Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 83 157
Rank change year-on-year -31 +74 +63
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 351 550 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.79% 3.56% 2.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.78% 18.26% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 263 453 300
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £64,536 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,133 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.27% - +5.26%

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 2,225 3,012 2,958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.71% 19.52% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,684 2,486 2,521
Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,733 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018. 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 +17 188 £45,000 -3.23% 34
West Midlands -65 162 £40,000 +6.67% 63
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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.

1 270 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (37.89%) Java
3 130 (37.04%) Scrum
4 122 (34.76%) Test Automation
5 112 (31.91%) C#
6 101 (28.77%) Git (software)
7 99 (28.21%) Confluence
8 94 (26.78%) Jenkins
9 92 (26.21%) QA
10 91 (25.93%) JavaScript
11 90 (25.64%) Selenium
12 76 (21.65%) .NET
13 73 (20.80%) SQL
14 71 (20.23%) SDLC
15 67 (19.09%) Web Services
16 55 (15.67%) Windows
17 53 (15.10%) SoapUI
18 52 (14.81%) Cucumber
18 52 (14.81%) Test Management
19 51 (14.53%) OO
20 50 (14.25%) CSS
21 49 (13.96%) Linux
21 49 (13.96%) TDD
22 48 (13.68%) HTML
23 47 (13.39%) Atlassian
24 45 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
24 45 (12.82%) OOP
24 45 (12.82%) Python
25 44 (12.54%) Microsoft
26 43 (12.25%) Retail

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 99 (28.21%) Confluence
2 22 (6.27%) Apache
3 13 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.42%) IIS
5 10 (2.85%) nginx
6 7 (1.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (1.14%) Liferay
8 3 (0.85%) Anypoint
8 3 (0.85%) Drupal
8 3 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.85%) JBoss
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.57%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.57%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.28%) Mule
Applications
1 24 (6.84%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.71%) Mingle
5 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.57%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.28%) InVision
7 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) SAP FI-CA
1 4 (1.14%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.83%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (5.70%) GitHub
4 8 (2.28%) SaaS
5 7 (1.99%) Slack
6 6 (1.71%) PaaS
6 6 (1.71%) Trello
7 5 (1.42%) IaaS
7 5 (1.42%) Serverless
8 4 (1.14%) Office 365
9 2 (0.57%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.57%) Google Play
9 2 (0.57%) iTunes
9 2 (0.57%) NuGet
9 2 (0.57%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.57%) TestFlight
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.28%) Apigee
10 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.70%) DNS
2 11 (3.13%) SSL
3 6 (1.71%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.85%) DHCP
4 3 (0.85%) Extranet
5 2 (0.57%) Broadband
5 2 (0.57%) Firewall
5 2 (0.57%) LAN
5 2 (0.57%) SAN
5 2 (0.57%) WAN
6 1 (0.28%) AMQP
6 1 (0.28%) HTTP
6 1 (0.28%) IPv4
6 1 (0.28%) IPv6
6 1 (0.28%) Modbus
6 1 (0.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.84%) MongoDB
3 12 (3.42%) MySQL
3 12 (3.42%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.13%) SQLite
5 10 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.85%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.56%) Power BI
7 7 (1.99%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.71%) Big Data
8 6 (1.71%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.42%) Data Lake
10 3 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 101 (28.77%) Git (software)
2 94 (26.78%) Jenkins
3 90 (25.64%) Selenium
4 53 (15.10%) SoapUI
5 52 (14.81%) Cucumber
6 43 (12.25%) JMeter
7 42 (11.97%) WebDriver
8 38 (10.83%) Subversion
9 35 (9.97%) Bitbucket
10 32 (9.12%) Zephyr
11 25 (7.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 23 (6.55%) JUnit
13 19 (5.41%) TeamCity
14 17 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (3.99%) Maven
16 11 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
17 10 (2.85%) GoCD
17 10 (2.85%) TestRail
17 10 (2.85%) Vagrant
17 10 (2.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (12.25%) Retail
2 33 (9.40%) Finance
3 13 (3.70%) Automotive
4 10 (2.85%) Marketing
5 9 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.42%) Games
7 4 (1.14%) Electronics
7 4 (1.14%) Legal
7 4 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.85%) Advertising
8 3 (0.85%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.85%) Banking
8 3 (0.85%) Publishing
9 2 (0.57%) Avionics
9 2 (0.57%) Back Office
9 2 (0.57%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) French Language
10 1 (0.28%) German Language
10 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 119 (33.90%) Developer
2 42 (11.97%) Analyst
3 36 (10.26%) QA Engineer
4 35 (9.97%) Test Engineer
5 34 (9.69%) .NET Developer
6 26 (7.41%) Tester
7 23 (6.55%) C# Developer
7 23 (6.55%) Senior QA Engineer
8 22 (6.27%) Test Automation Engineer
9 21 (5.98%) Java Engineer
10 19 (5.41%) Java Developer
10 19 (5.41%) Lead Developer
10 19 (5.41%) Software Developer
11 18 (5.13%) Automation Tester
11 18 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (5.13%) Project Manager
11 18 (5.13%) Test Analyst
12 16 (4.56%) Senior Java Engineer
13 15 (4.27%) iOS Developer
14 13 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (21.65%) .NET
2 67 (19.09%) Web Services
3 50 (14.25%) CSS
4 48 (13.68%) HTML
5 36 (10.26%) XML
6 33 (9.40%) JSON
7 29 (8.26%) REST
8 28 (7.98%) AngularJS
9 27 (7.69%) .NET Framework
10 26 (7.41%) SOAP
11 22 (6.27%) ASP.NET
11 22 (6.27%) React
12 21 (5.98%) HTML5
12 21 (5.98%) Node.js
12 21 (5.98%) Spring
13 19 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (4.56%) Sass
15 13 (3.70%) jQuery
15 13 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
15 13 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.12%) Mobile App
2 27 (7.69%) User Experience
3 20 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.70%) NHS
4 12 (3.42%) iPad
4 12 (3.42%) Wiki
5 10 (2.85%) Algorithms
5 10 (2.85%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.99%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.42%) e-Learning
7 5 (1.42%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.42%) New Media
8 4 (1.14%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.57%) PKI
9 2 (0.57%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (0.57%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.28%) LIMS
10 1 (0.28%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 55 (15.67%) Windows
2 49 (13.96%) Linux
3 24 (6.84%) Apple iOS
4 19 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 15 (4.27%) CentOS
6 10 (2.85%) Android
7 9 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.71%) Unix
9 5 (1.42%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.85%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.85%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.85%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.57%) Solaris
11 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (37.04%) Scrum
3 122 (34.76%) Test Automation
4 71 (20.23%) SDLC
5 52 (14.81%) Test Management
6 51 (14.53%) OO
7 49 (13.96%) TDD
8 45 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (12.82%) OOP
9 41 (11.68%) Unit Testing
10 40 (11.40%) DevOps
11 39 (11.11%) Project Management
11 39 (11.11%) Waterfall
12 35 (9.97%) Problem-Solving
12 35 (9.97%) Software Engineering
13 33 (9.40%) API Testing
13 33 (9.40%) Defect Management
14 30 (8.55%) BDD
14 30 (8.55%) MVC
15 29 (8.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 133 (37.89%) Java
2 112 (31.91%) C#
3 91 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 73 (20.80%) SQL
5 45 (12.82%) Python
6 25 (7.12%) C++
7 21 (5.98%) PHP
8 17 (4.84%) Bash Shell
8 17 (4.84%) Perl
9 15 (4.27%) Objective-C
9 15 (4.27%) Ruby
10 13 (3.70%) T-SQL
11 10 (2.85%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.99%) Groovy
12 7 (1.99%) XPath
13 6 (1.71%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.42%) C
15 3 (0.85%) Jython
15 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (11.97%) Degree
2 19 (5.41%) ISEB
3 14 (3.99%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (2.28%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.85%) IIBA
7 3 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.85%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.85%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.57%) PMP
8 2 (0.57%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.28%) APMP
9 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (26.21%) QA
2 11 (3.13%) PMO
3 4 (1.14%) GDPR
4 3 (0.85%) ISO 26262
4 3 (0.85%) SLA
5 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.28%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (6.27%) Docker
2 5 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (4.27%) Ansible
2 13 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (3.13%) Terraform
4 5 (1.42%) HP ALM
4 5 (1.42%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.14%) Puppet
6 3 (0.85%) Salt
7 2 (0.57%) HockeyApp
7 2 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (13.39%) Atlassian
2 44 (12.54%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.84%) Oracle
4 16 (4.56%) SAP
5 12 (3.42%) Red Hat
6 11 (3.13%) WorldPay
7 9 (2.56%) Tableau
8 8 (2.28%) Adobe
8 8 (2.28%) IBM
9 7 (1.99%) Informatica
9 7 (1.99%) VMware
10 6 (1.71%) Reuters
11 5 (1.42%) Google
11 5 (1.42%) HP
11 5 (1.42%) Xamarin
12 4 (1.14%) Apple
12 4 (1.14%) CA Agile Central
12 4 (1.14%) hybris
12 4 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.14%) UiPath