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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 154 165 186
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +21
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 38 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.00% 0.57% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.46% 3.65% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 4
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £23,500 £33,800
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
696 631 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.24% 15.65% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 617 536 502
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 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 31 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 0 8 £57,500 +19.79%
Altrincham +3 6 £40,000 -
Cheadle - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £57,500 -
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 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 67 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 52 (50.00%) HTML
4 51 (49.04%) CSS
4 51 (49.04%) Degree
5 48 (46.15%) .NET
6 45 (43.27%) C#
7 39 (37.50%) MVC
8 37 (35.58%) jQuery
9 36 (34.62%) SQL
10 34 (32.69%) Scrum
11 32 (30.77%) ASP.NET
11 32 (30.77%) Computer Science
12 28 (26.92%) TDD
12 28 (26.92%) BDD
13 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (25.00%) CMS
15 25 (24.04%) HTML5
15 25 (24.04%) .NET Framework
16 24 (23.08%) QA
16 24 (23.08%) CSS3
16 24 (23.08%) MySQL
17 23 (22.12%) Java
17 23 (22.12%) OO
17 23 (22.12%) Finance
17 23 (22.12%) Selenium
18 22 (21.15%) Git (software)
19 21 (20.19%) Web Design
20 20 (19.23%) Project Management
21 19 (18.27%) XML

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 26 (25.00%) CMS
2 16 (15.38%) Confluence
3 11 (10.58%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (8.65%) WordPress
5 7 (6.73%) Joomla!
6 3 (2.88%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.88%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.92%) Drupal
8 1 (0.96%) JBoss
8 1 (0.96%) Apache
8 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Magento
1 2 (1.92%) Fredhopper
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.92%) SaaS
2 2 (1.92%) GitHub
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) SSH
2 4 (3.85%) Internet
3 2 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.08%) MySQL
2 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
3 15 (14.42%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (22.12%) Selenium
2 22 (21.15%) Git (software)
3 15 (14.42%) WatiN
4 14 (13.46%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (12.50%) TeamCity
6 12 (11.54%) Mercurial
6 12 (11.54%) Bitbucket
7 11 (10.58%) Subversion
8 10 (9.62%) Visual Studio
9 6 (5.77%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (5.77%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.88%) NUnit
10 3 (2.88%) Ant
10 3 (2.88%) AccuRev
10 3 (2.88%) MSTest
11 2 (1.92%) Maven
12 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.96%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.96%) Rational DOORS
General
1 23 (22.12%) Finance
2 11 (10.58%) Automotive
3 7 (6.73%) Advertising
4 4 (3.85%) Games
5 3 (2.88%) Retail
6 2 (1.92%) Law
7 1 (0.96%) Back Office
7 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (49.04%) Developer
2 30 (28.85%) .NET Developer
3 20 (19.23%) Tester
4 18 (17.31%) Junior
4 18 (17.31%) C# Developer
4 18 (17.31%) Junior Developer
4 18 (17.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 18 (17.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (16.35%) Senior Developer
6 16 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
6 16 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
7 12 (11.54%) Project Manager
8 11 (10.58%) Junior .NET Developer
8 11 (10.58%) Junior C# Developer
8 11 (10.58%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 9 (8.65%) Selenium Tester
10 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (7.69%) QA Tester
10 8 (7.69%) PHP Developer
11 7 (6.73%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (50.00%) HTML
2 51 (49.04%) CSS
3 48 (46.15%) .NET
4 37 (35.58%) jQuery
5 32 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (24.04%) HTML5
7 25 (24.04%) .NET Framework
8 24 (23.08%) CSS3
9 19 (18.27%) XML
10 16 (15.38%) Web Services
11 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (11.54%) WCF
13 11 (10.58%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
14 8 (7.69%) Laravel
14 8 (7.69%) Ajax
14 8 (7.69%) LAMP
15 7 (6.73%) XHTML
16 6 (5.77%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.73%) Photography
3 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.88%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.92%) User Experience
5 2 (1.92%) Open Source
5 2 (1.92%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.96%) Interactive TV
6 1 (0.96%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.96%) iPad
6 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.38%) Linux
2 13 (12.50%) Windows
3 9 (8.65%) Android
3 9 (8.65%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (37.50%) MVC
3 34 (32.69%) Scrum
4 28 (26.92%) TDD
4 28 (26.92%) BDD
5 23 (22.12%) OO
6 21 (20.19%) Web Design
7 20 (19.23%) Project Management
8 19 (18.27%) Automated Testing
9 18 (17.31%) PRINCE2
10 17 (16.35%) PRINCE
10 17 (16.35%) Test Scripting
11 15 (14.42%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (14.42%) Software Engineering
11 15 (14.42%) Regression Testing
11 15 (14.42%) Workflow
11 15 (14.42%) Agile Project Management
11 15 (14.42%) Kanban
12 14 (13.46%) OOP
13 13 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 56 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 45 (43.27%) C#
3 36 (34.62%) SQL
4 23 (22.12%) Java
5 15 (14.42%) PL/SQL
6 14 (13.46%) PHP
7 7 (6.73%) PHP5
8 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.92%) XPath
9 2 (1.92%) XQuery
10 1 (0.96%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.96%) VB6
10 1 (0.96%) Ruby
10 1 (0.96%) Python
10 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.96%) VB
10 1 (0.96%) C++
10 1 (0.96%) Perl
10 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 51 (49.04%) Degree
2 15 (14.42%) HND
3 8 (7.69%) PMP
3 8 (7.69%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.85%) ISEB
5 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.96%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 15 (14.42%) Telerik
2 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.58%) SAP
3 11 (10.58%) Sitecore
4 7 (6.73%) Adobe
5 4 (3.85%) Oracle
6 3 (2.88%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.92%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.92%) Akamai
7 2 (1.92%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.92%) IBM
8 1 (0.96%) Zend
8 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.96%) hybris
8 1 (0.96%) Sencha
8 1 (0.96%) Twitter
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