Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 45 65
Rank change year-on-year +11 +20 +34
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 67 59 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 7.03% 5.32% 2.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.69% 25.11% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 63 55 22
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -16.67% +30.43%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £59,250
% change year-on-year - -24.05% +31.67%

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 Watford with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 242 235 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 25.39% 21.21% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 211 209 128
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -5.26%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Watford

JIRA
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Watford

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Watford over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 45 (67.16%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.78%) Test Automation
3 25 (37.31%) Java
3 25 (37.31%) SQL
4 24 (35.82%) Scrum
4 24 (35.82%) QA
5 22 (32.84%) Git (software)
5 22 (32.84%) NoSQL
6 21 (31.34%) TDD
7 20 (29.85%) Linux
7 20 (29.85%) Apple iOS
8 18 (26.87%) Unix
9 17 (25.37%) Web Services
9 17 (25.37%) IBM
9 17 (25.37%) Android
10 16 (23.88%) BDD
10 16 (23.88%) Jenkins
10 16 (23.88%) Relational Database
10 16 (23.88%) SOAP
10 16 (23.88%) Mobile Commerce
11 15 (22.39%) MVC
11 15 (22.39%) Migration
11 15 (22.39%) Spring
11 15 (22.39%) Oracle
11 15 (22.39%) Data Migration
11 15 (22.39%) SC Cleared
11 15 (22.39%) Security Cleared
12 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
12 14 (20.90%) Tomcat
12 14 (20.90%) Problem-Solving

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 14 (20.90%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.94%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.96%) Mule
3 6 (8.96%) Mule ESB
3 6 (8.96%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (7.46%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (5.97%) Confluence
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Apache
7 2 (2.99%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.99%) CoreMedia CMS
7 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Fredhopper
1 2 (2.99%) Magento
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.45%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.96%) Boomi
4 4 (5.97%) Trello
5 3 (4.48%) TestFlight
6 2 (2.99%) Office 365
6 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) HTTP
1 4 (5.97%) Kerberos
2 3 (4.48%) iBeacon
3 2 (2.99%) Firewall
3 2 (2.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.84%) NoSQL
2 16 (23.88%) Relational Database
3 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.48%) SQLite
6 2 (2.99%) Endeca
6 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (32.84%) Git (software)
2 16 (23.88%) Jenkins
3 11 (16.42%) Subversion
4 10 (14.93%) Cucumber
4 10 (14.93%) Selenium
4 10 (14.93%) SoapUI
5 8 (11.94%) Zephyr
6 7 (10.45%) Maven
7 6 (8.96%) Eclipse
7 6 (8.96%) Rational Team Concert
8 5 (7.46%) JUnit
9 4 (5.97%) JBehave
9 4 (5.97%) VersionOne
9 4 (5.97%) WebDriver
10 3 (4.48%) CocoaPods
10 3 (4.48%) Xcode
11 2 (2.99%) gulp
11 2 (2.99%) Jasmine
11 2 (2.99%) Mercurial
11 2 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Developer
2 16 (23.88%) Analyst
2 16 (23.88%) Test Analyst
3 15 (22.39%) QA Tester
3 15 (22.39%) Tester
4 12 (17.91%) QA Analyst
4 12 (17.91%) QA Test Analyst
5 11 (16.42%) Java Developer
6 10 (14.93%) Software Developer
7 9 (13.43%) Senior Developer
8 8 (11.94%) Automation Test Analyst
9 7 (10.45%) Scrum Master
9 7 (10.45%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (8.96%) Applications Tester
10 6 (8.96%) Mobile Tester
11 5 (7.46%) .NET Software Developer
11 5 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (7.46%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (7.46%) Integration Developer
11 5 (7.46%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) Web Services
2 16 (23.88%) SOAP
3 15 (22.39%) Spring
4 13 (19.40%) Hibernate
4 13 (19.40%) XML
5 11 (16.42%) J2EE
6 9 (13.43%) Middleware
6 9 (13.43%) REST
7 8 (11.94%) Apache Camel
7 8 (11.94%) JSON
7 8 (11.94%) Swagger
8 7 (10.45%) .NET
8 7 (10.45%) RESTful
9 6 (8.96%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.96%) HTML
9 6 (8.96%) jQuery
9 6 (8.96%) JSP
9 6 (8.96%) RAML
9 6 (8.96%) WireMock
9 6 (8.96%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Mobile App
2 10 (14.93%) User Experience
3 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.94%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
4 7 (10.45%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (5.97%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (4.48%) iPad
6 3 (4.48%) iPhone
6 3 (4.48%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.99%) CCTV
7 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.99%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.85%) Apple iOS
1 20 (29.85%) Linux
2 18 (26.87%) Unix
3 17 (25.37%) Android
4 4 (5.97%) Windows
4 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.99%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (67.16%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.78%) Test Automation
3 24 (35.82%) Scrum
4 21 (31.34%) TDD
5 16 (23.88%) BDD
5 16 (23.88%) Mobile Commerce
6 15 (22.39%) Data Migration
6 15 (22.39%) Migration
6 15 (22.39%) MVC
7 14 (20.90%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (19.40%) OO
8 13 (19.40%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
9 12 (17.91%) Project Management
10 11 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (14.93%) Data Modelling
11 10 (14.93%) Kanban
11 10 (14.93%) OOP
11 10 (14.93%) Waterfall
12 9 (13.43%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.31%) Java
1 25 (37.31%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) C#
3 6 (8.96%) Groovy
3 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.46%) Java 8
5 4 (5.97%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.97%) XPath
5 4 (5.97%) XQuery
6 3 (4.48%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.99%) PHP
7 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) SC Cleared
1 15 (22.39%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.43%) Degree
3 8 (11.94%) ISTQB
3 8 (11.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (35.82%) QA
2 7 (10.45%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Puppet
1 7 (10.45%) Terraform
2 6 (8.96%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.97%) CA Service Virtualization
4 3 (4.48%) HockeyApp
5 2 (2.99%) Ansible
5 2 (2.99%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (2.99%) MOM
6 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) IBM
2 15 (22.39%) Oracle
3 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.45%) Google
4 7 (10.45%) WSO2
5 6 (8.96%) Dell
5 6 (8.96%) MuleSoft
5 6 (8.96%) Talend
5 6 (8.96%) TIBCO
5 6 (8.96%) webMethods
6 4 (5.97%) CA
6 4 (5.97%) Green Hat
6 4 (5.97%) hybris
6 4 (5.97%) SnapLogic
7 2 (2.99%) Adobe
7 2 (2.99%) Blue Martini
7 2 (2.99%) Citrix
7 2 (2.99%) Demandware
7 2 (2.99%) Elastic Path
7 2 (2.99%) SAP