Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 42 30
Rank change year-on-year +4 -12 +22
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 27 48 66
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Watford 5.99% 5.39% 6.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 46.55% 33.80% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 45 64
Median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +44.44% -10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,250 £65,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% +5.56%

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 58 142 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 12.86% 15.96% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 42 111 246
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% +8.25%
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,500 £70,000 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +16.67%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Watford

JIRA
Salary Trend in Watford

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Watford.

Salary trend for JIRA in Watford

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Watford

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Watford over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) Java
3 14 (51.85%) Confluence
3 14 (51.85%) DevOps
4 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (44.44%) Scrum
5 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
5 11 (40.74%) HTML
5 11 (40.74%) CSS
5 11 (40.74%) hybris
5 11 (40.74%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 10 (37.04%) Front End Development
6 10 (37.04%) Vue.js
6 10 (37.04%) SQL
6 10 (37.04%) Oracle
7 9 (33.33%) Retail
7 9 (33.33%) Node.js
7 9 (33.33%) Bitbucket
7 9 (33.33%) Grunt
8 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
8 8 (29.63%) React
8 8 (29.63%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
9 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
9 7 (25.93%) WebSphere
9 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
10 6 (22.22%) Sass
10 6 (22.22%) JSTL
10 6 (22.22%) QA
10 6 (22.22%) Magento

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 (51.85%) Confluence
2 7 (25.93%) WebSphere
3 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
4 3 (11.11%) Apache
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 5 (18.52%) Sketch
3 1 (3.70%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Magento
2 4 (14.81%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) GitHub
2 2 (7.41%) AWS
2 2 (7.41%) CloudBees
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Akamai
3 1 (3.70%) Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Heroku
3 1 (3.70%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 9 (33.33%) Grunt
2 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.81%) Jasmine
3 4 (14.81%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (14.81%) ProC
3 4 (14.81%) SonarQube
3 4 (14.81%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (11.11%) gulp
5 2 (7.41%) Artifactory
5 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
5 2 (7.41%) Maven
5 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (7.41%) Zephyr
6 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.70%) REST Assured
6 1 (3.70%) Selenium
6 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (11.11%) HTML Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (11.11%) QA Tester
6 3 (11.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Data Migration Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Junior
7 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) CSS
1 11 (40.74%) HTML
2 10 (37.04%) Vue.js
3 9 (33.33%) Node.js
4 8 (29.63%) React
5 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
6 6 (22.22%) JSP
6 6 (22.22%) JSTL
6 6 (22.22%) Sass
6 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (14.81%) XHTML
8 2 (7.41%) .NET
8 2 (7.41%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
9 1 (3.70%) Kendo UI
9 1 (3.70%) Middleware
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle ADF
9 1 (3.70%) RESTful
9 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) W3C
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) DevOps
3 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (44.44%) Scrum
4 11 (40.74%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 10 (37.04%) Front End Development
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
7 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
8 6 (22.22%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
8 6 (22.22%) SDLC
8 6 (22.22%) Sprint Planning
8 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Wireframes
9 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (14.81%) Operations Management
10 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
10 4 (14.81%) Project Management
10 4 (14.81%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.11%) C
5 3 (11.11%) TypeScript
6 2 (7.41%) Groovy
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) MOM
2 2 (7.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) hybris
2 10 (37.04%) Oracle
3 6 (22.22%) IBM
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) Atlassian
6 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
7 2 (7.41%) AppDynamics
7 2 (7.41%) Splunk
8 1 (3.70%) ATG