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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 129 164 166
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +2
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 61 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.55% 0.66% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.24% 4.02% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 57 23 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.12%
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
740 671 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.86% 16.30% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 667 554 458
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,450 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 - 11 £40,000 -
Stockport - 5 £32,500 - 2
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 59 (64.13%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (47.83%) QA
3 39 (42.39%) Degree
4 37 (40.22%) Test Scripting
5 35 (38.04%) Selenium
6 33 (35.87%) Finance
7 31 (33.70%) Scrum
8 28 (30.43%) SQL
8 28 (30.43%) .NET
8 28 (30.43%) ISEB
9 27 (29.35%) Automated Testing
10 24 (26.09%) Windows
11 23 (25.00%) PHP
11 23 (25.00%) Java
12 21 (22.83%) Computer Science
13 20 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
13 20 (21.74%) C#
14 19 (20.65%) XML
14 19 (20.65%) Software Engineering
14 19 (20.65%) Mobile App
14 19 (20.65%) SDLC
15 18 (19.57%) Manual Testing
15 18 (19.57%) Linux
15 18 (19.57%) Microsoft
16 17 (18.48%) Project Management
16 17 (18.48%) Regression Testing
16 17 (18.48%) HP Quality Center
17 15 (16.30%) User Stories
17 15 (16.30%) Test Automation
17 15 (16.30%) MySQL

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 14 (15.22%) Confluence
2 5 (5.43%) Node.js
3 4 (4.35%) IIS
3 4 (4.35%) Apache
4 3 (3.26%) Drupal
4 3 (3.26%) WordPress
5 1 (1.09%) nginx
5 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.61%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS Project
3 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.26%) SaaS
3 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.09%) Heroku
4 1 (1.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.87%) VPN
1 10 (10.87%) Network Security
2 7 (7.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) HTTP
3 1 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.30%) MySQL
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.26%) Redis
3 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (38.04%) Selenium
2 12 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.87%) HP UFT
3 10 (10.87%) Cucumber
4 9 (9.78%) Jenkins
4 9 (9.78%) Bugzilla
5 8 (8.70%) FitNesse
5 8 (8.70%) WatiN
6 6 (6.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (4.35%) Subversion
9 3 (3.26%) Maven
9 3 (3.26%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.26%) Ant
9 3 (3.26%) ClearCase
9 3 (3.26%) PhpStorm
9 3 (3.26%) SonarQube
9 3 (3.26%) Redmine
10 2 (2.17%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.17%) AccuRev
General
1 33 (35.87%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Banking
3 5 (5.43%) Retail
4 4 (4.35%) Law
5 3 (3.26%) Games
5 3 (3.26%) Marketing
6 2 (2.17%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.17%) Legal
6 2 (2.17%) Back Office
7 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (28.26%) Tester
2 22 (23.91%) Analyst
3 21 (22.83%) QA Tester
4 13 (14.13%) Developer
4 13 (14.13%) Test Analyst
5 11 (11.96%) Software Tester
5 11 (11.96%) QA Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) Test Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Project Manager
7 9 (9.78%) Business Analyst
8 8 (8.70%) Automated Tester
9 6 (6.52%) Technical Business Analyst
9 6 (6.52%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (3.26%) QA Automation Engineer
11 3 (3.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.43%) .NET
2 19 (20.65%) XML
3 11 (11.96%) Web Services
4 9 (9.78%) HTML
5 8 (8.70%) LAMP
5 8 (8.70%) CSS
6 6 (6.52%) HTML5
7 5 (5.43%) Ember.js
7 5 (5.43%) AngularJS
7 5 (5.43%) Backbone.js
8 3 (3.26%) RESTful
8 3 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (3.26%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (3.26%) CSS3
8 3 (3.26%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.26%) Symfony
9 2 (2.17%) PhoneGap
9 2 (2.17%) SOAP
9 2 (2.17%) WinForms
9 2 (2.17%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.83%) Computer Science
2 19 (20.65%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.52%) Visualisation
5 5 (5.43%) Interactive TV
6 4 (4.35%) PMI
7 2 (2.17%) User Experience
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.09%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.09%) Windows
2 18 (19.57%) Linux
3 13 (14.13%) Android
3 13 (14.13%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.09%) UNIX
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (64.13%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (40.22%) Test Scripting
3 31 (33.70%) Scrum
4 27 (29.35%) Automated Testing
5 20 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (20.65%) Software Engineering
6 19 (20.65%) SDLC
7 18 (19.57%) Manual Testing
8 17 (18.48%) Project Management
8 17 (18.48%) Regression Testing
9 15 (16.30%) Test Automation
9 15 (16.30%) User Stories
10 14 (15.22%) TDD
11 13 (14.13%) Software Testing
11 13 (14.13%) Workflow
12 11 (11.96%) Waterfall
12 11 (11.96%) DevOps
13 10 (10.87%) Automation Testing
13 10 (10.87%) Configuration Management
14 8 (8.70%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.43%) SQL
2 23 (25.00%) Java
2 23 (25.00%) PHP
3 20 (21.74%) C#
4 13 (14.13%) PL/SQL
5 11 (11.96%) JavaScript
6 10 (10.87%) C++
7 7 (7.61%) Python
8 6 (6.52%) Ruby
9 5 (5.43%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.26%) Perl
11 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.17%) VB
11 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.17%) VB6
12 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (42.39%) Degree
2 28 (30.43%) ISEB
3 13 (14.13%) HND
4 12 (13.04%) ISTQB
5 4 (4.35%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.09%) IIBA
7 1 (1.09%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (47.83%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (7.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (18.48%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (14.13%) Puppet
3 8 (8.70%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.26%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.13%) Telerik
3 9 (9.78%) HP
4 4 (4.35%) Perforce
4 4 (4.35%) SaltStack
5 3 (3.26%) Twitter
5 3 (3.26%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.17%) SAP
6 2 (2.17%) Progress
6 2 (2.17%) Citrix
7 1 (1.09%) McAfee
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle
7 1 (1.09%) hybris
7 1 (1.09%) Google
7 1 (1.09%) New Relic
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago