Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > London
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 68 69 68
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +13
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2,096 1,209 2,409
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.65% 4.22% 4.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.58% 21.42% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,345 976 1,879
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £51,250 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% +4.35%
75th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £57,210 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +4.02% +3.77% +6.00%

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 10,706 5,645 10,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.78% 19.70% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6,156 4,566 8,714
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £39,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £92,500
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +1 297 £70,000 - 78
South London +18 80 £57,500 - 19
West London -2 66 £60,000 +9.09% 22
East London +4 7 £75,000 +66.67% 23
North London +14 4 £56,250 -19.64% 1
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1,380 (65.84%) Agile Software Development
2 817 (38.98%) Confluence
3 680 (32.44%) Git (software)
4 635 (30.30%) Social Skills
5 626 (29.87%) Scrum
6 625 (29.82%) Finance
7 606 (28.91%) AWS
8 604 (28.82%) Java
9 572 (27.29%) SQL
10 564 (26.91%) DevOps
11 521 (24.86%) JavaScript
12 507 (24.19%) Test Automation
13 469 (22.38%) Python
14 435 (20.75%) Jenkins
15 422 (20.13%) Docker
16 397 (18.94%) Azure
17 394 (18.80%) HTML
18 388 (18.51%) Problem-Solving
19 377 (17.99%) React
20 376 (17.94%) QA
21 346 (16.51%) Kubernetes
22 329 (15.70%) Linux
23 328 (15.65%) CSS
24 327 (15.60%) Software Engineering
25 319 (15.22%) Microservices
26 301 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
27 300 (14.31%) SDLC
28 295 (14.07%) C#
29 292 (13.93%) Continuous Integration
30 276 (13.17%) REST

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
1 817 (38.98%) Confluence
2 57 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
3 52 (2.48%) CMS
4 47 (2.24%) SharePoint
5 42 (2.00%) Apache
5 42 (2.00%) Apache Spark
6 24 (1.15%) IIS
7 22 (1.05%) Tomcat
8 21 (1.00%) Drupal
8 21 (1.00%) WordPress
9 19 (0.91%) nginx
10 17 (0.81%) Apache Airflow
11 14 (0.67%) JBoss
11 14 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
12 11 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
12 11 (0.52%) Umbraco
13 10 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (0.43%) Apache Solr
14 9 (0.43%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 99 (4.72%) Microsoft Office
2 53 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 42 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 29 (1.38%) Figma
5 24 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
6 15 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 11 (0.52%) InVision
8 8 (0.38%) Adobe XD
8 8 (0.38%) Chatbot
8 8 (0.38%) Sketch
9 7 (0.33%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.19%) Mingle
12 3 (0.14%) PlantUML
13 2 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.095%) Gephi
13 2 (0.095%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.048%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 27 (1.29%) Shopify
2 22 (1.05%) Distributed Ledger
3 16 (0.76%) Magento
3 16 (0.76%) MetaTrader
3 16 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
4 11 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
5 10 (0.48%) NetSuite
6 8 (0.38%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.24%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 5 (0.24%) R3 Corda
8 4 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.14%) Elite 3E
9 3 (0.14%) Exchequer
10 2 (0.095%) BambooHR
10 2 (0.095%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.048%) Salerio
11 1 (0.048%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 606 (28.91%) AWS
2 397 (18.94%) Azure
3 200 (9.54%) Serverless
4 191 (9.11%) GitHub
5 162 (7.73%) GCP
6 156 (7.44%) SaaS
7 142 (6.77%) AWS Lambda
8 101 (4.82%) Amazon EC2
9 95 (4.53%) Amazon S3
10 85 (4.06%) AWS CloudFormation
11 81 (3.86%) Microsoft 365
12 74 (3.53%) npm
13 55 (2.62%) Power Platform
14 47 (2.24%) PaaS
15 41 (1.96%) Amazon EKS
16 34 (1.62%) IaaS
17 33 (1.57%) Amazon Cognito
18 32 (1.53%) Amazon ECS
18 32 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
19 30 (1.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 64 (3.05%) HTTP
2 44 (2.10%) DNS
3 43 (2.05%) SSL
4 40 (1.91%) VPN
5 37 (1.77%) Firewall
6 31 (1.48%) Internet
7 28 (1.34%) Broadband
8 24 (1.15%) TCP/IP
9 22 (1.05%) DHCP
10 18 (0.86%) LAN
10 18 (0.86%) WAN
11 14 (0.67%) SAN
11 14 (0.67%) VoIP
12 13 (0.62%) FTP
12 13 (0.62%) Intranet
12 13 (0.62%) Network Security
12 13 (0.62%) VLAN
13 8 (0.38%) Ethernet
14 7 (0.33%) Extranet
15 6 (0.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 164 (7.82%) PostgreSQL
3 158 (7.54%) NoSQL
4 129 (6.15%) Relational Database
5 115 (5.49%) MySQL
6 111 (5.30%) MongoDB
7 96 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
8 93 (4.44%) Big Data
9 83 (3.96%) Tableau
10 68 (3.24%) Amazon RDS
11 53 (2.53%) Redis
12 52 (2.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 51 (2.43%) Power BI
14 48 (2.29%) Amazon Aurora
15 41 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 38 (1.81%) Blockchain
16 38 (1.81%) Data Lake
16 38 (1.81%) Oracle Database
17 29 (1.38%) Hadoop
18 27 (1.29%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 680 (32.44%) Git (software)
2 435 (20.75%) Jenkins
3 228 (10.88%) Selenium
4 197 (9.40%) Bitbucket
5 158 (7.54%) Cucumber
6 115 (5.49%) Maven
7 102 (4.87%) JUnit
8 92 (4.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 86 (4.10%) webpack
10 83 (3.96%) Postman
11 82 (3.91%) GitLab
12 68 (3.24%) JMeter
12 68 (3.24%) Sonatype Nexus
13 64 (3.05%) TeamCity
14 63 (3.01%) gulp
15 62 (2.96%) Gradle
15 62 (2.96%) Jasmine
16 60 (2.86%) SpecFlow
17 54 (2.58%) SonarQube
18 52 (2.48%) Cypress.io
General
1 635 (30.30%) Social Skills
2 625 (29.82%) Finance
3 301 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
4 223 (10.64%) Banking
5 136 (6.49%) Retail
6 97 (4.63%) Presentation Skills
7 95 (4.53%) Marketing
8 76 (3.63%) Investment Banking
9 69 (3.29%) Influencing Skills
10 59 (2.81%) Public Sector
11 58 (2.77%) Advertising
11 58 (2.77%) Games
12 51 (2.43%) Legal
13 43 (2.05%) Telecoms
14 36 (1.72%) Front Office
15 35 (1.67%) Manufacturing
16 33 (1.57%) Organisational Skills
16 33 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
17 28 (1.34%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 28 (1.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 616 (29.39%) Developer
2 258 (12.31%) Analyst
3 191 (9.11%) Senior Developer
4 115 (5.49%) Project Manager
5 112 (5.34%) Software Engineer
6 101 (4.82%) DevOps Engineer
7 98 (4.68%) Java Developer
8 94 (4.48%) Business Analyst
9 86 (4.10%) QA Engineer
10 84 (4.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 79 (3.77%) .NET Developer
12 77 (3.67%) Full Stack Developer
13 69 (3.29%) Scrum Master
14 57 (2.72%) Test Engineer
15 54 (2.58%) C# Developer
15 54 (2.58%) JavaScript Developer
16 46 (2.19%) React Developer
17 43 (2.05%) Technical Leader
18 42 (2.00%) Data Analyst
19 41 (1.96%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (18.80%) HTML
2 377 (17.99%) React
3 328 (15.65%) CSS
4 276 (13.17%) REST
5 273 (13.02%) Node.js
6 247 (11.78%) AngularJS
7 223 (10.64%) .NET
8 212 (10.11%) RESTful
9 154 (7.35%) Spring
10 152 (7.25%) JSON
11 148 (7.06%) HTML5
11 148 (7.06%) Web Services
12 116 (5.53%) Vue.js
13 109 (5.20%) XML
14 102 (4.87%) Kafka
15 93 (4.44%) Sass
16 91 (4.34%) Redux
17 83 (3.96%) jQuery
18 76 (3.63%) Jest
19 74 (3.53%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 263 (12.55%) User Experience
2 123 (5.87%) Mobile App
3 108 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
4 80 (3.82%) Data Structures
5 69 (3.29%) Equities
6 58 (2.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 52 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
8 38 (1.81%) Algorithms
9 34 (1.62%) Derivative
9 34 (1.62%) iPad
10 33 (1.57%) Contract for Difference
11 32 (1.53%) Virtual Team
12 31 (1.48%) Management Information System
12 31 (1.48%) Spread Betting
13 30 (1.43%) Video\Live Streaming
14 29 (1.38%) Fixed Income
14 29 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
15 28 (1.34%) Cloud Native
16 26 (1.24%) Legacy Systems
17 24 (1.15%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 329 (15.70%) Linux
2 191 (9.11%) Windows
3 124 (5.92%) Unix
4 88 (4.20%) Apple iOS
5 86 (4.10%) Android
6 46 (2.19%) Windows Server
7 24 (1.15%) CentOS
8 22 (1.05%) Windows 10
9 14 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.52%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.43%) Solaris
12 9 (0.43%) Windows Server 2016
13 4 (0.19%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.14%) Debian
14 3 (0.14%) SUSE
15 2 (0.095%) CoreOS
15 2 (0.095%) VMS
16 1 (0.048%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,380 (65.84%) Agile Software Development
2 626 (29.87%) Scrum
3 564 (26.91%) DevOps
4 507 (24.19%) Test Automation
5 388 (18.51%) Problem-Solving
6 327 (15.60%) Software Engineering
7 319 (15.22%) Microservices
8 300 (14.31%) SDLC
9 292 (13.93%) Continuous Integration
10 269 (12.83%) BDD
11 254 (12.12%) TDD
12 249 (11.88%) Analytics
13 236 (11.26%) Full Stack Development
14 227 (10.83%) Project Management
15 208 (9.92%) Mentoring
16 200 (9.54%) Fintech
17 194 (9.26%) Kanban
17 194 (9.26%) Unit Testing
18 183 (8.73%) Computer Science
19 168 (8.02%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 604 (28.82%) Java
2 572 (27.29%) SQL
3 521 (24.86%) JavaScript
4 469 (22.38%) Python
5 295 (14.07%) C#
6 189 (9.02%) TypeScript
7 116 (5.53%) PowerShell
8 87 (4.15%) Java 8
9 67 (3.20%) Shell Script
10 66 (3.15%) ES6
11 62 (2.96%) C++
12 60 (2.86%) Kotlin
12 60 (2.86%) PHP
13 55 (2.62%) Bash Shell
14 47 (2.24%) C
15 41 (1.96%) PL/SQL
15 41 (1.96%) Scala
16 39 (1.86%) Go
17 38 (1.81%) Ruby
18 35 (1.67%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 260 (12.40%) Degree
2 82 (3.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 57 (2.72%) ISTQB
4 48 (2.29%) Security Cleared
5 40 (1.91%) SC Cleared
6 37 (1.77%) Master's Degree
7 24 (1.15%) PMI Certification
8 23 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 22 (1.05%) ISEB
10 19 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 17 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (0.48%) MCSE
13 8 (0.38%) MCDST
14 7 (0.33%) DV Cleared
14 7 (0.33%) IIBA
15 6 (0.29%) CBAP
15 6 (0.29%) PMP
16 5 (0.24%) A+ Certification
16 5 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 376 (17.94%) QA
2 55 (2.62%) Accessibility
3 42 (2.00%) PMO
4 40 (1.91%) GDPR
5 23 (1.10%) Data Quality
6 21 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 17 (0.81%) SLA
8 8 (0.38%) ISO 13485
9 7 (0.33%) IEC 62304
9 7 (0.33%) ISO 20022
10 6 (0.29%) ISO 15022
10 6 (0.29%) PMBOK
11 4 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.14%) GRC
13 2 (0.095%) IFRS
13 2 (0.095%) IFRS 9
13 2 (0.095%) MiFID
13 2 (0.095%) SEPA
13 2 (0.095%) WCAG
14 1 (0.048%) COBIT
System Software
1 422 (20.13%) Docker
2 81 (3.86%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 12 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.52%) LXC
6 9 (0.43%) iptables
6 9 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (0.33%) Ceph
9 6 (0.29%) Firmware
10 5 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.19%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.14%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.14%) vSphere
13 2 (0.095%) Varnish
13 2 (0.095%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.048%) XenApp
14 1 (0.048%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 346 (16.51%) Kubernetes
2 166 (7.92%) Ansible
3 157 (7.49%) Terraform
4 52 (2.48%) Grafana
5 46 (2.19%) Puppet
6 38 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
7 28 (1.34%) Opsgenie
8 26 (1.24%) Graphite
8 26 (1.24%) Graylog
8 26 (1.24%) Prometheus
9 25 (1.19%) Microsoft Intune
10 20 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
11 17 (0.81%) Kibana
12 13 (0.62%) Nagios
12 13 (0.62%) Packer
12 13 (0.62%) SCCM
13 12 (0.57%) Bugsnag
14 10 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
15 9 (0.43%) logstash
16 8 (0.38%) Consul
Vendors
1 261 (12.45%) Microsoft
2 183 (8.73%) Atlassian
3 167 (7.97%) Oracle
4 164 (7.82%) Google
5 59 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
6 58 (2.77%) SAP
7 55 (2.62%) ServiceNow
8 50 (2.39%) HP
9 44 (2.10%) Splunk
10 34 (1.62%) Sony
11 33 (1.57%) Red Hat
12 28 (1.34%) IBM
13 24 (1.15%) Adobe
14 21 (1.00%) Fidessa
14 21 (1.00%) Solace
14 21 (1.00%) Sybase
15 20 (0.95%) New Relic
16 19 (0.91%) Apple
16 19 (0.91%) Sitecore
17 16 (0.76%) hybris