The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 76 148 173
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +25
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 107 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.16% 0.95% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.48% 4.20% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 91 29 21
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £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
691 738 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.38% 22.57% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 610 636 495
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +21 9 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Salford +7 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Bury - 2 £57,500 -
Bolton - 1 - -
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 163 (79.90%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (39.71%) SQL
3 69 (33.82%) Selenium
4 67 (32.84%) Java
5 62 (30.39%) QA
6 53 (25.98%) JavaScript
7 52 (25.49%) Git (software)
8 51 (25.00%) Degree
8 51 (25.00%) TDD
9 48 (23.53%) Test Scripting
10 47 (23.04%) Scrum
10 47 (23.04%) Confluence
11 45 (22.06%) Finance
12 40 (19.61%) Microsoft
13 39 (19.12%) SDLC
14 38 (18.63%) User Acceptance Testing
15 37 (18.14%) .NET
16 35 (17.16%) ISEB
16 35 (17.16%) BDD
17 34 (16.67%) Automated Testing
18 33 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (16.18%) HTML
18 33 (16.18%) CSS
19 32 (15.69%) Defect Management
20 31 (15.20%) C#
21 29 (14.22%) SQL Server
21 29 (14.22%) Linux
22 27 (13.24%) Software Delivery
22 27 (13.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
23 26 (12.75%) RESTful

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (23.04%) Confluence
2 25 (12.25%) Node.js
3 15 (7.35%) OpenStack
3 15 (7.35%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.94%) CMS
4 6 (2.94%) nginx
5 5 (2.45%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.47%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (1.47%) Commerce Server
6 3 (1.47%) Drupal
6 3 (1.47%) IIS
6 3 (1.47%) WordPress
7 2 (0.98%) JBoss
8 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.49%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (12.25%) MS Office
2 21 (10.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.49%) MS Project
3 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.98%) Sonata
3 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (2.94%) Amazon S3
3 6 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (1.96%) CloudFront
6 3 (1.47%) SaaS
7 1 (0.49%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.96%) Internet
2 2 (0.98%) HTTP
3 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.22%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.29%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.39%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (4.90%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.43%) Big Data
7 6 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (2.94%) MySQL
8 5 (2.45%) Couchbase
8 5 (2.45%) DB2
8 5 (2.45%) GIS
8 5 (2.45%) Redis
9 4 (1.96%) Hazelcast
10 3 (1.47%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.49%) MS Access
11 1 (0.49%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.49%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 69 (33.82%) Selenium
2 52 (25.49%) Git (software)
3 27 (13.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 26 (12.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 25 (12.25%) Jenkins
6 21 (10.29%) Cucumber
7 19 (9.31%) WebDriver
8 14 (6.86%) Bugzilla
9 13 (6.37%) Appium
10 11 (5.39%) Maven
10 11 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (4.90%) JMeter
12 9 (4.41%) Mercurial
13 8 (3.92%) AccuRev
13 8 (3.92%) Subversion
14 7 (3.43%) Gradle
14 7 (3.43%) JUnit
15 6 (2.94%) Karma Test Runner
15 6 (2.94%) SpecFlow
15 6 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (22.06%) Finance
2 14 (6.86%) Games
3 12 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.41%) Marketing
5 8 (3.92%) Back Office
5 8 (3.92%) Legal
6 7 (3.43%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.43%) Retail
7 5 (2.45%) Billing
7 5 (2.45%) Electronics
8 3 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 61 (29.90%) Developer
2 52 (25.49%) Analyst
3 37 (18.14%) Tester
4 29 (14.22%) QA Engineer
5 26 (12.75%) Business Analyst
6 25 (12.25%) Technical Analyst
6 25 (12.25%) Technical Business Analyst
7 23 (11.27%) Test Analyst
8 21 (10.29%) .NET Developer
9 20 (9.80%) Automation Tester
9 20 (9.80%) Software Tester
10 17 (8.33%) QA Tester
11 14 (6.86%) Senior Developer
12 13 (6.37%) Java Developer
12 13 (6.37%) Java Engineer
13 11 (5.39%) Cloud Engineer
13 11 (5.39%) QA Automation Engineer
14 10 (4.90%) C# Developer
15 9 (4.41%) Automation Test Analyst
15 9 (4.41%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.14%) .NET
2 33 (16.18%) CSS
2 33 (16.18%) HTML
3 26 (12.75%) RESTful
4 24 (11.76%) .NET Framework
4 24 (11.76%) HTML5
5 23 (11.27%) Web Services
6 19 (9.31%) jQuery
6 19 (9.31%) REST
7 18 (8.82%) XML
8 16 (7.84%) JSON
9 15 (7.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (6.37%) ASP.NET
11 12 (5.88%) AngularJS
11 12 (5.88%) SOAP
12 11 (5.39%) CSS3
12 11 (5.39%) Entity Framework
12 11 (5.39%) Spring
12 11 (5.39%) WCF
13 10 (4.90%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.76%) Visualisation
2 22 (10.78%) Computer Science
3 16 (7.84%) User Experience
4 15 (7.35%) iPad
4 15 (7.35%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.92%) Online Games
7 4 (1.96%) PMI
8 3 (1.47%) Blog
8 3 (1.47%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.47%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.98%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.98%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.98%) Telematics
10 1 (0.49%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.49%) iPhone
10 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.49%) Online Gambling
10 1 (0.49%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.22%) Linux
2 26 (12.75%) Windows
3 11 (5.39%) Android
3 11 (5.39%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.39%) CentOS
3 11 (5.39%) Unix
4 5 (2.45%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (79.90%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (25.00%) TDD
3 48 (23.53%) Test Scripting
4 47 (23.04%) Scrum
5 39 (19.12%) SDLC
6 38 (18.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 35 (17.16%) BDD
8 34 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 33 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (15.69%) Defect Management
11 27 (13.24%) Software Delivery
12 26 (12.75%) BPMN
13 25 (12.25%) Data Modelling
13 25 (12.25%) Presales
13 25 (12.25%) Project Management
13 25 (12.25%) Requirements Analysis
13 25 (12.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (12.25%) UML
14 24 (11.76%) Functional Testing
15 23 (11.27%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 81 (39.71%) SQL
2 67 (32.84%) Java
3 53 (25.98%) JavaScript
4 31 (15.20%) C#
5 20 (9.80%) Python
6 12 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.39%) PHP
7 11 (5.39%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.41%) Ruby
9 7 (3.43%) Scala
10 6 (2.94%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.94%) Groovy
11 5 (2.45%) XPath
12 3 (1.47%) Jython
12 3 (1.47%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.98%) C++
13 2 (0.98%) ES6
13 2 (0.98%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.98%) VC++
14 1 (0.49%) Go
Qualifications
1 51 (25.00%) Degree
2 35 (17.16%) ISEB
3 17 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.96%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.98%) HND
7 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (30.39%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.43%) Docker
2 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (10.29%) Puppet
2 18 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (4.90%) SELinux
4 6 (2.94%) Ansible
4 6 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.96%) Packer
Vendors
1 40 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.29%) Oracle
3 12 (5.88%) Atlassian
4 6 (2.94%) HP
4 6 (2.94%) New Relic
4 6 (2.94%) SaltStack
5 5 (2.45%) Ektron
5 5 (2.45%) IBM
5 5 (2.45%) SAP
6 3 (1.47%) Twitter
7 2 (0.98%) Apple
7 2 (0.98%) FNZ
7 2 (0.98%) Telerik
7 2 (0.98%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.49%) Citrix
8 1 (0.49%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.49%) ESRI
8 1 (0.49%) Facebook
8 1 (0.49%) Google
8 1 (0.49%) SOASTA, Inc
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