Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 80 141
Rank change year-on-year +35 +61 +18
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 181 151 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.39% 3.16% 1.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.10% 14.23% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 142 123 82
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £29,500 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £59,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,633 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.04% -10.00% +11.11%

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 858 1,061 1,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 25.53% 22.23% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 707 934 990
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,650
90th Percentile £64,100 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 137 (75.69%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (45.30%) Confluence
3 80 (44.20%) Scrum
4 53 (29.28%) Kanban
5 52 (28.73%) JavaScript
6 51 (28.18%) C#
7 49 (27.07%) Finance
8 48 (26.52%) Java
9 45 (24.86%) Git (software)
10 42 (23.20%) Jenkins
11 38 (20.99%) Selenium
12 37 (20.44%) BDD
12 37 (20.44%) Mobile App
13 35 (19.34%) REST
14 34 (18.78%) HTML
15 33 (18.23%) Test Automation
15 33 (18.23%) TDD
15 33 (18.23%) Mentoring
16 32 (17.68%) Team Foundation Server
17 31 (17.13%) Web Services
17 31 (17.13%) DevOps
17 31 (17.13%) GitHub
18 30 (16.57%) SoapUI
18 30 (16.57%) SDLC
19 28 (15.47%) .NET
20 26 (14.36%) Project Management
21 24 (13.26%) jQuery
21 24 (13.26%) JSON
21 24 (13.26%) Node.js
22 23 (12.71%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 82 (45.30%) Confluence
2 13 (7.18%) IIS
3 6 (3.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (3.31%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.76%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.21%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.10%) Apache
6 2 (1.10%) CMS
6 2 (1.10%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (6.63%) Photoshop
2 9 (4.97%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.87%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (3.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (3.31%) GIMP
5 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 31 (17.13%) GitHub
2 22 (12.15%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (12.15%) Slack
3 13 (7.18%) G Suite
3 13 (7.18%) Office 365
3 13 (7.18%) Sage Pay
4 9 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (3.31%) npm
6 5 (2.76%) SaaS
7 4 (2.21%) IaaS
7 4 (2.21%) PaaS
8 3 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.87%) Internet
2 5 (2.76%) VoIP
3 4 (2.21%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (1.10%) DNS
4 2 (1.10%) LAN
4 2 (1.10%) SAN
4 2 (1.10%) WAN
5 1 (0.55%) DHCP
5 1 (0.55%) Firewall
5 1 (0.55%) FTP
5 1 (0.55%) HTTP
5 1 (0.55%) SMPP
5 1 (0.55%) SMS
5 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (7.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.31%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.21%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (2.21%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.66%) MySQL
5 3 (1.66%) Power BI
5 3 (1.66%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.10%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (24.86%) Git (software)
2 42 (23.20%) Jenkins
3 38 (20.99%) Selenium
4 32 (17.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (16.57%) SoapUI
6 20 (11.05%) JMeter
7 19 (10.50%) LoadRunner
8 18 (9.94%) Cucumber
8 18 (9.94%) Maven
9 16 (8.84%) WebDriver
10 12 (6.63%) Xcode
11 10 (5.52%) Subversion
12 9 (4.97%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (3.87%) Bitbucket
14 6 (3.31%) gulp
14 6 (3.31%) Visual Studio
14 6 (3.31%) Visual Studio Team System
15 4 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 4 (2.21%) CocoaPods
15 4 (2.21%) HP UFT
General
1 49 (27.07%) Finance
2 21 (11.60%) Retail
3 19 (10.50%) Banking
4 15 (8.29%) Marketing
5 8 (4.42%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.21%) Electronics
6 4 (2.21%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (41.44%) Developer
2 42 (23.20%) Analyst
3 22 (12.15%) Test Engineer
4 20 (11.05%) Business Analyst
5 18 (9.94%) Senior Developer
6 15 (8.29%) Developer in Test
6 15 (8.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 15 (8.29%) Development Engineer
6 15 (8.29%) Software Development Engineer
6 15 (8.29%) Software Engineer
6 15 (8.29%) Software Test Engineer
6 15 (8.29%) Test Analyst
6 15 (8.29%) Test Development Engineer
7 13 (7.18%) Digital Analyst
8 12 (6.63%) Applications Developer
9 11 (6.08%) .NET Developer
9 11 (6.08%) Digital Business Analyst
9 11 (6.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 11 (6.08%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.42%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (19.34%) REST
2 34 (18.78%) HTML
3 31 (17.13%) Web Services
4 28 (15.47%) .NET
5 24 (13.26%) jQuery
5 24 (13.26%) JSON
5 24 (13.26%) Node.js
6 23 (12.71%) CSS
6 23 (12.71%) React
6 23 (12.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (8.84%) SOAP
8 15 (8.29%) AngularJS
8 15 (8.29%) ASP.NET
8 15 (8.29%) CSS3
8 15 (8.29%) RESTful
8 15 (8.29%) XML
9 13 (7.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (7.18%) KnockoutJS
9 13 (7.18%) Sass
10 11 (6.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.44%) Mobile App
2 20 (11.05%) User Experience
3 19 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.63%) Online Banking
5 10 (5.52%) Data Centre
6 8 (4.42%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.21%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.10%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.60%) Apple iOS
1 21 (11.60%) Windows
2 13 (7.18%) Android
3 10 (5.52%) Linux
4 6 (3.31%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.76%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.21%) CentOS
6 4 (2.21%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.21%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.21%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.21%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.10%) Unix
7 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (75.69%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (44.20%) Scrum
3 53 (29.28%) Kanban
4 37 (20.44%) BDD
5 33 (18.23%) Mentoring
5 33 (18.23%) TDD
5 33 (18.23%) Test Automation
6 31 (17.13%) DevOps
7 30 (16.57%) SDLC
8 26 (14.36%) Project Management
9 23 (12.71%) MVC
10 21 (11.60%) Test Management
11 20 (11.05%) IT Strategy
11 20 (11.05%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (10.50%) Manual Testing
13 18 (9.94%) API Testing
13 18 (9.94%) Coaching
13 18 (9.94%) Configuration Management
13 18 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (9.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 52 (28.73%) JavaScript
2 51 (28.18%) C#
3 48 (26.52%) Java
4 15 (8.29%) Python
5 14 (7.73%) SQL
6 12 (6.63%) Apple Swift
7 11 (6.08%) Bash Shell
7 11 (6.08%) Ruby
8 10 (5.52%) TypeScript
9 8 (4.42%) Java 8
10 6 (3.31%) C++
10 6 (3.31%) PHP
11 4 (2.21%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.21%) Perl
11 4 (2.21%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.66%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.10%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (11.60%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.39%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.66%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.66%) Degree
4 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.55%) ISEB
5 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.73%) QA
2 13 (7.18%) PMO
3 10 (5.52%) GDPR
4 4 (2.21%) WCAG
5 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.73%) Docker
2 5 (2.76%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.21%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 15 (8.29%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (5.52%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.21%) Nessus
3 4 (2.21%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.10%) Ansible
4 2 (1.10%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.10%) Grafana
4 2 (1.10%) Kibana
4 2 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.10%) Puppet
4 2 (1.10%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (9.94%) Salesforce.com
2 17 (9.39%) Google
3 15 (8.29%) HP
3 15 (8.29%) Microsoft
4 13 (7.18%) Telerik
5 12 (6.63%) Splunk
5 12 (6.63%) Xamarin
6 8 (4.42%) AppDynamics
7 7 (3.87%) Ariba
7 7 (3.87%) Oracle
7 7 (3.87%) SAP
8 6 (3.31%) Adobe
9 3 (1.66%) Remedy
10 2 (1.10%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.10%) VMware