Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 81 71
Rank change year-on-year -3 -10 +13
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 27 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.07% 1.09% 2.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.80% 5.09% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 24
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -9.09% +17.86%
10th Percentile £27,300 £26,150 £30,200
90th Percentile £62,500 £48,562 £56,875
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

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 211 216 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 16.14% 21.32% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 182 176 150
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,000 £36,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £27,320 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,063 £45,000 £52,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -3 22 £40,000 +6.67% 8
Sunderland - 2 £22,500 - 1
Gateshead - 2 £45,000 -
JIRA
North East

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Scrum
3 9 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (33.33%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) DevOps
3 9 (33.33%) SDLC
4 8 (29.63%) Confluence
5 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.93%) Python
5 7 (25.93%) PHP
5 7 (25.93%) ITIL
5 7 (25.93%) Project Management
5 7 (25.93%) Line Management
6 6 (22.22%) Coaching
6 6 (22.22%) Case Management
7 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
7 5 (18.52%) Advertising
7 5 (18.52%) SQL
7 5 (18.52%) C#
7 5 (18.52%) C++
7 5 (18.52%) HTML
7 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
7 5 (18.52%) Kanban
7 5 (18.52%) Ruby
7 5 (18.52%) QA
8 4 (14.81%) Degree
8 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
8 4 (14.81%) Web Development
8 4 (14.81%) Retail
8 4 (14.81%) 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 8 (29.63%) Confluence
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Android Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.70%) JUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 5 (18.52%) Advertising
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Automotive
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) IT Manager
1 5 (18.52%) IT Project Manager
1 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Developer
2 3 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
2 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
2 3 (11.11%) Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Graduate
3 2 (7.41%) Graduate Software Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Graduate Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Scrum Master
3 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) Velocity
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (3.70%) CSS3
4 1 (3.70%) Django
4 1 (3.70%) Guice
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) Material Design
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
4 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.81%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Scrum
3 9 (33.33%) DevOps
3 9 (33.33%) SDLC
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL
4 7 (25.93%) Line Management
4 7 (25.93%) Project Management
4 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
5 6 (22.22%) Case Management
5 6 (22.22%) Coaching
6 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
6 5 (18.52%) Kanban
6 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
7 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Web Development
8 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
8 3 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) PHP
2 7 (25.93%) Python
3 5 (18.52%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) C++
3 5 (18.52%) Ruby
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.41%) Tcl
6 1 (3.70%) Kotlin
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Pega
2 3 (11.11%) Remedy
2 3 (11.11%) Sun
3 2 (7.41%) Alteryx
3 2 (7.41%) Progress
3 2 (7.41%) Tableau
4 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) OpenText
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle