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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
England / North West
Rank 120 89 152
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +63
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 139 163 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.32% 2.88% 1.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.27% 14.08% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 95 113 94
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
1233 1158 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.56% 20.48% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1018 1118
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 £30,000 £29,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -16 110 £38,500 +2.66% 16
Lancashire 0 18 £35,000 -9.67% 9
Cheshire +4 15 £35,750 -15.88% 5
Merseyside -34 2 £31,250 -16.66% 3
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 262 (68.05%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (34.03%) .NET
3 121 (31.43%) SQL
4 112 (29.09%) C#
5 109 (28.31%) SQL Server
6 103 (26.75%) JavaScript
7 94 (24.42%) Git (software)
8 84 (21.82%) Java
9 81 (21.04%) Degree
10 75 (19.48%) Scrum
11 74 (19.22%) MVC
12 71 (18.44%) ASP.NET
13 70 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 69 (17.92%) Finance
14 69 (17.92%) Confluence
15 67 (17.40%) CSS
16 66 (17.14%) .NET Framework
16 66 (17.14%) QA
17 63 (16.36%) TDD
17 63 (16.36%) SDLC
18 62 (16.10%) MySQL
19 60 (15.58%) Software Engineering
20 57 (14.81%) HTML
20 57 (14.81%) Linux
21 55 (14.29%) Windows
22 53 (13.77%) Web Services
22 53 (13.77%) jQuery
22 53 (13.77%) Jenkins
23 51 (13.25%) AngularJS
23 51 (13.25%) Computer Science

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 69 (17.92%) Confluence
2 32 (8.31%) IIS
3 24 (6.23%) Apache
4 18 (4.68%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.60%) JBoss
6 8 (2.08%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.30%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.04%) CMS
8 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.78%) Drupal
9 3 (0.78%) OpenEdge
9 3 (0.78%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.52%) SAS
10 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.26%) nginx
11 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 44 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.38%) MS Office
3 6 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.52%) MS Project
5 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.08%) Magento
2 5 (1.30%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.86%) iTunes
3 9 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.34%) SaaS
4 8 (2.08%) Office 365
5 4 (1.04%) Basecamp
5 4 (1.04%) Google Play
6 3 (0.78%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.52%) GitHub
8 1 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.97%) HTTP
2 12 (3.12%) LAN
2 12 (3.12%) WAN
3 10 (2.60%) Intranet
4 5 (1.30%) VoIP
5 4 (1.04%) DECT
5 4 (1.04%) Unified Communications
5 4 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.52%) IMAP
7 2 (0.52%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.52%) SAN
7 2 (0.52%) SMTP
7 2 (0.52%) SS7
7 2 (0.52%) SSL
7 2 (0.52%) WinSCP
8 1 (0.26%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.26%) Internet
8 1 (0.26%) LDAP
8 1 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (28.31%) SQL Server
2 62 (16.10%) MySQL
3 30 (7.79%) MongoDB
4 21 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (5.19%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 12 (3.12%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.86%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.04%) Hazelcast
10 4 (1.04%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.52%) DB2
11 2 (0.52%) LogicBlox
11 2 (0.52%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.52%) OrientDB
11 2 (0.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 94 (24.42%) Git (software)
2 53 (13.77%) Jenkins
3 44 (11.43%) Subversion
4 39 (10.13%) Selenium
5 31 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (7.27%) Cucumber
7 26 (6.75%) Bitbucket
8 20 (5.19%) JUnit
9 16 (4.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (3.90%) AccuRev
11 12 (3.12%) CocoaPods
12 11 (2.86%) Gradle
12 11 (2.86%) gulp
12 11 (2.86%) JMeter
13 10 (2.60%) Eclipse
13 10 (2.60%) Mockito
13 10 (2.60%) WebDriver
14 9 (2.34%) FitNesse
14 9 (2.34%) jMock
14 9 (2.34%) Maven
General
1 69 (17.92%) Finance
2 27 (7.01%) Telecoms
3 25 (6.49%) Retail
4 23 (5.97%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.86%) Marketing
6 9 (2.34%) Military
7 8 (2.08%) Banking
8 6 (1.56%) Electronics
9 3 (0.78%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.78%) Avionics
9 3 (0.78%) Billing
9 3 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.78%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 179 (46.49%) Developer
2 83 (21.56%) C# Developer
3 71 (18.44%) Analyst
4 63 (16.36%) .NET Developer
4 63 (16.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 57 (14.81%) Software Developer
6 45 (11.69%) Senior Developer
7 41 (10.65%) C# Software Developer
8 39 (10.13%) Tester
9 38 (9.87%) .NET Software Developer
10 36 (9.35%) Test Analyst
11 30 (7.79%) ASP.NET Developer
11 30 (7.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (6.75%) Business Analyst
12 26 (6.75%) SQL Developer
13 21 (5.45%) Senior C# Developer
13 21 (5.45%) Software Tester
14 20 (5.19%) iOS Developer
14 20 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
15 19 (4.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (34.03%) .NET
2 71 (18.44%) ASP.NET
3 67 (17.40%) CSS
4 66 (17.14%) .NET Framework
5 57 (14.81%) HTML
6 53 (13.77%) jQuery
6 53 (13.77%) Web Services
7 51 (13.25%) AngularJS
8 42 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (10.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 34 (8.83%) HTML5
11 33 (8.57%) Entity Framework
12 32 (8.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 27 (7.01%) REST
14 25 (6.49%) WCF
14 25 (6.49%) WPF
15 22 (5.71%) JSON
15 22 (5.71%) WinForms
16 19 (4.94%) SOAP
16 19 (4.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.25%) Computer Science
2 50 (12.99%) Mobile App
3 25 (6.49%) User Experience
4 10 (2.60%) Apple TV
5 8 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.08%) iPad
6 7 (1.82%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.56%) Wiki
8 5 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.04%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.04%) Life Science
9 4 (1.04%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.78%) Clustering
10 3 (0.78%) iSeries
10 3 (0.78%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.52%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.81%) Linux
2 55 (14.29%) Windows
3 27 (7.01%) Apple iOS
4 22 (5.71%) Android
5 20 (5.19%) CentOS
6 17 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (3.90%) Windows Server
8 8 (2.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 8 (2.08%) Unix
9 5 (1.30%) AIX
10 4 (1.04%) Fedora
10 4 (1.04%) HPUX
10 4 (1.04%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.04%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (68.05%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (19.48%) Scrum
3 74 (19.22%) MVC
4 63 (16.36%) SDLC
4 63 (16.36%) TDD
5 60 (15.58%) Software Engineering
6 41 (10.65%) Test Scripting
7 40 (10.39%) Mentoring
7 40 (10.39%) Web Development
8 37 (9.61%) DevOps
9 36 (9.35%) OO
10 34 (8.83%) Automated Testing
11 33 (8.57%) Waterfall
12 31 (8.05%) Unit Testing
13 30 (7.79%) BDD
14 27 (7.01%) Automation Testing
14 27 (7.01%) Regression Testing
14 27 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
15 26 (6.75%) Software Testing
16 25 (6.49%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 121 (31.43%) SQL
2 112 (29.09%) C#
3 103 (26.75%) JavaScript
4 84 (21.82%) Java
5 51 (13.25%) PHP
6 45 (11.69%) C
7 36 (9.35%) Python
8 29 (7.53%) C++
9 25 (6.49%) Ruby
10 22 (5.71%) T-SQL
11 17 (4.42%) PowerShell
12 16 (4.16%) Apple Swift
12 16 (4.16%) Bash Shell
13 13 (3.38%) PHP 5
14 12 (3.12%) Perl
14 12 (3.12%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.82%) Embedded C
15 7 (1.82%) Groovy
16 6 (1.56%) Scala
17 5 (1.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 81 (21.04%) Degree
2 38 (9.87%) ISEB
3 20 (5.19%) Security Cleared
4 19 (4.94%) ISTQB
5 17 (4.42%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.82%) HNC
6 7 (1.82%) HND
7 6 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (1.04%) CCNA
9 4 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.04%) MCP
9 4 (1.04%) MCSE
10 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.52%) RHCE
10 2 (0.52%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (17.14%) QA
2 4 (1.04%) SLA
3 3 (0.78%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.26%) GCP
System Software
1 28 (7.27%) Docker
2 20 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.60%) VMware Workstation
4 9 (2.34%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.82%) Firmware
6 6 (1.56%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.52%) PowerHA
7 2 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.52%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 15 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.86%) Puppet
3 10 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.04%) HockeyApp
5 3 (0.78%) Nagios
6 2 (0.52%) Ansible
6 2 (0.52%) CFEngine
6 2 (0.52%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.52%) Packer
7 1 (0.26%) Cacti
7 1 (0.26%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.26%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 70 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.53%) Oracle
3 25 (6.49%) VMware
4 19 (4.94%) Atlassian
5 17 (4.42%) PayPal
6 15 (3.90%) Apple
6 15 (3.90%) HP
7 14 (3.64%) Cisco
8 10 (2.60%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.08%) Cadence
9 8 (2.08%) Google
10 6 (1.56%) Cognizant
11 5 (1.30%) IBM
12 4 (1.04%) Canon
12 4 (1.04%) Facebook
12 4 (1.04%) NetApp
12 4 (1.04%) SAP
12 4 (1.04%) Telerik
12 4 (1.04%) Wyse
13 3 (0.78%) Snow
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Oliver Thomas Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheshire
Rullion
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30k - £45k per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sandbach, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, North West, UK
Graduate Prospects
Salary: £27000 - £30000 plus 29 days holiday + bank holidays, pension and 5% monthly cash bonus, Health Cash plan scheme, 35 hour working week and excellent learning and development opportunities
Posted: 9 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow
Mobica
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Wigan
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Unlimited Opportunity
Posted: 3 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 24 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Bens
Posted: 15 days ago