Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 75 112
Rank change year-on-year +5 +37 +44
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 176 251 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.68% 3.54% 2.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.12% 15.95% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 152 216 155
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,324 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 1,092 1,574 1,481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 22.86% 22.19% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 892 1,404 1,306
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,375
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 25 April 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 25 April 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 +2 155 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Halifax -3 10 £45,000 -
Bradford +21 5 £42,500 - 1
Batley - 5 £27,500 -
Huddersfield +2 2 £42,500 +21.43%
JIRA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 140 (79.55%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (47.16%) Scrum
3 62 (35.23%) Kanban
4 59 (33.52%) Confluence
5 58 (32.95%) Selenium
6 54 (30.68%) Java
7 52 (29.55%) TDD
7 52 (29.55%) BDD
8 51 (28.98%) Jenkins
9 49 (27.84%) Git (software)
10 47 (26.70%) Test Automation
11 44 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 43 (24.43%) Finance
13 42 (23.86%) GitHub
13 42 (23.86%) REST
14 39 (22.16%) SoapUI
14 39 (22.16%) Mentoring
15 37 (21.02%) API Testing
15 37 (21.02%) Cucumber
16 34 (19.32%) DevOps
16 34 (19.32%) User Acceptance Testing
17 32 (18.18%) Manual Testing
17 32 (18.18%) Mobile App
17 32 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
18 30 (17.05%) User Experience
18 30 (17.05%) Google
19 29 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
20 28 (15.91%) SQL
21 27 (15.34%) JMeter
21 27 (15.34%) Software Testing

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 59 (33.52%) Confluence
2 4 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.70%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.70%) Mule
3 3 (1.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.14%) Apache
5 1 (0.57%) FileNet
5 1 (0.57%) IIS
5 1 (0.57%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 8 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.98%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.84%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (1.14%) iWork
7 1 (0.57%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 42 (23.86%) GitHub
2 24 (13.64%) G Suite
2 24 (13.64%) Office 365
3 21 (11.93%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (11.93%) Slack
4 9 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (3.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (2.84%) SaaS
7 2 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.14%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.14%) BlazeMeter
7 2 (1.14%) Google App Engine
7 2 (1.14%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (1.14%) Sauce Labs
7 2 (1.14%) Yarn
8 1 (0.57%) npm
8 1 (0.57%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.27%) Internet
2 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.14%) FTP
3 2 (1.14%) LAN
3 2 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (1.14%) VoIP
3 2 (1.14%) WAN
3 2 (1.14%) WebEx
3 2 (1.14%) Wireless
4 1 (0.57%) DLNA
4 1 (0.57%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.41%) MySQL
2 5 (2.84%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.70%) Power BI
4 3 (1.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.70%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.14%) BigQuery
5 2 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.57%) Big Data
6 1 (0.57%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.57%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 58 (32.95%) Selenium
2 51 (28.98%) Jenkins
3 49 (27.84%) Git (software)
4 39 (22.16%) SoapUI
5 37 (21.02%) Cucumber
6 27 (15.34%) JMeter
7 26 (14.77%) LoadRunner
8 25 (14.20%) Maven
8 25 (14.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 24 (13.64%) WebDriver
10 20 (11.36%) Sonatype Nexus
11 16 (9.09%) Bitbucket
12 14 (7.95%) Xcode
13 7 (3.98%) JUnit
13 7 (3.98%) Subversion
14 5 (2.84%) SonarQube
14 5 (2.84%) Toad
14 5 (2.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 4 (2.27%) git-flow
15 4 (2.27%) Mockito
General
1 43 (24.43%) Finance
2 22 (12.50%) Retail
3 11 (6.25%) Banking
4 10 (5.68%) Marketing
5 3 (1.70%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (38.64%) Developer
2 49 (27.84%) Analyst
3 28 (15.91%) Test Analyst
4 22 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 17 (9.66%) Software Engineer
6 16 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 15 (8.52%) Business Analyst
7 15 (8.52%) Developer in Test
7 15 (8.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 15 (8.52%) Development Engineer
7 15 (8.52%) iOS Developer
7 15 (8.52%) Senior iOS Developer
7 15 (8.52%) Software Development Engineer
7 15 (8.52%) Software Test Engineer
7 15 (8.52%) Test Development Engineer
8 13 (7.39%) Tester
9 8 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (4.55%) Junior
9 8 (4.55%) Junior Developer
10 7 (3.98%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (23.86%) REST
2 24 (13.64%) Node.js
2 24 (13.64%) Web Services
3 23 (13.07%) SOAP
4 22 (12.50%) HTML
4 22 (12.50%) JSON
4 22 (12.50%) React
4 22 (12.50%) RESTful
5 20 (11.36%) CSS
6 10 (5.68%) CSS3
7 9 (5.11%) AngularJS
7 9 (5.11%) Spring
8 8 (4.55%) HTML5
8 8 (4.55%) jQuery
9 7 (3.98%) Sass
10 6 (3.41%) Vue.js
10 6 (3.41%) XML
11 5 (2.84%) .NET
11 5 (2.84%) Spring Boot
11 5 (2.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 30 (17.05%) User Experience
3 29 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.55%) Online Banking
5 4 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.70%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.14%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.57%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.57%) MPEG
8 1 (0.57%) NHS
8 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.57%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.57%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.23%) Apple iOS
2 8 (4.55%) Android
3 5 (2.84%) Windows
4 4 (2.27%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.70%) Linux
6 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.14%) Unix
6 2 (1.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (79.55%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (47.16%) Scrum
3 62 (35.23%) Kanban
4 52 (29.55%) BDD
4 52 (29.55%) TDD
5 47 (26.70%) Test Automation
6 39 (22.16%) Mentoring
7 37 (21.02%) API Testing
8 34 (19.32%) DevOps
8 34 (19.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 32 (18.18%) Manual Testing
9 32 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
10 27 (15.34%) Software Testing
11 24 (13.64%) DSDM
12 23 (13.07%) Test Management
12 23 (13.07%) User Stories
13 21 (11.93%) Integration Testing
14 20 (11.36%) Test Scripting
15 18 (10.23%) Configuration Management
16 17 (9.66%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 54 (30.68%) Java
2 44 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (15.91%) SQL
4 24 (13.64%) C#
5 15 (8.52%) Apple Swift
5 15 (8.52%) TypeScript
6 5 (2.84%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.84%) Python
7 4 (2.27%) Java 8
8 3 (1.70%) C++
8 3 (1.70%) ES6
9 2 (1.14%) Groovy
9 2 (1.14%) PHP
9 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.14%) Ruby
10 1 (0.57%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.57%) Perl
10 1 (0.57%) Scala
10 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (14.77%) SC Cleared
1 26 (14.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.98%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.27%) Degree
4 4 (2.27%) ISEB
5 3 (1.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.14%) IIBA
7 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.09%) QA
2 14 (7.95%) GDPR
3 5 (2.84%) WCAG
4 4 (2.27%) PMO
5 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (9.66%) Docker
2 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (7.95%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.27%) Terraform
4 3 (1.70%) Nessus
5 2 (1.14%) CA Service Virtualization
5 2 (1.14%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.14%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (1.14%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.57%) Grafana
6 1 (0.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 30 (17.05%) Google
2 22 (12.50%) HP
3 18 (10.23%) Splunk
4 17 (9.66%) AppDynamics
5 10 (5.68%) Oracle
6 8 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.27%) Adobe
8 2 (1.14%) Apple
8 2 (1.14%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.14%) CA
8 2 (1.14%) Cadence
8 2 (1.14%) Okta
8 2 (1.14%) Perfecto Mobile
8 2 (1.14%) VMware
9 1 (0.57%) OpenText
9 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.57%) Telerik
9 1 (0.57%) Xamarin