The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 41 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.16% 0.56% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.70% 6.06% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -22.10%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.41%
JIRA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Development Applications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
46 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.37% 9.22% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 33
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

JIRA
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Middlesex

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 11 (91.67%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
3 9 (75.00%) UML
4 7 (58.33%) MySQL
5 6 (50.00%) .NET
5 6 (50.00%) XML
5 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (50.00%) Project Management
5 6 (50.00%) MVC
6 5 (41.67%) WCF
6 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
6 5 (41.67%) Web Development
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (41.67%) SaaS
6 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (33.33%) SpecFlow
7 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 4 (33.33%) BDD
7 4 (33.33%) ServiceNow
7 4 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET
7 4 (33.33%) COM
7 4 (33.33%) VB
7 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (33.33%) EPoS
7 4 (33.33%) MSMQ

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) Alfresco
1 1 (8.33%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 4 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (33.33%) NUnit
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Log4Net
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (8.33%) Gradle
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Business Project Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) WCF
3 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 4 (33.33%) COM
3 4 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Remoting
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (33.33%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) Velocity
4 1 (8.33%) JSR 168
4 1 (8.33%) XHTML
4 1 (8.33%) XSL
4 1 (8.33%) XSLT
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) Servlets
4 1 (8.33%) Struts
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (33.33%) EPoS
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 9 (75.00%) UML
3 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Web Development
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) BDD
5 4 (33.33%) SOA
5 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Logistics
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) VB
3 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (33.33%) VB6
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Groovy
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (8.33%) GigaSpaces