Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 103 157
Rank change year-on-year +33 +54 +33
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 90 94 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.77% 2.70% 1.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.09% 17.97% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 79 100 66
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £62,500 £60,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 448 523 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.76% 15.01% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 370 439 506
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £69,550 £67,500 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Reading

JIRA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Reading

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Reading over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 70 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (61.11%) Test Automation
3 50 (55.56%) Java
4 42 (46.67%) Linux
5 38 (42.22%) WebDriver
6 36 (40.00%) Open Source
7 33 (36.67%) JMeter
7 33 (36.67%) Test Scripting
7 33 (36.67%) Degree
8 32 (35.56%) Computer Science
8 32 (35.56%) Computer Science Degree
9 30 (33.33%) Test Strategy
9 30 (33.33%) User Stories
10 29 (32.22%) Regression Testing
11 28 (31.11%) Test Management
12 26 (28.89%) Git (software)
13 25 (27.78%) Issue Tracking
14 24 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (26.67%) Digital Economy
14 24 (26.67%) ISTQB
14 24 (26.67%) Shell Script
14 24 (26.67%) Scrum
14 24 (26.67%) Risk Management
14 24 (26.67%) Client/Server
15 23 (25.56%) SQL
16 20 (22.22%) SoapUI
17 18 (20.00%) Confluence
18 16 (17.78%) Big Data
18 16 (17.78%) Hadoop
19 15 (16.67%) Selenium

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 18 (20.00%) Confluence
2 9 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 6 (6.67%) IIS
4 4 (4.44%) Apache Pig
5 3 (3.33%) Apache
5 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.22%) Drupal
6 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.11%) CMS
7 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) InVision
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.44%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (4.44%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.44%) Trello
3 3 (3.33%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.33%) SaaS
4 1 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.78%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.67%) DNS
3 4 (4.44%) Firewall
4 3 (3.33%) BIG-IP
4 3 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.33%) DHCP
4 3 (3.33%) LAN
4 3 (3.33%) NetScaler
4 3 (3.33%) SAN
4 3 (3.33%) VPN
4 3 (3.33%) WAN
4 3 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.33%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.11%) FCoE
5 1 (1.11%) Internet
5 1 (1.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.78%) Big Data
1 16 (17.78%) Hadoop
2 8 (8.89%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.44%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.33%) HBase
6 2 (2.22%) MySQL
6 2 (2.22%) Parquet
7 1 (1.11%) DB2
7 1 (1.11%) GIS
7 1 (1.11%) Impala
7 1 (1.11%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 38 (42.22%) WebDriver
2 33 (36.67%) JMeter
3 26 (28.89%) Git (software)
4 20 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 15 (16.67%) Selenium
6 13 (14.44%) Jenkins
7 10 (11.11%) Cucumber
8 9 (10.00%) Maven
9 7 (7.78%) Bitbucket
10 6 (6.67%) Protractor
11 5 (5.56%) JIRA Agile
11 5 (5.56%) LoadRunner
11 5 (5.56%) TeamCity
12 4 (4.44%) Gatling
12 4 (4.44%) IntelliJ
12 4 (4.44%) JUnit
13 3 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (3.33%) TestLink
13 3 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (26.67%) Digital Economy
2 11 (12.22%) Finance
3 4 (4.44%) Military
4 3 (3.33%) Retail
5 2 (2.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.11%) Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.11%) Games
6 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) Tester
2 24 (26.67%) Software Tester
3 16 (17.78%) Developer
4 12 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.00%) Scrum Master
6 7 (7.78%) Automation Tester
7 6 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Angular Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Scala Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.44%) Architect
9 4 (4.44%) Consultant
9 4 (4.44%) IT Consultant
9 4 (4.44%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Web Automation Tester
9 4 (4.44%) Web Tester
10 3 (3.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.56%) .NET
2 11 (12.22%) AngularJS
2 11 (12.22%) Web Services
3 10 (11.11%) SOAP
4 9 (10.00%) Spring
5 7 (7.78%) HTML
5 7 (7.78%) REST
6 6 (6.67%) Java EE
7 5 (5.56%) CSS
8 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.44%) Gherkin
9 3 (3.33%) Angular 2
9 3 (3.33%) Apache Flex
9 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET Core
9 3 (3.33%) GWT
9 3 (3.33%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (2.22%) .NET Core
10 2 (2.22%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (35.56%) Computer Science
2 24 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (26.67%) Client/Server
3 8 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (7.78%) Mobile App
4 7 (7.78%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.44%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.33%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.11%) Chromecast
7 1 (1.11%) Fintech
7 1 (1.11%) Social Media
7 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (46.67%) Linux
2 9 (10.00%) Unix
3 8 (8.89%) Windows
4 3 (3.33%) Android
4 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.33%) CentOS
4 3 (3.33%) Kali Linux
4 3 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.33%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (61.11%) Test Automation
3 36 (40.00%) Open Source
4 33 (36.67%) Test Scripting
5 30 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 30 (33.33%) User Stories
6 29 (32.22%) Regression Testing
7 28 (31.11%) Test Management
8 25 (27.78%) Issue Tracking
9 24 (26.67%) Risk Management
9 24 (26.67%) Scrum
10 14 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (12.22%) SDLC
12 10 (11.11%) TDD
13 9 (10.00%) BDD
13 9 (10.00%) MapReduce
14 7 (7.78%) DevOps
14 7 (7.78%) Functional Testing
14 7 (7.78%) Microservices
15 6 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 50 (55.56%) Java
2 24 (26.67%) Shell Script
3 23 (25.56%) SQL
4 11 (12.22%) C#
5 8 (8.89%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.89%) Scala
6 4 (4.44%) Perl
6 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.33%) Ruby
7 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.11%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.11%) C
8 1 (1.11%) Korn
8 1 (1.11%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.11%) PHP
8 1 (1.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (36.67%) Degree
2 32 (35.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (26.67%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.22%) AWS Certification
7 2 (2.22%) CCNA
7 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.11%) CCNP
8 1 (1.11%) CISSP
8 1 (1.11%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) GIAC
8 1 (1.11%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (1.11%) MCSE
8 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.11%) SANS
8 1 (1.11%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (1.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.22%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.00%) HDFS
2 5 (5.56%) Docker
3 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.22%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.11%) NFS
6 1 (1.11%) Samba
6 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Hadoop YARN
1 6 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.44%) Ansible
2 4 (4.44%) Nagios
2 4 (4.44%) Puppet
3 3 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.33%) Nessus
3 3 (3.33%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.33%) Nmap
3 3 (3.33%) SCCM
3 3 (3.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.11%) HockeyApp
4 1 (1.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (8.89%) VMware
2 6 (6.67%) Juniper
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) Oracle
3 5 (5.56%) Adobe
3 5 (5.56%) Citrix
3 5 (5.56%) Google
4 4 (4.44%) Cisco
4 4 (4.44%) EMC
4 4 (4.44%) NetApp
4 4 (4.44%) SolarWinds
5 3 (3.33%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.33%) CA
5 3 (3.33%) CommVault
5 3 (3.33%) Dell
5 3 (3.33%) McAfee
5 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.33%) Sophos
5 3 (3.33%) Veeam
5 3 (3.33%) Veritas