Period
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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 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South East
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 73 58 61
Rank change year-on-year -15 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 923 790 611
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.09% 4.99% 4.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.90% 22.56% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 540 596 532
10th Percentile £36,200 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,938 £42,500 £41,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 4,639 3,501 2,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.53% 22.12% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,451 2,517 2,442
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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 July 2022.

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 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -40 279 £57,500 +4.55% 38
Surrey +8 234 £58,500 -6.40% 14
Hampshire +4 225 £50,000 +11.11% 40
Berkshire -14 191 £60,000 +4.35% 14
Kent +18 107 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Buckinghamshire -39 69 £50,000 - 14
East Sussex -68 27 £60,000 +20.00% 3
West Sussex -35 25 £45,000 - 5
Oxfordshire -48 20 £47,750 -9.05% 10
Middlesex - 13 - -
Sussex - 4 £39,500 - 1
Home Counties -9 2 £39,000 -54.12%
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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.

1 631 (68.36%) Agile
2 282 (30.55%) JavaScript
3 274 (29.69%) Social Skills
4 271 (29.36%) Confluence
5 260 (28.17%) Scrum
6 241 (26.11%) Python
7 234 (25.35%) Git (software)
8 233 (25.24%) Finance
9 231 (25.03%) Java
10 223 (24.16%) SQL
11 220 (23.84%) Test Automation
12 215 (23.29%) AWS
12 215 (23.29%) Software Engineering
13 213 (23.08%) Degree
14 208 (22.54%) CI/CD
15 207 (22.43%) HTML
15 207 (22.43%) DevOps
16 187 (20.26%) Linux
17 186 (20.15%) CSS
18 185 (20.04%) Software Testing
19 179 (19.39%) Problem-Solving
20 172 (18.63%) Computer Science
21 170 (18.42%) Jenkins
22 166 (17.98%) Azure
23 165 (17.88%) C#
24 160 (17.33%) TDD
25 153 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
26 147 (15.93%) C++
26 147 (15.93%) User Stories
27 146 (15.82%) React

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
1 271 (29.36%) Confluence
2 42 (4.55%) Apache Spark
3 30 (3.25%) Apache
4 27 (2.93%) SharePoint
5 22 (2.38%) CMS
6 13 (1.41%) IIS
7 12 (1.30%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.19%) IBM Domino
9 8 (0.87%) WildFly
10 7 (0.76%) JBoss
11 6 (0.65%) Jetty
11 6 (0.65%) nginx
12 3 (0.33%) WordPress
13 2 (0.22%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.22%) SAP EP
13 2 (0.22%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.11%) EPiServer
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 64 (6.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (4.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 37 (4.01%) Microsoft Office
4 26 (2.82%) Simulink
5 22 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
6 20 (2.17%) MS Visio
7 13 (1.41%) CANalyzer
8 4 (0.43%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.43%) FrameMaker
8 4 (0.43%) RoboHelp
9 2 (0.22%) FileZilla
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.11%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (0.43%) Workfront
2 3 (0.33%) Primavera
3 2 (0.22%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.22%) SAP APO
3 2 (0.22%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.22%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.22%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.11%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.11%) Cloudability
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 215 (23.29%) AWS
2 166 (17.98%) Azure
3 115 (12.46%) Serverless
4 85 (9.21%) GCP
5 79 (8.56%) SaaS
6 48 (5.20%) AWS Lambda
6 48 (5.20%) GitHub
7 46 (4.98%) Azure DevOps
8 35 (3.79%) Cloud Functions
8 35 (3.79%) OpenShift
9 27 (2.93%) Cloud Computing
10 22 (2.38%) Power Platform
11 13 (1.41%) Azure Service Bus
12 11 (1.19%) Amazon S3
12 11 (1.19%) Snowflake
13 10 (1.08%) Collibra
13 10 (1.08%) Microsoft 365
14 7 (0.76%) Veeva
15 6 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
16 5 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.88%) Internet
2 22 (2.38%) HTTP
3 19 (2.06%) Modbus
4 15 (1.63%) Software-Defined Radio
5 13 (1.41%) J1939
6 11 (1.19%) MQTT
6 11 (1.19%) PPP
7 9 (0.98%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.98%) Wireless
7 9 (0.98%) Wireshark
8 8 (0.87%) Ethernet
9 7 (0.76%) VPN
10 6 (0.65%) Broadband
10 6 (0.65%) DHCP
10 6 (0.65%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.65%) IMAP
10 6 (0.65%) SSL
10 6 (0.65%) tcpdump
11 4 (0.43%) 3GPP
11 4 (0.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 109 (11.81%) MySQL
3 60 (6.50%) PostgreSQL
4 47 (5.09%) NoSQL
5 46 (4.98%) MongoDB
6 35 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 35 (3.79%) Flink
7 28 (3.03%) Relational Database
8 27 (2.93%) RDBMS
9 25 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (2.38%) Power BI
11 20 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
12 15 (1.63%) MariaDB
13 14 (1.52%) Big Data
14 10 (1.08%) DataStage
14 10 (1.08%) Tableau
15 9 (0.98%) Redis
15 9 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (0.76%) BigQuery
16 7 (0.76%) Looker
Development Applications
1 234 (25.35%) Git (software)
2 170 (18.42%) Jenkins
3 83 (8.99%) Selenium
4 78 (8.45%) Bitbucket
5 39 (4.23%) Cucumber
5 39 (4.23%) TestRail
6 37 (4.01%) Gradle
6 37 (4.01%) Maven
7 35 (3.79%) Ant
7 35 (3.79%) Subversion
8 32 (3.47%) TeamCity
8 32 (3.47%) Zephyr
9 29 (3.14%) Postman
10 25 (2.71%) Rational DOORS
11 23 (2.49%) Appium
11 23 (2.49%) Visual Studio
12 22 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 21 (2.28%) GCC
13 21 (2.28%) JUnit
13 21 (2.28%) NUnit
General
1 274 (29.69%) Social Skills
2 233 (25.24%) Finance
3 118 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (5.85%) Presentation Skills
5 53 (5.74%) Electronics
6 44 (4.77%) Manufacturing
7 39 (4.23%) Marketing
8 37 (4.01%) Retail
9 34 (3.68%) Back Office
9 34 (3.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 33 (3.58%) Organisational Skills
11 27 (2.93%) Military
12 21 (2.28%) Influencing Skills
13 20 (2.17%) Automotive
14 17 (1.84%) Games
14 17 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
14 17 (1.84%) Telecoms
15 16 (1.73%) Banking
16 14 (1.52%) Law
16 14 (1.52%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 163 (17.66%) Developer
2 158 (17.12%) Software Engineer
3 129 (13.98%) Analyst
4 62 (6.72%) Test Engineer
5 59 (6.39%) Embedded Engineer
6 57 (6.18%) Project Manager
7 49 (5.31%) Senior Software Engineer
7 49 (5.31%) Software Developer
8 48 (5.20%) Business Analyst
9 46 (4.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 46 (4.98%) Java Engineer
9 46 (4.98%) Principal Engineer
9 46 (4.98%) Senior Java Engineer
10 42 (4.55%) .NET Developer
11 37 (4.01%) React Developer
12 35 (3.79%) Scrum Master
13 32 (3.47%) Senior Developer
13 32 (3.47%) Tester
14 31 (3.36%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
15 30 (3.25%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (22.43%) HTML
2 186 (20.15%) CSS
3 146 (15.82%) React
4 132 (14.30%) AngularJS
5 125 (13.54%) Vue.js
6 110 (11.92%) .NET
7 92 (9.97%) HTML5
8 77 (8.34%) WPF
9 70 (7.58%) CSS3
9 70 (7.58%) RESTful
10 67 (7.26%) WinForms
11 64 (6.93%) Web Services
12 63 (6.83%) REST
13 56 (6.07%) ASP.NET
14 43 (4.66%) SOAP
15 39 (4.23%) jQuery
16 38 (4.12%) Node.js
17 35 (3.79%) JDBC
17 35 (3.79%) JSON
18 31 (3.36%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 126 (13.65%) Algorithms
2 111 (12.03%) Data Structures
3 78 (8.45%) User Experience
4 50 (5.42%) Self-Motivation
5 46 (4.98%) Life Science
6 43 (4.66%) Linux Command Line
7 34 (3.68%) Mobile App
8 32 (3.47%) Virtual Team
9 28 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
10 19 (2.06%) PMI
11 17 (1.84%) Wiki
12 16 (1.73%) Cyberattack
12 16 (1.73%) Management Information System
13 14 (1.52%) Cyber Defence
13 14 (1.52%) FPGA
14 13 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
14 13 (1.41%) NHS
14 13 (1.41%) SIMD
15 12 (1.30%) Driving Licence
16 11 (1.19%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 187 (20.26%) Linux
2 66 (7.15%) Windows
3 40 (4.33%) Unix
4 36 (3.90%) Apple iOS
5 35 (3.79%) Android
6 24 (2.60%) Embedded Linux
7 20 (2.17%) CentOS
7 20 (2.17%) Windows Server
8 19 (2.06%) FreeRTOS
9 13 (1.41%) Debian
9 13 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (1.41%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.76%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.65%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.43%) VxWorks
13 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 631 (68.36%) Agile
2 260 (28.17%) Scrum
3 220 (23.84%) Test Automation
4 215 (23.29%) Software Engineering
5 208 (22.54%) CI/CD
6 207 (22.43%) DevOps
7 185 (20.04%) Software Testing
8 179 (19.39%) Problem-Solving
9 172 (18.63%) Computer Science
10 160 (17.33%) TDD
11 153 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
12 147 (15.93%) User Stories
13 137 (14.84%) Mentoring
14 127 (13.76%) Full Stack Development
15 121 (13.11%) Project Management
16 108 (11.70%) SDLC
17 102 (11.05%) MVC
18 92 (9.97%) Unit Testing
19 86 (9.32%) Microservices
19 86 (9.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 282 (30.55%) JavaScript
2 241 (26.11%) Python
3 231 (25.03%) Java
4 223 (24.16%) SQL
5 165 (17.88%) C#
6 147 (15.93%) C++
7 126 (13.65%) C
8 107 (11.59%) PHP
9 81 (8.78%) Objective-C
10 66 (7.15%) TypeScript
11 60 (6.50%) PowerShell
12 56 (6.07%) Ruby
13 52 (5.63%) Shell Script
14 51 (5.53%) Perl
15 32 (3.47%) Embedded C
16 30 (3.25%) Bash
17 26 (2.82%) ES6
17 26 (2.82%) MATLAB
18 21 (2.28%) Embedded C++
19 18 (1.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 213 (23.08%) Degree
2 103 (11.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 77 (8.34%) Security Cleared
4 59 (6.39%) SC Cleared
5 47 (5.09%) ISTQB
6 38 (4.12%) Master's Degree
7 29 (3.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 20 (2.17%) PMI Certification
9 17 (1.84%) APMP
10 16 (1.73%) ISEB
11 15 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (1.52%) PhD
13 11 (1.19%) MCAD
14 10 (1.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 9 (0.98%) CBAP
15 9 (0.98%) DV Cleared
15 9 (0.98%) IIBA
16 7 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (0.54%) CSPO
18 2 (0.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (11.48%) QA
2 72 (7.80%) Accessibility
3 27 (2.93%) SLA
4 16 (1.73%) HL7
5 13 (1.41%) ISO 26262
6 9 (0.98%) GDPR
7 3 (0.33%) PMO
8 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.22%) WCAG
9 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 104 (11.27%) Docker
2 32 (3.47%) Firmware
3 10 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.08%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.54%) vSphere
5 3 (0.33%) Openswan
6 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.11%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 64 (6.93%) Kubernetes
2 22 (2.38%) Terraform
3 20 (2.17%) Ansible
4 11 (1.19%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 8 (0.87%) HP ALM
6 5 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.43%) Grafana
7 4 (0.43%) Puppet
7 4 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.33%) Rancher
8 3 (0.33%) WSUS
9 2 (0.22%) Kibana
9 2 (0.22%) Nagios
9 2 (0.22%) Nessus
9 2 (0.22%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.11%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 117 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 100 (10.83%) Google
3 45 (4.88%) Atlassian
4 36 (3.90%) Oracle
5 19 (2.06%) Cisco
5 19 (2.06%) Siemens
6 16 (1.73%) CA Agile Central
6 16 (1.73%) Red Hat
6 16 (1.73%) SAP
7 14 (1.52%) HP
7 14 (1.52%) VMware
8 13 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (1.41%) Xilinx
8 13 (1.41%) Zend
9 11 (1.19%) Adobe
9 11 (1.19%) ServiceNow
10 10 (1.08%) Cognos
10 10 (1.08%) Datto
11 6 (0.65%) Apple
11 6 (0.65%) IBM