The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
England / North West
Rank 123 80 180
Rank change year-on-year -43 +100  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 134 172 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.21% 3.02% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.72% 14.23% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 89 125 61
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1250 1209 1143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 20.62% 21.26% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1055 1005
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

JIRA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for JIRA in the North West

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in the North West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA in the North West

JIRA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Manchester -14 113 £37,500 - 28
Cheshire -7 14 £45,250 +6.47% 8
Lancashire -5 6 £31,500 -16.00% 3
Merseyside -34 3 £27,500 -26.66% 2
JIRA
England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 North West region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 247 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (31.92%) SQL
3 109 (30.79%) .NET
4 93 (26.27%) JavaScript
5 91 (25.71%) Git (software)
6 89 (25.14%) Java
7 87 (24.58%) Degree
8 85 (24.01%) C#
9 83 (23.45%) SQL Server
10 73 (20.62%) Confluence
11 70 (19.77%) MVC
12 69 (19.49%) QA
13 67 (18.93%) Scrum
14 64 (18.08%) jQuery
15 62 (17.51%) ASP.NET
15 62 (17.51%) Microsoft
16 61 (17.23%) HTML
17 59 (16.67%) MySQL
18 56 (15.82%) TDD
19 55 (15.54%) CSS
20 54 (15.25%) Linux
21 53 (14.97%) PHP
22 52 (14.69%) Computer Science
23 51 (14.41%) .NET Framework
24 49 (13.84%) Finance
24 49 (13.84%) Windows
25 45 (12.71%) Web Development
25 45 (12.71%) Jenkins
26 44 (12.43%) AngularJS
26 44 (12.43%) Web Services

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 73 (20.62%) Confluence
2 21 (5.93%) Tomcat
3 20 (5.65%) Apache
3 20 (5.65%) IIS
4 10 (2.82%) JBoss
5 8 (2.26%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.69%) OpenEdge
6 6 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.41%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.13%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.85%) CMS
9 3 (0.85%) Drupal
10 2 (0.56%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.56%) SAS
10 2 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.56%) WordPress
11 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.28%) nginx
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 43 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.26%) MS Office
3 5 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.85%) MS Project
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.98%) Magento
2 4 (1.13%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.11%) iTunes
3 9 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.26%) Office 365
5 7 (1.98%) SaaS
6 5 (1.41%) Google Play
7 4 (1.13%) Basecamp
7 4 (1.13%) GitHub
8 3 (0.85%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.21%) HTTP
2 14 (3.95%) LAN
2 14 (3.95%) WAN
3 7 (1.98%) Intranet
4 6 (1.69%) VoIP
5 4 (1.13%) DECT
5 4 (1.13%) Unified Communications
5 4 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.85%) SSL
7 2 (0.56%) IMAP
7 2 (0.56%) Internet
7 2 (0.56%) LDAP
7 2 (0.56%) SAN
7 2 (0.56%) SMTP
7 2 (0.56%) SS7
8 1 (0.28%) SMS
8 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (23.45%) SQL Server
2 59 (16.67%) MySQL
3 25 (7.06%) MongoDB
4 19 (5.37%) NoSQL
5 13 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (3.11%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.13%) Hazelcast
10 4 (1.13%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.85%) DB2
11 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.56%) Big Data
12 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.56%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.56%) LogicBlox
12 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 91 (25.71%) Git (software)
2 45 (12.71%) Jenkins
3 40 (11.30%) Selenium
4 30 (8.47%) Subversion
5 28 (7.91%) Bitbucket
5 28 (7.91%) Cucumber
6 26 (7.34%) JUnit
7 19 (5.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 17 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (4.52%) Eclipse
10 14 (3.95%) WebDriver
11 13 (3.67%) AccuRev
11 13 (3.67%) CocoaPods
12 12 (3.39%) Maven
13 11 (3.11%) Gradle
14 10 (2.82%) JIRA Agile
14 10 (2.82%) Mockito
15 9 (2.54%) IntelliJ
15 9 (2.54%) JMeter
15 9 (2.54%) jMock
General
1 49 (13.84%) Finance
2 24 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 23 (6.50%) Manufacturing
3 23 (6.50%) Retail
4 11 (3.11%) Marketing
5 8 (2.26%) Military
6 7 (1.98%) Banking
7 5 (1.41%) Electronics
7 5 (1.41%) Games
8 3 (0.85%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.85%) Billing
8 3 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Avionics
9 1 (0.28%) Back Office
9 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 158 (44.63%) Developer
2 69 (19.49%) Analyst
3 52 (14.69%) C# Developer
4 39 (11.02%) Software Developer
5 36 (10.17%) Test Analyst
5 36 (10.17%) Tester
6 34 (9.60%) .NET Developer
6 34 (9.60%) C# .NET Developer
7 33 (9.32%) Senior Developer
8 25 (7.06%) Java Developer
9 22 (6.21%) Business Analyst
10 21 (5.93%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (5.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (5.93%) Software Tester
11 20 (5.65%) C# Software Developer
12 18 (5.08%) iOS Developer
12 18 (5.08%) QA Engineer
12 18 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
13 17 (4.80%) .NET Software Developer
13 17 (4.80%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (30.79%) .NET
2 64 (18.08%) jQuery
3 62 (17.51%) ASP.NET
4 61 (17.23%) HTML
5 55 (15.54%) CSS
6 51 (14.41%) .NET Framework
7 44 (12.43%) AngularJS
7 44 (12.43%) Web Services
8 33 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (9.04%) ASP.NET Web API
10 29 (8.19%) HTML5
11 27 (7.63%) JSON
12 26 (7.34%) SOAP
13 24 (6.78%) Entity Framework
13 24 (6.78%) WCF
14 23 (6.50%) WPF
15 22 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 22 (6.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 21 (5.93%) Spring
17 20 (5.65%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.69%) Computer Science
2 39 (11.02%) Mobile App
3 21 (5.93%) User Experience
4 11 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.82%) Apple TV
5 10 (2.82%) iPad
6 8 (2.26%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (1.69%) Life Science
7 6 (1.69%) Wiki
8 5 (1.41%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (1.41%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.13%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.13%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.85%) Clustering
10 3 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.85%) iSeries
10 3 (0.85%) Online Games
11 2 (0.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 54 (15.25%) Linux
2 49 (13.84%) Windows
3 29 (8.19%) Apple iOS
4 20 (5.65%) Android
5 18 (5.08%) CentOS
6 15 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (4.24%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.41%) Unix
9 3 (0.85%) Fedora
9 3 (0.85%) HPUX
9 3 (0.85%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.56%) AIX
10 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.56%) Solaris
11 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (19.77%) MVC
3 67 (18.93%) Scrum
4 56 (15.82%) TDD
5 45 (12.71%) Web Development
6 43 (12.15%) SDLC
7 42 (11.86%) Software Engineering
8 41 (11.58%) Test Scripting
9 39 (11.02%) OO
10 37 (10.45%) DevOps
11 35 (9.89%) Mentoring
11 35 (9.89%) Unit Testing
12 32 (9.04%) BDD
13 29 (8.19%) Automated Testing
13 29 (8.19%) Automation Testing
14 27 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (7.34%) Regression Testing
16 23 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (6.50%) Manual Testing
17 22 (6.21%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 113 (31.92%) SQL
2 93 (26.27%) JavaScript
3 89 (25.14%) Java
4 85 (24.01%) C#
5 53 (14.97%) PHP
6 42 (11.86%) C
7 38 (10.73%) Python
8 33 (9.32%) C++
9 22 (6.21%) Ruby
10 14 (3.95%) Apple Swift
11 13 (3.67%) TypeScript
12 12 (3.39%) Bash Shell
12 12 (3.39%) Perl
12 12 (3.39%) PHP 5
12 12 (3.39%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.26%) Embedded C
13 8 (2.26%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.98%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.41%) Groovy
16 4 (1.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 87 (24.58%) Degree
2 38 (10.73%) ISEB
3 24 (6.78%) ISTQB
4 19 (5.37%) Security Cleared
5 15 (4.24%) DV Cleared
6 10 (2.82%) HND
7 8 (2.26%) HNC
7 8 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.69%) CCNA
8 6 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.69%) MCP
8 6 (1.69%) MCSE
9 5 (1.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.56%) RHCE
10 2 (0.56%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (19.49%) QA
2 6 (1.69%) SLA
3 2 (0.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.56%) GCP
4 1 (0.28%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (7.06%) Docker
2 19 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.11%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.54%) Firmware
5 7 (1.98%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (1.69%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.56%) PowerHA
7 2 (0.56%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.28%) HDFS
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (3.67%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.82%) Puppet
4 4 (1.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.13%) HockeyApp
5 2 (0.56%) Ansible
5 2 (0.56%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.56%) Nagios
5 2 (0.56%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.56%) Packer
6 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 62 (17.51%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.73%) Oracle
3 23 (6.50%) VMware
4 20 (5.65%) Atlassian
5 16 (4.52%) Apple
6 14 (3.95%) HP
7 11 (3.11%) Cisco
8 10 (2.82%) Google
8 10 (2.82%) Red Hat
9 9 (2.54%) PayPal
10 8 (2.26%) Cadence
11 4 (1.13%) Canon
11 4 (1.13%) Cognizant
11 4 (1.13%) Facebook
11 4 (1.13%) IBM
11 4 (1.13%) NetApp
11 4 (1.13%) SAP
11 4 (1.13%) Wyse
12 3 (0.85%) Telerik
13 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
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