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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 124 130 148
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 41 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.23% 0.94% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.02% 5.93% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 1
Average salary £39,750 £35,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.97% -35.45%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
511 506 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.32% 15.84% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 356 292 218
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £49,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 October 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 31 October 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 +5 22 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Glasgow +9 12 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Stirling - 4 - -
Dundee +6 2 £32,500 +44.44%
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.31%) Java
3 27 (34.62%) Finance
3 27 (34.62%) Selenium
4 25 (32.05%) QA
4 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
5 21 (26.92%) Subversion
6 20 (25.64%) Bugzilla
7 19 (24.36%) MVC
8 18 (23.08%) Hibernate
8 18 (23.08%) SQL
8 18 (23.08%) Waterfall
9 17 (21.79%) Spring
9 17 (21.79%) Perl
9 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
10 16 (20.51%) Oracle
10 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
10 16 (20.51%) Java EE
10 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (19.23%) JPA
11 15 (19.23%) Ruby
11 15 (19.23%) TDD
11 15 (19.23%) FogBugz
11 15 (19.23%) Python
12 14 (17.95%) HTML
12 14 (17.95%) Jenkins
13 13 (16.67%) CSS
13 13 (16.67%) Oracle Database
13 13 (16.67%) Banking
13 13 (16.67%) Automated Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 10 (12.82%) JBoss
1 10 (12.82%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.56%) Jetty
2 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.28%) Confluence
3 1 (1.28%) Node.js
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.28%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.97%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.56%) DataStage
6 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.28%) MySQL
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (34.62%) Selenium
2 21 (26.92%) Subversion
3 20 (25.64%) Bugzilla
4 15 (19.23%) FogBugz
5 14 (17.95%) Jenkins
6 12 (15.38%) Maven
7 9 (11.54%) Fiddler
7 9 (11.54%) Eclipse
8 8 (10.26%) TeamCity
8 8 (10.26%) EasyMock
8 8 (10.26%) Cucumber
9 7 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (7.69%) WebDriver
10 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
11 5 (6.41%) JUnit
11 5 (6.41%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (2.56%) Toad
12 2 (2.56%) Mockito
12 2 (2.56%) FishEye
13 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
General
1 27 (34.62%) Finance
2 13 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Games
3 4 (5.13%) Marketing
4 2 (2.56%) Front Office
4 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (23.08%) Developer
2 17 (21.79%) Analyst
3 16 (20.51%) Test Manager
4 15 (19.23%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Test Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Business Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Tester
7 5 (6.41%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) QA Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.85%) QA Tester
9 3 (3.85%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.85%) Quality Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Software Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) Hibernate
2 17 (21.79%) Spring
3 16 (20.51%) Java EE
4 15 (19.23%) JPA
5 14 (17.95%) HTML
6 13 (16.67%) CSS
7 11 (14.10%) Spring MVC
8 10 (12.82%) REST
8 10 (12.82%) Web Services
9 9 (11.54%) CSS3
9 9 (11.54%) HTML5
10 8 (10.26%) Spring Integration
10 8 (10.26%) Spring Web Flow
11 7 (8.97%) Struts
11 7 (8.97%) XML
12 5 (6.41%) .NET
13 4 (5.13%) J2EE
13 4 (5.13%) jQuery
14 3 (3.85%) Dojo
14 3 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.69%) iPad
2 6 (7.69%) EPoS
3 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.85%) Social Media
5 2 (2.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.28%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Replication
6 1 (1.28%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.28%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.28%) Derivative
6 1 (1.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Linux
3 3 (3.85%) Android
3 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.85%) UNIX
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.28%) AIX
4 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.36%) MVC
3 18 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (19.23%) TDD
6 13 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 11 (14.10%) Integration Testing
7 11 (14.10%) Test Strategy
8 10 (12.82%) Test Management
8 10 (12.82%) AOP
8 10 (12.82%) Software Testing
9 9 (11.54%) Regression Testing
10 8 (10.26%) Configuration Management
10 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
10 8 (10.26%) User Stories
11 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
11 7 (8.97%) People Management
11 7 (8.97%) Compatibility Testing
11 7 (8.97%) System Testing
11 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.31%) Java
2 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
3 18 (23.08%) SQL
4 17 (21.79%) Perl
5 15 (19.23%) Python
5 15 (19.23%) Ruby
6 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.56%) C#
8 1 (1.28%) VB
8 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Degree
2 11 (14.10%) ISTQB
3 10 (12.82%) ISEB
4 4 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (32.05%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) Docker
2 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.28%) Puppet
2 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
1 16 (20.51%) Oracle
2 7 (8.97%) Sybase
3 6 (7.69%) VMware
4 4 (5.13%) HP
5 3 (3.85%) IBM
6 2 (2.56%) Remedy
6 2 (2.56%) Perforce
7 1 (1.28%) Informatica
7 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.28%) Telerik
7 1 (1.28%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (1.28%) Twitter
7 1 (1.28%) Guidewire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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