The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 131 141 124
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 19 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.72% 0.42% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.12% 3.48% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 7
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
JIRA
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
267 316 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.18% 12.20% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 204 275 236
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

JIRA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Reading

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Reading

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 17 (60.71%) Scrum
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
4 12 (42.86%) XML
5 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
5 11 (39.29%) SQL
5 11 (39.29%) MVC
5 11 (39.29%) jQuery
5 11 (39.29%) Ajax
6 10 (35.71%) Selenium
6 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
6 10 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (35.71%) .NET
6 10 (35.71%) C#
6 10 (35.71%) User Experience
7 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (32.14%) Business Process Mapping
7 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
7 9 (32.14%) CRM
7 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
7 9 (32.14%) DSDM
7 9 (32.14%) WCF
7 9 (32.14%) Web Development
7 9 (32.14%) Retail
7 9 (32.14%) Subversion
7 9 (32.14%) Business Analysis
7 9 (32.14%) Sitecore
7 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (32.14%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (32.14%) Jenkins

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (17.86%) CMS
1 5 (17.86%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) FTP
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Selenium
2 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
2 9 (32.14%) Subversion
3 3 (10.71%) Bugzilla
3 3 (10.71%) WinRunner
3 3 (10.71%) TestDirector
3 3 (10.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (10.71%) LoadRunner
3 3 (10.71%) MSTest
4 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.14%) ClearQuest
4 2 (7.14%) Ant
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.57%) JUnit
5 1 (3.57%) JMeter
5 1 (3.57%) jMock
5 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.57%) LoadUI
General
1 9 (32.14%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Web Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Test Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
8 2 (7.14%) Architect
9 1 (3.57%) Tester
9 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) Software Tester
9 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
9 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) XML
2 11 (39.29%) Ajax
2 11 (39.29%) jQuery
3 10 (35.71%) .NET
4 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
4 9 (32.14%) WCF
4 9 (32.14%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.14%) HTML
5 2 (7.14%) PhoneGap
5 2 (7.14%) HTML5
5 2 (7.14%) CSS
5 2 (7.14%) JSON
6 1 (3.57%) JMS
6 1 (3.57%) Middleware
6 1 (3.57%) SOAP
6 1 (3.57%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) User Experience
2 8 (28.57%) iPad
3 3 (10.71%) Open Source
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Scrum
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) MVC
4 10 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (32.14%) Business Analysis
5 9 (32.14%) DSDM
5 9 (32.14%) CRM
5 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
5 9 (32.14%) Web Development
5 9 (32.14%) Business Process Mapping
6 8 (28.57%) Use Case
6 8 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
6 8 (28.57%) B2C
7 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
8 3 (10.71%) Test Management
8 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.71%) V-Model
8 3 (10.71%) Test Planning
8 3 (10.71%) Requirements Management
9 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 8 (28.57%) Degree
4 5 (17.86%) ISEB
5 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
6 3 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Sitecore
2 8 (28.57%) hybris
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) Open Text
5 2 (7.14%) Sencha
6 1 (3.57%) Fujitsu