Period
to 21 September 2019

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

Atlassian JIRA
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 75 109
Rank change year-on-year +32 +34 +6
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 130 149 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.11% 3.61% 2.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.08% 21.53% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 87 120 99
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -25.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £70,000 £80,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 463 692 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 18.21% 16.76% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 321 592 789
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% -5.26% +2.15%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Hertfordshire

JIRA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Hertfordshire

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Hertfordshire

JIRA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Watford 0 40 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Harpenden - 24 £40,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +30 21 £53,750 +19.44%
Stevenage +4 7 £45,000 +12.50%
St Albans +23 5 £70,000 +43.59% 1
Hemel Hempstead +3 5 £60,000 +42.86% 3
Hitchin -1 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Hatfield +28 1 £37,500 -40.00%
Rickmansworth - 1 £80,000 - 1
Berkhamsted - 1 £25,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £65,000 - 1
JIRA
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 91 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (49.23%) SQL
3 54 (41.54%) Test Automation
4 47 (36.15%) SQL Server
5 40 (30.77%) TDD
6 39 (30.00%) C#
6 39 (30.00%) Scrum
6 39 (30.00%) BDD
7 38 (29.23%) Migration
7 38 (29.23%) Data Migration
8 34 (26.15%) Azure
9 33 (25.38%) DevOps
10 32 (24.62%) Security Cleared
11 31 (23.85%) .NET
12 30 (23.08%) Test Scripting
12 30 (23.08%) QA
13 28 (21.54%) Retail
13 28 (21.54%) Windows
14 24 (18.46%) ASP.NET
14 24 (18.46%) CSS
14 24 (18.46%) MVC
14 24 (18.46%) Confluence
14 24 (18.46%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 23 (17.69%) ASP.NET Web API
15 23 (17.69%) JavaScript
15 23 (17.69%) ETL
16 22 (16.92%) E-Commerce
16 22 (16.92%) Data Modelling
17 21 (16.15%) Linux
17 21 (16.15%) Kanban

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 24 (18.46%) Confluence
2 13 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.38%) NServiceBus
4 4 (3.08%) Apache
4 4 (3.08%) nginx
4 4 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.08%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.31%) WordPress
6 2 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.54%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.54%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.54%) HipChat
3 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.77%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Magento
2 2 (1.54%) Fredhopper
2 2 (1.54%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.77%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 34 (26.15%) Azure
2 18 (13.85%) AWS
3 12 (9.23%) SaaS
4 10 (7.69%) Office 365
5 7 (5.38%) GCP
5 7 (5.38%) GitHub
5 7 (5.38%) PaaS
6 5 (3.85%) BrowserStack
6 5 (3.85%) Sauce Labs
7 4 (3.08%) Slack
8 3 (2.31%) Google Analytics
9 2 (1.54%) Algolia
9 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.54%) Serverless
10 1 (0.77%) Azure Stack
10 1 (0.77%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.23%) Firewall
2 5 (3.85%) Internet
2 5 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.08%) DHCP
3 4 (3.08%) DNS
4 3 (2.31%) HTTP
4 3 (2.31%) ICMP
4 3 (2.31%) SNMP
5 2 (1.54%) Wireless
6 1 (0.77%) HSRP
6 1 (0.77%) MPLS
6 1 (0.77%) Multicast
6 1 (0.77%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.77%) OSPF
6 1 (0.77%) Skype
6 1 (0.77%) TETRA
6 1 (0.77%) VLAN
6 1 (0.77%) WAN
6 1 (0.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (36.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.46%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.38%) MySQL
3 7 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.08%) Big Data
4 4 (3.08%) BigQuery
4 4 (3.08%) QlikView
5 3 (2.31%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (16.15%) Zephyr
2 19 (14.62%) Git (software)
3 18 (13.85%) Jenkins
4 17 (13.08%) Selenium
5 14 (10.77%) WebDriver
6 12 (9.23%) Appium
6 12 (9.23%) TeamCity
7 10 (7.69%) TestRail
8 9 (6.92%) SoapUI
9 8 (6.15%) Cucumber
9 8 (6.15%) JMeter
9 8 (6.15%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (6.15%) SpecFlow
9 8 (6.15%) Visual Studio
10 7 (5.38%) Visual Studio Code
11 5 (3.85%) JUnit
11 5 (3.85%) Robot Framework
12 4 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (3.08%) Calabash
13 3 (2.31%) Subversion
General
1 28 (21.54%) Retail
2 16 (12.31%) Finance
3 7 (5.38%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.08%) Legal
5 3 (2.31%) Marketing
5 3 (2.31%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.77%) Electronics
7 1 (0.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (28.46%) Developer
2 31 (23.85%) Analyst
3 22 (16.92%) Tester
4 20 (15.38%) Data Migration Analyst
4 20 (15.38%) Data Migration Tester
4 20 (15.38%) Migration Analyst
4 20 (15.38%) QA Analyst
4 20 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
4 20 (15.38%) QA Tester
4 20 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 17 (13.08%) .NET Developer
6 16 (12.31%) Data Analyst
7 14 (10.77%) SQL Developer
7 14 (10.77%) Test Engineer
8 13 (10.00%) E-Commerce Developer
9 12 (9.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (9.23%) C# Developer
10 11 (8.46%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (8.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (8.46%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.85%) .NET
2 24 (18.46%) ASP.NET
2 24 (18.46%) CSS
3 23 (17.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 20 (15.38%) HTML
5 18 (13.85%) Web Services
6 17 (13.08%) React
7 12 (9.23%) SOAP
7 12 (9.23%) WPF
8 11 (8.46%) .NET Framework
8 11 (8.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (8.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (8.46%) JSON
8 11 (8.46%) OpenID
8 11 (8.46%) WinForms
9 8 (6.15%) Sass
10 7 (5.38%) GraphQL
10 7 (5.38%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (5.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.69%) User Experience
3 9 (6.92%) CCTV
4 6 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.31%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.77%) Analogue Electronics
8 1 (0.77%) FMCG
8 1 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.77%) Online Games
8 1 (0.77%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.54%) Windows
2 21 (16.15%) Linux
3 19 (14.62%) Windows Server
4 11 (8.46%) Windows 10
4 11 (8.46%) Windows 7
4 11 (8.46%) Windows 8
5 10 (7.69%) Android
5 10 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (6.15%) Mac OS
7 5 (3.85%) Unix
8 2 (1.54%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (41.54%) Test Automation
3 40 (30.77%) TDD
4 39 (30.00%) BDD
4 39 (30.00%) Scrum
5 38 (29.23%) Data Migration
5 38 (29.23%) Migration
6 33 (25.38%) DevOps
7 30 (23.08%) Test Scripting
8 24 (18.46%) MVC
8 24 (18.46%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 23 (17.69%) ETL
10 22 (16.92%) Data Modelling
10 22 (16.92%) E-Commerce
11 21 (16.15%) Kanban
11 21 (16.15%) Scenario Testing
12 18 (13.85%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (13.08%) Mentoring
14 16 (12.31%) API Development
15 15 (11.54%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 64 (49.23%) SQL
2 39 (30.00%) C#
3 23 (17.69%) JavaScript
4 20 (15.38%) Java
5 18 (13.85%) T-SQL
6 16 (12.31%) Python
7 11 (8.46%) TypeScript
8 8 (6.15%) PHP
9 3 (2.31%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.31%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.31%) Ruby
10 2 (1.54%) VB
11 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (24.62%) Security Cleared
2 21 (16.15%) ISTQB
2 21 (16.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (13.85%) SC Cleared
4 14 (10.77%) Degree
5 4 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.08%) Postgraduate
6 3 (2.31%) GCIA
6 3 (2.31%) GCIH
6 3 (2.31%) GSEC
6 3 (2.31%) SSCP
7 2 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.77%) CCA
8 1 (0.77%) CCDP
8 1 (0.77%) CCIE
8 1 (0.77%) CCNA
8 1 (0.77%) CCNP
8 1 (0.77%) ISEB
8 1 (0.77%) RHCE
8 1 (0.77%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (23.08%) QA
2 4 (3.08%) GDPR
2 4 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.08%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.08%) PMO
3 3 (2.31%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 10 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 10 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 10 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.92%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (6.92%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.77%) Docker
3 1 (0.77%) Firmware
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.77%) XenApp
3 1 (0.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (8.46%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (4.62%) Kubernetes
2 6 (4.62%) Terraform
3 3 (2.31%) SCCM
4 2 (1.54%) Ansible
5 1 (0.77%) Kibana
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.77%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.77%) Puppet
5 1 (0.77%) SCOM
5 1 (0.77%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 14 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.46%) Splunk
3 10 (7.69%) VMware
4 9 (6.92%) Google
5 4 (3.08%) hybris
5 4 (3.08%) Oracle
5 4 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.08%) Spotify
5 4 (3.08%) Tableau
6 3 (2.31%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.31%) Cisco
6 3 (2.31%) IBM
6 3 (2.31%) Talend
7 2 (1.54%) Adobe
7 2 (1.54%) Elastic Path
7 2 (1.54%) Meraki
7 2 (1.54%) MikroTik
7 2 (1.54%) Remedy
7 2 (1.54%) SAP
7 2 (1.54%) Twobo