The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 194 235 242
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +7
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 1649 1292 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.56% 1.21% 1.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.75% 7.56% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1299 1015 999
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
16911 17085 16406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.05% 16.03% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14296 13902 14129
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JIRA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 February 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 1591 £46,500 +3.33% 228
London +17 806 £55,000 +10.00% 113
South East -3 316 £45,000 - 38
City of London +8 164 £55,000 +10.00% 25
Yorkshire +78 112 £40,000 -5.88% 14
East of England +44 103 £45,000 +20.00% 14
North West +32 100 £38,000 -5.00% 7
South West +36 75 £42,500 -5.55% 15
Berkshire -4 66 £47,500 -20.83% 3
West Midlands +27 63 £32,500 -23.52% 8
Surrey +5 61 £46,750 +6.25% 9
Manchester +35 55 £38,000 -15.55% 5
Hampshire +6 55 £41,000 -3.52% 12
South Yorkshire +39 51 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Sheffield +23 42 £41,000 -8.88% 6
Bristol +8 38 £37,500 -16.66% 9
Cheshire +19 37 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Hertfordshire +19 35 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Oxfordshire +16 34 £35,000 -17.64% 7
Cambridgeshire +16 33 £43,000 +14.66% 5
West Yorkshire +10 33 £40,750 -4.11% 2
Leeds +15 31 £41,000 -3.52% 2
Reading +33 30 £50,000 +25.00%
Cambridge +18 28 £38,500 +2.66% 5
East Sussex -8 26 £55,000 +61.76% 1
York +43 25 £30,000 -25.00%
North Yorkshire +34 25 £30,000 -11.76% 4
West Sussex -7 25 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Bedfordshire +9 24 £50,000 +33.33% 6
Buckinghamshire -3 24 £45,000 +28.57% 2

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA.

1 2258 (63.28%) Agile Software Development
2 1240 (34.75%) Java
3 1136 (31.84%) SQL
4 978 (27.41%) Scrum
5 968 (27.13%) JavaScript
6 917 (25.70%) Git (software)
7 870 (24.38%) HTML
8 800 (22.42%) QA
9 773 (21.66%) TDD
10 772 (21.64%) Finance
11 708 (19.84%) CSS
12 701 (19.65%) Linux
13 695 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
14 658 (18.44%) Selenium
15 600 (16.82%) Subversion
16 598 (16.76%) Jenkins
17 585 (16.40%) .NET
18 576 (16.14%) SQL Server
19 567 (15.89%) Degree
20 565 (15.84%) XML
21 562 (15.75%) C#
22 538 (15.08%) Confluence
23 536 (15.02%) jQuery
24 529 (14.83%) MySQL
25 513 (14.38%) Windows
26 512 (14.35%) MVC
27 501 (14.04%) E-Commerce
28 497 (13.93%) Oracle
29 491 (13.76%) Web Services
30 470 (13.17%) BDD

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 538 (15.08%) Confluence
2 251 (7.03%) Tomcat
3 231 (6.47%) Apache
4 181 (5.07%) CMS
5 167 (4.68%) WebLogic
6 144 (4.04%) IIS
7 118 (3.31%) JBoss
8 112 (3.14%) SharePoint
9 79 (2.21%) WebSphere
10 76 (2.13%) Node.js
11 54 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 52 (1.46%) Apache Solr
13 48 (1.35%) nginx
14 46 (1.29%) WordPress
15 38 (1.07%) MQSeries
16 31 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
16 31 (0.87%) Drupal
17 30 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
18 24 (0.67%) MediaWiki
18 24 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 310 (8.69%) MS Excel
2 129 (3.62%) MS Office
3 109 (3.05%) MS Project
4 50 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 31 (0.87%) Photoshop
6 25 (0.70%) Mingle
7 17 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
7 17 (0.48%) InfoPath
8 15 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 11 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
11 8 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
12 6 (0.17%) HipChat
13 3 (0.084%) Fireworks
13 3 (0.084%) Maya
14 1 (0.028%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.028%) FrameMaker
14 1 (0.028%) RoboHelp
14 1 (0.028%) Houdini
14 1 (0.028%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 44 (1.23%) Dynamics GP
2 39 (1.09%) Google Analytics
3 33 (0.92%) Magento
4 27 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (0.48%) Sophis RISQUE
6 6 (0.17%) Summit
7 5 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.084%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.084%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.084%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.084%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.084%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.056%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.056%) Fredhopper
10 2 (0.056%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.056%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.056%) RMDS
10 2 (0.056%) Endur
10 2 (0.056%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 122 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (3.05%) SaaS
3 95 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 67 (1.88%) GitHub
5 37 (1.04%) Basecamp
6 20 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (0.56%) PaaS
7 18 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 15 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (0.34%) OpenShift
10 9 (0.25%) Office 365
11 8 (0.22%) Route 53
12 7 (0.20%) Trello
13 6 (0.17%) IaaS
14 5 (0.14%) LucidChart
15 2 (0.056%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.056%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.056%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 133 (3.73%) Internet
2 121 (3.39%) HTTP
3 78 (2.19%) Firewall
4 75 (2.10%) FTP
5 64 (1.79%) SAN
6 50 (1.40%) TCP/IP
7 45 (1.26%) LDAP
7 45 (1.26%) DNS
8 37 (1.04%) LAN
8 37 (1.04%) WAN
8 37 (1.04%) SSH
9 29 (0.81%) SSL
10 25 (0.70%) VPN
11 24 (0.67%) BGP
12 23 (0.64%) Network Security
13 22 (0.62%) NAS
13 22 (0.62%) OSPF
14 20 (0.56%) EIGRP
15 19 (0.53%) PuTTY
16 17 (0.48%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 576 (16.14%) SQL Server
2 529 (14.83%) MySQL
3 143 (4.01%) Relational Database
4 138 (3.87%) MongoDB
5 137 (3.84%) NoSQL
6 133 (3.73%) Oracle Database
7 99 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
8 91 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 72 (2.02%) Big Data
10 69 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 65 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 62 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
13 61 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
14 54 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
15 51 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
16 50 (1.40%) Redis
17 48 (1.35%) RDBMS
18 42 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
19 40 (1.12%) RavenDB
20 33 (0.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 917 (25.70%) Git (software)
2 658 (18.44%) Selenium
3 600 (16.82%) Subversion
4 598 (16.76%) Jenkins
5 335 (9.39%) JUnit
6 327 (9.16%) Maven
7 309 (8.66%) TeamCity
8 302 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 302 (8.46%) Cucumber
9 274 (7.68%) Ant
10 249 (6.98%) WebDriver
11 199 (5.58%) Bugzilla
12 175 (4.90%) Hudson
13 172 (4.82%) Visual Studio
14 165 (4.62%) JMeter
15 164 (4.60%) Eclipse
16 137 (3.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 127 (3.56%) NUnit
18 126 (3.53%) QuickTest Pro
19 87 (2.44%) SoapUI
General
1 772 (21.64%) Finance
2 256 (7.17%) Retail
3 224 (6.28%) Banking
4 174 (4.88%) Marketing
5 139 (3.90%) Games
6 122 (3.42%) Telecoms
7 82 (2.30%) Publishing
8 66 (1.85%) Back Office
9 56 (1.57%) Investment Banking
10 55 (1.54%) Advertising
11 41 (1.15%) Front Office
12 33 (0.92%) Billing
13 27 (0.76%) Legal
14 25 (0.70%) Automotive
15 18 (0.50%) Electronics
15 18 (0.50%) Retail Banking
16 17 (0.48%) Online Betting
17 16 (0.45%) Financial Institution
18 11 (0.31%) Aerospace
19 10 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1115 (31.25%) Developer
2 570 (15.98%) Analyst
3 292 (8.18%) Java Developer
4 289 (8.10%) Senior Developer
5 288 (8.07%) Test Analyst
6 253 (7.09%) Tester
7 234 (6.56%) Project Manager
8 197 (5.52%) Software Engineer
9 183 (5.13%) .NET Developer
10 176 (4.93%) Business Analyst
11 145 (4.06%) Test Engineer
12 121 (3.39%) QA Engineer
13 118 (3.31%) PHP Developer
14 116 (3.25%) Web Developer
15 110 (3.08%) Test Manager
16 104 (2.91%) C# Developer
17 103 (2.89%) Software Developer
18 96 (2.69%) Junior
19 90 (2.52%) Architect
20 86 (2.41%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 870 (24.38%) HTML
2 708 (19.84%) CSS
3 585 (16.40%) .NET
4 565 (15.84%) XML
5 536 (15.02%) jQuery
6 491 (13.76%) Web Services
7 342 (9.59%) Spring
8 329 (9.22%) ASP.NET
9 314 (8.80%) HTML5
10 257 (7.20%) J2EE
11 254 (7.12%) Ajax
12 231 (6.47%) JSON
13 218 (6.11%) CSS3
14 217 (6.08%) AngularJS
15 216 (6.05%) RESTful
16 192 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC
17 191 (5.35%) SOAP
17 191 (5.35%) REST
18 176 (4.93%) .NET Framework
19 161 (4.51%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 361 (10.12%) Computer Science
2 266 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 260 (7.29%) User Experience
4 247 (6.92%) Open Source
5 205 (5.75%) Mobile App
6 98 (2.75%) Management Information System
7 78 (2.19%) Social Media
8 77 (2.16%) Mathematics
9 74 (2.07%) iPad
10 69 (1.93%) Client/Server
11 60 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
12 58 (1.63%) Wiki
13 50 (1.40%) N-Tier
14 42 (1.18%) Clustering
15 32 (0.90%) Statistics
15 32 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
15 32 (0.90%) Data Integration
16 31 (0.87%) iPhone
16 31 (0.87%) Digital Media
17 29 (0.81%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 701 (19.65%) Linux
2 513 (14.38%) Windows
3 293 (8.21%) UNIX
4 243 (6.81%) Android
5 222 (6.22%) Apple iOS
6 83 (2.33%) CentOS
7 73 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 59 (1.65%) Ubuntu
9 34 (0.95%) Windows 8
10 33 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 29 (0.81%) Debian
12 20 (0.56%) Windows 7
12 20 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (0.50%) Mac OS
14 17 (0.48%) Mac OS X
15 16 (0.45%) Windows Phone
16 12 (0.34%) Solaris
16 12 (0.34%) AIX
17 10 (0.28%) Windows NT
17 10 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2258 (63.28%) Agile Software Development
2 978 (27.41%) Scrum
3 773 (21.66%) TDD
4 695 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
5 512 (14.35%) MVC
6 501 (14.04%) E-Commerce
7 470 (13.17%) BDD
8 433 (12.14%) Project Management
9 414 (11.60%) Software Engineering
10 355 (9.95%) OO
11 339 (9.50%) Test Automation
12 315 (8.83%) Test Scripting
13 296 (8.30%) Mentoring
14 277 (7.76%) Automated Testing
15 256 (7.17%) Unit Testing
16 247 (6.92%) DevOps
17 241 (6.75%) User Acceptance Testing
18 218 (6.11%) SOA
19 217 (6.08%) Software Testing
20 210 (5.89%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1240 (34.75%) Java
2 1136 (31.84%) SQL
3 968 (27.13%) JavaScript
4 562 (15.75%) C#
5 395 (11.07%) PHP
6 284 (7.96%) Python
7 272 (7.62%) Ruby
8 201 (5.63%) Bash Shell
9 162 (4.54%) C++
10 151 (4.23%) Perl
11 113 (3.17%) C
12 101 (2.83%) PL/SQL
13 95 (2.66%) Shell Script
14 87 (2.44%) VB.NET
15 77 (2.16%) Objective-C
15 77 (2.16%) PowerShell
16 76 (2.13%) Groovy
17 74 (2.07%) T-SQL
18 49 (1.37%) Scala
19 47 (1.32%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 567 (15.89%) Degree
2 242 (6.78%) ISEB
3 177 (4.96%) ISTQB
4 125 (3.50%) Security Cleared
5 95 (2.66%) SC Cleared
6 60 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 32 (0.90%) VCP4
8 31 (0.87%) PMI Certification
9 19 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (0.48%) HND
10 17 (0.48%) PMP
11 16 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (0.36%) CISSP
13 12 (0.34%) CCNP
14 11 (0.31%) CCNA
15 10 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.28%) ISEB Practitioner
15 10 (0.28%) DV Cleared
16 9 (0.25%) IIBA
17 7 (0.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 800 (22.42%) QA
2 61 (1.71%) SLA
3 17 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (0.45%) MiFID
4 16 (0.45%) EMIR
5 15 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
7 10 (0.28%) Basel III
8 6 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.11%) JTAG
10 3 (0.084%) SNOMED CT
10 3 (0.084%) WAI
11 2 (0.056%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.056%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.028%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.028%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.028%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 104 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (2.61%) Active Directory
3 24 (0.67%) Postfix
4 22 (0.62%) vSphere
5 19 (0.53%) Samba
6 18 (0.50%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.50%) XenServer
7 16 (0.45%) Docker
8 12 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 9 (0.25%) Xen
10 8 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (0.20%) Firmware
11 7 (0.20%) VirtualBox
12 6 (0.17%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.17%) Varnish
13 4 (0.11%) Cygwin
13 4 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.056%) vCloud
14 2 (0.056%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 229 (6.42%) HP Quality Center
2 181 (5.07%) Puppet
3 146 (4.09%) Opscode Chef
4 115 (3.22%) Nagios
5 49 (1.37%) OpenView
6 44 (1.23%) SCOM
7 43 (1.21%) ZABBIX
8 42 (1.18%) Vagrant
9 41 (1.15%) logstash
10 38 (1.07%) Salt
11 31 (0.87%) HAProxy
12 29 (0.81%) Ansible
13 17 (0.48%) Tivoli
14 16 (0.45%) Graphite
15 13 (0.36%) Cacti
16 10 (0.28%) StatsD
17 9 (0.25%) Control-M
18 8 (0.22%) Opsview
19 7 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
19 7 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 497 (13.93%) Oracle
2 447 (12.53%) Microsoft
3 207 (5.80%) HP
4 153 (4.29%) VMware
5 143 (4.01%) Atlassian
6 98 (2.75%) hybris
6 98 (2.75%) Zend
7 90 (2.52%) Endeca
8 73 (2.05%) Red Hat
9 67 (1.88%) Perforce
10 65 (1.82%) Google
11 61 (1.71%) Adobe
12 57 (1.60%) Sybase
13 53 (1.49%) IBM
13 53 (1.49%) Remedy
14 43 (1.21%) TIBCO
15 41 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
16 40 (1.12%) RedPrairie
17 35 (0.98%) Sitecore
18 34 (0.95%) Talend
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
PCR
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + stock equity
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Up to £85k + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000 - 45,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago