Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 37 45
Rank change year-on-year -24 +8 -4
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 9 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.66% 5.77% 5.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.47% 30.38% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 6
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £12,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +220.00% -70.59%
10th Percentile £24,375 £26,000 £11,250
90th Percentile £58,125 £68,750 £55,000
UK median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 95 79 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 17.56% 18.99% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 58 47 39
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £48,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Northern Ireland

JIRA
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for JIRA in Northern Ireland

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Northern Ireland

JIRA
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 15 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
County Antrim -21 8 £37,500 -6.25% 1
County Down - 1 £37,500 -
JIRA
UK

For the 6 months to 15 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 5 (55.56%) Confluence
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
4 2 (22.22%) Big Data
4 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (11.11%) Apache
5 1 (11.11%) LDAP
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 5 (55.56%) Confluence
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) AWS
1 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (11.11%) AWS CodePipeline
1 1 (11.11%) Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Power BI
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) CircleCI
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
3 1 (11.11%) GitLab
3 1 (11.11%) JSUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Moq
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (11.11%) TestComplete
3 1 (11.11%) TestRail
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (11.11%) COM
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
1 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) OAuth
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
1 1 (11.11%) Learning Management System
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Go
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Consul
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Packer
1 1 (11.11%) Salt
1 1 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (11.11%) Terraform
1 1 (11.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) SaltStack
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 1 (11.11%) VMware