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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 59 51 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.41% 2.65% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.50% 17.50% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 0
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
JIRA
Hertfordshire

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
80 80 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 16.53% 15.15% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 74 70 45
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £26,450 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) HP
3 8 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 8 (66.67%) Selenium
3 8 (66.67%) Test Management
3 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 8 (66.67%) Functional Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Banking
6 5 (41.67%) QA
6 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
6 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
6 5 (41.67%) SOAP
6 5 (41.67%) VB
6 5 (41.67%) Agile Testing
6 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
6 5 (41.67%) REST
6 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
6 5 (41.67%) API Testing
7 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
8 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (25.00%) ClearQuest
8 3 (25.00%) Unix
8 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft

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 3 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 8 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
2 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
3 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
4 3 (25.00%) ClearQuest
4 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Test Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Portfolio Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Portfolio Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) REST
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
2 8 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Test Management
2 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 7 (58.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Testing
4 5 (41.67%) API Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (25.00%) People Management
5 3 (25.00%) Release Management
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) VB
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft