The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 70 52 73
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 14 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.79% 1.94% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.49% 10.47% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 1
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
JIRA
South Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
187 86 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.91% 18.57% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 170 76 87
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

JIRA
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Sheffield

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Software Testing
3 15 (40.54%) QA
3 15 (40.54%) Finance
4 13 (35.14%) Mentoring
5 12 (32.43%) SQL
5 12 (32.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (32.43%) Manual Testing
6 11 (29.73%) FitNesse
6 11 (29.73%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (29.73%) Banking
6 11 (29.73%) Test Planning
7 10 (27.03%) UNIX
7 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
7 10 (27.03%) Degree
7 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
8 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
8 9 (24.32%) Java
9 8 (21.62%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (21.62%) Retail
9 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (21.62%) Retail Banking
10 7 (18.92%) Smartphone
10 7 (18.92%) Ruby
10 7 (18.92%) Telematics
10 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
10 7 (18.92%) Web Services
10 7 (18.92%) Linux
10 7 (18.92%) User Experience
11 6 (16.22%) Windows

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) nginx
2 4 (10.81%) IIS
2 4 (10.81%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) Drupal
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) DHCP
1 5 (13.51%) SNMP
1 5 (13.51%) VPN
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
1 5 (13.51%) VLAN
1 5 (13.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.81%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (29.73%) FitNesse
3 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
4 5 (13.51%) Maven
5 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
5 3 (8.11%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (5.41%) Xcode
6 2 (5.41%) Selenium
7 1 (2.70%) JUnit
7 1 (2.70%) TestNG
7 1 (2.70%) RSpec
7 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 11 (29.73%) Banking
3 8 (21.62%) Retail
3 8 (21.62%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Test Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Team Leader
3 9 (24.32%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Test Team Leader
4 8 (21.62%) Tester
5 5 (13.51%) Administrator
5 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) QA Tester
6 4 (10.81%) QA Leader
6 4 (10.81%) Lead Tester
6 4 (10.81%) Automated Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (5.41%) iOS Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Web Services
2 5 (13.51%) LAMP
2 5 (13.51%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (5.41%) iOS SDK
3 2 (5.41%) REST
4 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.70%) WCF
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.70%) .NET
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
2 7 (18.92%) Telematics
2 7 (18.92%) Smartphone
2 7 (18.92%) User Experience
3 4 (10.81%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) UNIX
2 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
3 7 (18.92%) Linux
4 6 (16.22%) Ubuntu
4 6 (16.22%) Windows
5 5 (13.51%) Mac OS
6 4 (10.81%) Android
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Software Testing
3 13 (35.14%) Mentoring
4 12 (32.43%) Manual Testing
5 11 (29.73%) Test Planning
6 8 (21.62%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
8 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
10 4 (10.81%) Workflow
10 4 (10.81%) OO
11 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
11 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
11 3 (8.11%) TDD
11 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
11 3 (8.11%) User Stories
11 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
11 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) Java
3 7 (18.92%) Ruby
4 5 (13.51%) PHP
4 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.41%) C#
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) ISEB
2 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (40.54%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Xen
1 5 (13.51%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (13.51%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco
2 4 (10.81%) HP
3 3 (8.11%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft