Period
to 2 December 2021

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

Atlassian JIRA
England > East of England
6 months to
2 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 68 57 43
Rank change year-on-year -11 -14 +16
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 221 87 393
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.90% 4.36% 5.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.74% 19.55% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 158 58 247
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,563 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,875 £75,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +6.80%

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 East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 769 445 1,339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.58% 22.29% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 416 360 954
10th Percentile £37,125 £32,500 £32,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.19% +2.73% +4.76%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in the East of England

JIRA
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JIRA in the East of England.

Salary trend for JIRA in the East of England

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in the East of England over the 6 months to 2 December 2021.

Salary histogram for JIRA in the East of England

JIRA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the East of England region over the 6 months to 2 December 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
Hertfordshire -34 81 £57,500 - 28
Cambridgeshire -32 53 £60,000 +9.09% 18
Essex +10 37 £55,250 -21.07% 9
Norfolk - 29 £47,500 - 2
Suffolk -5 17 £50,000 +8.11% 3
Bedfordshire -25 12 £50,000 -9.09% 4
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 142 (64.25%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (40.27%) Jenkins
3 67 (30.32%) Confluence
4 57 (25.79%) Java
5 54 (24.43%) Retail
6 53 (23.98%) Linux
6 53 (23.98%) Python
7 51 (23.08%) Scrum
7 51 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 50 (22.62%) DevOps
9 47 (21.27%) Software Engineering
10 45 (20.36%) Test Automation
10 45 (20.36%) Social Skills
11 39 (17.65%) GitLab
12 38 (17.19%) SDLC
13 35 (15.84%) Software Testing
14 34 (15.38%) Project Management
15 33 (14.93%) E-Commerce
15 33 (14.93%) PHP
16 32 (14.48%) MySQL
17 31 (14.03%) Marketing
18 30 (13.57%) QA
19 29 (13.12%) Continuous Improvement
20 28 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (12.22%) PHP 7
21 27 (12.22%) Clean Code
22 26 (11.76%) Front End Development
22 26 (11.76%) Computer Science
23 25 (11.31%) C++
23 25 (11.31%) Docker

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 67 (30.32%) Confluence
2 25 (11.31%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.62%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.71%) Jupyter
5 5 (2.26%) JBoss
5 5 (2.26%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.26%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.81%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.90%) Drupal
7 2 (0.90%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.45%) Apache
8 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.45%) CMS
8 1 (0.45%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (2.71%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.90%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.45%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.45%) Magento
1 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.45%) Shopify
1 1 (0.45%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.50%) AWS
2 16 (7.24%) GitHub
3 15 (6.79%) Azure
4 12 (5.43%) Serverless
4 12 (5.43%) Slack
5 10 (4.52%) GCP
6 9 (4.07%) SaaS
7 6 (2.71%) Microsoft 365
8 3 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.36%) Codefresh
8 3 (1.36%) Datadog
8 3 (1.36%) npm
8 3 (1.36%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.36%) Trello
9 2 (0.90%) BrowserStack
9 2 (0.90%) Google Workspace
9 2 (0.90%) PaaS
9 2 (0.90%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.45%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.07%) Broadband
1 9 (4.07%) Firewall
1 9 (4.07%) PBX
1 9 (4.07%) PSTN
1 9 (4.07%) TETRA
2 7 (3.17%) Internet
3 5 (2.26%) DNS
3 5 (2.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.36%) HTTP
4 3 (1.36%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.36%) LAN
4 3 (1.36%) SSH
5 1 (0.45%) NAS
5 1 (0.45%) VLAN
5 1 (0.45%) VPN
5 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.48%) MySQL
2 9 (4.07%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.81%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.36%) Metadata
4 3 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.90%) Big Data
5 2 (0.90%) DB2
6 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.45%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.45%) GIS
6 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.45%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 89 (40.27%) Jenkins
2 51 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 39 (17.65%) GitLab
4 23 (10.41%) Selenium
5 17 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 15 (6.79%) Bitbucket
6 15 (6.79%) TestRail
7 10 (4.52%) CMake
8 8 (3.62%) TeamCity
9 7 (3.17%) Maven
9 7 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (2.71%) Zephyr
11 4 (1.81%) Cypress.io
11 4 (1.81%) Postman
11 4 (1.81%) Serenity BDD
11 4 (1.81%) TestNG
11 4 (1.81%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.36%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.36%) gulp
12 3 (1.36%) PHPUnit
General
1 54 (24.43%) Retail
2 45 (20.36%) Social Skills
3 31 (14.03%) Marketing
4 20 (9.05%) Finance
5 19 (8.60%) Electronics
6 13 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (5.88%) Automotive
7 10 (4.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (3.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 6 (2.71%) German Language
9 6 (2.71%) Law
10 5 (2.26%) Financial Institution
10 5 (2.26%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.36%) Back Office
11 3 (1.36%) Banking
11 3 (1.36%) Games
11 3 (1.36%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (1.36%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.90%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.90%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 64 (28.96%) Developer
2 30 (13.57%) PHP Developer
3 19 (8.60%) Analyst
3 19 (8.60%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (8.14%) Project Manager
5 12 (5.43%) JIRA Specialist
5 12 (5.43%) Test Engineer
6 10 (4.52%) Tester
7 9 (4.07%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (4.07%) Junior
7 9 (4.07%) Product Owner
7 9 (4.07%) Software Developer
7 9 (4.07%) Software Engineer
8 8 (3.62%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (3.62%) Lead Developer
8 8 (3.62%) Python Software Engineer
8 8 (3.62%) Scrum Master
8 8 (3.62%) Software Manager
8 8 (3.62%) Software Project Manager
8 8 (3.62%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.31%) GraphQL
2 16 (7.24%) CSS
2 16 (7.24%) HTML
3 15 (6.79%) RESTful
4 14 (6.33%) NumPy
4 14 (6.33%) Web Services
5 11 (4.98%) React
5 11 (4.98%) Vue.js
6 10 (4.52%) WPF
7 9 (4.07%) AngularJS
7 9 (4.07%) pytest
8 8 (3.62%) HTML5
8 8 (3.62%) SciPy
9 7 (3.17%) CSS3
9 7 (3.17%) WinForms
10 6 (2.71%) Dask
10 6 (2.71%) Pandas
10 6 (2.71%) PyQt
10 6 (2.71%) Sphinx
10 6 (2.71%) Tkinter
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.33%) Algorithms
1 14 (6.33%) User Experience
2 12 (5.43%) Robotics
3 11 (4.98%) Life Science
4 10 (4.52%) Data Structures
5 9 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.71%) Animation
6 6 (2.71%) BBC
6 6 (2.71%) STB
7 5 (2.26%) Cloud Native
7 5 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.90%) NHS
8 2 (0.90%) Online Games
8 2 (0.90%) Social Media
8 2 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.45%) iPad
9 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (23.98%) Linux
2 15 (6.79%) Windows
3 13 (5.88%) Unix
4 6 (2.71%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.36%) Android
5 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.45%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (64.25%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (23.08%) Scrum
3 50 (22.62%) DevOps
4 47 (21.27%) Software Engineering
5 45 (20.36%) Test Automation
6 38 (17.19%) SDLC
7 35 (15.84%) Software Testing
8 34 (15.38%) Project Management
9 33 (14.93%) E-Commerce
10 29 (13.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (12.22%) Clean Code
13 26 (11.76%) Computer Science
13 26 (11.76%) Front End Development
14 23 (10.41%) TDD
15 22 (9.95%) Kanban
16 20 (9.05%) Full Stack Development
16 20 (9.05%) Manual Testing
17 19 (8.60%) Problem-Solving
18 17 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 57 (25.79%) Java
2 53 (23.98%) Python
3 33 (14.93%) PHP
4 27 (12.22%) PHP 7
5 25 (11.31%) C++
6 23 (10.41%) JavaScript
7 19 (8.60%) SQL
8 18 (8.14%) Bash Shell
9 17 (7.69%) C#
10 12 (5.43%) C
10 12 (5.43%) Ruby
11 11 (4.98%) Perl
12 9 (4.07%) MATLAB
13 8 (3.62%) Shell Script
14 7 (3.17%) Objective-C
15 5 (2.26%) C-shell
15 5 (2.26%) R
16 4 (1.81%) Groovy
17 2 (0.90%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.90%) Rust
Qualifications
1 21 (9.50%) Degree
2 16 (7.24%) Computer Science Degree
2 16 (7.24%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.98%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.81%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.36%) ISEB
6 3 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.36%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.36%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.90%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.57%) QA
2 7 (3.17%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.90%) PMO
4 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (11.31%) Docker
2 3 (1.36%) VirtualBox
2 3 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (6.79%) Kubernetes
2 14 (6.33%) Ansible
3 13 (5.88%) Grafana
4 12 (5.43%) Prometheus
5 11 (4.98%) Terraform
6 3 (1.36%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.45%) Nagios
7 1 (0.45%) Rancher
Vendors
1 15 (6.79%) Atlassian
2 13 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.43%) New Relic
3 12 (5.43%) PagerDuty
4 6 (2.71%) YouTube
5 5 (2.26%) IBM
5 5 (2.26%) ServiceNow
5 5 (2.26%) VMware
6 4 (1.81%) Oracle
6 4 (1.81%) Xero
7 3 (1.36%) Google
8 2 (0.90%) Black Duck
8 2 (0.90%) Facebook
8 2 (0.90%) FNZ
8 2 (0.90%) PTC
8 2 (0.90%) Symantec
8 2 (0.90%) Zend
9 1 (0.45%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.45%) Parasoft
9 1 (0.45%) Synology