Period
to 19 January 2021

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 19 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 67 105 108
Rank change year-on-year +38 +3 +17
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 49 48 78
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.53% 1.86% 2.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.85% 13.71% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 59 49 62
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% +20.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £67,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +10.34%

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 330 350 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 23.79% 13.59% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 255 312 359
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,525 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Birmingham

JIRA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Birmingham.

Salary trend for JIRA in Birmingham

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.90%) Confluence
3 20 (40.82%) Docker
3 20 (40.82%) MVC
4 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
5 18 (36.73%) Bitbucket
5 18 (36.73%) Software Engineering
6 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
7 15 (30.61%) C#
7 15 (30.61%) Java
7 15 (30.61%) SQL
7 15 (30.61%) Scrum
7 15 (30.61%) Kubernetes
8 13 (26.53%) Microservices
8 13 (26.53%) Node.js
9 12 (24.49%) Test Automation
9 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
9 12 (24.49%) Python
9 12 (24.49%) Finance
10 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
10 11 (22.45%) CSS
10 11 (22.45%) HTML
10 11 (22.45%) GitLab
10 11 (22.45%) TeamCity
10 11 (22.45%) RESTful
11 10 (20.41%) .NET
11 10 (20.41%) Spring
12 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
12 9 (18.37%) Azure
12 9 (18.37%) PowerShell

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 22 (44.90%) Confluence
2 7 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 7 (14.29%) JBoss
2 7 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.16%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.04%) Drupal
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Azure
2 8 (16.33%) AWS
2 8 (16.33%) GitHub
3 6 (12.24%) GCP
4 3 (6.12%) Power Platform
4 3 (6.12%) SaaS
5 2 (4.08%) Cloud Functions
5 2 (4.08%) PaaS
5 2 (4.08%) Trello
6 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (2.04%) IaaS
6 1 (2.04%) npm
6 1 (2.04%) Power Automate
6 1 (2.04%) PowerApps
6 1 (2.04%) Slack
6 1 (2.04%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DNS
1 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.16%) BigQuery
4 4 (8.16%) Bigtable
4 4 (8.16%) Cloud Spanner
5 3 (6.12%) Redis
6 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.08%) Power BI
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.04%) MySQL
7 1 (2.04%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
2 18 (36.73%) Bitbucket
3 11 (22.45%) GitLab
3 11 (22.45%) TeamCity
4 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
5 8 (16.33%) JUnit
6 7 (14.29%) Apache Archiva
6 7 (14.29%) Artifactory
6 7 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (14.29%) Mockito
6 7 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (6.12%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (4.08%) webpack
9 1 (2.04%) CircleCI
9 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.04%) git-flow
9 1 (2.04%) JBehave
9 1 (2.04%) TestCafe
9 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (2.04%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Public Sector
4 2 (4.08%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.04%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Developer
2 8 (16.33%) Lead Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
3 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (12.24%) PHP Developer
5 5 (10.20%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Symfony Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (8.16%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.16%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Development Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Software Development Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) Node.js
2 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
3 11 (22.45%) CSS
3 11 (22.45%) HTML
3 11 (22.45%) RESTful
4 10 (20.41%) .NET
4 10 (20.41%) Spring
5 9 (18.37%) React
5 9 (18.37%) REST
6 8 (16.33%) .NET Core
6 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
6 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (16.33%) Spring Boot
7 7 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 7 (14.29%) Java EE
7 7 (14.29%) JAX-RS
7 7 (14.29%) JMS
7 7 (14.29%) Spring Batch
7 7 (14.29%) Spring Integration
7 7 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Blog
1 4 (8.16%) Social Media
2 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.12%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) AIX
4 1 (2.04%) Solaris
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.82%) MVC
3 18 (36.73%) Software Engineering
4 15 (30.61%) Scrum
5 13 (26.53%) Microservices
6 12 (24.49%) Test Automation
7 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (16.33%) DevOps
8 8 (16.33%) Open Source
8 8 (16.33%) TDD
8 8 (16.33%) Technical Leadership
9 7 (14.29%) CQRS
9 7 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (14.29%) Pair Programming
9 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (12.24%) API Development
10 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
11 5 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (10.20%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.61%) C#
2 15 (30.61%) Java
2 15 (30.61%) SQL
3 12 (24.49%) Python
4 9 (18.37%) PowerShell
5 7 (14.29%) Java 8
5 7 (14.29%) PHP
5 7 (14.29%) TypeScript
6 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
7 5 (10.20%) Go
8 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.08%) Perl
9 1 (2.04%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.04%) C++
9 1 (2.04%) ES6
9 1 (2.04%) Kotlin
9 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.04%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) PMO
2 2 (4.08%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) GDPR
3 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (40.82%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Varnish
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) Kubernetes
2 7 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.08%) Ansible
3 2 (4.08%) Terraform
4 1 (2.04%) Packer
4 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) IBM
3 6 (12.24%) Atlassian
3 6 (12.24%) Google
4 5 (10.20%) Apple
5 1 (2.04%) Broadcom
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.04%) Sybase
5 1 (2.04%) Twitter
5 1 (2.04%) VMware