The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 6 13
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 4 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 5.63% 17.24% 11.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.57% 83.33% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Median salary £38,124 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.66% -34.78%  
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 Salford with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 14 6 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 19.72% 20.69% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 22
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £53,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

JIRA
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Salford

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 Salford region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Online Games
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 (50.00%) Confluence
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
1 2 (50.00%) Online Games
1 2 (50.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) BMC
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow