The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 27 55
Rank change year-on-year -33 +28  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 3 34 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.53% 6.95% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.85% 34.00% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 0
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.66% -  
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 Merseyside with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 78 100 56
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 13.78% 20.45% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 73 85 41
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

JIRA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Merseyside

JIRA
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Merseyside 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
Liverpool -26 2 £27,500 -26.66% 1
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) C#
3 10 (50.00%) Confluence
4 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (45.00%) MVC
4 9 (45.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) CSS
5 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (40.00%) Atlassian
5 8 (40.00%) jQuery
5 8 (40.00%) WCF
6 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (35.00%) Sass
6 7 (35.00%) HTML5
6 7 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (35.00%) JIRA Agile
6 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (35.00%) Web Development
6 7 (35.00%) WinForms
6 7 (35.00%) Web Design
6 7 (35.00%) HTML
6 7 (35.00%) N-Tier
7 6 (30.00%) Windows
8 5 (25.00%) Linux
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 10 (50.00%) Confluence
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Google Play
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.00%) Android Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Gradle
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) HPUX Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
1 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) jQuery
2 8 (40.00%) WCF
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) HTML5
3 7 (35.00%) Sass
3 7 (35.00%) WinForms
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) Velocity
4 2 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Core
5 1 (5.00%) Angular 2
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (35.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) CentOS
3 3 (15.00%) Fedora
3 3 (15.00%) HPUX
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) MVC
3 7 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Web Design
3 7 (35.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Kanban
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) User Stories
6 1 (5.00%) Android Development
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Customer Insight
6 1 (5.00%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.00%) Bourne shell
3 3 (15.00%) C++
3 3 (15.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) Korn
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
3 3 (15.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) Ruby
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (10.00%) GCP
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Atlassian
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) HP
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
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