Period
to 9 July 2020

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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 68 61
Rank change year-on-year +28 -7 +37
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 101 132 204
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Leeds 5.10% 4.20% 4.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.09% 18.83% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 71 115 192
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £56,250 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -

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 479 701 1,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 24.18% 22.30% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 392 586 998
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £32,625 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,625 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Leeds

JIRA
Salary Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Leeds.

Salary trend for JIRA in Leeds

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Leeds over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, 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 69 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (53.47%) Confluence
3 38 (37.62%) SQL
4 33 (32.67%) DevOps
5 32 (31.68%) Scrum
6 27 (26.73%) Waterfall
7 26 (25.74%) Kanban
7 26 (25.74%) Test Automation
8 22 (21.78%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (21.78%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (20.79%) MySQL
9 21 (20.79%) Python
10 20 (19.80%) Windows
10 20 (19.80%) Java
10 20 (19.80%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (18.81%) Docker
11 19 (18.81%) Linux
11 19 (18.81%) Configuration Management
12 18 (17.82%) Finance
12 18 (17.82%) Ansible
12 18 (17.82%) Windows Server
13 17 (16.83%) PHP
13 17 (16.83%) Selenium
13 17 (16.83%) Jenkins
14 16 (15.84%) TDD
14 16 (15.84%) Continuous Delivery
15 15 (14.85%) Banking
15 15 (14.85%) C#
15 15 (14.85%) Bitbucket
15 15 (14.85%) Team Foundation Server

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 54 (53.47%) Confluence
2 11 (10.89%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.97%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.98%) Apache
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.99%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.99%) CICS
5 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (7.92%) assyst
2 5 (4.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.88%) Trello
2 8 (7.92%) AWS
3 7 (6.93%) Azure
4 4 (3.96%) G Suite
4 4 (3.96%) Office 365
5 3 (2.97%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.97%) GCP
5 3 (2.97%) SaaS
5 3 (2.97%) Slack
6 2 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.98%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (1.98%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.98%) Amazon SageMaker
7 1 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.99%) Amazon GuardDuty
7 1 (0.99%) Apigee
7 1 (0.99%) IaaS
7 1 (0.99%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) Asterisk PBX
1 4 (3.96%) PBX
1 4 (3.96%) SMPP
1 4 (3.96%) SMS
1 4 (3.96%) SSL
2 1 (0.99%) Firewall
2 1 (0.99%) HTTP
2 1 (0.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.79%) MySQL
2 11 (10.89%) MariaDB
3 10 (9.90%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.98%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (1.98%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.98%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.98%) Pentaho
5 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.98%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (0.99%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.99%) DB2
6 1 (0.99%) Informix
Development Applications
1 17 (16.83%) Jenkins
1 17 (16.83%) Selenium
2 15 (14.85%) Bitbucket
2 15 (14.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (11.88%) Git (software)
4 11 (10.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (8.91%) Maven
5 9 (8.91%) Ranorex
5 9 (8.91%) WebDriver
6 8 (7.92%) SoapUI
7 7 (6.93%) Vagrant
8 6 (5.94%) Cucumber
8 6 (5.94%) JMeter
9 4 (3.96%) LoadRunner
10 3 (2.97%) GitLab
11 2 (1.98%) Robot Framework
11 2 (1.98%) Snyk
11 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (17.82%) Finance
2 15 (14.85%) Banking
3 13 (12.87%) Retail
4 7 (6.93%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.98%) Games
6 2 (1.98%) Marketing
7 1 (0.99%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 17 (16.83%) Analyst
2 16 (15.84%) Software Engineer
3 11 (10.89%) Administrator
3 11 (10.89%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (10.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (10.89%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (9.90%) Developer
5 9 (8.91%) QA Analyst
6 8 (7.92%) Support Specialist
7 7 (6.93%) Test Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.95%) Automation Tester
8 5 (4.95%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Tester
9 4 (3.96%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) Development Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Development Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (3.96%) Senior Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.87%) LAMP
2 11 (10.89%) YAML
3 10 (9.90%) React
3 10 (9.90%) XML
4 7 (6.93%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (5.94%) Web Services
6 5 (4.95%) REST
7 4 (3.96%) GraphQL
7 4 (3.96%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (3.96%) Redux
8 3 (2.97%) RESTful
8 3 (2.97%) SOAP
8 3 (2.97%) Spring
8 3 (2.97%) Spring Boot
9 2 (1.98%) .NET
9 2 (1.98%) CSS
9 2 (1.98%) CSS3
9 2 (1.98%) HTML
9 2 (1.98%) OAuth
9 2 (1.98%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.80%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.89%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.89%) Mainframe
3 5 (4.95%) iSeries
3 5 (4.95%) User Experience
4 2 (1.98%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (1.98%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.99%) NHS
5 1 (0.99%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.80%) Windows
2 19 (18.81%) Linux
3 18 (17.82%) Windows Server
4 12 (11.88%) Ubuntu
5 11 (10.89%) CentOS
5 11 (10.89%) FreeBSD
5 11 (10.89%) FreeNAS
6 4 (3.96%) Debian
7 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (32.67%) DevOps
3 32 (31.68%) Scrum
4 27 (26.73%) Waterfall
5 26 (25.74%) Kanban
5 26 (25.74%) Test Automation
6 22 (21.78%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (21.78%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (18.81%) Configuration Management
8 16 (15.84%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (15.84%) TDD
9 14 (13.86%) ITIL
9 14 (13.86%) SDLC
9 14 (13.86%) Software Engineering
10 13 (12.87%) Software Testing
11 12 (11.88%) BDD
12 11 (10.89%) E-Commerce
12 11 (10.89%) Infrastructure Management
13 9 (8.91%) Incident Management
13 9 (8.91%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (37.62%) SQL
2 21 (20.79%) Python
3 20 (19.80%) Java
4 17 (16.83%) PHP
5 15 (14.85%) C#
6 13 (12.87%) Bash Shell
7 9 (8.91%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.97%) Scala
9 2 (1.98%) Java 8
9 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.98%) Ruby
9 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.99%) C
10 1 (0.99%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) ISEB
2 9 (8.91%) ISTQB
3 7 (6.93%) Degree
4 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.99%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.88%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.99%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.99%) NCSC
System Software
1 19 (18.81%) Docker
2 11 (10.89%) KVM
2 11 (10.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (17.82%) Ansible
2 12 (11.88%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (10.89%) Proxmox
4 10 (9.90%) Puppet
5 8 (7.92%) Kubernetes
6 5 (4.95%) ZABBIX
7 4 (3.96%) Grafana
7 4 (3.96%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (2.97%) Terraform
9 2 (1.98%) HP Fortify
9 2 (1.98%) Packer
9 2 (1.98%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) Atlassian
1 14 (13.86%) IBM
2 13 (12.87%) Unisys
2 13 (12.87%) VMware
3 12 (11.88%) Red Hat
4 11 (10.89%) Percona
4 11 (10.89%) SaltStack
5 7 (6.93%) Google
5 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.94%) Oracle
7 4 (3.96%) HP
7 4 (3.96%) New Relic
8 1 (0.99%) Remedy