Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
UK > England
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 101 140
Rank change year-on-year +24 +39 +70
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 6,134 4,775 4,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.82% 3.00% 2.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.26% 15.03% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4,780 3,973 4,018
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,000 £76,250 £72,500
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 33,586 31,765 34,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.89% 19.95% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27,440 26,933 29,696
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +3 2,604 £57,500 - 319
South East +38 1,051 £47,500 +5.56% 166
North of England +39 879 £45,000 +12.50% 146
South West +34 652 £50,000 +11.11% 74
East of England +21 508 £50,000 +11.11% 76
North West +41 493 £45,000 +20.00% 86
Midlands +97 444 £42,500 +1.07% 90
Yorkshire +32 346 £45,000 +2.27% 44
West Midlands +95 257 £39,000 -8.24% 71
East Midlands +75 187 £45,000 +12.50% 19
North East +10 40 £40,000 - 16
JIRA
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4,325 (70.51%) Agile Software Development
2 1,951 (31.81%) Java
3 1,843 (30.05%) Confluence
4 1,766 (28.79%) Scrum
5 1,720 (28.04%) Git (software)
6 1,709 (27.86%) Test Automation
7 1,652 (26.93%) SQL
8 1,413 (23.04%) Jenkins
9 1,325 (21.60%) Linux
10 1,300 (21.19%) Finance
11 1,268 (20.67%) JavaScript
12 1,166 (19.01%) C#
13 1,160 (18.91%) DevOps
14 1,141 (18.60%) TDD
15 1,049 (17.10%) Selenium
16 1,041 (16.97%) QA
17 966 (15.75%) HTML
18 946 (15.42%) Amazon AWS
19 923 (15.05%) .NET
20 900 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
21 887 (14.46%) BDD
22 835 (13.61%) SDLC
23 825 (13.45%) Web Services
24 824 (13.43%) Python
25 810 (13.21%) SQL Server
26 782 (12.75%) Problem-Solving
27 776 (12.65%) CSS
28 765 (12.47%) Software Engineering
29 746 (12.16%) Windows
30 726 (11.84%) Microsoft

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 1,843 (30.05%) Confluence
2 285 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 237 (3.86%) Apache
4 186 (3.03%) IIS
5 172 (2.80%) CMS
6 150 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
7 119 (1.94%) Apache Spark
8 105 (1.71%) WebSphere
9 102 (1.66%) JBoss
10 91 (1.48%) Mule
11 71 (1.16%) WordPress
12 64 (1.04%) Drupal
13 63 (1.03%) SharePoint
14 61 (0.99%) WebLogic
15 60 (0.98%) nginx
16 57 (0.93%) OpenStack
17 56 (0.91%) Umbraco
18 51 (0.83%) Apache Pig
19 50 (0.82%) Apache Solr
20 46 (0.75%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 181 (2.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 165 (2.69%) Microsoft Office
3 127 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 119 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
5 60 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 20 (0.33%) InVision
7 15 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 15 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.18%) HipChat
9 7 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 6 (0.098%) UserZoom
11 4 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
11 4 (0.065%) Mingle
12 3 (0.049%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.033%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.016%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.016%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.016%) InDesign
14 1 (0.016%) Maya
14 1 (0.016%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 41 (0.67%) Magento
2 37 (0.60%) SAP Hybris
3 36 (0.59%) Distributed Ledger
4 34 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 28 (0.46%) Workfront
6 24 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
7 18 (0.29%) MetaTrader
8 17 (0.28%) Elite 3E
9 15 (0.24%) Documaker
10 13 (0.21%) Shopify
11 12 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
11 12 (0.20%) SAP CRM
12 9 (0.15%) assyst
12 9 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
12 9 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
12 9 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
12 9 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
12 9 (0.15%) Oracle iProcurement
12 9 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
12 9 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 946 (15.42%) Amazon AWS
2 693 (11.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 351 (5.72%) SaaS
4 337 (5.49%) GitHub
5 187 (3.05%) Slack
6 138 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
6 138 (2.25%) IaaS
7 129 (2.10%) PaaS
8 128 (2.09%) Trello
9 126 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
10 101 (1.65%) Amazon S3
11 98 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
12 77 (1.26%) Amazon SQS
13 71 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
13 71 (1.16%) Office 365
14 67 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 63 (1.03%) npm
16 42 (0.68%) Google Analytics
17 37 (0.60%) BrowserStack
18 32 (0.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 178 (2.90%) HTTP
2 151 (2.46%) TCP/IP
3 124 (2.02%) Internet
4 123 (2.01%) DNS
5 122 (1.99%) Wireless
6 95 (1.55%) Firewall
7 78 (1.27%) DHCP
8 77 (1.26%) SSL
9 62 (1.01%) VPN
10 42 (0.68%) SNMP
11 40 (0.65%) SMS
12 39 (0.64%) SSH
13 33 (0.54%) FTP
14 27 (0.44%) ICMP
14 27 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
15 26 (0.42%) Bluetooth
16 24 (0.39%) SAN
16 24 (0.39%) Telnet
17 23 (0.37%) NetScaler
18 22 (0.36%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 810 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 453 (7.39%) MySQL
3 361 (5.89%) NoSQL
4 337 (5.49%) Big Data
5 297 (4.84%) MongoDB
6 246 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
7 226 (3.68%) Relational Database
8 187 (3.05%) Hadoop
9 141 (2.30%) Oracle Database
10 140 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
11 119 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 114 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 106 (1.73%) Redis
14 96 (1.57%) Blockchain
15 88 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
16 69 (1.12%) Power BI
17 67 (1.09%) RDBMS
18 64 (1.04%) Apache Hive
19 63 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
20 58 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1,720 (28.04%) Git (software)
2 1,413 (23.04%) Jenkins
3 1,049 (17.10%) Selenium
4 554 (9.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 546 (8.90%) Bitbucket
6 522 (8.51%) Cucumber
7 521 (8.49%) Maven
8 448 (7.30%) TeamCity
9 415 (6.77%) Subversion
10 401 (6.54%) JUnit
11 326 (5.31%) WebDriver
12 324 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
13 272 (4.43%) Octopus Deploy
14 267 (4.35%) SoapUI
15 223 (3.64%) Visual Studio
16 219 (3.57%) Gradle
17 208 (3.39%) JMeter
18 148 (2.41%) Eclipse
19 144 (2.35%) Sonatype Nexus
20 114 (1.86%) Calabash
General
1 1,300 (21.19%) Finance
2 489 (7.97%) Retail
3 395 (6.44%) Banking
4 245 (3.99%) Marketing
5 198 (3.23%) Games
6 190 (3.10%) Electronics
7 128 (2.09%) Telecoms
8 126 (2.05%) Advertising
9 105 (1.71%) Investment Banking
10 100 (1.63%) Publishing
11 88 (1.43%) Manufacturing
12 80 (1.30%) Legal
13 72 (1.17%) Automotive
14 62 (1.01%) Law
15 60 (0.98%) Financial Institution
16 46 (0.75%) Front Office
17 45 (0.73%) Back Office
18 41 (0.67%) Retail Banking
19 27 (0.44%) Aerospace
20 19 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,777 (28.97%) Developer
2 956 (15.59%) Analyst
3 444 (7.24%) Java Developer
4 411 (6.70%) Tester
5 367 (5.98%) Business Analyst
6 365 (5.95%) Test Analyst
7 345 (5.62%) Project Manager
8 338 (5.51%) Senior Developer
9 330 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer
10 310 (5.05%) Software Engineer
11 289 (4.71%) .NET Developer
12 274 (4.47%) Software Developer
13 270 (4.40%) Test Engineer
14 256 (4.17%) QA Engineer
15 211 (3.44%) C# Developer
16 198 (3.23%) Java Engineer
17 197 (3.21%) Automation Tester
18 184 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
19 170 (2.77%) Scrum Master
20 149 (2.43%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 966 (15.75%) HTML
2 923 (15.05%) .NET
3 825 (13.45%) Web Services
4 776 (12.65%) CSS
5 636 (10.37%) REST
6 612 (9.98%) AngularJS
7 448 (7.30%) jQuery
8 439 (7.16%) Spring
9 419 (6.83%) XML
10 408 (6.65%) RESTful
11 373 (6.08%) JSON
12 368 (6.00%) SOAP
13 360 (5.87%) Node.js
14 350 (5.71%) ASP.NET
15 313 (5.10%) HTML5
16 294 (4.79%) React
17 250 (4.08%) .NET Framework
18 228 (3.72%) Hibernate
19 227 (3.70%) CSS3
20 190 (3.10%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 551 (8.98%) User Experience
2 502 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
3 408 (6.65%) Mobile App
4 384 (6.26%) Computer Science
5 291 (4.74%) Fintech
6 225 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
7 170 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
7 170 (2.77%) Greenfield Project
8 150 (2.45%) Management Information System
9 86 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
10 75 (1.22%) Virtual Team
11 66 (1.08%) Private Cloud
12 64 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 54 (0.88%) Data Centre
13 54 (0.88%) Public Cloud
14 52 (0.85%) Clustering
15 51 (0.83%) Algorithms
16 49 (0.80%) Wiki
17 47 (0.77%) Data Structures
18 38 (0.62%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1,325 (21.60%) Linux
2 746 (12.16%) Windows
3 373 (6.08%) Unix
4 351 (5.72%) Android
5 250 (4.08%) Apple iOS
6 199 (3.24%) Windows Server
7 106 (1.73%) CentOS
8 75 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 49 (0.80%) Ubuntu
10 47 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 38 (0.62%) Mac OS X
11 38 (0.62%) Windows 7
12 36 (0.59%) Debian
13 32 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (0.49%) Windows 10
15 26 (0.42%) CoreOS
16 25 (0.41%) Solaris
17 18 (0.29%) FreeRTOS
18 17 (0.28%) ThreadX
19 16 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,325 (70.51%) Agile Software Development
2 1,766 (28.79%) Scrum
3 1,709 (27.86%) Test Automation
4 1,160 (18.91%) DevOps
5 1,141 (18.60%) TDD
6 900 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
7 887 (14.46%) BDD
8 835 (13.61%) SDLC
9 782 (12.75%) Problem-Solving
10 765 (12.47%) Software Engineering
11 715 (11.66%) Project Management
12 665 (10.84%) Kanban
13 518 (8.44%) MVC
14 450 (7.34%) Waterfall
15 443 (7.22%) Microservices
16 442 (7.21%) User Stories
17 429 (6.99%) E-Commerce
18 428 (6.98%) Test Scripting
19 408 (6.65%) OO
20 406 (6.62%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,951 (31.81%) Java
2 1,652 (26.93%) SQL
3 1,268 (20.67%) JavaScript
4 1,166 (19.01%) C#
5 824 (13.43%) Python
6 421 (6.86%) C++
7 382 (6.23%) PHP
8 356 (5.80%) Bash Shell
9 340 (5.54%) PowerShell
10 304 (4.96%) Ruby
11 300 (4.89%) C
12 262 (4.27%) T-SQL
13 228 (3.72%) Perl
14 196 (3.20%) Java 8
15 131 (2.14%) Scala
16 116 (1.89%) Shell Script
17 106 (1.73%) Objective-C
18 98 (1.60%) ES6
19 96 (1.57%) VB.NET
20 88 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 708 (11.54%) Degree
2 312 (5.09%) ISTQB
3 267 (4.35%) ISEB
4 240 (3.91%) Security Cleared
5 132 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 128 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 104 (1.70%) DV Cleared
8 103 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 98 (1.60%) SC Cleared
10 76 (1.24%) PMI Certification
11 69 (1.12%) MCSE
12 66 (1.08%) PMP
13 46 (0.75%) Master's Degree
14 40 (0.65%) MCSA
15 35 (0.57%) MCP
16 32 (0.52%) SSCP
17 30 (0.49%) CCNA
17 30 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
18 29 (0.47%) CISSP
19 24 (0.39%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,041 (16.97%) QA
2 79 (1.29%) PMO
3 69 (1.12%) SLA
4 54 (0.88%) GCP
5 42 (0.68%) GDPR
6 28 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 28 (0.46%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (0.15%) SEPA
9 6 (0.098%) IFRS
9 6 (0.098%) IFRS 9
10 5 (0.082%) ISO 13485
10 5 (0.082%) ISO 20022
10 5 (0.082%) PSD2
11 4 (0.065%) Def Stans
11 4 (0.065%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.065%) WCAG
12 3 (0.049%) P3O
13 2 (0.033%) EMIR
13 2 (0.033%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 612 (9.98%) Docker
2 213 (3.47%) Active Directory
3 143 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 84 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
5 52 (0.85%) Hyper-V
6 40 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
7 37 (0.60%) vSphere
8 32 (0.52%) Firmware
9 26 (0.42%) Samba
10 25 (0.41%) VirtualBox
11 20 (0.33%) HDFS
12 15 (0.24%) Apache Flume
13 12 (0.20%) NFS
14 10 (0.16%) VMware NSX
15 8 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 7 (0.11%) Postfix
17 6 (0.098%) KVM
18 5 (0.082%) BIND 9
18 5 (0.082%) Kamailio
18 5 (0.082%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 474 (7.73%) Puppet
2 405 (6.60%) Ansible
3 314 (5.12%) Opscode Chef
4 165 (2.69%) Kubernetes
5 154 (2.51%) Terraform
6 118 (1.92%) Nagios
7 99 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
8 88 (1.43%) HP ALM
9 75 (1.22%) Kibana
10 69 (1.12%) HockeyApp
11 43 (0.70%) Salt
12 41 (0.67%) logstash
13 36 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
14 32 (0.52%) Automic
14 32 (0.52%) Consul
15 29 (0.47%) Packer
15 29 (0.47%) Rundeck
16 27 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 23 (0.37%) Graphite
18 22 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 726 (11.84%) Microsoft
2 615 (10.03%) Oracle
3 525 (8.56%) Atlassian
4 263 (4.29%) Google
5 194 (3.16%) HP
6 190 (3.10%) VMware
7 175 (2.85%) WorldPay
8 174 (2.84%) SAP
9 147 (2.40%) Splunk
10 117 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
11 116 (1.89%) AppDynamics
12 111 (1.81%) IBM
13 108 (1.76%) New Relic
13 108 (1.76%) Red Hat
14 69 (1.12%) ServiceNow
15 64 (1.04%) CA Agile Central
15 64 (1.04%) Sitecore
16 61 (0.99%) hybris
17 60 (0.98%) Tableau
17 60 (0.98%) Trend Micro