Period
to 17 September 2021

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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > North East
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 43 51 52
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 +37
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 63 24 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 5.23% 3.54% 4.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.18% 13.71% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 47 21 33
10th Percentile £26,750 " £31,500
25th Percentile £33,125 £40,000 £39,412
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -22.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £47,836 £62,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £56,750 £65,000 £57,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -1.79% +1.82% +10.00%

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 North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 284 175 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.57% 25.81% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 226 155 175
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £29,150
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,625 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £56,500 £55,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,381
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JIRA in the North East.

Salary trend for JIRA in the North East

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in the North East over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

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 September 2021. 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 -1 52 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Durham - 9 £35,000 - 1
Northumberland - 1 - - 1
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, 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 30 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.92%) Java
3 21 (33.33%) Social Skills
4 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
4 16 (25.40%) Azure
5 15 (23.81%) Confluence
5 15 (23.81%) User Experience
6 14 (22.22%) DevOps
6 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 14 (22.22%) Public Sector
7 13 (20.63%) Acceptance Criteria
7 13 (20.63%) Security Cleared
8 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (19.05%) SQL
8 12 (19.05%) OO
8 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
8 12 (19.05%) Degree
9 11 (17.46%) User Stories
10 10 (15.87%) Kubernetes
10 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
10 10 (15.87%) Subversion
11 9 (14.29%) Spring
11 9 (14.29%) Banking
11 9 (14.29%) Hibernate
11 9 (14.29%) Scrum
11 9 (14.29%) Selenium
11 9 (14.29%) Use Case
11 9 (14.29%) OOD
11 9 (14.29%) Finance
11 9 (14.29%) Legal

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 15 (23.81%) Confluence
2 2 (3.17%) IIS
2 2 (3.17%) JBoss
2 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 7 (11.11%) Adobe XD
2 5 (7.94%) InVision
2 5 (7.94%) Marvel
2 5 (7.94%) Sketch
2 5 (7.94%) UserZoom
3 3 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.40%) Azure
2 6 (9.52%) AWS
3 5 (7.94%) IBM Cloud
3 5 (7.94%) Miro
4 4 (6.35%) OpenShift
4 4 (6.35%) Slack
5 2 (3.17%) Asana
5 2 (3.17%) GCP
5 2 (3.17%) SaaS
5 2 (3.17%) Serverless
6 1 (1.59%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.59%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.59%) GitHub
6 1 (1.59%) npm
6 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) DNS
1 5 (7.94%) Firewall
1 5 (7.94%) SNMP
1 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) DHCP
3 2 (3.17%) Internet
4 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (7.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.87%) Subversion
3 9 (14.29%) Selenium
4 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
4 8 (12.70%) Jenkins
4 8 (12.70%) JMeter
5 7 (11.11%) Postman
6 6 (9.52%) REST Assured
7 5 (7.94%) Axure RP
7 5 (7.94%) Bugzilla
8 4 (6.35%) GitLab
9 3 (4.76%) SpecFlow
10 2 (3.17%) LoadRunner
11 1 (1.59%) Cypress.io
11 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.59%) Maven
11 1 (1.59%) Redmine
11 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.59%) TestNG
General
1 21 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 14 (22.22%) Public Sector
3 9 (14.29%) Banking
3 9 (14.29%) Finance
3 9 (14.29%) Legal
4 6 (9.52%) Games
5 5 (7.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 5 (7.94%) Marketing
6 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.76%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (3.17%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (1.59%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (1.59%) Police
9 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (20.63%) Analyst
2 12 (19.05%) Business Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) Designer
3 7 (11.11%) Developer
3 7 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Software Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) UX Designer
4 5 (7.94%) Functional Test Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Senior User Researcher
4 5 (7.94%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Test Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) User Researcher
5 4 (6.35%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Java Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 9 (14.29%) Spring
2 7 (11.11%) React
3 5 (7.94%) WireMock
4 3 (4.76%) REST
4 3 (4.76%) SOAP
5 2 (3.17%) .NET
5 2 (3.17%) .NET Core
5 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.17%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.17%) HTML
5 2 (3.17%) HTML5
5 2 (3.17%) Java EE
5 2 (3.17%) Node.js
5 2 (3.17%) OAuth
5 2 (3.17%) OpenID
5 2 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.17%) SAML
5 2 (3.17%) Velocity
6 1 (1.59%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) User Experience
2 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.17%) Cloud Native
3 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.17%) Legacy Code
3 2 (3.17%) NHS
3 2 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.17%) Android
4 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) DevOps
3 13 (20.63%) Acceptance Criteria
4 12 (19.05%) OO
4 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (17.46%) User Stories
6 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
7 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 9 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
7 9 (14.29%) OOD
7 9 (14.29%) Scrum
7 9 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 9 (14.29%) Use Case
7 9 (14.29%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
8 8 (12.70%) Project Management
9 7 (11.11%) Defect Management
9 7 (11.11%) Functional Testing
9 7 (11.11%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.92%) Java
2 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 12 (19.05%) SQL
4 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 7 (11.11%) Python
5 4 (6.35%) C
5 4 (6.35%) C++
5 4 (6.35%) Go
6 3 (4.76%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.17%) C-shell
7 2 (3.17%) R
7 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.05%) Degree
3 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Accessibility
2 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Docker
1 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Kubernetes
2 7 (11.11%) HP ALM
3 3 (4.76%) WSUS
4 1 (1.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Adobe
1 7 (11.11%) HP
2 5 (7.94%) IBM
2 5 (7.94%) Sybase
3 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle