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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 126 135 136
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 39 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.24% 1.02% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.82% 6.68% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
499 554 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.83% 15.33% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 319 394 309
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 £57,500 £50,000 £53,850
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 4 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 4 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
Edinburgh +5 22 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Glasgow +14 16 £40,000 +4.57% 3
Aberdeen - 1 £31,500 -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 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 44 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (47.14%) SQL
3 23 (32.86%) Java
4 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
5 18 (25.71%) Selenium
6 16 (22.86%) Finance
6 16 (22.86%) Scrum
6 16 (22.86%) Oracle
7 14 (20.00%) HTML
8 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
8 13 (18.57%) Linux
8 13 (18.57%) QA
8 13 (18.57%) User Stories
8 13 (18.57%) SDLC
9 12 (17.14%) BDD
9 12 (17.14%) Test Automation
9 12 (17.14%) CSS
10 11 (15.71%) ISEB
10 11 (15.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (15.71%) Relational Database
11 10 (14.29%) ISTQB
12 9 (12.86%) Subversion
12 9 (12.86%) Software Engineering
12 9 (12.86%) Ruby
12 9 (12.86%) Python
12 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
13 8 (11.43%) Test Management
13 8 (11.43%) Manual Testing
13 8 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (11.43%) HP Quality Center

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
1 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) Documentum
2 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.43%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.43%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) LAN
1 5 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (1.43%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) Wireless
2 1 (1.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.71%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.71%) OLAP
5 4 (5.71%) Cognos Query Studio
5 4 (5.71%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 4 (5.71%) Cognos Report Studio
5 4 (5.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Cognos Event Studio
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.43%) MySQL
8 1 (1.43%) SQLite
8 1 (1.43%) Big Data
8 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 18 (25.71%) Selenium
2 9 (12.86%) Subversion
2 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
3 8 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (11.43%) WebDriver
3 8 (11.43%) Jenkins
4 7 (10.00%) FogBugz
4 7 (10.00%) Bugzilla
5 5 (7.14%) HP UFT
5 5 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.71%) LoadRunner
7 3 (4.29%) FitNesse
7 3 (4.29%) Hudson
7 3 (4.29%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.86%) FishEye
8 2 (2.86%) Maven
8 2 (2.86%) JUnit
9 1 (1.43%) JMeter
9 1 (1.43%) Fiddler
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Banking
2 3 (4.29%) Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Games
4 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Analyst
2 17 (24.29%) Developer
3 13 (18.57%) Test Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Cognos Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Leader
6 4 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.29%) QA Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Configuration Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) HTML
2 12 (17.14%) CSS
3 8 (11.43%) HTML5
4 7 (10.00%) Spring
5 6 (8.57%) .NET
5 6 (8.57%) Web Services
5 6 (8.57%) CSS3
6 5 (7.14%) RESTful
6 5 (7.14%) XML
7 4 (5.71%) Hibernate
7 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.29%) LESS
8 3 (4.29%) Ember.js
8 3 (4.29%) J2EE
9 2 (2.86%) Servlets
9 2 (2.86%) Struts
9 2 (2.86%) Java EE
9 2 (2.86%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.86%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) User Experience
2 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.86%) Wiki
3 2 (2.86%) Market Risk
3 2 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.43%) EPoS
4 1 (1.43%) Statistics
4 1 (1.43%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.43%) Contract for Difference
4 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Linux
2 7 (10.00%) Windows
3 6 (8.57%) Android
3 6 (8.57%) Apple iOS
4 5 (7.14%) UNIX
4 5 (7.14%) Mac OS X
5 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.86%) Scrum
3 13 (18.57%) User Stories
3 13 (18.57%) SDLC
4 12 (17.14%) Test Automation
4 12 (17.14%) BDD
5 11 (15.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (12.86%) Software Engineering
7 8 (11.43%) Manual Testing
7 8 (11.43%) Test Management
8 7 (10.00%) Kanban
8 7 (10.00%) Test Strategy
8 7 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (10.00%) TDD
9 6 (8.57%) Project Management
9 6 (8.57%) MVC
9 6 (8.57%) Software Testing
9 6 (8.57%) System Testing
10 5 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.14%) SQL
2 23 (32.86%) Java
3 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.86%) Python
4 9 (12.86%) Ruby
5 5 (7.14%) Perl
6 4 (5.71%) PHP
6 4 (5.71%) C#
7 2 (2.86%) C++
7 2 (2.86%) Tcl
7 2 (2.86%) C
7 2 (2.86%) Scala
7 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.43%) VB
8 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.43%) Groovy
8 1 (1.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) ISEB
2 10 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.14%) Degree
3 5 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.86%) CSQA
5 1 (1.43%) PMP
5 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.14%) XenApp
2 5 (7.14%) XenDesktop
2 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Oracle
2 6 (8.57%) VMware
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.14%) HP
3 5 (7.14%) Citrix
4 4 (5.71%) Cognos
4 4 (5.71%) Vertica
5 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.29%) Adobe
6 2 (2.86%) IBM
6 2 (2.86%) Sybase
6 2 (2.86%) FatWire
6 2 (2.86%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.43%) SAP
7 1 (1.43%) CA
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £30 - £50 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Agile Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Glasgow
Talent Spa
Salary: £60k - 100k per year
Posted: 26 days ago