The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 45 64
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.32% 0.94% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.81% 4.48% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +1.12%  

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 64 67 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 16.93% 20.94% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 58 66 39
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year - +0.59%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester citing JIRA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Leicester

JIRA
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA in Leicester.

Salary trend for JIRA in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
2 10 (45.45%) PHP
3 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 7 (31.82%) Redmine
4 7 (31.82%) PHPUnit
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 7 (31.82%) jQuery
4 7 (31.82%) Symfony
4 7 (31.82%) Ajax
4 7 (31.82%) OOD
4 7 (31.82%) LAMP
4 7 (31.82%) C#
4 7 (31.82%) C++
4 7 (31.82%) MySQL
4 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
4 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) OOP
5 6 (27.27%) OO
5 6 (27.27%) NUnit
6 5 (22.73%) Perforce
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
8 3 (13.64%) WiX
8 3 (13.64%) WinForms
8 3 (13.64%) Aerospace

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (13.64%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Magento
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Hybris
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (31.82%) PHPUnit
2 7 (31.82%) Redmine
2 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
3 6 (27.27%) NUnit
4 3 (13.64%) WiX
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.55%) Gradle
General
1 3 (13.64%) Aerospace
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 7 (31.82%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (31.82%) MySQL Developer
3 7 (31.82%) PHP Developer
3 7 (31.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Software Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) C# Software Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior PHP Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Junior
5 5 (22.73%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (9.09%) C++/C# Developer
8 2 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 7 (31.82%) Ajax
2 7 (31.82%) jQuery
2 7 (31.82%) LAMP
2 7 (31.82%) Symfony
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) WinForms
4 3 (13.64%) WPF
5 2 (9.09%) .NET
5 2 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 7 (31.82%) OOD
4 7 (31.82%) OOP
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
5 6 (27.27%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.55%) Process Management
8 1 (4.55%) Product Marketing
8 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.55%) Scrum
8 1 (4.55%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) PHP
2 7 (31.82%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) C++
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Perforce
2 2 (9.09%) hybris
2 2 (9.09%) SAP