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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 84 173 175
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +2
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 204 93 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.39% 1.39% 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.24% 7.47% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 174 81 81
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
1256 1245 1275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.85% 18.62% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 1105 1093
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 August 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 August 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 +50 126 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Cheshire +46 43 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Lancashire +19 13 £32,500 +16.07% 1
Merseyside - 10 £65,000 - 4
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 267 (75.42%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (41.24%) SQL
3 123 (34.75%) JavaScript
4 121 (34.18%) CSS
5 99 (27.97%) Java
6 98 (27.68%) Git (software)
7 95 (26.84%) HTML
8 94 (26.55%) Finance
9 93 (26.27%) .NET
10 85 (24.01%) C#
11 82 (23.16%) Scrum
12 80 (22.60%) SQL Server
13 69 (19.49%) QA
14 61 (17.23%) Microsoft
14 61 (17.23%) Selenium
15 60 (16.95%) Team Foundation Server
15 60 (16.95%) TDD
16 58 (16.38%) T-SQL
16 58 (16.38%) SDLC
17 57 (16.10%) Test Scripting
17 57 (16.10%) Jenkins
18 56 (15.82%) Confluence
19 55 (15.54%) Subversion
20 52 (14.69%) Windows
21 47 (13.28%) XML
22 45 (12.71%) E-Commerce
23 44 (12.43%) Project Management
24 43 (12.15%) HTML5
24 43 (12.15%) Waterfall
25 42 (11.86%) .NET Framework

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 56 (15.82%) Confluence
2 28 (7.91%) CMS
3 27 (7.63%) WebSphere
4 25 (7.06%) Tomcat
5 23 (6.50%) IIS
6 10 (2.82%) JBoss
7 7 (1.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (1.69%) Apache
9 5 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.13%) nginx
10 4 (1.13%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.85%) Apache ServiceMix
11 3 (0.85%) Commerce Server
12 2 (0.56%) Mule
12 2 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.78%) MS Office
3 12 (3.39%) MS Project
4 4 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 22 (6.21%) Magento
2 6 (1.69%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.41%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.65%) Adobe Analytics
2 14 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.54%) SaaS
4 5 (1.41%) IaaS
4 5 (1.41%) PaaS
5 4 (1.13%) Slack
6 3 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.85%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.85%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.56%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.28%) GitHub
8 1 (0.28%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.65%) FTP
2 14 (3.95%) SAN
3 10 (2.82%) HTTP
4 6 (1.69%) LDAP
5 4 (1.13%) Intranet
6 3 (0.85%) DSL
6 3 (0.85%) Internet
7 1 (0.28%) AMQP
7 1 (0.28%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (22.60%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.91%) MongoDB
3 26 (7.34%) NoSQL
4 24 (6.78%) MySQL
5 15 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.98%) Big Data
6 7 (1.98%) DB2
7 5 (1.41%) Couchbase
7 5 (1.41%) GIS
7 5 (1.41%) Hazelcast
8 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.85%) MS Access
9 3 (0.85%) Redis
9 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 98 (27.68%) Git (software)
2 61 (17.23%) Selenium
3 60 (16.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 57 (16.10%) Jenkins
5 55 (15.54%) Subversion
6 26 (7.34%) Maven
7 22 (6.21%) Bitbucket
8 21 (5.93%) Cucumber
9 17 (4.80%) JUnit
9 17 (4.80%) WebDriver
10 15 (4.24%) Ant
11 14 (3.95%) AccuRev
11 14 (3.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 14 (3.95%) Eclipse
11 14 (3.95%) JMeter
12 11 (3.11%) Grunt
12 11 (3.11%) Mockito
13 10 (2.82%) Bugzilla
13 10 (2.82%) gulp
13 10 (2.82%) SoapUI
General
1 94 (26.55%) Finance
2 30 (8.47%) Retail
3 24 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.08%) Banking
4 18 (5.08%) Games
5 10 (2.82%) Back Office
6 9 (2.54%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.26%) Marketing
8 6 (1.69%) Electronics
9 3 (0.85%) Billing
9 3 (0.85%) Law
9 3 (0.85%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 146 (41.24%) Developer
2 75 (21.19%) Analyst
3 65 (18.36%) .NET Developer
4 59 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 54 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 52 (14.69%) Software Developer
7 42 (11.86%) C# Software Developer
7 42 (11.86%) Tester
8 41 (11.58%) .NET Software Developer
9 35 (9.89%) Senior Developer
10 31 (8.76%) SQL Developer
11 25 (7.06%) Senior Analyst
12 24 (6.78%) Test Analyst
13 22 (6.21%) QA Engineer
14 20 (5.65%) Software Tester
15 19 (5.37%) Business Analyst
15 19 (5.37%) JavaScript Developer
16 18 (5.08%) Automation Tester
16 18 (5.08%) Java Developer
16 18 (5.08%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (34.18%) CSS
2 95 (26.84%) HTML
3 93 (26.27%) .NET
4 47 (13.28%) XML
5 43 (12.15%) HTML5
6 42 (11.86%) .NET Framework
6 42 (11.86%) Web Services
7 40 (11.30%) JSON
8 33 (9.32%) ASP.NET
9 32 (9.04%) CSS3
10 31 (8.76%) WCF
11 30 (8.47%) RESTful
12 28 (7.91%) jQuery
13 27 (7.63%) Node.js
14 24 (6.78%) AngularJS
14 24 (6.78%) Spring
15 21 (5.93%) REST
16 18 (5.08%) SOAP
17 17 (4.80%) React
18 16 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.34%) Mobile App
2 22 (6.21%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.80%) iPad
4 15 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.24%) Wiki
5 14 (3.95%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (3.39%) Visualisation
8 11 (3.11%) Driving Licence
9 10 (2.82%) Online Games
10 6 (1.69%) User Experience
11 5 (1.41%) iPhone
12 4 (1.13%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.13%) Fintech
12 4 (1.13%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.85%) Blog
14 2 (0.56%) 3D Graphics
14 2 (0.56%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.56%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 52 (14.69%) Windows
2 27 (7.63%) Linux
3 24 (6.78%) Android
4 18 (5.08%) Apple iOS
5 15 (4.24%) Unix
6 14 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (3.39%) CentOS
8 11 (3.11%) Windows Server
9 4 (1.13%) AIX
9 4 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (75.42%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (23.16%) Scrum
3 60 (16.95%) TDD
4 58 (16.38%) SDLC
5 57 (16.10%) Test Scripting
6 45 (12.71%) E-Commerce
7 44 (12.43%) Project Management
8 43 (12.15%) Waterfall
9 41 (11.58%) Software Engineering
10 38 (10.73%) Defect Management
10 38 (10.73%) ITIL
11 37 (10.45%) BDD
11 37 (10.45%) MVC
11 37 (10.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 33 (9.32%) Web Development
13 31 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (7.34%) Automated Testing
15 25 (7.06%) Front End Development
15 25 (7.06%) PRINCE2
16 24 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (41.24%) SQL
2 123 (34.75%) JavaScript
3 99 (27.97%) Java
4 85 (24.01%) C#
5 58 (16.38%) T-SQL
6 35 (9.89%) PL/SQL
7 22 (6.21%) PHP
8 18 (5.08%) PowerShell
8 18 (5.08%) Python
9 14 (3.95%) Scala
10 12 (3.39%) Apple Swift
10 12 (3.39%) Objective-C
11 11 (3.11%) Groovy
11 11 (3.11%) TypeScript
12 9 (2.54%) PHP 5
12 9 (2.54%) Ruby
13 7 (1.98%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.69%) C
15 5 (1.41%) XPath
16 4 (1.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (11.02%) Degree
2 34 (9.60%) ISEB
3 15 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (3.95%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (3.11%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (19.49%) QA
System Software
1 15 (4.24%) Docker
2 14 (3.95%) Microsoft App-V
2 14 (3.95%) XenApp
3 3 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.28%) HDFS
5 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.28%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 26 (7.34%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (5.65%) ServiceCenter
3 14 (3.95%) EdgeSight
3 14 (3.95%) Nagios
3 14 (3.95%) SCCM
3 14 (3.95%) SCOM
3 14 (3.95%) SCOrch
4 7 (1.98%) Puppet
5 3 (0.85%) Ansible
5 3 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.85%) Packer
6 2 (0.56%) SELinux
Vendors
1 61 (17.23%) Microsoft
2 42 (11.86%) Oracle
3 38 (10.73%) HP
4 29 (8.19%) IBM
5 27 (7.63%) Adobe
6 21 (5.93%) ATG
6 21 (5.93%) Google
6 21 (5.93%) hybris
7 14 (3.95%) Citrix
8 7 (1.98%) Atlassian
8 7 (1.98%) Cognizant
8 7 (1.98%) SAP
9 5 (1.41%) Ektron
9 5 (1.41%) FNZ
9 5 (1.41%) VMware
10 4 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.85%) Cisco
11 3 (0.85%) New Relic
11 3 (0.85%) Planview
11 3 (0.85%) SaltStack
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits, Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: circa £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pentasia Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Skelmersdale
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Free Parking
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Unlimited Opportunity
Posted: 5 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 24 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago