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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 147 175 159
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -16
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 78 24 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.40% 0.45% 1.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.86% 3.74% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 73 20 36
Average salary £60,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,150 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.84% -3.75%
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
791 642 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.21% 11.98% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 693 570 589
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +49 54 £60,000 +71.42% 3
Warwickshire - 12 £40,000 -
Staffordshire -6 8 £33,000 -17.50% 1
Coventry -18 2 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Solihull - 2 £36,250 -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 92 (76.03%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (60.33%) HTML
2 73 (60.33%) CSS
3 67 (55.37%) JavaScript
3 67 (55.37%) HTML5
4 60 (49.59%) XML
5 58 (47.93%) SOA
5 58 (47.93%) Ajax
5 58 (47.93%) Continuous Integration
6 56 (46.28%) Java
7 53 (43.80%) N-Tier
8 47 (38.84%) Scrum
9 46 (38.02%) Windows
10 44 (36.36%) SC Cleared
10 44 (36.36%) Security Cleared
11 41 (33.88%) CSS3
12 39 (32.23%) Git (software)
12 39 (32.23%) SQL Server
13 38 (31.40%) jQuery
14 37 (30.58%) SQL
14 37 (30.58%) MVC
15 36 (29.75%) TDD
15 36 (29.75%) .NET
16 34 (28.10%) Unit Testing
17 33 (27.27%) AccuRev
17 33 (27.27%) XSLT
18 31 (25.62%) ASP.NET
18 31 (25.62%) VB.NET
18 31 (25.62%) XHTML
18 31 (25.62%) SEO

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 8 (6.61%) WordPress
2 7 (5.79%) CMS
3 4 (3.31%) Confluence
4 2 (1.65%) FileNet
4 2 (1.65%) Apache
4 2 (1.65%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.65%) Drupal
4 2 (1.65%) LiveCycle
4 2 (1.65%) Node.js
5 1 (0.83%) Liferay
5 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.65%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.65%) MS Office
2 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) GitHub
1 3 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.65%) Trello
3 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.05%) SSL
1 17 (14.05%) HTTP
1 17 (14.05%) TCP/IP
1 17 (14.05%) LDAP
1 17 (14.05%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (32.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) MySQL
3 4 (3.31%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.65%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 39 (32.23%) Git (software)
2 28 (23.14%) Ant
3 26 (21.49%) Jenkins
4 23 (19.01%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 15 (12.40%) Subversion
5 15 (12.40%) Selenium
6 6 (4.96%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (4.96%) PHPUnit
7 5 (4.13%) Behat
7 5 (4.13%) WebDriver
7 5 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.31%) JUnit
8 4 (3.31%) Mercurial
9 3 (2.48%) Hudson
9 3 (2.48%) Maven
10 2 (1.65%) LoadUI
10 2 (1.65%) JMeter
10 2 (1.65%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.65%) jMock
General
1 25 (20.66%) Retail
2 7 (5.79%) Banking
3 6 (4.96%) Finance
4 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.48%) Games
5 3 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.65%) Back Office
6 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (61.98%) Developer
2 23 (19.01%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 23 (19.01%) Mobile Developer
2 23 (19.01%) .NET Developer
3 22 (18.18%) Applications Developer
4 16 (13.22%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.09%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 11 (9.09%) Senior Applications Developer
5 11 (9.09%) Tester
6 10 (8.26%) Analyst
6 10 (8.26%) VB.NET Developer
6 10 (8.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (8.26%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (6.61%) PHP Developer
8 7 (5.79%) QA Tester
8 7 (5.79%) Test Analyst
9 6 (4.96%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Software Tester
10 5 (4.13%) Test Manager
11 4 (3.31%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (60.33%) HTML
1 73 (60.33%) CSS
2 67 (55.37%) HTML5
3 60 (49.59%) XML
4 58 (47.93%) Ajax
5 41 (33.88%) CSS3
6 38 (31.40%) jQuery
7 36 (29.75%) .NET
8 33 (27.27%) XSLT
9 31 (25.62%) ASP.NET
9 31 (25.62%) XHTML
10 27 (22.31%) AngularJS
11 26 (21.49%) PhoneGap
12 25 (20.66%) JSON
13 22 (18.18%) Silverlight
14 8 (6.61%) Symfony
14 8 (6.61%) Yii
15 6 (4.96%) Web Services
15 6 (4.96%) RESTful
16 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 53 (43.80%) N-Tier
2 28 (23.14%) User Experience
3 25 (20.66%) Open Source
4 24 (19.83%) Mobile App
5 22 (18.18%) Blackberry
6 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.48%) Social Media
8 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.83%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.02%) Windows
2 28 (23.14%) Linux
2 28 (23.14%) Android
2 28 (23.14%) Apple iOS
3 26 (21.49%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.83%) Windows CE
4 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (76.03%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (47.93%) SOA
2 58 (47.93%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (38.84%) Scrum
4 37 (30.58%) MVC
5 36 (29.75%) TDD
6 34 (28.10%) Unit Testing
7 31 (25.62%) SEO
8 28 (23.14%) Mentoring
9 27 (22.31%) OOP
10 26 (21.49%) Document Management
11 25 (20.66%) E-Commerce
12 22 (18.18%) Android Development
12 22 (18.18%) iOS Development
13 19 (15.70%) DevOps
14 17 (14.05%) Waterfall
15 11 (9.09%) BDD
16 9 (7.44%) OO
16 9 (7.44%) Software Engineering
17 8 (6.61%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (55.37%) JavaScript
2 56 (46.28%) Java
3 37 (30.58%) SQL
4 31 (25.62%) VB.NET
5 22 (18.18%) Objective-C
5 22 (18.18%) ActionScript
5 22 (18.18%) ActionScript 3.0
6 16 (13.22%) PHP
6 16 (13.22%) C#
7 5 (4.13%) VB
8 3 (2.48%) Ruby
9 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.65%) Python
9 2 (1.65%) Groovy
9 2 (1.65%) Scala
9 2 (1.65%) Clojure
10 1 (0.83%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 44 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.96%) Degree
3 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.65%) ISEB
4 2 (1.65%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (14.88%) Puppet
2 17 (14.05%) Vagrant
2 17 (14.05%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (27.27%) AccuRev
2 25 (20.66%) Sencha
3 22 (18.18%) Appcelerator
4 17 (14.05%) VMware
5 10 (8.26%) Microsoft
6 7 (5.79%) Zend
7 4 (3.31%) JBoss
7 4 (3.31%) Adobe
7 4 (3.31%) Twitter
8 3 (2.48%) Google
9 2 (1.65%) Oracle
9 2 (1.65%) IBM
9 2 (1.65%) Remedy
9 2 (1.65%) hybris
10 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.83%) Telerik
10 1 (0.83%) ATG
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £350 - 425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 7 days ago