Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > North East
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 69 92
Rank change year-on-year +4 +23 -3
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 36 46 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.88% 3.41% 2.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.23% 15.65% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 35
North East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,100 £22,375 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 253 294 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.26% 21.79% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 165 249 241
North East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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 -7 25 £45,000 - 15
Durham +9 8 £33,000 - 1
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 13 (36.11%) E-Commerce
3 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 11 (30.56%) Confluence
4 11 (30.56%) Java
5 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
6 9 (25.00%) Microservices
6 9 (25.00%) HTML
6 9 (25.00%) PHP
6 9 (25.00%) SQL
6 9 (25.00%) MySQL
6 9 (25.00%) CSS
6 9 (25.00%) Magento
7 8 (22.22%) TDD
8 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (19.44%) User Experience
8 7 (19.44%) Public Sector
9 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 6 (16.67%) DevOps
9 6 (16.67%) SDLC
9 6 (16.67%) Open Source
9 6 (16.67%) API Testing
9 6 (16.67%) JIRA Agile
9 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 6 (16.67%) Product Management
9 6 (16.67%) Retail
9 6 (16.67%) Web Development

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 (30.56%) Confluence
2 2 (5.56%) EPiServer
2 2 (5.56%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.78%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) AWS
1 4 (11.11%) Sage Pay
2 3 (8.33%) Azure
3 1 (2.78%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (2.78%) BrowserStack
3 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Extranet
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 6 (16.67%) JIRA Agile
4 5 (13.89%) JMeter
5 4 (11.11%) Appium
5 4 (11.11%) Bitbucket
5 4 (11.11%) IntelliJ
5 4 (11.11%) Selenium
6 3 (8.33%) Artifactory
6 3 (8.33%) JUnit
6 3 (8.33%) Maven
6 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (8.33%) TestNG
6 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (5.56%) Zephyr
8 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.78%) Postman
8 1 (2.78%) Subversion
8 1 (2.78%) TestRail
General
1 7 (19.44%) Public Sector
2 6 (16.67%) Retail
3 4 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) PHP Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Java Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Magento Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Configuration Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) PHP Magento Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Java Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Test Development Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) CSS
1 9 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.33%) Express
3 3 (8.33%) HTML5
3 3 (8.33%) Node.js
3 3 (8.33%) RESTful
3 3 (8.33%) SOAP
3 3 (8.33%) Spring
3 3 (8.33%) XML
4 2 (5.56%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) .NET Core
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.78%) LINQ
5 1 (2.78%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) User Experience
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) E-Commerce
3 9 (25.00%) Microservices
4 8 (22.22%) TDD
5 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.67%) API Testing
6 6 (16.67%) DevOps
6 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 6 (16.67%) Open Source
6 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (16.67%) Product Management
6 6 (16.67%) SDLC
6 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 6 (16.67%) Web Development
7 5 (13.89%) Analytics
8 4 (11.11%) BDD
8 4 (11.11%) CQRS
8 4 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (11.11%) Requirements Management
8 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 11 (30.56%) Java
3 9 (25.00%) PHP
3 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) PSD2
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) IAG
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Sage
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Genesys