Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 96 139
Rank change year-on-year +1 +43 +34
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 156 122 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.77% 2.38% 1.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.92% 11.63% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 86 78 56
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% +3.45% +12.99%
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,525 £33,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 1207 1049 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.40% 20.48% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 673 628 685
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.47% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,750 £59,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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
Glasgow +14 97 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Edinburgh -11 50 £42,500 - 9
West Lothian +2 4 - -
Dundee - 2 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £47,500 -
JIRA
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 112 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (42.31%) Java
3 64 (41.03%) Test Automation
4 56 (35.90%) Scrum
5 55 (35.26%) SQL
6 49 (31.41%) Confluence
7 39 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 36 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 36 (23.08%) Oracle
8 36 (23.08%) C#
9 32 (20.51%) Finance
9 32 (20.51%) Degree
10 31 (19.87%) JavaScript
11 26 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 26 (16.67%) TDD
12 24 (15.38%) Selenium
13 23 (14.74%) Software Engineering
13 23 (14.74%) Linux
13 23 (14.74%) Python
14 22 (14.10%) .NET
14 22 (14.10%) TeamCity
14 22 (14.10%) SDLC
15 20 (12.82%) HTML
15 20 (12.82%) REST
16 19 (12.18%) DevOps
16 19 (12.18%) PL/SQL
16 19 (12.18%) Web Services
17 18 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
17 18 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (10.90%) Amazon AWS

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 49 (31.41%) Confluence
2 9 (5.77%) JBoss
3 5 (3.21%) Apache
3 5 (3.21%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (3.21%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (3.21%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (2.56%) GemFire
5 3 (1.92%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (1.28%) FileNet
6 2 (1.28%) IIS
6 2 (1.28%) nginx
6 2 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.64%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.92%) Sonata
3 1 (0.64%) assyst
3 1 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.64%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (10.90%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.13%) Firebase
4 5 (3.21%) GitHub
4 5 (3.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.56%) Slack
6 3 (1.92%) PaaS
7 2 (1.28%) BlazeMeter
7 2 (1.28%) BrowserStack
7 2 (1.28%) Office 365
7 2 (1.28%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.64%) Heroku
8 1 (0.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.49%) HTTP
2 6 (3.85%) Internet
2 6 (3.85%) SSL
3 4 (2.56%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.92%) SNMP
5 2 (1.28%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.28%) DHCP
5 2 (1.28%) DNS
5 2 (1.28%) Firewall
5 2 (1.28%) FTP
5 2 (1.28%) LAN
5 2 (1.28%) SMTP
5 2 (1.28%) SSH
5 2 (1.28%) Telnet
5 2 (1.28%) VoIP
5 2 (1.28%) VPN
5 2 (1.28%) WAN
6 1 (0.64%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.41%) Oracle Database
3 9 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.49%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.49%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.49%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.56%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (2.56%) MySQL
8 2 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.28%) Big Data
8 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.64%) GIS
9 1 (0.64%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.64%) QlikView
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.64%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 39 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 36 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 24 (15.38%) Selenium
4 22 (14.10%) TeamCity
5 16 (10.26%) Subversion
6 14 (8.97%) JUnit
6 14 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (8.33%) Maven
8 12 (7.69%) Bitbucket
8 12 (7.69%) Cucumber
8 12 (7.69%) Gradle
9 11 (7.05%) Ant
9 11 (7.05%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (6.41%) Android Studio
10 10 (6.41%) Eclipse
10 10 (6.41%) JMeter
11 7 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (4.49%) JBehave
11 7 (4.49%) SpecFlow
12 5 (3.21%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (20.51%) Finance
2 17 (10.90%) Banking
3 8 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.56%) Retail
5 3 (1.92%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Electronics
6 1 (0.64%) Front Office
6 1 (0.64%) Games
6 1 (0.64%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (33.97%) Developer
2 26 (16.67%) Analyst
3 21 (13.46%) Java Developer
4 14 (8.97%) Lead Developer
4 14 (8.97%) Test Engineer
5 12 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 12 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 12 (7.69%) Tester
6 10 (6.41%) Android Developer
7 9 (5.77%) Lead Android Developer
7 9 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (5.13%) Consultant
8 8 (5.13%) ETL Tester
9 7 (4.49%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.49%) Scrum Master
9 7 (4.49%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.85%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.85%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.85%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.85%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.10%) .NET
2 20 (12.82%) HTML
2 20 (12.82%) REST
3 19 (12.18%) Web Services
4 17 (10.90%) Spring
5 13 (8.33%) XML
6 10 (6.41%) AngularJS
6 10 (6.41%) ASP.NET
6 10 (6.41%) Hibernate
7 9 (5.77%) Android SDK
7 9 (5.77%) RxJava
8 8 (5.13%) HTML5
9 7 (4.49%) CSS
9 7 (4.49%) Gherkin
9 7 (4.49%) J2EE
9 7 (4.49%) JMS
9 7 (4.49%) JSON
9 7 (4.49%) SOAP
10 5 (3.21%) .NET Framework
10 5 (3.21%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.90%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.97%) User Experience
3 12 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.13%) Over-the-Top Content
4 8 (5.13%) STB
5 4 (2.56%) DataPower
5 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.92%) Fintech
7 2 (1.28%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.64%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.64%) CUDA
8 1 (0.64%) Handset
8 1 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.64%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.64%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.74%) Linux
2 15 (9.62%) Unix
3 12 (7.69%) Android
4 10 (6.41%) Windows
5 5 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.56%) AIX
6 4 (2.56%) Solaris
7 2 (1.28%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.28%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (41.03%) Test Automation
3 56 (35.90%) Scrum
4 26 (16.67%) TDD
5 23 (14.74%) Software Engineering
6 22 (14.10%) SDLC
7 19 (12.18%) DevOps
8 18 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (9.62%) Analytics
11 14 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (8.33%) BDD
12 13 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (7.69%) Microservices
14 10 (6.41%) Business Analysis
14 10 (6.41%) ETL
14 10 (6.41%) Non-Functional Testing
14 10 (6.41%) Performance Testing
14 10 (6.41%) Project Management
14 10 (6.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 66 (42.31%) Java
2 55 (35.26%) SQL
3 36 (23.08%) C#
4 31 (19.87%) JavaScript
5 23 (14.74%) Python
6 19 (12.18%) PL/SQL
7 13 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 10 (6.41%) PHP
9 9 (5.77%) Ruby
10 8 (5.13%) Kotlin
11 7 (4.49%) T-SQL
12 6 (3.85%) Scala
13 5 (3.21%) C++
14 4 (2.56%) C
14 4 (2.56%) Tcl
15 3 (1.92%) TypeScript
16 2 (1.28%) Bash Shell
16 2 (1.28%) F#
16 2 (1.28%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (20.51%) Degree
2 12 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.49%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.92%) ISEB
4 3 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.28%) PMP
6 1 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.64%) IBM WebSphere Certification
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.62%) QA
2 5 (3.21%) GCP
3 2 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.21%) Docker
2 4 (2.56%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.28%) Firmware
3 2 (1.28%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (9.62%) Ansible
2 9 (5.77%) Puppet
3 8 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (3.85%) Terraform
5 5 (3.21%) Consul
5 5 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.21%) Rundeck
6 2 (1.28%) SCCM
6 2 (1.28%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.64%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.64%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 36 (23.08%) Oracle
2 12 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.13%) Atlassian
3 8 (5.13%) Cognizant
3 8 (5.13%) IBM
4 7 (4.49%) HP
5 6 (3.85%) ServiceNow
5 6 (3.85%) Splunk
6 5 (3.21%) RedGate
6 5 (3.21%) Reuters
7 4 (2.56%) Avaloq
8 3 (1.92%) FNZ
9 2 (1.28%) Citrix
9 2 (1.28%) Perforce
9 2 (1.28%) VMware
10 1 (0.64%) BMC
10 1 (0.64%) Google
10 1 (0.64%) Mapinfo
10 1 (0.64%) Remedy
10 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com