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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 194 213 285
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +72
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 1739 1638 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.63% 1.40% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.89% 8.63% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1320 803
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 £69,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
17579 18991 16001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.45% 16.17% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14696 15964 13615
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 2015. 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 +28 1663 £47,500 - 257
London -4 952 £52,500 - 131
South East +41 322 £45,000 +2.27% 44
City of London +17 194 £50,000 - 37
East of England +54 110 £45,000 +12.50% 12
South West +26 75 £46,250 +2.77% 17
Surrey +54 72 £41,500 -5.68% 12
Hampshire +26 70 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Berkshire +27 68 £50,000 -0.49% 4
Yorkshire +37 67 £40,000 -11.11% 8
West Midlands +21 61 £35,750 -7.14% 9
North West +6 53 £37,500 -7.40% 20
Cambridgeshire +26 40 £42,500 +6.25% 7
East Midlands +30 37 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Hertfordshire +13 36 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Yorkshire +35 34 £39,500 -1.25% 4
Guildford +36 33 £40,000 -3.03% 5
Oxfordshire +21 33 £42,500 +11.84% 2
Cambridge +32 32 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Reading +18 32 £47,500 +8.57% 3
Wales +2 31 £40,000 -1.23% 1
Scotland +21 30 £38,000 - 5
Bristol +18 30 £40,000 +29.03% 7
Leeds +28 29 £41,500 +3.75% 2
Buckinghamshire +9 29 £42,500 -10.52% 5
South Wales +4 29 £40,000 -1.23% 1
Kent +31 28 £55,000 +103.70% 1
Manchester +21 28 £33,750 -28.94% 11
South Yorkshire +10 27 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Bedfordshire +29 25 £52,500 +31.25% 2

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2124 (62.45%) Agile Software Development
2 1149 (33.78%) Java
3 1083 (31.84%) SQL
4 1024 (30.11%) Scrum
5 874 (25.70%) JavaScript
6 846 (24.88%) Git (software)
7 817 (24.02%) Finance
8 777 (22.85%) QA
9 772 (22.70%) HTML
10 711 (20.91%) Linux
11 630 (18.52%) CSS
12 600 (17.64%) Selenium
13 598 (17.58%) .NET
14 586 (17.23%) SQL Server
15 565 (16.61%) TDD
16 556 (16.35%) Degree
17 551 (16.20%) Jenkins
18 541 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
19 538 (15.82%) Subversion
20 533 (15.67%) Confluence
21 507 (14.91%) Oracle
22 502 (14.76%) C#
23 491 (14.44%) XML
24 450 (13.23%) E-Commerce
25 449 (13.20%) Web Services
26 448 (13.17%) MySQL
27 444 (13.05%) Windows
28 438 (12.88%) BDD
29 419 (12.32%) Project Management
30 411 (12.08%) Microsoft

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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
1 533 (15.67%) Confluence
2 243 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 215 (6.32%) Apache
4 137 (4.03%) IIS
5 132 (3.88%) JBoss
6 121 (3.56%) SharePoint
7 112 (3.29%) CMS
8 96 (2.82%) Node.js
9 84 (2.47%) WebLogic
10 74 (2.18%) WebSphere
11 57 (1.68%) Apache Solr
12 50 (1.47%) nginx
13 48 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
14 40 (1.18%) WordPress
15 30 (0.88%) Drupal
16 28 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
17 25 (0.74%) Jetty
17 25 (0.74%) MediaWiki
18 23 (0.68%) OpenStack
19 18 (0.53%) Mule
Applications
1 300 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 119 (3.50%) MS Project
3 117 (3.44%) MS Office
4 78 (2.29%) MS Visio
5 33 (0.97%) Mingle
6 21 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
7 19 (0.56%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.38%) InfoPath
9 9 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 6 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
11 6 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (0.18%) RoboHelp
11 6 (0.18%) FrameMaker
12 3 (0.088%) Maya
13 2 (0.059%) HipChat
13 2 (0.059%) PowerPivot
14 1 (0.029%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.029%) Houdini
14 1 (0.029%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 37 (1.09%) Magento
2 35 (1.03%) Dynamics GP
3 21 (0.62%) Sophis RISQUE
4 18 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 16 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 12 (0.35%) Summit
7 8 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
8 6 (0.18%) SAP Retail
9 5 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (0.12%) Workday HCM
10 4 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.088%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (0.088%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.088%) Oracle EBS R12
11 3 (0.088%) Adobe Campaign
11 3 (0.088%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (0.088%) Oracle Receivables
12 2 (0.059%) Dynamics AX
12 2 (0.059%) Cognos TM1
12 2 (0.059%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 194 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (2.91%) SaaS
3 92 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 83 (2.44%) GitHub
5 25 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 22 (0.65%) Google Analytics
8 21 (0.62%) PaaS
9 18 (0.53%) Office 365
10 13 (0.38%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.35%) Basecamp
12 10 (0.29%) Google Apps
13 9 (0.26%) OpenShift
13 9 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (0.24%) CodePlex
15 7 (0.21%) IaaS
15 7 (0.21%) Lucidchart
16 6 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
17 4 (0.12%) Google App Engine
18 3 (0.088%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 153 (4.50%) Internet
2 125 (3.68%) HTTP
3 68 (2.00%) FTP
4 60 (1.76%) TCP/IP
5 56 (1.65%) Firewall
6 51 (1.50%) LDAP
7 50 (1.47%) SAN
8 48 (1.41%) DNS
9 34 (1.00%) Network Security
10 31 (0.91%) VPN
10 31 (0.91%) DVB
11 30 (0.88%) LAN
12 29 (0.85%) WAN
13 25 (0.74%) VoIP
14 24 (0.71%) EIGRP
14 24 (0.71%) OSPF
14 24 (0.71%) BGP
15 23 (0.68%) SSL
16 21 (0.62%) IPv6
17 20 (0.59%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 586 (17.23%) SQL Server
2 448 (13.17%) MySQL
3 170 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 150 (4.41%) MongoDB
5 133 (3.91%) NoSQL
6 120 (3.53%) Oracle Database
7 96 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
8 89 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 78 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 75 (2.21%) Big Data
11 74 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
12 64 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 64 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 57 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
14 55 (1.62%) RDBMS
15 47 (1.38%) Hadoop
15 47 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
16 42 (1.23%) Redis
17 31 (0.91%) DB2
17 31 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 846 (24.88%) Git (software)
2 600 (17.64%) Selenium
3 551 (16.20%) Jenkins
4 538 (15.82%) Subversion
5 331 (9.73%) JUnit
6 312 (9.17%) Maven
7 269 (7.91%) Cucumber
8 247 (7.26%) WebDriver
9 235 (6.91%) Ant
10 227 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 185 (5.44%) Eclipse
12 180 (5.29%) TeamCity
13 164 (4.82%) Hudson
14 159 (4.68%) Visual Studio
15 150 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 147 (4.32%) Bugzilla
17 139 (4.09%) JMeter
18 94 (2.76%) QuickTest Pro
19 93 (2.73%) SoapUI
20 78 (2.29%) TestNG
General
1 817 (24.02%) Finance
2 215 (6.32%) Banking
3 213 (6.26%) Retail
4 134 (3.94%) Marketing
5 107 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 96 (2.82%) Games
7 73 (2.15%) Advertising
8 56 (1.65%) Publishing
9 55 (1.62%) Investment Banking
10 44 (1.29%) Back Office
11 32 (0.94%) Manufacturing
12 27 (0.79%) Financial Institution
12 27 (0.79%) Electronics
13 25 (0.74%) Billing
14 24 (0.71%) Online Betting
15 23 (0.68%) Law
16 21 (0.62%) Front Office
17 20 (0.59%) Legal
18 18 (0.53%) Retail Banking
19 14 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1046 (30.76%) Developer
2 606 (17.82%) Analyst
3 290 (8.53%) Java Developer
4 250 (7.35%) Senior Developer
5 243 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 242 (7.12%) Project Manager
7 241 (7.09%) Tester
8 227 (6.67%) Business Analyst
9 211 (6.20%) Software Engineer
10 154 (4.53%) .NET Developer
11 140 (4.12%) Test Engineer
12 116 (3.41%) QA Engineer
13 105 (3.09%) Agile Business Analyst
14 102 (3.00%) Test Manager
14 102 (3.00%) C# Developer
15 97 (2.85%) PHP Developer
15 97 (2.85%) Software Developer
16 96 (2.82%) Web Developer
17 95 (2.79%) Team Leader
18 91 (2.68%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 772 (22.70%) HTML
2 630 (18.52%) CSS
3 598 (17.58%) .NET
4 491 (14.44%) XML
5 449 (13.20%) Web Services
6 397 (11.67%) jQuery
7 294 (8.64%) Spring
8 282 (8.29%) ASP.NET
9 257 (7.56%) HTML5
10 239 (7.03%) REST
11 224 (6.59%) JSON
12 207 (6.09%) J2EE
13 201 (5.91%) SOAP
14 192 (5.65%) RESTful
15 183 (5.38%) Ajax
16 180 (5.29%) Hibernate
17 170 (5.00%) AngularJS
18 162 (4.76%) .NET Framework
19 159 (4.68%) CSS3
20 126 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 321 (9.44%) Computer Science
2 285 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
3 236 (6.94%) User Experience
4 197 (5.79%) Mobile App
5 196 (5.76%) Open Source
6 101 (2.97%) Wiki
7 96 (2.82%) Management Information System
8 90 (2.65%) Client/Server
9 72 (2.12%) iPad
10 58 (1.71%) Mathematics
11 57 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 52 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
13 49 (1.44%) Social Media
14 37 (1.09%) N-Tier
14 37 (1.09%) Data Structures
15 35 (1.03%) PMI
16 34 (1.00%) Social Network
17 33 (0.97%) Clustering
18 31 (0.91%) Data Integration
19 30 (0.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 711 (20.91%) Linux
2 444 (13.05%) Windows
3 242 (7.12%) UNIX
4 221 (6.50%) Android
5 194 (5.70%) Apple iOS
6 96 (2.82%) CentOS
7 73 (2.15%) Ubuntu
8 68 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 40 (1.18%) Debian
10 37 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
13 26 (0.76%) Mac OS X
14 19 (0.56%) Mac OS
15 18 (0.53%) Windows Phone
16 16 (0.47%) Solaris
17 15 (0.44%) Windows 7
18 12 (0.35%) openSUSE
19 10 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
20 9 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2124 (62.45%) Agile Software Development
2 1024 (30.11%) Scrum
3 565 (16.61%) TDD
4 541 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
5 450 (13.23%) E-Commerce
6 438 (12.88%) BDD
7 419 (12.32%) Project Management
8 402 (11.82%) MVC
9 338 (9.94%) Software Engineering
10 329 (9.67%) Test Automation
11 315 (9.26%) OO
12 286 (8.41%) Test Scripting
13 268 (7.88%) Automated Testing
14 262 (7.70%) DevOps
15 250 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
16 229 (6.73%) Waterfall
17 227 (6.67%) Configuration Management
18 221 (6.50%) User Stories
19 213 (6.26%) Software Testing
20 207 (6.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1149 (33.78%) Java
2 1083 (31.84%) SQL
3 874 (25.70%) JavaScript
4 502 (14.76%) C#
5 387 (11.38%) PHP
6 281 (8.26%) Python
7 229 (6.73%) Ruby
8 195 (5.73%) Bash Shell
9 180 (5.29%) C++
10 158 (4.65%) Perl
11 133 (3.91%) C
12 122 (3.59%) T-SQL
13 110 (3.23%) PL/SQL
14 99 (2.91%) PowerShell
15 90 (2.65%) Objective-C
16 80 (2.35%) Groovy
17 70 (2.06%) Shell Script
18 68 (2.00%) VB.NET
19 63 (1.85%) Scala
20 44 (1.29%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 556 (16.35%) Degree
2 229 (6.73%) ISEB
3 165 (4.85%) ISTQB
4 57 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 51 (1.50%) PMI Certification
6 44 (1.29%) Security Cleared
7 21 (0.62%) PMP
8 19 (0.56%) HND
8 19 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (0.47%) DV Cleared
10 15 (0.44%) APMP
11 14 (0.41%) SC Cleared
11 14 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (0.24%) IIBA
13 8 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
14 5 (0.15%) PhD
15 4 (0.12%) CCNA
15 4 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 777 (22.85%) QA
2 55 (1.62%) SLA
3 26 (0.76%) MiFID
4 22 (0.65%) EMIR
5 17 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
6 15 (0.44%) Basel III
7 13 (0.38%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.18%) DO-178B
9 4 (0.12%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.088%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.088%) JTAG
11 2 (0.059%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.029%) WAI
12 1 (0.029%) SNOMED CT
12 1 (0.029%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.029%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.029%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.029%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 93 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 82 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (1.12%) Docker
4 27 (0.79%) Hyper-V
5 25 (0.74%) Postfix
6 24 (0.71%) XenServer
7 23 (0.68%) Samba
8 20 (0.59%) iptables
9 16 (0.47%) VMware ESX
10 15 (0.44%) Firmware
11 14 (0.41%) VirtualBox
12 12 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (0.29%) vSphere
13 10 (0.29%) Xen
14 6 (0.18%) XenApp
15 5 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
15 5 (0.15%) RACF
15 5 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 2 (0.059%) Cygwin
16 2 (0.059%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 204 (6.00%) Puppet
2 183 (5.38%) HP Quality Center
3 153 (4.50%) Opscode Chef
4 96 (2.82%) Nagios
5 53 (1.56%) OpenView
6 47 (1.38%) Salt
7 43 (1.26%) Ansible
8 37 (1.09%) ZABBIX
9 36 (1.06%) SCOM
10 23 (0.68%) HAProxy
11 21 (0.62%) logstash
12 19 (0.56%) Vagrant
13 18 (0.53%) Control-M
14 17 (0.50%) Pingdom
15 10 (0.29%) Graphite
15 10 (0.29%) Capistrano
16 9 (0.26%) StatsD
17 8 (0.24%) Oozie
17 8 (0.24%) SCCM
18 6 (0.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 507 (14.91%) Oracle
2 411 (12.08%) Microsoft
3 190 (5.59%) Atlassian
4 162 (4.76%) HP
5 130 (3.82%) VMware
6 123 (3.62%) hybris
7 109 (3.20%) Perforce
8 80 (2.35%) Red Hat
9 69 (2.03%) Zend
10 65 (1.91%) Google
11 59 (1.73%) SAP
12 55 (1.62%) IBM
13 49 (1.44%) Endeca
14 47 (1.38%) Remedy
14 47 (1.38%) ATG
15 45 (1.32%) Citrix
16 44 (1.29%) Sybase
17 42 (1.23%) Apple
18 40 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
19 33 (0.97%) TIBCO
Buckinghamshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24k
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £36500 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + good benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 45K to 55K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Midlands
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago