The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 127 136 131
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 29 40 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.92% 1.05% 0.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.53% 6.20% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 3
Average salary £42,500 £38,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -30.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £35,568 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £41,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
JIRA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
444 645 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.05% 17.00% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 270 398 262
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JIRA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Scotland

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Scotland

JIRA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +8 11 £45,000 +24.13%
Edinburgh 0 11 £38,000 -4.40% 2
Dundee +1 5 - - 1
Aberdeen - 1 £27,500 -
West Lothian - 1 - - 1
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 45 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.75%) Java
3 23 (35.94%) SQL
3 23 (35.94%) Scrum
4 22 (34.38%) Finance
4 22 (34.38%) Selenium
5 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
6 15 (23.44%) Subversion
7 14 (21.88%) Spring
7 14 (21.88%) CSS
8 13 (20.31%) Automated Testing
9 12 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 12 (18.75%) OO
9 12 (18.75%) JUnit
9 12 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 12 (18.75%) BDD
10 11 (17.19%) QA
10 11 (17.19%) HTML
11 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
11 10 (15.63%) Linux
11 10 (15.63%) TDD
11 10 (15.63%) Hibernate
11 10 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (14.06%) FishEye
12 9 (14.06%) Test Strategy
12 9 (14.06%) Banking
12 9 (14.06%) Web Services
13 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
13 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing
14 7 (10.94%) System Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.69%) Confluence
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Mingle
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.13%) DataStage
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) Selenium
2 15 (23.44%) Subversion
3 12 (18.75%) JUnit
4 9 (14.06%) FishEye
5 6 (9.38%) WebDriver
5 6 (9.38%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.25%) LoadRunner
6 4 (6.25%) JMeter
6 4 (6.25%) Bugzilla
6 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.69%) FogBugz
7 3 (4.69%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (4.69%) FitNesse
7 3 (4.69%) Fiddler
7 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.13%) Hudson
8 2 (3.13%) Maven
9 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
General
1 22 (34.38%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Banking
3 5 (7.81%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.25%) Private Banking
5 3 (4.69%) Games
6 2 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Analyst
2 14 (21.88%) Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Software Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Test Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Test Manager
6 7 (10.94%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Tester
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.69%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Software Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Technical Business Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) CSS
1 14 (21.88%) Spring
2 11 (17.19%) HTML
3 10 (15.63%) Hibernate
4 9 (14.06%) Web Services
5 7 (10.94%) J2EE
5 7 (10.94%) Servlets
5 7 (10.94%) Spring Security
5 7 (10.94%) GWT
5 7 (10.94%) Spring Integration
5 7 (10.94%) JAX-RS
6 6 (9.38%) Spring MVC
6 6 (9.38%) JPA
6 6 (9.38%) HTML5
6 6 (9.38%) CSS3
6 6 (9.38%) Struts
7 4 (6.25%) Java EE
8 1 (1.56%) Velocity
8 1 (1.56%) PhoneGap
8 1 (1.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.56%) Open Source
4 1 (1.56%) Social Media
4 1 (1.56%) Wiki
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) EPoS
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Handset
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.56%) Statistics
4 1 (1.56%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) UNIX
3 3 (4.69%) Android
4 2 (3.13%) AIX
5 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (35.94%) Scrum
3 13 (20.31%) Automated Testing
4 12 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 12 (18.75%) OO
4 12 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 12 (18.75%) BDD
5 10 (15.63%) TDD
6 9 (14.06%) Test Strategy
7 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 7 (10.94%) System Testing
8 7 (10.94%) Software Testing
8 7 (10.94%) MVC
8 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
8 7 (10.94%) User Stories
8 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
8 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.38%) SOA
9 6 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (9.38%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) Java
2 23 (35.94%) SQL
3 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.38%) Perl
5 5 (7.81%) Python
6 4 (6.25%) Ruby
7 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.69%) C#
8 2 (3.13%) Scala
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) ISEB
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) PMP
4 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.13%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.13%) Ansible
3 1 (1.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle
1 7 (10.94%) HP
2 6 (9.38%) Sybase
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.56%) Jaspersoft
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