Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 155 192
Rank change year-on-year +69 +37 +2
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 327 185 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.35% 1.80% 1.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.57% 11.63% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 256 153 125
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
10th Percentile £21,875 £21,050 £25,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,671 1,591 1,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.13% 15.49% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,337 1,370 1,495
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in the West Midlands

JIRA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for JIRA in the West Midlands

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for JIRA in the West Midlands

JIRA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. 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
Warwickshire +43 69 £30,000 -11.76% 6
Birmingham +10 65 £38,500 +1.32% 14
Coventry +12 61 £41,000 -13.68% 7
Shropshire +29 32 £47,500 +6.17% 2
Staffordshire +17 27 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Solihull 0 19 £37,500 +13.64% 3
Herefordshire +34 18 £37,500 - 1
Worcestershire +14 11 £32,500 +35.42% 3
Wolverhampton -12 8 £30,500 -
Halesowen - 6 £20,000 - 1
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 219 (66.97%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (36.39%) Confluence
3 96 (29.36%) JavaScript
4 92 (28.13%) C#
5 90 (27.52%) HTML
6 87 (26.61%) Java
7 86 (26.30%) AngularJS
8 77 (23.55%) SDLC
9 72 (22.02%) QA
10 66 (20.18%) .NET
11 62 (18.96%) SQL
11 62 (18.96%) Subversion
12 60 (18.35%) MySQL
12 60 (18.35%) PHP
12 60 (18.35%) TeamCity
12 60 (18.35%) Git (software)
13 54 (16.51%) NoSQL
14 53 (16.21%) Oracle
15 52 (15.90%) Security Cleared
16 51 (15.60%) Docker
17 48 (14.68%) MVC
18 46 (14.07%) Mobile App
19 44 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
19 44 (13.46%) Maven
20 43 (13.15%) Spring
20 43 (13.15%) Scrum
20 43 (13.15%) CSS
20 43 (13.15%) Ansible
21 42 (12.84%) Test Automation
22 41 (12.54%) Puppet

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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
1 119 (36.39%) Confluence
2 34 (10.40%) CMS
3 23 (7.03%) WordPress
4 21 (6.42%) Drupal
5 12 (3.67%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.06%) Apache
7 7 (2.14%) nginx
8 4 (1.22%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.22%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.92%) JBoss
9 3 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.61%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.31%) IIS
11 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (3.06%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.92%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.92%) CATIA
4 3 (0.92%) Doxygen
4 3 (0.92%) HipChat
4 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.92%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.31%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 21 (6.42%) Magento
2 20 (6.12%) Shopify
3 4 (1.22%) assyst
4 3 (0.92%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.17%) GitHub
2 22 (6.73%) Basecamp
3 19 (5.81%) SaaS
4 17 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (3.98%) AdWords
5 13 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.22%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.92%) Trello
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.31%) Office 365
8 1 (0.31%) Route 53
8 1 (0.31%) Serverless
8 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.75%) ATM
2 8 (2.45%) Firewall
3 7 (2.14%) HTTP
4 4 (1.22%) SMS
5 3 (0.92%) Internet
6 2 (0.61%) DNS
6 2 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (18.35%) MySQL
2 54 (16.51%) NoSQL
3 41 (12.54%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (8.56%) SQL Server
5 12 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.36%) Big Data
7 8 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.83%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.31%) Riak
Development Applications
1 62 (18.96%) Subversion
2 60 (18.35%) Git (software)
2 60 (18.35%) TeamCity
3 44 (13.46%) Maven
4 34 (10.40%) Selenium
5 32 (9.79%) Bitbucket
6 25 (7.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 18 (5.50%) Jenkins
8 16 (4.89%) Visual Studio
9 14 (4.28%) Cucumber
9 14 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (3.98%) Zephyr
11 9 (2.75%) Bugzilla
11 9 (2.75%) NuGet
12 8 (2.45%) CMake
12 8 (2.45%) Rational DOORS
12 8 (2.45%) WebDriver
13 6 (1.83%) Android Studio
13 6 (1.83%) JUnit
13 6 (1.83%) Xcode
General
1 30 (9.17%) Finance
2 15 (4.59%) Retail
3 12 (3.67%) Banking
4 10 (3.06%) Games
5 9 (2.75%) Marketing
6 5 (1.53%) Automotive
7 4 (1.22%) Advertising
7 4 (1.22%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.22%) Legal
8 3 (0.92%) Back Office
8 3 (0.92%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.61%) Electronics
9 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.61%) Publishing
10 1 (0.31%) Avionics
10 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 101 (30.89%) Developer
2 88 (26.91%) Analyst
3 35 (10.70%) Java Developer
4 32 (9.79%) Test Analyst
5 28 (8.56%) Software Engineer
6 26 (7.95%) Project Manager
7 24 (7.34%) Tester
8 23 (7.03%) Business Analyst
9 21 (6.42%) Junior
10 20 (6.12%) Graduate
10 20 (6.12%) Software Analyst
11 19 (5.81%) .NET Developer
11 19 (5.81%) C# Developer
11 19 (5.81%) Software Developer
12 17 (5.20%) Senior Developer
13 13 (3.98%) Digital Project Manager
13 13 (3.98%) QA Tester
14 12 (3.67%) Systems Analyst
15 10 (3.06%) Coordinator
15 10 (3.06%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (27.52%) HTML
2 86 (26.30%) AngularJS
3 66 (20.18%) .NET
4 43 (13.15%) CSS
4 43 (13.15%) Spring
5 41 (12.54%) Web Services
6 40 (12.23%) Hibernate
6 40 (12.23%) REST
7 33 (10.09%) RESTful
8 30 (9.17%) ASP.NET
9 25 (7.65%) SOAP
9 25 (7.65%) XML
10 24 (7.34%) jQuery
11 21 (6.42%) JSON
12 19 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (4.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (3.36%) HTML5
14 11 (3.36%) Node.js
14 11 (3.36%) OAuth
15 10 (3.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.07%) Mobile App
2 40 (12.23%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.81%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.06%) User Experience
6 6 (1.83%) Algorithms
7 3 (0.92%) BBC
7 3 (0.92%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (0.92%) Fintech
7 3 (0.92%) Online Games
8 2 (0.61%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.61%) Life Science
8 2 (0.61%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.61%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) Blog
9 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.31%) Clustering
9 1 (0.31%) EPoS
9 1 (0.31%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.81%) Linux
2 15 (4.59%) Apple iOS
3 14 (4.28%) Unix
4 13 (3.98%) Android
5 12 (3.67%) Windows
6 3 (0.92%) FreeRTOS
6 3 (0.92%) SafeRTOS
6 3 (0.92%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (66.97%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (23.55%) SDLC
3 48 (14.68%) MVC
4 44 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (13.15%) Scrum
6 42 (12.84%) Test Automation
7 41 (12.54%) Software Engineering
8 38 (11.62%) Project Management
9 36 (11.01%) Collaborative Working
10 28 (8.56%) E-Commerce
11 27 (8.26%) CRM
11 27 (8.26%) Test Scripting
11 27 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 27 (8.26%) Waterfall
12 26 (7.95%) OO
13 25 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (7.65%) Unit Testing
14 24 (7.34%) Software Testing
14 24 (7.34%) TDD
14 24 (7.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 96 (29.36%) JavaScript
2 92 (28.13%) C#
3 87 (26.61%) Java
4 62 (18.96%) SQL
5 60 (18.35%) PHP
6 22 (6.73%) C++
7 15 (4.59%) Python
8 14 (4.28%) VB.NET
9 9 (2.75%) C
10 8 (2.45%) Objective-C
11 7 (2.14%) Apple Swift
12 6 (1.83%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.53%) Perl
13 5 (1.53%) XPath
14 4 (1.22%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.22%) VB
15 3 (0.92%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.92%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.61%) Delphi
16 2 (0.61%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 52 (15.90%) Security Cleared
2 34 (10.40%) ISEB
3 33 (10.09%) Degree
4 27 (8.26%) ISTQB
5 10 (3.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (2.75%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.22%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (22.02%) QA
2 12 (3.67%) GDPR
3 8 (2.45%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.14%) SLA
5 3 (0.92%) IEC 62304
5 3 (0.92%) ISO 13485
5 3 (0.92%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.92%) MISRA
5 3 (0.92%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (15.60%) Docker
2 3 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.31%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 43 (13.15%) Ansible
2 41 (12.54%) Puppet
3 3 (0.92%) Terraform
4 2 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.31%) collectd
5 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.31%) Kibana
5 1 (0.31%) logstash
5 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.31%) StatsD
Vendors
1 53 (16.21%) Oracle
2 31 (9.48%) Microsoft
3 25 (7.65%) Google
4 21 (6.42%) Atlassian
5 13 (3.98%) SAP
6 8 (2.45%) Adobe
7 4 (1.22%) MKS
7 4 (1.22%) Remedy
7 4 (1.22%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.22%) Sun
7 4 (1.22%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.92%) VMware
9 2 (0.61%) BMC
9 2 (0.61%) Capita
9 2 (0.61%) CollabNet
9 2 (0.61%) IBM
9 2 (0.61%) Ivanti
9 2 (0.61%) Sage
9 2 (0.61%) Serena
9 2 (0.61%) TIBCO