Period
to 8 March 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 8 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > East of England
6 months to
8 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 56 44 76
Rank change year-on-year -12 +32 +10
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 124 333 327
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.17% 5.63% 3.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.75% 29.29% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 130 224 234
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,250 £78,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 570 1,137 1,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.15% 19.22% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 413 819 1,160
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £35,086 £35,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 8 March 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 8 March 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
Cambridgeshire -13 49 £55,000 +6.80% 12
Essex +30 38 £63,750 +34.21% 6
Hertfordshire -15 29 £62,500 +13.64% 8
Bedfordshire +17 10 £55,000 -29.03% 1
Suffolk +2 2 £55,000 +7.32% 4
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 8 March 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 92 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (40.32%) Test Automation
3 45 (36.29%) JavaScript
4 44 (35.48%) Git (software)
5 42 (33.87%) AWS
6 41 (33.06%) Confluence
7 39 (31.45%) Scrum
8 38 (30.65%) Linux
9 37 (29.84%) DevOps
10 35 (28.23%) SQL
11 34 (27.42%) Java
12 33 (26.61%) Python
13 31 (25.00%) RESTful
14 28 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
15 27 (21.77%) Web Services
16 25 (20.16%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (20.16%) SDLC
17 24 (19.35%) Jenkins
18 23 (18.55%) Selenium
19 19 (15.32%) Kanban
19 19 (15.32%) REST
19 19 (15.32%) React
20 18 (14.52%) BDD
20 18 (14.52%) Azure
20 18 (14.52%) TDD
21 17 (13.71%) Security Cleared
21 17 (13.71%) Atlassian
21 17 (13.71%) ITIL
21 17 (13.71%) Cucumber
22 16 (12.90%) Machine Learning

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 41 (33.06%) Confluence
2 8 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.42%) IBM Domino
3 3 (2.42%) MQSeries
3 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.61%) Apache
4 2 (1.61%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Fuse
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) nginx
5 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.61%) Figma
2 2 (1.61%) Gephi
2 2 (1.61%) InVision
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.81%) MadCap Flare
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.81%) Simulink
3 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.42%) Magento
1 3 (2.42%) NetSuite
1 3 (2.42%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 42 (33.87%) AWS
2 18 (14.52%) Azure
3 15 (12.10%) GitHub
4 13 (10.48%) SaaS
5 6 (4.84%) GCP
6 5 (4.03%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (2.42%) Amazon EKS
8 3 (2.42%) Boomi
8 3 (2.42%) IaaS
8 3 (2.42%) ServiceMax
9 2 (1.61%) Amazon ECS
9 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.61%) Serverless
9 2 (1.61%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.81%) Microsoft 365
10 1 (0.81%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.06%) HTTP
2 4 (3.23%) Firewall
2 4 (3.23%) SSL
3 2 (1.61%) DNS
3 2 (1.61%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.61%) Internet
3 2 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.61%) MPLS
3 2 (1.61%) MQTT
3 2 (1.61%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (1.61%) VPN
4 1 (0.81%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.29%) Relational Database
2 10 (8.06%) MySQL
3 7 (5.65%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.65%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.03%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.23%) DB2
6 3 (2.42%) DbVisualizer
6 3 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.61%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.61%) Big Data
7 2 (1.61%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (1.61%) GIS
7 2 (1.61%) Impala
7 2 (1.61%) JasperReports
7 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.61%) Redis
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 24 (19.35%) Jenkins
3 23 (18.55%) Selenium
4 17 (13.71%) Cucumber
5 15 (12.10%) Bitbucket
6 12 (9.68%) Maven
7 11 (8.87%) GitLab
8 9 (7.26%) TeamCity
9 8 (6.45%) Postman
10 7 (5.65%) Visual Studio
11 6 (4.84%) Bitbucket Server
11 6 (4.84%) Hudson
12 5 (4.03%) Pylint
12 5 (4.03%) Sourcetree
13 4 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (3.23%) JMeter
13 4 (3.23%) ReSharper
13 4 (3.23%) SpecFlow
14 3 (2.42%) Subversion
14 3 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (11.29%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) German Language
2 12 (9.68%) Public Sector
3 6 (4.84%) Retail
4 4 (3.23%) Dutch Language
4 4 (3.23%) French Language
4 4 (3.23%) Marketing
4 4 (3.23%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.61%) Advertising
6 2 (1.61%) Electronics
6 2 (1.61%) Games
6 2 (1.61%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.61%) Law
6 2 (1.61%) Legal
6 2 (1.61%) Publishing
7 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (33.06%) Developer
2 10 (8.06%) Software Developer
3 9 (7.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (7.26%) Test Engineer
4 8 (6.45%) C++ Developer
5 7 (5.65%) PHP Developer
6 6 (4.84%) Analyst
6 6 (4.84%) Java Developer
6 6 (4.84%) Support Engineer
6 6 (4.84%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (4.03%) Chief Technology Officer
7 5 (4.03%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (4.03%) Data Scientist
8 4 (3.23%) Developer in Test
8 4 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (3.23%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 4 (3.23%) Test Leader
9 3 (2.42%) Java Engineer
9 3 (2.42%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.00%) RESTful
2 27 (21.77%) Web Services
3 19 (15.32%) React
3 19 (15.32%) REST
4 15 (12.10%) SOAP
5 13 (10.48%) HTML
6 11 (8.87%) .NET
7 10 (8.06%) Elastic Stack
7 10 (8.06%) Node.js
7 10 (8.06%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (8.06%) Spring
8 9 (7.26%) CSS
8 9 (7.26%) Vue.js
9 8 (6.45%) JMS
9 8 (6.45%) JSON
9 8 (6.45%) Spring Boot
9 8 (6.45%) XML
10 7 (5.65%) Laravel
10 7 (5.65%) Redux
11 6 (4.84%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.29%) User Experience
3 8 (6.45%) Animation
3 8 (6.45%) BBC
3 8 (6.45%) STB
4 6 (4.84%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.03%) Life Science
6 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.61%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.61%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.61%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.61%) NHS
7 2 (1.61%) Online Games
7 2 (1.61%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 38 (30.65%) Linux
2 16 (12.90%) Windows
3 10 (8.06%) Unix
4 6 (4.84%) Android
4 6 (4.84%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.42%) VMS
7 2 (1.61%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.81%) CentOS
8 1 (0.81%) Debian
8 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.81%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (40.32%) Test Automation
3 39 (31.45%) Scrum
4 37 (29.84%) DevOps
5 28 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (20.16%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (20.16%) SDLC
7 19 (15.32%) Kanban
8 18 (14.52%) BDD
8 18 (14.52%) TDD
9 17 (13.71%) ITIL
10 16 (12.90%) Machine Learning
10 16 (12.90%) Performance Testing
10 16 (12.90%) Software Engineering
10 16 (12.90%) User Stories
11 14 (11.29%) Artificial Intelligence
11 14 (11.29%) Computer Science
11 14 (11.29%) Microservices
12 12 (9.68%) Web Development
13 11 (8.87%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.29%) JavaScript
2 35 (28.23%) SQL
3 34 (27.42%) Java
4 33 (26.61%) Python
5 15 (12.10%) C#
5 15 (12.10%) C++
6 11 (8.87%) PHP
7 10 (8.06%) Bash Shell
8 8 (6.45%) C
9 6 (4.84%) TypeScript
10 5 (4.03%) Perl
11 4 (3.23%) Go
12 3 (2.42%) Java 8
12 3 (2.42%) PHP 7
12 3 (2.42%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.42%) Ruby
13 2 (1.61%) R
13 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (13.71%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.10%) Degree
3 11 (8.87%) SC Cleared
4 10 (8.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (4.03%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.61%) CCNA
6 2 (1.61%) CEH
6 2 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.61%) CISSP
6 2 (1.61%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (1.61%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.61%) GIAC
6 2 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.61%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (1.61%) MCSE
6 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.61%) SANS
6 2 (1.61%) SSCP
7 1 (0.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.48%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) GDPR
3 1 (0.81%) NIST
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) PMO
3 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (12.10%) Docker
2 2 (1.61%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.61%) Xen
3 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (12.10%) Ansible
2 14 (11.29%) Terraform
3 13 (10.48%) Kibana
3 13 (10.48%) Kubernetes
4 4 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.23%) Puppet
5 2 (1.61%) Oozie
5 2 (1.61%) Salt
5 2 (1.61%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.81%) Istio
6 1 (0.81%) Nagios
6 1 (0.81%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 17 (13.71%) Atlassian
2 13 (10.48%) Oracle
3 11 (8.87%) IBM
4 9 (7.26%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.45%) AppDynamics
5 8 (6.45%) ServiceNow
6 7 (5.65%) Google
6 7 (5.65%) Zend
7 4 (3.23%) ANSYS
7 4 (3.23%) Bloomberg
7 4 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.42%) Dell
8 3 (2.42%) JD Edwards
8 3 (2.42%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.42%) VMware
8 3 (2.42%) Xerox
9 2 (1.61%) BT
9 2 (1.61%) New Relic
9 2 (1.61%) Splunk
10 1 (0.81%) Dynatrace