Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 76 74
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +24
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 18 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.95% 1.38% 1.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.96% 7.33% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 16
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £31,375
90th Percentile £77,000 £62,500 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 201 191 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 21.82% 18.89% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 167 177 132
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,000 £68,625
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -3.23%

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 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Watford region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
3 10 (55.56%) Java
4 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (50.00%) BDD
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) QA
7 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
8 5 (27.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (27.78%) Subversion
8 5 (27.78%) Spring
8 5 (27.78%) Maven
8 5 (27.78%) Selenium
8 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
8 5 (27.78%) Web Services
8 5 (27.78%) XML
9 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
9 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 4 (22.22%) JUnit
9 4 (22.22%) Finance
9 4 (22.22%) Migration
9 4 (22.22%) Kanban
9 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
9 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
9 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 4 (22.22%) ISTQB

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 3 (16.67%) Confluence
1 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
2 5 (27.78%) Maven
2 5 (27.78%) Selenium
2 5 (27.78%) Subversion
3 4 (22.22%) JUnit
3 4 (22.22%) Zephyr
4 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (11.11%) JBehave
6 1 (5.56%) Mockito
6 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
6 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (5.56%) WATIR
6 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) QA Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) QA Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
1 5 (27.78%) Spring
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
1 5 (27.78%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 3 (16.67%) J2EE
2 3 (16.67%) REST
2 3 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (11.11%) Ajax
3 2 (11.11%) EJB
3 2 (11.11%) ODBC
3 2 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
4 1 (5.56%) Java EE
4 1 (5.56%) Java SE
4 1 (5.56%) JPA
4 1 (5.56%) JSTL
4 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 9 (50.00%) BDD
4 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
5 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 4 (22.22%) Kanban
5 4 (22.22%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) OO
6 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (11.11%) Innovative Thinking
7 2 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (11.11%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 3 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (5.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Snow