Period
to

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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
UK > England
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 58 66 69
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 -1
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 7,812 4,104 3,040
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.20% 4.33% 4.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.43% 20.70% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3,734 2,799 2,426
10th Percentile £36,913 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £83,000
UK median annual salary £59,750 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.91% +4.55% +4.76%

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 33,340 19,830 14,302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.20% 20.91% 19.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14,284 13,365 11,639
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,297 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.03% +0.54% +7.84%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in England

JIRA
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JIRA in England.

Salary trend for JIRA in England

JIRA
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in England over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London +6 4,509 £67,500 +3.85% 227
South East -18 920 £55,000 +4.76% 114
North of England +14 761 £50,000 +11.11% 99
Midlands +55 693 £50,000 +5.26% 78
West Midlands +58 487 £50,000 +11.11% 55
South West +3 466 £47,500 -5.00% 63
North West +12 448 £47,500 +5.56% 62
East of England -11 339 £55,000 -4.35% 36
Yorkshire +30 277 £50,979 +19.95% 24
East Midlands +20 204 £47,500 - 23
North East -19 36 £40,000 -4.19% 13
JIRA
UK

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 5,429 (69.50%) Agile
2 2,754 (35.25%) Confluence
3 2,414 (30.90%) Social Skills
4 2,310 (29.57%) Git (software)
5 2,198 (28.14%) JavaScript
6 2,190 (28.03%) Scrum
7 2,185 (27.97%) Finance
8 2,180 (27.91%) DevOps
9 2,050 (26.24%) AWS
10 1,930 (24.71%) CI/CD
11 1,896 (24.27%) Java
12 1,889 (24.18%) SQL
13 1,794 (22.96%) Python
14 1,717 (21.98%) Test Automation
15 1,652 (21.15%) Azure
16 1,473 (18.86%) HTML
17 1,450 (18.56%) Software Engineering
18 1,440 (18.43%) Jenkins
19 1,418 (18.15%) CSS
20 1,394 (17.84%) Problem-Solving
21 1,358 (17.38%) Degree
22 1,319 (16.88%) Docker
23 1,186 (15.18%) QA
24 1,134 (14.52%) React
25 1,110 (14.21%) TDD
26 1,106 (14.16%) Mentoring
27 1,095 (14.02%) Linux
28 1,069 (13.68%) User Stories
29 1,052 (13.47%) Project Management
30 1,049 (13.43%) Kubernetes

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 2,754 (35.25%) Confluence
2 270 (3.46%) Apache Spark
3 207 (2.65%) CMS
4 204 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 196 (2.51%) Apache
6 111 (1.42%) Tomcat
7 58 (0.74%) IIS
8 50 (0.64%) Jupyter
9 46 (0.59%) Apache Airflow
10 39 (0.50%) nginx
11 38 (0.49%) WordPress
12 37 (0.47%) JBoss
13 35 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
14 31 (0.40%) Strapi
15 29 (0.37%) IBM Domino
16 22 (0.28%) MS Exchange
16 22 (0.28%) WebSphere
17 21 (0.27%) Headless CMS
18 19 (0.24%) WildFly
19 18 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 299 (3.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 269 (3.44%) Microsoft Office
3 199 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 182 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 164 (2.10%) Sketch
6 136 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
7 80 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 80 (1.02%) InVision
8 62 (0.79%) Photoshop
9 60 (0.77%) Simulink
10 56 (0.72%) Adobe XD
11 47 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
12 35 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
13 34 (0.44%) Maya
14 28 (0.36%) Zeplin
15 26 (0.33%) InDesign
16 22 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
17 14 (0.18%) Chatbot
18 13 (0.17%) CANalyzer
18 13 (0.17%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 76 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 52 (0.67%) Magento
3 31 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
3 31 (0.40%) Shopify
4 13 (0.17%) NetSuite
4 13 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
5 12 (0.15%) Primavera
6 11 (0.14%) Line 50
6 11 (0.14%) Sage 200
7 9 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
8 8 (0.10%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
8 8 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.10%) SAP APO
8 8 (0.10%) SAP CRM
8 8 (0.10%) Workday HCM
9 6 (0.077%) Adobe Campaign
9 6 (0.077%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.077%) WebTrends
10 5 (0.064%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.064%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2,050 (26.24%) AWS
2 1,652 (21.15%) Azure
3 745 (9.54%) Serverless
4 728 (9.32%) GitHub
5 694 (8.88%) GCP
6 584 (7.48%) SaaS
7 475 (6.08%) Azure DevOps
8 380 (4.86%) AWS Lambda
9 308 (3.94%) OpenShift
10 213 (2.73%) Amazon S3
11 207 (2.65%) Cloud Functions
12 204 (2.61%) Microsoft 365
13 194 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
13 194 (2.48%) Power Platform
14 192 (2.46%) Slack
15 152 (1.95%) Miro
16 148 (1.89%) Trello
17 140 (1.79%) PaaS
18 134 (1.72%) npm
19 131 (1.68%) Figma
Communications & Networking
1 319 (4.08%) Internet
2 154 (1.97%) HTTP
3 138 (1.77%) DNS
4 106 (1.36%) Firewall
5 96 (1.23%) TCP/IP
6 82 (1.05%) SSL
7 79 (1.01%) DHCP
8 59 (0.76%) VPN
9 58 (0.74%) Broadband
10 51 (0.65%) WAN
11 47 (0.60%) LAN
12 43 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
12 43 (0.55%) Wireshark
13 39 (0.50%) tcpdump
14 38 (0.49%) Network Security
15 37 (0.47%) FTP
16 35 (0.45%) IMAP
17 33 (0.42%) SSH
18 31 (0.40%) BGP
19 30 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 815 (10.43%) MySQL
2 700 (8.96%) SQL Server
3 695 (8.90%) PostgreSQL
4 487 (6.23%) NoSQL
5 403 (5.16%) MongoDB
6 324 (4.15%) Relational Database
7 248 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 247 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
9 201 (2.57%) Flink
10 196 (2.51%) Big Data
11 187 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
12 166 (2.12%) Power BI
13 150 (1.92%) Tableau
14 135 (1.73%) Redis
15 130 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
16 124 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 111 (1.42%) DynamoDB
18 76 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 74 (0.95%) BigQuery
20 66 (0.84%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 2,310 (29.57%) Git (software)
2 1,440 (18.43%) Jenkins
3 581 (7.44%) Selenium
4 521 (6.67%) Bitbucket
5 414 (5.30%) Cucumber
6 375 (4.80%) GitLab
7 355 (4.54%) Maven
8 316 (4.05%) Subversion
9 305 (3.90%) Postman
10 248 (3.17%) Gradle
11 233 (2.98%) Cypress.io
12 216 (2.76%) JUnit
13 200 (2.56%) Ant
14 178 (2.28%) JMeter
15 155 (1.98%) TestRail
16 141 (1.80%) Appium
17 138 (1.77%) Visual Studio
18 132 (1.69%) SonarQube
18 132 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
19 128 (1.64%) Zephyr
General
1 2,414 (30.90%) Social Skills
2 2,185 (27.97%) Finance
3 872 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
4 572 (7.32%) Marketing
5 571 (7.31%) Banking
6 527 (6.75%) Retail
7 461 (5.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 399 (5.11%) Games
9 308 (3.94%) Manufacturing
10 260 (3.33%) Presentation Skills
11 221 (2.83%) Legal
12 207 (2.65%) Automotive
13 204 (2.61%) Public Sector
14 181 (2.32%) Advertising
15 179 (2.29%) Organisational Skills
16 165 (2.11%) Telecoms
17 161 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
18 139 (1.78%) Law
19 136 (1.74%) Electronics
20 135 (1.73%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 1,648 (21.10%) Developer
2 1,083 (13.86%) Analyst
3 668 (8.55%) Software Engineer
4 449 (5.75%) Senior Developer
5 439 (5.62%) Business Analyst
6 351 (4.49%) Project Manager
7 294 (3.76%) Java Engineer
8 281 (3.60%) Scrum Master
9 278 (3.56%) Test Engineer
10 272 (3.48%) Software Developer
11 253 (3.24%) Product Owner
12 251 (3.21%) Product Manager
13 239 (3.06%) DevOps Engineer
14 235 (3.01%) Senior Java Engineer
15 234 (3.00%) QA Engineer
16 192 (2.46%) Senior Analyst
17 189 (2.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 189 (2.42%) Senior Software Engineer
18 173 (2.21%) Full Stack Developer
19 168 (2.15%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,473 (18.86%) HTML
2 1,418 (18.15%) CSS
3 1,134 (14.52%) React
4 776 (9.93%) .NET
5 691 (8.85%) AngularJS
6 627 (8.03%) Node.js
7 618 (7.91%) REST
8 594 (7.60%) RESTful
9 532 (6.81%) HTML5
10 491 (6.29%) Vue.js
11 431 (5.52%) Spring
12 394 (5.04%) CSS3
13 375 (4.80%) JSON
14 349 (4.47%) Web Services
15 314 (4.02%) ASP.NET
16 260 (3.33%) WPF
17 259 (3.32%) Sass
18 252 (3.23%) XML
19 238 (3.05%) SOAP
20 227 (2.91%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 963 (12.33%) User Experience
2 639 (8.18%) Data Structures
3 589 (7.54%) Algorithms
4 485 (6.21%) Mobile App
5 449 (5.75%) Self-Motivation
6 287 (3.67%) Linux Command Line
7 267 (3.42%) Life Science
8 215 (2.75%) Virtual Team
9 214 (2.74%) Management Information System
10 138 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
11 134 (1.72%) Public Cloud
12 130 (1.66%) Sports Betting
13 123 (1.57%) Cyberattack
14 115 (1.47%) Cloud Native
15 111 (1.42%) NHS
16 93 (1.19%) Social Media
17 89 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
18 87 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 83 (1.06%) Online Banking
20 82 (1.05%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 1,095 (14.02%) Linux
2 563 (7.21%) Windows
3 492 (6.30%) Unix
4 382 (4.89%) Android
5 337 (4.31%) Apple iOS
6 130 (1.66%) Windows Server
7 64 (0.82%) Ubuntu
8 52 (0.67%) CentOS
9 44 (0.56%) Windows 10
10 40 (0.51%) Mac OS
10 40 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 34 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
12 24 (0.31%) FreeRTOS
13 18 (0.23%) Debian
13 18 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
15 13 (0.17%) Mac OS X
16 10 (0.13%) VMS
16 10 (0.13%) VxWorks
17 5 (0.064%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,429 (69.50%) Agile
2 2,190 (28.03%) Scrum
3 2,180 (27.91%) DevOps
4 1,930 (24.71%) CI/CD
5 1,717 (21.98%) Test Automation
6 1,450 (18.56%) Software Engineering
7 1,394 (17.84%) Problem-Solving
8 1,110 (14.21%) TDD
9 1,106 (14.16%) Mentoring
10 1,069 (13.68%) User Stories
11 1,052 (13.47%) Project Management
12 1,004 (12.85%) Continuous Integration
13 959 (12.28%) Software Testing
14 951 (12.17%) Microservices
15 884 (11.32%) Coaching
16 870 (11.14%) Kanban
17 865 (11.07%) SDLC
18 861 (11.02%) Analytics
18 861 (11.02%) Computer Science
19 798 (10.22%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 2,198 (28.14%) JavaScript
2 1,896 (24.27%) Java
3 1,889 (24.18%) SQL
4 1,794 (22.96%) Python
5 886 (11.34%) C#
6 650 (8.32%) PHP
7 548 (7.01%) C++
8 539 (6.90%) PowerShell
9 449 (5.75%) TypeScript
10 445 (5.70%) Ruby
11 434 (5.56%) C
12 380 (4.86%) Shell Script
13 334 (4.28%) Bash
14 290 (3.71%) Objective-C
15 252 (3.23%) Perl
16 214 (2.74%) ES6
17 188 (2.41%) Kotlin
18 159 (2.04%) Go
19 118 (1.51%) Apple Swift
20 93 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1,358 (17.38%) Degree
2 471 (6.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 334 (4.28%) Security Cleared
4 299 (3.83%) ISTQB
5 263 (3.37%) SC Cleared
6 181 (2.32%) Master's Degree
7 128 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 127 (1.63%) ISEB
9 91 (1.16%) PMI Certification
10 71 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 52 (0.67%) PMP
12 48 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 43 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
14 36 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
15 33 (0.42%) DV Cleared
16 25 (0.32%) IIBA
16 25 (0.32%) MCSE
17 24 (0.31%) AWS Certification
17 24 (0.31%) CCNP
18 23 (0.29%) CSPO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,186 (15.18%) QA
2 465 (5.95%) Accessibility
3 100 (1.28%) Data Quality
4 93 (1.19%) SLA
5 90 (1.15%) PMO
6 76 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 69 (0.88%) GDPR
8 34 (0.44%) IEC 62304
9 33 (0.42%) ISO 13485
9 33 (0.42%) WAI
10 20 (0.26%) ISO 26262
11 18 (0.23%) NIST
12 17 (0.22%) HL7
13 16 (0.20%) ISO 20022
14 14 (0.18%) ISO 9001
15 13 (0.17%) WCAG
16 12 (0.15%) PCI DSS
17 10 (0.13%) Automotive SPICE
17 10 (0.13%) MiFID
18 9 (0.12%) MISRA
System Software
1 1,319 (16.88%) Docker
2 148 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 63 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (0.56%) Firmware
5 33 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 22 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
6 22 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 14 (0.18%) vSphere
9 10 (0.13%) BitLocker
10 9 (0.12%) GridGain
10 9 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
11 8 (0.10%) Apache Flume
12 6 (0.077%) VirtualBox
13 5 (0.064%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 5 (0.064%) Slurm Workload Manager
14 4 (0.051%) HDFS
14 4 (0.051%) Postfix
14 4 (0.051%) Varnish
15 3 (0.038%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 1,049 (13.43%) Kubernetes
2 427 (5.47%) Terraform
3 368 (4.71%) Ansible
4 105 (1.34%) Grafana
5 95 (1.22%) Prometheus
6 80 (1.02%) Puppet
7 70 (0.90%) HP ALM
8 65 (0.83%) Kibana
8 65 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
9 63 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
10 55 (0.70%) Istio
11 52 (0.67%) Bugsnag
12 51 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
13 41 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
13 41 (0.52%) Nagios
14 34 (0.44%) SCCM
15 31 (0.40%) ZABBIX
16 27 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
17 24 (0.31%) Packer
18 21 (0.27%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 1,009 (12.92%) Microsoft
2 788 (10.09%) Google
3 562 (7.19%) Atlassian
4 427 (5.47%) Oracle
5 302 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
6 201 (2.57%) Adobe
7 190 (2.43%) SAP
8 186 (2.38%) ServiceNow
9 167 (2.14%) Apple
10 132 (1.69%) Sony
11 112 (1.43%) HP
12 94 (1.20%) Splunk
13 93 (1.19%) Cisco
14 91 (1.16%) VMware
15 82 (1.05%) Red Hat
16 77 (0.99%) IBM
17 48 (0.61%) New Relic
18 45 (0.58%) Siemens
19 43 (0.55%) Perforce
20 42 (0.54%) AppDynamics