The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 23 33 58
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +25
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 37 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 9.30% 6.13% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.22% 45.45% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 0
Average salary £65,000 £53,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
JIRA
Bedfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
92 55 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 23.12% 13.48% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 63 22 45
Average salary £59,500 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.82% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

JIRA
Salary Trend in Luton

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Luton

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Luton region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Luton

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) Scrum
3 18 (46.15%) SAP
4 17 (43.59%) Java
4 17 (43.59%) CRM
5 11 (28.21%) .NET
6 10 (25.64%) SQL
6 10 (25.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (25.64%) Confluence
7 9 (23.08%) Retail
8 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (17.95%) DevOps
9 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
9 7 (17.95%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (17.95%) Puppet
9 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (17.95%) Atlassian
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.95%) C#
9 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
9 7 (17.95%) MS Office
10 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
10 6 (15.38%) MySQL
10 6 (15.38%) Oracle
10 6 (15.38%) HTML
10 6 (15.38%) ABAP
10 6 (15.38%) CSS
10 6 (15.38%) SOAP
10 6 (15.38%) Web Services

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 10 (25.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) MySQL
2 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 6 (15.38%) Selenium
1 6 (15.38%) Subversion
1 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.26%) ClearQuest
2 4 (10.26%) HP UFT
2 4 (10.26%) LoadRunner
3 3 (7.69%) Bugzilla
3 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.69%) JMeter
3 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 3 (7.69%) Testopia
4 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
4 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.56%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (23.08%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Scrum Master
2 7 (17.95%) DevOps Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Environment Manager
3 6 (15.38%) SAP Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Scrum Master
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Release Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Tester
5 3 (7.69%) Unix Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 6 (15.38%) CSS
2 6 (15.38%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) REST
2 6 (15.38%) SOAP
2 6 (15.38%) Web Services
3 3 (7.69%) Middleware
4 2 (5.13%) Qt
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (12.82%) User Experience
3 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.69%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) Scrum
3 17 (43.59%) CRM
4 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (17.95%) DevOps
4 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
5 5 (12.82%) User Stories
6 4 (10.26%) Defect Management
6 4 (10.26%) Functional Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Release Management
6 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.69%) Agile Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) Java
2 10 (25.64%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) C#
4 6 (15.38%) ABAP
5 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) HP ASE
2 3 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (17.95%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (17.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) SAP
2 7 (17.95%) Atlassian
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) Adobe
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) HP
5 3 (7.69%) Rally
5 3 (7.69%) TIBCO
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