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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 156 167 153
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 29 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.73% 0.47% 0.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.20% 3.44% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 18
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 £23,550 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £40,700 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -9.41%
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
690 523 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.31% 13.72% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 583 462 585
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%

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 17 September 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Manchester

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 32 (59.26%) Web Services
2 27 (50.00%) Linux
3 25 (46.30%) Confluence
4 24 (44.44%) Java
4 24 (44.44%) Windows
4 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (42.59%) SQL
6 21 (38.89%) Oracle
7 19 (35.19%) Configuration Management
8 18 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 16 (29.63%) HP
9 16 (29.63%) Scrum
9 16 (29.63%) QA
10 15 (27.78%) Atlassian
10 15 (27.78%) SC Cleared
10 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
10 15 (27.78%) Mercurial
11 14 (25.93%) C#
11 14 (25.93%) .NET
11 14 (25.93%) MySQL
11 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
11 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
11 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
11 14 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (24.07%) WCF
13 12 (22.22%) XML
13 12 (22.22%) Red Hat
13 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (20.37%) Eclipse

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 25 (46.30%) Confluence
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) FileNet
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.85%) WordPress
3 1 (1.85%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.41%) Route 53
2 4 (7.41%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (3.70%) SaaS
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) AMQP
2 2 (3.70%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (3.70%) OpenVPN
2 2 (3.70%) VoIP
2 2 (3.70%) VPN
2 2 (3.70%) PPTP
2 2 (3.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 14 (25.93%) MySQL
2 14 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (12.96%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.70%) Big Data
7 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Mercurial
2 11 (20.37%) Eclipse
3 10 (18.52%) JUnit
4 9 (16.67%) Gradle
5 7 (12.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 5 (9.26%) Selenium
7 5 (9.26%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.70%) PHPUnit
8 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.70%) TestDirector
9 1 (1.85%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.85%) NUnit
9 1 (1.85%) Subversion
9 1 (1.85%) Maven
9 1 (1.85%) MSTest
9 1 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Advertising
3 5 (9.26%) Automotive
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.85%) Military
5 1 (1.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) Developer
2 15 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.96%) .NET Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Tester
4 6 (11.11%) Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 6 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Software Tester
5 5 (9.26%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.41%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (5.56%) Junior C# Developer
7 3 (5.56%) IT Support
7 3 (5.56%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) QA Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (59.26%) Web Services
2 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
2 14 (25.93%) .NET
2 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
3 13 (24.07%) WCF
4 12 (22.22%) XML
5 9 (16.67%) EJB
5 9 (16.67%) CSS
5 9 (16.67%) JMS
5 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 9 (16.67%) Spring
5 9 (16.67%) Java EE
5 9 (16.67%) JSON
5 9 (16.67%) HTML
5 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 8 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (14.81%) WF
6 8 (14.81%) jQuery
7 7 (12.96%) Apache Flex
8 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Open Source
3 2 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.00%) Linux
2 24 (44.44%) Windows
3 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (11.11%) CentOS
6 2 (3.70%) Fedora
6 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.70%) UNIX
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.19%) Configuration Management
3 16 (29.63%) Scrum
4 8 (14.81%) Project Management
4 8 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (14.81%) ITIL
4 8 (14.81%) TDD
4 8 (14.81%) Incident Management
4 8 (14.81%) Problem Management
4 8 (14.81%) Capacity Management
5 7 (12.96%) Kanban
5 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.11%) MVC
6 6 (11.11%) Web Design
6 6 (11.11%) High Availability
7 5 (9.26%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
7 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Integration Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (44.44%) Java
2 23 (42.59%) SQL
3 14 (25.93%) C#
4 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.96%) PHP
6 6 (11.11%) C
7 3 (5.56%) Scala
8 2 (3.70%) C++
9 1 (1.85%) Clojure
9 1 (1.85%) Groovy
9 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.63%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) OpenView
2 4 (7.41%) Puppet
3 3 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Oracle
2 16 (29.63%) HP
3 15 (27.78%) Atlassian
4 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 12 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 9 (16.67%) IBM
7 8 (14.81%) Remedy
8 4 (7.41%) Perforce
9 2 (3.70%) Zend
9 2 (3.70%) JBoss
9 2 (3.70%) Rackspace
9 2 (3.70%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.85%) EPiServer
10 1 (1.85%) Twitter
10 1 (1.85%) Adobe
10 1 (1.85%) Sage
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