The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 152 173 168
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 61 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.16% 0.64% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.24% 5.46% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 48 17 28
Average salary £35,750 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
JIRA
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
842 604 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.96% 11.77% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 738 500 583
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 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
Birmingham +5 19 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Staffordshire +2 19 £33,750 -8.78% 2
Warwickshire -3 12 £31,500 -18.18%
Coventry - 7 £42,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 - 1
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 50 (42.02%) JavaScript
2 47 (39.50%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (36.97%) Git (software)
4 43 (36.13%) HTML
5 40 (33.61%) CSS
6 36 (30.25%) PHP
7 33 (27.73%) jQuery
7 33 (27.73%) Test Scripting
8 30 (25.21%) HTML5
8 30 (25.21%) CSS3
9 28 (23.53%) QA
9 28 (23.53%) Java
10 27 (22.69%) .NET
11 26 (21.85%) SQL
11 26 (21.85%) Selenium
12 25 (21.01%) XML
12 25 (21.01%) MVC
13 24 (20.17%) SQL Server
14 20 (16.81%) C#
14 20 (16.81%) JBoss
14 20 (16.81%) Software Testing
14 20 (16.81%) Relational Database
15 19 (15.97%) Subversion
15 19 (15.97%) Automated Testing
15 19 (15.97%) Software Engineering
16 18 (15.13%) JSON
16 18 (15.13%) Open Source
16 18 (15.13%) SOA
17 17 (14.29%) MySQL
18 16 (13.45%) Ant

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 20 (16.81%) JBoss
2 15 (12.61%) WebSphere
2 15 (12.61%) WebLogic
3 14 (11.76%) Apache
4 7 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.52%) WordPress
6 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.68%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.68%) Confluence
6 2 (1.68%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.84%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.56%) MS Office
3 7 (5.88%) Photoshop
3 7 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.68%) MS Project
5 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.84%) Simulink
5 1 (0.84%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.56%) Internet
2 2 (1.68%) LDAP
2 2 (1.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.17%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.81%) Relational Database
3 17 (14.29%) MySQL
4 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 44 (36.97%) Git (software)
2 26 (21.85%) Selenium
3 19 (15.97%) Subversion
4 16 (13.45%) Ant
4 16 (13.45%) JUnit
5 14 (11.76%) Bugzilla
6 13 (10.92%) AccuRev
7 8 (6.72%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.36%) Calabash
8 4 (3.36%) Robotium
8 4 (3.36%) Appium
9 3 (2.52%) TestComplete
9 3 (2.52%) TestDirector
10 2 (1.68%) JMeter
10 2 (1.68%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (1.68%) Hudson
10 2 (1.68%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.84%) Maven
11 1 (0.84%) JBehave
General
1 6 (5.04%) Finance
2 4 (3.36%) Games
3 3 (2.52%) Retail
4 2 (1.68%) Back Office
4 2 (1.68%) Billing
5 1 (0.84%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.84%) Electronics
5 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (39.50%) Developer
2 37 (31.09%) Tester
3 23 (19.33%) Software Tester
4 18 (15.13%) Java Developer
4 18 (15.13%) Analyst
5 15 (12.61%) Software Engineer
5 15 (12.61%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) QA Analyst
7 9 (7.56%) Test Manager
8 8 (6.72%) QA Tester
8 8 (6.72%) PHP Developer
8 8 (6.72%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (5.88%) Web Tester
10 6 (5.04%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Senior PHP Developer
11 5 (4.20%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.20%) Support Engineer
11 5 (4.20%) Applications Support
11 5 (4.20%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (36.13%) HTML
2 40 (33.61%) CSS
3 33 (27.73%) jQuery
4 30 (25.21%) HTML5
4 30 (25.21%) CSS3
5 27 (22.69%) .NET
6 25 (21.01%) XML
7 18 (15.13%) JSON
8 15 (12.61%) PhoneGap
8 15 (12.61%) AngularJS
9 9 (7.56%) REST
9 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET
10 8 (6.72%) Yii
11 7 (5.88%) Flash
11 7 (5.88%) Web Services
12 6 (5.04%) XSD
12 6 (5.04%) .NET Framework
12 6 (5.04%) Ajax
13 5 (4.20%) Grails
13 5 (4.20%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.13%) Open Source
2 13 (10.92%) User Experience
3 9 (7.56%) W3C
4 6 (5.04%) N-Tier
5 5 (4.20%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.52%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.84%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.84%) VHDL
7 1 (0.84%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.40%) Windows
1 10 (8.40%) Linux
2 6 (5.04%) Android
3 4 (3.36%) Mac OS
4 3 (2.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (39.50%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.73%) Test Scripting
3 25 (21.01%) MVC
4 20 (16.81%) Software Testing
5 19 (15.97%) Automated Testing
5 19 (15.97%) Software Engineering
6 18 (15.13%) SOA
7 16 (13.45%) Web Development
8 15 (12.61%) Mobile Development
8 15 (12.61%) OOP
9 11 (9.24%) Project Management
10 10 (8.40%) OO
10 10 (8.40%) Unit Testing
11 9 (7.56%) Manual Testing
11 9 (7.56%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.72%) Data Architecture
13 7 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (5.88%) Regression Testing
14 5 (4.20%) Time Management
14 5 (4.20%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 50 (42.02%) JavaScript
2 36 (30.25%) PHP
3 28 (23.53%) Java
4 26 (21.85%) SQL
5 20 (16.81%) C#
6 16 (13.45%) Python
6 16 (13.45%) Ruby
7 8 (6.72%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.88%) ActionScript 3.0
8 7 (5.88%) ActionScript
9 4 (3.36%) C
9 4 (3.36%) C++
10 3 (2.52%) Groovy
10 3 (2.52%) Fortran
11 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.84%) VB6
12 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.84%) VB
12 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) ISEB
2 8 (6.72%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.04%) Degree
4 3 (2.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (23.53%) QA
2 5 (4.20%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (10.08%) Oracle
2 5 (4.20%) Cognos
3 4 (3.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.36%) Symbian
4 3 (2.52%) HP
5 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.68%) Sybase
5 2 (1.68%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.68%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.84%) Infor
6 1 (0.84%) Altera
6 1 (0.84%) Citrix
6 1 (0.84%) Remedy
6 1 (0.84%) MKS
6 1 (0.84%) Telerik
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JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
REPL
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Competitive benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago