The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 70 101
Rank change year-on-year -10 +31  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 16 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.49% 2.42% 1.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.25% 10.96% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 16
Median salary £48,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £28,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.17%  

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 173 292 297
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 16.06% 22.10% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 136 261 259
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing JIRA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Cheshire

JIRA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Cheshire

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Cheshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Cheshire

JIRA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Chester -6 4 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Warrington +8 2 £21,500 -49.41%
Ellesmere Port -3 2 - - 1
Wilmslow -7 2 £28,250 -24.66%
Crewe - 2 - -
Knutsford -2 1 £48,000 - 1
Macclesfield -2 1 £42,500 - 2
Sandbach - 1 - -
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 43 (76.79%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Git (software)
3 19 (33.93%) C#
3 19 (33.93%) .NET
4 18 (32.14%) SQL
4 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
5 17 (30.36%) MySQL
5 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
5 17 (30.36%) .NET Framework
6 16 (28.57%) Java
7 14 (25.00%) Subversion
7 14 (25.00%) MVC
8 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
8 13 (23.21%) MongoDB
9 12 (21.43%) PHP
9 12 (21.43%) Finance
10 11 (19.64%) Telecoms
10 11 (19.64%) C
10 11 (19.64%) HTML
10 11 (19.64%) Linux
10 11 (19.64%) Python
10 11 (19.64%) PHP 5
11 10 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (17.86%) Software Testing
12 9 (16.07%) SDLC
13 8 (14.29%) jQuery
13 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
13 8 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (14.29%) HTTP
13 8 (14.29%) Spring

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (12.50%) Apache
1 7 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (8.93%) Confluence
3 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 7 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.36%) OpenShift
2 2 (3.57%) SaaS
3 1 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) HTTP
2 7 (12.50%) Intranet
3 2 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 17 (30.36%) MySQL
3 13 (23.21%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.79%) Big Data
6 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.79%) DB2
6 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.79%) HBase
6 1 (1.79%) Impala
6 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.79%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 22 (39.29%) Git (software)
2 14 (25.00%) Subversion
3 7 (12.50%) JUnit
4 6 (10.71%) Eclipse
4 6 (10.71%) Maven
5 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.14%) Selenium
6 3 (5.36%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.57%) Grunt
7 2 (3.57%) gulp
7 2 (3.57%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.57%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.79%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.79%) Gradle
8 1 (1.79%) Mockito
8 1 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.14%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.79%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Software Developer
3 11 (19.64%) .NET Developer
3 11 (19.64%) .NET Software Developer
3 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (19.64%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (19.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (19.64%) C# Developer
3 11 (19.64%) C# Software Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Tester
7 6 (10.71%) J2EE Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Test Analyst
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) Software Tester
9 4 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) .NET
2 17 (30.36%) .NET Framework
2 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
3 11 (19.64%) HTML
4 8 (14.29%) jQuery
4 8 (14.29%) Spring
5 7 (12.50%) J2EE
5 7 (12.50%) JDBC
5 7 (12.50%) JSP
6 6 (10.71%) SOAP
6 6 (10.71%) Web Services
7 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
8 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
8 4 (7.14%) HTML5
8 4 (7.14%) REST
8 4 (7.14%) Spring MVC
8 4 (7.14%) WinForms
8 4 (7.14%) WPF
8 4 (7.14%) XML
9 3 (5.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) Clustering
2 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.57%) iPad
2 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Linux
2 8 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.71%) Windows
4 5 (8.93%) CentOS
4 5 (8.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.57%) AIX
5 2 (3.57%) Solaris
5 2 (3.57%) Unix
6 1 (1.79%) Android
6 1 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (76.79%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.00%) MVC
3 10 (17.86%) Software Testing
3 10 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (16.07%) SDLC
5 7 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 7 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 7 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 7 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 7 (12.50%) User Stories
6 6 (10.71%) Issue Tracking
6 6 (10.71%) Scrum
6 6 (10.71%) Test Management
7 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.14%) Information Management
8 4 (7.14%) OO
8 4 (7.14%) TDD
8 4 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) C#
2 18 (32.14%) SQL
3 16 (28.57%) Java
4 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
5 12 (21.43%) PHP
6 11 (19.64%) C
6 11 (19.64%) PHP 5
6 11 (19.64%) Python
7 7 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 4 (7.14%) C++
8 4 (7.14%) Perl
9 3 (5.36%) Ruby
10 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.57%) TypeScript
10 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.57%) XPath
10 2 (3.57%) XQuery
11 1 (1.79%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
1 6 (10.71%) ISEB
2 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.57%) RHCE
3 2 (3.57%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.79%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (8.93%) Docker
3 2 (3.57%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.79%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.57%) Ansible
2 2 (3.57%) CFEngine
2 2 (3.57%) Nagios
2 2 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Cisco
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (12.50%) VMware
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.57%) Veritas
5 1 (1.79%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.79%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.79%) Sun
5 1 (1.79%) Talend
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