Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 138 156
Rank change year-on-year +55 +18 +39
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 148 96 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.14% 1.81% 1.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.99% 8.66% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 120 82 110
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +9.76%

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 1,058 1,109 1,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 22.43% 20.95% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 929 985 1,113
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%

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 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 119 (80.41%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (33.11%) Confluence
3 47 (31.76%) SDLC
4 40 (27.03%) Subversion
5 37 (25.00%) OO
6 35 (23.65%) Java
6 35 (23.65%) Scrum
6 35 (23.65%) Test Automation
7 34 (22.97%) HTML
8 32 (21.62%) SQL
8 32 (21.62%) Python
8 32 (21.62%) Git (software)
9 31 (20.95%) Selenium
9 31 (20.95%) JavaScript
10 28 (18.92%) C#
10 28 (18.92%) TDD
11 27 (18.24%) Waterfall
12 25 (16.89%) Linux
13 24 (16.22%) Kanban
14 21 (14.19%) TeamCity
15 20 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
15 20 (13.51%) Microsoft
16 19 (12.84%) Project Management
16 19 (12.84%) Windows
16 19 (12.84%) Software Engineering
17 18 (12.16%) Marketing
17 18 (12.16%) AngularJS
18 17 (11.49%) Docker
18 17 (11.49%) Finance
19 16 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management

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 49 (33.11%) Confluence
2 4 (2.70%) Apache
2 4 (2.70%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.03%) CMS
3 3 (2.03%) nginx
4 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.03%) InVision
4 3 (2.03%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Workfront
2 3 (2.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.41%) PaaS
2 8 (5.41%) SaaS
3 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.70%) Slack
4 2 (1.35%) IaaS
4 2 (1.35%) Office 365
5 1 (0.68%) G Suite
5 1 (0.68%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.03%) Internet
2 2 (1.35%) Firewall
3 1 (0.68%) DHCP
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
3 1 (0.68%) LAN
3 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.43%) MySQL
2 11 (7.43%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.70%) Event Store
5 4 (2.70%) RavenDB
5 4 (2.70%) Riak
6 3 (2.03%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.68%) Redis
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (27.03%) Subversion
2 32 (21.62%) Git (software)
3 31 (20.95%) Selenium
4 21 (14.19%) TeamCity
5 20 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (10.81%) Visual Studio
7 15 (10.14%) Android Studio
7 15 (10.14%) Cucumber
7 15 (10.14%) Eclipse
7 15 (10.14%) SoapUI
8 13 (8.78%) Maven
8 13 (8.78%) SpecFlow
9 10 (6.76%) WebDriver
10 9 (6.08%) Jenkins
11 6 (4.05%) Bugzilla
11 6 (4.05%) JMeter
12 5 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (3.38%) Bitbucket
13 4 (2.70%) LoadRunner
13 4 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 18 (12.16%) Marketing
2 17 (11.49%) Finance
3 12 (8.11%) Retail
4 10 (6.76%) Games
5 3 (2.03%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (30.41%) Analyst
2 26 (17.57%) Developer
3 20 (13.51%) Software Engineer
3 20 (13.51%) Test Analyst
4 18 (12.16%) Java Engineer
5 15 (10.14%) Business Analyst
5 15 (10.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (10.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 15 (10.14%) Python Software Engineer
6 12 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (7.43%) Test Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) Agile Business Analyst
9 9 (6.08%) .NET Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Project Manager
9 9 (6.08%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Software Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Systems Analyst
10 8 (5.41%) Automation Test Analyst
10 8 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (4.73%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.97%) HTML
2 18 (12.16%) AngularJS
3 16 (10.81%) .NET
4 11 (7.43%) .NET Framework
4 11 (7.43%) ASP.NET
4 11 (7.43%) CSS
5 9 (6.08%) XML
6 8 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (5.41%) Entity Framework
6 8 (5.41%) Hibernate
6 8 (5.41%) Spring
7 6 (4.05%) RESTful
8 5 (3.38%) REST
8 5 (3.38%) SOAP
8 5 (3.38%) Velocity
9 4 (2.70%) Kafka
9 4 (2.70%) MSMQ
9 4 (2.70%) NumPy
9 4 (2.70%) Sensu
10 3 (2.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.41%) Social Media
4 6 (4.05%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.70%) User Experience
6 3 (2.03%) Internet of Things
6 3 (2.03%) Machine to Machine
6 3 (2.03%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.35%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.68%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.89%) Linux
2 19 (12.84%) Windows
3 15 (10.14%) Android
3 15 (10.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 3 (2.03%) CentOS
4 3 (2.03%) Fedora
5 2 (1.35%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (80.41%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (31.76%) SDLC
3 37 (25.00%) OO
4 35 (23.65%) Scrum
4 35 (23.65%) Test Automation
5 28 (18.92%) TDD
6 27 (18.24%) Waterfall
7 24 (16.22%) Kanban
8 19 (12.84%) Project Management
8 19 (12.84%) Software Engineering
9 16 (10.81%) BDD
9 16 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (10.14%) Software Testing
10 15 (10.14%) Use Case
11 14 (9.46%) Data Modelling
12 13 (8.78%) Test Scripting
12 13 (8.78%) User Stories
13 11 (7.43%) Collaborative Working
14 10 (6.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.65%) Java
2 32 (21.62%) Python
2 32 (21.62%) SQL
3 31 (20.95%) JavaScript
4 28 (18.92%) C#
5 15 (10.14%) C++
6 11 (7.43%) PHP
7 5 (3.38%) Ruby
8 4 (2.70%) Lingo
9 3 (2.03%) PHP 7
9 3 (2.03%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.35%) Java 9
11 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (8.11%) ISEB
2 11 (7.43%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.08%) Degree
4 7 (4.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.70%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.38%) QA
2 3 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (11.49%) Docker
2 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (8.11%) Puppet
2 9 (6.08%) Ansible
3 4 (2.70%) Grafana
4 2 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.68%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.14%) Google
3 8 (5.41%) Oracle
4 7 (4.73%) Ariba
4 7 (4.73%) SAP
5 6 (4.05%) Perforce
5 6 (4.05%) Remedy
6 4 (2.70%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.70%) Splunk
7 3 (2.03%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (2.03%) Cadence
7 3 (2.03%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.35%) HP
9 1 (0.68%) Avature
9 1 (0.68%) F5
9 1 (0.68%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.68%) NetApp
9 1 (0.68%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.68%) VMware