Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 102 180
Rank change year-on-year -7 +78 +68
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 339 455 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.80% 3.05% 1.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.15% 17.29% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 225 361 224
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,237 2,632 2,691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.48% 17.62% 17.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,612 2,070 2,295
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,775 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in the Midlands

JIRA
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for JIRA in the Midlands

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for JIRA in the Midlands

JIRA
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
East Midlands +22 170 £45,000 +4.05% 5
West Midlands -30 168 £47,500 +26.67% 20
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Midlands region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 266 (78.47%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (42.18%) Java
3 130 (38.35%) Scrum
4 118 (34.81%) Test Automation
5 109 (32.15%) Git (software)
5 109 (32.15%) C#
6 99 (29.20%) QA
7 87 (25.66%) Selenium
8 82 (24.19%) JavaScript
9 73 (21.53%) Confluence
10 69 (20.35%) Unit Testing
11 68 (20.06%) SQL
12 67 (19.76%) Amazon AWS
12 67 (19.76%) Continuous Integration
13 62 (18.29%) TDD
14 61 (17.99%) SoapUI
15 60 (17.70%) .NET
16 55 (16.22%) Web Services
16 55 (16.22%) Subversion
17 54 (15.93%) User Experience
18 53 (15.63%) SDLC
18 53 (15.63%) User Stories
19 52 (15.34%) Cucumber
20 51 (15.04%) Jenkins
21 50 (14.75%) Test Management
21 50 (14.75%) WebDriver
22 48 (14.16%) Degree
23 47 (13.86%) Microsoft Azure
23 47 (13.86%) REST
24 45 (13.27%) Mobile App

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 73 (21.53%) Confluence
2 9 (2.65%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (2.06%) IIS
4 4 (1.18%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.88%) Liferay
5 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.59%) Anypoint
6 2 (0.59%) Apache
6 2 (0.59%) JBoss
6 2 (0.59%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.29%) Drupal
7 1 (0.29%) Mule
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (3.24%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.59%) HipChat
4 2 (0.59%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) Magento
2 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.59%) SAP FI-CA
2 2 (0.59%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 67 (19.76%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (13.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (6.49%) Serverless
4 18 (5.31%) GitHub
5 12 (3.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (2.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (2.65%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (2.65%) SaaS
7 7 (2.06%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (1.77%) Amazon Kinesis
8 6 (1.77%) Google Play
8 6 (1.77%) iTunes
8 6 (1.77%) TestFlight
9 4 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.18%) npm
9 4 (1.18%) PaaS
10 3 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.88%) NuGet
10 3 (0.88%) Office 365
10 3 (0.88%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.95%) Internet
2 9 (2.65%) SSH
3 7 (2.06%) HTTP
4 6 (1.77%) Broadband
4 6 (1.77%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.77%) FTP
4 6 (1.77%) SMTP
5 4 (1.18%) MQTT
6 3 (0.88%) DNS
6 3 (0.88%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.88%) SSL
7 2 (0.59%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.29%) DHCP
8 1 (0.29%) Firewall
8 1 (0.29%) GoToMeeting
8 1 (0.29%) IPv4
8 1 (0.29%) IPv6
8 1 (0.29%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.01%) Big Data
3 16 (4.72%) SQLite
4 15 (4.42%) MySQL
5 12 (3.54%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.36%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.77%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (1.77%) HBase
10 5 (1.47%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.18%) Amazon Aurora
11 4 (1.18%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.88%) Power BI
13 2 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.59%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 109 (32.15%) Git (software)
2 87 (25.66%) Selenium
3 61 (17.99%) SoapUI
4 55 (16.22%) Subversion
5 52 (15.34%) Cucumber
6 51 (15.04%) Jenkins
7 50 (14.75%) WebDriver
8 40 (11.80%) JMeter
9 30 (8.85%) Zephyr
10 20 (5.90%) Sonatype Nexus
10 20 (5.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (5.31%) Maven
12 17 (5.01%) Visual Studio
13 15 (4.42%) Appium
13 15 (4.42%) Bitbucket
14 11 (3.24%) JUnit
15 10 (2.95%) Visual Studio Team System
16 9 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
16 9 (2.65%) SpecFlow
17 8 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 38 (11.21%) Retail
2 20 (5.90%) Automotive
3 14 (4.13%) Finance
4 11 (3.24%) Aerospace
5 9 (2.65%) Games
6 6 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.77%) Marketing
7 4 (1.18%) Military
8 2 (0.59%) Banking
8 2 (0.59%) Legal
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Avionics
9 1 (0.29%) Law
9 1 (0.29%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (35.10%) Developer
2 45 (13.27%) Tester
3 33 (9.73%) Analyst
4 30 (8.85%) QA Engineer
5 27 (7.96%) Automation Tester
6 24 (7.08%) .NET Developer
7 22 (6.49%) C# Developer
7 22 (6.49%) Java Developer
7 22 (6.49%) Java Engineer
8 19 (5.60%) Software Developer
9 18 (5.31%) Senior Java Engineer
9 18 (5.31%) Senior QA Engineer
10 17 (5.01%) Architect
10 17 (5.01%) Test Analyst
11 15 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (4.13%) Software Engineer
13 13 (3.83%) Test Manager
14 12 (3.54%) Cloud Architect
14 12 (3.54%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 12 (3.54%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (17.70%) .NET
2 55 (16.22%) Web Services
3 47 (13.86%) REST
4 44 (12.98%) XML
5 43 (12.68%) HTML
6 41 (12.09%) SOAP
7 39 (11.50%) Spring
8 38 (11.21%) React
9 35 (10.32%) JSON
10 32 (9.44%) CSS
11 31 (9.14%) AngularJS
12 25 (7.37%) Node.js
13 24 (7.08%) RESTful
14 19 (5.60%) ASP.NET
15 16 (4.72%) HTML5
16 15 (4.42%) Gherkin
16 15 (4.42%) J2EE
16 15 (4.42%) WinForms
17 12 (3.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 12 (3.54%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.93%) User Experience
2 45 (13.27%) Mobile App
3 24 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.24%) iPad
5 10 (2.95%) Internet of Things
5 10 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (2.65%) Driving Licence
7 7 (2.06%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.06%) New Media
7 7 (2.06%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.18%) Life Science
9 4 (1.18%) Smart Home
10 3 (0.88%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.88%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.88%) Fintech
10 3 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.88%) NHS
10 3 (0.88%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.73%) Windows
2 28 (8.26%) Linux
3 21 (6.19%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.24%) Android
5 7 (2.06%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.18%) CentOS
6 4 (1.18%) Solaris
6 4 (1.18%) Unix
6 4 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (78.47%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (38.35%) Scrum
3 118 (34.81%) Test Automation
4 69 (20.35%) Unit Testing
5 67 (19.76%) Continuous Integration
6 62 (18.29%) TDD
7 53 (15.63%) SDLC
7 53 (15.63%) User Stories
8 50 (14.75%) Test Management
9 45 (13.27%) OOP
10 43 (12.68%) Project Management
11 41 (12.09%) BDD
12 40 (11.80%) Software Engineering
13 38 (11.21%) OO
13 38 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
14 36 (10.62%) Computer Science
15 35 (10.32%) Functional Testing
16 34 (10.03%) Exploratory Testing
17 33 (9.73%) Non-Functional Testing
17 33 (9.73%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 143 (42.18%) Java
2 109 (32.15%) C#
3 82 (24.19%) JavaScript
4 68 (20.06%) SQL
5 38 (11.21%) Python
6 27 (7.96%) C++
7 20 (5.90%) Objective-C
8 12 (3.54%) C
8 12 (3.54%) TypeScript
9 10 (2.95%) ES6
10 7 (2.06%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.06%) Perl
10 7 (2.06%) Scala
11 6 (1.77%) Groovy
11 6 (1.77%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.77%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.47%) Dart
13 4 (1.18%) PHP
13 4 (1.18%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (14.16%) Degree
2 21 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (5.90%) ISTQB
4 19 (5.60%) ISEB
5 14 (4.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (2.36%) Security Cleared
7 7 (2.06%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.29%) APMP
10 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (29.20%) QA
2 3 (0.88%) ISO 26262
3 2 (0.59%) IEC 62304
3 2 (0.59%) PMO
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (5.60%) Docker
2 6 (1.77%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.59%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.29%) Firmware
4 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.06%) HP ALM
3 6 (1.77%) HockeyApp
4 2 (0.59%) Ansible
4 2 (0.59%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.29%) Puppet
5 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (7.96%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.19%) Atlassian
3 13 (3.83%) Oracle
3 13 (3.83%) SAP
4 12 (3.54%) HP
5 10 (2.95%) WorldPay
6 7 (2.06%) Adobe
6 7 (2.06%) Google
6 7 (2.06%) hybris
7 5 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.47%) Sencha
7 5 (1.47%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.18%) MuleSoft
8 4 (1.18%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.88%) ATG
9 3 (0.88%) Blue Prism
9 3 (0.88%) Demandware
9 3 (0.88%) IBM
9 3 (0.88%) Informatica
9 3 (0.88%) Xamarin