Period
to 27 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 27 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 48 71 87
Rank change year-on-year +23 +16 +29
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 307 148 367
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 5.21% 4.00% 3.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.52% 18.88% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 269 133 332
10th Percentile £42,350 £47,750 £41,375
25th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £53,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +18.18%
75th Percentile £95,000 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £98,750 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +13.04%

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,305 784 1,759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.15% 21.18% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,196 697 1,552
10th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £43,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,500 £93,625
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in the City of London

JIRA
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JIRA in the City of London.

Salary trend for JIRA in the City of London

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 September 2021.

Salary histogram for JIRA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 188 (61.24%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (49.19%) Finance
3 143 (46.58%) Confluence
4 137 (44.63%) SQL
5 129 (42.02%) Azure
6 121 (39.41%) DevOps
7 105 (34.20%) C#
8 103 (33.55%) QA
9 99 (32.25%) Python
10 92 (29.97%) Social Skills
11 88 (28.66%) Test Automation
12 85 (27.69%) AWS
13 83 (27.04%) SQL Server
14 79 (25.73%) Docker
15 73 (23.78%) Java
16 70 (22.80%) Git (software)
17 68 (22.15%) Scrum
18 66 (21.50%) Degree
19 64 (20.85%) Kubernetes
20 61 (19.87%) Serverless
21 58 (18.89%) .NET
22 57 (18.57%) SDLC
23 54 (17.59%) Software Engineering
24 52 (16.94%) JavaScript
24 52 (16.94%) Microservices
24 52 (16.94%) Jenkins
25 50 (16.29%) GCP
25 50 (16.29%) Oracle
26 49 (15.96%) Relational Database
26 49 (15.96%) NoSQL

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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
1 143 (46.58%) Confluence
2 12 (3.91%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.26%) Apache Spark
3 10 (3.26%) IIS
4 7 (2.28%) Apache
5 6 (1.95%) Drupal
6 5 (1.63%) WordPress
7 3 (0.98%) Apache Airflow
7 3 (0.98%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.65%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.33%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.33%) JBoss
9 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (8.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (8.14%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (3.58%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) Figma
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.33%) Mingle
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Distributed Ledger
1 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.98%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.33%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.33%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.33%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 129 (42.02%) Azure
2 85 (27.69%) AWS
3 61 (19.87%) Serverless
4 50 (16.29%) GCP
5 21 (6.84%) AWS Lambda
5 21 (6.84%) Power Platform
6 14 (4.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (3.91%) AWS Step Functions
9 11 (3.58%) Lucidchart
10 9 (2.93%) Microsoft 365
11 7 (2.28%) PaaS
12 6 (1.95%) Amazon S3
12 6 (1.95%) GitHub
12 6 (1.95%) SaaS
12 6 (1.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (1.63%) Power Automate
13 5 (1.63%) PowerApps
13 5 (1.63%) Slack
13 5 (1.63%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.26%) FTP
2 2 (0.65%) 3GPP
2 2 (0.65%) 4G
2 2 (0.65%) 5G
2 2 (0.65%) ASN.1
2 2 (0.65%) Firewall
2 2 (0.65%) LTE
2 2 (0.65%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.33%) DNS
3 1 (0.33%) Network Security
3 1 (0.33%) SAN
3 1 (0.33%) Telnet
3 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (27.04%) SQL Server
2 49 (15.96%) NoSQL
2 49 (15.96%) Relational Database
3 43 (14.01%) Data Warehouse
4 39 (12.70%) PostgreSQL
5 36 (11.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 26 (8.47%) MongoDB
7 25 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (6.19%) Tableau
9 18 (5.86%) Amazon RDS
9 18 (5.86%) Data Lake
10 16 (5.21%) Power BI
11 15 (4.89%) Amazon Redshift
12 12 (3.91%) Big Data
13 10 (3.26%) Amazon Athena
14 9 (2.93%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (2.93%) Hadoop
15 7 (2.28%) Yellowfin
16 6 (1.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 70 (22.80%) Git (software)
2 52 (16.94%) Jenkins
3 39 (12.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 35 (11.40%) SonarQube
5 24 (7.82%) Bitbucket
5 24 (7.82%) Selenium
6 22 (7.17%) Cucumber
7 17 (5.54%) Postman
8 15 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (3.58%) TeamCity
10 10 (3.26%) SpecFlow
11 9 (2.93%) JMeter
12 8 (2.61%) GitLab
12 8 (2.61%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (2.61%) Visual Studio
12 8 (2.61%) WebDriver
13 7 (2.28%) IntelliJ
13 7 (2.28%) Visual Studio Team System
14 6 (1.95%) Maven
14 6 (1.95%) NUnit
General
1 151 (49.19%) Finance
2 92 (29.97%) Social Skills
3 48 (15.64%) Banking
4 29 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (9.12%) Presentation Skills
6 27 (8.79%) Investment Banking
7 26 (8.47%) Influencing Skills
8 12 (3.91%) Advertising
9 6 (1.95%) Legal
10 5 (1.63%) Retail
11 4 (1.30%) Back Office
11 4 (1.30%) Law
11 4 (1.30%) Publishing
12 3 (0.98%) Billing
12 3 (0.98%) Front Office
12 3 (0.98%) Games
13 2 (0.65%) Documentation Skills
13 2 (0.65%) Marketing
13 2 (0.65%) Organisational Skills
13 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (23.45%) Developer
2 53 (17.26%) Analyst
3 34 (11.07%) Technical Leader
4 27 (8.79%) Data Analyst
5 24 (7.82%) .NET Developer
6 23 (7.49%) ETL Analyst
6 23 (7.49%) SQL Analyst
6 23 (7.49%) SQL Data Analyst
6 23 (7.49%) SSIS Analyst
7 22 (7.17%) Project Manager
7 22 (7.17%) QA Engineer
8 21 (6.84%) Senior Developer
9 19 (6.19%) C# Developer
10 18 (5.86%) AWS Engineer
11 17 (5.54%) Agile Project Manager
12 15 (4.89%) Automation Engineer
12 15 (4.89%) QA Automation Engineer
13 14 (4.56%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (4.56%) Senior C# Developer
13 14 (4.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (18.89%) .NET
2 44 (14.33%) React
3 41 (13.36%) Node.js
4 37 (12.05%) ASP.NET
5 30 (9.77%) Web Services
6 28 (9.12%) AngularJS
7 27 (8.79%) JSON
7 27 (8.79%) REST
8 26 (8.47%) OAuth
8 26 (8.47%) OAuth2
8 26 (8.47%) OpenID
9 25 (8.14%) jQuery
10 24 (7.82%) Vue.js
11 23 (7.49%) SOAP
12 21 (6.84%) .NET Framework
12 21 (6.84%) WinForms
13 20 (6.51%) RESTful
13 20 (6.51%) WCF
14 19 (6.19%) LINQ
15 18 (5.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.03%) Equities
2 17 (5.54%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (3.58%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.61%) Data Structures
4 8 (2.61%) Derivative
4 8 (2.61%) Fixed Income
4 8 (2.61%) Legacy Systems
4 8 (2.61%) Reference Data
4 8 (2.61%) User Experience
5 7 (2.28%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.28%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.63%) Cloud Native
7 5 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.63%) Life Science
7 5 (1.63%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.98%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.98%) Online Games
8 3 (0.98%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.65%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 35 (11.40%) Windows
2 25 (8.14%) Linux
3 14 (4.56%) Unix
4 6 (1.95%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.63%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.98%) Android
6 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (61.24%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (39.41%) DevOps
3 88 (28.66%) Test Automation
4 68 (22.15%) Scrum
5 57 (18.57%) SDLC
6 54 (17.59%) Software Engineering
7 52 (16.94%) Microservices
8 40 (13.03%) Analytics
9 37 (12.05%) ETL
9 37 (12.05%) Full Stack Development
10 35 (11.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (11.40%) Technical Leadership
11 33 (10.75%) Code Coverage
11 33 (10.75%) Data Privacy
11 33 (10.75%) Event-Driven
11 33 (10.75%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 33 (10.75%) Process Management
11 33 (10.75%) UML
12 29 (9.45%) Matrix Organization
12 29 (9.45%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 137 (44.63%) SQL
2 105 (34.20%) C#
3 99 (32.25%) Python
4 73 (23.78%) Java
5 52 (16.94%) JavaScript
6 39 (12.70%) C++
7 19 (6.19%) VB
8 15 (4.89%) VBA
9 11 (3.58%) C
10 9 (2.93%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.95%) PHP
11 6 (1.95%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.30%) Go
13 3 (0.98%) Groovy
13 3 (0.98%) Java 8
13 3 (0.98%) VBScript
14 2 (0.65%) Perl
14 2 (0.65%) R
14 2 (0.65%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 66 (21.50%) Degree
2 32 (10.42%) Master's Degree
3 8 (2.61%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.30%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.30%) ISEB
4 4 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.33%) CBAP
6 1 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.33%) CSPO
6 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.33%) MCSE
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.33%) OCP
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (33.55%) QA
2 31 (10.10%) GDPR
3 4 (1.30%) PMO
4 3 (0.98%) SLA
5 1 (0.33%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 79 (25.73%) Docker
2 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.65%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.33%) Varnish
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 64 (20.85%) Kubernetes
2 25 (8.14%) Terraform
3 18 (5.86%) Ansible
4 8 (2.61%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.30%) Grafana
6 3 (0.98%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.65%) Consul
7 2 (0.65%) Packer
7 2 (0.65%) Puppet
8 1 (0.33%) Kibana
8 1 (0.33%) Nagios
8 1 (0.33%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 50 (16.29%) Oracle
2 39 (12.70%) Microsoft
3 34 (11.07%) Atlassian
4 18 (5.86%) Fidessa
5 17 (5.54%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (4.23%) Google
7 7 (2.28%) Sun
7 7 (2.28%) Talend
8 6 (1.95%) Bloomberg
9 5 (1.63%) Sage
9 5 (1.63%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.30%) Concur
10 4 (1.30%) HP
10 4 (1.30%) Workday
10 4 (1.30%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.98%) Databricks
11 3 (0.98%) Solace
12 2 (0.65%) Murex
12 2 (0.65%) SAP
12 2 (0.65%) Veracode