Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 100 126
Rank change year-on-year +38 +26 +72
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 212 151 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.11% 2.89% 2.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.68% 12.10% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 185 127 151
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -2.44%

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 1,199 1,248 1,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 23.25% 23.85% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,074 1,112 1,173
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
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 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 158 (74.53%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (31.13%) Test Automation
3 62 (29.25%) Git (software)
4 56 (26.42%) C#
5 54 (25.47%) Scrum
6 47 (22.17%) Confluence
7 44 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 43 (20.28%) SDLC
9 42 (19.81%) JavaScript
10 40 (18.87%) SQL
11 39 (18.40%) Microsoft
11 39 (18.40%) Subversion
11 39 (18.40%) DevOps
12 38 (17.92%) TDD
12 38 (17.92%) Amazon AWS
12 38 (17.92%) .NET
13 37 (17.45%) Team Foundation Server
13 37 (17.45%) Selenium
14 34 (16.04%) Retail
15 33 (15.57%) Java
15 33 (15.57%) OO
15 33 (15.57%) BDD
16 32 (15.09%) Kanban
17 29 (13.68%) Windows
17 29 (13.68%) TeamCity
17 29 (13.68%) SoapUI
17 29 (13.68%) Jenkins
18 28 (13.21%) SQL Server
18 28 (13.21%) Finance
19 27 (12.74%) Data Modelling

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 47 (22.17%) Confluence
2 12 (5.66%) IIS
3 5 (2.36%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.89%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.47%) Apache
7 1 (0.47%) CMS
7 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (4.25%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.36%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.94%) InVision
5 2 (0.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.77%) assyst
2 7 (3.30%) Workfront
3 2 (0.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 44 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (17.92%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (10.38%) PaaS
4 15 (7.08%) IaaS
5 12 (5.66%) SaaS
6 8 (3.77%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (3.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (3.30%) Amazon S3
7 7 (3.30%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (2.83%) GitHub
9 2 (0.94%) BlazeMeter
9 2 (0.94%) BrowserStack
9 2 (0.94%) G Suite
9 2 (0.94%) Office 365
9 2 (0.94%) Slack
9 2 (0.94%) Trello
10 1 (0.47%) Akamai
10 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.77%) DHCP
1 8 (3.77%) DNS
2 7 (3.30%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.89%) Firewall
4 1 (0.47%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.32%) NoSQL
3 16 (7.55%) RavenDB
4 13 (6.13%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.72%) MySQL
6 9 (4.25%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.30%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (2.36%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (2.36%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.89%) Redis
10 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.94%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.47%) Riak
Development Applications
1 62 (29.25%) Git (software)
2 39 (18.40%) Subversion
3 37 (17.45%) Selenium
3 37 (17.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (13.68%) Jenkins
4 29 (13.68%) SoapUI
4 29 (13.68%) TeamCity
5 26 (12.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 23 (10.85%) Maven
7 20 (9.43%) WebDriver
8 17 (8.02%) Bitbucket
9 16 (7.55%) Bugzilla
9 16 (7.55%) Cucumber
10 10 (4.72%) Visual Studio
11 8 (3.77%) Android Studio
11 8 (3.77%) SpecFlow
11 8 (3.77%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (3.30%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (1.42%) ClearCase
13 3 (1.42%) ClearQuest
General
1 34 (16.04%) Retail
2 28 (13.21%) Finance
3 20 (9.43%) Marketing
4 10 (4.72%) Games
5 6 (2.83%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (28.77%) Analyst
2 44 (20.75%) Developer
3 31 (14.62%) Senior Analyst
4 27 (12.74%) DevOps Engineer
5 23 (10.85%) Test Analyst
6 21 (9.91%) Business Analyst
6 21 (9.91%) Test Engineer
7 17 (8.02%) Software Engineer
8 16 (7.55%) .NET Developer
9 15 (7.08%) Automation Test Analyst
9 15 (7.08%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
9 15 (7.08%) Senior Business Analyst
9 15 (7.08%) Senior Test Analyst
10 14 (6.60%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 13 (6.13%) Azure DevOps
11 13 (6.13%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 13 (6.13%) Azure Engineer
11 13 (6.13%) Developer in Test
11 13 (6.13%) Software Development Engineer
11 13 (6.13%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (17.92%) .NET
2 22 (10.38%) HTML
3 21 (9.91%) ASP.NET
4 20 (9.43%) AngularJS
5 17 (8.02%) Node.js
6 16 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (7.55%) React
7 14 (6.60%) .NET Framework
8 10 (4.72%) Entity Framework
8 10 (4.72%) Hibernate
8 10 (4.72%) Spring
9 9 (4.25%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (4.25%) Web Services
9 9 (4.25%) XML
10 7 (3.30%) CSS
10 7 (3.30%) REST
11 6 (2.83%) jQuery
12 5 (2.36%) .NET Core
12 5 (2.36%) Gherkin
13 4 (1.89%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.38%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.77%) Social Media
3 8 (3.77%) User Experience
4 7 (3.30%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.30%) Private Cloud
5 6 (2.83%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.36%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.36%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.94%) NHS
9 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.68%) Windows
2 26 (12.26%) Linux
3 10 (4.72%) Android
4 8 (3.77%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.42%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.47%) CentOS
8 1 (0.47%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (74.53%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (31.13%) Test Automation
3 54 (25.47%) Scrum
4 43 (20.28%) SDLC
5 39 (18.40%) DevOps
6 38 (17.92%) TDD
7 33 (15.57%) BDD
7 33 (15.57%) OO
8 32 (15.09%) Kanban
9 27 (12.74%) Data Modelling
10 25 (11.79%) Waterfall
11 24 (11.32%) Use Case
12 22 (10.38%) MVC
12 22 (10.38%) Software Testing
13 21 (9.91%) Project Management
14 20 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (9.43%) Test Scripting
15 19 (8.96%) User Stories
16 18 (8.49%) Functional Testing
16 18 (8.49%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (26.42%) C#
2 42 (19.81%) JavaScript
3 40 (18.87%) SQL
4 33 (15.57%) Java
5 26 (12.26%) Python
6 16 (7.55%) Ruby
7 15 (7.08%) PowerShell
8 14 (6.60%) Lingo
9 11 (5.19%) C++
10 9 (4.25%) PHP
11 8 (3.77%) Perl
12 5 (2.36%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.42%) C
14 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (7.08%) ISEB
2 11 (5.19%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.30%) Degree
3 7 (3.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.42%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.94%) IIBA
5 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.42%) QA
2 2 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.66%) Docker
3 7 (3.30%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (9.43%) Ansible
2 11 (5.19%) Puppet
3 7 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.42%) SmoothWall
5 2 (0.94%) HP Fortify
5 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.47%) Nagios
6 1 (0.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (18.40%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.49%) Google
3 16 (7.55%) Perforce
4 9 (4.25%) Oracle
4 9 (4.25%) SAP
5 7 (3.30%) Ariba
5 7 (3.30%) New Relic
5 7 (3.30%) Trend Micro
6 6 (2.83%) Remedy
7 4 (1.89%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (1.89%) F5
7 4 (1.89%) NetApp
7 4 (1.89%) Palo Alto
7 4 (1.89%) VMware
8 3 (1.42%) Adobe
8 3 (1.42%) Cadence
9 2 (0.94%) ATG
9 2 (0.94%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.94%) HP
9 2 (0.94%) hybris