Period
to 1 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 126 80
Rank change year-on-year +49 -46 +17
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 74 202 291
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.84% 2.75% 3.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.54% 16.17% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 66 153 245
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,000 £60,750
England median annual salary £55,350 £54,199 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.12% +8.40% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 590 1,249 1,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.66% 16.99% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 532 1,030 1,564
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,250 £30,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,064 £61,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Yorkshire

JIRA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Yorkshire

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Yorkshire

JIRA
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 1 October 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
West Yorkshire -8 39 £45,000 +5.88% 14
North Yorkshire +90 20 £48,500 +14.12% 2
South Yorkshire +21 11 £30,500 -35.79% 3
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 55 (74.32%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (54.05%) Test Automation
3 35 (47.30%) Java
4 34 (45.95%) Jenkins
5 31 (41.89%) SQL
6 30 (40.54%) Configuration Management
6 30 (40.54%) Selenium
7 29 (39.19%) API Testing
8 26 (35.14%) Confluence
8 26 (35.14%) BDD
9 25 (33.78%) C#
10 24 (32.43%) TDD
11 23 (31.08%) Maven
11 23 (31.08%) WebDriver
12 20 (27.03%) Python
13 19 (25.68%) Test Scripting
13 19 (25.68%) SoapUI
14 18 (24.32%) Docker
15 17 (22.97%) SDET
16 16 (21.62%) Linux
17 14 (18.92%) Git (software)
17 14 (18.92%) AWS
17 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
18 13 (17.57%) Finance
18 13 (17.57%) Scrum
19 12 (16.22%) Puppet
19 12 (16.22%) DevOps
19 12 (16.22%) Ansible
20 11 (14.86%) Node.js
20 11 (14.86%) QA

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 26 (35.14%) Confluence
2 6 (8.11%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.70%) DNN
5 1 (1.35%) Apache
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.35%) nginx
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.92%) AWS
2 7 (9.46%) Azure
3 6 (8.11%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (8.11%) Serverless
4 5 (6.76%) Trello
5 4 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (4.05%) Amazon S3
6 3 (4.05%) GCP
6 3 (4.05%) GitHub
6 3 (4.05%) SaaS
6 3 (4.05%) Slack
7 2 (2.70%) PaaS
8 1 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.35%) Apigee
8 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.35%) IaaS
8 1 (1.35%) Office 365
8 1 (1.35%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.35%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) LAN
1 3 (4.05%) WAN
2 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.35%) Firewall
3 1 (1.35%) MPLS
3 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.35%) VoIP
3 1 (1.35%) VPN
3 1 (1.35%) Wireless
3 1 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) MySQL
1 7 (9.46%) NoSQL
2 6 (8.11%) MariaDB
3 5 (6.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.41%) Redis
5 3 (4.05%) HBase
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.35%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.35%) DB2
7 1 (1.35%) Informix
7 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (45.95%) Jenkins
2 30 (40.54%) Selenium
3 23 (31.08%) Maven
3 23 (31.08%) WebDriver
4 19 (25.68%) SoapUI
5 14 (18.92%) Git (software)
6 8 (10.81%) Bitbucket
7 6 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (8.11%) Postman
7 6 (8.11%) Vagrant
8 5 (6.76%) Cucumber
8 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (5.41%) JUnit
9 4 (5.41%) Ranorex
9 4 (5.41%) Subversion
9 4 (5.41%) TestNG
10 2 (2.70%) Appium
10 2 (2.70%) GitLab
10 2 (2.70%) Snyk
10 2 (2.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (17.57%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Retail
3 3 (4.05%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Games
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Developer
2 20 (27.03%) Test Engineer
3 17 (22.97%) Developer in Test
3 17 (22.97%) Software Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Development Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Software Development Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Software Test Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Test Development Engineer
5 12 (16.22%) Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Test Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Tester
7 6 (8.11%) Administrator
7 6 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.11%) QA Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.76%) Automation Tester
8 5 (6.76%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) Node.js
2 9 (12.16%) Gherkin
3 8 (10.81%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (9.46%) Kafka
4 7 (9.46%) Web Services
5 6 (8.11%) LAMP
5 6 (8.11%) REST
5 6 (8.11%) RESTful
5 6 (8.11%) YAML
6 5 (6.76%) JSON
6 5 (6.76%) SOAP
6 5 (6.76%) Spring
7 4 (5.41%) Behat
7 4 (5.41%) Hibernate
7 4 (5.41%) JPA
7 4 (5.41%) React
7 4 (5.41%) Spring Boot
8 3 (4.05%) HTML
8 3 (4.05%) JSON Schema
8 3 (4.05%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) NHS
3 3 (4.05%) User Experience
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (2.70%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.62%) Linux
2 6 (8.11%) CentOS
2 6 (8.11%) FreeBSD
2 6 (8.11%) FreeNAS
2 6 (8.11%) Ubuntu
2 6 (8.11%) Windows
3 5 (6.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.35%) Android
4 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (74.32%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (54.05%) Test Automation
3 30 (40.54%) Configuration Management
4 29 (39.19%) API Testing
5 26 (35.14%) BDD
6 24 (32.43%) TDD
7 19 (25.68%) Test Scripting
8 17 (22.97%) SDET
9 13 (17.57%) Scrum
10 12 (16.22%) DevOps
11 10 (13.51%) Microservices
12 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (9.46%) Regression Testing
14 6 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Management
14 6 (8.11%) Kanban
14 6 (8.11%) Test Strategy
15 5 (6.76%) Business Transformation
15 5 (6.76%) Fintech
15 5 (6.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.30%) Java
2 31 (41.89%) SQL
3 25 (33.78%) C#
4 20 (27.03%) Python
5 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
6 10 (13.51%) Bash Shell
7 7 (9.46%) PHP
8 6 (8.11%) Java 8
9 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.35%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.35%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.35%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) ISEB
2 4 (5.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) PMO
3 1 (1.35%) GDPR
3 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (24.32%) Docker
2 9 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.11%) KVM
4 2 (2.70%) vSphere
5 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (16.22%) Ansible
1 12 (16.22%) Puppet
2 10 (13.51%) Terraform
3 9 (12.16%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (10.81%) Kubernetes
5 6 (8.11%) Proxmox
6 2 (2.70%) HP Fortify
6 2 (2.70%) Nagios
6 2 (2.70%) Packer
6 2 (2.70%) WebInspect
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Atlassian
1 10 (13.51%) VMware
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) Percona
2 6 (8.11%) Red Hat
2 6 (8.11%) SaltStack
3 3 (4.05%) AppDynamics
3 3 (4.05%) Google
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle
4 2 (2.70%) NetApp
4 2 (2.70%) New Relic
4 2 (2.70%) Splunk
5 1 (1.35%) IBM
5 1 (1.35%) Remedy