The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 185 215 226
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +11
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 59 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.84% 0.51% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.23% 3.47% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 53 30 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1128 1067 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.01% 14.66% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 980 918 1009
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
JIRA
England

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +28 31 £44,250 -4.32% 4
Lancashire +17 15 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Cheshire 0 12 £34,500 -10.96% 1
Merseyside -13 1 £47,000 +17.50% 1
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA.

1 39 (41.05%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (40.00%) SQL
3 37 (38.95%) Project Management
4 30 (31.58%) Java
5 29 (30.53%) Oracle
6 27 (28.42%) HTML
6 27 (28.42%) MVC
7 25 (26.32%) jQuery
8 24 (25.26%) Git (software)
8 24 (25.26%) C#
8 24 (25.26%) JavaScript
8 24 (25.26%) PHP
9 23 (24.21%) CSS
9 23 (24.21%) Web Services
10 22 (23.16%) Linux
10 22 (23.16%) Automated Testing
11 21 (22.11%) OO
11 21 (22.11%) Windows
11 21 (22.11%) MySQL
12 20 (21.05%) Marketing
13 18 (18.95%) Apache
13 18 (18.95%) Scrum
14 17 (17.89%) Apache Solr
14 17 (17.89%) Symfony
14 17 (17.89%) Xbox
14 17 (17.89%) OO PHP
15 16 (16.84%) Oracle Database
15 16 (16.84%) PL/SQL
16 15 (15.79%) XML
16 15 (15.79%) Finance

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (18.95%) Apache
2 17 (17.89%) Apache Solr
3 9 (9.47%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.21%) IIS
5 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.11%) Mule
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.05%) CMS
7 1 (1.05%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.26%) MS Project
3 3 (3.16%) RoboHelp
3 3 (3.16%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) LucidChart
2 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) LAN
1 2 (2.11%) WAN
2 1 (1.05%) Firewall
2 1 (1.05%) SMTP
2 1 (1.05%) HTTP
2 1 (1.05%) DNS
2 1 (1.05%) SSL
2 1 (1.05%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.11%) MySQL
2 16 (16.84%) Oracle Database
3 12 (12.63%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.42%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (8.42%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (5.26%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (25.26%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.58%) Selenium
3 10 (10.53%) Subversion
4 9 (9.47%) JUnit
5 8 (8.42%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (8.42%) Eclipse
5 8 (8.42%) Ant
6 5 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.21%) Hudson
7 4 (4.21%) Firebug
7 4 (4.21%) Bugzilla
8 3 (3.16%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.11%) Maven
10 1 (1.05%) JMeter
10 1 (1.05%) Log4j
10 1 (1.05%) NUnit
10 1 (1.05%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.05%) Mockito
10 1 (1.05%) TestComplete
General
1 20 (21.05%) Marketing
2 15 (15.79%) Finance
3 7 (7.37%) Retail
4 4 (4.21%) Advertising
5 3 (3.16%) Banking
6 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.11%) Military
7 1 (1.05%) Games
7 1 (1.05%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 38 (40.00%) Developer
2 14 (14.74%) Analyst
3 12 (12.63%) PHP Developer
3 12 (12.63%) Java Developer
4 11 (11.58%) Tester
5 10 (10.53%) Lead Developer
6 9 (9.47%) Team Leader
6 9 (9.47%) Software Tester
7 8 (8.42%) Project Manager
8 7 (7.37%) Development Manager
8 7 (7.37%) Test Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Development Team Manager
9 6 (6.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (6.32%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (5.26%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.26%) Programme Manager
10 5 (5.26%) Test Analyst
10 5 (5.26%) Web Developer
10 5 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
11 4 (4.21%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.42%) HTML
2 25 (26.32%) jQuery
3 23 (24.21%) CSS
3 23 (24.21%) Web Services
4 17 (17.89%) Symfony
5 15 (15.79%) XML
6 13 (13.68%) .NET
6 13 (13.68%) Spring
7 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET
8 10 (10.53%) J2EE
8 10 (10.53%) Hibernate
9 9 (9.47%) .NET Framework
10 8 (8.42%) JSP
10 8 (8.42%) Struts
11 7 (7.37%) JDBC
11 7 (7.37%) Spring MVC
11 7 (7.37%) Ajax
11 7 (7.37%) WCF
12 6 (6.32%) WF
12 6 (6.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Xbox
2 6 (6.32%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.11%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.05%) Wiki
4 1 (1.05%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Open Source
4 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.16%) Linux
2 21 (22.11%) Windows
3 6 (6.32%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.32%) Android
3 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.21%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (3.16%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.05%) UNIX
6 1 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.05%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (38.95%) Project Management
3 27 (28.42%) MVC
4 22 (23.16%) Automated Testing
5 21 (22.11%) OO
6 18 (18.95%) Scrum
7 17 (17.89%) OO PHP
8 12 (12.63%) E-Commerce
9 10 (10.53%) TDD
10 9 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.37%) ITIL
11 7 (7.37%) Incident Management
11 7 (7.37%) Test Scripting
11 7 (7.37%) Agile Project Management
12 6 (6.32%) Capacity Management
12 6 (6.32%) Problem Management
12 6 (6.32%) Test Management
12 6 (6.32%) Software Testing
12 6 (6.32%) Configuration Management
12 6 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.00%) SQL
2 30 (31.58%) Java
3 24 (25.26%) C#
3 24 (25.26%) JavaScript
3 24 (25.26%) PHP
4 16 (16.84%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.11%) XPath
6 2 (2.11%) Python
7 1 (1.05%) VBScript
7 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) ISEB
2 7 (7.37%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.26%) Degree
4 3 (3.16%) PMP
4 3 (3.16%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.16%) APMG
5 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.05%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (6.32%) OpenView
3 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (30.53%) Oracle
2 12 (12.63%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.63%) HP
3 9 (9.47%) IBM
4 6 (6.32%) Remedy
5 5 (5.26%) Sage
6 4 (4.21%) hybris
6 4 (4.21%) ATG
7 3 (3.16%) Perforce
8 2 (2.11%) VMware
9 1 (1.05%) Apple
9 1 (1.05%) Akamai
9 1 (1.05%) Zend
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