The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 42 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 17 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.14% 0.37% -
As % of the Development Applications category 20.24% 2.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 0
Average salary £65,000 £46,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
JIRA
Hertfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
84 83 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.53% 15.43% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 64 58 87
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

JIRA
Salary Trend in Watford

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Watford

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Watford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) SQL
3 18 (75.00%) Unix
4 17 (70.83%) Test Scripting
4 17 (70.83%) Waterfall
5 15 (62.50%) Java
6 14 (58.33%) Shell Script
7 12 (50.00%) ClearQuest
7 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (50.00%) MS Office
7 12 (50.00%) Release Management
7 12 (50.00%) LoadRunner
7 12 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 11 (45.83%) Finance
9 7 (29.17%) Scrum
9 7 (29.17%) QA
9 7 (29.17%) Selenium
9 7 (29.17%) Test Management
9 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
9 7 (29.17%) HP
9 7 (29.17%) HP UFT
9 7 (29.17%) Functional Testing
9 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
10 5 (20.83%) BDD
10 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
10 5 (20.83%) REST
10 5 (20.83%) Agile Testing
10 5 (20.83%) WebDriver

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (16.67%) Confluence
1 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) Mule
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 12 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
2 7 (29.17%) HP UFT
2 7 (29.17%) Selenium
3 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
3 5 (20.83%) Subversion
3 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
4 4 (16.67%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Electronics
3 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.67%) Marketing
3 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Analyst
1 19 (79.17%) Test Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Hybris Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Erlang Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) J2EE
1 5 (20.83%) REST
1 5 (20.83%) SOAP
1 5 (20.83%) Spring
1 5 (20.83%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) Ajax
2 4 (16.67%) CSS
2 4 (16.67%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) jQuery
2 4 (16.67%) JSP
2 4 (16.67%) Spring MVC
2 4 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Camel
3 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.17%) JSF
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) Test Scripting
2 17 (70.83%) Waterfall
3 12 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 12 (50.00%) Release Management
4 7 (29.17%) Functional Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
4 7 (29.17%) Test Management
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Testing
5 5 (20.83%) API Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
5 5 (20.83%) BDD
6 4 (16.67%) B2C
6 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 4 (16.67%) MVC
6 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 15 (62.50%) Java
3 14 (58.33%) Shell Script
4 5 (20.83%) VB
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Erlang
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) hybris
3 4 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago