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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 53 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 11 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.94% 0.43% 1.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.24% 3.77% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 7
Median salary £55,000 £49,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,100 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,900 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.29%
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
119 53 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 21.02% 11.28% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 109 50 74
Median salary £48,500 £50,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.43% -7.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 9 December 2016.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Watford

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) QA
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Selenium
3 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
4 7 (46.67%) BDD
4 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 7 (46.67%) HP UFT
5 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (40.00%) WebDriver
5 6 (40.00%) Confluence
5 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
6 5 (33.33%) SoapUI
6 5 (33.33%) Kanban
6 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 5 (33.33%) Atlassian
6 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 5 (33.33%) Java
6 5 (33.33%) Unix
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (26.67%) TDD
7 4 (26.67%) Maven
7 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Smartphone
7 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
7 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery

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 6 (40.00%) Confluence
2 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
1 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 7 (46.67%) HP UFT
3 6 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 5 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) Maven
6 3 (20.00%) JUnit
7 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
8 1 (6.67%) Ant
8 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
8 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
8 1 (6.67%) ClearQuest
8 1 (6.67%) FishEye
8 1 (6.67%) Gradle
8 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
8 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
8 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (6.67%) Toad
8 1 (6.67%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Development Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Development Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Software Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Development Team Manager
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (20.00%) RESTful
1 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) REST
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
2 7 (46.67%) BDD
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (33.33%) Kanban
4 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Line Management
6 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Samba
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 3 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Sonatype