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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 16 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 5.00% 10.53% -
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 47.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £57,500 £48,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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
24 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 40.00% 22.37% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 7
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £39,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Salford region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Salford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 16 (100.00%) Degree
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (62.50%) QA
2 10 (62.50%) Selenium
2 10 (62.50%) Telerik
2 10 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 10 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 10 (62.50%) WatiN
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) PL/SQL
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) XML
2 10 (62.50%) HND
2 10 (62.50%) Regression Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Workflow
2 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) Kanban
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) BDD
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) PRINCE
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 6 (37.50%) Mentoring

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 10 (62.50%) Selenium
1 10 (62.50%) WatiN
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Tester
2 7 (43.75%) Automated Tester
2 7 (43.75%) QA Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Programme Manager
3 5 (31.25%) Portfolio Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
1 10 (62.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Automated Testing
1 10 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (62.50%) Test Scripting
1 10 (62.50%) Regression Testing
1 10 (62.50%) Workflow
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) Kanban
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) BDD
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 6 (37.50%) Coaching
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
1 10 (62.50%) Java
1 10 (62.50%) PL/SQL
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) HND
3 5 (31.25%) PMP
3 5 (31.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Telerik