Period
to 3 December 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 3 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > North East
6 months to
3 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 57 52 52
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +30
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 50 30 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 3.89% 3.75% 4.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.16% 14.35% 23.76%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 31
10th Percentile " £40,000 £31,500
25th Percentile £26,750 £40,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -31.82% +22.22% +5.88%
75th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £56,750 " £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +6.80%

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 248 209 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.27% 26.09% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 181 190 152
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £33,250 £37,500 £33,772
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £42,885
Median % change year-on-year - +10.76% -4.70%
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.19% +2.73% +4.76%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -11 41 £40,000 -27.27% 15
Durham - 7 £33,250 - 1
Northumberland - 1 - -
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) User Experience
2 18 (36.00%) Social Skills
3 17 (34.00%) Confluence
4 13 (26.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 13 (26.00%) Public Sector
4 13 (26.00%) Java
5 12 (24.00%) Selenium
5 12 (24.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (22.00%) Cucumber
6 11 (22.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (22.00%) Adobe XD
6 11 (22.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 11 (22.00%) Wireframes
6 11 (22.00%) Adobe
6 11 (22.00%) JMeter
6 11 (22.00%) Workflow
7 10 (20.00%) Scrum
7 10 (20.00%) HP
7 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 10 (20.00%) Postman
7 10 (20.00%) HP ALM
7 10 (20.00%) Thought Leadership
7 10 (20.00%) Defect Management
7 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 9 (18.00%) Azure
8 9 (18.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 9 (18.00%) REST Assured
8 9 (18.00%) Banking
8 9 (18.00%) 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 17 (34.00%) Confluence
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
2 2 (4.00%) JBoss
2 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 11 (22.00%) Adobe XD
2 5 (10.00%) InVision
2 5 (10.00%) Marvel
2 5 (10.00%) Sketch
2 5 (10.00%) UserZoom
3 3 (6.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Azure
2 5 (10.00%) IBM Cloud
2 5 (10.00%) Miro
3 4 (8.00%) AWS
3 4 (8.00%) Slack
4 2 (4.00%) Asana
4 2 (4.00%) GCP
4 2 (4.00%) Serverless
5 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.00%) GitHub
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (2.00%) npm
5 1 (2.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) DNS
1 5 (10.00%) Firewall
1 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.00%) DHCP
3 2 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (2.00%) HTTP
4 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Selenium
2 11 (22.00%) Cucumber
2 11 (22.00%) JMeter
3 10 (20.00%) Postman
4 9 (18.00%) REST Assured
5 8 (16.00%) Bugzilla
6 5 (10.00%) Axure RP
6 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (8.00%) Maven
7 4 (8.00%) SoapUI
8 3 (6.00%) SpecFlow
9 2 (4.00%) LoadRunner
9 2 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (4.00%) Subversion
10 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
10 1 (2.00%) Cypress.io
10 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
10 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
10 1 (2.00%) Redmine
10 1 (2.00%) TestNG
General
1 18 (36.00%) Social Skills
2 13 (26.00%) Public Sector
3 9 (18.00%) Banking
3 9 (18.00%) Legal
4 8 (16.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 7 (14.00%) Finance
6 6 (12.00%) Games
7 5 (10.00%) Marketing
8 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (4.00%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (4.00%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Designer
1 11 (22.00%) UX Designer
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 5 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Functional Test Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Senior User Researcher
3 5 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Tester
3 5 (10.00%) User Researcher
4 4 (8.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) SOAP
2 5 (10.00%) WireMock
3 3 (6.00%) CSS
3 3 (6.00%) React
3 3 (6.00%) REST
3 3 (6.00%) Web Services
4 2 (4.00%) .NET
4 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (4.00%) HTML
4 2 (4.00%) HTML5
4 2 (4.00%) Java EE
4 2 (4.00%) JSON
4 2 (4.00%) Node.js
4 2 (4.00%) OAuth
4 2 (4.00%) OpenID
4 2 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.00%) SAML
4 2 (4.00%) Velocity
4 2 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) User Experience
2 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Cloud Native
3 2 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.00%) Legacy Code
3 2 (4.00%) NHS
3 2 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
1 3 (6.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.00%) Android
2 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 12 (24.00%) Test Automation
4 11 (22.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 11 (22.00%) Wireframes
4 11 (22.00%) Workflow
5 10 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 10 (20.00%) Scrum
5 10 (20.00%) Thought Leadership
6 9 (18.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 8 (16.00%) DevOps
7 8 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (14.00%) Decision-Making
8 7 (14.00%) Functional Testing
8 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
9 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.00%) Design Thinking
9 6 (12.00%) Manual Testing
9 6 (12.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.00%) C-shell
5 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) Degree
3 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Accessibility
2 1 (2.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) HP ALM
2 3 (6.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.00%) WSUS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Adobe
2 10 (20.00%) HP
3 5 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft