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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 92 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 11 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.79% 0.96% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.32% 5.79% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 1
Average salary £38,000 £39,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.40% -33.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
174 259 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.56% 16.59% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 111 168 111
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,550 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 1 April 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) Selenium
4 8 (33.33%) BDD
5 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
6 6 (25.00%) QA
6 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
7 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) System Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
7 5 (20.83%) User Stories
8 4 (16.67%) Perl
8 4 (16.67%) SQL
8 4 (16.67%) Python
8 4 (16.67%) Bugzilla
8 4 (16.67%) Banking
8 4 (16.67%) Ruby
8 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Test Management
8 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
9 3 (12.50%) ISEB
9 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Degree
9 3 (12.50%) Fiddler
9 3 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
9 3 (12.50%) FogBugz

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Selenium
2 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (16.67%) Bugzilla
4 3 (12.50%) FogBugz
4 3 (12.50%) Fiddler
5 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.17%) Appium
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Test Manager
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Software Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Software Test Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.17%) EPoS
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Statistics
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) BDD
3 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
4 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (20.83%) System Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
5 5 (20.83%) User Stories
6 4 (16.67%) Test Management
6 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.50%) People Management
8 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (8.33%) Release Management
8 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) TDD
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) Perl
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Python
2 4 (16.67%) Ruby
3 2 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
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