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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 68 77 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.52% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.12% 1.00% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Average salary £26,500 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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
196 100 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.75% 13.81% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 167 93 95
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram 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 27 April 2015. 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 0 7 £26,500 +17.77% 1
Teesside - 4 £24,000 -
Northumberland - 1 - -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) jQuery
3 10 (43.48%) Apache
3 10 (43.48%) PHP
3 10 (43.48%) MySQL
3 10 (43.48%) MVC
3 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
4 7 (30.43%) Open Source
4 7 (30.43%) HTML
4 7 (30.43%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) W3C
5 6 (26.09%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) Linux
5 6 (26.09%) OO
5 6 (26.09%) WordPress
5 6 (26.09%) Data Architecture
5 6 (26.09%) Degree
5 6 (26.09%) JSON
5 6 (26.09%) RESTful
5 6 (26.09%) Yii
5 6 (26.09%) Redmine
5 6 (26.09%) User Experience
6 5 (21.74%) QA
6 5 (21.74%) Selenium
6 5 (21.74%) CSS
7 4 (17.39%) XML
7 4 (17.39%) C#
7 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
7 4 (17.39%) Symfony

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (43.48%) Apache
2 6 (26.09%) WordPress
3 4 (17.39%) Apache Solr
4 2 (8.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (26.09%) Redmine
3 5 (21.74%) Selenium
4 4 (17.39%) PHPUnit
5 2 (8.70%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
5 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.35%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (4.35%) LoadUI
6 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
6 1 (4.35%) JMeter
6 1 (4.35%) Firebug
6 1 (4.35%) AccuRev
6 1 (4.35%) MSTest
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) PHP Developer
3 6 (26.09%) PHP Web Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Tester
4 4 (17.39%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Test Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) jQuery
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) JSON
3 6 (26.09%) RESTful
3 6 (26.09%) Yii
4 5 (21.74%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) XML
5 4 (17.39%) Symfony
5 4 (17.39%) CodeIgniter
5 4 (17.39%) Laravel
5 4 (17.39%) LAMP
6 3 (13.04%) HTML5
7 2 (8.70%) Spring
7 2 (8.70%) Django
8 1 (4.35%) DOM
8 1 (4.35%) .NET
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.35%) Ajax
8 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) W3C
1 7 (30.43%) Open Source
2 6 (26.09%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) MVC
3 6 (26.09%) OO
3 6 (26.09%) Data Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.70%) Kanban
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Management
6 1 (4.35%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) PHP
3 7 (30.43%) Java
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) C++
7 2 (8.70%) C
7 2 (8.70%) Python
7 2 (8.70%) Ruby
7 2 (8.70%) Scala
8 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Zend
2 2 (8.70%) IBM
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) HP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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