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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 24 41 55
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +14
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 29 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 8.22% 4.64% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.52% 36.96% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 3
Median salary £65,000 £66,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.88% +65.62%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
JIRA
Bedfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
84 46 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 23.80% 12.57% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 63 24 52
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

JIRA
Salary Trend in Luton

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Luton

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Luton

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

JIRA Salary Histogram in Luton

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

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

1 41 (97.62%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (52.38%) Scrum
3 21 (50.00%) Java
4 18 (42.86%) CRM
5 17 (40.48%) SAP
6 13 (30.95%) SQL
7 12 (28.57%) .NET
8 10 (23.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (23.81%) Retail
8 10 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (23.81%) Confluence
8 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
9 9 (21.43%) ISTQB
9 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 9 (21.43%) MS Office
10 8 (19.05%) Selenium
10 8 (19.05%) Atlassian
10 8 (19.05%) Puppet
10 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (19.05%) DevOps
11 7 (16.67%) Test Scripting
11 7 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
11 7 (16.67%) Release Management
11 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 7 (16.67%) Unix
11 7 (16.67%) HP
11 7 (16.67%) HP UFT
11 7 (16.67%) LoadRunner
11 7 (16.67%) Shell Script

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 10 (23.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Office
2 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Selenium
2 7 (16.67%) ClearQuest
2 7 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 7 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (14.29%) JMeter
3 6 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 6 (14.29%) Subversion
3 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.14%) Bugzilla
4 3 (7.14%) Testopia
5 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (23.81%) Retail
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Scrum Master
2 8 (19.05%) DevOps Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Environment Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) SAP Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Unix Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Scrum Master
5 4 (9.52%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.14%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
2 6 (14.29%) CSS
2 6 (14.29%) HTML
2 6 (14.29%) REST
2 6 (14.29%) SOAP
2 6 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) Middleware
3 2 (4.76%) Qt
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (11.90%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (52.38%) Scrum
3 18 (42.86%) CRM
4 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
5 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (19.05%) DevOps
6 7 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Release Management
6 7 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.90%) User Stories
9 4 (9.52%) Defect Management
9 4 (9.52%) Functional Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Agile Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 3 (7.14%) SDLC
10 3 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 6 (14.29%) ABAP
4 6 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) HP ASE
3 3 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (19.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) SAP
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.05%) Atlassian
4 7 (16.67%) HP
5 6 (14.29%) Adobe
5 6 (14.29%) Oracle
6 3 (7.14%) Rally
7 2 (4.76%) TIBCO