Period
to 9 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South East
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 64 94
Rank change year-on-year 0 +30 +35
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 840 1,151 1,030
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.02% 4.31% 3.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.81% 20.72% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 714 959 905
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,650 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,000 £67,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 4,240 5,556 6,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.29% 20.79% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,577 4,723 5,753
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,820 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in the South East

JIRA
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JIRA in the South East.

Salary trend for JIRA in the South East

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in the South East over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for JIRA in the South East

JIRA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the South East region over the 6 months to 9 April 2020. 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
Thames Valley +9 357 £57,500 +4.55% 25
Hampshire +1 238 £45,000 - 20
Berkshire +37 226 £57,500 +4.55% 10
Surrey +11 157 £57,500 +15.00% 15
Oxfordshire -1 74 £60,000 -7.69% 10
Buckinghamshire -24 57 £52,500 +5.00% 5
East Sussex -39 28 £50,000 -3.38% 1
Kent +12 27 £44,938 +12.34% 1
West Sussex -53 24 £50,000 +5.26% 4
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 537 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 380 (45.24%) Confluence
3 253 (30.12%) Test Automation
3 253 (30.12%) Scrum
4 227 (27.02%) Git (software)
5 207 (24.64%) DevOps
5 207 (24.64%) Java
6 194 (23.10%) Jenkins
7 188 (22.38%) C#
8 160 (19.05%) SQL
9 154 (18.33%) QA
10 153 (18.21%) Linux
10 153 (18.21%) Azure
11 150 (17.86%) Selenium
12 140 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 131 (15.60%) Software Engineering
14 129 (15.36%) AWS
15 127 (15.12%) Docker
16 120 (14.29%) HTML
17 115 (13.69%) Continuous Integration
18 114 (13.57%) .NET
19 110 (13.10%) TDD
19 110 (13.10%) Cucumber
20 106 (12.62%) Windows
21 102 (12.14%) CSS
21 102 (12.14%) Bitbucket
21 102 (12.14%) SDLC
22 99 (11.79%) Problem-Solving
23 98 (11.67%) Microsoft
24 96 (11.43%) Waterfall

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 380 (45.24%) Confluence
2 42 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 41 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 24 (2.86%) Apache
5 23 (2.74%) CMS
5 23 (2.74%) WebSphere
6 17 (2.02%) CICS
7 12 (1.43%) Umbraco
8 6 (0.71%) GlassFish
9 5 (0.60%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.60%) IIS
9 5 (0.60%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.48%) JBoss
10 4 (0.48%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.24%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.24%) Headless CMS
12 2 (0.24%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
3 23 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 19 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
5 9 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.71%) Camtasia
6 6 (0.71%) MadCap Flare
7 4 (0.48%) Gliffy
8 3 (0.36%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.12%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 18 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.71%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.48%) Shopify
4 3 (0.36%) assyst
4 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.24%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.12%) Magento
6 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 1 (0.12%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 153 (18.21%) Azure
2 129 (15.36%) AWS
3 87 (10.36%) SaaS
4 44 (5.24%) Slack
5 41 (4.88%) GitHub
6 25 (2.98%) PaaS
7 18 (2.14%) GCP
7 18 (2.14%) OpenShift
8 16 (1.90%) IaaS
9 15 (1.79%) Power Platform
10 13 (1.55%) Serverless
11 12 (1.43%) Office 365
12 10 (1.19%) BrowserStack
13 8 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 6 (0.71%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.71%) BlazeMeter
15 5 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (0.60%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.86%) DNS
2 16 (1.90%) Wireless
3 14 (1.67%) Firewall
3 14 (1.67%) HTTP
4 13 (1.55%) SAN
4 13 (1.55%) VoIP
5 10 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.07%) DHCP
6 9 (1.07%) VLAN
7 8 (0.95%) SSH
8 7 (0.83%) FTP
8 7 (0.83%) Internet
9 6 (0.71%) BGP
9 6 (0.71%) IPv6
9 6 (0.71%) MPLS
9 6 (0.71%) OSPF
9 6 (0.71%) SNMP
9 6 (0.71%) VPN
10 4 (0.48%) LAN
10 4 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.17%) Big Data
3 27 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (2.98%) MySQL
5 22 (2.62%) Relational Database
6 21 (2.50%) DB2
7 15 (1.79%) Power BI
8 12 (1.43%) MongoDB
9 11 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (1.31%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (0.95%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.83%) NoSQL
13 6 (0.71%) Data Lake
13 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2019
14 5 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (0.60%) Qlik Sense
14 5 (0.60%) QlikView
15 3 (0.36%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 227 (27.02%) Git (software)
2 194 (23.10%) Jenkins
3 150 (17.86%) Selenium
4 110 (13.10%) Cucumber
5 102 (12.14%) Bitbucket
6 58 (6.90%) Subversion
7 53 (6.31%) WebDriver
8 50 (5.95%) Maven
9 48 (5.71%) Xcode
10 39 (4.64%) JUnit
10 39 (4.64%) Visual Studio
11 38 (4.52%) SoapUI
12 35 (4.17%) SpecFlow
13 34 (4.05%) Android Studio
14 30 (3.57%) JMeter
15 29 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
16 27 (3.21%) HP UFT
17 24 (2.86%) Postman
18 23 (2.74%) Gradle
19 22 (2.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 85 (10.12%) Finance
2 41 (4.88%) Public Sector
3 33 (3.93%) Back Office
4 29 (3.45%) Retail
5 19 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.90%) Marketing
7 11 (1.31%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.19%) Electronics
9 7 (0.83%) Publishing
10 6 (0.71%) Billing
10 6 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.60%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.60%) Automotive
11 5 (0.60%) Banking
12 4 (0.48%) Advertising
12 4 (0.48%) Games
12 4 (0.48%) Military
13 2 (0.24%) Local Government
13 2 (0.24%) Police
14 1 (0.12%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 234 (27.86%) Developer
2 147 (17.50%) Analyst
3 64 (7.62%) Test Analyst
4 53 (6.31%) Java Developer
5 51 (6.07%) Software Engineer
6 49 (5.83%) Test Engineer
7 47 (5.60%) DevOps Engineer
8 46 (5.48%) .NET Developer
9 43 (5.12%) Business Analyst
10 39 (4.64%) QA Engineer
10 39 (4.64%) Senior Developer
11 38 (4.52%) C# Developer
11 38 (4.52%) React Developer
12 35 (4.17%) Architect
13 34 (4.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 33 (3.93%) Project Manager
14 33 (3.93%) Software Developer
15 30 (3.57%) Test Automation Engineer
16 29 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
16 29 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (14.29%) HTML
2 114 (13.57%) .NET
3 102 (12.14%) CSS
4 94 (11.19%) React
5 79 (9.40%) Web Services
6 78 (9.29%) Spring
7 77 (9.17%) AngularJS
8 64 (7.62%) REST
9 60 (7.14%) Redux
10 54 (6.43%) React Native
11 50 (5.95%) HTML5
12 44 (5.24%) Hibernate
13 40 (4.76%) ASP.NET
14 39 (4.64%) .NET Framework
14 39 (4.64%) JPA
15 37 (4.40%) RESTful
15 37 (4.40%) XML
16 33 (3.93%) Node.js
17 31 (3.69%) Struts
18 30 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 81 (9.64%) Greenfield Project
2 68 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (7.02%) Mobile App
4 38 (4.52%) User Experience
5 36 (4.29%) Self-Motivation
6 25 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (2.62%) Mainframe
8 17 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
9 15 (1.79%) iPad
10 14 (1.67%) Algorithms
10 14 (1.67%) Public Cloud
10 14 (1.67%) Virtual Team
11 12 (1.43%) IBM Mainframe
12 9 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
12 9 (1.07%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.07%) PMI
12 9 (1.07%) Tandem
13 7 (0.83%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.83%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.83%) SIMD
Operating Systems
1 153 (18.21%) Linux
2 106 (12.62%) Windows
3 37 (4.40%) Android
4 35 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.74%) Unix
6 11 (1.31%) CentOS
6 11 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (1.31%) Ubuntu
6 11 (1.31%) Windows Server
7 9 (1.07%) Solaris
8 5 (0.60%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (0.48%) Debian
9 4 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.24%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.24%) zOS
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (30.12%) Scrum
2 253 (30.12%) Test Automation
3 207 (24.64%) DevOps
4 131 (15.60%) Software Engineering
5 115 (13.69%) Continuous Integration
6 110 (13.10%) TDD
7 102 (12.14%) SDLC
8 99 (11.79%) Problem-Solving
9 96 (11.43%) Waterfall
10 78 (9.29%) Microservices
11 71 (8.45%) Software Testing
12 70 (8.33%) BDD
12 70 (8.33%) Mentoring
13 66 (7.86%) Project Management
14 61 (7.26%) Manual Testing
15 59 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
16 57 (6.79%) Stakeholder Management
17 56 (6.67%) Computer Science
17 56 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 207 (24.64%) Java
2 188 (22.38%) C#
3 160 (19.05%) SQL
4 140 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 88 (10.48%) Python
6 77 (9.17%) C++
7 61 (7.26%) C
8 44 (5.24%) Bash Shell
9 40 (4.76%) PHP
10 38 (4.52%) TypeScript
11 26 (3.10%) Perl
12 23 (2.74%) Java 8
12 23 (2.74%) VB
13 18 (2.14%) Assembly Language
14 16 (1.90%) Ruby
15 15 (1.79%) COBOL
16 12 (1.43%) PL/1
17 11 (1.31%) HLASM
17 11 (1.31%) REXX
18 10 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 92 (10.95%) Degree
2 90 (10.71%) ISTQB
3 76 (9.05%) ISEB
4 47 (5.60%) Security Cleared
5 34 (4.05%) SC Cleared
6 19 (2.26%) PMI Certification
7 18 (2.14%) PMP
8 13 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.71%) CCNP
10 6 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.60%) CISSP
11 5 (0.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 4 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.48%) GIAC
13 2 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.24%) MCSE
13 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (18.33%) QA
2 13 (1.55%) SLA
3 12 (1.43%) PMO
4 9 (1.07%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.71%) GDPR
7 4 (0.48%) IEC 62304
7 4 (0.48%) ISO 13485
7 4 (0.48%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.36%) Def Stans
8 3 (0.36%) IEC 61508
8 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 127 (15.12%) Docker
2 16 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.67%) RACF
3 14 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.55%) ACF2
4 13 (1.55%) Firmware
5 7 (0.83%) NFS
5 7 (0.83%) vSphere
6 6 (0.71%) iptables
6 6 (0.71%) KVM
6 6 (0.71%) QEMU
6 6 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.71%) Xen
7 3 (0.36%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.24%) Postfix
8 2 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.12%) GeoWebCache
9 1 (0.12%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 1 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 68 (8.10%) Kubernetes
2 54 (6.43%) Ansible
3 45 (5.36%) HP ALM
4 42 (5.00%) Terraform
5 23 (2.74%) Puppet
6 18 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (0.71%) SELinux
10 5 (0.60%) MIIS
11 4 (0.48%) Grafana
11 4 (0.48%) Nagios
11 4 (0.48%) Nessus
11 4 (0.48%) WSUS
12 3 (0.36%) SCCM
12 3 (0.36%) SCOM
13 2 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
13 2 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.24%) SCVMM
13 2 (0.24%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 98 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 78 (9.29%) HP
3 66 (7.86%) Oracle
4 52 (6.19%) SAP
5 50 (5.95%) Atlassian
6 36 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
7 27 (3.21%) CA
7 27 (3.21%) Delphix
7 27 (3.21%) VMware
8 23 (2.74%) ServiceNow
9 21 (2.50%) IBM
9 21 (2.50%) Remedy
10 16 (1.90%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.79%) Cisco
12 13 (1.55%) CA Agile Central
13 11 (1.31%) hybris
13 11 (1.31%) Juniper
14 9 (1.07%) Google
15 8 (0.95%) Citrix
15 8 (0.95%) F5