The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 36 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.59% 0.97% -
As % of the Development Applications category 16.00% 6.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
JIRA
Suffolk

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

Development Applications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
25 44 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.92% 14.29% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 43 26
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +15.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

JIRA
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Ipswich

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Ipswich

JIRA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) JMeter
3 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (55.56%) SoapUI
4 5 (55.56%) LoadUI
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Test Management
5 4 (44.44%) SOAP
5 4 (44.44%) QA
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Use Case
7 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
7 2 (22.22%) PowerHouse
7 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
8 1 (11.11%) Games
8 1 (11.11%) ISEB
8 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 1 (11.11%) MS Office
8 1 (11.11%) Software Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (66.67%) JMeter
3 5 (55.56%) SoapUI
3 5 (55.56%) LoadUI
4 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
5 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Test Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Test Management
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Use Case
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft