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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 40 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.43% 1.37% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.57% 8.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -8.23%
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
28 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.02% 17.12% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 27 49 28
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 4 (57.14%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) LoadUI
4 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 3 (42.86%) JMeter
4 3 (42.86%) Bugzilla
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Use Case
5 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Online Games
6 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (14.29%) HND

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (42.86%) JMeter
2 3 (42.86%) Bugzilla
2 3 (42.86%) LoadUI
3 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
4 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Tester
3 3 (42.86%) Software Tester
3 3 (42.86%) QA Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (14.29%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Test Management
1 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) HND
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft