The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 82 103 87
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 13 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% 0.70% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.47% 4.72% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 6
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.58%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
JIRA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
174 233 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.37% 14.81% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 110 157 109
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JIRA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA.

1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Selenium
2 12 (63.16%) BDD
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) WebDriver
3 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
4 9 (47.37%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) Manual Testing
5 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (42.11%) User Stories
6 4 (21.05%) FogBugz
6 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (21.05%) System Testing
6 4 (21.05%) QA
6 4 (21.05%) Ruby
6 4 (21.05%) Bugzilla
6 4 (21.05%) Python
6 4 (21.05%) ISEB
6 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) Android
7 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
7 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.53%) People Management
8 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
8 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
8 2 (10.53%) Mingle
8 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.53%) XenApp
8 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
8 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Selenium
2 10 (52.63%) WebDriver
3 4 (21.05%) FogBugz
3 4 (21.05%) Bugzilla
4 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (10.53%) Fiddler
5 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.26%) Appium
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Test Analyst
3 9 (47.37%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (47.37%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) HTML5
1 1 (5.26%) CSS3
1 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
1 1 (5.26%) LESS
1 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) BDD
3 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
4 8 (42.11%) Manual Testing
4 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (42.11%) User Stories
5 4 (21.05%) System Testing
6 2 (10.53%) People Management
6 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) Compatibility Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Management
6 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
6 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Ruby
2 4 (21.05%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) XenApp
1 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Citrix
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
1 2 (10.53%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
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