Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > North East
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 90 74
Rank change year-on-year +45 -16 +33
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 50 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.48% 1.77% 2.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.51% 7.65% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 25
North East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -7.98%
10th Percentile £32,875 £25,000 £26,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -2.91%

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 204 327 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.28% 23.09% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 154 279 167
North East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,825 £27,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,639 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +5.26%

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 22 October 2019.

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 22 October 2019. 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 +37 40 £47,500 +5.56% 8
Durham - 9 £45,000 - 2
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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 42 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) Java
3 19 (38.00%) Confluence
4 18 (36.00%) QA
5 17 (34.00%) Scrum
6 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
7 13 (26.00%) SQL
8 12 (24.00%) TDD
8 12 (24.00%) Jenkins
8 12 (24.00%) Microservices
9 11 (22.00%) Threat Modelling
9 11 (22.00%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (22.00%) AWS
10 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 10 (20.00%) IntelliJ
10 10 (20.00%) Sage
10 10 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 10 (20.00%) Pair Programming
10 10 (20.00%) Sage Pay
10 10 (20.00%) CQRS
11 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
11 9 (18.00%) .NET
12 8 (16.00%) Waterfall
13 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
13 7 (14.00%) Finance
13 7 (14.00%) C#
14 6 (12.00%) Atlassian
14 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (12.00%) User Stories

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 19 (38.00%) Confluence
2 3 (6.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) Podio
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.00%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) AWS
2 10 (20.00%) Sage Pay
3 3 (6.00%) Azure
3 3 (6.00%) Power Platform
3 3 (6.00%) PowerApps
4 1 (2.00%) GitHub
4 1 (2.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.00%) IPsec
2 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) Big Data
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (24.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (20.00%) IntelliJ
4 6 (12.00%) Bitbucket
5 5 (10.00%) Selenium
5 5 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 5 (10.00%) TestRail
5 5 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (6.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.00%) JMeter
8 1 (2.00%) Appium
8 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.00%) Burp Suite
8 1 (2.00%) HP UFT
8 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
8 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.00%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 11 (22.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) Test Manager
4 8 (16.00%) QA Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Developer
6 4 (8.00%) QA Manager
6 4 (8.00%) QA Test Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Product Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) Web Services
3 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.00%) Velocity
3 3 (6.00%) XML
4 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.00%) JMS
4 2 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (2.00%) .NET Core
5 1 (2.00%) CSS3
5 1 (2.00%) Express
5 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.00%) HTML
5 1 (2.00%) HTML5
5 1 (2.00%) jQuery
5 1 (2.00%) JSON
5 1 (2.00%) Middleware
5 1 (2.00%) Node.js
5 1 (2.00%) REST
5 1 (2.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) Scrum
3 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (24.00%) Microservices
4 12 (24.00%) TDD
5 11 (22.00%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (22.00%) Threat Modelling
6 10 (20.00%) CQRS
6 10 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 10 (20.00%) Pair Programming
7 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
8 8 (16.00%) Waterfall
9 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
10 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (12.00%) SDLC
10 6 (12.00%) User Stories
11 5 (10.00%) API Testing
11 5 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (10.00%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) Java
2 13 (26.00%) SQL
3 7 (14.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) Rust
6 1 (2.00%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) IAG
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Sage
2 6 (12.00%) Atlassian
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) Nintex
5 1 (2.00%) Genesys
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.00%) VMware