The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 64 62 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -40
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 14 5 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.96% 0.74% 7.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.59% 7.94% 53.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 34
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
JIRA
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
146 63 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 20.45% 9.29% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 119 60 60
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

JIRA
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Staffordshire

JIRA
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +12 7 £32,500 -18.75%
JIRA
West Midlands

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 36 (94.74%) .NET
1 36 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 33 (86.84%) CSS
2 33 (86.84%) HTML
2 33 (86.84%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (86.84%) AccuRev
3 32 (84.21%) Unit Testing
3 32 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 32 (84.21%) SQL
3 32 (84.21%) HTML5
4 31 (81.58%) CSS3
4 31 (81.58%) VB.NET
4 31 (81.58%) ASP.NET
4 31 (81.58%) XHTML
4 31 (81.58%) N-Tier
4 31 (81.58%) SOA
4 31 (81.58%) XML
4 31 (81.58%) XSLT
4 31 (81.58%) Ajax
4 31 (81.58%) SEO
5 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (68.42%) TDD
6 26 (68.42%) Document Management
7 15 (39.47%) C#
8 6 (15.79%) jQuery
8 6 (15.79%) MVC
9 5 (13.16%) Web Development
9 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
9 5 (13.16%) Degree
9 5 (13.16%) Computer Science

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (2.63%) Apache
1 1 (2.63%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Subversion
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
2 2 (5.26%) Selenium
2 2 (5.26%) Ant
3 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (5.26%) Back Office
1 2 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 23 (60.53%) .NET Developer
3 10 (26.32%) VB.NET Developer
3 10 (26.32%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.89%) QA Tester
4 3 (7.89%) Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Release Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Software Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (94.74%) .NET
2 33 (86.84%) CSS
2 33 (86.84%) HTML
3 32 (84.21%) HTML5
4 31 (81.58%) CSS3
4 31 (81.58%) Ajax
4 31 (81.58%) ASP.NET
4 31 (81.58%) XML
4 31 (81.58%) XSLT
4 31 (81.58%) XHTML
5 6 (15.79%) jQuery
6 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
6 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (5.26%) Middleware
8 1 (2.63%) Web Services
8 1 (2.63%) PhoneGap
8 1 (2.63%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 31 (81.58%) N-Tier
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Open Source
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Continuous Integration
2 32 (84.21%) Unit Testing
3 31 (81.58%) SOA
3 31 (81.58%) SEO
4 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (68.42%) TDD
5 26 (68.42%) Document Management
6 6 (15.79%) MVC
7 5 (13.16%) Web Development
8 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (5.26%) Validation
10 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
10 2 (5.26%) Change Control
11 1 (2.63%) Web Application Development
11 1 (2.63%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.63%) OOP
11 1 (2.63%) OO
11 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) JavaScript
1 32 (84.21%) SQL
2 31 (81.58%) VB.NET
3 15 (39.47%) C#
4 5 (13.16%) VB
5 2 (5.26%) Java
5 2 (5.26%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) AccuRev
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Remedy
Stafford, West Midlands
Ctalk Limited
Salary: £30k - £50k depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago