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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 87 90 96
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 19 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.31% 1.13% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.30% 8.72% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 1
Average salary £37,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
229 195 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.81% 12.98% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 166 151 113
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 27 July 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 11 (39.29%) BDD
5 9 (32.14%) Ruby
5 9 (32.14%) Linux
5 9 (32.14%) Python
5 9 (32.14%) User Stories
5 9 (32.14%) QA
5 9 (32.14%) Selenium
6 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Manual Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 8 (28.57%) WebDriver
6 8 (28.57%) ISEB
7 7 (25.00%) Bugzilla
7 7 (25.00%) FogBugz
8 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (21.43%) VMware
8 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
8 6 (21.43%) Windows
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 6 (21.43%) Java
9 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
9 5 (17.86%) LAN
9 5 (17.86%) WAN
9 5 (17.86%) Citrix
9 5 (17.86%) Mac OS X
9 5 (17.86%) Android

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (7.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) LAN
1 5 (17.86%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQLite
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Selenium
2 8 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 7 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 7 (25.00%) FogBugz
4 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.57%) Redmine
6 1 (3.57%) Subversion
6 1 (3.57%) Maven
6 1 (3.57%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate
7 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
1 4 (14.29%) CSS
1 4 (14.29%) HTML5
1 4 (14.29%) CSS3
2 3 (10.71%) LESS
2 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) Spring
4 1 (3.57%) JSON
4 1 (3.57%) Symfony
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) User Experience
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) Mac OS X
3 5 (17.86%) Android
3 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) BDD
3 9 (32.14%) User Stories
4 8 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Test Management
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) System Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 2 (7.14%) Scrum
8 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
8 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.57%) Web Development
9 1 (3.57%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) Python
3 9 (32.14%) Ruby
4 6 (21.43%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) Perl
5 4 (14.29%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) C
6 2 (7.14%) C#
6 2 (7.14%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) Tcl
7 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) ISEB
2 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.86%) XenApp
2 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
2 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) VMware
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) Adobe
4 2 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 10 days ago