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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
UK / Scotland
Rank 92 104 131
Rank change year-on-year +12 +27  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 50 61 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.17% 2.08% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.96% 13.20% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 16
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.58% +0.58%  

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 456 462 436
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 19.83% 15.73% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 255 301 273
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing JIRA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +15 26 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Glasgow +21 18 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Stirling +14 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Dundee +10 2 £35,000 +7.69% 1
West Lothian -9 2 £30,000 -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 94 (87.85%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (52.34%) Java
3 45 (42.06%) Finance
4 39 (36.45%) TDD
5 38 (35.51%) C#
6 33 (30.84%) Scrum
7 31 (28.97%) SQL
8 29 (27.10%) .NET
9 24 (22.43%) PL/SQL
9 24 (22.43%) Web Services
10 21 (19.63%) Security Cleared
10 21 (19.63%) User Experience
11 19 (17.76%) Gherkin
11 19 (17.76%) Infrastructure Management
11 19 (17.76%) JBoss
12 18 (16.82%) PowerBuilder
12 18 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (15.89%) Oracle
14 16 (14.95%) Confluence
14 16 (14.95%) Jenkins
15 14 (13.08%) SDLC
15 14 (13.08%) Project Management
16 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
16 13 (12.15%) Selenium
17 12 (11.21%) Test Automation
17 12 (11.21%) J2EE
18 11 (10.28%) WPF
18 11 (10.28%) Degree
19 10 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
20 9 (8.41%) QA

JIRA
Top Related 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 19 (17.76%) JBoss
2 16 (14.95%) Confluence
3 3 (2.80%) Apache
3 3 (2.80%) IIS
3 3 (2.80%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.93%) Mule
5 1 (0.93%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Asana
1 1 (0.93%) Basecamp
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) WAN
2 3 (2.80%) DHCP
2 3 (2.80%) DNS
2 3 (2.80%) iSCSI
2 3 (2.80%) NAS
2 3 (2.80%) SAN
3 1 (0.93%) Firewall
3 1 (0.93%) LAN
3 1 (0.93%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.54%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.80%) MySQL
4 3 (2.80%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.93%) OrientDB
6 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (16.82%) PowerBuilder
2 16 (14.95%) Jenkins
3 13 (12.15%) Selenium
4 8 (7.48%) Maven
4 8 (7.48%) Subversion
5 7 (6.54%) Git (software)
6 6 (5.61%) WebDriver
7 5 (4.67%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.67%) JUnit
7 5 (4.67%) SpecFlow
7 5 (4.67%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.74%) Jasmine
8 4 (3.74%) JBehave
8 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.80%) FitNesse
9 3 (2.80%) Moq
9 3 (2.80%) NUnit
9 3 (2.80%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (1.87%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.87%) JMeter
General
1 45 (42.06%) Finance
2 4 (3.74%) Banking
2 4 (3.74%) Games
3 2 (1.87%) Legal
3 2 (1.87%) Publishing
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (33.64%) Developer
2 22 (20.56%) Scrum Master
3 12 (11.21%) Java Developer
4 9 (8.41%) C# Developer
4 9 (8.41%) Tester
5 8 (7.48%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.54%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.54%) Senior Manager
6 7 (6.54%) Senior Project Manager
6 7 (6.54%) Senior Software Project Manager
6 7 (6.54%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.54%) Software Project Manager
6 7 (6.54%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.61%) Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Software Tester
8 5 (4.67%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.67%) WPF Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.10%) .NET
2 24 (22.43%) Web Services
3 19 (17.76%) Gherkin
4 12 (11.21%) J2EE
5 11 (10.28%) WPF
6 8 (7.48%) Spring
7 7 (6.54%) CSS
7 7 (6.54%) HTML
8 6 (5.61%) SOAP
9 5 (4.67%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.67%) CSS3
9 5 (4.67%) HTML5
10 4 (3.74%) REST
10 4 (3.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (2.80%) JSP
11 3 (2.80%) LAMP
11 3 (2.80%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 3 (2.80%) Middleware
11 3 (2.80%) Unity DI Container
12 2 (1.87%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.63%) User Experience
2 10 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.48%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.61%) Fintech
5 4 (3.74%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.93%) Derivative
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.93%) Handset
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.93%) Photography
6 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.93%) Replication
6 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.93%) Swaptions
6 1 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.54%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Linux
3 3 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.80%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.80%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (87.85%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.45%) TDD
3 33 (30.84%) Scrum
4 19 (17.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 18 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (13.08%) Project Management
6 14 (13.08%) SDLC
7 12 (11.21%) Test Automation
8 9 (8.41%) Change Management
8 9 (8.41%) PRINCE2
8 9 (8.41%) Wealth Management
9 8 (7.48%) BDD
10 6 (5.61%) Asset Management
10 6 (5.61%) User Stories
11 5 (4.67%) Business Analysis
11 5 (4.67%) Front End Development
11 5 (4.67%) OOP
11 5 (4.67%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.67%) Test Scripting
12 4 (3.74%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (52.34%) Java
2 38 (35.51%) C#
3 31 (28.97%) SQL
4 24 (22.43%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.54%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.54%) Python
6 5 (4.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.74%) C++
8 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.80%) C
8 3 (2.80%) Go
8 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.80%) Ruby
8 3 (2.80%) Scala
8 3 (2.80%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.87%) PHP
10 1 (0.93%) Smalltalk
10 1 (0.93%) VB
10 1 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (19.63%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.28%) Degree
3 5 (4.67%) ISEB
3 5 (4.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) EMIR
2 1 (0.93%) MiFID
2 1 (0.93%) UCITS
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) XenApp
2 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.80%) Puppet
2 1 (0.93%) Check_MK
2 1 (0.93%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (15.89%) Oracle
2 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.54%) FNZ
4 4 (3.74%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.74%) Citrix
4 4 (3.74%) VMware
5 3 (2.80%) Brocade
5 3 (2.80%) Cisco
5 3 (2.80%) IBM
5 3 (2.80%) Infragistics
5 3 (2.80%) Percona
5 3 (2.80%) Perforce
5 3 (2.80%) Riverbed
6 2 (1.87%) Adobe
6 2 (1.87%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.93%) Charles River
7 1 (0.93%) Google
7 1 (0.93%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.93%) Sybase
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