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

Atlassian JIRA
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 54 56
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 11 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.60% 2.44% 2.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.21% 17.20% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 13
Median salary £36,500 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.06% -1.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +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 39 93 104
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 9.22% 14.16% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 30 87 90
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 0 4 - - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +4 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Stafford - 2 £40,000 -
JIRA
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Regression Testing
3 10 (37.04%) Subversion
3 10 (37.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (33.33%) V-Model
4 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 9 (33.33%) Release Management
4 9 (33.33%) Atlassian
4 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Coverity
4 9 (33.33%) Confluence
4 9 (33.33%) Change Control
4 9 (33.33%) Profibus
4 9 (33.33%) SonarQube
4 9 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
4 9 (33.33%) Requirements Management
4 9 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (33.33%) Electronics
4 9 (33.33%) VxWorks
4 9 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 9 (33.33%) Simulink
4 9 (33.33%) C
4 9 (33.33%) Python
5 8 (29.63%) TDD
5 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
5 8 (29.63%) IEC 61508
6 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
6 7 (25.93%) SQL
7 6 (22.22%) User Stories

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 9 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (37.04%) Subversion
2 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 3 (11.11%) Bugzilla
4 2 (7.41%) JMeter
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium
4 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Continuum
5 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.70%) FogBugz
5 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (33.33%) Electronics
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Back Office
4 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Software Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Software Team Leader
2 5 (18.52%) Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Test Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.41%) QA Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Software Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Support
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate C# Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum Master
5 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.70%) EPoS
2 1 (3.70%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) VxWorks
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Regression Testing
3 9 (33.33%) Change Control
3 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 9 (33.33%) Release Management
3 9 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 9 (33.33%) V-Model
4 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
4 8 (29.63%) TDD
5 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
6 6 (22.22%) User Stories
7 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.11%) Automation Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 2 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
9 2 (7.41%) SDLC
9 2 (7.41%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) C
1 9 (33.33%) MATLAB
1 9 (33.33%) Python
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ISEB
1 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) IEC 61508
2 4 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 9 (33.33%) Coverity
2 1 (3.70%) VMware
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