The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 83 146
Rank change year-on-year +4 +63  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 150 104 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.63% 3.01% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.23% 14.94% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 124 84 36
Median salary £42,500 £46,329 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.26% +37.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 985 696 755
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.83% 20.15% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 841 612 662
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

JIRA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Manchester

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Manchester

JIRA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Stockport -13 12 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Altrincham - 9 £45,000 - 1
Bolton +5 6 £23,500 -
Cheadle - 6 £27,500 -
Salford -6 2 £40,000 - 1
Wigan - 2 £38,750 -
Oldham - 2 - - 1
JIRA
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 192 (72.45%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (36.98%) Java
3 93 (35.09%) JavaScript
4 85 (32.08%) SQL
5 79 (29.81%) Scrum
6 74 (27.92%) Git (software)
7 72 (27.17%) QA
8 70 (26.42%) CSS
9 69 (26.04%) HTML
10 65 (24.53%) .NET
11 61 (23.02%) Degree
12 60 (22.64%) Linux
13 59 (22.26%) jQuery
14 58 (21.89%) Confluence
15 55 (20.75%) Test Automation
15 55 (20.75%) TDD
16 53 (20.00%) Jenkins
17 50 (18.87%) OO
18 49 (18.49%) SQL Server
19 47 (17.74%) DevOps
20 45 (16.98%) Software Engineering
21 44 (16.60%) Web Development
21 44 (16.60%) Python
22 43 (16.23%) MVC
23 42 (15.85%) Finance
24 39 (14.72%) Bitbucket
24 39 (14.72%) Unit Testing
24 39 (14.72%) Test Scripting
25 38 (14.34%) C++
26 37 (13.96%) C#

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 58 (21.89%) Confluence
2 17 (6.42%) Apache
2 17 (6.42%) CMS
3 14 (5.28%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.77%) Apache Spark
4 10 (3.77%) JBoss
4 10 (3.77%) OpenEdge
5 9 (3.40%) EPiServer
6 7 (2.64%) OpenStack
6 7 (2.64%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.89%) GlassFish
8 5 (1.89%) nginx
9 3 (1.13%) Apache Airflow
9 3 (1.13%) Drupal
9 3 (1.13%) SAS
9 3 (1.13%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.13%) WordPress
10 2 (0.75%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (4.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.89%) Magento
3 3 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.13%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.02%) GitHub
4 4 (1.51%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.75%) Google Play
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.66%) HTTP
2 9 (3.40%) LDAP
3 6 (2.26%) LAN
3 6 (2.26%) VoIP
3 6 (2.26%) WAN
4 3 (1.13%) SSL
5 1 (0.38%) IMAP
5 1 (0.38%) Internet
5 1 (0.38%) SMS
5 1 (0.38%) SMTP
5 1 (0.38%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.70%) MySQL
3 13 (4.91%) Big Data
4 12 (4.53%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.53%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.02%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.26%) CouchDB
6 6 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.51%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.13%) Apache Accumulo
9 3 (1.13%) DB2
9 3 (1.13%) Endeca
9 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.38%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 74 (27.92%) Git (software)
2 53 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 39 (14.72%) Bitbucket
4 33 (12.45%) Selenium
5 27 (10.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 25 (9.43%) JUnit
7 24 (9.06%) Subversion
8 19 (7.17%) Cucumber
9 17 (6.42%) SonarQube
10 16 (6.04%) WebDriver
11 13 (4.91%) ReSharper
12 12 (4.53%) AccuRev
12 12 (4.53%) EasyMock
13 11 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (4.15%) Vagrant
14 10 (3.77%) Eclipse
15 9 (3.40%) Maven
15 9 (3.40%) NUnit
15 9 (3.40%) TeamCity
15 9 (3.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (15.85%) Finance
2 28 (10.57%) Manufacturing
3 16 (6.04%) Electronics
3 16 (6.04%) Law
3 16 (6.04%) Retail
4 15 (5.66%) Marketing
5 14 (5.28%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.15%) Games
7 6 (2.26%) Banking
8 3 (1.13%) Publishing
9 2 (0.75%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.75%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (43.77%) Developer
2 37 (13.96%) Analyst
3 34 (12.83%) Java Developer
4 24 (9.06%) QA Engineer
4 24 (9.06%) Software Developer
5 22 (8.30%) Java Engineer
6 21 (7.92%) Automation Engineer
6 21 (7.92%) Tester
7 20 (7.55%) Test Analyst
8 17 (6.42%) Software Engineer
9 16 (6.04%) Test Engineer
10 15 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
11 14 (5.28%) PHP Developer
11 14 (5.28%) QA Tester
12 13 (4.91%) DevOps Engineer
13 12 (4.53%) Junior
14 10 (3.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 10 (3.77%) JIRA Engineer
14 10 (3.77%) Junior Developer
14 10 (3.77%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (26.42%) CSS
2 69 (26.04%) HTML
3 65 (24.53%) .NET
4 59 (22.26%) jQuery
5 36 (13.58%) AngularJS
6 32 (12.08%) Spring
7 29 (10.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 26 (9.81%) ASP.NET
9 25 (9.43%) HTML5
9 25 (9.43%) JSON
10 23 (8.68%) Web Services
11 21 (7.92%) SOAP
11 21 (7.92%) XML
12 19 (7.17%) CSS3
12 19 (7.17%) Java EE
13 18 (6.79%) Hibernate
13 18 (6.79%) Node.js
14 17 (6.42%) EJB
15 16 (6.04%) J2EE
16 15 (5.66%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.96%) Computer Science
2 27 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (7.55%) User Experience
4 17 (6.42%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.53%) Wiki
6 9 (3.40%) iPad
6 9 (3.40%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (3.02%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (2.26%) Life Science
9 5 (1.89%) Cyber Attack
9 5 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.51%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.51%) Web 2.0
11 3 (1.13%) Online Games
12 2 (0.75%) Clustering
12 2 (0.75%) EPoS
12 2 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
13 1 (0.38%) Cyber Defence
13 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 60 (22.64%) Linux
2 30 (11.32%) Windows
3 23 (8.68%) Apple iOS
4 17 (6.42%) Android
5 14 (5.28%) CentOS
6 12 (4.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.02%) Unix
8 7 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.26%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (72.45%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (29.81%) Scrum
3 55 (20.75%) TDD
3 55 (20.75%) Test Automation
4 50 (18.87%) OO
5 47 (17.74%) DevOps
6 45 (16.98%) Software Engineering
7 44 (16.60%) Web Development
8 43 (16.23%) MVC
9 39 (14.72%) Test Scripting
9 39 (14.72%) Unit Testing
10 36 (13.58%) BDD
11 33 (12.45%) SDLC
12 26 (9.81%) Kanban
12 26 (9.81%) Open Source
13 25 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (9.06%) Mentoring
15 23 (8.68%) E-Commerce
16 22 (8.30%) ITIL
17 21 (7.92%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 98 (36.98%) Java
2 93 (35.09%) JavaScript
3 85 (32.08%) SQL
4 44 (16.60%) Python
5 38 (14.34%) C++
6 37 (13.96%) C#
7 34 (12.83%) PHP
8 27 (10.19%) C
9 14 (5.28%) Ruby
10 11 (4.15%) TypeScript
11 9 (3.40%) XPath
12 8 (3.02%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.64%) Embedded C
14 6 (2.26%) Apple Swift
15 4 (1.51%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.51%) ES6
15 4 (1.51%) Groovy
15 4 (1.51%) Perl
15 4 (1.51%) Scala
16 3 (1.13%) Go
Qualifications
1 61 (23.02%) Degree
2 26 (9.81%) ISEB
3 19 (7.17%) Security Cleared
4 17 (6.42%) ISTQB
5 13 (4.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (4.15%) HND
7 7 (2.64%) HNC
7 7 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (2.26%) CCNA
8 6 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.26%) MCP
8 6 (2.26%) MCSE
9 5 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.13%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (27.17%) QA
2 6 (2.26%) SLA
3 4 (1.51%) MiFID
System Software
1 18 (6.79%) Docker
2 9 (3.40%) Firmware
3 6 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (7.17%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (6.79%) Puppet
3 12 (4.53%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (3.02%) Ansible
5 1 (0.38%) Packer
Vendors
1 37 (13.96%) Oracle
2 33 (12.45%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.42%) Atlassian
3 17 (6.42%) SAP
4 12 (4.53%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.02%) Apple
6 7 (2.64%) HP
7 6 (2.26%) Google
7 6 (2.26%) VMware
8 5 (1.89%) IBM
9 4 (1.51%) Cadence
9 4 (1.51%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.51%) Facebook
9 4 (1.51%) Pega
10 3 (1.13%) BMC
10 3 (1.13%) BroadVision
10 3 (1.13%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.13%) hybris
10 3 (1.13%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.13%) Zend
Manchester, Lancashire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benfits, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Very flexible working
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 85k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Prospectus
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Competitive base salary + bonus + benefits
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Salford
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Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
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NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary and bonus and company benefits
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Manchester
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Salary: Highly Competitive Plus Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Stockport, Cheshire
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