The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 49 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 1 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.27% - 3.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.13% - 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 16
Average salary £30,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
JIRA
Merseyside

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

Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
47 66 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.63% 13.02% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38 61 65
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

JIRA
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Liverpool

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (81.25%) Java
1 13 (81.25%) Selenium
1 13 (81.25%) WebDriver
1 13 (81.25%) Cucumber
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) C++
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 7 (43.75%) SOAP
5 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) Games
5 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
5 7 (43.75%) Online Games
5 7 (43.75%) SoapUI
5 7 (43.75%) Test Strategy
6 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 5 (31.25%) User Stories
7 5 (31.25%) SpecFlow
7 5 (31.25%) Automation Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Ruby
7 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
7 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (31.25%) TeamCity
7 5 (31.25%) Bugzilla
7 5 (31.25%) Hudson
7 5 (31.25%) BDD
7 5 (31.25%) Scrum
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) TDD

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Selenium
1 13 (81.25%) WebDriver
1 13 (81.25%) Cucumber
2 7 (43.75%) SoapUI
3 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (31.25%) Bugzilla
4 5 (31.25%) SpecFlow
4 5 (31.25%) Hudson
4 5 (31.25%) TeamCity
5 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (43.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Tester
1 7 (43.75%) Automation Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) SOAP
2 3 (18.75%) Qt
2 3 (18.75%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Online Games
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
1 7 (43.75%) Test Strategy
2 5 (31.25%) User Stories
2 5 (31.25%) Automation Testing
2 5 (31.25%) BDD
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
2 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) C++
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA