Period
to 30 October 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South West
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 63 55 70
Rank change year-on-year -8 +15 +5
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 158 479 437
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 4.58% 4.93% 4.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.97% 25.22% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 115 372 322
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,075
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,092 £68,625
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 879 1,899 2,285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.50% 19.54% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 711 1,507 1,861
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,986 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +4.90% +2.00%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JIRA in the South West.

Salary trend for JIRA in the South West

JIRA
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in the South West over the 6 months to 30 October 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 30 October 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
Wiltshire +3 52 £61,250 +6.52% 5
Gloucestershire -7 43 £47,500 -5.00% 11
Bristol +3 22 £45,000 - 10
Dorset +5 17 £43,750 +16.67% 7
Somerset +22 9 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Cornwall +10 6 £44,500 -25.83% 1
Devon +16 1 £40,000 -5.88% 2
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 128 (81.01%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (55.06%) Java
3 72 (45.57%) Confluence
4 67 (42.41%) Scrum
5 57 (36.08%) Linux
5 57 (36.08%) Test Automation
5 57 (36.08%) DevOps
6 54 (34.18%) Git (software)
7 50 (31.65%) Docker
7 50 (31.65%) Python
8 49 (31.01%) AWS
9 48 (30.38%) JavaScript
9 48 (30.38%) Security Cleared
10 46 (29.11%) Jenkins
11 44 (27.85%) Technical Leadership
12 34 (21.52%) Software Engineering
12 34 (21.52%) C#
13 33 (20.89%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (20.89%) Mentoring
14 32 (20.25%) Selenium
14 32 (20.25%) SQL
15 31 (19.62%) OO
15 31 (19.62%) Cucumber
15 31 (19.62%) SDLC
16 30 (18.99%) DV Cleared
17 29 (18.35%) Red Hat
18 28 (17.72%) QA
19 27 (17.09%) CentOS
19 27 (17.09%) C
19 27 (17.09%) SOAP

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 72 (45.57%) Confluence
2 6 (3.80%) JBoss
3 4 (2.53%) Apache
4 3 (1.90%) CMS
4 3 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.90%) Mule
4 3 (1.90%) Mule ESB
4 3 (1.90%) nginx
4 3 (1.90%) Red Hat Fuse
4 3 (1.90%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.90%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.27%) WordPress
6 1 (0.63%) Drupal
6 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Figma
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Magento
1 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.63%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 49 (31.01%) AWS
2 21 (13.29%) Sauce Labs
3 15 (9.49%) Azure
4 11 (6.96%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (6.96%) SaaS
5 8 (5.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 7 (4.43%) Amazon S3
6 7 (4.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 7 (4.43%) AWS Fargate
6 7 (4.43%) GitHub
6 7 (4.43%) OpenShift
7 6 (3.80%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (3.80%) Route 53
7 6 (3.80%) Serverless
7 6 (3.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (1.90%) Basecamp
8 3 (1.90%) DigitalOcean
8 3 (1.90%) Mailgun
8 3 (1.90%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 3 (1.90%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.80%) VPN
2 3 (1.90%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.90%) SSL
2 3 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.90%) ZigBee
3 2 (1.27%) 5G
3 2 (1.27%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.27%) Intranet
3 2 (1.27%) RS-485
3 2 (1.27%) Wireless
4 1 (0.63%) DNS
4 1 (0.63%) Skype
4 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.59%) MongoDB
2 12 (7.59%) MySQL
3 10 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (5.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 9 (5.70%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.06%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.90%) Apache Accumulo
7 3 (1.90%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.27%) Big Data
9 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 54 (34.18%) Git (software)
2 46 (29.11%) Jenkins
3 32 (20.25%) Selenium
4 31 (19.62%) Cucumber
5 24 (15.19%) SoapUI
6 21 (13.29%) eggPlant
6 21 (13.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (11.39%) Bitbucket Server
8 16 (10.13%) Bitbucket
9 11 (6.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (6.96%) JUnit
9 11 (6.96%) Maven
10 10 (6.33%) GitLab
11 8 (5.06%) Artifactory
12 7 (4.43%) SonarQube
12 7 (4.43%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (4.43%) Vagrant
13 6 (3.80%) Hudson
13 6 (3.80%) JIRA Agile
13 6 (3.80%) Mockito
General
1 22 (13.92%) Retail
2 21 (13.29%) Finance
3 12 (7.59%) Manufacturing
3 12 (7.59%) Public Sector
4 8 (5.06%) Marketing
5 5 (3.16%) Electronics
6 4 (2.53%) Local Government
7 3 (1.90%) Automotive
7 3 (1.90%) German Language
7 3 (1.90%) Legal
7 3 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.27%) Games
9 1 (0.63%) Back Office
9 1 (0.63%) Billing
9 1 (0.63%) Law
9 1 (0.63%) Military
9 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (34.81%) Developer
2 28 (17.72%) Software Engineer
3 18 (11.39%) Automation Tester
3 18 (11.39%) Tester
4 14 (8.86%) Test Automation Engineer
4 14 (8.86%) Test Engineer
5 13 (8.23%) Scrum Master
5 13 (8.23%) Senior Automation Tester
5 13 (8.23%) Senior Tester
5 13 (8.23%) Software Developer
6 12 (7.59%) Analyst
7 10 (6.33%) Developer in Test
7 10 (6.33%) Java Developer
7 10 (6.33%) JavaScript Engineer
8 8 (5.06%) Business Analyst
8 8 (5.06%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.06%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 8 (5.06%) Senior Test Engineer
8 8 (5.06%) Test Automation Developer
9 7 (4.43%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.09%) SOAP
2 26 (16.46%) HTML
3 25 (15.82%) CSS
4 17 (10.76%) Web Services
5 16 (10.13%) AngularJS
5 16 (10.13%) Apache NiFi
5 16 (10.13%) Kafka
6 15 (9.49%) .NET
6 15 (9.49%) Spring
7 14 (8.86%) React
8 13 (8.23%) RESTful
9 11 (6.96%) J2EE
9 11 (6.96%) jQuery
9 11 (6.96%) REST
10 9 (5.70%) Velocity
11 7 (4.43%) .NET Core
11 7 (4.43%) Hibernate
11 7 (4.43%) Vue.js
11 7 (4.43%) XML
12 6 (3.80%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.39%) Client/Server
1 18 (11.39%) Mainframe
2 10 (6.33%) User Experience
3 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.53%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.53%) Wiki
5 3 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.27%) Blog
6 2 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.27%) PKI
6 2 (1.27%) Raspberry Pi
6 2 (1.27%) Robotics
7 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.63%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (36.08%) Linux
2 27 (17.09%) CentOS
3 24 (15.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (5.06%) Windows
5 7 (4.43%) CoreOS
6 4 (2.53%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.27%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.27%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.63%) Android
8 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (81.01%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (42.41%) Scrum
3 57 (36.08%) DevOps
3 57 (36.08%) Test Automation
4 44 (27.85%) Technical Leadership
5 34 (21.52%) Software Engineering
6 33 (20.89%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (20.89%) Mentoring
7 31 (19.62%) OO
7 31 (19.62%) SDLC
8 26 (16.46%) OOD
9 24 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (14.56%) Open Source
10 23 (14.56%) TDD
10 23 (14.56%) Waterfall
11 22 (13.92%) Microservices
12 20 (12.66%) Non-Functional Testing
13 18 (11.39%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 17 (10.76%) Line Management
14 17 (10.76%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 87 (55.06%) Java
2 50 (31.65%) Python
3 48 (30.38%) JavaScript
4 34 (21.52%) C#
5 32 (20.25%) SQL
6 27 (17.09%) C
6 27 (17.09%) C++
7 23 (14.56%) TypeScript
8 12 (7.59%) Bash Shell
9 11 (6.96%) PHP
10 8 (5.06%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.80%) Ruby
12 5 (3.16%) Java 8
13 4 (2.53%) Perl
13 4 (2.53%) PHP 7
14 3 (1.90%) Apex Code
14 3 (1.90%) Go
14 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.90%) SOQL
14 3 (1.90%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 48 (30.38%) Security Cleared
2 30 (18.99%) DV Cleared
3 21 (13.29%) ISEB
3 21 (13.29%) ISEB Practitioner
3 21 (13.29%) ISTQB
3 21 (13.29%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.70%) Degree
5 5 (3.16%) AWS Certification
6 4 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.63%) MCSA
7 1 (0.63%) MCSE
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.63%) OCA
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.63%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (17.72%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) GDPR
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (31.65%) Docker
2 8 (5.06%) VirtualBox
3 7 (4.43%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.43%) GlusterFS
4 3 (1.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.27%) vSphere
6 1 (0.63%) LXC
Systems Management
1 27 (17.09%) Ansible
2 12 (7.59%) Kubernetes
3 11 (6.96%) Terraform
4 6 (3.80%) Nagios
5 4 (2.53%) Puppet
6 1 (0.63%) Grafana
6 1 (0.63%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.63%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.63%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 29 (18.35%) Red Hat
2 15 (9.49%) Atlassian
3 10 (6.33%) Oracle
4 8 (5.06%) Splunk
5 7 (4.43%) Capita
5 7 (4.43%) VMware
6 6 (3.80%) AppDynamics
6 6 (3.80%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.80%) New Relic
7 5 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.90%) Pega
8 3 (1.90%) SAP
9 2 (1.27%) Google
10 1 (0.63%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.63%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.63%) NetIQ
10 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.63%) Siemens
10 1 (0.63%) WooCommerce
10 1 (0.63%) Zoho