The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 47 67 46
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 6 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.61% 0.73% 2.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.82% 3.05% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 10
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +63.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
JIRA
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the York region.

Development Applications Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
68 131 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 18.23% 23.95% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 56 52 62
Average salary £32,500 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.47% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in York

JIRA
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the York region.

JIRA Salary Trend in York

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 29 (87.88%) QA
2 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (72.73%) Selenium
4 23 (69.70%) Test Management
5 20 (60.61%) Performance Testing
5 20 (60.61%) MS Excel
6 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
6 19 (57.58%) HP
6 19 (57.58%) TDD
6 19 (57.58%) JMeter
6 19 (57.58%) Test Automation
6 19 (57.58%) Test Strategy
6 19 (57.58%) eggPlant
7 18 (54.55%) Test Planning
7 18 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
7 18 (54.55%) Usability Testing
7 18 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (54.55%) Management Information System
7 18 (54.55%) QuickTest Pro
7 18 (54.55%) Business Analysis
8 12 (36.36%) SQL
9 11 (33.33%) HTML
9 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 10 (30.30%) CSS
11 9 (27.27%) DOM
11 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
11 9 (27.27%) Firebug
12 8 (24.24%) ISEB
13 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
13 7 (21.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) Jetty
2 1 (3.03%) nginx
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (60.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Project
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (72.73%) Selenium
2 19 (57.58%) eggPlant
2 19 (57.58%) JMeter
3 18 (54.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 18 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (27.27%) Firebug
5 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
5 5 (15.15%) Bugzilla
6 4 (12.12%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.03%) MSTest
7 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Analyst
1 29 (87.88%) Test Analyst
2 18 (54.55%) Performance Analyst
2 18 (54.55%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Junior Test Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Junior
4 1 (3.03%) Developer
4 1 (3.03%) Project Planner
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.03%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Project Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Test Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) HTML
2 10 (30.30%) CSS
3 9 (27.27%) DOM
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
4 1 (3.03%) Ajax
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) JPA
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) J2EE
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) W3C
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) UNIX
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Debian
1 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) Test Management
3 20 (60.61%) Performance Testing
4 19 (57.58%) TDD
4 19 (57.58%) Test Automation
4 19 (57.58%) Test Strategy
5 18 (54.55%) Test Planning
5 18 (54.55%) Usability Testing
5 18 (54.55%) Business Analysis
6 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
7 6 (18.18%) Security Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.03%) Manual Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Kanban
10 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
10 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
10 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (3.03%) ITIL
10 1 (3.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) ISEB
2 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
2 7 (21.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (87.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
1 19 (57.58%) HP
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) EMC
3 1 (3.03%) NetApp
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) Akamai