Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 75 87
Rank change year-on-year +37 +12 +7
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 55 8 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 5.24% 0.90% 2.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 39.57% 9.52% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57 8 30
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -30.43% +49.35%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,750 £48,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £67,625
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.00% +11.11% +5.88%

JIRA is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 139 84 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 13.25% 9.41% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 132 75 204
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -10.53% +6.15%
10th Percentile £30,125 £32,200 £29,250
90th Percentile £66,125 £61,250 £65,925
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Bedfordshire

JIRA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Bedfordshire

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Bedfordshire

JIRA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 33 £58,000 - 1
Bedford -1 18 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Dunstable - 5 £32,500 - 1
JIRA
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 44 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (65.45%) Release Management
3 27 (49.09%) Analytics
4 26 (47.27%) Linux
5 25 (45.45%) DevOps
6 24 (43.64%) Mobile App
6 24 (43.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (40.00%) CRM
7 22 (40.00%) Change Management
8 21 (38.18%) .NET
8 21 (38.18%) Amazon AWS
8 21 (38.18%) Big Data
9 20 (36.36%) SaaS
9 20 (36.36%) Transition Management
9 20 (36.36%) Service Delivery
9 20 (36.36%) ITIL
9 20 (36.36%) Service Delivery Management
10 19 (34.55%) User Stories
11 14 (25.45%) ISTQB
11 14 (25.45%) Waterfall
11 14 (25.45%) Exploratory Testing
12 13 (23.64%) SDLC
12 13 (23.64%) Scenario Testing
12 13 (23.64%) Functional Testing
13 12 (21.82%) Software Testing
13 12 (21.82%) Test Management
13 12 (21.82%) V-Model
13 12 (21.82%) Defect Tracking
13 12 (21.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (20.00%) Microsoft

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (7.27%) Confluence
1 4 (7.27%) IIS
1 4 (7.27%) nginx
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (43.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (38.18%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (36.36%) SaaS
4 4 (7.27%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (7.27%) Trello
5 1 (1.82%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) SSH
2 2 (3.64%) DHCP
2 2 (3.64%) DNS
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) Big Data
2 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) Cosmos DB
3 4 (7.27%) MySQL
3 4 (7.27%) Power BI
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.82%) HBase
5 1 (1.82%) Impala
5 1 (1.82%) Parquet
5 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.82%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.82%) JIRA Agile
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
1 2 (3.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Release Manager
2 21 (38.18%) Analyst
3 20 (36.36%) AWS DevOps
3 20 (36.36%) DevOps Manager
4 19 (34.55%) Big Data Manager
5 15 (27.27%) Test Analyst
6 12 (21.82%) Agile Test Analyst
6 12 (21.82%) Web Analyst
6 12 (21.82%) Web Test Analyst
7 8 (14.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 8 (14.55%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (14.55%) Big Data Engineer
7 8 (14.55%) Developer
7 8 (14.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (14.55%) Release Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) PHP Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
9 4 (7.27%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) .NET
2 4 (7.27%) CSS
2 4 (7.27%) HTML
2 4 (7.27%) jQuery
2 4 (7.27%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (5.45%) Web Services
4 2 (3.64%) Middleware
4 2 (3.64%) SOAP
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Avro
5 1 (1.82%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 24 (43.64%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (47.27%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) CentOS
2 2 (3.64%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (65.45%) Release Management
3 27 (49.09%) Analytics
4 25 (45.45%) DevOps
5 22 (40.00%) Change Management
5 22 (40.00%) CRM
6 20 (36.36%) ITIL
6 20 (36.36%) Service Delivery
6 20 (36.36%) Service Delivery Management
6 20 (36.36%) Transition Management
7 19 (34.55%) User Stories
8 14 (25.45%) Exploratory Testing
8 14 (25.45%) Waterfall
9 13 (23.64%) Functional Testing
9 13 (23.64%) Scenario Testing
9 13 (23.64%) SDLC
10 12 (21.82%) Defect Tracking
10 12 (21.82%) Software Testing
10 12 (21.82%) Test Management
10 12 (21.82%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.27%) PHP
2 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.64%) C#
3 2 (3.64%) Perl
4 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) ISTQB
2 12 (21.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.82%) PMO
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Tableau
3 2 (3.64%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.64%) IBM
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) SAP