Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 155 145
Rank change year-on-year +58 -10 -14
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 102 69 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.65% 1.45% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.43% 10.19% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 87 60 58
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £36,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.84% -18.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £23,300 £19,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year - -14.77% -14.56%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 707 677 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.37% 14.22% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 590 607 638
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £27,425
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Birmingham

JIRA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Birmingham

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 63 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (46.08%) Test Automation
3 41 (40.20%) QA
4 37 (36.27%) Selenium
4 37 (36.27%) Java
5 29 (28.43%) Git (software)
6 26 (25.49%) Test Scripting
6 26 (25.49%) JMeter
7 25 (24.51%) C#
8 22 (21.57%) SQL
9 21 (20.59%) .NET
9 21 (20.59%) JUnit
10 20 (19.61%) Open Source
10 20 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (18.63%) BDD
11 19 (18.63%) Degree
12 17 (16.67%) WebDriver
12 17 (16.67%) MVC
12 17 (16.67%) Cucumber
12 17 (16.67%) Jenkins
13 16 (15.69%) ISEB
13 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (14.71%) AngularJS
15 14 (13.73%) Node.js
15 14 (13.73%) SpecFlow
15 14 (13.73%) Gherkin
15 14 (13.73%) Scenario Testing
15 14 (13.73%) ISTQB
15 14 (13.73%) Retail

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 8 (7.84%) Confluence
2 4 (3.92%) JBoss
3 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.98%) Apache
4 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.98%) Drupal
4 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.96%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.80%) GitHub
3 8 (7.84%) SaaS
4 2 (1.96%) Slack
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.98%) Asana
5 1 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.98%) G Suite
5 1 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.98%) IaaS
5 1 (0.98%) Office 365
5 1 (0.98%) PaaS
5 1 (0.98%) Serverless
5 1 (0.98%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) HTTP
2 5 (4.90%) Intranet
3 2 (1.96%) Internet
3 2 (1.96%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.98%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) NoSQL
2 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.86%) MySQL
3 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.96%) MarkLogic
5 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.98%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.98%) OLAP
6 1 (0.98%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.98%) Riak
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 37 (36.27%) Selenium
2 29 (28.43%) Git (software)
3 26 (25.49%) JMeter
4 21 (20.59%) JUnit
5 17 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 17 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 17 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 14 (13.73%) SpecFlow
7 12 (11.76%) SoapUI
7 12 (11.76%) TeamCity
7 12 (11.76%) WATIR
8 9 (8.82%) JBehave
8 9 (8.82%) TestRail
9 8 (7.84%) NuGet
10 7 (6.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (6.86%) eggPlant
10 7 (6.86%) Gradle
10 7 (6.86%) Ranorex
10 7 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (5.88%) TestNG
General
1 14 (13.73%) Retail
2 12 (11.76%) Finance
3 10 (9.80%) Banking
4 9 (8.82%) Games
5 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.96%) Legal
6 2 (1.96%) Marketing
6 2 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.96%) Publishing
7 1 (0.98%) Advertising
7 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (36.27%) Analyst
2 31 (30.39%) Developer
3 21 (20.59%) Test Analyst
4 13 (12.75%) QA Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Tester
5 11 (10.78%) C# Developer
5 11 (10.78%) Test Engineer
6 10 (9.80%) Java Developer
7 9 (8.82%) Business Analyst
7 9 (8.82%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (8.82%) QA Tester
7 9 (8.82%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Analyst Developer
8 8 (7.84%) QA Leader
8 8 (7.84%) QA Team Leader
8 8 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (7.84%) Team Leader
9 7 (6.86%) Analyst Programmer
9 7 (6.86%) Developer Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.59%) .NET
2 15 (14.71%) AngularJS
3 14 (13.73%) Gherkin
3 14 (13.73%) Node.js
4 12 (11.76%) REST
5 11 (10.78%) Web Services
6 10 (9.80%) SOAP
7 9 (8.82%) jQuery
8 8 (7.84%) XML
9 7 (6.86%) RESTful
9 7 (6.86%) XSLT
10 6 (5.88%) CSS
10 6 (5.88%) HTML
11 5 (4.90%) Apache Flex
11 5 (4.90%) GWT
12 4 (3.92%) Symfony
13 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET
13 3 (2.94%) HTML5
13 3 (2.94%) JSON
14 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.88%) Fintech
4 5 (4.90%) User Experience
5 4 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.94%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.96%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.96%) Life Science
8 1 (0.98%) BBC
8 1 (0.98%) Blog
8 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.98%) Derivative
8 1 (0.98%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.86%) Windows
2 3 (2.94%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (46.08%) Test Automation
3 26 (25.49%) Test Scripting
4 20 (19.61%) Open Source
5 19 (18.63%) BDD
6 17 (16.67%) MVC
7 14 (13.73%) Scenario Testing
7 14 (13.73%) Scrum
7 14 (13.73%) Software Engineering
8 13 (12.75%) SDLC
9 11 (10.78%) Integration Testing
9 11 (10.78%) Microservices
9 11 (10.78%) User Stories
10 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (9.80%) Software Testing
10 10 (9.80%) Test Management
11 9 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (8.82%) TDD
11 9 (8.82%) Unit Testing
11 9 (8.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (36.27%) Java
2 25 (24.51%) C#
3 22 (21.57%) SQL
4 13 (12.75%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.84%) PHP
5 8 (7.84%) XPath
6 7 (6.86%) Ruby
7 4 (3.92%) Python
8 3 (2.94%) C
9 2 (1.96%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.96%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.96%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.96%) Perl
9 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.96%) XQuery
10 1 (0.98%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.98%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.98%) VB
10 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (18.63%) Degree
2 16 (15.69%) ISEB
3 14 (13.73%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (40.20%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) IEC 62304
2 2 (1.96%) ISO 13485
2 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.96%) MISRA
2 2 (1.96%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.98%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.98%) HDFS
2 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) Ansible
1 3 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (0.98%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.86%) CA Agile Central
3 6 (5.88%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.92%) Google
5 2 (1.96%) Citrix
5 2 (1.96%) HP
5 2 (1.96%) New Relic
6 1 (0.98%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle
6 1 (0.98%) Perforce
6 1 (0.98%) VMware
6 1 (0.98%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.98%) Yardi