The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 50 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 14 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.78% 0.54% 1.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.57% 3.33% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
JIRA
Tyne and Wear

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

Development Applications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
121 60 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.01% 16.13% 17.25%
Number of salaries quoted 98 59 68
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £36,229
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -3.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

JIRA
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 16 (84.21%) Linux
1 16 (84.21%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) Open Source
3 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (68.42%) Java
5 11 (57.89%) TDD
6 10 (52.63%) Web Development
6 10 (52.63%) Kanban
6 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
6 10 (52.63%) MongoDB
6 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
6 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
6 10 (52.63%) Scrum
6 10 (52.63%) Python
6 10 (52.63%) Ruby
6 10 (52.63%) Scala
6 10 (52.63%) Spring
6 10 (52.63%) JSON
6 10 (52.63%) Django
6 10 (52.63%) RESTful
6 10 (52.63%) HTML5
6 10 (52.63%) Selenium
6 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
6 10 (52.63%) Confluence
6 10 (52.63%) Puppet
6 10 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (31.58%) Marketing
7 6 (31.58%) CSS
7 6 (31.58%) Laravel
7 6 (31.58%) PHP

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 10 (52.63%) Confluence
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) MongoDB
1 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
1 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
2 6 (31.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Selenium
1 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
2 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) PHPUnit
3 3 (15.79%) JUnit
3 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
3 3 (15.79%) CruiseControl
General
1 6 (31.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Architect
1 10 (52.63%) Solutions Architect
2 9 (47.37%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) PHP Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Junior Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Junior Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Junior Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Junior Java Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Junior Java Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Junior
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) Spring
2 10 (52.63%) JSON
2 10 (52.63%) Django
2 10 (52.63%) RESTful
2 10 (52.63%) HTML5
3 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) Laravel
4 5 (26.32%) LAMP
4 5 (26.32%) Symfony
4 5 (26.32%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (5.26%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.79%) Physics
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
3 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 10 (52.63%) Web Development
3 10 (52.63%) Kanban
3 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
4 6 (31.58%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
6 4 (21.05%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.26%) OOP
8 1 (5.26%) B2B
8 1 (5.26%) B2C
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) Python
2 10 (52.63%) Ruby
2 10 (52.63%) Scala
3 6 (31.58%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) PHP5
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Puppet
1 10 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Zend
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