Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 113 149
Rank change year-on-year +42 +36 +17
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 86 66 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.32% 2.27% 1.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.27% 14.32% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 69 74 72
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £62,500 £60,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 498 461 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.24% 15.83% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 431 350 545
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £46,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% -1.58% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 67 (77.91%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.86%) Java
3 33 (38.37%) Test Automation
4 28 (32.56%) Linux
5 27 (31.40%) Confluence
5 27 (31.40%) Degree
6 24 (27.91%) User Stories
7 23 (26.74%) AngularJS
7 23 (26.74%) SQL
7 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
8 22 (25.58%) Computer Science
8 22 (25.58%) Bitbucket
9 21 (24.42%) Open Source
9 21 (24.42%) Test Management
10 20 (23.26%) .NET
11 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
11 19 (22.09%) Regression Testing
11 19 (22.09%) Scrum
11 19 (22.09%) ISTQB
11 19 (22.09%) SoapUI
11 19 (22.09%) Computer Science Degree
12 18 (20.93%) C#
13 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
13 17 (19.77%) NoSQL
13 17 (19.77%) Spring
13 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
13 17 (19.77%) Issue Tracking
14 16 (18.60%) Microservices
14 16 (18.60%) Test Strategy
14 16 (18.60%) WebDriver

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 27 (31.40%) Confluence
2 8 (9.30%) Apache Spark
3 6 (6.98%) IIS
4 4 (4.65%) Apache
5 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.49%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.33%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.16%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.16%) Drupal
7 1 (1.16%) GeoServer
7 1 (1.16%) JBoss
7 1 (1.16%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) InVision
2 4 (4.65%) HipChat
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.30%) Adobe Analytics
2 8 (9.30%) Google Analytics
2 8 (9.30%) Trello
3 7 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (6.98%) SaaS
5 3 (3.49%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.49%) Slack
6 2 (2.33%) Serverless
7 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.16%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) DNS
1 4 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.49%) BIG-IP
2 3 (3.49%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.49%) DHCP
2 3 (3.49%) LAN
2 3 (3.49%) NetScaler
2 3 (3.49%) SAN
2 3 (3.49%) VPN
2 3 (3.49%) WAN
2 3 (3.49%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.49%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.16%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.16%) 5G
3 1 (1.16%) Firewall
3 1 (1.16%) Internet
3 1 (1.16%) LTE
3 1 (1.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
2 17 (19.77%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.47%) Hadoop
4 7 (8.14%) Big Data
4 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.81%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.49%) MySQL
8 2 (2.33%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.33%) HBase
9 1 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.16%) DB2
9 1 (1.16%) Impala
9 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.16%) Parquet
9 1 (1.16%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 22 (25.58%) Bitbucket
2 19 (22.09%) SoapUI
3 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
4 16 (18.60%) JMeter
4 16 (18.60%) WebDriver
5 12 (13.95%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (5.81%) JIRA Agile
8 4 (4.65%) Maven
8 4 (4.65%) TeamCity
8 4 (4.65%) Vagrant
9 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (2.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (2.33%) JUnit
10 2 (2.33%) Selenium
10 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.16%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.16%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (17.44%) Digital Economy
2 6 (6.98%) Finance
3 2 (2.33%) Banking
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Games
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
4 1 (1.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 32 (37.21%) Developer
2 16 (18.60%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.44%) Software Tester
3 15 (17.44%) Tester
4 9 (10.47%) .NET Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Automation Tester
5 8 (9.30%) Web Automation Tester
5 8 (9.30%) Web Tester
6 7 (8.14%) Head of Analytics
7 6 (6.98%) Head of Digital
7 6 (6.98%) Head of Digital Analytics
7 6 (6.98%) Scrum Master
8 5 (5.81%) Angular Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Scala Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Leader
8 5 (5.81%) Test Leader
9 4 (4.65%) Agile Coach
9 4 (4.65%) Agile Scrum Master
9 4 (4.65%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.74%) AngularJS
2 20 (23.26%) .NET
3 17 (19.77%) Spring
4 12 (13.95%) HTML
5 10 (11.63%) RESTful
6 8 (9.30%) REST
6 8 (9.30%) Web Services
7 7 (8.14%) SOAP
7 7 (8.14%) Spring Boot
8 6 (6.98%) CSS
8 6 (6.98%) Java EE
9 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.65%) XML
10 3 (3.49%) Angular 2
10 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET Core
11 2 (2.33%) Apache CXF
11 2 (2.33%) Velocity
12 1 (1.16%) JSP
12 1 (1.16%) WCF
12 1 (1.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.58%) Computer Science
2 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (17.44%) Client/Server
3 8 (9.30%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.65%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.33%) Learning Management System
6 2 (2.33%) User Experience
7 1 (1.16%) Chromecast
7 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.16%) RIA
7 1 (1.16%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.56%) Linux
2 10 (11.63%) Unix
3 5 (5.81%) Windows
4 4 (4.65%) CentOS
5 3 (3.49%) Kali Linux
5 3 (3.49%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.49%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.49%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.16%) Android
6 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (77.91%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (38.37%) Test Automation
3 24 (27.91%) User Stories
4 21 (24.42%) Open Source
4 21 (24.42%) Test Management
5 19 (22.09%) Regression Testing
5 19 (22.09%) Scrum
6 17 (19.77%) Issue Tracking
7 16 (18.60%) Microservices
7 16 (18.60%) Test Strategy
8 15 (17.44%) Cyber Resilience
8 15 (17.44%) Risk Management
8 15 (17.44%) Test Scripting
9 14 (16.28%) Coaching
10 13 (15.12%) Mentoring
11 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (12.79%) SDLC
11 11 (12.79%) TDD
12 10 (11.63%) BDD
13 9 (10.47%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.86%) Java
2 23 (26.74%) SQL
3 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.93%) C#
5 15 (17.44%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.14%) Scala
7 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.33%) C
8 2 (2.33%) PHP
8 2 (2.33%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.16%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.16%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.16%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.16%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (31.40%) Degree
2 19 (22.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (22.09%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.14%) HDFS
2 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.33%) Docker
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.16%) Postfix
5 1 (1.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (4.65%) Ansible
2 4 (4.65%) HP ALM
2 4 (4.65%) Puppet
3 3 (3.49%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.49%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.49%) Nagios
3 3 (3.49%) Nessus
3 3 (3.49%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.49%) Nmap
3 3 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.49%) SCCM
3 3 (3.49%) SCOM
4 1 (1.16%) HockeyApp
4 1 (1.16%) Terraform
4 1 (1.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.30%) Adobe
2 8 (9.30%) Google
3 6 (6.98%) Atlassian
3 6 (6.98%) VMware
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle
5 4 (4.65%) Citrix
5 4 (4.65%) HP
5 4 (4.65%) Juniper
6 3 (3.49%) CA
6 3 (3.49%) Cisco
6 3 (3.49%) CommVault
6 3 (3.49%) Dell
6 3 (3.49%) EMC
6 3 (3.49%) McAfee
6 3 (3.49%) NetApp
6 3 (3.49%) Qualys
6 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.49%) Sophos
6 3 (3.49%) Veritas