The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Preston region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 23 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.50% 1.52% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 5.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £23,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Development Applications Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
20 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 15.04% 27.27% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 22
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
JIRA
Lancashire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) Automated Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Marketing
2 8 (72.73%) Symfony
2 8 (72.73%) jQuery
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) Apache Solr
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) OO
2 8 (72.73%) Apache
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 8 (72.73%) Xbox
2 8 (72.73%) OO PHP
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Process Management
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) Apache
1 8 (72.73%) Apache Solr
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
General
1 8 (72.73%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Development Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Lead Developer
2 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Development Team Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) Symfony
1 8 (72.73%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Xbox
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Automated Testing
2 8 (72.73%) OO PHP
2 8 (72.73%) OO
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Document Management
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Process Management
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft