The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 69 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 12 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.58% 0.16% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.70% 1.15% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 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 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
JIRA
England

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

Development Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
179 87 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.55% 14.08% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 154 83 107
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £27,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,732 £42,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

JIRA
Salary Trend in the North East

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

JIRA Salary Trend in the North East

JIRA
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear -5 12 £35,000 +7.69% 1
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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%) HTML
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
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%) Python
6 10 (52.63%) Scrum
6 10 (52.63%) Spring
6 10 (52.63%) Ruby
6 10 (52.63%) Web Development
6 10 (52.63%) JSON
6 10 (52.63%) Selenium
6 10 (52.63%) Django
6 10 (52.63%) Kanban
6 10 (52.63%) RESTful
6 10 (52.63%) Scala
6 10 (52.63%) Confluence
6 10 (52.63%) HTML5
6 10 (52.63%) Puppet
6 10 (52.63%) MongoDB
6 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
6 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
6 10 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
6 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
7 6 (31.58%) PHP
7 6 (31.58%) MySQL
7 6 (31.58%) CSS
7 6 (31.58%) MVC

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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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