Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 68 90
Rank change year-on-year -1 +22 -7
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 34 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.97% 2.74% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.33% 17.01% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 12
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,919 £44,369
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.97% -7.78% -1.40%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,770 £30,825
90th Percentile £52,546 £62,500 £48,562
North East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -14.77% +54.39%

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 300 147 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 26.25% 16.08% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 256 131 149
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,125 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,625 £54,000
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -6 32 £45,000 +16.13% 32
Gateshead +13 1 £19,000 -57.78%
Sunderland 0 1 £45,000 +100.00%
JIRA
North East

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) Confluence
3 18 (52.94%) Java
4 17 (50.00%) Scrum
5 16 (47.06%) QA
6 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
7 14 (41.18%) Cucumber
7 14 (41.18%) Selenium
7 14 (41.18%) JSON
7 14 (41.18%) TDD
7 14 (41.18%) Subversion
7 14 (41.18%) SOAP
7 14 (41.18%) Web Services
8 13 (38.24%) MVC
8 13 (38.24%) Web Development
8 13 (38.24%) REST
8 13 (38.24%) Bitbucket
8 13 (38.24%) Microservices
9 12 (35.29%) JPA
9 12 (35.29%) Spring MVC
9 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (35.29%) Spring
9 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
10 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
10 11 (32.35%) HTML
10 11 (32.35%) JUnit
10 11 (32.35%) GitLab
10 11 (32.35%) Docker
10 11 (32.35%) AngularJS
11 10 (29.41%) Gradle

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 20 (58.82%) Confluence
2 8 (23.53%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) GitHub
3 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.94%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
2 14 (41.18%) Cucumber
2 14 (41.18%) Selenium
2 14 (41.18%) Subversion
3 13 (38.24%) Bitbucket
4 11 (32.35%) GitLab
4 11 (32.35%) JUnit
5 10 (29.41%) Gradle
5 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
5 10 (29.41%) Maven
6 2 (5.88%) JDeveloper
7 1 (2.94%) AccuRev
7 1 (2.94%) gulp
7 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.94%) webpack
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Automotive
3 2 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) QA Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Tester
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Android Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Backend Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Finance Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Public Sector Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) JSON
1 14 (41.18%) SOAP
1 14 (41.18%) Web Services
2 13 (38.24%) REST
3 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
3 12 (35.29%) JPA
3 12 (35.29%) Spring
3 12 (35.29%) Spring MVC
4 11 (32.35%) AngularJS
4 11 (32.35%) HTML
5 10 (29.41%) jQuery
5 10 (29.41%) Spring Boot
6 9 (26.47%) CSS
6 9 (26.47%) HTML5
7 5 (14.71%) .NET
8 3 (8.82%) React
8 3 (8.82%) RESTful
8 3 (8.82%) Vue.js
9 2 (5.88%) Node.js
9 2 (5.88%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Fintech
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Replication
2 2 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.88%) Tandem
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Android
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) Scrum
3 14 (41.18%) TDD
4 13 (38.24%) Microservices
4 13 (38.24%) MVC
4 13 (38.24%) Web Development
5 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (29.41%) BDD
6 10 (29.41%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Search
8 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
9 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (11.76%) ITIL
11 3 (8.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
11 3 (8.82%) Regression Testing
11 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
11 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
12 2 (5.88%) Android Development
12 2 (5.88%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) C#
4 3 (8.82%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) Java 8
5 2 (5.88%) Kotlin
5 2 (5.88%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.94%) Groovy
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) Scala
6 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) DBS Check
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (47.06%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Atlassian
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) Remedy
3 1 (2.94%) Splunk