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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 143 200 261
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +61
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2318 1697 1227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.29% 1.59% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.77% 9.83% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1902 1348 962
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +2.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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
18157 17267 16963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.93% 16.22% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15596 14649 13866
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +59 2212 £47,500 +1.06% 313
London +47 1124 £52,500 -4.54% 148
South East +48 407 £45,000 - 56
East of England +55 184 £42,500 -5.55% 19
North West +65 164 £40,000 +5.26% 22
City of London +44 156 £55,000 - 29
Yorkshire +17 125 £42,500 +6.25% 20
Manchester +53 101 £37,500 -1.31% 13
South West +3 94 £41,500 -2.35% 19
Hampshire +48 90 £37,500 -6.25% 16
West Yorkshire +32 76 £52,500 +31.25% 10
Cambridgeshire +39 71 £47,500 +10.46% 7
Berkshire -1 69 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Cambridge +33 68 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Surrey +22 68 £37,500 -25.00% 11
Leeds +28 60 £45,000 +11.11% 10
West Midlands -15 59 £40,000 +23.07% 13
Oxfordshire +19 57 £42,500 +21.42% 11
Scotland +27 54 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hertfordshire +25 52 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 45 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Reading +22 44 £50,000 - 2
Gloucestershire +31 42 £48,250 -3.50% 11
East Sussex +21 39 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Brighton +11 37 £45,000 -16.27% 2
Norfolk +37 31 £27,250 -22.14% 2
Merseyside - 30 £37,500 - 2
East Midlands +24 29 £40,000 -46.66% 7
Cheshire +12 28 £42,000 +5.00% 6
Liverpool - 28 £37,500 - 1

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2982 (65.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1574 (34.44%) Java
3 1442 (31.55%) SQL
4 1351 (29.56%) Scrum
5 1210 (26.48%) Git (software)
6 1089 (23.83%) Finance
7 1061 (23.22%) JavaScript
8 1056 (23.11%) QA
9 987 (21.60%) TDD
10 953 (20.85%) Linux
11 896 (19.61%) .NET
12 894 (19.56%) Jenkins
13 878 (19.21%) Confluence
14 848 (18.56%) HTML
15 845 (18.49%) C#
16 839 (18.36%) Degree
17 792 (17.33%) Selenium
18 765 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
19 736 (16.11%) CSS
20 726 (15.89%) SQL Server
21 694 (15.19%) XML
22 678 (14.84%) Windows
23 675 (14.77%) Oracle
24 646 (14.14%) SDLC
25 622 (13.61%) Web Services
26 618 (13.52%) BDD
27 602 (13.17%) Subversion
28 560 (12.25%) E-Commerce
28 560 (12.25%) Microsoft
29 548 (11.99%) MySQL

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 878 (19.21%) Confluence
2 259 (5.67%) Tomcat
3 189 (4.14%) Node.js
4 183 (4.00%) Apache
5 171 (3.74%) IIS
6 168 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
7 129 (2.82%) JBoss
8 119 (2.60%) CMS
9 99 (2.17%) SharePoint
10 91 (1.99%) WebLogic
11 63 (1.38%) Mule
12 62 (1.36%) nginx
13 51 (1.12%) OpenStack
14 49 (1.07%) Drupal
15 48 (1.05%) Mule ESB
16 47 (1.03%) Apache Solr
17 43 (0.94%) WebSphere
18 35 (0.77%) MS Exchange
19 33 (0.72%) NServiceBus
20 28 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 326 (7.13%) MS Excel
2 178 (3.89%) MS Office
3 111 (2.43%) MS Project
4 91 (1.99%) MS Visio
5 61 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 25 (0.55%) Photoshop
7 24 (0.53%) HipChat
8 13 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
9 12 (0.26%) Mingle
10 2 (0.044%) InDesign
11 1 (0.022%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.022%) LaTeX
11 1 (0.022%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.022%) Simulink
11 1 (0.022%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.022%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 44 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 41 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
3 31 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 27 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
5 25 (0.55%) Magento
6 15 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 13 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
8 11 (0.24%) thinkFolio
9 9 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
10 8 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
10 8 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
11 7 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
12 5 (0.11%) Markit EDM
13 4 (0.088%) Maximo
14 3 (0.066%) BASE24
14 3 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
14 3 (0.066%) Salerio
15 2 (0.044%) Dynamics NAV
16 1 (0.022%) SimCorp Dimension
16 1 (0.022%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 297 (6.50%) Amazon AWS
2 232 (5.08%) GitHub
3 177 (3.87%) SaaS
4 137 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 43 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
6 32 (0.70%) Trello
7 26 (0.57%) Heroku
7 26 (0.57%) PaaS
8 23 (0.50%) IaaS
9 22 (0.48%) Amazon S3
10 21 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
10 21 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 20 (0.44%) Bluemix
12 15 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
12 15 (0.33%) Office 365
13 13 (0.28%) Lucidchart
14 11 (0.24%) Basecamp
14 11 (0.24%) Google Apps
15 10 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
15 10 (0.22%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 163 (3.57%) HTTP
2 155 (3.39%) Internet
3 108 (2.36%) Firewall
4 86 (1.88%) TCP/IP
5 72 (1.58%) DNS
6 68 (1.49%) LDAP
7 67 (1.47%) VPN
8 48 (1.05%) VLAN
9 45 (0.98%) SMTP
10 40 (0.88%) SSH
11 39 (0.85%) SAN
12 38 (0.83%) SSL
13 35 (0.77%) DHCP
14 33 (0.72%) LAN
14 33 (0.72%) VoIP
15 31 (0.68%) WAN
16 22 (0.48%) Wireshark
17 20 (0.44%) FTP
17 20 (0.44%) Intranet
18 19 (0.42%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 726 (15.89%) SQL Server
2 548 (11.99%) MySQL
3 254 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 224 (4.90%) NoSQL
5 223 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 208 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 170 (3.72%) Oracle Database
8 167 (3.65%) Big Data
9 147 (3.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 146 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 111 (2.43%) Redis
12 105 (2.30%) Hadoop
13 100 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
14 96 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
15 75 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
16 74 (1.62%) RDBMS
17 67 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
18 64 (1.40%) Oracle BI EE
19 61 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 55 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1210 (26.48%) Git (software)
2 894 (19.56%) Jenkins
3 792 (17.33%) Selenium
4 602 (13.17%) Subversion
5 406 (8.88%) Maven
6 340 (7.44%) Cucumber
7 280 (6.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 274 (6.00%) WebDriver
9 266 (5.82%) JUnit
10 243 (5.32%) TeamCity
11 195 (4.27%) Eclipse
12 191 (4.18%) Visual Studio
13 177 (3.87%) Hudson
14 175 (3.83%) Bugzilla
15 172 (3.76%) JMeter
16 167 (3.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 137 (3.00%) Ant
18 131 (2.87%) NUnit
19 117 (2.56%) SoapUI
20 114 (2.49%) HP UFT
General
1 1089 (23.83%) Finance
2 312 (6.83%) Banking
3 268 (5.86%) Retail
4 236 (5.16%) Marketing
5 187 (4.09%) Telecoms
6 172 (3.76%) Games
7 75 (1.64%) Manufacturing
8 73 (1.60%) Publishing
9 71 (1.55%) Front Office
10 68 (1.49%) Investment Banking
11 67 (1.47%) Electronics
12 61 (1.33%) Back Office
12 61 (1.33%) Financial Institution
13 42 (0.92%) Advertising
14 34 (0.74%) Law
15 31 (0.68%) Legal
15 31 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
16 27 (0.59%) Automotive
17 22 (0.48%) Billing
18 19 (0.42%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1573 (34.42%) Developer
2 913 (19.98%) Analyst
3 499 (10.92%) Java Developer
4 412 (9.02%) Test Analyst
5 370 (8.10%) Senior Developer
6 337 (7.37%) Tester
7 288 (6.30%) Business Analyst
8 263 (5.75%) .NET Developer
9 247 (5.40%) Project Manager
10 240 (5.25%) C# Developer
11 221 (4.84%) Test Engineer
12 199 (4.35%) Software Developer
13 185 (4.05%) QA Engineer
14 171 (3.74%) C# .NET Developer
14 171 (3.74%) Software Engineer
15 148 (3.24%) Senior Java Developer
16 138 (3.02%) Java Engineer
17 132 (2.89%) DevOps Engineer
18 127 (2.78%) Agile Developer
18 127 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 896 (19.61%) .NET
2 848 (18.56%) HTML
3 736 (16.11%) CSS
4 694 (15.19%) XML
5 622 (13.61%) Web Services
6 488 (10.68%) jQuery
7 476 (10.42%) JSON
8 431 (9.43%) REST
9 408 (8.93%) HTML5
10 407 (8.91%) Spring
11 382 (8.36%) AngularJS
12 361 (7.90%) SOAP
13 340 (7.44%) ASP.NET
14 319 (6.98%) RESTful
15 248 (5.43%) .NET Framework
16 233 (5.10%) CSS3
17 223 (4.88%) Hibernate
18 220 (4.81%) Ajax
19 180 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC
20 174 (3.81%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 446 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 428 (9.37%) Analytical Skills
3 303 (6.63%) Mobile App
4 243 (5.32%) User Experience
5 123 (2.69%) Mathematics
6 94 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
7 82 (1.79%) iPad
8 77 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 68 (1.49%) Data Structures
9 68 (1.49%) Hedge funds
10 66 (1.44%) Wiki
11 62 (1.36%) Management Information System
12 59 (1.29%) Algorithms
13 55 (1.20%) Data Integration
14 54 (1.18%) Fintech
15 53 (1.16%) Data Centre
16 47 (1.03%) Clustering
17 46 (1.01%) Equities
18 44 (0.96%) Online Games
19 43 (0.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 953 (20.85%) Linux
2 678 (14.84%) Windows
3 415 (9.08%) Unix
4 245 (5.36%) Android
5 237 (5.19%) Apple iOS
6 145 (3.17%) Windows Server
7 104 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 84 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 79 (1.73%) Ubuntu
10 67 (1.47%) Mac OS X
11 62 (1.36%) CentOS
12 33 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
13 31 (0.68%) Solaris
14 28 (0.61%) Debian
15 27 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (0.33%) Windows 7
17 14 (0.31%) Windows Phone
18 13 (0.28%) Mac OS
19 12 (0.26%) Windows NT
20 10 (0.22%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2982 (65.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1351 (29.56%) Scrum
3 987 (21.60%) TDD
4 765 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
5 646 (14.14%) SDLC
6 618 (13.52%) BDD
7 560 (12.25%) E-Commerce
8 510 (11.16%) Software Engineering
9 501 (10.96%) Project Management
10 475 (10.39%) MVC
11 449 (9.82%) OO
12 442 (9.67%) Test Automation
13 441 (9.65%) Automated Testing
14 397 (8.69%) Test Scripting
15 387 (8.47%) DevOps
16 358 (7.83%) User Acceptance Testing
17 309 (6.76%) Kanban
18 305 (6.67%) Open Source
19 297 (6.50%) Unit Testing
20 281 (6.15%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1574 (34.44%) Java
2 1442 (31.55%) SQL
3 1061 (23.22%) JavaScript
4 845 (18.49%) C#
5 509 (11.14%) Python
6 383 (8.38%) PHP
7 356 (7.79%) Ruby
8 275 (6.02%) C++
9 266 (5.82%) Perl
10 194 (4.25%) Bash Shell
11 193 (4.22%) C
12 152 (3.33%) PowerShell
13 145 (3.17%) PL/SQL
14 134 (2.93%) Shell Script
15 131 (2.87%) T-SQL
16 115 (2.52%) Objective-C
17 102 (2.23%) Scala
18 92 (2.01%) VB.NET
19 71 (1.55%) VB
20 62 (1.36%) Go
Qualifications
1 839 (18.36%) Degree
2 415 (9.08%) ISEB
3 345 (7.55%) ISTQB
4 153 (3.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 142 (3.11%) Security Cleared
6 80 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 56 (1.23%) DV Cleared
8 52 (1.14%) PMI Certification
9 40 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 28 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
11 26 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 25 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 24 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
14 22 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 22 (0.48%) MCSE
15 21 (0.46%) HND
15 21 (0.46%) PMP
16 15 (0.33%) CCIE
17 14 (0.31%) CCNP
17 14 (0.31%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1056 (23.11%) QA
2 42 (0.92%) Data Quality
3 38 (0.83%) SLA
4 25 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.39%) MiFID
6 13 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
6 13 (0.28%) EMIR
7 11 (0.24%) SDET
8 7 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.11%) ISO13485
10 5 (0.11%) MISRA
10 5 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
11 4 (0.088%) AIFMD
11 4 (0.088%) UCITS
11 4 (0.088%) WCAG
12 3 (0.066%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 3 (0.066%) HL7
13 1 (0.022%) IEC 61508
13 1 (0.022%) JTAG
System Software
1 120 (2.63%) Docker
2 118 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (1.95%) Varnish
4 74 (1.62%) Active Directory
5 32 (0.70%) KVM
6 22 (0.48%) Hyper-V
6 22 (0.48%) vSphere
7 21 (0.46%) NFS
8 18 (0.39%) LXC
9 17 (0.37%) Xen
10 16 (0.35%) XenServer
11 15 (0.33%) HDFS
12 14 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 14 (0.31%) Postfix
13 13 (0.28%) XenApp
14 12 (0.26%) Firmware
14 12 (0.26%) iptables
15 11 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
16 9 (0.20%) Squid
17 8 (0.18%) Samba
Systems Management
1 271 (5.93%) Puppet
2 184 (4.03%) HP Quality Center
3 161 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
4 133 (2.91%) Ansible
5 93 (2.04%) Nagios
6 54 (1.18%) ZABBIX
7 41 (0.90%) Graphite
8 38 (0.83%) Salt
9 30 (0.66%) logstash
10 25 (0.55%) yum
11 20 (0.44%) Kubernetes
12 19 (0.42%) Mesos
13 18 (0.39%) Cacti
14 17 (0.37%) Capistrano
15 16 (0.35%) Oracle ZFS
15 16 (0.35%) WSUS
16 14 (0.31%) Control-M
17 13 (0.28%) Tivoli
18 11 (0.24%) EdgeSight
18 11 (0.24%) SCOM
Vendors
1 675 (14.77%) Oracle
2 560 (12.25%) Microsoft
3 307 (6.72%) Atlassian
4 176 (3.85%) HP
5 155 (3.39%) VMware
6 138 (3.02%) Google
7 135 (2.95%) hybris
8 91 (1.99%) IBM
9 84 (1.84%) SAP
10 80 (1.75%) Citrix
11 73 (1.60%) Adobe
12 72 (1.58%) Apple
12 72 (1.58%) Rally
12 72 (1.58%) Red Hat
13 71 (1.55%) Perforce
14 68 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
15 56 (1.23%) Informatica
16 55 (1.20%) Cisco
17 48 (1.05%) Zend
18 44 (0.96%) Telerik
London
INPS
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Salary dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £47,000 per annum Excellent benefits - see job ad
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
IBTimes Company Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £22000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
MatchesFashion.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Jenrick IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago