The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 89 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 5 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.46% 1.28% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.05% 7.24% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 8
Median salary £47,500 £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £44,500 £38,000
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 Essex region.

Development Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
164 221 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.02% 17.74% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 125 168 127
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

JIRA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Essex

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Essex

JIRA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Colchester -4 2 £27,500 -12.69%
Basildon - 1 £47,500 -
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 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 Essex region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Selenium
4 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
5 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 5 (38.46%) JUnit
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) JMeter
6 4 (30.77%) Ruby
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) QA
6 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
6 4 (30.77%) Confluence
6 4 (30.77%) Gerrit
7 3 (23.08%) BDD
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5
7 3 (23.08%) Test Planning
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
7 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
7 3 (23.08%) JBoss
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 2 (15.38%) Perl
8 2 (15.38%) C#
8 2 (15.38%) C++
8 2 (15.38%) VB.NET

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (30.77%) Confluence
2 3 (23.08%) JBoss
3 2 (15.38%) Apache
3 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
2 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) JUnit
3 4 (30.77%) Gerrit
3 4 (30.77%) JMeter
3 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
4 3 (23.08%) HP UFT
5 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
5 2 (15.38%) Gatling
5 2 (15.38%) Gradle
5 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
6 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
6 1 (7.69%) git-flow
6 1 (7.69%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
6 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 2 (15.38%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) QA Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) Apache Wicket
4 2 (15.38%) COM+
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) CSS3
4 2 (15.38%) ELK Stack
4 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE
4 2 (15.38%) jBPM
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 2 (15.38%) Struts
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) WSDL
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) DataPower
1 2 (15.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) BDD
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Test Planning
3 2 (15.38%) API Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
3 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
3 2 (15.38%) OWASP
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) QA Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Use Case
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) Scala
5 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (15.38%) Kibana
1 2 (15.38%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
2 2 (15.38%) IBM