Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 95 91
Rank change year-on-year +23 -4 +48
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 194 148 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.60% 2.67% 2.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.70% 12.49% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 94 92 84
Scotland median annual salary £44,750 £46,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.24% +5.71% +2.94%
10th Percentile £31,625 £31,250 £29,975
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £66,000
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 1,320 1,185 1,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 24.49% 21.41% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 856 658 602
Scotland median annual salary £45,790 £40,450 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.20% -4.82% +2.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +29 83 £47,500 +11.76% 30
Glasgow -21 67 £42,500 -15.00% 13
West Lothian - 38 £31,750 - 2
Stirling - 2 £39,500 -
Dundee +15 1 - - 3
Lothian - 1 £37,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
East Lothian - 1 - -
Fife - 1 - - 2
JIRA
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 104 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (38.66%) Jenkins
3 73 (37.63%) Git (software)
4 58 (29.90%) SQL
5 55 (28.35%) Java
5 55 (28.35%) Windows
6 53 (27.32%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (26.80%) Subversion
7 52 (26.80%) Linux
8 49 (25.26%) DevOps
9 46 (23.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 46 (23.71%) Confluence
10 45 (23.20%) Test Automation
10 45 (23.20%) Oracle
11 42 (21.65%) JavaScript
12 41 (21.13%) Puppet
13 40 (20.62%) Open Source
13 40 (20.62%) Opscode Chef
13 40 (20.62%) C#
13 40 (20.62%) Scrum
13 40 (20.62%) Software Engineering
14 39 (20.10%) Python
15 38 (19.59%) Ansible
15 38 (19.59%) Amazon AWS
16 36 (18.56%) Team Foundation Server
17 34 (17.53%) Continuous Delivery
17 34 (17.53%) SDLC
18 31 (15.98%) Microservices
18 31 (15.98%) Atlassian
18 31 (15.98%) Degree

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 46 (23.71%) Confluence
2 7 (3.61%) Apache
2 7 (3.61%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.58%) JBoss
4 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.03%) IIS
5 1 (0.52%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.52%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 26 (13.40%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.03%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.03%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (23.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (19.59%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (13.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (3.61%) GitHub
5 2 (1.03%) BrowserStack
5 2 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.03%) Firebase
5 2 (1.03%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.03%) SaaS
5 2 (1.03%) Slack
6 1 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.52%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (0.52%) Office 365
6 1 (0.52%) Route 53
6 1 (0.52%) Trello
6 1 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.15%) HTTP
2 9 (4.64%) IPv4
2 9 (4.64%) IPv6
2 9 (4.64%) VLAN
3 3 (1.55%) SNMP
4 2 (1.03%) SAN
5 1 (0.52%) DSL
5 1 (0.52%) Firewall
5 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.67%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (5.15%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.61%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.09%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.58%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.55%) DB2
8 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.03%) MSDE
9 2 (1.03%) SQLite
10 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.52%) MySQL
10 1 (0.52%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 75 (38.66%) Jenkins
2 73 (37.63%) Git (software)
3 52 (26.80%) Subversion
4 36 (18.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (14.43%) TeamCity
6 26 (13.40%) Octopus Deploy
7 25 (12.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (12.89%) GoCD
7 25 (12.89%) IBM UrbanCode
8 23 (11.86%) Cucumber
9 16 (8.25%) Bugzilla
10 15 (7.73%) Selenium
11 9 (4.64%) Bitbucket
11 9 (4.64%) JMeter
11 9 (4.64%) Maven
12 8 (4.12%) Grunt
12 8 (4.12%) Jasmine
12 8 (4.12%) webpack
13 7 (3.61%) Artifactory
13 7 (3.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (13.92%) Finance
2 9 (4.64%) Banking
2 9 (4.64%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.12%) Electronics
4 6 (3.09%) Retail
5 5 (2.58%) Marketing
6 3 (1.55%) Law
7 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.52%) French Language
8 1 (0.52%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (20.62%) Developer
2 26 (13.40%) Consultant
3 25 (12.89%) DevOps Consultant
3 25 (12.89%) Senior Consultant
3 25 (12.89%) Senior DevOps
3 25 (12.89%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 18 (9.28%) Analyst
5 17 (8.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 17 (8.76%) Java Developer
6 15 (7.73%) Test Engineer
7 14 (7.22%) Data Migration Specialist
7 14 (7.22%) ERP Specialist
7 14 (7.22%) Migration Specialist
7 14 (7.22%) Oracle Specialist
7 14 (7.22%) Software Engineer
8 12 (6.19%) Administrator
8 12 (6.19%) Automation Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Tester
10 10 (5.15%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.15%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.43%) .NET
2 25 (12.89%) Elastic Stack
3 23 (11.86%) REST
4 18 (9.28%) AngularJS
5 17 (8.76%) ASP.NET
5 17 (8.76%) CSS
5 17 (8.76%) HTML
6 16 (8.25%) Web Services
7 15 (7.73%) HTML5
8 14 (7.22%) React
8 14 (7.22%) RESTful
8 14 (7.22%) Spring
9 11 (5.67%) Node.js
10 10 (5.15%) Hibernate
11 8 (4.12%) SOAP
12 7 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (3.09%) .NET Core
13 6 (3.09%) Gherkin
13 6 (3.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (2.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.73%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.19%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (5.15%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.64%) User Experience
6 8 (4.12%) Fintech
7 3 (1.55%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.03%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.03%) FMCG
9 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.52%) NHS
9 1 (0.52%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.52%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 55 (28.35%) Windows
2 52 (26.80%) Linux
3 29 (14.95%) Unix
4 7 (3.61%) Android
4 7 (3.61%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.52%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (27.32%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (25.26%) DevOps
4 45 (23.20%) Test Automation
5 40 (20.62%) Open Source
5 40 (20.62%) Scrum
5 40 (20.62%) Software Engineering
6 34 (17.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 34 (17.53%) SDLC
7 31 (15.98%) Microservices
8 30 (15.46%) TDD
9 27 (13.92%) OO
10 26 (13.40%) Customer Engagement
10 26 (13.40%) ERP
11 18 (9.28%) BDD
12 16 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (7.73%) Data Migration
13 15 (7.73%) Migration
14 14 (7.22%) ITIL
15 13 (6.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 58 (29.90%) SQL
2 55 (28.35%) Java
3 42 (21.65%) JavaScript
4 40 (20.62%) C#
5 39 (20.10%) Python
6 12 (6.19%) Ruby
7 11 (5.67%) PowerShell
8 9 (4.64%) C++
8 9 (4.64%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.64%) Tcl
9 6 (3.09%) Java 8
10 5 (2.58%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.58%) F#
10 5 (2.58%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.06%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.55%) PHP
13 2 (1.03%) C
13 2 (1.03%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (15.98%) Degree
2 6 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.58%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (2.58%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.03%) ISEB
4 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.12%) QA
2 4 (2.06%) SLA
3 2 (1.03%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (5.15%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (21.13%) Puppet
2 40 (20.62%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (19.59%) Ansible
4 27 (13.92%) Terraform
5 25 (12.89%) Consul
5 25 (12.89%) Rundeck
6 2 (1.03%) Cacti
6 2 (1.03%) Capistrano
6 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.03%) Salt
7 1 (0.52%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (23.20%) Oracle
2 31 (15.98%) Atlassian
3 29 (14.95%) ServiceNow
4 28 (14.43%) Splunk
5 25 (12.89%) Delphix
5 25 (12.89%) RedGate
6 16 (8.25%) Microsoft
7 11 (5.67%) Cadence
8 9 (4.64%) Perforce
8 9 (4.64%) Sybase
9 4 (2.06%) Google
9 4 (2.06%) Remedy
10 2 (1.03%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.03%) Apple
10 2 (1.03%) BMC
10 2 (1.03%) Cognizant
10 2 (1.03%) Sage
10 2 (1.03%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.52%) HP
11 1 (0.52%) NetApp