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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 11 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 10 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 12.82% - 2.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% - 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
20 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 25.64% 30.21% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 16
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +17.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 31 July 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 13 (100.00%) Degree
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (84.62%) QA
2 11 (84.62%) Selenium
2 11 (84.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Test Scripting
2 11 (84.62%) Telerik
2 11 (84.62%) Automated Testing
2 11 (84.62%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) XML
2 11 (84.62%) HND
2 11 (84.62%) Regression Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Workflow
2 11 (84.62%) Finance
3 9 (69.23%) WatiN
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (84.62%) Selenium
2 9 (69.23%) WatiN
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Tester
1 9 (69.23%) QA Tester
1 9 (69.23%) Automated Tester
2 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
1 11 (84.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Regression Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Workflow
1 11 (84.62%) Automated Testing
1 11 (84.62%) User Acceptance Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Test Scripting
2 2 (15.38%) Kanban
2 2 (15.38%) BDD
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Coaching
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) Java
1 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (84.62%) HND
3 2 (15.38%) PMP
3 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Telerik
2 2 (15.38%) HP