Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 71 107
Rank change year-on-year +13 +36 +50
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 1,136 1,196 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.50% 4.14% 3.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.31% 19.49% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 879 1,004 766
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -2.91%

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 5,091 6,137 5,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.18% 21.23% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4,268 5,359 5,119
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,100 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +44 536 £57,500 +15.00% 59
Berkshire +80 303 £57,500 +15.00% 31
Hampshire -22 233 £47,500 +5.56% 46
Buckinghamshire +20 137 £50,000 +9.89% 18
Surrey +2 129 £55,000 +10.00% 30
East Sussex -1 103 £55,000 +15.79% 6
Oxfordshire +16 96 £57,500 -4.17% 10
West Sussex -7 90 £55,000 +22.22% 12
Kent -21 29 £41,250 +25.00% 9
Middlesex -4 6 £70,000 -
Sussex - 5 - -
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 695 (61.18%) Agile Software Development
2 479 (42.17%) Confluence
3 392 (34.51%) Git (software)
4 379 (33.36%) Java
5 364 (32.04%) Scrum
6 304 (26.76%) Test Automation
7 291 (25.62%) JavaScript
8 269 (23.68%) Jenkins
9 263 (23.15%) TDD
10 242 (21.30%) DevOps
11 228 (20.07%) SQL
12 219 (19.28%) Docker
13 209 (18.40%) BDD
14 208 (18.31%) QA
15 207 (18.22%) Microservices
16 203 (17.87%) Problem-Solving
17 196 (17.25%) Selenium
18 194 (17.08%) Degree
19 193 (16.99%) Cucumber
20 192 (16.90%) C#
21 183 (16.11%) React
22 180 (15.85%) AWS
23 179 (15.76%) .NET
24 167 (14.70%) Spring
25 162 (14.26%) Continuous Integration
26 152 (13.38%) Microsoft
27 151 (13.29%) Linux
28 146 (12.85%) Azure
29 141 (12.41%) Computer Science
29 141 (12.41%) E-Commerce

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
1 479 (42.17%) Confluence
2 60 (5.28%) Tomcat
3 45 (3.96%) Apache
4 42 (3.70%) CMS
5 23 (2.02%) WordPress
6 22 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
7 21 (1.85%) Drupal
8 18 (1.58%) SugarCRM
9 14 (1.23%) SAS
9 14 (1.23%) SharePoint
10 13 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (0.97%) Umbraco
12 10 (0.88%) Apache Spark
12 10 (0.88%) GeoServer
13 9 (0.79%) Apache Solr
13 9 (0.79%) JBoss
14 7 (0.62%) nginx
15 6 (0.53%) Joomla!
15 6 (0.53%) MS Exchange
16 5 (0.44%) MTS
Applications
1 32 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
4 17 (1.50%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.44%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.26%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.26%) InDesign
7 3 (0.26%) SketchUp
8 2 (0.18%) Gliffy
8 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.088%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 35 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.50%) SAP ERP
3 8 (0.70%) SAP MM
3 8 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (0.62%) SAP PSCD
5 4 (0.35%) CA PPM
6 3 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.26%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.088%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.088%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.088%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.088%) Primavera
7 1 (0.088%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.088%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.088%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 180 (15.85%) AWS
2 146 (12.85%) Azure
3 92 (8.10%) SaaS
4 76 (6.69%) GitHub
5 47 (4.14%) Slack
6 38 (3.35%) GCP
7 33 (2.90%) BrowserStack
7 33 (2.90%) Serverless
8 20 (1.76%) Power Platform
9 19 (1.67%) PaaS
10 18 (1.58%) npm
11 16 (1.41%) IaaS
12 14 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
13 12 (1.06%) Amazon S3
13 12 (1.06%) Office 365
14 10 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
14 10 (0.88%) Datadog
14 10 (0.88%) Sage Pay
15 9 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
16 8 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.50%) TCP/IP
1 17 (1.50%) VPN
2 14 (1.23%) Internet
3 13 (1.14%) Firewall
3 13 (1.14%) VoIP
4 12 (1.06%) HTTP
5 11 (0.97%) DNS
6 10 (0.88%) VLAN
7 8 (0.70%) SAN
8 7 (0.62%) LAN
8 7 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.44%) DHCP
9 5 (0.44%) Intranet
9 5 (0.44%) NAS
10 4 (0.35%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.35%) RTP
10 4 (0.35%) Skype
10 4 (0.35%) SSL
10 4 (0.35%) WAN
10 4 (0.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (9.07%) SQL Server
2 98 (8.63%) MongoDB
3 87 (7.66%) PostgreSQL
4 64 (5.63%) Redis
5 54 (4.75%) MySQL
6 30 (2.64%) NoSQL
7 29 (2.55%) Relational Database
8 20 (1.76%) Big Data
8 20 (1.76%) Power BI
9 16 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (0.97%) GIS
12 9 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (0.79%) Data Lake
12 9 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (0.70%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.70%) SAP HANA
14 7 (0.62%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 392 (34.51%) Git (software)
2 269 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 196 (17.25%) Selenium
4 193 (16.99%) Cucumber
5 137 (12.06%) Bitbucket
6 94 (8.27%) Maven
7 79 (6.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 70 (6.16%) Subversion
9 64 (5.63%) webpack
10 56 (4.93%) JUnit
11 47 (4.14%) Visual Studio
12 44 (3.87%) Babel
13 43 (3.79%) WebDriver
14 40 (3.52%) GitLab
14 40 (3.52%) JMeter
14 40 (3.52%) Visual Studio Team System
15 36 (3.17%) Mocha
16 34 (2.99%) TeamCity
17 32 (2.82%) Appium
18 27 (2.38%) Mockito
General
1 137 (12.06%) Finance
2 96 (8.45%) Retail
3 59 (5.19%) Marketing
4 35 (3.08%) Public Sector
5 29 (2.55%) Manufacturing
6 27 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 24 (2.11%) Back Office
8 21 (1.85%) Automotive
9 19 (1.67%) Electronics
9 19 (1.67%) Games
10 15 (1.32%) Banking
11 14 (1.23%) Legal
12 11 (0.97%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.70%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.53%) Military
14 6 (0.53%) Publishing
15 4 (0.35%) Advertising
15 4 (0.35%) Billing
15 4 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 426 (37.50%) Developer
2 170 (14.96%) Analyst
3 100 (8.80%) Java Developer
4 87 (7.66%) Senior Developer
5 84 (7.39%) .NET Developer
5 84 (7.39%) Test Engineer
6 71 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 70 (6.16%) Business Analyst
8 67 (5.90%) React Developer
9 58 (5.11%) Software Developer
10 55 (4.84%) C# Developer
11 53 (4.67%) Java Engineer
12 51 (4.49%) Senior Java Developer
13 50 (4.40%) JavaScript Developer
14 48 (4.23%) DevOps Engineer
15 45 (3.96%) QA Engineer
16 42 (3.70%) UI Developer
17 41 (3.61%) Test Analyst
17 41 (3.61%) Test Automation Engineer
18 39 (3.43%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (16.11%) React
2 179 (15.76%) .NET
3 167 (14.70%) Spring
4 133 (11.71%) HTML
5 122 (10.74%) CSS
6 115 (10.12%) Node.js
7 108 (9.51%) REST
8 98 (8.63%) JSON
9 96 (8.45%) AngularJS
10 91 (8.01%) Web Services
11 84 (7.39%) Kafka
11 84 (7.39%) RESTful
12 68 (5.99%) Enzyme
13 67 (5.90%) Spring Boot
14 66 (5.81%) XML
15 59 (5.19%) Redux
16 54 (4.75%) Hibernate
17 53 (4.67%) jQuery
18 51 (4.49%) React Native
18 51 (4.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (7.83%) Mobile App
2 78 (6.87%) Self-Motivation
3 65 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (4.58%) Greenfield Project
5 49 (4.31%) User Experience
6 32 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 31 (2.73%) Cloud Native
8 20 (1.76%) Algorithms
8 20 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.50%) iPad
10 16 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
10 16 (1.41%) Virtual Team
11 11 (0.97%) Blog
11 11 (0.97%) Client/Server
12 10 (0.88%) Data Centre
12 10 (0.88%) Enterprise Cloud
12 10 (0.88%) Xbox
13 7 (0.62%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.62%) Life Science
14 6 (0.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 151 (13.29%) Linux
2 90 (7.92%) Windows
3 72 (6.34%) Android
4 66 (5.81%) Apple iOS
5 31 (2.73%) Unix
6 21 (1.85%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.97%) Ubuntu
7 11 (0.97%) Windows 10
8 8 (0.70%) ThreadX
8 8 (0.70%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.62%) CentOS
10 6 (0.53%) FreeBSD
11 5 (0.44%) Solaris
12 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.18%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.18%) VMS
14 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.088%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 695 (61.18%) Agile Software Development
2 364 (32.04%) Scrum
3 304 (26.76%) Test Automation
4 263 (23.15%) TDD
5 242 (21.30%) DevOps
6 209 (18.40%) BDD
7 207 (18.22%) Microservices
8 203 (17.87%) Problem-Solving
9 162 (14.26%) Continuous Integration
10 141 (12.41%) Computer Science
10 141 (12.41%) E-Commerce
11 129 (11.36%) Software Engineering
12 114 (10.04%) Kanban
13 107 (9.42%) User Stories
14 103 (9.07%) SDLC
15 88 (7.75%) Waterfall
16 86 (7.57%) OO
17 82 (7.22%) CRM
17 82 (7.22%) Sprint Planning
18 80 (7.04%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 379 (33.36%) Java
2 291 (25.62%) JavaScript
3 228 (20.07%) SQL
4 192 (16.90%) C#
5 111 (9.77%) Python
6 97 (8.54%) PHP
7 88 (7.75%) ES6
8 56 (4.93%) ES7
9 55 (4.84%) Java 8
10 39 (3.43%) C
11 35 (3.08%) Bash Shell
12 32 (2.82%) Ruby
13 31 (2.73%) PowerShell
14 29 (2.55%) C++
15 28 (2.46%) VB.NET
16 24 (2.11%) T-SQL
17 17 (1.50%) TypeScript
18 13 (1.14%) Kotlin
18 13 (1.14%) Scala
19 12 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 194 (17.08%) Degree
2 100 (8.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 81 (7.13%) ISTQB
4 42 (3.70%) ISEB
5 34 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 25 (2.20%) Security Cleared
7 22 (1.94%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.70%) SAP Certification
9 6 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.53%) HND
9 6 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 4 (0.35%) CCNA
11 4 (0.35%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.26%) CISSP
12 3 (0.26%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.26%) PhD
13 2 (0.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 2 (0.18%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (18.31%) QA
2 38 (3.35%) SLA
3 15 (1.32%) PMO
4 14 (1.23%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.79%) GDPR
6 4 (0.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.35%) NIST
6 4 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.26%) Def Stans
8 2 (0.18%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 31000
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (0.18%) P3O
8 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.088%) PSD2
System Software
1 219 (19.28%) Docker
2 29 (2.55%) Active Directory
3 23 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.79%) vSphere
5 6 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.44%) Firmware
6 5 (0.44%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.35%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.18%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.088%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 85 (7.48%) Kubernetes
2 71 (6.25%) Mesos
3 70 (6.16%) Marathon
4 59 (5.19%) Ansible
5 47 (4.14%) Puppet
6 44 (3.87%) Terraform
7 43 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
8 28 (2.46%) HP Quality Center
9 20 (1.76%) Docker Swarm
10 16 (1.41%) Kibana
11 11 (0.97%) Grafana
12 8 (0.70%) Salt
13 7 (0.62%) HP ALM
13 7 (0.62%) SCCM
13 7 (0.62%) WSUS
14 6 (0.53%) Nagios
15 5 (0.44%) Perfmon
15 5 (0.44%) Prometheus
15 5 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
16 4 (0.35%) Graylog
Vendors
1 152 (13.38%) Microsoft
2 101 (8.89%) Atlassian
3 74 (6.51%) SAP
4 64 (5.63%) Oracle
5 37 (3.26%) Google
6 32 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
7 31 (2.73%) ServiceNow
8 30 (2.64%) hybris
9 26 (2.29%) VMware
10 22 (1.94%) Sitecore
11 21 (1.85%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 20 (1.76%) SolarWinds
13 15 (1.32%) Dynatrace
13 15 (1.32%) HP
14 12 (1.06%) MuleSoft
14 12 (1.06%) Optimizely
15 11 (0.97%) Adobe
15 11 (0.97%) Brightcove
15 11 (0.97%) Informatica
15 11 (0.97%) Remedy