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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 169 172 181
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 62 47 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 0.87% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.20% 6.21% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 25
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £34,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
861 757 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.71% 14.09% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 755 658 595
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 29 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 29 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 +1 23 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Staffordshire +7 17 £30,000 -18.91% 1
Warwickshire -19 6 £26,250 -25.00%
Coventry - 5 £42,500 - 1
Shropshire - 5 - -
Wolverhampton - 3 £42,500 -
Worcestershire - 3 £40,000 - 1
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 63 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (38.93%) JavaScript
3 47 (35.88%) Git (software)
4 42 (32.06%) HTML
5 37 (28.24%) Selenium
6 36 (27.48%) CSS
7 35 (26.72%) .NET
7 35 (26.72%) SQL Server
8 34 (25.95%) Java
8 34 (25.95%) PHP
9 31 (23.66%) SQL
10 30 (22.90%) jQuery
11 29 (22.14%) QA
11 29 (22.14%) Test Scripting
12 28 (21.37%) Open Source
13 27 (20.61%) C#
13 27 (20.61%) MVC
14 26 (19.85%) Relational Database
15 25 (19.08%) XML
15 25 (19.08%) Software Engineering
16 23 (17.56%) HTML5
16 23 (17.56%) CSS3
16 23 (17.56%) JBoss
17 22 (16.79%) Bugzilla
17 22 (16.79%) JSON
18 21 (16.03%) Ruby
18 21 (16.03%) Web Development
18 21 (16.03%) Python
18 21 (16.03%) Ant
19 20 (15.27%) JUnit

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 23 (17.56%) JBoss
2 19 (14.50%) WebSphere
2 19 (14.50%) WebLogic
3 12 (9.16%) Apache
4 8 (6.11%) Confluence
5 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.53%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.53%) WordPress
6 2 (1.53%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.11%) MS Office
3 5 (3.82%) MS Project
4 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.76%) Simulink
5 1 (0.76%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.76%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.92%) Internet
2 2 (1.53%) LDAP
2 2 (1.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 26 (19.85%) Relational Database
3 19 (14.50%) MySQL
4 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.53%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 47 (35.88%) Git (software)
2 37 (28.24%) Selenium
3 22 (16.79%) Bugzilla
4 21 (16.03%) Ant
5 20 (15.27%) JUnit
6 16 (12.21%) Subversion
7 13 (9.92%) AccuRev
8 11 (8.40%) Jenkins
9 6 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (4.58%) TestComplete
9 6 (4.58%) TestDirector
9 6 (4.58%) JMeter
10 5 (3.82%) LoadRunner
11 4 (3.05%) Calabash
11 4 (3.05%) Robotium
11 4 (3.05%) NeoLoad
11 4 (3.05%) Appium
12 3 (2.29%) Cucumber
12 3 (2.29%) FogBugz
12 3 (2.29%) Maven
General
1 7 (5.34%) Retail
2 5 (3.82%) Games
3 4 (3.05%) Finance
4 2 (1.53%) Back Office
4 2 (1.53%) Billing
4 2 (1.53%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Electronics
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (33.59%) Developer
2 37 (28.24%) Tester
3 27 (20.61%) Analyst
4 22 (16.79%) Java Developer
5 19 (14.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 19 (14.50%) Software Engineer
6 15 (11.45%) Software Tester
7 10 (7.63%) QA Analyst
8 9 (6.87%) QA Tester
8 9 (6.87%) Test Analyst
9 7 (5.34%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.34%) PHP Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.58%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (4.58%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.58%) Test Manager
10 6 (4.58%) Web Tester
11 5 (3.82%) Software Manager
11 5 (3.82%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (32.06%) HTML
2 36 (27.48%) CSS
3 35 (26.72%) .NET
4 30 (22.90%) jQuery
5 25 (19.08%) XML
6 23 (17.56%) HTML5
6 23 (17.56%) CSS3
7 22 (16.79%) JSON
8 19 (14.50%) PhoneGap
8 19 (14.50%) AngularJS
9 12 (9.16%) Web Services
10 11 (8.40%) REST
11 8 (6.11%) .NET Framework
12 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET
12 7 (5.34%) Yii
13 6 (4.58%) XSD
14 5 (3.82%) DOM
14 5 (3.82%) SOAP
14 5 (3.82%) SAX
14 5 (3.82%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.34%) Client/Server
2 6 (4.58%) User Experience
3 4 (3.05%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.29%) W3C
5 2 (1.53%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.53%) EPoS
5 2 (1.53%) Mobile Games
5 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.76%) VHDL
6 1 (0.76%) Verilog
6 1 (0.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.69%) Windows
2 10 (7.63%) Linux
3 4 (3.05%) Mac OS
3 4 (3.05%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (22.14%) Test Scripting
3 28 (21.37%) Open Source
4 27 (20.61%) MVC
5 25 (19.08%) Software Engineering
6 21 (16.03%) Web Development
7 19 (14.50%) Automated Testing
7 19 (14.50%) OOP
7 19 (14.50%) SOA
7 19 (14.50%) Mobile Development
8 18 (13.74%) Software Testing
9 14 (10.69%) SDLC
10 10 (7.63%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.87%) Manual Testing
11 9 (6.87%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.11%) OO
12 8 (6.11%) Scrum
12 8 (6.11%) Regression Testing
13 7 (5.34%) Project Management
13 7 (5.34%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 51 (38.93%) JavaScript
2 34 (25.95%) PHP
2 34 (25.95%) Java
3 31 (23.66%) SQL
4 27 (20.61%) C#
5 21 (16.03%) Python
5 21 (16.03%) Ruby
6 7 (5.34%) C++
7 5 (3.82%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.05%) VB
8 4 (3.05%) C
9 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.29%) Groovy
9 3 (2.29%) Fortran
10 2 (1.53%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.76%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.76%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (12.21%) ISEB
1 16 (12.21%) ISTQB
2 11 (8.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (4.58%) Degree
4 3 (2.29%) HND
5 2 (1.53%) HNC
5 2 (1.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.53%) NVQ Level 4
5 2 (1.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (22.14%) QA
2 7 (5.34%) SLA
3 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.76%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (12.98%) Oracle
2 10 (7.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.34%) HP
4 6 (4.58%) Atlassian
4 6 (4.58%) Cognos
5 4 (3.05%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.29%) VMware
7 2 (1.53%) Remedy
7 2 (1.53%) Citrix
8 1 (0.76%) Sybase
8 1 (0.76%) MKS
8 1 (0.76%) Telerik
8 1 (0.76%) Infor
8 1 (0.76%) Altera
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £3000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, PMI
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £18 - £20 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago