Period
to 15 April 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 15 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > London
6 months to
15 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 66 79 69
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +14
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 1,353 1,842 2,505
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.37% 3.97% 4.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.61% 20.61% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,115 1,395 1,855
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.17% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £93,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 6,566 8,936 11,637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.19% 19.28% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5,172 7,001 9,363
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,000
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 15 April 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 15 April 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 -11 212 £67,250 +3.46% 74
South London +30 77 £62,500 +4.17% 8
West London +11 24 £62,500 +13.64% 17
East London +13 3 £65,000 +52.94% 20
North London +14 2 £52,500 -12.50% 3
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 15 April 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.

1 840 (62.08%) Agile Software Development
2 554 (40.95%) Confluence
3 434 (32.08%) Java
4 423 (31.26%) Scrum
5 394 (29.12%) Git (software)
6 388 (28.68%) AWS
7 383 (28.31%) Finance
8 362 (26.76%) Jenkins
9 357 (26.39%) DevOps
10 338 (24.98%) Test Automation
11 320 (23.65%) SQL
12 310 (22.91%) Python
13 288 (21.29%) JavaScript
14 268 (19.81%) Linux
15 233 (17.22%) Docker
16 232 (17.15%) QA
17 186 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
18 182 (13.45%) Microsoft
19 178 (13.16%) Azure
20 177 (13.08%) Kubernetes
21 169 (12.49%) Project Management
22 166 (12.27%) Software Engineering
23 164 (12.12%) SDLC
24 161 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
25 159 (11.75%) BDD
25 159 (11.75%) Selenium
26 157 (11.60%) Degree
27 153 (11.31%) Banking
28 151 (11.16%) C#
29 150 (11.09%) Microservices

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
1 554 (40.95%) Confluence
2 45 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 38 (2.81%) CMS
3 38 (2.81%) SharePoint
4 33 (2.44%) Apache Spark
5 25 (1.85%) Apache
6 16 (1.18%) Tomcat
7 14 (1.03%) JBoss
7 14 (1.03%) WordPress
8 13 (0.96%) Drupal
8 13 (0.96%) WebSphere
9 12 (0.89%) Apache Airflow
10 11 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (0.59%) nginx
11 8 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (0.59%) Umbraco
11 8 (0.59%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.52%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.52%) IIS
13 5 (0.37%) Moodle
Applications
1 60 (4.43%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (2.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (2.14%) MS Visio
4 28 (2.07%) Microsoft Project
5 16 (1.18%) Figma
6 14 (1.03%) InVision
7 13 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 9 (0.67%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.52%) Chatbot
10 5 (0.37%) Adobe XD
11 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.15%) Gephi
12 2 (0.15%) Zeplin
13 1 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.074%) Flinto
13 1 (0.074%) Mingle
13 1 (0.074%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 22 (1.63%) Shopify
2 17 (1.26%) NetSuite
3 13 (0.96%) Magento
3 13 (0.96%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.59%) SAP Hybris
6 6 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.30%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 4 (0.30%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.22%) Eikon
8 3 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.22%) Summit
9 1 (0.074%) FINCAD Analytics
9 1 (0.074%) MetaTrader
9 1 (0.074%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.074%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.074%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 388 (28.68%) AWS
2 178 (13.16%) Azure
3 114 (8.43%) GitHub
4 105 (7.76%) SaaS
5 80 (5.91%) GCP
6 61 (4.51%) Serverless
7 56 (4.14%) Amazon S3
8 48 (3.55%) Amazon EC2
9 46 (3.40%) Microsoft 365
9 46 (3.40%) Slack
10 45 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
11 40 (2.96%) Trello
12 35 (2.59%) AWS Lambda
13 33 (2.44%) Amazon ECS
14 30 (2.22%) BrowserStack
15 29 (2.14%) Azure Active Directory
16 28 (2.07%) Amazon EKS
17 26 (1.92%) npm
18 25 (1.85%) Power Platform
19 22 (1.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.44%) HTTP
2 32 (2.37%) DNS
3 22 (1.63%) Internet
3 22 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 20 (1.48%) DHCP
4 20 (1.48%) Firewall
4 20 (1.48%) VPN
5 14 (1.03%) SSL
6 10 (0.74%) FTP
7 9 (0.67%) Intranet
8 8 (0.59%) IMAP
8 8 (0.59%) SMTP
9 6 (0.44%) Network Security
10 5 (0.37%) iSCSI
10 5 (0.37%) MPLS
10 5 (0.37%) NAS
10 5 (0.37%) SSH
10 5 (0.37%) VLAN
11 4 (0.30%) OpenLDAP
11 4 (0.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 79 (5.84%) MongoDB
3 74 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
3 74 (5.47%) Relational Database
4 68 (5.03%) NoSQL
5 54 (3.99%) Big Data
6 49 (3.62%) MySQL
7 36 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
9 27 (2.00%) RDBMS
10 25 (1.85%) Blockchain
10 25 (1.85%) Tableau
11 22 (1.63%) Power BI
12 18 (1.33%) Hadoop
13 17 (1.26%) Amazon Redshift
14 16 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (1.18%) Snowflake Schema
15 15 (1.11%) Looker
16 13 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 13 (0.96%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 394 (29.12%) Git (software)
2 362 (26.76%) Jenkins
3 159 (11.75%) Selenium
4 123 (9.09%) Bitbucket
5 118 (8.72%) Cucumber
6 83 (6.13%) Maven
7 72 (5.32%) JMeter
8 70 (5.17%) JUnit
9 65 (4.80%) Artifactory
10 49 (3.62%) TeamCity
11 44 (3.25%) Sonatype Nexus
11 44 (3.25%) TestRail
12 41 (3.03%) GitLab
13 39 (2.88%) Appium
13 39 (2.88%) Gradle
13 39 (2.88%) Postman
14 38 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 36 (2.66%) LoadRunner
15 36 (2.66%) WebDriver
16 33 (2.44%) Mockito
General
1 383 (28.31%) Finance
2 153 (11.31%) Banking
3 71 (5.25%) Retail
4 59 (4.36%) Marketing
5 44 (3.25%) Investment Banking
6 43 (3.18%) Public Sector
7 40 (2.96%) Games
8 35 (2.59%) Advertising
9 26 (1.92%) Telecoms
10 24 (1.77%) Front Office
11 23 (1.70%) Legal
12 22 (1.63%) Billing
13 21 (1.55%) Electronics
14 19 (1.40%) Manufacturing
15 18 (1.33%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.89%) Publishing
17 11 (0.81%) Back Office
18 9 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
19 6 (0.44%) Retail Banking
20 3 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 317 (23.43%) Developer
2 152 (11.23%) Analyst
3 98 (7.24%) Project Manager
4 90 (6.65%) Senior Developer
5 87 (6.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 75 (5.54%) Business Analyst
7 69 (5.10%) QA Engineer
8 63 (4.66%) Software Engineer
9 61 (4.51%) Scrum Master
10 58 (4.29%) Java Developer
11 49 (3.62%) Full Stack Developer
12 44 (3.25%) Test Engineer
13 40 (2.96%) Tester
14 39 (2.88%) Automation Engineer
15 38 (2.81%) Product Manager
15 38 (2.81%) QA Automation Engineer
16 36 (2.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 35 (2.59%) Architect
17 35 (2.59%) AWS Engineer
18 34 (2.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (11.01%) HTML
2 142 (10.50%) React
3 128 (9.46%) Node.js
4 126 (9.31%) CSS
5 115 (8.50%) REST
6 113 (8.35%) Spring
7 111 (8.20%) RESTful
8 104 (7.69%) .NET
9 98 (7.24%) AngularJS
10 81 (5.99%) Web Services
11 64 (4.73%) JSON
12 54 (3.99%) HTML5
12 54 (3.99%) XML
13 50 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
14 49 (3.62%) Hibernate
15 46 (3.40%) Redux
16 45 (3.33%) SOAP
17 44 (3.25%) Spring Boot
18 41 (3.03%) Sass
19 38 (2.81%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 161 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 117 (8.65%) User Experience
3 85 (6.28%) Mobile App
4 54 (3.99%) Self-Motivation
5 33 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 29 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
8 26 (1.92%) Clustering
8 26 (1.92%) Data Structures
8 26 (1.92%) iPad
9 25 (1.85%) Equities
10 24 (1.77%) Derivative
11 23 (1.70%) Management Information System
12 22 (1.63%) N-Tier
13 20 (1.48%) Virtual Team
14 17 (1.26%) Digital Media
14 17 (1.26%) Fixed Income
15 16 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
16 13 (0.96%) Algorithms
16 13 (0.96%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 268 (19.81%) Linux
2 127 (9.39%) Windows
3 95 (7.02%) Unix
4 61 (4.51%) Android
5 56 (4.14%) Apple iOS
6 27 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (1.77%) CentOS
7 24 (1.77%) Windows Server
8 17 (1.26%) Ubuntu
9 12 (0.89%) Solaris
9 12 (0.89%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.67%) Debian
11 7 (0.52%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.22%) AIX
14 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.15%) VMS
15 1 (0.074%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.074%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 840 (62.08%) Agile Software Development
2 423 (31.26%) Scrum
3 357 (26.39%) DevOps
4 338 (24.98%) Test Automation
5 186 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
6 169 (12.49%) Project Management
7 166 (12.27%) Software Engineering
8 164 (12.12%) SDLC
9 159 (11.75%) BDD
10 150 (11.09%) Microservices
11 142 (10.50%) Fintech
12 138 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
13 131 (9.68%) TDD
14 129 (9.53%) Kanban
15 123 (9.09%) Analytics
16 120 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
17 104 (7.69%) Computer Science
17 104 (7.69%) Mentoring
18 96 (7.10%) Unit Testing
19 94 (6.95%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 434 (32.08%) Java
2 320 (23.65%) SQL
3 310 (22.91%) Python
4 288 (21.29%) JavaScript
5 151 (11.16%) C#
6 71 (5.25%) TypeScript
7 70 (5.17%) Bash Shell
8 62 (4.58%) Shell Script
9 52 (3.84%) Java 8
10 51 (3.77%) Ruby
11 49 (3.62%) PowerShell
12 41 (3.03%) Perl
12 41 (3.03%) PL/SQL
13 39 (2.88%) PHP
14 37 (2.73%) C
15 36 (2.66%) Groovy
16 35 (2.59%) Scala
17 29 (2.14%) Kotlin
18 28 (2.07%) Go
19 21 (1.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 157 (11.60%) Degree
2 60 (4.43%) Security Cleared
3 48 (3.55%) SC Cleared
4 45 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (1.85%) ISTQB
6 24 (1.77%) DV Cleared
7 23 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 12 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.59%) Master's Degree
11 7 (0.52%) AWS Certification
11 7 (0.52%) CCNA
11 7 (0.52%) ISEB
11 7 (0.52%) MCSE
12 5 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.30%) CEH
13 4 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
13 4 (0.30%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (17.15%) QA
2 21 (1.55%) PMO
3 16 (1.18%) SLA
4 13 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.81%) GDPR
6 5 (0.37%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (0.30%) Government Security Classifications
7 4 (0.30%) GRC
7 4 (0.30%) MiFID
7 4 (0.30%) NCSC
7 4 (0.30%) NIST
8 2 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.15%) EMIR
9 1 (0.074%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.074%) ISO 13485
9 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.074%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.074%) WCAG
System Software
1 233 (17.22%) Docker
2 51 (3.77%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.44%) Firmware
6 5 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.30%) LXC
8 2 (0.15%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.15%) Varnish
9 1 (0.074%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.074%) Ceph
9 1 (0.074%) iptables
9 1 (0.074%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 177 (13.08%) Kubernetes
2 117 (8.65%) Ansible
3 98 (7.24%) Terraform
4 55 (4.07%) Puppet
5 32 (2.37%) HP Quality Center
6 16 (1.18%) Microsoft Intune
6 16 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (1.18%) Prometheus
7 11 (0.81%) SCCM
8 10 (0.74%) Grafana
9 8 (0.59%) Nagios
9 8 (0.59%) Nessus
10 6 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
10 6 (0.44%) Kibana
10 6 (0.44%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (0.37%) Istio
11 5 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (0.37%) SCDPM
12 4 (0.30%) Ambari
Vendors
1 182 (13.45%) Microsoft
2 148 (10.94%) Atlassian
3 87 (6.43%) Google
4 74 (5.47%) Oracle
5 65 (4.80%) Salesforce.com
6 39 (2.88%) Splunk
7 37 (2.73%) HP
8 33 (2.44%) IBM
9 30 (2.22%) SAP
10 29 (2.14%) VMware
11 27 (2.00%) ServiceNow
12 18 (1.33%) Apple
13 16 (1.18%) Red Hat
14 14 (1.03%) Cloudera
14 14 (1.03%) Sybase
15 13 (0.96%) Elastic Path
15 13 (0.96%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
16 12 (0.89%) Cisco
16 12 (0.89%) hybris
16 12 (0.89%) JDA