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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 112 162 213
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +51
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2607 2199 1744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.66% 2.01% 1.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.57% 11.69% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2254 1744 1413
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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
17892 18803 19080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.27% 17.15% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15541 15788 16065
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 £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 July 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 July 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 +42 2496 £50,000 - 326
London +31 1295 £60,000 +9.09% 168
South East -7 390 £45,000 -5.26% 49
City of London +9 199 £57,500 +4.54% 39
North West +92 185 £41,250 +3.12% 23
East of England +22 150 £55,000 +29.41% 18
South West +26 145 £44,000 +0.57% 22
Yorkshire +59 136 £40,000 - 11
West Midlands +57 124 £32,500 -23.52% 22
Manchester +44 112 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Hampshire +4 112 £42,500 -5.55% 15
Berkshire +9 96 £50,000 -4.76% 8
Scotland +46 80 £45,000 +19.20% 4
West Yorkshire +59 78 £40,000 -15.78% 8
Leeds +54 65 £40,000 -18.36% 7
Gloucestershire +29 63 £55,000 -8.33% 11
Oxfordshire +12 63 £50,000 +17.64% 3
East Midlands +7 61 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Warwickshire +51 55 £32,500 +23.80% 2
Reading +40 55 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Nottinghamshire +32 55 £40,000 +21.04% 7
Nottingham +30 53 £40,000 +21.04% 5
Hertfordshire +32 50 £57,500 +27.77% 9
Glasgow +16 40 £43,750 +6.06% 4
Surrey -27 39 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Cheshire +49 37 £38,750 -3.12% 8
Warwick +21 37 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Cambridgeshire -15 37 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Cambridge -12 36 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Edinburgh +18 32 £42,500 +13.33%

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3356 (64.53%) Agile Software Development
2 1747 (33.59%) Java
3 1692 (32.53%) SQL
4 1585 (30.47%) Scrum
5 1454 (27.96%) Finance
6 1385 (26.63%) Git (software)
7 1177 (22.63%) Jenkins
8 1148 (22.07%) Linux
9 1138 (21.88%) Confluence
10 1092 (21.00%) JavaScript
11 1070 (20.57%) QA
12 1030 (19.80%) TDD
13 980 (18.84%) HTML
14 929 (17.86%) Selenium
15 895 (17.21%) CSS
16 893 (17.17%) Degree
17 881 (16.94%) Oracle
18 879 (16.90%) C#
19 874 (16.80%) .NET
20 811 (15.59%) SQL Server
21 787 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
22 763 (14.67%) BDD
23 683 (13.13%) SDLC
24 639 (12.29%) Windows
25 619 (11.90%) XML
26 582 (11.19%) Python
26 582 (11.19%) Microsoft
27 578 (11.11%) Subversion
28 565 (10.86%) Web Services
28 565 (10.86%) DevOps

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 1138 (21.88%) Confluence
2 359 (6.90%) Apache
3 287 (5.52%) Tomcat
4 164 (3.15%) IIS
5 153 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
6 151 (2.90%) CMS
7 140 (2.69%) JBoss
8 77 (1.48%) SharePoint
9 75 (1.44%) Mule
9 75 (1.44%) nginx
10 67 (1.29%) WebLogic
11 64 (1.23%) Mule ESB
12 62 (1.19%) WordPress
13 61 (1.17%) Apache Spark
13 61 (1.17%) WebSphere
14 52 (1.00%) OpenStack
15 51 (0.98%) Drupal
16 47 (0.90%) Umbraco
17 45 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 35 (0.67%) Jetty
Applications
1 315 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 163 (3.13%) MS Office
3 144 (2.77%) MS Project
4 50 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 50 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 36 (0.69%) HipChat
6 25 (0.48%) Mingle
7 22 (0.42%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.096%) 3ds Max
10 3 (0.058%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.058%) Flinto
10 3 (0.058%) InVision
10 3 (0.058%) Pixate
11 2 (0.038%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.019%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.019%) Doxygen
12 1 (0.019%) Gliffy
12 1 (0.019%) InCopy
12 1 (0.019%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 75 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 68 (1.31%) Magento
3 28 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 22 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
5 19 (0.37%) Markit EDM
6 18 (0.35%) Salerio
7 16 (0.31%) Sonata
8 14 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
9 11 (0.21%) ReMetrica
10 10 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
10 10 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
10 10 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 8 (0.15%) Shopify
12 7 (0.13%) SAP CRM
13 6 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
13 6 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
13 6 (0.12%) SunGard APT
14 5 (0.096%) Oracle EBS
14 5 (0.096%) Oracle Retail
15 4 (0.077%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 409 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
2 262 (5.04%) GitHub
3 223 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 170 (3.27%) SaaS
5 96 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
6 65 (1.25%) Amazon S3
7 50 (0.96%) Trello
8 45 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
9 36 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 35 (0.67%) PaaS
11 31 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
12 30 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
13 28 (0.54%) Office 365
14 27 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
14 27 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 25 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 24 (0.46%) Basecamp
16 24 (0.46%) IaaS
16 24 (0.46%) Route 53
17 22 (0.42%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 128 (2.46%) Internet
2 126 (2.42%) HTTP
3 91 (1.75%) Firewall
4 82 (1.58%) TCP/IP
5 72 (1.38%) DNS
6 57 (1.10%) VPN
7 56 (1.08%) SAN
8 54 (1.04%) LDAP
9 44 (0.85%) LAN
9 44 (0.85%) WAN
10 41 (0.79%) SSH
11 30 (0.58%) FTP
12 29 (0.56%) VoIP
13 27 (0.52%) VLAN
14 26 (0.50%) DHCP
15 24 (0.46%) SNMP
16 23 (0.44%) NAS
17 22 (0.42%) Skype
18 21 (0.40%) SMTP
19 20 (0.38%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 811 (15.59%) SQL Server
2 488 (9.38%) MySQL
3 271 (5.21%) MongoDB
4 267 (5.13%) NoSQL
5 199 (3.83%) Big Data
6 174 (3.35%) Relational Database
7 163 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
8 150 (2.88%) Oracle Database
9 138 (2.65%) Hadoop
10 109 (2.10%) Redis
11 107 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
12 105 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 98 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
14 81 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 79 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
16 68 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
17 60 (1.15%) RDBMS
18 48 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 46 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
20 38 (0.73%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 1385 (26.63%) Git (software)
2 1177 (22.63%) Jenkins
3 929 (17.86%) Selenium
4 578 (11.11%) Subversion
5 458 (8.81%) Cucumber
6 366 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 361 (6.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 352 (6.77%) JUnit
8 352 (6.77%) Maven
9 327 (6.29%) TeamCity
10 308 (5.92%) WebDriver
11 270 (5.19%) Bitbucket
12 197 (3.79%) SoapUI
13 182 (3.50%) Visual Studio
14 171 (3.29%) Ant
15 170 (3.27%) Hudson
16 169 (3.25%) NUnit
17 163 (3.13%) Gradle
18 162 (3.11%) JMeter
19 157 (3.02%) Eclipse
General
1 1454 (27.96%) Finance
2 357 (6.86%) Banking
3 311 (5.98%) Marketing
4 303 (5.83%) Retail
5 205 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 159 (3.06%) Games
7 103 (1.98%) Manufacturing
8 101 (1.94%) Publishing
9 87 (1.67%) Advertising
10 81 (1.56%) Back Office
10 81 (1.56%) Electronics
11 74 (1.42%) Investment Banking
12 68 (1.31%) Legal
13 60 (1.15%) Front Office
14 50 (0.96%) Financial Institution
15 33 (0.63%) Law
16 22 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (0.29%) Automotive
18 13 (0.25%) Billing
18 13 (0.25%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1610 (30.96%) Developer
2 1126 (21.65%) Analyst
3 479 (9.21%) Java Developer
4 430 (8.27%) Test Analyst
5 393 (7.56%) Senior Developer
6 351 (6.75%) Business Analyst
7 346 (6.65%) Tester
8 322 (6.19%) Project Manager
9 271 (5.21%) C# Developer
10 258 (4.96%) .NET Developer
11 242 (4.65%) Test Engineer
12 239 (4.60%) DevOps Engineer
13 179 (3.44%) QA Engineer
14 176 (3.38%) C# .NET Developer
15 166 (3.19%) Software Developer
16 153 (2.94%) Java Engineer
16 153 (2.94%) Software Engineer
17 151 (2.90%) QA Analyst
18 146 (2.81%) Senior Java Developer
19 144 (2.77%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 980 (18.84%) HTML
2 895 (17.21%) CSS
3 874 (16.80%) .NET
4 619 (11.90%) XML
5 565 (10.86%) Web Services
6 502 (9.65%) jQuery
7 497 (9.56%) AngularJS
8 458 (8.81%) REST
9 443 (8.52%) Spring
10 409 (7.86%) JSON
11 407 (7.83%) HTML5
12 405 (7.79%) SOAP
13 335 (6.44%) ASP.NET
14 289 (5.56%) Ajax
15 251 (4.83%) Node.js
16 250 (4.81%) CSS3
17 244 (4.69%) .NET Framework
18 240 (4.61%) Hibernate
19 226 (4.35%) RESTful
20 191 (3.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 441 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
2 377 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 292 (5.61%) User Experience
4 275 (5.29%) Mobile App
5 136 (2.61%) Fintech
6 116 (2.23%) Management Information System
7 108 (2.08%) iPad
8 106 (2.04%) Equities
9 105 (2.02%) Derivative
10 103 (1.98%) Wiki
11 99 (1.90%) Virtual Team
12 88 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 70 (1.35%) Visualisation
14 65 (1.25%) Algorithms
15 60 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
16 58 (1.12%) Mathematics
17 52 (1.00%) Data Structures
18 50 (0.96%) Data Centre
18 50 (0.96%) Data Integration
19 49 (0.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1148 (22.07%) Linux
2 639 (12.29%) Windows
3 464 (8.92%) Unix
4 232 (4.46%) Android
5 173 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 168 (3.23%) Windows Server
7 158 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 99 (1.90%) Ubuntu
9 83 (1.60%) CentOS
10 64 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 62 (1.19%) Solaris
12 47 (0.90%) Mac OS X
13 39 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 30 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 23 (0.44%) Debian
16 20 (0.38%) AIX
16 20 (0.38%) openSUSE
17 17 (0.33%) SUSE
18 14 (0.27%) Windows NT
19 13 (0.25%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 3356 (64.53%) Agile Software Development
2 1585 (30.47%) Scrum
3 1030 (19.80%) TDD
4 787 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
5 763 (14.67%) BDD
6 683 (13.13%) SDLC
7 565 (10.86%) DevOps
8 560 (10.77%) Project Management
9 538 (10.34%) E-Commerce
10 524 (10.07%) OO
11 514 (9.88%) Software Engineering
12 476 (9.15%) Test Automation
13 469 (9.02%) MVC
14 465 (8.94%) Kanban
15 400 (7.69%) User Stories
16 389 (7.48%) Test Scripting
17 388 (7.46%) Waterfall
18 352 (6.77%) User Acceptance Testing
19 346 (6.65%) Software Testing
19 346 (6.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1747 (33.59%) Java
2 1692 (32.53%) SQL
3 1092 (21.00%) JavaScript
4 879 (16.90%) C#
5 582 (11.19%) Python
6 388 (7.46%) PHP
7 325 (6.25%) Ruby
8 313 (6.02%) Bash Shell
9 308 (5.92%) C++
10 290 (5.58%) Perl
11 204 (3.92%) PL/SQL
12 194 (3.73%) T-SQL
13 169 (3.25%) C
14 161 (3.10%) Shell Script
15 158 (3.04%) PowerShell
16 144 (2.77%) Scala
17 138 (2.65%) Groovy
18 72 (1.38%) VB.NET
19 58 (1.12%) Objective-C
20 57 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 893 (17.17%) Degree
2 361 (6.94%) ISEB
3 344 (6.61%) ISTQB
4 173 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 110 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 81 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 73 (1.40%) SC Cleared
8 70 (1.35%) DV Cleared
9 67 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
10 45 (0.87%) MCSE
11 28 (0.54%) RHCE
12 27 (0.52%) PMP
13 25 (0.48%) PMI Certification
14 22 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 17 (0.33%) AWS Certification
15 17 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 15 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
17 14 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
18 13 (0.25%) CBAP
18 13 (0.25%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1070 (20.57%) QA
2 51 (0.98%) SLA
3 26 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 22 (0.42%) SDET
5 21 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 18 (0.35%) WCAG
7 13 (0.25%) SEPA
8 7 (0.13%) ISO20022
8 7 (0.13%) MiFID
8 7 (0.13%) Section 508
9 5 (0.096%) HL7
10 4 (0.077%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.077%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.077%) WAI
11 3 (0.058%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.058%) EMIR
11 3 (0.058%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.038%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.038%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 189 (3.63%) Docker
2 151 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 119 (2.29%) Active Directory
4 55 (1.06%) Hyper-V
5 39 (0.75%) Varnish
6 32 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
7 27 (0.52%) KVM
8 26 (0.50%) XenApp
9 24 (0.46%) NFS
9 24 (0.46%) VirtualBox
10 22 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 22 (0.42%) HDFS
10 22 (0.42%) Samba
11 17 (0.33%) Firmware
11 17 (0.33%) vSphere
11 17 (0.33%) Xen
12 16 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
13 11 (0.21%) LXC
14 8 (0.15%) XenServer
15 7 (0.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 479 (9.21%) Puppet
2 269 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
3 194 (3.73%) HP Quality Center
4 147 (2.83%) Ansible
5 128 (2.46%) Nagios
6 87 (1.67%) Control-M
7 69 (1.33%) OpenView
8 58 (1.12%) ZABBIX
9 39 (0.75%) Salt
10 34 (0.65%) logstash
11 26 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
12 23 (0.44%) Rundeck
13 22 (0.42%) Graphite
14 21 (0.40%) ServiceCenter
15 19 (0.37%) Kibana
15 19 (0.37%) Kubernetes
16 18 (0.35%) Ambari
16 18 (0.35%) Terraform
17 16 (0.31%) EdgeSight
17 16 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 881 (16.94%) Oracle
2 582 (11.19%) Microsoft
3 416 (8.00%) Atlassian
4 275 (5.29%) HP
5 225 (4.33%) Red Hat
6 195 (3.75%) VMware
7 171 (3.29%) Google
8 114 (2.19%) SAP
9 110 (2.11%) IBM
10 109 (2.10%) Adobe
11 103 (1.98%) hybris
12 81 (1.56%) Rally
12 81 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
13 72 (1.38%) Cisco
14 69 (1.33%) Informatica
15 65 (1.25%) Splunk
16 61 (1.17%) Tableau
17 56 (1.08%) Apple
18 48 (0.92%) Sybase
19 46 (0.88%) ServiceNow
Central London / West End
Hamlin Knight
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 18 hours ago
North West London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
RBW Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £9000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + 10%
Posted: 23 hours ago
Derbyshire
Vadis People
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
People Source Consulting
Salary: £95000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £95000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago