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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 117 129 132
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 48 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.45% 1.03% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.92% 6.73% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 16
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £30,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
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
538 565 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.27% 15.36% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 331 389 279
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +17 23 £43,750 +9.37% 4
Edinburgh -2 22 £48,000 +47.69% 3
West Lothian -3 1 - -
Dundee -7 1 £42,233 +29.94%
Aberdeen - 1 £55,000 -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 53 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (45.00%) SQL
3 32 (40.00%) Java
4 21 (26.25%) Scrum
4 21 (26.25%) HTML
5 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (21.25%) Finance
7 16 (20.00%) Oracle
7 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 15 (18.75%) Selenium
8 15 (18.75%) .NET
8 15 (18.75%) Linux
9 14 (17.50%) CSS
9 14 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (17.50%) Relational Database
10 13 (16.25%) User Stories
10 13 (16.25%) Line Management
10 13 (16.25%) HTML5
11 12 (15.00%) BDD
11 12 (15.00%) Test Automation
11 12 (15.00%) QA
11 12 (15.00%) Windows
12 11 (13.75%) Python
12 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
13 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (12.50%) TDD
13 10 (12.50%) Subversion
14 9 (11.25%) Android
14 9 (11.25%) User Acceptance Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (5.00%) Confluence
2 3 (3.75%) JBoss
2 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) Documentum
3 2 (2.50%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) LAN
1 5 (6.25%) WAN
2 2 (2.50%) LDAP
3 1 (1.25%) DHCP
3 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.25%) SNMP
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
3 1 (1.25%) Internet
3 1 (1.25%) Wireless
3 1 (1.25%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.50%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (6.25%) Cognos Query Studio
5 5 (6.25%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 5 (6.25%) Cognos Report Studio
5 5 (6.25%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Cognos Event Studio
5 5 (6.25%) OLAP
5 5 (6.25%) MySQL
6 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.75%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.50%) Big Data
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Selenium
2 14 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (12.50%) Subversion
4 8 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
6 6 (7.50%) FogBugz
6 6 (7.50%) Bugzilla
7 5 (6.25%) HP UFT
8 4 (5.00%) LoadRunner
8 4 (5.00%) Cucumber
8 4 (5.00%) Hudson
9 3 (3.75%) FitNesse
10 2 (2.50%) GDB
10 2 (2.50%) Xcode
10 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.50%) Jasmine
10 2 (2.50%) Clang
11 1 (1.25%) Trac
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Marketing
3 3 (3.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Analyst
2 19 (23.75%) Developer
3 12 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 9 (11.25%) Technical Leader
5 8 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Cognos Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Quality Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
7 5 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Graduate
8 4 (5.00%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (3.75%) QA Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Graduate Java Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Release Coordinator
10 2 (2.50%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.25%) HTML
2 15 (18.75%) .NET
3 14 (17.50%) CSS
4 13 (16.25%) HTML5
5 8 (10.00%) Web Services
6 6 (7.50%) Spring
6 6 (7.50%) CSS3
7 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.00%) XML
8 4 (5.00%) RESTful
8 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.75%) Gherkin
9 3 (3.75%) LESS
9 3 (3.75%) Ember.js
9 3 (3.75%) J2EE
10 2 (2.50%) Java EE
10 2 (2.50%) Spring MVC
10 2 (2.50%) WebCenter
10 2 (2.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) User Experience
2 4 (5.00%) Wiki
3 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.25%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.25%) EPoS
5 1 (1.25%) Life Science
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.25%) Statistics
5 1 (1.25%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (1.25%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Linux
2 12 (15.00%) Windows
3 9 (11.25%) Android
3 9 (11.25%) Apple iOS
4 7 (8.75%) UNIX
4 7 (8.75%) Mac OS X
5 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.75%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.50%) Solaris
8 1 (1.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) Scrum
3 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 13 (16.25%) User Stories
4 13 (16.25%) Line Management
5 12 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 12 (15.00%) BDD
6 10 (12.50%) TDD
6 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (11.25%) SOA
7 9 (11.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (11.25%) SDLC
8 8 (10.00%) Manual Testing
8 8 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (10.00%) Kanban
9 7 (8.75%) Test Management
9 7 (8.75%) Coaching
10 6 (7.50%) Automated Testing
10 6 (7.50%) Open Source
10 6 (7.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) SQL
2 32 (40.00%) Java
3 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.75%) Python
5 8 (10.00%) Ruby
6 7 (8.75%) Perl
7 5 (6.25%) C
7 5 (6.25%) C++
8 4 (5.00%) PHP
9 3 (3.75%) C#
9 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.75%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.50%) Tcl
10 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.25%) VB
11 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.25%) Groovy
11 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) ISEB
1 8 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (8.75%) Degree
3 4 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.50%) CSQA
4 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.25%) RHCE
5 1 (1.25%) PMP
5 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.50%) Hyper-V
2 6 (7.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.25%) XenApp
3 5 (6.25%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.25%) GPFS
4 1 (1.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) Puppet
2 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) Oracle
2 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.75%) VMware
4 5 (6.25%) Citrix
4 5 (6.25%) Cognos
4 5 (6.25%) Vertica
5 4 (5.00%) HP
6 3 (3.75%) Adobe
6 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.75%) IBM
7 2 (2.50%) FatWire
7 2 (2.50%) Sybase
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco
8 1 (1.25%) Dell
8 1 (1.25%) Brocade
8 1 (1.25%) Opsware
8 1 (1.25%) Remedy
8 1 (1.25%) CA
8 1 (1.25%) Jaspersoft
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