The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 96 185 206
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +21
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 149 69 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.66% 1.09% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.07% 5.65% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 121 57 43
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1059 1222 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.90% 19.34% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 932 1044 874
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

JIRA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

JIRA Salary Trend in the North West

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

JIRA Salary Histogram in the North West

JIRA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +61 103 £45,000 +33.33% 17
Cheshire +38 24 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Merseyside - 16 £60,000 -
Lancashire +14 5 £35,000 +2.94% 3
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 227 (70.72%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (45.48%) SQL
3 99 (30.84%) Java
4 98 (30.53%) Git (software)
5 91 (28.35%) JavaScript
6 90 (28.04%) Selenium
7 79 (24.61%) HTML
8 78 (24.30%) Confluence
9 74 (23.05%) Finance
10 73 (22.74%) Scrum
11 71 (22.12%) CSS
12 69 (21.50%) QA
13 62 (19.31%) .NET
13 62 (19.31%) Windows
14 61 (19.00%) TDD
15 60 (18.69%) Test Scripting
16 59 (18.38%) Microsoft
17 58 (18.07%) Degree
18 56 (17.45%) SQL Server
19 52 (16.20%) Project Management
19 52 (16.20%) BDD
19 52 (16.20%) Jenkins
20 48 (14.95%) C#
21 47 (14.64%) HP
22 46 (14.33%) Web Services
23 44 (13.71%) XML
23 44 (13.71%) ITIL
23 44 (13.71%) Defect Management
24 43 (13.40%) E-Commerce
25 42 (13.08%) Subversion

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 78 (24.30%) Confluence
2 26 (8.10%) CMS
2 26 (8.10%) WebSphere
3 25 (7.79%) Tomcat
4 24 (7.48%) IIS
5 12 (3.74%) OpenStack
6 9 (2.80%) JBoss
7 5 (1.56%) Apache ServiceMix
7 5 (1.56%) nginx
7 5 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.93%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.93%) Commerce Server
9 2 (0.62%) Mule
9 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.31%) Drupal
10 1 (0.31%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.17%) MS Office
3 5 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (6.23%) Magento
2 5 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.25%) Sonata
4 2 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.92%) Adobe Analytics
2 16 (4.98%) IaaS
2 16 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.98%) PaaS
3 11 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (1.56%) Amazon S3
4 5 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (1.25%) CloudFront
6 3 (0.93%) SaaS
7 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.31%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.31%) GitHub
8 1 (0.31%) Google Play
8 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.85%) SAN
2 19 (5.92%) FTP
3 4 (1.25%) Internet
3 4 (1.25%) LDAP
4 3 (0.93%) DSL
4 3 (0.93%) HTTP
5 1 (0.31%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.45%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.41%) MongoDB
3 16 (4.98%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (4.36%) MySQL
6 10 (3.12%) Big Data
7 7 (2.18%) DB2
7 7 (2.18%) GIS
7 7 (2.18%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (1.56%) Couchbase
8 5 (1.56%) Hazelcast
9 4 (1.25%) Redis
9 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.93%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.93%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.62%) MS Access
11 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 98 (30.53%) Git (software)
2 90 (28.04%) Selenium
3 52 (16.20%) Jenkins
4 42 (13.08%) Subversion
5 36 (11.21%) Cucumber
6 31 (9.66%) Maven
7 29 (9.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 28 (8.72%) WebDriver
9 25 (7.79%) JUnit
10 23 (7.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 19 (5.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 18 (5.61%) Eclipse
13 16 (4.98%) Ant
14 15 (4.67%) JMeter
15 14 (4.36%) Bitbucket
15 14 (4.36%) Bugzilla
16 13 (4.05%) Mockito
17 10 (3.12%) Appium
17 10 (3.12%) Gradle
17 10 (3.12%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 74 (23.05%) Finance
2 25 (7.79%) Retail
3 24 (7.48%) Banking
4 21 (6.54%) Telecoms
5 17 (5.30%) Games
6 10 (3.12%) Back Office
7 9 (2.80%) Marketing
8 8 (2.49%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.56%) Billing
9 5 (1.56%) Electronics
9 5 (1.56%) Legal
10 3 (0.93%) Law
Job Titles
1 102 (31.78%) Developer
2 76 (23.68%) Analyst
3 49 (15.26%) Tester
4 34 (10.59%) .NET Developer
5 32 (9.97%) QA Engineer
6 27 (8.41%) Test Analyst
7 26 (8.10%) Automation Tester
8 25 (7.79%) C# Developer
9 24 (7.48%) Business Analyst
9 24 (7.48%) Senior Developer
9 24 (7.48%) Software Tester
10 23 (7.17%) Java Developer
11 21 (6.54%) Technical Analyst
11 21 (6.54%) Technical Business Analyst
12 20 (6.23%) C# .NET Developer
12 20 (6.23%) QA Tester
13 17 (5.30%) Java Engineer
13 17 (5.30%) Software Developer
14 16 (4.98%) Senior Analyst
15 15 (4.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (24.61%) HTML
2 71 (22.12%) CSS
3 62 (19.31%) .NET
4 46 (14.33%) Web Services
5 44 (13.71%) XML
6 40 (12.46%) JSON
7 37 (11.53%) .NET Framework
8 35 (10.90%) HTML5
9 32 (9.97%) RESTful
10 30 (9.35%) ASP.NET
10 30 (9.35%) WCF
11 29 (9.03%) REST
12 28 (8.72%) Spring
13 27 (8.41%) jQuery
14 26 (8.10%) Node.js
15 23 (7.17%) SOAP
16 19 (5.92%) CSS3
17 17 (5.30%) Hibernate
18 16 (4.98%) AngularJS
19 14 (4.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.10%) Computer Science
2 24 (7.48%) Mobile App
3 22 (6.85%) Wiki
4 21 (6.54%) Data Centre
5 20 (6.23%) Visualisation
6 18 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (5.61%) iPad
6 18 (5.61%) User Experience
7 12 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (3.12%) Online Games
9 5 (1.56%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.93%) Blog
10 3 (0.93%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.62%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.62%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.62%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.62%) Social Media
11 2 (0.62%) Telematics
12 1 (0.31%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 62 (19.31%) Windows
2 35 (10.90%) Linux
3 26 (8.10%) Android
4 20 (6.23%) Unix
4 20 (6.23%) Windows Server
5 14 (4.36%) Apple iOS
6 13 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.12%) CentOS
8 2 (0.62%) AIX
8 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (70.72%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (22.74%) Scrum
3 61 (19.00%) TDD
4 60 (18.69%) Test Scripting
5 52 (16.20%) BDD
5 52 (16.20%) Project Management
6 44 (13.71%) Defect Management
6 44 (13.71%) ITIL
7 43 (13.40%) E-Commerce
8 42 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (13.08%) MVC
9 41 (12.77%) Automated Testing
10 39 (12.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 38 (11.84%) SDLC
12 29 (9.03%) Automation Testing
13 27 (8.41%) Manual Testing
14 25 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (7.48%) OO
15 24 (7.48%) PRINCE2
15 24 (7.48%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 146 (45.48%) SQL
2 99 (30.84%) Java
3 91 (28.35%) JavaScript
4 48 (14.95%) C#
5 35 (10.90%) PL/SQL
6 31 (9.66%) T-SQL
7 22 (6.85%) PowerShell
8 19 (5.92%) PHP
9 13 (4.05%) Python
10 12 (3.74%) Scala
11 11 (3.43%) Groovy
12 8 (2.49%) Objective-C
12 8 (2.49%) Ruby
13 7 (2.18%) Apple Swift
14 6 (1.87%) PHP 5
14 6 (1.87%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.56%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.56%) XPath
16 3 (0.93%) C++
16 3 (0.93%) VC++
Qualifications
1 58 (18.07%) Degree
2 35 (10.90%) ISEB
3 18 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (5.30%) ISTQB
5 16 (4.98%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.31%) CCIE
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) HND
7 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.31%) MCSE
7 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (21.50%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (6.85%) Microsoft App-V
1 22 (6.85%) XenApp
2 9 (2.80%) Docker
3 4 (1.25%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.93%) HDFS
5 2 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (6.85%) EdgeSight
1 22 (6.85%) Nagios
1 22 (6.85%) SCOM
1 22 (6.85%) SCOrch
2 19 (5.92%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (5.92%) ServiceCenter
3 17 (5.30%) Puppet
4 13 (4.05%) SCCM
5 7 (2.18%) SELinux
6 5 (1.56%) Ansible
6 5 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.25%) Packer
Vendors
1 59 (18.38%) Microsoft
2 47 (14.64%) HP
3 37 (11.53%) Oracle
4 25 (7.79%) IBM
5 22 (6.85%) Adobe
5 22 (6.85%) Citrix
6 20 (6.23%) ATG
6 20 (6.23%) Google
6 20 (6.23%) hybris
7 12 (3.74%) Atlassian
8 7 (2.18%) Telerik
9 6 (1.87%) SAP
10 5 (1.56%) Ektron
10 5 (1.56%) New Relic
10 5 (1.56%) SaltStack
11 4 (1.25%) Cognizant
11 4 (1.25%) FNZ
12 2 (0.62%) Apple
12 2 (0.62%) Perforce
12 2 (0.62%) TIBCO
North West
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Travel, Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + Travel, Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 16 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
North West
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Travel, Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 11 hours ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pentasia Ltd
Salary: From £37,500 to £42,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 20 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Interlink Software
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum An exceptional benefits program.
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Unlimited Opportunity
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester and Birchwood
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £31,030
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £47000 - £58000 per annum + (22% Reward Package)
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Cognizant
Posted: 24 days ago
Knutsford
Cognizant
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago