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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 87 87 89
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 19 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.29% 0.41% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.84% 2.92% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 1
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -43.18%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
193 171 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.06% 13.96% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 154 106 103
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,250 £26,719
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,750 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Bugzilla
2 13 (41.94%) Selenium
2 13 (41.94%) FogBugz
3 11 (35.48%) QA
3 11 (35.48%) Fiddler
4 10 (32.26%) Automated Testing
5 9 (29.03%) Waterfall
6 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
6 8 (25.81%) Finance
6 8 (25.81%) Perl
7 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
7 7 (22.58%) XML
7 7 (22.58%) Test Strategy
7 7 (22.58%) Test Management
7 7 (22.58%) Compatibility Testing
7 7 (22.58%) System Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Ruby
8 6 (19.35%) ISTQB
8 6 (19.35%) Scrum
8 6 (19.35%) ISEB
8 6 (19.35%) Python
9 5 (16.13%) HTML
9 5 (16.13%) SQL
9 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
9 5 (16.13%) Six Sigma
9 5 (16.13%) Banking
9 5 (16.13%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (16.13%) User Stories
10 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
1 2 (6.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Informix
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Bugzilla
1 13 (41.94%) Selenium
1 13 (41.94%) FogBugz
2 11 (35.48%) Fiddler
3 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.45%) Hudson
4 2 (6.45%) FishEye
4 2 (6.45%) Subversion
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Test Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Release Manager
5 2 (6.45%) QA Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Perl Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Software Test Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) XML
2 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) .NET
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) JSON
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) EPoS
3 1 (3.23%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Automated Testing
3 9 (29.03%) Waterfall
4 7 (22.58%) Test Management
4 7 (22.58%) System Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Compatibility Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Test Strategy
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
6 5 (16.13%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (16.13%) Six Sigma
6 5 (16.13%) User Stories
7 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.68%) BDD
9 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.45%) Product Management
9 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
9 2 (6.45%) Use Case
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Perl
2 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (19.35%) Python
3 6 (19.35%) Ruby
4 5 (16.13%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) Java
6 3 (9.68%) C#
7 2 (6.45%) C++
7 2 (6.45%) C
8 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) ISEB
1 6 (19.35%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Citrix
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
2 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
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