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

Atlassian JIRA
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 30 39
Rank change year-on-year +11 +9  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 15 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 7.85% 0.65% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 55.56% 3.70% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% +50.00%  
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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 27 27 31
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 14.14% 17.42% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 12
Median salary £53,000 £26,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +103.84% -31.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

JIRA
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Northern Ireland

JIRA
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 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
County Antrim +11 15 £65,000 +44.44% 2
JIRA
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (92.00%) Java
3 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) Finance
3 16 (64.00%) QA
3 16 (64.00%) Test Automation
4 14 (56.00%) Cucumber
4 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (56.00%) SDLC
4 14 (56.00%) Derivative
5 13 (52.00%) ISTQB
5 13 (52.00%) Credit Derivative
5 13 (52.00%) ISEB
5 13 (52.00%) Defect Tracking
5 13 (52.00%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (52.00%) BDD
5 13 (52.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 13 (52.00%) Test Scripting
5 13 (52.00%) Manual Testing
6 12 (48.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (48.00%) Scrum
7 10 (40.00%) XML
8 9 (36.00%) Unix
8 9 (36.00%) JMS
8 9 (36.00%) MVC
8 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
8 9 (36.00%) FpML
8 9 (36.00%) Oracle
8 9 (36.00%) JDBC
8 9 (36.00%) Web Services

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 9 (36.00%) GemFire
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (36.00%) Maven
2 9 (36.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (16.00%) Selenium
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Front Office
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
1 9 (36.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (16.00%) QA Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) QA Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.00%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) XML
2 9 (36.00%) FpML
2 9 (36.00%) JDBC
2 9 (36.00%) JMS
2 9 (36.00%) JSON
2 9 (36.00%) RESTful
2 9 (36.00%) Spring
2 9 (36.00%) Spring MVC
2 9 (36.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (56.00%) Derivative
2 13 (52.00%) Credit Derivative
2 13 (52.00%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (36.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Test Automation
3 14 (56.00%) SDLC
4 13 (52.00%) BDD
4 13 (52.00%) Defect Tracking
4 13 (52.00%) Manual Testing
4 13 (52.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 13 (52.00%) Test Scripting
5 12 (48.00%) Scrum
5 12 (48.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (36.00%) Multithreading
6 9 (36.00%) MVC
7 3 (12.00%) ATDD
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) User Stories
8 1 (4.00%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) ISEB
1 13 (52.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (64.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
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