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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 87 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 22 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.40% 1.36% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.53% 10.31% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 2
Average salary £44,750 £33,250 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.58% +6.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,950 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,550 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +4.54%
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
258 194 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.43% 13.15% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 189 159 96
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 4 September 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) SQL
3 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 11 (31.43%) BDD
5 10 (28.57%) QA
6 9 (25.71%) Selenium
6 9 (25.71%) Java
6 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
7 8 (22.86%) CSS
7 8 (22.86%) HTML
7 8 (22.86%) Linux
7 8 (22.86%) Python
7 8 (22.86%) ISEB
7 8 (22.86%) Finance
7 8 (22.86%) Ruby
7 8 (22.86%) User Stories
8 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (20.00%) Test Management
8 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
8 7 (20.00%) Android
8 7 (20.00%) Apple iOS
8 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 7 (20.00%) WebDriver
8 7 (20.00%) Scrum
9 6 (17.14%) VMware
9 6 (17.14%) Bugzilla
9 6 (17.14%) Windows
9 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (17.14%) TDD

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) LAN
1 5 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) SQLite
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Selenium
2 7 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (17.14%) Bugzilla
3 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (17.14%) FogBugz
4 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.71%) HP UFT
5 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.86%) Redmine
6 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.86%) JMeter
6 1 (2.86%) Subversion
6 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Graduate
5 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Graduate Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Software Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) CSS
1 8 (22.86%) HTML
2 4 (11.43%) HTML5
2 4 (11.43%) CSS3
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) LESS
3 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.71%) RESTful
4 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.86%) Ember.js
5 1 (2.86%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.86%) Web Services
5 1 (2.86%) XML
5 1 (2.86%) Spring
5 1 (2.86%) JSON
5 1 (2.86%) Symfony
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.86%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Android
2 7 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (17.14%) Windows
4 5 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) BDD
3 8 (22.86%) User Stories
4 7 (20.00%) Scrum
4 7 (20.00%) Test Management
4 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (17.14%) TDD
6 5 (14.29%) Six Sigma
6 5 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
6 5 (14.29%) Line Management
7 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Workflow
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (8.57%) SDLC
9 2 (5.71%) Open Source
9 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) Java
4 8 (22.86%) Python
4 8 (22.86%) Ruby
5 4 (11.43%) PHP
6 3 (8.57%) Perl
7 2 (5.71%) C
7 2 (5.71%) C#
7 2 (5.71%) C++
7 2 (5.71%) Tcl
8 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) ISEB
2 6 (17.14%) ISTQB
3 4 (11.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 5 (14.29%) XenApp
2 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) VMware
2 5 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (8.57%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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