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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 133 120 128
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 27 49 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 1.41% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.28% 7.79% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 3
Average salary £50,000 £37,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.45% +2.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £28,350 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £45,319 £55,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
430 629 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.85% 18.11% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 276 386 217
Average salary £40,000 £39,900 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.25% +6.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 March 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 March 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 -5 9 £47,500 +42.85% 2
Dundee +6 8 - -
Edinburgh -5 8 £50,000 +20.48% 2
West Lothian - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £27,500 -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (48.68%) Java
3 29 (38.16%) Finance
4 27 (35.53%) SQL
5 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
6 24 (31.58%) Scrum
7 20 (26.32%) Subversion
8 17 (22.37%) Spring
8 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
8 17 (22.37%) CSS
8 17 (22.37%) Selenium
9 16 (21.05%) QA
9 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
10 14 (18.42%) Hibernate
10 14 (18.42%) HTML
10 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
10 14 (18.42%) Automated Testing
11 13 (17.11%) HP Quality Center
11 13 (17.11%) OO
12 12 (15.79%) JUnit
12 12 (15.79%) TDD
12 12 (15.79%) Banking
12 12 (15.79%) Waterfall
13 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
13 11 (14.47%) Software Testing
13 11 (14.47%) Degree
13 11 (14.47%) MVC
13 11 (14.47%) Tomcat
13 11 (14.47%) Configuration Management
14 10 (13.16%) Struts

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 11 (14.47%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.95%) Confluence
3 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.32%) Node.js
4 1 (1.32%) Jetty
4 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.32%) JBoss
4 1 (1.32%) Apache
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
3 10 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.95%) DataStage
4 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Subversion
2 17 (22.37%) Selenium
3 12 (15.79%) JUnit
4 10 (13.16%) Bugzilla
5 9 (11.84%) FishEye
6 6 (7.89%) FogBugz
6 6 (7.89%) Cucumber
7 5 (6.58%) TeamCity
8 4 (5.26%) Maven
8 4 (5.26%) JMeter
8 4 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (5.26%) LoadRunner
8 4 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.95%) Fiddler
9 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
10 2 (2.63%) Toad
10 2 (2.63%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.63%) Rational Application Developer
11 1 (1.32%) Appium
General
1 29 (38.16%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.26%) Private Banking
4 4 (5.26%) Marketing
5 3 (3.95%) Games
6 2 (2.63%) Front Office
7 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (23.68%) Analyst
2 15 (19.74%) Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Test Manager
4 9 (11.84%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Tester
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Technical Leader
7 5 (6.58%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Quality Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Software Test Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Applications Support Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Test Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.37%) Spring
1 17 (22.37%) CSS
2 14 (18.42%) Hibernate
2 14 (18.42%) HTML
3 10 (13.16%) Struts
3 10 (13.16%) Spring MVC
3 10 (13.16%) JPA
3 10 (13.16%) HTML5
3 10 (13.16%) CSS3
4 8 (10.53%) Web Services
4 8 (10.53%) J2EE
5 7 (9.21%) Java EE
6 6 (7.89%) Servlets
6 6 (7.89%) Spring Security
6 6 (7.89%) GWT
6 6 (7.89%) JAX-RS
6 6 (7.89%) Spring Integration
7 3 (3.95%) XML
7 3 (3.95%) .NET
8 2 (2.63%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.26%) EPoS
3 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) Social Media
4 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) Open Source
5 1 (1.32%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.32%) Wiki
5 1 (1.32%) Derivative
5 1 (1.32%) Statistics
5 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Handset
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) UNIX
2 5 (6.58%) Windows
3 3 (3.95%) Android
3 3 (3.95%) AIX
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) Scrum
3 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 14 (18.42%) Automated Testing
5 13 (17.11%) OO
6 12 (15.79%) TDD
6 12 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 11 (14.47%) Software Testing
7 11 (14.47%) MVC
7 11 (14.47%) Configuration Management
8 9 (11.84%) BDD
8 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (11.84%) SOA
9 8 (10.53%) Test Strategy
9 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
10 7 (9.21%) Test Management
10 7 (9.21%) System Testing
10 7 (9.21%) Business Development
11 6 (7.89%) OOD
11 6 (7.89%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) Java
2 27 (35.53%) SQL
3 25 (32.89%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.16%) Perl
5 8 (10.53%) Python
6 7 (9.21%) Ruby
7 3 (3.95%) C#
8 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.63%) Scala
9 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) ISEB
3 5 (6.58%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.63%) VCP4
6 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.32%) PMP
6 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.05%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.63%) Docker
3 1 (1.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (17.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.63%) Puppet
2 2 (2.63%) Ansible
2 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.16%) Sybase
3 7 (9.21%) Oracle
3 7 (9.21%) HP
4 4 (5.26%) IBM
5 3 (3.95%) VMware
6 2 (2.63%) Remedy
7 1 (1.32%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.32%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.32%) Informatica
7 1 (1.32%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.32%) SAP
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