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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 121 189 225
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +36
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2518 1954 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.59% 1.77% 1.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.39% 10.55% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2180 1575 1357
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%

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
17502 18515 19375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 16.73% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15188 15536 16408
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 June 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 June 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 +61 2399 £50,000 - 321
London +44 1296 £57,500 +4.54% 157
South East +10 357 £45,000 - 56
City of London +28 227 £57,500 +9.52% 38
Yorkshire +88 163 £37,500 -6.25% 20
East of England +74 161 £58,000 +28.88% 11
North West +89 150 £44,250 +18.00% 25
South West +41 129 £42,500 -5.55% 20
Hampshire +12 110 £42,500 -5.55% 12
West Midlands +22 105 £35,000 -17.64% 16
Manchester +63 104 £46,329 +37.27% 18
West Yorkshire +61 89 £40,000 -13.51% 14
Leeds +71 83 £40,000 -15.78% 11
Berkshire +25 82 £50,000 -4.76% 12
Scotland +52 79 £42,500 +11.84% 8
Oxfordshire +19 67 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Hertfordshire +52 56 £65,000 +44.44% 3
Gloucestershire +34 54 £50,000 - 7
Reading +26 44 £46,250 -2.63% 7
Cambridgeshire -6 42 £57,000 +34.11% 4
North Yorkshire +54 40 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Cambridge -4 40 £58,000 +36.47% 3
Surrey -25 39 £40,000 -15.78% 5
Warwickshire +28 36 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Glasgow +9 35 £35,000 -17.64% 7
Edinburgh +33 34 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Devon +13 33 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East Midlands +2 32 £42,091 +20.26% 12
Bedfordshire +29 31 £62,750 +14.09% 2
York +34 30 £35,000 +20.68% 3

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 3275 (65.01%) Agile Software Development
2 1735 (34.44%) Java
3 1673 (33.21%) SQL
4 1583 (31.42%) Scrum
5 1386 (27.51%) Finance
6 1354 (26.88%) Git (software)
7 1117 (22.17%) Jenkins
8 1115 (22.13%) Linux
9 1086 (21.56%) Confluence
10 1052 (20.88%) JavaScript
11 1036 (20.56%) TDD
12 1017 (20.19%) QA
13 934 (18.54%) HTML
14 897 (17.80%) Selenium
15 877 (17.41%) Degree
16 867 (17.21%) Oracle
17 849 (16.85%) CSS
18 833 (16.53%) C#
19 829 (16.45%) .NET
20 774 (15.36%) Continuous Integration
21 769 (15.26%) SQL Server
22 751 (14.91%) BDD
23 685 (13.60%) SDLC
24 635 (12.60%) Windows
25 626 (12.43%) XML
26 574 (11.39%) Microsoft
27 568 (11.27%) Project Management
28 564 (11.19%) E-Commerce
29 562 (11.16%) Python
30 557 (11.06%) 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 1086 (21.56%) Confluence
2 317 (6.29%) Apache
3 295 (5.86%) Tomcat
4 163 (3.24%) IIS
5 152 (3.02%) JBoss
6 151 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
7 136 (2.70%) CMS
8 80 (1.59%) SharePoint
9 74 (1.47%) Mule
10 64 (1.27%) nginx
11 63 (1.25%) OpenStack
12 59 (1.17%) Mule ESB
13 58 (1.15%) WebLogic
14 56 (1.11%) Apache Spark
14 56 (1.11%) WebSphere
15 49 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 49 (0.97%) WordPress
16 46 (0.91%) Drupal
17 36 (0.71%) NServiceBus
18 33 (0.66%) Jetty
Applications
1 320 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 153 (3.04%) MS Office
3 129 (2.56%) MS Project
4 69 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 61 (1.21%) MS Visio
6 43 (0.85%) HipChat
7 29 (0.58%) Mingle
8 23 (0.46%) Photoshop
9 11 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.099%) 3ds Max
11 4 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.060%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.040%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.040%) InDesign
14 1 (0.020%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.020%) Gliffy
14 1 (0.020%) InCopy
Business Applications
1 74 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 61 (1.21%) Magento
3 24 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 18 (0.36%) Salerio
5 16 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 16 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
6 15 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 13 (0.26%) Markit EDM
7 13 (0.26%) Sonata
8 10 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
8 10 (0.20%) ReMetrica
9 9 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
9 9 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
10 8 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
10 8 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
11 6 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
11 6 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
11 6 (0.12%) SunGard APT
12 5 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
13 4 (0.079%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 403 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 255 (5.06%) GitHub
3 209 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 167 (3.31%) SaaS
5 88 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
6 49 (0.97%) Trello
7 47 (0.93%) Amazon S3
8 46 (0.91%) PaaS
9 34 (0.67%) IaaS
10 33 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
11 31 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
12 27 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
13 26 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 26 (0.52%) Office 365
14 25 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 25 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
15 23 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 22 (0.44%) CloudFront
17 21 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
18 18 (0.36%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 141 (2.80%) HTTP
2 128 (2.54%) Internet
3 92 (1.83%) Firewall
4 73 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 72 (1.43%) DNS
6 69 (1.37%) SAN
7 66 (1.31%) VPN
8 50 (0.99%) LAN
9 49 (0.97%) WAN
10 45 (0.89%) LDAP
11 39 (0.77%) SSH
12 38 (0.75%) VoIP
13 29 (0.58%) FTP
14 28 (0.56%) DHCP
15 27 (0.54%) VLAN
16 22 (0.44%) NAS
16 22 (0.44%) Skype
17 20 (0.40%) SNMP
18 18 (0.36%) SMTP
19 16 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 769 (15.26%) SQL Server
2 477 (9.47%) MySQL
3 275 (5.46%) MongoDB
4 260 (5.16%) NoSQL
5 202 (4.01%) Big Data
6 191 (3.79%) Relational Database
7 176 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
8 144 (2.86%) Oracle Database
9 125 (2.48%) Hadoop
10 108 (2.14%) Redis
11 94 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
12 89 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 79 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
14 77 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 76 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
16 74 (1.47%) RDBMS
17 68 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
18 53 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 39 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
20 36 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1354 (26.88%) Git (software)
2 1117 (22.17%) Jenkins
3 897 (17.80%) Selenium
4 557 (11.06%) Subversion
5 447 (8.87%) Cucumber
6 368 (7.30%) Maven
7 329 (6.53%) JUnit
8 325 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 315 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 301 (5.97%) WebDriver
11 284 (5.64%) TeamCity
12 239 (4.74%) Bitbucket
13 190 (3.77%) Eclipse
14 172 (3.41%) Visual Studio
15 171 (3.39%) SoapUI
16 168 (3.33%) Hudson
17 163 (3.24%) JMeter
18 162 (3.22%) Ant
19 156 (3.10%) NUnit
20 148 (2.94%) Gradle
General
1 1386 (27.51%) Finance
2 363 (7.21%) Banking
3 316 (6.27%) Retail
4 281 (5.58%) Marketing
5 204 (4.05%) Telecoms
6 168 (3.33%) Games
7 95 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 91 (1.81%) Publishing
9 86 (1.71%) Electronics
10 81 (1.61%) Investment Banking
11 73 (1.45%) Advertising
12 68 (1.35%) Front Office
13 64 (1.27%) Back Office
14 60 (1.19%) Legal
15 52 (1.03%) Financial Institution
16 42 (0.83%) Law
17 26 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (0.32%) Automotive
18 16 (0.32%) Billing
19 12 (0.24%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1609 (31.94%) Developer
2 1131 (22.45%) Analyst
3 507 (10.06%) Java Developer
4 434 (8.61%) Test Analyst
5 386 (7.66%) Senior Developer
6 372 (7.38%) Business Analyst
7 331 (6.57%) Tester
8 301 (5.97%) Project Manager
9 241 (4.78%) Test Engineer
10 235 (4.66%) C# Developer
11 223 (4.43%) .NET Developer
12 203 (4.03%) DevOps Engineer
13 185 (3.67%) Software Developer
14 183 (3.63%) QA Engineer
15 162 (3.22%) Software Engineer
16 154 (3.06%) Senior Java Developer
17 150 (2.98%) C# .NET Developer
18 148 (2.94%) Java Engineer
19 136 (2.70%) QA Analyst
20 133 (2.64%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 934 (18.54%) HTML
2 849 (16.85%) CSS
3 829 (16.45%) .NET
4 626 (12.43%) XML
5 552 (10.96%) Web Services
6 493 (9.79%) jQuery
7 451 (8.95%) AngularJS
8 445 (8.83%) REST
9 431 (8.55%) Spring
10 414 (8.22%) JSON
11 407 (8.08%) SOAP
12 383 (7.60%) HTML5
13 306 (6.07%) ASP.NET
14 257 (5.10%) Ajax
15 244 (4.84%) RESTful
16 235 (4.66%) Node.js
17 234 (4.64%) .NET Framework
18 232 (4.61%) Hibernate
19 230 (4.57%) CSS3
20 175 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 443 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 387 (7.68%) Computer Science
3 308 (6.11%) User Experience
4 267 (5.30%) Mobile App
5 126 (2.50%) Fintech
6 116 (2.30%) iPad
7 112 (2.22%) Management Information System
8 107 (2.12%) Virtual Team
9 91 (1.81%) Wiki
10 90 (1.79%) Equities
11 87 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 86 (1.71%) Derivative
13 68 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
13 68 (1.35%) Visualisation
14 67 (1.33%) Mathematics
15 64 (1.27%) Data Centre
16 56 (1.11%) Algorithms
17 52 (1.03%) Data Structures
18 49 (0.97%) Hedge funds
19 46 (0.91%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1115 (22.13%) Linux
2 635 (12.60%) Windows
3 463 (9.19%) Unix
4 246 (4.88%) Android
5 200 (3.97%) Apple iOS
6 178 (3.53%) Windows Server
7 156 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 101 (2.00%) Ubuntu
9 76 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 74 (1.47%) CentOS
11 49 (0.97%) Solaris
12 46 (0.91%) Mac OS X
13 39 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
14 37 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (0.40%) openSUSE
16 19 (0.38%) Debian
17 18 (0.36%) Windows NT
18 17 (0.34%) AIX
19 9 (0.18%) Fedora
19 9 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3275 (65.01%) Agile Software Development
2 1583 (31.42%) Scrum
3 1036 (20.56%) TDD
4 774 (15.36%) Continuous Integration
5 751 (14.91%) BDD
6 685 (13.60%) SDLC
7 568 (11.27%) Project Management
8 564 (11.19%) E-Commerce
9 523 (10.38%) OO
10 520 (10.32%) DevOps
11 500 (9.92%) Software Engineering
12 454 (9.01%) MVC
13 440 (8.73%) Test Automation
14 431 (8.55%) Kanban
15 398 (7.90%) User Stories
16 383 (7.60%) User Acceptance Testing
17 378 (7.50%) Waterfall
18 361 (7.17%) Automated Testing
19 355 (7.05%) Test Scripting
20 316 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1735 (34.44%) Java
2 1673 (33.21%) SQL
3 1052 (20.88%) JavaScript
4 833 (16.53%) C#
5 562 (11.16%) Python
6 376 (7.46%) PHP
7 338 (6.71%) Ruby
8 310 (6.15%) C++
9 277 (5.50%) Bash Shell
10 275 (5.46%) Perl
11 204 (4.05%) PL/SQL
12 175 (3.47%) PowerShell
13 174 (3.45%) C
14 168 (3.33%) T-SQL
15 154 (3.06%) Shell Script
16 137 (2.72%) Scala
17 107 (2.12%) Groovy
18 85 (1.69%) Objective-C
19 72 (1.43%) VB.NET
20 55 (1.09%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 877 (17.41%) Degree
2 356 (7.07%) ISEB
3 318 (6.31%) ISTQB
4 183 (3.63%) Security Cleared
5 105 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 91 (1.81%) SC Cleared
7 77 (1.53%) DV Cleared
7 77 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 58 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 42 (0.83%) PMI Certification
10 40 (0.79%) MCSE
11 26 (0.52%) PMP
12 24 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 23 (0.46%) RHCE
14 17 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 16 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
16 15 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (0.26%) CBAP
17 13 (0.26%) MCSD
17 13 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1017 (20.19%) QA
2 39 (0.77%) SLA
3 29 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 24 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.40%) SDET
6 13 (0.26%) SEPA
6 13 (0.26%) WCAG
7 7 (0.14%) ISO20022
7 7 (0.14%) MiFID
7 7 (0.14%) Section 508
8 5 (0.099%) HL7
9 4 (0.079%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.079%) ISO13485
9 4 (0.079%) MISRA
10 3 (0.060%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.060%) EMIR
10 3 (0.060%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.060%) WAI
11 2 (0.040%) AIFMD
System Software
1 165 (3.28%) Docker
2 138 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (2.06%) Active Directory
4 48 (0.95%) Varnish
5 40 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 36 (0.71%) XenApp
7 29 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
8 27 (0.54%) NFS
9 26 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 26 (0.52%) KVM
9 26 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
10 22 (0.44%) HDFS
11 21 (0.42%) vSphere
12 18 (0.36%) VirtualBox
13 15 (0.30%) Samba
14 13 (0.26%) Firmware
14 13 (0.26%) Xen
15 12 (0.24%) LXC
16 10 (0.20%) Squid
17 6 (0.12%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 426 (8.46%) Puppet
2 247 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
3 163 (3.24%) HP Quality Center
4 149 (2.96%) Nagios
5 129 (2.56%) Ansible
6 64 (1.27%) Control-M
7 54 (1.07%) OpenView
8 51 (1.01%) ZABBIX
9 42 (0.83%) Salt
10 30 (0.60%) logstash
11 28 (0.56%) Graphite
12 26 (0.52%) EdgeSight
12 26 (0.52%) SCOM
12 26 (0.52%) SCOrch
13 21 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
14 20 (0.40%) ServiceCenter
15 18 (0.36%) Kubernetes
16 16 (0.32%) Rundeck
17 14 (0.28%) HAProxy
17 14 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 867 (17.21%) Oracle
2 574 (11.39%) Microsoft
3 398 (7.90%) Atlassian
4 264 (5.24%) HP
5 184 (3.65%) Red Hat
6 181 (3.59%) VMware
7 168 (3.33%) Google
8 119 (2.36%) IBM
9 107 (2.12%) SAP
10 101 (2.00%) Adobe
10 101 (2.00%) hybris
11 82 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
12 77 (1.53%) Cisco
13 75 (1.49%) Splunk
14 68 (1.35%) Apple
15 67 (1.33%) Rally
16 66 (1.31%) Informatica
17 54 (1.07%) Citrix
18 47 (0.93%) ServiceNow
19 46 (0.91%) ATG
South West London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum +bonus+career
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £47,289 - £57,798
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Competitive package and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ruislip, Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ruislip, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
JM
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + generous benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago