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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 30 56 76
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +20
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 22 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.31% 0.80% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.21% 5.48% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 1
Average salary £41,250 - £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
78 73 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.84% 14.54% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 69 45 96
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,950 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Merseyside

JIRA
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Liverpool +27 22 £41,250 - 2
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 27 (52.94%) SQL
2 24 (47.06%) Windows
3 23 (45.10%) Automated Testing
3 23 (45.10%) Selenium
4 21 (41.18%) HP
4 21 (41.18%) Defect Management
5 19 (37.25%) Finance
5 19 (37.25%) QA
6 18 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (35.29%) Banking
6 18 (35.29%) Java
7 17 (33.33%) .NET
7 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 16 (31.37%) Wiki
8 16 (31.37%) SCOM
8 16 (31.37%) PowerShell
8 16 (31.37%) XenApp
8 16 (31.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (31.37%) Nagios
8 16 (31.37%) Project Management
8 16 (31.37%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (31.37%) IIS
8 16 (31.37%) Citrix
8 16 (31.37%) SAN
8 16 (31.37%) ITIL
8 16 (31.37%) SCOrch
8 16 (31.37%) EdgeSight
8 16 (31.37%) Converged Infrastructure

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (31.37%) Confluence
1 16 (31.37%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (31.37%) IaaS
1 16 (31.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) SAN
2 3 (5.88%) PuTTY
2 3 (5.88%) WinSCP
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Hive
2 3 (5.88%) Big Data
2 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.88%) MySQL
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) GIS
Development Applications
1 23 (45.10%) Selenium
2 12 (23.53%) WebDriver
3 10 (19.61%) Cucumber
4 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
4 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
4 7 (13.73%) JMeter
5 5 (9.80%) Bitbucket
6 4 (7.84%) Gerrit
6 4 (7.84%) Mercurial
7 3 (5.88%) Ant
7 3 (5.88%) Bugzilla
7 3 (5.88%) Hudson
7 3 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (5.88%) Subversion
7 3 (5.88%) TortoiseSVN
7 3 (5.88%) WATIR
8 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.96%) AccuRev
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 18 (35.29%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Analyst
2 15 (29.41%) Test Analyst
2 15 (29.41%) Tester
3 12 (23.53%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 12 (23.53%) QA Engineer
3 12 (23.53%) Team Leader
4 11 (21.57%) QA Analyst
4 11 (21.57%) QA Test Analyst
4 11 (21.57%) QA Tester
4 11 (21.57%) Selenium Tester
5 9 (17.65%) Developer
5 9 (17.65%) QA Test Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) Test Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) Citrix Team Leader
6 8 (15.69%) Java Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 6 (11.76%) Automation Tester
7 6 (11.76%) Web Analyst
7 6 (11.76%) Web Test Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (11.76%) HTML
3 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
3 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.80%) Web Services
4 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 3 (5.88%) HTML5
4 3 (5.88%) Spring
4 3 (5.88%) Struts
5 1 (1.96%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Wiki
2 14 (27.45%) Data Centre
3 13 (25.49%) Computer Science
4 11 (21.57%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
6 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (11.76%) Linux
5 5 (9.80%) Android
6 3 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Automated Testing
2 21 (41.18%) Defect Management
3 18 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 16 (31.37%) Converged Infrastructure
5 16 (31.37%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (31.37%) Infrastructure Management
5 16 (31.37%) ITIL
5 16 (31.37%) Project Management
6 14 (27.45%) MVC
7 12 (23.53%) Functional Testing
7 12 (23.53%) Manual Testing
8 10 (19.61%) ITIL V3
8 10 (19.61%) TOGAF
9 9 (17.65%) QA Automation
9 9 (17.65%) Regression Testing
9 9 (17.65%) Workflow
10 8 (15.69%) Automation Testing
10 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) SQL
2 18 (35.29%) Java
3 16 (31.37%) PowerShell
4 7 (13.73%) Ruby
5 6 (11.76%) PHP
6 5 (9.80%) C#
7 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.96%) VB
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Degree
2 10 (19.61%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.80%) HND
4 3 (5.88%) ISEB
5 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (37.25%) QA
System Software
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft App-V
1 16 (31.37%) XenApp
2 3 (5.88%) HDFS
3 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (31.37%) EdgeSight
1 16 (31.37%) Nagios
1 16 (31.37%) SCOM
1 16 (31.37%) SCOrch
2 7 (13.73%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) HP
2 16 (31.37%) Citrix
3 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (19.61%) Telerik
Liverpool, Merseyside
Erin Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago