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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
UK
Rank 105 146 200
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +54
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2339 2229 1676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.79% 2.23% 1.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.49% 12.62% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1949 1803 1335
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
16147 17664 16991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.23% 17.64% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13751 15092 14389
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 £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 19 January 2017 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +41 2252 £50,000 +5.26% 314
London +17 1056 £57,500 +9.52% 132
South East +44 376 £47,500 +5.55% 42
South West +93 191 £42,500 +6.25% 40
North West -8 177 £37,500 -6.25% 30
City of London +54 167 £60,000 +14.28% 32
East of England +13 165 £45,000 +5.88% 27
Yorkshire +48 143 £43,000 +7.50% 19
Manchester -8 118 £37,500 - 17
Gloucestershire +37 103 £45,000 - 14
West Yorkshire +47 95 £46,250 +2.77% 11
West Midlands +26 84 £44,738 +11.84% 12
Leeds +37 76 £45,000 - 9
Hampshire +6 74 £43,000 +14.66% 11
Berkshire +65 73 £50,000 - 4
Hertfordshire +23 68 £45,000 -20.00% 13
Surrey +30 57 £50,000 +33.33% 6
East Midlands +35 51 £39,250 -1.87% 8
Scotland +27 50 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Oxfordshire +8 36 £53,500 +25.88% 7
West Sussex +32 34 £42,500 -3.95% 1
Wiltshire +48 32 £42,500 +16.43% 9
Norfolk -3 32 £45,000 +66.66% 1
Cheltenham +13 30 £48,750 -0.51% 6
Leicestershire +20 28 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Reading +36 27 £51,500 +3.00%
Norwich -5 27 £45,000 +66.66%
Cheshire +11 26 £35,000 -16.66% 5
North Yorkshire +9 26 £43,000 +32.30% 5
Glasgow +43 25 £55,000 +22.22% 2

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 3405 (67.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1506 (29.93%) SQL
3 1459 (28.99%) Scrum
4 1413 (28.08%) Java
5 1371 (27.25%) Finance
6 1340 (26.63%) Git (software)
7 1199 (23.83%) Confluence
8 1081 (21.48%) Linux
9 1000 (19.87%) Jenkins
10 987 (19.61%) JavaScript
11 957 (19.02%) TDD
12 910 (18.08%) Selenium
13 906 (18.00%) C#
14 880 (17.49%) QA
15 874 (17.37%) .NET
16 852 (16.93%) HTML
17 782 (15.54%) Python
18 768 (15.26%) SQL Server
19 734 (14.59%) CSS
20 680 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
21 674 (13.39%) DevOps
22 668 (13.28%) Degree
23 664 (13.20%) BDD
24 646 (12.84%) SDLC
25 636 (12.64%) Web Services
26 597 (11.86%) Microsoft
27 586 (11.65%) Subversion
28 573 (11.39%) Kanban
29 570 (11.33%) Windows
30 566 (11.25%) Amazon AWS

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 1199 (23.83%) Confluence
2 311 (6.18%) Apache
3 258 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 210 (4.17%) IIS
5 162 (3.22%) Elasticsearch
6 158 (3.14%) CMS
7 134 (2.66%) JBoss
8 83 (1.65%) SharePoint
9 76 (1.51%) nginx
10 67 (1.33%) Mule
11 60 (1.19%) Mule ESB
12 59 (1.17%) WebSphere
13 52 (1.03%) WordPress
14 46 (0.91%) WebLogic
15 42 (0.83%) Apache Spark
16 41 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 39 (0.78%) Apache Solr
18 34 (0.68%) Drupal
19 33 (0.66%) OpenStack
20 30 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 323 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 124 (2.46%) MS Office
3 93 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 89 (1.77%) MS Project
5 57 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 20 (0.40%) HipChat
6 20 (0.40%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.18%) Simulink
8 7 (0.14%) Mingle
9 5 (0.099%) CATIA
10 4 (0.079%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.079%) SOLIDWORKS
11 3 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.060%) Doxygen
11 3 (0.060%) Moqups
12 2 (0.040%) Gliffy
12 2 (0.040%) InVision
12 2 (0.040%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.020%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.020%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 116 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 47 (0.93%) Magento
3 36 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
4 21 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
5 12 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (0.24%) Shopify
6 11 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 10 (0.20%) SAP CRM
7 10 (0.20%) Sonata
8 8 (0.16%) SAP hybris
9 7 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
10 6 (0.12%) FastStats
10 6 (0.12%) Salerio
10 6 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 5 (0.099%) ENOVIA
12 4 (0.079%) Markit EDM
13 3 (0.060%) Dynamics AX
13 3 (0.060%) Eloqua
13 3 (0.060%) Unit4 Business World
14 2 (0.040%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 566 (11.25%) Amazon AWS
2 335 (6.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 216 (4.29%) SaaS
4 190 (3.78%) GitHub
5 120 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
6 67 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 63 (1.25%) Amazon S3
8 55 (1.09%) Office 365
9 50 (0.99%) CloudBees
9 50 (0.99%) Trello
10 45 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
11 44 (0.87%) Slack
12 42 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
13 40 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 37 (0.74%) Basecamp
15 35 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
16 29 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
17 25 (0.50%) IaaS
18 24 (0.48%) Google Analytics
18 24 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 174 (3.46%) HTTP
2 110 (2.19%) Internet
3 94 (1.87%) Firewall
4 79 (1.57%) TCP/IP
5 53 (1.05%) LDAP
6 49 (0.97%) HTTPS
7 38 (0.76%) SSL
8 37 (0.74%) Intranet
8 37 (0.74%) SSH
9 35 (0.70%) DNS
10 33 (0.66%) Kerberos
11 32 (0.64%) SAN
12 26 (0.52%) LAN
13 25 (0.50%) WAN
14 21 (0.42%) Skype
14 21 (0.42%) VLAN
15 20 (0.40%) FTP
15 20 (0.40%) VPN
16 17 (0.34%) SNMP
17 16 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 768 (15.26%) SQL Server
2 504 (10.02%) MySQL
3 323 (6.42%) NoSQL
4 306 (6.08%) Relational Database
5 249 (4.95%) MongoDB
6 184 (3.66%) Big Data
7 178 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
8 153 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 141 (2.80%) Hadoop
10 130 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 122 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
12 98 (1.95%) Redis
13 95 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
14 90 (1.79%) Oracle Database
15 87 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
16 74 (1.47%) RDBMS
17 65 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 61 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
19 51 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
19 51 (1.01%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1340 (26.63%) Git (software)
2 1000 (19.87%) Jenkins
3 910 (18.08%) Selenium
4 586 (11.65%) Subversion
5 412 (8.19%) Cucumber
6 409 (8.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 396 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 293 (5.82%) Maven
9 279 (5.54%) JUnit
10 241 (4.79%) WebDriver
11 214 (4.25%) TeamCity
12 189 (3.76%) HP UFT
13 177 (3.52%) Bitbucket
14 159 (3.16%) Visual Studio
15 148 (2.94%) SoapUI
16 140 (2.78%) JMeter
17 126 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
18 103 (2.05%) Hudson
18 103 (2.05%) LoadRunner
19 101 (2.01%) Vagrant
General
1 1371 (27.25%) Finance
2 376 (7.47%) Banking
3 296 (5.88%) Marketing
4 294 (5.84%) Retail
5 285 (5.66%) Telecoms
6 153 (3.04%) Manufacturing
7 139 (2.76%) Electronics
8 115 (2.29%) Games
9 101 (2.01%) Investment Banking
10 91 (1.81%) Publishing
11 73 (1.45%) Advertising
12 60 (1.19%) Back Office
13 59 (1.17%) Financial Institution
14 58 (1.15%) Legal
15 56 (1.11%) Front Office
16 19 (0.38%) Law
17 17 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (0.32%) Online Betting
19 15 (0.30%) Billing
20 12 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 1640 (32.59%) Developer
2 1040 (20.67%) Analyst
3 417 (8.29%) Test Analyst
4 383 (7.61%) Senior Developer
5 379 (7.53%) Java Developer
6 361 (7.17%) C# Developer
7 346 (6.88%) Business Analyst
8 332 (6.60%) Tester
9 319 (6.34%) .NET Developer
10 261 (5.19%) Project Manager
11 217 (4.31%) C# .NET Developer
12 187 (3.72%) DevOps Engineer
12 187 (3.72%) Test Engineer
13 179 (3.56%) Software Developer
14 156 (3.10%) SQL Developer
15 155 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
16 150 (2.98%) Software Engineer
17 143 (2.84%) Junior
18 138 (2.74%) JavaScript Developer
19 130 (2.58%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 874 (17.37%) .NET
2 852 (16.93%) HTML
3 734 (14.59%) CSS
4 636 (12.64%) Web Services
5 463 (9.20%) REST
6 453 (9.00%) AngularJS
7 425 (8.45%) XML
8 363 (7.21%) ASP.NET
9 351 (6.98%) JSON
10 349 (6.94%) Spring
11 348 (6.92%) HTML5
12 337 (6.70%) SOAP
13 323 (6.42%) Node.js
14 318 (6.32%) jQuery
15 260 (5.17%) .NET Framework
16 232 (4.61%) RESTful
17 223 (4.43%) ASP.NET MVC
18 201 (3.99%) CSS3
19 195 (3.88%) Hibernate
20 192 (3.82%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 364 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 336 (6.68%) Computer Science
3 324 (6.44%) Mobile App
4 257 (5.11%) User Experience
5 160 (3.18%) Fintech
6 109 (2.17%) Wiki
7 93 (1.85%) Visualisation
8 85 (1.69%) Management Information System
9 81 (1.61%) Data Structures
10 72 (1.43%) iPad
11 66 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
12 62 (1.23%) Virtual Team
13 57 (1.13%) Data Integration
14 56 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 49 (0.97%) Algorithms
16 46 (0.91%) Client/Server
17 44 (0.87%) PKI
18 42 (0.83%) Equities
19 41 (0.81%) iPhone
20 39 (0.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1081 (21.48%) Linux
2 570 (11.33%) Windows
3 315 (6.26%) Unix
4 215 (4.27%) Android
5 211 (4.19%) Apple iOS
6 126 (2.50%) CentOS
7 124 (2.46%) Windows Server
8 121 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 83 (1.65%) Ubuntu
10 62 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 49 (0.97%) CoreOS
12 48 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 44 (0.87%) Mac OS X
14 35 (0.70%) Solaris
15 30 (0.60%) Debian
16 28 (0.56%) SUSE
17 19 (0.38%) Windows 7
18 17 (0.34%) Windows 10
19 15 (0.30%) Fedora
20 12 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3405 (67.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1459 (28.99%) Scrum
3 957 (19.02%) TDD
4 680 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
5 674 (13.39%) DevOps
6 664 (13.20%) BDD
7 646 (12.84%) SDLC
8 573 (11.39%) Kanban
9 558 (11.09%) E-Commerce
10 537 (10.67%) MVC
11 511 (10.16%) OO
12 466 (9.26%) Software Engineering
13 445 (8.84%) Test Automation
14 435 (8.64%) Project Management
15 395 (7.85%) Waterfall
16 386 (7.67%) User Stories
17 374 (7.43%) Unit Testing
18 360 (7.15%) Test Scripting
19 355 (7.05%) Stakeholder Management
20 351 (6.98%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1506 (29.93%) SQL
2 1413 (28.08%) Java
3 987 (19.61%) JavaScript
4 906 (18.00%) C#
5 782 (15.54%) Python
6 381 (7.57%) Bash Shell
7 374 (7.43%) PHP
8 352 (7.00%) Ruby
9 254 (5.05%) C++
10 238 (4.73%) Perl
11 224 (4.45%) C
12 208 (4.13%) PowerShell
13 194 (3.86%) T-SQL
14 168 (3.34%) Scala
15 138 (2.74%) PL/SQL
16 128 (2.54%) Shell Script
17 86 (1.71%) Groovy
18 78 (1.55%) Objective-C
19 75 (1.49%) Apple Swift
20 72 (1.43%) Go
Qualifications
1 668 (13.28%) Degree
2 394 (7.83%) ISTQB
3 339 (6.74%) ISEB
4 207 (4.11%) Security Cleared
5 99 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 88 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 51 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 51 (1.01%) SC Cleared
8 44 (0.87%) MCSE
9 35 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 33 (0.66%) AWS Certification
11 28 (0.56%) PMI Certification
11 28 (0.56%) PMP
12 25 (0.50%) CCNA
12 25 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (0.44%) CISSP
13 22 (0.44%) CompTIA Security+
13 22 (0.44%) Security+ Certification
14 19 (0.38%) Network+ Certification
14 19 (0.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 880 (17.49%) QA
2 88 (1.75%) SLA
3 31 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 29 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 28 (0.56%) SDET
6 8 (0.16%) IEC 61508
7 5 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.099%) MiFID
7 5 (0.099%) WCAG
8 4 (0.079%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.079%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.060%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.060%) DO-178B
9 3 (0.060%) EMIR
10 2 (0.040%) Basel III
10 2 (0.040%) CRD IV
10 2 (0.040%) FATCA
10 2 (0.040%) MISRA
10 2 (0.040%) MISRA C
10 2 (0.040%) Section 508
System Software
1 321 (6.38%) Docker
2 132 (2.62%) Active Directory
3 119 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (0.87%) Samba
5 38 (0.76%) Varnish
6 31 (0.62%) NFS
7 29 (0.58%) Hyper-V
8 24 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
9 21 (0.42%) vSphere
10 17 (0.34%) KVM
11 15 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 15 (0.30%) VirtualBox
12 14 (0.28%) VMware ESX
13 12 (0.24%) iptables
13 12 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
14 11 (0.22%) HDFS
15 10 (0.20%) Xen
16 8 (0.16%) Gluster
17 5 (0.099%) LXC
17 5 (0.099%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 464 (9.22%) Puppet
2 302 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
3 269 (5.35%) Ansible
4 160 (3.18%) HP Quality Center
5 130 (2.58%) Nagios
6 71 (1.41%) Graphite
7 54 (1.07%) Control-M
7 54 (1.07%) Kubernetes
8 35 (0.70%) OpenView
9 34 (0.68%) SELinux
10 32 (0.64%) Mesos
11 24 (0.48%) Terraform
12 23 (0.46%) ZABBIX
13 18 (0.36%) logstash
13 18 (0.36%) Salt
14 17 (0.34%) Capistrano
14 17 (0.34%) Kibana
15 15 (0.30%) Rancher
16 14 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
17 13 (0.26%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 597 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 518 (10.29%) Oracle
3 436 (8.66%) Atlassian
4 222 (4.41%) HP
5 208 (4.13%) Red Hat
6 199 (3.95%) Google
7 169 (3.36%) SAP
8 155 (3.08%) VMware
9 105 (2.09%) Apple
10 91 (1.81%) IBM
11 79 (1.57%) New Relic
12 75 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
13 74 (1.47%) Adobe
14 71 (1.41%) AppDynamics
15 70 (1.39%) hybris
16 68 (1.35%) CA Agile Central
17 56 (1.11%) Cognos
18 51 (1.01%) Cisco
18 51 (1.01%) PayPal
19 44 (0.87%) ATG
North London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: to £65K + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Mego Employment Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Datalex
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum plus excellent incentives
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: up to £50,000 p.a DOE
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum amazing benefits packages
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 19 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday