The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 16 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.51% 1.46% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 7.89% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £29,250 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.21% -13.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
JIRA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Development Applications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
14 38 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 24.56% 18.45% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 30
Average salary £42,500 £30,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.34% -19.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

JIRA
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Northern Ireland region.

JIRA Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

JIRA
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +22 2 £29,250 -15.21%
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) WF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) CRUD
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) New Relic