The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 62 106 85
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -21
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 30 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.13% 0.24% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.16% 1.36% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 28 3 6
Average salary £51,250 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.83% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
JIRA
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
228 221 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.77% 17.97% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 190 181 127
Average salary £42,500 £40,625 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

JIRA
Salary Trend in Kent

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Kent

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Kent

JIRA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
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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
Tonbridge - 13 £55,000 -
Canterbury - 5 £35,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £45,000 - 1
Dover +8 2 £47,500 +58.33%
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing JIRA 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 JIRA.

1 33 (64.71%) MySQL
2 30 (58.82%) SQL
2 30 (58.82%) Git (software)
3 26 (50.98%) JSON
3 26 (50.98%) Java
3 26 (50.98%) Linux
3 26 (50.98%) UML
3 26 (50.98%) RUP
3 26 (50.98%) Scrum
4 25 (49.02%) Eclipse
4 25 (49.02%) J2EE
4 25 (49.02%) Ant
4 25 (49.02%) JDBC
4 25 (49.02%) JSP
4 25 (49.02%) Servlets
4 25 (49.02%) XML
4 25 (49.02%) AspectJ
4 25 (49.02%) AOP
4 25 (49.02%) Spring
4 25 (49.02%) Maven
5 23 (45.10%) Subversion
6 22 (43.14%) IBM
6 22 (43.14%) OOD
6 22 (43.14%) Tomcat
6 22 (43.14%) OOP
6 22 (43.14%) Cloud Foundry
7 18 (35.29%) HTML
8 17 (33.33%) CSS
9 13 (25.49%) jQuery
9 13 (25.49%) JavaScript

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing JIRA 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 JIRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (43.14%) Tomcat
1 22 (43.14%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (7.84%) Railo
2 4 (7.84%) ColdFusion
2 4 (7.84%) CMS
2 4 (7.84%) Confluence
2 4 (7.84%) Apache
3 3 (5.88%) Node.js
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
1 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (64.71%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (58.82%) Git (software)
2 25 (49.02%) Ant
2 25 (49.02%) Eclipse
2 25 (49.02%) Maven
3 23 (45.10%) Subversion
4 4 (7.84%) PHPUnit
4 4 (7.84%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.92%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.92%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.96%) Selenium
6 1 (1.96%) Firebug
6 1 (1.96%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.96%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (7.84%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (7.84%) Publishing
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Electronics
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (88.24%) Developer
2 25 (49.02%) Java Developer
3 21 (41.18%) J2EE Developer
3 21 (41.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 16 (31.37%) Senior Java Developer
4 16 (31.37%) Senior Developer
5 14 (27.45%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 14 (27.45%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Web Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (7.84%) PHP Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Graduate Web Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Graduate
10 2 (3.92%) Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Tester
10 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Database Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) JSON
2 25 (49.02%) Spring
2 25 (49.02%) J2EE
2 25 (49.02%) JDBC
2 25 (49.02%) JSP
2 25 (49.02%) Servlets
2 25 (49.02%) XML
3 18 (35.29%) HTML
4 17 (33.33%) CSS
5 13 (25.49%) jQuery
6 7 (13.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (7.84%) Laravel
7 4 (7.84%) LAMP
7 4 (7.84%) Java EE
7 4 (7.84%) Symfony
7 4 (7.84%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (7.84%) ColdBox
8 1 (1.96%) Visualforce
8 1 (1.96%) HTML5
8 1 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
1 4 (7.84%) Open Source
2 2 (3.92%) DTV
2 2 (3.92%) AS400
3 1 (1.96%) Handset
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.98%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Android
2 2 (3.92%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) UML
1 26 (50.98%) RUP
1 26 (50.98%) Scrum
2 25 (49.02%) AOP
3 22 (43.14%) OOP
3 22 (43.14%) OOD
4 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.61%) Web Development
5 8 (15.69%) MVC
6 7 (13.73%) Mobile Development
7 4 (7.84%) SEO
7 4 (7.84%) OO
8 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.88%) Time Management
9 2 (3.92%) V-Model
9 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.92%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) SQL
2 26 (50.98%) Java
3 25 (49.02%) AspectJ
4 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.73%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.96%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) IBM
2 4 (7.84%) Zend
3 3 (5.88%) HP
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
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