Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 57 121
Rank change year-on-year +11 +64 -16
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 364 477 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.19% 4.32% 2.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.38% 23.77% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 219 354 264
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.64% -12.86%
10th Percentile £29,600 £36,075 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - -

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 1,380 2,007 2,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.67% 18.17% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1,583 2,082
East of England median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -5.26% +4.17%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 +21 139 £47,500 +5.56% 37
Hertfordshire +36 130 £42,500 -5.56% 17
Suffolk -3 34 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Essex +11 28 £60,000 +41.18% 7
Bedfordshire -28 26 £52,500 -4.55% 2
Norfolk +4 7 £40,000 - 5
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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.

1 245 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (40.66%) SQL
3 129 (35.44%) Scrum
4 124 (34.07%) Test Automation
5 118 (32.42%) C#
6 96 (26.37%) Git (software)
7 95 (26.10%) JavaScript
8 87 (23.90%) BDD
8 87 (23.90%) Jenkins
9 86 (23.63%) Linux
10 82 (22.53%) .NET
10 82 (22.53%) Degree
11 79 (21.70%) Problem-Solving
12 78 (21.43%) Python
13 77 (21.15%) Java
14 73 (20.05%) Software Engineering
15 72 (19.78%) Kanban
16 69 (18.96%) SQL Server
17 68 (18.68%) QA
18 64 (17.58%) Windows
18 64 (17.58%) DevOps
19 63 (17.31%) Confluence
20 62 (17.03%) TDD
21 61 (16.76%) Visual Studio
21 61 (16.76%) Azure
22 58 (15.93%) User Stories
22 58 (15.93%) AngularJS
23 57 (15.66%) Selenium
24 54 (14.84%) Android
24 54 (14.84%) CSS

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 63 (17.31%) Confluence
2 23 (6.32%) Apache Spark
3 14 (3.85%) Apache
3 14 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 11 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (2.47%) JBoss
6 8 (2.20%) CMS
7 7 (1.92%) NServiceBus
7 7 (1.92%) OpenStack
7 7 (1.92%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.92%) WordPress
8 5 (1.37%) nginx
9 4 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.10%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.55%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.55%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 34 (9.34%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (4.67%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.10%) Gliffy
4 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.55%) HipChat
5 2 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.27%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 20 (5.49%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (2.20%) Magento
3 6 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.55%) Fredhopper
4 2 (0.55%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.55%) Shopify
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 61 (16.76%) Azure
2 53 (14.56%) AWS
3 20 (5.49%) GitHub
4 17 (4.67%) GCP
4 17 (4.67%) SaaS
5 10 (2.75%) Office 365
6 8 (2.20%) Azure Data Factory
6 8 (2.20%) Power Platform
7 7 (1.92%) BrowserStack
7 7 (1.92%) OpenShift
7 7 (1.92%) PaaS
8 5 (1.37%) Sauce Labs
9 4 (1.10%) Serverless
9 4 (1.10%) Slack
10 3 (0.82%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.55%) Algolia
11 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.55%) Trello
12 1 (0.27%) Asana
12 1 (0.27%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.22%) Firewall
2 13 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.92%) HTTPS
4 6 (1.65%) HTTP
4 6 (1.65%) Internet
4 6 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.10%) DHCP
5 4 (1.10%) DNS
6 3 (0.82%) ICMP
6 3 (0.82%) SNMP
6 3 (0.82%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.55%) Intranet
7 2 (0.55%) Wireless
8 1 (0.27%) BGP
8 1 (0.27%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.27%) MPLS
8 1 (0.27%) OSPF
8 1 (0.27%) TETRA
8 1 (0.27%) VLAN
8 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (18.96%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.97%) Big Data
3 28 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 17 (4.67%) RDBMS
5 16 (4.40%) Apache Hive
5 16 (4.40%) Impala
6 15 (4.12%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.57%) Geospatial Data
7 13 (3.57%) GIS
8 11 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (2.75%) MySQL
10 9 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.47%) JasperReports
11 8 (2.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.20%) Power BI
12 7 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.37%) QlikView
13 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
14 4 (1.10%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 96 (26.37%) Git (software)
2 87 (23.90%) Jenkins
3 61 (16.76%) Visual Studio
4 57 (15.66%) Selenium
5 41 (11.26%) Cucumber
6 38 (10.44%) SoapUI
7 35 (9.62%) JUnit
7 35 (9.62%) Maven
8 33 (9.07%) Bitbucket
8 33 (9.07%) TeamCity
9 31 (8.52%) Appium
10 26 (7.14%) git-flow
11 25 (6.87%) Zephyr
12 23 (6.32%) eggPlant
13 21 (5.77%) Sonatype Nexus
14 20 (5.49%) JMeter
15 15 (4.12%) Bitbucket Server
15 15 (4.12%) WebDriver
16 13 (3.57%) FishEye
16 13 (3.57%) Hudson
General
1 32 (8.79%) Retail
2 23 (6.32%) Finance
3 15 (4.12%) Games
4 9 (2.47%) Marketing
5 8 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.92%) Legal
7 6 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.37%) Electronics
8 5 (1.37%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.55%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Local Government
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 122 (33.52%) Developer
2 72 (19.78%) Analyst
3 52 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 41 (11.26%) Test Analyst
5 35 (9.62%) C# Developer
6 29 (7.97%) .NET Developer
7 25 (6.87%) QA Engineer
8 23 (6.32%) Data Analyst
8 23 (6.32%) Software Engineer
8 23 (6.32%) Tester
9 21 (5.77%) QA Analyst
9 21 (5.77%) QA Test Analyst
9 21 (5.77%) QA Tester
10 20 (5.49%) Data Migration Analyst
10 20 (5.49%) Data Migration Tester
10 20 (5.49%) Migration Analyst
10 20 (5.49%) QA Test Engineer
11 19 (5.22%) Quality Engineer
12 18 (4.95%) Consultant
13 17 (4.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (22.53%) .NET
2 58 (15.93%) AngularJS
3 54 (14.84%) CSS
4 48 (13.19%) ASP.NET
5 46 (12.64%) HTML
6 39 (10.71%) Web Services
7 38 (10.44%) JSON
7 38 (10.44%) REST
8 37 (10.16%) React
9 35 (9.62%) Kafka
10 29 (7.97%) .NET Framework
11 28 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
12 27 (7.42%) WPF
13 24 (6.59%) RESTful
14 21 (5.77%) SOAP
15 19 (5.22%) Spring
16 17 (4.67%) OpenGL
17 16 (4.40%) Node.js
18 15 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (4.12%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.97%) Mobile App
3 23 (6.32%) User Experience
4 21 (5.77%) Animation
4 21 (5.77%) Photography
5 15 (4.12%) Analytical Mindset
5 15 (4.12%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (3.85%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 13 (3.57%) Client/Server
8 12 (3.30%) Renewable Energy
9 11 (3.02%) Algorithms
9 11 (3.02%) Data Structures
9 11 (3.02%) Virtual Team
10 10 (2.75%) Linux Command Line
11 9 (2.47%) CCTV
11 9 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (2.47%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.37%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.55%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 86 (23.63%) Linux
2 64 (17.58%) Windows
3 54 (14.84%) Android
4 38 (10.44%) Apple iOS
5 20 (5.49%) Windows Server
6 11 (3.02%) Windows 10
6 11 (3.02%) Windows 7
6 11 (3.02%) Windows 8
7 10 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.20%) Mac OS
9 7 (1.92%) Unix
10 6 (1.65%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.55%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.27%) CentOS
12 1 (0.27%) Debian
12 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (35.44%) Scrum
3 124 (34.07%) Test Automation
4 87 (23.90%) BDD
5 79 (21.70%) Problem-Solving
6 73 (20.05%) Software Engineering
7 72 (19.78%) Kanban
8 64 (17.58%) DevOps
9 62 (17.03%) TDD
10 58 (15.93%) User Stories
11 53 (14.56%) Computer Science
12 49 (13.46%) E-Commerce
13 44 (12.09%) MVC
13 44 (12.09%) SDLC
14 38 (10.44%) Migration
15 37 (10.16%) Data Migration
16 36 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
17 35 (9.62%) OO
17 35 (9.62%) Test Scripting
18 34 (9.34%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 148 (40.66%) SQL
2 118 (32.42%) C#
3 95 (26.10%) JavaScript
4 78 (21.43%) Python
5 77 (21.15%) Java
6 44 (12.09%) C
7 33 (9.07%) T-SQL
8 31 (8.52%) C++
9 25 (6.87%) Bash Shell
10 22 (6.04%) TypeScript
11 16 (4.40%) PHP
11 16 (4.40%) R
12 15 (4.12%) Perl
13 11 (3.02%) Groovy
14 10 (2.75%) Java 8
15 5 (1.37%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.10%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.82%) Go
17 3 (0.82%) Ruby
17 3 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 82 (22.53%) Degree
2 44 (12.09%) Security Cleared
3 33 (9.07%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (6.32%) ISTQB
5 22 (6.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 21 (5.77%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.75%) SSCP
8 9 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (2.20%) CCNA
9 8 (2.20%) SANS
10 7 (1.92%) CISSP
10 7 (1.92%) CompTIA Security+
10 7 (1.92%) GIAC
10 7 (1.92%) Linux+ Certification
10 7 (1.92%) MCSE
10 7 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (1.37%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.37%) ISEB
11 5 (1.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (18.68%) QA
2 9 (2.47%) PMO
3 8 (2.20%) SLA
4 4 (1.10%) GDPR
4 4 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.82%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) GxP
6 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 26 (7.14%) Docker
2 22 (6.04%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.40%) Apache Flume
4 10 (2.75%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.27%) Firmware
6 1 (0.27%) HDFS
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.27%) XenApp
6 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (8.52%) Kubernetes
2 19 (5.22%) HP ALM
3 15 (4.12%) Oozie
4 11 (3.02%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (2.20%) Ansible
6 7 (1.92%) Terraform
7 3 (0.82%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.82%) SCCM
8 2 (0.55%) Grafana
9 1 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.27%) Istio
9 1 (0.27%) Kibana
9 1 (0.27%) Mesos
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.27%) Puppet
9 1 (0.27%) SCOM
9 1 (0.27%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 39 (10.71%) Microsoft
1 39 (10.71%) WorldPay
2 27 (7.42%) Google
3 25 (6.87%) Splunk
4 20 (5.49%) HP
5 19 (5.22%) Atlassian
6 14 (3.85%) Tableau
7 12 (3.30%) Adobe
8 10 (2.75%) VMware
9 6 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.37%) IBM
10 5 (1.37%) Oracle
11 4 (1.10%) hybris
11 4 (1.10%) Spotify
12 3 (0.82%) Cisco
12 3 (0.82%) SAP
13 2 (0.55%) Elastic Path
13 2 (0.55%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.55%) Remedy
13 2 (0.55%) Talend