The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 213 269 376
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +107
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 1669 1048 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.38% 0.94% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.58% 6.32% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 847 694
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19458 16579 18370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.04% 14.93% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16031 14110 16206
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +69 1594 £45,500 +1.11% 184
London +70 1053 £50,000 -4.76% 113
South East +98 295 £44,500 +4.70% 21
City of London +49 227 £50,000 -9.09% 33
East of England +6 69 £37,000 -14.94% 12
North West +27 67 £40,000 - 14
Surrey +40 66 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Berkshire +14 50 £70,000 +53.50% 4
South West +4 47 £35,000 - 10
Slough +31 42 £70,000 +53.50% 2
East Sussex +22 42 £36,500 +14.06% 3
Brighton +20 41 £39,000 +21.87% 3
Hampshire +12 40 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Scotland -11 36 £38,000 -10.58% 7
Yorkshire -60 33 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Manchester +26 30 £45,000 -2.70% 11
Oxfordshire +18 30 £41,000 -5.74% 2
West Sussex +13 28 £45,000 +12.50%
Buckinghamshire +13 25 £45,000 +59.29% 2
Wales +21 24 £40,500 +1.25% 8
Cambridgeshire -1 23 £38,750 -13.88% 5
Lancashire +25 21 £40,000 -3.61%
Egham - 21 £50,000 -
South Wales +22 20 £40,500 +1.25% 6
Hertfordshire +21 19 £35,000 -30.34% 2
Bristol +17 19 £31,000 -27.90% 5
Cambridge -1 19 £36,250 -19.44% 4
West Midlands -10 19 £38,000 +8.57% 5
Cardiff - 19 £40,500 - 4
Oxford - 17 £45,000 - 2

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1095 (38.73%) Java
2 1009 (35.69%) SQL
3 977 (34.56%) Agile Software Development
4 769 (27.20%) Scrum
5 666 (23.56%) JavaScript
6 658 (23.28%) HTML
7 644 (22.78%) Subversion
8 595 (21.05%) Linux
9 588 (20.80%) TDD
10 568 (20.09%) QA
11 521 (18.43%) XML
12 505 (17.86%) Finance
13 504 (17.83%) Web Services
14 503 (17.79%) Selenium
15 498 (17.62%) CSS
16 490 (17.33%) .NET
17 488 (17.26%) Windows
18 463 (16.38%) Git (software)
19 458 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
20 457 (16.17%) SQL Server
21 431 (15.25%) MySQL
22 430 (15.21%) C#
23 428 (15.14%) Jenkins
24 427 (15.10%) Degree
25 411 (14.54%) Project Management
26 402 (14.22%) E-Commerce
27 390 (13.80%) Spring
28 384 (13.58%) Confluence
29 382 (13.51%) Oracle
30 369 (13.05%) Microsoft

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 384 (13.58%) Confluence
2 302 (10.68%) Tomcat
3 263 (9.30%) Apache
4 131 (4.63%) IIS
5 130 (4.60%) CMS
6 116 (4.10%) SharePoint
7 89 (3.15%) Apache Solr
8 58 (2.05%) WebLogic
9 46 (1.63%) Node.js
10 38 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
11 35 (1.24%) Liferay
12 33 (1.17%) WordPress
12 33 (1.17%) WebSphere
13 31 (1.10%) Alfresco
14 30 (1.06%) Drupal
14 30 (1.06%) MS Exchange
15 26 (0.92%) GlassFish
16 23 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
17 22 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
18 21 (0.74%) nginx
Applications
1 263 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 152 (5.38%) MS Office
3 116 (4.10%) MS Project
4 72 (2.55%) MS Visio
5 46 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 19 (0.67%) Mingle
7 17 (0.60%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.21%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.11%) FrameMaker
10 3 (0.11%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.11%) RoboHelp
10 3 (0.11%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.071%) InDesign
12 1 (0.035%) Maya
12 1 (0.035%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.035%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.035%) Houdini
Business Applications
1 53 (1.87%) Google Analytics
2 31 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 30 (1.06%) Magento
4 17 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
5 14 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.35%) nopCommerce
7 9 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
8 8 (0.28%) ION MarketView
9 6 (0.21%) assyst
10 5 (0.18%) Sophis RISQUE
11 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.14%) Markit EDM
12 3 (0.11%) CubeCart
12 3 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
12 3 (0.11%) JDE OneWorld
12 3 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 2 (0.071%) Adaptiv
13 2 (0.071%) Oracle General Ledger
13 2 (0.071%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 82 (2.90%) GitHub
2 80 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
3 70 (2.48%) SaaS
4 33 (1.17%) Basecamp
5 29 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 28 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (0.64%) Joyent
8 14 (0.50%) PaaS
8 14 (0.50%) IaaS
9 13 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.21%) Office 365
11 4 (0.14%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.11%) Heroku
13 2 (0.071%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.071%) Force.com
14 1 (0.035%) Trello
14 1 (0.035%) LucidChart
14 1 (0.035%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 123 (4.35%) Internet
2 101 (3.57%) DNS
3 98 (3.47%) TCP/IP
4 95 (3.36%) HTTP
5 64 (2.26%) SAN
6 62 (2.19%) VPN
7 60 (2.12%) Firewall
8 53 (1.87%) FTP
9 51 (1.80%) LDAP
10 45 (1.59%) DHCP
11 44 (1.56%) SMTP
12 36 (1.27%) SSL
13 31 (1.10%) Wireless
13 31 (1.10%) NAS
14 27 (0.96%) LAN
15 25 (0.88%) WAN
16 22 (0.78%) SSH
17 21 (0.74%) VLAN
18 20 (0.71%) Intranet
18 20 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 457 (16.17%) SQL Server
2 431 (15.25%) MySQL
3 152 (5.38%) Relational Database
4 123 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 104 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 86 (3.04%) RDBMS
7 85 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 81 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
9 78 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 68 (2.41%) NoSQL
11 53 (1.87%) DB2
12 46 (1.63%) Oracle Database
13 43 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
14 35 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
14 35 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
15 32 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 31 (1.10%) Redis
17 28 (0.99%) Big Data
18 21 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
19 18 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 644 (22.78%) Subversion
2 503 (17.79%) Selenium
3 463 (16.38%) Git (software)
4 428 (15.14%) Jenkins
5 331 (11.71%) Maven
6 176 (6.23%) JUnit
7 171 (6.05%) Hudson
8 148 (5.24%) Ant
9 147 (5.20%) WebDriver
10 139 (4.92%) Cucumber
11 134 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
12 127 (4.49%) Eclipse
13 124 (4.39%) Bugzilla
14 113 (4.00%) TeamCity
15 110 (3.89%) QuickTest Pro
16 107 (3.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 104 (3.68%) Visual Studio
18 97 (3.43%) SoapUI
19 88 (3.11%) Bitbucket
20 83 (2.94%) FishEye
General
1 505 (17.86%) Finance
2 174 (6.15%) Games
3 168 (5.94%) Retail
4 165 (5.84%) Marketing
5 128 (4.53%) Banking
6 79 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 72 (2.55%) Publishing
8 68 (2.41%) Back Office
9 65 (2.30%) Advertising
10 55 (1.95%) Front Office
11 39 (1.38%) Investment Banking
12 35 (1.24%) Financial Institution
13 25 (0.88%) Law
14 23 (0.81%) Legal
15 16 (0.57%) Electronics
16 12 (0.42%) Manufacturing
16 12 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.39%) Retail Banking
18 9 (0.32%) Automotive
18 9 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 942 (33.32%) Developer
2 488 (17.26%) Analyst
3 336 (11.89%) Java Developer
4 220 (7.78%) Project Manager
5 219 (7.75%) Tester
6 199 (7.04%) Test Analyst
7 197 (6.97%) Senior Developer
8 147 (5.20%) Business Analyst
9 131 (4.63%) Software Engineer
10 115 (4.07%) Test Engineer
11 101 (3.57%) QA Engineer
12 92 (3.25%) Administrator
13 91 (3.22%) .NET Developer
14 90 (3.18%) Senior Java Developer
15 85 (3.01%) Lead Developer
16 81 (2.87%) Web Developer
17 80 (2.83%) Programmer
17 80 (2.83%) DevOps Engineer
18 76 (2.69%) C# Developer
19 74 (2.62%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 658 (23.28%) HTML
2 521 (18.43%) XML
3 504 (17.83%) Web Services
4 498 (17.62%) CSS
5 490 (17.33%) .NET
6 390 (13.80%) Spring
7 278 (9.83%) jQuery
8 262 (9.27%) JSON
9 259 (9.16%) J2EE
10 237 (8.38%) HTML5
10 237 (8.38%) Hibernate
11 215 (7.61%) ASP.NET
12 206 (7.29%) SOAP
13 200 (7.07%) Ajax
14 156 (5.52%) RESTful
15 149 (5.27%) REST
16 133 (4.70%) Struts
17 121 (4.28%) WCF
18 110 (3.89%) LAMP
19 109 (3.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 241 (8.52%) Mobile App
2 188 (6.65%) Computer Science
3 165 (5.84%) Open Source
4 102 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
5 62 (2.19%) Client/Server
6 59 (2.09%) Derivative
7 57 (2.02%) Blackberry
8 53 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 53 (1.87%) Wiki
9 47 (1.66%) Digital Media
9 47 (1.66%) Social Media
10 46 (1.63%) Management Information System
11 42 (1.49%) Fixed Income
11 42 (1.49%) Mathematics
12 38 (1.34%) Equities
13 32 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
14 28 (0.99%) N-Tier
15 22 (0.78%) Data Integration
15 22 (0.78%) Xbox
16 21 (0.74%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 595 (21.05%) Linux
2 488 (17.26%) Windows
3 282 (9.98%) UNIX
4 264 (9.34%) Apple iOS
5 232 (8.21%) Android
6 73 (2.58%) Ubuntu
7 70 (2.48%) Solaris
8 52 (1.84%) Debian
9 50 (1.77%) Mac OS X
10 49 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 43 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 34 (1.20%) Windows 7
13 22 (0.78%) Windows 8
14 21 (0.74%) CentOS
15 19 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
16 17 (0.60%) Windows XP
17 16 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
18 12 (0.42%) Windows Phone
19 9 (0.32%) Windows NT
20 8 (0.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 977 (34.56%) Agile Software Development
2 769 (27.20%) Scrum
3 588 (20.80%) TDD
4 458 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
5 411 (14.54%) Project Management
6 402 (14.22%) E-Commerce
7 319 (11.28%) MVC
8 305 (10.79%) Software Engineering
9 290 (10.26%) OO
10 271 (9.59%) BDD
11 248 (8.77%) Automated Testing
12 224 (7.92%) Test Automation
13 215 (7.61%) Test Scripting
14 203 (7.18%) Unit Testing
15 197 (6.97%) User Acceptance Testing
16 196 (6.93%) SOA
17 178 (6.30%) Configuration Management
18 172 (6.08%) Kanban
19 163 (5.77%) Software Testing
20 157 (5.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1095 (38.73%) Java
2 1009 (35.69%) SQL
3 666 (23.56%) JavaScript
4 430 (15.21%) C#
5 284 (10.05%) PHP
6 174 (6.15%) Python
7 173 (6.12%) Perl
8 154 (5.45%) Groovy
9 150 (5.31%) Ruby
10 129 (4.56%) C++
11 108 (3.82%) Objective-C
12 96 (3.40%) Bash Shell
13 92 (3.25%) Shell Script
14 76 (2.69%) C
15 74 (2.62%) Scala
16 73 (2.58%) T-SQL
17 57 (2.02%) PL/SQL
18 54 (1.91%) VB.NET
19 44 (1.56%) PowerShell
20 43 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 427 (15.10%) Degree
2 224 (7.92%) ISEB
3 156 (5.52%) ISTQB
4 36 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 30 (1.06%) PMI Certification
6 26 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
7 22 (0.78%) PMP
8 17 (0.60%) SC Cleared
9 15 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 14 (0.50%) MCP
11 12 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (0.39%) RHCE
12 11 (0.39%) CCNA
12 11 (0.39%) HND
13 6 (0.21%) MCTS
13 6 (0.21%) MCSE
14 4 (0.14%) IIBA
15 3 (0.11%) APMG
15 3 (0.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 568 (20.09%) QA
2 22 (0.78%) ISO 9001
2 22 (0.78%) SLA
3 13 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.14%) MiFID
5 4 (0.14%) WAI
5 4 (0.14%) JTAG
5 4 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.14%) Basel III
6 2 (0.071%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.071%) ISO 9002
6 2 (0.071%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.035%) EMIR
7 1 (0.035%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.035%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.035%) WCAG
System Software
1 65 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 36 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.13%) NFS
4 18 (0.64%) KVM
5 16 (0.57%) Varnish
6 15 (0.53%) Postfix
7 13 (0.46%) Xen
8 9 (0.32%) XenServer
8 9 (0.32%) vSphere
8 9 (0.32%) VirtualBox
9 8 (0.28%) Hyper-V
10 7 (0.25%) vCloud
11 6 (0.21%) Samba
12 3 (0.11%) Sendmail
12 3 (0.11%) FreeRADIUS
12 3 (0.11%) Snort
13 2 (0.071%) Squid
13 2 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.071%) Shibboleth
13 2 (0.071%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 188 (6.65%) HP Quality Center
2 126 (4.46%) Puppet
3 97 (3.43%) Nagios
4 88 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (0.92%) SCCM
6 22 (0.78%) OpenView
7 21 (0.74%) CFEngine
8 18 (0.64%) Tivoli
9 17 (0.60%) SCOM
10 14 (0.50%) ZABBIX
11 10 (0.35%) HAProxy
12 9 (0.32%) Cacti
12 9 (0.32%) YUM
12 9 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 8 (0.28%) Vagrant
13 8 (0.28%) Ansible
14 7 (0.25%) Zenoss
15 4 (0.14%) Tivoli NetView
16 3 (0.11%) OpenNMS
16 3 (0.11%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 382 (13.51%) Oracle
2 369 (13.05%) Microsoft
3 182 (6.44%) Atlassian
4 178 (6.30%) HP
5 116 (4.10%) Google
6 104 (3.68%) JBoss
7 99 (3.50%) VMware
8 81 (2.87%) hybris
9 75 (2.65%) Red Hat
10 71 (2.51%) Perforce
11 65 (2.30%) IBM
12 58 (2.05%) Adobe
13 57 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
14 46 (1.63%) TIBCO
15 40 (1.41%) Twitter
16 38 (1.34%) Zend
16 38 (1.34%) Sitecore
17 34 (1.20%) Sybase
17 34 (1.20%) Cisco
18 33 (1.17%) GigaSpaces
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pure People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 15% performance based bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,Pay rise, Med Insurance
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + bonus + pension + health cover
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
TechRec
Salary: £30,000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Nativ TV
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum excellent salary + training
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The 100 Company
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday