The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 50 82 93
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +11
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 28 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.47% 1.67% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.58% 13.95% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 12
Median salary £55,000 £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +21.87%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
JIRA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
124 129 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.35% 12.00% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 104 120 223
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

JIRA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

JIRA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +21 16 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Bedford +8 5 £45,000 +16.88% 1
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 70 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (45.83%) Scrum
3 31 (43.06%) Java
4 29 (40.28%) SQL
5 26 (36.11%) .NET
5 26 (36.11%) HP Quality Center
6 25 (34.72%) Waterfall
7 20 (27.78%) Test Scripting
8 19 (26.39%) CRM
9 18 (25.00%) SAP
9 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 17 (23.61%) HP UFT
11 16 (22.22%) HP
11 16 (22.22%) SDLC
12 15 (20.83%) LoadRunner
12 15 (20.83%) Shell Script
12 15 (20.83%) Unix
12 15 (20.83%) ClearQuest
12 15 (20.83%) Non-Functional Testing
13 14 (19.44%) Release Management
13 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET
14 13 (18.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (18.06%) Retail
14 13 (18.06%) Finance
14 13 (18.06%) Confluence
15 12 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
15 12 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (15.28%) C#
16 11 (15.28%) Atlassian

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 13 (18.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Office
2 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.17%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) MySQL
2 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) HP UFT
2 15 (20.83%) ClearQuest
2 15 (20.83%) LoadRunner
3 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 12 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (15.28%) Selenium
5 10 (13.89%) Visual Studio
6 9 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 9 (12.50%) Subversion
7 8 (11.11%) JMeter
7 8 (11.11%) SoapUI
8 3 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (4.17%) Bugzilla
8 3 (4.17%) GitLab
8 3 (4.17%) TeamCity
8 3 (4.17%) Testopia
9 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.39%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
1 13 (18.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Analyst
2 14 (19.44%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 14 (19.44%) Scrum Master
2 14 (19.44%) Test Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) Tester
4 10 (13.89%) Automation Tester
4 10 (13.89%) Developer
4 10 (13.89%) DevOps Manager
5 9 (12.50%) Environment Manager
6 7 (9.72%) Agile Test Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) Financial Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) SAP Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Service Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) Unix Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.11%) .NET
2 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET
3 9 (12.50%) REST
3 9 (12.50%) SOAP
3 9 (12.50%) Web Services
4 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (9.72%) CSS
5 7 (9.72%) HTML
6 3 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.17%) DOM
6 3 (4.17%) SAX
6 3 (4.17%) XML
6 3 (4.17%) XSD
7 2 (2.78%) Middleware
7 2 (2.78%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.94%) User Experience
5 3 (4.17%) iPad
5 3 (4.17%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.39%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.83%) Unix
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (45.83%) Scrum
3 25 (34.72%) Waterfall
4 20 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 19 (26.39%) CRM
6 16 (22.22%) SDLC
7 15 (20.83%) Non-Functional Testing
8 14 (19.44%) Release Management
9 12 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (15.28%) DevOps
10 11 (15.28%) User Stories
11 10 (13.89%) Agile Testing
11 10 (13.89%) BDD
11 10 (13.89%) Project Management
12 9 (12.50%) Test Strategy
12 9 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (11.11%) Functional Testing
13 8 (11.11%) MVC
13 8 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.06%) Java
2 29 (40.28%) SQL
3 15 (20.83%) Shell Script
4 11 (15.28%) C#
5 9 (12.50%) Ruby
6 7 (9.72%) ABAP
7 3 (4.17%) C
7 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) ISTQB
2 8 (11.11%) ISEB
3 7 (9.72%) Degree
3 7 (9.72%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 26 (36.11%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (15.28%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (15.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) SAP
2 16 (22.22%) HP
3 11 (15.28%) Atlassian
4 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.89%) Oracle
5 6 (8.33%) Adobe
6 4 (5.56%) Tableau
7 3 (4.17%) Rally
8 2 (2.78%) TIBCO
Luton, Bedfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Miller & Townsend Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum (Neg) + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago