The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 2.26%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 Merseyside region.

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
47 89 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.31% 15.34% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45 82 102
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

JIRA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Merseyside region.

JIRA Salary Trend in Merseyside

JIRA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Online Games
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Qt
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) QML
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Qt
2 1 (25.00%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Online Games
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
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