Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 62 41
Rank change year-on-year +19 -21 +18
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 31 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 5.53% 4.84% 4.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.39% 13.96% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 26
Leicester median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +31.25% -
10th Percentile £17,000 £37,500 £28,875
90th Percentile £55,250 £78,750 £57,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -

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 152 222 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 27.09% 34.63% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 141 137 105
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,650 £27,050
90th Percentile £57,000 £63,750 £57,500
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 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Leicester region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) Finance
3 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (41.94%) Project Management
4 11 (35.48%) Scrum
5 10 (32.26%) Test Automation
6 9 (29.03%) Test Scripting
6 9 (29.03%) Waterfall
6 9 (29.03%) Machine Learning
6 9 (29.03%) Defect Management
6 9 (29.03%) Banking
6 9 (29.03%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (25.81%) Selenium
7 8 (25.81%) ISEB
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
7 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
7 8 (25.81%) PMO
8 7 (22.58%) Analytical Thinking
8 7 (22.58%) Qlik Sense
8 7 (22.58%) DevOps
8 7 (22.58%) Zephyr
8 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement
8 7 (22.58%) Kanban
8 7 (22.58%) Use Case
8 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
9 6 (19.35%) Usability Testing
9 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
9 6 (19.35%) Change Management

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 4 (12.90%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.23%) Liferay
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (6.45%) Acrobat
2 2 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.45%) InDesign
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Trello
2 2 (6.45%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Selenium
2 7 (22.58%) Zephyr
3 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.45%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (6.45%) Postman
3 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio Coded UI
4 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) TestLink
4 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Test Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Senior Test Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Project Manager
4 5 (16.13%) IT Manager
4 5 (16.13%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) QA Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) PMO Lead
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior QA Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) UI Developer
7 2 (6.45%) UI/UX Developer
7 2 (6.45%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Node.js
2 4 (12.90%) REST
3 2 (6.45%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) CSS3
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
3 2 (6.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.23%) J2EE
4 1 (3.23%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) User Experience
3 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Project Management
3 11 (35.48%) Scrum
4 10 (32.26%) Test Automation
5 9 (29.03%) Artificial Intelligence
5 9 (29.03%) Defect Management
5 9 (29.03%) Machine Learning
5 9 (29.03%) Test Scripting
5 9 (29.03%) Waterfall
6 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
7 7 (22.58%) Analytical Thinking
7 7 (22.58%) DevOps
7 7 (22.58%) Kanban
7 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement
7 7 (22.58%) Use Case
8 6 (19.35%) Data Analytics
8 6 (19.35%) Data Entry
8 6 (19.35%) Portfolio Management
8 6 (19.35%) Project Delivery
8 6 (19.35%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) ISEB
2 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) PMO
2 5 (16.13%) QA
3 2 (6.45%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.23%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) hybris