Period
to 23 June 2018

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

Atlassian JIRA
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 70 82
Rank change year-on-year +16 +12 -11
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 39 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.18% 2.42% 1.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.64% 16.31% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 25
Staffordshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% +15.87% -3.08%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,050 £36,250
% change year-on-year -4.88% +16.00% -19.44%

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 165 141 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 17.68% 14.81% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 141 115 172
Staffordshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £19,750 £26,300
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 23 June 2018.

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 23 June 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +15 17 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Stafford +21 11 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Tamworth -4 5 £48,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £27,500 -
JIRA
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 18 (46.15%) C#
3 15 (38.46%) .NET
4 13 (33.33%) SQL
4 13 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 13 (33.33%) Confluence
5 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.64%) SDLC
7 9 (23.08%) TeamCity
7 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
7 9 (23.08%) REST
7 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
8 8 (20.51%) Selenium
8 8 (20.51%) Kanban
8 8 (20.51%) OAuth
8 8 (20.51%) Software Testing
8 8 (20.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 8 (20.51%) HTML
8 8 (20.51%) Java
8 8 (20.51%) Bitbucket
9 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
9 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
9 7 (17.95%) Microservices
9 7 (17.95%) Scrum
9 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
9 7 (17.95%) CSS
9 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
9 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
10 6 (15.38%) OWASP

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 13 (33.33%) Confluence
2 3 (7.69%) MediaWiki
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) SMS
2 2 (5.13%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
2 6 (15.38%) MySQL
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.08%) TeamCity
2 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 8 (20.51%) Bitbucket
3 8 (20.51%) Selenium
4 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
5 5 (12.82%) AccuRev
5 5 (12.82%) WebDriver
6 4 (10.26%) ReSharper
6 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.56%) Android Studio
7 1 (2.56%) Gradle
General
1 6 (15.38%) Retail
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) .NET Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Test Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Backend Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Integration Developer
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Project Office Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Software Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) iOS Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Online Business Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) REST
3 8 (20.51%) HTML
3 8 (20.51%) OAuth
4 7 (17.95%) CSS
5 6 (15.38%) .NET Core
5 6 (15.38%) Akka.NET
5 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Core
6 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.26%) RESTful
6 4 (10.26%) Web Services
7 3 (7.69%) Core Data
7 3 (7.69%) JSON
7 3 (7.69%) LINQ
7 3 (7.69%) SOAP
8 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.56%) Android SDK
8 1 (2.56%) jQuery
8 1 (2.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) User Experience
2 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 10 (25.64%) SDLC
4 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 8 (20.51%) Kanban
5 8 (20.51%) Software Testing
6 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
6 7 (17.95%) Microservices
6 7 (17.95%) Scrum
7 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.38%) CQRS
7 6 (15.38%) OWASP
7 6 (15.38%) TDD
8 5 (12.82%) Acceptance Criteria
8 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Open Source
9 4 (10.26%) Performance Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Multithreading
10 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (20.51%) Java
4 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) TypeScript
6 3 (7.69%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.56%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.69%) P3O
2 3 (7.69%) PMO
3 1 (2.56%) ISO 8583
3 1 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Atlassian
3 3 (7.69%) Google
4 2 (5.13%) Facebook
5 1 (2.56%) Xamarin