Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 80 81
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 +11
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 30 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.17% 1.17% 2.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% 4.76% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 18
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,913 £32,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,250 £58,750
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 270 210 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 19.57% 24.59% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 227 187 149
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,000 £52,750
North East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Tyne and Wear

JIRA
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Tyne and Wear

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Tyne and Wear

JIRA
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 30 £47,500 +18.75% 10
JIRA
North East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 15 (50.00%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) Linux
3 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
4 12 (40.00%) Advertising
5 11 (36.67%) Bitbucket
6 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (30.00%) Confluence
6 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (26.67%) Python
7 8 (26.67%) C++
7 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
8 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
8 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (23.33%) Puppet
8 7 (23.33%) C
8 7 (23.33%) Electronics
8 7 (23.33%) Games
8 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (23.33%) Ansible
8 7 (23.33%) DevOps
8 7 (23.33%) Kubernetes
8 7 (23.33%) Packer
8 7 (23.33%) Terraform
9 6 (20.00%) Apple Swift
9 6 (20.00%) Project Management
9 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
9 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (30.00%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.00%) Datadog
3 1 (3.33%) Force.com
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (36.67%) Bitbucket
3 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
5 5 (16.67%) CocoaPods
6 4 (13.33%) Qt Creator
6 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (6.67%) JUnit
7 2 (6.67%) Subversion
7 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (3.33%) Android Studio
8 1 (3.33%) Ant
8 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
8 1 (3.33%) Protractor
8 1 (3.33%) Selenium
8 1 (3.33%) TestNG
General
1 12 (40.00%) Advertising
2 7 (23.33%) Electronics
2 7 (23.33%) Games
3 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 5 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Android Developer
4 4 (13.33%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Mobile Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Junior IT Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Junior IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) CSS
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) QML
2 4 (13.33%) Qt
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (6.67%) .NET
4 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.67%) CSS3
4 2 (6.67%) HTML5
4 2 (6.67%) REST
4 2 (6.67%) Spring
5 1 (3.33%) Android SDK
5 1 (3.33%) Core Animation
5 1 (3.33%) Core Data
5 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.33%) Material Design
5 1 (3.33%) Play Framework
5 1 (3.33%) RESTful
5 1 (3.33%) SOAP
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) User Experience
2 4 (13.33%) Arduino
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Digital Media
2 4 (13.33%) Life Science
2 4 (13.33%) Virtual Team
3 3 (10.00%) Device Driver
3 3 (10.00%) NHS
3 3 (10.00%) Smart Home
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Animation
5 1 (3.33%) Fintech
5 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Android
2 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (23.33%) DevOps
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) Project Management
6 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 5 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) Android Development
7 4 (13.33%) Innovative Thinking
7 4 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) SDLC
7 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Web Development
8 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (10.00%) Mobile Development
8 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.00%) UX Design
9 2 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) C++
2 8 (26.67%) Python
3 7 (23.33%) C
4 6 (20.00%) Apple Swift
5 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
6 4 (13.33%) Ruby
7 3 (10.00%) C#
7 3 (10.00%) Perl
8 2 (6.67%) SQL
9 1 (3.33%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.67%) PMP
4 1 (3.33%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) CITP
4 1 (3.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) ISO 13485
2 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Firmware
2 3 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Ansible
1 7 (23.33%) Kubernetes
1 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (23.33%) Packer
1 7 (23.33%) Puppet
1 7 (23.33%) Terraform
2 3 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Atmel
2 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
2 3 (10.00%) New Relic
2 3 (10.00%) Splunk
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Sybase