Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 86 114
Rank change year-on-year +27 +28 +56
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 1,261 1,068 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.81% 3.56% 2.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.36% 16.37% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 944 936 723
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,550
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 5,640 6,525 5,662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.53% 21.76% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4,693 5,690 4,945
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,050 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,550 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA in the South East.

Salary trend for JIRA in the South East

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in the South East over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

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 16 June 2019. 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 +30 478 £55,000 +10.00% 18
Hampshire +21 357 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Berkshire +70 215 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Surrey +22 177 £52,500 - 3
Oxfordshire +20 136 £63,750 +2.00% 9
Buckinghamshire +22 127 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Sussex +28 125 £55,000 +22.22% 1
East Sussex -11 81 £55,250 +22.78%
Kent +36 40 £37,500 -10.18% 2
Middlesex +9 2 £43,000 -4.44%
Sussex +24 1 £65,000 +116.67%
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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.

1 813 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
2 454 (36.00%) Confluence
3 424 (33.62%) Git (software)
4 404 (32.04%) Java
5 386 (30.61%) Scrum
6 318 (25.22%) Test Automation
7 277 (21.97%) Jenkins
8 267 (21.17%) JavaScript
9 265 (21.02%) SQL
10 227 (18.00%) Spring
11 218 (17.29%) Linux
12 217 (17.21%) Amazon AWS
13 212 (16.81%) Degree
14 209 (16.57%) DevOps
15 207 (16.42%) QA
16 199 (15.78%) Software Engineering
17 190 (15.07%) C#
18 188 (14.91%) Finance
19 186 (14.75%) Microservices
20 184 (14.59%) Continuous Integration
21 183 (14.51%) TDD
22 180 (14.27%) HTML
23 178 (14.12%) Docker
24 177 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
25 173 (13.72%) Selenium
26 170 (13.48%) Atlassian
27 163 (12.93%) .NET
28 162 (12.85%) Bitbucket
29 158 (12.53%) SDLC
30 157 (12.45%) CSS

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
1 454 (36.00%) Confluence
2 65 (5.15%) Tomcat
3 51 (4.04%) Apache
4 23 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (1.51%) GeoServer
5 19 (1.51%) SAS
6 16 (1.27%) IIS
7 15 (1.19%) JBoss
7 15 (1.19%) SharePoint
8 14 (1.11%) CMS
9 11 (0.87%) Alfresco
10 7 (0.56%) nginx
11 5 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (0.40%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.32%) Anypoint
12 4 (0.32%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.32%) Mule
12 4 (0.32%) Mule ESB
12 4 (0.32%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (2.62%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.40%) Sketch
6 4 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.16%) UXPin
9 1 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.079%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (0.56%) SAP ERP
2 5 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.32%) SAP MM
3 4 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.16%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.079%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.079%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.079%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 217 (17.21%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (8.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (6.19%) SaaS
4 45 (3.57%) Serverless
5 25 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 21 (1.67%) BrowserStack
7 20 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
7 20 (1.59%) GitHub
8 18 (1.43%) PaaS
9 13 (1.03%) Cloudflare
9 13 (1.03%) npm
10 12 (0.95%) Slack
11 11 (0.87%) Lucidchart
12 10 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
12 10 (0.79%) Amazon S3
12 10 (0.79%) IaaS
12 10 (0.79%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 9 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (0.71%) FinancialForce
14 8 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.90%) HTTP
2 21 (1.67%) Internet
3 15 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.11%) VoIP
5 13 (1.03%) Firewall
6 12 (0.95%) Wireless
7 10 (0.79%) Link 16
7 10 (0.79%) Link 22
7 10 (0.79%) Tactical Data Link
7 10 (0.79%) VPN
8 8 (0.63%) DNS
9 7 (0.56%) ATM
9 7 (0.56%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.40%) SNMP
10 5 (0.40%) VLAN
11 4 (0.32%) BIG-IP
11 4 (0.32%) DHCP
11 4 (0.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (0.32%) FCoE
11 4 (0.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (9.28%) SQL Server
2 77 (6.11%) PostgreSQL
3 61 (4.84%) MongoDB
4 58 (4.60%) MySQL
5 41 (3.25%) Redis
6 33 (2.62%) Hadoop
7 30 (2.38%) GIS
7 30 (2.38%) NoSQL
8 26 (2.06%) Relational Database
9 25 (1.98%) Oracle Database
10 22 (1.74%) DB2
11 20 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
13 16 (1.27%) Blockchain
13 16 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (1.19%) Geospatial Data
14 15 (1.19%) SAP HANA
14 15 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 13 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 424 (33.62%) Git (software)
2 277 (21.97%) Jenkins
3 173 (13.72%) Selenium
4 162 (12.85%) Bitbucket
5 140 (11.10%) Maven
6 137 (10.86%) Cucumber
7 101 (8.01%) JUnit
8 71 (5.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 69 (5.47%) Subversion
10 62 (4.92%) Mockito
11 56 (4.44%) TeamCity
12 53 (4.20%) JIRA Agile
13 49 (3.89%) Gradle
13 49 (3.89%) WebDriver
14 47 (3.73%) Visual Studio
15 45 (3.57%) Eclipse
15 45 (3.57%) webpack
16 42 (3.33%) IntelliJ
17 40 (3.17%) JMeter
18 35 (2.78%) Babel
General
1 188 (14.91%) Finance
2 86 (6.82%) Retail
3 62 (4.92%) Military
4 48 (3.81%) Aerospace
5 45 (3.57%) Legal
5 45 (3.57%) Marketing
6 33 (2.62%) Telecoms
7 30 (2.38%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.27%) Games
9 14 (1.11%) Automotive
9 14 (1.11%) Back Office
9 14 (1.11%) Banking
10 12 (0.95%) Local Government
10 12 (0.95%) Publishing
11 10 (0.79%) Electronics
11 10 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.71%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.56%) Billing
14 6 (0.48%) Digital Economy
15 5 (0.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 411 (32.59%) Developer
2 150 (11.90%) Analyst
3 125 (9.91%) Java Developer
4 96 (7.61%) Software Engineer
5 90 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 84 (6.66%) Senior Developer
7 73 (5.79%) Business Analyst
8 72 (5.71%) Project Manager
9 61 (4.84%) .NET Developer
10 58 (4.60%) Senior Java Developer
11 52 (4.12%) PHP Developer
12 50 (3.97%) Java Engineer
13 49 (3.89%) C# Developer
14 45 (3.57%) Test Automation Engineer
15 43 (3.41%) Scrum Master
16 42 (3.33%) Architect
17 41 (3.25%) Agile Business Analyst
17 41 (3.25%) DevOps Engineer
18 40 (3.17%) Applications Support
19 39 (3.09%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (18.00%) Spring
2 180 (14.27%) HTML
3 163 (12.93%) .NET
4 157 (12.45%) CSS
5 128 (10.15%) React
6 127 (10.07%) RESTful
6 127 (10.07%) Web Services
7 125 (9.91%) Node.js
8 113 (8.96%) REST
9 95 (7.53%) JSON
10 93 (7.38%) AngularJS
11 89 (7.06%) Spring Boot
12 78 (6.19%) SOAP
13 72 (5.71%) Hibernate
13 72 (5.71%) Kafka
14 70 (5.55%) HTML5
15 68 (5.39%) XML
16 55 (4.36%) jQuery
17 53 (4.20%) ASP.NET
18 41 (3.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 98 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (7.45%) Self-Motivation
3 77 (6.11%) User Experience
4 53 (4.20%) Management Information System
5 48 (3.81%) Mobile App
6 41 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (1.82%) 3D Graphics
8 19 (1.51%) Public Cloud
9 18 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
10 16 (1.27%) Client/Server
10 16 (1.27%) Cloud Native
10 16 (1.27%) Data Centre
11 15 (1.19%) iPad
12 14 (1.11%) Algorithms
13 13 (1.03%) Driving Licence
13 13 (1.03%) EPoS
13 13 (1.03%) Life Science
14 10 (0.79%) Blog
14 10 (0.79%) Internet of Things
14 10 (0.79%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 218 (17.29%) Linux
2 111 (8.80%) Windows
3 87 (6.90%) Unix
4 55 (4.36%) Apple iOS
5 53 (4.20%) Android
6 26 (2.06%) Windows Server
7 14 (1.11%) Ubuntu
8 10 (0.79%) FreeBSD
8 10 (0.79%) Solaris
9 9 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.63%) Windows 10
11 7 (0.56%) ThreadX
12 6 (0.48%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.40%) Windows NT
13 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.32%) VMS
15 3 (0.24%) CentOS
15 3 (0.24%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.079%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 813 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (30.61%) Scrum
3 318 (25.22%) Test Automation
4 209 (16.57%) DevOps
5 199 (15.78%) Software Engineering
6 186 (14.75%) Microservices
7 184 (14.59%) Continuous Integration
8 183 (14.51%) TDD
9 177 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
10 158 (12.53%) SDLC
11 152 (12.05%) Computer Science
12 145 (11.50%) Project Management
13 133 (10.55%) User Stories
14 118 (9.36%) BDD
15 116 (9.20%) E-Commerce
15 116 (9.20%) Kanban
16 105 (8.33%) OO
17 99 (7.85%) Continuous Improvement
18 97 (7.69%) Mentoring
19 95 (7.53%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 404 (32.04%) Java
2 267 (21.17%) JavaScript
3 265 (21.02%) SQL
4 190 (15.07%) C#
5 151 (11.97%) Python
6 102 (8.09%) PHP
7 94 (7.45%) Java 8
8 90 (7.14%) C++
9 85 (6.74%) C
10 56 (4.44%) ES6
11 48 (3.81%) Ruby
12 44 (3.49%) Bash Shell
12 44 (3.49%) ES7
13 32 (2.54%) T-SQL
14 30 (2.38%) PowerShell
15 26 (2.06%) Go
16 19 (1.51%) PL/SQL
16 19 (1.51%) Shell Script
17 15 (1.19%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 212 (16.81%) Degree
2 111 (8.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 83 (6.58%) Security Cleared
4 78 (6.19%) ISTQB
5 69 (5.47%) SC Cleared
6 58 (4.60%) ISEB
7 28 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
8 16 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (0.95%) PMP
10 11 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (0.87%) CISSP
11 9 (0.71%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.63%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 7 (0.56%) CCSP
13 7 (0.56%) CISA
13 7 (0.56%) CISM
13 7 (0.56%) CLAS
13 7 (0.56%) CREST Certified
13 7 (0.56%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (16.42%) QA
2 35 (2.78%) SLA
3 22 (1.74%) PMO
4 10 (0.79%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 10 (0.79%) Def Stans
4 10 (0.79%) GDPR
5 8 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.56%) ISAE 3402
6 7 (0.56%) ISO 22301
6 7 (0.56%) ISO 31000
6 7 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 7 (0.56%) NIST
6 7 (0.56%) P3O
6 7 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.079%) PSD2
System Software
1 178 (14.12%) Docker
2 18 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.79%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (0.56%) ISA Server
7 5 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.32%) NFS
8 4 (0.32%) Samba
8 4 (0.32%) VMware NSX
8 4 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.16%) vSphere
10 1 (0.079%) Firmware
10 1 (0.079%) Kamailio
10 1 (0.079%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.079%) Varnish
10 1 (0.079%) XenApp
10 1 (0.079%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 73 (5.79%) Kubernetes
2 56 (4.44%) Ansible
3 47 (3.73%) HP Quality Center
4 39 (3.09%) Marathon
4 39 (3.09%) Mesos
5 33 (2.62%) Puppet
6 31 (2.46%) Terraform
7 20 (1.59%) Kibana
8 19 (1.51%) HP ALM
9 13 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (0.79%) SCOM
11 8 (0.63%) SCCM
12 7 (0.56%) IBM Guardium
12 7 (0.56%) Nessus
12 7 (0.56%) Trend Micro Deep Security
12 7 (0.56%) vCenter Server
13 6 (0.48%) Grafana
13 6 (0.48%) Nagios
14 5 (0.40%) ZABBIX
15 4 (0.32%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 170 (13.48%) Atlassian
2 123 (9.75%) Microsoft
3 109 (8.64%) Oracle
4 53 (4.20%) SAP
5 45 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 39 (3.09%) Google
7 36 (2.85%) ServiceNow
8 29 (2.30%) SolarWinds
9 23 (1.82%) VMware
10 22 (1.74%) Dynatrace
11 19 (1.51%) Tableau
12 17 (1.35%) HP
12 17 (1.35%) MuleSoft
13 16 (1.27%) IBM
14 15 (1.19%) Splunk
15 14 (1.11%) EMC
16 13 (1.03%) Ab Initio
16 13 (1.03%) Cisco
16 13 (1.03%) Informatica
17 11 (0.87%) CommVault