Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 77 140
Rank change year-on-year +20 +63 +62
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 607 420 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.60% 4.07% 2.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.99% 17.08% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 490 386 229
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 2,640 2,459 2,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 24.36% 23.83% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,244 2,085 1,821
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,625
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +50 225 £50,000 +5.26% 27
Gloucestershire +2 153 £45,000 - 14
Wiltshire +18 103 £52,500 +5.00% 14
Dorset -11 60 £55,000 +33.33% 7
Devon 0 22 £34,000 -9.33% 5
Cornwall +2 20 £31,500 +46.51% 8
Somerset +18 18 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Avon - 1 £42,500 -
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 475 (78.25%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (47.45%) Java
3 218 (35.91%) Linux
4 185 (30.48%) Software Engineering
5 180 (29.65%) Test Automation
6 179 (29.49%) TDD
7 171 (28.17%) Git (software)
8 169 (27.84%) Scrum
9 167 (27.51%) Confluence
10 159 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
11 157 (25.86%) JavaScript
11 157 (25.86%) C++
12 148 (24.38%) Atlassian
12 148 (24.38%) Jenkins
13 146 (24.05%) SQL
14 143 (23.56%) Bitbucket
15 140 (23.06%) Python
16 135 (22.24%) JUnit
17 133 (21.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 130 (21.42%) Big Data
19 126 (20.76%) BDD
19 126 (20.76%) User Experience
19 126 (20.76%) C#
20 122 (20.10%) DevOps
21 111 (18.29%) CSS
22 109 (17.96%) Electronics
23 108 (17.79%) HTML
24 98 (16.14%) C
25 94 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
26 93 (15.32%) Security Cleared

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
1 167 (27.51%) Confluence
2 50 (8.24%) Apache
3 46 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
4 37 (6.10%) Tomcat
5 36 (5.93%) JBoss
6 26 (4.28%) Mule ESB
7 25 (4.12%) Apache Pig
7 25 (4.12%) Mule
8 24 (3.95%) Apache Spark
9 19 (3.13%) CMS
10 15 (2.47%) IIS
11 8 (1.32%) OpenStack
11 8 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (1.15%) Apache Solr
12 7 (1.15%) GlassFish
12 7 (1.15%) nginx
13 6 (0.99%) MS Project Server
13 6 (0.99%) SharePoint
14 5 (0.82%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) Magento
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 77 (12.69%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (7.58%) GitHub
3 44 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (6.26%) SaaS
5 34 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (2.80%) Amazon EMR
6 17 (2.80%) Amazon Kinesis
7 12 (1.98%) Amazon SQS
8 11 (1.81%) Slack
9 10 (1.65%) Amazon S3
10 8 (1.32%) Google Analytics
11 7 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (1.15%) Heroku
12 6 (0.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 6 (0.99%) npm
13 5 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 4 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.66%) Serverless
15 3 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (12.36%) Wireless
2 21 (3.46%) HTTP
3 20 (3.29%) SMS
4 18 (2.97%) Firewall
5 17 (2.80%) TCP/IP
6 16 (2.64%) SSL
7 15 (2.47%) ZigBee
8 14 (2.31%) 3GPP
8 14 (2.31%) 802.11
8 14 (2.31%) 802.15
8 14 (2.31%) Bluetooth
8 14 (2.31%) MQTT
8 14 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (1.98%) DNS
10 11 (1.81%) SNMP
11 8 (1.32%) DHCP
11 8 (1.32%) FCoE
12 6 (0.99%) SSH
13 5 (0.82%) Extranet
14 4 (0.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (21.42%) Big Data
2 82 (13.51%) MySQL
3 71 (11.70%) SQL Server
4 51 (8.40%) MongoDB
5 37 (6.10%) NoSQL
6 33 (5.44%) Blockchain
7 31 (5.11%) Hadoop
8 30 (4.94%) Power BI
9 28 (4.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 28 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (4.12%) Apache Hive
11 24 (3.95%) Amazon Redshift
12 23 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (3.13%) Amazon Athena
14 17 (2.80%) BigQuery
14 17 (2.80%) Impala
14 17 (2.80%) Presto
14 17 (2.80%) Spotfire
15 15 (2.47%) Oracle Database
16 14 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 171 (28.17%) Git (software)
2 148 (24.38%) Jenkins
3 143 (23.56%) Bitbucket
4 135 (22.24%) JUnit
5 133 (21.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 74 (12.19%) Calabash
7 71 (11.70%) fastlane
8 56 (9.23%) Selenium
9 52 (8.57%) Mockito
10 50 (8.24%) Gradle
11 49 (8.07%) Android Studio
11 49 (8.07%) Cucumber
12 40 (6.59%) Maven
13 32 (5.27%) Eclipse
14 28 (4.61%) IntelliJ
15 25 (4.12%) Visual Studio
16 24 (3.95%) CocoaPods
16 24 (3.95%) JMeter
16 24 (3.95%) TeamCity
17 22 (3.62%) EasyMock
General
1 109 (17.96%) Electronics
2 90 (14.83%) Finance
3 51 (8.40%) Retail
4 28 (4.61%) Marketing
5 23 (3.79%) Telecoms
6 22 (3.62%) Manufacturing
7 19 (3.13%) Games
8 12 (1.98%) Banking
9 9 (1.48%) Back Office
10 6 (0.99%) Billing
10 6 (0.99%) Law
10 6 (0.99%) Legal
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 256 (42.17%) Developer
2 84 (13.84%) Java Developer
3 60 (9.88%) Software Engineer
4 55 (9.06%) Analyst
5 49 (8.07%) DevOps Engineer
6 48 (7.91%) Android Developer
7 40 (6.59%) Test Analyst
8 39 (6.43%) Senior Developer
9 38 (6.26%) Software Developer
10 37 (6.10%) Java Engineer
11 35 (5.77%) Applications Developer
12 32 (5.27%) C# Developer
13 27 (4.45%) Java Software Engineer
14 24 (3.95%) iOS Developer
15 23 (3.79%) Senior Java Developer
16 22 (3.62%) Project Manager
17 21 (3.46%) .NET Developer
17 21 (3.46%) Tester
18 20 (3.29%) PHP Developer
19 19 (3.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (18.29%) CSS
2 108 (17.79%) HTML
3 88 (14.50%) Web Services
4 85 (14.00%) REST
4 85 (14.00%) Spring
5 80 (13.18%) XML
6 78 (12.85%) AngularJS
7 76 (12.52%) JSON
8 72 (11.86%) SOAP
9 70 (11.53%) .NET
10 60 (9.88%) jQuery
11 47 (7.74%) EJB
12 45 (7.41%) Java EE
13 44 (7.25%) JSF
14 41 (6.75%) Hibernate
15 40 (6.59%) React
16 34 (5.60%) Spring MVC
17 32 (5.27%) ASP.NET
18 31 (5.11%) .NET Framework
18 31 (5.11%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 126 (20.76%) User Experience
2 49 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (6.92%) Greenfield Project
4 33 (5.44%) Computer Science
5 26 (4.28%) Wiki
6 24 (3.95%) Self-Motivation
7 21 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (3.29%) Linux Command Line
9 18 (2.97%) Mobile App
10 17 (2.80%) Clustering
11 11 (1.81%) Fintech
12 10 (1.65%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (1.32%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.82%) Algorithms
15 5 (0.82%) EPoS
15 5 (0.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 4 (0.66%) Acoustics
16 4 (0.66%) VHDL
17 3 (0.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 218 (35.91%) Linux
2 92 (15.16%) Windows
3 57 (9.39%) Android
4 35 (5.77%) CentOS
4 35 (5.77%) Unix
5 32 (5.27%) Apple iOS
6 19 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (2.64%) Windows Server
8 14 (2.31%) FreeRTOS
8 14 (2.31%) ThreadX
9 7 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
9 7 (1.15%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.49%) Fedora
11 2 (0.33%) Debian
11 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.16%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 475 (78.25%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (30.48%) Software Engineering
3 180 (29.65%) Test Automation
4 179 (29.49%) TDD
5 169 (27.84%) Scrum
6 159 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
7 126 (20.76%) BDD
8 122 (20.10%) DevOps
9 94 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (11.86%) Open Source
11 69 (11.37%) SDLC
12 68 (11.20%) MVC
13 65 (10.71%) Project Management
14 57 (9.39%) Waterfall
15 53 (8.73%) Artificial Intelligence
16 49 (8.07%) Android Development
16 49 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
16 49 (8.07%) Coaching
17 45 (7.41%) OO
18 44 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 288 (47.45%) Java
2 157 (25.86%) C++
2 157 (25.86%) JavaScript
3 146 (24.05%) SQL
4 140 (23.06%) Python
5 126 (20.76%) C#
6 98 (16.14%) C
7 65 (10.71%) Bash Shell
8 59 (9.72%) PHP
9 46 (7.58%) Ruby
10 44 (7.25%) Objective-C
11 39 (6.43%) PowerShell
12 25 (4.12%) Java 8
13 24 (3.95%) Scala
14 18 (2.97%) Java 9
15 16 (2.64%) VB
16 14 (2.31%) TypeScript
17 13 (2.14%) Groovy
17 13 (2.14%) Perl
18 11 (1.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (15.32%) Security Cleared
2 79 (13.01%) DV Cleared
3 64 (10.54%) Degree
4 36 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (5.27%) ISTQB
6 26 (4.28%) SC Cleared
7 24 (3.95%) ISEB
8 17 (2.80%) CCNA
8 17 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (2.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 14 (2.31%) MCSE
10 13 (2.14%) CISSP
10 13 (2.14%) CompTIA Security+
10 13 (2.14%) GIAC
10 13 (2.14%) Linux+ Certification
10 13 (2.14%) Network+ Certification
10 13 (2.14%) SANS
10 13 (2.14%) SSCP
11 10 (1.65%) MCSA
12 8 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.93%) QA
2 17 (2.80%) SLA
3 5 (0.82%) PMO
4 3 (0.49%) GCP
4 3 (0.49%) GDPR
5 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 85 (14.00%) Docker
2 17 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (1.81%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.81%) vSphere
4 10 (1.65%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.48%) KVM
5 9 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (1.32%) NFS
6 8 (1.32%) Samba
6 8 (1.32%) VMware NSX
7 5 (0.82%) Firmware
8 4 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.16%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.16%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 57 (9.39%) Puppet
2 47 (7.74%) HockeyApp
3 24 (3.95%) Ansible
4 22 (3.62%) Kubernetes
5 19 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (2.80%) HP ALM
7 9 (1.48%) Nagios
8 8 (1.32%) CA Service Virtualization
8 8 (1.32%) vCenter Server
9 7 (1.15%) Kibana
10 6 (0.99%) Salt
10 6 (0.99%) Terraform
11 5 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.49%) CloudHub
12 3 (0.49%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.33%) Galera Cluster
13 2 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.33%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 148 (24.38%) Atlassian
2 47 (7.74%) Microsoft
3 37 (6.10%) Oracle
3 37 (6.10%) Red Hat
4 30 (4.94%) Apple
5 25 (4.12%) SAP
6 20 (3.29%) Capita
6 20 (3.29%) HP
7 17 (2.80%) Google
7 17 (2.80%) Tableau
7 17 (2.80%) VMware
8 12 (1.98%) CA
9 9 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.32%) EMC
10 8 (1.32%) NetApp
10 8 (1.32%) Sitecore
10 8 (1.32%) SolarWinds
11 7 (1.15%) CA Agile Central
12 6 (0.99%) IBM
12 6 (0.99%) Veeam