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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 164 168 178
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 58 44 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.00% 0.81% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.71% 6.13% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 46 21 24
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £35,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £41,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+3.01% +5.73%
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
865 718 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.87% 13.29% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 765 618 624
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +6 20 £45,000 -11.33% 3
Staffordshire -7 16 £38,250 +3.37% 2
Coventry - 8 £42,500 -
Warwickshire -13 7 £25,000 -28.57%
Shropshire - 4 - - 3
Worcestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 - - 1
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 62 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (37.31%) JavaScript
3 47 (35.07%) Git (software)
4 43 (32.09%) HTML
5 38 (28.36%) PHP
5 38 (28.36%) CSS
6 35 (26.12%) Selenium
7 33 (24.63%) jQuery
7 33 (24.63%) Java
8 32 (23.88%) .NET
8 32 (23.88%) QA
8 32 (23.88%) Test Scripting
9 29 (21.64%) Open Source
9 29 (21.64%) SQL Server
9 29 (21.64%) MVC
10 28 (20.90%) SQL
11 27 (20.15%) XML
12 26 (19.40%) HTML5
12 26 (19.40%) CSS3
13 25 (18.66%) Software Engineering
13 25 (18.66%) C#
13 25 (18.66%) JBoss
13 25 (18.66%) Relational Database
14 23 (17.16%) JSON
15 22 (16.42%) Web Development
16 21 (15.67%) Python
16 21 (15.67%) Ant
16 21 (15.67%) JUnit
16 21 (15.67%) Ruby
16 21 (15.67%) Software Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 25 (18.66%) JBoss
2 20 (14.93%) WebSphere
2 20 (14.93%) WebLogic
3 14 (10.45%) Apache
4 6 (4.48%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.48%) Confluence
5 3 (2.24%) WordPress
6 2 (1.49%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.49%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.21%) MS Office
3 4 (2.99%) MS Project
4 2 (1.49%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.75%) Simulink
5 1 (0.75%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.75%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.21%) Internet
2 2 (1.49%) LDAP
2 2 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.64%) SQL Server
2 25 (18.66%) Relational Database
3 19 (14.18%) MySQL
4 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.49%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (35.07%) Git (software)
2 35 (26.12%) Selenium
3 21 (15.67%) Ant
3 21 (15.67%) JUnit
4 20 (14.93%) Subversion
5 19 (14.18%) Bugzilla
6 12 (8.96%) AccuRev
7 10 (7.46%) Jenkins
8 6 (4.48%) JMeter
9 5 (3.73%) LoadRunner
9 5 (3.73%) TestDirector
9 5 (3.73%) TestComplete
10 4 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.99%) Calabash
10 4 (2.99%) NeoLoad
10 4 (2.99%) Robotium
10 4 (2.99%) Appium
11 2 (1.49%) FogBugz
11 2 (1.49%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.49%) Hudson
General
1 7 (5.22%) Retail
2 5 (3.73%) Finance
2 5 (3.73%) Games
3 2 (1.49%) Billing
3 2 (1.49%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.75%) Back Office
4 1 (0.75%) Electronics
4 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (34.33%) Developer
2 41 (30.60%) Tester
3 25 (18.66%) Analyst
4 22 (16.42%) Java Developer
5 20 (14.93%) Software Engineer
5 20 (14.93%) Java Software Engineer
6 18 (13.43%) Software Tester
7 12 (8.96%) QA Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) QA Tester
8 9 (6.72%) Test Manager
9 8 (5.97%) PHP Developer
10 7 (5.22%) Support Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) Web Tester
11 6 (4.48%) Senior PHP Developer
11 6 (4.48%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.48%) Applications Support
11 6 (4.48%) Test Analyst
11 6 (4.48%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (3.73%) .NET Developer
12 5 (3.73%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (32.09%) HTML
2 38 (28.36%) CSS
3 33 (24.63%) jQuery
4 32 (23.88%) .NET
5 27 (20.15%) XML
6 26 (19.40%) HTML5
6 26 (19.40%) CSS3
7 23 (17.16%) JSON
8 20 (14.93%) PhoneGap
8 20 (14.93%) AngularJS
9 11 (8.21%) REST
9 11 (8.21%) Web Services
10 8 (5.97%) .NET Framework
10 8 (5.97%) ASP.NET
10 8 (5.97%) Yii
11 6 (4.48%) XSD
12 5 (3.73%) DOM
12 5 (3.73%) SOAP
12 5 (3.73%) SAX
12 5 (3.73%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.97%) User Experience
2 6 (4.48%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.99%) W3C
3 4 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.24%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.75%) EPoS
5 1 (0.75%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.75%) Mobile Games
5 1 (0.75%) VHDL
5 1 (0.75%) Verilog
5 1 (0.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.70%) Windows
2 10 (7.46%) Linux
3 4 (2.99%) Android
3 4 (2.99%) Mac OS
3 4 (2.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (23.88%) Test Scripting
3 29 (21.64%) Open Source
3 29 (21.64%) MVC
4 25 (18.66%) Software Engineering
5 22 (16.42%) Web Development
6 21 (15.67%) Software Testing
7 20 (14.93%) OOP
7 20 (14.93%) SOA
7 20 (14.93%) Automated Testing
7 20 (14.93%) Mobile Development
8 11 (8.21%) SDLC
9 10 (7.46%) E-Commerce
10 9 (6.72%) OO
10 9 (6.72%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.72%) Manual Testing
11 8 (5.97%) Data Architecture
12 7 (5.22%) Regression Testing
12 7 (5.22%) Project Management
13 6 (4.48%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (37.31%) JavaScript
2 38 (28.36%) PHP
3 33 (24.63%) Java
4 28 (20.90%) SQL
5 25 (18.66%) C#
6 21 (15.67%) Python
6 21 (15.67%) Ruby
7 5 (3.73%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.73%) C++
8 4 (2.99%) C
9 3 (2.24%) Groovy
9 3 (2.24%) Fortran
9 3 (2.24%) VB
10 2 (1.49%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (1.49%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.49%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.75%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (13.43%) ISEB
2 17 (12.69%) ISTQB
3 9 (6.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.22%) Degree
5 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.75%) HNC
6 1 (0.75%) HND
6 1 (0.75%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (23.88%) QA
2 7 (5.22%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (5.97%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (11.19%) Oracle
2 7 (5.22%) HP
3 6 (4.48%) Cognos
4 5 (3.73%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.24%) Xamarin
5 3 (2.24%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.49%) VMware
6 2 (1.49%) Symbian
6 2 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.75%) Remedy
7 1 (0.75%) MKS
7 1 (0.75%) Citrix
7 1 (0.75%) Sybase
7 1 (0.75%) Telerik
7 1 (0.75%) Infor
7 1 (0.75%) Altera
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + commensurate benefits!
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus standard benefits
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