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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 128 161 176
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +15
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 53 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.48% 0.75% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.46% 5.01% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 51 26 7
Average salary £40,000 £42,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% +55.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
710 599 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.82% 14.97% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 625 494 514
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 July 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 29 July 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 - 10 £40,000 -
Stockport - 2 £37,500 - 1
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 48 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.59%) Degree
3 31 (39.74%) QA
4 29 (37.18%) Selenium
5 27 (34.62%) Scrum
6 26 (33.33%) .NET
7 23 (29.49%) Test Scripting
8 22 (28.21%) Finance
9 21 (26.92%) Automated Testing
9 21 (26.92%) C#
9 21 (26.92%) SQL
9 21 (26.92%) Windows
10 20 (25.64%) Linux
10 20 (25.64%) Computer Science
11 19 (24.36%) Java
11 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
12 17 (21.79%) PHP
12 17 (21.79%) Mobile App
13 16 (20.51%) MySQL
13 16 (20.51%) ISEB
14 15 (19.23%) Regression Testing
14 15 (19.23%) XML
14 15 (19.23%) Apple iOS
14 15 (19.23%) Manual Testing
14 15 (19.23%) Android
15 14 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (16.67%) TDD
16 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
16 13 (16.67%) Project Management
16 13 (16.67%) Puppet

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (10.26%) Confluence
2 4 (5.13%) Node.js
3 2 (2.56%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) Drupal
4 1 (1.28%) WordPress
4 1 (1.28%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.85%) SaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Heroku
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.82%) VPN
1 10 (12.82%) Network Security
2 8 (10.26%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
3 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) MySQL
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.28%) Redis
3 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (37.18%) Selenium
2 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 9 (11.54%) WatiN
4 7 (8.97%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 6 (7.69%) Bugzilla
6 5 (6.41%) HP UFT
7 4 (5.13%) Subversion
7 4 (5.13%) FitNesse
8 3 (3.85%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.85%) Maven
8 3 (3.85%) ClearCase
8 3 (3.85%) Ant
8 3 (3.85%) AccuRev
8 3 (3.85%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.56%) PHPUnit
9 2 (2.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (28.21%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Retail
4 3 (3.85%) Law
4 3 (3.85%) Games
5 2 (2.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.64%) Tester
2 16 (20.51%) Developer
3 14 (17.95%) Analyst
3 14 (17.95%) QA Tester
4 10 (12.82%) Test Engineer
4 10 (12.82%) Test Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Automated Tester
6 8 (10.26%) Software Tester
7 7 (8.97%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.41%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.13%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) QA Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (33.33%) .NET
2 15 (19.23%) XML
3 11 (14.10%) HTML
4 10 (12.82%) CSS
5 8 (10.26%) Web Services
5 8 (10.26%) LAMP
6 5 (6.41%) jQuery
6 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.13%) Ajax
7 4 (5.13%) HTML5
7 4 (5.13%) Ember.js
7 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.13%) Backbone.js
8 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (3.85%) CSS3
8 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.56%) WinForms
9 2 (2.56%) SOAP
9 2 (2.56%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Computer Science
2 17 (21.79%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.41%) Interactive TV
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.56%) User Experience
5 2 (2.56%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.28%) iPad
6 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.28%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.28%) PMI
6 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.28%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Windows
2 20 (25.64%) Linux
3 15 (19.23%) Android
3 15 (19.23%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.28%) CentOS
5 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.62%) Scrum
3 23 (29.49%) Test Scripting
4 21 (26.92%) Automated Testing
5 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
6 15 (19.23%) Regression Testing
6 15 (19.23%) Manual Testing
7 14 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (16.67%) TDD
8 13 (16.67%) Project Management
9 12 (15.38%) Software Testing
9 12 (15.38%) SDLC
10 11 (14.10%) Workflow
10 11 (14.10%) Test Automation
10 11 (14.10%) User Stories
10 11 (14.10%) DevOps
11 10 (12.82%) Mentoring
11 10 (12.82%) Automation Testing
11 10 (12.82%) Configuration Management
12 8 (10.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.92%) C#
1 21 (26.92%) SQL
2 19 (24.36%) Java
3 17 (21.79%) PHP
4 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.10%) PL/SQL
6 10 (12.82%) C++
7 6 (7.69%) Python
8 5 (6.41%) Objective-C
8 5 (6.41%) Ruby
9 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.85%) Perl
10 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.56%) VB
10 2 (2.56%) VB6
11 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (43.59%) Degree
2 16 (20.51%) ISEB
3 11 (14.10%) HND
3 11 (14.10%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.85%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.56%) PMP
5 2 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.28%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (39.74%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (8.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) Puppet
2 9 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (10.26%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.28%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Telerik
2 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.13%) Perforce
4 3 (3.85%) HP
5 2 (2.56%) SAP
5 2 (2.56%) Progress
5 2 (2.56%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.28%) Google
6 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.28%) hybris
6 1 (1.28%) Twitter
6 1 (1.28%) New Relic
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix
6 1 (1.28%) McAfee
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
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Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & More
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Accenture
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