Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 95 65
Rank change year-on-year +27 -30 +31
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 28 16 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.35% 1.27% 3.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.64% 6.27% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 37
Staffordshire median annual salary £38,750 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +41.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £62,500 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year - -14.77% -14.56%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 179 255 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 15.02% 20.32% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 154 235 179
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,800 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Staffordshire

JIRA
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Staffordshire

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Staffordshire

JIRA
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Stafford +5 11 £38,750 -13.89% 2
Stoke-on-Trent +13 4 £43,750 +2.94% 2
Lichfield - 4 £32,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - -
Tamworth - 1 £40,000 -
JIRA
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) .NET
4 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
5 9 (32.14%) Confluence
5 9 (32.14%) SDLC
6 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (28.57%) Subversion
7 7 (25.00%) MVC
7 7 (25.00%) CSS
7 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (25.00%) jQuery
8 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
8 6 (21.43%) Degree
8 6 (21.43%) AccuRev
8 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 6 (21.43%) Finance
9 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
9 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
9 5 (17.86%) QA
9 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
9 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
9 5 (17.86%) Selenium

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 9 (32.14%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Simulink
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Profibus
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 8 (28.57%) Subversion
2 6 (21.43%) AccuRev
2 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
3 5 (17.86%) Selenium
4 4 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (14.29%) MSI
4 4 (14.29%) SonarQube
5 2 (7.14%) TestRail
5 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Electronics
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Tester
3 6 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Software Tester
4 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Business Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Product Owner
7 2 (7.14%) Software Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 11 (39.29%) .NET
3 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (25.00%) CSS
4 7 (25.00%) jQuery
5 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
7 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 4 (14.29%) Classic ASP
7 4 (14.29%) Entity Framework
7 4 (14.29%) HTML5
7 4 (14.29%) REST
7 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (7.14%) SOAP
8 2 (7.14%) XML
9 1 (3.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Fintech
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.57%) Clustering
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.57%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) VxWorks
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 9 (32.14%) SDLC
4 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (25.00%) MVC
6 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
7 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Change Control
8 4 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
8 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 4 (14.29%) Release Management
8 4 (14.29%) Requirements Management
8 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Validation
8 4 (14.29%) V-Model
9 3 (10.71%) Analytics
9 3 (10.71%) B2B
9 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) C
4 4 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 4 (14.29%) IEC 61508
2 4 (14.29%) IEC 62304
3 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.57%) GDPR
4 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Atlassian
3 4 (14.29%) Coverity