Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 57 43 67
Rank change year-on-year -14 +24 -6
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 51 52 90
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.12% 6.40% 3.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.97% 20.31% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 56
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,750 £36,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £45,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £66,250 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -22.64% +20.45% +22.22%
75th Percentile £56,250 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £64,000 £75,000 "
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +15.79%

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

All Development Application Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 222 256 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 17.92% 31.53% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 164 197 371
10th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £50,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.33% +33.33% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £68,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in West Sussex

JIRA
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JIRA in West Sussex.

Salary trend for JIRA in West Sussex

JIRA
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for JIRA in West Sussex

JIRA
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 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
Chichester -1 16 £50,000 - 5
Crawley +18 13 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Horsham 0 10 £50,000 - 1
Burgess Hill -22 4 - -
Worthing -32 4 £73,750 +9.26% 6
Pulborough - 1 - -
East Grinstead - 1 £57,500 - 1
JIRA
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT jobs citing JIRA 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 across the West Sussex region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 28 (54.90%) JavaScript
1 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.98%) SQL
2 26 (50.98%) HTML
2 26 (50.98%) CSS
2 26 (50.98%) OO
3 24 (47.06%) Git (software)
4 23 (45.10%) Scrum
5 21 (41.18%) Web Services
6 20 (39.22%) Linux
6 20 (39.22%) Full Stack Development
7 19 (37.25%) React
8 18 (35.29%) Confluence
8 18 (35.29%) REST
8 18 (35.29%) MVC
8 18 (35.29%) Finance
9 17 (33.33%) HTML5
10 16 (31.37%) Java
11 15 (29.41%) PHP
11 15 (29.41%) MySQL
11 15 (29.41%) OOP
11 15 (29.41%) LAMP
11 15 (29.41%) QA
11 15 (29.41%) Symfony
12 13 (25.49%) E-Commerce
12 13 (25.49%) Jenkins
13 12 (23.53%) Test Automation
13 12 (23.53%) Open Source
13 12 (23.53%) Social Skills
13 12 (23.53%) SOAP

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 18 (35.29%) Confluence
2 12 (23.53%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (3.92%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) BlazeMeter
2 5 (9.80%) Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Asana
3 1 (1.96%) AWS
3 1 (1.96%) GitHub
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Firewall
1 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) MySQL
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 13 (25.49%) Jenkins
3 11 (21.57%) JMeter
4 9 (17.65%) Bitbucket
5 8 (15.69%) IntelliJ
5 8 (15.69%) Selenium
5 8 (15.69%) SonarQube
6 6 (11.76%) JUnit
6 6 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (9.80%) SpecFlow
7 5 (9.80%) TeamCity
8 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
8 4 (7.84%) Jasmine
8 4 (7.84%) LoadRunner
8 4 (7.84%) Postman
8 4 (7.84%) Protractor
8 4 (7.84%) SoapUI
8 4 (7.84%) TestNG
8 4 (7.84%) WebDriver
9 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 12 (23.53%) Social Skills
3 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.88%) Advertising
4 3 (5.88%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (3.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 2 (3.92%) Public Sector
5 2 (3.92%) Retail
6 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.96%) Automotive
6 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) PHP Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Developer
4 10 (19.61%) Java Developer
4 10 (19.61%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (13.73%) QA Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Digital Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Tester
7 4 (7.84%) QA Tester
7 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Performance Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior QA Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) CSS
1 26 (50.98%) HTML
2 21 (41.18%) Web Services
3 19 (37.25%) React
4 18 (35.29%) REST
5 17 (33.33%) HTML5
6 15 (29.41%) LAMP
6 15 (29.41%) Symfony
7 12 (23.53%) Ajax
7 12 (23.53%) SOAP
8 10 (19.61%) .NET
8 10 (19.61%) Laravel
8 10 (19.61%) XHTML
9 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
10 6 (11.76%) RESTful
11 5 (9.80%) Sass
12 4 (7.84%) Gherkin
12 4 (7.84%) OAuth
13 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
13 3 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Legacy Systems
2 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.92%) iPad
3 2 (3.92%) Life Science
3 2 (3.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Mac OS
2 2 (3.92%) Unix
2 2 (3.92%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.98%) OO
3 23 (45.10%) Scrum
4 20 (39.22%) Full Stack Development
5 18 (35.29%) MVC
6 15 (29.41%) OOP
7 13 (25.49%) E-Commerce
8 12 (23.53%) Open Source
8 12 (23.53%) Performance Testing
8 12 (23.53%) Test Automation
9 11 (21.57%) BDD
9 11 (21.57%) Scenario Testing
9 11 (21.57%) TDD
10 10 (19.61%) OO PHP
10 10 (19.61%) SOLID
11 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
12 8 (15.69%) Lean Software Development
12 8 (15.69%) Microservices
12 8 (15.69%) Test Strategy
13 7 (13.73%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) JavaScript
2 26 (50.98%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) Java
4 15 (29.41%) PHP
5 9 (17.65%) C#
6 8 (15.69%) C
7 7 (13.73%) TypeScript
8 4 (7.84%) Kotlin
8 4 (7.84%) Python
9 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.92%) C++
9 2 (3.92%) Ruby
9 2 (3.92%) VB
10 1 (1.96%) Scala
10 1 (1.96%) VB6
10 1 (1.96%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.84%) ISEB
3 3 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (29.41%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) Accessibility
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.84%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (5.88%) Grafana
4 2 (3.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) CA Agile Central
1 4 (7.84%) Cognizant
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) Elastic Path
3 2 (3.92%) Google
3 2 (3.92%) Mercator
3 2 (3.92%) YouTube
4 1 (1.96%) ANSYS
4 1 (1.96%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.96%) DevExpress