Period
to 18 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
UK > England
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 79 105
Rank change year-on-year +9 +26 +38
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 5,546 6,140 4,705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.03% 3.69% 2.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.48% 17.76% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4,065 4,821 3,972
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,133 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.27% - -

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 27,080 34,563 31,797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.66% 20.80% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 21,573 28,426 27,162
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in England

JIRA
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA in England.

Salary trend for JIRA in England

JIRA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in England over the 6 months to 18 April 2019.

Salary histogram for JIRA in England

JIRA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the England region over the 6 months to 18 April 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
London +14 2,503 £60,000 - 118
South East +33 1,171 £50,000 +5.26% 50
North of England +22 828 £45,000 +5.88% 29
North West +24 495 £45,000 +5.88% 19
South West -32 397 £47,500 -5.00% 26
Midlands -6 343 £45,000 +12.50% 29
Yorkshire +6 293 £42,500 -2.30% 7
East of England -6 280 £47,500 -5.00% 28
East Midlands +17 172 £45,000 +5.88% 6
West Midlands -31 170 £47,500 +28.38% 23
North East +12 40 £42,500 +6.25% 3
JIRA
UK

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 England region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 3,859 (69.58%) Agile Software Development
2 1,783 (32.15%) Confluence
3 1,771 (31.93%) Java
4 1,688 (30.44%) Scrum
5 1,528 (27.55%) Git (software)
6 1,432 (25.82%) Test Automation
7 1,347 (24.29%) SQL
8 1,224 (22.07%) Jenkins
9 1,158 (20.88%) Finance
10 1,156 (20.84%) JavaScript
11 1,088 (19.62%) DevOps
12 1,013 (18.27%) QA
13 1,011 (18.23%) Linux
14 963 (17.36%) Amazon AWS
15 952 (17.17%) TDD
16 942 (16.99%) C#
17 939 (16.93%) Selenium
18 897 (16.17%) Continuous Integration
19 894 (16.12%) Python
20 847 (15.27%) HTML
21 823 (14.84%) Degree
22 740 (13.34%) BDD
23 737 (13.29%) CSS
24 709 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
25 706 (12.73%) .NET
26 703 (12.68%) Software Engineering
27 695 (12.53%) SDLC
28 694 (12.51%) Problem-Solving
29 681 (12.28%) Docker
30 680 (12.26%) Windows

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1,783 (32.15%) Confluence
2 227 (4.09%) Apache
3 165 (2.98%) Tomcat
4 131 (2.36%) SharePoint
5 113 (2.04%) CMS
5 113 (2.04%) IIS
6 89 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
7 82 (1.48%) Apache Spark
8 70 (1.26%) WebSphere
9 46 (0.83%) MS Exchange
10 41 (0.74%) WordPress
11 36 (0.65%) Drupal
12 34 (0.61%) OpenStack
13 32 (0.58%) nginx
14 30 (0.54%) JBoss
15 29 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 27 (0.49%) GeoServer
16 27 (0.49%) SAS
17 26 (0.47%) Mule
18 23 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 194 (3.50%) Microsoft Office
2 167 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 123 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
4 113 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 113 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 41 (0.74%) Photoshop
6 30 (0.54%) InVision
7 21 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
8 16 (0.29%) HipChat
9 8 (0.14%) Flinto
9 8 (0.14%) Pixate
9 8 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (0.11%) Chatbot
11 4 (0.072%) Open Workbench
12 3 (0.054%) UXPin
13 2 (0.036%) 3ds Max
13 2 (0.036%) FileZilla
13 2 (0.036%) iWork
13 2 (0.036%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 54 (0.97%) Magento
2 18 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
3 16 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
4 15 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.25%) Misys Midas
6 9 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 8 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.090%) Fredhopper
8 5 (0.090%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.090%) R3 Corda
8 5 (0.090%) SAP MM
9 4 (0.072%) Loan IQ
9 4 (0.072%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.072%) SAP BPC
9 4 (0.072%) SAP FSCM
9 4 (0.072%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.054%) SAP FI-CA
10 3 (0.054%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 963 (17.36%) Amazon AWS
2 709 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 269 (4.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 263 (4.74%) GitHub
5 243 (4.38%) SaaS
6 166 (2.99%) Office 365
7 138 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
7 138 (2.49%) Serverless
8 125 (2.25%) Amazon S3
9 112 (2.02%) Slack
10 109 (1.97%) PaaS
11 104 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
12 91 (1.64%) Trello
13 83 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
14 77 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 71 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
16 69 (1.24%) OpenShift
17 67 (1.21%) G Suite
18 64 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
19 59 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 120 (2.16%) Firewall
2 117 (2.11%) TCP/IP
3 94 (1.69%) DNS
4 73 (1.32%) Internet
5 64 (1.15%) HTTP
6 44 (0.79%) DHCP
7 35 (0.63%) VoIP
8 28 (0.50%) VPN
9 24 (0.43%) Skype
10 23 (0.41%) VLAN
11 20 (0.36%) Link 16
11 20 (0.36%) Link 22
11 20 (0.36%) NetScaler
11 20 (0.36%) SNMP
11 20 (0.36%) Tactical Data Link
12 19 (0.34%) FTP
12 19 (0.34%) SAN
12 19 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
13 18 (0.32%) SSH
14 17 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 583 (10.51%) SQL Server
2 281 (5.07%) MySQL
3 222 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 206 (3.71%) NoSQL
5 205 (3.70%) Big Data
6 154 (2.78%) MongoDB
7 142 (2.56%) Hadoop
8 129 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 118 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
10 117 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 101 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 95 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
12 95 (1.71%) Oracle Database
13 94 (1.69%) Redis
14 80 (1.44%) Blockchain
15 70 (1.26%) Power BI
16 64 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
17 52 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 42 (0.76%) Amazon Athena
19 41 (0.74%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1,528 (27.55%) Git (software)
2 1,224 (22.07%) Jenkins
3 939 (16.93%) Selenium
4 588 (10.60%) Cucumber
5 486 (8.76%) Bitbucket
6 388 (7.00%) Maven
7 371 (6.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 366 (6.60%) Subversion
9 342 (6.17%) SoapUI
10 307 (5.54%) JUnit
11 304 (5.48%) TeamCity
12 290 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 273 (4.92%) WebDriver
14 223 (4.02%) JMeter
15 221 (3.98%) Visual Studio
16 200 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
17 162 (2.92%) Bitbucket Server
18 139 (2.51%) Appium
19 137 (2.47%) Gradle
20 131 (2.36%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1,158 (20.88%) Finance
2 491 (8.85%) Retail
3 406 (7.32%) Banking
4 242 (4.36%) Marketing
5 101 (1.82%) Games
6 100 (1.80%) Advertising
7 95 (1.71%) Telecoms
8 93 (1.68%) Military
9 87 (1.57%) Legal
10 82 (1.48%) Aerospace
11 79 (1.42%) Manufacturing
12 72 (1.30%) Back Office
13 62 (1.12%) Front Office
14 59 (1.06%) Electronics
15 48 (0.87%) Automotive
16 38 (0.69%) Investment Banking
16 38 (0.69%) Law
17 36 (0.65%) Financial Institution
18 25 (0.45%) Publishing
19 19 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,436 (25.89%) Developer
2 739 (13.32%) Analyst
3 330 (5.95%) Java Developer
4 314 (5.66%) Software Engineer
5 311 (5.61%) Test Engineer
6 290 (5.23%) Project Manager
7 267 (4.81%) Senior Developer
8 258 (4.65%) Tester
9 256 (4.62%) Test Analyst
10 248 (4.47%) Architect
11 239 (4.31%) Business Analyst
12 231 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
12 231 (4.17%) QA Engineer
13 209 (3.77%) .NET Developer
14 200 (3.61%) C# Developer
15 159 (2.87%) Scrum Master
16 153 (2.76%) Junior
17 145 (2.61%) Java Engineer
18 141 (2.54%) Software Developer
19 129 (2.33%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 847 (15.27%) HTML
2 737 (13.29%) CSS
3 706 (12.73%) .NET
4 538 (9.70%) Web Services
5 498 (8.98%) Spring
6 474 (8.55%) AngularJS
7 464 (8.37%) REST
8 450 (8.11%) React
9 399 (7.19%) Node.js
10 398 (7.18%) RESTful
11 320 (5.77%) SOAP
12 315 (5.68%) HTML5
13 312 (5.63%) JSON
14 310 (5.59%) XML
15 261 (4.71%) ASP.NET
16 253 (4.56%) jQuery
17 185 (3.34%) Spring Boot
18 183 (3.30%) Hibernate
19 178 (3.21%) Kafka
20 171 (3.08%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 576 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 513 (9.25%) User Experience
3 333 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 317 (5.72%) Fintech
5 153 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
6 130 (2.34%) Management Information System
7 126 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
8 85 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
9 80 (1.44%) Data Centre
10 66 (1.19%) Virtual Team
11 60 (1.08%) Private Cloud
12 58 (1.05%) Hedge funds
13 56 (1.01%) Wiki
14 52 (0.94%) Public Cloud
15 49 (0.88%) iPad
16 48 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
17 46 (0.83%) Algorithms
18 45 (0.81%) Client/Server
19 39 (0.70%) Blog
20 38 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1,011 (18.23%) Linux
2 680 (12.26%) Windows
3 353 (6.36%) Unix
4 311 (5.61%) Apple iOS
5 304 (5.48%) Android
6 120 (2.16%) Windows Server
7 114 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 87 (1.57%) Ubuntu
9 86 (1.55%) CentOS
10 53 (0.96%) Windows 10
11 44 (0.79%) Mac OS
12 29 (0.52%) Mac OS X
13 26 (0.47%) CoreOS
14 21 (0.38%) Windows 7
15 20 (0.36%) openSUSE
16 19 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (0.32%) Solaris
18 17 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
19 16 (0.29%) Fedora
20 11 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,859 (69.58%) Agile Software Development
2 1,688 (30.44%) Scrum
3 1,432 (25.82%) Test Automation
4 1,088 (19.62%) DevOps
5 952 (17.17%) TDD
6 897 (16.17%) Continuous Integration
7 740 (13.34%) BDD
8 703 (12.68%) Software Engineering
9 695 (12.53%) SDLC
10 694 (12.51%) Problem-Solving
11 636 (11.47%) Project Management
12 610 (11.00%) Kanban
13 515 (9.29%) Microservices
14 474 (8.55%) User Stories
15 466 (8.40%) Computer Science
16 435 (7.84%) Mentoring
17 379 (6.83%) E-Commerce
18 352 (6.35%) Waterfall
19 341 (6.15%) Analytics
20 332 (5.99%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1,771 (31.93%) Java
2 1,347 (24.29%) SQL
3 1,156 (20.84%) JavaScript
4 942 (16.99%) C#
5 894 (16.12%) Python
6 372 (6.71%) C++
7 312 (5.63%) PHP
8 291 (5.25%) C
9 238 (4.29%) PowerShell
10 235 (4.24%) Bash Shell
11 219 (3.95%) Java 8
12 195 (3.52%) Ruby
13 163 (2.94%) Perl
14 133 (2.40%) T-SQL
15 123 (2.22%) TypeScript
16 117 (2.11%) ES6
17 106 (1.91%) PL/SQL
18 102 (1.84%) Scala
19 100 (1.80%) Shell Script
20 75 (1.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 823 (14.84%) Degree
2 392 (7.07%) Security Cleared
3 305 (5.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 251 (4.53%) SC Cleared
5 226 (4.08%) ISTQB
6 181 (3.26%) ISEB
7 101 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 96 (1.73%) DV Cleared
9 49 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
10 42 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
11 40 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
12 35 (0.63%) CCNA
12 35 (0.63%) CISSP
13 33 (0.60%) PMP
14 32 (0.58%) PMI Certification
15 30 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 25 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
17 24 (0.43%) MCP
18 23 (0.41%) SSCP
19 21 (0.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,013 (18.27%) QA
2 93 (1.68%) PMO
3 90 (1.62%) GDPR
4 74 (1.33%) SLA
5 69 (1.24%) Data Quality
6 46 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 27 (0.49%) PCI DSS
8 21 (0.38%) ISO 20022
9 20 (0.36%) WCAG
10 19 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 19 (0.34%) PSD2
11 16 (0.29%) SEPA
12 15 (0.27%) ISO 8583
13 12 (0.22%) Def Stans
14 11 (0.20%) ISO 9001
15 10 (0.18%) MiFID
16 6 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
16 6 (0.11%) Solvency II
17 5 (0.090%) P3O
17 5 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 681 (12.28%) Docker
2 221 (3.98%) Active Directory
3 95 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
4 82 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 38 (0.69%) Hyper-V
6 35 (0.63%) vSphere
7 21 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 20 (0.36%) XenApp
8 20 (0.36%) XenDesktop
9 18 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
10 15 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (0.22%) NFS
11 12 (0.22%) Varnish
11 12 (0.22%) VMware NSX
12 11 (0.20%) KVM
12 11 (0.20%) Snort
13 10 (0.18%) Samba
13 10 (0.18%) Squid
14 9 (0.16%) Firmware
14 9 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 352 (6.35%) Ansible
2 255 (4.60%) Kubernetes
3 246 (4.44%) Puppet
4 173 (3.12%) Opscode Chef
5 165 (2.98%) HP Quality Center
6 136 (2.45%) Terraform
7 92 (1.66%) HP ALM
8 64 (1.15%) SCCM
9 63 (1.14%) Nagios
10 57 (1.03%) Mesos
11 52 (0.94%) Salt
12 49 (0.88%) Marathon
13 47 (0.85%) Kibana
14 44 (0.79%) Nessus
15 30 (0.54%) Automic
15 30 (0.54%) Consul
16 29 (0.52%) SCOM
17 28 (0.50%) Graphite
18 27 (0.49%) Rundeck
19 24 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 553 (9.97%) Microsoft
2 510 (9.20%) Oracle
3 455 (8.20%) Atlassian
4 336 (6.06%) Google
5 174 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
6 171 (3.08%) HP
7 158 (2.85%) Splunk
8 149 (2.69%) SAP
9 132 (2.38%) Red Hat
10 127 (2.29%) VMware
11 114 (2.06%) WorldPay
12 97 (1.75%) New Relic
13 94 (1.69%) CA Agile Central
14 93 (1.68%) Tableau
15 77 (1.39%) ServiceNow
16 72 (1.30%) IBM
17 63 (1.14%) Trend Micro
18 60 (1.08%) Adobe
19 55 (0.99%) AppDynamics
20 49 (0.88%) hybris