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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 157 160 189
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +29
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 24 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.66% 0.75% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.28% 5.00% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 2
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% -5.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £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
731 600 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.21% 14.94% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 640 513 544
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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
Altrincham -3 4 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Salford -2 3 £57,500 +19.79%
Cheadle - 1 - -
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 63 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 47 (52.22%) Degree
4 43 (47.78%) HTML
5 41 (45.56%) CSS
6 39 (43.33%) .NET
7 36 (40.00%) C#
8 33 (36.67%) Scrum
9 31 (34.44%) SQL
9 31 (34.44%) jQuery
10 30 (33.33%) MVC
11 28 (31.11%) Computer Science
12 25 (27.78%) ASP.NET
12 25 (27.78%) BDD
13 24 (26.67%) MySQL
13 24 (26.67%) TDD
14 23 (25.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (22.22%) QA
15 20 (22.22%) Selenium
15 20 (22.22%) .NET Framework
15 20 (22.22%) Project Management
16 19 (21.11%) OO
16 19 (21.11%) CMS
16 19 (21.11%) Git (software)
17 18 (20.00%) Finance
17 18 (20.00%) PRINCE2
18 17 (18.89%) Java
18 17 (18.89%) PRINCE
18 17 (18.89%) Web Design
18 17 (18.89%) HTML5

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (21.11%) CMS
2 14 (15.56%) Confluence
3 8 (8.89%) WordPress
3 8 (8.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (6.67%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.22%) Drupal
5 2 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.11%) MS Project
3 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Magento
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.22%) SaaS
2 2 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.78%) Internet
2 6 (6.67%) SSH
3 2 (2.22%) HTTP
4 1 (1.11%) VPN
4 1 (1.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.67%) MySQL
2 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
3 13 (14.44%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Selenium
2 19 (21.11%) Git (software)
3 11 (12.22%) Mercurial
3 11 (12.22%) WatiN
3 11 (12.22%) Bitbucket
4 9 (10.00%) Subversion
5 8 (8.89%) Visual Studio
5 8 (8.89%) TeamCity
5 8 (8.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 6 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (4.44%) AccuRev
8 2 (2.22%) Bugzilla
8 2 (2.22%) Maven
8 2 (2.22%) Ant
9 1 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (1.11%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 18 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (11.11%) Automotive
3 6 (6.67%) Advertising
4 3 (3.33%) Games
5 2 (2.22%) Law
5 2 (2.22%) Back Office
6 1 (1.11%) Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (47.78%) Developer
2 26 (28.89%) .NET Developer
3 17 (18.89%) Tester
4 16 (17.78%) Junior
4 16 (17.78%) Junior Developer
5 15 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 15 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 15 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 15 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 15 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (14.44%) Project Manager
7 10 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
7 10 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
7 10 (11.11%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.89%) QA Tester
9 7 (7.78%) PHP Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Automated Tester
10 6 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 6 (6.67%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (47.78%) HTML
2 41 (45.56%) CSS
3 39 (43.33%) .NET
4 31 (34.44%) jQuery
5 25 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 23 (25.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 17 (18.89%) HTML5
8 17 (18.89%) CSS3
9 15 (16.67%) Web Services
10 13 (14.44%) XML
11 11 (12.22%) WCF
12 10 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (8.89%) LAMP
14 7 (7.78%) CodeIgniter
14 7 (7.78%) Laravel
14 7 (7.78%) Ajax
15 6 (6.67%) XHTML
15 6 (6.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.67%) Photography
3 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.33%) Interactive TV
4 2 (2.22%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) Open Source
5 1 (1.11%) iPad
5 1 (1.11%) User Experience
5 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.11%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.78%) Linux
2 15 (16.67%) Windows
3 9 (10.00%) Android
3 9 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.67%) Scrum
3 30 (33.33%) MVC
4 25 (27.78%) BDD
5 24 (26.67%) TDD
6 20 (22.22%) Project Management
7 19 (21.11%) OO
8 18 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 17 (18.89%) PRINCE
9 17 (18.89%) Web Design
10 16 (17.78%) Automated Testing
10 16 (17.78%) Software Engineering
11 15 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
11 15 (16.67%) Kanban
12 13 (14.44%) Test Scripting
13 11 (12.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (12.22%) OOP
13 11 (12.22%) Regression Testing
13 11 (12.22%) Workflow
14 10 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 48 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 36 (40.00%) C#
3 31 (34.44%) SQL
4 17 (18.89%) Java
5 12 (13.33%) PHP
6 11 (12.22%) PL/SQL
7 6 (6.67%) PHP5
8 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.22%) XQuery
9 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.22%) VB
9 2 (2.22%) C++
9 2 (2.22%) VB6
9 2 (2.22%) XPath
10 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 47 (52.22%) Degree
2 11 (12.22%) HND
3 8 (8.89%) PMP
3 8 (8.89%) PMI Certification
4 6 (6.67%) ISTQB
5 5 (5.56%) ISEB
6 1 (1.11%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (12.22%) Telerik
2 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.89%) SAP
3 8 (8.89%) Sitecore
4 6 (6.67%) Adobe
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle
6 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.22%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.11%) hybris
7 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.11%) Perforce
7 1 (1.11%) Zend
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