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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 160 182 147
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -35
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 50 34 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.61% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.52% 5.09% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 34
Average salary £51,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
767 668 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.25% 12.00% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 672 595 640
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(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
Birmingham +31 22 £60,000 +71.42% 6
Staffordshire +8 18 £37,000 -7.50% 1
Warwickshire +15 8 £35,000 -
Solihull - 2 £36,250 -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 49 (66.22%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (62.16%) HTML
2 46 (62.16%) CSS
2 46 (62.16%) Continuous Integration
3 43 (58.11%) JavaScript
4 42 (56.76%) XML
5 39 (52.70%) SOA
5 39 (52.70%) HTML5
6 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
7 37 (50.00%) N-Tier
7 37 (50.00%) Ajax
8 36 (48.65%) SQL
9 35 (47.30%) .NET
10 33 (44.59%) XSLT
10 33 (44.59%) TDD
10 33 (44.59%) AccuRev
10 33 (44.59%) Unit Testing
10 33 (44.59%) CSS3
11 31 (41.89%) SEO
11 31 (41.89%) ASP.NET
11 31 (41.89%) VB.NET
11 31 (41.89%) XHTML
12 26 (35.14%) Document Management
13 22 (29.73%) Scrum
13 22 (29.73%) Java
14 18 (24.32%) Windows
14 18 (24.32%) Linux
15 16 (21.62%) SC Cleared
15 16 (21.62%) Security Cleared
16 15 (20.27%) C#

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (5.41%) Confluence
2 3 (4.05%) CMS
2 3 (4.05%) WordPress
3 2 (2.70%) LiveCycle
3 2 (2.70%) FileNet
4 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.35%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.41%) MS Office
3 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) HTTP
1 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
1 8 (10.81%) SSL
1 8 (10.81%) LDAP
1 8 (10.81%) Firewall
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 9 (12.16%) Ant
4 8 (10.81%) Subversion
5 7 (9.46%) Selenium
6 6 (8.11%) PhoneGap
6 6 (8.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (4.05%) Maven
9 2 (2.70%) Hudson
9 2 (2.70%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.70%) LoadUI
9 2 (2.70%) jMock
9 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.70%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.70%) JUnit
9 2 (2.70%) JMeter
10 1 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (13.51%) Retail
2 2 (2.70%) Marketing
2 2 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.70%) Banking
2 2 (2.70%) Games
2 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.70%) Back Office
3 1 (1.35%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 46 (62.16%) Developer
2 23 (31.08%) .NET Developer
3 10 (13.51%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (13.51%) VB.NET Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Test Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Applications Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Test Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Tester
9 3 (4.05%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Applications Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (62.16%) HTML
1 46 (62.16%) CSS
2 42 (56.76%) XML
3 39 (52.70%) HTML5
4 37 (50.00%) Ajax
5 35 (47.30%) .NET
6 33 (44.59%) XSLT
6 33 (44.59%) CSS3
7 31 (41.89%) ASP.NET
7 31 (41.89%) XHTML
8 12 (16.22%) jQuery
9 6 (8.11%) JSON
9 6 (8.11%) Silverlight
9 6 (8.11%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.11%) SOAP
10 5 (6.76%) Web Services
10 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
11 4 (5.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 11 (14.86%) Open Source
3 7 (9.46%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.11%) Blackberry
5 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.35%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Windows
1 18 (24.32%) Linux
2 10 (13.51%) Apple iOS
2 10 (13.51%) Android
3 6 (8.11%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (66.22%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (62.16%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (52.70%) SOA
4 33 (44.59%) TDD
4 33 (44.59%) Unit Testing
5 31 (41.89%) SEO
6 26 (35.14%) Document Management
7 22 (29.73%) Scrum
8 12 (16.22%) MVC
9 10 (13.51%) DevOps
9 10 (13.51%) E-Commerce
10 9 (12.16%) Waterfall
11 7 (9.46%) DSDM
11 7 (9.46%) OOP
12 6 (8.11%) Android Development
12 6 (8.11%) iOS Development
12 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
13 5 (6.76%) Automated Testing
13 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
13 5 (6.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (58.11%) JavaScript
2 36 (48.65%) SQL
3 31 (41.89%) VB.NET
4 22 (29.73%) Java
5 15 (20.27%) C#
6 6 (8.11%) ActionScript 3.0
6 6 (8.11%) ActionScript
6 6 (8.11%) PHP
6 6 (8.11%) Objective-C
7 5 (6.76%) VB
8 3 (4.05%) Ruby
9 2 (2.70%) Groovy
9 2 (2.70%) Scala
9 2 (2.70%) Clojure
9 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (21.62%) SC Cleared
1 16 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.76%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Puppet
2 8 (10.81%) Vagrant
2 8 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (44.59%) AccuRev
2 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.81%) VMware
4 6 (8.11%) Appcelerator
4 6 (8.11%) Sencha
5 3 (4.05%) JBoss
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle
6 2 (2.70%) Twitter
6 2 (2.70%) Zend
6 2 (2.70%) Remedy
6 2 (2.70%) Adobe
6 2 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (1.35%) Telerik
7 1 (1.35%) hybris
7 1 (1.35%) Google
7 1 (1.35%) Atlassian
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