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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 120 169 177
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +8
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 120 63 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.96% 1.07% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.06% 7.22% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 80 49 23
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,700 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,200 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
919 873 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.01% 14.78% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 735 764 631
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +52 53 £32,500 +23.80% 2
Birmingham -10 21 £45,000 - 8
Shropshire -9 13 £47,500 -
Staffordshire -10 10 £31,000 +3.33% 2
Wolverhampton +1 8 £28,000 -34.11% 1
Worcestershire +11 7 £40,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 3 - -
Coventry -2 2 £40,750 -4.11% 3
Halesowen - 1 £21,000 - 4
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 102 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (40.64%) QA
3 59 (31.55%) Finance
4 52 (27.81%) Selenium
5 48 (25.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 46 (24.60%) Test Scripting
7 37 (19.79%) XML
7 37 (19.79%) Functional Testing
8 36 (19.25%) Test Automation
9 35 (18.72%) Back Office
10 34 (18.18%) Java
11 33 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
12 32 (17.11%) Scrum
13 31 (16.58%) Software Testing
13 31 (16.58%) Wealth Management
14 30 (16.04%) TestDirector
14 30 (16.04%) SoapUI
15 29 (15.51%) SQL
16 27 (14.44%) SDLC
17 26 (13.90%) Mobile App
17 26 (13.90%) HTML
17 26 (13.90%) TDD
18 25 (13.37%) Degree
19 24 (12.83%) CSS
19 24 (12.83%) ISTQB
20 22 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (11.76%) Manual Testing
20 22 (11.76%) Project Management
21 21 (11.23%) Risk Management
21 21 (11.23%) Atlassian

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 21 (11.23%) Confluence
2 6 (3.21%) CMS
2 6 (3.21%) Drupal
2 6 (3.21%) IIS
2 6 (3.21%) WordPress
3 4 (2.14%) Documentum
3 4 (2.14%) FileNet
4 3 (1.60%) Apache
4 3 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.60%) nginx
4 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.07%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (6.95%) MS Office
2 11 (5.88%) MS Project
3 7 (3.74%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.14%) HipChat
5 3 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Magento
1 6 (3.21%) Shopify
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.21%) Basecamp
2 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.14%) Google Drive
3 4 (2.14%) Office 365
3 4 (2.14%) SaaS
4 2 (1.07%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 2 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (1.07%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.21%) HTTP
2 4 (2.14%) Skype
3 3 (1.60%) Internet
3 3 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.07%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.28%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.67%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.60%) OrientDB
6 2 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.07%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.07%) Big Data
6 2 (1.07%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.07%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (1.07%) MySQL
6 2 (1.07%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.53%) Redis
Development Applications
1 52 (27.81%) Selenium
2 33 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (16.04%) SoapUI
3 30 (16.04%) TestDirector
4 21 (11.23%) Git (software)
5 20 (10.70%) Subversion
6 19 (10.16%) Jenkins
7 14 (7.49%) WebDriver
8 12 (6.42%) Mercurial
9 11 (5.88%) Bitbucket
9 11 (5.88%) Hudson
10 10 (5.35%) Gradle
11 9 (4.81%) JIRA Agile
12 8 (4.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (3.21%) JUnit
14 5 (2.67%) Maven
14 5 (2.67%) Vagrant
15 4 (2.14%) ERwin
15 4 (2.14%) TeamCity
16 3 (1.60%) Bugzilla
General
1 59 (31.55%) Finance
2 35 (18.72%) Back Office
3 16 (8.56%) Games
4 10 (5.35%) Retail
5 3 (1.60%) Automotive
6 2 (1.07%) Electronics
6 2 (1.07%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 58 (31.02%) Tester
2 40 (21.39%) Analyst
3 37 (19.79%) QA Tester
4 35 (18.72%) Automation Tester
5 33 (17.65%) QA Automation Tester
6 30 (16.04%) XML Tester
7 25 (13.37%) Developer
8 24 (12.83%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 24 (12.83%) Selenium Tester
8 24 (12.83%) Test Analyst
9 18 (9.63%) Project Manager
10 16 (8.56%) Software Tester
11 13 (6.95%) Applications Tester
12 12 (6.42%) QA Analyst
13 11 (5.88%) Senior Automation Tester
13 11 (5.88%) Senior QA Tester
13 11 (5.88%) Senior Tester
14 9 (4.81%) Automation Test Analyst
14 9 (4.81%) Java Developer
15 8 (4.28%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.79%) XML
2 26 (13.90%) HTML
3 24 (12.83%) CSS
4 16 (8.56%) .NET
4 16 (8.56%) REST
5 15 (8.02%) Node.js
6 11 (5.88%) Web Services
7 9 (4.81%) AngularJS
8 8 (4.28%) X-Windows
9 7 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 7 (3.74%) Entity Framework
10 6 (3.21%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.21%) ASP.NET
10 6 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (3.21%) LINQ
10 6 (3.21%) Ninject
10 6 (3.21%) Task Parallel Library
11 5 (2.67%) jQuery
12 4 (2.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.90%) Mobile App
2 22 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.81%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.21%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.14%) Replication
5 4 (2.14%) Statistics
5 4 (2.14%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.60%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.07%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.07%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.07%) iPad
7 2 (1.07%) Verilog
7 2 (1.07%) VHDL
8 1 (0.53%) AS400
8 1 (0.53%) EFTPOS
8 1 (0.53%) EPoS
8 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.56%) Windows
2 14 (7.49%) Linux
3 10 (5.35%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.60%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.07%) Android
5 2 (1.07%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.07%) Unix
6 1 (0.53%) MeeGo
6 1 (0.53%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (25.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 46 (24.60%) Test Scripting
4 37 (19.79%) Functional Testing
5 36 (19.25%) Test Automation
6 32 (17.11%) Scrum
7 31 (16.58%) Software Testing
7 31 (16.58%) Wealth Management
8 27 (14.44%) SDLC
9 26 (13.90%) TDD
10 22 (11.76%) Manual Testing
10 22 (11.76%) Project Management
11 21 (11.23%) Risk Management
12 17 (9.09%) Test Management
12 17 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (9.09%) User Stories
13 16 (8.56%) Defect Management
14 15 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (6.95%) Automated Testing
15 13 (6.95%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 34 (18.18%) Java
2 29 (15.51%) SQL
3 20 (10.70%) C++
4 14 (7.49%) Scala
5 13 (6.95%) C
5 13 (6.95%) C#
5 13 (6.95%) Python
6 11 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.81%) Ruby
8 5 (2.67%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.67%) Embedded C
8 5 (2.67%) Fortran
8 5 (2.67%) Perl
9 4 (2.14%) PHP
9 4 (2.14%) XPath
10 3 (1.60%) ES6
10 3 (1.60%) Groovy
11 1 (0.53%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.53%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (13.37%) Degree
2 24 (12.83%) ISTQB
3 16 (8.56%) ISEB
4 13 (6.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (4.28%) PMI Certification
5 8 (4.28%) PMP
6 3 (1.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.07%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.07%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.07%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (40.64%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (3.21%) Firmware
2 3 (1.60%) Docker
2 3 (1.60%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.07%) zsh
Systems Management
1 5 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (11.23%) Atlassian
2 20 (10.70%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.28%) Google
3 8 (4.28%) Oracle
4 7 (3.74%) Adobe
5 6 (3.21%) PayPal
6 2 (1.07%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.07%) hybris
6 2 (1.07%) IBM
6 2 (1.07%) Zend
7 1 (0.53%) Apple
7 1 (0.53%) HP
7 1 (0.53%) Intel
7 1 (0.53%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Southam, Warwickshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,999 per annum £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nixor
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 9 days ago
Wolverhampton
Huxley
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 26 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 19 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 19 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 12 days ago