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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 121 142 182
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +40
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 113 71 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.03% 1.40% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.78% 8.46% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 89 62 48
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +2.46%
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
884 839 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.85% 16.55% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 760 744 687
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 5 December 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 5 December 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
Birmingham -13 31 £37,500 -23.07% 6
Coventry +22 28 £42,500 -3.40%
Warwickshire +24 15 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Staffordshire -21 11 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Solihull 0 10 £39,000 +41.81% 1
Shropshire -3 7 £44,738 -10.52% 1
Worcestershire -2 3 £21,500 -33.84%
Wolverhampton +11 2 - -
Herefordshire - 2 - -
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 141 (56.85%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (33.87%) QA
3 57 (22.98%) Finance
4 56 (22.58%) Scrum
5 51 (20.56%) Selenium
6 50 (20.16%) Project Management
7 47 (18.95%) SQL
8 46 (18.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 42 (16.94%) Linux
9 42 (16.94%) Jenkins
9 42 (16.94%) Mobile App
10 41 (16.53%) Test Scripting
11 40 (16.13%) Python
11 40 (16.13%) Java
12 39 (15.73%) C++
13 38 (15.32%) Git (software)
14 37 (14.92%) ISTQB
15 34 (13.71%) Test Automation
16 33 (13.31%) Manual Testing
16 33 (13.31%) JavaScript
17 32 (12.90%) C
17 32 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
18 31 (12.50%) Windows
18 31 (12.50%) TDD
19 30 (12.10%) Games
19 30 (12.10%) Automation Testing
20 29 (11.69%) Subversion
20 29 (11.69%) Degree
20 29 (11.69%) Software Testing
21 28 (11.29%) Mercurial

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 (8.47%) Confluence
2 15 (6.05%) CMS
2 15 (6.05%) Drupal
2 15 (6.05%) WordPress
3 12 (4.84%) Documentum
4 6 (2.42%) FileNet
4 6 (2.42%) IIS
5 2 (0.81%) Apache
5 2 (0.81%) Captiva
5 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.40%) JBoss
6 1 (0.40%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (5.24%) MS Office
2 8 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.82%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.02%) Simulink
5 3 (1.21%) CATIA
5 3 (1.21%) MS Project
6 2 (0.81%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.81%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.40%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 15 (6.05%) Magento
1 15 (6.05%) Shopify
2 3 (1.21%) ENOVIA
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.05%) Basecamp
2 12 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.82%) GitHub
5 4 (1.61%) AdWords
6 3 (1.21%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.21%) Office 365
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.02%) Profibus
2 4 (1.61%) HTTPS
2 4 (1.61%) SSH
3 3 (1.21%) Internet
3 3 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.81%) HTTP
5 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.40%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.61%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.21%) MySQL
4 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.81%) DB2
5 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.40%) OrientDB
6 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.40%) Redis
6 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 51 (20.56%) Selenium
2 42 (16.94%) Jenkins
3 38 (15.32%) Git (software)
4 29 (11.69%) Subversion
5 28 (11.29%) Mercurial
6 26 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (8.87%) SoapUI
8 20 (8.06%) Hudson
9 18 (7.26%) TestDirector
10 14 (5.65%) Cucumber
11 12 (4.84%) Robot Framework
12 11 (4.44%) JIRA Agile
13 10 (4.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (3.63%) WebDriver
15 8 (3.23%) Bitbucket
16 6 (2.42%) Bugzilla
16 6 (2.42%) JMeter
16 6 (2.42%) Maven
17 5 (2.02%) Ant
17 5 (2.02%) RSpec
General
1 57 (22.98%) Finance
2 30 (12.10%) Games
3 23 (9.27%) Back Office
4 19 (7.66%) Retail
5 6 (2.42%) Electronics
6 4 (1.61%) Automotive
7 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.40%) Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (26.61%) Tester
2 60 (24.19%) Analyst
3 36 (14.52%) QA Tester
4 31 (12.50%) Developer
5 30 (12.10%) Test Analyst
6 26 (10.48%) Project Manager
7 23 (9.27%) Automation Tester
8 18 (7.26%) QA Automation Tester
8 18 (7.26%) XML Tester
9 17 (6.85%) Software Tester
10 15 (6.05%) Applications Tester
11 14 (5.65%) Business Analyst
11 14 (5.65%) Selenium Tester
12 13 (5.24%) Junior
12 13 (5.24%) Selenium Automation Tester
13 12 (4.84%) .NET Developer
13 12 (4.84%) Games Tester
13 12 (4.84%) Graduate
14 11 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (4.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.48%) .NET
2 25 (10.08%) CSS
2 25 (10.08%) HTML
3 23 (9.27%) XML
4 19 (7.66%) REST
5 16 (6.45%) ASP.NET
6 15 (6.05%) .NET Framework
6 15 (6.05%) Web Services
7 14 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (5.24%) Entity Framework
8 13 (5.24%) jQuery
8 13 (5.24%) X-Windows
9 11 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (4.44%) LINQ
9 11 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (3.63%) AngularJS
11 7 (2.82%) LAMP
11 7 (2.82%) SOAP
12 6 (2.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (2.42%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.94%) Mobile App
2 16 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.63%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (2.42%) User Experience
6 5 (2.02%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.02%) Fintech
6 5 (2.02%) iPad
6 5 (2.02%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.21%) AS400
8 3 (1.21%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.81%) CAN bus
9 2 (0.81%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.40%) Derivative
10 1 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.40%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 42 (16.94%) Linux
2 31 (12.50%) Windows
3 20 (8.06%) Mac OS X
4 18 (7.26%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.23%) Android
6 5 (2.02%) VxWorks
6 5 (2.02%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.21%) Unix
8 2 (0.81%) MeeGo
8 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.81%) Solaris
8 2 (0.81%) Tizen
9 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.40%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (56.85%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (22.58%) Scrum
3 50 (20.16%) Project Management
4 46 (18.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (16.53%) Test Scripting
6 34 (13.71%) Test Automation
7 33 (13.31%) Manual Testing
8 32 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (12.50%) TDD
10 30 (12.10%) Automation Testing
11 29 (11.69%) Software Testing
12 27 (10.89%) Defect Tracking
13 26 (10.48%) Functional Testing
13 26 (10.48%) Waterfall
14 25 (10.08%) Risk Management
15 24 (9.68%) SDLC
16 22 (8.87%) MVC
16 22 (8.87%) OO
16 22 (8.87%) Regression Testing
17 21 (8.47%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 47 (18.95%) SQL
2 40 (16.13%) Java
2 40 (16.13%) Python
3 39 (15.73%) C++
4 33 (13.31%) JavaScript
5 32 (12.90%) C
6 21 (8.47%) C#
7 10 (4.03%) Ruby
8 8 (3.23%) MATLAB
8 8 (3.23%) Perl
8 8 (3.23%) PHP
9 6 (2.42%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.02%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.61%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.61%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.61%) Fortran
12 3 (1.21%) Scala
12 3 (1.21%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.21%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (14.92%) ISTQB
2 29 (11.69%) Degree
3 23 (9.27%) ISEB
4 17 (6.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.02%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.21%) BC Cleared
6 3 (1.21%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.21%) PMP
7 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (33.87%) QA
2 4 (1.61%) IEC 61508
3 2 (0.81%) JTAG
4 1 (0.40%) MISRA
4 1 (0.40%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (2.02%) Docker
2 3 (1.21%) Firmware
3 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) zsh
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) Puppet
2 3 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.66%) Atlassian
3 15 (6.05%) Adobe
3 15 (6.05%) Google
4 9 (3.63%) Oracle
5 6 (2.42%) EMC
5 6 (2.42%) PayPal
5 6 (2.42%) Pega
6 5 (2.02%) Coverity
6 5 (2.02%) Facebook
6 5 (2.02%) Twitter
7 4 (1.61%) OpenText
7 4 (1.61%) SAP
7 4 (1.61%) Zend
8 3 (1.21%) HP
8 3 (1.21%) Intel
9 2 (0.81%) Apple
9 2 (0.81%) IBM
9 2 (0.81%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.81%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 19 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 18 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 24 days ago