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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 60 109 114
Rank change year-on-year +49 +5  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 84 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.89% 1.93% 1.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.83% 13.50% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 75 42 35
Median salary £45,000 £54,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 446 363 394
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 20.68% 14.29% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 396 279 310
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing JIRA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +12 30 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Letchworth - 11 £42,500 - 4
Harpenden -4 9 £45,000 -21.73%
Hitchin - 7 - -
Stevenage +6 6 £41,250 -2.94%
Hatfield +20 1 - -
Hertford -5 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Rickmansworth - 1 £65,000 - 1
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 104 (63.80%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (53.37%) Finance
3 85 (52.15%) Selenium
4 72 (44.17%) Java
5 62 (38.04%) SQL
6 50 (30.67%) Scrum
7 49 (30.06%) Git (software)
7 49 (30.06%) ISTQB
8 48 (29.45%) QA
9 47 (28.83%) BDD
10 46 (28.22%) Automated Testing
11 43 (26.38%) WebDriver
12 42 (25.77%) Test Strategy
13 40 (24.54%) TDD
14 37 (22.70%) Manual Testing
14 37 (22.70%) Oracle
15 36 (22.09%) ISEB
15 36 (22.09%) User Acceptance Testing
16 35 (21.47%) Spring
16 35 (21.47%) Microsoft
17 34 (20.86%) Software Testing
18 30 (18.40%) Regression Testing
18 30 (18.40%) Linux
19 29 (17.79%) MS Excel
20 28 (17.18%) Unix
21 27 (16.56%) SQL Server
21 27 (16.56%) Kanban
22 26 (15.95%) Test Automation
22 26 (15.95%) Banking
22 26 (15.95%) JUnit

JIRA
Top Related 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 23 (14.11%) Confluence
1 23 (14.11%) Tomcat
2 11 (6.75%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.23%) IIS
3 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.61%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 29 (17.79%) MS Excel
2 26 (15.95%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (4.29%) GitHub
2 6 (3.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.84%) HTTP
1 3 (1.84%) SSL
1 3 (1.84%) Wireless
2 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.61%) DNS
3 1 (0.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.29%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.07%) MySQL
4 4 (2.45%) DB2
4 4 (2.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.61%) Big Data
6 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.61%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 85 (52.15%) Selenium
2 49 (30.06%) Git (software)
3 43 (26.38%) WebDriver
4 26 (15.95%) JUnit
5 23 (14.11%) Maven
6 22 (13.50%) Jenkins
7 21 (12.88%) Cucumber
8 18 (11.04%) HP UFT
9 17 (10.43%) SoapUI
10 16 (9.82%) Subversion
11 12 (7.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (6.13%) ClearQuest
12 10 (6.13%) JBehave
13 7 (4.29%) LoadRunner
13 7 (4.29%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (4.29%) TeamCity
14 6 (3.68%) Bitbucket
14 6 (3.68%) FishEye
14 6 (3.68%) Robot Framework
15 5 (3.07%) Gradle
General
1 87 (53.37%) Finance
2 26 (15.95%) Banking
3 7 (4.29%) Retail
4 3 (1.84%) Electronics
5 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (50.31%) Analyst
2 61 (37.42%) Test Analyst
3 33 (20.25%) Automation Test Analyst
3 33 (20.25%) Developer
4 28 (17.18%) Java Developer
5 18 (11.04%) Manual Test Analyst
6 15 (9.20%) QA Leader
6 15 (9.20%) Tester
7 13 (7.98%) QA Team Leader
7 13 (7.98%) Team Leader
8 11 (6.75%) Business Analyst
9 10 (6.13%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (6.13%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.52%) Senior Business Analyst
11 8 (4.91%) Software Tester
12 7 (4.29%) Java Web Developer
12 7 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
12 7 (4.29%) Web Developer
13 6 (3.68%) UAT Analyst
13 6 (3.68%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (21.47%) Spring
2 22 (13.50%) Hibernate
3 20 (12.27%) Gherkin
4 19 (11.66%) RESTful
5 16 (9.82%) AngularJS
6 14 (8.59%) Web Services
7 11 (6.75%) Velocity
8 9 (5.52%) REST
9 8 (4.91%) Middleware
10 6 (3.68%) CSS
10 6 (3.68%) HTML
10 6 (3.68%) JSON
11 5 (3.07%) .NET
11 5 (3.07%) Ajax
11 5 (3.07%) J2EE
11 5 (3.07%) SOAP
11 5 (3.07%) Spring Boot
12 4 (2.45%) JSF
12 4 (2.45%) XML
13 3 (1.84%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.13%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.29%) Algorithms
2 7 (4.29%) Data Structures
2 7 (4.29%) iPad
3 4 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.45%) Smartphone
4 3 (1.84%) NHS
4 3 (1.84%) Smart Home
5 2 (1.23%) Fintech
5 2 (1.23%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.40%) Linux
2 28 (17.18%) Unix
3 16 (9.82%) Windows
4 3 (1.84%) Solaris
4 3 (1.84%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.84%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.61%) Android
5 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (63.80%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (30.67%) Scrum
3 47 (28.83%) BDD
4 46 (28.22%) Automated Testing
5 42 (25.77%) Test Strategy
6 40 (24.54%) TDD
7 37 (22.70%) Manual Testing
8 36 (22.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 34 (20.86%) Software Testing
10 30 (18.40%) Regression Testing
11 27 (16.56%) Kanban
12 26 (15.95%) Test Automation
13 24 (14.72%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (14.72%) Test Scripting
14 22 (13.50%) Automation Testing
15 19 (11.66%) Continuous Delivery
16 18 (11.04%) System Integration Testing
17 17 (10.43%) Integration Testing
17 17 (10.43%) Non-Functional Testing
18 16 (9.82%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (44.17%) Java
2 62 (38.04%) SQL
3 22 (13.50%) Shell Script
4 20 (12.27%) C#
5 16 (9.82%) Python
6 15 (9.20%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.91%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.68%) VB
9 3 (1.84%) Ruby
9 3 (1.84%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.61%) Clojure
10 1 (0.61%) F#
10 1 (0.61%) Go
10 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.61%) Rust
10 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (30.06%) ISTQB
2 36 (22.09%) ISEB
3 15 (9.20%) Degree
4 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (29.45%) QA
2 3 (1.84%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.23%) SLA
4 1 (0.61%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (3.68%) Samba
2 3 (1.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (5.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.61%) Ansible
2 1 (0.61%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.61%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.61%) MOM
2 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.61%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (22.70%) Oracle
2 35 (21.47%) Microsoft
3 25 (15.34%) Atlassian
4 7 (4.29%) HP
5 6 (3.68%) Sonatype
6 5 (3.07%) IBM
7 2 (1.23%) Remedy
8 1 (0.61%) BMC
8 1 (0.61%) Computacenter
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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