The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 72 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 10 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.26% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.58% 2.13% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
JIRA
Hampshire

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

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
132 141 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 16.69% 16.43% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 103 136 116
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

JIRA
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Southampton

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (72.00%) User Stories
3 16 (64.00%) TDD
4 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 13 (52.00%) Gherkin
5 13 (52.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (44.00%) Python
6 11 (44.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 11 (44.00%) LoadRunner
6 11 (44.00%) PHP
6 11 (44.00%) Linux
6 11 (44.00%) Web Testing
6 11 (44.00%) Test Management
6 11 (44.00%) Selenium
6 11 (44.00%) System Testing
6 11 (44.00%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (44.00%) Regression Testing
6 11 (44.00%) Cucumber
6 11 (44.00%) BDD
6 11 (44.00%) Mobile App
6 11 (44.00%) Automation Testing
7 10 (40.00%) QA
8 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (36.00%) Selenium IDE
9 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (28.00%) SaaS
11 6 (24.00%) Degree
11 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
12 5 (20.00%) Java

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (16.00%) SAS
1 4 (16.00%) CICS
2 2 (8.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) DB2
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (44.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (44.00%) LoadRunner
2 11 (44.00%) Cucumber
2 11 (44.00%) Selenium
3 9 (36.00%) Selenium IDE
4 4 (16.00%) ChangeMan
5 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Gherkin
2 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.00%) ISPF
4 1 (4.00%) JSP
4 1 (4.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.00%) VSAM
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Data Conversion
2 4 (16.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) UNIX
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (72.00%) User Stories
3 16 (64.00%) TDD
4 13 (52.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (44.00%) Web Testing
5 11 (44.00%) Test Management
5 11 (44.00%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (44.00%) Regression Testing
5 11 (44.00%) Automation Testing
5 11 (44.00%) BDD
5 11 (44.00%) System Testing
6 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 5 (20.00%) MVC
8 5 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
9 4 (16.00%) Migration
9 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) PHP
1 11 (44.00%) Python
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) JCL
4 4 (16.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
1 4 (16.00%) Tableau
2 3 (12.00%) Atlassian
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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