Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 102 157
Rank change year-on-year +12 +55 +44
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 5851 5155 4360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.46% 2.87% 2.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.99% 15.37% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4452 4527 3576
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,250 £30,935
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,125
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 34433 33549 35861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.35% 18.69% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28329 29279 30576
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +8 2991 £60,000 - 180
South East +41 925 £45,000 -10.00% 82
North of England +5 715 £40,000 - 92
Midlands +65 517 £40,000 +6.67% 40
South West +35 443 £45,000 - 38
North West -26 413 £42,500 +6.25% 51
West Midlands +42 333 £37,500 - 28
Yorkshire +42 270 £40,000 -5.88% 30
East of England -28 264 £47,500 - 29
East Midlands +72 176 £47,500 +26.67% 12
North East +21 32 £37,500 -14.77% 11
JIRA
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 3959 (67.66%) Agile Software Development
2 2044 (34.93%) Java
3 1717 (29.35%) SQL
4 1701 (29.07%) Git (software)
5 1628 (27.82%) Finance
6 1591 (27.19%) Scrum
7 1569 (26.82%) Confluence
8 1434 (24.51%) Test Automation
9 1319 (22.54%) JavaScript
10 1298 (22.18%) Linux
11 1205 (20.59%) Jenkins
12 1181 (20.18%) TDD
13 1059 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
14 1034 (17.67%) HTML
15 1009 (17.24%) BDD
16 989 (16.90%) QA
17 981 (16.77%) SDLC
18 970 (16.58%) DevOps
19 956 (16.34%) C#
20 915 (15.64%) SQL Server
21 895 (15.30%) Python
22 888 (15.18%) .NET
23 849 (14.51%) Selenium
24 838 (14.32%) Amazon AWS
25 831 (14.20%) Degree
26 811 (13.86%) Windows
27 799 (13.66%) Web Services
28 794 (13.57%) Banking
29 789 (13.48%) CSS
30 736 (12.58%) AngularJS

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 1569 (26.82%) Confluence
2 464 (7.93%) Tomcat
3 391 (6.68%) Apache
4 218 (3.73%) CMS
5 179 (3.06%) IIS
6 178 (3.04%) JBoss
7 143 (2.44%) SharePoint
8 140 (2.39%) Apache Spark
9 113 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
10 104 (1.78%) Oracle Workflow
11 92 (1.57%) WebSphere
12 88 (1.50%) Mule
13 85 (1.45%) Mule ESB
14 70 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 67 (1.15%) OpenStack
15 67 (1.15%) Umbraco
16 65 (1.11%) WebLogic
17 62 (1.06%) nginx
18 48 (0.82%) WordPress
19 47 (0.80%) Drupal
Applications
1 317 (5.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 203 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
3 132 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 100 (1.71%) Microsoft Project
5 57 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 36 (0.62%) Photoshop
7 29 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
8 22 (0.38%) HipChat
9 10 (0.17%) InVision
10 6 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
11 5 (0.085%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.085%) InDesign
12 4 (0.068%) Doxygen
12 4 (0.068%) FrameMaker
12 4 (0.068%) Simulink
13 3 (0.051%) AutoCAD
13 3 (0.051%) CATIA
13 3 (0.051%) SOLIDWORKS
14 2 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 2 (0.034%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 77 (1.32%) Magento
2 49 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
3 37 (0.63%) SAP Hybris
4 32 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 20 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
6 19 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
7 16 (0.27%) Shopify
8 12 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
8 12 (0.21%) Workfront
9 10 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
10 8 (0.14%) Global One
11 7 (0.12%) assyst
11 7 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
12 6 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
12 6 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
13 5 (0.085%) SessionCam
13 5 (0.085%) WebTrends
14 4 (0.068%) MetaTrader
14 4 (0.068%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 838 (14.32%) Amazon AWS
2 396 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 350 (5.98%) GitHub
4 302 (5.16%) SaaS
5 146 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
6 98 (1.67%) PaaS
7 85 (1.45%) IaaS
8 75 (1.28%) Trello
9 61 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 61 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
10 60 (1.03%) Slack
11 58 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
12 49 (0.84%) npm
13 48 (0.82%) Amazon S3
14 46 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
15 44 (0.75%) Office 365
16 40 (0.68%) Google Analytics
17 36 (0.62%) Basecamp
18 34 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 32 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 149 (2.55%) Firewall
2 122 (2.09%) Internet
3 118 (2.02%) HTTP
4 93 (1.59%) DNS
5 90 (1.54%) TCP/IP
6 60 (1.03%) VPN
7 57 (0.97%) DHCP
8 48 (0.82%) Wireless
9 43 (0.73%) SSL
10 37 (0.63%) LDAP
10 37 (0.63%) WAN
11 34 (0.58%) VoIP
12 32 (0.55%) Broadband
13 31 (0.53%) SNMP
14 25 (0.43%) SMS
15 23 (0.39%) DMZ
16 22 (0.38%) SSH
17 21 (0.36%) ATM
17 21 (0.36%) VLAN
18 20 (0.34%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 915 (15.64%) SQL Server
2 516 (8.82%) MySQL
3 374 (6.39%) NoSQL
4 327 (5.59%) Relational Database
5 303 (5.18%) Big Data
6 234 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 180 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
8 177 (3.03%) Hadoop
9 166 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 154 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 146 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
12 129 (2.20%) Neo4j
13 114 (1.95%) Redis
14 112 (1.91%) Oracle Database
15 105 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
16 98 (1.67%) RDBMS
17 93 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
18 83 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 73 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
20 65 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1701 (29.07%) Git (software)
2 1205 (20.59%) Jenkins
3 849 (14.51%) Selenium
4 618 (10.56%) TeamCity
5 539 (9.21%) Subversion
6 520 (8.89%) Cucumber
6 520 (8.89%) Maven
7 461 (7.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 442 (7.55%) JUnit
9 355 (6.07%) Bitbucket
10 299 (5.11%) Visual Studio
11 286 (4.89%) WebDriver
12 257 (4.39%) JMeter
13 240 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
14 209 (3.57%) SoapUI
15 186 (3.18%) Octopus Deploy
16 169 (2.89%) Gradle
17 151 (2.58%) Eclipse
18 141 (2.41%) IntelliJ
18 141 (2.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 1628 (27.82%) Finance
2 794 (13.57%) Banking
3 514 (8.78%) Investment Banking
4 437 (7.47%) Retail Banking
5 434 (7.42%) Retail
6 348 (5.95%) Marketing
7 213 (3.64%) Telecoms
8 192 (3.28%) Games
9 183 (3.13%) Electronics
10 159 (2.72%) Manufacturing
11 115 (1.97%) Front Office
12 92 (1.57%) Advertising
13 91 (1.56%) Publishing
14 90 (1.54%) Financial Institution
15 83 (1.42%) Back Office
16 52 (0.89%) Law
17 45 (0.77%) Automotive
18 43 (0.73%) Legal
19 27 (0.46%) German Language
19 27 (0.46%) Military
Job Titles
1 1934 (33.05%) Developer
2 975 (16.66%) Analyst
3 626 (10.70%) Java Developer
4 450 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 406 (6.94%) Tester
6 376 (6.43%) Senior Developer
7 329 (5.62%) DevOps Engineer
8 294 (5.02%) Software Engineer
9 283 (4.84%) Test Analyst
10 263 (4.49%) Project Manager
11 250 (4.27%) .NET Developer
12 234 (4.00%) Software Developer
13 213 (3.64%) Test Engineer
14 186 (3.18%) C# Developer
15 173 (2.96%) Automation Tester
16 163 (2.79%) QA Engineer
16 163 (2.79%) Software Tester
17 151 (2.58%) Java Engineer
17 151 (2.58%) Senior Analyst
18 144 (2.46%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1034 (17.67%) HTML
2 888 (15.18%) .NET
3 799 (13.66%) Web Services
4 789 (13.48%) CSS
5 736 (12.58%) AngularJS
6 691 (11.81%) REST
7 642 (10.97%) Spring
8 615 (10.51%) XML
9 492 (8.41%) SOAP
10 482 (8.24%) jQuery
11 427 (7.30%) RESTful
12 417 (7.13%) JSON
13 396 (6.77%) ASP.NET
14 374 (6.39%) HTML5
15 353 (6.03%) Hibernate
16 267 (4.56%) Node.js
17 233 (3.98%) .NET Framework
18 222 (3.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 219 (3.74%) CSS3
19 219 (3.74%) React
Miscellaneous
1 694 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 483 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 422 (7.21%) User Experience
4 226 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
5 215 (3.67%) Mobile App
6 210 (3.59%) Fintech
7 194 (3.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 180 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
9 171 (2.92%) Derivative
10 169 (2.89%) Equities
11 156 (2.67%) Credit Risk
12 132 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
13 117 (2.00%) iPad
14 104 (1.78%) Algorithms
15 98 (1.67%) Data Structures
15 98 (1.67%) OTC Derivatives
16 94 (1.61%) Client/Server
17 88 (1.50%) Management Information System
18 79 (1.35%) Virtual Team
19 71 (1.21%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1298 (22.18%) Linux
2 811 (13.86%) Windows
3 493 (8.43%) Unix
4 288 (4.92%) Android
5 255 (4.36%) Apple iOS
6 182 (3.11%) Windows Server
7 86 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 72 (1.23%) CentOS
9 56 (0.96%) Ubuntu
10 53 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 37 (0.63%) Mac OS X
12 30 (0.51%) Debian
13 29 (0.50%) Solaris
13 29 (0.50%) Windows 7
14 28 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (0.41%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 23 (0.39%) Windows 10
17 21 (0.36%) CoreOS
17 21 (0.36%) Fedora
18 19 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3959 (67.66%) Agile Software Development
2 1591 (27.19%) Scrum
3 1434 (24.51%) Test Automation
4 1181 (20.18%) TDD
5 1059 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
6 1009 (17.24%) BDD
7 981 (16.77%) SDLC
8 970 (16.58%) DevOps
9 728 (12.44%) MVC
10 644 (11.01%) Software Engineering
11 613 (10.48%) Kanban
11 613 (10.48%) Project Management
12 608 (10.39%) E-Commerce
13 521 (8.90%) Asset Management
14 490 (8.37%) OO
15 457 (7.81%) Analytics
16 450 (7.69%) Wealth Management
17 434 (7.42%) Waterfall
18 425 (7.26%) User Stories
19 406 (6.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2044 (34.93%) Java
2 1717 (29.35%) SQL
3 1319 (22.54%) JavaScript
4 956 (16.34%) C#
5 895 (15.30%) Python
6 482 (8.24%) PHP
7 374 (6.39%) C++
8 338 (5.78%) Ruby
9 291 (4.97%) PowerShell
10 258 (4.41%) Bash Shell
11 239 (4.08%) C
12 196 (3.35%) Shell Script
13 189 (3.23%) T-SQL
14 163 (2.79%) Perl
15 149 (2.55%) Groovy
16 136 (2.32%) Scala
17 113 (1.93%) PL/SQL
18 88 (1.50%) Objective-C
19 85 (1.45%) TypeScript
20 82 (1.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 831 (14.20%) Degree
2 278 (4.75%) ISTQB
3 265 (4.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 208 (3.55%) ISEB
5 203 (3.47%) Security Cleared
6 126 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 79 (1.35%) SC Cleared
8 69 (1.18%) PMI Certification
9 65 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 54 (0.92%) DV Cleared
11 39 (0.67%) PMP
12 31 (0.53%) Master's Degree
13 30 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
14 29 (0.50%) CCNA
15 26 (0.44%) MCSE
16 22 (0.38%) CBAP
17 20 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
18 19 (0.32%) Linux+ Certification
18 19 (0.32%) MCSA
19 16 (0.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 989 (16.90%) QA
2 91 (1.56%) Basel III
3 50 (0.85%) PMO
3 50 (0.85%) SLA
4 36 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 24 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 23 (0.39%) Data Quality
7 21 (0.36%) GDPR
8 14 (0.24%) MiFID
9 10 (0.17%) MISRA
9 10 (0.17%) SEPA
9 10 (0.17%) WCAG
10 9 (0.15%) IEC 62304
10 9 (0.15%) MISRA C
11 8 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (0.068%) IEC 61508
12 4 (0.068%) ISO 13485
12 4 (0.068%) OIPF
13 3 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
13 3 (0.051%) EMIR
System Software
1 499 (8.53%) Docker
2 133 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 65 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
5 38 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 23 (0.39%) vSphere
8 20 (0.34%) HDFS
9 13 (0.22%) Firmware
9 13 (0.22%) NFS
10 12 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 12 (0.21%) Samba
11 11 (0.19%) VMware NSX
12 10 (0.17%) Apache Flume
13 8 (0.14%) Postfix
14 7 (0.12%) BIND 9
14 7 (0.12%) Dovecot
14 7 (0.12%) Kamailio
15 6 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (0.10%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 468 (8.00%) Puppet
2 356 (6.08%) Ansible
3 287 (4.91%) Opscode Chef
4 144 (2.46%) Nagios
5 112 (1.91%) Kubernetes
6 106 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
7 105 (1.79%) Terraform
8 39 (0.67%) ZABBIX
9 36 (0.62%) Icinga
9 36 (0.62%) Kibana
10 28 (0.48%) logstash
11 27 (0.46%) HockeyApp
12 22 (0.38%) Control-M
13 21 (0.36%) CA Service Virtualization
13 21 (0.36%) SCCM
14 19 (0.32%) Graphite
14 19 (0.32%) Mesos
15 16 (0.27%) Ambari
15 16 (0.27%) vCenter Server
16 14 (0.24%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 687 (11.74%) Microsoft
2 673 (11.50%) Oracle
3 484 (8.27%) Atlassian
4 262 (4.48%) Google
5 236 (4.03%) SAP
6 149 (2.55%) IBM
7 126 (2.15%) HP
8 117 (2.00%) Red Hat
9 114 (1.95%) Splunk
10 109 (1.86%) CA Agile Central
11 105 (1.79%) hybris
12 104 (1.78%) VMware
13 103 (1.76%) Apple
14 89 (1.52%) Sybase
15 81 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
16 69 (1.18%) AppDynamics
17 60 (1.03%) Perforce
18 52 (0.89%) New Relic
19 48 (0.82%) Remedy
20 47 (0.80%) Adobe