Period
to 28 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 6 months to 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 68 61
Rank change year-on-year -10 -7 +26
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 32 22 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.26% 2.38% 4.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.21% 9.61% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 51
10th Percentile £36,750 £29,750 £31,850
25th Percentile £40,500 £30,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +42.86% -30.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £62,500 £42,500 £58,125
90th Percentile £80,000 £51,250 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +11.11%

JIRA is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 262 229 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 18.46% 24.76% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 175 154 379
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,400
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year - -3.23% -7.00%
75th Percentile £58,625 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Glasgow

JIRA
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JIRA in Glasgow.

Salary trend for JIRA in Glasgow

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in Glasgow over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
3 13 (40.63%) Test Automation
4 11 (34.38%) DevOps
4 11 (34.38%) Social Skills
5 10 (31.25%) Azure
5 10 (31.25%) Confluence
6 8 (25.00%) Python
7 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (21.88%) AWS
7 7 (21.88%) Issue Tracking
8 6 (18.75%) GitHub
8 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (18.75%) Selenium
8 6 (18.75%) Test Management
8 6 (18.75%) Subversion
8 6 (18.75%) SQL
8 6 (18.75%) C#
8 6 (18.75%) .NET
9 5 (15.63%) SOAP
9 5 (15.63%) OO
9 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Degree
9 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
9 5 (15.63%) REST
9 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
9 5 (15.63%) React
10 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (31.25%) Confluence
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Drupal
2 2 (6.25%) Podio
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) InVision
2 1 (3.13%) Marvel
2 1 (3.13%) Sketch
2 1 (3.13%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Azure
2 7 (21.88%) AWS
3 6 (18.75%) GitHub
4 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (6.25%) OpenShift
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (3.13%) Miro
6 1 (3.13%) OneDrive
6 1 (3.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) SNMP
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) VoIP
3 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
1 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.75%) Selenium
2 6 (18.75%) Subversion
3 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.50%) Appium
5 3 (9.38%) Cypress.io
5 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
6 2 (6.25%) TestDirector
6 2 (6.25%) TestNG
6 2 (6.25%) Zephyr
7 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
7 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
7 1 (3.13%) Postman
7 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (34.38%) Social Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Presentation Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Wearables
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Games
5 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Coach
3 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Scrum Master
3 3 (9.38%) Test Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.13%) QA Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) React
2 5 (15.63%) REST
2 5 (15.63%) SOAP
3 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
3 3 (9.38%) JSON
3 3 (9.38%) Kafka
3 3 (9.38%) Spring
3 3 (9.38%) Vue.js
3 3 (9.38%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (6.25%) Ember.js
5 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (3.13%) Node.js
5 1 (3.13%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Android
1 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Test Automation
3 11 (34.38%) DevOps
4 7 (21.88%) Issue Tracking
4 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (18.75%) Test Management
6 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
6 5 (15.63%) OO
6 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.50%) Scrum
7 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 4 (12.50%) Workshop Facilitation
8 3 (9.38%) Active Listening
8 3 (9.38%) Agile Coaching
8 3 (9.38%) Critical Thinking
8 3 (9.38%) Full Stack Development
8 3 (9.38%) SDLC
8 3 (9.38%) Self-Awareness
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Java
2 8 (25.00%) Python
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.38%) C++
5 3 (9.38%) Java 8
5 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.13%) Kotlin
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) AWS Certification
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (3.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe
2 2 (6.25%) Cognizant
2 2 (6.25%) Sitecore
2 2 (6.25%) Sybase
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Mitel
3 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
3 1 (3.13%) Splunk