Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 68 59 73
Rank change year-on-year -9 +14 +7
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2,430 904 2,235
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.77% 4.54% 4.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.31% 21.78% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,470 782 1,678
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £38,000
25th Percentile £48,344 £52,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
75th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £83,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 11,967 4,151 10,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.48% 20.85% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6,595 3,469 8,188
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +0.92% +6.86%

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 27 October 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 27 October 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 +14 356 £67,500 +7.14% 85
West London -33 82 £60,000 +14.29% 29
South London -20 73 £57,500 - 7
East London -10 11 £85,000 +88.89% 22
North London -12 4 £71,250 +42.50% 5
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 1,615 (66.46%) Agile Software Development
2 958 (39.42%) Confluence
3 782 (32.18%) Social Skills
4 753 (30.99%) Finance
5 731 (30.08%) Git (software)
6 711 (29.26%) Scrum
7 669 (27.53%) DevOps
8 667 (27.45%) SQL
9 610 (25.10%) AWS
10 591 (24.32%) JavaScript
11 582 (23.95%) Java
12 536 (22.06%) Test Automation
13 533 (21.93%) Python
14 511 (21.03%) Azure
15 510 (20.99%) Jenkins
16 460 (18.93%) Problem-Solving
17 442 (18.19%) Docker
18 421 (17.33%) React
19 408 (16.79%) QA
20 403 (16.58%) HTML
21 384 (15.80%) Microservices
22 367 (15.10%) Kubernetes
23 357 (14.69%) Software Engineering
24 340 (13.99%) Linux
25 334 (13.74%) CSS
26 332 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
27 330 (13.58%) C#
28 318 (13.09%) Node.js
29 316 (13.00%) REST
30 306 (12.59%) Analytical Skills

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
1 958 (39.42%) Confluence
2 73 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 56 (2.30%) CMS
3 56 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
4 53 (2.18%) Apache
5 43 (1.77%) Apache Spark
6 28 (1.15%) Apache Airflow
7 25 (1.03%) Drupal
8 22 (0.91%) IIS
9 19 (0.78%) Tomcat
10 18 (0.74%) nginx
11 14 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
12 11 (0.45%) SAS
13 10 (0.41%) Apache Solr
13 10 (0.41%) WordPress
14 7 (0.29%) Umbraco
14 7 (0.29%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 6 (0.25%) Mule
15 6 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 106 (4.36%) Microsoft Office
2 91 (3.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 63 (2.59%) MS Visio
4 35 (1.44%) Figma
5 34 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
6 28 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 14 (0.58%) Adobe XD
7 14 (0.58%) Sketch
8 11 (0.45%) Chatbot
9 9 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.29%) Photoshop
11 5 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.21%) InVision
12 4 (0.16%) PlantUML
13 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (0.12%) Mingle
13 3 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.12%) SPSS
14 2 (0.082%) InDesign
15 1 (0.041%) 1Password
Business Applications
1 22 (0.91%) Distributed Ledger
2 20 (0.82%) NetSuite
3 19 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
4 18 (0.74%) Shopify
5 16 (0.66%) Magento
6 14 (0.58%) MetaTrader
7 13 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 9 (0.37%) SAP ERP
9 8 (0.33%) Temenos T24
10 5 (0.21%) BASE24
10 5 (0.21%) R3 Corda
11 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.12%) Exchequer
11 3 (0.12%) Workday HCM
12 2 (0.082%) Dynamics NAV
12 2 (0.082%) Elite 3E
12 2 (0.082%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
12 2 (0.082%) SAP Hybris
12 2 (0.082%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 610 (25.10%) AWS
2 511 (21.03%) Azure
3 256 (10.53%) Serverless
4 235 (9.67%) GitHub
5 226 (9.30%) GCP
6 160 (6.58%) AWS Lambda
7 151 (6.21%) SaaS
8 118 (4.86%) Microsoft 365
9 116 (4.77%) Amazon EC2
10 96 (3.95%) Amazon S3
11 90 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
12 87 (3.58%) Power Platform
13 74 (3.05%) npm
14 63 (2.59%) Slack
15 53 (2.18%) PaaS
15 53 (2.18%) Snowflake
16 41 (1.69%) Google Analytics
17 36 (1.48%) Amazon Cognito
18 34 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
19 32 (1.32%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.22%) HTTP
2 47 (1.93%) DNS
3 45 (1.85%) Firewall
4 39 (1.60%) VPN
5 37 (1.52%) TCP/IP
6 32 (1.32%) SSL
7 31 (1.28%) Broadband
7 31 (1.28%) Internet
8 24 (0.99%) LAN
8 24 (0.99%) WAN
9 16 (0.66%) VoIP
10 15 (0.62%) DHCP
11 12 (0.49%) SAN
12 10 (0.41%) FTP
12 10 (0.41%) Network Security
13 9 (0.37%) VLAN
14 8 (0.33%) WebEx
15 7 (0.29%) Ethernet
15 7 (0.29%) Intranet
16 6 (0.25%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 191 (7.86%) PostgreSQL
3 178 (7.33%) NoSQL
4 155 (6.38%) MySQL
5 147 (6.05%) Relational Database
6 142 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
7 117 (4.81%) MongoDB
8 109 (4.49%) Tableau
9 102 (4.20%) Big Data
10 79 (3.25%) Power BI
11 77 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
12 69 (2.84%) Redis
13 68 (2.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 68 (2.80%) Data Lake
14 55 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 49 (2.02%) Amazon Aurora
16 43 (1.77%) Oracle Database
17 40 (1.65%) Amazon Redshift
18 35 (1.44%) Blockchain
19 27 (1.11%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 731 (30.08%) Git (software)
2 510 (20.99%) Jenkins
3 247 (10.16%) Bitbucket
4 236 (9.71%) Selenium
5 139 (5.72%) Cucumber
6 137 (5.64%) Maven
7 118 (4.86%) GitLab
8 108 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 104 (4.28%) TeamCity
10 101 (4.16%) webpack
11 91 (3.74%) Postman
12 87 (3.58%) JUnit
13 80 (3.29%) JMeter
14 78 (3.21%) Gradle
15 76 (3.13%) Jasmine
16 73 (3.00%) Cypress.io
17 71 (2.92%) Sonatype Nexus
18 68 (2.80%) SpecFlow
19 67 (2.76%) SonarQube
20 62 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 782 (32.18%) Social Skills
2 753 (30.99%) Finance
3 306 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
4 230 (9.47%) Banking
5 149 (6.13%) Retail
6 129 (5.31%) Marketing
7 113 (4.65%) Presentation Skills
8 83 (3.42%) Influencing Skills
8 83 (3.42%) Investment Banking
9 82 (3.37%) Advertising
10 71 (2.92%) Games
11 60 (2.47%) Organisational Skills
12 56 (2.30%) Legal
13 55 (2.26%) Public Sector
14 51 (2.10%) Law
14 51 (2.10%) Telecoms
15 49 (2.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 43 (1.77%) Front Office
17 40 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
18 32 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 609 (25.06%) Developer
2 329 (13.54%) Analyst
3 182 (7.49%) Senior Developer
4 150 (6.17%) Project Manager
5 130 (5.35%) Software Engineer
6 117 (4.81%) .NET Developer
7 106 (4.36%) Business Analyst
8 102 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
9 96 (3.95%) QA Engineer
10 91 (3.74%) Java Developer
11 81 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 78 (3.21%) Test Engineer
13 71 (2.92%) Data Analyst
14 67 (2.76%) Scrum Master
15 61 (2.51%) Full Stack Developer
16 60 (2.47%) Technical Leader
17 59 (2.43%) C# Developer
18 53 (2.18%) JavaScript Developer
19 52 (2.14%) Support Analyst
20 50 (2.06%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 421 (17.33%) React
2 403 (16.58%) HTML
3 334 (13.74%) CSS
4 318 (13.09%) Node.js
5 316 (13.00%) REST
6 284 (11.69%) AngularJS
7 254 (10.45%) .NET
8 207 (8.52%) RESTful
9 204 (8.40%) Web Services
10 186 (7.65%) JSON
11 172 (7.08%) HTML5
12 154 (6.34%) Vue.js
13 150 (6.17%) Spring
14 140 (5.76%) XML
15 129 (5.31%) Kafka
16 103 (4.24%) jQuery
17 98 (4.03%) ASP.NET
18 94 (3.87%) SOAP
19 87 (3.58%) Jest
20 82 (3.37%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 284 (11.69%) User Experience
2 119 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
3 94 (3.87%) Mobile App
4 84 (3.46%) Data Structures
5 79 (3.25%) Equities
6 56 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 49 (2.02%) Algorithms
7 49 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 41 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 41 (1.69%) Video\Live Streaming
8 41 (1.69%) Virtual Team
9 40 (1.65%) Fixed Income
10 38 (1.56%) Data Centre
11 34 (1.40%) Cloud Native
12 30 (1.23%) iPad
13 25 (1.03%) Derivative
13 25 (1.03%) Social Media
14 23 (0.95%) Contract for Difference
14 23 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
14 23 (0.95%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 340 (13.99%) Linux
2 241 (9.92%) Windows
3 116 (4.77%) Unix
4 79 (3.25%) Apple iOS
4 79 (3.25%) Windows Server
5 74 (3.05%) Android
6 41 (1.69%) Windows 10
7 13 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (0.49%) CentOS
9 11 (0.45%) Mac OS
9 11 (0.45%) Windows Server 2016
10 9 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.25%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.16%) SUSE
14 2 (0.082%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.041%) Alpine Linux
15 1 (0.041%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.041%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.041%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,615 (66.46%) Agile Software Development
2 711 (29.26%) Scrum
3 669 (27.53%) DevOps
4 536 (22.06%) Test Automation
5 460 (18.93%) Problem-Solving
6 384 (15.80%) Microservices
7 357 (14.69%) Software Engineering
8 332 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
9 300 (12.35%) Analytics
9 300 (12.35%) SDLC
10 287 (11.81%) Project Management
11 282 (11.60%) Full Stack Development
12 277 (11.40%) BDD
13 263 (10.82%) TDD
14 261 (10.74%) Mentoring
15 232 (9.55%) Kanban
16 225 (9.26%) User Stories
17 194 (7.98%) Computer Science
17 194 (7.98%) Fintech
18 191 (7.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 667 (27.45%) SQL
2 591 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 582 (23.95%) Java
4 533 (21.93%) Python
5 330 (13.58%) C#
6 211 (8.68%) TypeScript
7 133 (5.47%) PowerShell
8 91 (3.74%) C++
9 77 (3.17%) Bash Shell
10 75 (3.09%) ES6
11 64 (2.63%) Java 8
11 64 (2.63%) Shell Script
12 60 (2.47%) PHP
13 58 (2.39%) C
14 51 (2.10%) Kotlin
15 50 (2.06%) Go
16 38 (1.56%) Groovy
16 38 (1.56%) Scala
17 36 (1.48%) Ruby
18 35 (1.44%) R
Qualifications
1 296 (12.18%) Degree
2 84 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 60 (2.47%) ISTQB
3 60 (2.47%) Master's Degree
4 58 (2.39%) Security Cleared
5 48 (1.98%) SC Cleared
6 30 (1.23%) ISEB
7 25 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 23 (0.95%) PMI Certification
9 18 (0.74%) AWS Certification
10 16 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (0.62%) MCSE
12 13 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 12 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 11 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 11 (0.45%) MCSA
15 9 (0.37%) HNC
15 9 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.33%) PMP
16 8 (0.33%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 408 (16.79%) QA
2 64 (2.63%) GDPR
3 51 (2.10%) PMO
4 41 (1.69%) Accessibility
5 39 (1.60%) Data Quality
6 31 (1.28%) SLA
7 24 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.29%) ISO 20022
8 7 (0.29%) SEPA
9 6 (0.25%) IEC 62304
9 6 (0.25%) ISO 13485
9 6 (0.25%) ISO 15022
9 6 (0.25%) PMBOK
10 5 (0.21%) ISO 8583
11 4 (0.16%) IASME
11 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 4 (0.16%) NIST
12 3 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.12%) WCAG
13 2 (0.082%) IFRS
System Software
1 442 (18.19%) Docker
2 92 (3.79%) Active Directory
3 21 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 16 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (0.49%) vSphere
6 12 (0.49%) XenApp
6 12 (0.49%) XenDesktop
7 11 (0.45%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.33%) iptables
8 8 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.29%) Firmware
10 5 (0.21%) Ceph
10 5 (0.21%) LXC
10 5 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.12%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.082%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.082%) HDFS
12 2 (0.082%) Varnish
12 2 (0.082%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 367 (15.10%) Kubernetes
2 197 (8.11%) Terraform
3 185 (7.61%) Ansible
4 66 (2.72%) Grafana
5 40 (1.65%) Puppet
6 32 (1.32%) Opsgenie
7 31 (1.28%) Prometheus
8 30 (1.23%) Graphite
8 30 (1.23%) Graylog
9 28 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
10 24 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
11 21 (0.86%) Packer
12 17 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
13 16 (0.66%) Nagios
14 15 (0.62%) Consul
15 13 (0.53%) Bugsnag
15 13 (0.53%) Kibana
16 12 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
17 11 (0.45%) HP ALM
17 11 (0.45%) Istio
Vendors
1 295 (12.14%) Microsoft
2 239 (9.84%) Oracle
3 215 (8.85%) Google
4 189 (7.78%) Atlassian
5 112 (4.61%) Salesforce.com
6 75 (3.09%) ServiceNow
7 46 (1.89%) Splunk
8 44 (1.81%) SAP
9 42 (1.73%) Cognizant
10 40 (1.65%) HP
11 37 (1.52%) Adobe
12 35 (1.44%) New Relic
13 30 (1.23%) Bloomberg
14 29 (1.19%) Citrix
15 28 (1.15%) Sony
16 26 (1.07%) MuleSoft
16 26 (1.07%) Solace
17 25 (1.03%) Red Hat
18 24 (0.99%) VMware
19 22 (0.91%) Databricks