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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 154 181 168
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -13
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 50 11 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.00% 0.25% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.23% 2.39% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 35 4 34
Average salary £32,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
692 460 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.87% 10.65% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 627 374 534
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Staffordshire +21 17 £40,000 -11.11%
Birmingham - 17 £24,750 -
Warwickshire -2 8 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Shropshire - 6 - - 1
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 75 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (56.91%) HTML
2 70 (56.91%) CSS
3 66 (53.66%) JavaScript
4 64 (52.03%) HTML5
5 57 (46.34%) Java
6 56 (45.53%) Git (software)
7 55 (44.72%) jQuery
8 48 (39.02%) MVC
9 46 (37.40%) Windows
10 44 (35.77%) SC Cleared
10 44 (35.77%) Security Cleared
11 43 (34.96%) XML
12 42 (34.15%) SOA
13 39 (31.71%) User Experience
14 38 (30.89%) Scrum
15 37 (30.08%) AngularJS
15 37 (30.08%) Ajax
16 36 (29.27%) CSS3
16 36 (29.27%) PhoneGap
16 36 (29.27%) OOP
17 35 (28.46%) Ant
17 35 (28.46%) JSON
17 35 (28.46%) Android
18 31 (25.20%) Apple iOS
18 31 (25.20%) Mentoring
19 30 (24.39%) PHP
19 30 (24.39%) N-Tier
20 29 (23.58%) ActionScript
20 29 (23.58%) ActionScript 3.0

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (9.76%) WordPress
2 11 (8.94%) CMS
2 11 (8.94%) JBoss
3 8 (6.50%) WebSphere
3 8 (6.50%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (4.88%) MQSeries
5 4 (3.25%) Apache
6 3 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.63%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.63%) Drupal
7 2 (1.63%) Node.js
8 1 (0.81%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (7.32%) Photoshop
1 9 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.63%) GitHub
1 2 (1.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.94%) Firewall
1 11 (8.94%) SSL
1 11 (8.94%) LDAP
1 11 (8.94%) HTTP
1 11 (8.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.13%) MySQL
3 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.63%) DTS
4 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (45.53%) Git (software)
2 35 (28.46%) Ant
3 24 (19.51%) Selenium
4 23 (18.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 20 (16.26%) Jenkins
6 17 (13.82%) Subversion
7 10 (8.13%) JUnit
8 8 (6.50%) Behat
8 8 (6.50%) QuickTest Pro
9 7 (5.69%) PHPUnit
10 6 (4.88%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (3.25%) WebDriver
12 3 (2.44%) Bugzilla
12 3 (2.44%) Hudson
13 2 (1.63%) JBehave
13 2 (1.63%) Mercurial
13 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (1.63%) Dreamweaver
14 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
14 1 (0.81%) TestDirector
General
1 21 (17.07%) Retail
2 13 (10.57%) Finance
3 8 (6.50%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.69%) Banking
5 3 (2.44%) Games
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 64 (52.03%) Developer
2 24 (19.51%) Tester
3 23 (18.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 23 (18.70%) Mobile Developer
4 22 (17.89%) Applications Developer
5 19 (15.45%) Software Tester
6 18 (14.63%) Senior Developer
7 13 (10.57%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 13 (10.57%) Senior Applications Developer
8 11 (8.94%) Analyst
9 10 (8.13%) PHP Developer
10 8 (6.50%) QA Tester
11 7 (5.69%) Java Developer
11 7 (5.69%) .NET Developer
11 7 (5.69%) Web Developer
11 7 (5.69%) Front-End Developer
12 6 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (4.88%) Test Manager
12 6 (4.88%) Test Analyst
12 6 (4.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (56.91%) HTML
1 70 (56.91%) CSS
2 64 (52.03%) HTML5
3 55 (44.72%) jQuery
4 43 (34.96%) XML
5 37 (30.08%) AngularJS
5 37 (30.08%) Ajax
6 36 (29.27%) CSS3
6 36 (29.27%) PhoneGap
7 35 (28.46%) JSON
8 22 (17.89%) Silverlight
9 11 (8.94%) Yii
9 11 (8.94%) .NET
10 9 (7.32%) Symfony
11 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET
12 7 (5.69%) XSLT
12 7 (5.69%) Flash
12 7 (5.69%) XHTML
13 6 (4.88%) RESTful
13 6 (4.88%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 39 (31.71%) User Experience
2 30 (24.39%) N-Tier
3 25 (20.33%) Mobile App
4 22 (17.89%) Blackberry
5 21 (17.07%) Open Source
6 7 (5.69%) W3C
7 5 (4.07%) Social Media
8 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.81%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 46 (37.40%) Windows
2 35 (28.46%) Android
3 31 (25.20%) Apple iOS
4 28 (22.76%) Windows 8
5 20 (16.26%) Linux
6 1 (0.81%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (39.02%) MVC
3 42 (34.15%) SOA
4 38 (30.89%) Scrum
5 36 (29.27%) OOP
6 31 (25.20%) Mentoring
7 28 (22.76%) E-Commerce
8 25 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (17.89%) Android Development
9 22 (17.89%) iOS Development
9 22 (17.89%) Test Scripting
10 16 (13.01%) Software Engineering
11 15 (12.20%) Software Testing
12 12 (9.76%) TDD
12 12 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (8.94%) Waterfall
13 11 (8.94%) BDD
13 11 (8.94%) Automated Testing
13 11 (8.94%) DevOps
14 10 (8.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 66 (53.66%) JavaScript
2 57 (46.34%) Java
3 30 (24.39%) PHP
4 29 (23.58%) ActionScript
4 29 (23.58%) ActionScript 3.0
5 22 (17.89%) Objective-C
6 13 (10.57%) SQL
7 11 (8.94%) C#
8 7 (5.69%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.63%) Ruby
9 2 (1.63%) Python
9 2 (1.63%) VBScript
10 1 (0.81%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.81%) VB
10 1 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (35.77%) SC Cleared
1 44 (35.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.69%) ISEB
2 7 (5.69%) Degree
2 7 (5.69%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (8.94%) Puppet
1 11 (8.94%) Vagrant
1 11 (8.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) Nagios
2 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (21.95%) Sencha
2 22 (17.89%) Appcelerator
3 11 (8.94%) VMware
4 9 (7.32%) AccuRev
5 8 (6.50%) Zend
6 7 (5.69%) Oracle
7 6 (4.88%) Talend
8 4 (3.25%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.25%) Symbian
9 2 (1.63%) Google
9 2 (1.63%) Twitter
9 2 (1.63%) Sybase
9 2 (1.63%) Adobe
9 2 (1.63%) Cognos
10 1 (0.81%) ATG
10 1 (0.81%) hybris
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