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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 133 131 148
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 39 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.05% 0.91% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.81% 6.03% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 1
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -8.23%
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
573 464 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.39% 15.07% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 396 287 238
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 2 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 2 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 +6 20 £33,250 +6.40% 4
Glasgow -13 12 £40,000 - 3
Dundee +3 3 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Stirling - 2 - -
Midlothian - 1 £31,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 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 30 (46.88%) Java
1 30 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.19%) Selenium
3 22 (34.38%) QA
4 20 (31.25%) Jenkins
4 20 (31.25%) Subversion
5 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (23.44%) Automated Testing
6 15 (23.44%) Finance
6 15 (23.44%) Bugzilla
6 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
7 14 (21.88%) Oracle
7 14 (21.88%) Spring
8 13 (20.31%) TDD
8 13 (20.31%) Hibernate
8 13 (20.31%) Perl
8 13 (20.31%) FogBugz
9 12 (18.75%) Python
9 12 (18.75%) MVC
9 12 (18.75%) Maven
10 11 (17.19%) SQL
10 11 (17.19%) XML
10 11 (17.19%) Oracle Database
10 11 (17.19%) Integration Testing
10 11 (17.19%) Waterfall
11 10 (15.63%) Fiddler
11 10 (15.63%) REST
11 10 (15.63%) Test Strategy
11 10 (15.63%) Spring Integration
11 10 (15.63%) Web Services

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.56%) Jetty
2 1 (1.56%) Node.js
2 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) PuTTY
2 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) Oracle Database
2 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (42.19%) Selenium
2 20 (31.25%) Subversion
2 20 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 15 (23.44%) Bugzilla
4 13 (20.31%) FogBugz
5 12 (18.75%) Maven
6 10 (15.63%) Fiddler
7 8 (12.50%) EasyMock
7 8 (12.50%) Eclipse
7 8 (12.50%) Cucumber
8 7 (10.94%) JUnit
8 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
9 6 (9.38%) WebDriver
9 6 (9.38%) TeamCity
9 6 (9.38%) FishEye
10 4 (6.25%) Hudson
10 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
10 4 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (3.13%) Mockito
General
1 15 (23.44%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Developer
2 14 (21.88%) Test Manager
3 11 (17.19%) Software Engineer
3 11 (17.19%) Java Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Tester
6 5 (7.81%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Software Tester
7 3 (4.69%) QA Tester
7 3 (4.69%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.69%) QA Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Release Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) Spring
2 13 (20.31%) Hibernate
3 11 (17.19%) XML
4 10 (15.63%) Web Services
4 10 (15.63%) Java EE
4 10 (15.63%) HTML
4 10 (15.63%) REST
4 10 (15.63%) Spring Integration
5 9 (14.06%) CSS
6 8 (12.50%) Spring Web Flow
6 8 (12.50%) JPA
7 6 (9.38%) .NET
8 4 (6.25%) J2EE
8 4 (6.25%) jQuery
8 4 (6.25%) Spring MVC
8 4 (6.25%) Spring Security
9 3 (4.69%) Dojo
9 3 (4.69%) JSON
10 2 (3.13%) Java SE
10 2 (3.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.38%) Client/Server
2 6 (9.38%) iPad
3 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.13%) EPoS
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
6 1 (1.56%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.56%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Linux
2 9 (14.06%) Windows
3 6 (9.38%) Android
4 5 (7.81%) UNIX
5 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (23.44%) Automated Testing
4 13 (20.31%) TDD
5 12 (18.75%) MVC
6 11 (17.19%) Integration Testing
6 11 (17.19%) Waterfall
7 10 (15.63%) Test Strategy
7 10 (15.63%) AOP
8 8 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 8 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 7 (10.94%) Test Management
9 7 (10.94%) System Testing
9 7 (10.94%) Compatibility Testing
9 7 (10.94%) Scrum
9 7 (10.94%) UML
10 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.38%) Regression Testing
10 6 (9.38%) Performance Testing
10 6 (9.38%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) Java
2 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.31%) Perl
4 12 (18.75%) Python
5 11 (17.19%) SQL
6 10 (15.63%) Ruby
7 6 (9.38%) C#
7 6 (9.38%) C++
8 4 (6.25%) C
9 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.56%) VB
11 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) ISTQB
2 9 (14.06%) ISEB
3 8 (12.50%) Degree
4 3 (4.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (34.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Oracle
2 10 (15.63%) JBoss
3 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.25%) HP
4 4 (6.25%) Citrix
4 4 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.69%) VMware
6 2 (3.13%) Perforce
6 2 (3.13%) Google
7 1 (1.56%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (1.56%) Twitter
7 1 (1.56%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.56%) Telerik
7 1 (1.56%) Sybase
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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OHO Group
Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago