Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South East
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 53 72
Rank change year-on-year -8 +19 +37
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 359 1,244 1,193
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.44% 4.81% 4.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.36% 23.15% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 318 1,012 1,046
Median annual salary £52,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.45% +10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £29,375 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £77,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 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 1,681 5,373 6,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.77% 20.78% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,464 4,494 5,512
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -16 123 £57,500 +4.55% 22
Hampshire +9 114 £50,000 +5.26% 21
Berkshire -2 77 £60,000 +4.35% 10
Surrey +49 62 £51,500 -10.43% 21
West Sussex +4 34 £55,000 - 3
Oxfordshire -1 27 £45,000 -21.74% 4
East Sussex -13 23 £30,000 -45.45% 4
Buckinghamshire -20 19 £50,000 - 8
Kent +23 3 £51,000 +27.50% 3
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 198 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (35.10%) Confluence
3 96 (26.74%) Scrum
4 87 (24.23%) Test Automation
5 81 (22.56%) Git (software)
6 65 (18.11%) AWS
7 64 (17.83%) C#
8 63 (17.55%) Java
9 60 (16.71%) SQL
10 57 (15.88%) JavaScript
11 56 (15.60%) Software Engineering
12 55 (15.32%) DevOps
13 52 (14.48%) Degree
14 49 (13.65%) QA
15 48 (13.37%) HTML
15 48 (13.37%) Bitbucket
16 47 (13.09%) CSS
16 47 (13.09%) Linux
16 47 (13.09%) Azure
17 45 (12.53%) React
18 44 (12.26%) Microservices
18 44 (12.26%) Greenfield Project
19 43 (11.98%) Selenium
19 43 (11.98%) Kanban
20 42 (11.70%) Jenkins
21 40 (11.14%) Mentoring
22 39 (10.86%) Mobile Development
22 39 (10.86%) Mobile App
23 37 (10.31%) RESTful
23 37 (10.31%) Test Strategy

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
1 126 (35.10%) Confluence
2 21 (5.85%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.95%) CMS
4 5 (1.39%) IIS
4 5 (1.39%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (1.11%) Apache
5 4 (1.11%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.28%) SAS
7 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (3.90%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (3.34%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.11%) Camtasia
3 4 (1.11%) MadCap Flare
3 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.56%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.28%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 65 (18.11%) AWS
2 47 (13.09%) Azure
3 29 (8.08%) SaaS
4 6 (1.67%) GitHub
5 5 (1.39%) npm
6 4 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (1.11%) Serverless
6 4 (1.11%) Slack
7 3 (0.84%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.84%) BrowserStack
7 3 (0.84%) GCP
7 3 (0.84%) Office 365
7 3 (0.84%) PaaS
8 2 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.56%) BlazeMeter
8 2 (0.56%) G Suite
8 2 (0.56%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.23%) 5G
1 8 (2.23%) SSH
2 7 (1.95%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.39%) HTTP
4 4 (1.11%) LAN
4 4 (1.11%) Wireless
5 3 (0.84%) DNS
5 3 (0.84%) Firewall
5 3 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (0.84%) SAN
6 2 (0.56%) FTP
6 2 (0.56%) Network Security
6 2 (0.56%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.56%) Skype
6 2 (0.56%) SSL
6 2 (0.56%) WAN
6 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.28%) 2G
7 1 (0.28%) Internet
7 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.52%) NoSQL
2 24 (6.69%) MongoDB
3 22 (6.13%) SQL Server
4 11 (3.06%) MySQL
5 10 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (2.79%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.23%) Big Data
6 8 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.39%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.11%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.84%) MariaDB
9 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.84%) SQLite
10 2 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.56%) Power BI
10 2 (0.56%) Redis
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon Athena
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.28%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.28%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 81 (22.56%) Git (software)
2 48 (13.37%) Bitbucket
3 43 (11.98%) Selenium
4 42 (11.70%) Jenkins
5 32 (8.91%) Xcode
6 22 (6.13%) Android Studio
6 22 (6.13%) JUnit
7 18 (5.01%) WebDriver
8 17 (4.74%) Cucumber
9 15 (4.18%) Visual Studio
10 14 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (3.34%) SpecFlow
12 9 (2.51%) Mockito
12 9 (2.51%) TestNG
13 8 (2.23%) GitLab
13 8 (2.23%) gulp
13 8 (2.23%) JMeter
13 8 (2.23%) Postman
13 8 (2.23%) TeamCity
14 7 (1.95%) Maven
General
1 30 (8.36%) Finance
2 11 (3.06%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.79%) Public Sector
4 9 (2.51%) Korean Language
5 7 (1.95%) Electronics
6 6 (1.67%) Games
7 5 (1.39%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.11%) Banking
8 4 (1.11%) Marketing
9 3 (0.84%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.84%) Publishing
10 2 (0.56%) Advertising
10 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.56%) Retail
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) French Language
11 1 (0.28%) German Language
11 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 106 (29.53%) Developer
2 61 (16.99%) Analyst
3 31 (8.64%) React Developer
4 29 (8.08%) Business Analyst
5 22 (6.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 22 (6.13%) Scrum Master
6 21 (5.85%) Mobile Developer
6 21 (5.85%) Scala Developer
6 21 (5.85%) Software Engineer
6 21 (5.85%) Test Engineer
7 20 (5.57%) Tester
8 18 (5.01%) Project Manager
8 18 (5.01%) Test Automation Engineer
9 17 (4.74%) Test Analyst
10 14 (3.90%) Digital Developer
11 12 (3.34%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (3.06%) Senior Software Engineer
13 10 (2.79%) Android Developer
13 10 (2.79%) Applications Developer
13 10 (2.79%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (13.37%) HTML
2 47 (13.09%) CSS
3 45 (12.53%) React
4 37 (10.31%) RESTful
5 36 (10.03%) React Native
5 36 (10.03%) Redux
6 33 (9.19%) JSON
7 30 (8.36%) .NET
8 22 (6.13%) AngularJS
9 20 (5.57%) XML
10 19 (5.29%) Node.js
10 19 (5.29%) Spring
10 19 (5.29%) Web Services
11 17 (4.74%) ASP.NET
11 17 (4.74%) jQuery
12 10 (2.79%) Sass
13 8 (2.23%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (2.23%) HTML5
13 8 (2.23%) REST
13 8 (2.23%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.26%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (10.86%) Mobile App
3 21 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.01%) Algorithms
5 11 (3.06%) Device Driver
5 11 (3.06%) SIMD
6 10 (2.79%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (2.23%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.23%) User Experience
8 7 (1.95%) Cloud Native
9 6 (1.67%) PKI
9 6 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.39%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.11%) ASIC
11 4 (1.11%) Cyberattack
11 4 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.11%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.84%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 47 (13.09%) Linux
2 36 (10.03%) Windows
3 32 (8.91%) Android
4 23 (6.41%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.23%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (1.67%) Kali Linux
7 5 (1.39%) CentOS
7 5 (1.39%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.39%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.11%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.84%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.28%) Debian
11 1 (0.28%) Unix
11 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (26.74%) Scrum
3 87 (24.23%) Test Automation
4 56 (15.60%) Software Engineering
5 55 (15.32%) DevOps
6 44 (12.26%) Microservices
7 43 (11.98%) Kanban
8 40 (11.14%) Mentoring
9 39 (10.86%) Mobile Development
10 37 (10.31%) Test Strategy
11 33 (9.19%) Software Testing
12 32 (8.91%) Problem-Solving
13 31 (8.64%) Android Development
14 30 (8.36%) Project Delivery
14 30 (8.36%) Web Testing
15 29 (8.08%) TDD
16 28 (7.80%) Software Delivery
16 28 (7.80%) Stakeholder Management
17 26 (7.24%) Manual Testing
18 25 (6.96%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 64 (17.83%) C#
2 63 (17.55%) Java
3 60 (16.71%) SQL
4 57 (15.88%) JavaScript
5 26 (7.24%) C++
6 25 (6.96%) Scala
7 24 (6.69%) C
7 24 (6.69%) Python
8 16 (4.46%) TypeScript
9 14 (3.90%) PHP
10 9 (2.51%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.23%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.95%) Kotlin
13 6 (1.67%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.39%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.11%) Assembly Language
15 4 (1.11%) ES6
15 4 (1.11%) Ruby
15 4 (1.11%) Rust
15 4 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (14.48%) Degree
2 30 (8.36%) ISEB
3 28 (7.80%) ISTQB
3 28 (7.80%) Security Cleared
4 20 (5.57%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.23%) CEH
6 7 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.67%) CREST Certified
8 4 (1.11%) AWS Certification
8 4 (1.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.84%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.56%) CISA
10 2 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.56%) GIAC
10 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.56%) OSCE
10 2 (0.56%) OSCP
10 2 (0.56%) PMP
11 1 (0.28%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (13.65%) QA
2 14 (3.90%) GDPR
3 5 (1.39%) SLA
4 3 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.56%) NIST
6 1 (0.28%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.28%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.28%) PMO
6 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (9.75%) Docker
2 7 (1.95%) Firmware
3 4 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.11%) LXC
4 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.56%) vSphere
5 1 (0.28%) HDFS
5 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.28%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (3.90%) Kubernetes
2 13 (3.62%) Ansible
3 10 (2.79%) Terraform
4 7 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.39%) Puppet
6 4 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.84%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.56%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.56%) Grafana
8 2 (0.56%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.56%) SCCM
8 2 (0.56%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.56%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.28%) CloudHub
9 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.28%) MIIS
9 1 (0.28%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.28%) SCOM
9 1 (0.28%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (6.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.90%) Oracle
3 11 (3.06%) HP
4 10 (2.79%) Atlassian
5 9 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (2.51%) SAP
6 8 (2.23%) Adobe
6 8 (2.23%) VMware
7 6 (1.67%) Remedy
8 5 (1.39%) Cadence
8 5 (1.39%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.39%) Synopsys
9 4 (1.11%) Google
9 4 (1.11%) hybris
10 3 (0.84%) CA
10 3 (0.84%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (0.84%) Facebook
10 3 (0.84%) Intel
10 3 (0.84%) Mentor Graphics
10 3 (0.84%) Xilinx