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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 58 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.25% 1.15% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.50% 12.28% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 1
Average salary £66,250 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -9.41%
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
80 57 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 16.63% 9.39% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 71 51 60
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%

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 17 September 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Slough

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (87.50%) Subversion
3 18 (75.00%) Java
3 18 (75.00%) XML
4 15 (62.50%) TDD
5 14 (58.33%) MVC
5 14 (58.33%) Jenkins
6 13 (54.17%) HTML
6 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
6 13 (54.17%) J2EE
6 13 (54.17%) Eclipse
7 12 (50.00%) SQL
7 12 (50.00%) Tomcat
8 11 (45.83%) Struts
8 11 (45.83%) Solaris
8 11 (45.83%) Apache
8 11 (45.83%) IntelliJ
8 11 (45.83%) Scrum
8 11 (45.83%) Spring
8 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (45.83%) Web Application Development
8 11 (45.83%) Gradle
9 10 (41.67%) Servlets
9 10 (41.67%) XSLT
9 10 (41.67%) XHTML
9 10 (41.67%) Extreme Programming
9 10 (41.67%) Pair Programming
9 10 (41.67%) GigaSpaces
9 10 (41.67%) Velocity
9 10 (41.67%) JSR 168

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 12 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (45.83%) Apache
3 10 (41.67%) Alfresco
3 10 (41.67%) Liferay
4 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) GitHub
2 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) LDAP
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) SSH
1 1 (4.17%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (87.50%) Subversion
2 14 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 13 (54.17%) Eclipse
4 11 (45.83%) IntelliJ
4 11 (45.83%) Gradle
5 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (25.00%) Selenium
6 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
7 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
7 3 (12.50%) WebLogic Workshop
8 2 (8.33%) Hudson
8 2 (8.33%) Capybara
9 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
9 1 (4.17%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (4.17%) Ant
9 1 (4.17%) EasyMock
9 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) QA Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) XML
2 13 (54.17%) J2EE
2 13 (54.17%) HTML
3 11 (45.83%) Struts
3 11 (45.83%) Spring
4 10 (41.67%) XSLT
4 10 (41.67%) XHTML
4 10 (41.67%) Servlets
4 10 (41.67%) Velocity
4 10 (41.67%) JSR 168
5 7 (29.17%) .NET
5 7 (29.17%) Web Services
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 4 (16.67%) SOAP
7 4 (16.67%) RESTful
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (12.50%) CSS
8 3 (12.50%) JSP
9 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
10 1 (4.17%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Open Source
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) DTV
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Solaris
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) AIX
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) CentOS
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) TDD
3 14 (58.33%) MVC
4 11 (45.83%) Scrum
4 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (45.83%) Web Application Development
5 10 (41.67%) Functional Testing
5 10 (41.67%) Extreme Programming
5 10 (41.67%) Pair Programming
6 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
6 5 (20.83%) Kanban
7 4 (16.67%) DSDM
7 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) OO
8 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (41.67%) Groovy
4 10 (41.67%) Scala
5 6 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 3 (12.50%) Ruby
8 2 (8.33%) PHP
9 1 (4.17%) C-shell
9 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
9 1 (4.17%) Korn
9 1 (4.17%) Python
9 1 (4.17%) C
9 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISEB
1 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) NFS
1 1 (4.17%) Xen
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Nagios
1 1 (4.17%) YUM
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) GigaSpaces
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Vignette
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Zend
4 1 (4.17%) Sun
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) BEA
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Google