Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South West
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 71 104
Rank change year-on-year -12 +33 +80
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 365 459 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.64% 4.52% 3.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.18% 19.03% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 258 414 289
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +9.76%
10th Percentile £27,175 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 2,124 2,412 2,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.17% 23.74% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,764 2,022 1,746
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,375
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 2018. 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
Bristol -14 119 £50,000 - 20
Gloucestershire -12 104 £45,000 - 10
Wiltshire -11 60 £45,000 -12.20% 9
Dorset +17 36 £57,500 +27.78% 9
Somerset +19 19 £50,000 +2.04% 6
Devon -3 16 £34,000 +28.30% 13
Cornwall +16 6 £35,000 +1.45% 3
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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.

1 264 (72.33%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (36.44%) Java
3 122 (33.42%) Linux
4 110 (30.14%) Software Engineering
5 103 (28.22%) Scrum
6 102 (27.95%) JavaScript
7 98 (26.85%) C#
8 95 (26.03%) Confluence
9 88 (24.11%) Python
10 84 (23.01%) Git (software)
11 83 (22.74%) SQL
11 83 (22.74%) DevOps
12 81 (22.19%) Bitbucket
13 76 (20.82%) TDD
14 75 (20.55%) Finance
14 75 (20.55%) Security Cleared
15 70 (19.18%) Jenkins
15 70 (19.18%) Docker
16 69 (18.90%) Atlassian
16 69 (18.90%) C++
17 67 (18.36%) CSS
18 65 (17.81%) MySQL
19 64 (17.53%) HTML
20 63 (17.26%) Test Automation
21 58 (15.89%) User Experience
22 57 (15.62%) Continuous Integration
23 56 (15.34%) PHP
24 55 (15.07%) C
24 55 (15.07%) DV Cleared
25 54 (14.79%) AngularJS

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 95 (26.03%) Confluence
2 33 (9.04%) Apache
3 14 (3.84%) Apache Pig
4 9 (2.47%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.19%) CMS
5 8 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (2.19%) JBoss
6 4 (1.10%) GlassFish
7 3 (0.82%) Mule
7 3 (0.82%) Mule ESB
8 2 (0.55%) Marvel
8 2 (0.55%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.27%) Drupal
9 1 (0.27%) IIS
9 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (3.84%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.29%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (2.47%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (1.64%) Acrobat
4 6 (1.64%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.10%) InVision
6 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.55%) Flinto
7 2 (0.55%) Pixate
8 1 (0.27%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 53 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (8.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (5.75%) GitHub
4 14 (3.84%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (3.29%) G Suite
7 11 (3.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 11 (3.01%) Amazon S3
8 10 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (2.47%) Office 365
9 9 (2.47%) SaaS
10 8 (2.19%) Loggly
10 8 (2.19%) npm
11 7 (1.92%) Slack
12 6 (1.64%) Basecamp
12 6 (1.64%) PaaS
13 2 (0.55%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.55%) IaaS
13 2 (0.55%) Yarn
14 1 (0.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.12%) TCP/IP
2 25 (6.85%) SSL
3 23 (6.30%) HTTP
4 22 (6.03%) Firewall
5 9 (2.47%) FCoE
5 9 (2.47%) SNMP
6 5 (1.37%) Intranet
7 3 (0.82%) SMS
8 2 (0.55%) Internet
8 2 (0.55%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.27%) Broadband
9 1 (0.27%) DHCP
9 1 (0.27%) Extranet
9 1 (0.27%) HbbTV
9 1 (0.27%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.27%) Skype
9 1 (0.27%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.27%) SSH
9 1 (0.27%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (17.81%) MySQL
2 50 (13.70%) SQL Server
3 33 (9.04%) Big Data
4 19 (5.21%) Hadoop
5 16 (4.38%) Apache Hive
6 15 (4.11%) Blockchain
7 12 (3.29%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.74%) MariaDB
10 9 (2.47%) MongoDB
10 9 (2.47%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.92%) Electronic Patient Records
12 6 (1.64%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.82%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.55%) GIS
14 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 84 (23.01%) Git (software)
2 81 (22.19%) Bitbucket
3 70 (19.18%) Jenkins
4 48 (13.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 47 (12.88%) JUnit
6 43 (11.78%) Selenium
7 41 (11.23%) Eclipse
8 23 (6.30%) Maven
9 22 (6.03%) EasyMock
9 22 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (6.03%) Visual Studio
10 21 (5.75%) Cucumber
11 20 (5.48%) git-flow
12 18 (4.93%) TeamCity
13 16 (4.38%) Robot Framework
14 15 (4.11%) CodeSonar
15 14 (3.84%) Trac
16 13 (3.56%) Android Studio
16 13 (3.56%) Xcode
17 11 (3.01%) Liquibase
General
1 75 (20.55%) Finance
2 17 (4.66%) Marketing
3 16 (4.38%) Games
3 16 (4.38%) Retail
4 9 (2.47%) Banking
5 5 (1.37%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.10%) Electronics
6 4 (1.10%) Local Government
6 4 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.82%) Billing
7 3 (0.82%) Publishing
8 2 (0.55%) Advertising
8 2 (0.55%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) French Language
9 1 (0.27%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 127 (34.79%) Developer
2 65 (17.81%) Software Engineer
3 47 (12.88%) Java Developer
4 40 (10.96%) Java Engineer
5 39 (10.68%) Java Software Engineer
5 39 (10.68%) Software Developer
6 35 (9.59%) DevOps Engineer
7 33 (9.04%) Analyst
7 33 (9.04%) Senior Developer
8 24 (6.58%) C# Software Engineer
9 23 (6.30%) Project Manager
10 20 (5.48%) PHP Developer
11 16 (4.38%) Junior
11 16 (4.38%) Senior Java Developer
11 16 (4.38%) Test Analyst
12 15 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (3.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (3.84%) Junior Developer
14 13 (3.56%) C++ Software Engineer
14 13 (3.56%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (18.36%) CSS
2 64 (17.53%) HTML
3 54 (14.79%) AngularJS
4 53 (14.52%) .NET
5 52 (14.25%) Node.js
6 49 (13.42%) Spring
7 48 (13.15%) REST
8 41 (11.23%) jQuery
9 40 (10.96%) Java EE
9 40 (10.96%) Web Services
10 38 (10.41%) React
11 33 (9.04%) .NET Framework
12 30 (8.22%) JSON
12 30 (8.22%) SOAP
13 29 (7.95%) RESTful
13 29 (7.95%) Spring MVC
14 28 (7.67%) EJB
14 28 (7.67%) JSF
15 27 (7.40%) ASP.NET
16 25 (6.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 58 (15.89%) User Experience
2 34 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (6.85%) Wiki
4 24 (6.58%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (3.29%) Algorithms
5 12 (3.29%) Data Structures
6 9 (2.47%) Fintech
6 9 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (1.92%) Blog
8 6 (1.64%) Social Media
9 5 (1.37%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.55%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.55%) Cybercrime
12 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.55%) PDA
12 2 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 122 (33.42%) Linux
2 49 (13.42%) Windows
3 38 (10.41%) Android
4 29 (7.95%) CentOS
5 25 (6.85%) Apple iOS
5 25 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (4.11%) Mac OS X
7 10 (2.74%) Unix
7 10 (2.74%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.55%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.27%) Debian
9 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (72.33%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (30.14%) Software Engineering
3 103 (28.22%) Scrum
4 83 (22.74%) DevOps
5 76 (20.82%) TDD
6 63 (17.26%) Test Automation
7 57 (15.62%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (14.25%) Open Source
9 46 (12.60%) User Stories
10 42 (11.51%) Project Management
11 39 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
12 38 (10.41%) BDD
12 38 (10.41%) Cybersecurity
13 37 (10.14%) Systems Engineering
14 36 (9.86%) OO
15 34 (9.32%) Unit Testing
15 34 (9.32%) Waterfall
16 31 (8.49%) Kanban
16 31 (8.49%) Performance Testing
17 30 (8.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 133 (36.44%) Java
2 102 (27.95%) JavaScript
3 98 (26.85%) C#
4 88 (24.11%) Python
5 83 (22.74%) SQL
6 69 (18.90%) C++
7 56 (15.34%) PHP
8 55 (15.07%) C
9 48 (13.15%) Bash Shell
10 27 (7.40%) PowerShell
11 18 (4.93%) Java 8
12 15 (4.11%) Java 9
12 15 (4.11%) Objective-C
13 10 (2.74%) Ruby
14 9 (2.47%) Korn
15 5 (1.37%) ES6
15 5 (1.37%) Go
15 5 (1.37%) Perl
16 3 (0.82%) Jython
16 3 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (20.55%) Security Cleared
2 55 (15.07%) DV Cleared
3 37 (10.14%) SC Cleared
4 33 (9.04%) Degree
5 26 (7.12%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (6.85%) CCNA
7 22 (6.03%) CISSP
7 22 (6.03%) CompTIA Security+
7 22 (6.03%) GIAC
7 22 (6.03%) Linux+ Certification
7 22 (6.03%) MCSE
7 22 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (6.03%) Network+ Certification
7 22 (6.03%) SANS
7 22 (6.03%) SSCP
8 17 (4.66%) ISEB
9 16 (4.38%) ISTQB
10 10 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (1.64%) PMI Certification
12 5 (1.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.93%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) GDPR
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (19.18%) Docker
2 15 (4.11%) vSphere
3 14 (3.84%) Active Directory
4 12 (3.29%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (2.74%) VMware NSX
6 9 (2.47%) NFS
6 9 (2.47%) Samba
7 4 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.27%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.27%) KVM
8 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (9.59%) Puppet
2 15 (4.11%) Ansible
2 15 (4.11%) Salt
3 12 (3.29%) HP ALM
4 11 (3.01%) Kubernetes
4 11 (3.01%) vCenter Server
5 10 (2.74%) Nagios
6 4 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.10%) Terraform
7 3 (0.82%) CA Service Virtualization
8 2 (0.55%) FreeIPA
9 1 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.27%) Grafana
9 1 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.27%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 69 (18.90%) Atlassian
2 40 (10.96%) Microsoft
3 29 (7.95%) Red Hat
4 18 (4.93%) Google
5 14 (3.84%) VMware
6 13 (3.56%) HP
7 9 (2.47%) EMC
7 9 (2.47%) NetApp
7 9 (2.47%) SolarWinds
8 8 (2.19%) Adobe
9 7 (1.92%) Wrike
10 5 (1.37%) Cognizant
10 5 (1.37%) Sencha
10 5 (1.37%) Splunk
10 5 (1.37%) Workday
11 4 (1.10%) Dynatrace
11 4 (1.10%) Oracle
11 4 (1.10%) SAP
11 4 (1.10%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.10%) Sitecore