Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 90 186
Rank change year-on-year +30 +96 +68
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 491 369 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.85% 3.52% 1.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.22% 17.66% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 455 327 144
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 2,428 2,090 2,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 23.99% 19.92% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,063 1,769 1,791
South West median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £28,550 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +75 181 £50,000 +6.38% 20
Gloucestershire +9 170 £45,000 - 14
Wiltshire +16 76 £52,500 +5.00% 19
Devon +7 20 £38,000 +1.33% 7
Dorset -24 20 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Somerset -5 19 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Cornwall - 7 £34,500 - 1
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 401 (81.67%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (55.19%) Java
3 212 (43.18%) TDD
4 190 (38.70%) BDD
5 180 (36.66%) Test Automation
5 180 (36.66%) Software Engineering
6 176 (35.85%) Linux
7 166 (33.81%) Git (software)
8 164 (33.40%) Scrum
9 150 (30.55%) Electronics
9 150 (30.55%) JUnit
10 142 (28.92%) User Experience
11 140 (28.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 132 (26.88%) REST
13 130 (26.48%) C++
13 130 (26.48%) SQL
14 126 (25.66%) Atlassian
15 123 (25.05%) XML
16 119 (24.24%) JavaScript
17 114 (23.22%) SOAP
18 112 (22.81%) Big Data
19 107 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
20 106 (21.59%) Python
21 104 (21.18%) Bitbucket
22 103 (20.98%) Web Services
23 96 (19.55%) Finance
24 93 (18.94%) Confluence
24 93 (18.94%) Jenkins
25 91 (18.53%) Calabash
26 90 (18.33%) Spring

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 93 (18.94%) Confluence
2 77 (15.68%) Tomcat
3 64 (13.03%) Mule ESB
4 63 (12.83%) Mule
5 53 (10.79%) JBoss
6 41 (8.35%) Apache
7 22 (4.48%) Apache Spark
7 22 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (3.26%) Apache Pig
8 16 (3.26%) IIS
9 12 (2.44%) Anypoint
9 12 (2.44%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.43%) GlassFish
10 7 (1.43%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.81%) CMS
12 2 (0.41%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.41%) concrete5
12 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.20%) nginx
13 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.41%) HipChat
3 2 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.44%) Magento
2 3 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 107 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (15.68%) SaaS
3 51 (10.39%) Amazon EC2
4 44 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (5.30%) GitHub
6 17 (3.46%) Amazon EMR
7 16 (3.26%) Amazon Kinesis
8 9 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (1.83%) Heroku
9 8 (1.63%) Slack
10 6 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (1.22%) IaaS
10 6 (1.22%) PaaS
10 6 (1.22%) Serverless
11 5 (1.02%) Amazon S3
11 5 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (1.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (1.02%) G Suite
11 5 (1.02%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 81 (16.50%) Wireless
2 28 (5.70%) HTTP
3 23 (4.68%) TCP/IP
4 18 (3.67%) Firewall
5 13 (2.65%) SSL
6 12 (2.44%) SNMP
7 10 (2.04%) FCoE
8 8 (1.63%) SMS
9 7 (1.43%) MQTT
10 6 (1.22%) 3GPP
10 6 (1.22%) 802.11
10 6 (1.22%) 802.15
10 6 (1.22%) Bluetooth
10 6 (1.22%) VPN
10 6 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (1.22%) ZigBee
11 5 (1.02%) SSH
12 4 (0.81%) DNS
13 2 (0.41%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (22.81%) Big Data
2 68 (13.85%) MongoDB
2 68 (13.85%) NoSQL
3 59 (12.02%) MySQL
4 53 (10.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 49 (9.98%) SQL Server
6 29 (5.91%) Hadoop
7 24 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (4.28%) Amazon Redshift
9 16 (3.26%) Amazon Athena
9 16 (3.26%) Apache Hive
9 16 (3.26%) BigQuery
10 14 (2.85%) Power BI
11 13 (2.65%) Relational Database
12 11 (2.24%) Blockchain
13 10 (2.04%) Impala
13 10 (2.04%) Presto
13 10 (2.04%) Spotfire
14 6 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (1.02%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 166 (33.81%) Git (software)
2 150 (30.55%) JUnit
3 140 (28.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 104 (21.18%) Bitbucket
5 93 (18.94%) Jenkins
6 91 (18.53%) Calabash
7 65 (13.24%) Maven
8 63 (12.83%) Gradle
9 62 (12.63%) Selenium
10 53 (10.79%) Mockito
11 49 (9.98%) Android Studio
11 49 (9.98%) Cucumber
11 49 (9.98%) IntelliJ
12 38 (7.74%) SoapUI
13 36 (7.33%) TeamCity
14 33 (6.72%) CocoaPods
15 32 (6.52%) Eclipse
16 28 (5.70%) JMeter
16 28 (5.70%) Visual Studio
17 27 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 150 (30.55%) Electronics
2 96 (19.55%) Finance
3 64 (13.03%) Marketing
4 57 (11.61%) Retail
5 52 (10.59%) Manufacturing
5 52 (10.59%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.05%) Banking
7 10 (2.04%) Games
8 7 (1.43%) Legal
9 4 (0.81%) Law
10 2 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 230 (46.84%) Developer
2 88 (17.92%) Java Developer
3 49 (9.98%) Android Developer
4 47 (9.57%) Analyst
5 38 (7.74%) Software Engineer
6 35 (7.13%) Java Engineer
6 35 (7.13%) Senior Developer
7 33 (6.72%) iOS Developer
8 30 (6.11%) Test Manager
9 28 (5.70%) Test Engineer
9 28 (5.70%) Tester
10 27 (5.50%) Senior Java Developer
11 24 (4.89%) Applications Developer
12 22 (4.48%) Test Analyst
13 19 (3.87%) DevOps Engineer
13 19 (3.87%) PHP Developer
14 17 (3.46%) Test Automation Manager
15 16 (3.26%) AWS Engineer
15 16 (3.26%) Software Tester
16 15 (3.05%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (26.88%) REST
2 123 (25.05%) XML
3 114 (23.22%) SOAP
4 103 (20.98%) Web Services
5 90 (18.33%) Spring
6 88 (17.92%) JSON
7 82 (16.70%) HTML
8 76 (15.48%) CSS
9 73 (14.87%) Hibernate
10 61 (12.42%) Spring MVC
11 56 (11.41%) JPA
12 52 (10.59%) Spring Integration
13 51 (10.39%) Apache Camel
14 50 (10.18%) .NET
15 49 (9.98%) jQuery
16 47 (9.57%) J2EE
17 33 (6.72%) AngularJS
18 31 (6.31%) JMS
19 30 (6.11%) Gherkin
20 23 (4.68%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 142 (28.92%) User Experience
2 23 (4.68%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.46%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.24%) Clustering
7 10 (2.04%) Fintech
8 7 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (1.43%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.43%) Wiki
9 6 (1.22%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.81%) CESG
11 4 (0.81%) iPad
11 4 (0.81%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.61%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.61%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.61%) NHS
13 2 (0.41%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 176 (35.85%) Linux
2 63 (12.83%) Android
3 60 (12.22%) Windows
4 47 (9.57%) Apple iOS
5 26 (5.30%) Windows Server
6 18 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (3.67%) Unix
7 16 (3.26%) CentOS
8 11 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.43%) ThreadX
9 7 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.22%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.02%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (0.81%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.81%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.20%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (81.67%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (43.18%) TDD
3 190 (38.70%) BDD
4 180 (36.66%) Software Engineering
4 180 (36.66%) Test Automation
5 164 (33.40%) Scrum
6 82 (16.70%) DevOps
7 79 (16.09%) Kanban
8 77 (15.68%) Business Intelligence
9 71 (14.46%) Integration Testing
9 71 (14.46%) MVC
10 70 (14.26%) E-Commerce
11 57 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
11 57 (11.61%) Programme Management
12 53 (10.79%) Waterfall
13 52 (10.59%) Digital Marketing
14 50 (10.18%) Android Development
15 46 (9.37%) Microservices
16 45 (9.16%) Software Testing
17 41 (8.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 271 (55.19%) Java
2 130 (26.48%) C++
2 130 (26.48%) SQL
3 119 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 106 (21.59%) Python
5 86 (17.52%) C#
6 51 (10.39%) C
7 50 (10.18%) Ruby
8 49 (9.98%) Objective-C
9 43 (8.76%) Bash Shell
10 42 (8.55%) PHP
11 33 (6.72%) Groovy
12 25 (5.09%) PowerShell
13 17 (3.46%) VBScript
14 16 (3.26%) Jython
14 16 (3.26%) Scala
15 11 (2.24%) XPath
16 10 (2.04%) Korn
17 7 (1.43%) Perl
17 7 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (9.37%) Degree
2 45 (9.16%) Security Cleared
3 41 (8.35%) DV Cleared
4 35 (7.13%) ISTQB
5 27 (5.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 20 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (3.05%) CCNA
9 14 (2.85%) CISSP
9 14 (2.85%) CompTIA Security+
9 14 (2.85%) GIAC
9 14 (2.85%) Linux+ Certification
9 14 (2.85%) MCSE
9 14 (2.85%) Network+ Certification
9 14 (2.85%) SANS
9 14 (2.85%) SSCP
10 11 (2.24%) ISEB
11 8 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (1.22%) SC Cleared
13 4 (0.81%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.11%) QA
2 8 (1.63%) PCI DSS
2 8 (1.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) GCP
System Software
1 60 (12.22%) Docker
2 15 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (2.24%) NFS
3 11 (2.24%) vSphere
4 10 (2.04%) Samba
4 10 (2.04%) VMware NSX
5 9 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (1.43%) Active Directory
7 5 (1.02%) GlusterFS
8 4 (0.81%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.20%) Dovecot
10 1 (0.20%) Gluster
10 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.20%) iptables
10 1 (0.20%) KVM
10 1 (0.20%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 49 (9.98%) HockeyApp
2 38 (7.74%) Puppet
3 23 (4.68%) Ansible
4 17 (3.46%) CA Service Virtualization
5 16 (3.26%) Nagios
6 14 (2.85%) Kubernetes
6 14 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (2.24%) Terraform
7 11 (2.24%) vCenter Server
8 6 (1.22%) Salt
9 5 (1.02%) CloudHub
9 5 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (1.02%) Kibana
10 4 (0.81%) OSSEC
10 4 (0.81%) WSUS
11 3 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.41%) Grafana
13 1 (0.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 1 (0.20%) PowerCLI
13 1 (0.20%) StackStorm
Vendors
1 126 (25.66%) Atlassian
2 63 (12.83%) Apple
3 55 (11.20%) SAP
4 39 (7.94%) Microsoft
5 33 (6.72%) HP
5 33 (6.72%) Oracle
6 23 (4.68%) CA
7 22 (4.48%) VMware
8 20 (4.07%) Red Hat
9 17 (3.46%) CA Agile Central
10 16 (3.26%) IBM
10 16 (3.26%) Zend
11 12 (2.44%) Google
12 10 (2.04%) EMC
12 10 (2.04%) NetApp
12 10 (2.04%) SolarWinds
12 10 (2.04%) Tableau
13 8 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.63%) Talend
14 7 (1.43%) MuleSoft