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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 116 111 136
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 32 50 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.04% 1.53% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.17% 8.21% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 5
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £30,450 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £48,187 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
446 609 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.49% 18.65% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 302 366 230
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,950 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +4 13 £38,750 +29.16% 1
Edinburgh -8 11 £50,000 +3.76% 4
Dundee +12 7 - - 2
Stirling - 1 £50,000 -
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JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 46 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.00%) Java
3 30 (41.67%) Finance
4 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 26 (36.11%) SQL
6 21 (29.17%) Subversion
6 21 (29.17%) Scrum
7 19 (26.39%) QA
8 17 (23.61%) Selenium
8 17 (23.61%) Spring
8 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
8 17 (23.61%) CSS
9 16 (22.22%) Automated Testing
9 16 (22.22%) Hibernate
10 15 (20.83%) Software Engineering
10 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
11 14 (19.44%) JUnit
11 14 (19.44%) HTML
11 14 (19.44%) Banking
12 13 (18.06%) Perl
12 13 (18.06%) Waterfall
13 12 (16.67%) Relational Database
13 12 (16.67%) Spring MVC
13 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (16.67%) OO
13 12 (16.67%) Tomcat
13 12 (16.67%) Bugzilla
13 12 (16.67%) MVC
14 11 (15.28%) TDD
14 11 (15.28%) Python

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.17%) Confluence
3 2 (2.78%) Jetty
3 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.78%) JBoss
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 10 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.17%) DataStage
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (29.17%) Subversion
2 17 (23.61%) Selenium
3 14 (19.44%) JUnit
4 12 (16.67%) Bugzilla
5 8 (11.11%) FishEye
5 8 (11.11%) FogBugz
6 7 (9.72%) TeamCity
7 6 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (6.94%) Maven
8 5 (6.94%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (6.94%) Cucumber
9 4 (5.56%) LoadRunner
9 4 (5.56%) JMeter
10 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
10 3 (4.17%) Fiddler
10 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
11 2 (2.78%) Rational Application Developer
11 2 (2.78%) WebDriver
11 2 (2.78%) Mockito
11 2 (2.78%) Toad
General
1 30 (41.67%) Finance
2 14 (19.44%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Private Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Front Office
6 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 7 (9.72%) Test Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Tester
7 5 (6.94%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Technical Business Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Quality Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Software Test Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.61%) CSS
1 17 (23.61%) Spring
2 16 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 14 (19.44%) HTML
4 12 (16.67%) Spring MVC
5 10 (13.89%) JPA
5 10 (13.89%) HTML5
5 10 (13.89%) CSS3
5 10 (13.89%) Struts
6 9 (12.50%) Web Services
6 9 (12.50%) J2EE
6 9 (12.50%) Java EE
7 7 (9.72%) Spring Security
8 5 (6.94%) GWT
8 5 (6.94%) Spring Integration
8 5 (6.94%) JAX-RS
8 5 (6.94%) Servlets
9 4 (5.56%) XML
10 3 (4.17%) .NET
11 2 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) EPoS
1 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.17%) Social Media
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Handset
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.39%) Derivative
4 1 (1.39%) Statistics
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) Windows
3 4 (5.56%) UNIX
4 3 (4.17%) AIX
4 3 (4.17%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) Scrum
3 16 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 15 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 13 (18.06%) Waterfall
6 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.67%) OO
6 12 (16.67%) MVC
7 11 (15.28%) Configuration Management
7 11 (15.28%) TDD
8 10 (13.89%) Software Testing
9 9 (12.50%) SOA
9 9 (12.50%) BDD
10 8 (11.11%) Test Strategy
10 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 7 (9.72%) Test Management
11 7 (9.72%) Business Development
12 6 (8.33%) OOD
12 6 (8.33%) Regression Testing
12 6 (8.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.00%) Java
2 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 26 (36.11%) SQL
4 13 (18.06%) Perl
5 11 (15.28%) Python
6 10 (13.89%) Ruby
7 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.39%) Scala
8 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.56%) ISEB
4 3 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.39%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.78%) Docker
3 1 (1.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.78%) Puppet
2 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.78%) Ansible
3 1 (1.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) Sybase
3 6 (8.33%) Oracle
4 5 (6.94%) HP
5 4 (5.56%) IBM
5 4 (5.56%) VMware
6 2 (2.78%) Remedy
6 2 (2.78%) Perforce
7 1 (1.39%) Informatica
7 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.39%) Guidewire
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus Standard Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago