Period
to 19 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 6 months to 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 37 34
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 24 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 7.67% 4.90% 3.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 19.72% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 9
Chester median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -14.29% +40.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,250 £29,050
90th Percentile £40,450 £55,250 £62,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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

All Development Application Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 96 71 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 30.67% 24.83% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 84 65 68
Chester median annual salary £42,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.58% +11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,500 £29,925
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +13.33%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Chester

JIRA
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Chester

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Chester over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) QA
3 16 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 16 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (58.33%) Jenkins
4 14 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (58.33%) C#
4 14 (58.33%) HTML
4 14 (58.33%) SQL
5 13 (54.17%) Java
5 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
5 13 (54.17%) SOAP
5 13 (54.17%) XML
5 13 (54.17%) Shell Script
5 13 (54.17%) Scrum
5 13 (54.17%) Defect Management
5 13 (54.17%) Test Automation
5 13 (54.17%) Hudson
5 13 (54.17%) REST
5 13 (54.17%) SpecFlow
6 11 (45.83%) DevOps
7 10 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (41.67%) Microservices
7 10 (41.67%) Acceptance Criteria
7 10 (41.67%) Marketing
7 10 (41.67%) PMI
7 10 (41.67%) PMI Certification
7 10 (41.67%) Web Services
8 9 (37.50%) SAP
8 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 9 (37.50%) CMS
1 9 (37.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 9 (37.50%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Azure
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
1 1 (4.17%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 13 (54.17%) Hudson
2 13 (54.17%) SpecFlow
3 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (25.00%) JUnit
4 6 (25.00%) Maven
4 6 (25.00%) Selenium
4 6 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.17%) Subversion
6 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (41.67%) Marketing
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) QA Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Software QA Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Delivery Manager
3 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.17%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 1 (4.17%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) HTML
2 13 (54.17%) REST
2 13 (54.17%) SOAP
2 13 (54.17%) XML
3 10 (41.67%) Web Services
4 7 (29.17%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.17%) CakePHP
5 1 (4.17%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) LAMP
5 1 (4.17%) Laravel
5 1 (4.17%) Node.js
5 1 (4.17%) React
5 1 (4.17%) RESTful
5 1 (4.17%) Symfony
5 1 (4.17%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (41.67%) PMI
3 9 (37.50%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 14 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (54.17%) Defect Management
4 13 (54.17%) Scrum
4 13 (54.17%) Test Automation
5 11 (45.83%) DevOps
6 10 (41.67%) Acceptance Criteria
6 10 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (41.67%) Microservices
7 9 (37.50%) Asset Management
7 9 (37.50%) Business Development
7 9 (37.50%) Content Management
7 9 (37.50%) Creative Thinking
7 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
7 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
7 9 (37.50%) Project Delivery
7 9 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (37.50%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C#
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 13 (54.17%) Shell Script
3 6 (25.00%) Groovy
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (91.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) ATG
1 9 (37.50%) Demandware
1 9 (37.50%) hybris
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
1 9 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
1 9 (37.50%) SAP
1 9 (37.50%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Zend