (62.16%) Oracle
2 45 (60.81%) Finance
3 44 (59.46%) Middleware
3 44 (59.46%) Oracle Fusion
4 41 (55.41%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (45.95%) WebLogic
6 33 (44.59%) Jenkins
7 32 (43.24%) Git (software)
8 30 (40.54%) XML
9 29 (39.19%) Subversion
9 29 (39.19%) Maven
10 28 (37.84%) Java
11 27 (36.49%) Hudson
11 27 (36.49%) Change Control
12 26 (35.14%) Ant
12 26 (35.14%) Oracle Reports
12 26 (35.14%) Release Management
13 23 (31.08%) Oracle Forms
14 21 (28.38%) Waterfall
15 20 (27.03%) SQL
15 20 (27.03%) Shell Script
15 20 (27.03%) Oracle Database
16 19 (25.68%) UNIX
16 19 (25.68%) Linux
17 18 (24.32%) MS Office
17 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
17 18 (24.32%) FTP
17 18 (24.32%) Toad
17 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
17 18 (24.32%) Tivoli

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 34 (45.95%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.81%) Tomcat
3 7 (9.46%) Confluence
4 5 (6.76%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.41%) JBoss
6 2 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.35%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.35%) Node.js
7 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (24.32%) MS Office
1 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) SSH
1 18 (24.32%) FTP
1 18 (24.32%) PuTTY
1 18 (24.32%) WinSCP
2 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) Wireless
2 1 (1.35%) UPnP
2 1 (1.35%) DLNA
2 1 (1.35%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.14%) Oracle Reports
2 20 (27.03%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.76%) Couchbase
3 5 (6.76%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.70%) Mnesia
5 1 (1.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.35%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 33 (44.59%) Jenkins
2 32 (43.24%) Git (software)
3 29 (39.19%) Subversion
3 29 (39.19%) Maven
4 27 (36.49%) Hudson
5 26 (35.14%) Ant
6 23 (31.08%) Oracle Forms
7 18 (24.32%) Toad
8 6 (8.11%) JUnit
8 6 (8.11%) Cucumber
9 5 (6.76%) Fiddler
10 4 (5.41%) Selenium
10 4 (5.41%) JMeter
11 3 (4.05%) Bugzilla
12 1 (1.35%) Redmine
12 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
12 1 (1.35%) FxCop
12 1 (1.35%) StyleCop
12 1 (1.35%) RubyMine
12 1 (1.35%) Calabash
General
1 45 (60.81%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Build Manager
2 17 (22.97%) Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Support Analyst
4 8 (10.81%) Environment Manager
4 8 (10.81%) Environment Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) Technical Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Java Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Java Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Build Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Test Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Software Tester
8 3 (4.05%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Tester
9 2 (2.70%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (59.46%) Middleware
1 44 (59.46%) Oracle Fusion
2 30 (40.54%) XML
3 13 (17.57%) HTML
4 5 (6.76%) REST
5 2 (2.70%) RESTful
5 2 (2.70%) jQuery
5 2 (2.70%) EJB
5 2 (2.70%) CSS
5 2 (2.70%) JSP
5 2 (2.70%) JSF
5 2 (2.70%) Ajax
6 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.35%) Velocity
6 1 (1.35%) Dojo
6 1 (1.35%) WCF
6 1 (1.35%) LINQ
6 1 (1.35%) Web Services
6 1 (1.35%) .NET
6 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Mathematics
1 4 (5.41%) Physics
1 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.35%) User Experience
2 1 (1.35%) Replication
2 1 (1.35%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) UNIX
1 19 (25.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (55.41%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.49%) Change Control
3 26 (35.14%) Release Management
4 21 (28.38%) Waterfall
5 13 (17.57%) Change Management
6 12 (16.22%) TDD
7 10 (13.51%) SOA
7 10 (13.51%) Configuration Management
8 9 (12.16%) BDD
9 6 (8.11%) DevOps
9 6 (8.11%) Pair Programming
9 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.76%) OOP
11 4 (5.41%) Automated Testing
12 3 (4.05%) Load Testing
12 3 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.05%) Market Research
12 3 (4.05%) Test Strategy
13 2 (2.70%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) Java
2 20 (27.03%) SQL
2 20 (27.03%) Shell Script
3 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.76%) C
4 2 (2.70%) C#
4 2 (2.70%) Python
4 2 (2.70%) Ruby
4 2 (2.70%) Erlang
4 2 (2.70%) SystemTap
5 1 (1.35%) Lua
5 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.35%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.35%) VBScript
5 1 (1.35%) C++
5 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) ISEB
2 3 (4.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 18 (24.32%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (62.16%) Oracle
2 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 13 (17.57%) CA
4 5 (6.76%) Splunk
5 2 (2.70%) Intel
5 2 (2.70%) BEA
6 1 (1.35%) Sencha