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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 111 155 197
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +42
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2676 2242 1824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.74% 2.08% 1.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.81% 11.93% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2338 1778 1455
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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
18067 18792 18544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.50% 17.46% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15740 15945 15366
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 £30,000
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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +43 2579 £51,500 +3.00% 288
London +29 1326 £58,500 +6.36% 131
South East +5 397 £48,750 +2.63% 53
City of London +6 216 £60,000 +4.34% 36
North West +93 209 £42,500 +13.33% 27
East of England +36 170 £50,000 +17.64% 20
South West +33 165 £45,000 -2.70% 21
West Midlands +54 133 £37,500 -11.76% 17
Manchester +52 129 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Berkshire +11 106 £50,000 -4.76% 9
Yorkshire +3 104 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Hampshire +6 96 £42,500 -10.52% 20
Gloucestershire +30 84 £50,000 -16.66% 11
East Midlands +14 65 £37,500 +7.14% 6
West Yorkshire +37 63 £42,500 -19.04% 7
Scotland +29 63 £43,750 -7.89% 13
Reading +43 60 £50,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire +31 57 £36,500 -2.66% 4
Warwickshire +43 55 £32,500 -10.34% 1
Hertfordshire +31 52 £50,000 +2.56% 4
Nottingham +24 51 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Cambridgeshire -6 49 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Surrey -4 48 £50,000 +2.56% 12
Cheshire +46 45 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Cambridge -9 45 £52,500 +35.48% 3
Buckinghamshire +16 42 £50,000 - 2
Oxfordshire -10 42 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Leeds +22 39 £42,500 -19.04% 6
Cheltenham +12 39 £48,750 -18.75% 7
Birmingham -2 37 £40,500 -10.00% 6

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 3403 (64.94%) Agile Software Development
2 1750 (33.40%) Java
3 1701 (32.46%) SQL
4 1588 (30.31%) Scrum
5 1468 (28.02%) Finance
6 1405 (26.81%) Git (software)
7 1169 (22.31%) Confluence
8 1167 (22.27%) Linux
9 1164 (22.21%) Jenkins
10 1117 (21.32%) JavaScript
11 1060 (20.23%) QA
12 1026 (19.58%) TDD
13 1009 (19.26%) HTML
14 956 (18.24%) Selenium
15 922 (17.60%) CSS
16 902 (17.21%) C#
17 895 (17.08%) .NET
18 858 (16.37%) Oracle
18 858 (16.37%) Degree
19 799 (15.25%) SQL Server
20 780 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
21 776 (14.81%) BDD
22 675 (12.88%) SDLC
23 633 (12.08%) Python
24 622 (11.87%) Windows
25 611 (11.66%) XML
26 571 (10.90%) Subversion
27 564 (10.76%) DevOps
28 563 (10.74%) Microsoft
29 555 (10.59%) Web Services

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 1169 (22.31%) Confluence
2 380 (7.25%) Apache
3 309 (5.90%) Tomcat
4 178 (3.40%) IIS
5 164 (3.13%) CMS
6 153 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
7 148 (2.82%) JBoss
8 81 (1.55%) nginx
9 78 (1.49%) Mule
10 73 (1.39%) WebLogic
11 70 (1.34%) Mule ESB
12 69 (1.32%) SharePoint
13 64 (1.22%) WordPress
14 63 (1.20%) Apache Spark
15 62 (1.18%) WebSphere
16 55 (1.05%) Drupal
17 53 (1.01%) Umbraco
18 45 (0.86%) Apache Solr
19 39 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
20 37 (0.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 292 (5.57%) MS Excel
2 158 (3.02%) MS Office
3 126 (2.40%) MS Project
4 54 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 37 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 33 (0.63%) HipChat
7 20 (0.38%) Mingle
8 16 (0.31%) Photoshop
9 12 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.076%) 3ds Max
11 3 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.038%) Doxygen
13 1 (0.019%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.019%) Gliffy
13 1 (0.019%) InCopy
13 1 (0.019%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 83 (1.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 68 (1.30%) Magento
3 28 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 27 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
5 19 (0.36%) Markit EDM
6 16 (0.31%) Sonata
7 14 (0.27%) Salerio
7 14 (0.27%) Shopify
8 12 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
9 11 (0.21%) ReMetrica
10 10 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
10 10 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
11 7 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
11 7 (0.13%) SAP CRM
12 6 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
12 6 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
12 6 (0.11%) SunGard APT
13 5 (0.095%) Eloqua
14 4 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
14 4 (0.076%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 415 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
2 263 (5.02%) GitHub
3 229 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 162 (3.09%) SaaS
5 104 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
6 72 (1.37%) Amazon S3
7 46 (0.88%) Trello
8 42 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 38 (0.73%) Office 365
10 37 (0.71%) Basecamp
11 35 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 31 (0.59%) Slack
13 29 (0.55%) PaaS
14 28 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
15 25 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
16 24 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
17 23 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 22 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
19 21 (0.40%) Route 53
20 20 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 140 (2.67%) HTTP
2 126 (2.40%) Internet
3 95 (1.81%) Firewall
4 83 (1.58%) TCP/IP
5 62 (1.18%) DNS
6 55 (1.05%) LDAP
7 44 (0.84%) SAN
8 41 (0.78%) VPN
9 38 (0.73%) SSH
10 33 (0.63%) HTTPS
11 32 (0.61%) FTP
12 29 (0.55%) LAN
12 29 (0.55%) WAN
13 24 (0.46%) SNMP
14 23 (0.44%) Skype
15 22 (0.42%) SSL
16 21 (0.40%) Kerberos
17 20 (0.38%) VLAN
18 18 (0.34%) DHCP
18 18 (0.34%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 799 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 484 (9.24%) MySQL
3 299 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 287 (5.48%) MongoDB
5 188 (3.59%) Big Data
6 178 (3.40%) Relational Database
7 157 (3.00%) Oracle Database
8 144 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
9 143 (2.73%) Hadoop
10 128 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
11 111 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 103 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
13 101 (1.93%) Redis
14 87 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 80 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
16 69 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
17 57 (1.09%) RDBMS
18 55 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 46 (0.88%) OrientDB
20 44 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1405 (26.81%) Git (software)
2 1164 (22.21%) Jenkins
3 956 (18.24%) Selenium
4 571 (10.90%) Subversion
5 472 (9.01%) Cucumber
6 401 (7.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 364 (6.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 348 (6.64%) JUnit
9 344 (6.56%) Maven
10 321 (6.13%) TeamCity
11 306 (5.84%) WebDriver
12 274 (5.23%) Bitbucket
13 210 (4.01%) SoapUI
14 172 (3.28%) Gradle
15 165 (3.15%) Hudson
15 165 (3.15%) NUnit
16 164 (3.13%) Visual Studio
17 162 (3.09%) Ant
18 155 (2.96%) JMeter
19 131 (2.50%) HP UFT
General
1 1468 (28.02%) Finance
2 368 (7.02%) Banking
3 315 (6.01%) Retail
4 308 (5.88%) Marketing
5 215 (4.10%) Telecoms
6 149 (2.84%) Games
7 105 (2.00%) Publishing
8 103 (1.97%) Manufacturing
9 91 (1.74%) Advertising
9 91 (1.74%) Back Office
10 88 (1.68%) Electronics
11 85 (1.62%) Legal
12 73 (1.39%) Investment Banking
13 49 (0.94%) Front Office
14 44 (0.84%) Financial Institution
15 27 (0.52%) Law
16 20 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (0.25%) Private Banking
18 12 (0.23%) Online Betting
19 11 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1657 (31.62%) Developer
2 1116 (21.30%) Analyst
3 469 (8.95%) Java Developer
4 429 (8.19%) Test Analyst
5 420 (8.02%) Senior Developer
6 347 (6.62%) Tester
7 332 (6.34%) Business Analyst
8 319 (6.09%) Project Manager
9 301 (5.74%) .NET Developer
10 292 (5.57%) C# Developer
11 247 (4.71%) Test Engineer
12 234 (4.47%) DevOps Engineer
13 204 (3.89%) C# .NET Developer
14 180 (3.44%) Software Developer
15 169 (3.23%) QA Engineer
16 162 (3.09%) Software Engineer
17 150 (2.86%) Automation Tester
18 149 (2.84%) QA Analyst
19 144 (2.75%) JavaScript Developer
20 142 (2.71%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1009 (19.26%) HTML
2 922 (17.60%) CSS
3 895 (17.08%) .NET
4 611 (11.66%) XML
5 555 (10.59%) Web Services
6 491 (9.37%) AngularJS
7 476 (9.08%) jQuery
8 472 (9.01%) REST
9 432 (8.24%) Spring
10 420 (8.02%) JSON
11 396 (7.56%) HTML5
11 396 (7.56%) SOAP
12 338 (6.45%) ASP.NET
13 288 (5.50%) Ajax
14 269 (5.13%) Node.js
15 249 (4.75%) CSS3
16 242 (4.62%) Hibernate
17 231 (4.41%) .NET Framework
18 218 (4.16%) RESTful
19 181 (3.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 432 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 390 (7.44%) Computer Science
3 298 (5.69%) Mobile App
4 267 (5.10%) User Experience
5 143 (2.73%) Fintech
6 114 (2.18%) Wiki
7 106 (2.02%) Management Information System
8 104 (1.98%) iPad
9 101 (1.93%) Equities
10 98 (1.87%) Derivative
11 95 (1.81%) Virtual Team
12 76 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 72 (1.37%) Algorithms
14 67 (1.28%) Visualisation
15 66 (1.26%) Data Structures
15 66 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
16 57 (1.09%) Data Integration
17 50 (0.95%) Mathematics
18 47 (0.90%) Artificial Intelligence
19 46 (0.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1167 (22.27%) Linux
2 622 (11.87%) Windows
3 442 (8.44%) Unix
4 245 (4.68%) Android
5 176 (3.36%) Apple iOS
6 164 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 160 (3.05%) Windows Server
8 108 (2.06%) Ubuntu
9 89 (1.70%) CentOS
10 69 (1.32%) Solaris
11 60 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 50 (0.95%) Mac OS X
13 37 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (0.50%) Debian
15 23 (0.44%) SUSE
16 20 (0.38%) AIX
16 20 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
17 17 (0.32%) Fedora
17 17 (0.32%) openSUSE
18 15 (0.29%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3403 (64.94%) Agile Software Development
2 1588 (30.31%) Scrum
3 1026 (19.58%) TDD
4 780 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
5 776 (14.81%) BDD
6 675 (12.88%) SDLC
7 564 (10.76%) DevOps
8 541 (10.32%) Project Management
9 529 (10.10%) Software Engineering
10 528 (10.08%) E-Commerce
11 527 (10.06%) OO
12 520 (9.92%) Kanban
13 496 (9.47%) MVC
14 482 (9.20%) Test Automation
15 410 (7.82%) Waterfall
16 400 (7.63%) Test Scripting
17 390 (7.44%) User Stories
18 358 (6.83%) Software Testing
19 349 (6.66%) Stakeholder Management
20 321 (6.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1750 (33.40%) Java
2 1701 (32.46%) SQL
3 1117 (21.32%) JavaScript
4 902 (17.21%) C#
5 633 (12.08%) Python
6 385 (7.35%) PHP
7 345 (6.58%) Ruby
8 329 (6.28%) Bash Shell
9 320 (6.11%) C++
10 309 (5.90%) Perl
11 216 (4.12%) T-SQL
12 208 (3.97%) PL/SQL
13 177 (3.38%) C
14 176 (3.36%) Scala
15 172 (3.28%) Shell Script
16 166 (3.17%) PowerShell
17 145 (2.77%) Groovy
18 70 (1.34%) VB.NET
19 54 (1.03%) XPath
20 53 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 858 (16.37%) Degree
2 363 (6.93%) ISEB
3 360 (6.87%) ISTQB
4 179 (3.42%) Security Cleared
5 110 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 77 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 72 (1.37%) SC Cleared
8 69 (1.32%) DV Cleared
9 65 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
10 38 (0.73%) MCSE
11 32 (0.61%) RHCE
12 28 (0.53%) PMP
13 23 (0.44%) PMI Certification
14 19 (0.36%) AWS Certification
15 18 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 16 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 15 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
17 15 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 14 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1060 (20.23%) QA
2 60 (1.15%) SLA
3 32 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 28 (0.53%) SDET
5 18 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 18 (0.34%) WCAG
6 13 (0.25%) SEPA
7 8 (0.15%) Section 508
8 7 (0.13%) ISO20022
9 5 (0.095%) Solvency II
9 5 (0.095%) WAI
10 4 (0.076%) HL7
10 4 (0.076%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (0.057%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.057%) EMIR
11 3 (0.057%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.057%) MiFID
12 2 (0.038%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.038%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 205 (3.91%) Docker
2 138 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (2.04%) Active Directory
4 52 (0.99%) Hyper-V
5 35 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
6 34 (0.65%) Samba
7 27 (0.52%) NFS
8 26 (0.50%) KVM
9 24 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 24 (0.46%) Varnish
9 24 (0.46%) XenApp
10 23 (0.44%) HDFS
10 23 (0.44%) VirtualBox
11 17 (0.32%) Firmware
12 14 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
12 14 (0.27%) vSphere
13 13 (0.25%) Xen
14 10 (0.19%) VMware ESX
15 9 (0.17%) iptables
15 9 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 483 (9.22%) Puppet
2 278 (5.31%) Opscode Chef
3 190 (3.63%) HP Quality Center
4 167 (3.19%) Ansible
5 126 (2.40%) Nagios
6 94 (1.79%) Control-M
7 71 (1.35%) OpenView
8 47 (0.90%) ZABBIX
9 35 (0.67%) Salt
10 30 (0.57%) logstash
11 29 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
11 29 (0.55%) Rundeck
12 23 (0.44%) Graphite
12 23 (0.44%) Kibana
13 22 (0.42%) Kubernetes
14 21 (0.40%) ServiceCenter
15 20 (0.38%) Terraform
16 19 (0.36%) Ambari
17 18 (0.34%) HAProxy
18 16 (0.31%) Mesos
Vendors
1 858 (16.37%) Oracle
2 563 (10.74%) Microsoft
3 442 (8.44%) Atlassian
4 276 (5.27%) HP
5 244 (4.66%) Red Hat
6 178 (3.40%) Google
6 178 (3.40%) VMware
7 111 (2.12%) SAP
8 106 (2.02%) IBM
9 104 (1.98%) Adobe
10 99 (1.89%) hybris
11 79 (1.51%) Rally
12 73 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
13 71 (1.35%) Cisco
13 71 (1.35%) Informatica
14 66 (1.26%) Tableau
15 59 (1.13%) Splunk
16 49 (0.94%) Sybase
17 48 (0.92%) ATG
18 46 (0.88%) Apple
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £59000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + beenfits and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Pension + Health + Bonus +++
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Pension + Health + Bonus +++
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Company Car or Allowance (up to £5,500) and
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Good Benefits + Share Options
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Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Training Opportunities
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: Yesterday