Period
to 28 September 2021

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 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South West
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 54 57 50
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 +17
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 389 155 523
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 5.09% 4.85% 5.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.00% 19.28% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 238 103 370
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,475
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £66,875 £61,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,200 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.65% +2.73% +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 1,621 804 1,995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.23% 25.17% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,047 636 1,550
10th Percentile £33,150 £32,243 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £35,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.32% +4.44% -
75th Percentile £60,750 £56,250 £56,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,000 £67,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,832 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% +8.25% +5.00%

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 28 September 2021.

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 28 September 2021. 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 -13 136 £50,000 +11.11% 31
Gloucestershire +7 110 £57,500 +15.00% 12
Wiltshire 0 56 £57,500 -8.00% 17
Dorset -7 39 £42,500 -2.86% 6
Somerset -3 26 £38,750 -8.82% 2
Devon -2 10 £56,250 +28.57% 8
Cornwall -20 3 £47,500 +18.75%
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2021, 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.

1 275 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (41.13%) DevOps
3 158 (40.62%) Scrum
4 143 (36.76%) Confluence
5 129 (33.16%) Linux
6 114 (29.31%) Test Automation
7 110 (28.28%) Git (software)
8 102 (26.22%) Docker
9 92 (23.65%) Java
10 90 (23.14%) AWS
11 84 (21.59%) Python
12 82 (21.08%) Software Engineering
12 82 (21.08%) Data Science
13 81 (20.82%) Jenkins
14 80 (20.57%) JavaScript
15 79 (20.31%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 79 (20.31%) Ansible
16 77 (19.79%) SQL
16 77 (19.79%) Machine Learning
16 77 (19.79%) Azure
17 75 (19.28%) Cyber Intelligence
18 72 (18.51%) DevSecOps
19 70 (17.99%) Analytics
20 69 (17.74%) Site Reliability Engineering
21 67 (17.22%) Mentoring
21 67 (17.22%) Social Skills
22 62 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
23 61 (15.68%) PHP
23 61 (15.68%) Finance
24 60 (15.42%) HTML

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
1 143 (36.76%) Confluence
2 21 (5.40%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (2.57%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.80%) Mule
6 6 (1.54%) Apache
6 6 (1.54%) JBoss
7 5 (1.29%) CMS
7 5 (1.29%) Drupal
8 4 (1.03%) Mule ESB
8 4 (1.03%) Red Hat Fuse
8 4 (1.03%) WordPress
9 3 (0.77%) Anypoint
10 2 (0.51%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.51%) nginx
10 2 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.51%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.51%) WildFly
11 1 (0.26%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.06%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.03%) Figma
5 4 (1.03%) GIMP
5 4 (1.03%) Inkscape
5 4 (1.03%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.77%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (5.40%) Magento
2 6 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.54%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (1.03%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.51%) Shopify
5 1 (0.26%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 90 (23.14%) AWS
2 77 (19.79%) Azure
3 45 (11.57%) SaaS
4 33 (8.48%) GCP
5 30 (7.71%) GitHub
6 21 (5.40%) Serverless
7 14 (3.60%) Power Platform
8 13 (3.34%) PaaS
8 13 (3.34%) Power Automate
9 10 (2.57%) Microsoft 365
10 8 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (2.06%) dbt
11 7 (1.80%) Google Analytics
11 7 (1.80%) IaaS
12 6 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (1.29%) OneDrive
14 4 (1.03%) Amazon S3
14 4 (1.03%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 3 (0.77%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.97%) IPv4
2 25 (6.43%) Firewall
2 25 (6.43%) Internet
3 24 (6.17%) VPN
4 23 (5.91%) OSPF
4 23 (5.91%) VLAN
5 8 (2.06%) SSL
5 8 (2.06%) Wireless
6 7 (1.80%) Wireshark
7 5 (1.29%) 3GPP
7 5 (1.29%) 5G
7 5 (1.29%) DNS
7 5 (1.29%) LTE
8 4 (1.03%) PuTTY
9 3 (0.77%) Network Security
9 3 (0.77%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.77%) VoIP
10 2 (0.51%) FTP
10 2 (0.51%) RTP
10 2 (0.51%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.14%) MySQL
2 41 (10.54%) Big Data
3 25 (6.43%) SQL Server
4 20 (5.14%) MariaDB
5 19 (4.88%) Tableau
6 18 (4.63%) Looker
6 18 (4.63%) SAP BW
7 15 (3.86%) MongoDB
8 14 (3.60%) Power BI
9 13 (3.34%) Apache Accumulo
9 13 (3.34%) BigQuery
9 13 (3.34%) SAP HANA
10 12 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (2.83%) NoSQL
12 10 (2.57%) Relational Database
12 10 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (1.80%) SQL Server 2016
15 5 (1.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 4 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 110 (28.28%) Git (software)
2 81 (20.82%) Jenkins
3 40 (10.28%) Selenium
4 30 (7.71%) Cucumber
5 25 (6.43%) Subversion
6 21 (5.40%) Bitbucket
7 17 (4.37%) Cypress.io
7 17 (4.37%) PHPUnit
8 10 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (2.57%) HP UFT
8 10 (2.57%) Postman
8 10 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (2.31%) JUnit
10 8 (2.06%) JMeter
10 8 (2.06%) PhpStorm
11 7 (1.80%) Maven
12 6 (1.54%) Bitbucket Server
12 6 (1.54%) Hudson
12 6 (1.54%) IntelliJ
12 6 (1.54%) Serenity BDD
General
1 67 (17.22%) Social Skills
2 61 (15.68%) Finance
3 50 (12.85%) Marketing
4 42 (10.80%) Legal
5 29 (7.46%) Retail
6 22 (5.66%) Manufacturing
7 21 (5.40%) Telecoms
8 16 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (3.60%) Electronics
9 14 (3.60%) Public Sector
10 11 (2.83%) Organisational Skills
11 9 (2.31%) Presentation Skills
12 5 (1.29%) Aerospace
12 5 (1.29%) Banking
13 4 (1.03%) Military
14 3 (0.77%) Games
15 2 (0.51%) Documentation Skills
15 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (21.08%) Developer
2 46 (11.83%) Software Engineer
3 32 (8.23%) Analyst
4 31 (7.97%) PHP Developer
5 29 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
6 24 (6.17%) Senior Software Engineer
7 20 (5.14%) Senior Developer
8 19 (4.88%) Scrum Master
9 18 (4.63%) Project Manager
10 16 (4.11%) Architect
11 15 (3.86%) Development Manager
11 15 (3.86%) Linux Engineer
11 15 (3.86%) Tester
12 14 (3.60%) Senior PHP Developer
13 13 (3.34%) Lead Software Engineer
13 13 (3.34%) Software Manager
14 12 (3.08%) Automation Tester
14 12 (3.08%) Senior DevOps
14 12 (3.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 11 (2.83%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (15.42%) CSS
1 60 (15.42%) HTML
2 56 (14.40%) Web Services
3 43 (11.05%) REST
4 35 (9.00%) Kafka
5 34 (8.74%) Apache NiFi
6 33 (8.48%) SOAP
7 26 (6.68%) AngularJS
7 26 (6.68%) LAMP
8 21 (5.40%) jQuery
9 20 (5.14%) XML
10 18 (4.63%) Elastic Stack
11 17 (4.37%) React
12 16 (4.11%) .NET
12 16 (4.11%) JSON
12 16 (4.11%) Laravel
13 13 (3.34%) CakePHP
13 13 (3.34%) Vue.js
14 9 (2.31%) Node.js
14 9 (2.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.03%) User Experience
2 36 (9.25%) Cyberattack
3 22 (5.66%) Public Cloud
4 21 (5.40%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.34%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.06%) Marketing Technology
6 8 (2.06%) PKI
7 7 (1.80%) Clustering
8 6 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.54%) Wiki
9 4 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.77%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.77%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.77%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.77%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.77%) EPoS
10 3 (0.77%) FMCG
10 3 (0.77%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 129 (33.16%) Linux
2 41 (10.54%) CentOS
3 35 (9.00%) Windows
4 21 (5.40%) Ubuntu
4 21 (5.40%) Unix
5 20 (5.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (5.14%) Windows Server
6 16 (4.11%) Windows Server 2016
7 13 (3.34%) Android
8 10 (2.57%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.54%) Debian
10 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (41.13%) DevOps
3 158 (40.62%) Scrum
4 114 (29.31%) Test Automation
5 82 (21.08%) Data Science
5 82 (21.08%) Software Engineering
6 79 (20.31%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 77 (19.79%) Machine Learning
8 75 (19.28%) Cyber Intelligence
9 72 (18.51%) DevSecOps
10 70 (17.99%) Analytics
11 69 (17.74%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 67 (17.22%) Mentoring
13 62 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
14 57 (14.65%) Artificial Intelligence
15 56 (14.40%) Software Testing
16 52 (13.37%) Microservices
17 51 (13.11%) SDLC
18 45 (11.57%) Business Intelligence
19 42 (10.80%) OO
Programming Languages
1 92 (23.65%) Java
2 84 (21.59%) Python
3 80 (20.57%) JavaScript
4 77 (19.79%) SQL
5 61 (15.68%) PHP
6 59 (15.17%) Bash Shell
7 49 (12.60%) PowerShell
8 42 (10.80%) C
9 39 (10.03%) C++
10 31 (7.97%) C#
11 23 (5.91%) ES6
12 20 (5.14%) ES7
13 7 (1.80%) PHP 7
13 7 (1.80%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.54%) Ruby
14 6 (1.54%) VB
15 5 (1.29%) VBScript
16 3 (0.77%) Java 8
16 3 (0.77%) R
16 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (8.48%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.68%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.37%) ISTQB
4 16 (4.11%) Degree
5 10 (2.57%) AWS Certification
5 10 (2.57%) GIAC
5 10 (2.57%) RHCE
6 8 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (1.80%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.29%) CCNA
8 5 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.29%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.26%) CITP
9 1 (0.26%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.26%) ISEB
9 1 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.26%) MCSD
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.26%) SAFe Agilist
9 1 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.74%) QA
2 14 (3.60%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.83%) Accessibility
4 7 (1.80%) GDPR
5 5 (1.29%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.77%) PMO
6 3 (0.77%) WCAG
7 2 (0.51%) ISO 20022
7 2 (0.51%) SEPA
System Software
1 102 (26.22%) Docker
2 37 (9.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (5.40%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (2.31%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.29%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.77%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 79 (20.31%) Ansible
2 35 (9.00%) Puppet
3 20 (5.14%) Terraform
4 16 (4.11%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (1.29%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 4 (1.03%) HP ALM
7 4 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.51%) Packer
9 1 (0.26%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.26%) Kibana
9 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (15.17%) Microsoft
2 43 (11.05%) VMware
3 42 (10.80%) Google
4 35 (9.00%) Red Hat
5 31 (7.97%) SAP
6 23 (5.91%) Oracle
7 22 (5.66%) Atlassian
8 16 (4.11%) Cognizant
9 8 (2.06%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.29%) MuleSoft
10 5 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.29%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.03%) HP
12 3 (0.77%) Databricks
13 2 (0.51%) Elastic Path
13 2 (0.51%) Sonatype
13 2 (0.51%) Spotify
13 2 (0.51%) Xamarin
14 1 (0.26%) hybris
14 1 (0.26%) Splunk