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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 31 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.76% 2.80% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.56% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £31,000 £23,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
JIRA
Lancashire

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

Development Applications Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 29.77% 16.82% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 31
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,204
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

JIRA
Salary Trend in Preston

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Preston

JIRA
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP