The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 11 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 3 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 9.68% 20.83% -
As % of the Development Applications category 42.86% 55.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 0
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
JIRA
Manchester

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

Development Applications Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 22.58% 37.50% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 5
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

JIRA
Salary Trend in Salford

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Salford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Regression Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Automated Testing
2 8 (88.89%) QA
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
2 8 (88.89%) Functional Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Defect Management
3 7 (77.78%) QA Automation
3 7 (77.78%) Workflow
4 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 6 (66.67%) High Availability
5 5 (55.56%) Finance
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) .NET
5 5 (55.56%) HND
6 4 (44.44%) XML
6 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
6 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 4 (44.44%) HP
6 4 (44.44%) C#
6 4 (44.44%) Telerik
7 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 3 (33.33%) TDD
8 2 (22.22%) JMeter
8 2 (22.22%) Ruby
8 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
8 2 (22.22%) Appium

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Appium
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) Gerrit
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) JMeter
2 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
2 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) QA Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) QA Tester
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Automated Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Defect Management
1 8 (88.89%) Functional Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Regression Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
1 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (77.78%) QA Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Workflow
3 6 (66.67%) High Availability
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) API Testing
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) OWASP
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
7 1 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (11.11%) User Stories
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) Telerik