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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 61 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.53% 0.36% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.83% 1.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £28,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
106 112 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 18.63% 20.04% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 96 96 64
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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
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 30 March 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
Ipswich +2 3 £60,000 +108.69%
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) Bugzilla
1 10 (83.33%) QA
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 6 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Telerik
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
7 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (8.33%) LINQ
7 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
7 1 (8.33%) Git (software)

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Bugzilla
2 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (8.33%) YouTrack
5 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
4 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) LINQ
3 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Telerik