Period
to 24 January 2021

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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 62 80 113
Rank change year-on-year +18 +33 -35
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 227 370 360
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.09% 3.54% 2.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.34% 21.33% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 207 348 272
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,350 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,050 £74,125 £64,733
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,095
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.58% +4.19%

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 1,016 1,735 2,173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.31% 16.58% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 763 1,490 1,614
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,000 £68,750 £64,733
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in the Midlands

JIRA
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JIRA in the Midlands.

Salary trend for JIRA in the Midlands

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

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 January 2021. 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
West Midlands +35 163 £50,000 - 42
East Midlands +1 64 £48,250 +7.22% 26
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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.

1 153 (67.40%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (45.81%) Confluence
3 81 (35.68%) Scrum
4 73 (32.16%) Git (software)
5 56 (24.67%) AWS
6 52 (22.91%) DevOps
7 49 (21.59%) Finance
8 47 (20.70%) SQL
9 46 (20.26%) JavaScript
10 45 (19.82%) SDLC
11 42 (18.50%) Jenkins
12 41 (18.06%) Microsoft
13 40 (17.62%) C#
14 39 (17.18%) Python
14 39 (17.18%) Docker
15 38 (16.74%) SQL Server
16 36 (15.86%) HTML
16 36 (15.86%) .NET
16 36 (15.86%) Azure
16 36 (15.86%) Kanban
17 35 (15.42%) Java
17 35 (15.42%) CSS
18 34 (14.98%) Software Engineering
19 33 (14.54%) REST
20 32 (14.10%) Test Automation
21 31 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
21 31 (13.66%) Problem-Solving
22 30 (13.22%) Project Management
23 29 (12.78%) Linux
23 29 (12.78%) Degree

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
1 104 (45.81%) Confluence
2 15 (6.61%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.08%) GlassFish
3 7 (3.08%) JBoss
3 7 (3.08%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.76%) Drupal
4 4 (1.76%) nginx
4 4 (1.76%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.32%) CMS
6 2 (0.88%) Apache
6 2 (0.88%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.88%) WordPress
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.44%) Mule
Applications
1 20 (8.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (8.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 17 (7.49%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (7.05%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.32%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.88%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (3.08%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (1.32%) Magento
3 2 (0.88%) SAP FI-CA
3 2 (0.88%) SAP PSCD
3 2 (0.88%) Shopify
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (24.67%) AWS
2 36 (15.86%) Azure
3 27 (11.89%) GitHub
4 21 (9.25%) Office 365
5 18 (7.93%) GCP
6 17 (7.49%) PaaS
7 15 (6.61%) SaaS
8 14 (6.17%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (5.73%) Smartsheet
10 10 (4.41%) npm
11 9 (3.96%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (3.96%) Serverless
12 8 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (3.08%) Amazon S3
13 7 (3.08%) Power Platform
14 4 (1.76%) Trello
15 3 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (1.32%) Amazon EKS
15 3 (1.32%) Amazon Kinesis
15 3 (1.32%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.29%) Firewall
2 10 (4.41%) WebEx
3 8 (3.52%) DNS
3 8 (3.52%) Network Security
4 3 (1.32%) VPN
5 1 (0.44%) 3G
5 1 (0.44%) 4G
5 1 (0.44%) 5G
5 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.74%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.05%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (6.61%) MySQL
4 11 (4.85%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.41%) JasperReports
6 9 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.52%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (3.52%) BigQuery
7 8 (3.52%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (3.08%) Big Data
9 6 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.64%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.64%) Power BI
10 5 (2.20%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (2.20%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.20%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.20%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 73 (32.16%) Git (software)
2 42 (18.50%) Jenkins
3 24 (10.57%) Bitbucket
4 21 (9.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (7.49%) TeamCity
6 14 (6.17%) GitLab
6 14 (6.17%) JUnit
7 9 (3.96%) Maven
8 8 (3.52%) Selenium
9 7 (3.08%) Apache Archiva
9 7 (3.08%) Artifactory
9 7 (3.08%) Cucumber
9 7 (3.08%) Grunt
9 7 (3.08%) gulp
9 7 (3.08%) Mockito
9 7 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (2.64%) Gradle
10 6 (2.64%) jspm
10 6 (2.64%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (2.20%) Zephyr
General
1 49 (21.59%) Finance
2 16 (7.05%) Automotive
3 15 (6.61%) Law
4 14 (6.17%) Games
5 7 (3.08%) Aerospace
6 6 (2.64%) Retail
7 5 (2.20%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.76%) Electronics
8 4 (1.76%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.32%) French Language
9 3 (1.32%) German Language
9 3 (1.32%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.88%) Marketing
11 1 (0.44%) Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.44%) Military
11 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 73 (32.16%) Developer
2 22 (9.69%) Project Manager
3 20 (8.81%) Analyst
4 17 (7.49%) Java Developer
5 16 (7.05%) Software Engineer
6 15 (6.61%) Delivery Manager
7 14 (6.17%) Digital Project Manager
7 14 (6.17%) Lead Developer
8 13 (5.73%) C# Developer
8 13 (5.73%) Service Delivery Manager
8 13 (5.73%) Service Manager
9 11 (4.85%) Architect
10 10 (4.41%) Lead Java Developer
10 10 (4.41%) Test Analyst
11 9 (3.96%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (3.96%) Software Developer
12 8 (3.52%) Cloud Engineer
12 8 (3.52%) Lead DevOps
12 8 (3.52%) PHP Developer
13 7 (3.08%) Cybersecurity Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (15.86%) .NET
1 36 (15.86%) HTML
2 35 (15.42%) CSS
3 33 (14.54%) REST
4 26 (11.45%) RESTful
5 25 (11.01%) Web Services
6 24 (10.57%) AngularJS
7 22 (9.69%) Node.js
7 22 (9.69%) React
8 18 (7.93%) Spring
9 15 (6.61%) SOAP
9 15 (6.61%) XML
10 14 (6.17%) .NET Framework
11 12 (5.29%) JSON
12 11 (4.85%) Hibernate
12 11 (4.85%) HTML5
12 11 (4.85%) jQuery
13 10 (4.41%) CSS3
13 10 (4.41%) Entity Framework
13 10 (4.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.61%) Mobile App
3 13 (5.73%) Public Cloud
4 10 (4.41%) User Experience
4 10 (4.41%) Virtual Team
5 7 (3.08%) Analytical Mindset
5 7 (3.08%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.20%) Cloud Native
7 4 (1.76%) Blog
7 4 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.76%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.76%) Social Media
8 3 (1.32%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.32%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.32%) Replication
9 1 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.78%) Linux
2 27 (11.89%) Windows
3 25 (11.01%) Unix
4 3 (1.32%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.88%) Android
5 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.44%) AIX
6 1 (0.44%) Debian
6 1 (0.44%) Solaris
6 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (67.40%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (35.68%) Scrum
3 52 (22.91%) DevOps
4 45 (19.82%) SDLC
5 36 (15.86%) Kanban
6 34 (14.98%) Software Engineering
7 32 (14.10%) Test Automation
8 31 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (13.66%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (13.22%) Project Management
10 29 (12.78%) Microservices
11 27 (11.89%) MVC
12 23 (10.13%) TDD
13 22 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (8.81%) Infrastructure as Code
15 19 (8.37%) ITIL
15 19 (8.37%) Test Scripting
16 17 (7.49%) Pair Programming
17 16 (7.05%) Project Delivery
18 15 (6.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (20.70%) SQL
2 46 (20.26%) JavaScript
3 40 (17.62%) C#
4 39 (17.18%) Python
5 35 (15.42%) Java
6 20 (8.81%) PowerShell
7 17 (7.49%) TypeScript
8 15 (6.61%) T-SQL
9 14 (6.17%) Bash Shell
10 13 (5.73%) PHP
11 12 (5.29%) PL/SQL
12 7 (3.08%) C
12 7 (3.08%) Java 8
13 6 (2.64%) Go
13 6 (2.64%) Kotlin
14 5 (2.20%) C++
14 5 (2.20%) ES6
14 5 (2.20%) Perl
15 4 (1.76%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.32%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 29 (12.78%) Degree
2 19 (8.37%) SC Cleared
2 19 (8.37%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.17%) ISEB
4 12 (5.29%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (3.08%) CCNP
6 7 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.08%) CISSP
6 7 (3.08%) CSPO
7 4 (1.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.32%) AWS Certification
8 3 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.44%) HND
9 1 (0.44%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.44%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.85%) QA
2 10 (4.41%) PMO
3 3 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.32%) MISRA
3 3 (1.32%) MISRA C
4 2 (0.88%) GDPR
5 1 (0.44%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (17.18%) Docker
2 5 (2.20%) Firmware
3 4 (1.76%) Varnish
4 3 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.44%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.44%) HDFS
6 1 (0.44%) pfSense
6 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (12.33%) Kubernetes
2 24 (10.57%) Terraform
3 20 (8.81%) Ansible
4 7 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.76%) Puppet
6 3 (1.32%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.44%) Grafana
7 1 (0.44%) Packer
7 1 (0.44%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 41 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.89%) Atlassian
3 18 (7.93%) Google
4 15 (6.61%) HubSpot
5 13 (5.73%) Oracle
6 10 (4.41%) JDA
7 7 (3.08%) IBM
8 5 (2.20%) Apple
9 4 (1.76%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.32%) Borland
10 3 (1.32%) HP
10 3 (1.32%) Solace
11 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.88%) SAP
12 1 (0.44%) Cisco
12 1 (0.44%) Juniper
12 1 (0.44%) Sybase
12 1 (0.44%) VMware
12 1 (0.44%) webMethods
12 1 (0.44%) Zend