The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 80 90 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 15 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.42% 0.88% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.08% 4.15% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 2
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Glasgow region.

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
212 241 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.04% 21.31% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 134 124 89
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

JIRA
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Glasgow

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 23 (74.19%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) SQL
3 18 (58.06%) Subversion
4 16 (51.61%) MVC
4 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (48.39%) Hibernate
5 15 (48.39%) Spring
5 15 (48.39%) JPA
6 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (38.71%) Java EE
8 11 (35.48%) HTML5
8 11 (35.48%) CSS3
8 11 (35.48%) CSS
8 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
8 11 (35.48%) HTML
8 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
8 11 (35.48%) Relational Database
9 10 (32.26%) Sybase
9 10 (32.26%) Struts
9 10 (32.26%) Web Services
9 10 (32.26%) Tomcat
9 10 (32.26%) Finance
9 10 (32.26%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (32.26%) Configuration Management
9 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
9 10 (32.26%) Spring MVC
9 10 (32.26%) Selenium
10 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
10 9 (29.03%) Cucumber
10 9 (29.03%) TDD

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (32.26%) Tomcat
2 7 (22.58%) JBoss
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.45%) Jetty
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
1 11 (35.48%) Relational Database
2 10 (32.26%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Subversion
2 10 (32.26%) Selenium
3 9 (29.03%) Cucumber
4 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
5 6 (19.35%) JUnit
6 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
6 5 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (16.13%) Maven
6 5 (16.13%) EasyMock
6 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
7 3 (9.68%) LoadRunner
7 3 (9.68%) JMeter
8 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
9 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
9 1 (3.23%) TestLink
9 1 (3.23%) FitNesse
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
2 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Private Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Java Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Test Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) QA Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Operations Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) Hibernate
1 15 (48.39%) Spring
1 15 (48.39%) JPA
2 12 (38.71%) Java EE
3 11 (35.48%) CSS
3 11 (35.48%) HTML5
3 11 (35.48%) HTML
3 11 (35.48%) CSS3
4 10 (32.26%) Spring MVC
4 10 (32.26%) Struts
4 10 (32.26%) Web Services
5 5 (16.13%) Spring Web Flow
5 5 (16.13%) REST
5 5 (16.13%) Spring Integration
6 2 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) FIXML
6 2 (6.45%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.23%) jQuery
7 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) iPad
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Grid Computing
2 1 (3.23%) Wiki
2 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) UNIX
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) MVC
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (32.26%) Configuration Management
4 9 (29.03%) TDD
4 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
5 8 (25.81%) Scrum
6 7 (22.58%) Business Development
6 7 (22.58%) OO
6 7 (22.58%) Automated Testing
6 7 (22.58%) Mentoring
7 6 (19.35%) Integration Testing
7 6 (19.35%) OOD
8 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
8 5 (16.13%) Pair Programming
8 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
8 5 (16.13%) AOP
9 4 (12.90%) Investment Management
9 4 (12.90%) Kanban
9 4 (12.90%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Sybase
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Telerik
4 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.23%) Wall Street Systems