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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 44 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 9 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.53% 0.44% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.85% 3.57% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 4
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
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
65 28 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 18.26% 12.28% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 63 27 49
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £45,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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%) Bugzilla
1 8 (88.89%) Games
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) QA
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
1 8 (88.89%) Online Games
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Android
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
1 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
1 8 (88.89%) BDD
1 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
1 8 (88.89%) SoapUI
1 8 (88.89%) Calabash
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) JUnit
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) JUnit
1 8 (88.89%) Bugzilla
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
1 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
1 8 (88.89%) SoapUI
1 8 (88.89%) Calabash
General
1 8 (88.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) QA Tester
2 8 (88.89%) QA Test Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) QA Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Automated Tester
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium Tester
2 8 (88.89%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Android
1 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
1 8 (88.89%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA