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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
England / North West
Rank 93 96 146
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +50
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 176 153 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.97% 2.81% 1.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.75% 14.96% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 144 106 102
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
1280 1023 1223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.60% 18.79% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 897 1114
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -4 116 £37,500 - 20
Cheshire +11 27 £40,000 -3.61% 6
Lancashire -1 25 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Merseyside -25 14 £35,000 -6.66% 1
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 287 (68.17%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (35.87%) .NET
3 143 (33.97%) C#
4 136 (32.30%) SQL
5 130 (30.88%) SQL Server
6 128 (30.40%) JavaScript
7 105 (24.94%) Git (software)
8 95 (22.57%) Finance
9 92 (21.85%) CSS
10 85 (20.19%) Java
11 80 (19.00%) Microsoft
12 79 (18.76%) Degree
12 79 (18.76%) SDLC
13 78 (18.53%) Scrum
14 77 (18.29%) Software Engineering
15 73 (17.34%) ASP.NET
16 72 (17.10%) MVC
16 72 (17.10%) .NET Framework
17 67 (15.91%) Windows
18 63 (14.96%) HTML
19 62 (14.73%) MySQL
19 62 (14.73%) QA
20 60 (14.25%) Confluence
20 60 (14.25%) Jenkins
21 58 (13.78%) TDD
22 57 (13.54%) Web Services
22 57 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
23 54 (12.83%) Subversion
23 54 (12.83%) AngularJS
24 53 (12.59%) Mobile App

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 60 (14.25%) Confluence
2 43 (10.21%) IIS
3 27 (6.41%) Apache
4 14 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.90%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.66%) JBoss
7 6 (1.43%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.19%) CMS
9 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.95%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.48%) nginx
10 2 (0.48%) SAS
10 2 (0.48%) WordPress
11 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.24%) Drupal
11 1 (0.24%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 48 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.51%) MS Office
3 10 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.43%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) HipChat
5 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.14%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (1.66%) Magento
3 5 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.33%) SaaS
3 11 (2.61%) iTunes
4 8 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.90%) Office 365
5 4 (0.95%) Basecamp
5 4 (0.95%) Slack
6 3 (0.71%) GitHub
6 3 (0.71%) Google Play
7 2 (0.48%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.41%) HTTP
2 13 (3.09%) Intranet
3 8 (1.90%) LAN
3 8 (1.90%) WAN
4 5 (1.19%) SAN
5 4 (0.95%) DECT
5 4 (0.95%) Unified Communications
5 4 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.71%) PuTTY
6 3 (0.71%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.48%) IMAP
7 2 (0.48%) SMTP
7 2 (0.48%) SS7
7 2 (0.48%) WinSCP
8 1 (0.24%) AMQP
8 1 (0.24%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.24%) Firewall
8 1 (0.24%) SMS
8 1 (0.24%) SSL
8 1 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 62 (14.73%) MySQL
3 38 (9.03%) MongoDB
4 27 (6.41%) NoSQL
5 20 (4.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.85%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.90%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.95%) Hazelcast
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.71%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.71%) SQLite
12 2 (0.48%) DB2
12 2 (0.48%) LogicBlox
12 2 (0.48%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.48%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 105 (24.94%) Git (software)
2 60 (14.25%) Jenkins
3 57 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 54 (12.83%) Subversion
5 34 (8.08%) Selenium
6 27 (6.41%) Cucumber
7 26 (6.18%) Bitbucket
8 16 (3.80%) gulp
9 15 (3.56%) AccuRev
9 15 (3.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (3.56%) Grunt
9 15 (3.56%) JUnit
10 11 (2.61%) CocoaPods
10 11 (2.61%) Maven
11 10 (2.38%) FitNesse
11 10 (2.38%) Gradle
11 10 (2.38%) HP UFT
12 9 (2.14%) JIRA Agile
13 8 (1.90%) JMeter
14 7 (1.66%) Eclipse
General
1 95 (22.57%) Finance
2 34 (8.08%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.75%) Retail
4 15 (3.56%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.85%) Banking
5 12 (2.85%) Marketing
6 9 (2.14%) Military
7 7 (1.66%) Electronics
8 4 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (0.95%) Games
9 3 (0.71%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.71%) Avionics
9 3 (0.71%) Back Office
9 3 (0.71%) Billing
9 3 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 205 (48.69%) Developer
2 108 (25.65%) C# Developer
3 88 (20.90%) .NET Developer
3 88 (20.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 83 (19.71%) Software Developer
5 77 (18.29%) Analyst
6 66 (15.68%) C# Software Developer
7 63 (14.96%) .NET Software Developer
8 50 (11.88%) Senior Developer
9 47 (11.16%) Tester
10 44 (10.45%) SQL Developer
11 39 (9.26%) Test Analyst
12 34 (8.08%) ASP.NET Developer
12 34 (8.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 28 (6.65%) Business Analyst
14 27 (6.41%) Senior Analyst
15 24 (5.70%) iOS Developer
15 24 (5.70%) Software Tester
16 21 (4.99%) Software Engineer
17 20 (4.75%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (35.87%) .NET
2 92 (21.85%) CSS
3 73 (17.34%) ASP.NET
4 72 (17.10%) .NET Framework
5 63 (14.96%) HTML
6 57 (13.54%) Web Services
7 54 (12.83%) AngularJS
8 48 (11.40%) jQuery
9 41 (9.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 39 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 38 (9.03%) HTML5
12 33 (7.84%) Entity Framework
13 32 (7.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 29 (6.89%) REST
15 27 (6.41%) WPF
16 25 (5.94%) WCF
17 24 (5.70%) WinForms
18 22 (5.23%) Node.js
19 21 (4.99%) JSON
20 20 (4.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 53 (12.59%) Mobile App
2 46 (10.93%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.23%) User Experience
4 13 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.38%) Apple TV
6 9 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.66%) iPad
7 7 (1.66%) N-Tier
7 7 (1.66%) Wiki
8 6 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.43%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.95%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.95%) Fintech
10 4 (0.95%) iPhone
10 4 (0.95%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.95%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.71%) Clustering
11 3 (0.71%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 67 (15.91%) Windows
2 53 (12.59%) Linux
3 30 (7.13%) Apple iOS
4 22 (5.23%) Android
5 21 (4.99%) CentOS
6 18 (4.28%) Windows Server
7 17 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (2.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 9 (2.14%) Unix
10 7 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (1.43%) AIX
12 5 (1.19%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.95%) Fedora
13 4 (0.95%) HPUX
13 4 (0.95%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (68.17%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (18.76%) SDLC
3 78 (18.53%) Scrum
4 77 (18.29%) Software Engineering
5 72 (17.10%) MVC
6 58 (13.78%) TDD
7 51 (12.11%) Waterfall
8 46 (10.93%) Test Scripting
9 39 (9.26%) Web Development
10 36 (8.55%) Automated Testing
11 35 (8.31%) Mentoring
11 35 (8.31%) User Acceptance Testing
12 33 (7.84%) OO
12 33 (7.84%) Regression Testing
13 31 (7.36%) DevOps
14 29 (6.89%) Software Testing
15 26 (6.18%) Integration Testing
15 26 (6.18%) Project Management
15 26 (6.18%) Unit Testing
16 25 (5.94%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 143 (33.97%) C#
2 136 (32.30%) SQL
3 128 (30.40%) JavaScript
4 85 (20.19%) Java
5 53 (12.59%) PHP
6 44 (10.45%) C
7 41 (9.74%) T-SQL
8 37 (8.79%) Python
9 24 (5.70%) C++
10 23 (5.46%) PowerShell
11 21 (4.99%) Apple Swift
11 21 (4.99%) Ruby
12 19 (4.51%) Bash Shell
13 17 (4.04%) PHP 5
14 13 (3.09%) TypeScript
15 11 (2.61%) Perl
16 9 (2.14%) Objective-C
17 7 (1.66%) Scala
18 6 (1.43%) Groovy
18 6 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (18.76%) Degree
2 49 (11.64%) ISEB
3 18 (4.28%) ISTQB
3 18 (4.28%) Security Cleared
4 17 (4.04%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (0.95%) HNC
6 4 (0.95%) HND
6 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.48%) RHCE
8 2 (0.48%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.24%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (14.73%) QA
2 3 (0.71%) DO-178B
System Software
1 33 (7.84%) Docker
2 18 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.85%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (1.66%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.19%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.95%) Firmware
7 3 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.71%) XenApp
8 2 (0.48%) PowerHA
8 2 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.48%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.24%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (3.09%) Puppet
2 12 (2.85%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.43%) Nagios
4 4 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.71%) EdgeSight
5 3 (0.71%) SCCM
5 3 (0.71%) SCOM
5 3 (0.71%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.48%) Ansible
6 2 (0.48%) CFEngine
6 2 (0.48%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.48%) Packer
7 1 (0.24%) Cacti
7 1 (0.24%) SELinux
7 1 (0.24%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 80 (19.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.94%) Oracle
3 24 (5.70%) VMware
4 17 (4.04%) PayPal
5 16 (3.80%) Cisco
6 15 (3.56%) Atlassian
7 14 (3.33%) HP
8 13 (3.09%) Apple
9 10 (2.38%) Cognizant
10 9 (2.14%) IBM
11 7 (1.66%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.43%) Google
13 5 (1.19%) SAP
14 4 (0.95%) Cadence
14 4 (0.95%) Canon
14 4 (0.95%) NetApp
14 4 (0.95%) Wyse
15 3 (0.71%) Facebook
15 3 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.71%) Telerik
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London and Manchester
MI5
Salary: Central London: £46,898 - £50,412 Greater Manchester: £44,206 - £47,486
Posted: 6 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Full package
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plu Extensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Training & Unlimited Opportunity
Posted: 7 days ago
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360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
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Salary: competitive plus bonus scheme
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Peninsula
Salary: £0 - 45k per year + Benefits
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Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Manchester
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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