Period
to 17 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 62 96
Rank change year-on-year +22 +34 +47
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 229 204 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.64% 4.25% 2.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.90% 17.80% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 165 163 141
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,324 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -11.11%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 884 1,146 1,373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 21.77% 23.89% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 748 938 1,188
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,175 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in West Yorkshire

JIRA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for JIRA in West Yorkshire

JIRA
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2020.

Salary histogram for JIRA in West Yorkshire

JIRA
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2020. 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
Leeds +12 190 £51,500 +14.44% 28
Bradford +11 10 £75,000 - 3
Hebden Bridge - 9 £50,000 - 3
Wakefield +8 4 £55,000 +83.33%
Batley 0 4 £36,250 +31.82%
Castleford - 3 £22,500 -
Halifax +12 2 £50,000 +11.11% 2
JIRA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 161 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (39.30%) DevOps
3 84 (36.68%) Scrum
4 80 (34.93%) Confluence
5 65 (28.38%) Test Automation
6 58 (25.33%) AWS
7 57 (24.89%) Finance
7 57 (24.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 53 (23.14%) Kanban
9 52 (22.71%) Python
10 49 (21.40%) Jenkins
11 48 (20.96%) Git (software)
12 47 (20.52%) TDD
12 47 (20.52%) Software Testing
13 46 (20.09%) Business Analysis
13 46 (20.09%) Functional Testing
14 45 (19.65%) Continuous Delivery
14 45 (19.65%) Windows
14 45 (19.65%) Java
15 43 (18.78%) Oracle
15 43 (18.78%) DNA
15 43 (18.78%) Selenium
15 43 (18.78%) Team Foundation Server
16 42 (18.34%) BDD
17 39 (17.03%) Cucumber
18 37 (16.16%) SQL Server
19 36 (15.72%) MySQL
20 35 (15.28%) C#
21 32 (13.97%) SQL
21 32 (13.97%) JMeter

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 80 (34.93%) Confluence
2 7 (3.06%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.75%) IIS
4 3 (1.31%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.31%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.87%) CMS
5 2 (0.87%) Mule
6 1 (0.44%) Apache
6 1 (0.44%) CICS
6 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (3.93%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.44%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) assyst
1 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 58 (25.33%) AWS
2 29 (12.66%) G Suite
2 29 (12.66%) Office 365
3 27 (11.79%) Azure
4 15 (6.55%) GCP
5 13 (5.68%) Amazon S3
5 13 (5.68%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (4.80%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (4.37%) Trello
8 9 (3.93%) IaaS
8 9 (3.93%) PaaS
9 8 (3.49%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (3.49%) Serverless
10 7 (3.06%) Amazon ECS
10 7 (3.06%) SaaS
11 6 (2.62%) Amazon Cognito
11 6 (2.62%) AWS CodeCommit
11 6 (2.62%) AWS CodeDeploy
11 6 (2.62%) AWS CodePipeline
11 6 (2.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.80%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.93%) RTP
3 7 (3.06%) DHCP
3 7 (3.06%) DNS
4 2 (0.87%) HTTP
4 2 (0.87%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 36 (15.72%) MySQL
3 18 (7.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (4.37%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (3.93%) DB2
5 9 (3.93%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.75%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (1.31%) Amazon Athena
8 3 (1.31%) Data Lake
8 3 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.31%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.31%) Pentaho
8 3 (1.31%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.31%) Snowflake Schema
9 2 (0.87%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (21.40%) Jenkins
2 48 (20.96%) Git (software)
3 43 (18.78%) Selenium
3 43 (18.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (17.03%) Cucumber
5 32 (13.97%) JMeter
5 32 (13.97%) Maven
6 30 (13.10%) LoadRunner
6 30 (13.10%) SoapUI
7 19 (8.30%) Subversion
8 12 (5.24%) JUnit
9 11 (4.80%) Bitbucket
10 10 (4.37%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (3.93%) IntelliJ
11 9 (3.93%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (3.49%) Android Studio
12 8 (3.49%) Ant
12 8 (3.49%) Eclipse
12 8 (3.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 7 (3.06%) SonarQube
General
1 57 (24.89%) Finance
2 15 (6.55%) Banking
3 10 (4.37%) Retail
4 8 (3.49%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.06%) Marketing
6 6 (2.62%) Public Sector
7 4 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.75%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 50 (21.83%) Analyst
2 44 (19.21%) Developer
3 31 (13.54%) Consultant
4 29 (12.66%) Senior Consultant
4 29 (12.66%) Senior Test Consultant
4 29 (12.66%) Test Analyst
4 29 (12.66%) Test Consultant
5 18 (7.86%) Business Analyst
6 17 (7.42%) Senior Analyst
7 16 (6.99%) Architect
8 15 (6.55%) Functional Consultant
8 15 (6.55%) Senior Functional Consultant
9 14 (6.11%) Release Manager
9 14 (6.11%) Test Leader
10 13 (5.68%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.37%) Junior
11 10 (4.37%) Junior Developer
11 10 (4.37%) Tester
12 9 (3.93%) C++ Software Engineer
13 8 (3.49%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.61%) HTML
1 22 (9.61%) Web Services
2 20 (8.73%) CSS
3 17 (7.42%) jQuery
4 15 (6.55%) JSON
4 15 (6.55%) Node.js
4 15 (6.55%) XML
5 14 (6.11%) .NET
6 13 (5.68%) Spring
6 13 (5.68%) Spring Boot
7 12 (5.24%) REST
8 11 (4.80%) Ajax
8 11 (4.80%) RESTful
9 10 (4.37%) CSS3
9 10 (4.37%) HTML5
10 9 (3.93%) Yocto
11 8 (3.49%) Dropwizard
11 8 (3.49%) JDOM
11 8 (3.49%) JPA
11 8 (3.49%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.30%) User Experience
2 15 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.93%) Device Driver
4 5 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.75%) Smartphone
5 4 (1.75%) Video\Live Streaming
6 3 (1.31%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.31%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.31%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.31%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.31%) Social Media
7 2 (0.87%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.87%) iSeries
7 2 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Wiki
8 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 45 (19.65%) Windows
2 31 (13.54%) Linux
3 13 (5.68%) Android
4 10 (4.37%) Unix
5 8 (3.49%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.49%) Windows 8
5 8 (3.49%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (39.30%) DevOps
3 84 (36.68%) Scrum
4 65 (28.38%) Test Automation
5 57 (24.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 53 (23.14%) Kanban
7 47 (20.52%) Software Testing
7 47 (20.52%) TDD
8 46 (20.09%) Business Analysis
8 46 (20.09%) Functional Testing
9 45 (19.65%) Continuous Delivery
10 43 (18.78%) DNA
11 42 (18.34%) BDD
12 31 (13.54%) DSDM
13 30 (13.10%) Test Management
14 29 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (12.23%) Waterfall
16 24 (10.48%) Microservices
17 22 (9.61%) Software Delivery
18 21 (9.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (22.71%) Python
2 45 (19.65%) Java
3 35 (15.28%) C#
4 32 (13.97%) SQL
5 31 (13.54%) JavaScript
6 13 (5.68%) PowerShell
7 12 (5.24%) PL/SQL
8 11 (4.80%) C++
8 11 (4.80%) Java 8
9 9 (3.93%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.49%) Perl
11 7 (3.06%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.62%) Go
13 3 (1.31%) PHP
13 3 (1.31%) Ruby
13 3 (1.31%) Scala
13 3 (1.31%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.31%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.31%) XAML
14 2 (0.87%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 12 (5.24%) ISEB
2 11 (4.80%) Degree
3 10 (4.37%) IIBA
4 8 (3.49%) RHCE
5 5 (2.18%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.75%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.87%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.87%) CAPM
7 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.87%) PMP
8 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.44%) MCITP
8 1 (0.44%) MCSE
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.61%) QA
2 3 (1.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (11.35%) Docker
2 8 (3.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (13.54%) Ansible
2 29 (12.66%) HP Quality Center
3 22 (9.61%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (6.99%) Kubernetes
5 14 (6.11%) Terraform
6 6 (2.62%) CA Service Virtualization
6 6 (2.62%) Mesos
7 3 (1.31%) Puppet
8 1 (0.44%) Grafana
8 1 (0.44%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.44%) Kibana
Vendors
1 43 (18.78%) Oracle
2 30 (13.10%) Google
2 30 (13.10%) HP
3 9 (3.93%) Atlassian
3 9 (3.93%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.06%) Splunk
5 6 (2.62%) CA
5 6 (2.62%) Citrix
6 5 (2.18%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.75%) IBM
8 3 (1.31%) Adobe
8 3 (1.31%) VMware
8 3 (1.31%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.87%) New Relic
9 2 (0.87%) Remedy
9 2 (0.87%) Unisys
10 1 (0.44%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.44%) Trend Micro