Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > North East
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 90 76
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14 +22
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 37 16 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.14% 1.19% 2.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.70% 6.30% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 32
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,850 £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 270 254 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.61% 18.90% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 234 210 228
North East median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £46,375 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,633
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.86% +3.63%

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 17 February 2018.

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 17 February 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
Tyne and Wear -2 25 £40,000 +6.67% 11
Durham +6 9 £28,000 +21.74%
Northumberland -2 3 £27,500 -15.38% 2
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 North East region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 21 (56.76%) Java
2 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (37.84%) PHP
4 12 (32.43%) Advertising
4 12 (32.43%) Test Automation
5 11 (29.73%) Web Development
5 11 (29.73%) Scrum
5 11 (29.73%) Linux
5 11 (29.73%) Confluence
6 10 (27.03%) PRINCE2
6 10 (27.03%) SQL
6 10 (27.03%) Project Management
7 9 (24.32%) DevOps
7 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (24.32%) SDLC
8 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
8 8 (21.62%) Virtual Team
8 8 (21.62%) Retail
8 8 (21.62%) Degree
8 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (21.62%) Windows
9 7 (18.92%) ITIL
9 7 (18.92%) Line Management
10 6 (16.22%) Coaching
10 6 (16.22%) Open Source
10 6 (16.22%) Case Management
10 6 (16.22%) Python
10 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
10 6 (16.22%) Selenium

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 11 (29.73%) Confluence
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.22%) Selenium
3 5 (13.51%) Appium
3 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.51%) JMeter
3 5 (13.51%) JUnit
3 5 (13.51%) Maven
3 5 (13.51%) TestNG
4 4 (10.81%) Artifactory
4 4 (10.81%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.70%) Android Studio
5 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (32.43%) Advertising
2 8 (21.62%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Automotive
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Project Manager
2 9 (24.32%) IT Manager
2 9 (24.32%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Java Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Graduate
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Junior
5 3 (8.11%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) RESTful
1 5 (13.51%) SOAP
1 5 (13.51%) XML
2 4 (10.81%) HTML
3 3 (8.11%) Web Services
4 2 (5.41%) Velocity
5 1 (2.70%) .NET
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.70%) Android SDK
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (2.70%) Core Animation
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.70%) Material Design
5 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.62%) Virtual Team
3 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
4 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Windows
3 3 (8.11%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Test Automation
3 11 (29.73%) Scrum
3 11 (29.73%) Web Development
4 10 (27.03%) PRINCE2
4 10 (27.03%) Project Management
5 9 (24.32%) DevOps
5 9 (24.32%) SDLC
6 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (18.92%) ITIL
7 7 (18.92%) Line Management
8 6 (16.22%) Case Management
8 6 (16.22%) Coaching
8 6 (16.22%) Open Source
9 5 (13.51%) Analytical Thinking
9 5 (13.51%) API Testing
9 5 (13.51%) Creative Thinking
9 5 (13.51%) Kanban
9 5 (13.51%) Performance Management
10 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) PHP
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 6 (16.22%) Python
5 4 (10.81%) C++
5 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.81%) Perl
5 4 (10.81%) Ruby
6 3 (8.11%) C#
7 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.41%) Tcl
8 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.70%) Kotlin
8 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
1 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
5 2 (5.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Pega
2 3 (8.11%) Remedy
2 3 (8.11%) Sun
3 2 (5.41%) Alteryx
3 2 (5.41%) Progress
3 2 (5.41%) Tableau
4 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.70%) OpenText
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle