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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 103 152 194
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +42
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2598 2262 1886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.86% 2.13% 1.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.91% 12.03% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2195 1854 1527
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 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +2.46%

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
17429 18809 18168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.19% 17.71% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14864 15958 15330
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 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +50 2489 £50,000 +5.26% 280
London +30 1169 £57,500 +9.52% 121
South East +58 417 £50,000 +11.11% 38
North West +38 244 £37,500 - 32
City of London +50 226 £60,000 +9.09% 34
East of England +16 195 £45,000 +12.50% 26
South West +78 164 £42,500 +10.38% 27
Manchester +14 160 £39,000 +4.00% 20
Yorkshire +15 117 £45,000 +12.50% 18
West Midlands +21 113 £38,000 -5.00% 12
Berkshire +75 98 £50,000 - 5
Surrey +39 90 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Gloucestershire +39 89 £44,500 +4.70% 15
Hampshire +2 79 £50,000 +25.00% 12
Hertfordshire +34 74 £55,000 +15.78% 6
West Yorkshire +43 72 £47,500 +5.55% 14
Scotland +26 58 £45,000 +1.69% 8
East Midlands +25 49 £37,500 - 4
Leeds +6 46 £45,000 - 13
Cheshire +29 45 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Norfolk +2 40 £45,000 +66.66% 3
Norwich +3 38 £45,000 +66.66% 1
Cheltenham +20 37 £50,000 -16.66% 6
Leicestershire +26 36 £40,000 +33.33%
West Sussex +47 33 £48,000 +6.66% 5
Redhill +22 33 £50,000 +42.85%
East Sussex +35 32 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Brighton +27 32 £42,500 -8.10% 1
South Yorkshire 0 31 £37,500 -6.25%
Birmingham -13 31 £37,500 -23.07% 6

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 3443 (65.83%) Agile Software Development
2 1533 (29.31%) SQL
3 1493 (28.55%) Scrum
4 1466 (28.03%) Java
5 1462 (27.95%) Git (software)
6 1382 (26.42%) Finance
7 1197 (22.89%) Confluence
8 1144 (21.87%) Linux
9 1103 (21.09%) Jenkins
10 1019 (19.48%) JavaScript
11 973 (18.60%) QA
12 966 (18.47%) TDD
13 916 (17.51%) C#
14 906 (17.32%) HTML
15 902 (17.25%) .NET
16 877 (16.77%) Selenium
17 799 (15.28%) CSS
18 783 (14.97%) SQL Server
19 775 (14.82%) Python
20 726 (13.88%) Continuous Integration
21 706 (13.50%) BDD
22 694 (13.27%) Degree
23 662 (12.66%) DevOps
24 639 (12.22%) SDLC
25 633 (12.10%) Windows
26 632 (12.08%) Subversion
27 623 (11.91%) Web Services
28 616 (11.78%) Microsoft
29 588 (11.24%) Oracle
30 571 (10.92%) Kanban

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 1197 (22.89%) Confluence
2 351 (6.71%) Apache
3 283 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 242 (4.63%) IIS
5 191 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
6 163 (3.12%) CMS
7 109 (2.08%) JBoss
8 97 (1.85%) nginx
9 73 (1.40%) SharePoint
10 69 (1.32%) Mule
11 64 (1.22%) WebLogic
12 60 (1.15%) Mule ESB
12 60 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 60 (1.15%) WordPress
13 51 (0.98%) Apache Spark
14 48 (0.92%) Drupal
14 48 (0.92%) WebSphere
15 45 (0.86%) Umbraco
16 39 (0.75%) Apache Solr
17 32 (0.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 306 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 146 (2.79%) MS Office
3 108 (2.07%) MS Project
4 77 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 47 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 20 (0.38%) HipChat
7 19 (0.36%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.096%) CATIA
8 5 (0.096%) Mingle
8 5 (0.096%) Simulink
9 4 (0.076%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.076%) SOLIDWORKS
9 4 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.057%) Doxygen
10 3 (0.057%) Moqups
11 2 (0.038%) Gliffy
11 2 (0.038%) InVision
11 2 (0.038%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.019%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 88 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 53 (1.01%) Magento
3 46 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
4 21 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
5 15 (0.29%) Shopify
6 13 (0.25%) Markit EDM
6 13 (0.25%) SAP CRM
7 10 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
8 9 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
8 9 (0.17%) SAP hybris
9 7 (0.13%) Sonata
10 6 (0.11%) Salerio
11 5 (0.096%) ENOVIA
11 5 (0.096%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 4 (0.076%) FastStats
13 3 (0.057%) Eloqua
13 3 (0.057%) ReMetrica
14 2 (0.038%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 2 (0.038%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 536 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
2 326 (6.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 235 (4.49%) GitHub
4 167 (3.19%) SaaS
5 124 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
6 88 (1.68%) Amazon S3
7 62 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 60 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 58 (1.11%) Trello
10 56 (1.07%) Office 365
11 53 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 47 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
13 42 (0.80%) Basecamp
14 39 (0.75%) Slack
15 38 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
16 35 (0.67%) CloudBees
17 31 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
18 23 (0.44%) G Suite
19 18 (0.34%) PaaS
20 17 (0.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 187 (3.58%) HTTP
2 115 (2.20%) Internet
3 100 (1.91%) Firewall
4 93 (1.78%) TCP/IP
5 65 (1.24%) LDAP
6 55 (1.05%) HTTPS
7 41 (0.78%) DNS
8 40 (0.76%) Kerberos
9 39 (0.75%) SSL
10 37 (0.71%) SSH
11 34 (0.65%) Intranet
12 33 (0.63%) SAN
13 29 (0.55%) WAN
14 28 (0.54%) LAN
15 25 (0.48%) Skype
16 22 (0.42%) VPN
17 21 (0.40%) VLAN
18 20 (0.38%) FTP
19 19 (0.36%) SNMP
19 19 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 783 (14.97%) SQL Server
2 524 (10.02%) MySQL
3 326 (6.23%) NoSQL
4 285 (5.45%) MongoDB
5 275 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 181 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
7 166 (3.17%) Big Data
8 155 (2.96%) Hadoop
9 146 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 135 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
11 123 (2.35%) Oracle Database
12 116 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 112 (2.14%) Redis
14 108 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
15 73 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
16 68 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
17 65 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
18 58 (1.11%) RDBMS
19 57 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 48 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1462 (27.95%) Git (software)
2 1103 (21.09%) Jenkins
3 877 (16.77%) Selenium
4 632 (12.08%) Subversion
5 422 (8.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 421 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 414 (7.92%) Cucumber
8 323 (6.18%) Maven
9 266 (5.09%) TeamCity
10 263 (5.03%) JUnit
11 248 (4.74%) WebDriver
12 217 (4.15%) Bitbucket
13 176 (3.37%) SoapUI
14 166 (3.17%) HP UFT
15 149 (2.85%) Visual Studio
16 135 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
17 131 (2.50%) JMeter
18 128 (2.45%) NUnit
19 122 (2.33%) Gradle
20 116 (2.22%) Hudson
General
1 1382 (26.42%) Finance
2 346 (6.62%) Banking
3 294 (5.62%) Retail
4 289 (5.53%) Marketing
5 254 (4.86%) Telecoms
6 131 (2.50%) Games
7 120 (2.29%) Manufacturing
8 104 (1.99%) Electronics
9 94 (1.80%) Publishing
10 84 (1.61%) Advertising
11 82 (1.57%) Back Office
12 73 (1.40%) Investment Banking
13 56 (1.07%) Legal
14 49 (0.94%) Financial Institution
15 39 (0.75%) Front Office
16 23 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
17 17 (0.33%) Online Betting
18 15 (0.29%) Billing
18 15 (0.29%) Law
19 13 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1697 (32.45%) Developer
2 1041 (19.90%) Analyst
3 418 (7.99%) Senior Developer
4 410 (7.84%) Test Analyst
5 393 (7.51%) Java Developer
6 358 (6.85%) C# Developer
7 357 (6.83%) Tester
8 356 (6.81%) Business Analyst
9 347 (6.63%) .NET Developer
10 297 (5.68%) Project Manager
11 245 (4.68%) C# .NET Developer
12 228 (4.36%) DevOps Engineer
13 197 (3.77%) Test Engineer
14 182 (3.48%) Software Developer
15 158 (3.02%) Senior Analyst
16 148 (2.83%) QA Analyst
17 139 (2.66%) JavaScript Developer
18 137 (2.62%) Automation Tester
18 137 (2.62%) SQL Developer
19 134 (2.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 906 (17.32%) HTML
2 902 (17.25%) .NET
3 799 (15.28%) CSS
4 623 (11.91%) Web Services
5 480 (9.18%) AngularJS
6 474 (9.06%) REST
7 463 (8.85%) XML
8 393 (7.51%) ASP.NET
9 376 (7.19%) jQuery
10 374 (7.15%) JSON
11 373 (7.13%) HTML5
12 345 (6.60%) Spring
13 329 (6.29%) Node.js
13 329 (6.29%) SOAP
14 278 (5.32%) .NET Framework
15 234 (4.47%) CSS3
16 231 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 226 (4.32%) RESTful
18 200 (3.82%) Ajax
19 197 (3.77%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 378 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 368 (7.04%) Mobile App
3 343 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 264 (5.05%) User Experience
5 139 (2.66%) Fintech
6 112 (2.14%) Wiki
7 85 (1.63%) Data Structures
8 83 (1.59%) iPad
9 80 (1.53%) Management Information System
10 79 (1.51%) Visualisation
11 69 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
12 66 (1.26%) Algorithms
12 66 (1.26%) Equities
13 57 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 56 (1.07%) PKI
15 55 (1.05%) Virtual Team
16 53 (1.01%) Derivative
17 50 (0.96%) Data Integration
18 42 (0.80%) iPhone
19 41 (0.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1144 (21.87%) Linux
2 633 (12.10%) Windows
3 334 (6.39%) Unix
4 249 (4.76%) Android
5 218 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 147 (2.81%) Windows Server
7 141 (2.70%) CentOS
8 133 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 105 (2.01%) Ubuntu
10 63 (1.20%) Mac OS X
11 57 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 56 (1.07%) Solaris
13 55 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
14 35 (0.67%) Debian
15 34 (0.65%) CoreOS
16 30 (0.57%) SUSE
17 23 (0.44%) Fedora
18 17 (0.33%) Windows 7
19 16 (0.31%) Windows 10
20 13 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3443 (65.83%) Agile Software Development
2 1493 (28.55%) Scrum
3 966 (18.47%) TDD
4 726 (13.88%) Continuous Integration
5 706 (13.50%) BDD
6 662 (12.66%) DevOps
7 639 (12.22%) SDLC
8 571 (10.92%) Kanban
9 564 (10.78%) MVC
10 535 (10.23%) E-Commerce
11 499 (9.54%) OO
12 489 (9.35%) Software Engineering
13 472 (9.02%) Project Management
14 467 (8.93%) Test Automation
15 408 (7.80%) Waterfall
16 387 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
17 375 (7.17%) User Stories
18 354 (6.77%) Test Scripting
19 353 (6.75%) Mentoring
20 346 (6.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1533 (29.31%) SQL
2 1466 (28.03%) Java
3 1019 (19.48%) JavaScript
4 916 (17.51%) C#
5 775 (14.82%) Python
6 404 (7.72%) Bash Shell
7 384 (7.34%) PHP
8 382 (7.30%) Ruby
9 290 (5.54%) Perl
10 272 (5.20%) C++
11 235 (4.49%) C
12 210 (4.02%) PowerShell
13 202 (3.86%) T-SQL
14 196 (3.75%) Scala
15 151 (2.89%) PL/SQL
16 133 (2.54%) Shell Script
17 131 (2.50%) Groovy
18 78 (1.49%) Go
19 77 (1.47%) Objective-C
20 71 (1.36%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 694 (13.27%) Degree
2 390 (7.46%) ISTQB
3 346 (6.62%) ISEB
4 181 (3.46%) Security Cleared
5 110 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 83 (1.59%) DV Cleared
7 68 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 53 (1.01%) MCSE
9 46 (0.88%) SC Cleared
10 39 (0.75%) AWS Certification
11 35 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
12 28 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 26 (0.50%) RHCE
14 25 (0.48%) CCNA
14 25 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
15 24 (0.46%) PMP
16 23 (0.44%) CISSP
16 23 (0.44%) CompTIA Security+
16 23 (0.44%) PMI Certification
16 23 (0.44%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 973 (18.60%) QA
2 76 (1.45%) SLA
3 33 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 28 (0.54%) SDET
5 24 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.25%) WCAG
7 5 (0.096%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.076%) IEC 61508
8 4 (0.076%) WAI
9 3 (0.057%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.057%) DO-178B
9 3 (0.057%) EMIR
9 3 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.057%) MiFID
9 3 (0.057%) Section 508
10 2 (0.038%) Basel III
10 2 (0.038%) CRD IV
10 2 (0.038%) FATCA
10 2 (0.038%) MISRA
10 2 (0.038%) MISRA C
System Software
1 314 (6.00%) Docker
2 147 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 136 (2.60%) Active Directory
4 52 (0.99%) Samba
5 48 (0.92%) Hyper-V
6 45 (0.86%) Varnish
7 31 (0.59%) NFS
8 26 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
9 23 (0.44%) VirtualBox
10 21 (0.40%) KVM
10 21 (0.40%) vSphere
11 18 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 15 (0.29%) VMware ESX
13 13 (0.25%) Firmware
13 13 (0.25%) HDFS
13 13 (0.25%) Xen
14 12 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
15 11 (0.21%) iptables
16 10 (0.19%) XenApp
17 9 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 523 (10.00%) Puppet
2 311 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
3 256 (4.89%) Ansible
4 181 (3.46%) HP Quality Center
5 111 (2.12%) Nagios
6 74 (1.41%) Control-M
7 58 (1.11%) Graphite
8 51 (0.98%) OpenView
9 47 (0.90%) Kubernetes
10 40 (0.76%) SELinux
11 33 (0.63%) Mesos
12 31 (0.59%) ZABBIX
13 24 (0.46%) Terraform
14 22 (0.42%) Kibana
14 22 (0.42%) Rundeck
15 19 (0.36%) logstash
15 19 (0.36%) Salt
16 18 (0.34%) Capistrano
16 18 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
17 14 (0.27%) Ambari
Vendors
1 616 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 588 (11.24%) Oracle
3 463 (8.85%) Atlassian
4 235 (4.49%) Red Hat
5 230 (4.40%) HP
6 198 (3.79%) Google
7 183 (3.50%) VMware
8 145 (2.77%) SAP
9 94 (1.80%) Adobe
10 87 (1.66%) CA Agile Central
11 83 (1.59%) IBM
12 78 (1.49%) Apple
13 75 (1.43%) hybris
14 71 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
15 70 (1.34%) New Relic
16 61 (1.17%) Cisco
17 55 (1.05%) AppDynamics
18 52 (0.99%) Tableau
19 51 (0.98%) PayPal
20 44 (0.84%) Cognos
Norfolk
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-60,000 + 10% bonus, 10% pension, Car allowance or Company Car
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East London
Anna-Christina Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Discretionary bonus & discounted gym
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: 7% Pension, Private Medical
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago