Period
to 25 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 55 63
Rank change year-on-year -20 +8 +34
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 43 42 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.94% 4.20% 3.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.76% 19.00% 17.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 55
Leicestershire median annual salary £49,000 £45,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.29% +20.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £31,050 £30,200 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,250 £57,500 £47,500
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year +2.27% +12.10% -1.88%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 337 221 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 30.89% 22.10% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 190 193 251
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,075 £56,250 £47,500
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £41,800 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.72% +4.50% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Leicestershire

JIRA
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Leicestershire

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Leicestershire

JIRA
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 25 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -24 38 £49,000 +8.89%
Lutterworth - 2 £50,000 -
JIRA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (67.44%) Scrum
3 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
4 17 (39.53%) Java
4 17 (39.53%) Confluence
5 16 (37.21%) REST
5 16 (37.21%) User Experience
5 16 (37.21%) React
5 16 (37.21%) C#
5 16 (37.21%) Test Automation
6 15 (34.88%) SQL
7 14 (32.56%) SOAP
7 14 (32.56%) Web Services
7 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
8 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (27.91%) Jenkins
9 12 (27.91%) Multithreading
10 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
10 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
10 11 (25.58%) TDD
11 10 (23.26%) HTML
11 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (20.93%) .NET
12 9 (20.93%) SAP
12 9 (20.93%) OO
12 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (18.60%) Mobile App
13 8 (18.60%) DevOps
13 8 (18.60%) Defect Tracking
14 7 (16.28%) User Stories

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 17 (39.53%) Confluence
2 4 (9.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (9.30%) IIS
2 4 (9.30%) Liferay
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) JBoss
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (9.30%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (9.30%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (9.30%) Serverless
4 3 (6.98%) PaaS
5 2 (4.65%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (4.65%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (2.33%) IaaS
6 1 (2.33%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.63%) SQLite
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Jenkins
2 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
3 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
4 6 (13.95%) Cucumber
4 6 (13.95%) Selenium
5 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (6.98%) Bitbucket
5 3 (6.98%) JUnit
5 3 (6.98%) Maven
5 3 (6.98%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.65%) EasyMock
6 2 (4.65%) GitLab
6 2 (4.65%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (4.65%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.65%) Subversion
7 1 (2.33%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (2.33%) Liquibase
7 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.98%) Games
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Software Developer
3 7 (16.28%) C# Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.63%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Project Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (9.30%) Scrum Master
6 3 (6.98%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) DevOps Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.65%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) React
1 16 (37.21%) REST
2 14 (32.56%) SOAP
2 14 (32.56%) Web Services
3 10 (23.26%) HTML
4 9 (20.93%) .NET
5 7 (16.28%) CSS
5 7 (16.28%) Spring
5 7 (16.28%) WPF
6 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
6 6 (13.95%) CSS3
6 6 (13.95%) GraphQL
6 6 (13.95%) HTML5
6 6 (13.95%) J2EE
6 6 (13.95%) LINQ
6 6 (13.95%) Node.js
6 6 (13.95%) Redux
6 6 (13.95%) WinForms
7 5 (11.63%) WCF
7 5 (11.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) User Experience
2 8 (18.60%) Mobile App
3 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.65%) PKI
4 2 (4.65%) Smartcard
4 2 (4.65%) Wiki
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.30%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Windows
4 2 (4.65%) CentOS
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Android
5 1 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (67.44%) Scrum
3 16 (37.21%) Test Automation
4 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
5 12 (27.91%) Multithreading
6 11 (25.58%) TDD
6 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
7 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (20.93%) OO
9 8 (18.60%) Defect Tracking
9 8 (18.60%) DevOps
10 7 (16.28%) MVC
10 7 (16.28%) Project Planning
10 7 (16.28%) User Stories
11 6 (13.95%) BDD
11 6 (13.95%) Functional Testing
11 6 (13.95%) Isomorphic JavaScript
12 5 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (11.63%) SDLC
12 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
2 17 (39.53%) Java
3 16 (37.21%) C#
4 15 (34.88%) SQL
5 6 (13.95%) Scala
6 4 (9.30%) Apple Swift
6 4 (9.30%) ES6
6 4 (9.30%) Objective-C
7 3 (6.98%) C++
8 2 (4.65%) Python
8 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.33%) C
9 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.33%) Kotlin
9 1 (2.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
1 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) HP ALM
1 3 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) SAP
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) Adobe
3 4 (9.30%) hybris
4 3 (6.98%) Atlassian
4 3 (6.98%) HP
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat