Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 99 167
Rank change year-on-year -2 +68 +49
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 380 457 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.83% 3.06% 1.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.99% 15.58% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 304 374 273
Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,900 £21,982
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £53,650
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - -2.91% +6.19%

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 2,376 2,933 3,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.70% 19.63% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,899 2,492 2,524
Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,600
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +19 190 £47,500 -5.00% 43
West Midlands -32 190 £40,000 +6.67% 78
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 290 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (36.32%) Java
3 136 (35.79%) Scrum
4 132 (34.74%) C#
5 131 (34.47%) Test Automation
6 119 (31.32%) Confluence
7 104 (27.37%) Jenkins
8 101 (26.58%) SQL
9 98 (25.79%) Git (software)
10 97 (25.53%) .NET
11 96 (25.26%) Selenium
12 95 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 74 (19.47%) Web Services
13 74 (19.47%) QA
14 69 (18.16%) CSS
15 66 (17.37%) HTML
15 66 (17.37%) SDLC
16 62 (16.32%) Microsoft
17 57 (15.00%) Cucumber
18 56 (14.74%) TDD
19 55 (14.47%) SQL Server
19 55 (14.47%) Windows
20 52 (13.68%) Atlassian
21 50 (13.16%) Linux
22 49 (12.89%) Continuous Integration
23 48 (12.63%) .NET Framework
23 48 (12.63%) Defect Management
24 47 (12.37%) Python
24 47 (12.37%) Retail
24 47 (12.37%) Finance

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
1 119 (31.32%) Confluence
2 25 (6.58%) Apache
3 18 (4.74%) Tomcat
4 14 (3.68%) nginx
5 13 (3.42%) IIS
6 6 (1.58%) Drupal
7 4 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.05%) JBoss
7 4 (1.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.05%) WordPress
8 3 (0.79%) Liferay
8 3 (0.79%) MediaWiki
9 2 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.53%) Anypoint
9 2 (0.53%) Ethereum
9 2 (0.53%) Hyperledger
9 2 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.53%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 36 (9.47%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (2.11%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.32%) Mingle
5 5 (1.32%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.79%) InVision
7 2 (0.53%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Magento
2 3 (0.79%) SAP FI-CA
2 3 (0.79%) SAP PSCD
3 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.53%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (6.05%) GitHub
4 12 (3.16%) SaaS
5 6 (1.58%) PaaS
5 6 (1.58%) Slack
6 5 (1.32%) IaaS
7 4 (1.05%) AdWords
7 4 (1.05%) BrowserStack
7 4 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.05%) Serverless
7 4 (1.05%) Trello
8 3 (0.79%) Firebase
8 3 (0.79%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.79%) Office 365
9 2 (0.53%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.53%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.26%) Apigee
10 1 (0.26%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.21%) DNS
2 14 (3.68%) SSL
3 6 (1.58%) SMS
3 6 (1.58%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.05%) Extranet
5 2 (0.53%) DHCP
5 2 (0.53%) LAN
5 2 (0.53%) SAN
5 2 (0.53%) WAN
6 1 (0.26%) AMQP
6 1 (0.26%) ATM
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.26%) Firewall
6 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.26%) Internet
6 1 (0.26%) Intranet
6 1 (0.26%) Modbus
6 1 (0.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 14 (3.68%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.42%) MySQL
5 13 (3.42%) Power BI
6 12 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (3.16%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.63%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.32%) SQLite
11 4 (1.05%) Data Lake
11 4 (1.05%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.79%) Big Data
13 2 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 104 (27.37%) Jenkins
2 98 (25.79%) Git (software)
3 96 (25.26%) Selenium
4 57 (15.00%) Cucumber
5 46 (12.11%) Bitbucket
6 38 (10.00%) WebDriver
7 35 (9.21%) Subversion
8 32 (8.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 32 (8.42%) SoapUI
8 32 (8.42%) TeamCity
9 30 (7.89%) JMeter
10 22 (5.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (5.79%) TestRail
10 22 (5.79%) Zephyr
11 21 (5.53%) JUnit
12 20 (5.26%) Visual Studio
13 18 (4.74%) Maven
14 15 (3.95%) GoCD
15 14 (3.68%) Octopus Deploy
15 14 (3.68%) Vagrant
General
1 47 (12.37%) Finance
1 47 (12.37%) Retail
2 20 (5.26%) Automotive
3 11 (2.89%) Marketing
4 10 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.58%) Games
6 5 (1.32%) Electronics
6 5 (1.32%) Legal
7 4 (1.05%) German Language
7 4 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.79%) Banking
8 3 (0.79%) Publishing
9 2 (0.53%) Advertising
9 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.53%) Avionics
9 2 (0.53%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) French Language
10 1 (0.26%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 131 (34.47%) Developer
2 55 (14.47%) Test Engineer
3 45 (11.84%) Analyst
4 42 (11.05%) .NET Developer
5 38 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 31 (8.16%) C# Developer
7 25 (6.58%) Software Developer
8 24 (6.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 24 (6.32%) Lead Developer
9 23 (6.05%) QA Engineer
9 23 (6.05%) Tester
10 18 (4.74%) Business Analyst
10 18 (4.74%) Java Engineer
10 18 (4.74%) Project Manager
11 17 (4.47%) Automation Tester
11 17 (4.47%) Java Developer
12 15 (3.95%) JavaScript Developer
12 15 (3.95%) Senior QA Engineer
12 15 (3.95%) Test Analyst
13 13 (3.42%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (25.53%) .NET
2 74 (19.47%) Web Services
3 69 (18.16%) CSS
4 66 (17.37%) HTML
5 48 (12.63%) .NET Framework
6 36 (9.47%) ASP.NET
7 35 (9.21%) REST
8 33 (8.68%) jQuery
9 29 (7.63%) AngularJS
10 26 (6.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (6.58%) HTML5
11 25 (6.58%) XML
12 24 (6.32%) Sass
13 23 (6.05%) RESTful
14 22 (5.79%) JSON
15 21 (5.53%) Entity Framework
16 20 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
16 20 (5.26%) Node.js
17 18 (4.74%) SOAP
18 16 (4.21%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.47%) Mobile App
2 22 (5.79%) NHS
3 18 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.74%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.74%) User Experience
4 14 (3.68%) Algorithms
4 14 (3.68%) Data Structures
5 11 (2.89%) Wiki
6 9 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.11%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.58%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.32%) iPad
10 3 (0.79%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.53%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.53%) Fintech
11 2 (0.53%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.26%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.26%) Renewable Energy
12 1 (0.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 55 (14.47%) Windows
2 50 (13.16%) Linux
3 26 (6.84%) Windows Server
4 22 (5.79%) Apple iOS
5 20 (5.26%) Android
6 12 (3.16%) CentOS
7 7 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.32%) Unix
8 5 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.05%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.79%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.79%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (35.79%) Scrum
3 131 (34.47%) Test Automation
4 66 (17.37%) SDLC
5 56 (14.74%) TDD
6 49 (12.89%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (12.63%) Defect Management
8 45 (11.84%) DevOps
8 45 (11.84%) Waterfall
9 44 (11.58%) MVC
9 44 (11.58%) Project Management
10 43 (11.32%) Unit Testing
11 41 (10.79%) OO
11 41 (10.79%) Problem-Solving
12 40 (10.53%) Software Engineering
13 39 (10.26%) BDD
14 38 (10.00%) Test Scripting
15 36 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (8.42%) Line Management
16 32 (8.42%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (36.32%) Java
2 132 (34.74%) C#
3 101 (26.58%) SQL
4 95 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 47 (12.37%) Python
6 26 (6.84%) T-SQL
7 24 (6.32%) C++
8 22 (5.79%) Bash Shell
9 21 (5.53%) PHP
10 20 (5.26%) Perl
10 20 (5.26%) Ruby
11 15 (3.95%) PowerShell
12 12 (3.16%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.84%) C
14 6 (1.58%) XPath
15 5 (1.32%) Groovy
15 5 (1.32%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.05%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.79%) Jython
17 3 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (11.32%) Degree
2 17 (4.47%) ISEB
3 14 (3.68%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.58%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.05%) IIBA
7 4 (1.05%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.79%) PMP
9 2 (0.53%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.26%) MCP
10 1 (0.26%) MCSA
10 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (19.47%) QA
2 20 (5.26%) PMO
3 4 (1.05%) GDPR
3 4 (1.05%) P3O
4 3 (0.79%) SLA
5 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 26262
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (5.53%) Docker
2 7 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (5.00%) Ansible
2 15 (3.95%) Terraform
3 14 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.05%) HP ALM
5 4 (1.05%) Puppet
5 4 (1.05%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.79%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.79%) Salt
7 1 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.26%) Kibana
7 1 (0.26%) logstash
7 1 (0.26%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (16.32%) Microsoft
2 52 (13.68%) Atlassian
3 20 (5.26%) Oracle
4 19 (5.00%) Google
5 15 (3.95%) SAP
6 9 (2.37%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.37%) VMware
7 8 (2.11%) Tableau
8 7 (1.84%) IBM
9 6 (1.58%) Informatica
9 6 (1.58%) Reuters
10 5 (1.32%) HP
10 5 (1.32%) WorldPay
10 5 (1.32%) Xamarin
11 4 (1.05%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (1.05%) hybris
11 4 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.79%) Adobe
12 3 (0.79%) Altova
12 3 (0.79%) DevExpress