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

Atlassian JIRA
England > South West
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 92 166
Rank change year-on-year +44 +74 +57
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 631 365 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.94% 3.57% 1.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.63% 15.93% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 537 332 186
South West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -3.41% +3.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,750 £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 2,562 2,291 2,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 24.11% 22.41% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,191 1,927 1,824
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £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 19 April 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 April 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 +84 245 £50,000 +5.26% 36
Gloucestershire +11 156 £45,000 - 9
Wiltshire +34 123 £52,500 +12.90% 11
Dorset -21 44 £55,000 +29.41% 11
Devon +12 21 £34,000 -9.33% 9
Cornwall -8 19 £29,000 +34.88% 1
Somerset 0 14 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Avon - 1 £42,500 -
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 515 (81.62%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (51.19%) Java
3 241 (38.19%) Test Automation
4 238 (37.72%) Software Engineering
5 235 (37.24%) TDD
6 205 (32.49%) Linux
7 202 (32.01%) Atlassian
8 198 (31.38%) User Experience
9 191 (30.27%) C++
10 185 (29.32%) Problem-Solving
11 182 (28.84%) BDD
12 176 (27.89%) Bitbucket
13 175 (27.73%) Big Data
14 171 (27.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 170 (26.94%) Git (software)
16 169 (26.78%) SQL
16 169 (26.78%) Electronics
16 169 (26.78%) Scrum
17 165 (26.15%) JavaScript
18 158 (25.04%) JUnit
19 156 (24.72%) Confluence
20 151 (23.93%) C#
21 139 (22.03%) Python
22 135 (21.39%) Jenkins
23 131 (20.76%) DevOps
24 121 (19.18%) HTML
25 119 (18.86%) CSS
25 119 (18.86%) Calabash
26 117 (18.54%) Wireless
27 109 (17.27%) XML

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
1 156 (24.72%) Confluence
2 51 (8.08%) Elasticsearch
3 47 (7.45%) Apache
4 44 (6.97%) Tomcat
5 42 (6.66%) JBoss
6 37 (5.86%) Apache Spark
7 30 (4.75%) Apache Pig
8 29 (4.60%) Mule ESB
9 28 (4.44%) Mule
10 17 (2.69%) IIS
11 9 (1.43%) GlassFish
11 9 (1.43%) OpenStack
12 8 (1.27%) CMS
13 7 (1.11%) SharePoint
13 7 (1.11%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.95%) MS Project Server
15 5 (0.79%) Anypoint
15 5 (0.79%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.63%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.63%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.16%) HipChat
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.90%) Magento
2 4 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 98 (15.53%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (8.40%) SaaS
4 46 (7.29%) GitHub
5 32 (5.07%) Amazon EC2
6 29 (4.60%) Amazon EMR
7 28 (4.44%) Amazon Kinesis
8 17 (2.69%) Slack
9 12 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (1.74%) Heroku
11 10 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (1.27%) IaaS
12 8 (1.27%) PaaS
13 7 (1.11%) Amazon S3
13 7 (1.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (0.79%) G Suite
14 5 (0.79%) Serverless
15 4 (0.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 117 (18.54%) Wireless
2 27 (4.28%) HTTP
3 21 (3.33%) SMS
4 18 (2.85%) SSL
4 18 (2.85%) TCP/IP
5 17 (2.69%) Firewall
6 13 (2.06%) MQTT
6 13 (2.06%) ZigBee
7 12 (1.90%) 3GPP
7 12 (1.90%) 802.11
7 12 (1.90%) 802.15
7 12 (1.90%) Bluetooth
7 12 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (1.58%) DNS
9 9 (1.43%) SNMP
10 8 (1.27%) FCoE
11 5 (0.79%) SSH
11 5 (0.79%) VPN
12 4 (0.63%) Internet
13 2 (0.32%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (27.73%) Big Data
2 75 (11.89%) MySQL
2 75 (11.89%) SQL Server
3 54 (8.56%) MongoDB
4 41 (6.50%) NoSQL
5 38 (6.02%) Hadoop
6 35 (5.55%) Amazon Redshift
7 32 (5.07%) Power BI
8 30 (4.75%) Amazon Athena
8 30 (4.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 30 (4.75%) Apache Hive
9 28 (4.44%) BigQuery
9 28 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (3.96%) Blockchain
11 22 (3.49%) Impala
11 22 (3.49%) Presto
11 22 (3.49%) Spotfire
11 22 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (2.69%) Relational Database
13 14 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 176 (27.89%) Bitbucket
2 171 (27.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 170 (26.94%) Git (software)
4 158 (25.04%) JUnit
5 135 (21.39%) Jenkins
6 119 (18.86%) Calabash
7 80 (12.68%) Gradle
7 80 (12.68%) Mockito
8 74 (11.73%) Android Studio
9 67 (10.62%) Selenium
10 59 (9.35%) Maven
11 50 (7.92%) Cucumber
12 43 (6.81%) CocoaPods
13 33 (5.23%) Visual Studio
14 32 (5.07%) SoapUI
15 29 (4.60%) Eclipse
15 29 (4.60%) IntelliJ
16 27 (4.28%) TeamCity
17 26 (4.12%) JMeter
17 26 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 169 (26.78%) Electronics
2 87 (13.79%) Finance
3 48 (7.61%) Retail
4 32 (5.07%) Marketing
5 23 (3.65%) Manufacturing
6 22 (3.49%) Telecoms
7 19 (3.01%) Banking
8 16 (2.54%) Games
9 10 (1.58%) Legal
10 7 (1.11%) Back Office
11 6 (0.95%) Law
12 3 (0.48%) Billing
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 290 (45.96%) Developer
2 80 (12.68%) Java Developer
3 74 (11.73%) Android Developer
4 60 (9.51%) Analyst
5 49 (7.77%) Software Engineer
6 43 (6.81%) iOS Developer
7 39 (6.18%) Applications Developer
8 37 (5.86%) Test Analyst
9 35 (5.55%) Software Developer
10 34 (5.39%) Java Engineer
11 32 (5.07%) DevOps Engineer
12 31 (4.91%) Senior Developer
13 30 (4.75%) C# Developer
14 28 (4.44%) AWS Engineer
15 25 (3.96%) Tester
16 23 (3.65%) Data Engineer
16 23 (3.65%) Senior Data Engineer
17 22 (3.49%) PHP Developer
17 22 (3.49%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
17 22 (3.49%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (19.18%) HTML
2 119 (18.86%) CSS
3 109 (17.27%) XML
4 108 (17.12%) REST
5 102 (16.16%) Web Services
6 82 (13.00%) SOAP
7 81 (12.84%) JSON
8 79 (12.52%) .NET
9 71 (11.25%) Spring
10 70 (11.09%) AngularJS
11 67 (10.62%) jQuery
12 49 (7.77%) Hibernate
13 37 (5.86%) EJB
13 37 (5.86%) Java EE
14 35 (5.55%) HTML5
14 35 (5.55%) JPA
15 34 (5.39%) Spring MVC
16 33 (5.23%) J2EE
16 33 (5.23%) JSF
17 31 (4.91%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 198 (31.38%) User Experience
2 39 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
4 27 (4.28%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (3.49%) Clustering
7 20 (3.17%) Computer Science
8 17 (2.69%) Linux Command Line
8 17 (2.69%) Wiki
9 13 (2.06%) Fintech
10 12 (1.90%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.43%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.11%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.95%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.63%) Acoustics
14 4 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
14 4 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (0.63%) iPad
14 4 (0.63%) Mainframe
15 3 (0.48%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 205 (32.49%) Linux
2 90 (14.26%) Windows
3 84 (13.31%) Android
4 53 (8.40%) Apple iOS
5 34 (5.39%) Unix
6 27 (4.28%) Windows Server
7 24 (3.80%) CentOS
8 15 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.90%) FreeRTOS
9 12 (1.90%) ThreadX
10 7 (1.11%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (0.63%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.48%) Fedora
15 2 (0.32%) Debian
15 2 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 515 (81.62%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (38.19%) Test Automation
3 238 (37.72%) Software Engineering
4 235 (37.24%) TDD
5 185 (29.32%) Problem-Solving
6 182 (28.84%) BDD
7 169 (26.78%) Scrum
8 131 (20.76%) DevOps
9 79 (12.52%) Continuous Integration
10 74 (11.73%) Android Development
11 71 (11.25%) Waterfall
12 70 (11.09%) Open Source
13 65 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
14 63 (9.98%) SDLC
15 62 (9.83%) MVC
16 55 (8.72%) Project Management
17 54 (8.56%) Microservices
18 50 (7.92%) ITIL
19 48 (7.61%) Artificial Intelligence
20 45 (7.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 323 (51.19%) Java
2 191 (30.27%) C++
3 169 (26.78%) SQL
4 165 (26.15%) JavaScript
5 151 (23.93%) C#
6 139 (22.03%) Python
7 83 (13.15%) C
8 67 (10.62%) Bash Shell
9 62 (9.83%) Objective-C
10 52 (8.24%) PHP
11 51 (8.08%) Ruby
12 42 (6.66%) PowerShell
13 35 (5.55%) Scala
14 25 (3.96%) Groovy
15 20 (3.17%) Java 8
16 16 (2.54%) VB
17 15 (2.38%) Jython
17 15 (2.38%) VBScript
18 14 (2.22%) TypeScript
19 12 (1.90%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 82 (13.00%) Security Cleared
2 71 (11.25%) DV Cleared
3 55 (8.72%) Degree
4 42 (6.66%) ISTQB
5 35 (5.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (3.80%) ISEB
7 22 (3.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 17 (2.69%) SC Cleared
9 13 (2.06%) CCNA
9 13 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (2.06%) MCSE
10 12 (1.90%) CISSP
10 12 (1.90%) CompTIA Security+
10 12 (1.90%) GIAC
10 12 (1.90%) Linux+ Certification
10 12 (1.90%) Network+ Certification
10 12 (1.90%) SANS
10 12 (1.90%) SSCP
11 10 (1.58%) MCSA
12 7 (1.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.29%) QA
2 19 (3.01%) SLA
3 5 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.48%) GDPR
5 2 (0.32%) GCP
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 95 (15.06%) Docker
2 9 (1.43%) NFS
2 9 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.27%) Samba
3 8 (1.27%) VMware NSX
4 7 (1.11%) vSphere
5 5 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.63%) GlusterFS
6 4 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.48%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.32%) Firmware
8 2 (0.32%) KVM
9 1 (0.16%) Gluster
9 1 (0.16%) iptables
Systems Management
1 73 (11.57%) HockeyApp
2 58 (9.19%) Puppet
3 26 (4.12%) Ansible
4 24 (3.80%) HP ALM
4 24 (3.80%) Kubernetes
5 20 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (2.38%) CA Service Virtualization
7 13 (2.06%) Nagios
7 13 (2.06%) Terraform
8 11 (1.74%) Kibana
9 8 (1.27%) vCenter Server
10 7 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.95%) Salt
12 3 (0.48%) CloudHub
12 3 (0.48%) OSSEC
12 3 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.48%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.32%) Galera Cluster
13 2 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.32%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 202 (32.01%) Atlassian
2 46 (7.29%) Microsoft
3 43 (6.81%) Oracle
4 35 (5.55%) Apple
5 29 (4.60%) SAP
6 27 (4.28%) Red Hat
7 26 (4.12%) HP
8 22 (3.49%) Tableau
9 21 (3.33%) CA
10 19 (3.01%) Capita
11 16 (2.54%) CA Agile Central
11 16 (2.54%) VMware
12 15 (2.38%) Google
13 12 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (1.90%) Zend
14 10 (1.58%) IBM
15 8 (1.27%) EMC
15 8 (1.27%) NetApp
15 8 (1.27%) SolarWinds
16 6 (0.95%) Veeam