Period
to 27 November 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 27 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South East
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 65 68
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +39
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 381 1,028 1,188
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.29% 4.12% 4.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.06% 20.71% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 334 864 1,049
Median annual salary £51,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.36% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year +4.55% +9.45% +0.50%

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 1,899 4,963 5,968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.37% 19.91% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,634 4,203 5,210
Median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +8.42% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £68,750
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 27 November 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 27 November 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
Hampshire +21 100 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Thames Valley -32 98 £57,500 - 19
Surrey +60 89 £57,500 +4.55% 17
Berkshire -31 64 £57,500 -4.17% 12
West Sussex +31 60 £67,500 +22.73% 1
East Sussex -7 29 £28,750 -47.73% 2
Buckinghamshire -13 20 £50,000 -2.44% 5
Oxfordshire +12 14 £45,000 -27.42% 2
Kent +35 3 £48,000 +6.67% 4
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 225 (59.06%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (34.91%) Confluence
3 123 (32.28%) Scrum
4 110 (28.87%) Test Automation
5 97 (25.46%) SQL
6 91 (23.88%) Git (software)
7 83 (21.78%) AWS
8 79 (20.73%) DevOps
9 78 (20.47%) JavaScript
10 72 (18.90%) Kanban
11 68 (17.85%) Java
11 68 (17.85%) CSS
12 63 (16.54%) HTML
13 62 (16.27%) QA
13 62 (16.27%) RESTful
14 59 (15.49%) Mentoring
15 57 (14.96%) Microservices
15 57 (14.96%) Linux
16 54 (14.17%) C#
17 53 (13.91%) JSON
18 52 (13.65%) Test Strategy
19 49 (12.86%) Web Testing
20 48 (12.60%) Degree
20 48 (12.60%) NoSQL
21 46 (12.07%) MongoDB
21 46 (12.07%) Scala
22 45 (11.81%) Windows
22 45 (11.81%) Bitbucket
23 44 (11.55%) Jenkins
23 44 (11.55%) Azure

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
1 133 (34.91%) Confluence
2 19 (4.99%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.41%) CMS
4 8 (2.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (1.84%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.05%) Apache
6 4 (1.05%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.79%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.52%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.52%) Drupal
8 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.26%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (4.46%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (3.67%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.36%) Photoshop
5 7 (1.84%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.52%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 6 (1.57%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.52%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 83 (21.78%) AWS
2 44 (11.55%) Azure
3 38 (9.97%) SaaS
4 10 (2.62%) npm
5 8 (2.10%) PaaS
6 7 (1.84%) Adobe Analytics
6 7 (1.84%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (1.84%) GitHub
7 6 (1.57%) IaaS
8 5 (1.31%) Azure Data Factory
8 5 (1.31%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 5 (1.31%) Office 365
8 5 (1.31%) Slack
9 4 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (1.05%) BlazeMeter
9 4 (1.05%) GCP
10 3 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.79%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.79%) G Suite
10 3 (0.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.10%) Firewall
1 8 (2.10%) SSH
1 8 (2.10%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.57%) DNS
3 5 (1.31%) DMZ
3 5 (1.31%) HTTP
4 4 (1.05%) LAN
5 3 (0.79%) DHCP
5 3 (0.79%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.52%) 5G
6 2 (0.52%) FTP
6 2 (0.52%) VoIP
6 2 (0.52%) WAN
6 2 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.26%) 2G
7 1 (0.26%) 3G
7 1 (0.26%) Internet
7 1 (0.26%) SAN
7 1 (0.26%) SSL
7 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (12.60%) NoSQL
2 46 (12.07%) MongoDB
3 22 (5.77%) SQL Server
4 18 (4.72%) MySQL
5 13 (3.41%) Big Data
6 10 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.57%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.57%) SQLite
8 5 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.05%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.05%) Redis
10 3 (0.79%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.79%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.52%) Power BI
11 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.26%) Informix
12 1 (0.26%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 91 (23.88%) Git (software)
2 45 (11.81%) Bitbucket
3 44 (11.55%) Jenkins
4 40 (10.50%) Selenium
5 38 (9.97%) JUnit
6 21 (5.51%) Xcode
7 18 (4.72%) SpecFlow
8 17 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (4.20%) WebDriver
10 15 (3.94%) Android Studio
10 15 (3.94%) Maven
11 13 (3.41%) TestNG
12 11 (2.89%) webpack
13 10 (2.62%) Jasmine
13 10 (2.62%) JMeter
13 10 (2.62%) Karma Test Runner
14 9 (2.36%) gulp
14 9 (2.36%) Protractor
15 8 (2.10%) GitLab
16 7 (1.84%) SonarQube
General
1 34 (8.92%) Finance
2 13 (3.41%) Public Sector
3 10 (2.62%) Electronics
4 9 (2.36%) Korean Language
5 8 (2.10%) Retail
6 7 (1.84%) Marketing
7 6 (1.57%) Billing
7 6 (1.57%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.31%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.05%) Banking
9 4 (1.05%) Games
9 4 (1.05%) Publishing
9 4 (1.05%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.79%) Law
11 2 (0.52%) Local Government
12 1 (0.26%) Advertising
12 1 (0.26%) Automotive
12 1 (0.26%) French Language
12 1 (0.26%) German Language
12 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 145 (38.06%) Developer
2 49 (12.86%) Analyst
3 42 (11.02%) Scala Developer
4 24 (6.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 23 (6.04%) React Developer
6 22 (5.77%) Business Analyst
6 22 (5.77%) Digital Developer
7 21 (5.51%) Senior Developer
8 20 (5.25%) Java Developer
8 20 (5.25%) Test Automation Engineer
9 19 (4.99%) Full Stack Developer
10 17 (4.46%) Test Engineer
10 17 (4.46%) Tester
11 16 (4.20%) Scrum Master
12 15 (3.94%) Mobile Developer
12 15 (3.94%) Test Analyst
13 13 (3.41%) PHP Developer
13 13 (3.41%) Testing Engineer
14 12 (3.15%) Automation Tester
14 12 (3.15%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (17.85%) CSS
2 63 (16.54%) HTML
3 62 (16.27%) RESTful
4 53 (13.91%) JSON
5 41 (10.76%) React
6 40 (10.50%) Spring
7 32 (8.40%) AngularJS
8 31 (8.14%) Redux
9 30 (7.87%) React Native
9 30 (7.87%) XML
10 26 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 25 (6.56%) .NET
11 25 (6.56%) Node.js
12 18 (4.72%) ASP.NET
12 18 (4.72%) jQuery
12 18 (4.72%) XSLT
13 16 (4.20%) HTML5
13 16 (4.20%) J2EE
13 16 (4.20%) Web Services
14 14 (3.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.71%) Greenfield Project
2 31 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (7.09%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (2.62%) Algorithms
6 9 (2.36%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.10%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.10%) User Experience
8 7 (1.84%) Cloud Native
8 7 (1.84%) Device Driver
8 7 (1.84%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.84%) SIMD
9 4 (1.05%) Cyberattack
9 4 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.05%) PKI
9 4 (1.05%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (0.79%) PMI
10 3 (0.79%) Social Media
10 3 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.96%) Linux
2 45 (11.81%) Windows
3 24 (6.30%) Android
4 17 (4.46%) Apple iOS
5 16 (4.20%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.84%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.57%) CentOS
7 6 (1.57%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.05%) Kali Linux
9 3 (0.79%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.26%) Debian
11 1 (0.26%) Unix
11 1 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (59.06%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (32.28%) Scrum
3 110 (28.87%) Test Automation
4 79 (20.73%) DevOps
5 72 (18.90%) Kanban
6 59 (15.49%) Mentoring
7 57 (14.96%) Microservices
8 52 (13.65%) Test Strategy
9 49 (12.86%) Web Testing
10 43 (11.29%) Service Design
11 40 (10.50%) Manual Testing
12 39 (10.24%) Software Engineering
13 37 (9.71%) Software Testing
14 34 (8.92%) User Stories
15 31 (8.14%) Analytics
16 27 (7.09%) Problem-Solving
16 27 (7.09%) Requirements Gathering
16 27 (7.09%) Unit Testing
17 25 (6.56%) Front End Development
18 24 (6.30%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 97 (25.46%) SQL
2 78 (20.47%) JavaScript
3 68 (17.85%) Java
4 54 (14.17%) C#
5 46 (12.07%) Scala
6 36 (9.45%) Python
7 30 (7.87%) PHP
8 28 (7.35%) TypeScript
9 22 (5.77%) C
10 20 (5.25%) C++
11 16 (4.20%) XPath
12 13 (3.41%) PowerShell
13 9 (2.36%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.36%) ES6
13 9 (2.36%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.57%) ANSI SQL
15 5 (1.31%) VB
16 4 (1.05%) Ruby
16 4 (1.05%) Rust
17 3 (0.79%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 48 (12.60%) Degree
2 21 (5.51%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.46%) ISEB
3 17 (4.46%) ISTQB
3 17 (4.46%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.05%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.05%) CEH
5 4 (1.05%) CREST Certified
6 3 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (0.79%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.52%) PMP
8 1 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.26%) CSPO
8 1 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (16.27%) QA
2 12 (3.15%) GDPR
3 11 (2.89%) SLA
4 4 (1.05%) PMO
5 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.26%) NIST
6 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (11.02%) Docker
2 11 (2.89%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.05%) LXC
5 2 (0.52%) Firmware
5 2 (0.52%) pfSense
5 2 (0.52%) Varnish
6 1 (0.26%) HDFS
6 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (4.46%) Kubernetes
2 16 (4.20%) Ansible
3 12 (3.15%) Terraform
4 5 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.31%) Puppet
5 3 (0.79%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.52%) Grafana
6 2 (0.52%) SCCM
7 1 (0.26%) CloudHub
7 1 (0.26%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.26%) Nessus
7 1 (0.26%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.26%) Rancher
7 1 (0.26%) SCOM
7 1 (0.26%) SCSM
7 1 (0.26%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.26%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (5.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.67%) Oracle
3 12 (3.15%) SAP
4 11 (2.89%) Adobe
5 9 (2.36%) Atlassian
6 8 (2.10%) hybris
6 8 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.84%) Splunk
8 6 (1.57%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.57%) VMware
9 4 (1.05%) HP
10 3 (0.79%) CA
10 3 (0.79%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (0.79%) Facebook
10 3 (0.79%) Google
10 3 (0.79%) New Relic
10 3 (0.79%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.52%) Axosoft
11 2 (0.52%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.52%) Sparx