Period
to 12 July 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 74 68
Rank change year-on-year +24 -6 +58
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 119 162 249
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.59% 3.56% 3.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.03% 16.04% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87 141 226
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,050 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £56,250 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +20.00%

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 594 1,010 1,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 22.92% 22.18% 23.12%
Number of salaries quoted 494 816 1,351
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £58,750 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.27% +3.53%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in West Yorkshire

JIRA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for JIRA in West Yorkshire

JIRA
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 12 July 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 12 July 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 +22 101 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Halifax +12 6 £55,000 +22.22%
Hebden Bridge - 2 £50,000 -
Wetherby - 2 £41,250 -
Wakefield +18 1 £32,500 +2.36%
JIRA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 July 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 83 (69.75%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (52.10%) Confluence
3 43 (36.13%) SQL
4 41 (34.45%) Scrum
5 40 (33.61%) DevOps
6 32 (26.89%) Kanban
7 31 (26.05%) Waterfall
8 30 (25.21%) Test Automation
9 27 (22.69%) Java
9 27 (22.69%) Python
10 26 (21.85%) Jenkins
11 24 (20.17%) Docker
11 24 (20.17%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (19.33%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (18.49%) Selenium
13 22 (18.49%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (17.65%) Configuration Management
14 21 (17.65%) MySQL
14 21 (17.65%) Linux
15 20 (16.81%) Windows
15 20 (16.81%) TDD
15 20 (16.81%) Software Engineering
16 19 (15.97%) Ansible
17 18 (15.13%) Windows Server
17 18 (15.13%) QA
17 18 (15.13%) Git (software)
17 18 (15.13%) C#
17 18 (15.13%) Finance
18 17 (14.29%) PHP
19 16 (13.45%) BDD

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 62 (52.10%) Confluence
2 11 (9.24%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.20%) CICS
4 3 (2.52%) CMS
4 3 (2.52%) IBM Domino
4 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.68%) Apache
5 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Fuse
6 1 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.72%) assyst
2 5 (4.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.08%) Trello
2 10 (8.40%) AWS
3 7 (5.88%) Azure
4 5 (4.20%) Office 365
5 4 (3.36%) G Suite
6 3 (2.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.52%) GCP
6 3 (2.52%) SaaS
6 3 (2.52%) Slack
7 2 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.68%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (1.68%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.68%) Amazon SageMaker
7 2 (1.68%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.68%) Serverless
8 1 (0.84%) Amazon GuardDuty
8 1 (0.84%) IaaS
8 1 (0.84%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.84%) PaaS
8 1 (0.84%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) Asterisk PBX
1 4 (3.36%) PBX
1 4 (3.36%) SMPP
1 4 (3.36%) SMS
1 4 (3.36%) SSL
2 2 (1.68%) RTP
2 2 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.84%) Firewall
3 1 (0.84%) HTTP
3 1 (0.84%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.65%) MySQL
2 11 (9.24%) MariaDB
3 10 (8.40%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.52%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.68%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (1.68%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (1.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.68%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.68%) HBase
7 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.68%) Pentaho
7 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.68%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (0.84%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.84%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 26 (21.85%) Jenkins
2 22 (18.49%) Selenium
3 18 (15.13%) Git (software)
4 15 (12.61%) Bitbucket
4 15 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (10.08%) Maven
6 11 (9.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (9.24%) WebDriver
7 9 (7.56%) Cucumber
7 9 (7.56%) Ranorex
8 8 (6.72%) SoapUI
9 7 (5.88%) Vagrant
10 6 (5.04%) JMeter
11 4 (3.36%) IBM UrbanCode
11 4 (3.36%) LoadRunner
12 3 (2.52%) GitLab
13 2 (1.68%) Charles Proxy
13 2 (1.68%) JUnit
13 2 (1.68%) Robot Framework
13 2 (1.68%) Snyk
General
1 18 (15.13%) Finance
2 16 (13.45%) Banking
3 13 (10.92%) Retail
4 7 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.36%) Marketing
5 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.68%) Games
7 1 (0.84%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 22 (18.49%) Software Engineer
2 17 (14.29%) Analyst
3 14 (11.76%) Developer
4 12 (10.08%) Administrator
5 11 (9.24%) Linux Administrator
5 11 (9.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 11 (9.24%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (7.56%) QA Analyst
6 9 (7.56%) Test Engineer
7 8 (6.72%) Support Specialist
8 7 (5.88%) Automation Tester
8 7 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Tester
9 6 (5.04%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.20%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.20%) Scrum Master
10 5 (4.20%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.36%) Development Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Quality Analyst
11 4 (3.36%) Senior Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.92%) LAMP
2 11 (9.24%) React
2 11 (9.24%) XML
2 11 (9.24%) YAML
3 9 (7.56%) Web Services
4 7 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (5.88%) REST
5 6 (5.04%) Kafka
6 5 (4.20%) RESTful
6 5 (4.20%) SOAP
7 4 (3.36%) GraphQL
7 4 (3.36%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (3.36%) Redux
7 4 (3.36%) Spring
7 4 (3.36%) Spring Boot
8 3 (2.52%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.52%) CSS
8 3 (2.52%) Gherkin
8 3 (2.52%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.33%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.61%) Mainframe
3 11 (9.24%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.20%) iSeries
4 5 (4.20%) User Experience
5 2 (1.68%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.68%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.68%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.84%) NHS
6 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.65%) Linux
2 20 (16.81%) Windows
3 18 (15.13%) Windows Server
4 12 (10.08%) Ubuntu
5 11 (9.24%) CentOS
5 11 (9.24%) FreeBSD
5 11 (9.24%) FreeNAS
6 4 (3.36%) Debian
6 4 (3.36%) zOS
7 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (69.75%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (34.45%) Scrum
3 40 (33.61%) DevOps
4 32 (26.89%) Kanban
5 31 (26.05%) Waterfall
6 30 (25.21%) Test Automation
7 24 (20.17%) Problem-Solving
8 22 (18.49%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (17.65%) Configuration Management
10 20 (16.81%) Software Engineering
10 20 (16.81%) TDD
11 16 (13.45%) BDD
11 16 (13.45%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (11.76%) ITIL
12 14 (11.76%) SDLC
13 13 (10.92%) Software Testing
14 11 (9.24%) E-Commerce
14 11 (9.24%) Infrastructure Management
15 10 (8.40%) Decision-Making
15 10 (8.40%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 43 (36.13%) SQL
2 27 (22.69%) Java
2 27 (22.69%) Python
3 18 (15.13%) C#
4 17 (14.29%) PHP
5 13 (10.92%) Bash Shell
6 10 (8.40%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.20%) COBOL
7 5 (4.20%) Java 8
8 4 (3.36%) Groovy
8 4 (3.36%) JCL
8 4 (3.36%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.36%) REXX
9 3 (2.52%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.52%) Scala
10 2 (1.68%) C++
10 2 (1.68%) Ruby
10 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (8.40%) ISEB
2 9 (7.56%) Degree
2 9 (7.56%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.36%) MCP
4 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.68%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.84%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.13%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.84%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.84%) NCSC
System Software
1 24 (20.17%) Docker
2 11 (9.24%) KVM
2 11 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (15.97%) Ansible
2 12 (10.08%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (9.24%) Proxmox
4 10 (8.40%) Puppet
5 8 (6.72%) Kubernetes
6 5 (4.20%) ZABBIX
7 4 (3.36%) CA Service Virtualization
7 4 (3.36%) Grafana
7 4 (3.36%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (3.36%) Terraform
8 2 (1.68%) HP Fortify
8 2 (1.68%) Packer
8 2 (1.68%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (11.76%) Atlassian
1 14 (11.76%) IBM
2 13 (10.92%) Unisys
2 13 (10.92%) VMware
3 12 (10.08%) Red Hat
4 11 (9.24%) Percona
4 11 (9.24%) SaltStack
5 10 (8.40%) Oracle
6 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.88%) Google
8 4 (3.36%) CA
8 4 (3.36%) HP
8 4 (3.36%) New Relic
9 1 (0.84%) Remedy
9 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.84%) Sitecore