Period
to 17 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 61 80 73
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7 +17
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 1,094 2,011 2,569
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.64% 3.93% 4.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.15% 20.48% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,050 1,532 1,935
Median annual salary £63,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.80% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £91,125 £88,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,095
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.58% +4.19%

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 4,938 9,821 12,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.94% 19.17% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,162 7,733 9,721
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in London

JIRA
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for JIRA in London

JIRA
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

Salary histogram for JIRA in London

JIRA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2021. 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
Central London +27 206 £65,000 +4.00% 39
South London +46 73 £57,500 +4.55% 12
West London +18 26 £55,000 - 10
East London +10 4 £53,750 +3.37% 4
North London +18 3 £70,000 +14.29%
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 667 (60.97%) Agile Software Development
2 431 (39.40%) Confluence
3 329 (30.07%) Java
4 324 (29.62%) AWS
5 323 (29.52%) Git (software)
6 301 (27.51%) Scrum
7 296 (27.06%) Finance
8 284 (25.96%) Python
8 284 (25.96%) DevOps
9 282 (25.78%) SQL
10 261 (23.86%) Jenkins
11 248 (22.67%) Test Automation
12 241 (22.03%) JavaScript
13 217 (19.84%) Linux
14 194 (17.73%) QA
15 185 (16.91%) Azure
16 153 (13.99%) C#
17 148 (13.53%) Docker
18 142 (12.98%) Kubernetes
19 140 (12.80%) Microsoft
20 139 (12.71%) Software Engineering
21 135 (12.34%) Atlassian
22 133 (12.16%) Selenium
23 120 (10.97%) TDD
24 119 (10.88%) BDD
25 115 (10.51%) Kanban
26 114 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
26 114 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
27 112 (10.24%) Degree
28 108 (9.87%) SDLC

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 431 (39.40%) Confluence
2 33 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 21 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
5 18 (1.65%) CMS
6 17 (1.55%) IIS
7 16 (1.46%) Apache Spark
8 12 (1.10%) WebSphere
9 11 (1.01%) nginx
9 11 (1.01%) WebLogic
10 9 (0.82%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.73%) Apache
11 8 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.46%) GeoServer
13 4 (0.37%) Drupal
14 3 (0.27%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.27%) Umbraco
15 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 43 (3.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (2.47%) Microsoft Project
4 26 (2.38%) MS Visio
5 25 (2.29%) Chatbot
6 20 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (0.55%) InVision
8 3 (0.27%) Adobe XD
8 3 (0.27%) Figma
8 3 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.27%) Sketch
8 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.27%) Zeplin
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.091%) Flinto
Business Applications
1 17 (1.55%) NetSuite
2 11 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.55%) Shopify
5 5 (0.46%) Magento
6 4 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.37%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.27%) Distributed Ledger
7 3 (0.27%) Eikon
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.18%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.18%) Summit
9 1 (0.091%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.091%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.091%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 324 (29.62%) AWS
2 185 (16.91%) Azure
3 87 (7.95%) GitHub
4 62 (5.67%) SaaS
5 57 (5.21%) Trello
6 56 (5.12%) GCP
7 51 (4.66%) Slack
8 44 (4.02%) Serverless
9 37 (3.38%) Azure Active Directory
10 31 (2.83%) Office 365
11 28 (2.56%) Amazon S3
11 28 (2.56%) Datadog
12 26 (2.38%) Power Platform
13 25 (2.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 25 (2.29%) Amazon SQS
14 19 (1.74%) AWS CloudFormation
15 18 (1.65%) G Suite
16 17 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
17 16 (1.46%) PaaS
18 15 (1.37%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.39%) TCP/IP
2 36 (3.29%) HTTP
3 28 (2.56%) DNS
4 20 (1.83%) Firewall
5 19 (1.74%) Internet
6 16 (1.46%) DHCP
7 15 (1.37%) HTTPS
8 13 (1.19%) FTP
8 13 (1.19%) IMAP
8 13 (1.19%) SMTP
9 12 (1.10%) SSH
9 12 (1.10%) VPN
10 7 (0.64%) SSL
11 6 (0.55%) Network Security
11 6 (0.55%) SAN
12 5 (0.46%) iSCSI
12 5 (0.46%) OpenLDAP
12 5 (0.46%) VLAN
13 4 (0.37%) Asterisk PBX
13 4 (0.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (8.23%) SQL Server
2 63 (5.76%) PostgreSQL
3 62 (5.67%) MongoDB
4 57 (5.21%) NoSQL
5 38 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (3.20%) Relational Database
7 34 (3.11%) Snowflake Schema
8 31 (2.83%) Looker
9 28 (2.56%) MySQL
10 24 (2.19%) Amazon RDS
11 23 (2.10%) Big Data
12 21 (1.92%) Power BI
13 18 (1.65%) Amazon Redshift
14 16 (1.46%) Blockchain
15 15 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (1.28%) Tableau
17 13 (1.19%) RDBMS
18 12 (1.10%) Hadoop
19 10 (0.91%) DB2
19 10 (0.91%) Redis
Development Applications
1 323 (29.52%) Git (software)
2 261 (23.86%) Jenkins
3 133 (12.16%) Selenium
4 97 (8.87%) Bitbucket
5 84 (7.68%) Cucumber
6 60 (5.48%) TestRail
7 54 (4.94%) Maven
7 54 (4.94%) TeamCity
8 51 (4.66%) JUnit
9 50 (4.57%) Artifactory
10 49 (4.48%) JMeter
11 44 (4.02%) Appium
11 44 (4.02%) GitLab
12 38 (3.47%) Subversion
13 35 (3.20%) Sonatype Nexus
13 35 (3.20%) WebDriver
14 29 (2.65%) LoadRunner
15 25 (2.29%) eggPlant
16 24 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 24 (2.19%) Postman
General
1 296 (27.06%) Finance
2 79 (7.22%) Banking
3 50 (4.57%) Marketing
4 45 (4.11%) Retail
5 37 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 30 (2.74%) Games
7 25 (2.29%) Public Sector
8 21 (1.92%) Advertising
9 20 (1.83%) Front Office
10 18 (1.65%) Electronics
11 17 (1.55%) Billing
12 15 (1.37%) Investment Banking
12 15 (1.37%) Manufacturing
13 13 (1.19%) Financial Institution
14 12 (1.10%) Retail Banking
15 10 (0.91%) Law
16 8 (0.73%) Italian Language
16 8 (0.73%) Legal
17 6 (0.55%) Publishing
18 5 (0.46%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 232 (21.21%) Developer
2 135 (12.34%) Analyst
3 74 (6.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 61 (5.58%) Project Manager
5 57 (5.21%) QA Engineer
6 56 (5.12%) Tester
7 54 (4.94%) Business Analyst
8 46 (4.20%) Product Manager
9 44 (4.02%) Software Engineer
10 42 (3.84%) Senior Developer
11 40 (3.66%) Automation Engineer
12 37 (3.38%) Test Analyst
13 36 (3.29%) Full Stack Developer
13 36 (3.29%) QA Automation Engineer
14 35 (3.20%) Consultant
15 34 (3.11%) .NET Developer
15 34 (3.11%) Java Developer
16 33 (3.02%) Test Engineer
17 30 (2.74%) Administrator
17 30 (2.74%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (9.60%) RESTful
2 102 (9.32%) HTML
3 93 (8.50%) .NET
4 92 (8.41%) REST
5 90 (8.23%) React
6 78 (7.13%) CSS
6 78 (7.13%) Node.js
7 76 (6.95%) Spring
8 57 (5.21%) AngularJS
9 54 (4.94%) Web Services
10 44 (4.02%) XML
11 34 (3.11%) JSON
12 33 (3.02%) ASP.NET
13 32 (2.93%) SOAP
14 31 (2.83%) HTML5
14 31 (2.83%) RabbitMQ
15 30 (2.74%) .NET Framework
15 30 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web API
16 29 (2.65%) LDAP
17 28 (2.56%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 102 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (5.94%) Mobile App
3 64 (5.85%) User Experience
4 33 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
5 28 (2.56%) STB
6 25 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
7 24 (2.19%) Clustering
8 23 (2.10%) Replication
9 22 (2.01%) Public Cloud
10 21 (1.92%) Equities
11 19 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 17 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.55%) Management Information System
12 17 (1.55%) Social Media
13 16 (1.46%) Digital TV
13 16 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
14 15 (1.37%) Virtual Team
15 13 (1.19%) Fixed Income
15 13 (1.19%) SWIFT
16 12 (1.10%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 217 (19.84%) Linux
2 92 (8.41%) Windows
3 57 (5.21%) Unix
4 36 (3.29%) CentOS
5 32 (2.93%) Android
6 29 (2.65%) Apple iOS
7 27 (2.47%) Windows Server
8 24 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (1.55%) Ubuntu
10 15 (1.37%) Debian
11 14 (1.28%) VMS
11 14 (1.28%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.73%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.46%) Fedora
15 4 (0.37%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.27%) AIX
16 3 (0.27%) Solaris
16 3 (0.27%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 667 (60.97%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (27.51%) Scrum
3 284 (25.96%) DevOps
4 248 (22.67%) Test Automation
5 139 (12.71%) Software Engineering
6 120 (10.97%) TDD
7 119 (10.88%) BDD
8 115 (10.51%) Kanban
9 114 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
9 114 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
10 108 (9.87%) SDLC
11 106 (9.69%) Project Management
12 100 (9.14%) Fintech
12 100 (9.14%) Microservices
13 78 (7.13%) Analytics
14 77 (7.04%) Unit Testing
15 68 (6.22%) Test Scripting
16 67 (6.12%) Data Science
17 65 (5.94%) User Stories
18 63 (5.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 329 (30.07%) Java
2 284 (25.96%) Python
3 282 (25.78%) SQL
4 241 (22.03%) JavaScript
5 153 (13.99%) C#
6 70 (6.40%) Bash Shell
7 57 (5.21%) Shell Script
8 53 (4.84%) TypeScript
9 49 (4.48%) Ruby
10 46 (4.20%) PowerShell
11 45 (4.11%) PHP
12 42 (3.84%) Perl
13 38 (3.47%) C
14 32 (2.93%) C++
14 32 (2.93%) Java 8
15 28 (2.56%) Go
16 26 (2.38%) T-SQL
17 22 (2.01%) Groovy
18 17 (1.55%) Kotlin
19 14 (1.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 112 (10.24%) Degree
2 61 (5.58%) Security Cleared
3 51 (4.66%) SC Cleared
4 29 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (1.65%) DV Cleared
6 14 (1.28%) PMP
7 11 (1.01%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (0.73%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.64%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.46%) AWS Certification
11 5 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.27%) CCNA
13 3 (0.27%) ISEB
13 3 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.27%) MCP
13 3 (0.27%) MCSE
13 3 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (17.73%) QA
2 22 (2.01%) PMO
3 21 (1.92%) GDPR
4 13 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.91%) SLA
6 5 (0.46%) WCAG
7 3 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (0.27%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.27%) Government Security Classifications
7 3 (0.27%) ISO 20022
7 3 (0.27%) NCSC
7 3 (0.27%) NIST
7 3 (0.27%) PSD2
7 3 (0.27%) TARGET2
8 2 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.18%) EMIR
8 2 (0.18%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.18%) MiFID
9 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 148 (13.53%) Docker
2 58 (5.30%) Active Directory
3 23 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.10%) Firmware
5 5 (0.46%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.27%) Varnish
6 3 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.18%) vSphere
8 1 (0.091%) NFS
Systems Management
1 142 (12.98%) Kubernetes
2 90 (8.23%) Ansible
3 87 (7.95%) Terraform
4 41 (3.75%) Puppet
5 31 (2.83%) Grafana
6 22 (2.01%) HP Quality Center
7 21 (1.92%) ZABBIX
8 19 (1.74%) Microsoft Intune
9 13 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (0.91%) Rancher
11 9 (0.82%) Prometheus
12 8 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
12 8 (0.73%) SCCM
13 7 (0.64%) Graylog
13 7 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
13 7 (0.64%) Nagios
14 6 (0.55%) HP ALM
15 5 (0.46%) Control-M
16 4 (0.37%) Kibana
17 3 (0.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 140 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 135 (12.34%) Atlassian
3 70 (6.40%) Oracle
4 64 (5.85%) Google
5 52 (4.75%) Salesforce.com
6 37 (3.38%) ServiceNow
7 34 (3.11%) VMware
8 25 (2.29%) HP
9 24 (2.19%) Splunk
10 19 (1.74%) IBM
11 18 (1.65%) SAP
11 18 (1.65%) Wrike
12 15 (1.37%) Red Hat
12 15 (1.37%) Remedy
13 13 (1.19%) Cisco
14 11 (1.01%) Apple
15 10 (0.91%) Dynatrace
15 10 (0.91%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
16 8 (0.73%) Sybase
16 8 (0.73%) Veracode