Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 144 185
Rank change year-on-year +38 +41 +43
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 381 330 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.73% 2.15% 1.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.81% 11.28% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 302 266 237
Midlands median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £30,050 £25,750 £23,576
90th Percentile £60,225 £61,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 2,410 2,925 2,883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.25% 19.02% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,932 2,485 2,458
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 19 August 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 19 August 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
West Midlands +9 191 £42,500 +6.25% 42
East Midlands +46 190 £47,500 -5.00% 32
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 284 (74.54%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (38.58%) C#
3 146 (38.32%) Java
4 140 (36.75%) SQL
5 134 (35.17%) Test Automation
6 130 (34.12%) Confluence
7 119 (31.23%) Scrum
8 115 (30.18%) .NET
9 99 (25.98%) Jenkins
10 95 (24.93%) Git (software)
11 83 (21.78%) Web Services
12 79 (20.73%) CSS
13 78 (20.47%) HTML
13 78 (20.47%) JavaScript
13 78 (20.47%) Selenium
14 76 (19.95%) Bitbucket
15 74 (19.42%) Microsoft
16 66 (17.32%) SQL Server
17 61 (16.01%) TDD
18 58 (15.22%) MVC
18 58 (15.22%) jQuery
18 58 (15.22%) .NET Framework
19 57 (14.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 57 (14.96%) Linux
20 56 (14.70%) Subversion
21 55 (14.44%) ASP.NET
22 53 (13.91%) Unit Testing
22 53 (13.91%) QA
23 52 (13.65%) Atlassian
24 51 (13.39%) 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
1 130 (34.12%) Confluence
2 32 (8.40%) Apache
3 28 (7.35%) Tomcat
4 25 (6.56%) nginx
5 8 (2.10%) IIS
6 5 (1.31%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.31%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.05%) Drupal
7 4 (1.05%) WordPress
8 3 (0.79%) JBoss
8 3 (0.79%) MediaWiki
9 2 (0.52%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.52%) Ethereum
9 2 (0.52%) Hyperledger
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.26%) Liferay
10 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (7.35%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.62%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.31%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.52%) InVision
6 2 (0.52%) Mingle
6 2 (0.52%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Magento
2 2 (0.52%) Aareon QL
2 2 (0.52%) Academy Housing
2 2 (0.52%) MIS ActiveH
2 2 (0.52%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (0.52%) OPENContractor
2 2 (0.52%) OPENHousing
2 2 (0.52%) Orchard Housing
2 2 (0.52%) R3 Corda
2 2 (0.52%) Servitor
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (8.40%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.94%) GitHub
4 13 (3.41%) SaaS
5 8 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.57%) Firebase
7 4 (1.05%) AdWords
7 4 (1.05%) BrowserStack
7 4 (1.05%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.79%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.79%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.79%) Office 365
8 3 (0.79%) Serverless
8 3 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.52%) Slack
9 2 (0.52%) Trello
10 1 (0.26%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.09%) DNS
2 25 (6.56%) SSL
3 8 (2.10%) SMS
4 4 (1.05%) Internet
4 4 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.52%) ATM
5 2 (0.52%) DHCP
5 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.52%) Intranet
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.26%) CTI
6 1 (0.26%) Extranet
6 1 (0.26%) Firewall
6 1 (0.26%) Modbus
6 1 (0.26%) MQTT
6 1 (0.26%) SNMP
6 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (17.32%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (7.09%) Power BI
4 16 (4.20%) MySQL
5 15 (3.94%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.89%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.10%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.31%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (1.05%) SQLite
12 3 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.79%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.52%) Qlik Sense
13 2 (0.52%) QlikView
13 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 99 (25.98%) Jenkins
2 95 (24.93%) Git (software)
3 78 (20.47%) Selenium
4 76 (19.95%) Bitbucket
5 57 (14.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 56 (14.70%) Subversion
7 50 (13.12%) TeamCity
8 44 (11.55%) Cucumber
9 28 (7.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 27 (7.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 26 (6.82%) GoCD
11 26 (6.82%) WebDriver
12 25 (6.56%) Vagrant
13 23 (6.04%) SoapUI
14 22 (5.77%) Maven
15 20 (5.25%) Visual Studio
16 19 (4.99%) TestRail
17 18 (4.72%) JMeter
18 17 (4.46%) Zephyr
19 13 (3.41%) JUnit
General
1 46 (12.07%) Finance
1 46 (12.07%) Retail
2 28 (7.35%) Automotive
3 12 (3.15%) Legal
4 10 (2.62%) Games
5 8 (2.10%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.84%) Back Office
6 7 (1.84%) German Language
7 5 (1.31%) Marketing
8 4 (1.05%) Banking
9 2 (0.52%) Advertising
9 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.52%) Publishing
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 138 (36.22%) Developer
2 51 (13.39%) Analyst
3 40 (10.50%) Test Engineer
4 36 (9.45%) Software Developer
5 34 (8.92%) .NET Developer
6 30 (7.87%) Test Automation Engineer
7 29 (7.61%) C# Developer
8 23 (6.04%) Lead Developer
9 22 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 22 (5.77%) Senior Developer
10 21 (5.51%) Business Analyst
11 20 (5.25%) Tester
12 17 (4.46%) Java Developer
13 16 (4.20%) Junior
13 16 (4.20%) Project Manager
13 16 (4.20%) QA Engineer
14 14 (3.67%) Automation Tester
15 13 (3.41%) Software Engineer
15 13 (3.41%) Test Analyst
16 12 (3.15%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (30.18%) .NET
2 83 (21.78%) Web Services
3 79 (20.73%) CSS
4 78 (20.47%) HTML
5 58 (15.22%) .NET Framework
5 58 (15.22%) jQuery
6 55 (14.44%) ASP.NET
7 46 (12.07%) REST
8 41 (10.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 36 (9.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (8.66%) Entity Framework
11 32 (8.40%) Sass
12 30 (7.87%) AngularJS
13 28 (7.35%) ASP.NET Core
14 26 (6.82%) WCF
15 25 (6.56%) Ajax
15 25 (6.56%) RESTful
16 18 (4.72%) HTML5
17 15 (3.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (3.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.39%) Mobile App
2 26 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.51%) User Experience
4 17 (4.46%) NHS
5 16 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.62%) Augmented Reality
7 8 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.10%) Wiki
8 7 (1.84%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.84%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.31%) Blog
9 5 (1.31%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.31%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.31%) Social Media
10 4 (1.05%) e-Learning
10 4 (1.05%) iPad
11 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.79%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.96%) Linux
2 49 (12.86%) Windows
3 32 (8.40%) Windows Server
4 20 (5.25%) Android
5 15 (3.94%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.84%) CentOS
8 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.52%) Unix
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (74.54%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (35.17%) Test Automation
3 119 (31.23%) Scrum
4 61 (16.01%) TDD
5 58 (15.22%) MVC
6 53 (13.91%) Unit Testing
7 51 (13.39%) SDLC
8 50 (13.12%) DevOps
9 47 (12.34%) Software Engineering
10 45 (11.81%) Defect Management
11 44 (11.55%) Business Intelligence
12 43 (11.29%) Microservices
13 42 (11.02%) Test Scripting
14 40 (10.50%) Waterfall
15 39 (10.24%) Line Management
16 36 (9.45%) Problem-Solving
17 35 (9.19%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (8.66%) BDD
18 33 (8.66%) Mobile Application Development
18 33 (8.66%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 147 (38.58%) C#
2 146 (38.32%) Java
3 140 (36.75%) SQL
4 78 (20.47%) JavaScript
5 49 (12.86%) Python
5 49 (12.86%) T-SQL
6 35 (9.19%) Perl
7 33 (8.66%) Ruby
8 29 (7.61%) Bash Shell
9 27 (7.09%) C++
10 26 (6.82%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.89%) Objective-C
11 11 (2.89%) VB.NET
12 10 (2.62%) PHP
13 7 (1.84%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.57%) C
14 6 (1.57%) Fortran
14 6 (1.57%) VB
15 4 (1.05%) Delphi
15 4 (1.05%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 31 (8.14%) Degree
2 15 (3.94%) ISEB
3 11 (2.89%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.05%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.79%) IIBA
6 3 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.79%) PMP
6 3 (0.79%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.26%) MCP
8 1 (0.26%) MCSA
8 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (13.91%) QA
2 19 (4.99%) PMO
3 4 (1.05%) P3O
4 3 (0.79%) GDPR
4 3 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.79%) SLA
5 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.26%) GCP
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 14 (3.67%) Docker
2 4 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (8.14%) Ansible
2 28 (7.35%) Terraform
3 15 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (1.31%) Puppet
5 5 (1.31%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (1.05%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.79%) HP ALM
7 3 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.26%) Automic
8 1 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.26%) Kibana
8 1 (0.26%) logstash
8 1 (0.26%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (19.42%) Microsoft
2 52 (13.65%) Atlassian
3 25 (6.56%) Google
4 16 (4.20%) Oracle
5 11 (2.89%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.10%) Tableau
7 5 (1.31%) HP
7 5 (1.31%) IBM
7 5 (1.31%) SAP
7 5 (1.31%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.05%) Informatica
8 4 (1.05%) VMware
8 4 (1.05%) WorldPay
9 3 (0.79%) Altova
9 3 (0.79%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.52%) Capita
10 2 (0.52%) Civica
10 2 (0.52%) hybris
10 2 (0.52%) Northgate
10 2 (0.52%) Orchard