Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bitbucket
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 385 363 380
Rank change year-on-year -22 +17 +118
Permanent jobs citing Bitbucket 1,001 379 1,157
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.80% 0.79% 0.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.87% 3.77% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 573 325 944
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,400 £32,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 25,886 10,056 26,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.78% 20.97% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15,943 8,362 20,820
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -24 906 £60,000 - 205
London 0 494 £70,000 - 87
UK excluding London -98 407 £52,500 - 131
Work from Home -106 215 £67,500 +12.50% 40
South East -94 132 £50,000 -13.04% 25
North of England -116 93 £55,000 +10.00% 37
Midlands -84 79 £52,500 +2.94% 26
West Midlands -69 66 £65,000 +27.45% 21
South West -46 64 £47,500 +5.56% 16
Yorkshire -71 53 £60,000 +20.00% 6
North West -89 37 £50,000 +11.11% 12
East of England -103 20 £66,500 +26.67% 13
Scotland -85 19 £62,000 +7.83% 8
East Midlands -69 13 £47,500 -29.63% 5
Wales -46 4 £43,750 -7.89% 5
North East -47 3 £46,422 -22.63% 19
Northern Ireland - 1 £65,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 558 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
2 525 (52.45%) Git (software)
3 494 (49.35%) JIRA
4 409 (40.86%) AWS
5 371 (37.06%) DevOps
6 354 (35.36%) Java
7 343 (34.27%) JavaScript
8 327 (32.67%) Jenkins
9 298 (29.77%) Docker
10 287 (28.67%) Confluence
11 286 (28.57%) Python
12 276 (27.57%) Linux
13 267 (26.67%) HTML
14 247 (24.68%) CSS
15 236 (23.58%) Azure
16 229 (22.88%) Social Skills
17 223 (22.28%) MySQL
18 222 (22.18%) Terraform
19 220 (21.98%) Test Automation
20 210 (20.98%) Software Engineering
20 210 (20.98%) GitHub
21 206 (20.58%) Node.js
22 196 (19.58%) React
23 194 (19.38%) Scrum
23 194 (19.38%) Problem-Solving
24 189 (18.88%) Kubernetes
25 188 (18.78%) SQL
26 186 (18.58%) REST
27 181 (18.08%) Atlassian
28 179 (17.88%) 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
1 287 (28.67%) Confluence
2 53 (5.29%) Apache
3 51 (5.09%) Elasticsearch
4 50 (5.00%) CMS
5 31 (3.10%) WordPress
6 27 (2.70%) Apache Spark
7 25 (2.50%) nginx
8 23 (2.30%) Drupal
9 20 (2.00%) Oracle Coherence
10 17 (1.70%) SharePoint
11 12 (1.20%) IIS
12 11 (1.10%) WebSphere
13 9 (0.90%) Apache Solr
13 9 (0.90%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
14 8 (0.80%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.70%) EPiServer
15 7 (0.70%) JBoss
16 6 (0.60%) Apache Airflow
16 6 (0.60%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (0.90%) MS Visio
2 8 (0.80%) Figma
3 7 (0.70%) Sketch
4 6 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (0.40%) InVision
5 4 (0.40%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.20%) Simulink
6 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.100%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.100%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (2.00%) Distributed Ledger
2 19 (1.90%) Shopify
3 17 (1.70%) Magento
4 16 (1.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 10 (1.00%) Sentinel
6 8 (0.80%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 2 (0.20%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.20%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.20%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.100%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 409 (40.86%) AWS
2 236 (23.58%) Azure
3 210 (20.98%) GitHub
4 151 (15.08%) Serverless
5 137 (13.69%) AWS Lambda
6 102 (10.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 85 (8.49%) Amazon EC2
7 85 (8.49%) SaaS
8 84 (8.39%) Amazon S3
9 80 (7.99%) GCP
10 50 (5.00%) Firebase
11 48 (4.80%) IaaS
12 44 (4.40%) OpenShift
13 42 (4.20%) Amazon SQS
14 40 (4.00%) AppsFlyer
14 40 (4.00%) Pushwoosh
15 39 (3.90%) PaaS
16 37 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 35 (3.50%) Amazon Kinesis
18 32 (3.20%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 51 (5.09%) HTTP
2 42 (4.20%) DNS
3 27 (2.70%) Firewall
4 15 (1.50%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.40%) WAN
6 12 (1.20%) Internet
7 11 (1.10%) VPN
8 10 (1.00%) LAN
9 9 (0.90%) MQTT
10 8 (0.80%) Network Security
11 7 (0.70%) ASN.1
12 6 (0.60%) RTP
13 5 (0.50%) NFC
13 5 (0.50%) PPP
13 5 (0.50%) SSH
13 5 (0.50%) SSL
14 4 (0.40%) Broadband
14 4 (0.40%) SD-WAN
14 4 (0.40%) SMTP
15 3 (0.30%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (22.28%) MySQL
2 106 (10.59%) NoSQL
2 106 (10.59%) Relational Database
3 89 (8.89%) SQL Server
4 74 (7.39%) PostgreSQL
5 73 (7.29%) MongoDB
6 64 (6.39%) Big Data
7 58 (5.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 58 (5.79%) Amazon RDS
8 48 (4.80%) Hadoop
9 33 (3.30%) Oracle Database
10 31 (3.10%) Redis
11 30 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (2.10%) Amazon Aurora
13 14 (1.40%) MariaDB
14 13 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
15 12 (1.20%) RDBMS
16 11 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (1.00%) HSQLDB
18 9 (0.90%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 525 (52.45%) Git (software)
2 494 (49.35%) JIRA
3 327 (32.67%) Jenkins
4 123 (12.29%) GitLab
5 88 (8.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 81 (8.09%) Maven
6 81 (8.09%) TeamCity
7 70 (6.99%) Mercurial
7 70 (6.99%) Sonatype Nexus
8 57 (5.69%) Selenium
9 52 (5.19%) SonarQube
10 44 (4.40%) JUnit
11 42 (4.20%) Gradle
11 42 (4.20%) JMeter
12 39 (3.90%) Cucumber
13 37 (3.70%) Jasmine
14 36 (3.60%) webpack
15 35 (3.50%) Cypress.io
15 35 (3.50%) IntelliJ
15 35 (3.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 229 (22.88%) Social Skills
2 143 (14.29%) Finance
3 118 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
4 105 (10.49%) Games
5 104 (10.39%) Banking
6 82 (8.19%) Marketing
7 49 (4.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 44 (4.40%) Law
9 43 (4.30%) Retail
10 19 (1.90%) Legal
10 19 (1.90%) Publishing
11 17 (1.70%) Investment Banking
12 14 (1.40%) Back Office
13 11 (1.10%) Advertising
13 11 (1.10%) Billing
14 10 (1.00%) Telecoms
15 9 (0.90%) Documentation Skills
15 9 (0.90%) Private Banking
16 6 (0.60%) Presentation Skills
16 6 (0.60%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 461 (46.05%) Developer
2 175 (17.48%) Senior Developer
3 166 (16.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 91 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 78 (7.79%) Software Engineer
6 72 (7.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 54 (5.39%) PHP Developer
8 52 (5.19%) AWS Engineer
9 47 (4.70%) Architect
10 45 (4.50%) Senior Java Developer
11 39 (3.90%) Cloud Engineer
12 37 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
13 36 (3.60%) iOS Developer
14 32 (3.20%) Android Developer
14 32 (3.20%) Software Developer
15 31 (3.10%) Senior iOS Developer
16 28 (2.80%) QA Engineer
16 28 (2.80%) Senior Android Developer
17 27 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
18 26 (2.60%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (26.67%) HTML
2 247 (24.68%) CSS
3 206 (20.58%) Node.js
4 196 (19.58%) React
5 186 (18.58%) REST
6 169 (16.88%) AngularJS
7 122 (12.19%) RESTful
8 113 (11.29%) HTML5
9 90 (8.99%) Vue.js
10 89 (8.89%) Kafka
10 89 (8.89%) Web Services
11 86 (8.59%) jQuery
12 85 (8.49%) .NET
13 81 (8.09%) Spring
14 80 (7.99%) JSON
15 64 (6.39%) Sass
16 61 (6.09%) XML
17 59 (5.89%) Laravel
17 59 (5.89%) Redux
17 59 (5.89%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 98 (9.79%) Mobile App
2 96 (9.59%) User Experience
3 50 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 42 (4.20%) Public Cloud
5 41 (4.10%) Cloud Native
6 40 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
7 37 (3.70%) Algorithms
8 31 (3.10%) Private Cloud
9 24 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (2.30%) Data Structures
11 21 (2.10%) W3C
12 20 (2.00%) Cyberattack
13 15 (1.50%) Legacy Systems
14 12 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
15 11 (1.10%) Data Centre
15 11 (1.10%) Online Games
15 11 (1.10%) Virtual Team
16 10 (1.00%) Augmented Reality
16 10 (1.00%) CMDB
16 10 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 276 (27.57%) Linux
2 146 (14.59%) Windows
3 91 (9.09%) Android
4 59 (5.89%) Unix
5 56 (5.59%) Apple iOS
6 35 (3.50%) Ubuntu
7 28 (2.80%) Windows Server
8 16 (1.60%) CentOS
9 8 (0.80%) CoreOS
9 8 (0.80%) Solaris
9 8 (0.80%) zOS
10 5 (0.50%) Debian
10 5 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.40%) Amazon Linux
11 4 (0.40%) DC/OS
12 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.20%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.100%) Alpine Linux
13 1 (0.100%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 558 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
2 371 (37.06%) DevOps
3 220 (21.98%) Test Automation
4 210 (20.98%) Software Engineering
5 194 (19.38%) Problem-Solving
5 194 (19.38%) Scrum
6 179 (17.88%) Microservices
7 169 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
8 133 (13.29%) Full Stack Development
9 115 (11.49%) TDD
10 112 (11.19%) Front End Development
11 105 (10.49%) Infrastructure as Code
12 102 (10.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 101 (10.09%) SDLC
14 89 (8.89%) Web Development
15 88 (8.79%) OOP
16 87 (8.69%) Computer Science
17 84 (8.39%) OO
18 82 (8.19%) Android Development
19 81 (8.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 354 (35.36%) Java
2 343 (34.27%) JavaScript
3 286 (28.57%) Python
4 188 (18.78%) SQL
5 165 (16.48%) PHP
6 127 (12.69%) C#
7 93 (9.29%) PowerShell
8 91 (9.09%) TypeScript
9 62 (6.19%) Bash Shell
10 61 (6.09%) Shell Script
11 53 (5.29%) C++
11 53 (5.29%) Kotlin
12 48 (4.80%) Groovy
13 38 (3.80%) ES6
14 37 (3.70%) Apple Swift
15 34 (3.40%) Java 8
16 31 (3.10%) C
17 28 (2.80%) Scala
18 27 (2.70%) Ruby
19 22 (2.20%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 135 (13.49%) Degree
2 62 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 53 (5.29%) SC Cleared
4 48 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (2.50%) AWS Certification
6 11 (1.10%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.70%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.70%) PhD
8 6 (0.60%) DBS Check
8 6 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
9 4 (0.40%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.40%) HND
9 4 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.30%) OCP
10 3 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.100%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.100%) MCSE
12 1 (0.100%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.100%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (9.09%) QA
2 37 (3.70%) Accessibility
3 20 (2.00%) PMO
4 10 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.70%) IEC 62304
5 7 (0.70%) ISO 13485
5 7 (0.70%) WCAG
6 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.20%) GDPR
6 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 298 (29.77%) Docker
2 42 (4.20%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.60%) Ceph
5 6 (0.60%) iptables
5 6 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (0.40%) HDFS
7 4 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.20%) Varnish
8 2 (0.20%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.20%) vSphere
9 1 (0.100%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.100%) Firmware
9 1 (0.100%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.100%) NFS
Systems Management
1 222 (22.18%) Terraform
2 189 (18.88%) Kubernetes
3 173 (17.28%) Ansible
4 75 (7.49%) Puppet
5 65 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (1.60%) Packer
7 14 (1.40%) Grafana
8 13 (1.30%) Prometheus
9 11 (1.10%) Istio
10 10 (1.00%) Kibana
11 9 (0.90%) ITRS Geneos
11 9 (0.90%) Nagios
12 8 (0.80%) Opsgenie
13 7 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
13 7 (0.70%) ZABBIX
14 6 (0.60%) Galera Cluster
15 5 (0.50%) Consul
15 5 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
15 5 (0.50%) HP ALM
15 5 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 181 (18.08%) Atlassian
2 141 (14.09%) Oracle
3 133 (13.29%) Microsoft
4 95 (9.49%) Google
5 44 (4.40%) Splunk
6 34 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
7 31 (3.10%) VMware
8 22 (2.20%) ServiceNow
8 22 (2.20%) Solace
9 18 (1.80%) Zend
10 16 (1.60%) IBM
10 16 (1.60%) LexisNexis
11 13 (1.30%) Apple
12 12 (1.20%) MuleSoft
13 10 (1.00%) Cisco
13 10 (1.00%) New Relic
13 10 (1.00%) Red Hat
13 10 (1.00%) Talend
14 9 (0.90%) Adobe
14 9 (0.90%) Mapbox