Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 62 56 81
Rank change year-on-year -6 +25 +27
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 332 206 497
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 4.92% 4.62% 3.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.23% 21.91% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 288 188 453
10th Percentile £38,675 £48,375 £41,050
25th Percentile £51,250 £56,250 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.87% +0.77% +13.04%
75th Percentile £92,500 £78,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £104,875 £95,375 £93,750
London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +4.17%

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 Central London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,429 940 2,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 21.17% 21.06% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,299 825 2,060
10th Percentile £46,000 £46,750 £42,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £91,375
London median annual salary £70,000 £68,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.19% +5.38% +4.00%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Central London

JIRA
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for JIRA in Central London

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Central London over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Central London

JIRA
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Central London region over the 6 months to 20 September 2021. 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
City of London +15 295 £72,500 +7.41% 68
West End of London -9 10 £52,500 -19.23%
City of Westminster -14 5 £37,500 -31.82%
Kensington and Chelsea +3 4 £63,750 +15.91%
Southwark +2 1 - - 1
JIRA
London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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 Central London region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 194 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (46.99%) Finance
3 151 (45.48%) SQL
4 147 (44.28%) Confluence
5 142 (42.77%) Azure
6 130 (39.16%) DevOps
7 112 (33.73%) QA
8 108 (32.53%) Python
9 106 (31.93%) C#
10 96 (28.92%) Social Skills
11 95 (28.61%) Test Automation
12 88 (26.51%) SQL Server
13 87 (26.20%) AWS
14 83 (25.00%) Java
15 78 (23.49%) Git (software)
16 76 (22.89%) Docker
17 72 (21.69%) Scrum
18 69 (20.78%) Degree
19 63 (18.98%) Serverless
20 61 (18.37%) Kubernetes
20 61 (18.37%) .NET
21 60 (18.07%) SDLC
22 59 (17.77%) Software Engineering
23 55 (16.57%) Banking
23 55 (16.57%) Oracle
24 54 (16.27%) JavaScript
24 54 (16.27%) NoSQL
24 54 (16.27%) Jenkins
25 50 (15.06%) Microservices
26 48 (14.46%) Relational Database

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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
1 147 (44.28%) Confluence
2 17 (5.12%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.61%) Apache Spark
4 11 (3.31%) IIS
5 8 (2.41%) Apache
6 7 (2.11%) Drupal
7 6 (1.81%) WordPress
8 4 (1.20%) Apache Airflow
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.60%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.30%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.30%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.30%) JBoss
11 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (9.34%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (8.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.31%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.60%) InVision
4 2 (0.60%) Sketch
5 1 (0.30%) Figma
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.30%) Mingle
5 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.90%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) FINCAD Analytics
3 1 (0.30%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.30%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.30%) Salerio
3 1 (0.30%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 142 (42.77%) Azure
2 87 (26.20%) AWS
3 63 (18.98%) Serverless
4 46 (13.86%) GCP
5 24 (7.23%) AWS Lambda
6 21 (6.33%) Power Platform
7 18 (5.42%) Microsoft 365
8 15 (4.52%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (4.22%) SaaS
10 13 (3.92%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (3.92%) AWS Step Functions
11 12 (3.61%) Slack
12 11 (3.31%) Lucidchart
12 11 (3.31%) PaaS
13 10 (3.01%) IaaS
14 8 (2.41%) Amazon S3
15 7 (2.11%) Power Automate
15 7 (2.11%) Veeva
16 6 (1.81%) Google Analytics
16 6 (1.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.01%) FTP
2 3 (0.90%) DNS
3 2 (0.60%) 3GPP
3 2 (0.60%) 4G
3 2 (0.60%) 5G
3 2 (0.60%) ASN.1
3 2 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (0.60%) DHCP
3 2 (0.60%) LAN
3 2 (0.60%) LTE
3 2 (0.60%) MPLS
3 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.60%) WAN
4 1 (0.30%) Network Security
4 1 (0.30%) Telnet
4 1 (0.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (26.51%) SQL Server
2 54 (16.27%) NoSQL
3 48 (14.46%) Relational Database
4 41 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (11.45%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (10.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 26 (7.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (7.53%) MongoDB
9 20 (6.02%) Amazon RDS
10 19 (5.72%) Big Data
10 19 (5.72%) Tableau
11 18 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (5.12%) Data Lake
13 16 (4.82%) Power BI
14 15 (4.52%) Amazon Redshift
15 10 (3.01%) Amazon Athena
15 10 (3.01%) Hadoop
16 9 (2.71%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (2.71%) Oracle Database
17 7 (2.11%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 78 (23.49%) Git (software)
2 54 (16.27%) Jenkins
3 45 (13.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 34 (10.24%) SonarQube
5 32 (9.64%) Bitbucket
6 22 (6.63%) Selenium
7 21 (6.33%) Cucumber
8 16 (4.82%) Postman
8 16 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (3.61%) Maven
10 11 (3.31%) Sonatype Nexus
11 9 (2.71%) JMeter
11 9 (2.71%) SpecFlow
11 9 (2.71%) TeamCity
12 8 (2.41%) GitLab
12 8 (2.41%) Visual Studio
12 8 (2.41%) WebDriver
13 7 (2.11%) Gradle
13 7 (2.11%) IntelliJ
13 7 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 156 (46.99%) Finance
2 96 (28.92%) Social Skills
3 55 (16.57%) Banking
4 35 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (8.43%) Investment Banking
5 28 (8.43%) Presentation Skills
6 25 (7.53%) Influencing Skills
7 12 (3.61%) Advertising
8 7 (2.11%) Retail
9 6 (1.81%) Private Banking
10 5 (1.51%) Law
10 5 (1.51%) Publishing
11 4 (1.20%) Back Office
11 4 (1.20%) Games
11 4 (1.20%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.90%) Front Office
12 3 (0.90%) Legal
12 3 (0.90%) Public Sector
13 2 (0.60%) Marketing
13 2 (0.60%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 80 (24.10%) Developer
2 49 (14.76%) Analyst
3 34 (10.24%) Technical Leader
4 27 (8.13%) Data Analyst
5 25 (7.53%) Project Manager
6 24 (7.23%) .NET Developer
6 24 (7.23%) QA Engineer
7 23 (6.93%) ETL Analyst
7 23 (6.93%) Senior Developer
7 23 (6.93%) SQL Analyst
7 23 (6.93%) SQL Data Analyst
7 23 (6.93%) SSIS Analyst
8 19 (5.72%) C# Developer
8 19 (5.72%) DevOps Engineer
9 17 (5.12%) Agile Project Manager
9 17 (5.12%) AWS Engineer
10 15 (4.52%) Automation Engineer
10 15 (4.52%) QA Automation Engineer
11 14 (4.22%) Senior C# Developer
11 14 (4.22%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (18.37%) .NET
2 46 (13.86%) React
3 44 (13.25%) Node.js
4 36 (10.84%) ASP.NET
5 31 (9.34%) AngularJS
6 30 (9.04%) Web Services
7 29 (8.73%) REST
8 27 (8.13%) JSON
8 27 (8.13%) OAuth
8 27 (8.13%) OAuth2
8 27 (8.13%) OpenID
9 26 (7.83%) jQuery
10 24 (7.23%) SOAP
10 24 (7.23%) Vue.js
11 23 (6.93%) HTML
12 22 (6.63%) RESTful
13 20 (6.02%) .NET Framework
13 20 (6.02%) WinForms
14 19 (5.72%) WCF
15 18 (5.42%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.05%) Equities
2 19 (5.72%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.01%) User Experience
5 9 (2.71%) Derivative
5 9 (2.71%) Fixed Income
5 9 (2.71%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.41%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.41%) Legacy Systems
6 8 (2.41%) Reference Data
7 7 (2.11%) CMDB
7 7 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.81%) Life Science
8 6 (1.81%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.51%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.90%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.90%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.90%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 42 (12.65%) Windows
2 29 (8.73%) Linux
3 20 (6.02%) Unix
4 10 (3.01%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.11%) Android
6 6 (1.81%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.51%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (39.16%) DevOps
3 95 (28.61%) Test Automation
4 72 (21.69%) Scrum
5 60 (18.07%) SDLC
6 59 (17.77%) Software Engineering
7 50 (15.06%) Microservices
8 44 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 41 (12.35%) Analytics
10 39 (11.75%) Full Stack Development
11 38 (11.45%) Code Coverage
12 36 (10.84%) ETL
12 36 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
13 35 (10.54%) Technical Leadership
14 33 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (9.64%) Data Privacy
15 32 (9.64%) Event-Driven
15 32 (9.64%) Event-Driven Architecture
15 32 (9.64%) Process Management
15 32 (9.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 151 (45.48%) SQL
2 108 (32.53%) Python
3 106 (31.93%) C#
4 83 (25.00%) Java
5 54 (16.27%) JavaScript
6 38 (11.45%) C++
7 18 (5.42%) VB
8 15 (4.52%) VBA
9 14 (4.22%) PowerShell
10 10 (3.01%) C
11 9 (2.71%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.11%) PHP
13 5 (1.51%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.20%) Go
14 4 (1.20%) Java 8
15 3 (0.90%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.90%) Groovy
15 3 (0.90%) R
15 3 (0.90%) Scala
15 3 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 69 (20.78%) Degree
2 31 (9.34%) Master's Degree
3 8 (2.41%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.20%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.20%) ISEB
4 4 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.20%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.30%) CSPO
7 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.30%) MCSE
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.30%) OCP
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (33.73%) QA
2 27 (8.13%) GDPR
3 4 (1.20%) PMO
4 3 (0.90%) SLA
5 1 (0.30%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 76 (22.89%) Docker
2 13 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.60%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.60%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.30%) Varnish
4 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 61 (18.37%) Kubernetes
2 25 (7.53%) Ansible
3 23 (6.93%) Terraform
4 8 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (1.81%) ITRS Geneos
6 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (0.90%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (0.90%) Grafana
7 3 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.60%) Consul
8 2 (0.60%) Packer
8 2 (0.60%) Puppet
8 2 (0.60%) QRadar
9 1 (0.30%) Ambari
9 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 55 (16.57%) Oracle
2 39 (11.75%) Microsoft
3 36 (10.84%) Atlassian
4 19 (5.72%) Fidessa
5 15 (4.52%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (3.92%) Google
7 8 (2.41%) ServiceNow
8 7 (2.11%) Sun
8 7 (2.11%) Talend
9 6 (1.81%) Bloomberg
9 6 (1.81%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.51%) Sage
11 4 (1.20%) Cisco
11 4 (1.20%) Concur
11 4 (1.20%) HP
11 4 (1.20%) VMware
11 4 (1.20%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.90%) Databricks
12 3 (0.90%) IBM
12 3 (0.90%) Solace