Period
to 24 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 66 62 80
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18 +74
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 151 190 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.10% 4.45% 3.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.39% 18.45% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 132 148 171
East Midlands median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% - +28.57%
10th Percentile £29,600 £29,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,095 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.58% +4.19% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 706 1,030 1,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.15% 24.12% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 615 707 883
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £30,318 £31,000 £28,550
90th Percentile £67,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in the East Midlands

JIRA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for JIRA in the East Midlands

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 January 2020.

Salary histogram for JIRA in the East Midlands

JIRA
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 January 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire +1 81 £47,500 +5.56% 24
Leicestershire +10 33 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Northamptonshire +8 12 £40,000 - 4
Lincolnshire -9 11 £40,000 +14.29% 7
Derbyshire -2 7 £52,500 +20.00% 13
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 102 (67.55%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (39.07%) Scrum
3 57 (37.75%) JavaScript
4 46 (30.46%) Finance
5 43 (28.48%) Java
6 39 (25.83%) Test Automation
7 38 (25.17%) Git (software)
8 34 (22.52%) Web Services
9 33 (21.85%) C#
9 33 (21.85%) QA
10 32 (21.19%) Degree
11 31 (20.53%) Jenkins
12 30 (19.87%) SQL
12 30 (19.87%) .NET
13 28 (18.54%) Project Management
14 26 (17.22%) HTML
14 26 (17.22%) CSS
14 26 (17.22%) Selenium
14 26 (17.22%) RESTful
14 26 (17.22%) Software Engineering
14 26 (17.22%) Virtual Team
15 24 (15.89%) AWS
15 24 (15.89%) Unit Testing
16 23 (15.23%) Unix
16 23 (15.23%) Waterfall
17 20 (13.25%) Confluence
17 20 (13.25%) Use Case
18 19 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (12.58%) GitHub
19 18 (11.92%) User Experience

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (13.25%) Confluence
2 7 (4.64%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.97%) Apache
4 5 (3.31%) PrestaShop
4 5 (3.31%) WordPress
5 1 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.66%) Liferay
5 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (7.95%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.32%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.32%) InDesign
3 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.32%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.66%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.89%) AWS
2 19 (12.58%) GitHub
3 11 (7.28%) Azure
4 7 (4.64%) OpenShift
4 7 (4.64%) Slack
4 7 (4.64%) Trello
5 5 (3.31%) SaaS
6 4 (2.65%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (1.99%) Serverless
8 2 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.32%) Smartsheet
9 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.66%) AWS Fargate
9 1 (0.66%) npm
9 1 (0.66%) Office 365
9 1 (0.66%) PaaS
9 1 (0.66%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.66%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.97%) VoIP
2 4 (2.65%) Internet
3 1 (0.66%) Firewall
3 1 (0.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.61%) MySQL
2 10 (6.62%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.96%) JasperReports
4 8 (5.30%) Amazon Aurora
5 7 (4.64%) Qlik Sense
6 5 (3.31%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (3.31%) MariaDB
6 5 (3.31%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.66%) Big Data
7 1 (0.66%) DB2
7 1 (0.66%) Flink
7 1 (0.66%) Power BI
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (25.17%) Git (software)
2 31 (20.53%) Jenkins
3 26 (17.22%) Selenium
4 12 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (7.28%) Visual Studio
6 9 (5.96%) SoapUI
7 7 (4.64%) Zephyr
8 6 (3.97%) Ant
8 6 (3.97%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.97%) Gradle
8 6 (3.97%) Grunt
8 6 (3.97%) gulp
8 6 (3.97%) Subversion
9 4 (2.65%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.65%) Postman
9 4 (2.65%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.99%) Hudson
10 3 (1.99%) Maven
10 3 (1.99%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.99%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 46 (30.46%) Finance
2 13 (8.61%) Public Sector
3 10 (6.62%) Legal
4 9 (5.96%) Banking
5 7 (4.64%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.97%) Electronics
6 6 (3.97%) Law
7 5 (3.31%) Marketing
7 5 (3.31%) Retail
8 4 (2.65%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.65%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.99%) Automotive
9 3 (1.99%) Local Government
10 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (31.79%) Developer
2 18 (11.92%) Analyst
3 13 (8.61%) QA Engineer
3 13 (8.61%) Software Developer
4 11 (7.28%) Development Manager
4 11 (7.28%) Project Manager
5 10 (6.62%) Governance Analyst
6 9 (5.96%) Lead Developer
6 9 (5.96%) Test Manager
7 8 (5.30%) C# Developer
7 8 (5.30%) Lead C# Developer
7 8 (5.30%) PHP Developer
7 8 (5.30%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.30%) Test Engineer
8 7 (4.64%) Development Engineer
8 7 (4.64%) Development Support Engineer
8 7 (4.64%) IT Project Manager
8 7 (4.64%) Java Developer
8 7 (4.64%) Senior Test Engineer
8 7 (4.64%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.52%) Web Services
2 30 (19.87%) .NET
3 26 (17.22%) CSS
3 26 (17.22%) HTML
3 26 (17.22%) RESTful
4 17 (11.26%) AngularJS
5 16 (10.60%) Node.js
5 16 (10.60%) Spring
6 14 (9.27%) SOAP
6 14 (9.27%) XML
7 13 (8.61%) HTML5
8 12 (7.95%) Vue.js
9 9 (5.96%) EDI
9 9 (5.96%) React
9 9 (5.96%) REST
10 8 (5.30%) .NET Core
10 8 (5.30%) CSS3
10 8 (5.30%) JSON
11 6 (3.97%) Polymer
11 6 (3.97%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.22%) Virtual Team
2 18 (11.92%) User Experience
3 10 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.64%) Cloud Native
6 6 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (3.97%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.65%) FMCG
7 4 (2.65%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.99%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (1.32%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.32%) PMI
9 2 (1.32%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.32%) Wiki
10 1 (0.66%) Blog
10 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.23%) Unix
2 15 (9.93%) Linux
3 7 (4.64%) Windows
4 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.66%) Android
5 1 (0.66%) Debian
5 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (67.55%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (39.07%) Scrum
3 39 (25.83%) Test Automation
4 28 (18.54%) Project Management
5 26 (17.22%) Software Engineering
6 24 (15.89%) Unit Testing
7 23 (15.23%) Waterfall
8 20 (13.25%) Use Case
9 19 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (11.92%) Kanban
11 17 (11.26%) Test Scripting
12 16 (10.60%) TDD
13 14 (9.27%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (8.61%) Artificial Intelligence
14 13 (8.61%) DevOps
14 13 (8.61%) Manual Testing
15 12 (7.95%) Customer Requirements
15 12 (7.95%) Defect Management
15 12 (7.95%) Web Design
16 11 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (37.75%) JavaScript
2 43 (28.48%) Java
3 33 (21.85%) C#
4 30 (19.87%) SQL
5 15 (9.93%) C++
6 8 (5.30%) PHP
7 7 (4.64%) ES6
7 7 (4.64%) ES7
8 5 (3.31%) PHP 5
8 5 (3.31%) PHP 7
8 5 (3.31%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.31%) Python
9 4 (2.65%) Ruby
10 3 (1.99%) Groovy
10 3 (1.99%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.32%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.32%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (21.19%) Degree
2 15 (9.93%) ISTQB
3 10 (6.62%) ISEB
4 8 (5.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.65%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.65%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.99%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.32%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (21.85%) QA
2 12 (7.95%) PMO
3 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.32%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.66%) GDPR
4 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.30%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.64%) HP ALM
2 5 (3.31%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.66%) Ansible
4 1 (0.66%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.66%) Control-M
4 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.66%) Terraform
4 1 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (10.60%) JDA
1 16 (10.60%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.27%) Google
3 10 (6.62%) Black Duck
4 9 (5.96%) Atlassian
5 7 (4.64%) HP
5 7 (4.64%) Oracle
6 6 (3.97%) CA
6 6 (3.97%) Delphix
7 5 (3.31%) SAP
8 3 (1.99%) Adobe
8 3 (1.99%) NEC
8 3 (1.99%) Northgate
9 2 (1.32%) Sun
10 1 (0.66%) Avaya
10 1 (0.66%) BMC
10 1 (0.66%) Cisco
10 1 (0.66%) Mitel
10 1 (0.66%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.66%) VMware