Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South West
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 71 113
Rank change year-on-year +6 +42 +72
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 458 437 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.44% 4.31% 2.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.62% 17.94% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 334 387 285
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - -2.91% +6.19%

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 2,334 2,436 2,024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 22.63% 24.00% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,910 2,049 1,751
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +28 170 £47,750 -2.55% 27
Gloucestershire -10 125 £45,000 - 15
Wiltshire +8 68 £45,000 -14.29% 7
Dorset -1 50 £55,000 +62.96% 8
Somerset +28 19 £48,000 -4.00% 8
Devon -6 15 £35,000 +33.33% 10
Cornwall +6 7 £34,000 -2.86% 6
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 328 (71.62%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (41.27%) Java
3 175 (38.21%) Linux
4 145 (31.66%) Scrum
5 131 (28.60%) Software Engineering
6 130 (28.38%) Python
7 126 (27.51%) Confluence
8 121 (26.42%) JavaScript
9 120 (26.20%) Git (software)
10 109 (23.80%) Jenkins
10 109 (23.80%) DevOps
11 104 (22.71%) C#
11 104 (22.71%) Finance
12 93 (20.31%) C++
12 93 (20.31%) SQL
13 87 (19.00%) Security Cleared
14 86 (18.78%) TDD
14 86 (18.78%) Bitbucket
15 85 (18.56%) MySQL
16 82 (17.90%) Atlassian
16 82 (17.90%) Docker
17 78 (17.03%) C
18 77 (16.81%) Spring
19 76 (16.59%) Continuous Integration
20 74 (16.16%) CSS
21 73 (15.94%) JUnit
21 73 (15.94%) Test Automation
22 72 (15.72%) HTML
23 69 (15.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
24 68 (14.85%) Open Source

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
1 126 (27.51%) Confluence
2 48 (10.48%) Apache
3 20 (4.37%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (4.15%) Apache Pig
4 19 (4.15%) CMS
4 19 (4.15%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.28%) JBoss
6 11 (2.40%) Mule
6 11 (2.40%) Mule ESB
7 7 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.31%) IIS
8 6 (1.31%) nginx
9 4 (0.87%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.87%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.87%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.66%) Mattermost
10 3 (0.66%) XWiki
11 2 (0.44%) concrete5
11 2 (0.44%) Drupal
11 2 (0.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (3.06%) MS Visio
3 12 (2.62%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.31%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.87%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 67 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (6.33%) GitHub
4 26 (5.68%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (3.93%) SaaS
6 16 (3.49%) Amazon S3
7 13 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (2.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 12 (2.62%) npm
9 11 (2.40%) G Suite
9 11 (2.40%) Slack
10 7 (1.53%) Google Analytics
10 7 (1.53%) Office 365
11 6 (1.31%) Basecamp
12 4 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.66%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.66%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.68%) HTTP
1 26 (5.68%) TCP/IP
2 23 (5.02%) Firewall
2 23 (5.02%) SSL
3 11 (2.40%) SNMP
4 8 (1.75%) DHCP
4 8 (1.75%) FCoE
5 7 (1.53%) Wireless
6 6 (1.31%) Intranet
7 5 (1.09%) 3GPP
7 5 (1.09%) 802.11
7 5 (1.09%) 802.15
7 5 (1.09%) Bluetooth
7 5 (1.09%) DNS
7 5 (1.09%) MQTT
7 5 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (1.09%) ZigBee
8 4 (0.87%) Extranet
8 4 (0.87%) SMS
9 3 (0.66%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (18.56%) MySQL
2 60 (13.10%) SQL Server
3 50 (10.92%) Big Data
4 24 (5.24%) Blockchain
5 23 (5.02%) Hadoop
5 23 (5.02%) NoSQL
6 21 (4.59%) Apache Hive
7 20 (4.37%) MongoDB
8 19 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (3.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (3.06%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (2.18%) MariaDB
11 9 (1.97%) Electronic Patient Records
12 6 (1.31%) Power BI
12 6 (1.31%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.87%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 120 (26.20%) Git (software)
2 109 (23.80%) Jenkins
3 86 (18.78%) Bitbucket
4 73 (15.94%) JUnit
5 69 (15.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 49 (10.70%) Eclipse
7 47 (10.26%) Selenium
8 32 (6.99%) EasyMock
9 28 (6.11%) Visual Studio
10 26 (5.68%) Cucumber
11 25 (5.46%) Maven
11 25 (5.46%) TeamCity
12 23 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (4.15%) git-flow
13 19 (4.15%) Trac
14 18 (3.93%) Android Studio
15 16 (3.49%) CodeSonar
15 16 (3.49%) IntelliJ
15 16 (3.49%) JIRA Agile
15 16 (3.49%) Robot Framework
General
1 104 (22.71%) Finance
2 32 (6.99%) Retail
3 19 (4.15%) Marketing
4 16 (3.49%) Electronics
5 15 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.62%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.40%) Games
8 9 (1.97%) Banking
9 5 (1.09%) Billing
9 5 (1.09%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.87%) Local Government
11 3 (0.66%) Law
12 2 (0.44%) Advertising
12 2 (0.44%) Back Office
12 2 (0.44%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.22%) French Language
13 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 151 (32.97%) Developer
2 84 (18.34%) Software Engineer
3 66 (14.41%) Java Developer
4 59 (12.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 54 (11.79%) Java Engineer
6 53 (11.57%) Java Software Engineer
7 45 (9.83%) Senior Developer
8 41 (8.95%) Analyst
9 40 (8.73%) Software Developer
10 26 (5.68%) C# Software Engineer
11 24 (5.24%) Project Manager
12 23 (5.02%) Test Analyst
13 22 (4.80%) Senior Java Developer
14 20 (4.37%) Junior
15 19 (4.15%) PHP Developer
16 16 (3.49%) Junior Developer
16 16 (3.49%) Scrum Master
17 15 (3.28%) .NET Developer
17 15 (3.28%) Business Analyst
17 15 (3.28%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (16.81%) Spring
2 74 (16.16%) CSS
3 72 (15.72%) HTML
4 67 (14.63%) AngularJS
5 61 (13.32%) .NET
6 58 (12.66%) REST
7 54 (11.79%) Java EE
8 52 (11.35%) Web Services
9 49 (10.70%) jQuery
10 48 (10.48%) JSON
11 46 (10.04%) Node.js
12 44 (9.61%) EJB
12 44 (9.61%) JSF
12 44 (9.61%) React
12 44 (9.61%) SOAP
13 39 (8.52%) Spring MVC
14 38 (8.30%) .NET Framework
15 33 (7.21%) XML
16 32 (6.99%) ASP.NET
17 31 (6.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (10.26%) User Experience
3 37 (8.08%) Computer Science
4 36 (7.86%) Wiki
5 30 (6.55%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (3.28%) Data Structures
7 14 (3.06%) Algorithms
8 13 (2.84%) Fintech
8 13 (2.84%) Mobile App
9 11 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (1.31%) Social Media
13 5 (1.09%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.87%) EPoS
15 3 (0.66%) Blog
15 3 (0.66%) Clustering
15 3 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 3 (0.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 175 (38.21%) Linux
2 60 (13.10%) Windows
3 45 (9.83%) CentOS
4 37 (8.08%) Android
5 35 (7.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (4.15%) Apple iOS
7 16 (3.49%) Mac OS X
7 16 (3.49%) Unix
8 6 (1.31%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (1.09%) FreeRTOS
9 5 (1.09%) ThreadX
10 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (71.62%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (31.66%) Scrum
3 131 (28.60%) Software Engineering
4 109 (23.80%) DevOps
5 86 (18.78%) TDD
6 76 (16.59%) Continuous Integration
7 73 (15.94%) Test Automation
8 68 (14.85%) Open Source
9 56 (12.23%) Problem-Solving
10 50 (10.92%) BDD
11 49 (10.70%) MVC
11 49 (10.70%) Project Management
12 46 (10.04%) OO
12 46 (10.04%) User Stories
13 43 (9.39%) SDLC
14 41 (8.95%) Cybersecurity
14 41 (8.95%) Waterfall
15 39 (8.52%) Coaching
16 38 (8.30%) Kanban
17 36 (7.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 189 (41.27%) Java
2 130 (28.38%) Python
3 121 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 104 (22.71%) C#
5 93 (20.31%) C++
5 93 (20.31%) SQL
6 78 (17.03%) C
7 66 (14.41%) PHP
8 54 (11.79%) Bash Shell
9 33 (7.21%) PowerShell
10 22 (4.80%) Java 8
11 21 (4.59%) Objective-C
12 18 (3.93%) Java 9
13 17 (3.71%) Ruby
14 9 (1.97%) ES6
15 8 (1.75%) Korn
15 8 (1.75%) Perl
16 4 (0.87%) Scala
17 3 (0.66%) Groovy
17 3 (0.66%) Jython
Qualifications
1 87 (19.00%) Security Cleared
2 67 (14.63%) DV Cleared
3 43 (9.39%) SC Cleared
4 36 (7.86%) Degree
5 31 (6.77%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (6.55%) CCNA
7 23 (5.02%) CISSP
7 23 (5.02%) CompTIA Security+
7 23 (5.02%) GIAC
7 23 (5.02%) Linux+ Certification
7 23 (5.02%) MCSE
7 23 (5.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (5.02%) Network+ Certification
7 23 (5.02%) SANS
7 23 (5.02%) SSCP
8 19 (4.15%) ISEB
8 19 (4.15%) ISTQB
9 13 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (2.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.59%) QA
2 5 (1.09%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.87%) PMO
3 4 (0.87%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) GDPR
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 82 (17.90%) Docker
2 20 (4.37%) vSphere
3 19 (4.15%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (3.06%) Active Directory
5 12 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (1.97%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.97%) KVM
6 9 (1.97%) VMware NSX
7 8 (1.75%) NFS
7 8 (1.75%) Samba
8 2 (0.44%) Firmware
8 2 (0.44%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 45 (9.83%) Puppet
2 20 (4.37%) Ansible
3 16 (3.49%) HP ALM
3 16 (3.49%) Salt
4 15 (3.28%) Kubernetes
5 10 (2.18%) vCenter Server
6 9 (1.97%) Nagios
7 8 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.87%) HockeyApp
9 4 (0.87%) Terraform
10 3 (0.66%) CA Service Virtualization
11 2 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.22%) FreeIPA
12 1 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 82 (17.90%) Atlassian
2 53 (11.57%) Microsoft
3 45 (9.83%) Red Hat
4 22 (4.80%) Google
5 21 (4.59%) VMware
6 18 (3.93%) HP
7 14 (3.06%) Apple
8 11 (2.40%) SAP
8 11 (2.40%) Sitecore
9 9 (1.97%) Oracle
10 8 (1.75%) Adobe
10 8 (1.75%) EMC
10 8 (1.75%) NetApp
10 8 (1.75%) SolarWinds
11 6 (1.31%) Sencha
12 5 (1.09%) Cognizant
13 4 (0.87%) Dynatrace
13 4 (0.87%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.87%) Splunk
14 3 (0.66%) Workday