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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 158 162 174
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 37 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.89% 0.45% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.29% 3.24% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 9
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -27.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £39,850 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
700 524 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.81% 14.02% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 602 465 609
Average salary £37,554 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014. 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 +2 5 - -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 3 £47,500 -
Bury - 2 £21,500 - 1
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (42.42%) Java
2 28 (42.42%) Confluence
3 25 (37.88%) Linux
4 24 (36.36%) QA
5 23 (34.85%) HTML
5 23 (34.85%) CSS
5 23 (34.85%) Web Services
6 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 22 (33.33%) .NET
7 20 (30.30%) SQL
7 20 (30.30%) C#
7 20 (30.30%) Scrum
8 19 (28.79%) MVC
9 18 (27.27%) Windows
10 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET
10 17 (25.76%) jQuery
10 17 (25.76%) Mercurial
11 16 (24.24%) SC Cleared
11 16 (24.24%) Security Cleared
11 16 (24.24%) .NET Framework
12 15 (22.73%) Atlassian
12 15 (22.73%) XML
12 15 (22.73%) Oracle
13 14 (21.21%) MySQL
13 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
14 13 (19.70%) Web Design
14 13 (19.70%) PHP
15 12 (18.18%) Eclipse
15 12 (18.18%) Red Hat

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 28 (42.42%) Confluence
2 11 (16.67%) CMS
3 5 (7.58%) Umbraco
4 4 (6.06%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (4.55%) WordPress
5 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.55%) JBoss
5 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.03%) Joomla!
6 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.52%) LiveCycle
7 1 (1.52%) FileNet
7 1 (1.52%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Magento
1 2 (3.03%) Fredhopper
2 1 (1.52%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.06%) Route 53
2 4 (6.06%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) AMQP
2 2 (3.03%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (3.03%) OpenVPN
2 2 (3.03%) VoIP
2 2 (3.03%) VPN
2 2 (3.03%) PPTP
2 2 (3.03%) IPsec
2 2 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) MySQL
2 11 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 10 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.03%) Big Data
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (25.76%) Mercurial
2 12 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 12 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 11 (16.67%) Selenium
4 9 (13.64%) JUnit
4 9 (13.64%) Gradle
4 9 (13.64%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (10.61%) Bitbucket
5 7 (10.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (9.09%) TeamCity
7 5 (7.58%) WatiN
7 5 (7.58%) MSTest
7 5 (7.58%) NUnit
8 4 (6.06%) Subversion
9 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.03%) TestDirector
10 2 (3.03%) PHPUnit
10 2 (3.03%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.52%) Ant
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Automotive
3 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 3 (4.55%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (54.55%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) .NET Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 11 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Tester
4 11 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Junior
6 7 (10.61%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Junior Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Junior C# Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (6.06%) ScrumMaster
9 4 (6.06%) Support Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) HTML
1 23 (34.85%) CSS
1 23 (34.85%) Web Services
2 22 (33.33%) .NET
3 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET
3 17 (25.76%) jQuery
4 16 (24.24%) .NET Framework
5 15 (22.73%) XML
6 12 (18.18%) HTML5
7 11 (16.67%) CSS3
7 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (15.15%) JSON
9 9 (13.64%) EJB
9 9 (13.64%) Java EE
9 9 (13.64%) JMS
9 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (12.12%) WCF
11 7 (10.61%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
13 5 (7.58%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Open Source
2 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.88%) Linux
2 18 (27.27%) Windows
3 12 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (9.09%) CentOS
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.03%) UNIX
5 2 (3.03%) Fedora
5 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.52%) Android
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.30%) Scrum
3 19 (28.79%) MVC
4 13 (19.70%) Web Design
5 12 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 10 (15.15%) OO
6 10 (15.15%) TDD
7 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
8 8 (12.12%) Unit Testing
9 7 (10.61%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (9.09%) OOP
10 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.09%) Regression Testing
10 6 (9.09%) Test Scripting
10 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (9.09%) High Availability
11 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.58%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (7.58%) Test Automation
11 5 (7.58%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (42.42%) Java
2 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 20 (30.30%) C#
3 20 (30.30%) SQL
4 13 (19.70%) PHP
5 6 (9.09%) C
6 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.55%) Scala
8 2 (3.03%) PHP5
8 2 (3.03%) C++
9 1 (1.52%) Perl
9 1 (1.52%) Python
9 1 (1.52%) Ruby
9 1 (1.52%) Groovy
9 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.52%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) SC Cleared
1 16 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.67%) Degree
3 5 (7.58%) HND
4 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.55%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.55%) ISEB
6 2 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Puppet
2 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (22.73%) Oracle
1 15 (22.73%) Atlassian
2 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 8 (12.12%) HP
5 5 (7.58%) EPiServer
5 5 (7.58%) Telerik
6 4 (6.06%) Sitecore
6 4 (6.06%) Perforce
6 4 (6.06%) SAP
6 4 (6.06%) IBM
7 3 (4.55%) Adobe
8 2 (3.03%) Akamai
8 2 (3.03%) Zend
8 2 (3.03%) Twitter
8 2 (3.03%) Rackspace
8 2 (3.03%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.52%) Sencha
9 1 (1.52%) Sage
9 1 (1.52%) Remedy
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000+ PA depending on experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £19000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago