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 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 81 166 167
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +1
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 101 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.92% 0.66% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.09% 3.13% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 79 21 26
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
717 766 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.70% 20.91% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 607 667 505
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 1 May 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 1 May 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 - 6 £32,500 - 2
Salford +9 4 £37,500 -34.78% 1
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 150 (77.72%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (37.82%) SQL
3 64 (33.16%) Selenium
4 60 (31.09%) QA
5 57 (29.53%) Test Scripting
6 50 (25.91%) JavaScript
7 48 (24.87%) Degree
8 47 (24.35%) Java
9 46 (23.83%) Git (software)
10 43 (22.28%) ISEB
10 43 (22.28%) Finance
10 43 (22.28%) Confluence
11 41 (21.24%) Scrum
12 40 (20.73%) TDD
13 38 (19.69%) User Acceptance Testing
14 36 (18.65%) Microsoft
14 36 (18.65%) SDLC
15 35 (18.13%) BDD
16 31 (16.06%) Automated Testing
17 30 (15.54%) CSS
17 30 (15.54%) HTML
17 30 (15.54%) Defect Management
18 28 (14.51%) Continuous Integration
19 27 (13.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 27 (13.99%) Windows
19 27 (13.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
20 26 (13.47%) Visualisation
20 26 (13.47%) Node.js
20 26 (13.47%) DevOps
20 26 (13.47%) Web Services

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 43 (22.28%) Confluence
2 26 (13.47%) Node.js
3 15 (7.77%) OpenStack
4 8 (4.15%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.11%) nginx
6 5 (2.59%) CMS
6 5 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.55%) Drupal
7 3 (1.55%) IIS
7 3 (1.55%) WordPress
8 2 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.04%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.52%) Apache
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.52%) JBoss
9 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 25 (12.95%) MS Office
2 16 (8.29%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.59%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.04%) Sonata
3 1 (0.52%) Magento
3 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.18%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.59%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (2.59%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.59%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (1.55%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.04%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) GitHub
6 1 (0.52%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.07%) Internet
2 2 (1.04%) HTTP
3 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.47%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.33%) MongoDB
3 13 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (5.70%) MySQL
4 11 (5.70%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.18%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.15%) Redis
7 5 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (2.59%) Couchbase
8 4 (2.07%) Big Data
9 3 (1.55%) GIS
10 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.52%) DB2
11 1 (0.52%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.52%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 64 (33.16%) Selenium
2 46 (23.83%) Git (software)
3 27 (13.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 27 (13.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 22 (11.40%) Cucumber
5 21 (10.88%) Jenkins
6 17 (8.81%) Bugzilla
7 16 (8.29%) WebDriver
8 14 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (6.74%) Appium
10 10 (5.18%) HP UFT
11 8 (4.15%) Mercurial
11 8 (4.15%) SpecFlow
11 8 (4.15%) Subversion
12 7 (3.63%) Jasmine
12 7 (3.63%) JMeter
12 7 (3.63%) TeamCity
13 6 (3.11%) AccuRev
13 6 (3.11%) Karma Test Runner
13 6 (3.11%) Maven
General
1 43 (22.28%) Finance
2 15 (7.77%) Games
3 12 (6.22%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.18%) Legal
4 10 (5.18%) Marketing
5 6 (3.11%) Back Office
5 6 (3.11%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.59%) Billing
6 5 (2.59%) Electronics
6 5 (2.59%) Law
7 3 (1.55%) Retail
8 2 (1.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (27.46%) Analyst
2 44 (22.80%) Developer
3 32 (16.58%) Tester
4 26 (13.47%) Business Analyst
5 25 (12.95%) Technical Analyst
5 25 (12.95%) Technical Business Analyst
5 25 (12.95%) Test Analyst
6 24 (12.44%) QA Engineer
7 21 (10.88%) Software Tester
8 17 (8.81%) Automation Tester
9 15 (7.77%) .NET Developer
10 14 (7.25%) QA Tester
11 12 (6.22%) Cloud Engineer
12 11 (5.70%) Test Engineer
13 10 (5.18%) Java Engineer
14 9 (4.66%) Agile Tester
14 9 (4.66%) Automation Test Analyst
14 9 (4.66%) QA Automation Engineer
14 9 (4.66%) QA Test Engineer
15 8 (4.15%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.54%) CSS
1 30 (15.54%) HTML
2 26 (13.47%) .NET
2 26 (13.47%) Web Services
3 23 (11.92%) HTML5
3 23 (11.92%) RESTful
4 19 (9.84%) .NET Framework
5 18 (9.33%) JSON
6 17 (8.81%) REST
6 17 (8.81%) XML
7 16 (8.29%) jQuery
8 13 (6.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (6.22%) CSS3
10 11 (5.70%) AngularJS
10 11 (5.70%) ASP.NET
11 10 (5.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (5.18%) LINQ
11 10 (5.18%) SOAP
12 9 (4.66%) Entity Framework
12 9 (4.66%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.47%) Visualisation
2 20 (10.36%) Computer Science
3 16 (8.29%) User Experience
4 11 (5.70%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.15%) iPad
6 7 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.11%) PMI
8 5 (2.59%) Online Games
9 3 (1.55%) Blog
10 2 (1.04%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.04%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.04%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.04%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.04%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.04%) Telematics
11 1 (0.52%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.52%) Online Gambling
11 1 (0.52%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.99%) Windows
2 21 (10.88%) Linux
3 11 (5.70%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.70%) Unix
4 6 (3.11%) CentOS
5 5 (2.59%) Android
6 3 (1.55%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.04%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (77.72%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (29.53%) Test Scripting
3 41 (21.24%) Scrum
4 40 (20.73%) TDD
5 38 (19.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 36 (18.65%) SDLC
7 35 (18.13%) BDD
8 31 (16.06%) Automated Testing
9 30 (15.54%) Defect Management
10 28 (14.51%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (13.47%) BPMN
11 26 (13.47%) DevOps
11 26 (13.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (12.95%) Data Modelling
12 25 (12.95%) Logical Data Model
12 25 (12.95%) Project Management
12 25 (12.95%) Requirements Analysis
12 25 (12.95%) Requirements Management
12 25 (12.95%) Software Delivery
12 25 (12.95%) UML
Programming Languages
1 73 (37.82%) SQL
2 50 (25.91%) JavaScript
3 47 (24.35%) Java
4 24 (12.44%) C#
4 24 (12.44%) Python
5 18 (9.33%) PHP
6 10 (5.18%) Ruby
6 10 (5.18%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.63%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.59%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.59%) Go
8 5 (2.59%) XPath
9 2 (1.04%) C++
9 2 (1.04%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.04%) VC++
10 1 (0.52%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.52%) C
10 1 (0.52%) Scala
10 1 (0.52%) VB
10 1 (0.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 48 (24.87%) Degree
2 43 (22.28%) ISEB
3 24 (12.44%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.11%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.04%) HND
7 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (31.09%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (11.40%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (10.36%) Puppet
3 10 (5.18%) SELinux
4 6 (3.11%) Ansible
5 5 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.55%) Packer
Vendors
1 36 (18.65%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.66%) Atlassian
3 8 (4.15%) HP
3 8 (4.15%) Oracle
4 5 (2.59%) Citrix
4 5 (2.59%) Ektron
4 5 (2.59%) New Relic
4 5 (2.59%) SaltStack
4 5 (2.59%) SAP
5 3 (1.55%) Twitter
6 2 (1.04%) Apple
6 2 (1.04%) ESRI
6 2 (1.04%) FNZ
6 2 (1.04%) Google
6 2 (1.04%) Telerik
6 2 (1.04%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.52%) Facebook
7 1 (0.52%) hybris
7 1 (0.52%) IBM
7 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £0.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London and Greater Manchester
MI5
Salary: From £43,574 up to £49,741
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Amaze
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 12.5% Bonus + Flexible benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago