The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 40 52 68
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 22 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.15% 1.85% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 14.86% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 2
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Development Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
110 74 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.75% 12.42% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 97 63 65
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

JIRA
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Watford region.

JIRA Salary Trend in Watford

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Watford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (65.63%) Java
3 20 (62.50%) Finance
4 18 (56.25%) Unix
5 17 (53.13%) Regression Testing
5 17 (53.13%) Selenium
6 16 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 16 (50.00%) WebDriver
6 16 (50.00%) BDD
7 15 (46.88%) QA
7 15 (46.88%) TDD
7 15 (46.88%) HP UFT
8 14 (43.75%) Shell Script
9 13 (40.63%) Linux
9 13 (40.63%) Python
9 13 (40.63%) Scrum
10 12 (37.50%) C#
10 12 (37.50%) Atlassian
10 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (37.50%) Kanban
10 12 (37.50%) Confluence
10 12 (37.50%) Cucumber
10 12 (37.50%) Automation Testing
11 11 (34.38%) System Integration Testing
11 11 (34.38%) Waterfall
11 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
11 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
11 11 (34.38%) Maven
12 10 (31.25%) Automated Testing
12 10 (31.25%) Software Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 12 (37.50%) Confluence
2 10 (31.25%) Tomcat
3 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
1 1 (3.13%) DB2
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Selenium
2 16 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 15 (46.88%) HP UFT
4 12 (37.50%) Cucumber
5 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
5 11 (34.38%) Maven
6 10 (31.25%) JUnit
6 10 (31.25%) SoapUI
7 5 (15.63%) ClearQuest
8 4 (12.50%) LoadRunner
9 3 (9.38%) JBehave
10 2 (6.25%) Bugzilla
10 2 (6.25%) TestDirector
10 2 (6.25%) TestLink
11 1 (3.13%) Ant
11 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
11 1 (3.13%) FishEye
11 1 (3.13%) SonarQube
11 1 (3.13%) Toad
11 1 (3.13%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Analyst
2 21 (65.63%) Test Analyst
3 14 (43.75%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Development Manager
5 2 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) IT Support
5 2 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Software Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.13%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) Gherkin
1 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
1 10 (31.25%) RESTful
1 10 (31.25%) Spring
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) Regular Expression
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.50%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Unix
2 13 (40.63%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Android
5 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Regression Testing
3 16 (50.00%) BDD
3 16 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 15 (46.88%) TDD
5 13 (40.63%) Scrum
6 12 (37.50%) Automation Testing
6 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (37.50%) Kanban
7 11 (34.38%) System Integration Testing
7 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
7 11 (34.38%) Waterfall
8 10 (31.25%) Automated Testing
8 10 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (31.25%) Integration Testing
8 10 (31.25%) Software Testing
9 9 (28.13%) Functional Testing
10 8 (25.00%) Agile Testing
11 7 (21.88%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) Shell Script
3 13 (40.63%) Python
4 12 (37.50%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) SQL
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (46.88%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Atlassian
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Sonatype
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