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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 138 153 178
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +25
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 50 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.31% 0.61% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.68% 3.92% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 49 21 8
Average salary £38,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
651 586 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.02% 15.55% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 593 489 475
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Salford +5 11 £38,000 -20.83%
Altrincham +8 6 £40,000 - 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 3 £47,500 -
Cheadle - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £57,500 -
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 70 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (58.49%) JavaScript
3 58 (54.72%) HTML
4 57 (53.77%) CSS
5 52 (49.06%) .NET
6 50 (47.17%) C#
7 49 (46.23%) Degree
8 44 (41.51%) MVC
9 42 (39.62%) jQuery
10 37 (34.91%) ASP.NET
11 36 (33.96%) SQL
12 32 (30.19%) Scrum
13 31 (29.25%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (27.36%) Computer Science
14 29 (27.36%) .NET Framework
15 28 (26.42%) MySQL
16 27 (25.47%) TDD
16 27 (25.47%) CMS
17 26 (24.53%) Web Design
17 26 (24.53%) Selenium
17 26 (24.53%) Git (software)
17 26 (24.53%) HTML5
18 25 (23.58%) BDD
18 25 (23.58%) CSS3
18 25 (23.58%) Java
19 24 (22.64%) OO
20 23 (21.70%) Finance
21 22 (20.75%) QA
22 21 (19.81%) Automated Testing
22 21 (19.81%) XML

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 27 (25.47%) CMS
2 20 (18.87%) Confluence
3 11 (10.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (8.49%) WordPress
5 7 (6.60%) Joomla!
6 4 (3.77%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.83%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.89%) JBoss
8 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.89%) Drupal
9 1 (0.94%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Magento
1 2 (1.89%) Fredhopper
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.89%) SaaS
2 2 (1.89%) GitHub
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.60%) SSH
2 3 (2.83%) Internet
3 2 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.42%) MySQL
2 20 (18.87%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (24.53%) Selenium
1 26 (24.53%) Git (software)
2 16 (15.09%) Mercurial
2 16 (15.09%) Bitbucket
3 15 (14.15%) Octopus Deploy
3 15 (14.15%) WatiN
4 13 (12.26%) TeamCity
5 11 (10.38%) Subversion
6 10 (9.43%) Visual Studio
7 7 (6.60%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (6.60%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.77%) NUnit
8 4 (3.77%) MSTest
9 3 (2.83%) Ant
10 2 (1.89%) AccuRev
10 2 (1.89%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.89%) Maven
11 1 (0.94%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.94%) TestDirector
General
1 23 (21.70%) Finance
2 15 (14.15%) Automotive
3 7 (6.60%) Advertising
4 3 (2.83%) Retail
5 2 (1.89%) Games
6 1 (0.94%) Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (52.83%) Developer
2 34 (32.08%) .NET Developer
3 23 (21.70%) C# Developer
3 23 (21.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 23 (21.70%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (19.81%) Tester
4 21 (19.81%) Senior Developer
5 20 (18.87%) Junior
5 20 (18.87%) Junior Developer
5 20 (18.87%) Senior C# Developer
5 20 (18.87%) Senior .NET Developer
6 13 (12.26%) Junior .NET Developer
6 13 (12.26%) Junior C# Developer
6 13 (12.26%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 9 (8.49%) Selenium Tester
7 9 (8.49%) Project Manager
7 9 (8.49%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (7.55%) QA Tester
8 8 (7.55%) PHP Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (54.72%) HTML
2 57 (53.77%) CSS
3 52 (49.06%) .NET
4 42 (39.62%) jQuery
5 37 (34.91%) ASP.NET
6 31 (29.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (27.36%) .NET Framework
8 26 (24.53%) HTML5
9 25 (23.58%) CSS3
10 21 (19.81%) XML
11 18 (16.98%) Web Services
12 16 (15.09%) WCF
13 15 (14.15%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (14.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (7.55%) Laravel
14 8 (7.55%) AngularJS
14 8 (7.55%) Ajax
14 8 (7.55%) CodeIgniter
14 8 (7.55%) LAMP
15 7 (6.60%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.36%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.60%) Photography
3 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.77%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (2.83%) Open Source
6 2 (1.89%) User Experience
6 2 (1.89%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.94%) Interactive TV
7 1 (0.94%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.09%) Linux
2 10 (9.43%) Windows
3 9 (8.49%) Android
3 9 (8.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (41.51%) MVC
3 32 (30.19%) Scrum
4 27 (25.47%) TDD
5 26 (24.53%) Web Design
6 25 (23.58%) BDD
7 24 (22.64%) OO
8 21 (19.81%) Automated Testing
9 17 (16.04%) Project Management
10 16 (15.09%) Regression Testing
10 16 (15.09%) Test Scripting
11 15 (14.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (14.15%) PRINCE
11 15 (14.15%) Workflow
11 15 (14.15%) PRINCE2
11 15 (14.15%) OOP
12 13 (12.26%) Software Engineering
12 13 (12.26%) Agile Project Management
12 13 (12.26%) Kanban
13 12 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 62 (58.49%) JavaScript
2 50 (47.17%) C#
3 36 (33.96%) SQL
4 25 (23.58%) Java
5 16 (15.09%) PHP
6 15 (14.15%) PL/SQL
7 7 (6.60%) PHP5
8 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.89%) XPath
9 2 (1.89%) XQuery
9 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.94%) Python
10 1 (0.94%) C++
10 1 (0.94%) Perl
10 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.94%) Ruby
10 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (46.23%) Degree
2 15 (14.15%) HND
3 8 (7.55%) PMP
3 8 (7.55%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.83%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.83%) ISEB
4 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.94%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) VCP4
5 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.75%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (14.15%) Telerik
2 14 (13.21%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.38%) SAP
3 11 (10.38%) Sitecore
4 7 (6.60%) Adobe
5 5 (4.72%) Oracle
6 4 (3.77%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.89%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.89%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.89%) Akamai
7 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.89%) IBM
8 1 (0.94%) Zend
8 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.94%) Sencha
8 1 (0.94%) Twitter
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