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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 161 162 153
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 27 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.66% 0.44% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.02% 3.23% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 17
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -28.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £41,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -8.23%
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
671 527 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.30% 13.66% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 554 458 555
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 29 August 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Manchester

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 27 (52.94%) Web Services
1 27 (52.94%) Linux
2 25 (49.02%) Windows
3 24 (47.06%) Java
3 24 (47.06%) SQL
4 22 (43.14%) Oracle
5 20 (39.22%) Oracle Database
6 19 (37.25%) Confluence
6 19 (37.25%) Configuration Management
7 17 (33.33%) HP
7 17 (33.33%) Scrum
8 16 (31.37%) QA
8 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
9 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
9 15 (29.41%) Atlassian
10 14 (27.45%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
11 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
11 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (21.57%) JUnit
12 11 (21.57%) C#
13 10 (19.61%) XML
13 10 (19.61%) Eclipse
13 10 (19.61%) Finance
13 10 (19.61%) Mercurial
14 9 (17.65%) AMQP
14 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (17.65%) JSON
14 9 (17.65%) Gradle

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (37.25%) Confluence
2 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.96%) FileNet
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.96%) WordPress
3 1 (1.96%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Magento
2 1 (1.96%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.84%) Route 53
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (3.92%) SaaS
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) AMQP
2 2 (3.92%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (3.92%) OpenVPN
2 2 (3.92%) VoIP
2 2 (3.92%) VPN
2 2 (3.92%) PPTP
2 2 (3.92%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) Oracle Database
2 14 (27.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (17.65%) MySQL
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.92%) Big Data
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) JUnit
2 10 (19.61%) Eclipse
2 10 (19.61%) Mercurial
3 9 (17.65%) Gradle
4 7 (13.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (9.80%) Selenium
6 3 (5.88%) Subversion
7 2 (3.92%) Bugzilla
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (3.92%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.96%) Hudson
8 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.96%) MSTest
8 1 (1.96%) Firebug
8 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.96%) TestDirector
8 1 (1.96%) NUnit
8 1 (1.96%) Maven
8 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Advertising
3 2 (3.92%) Military
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Developer
2 14 (27.45%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Tester
4 6 (11.76%) Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Software Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (5.88%) IT Support
7 3 (5.88%) QA Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Production Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Support Technician
8 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Agile Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) Web Services
2 10 (19.61%) XML
3 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 9 (17.65%) EJB
3 9 (17.65%) .NET
3 9 (17.65%) JMS
3 9 (17.65%) Hibernate
3 9 (17.65%) Spring
3 9 (17.65%) .NET Framework
3 9 (17.65%) Java EE
3 9 (17.65%) JSON
4 8 (15.69%) WCF
4 8 (15.69%) WF
4 8 (15.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
5 7 (13.73%) Apache Flex
6 3 (5.88%) HTML
6 3 (5.88%) J2EE
6 3 (5.88%) CSS
7 2 (3.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Open Source
2 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Linux
2 25 (49.02%) Windows
3 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.76%) CentOS
6 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) Fedora
6 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.92%) UNIX
6 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Configuration Management
2 17 (33.33%) Scrum
3 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (17.65%) TDD
5 8 (15.69%) Project Management
5 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (15.69%) ITIL
5 8 (15.69%) Incident Management
5 8 (15.69%) Problem Management
5 8 (15.69%) Capacity Management
6 7 (13.73%) Kanban
6 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
7 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 6 (11.76%) High Availability
8 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.84%) Integration Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Automated Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.84%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) Java
1 24 (47.06%) SQL
2 11 (21.57%) C#
3 6 (11.76%) PHP
3 6 (11.76%) C
4 3 (5.88%) Scala
4 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) C++
5 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.96%) Groovy
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
2 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.88%) Degree
5 2 (3.92%) ISEB
5 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (31.37%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) OpenView
2 4 (7.84%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (7.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Oracle
2 17 (33.33%) HP
3 15 (29.41%) Atlassian
4 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
5 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
6 9 (17.65%) IBM
7 8 (15.69%) Remedy
8 4 (7.84%) Perforce
9 2 (3.92%) Zend
9 2 (3.92%) Sage
9 2 (3.92%) Rackspace
9 2 (3.92%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.96%) EPiServer
10 1 (1.96%) Twitter
10 1 (1.96%) Adobe
10 1 (1.96%) JBoss
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