Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bitbucket
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 387 350 377
Rank change year-on-year -37 +27 +125
Permanent jobs citing Bitbucket 1,067 528 1,030
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.83% 0.83% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.23% 4.02% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 586 458 773
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £32,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £48,000 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £94,375 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £57,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -7.89% +17.53% +2.11%

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 25,223 13,125 24,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.70% 20.74% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15,219 10,937 19,352
10th Percentile £37,497 £35,000 £33,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 23 January 2022.

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 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -48 920 £60,000 - 160
London +9 502 £75,000 +3.45% 81
UK excluding London -112 446 £52,500 -7.89% 88
Work from Home -90 241 £60,000 +9.09% 29
North of England -86 125 £55,000 +10.00% 23
South East -83 110 £52,500 -8.70% 16
Midlands -91 74 £52,500 -8.70% 17
South West -13 69 £47,500 -20.83% 12
Yorkshire -49 62 £57,500 +0.88% 5
West Midlands -89 57 £52,500 -8.70% 8
North West -73 55 £57,500 +18.56% 10
Scotland -49 40 £57,500 -8.00% 11
East of England -86 23 £55,000 +4.76% 9
East Midlands -48 17 £45,000 +2.86% 9
North East -44 8 £45,000 -21.74% 8
Northern Ireland - 4 £67,500 -
Wales -57 2 £55,500 +35.37%

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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.

1 618 (57.92%) Agile Software Development
2 600 (56.23%) Git (software)
3 464 (43.49%) JIRA
3 464 (43.49%) AWS
4 445 (41.71%) DevOps
5 416 (38.99%) Java
6 410 (38.43%) CI/CD
7 370 (34.68%) JavaScript
8 366 (34.30%) Jenkins
9 328 (30.74%) Docker
10 324 (30.37%) Python
11 306 (28.68%) Linux
12 275 (25.77%) Confluence
13 270 (25.30%) HTML
14 267 (25.02%) Software Engineering
15 264 (24.74%) Test Automation
16 251 (23.52%) MySQL
17 248 (23.24%) Azure
18 245 (22.96%) CSS
18 245 (22.96%) Scrum
18 245 (22.96%) Social Skills
19 240 (22.49%) React
20 230 (21.56%) Kubernetes
20 230 (21.56%) GitHub
21 222 (20.81%) Node.js
22 219 (20.52%) Terraform
23 209 (19.59%) Finance
24 207 (19.40%) SQL
25 198 (18.56%) Full Stack Development
26 197 (18.46%) 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
1 275 (25.77%) Confluence
2 75 (7.03%) Apache
3 55 (5.15%) CMS
4 38 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
5 30 (2.81%) Apache Spark
5 30 (2.81%) Drupal
6 29 (2.72%) WordPress
7 25 (2.34%) IIS
8 21 (1.97%) SharePoint
9 19 (1.78%) Apache Airflow
9 19 (1.78%) Jetty
10 16 (1.50%) SAS
11 15 (1.41%) Luigi
12 11 (1.03%) Tomcat
13 10 (0.94%) nginx
14 9 (0.84%) Apache Solr
14 9 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
15 7 (0.66%) Umbraco
16 5 (0.47%) Gunicorn
16 5 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (0.66%) Sketch
2 6 (0.56%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.47%) Adobe XD
3 5 (0.47%) Simulink
4 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.28%) InVision
5 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.094%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.094%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.094%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 25 (2.34%) Magento
2 21 (1.97%) Oracle ERP
3 16 (1.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 13 (1.22%) Shopify
5 9 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.28%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 2 (0.19%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.19%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.19%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.094%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.094%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.094%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.094%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 464 (43.49%) AWS
2 248 (23.24%) Azure
3 230 (21.56%) GitHub
4 158 (14.81%) Serverless
5 157 (14.71%) GCP
6 136 (12.75%) AWS Lambda
7 113 (10.59%) Amazon EC2
8 107 (10.03%) Amazon S3
9 98 (9.18%) SaaS
10 81 (7.59%) AWS CloudFormation
11 72 (6.75%) Amazon SQS
12 64 (6.00%) OpenShift
13 46 (4.31%) Amazon Kinesis
14 38 (3.56%) Firebase
15 37 (3.47%) IaaS
15 37 (3.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 36 (3.37%) Amazon ECS
16 36 (3.37%) Google Play
17 35 (3.28%) PaaS
18 33 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (5.34%) HTTP
2 41 (3.84%) DNS
3 32 (3.00%) Firewall
4 17 (1.59%) SSH
5 14 (1.31%) MQTT
5 14 (1.31%) TCP/IP
6 13 (1.22%) PPP
7 7 (0.66%) NFC
8 5 (0.47%) WAN
9 4 (0.37%) Broadband
9 4 (0.37%) NAS
9 4 (0.37%) SAN
10 3 (0.28%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.28%) Software-Defined Radio
10 3 (0.28%) Tactical Data Link
10 3 (0.28%) tcpdump
11 2 (0.19%) DMZ
11 2 (0.19%) Internet
11 2 (0.19%) LAN
11 2 (0.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (23.52%) MySQL
2 106 (9.93%) NoSQL
3 102 (9.56%) SQL Server
4 101 (9.47%) Relational Database
5 92 (8.62%) MongoDB
6 86 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
7 79 (7.40%) Amazon RDS
8 69 (6.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 53 (4.97%) Redis
10 44 (4.12%) Amazon Aurora
10 44 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
11 43 (4.03%) Hadoop
12 41 (3.84%) Big Data
13 34 (3.19%) Amazon Redshift
14 27 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
15 21 (1.97%) RDBMS
16 20 (1.87%) Power BI
17 19 (1.78%) Apache Hive
18 18 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
19 17 (1.59%) Impala
Development Applications
1 600 (56.23%) Git (software)
2 464 (43.49%) JIRA
3 366 (34.30%) Jenkins
4 123 (11.53%) GitLab
4 123 (11.53%) Maven
5 102 (9.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 76 (7.12%) JUnit
7 69 (6.47%) Gradle
8 68 (6.37%) Mercurial
9 57 (5.34%) Artifactory
10 56 (5.25%) Selenium
10 56 (5.25%) webpack
11 51 (4.78%) Sonatype Nexus
12 50 (4.69%) Cucumber
13 48 (4.50%) SonarQube
13 48 (4.50%) TeamCity
14 36 (3.37%) Ant
15 32 (3.00%) PHPUnit
16 30 (2.81%) Cypress.io
16 30 (2.81%) WebDriver
General
1 245 (22.96%) Social Skills
2 209 (19.59%) Finance
3 123 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
4 100 (9.37%) Games
5 92 (8.62%) Marketing
6 63 (5.90%) Banking
7 60 (5.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 55 (5.15%) Retail
9 47 (4.40%) Law
10 24 (2.25%) Legal
11 20 (1.87%) Public Sector
12 18 (1.69%) Investment Banking
13 13 (1.22%) Publishing
14 11 (1.03%) Presentation Skills
14 11 (1.03%) Retail Banking
15 9 (0.84%) Telecoms
16 8 (0.75%) Military
17 7 (0.66%) Advertising
17 7 (0.66%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.66%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 476 (44.61%) Developer
2 186 (17.43%) Senior Developer
3 165 (15.46%) DevOps Engineer
4 133 (12.46%) Software Engineer
5 107 (10.03%) Java Developer
6 56 (5.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 55 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
8 52 (4.87%) Full Stack Developer
9 48 (4.50%) Architect
10 42 (3.94%) PHP Developer
11 39 (3.66%) Web Developer
12 37 (3.47%) Android Developer
12 37 (3.47%) AWS Engineer
13 35 (3.28%) Senior Software Engineer
13 35 (3.28%) Software Developer
14 34 (3.19%) Senior Android Developer
15 31 (2.91%) Cloud Engineer
16 27 (2.53%) Backend Developer
16 27 (2.53%) Java Engineer
17 26 (2.44%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (25.30%) HTML
2 245 (22.96%) CSS
3 240 (22.49%) React
4 222 (20.81%) Node.js
5 191 (17.90%) REST
6 147 (13.78%) AngularJS
7 126 (11.81%) HTML5
8 119 (11.15%) XML
9 111 (10.40%) .NET
9 111 (10.40%) jQuery
10 103 (9.65%) RESTful
11 92 (8.62%) Kafka
11 92 (8.62%) Spring
12 91 (8.53%) JSON
13 82 (7.69%) Web Services
14 80 (7.50%) Spring Boot
15 70 (6.56%) Vue.js
16 68 (6.37%) SOAP
17 56 (5.25%) Laravel
18 55 (5.15%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 153 (14.34%) User Experience
2 95 (8.90%) Mobile App
3 63 (5.90%) Self-Motivation
4 40 (3.75%) Cloud Native
5 39 (3.66%) Public Cloud
6 37 (3.47%) Private Cloud
7 36 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
8 34 (3.19%) Virtual Team
9 30 (2.81%) Algorithms
10 28 (2.62%) Greenfield Project
11 27 (2.53%) Data Structures
12 26 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
13 22 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 20 (1.87%) Online Games
15 17 (1.59%) Replication
16 14 (1.31%) W3C
17 11 (1.03%) Legacy Code
18 10 (0.94%) Management Information System
18 10 (0.94%) Smart City
18 10 (0.94%) Web3
Operating Systems
1 306 (28.68%) Linux
2 149 (13.96%) Windows
3 97 (9.09%) Unix
4 95 (8.90%) Android
5 65 (6.09%) Apple iOS
6 53 (4.97%) Windows Server
7 50 (4.69%) Ubuntu
8 13 (1.22%) Debian
9 10 (0.94%) CentOS
9 10 (0.94%) CoreOS
9 10 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
9 10 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.84%) Windows Server 2016
11 7 (0.66%) Windows Server 2019
11 7 (0.66%) zOS
12 5 (0.47%) DC/OS
12 5 (0.47%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.47%) OpenWrt
13 2 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (57.92%) Agile Software Development
2 445 (41.71%) DevOps
3 410 (38.43%) CI/CD
4 267 (25.02%) Software Engineering
5 264 (24.74%) Test Automation
6 245 (22.96%) Scrum
7 198 (18.56%) Full Stack Development
8 197 (18.46%) Microservices
9 170 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
9 170 (15.93%) Problem-Solving
10 155 (14.53%) TDD
11 130 (12.18%) Kanban
12 125 (11.72%) Analytics
13 118 (11.06%) Continuous Improvement
14 117 (10.97%) SDLC
15 116 (10.87%) Mentoring
16 107 (10.03%) OO
17 102 (9.56%) Computer Science
18 100 (9.37%) Configuration Management
19 97 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 416 (38.99%) Java
2 370 (34.68%) JavaScript
3 324 (30.37%) Python
4 207 (19.40%) SQL
5 164 (15.37%) PHP
6 149 (13.96%) C#
7 105 (9.84%) TypeScript
8 97 (9.09%) PowerShell
9 81 (7.59%) Kotlin
10 74 (6.94%) C++
11 52 (4.87%) Bash
12 49 (4.59%) C
13 40 (3.75%) Shell Script
14 39 (3.66%) Groovy
15 38 (3.56%) Scala
16 35 (3.28%) Apple Swift
17 33 (3.09%) Ruby
18 30 (2.81%) Go
19 22 (2.06%) R
20 21 (1.97%) ES6
Qualifications
1 162 (15.18%) Degree
2 79 (7.40%) Security Cleared
3 70 (6.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 55 (5.15%) SC Cleared
5 34 (3.19%) AWS Certification
6 14 (1.31%) Master's Degree
7 12 (1.12%) DV Cleared
8 11 (1.03%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
10 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.37%) OCPJP
12 4 (0.37%) Sun Certification
12 4 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
13 3 (0.28%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.19%) HND
14 2 (0.19%) OCP
14 2 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (12.18%) QA
2 33 (3.09%) Accessibility
3 15 (1.41%) SLA
4 11 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.66%) GDPR
6 6 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.47%) WCAG
8 4 (0.37%) IEC 62304
8 4 (0.37%) ISO 13485
9 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 14443
10 1 (0.094%) Data Quality
System Software
1 328 (30.74%) Docker
2 31 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.06%) Active Directory
4 20 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (1.31%) HDFS
6 5 (0.47%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.37%) Firmware
7 4 (0.37%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.19%) Varnish
9 2 (0.19%) vSphere
10 1 (0.094%) iptables
10 1 (0.094%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 230 (21.56%) Kubernetes
2 219 (20.52%) Terraform
3 181 (16.96%) Ansible
4 95 (8.90%) Puppet
5 75 (7.03%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (1.97%) Nagios
7 16 (1.50%) Grafana
7 16 (1.50%) Prometheus
8 13 (1.22%) Istio
9 11 (1.03%) ZABBIX
10 10 (0.94%) Kibana
11 8 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
11 8 (0.75%) Opsgenie
12 7 (0.66%) Consul
12 7 (0.66%) ITRS Geneos
12 7 (0.66%) Packer
13 4 (0.37%) Apache Brooklyn
13 4 (0.37%) Control-M
13 4 (0.37%) Marathon
13 4 (0.37%) Mesos
Vendors
1 124 (11.62%) Atlassian
2 110 (10.31%) Oracle
3 104 (9.75%) Google
4 101 (9.47%) Microsoft
5 48 (4.50%) VMware
6 42 (3.94%) Splunk
7 40 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
8 25 (2.34%) Adobe
9 23 (2.16%) Dynatrace
10 22 (2.06%) Informatica
11 20 (1.87%) Red Hat
12 19 (1.78%) Talend
12 19 (1.78%) Zend
13 16 (1.50%) AppDynamics
13 16 (1.50%) ServiceNow
14 15 (1.41%) New Relic
15 12 (1.12%) Sonatype
16 11 (1.03%) LexisNexis
17 10 (0.94%) Apple
17 10 (0.94%) PagerDuty