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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 122 205 226
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +21
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2564 1798 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.61% 1.66% 1.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.47% 10.03% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2164 1460 1367
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
17719 17921 19747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.05% 16.58% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15316 14956 16631
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 May 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 May 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 +79 2421 £50,000 +5.26% 321
London +50 1304 £57,500 +9.52% 158
South East +16 355 £45,000 - 41
City of London +56 245 £53,750 +7.50% 37
East of England +85 183 £58,000 +28.88% 23
Yorkshire +99 179 £37,500 -6.25% 24
North West +91 147 £42,500 +6.25% 30
South West +55 136 £42,500 -5.55% 23
Manchester +74 105 £42,500 +21.42% 15
Hampshire +20 99 £42,500 -5.55% 13
Berkshire +39 97 £50,000 - 8
West Yorkshire +75 96 £37,500 -5.06% 13
Leeds +64 96 £37,500 -9.63% 9
West Midlands +14 90 £38,000 -7.87% 12
Scotland +45 79 £42,500 +8.97% 5
Hertfordshire +51 59 £65,000 +44.44% 4
Cambridgeshire +21 59 £57,000 +34.11% 8
Oxfordshire +18 58 £53,500 +25.88% 8
Cambridge +27 57 £58,000 +36.47% 7
North Yorkshire +55 56 £35,000 -2.09% 4
Gloucestershire +36 53 £50,000 -16.66% 16
Reading +21 43 £45,000 -5.26% 2
York +39 42 £33,000 +13.79% 3
Glasgow +14 37 £41,000 -8.88% 4
Bedfordshire +21 35 £65,000 +30.00% 5
Surrey -32 34 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Devon +26 31 £42,500 - 2
Edinburgh +16 31 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Cheshire +38 25 £40,000 -3.03% 9
Luton +14 25 £65,000 -16.12%

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 3252 (65.75%) Agile Software Development
2 1707 (34.51%) Java
3 1645 (33.26%) SQL
4 1542 (31.18%) Scrum
5 1342 (27.13%) Finance
6 1287 (26.02%) Git (software)
7 1084 (21.92%) Linux
8 1055 (21.33%) QA
9 1049 (21.21%) Jenkins
10 1043 (21.09%) Confluence
11 1023 (20.68%) JavaScript
12 1002 (20.26%) TDD
13 896 (18.12%) Selenium
14 888 (17.95%) HTML
15 882 (17.83%) Degree
16 840 (16.98%) .NET
17 829 (16.76%) Oracle
18 825 (16.68%) C#
19 805 (16.28%) CSS
20 757 (15.31%) SQL Server
21 744 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
22 736 (14.88%) BDD
23 704 (14.23%) SDLC
24 635 (12.84%) XML
25 627 (12.68%) Windows
26 591 (11.95%) Microsoft
27 589 (11.91%) E-Commerce
28 572 (11.56%) Project Management
29 565 (11.42%) Web Services
30 551 (11.14%) 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 1043 (21.09%) Confluence
2 292 (5.90%) Tomcat
3 278 (5.62%) Apache
4 214 (4.33%) Node.js
5 165 (3.34%) IIS
6 163 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
7 159 (3.21%) JBoss
8 136 (2.75%) CMS
9 86 (1.74%) SharePoint
10 72 (1.46%) Mule
10 72 (1.46%) OpenStack
11 63 (1.27%) WebLogic
12 56 (1.13%) Mule ESB
12 56 (1.13%) nginx
13 55 (1.11%) WebSphere
14 48 (0.97%) Apache Spark
15 46 (0.93%) Drupal
16 41 (0.83%) WordPress
17 40 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 39 (0.79%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 344 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 158 (3.19%) MS Office
3 136 (2.75%) MS Project
4 72 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 72 (1.46%) MS Visio
5 38 (0.77%) HipChat
6 29 (0.59%) Mingle
7 21 (0.42%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.10%) 3ds Max
11 2 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.040%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.040%) Gliffy
12 1 (0.020%) InDesign
12 1 (0.020%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 71 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 56 (1.13%) Magento
3 23 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 18 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 18 (0.36%) Salerio
4 18 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 15 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 11 (0.22%) Sonata
8 10 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
8 10 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
9 9 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
10 7 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.14%) ReMetrica
10 7 (0.14%) thinkFolio
11 6 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
11 6 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
11 6 (0.12%) Markit EDM
11 6 (0.12%) SunGard APT
12 5 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 389 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
2 238 (4.81%) GitHub
3 186 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 176 (3.56%) SaaS
5 73 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
6 47 (0.95%) Trello
7 42 (0.85%) PaaS
8 34 (0.69%) Amazon S3
9 33 (0.67%) IaaS
10 32 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
11 26 (0.53%) Office 365
12 25 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
13 24 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 21 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 21 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
14 21 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
14 21 (0.42%) Google Play
15 20 (0.40%) Heroku
16 19 (0.38%) CloudFront
17 18 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 144 (2.91%) HTTP
2 142 (2.87%) Internet
3 89 (1.80%) Firewall
4 70 (1.42%) DNS
4 70 (1.42%) TCP/IP
5 67 (1.35%) VPN
6 66 (1.33%) SAN
7 51 (1.03%) LDAP
8 44 (0.89%) LAN
9 43 (0.87%) WAN
10 40 (0.81%) VoIP
11 39 (0.79%) SSH
12 36 (0.73%) VLAN
13 26 (0.53%) DHCP
14 25 (0.51%) FTP
15 23 (0.47%) Skype
15 23 (0.47%) SSL
16 22 (0.44%) NAS
17 18 (0.36%) Wireshark
18 17 (0.34%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 757 (15.31%) SQL Server
2 477 (9.64%) MySQL
3 278 (5.62%) MongoDB
4 249 (5.03%) NoSQL
5 201 (4.06%) Big Data
6 199 (4.02%) Relational Database
7 189 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
8 146 (2.95%) Oracle Database
9 121 (2.45%) Hadoop
10 116 (2.35%) Redis
11 93 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 89 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
13 88 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 79 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
15 75 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
16 71 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
17 70 (1.42%) RDBMS
18 47 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 43 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
20 38 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1287 (26.02%) Git (software)
2 1049 (21.21%) Jenkins
3 896 (18.12%) Selenium
4 551 (11.14%) Subversion
5 447 (9.04%) Cucumber
6 363 (7.34%) Maven
7 316 (6.39%) JUnit
8 311 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 306 (6.19%) WebDriver
10 266 (5.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 263 (5.32%) TeamCity
12 194 (3.92%) Eclipse
13 185 (3.74%) Bitbucket
14 175 (3.54%) Visual Studio
15 169 (3.42%) Hudson
16 166 (3.36%) JMeter
17 157 (3.17%) SoapUI
18 147 (2.97%) Ant
19 146 (2.95%) NUnit
20 134 (2.71%) Bugzilla
General
1 1342 (27.13%) Finance
2 347 (7.02%) Banking
3 311 (6.29%) Retail
4 281 (5.68%) Marketing
5 208 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 177 (3.58%) Games
7 89 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 89 (1.80%) Publishing
8 85 (1.72%) Electronics
9 82 (1.66%) Investment Banking
10 76 (1.54%) Front Office
11 74 (1.50%) Advertising
12 62 (1.25%) Back Office
13 58 (1.17%) Legal
14 55 (1.11%) Financial Institution
15 43 (0.87%) Law
16 26 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
17 17 (0.34%) Billing
18 14 (0.28%) Automotive
19 12 (0.24%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1558 (31.50%) Developer
2 1125 (22.75%) Analyst
3 507 (10.25%) Java Developer
4 432 (8.73%) Test Analyst
5 371 (7.50%) Business Analyst
5 371 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 344 (6.96%) Tester
7 314 (6.35%) Project Manager
8 240 (4.85%) Test Engineer
9 219 (4.43%) .NET Developer
10 212 (4.29%) C# Developer
11 190 (3.84%) Software Developer
12 186 (3.76%) QA Engineer
13 175 (3.54%) DevOps Engineer
14 171 (3.46%) Software Engineer
15 152 (3.07%) Java Engineer
16 151 (3.05%) Senior Java Developer
17 136 (2.75%) C# .NET Developer
18 135 (2.73%) QA Analyst
19 134 (2.71%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 888 (17.95%) HTML
2 840 (16.98%) .NET
3 805 (16.28%) CSS
4 635 (12.84%) XML
5 565 (11.42%) Web Services
6 483 (9.77%) jQuery
7 433 (8.75%) REST
8 417 (8.43%) Spring
9 413 (8.35%) JSON
10 412 (8.33%) AngularJS
11 390 (7.89%) SOAP
12 361 (7.30%) HTML5
13 290 (5.86%) ASP.NET
14 259 (5.24%) RESTful
15 239 (4.83%) .NET Framework
16 238 (4.81%) Ajax
17 228 (4.61%) Hibernate
18 210 (4.25%) CSS3
19 184 (3.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 160 (3.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 450 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
2 396 (8.01%) Computer Science
3 304 (6.15%) User Experience
4 270 (5.46%) Mobile App
5 114 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 111 (2.24%) Fintech
7 110 (2.22%) iPad
8 88 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 82 (1.66%) Equities
10 78 (1.58%) Wiki
11 74 (1.50%) Derivative
12 73 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
13 71 (1.44%) Mathematics
14 64 (1.29%) Data Centre
15 63 (1.27%) Hedge funds
16 61 (1.23%) Data Structures
17 57 (1.15%) Algorithms
17 57 (1.15%) Visualisation
18 51 (1.03%) Data Integration
19 47 (0.95%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1084 (21.92%) Linux
2 627 (12.68%) Windows
3 464 (9.38%) Unix
4 231 (4.67%) Android
5 198 (4.00%) Apple iOS
6 167 (3.38%) Windows Server
7 161 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 89 (1.80%) Ubuntu
9 78 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 65 (1.31%) CentOS
11 51 (1.03%) Mac OS X
12 39 (0.79%) Solaris
12 39 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
13 37 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (0.34%) openSUSE
15 16 (0.32%) Debian
16 15 (0.30%) Windows NT
17 12 (0.24%) AIX
18 10 (0.20%) Windows Phone
19 8 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3252 (65.75%) Agile Software Development
2 1542 (31.18%) Scrum
3 1002 (20.26%) TDD
4 744 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
5 736 (14.88%) BDD
6 704 (14.23%) SDLC
7 589 (11.91%) E-Commerce
8 572 (11.56%) Project Management
9 531 (10.74%) OO
10 504 (10.19%) Software Engineering
11 498 (10.07%) DevOps
12 438 (8.86%) Test Automation
13 425 (8.59%) MVC
14 408 (8.25%) User Acceptance Testing
15 390 (7.89%) Kanban
16 389 (7.86%) Automated Testing
17 387 (7.82%) User Stories
17 387 (7.82%) Waterfall
18 371 (7.50%) Test Scripting
19 313 (6.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1707 (34.51%) Java
2 1645 (33.26%) SQL
3 1023 (20.68%) JavaScript
4 825 (16.68%) C#
5 538 (10.88%) Python
6 376 (7.60%) PHP
7 343 (6.93%) Ruby
8 302 (6.11%) C++
9 272 (5.50%) Perl
10 253 (5.12%) Bash Shell
11 200 (4.04%) PL/SQL
12 172 (3.48%) C
13 170 (3.44%) PowerShell
14 157 (3.17%) Shell Script
15 155 (3.13%) T-SQL
16 130 (2.63%) Scala
17 95 (1.92%) Objective-C
18 86 (1.74%) Groovy
19 76 (1.54%) VB.NET
20 62 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 882 (17.83%) Degree
2 349 (7.06%) ISEB
3 332 (6.71%) ISTQB
4 193 (3.90%) Security Cleared
5 112 (2.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 102 (2.06%) SC Cleared
7 84 (1.70%) DV Cleared
8 71 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 49 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
10 45 (0.91%) PMI Certification
11 37 (0.75%) MCSE
12 27 (0.55%) PMP
13 26 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 20 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
14 20 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 20 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 16 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 14 (0.28%) Citrix Certification
17 13 (0.26%) CCIE
17 13 (0.26%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1055 (21.33%) QA
2 37 (0.75%) Data Quality
2 37 (0.75%) SLA
3 18 (0.36%) SDET
4 16 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.26%) SEPA
6 8 (0.16%) WCAG
7 7 (0.14%) ISO20022
7 7 (0.14%) MiFID
8 6 (0.12%) Section 508
9 5 (0.10%) HL7
9 5 (0.10%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.10%) ISO13485
9 5 (0.10%) MISRA
10 4 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (0.061%) AIFMD
11 3 (0.061%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.061%) EMIR
11 3 (0.061%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.061%) UCITS
System Software
1 152 (3.07%) Docker
2 130 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (1.84%) Active Directory
4 62 (1.25%) Varnish
5 31 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 31 (0.63%) XenApp
6 28 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 25 (0.51%) NFS
8 24 (0.49%) HDFS
8 24 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 24 (0.49%) vSphere
9 23 (0.47%) KVM
10 15 (0.30%) LXC
11 14 (0.28%) VirtualBox
12 11 (0.22%) Xen
13 10 (0.20%) Samba
14 8 (0.16%) Squid
15 6 (0.12%) Kamailio
16 5 (0.10%) Postfix
16 5 (0.10%) Snort
Systems Management
1 384 (7.76%) Puppet
2 223 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
3 151 (3.05%) HP Quality Center
4 142 (2.87%) Nagios
5 123 (2.49%) Ansible
6 53 (1.07%) Control-M
7 49 (0.99%) ZABBIX
8 45 (0.91%) OpenView
9 42 (0.85%) Salt
10 30 (0.61%) Graphite
11 27 (0.55%) logstash
12 24 (0.49%) EdgeSight
12 24 (0.49%) SCOM
12 24 (0.49%) SCOrch
13 18 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
13 18 (0.36%) Kubernetes
14 17 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
15 15 (0.30%) Mesos
16 14 (0.28%) SCCM
17 12 (0.24%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 829 (16.76%) Oracle
2 591 (11.95%) Microsoft
3 392 (7.93%) Atlassian
4 237 (4.79%) HP
5 168 (3.40%) VMware
6 162 (3.28%) Google
7 145 (2.93%) Red Hat
8 121 (2.45%) IBM
9 112 (2.26%) SAP
10 105 (2.12%) hybris
11 93 (1.88%) Adobe
12 82 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
13 77 (1.56%) Apple
14 73 (1.48%) Cisco
15 69 (1.40%) Splunk
16 66 (1.33%) Informatica
17 65 (1.31%) Rally
18 56 (1.13%) Citrix
19 42 (0.85%) ServiceNow
20 40 (0.81%) ATG
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum £70-£80K + bonus, bens, training
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: £40-£60K + bonus, bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £68,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive package and Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Salary: 10% annual bonus on top of salary in addition to other benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Life+Med Ins, Child Vouchers, Bike2W
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £23,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Barton-Upon-Humber, South Humberside
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago