Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South West
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 102 185
Rank change year-on-year +33 +83 +83
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 459 334 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.46% 3.09% 1.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.82% 16.15% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 410 291 155
South West median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £30,900 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £65,750
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 2439 2068 2166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 23.71% 19.12% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2038 1773 1850
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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 +72 168 £50,000 +12.36% 15
Gloucestershire +10 167 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Wiltshire +22 60 £50,000 -2.44% 3
Devon +7 24 £26,500 -24.29%
Somerset +7 21 £49,000 +22.50%
Dorset -8 21 £45,000 - 7
Cornwall - 1 £35,000 -
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, 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.

1 380 (82.79%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (57.95%) Java
3 203 (44.23%) TDD
4 178 (38.78%) Git (software)
5 172 (37.47%) BDD
6 167 (36.38%) Scrum
7 162 (35.29%) Linux
8 155 (33.77%) Test Automation
9 147 (32.03%) JUnit
10 139 (30.28%) Software Engineering
11 136 (29.63%) XML
12 135 (29.41%) REST
13 133 (28.98%) Electronics
14 130 (28.32%) SOAP
15 127 (27.67%) Finance
16 122 (26.58%) SQL
17 118 (25.71%) JavaScript
18 113 (24.62%) Web Services
19 112 (24.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 110 (23.97%) Amazon AWS
21 109 (23.75%) Confluence
22 103 (22.44%) User Experience
23 102 (22.22%) Spring
24 99 (21.57%) C++
25 96 (20.92%) Atlassian
26 95 (20.70%) JSON
27 90 (19.61%) Kanban
28 89 (19.39%) HTML
28 89 (19.39%) Python
29 85 (18.52%) Tomcat

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
1 109 (23.75%) Confluence
2 85 (18.52%) Tomcat
3 79 (17.21%) Mule
3 79 (17.21%) Mule ESB
4 56 (12.20%) JBoss
5 39 (8.50%) Apache
6 16 (3.49%) Apache Spark
7 15 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (3.05%) Anypoint
8 14 (3.05%) IIS
8 14 (3.05%) WebSphere
9 11 (2.40%) Apache Pig
10 9 (1.96%) GlassFish
10 9 (1.96%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.87%) CMS
12 2 (0.44%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.44%) concrete5
12 2 (0.44%) nginx
13 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.65%) HipChat
4 2 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.09%) Magento
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 110 (23.97%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (16.78%) SaaS
3 59 (12.85%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (4.14%) GitHub
6 13 (2.83%) Amazon EMR
7 12 (2.61%) Amazon Kinesis
8 6 (1.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (1.31%) IaaS
8 6 (1.31%) PaaS
9 5 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (1.09%) Serverless
9 5 (1.09%) Slack
9 5 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.87%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.87%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.65%) G Suite
11 3 (0.65%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 54 (11.76%) Wireless
2 24 (5.23%) HTTP
3 18 (3.92%) TCP/IP
4 14 (3.05%) Firewall
5 9 (1.96%) SNMP
5 9 (1.96%) SSL
6 7 (1.53%) FCoE
6 7 (1.53%) SMS
7 5 (1.09%) SSH
8 4 (0.87%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.87%) VPN
9 3 (0.65%) DNS
9 3 (0.65%) MQTT
9 3 (0.65%) RFID
10 2 (0.44%) 802.11
10 2 (0.44%) 802.15
10 2 (0.44%) Internet
10 2 (0.44%) LDAP
10 2 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.44%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (16.78%) MongoDB
2 76 (16.56%) Big Data
3 74 (16.12%) NoSQL
4 59 (12.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 52 (11.33%) MySQL
6 42 (9.15%) SQL Server
7 21 (4.58%) Hadoop
8 20 (4.36%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (3.05%) Relational Database
10 13 (2.83%) Amazon Redshift
11 12 (2.61%) BigQuery
12 11 (2.40%) Apache Hive
13 8 (1.74%) Blockchain
14 6 (1.31%) Impala
14 6 (1.31%) Power BI
14 6 (1.31%) Presto
14 6 (1.31%) Spotfire
15 5 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (1.09%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 178 (38.78%) Git (software)
2 147 (32.03%) JUnit
3 112 (24.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 85 (18.52%) Jenkins
5 75 (16.34%) Bitbucket
6 67 (14.60%) Calabash
7 65 (14.16%) Maven
8 59 (12.85%) Cucumber
8 59 (12.85%) Selenium
9 57 (12.42%) IntelliJ
10 55 (11.98%) TeamCity
11 50 (10.89%) Gradle
12 41 (8.93%) SoapUI
13 36 (7.84%) Mockito
14 33 (7.19%) Android Studio
14 33 (7.19%) JMeter
15 32 (6.97%) Eclipse
16 28 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
17 25 (5.45%) Visual Studio
18 22 (4.79%) CocoaPods
General
1 133 (28.98%) Electronics
2 127 (27.67%) Finance
3 74 (16.12%) Marketing
4 66 (14.38%) Manufacturing
4 66 (14.38%) Telecoms
5 62 (13.51%) Retail
6 27 (5.88%) Banking
7 6 (1.31%) Games
8 4 (0.87%) Legal
9 2 (0.44%) Advertising
9 2 (0.44%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 215 (46.84%) Developer
2 98 (21.35%) Java Developer
3 51 (11.11%) Analyst
4 43 (9.37%) Software Engineer
5 35 (7.63%) Senior Developer
6 34 (7.41%) Tester
7 33 (7.19%) Java Engineer
8 32 (6.97%) Android Developer
9 31 (6.75%) Senior Java Developer
10 28 (6.10%) Test Engineer
11 27 (5.88%) Test Manager
12 22 (4.79%) iOS Developer
13 20 (4.36%) Automation Tester
14 19 (4.14%) Test Analyst
15 18 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
16 17 (3.70%) Lead Developer
16 17 (3.70%) PHP Developer
16 17 (3.70%) Team Leader
17 16 (3.49%) Applications Developer
18 15 (3.27%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (29.63%) XML
2 135 (29.41%) REST
3 130 (28.32%) SOAP
4 113 (24.62%) Web Services
5 102 (22.22%) Spring
6 95 (20.70%) JSON
7 89 (19.39%) HTML
8 85 (18.52%) CSS
9 82 (17.86%) Hibernate
10 70 (15.25%) Spring MVC
11 65 (14.16%) JPA
12 64 (13.94%) Spring Integration
13 63 (13.73%) Apache Camel
14 47 (10.24%) .NET
14 47 (10.24%) J2EE
15 43 (9.37%) JMS
16 41 (8.93%) jQuery
17 34 (7.41%) AngularJS
18 28 (6.10%) HTML5
19 26 (5.66%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 103 (22.44%) User Experience
2 28 (6.10%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (4.14%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.14%) iPad
4 17 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.53%) Clustering
5 7 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (1.53%) Wiki
6 6 (1.31%) Fintech
6 6 (1.31%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.31%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (0.65%) CESG
8 3 (0.65%) NHS
8 3 (0.65%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.44%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.44%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.44%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 162 (35.29%) Linux
2 47 (10.24%) Android
2 47 (10.24%) Windows
3 37 (8.06%) Apple iOS
4 23 (5.01%) Windows Server
5 17 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (3.49%) Unix
7 14 (3.05%) CentOS
8 13 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.31%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (1.09%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.09%) ThreadX
12 4 (0.87%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.87%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.87%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.22%) Debian
13 1 (0.22%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (82.79%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (44.23%) TDD
3 172 (37.47%) BDD
4 167 (36.38%) Scrum
5 155 (33.77%) Test Automation
6 139 (30.28%) Software Engineering
7 90 (19.61%) Kanban
8 85 (18.52%) MVC
9 82 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
10 76 (16.56%) Integration Testing
11 71 (15.47%) DevOps
12 68 (14.81%) Programme Management
13 66 (14.38%) Digital Marketing
13 66 (14.38%) E-Commerce
14 60 (13.07%) Microservices
15 50 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (9.59%) Manual Testing
16 44 (9.59%) Waterfall
17 41 (8.93%) Open Source
18 39 (8.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 266 (57.95%) Java
2 122 (26.58%) SQL
3 118 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 99 (21.57%) C++
5 89 (19.39%) Python
6 80 (17.43%) C#
7 47 (10.24%) Ruby
8 39 (8.50%) C
9 37 (8.06%) PHP
10 33 (7.19%) Objective-C
11 32 (6.97%) Bash Shell
11 32 (6.97%) Groovy
12 20 (4.36%) PowerShell
13 15 (3.27%) VBScript
14 14 (3.05%) Jython
15 13 (2.83%) XPath
16 12 (2.61%) Scala
17 7 (1.53%) Korn
18 5 (1.09%) PL/SQL
19 4 (0.87%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (8.28%) Degree
2 31 (6.75%) Security Cleared
3 30 (6.54%) ISTQB
4 28 (6.10%) DV Cleared
5 24 (5.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 15 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (2.83%) CCNA
9 11 (2.40%) CISSP
9 11 (2.40%) CompTIA Security+
9 11 (2.40%) GIAC
9 11 (2.40%) ISEB
9 11 (2.40%) Linux+ Certification
9 11 (2.40%) MCSE
9 11 (2.40%) Network+ Certification
9 11 (2.40%) SANS
9 11 (2.40%) SSCP
10 6 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (0.87%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.65%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.06%) QA
2 8 (1.74%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (10.89%) Docker
2 12 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (2.18%) vSphere
4 9 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.74%) NFS
6 7 (1.53%) Samba
6 7 (1.53%) VMware NSX
7 6 (1.31%) Active Directory
8 4 (0.87%) GlusterFS
9 3 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.65%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.44%) KVM
11 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.22%) Dovecot
11 1 (0.22%) Gluster
11 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.22%) iptables
11 1 (0.22%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 33 (7.19%) HockeyApp
2 26 (5.66%) Puppet
3 18 (3.92%) Ansible
4 15 (3.27%) CA Service Virtualization
5 12 (2.61%) Nagios
6 10 (2.18%) Kubernetes
6 10 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (1.96%) Terraform
8 8 (1.74%) vCenter Server
9 7 (1.53%) CloudHub
10 5 (1.09%) Salt
11 4 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.87%) WSUS
12 3 (0.65%) OSSEC
12 3 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.44%) Grafana
13 2 (0.44%) Kibana
14 1 (0.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 1 (0.22%) PowerCLI
14 1 (0.22%) StackStorm
Vendors
1 96 (20.92%) Atlassian
2 68 (14.81%) Apple
2 68 (14.81%) SAP
3 43 (9.37%) Microsoft
4 31 (6.75%) HP
5 28 (6.10%) Oracle
6 24 (5.23%) Google
7 20 (4.36%) CA
8 19 (4.14%) VMware
9 17 (3.70%) IBM
9 17 (3.70%) Red Hat
10 14 (3.05%) CA Agile Central
11 12 (2.61%) Talend
11 12 (2.61%) Zend
12 9 (1.96%) MuleSoft
13 7 (1.53%) EMC
13 7 (1.53%) NetApp
13 7 (1.53%) SolarWinds
14 6 (1.31%) Tableau
15 5 (1.09%) New Relic