Period
to 5 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 5 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > North of England
6 months to
5 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 89 57 73
Rank change year-on-year -32 +16 +35
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 256 773 849
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 3.02% 4.42% 3.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.46% 21.42% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 251 594 671
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,750 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £71,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%

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 of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,770 3,608 4,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 20.87% 20.62% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,585 2,928 3,782
Median annual salary £48,314 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.36% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £65,000
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 of England

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in the North of England

JIRA
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for JIRA in the North of England

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in the North of England over the 6 months to 5 December 2020.

Salary histogram for JIRA in the North of England

JIRA
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the North of England region over the 6 months to 5 December 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
North West -27 138 £45,750 +7.65% 58
Yorkshire -32 87 £50,000 - 32
North East -5 31 £55,000 +18.92% 14
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 of England region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 165 (64.45%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (37.89%) C#
3 77 (30.08%) SQL
3 77 (30.08%) Test Automation
4 74 (28.91%) Confluence
5 69 (26.95%) .NET
6 65 (25.39%) JavaScript
7 59 (23.05%) Scrum
8 56 (21.88%) Azure
9 54 (21.09%) Git (software)
10 53 (20.70%) Jenkins
10 53 (20.70%) Finance
11 51 (19.92%) Java
11 51 (19.92%) DevOps
12 50 (19.53%) Selenium
13 49 (19.14%) AWS
14 47 (18.36%) .NET Core
15 45 (17.58%) TDD
16 44 (17.19%) MVC
16 44 (17.19%) Test Scripting
17 42 (16.41%) HTML
17 42 (16.41%) Linux
18 41 (16.02%) ASP.NET
19 38 (14.84%) ASP.NET MVC
20 37 (14.45%) Bitbucket
20 37 (14.45%) Configuration Management
20 37 (14.45%) API Testing
21 36 (14.06%) QA
22 35 (13.67%) Atlassian
22 35 (13.67%) BDD

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 74 (28.91%) Confluence
2 10 (3.91%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.56%) CMS
3 4 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.56%) IIS
4 3 (1.17%) Apache
4 3 (1.17%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.78%) DNN
5 2 (0.78%) JBoss
5 2 (0.78%) nginx
5 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.39%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.39%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.34%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.95%) Magento
1 5 (1.95%) Shopify
2 4 (1.56%) BASE24
2 4 (1.56%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.78%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.78%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (21.88%) Azure
2 49 (19.14%) AWS
3 9 (3.52%) GitHub
4 8 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (3.13%) SaaS
5 6 (2.34%) Serverless
6 5 (1.95%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.95%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (1.95%) G Suite
6 5 (1.95%) npm
7 4 (1.56%) Amazon ECS
7 4 (1.56%) Amazon EKS
7 4 (1.56%) AWS CodePipeline
7 4 (1.56%) GCP
7 4 (1.56%) Office 365
7 4 (1.56%) Slack
7 4 (1.56%) Trello
8 3 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.17%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.34%) Skype
2 4 (1.56%) ATM
2 4 (1.56%) LAN
2 4 (1.56%) WAN
3 3 (1.17%) DNS
3 3 (1.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.78%) HTTP
4 2 (0.78%) VPN
5 1 (0.39%) 3G
5 1 (0.39%) 4G
5 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.39%) Firewall
5 1 (0.39%) FTP
5 1 (0.39%) MPLS
5 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.39%) VoIP
5 1 (0.39%) Wireless
5 1 (0.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.69%) MySQL
3 6 (2.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (2.34%) MongoDB
3 6 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (2.34%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.56%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.17%) Redis
5 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (0.78%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (0.78%) Informix
6 2 (0.78%) Power BI
6 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.39%) DB2
7 1 (0.39%) QlikView
7 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 54 (21.09%) Git (software)
2 53 (20.70%) Jenkins
3 50 (19.53%) Selenium
4 37 (14.45%) Bitbucket
5 33 (12.89%) WebDriver
6 29 (11.33%) Maven
6 29 (11.33%) SoapUI
7 13 (5.08%) Visual Studio
8 12 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (4.30%) Postman
10 9 (3.52%) Cucumber
11 8 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (3.13%) TeamCity
12 7 (2.73%) Visual Studio Code
13 6 (2.34%) Appium
13 6 (2.34%) JUnit
13 6 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (2.34%) Visual Studio Team System
14 5 (1.95%) NUnit
14 5 (1.95%) Subversion
General
1 53 (20.70%) Finance
2 8 (3.13%) Publishing
3 7 (2.73%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.34%) Housing Association
4 6 (2.34%) Marketing
5 5 (1.95%) Retail
6 4 (1.56%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.17%) Games
7 3 (1.17%) Law
7 3 (1.17%) Legal
8 2 (0.78%) Banking
8 2 (0.78%) Local Government
8 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.78%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) French Language
9 1 (0.39%) German Language
9 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 112 (43.75%) Developer
2 40 (15.63%) C# Developer
3 31 (12.11%) .NET Developer
3 31 (12.11%) Test Engineer
4 27 (10.55%) Analyst
5 26 (10.16%) Software Engineer
6 25 (9.77%) Senior Developer
7 24 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (8.98%) Software Test Engineer
9 22 (8.59%) Developer in Test
10 21 (8.20%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 21 (8.20%) Development Engineer
10 21 (8.20%) Software Development Engineer
10 21 (8.20%) Test Development Engineer
11 20 (7.81%) Test Analyst
12 18 (7.03%) DevOps Engineer
12 18 (7.03%) Tester
13 16 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
14 14 (5.47%) Senior .NET Developer
14 14 (5.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (26.95%) .NET
2 47 (18.36%) .NET Core
3 42 (16.41%) HTML
4 41 (16.02%) ASP.NET
5 38 (14.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (11.33%) CSS
7 24 (9.38%) AngularJS
7 24 (9.38%) Node.js
8 22 (8.59%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (5.47%) jQuery
9 14 (5.47%) RESTful
10 13 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (4.69%) .NET Framework
11 12 (4.69%) JSON
12 11 (4.30%) Entity Framework
12 11 (4.30%) HTML5
12 11 (4.30%) React
13 10 (3.91%) REST
14 9 (3.52%) Gherkin
14 9 (3.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.86%) User Experience
3 14 (5.47%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.34%) Animation
5 6 (2.34%) e-Learning
6 5 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.56%) EMV
7 4 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.56%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.56%) Tandem
8 3 (1.17%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.17%) Social Media
9 2 (0.78%) Clustering
9 2 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.78%) NHS
10 1 (0.39%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.39%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 42 (16.41%) Linux
2 14 (5.47%) Windows
3 12 (4.69%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.52%) Unix
5 8 (3.13%) Android
6 7 (2.73%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.78%) DC/OS
8 2 (0.78%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (64.45%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (30.08%) Test Automation
3 59 (23.05%) Scrum
4 51 (19.92%) DevOps
5 45 (17.58%) TDD
6 44 (17.19%) MVC
6 44 (17.19%) Test Scripting
7 37 (14.45%) API Testing
7 37 (14.45%) Configuration Management
8 35 (13.67%) BDD
9 32 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 28 (10.94%) SDLC
11 26 (10.16%) SDET
12 23 (8.98%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (7.42%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (7.42%) Microservices
13 19 (7.42%) Project Management
14 17 (6.64%) E-Commerce
15 15 (5.86%) Kanban
16 14 (5.47%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (37.89%) C#
2 77 (30.08%) SQL
3 65 (25.39%) JavaScript
4 51 (19.92%) Java
5 31 (12.11%) Python
6 21 (8.20%) T-SQL
7 18 (7.03%) PowerShell
8 10 (3.91%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.13%) PHP
10 7 (2.73%) Apple Swift
11 6 (2.34%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.34%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.56%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.17%) Go
13 3 (1.17%) VBA
14 2 (0.78%) C
14 2 (0.78%) C++
14 2 (0.78%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (3.91%) ISTQB
2 9 (3.52%) ISEB
3 8 (3.13%) Degree
4 5 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.56%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.56%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.78%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.78%) MCPD
7 2 (0.78%) MCSD
7 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.39%) ACCA
8 1 (0.39%) CIMA
8 1 (0.39%) HNC
8 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.39%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.06%) QA
2 9 (3.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.56%) ISO 8583
4 3 (1.17%) GDPR
4 3 (1.17%) SLA
5 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.78%) PMO
6 1 (0.39%) GxP
System Software
1 29 (11.33%) Docker
2 8 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.78%) vSphere
5 1 (0.39%) Firmware
5 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (8.98%) Terraform
2 15 (5.86%) Ansible
2 15 (5.86%) Kubernetes
3 9 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.52%) Puppet
4 6 (2.34%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.78%) Marathon
5 2 (0.78%) Mesos
5 2 (0.78%) Nagios
5 2 (0.78%) Packer
6 1 (0.39%) Consul
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (13.67%) Atlassian
2 32 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.25%) Google
4 6 (2.34%) HP
4 6 (2.34%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.95%) Oracle
5 5 (1.95%) VMware
6 4 (1.56%) New Relic
6 4 (1.56%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.56%) Splunk
7 3 (1.17%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.17%) UiPath
8 2 (0.78%) Freshdesk
8 2 (0.78%) IBM
8 2 (0.78%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.78%) NetApp
8 2 (0.78%) Sparx
8 2 (0.78%) Zend
9 1 (0.39%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.39%) webMethods