Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 58 78
Rank change year-on-year +17 +20 +1
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 28 34 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.84% 4.24% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.73% 19.43% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 6
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,875 £26,750 £26,125
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year - +26.98% -18.71%

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 Leicester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 118 175 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 20.42% 21.82% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 107 171 124
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +14.86%
10th Percentile £27,200 £26,750 £24,413
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £63,125
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

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

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Leicester over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicester region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 16 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 15 (53.57%) Finance
3 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) HP
3 13 (46.43%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (46.43%) Test Strategy
4 12 (42.86%) Test Management
4 12 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (42.86%) ISEB
4 12 (42.86%) Programme Management
5 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (28.57%) BDD
7 7 (25.00%) Node.js
7 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (25.00%) Confluence
8 6 (21.43%) QA
9 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
9 5 (17.86%) Security Testing
9 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
9 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
9 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
9 5 (17.86%) Project Management
9 5 (17.86%) TDD
9 5 (17.86%) API Testing
10 4 (14.29%) TestRail
10 4 (14.29%) AutoIt
10 4 (14.29%) Capita
10 4 (14.29%) ERP

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 7 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) HipChat
2 2 (7.14%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
3 4 (14.29%) AutoIt
3 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.29%) Selenium
3 4 (14.29%) TestRail
3 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 3 (10.71%) GitLab
4 3 (10.71%) Maven
4 3 (10.71%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (7.14%) PHPUnit
5 2 (7.14%) Redmine
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Senior Manager
1 12 (42.86%) Senior Test Manager
1 12 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Implementation Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Senior Implementation Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Tester
4 4 (14.29%) QA Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Automation Tester
5 3 (10.71%) QA Automation Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Zend Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Node.js
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 4 (14.29%) REST
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.71%) Java EE
3 3 (10.71%) jQuery
3 3 (10.71%) JSON
3 3 (10.71%) OAuth
3 3 (10.71%) RESTful
3 3 (10.71%) SOAP
3 3 (10.71%) Spring
3 3 (10.71%) Swagger
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.14%) Ajax
4 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.14%) LAMP
4 2 (7.14%) Laravel
4 2 (7.14%) Symfony
4 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Test Strategy
3 12 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 12 (42.86%) Test Management
3 12 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (28.57%) BDD
6 5 (17.86%) API Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
6 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.86%) Project Management
6 5 (17.86%) Security Testing
6 5 (17.86%) TDD
7 4 (14.29%) ERP
7 4 (14.29%) OOP
7 4 (14.29%) QA Automation
8 3 (10.71%) API Development
8 3 (10.71%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) ISEB
2 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) HP
2 4 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 4 (14.29%) Capita
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe
3 2 (7.14%) Apigee
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) MuleSoft
3 2 (7.14%) WSO2
3 2 (7.14%) XMPie
3 2 (7.14%) Zend