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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 97 194 222
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +28
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 147 55 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.70% 0.88% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.00% 4.57% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 121 42 40
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1050 1204 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.28% 19.19% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1009 905
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +68 105 £42,500 +21.42% 17
Cheshire +39 25 £40,000 -3.03% 10
Merseyside +24 16 £60,000 - 2
Lancashire +5 2 £36,250 +16.93% 3
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 222 (71.84%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (45.95%) SQL
3 100 (32.36%) Selenium
4 90 (29.13%) Git (software)
4 90 (29.13%) Java
5 87 (28.16%) JavaScript
6 75 (24.27%) Confluence
6 75 (24.27%) QA
7 73 (23.62%) Finance
8 69 (22.33%) Test Scripting
9 67 (21.68%) Scrum
10 65 (21.04%) HTML
11 64 (20.71%) .NET
11 64 (20.71%) Degree
12 58 (18.77%) SQL Server
13 56 (18.12%) Windows
13 56 (18.12%) TDD
14 55 (17.80%) Microsoft
15 54 (17.48%) CSS
16 53 (17.15%) BDD
17 51 (16.50%) Automated Testing
18 50 (16.18%) Defect Management
19 48 (15.53%) Project Management
19 48 (15.53%) User Acceptance Testing
20 47 (15.21%) C#
21 46 (14.89%) XML
21 46 (14.89%) Jenkins
22 45 (14.56%) HP
23 43 (13.92%) Web Services
24 42 (13.59%) ISEB

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 75 (24.27%) Confluence
2 26 (8.41%) Node.js
3 24 (7.77%) IIS
4 22 (7.12%) CMS
5 21 (6.80%) WebSphere
6 17 (5.50%) Tomcat
7 15 (4.85%) OpenStack
8 6 (1.94%) nginx
9 5 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.97%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.97%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (0.97%) Commerce Server
10 3 (0.97%) Drupal
10 3 (0.97%) WordPress
11 2 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.65%) JBoss
11 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.32%) Apache
12 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (9.71%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.77%) MS Office
3 2 (0.65%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (5.50%) Magento
2 5 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.65%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.18%) Adobe Analytics
1 16 (5.18%) IaaS
1 16 (5.18%) PaaS
2 15 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.94%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (1.94%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (1.29%) CloudFront
7 3 (0.97%) SaaS
8 1 (0.32%) GitHub
8 1 (0.32%) Google Play
8 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.47%) SAN
2 16 (5.18%) FTP
3 5 (1.62%) Internet
4 2 (0.65%) HTTP
4 2 (0.65%) LDAP
5 1 (0.32%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.32%) DSL
5 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (18.77%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.41%) MongoDB
3 17 (5.50%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.85%) MySQL
5 12 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (3.56%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.24%) Big Data
8 8 (2.59%) GIS
9 6 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (1.94%) Redis
10 5 (1.62%) Couchbase
10 5 (1.62%) DB2
11 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.97%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.97%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.97%) Hazelcast
12 3 (0.97%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.32%) MS Access
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 100 (32.36%) Selenium
2 90 (29.13%) Git (software)
3 46 (14.89%) Jenkins
4 40 (12.94%) Cucumber
5 37 (11.97%) Subversion
6 30 (9.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 27 (8.74%) Maven
8 26 (8.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 26 (8.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 26 (8.41%) WebDriver
9 23 (7.44%) JUnit
10 17 (5.50%) Bugzilla
11 13 (4.21%) Appium
12 12 (3.88%) Ant
12 12 (3.88%) Eclipse
13 11 (3.56%) Karma Test Runner
14 10 (3.24%) Bitbucket
14 10 (3.24%) HP UFT
14 10 (3.24%) Jasmine
14 10 (3.24%) Mockito
General
1 73 (23.62%) Finance
2 23 (7.44%) Retail
3 22 (7.12%) Banking
3 22 (7.12%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.53%) Games
5 11 (3.56%) Back Office
5 11 (3.56%) Marketing
6 8 (2.59%) Legal
7 6 (1.94%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.62%) Billing
8 5 (1.62%) Electronics
9 3 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 84 (27.18%) Developer
2 80 (25.89%) Analyst
3 54 (17.48%) Tester
4 34 (11.00%) Test Analyst
5 32 (10.36%) .NET Developer
6 31 (10.03%) QA Engineer
7 30 (9.71%) Automation Tester
8 27 (8.74%) Business Analyst
8 27 (8.74%) Software Tester
9 24 (7.77%) Technical Analyst
9 24 (7.77%) Technical Business Analyst
10 21 (6.80%) C# Developer
10 21 (6.80%) QA Tester
11 19 (6.15%) Senior Developer
12 18 (5.83%) Java Engineer
13 17 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (5.50%) Java Developer
14 16 (5.18%) Test Engineer
15 15 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
16 14 (4.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (21.04%) HTML
2 64 (20.71%) .NET
3 54 (17.48%) CSS
4 46 (14.89%) XML
5 43 (13.92%) Web Services
6 40 (12.94%) JSON
7 36 (11.65%) .NET Framework
8 31 (10.03%) HTML5
9 27 (8.74%) REST
9 27 (8.74%) RESTful
9 27 (8.74%) WCF
10 26 (8.41%) ASP.NET
11 25 (8.09%) jQuery
12 20 (6.47%) Spring
13 19 (6.15%) SOAP
14 17 (5.50%) AngularJS
15 16 (5.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (4.53%) CSS3
17 12 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (3.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.71%) Computer Science
2 24 (7.77%) Visualisation
3 21 (6.80%) Mobile App
4 20 (6.47%) User Experience
4 20 (6.47%) Wiki
5 19 (6.15%) Data Centre
6 18 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (4.21%) iPad
8 10 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.59%) Online Games
10 4 (1.29%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.29%) PMI
11 3 (0.97%) Blog
11 3 (0.97%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.65%) Social Media
12 2 (0.65%) Telematics
13 1 (0.32%) Contactless
13 1 (0.32%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 56 (18.12%) Windows
2 38 (12.30%) Linux
3 18 (5.83%) Android
3 18 (5.83%) Windows Server
4 17 (5.50%) Unix
5 13 (4.21%) Apple iOS
6 11 (3.56%) CentOS
6 11 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (71.84%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (22.33%) Test Scripting
3 67 (21.68%) Scrum
4 56 (18.12%) TDD
5 53 (17.15%) BDD
6 51 (16.50%) Automated Testing
7 50 (16.18%) Defect Management
8 48 (15.53%) Project Management
8 48 (15.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 39 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (12.62%) E-Commerce
9 39 (12.62%) MVC
9 39 (12.62%) SDLC
10 38 (12.30%) ITIL
11 34 (11.00%) Manual Testing
12 33 (10.68%) Functional Testing
13 30 (9.71%) Automation Testing
14 27 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
15 26 (8.41%) Software Delivery
16 25 (8.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 142 (45.95%) SQL
2 90 (29.13%) Java
3 87 (28.16%) JavaScript
4 47 (15.21%) C#
5 32 (10.36%) PL/SQL
6 29 (9.39%) T-SQL
7 25 (8.09%) PHP
8 22 (7.12%) Python
9 20 (6.47%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.91%) Ruby
11 7 (2.27%) PHP 5
11 7 (2.27%) Scala
12 6 (1.94%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.94%) Groovy
12 6 (1.94%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.62%) XPath
14 4 (1.29%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.97%) Apple Swift
15 3 (0.97%) Jython
16 2 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 64 (20.71%) Degree
2 42 (13.59%) ISEB
3 23 (7.44%) ISTQB
4 15 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (4.53%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.29%) HND
7 4 (1.29%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.32%) CCIE
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.32%) MCSE
8 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (24.27%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (6.47%) Microsoft App-V
1 20 (6.47%) XenApp
2 7 (2.27%) Docker
3 4 (1.29%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.97%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (6.80%) Puppet
2 20 (6.47%) EdgeSight
2 20 (6.47%) Nagios
2 20 (6.47%) SCOM
2 20 (6.47%) SCOrch
3 19 (6.15%) HP Quality Center
4 16 (5.18%) ServiceCenter
5 11 (3.56%) SCCM
6 10 (3.24%) SELinux
7 6 (1.94%) Ansible
7 6 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.29%) Packer
Vendors
1 55 (17.80%) Microsoft
2 45 (14.56%) HP
3 27 (8.74%) Oracle
4 22 (7.12%) Citrix
4 22 (7.12%) IBM
5 17 (5.50%) ATG
5 17 (5.50%) Google
5 17 (5.50%) hybris
6 16 (5.18%) Adobe
7 14 (4.53%) Atlassian
8 10 (3.24%) Telerik
9 6 (1.94%) New Relic
9 6 (1.94%) SaltStack
10 5 (1.62%) Ektron
10 5 (1.62%) SAP
11 3 (0.97%) Cognizant
11 3 (0.97%) Twitter
12 2 (0.65%) Apple
12 2 (0.65%) FNZ
12 2 (0.65%) Xamarin
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: Competitive Salary + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30-£35k DOE + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Metaskil Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus (10%), Pension (10%), 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £36,500 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Greater Manchester
Search Consultancy
Salary: £0.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £22000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Flexi benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + DOE
Posted: 18 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Comp Bens package
Posted: 18 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheadle Hulme
Nixor
Salary: £29,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 16 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheshire
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Unlimited Opportunity
Posted: 18 days ago