The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 68 55
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 12 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.29% 1.56% 3.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.43% 12.22% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 19
Median salary £25,000 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.87% -1.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £48,000
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 105 90 91
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 20.08% 12.78% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 86 88 89
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

JIRA
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Staffordshire

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Staffordshire

JIRA
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Tamworth - 6 - - 1
Stafford - 4 £25,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +10 1 - - 1
JIRA
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
2 11 (47.83%) Test Scripting
2 11 (47.83%) ISEB
2 11 (47.83%) Retail
2 11 (47.83%) ISTQB
3 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
3 9 (39.13%) User Stories
4 8 (34.78%) QA
4 8 (34.78%) Selenium
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) JMeter
6 6 (26.09%) Performance Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (17.39%) SDLC
8 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
9 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.04%) XML
9 3 (13.04%) Back Office
9 3 (13.04%) Finance
9 3 (13.04%) TestRail
9 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (13.04%) Defect Management
9 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
10 2 (8.70%) AccuRev
10 2 (8.70%) V-Model

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (8.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Profibus
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Selenium
2 6 (26.09%) JMeter
3 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.04%) TestRail
4 2 (8.70%) AccuRev
4 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (8.70%) Bugzilla
4 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
4 2 (8.70%) Subversion
5 1 (4.35%) FogBugz
5 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (47.83%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Back Office
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Test Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Tester
4 5 (21.74%) Software Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Software Test Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Software Tester
6 3 (13.04%) UAT Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) UAT Test Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
7 2 (8.70%) QA Tester
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Manual Tester
8 1 (4.35%) Project Leader
8 1 (4.35%) QA Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Test Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) Core Data
3 1 (4.35%) PhoneGap
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (4.35%) EPoS
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (4.35%) Online Gambling
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) VxWorks
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
2 11 (47.83%) Test Scripting
3 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
3 9 (39.13%) User Stories
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) Performance Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
7 4 (17.39%) SDLC
7 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
7 4 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (13.04%) Defect Management
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Change Control
9 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Release Management
9 2 (8.70%) Software License Management
9 2 (8.70%) Software Licensing
9 2 (8.70%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) C
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
3 2 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) ISEB
1 11 (47.83%) ISTQB
2 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) IEC 61508
2 2 (8.70%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
1 2 (8.70%) Coverity
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Xamarin
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health, rewards etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago