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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 18 20
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 4 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.96% 9.43% 5.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.39% 34.09% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 7
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% +13.33%  
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 Chester with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 23 44 52
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 17.04% 27.67% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 38
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 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

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 Chester region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) JDBC
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Batch
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) TDD

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:

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JDBC
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Batch
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
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