Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 63 102
Rank change year-on-year -2 +39 +8
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 130 209 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.18% 4.34% 2.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.54% 18.05% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 107 182 127
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.82% +8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,800 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +12.50%

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 701 1,158 1,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 22.53% 24.06% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 582 1,002 1,042
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,125 £65,000 £61,125
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 16 July 2019.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 102 (78.46%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (45.38%) Scrum
3 50 (38.46%) Kanban
4 46 (35.38%) BDD
5 39 (30.00%) TDD
6 38 (29.23%) Selenium
6 38 (29.23%) Jenkins
6 38 (29.23%) API Testing
7 36 (27.69%) SQL
8 34 (26.15%) Test Automation
9 33 (25.38%) Confluence
9 33 (25.38%) Java
10 32 (24.62%) SoapUI
11 31 (23.85%) REST
11 31 (23.85%) Finance
11 31 (23.85%) Git (software)
12 30 (23.08%) Cucumber
12 30 (23.08%) DevOps
13 29 (22.31%) GitHub
13 29 (22.31%) User Acceptance Testing
14 28 (21.54%) SOAP
15 27 (20.77%) Manual Testing
16 26 (20.00%) Google
16 26 (20.00%) DSDM
16 26 (20.00%) JavaScript
17 25 (19.23%) JMeter
18 24 (18.46%) Team Foundation Server
18 24 (18.46%) G Suite
18 24 (18.46%) Office 365
18 24 (18.46%) Mobile App

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 33 (25.38%) Confluence
2 6 (4.62%) Apache
3 4 (3.08%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (3.08%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (3.08%) Mule
3 4 (3.08%) nginx
4 3 (2.31%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.54%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.77%) CMS
6 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.08%) Chatbot
3 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.54%) iWork
5 1 (0.77%) Flinto
5 1 (0.77%) InVision
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.77%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 29 (22.31%) GitHub
2 24 (18.46%) G Suite
2 24 (18.46%) Office 365
3 21 (16.15%) Slack
4 10 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.08%) SaaS
7 2 (1.54%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.54%) Yarn
8 1 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.77%) IaaS
8 1 (0.77%) npm
8 1 (0.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) LAN
1 2 (1.54%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.54%) VoIP
1 2 (1.54%) WAN
1 2 (1.54%) WebEx
1 2 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (1.54%) Wireless
2 1 (0.77%) DHCP
2 1 (0.77%) DNS
2 1 (0.77%) FTP
2 1 (0.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.69%) MySQL
2 5 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.31%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.77%) Big Data
6 1 (0.77%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (29.23%) Jenkins
1 38 (29.23%) Selenium
2 32 (24.62%) SoapUI
3 31 (23.85%) Git (software)
4 30 (23.08%) Cucumber
5 25 (19.23%) JMeter
6 24 (18.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (17.69%) LoadRunner
8 21 (16.15%) Maven
9 16 (12.31%) Sonatype Nexus
10 12 (9.23%) WebDriver
11 11 (8.46%) Xcode
12 8 (6.15%) Mockito
13 7 (5.38%) Bitbucket
13 7 (5.38%) Subversion
14 5 (3.85%) JUnit
14 5 (3.85%) SonarQube
14 5 (3.85%) Toad
14 5 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 3 (2.31%) Zephyr
General
1 31 (23.85%) Finance
2 21 (16.15%) Retail
3 9 (6.92%) Banking
4 5 (3.85%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Billing
6 1 (0.77%) Automotive
6 1 (0.77%) Legal
6 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.77%) Marketing
6 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (36.92%) Developer
2 40 (30.77%) Analyst
3 27 (20.77%) Test Analyst
4 13 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 11 (8.46%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.69%) iOS Developer
6 10 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
6 10 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 9 (6.92%) Business Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Developer in Test
8 8 (6.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Development Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Software Development Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Software Test Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Test Development Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Tester
9 5 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
9 5 (3.85%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (3.85%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.85%) REST
2 28 (21.54%) SOAP
3 16 (12.31%) JSON
4 15 (11.54%) HTML
5 14 (10.77%) CSS
6 10 (7.69%) Node.js
6 10 (7.69%) RESTful
6 10 (7.69%) Web Services
7 9 (6.92%) AngularJS
7 9 (6.92%) Spring
8 8 (6.15%) React
8 8 (6.15%) Symfony
9 6 (4.62%) .NET
9 6 (4.62%) CSS3
9 6 (4.62%) HTML5
9 6 (4.62%) Laravel
10 5 (3.85%) Spring Boot
11 4 (3.08%) OpenID
11 4 (3.08%) Vue.js
11 4 (3.08%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.46%) Mobile App
2 17 (13.08%) User Experience
3 10 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.54%) NHS
4 2 (1.54%) Online Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.77%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.77%) Life Science
5 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.77%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.08%) Apple iOS
2 9 (6.92%) Android
3 5 (3.85%) Windows
4 4 (3.08%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.54%) Linux
5 2 (1.54%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.54%) zOS
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (78.46%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (45.38%) Scrum
3 50 (38.46%) Kanban
4 46 (35.38%) BDD
5 39 (30.00%) TDD
6 38 (29.23%) API Testing
7 34 (26.15%) Test Automation
8 30 (23.08%) DevOps
9 29 (22.31%) User Acceptance Testing
10 27 (20.77%) Manual Testing
11 26 (20.00%) DSDM
12 23 (17.69%) Software Testing
12 23 (17.69%) Test Management
13 21 (16.15%) Integration Testing
14 17 (13.08%) User Stories
15 15 (11.54%) Mentoring
16 13 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
17 12 (9.23%) iOS Development
17 12 (9.23%) Test Scripting
18 11 (8.46%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.69%) SQL
2 33 (25.38%) Java
3 26 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (13.85%) C#
5 12 (9.23%) Apple Swift
6 9 (6.92%) PHP
6 9 (6.92%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.62%) PHP 7
8 5 (3.85%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.31%) ES6
9 3 (2.31%) Java 8
10 2 (1.54%) C++
10 2 (1.54%) Groovy
10 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.54%) Python
11 1 (0.77%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.77%) Ruby
11 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (16.15%) SC Cleared
1 21 (16.15%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.92%) ISEB
3 6 (4.62%) Degree
4 4 (3.08%) IIBA
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.77%) MCITP
6 1 (0.77%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) QA
2 4 (3.08%) GDPR
3 3 (2.31%) WCAG
4 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) Docker
2 2 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (16.92%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (6.15%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.54%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.54%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (1.54%) Terraform
4 1 (0.77%) Grafana
4 1 (0.77%) Kibana
4 1 (0.77%) Nessus
Vendors
1 26 (20.00%) Google
2 22 (16.92%) HP
3 18 (13.85%) Splunk
4 14 (10.77%) AppDynamics
4 14 (10.77%) Oracle
5 8 (6.15%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.85%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.08%) ForgeRock
7 4 (3.08%) Freshdesk
7 4 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.08%) Zoho
8 2 (1.54%) Adobe
8 2 (1.54%) Apple
8 2 (1.54%) Cadence
8 2 (1.54%) Okta
8 2 (1.54%) VMware
9 1 (0.77%) Xamarin