Period
to 22 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 63 88 66
Rank change year-on-year +25 -22 +27
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 405 345 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.67% 3.50% 4.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.64% 16.55% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 318 237 449
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,095 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.58% +4.19% -

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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,713 2,085 2,402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.73% 21.17% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,372 1,722 2,038
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,125
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.98% +10.31%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in the South West

JIRA
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA in the South West.

Salary trend for JIRA in the South West

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in the South West over the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

Salary histogram for JIRA in the South West

JIRA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Gloucestershire +3 133 £50,000 +11.11% 16
Bristol +8 92 £40,000 -23.81% 33
Wiltshire +36 91 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Dorset +4 41 £53,750 -6.52% 4
Devon +3 23 £42,500 +49.12% 18
Somerset +16 18 £50,000 - 7
Cornwall +18 5 £40,000 +11.11% 1
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 West region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 258 (63.70%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (45.43%) Scrum
3 138 (34.07%) Linux
4 123 (30.37%) Git (software)
5 110 (27.16%) Confluence
5 110 (27.16%) Python
6 107 (26.42%) Software Engineering
7 105 (25.93%) Finance
8 104 (25.68%) Kanban
9 95 (23.46%) JavaScript
10 93 (22.96%) C
11 87 (21.48%) DevOps
12 86 (21.23%) Java
13 83 (20.49%) Bitbucket
14 81 (20.00%) Azure
15 78 (19.26%) C++
16 77 (19.01%) Security Cleared
16 77 (19.01%) Degree
17 76 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
18 75 (18.52%) Atlassian
19 72 (17.78%) Windows
19 72 (17.78%) Docker
20 71 (17.53%) Jenkins
21 70 (17.28%) AWS
22 67 (16.54%) C#
22 67 (16.54%) Test Automation
23 62 (15.31%) HTML
24 61 (15.06%) SQL
24 61 (15.06%) .NET
25 59 (14.57%) CSS

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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
1 110 (27.16%) Confluence
2 44 (10.86%) SharePoint
3 32 (7.90%) Apache
4 19 (4.69%) Apache Spark
5 18 (4.44%) CMS
6 17 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (3.21%) OpenStack
8 12 (2.96%) Drupal
8 12 (2.96%) JBoss
9 11 (2.72%) nginx
10 10 (2.47%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.23%) Umbraco
11 5 (1.23%) WordPress
12 4 (0.99%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.99%) Mule
12 4 (0.99%) Mule ESB
12 4 (0.99%) Red Hat Fuse
13 3 (0.74%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.74%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (0.74%) PlantUML
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (1.48%) Magento
3 5 (1.23%) Teamcenter
4 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (20.00%) Azure
2 70 (17.28%) AWS
3 37 (9.14%) Office 365
4 35 (8.64%) GCP
5 15 (3.70%) Azure Stack
5 15 (3.70%) OneDrive
5 15 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 14 (3.46%) OpenShift
7 13 (3.21%) Trello
8 10 (2.47%) SaaS
9 7 (1.73%) GitHub
10 6 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.48%) IaaS
10 6 (1.48%) Slack
11 4 (0.99%) BlazeMeter
12 3 (0.74%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.74%) PaaS
13 2 (0.49%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.49%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.89%) Firewall
2 32 (7.90%) TCP/IP
3 30 (7.41%) DNS
4 22 (5.43%) VPN
5 20 (4.94%) Skype
6 17 (4.20%) DHCP
7 16 (3.95%) DMZ
8 15 (3.70%) NetScaler
9 11 (2.72%) HTTPS
10 10 (2.47%) HTTP
11 8 (1.98%) IPsec
12 7 (1.73%) VLAN
13 6 (1.48%) IPv4
13 6 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (1.23%) Internet
14 5 (1.23%) Intranet
15 4 (0.99%) GoToMeeting
16 3 (0.74%) 802.11
16 3 (0.74%) 802.15
16 3 (0.74%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (12.59%) MySQL
2 49 (12.10%) SQL Server
3 33 (8.15%) Big Data
4 16 (3.95%) MongoDB
5 14 (3.46%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.21%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.47%) MariaDB
8 9 (2.22%) Apache Hive
8 9 (2.22%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.98%) Geospatial Data
9 8 (1.98%) GIS
9 8 (1.98%) Impala
9 8 (1.98%) JasperReports
10 6 (1.48%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.23%) QlikView
11 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 123 (30.37%) Git (software)
2 83 (20.49%) Bitbucket
3 71 (17.53%) Jenkins
4 30 (7.41%) JUnit
5 29 (7.16%) git-flow
6 27 (6.67%) Maven
6 27 (6.67%) Selenium
7 24 (5.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 24 (5.93%) Bitbucket Server
8 21 (5.19%) Visual Studio
9 16 (3.95%) Ant
9 16 (3.95%) TestRail
10 15 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (3.46%) Subversion
12 13 (3.21%) TeamCity
13 12 (2.96%) Cucumber
13 12 (2.96%) SpecFlow
14 11 (2.72%) Visual Studio Team System
15 10 (2.47%) EasyMock
15 10 (2.47%) LoadRunner
General
1 105 (25.93%) Finance
2 55 (13.58%) Retail
3 33 (8.15%) Electronics
4 28 (6.91%) Manufacturing
4 28 (6.91%) Public Sector
5 23 (5.68%) Automotive
6 21 (5.19%) Games
7 17 (4.20%) Telecoms
8 15 (3.70%) Marketing
9 6 (1.48%) Military
10 5 (1.23%) Banking
11 3 (0.74%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.49%) Fire and Rescue
12 2 (0.49%) Police
13 1 (0.25%) Advertising
13 1 (0.25%) Back Office
13 1 (0.25%) Legal
13 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 81 (20.00%) Developer
2 69 (17.04%) Software Engineer
3 50 (12.35%) Analyst
4 38 (9.38%) Architect
5 25 (6.17%) Scrum Master
6 22 (5.43%) Java Developer
6 22 (5.43%) Senior Developer
6 22 (5.43%) Test Analyst
7 21 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
8 20 (4.94%) Embedded Engineer
9 19 (4.69%) Java Engineer
10 18 (4.44%) Software Developer
11 17 (4.20%) Test Engineer
12 16 (3.95%) Consultant
13 15 (3.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 14 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
14 14 (3.46%) Java Software Engineer
15 13 (3.21%) Cloud Architect
15 13 (3.21%) Principal Engineer
16 12 (2.96%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (15.31%) HTML
2 61 (15.06%) .NET
3 59 (14.57%) CSS
4 55 (13.58%) Spring
5 50 (12.35%) REST
6 48 (11.85%) AngularJS
7 42 (10.37%) React
8 34 (8.40%) HTML5
9 29 (7.16%) Vue.js
10 28 (6.91%) Web Services
11 27 (6.67%) Node.js
12 26 (6.42%) ASP.NET
13 22 (5.43%) CSS3
13 22 (5.43%) JSON
13 22 (5.43%) Kafka
14 19 (4.69%) jQuery
15 18 (4.44%) Django
15 18 (4.44%) RESTful
16 17 (4.20%) Sass
17 16 (3.95%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.95%) Public Cloud
3 15 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (3.70%) Wiki
4 8 (1.98%) Analytical Mindset
4 8 (1.98%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 8 (1.98%) Cybercrime
4 8 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (1.48%) Cyberattack
7 5 (1.23%) Clustering
7 5 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (0.99%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.99%) MPEG
9 3 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.74%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 138 (34.07%) Linux
2 72 (17.78%) Windows
3 37 (9.14%) CentOS
4 31 (7.65%) Windows Server
5 19 (4.69%) Unix
6 18 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (3.95%) Ubuntu
8 15 (3.70%) Debian
8 15 (3.70%) Mac OS
9 13 (3.21%) Android
10 12 (2.96%) Apple iOS
11 10 (2.47%) Windows 10
11 10 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.23%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.99%) FreeRTOS
14 3 (0.74%) ThreadX
14 3 (0.74%) zOS
15 2 (0.49%) Solaris
16 1 (0.25%) Fedora
16 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (63.70%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (45.43%) Scrum
3 107 (26.42%) Software Engineering
4 104 (25.68%) Kanban
5 87 (21.48%) DevOps
6 76 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
7 67 (16.54%) Test Automation
8 55 (13.58%) ITIL
9 52 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
10 51 (12.59%) TDD
11 49 (12.10%) OO
12 48 (11.85%) Project Management
13 46 (11.36%) CRM
14 37 (9.14%) BDD
14 37 (9.14%) Waterfall
15 36 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
16 35 (8.64%) Computer Science
17 34 (8.40%) Microservices
17 34 (8.40%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 32 (7.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 110 (27.16%) Python
2 95 (23.46%) JavaScript
3 93 (22.96%) C
4 86 (21.23%) Java
5 78 (19.26%) C++
6 67 (16.54%) C#
7 61 (15.06%) SQL
8 54 (13.33%) PHP
9 37 (9.14%) Bash Shell
10 35 (8.64%) PowerShell
11 14 (3.46%) Java 8
12 13 (3.21%) TypeScript
13 11 (2.72%) Go
14 10 (2.47%) ES6
15 9 (2.22%) Apex Code
15 9 (2.22%) Perl
16 8 (1.98%) R
17 6 (1.48%) PHP 7
18 4 (0.99%) Ruby
19 3 (0.74%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 77 (19.01%) Degree
1 77 (19.01%) Security Cleared
2 59 (14.57%) DV Cleared
3 27 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 26 (6.42%) RHCE
5 18 (4.44%) CCNA
5 18 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (4.20%) MCSE
6 17 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (3.95%) ISEB
7 16 (3.95%) SC Cleared
8 11 (2.72%) CCA
8 11 (2.72%) CISSP
8 11 (2.72%) CompTIA Security+
8 11 (2.72%) GIAC
8 11 (2.72%) Linux+ Certification
8 11 (2.72%) MCP
8 11 (2.72%) Network+ Certification
8 11 (2.72%) SANS
8 11 (2.72%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.89%) QA
2 15 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 8 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.74%) SLA
5 2 (0.49%) MISRA
5 2 (0.49%) MISRA C
5 2 (0.49%) NIST
System Software
1 72 (17.78%) Docker
2 45 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 22 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (5.19%) Hyper-V
5 17 (4.20%) Firmware
6 15 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (3.70%) XenApp
7 10 (2.47%) vSphere
8 9 (2.22%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.98%) Apache Flume
10 7 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (1.48%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.25%) Btrfs
13 1 (0.25%) Corosync
13 1 (0.25%) DRBD
13 1 (0.25%) GlusterFS
13 1 (0.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 37 (9.14%) Kubernetes
2 34 (8.40%) Ansible
3 24 (5.93%) Puppet
4 20 (4.94%) WSUS
5 18 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 15 (3.70%) SCOM
6 15 (3.70%) SCOrch
7 14 (3.46%) Red Hat Satellite
7 14 (3.46%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 14 (3.46%) yum
8 12 (2.96%) SCCM
9 8 (1.98%) Oozie
10 7 (1.73%) Terraform
11 2 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.49%) HP ALM
11 2 (0.49%) Mesos
11 2 (0.49%) Nagios
11 2 (0.49%) Packer
11 2 (0.49%) vRealize
Vendors
1 75 (18.52%) Atlassian
2 43 (10.62%) Google
3 36 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 35 (8.64%) Oracle
5 34 (8.40%) Red Hat
6 33 (8.15%) VMware
7 27 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
8 23 (5.68%) Splunk
9 20 (4.94%) SAP
10 13 (3.21%) MuleSoft
11 11 (2.72%) Apple
11 11 (2.72%) Cisco
12 9 (2.22%) Citrix
13 8 (1.98%) Adobe
13 8 (1.98%) Teradata
14 6 (1.48%) Sage
15 5 (1.23%) Pardot
15 5 (1.23%) Tableau
15 5 (1.23%) Talend
16 3 (0.74%) hybris