Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > North East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 99 101
Rank change year-on-year +19 +2 -7
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 32 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.28% 1.19% 1.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% 6.57% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 17
North East median annual salary £37,500 £44,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.77% +54.39% -0.87%
10th Percentile £25,050 £23,300 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £48,562 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 208 274 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 14.85% 18.10% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 184 213 261
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,900 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.54% +1.07% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,719 £51,000 £51,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in the North East

JIRA
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA in the North East.

Salary trend for JIRA in the North East

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in the North East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA in the North East

JIRA
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the North East region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Tyne and Wear +26 28 £40,000 -9.85% 9
Durham -10 3 £27,000 +17.39% 2
Northumberland - 1 £35,000 -
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) Linux
3 12 (37.50%) Scrum
3 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 11 (34.38%) SDLC
4 11 (34.38%) SQL
5 10 (31.25%) Windows
5 10 (31.25%) Python
5 10 (31.25%) DevOps
6 9 (28.13%) Confluence
7 8 (25.00%) HTML
8 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
8 7 (21.88%) ITIL
8 7 (21.88%) Degree
8 7 (21.88%) QA
8 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
8 7 (21.88%) Line Management
9 6 (18.75%) Coaching
9 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (18.75%) Case Management
9 6 (18.75%) C++
10 5 (15.63%) C#
10 5 (15.63%) Perl
10 5 (15.63%) PHP
10 5 (15.63%) XML
10 5 (15.63%) SOAP
10 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
10 5 (15.63%) Kanban

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (28.13%) Confluence
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) Documentum
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) 802.15
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.63%) Selenium
3 4 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.38%) Appium
4 3 (9.38%) JMeter
4 3 (9.38%) JUnit
4 3 (9.38%) Maven
4 3 (9.38%) TestNG
5 2 (6.25%) Artifactory
6 1 (3.13%) Android Studio
6 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.13%) QUnit
6 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Automotive
2 2 (6.25%) Advertising
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Developer
1 5 (15.63%) Tester
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 3 (9.38%) Development Team Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Graduate
3 3 (9.38%) Graduate Software Tester
3 3 (9.38%) Graduate Tester
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Scrum Master
4 2 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) SOAP
2 5 (15.63%) XML
3 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (12.50%) Web Services
4 3 (9.38%) CSS
4 3 (9.38%) RESTful
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (6.25%) HTML5
5 2 (6.25%) HTML5 Canvas
5 2 (6.25%) Velocity
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.13%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.13%) Middleware
6 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Animation
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Unix
4 2 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Scrum
2 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 11 (34.38%) SDLC
4 10 (31.25%) DevOps
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (21.88%) ITIL
5 7 (21.88%) Line Management
6 6 (18.75%) Case Management
6 6 (18.75%) Coaching
7 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
7 5 (15.63%) Kanban
8 4 (12.50%) API Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 4 (12.50%) OO
8 4 (12.50%) Open Source
8 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
9 3 (9.38%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 10 (31.25%) Python
4 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.75%) C++
6 5 (15.63%) C#
6 5 (15.63%) Perl
6 5 (15.63%) PHP
6 5 (15.63%) Ruby
7 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 3 (9.38%) Tcl
8 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.13%) Apple Swift
9 1 (3.13%) C
9 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
9 1 (3.13%) Kotlin
9 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Pega
2 3 (9.38%) Alteryx
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Remedy
2 3 (9.38%) Sun
2 3 (9.38%) Tableau
3 2 (6.25%) AppDynamics
3 2 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Progress
3 2 (6.25%) Splunk
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.13%) OpenText