The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Kent region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within JBoss.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 89 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing JBoss 21 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.67% 0.97% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 3.23% 2.14% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 3
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
650 560 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.83% 45.34% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 504 474 301
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
JBoss
South East

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 Vendors 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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne -10 7 £44,500 +97.77%
Folkestone -1 4 £35,000 -
JBoss
South East

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (89.29%) Hibernate
3 19 (67.86%) Eclipse
4 18 (64.29%) SQL
4 18 (64.29%) JUnit
5 17 (60.71%) Ant
5 17 (60.71%) Unit Testing
6 16 (57.14%) Linux
7 15 (53.57%) Web Services
7 15 (53.57%) J2EE
8 14 (50.00%) Spring
9 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
10 11 (39.29%) Apache
11 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (35.71%) Scrum
11 10 (35.71%) Swing
11 10 (35.71%) DSDM
11 10 (35.71%) UML
11 10 (35.71%) OOP
11 10 (35.71%) IntelliJ
11 10 (35.71%) XML
11 10 (35.71%) XSD
11 10 (35.71%) PL/SQL
11 10 (35.71%) Subversion
11 10 (35.71%) jMock
11 10 (35.71%) EasyMock
12 9 (32.14%) JSTL
12 9 (32.14%) MySQL
13 8 (28.57%) UNIX
13 8 (28.57%) JSP

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 11 (39.29%) Apache
3 3 (10.71%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LDAP
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) MySQL
2 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
2 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Eclipse
2 18 (64.29%) JUnit
3 17 (60.71%) Ant
4 10 (35.71%) IntelliJ
4 10 (35.71%) Subversion
4 10 (35.71%) jMock
4 10 (35.71%) EasyMock
5 7 (25.00%) TestNG
6 6 (21.43%) Hudson
6 6 (21.43%) CruiseControl
7 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
8 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (14.29%) Back Office
2 3 (10.71%) Publishing
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 25 (89.29%) Java Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Java Swing Developer
5 2 (7.14%) UNIX Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Java Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) Hibernate
2 15 (53.57%) J2EE
2 15 (53.57%) Web Services
3 14 (50.00%) Spring
4 10 (35.71%) XML
4 10 (35.71%) XSD
4 10 (35.71%) Swing
5 9 (32.14%) JSTL
6 8 (28.57%) JSF
6 8 (28.57%) JSP
6 8 (28.57%) RichFaces
7 6 (21.43%) XMLBeans
7 6 (21.43%) JBoss Seam
8 4 (14.29%) EJB
8 4 (14.29%) J2SE
9 2 (7.14%) SOAP
9 2 (7.14%) YAML
9 2 (7.14%) RESTful
9 2 (7.14%) FreeMarker
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) UNIX
3 7 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (7.14%) AIX
4 2 (7.14%) Solaris
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Unit Testing
2 10 (35.71%) UML
2 10 (35.71%) OOP
2 10 (35.71%) DSDM
2 10 (35.71%) Scrum
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.57%) BDD
6 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) TDD
6 1 (3.57%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (64.29%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Ruby
4 2 (7.14%) Perl
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) NFS
1 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) OpenView
1 1 (3.57%) Control-M
1 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Sun
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Dell
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) VMware