Period
to 24 August 2019

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 24 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 67 121
Rank change year-on-year -11 +54 +22
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 155 234 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.47% 3.80% 2.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.45% 16.09% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 120 202 147
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -6.25%

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 942 1,454 1,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 21.08% 23.63% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 748 1,258 1,176
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 24 August 2019.

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 24 August 2019. 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 -13 125 £42,500 -5.56% 14
Halifax -2 10 £45,100 +6.12% 1
Bradford +23 5 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Wakefield +1 5 £29,000 -31.76%
Huddersfield +7 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Batley - 4 £30,000 -
Elland - 1 £50,000 -
JIRA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2019, 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.

1 122 (78.71%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (40.00%) Scrum
3 50 (32.26%) Kanban
4 45 (29.03%) BDD
5 43 (27.74%) Selenium
6 41 (26.45%) TDD
6 41 (26.45%) DevOps
7 40 (25.81%) Cucumber
8 38 (24.52%) Confluence
9 37 (23.87%) Test Automation
9 37 (23.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 36 (23.23%) Software Testing
10 36 (23.23%) SoapUI
11 34 (21.94%) Jenkins
11 34 (21.94%) API Testing
11 34 (21.94%) SQL
12 33 (21.29%) DSDM
12 33 (21.29%) Google
12 33 (21.29%) Test Management
13 32 (20.65%) Java
13 32 (20.65%) Finance
13 32 (20.65%) Office 365
14 30 (19.35%) Git (software)
15 29 (18.71%) Team Foundation Server
15 29 (18.71%) LoadRunner
15 29 (18.71%) JMeter
16 28 (18.06%) HP
16 28 (18.06%) G Suite
16 28 (18.06%) HP Quality Center
17 27 (17.42%) SOAP

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 38 (24.52%) Confluence
2 7 (4.52%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.23%) Apache
3 5 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.58%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.58%) nginx
5 3 (1.94%) JBoss
6 2 (1.29%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.29%) Mule
6 2 (1.29%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.29%) WordPress
7 1 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.65%) CMS
7 1 (0.65%) FileNet
7 1 (0.65%) IIS
7 1 (0.65%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 6 (3.87%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.58%) Chatbot
3 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.29%) Flinto
4 2 (1.29%) InVision
4 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.29%) Sketch
5 1 (0.65%) EngageOne
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 32 (20.65%) Office 365
2 28 (18.06%) G Suite
3 21 (13.55%) AWS
4 16 (10.32%) Slack
5 15 (9.68%) GitHub
6 11 (7.10%) Azure
7 5 (3.23%) SaaS
8 4 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.58%) GCP
8 4 (2.58%) Power Platform
9 3 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (1.29%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (1.29%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (1.29%) Google Analytics
10 2 (1.29%) Google App Engine
10 2 (1.29%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (1.29%) IaaS
10 2 (1.29%) PaaS
11 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.29%) DHCP
1 2 (1.29%) DNS
1 2 (1.29%) Network Security
1 2 (1.29%) SSH
1 2 (1.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.65%) DLNA
2 1 (0.65%) UPnP
2 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.68%) MySQL
2 6 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (3.87%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (2.58%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.58%) Power BI
5 2 (1.29%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (1.29%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (1.29%) BigQuery
5 2 (1.29%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.29%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.65%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.65%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.65%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.65%) Redis
6 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 43 (27.74%) Selenium
2 40 (25.81%) Cucumber
3 36 (23.23%) SoapUI
4 34 (21.94%) Jenkins
5 30 (19.35%) Git (software)
6 29 (18.71%) JMeter
6 29 (18.71%) LoadRunner
6 29 (18.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (10.97%) Maven
8 9 (5.81%) WebDriver
9 8 (5.16%) Bitbucket
9 8 (5.16%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (5.16%) Xcode
10 7 (4.52%) Mockito
11 6 (3.87%) TeamCity
12 5 (3.23%) Toad
13 4 (2.58%) Bugzilla
13 4 (2.58%) Gradle
13 4 (2.58%) Subversion
13 4 (2.58%) Zephyr
General
1 32 (20.65%) Finance
2 21 (13.55%) Retail
3 9 (5.81%) Banking
4 7 (4.52%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.29%) Billing
5 2 (1.29%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Automotive
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (27.74%) Analyst
1 43 (27.74%) Developer
2 30 (19.35%) Test Analyst
3 14 (9.03%) Tester
4 12 (7.74%) Business Analyst
4 12 (7.74%) Consultant
4 12 (7.74%) Java Developer
5 11 (7.10%) Functional Consultant
5 11 (7.10%) Senior Consultant
5 11 (7.10%) Senior Functional Consultant
5 11 (7.10%) Senior Test Consultant
5 11 (7.10%) Test Consultant
6 8 (5.16%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (4.52%) PHP Developer
7 7 (4.52%) Software Developer
7 7 (4.52%) Software Engineer
7 7 (4.52%) Test Engineer
8 5 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.42%) SOAP
2 24 (15.48%) REST
3 13 (8.39%) HTML
3 13 (8.39%) Spring
4 12 (7.74%) JSON
5 10 (6.45%) Symfony
5 10 (6.45%) Web Services
6 9 (5.81%) CSS
7 8 (5.16%) Laravel
8 6 (3.87%) HTML5
9 5 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.23%) Node.js
9 5 (3.23%) RESTful
9 5 (3.23%) Vue.js
10 4 (2.58%) .NET
10 4 (2.58%) Apache Camel
10 4 (2.58%) CSS3
10 4 (2.58%) OpenID
10 4 (2.58%) React
10 4 (2.58%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.61%) Mobile App
2 14 (9.03%) User Experience
3 7 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.29%) NHS
4 2 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.29%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.65%) Life Science
5 1 (0.65%) MPEG
5 1 (0.65%) PKI
5 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.65%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.39%) Apple iOS
2 11 (7.10%) Android
3 8 (5.16%) Windows
4 3 (1.94%) Linux
5 2 (1.29%) Unix
5 2 (1.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (78.71%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (40.00%) Scrum
3 50 (32.26%) Kanban
4 45 (29.03%) BDD
5 41 (26.45%) DevOps
5 41 (26.45%) TDD
6 37 (23.87%) Test Automation
6 37 (23.87%) User Acceptance Testing
7 36 (23.23%) Software Testing
8 34 (21.94%) API Testing
9 33 (21.29%) DSDM
9 33 (21.29%) Test Management
10 23 (14.84%) Business Analysis
10 23 (14.84%) Manual Testing
11 19 (12.26%) User Stories
12 17 (10.97%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (10.97%) DNA
12 17 (10.97%) Functional Testing
13 15 (9.68%) Integration Testing
14 13 (8.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.94%) SQL
2 32 (20.65%) Java
3 17 (10.97%) C#
3 17 (10.97%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.10%) PHP
5 9 (5.81%) PL/SQL
6 7 (4.52%) Apple Swift
6 7 (4.52%) PHP 7
6 7 (4.52%) Python
7 4 (2.58%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.94%) C++
9 2 (1.29%) Java 8
9 2 (1.29%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.65%) ES6
10 1 (0.65%) Perl
10 1 (0.65%) Ruby
10 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (10.97%) SC Cleared
1 17 (10.97%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.10%) Degree
2 11 (7.10%) ISEB
3 6 (3.87%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.23%) IIBA
5 3 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.29%) CAPM
6 2 (1.29%) MCITP
6 2 (1.29%) MCSE
6 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.29%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.29%) PMP
7 1 (0.65%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.81%) QA
2 2 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.94%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (18.06%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.58%) Ansible
2 4 (2.58%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.29%) CA Service Virtualization
4 2 (1.29%) Grafana
4 2 (1.29%) Kibana
4 2 (1.29%) Terraform
5 1 (0.65%) Nessus
Vendors
1 33 (21.29%) Google
2 28 (18.06%) HP
3 14 (9.03%) Oracle
4 11 (7.10%) Splunk
5 9 (5.81%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.52%) AppDynamics
7 6 (3.87%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.58%) ForgeRock
8 4 (2.58%) Freshdesk
8 4 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.58%) Tableau
8 4 (2.58%) Zoho
9 3 (1.94%) Adobe
10 2 (1.29%) CA
10 2 (1.29%) hybris
10 2 (1.29%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.65%) New Relic
11 1 (0.65%) OpenText
11 1 (0.65%) Trend Micro
11 1 (0.65%) Xamarin