Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > North East
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 91 95
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 +4
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 39 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.25% 1.13% 1.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.85% 5.81% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 19
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,688 £32,250
90th Percentile £64,000 £54,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 329 241 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.98% 19.44% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 281 218 196
North East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 May 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 24 May 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 +1 30 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Durham - 6 £40,000 - 5
Northumberland 0 3 £27,500 -15.38%
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 24 (61.54%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) Advertising
3 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
5 15 (38.46%) Linux
6 13 (33.33%) Bitbucket
7 12 (30.77%) PHP
8 11 (28.21%) PRINCE2
8 11 (28.21%) Confluence
8 11 (28.21%) Web Development
8 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
9 10 (25.64%) Project Management
10 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
10 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (20.51%) Retail
11 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
11 8 (20.51%) Python
11 8 (20.51%) C++
11 8 (20.51%) Games
11 8 (20.51%) Virtual Team
12 7 (17.95%) Terraform
12 7 (17.95%) Packer
12 7 (17.95%) Ansible
12 7 (17.95%) DevOps
12 7 (17.95%) Kubernetes
12 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (17.95%) Puppet

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 (28.21%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) Datadog
3 1 (2.56%) Force.com
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
1 1 (2.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
2 13 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
4 7 (17.95%) TeamCity
5 5 (12.82%) CocoaPods
6 4 (10.26%) JUnit
6 4 (10.26%) Qt Creator
6 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
7 3 (7.69%) Selenium
7 3 (7.69%) TestNG
8 2 (5.13%) Android Studio
8 2 (5.13%) Appium
8 2 (5.13%) Artifactory
8 2 (5.13%) JMeter
8 2 (5.13%) Maven
8 2 (5.13%) Subversion
8 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.56%) Protractor
General
1 19 (48.72%) Advertising
2 8 (20.51%) Games
2 8 (20.51%) Retail
3 7 (17.95%) Electronics
4 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Automotive
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Project Manager
2 10 (25.64%) Developer
3 9 (23.08%) IT Manager
3 9 (23.08%) IT Project Manager
4 7 (17.95%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Android Developer
7 4 (10.26%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (10.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (7.69%) Junior
8 3 (7.69%) Junior Project Manager
8 3 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Development Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Java Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) CSS
1 5 (12.82%) HTML
2 4 (10.26%) QML
2 4 (10.26%) Qt
3 3 (7.69%) jQuery
3 3 (7.69%) RESTful
3 3 (7.69%) SOAP
4 2 (5.13%) .NET
4 2 (5.13%) Android SDK
4 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.13%) CSS3
4 2 (5.13%) HTML5
4 2 (5.13%) REST
4 2 (5.13%) Spring
4 2 (5.13%) XML
5 1 (2.56%) Core Data
5 1 (2.56%) Guice
5 1 (2.56%) Material Design
5 1 (2.56%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.56%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Virtual Team
2 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.82%) User Experience
4 4 (10.26%) Arduino
4 4 (10.26%) Digital Media
4 4 (10.26%) Life Science
5 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.69%) Device Driver
5 3 (7.69%) NHS
5 3 (7.69%) Smart Home
6 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.56%) Animation
7 1 (2.56%) Fintech
7 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Android
3 6 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 4 (10.26%) Windows
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) PRINCE2
2 11 (28.21%) Web Development
3 10 (25.64%) Project Management
4 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (17.95%) DevOps
7 6 (15.38%) Scrum
8 5 (12.82%) Android Development
8 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.26%) Innovative Thinking
9 4 (10.26%) Mobile Development
9 4 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) SDLC
9 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Front End Development
10 3 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) PHP
3 8 (20.51%) C++
3 8 (20.51%) Python
4 7 (17.95%) C
5 6 (15.38%) Apple Swift
6 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
7 4 (10.26%) Objective-C
7 4 (10.26%) Ruby
7 4 (10.26%) SQL
8 3 (7.69%) C#
8 3 (7.69%) Perl
9 1 (2.56%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.56%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.13%) PMP
4 1 (2.56%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) CITP
4 1 (2.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO 13485
2 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Firmware
2 3 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Ansible
1 7 (17.95%) Kubernetes
1 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (17.95%) Packer
1 7 (17.95%) Puppet
1 7 (17.95%) Terraform
2 3 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Atmel
2 3 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco
2 3 (7.69%) New Relic
2 3 (7.69%) Splunk
3 1 (2.56%) Google
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.56%) Sybase