Period
to 30 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 76 47 54
Rank change year-on-year -29 +7 +5
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 57 39 107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.23% 4.23% 4.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.51% 19.60% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 52
10th Percentile £39,250 £27,750 £27,550
25th Percentile £52,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +26.32% +10.47% -9.47%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,313 £57,500
90th Percentile " £70,000 £63,400
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +21.05% +2.70% -2.63%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 215 199 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.20% 21.58% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 136 141 318
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £33,022
25th Percentile £46,250 £40,000 £40,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Cambridgeshire

JIRA
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 30 July 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -29 42 £60,000 +11.63% 17
Huntingdon +1 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Peterborough -9 2 £72,500 +141.67%
JIRA
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 47 (82.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.11%) Social Skills
3 22 (38.60%) Scrum
4 20 (35.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (29.82%) Test Automation
6 16 (28.07%) Kanban
7 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 15 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 15 (26.32%) C++
7 15 (26.32%) Python
8 14 (24.56%) Windows
9 12 (21.05%) Computer Science
9 12 (21.05%) QA
9 12 (21.05%) SaaS
10 11 (19.30%) AWS
10 11 (19.30%) Degree
10 11 (19.30%) Linux
10 11 (19.30%) C#
11 9 (15.79%) Software Testing
11 9 (15.79%) TeamCity
12 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (14.04%) SQL
12 8 (14.04%) OO
12 8 (14.04%) Insurtech
12 8 (14.04%) Computer Science Degree
12 8 (14.04%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (14.04%) Docker
12 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
12 8 (14.04%) GCP
13 7 (12.28%) Kubernetes

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 7 (12.28%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MadCap Flare
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (5.26%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.05%) SaaS
2 11 (19.30%) AWS
3 8 (14.04%) GCP
4 7 (12.28%) GitHub
5 4 (7.02%) Cloud Functions
5 4 (7.02%) Firebase
5 4 (7.02%) Microsoft 365
6 3 (5.26%) Azure
6 3 (5.26%) Boomi
6 3 (5.26%) ServiceMax
6 3 (5.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) BigQuery
3 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.75%) GIS
4 1 (1.75%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.79%) TeamCity
3 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
4 6 (10.53%) ReSharper
4 6 (10.53%) SpecFlow
5 4 (7.02%) Bitbucket
5 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.02%) Selenium
6 3 (5.26%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.51%) CMake
8 1 (1.75%) GitLab
8 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.75%) TestRail
General
1 24 (42.11%) Social Skills
2 7 (12.28%) German Language
3 5 (8.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (5.26%) Electronics
4 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.26%) Marketing
5 2 (3.51%) Local Government
6 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.75%) Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Finance
6 1 (1.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Scrum Master
3 13 (22.81%) Test Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Test Automation Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) C++ Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Python Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Android Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Product Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Python Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Product Manager
9 2 (3.51%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Junior
9 2 (3.51%) Junior Test Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Python Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) .NET
2 6 (10.53%) React
3 4 (7.02%) Android Jetpack
3 4 (7.02%) Android SDK
3 4 (7.02%) Node.js
4 3 (5.26%) Middleware
4 3 (5.26%) RESTful
4 3 (5.26%) Web Services
5 2 (3.51%) CSS
5 2 (3.51%) Flask
5 2 (3.51%) HTML
5 2 (3.51%) NumPy
5 2 (3.51%) SciPy
5 2 (3.51%) Vue.js
5 2 (3.51%) WPF
6 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.75%) Django
6 1 (1.75%) JSON
6 1 (1.75%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (12.28%) Animation
2 7 (12.28%) BBC
2 7 (12.28%) Life Science
2 7 (12.28%) STB
3 2 (3.51%) Social Media
4 1 (1.75%) Biotechnology
4 1 (1.75%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Android
4 3 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (82.46%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) Scrum
3 20 (35.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (29.82%) Test Automation
5 16 (28.07%) Kanban
6 15 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 12 (21.05%) Computer Science
8 9 (15.79%) Software Testing
9 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (14.04%) Insurtech
9 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
9 8 (14.04%) OO
10 7 (12.28%) Cross-Platform Development
10 7 (12.28%) Multithreading
10 7 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (12.28%) Regression Testing
11 6 (10.53%) BDD
11 6 (10.53%) Manual Testing
11 6 (10.53%) Performance Testing
11 6 (10.53%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) C++
1 15 (26.32%) Python
2 11 (19.30%) C#
3 8 (14.04%) SQL
4 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.02%) Kotlin
6 2 (3.51%) Java
6 2 (3.51%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.75%) Go
7 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 8 (14.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.02%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.02%) PhD
4 3 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.75%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) NIST
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) ANSYS
1 6 (10.53%) Bloomberg
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.26%) Dell
3 3 (5.26%) JD Edwards
4 2 (3.51%) Facebook
4 2 (3.51%) Instagram
5 1 (1.75%) Atlassian