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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 101 123 100
Rank change year-on-year +22 -23  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 19 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.06% 0.48% 1.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.17% 3.08% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 19
Median salary £43,750 £28,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% -34.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,100 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 265 357 237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.74% 15.46% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 224 321 209
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Birmingham

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (64.44%) Selenium
3 27 (60.00%) Automation Testing
4 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 23 (51.11%) C++
5 23 (51.11%) Python
6 22 (48.89%) Java
7 21 (46.67%) Linux
8 17 (37.78%) Test Scripting
9 16 (35.56%) Finance
10 15 (33.33%) QA
11 11 (24.44%) Automated Testing
12 10 (22.22%) SQL
12 10 (22.22%) Mobile App
13 9 (20.00%) Fintech
13 9 (20.00%) C
13 9 (20.00%) Games
13 9 (20.00%) ISTQB
13 9 (20.00%) Degree
14 8 (17.78%) Manual Testing
15 7 (15.56%) Robot Framework
15 7 (15.56%) Defect Tracking
16 5 (11.11%) Android
16 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
16 5 (11.11%) Game Development
17 4 (8.89%) ISEB
17 4 (8.89%) Web Services
17 4 (8.89%) JMeter
17 4 (8.89%) REST
17 4 (8.89%) Cucumber

JIRA
Top Related 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 1 (2.22%) Confluence
1 1 (2.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Power BI
3 1 (2.22%) Redis
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (64.44%) Selenium
2 7 (15.56%) Robot Framework
3 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) JMeter
4 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.44%) Appium
5 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.44%) Concordion
5 2 (4.44%) Gradle
5 2 (4.44%) HttpUnit
5 2 (4.44%) JUnit
5 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
5 2 (4.44%) Maven
5 2 (4.44%) Mocha
5 2 (4.44%) The Grinder
6 1 (2.22%) CocoaPods
6 1 (2.22%) TestNG
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Games
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 11 (24.44%) Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Tester
3 9 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 8 (17.78%) Automation Test Lead
4 8 (17.78%) QA Tester
5 7 (15.56%) Games Tester
5 7 (15.56%) Software Tester
6 6 (13.33%) Software QA Tester
7 5 (11.11%) Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Graduate
7 5 (11.11%) Graduate Tester
7 5 (11.11%) Junior
7 5 (11.11%) Junior Games Tester
7 5 (11.11%) Junior QA Tester
7 5 (11.11%) Junior Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Graduate Software Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Junior Software Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) REST
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.67%) CSS
2 3 (6.67%) HTML
2 3 (6.67%) jQuery
2 3 (6.67%) JSON
3 2 (4.44%) .NET
3 2 (4.44%) Laravel
3 2 (4.44%) Node.js
3 2 (4.44%) RESTful
3 2 (4.44%) SOAP
3 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (4.44%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) Doctrine
4 1 (2.22%) Express
4 1 (2.22%) LESS
4 1 (2.22%) Material Design
4 1 (2.22%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (2.22%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 9 (20.00%) Fintech
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) EPoS
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Android
2 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 17 (37.78%) Test Scripting
4 11 (24.44%) Automated Testing
5 8 (17.78%) Manual Testing
6 7 (15.56%) Defect Tracking
7 5 (11.11%) Game Development
8 4 (8.89%) Performance Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.67%) Collateral Management
9 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.67%) Scrum
9 3 (6.67%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.67%) V-Model
9 3 (6.67%) Web Development
10 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.44%) Functional Testing
10 2 (4.44%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 23 (51.11%) C++
2 23 (51.11%) Python
3 22 (48.89%) Java
4 10 (22.22%) SQL
5 9 (20.00%) C
6 2 (4.44%) Perl
6 2 (4.44%) PHP
6 2 (4.44%) Ruby
7 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
1 9 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Tableau
3 1 (2.22%) Zend
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