The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 92 88 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing JBoss 5 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.45% 1.54% 0.095%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.98% 6.91% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 1
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
JBoss
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
252 246 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.93% 22.22% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 247 212 163
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JBoss across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

JBoss
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JBoss across the Kent region.

JBoss Salary Trend in Kent

JBoss
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JBoss across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

JBoss Salary Histogram in Kent

JBoss
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JBoss within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne -2 3 £33,750 -25.00%
Maidstone +2 1 £37,500 -25.74%
Deal - 1 £50,000 -
JBoss
South East

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing JBoss also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JBoss.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) Ant
2 14 (93.33%) JUnit
2 14 (93.33%) JSP
2 14 (93.33%) J2EE
2 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Apache
2 14 (93.33%) Eclipse
2 14 (93.33%) Hibernate
2 14 (93.33%) JSTL
2 14 (93.33%) Unit Testing
3 13 (86.67%) Integration Testing
3 13 (86.67%) JSF
3 13 (86.67%) TestNG
3 13 (86.67%) RichFaces
4 11 (73.33%) SOAP
4 11 (73.33%) Web Services
5 6 (40.00%) XML
5 6 (40.00%) REST
5 6 (40.00%) JSON
6 5 (33.33%) RESTful
6 5 (33.33%) SoapUI
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) MySQL
6 5 (33.33%) FreeMarker
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (26.67%) Content Management
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Multivariate Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Time Management

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing JBoss also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JBoss. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (93.33%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) Alfresco
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Ant
1 14 (93.33%) JUnit
1 14 (93.33%) Eclipse
2 13 (86.67%) TestNG
3 5 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
1 14 (93.33%) Java Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) J2EE
1 14 (93.33%) JSP
1 14 (93.33%) Hibernate
1 14 (93.33%) JSTL
2 13 (86.67%) JSF
2 13 (86.67%) RichFaces
3 11 (73.33%) SOAP
3 11 (73.33%) Web Services
4 6 (40.00%) XML
4 6 (40.00%) JSON
4 6 (40.00%) REST
5 5 (33.33%) RESTful
5 5 (33.33%) FreeMarker
6 2 (13.33%) JBoss Seam
7 1 (6.67%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Unit Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Integration Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) Time Management
4 4 (26.67%) Content Management
4 4 (26.67%) Multivariate Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Online Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet