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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 131 162 176
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +14
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 61 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.46% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.46% 2.86% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 52 12 9
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -41.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
721 524 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.20% 14.10% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 647 459 655
Average salary £35,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 24 December 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 - 13 £38,000 -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 10 £47,500 -
Bury - 2 £21,500 -
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 47 (52.22%) JavaScript
1 47 (52.22%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (50.00%) HTML
2 45 (50.00%) CSS
3 43 (47.78%) .NET
4 41 (45.56%) C#
5 40 (44.44%) MVC
6 36 (40.00%) jQuery
7 32 (35.56%) SQL
8 31 (34.44%) ASP.NET
8 31 (34.44%) Degree
9 30 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 29 (32.22%) QA
10 29 (32.22%) Confluence
11 27 (30.00%) Java
12 26 (28.89%) Scrum
12 26 (28.89%) Web Design
12 26 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (27.78%) MySQL
13 25 (27.78%) Git (software)
14 24 (26.67%) Web Services
14 24 (26.67%) Linux
14 24 (26.67%) CMS
14 24 (26.67%) HTML5
15 23 (25.56%) CSS3
16 21 (23.33%) OO
16 21 (23.33%) Mercurial
17 20 (22.22%) XML
17 20 (22.22%) Selenium
18 19 (21.11%) PostgreSQL

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 29 (32.22%) Confluence
2 24 (26.67%) CMS
3 11 (12.22%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (7.78%) WordPress
4 7 (7.78%) Joomla!
5 5 (5.56%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.22%) JBoss
7 2 (2.22%) Apache
7 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.11%) LiveCycle
8 1 (1.11%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Fredhopper
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.11%) Magento
2 1 (1.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.44%) SaaS
2 4 (4.44%) Route 53
2 4 (4.44%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (2.22%) GitHub
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.78%) SSH
2 5 (5.56%) AMQP
3 2 (2.22%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (2.22%) OpenVPN
3 2 (2.22%) VoIP
3 2 (2.22%) HTTP
3 2 (2.22%) VPN
3 2 (2.22%) PPTP
3 2 (2.22%) IPsec
4 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.78%) MySQL
2 19 (21.11%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.78%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.22%) Big Data
7 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 21 (23.33%) Mercurial
3 20 (22.22%) Selenium
4 16 (17.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (16.67%) Bitbucket
6 13 (14.44%) TeamCity
7 12 (13.33%) WatiN
7 12 (13.33%) Subversion
8 10 (11.11%) Visual Studio
9 7 (7.78%) Eclipse
10 5 (5.56%) JUnit
10 5 (5.56%) NUnit
10 5 (5.56%) Gradle
10 5 (5.56%) MSTest
11 4 (4.44%) Cucumber
11 4 (4.44%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (3.33%) Maven
12 3 (3.33%) Ant
12 3 (3.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (17.78%) Finance
2 15 (16.67%) Automotive
3 7 (7.78%) Advertising
4 4 (4.44%) Retail
5 2 (2.22%) Games
6 1 (1.11%) Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Marketing
6 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (56.67%) Developer
2 29 (32.22%) .NET Developer
3 20 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 20 (22.22%) Junior
4 19 (21.11%) Tester
4 19 (21.11%) C# Developer
4 19 (21.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 19 (21.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (17.78%) Senior Developer
6 15 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 15 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 13 (14.44%) Junior .NET Developer
7 13 (14.44%) Junior C# Developer
7 13 (14.44%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Selenium Tester
8 8 (8.89%) PHP Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Junior PHP Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (50.00%) HTML
1 45 (50.00%) CSS
2 43 (47.78%) .NET
3 36 (40.00%) jQuery
4 31 (34.44%) ASP.NET
5 30 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 26 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (26.67%) HTML5
7 24 (26.67%) Web Services
8 23 (25.56%) CSS3
9 20 (22.22%) XML
10 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 15 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (16.67%) WCF
12 10 (11.11%) LAMP
13 8 (8.89%) CodeIgniter
13 8 (8.89%) Laravel
14 7 (7.78%) XHTML
14 7 (7.78%) JMS
15 6 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.78%) Photography
3 6 (6.67%) Open Source
4 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (3.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.11%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.67%) Linux
2 15 (16.67%) Windows
3 6 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.44%) Android
5 4 (4.44%) CentOS
6 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (52.22%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (44.44%) MVC
3 26 (28.89%) Scrum
3 26 (28.89%) Web Design
4 21 (23.33%) OO
5 18 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 16 (17.78%) TDD
7 13 (14.44%) Regression Testing
7 13 (14.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (14.44%) Test Scripting
7 13 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (14.44%) BDD
8 12 (13.33%) Workflow
9 11 (12.22%) OOP
9 11 (12.22%) E-Commerce
10 10 (11.11%) Web Development
11 8 (8.89%) Time Management
11 8 (8.89%) Unit Testing
12 7 (7.78%) Test Automation
12 7 (7.78%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 47 (52.22%) JavaScript
2 41 (45.56%) C#
3 32 (35.56%) SQL
4 27 (30.00%) Java
5 18 (20.00%) PHP
6 12 (13.33%) PL/SQL
7 7 (7.78%) PHP5
8 5 (5.56%) C
8 5 (5.56%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.22%) XQuery
9 2 (2.22%) C++
9 2 (2.22%) XPath
10 1 (1.11%) Groovy
10 1 (1.11%) Perl
10 1 (1.11%) Ruby
10 1 (1.11%) Python
10 1 (1.11%) Scala
10 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.11%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 31 (34.44%) Degree
2 12 (13.33%) HND
3 11 (12.22%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.22%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.44%) ISEB
4 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.44%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (32.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.22%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.33%) Oracle
2 12 (13.33%) Telerik
3 11 (12.22%) SAP
3 11 (12.22%) Atlassian
3 11 (12.22%) Sitecore
4 8 (8.89%) Adobe
4 8 (8.89%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.56%) HP
5 5 (5.56%) EPiServer
6 4 (4.44%) Perforce
7 3 (3.33%) IBM
8 2 (2.22%) Zend
8 2 (2.22%) Twitter
8 2 (2.22%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.22%) Akamai
9 1 (1.11%) Sencha
9 1 (1.11%) Sage
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago