The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 70 81 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 11 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.37% 0.29% 2.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.71% 1.20% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 13
Average salary £40,000 £28,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -28.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
JIRA
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
70 166 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.72% 23.75% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 65 150 112
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

JIRA
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Leicestershire

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

JIRA
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 3 £40,000 -
Loughborough - 1 £40,000 -
JIRA
East Midlands

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) MySQL
2 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
2 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
3 9 (39.13%) NUnit
3 9 (39.13%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) C++
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) MFC
4 8 (34.78%) LAMP
4 8 (34.78%) Perforce
4 8 (34.78%) Linux
4 8 (34.78%) OOP
4 8 (34.78%) OO
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) PHP
4 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
4 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
4 8 (34.78%) Ajax
4 8 (34.78%) jQuery
4 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
5 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (30.43%) TDD
5 7 (30.43%) Device Driver
6 6 (26.09%) OOD
6 6 (26.09%) Symfony
6 6 (26.09%) Marketing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (8.70%) CMS
1 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.70%) Node.js
1 2 (8.70%) Drupal
1 2 (8.70%) WordPress
1 2 (8.70%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Trello
1 2 (8.70%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
2 9 (39.13%) NUnit
3 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
4 6 (26.09%) Redmine
4 6 (26.09%) PHPUnit
5 2 (8.70%) Toad
5 2 (8.70%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
5 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
5 2 (8.70%) Selenium
5 2 (8.70%) Subversion
6 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (26.09%) Marketing
2 5 (21.74%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Software Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
3 6 (26.09%) PHP Developer
3 6 (26.09%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 6 (26.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Junior PHP Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Junior
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) PHP Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) MFC
2 8 (34.78%) LAMP
2 8 (34.78%) Ajax
2 8 (34.78%) jQuery
2 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
3 6 (26.09%) Symfony
4 5 (21.74%) Web Services
4 5 (21.74%) HTML
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
6 2 (8.70%) SOAP
6 2 (8.70%) XML
6 2 (8.70%) CSS3
6 2 (8.70%) REST
6 2 (8.70%) HTML5
6 2 (8.70%) ExpressJS
6 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.35%) WPF
7 1 (4.35%) .NET
7 1 (4.35%) J2EE
7 1 (4.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Device Driver
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
3 8 (34.78%) OOP
3 8 (34.78%) OO
3 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (30.43%) TDD
5 6 (26.09%) OOD
6 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Kanban
7 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Web Usability
8 1 (4.35%) Web Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Low Latency
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C#
1 9 (39.13%) C++
1 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 8 (34.78%) PHP
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Perforce
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Adobe
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Twitter
3 2 (8.70%) Google