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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 129 149 144
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 33 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.04% 0.82% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.24% 5.41% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 13
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £49,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
456 573 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.42% 15.15% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 288 419 309
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +1 16 £45,000 +12.50%
Edinburgh +13 15 £37,750 -0.65% 3
Aberdeen +24 2 £44,500 +48.33%
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (49.18%) SQL
3 20 (32.79%) Java
4 19 (31.15%) Selenium
5 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
6 15 (24.59%) Linux
6 15 (24.59%) Scrum
6 15 (24.59%) Test Automation
7 14 (22.95%) SDLC
8 13 (21.31%) Oracle
9 12 (19.67%) HTML
9 12 (19.67%) CSS
9 12 (19.67%) BDD
9 12 (19.67%) User Stories
10 11 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (16.39%) WebDriver
11 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
11 10 (16.39%) Finance
11 10 (16.39%) Subversion
12 9 (14.75%) QA
13 8 (13.11%) ISTQB
13 8 (13.11%) HP Quality Center
13 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
13 8 (13.11%) Manual Testing
13 8 (13.11%) Relational Database
13 8 (13.11%) Automated Testing
13 8 (13.11%) Spring
13 8 (13.11%) ISEB
14 7 (11.48%) OO
14 7 (11.48%) Oracle Database

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) Documentum
2 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) Node.js
3 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.64%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) LAN
1 4 (6.56%) WAN
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.48%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (4.92%) OLAP
5 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.92%) Cognos Query Studio
5 3 (4.92%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 3 (4.92%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (4.92%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Cognos Event Studio
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.64%) Big Data
7 1 (1.64%) SQLite
7 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (31.15%) Selenium
2 10 (16.39%) Subversion
2 10 (16.39%) WebDriver
3 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.84%) Bugzilla
4 6 (9.84%) FogBugz
5 5 (8.20%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.56%) FishEye
6 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (6.56%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.56%) JUnit
7 3 (4.92%) HP UFT
7 3 (4.92%) LoadRunner
8 2 (3.28%) FitNesse
8 2 (3.28%) Fiddler
8 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.28%) Hudson
8 2 (3.28%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.64%) Appium
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Games
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Analyst
2 15 (24.59%) Developer
3 14 (22.95%) Test Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Test Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Cognos Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Coordinator
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.28%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) HTML
1 12 (19.67%) CSS
2 8 (13.11%) Spring
3 5 (8.20%) Web Services
3 5 (8.20%) HTML5
3 5 (8.20%) CSS3
3 5 (8.20%) J2EE
4 4 (6.56%) Spring Integration
4 4 (6.56%) JAX-RS
4 4 (6.56%) XML
4 4 (6.56%) Hibernate
4 4 (6.56%) Servlets
4 4 (6.56%) .NET
4 4 (6.56%) Spring Security
4 4 (6.56%) GWT
5 3 (4.92%) LESS
5 3 (4.92%) RESTful
5 3 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.28%) WebCenter
6 2 (3.28%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) User Experience
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) Wiki
3 2 (3.28%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.64%) Statistics
4 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.64%) Contract for Difference
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) Android
3 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
3 5 (8.20%) Windows
4 4 (6.56%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.56%) UNIX
5 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.59%) Scrum
2 15 (24.59%) Test Automation
3 14 (22.95%) SDLC
4 12 (19.67%) BDD
4 12 (19.67%) User Stories
5 11 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (13.11%) Manual Testing
6 8 (13.11%) Automated Testing
7 7 (11.48%) OO
7 7 (11.48%) Test Strategy
8 6 (9.84%) Project Management
8 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.84%) System Testing
8 6 (9.84%) Test Management
9 5 (8.20%) TDD
9 5 (8.20%) MVC
9 5 (8.20%) Kanban
10 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (6.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 30 (49.18%) SQL
2 20 (32.79%) Java
3 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.84%) Python
4 6 (9.84%) Ruby
5 3 (4.92%) C#
5 3 (4.92%) Perl
5 3 (4.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.64%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.64%) Groovy
7 1 (1.64%) Scala
7 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) ISEB
1 8 (13.11%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.20%) Degree
3 4 (6.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.28%) CSQA
5 1 (1.64%) PMP
5 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
1 4 (6.56%) XenApp
1 4 (6.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Oracle
2 6 (9.84%) HP
3 4 (6.56%) Citrix
3 4 (6.56%) VMware
4 3 (4.92%) Vertica
4 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.92%) Adobe
4 3 (4.92%) Cognos
5 2 (3.28%) IBM
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.28%) Sybase
5 2 (3.28%) FatWire
5 2 (3.28%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.64%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (1.64%) CA
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago