The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 58 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 9 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.62% - 2.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.06% - 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 7
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Development Applications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
64 105 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 11.51% 28.61% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 57 93 87
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,050 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
JIRA
Leicestershire

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

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

JIRA Salary Histogram in Leicester

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) C++
1 9 (75.00%) MFC
1 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) OO
1 9 (75.00%) NUnit
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Device Driver
2 7 (58.33%) Perforce
3 5 (41.67%) Electronics
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (16.67%) QA
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (16.67%) Toad
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) JBoss
5 2 (16.67%) Apache
5 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Solaris

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (75.00%) NUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Toad
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 5 (41.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
2 2 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior C++ Developer
2 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) MFC
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Device Driver
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Solaris
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) OO
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Java
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%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle