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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
England / West Midlands
Rank 143 178 153
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -25
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 62 58 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.31% 1.00% 1.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.68% 6.84% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 45
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%

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
714 848 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.08% 14.62% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 618 742 634
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +28 25 £50,000 +78.57% 6
Staffordshire 0 15 £42,500 +38.21% 1
Coventry +20 7 £55,000 +25.00%
Shropshire -5 5 £44,738 +24.27% 2
Worcestershire -20 4 £21,500 -49.41%
Warwickshire +26 3 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Wolverhampton +9 2 - -
Solihull -5 1 £19,500 -51.25%
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 124 (69.27%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (29.61%) Python
3 47 (26.26%) JavaScript
4 46 (25.70%) C++
5 44 (24.58%) Linux
5 44 (24.58%) Selenium
6 42 (23.46%) Scrum
6 42 (23.46%) Automation Testing
7 41 (22.91%) Java
8 40 (22.35%) SQL
9 38 (21.23%) Test Scripting
10 37 (20.67%) QA
11 34 (18.99%) Finance
12 29 (16.20%) C
13 28 (15.64%) Project Management
14 27 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (15.08%) Jenkins
15 26 (14.53%) Git (software)
15 26 (14.53%) Subversion
15 26 (14.53%) Regression Testing
16 25 (13.97%) TDD
17 24 (13.41%) .NET
18 22 (12.29%) ISTQB
18 22 (12.29%) Waterfall
18 22 (12.29%) Mobile App
19 21 (11.73%) Degree
19 21 (11.73%) MVC
19 21 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
19 21 (11.73%) Games
20 20 (11.17%) C#

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 20 (11.17%) Confluence
2 6 (3.35%) Documentum
2 6 (3.35%) IIS
3 4 (2.23%) CMS
4 3 (1.68%) WordPress
5 2 (1.12%) Drupal
5 2 (1.12%) FileNet
6 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.56%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.56%) JBoss
6 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (5.03%) Simulink
2 8 (4.47%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.23%) MS Office
4 3 (1.68%) CATIA
4 3 (1.68%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.12%) AutoCAD
5 2 (1.12%) MS Project
5 2 (1.12%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) ENOVIA
2 2 (1.12%) Magento
2 2 (1.12%) Shopify
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.59%) GitHub
3 8 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.68%) Office 365
5 2 (1.12%) AdWords
5 2 (1.12%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.03%) Profibus
2 2 (1.12%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.12%) Internet
2 2 (1.12%) SSH
3 1 (0.56%) Firewall
3 1 (0.56%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.79%) MySQL
4 4 (2.23%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.68%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 44 (24.58%) Selenium
2 27 (15.08%) Jenkins
3 26 (14.53%) Git (software)
3 26 (14.53%) Subversion
4 17 (9.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (7.82%) Mercurial
6 12 (6.70%) Robot Framework
7 10 (5.59%) Cucumber
7 10 (5.59%) Hudson
8 9 (5.03%) JIRA Agile
8 9 (5.03%) SonarQube
9 8 (4.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (3.35%) Bitbucket
10 6 (3.35%) JMeter
11 5 (2.79%) Maven
11 5 (2.79%) WebDriver
12 4 (2.23%) Appium
12 4 (2.23%) AppVeyor
12 4 (2.23%) Bugzilla
13 3 (1.68%) LoadRunner
General
1 34 (18.99%) Finance
2 21 (11.73%) Games
3 12 (6.70%) Retail
4 9 (5.03%) Electronics
5 3 (1.68%) Automotive
6 1 (0.56%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (18.44%) Tester
2 32 (17.88%) Analyst
3 26 (14.53%) Developer
3 26 (14.53%) Test Leader
4 22 (12.29%) Project Manager
5 15 (8.38%) QA Tester
6 14 (7.82%) .NET Developer
6 14 (7.82%) Automation Test Lead
6 14 (7.82%) Junior
7 13 (7.26%) Test Analyst
8 12 (6.70%) Games Tester
8 12 (6.70%) Graduate
9 11 (6.15%) Business Analyst
9 11 (6.15%) Software Tester
10 10 (5.59%) Software Engineer
11 9 (5.03%) IT Manager
11 9 (5.03%) IT Project Manager
11 9 (5.03%) Junior Games Tester
11 9 (5.03%) Junior Tester
11 9 (5.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.41%) .NET
2 17 (9.50%) .NET Framework
2 17 (9.50%) ASP.NET
2 17 (9.50%) Web Services
3 16 (8.94%) HTML
4 15 (8.38%) CSS
4 15 (8.38%) Entity Framework
5 12 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (6.70%) jQuery
6 11 (6.15%) REST
7 10 (5.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (5.59%) LINQ
7 10 (5.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (4.47%) X-Windows
9 6 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (3.35%) Ninject
9 6 (3.35%) RESTful
9 6 (3.35%) Task Parallel Library
10 5 (2.79%) ASP.NET Core
10 5 (2.79%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.29%) Mobile App
2 14 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (5.03%) Fintech
4 5 (2.79%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.79%) User Experience
5 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.68%) iPad
6 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.12%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.56%) AS400
7 1 (0.56%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) Derivative
7 1 (0.56%) Infotainment
7 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (24.58%) Linux
2 15 (8.38%) Windows
3 13 (7.26%) Apple iOS
3 13 (7.26%) Mac OS X
4 9 (5.03%) VxWorks
5 6 (3.35%) Android
6 2 (1.12%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.56%) MeeGo
7 1 (0.56%) Tizen
7 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (69.27%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (23.46%) Automation Testing
2 42 (23.46%) Scrum
3 38 (21.23%) Test Scripting
4 28 (15.64%) Project Management
5 27 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (14.53%) Regression Testing
7 25 (13.97%) TDD
8 22 (12.29%) Waterfall
9 21 (11.73%) MVC
9 21 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (10.61%) Automated Testing
10 19 (10.61%) Defect Tracking
11 18 (10.06%) Manual Testing
11 18 (10.06%) Software Engineering
12 17 (9.50%) Kanban
13 16 (8.94%) PRINCE2
14 14 (7.82%) Issue Tracking
14 14 (7.82%) Software Testing
15 13 (7.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 53 (29.61%) Python
2 47 (26.26%) JavaScript
3 46 (25.70%) C++
4 41 (22.91%) Java
5 40 (22.35%) SQL
6 29 (16.20%) C
7 20 (11.17%) C#
8 12 (6.70%) MATLAB
9 7 (3.91%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.79%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.23%) Apple Swift
11 4 (2.23%) PHP
12 3 (1.68%) Ruby
12 3 (1.68%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.12%) Perl
14 1 (0.56%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.56%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.56%) Fortran
14 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (12.29%) ISTQB
2 21 (11.73%) Degree
3 12 (6.70%) ISEB
4 8 (4.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.68%) BC Cleared
5 3 (1.68%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (20.67%) QA
2 8 (4.47%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (2.23%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.23%) Puppet
2 2 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (8.38%) Atlassian
2 14 (7.82%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.59%) Google
4 9 (5.03%) Coverity
5 6 (3.35%) PayPal
6 5 (2.79%) Oracle
7 4 (2.23%) EMC
7 4 (2.23%) Facebook
7 4 (2.23%) OpenText
7 4 (2.23%) Pega
7 4 (2.23%) Twitter
8 3 (1.68%) SAP
9 2 (1.12%) Adobe
9 2 (1.12%) IBM
9 2 (1.12%) Intel
10 1 (0.56%) Apple
10 1 (0.56%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.56%) HP
10 1 (0.56%) VMware
10 1 (0.56%) Zend
Telford
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warwickshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car/Allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leominster, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 4 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago