The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 102 155 192
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +37
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2698 2263 1895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.86% 2.06% 1.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.22% 11.61% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2356 1829 1502
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,650 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17731 19486 18408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.80% 17.76% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15368 16617 15186
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JIRA
Salary Trend

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

JIRA Salary Trend in the UK

JIRA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 within the UK.

JIRA Salary Histogram in the UK

JIRA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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
England +51 2603 £52,500 +10.52% 308
London +37 1316 £60,000 +9.09% 129
South East +32 402 £50,000 +11.11% 60
City of London +32 240 £60,000 +4.34% 35
North West +84 224 £42,500 +13.33% 31
East of England +35 189 £47,500 +18.75% 24
South West +44 166 £45,000 +5.88% 29
Manchester +52 145 £45,000 +12.50% 26
West Midlands +48 140 £35,500 +9.23% 15
Berkshire +28 107 £50,000 - 15
Yorkshire -19 89 £48,750 +21.87% 15
Gloucestershire +33 88 £47,500 -20.83% 11
Hampshire +28 83 £49,000 +3.15% 22
Surrey +3 61 £55,000 +10.00% 9
East Midlands +21 60 £36,000 -4.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +9 59 £47,500 +18.75% 6
West Yorkshire +22 55 £55,000 - 8
Cambridge +10 55 £47,500 +15.15% 3
Hertfordshire +25 53 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Scotland +20 52 £42,500 -2.55% 9
Reading +31 50 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Birmingham +15 49 £36,750 -18.33% 5
Warwickshire +30 48 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Nottinghamshire +27 47 £35,500 -5.33% 2
Cheshire +46 46 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Buckinghamshire +25 45 £50,000 +15.60% 4
Cheltenham +10 42 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Nottingham +21 41 £37,000 -1.33% 2
Norfolk +4 37 £45,000 +66.66% 2
Norwich +7 34 £45,000 +66.66% 2

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 with a requirement for JIRA.

1 3375 (64.70%) Agile Software Development
2 1679 (32.19%) SQL
3 1656 (31.75%) Java
4 1559 (29.89%) Scrum
5 1439 (27.59%) Finance
6 1418 (27.19%) Git (software)
7 1182 (22.66%) Confluence
8 1146 (21.97%) Jenkins
9 1122 (21.51%) Linux
10 1093 (20.95%) JavaScript
11 1046 (20.05%) QA
12 1009 (19.34%) HTML
13 989 (18.96%) TDD
14 913 (17.50%) C#
15 911 (17.47%) Selenium
16 910 (17.45%) CSS
17 906 (17.37%) .NET
18 817 (15.66%) Degree
19 791 (15.16%) SQL Server
20 787 (15.09%) Oracle
21 757 (14.51%) Continuous Integration
22 743 (14.24%) BDD
23 651 (12.48%) Python
23 651 (12.48%) SDLC
24 592 (11.35%) Windows
25 590 (11.31%) Microsoft
26 567 (10.87%) XML
27 564 (10.81%) Web Services
28 562 (10.77%) DevOps
29 552 (10.58%) Subversion

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills 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 1182 (22.66%) Confluence
2 374 (7.17%) Apache
3 311 (5.96%) Tomcat
4 207 (3.97%) IIS
5 159 (3.05%) CMS
6 148 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
7 142 (2.72%) JBoss
8 84 (1.61%) nginx
9 73 (1.40%) Mule
10 70 (1.34%) WebLogic
11 66 (1.27%) Mule ESB
12 59 (1.13%) SharePoint
12 59 (1.13%) WordPress
13 58 (1.11%) Apache Spark
14 54 (1.04%) WebSphere
15 52 (1.00%) Umbraco
16 47 (0.90%) Apache Solr
17 46 (0.88%) Drupal
18 33 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 31 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 265 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 148 (2.84%) MS Office
3 111 (2.13%) MS Project
4 44 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 32 (0.61%) HipChat
5 32 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.31%) Photoshop
7 13 (0.25%) Mingle
8 12 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.058%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.038%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.038%) Doxygen
10 2 (0.038%) Gliffy
11 1 (0.019%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.019%) CATIA
11 1 (0.019%) InCopy
11 1 (0.019%) InDesign
11 1 (0.019%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.019%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 81 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 58 (1.11%) Magento
3 31 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
4 22 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 20 (0.38%) Markit EDM
6 15 (0.29%) Shopify
7 14 (0.27%) Sonata
8 12 (0.23%) Salerio
9 10 (0.19%) ReMetrica
10 9 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
11 8 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
11 8 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
11 8 (0.15%) SAP CRM
12 6 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
13 4 (0.077%) Eloqua
13 4 (0.077%) SAP hybris
14 3 (0.058%) Dynamics GP
14 3 (0.058%) Oracle EBS
14 3 (0.058%) Oracle Retail
14 3 (0.058%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 447 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 284 (5.44%) GitHub
3 256 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 147 (2.82%) SaaS
5 108 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
6 74 (1.42%) Amazon S3
7 48 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
8 43 (0.82%) Office 365
9 41 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 40 (0.77%) Trello
11 39 (0.75%) Basecamp
12 33 (0.63%) Slack
13 23 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
13 23 (0.44%) PaaS
14 22 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
14 22 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
15 21 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
16 20 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
17 19 (0.36%) Google Apps
18 18 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 166 (3.18%) HTTP
2 124 (2.38%) Internet
3 96 (1.84%) Firewall
4 88 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 64 (1.23%) LDAP
6 62 (1.19%) DNS
7 53 (1.02%) HTTPS
8 41 (0.79%) SAN
9 37 (0.71%) SSH
10 35 (0.67%) VPN
11 29 (0.56%) FTP
12 26 (0.50%) SNMP
13 25 (0.48%) Kerberos
13 25 (0.48%) SSL
14 24 (0.46%) LAN
15 23 (0.44%) WAN
16 21 (0.40%) VLAN
17 20 (0.38%) Intranet
18 18 (0.35%) DHCP
18 18 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 791 (15.16%) SQL Server
2 473 (9.07%) MySQL
3 316 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 287 (5.50%) MongoDB
5 194 (3.72%) Big Data
5 194 (3.72%) Relational Database
6 154 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
7 148 (2.84%) Oracle Database
8 147 (2.82%) Hadoop
9 146 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
10 126 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 103 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 100 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 89 (1.71%) Redis
14 87 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
15 69 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
16 54 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 50 (0.96%) RDBMS
18 48 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
19 44 (0.84%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 1418 (27.19%) Git (software)
2 1146 (21.97%) Jenkins
3 911 (17.47%) Selenium
4 552 (10.58%) Subversion
5 452 (8.67%) Cucumber
6 425 (8.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 364 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 338 (6.48%) Maven
9 328 (6.29%) JUnit
10 320 (6.13%) TeamCity
11 279 (5.35%) WebDriver
12 266 (5.10%) Bitbucket
13 214 (4.10%) SoapUI
14 174 (3.34%) Gradle
15 162 (3.11%) NUnit
16 153 (2.93%) JMeter
17 152 (2.91%) Visual Studio
18 151 (2.89%) Ant
19 143 (2.74%) Hudson
20 125 (2.40%) HP UFT
General
1 1439 (27.59%) Finance
2 357 (6.84%) Banking
3 291 (5.58%) Retail
4 285 (5.46%) Marketing
5 208 (3.99%) Telecoms
6 136 (2.61%) Games
7 107 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 98 (1.88%) Publishing
9 97 (1.86%) Back Office
10 85 (1.63%) Electronics
11 84 (1.61%) Legal
12 77 (1.48%) Advertising
13 69 (1.32%) Investment Banking
14 44 (0.84%) Front Office
15 40 (0.77%) Financial Institution
16 23 (0.44%) Law
16 23 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (0.25%) Aerospace
18 11 (0.21%) Automotive
18 11 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1679 (32.19%) Developer
2 1076 (20.63%) Analyst
3 461 (8.84%) Java Developer
4 441 (8.45%) Senior Developer
5 409 (7.84%) Test Analyst
6 369 (7.07%) Tester
7 343 (6.58%) Business Analyst
8 339 (6.50%) .NET Developer
9 326 (6.25%) C# Developer
10 311 (5.96%) Project Manager
11 246 (4.72%) Test Engineer
12 243 (4.66%) DevOps Engineer
13 237 (4.54%) C# .NET Developer
14 180 (3.45%) Software Developer
15 160 (3.07%) Software Engineer
16 159 (3.05%) QA Engineer
17 151 (2.89%) QA Analyst
18 148 (2.84%) Automation Tester
19 144 (2.76%) QA Tester
20 140 (2.68%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1009 (19.34%) HTML
2 910 (17.45%) CSS
3 906 (17.37%) .NET
4 567 (10.87%) XML
5 564 (10.81%) Web Services
6 488 (9.36%) AngularJS
7 467 (8.95%) REST
8 456 (8.74%) jQuery
9 409 (7.84%) Spring
10 404 (7.75%) JSON
11 399 (7.65%) HTML5
12 379 (7.27%) SOAP
13 356 (6.83%) ASP.NET
14 282 (5.41%) Node.js
15 276 (5.29%) Ajax
16 249 (4.77%) CSS3
17 236 (4.52%) Hibernate
18 227 (4.35%) .NET Framework
19 218 (4.18%) RESTful
20 192 (3.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 421 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
2 394 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 310 (5.94%) Mobile App
4 249 (4.77%) User Experience
5 136 (2.61%) Fintech
6 118 (2.26%) Wiki
7 110 (2.11%) iPad
8 93 (1.78%) Equities
9 89 (1.71%) Derivative
10 85 (1.63%) Management Information System
11 84 (1.61%) Data Structures
12 83 (1.59%) Virtual Team
13 78 (1.50%) Visualisation
14 76 (1.46%) Algorithms
15 73 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
16 65 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 61 (1.17%) Data Integration
18 51 (0.98%) Artificial Intelligence
19 47 (0.90%) Mathematics
20 46 (0.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1122 (21.51%) Linux
2 592 (11.35%) Windows
3 410 (7.86%) Unix
4 271 (5.20%) Android
5 177 (3.39%) Apple iOS
6 158 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 157 (3.01%) Windows Server
8 119 (2.28%) Ubuntu
9 108 (2.07%) CentOS
10 67 (1.28%) Solaris
11 57 (1.09%) Mac OS X
12 56 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
13 39 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (0.50%) Debian
15 25 (0.48%) SUSE
16 22 (0.42%) Fedora
17 19 (0.36%) AIX
18 15 (0.29%) openSUSE
19 13 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
20 12 (0.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3375 (64.70%) Agile Software Development
2 1559 (29.89%) Scrum
3 989 (18.96%) TDD
4 757 (14.51%) Continuous Integration
5 743 (14.24%) BDD
6 651 (12.48%) SDLC
7 562 (10.77%) DevOps
8 534 (10.24%) Kanban
9 530 (10.16%) MVC
10 525 (10.07%) Software Engineering
11 513 (9.84%) Project Management
12 507 (9.72%) OO
13 503 (9.64%) E-Commerce
14 448 (8.59%) Test Automation
15 428 (8.21%) Waterfall
16 371 (7.11%) User Stories
17 369 (7.07%) Test Scripting
18 356 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
19 353 (6.77%) Software Testing
20 322 (6.17%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1679 (32.19%) SQL
2 1656 (31.75%) Java
3 1093 (20.95%) JavaScript
4 913 (17.50%) C#
5 651 (12.48%) Python
6 355 (6.81%) PHP
7 354 (6.79%) Ruby
8 330 (6.33%) Bash Shell
9 319 (6.12%) C++
10 306 (5.87%) Perl
11 220 (4.22%) T-SQL
12 193 (3.70%) PL/SQL
13 187 (3.59%) C
14 182 (3.49%) Scala
15 171 (3.28%) PowerShell
15 171 (3.28%) Shell Script
16 149 (2.86%) Groovy
17 60 (1.15%) VB.NET
18 50 (0.96%) Objective-C
19 48 (0.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 817 (15.66%) Degree
2 356 (6.83%) ISTQB
3 348 (6.67%) ISEB
4 170 (3.26%) Security Cleared
5 113 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 75 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 70 (1.34%) DV Cleared
8 61 (1.17%) SC Cleared
9 56 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
10 39 (0.75%) MCSE
11 32 (0.61%) RHCE
12 27 (0.52%) AWS Certification
13 26 (0.50%) PMP
14 19 (0.36%) PMI Certification
15 17 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 16 (0.31%) CCNA
16 16 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
16 16 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
17 13 (0.25%) Citrix Certification
18 12 (0.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1046 (20.05%) QA
2 64 (1.23%) SLA
3 33 (0.63%) SDET
4 30 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 21 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 14 (0.27%) WCAG
7 9 (0.17%) Section 508
8 8 (0.15%) SEPA
9 5 (0.096%) Solvency II
9 5 (0.096%) WAI
10 4 (0.077%) EMIR
10 4 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.077%) ISO20022
10 4 (0.077%) MiFID
11 3 (0.058%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.058%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.038%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.038%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.038%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.038%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 224 (4.29%) Docker
2 134 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (2.03%) Active Directory
4 51 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 40 (0.77%) Samba
6 37 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
7 31 (0.59%) NFS
8 22 (0.42%) XenApp
9 21 (0.40%) KVM
10 20 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 20 (0.38%) Varnish
11 19 (0.36%) HDFS
11 19 (0.36%) VirtualBox
12 17 (0.33%) Firmware
13 13 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
13 13 (0.25%) vSphere
14 12 (0.23%) VMware ESX
14 12 (0.23%) Xen
15 11 (0.21%) iptables
16 9 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 494 (9.47%) Puppet
2 291 (5.58%) Opscode Chef
3 191 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
4 189 (3.62%) Ansible
5 122 (2.34%) Nagios
6 91 (1.74%) Control-M
7 66 (1.27%) OpenView
8 41 (0.79%) ZABBIX
9 32 (0.61%) Salt
10 29 (0.56%) Kubernetes
11 27 (0.52%) logstash
12 26 (0.50%) Graphite
12 26 (0.50%) Rundeck
13 24 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
14 23 (0.44%) Mesos
14 23 (0.44%) SELinux
15 22 (0.42%) Terraform
16 20 (0.38%) Kibana
17 17 (0.33%) Capistrano
17 17 (0.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 787 (15.09%) Oracle
2 590 (11.31%) Microsoft
3 435 (8.34%) Atlassian
4 258 (4.95%) HP
5 246 (4.72%) Red Hat
6 172 (3.30%) Google
6 172 (3.30%) VMware
7 109 (2.09%) SAP
8 96 (1.84%) IBM
9 94 (1.80%) Adobe
10 89 (1.71%) hybris
11 81 (1.55%) Rally
12 68 (1.30%) Informatica
13 66 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
14 65 (1.25%) Cisco
14 65 (1.25%) Tableau
15 58 (1.11%) Splunk
16 48 (0.92%) New Relic
17 44 (0.84%) Apple
18 43 (0.82%) Sybase
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Share Options, Pension, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + ASAP
Posted: 2 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + pension, team activities, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40-50k
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits Inc: Bonus, Gym, Travel Loa
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Discretionary bonus & discounted gym
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35-45k plus bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, flexi hours
Posted: 2 days ago