The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 54 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 3 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.75% - 4.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.33% - 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
JIRA
Leicestershire

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

Development Applications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
36 99 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 9.02% 24.38% 26.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 89 78
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £30,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

JIRA
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Leicester

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) MFC
2 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (58.33%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) Device Driver
2 7 (58.33%) Perforce
2 7 (58.33%) NUnit
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) Algorithms
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Electronics
4 4 (33.33%) MySQL
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Google
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (16.67%) Joomla!
5 2 (16.67%) QA
5 2 (16.67%) Drupal
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (16.67%) Joomla!
1 2 (16.67%) Drupal
1 2 (16.67%) WordPress
1 2 (16.67%) Node.js
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Trello
1 2 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
1 7 (58.33%) NUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (16.67%) Toad
2 2 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 5 (41.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Web Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) PHP Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) MFC
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) LAMP
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) ExpressJS
3 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Device Driver
1 7 (58.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Solaris
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) OO
1 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) Perforce
2 2 (16.67%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Twitter