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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 106 169 166
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -3
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 134 64 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.34% 1.12% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.99% 7.27% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 100 53 55
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
894 880 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.62% 15.46% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 751 791 694
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +42 56 £32,500 -10.34% 3
Birmingham +3 37 £40,500 -10.00% 6
Coventry +6 9 £42,500 - 1
Wolverhampton +6 8 £28,000 -34.11%
Shropshire -2 8 £48,750 - 1
Staffordshire -9 6 £43,750 +45.83% 2
Herefordshire - 4 - -
Worcestershire +14 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Halesowen - 3 £21,000 - 2
Solihull - 1 - -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 118 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (40.89%) QA
3 70 (31.11%) Finance
4 61 (27.11%) Selenium
5 53 (23.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 47 (20.89%) Scrum
8 45 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 42 (18.67%) Functional Testing
10 41 (18.22%) XML
11 40 (17.78%) Java
12 39 (17.33%) SQL
13 37 (16.44%) Back Office
14 36 (16.00%) Software Testing
14 36 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 34 (15.11%) Wealth Management
16 33 (14.67%) TDD
16 33 (14.67%) Project Management
16 33 (14.67%) HTML
16 33 (14.67%) SDLC
16 33 (14.67%) Git (software)
16 33 (14.67%) SoapUI
17 32 (14.22%) Jenkins
17 32 (14.22%) Mobile App
17 32 (14.22%) TestDirector
17 32 (14.22%) Degree
18 31 (13.78%) CSS
19 30 (13.33%) Windows
20 29 (12.89%) ISTQB
21 28 (12.44%) Risk Management

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (8.44%) Confluence
2 14 (6.22%) CMS
2 14 (6.22%) Drupal
2 14 (6.22%) WordPress
3 8 (3.56%) Documentum
4 6 (2.67%) FileNet
4 6 (2.67%) IIS
5 4 (1.78%) Apache
5 4 (1.78%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.33%) nginx
7 2 (0.89%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.89%) Captiva
7 2 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (5.78%) MS Office
2 8 (3.56%) MS Project
3 6 (2.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.44%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 14 (6.22%) Magento
1 14 (6.22%) Shopify
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.22%) Basecamp
2 13 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.22%) Office 365
5 4 (1.78%) Google Drive
5 4 (1.78%) SaaS
6 3 (1.33%) AdWords
6 3 (1.33%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 3 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (1.33%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.11%) HTTP
2 3 (1.33%) Internet
2 3 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.89%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.89%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.11%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.78%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (1.33%) OrientDB
6 2 (0.89%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.89%) Big Data
6 2 (0.89%) DB2
6 2 (0.89%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.89%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (0.89%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.44%) MySQL
7 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 61 (27.11%) Selenium
2 36 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (14.67%) Git (software)
3 33 (14.67%) SoapUI
4 32 (14.22%) Jenkins
4 32 (14.22%) TestDirector
5 24 (10.67%) Subversion
6 23 (10.22%) Mercurial
7 19 (8.44%) Hudson
8 15 (6.67%) WebDriver
9 12 (5.33%) JIRA Agile
10 10 (4.44%) Gradle
11 9 (4.00%) Bitbucket
12 8 (3.56%) Cucumber
13 7 (3.11%) Ant
13 7 (3.11%) JUnit
13 7 (3.11%) RSpec
14 6 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (2.67%) Vagrant
14 6 (2.67%) WATIR
General
1 70 (31.11%) Finance
2 37 (16.44%) Back Office
3 18 (8.00%) Games
4 14 (6.22%) Retail
5 3 (1.33%) Automotive
6 2 (0.89%) Electronics
6 2 (0.89%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.44%) Banking
7 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (29.78%) Tester
2 59 (26.22%) Analyst
3 42 (18.67%) QA Tester
4 36 (16.00%) Automation Tester
4 36 (16.00%) Test Analyst
5 35 (15.56%) QA Automation Tester
6 32 (14.22%) XML Tester
7 27 (12.00%) Developer
7 27 (12.00%) Selenium Tester
8 26 (11.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 20 (8.89%) Project Manager
10 18 (8.00%) Software Tester
11 16 (7.11%) Applications Tester
12 15 (6.67%) QA Analyst
13 14 (6.22%) Senior Tester
14 13 (5.78%) Senior Automation Tester
14 13 (5.78%) Senior QA Tester
15 11 (4.89%) .NET Developer
15 11 (4.89%) Automation Test Analyst
16 10 (4.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (18.22%) XML
2 33 (14.67%) HTML
3 31 (13.78%) CSS
4 22 (9.78%) REST
5 21 (9.33%) .NET
6 17 (7.56%) Node.js
7 14 (6.22%) Web Services
8 12 (5.33%) AngularJS
8 12 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (4.89%) ASP.NET
10 10 (4.44%) Entity Framework
10 10 (4.44%) X-Windows
11 9 (4.00%) .NET Framework
11 9 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (4.00%) LINQ
12 8 (3.56%) jQuery
13 7 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (3.11%) SOAP
13 7 (3.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (2.67%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.22%) Mobile App
2 19 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.22%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.78%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.78%) Statistics
7 3 (1.33%) Replication
7 3 (1.33%) User Experience
8 2 (0.89%) AS400
8 2 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (0.89%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.89%) iPad
8 2 (0.89%) Verilog
8 2 (0.89%) VHDL
9 1 (0.44%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.33%) Windows
2 26 (11.56%) Linux
3 15 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 9 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.67%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.22%) Android
6 5 (2.22%) Unix
7 2 (0.89%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.89%) Solaris
8 1 (0.44%) MeeGo
8 1 (0.44%) Tizen
8 1 (0.44%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (23.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 50 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 47 (20.89%) Scrum
5 45 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 42 (18.67%) Functional Testing
7 36 (16.00%) Software Testing
8 34 (15.11%) Wealth Management
9 33 (14.67%) Project Management
9 33 (14.67%) SDLC
9 33 (14.67%) TDD
10 28 (12.44%) Risk Management
11 27 (12.00%) Manual Testing
12 24 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (10.67%) OO
13 20 (8.89%) Automated Testing
13 20 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (8.00%) Defect Tracking
14 18 (8.00%) MVC
14 18 (8.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 40 (17.78%) Java
2 39 (17.33%) SQL
3 25 (11.11%) C++
4 21 (9.33%) C
4 21 (9.33%) Python
5 18 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (7.56%) C#
7 14 (6.22%) Scala
8 13 (5.78%) Ruby
9 10 (4.44%) Perl
10 9 (4.00%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.11%) Fortran
12 6 (2.67%) PHP
13 5 (2.22%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.78%) XPath
15 3 (1.33%) ES6
15 3 (1.33%) Groovy
15 3 (1.33%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.44%) CoffeeScript
16 1 (0.44%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 32 (14.22%) Degree
2 29 (12.89%) ISTQB
3 23 (10.22%) ISEB
4 17 (7.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.56%) PMI Certification
5 8 (3.56%) PMP
6 4 (1.78%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.78%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (40.89%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) JTAG
2 1 (0.44%) MISRA
2 1 (0.44%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (2.67%) Firmware
2 3 (1.33%) Docker
2 3 (1.33%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.89%) zsh
4 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.11%) Atlassian
3 15 (6.67%) Google
4 14 (6.22%) Adobe
5 8 (3.56%) Oracle
6 6 (2.67%) PayPal
7 4 (1.78%) Zend
8 3 (1.33%) Facebook
8 3 (1.33%) IBM
8 3 (1.33%) Twitter
9 2 (0.89%) EMC
9 2 (0.89%) HP
9 2 (0.89%) Intel
9 2 (0.89%) Pega
9 2 (0.89%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.89%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.44%) Apple
10 1 (0.44%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.44%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.44%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Discounts, Pension, Life Assura
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Eventmasters
Posted: 19 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 12 days ago
Rugby
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Contact Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits are applied after probation
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 12 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago