Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 89 103
Rank change year-on-year +34 +14 +21
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 238 180 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.41% 3.11% 2.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.59% 14.83% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 114 78 67
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% -16.36% +29.41%
10th Percentile £36,000 £31,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £68,000
UK median annual salary £52,133 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.27% - -

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 1,353 1,214 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 25.08% 20.94% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 930 818 533
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £62,750 £70,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 +32 126 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Glasgow +11 65 £44,823 -8.53% 3
West Lothian -2 29 £55,000 -
Aberdeenshire -2 7 £41,750 +21.01%
Aberdeen +1 2 - -
Fife -2 2 - -
Dundee - 2 £38,750 - 1
Stirling - 1 £57,500 -
Highlands - 1 - -
JIRA
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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.

1 130 (54.62%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (36.55%) Git (software)
3 86 (36.13%) JavaScript
4 76 (31.93%) DevOps
5 74 (31.09%) Java
5 74 (31.09%) Finance
6 72 (30.25%) SQL
7 70 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (28.15%) Jenkins
8 67 (28.15%) Scrum
9 66 (27.73%) Confluence
10 58 (24.37%) Test Automation
11 57 (23.95%) Microsoft Azure
12 51 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
13 46 (19.33%) Windows
14 44 (18.49%) HTML
15 43 (18.07%) Linux
15 43 (18.07%) SDLC
16 42 (17.65%) Open Source
17 41 (17.23%) Ansible
18 40 (16.81%) Microservices
18 40 (16.81%) Software Engineering
19 39 (16.39%) Subversion
19 39 (16.39%) C#
19 39 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
20 38 (15.97%) Business Intelligence
20 38 (15.97%) Microsoft
21 37 (15.55%) Unix
22 36 (15.13%) Node.js
23 35 (14.71%) Google Cloud Platform

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 66 (27.73%) Confluence
2 5 (2.10%) Apache
3 4 (1.68%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (1.26%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.84%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.84%) concrete5
5 2 (0.84%) IIS
5 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 9 (3.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.10%) Simulink
4 4 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.42%) InVision
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (3.36%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.42%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.42%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.42%) Actimize
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.42%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.42%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (0.42%) OPENContractor
2 1 (0.42%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.42%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.42%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 57 (23.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (14.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (5.46%) GitHub
5 4 (1.68%) BlazeMeter
5 4 (1.68%) Sauce Labs
6 3 (1.26%) SaaS
7 2 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.84%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.84%) IaaS
7 2 (0.84%) Office 365
7 2 (0.84%) PaaS
7 2 (0.84%) Slack
8 1 (0.42%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.42%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.52%) Internet
2 2 (0.84%) Network Security
2 2 (0.84%) SAN
2 2 (0.84%) SNMP
3 1 (0.42%) Broadband
3 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 25 (10.50%) Oracle Discoverer
1 25 (10.50%) Oracle Reports
1 25 (10.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 17 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
2 17 (7.14%) Oracle OWB
3 16 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (6.30%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.46%) MySQL
6 9 (3.78%) RDBMS
7 8 (3.36%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.36%) SAP HANA
8 4 (1.68%) Big Data
8 4 (1.68%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.84%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.84%) Neo4j
9 2 (0.84%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.84%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 87 (36.55%) Git (software)
2 67 (28.15%) Jenkins
3 39 (16.39%) Subversion
4 35 (14.71%) Selenium
5 34 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (11.76%) IBM UrbanCode
6 28 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
7 27 (11.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 26 (10.92%) GoCD
9 22 (9.24%) Cucumber
10 17 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
10 17 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
10 17 (7.14%) TeamCity
11 10 (4.20%) Bitbucket
12 9 (3.78%) Appium
13 7 (2.94%) Maven
13 7 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
14 6 (2.52%) HP UFT
15 5 (2.10%) Rational DOORS
15 5 (2.10%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 74 (31.09%) Finance
2 26 (10.92%) Banking
3 15 (6.30%) Marketing
4 6 (2.52%) Corporate Banking
5 5 (2.10%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.68%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.68%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.26%) Legal
7 3 (1.26%) Retail
7 3 (1.26%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.42%) Law
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 79 (33.19%) Developer
2 36 (15.13%) Senior DevOps
3 28 (11.76%) Consultant
4 26 (10.92%) DevOps Consultant
4 26 (10.92%) Senior Consultant
4 26 (10.92%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 22 (9.24%) Analyst
6 20 (8.40%) DevOps Engineer
7 18 (7.56%) Java Developer
8 17 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
9 16 (6.72%) Senior Developer
10 15 (6.30%) Software Engineer
11 14 (5.88%) Software Developer
12 13 (5.46%) Full Stack Developer
13 12 (5.04%) React Developer
14 10 (4.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 9 (3.78%) C# Developer
16 8 (3.36%) Quality Engineer
16 8 (3.36%) SAP Engineer
16 8 (3.36%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (18.49%) HTML
2 36 (15.13%) Node.js
3 34 (14.29%) React
4 26 (10.92%) .NET
4 26 (10.92%) Elastic Stack
5 25 (10.50%) AngularJS
6 23 (9.66%) CSS
6 23 (9.66%) RESTful
7 19 (7.98%) HTML5
8 15 (6.30%) WPF
9 13 (5.46%) CSS3
10 11 (4.62%) REST
11 9 (3.78%) .NET Framework
11 9 (3.78%) ASP.NET
11 9 (3.78%) Redux
12 8 (3.36%) Entity Framework
12 8 (3.36%) jQuery
12 8 (3.36%) Spring
13 6 (2.52%) LESS
13 6 (2.52%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.72%) Mobile App
2 16 (6.72%) User Experience
3 11 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.78%) Fintech
5 8 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.94%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.94%) Smart Home
7 4 (1.68%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.68%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.26%) Animation
8 3 (1.26%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.84%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.42%) EPoS
10 1 (0.42%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.42%) Motion Graphics
10 1 (0.42%) SCADA
10 1 (0.42%) Social Media
10 1 (0.42%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 46 (19.33%) Windows
2 43 (18.07%) Linux
3 37 (15.55%) Unix
4 5 (2.10%) VxWorks
5 4 (1.68%) Android
6 3 (1.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.84%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (54.62%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (31.93%) DevOps
3 70 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 67 (28.15%) Scrum
5 58 (24.37%) Test Automation
6 43 (18.07%) SDLC
7 42 (17.65%) Open Source
8 40 (16.81%) Microservices
8 40 (16.81%) Software Engineering
9 38 (15.97%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
11 32 (13.45%) Continuous Delivery
12 29 (12.18%) Change Management
13 27 (11.34%) OO
14 26 (10.92%) ITIL
15 23 (9.66%) MVC
16 21 (8.82%) BDD
16 21 (8.82%) Configuration Management
16 21 (8.82%) User Stories
17 19 (7.98%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 86 (36.13%) JavaScript
2 74 (31.09%) Java
3 72 (30.25%) SQL
4 39 (16.39%) C#
5 33 (13.87%) Python
6 30 (12.61%) PL/SQL
7 26 (10.92%) C++
8 10 (4.20%) TypeScript
9 9 (3.78%) ES6
10 6 (2.52%) PHP
11 5 (2.10%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.10%) Java 8
11 5 (2.10%) Java 9
11 5 (2.10%) MATLAB
11 5 (2.10%) Scala
12 4 (1.68%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.84%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.84%) Ruby
13 2 (0.84%) SOQL
14 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (4.20%) Degree
2 4 (1.68%) ISTQB
2 4 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.42%) PMP
5 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.72%) QA
2 7 (2.94%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.94%) GDPR
3 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.42%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.42%) FedRAMP
4 1 (0.42%) GAMP
4 1 (0.42%) GxP
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.42%) SEPA
System Software
1 16 (6.72%) Docker
2 2 (0.84%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.84%) HDFS
2 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 41 (17.23%) Ansible
2 39 (16.39%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (13.87%) Puppet
4 27 (11.34%) Terraform
5 26 (10.92%) Consul
5 26 (10.92%) Rundeck
6 16 (6.72%) Kubernetes
7 4 (1.68%) CA Service Virtualization
8 2 (0.84%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 38 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 35 (14.71%) Oracle
3 27 (11.34%) ServiceNow
4 26 (10.92%) Delphix
4 26 (10.92%) RedGate
4 26 (10.92%) Splunk
5 15 (6.30%) Atlassian
6 11 (4.62%) CA
7 8 (3.36%) Perfecto Mobile
7 8 (3.36%) SAP
8 7 (2.94%) CA Agile Central
9 5 (2.10%) Google
9 5 (2.10%) IBM
10 4 (1.68%) Cognizant
11 3 (1.26%) Perforce
12 2 (0.84%) Adobe
12 2 (0.84%) NetApp
12 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.84%) Sybase
12 2 (0.84%) VMware