Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 62 65 80
Rank change year-on-year +3 +15 +32
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 464 237 372
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.41% 4.16% 3.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.93% 22.57% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 280 169 334
10th Percentile £28,650 £32,500 £29,650
25th Percentile £38,250 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
75th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,400 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +5.58%

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 1,604 1,050 1,717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.25% 18.45% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,102 794 1,473
10th Percentile £31,350 £30,725 £30,000
25th Percentile £39,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £74,875 £72,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands 0 298 £47,500 - 90
East Midlands +11 165 £51,250 +13.89% 39
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 329 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (31.47%) Social Skills
3 143 (30.82%) Confluence
4 118 (25.43%) JavaScript
5 117 (25.22%) Scrum
6 115 (24.78%) DevOps
7 112 (24.14%) Git (software)
8 102 (21.98%) Java
9 99 (21.34%) Jenkins
10 95 (20.47%) Problem-Solving
10 95 (20.47%) SQL
11 88 (18.97%) Degree
12 87 (18.75%) Test Automation
13 86 (18.53%) Project Management
14 85 (18.32%) Software Engineering
15 81 (17.46%) Azure
16 78 (16.81%) AWS
17 74 (15.95%) Linux
18 72 (15.52%) Finance
19 70 (15.09%) Python
20 69 (14.87%) Microsoft
21 60 (12.93%) REST
22 58 (12.50%) Docker
22 58 (12.50%) CI/CD
23 56 (12.07%) C#
24 52 (11.21%) .NET
24 52 (11.21%) Kanban
25 51 (10.99%) TDD
25 51 (10.99%) Bitbucket
26 50 (10.78%) AngularJS

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
1 143 (30.82%) Confluence
2 20 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.80%) JBoss
5 11 (2.37%) OpenStack
6 9 (1.94%) SAS
7 8 (1.72%) CMS
8 7 (1.51%) Drupal
8 7 (1.51%) GlassFish
8 7 (1.51%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.29%) Apache
10 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.65%) WordPress
11 2 (0.43%) IIS
11 2 (0.43%) PrestaShop
11 2 (0.43%) SAP EP
11 2 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.22%) Jupyter
Applications
1 35 (7.54%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (4.53%) Sketch
3 20 (4.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
5 12 (2.59%) InVision
5 12 (2.59%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (2.59%) OmniGraffle
6 9 (1.94%) Adobe After Effects
6 9 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (1.94%) Adobe XD
6 9 (1.94%) InDesign
6 9 (1.94%) Maya
6 9 (1.94%) Photoshop
7 6 (1.29%) MS Visio
8 5 (1.08%) Simulink
9 1 (0.22%) Blender
Business Applications
1 7 (1.51%) Magento
1 7 (1.51%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.86%) NetSuite
2 4 (0.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.65%) SAP HCM
3 3 (0.65%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.43%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.43%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.43%) Shopify
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.22%) Maximo
5 1 (0.22%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.22%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 81 (17.46%) Azure
2 78 (16.81%) AWS
3 30 (6.47%) GitHub
4 17 (3.66%) Power Platform
4 17 (3.66%) SaaS
5 16 (3.45%) Serverless
6 15 (3.23%) GCP
7 14 (3.02%) Microsoft 365
8 12 (2.59%) Amazon S3
8 12 (2.59%) AWS CloudFormation
8 12 (2.59%) OpenShift
8 12 (2.59%) Tricentis Tosca
9 11 (2.37%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (2.16%) Amazon ECS
11 9 (1.94%) Figma
12 8 (1.72%) Amazon EKS
12 8 (1.72%) Slack
13 6 (1.29%) Sauce Labs
14 4 (0.86%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.66%) DNS
2 8 (1.72%) DKIM
2 8 (1.72%) DMARC
2 8 (1.72%) Ethernet
3 7 (1.51%) FTP
3 7 (1.51%) Internet
4 6 (1.29%) HTTP
5 5 (1.08%) MQTT
5 5 (1.08%) NFC
5 5 (1.08%) PPP
5 5 (1.08%) SMS
5 5 (1.08%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.86%) 5G
6 4 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.86%) SSL
7 3 (0.65%) SD-WAN
7 3 (0.65%) Skype
7 3 (0.65%) SMTP
7 3 (0.65%) WAN
7 3 (0.65%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (9.48%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.62%) MySQL
3 32 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 26 (5.60%) NoSQL
5 25 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (4.53%) Amazon RDS
7 17 (3.66%) Power BI
8 16 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (3.02%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (2.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 9 (1.94%) Amazon Redshift
11 9 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.94%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.94%) Redis
11 9 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.72%) Apache Hive
12 8 (1.72%) Impala
12 8 (1.72%) Pentaho
13 6 (1.29%) Big Data
13 6 (1.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 112 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 99 (21.34%) Jenkins
3 51 (10.99%) Bitbucket
4 41 (8.84%) Selenium
5 23 (4.96%) GitLab
6 21 (4.53%) Maven
6 21 (4.53%) Visual Studio
7 20 (4.31%) Rational DOORS
8 18 (3.88%) TeamCity
9 15 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (3.02%) Cucumber
10 14 (3.02%) TestRail
11 12 (2.59%) JUnit
11 12 (2.59%) TestNG
12 11 (2.37%) Appium
12 11 (2.37%) Cypress.io
13 10 (2.16%) fastlane
13 10 (2.16%) GoogleTest
13 10 (2.16%) WebDriver
13 10 (2.16%) Zephyr
General
1 146 (31.47%) Social Skills
2 72 (15.52%) Finance
3 49 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (8.84%) Automotive
5 33 (7.11%) Retail
6 25 (5.39%) Influencing Skills
7 24 (5.17%) Marketing
8 22 (4.74%) Manufacturing
9 20 (4.31%) Law
10 15 (3.23%) Banking
11 12 (2.59%) Public Sector
11 12 (2.59%) Retail Banking
12 11 (2.37%) Advertising
12 11 (2.37%) Organisational Skills
13 10 (2.16%) Aerospace
14 9 (1.94%) Presentation Skills
15 8 (1.72%) Games
15 8 (1.72%) Telecoms
16 7 (1.51%) Electronics
17 6 (1.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 102 (21.98%) Developer
2 69 (14.87%) Analyst
3 39 (8.41%) Project Manager
4 36 (7.76%) Software Engineer
5 31 (6.68%) DevOps Engineer
6 30 (6.47%) Senior Developer
7 24 (5.17%) Business Analyst
8 19 (4.09%) Software Developer
9 18 (3.88%) Test Analyst
10 17 (3.66%) Java Developer
11 15 (3.23%) Software Project Manager
11 15 (3.23%) Test Engineer
12 14 (3.02%) Scrum Master
12 14 (3.02%) Senior Software Engineer
12 14 (3.02%) Software Analyst
13 13 (2.80%) Senior DevOps
13 13 (2.80%) Web Developer
14 12 (2.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 12 (2.59%) Senior Java Developer
14 12 (2.59%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (12.93%) REST
2 52 (11.21%) .NET
3 50 (10.78%) AngularJS
4 48 (10.34%) HTML
5 45 (9.70%) RESTful
5 45 (9.70%) Web Services
6 44 (9.48%) CSS
7 35 (7.54%) JSON
8 33 (7.11%) XML
9 29 (6.25%) React
10 26 (5.60%) HTML5
10 26 (5.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (4.31%) CSS3
12 19 (4.09%) SOAP
12 19 (4.09%) Spring Boot
13 18 (3.88%) Middleware
13 18 (3.88%) Spring
14 17 (3.66%) .NET Framework
14 17 (3.66%) ASP.NET
14 17 (3.66%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.97%) User Experience
2 24 (5.17%) Algorithms
3 22 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (3.88%) Data Structures
5 17 (3.66%) Mobile App
6 14 (3.02%) Data Protection Act
7 12 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.37%) Social Media
9 9 (1.94%) Animation
9 9 (1.94%) Graphic Design
9 9 (1.94%) Motion Graphics
10 8 (1.72%) EPoS
11 7 (1.51%) Blog
11 7 (1.51%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.29%) Analogue Electronics
12 6 (1.29%) Public Cloud
13 5 (1.08%) Cloud Native
13 5 (1.08%) Contactless
13 5 (1.08%) NHS
13 5 (1.08%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 74 (15.95%) Linux
2 48 (10.34%) Unix
3 30 (6.47%) Windows
4 12 (2.59%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.72%) Android
5 8 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.29%) Debian
6 6 (1.29%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.86%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.65%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.65%) VMS
9 1 (0.22%) CentOS
9 1 (0.22%) Solaris
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (25.22%) Scrum
3 115 (24.78%) DevOps
4 95 (20.47%) Problem-Solving
5 87 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 86 (18.53%) Project Management
7 85 (18.32%) Software Engineering
8 58 (12.50%) CI/CD
9 52 (11.21%) Kanban
10 51 (10.99%) TDD
11 50 (10.78%) SDLC
12 49 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
12 49 (10.56%) Waterfall
13 46 (9.91%) Unit Testing
14 45 (9.70%) Software Testing
15 44 (9.48%) Microservices
16 43 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
17 42 (9.05%) Mentoring
18 36 (7.76%) Continuous Improvement
19 34 (7.33%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 118 (25.43%) JavaScript
2 102 (21.98%) Java
3 95 (20.47%) SQL
4 70 (15.09%) Python
5 56 (12.07%) C#
6 28 (6.03%) C++
6 28 (6.03%) PHP
7 23 (4.96%) TypeScript
8 22 (4.74%) Bash
9 19 (4.09%) T-SQL
10 18 (3.88%) PL/SQL
11 17 (3.66%) Perl
11 17 (3.66%) Ruby
12 16 (3.45%) Shell Script
13 14 (3.02%) PowerShell
14 11 (2.37%) Apple Swift
14 11 (2.37%) Objective-C
15 10 (2.16%) C
15 10 (2.16%) Groovy
15 10 (2.16%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 88 (18.97%) Degree
2 34 (7.33%) Security Cleared
3 29 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (2.37%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.94%) ISEB
6 9 (1.94%) Master's Degree
7 7 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.86%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.86%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.65%) PMP
10 3 (0.65%) SAFe Agilist
11 2 (0.43%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.43%) HND
12 1 (0.22%) IIBA
12 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.97%) QA
2 16 (3.45%) SLA
3 13 (2.80%) PMO
4 10 (2.16%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.08%) Accessibility
6 3 (0.65%) GDPR
6 3 (0.65%) GRC
7 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 58 (12.50%) Docker
2 13 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.72%) HDFS
4 5 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 40 (8.62%) Kubernetes
2 30 (6.47%) Terraform
3 27 (5.82%) Ansible
4 19 (4.09%) Kibana
5 12 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.29%) Opsgenie
7 4 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.65%) SCCM
8 3 (0.65%) SCOM
8 3 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.43%) Grafana
9 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.43%) Packer
9 2 (0.43%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.43%) Puppet
10 1 (0.22%) Argo
10 1 (0.22%) Consul
10 1 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.22%) Marathon
10 1 (0.22%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 69 (14.87%) Microsoft
2 38 (8.19%) Atlassian
3 31 (6.68%) Oracle
4 16 (3.45%) Cognizant
5 15 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (3.02%) Google
7 13 (2.80%) ServiceNow
8 12 (2.59%) Informatica
9 11 (2.37%) HubSpot
10 10 (2.16%) Adobe
10 10 (2.16%) SAP
11 8 (1.72%) QNX
11 8 (1.72%) Talend
12 7 (1.51%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.29%) HP
13 6 (1.29%) VMware
14 5 (1.08%) IBM
14 5 (1.08%) Parasoft
14 5 (1.08%) Remedy
14 5 (1.08%) Splunk