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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 62 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.92% 1.16% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.33% 11.48% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
79 61 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 14.47% 10.10% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 75 54 59
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Slough

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Subversion
2 12 (80.00%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) XML
4 8 (53.33%) Eclipse
4 8 (53.33%) J2EE
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) Scrum
5 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
6 6 (40.00%) Selenium
6 6 (40.00%) TDD
6 6 (40.00%) MVC
7 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 5 (33.33%) Pair Programming
7 5 (33.33%) Spring
7 5 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
7 5 (33.33%) Servlets
7 5 (33.33%) IntelliJ
7 5 (33.33%) Apache
7 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 5 (33.33%) XHTML
7 5 (33.33%) XSLT
7 5 (33.33%) Struts
7 5 (33.33%) Solaris
7 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (33.33%) QA
7 5 (33.33%) GigaSpaces
7 5 (33.33%) Velocity

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
1 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (33.33%) Alfresco
1 5 (33.33%) Liferay
2 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (20.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) GitHub
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Subversion
2 8 (53.33%) Eclipse
3 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (40.00%) Selenium
5 5 (33.33%) IntelliJ
5 5 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 5 (33.33%) Gradle
6 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
7 3 (20.00%) WebLogic Workshop
8 2 (13.33%) Capybara
9 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
9 1 (6.67%) Hudson
9 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (6.67%) Sahi
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) QA Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) J2EE
3 5 (33.33%) Servlets
3 5 (33.33%) XSLT
3 5 (33.33%) XHTML
3 5 (33.33%) Spring
3 5 (33.33%) Velocity
3 5 (33.33%) JSR 168
3 5 (33.33%) Struts
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) JSP
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.67%) Symfony
7 1 (6.67%) RESTful
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Open Source
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Solaris
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 5 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
4 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 4 (26.67%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
7 2 (13.33%) BDD
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) Groovy
4 5 (33.33%) Scala
5 4 (26.67%) C#
6 2 (13.33%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) Ruby
6 2 (13.33%) PHP
7 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) GigaSpaces
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Zend