The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 124 159 175
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +16
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 66 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.65% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.32% 3.29% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 62 16 12
Average salary £38,000 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.93% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
JIRA
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
708 547 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.68% 14.85% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 664 474 611
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

JIRA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Manchester

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Manchester

JIRA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Salford - 14 £38,000 -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 8 £47,500 -
Altrincham +7 4 £40,000 - 3
Stockport - 1 £57,500 - 1
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 67 (66.34%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (60.40%) JavaScript
3 56 (55.45%) HTML
4 55 (54.46%) CSS
5 50 (49.50%) .NET
6 48 (47.52%) C#
7 44 (43.56%) MVC
7 44 (43.56%) Degree
8 41 (40.59%) jQuery
9 36 (35.64%) SQL
9 36 (35.64%) ASP.NET
10 31 (30.69%) .NET Framework
11 30 (29.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (28.71%) Scrum
13 28 (27.72%) Web Design
14 27 (26.73%) CMS
14 27 (26.73%) MySQL
14 27 (26.73%) Git (software)
15 26 (25.74%) Selenium
15 26 (25.74%) HTML5
16 25 (24.75%) CSS3
16 25 (24.75%) Java
17 24 (23.76%) TDD
17 24 (23.76%) Computer Science
18 23 (22.77%) OO
19 22 (21.78%) Finance
19 22 (21.78%) BDD
19 22 (21.78%) QA
20 21 (20.79%) Confluence
20 21 (20.79%) PostgreSQL

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 27 (26.73%) CMS
2 21 (20.79%) Confluence
3 11 (10.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (8.91%) WordPress
5 7 (6.93%) Joomla!
6 5 (4.95%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.98%) Drupal
8 2 (1.98%) JBoss
8 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.99%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Magento
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.98%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.99%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.97%) SaaS
3 2 (1.98%) GitHub
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) SSH
2 2 (1.98%) Internet
2 2 (1.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.73%) MySQL
2 21 (20.79%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (15.84%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (26.73%) Git (software)
2 26 (25.74%) Selenium
3 17 (16.83%) Bitbucket
3 17 (16.83%) Mercurial
4 16 (15.84%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (13.86%) WatiN
6 13 (12.87%) TeamCity
7 11 (10.89%) Subversion
8 10 (9.90%) Visual Studio
9 7 (6.93%) QuickTest Pro
9 7 (6.93%) Cucumber
10 5 (4.95%) NUnit
10 5 (4.95%) MSTest
11 3 (2.97%) Ant
11 3 (2.97%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.98%) Maven
12 2 (1.98%) TestDirector
12 2 (1.98%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.99%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (21.78%) Finance
2 16 (15.84%) Automotive
3 7 (6.93%) Advertising
4 4 (3.96%) Retail
5 2 (1.98%) Games
6 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (53.47%) Developer
2 34 (33.66%) .NET Developer
3 23 (22.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 23 (22.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 23 (22.77%) C# Developer
4 21 (20.79%) Junior Developer
4 21 (20.79%) Junior
5 20 (19.80%) Tester
5 20 (19.80%) Senior Developer
6 19 (18.81%) Senior C# Developer
6 19 (18.81%) Senior .NET Developer
7 14 (13.86%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 14 (13.86%) Junior .NET Developer
7 14 (13.86%) Junior C# Developer
8 9 (8.91%) Analyst
8 9 (8.91%) Selenium Tester
9 8 (7.92%) PHP Developer
9 8 (7.92%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.92%) Project Manager
10 7 (6.93%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (55.45%) HTML
2 55 (54.46%) CSS
3 50 (49.50%) .NET
4 41 (40.59%) jQuery
5 36 (35.64%) ASP.NET
6 31 (30.69%) .NET Framework
7 30 (29.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (25.74%) HTML5
9 25 (24.75%) CSS3
10 21 (20.79%) XML
11 20 (19.80%) Web Services
12 17 (16.83%) WCF
13 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 16 (15.84%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (7.92%) CodeIgniter
14 8 (7.92%) AngularJS
14 8 (7.92%) Laravel
14 8 (7.92%) LAMP
15 7 (6.93%) XHTML
16 5 (4.95%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.76%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.93%) Photography
3 5 (4.95%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.97%) Open Source
5 2 (1.98%) User Experience
5 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.99%) Interactive TV
6 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.99%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.87%) Linux
2 9 (8.91%) Apple iOS
3 8 (7.92%) Android
4 6 (5.94%) Windows
5 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (66.34%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (43.56%) MVC
3 29 (28.71%) Scrum
4 28 (27.72%) Web Design
5 24 (23.76%) TDD
6 23 (22.77%) OO
7 22 (21.78%) BDD
8 21 (20.79%) Automated Testing
9 15 (14.85%) Regression Testing
9 15 (14.85%) Test Scripting
10 14 (13.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (13.86%) OOP
10 14 (13.86%) Project Management
10 14 (13.86%) Workflow
11 13 (12.87%) E-Commerce
12 12 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (11.88%) PRINCE
12 12 (11.88%) PRINCE2
13 10 (9.90%) Kanban
13 10 (9.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (60.40%) JavaScript
2 48 (47.52%) C#
3 36 (35.64%) SQL
4 25 (24.75%) Java
5 19 (18.81%) PHP
6 14 (13.86%) PL/SQL
7 7 (6.93%) PHP5
8 5 (4.95%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.98%) XPath
9 2 (1.98%) XQuery
10 1 (0.99%) Python
10 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.99%) Perl
10 1 (0.99%) C++
10 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.99%) Ruby
10 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 44 (43.56%) Degree
2 14 (13.86%) HND
3 6 (5.94%) PMP
3 6 (5.94%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.96%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.96%) ISEB
4 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (14.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.86%) Telerik
3 11 (10.89%) SAP
3 11 (10.89%) Sitecore
4 7 (6.93%) Adobe
5 5 (4.95%) Oracle
5 5 (4.95%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.98%) Zend
6 2 (1.98%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.98%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.98%) Akamai
6 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.98%) IBM
7 1 (0.99%) Sage
7 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.99%) Sencha
7 1 (0.99%) Twitter
7 1 (0.99%) AccuRev
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago