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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 11 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 11 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 15.94% - 4.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 57.89% - 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.12%
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
19 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 27.54% 20.45% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 16
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 3 September 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) QA
2 13 (86.67%) Selenium
2 13 (86.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Test Scripting
2 13 (86.67%) XML
2 13 (86.67%) HND
2 13 (86.67%) PL/SQL
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) Regression Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Workflow
2 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 13 (86.67%) Telerik
2 13 (86.67%) Automated Testing
3 8 (53.33%) WatiN
4 5 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Management

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) Selenium
2 8 (53.33%) WatiN
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Tester
1 8 (53.33%) QA Tester
1 8 (53.33%) Automated Tester
2 5 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Regression Testing
1 13 (86.67%) Workflow
1 13 (86.67%) Automated Testing
1 13 (86.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 13 (86.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) User Stories
2 2 (13.33%) SDLC
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Scrum
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) PL/SQL
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Telerik
2 5 (33.33%) HP