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

Atlassian JIRA
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 50 69
Rank change year-on-year +12 +19 +19
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 55 50 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.26% 4.80% 2.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.43% 23.04% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 50 45 18
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £45,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £80,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -25.00% +33.33%

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 175 217 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 19.93% 20.85% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 145 190 136
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £51,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.32% -2.38% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,375 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,250 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 30 (54.55%) Java
1 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (52.73%) SQL
3 27 (49.09%) Oracle
4 26 (47.27%) Linux
4 26 (47.27%) IBM
4 26 (47.27%) Relational Database
5 25 (45.45%) Jenkins
6 24 (43.64%) Git (software)
7 23 (41.82%) Tomcat
7 23 (41.82%) Spring
8 21 (38.18%) Hibernate
8 21 (38.18%) Scrum
8 21 (38.18%) Web Services
9 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
9 20 (36.36%) J2EE
10 19 (34.55%) WebSphere
10 19 (34.55%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (32.73%) Project Management
12 17 (30.91%) Eclipse
12 17 (30.91%) jQuery
12 17 (30.91%) MVC
12 17 (30.91%) Test Automation
12 17 (30.91%) Groovy
12 17 (30.91%) Rational Team Concert
13 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
14 14 (25.45%) Unix
15 12 (21.82%) Migration
15 12 (21.82%) Data Migration
15 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared

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 23 (41.82%) Tomcat
2 19 (34.55%) WebSphere
3 6 (10.91%) Mule
3 6 (10.91%) Mule ESB
3 6 (10.91%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Apache
6 2 (3.64%) Apache Solr
6 2 (3.64%) Confluence
6 2 (3.64%) CoreMedia CMS
6 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Fredhopper
1 2 (3.64%) Magento
1 2 (3.64%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (12.73%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.91%) Boomi
3 4 (7.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) HTTP
1 4 (7.27%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (47.27%) Relational Database
2 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.73%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.64%) Endeca
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 24 (43.64%) Git (software)
3 17 (30.91%) Eclipse
3 17 (30.91%) Rational Team Concert
4 9 (16.36%) SoapUI
5 8 (14.55%) Cucumber
5 8 (14.55%) Selenium
6 4 (7.27%) Maven
6 4 (7.27%) VersionOne
7 3 (5.45%) JBehave
7 3 (5.45%) JUnit
7 3 (5.45%) Subversion
7 3 (5.45%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.64%) gulp
8 2 (3.64%) Jasmine
8 2 (3.64%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
8 2 (3.64%) Zephyr
9 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
2 2 (3.64%) Games
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Developer
2 20 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 19 (34.55%) Senior Developer
4 17 (30.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (21.82%) Project Manager
6 10 (18.18%) Scrum Master
7 9 (16.36%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
8 7 (12.73%) Analyst
8 7 (12.73%) Test Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (9.09%) Integration Developer
10 5 (9.09%) QA Tester
10 5 (9.09%) Tester
11 4 (7.27%) QA Analyst
11 4 (7.27%) QA Test Analyst
12 3 (5.45%) Applications Manager
12 3 (5.45%) Applications Project Manager
12 3 (5.45%) Integration Engineer
12 3 (5.45%) Mobile Project Manager
12 3 (5.45%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.82%) Spring
2 21 (38.18%) Hibernate
2 21 (38.18%) Web Services
3 20 (36.36%) J2EE
4 17 (30.91%) jQuery
5 10 (18.18%) SOAP
5 10 (18.18%) XML
6 9 (16.36%) JSON
7 8 (14.55%) Middleware
7 8 (14.55%) Swagger
8 7 (12.73%) Apache Camel
9 6 (10.91%) RAML
9 6 (10.91%) RESTful
9 6 (10.91%) WireMock
9 6 (10.91%) WSDL
10 5 (9.09%) JSP
11 4 (7.27%) HTML
11 4 (7.27%) OAuth
11 4 (7.27%) React
11 4 (7.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.45%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.64%) User Experience
6 2 (3.64%) W3C
7 1 (1.82%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 26 (47.27%) Linux
2 14 (25.45%) Unix
3 4 (7.27%) Android
3 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.18%) Scrum
3 18 (32.73%) Project Management
4 17 (30.91%) MVC
4 17 (30.91%) Test Automation
5 12 (21.82%) Data Migration
5 12 (21.82%) Migration
5 12 (21.82%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (21.82%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 11 (20.00%) TDD
7 9 (16.36%) BDD
7 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
7 9 (16.36%) Time Management
8 8 (14.55%) Coaching
8 8 (14.55%) Mentoring
9 7 (12.73%) Agile Project Management
9 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (12.73%) DevOps
9 7 (12.73%) Kanban
10 6 (10.91%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) Java
2 29 (52.73%) SQL
3 17 (30.91%) Groovy
4 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.27%) XPath
4 4 (7.27%) XQuery
5 3 (5.45%) Java 8
5 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.64%) C#
6 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
1 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
2 7 (12.73%) GCP
3 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Puppet
1 7 (12.73%) Terraform
2 6 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.27%) CA Service Virtualization
4 2 (3.64%) Ansible
5 1 (1.82%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.82%) MOM
Vendors
1 27 (49.09%) Oracle
2 26 (47.27%) IBM
3 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.73%) Google
4 7 (12.73%) Talend
4 7 (12.73%) WSO2
5 6 (10.91%) Dell
5 6 (10.91%) MuleSoft
5 6 (10.91%) TIBCO
5 6 (10.91%) webMethods
6 4 (7.27%) CA
6 4 (7.27%) Green Hat
6 4 (7.27%) hybris
6 4 (7.27%) SnapLogic
7 2 (3.64%) Adobe
7 2 (3.64%) Blue Martini
7 2 (3.64%) Demandware
7 2 (3.64%) Elastic Path
7 2 (3.64%) Planview
7 2 (3.64%) SAP