The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 64 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 11 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.51% 0.40% 0.095%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.48% 3.23% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £52,500 £25,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.00% -56.52%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
JIRA
Oxfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
105 124 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 14.44% 12.34% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 75 116 73
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

JIRA
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Oxford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) EJB
3 6 (37.50%) SOAP
3 6 (37.50%) XML
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 6 (37.50%) SOA
3 6 (37.50%) ETL
3 6 (37.50%) XML Schema
3 6 (37.50%) RESTful
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (37.50%) Data Integration
3 6 (37.50%) EJB 3.0
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) Java EE
3 6 (37.50%) Clustering
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 4 (25.00%) BDD
4 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Service Bus
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (25.00%) Confluence
3 3 (18.75%) Apache
3 3 (18.75%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle ODI
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Mercurial
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
1 3 (18.75%) Bugzilla
1 3 (18.75%) GDB
General
1 4 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Software Integration Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Tester
2 3 (18.75%) QA Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) EJB
1 6 (37.50%) SOAP
1 6 (37.50%) XML
1 6 (37.50%) XML Schema
1 6 (37.50%) RESTful
1 6 (37.50%) EJB 3.0
1 6 (37.50%) Java EE
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Integration
1 6 (37.50%) Clustering
2 4 (25.00%) Wiki
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Physics
5 1 (6.25%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (25.00%) Debian
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 6 (37.50%) SOA
3 6 (37.50%) ETL
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) BDD
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) C
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) JTAG
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Atlassian