The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 45 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 15 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.20% 0.18% -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.24% 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
JIRA
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
87 108 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 18.55% 19.46% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 71 96 63
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

JIRA
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Suffolk

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Suffolk

JIRA
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Ipswich +19 13 £34,000 -2.85%
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 13 (81.25%) QA
2 12 (75.00%) Bugzilla
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Automated Testing
4 9 (56.25%) Selenium
4 9 (56.25%) SoapUI
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) ISEB
6 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) MS Office
7 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Automation Testing
9 3 (18.75%) Games
9 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
9 3 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (18.75%) JMeter
9 3 (18.75%) .NET
9 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
10 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
10 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 2 (12.50%) Degree
10 2 (12.50%) LoadUI
10 2 (12.50%) Agile Testing
10 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
10 2 (12.50%) Test Management
10 2 (12.50%) SOAP
10 2 (12.50%) Scrum
10 2 (12.50%) TDD

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Bugzilla
2 9 (56.25%) Selenium
2 9 (56.25%) SoapUI
3 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (18.75%) JMeter
5 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 2 (12.50%) LoadUI
6 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 11 (68.75%) Test Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) QA Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Tester
4 5 (31.25%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) Software Tester
6 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) QA Tester
7 2 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
7 2 (12.50%) Automated Tester
8 1 (6.25%) Senior QA Test Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Senior QA Tester
8 1 (6.25%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Test Consultant
8 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Online Games
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Automated Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Management
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Testing
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) Use Case
6 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (81.25%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Telerik