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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 142 183 146
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -37
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 66 22 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.23% 0.40% 1.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.45% 3.44% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 57 21 40
Average salary £60,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -8.23%
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
781 640 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.54% 11.75% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 681 570 629
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +38 40 £60,000 +71.42% 4
Warwickshire - 12 £35,000 -
Staffordshire -4 11 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Solihull - 2 £36,250 -
Coventry -4 1 £42,500 +18.05%
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 62 (60.19%) HTML
1 62 (60.19%) CSS
2 60 (58.25%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (55.34%) JavaScript
4 55 (53.40%) HTML5
5 54 (52.43%) XML
6 52 (50.49%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (49.51%) SOA
8 50 (48.54%) Ajax
9 47 (45.63%) N-Tier
10 45 (43.69%) Java
11 39 (37.86%) SQL
11 39 (37.86%) SQL Server
12 37 (35.92%) Scrum
13 36 (34.95%) .NET
13 36 (34.95%) Windows
13 36 (34.95%) CSS3
14 34 (33.01%) Unit Testing
14 34 (33.01%) SC Cleared
14 34 (33.01%) Security Cleared
15 33 (32.04%) AccuRev
15 33 (32.04%) XSLT
15 33 (32.04%) TDD
16 31 (30.10%) SEO
16 31 (30.10%) ASP.NET
16 31 (30.10%) VB.NET
16 31 (30.10%) XHTML
17 28 (27.18%) Git (software)
18 26 (25.24%) jQuery
18 26 (25.24%) Linux

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (3.88%) Confluence
2 3 (2.91%) WordPress
2 3 (2.91%) CMS
3 2 (1.94%) Apache
3 2 (1.94%) FileNet
3 2 (1.94%) LiveCycle
4 1 (0.97%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.97%) Liferay
4 1 (0.97%) Drupal
4 1 (0.97%) Node.js
4 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.88%) MS Office
2 4 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) GitHub
1 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.59%) Firewall
1 14 (13.59%) LDAP
1 14 (13.59%) HTTP
1 14 (13.59%) TCP/IP
1 14 (13.59%) SSL
2 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (37.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (1.94%) MySQL
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (27.18%) Git (software)
2 21 (20.39%) Ant
3 20 (19.42%) Jenkins
4 17 (16.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 11 (10.68%) Subversion
6 10 (9.71%) Selenium
7 5 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.91%) Maven
8 3 (2.91%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.91%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.91%) JUnit
8 3 (2.91%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (1.94%) LoadUI
9 2 (1.94%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.94%) JMeter
9 2 (1.94%) Hudson
9 2 (1.94%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.94%) jMock
General
1 19 (18.45%) Retail
2 6 (5.83%) Banking
3 5 (4.85%) Finance
4 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.94%) Back Office
6 2 (1.94%) Games
6 2 (1.94%) Marketing
7 1 (0.97%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 65 (63.11%) Developer
2 23 (22.33%) .NET Developer
3 17 (16.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 17 (16.50%) Mobile Developer
4 16 (15.53%) Applications Developer
5 12 (11.65%) Senior Developer
6 10 (9.71%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (9.71%) VB.NET Developer
6 10 (9.71%) Analyst
7 9 (8.74%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Tester
8 7 (6.80%) Test Analyst
8 7 (6.80%) Senior Applications Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.85%) PHP Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Test Manager
10 4 (3.88%) QA Tester
11 3 (2.91%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (60.19%) HTML
1 62 (60.19%) CSS
2 55 (53.40%) HTML5
3 54 (52.43%) XML
4 50 (48.54%) Ajax
5 36 (34.95%) .NET
5 36 (34.95%) CSS3
6 33 (32.04%) XSLT
7 31 (30.10%) ASP.NET
7 31 (30.10%) XHTML
8 26 (25.24%) jQuery
9 19 (18.45%) AngularJS
9 19 (18.45%) PhoneGap
10 18 (17.48%) JSON
11 16 (15.53%) Silverlight
12 7 (6.80%) Web Services
13 6 (5.83%) SOAP
14 5 (4.85%) .NET Framework
14 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 47 (45.63%) N-Tier
2 19 (18.45%) Mobile App
3 18 (17.48%) Open Source
4 16 (15.53%) Blackberry
5 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.97%) Pocket PC
6 1 (0.97%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.95%) Windows
2 26 (25.24%) Linux
3 21 (20.39%) Android
3 21 (20.39%) Apple iOS
4 19 (18.45%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.94%) UNIX
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.97%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (58.25%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (50.49%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (49.51%) SOA
4 37 (35.92%) Scrum
5 34 (33.01%) Unit Testing
6 33 (32.04%) TDD
7 31 (30.10%) SEO
8 26 (25.24%) MVC
8 26 (25.24%) Document Management
9 20 (19.42%) OOP
10 18 (17.48%) E-Commerce
11 16 (15.53%) Android Development
11 16 (15.53%) iOS Development
11 16 (15.53%) DevOps
12 15 (14.56%) Waterfall
13 8 (7.77%) Automated Testing
14 7 (6.80%) Software Engineering
14 7 (6.80%) BDD
14 7 (6.80%) Regression Testing
14 7 (6.80%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.34%) JavaScript
2 45 (43.69%) Java
3 39 (37.86%) SQL
4 31 (30.10%) VB.NET
5 16 (15.53%) ActionScript 3.0
5 16 (15.53%) ActionScript
5 16 (15.53%) C#
5 16 (15.53%) Objective-C
6 11 (10.68%) PHP
7 5 (4.85%) VB
8 3 (2.91%) Ruby
9 2 (1.94%) Python
9 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.94%) Clojure
9 2 (1.94%) Groovy
9 2 (1.94%) Scala
10 1 (0.97%) C++
10 1 (0.97%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 34 (33.01%) SC Cleared
1 34 (33.01%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.83%) Degree
3 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.94%) ISEB
4 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (14.56%) Puppet
2 14 (13.59%) Vagrant
2 14 (13.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (32.04%) AccuRev
2 18 (17.48%) Sencha
3 16 (15.53%) Appcelerator
4 14 (13.59%) VMware
5 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.85%) JBoss
7 4 (3.88%) Zend
8 3 (2.91%) Twitter
8 3 (2.91%) Oracle
8 3 (2.91%) Adobe
9 2 (1.94%) IBM
9 2 (1.94%) Remedy
9 2 (1.94%) Google
10 1 (0.97%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.97%) hybris
10 1 (0.97%) Telerik
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