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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 78 131 164
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +33
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 101 65 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.11% 1.62% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.07% 8.86% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 69 61 18
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
718 734 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.10% 18.26% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 619 684 489
Average salary £43,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.17% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
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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
Stockport +8 11 £31,500 -45.21% 2
Salford -2 3 £37,500 -1.31%
Bolton - 3 £25,000 -
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 141 (71.57%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (42.64%) QA
3 78 (39.59%) Test Scripting
4 72 (36.55%) ISEB
5 62 (31.47%) Degree
6 56 (28.43%) Finance
7 51 (25.89%) Confluence
8 49 (24.87%) SQL
9 48 (24.37%) Git (software)
10 47 (23.86%) Selenium
11 45 (22.84%) SDLC
12 44 (22.34%) Windows
13 43 (21.83%) Java
13 43 (21.83%) Microsoft
13 43 (21.83%) Automated Testing
14 42 (21.32%) HP Quality Center
15 41 (20.81%) JavaScript
16 40 (20.30%) User Acceptance Testing
17 38 (19.29%) Functional Testing
18 34 (17.26%) Defect Management
19 30 (15.23%) Stakeholder Management
20 29 (14.72%) TDD
20 29 (14.72%) BDD
21 28 (14.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
21 28 (14.21%) Cucumber
21 28 (14.21%) Project Management
22 27 (13.71%) Team Foundation Server
22 27 (13.71%) Visualisation
22 27 (13.71%) Presales
23 26 (13.20%) Software Delivery

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 51 (25.89%) Confluence
2 20 (10.15%) Node.js
3 12 (6.09%) OpenStack
4 9 (4.57%) Drupal
4 9 (4.57%) IIS
4 9 (4.57%) Tomcat
4 9 (4.57%) WordPress
5 7 (3.55%) Apache
6 5 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.03%) JBoss
7 4 (2.03%) nginx
8 2 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.02%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.51%) CMS
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (13.20%) MS Office
2 18 (9.14%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.54%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.02%) Mingle
5 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Magento
1 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.52%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.52%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.52%) SaaS
4 3 (1.52%) Trello
5 2 (1.02%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.51%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.51%) GitHub
6 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.54%) HTTP
2 4 (2.03%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.52%) Broadband
3 3 (1.52%) Firewall
4 2 (1.02%) Internet
5 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.64%) Relational Database
2 15 (7.61%) MongoDB
2 15 (7.61%) MySQL
3 14 (7.11%) SQL Server
4 11 (5.58%) Redis
5 8 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.54%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.52%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.02%) GIS
9 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.51%) MS Access
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 48 (24.37%) Git (software)
2 47 (23.86%) Selenium
3 28 (14.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 28 (14.21%) Cucumber
4 27 (13.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (12.18%) Bugzilla
6 22 (11.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 21 (10.66%) HP UFT
8 20 (10.15%) Jenkins
9 12 (6.09%) FitNesse
10 8 (4.06%) Appium
10 8 (4.06%) TeamCity
10 8 (4.06%) WebDriver
11 7 (3.55%) Maven
12 6 (3.05%) Jasmine
12 6 (3.05%) NUnit
12 6 (3.05%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (3.05%) SpecFlow
13 5 (2.54%) Grunt
13 5 (2.54%) Redmine
General
1 56 (28.43%) Finance
2 13 (6.60%) Legal
3 8 (4.06%) Games
3 8 (4.06%) Marketing
4 7 (3.55%) Banking
5 4 (2.03%) Law
6 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.02%) Retail
8 1 (0.51%) Back Office
8 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (30.46%) Analyst
2 43 (21.83%) Tester
3 32 (16.24%) QA Engineer
4 31 (15.74%) Developer
5 30 (15.23%) Test Analyst
6 27 (13.71%) Business Analyst
7 26 (13.20%) QA Tester
7 26 (13.20%) Software Tester
7 26 (13.20%) Technical Analyst
7 26 (13.20%) Technical Business Analyst
8 20 (10.15%) Automated Tester
9 13 (6.60%) Software QA Tester
10 12 (6.09%) Test Engineer
11 11 (5.58%) Test Manager
12 10 (5.08%) QA Test Engineer
13 9 (4.57%) Software Analyst
13 9 (4.57%) Software Test Analyst
14 8 (4.06%) Cloud Engineer
14 8 (4.06%) Consultant
15 7 (3.55%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.69%) Web Services
2 23 (11.68%) XML
3 22 (11.17%) RESTful
4 21 (10.66%) HTML
5 18 (9.14%) CSS
6 17 (8.63%) HTML5
7 16 (8.12%) REST
8 14 (7.11%) JSON
9 13 (6.60%) .NET
10 11 (5.58%) AngularJS
10 11 (5.58%) jQuery
11 10 (5.08%) SOAP
12 9 (4.57%) CSS3
12 9 (4.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (4.06%) Symfony
14 6 (3.05%) LESS
14 6 (3.05%) RabbitMQ
15 5 (2.54%) Backbone.js
15 5 (2.54%) Sass
15 5 (2.54%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.71%) Visualisation
2 20 (10.15%) Computer Science
3 17 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.63%) PMI
4 13 (6.60%) Driving Licence
5 12 (6.09%) User Experience
6 10 (5.08%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.52%) iPad
8 2 (1.02%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.02%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.02%) Telematics
9 1 (0.51%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.51%) FMCG
9 1 (0.51%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 44 (22.34%) Windows
2 21 (10.66%) Linux
3 10 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.57%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.06%) Unix
6 5 (2.54%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.03%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.52%) AIX
8 3 (1.52%) CentOS
8 3 (1.52%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.51%) Android
9 1 (0.51%) HPUX
9 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (71.57%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (39.59%) Test Scripting
3 45 (22.84%) SDLC
4 43 (21.83%) Automated Testing
5 40 (20.30%) User Acceptance Testing
6 38 (19.29%) Functional Testing
7 34 (17.26%) Defect Management
8 30 (15.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (14.72%) BDD
9 29 (14.72%) TDD
10 28 (14.21%) Project Management
11 27 (13.71%) Presales
12 26 (13.20%) BPMN
12 26 (13.20%) Data Modelling
12 26 (13.20%) Logical Data Model
12 26 (13.20%) Requirements Analysis
12 26 (13.20%) Requirements Management
12 26 (13.20%) Software Delivery
12 26 (13.20%) UML
13 25 (12.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 49 (24.87%) SQL
2 43 (21.83%) Java
3 41 (20.81%) JavaScript
4 25 (12.69%) PHP
5 24 (12.18%) Python
6 19 (9.64%) C#
7 11 (5.58%) Ruby
8 9 (4.57%) Objective-C
9 7 (3.55%) C++
9 7 (3.55%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.54%) Go
11 3 (1.52%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.52%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.52%) C
12 2 (1.02%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.02%) VC++
13 1 (0.51%) VB
13 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.51%) VB6
Qualifications
1 72 (36.55%) ISEB
2 62 (31.47%) Degree
3 25 (12.69%) ISTQB
4 17 (8.63%) PMI Certification
5 11 (5.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (4.57%) HND
7 3 (1.52%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.51%) CBAP
8 1 (0.51%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (42.64%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 2 (1.02%) Docker
2 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 42 (21.32%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (7.61%) Puppet
3 8 (4.06%) SELinux
4 5 (2.54%) logstash
5 4 (2.03%) Ansible
6 3 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.51%) Packer
Vendors
1 43 (21.83%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.66%) HP
3 11 (5.58%) Atlassian
4 8 (4.06%) SaltStack
4 8 (4.06%) Twitter
5 7 (3.55%) Citrix
5 7 (3.55%) Telerik
6 3 (1.52%) Apple
6 3 (1.52%) New Relic
6 3 (1.52%) Oracle
6 3 (1.52%) Perforce
7 2 (1.02%) Adobe
7 2 (1.02%) ESRI
7 2 (1.02%) Google
7 2 (1.02%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.51%) Facebook
8 1 (0.51%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.51%) SAP
8 1 (0.51%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Missguided
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Missguided
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Missguided
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Missguided
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Music Group
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Music Group
Posted: 28 days ago