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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
UK
Rank 110 143 209
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +66
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2245 2322 1649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.67% 2.30% 1.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.94% 12.81% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 1895 1299
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -

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
16107 18128 17054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.16% 17.96% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13600 15501 14422
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 £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 28 February 2017 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +36 2165 £50,000 - 398
London +8 1038 £57,500 +4.54% 175
South East +35 377 £45,000 - 79
South West +84 201 £42,500 -5.55% 30
East of England +25 177 £45,000 -2.70% 26
City of London +30 175 £62,500 +13.63% 47
Yorkshire +26 143 £45,000 +5.88% 25
North West -39 131 £37,500 - 38
Manchester -10 104 £38,500 +2.66% 20
Gloucestershire +20 96 £45,000 -10.00% 8
West Yorkshire +35 90 £45,000 -18.18% 18
Berkshire +41 85 £47,500 -5.00% 12
Hertfordshire +38 77 £45,000 -21.73% 9
Leeds +37 77 £45,000 - 13
Hampshire -6 70 £40,000 - 22
West Midlands +32 58 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Scotland +27 57 £55,000 +22.22% 11
Oxfordshire +15 51 £53,500 +22.28% 11
Surrey +38 45 £51,500 +28.75% 16
East Midlands +18 43 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Buckinghamshire +4 38 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Reading +30 37 £54,000 +8.00% 3
North Yorkshire -1 37 £43,000 +22.85% 3
West Sussex +29 35 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Wiltshire +49 32 £45,750 -2.13% 5
Essex +44 32 £57,500 +64.28% 2
Edinburgh +25 31 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Swindon +44 26 £46,500 -0.53% 3
Milton Keynes +13 26 £38,500 -23.00% 4
Kent +17 25 £37,500 -6.25% 1

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 3372 (68.77%) Agile Software Development
2 1443 (29.43%) SQL
3 1441 (29.39%) Java
4 1424 (29.04%) Scrum
5 1309 (26.70%) Finance
6 1266 (25.82%) Git (software)
7 1222 (24.92%) Confluence
8 985 (20.09%) Linux
9 976 (19.91%) JavaScript
10 945 (19.27%) TDD
11 925 (18.87%) Jenkins
12 906 (18.48%) Selenium
13 867 (17.68%) C#
14 855 (17.44%) QA
15 822 (16.77%) .NET
16 796 (16.23%) HTML
17 767 (15.64%) Python
18 750 (15.30%) SQL Server
19 708 (14.44%) DevOps
20 699 (14.26%) Degree
21 685 (13.97%) Continuous Integration
22 671 (13.69%) CSS
23 661 (13.48%) BDD
24 642 (13.09%) SDLC
25 614 (12.52%) Web Services
26 609 (12.42%) Microsoft
27 608 (12.40%) Amazon AWS
28 574 (11.71%) Subversion
29 556 (11.34%) Kanban
30 549 (11.20%) Windows

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 1222 (24.92%) Confluence
2 262 (5.34%) Apache
3 240 (4.89%) Tomcat
4 190 (3.88%) IIS
5 146 (2.98%) JBoss
6 143 (2.92%) CMS
6 143 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
7 88 (1.79%) SharePoint
8 72 (1.47%) WebSphere
9 64 (1.31%) nginx
10 60 (1.22%) Mule
11 56 (1.14%) Mule ESB
12 42 (0.86%) Apache Spark
13 41 (0.84%) WebLogic
14 38 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 37 (0.75%) WordPress
16 35 (0.71%) Apache Solr
17 29 (0.59%) OpenStack
18 24 (0.49%) Apache Pig
19 23 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 321 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 115 (2.35%) MS Office
3 108 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 103 (2.10%) MS Project
5 69 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 21 (0.43%) HipChat
7 19 (0.39%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.18%) Simulink
9 8 (0.16%) Mingle
10 5 (0.10%) CATIA
11 4 (0.082%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.082%) SOLIDWORKS
11 4 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.061%) Moqups
13 2 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.041%) Gliffy
13 2 (0.041%) InVision
13 2 (0.041%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.020%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 104 (2.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 35 (0.71%) Magento
3 33 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
4 17 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
5 12 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
6 11 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (0.22%) Sonata
7 8 (0.16%) Markit EDM
7 8 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
7 8 (0.16%) thinkFolio
8 7 (0.14%) SAP CRM
9 6 (0.12%) FastStats
10 5 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.10%) ENOVIA
10 5 (0.10%) Salerio
10 5 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 3 (0.061%) Adobe Campaign
11 3 (0.061%) Unit4 Business World
11 3 (0.061%) WebTrends
12 2 (0.041%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 608 (12.40%) Amazon AWS
2 358 (7.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 232 (4.73%) SaaS
4 173 (3.53%) GitHub
5 118 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
6 84 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
7 61 (1.24%) CloudBees
8 54 (1.10%) Amazon S3
9 50 (1.02%) Office 365
10 49 (1.00%) Trello
11 46 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 45 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
13 43 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
14 40 (0.82%) Slack
15 39 (0.80%) PaaS
16 37 (0.75%) IaaS
17 35 (0.71%) Google Analytics
18 34 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
19 29 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
20 21 (0.43%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 149 (3.04%) HTTP
2 105 (2.14%) Internet
3 79 (1.61%) Firewall
4 67 (1.37%) TCP/IP
5 50 (1.02%) LDAP
6 43 (0.88%) DNS
7 41 (0.84%) Intranet
8 37 (0.75%) LAN
8 37 (0.75%) WAN
9 35 (0.71%) SSL
10 34 (0.69%) SSH
11 30 (0.61%) HTTPS
12 29 (0.59%) Kerberos
13 26 (0.53%) SAN
14 22 (0.45%) VPN
15 20 (0.41%) VLAN
16 18 (0.37%) Extranet
16 18 (0.37%) VoIP
17 16 (0.33%) SNMP
17 16 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 750 (15.30%) SQL Server
2 473 (9.65%) MySQL
3 318 (6.49%) Relational Database
4 299 (6.10%) NoSQL
5 200 (4.08%) MongoDB
6 191 (3.90%) Big Data
7 165 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 164 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
9 145 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 135 (2.75%) Hadoop
11 125 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
12 98 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 86 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 83 (1.69%) Redis
15 75 (1.53%) RDBMS
16 70 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
17 67 (1.37%) Oracle Database
18 60 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 50 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 49 (1.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1266 (25.82%) Git (software)
2 925 (18.87%) Jenkins
3 906 (18.48%) Selenium
4 574 (11.71%) Subversion
5 441 (8.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 425 (8.67%) Cucumber
7 353 (7.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 312 (6.36%) JUnit
9 301 (6.14%) Maven
10 254 (5.18%) WebDriver
11 229 (4.67%) TeamCity
12 204 (4.16%) HP UFT
13 182 (3.71%) Visual Studio
14 177 (3.61%) Bitbucket
15 153 (3.12%) JMeter
16 146 (2.98%) SoapUI
17 128 (2.61%) Octopus Deploy
18 123 (2.51%) IntelliJ
19 122 (2.49%) Vagrant
20 116 (2.37%) LoadRunner
General
1 1309 (26.70%) Finance
2 352 (7.18%) Banking
3 290 (5.91%) Retail
4 288 (5.87%) Marketing
5 255 (5.20%) Telecoms
6 155 (3.16%) Manufacturing
7 136 (2.77%) Electronics
8 115 (2.35%) Investment Banking
9 104 (2.12%) Games
10 81 (1.65%) Publishing
11 70 (1.43%) Advertising
11 70 (1.43%) Front Office
12 57 (1.16%) Financial Institution
13 55 (1.12%) Legal
14 52 (1.06%) Back Office
15 20 (0.41%) Law
16 16 (0.33%) Automotive
17 14 (0.29%) French Language
18 13 (0.27%) Online Betting
18 13 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1608 (32.80%) Developer
2 948 (19.34%) Analyst
3 415 (8.46%) Java Developer
4 363 (7.40%) Test Analyst
5 346 (7.06%) Senior Developer
6 341 (6.95%) Business Analyst
7 324 (6.61%) C# Developer
8 312 (6.36%) Tester
9 286 (5.83%) Project Manager
10 275 (5.61%) .NET Developer
11 212 (4.32%) Test Engineer
12 193 (3.94%) DevOps Engineer
13 177 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
14 163 (3.32%) Software Engineer
15 159 (3.24%) Software Developer
16 142 (2.90%) Junior
17 141 (2.88%) SQL Developer
18 134 (2.73%) Java Engineer
19 133 (2.71%) QA Engineer
20 131 (2.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 822 (16.77%) .NET
2 796 (16.23%) HTML
3 671 (13.69%) CSS
4 614 (12.52%) Web Services
5 470 (9.59%) AngularJS
6 453 (9.24%) REST
7 391 (7.97%) XML
8 378 (7.71%) Spring
9 364 (7.42%) ASP.NET
10 361 (7.36%) HTML5
11 322 (6.57%) JSON
12 321 (6.55%) SOAP
13 320 (6.53%) jQuery
14 311 (6.34%) Node.js
15 259 (5.28%) .NET Framework
16 243 (4.96%) RESTful
17 224 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
18 213 (4.34%) Hibernate
19 190 (3.88%) CSS3
20 187 (3.81%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 360 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 333 (6.79%) Computer Science
3 279 (5.69%) Mobile App
4 264 (5.38%) User Experience
5 176 (3.59%) Fintech
6 91 (1.86%) Management Information System
7 90 (1.84%) Wiki
8 70 (1.43%) Data Structures
8 70 (1.43%) iPad
8 70 (1.43%) Virtual Team
9 61 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 55 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
11 53 (1.08%) Client/Server
12 42 (0.86%) Algorithms
13 41 (0.84%) Fixed Income
13 41 (0.84%) PKI
14 39 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
15 37 (0.75%) Equities
16 36 (0.73%) Hedge funds
17 29 (0.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 985 (20.09%) Linux
2 549 (11.20%) Windows
3 295 (6.02%) Unix
4 191 (3.90%) Apple iOS
5 181 (3.69%) Android
6 115 (2.35%) CentOS
7 107 (2.18%) Windows Server
8 103 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 66 (1.35%) Ubuntu
10 60 (1.22%) CoreOS
11 56 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 45 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 34 (0.69%) Mac OS X
14 31 (0.63%) Debian
15 22 (0.45%) Windows 7
16 21 (0.43%) SUSE
17 20 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
18 19 (0.39%) Windows 10
19 16 (0.33%) Mac OS
19 16 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3372 (68.77%) Agile Software Development
2 1424 (29.04%) Scrum
3 945 (19.27%) TDD
4 708 (14.44%) DevOps
5 685 (13.97%) Continuous Integration
6 661 (13.48%) BDD
7 642 (13.09%) SDLC
8 556 (11.34%) Kanban
9 542 (11.05%) E-Commerce
9 542 (11.05%) MVC
10 497 (10.14%) OO
11 443 (9.04%) Software Engineering
12 434 (8.85%) Project Management
13 427 (8.71%) Test Automation
14 397 (8.10%) Unit Testing
15 369 (7.53%) User Stories
16 365 (7.44%) Waterfall
17 336 (6.85%) Automated Testing
18 326 (6.65%) User Acceptance Testing
19 323 (6.59%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1443 (29.43%) SQL
2 1441 (29.39%) Java
3 976 (19.91%) JavaScript
4 867 (17.68%) C#
5 767 (15.64%) Python
6 353 (7.20%) PHP
7 347 (7.08%) Bash Shell
8 318 (6.49%) Ruby
9 232 (4.73%) C++
10 224 (4.57%) C
11 212 (4.32%) PowerShell
12 206 (4.20%) Perl
13 184 (3.75%) T-SQL
14 154 (3.14%) Scala
15 128 (2.61%) PL/SQL
16 101 (2.06%) Shell Script
17 87 (1.77%) Groovy
18 79 (1.61%) Objective-C
19 75 (1.53%) Apple Swift
20 67 (1.37%) Go
Qualifications
1 699 (14.26%) Degree
2 357 (7.28%) ISTQB
3 306 (6.24%) ISEB
4 203 (4.14%) Security Cleared
5 88 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 82 (1.67%) DV Cleared
7 54 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 53 (1.08%) SC Cleared
9 52 (1.06%) MCSE
10 36 (0.73%) AWS Certification
11 35 (0.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 28 (0.57%) PMI Certification
13 27 (0.55%) CCNA
13 27 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
13 27 (0.55%) PMP
14 24 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 20 (0.41%) CISSP
15 20 (0.41%) CompTIA Security+
15 20 (0.41%) Security+ Certification
16 15 (0.31%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 855 (17.44%) QA
2 86 (1.75%) SLA
3 47 (0.96%) PMO
4 33 (0.67%) Data Quality
5 22 (0.45%) SDET
6 21 (0.43%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.16%) IEC 61508
8 7 (0.14%) EMIR
9 6 (0.12%) MiFID
10 5 (0.10%) WCAG
11 4 (0.082%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.061%) Actionable Recommendations
12 3 (0.061%) DO-178B
12 3 (0.061%) GCP
12 3 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 2 (0.041%) FATCA
13 2 (0.041%) Section 508
13 2 (0.041%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.020%) JTAG
14 1 (0.020%) UCITS
System Software
1 330 (6.73%) Docker
2 146 (2.98%) Active Directory
3 108 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (0.73%) Varnish
5 34 (0.69%) Samba
6 22 (0.45%) Hyper-V
7 21 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
8 20 (0.41%) NFS
9 19 (0.39%) VirtualBox
9 19 (0.39%) vSphere
10 15 (0.31%) KVM
11 14 (0.29%) Xen
12 13 (0.27%) LXC
12 13 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
13 12 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 10 (0.20%) HDFS
14 10 (0.20%) VMware ESX
15 9 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
16 8 (0.16%) Firmware
17 5 (0.10%) iptables
Systems Management
1 438 (8.93%) Puppet
2 304 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
3 288 (5.87%) Ansible
4 147 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
5 138 (2.81%) Nagios
6 83 (1.69%) Graphite
7 60 (1.22%) Kubernetes
8 39 (0.80%) Control-M
9 31 (0.63%) Terraform
10 30 (0.61%) SELinux
11 28 (0.57%) OpenView
12 27 (0.55%) ZABBIX
13 26 (0.53%) Mesos
14 18 (0.37%) logstash
14 18 (0.37%) Salt
15 16 (0.33%) Kibana
15 16 (0.33%) Rancher
16 15 (0.31%) CA Service Virtualization
16 15 (0.31%) Capistrano
17 13 (0.27%) Grafana
Vendors
1 609 (12.42%) Microsoft
2 516 (10.52%) Oracle
3 432 (8.81%) Atlassian
4 211 (4.30%) HP
5 200 (4.08%) Google
6 188 (3.83%) Red Hat
7 157 (3.20%) SAP
8 144 (2.94%) VMware
9 116 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
10 113 (2.30%) Apple
11 100 (2.04%) IBM
12 97 (1.98%) New Relic
13 82 (1.67%) AppDynamics
14 77 (1.57%) Adobe
15 71 (1.45%) CA Agile Central
16 66 (1.35%) hybris
17 53 (1.08%) ATG
17 53 (1.08%) Cognos
18 48 (0.98%) PayPal
19 46 (0.94%) Dynatrace
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £85000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25500 - £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 51 minutes ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 55 minutes ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ruislip, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £55-60K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday