Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > Midlands
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 101 94
Rank change year-on-year +21 -7 +93
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 326 354 472
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.49% 2.91% 3.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.36% 15.47% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 293 244 385
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,900 £26,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 1,601 2,288 2,716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.14% 18.79% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,357 1,640 2,147
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 2020. 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 +60 210 £47,500 +5.56% 29
East Midlands -6 113 £45,000 - 12
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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.

1 210 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (30.37%) Test Automation
3 98 (30.06%) Confluence
4 87 (26.69%) Scrum
5 77 (23.62%) DevOps
6 75 (23.01%) Finance
7 73 (22.39%) JavaScript
8 72 (22.09%) Git (software)
9 66 (20.25%) SQL
10 64 (19.63%) Java
11 63 (19.33%) QA
12 61 (18.71%) Jenkins
13 60 (18.40%) AWS
13 60 (18.40%) .NET
14 57 (17.48%) Project Management
15 52 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
16 51 (15.64%) C#
17 49 (15.03%) Degree
18 48 (14.72%) Selenium
18 48 (14.72%) Microsoft
19 45 (13.80%) Continuous Integration
20 44 (13.50%) Azure
20 44 (13.50%) Software Engineering
21 43 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
22 42 (12.88%) Web Services
23 41 (12.58%) HTML
23 41 (12.58%) Waterfall
24 36 (11.04%) Manual Testing
24 36 (11.04%) TDD
25 35 (10.74%) SQL Server

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 98 (30.06%) Confluence
2 12 (3.68%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.07%) Apache Spark
4 7 (2.15%) Apache
4 7 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.15%) WordPress
5 5 (1.53%) PrestaShop
5 5 (1.53%) SAS
6 4 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.92%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.61%) CMS
8 2 (0.61%) Liferay
9 1 (0.31%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.31%) Mule
Applications
1 26 (7.98%) Microsoft Project
2 18 (5.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (3.99%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (2.76%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (1.53%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.61%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.61%) InDesign
7 2 (0.61%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.31%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (2.45%) Magento
2 4 (1.23%) assyst
3 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.61%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.61%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.61%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.31%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.31%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 60 (18.40%) AWS
2 44 (13.50%) Azure
3 32 (9.82%) GitHub
4 19 (5.83%) PaaS
5 18 (5.52%) SaaS
6 12 (3.68%) IaaS
6 12 (3.68%) Slack
7 8 (2.45%) Power Platform
8 6 (1.84%) Office 365
8 6 (1.84%) Trello
9 5 (1.53%) Azure Data Factory
9 5 (1.53%) Serverless
10 4 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.23%) Smartsheet
11 3 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.92%) GCP
12 2 (0.61%) ZenHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.07%) Internet
2 7 (2.15%) Extranet
2 7 (2.15%) Intranet
3 5 (1.53%) Skype
4 4 (1.23%) 3G
4 4 (1.23%) 4G
4 4 (1.23%) 5G
4 4 (1.23%) GoToMeeting
4 4 (1.23%) VoIP
4 4 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.61%) Firewall
5 2 (0.61%) LTE
5 2 (0.61%) VPN
5 2 (0.61%) WLAN
6 1 (0.31%) DSL
6 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.67%) MySQL
3 15 (4.60%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.37%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (2.45%) Big Data
6 8 (2.45%) Power BI
6 8 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.15%) Qlik Sense
8 6 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (1.53%) MariaDB
9 5 (1.53%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.23%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.92%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (0.92%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 72 (22.09%) Git (software)
2 61 (18.71%) Jenkins
3 48 (14.72%) Selenium
4 22 (6.75%) SoapUI
5 18 (5.52%) Artifactory
5 18 (5.52%) Postman
5 18 (5.52%) SonarQube
5 18 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (4.91%) Visual Studio
7 11 (3.37%) JMeter
7 11 (3.37%) Subversion
7 11 (3.37%) Zephyr
8 10 (3.07%) Cucumber
9 8 (2.45%) Bitbucket
9 8 (2.45%) Gradle
9 8 (2.45%) Liquibase
9 8 (2.45%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (2.45%) WebDriver
10 7 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (2.15%) Eclipse
General
1 75 (23.01%) Finance
2 17 (5.21%) Public Sector
3 13 (3.99%) Games
4 10 (3.07%) Automotive
4 10 (3.07%) Banking
4 10 (3.07%) Retail
5 9 (2.76%) Electronics
6 8 (2.45%) Aerospace
6 8 (2.45%) Legal
7 7 (2.15%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.15%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.84%) Law
9 5 (1.53%) Marketing
10 4 (1.23%) Billing
10 4 (1.23%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.92%) Local Government
12 2 (0.61%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 80 (24.54%) Developer
2 51 (15.64%) Analyst
3 28 (8.59%) Tester
4 20 (6.13%) Project Manager
5 19 (5.83%) Software Developer
6 18 (5.52%) Junior
6 18 (5.52%) Senior Developer
7 15 (4.60%) QA Engineer
7 15 (4.60%) Test Analyst
8 13 (3.99%) Business Analyst
8 13 (3.99%) IT Manager
8 13 (3.99%) Test Engineer
9 12 (3.68%) .NET Developer
9 12 (3.68%) Architect
9 12 (3.68%) Test Leader
10 11 (3.37%) Development Manager
10 11 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (3.37%) Java Developer
10 11 (3.37%) Software Engineer
11 10 (3.07%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (18.40%) .NET
2 42 (12.88%) Web Services
3 41 (12.58%) HTML
4 34 (10.43%) CSS
5 24 (7.36%) RESTful
6 21 (6.44%) AngularJS
6 21 (6.44%) Spring
7 20 (6.13%) SOAP
8 17 (5.21%) .NET Core
8 17 (5.21%) ASP.NET
9 15 (4.60%) Node.js
9 15 (4.60%) REST
10 13 (3.99%) HTML5
11 12 (3.68%) XML
12 11 (3.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (3.07%) jQuery
14 9 (2.76%) .NET Framework
14 9 (2.76%) React
15 7 (2.15%) Entity Framework
15 7 (2.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.67%) User Experience
3 20 (6.13%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (3.68%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.76%) Public Cloud
7 7 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (2.15%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.53%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.53%) AS400
8 5 (1.53%) Wiki
9 4 (1.23%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.23%) FMCG
9 4 (1.23%) PKI
10 3 (0.92%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.61%) Apple TV
11 2 (0.61%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.61%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.20%) Windows
2 21 (6.44%) Linux
3 18 (5.52%) Unix
4 11 (3.37%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.84%) Android
6 4 (1.23%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.61%) Debian
8 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (30.37%) Test Automation
3 87 (26.69%) Scrum
4 77 (23.62%) DevOps
5 57 (17.48%) Project Management
6 45 (13.80%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (13.50%) Software Engineering
8 43 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
9 41 (12.58%) Waterfall
10 36 (11.04%) Manual Testing
10 36 (11.04%) TDD
11 33 (10.12%) SDLC
12 31 (9.51%) Unit Testing
13 27 (8.28%) Test Scripting
14 26 (7.98%) Kanban
15 25 (7.67%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (7.36%) Performance Testing
16 24 (7.36%) Software Delivery
17 22 (6.75%) BDD
17 22 (6.75%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (22.39%) JavaScript
2 66 (20.25%) SQL
3 64 (19.63%) Java
4 51 (15.64%) C#
5 27 (8.28%) Python
6 22 (6.75%) PHP
7 19 (5.83%) C++
8 12 (3.68%) PowerShell
9 9 (2.76%) Apple Swift
10 8 (2.45%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.15%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.84%) Ruby
13 5 (1.53%) C
13 5 (1.53%) PHP 5
13 5 (1.53%) PHP 7
14 4 (1.23%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.92%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.92%) Groovy
15 3 (0.92%) Java 8
15 3 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (15.03%) Degree
2 24 (7.36%) ISTQB
3 16 (4.91%) ISEB
4 11 (3.37%) Security Cleared
5 10 (3.07%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (2.76%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.23%) HNC
9 3 (0.92%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.61%) AAT
10 2 (0.61%) ACCA
10 2 (0.61%) CIMA
10 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.61%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.61%) PMP
10 2 (0.61%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.31%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.31%) CSPO
11 1 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (19.33%) QA
2 19 (5.83%) PMO
3 9 (2.76%) SLA
4 7 (2.15%) GDPR
5 5 (1.53%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.61%) ISO 26262
7 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.31%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (2.15%) Docker
2 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (7.67%) Terraform
2 21 (6.44%) Ansible
3 19 (5.83%) Packer
4 15 (4.60%) HP ALM
5 11 (3.37%) Kubernetes
6 6 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.61%) Puppet
8 1 (0.31%) Grafana
8 1 (0.31%) Kibana
8 1 (0.31%) logstash
8 1 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.31%) WSUS
8 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.13%) Oracle
3 18 (5.52%) HP
4 17 (5.21%) Atlassian
5 14 (4.29%) Google
6 9 (2.76%) Blue Prism
6 9 (2.76%) CA
6 9 (2.76%) Delphix
6 9 (2.76%) SAP
6 9 (2.76%) UiPath
7 8 (2.45%) Black Duck
8 7 (2.15%) Adobe
9 4 (1.23%) Cognos
9 4 (1.23%) IBM
9 4 (1.23%) Informatica
10 3 (0.92%) Ab Initio
10 3 (0.92%) hybris
10 3 (0.92%) NEC
10 3 (0.92%) Netezza
10 3 (0.92%) VMware