Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South West
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 54 55
Rank change year-on-year -18 +1 +25
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 194 507 556
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 4.45% 5.04% 5.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.84% 24.91% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 144 384 437
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,175 £73,656 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 978 2,035 2,529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 22.42% 20.24% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 775 1,573 2,116
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 8 August 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 8 August 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 +10 58 £62,500 +8.70% 14
Gloucestershire -12 57 £50,000 +6.38% 9
Bristol +3 37 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Devon +25 16 £42,500 - 2
Dorset -17 12 £57,500 +64.29% 3
Somerset +1 9 £42,500 -6.08% 6
Cornwall +14 3 £27,500 -54.17% 2
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 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.

1 152 (78.35%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (53.09%) Scrum
3 93 (47.94%) Java
4 76 (39.18%) Confluence
5 74 (38.14%) Security Cleared
6 70 (36.08%) DevOps
7 66 (34.02%) Test Automation
7 66 (34.02%) Python
8 62 (31.96%) Jenkins
9 60 (30.93%) JavaScript
9 60 (30.93%) Linux
10 55 (28.35%) AWS
11 50 (25.77%) Docker
12 45 (23.20%) Continuous Integration
13 44 (22.68%) DV Cleared
14 43 (22.16%) OO
14 43 (22.16%) Software Engineering
15 40 (20.62%) Git (software)
16 39 (20.10%) TDD
16 39 (20.10%) C++
17 38 (19.59%) SQL
17 38 (19.59%) OOD
18 37 (19.07%) Selenium
18 37 (19.07%) Mentoring
19 36 (18.56%) Problem-Solving
20 34 (17.53%) Technical Leadership
20 34 (17.53%) C#
21 33 (17.01%) Ansible
22 32 (16.49%) CentOS
23 31 (15.98%) Kanban

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 76 (39.18%) Confluence
2 9 (4.64%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.61%) Apache
4 4 (2.06%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.55%) CMS
5 3 (1.55%) Drupal
5 3 (1.55%) IIS
6 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 55 (28.35%) AWS
2 28 (14.43%) Azure
3 17 (8.76%) SaaS
4 11 (5.67%) Sauce Labs
5 10 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (5.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 10 (5.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 9 (4.64%) Amazon S3
6 9 (4.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 9 (4.64%) OpenShift
7 8 (4.12%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (4.12%) GCP
7 8 (4.12%) GitHub
7 8 (4.12%) Office 365
7 8 (4.12%) Route 53
7 8 (4.12%) Serverless
8 7 (3.61%) AWS Fargate
8 7 (3.61%) Slack
9 6 (3.09%) Trello
10 3 (1.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.15%) VPN
2 7 (3.61%) Firewall
3 6 (3.09%) DNS
3 6 (3.09%) MQTT
3 6 (3.09%) Skype
3 6 (3.09%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.58%) HTTP
5 3 (1.55%) SSL
6 2 (1.03%) DHCP
6 2 (1.03%) DMZ
6 2 (1.03%) OSPF
6 2 (1.03%) VLAN
6 2 (1.03%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.52%) MPLS
7 1 (0.52%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.52%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.86%) MySQL
2 15 (7.73%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.15%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (5.15%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.15%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.64%) Big Data
6 8 (4.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.52%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.52%) Impala
Development Applications
1 62 (31.96%) Jenkins
2 40 (20.62%) Git (software)
3 37 (19.07%) Selenium
4 29 (14.95%) Cucumber
5 24 (12.37%) Bitbucket Server
6 19 (9.79%) SoapUI
6 19 (9.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (7.73%) Bitbucket
8 13 (6.70%) eggPlant
8 13 (6.70%) Maven
9 12 (6.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (6.19%) Subversion
10 11 (5.67%) Vagrant
11 10 (5.15%) Artifactory
11 10 (5.15%) Sonatype Nexus
12 9 (4.64%) Hudson
12 9 (4.64%) JUnit
12 9 (4.64%) SonarQube
13 8 (4.12%) JMeter
13 8 (4.12%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (9.28%) Retail
2 17 (8.76%) Finance
3 14 (7.22%) Public Sector
4 6 (3.09%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.58%) Electronics
5 5 (2.58%) Games
5 5 (2.58%) Marketing
6 4 (2.06%) Military
7 3 (1.55%) German Language
7 3 (1.55%) Legal
7 3 (1.55%) Local Government
7 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.03%) Automotive
9 1 (0.52%) Advertising
9 1 (0.52%) Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Billing
9 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (25.77%) Developer
2 36 (18.56%) Software Engineer
3 25 (12.89%) Scrum Master
4 20 (10.31%) Analyst
5 18 (9.28%) Software Developer
6 17 (8.76%) Tester
7 16 (8.25%) Automation Tester
8 13 (6.70%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (6.19%) Test Automation Engineer
9 12 (6.19%) Test Engineer
10 11 (5.67%) Java Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) Business Analyst
11 9 (4.64%) Developer in Test
11 9 (4.64%) Java Developer
12 8 (4.12%) Principal Engineer
12 8 (4.12%) Principal Software Engineer
12 8 (4.12%) Test Automation Developer
13 7 (3.61%) Agile Coach
13 7 (3.61%) Java Software Engineer
13 7 (3.61%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.40%) HTML
2 24 (12.37%) Web Services
3 23 (11.86%) .NET
4 21 (10.82%) Kafka
5 17 (8.76%) CSS
6 16 (8.25%) Apache NiFi
7 13 (6.70%) RESTful
7 13 (6.70%) Spring
8 12 (6.19%) jQuery
8 12 (6.19%) SOAP
9 11 (5.67%) AngularJS
9 11 (5.67%) Node.js
10 10 (5.15%) HTML5
11 9 (4.64%) React
12 8 (4.12%) J2EE
13 7 (3.61%) REST
14 6 (3.09%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (3.09%) Velocity
15 5 (2.58%) Hibernate
15 5 (2.58%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.73%) User Experience
3 11 (5.67%) Algorithms
3 11 (5.67%) Client/Server
3 11 (5.67%) Data Structures
4 10 (5.15%) Mainframe
5 6 (3.09%) Wiki
6 5 (2.58%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.03%) CESG
8 2 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.03%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.03%) Digital TV
8 2 (1.03%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.03%) IPTV
8 2 (1.03%) Media Streaming
8 2 (1.03%) MPEG
8 2 (1.03%) NHS
8 2 (1.03%) STB
Operating Systems
1 60 (30.93%) Linux
2 32 (16.49%) CentOS
3 25 (12.89%) Windows
4 24 (12.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (5.15%) CoreOS
6 7 (3.61%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.06%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.55%) Android
8 3 (1.55%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.03%) Debian
9 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.52%) Unix
10 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (78.35%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (53.09%) Scrum
3 70 (36.08%) DevOps
4 66 (34.02%) Test Automation
5 45 (23.20%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (22.16%) OO
6 43 (22.16%) Software Engineering
7 39 (20.10%) TDD
8 38 (19.59%) OOD
9 37 (19.07%) Mentoring
10 36 (18.56%) Problem-Solving
11 34 (17.53%) Technical Leadership
12 31 (15.98%) Kanban
13 27 (13.92%) Waterfall
14 26 (13.40%) Open Source
14 26 (13.40%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 25 (12.89%) SDLC
16 20 (10.31%) Line Management
16 20 (10.31%) User Stories
17 19 (9.79%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 93 (47.94%) Java
2 66 (34.02%) Python
3 60 (30.93%) JavaScript
4 39 (20.10%) C++
5 38 (19.59%) SQL
6 34 (17.53%) C#
7 29 (14.95%) C
8 17 (8.76%) PHP
9 15 (7.73%) Bash Shell
10 12 (6.19%) TypeScript
11 10 (5.15%) PL/SQL
12 8 (4.12%) Ruby
13 6 (3.09%) Go
14 5 (2.58%) Java 8
14 5 (2.58%) PHP 7
14 5 (2.58%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.55%) Perl
16 2 (1.03%) ES6
16 2 (1.03%) VB
17 1 (0.52%) Rust
Qualifications
1 74 (38.14%) Security Cleared
2 44 (22.68%) DV Cleared
3 26 (13.40%) SC Cleared
4 19 (9.79%) Degree
5 12 (6.19%) ISTQB
6 11 (5.67%) ISEB
7 10 (5.15%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (2.06%) AWS Certification
8 4 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.55%) CISSP
10 2 (1.03%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (1.03%) CISA
10 2 (1.03%) CISM
10 2 (1.03%) CRISC
10 2 (1.03%) RHCE
11 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.52%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (0.52%) IIBA
11 1 (0.52%) SANS
11 1 (0.52%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.89%) QA
2 6 (3.09%) PMO
3 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 50 (25.77%) Docker
2 12 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.19%) VirtualBox
3 9 (4.64%) GlusterFS
4 6 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.55%) vSphere
6 1 (0.52%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.52%) LXC
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.52%) NDS
6 1 (0.52%) XenApp
6 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (17.01%) Ansible
2 17 (8.76%) Kubernetes
3 12 (6.19%) Terraform
4 9 (4.64%) Puppet
5 8 (4.12%) Nagios
6 7 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.06%) HP ALM
8 3 (1.55%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 3 (1.55%) WSUS
9 2 (1.03%) OSSEC
9 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (1.03%) SCCM
9 2 (1.03%) yum
10 1 (0.52%) Grafana
10 1 (0.52%) Kibana
10 1 (0.52%) Oozie
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.52%) SCOM
10 1 (0.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 30 (15.46%) Red Hat
2 20 (10.31%) Atlassian
3 16 (8.25%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.25%) Oracle
4 9 (4.64%) Splunk
4 9 (4.64%) VMware
5 8 (4.12%) New Relic
6 7 (3.61%) Google
7 6 (3.09%) AppDynamics
7 6 (3.09%) Capita
8 4 (2.06%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (2.06%) ForgeRock
8 4 (2.06%) HP
8 4 (2.06%) NetIQ
9 3 (1.55%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.55%) SAP
10 2 (1.03%) Cisco
10 2 (1.03%) Remedy
10 2 (1.03%) Telerik