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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 124 107
Rank change year-on-year +32 -17  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 41 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.09% 0.81% 1.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.23% 5.64% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 17
Median salary £45,000 £36,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.28% -18.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £28,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 365 337 353
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 18.61% 14.29% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 306 283 300
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing JIRA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 39 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (56.45%) Test Automation
3 32 (51.61%) Java
4 31 (50.00%) QA
5 27 (43.55%) Selenium
6 23 (37.10%) Test Scripting
7 17 (27.42%) JMeter
8 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
8 16 (25.81%) Degree
9 15 (24.19%) Finance
9 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
10 13 (20.97%) SQL
10 13 (20.97%) JUnit
10 13 (20.97%) Retail
11 12 (19.35%) BDD
12 11 (17.74%) WATIR
12 11 (17.74%) SpecFlow
12 11 (17.74%) Gherkin
12 11 (17.74%) SOAP
12 11 (17.74%) Games
13 10 (16.13%) ISTQB
13 10 (16.13%) AngularJS
13 10 (16.13%) Mobile App
13 10 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (16.13%) Test Management
13 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (16.13%) Fintech
14 9 (14.52%) CA Agile Central
14 9 (14.52%) JBehave
14 9 (14.52%) Open Source

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 2 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (4.84%) SaaS
3 3 (4.84%) Slack
4 1 (1.61%) Asana
4 1 (1.61%) G Suite
4 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) HTTP
1 3 (4.84%) Skype
2 2 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.45%) Big Data
3 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.45%) Power BI
3 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.23%) MarkLogic
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (43.55%) Selenium
2 17 (27.42%) JMeter
3 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
4 13 (20.97%) JUnit
5 11 (17.74%) SpecFlow
5 11 (17.74%) WATIR
6 10 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (14.52%) eggPlant
7 9 (14.52%) JBehave
7 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
7 9 (14.52%) Ranorex
7 9 (14.52%) SoapUI
8 7 (11.29%) Cucumber
8 7 (11.29%) TestNG
9 4 (6.45%) Gradle
9 4 (6.45%) WebDriver
10 3 (4.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 3 (4.84%) Protractor
10 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (4.84%) TestRail
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Retail
3 11 (17.74%) Games
4 7 (11.29%) Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Back Office
6 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Analyst
1 16 (25.81%) Tester
2 15 (24.19%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) QA Tester
2 15 (24.19%) Test Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) QA Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Test Leader
5 8 (12.90%) Senior QA Tester
5 8 (12.90%) Senior Tester
5 8 (12.90%) Software Tester
5 8 (12.90%) Test Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Software QA Tester
7 6 (9.68%) QA Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) QA Test Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Senior QA Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Senior QA Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) Gherkin
1 11 (17.74%) SOAP
2 10 (16.13%) AngularJS
3 8 (12.90%) Node.js
3 8 (12.90%) Web Services
4 7 (11.29%) REST
4 7 (11.29%) RESTful
5 5 (8.06%) XML
6 3 (4.84%) jQuery
6 3 (4.84%) JSON
6 3 (4.84%) React
6 3 (4.84%) XSLT
7 2 (3.23%) Apache Flex
7 2 (3.23%) CSS
7 2 (3.23%) GWT
7 2 (3.23%) HTML
7 2 (3.23%) HTML5
7 2 (3.23%) Middleware
7 2 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (3.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Fintech
1 10 (16.13%) Mobile App
2 8 (12.90%) User Experience
3 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.45%) EPoS
5 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.61%) Derivative
7 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.23%) Android
3 2 (3.23%) Unix
3 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (56.45%) Test Automation
3 23 (37.10%) Test Scripting
4 12 (19.35%) BDD
5 10 (16.13%) Test Management
6 9 (14.52%) Defect Tracking
6 9 (14.52%) Open Source
7 8 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (12.90%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (12.90%) Test Strategy
8 7 (11.29%) DevOps
8 7 (11.29%) SDLC
9 6 (9.68%) Manual Testing
9 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
9 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
10 5 (8.06%) Coaching
10 5 (8.06%) OO
10 5 (8.06%) Scenario Testing
10 5 (8.06%) Web Development
11 4 (6.45%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) Java
2 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.97%) SQL
4 6 (9.68%) C++
4 6 (9.68%) Python
5 3 (4.84%) Apple Swift
5 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
5 3 (4.84%) XPath
6 2 (3.23%) C#
6 2 (3.23%) Perl
6 2 (3.23%) Ruby
6 2 (3.23%) XQuery
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
7 1 (1.61%) VB
7 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Degree
2 10 (16.13%) ISTQB
3 9 (14.52%) ISEB
4 3 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.61%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) MiFID
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) CA Agile Central
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.45%) Tableau
5 3 (4.84%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.84%) Google
6 2 (3.23%) SAP
7 1 (1.61%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.61%) Yardi
7 1 (1.61%) Zend
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