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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 144 165 177
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 28 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.85% 0.63% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.89% 4.31% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 4
Average salary £33,750 £47,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% +72.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
719 557 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.89% 14.60% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 618 485 583
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -1 2 £40,000 -15.78%
Stockport - 1 £42,500 - 1
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 61 (70.11%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (54.02%) Degree
3 35 (40.23%) JavaScript
4 34 (39.08%) Scrum
5 33 (37.93%) .NET
6 31 (35.63%) C#
7 29 (33.33%) HTML
7 29 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 27 (31.03%) SQL
8 27 (31.03%) CSS
9 26 (29.89%) Selenium
10 22 (25.29%) QA
11 21 (24.14%) MySQL
11 21 (24.14%) Finance
11 21 (24.14%) Software Engineering
12 20 (22.99%) BDD
13 19 (21.84%) jQuery
13 19 (21.84%) TDD
13 19 (21.84%) MVC
13 19 (21.84%) Project Management
14 18 (20.69%) Linux
14 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET
15 17 (19.54%) Automated Testing
15 17 (19.54%) PRINCE2
15 17 (19.54%) Java
16 16 (18.39%) PRINCE
17 15 (17.24%) Windows
17 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (17.24%) Agile Project Management
18 14 (16.09%) Apple iOS

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (13.79%) Confluence
2 11 (12.64%) CMS
3 4 (4.60%) WordPress
3 4 (4.60%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.30%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.30%) Drupal
4 2 (2.30%) Apache
5 1 (1.15%) IIS
5 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
3 1 (1.15%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) Heroku
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Internet
2 6 (6.90%) Network Security
2 6 (6.90%) VPN
3 2 (2.30%) SSH
4 1 (1.15%) HTTP
4 1 (1.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.14%) MySQL
2 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (29.89%) Selenium
2 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.79%) WatiN
4 7 (8.05%) Cucumber
4 7 (8.05%) Bitbucket
4 7 (8.05%) Mercurial
5 6 (6.90%) TeamCity
5 6 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.60%) AccuRev
7 4 (4.60%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (4.60%) Bugzilla
7 4 (4.60%) Subversion
8 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.30%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.30%) Maven
9 2 (2.30%) ClearCase
9 2 (2.30%) Ant
10 1 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (1.15%) PHPUnit
General
1 21 (24.14%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Automotive
3 3 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Games
4 2 (2.30%) Law
4 2 (2.30%) Advertising
4 2 (2.30%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (34.48%) Developer
2 19 (21.84%) Tester
3 18 (20.69%) .NET Developer
4 13 (14.94%) Project Manager
5 12 (13.79%) C# Developer
6 11 (12.64%) Senior .NET Developer
6 11 (12.64%) Senior C# Developer
6 11 (12.64%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (12.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (11.49%) QA Tester
8 9 (10.34%) Test Engineer
8 9 (10.34%) Automated Tester
9 8 (9.20%) Junior Developer
9 8 (9.20%) Junior
10 7 (8.05%) Analyst
10 7 (8.05%) Test Analyst
11 6 (6.90%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 6 (6.90%) Portfolio Manager
11 6 (6.90%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.93%) .NET
2 29 (33.33%) HTML
3 27 (31.03%) CSS
4 19 (21.84%) jQuery
5 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET
6 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (13.79%) .NET Framework
7 12 (13.79%) XML
8 10 (11.49%) Web Services
9 9 (10.34%) CSS3
9 9 (10.34%) HTML5
10 7 (8.05%) LAMP
10 7 (8.05%) WCF
10 7 (8.05%) Ajax
11 6 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (6.90%) XSL
12 5 (5.75%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 3 (3.45%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.60%) Interactive TV
4 2 (2.30%) Photography
4 2 (2.30%) Open Source
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.15%) User Experience
5 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) iPad
5 1 (1.15%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Linux
2 15 (17.24%) Windows
3 14 (16.09%) Apple iOS
3 14 (16.09%) Android
4 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (70.11%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (39.08%) Scrum
3 21 (24.14%) Software Engineering
4 20 (22.99%) BDD
5 19 (21.84%) TDD
5 19 (21.84%) MVC
5 19 (21.84%) Project Management
6 17 (19.54%) Automated Testing
6 17 (19.54%) PRINCE2
7 16 (18.39%) PRINCE
8 15 (17.24%) Agile Project Management
9 14 (16.09%) Kanban
9 14 (16.09%) Test Scripting
9 14 (16.09%) Regression Testing
10 13 (14.94%) Mentoring
11 12 (13.79%) User Stories
11 12 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (13.79%) Workflow
12 11 (12.64%) OO
13 10 (11.49%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (40.23%) JavaScript
2 31 (35.63%) C#
3 27 (31.03%) SQL
4 17 (19.54%) Java
5 13 (14.94%) PHP
6 12 (13.79%) PL/SQL
7 7 (8.05%) C++
8 4 (4.60%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.30%) PHP5
9 2 (2.30%) VB6
9 2 (2.30%) Python
9 2 (2.30%) Perl
9 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.30%) VB
10 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 47 (54.02%) Degree
2 12 (13.79%) HND
3 8 (9.20%) PMP
3 8 (9.20%) PMI Certification
4 7 (8.05%) ISTQB
5 6 (6.90%) ISEB
6 1 (1.15%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.29%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (8.05%) Puppet
2 4 (4.60%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Telerik
2 7 (8.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.60%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.60%) SAP
4 3 (3.45%) Perforce
5 2 (2.30%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.30%) Adobe
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle
6 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.15%) hybris
6 1 (1.15%) Zend
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource Management
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
MNM Associates Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago