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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 174 196 154
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -42
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 41 11 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.22% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.80% 2.04% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 36 9 42
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £38,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
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
707 540 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.98% 10.88% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 654 457 582
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +8 18 £50,000 +29.03%
Staffordshire +12 12 £40,000 -4.76% 1
Warwickshire +1 8 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Shropshire - 2 - - 1
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 80 (67.23%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (57.14%) CSS
2 68 (57.14%) HTML
3 67 (56.30%) Java
4 62 (52.10%) JavaScript
4 62 (52.10%) HTML5
5 54 (45.38%) Git (software)
5 54 (45.38%) Windows
5 54 (45.38%) SC Cleared
5 54 (45.38%) Security Cleared
6 50 (42.02%) jQuery
7 49 (41.18%) Scrum
8 48 (40.34%) MVC
9 46 (38.66%) XML
10 45 (37.82%) SOA
11 40 (33.61%) Ajax
12 39 (32.77%) AngularJS
12 39 (32.77%) Ant
12 39 (32.77%) OOP
13 38 (31.93%) PhoneGap
14 37 (31.09%) JSON
14 37 (31.09%) User Experience
14 37 (31.09%) Mentoring
15 35 (29.41%) Android
16 34 (28.57%) Apple iOS
17 33 (27.73%) Continuous Integration
17 33 (27.73%) N-Tier
18 32 (26.89%) Windows 8
19 31 (26.05%) E-Commerce
19 31 (26.05%) Sencha

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (9.24%) WordPress
2 10 (8.40%) CMS
3 9 (7.56%) JBoss
4 6 (5.04%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.04%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.04%) MQSeries
4 6 (5.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.52%) Confluence
5 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.68%) Apache
6 2 (1.68%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.68%) Drupal
6 2 (1.68%) Node.js
7 1 (0.84%) FileNet
7 1 (0.84%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.84%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Photoshop
1 5 (4.20%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) GitHub
2 2 (1.68%) Trello
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.29%) LDAP
1 17 (14.29%) HTTP
1 17 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 17 (14.29%) SSL
1 17 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (0.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.72%) MySQL
3 7 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.52%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.68%) DTS
5 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (45.38%) Git (software)
2 39 (32.77%) Ant
3 27 (22.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 26 (21.85%) Jenkins
5 22 (18.49%) Selenium
6 15 (12.61%) Subversion
7 9 (7.56%) QuickTest Pro
8 8 (6.72%) JUnit
9 7 (5.88%) Behat
9 7 (5.88%) PHPUnit
10 6 (5.04%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (3.36%) WebDriver
12 3 (2.52%) Hudson
12 3 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (2.52%) Mercurial
13 2 (1.68%) Maven
13 2 (1.68%) Eclipse
13 2 (1.68%) Dreamweaver
14 1 (0.84%) TestDirector
14 1 (0.84%) Bugzilla
General
1 27 (22.69%) Retail
2 11 (9.24%) Finance
3 9 (7.56%) Banking
4 7 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.68%) Back Office
6 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.84%) Games
7 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (57.14%) Developer
2 27 (22.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 27 (22.69%) Mobile Developer
3 26 (21.85%) Applications Developer
4 19 (15.97%) Senior Developer
5 17 (14.29%) Tester
6 15 (12.61%) Senior Applications Developer
6 15 (12.61%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 11 (9.24%) Software Tester
8 10 (8.40%) QA Tester
8 10 (8.40%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (7.56%) PHP Developer
10 8 (6.72%) Web Developer
11 7 (5.88%) Analyst
11 7 (5.88%) Java Developer
12 6 (5.04%) .NET Developer
12 6 (5.04%) Test Analyst
13 5 (4.20%) Test Manager
13 5 (4.20%) Software Engineer
13 5 (4.20%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (57.14%) CSS
1 68 (57.14%) HTML
2 62 (52.10%) HTML5
3 50 (42.02%) jQuery
4 46 (38.66%) XML
5 40 (33.61%) Ajax
6 39 (32.77%) AngularJS
7 38 (31.93%) PhoneGap
8 37 (31.09%) JSON
9 30 (25.21%) CSS3
10 26 (21.85%) Silverlight
11 13 (10.92%) .NET
12 10 (8.40%) Symfony
12 10 (8.40%) Yii
13 8 (6.72%) XSLT
14 7 (5.88%) XHTML
14 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET
15 6 (5.04%) RESTful
15 6 (5.04%) Apache Camel
16 4 (3.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 37 (31.09%) User Experience
2 33 (27.73%) N-Tier
3 29 (24.37%) Mobile App
4 27 (22.69%) Open Source
5 26 (21.85%) Blackberry
6 5 (4.20%) Social Media
7 3 (2.52%) W3C
8 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.84%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 54 (45.38%) Windows
2 35 (29.41%) Android
3 34 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 32 (26.89%) Windows 8
5 25 (21.01%) Linux
6 1 (0.84%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (67.23%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (41.18%) Scrum
3 48 (40.34%) MVC
4 45 (37.82%) SOA
5 39 (32.77%) OOP
6 37 (31.09%) Mentoring
7 33 (27.73%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (26.05%) E-Commerce
9 26 (21.85%) Android Development
9 26 (21.85%) iOS Development
10 18 (15.13%) DevOps
11 17 (14.29%) Waterfall
12 15 (12.61%) Software Engineering
13 13 (10.92%) TDD
14 12 (10.08%) Automated Testing
14 12 (10.08%) Test Scripting
15 11 (9.24%) BDD
16 10 (8.40%) OO
17 9 (7.56%) Software Testing
17 9 (7.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (56.30%) Java
2 62 (52.10%) JavaScript
3 29 (24.37%) ActionScript
3 29 (24.37%) ActionScript 3.0
4 26 (21.85%) Objective-C
5 22 (18.49%) PHP
6 17 (14.29%) SQL
7 10 (8.40%) C#
8 6 (5.04%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.68%) VBScript
9 2 (1.68%) Ruby
10 1 (0.84%) Groovy
10 1 (0.84%) Scala
10 1 (0.84%) Clojure
10 1 (0.84%) Python
10 1 (0.84%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.84%) VB
10 1 (0.84%) C++
10 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (45.38%) SC Cleared
1 54 (45.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.52%) ISEB
3 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.68%) Degree
3 2 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (15.13%) Puppet
2 17 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 17 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (26.05%) Sencha
2 26 (21.85%) Appcelerator
3 17 (14.29%) VMware
4 9 (7.56%) Zend
4 9 (7.56%) AccuRev
5 7 (5.88%) Oracle
6 6 (5.04%) Talend
7 5 (4.20%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.52%) Adobe
8 3 (2.52%) Twitter
8 3 (2.52%) Google
9 2 (1.68%) hybris
9 2 (1.68%) Sybase
9 2 (1.68%) Cognos
10 1 (0.84%) Symbian
10 1 (0.84%) IBM
10 1 (0.84%) Remedy
10 1 (0.84%) ATG
10 1 (0.84%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.84%) Telerik
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