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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank - 98 69
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.25% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.75% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Average salary - £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
187 171 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.24% 14.39% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 151 152 112
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,743
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) JD Edwards
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago