The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 138 198 167
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -31
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 118 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.97% 0.51% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.61% 2.95% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 89 26 43
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
JIRA
England

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

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1228 1050 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.54% 17.26% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 891 759
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

JIRA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

JIRA Salary Trend in the South West

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in the South West

JIRA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +18 40 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Gloucestershire +17 34 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Dorset +18 16 £36,250 - 1
Devon - 12 £37,500 - 4
Wiltshire +6 9 £38,500 - 1
Somerset -14 5 £55,000 +29.41%
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 137 (69.54%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (52.79%) Scrum
3 95 (48.22%) Java
4 75 (38.07%) Git (software)
5 70 (35.53%) TDD
6 67 (34.01%) Spring
7 58 (29.44%) Linux
8 57 (28.93%) SQL
9 51 (25.89%) Hibernate
9 51 (25.89%) JSON
10 50 (25.38%) JavaScript
11 47 (23.86%) Finance
12 39 (19.80%) C#
12 39 (19.80%) XML
12 39 (19.80%) Maven
12 39 (19.80%) Subversion
13 38 (19.29%) CSS
13 38 (19.29%) Oracle
14 37 (18.78%) JUnit
14 37 (18.78%) MVC
14 37 (18.78%) BDD
15 36 (18.27%) Confluence
15 36 (18.27%) .NET
16 35 (17.77%) Business Intelligence
17 34 (17.26%) SQL Server
18 33 (16.75%) Tomcat
19 32 (16.24%) Web Services
19 32 (16.24%) Selenium
20 30 (15.23%) jQuery
20 30 (15.23%) MySQL

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 36 (18.27%) Confluence
2 33 (16.75%) Tomcat
3 26 (13.20%) Mule
4 23 (11.68%) JBoss
4 23 (11.68%) Mule ESB
5 14 (7.11%) Apache
6 13 (6.60%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (5.08%) Node.js
8 9 (4.57%) MediaWiki
8 9 (4.57%) nginx
9 4 (2.03%) CMS
10 3 (1.52%) IIS
10 3 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.52%) WordPress
11 2 (1.02%) Drupal
11 2 (1.02%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.02%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (1.02%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.51%) HipChat
2 1 (0.51%) MS Project
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (8.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.51%) Magento
2 1 (0.51%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.21%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (9.64%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.55%) SaaS
5 1 (0.51%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.57%) LDAP
1 9 (4.57%) LAN
1 9 (4.57%) WAN
1 9 (4.57%) VPN
1 9 (4.57%) IPv6
1 9 (4.57%) Internet
1 9 (4.57%) OSPF
1 9 (4.57%) BGP
1 9 (4.57%) EIGRP
1 9 (4.57%) Firewall
1 9 (4.57%) IPsec
1 9 (4.57%) Network Security
2 3 (1.52%) DNS
2 3 (1.52%) HTTP
3 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.02%) FTP
4 1 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.26%) SQL Server
2 30 (15.23%) MySQL
3 20 (10.15%) MongoDB
4 19 (9.64%) NoSQL
4 19 (9.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 18 (9.14%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.09%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.03%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.51%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.51%) Infinispan
12 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 75 (38.07%) Git (software)
2 39 (19.80%) Subversion
2 39 (19.80%) Maven
3 37 (18.78%) JUnit
4 32 (16.24%) Selenium
5 28 (14.21%) Eclipse
6 25 (12.69%) Cucumber
6 25 (12.69%) Jenkins
7 23 (11.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 23 (11.68%) IntelliJ
8 18 (9.14%) Ant
9 17 (8.63%) EasyMock
9 17 (8.63%) Mockito
10 16 (8.12%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (8.12%) FishEye
10 16 (8.12%) Spock
10 16 (8.12%) Geb
11 14 (7.11%) Bitbucket
11 14 (7.11%) FindBugs
11 14 (7.11%) WebDriver
General
1 47 (23.86%) Finance
2 20 (10.15%) Marketing
3 17 (8.63%) Telecoms
4 16 (8.12%) Electronics
4 16 (8.12%) Manufacturing
5 10 (5.08%) Retail
6 9 (4.57%) Back Office
7 6 (3.05%) Advertising
8 5 (2.54%) Games
8 5 (2.54%) Legal
9 4 (2.03%) Law
10 3 (1.52%) Banking
10 3 (1.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 105 (53.30%) Developer
2 53 (26.90%) Java Developer
3 42 (21.32%) Senior Developer
4 34 (17.26%) Analyst
5 28 (14.21%) Test Analyst
5 28 (14.21%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (9.64%) .NET Developer
7 16 (8.12%) Team Leader
8 14 (7.11%) Software Engineer
8 14 (7.11%) Architect
8 14 (7.11%) Java Architect
9 13 (6.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 13 (6.60%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 13 (6.60%) C# Developer
9 13 (6.60%) J2EE Developer
9 13 (6.60%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 11 (5.58%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (5.58%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.57%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (34.01%) Spring
2 51 (25.89%) Hibernate
2 51 (25.89%) JSON
3 39 (19.80%) XML
4 38 (19.29%) CSS
5 36 (18.27%) .NET
6 32 (16.24%) Web Services
7 30 (15.23%) jQuery
8 29 (14.72%) J2EE
9 28 (14.21%) Apache Camel
10 26 (13.20%) SOAP
11 24 (12.18%) REST
12 21 (10.66%) JPA
12 21 (10.66%) HTML
12 21 (10.66%) .NET Framework
13 20 (10.15%) ASP.NET
13 20 (10.15%) Spring Integration
14 19 (9.64%) Spring MVC
14 19 (9.64%) Servlets
15 18 (9.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.14%) User Experience
2 16 (8.12%) DTV
3 12 (6.09%) Wiki
4 11 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.57%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.55%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.54%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.03%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.02%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 58 (29.44%) Linux
2 21 (10.66%) Windows
3 11 (5.58%) UNIX
3 11 (5.58%) CentOS
4 9 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (4.57%) Debian
4 9 (4.57%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.52%) Android
5 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.52%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.02%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (69.54%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (52.79%) Scrum
3 70 (35.53%) TDD
4 37 (18.78%) MVC
4 37 (18.78%) BDD
5 35 (17.77%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (14.72%) UML
7 26 (13.20%) Software Engineering
7 26 (13.20%) SDLC
8 25 (12.69%) Kanban
8 25 (12.69%) RUP
9 24 (12.18%) OO
9 24 (12.18%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (10.15%) Integration Testing
11 19 (9.64%) OOP
12 17 (8.63%) Test Scripting
13 16 (8.12%) Programme Management
13 16 (8.12%) Digital Marketing
14 15 (7.61%) OOD
15 14 (7.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 95 (48.22%) Java
2 57 (28.93%) SQL
3 50 (25.38%) JavaScript
4 39 (19.80%) C#
5 29 (14.72%) C
6 17 (8.63%) Perl
6 17 (8.63%) PHP
6 17 (8.63%) Ruby
7 15 (7.61%) C++
8 13 (6.60%) Groovy
8 13 (6.60%) AspectJ
9 12 (6.09%) Bash Shell
9 12 (6.09%) Python
10 8 (4.06%) PL/SQL
10 8 (4.06%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.06%) VB
11 5 (2.54%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.54%) Ada
11 5 (2.54%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.03%) JCL
Qualifications
1 26 (13.20%) Security Cleared
2 19 (9.64%) DV Cleared
3 15 (7.61%) Degree
4 11 (5.58%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.03%) ISEB
6 2 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) CCNA
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.51%) RHCE
7 1 (0.51%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.12%) QA
2 5 (2.54%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.02%) SLA
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (9.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.08%) iptables
3 9 (4.57%) Postfix
3 9 (4.57%) XenServer
3 9 (4.57%) Samba
4 4 (2.03%) Docker
5 2 (1.02%) Varnish
6 1 (0.51%) KVM
6 1 (0.51%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 12 (6.09%) Puppet
2 9 (4.57%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (4.57%) ZABBIX
3 7 (3.55%) Salt
4 6 (3.05%) Ansible
5 4 (2.03%) Vagrant
5 4 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (2.03%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.51%) Nagios
6 1 (0.51%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.51%) Graylog
6 1 (0.51%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 38 (19.29%) Oracle
2 21 (10.66%) IBM
3 20 (10.15%) SAP
4 18 (9.14%) VMware
5 14 (7.11%) Apple
6 12 (6.09%) Perforce
7 10 (5.08%) Red Hat
8 9 (4.57%) Citrix
9 8 (4.06%) Microsoft
10 7 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (3.55%) Google
10 7 (3.55%) Atlassian
11 6 (3.05%) TIBCO
11 6 (3.05%) Cisco
12 5 (2.54%) Zend
13 3 (1.52%) Twitter
14 2 (1.02%) Informatica
14 2 (1.02%) Cognos
15 1 (0.51%) Qualys
15 1 (0.51%) NorthgateArinso
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Incentive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Incentive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: £competitive + depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago