Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 48 42 75
Rank change year-on-year -6 +33 -7
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 200 201 254
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.50% 5.28% 3.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.99% 28.80% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 149 121 160
10th Percentile £42,250 £32,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £48,500 £40,000 £34,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £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 690 698 1,318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.51% 18.33% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 423 504 962
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £39,780 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £70,000 £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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -1 78 £60,000 +4.35% 25
Cambridgeshire -20 54 £60,000 +14.29% 20
Essex +18 46 £60,000 +26.32% 11
Bedfordshire -2 13 £53,750 -30.65% 4
Suffolk +1 8 £50,000 - 3
Norfolk -7 1 £47,500 -5.00% 2
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 151 (75.50%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (34.50%) Scrum
3 64 (32.00%) Confluence
4 59 (29.50%) Test Automation
5 53 (26.50%) Social Skills
6 52 (26.00%) Git (software)
7 50 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 43 (21.50%) Linux
8 43 (21.50%) SDLC
9 42 (21.00%) DevOps
10 38 (19.00%) AWS
10 38 (19.00%) Python
11 35 (17.50%) Finance
12 34 (17.00%) Java
13 32 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (14.50%) User Stories
16 28 (14.00%) Waterfall
16 28 (14.00%) Kanban
17 27 (13.50%) Software Engineering
17 27 (13.50%) OO
17 27 (13.50%) Project Management
17 27 (13.50%) Docker
17 27 (13.50%) Jenkins
18 26 (13.00%) User Experience
18 26 (13.00%) Selenium
19 25 (12.50%) QA
19 25 (12.50%) PHP
19 25 (12.50%) SQL
20 24 (12.00%) Web Services

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 64 (32.00%) Confluence
2 9 (4.50%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.00%) IIS
4 4 (2.00%) nginx
5 2 (1.00%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Fuse
6 1 (0.50%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.00%) Gephi
3 2 (1.00%) Simulink
4 1 (0.50%) Figma
4 1 (0.50%) InVision
4 1 (0.50%) MadCap Flare
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.00%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (3.00%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.50%) Magento
3 1 (0.50%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 38 (19.00%) AWS
2 23 (11.50%) SaaS
3 16 (8.00%) Azure
4 12 (6.00%) Slack
5 11 (5.50%) GCP
5 11 (5.50%) GitHub
6 6 (3.00%) Boomi
6 6 (3.00%) ServiceMax
7 4 (2.00%) Amazon EKS
7 4 (2.00%) Cloud Functions
7 4 (2.00%) Firebase
8 3 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.00%) Amazon ECS
9 2 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.00%) IaaS
10 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.50%) Microsoft 365
10 1 (0.50%) Route 53
10 1 (0.50%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.00%) HTTP
2 8 (4.00%) Firewall
3 6 (3.00%) Internet
4 4 (2.00%) SSL
5 2 (1.00%) Broadband
5 2 (1.00%) DNS
5 2 (1.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.00%) LAN
5 2 (1.00%) MPLS
5 2 (1.00%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (1.00%) PBX
5 2 (1.00%) PSTN
5 2 (1.00%) TETRA
5 2 (1.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.00%) MySQL
2 15 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.50%) BigQuery
4 5 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.00%) Geospatial Data
5 4 (2.00%) GIS
5 4 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.50%) JasperReports
6 3 (1.50%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.00%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.00%) Big Data
7 2 (1.00%) Impala
7 2 (1.00%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.50%) Power BI
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.50%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 52 (26.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (13.50%) Jenkins
3 26 (13.00%) Selenium
4 24 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 23 (11.50%) GitLab
6 17 (8.50%) Maven
7 16 (8.00%) Bitbucket
8 13 (6.50%) TeamCity
9 9 (4.50%) WebDriver
10 8 (4.00%) Visual Studio
11 7 (3.50%) Postman
11 7 (3.50%) ReSharper
12 6 (3.00%) SpecFlow
13 4 (2.00%) Bitbucket Server
13 4 (2.00%) Katalon Studio
13 4 (2.00%) SoapUI
13 4 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (2.00%) TestRail
13 4 (2.00%) WATIR
13 4 (2.00%) Zephyr
General
1 53 (26.50%) Social Skills
2 35 (17.50%) Finance
3 18 (9.00%) Retail
4 11 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.50%) Manufacturing
4 11 (5.50%) Public Sector
5 8 (4.00%) German Language
6 5 (2.50%) Automotive
6 5 (2.50%) Banking
6 5 (2.50%) Electronics
7 4 (2.00%) Marketing
8 3 (1.50%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.50%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.00%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.00%) Legal
9 2 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.50%) Advertising
10 1 (0.50%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.50%) French Language
10 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (26.00%) Developer
2 20 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 16 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 15 (7.50%) Product Owner
4 15 (7.50%) Project Manager
4 15 (7.50%) Test Engineer
5 13 (6.50%) Analyst
5 13 (6.50%) Scrum Master
6 12 (6.00%) JIRA Specialist
6 12 (6.00%) Software Developer
7 9 (4.50%) Test Automation Engineer
8 8 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (3.50%) C++ Developer
10 6 (3.00%) QA Engineer
10 6 (3.00%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.00%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (3.00%) Support Engineer
11 5 (2.50%) Agile Project Manager
11 5 (2.50%) Architect
11 5 (2.50%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.00%) Vue.js
1 24 (12.00%) Web Services
2 22 (11.00%) RESTful
3 20 (10.00%) REST
4 19 (9.50%) Laravel
5 15 (7.50%) SOAP
6 14 (7.00%) .NET
6 14 (7.00%) Spring
7 13 (6.50%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (6.00%) CSS
9 11 (5.50%) Node.js
9 11 (5.50%) Spring Boot
10 10 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
10 10 (5.00%) React
11 8 (4.00%) JMS
12 7 (3.50%) HTML
13 6 (3.00%) Middleware
13 6 (3.00%) pytest
13 6 (3.00%) Redux
14 5 (2.50%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.00%) User Experience
2 19 (9.50%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.00%) Robotics
3 12 (6.00%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.50%) Animation
4 7 (3.50%) BBC
4 7 (3.50%) STB
5 6 (3.00%) Life Science
6 5 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.50%) iPad
9 2 (1.00%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.00%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.50%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 43 (21.50%) Linux
2 20 (10.00%) Windows
3 8 (4.00%) Unix
4 7 (3.50%) Android
5 5 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.00%) VMS
7 3 (1.50%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.50%) Debian
8 2 (1.00%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.50%) CentOS
9 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (75.50%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (34.50%) Scrum
3 59 (29.50%) Test Automation
4 43 (21.50%) SDLC
5 42 (21.00%) DevOps
6 32 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 29 (14.50%) User Stories
9 28 (14.00%) Kanban
9 28 (14.00%) Waterfall
10 27 (13.50%) OO
10 27 (13.50%) Project Management
10 27 (13.50%) Software Engineering
11 23 (11.50%) Epics
11 23 (11.50%) Software Testing
12 21 (10.50%) BDD
13 19 (9.50%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (8.50%) TDD
15 16 (8.00%) Computer Science
15 16 (8.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 50 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 38 (19.00%) Python
3 34 (17.00%) Java
4 25 (12.50%) PHP
4 25 (12.50%) SQL
5 17 (8.50%) PHP 7
6 15 (7.50%) C++
7 12 (6.00%) Bash Shell
7 12 (6.00%) C#
8 9 (4.50%) Perl
9 7 (3.50%) Java 8
9 7 (3.50%) Kotlin
9 7 (3.50%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.00%) C
11 4 (2.00%) Groovy
12 3 (1.50%) Delphi
12 3 (1.50%) Go
12 3 (1.50%) Ruby
12 3 (1.50%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (10.00%) Degree
2 18 (9.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.00%) ISTQB
5 9 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (2.00%) PhD
8 2 (1.00%) CCNA
8 2 (1.00%) CEH
8 2 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.00%) CISSP
8 2 (1.00%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.00%) GIAC
8 2 (1.00%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (1.00%) MCSE
8 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.00%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.00%) SANS
8 2 (1.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (1.50%) PMO
3 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) GDPR
4 1 (0.50%) NIST
4 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (13.50%) Docker
2 3 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.00%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.00%) Firmware
4 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (10.50%) Ansible
2 18 (9.00%) Kubernetes
3 16 (8.00%) Grafana
4 15 (7.50%) Prometheus
5 10 (5.00%) Kibana
6 7 (3.50%) Terraform
7 4 (2.00%) Graylog
7 4 (2.00%) Puppet
8 3 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.00%) Oozie
9 2 (1.00%) Rancher
9 2 (1.00%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.50%) Istio
10 1 (0.50%) Nagios
10 1 (0.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (9.50%) Zend
2 13 (6.50%) New Relic
2 13 (6.50%) Oracle
3 12 (6.00%) PagerDuty
4 11 (5.50%) IBM
4 11 (5.50%) ServiceNow
5 8 (4.00%) AppDynamics
5 8 (4.00%) Atlassian
6 7 (3.50%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.00%) ANSYS
7 6 (3.00%) Bloomberg
7 6 (3.00%) Dell
7 6 (3.00%) Google
7 6 (3.00%) JD Edwards
7 6 (3.00%) VMware
8 5 (2.50%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.50%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.50%) Symantec
10 2 (1.00%) BT
10 2 (1.00%) Splunk