Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 89 81
Rank change year-on-year +26 -8 +4
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 28 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.90% 1.45% 1.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.54% 7.94% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 10
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £44,369 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.85% -1.40% +56.52%
10th Percentile £23,670 £30,825 £26,400
90th Percentile £62,500 £48,562 £52,500
North East median annual salary £37,500 £44,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -14.77% +54.39% -0.87%

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 151 214 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 15.65% 18.26% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 134 157 179
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.44%
10th Percentile £27,300 £29,500 £27,700
90th Percentile £68,113 £52,250 £51,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,900 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.54% +1.07% +2.74%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +9 21 £40,919 -7.78% 7
Sunderland - 3 £22,500 - 2
Gateshead - 3 £45,000 -
JIRA
North East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Scrum
2 11 (39.29%) Java
2 11 (39.29%) SDLC
3 10 (35.71%) DevOps
3 10 (35.71%) Python
3 10 (35.71%) Linux
4 8 (28.57%) Windows
4 8 (28.57%) HTML
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.00%) QA
5 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.00%) ITIL
5 7 (25.00%) Line Management
5 7 (25.00%) Confluence
6 6 (21.43%) Coaching
6 6 (21.43%) Case Management
6 6 (21.43%) C++
7 5 (17.86%) C#
7 5 (17.86%) Perl
7 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
7 5 (17.86%) Kanban
7 5 (17.86%) Ruby
7 5 (17.86%) Degree
8 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 4 (14.29%) Pega
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.29%) PHP

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 7 (25.00%) Confluence
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) Documentum
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Firewall
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) 802.15
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Android Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.57%) Maven
3 1 (3.57%) QUnit
3 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.71%) Automotive
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Tester
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 3 (10.71%) Development Team Leader
3 3 (10.71%) Graduate
3 3 (10.71%) Graduate Software Tester
3 3 (10.71%) Graduate Tester
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Service Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum Master
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (7.14%) HTML5
4 2 (7.14%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) Velocity
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
5 1 (3.57%) Android SDK
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.57%) Chai
5 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
5 1 (3.57%) Material Design
5 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Scrum
2 11 (39.29%) SDLC
3 10 (35.71%) DevOps
4 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.00%) ITIL
5 7 (25.00%) Line Management
6 6 (21.43%) Case Management
6 6 (21.43%) Coaching
7 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
7 5 (17.86%) Kanban
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 4 (14.29%) OO
8 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (10.71%) Defect Tracking
9 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
9 3 (10.71%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) Python
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (21.43%) C++
6 5 (17.86%) C#
6 5 (17.86%) Perl
6 5 (17.86%) Ruby
7 4 (14.29%) PHP
7 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 3 (10.71%) Tcl
8 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.57%) C
9 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
9 1 (3.57%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.14%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Pega
2 3 (10.71%) Alteryx
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Remedy
2 3 (10.71%) Sun
2 3 (10.71%) Tableau
3 2 (7.14%) AppDynamics
3 2 (7.14%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Progress
3 2 (7.14%) Splunk
4 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.57%) OpenText