Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 44 53
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 -20
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 12 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.29% 2.16% 2.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.54% 12.00% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 11
Chester median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £47,500 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

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 104 50 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 28.49% 17.99% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 94 45 76
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,375 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,250 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +7.14%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Chester region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (41.67%) DevOps
5 4 (33.33%) Build Automation
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (33.33%) Umbraco
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) Games
5 4 (33.33%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) JDBC
6 3 (25.00%) JSP
6 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (25.00%) JUnit
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) Maven
6 3 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (16.67%) Data Lake

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 4 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (8.33%) Force.com
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Data Lake
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (25.00%) JUnit
3 3 (25.00%) Maven
4 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (8.33%) Fiddler
5 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
5 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Architect
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Database Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) JDBC
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) JSP
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) Build Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (16.67%) API Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) ETL
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) Coaching
7 1 (8.33%) Data Management
7 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) Release Management
7 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ambari
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Hortonworks
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com