Period
to 23 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 90 96
Rank change year-on-year +21 +6 +32
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 357 398 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.95% 3.18% 3.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.24% 15.78% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 258 282 307
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,425 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £66,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,536 2,522 2,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.98% 20.13% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,184 2,007 2,012
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in the East of England

JIRA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for JIRA in the East of England

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for JIRA in the East of England

JIRA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 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
Cambridgeshire +30 146 £45,000 -10.00% 31
Hertfordshire +7 126 £51,750 +3.50% 27
Bedfordshire +23 41 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Suffolk +23 26 £45,000 - 4
Essex 0 15 £37,500 -31.82% 7
Norfolk +18 4 £47,500 - 2
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 of England region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 274 (76.75%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (35.57%) Test Automation
3 100 (28.01%) SQL
4 94 (26.33%) Java
5 91 (25.49%) C#
6 79 (22.13%) Linux
7 76 (21.29%) Confluence
8 73 (20.45%) Scrum
9 71 (19.89%) Microsoft Azure
10 70 (19.61%) TDD
11 68 (19.05%) .NET
12 66 (18.49%) Python
12 66 (18.49%) BDD
13 64 (17.93%) Jenkins
13 64 (17.93%) Microsoft
14 63 (17.65%) Git (software)
15 62 (17.37%) Mobile App
16 61 (17.09%) SQL Server
17 60 (16.81%) JavaScript
17 60 (16.81%) QA
17 60 (16.81%) DevOps
18 52 (14.57%) Problem-Solving
19 51 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
19 51 (14.29%) User Stories
20 49 (13.73%) Oracle
20 49 (13.73%) Software Engineering
21 48 (13.45%) Scaled Agile Framework
22 47 (13.17%) WorldPay
23 44 (12.32%) Kanban
24 43 (12.04%) Test Management

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 76 (21.29%) Confluence
2 8 (2.24%) nginx
3 7 (1.96%) Traefik
4 6 (1.68%) Mule
5 4 (1.12%) Apache
5 4 (1.12%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.12%) CMS
5 4 (1.12%) Drupal
5 4 (1.12%) IIS
5 4 (1.12%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.56%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (5.60%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.52%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.84%) HipChat
7 1 (0.28%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) CiviCRM
2 1 (0.28%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 71 (19.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (5.88%) GitHub
4 17 (4.76%) SaaS
5 7 (1.96%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.68%) BrowserStack
7 5 (1.40%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (1.12%) Serverless
8 4 (1.12%) Slack
8 4 (1.12%) Trello
9 3 (0.84%) Data Lake Analytics
9 3 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.56%) Stackdriver
11 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.20%) Firewall
1 15 (4.20%) HTTP
2 11 (3.08%) DHCP
2 11 (3.08%) DNS
2 11 (3.08%) ICMP
2 11 (3.08%) SNMP
2 11 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.12%) SSH
4 3 (0.84%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.84%) Intranet
4 3 (0.84%) VLAN
5 2 (0.56%) Internet
5 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.28%) Broadband
6 1 (0.28%) Extranet
6 1 (0.28%) LAN
6 1 (0.28%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.28%) WAN
6 1 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 34 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (8.68%) NoSQL
4 25 (7.00%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (6.72%) MySQL
6 23 (6.44%) SQL Server 2016
6 23 (6.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (6.16%) Big Data
8 17 (4.76%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.96%) Power BI
11 6 (1.68%) QlikView
11 6 (1.68%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.40%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.40%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.40%) Data Lake
12 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (1.40%) Snowflake Schema
12 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 64 (17.93%) Jenkins
2 63 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 38 (10.64%) Selenium
4 36 (10.08%) Visual Studio
5 35 (9.80%) Cucumber
6 30 (8.40%) Subversion
7 23 (6.44%) Appium
8 22 (6.16%) Maven
9 21 (5.88%) TeamCity
10 20 (5.60%) Sonatype Nexus
11 17 (4.76%) eggPlant
12 13 (3.64%) Zephyr
13 11 (3.08%) WebDriver
14 10 (2.80%) Bitbucket
14 10 (2.80%) SoapUI
15 9 (2.52%) JUnit
15 9 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (2.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (2.24%) JMeter
17 6 (1.68%) TestRail
General
1 31 (8.68%) Finance
2 20 (5.60%) Banking
3 16 (4.48%) Retail
4 7 (1.96%) Automotive
5 6 (1.68%) Games
5 6 (1.68%) Marketing
6 5 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.12%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.84%) Electronics
8 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 102 (28.57%) Developer
2 47 (13.17%) Analyst
3 45 (12.61%) Test Engineer
4 30 (8.40%) SQL Developer
5 29 (8.12%) QA Engineer
6 28 (7.84%) Tester
7 27 (7.56%) Test Analyst
8 24 (6.72%) Software Test Engineer
9 23 (6.44%) QA Test Engineer
9 23 (6.44%) SQL Server Developer
10 22 (6.16%) Software Developer
11 21 (5.88%) Data Migration Developer
11 21 (5.88%) ETL Developer
11 21 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
11 21 (5.88%) Oracle ETL Developer
11 21 (5.88%) PostgreSQL Developer
11 21 (5.88%) QA Tester
12 17 (4.76%) C# Developer
13 16 (4.48%) Project Manager
13 16 (4.48%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (19.05%) .NET
2 41 (11.48%) Web Services
3 35 (9.80%) JSON
4 32 (8.96%) HTML
5 29 (8.12%) AngularJS
6 28 (7.84%) CSS
6 28 (7.84%) XML
7 24 (6.72%) REST
8 21 (5.88%) OAuth
8 21 (5.88%) OpenID
9 19 (5.32%) .NET Framework
10 12 (3.36%) ASP.NET
10 12 (3.36%) HTML5
10 12 (3.36%) OAuth2
10 12 (3.36%) XACML
11 11 (3.08%) WPF
12 10 (2.80%) Angular 2
12 10 (2.80%) Gherkin
12 10 (2.80%) Node.js
13 9 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 62 (17.37%) Mobile App
2 43 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.88%) Reference Data
4 16 (4.48%) Animation
4 16 (4.48%) Photography
4 16 (4.48%) Security Operations Centre
5 12 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (2.80%) Fintech
7 8 (2.24%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.96%) User Experience
9 5 (1.40%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.12%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.84%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.56%) Life Science
12 2 (0.56%) Social Media
13 1 (0.28%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.28%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 79 (22.13%) Linux
2 37 (10.36%) Android
2 37 (10.36%) Apple iOS
2 37 (10.36%) Windows
3 11 (3.08%) Mac OS X
4 8 (2.24%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.40%) Unix
6 2 (0.56%) VMS
7 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (76.75%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (35.57%) Test Automation
3 73 (20.45%) Scrum
4 70 (19.61%) TDD
5 66 (18.49%) BDD
6 60 (16.81%) DevOps
7 52 (14.57%) Problem-Solving
8 51 (14.29%) User Stories
9 49 (13.73%) Software Engineering
10 48 (13.45%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 44 (12.32%) Kanban
12 43 (12.04%) Migration
12 43 (12.04%) Test Management
13 40 (11.20%) Project Management
13 40 (11.20%) SDLC
14 39 (10.92%) Waterfall
15 38 (10.64%) Data Migration
15 38 (10.64%) ETL
16 34 (9.52%) Software Testing
17 32 (8.96%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (28.01%) SQL
2 94 (26.33%) Java
3 91 (25.49%) C#
4 66 (18.49%) Python
5 60 (16.81%) JavaScript
6 41 (11.48%) T-SQL
7 27 (7.56%) Bash Shell
8 23 (6.44%) PowerShell
9 22 (6.16%) PHP
10 21 (5.88%) PL/SQL
11 18 (5.04%) C++
12 14 (3.92%) TypeScript
13 10 (2.80%) VB.NET
14 8 (2.24%) Perl
15 6 (1.68%) C
16 4 (1.12%) Ruby
16 4 (1.12%) VB
17 3 (0.84%) Kotlin
17 3 (0.84%) Scala
18 2 (0.56%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 43 (12.04%) Degree
2 40 (11.20%) ISTQB
3 34 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 31 (8.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 29 (8.12%) SC Cleared
6 24 (6.72%) ISEB
7 16 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (3.08%) GCIA
8 11 (3.08%) GCIH
8 11 (3.08%) GSEC
8 11 (3.08%) SSCP
9 6 (1.68%) Postgraduate
10 5 (1.40%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.84%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
14 1 (0.28%) CBAP
14 1 (0.28%) CISSP
14 1 (0.28%) IIBA
14 1 (0.28%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (16.81%) QA
2 21 (5.88%) Data Quality
3 18 (5.04%) PSD2
4 12 (3.36%) GDPR
4 12 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (3.36%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.12%) PMO
6 1 (0.28%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 16 (4.48%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (1.96%) Docker
3 3 (0.84%) Firmware
4 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (5.32%) HP ALM
2 6 (1.68%) Ansible
3 5 (1.40%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.12%) Terraform
5 3 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.84%) Mesos
5 3 (0.84%) Rancher
5 3 (0.84%) yum
6 2 (0.56%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (17.93%) Microsoft
2 49 (13.73%) Oracle
3 47 (13.17%) WorldPay
4 21 (5.88%) HP
4 21 (5.88%) Talend
5 13 (3.64%) Atlassian
6 12 (3.36%) Splunk
7 11 (3.08%) Tableau
8 10 (2.80%) Google
9 7 (1.96%) New Relic
10 6 (1.68%) MuleSoft
11 4 (1.12%) PureLoad
12 3 (0.84%) Sonatype
13 2 (0.56%) Atmel
13 2 (0.56%) IBM
13 2 (0.56%) Percona
13 2 (0.56%) Planview
13 2 (0.56%) SAP
13 2 (0.56%) SolarWinds
14 1 (0.28%) Informatica