Period
to 24 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Bitbucket skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bitbucket over the 6 months to 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bitbucket
UK
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 392 372 385
Rank change year-on-year -20 +13 +121
Permanent jobs citing Bitbucket 866 549 1,183
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.77% 0.78% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.64% 3.91% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 539 445 948
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Bitbucket is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 23,761 14,050 27,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.00% 19.85% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15,402 11,379 22,424
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,322 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.22% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Bitbucket
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Bitbucket as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Bitbucket in the UK

Bitbucket
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Bitbucket.

Salary trend for Bitbucket in the UK

Bitbucket
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bitbucket over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Bitbucket in the UK

Bitbucket
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bitbucket within the UK over the 6 months to 24 July 2021. 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
England -18 812 £62,500 +8.70% 148
London +10 428 £72,250 +3.21% 67
UK excluding London -54 378 £55,000 +10.00% 94
Work from Home -130 168 £67,500 +3.85% 28
South East -23 154 £57,500 - 21
South West -33 62 £47,500 +5.56% 12
North of England -92 59 £60,000 +33.33% 26
Midlands -45 57 £56,250 +7.14% 15
West Midlands -30 42 £56,250 +1.20% 9
North West -67 32 £62,500 +30.21% 19
Yorkshire -56 26 £60,000 +41.18% 4
East of England -41 25 £50,000 - 4
Scotland -56 17 £62,000 +55.00% 11
East Midlands -54 11 £43,750 -7.89% 6
Wales -10 6 £35,500 -45.38% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £65,000 - 4
North East - 1 £45,345 - 3

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, IT jobs citing Bitbucket 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 with a requirement for Bitbucket.

1 478 (55.20%) Git (software)
2 452 (52.19%) Agile Software Development
3 433 (50.00%) JIRA
4 333 (38.45%) AWS
5 323 (37.30%) DevOps
6 295 (34.06%) JavaScript
7 279 (32.22%) Jenkins
8 277 (31.99%) Docker
9 270 (31.18%) Java
10 254 (29.33%) Confluence
11 252 (29.10%) HTML
12 250 (28.87%) Linux
13 243 (28.06%) CSS
14 230 (26.56%) Python
15 215 (24.83%) Azure
16 200 (23.09%) Kubernetes
17 192 (22.17%) React
17 192 (22.17%) Social Skills
18 183 (21.13%) Terraform
19 172 (19.86%) Node.js
19 172 (19.86%) SQL
20 166 (19.17%) Atlassian
21 159 (18.36%) AngularJS
22 154 (17.78%) Software Engineering
23 151 (17.44%) Ansible
24 149 (17.21%) GitHub
24 149 (17.21%) Test Automation
25 148 (17.09%) Scrum
26 147 (16.97%) MySQL
27 146 (16.86%) Microservices

Bitbucket
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 254 (29.33%) Confluence
2 51 (5.89%) Elasticsearch
3 45 (5.20%) Apache
4 31 (3.58%) nginx
5 29 (3.35%) CMS
6 25 (2.89%) Apache Spark
7 23 (2.66%) WordPress
8 20 (2.31%) Oracle Coherence
9 15 (1.73%) WebSphere
10 13 (1.50%) IIS
11 11 (1.27%) Apache Solr
12 10 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
12 10 (1.15%) Tomcat
13 9 (1.04%) Umbraco
14 8 (0.92%) Drupal
14 8 (0.92%) EPiServer
14 8 (0.92%) GlassFish
14 8 (0.92%) JBoss
15 6 (0.69%) Moodle
15 6 (0.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (0.81%) Figma
1 7 (0.81%) MS Visio
2 6 (0.69%) Gephi
2 6 (0.69%) Sketch
3 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.23%) InVision
5 2 (0.23%) Simulink
5 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (2.31%) Distributed Ledger
2 16 (1.85%) Shopify
3 13 (1.50%) Sentinel
4 10 (1.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 9 (1.04%) Magento
6 4 (0.46%) Elite 3E
7 2 (0.23%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.12%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 333 (38.45%) AWS
2 215 (24.83%) Azure
3 149 (17.21%) GitHub
4 106 (12.24%) Serverless
5 93 (10.74%) AWS Lambda
6 81 (9.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 79 (9.12%) SaaS
8 67 (7.74%) Amazon EC2
9 64 (7.39%) Amazon S3
10 62 (7.16%) GCP
11 59 (6.81%) IaaS
12 48 (5.54%) PaaS
13 44 (5.08%) Firebase
14 39 (4.50%) AppsFlyer
14 39 (4.50%) Pushwoosh
15 32 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
16 29 (3.35%) Google Play
17 28 (3.23%) OpenShift
18 26 (3.00%) Amazon ECS
19 24 (2.77%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.85%) Firewall
2 29 (3.35%) HTTP
3 27 (3.12%) VPN
4 22 (2.54%) DNS
5 18 (2.08%) WAN
6 15 (1.73%) Internet
7 14 (1.62%) LAN
7 14 (1.62%) SSL
8 13 (1.50%) DMZ
8 13 (1.50%) TCP/IP
9 8 (0.92%) Network Security
10 7 (0.81%) ASN.1
11 6 (0.69%) Ethernet
11 6 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (0.69%) MPLS
12 5 (0.58%) MQTT
12 5 (0.58%) RTP
13 4 (0.46%) OpenVPN
13 4 (0.46%) SMTP
13 4 (0.46%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (16.97%) MySQL
2 90 (10.39%) NoSQL
3 86 (9.93%) SQL Server
4 80 (9.24%) Relational Database
5 71 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
6 62 (7.16%) MongoDB
7 59 (6.81%) Big Data
8 43 (4.97%) Amazon RDS
9 33 (3.81%) Redis
10 32 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
11 31 (3.58%) Hadoop
12 28 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 26 (3.00%) MariaDB
13 26 (3.00%) Oracle Database
14 22 (2.54%) Amazon Aurora
14 22 (2.54%) Azure SQL Database
15 15 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 14 (1.62%) Data Mining
17 13 (1.50%) Data Lake
18 11 (1.27%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 478 (55.20%) Git (software)
2 433 (50.00%) JIRA
3 279 (32.22%) Jenkins
4 99 (11.43%) GitLab
5 80 (9.24%) TeamCity
6 75 (8.66%) Maven
6 75 (8.66%) Mercurial
7 70 (8.08%) Sonatype Nexus
8 59 (6.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 48 (5.54%) Gradle
10 41 (4.73%) SonarQube
10 41 (4.73%) Visual Studio
11 38 (4.39%) JUnit
12 36 (4.16%) Selenium
13 31 (3.58%) IntelliJ
14 30 (3.46%) Artifactory
15 27 (3.12%) Jasmine
16 25 (2.89%) JMeter
17 24 (2.77%) Cypress.io
17 24 (2.77%) Subversion
General
1 192 (22.17%) Social Skills
2 133 (15.36%) Finance
3 89 (10.28%) Banking
4 85 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
5 79 (9.12%) Games
6 42 (4.85%) Retail
7 41 (4.73%) Law
8 32 (3.70%) Marketing
9 27 (3.12%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 24 (2.77%) Billing
11 18 (2.08%) Back Office
12 17 (1.96%) Legal
13 12 (1.39%) Presentation Skills
14 11 (1.27%) Advertising
14 11 (1.27%) Documentation Skills
14 11 (1.27%) Publishing
15 10 (1.15%) Telecoms
16 9 (1.04%) Investment Banking
17 8 (0.92%) Public Speaking
18 5 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 406 (46.88%) Developer
2 142 (16.40%) Senior Developer
3 138 (15.94%) DevOps Engineer
4 79 (9.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 76 (8.78%) Java Developer
6 49 (5.66%) PHP Developer
7 47 (5.43%) Software Engineer
8 42 (4.85%) Architect
8 42 (4.85%) Senior DevOps
9 41 (4.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 40 (4.62%) Cloud Engineer
11 39 (4.50%) Senior Java Developer
12 37 (4.27%) iOS Developer
13 33 (3.81%) Senior iOS Developer
14 32 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
15 28 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
16 27 (3.12%) Android Developer
17 25 (2.89%) React Developer
17 25 (2.89%) Software Developer
18 24 (2.77%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (29.10%) HTML
2 243 (28.06%) CSS
3 192 (22.17%) React
4 172 (19.86%) Node.js
5 159 (18.36%) AngularJS
6 131 (15.13%) REST
7 115 (13.28%) RESTful
8 102 (11.78%) HTML5
9 95 (10.97%) Redux
10 83 (9.58%) Spring
11 77 (8.89%) .NET
12 73 (8.43%) Vue.js
13 72 (8.31%) jQuery
14 68 (7.85%) Web Services
15 67 (7.74%) Kafka
16 60 (6.93%) Sass
17 59 (6.81%) JSON
18 58 (6.70%) React Native
19 56 (6.47%) Spring Boot
20 53 (6.12%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 113 (13.05%) Mobile App
2 73 (8.43%) User Experience
3 50 (5.77%) Self-Motivation
4 46 (5.31%) Greenfield Project
5 39 (4.50%) Public Cloud
6 33 (3.81%) Algorithms
7 27 (3.12%) Cloud Native
8 22 (2.54%) Private Cloud
9 21 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (2.19%) Legacy Systems
11 17 (1.96%) Cyberattack
12 14 (1.62%) Analytical Mindset
13 13 (1.50%) Data Centre
13 13 (1.50%) Data Structures
14 12 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
15 10 (1.15%) Augmented Reality
15 10 (1.15%) NHS
16 8 (0.92%) Digital Media
16 8 (0.92%) W3C
17 7 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 250 (28.87%) Linux
2 123 (14.20%) Windows
3 100 (11.55%) Android
4 67 (7.74%) Apple iOS
5 47 (5.43%) Unix
6 31 (3.58%) Ubuntu
7 23 (2.66%) CentOS
8 15 (1.73%) Windows Server
9 8 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.69%) Solaris
11 5 (0.58%) CoreOS
11 5 (0.58%) zOS
12 4 (0.46%) Amazon Linux
12 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2016
13 2 (0.23%) VMS
13 2 (0.23%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (52.19%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (37.30%) DevOps
3 154 (17.78%) Software Engineering
4 149 (17.21%) Test Automation
5 148 (17.09%) Scrum
6 146 (16.86%) Microservices
7 136 (15.70%) Problem-Solving
8 134 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
9 121 (13.97%) Front End Development
10 105 (12.12%) TDD
11 91 (10.51%) Android Development
12 90 (10.39%) SDLC
13 89 (10.28%) Infrastructure as Code
14 84 (9.70%) Mobile Development
15 81 (9.35%) Web Development
16 77 (8.89%) Machine Learning
17 76 (8.78%) Mobile Application Development
18 73 (8.43%) OO
19 70 (8.08%) Mentoring
20 69 (7.97%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 295 (34.06%) JavaScript
2 270 (31.18%) Java
3 230 (26.56%) Python
4 172 (19.86%) SQL
5 132 (15.24%) PHP
6 110 (12.70%) PowerShell
7 91 (10.51%) TypeScript
8 90 (10.39%) C#
9 67 (7.74%) Bash Shell
10 50 (5.77%) Groovy
11 44 (5.08%) Kotlin
11 44 (5.08%) Shell Script
12 42 (4.85%) Java 8
13 39 (4.50%) ES6
14 37 (4.27%) Apple Swift
15 28 (3.23%) C++
16 23 (2.66%) C
17 19 (2.19%) PHP 7
18 17 (1.96%) T-SQL
19 15 (1.73%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 110 (12.70%) Degree
2 59 (6.81%) Security Cleared
3 43 (4.97%) SC Cleared
4 33 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (2.42%) AWS Certification
6 10 (1.15%) HND
6 10 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
7 9 (1.04%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.92%) MCSE
8 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.69%) CCNA
9 6 (0.69%) CEH
9 6 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.69%) CISSP
9 6 (0.69%) CompTIA Security+
9 6 (0.69%) GIAC
9 6 (0.69%) Linux+ Certification
9 6 (0.69%) Network+ Certification
9 6 (0.69%) SANS
9 6 (0.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (8.78%) QA
2 20 (2.31%) PMO
3 16 (1.85%) Accessibility
4 9 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.92%) GDPR
5 8 (0.92%) ISO 13485
6 7 (0.81%) IEC 62304
7 6 (0.69%) WCAG
8 3 (0.35%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.35%) SLA
9 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.12%) GRC
System Software
1 277 (31.99%) Docker
2 44 (5.08%) Active Directory
3 26 (3.00%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
4 9 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.81%) Ceph
6 6 (0.69%) Apache Flume
6 6 (0.69%) iptables
7 5 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.46%) HDFS
9 3 (0.35%) vSphere
10 2 (0.23%) Varnish
11 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.12%) Firmware
11 1 (0.12%) GlusterFS
11 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.12%) NFS
11 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 200 (23.09%) Kubernetes
2 183 (21.13%) Terraform
3 151 (17.44%) Ansible
4 72 (8.31%) Puppet
5 53 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (2.08%) Packer
7 12 (1.39%) Prometheus
8 11 (1.27%) Kibana
9 9 (1.04%) ZABBIX
10 8 (0.92%) Docker Swarm
11 7 (0.81%) Galera Cluster
11 7 (0.81%) Grafana
11 7 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
12 6 (0.69%) Oozie
13 5 (0.58%) Istio
13 5 (0.58%) Opsgenie
13 5 (0.58%) Salt
14 4 (0.46%) Graylog
14 4 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
14 4 (0.46%) logstash
Vendors
1 166 (19.17%) Atlassian
2 114 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 103 (11.89%) Oracle
4 79 (9.12%) Google
5 51 (5.89%) Splunk
6 25 (2.89%) Solace
7 24 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
8 21 (2.42%) Zend
9 20 (2.31%) IBM
9 20 (2.31%) VMware
10 13 (1.50%) ServiceNow
11 12 (1.39%) Apple
12 11 (1.27%) BT
12 11 (1.27%) MuleSoft
13 10 (1.15%) Adobe
13 10 (1.15%) Red Hat
13 10 (1.15%) Sitecore
14 9 (1.04%) AppDynamics
14 9 (1.04%) WooCommerce
15 8 (0.92%) Veracode