Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 64 89
Rank change year-on-year +3 +25 -25
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 11 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.74% 2.68% 1.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.09% 18.24% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 16
Staffordshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -14.29% +34.62%
10th Percentile £35,725 £28,750 £27,125
90th Percentile £53,375 £47,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -11.76%

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 109 170 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 17.27% 14.69% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 101 145 218
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £55,375
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% -5.00%

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 December 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 18 December 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 +6 7 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Stafford +15 2 £42,500 +9.68%
Tamworth +13 1 - -
Burton-upon-Trent +5 1 £21,500 -
JIRA
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 6 (54.55%) Selenium
3 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 3 (27.27%) AccuRev
7 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
7 2 (18.18%) Confluence
7 2 (18.18%) QA
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 1 (9.09%) Finance
8 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
8 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
8 1 (9.09%) ISEB
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
8 1 (9.09%) SOAP
8 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server

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 2 (18.18%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 3 (27.27%) AccuRev
4 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
5 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
5 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (9.09%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) iOS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) QA Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) Core Data
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (9.09%) API Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft