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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 52 67 69
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 21 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.27% 1.29% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.59% 6.72% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 3
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +4.54%
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
102 134 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.89% 19.17% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 94 110 55
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram 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 4 September 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
Stoke-on-Trent +9 13 £32,500 - 5
Stafford - 6 £27,500 -
JIRA
West Midlands

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 19 (51.35%) .NET
2 17 (45.95%) C#
3 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
4 14 (37.84%) Automated Testing
4 14 (37.84%) QA
5 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
6 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
6 11 (29.73%) AccuRev
6 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
7 10 (27.03%) SQL
7 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
8 9 (24.32%) Regression Testing
9 8 (21.62%) HTML
9 8 (21.62%) Internet
9 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
10 7 (18.92%) People Management
10 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
11 6 (16.22%) TestDirector
11 6 (16.22%) TestComplete
11 6 (16.22%) Selenium
12 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (10.81%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
13 4 (10.81%) Subversion
13 4 (10.81%) Project Management
13 4 (10.81%) Bugzilla
13 4 (10.81%) Requirements Management
13 4 (10.81%) SDLC
13 4 (10.81%) Xamarin

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Simulink
2 1 (2.70%) Stateflow
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) AccuRev
1 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
2 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
3 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (16.22%) Selenium
4 6 (16.22%) TestComplete
4 6 (16.22%) TestDirector
5 4 (10.81%) Bugzilla
5 4 (10.81%) Subversion
5 4 (10.81%) Mercurial
6 3 (8.11%) Hudson
6 3 (8.11%) FogBugz
6 3 (8.11%) Maven
6 3 (8.11%) CruiseControl
6 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
6 3 (8.11%) Ant
7 1 (2.70%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (8.11%) Back Office
1 3 (8.11%) Electronics
1 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Tester
2 11 (29.73%) QA Tester
3 8 (21.62%) Software Tester
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Test Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Software Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Software Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Software Test Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Test Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Release Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) FPGA Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) .NET
2 8 (21.62%) HTML
3 3 (8.11%) Web Services
4 2 (5.41%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) EPoS
3 1 (2.70%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.70%) VHDL
3 1 (2.70%) Verilog
3 1 (2.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Automated Testing
2 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
3 9 (24.32%) Regression Testing
4 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
4 7 (18.92%) People Management
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.81%) SDLC
6 4 (10.81%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
6 4 (10.81%) Requirements Management
7 3 (8.11%) Release Management
7 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Web Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Validation
7 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Change Control
8 2 (5.41%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) C#
2 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.11%) VB
4 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
4 3 (8.11%) Python
4 3 (8.11%) PHP
4 3 (8.11%) Ruby
4 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) ISEB
1 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
1 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (37.84%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Xamarin
2 3 (8.11%) Citrix
2 3 (8.11%) Remedy
2 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Altera
3 1 (2.70%) MKS
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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IT Recruitment Company
Salary: £20,000 - £28,000 DOE
Posted: 9 days ago