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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 163 194 157
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -37
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 53 17 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.94% 0.33% 1.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.23% 2.86% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 51 12 41
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
733 595 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.99% 11.50% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 682 511 585
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +10 30 £60,000 +54.83%
Warwickshire +5 12 £40,000 -
Staffordshire +8 10 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Coventry -18 1 £37,500 +4.16% 1
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 86 (72.27%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (58.82%) HTML
2 70 (58.82%) CSS
3 66 (55.46%) Java
4 62 (52.10%) JavaScript
5 61 (51.26%) HTML5
6 57 (47.90%) Windows
7 54 (45.38%) SC Cleared
7 54 (45.38%) Security Cleared
8 53 (44.54%) Git (software)
9 49 (41.18%) Scrum
10 48 (40.34%) MVC
10 48 (40.34%) XML
10 48 (40.34%) jQuery
11 47 (39.50%) SOA
12 42 (35.29%) Ajax
13 40 (33.61%) Ant
14 39 (32.77%) OOP
14 39 (32.77%) AngularJS
15 38 (31.93%) PhoneGap
16 37 (31.09%) Apple iOS
16 37 (31.09%) JSON
16 37 (31.09%) Android
16 37 (31.09%) Mentoring
17 36 (30.25%) Continuous Integration
18 35 (29.41%) N-Tier
19 34 (28.57%) User Experience
20 32 (26.89%) Windows 8
21 31 (26.05%) Sencha
22 29 (24.37%) CSS3

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 13 (10.92%) WordPress
2 12 (10.08%) CMS
3 9 (7.56%) JBoss
4 6 (5.04%) MQSeries
4 6 (5.04%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.04%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.52%) Confluence
6 2 (1.68%) Node.js
6 2 (1.68%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.68%) Drupal
6 2 (1.68%) Apache
6 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.84%) FileNet
7 1 (0.84%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.84%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.68%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) GitHub
2 2 (1.68%) Trello
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.29%) LDAP
1 17 (14.29%) HTTP
1 17 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 17 (14.29%) SSL
1 17 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (0.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.72%) MySQL
3 6 (5.04%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.52%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.68%) DTS
6 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (44.54%) Git (software)
2 40 (33.61%) Ant
3 28 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 27 (22.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 24 (20.17%) Selenium
6 16 (13.45%) Subversion
7 8 (6.72%) JUnit
7 8 (6.72%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (6.72%) Behat
7 8 (6.72%) PHPUnit
8 6 (5.04%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (3.36%) WebDriver
9 4 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.36%) Mercurial
10 3 (2.52%) Hudson
11 2 (1.68%) Maven
11 2 (1.68%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.68%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (0.84%) TestDirector
12 1 (0.84%) Bugzilla
General
1 27 (22.69%) Retail
2 9 (7.56%) Banking
2 9 (7.56%) Finance
3 7 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.52%) Back Office
5 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.84%) Games
6 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (56.30%) Developer
2 27 (22.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 27 (22.69%) Mobile Developer
3 26 (21.85%) Applications Developer
4 19 (15.97%) Senior Developer
5 15 (12.61%) Tester
5 15 (12.61%) Senior Applications Developer
5 15 (12.61%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 10 (8.40%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) PHP Developer
7 9 (7.56%) QA Tester
7 9 (7.56%) Analyst
8 8 (6.72%) Test Analyst
8 8 (6.72%) Web Developer
8 8 (6.72%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Software Tester
9 6 (5.04%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.04%) Test Engineer
9 6 (5.04%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.20%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (58.82%) CSS
1 70 (58.82%) HTML
2 61 (51.26%) HTML5
3 48 (40.34%) jQuery
3 48 (40.34%) XML
4 42 (35.29%) Ajax
5 39 (32.77%) AngularJS
6 38 (31.93%) PhoneGap
7 37 (31.09%) JSON
8 29 (24.37%) CSS3
9 26 (21.85%) Silverlight
10 16 (13.45%) .NET
11 11 (9.24%) Symfony
11 11 (9.24%) Yii
12 10 (8.40%) XSLT
13 9 (7.56%) XHTML
13 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET
14 7 (5.88%) RESTful
15 6 (5.04%) Apache Camel
16 3 (2.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 35 (29.41%) N-Tier
2 34 (28.57%) User Experience
3 29 (24.37%) Mobile App
4 27 (22.69%) Open Source
5 26 (21.85%) Blackberry
6 5 (4.20%) Social Media
7 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.84%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 57 (47.90%) Windows
2 37 (31.09%) Android
2 37 (31.09%) Apple iOS
3 32 (26.89%) Windows 8
4 28 (23.53%) Linux
5 1 (0.84%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (72.27%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (41.18%) Scrum
3 48 (40.34%) MVC
4 47 (39.50%) SOA
5 39 (32.77%) OOP
6 37 (31.09%) Mentoring
7 36 (30.25%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (24.37%) E-Commerce
9 26 (21.85%) Android Development
9 26 (21.85%) iOS Development
10 18 (15.13%) DevOps
11 17 (14.29%) Waterfall
12 16 (13.45%) TDD
13 15 (12.61%) Software Engineering
14 13 (10.92%) BDD
15 11 (9.24%) Unit Testing
16 10 (8.40%) OO
16 10 (8.40%) Regression Testing
16 10 (8.40%) Automated Testing
17 9 (7.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 66 (55.46%) Java
2 62 (52.10%) JavaScript
3 26 (21.85%) ActionScript
3 26 (21.85%) Objective-C
3 26 (21.85%) ActionScript 3.0
4 22 (18.49%) PHP
5 19 (15.97%) SQL
6 10 (8.40%) C#
7 8 (6.72%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.52%) Ruby
9 2 (1.68%) Python
9 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.68%) VBScript
10 1 (0.84%) VB
10 1 (0.84%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.84%) C++
10 1 (0.84%) Groovy
10 1 (0.84%) Scala
10 1 (0.84%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 54 (45.38%) SC Cleared
1 54 (45.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.52%) ISEB
3 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.68%) Degree
3 2 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (15.13%) Puppet
2 17 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 17 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (26.05%) Sencha
2 26 (21.85%) Appcelerator
3 17 (14.29%) VMware
4 12 (10.08%) AccuRev
5 10 (8.40%) Zend
6 7 (5.88%) Oracle
7 6 (5.04%) Talend
8 4 (3.36%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.52%) Adobe
9 3 (2.52%) Twitter
9 3 (2.52%) Google
10 2 (1.68%) hybris
10 2 (1.68%) Remedy
10 2 (1.68%) Cognos
11 1 (0.84%) IBM
11 1 (0.84%) Sybase
11 1 (0.84%) ATG
11 1 (0.84%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.84%) Telerik
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Staffordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Based on Exp+ Bonus, Bens
Posted: 16 days ago