The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 180 167 162
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 20 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.67% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.90% 5.44% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 26
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
513 625 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.28% 12.30% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 408 551 555
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
JIRA
England

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JIRA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

JIRA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

JIRA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire -3 13 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire +15 5 £38,500 +14.92%
Solihull -6 1 £30,000 +5.26%
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 23 (69.70%) JavaScript
1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) HTML
2 22 (66.67%) CSS
3 20 (60.61%) TDD
4 19 (57.58%) XML
4 19 (57.58%) SQL
4 19 (57.58%) .NET
4 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
5 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
6 17 (51.52%) XSLT
6 17 (51.52%) XHTML
6 17 (51.52%) SEO
6 17 (51.52%) Ajax
6 17 (51.52%) Unit Testing
6 17 (51.52%) CSS3
7 16 (48.48%) HTML5
7 16 (48.48%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (48.48%) AccuRev
7 16 (48.48%) SOA
8 15 (45.45%) N-Tier
9 14 (42.42%) VB.NET
9 14 (42.42%) Document Management
10 9 (27.27%) C#
11 7 (21.21%) Scrum
11 7 (21.21%) Windows
11 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (18.18%) Selenium
13 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
13 5 (15.15%) Test Automation

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (18.18%) Selenium
3 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (6.06%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) Redmine
General
1 1 (3.03%) Automotive
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) .NET Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Software Tester
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) HTML
1 22 (66.67%) CSS
2 19 (57.58%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) XML
3 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 17 (51.52%) Ajax
4 17 (51.52%) XSLT
4 17 (51.52%) XHTML
4 17 (51.52%) CSS3
5 16 (48.48%) HTML5
6 5 (15.15%) Web Services
7 3 (9.09%) jQuery
7 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.06%) WinForms
8 2 (6.06%) WCF
8 2 (6.06%) WPF
8 2 (6.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (6.06%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (6.06%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Android
3 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.06%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) TDD
3 17 (51.52%) SEO
3 17 (51.52%) Unit Testing
4 16 (48.48%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (48.48%) SOA
5 14 (42.42%) Document Management
6 7 (21.21%) Scrum
7 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
7 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.12%) MVC
8 4 (12.12%) Kanban
8 4 (12.12%) Use Case
8 4 (12.12%) DSDM
9 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.09%) Project Management
9 3 (9.09%) Time Management
9 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
10 2 (6.06%) Agile Project Management
10 2 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) JavaScript
2 19 (57.58%) SQL
3 14 (42.42%) VB.NET
4 9 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) Scala
7 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) AccuRev
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 3 (9.09%) JBoss
5 2 (6.06%) ATG
5 2 (6.06%) hybris
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pure People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
TechRec
Salary: £30,000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago