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 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 72 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 11 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.35% 0.23% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.64% 1.50% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Average salary £39,000 £52,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
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
144 133 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 17.73% 15.17% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 115 127 100
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) User Stories
3 19 (67.86%) TDD
4 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
5 13 (46.43%) Gherkin
5 13 (46.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 11 (39.29%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (39.29%) Regression Testing
7 11 (39.29%) Web Testing
7 11 (39.29%) Test Management
7 11 (39.29%) Automation Testing
7 11 (39.29%) System Testing
7 11 (39.29%) QuickTest Pro
7 11 (39.29%) LoadRunner
7 11 (39.29%) BDD
7 11 (39.29%) Linux
7 11 (39.29%) PHP
7 11 (39.29%) Python
7 11 (39.29%) Cucumber
7 11 (39.29%) Mobile App
7 11 (39.29%) Selenium
8 10 (35.71%) QA
8 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
9 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
9 9 (32.14%) Selenium IDE
10 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
10 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (14.29%) SAS
1 4 (14.29%) CICS
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) DB2
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (39.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (39.29%) LoadRunner
2 11 (39.29%) Cucumber
2 11 (39.29%) Selenium
3 9 (32.14%) Selenium IDE
4 4 (14.29%) ChangeMan
5 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 8 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Gherkin
2 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (14.29%) ISPF
4 1 (3.57%) JSP
4 1 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (14.29%) VSAM
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Data Conversion
2 4 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) User Stories
3 19 (67.86%) TDD
4 13 (46.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (39.29%) Web Testing
5 11 (39.29%) Test Management
5 11 (39.29%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (39.29%) Regression Testing
5 11 (39.29%) Automation Testing
5 11 (39.29%) BDD
5 11 (39.29%) System Testing
6 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 8 (28.57%) Multithreading
7 8 (28.57%) MVC
7 8 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 4 (14.29%) Migration
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) PHP
1 11 (39.29%) Python
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) JCL
5 4 (14.29%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
1 4 (14.29%) Tableau
2 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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