Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 94 138
Rank change year-on-year +35 +44 +61
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 187 151 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.52% 3.07% 2.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.51% 13.96% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 155 130 100
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -23.81%
10th Percentile £29,500 £31,250 £25,925
90th Percentile £62,750 £58,750 £61,375
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -15.00%

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 Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,010 1,082 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 24.40% 21.97% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 847 933 825
Leeds median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Leeds

JIRA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Leeds

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Leeds over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 136 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (38.50%) C#
3 64 (34.22%) Test Automation
4 51 (27.27%) Confluence
5 50 (26.74%) Finance
5 50 (26.74%) Jenkins
6 47 (25.13%) Selenium
7 45 (24.06%) Java
7 45 (24.06%) JavaScript
7 45 (24.06%) .NET
8 42 (22.46%) Amazon AWS
9 38 (20.32%) Scrum
10 37 (19.79%) Windows
10 37 (19.79%) Git (software)
10 37 (19.79%) DevOps
11 34 (18.18%) TDD
12 32 (17.11%) SQL
13 31 (16.58%) HTML
13 31 (16.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 31 (16.58%) BDD
13 31 (16.58%) SoapUI
14 29 (15.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 29 (15.51%) SQL Server
14 29 (15.51%) MVC
15 28 (14.97%) Web Services
15 28 (14.97%) ITIL
15 28 (14.97%) Microsoft
15 28 (14.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 25 (13.37%) Test Scripting
16 25 (13.37%) Maven

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 51 (27.27%) Confluence
2 16 (8.56%) IIS
3 10 (5.35%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.74%) CMS
5 6 (3.21%) Apache Spark
5 6 (3.21%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.21%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.60%) Apache
9 2 (1.07%) JBoss
10 1 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (7.49%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.81%) Photoshop
3 8 (4.28%) GIMP
3 8 (4.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (3.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.53%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (5.88%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 42 (22.46%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (16.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (6.95%) IaaS
3 13 (6.95%) PaaS
4 12 (6.42%) SaaS
5 10 (5.35%) GitHub
5 10 (5.35%) Sage Pay
6 8 (4.28%) npm
7 6 (3.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (3.21%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (3.21%) Amazon S3
7 6 (3.21%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (3.21%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (3.21%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.53%) Akamai
8 1 (0.53%) G Suite
8 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.53%) Office 365
8 1 (0.53%) Slack
8 1 (0.53%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.74%) DNS
2 6 (3.21%) DHCP
2 6 (3.21%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.67%) VoIP
4 4 (2.14%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (1.07%) LAN
5 2 (1.07%) SAN
5 2 (1.07%) SMS
5 2 (1.07%) WAN
6 1 (0.53%) Firewall
6 1 (0.53%) Internet
6 1 (0.53%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.51%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (4.81%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.81%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.21%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (3.21%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.67%) RavenDB
5 5 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.14%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (2.14%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.07%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.07%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.07%) MySQL
8 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (26.74%) Jenkins
2 47 (25.13%) Selenium
3 37 (19.79%) Git (software)
4 31 (16.58%) SoapUI
5 29 (15.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (14.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (13.37%) Maven
8 21 (11.23%) WebDriver
9 17 (9.09%) Bitbucket
10 15 (8.02%) Cucumber
11 13 (6.95%) Visual Studio Team System
12 10 (5.35%) Subversion
12 10 (5.35%) Visual Studio
13 8 (4.28%) gulp
13 8 (4.28%) TeamCity
14 6 (3.21%) Octopus Deploy
15 5 (2.67%) SpecFlow
16 4 (2.14%) LoadRunner
16 4 (2.14%) Redmine
16 4 (2.14%) Trac
General
1 50 (26.74%) Finance
2 19 (10.16%) Retail
3 16 (8.56%) Marketing
4 12 (6.42%) Financial Institution
5 9 (4.81%) Banking
6 4 (2.14%) Electronics
7 3 (1.60%) Games
8 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (34.76%) Developer
2 37 (19.79%) Analyst
3 26 (13.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (12.30%) Software Engineer
5 22 (11.76%) Test Engineer
6 20 (10.70%) Developer in Test
6 20 (10.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 20 (10.70%) Development Engineer
6 20 (10.70%) Software Development Engineer
6 20 (10.70%) Software Test Engineer
6 20 (10.70%) Test Development Engineer
7 18 (9.63%) Business Analyst
8 15 (8.02%) .NET Developer
9 14 (7.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 14 (7.49%) Tester
10 12 (6.42%) Test Analyst
11 11 (5.88%) Support Engineer
12 10 (5.35%) Automation Tester
13 9 (4.81%) Applications Support
13 9 (4.81%) Digital Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (24.06%) .NET
2 31 (16.58%) HTML
3 28 (14.97%) Web Services
4 23 (12.30%) jQuery
5 22 (11.76%) CSS
6 20 (10.70%) ASP.NET
7 19 (10.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (9.09%) CSS3
8 17 (9.09%) HTML5
8 17 (9.09%) Node.js
8 17 (9.09%) XML
9 16 (8.56%) Sass
10 15 (8.02%) KnockoutJS
10 15 (8.02%) REST
11 14 (7.49%) React
12 13 (6.95%) AngularJS
13 11 (5.88%) SOAP
14 10 (5.35%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (5.35%) JSON
15 8 (4.28%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.23%) Mobile App
2 16 (8.56%) User Experience
3 12 (6.42%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (6.42%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.28%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.21%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.07%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.53%) NHS
9 1 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.79%) Windows
2 18 (9.63%) Linux
3 15 (8.02%) Windows 7
4 12 (6.42%) Android
5 7 (3.74%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.21%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.67%) Unix
8 4 (2.14%) CentOS
8 4 (2.14%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.14%) Windows 10
8 4 (2.14%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.14%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (34.22%) Test Automation
3 38 (20.32%) Scrum
4 37 (19.79%) DevOps
5 34 (18.18%) TDD
6 31 (16.58%) BDD
7 29 (15.51%) MVC
8 28 (14.97%) ITIL
9 25 (13.37%) Test Scripting
10 23 (12.30%) Configuration Management
10 23 (12.30%) SDLC
11 22 (11.76%) IT Strategy
12 20 (10.70%) API Testing
12 20 (10.70%) SDET
13 18 (9.63%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (8.02%) Change Management
14 15 (8.02%) Integration Testing
15 14 (7.49%) E-Commerce
15 14 (7.49%) Front End Development
15 14 (7.49%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 72 (38.50%) C#
2 45 (24.06%) Java
2 45 (24.06%) JavaScript
3 32 (17.11%) SQL
4 22 (11.76%) Python
5 15 (8.02%) Ruby
6 13 (6.95%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.28%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.21%) C++
8 6 (3.21%) Perl
8 6 (3.21%) PHP
9 5 (2.67%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.14%) Java 8
11 2 (1.07%) Lingo
11 2 (1.07%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.07%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.53%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.28%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.21%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.07%) ISEB
5 1 (0.53%) Degree
5 1 (0.53%) IIBA
5 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.28%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (11.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.21%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.67%) Docker
4 4 (2.14%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 11 (5.88%) Ansible
2 5 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.67%) Puppet
3 4 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.14%) Terraform
3 4 (2.14%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.07%) Grafana
4 2 (1.07%) HP ALM
4 2 (1.07%) Kibana
4 2 (1.07%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (14.97%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.63%) Xamarin
3 15 (8.02%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (5.35%) Telerik
5 9 (4.81%) SAP
6 7 (3.74%) Ariba
6 7 (3.74%) Google
7 6 (3.21%) HP
7 6 (3.21%) New Relic
7 6 (3.21%) Trend Micro
8 5 (2.67%) Adobe
8 5 (2.67%) Oracle
9 4 (2.14%) Splunk
10 3 (1.60%) hybris
10 3 (1.60%) Remedy
10 3 (1.60%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.60%) Twitter
11 2 (1.07%) ATG
11 2 (1.07%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.07%) VMware