The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 123 192
Rank change year-on-year +35 +69  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2966 2566 1964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.37% 2.61% 1.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.10% 14.41% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2294 2217 1581
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

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

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18419 17810 18603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.94% 18.09% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15182 15441 15595
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing JIRA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in the UK

JIRA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA.

Salary trend for JIRA in the UK

JIRA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA in the UK

JIRA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 2816 £50,000 - 443
London +16 1423 £60,000 +4.34% 208
South East +60 435 £45,000 +2.27% 63
South West +44 224 £45,000 +5.88% 21
City of London +21 216 £62,500 +8.69% 49
North West +4 210 £41,500 -2.35% 58
East of England +18 204 £45,000 -22.41% 21
Yorkshire -1 169 £37,500 - 25
Manchester +1 150 £42,500 -6.59% 32
Berkshire +43 97 £48,750 -2.50% 14
Gloucestershire +16 86 £46,000 -8.00% 8
West Midlands -9 83 £41,500 +18.57% 35
Hampshire -7 81 £40,000 -5.88% 15
West Yorkshire +1 80 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Hertfordshire +17 79 £44,500 -31.53% 6
Leeds -2 75 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Cambridgeshire +11 69 £50,000 -12.28% 8
Scotland +4 65 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Bristol +31 63 £47,500 -3.06% 7
East Sussex +47 61 £42,500 -5.55% 6
West Sussex +44 54 £34,000 -15.00% 2
North Yorkshire +12 54 £32,000 -8.57% 6
Brighton +52 53 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Cambridge -1 53 £52,500 -9.48% 6
Cheshire 0 51 £35,000 -6.66% 14
Reading +34 50 £50,000 +8.10% 5
Surrey +39 49 £52,500 +31.25% 11
Oxfordshire -4 46 £50,000 -4.76% 8
Cheltenham +35 45 £47,500 -9.52%
East Midlands +30 44 £50,000 +18.79% 8

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for JIRA.

1 3702 (69.85%) Agile Software Development
2 1920 (36.23%) Java
3 1736 (32.75%) Scrum
4 1648 (31.09%) SQL
5 1590 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 1478 (27.89%) Finance
7 1422 (26.83%) Confluence
8 1308 (24.68%) Test Automation
9 1278 (24.11%) JavaScript
10 1190 (22.45%) Linux
11 1082 (20.42%) TDD
12 1054 (19.89%) Jenkins
13 1017 (19.19%) HTML
14 977 (18.43%) Selenium
15 961 (18.13%) QA
16 935 (17.64%) Continuous Integration
17 918 (17.32%) SQL Server
18 895 (16.89%) C#
19 849 (16.02%) Degree
20 844 (15.92%) CSS
21 833 (15.72%) DevOps
22 800 (15.09%) .NET
23 799 (15.08%) BDD
24 764 (14.42%) SDLC
25 735 (13.87%) Web Services
26 732 (13.81%) Amazon AWS
27 731 (13.79%) Python
28 720 (13.58%) Windows
29 718 (13.55%) Oracle
30 715 (13.49%) MVC

JIRA
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 1422 (26.83%) Confluence
2 311 (5.87%) Tomcat
3 305 (5.75%) Apache
4 233 (4.40%) CMS
5 194 (3.66%) JBoss
6 124 (2.34%) IIS
7 112 (2.11%) SharePoint
8 96 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
9 93 (1.75%) Mule
9 93 (1.75%) WebSphere
10 81 (1.53%) Apache Solr
11 79 (1.49%) Mule ESB
12 78 (1.47%) nginx
13 72 (1.36%) WebLogic
14 69 (1.30%) Apache Spark
15 66 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 50 (0.94%) Umbraco
17 47 (0.89%) OpenStack
17 47 (0.89%) WordPress
18 45 (0.85%) Jetty
Applications
1 202 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 126 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
3 104 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
4 96 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 83 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 33 (0.62%) Photoshop
7 17 (0.32%) HipChat
8 7 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.13%) Campfire
9 6 (0.11%) Mingle
10 5 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.075%) FrameMaker
12 3 (0.057%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.057%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.038%) InVision
13 2 (0.038%) Simulink
14 1 (0.019%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.019%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.019%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.019%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 157 (2.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 46 (0.87%) SAP Hybris
3 39 (0.74%) Magento
4 36 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
5 28 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
6 18 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
7 15 (0.28%) Sonata
8 12 (0.23%) Markit EDM
8 12 (0.23%) thinkFolio
9 11 (0.21%) iTrent
9 11 (0.21%) ResourceLink
10 7 (0.13%) Global One
10 7 (0.13%) Shopify
11 6 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
11 6 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
12 5 (0.094%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (0.094%) WebTrends
13 4 (0.075%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 4 (0.075%) Unica
13 4 (0.075%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 732 (13.81%) Amazon AWS
2 366 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 292 (5.51%) SaaS
4 258 (4.87%) GitHub
5 154 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
6 83 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 83 (1.57%) PaaS
7 75 (1.42%) IaaS
8 64 (1.21%) Google Analytics
9 50 (0.94%) CloudBees
10 49 (0.92%) Trello
11 47 (0.89%) Amazon S3
12 46 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
13 45 (0.85%) Slack
14 42 (0.79%) Office 365
15 30 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
16 29 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 29 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
17 27 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 25 (0.47%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 159 (3.00%) HTTP
2 135 (2.55%) Internet
3 84 (1.58%) TCP/IP
4 76 (1.43%) Firewall
5 69 (1.30%) DNS
6 53 (1.00%) Ethernet
7 39 (0.74%) LDAP
8 35 (0.66%) VPN
9 32 (0.60%) LAN
10 29 (0.55%) Intranet
10 29 (0.55%) SSL
10 29 (0.55%) WAN
11 25 (0.47%) DHCP
12 20 (0.38%) SSH
13 18 (0.34%) VoIP
13 18 (0.34%) Wireless
14 17 (0.32%) FTP
15 16 (0.30%) SMTP
16 15 (0.28%) SNMP
17 13 (0.25%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 918 (17.32%) SQL Server
2 491 (9.26%) MySQL
3 314 (5.92%) NoSQL
4 275 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 269 (5.08%) MongoDB
6 217 (4.09%) Big Data
7 199 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 195 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 138 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
10 137 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 120 (2.26%) Hadoop
12 116 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
13 102 (1.92%) Oracle Database
14 81 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 78 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
16 70 (1.32%) Redis
17 69 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
18 61 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 57 (1.08%) RDBMS
20 50 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1590 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 1054 (19.89%) Jenkins
3 977 (18.43%) Selenium
4 589 (11.11%) Subversion
5 516 (9.74%) Cucumber
6 472 (8.91%) JUnit
7 435 (8.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 433 (8.17%) TeamCity
9 383 (7.23%) Maven
10 339 (6.40%) WebDriver
11 308 (5.81%) Bitbucket
12 305 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
13 284 (5.36%) Visual Studio
14 243 (4.58%) JMeter
15 169 (3.19%) Eclipse
15 169 (3.19%) IntelliJ
16 158 (2.98%) SoapUI
17 156 (2.94%) HP UFT
18 155 (2.92%) Hudson
19 138 (2.60%) NUnit
General
1 1478 (27.89%) Finance
2 489 (9.23%) Retail
3 438 (8.26%) Banking
4 363 (6.85%) Marketing
5 232 (4.38%) Investment Banking
5 232 (4.38%) Telecoms
6 210 (3.96%) Manufacturing
7 205 (3.87%) Electronics
8 107 (2.02%) Games
9 99 (1.87%) Retail Banking
10 87 (1.64%) Advertising
11 85 (1.60%) Publishing
12 82 (1.55%) Back Office
13 72 (1.36%) Front Office
14 68 (1.28%) Legal
15 67 (1.26%) Financial Institution
16 37 (0.70%) Law
17 27 (0.51%) Automotive
18 19 (0.36%) Private Banking
19 18 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1816 (34.26%) Developer
2 880 (16.60%) Analyst
3 620 (11.70%) Java Developer
4 341 (6.43%) Test Analyst
5 335 (6.32%) Tester
6 328 (6.19%) Project Manager
7 308 (5.81%) Senior Developer
8 303 (5.72%) Business Analyst
9 264 (4.98%) .NET Developer
10 243 (4.58%) Test Engineer
11 237 (4.47%) Software Engineer
12 211 (3.98%) C# Developer
13 208 (3.92%) Software Developer
14 197 (3.72%) DevOps Engineer
15 188 (3.55%) QA Engineer
16 174 (3.28%) Java Engineer
17 144 (2.72%) QA Tester
18 140 (2.64%) Consultant
18 140 (2.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 135 (2.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1017 (19.19%) HTML
2 844 (15.92%) CSS
3 800 (15.09%) .NET
4 735 (13.87%) Web Services
5 639 (12.06%) AngularJS
6 621 (11.72%) XML
7 606 (11.43%) Spring
8 513 (9.68%) REST
9 439 (8.28%) JSON
10 433 (8.17%) HTML5
11 422 (7.96%) jQuery
12 416 (7.85%) SOAP
13 398 (7.51%) ASP.NET
14 396 (7.47%) RESTful
15 365 (6.89%) Hibernate
16 314 (5.92%) Node.js
17 237 (4.47%) CSS3
18 233 (4.40%) .NET Framework
19 225 (4.25%) ASP.NET MVC
20 202 (3.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 449 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 427 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 351 (6.62%) User Experience
4 233 (4.40%) Fintech
5 227 (4.28%) Mobile App
6 162 (3.06%) Greenfield Project
7 116 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 114 (2.15%) Management Information System
9 107 (2.02%) iPad
10 101 (1.91%) Linux Command Line
11 81 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 74 (1.40%) Fixed Income
13 73 (1.38%) Virtual Team
14 72 (1.36%) Data Structures
14 72 (1.36%) Wiki
15 70 (1.32%) Algorithms
15 70 (1.32%) Equities
16 68 (1.28%) Client/Server
17 63 (1.19%) Derivative
18 47 (0.89%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1190 (22.45%) Linux
2 720 (13.58%) Windows
3 452 (8.53%) Unix
4 254 (4.79%) Android
5 238 (4.49%) Apple iOS
6 123 (2.32%) Windows Server
7 106 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 66 (1.25%) CentOS
9 56 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 54 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
11 51 (0.96%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 50 (0.94%) CoreOS
13 41 (0.77%) Windows 7
14 31 (0.58%) Mac OS X
15 28 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
16 25 (0.47%) Ubuntu
16 25 (0.47%) Windows 10
17 22 (0.42%) Mac OS
18 18 (0.34%) Debian
19 12 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3702 (69.85%) Agile Software Development
2 1736 (32.75%) Scrum
3 1308 (24.68%) Test Automation
4 1082 (20.42%) TDD
5 935 (17.64%) Continuous Integration
6 833 (15.72%) DevOps
7 799 (15.08%) BDD
8 764 (14.42%) SDLC
9 715 (13.49%) MVC
10 647 (12.21%) Kanban
10 647 (12.21%) OO
11 592 (11.17%) Software Engineering
12 591 (11.15%) E-Commerce
13 474 (8.94%) Project Management
14 405 (7.64%) Unit Testing
15 395 (7.45%) Waterfall
16 369 (6.96%) User Stories
17 363 (6.85%) Web Development
18 360 (6.79%) Test Scripting
19 344 (6.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1920 (36.23%) Java
2 1648 (31.09%) SQL
3 1278 (24.11%) JavaScript
4 895 (16.89%) C#
5 731 (13.79%) Python
6 371 (7.00%) PHP
7 295 (5.57%) C++
8 261 (4.92%) Ruby
9 237 (4.47%) C
10 200 (3.77%) Bash Shell
11 193 (3.64%) T-SQL
12 179 (3.38%) PowerShell
13 154 (2.91%) Perl
14 151 (2.85%) PL/SQL
15 136 (2.57%) Groovy
16 129 (2.43%) Shell Script
17 116 (2.19%) Scala
18 76 (1.43%) Objective-C
19 74 (1.40%) TypeScript
20 66 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 849 (16.02%) Degree
2 280 (5.28%) ISTQB
3 275 (5.19%) ISEB
4 222 (4.19%) Security Cleared
5 197 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 90 (1.70%) SC Cleared
7 79 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 65 (1.23%) DV Cleared
9 64 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 59 (1.11%) PMI Certification
11 47 (0.89%) MCSE
12 34 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 32 (0.60%) PMP
14 28 (0.53%) Master's Degree
15 22 (0.42%) CCNA
15 22 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
16 20 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
16 20 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 19 (0.36%) AWS Certification
17 19 (0.36%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 961 (18.13%) QA
2 53 (1.00%) SLA
3 41 (0.77%) PMO
4 23 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.32%) Basel III
6 13 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.19%) MiFID
8 8 (0.15%) GCP
9 6 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.094%) Solvency II
11 4 (0.075%) EMIR
11 4 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (0.075%) WCAG
12 3 (0.057%) MISRA
13 2 (0.038%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 2 (0.038%) IEC 61508
13 2 (0.038%) IEC 62304
14 1 (0.019%) GDPR
14 1 (0.019%) IEC 61131
14 1 (0.019%) MISRA C
System Software
1 387 (7.30%) Docker
2 134 (2.53%) Active Directory
3 46 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
5 25 (0.47%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.34%) Dovecot
6 18 (0.34%) Firmware
6 18 (0.34%) LXC
7 16 (0.30%) VirtualBox
8 13 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
9 12 (0.23%) NFS
9 12 (0.23%) Shibboleth
10 11 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (0.19%) Samba
12 9 (0.17%) DFS Replication
12 9 (0.17%) KVM
13 7 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.13%) Varnish
14 6 (0.11%) iptables
14 6 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 367 (6.92%) Puppet
2 318 (6.00%) Ansible
3 272 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
4 139 (2.62%) Nagios
5 121 (2.28%) HP Quality Center
6 94 (1.77%) Kubernetes
7 76 (1.43%) Terraform
8 60 (1.13%) Control-M
8 60 (1.13%) Graphite
9 42 (0.79%) ZABBIX
10 25 (0.47%) CA Service Virtualization
11 24 (0.45%) OpenView
12 18 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
13 17 (0.32%) HockeyApp
14 16 (0.30%) HAProxy
14 16 (0.30%) logstash
15 15 (0.28%) Cacti
15 15 (0.28%) SCCM
16 14 (0.26%) Packer
16 14 (0.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 718 (13.55%) Oracle
2 572 (10.79%) Microsoft
3 435 (8.21%) Atlassian
4 282 (5.32%) Google
5 238 (4.49%) SAP
6 154 (2.91%) IBM
7 153 (2.89%) Red Hat
8 148 (2.79%) HP
9 136 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
10 133 (2.51%) CA Agile Central
11 121 (2.28%) hybris
12 118 (2.23%) AppDynamics
13 108 (2.04%) New Relic
14 102 (1.92%) Apple
15 86 (1.62%) Cognizant
16 83 (1.57%) VMware
17 79 (1.49%) Sybase
18 75 (1.42%) Adobe
19 74 (1.40%) Splunk
20 68 (1.28%) ATG
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: ££competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Oblix IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Virginia Water, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + health
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits & Training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Arkk Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary Package plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + full corporate benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £60000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum (plus shares)
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benfits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Horley, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday