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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank - 22 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - 4.55% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 17.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £39,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -8.23%
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 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 22.99% 26.14% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 18
Average salary £43,750 £38,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £33,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 29 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Keyword-Driven Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Firebug
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Firebug
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Keyword-Driven Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sage