The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 62 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 8 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.50% 0.34% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.35% 2.00% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £33,250 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.77% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
JIRA
North East

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

Development Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
126 100 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.55% 16.89% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 94 92 68
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

JIRA
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

JIRA
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 8 £41,250 +83.33% 3
Gateshead - 2 £26,500 -
JIRA
North East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) OO
3 8 (47.06%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
4 6 (35.29%) Apache
4 6 (35.29%) W3C
4 6 (35.29%) PHP
4 6 (35.29%) MySQL
4 6 (35.29%) WordPress
4 6 (35.29%) Data Architecture
4 6 (35.29%) Yii
4 6 (35.29%) User Experience
5 5 (29.41%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Selenium
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (17.65%) Open Source
7 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
7 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 3 (17.65%) Java
7 3 (17.65%) C++
8 2 (11.76%) SQL
8 2 (11.76%) CSS

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 6 (35.29%) Apache
1 6 (35.29%) WordPress
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
1 2 (11.76%) Heroku
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
1 2 (11.76%) SSL
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Selenium
3 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
4 2 (11.76%) Redmine
4 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.76%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (11.76%) AccuRev
4 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.88%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (5.88%) LoadUI
5 1 (5.88%) JMeter
5 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Web Developer
3 6 (35.29%) PHP Web Developer
3 6 (35.29%) PHP Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Test Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) jQuery
2 6 (35.29%) Yii
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) Spring
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) Django
4 2 (11.76%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) W3C
1 6 (35.29%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) MVC
2 8 (47.06%) OO
3 6 (35.29%) Data Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Release Management
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 2 (11.76%) Kanban
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) PHP
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) C
5 2 (11.76%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby
5 2 (11.76%) Scala
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) HP
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