Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 89 114
Rank change year-on-year +13 +25 +51
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 5,939 5,786 5,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.88% 3.52% 2.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.32% 17.16% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4,579 4,410 4,438
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,600 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 30,744 33,711 33,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.06% 20.52% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25,088 27,669 29,002
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 October 2018.

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 17 October 2018. 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 0 2,638 £60,000 - 393
South East +39 1,203 £47,500 +5.56% 185
North of England +23 790 £45,000 +9.76% 164
North West +25 491 £45,000 +5.88% 94
East of England +63 467 £45,000 -1.64% 79
South West +11 467 £45,250 +0.56% 91
Midlands -2 374 £44,500 +11.25% 120
Yorkshire +18 274 £45,000 +20.00% 45
East Midlands +20 187 £47,500 -5.00% 40
West Midlands -27 187 £40,000 +6.67% 80
North East -12 25 £45,000 +20.00% 25
JIRA
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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 4,177 (70.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1,942 (32.70%) Confluence
3 1,722 (28.99%) Java
4 1,720 (28.96%) Scrum
5 1,712 (28.83%) Git (software)
6 1,597 (26.89%) Test Automation
7 1,566 (26.37%) Jenkins
8 1,549 (26.08%) SQL
9 1,476 (24.85%) JavaScript
10 1,319 (22.21%) Linux
11 1,295 (21.81%) DevOps
12 1,259 (21.20%) Finance
13 1,151 (19.38%) C#
14 1,109 (18.67%) Selenium
15 1,081 (18.20%) Amazon AWS
16 1,019 (17.16%) HTML
17 975 (16.42%) TDD
18 968 (16.30%) QA
19 945 (15.91%) .NET
20 942 (15.86%) Python
21 913 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
22 875 (14.73%) CSS
23 832 (14.01%) Microsoft Azure
24 829 (13.96%) Windows
25 784 (13.20%) Web Services
26 777 (13.08%) Microsoft
27 760 (12.80%) SQL Server
28 753 (12.68%) Degree
29 745 (12.54%) BDD
30 742 (12.49%) SDLC

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 1,942 (32.70%) Confluence
2 262 (4.41%) Apache
3 195 (3.28%) IIS
4 180 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 147 (2.48%) CMS
6 111 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
7 102 (1.72%) WebSphere
8 90 (1.52%) Apache Spark
9 80 (1.35%) JBoss
9 80 (1.35%) SharePoint
10 72 (1.21%) WordPress
11 64 (1.08%) WebLogic
12 53 (0.89%) Mule
13 52 (0.88%) Apache Pig
14 50 (0.84%) MS Exchange
15 46 (0.77%) nginx
16 45 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
16 45 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 41 (0.69%) Drupal
18 40 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 231 (3.89%) Microsoft Office
2 162 (2.73%) Microsoft Project
3 153 (2.58%) Microsoft Excel
4 117 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 105 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 29 (0.49%) Photoshop
7 19 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 19 (0.32%) InVision
8 13 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
9 10 (0.17%) HipChat
10 9 (0.15%) FrameMaker
10 9 (0.15%) GIMP
11 7 (0.12%) Acrobat
12 6 (0.10%) Gliffy
12 6 (0.10%) Mingle
13 4 (0.067%) Open Workbench
14 3 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
15 2 (0.034%) 3ds Max
15 2 (0.034%) AutoCAD
15 2 (0.034%) Maya
Business Applications
1 35 (0.59%) Magento
2 33 (0.56%) SAP Hybris
3 18 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
4 17 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.19%) Documaker
6 9 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.13%) SunGard GMI
8 7 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
8 7 (0.12%) Unica
9 6 (0.10%) SAP CRM
10 5 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.084%) SAP S/4HANA
11 4 (0.067%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 4 (0.067%) MetaTrader
11 4 (0.067%) SAP FI
11 4 (0.067%) SAP MM
11 4 (0.067%) SAP PP
11 4 (0.067%) Scribe Insight
11 4 (0.067%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1,081 (18.20%) Amazon AWS
2 832 (14.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 423 (7.12%) GitHub
4 290 (4.88%) SaaS
5 207 (3.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 201 (3.38%) Amazon EC2
7 169 (2.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 154 (2.59%) Amazon S3
9 124 (2.09%) PaaS
10 117 (1.97%) Office 365
11 108 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 106 (1.78%) Azure Active Directory
12 106 (1.78%) IaaS
13 104 (1.75%) Slack
14 94 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
15 85 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
15 85 (1.43%) npm
16 73 (1.23%) Serverless
17 68 (1.14%) Trello
18 65 (1.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 176 (2.96%) HTTP
2 173 (2.91%) Firewall
3 170 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 108 (1.82%) DNS
5 104 (1.75%) Internet
6 95 (1.60%) SSL
7 72 (1.21%) DHCP
8 57 (0.96%) SAN
9 42 (0.71%) SNMP
10 41 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
11 36 (0.61%) VoIP
12 35 (0.59%) SSH
13 34 (0.57%) VPN
14 30 (0.51%) LAN
15 29 (0.49%) ICMP
16 26 (0.44%) Bluetooth
16 26 (0.44%) WAN
17 25 (0.42%) Wireless
18 22 (0.37%) FTP
18 22 (0.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 760 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 395 (6.65%) MySQL
3 295 (4.97%) NoSQL
4 267 (4.50%) Big Data
5 266 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 237 (3.99%) MongoDB
7 216 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
8 168 (2.83%) Amazon RDS
9 162 (2.73%) Hadoop
10 112 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 111 (1.87%) Oracle Database
12 96 (1.62%) RDBMS
13 95 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
13 95 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 70 (1.18%) Redis
15 61 (1.03%) Apache Hive
15 61 (1.03%) Power BI
16 57 (0.96%) Blockchain
16 57 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 42 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1,712 (28.83%) Git (software)
2 1,566 (26.37%) Jenkins
3 1,109 (18.67%) Selenium
4 526 (8.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 525 (8.84%) Cucumber
6 512 (8.62%) Bitbucket
7 449 (7.56%) Subversion
7 449 (7.56%) TeamCity
8 408 (6.87%) Maven
9 339 (5.71%) JUnit
10 327 (5.51%) WebDriver
11 302 (5.09%) Team Foundation Server
12 288 (4.85%) Visual Studio
13 284 (4.78%) Octopus Deploy
14 275 (4.63%) JMeter
15 253 (4.26%) SoapUI
16 161 (2.71%) Eclipse
17 141 (2.37%) SpecFlow
18 122 (2.05%) Sonatype Nexus
19 121 (2.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 1,259 (21.20%) Finance
2 392 (6.60%) Banking
3 345 (5.81%) Retail
4 246 (4.14%) Marketing
5 183 (3.08%) Games
6 132 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 92 (1.55%) Investment Banking
8 74 (1.25%) Advertising
9 73 (1.23%) Automotive
10 71 (1.20%) Manufacturing
11 69 (1.16%) Electronics
12 65 (1.09%) Financial Institution
13 54 (0.91%) Front Office
14 48 (0.81%) Law
15 40 (0.67%) Back Office
16 39 (0.66%) Legal
17 37 (0.62%) Publishing
18 27 (0.45%) Retail Banking
19 20 (0.34%) Multimedia
20 18 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,688 (28.42%) Developer
2 837 (14.09%) Analyst
3 421 (7.09%) Java Developer
4 379 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 352 (5.93%) Test Engineer
6 333 (5.61%) Senior Developer
7 329 (5.54%) Test Analyst
8 320 (5.39%) Project Manager
9 318 (5.35%) Tester
10 308 (5.19%) Software Engineer
11 298 (5.02%) .NET Developer
12 273 (4.60%) Business Analyst
13 252 (4.24%) Software Developer
14 234 (3.94%) QA Engineer
15 200 (3.37%) C# Developer
16 197 (3.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 181 (3.05%) Java Engineer
18 171 (2.88%) Automation Tester
19 168 (2.83%) Scrum Master
20 157 (2.64%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,019 (17.16%) HTML
2 945 (15.91%) .NET
3 875 (14.73%) CSS
4 784 (13.20%) Web Services
5 688 (11.58%) AngularJS
6 623 (10.49%) REST
7 478 (8.05%) Node.js
8 477 (8.03%) HTML5
9 451 (7.59%) Spring
10 434 (7.31%) SOAP
11 416 (7.00%) React
12 399 (6.72%) jQuery
13 382 (6.43%) RESTful
14 374 (6.30%) JSON
15 343 (5.78%) ASP.NET
15 343 (5.78%) XML
16 319 (5.37%) .NET Framework
17 298 (5.02%) CSS3
18 211 (3.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 201 (3.38%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 568 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
2 481 (8.10%) User Experience
3 456 (7.68%) Computer Science
4 451 (7.59%) Mobile App
5 228 (3.84%) Fintech
6 221 (3.72%) Self-Motivation
7 184 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
8 121 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
9 103 (1.73%) Management Information System
10 99 (1.67%) Wiki
11 90 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
12 87 (1.46%) Private Cloud
13 86 (1.45%) Algorithms
14 83 (1.40%) Virtual Team
15 66 (1.11%) Public Cloud
16 58 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 57 (0.96%) Hedge funds
18 56 (0.94%) Data Structures
19 54 (0.91%) Fixed Income
20 47 (0.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1,319 (22.21%) Linux
2 829 (13.96%) Windows
3 324 (5.46%) Android
4 286 (4.82%) Unix
5 263 (4.43%) Apple iOS
6 194 (3.27%) Windows Server
7 176 (2.96%) CentOS
8 143 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 79 (1.33%) Mac OS X
10 73 (1.23%) Ubuntu
11 45 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
12 37 (0.62%) Windows 7
13 36 (0.61%) Windows 10
13 36 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (0.44%) CoreOS
15 22 (0.37%) Mac OS
16 20 (0.34%) Solaris
17 18 (0.30%) openSUSE
18 16 (0.27%) Debian
19 14 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,177 (70.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1,720 (28.96%) Scrum
3 1,597 (26.89%) Test Automation
4 1,295 (21.81%) DevOps
5 975 (16.42%) TDD
6 913 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
7 745 (12.54%) BDD
8 742 (12.49%) SDLC
9 734 (12.36%) Project Management
10 714 (12.02%) Problem-Solving
11 648 (10.91%) Software Engineering
12 627 (10.56%) Kanban
13 488 (8.22%) Microservices
14 480 (8.08%) User Stories
15 468 (7.88%) MVC
16 423 (7.12%) Waterfall
17 407 (6.85%) Mentoring
18 404 (6.80%) E-Commerce
19 403 (6.79%) OO
20 378 (6.36%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,722 (28.99%) Java
2 1,549 (26.08%) SQL
3 1,476 (24.85%) JavaScript
4 1,151 (19.38%) C#
5 942 (15.86%) Python
6 390 (6.57%) PowerShell
7 380 (6.40%) PHP
8 359 (6.04%) Bash Shell
9 337 (5.67%) C++
10 253 (4.26%) C
11 244 (4.11%) Ruby
12 233 (3.92%) T-SQL
13 199 (3.35%) Perl
14 188 (3.17%) Java 8
15 154 (2.59%) PL/SQL
16 107 (1.80%) Groovy
17 105 (1.77%) TypeScript
18 101 (1.70%) Shell Script
19 99 (1.67%) ES6
20 97 (1.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 753 (12.68%) Degree
2 298 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 279 (4.70%) ISTQB
4 216 (3.64%) ISEB
5 214 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 167 (2.81%) SC Cleared
7 145 (2.44%) DV Cleared
8 94 (1.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 87 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 76 (1.28%) MCSE
11 70 (1.18%) SSCP
12 69 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
13 68 (1.14%) CCNA
14 66 (1.11%) CISSP
15 58 (0.98%) CompTIA Security+
15 58 (0.98%) GIAC
15 58 (0.98%) Linux+ Certification
15 58 (0.98%) Network+ Certification
15 58 (0.98%) SANS
16 56 (0.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 968 (16.30%) QA
2 89 (1.50%) PMO
3 69 (1.16%) SLA
4 51 (0.86%) GDPR
5 42 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 31 (0.52%) PCI DSS
7 26 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (0.20%) MiFID
9 9 (0.15%) EMIR
10 8 (0.13%) ISO 8583
10 8 (0.13%) PSD2
11 7 (0.12%) ISO 9001
12 6 (0.10%) ISO 20022
12 6 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.067%) FATCA
13 4 (0.067%) P3O
13 4 (0.067%) PMBOK
13 4 (0.067%) WCAG
14 3 (0.051%) ISO 26262
14 3 (0.051%) JTAG
System Software
1 684 (11.52%) Docker
2 275 (4.63%) Active Directory
3 138 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 132 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
5 66 (1.11%) vSphere
6 44 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
7 36 (0.61%) Hyper-V
8 27 (0.45%) Samba
9 20 (0.34%) Firmware
10 19 (0.32%) VirtualBox
11 16 (0.27%) VMware NSX
12 15 (0.25%) KVM
12 15 (0.25%) NFS
12 15 (0.25%) XenServer
13 14 (0.24%) Xen
14 10 (0.17%) pfSense
15 8 (0.13%) Apache Flume
15 8 (0.13%) RACF
16 6 (0.10%) HDFS
16 6 (0.10%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 437 (7.36%) Ansible
2 389 (6.55%) Puppet
3 276 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
4 224 (3.77%) Kubernetes
5 177 (2.98%) Terraform
6 107 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
7 93 (1.57%) Salt
8 92 (1.55%) Nagios
9 70 (1.18%) HP ALM
10 57 (0.96%) Kibana
11 39 (0.66%) Mesos
12 36 (0.61%) Packer
13 34 (0.57%) Automic
14 31 (0.52%) logstash
14 31 (0.52%) SCCM
15 30 (0.51%) Rancher
16 29 (0.49%) Rundeck
16 29 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
17 27 (0.45%) Graphite
18 26 (0.44%) Consul
Vendors
1 777 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 577 (9.72%) Oracle
3 548 (9.23%) Atlassian
4 313 (5.27%) Google
5 196 (3.30%) VMware
6 184 (3.10%) New Relic
7 175 (2.95%) Red Hat
8 157 (2.64%) Splunk
9 155 (2.61%) HP
10 144 (2.42%) SAP
11 128 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
12 102 (1.72%) AppDynamics
13 90 (1.52%) IBM
14 89 (1.50%) ServiceNow
15 87 (1.46%) Trend Micro
16 82 (1.38%) Tableau
17 81 (1.36%) WorldPay
18 67 (1.13%) hybris
19 66 (1.11%) Adobe
19 66 (1.11%) Xamarin