Period
to 21 July 2017

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 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 129 192
Rank change year-on-year +35 +63 +35
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 5734 5173 3926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.21% 2.55% 1.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.67% 14.03% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4483 4439 3208
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £44,138 £42,750
% change year-on-year -3.71% +3.25% +3.01%

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 36592 36882 37024
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.51% 18.19% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30166 31806 31081
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA in the UK

JIRA
Top 16 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 6 months to 21 July 2017. 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 +38 5488 £50,000 - 477
London +18 2863 £57,500 - 196
UK excluding London +47 2781 £42,500 -3.71% 297
South East +66 851 £45,000 - 92
North of England +9 694 £40,000 - 81
South West +54 423 £45,000 +1.12% 38
East of England +24 380 £45,000 -18.18% 27
North West +2 376 £40,000 - 53
Yorkshire +12 304 £40,000 +6.67% 23
Midlands +32 271 £40,000 +1.27% 43
West Midlands +12 168 £40,000 +6.67% 31
Scotland 0 119 £47,500 +11.76% 9
East Midlands +49 102 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Northern Ireland +13 27 £57,500 +27.78% 5
Wales -7 19 £42,500 - 2
North East +16 14 £40,000 -1.84% 5

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 3986 (69.52%) Agile Software Development
2 2107 (36.75%) Java
3 1841 (32.11%) Scrum
4 1799 (31.37%) SQL
5 1734 (30.24%) Git (software)
6 1652 (28.81%) Finance
7 1489 (25.97%) Confluence
8 1396 (24.35%) Test Automation
9 1357 (23.67%) JavaScript
10 1320 (23.02%) Linux
11 1207 (21.05%) TDD
12 1154 (20.13%) Jenkins
13 1083 (18.89%) HTML
14 1041 (18.15%) QA
15 1030 (17.96%) Continuous Integration
16 1004 (17.51%) SQL Server
17 1003 (17.49%) Selenium
18 981 (17.11%) C#
19 933 (16.27%) BDD
20 922 (16.08%) SDLC
21 901 (15.71%) DevOps
22 891 (15.54%) CSS
23 886 (15.45%) Degree
24 853 (14.88%) .NET
25 811 (14.14%) MVC
26 803 (14.00%) Windows
27 796 (13.88%) Amazon AWS
28 793 (13.83%) Web Services
28 793 (13.83%) Oracle
29 780 (13.60%) Python

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 1489 (25.97%) Confluence
2 404 (7.05%) Tomcat
3 359 (6.26%) Apache
4 242 (4.22%) CMS
5 221 (3.85%) JBoss
6 149 (2.60%) IIS
7 125 (2.18%) SharePoint
8 108 (1.88%) Mule
9 107 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
10 94 (1.64%) Mule ESB
11 93 (1.62%) WebSphere
12 85 (1.48%) nginx
13 83 (1.45%) Apache Solr
14 79 (1.38%) WebLogic
15 78 (1.36%) Apache Spark
16 74 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 57 (0.99%) OpenStack
17 57 (0.99%) Umbraco
18 55 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
19 50 (0.87%) Jetty
Applications
1 263 (4.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 137 (2.39%) Microsoft Project
3 109 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
4 102 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 80 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 30 (0.52%) Photoshop
7 18 (0.31%) HipChat
8 7 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.12%) Campfire
9 6 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.087%) Mingle
11 4 (0.070%) FrameMaker
12 3 (0.052%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.052%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.052%) InVision
12 3 (0.052%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.017%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.017%) Avid Media Composer
13 1 (0.017%) GIMP
13 1 (0.017%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 53 (0.92%) SAP Hybris
2 47 (0.82%) Magento
3 37 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 33 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
5 27 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
6 11 (0.19%) iTrent
6 11 (0.19%) Markit EDM
6 11 (0.19%) ResourceLink
6 11 (0.19%) thinkFolio
7 10 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (0.14%) Global One
8 8 (0.14%) Sonata
9 7 (0.12%) Shopify
10 6 (0.10%) IntelliMatch
10 6 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.087%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.087%) Remedy ITSM
11 5 (0.087%) WebTrends
12 4 (0.070%) Unica
12 4 (0.070%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 796 (13.88%) Amazon AWS
2 395 (6.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 316 (5.51%) SaaS
4 313 (5.46%) GitHub
5 169 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
6 88 (1.53%) PaaS
7 87 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
8 76 (1.33%) IaaS
9 65 (1.13%) Trello
10 58 (1.01%) Google Analytics
11 50 (0.87%) Amazon S3
11 50 (0.87%) Slack
12 48 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
13 44 (0.77%) CloudBees
13 44 (0.77%) Office 365
14 39 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 36 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
16 31 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 28 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
18 25 (0.44%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 161 (2.81%) HTTP
2 140 (2.44%) Internet
3 89 (1.55%) Firewall
4 85 (1.48%) TCP/IP
5 80 (1.40%) DNS
6 55 (0.96%) Ethernet
7 43 (0.75%) VPN
8 36 (0.63%) LDAP
9 34 (0.59%) LAN
10 33 (0.58%) DHCP
10 33 (0.58%) SSL
10 33 (0.58%) WAN
11 26 (0.45%) Intranet
12 20 (0.35%) SSH
13 19 (0.33%) Wireless
14 17 (0.30%) FTP
14 17 (0.30%) SMTP
14 17 (0.30%) VoIP
15 16 (0.28%) VLAN
16 15 (0.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1004 (17.51%) SQL Server
2 515 (8.98%) MySQL
3 349 (6.09%) NoSQL
4 312 (5.44%) Relational Database
5 300 (5.23%) MongoDB
6 222 (3.87%) Big Data
7 202 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 202 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 152 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
9 142 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
10 125 (2.18%) Hadoop
11 119 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
12 114 (1.99%) Oracle Database
13 96 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 94 (1.64%) Redis
15 91 (1.59%) Neo4j
16 84 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
17 78 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
18 64 (1.12%) RDBMS
19 59 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1734 (30.24%) Git (software)
2 1154 (20.13%) Jenkins
3 1003 (17.49%) Selenium
4 617 (10.76%) Subversion
5 567 (9.89%) Cucumber
6 535 (9.33%) TeamCity
7 506 (8.82%) JUnit
8 445 (7.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 426 (7.43%) Maven
10 355 (6.19%) WebDriver
11 330 (5.76%) Visual Studio
12 323 (5.63%) Bitbucket
13 301 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
14 268 (4.67%) JMeter
15 174 (3.03%) SoapUI
16 173 (3.02%) IntelliJ
17 172 (3.00%) Eclipse
17 172 (3.00%) Hudson
18 148 (2.58%) NUnit
19 143 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1652 (28.81%) Finance
2 697 (12.16%) Retail
3 581 (10.13%) Banking
4 391 (6.82%) Marketing
5 383 (6.68%) Investment Banking
6 261 (4.55%) Telecoms
7 258 (4.50%) Retail Banking
8 224 (3.91%) Manufacturing
9 221 (3.85%) Electronics
10 114 (1.99%) Games
11 95 (1.66%) Advertising
12 93 (1.62%) Publishing
13 91 (1.59%) Front Office
14 90 (1.57%) Back Office
15 68 (1.19%) Financial Institution
16 60 (1.05%) Legal
17 42 (0.73%) Law
18 36 (0.63%) Automotive
19 26 (0.45%) German Language
20 16 (0.28%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1987 (34.65%) Developer
2 978 (17.06%) Analyst
3 687 (11.98%) Java Developer
4 373 (6.51%) Tester
5 369 (6.44%) Business Analyst
6 361 (6.30%) Test Analyst
7 349 (6.09%) Senior Developer
8 335 (5.84%) Project Manager
9 281 (4.90%) .NET Developer
10 259 (4.52%) Test Engineer
11 253 (4.41%) Software Engineer
12 238 (4.15%) Software Developer
13 225 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
14 204 (3.56%) C# Developer
15 199 (3.47%) QA Engineer
16 159 (2.77%) QA Tester
17 157 (2.74%) Java Engineer
18 153 (2.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 151 (2.63%) Automation Tester
20 149 (2.60%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1083 (18.89%) HTML
2 891 (15.54%) CSS
3 853 (14.88%) .NET
4 793 (13.83%) Web Services
5 729 (12.71%) AngularJS
6 693 (12.09%) XML
7 688 (12.00%) Spring
8 585 (10.20%) REST
9 485 (8.46%) JSON
10 454 (7.92%) HTML5
11 451 (7.87%) jQuery
12 449 (7.83%) SOAP
13 442 (7.71%) RESTful
14 441 (7.69%) ASP.NET
15 404 (7.05%) Hibernate
16 335 (5.84%) Node.js
17 255 (4.45%) CSS3
18 248 (4.33%) .NET Framework
19 236 (4.12%) React
20 229 (3.99%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 602 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
2 471 (8.21%) Computer Science
3 413 (7.20%) User Experience
4 244 (4.26%) Fintech
5 243 (4.24%) Mobile App
6 182 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
7 149 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
8 144 (2.51%) Linux Command Line
9 141 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 128 (2.23%) Derivative
10 128 (2.23%) iPad
11 117 (2.04%) Equities
12 110 (1.92%) Management Information System
13 92 (1.60%) Credit Risk
14 91 (1.59%) Algorithms
15 90 (1.57%) Data Structures
16 81 (1.41%) Fixed Income
17 76 (1.33%) OTC Derivatives
18 75 (1.31%) Virtual Team
19 72 (1.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1320 (23.02%) Linux
2 803 (14.00%) Windows
3 477 (8.32%) Unix
4 278 (4.85%) Android
5 258 (4.50%) Apple iOS
6 136 (2.37%) Windows Server
7 107 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 72 (1.26%) CentOS
9 56 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
10 51 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 50 (0.87%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 44 (0.77%) CoreOS
12 44 (0.77%) Windows 7
13 32 (0.56%) Mac OS X
14 28 (0.49%) Ubuntu
14 28 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
15 27 (0.47%) Windows 10
16 26 (0.45%) Mac OS
17 20 (0.35%) Debian
18 14 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3986 (69.52%) Agile Software Development
2 1841 (32.11%) Scrum
3 1396 (24.35%) Test Automation
4 1207 (21.05%) TDD
5 1030 (17.96%) Continuous Integration
6 933 (16.27%) BDD
7 922 (16.08%) SDLC
8 901 (15.71%) DevOps
9 811 (14.14%) MVC
10 715 (12.47%) Kanban
11 682 (11.89%) OO
12 637 (11.11%) E-Commerce
13 620 (10.81%) Software Engineering
14 551 (9.61%) Project Management
15 451 (7.87%) Waterfall
16 432 (7.53%) Unit Testing
17 399 (6.96%) Analytics
18 398 (6.94%) User Stories
19 395 (6.89%) Asset Management
20 383 (6.68%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2107 (36.75%) Java
2 1799 (31.37%) SQL
3 1357 (23.67%) JavaScript
4 981 (17.11%) C#
5 780 (13.60%) Python
6 412 (7.19%) PHP
7 323 (5.63%) C++
8 299 (5.21%) Ruby
9 244 (4.26%) C
10 215 (3.75%) PowerShell
11 196 (3.42%) Bash Shell
12 192 (3.35%) T-SQL
13 161 (2.81%) Groovy
13 161 (2.81%) Shell Script
14 159 (2.77%) Perl
15 147 (2.56%) PL/SQL
16 122 (2.13%) Scala
17 94 (1.64%) TypeScript
18 80 (1.40%) Objective-C
19 72 (1.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 886 (15.45%) Degree
2 291 (5.07%) ISEB
3 289 (5.04%) ISTQB
4 239 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 214 (3.73%) Security Cleared
6 96 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 88 (1.53%) SC Cleared
8 65 (1.13%) PMI Certification
9 64 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 62 (1.08%) DV Cleared
11 44 (0.77%) MCSE
12 32 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 31 (0.54%) PMP
14 27 (0.47%) Master's Degree
15 21 (0.37%) CCNA
15 21 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 20 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
17 19 (0.33%) CBAP
18 17 (0.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1041 (18.15%) QA
2 61 (1.06%) Basel III
3 54 (0.94%) SLA
4 36 (0.63%) PMO
5 19 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 16 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.17%) MiFID
8 9 (0.16%) GCP
8 9 (0.16%) WCAG
9 5 (0.087%) EMIR
9 5 (0.087%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.070%) GDPR
10 4 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (0.052%) MISRA
11 3 (0.052%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.035%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 2 (0.035%) IEC 62304
13 1 (0.017%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.017%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.017%) IEC 61131
System Software
1 419 (7.31%) Docker
2 144 (2.51%) Active Directory
3 43 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
5 24 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 20 (0.35%) Firmware
7 19 (0.33%) LXC
8 18 (0.31%) Dovecot
9 16 (0.28%) VirtualBox
10 12 (0.21%) Shibboleth
10 12 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
11 11 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (0.17%) KVM
12 10 (0.17%) Samba
13 9 (0.16%) DFS Replication
13 9 (0.16%) NFS
14 8 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 8 (0.14%) HDFS
15 7 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
15 7 (0.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 384 (6.70%) Puppet
2 330 (5.76%) Ansible
3 276 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
4 129 (2.25%) Nagios
5 125 (2.18%) HP Quality Center
6 97 (1.69%) Kubernetes
7 89 (1.55%) Terraform
8 62 (1.08%) Control-M
9 50 (0.87%) Graphite
10 40 (0.70%) ZABBIX
11 23 (0.40%) CA Service Virtualization
12 22 (0.38%) OpenView
13 19 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
14 17 (0.30%) HAProxy
14 17 (0.30%) HockeyApp
14 17 (0.30%) Packer
15 15 (0.26%) Cacti
15 15 (0.26%) Salt
15 15 (0.26%) SCCM
16 14 (0.24%) Grafana
Vendors
1 793 (13.83%) Oracle
2 635 (11.07%) Microsoft
3 445 (7.76%) Atlassian
4 293 (5.11%) Google
5 274 (4.78%) SAP
6 156 (2.72%) CA Agile Central
6 156 (2.72%) IBM
7 149 (2.60%) Red Hat
8 138 (2.41%) HP
9 131 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
10 125 (2.18%) hybris
11 113 (1.97%) AppDynamics
12 109 (1.90%) Apple
13 103 (1.80%) Sybase
14 100 (1.74%) New Relic
15 96 (1.67%) Cognizant
16 91 (1.59%) Splunk
17 77 (1.34%) VMware
18 71 (1.24%) Adobe
19 64 (1.12%) Perforce
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: ££competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits & Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £67929.00 - £78303.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + h/c, pension, bonus rewards etc
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £30,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefit package and holiday all
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - 75,000k base, bonus + generous package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 10 % bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + stock options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 depending on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday