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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 125 128 150
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 46 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.27% 0.94% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.04% 6.25% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 1
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
572 464 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.77% 15.00% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 397 271 227
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,700 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,220 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Edinburgh +10 24 £34,000 +23.63% 3
Glasgow -4 16 £40,500 +1.25% 2
Stirling - 2 - -
Dundee +10 1 £32,500 +44.44%
Midlothian - 1 £31,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 49 (67.12%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (47.95%) Java
3 27 (36.99%) Selenium
4 25 (34.25%) QA
5 23 (31.51%) Subversion
6 20 (27.40%) SQL
7 19 (26.03%) JavaScript
7 19 (26.03%) Finance
7 19 (26.03%) Jenkins
8 18 (24.66%) Hibernate
8 18 (24.66%) Spring
9 17 (23.29%) Bugzilla
9 17 (23.29%) MVC
9 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
10 16 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (20.55%) Automated Testing
11 15 (20.55%) Oracle
12 14 (19.18%) HTML
12 14 (19.18%) TDD
12 14 (19.18%) Java EE
12 14 (19.18%) Waterfall
13 13 (17.81%) FogBugz
13 13 (17.81%) JPA
13 13 (17.81%) CSS
13 13 (17.81%) XML
14 12 (16.44%) Perl
14 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
14 12 (16.44%) Degree
15 11 (15.07%) Integration Testing
15 11 (15.07%) Oracle Database

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (12.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.74%) Jetty
3 1 (1.37%) Node.js
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.37%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) PuTTY
2 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle Database
3 9 (12.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.37%) MySQL
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (36.99%) Selenium
2 23 (31.51%) Subversion
3 19 (26.03%) Jenkins
4 17 (23.29%) Bugzilla
5 13 (17.81%) FogBugz
6 11 (15.07%) Maven
7 10 (13.70%) Fiddler
8 9 (12.33%) Eclipse
9 8 (10.96%) EasyMock
9 8 (10.96%) Cucumber
10 7 (9.59%) TeamCity
10 7 (9.59%) JUnit
11 6 (8.22%) Git (software)
11 6 (8.22%) WebDriver
12 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
12 4 (5.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (5.48%) QuickTest Pro
12 4 (5.48%) Hudson
12 4 (5.48%) FishEye
13 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (26.03%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Games
4 2 (2.74%) Front Office
5 1 (1.37%) Law
5 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Developer
2 15 (20.55%) Analyst
3 14 (19.18%) Test Manager
4 12 (16.44%) Java Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Software Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) Test Analyst
6 8 (10.96%) Tester
7 5 (6.85%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.11%) Quality Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Software Tester
9 3 (4.11%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.11%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.11%) QA Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.66%) Hibernate
1 18 (24.66%) Spring
2 14 (19.18%) HTML
2 14 (19.18%) Java EE
3 13 (17.81%) JPA
3 13 (17.81%) CSS
3 13 (17.81%) XML
4 11 (15.07%) Web Services
5 10 (13.70%) REST
6 9 (12.33%) Spring MVC
6 9 (12.33%) Spring Integration
7 8 (10.96%) Spring Web Flow
7 8 (10.96%) .NET
8 7 (9.59%) CSS3
8 7 (9.59%) HTML5
9 5 (6.85%) Struts
10 4 (5.48%) J2EE
10 4 (5.48%) jQuery
11 3 (4.11%) Spring Security
11 3 (4.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.22%) Client/Server
2 6 (8.22%) iPad
3 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.74%) User Experience
5 2 (2.74%) EPoS
6 1 (1.37%) Replication
6 1 (1.37%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.37%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.37%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.33%) Windows
2 7 (9.59%) Linux
3 4 (5.48%) Android
3 4 (5.48%) UNIX
4 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (67.12%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.29%) MVC
3 16 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (20.55%) Automated Testing
5 14 (19.18%) TDD
5 14 (19.18%) Waterfall
6 11 (15.07%) Integration Testing
7 10 (13.70%) Test Strategy
7 10 (13.70%) Software Engineering
7 10 (13.70%) AOP
8 9 (12.33%) Scrum
9 8 (10.96%) Software Testing
9 8 (10.96%) Unit Testing
10 7 (9.59%) Test Management
10 7 (9.59%) System Testing
10 7 (9.59%) People Management
10 7 (9.59%) Compatibility Testing
10 7 (9.59%) UML
11 6 (8.22%) OO
11 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.95%) Java
2 20 (27.40%) SQL
3 19 (26.03%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.44%) Perl
5 10 (13.70%) Python
5 10 (13.70%) Ruby
6 6 (8.22%) C#
7 4 (5.48%) C++
7 4 (5.48%) C
8 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.37%) VB
9 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Degree
2 10 (13.70%) ISTQB
3 9 (12.33%) ISEB
4 3 (4.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (34.25%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Oracle
2 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
3 11 (15.07%) JBoss
4 6 (8.22%) Sybase
5 5 (6.85%) HP
6 4 (5.48%) Citrix
6 4 (5.48%) Atlassian
7 3 (4.11%) VMware
8 2 (2.74%) Remedy
8 2 (2.74%) Perforce
9 1 (1.37%) IBM
9 1 (1.37%) Telerik
9 1 (1.37%) Google
9 1 (1.37%) Wall Street Systems
9 1 (1.37%) Twitter
9 1 (1.37%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (1.37%) Guidewire
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