Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 104 99
Rank change year-on-year +18 -5 +60
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 173 125 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.16% 2.33% 2.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 11.09% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 73 82 69
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,250 £28,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £90,000
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 1,211 1,127 1,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 22.14% 20.99% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 769 607 612
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,472 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,625 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.83% +2.37% +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 19 August 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 19 August 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
Glasgow -11 74 £45,000 -14.29% 9
Edinburgh +10 62 £52,500 +23.53% 16
West Lothian - 30 £31,750 -
Fife - 2 £30,000 -
Dundee +9 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £45,000 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
JIRA
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (38.15%) Jenkins
3 59 (34.10%) SQL
4 51 (29.48%) Windows
5 50 (28.90%) Git (software)
6 47 (27.17%) Open Source
7 45 (26.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 44 (25.43%) Linux
8 44 (25.43%) Java
8 44 (25.43%) Oracle
9 43 (24.86%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (24.28%) Subversion
10 42 (24.28%) Confluence
10 42 (24.28%) Microsoft Azure
11 40 (23.12%) Test Automation
11 40 (23.12%) DevOps
11 40 (23.12%) Scrum
12 39 (22.54%) Microservices
13 37 (21.39%) Ansible
13 37 (21.39%) Opscode Chef
14 36 (20.81%) Puppet
14 36 (20.81%) C#
15 34 (19.65%) Python
15 34 (19.65%) Amazon AWS
16 32 (18.50%) Continuous Delivery
16 32 (18.50%) Software Engineering
17 31 (17.92%) SQL Server
17 31 (17.92%) SDLC
17 31 (17.92%) REST
18 30 (17.34%) JavaScript

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 42 (24.28%) Confluence
2 6 (3.47%) JBoss
3 5 (2.89%) Apache
4 4 (2.31%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.73%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.16%) IIS
6 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.58%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.58%) CMS
7 1 (0.58%) Podio
7 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.58%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.58%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.58%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (8.67%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.16%) Sage CRM
2 2 (1.16%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.16%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (24.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (19.65%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (15.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (4.62%) GitHub
5 2 (1.16%) Trello
6 1 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.58%) Route 53
6 1 (0.58%) Slack
6 1 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.36%) HTTP
2 10 (5.78%) IPv4
2 10 (5.78%) IPv6
2 10 (5.78%) VLAN
3 3 (1.73%) SNMP
4 2 (1.16%) Firewall
5 1 (0.58%) ATM
5 1 (0.58%) DNS
5 1 (0.58%) Extranet
5 1 (0.58%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.92%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.09%) MongoDB
2 14 (8.09%) NoSQL
3 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.47%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.73%) DB2
8 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.16%) MySQL
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.58%) Big Data
9 1 (0.58%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.58%) MSDE
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.58%) QlikView
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 66 (38.15%) Jenkins
2 50 (28.90%) Git (software)
3 45 (26.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (24.28%) Subversion
5 28 (16.18%) Octopus Deploy
6 26 (15.03%) TeamCity
7 25 (14.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (14.45%) GoCD
7 25 (14.45%) IBM UrbanCode
8 17 (9.83%) Bugzilla
8 17 (9.83%) Cucumber
9 10 (5.78%) Selenium
10 8 (4.62%) JBehave
10 8 (4.62%) JMeter
10 8 (4.62%) JUnit
10 8 (4.62%) SpecFlow
11 7 (4.05%) Appium
11 7 (4.05%) Gatling
12 6 (3.47%) Calabash
12 6 (3.47%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (12.72%) Finance
2 10 (5.78%) Electronics
2 10 (5.78%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.62%) Banking
4 5 (2.89%) Law
5 4 (2.31%) Retail
6 3 (1.73%) Front Office
6 3 (1.73%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Legal
8 1 (0.58%) French Language
8 1 (0.58%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (15.03%) Consultant
2 25 (14.45%) Developer
2 25 (14.45%) DevOps Consultant
2 25 (14.45%) Senior Consultant
2 25 (14.45%) Senior DevOps
2 25 (14.45%) Senior DevOps Consultant
3 21 (12.14%) Analyst
4 13 (7.51%) Software Engineer
4 13 (7.51%) Tester
5 12 (6.94%) Architect
5 12 (6.94%) Test Engineer
6 10 (5.78%) Automation Engineer
6 10 (5.78%) Automation Tester
6 10 (5.78%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (5.78%) Java Developer
6 10 (5.78%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (5.78%) Test Analyst
7 7 (4.05%) Data Migration Specialist
7 7 (4.05%) Lead Software Engineer
7 7 (4.05%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (17.92%) REST
2 29 (16.76%) .NET
3 25 (14.45%) Elastic Stack
4 24 (13.87%) ASP.NET
5 20 (11.56%) AngularJS
6 15 (8.67%) .NET Core
6 15 (8.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (7.51%) Web Services
8 12 (6.94%) Spring
9 9 (5.20%) RESTful
10 8 (4.62%) Hibernate
10 8 (4.62%) HTML
11 7 (4.05%) Angular 2
11 7 (4.05%) HTML5
12 6 (3.47%) CSS
13 5 (2.89%) Node.js
14 4 (2.31%) Gherkin
14 4 (2.31%) XML
15 3 (1.73%) Java EE
15 3 (1.73%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.09%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.62%) User Experience
4 7 (4.05%) Fintech
4 7 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (4.05%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.16%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.16%) FMCG
5 2 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.58%) iPad
6 1 (0.58%) iPhone
6 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 51 (29.48%) Windows
2 44 (25.43%) Linux
3 30 (17.34%) Unix
4 3 (1.73%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.16%) Android
5 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.58%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (27.17%) Open Source
3 43 (24.86%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (23.12%) DevOps
4 40 (23.12%) Scrum
4 40 (23.12%) Test Automation
5 39 (22.54%) Microservices
6 32 (18.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 32 (18.50%) Software Engineering
7 31 (17.92%) SDLC
8 27 (15.61%) TDD
9 25 (14.45%) Customer Engagement
10 20 (11.56%) BDD
11 18 (10.40%) MVC
12 17 (9.83%) OO
13 15 (8.67%) ERP
14 14 (8.09%) Collaborative Working
14 14 (8.09%) Customer Requirements
14 14 (8.09%) TOGAF
15 13 (7.51%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (34.10%) SQL
2 44 (25.43%) Java
3 36 (20.81%) C#
4 34 (19.65%) Python
5 30 (17.34%) JavaScript
6 18 (10.40%) PL/SQL
7 15 (8.67%) T-SQL
8 13 (7.51%) Ruby
9 10 (5.78%) PowerShell
9 10 (5.78%) Tcl
10 6 (3.47%) Java 8
11 5 (2.89%) C++
12 2 (1.16%) F#
12 2 (1.16%) Scala
13 1 (0.58%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.58%) PHP
13 1 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (14.45%) Degree
2 14 (8.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (3.47%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.16%) ISEB
5 2 (1.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.45%) GCP
2 7 (4.05%) QA
3 5 (2.89%) SLA
4 2 (1.16%) PMO
5 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.89%) Docker
2 2 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.58%) NFS
Systems Management
1 37 (21.39%) Ansible
1 37 (21.39%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (20.81%) Puppet
3 27 (15.61%) Terraform
4 25 (14.45%) Consul
4 25 (14.45%) Rundeck
5 3 (1.73%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.73%) Nagios
5 3 (1.73%) yum
6 2 (1.16%) Cacti
6 2 (1.16%) Capistrano
6 2 (1.16%) Salt
7 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (25.43%) Oracle
2 29 (16.76%) ServiceNow
3 27 (15.61%) Splunk
4 26 (15.03%) Atlassian
5 25 (14.45%) Delphix
5 25 (14.45%) RedGate
6 24 (13.87%) Microsoft
7 9 (5.20%) Sybase
8 7 (4.05%) Cadence
9 6 (3.47%) Perforce
10 5 (2.89%) AppDynamics
11 4 (2.31%) Cognizant
11 4 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.73%) New Relic
12 3 (1.73%) Rackspace
12 3 (1.73%) Remedy
13 2 (1.16%) Ab Initio
13 2 (1.16%) Google
13 2 (1.16%) HP
13 2 (1.16%) Sage