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

Atlassian JIRA
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 95 190
Rank change year-on-year -5 +95  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 215 150 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.13% 2.71% 1.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.51% 14.20% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 161 122 56
Median salary £41,500 £44,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.21% +18.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £42,500
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 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 1482 1056 1233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 21.54% 19.06% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 930 1054
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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 June 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 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
Manchester -2 154 £42,500 -8.26% 31
Cheshire 0 52 £35,000 -6.66% 14
Merseyside -20 5 £37,500 -37.50% 5
Lancashire +4 4 £35,000 - 4
JIRA
England

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

1 257 (73.64%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (36.68%) Java
3 127 (36.39%) SQL
4 113 (32.38%) JavaScript
5 90 (25.79%) HTML
5 90 (25.79%) .NET
6 88 (25.21%) Git (software)
7 86 (24.64%) Test Automation
8 83 (23.78%) Scrum
9 81 (23.21%) QA
10 77 (22.06%) Confluence
11 76 (21.78%) CSS
12 73 (20.92%) jQuery
13 72 (20.63%) Degree
14 71 (20.34%) Linux
15 69 (19.77%) SQL Server
16 65 (18.62%) MVC
17 63 (18.05%) Finance
17 63 (18.05%) TDD
18 62 (17.77%) C#
19 60 (17.19%) Jenkins
20 58 (16.62%) Oracle
21 57 (16.33%) Web Development
22 55 (15.76%) OO
23 54 (15.47%) Selenium
24 52 (14.90%) Software Engineering
24 52 (14.90%) MySQL
25 51 (14.61%) DevOps
26 50 (14.33%) Python
27 49 (14.04%) Web Services

JIRA
Co-occurring 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 77 (22.06%) Confluence
2 20 (5.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (4.87%) Apache
3 17 (4.87%) CMS
4 14 (4.01%) Tomcat
5 13 (3.72%) OpenEdge
6 12 (3.44%) Apache Spark
7 10 (2.87%) JBoss
8 9 (2.58%) EPiServer
9 8 (2.29%) OpenStack
10 7 (2.01%) WebSphere
11 5 (1.43%) GlassFish
11 5 (1.43%) nginx
12 3 (0.86%) Apache Airflow
12 3 (0.86%) Drupal
12 3 (0.86%) SAS
12 3 (0.86%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.86%) WordPress
13 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.43%) Magento
3 3 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.86%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.29%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.58%) GitHub
4 4 (1.15%) IBM Blueworks
4 4 (1.15%) Trello
5 3 (0.86%) SaaS
6 2 (0.57%) Google Play
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.29%) Office 365
7 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.30%) HTTP
2 13 (3.72%) LDAP
3 6 (1.72%) LAN
3 6 (1.72%) VoIP
3 6 (1.72%) WAN
4 5 (1.43%) Internet
5 3 (0.86%) SSL
6 2 (0.57%) ATM
7 1 (0.29%) IMAP
7 1 (0.29%) SAN
7 1 (0.29%) SMS
7 1 (0.29%) SMTP
7 1 (0.29%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (19.77%) SQL Server
2 52 (14.90%) MySQL
3 26 (7.45%) MongoDB
4 17 (4.87%) NoSQL
5 15 (4.30%) Big Data
5 15 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.29%) DB2
8 8 (2.29%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.01%) CouchDB
10 6 (1.72%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (1.43%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.86%) Apache Accumulo
12 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.86%) Endeca
12 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 88 (25.21%) Git (software)
2 60 (17.19%) Jenkins
3 54 (15.47%) Selenium
4 49 (14.04%) Bitbucket
5 33 (9.46%) JUnit
6 30 (8.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 27 (7.74%) Subversion
8 25 (7.16%) Cucumber
9 19 (5.44%) WebDriver
10 18 (5.16%) Eclipse
11 17 (4.87%) Maven
11 17 (4.87%) SonarQube
12 15 (4.30%) Sonatype Nexus
13 13 (3.72%) ReSharper
14 12 (3.44%) AccuRev
14 12 (3.44%) EasyMock
14 12 (3.44%) Vagrant
15 11 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (2.87%) TeamCity
17 9 (2.58%) NUnit
General
1 63 (18.05%) Finance
2 28 (8.02%) Retail
3 27 (7.74%) Manufacturing
4 17 (4.87%) Banking
4 17 (4.87%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.58%) Electronics
5 16 (4.58%) Law
5 16 (4.58%) Marketing
6 12 (3.44%) Games
7 5 (1.43%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.86%) Back Office
8 3 (0.86%) Publishing
9 2 (0.57%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.57%) Legal
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 147 (42.12%) Developer
2 51 (14.61%) Analyst
3 42 (12.03%) Java Developer
4 40 (11.46%) Software Developer
5 30 (8.60%) Test Analyst
5 30 (8.60%) Tester
6 25 (7.16%) QA Engineer
7 22 (6.30%) Java Engineer
7 22 (6.30%) Software Engineer
8 21 (6.02%) Automation Engineer
9 19 (5.44%) Test Engineer
10 17 (4.87%) Senior Developer
11 16 (4.58%) QA Tester
12 15 (4.30%) C# Developer
12 15 (4.30%) Java Software Engineer
12 15 (4.30%) PHP Developer
13 13 (3.72%) .NET Developer
13 13 (3.72%) DevOps Engineer
14 12 (3.44%) Junior
15 11 (3.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (25.79%) .NET
1 90 (25.79%) HTML
2 76 (21.78%) CSS
3 73 (20.92%) jQuery
4 49 (14.04%) Web Services
5 46 (13.18%) SOAP
6 44 (12.61%) AngularJS
6 44 (12.61%) ASP.NET
7 40 (11.46%) Spring
8 37 (10.60%) XML
9 35 (10.03%) .NET Framework
10 32 (9.17%) HTML5
11 31 (8.88%) JSON
12 30 (8.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 27 (7.74%) REST
14 24 (6.88%) J2EE
15 23 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web API
16 21 (6.02%) Hibernate
17 20 (5.73%) CSS3
17 20 (5.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.75%) Computer Science
2 35 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.59%) Mobile App
4 21 (6.02%) User Experience
5 13 (3.72%) Wiki
6 11 (3.15%) N-Tier
7 9 (2.58%) iPad
7 9 (2.58%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (2.29%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (1.72%) Life Science
10 5 (1.43%) Cyber Attack
10 5 (1.43%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.15%) Web 2.0
12 3 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.86%) Online Games
13 2 (0.57%) Clustering
13 2 (0.57%) EPoS
13 2 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 71 (20.34%) Linux
2 46 (13.18%) Windows
3 27 (7.74%) Apple iOS
4 23 (6.59%) Android
5 18 (5.16%) Unix
6 14 (4.01%) CentOS
7 13 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.29%) Windows Server
9 7 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (73.64%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (24.64%) Test Automation
3 83 (23.78%) Scrum
4 65 (18.62%) MVC
5 63 (18.05%) TDD
6 57 (16.33%) Web Development
7 55 (15.76%) OO
8 52 (14.90%) Software Engineering
9 51 (14.61%) DevOps
10 49 (14.04%) Unit Testing
11 45 (12.89%) Test Scripting
12 44 (12.61%) BDD
13 41 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (11.75%) SDLC
14 33 (9.46%) Waterfall
15 30 (8.60%) Open Source
16 28 (8.02%) Mentoring
17 27 (7.74%) Kanban
18 24 (6.88%) E-Commerce
19 23 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 128 (36.68%) Java
2 127 (36.39%) SQL
3 113 (32.38%) JavaScript
4 62 (17.77%) C#
5 50 (14.33%) Python
6 42 (12.03%) PHP
7 38 (10.89%) C++
8 26 (7.45%) C
9 18 (5.16%) XPath
10 15 (4.30%) Ruby
11 13 (3.72%) VB.NET
12 12 (3.44%) TypeScript
13 11 (3.15%) PL/SQL
14 9 (2.58%) T-SQL
14 9 (2.58%) XQuery
15 6 (1.72%) Apple Swift
15 6 (1.72%) Embedded C
15 6 (1.72%) Perl
16 5 (1.43%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (20.63%) Degree
2 35 (10.03%) ISEB
3 22 (6.30%) ISTQB
4 19 (5.44%) Security Cleared
5 13 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.87%) HND
7 7 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.72%) CCNA
8 6 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.72%) HNC
8 6 (1.72%) MCP
8 6 (1.72%) MCSE
9 3 (0.86%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (23.21%) QA
2 6 (1.72%) SLA
3 4 (1.15%) MiFID
4 2 (0.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.57%) GCP
4 2 (0.57%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (5.73%) Docker
2 8 (2.29%) Firmware
3 7 (2.01%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.29%) HDFS
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (5.44%) Puppet
3 14 (4.01%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (2.29%) Ansible
5 6 (1.72%) Nagios
6 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.29%) Packer
6 1 (0.29%) SCOM
6 1 (0.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 58 (16.62%) Oracle
2 37 (10.60%) Microsoft
3 23 (6.59%) Atlassian
4 17 (4.87%) SAP
5 13 (3.72%) Red Hat
6 10 (2.87%) IBM
7 9 (2.58%) HP
8 8 (2.29%) Apple
8 8 (2.29%) CA Agile Central
9 6 (1.72%) Google
9 6 (1.72%) VMware
10 4 (1.15%) Cadence
10 4 (1.15%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.15%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.15%) Facebook
10 4 (1.15%) Pega
11 3 (0.86%) BMC
11 3 (0.86%) BroadVision
11 3 (0.86%) Remedy
11 3 (0.86%) Telerik
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary Package plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benfits, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 85k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary Package plus benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary Package plus benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
bet365
Salary: Competitive base salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary and bonus and company benefits
Posted: 18 days ago