Period
to 4 July 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > Midlands
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 103 116
Rank change year-on-year +16 +13 +71
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 193 360 426
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.17% 2.97% 2.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.54% 16.70% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 173 271 355
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £68,500 £65,500 £60,850
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 1,041 2,156 2,659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.09% 17.76% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 866 1,626 2,137
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,875 £27,875 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

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 4 July 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 4 July 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 +47 137 £45,500 -9.00% 20
East Midlands -13 56 £42,500 -15.00% 4
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 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.

1 122 (63.21%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.98%) Confluence
3 49 (25.39%) DevOps
4 45 (23.32%) Project Management
5 41 (21.24%) Test Automation
5 41 (21.24%) Azure
6 40 (20.73%) Scrum
7 39 (20.21%) Git (software)
8 38 (19.69%) Finance
9 37 (19.17%) SQL
10 36 (18.65%) Microsoft
11 35 (18.13%) JavaScript
12 34 (17.62%) AWS
13 33 (17.10%) QA
14 32 (16.58%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (16.06%) C#
16 30 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (13.99%) Java
18 26 (13.47%) .NET
18 26 (13.47%) MySQL
19 25 (12.95%) Degree
19 25 (12.95%) Microservices
20 24 (12.44%) Atlassian
20 24 (12.44%) Software Engineering
21 22 (11.40%) HTML
21 22 (11.40%) Waterfall
22 21 (10.88%) Jenkins
22 21 (10.88%) SQL Server
22 21 (10.88%) CSS
22 21 (10.88%) Web Services

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 54 (27.98%) Confluence
2 9 (4.66%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.15%) Apache Spark
3 8 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.63%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.11%) nginx
6 4 (2.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (2.07%) WordPress
7 2 (1.04%) Apache
7 2 (1.04%) CMS
7 2 (1.04%) IIS
7 2 (1.04%) Liferay
8 1 (0.52%) PrestaShop
8 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (6.74%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (6.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (4.66%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (2.59%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (1.55%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (3.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.59%) Magento
3 4 (2.07%) assyst
3 4 (2.07%) Eikon
4 2 (1.04%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.52%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.52%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 41 (21.24%) Azure
2 34 (17.62%) AWS
3 16 (8.29%) SaaS
4 12 (6.22%) PaaS
5 10 (5.18%) Power Platform
6 9 (4.66%) GitHub
7 8 (4.15%) IaaS
8 7 (3.63%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (3.63%) PowerApps
9 6 (3.11%) GCP
10 5 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (2.59%) Amazon S3
10 5 (2.59%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (2.59%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (2.59%) Serverless
11 4 (2.07%) Amazon ECS
11 4 (2.07%) Amazon EKS
12 3 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.55%) Slack
12 3 (1.55%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.11%) Internet
2 4 (2.07%) Extranet
2 4 (2.07%) Intranet
3 2 (1.04%) 3G
3 2 (1.04%) 4G
3 2 (1.04%) 5G
3 2 (1.04%) Firewall
3 2 (1.04%) IPv6
3 2 (1.04%) LTE
3 2 (1.04%) VPN
3 2 (1.04%) VSAN
3 2 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.04%) WLAN
4 1 (0.52%) Skype
4 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.47%) MySQL
2 21 (10.88%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.66%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.15%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.11%) Big Data
5 6 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.11%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.07%) Amazon Aurora
7 4 (2.07%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (2.07%) BigQuery
7 4 (2.07%) Flink
7 4 (2.07%) HBase
7 4 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.07%) Snowflake Schema
7 4 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.55%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.55%) Power BI
8 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (20.21%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.88%) Jenkins
3 19 (9.84%) Selenium
4 12 (6.22%) Visual Studio
5 11 (5.70%) Subversion
6 10 (5.18%) Postman
6 10 (5.18%) SoapUI
7 8 (4.15%) JMeter
7 8 (4.15%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (3.63%) Bitbucket
9 6 (3.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.59%) HP UFT
10 5 (2.59%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.07%) Artifactory
11 4 (2.07%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.07%) fastlane
11 4 (2.07%) Gradle
11 4 (2.07%) Maven
11 4 (2.07%) Zephyr
12 3 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (19.69%) Finance
2 7 (3.63%) Aerospace
2 7 (3.63%) Games
2 7 (3.63%) Public Sector
3 6 (3.11%) Automotive
3 6 (3.11%) Retail
4 4 (2.07%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.07%) Marketing
5 3 (1.55%) Electronics
5 3 (1.55%) Law
6 2 (1.04%) Billing
6 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.52%) Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (22.80%) Developer
2 31 (16.06%) Analyst
3 22 (11.40%) Project Manager
4 15 (7.77%) Tester
5 14 (7.25%) Junior
6 11 (5.70%) Business Analyst
6 11 (5.70%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.18%) Architect
8 9 (4.66%) QA Engineer
9 8 (4.15%) IT Manager
9 8 (4.15%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.15%) Software Engineer
9 8 (4.15%) Test Analyst
10 7 (3.63%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.11%) Junior Tester
11 6 (3.11%) Test Leader
12 5 (2.59%) Head of IT
12 5 (2.59%) PHP Developer
12 5 (2.59%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (2.59%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.47%) .NET
2 22 (11.40%) HTML
3 21 (10.88%) CSS
3 21 (10.88%) Web Services
4 18 (9.33%) AngularJS
5 16 (8.29%) SOAP
6 12 (6.22%) REST
7 10 (5.18%) jQuery
8 9 (4.66%) .NET Framework
8 9 (4.66%) JSON
8 9 (4.66%) React
8 9 (4.66%) XML
9 8 (4.15%) .NET Core
9 8 (4.15%) ASP.NET
9 8 (4.15%) HTML5
9 8 (4.15%) Kafka
9 8 (4.15%) RESTful
9 8 (4.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (3.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (3.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.36%) User Experience
3 19 (9.84%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.11%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.59%) AS400
5 5 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.07%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.07%) Replication
6 4 (2.07%) Wiki
7 2 (1.04%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.04%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.04%) PKI
8 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.52%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.74%) Windows
2 11 (5.70%) Linux
3 9 (4.66%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.63%) Android
5 3 (1.55%) Unix
6 1 (0.52%) Debian
6 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (63.21%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (25.39%) DevOps
3 45 (23.32%) Project Management
4 41 (21.24%) Test Automation
5 40 (20.73%) Scrum
6 32 (16.58%) Problem-Solving
7 25 (12.95%) Microservices
8 24 (12.44%) Software Engineering
9 22 (11.40%) Waterfall
10 20 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (10.36%) TDD
10 20 (10.36%) Web Development
11 18 (9.33%) Customer Requirements
12 17 (8.81%) Manual Testing
13 16 (8.29%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (8.29%) Mobile Application Development
13 16 (8.29%) SDLC
14 15 (7.77%) Kanban
15 14 (7.25%) ITIL
15 14 (7.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 37 (19.17%) SQL
2 35 (18.13%) JavaScript
3 31 (16.06%) C#
4 27 (13.99%) Java
5 18 (9.33%) PHP
6 13 (6.74%) Python
7 7 (3.63%) C++
8 6 (3.11%) Apple Swift
8 6 (3.11%) Objective-C
8 6 (3.11%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.55%) C
9 3 (1.55%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.55%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.04%) ABAP
10 2 (1.04%) Groovy
10 2 (1.04%) PHP 7
10 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.04%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.52%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 25 (12.95%) Degree
2 6 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (3.11%) ISEB
2 6 (3.11%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.59%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.07%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (1.04%) HNC
5 2 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.04%) VCAP
5 2 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.52%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.52%) IIBA
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (17.10%) QA
2 12 (6.22%) PMO
3 5 (2.59%) SLA
4 3 (1.55%) GDPR
5 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (3.63%) Docker
2 4 (2.07%) Varnish
3 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.04%) vCloud
4 2 (1.04%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (4.66%) Terraform
2 8 (4.15%) HP ALM
2 8 (4.15%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.07%) Ansible
4 3 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.55%) Packer
5 2 (1.04%) Puppet
5 2 (1.04%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.52%) Grafana
6 1 (0.52%) Kibana
6 1 (0.52%) logstash
6 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (18.65%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.44%) Atlassian
3 12 (6.22%) Google
4 10 (5.18%) HP
5 7 (3.63%) Oracle
5 7 (3.63%) SAP
6 4 (2.07%) Adobe
6 4 (2.07%) Blue Prism
6 4 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.07%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.07%) UiPath
7 3 (1.55%) CA
7 3 (1.55%) Delphix
7 3 (1.55%) hybris
7 3 (1.55%) VMware
8 2 (1.04%) Dell
8 2 (1.04%) Informatica
8 2 (1.04%) Zend
9 1 (0.52%) JDA
9 1 (0.52%) Juniper