Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 81 153
Rank change year-on-year +20 +72 +54
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 188 196 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.41% 3.67% 1.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.73% 16.81% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 148 172 96
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +17.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,875 £57,500 £49,375
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 1,004 1,166 1,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.57% 21.84% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 678 950 990
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,450 £26,475
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +0.53%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 +24 96 £46,250 +8.82% 13
Leicestershire -18 44 £50,000 +25.00% 27
Northamptonshire -15 20 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Lincolnshire +36 15 £40,000 - 3
Derbyshire +14 11 £25,250 -49.50%
Rutland - 1 £25,000 -
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 149 (79.26%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (49.47%) Java
3 77 (40.96%) Git (software)
4 76 (40.43%) Test Automation
4 76 (40.43%) Scrum
5 72 (38.30%) C#
6 62 (32.98%) QA
7 57 (30.32%) Selenium
7 57 (30.32%) Test Management
8 53 (28.19%) Web Services
9 50 (26.60%) OOP
10 49 (26.06%) JavaScript
10 49 (26.06%) JMeter
10 49 (26.06%) SoapUI
11 48 (25.53%) Unit Testing
12 47 (25.00%) WebDriver
13 44 (23.40%) SDLC
14 43 (22.87%) OO
15 41 (21.81%) SQL
16 39 (20.74%) Jenkins
17 37 (19.68%) Amazon AWS
18 36 (19.15%) Confluence
18 36 (19.15%) TDD
19 33 (17.55%) Zephyr
20 32 (17.02%) Scenario Testing
21 30 (15.96%) User Stories
21 30 (15.96%) Functional Testing
21 30 (15.96%) BDD
21 30 (15.96%) Project Planning
22 27 (14.36%) Cucumber

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 36 (19.15%) Confluence
2 10 (5.32%) IIS
3 9 (4.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (3.72%) Apache
5 5 (2.66%) Liferay
6 4 (2.13%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.60%) JBoss
8 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.06%) HipChat
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.53%) InVision
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (19.68%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.66%) PaaS
3 5 (2.66%) SaaS
4 3 (1.60%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.60%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.60%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.60%) Serverless
5 2 (1.06%) Firebase
5 2 (1.06%) IaaS
5 2 (1.06%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (1.06%) Office 365
6 1 (0.53%) Apigee
6 1 (0.53%) Asana
6 1 (0.53%) NuGet
6 1 (0.53%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) AMQP
1 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.53%) HTTP
1 1 (0.53%) IPv4
1 1 (0.53%) IPv6
1 1 (0.53%) LAN
1 1 (0.53%) SAN
1 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.51%) SQLite
2 8 (4.26%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.72%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.13%) MySQL
4 4 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.06%) Big Data
6 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.53%) HBase
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.53%) Redis
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 77 (40.96%) Git (software)
2 57 (30.32%) Selenium
3 49 (26.06%) JMeter
3 49 (26.06%) SoapUI
4 47 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 39 (20.74%) Jenkins
6 33 (17.55%) Zephyr
7 27 (14.36%) Cucumber
8 24 (12.77%) Subversion
9 20 (10.64%) Sonatype Nexus
10 10 (5.32%) Jasmine
11 9 (4.79%) Maven
12 8 (4.26%) Visual Studio
13 7 (3.72%) Bitbucket
13 7 (3.72%) Travis CI
14 6 (3.19%) GitLab
14 6 (3.19%) JUnit
15 5 (2.66%) Bower
15 5 (2.66%) gulp
15 5 (2.66%) webpack
General
1 15 (7.98%) Retail
2 10 (5.32%) Finance
2 10 (5.32%) Marketing
3 4 (2.13%) Automotive
3 4 (2.13%) Electronics
3 4 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.60%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.60%) Games
5 2 (1.06%) Advertising
6 1 (0.53%) Banking
6 1 (0.53%) French Language
6 1 (0.53%) German Language
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Military
6 1 (0.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 75 (39.89%) Developer
2 34 (18.09%) QA Engineer
3 27 (14.36%) Senior QA Engineer
4 25 (13.30%) Java Engineer
5 24 (12.77%) Tester
6 23 (12.23%) Senior Java Engineer
7 22 (11.70%) Automation Tester
8 17 (9.04%) Software Developer
8 17 (9.04%) Test Engineer
9 14 (7.45%) .NET Developer
9 14 (7.45%) C# Developer
10 12 (6.38%) iOS Developer
10 12 (6.38%) Java Developer
11 11 (5.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 10 (5.32%) Project Manager
12 10 (5.32%) Test Automation Engineer
13 9 (4.79%) QA Automation Engineer
14 8 (4.26%) Agile Developer
15 7 (3.72%) QA Leader
15 7 (3.72%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (28.19%) Web Services
2 26 (13.83%) .NET
3 25 (13.30%) REST
4 23 (12.23%) CSS
5 22 (11.70%) HTML
6 21 (11.17%) React
7 19 (10.11%) SOAP
8 17 (9.04%) HTML5
9 15 (7.98%) Node.js
10 14 (7.45%) Sass
11 11 (5.85%) AngularJS
11 11 (5.85%) CSS3
11 11 (5.85%) J2EE
11 11 (5.85%) Spring
12 10 (5.32%) XML
13 9 (4.79%) Gherkin
14 8 (4.26%) JSON
14 8 (4.26%) WinForms
15 7 (3.72%) RESTful
15 7 (3.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.30%) Mobile App
1 25 (13.30%) User Experience
2 11 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.85%) iPad
3 7 (3.72%) NHS
4 5 (2.66%) Wiki
5 4 (2.13%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.06%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.06%) PKI
6 2 (1.06%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.53%) Fintech
7 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.77%) Linux
2 18 (9.57%) Apple iOS
3 14 (7.45%) Windows
4 5 (2.66%) Android
4 5 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.66%) Unix
5 4 (2.13%) CentOS
6 1 (0.53%) Solaris
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (79.26%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (40.43%) Scrum
2 76 (40.43%) Test Automation
3 57 (30.32%) Test Management
4 50 (26.60%) OOP
5 48 (25.53%) Unit Testing
6 44 (23.40%) SDLC
7 43 (22.87%) OO
8 36 (19.15%) TDD
9 32 (17.02%) Scenario Testing
10 30 (15.96%) BDD
10 30 (15.96%) Functional Testing
10 30 (15.96%) Project Planning
10 30 (15.96%) User Stories
11 23 (12.23%) Exploratory Testing
12 22 (11.70%) Non-Functional Testing
12 22 (11.70%) Software Engineering
13 19 (10.11%) Waterfall
14 18 (9.57%) Defect Management
14 18 (9.57%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 93 (49.47%) Java
2 72 (38.30%) C#
3 49 (26.06%) JavaScript
4 41 (21.81%) SQL
5 18 (9.57%) Objective-C
6 16 (8.51%) Python
7 15 (7.98%) C++
8 8 (4.26%) ES6
9 5 (2.66%) Apple Swift
9 5 (2.66%) Groovy
10 4 (2.13%) Scala
10 4 (2.13%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.60%) Java 8
11 3 (1.60%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.06%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.06%) Jython
12 2 (1.06%) PHP
12 2 (1.06%) Ruby
12 2 (1.06%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.53%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 19 (10.11%) Degree
2 8 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (32.98%) QA
2 4 (2.13%) PMO
3 1 (0.53%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.53%) GDPR
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (7.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.60%) HP ALM
2 3 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.06%) Ansible
3 2 (1.06%) Puppet
3 2 (1.06%) Salt
4 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (6.91%) SAP
2 11 (5.85%) WorldPay
3 9 (4.79%) Adobe
4 8 (4.26%) Atlassian
4 8 (4.26%) hybris
5 6 (3.19%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.19%) Reuters
6 5 (2.66%) Oracle
6 5 (2.66%) Sencha
7 4 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.60%) ATG
8 3 (1.60%) Demandware
8 3 (1.60%) HP
8 3 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.06%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.53%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.53%) Cisco
10 1 (0.53%) IBM
10 1 (0.53%) Tableau
10 1 (0.53%) TOWER Software