The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 69 70 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -34
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2 2 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.31% 0.31% 6.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.94% 4.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 38
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
JIRA
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
68 50 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 10.49% 7.84% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 53 48 110
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £34,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

JIRA
Salary Trend in Slough

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Slough

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
5 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) GitHub
5 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (28.57%) Confluence
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 2 (28.57%) MVNO
6 1 (14.29%) Bower
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
6 1 (14.29%) gulp

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) Bower
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Grunt
2 1 (14.29%) gulp
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) REST
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA