Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 93 112
Rank change year-on-year +13 +19 +59
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 151 133 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.51% 3.21% 2.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.11% 15.23% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 123 114 105
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £36,500 £33,425 £29,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £82,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year - -15.09% +17.78%

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 751 873 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 17.45% 21.09% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 650 780 624
Hertfordshire median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,125 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 2018. 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 +11 56 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Stevenage +6 18 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Welwyn Garden City -26 15 £45,000 -
Borehamwood - 14 £42,500 - 2
Hemel Hempstead +15 10 £42,000 -1.18% 1
Hatfield -6 7 £67,500 - 1
St Albans +2 6 £53,750 -17.31% 3
Rickmansworth -8 2 £45,000 -43.75%
Hitchin +10 1 £40,000 -
Royston - 1 £35,000 - 1
JIRA
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 90 (59.60%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (37.75%) Java
2 57 (37.75%) SQL
3 49 (32.45%) Linux
4 45 (29.80%) Scrum
4 45 (29.80%) Git (software)
5 40 (26.49%) Project Management
6 38 (25.17%) Jenkins
7 35 (23.18%) DevOps
7 35 (23.18%) Test Automation
8 32 (21.19%) JavaScript
9 30 (19.87%) Finance
9 30 (19.87%) Degree
10 29 (19.21%) Oracle
11 28 (18.54%) Microsoft
11 28 (18.54%) TDD
11 28 (18.54%) Relational Database
12 27 (17.88%) Spring
12 27 (17.88%) Python
12 27 (17.88%) Unix
13 26 (17.22%) Web Services
13 26 (17.22%) IBM
13 26 (17.22%) Problem-Solving
14 25 (16.56%) AngularJS
14 25 (16.56%) J2EE
14 25 (16.56%) Tomcat
14 25 (16.56%) Hibernate
14 25 (16.56%) Software Testing
15 24 (15.89%) Confluence
16 23 (15.23%) Selenium

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 25 (16.56%) Tomcat
2 24 (15.89%) Confluence
3 19 (12.58%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.97%) Mule
4 6 (3.97%) Mule ESB
4 6 (3.97%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.97%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (3.31%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (3.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.32%) Apache
6 2 (1.32%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.32%) CoreMedia CMS
6 2 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.32%) IIS
6 2 (1.32%) nginx
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (13.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (5.96%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.99%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.32%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (1.32%) Fredhopper
2 2 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.96%) GitHub
1 9 (5.96%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.97%) Boomi
4 4 (2.65%) Trello
5 2 (1.32%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.95%) HTTP
1 12 (7.95%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.96%) DHCP
2 9 (5.96%) DNS
2 9 (5.96%) Firewall
3 8 (5.30%) ICMP
3 8 (5.30%) SNMP
3 8 (5.30%) VPN
4 4 (2.65%) Kerberos
5 3 (1.99%) 802.11
5 3 (1.99%) DVB
5 3 (1.99%) RTP
6 2 (1.32%) TETRA
6 2 (1.32%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.66%) SSL
7 1 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.54%) Relational Database
2 22 (14.57%) SQL Server
3 19 (12.58%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.99%) Big Data
4 3 (1.99%) Endeca
5 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (29.80%) Git (software)
2 38 (25.17%) Jenkins
3 23 (15.23%) Selenium
4 17 (11.26%) Eclipse
4 17 (11.26%) Rational Team Concert
4 17 (11.26%) Subversion
5 16 (10.60%) Redmine
6 14 (9.27%) Cucumber
7 13 (8.61%) SoapUI
8 11 (7.28%) LabVIEW
9 9 (5.96%) WebDriver
10 5 (3.31%) Maven
10 5 (3.31%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (2.65%) GitLab
11 4 (2.65%) JBehave
11 4 (2.65%) JUnit
11 4 (2.65%) VersionOne
12 3 (1.99%) CruiseControl
12 3 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.99%) Zephyr
General
1 30 (19.87%) Finance
2 10 (6.62%) Marketing
2 10 (6.62%) Retail
3 3 (1.99%) Games
3 3 (1.99%) Multimedia
3 3 (1.99%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (38.41%) Developer
2 29 (19.21%) Java Developer
3 20 (13.25%) Senior Developer
4 19 (12.58%) Project Manager
5 17 (11.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (10.60%) Scrum Master
6 16 (10.60%) Software Developer
7 13 (8.61%) Analyst
8 11 (7.28%) Tester
9 10 (6.62%) Test Analyst
9 10 (6.62%) Test Leader
10 9 (5.96%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
10 9 (5.96%) Security Engineer
11 7 (4.64%) CRM Developer
11 7 (4.64%) EDI Developer
11 7 (4.64%) ERP Developer
11 7 (4.64%) Systems Developer
12 6 (3.97%) Automation Test Analyst
12 6 (3.97%) QA Tester
12 6 (3.97%) RACF Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.88%) Spring
2 26 (17.22%) Web Services
3 25 (16.56%) AngularJS
3 25 (16.56%) Hibernate
3 25 (16.56%) J2EE
4 20 (13.25%) XML
5 19 (12.58%) HTML
6 18 (11.92%) jQuery
7 17 (11.26%) SOAP
8 16 (10.60%) Node.js
9 14 (9.27%) CSS
10 13 (8.61%) JSON
11 12 (7.95%) .NET
12 10 (6.62%) ASP.NET
12 10 (6.62%) RESTful
13 8 (5.30%) EDI
13 8 (5.30%) JavaBeans
13 8 (5.30%) Middleware
13 8 (5.30%) Swagger
14 7 (4.64%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.91%) Computer Science
2 19 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.58%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (9.93%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (9.27%) Security Operations Centre
5 9 (5.96%) Mainframe
5 9 (5.96%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.97%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.99%) MPEG
7 3 (1.99%) User Experience
7 3 (1.99%) Video\Live Streaming
8 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.32%) Robotics
8 2 (1.32%) W3C
9 1 (0.66%) Fintech
9 1 (0.66%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.66%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 49 (32.45%) Linux
2 27 (17.88%) Unix
3 8 (5.30%) Mac OS X
3 8 (5.30%) Windows
3 8 (5.30%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.31%) Android
4 5 (3.31%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.66%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (59.60%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (29.80%) Scrum
3 40 (26.49%) Project Management
4 35 (23.18%) DevOps
4 35 (23.18%) Test Automation
5 28 (18.54%) TDD
6 26 (17.22%) Problem-Solving
7 25 (16.56%) Software Testing
8 22 (14.57%) E-Commerce
8 22 (14.57%) MVC
9 20 (13.25%) BDD
10 16 (10.60%) Visualisation
11 15 (9.93%) Identity Access Management
11 15 (9.93%) Information Security
11 15 (9.93%) Kanban
11 15 (9.93%) Open Source
11 15 (9.93%) Security Operations
11 15 (9.93%) SIEM
12 14 (9.27%) Application Performance Monitoring
12 14 (9.27%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 57 (37.75%) Java
1 57 (37.75%) SQL
2 32 (21.19%) JavaScript
3 27 (17.88%) Python
4 19 (12.58%) C#
5 17 (11.26%) Groovy
6 8 (5.30%) PHP
6 8 (5.30%) VB.NET
6 8 (5.30%) VBA
7 7 (4.64%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.97%) C++
8 6 (3.97%) JCL
8 6 (3.97%) REXX
9 4 (2.65%) C
9 4 (2.65%) Java 8
9 4 (2.65%) XPath
9 4 (2.65%) XQuery
10 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.32%) Ruby
10 2 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (19.87%) Degree
2 15 (9.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (7.95%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.95%) Security Cleared
4 9 (5.96%) GCIA
4 9 (5.96%) GCIH
4 9 (5.96%) GSEC
4 9 (5.96%) SSCP
5 5 (3.31%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.99%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.61%) QA
2 7 (4.64%) GCP
3 5 (3.31%) PMO
4 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.66%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (3.97%) RACF
2 2 (1.32%) Docker
3 1 (0.66%) Ceph
3 1 (0.66%) Firmware
3 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.62%) Puppet
2 7 (4.64%) Terraform
3 6 (3.97%) Kubernetes
3 6 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.97%) zSecure
4 4 (2.65%) CA Service Virtualization
5 2 (1.32%) Ansible
5 2 (1.32%) HAProxy
5 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.66%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.66%) MOM
Vendors
1 29 (19.21%) Oracle
2 28 (18.54%) Microsoft
3 26 (17.22%) IBM
4 12 (7.95%) Google
5 9 (5.96%) Splunk
6 8 (5.30%) Citrix
6 8 (5.30%) VMware
7 7 (4.64%) Talend
7 7 (4.64%) Veeam
7 7 (4.64%) WSO2
8 6 (3.97%) Dell
8 6 (3.97%) MuleSoft
8 6 (3.97%) TIBCO
8 6 (3.97%) webMethods
9 5 (3.31%) hybris
10 4 (2.65%) CA
10 4 (2.65%) Green Hat
10 4 (2.65%) SAP
10 4 (2.65%) SnapLogic
11 3 (1.99%) Perforce