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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 50 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.43% 1.17% -
As % of the Development Applications category 12.90% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
62 96 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.11% 18.79% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 54 67 46
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £54,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 12 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) Unix
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) Java
5 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
5 8 (57.14%) Waterfall
6 7 (50.00%) MS Office
7 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) ClearQuest
7 6 (42.86%) LoadRunner
7 6 (42.86%) Release Management
7 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
7 6 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
8 5 (35.71%) HP
9 4 (28.57%) Linux
9 4 (28.57%) HP UFT
9 4 (28.57%) Scrum
10 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
10 3 (21.43%) Test Management
10 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
10 3 (21.43%) Finance
10 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
10 3 (21.43%) Oracle
10 3 (21.43%) ISEB
10 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
10 3 (21.43%) Toad
10 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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.

Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) PuTTY
1 2 (14.29%) SSH
1 2 (14.29%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) ClearQuest
1 6 (42.86%) LoadRunner
2 4 (28.57%) HP UFT
3 3 (21.43%) Toad
4 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
5 1 (7.14%) TestDirector
5 1 (7.14%) TestLink
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
1 13 (92.86%) Test Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) QC Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Unix Developer
5 1 (7.14%) OAT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) OAT Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 6 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Release Management
3 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Defect Management
6 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Test Management
7 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
4 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
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