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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 52 51 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 17 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.69% 3.53% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.97% 22.89% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 1
Average salary £30,750 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.75% -18.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
74 83 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 11.69% 15.43% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 69 73 65
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +63.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
Tamworth - 8 £26,750 -
Stoke-on-Trent -10 6 £33,250 +2.30% 3
JIRA
West Midlands

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 17 (38.64%) QA
3 16 (36.36%) C#
3 16 (36.36%) .NET
4 15 (34.09%) Jenkins
4 15 (34.09%) Relational Database
5 14 (31.82%) AccuRev
5 14 (31.82%) CSS
5 14 (31.82%) HTML
6 11 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
7 10 (22.73%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
7 10 (22.73%) SQL
7 10 (22.73%) Back Office
8 9 (20.45%) Software Testing
9 8 (18.18%) Data Management
9 8 (18.18%) Internet
9 8 (18.18%) Java
9 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 8 (18.18%) ITIL
9 8 (18.18%) Selenium
9 8 (18.18%) Test Scripting
10 7 (15.91%) EPoS
10 7 (15.91%) EFTPOS
10 7 (15.91%) Supplier Management
10 7 (15.91%) Retail
11 6 (13.64%) SDLC
11 6 (13.64%) System Testing
11 6 (13.64%) WebDriver
12 5 (11.36%) TeamCity

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (2.27%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Jenkins
2 14 (31.82%) AccuRev
3 8 (18.18%) Selenium
4 6 (13.64%) WebDriver
5 5 (11.36%) Subversion
5 5 (11.36%) TeamCity
6 4 (9.09%) Ant
6 4 (9.09%) CruiseControl
6 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 4 (9.09%) Hudson
6 4 (9.09%) Maven
6 4 (9.09%) Mercurial
6 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.27%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.27%) ERwin
7 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
General
1 10 (22.73%) Back Office
2 7 (15.91%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Tester
2 16 (36.36%) Software Tester
3 11 (25.00%) QA Tester
4 10 (22.73%) Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) Applications Support
5 7 (15.91%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) Software QA Tester
6 5 (11.36%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) EPoS Support Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Test Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Release Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Web Tester
10 1 (2.27%) Administrator
10 1 (2.27%) DBA
10 1 (2.27%) QA Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) QA Test Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) Software Manager
10 1 (2.27%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) .NET
2 14 (31.82%) CSS
2 14 (31.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) EFTPOS
1 7 (15.91%) EPoS
2 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
2 10 (22.73%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (20.45%) Software Testing
4 8 (18.18%) Data Management
4 8 (18.18%) ITIL
4 8 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 7 (15.91%) Supplier Management
6 6 (13.64%) SDLC
6 6 (13.64%) System Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Open Source
7 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.82%) Line Management
8 3 (6.82%) Validation
9 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.55%) Automation Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Change Control
9 2 (4.55%) Performance Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) C#
2 10 (22.73%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) Java
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.09%) Python
4 4 (9.09%) Ruby
4 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
1 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (38.64%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Remedy
2 3 (6.82%) Citrix
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Google
4 1 (2.27%) Twitter
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago