The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 77 75 79
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 12 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.25% 0.15% 1.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.54% 0.65% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 8
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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
104 153 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.81% 22.43% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 92 133 134
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 £30,350 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
JIRA
East Midlands

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 - 9 £40,000 -
Loughborough -2 2 £40,000 - 1
JIRA
East Midlands

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 10 (58.82%) NUnit
2 10 (58.82%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) C++
2 10 (58.82%) MFC
2 10 (58.82%) Degree
3 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) OO
4 8 (47.06%) Perforce
4 8 (47.06%) Automated Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) Device Driver
6 5 (29.41%) Electronics
6 5 (29.41%) Web Services
7 4 (23.53%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
8 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
8 3 (17.65%) HTML
8 3 (17.65%) MySQL
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) HP
8 3 (17.65%) ISEB
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) OOP
8 3 (17.65%) QA
8 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
8 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
9 2 (11.76%) REST

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) NUnit
2 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
3 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.76%) Toad
4 2 (11.76%) Selenium
4 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
5 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.88%) PHPUnit
5 1 (5.88%) Redmine
General
1 5 (29.41%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineer
1 9 (52.94%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior C++ Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) MFC
2 5 (29.41%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) SOAP
4 2 (11.76%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) XHTML
5 1 (5.88%) LAMP
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) WPF
5 1 (5.88%) Symfony
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Device Driver
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) OO
3 8 (47.06%) Automated Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 3 (17.65%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Kanban
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Web Usability
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
1 10 (58.82%) C++
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
1 8 (47.06%) Perforce
2 3 (17.65%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) JBoss
3 2 (11.76%) VMware