Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
England > South West
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 74 122
Rank change year-on-year +15 +48 +56
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 528 443 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.05% 4.27% 2.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.35% 17.58% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 408 390 269
South West median annual salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £30,700 £27,450 £31,650
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
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 2,473 2,520 2,040
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 23.64% 24.26% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,065 2,150 1,784
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 £31,250 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +35 196 £50,000 +4.21% 32
Gloucestershire -2 143 £45,000 - 12
Wiltshire +18 86 £50,000 - 4
Dorset 0 57 £55,000 +46.67% 10
Devon +2 20 £34,000 +3.03% 19
Somerset +16 13 £45,000 - 4
Cornwall - 10 £34,000 - 3
Avon - 1 £42,500 -
JIRA
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 390 (73.86%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (48.11%) Java
3 202 (38.26%) Linux
4 158 (29.92%) Scrum
5 154 (29.17%) Software Engineering
6 153 (28.98%) Git (software)
7 150 (28.41%) JavaScript
8 148 (28.03%) Confluence
9 140 (26.52%) Jenkins
10 127 (24.05%) Python
11 126 (23.86%) SQL
12 124 (23.48%) Bitbucket
13 123 (23.30%) C++
13 123 (23.30%) Test Automation
14 120 (22.73%) TDD
15 116 (21.97%) C#
15 116 (21.97%) DevOps
16 113 (21.40%) JUnit
17 110 (20.83%) Atlassian
18 107 (20.27%) CSS
19 101 (19.13%) Problem-Solving
20 99 (18.75%) HTML
21 96 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 94 (17.80%) Finance
23 93 (17.61%) Spring
24 92 (17.42%) Big Data
25 86 (16.29%) Docker
26 85 (16.10%) Security Cleared
27 84 (15.91%) C
28 82 (15.53%) Continuous Integration

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
1 148 (28.03%) Confluence
2 54 (10.23%) Apache
3 37 (7.01%) Elasticsearch
4 29 (5.49%) JBoss
4 29 (5.49%) Tomcat
5 23 (4.36%) Apache Pig
6 19 (3.60%) CMS
6 19 (3.60%) Mule
6 19 (3.60%) Mule ESB
7 13 (2.46%) Apache Spark
8 12 (2.27%) IIS
9 8 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (1.33%) nginx
11 6 (1.14%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.95%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.95%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.95%) MS Project Server
12 5 (0.95%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.76%) WordPress
14 3 (0.57%) Mattermost
Applications
1 9 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 74 (14.02%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (7.77%) GitHub
3 36 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (4.73%) SaaS
6 18 (3.41%) Amazon S3
7 12 (2.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 12 (2.27%) npm
8 11 (2.08%) Amazon EMR
8 11 (2.08%) Amazon Kinesis
9 8 (1.52%) Google Analytics
10 6 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.76%) Slack
13 3 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.57%) Serverless
14 2 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.38%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.20%) Wireless
2 25 (4.73%) HTTP
3 23 (4.36%) Firewall
3 23 (4.36%) TCP/IP
4 19 (3.60%) SSL
5 16 (3.03%) SMS
6 12 (2.27%) SNMP
7 9 (1.70%) DHCP
7 9 (1.70%) FCoE
8 8 (1.52%) 3GPP
8 8 (1.52%) 802.11
8 8 (1.52%) 802.15
8 8 (1.52%) Bluetooth
8 8 (1.52%) MQTT
8 8 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (1.52%) ZigBee
9 7 (1.33%) DNS
9 7 (1.33%) SSH
10 5 (0.95%) Extranet
11 3 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (17.42%) Big Data
2 80 (15.15%) MySQL
3 67 (12.69%) SQL Server
4 38 (7.20%) MongoDB
5 33 (6.25%) Blockchain
6 32 (6.06%) NoSQL
7 24 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 24 (4.55%) Hadoop
8 23 (4.36%) Apache Hive
9 22 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (3.03%) Power BI
11 15 (2.84%) Amazon RDS
12 14 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (2.46%) Amazon Athena
14 12 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
14 12 (2.27%) Relational Database
15 11 (2.08%) BigQuery
15 11 (2.08%) Impala
15 11 (2.08%) Presto
15 11 (2.08%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 153 (28.98%) Git (software)
2 140 (26.52%) Jenkins
3 124 (23.48%) Bitbucket
4 113 (21.40%) JUnit
5 96 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 49 (9.28%) Selenium
7 44 (8.33%) Eclipse
8 42 (7.95%) Cucumber
9 38 (7.20%) Maven
10 37 (7.01%) Calabash
11 35 (6.63%) fastlane
12 34 (6.44%) Android Studio
13 32 (6.06%) EasyMock
14 28 (5.30%) TeamCity
15 27 (5.11%) IntelliJ
15 27 (5.11%) Mockito
16 26 (4.92%) Gradle
16 26 (4.92%) Visual Studio
17 17 (3.22%) Subversion
18 16 (3.03%) JIRA Agile
General
1 94 (17.80%) Finance
2 61 (11.55%) Electronics
3 45 (8.52%) Retail
4 22 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.79%) Manufacturing
6 18 (3.41%) Games
6 18 (3.41%) Marketing
7 9 (1.70%) Banking
8 7 (1.33%) Back Office
9 6 (1.14%) Billing
10 4 (0.76%) Local Government
11 3 (0.57%) Law
12 2 (0.38%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) Legal
13 1 (0.19%) Military
13 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 219 (41.48%) Developer
2 84 (15.91%) Java Developer
3 75 (14.20%) Software Engineer
4 62 (11.74%) DevOps Engineer
5 51 (9.66%) Java Engineer
5 51 (9.66%) Senior Developer
6 49 (9.28%) Analyst
7 45 (8.52%) Java Software Engineer
8 44 (8.33%) Software Developer
9 36 (6.82%) Test Analyst
10 29 (5.49%) C# Developer
10 29 (5.49%) Senior Java Developer
11 26 (4.92%) Android Developer
12 24 (4.55%) .NET Developer
13 23 (4.36%) Applications Developer
14 22 (4.17%) Junior
15 21 (3.98%) Project Manager
16 17 (3.22%) JavaScript Developer
16 17 (3.22%) PHP Developer
16 17 (3.22%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (20.27%) CSS
2 99 (18.75%) HTML
3 93 (17.61%) Spring
4 80 (15.15%) AngularJS
4 80 (15.15%) Web Services
5 75 (14.20%) REST
6 69 (13.07%) .NET
7 66 (12.50%) JSON
7 66 (12.50%) SOAP
8 63 (11.93%) jQuery
9 57 (10.80%) XML
10 56 (10.61%) Java EE
11 54 (10.23%) EJB
12 52 (9.85%) JSF
13 42 (7.95%) React
13 42 (7.95%) Spring MVC
14 39 (7.39%) .NET Framework
15 37 (7.01%) ASP.NET
16 34 (6.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 31 (5.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 71 (13.45%) User Experience
2 49 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (7.58%) Greenfield Project
4 35 (6.63%) Wiki
5 34 (6.44%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.41%) Linux Command Line
7 15 (2.84%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.46%) Fintech
8 13 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (2.08%) Clustering
9 11 (2.08%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.70%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.14%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.95%) EPoS
13 5 (0.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 4 (0.76%) VHDL
15 2 (0.38%) N-Tier
15 2 (0.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 202 (38.26%) Linux
2 73 (13.83%) Windows
3 47 (8.90%) Android
4 45 (8.52%) CentOS
5 28 (5.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (5.11%) Unix
7 22 (4.17%) Apple iOS
8 12 (2.27%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.52%) FreeRTOS
9 8 (1.52%) ThreadX
10 6 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (1.14%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.38%) Fedora
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (73.86%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (29.92%) Scrum
3 154 (29.17%) Software Engineering
4 123 (23.30%) Test Automation
5 120 (22.73%) TDD
6 116 (21.97%) DevOps
7 101 (19.13%) Problem-Solving
8 82 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
9 80 (15.15%) BDD
10 73 (13.83%) Open Source
11 70 (13.26%) MVC
12 60 (11.36%) Project Management
13 53 (10.04%) OO
14 52 (9.85%) SDLC
15 49 (9.28%) Artificial Intelligence
16 47 (8.90%) Coaching
17 45 (8.52%) Integration Testing
18 41 (7.77%) Kanban
19 40 (7.58%) Waterfall
20 38 (7.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 254 (48.11%) Java
2 150 (28.41%) JavaScript
3 127 (24.05%) Python
4 126 (23.86%) SQL
5 123 (23.30%) C++
6 116 (21.97%) C#
7 84 (15.91%) C
8 63 (11.93%) PHP
9 57 (10.80%) Bash Shell
10 34 (6.44%) PowerShell
10 34 (6.44%) Ruby
11 28 (5.30%) Objective-C
12 24 (4.55%) Java 8
13 20 (3.79%) Java 9
14 17 (3.22%) Scala
15 14 (2.65%) ES6
16 10 (1.89%) Perl
16 10 (1.89%) TypeScript
17 9 (1.70%) Korn
17 9 (1.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (16.10%) Security Cleared
2 71 (13.45%) DV Cleared
3 44 (8.33%) Degree
4 32 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 29 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (4.73%) CCNA
6 25 (4.73%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (4.73%) ISTQB
7 22 (4.17%) ISEB
8 21 (3.98%) MCSE
9 20 (3.79%) CISSP
9 20 (3.79%) CompTIA Security+
9 20 (3.79%) GIAC
9 20 (3.79%) Linux+ Certification
9 20 (3.79%) Network+ Certification
9 20 (3.79%) SANS
9 20 (3.79%) SSCP
10 10 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (1.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.73%) QA
2 4 (0.76%) PMO
2 4 (0.76%) SLA
3 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.38%) GCP
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 86 (16.29%) Docker
2 20 (3.79%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (3.03%) vSphere
4 11 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (1.89%) KVM
5 10 (1.89%) VMware NSX
6 9 (1.70%) Active Directory
6 9 (1.70%) NFS
6 9 (1.70%) Samba
7 4 (0.76%) Firmware
7 4 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.38%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 53 (10.04%) Puppet
2 26 (4.92%) HockeyApp
3 23 (4.36%) Ansible
3 23 (4.36%) Kubernetes
4 13 (2.46%) HP ALM
4 13 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (2.08%) Salt
6 10 (1.89%) vCenter Server
7 9 (1.70%) Nagios
8 6 (1.14%) Terraform
9 4 (0.76%) CA Service Virtualization
9 4 (0.76%) Kibana
10 3 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.38%) Mesos
12 1 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.19%) WSUS
12 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 110 (20.83%) Atlassian
2 49 (9.28%) Microsoft
3 45 (8.52%) Red Hat
4 22 (4.17%) Apple
5 20 (3.79%) VMware
6 19 (3.60%) Oracle
6 19 (3.60%) SAP
7 16 (3.03%) Google
7 16 (3.03%) HP
8 15 (2.84%) Capita
9 11 (2.08%) Tableau
10 9 (1.70%) EMC
10 9 (1.70%) NetApp
10 9 (1.70%) SolarWinds
11 8 (1.52%) Sitecore
12 6 (1.14%) CA
13 4 (0.76%) Cisco
14 3 (0.57%) Adobe
14 3 (0.57%) Perforce
14 3 (0.57%) TOWER Software