Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 37 36
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 3 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 1.20% 2.64% 2.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.56% 16.22% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 8
Preston median annual salary £24,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £31,250 £26,100
90th Percentile £28,650 £46,250 £40,000
Lancashire median annual salary £29,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -17.14% - -

JIRA is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 54 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 21.69% 16.30% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 30
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £33,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -10.00% +10.29%
10th Percentile £29,875 £27,875 £26,475
90th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £45,625
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Preston.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Preston

JIRA
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Preston region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (66.67%) Traceability Matrix
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) UAT Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) UAT Lead
1 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Lead
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Traceability Matrix
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft