Period
to 19 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 46 93
Rank change year-on-year +10 +47 -29
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 103 160 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 6.79% 6.25% 3.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.95% 27.54% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 42 69 74
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -12.20% -6.82%
10th Percentile £36,450 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £69,750 £58,825 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -5.26% -13.64%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 430 581 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 28.35% 22.69% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 242 364 478
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,375 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.25% +6.67%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Cambridge

JIRA
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Cambridge

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 82 (79.61%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (47.57%) Test Automation
3 45 (43.69%) C#
4 40 (38.83%) SQL
5 38 (36.89%) Linux
5 38 (36.89%) BDD
6 37 (35.92%) Jenkins
6 37 (35.92%) Visual Studio
7 33 (32.04%) Python
7 33 (32.04%) Degree
7 33 (32.04%) Problem-Solving
8 32 (31.07%) Windows
9 31 (30.10%) Software Engineering
9 31 (30.10%) Computer Science
9 31 (30.10%) Selenium
10 30 (29.13%) Scrum
10 30 (29.13%) Java
10 30 (29.13%) WorldPay
11 29 (28.16%) Cucumber
11 29 (28.16%) QA
12 26 (25.24%) C++
12 26 (25.24%) Functional Testing
12 26 (25.24%) User Stories
13 24 (23.30%) Android
14 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
15 22 (21.36%) Computer Science Degree
16 21 (20.39%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (20.39%) Multithreading
16 21 (20.39%) Animation
16 21 (20.39%) Photography

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 20 (19.42%) Confluence
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.97%) Apache
3 1 (0.97%) CMS
3 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.97%) nginx
3 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.97%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (15.53%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.97%) Magento
2 1 (0.97%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.97%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.97%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.85%) BrowserStack
3 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.97%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.97%) GitHub
4 1 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.97%) Office 365
4 1 (0.97%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.97%) PowerApps
4 1 (0.97%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) Internet
1 1 (0.97%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2017
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.97%) Big Data
4 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (35.92%) Jenkins
1 37 (35.92%) Visual Studio
2 31 (30.10%) Selenium
3 29 (28.16%) Cucumber
4 20 (19.42%) Maven
5 19 (18.45%) Git (software)
6 16 (15.53%) SoapUI
7 15 (14.56%) JUnit
8 14 (13.59%) Appium
8 14 (13.59%) eggPlant
8 14 (13.59%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (9.71%) Gradle
9 10 (9.71%) JMeter
10 9 (8.74%) TeamCity
10 9 (8.74%) TestNG
11 7 (6.80%) Subversion
12 5 (4.85%) Eclipse
12 5 (4.85%) GoCD
13 2 (1.94%) GitLab
13 2 (1.94%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (9.71%) Games
2 2 (1.94%) Electronics
2 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.97%) Finance
3 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (33.01%) Developer
2 26 (25.24%) Test Engineer
3 17 (16.50%) Analyst
3 17 (16.50%) QA Engineer
4 16 (15.53%) Test Analyst
5 14 (13.59%) QA Test Engineer
5 14 (13.59%) Quality Engineer
6 12 (11.65%) C++ Developer
7 10 (9.71%) Test Automation Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Architect
9 5 (4.85%) Performance Architect
9 5 (4.85%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Project Manager
11 3 (2.91%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.91%) Full Stack Web Developer
11 3 (2.91%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (2.91%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.91%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) OpenGL
2 15 (14.56%) .NET
3 11 (10.68%) RESTful
3 11 (10.68%) WPF
4 10 (9.71%) Kafka
5 9 (8.74%) jOOQ
5 9 (8.74%) JSON
5 9 (8.74%) WCF
6 6 (5.83%) HTML
7 5 (4.85%) CSS
7 5 (4.85%) Jest
7 5 (4.85%) LLVM
7 5 (4.85%) OpenGL ES
7 5 (4.85%) REST
7 5 (4.85%) Vulkan
8 4 (3.88%) .NET Framework
8 4 (3.88%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.91%) Django
10 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.39%) Animation
1 21 (20.39%) Photography
2 15 (14.56%) Mobile App
3 11 (10.68%) Algorithms
3 11 (10.68%) Data Structures
4 10 (9.71%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (8.74%) Client/Server
5 9 (8.74%) Renewable Energy
6 7 (6.80%) Virtual Team
7 6 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.94%) Smart City
9 1 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.97%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (36.89%) Linux
2 32 (31.07%) Windows
3 24 (23.30%) Android
4 14 (13.59%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.85%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.97%) Debian
7 1 (0.97%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.97%) Solaris
7 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (79.61%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (47.57%) Test Automation
3 38 (36.89%) BDD
4 33 (32.04%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (30.10%) Computer Science
5 31 (30.10%) Software Engineering
6 30 (29.13%) Scrum
7 26 (25.24%) Functional Testing
7 26 (25.24%) User Stories
8 21 (20.39%) Multithreading
8 21 (20.39%) SDLC
8 21 (20.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (18.45%) Software Testing
10 17 (16.50%) E-Commerce
11 16 (15.53%) Agile Testing
11 16 (15.53%) Defect Tracking
11 16 (15.53%) Exploratory Testing
11 16 (15.53%) Non-Functional Testing
11 16 (15.53%) Test Planning
11 16 (15.53%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 45 (43.69%) C#
2 40 (38.83%) SQL
3 33 (32.04%) Python
4 30 (29.13%) Java
5 26 (25.24%) C++
6 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
7 13 (12.62%) C
8 9 (8.74%) Groovy
9 7 (6.80%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.97%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.97%) Clojure
10 1 (0.97%) Go
10 1 (0.97%) Java 8
10 1 (0.97%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.97%) Perl
10 1 (0.97%) PHP
10 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.97%) Scala
10 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (32.04%) Degree
2 22 (21.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.85%) ISEB
4 1 (0.97%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.97%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (28.16%) QA
2 3 (2.91%) SLA
3 1 (0.97%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (14.56%) Docker
2 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (15.53%) Kubernetes
2 14 (13.59%) HP ALM
3 5 (4.85%) Ansible
4 1 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.97%) Istio
4 1 (0.97%) Mesos
4 1 (0.97%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (29.13%) WorldPay
2 14 (13.59%) HP
3 2 (1.94%) Freshdesk
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.97%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.97%) Rakuten
4 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com