Period
to 2 March 2021

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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South East
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 71 66 68
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 +35
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 445 870 1,119
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.86% 3.90% 4.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.64% 19.81% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 414 728 936
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,825 £33,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,650 £72,500
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 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 2,266 4,391 5,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.67% 19.69% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,944 3,683 4,785
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £71,250
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 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 2 March 2021.

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 2 March 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
Thames Valley -21 139 £57,500 - 49
Berkshire -11 103 £57,500 - 21
Surrey +13 96 £62,500 +13.64% 23
Hampshire -21 81 £47,500 +5.56% 16
West Sussex +64 75 £55,000 +10.00% 11
East Sussex +23 38 £50,000 +2.56% 6
Buckinghamshire +21 25 £42,500 -17.07% 11
Kent +5 12 £45,000 -2.17% 7
Oxfordshire -12 11 £51,000 -16.05% 17
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 South East region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 284 (63.82%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (35.96%) Scrum
3 135 (30.34%) Confluence
4 124 (27.87%) Git (software)
5 114 (25.62%) SQL
6 113 (25.39%) Test Automation
7 110 (24.72%) JavaScript
8 102 (22.92%) DevOps
9 92 (20.67%) CSS
9 92 (20.67%) AWS
10 86 (19.33%) HTML
11 76 (17.08%) Java
12 72 (16.18%) Azure
13 71 (15.96%) QA
13 71 (15.96%) Bitbucket
14 69 (15.51%) Mentoring
15 68 (15.28%) Degree
16 67 (15.06%) Linux
17 66 (14.83%) SaaS
17 66 (14.83%) Kanban
18 64 (14.38%) React
19 58 (13.03%) Test Strategy
19 58 (13.03%) C#
20 57 (12.81%) RESTful
21 56 (12.58%) Greenfield Project
22 53 (11.91%) TypeScript
22 53 (11.91%) JSON
22 53 (11.91%) Finance
23 51 (11.46%) Windows
24 50 (11.24%) Analytical Skills

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
1 135 (30.34%) Confluence
2 16 (3.60%) CMS
3 9 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (1.57%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.90%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.67%) WordPress
9 2 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.45%) Drupal
9 2 (0.45%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.45%) IIS
10 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (5.39%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (4.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (3.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (2.70%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.02%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (1.80%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.45%) SketchUp
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.22%) Figma
8 1 (0.22%) InVision
8 1 (0.22%) Marvel
8 1 (0.22%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 8 (1.80%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.45%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 92 (20.67%) AWS
2 72 (16.18%) Azure
3 66 (14.83%) SaaS
4 22 (4.94%) PaaS
5 18 (4.04%) IaaS
6 17 (3.82%) Azure Active Directory
6 17 (3.82%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 15 (3.37%) Azure Data Factory
8 12 (2.70%) GitHub
8 12 (2.70%) Microsoft 365
8 12 (2.70%) Slack
9 9 (2.02%) Asana
10 8 (1.80%) npm
11 7 (1.57%) Adobe Analytics
11 7 (1.57%) GCP
11 7 (1.57%) Trello
12 5 (1.12%) BrowserStack
12 5 (1.12%) Smartsheet
13 4 (0.90%) Datadog
14 3 (0.67%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.72%) Firewall
2 15 (3.37%) DMZ
3 14 (3.15%) DNS
4 8 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.57%) HTTP
6 6 (1.35%) LAN
6 6 (1.35%) Wireshark
7 4 (0.90%) WAN
8 3 (0.67%) DHCP
8 3 (0.67%) SAN
8 3 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.45%) FTP
9 2 (0.45%) VoIP
9 2 (0.45%) VPN
10 1 (0.22%) Broadband
10 1 (0.22%) ICMP
10 1 (0.22%) Network Security
10 1 (0.22%) Skype
10 1 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.99%) MongoDB
1 40 (8.99%) NoSQL
2 35 (7.87%) SQL Server
3 28 (6.29%) MySQL
4 15 (3.37%) Azure SQL Database
4 15 (3.37%) Big Data
5 8 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.57%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.12%) Redis
8 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.67%) Power BI
9 3 (0.67%) SQLite
10 2 (0.45%) BigQuery
10 2 (0.45%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 124 (27.87%) Git (software)
2 71 (15.96%) Bitbucket
3 45 (10.11%) Jenkins
4 37 (8.31%) Selenium
5 26 (5.84%) JUnit
6 25 (5.62%) Maven
7 17 (3.82%) Gradle
7 17 (3.82%) SpecFlow
8 16 (3.60%) Android Studio
8 16 (3.60%) Xcode
9 14 (3.15%) TeamCity
10 13 (2.92%) JMeter
11 10 (2.25%) Eclipse
11 10 (2.25%) Visual Studio
11 10 (2.25%) WebDriver
11 10 (2.25%) webpack
12 9 (2.02%) Appium
12 9 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (1.80%) TestNG
General
1 53 (11.91%) Finance
2 19 (4.27%) Billing
3 17 (3.82%) Public Sector
4 13 (2.92%) Retail
5 9 (2.02%) Marketing
6 7 (1.57%) Electronics
6 7 (1.57%) Law
6 7 (1.57%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.35%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.12%) Automotive
8 5 (1.12%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.90%) Korean Language
9 4 (0.90%) Legal
9 4 (0.90%) Military
9 4 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.67%) French Language
10 3 (0.67%) Games
11 2 (0.45%) Local Government
11 2 (0.45%) Publishing
12 1 (0.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 178 (40.00%) Developer
2 48 (10.79%) Analyst
3 38 (8.54%) Scala Developer
4 34 (7.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 31 (6.97%) Senior Developer
6 29 (6.52%) Java Developer
7 28 (6.29%) Business Analyst
8 26 (5.84%) Project Manager
9 25 (5.62%) React Developer
10 24 (5.39%) Mobile Developer
11 23 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
12 19 (4.27%) Test Engineer
13 17 (3.82%) Tester
14 15 (3.37%) Software Engineer
15 14 (3.15%) Cloud Engineer
15 14 (3.15%) Digital Developer
15 14 (3.15%) QA Engineer
16 13 (2.92%) DevOps Engineer
16 13 (2.92%) PHP Developer
16 13 (2.92%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (20.67%) CSS
2 86 (19.33%) HTML
3 64 (14.38%) React
4 57 (12.81%) RESTful
5 53 (11.91%) JSON
6 46 (10.34%) Node.js
7 45 (10.11%) AngularJS
8 43 (9.66%) .NET
9 42 (9.44%) React Native
9 42 (9.44%) Redux
10 33 (7.42%) Spring
11 32 (7.19%) jQuery
12 31 (6.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 31 (6.97%) XML
13 30 (6.74%) HTML5
13 30 (6.74%) Web Services
14 29 (6.52%) REST
14 29 (6.52%) Symfony
15 26 (5.84%) Laravel
16 24 (5.39%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 56 (12.58%) Greenfield Project
2 50 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (7.42%) Mobile App
4 26 (5.84%) User Experience
5 15 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (1.57%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.35%) Smart Home
8 5 (1.12%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (0.90%) CMDB
9 4 (0.90%) Data Centre
9 4 (0.90%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.90%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.90%) Social Media
10 3 (0.67%) Xbox
11 2 (0.45%) Clustering
11 2 (0.45%) iPhone
11 2 (0.45%) NHS
11 2 (0.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 67 (15.06%) Linux
2 51 (11.46%) Windows
3 34 (7.64%) Android
4 28 (6.29%) Apple iOS
5 16 (3.60%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (1.12%) Unix
8 4 (0.90%) CentOS
8 4 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.90%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.67%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.45%) VMS
10 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (63.82%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (35.96%) Scrum
3 113 (25.39%) Test Automation
4 102 (22.92%) DevOps
5 69 (15.51%) Mentoring
6 66 (14.83%) Kanban
7 58 (13.03%) Test Strategy
8 50 (11.24%) Microservices
9 46 (10.34%) Project Management
10 45 (10.11%) Problem-Solving
11 42 (9.44%) Service Design
11 42 (9.44%) Web Testing
12 40 (8.99%) E-Commerce
13 38 (8.54%) Manual Testing
13 38 (8.54%) Project Delivery
13 38 (8.54%) Software Engineering
13 38 (8.54%) User Stories
14 37 (8.31%) Software Testing
15 36 (8.09%) Unit Testing
16 35 (7.87%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 114 (25.62%) SQL
2 110 (24.72%) JavaScript
3 76 (17.08%) Java
4 58 (13.03%) C#
5 53 (11.91%) TypeScript
6 45 (10.11%) PHP
6 45 (10.11%) Python
7 39 (8.76%) Scala
8 29 (6.52%) PowerShell
9 25 (5.62%) ES6
10 23 (5.17%) C++
11 20 (4.49%) XPath
12 16 (3.60%) C
13 14 (3.15%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.80%) Apple Swift
14 8 (1.80%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.35%) VB
16 4 (0.90%) Java 8
16 4 (0.90%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (15.28%) Degree
2 23 (5.17%) ISTQB
3 16 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (3.15%) ISEB
5 12 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 10 (2.25%) SC Cleared
7 7 (1.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (1.35%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.35%) PMP
9 5 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.67%) HND
12 2 (0.45%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.22%) APMP
13 1 (0.22%) CSPO
13 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (15.96%) QA
2 10 (2.25%) PMO
2 10 (2.25%) SLA
3 8 (1.80%) GDPR
4 2 (0.45%) Good Clinical Practice
4 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.45%) NIST
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 44 (9.89%) Docker
2 26 (5.84%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.60%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.67%) Postfix
6 2 (0.45%) pfSense
6 2 (0.45%) Varnish
6 2 (0.45%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 32 (7.19%) Kubernetes
2 30 (6.74%) Ansible
3 25 (5.62%) Terraform
4 8 (1.80%) Puppet
5 5 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.90%) Perfmon
7 3 (0.67%) Kibana
7 3 (0.67%) Nmap
7 3 (0.67%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.45%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.45%) Packer
8 2 (0.45%) SCCM
9 1 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.22%) Grafana
9 1 (0.22%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.22%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 37 (8.31%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.49%) Oracle
3 19 (4.27%) SAP
4 15 (3.37%) Atlassian
5 14 (3.15%) hybris
5 14 (3.15%) VMware
6 12 (2.70%) Adobe
7 10 (2.25%) Splunk
8 8 (1.80%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.57%) Dynatrace
9 7 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.35%) HP
11 5 (1.12%) Cisco
11 5 (1.12%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.90%) Black Duck
12 4 (0.90%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.67%) Juniper
13 3 (0.67%) ServiceNow
13 3 (0.67%) WooCommerce
13 3 (0.67%) Zend