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

Atlassian JIRA
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 168 217
Rank change year-on-year +65 +49 -15
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 269 151 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.77% 1.53% 1.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.98% 9.32% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 196 127 109
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £21,875 £24,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 1,496 1,621 1,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.40% 16.38% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,141 1,408 1,456
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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
Birmingham +6 57 £42,500 - 14
Coventry +20 53 £36,000 -32.08% 11
Warwickshire +40 49 £27,500 -32.60% 7
Staffordshire +6 29 £37,500 -11.76% 14
Solihull +29 26 £37,500 +13.64% 3
Shropshire +28 26 £55,000 +35.41% 4
Worcestershire +30 10 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Herefordshire - 6 £37,500 - 2
Halesowen - 4 £20,000 - 4
Wolverhampton -25 1 £26,500 - 1
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 184 (68.40%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (39.41%) Confluence
3 83 (30.86%) Java
4 80 (29.74%) JavaScript
5 77 (28.62%) C#
6 68 (25.28%) HTML
6 68 (25.28%) Subversion
7 65 (24.16%) AngularJS
8 60 (22.30%) Git (software)
9 59 (21.93%) SDLC
10 58 (21.56%) SQL
11 56 (20.82%) .NET
12 55 (20.45%) QA
13 45 (16.73%) Ansible
14 44 (16.36%) Scrum
15 43 (15.99%) TeamCity
16 42 (15.61%) MySQL
17 39 (14.50%) Jenkins
18 38 (14.13%) Bitbucket
18 38 (14.13%) Maven
19 37 (13.75%) Oracle
19 37 (13.75%) MVC
19 37 (13.75%) Docker
19 37 (13.75%) REST
20 36 (13.38%) NoSQL
20 36 (13.38%) Security Cleared
20 36 (13.38%) CSS
21 34 (12.64%) Software Engineering
21 34 (12.64%) TDD
21 34 (12.64%) Spring

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
1 106 (39.41%) Confluence
2 21 (7.81%) CMS
3 20 (7.43%) Apache
3 20 (7.43%) WordPress
4 18 (6.69%) Drupal
4 18 (6.69%) nginx
5 16 (5.95%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.35%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.49%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.12%) JBoss
8 3 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.74%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.74%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.74%) IIS
10 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (3.72%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.12%) HipChat
3 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.74%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.74%) CATIA
4 2 (0.74%) Doxygen
4 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.74%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 18 (6.69%) Magento
2 17 (6.32%) Shopify
3 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.74%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.06%) Basecamp
2 13 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.83%) SaaS
3 12 (4.46%) GitHub
4 10 (3.72%) AdWords
4 10 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.86%) Trello
6 4 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.49%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.49%) Google Analytics
6 4 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.12%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.37%) Route 53
8 1 (0.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.83%) DNS
1 13 (4.83%) SSL
2 5 (1.86%) Firewall
3 4 (1.49%) SMS
4 2 (0.74%) ATM
4 2 (0.74%) HTTP
5 1 (0.37%) CTI
5 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.37%) Internet
5 1 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.61%) MySQL
2 36 (13.38%) NoSQL
3 28 (10.41%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (10.41%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.86%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.86%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.74%) Power BI
7 2 (0.74%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (0.74%) QlikView
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.37%) Big Data
8 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 68 (25.28%) Subversion
2 60 (22.30%) Git (software)
3 43 (15.99%) TeamCity
4 39 (14.50%) Jenkins
5 38 (14.13%) Bitbucket
5 38 (14.13%) Maven
6 27 (10.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (9.29%) Selenium
8 18 (6.69%) Visual Studio
9 17 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (4.83%) GoCD
10 13 (4.83%) Vagrant
11 10 (3.72%) Cucumber
12 9 (3.35%) Zephyr
13 8 (2.97%) Bugzilla
14 6 (2.23%) WebDriver
15 5 (1.86%) CMake
15 5 (1.86%) Rational DOORS
15 5 (1.86%) Visual Studio Team System
16 4 (1.49%) PROIV
General
1 30 (11.15%) Finance
2 16 (5.95%) Retail
3 13 (4.83%) Legal
4 10 (3.72%) Automotive
5 9 (3.35%) Games
6 5 (1.86%) Advertising
7 4 (1.49%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.49%) German Language
8 3 (1.12%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.12%) Marketing
9 2 (0.74%) Back Office
9 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.37%) Avionics
10 1 (0.37%) Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Electronics
10 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (31.60%) Developer
2 61 (22.68%) Analyst
3 28 (10.41%) Java Developer
4 27 (10.04%) Software Developer
5 26 (9.67%) Test Analyst
6 23 (8.55%) Business Analyst
7 22 (8.18%) Project Manager
7 22 (8.18%) Senior Developer
8 20 (7.43%) .NET Developer
9 19 (7.06%) Software Analyst
10 17 (6.32%) Software Engineer
11 16 (5.95%) Junior
12 14 (5.20%) Graduate
13 12 (4.46%) C# Developer
14 11 (4.09%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (4.09%) Digital Project Manager
14 11 (4.09%) Tester
15 9 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
15 9 (3.35%) Senior Software Developer
16 8 (2.97%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (25.28%) HTML
2 65 (24.16%) AngularJS
3 56 (20.82%) .NET
4 37 (13.75%) REST
5 36 (13.38%) CSS
6 34 (12.64%) Spring
7 31 (11.52%) ASP.NET
7 31 (11.52%) Web Services
8 29 (10.78%) Hibernate
9 22 (8.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (8.18%) RESTful
10 20 (7.43%) jQuery
11 14 (5.20%) SOAP
12 13 (4.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (4.46%) JSON
14 9 (3.35%) HTML5
14 9 (3.35%) Kendo UI
14 9 (3.35%) Node.js
14 9 (3.35%) XML
15 8 (2.97%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.90%) Mobile App
2 31 (11.52%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.83%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.97%) User Experience
5 7 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.60%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.12%) Online Games
7 2 (0.74%) BBC
7 2 (0.74%) Fintech
7 2 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.74%) Life Science
7 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.37%) EPoS
8 1 (0.37%) Infotainment
8 1 (0.37%) IVR
8 1 (0.37%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.37%) Robotics
8 1 (0.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.41%) Linux
2 17 (6.32%) Windows
3 13 (4.83%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.35%) Unix
5 5 (1.86%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.12%) Android
8 2 (0.74%) FreeRTOS
8 2 (0.74%) SafeRTOS
8 2 (0.74%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (68.40%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (21.93%) SDLC
3 44 (16.36%) Scrum
4 37 (13.75%) MVC
5 34 (12.64%) Software Engineering
5 34 (12.64%) TDD
6 31 (11.52%) Project Management
6 31 (11.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (11.15%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (10.41%) Collaborative Working
8 28 (10.41%) Web Development
9 27 (10.04%) Kanban
10 26 (9.67%) Test Automation
11 25 (9.29%) Waterfall
12 24 (8.92%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (7.81%) DevOps
14 20 (7.43%) Test Scripting
15 17 (6.32%) E-Commerce
15 17 (6.32%) Software Testing
16 16 (5.95%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 83 (30.86%) Java
2 80 (29.74%) JavaScript
3 77 (28.62%) C#
4 58 (21.56%) SQL
5 31 (11.52%) PHP
6 23 (8.55%) Python
7 19 (7.06%) Perl
8 16 (5.95%) Bash Shell
8 16 (5.95%) Ruby
9 14 (5.20%) C++
10 13 (4.83%) PowerShell
11 11 (4.09%) T-SQL
12 10 (3.72%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.60%) VB
14 6 (2.23%) C
15 5 (1.86%) Delphi
15 5 (1.86%) Fortran
16 4 (1.49%) MATLAB
16 4 (1.49%) Progress 4GL
16 4 (1.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (13.38%) Security Cleared
2 31 (11.52%) ISEB
3 26 (9.67%) ISTQB
4 22 (8.18%) Degree
5 7 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (1.86%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (20.45%) QA
2 9 (3.35%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.86%) SLA
4 2 (0.74%) IEC 62304
4 2 (0.74%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.74%) MISRA
4 2 (0.74%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.37%) GDPR
5 1 (0.37%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 37 (13.75%) Docker
2 2 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 45 (16.73%) Ansible
2 30 (11.15%) Puppet
3 14 (5.20%) Terraform
4 4 (1.49%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.37%) collectd
7 1 (0.37%) Kibana
7 1 (0.37%) logstash
7 1 (0.37%) StatsD
Vendors
1 37 (13.75%) Oracle
2 34 (12.64%) Atlassian
3 28 (10.41%) Microsoft
4 19 (7.06%) Google
5 9 (3.35%) SAP
6 7 (2.60%) Adobe
7 4 (1.49%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.49%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.49%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.12%) MKS
9 2 (0.74%) Sage
9 2 (0.74%) Tableau
9 2 (0.74%) VMware
10 1 (0.37%) Cognos
10 1 (0.37%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.37%) HP
10 1 (0.37%) Ivanti
10 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.37%) Twitter
10 1 (0.37%) webMethods