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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 74 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +19
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.30% 2.74% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.94% 22.54% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 1
Average salary £46,250 £70,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.92% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
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 71 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 10.18% 12.14% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 63 66 51
Average salary £40,000 £62,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Groovy
4 3 (37.50%) Scala
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) GigaSpaces
4 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Pair Programming
4 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 3 (37.50%) XHTML
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Velocity
4 3 (37.50%) JSR 168
4 3 (37.50%) QA

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (37.50%) Alfresco
1 3 (37.50%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) GitHub
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (37.50%) IntelliJ
3 3 (37.50%) Gradle
3 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
4 2 (25.00%) Capybara
5 1 (12.50%) Hudson
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) Sahi
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) XSLT
2 3 (37.50%) XHTML
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Velocity
2 3 (37.50%) JSR 168
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Servlets
2 3 (37.50%) Struts
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Pair Programming
4 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Logistics
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) Release Management
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Groovy
3 3 (37.50%) Scala
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (12.50%) Zend