Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 83 96
Rank change year-on-year +14 +13 +41
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 196 159 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.72% 2.86% 2.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.61% 13.29% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 94 87 71
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.32% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,900 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,342 1,196 1,015
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 25.48% 21.54% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 900 701 607
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25% -5.29%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £59,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Scotland

JIRA
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA in Scotland.

Salary trend for JIRA in Scotland

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Scotland

JIRA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +31 91 £47,500 +11.76% 20
Glasgow -19 62 £42,500 -15.00% 10
West Lothian +11 35 £31,750 - 3
Aberdeenshire +2 3 £41,000 -
Stirling - 2 £39,500 -
Fife - 2 - - 1
Lothian - 1 £37,000 -
Highlands - 1 - -
East Lothian - 1 - -
JIRA
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 103 (52.55%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (37.24%) Git (software)
3 66 (33.67%) Jenkins
4 58 (29.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 58 (29.59%) SQL
5 55 (28.06%) Java
5 55 (28.06%) JavaScript
5 55 (28.06%) Continuous Integration
6 54 (27.55%) DevOps
7 53 (27.04%) Subversion
7 53 (27.04%) Linux
7 53 (27.04%) Scrum
8 51 (26.02%) Windows
8 51 (26.02%) Confluence
9 42 (21.43%) Oracle
10 41 (20.92%) Puppet
10 41 (20.92%) Amazon AWS
10 41 (20.92%) Opscode Chef
11 40 (20.41%) C#
12 38 (19.39%) Ansible
13 36 (18.37%) Finance
14 35 (17.86%) Test Automation
15 34 (17.35%) Team Foundation Server
15 34 (17.35%) Software Engineering
16 33 (16.84%) Python
16 33 (16.84%) Open Source
16 33 (16.84%) Continuous Delivery
17 31 (15.82%) Atlassian
18 30 (15.31%) Microservices
19 29 (14.80%) TeamCity

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 51 (26.02%) Confluence
2 6 (3.06%) Apache
2 6 (3.06%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.04%) JBoss
4 2 (1.02%) concrete5
5 1 (0.51%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.51%) IIS
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 25 (12.76%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (2.55%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.51%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.51%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.51%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.51%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.51%) OPENContractor
4 1 (0.51%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.51%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.51%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.51%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 58 (29.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (20.92%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (13.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.55%) GitHub
5 4 (2.04%) Slack
6 2 (1.02%) BrowserStack
6 2 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.02%) Firebase
6 2 (1.02%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.02%) Office 365
6 2 (1.02%) SaaS
7 1 (0.51%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.53%) SAN
1 3 (1.53%) SNMP
2 2 (1.02%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) Broadband
3 1 (0.51%) DSL
3 1 (0.51%) Firewall
3 1 (0.51%) IPv4
3 1 (0.51%) IPv6
3 1 (0.51%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.51%) SSL
3 1 (0.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.18%) Oracle Reports
1 18 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.65%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.63%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.10%) MySQL
4 10 (5.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 10 (5.10%) Oracle Discoverer
5 9 (4.59%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.06%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.55%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (2.55%) Oracle OWB
7 5 (2.55%) SQLite
8 4 (2.04%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.53%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.02%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.51%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.51%) MSDE
11 1 (0.51%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 73 (37.24%) Git (software)
2 66 (33.67%) Jenkins
3 53 (27.04%) Subversion
4 34 (17.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (14.80%) TeamCity
6 28 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
7 27 (13.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 26 (13.27%) GoCD
8 26 (13.27%) IBM UrbanCode
9 19 (9.69%) Cucumber
10 15 (7.65%) Selenium
11 14 (7.14%) Bitbucket
12 9 (4.59%) Artifactory
12 9 (4.59%) Maven
13 8 (4.08%) JMeter
14 7 (3.57%) Bugzilla
15 6 (3.06%) Hudson
15 6 (3.06%) JUnit
15 6 (3.06%) SpecFlow
16 5 (2.55%) JBehave
General
1 36 (18.37%) Finance
2 15 (7.65%) Banking
3 7 (3.57%) Marketing
4 5 (2.55%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (2.55%) Retail
5 4 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.51%) French Language
6 1 (0.51%) Law
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (25.51%) Developer
2 27 (13.78%) Consultant
3 26 (13.27%) DevOps Consultant
3 26 (13.27%) Senior Consultant
3 26 (13.27%) Senior DevOps
3 26 (13.27%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 21 (10.71%) Analyst
5 17 (8.67%) Oracle Specialist
6 16 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (7.65%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.63%) Software Engineer
9 12 (6.12%) Data Migration Specialist
9 12 (6.12%) ERP Specialist
9 12 (6.12%) Migration Specialist
10 10 (5.10%) Administrator
10 10 (5.10%) Java Engineer
11 9 (4.59%) .NET Developer
11 9 (4.59%) C# Developer
12 8 (4.08%) Automation Engineer
13 7 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.80%) HTML
2 27 (13.78%) .NET
3 26 (13.27%) Elastic Stack
4 23 (11.73%) AngularJS
5 22 (11.22%) CSS
6 20 (10.20%) RESTful
7 19 (9.69%) React
8 16 (8.16%) HTML5
9 15 (7.65%) ASP.NET
9 15 (7.65%) Node.js
10 12 (6.12%) Web Services
11 10 (5.10%) Spring
12 9 (4.59%) REST
13 8 (4.08%) CSS3
13 8 (4.08%) Hibernate
14 7 (3.57%) SOAP
14 7 (3.57%) WPF
15 5 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (2.55%) jQuery
15 5 (2.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.65%) User Experience
3 12 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (5.10%) Fintech
5 9 (4.59%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.53%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.53%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.51%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.51%) EPoS
7 1 (0.51%) NHS
7 1 (0.51%) Smart Home
7 1 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (27.04%) Linux
2 51 (26.02%) Windows
3 28 (14.29%) Unix
4 6 (3.06%) Android
4 6 (3.06%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.02%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (52.55%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (28.06%) Continuous Integration
3 54 (27.55%) DevOps
4 53 (27.04%) Scrum
5 35 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 34 (17.35%) Software Engineering
7 33 (16.84%) Continuous Delivery
7 33 (16.84%) Open Source
8 30 (15.31%) Microservices
9 27 (13.78%) Customer Engagement
9 27 (13.78%) SDLC
10 25 (12.76%) ERP
10 25 (12.76%) OO
11 22 (11.22%) ITIL
12 19 (9.69%) TDD
13 18 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (8.67%) Migration
15 14 (7.14%) Analytics
16 13 (6.63%) Issue Tracking
16 13 (6.63%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 58 (29.59%) SQL
2 55 (28.06%) Java
2 55 (28.06%) JavaScript
3 40 (20.41%) C#
4 33 (16.84%) Python
5 14 (7.14%) C++
6 11 (5.61%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.59%) PL/SQL
7 9 (4.59%) Ruby
8 7 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.57%) PHP
9 5 (2.55%) F#
10 4 (2.04%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.53%) ES6
11 3 (1.53%) Java 8
11 3 (1.53%) Scala
11 3 (1.53%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.02%) C
12 2 (1.02%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.02%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (8.67%) Degree
2 5 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (2.55%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.02%) ISEB
5 1 (0.51%) MBA
5 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) QA
2 5 (2.55%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.02%) GDPR
4 1 (0.51%) PMO
4 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (6.63%) Docker
2 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (20.92%) Opscode Chef
1 41 (20.92%) Puppet
2 38 (19.39%) Ansible
3 26 (13.27%) Consul
3 26 (13.27%) Rundeck
3 26 (13.27%) Terraform
4 4 (2.04%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.51%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 42 (21.43%) Oracle
2 31 (15.82%) Atlassian
3 28 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 27 (13.78%) Splunk
5 26 (13.27%) Delphix
5 26 (13.27%) RedGate
6 22 (11.22%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.08%) Cadence
8 6 (3.06%) Perforce
8 6 (3.06%) Sybase
9 5 (2.55%) CA
9 5 (2.55%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (1.53%) Cognizant
10 3 (1.53%) Zend
11 2 (1.02%) Apple
11 2 (1.02%) BMC
11 2 (1.02%) Google
11 2 (1.02%) NetApp
11 2 (1.02%) Remedy
11 2 (1.02%) VMware