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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 67 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 25 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.54% 0.52% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.68% 3.35% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 2
Average salary £55,000 £27,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+103.70% -34.54%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
234 179 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.76% 15.38% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 200 153 114
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Tonbridge - 12 £55,000 -
Canterbury -4 6 £35,000 +32.07%
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £45,000 - 1
Dover +5 1 - -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 31 (60.78%) SQL
1 31 (60.78%) MySQL
1 31 (60.78%) Git (software)
2 27 (52.94%) Java
3 26 (50.98%) Linux
3 26 (50.98%) UML
3 26 (50.98%) RUP
3 26 (50.98%) Scrum
3 26 (50.98%) JSON
4 25 (49.02%) AspectJ
4 25 (49.02%) AOP
4 25 (49.02%) Spring
4 25 (49.02%) Maven
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
5 24 (47.06%) Subversion
6 22 (43.14%) Tomcat
6 22 (43.14%) OOP
6 22 (43.14%) IBM
6 22 (43.14%) OOD
6 22 (43.14%) Cloud Foundry
7 16 (31.37%) HTML
8 15 (29.41%) CSS
9 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
9 11 (21.57%) Web Development

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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%) Apache
3 3 (5.88%) Node.js
4 2 (3.92%) Railo
4 2 (3.92%) ColdFusion
4 2 (3.92%) CMS
4 2 (3.92%) Confluence
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (60.78%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (60.78%) Git (software)
2 25 (49.02%) Ant
2 25 (49.02%) Eclipse
2 25 (49.02%) Maven
3 24 (47.06%) Subversion
4 4 (7.84%) LoadRunner
4 4 (7.84%) PHPUnit
4 4 (7.84%) TestDirector
5 2 (3.92%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (3.92%) Selenium
5 2 (3.92%) Firebug
5 2 (3.92%) Fiddler
5 2 (3.92%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.92%) Selenium IDE
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.92%) Publishing
2 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.92%) Electronics
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (84.31%) Developer
2 25 (49.02%) Java Developer
3 21 (41.18%) J2EE Developer
3 21 (41.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 20 (39.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 20 (39.22%) Senior Developer
5 18 (35.29%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 18 (35.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Tester
8 4 (7.84%) PHP Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Graduate
9 3 (5.88%) Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Graduate Web Developer
9 3 (5.88%) QA Tester
9 3 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Software Tester
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 16 (31.37%) HTML
4 15 (29.41%) CSS
5 11 (21.57%) jQuery
6 5 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (7.84%) Laravel
7 4 (7.84%) Java EE
7 4 (7.84%) Symfony
7 4 (7.84%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (7.84%) LAMP
8 2 (3.92%) .NET
8 2 (3.92%) ColdBox
9 1 (1.96%) HTML5
9 1 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) DTV
1 2 (3.92%) AS400
1 2 (3.92%) Handset
1 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.96%) iPhone
2 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.96%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.98%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) UNIX
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 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 11 (21.57%) Web Development
5 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.73%) Mobile Development
7 6 (11.76%) MVC
8 4 (7.84%) OO
8 4 (7.84%) Software Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Test Strategy
8 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.84%) V-Model
8 4 (7.84%) Open Source
9 3 (5.88%) Time Management
9 3 (5.88%) Resource Management
9 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) SQL
2 27 (52.94%) Java
3 25 (49.02%) AspectJ
4 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.73%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) ISEB
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) IBM
2 4 (7.84%) HP
2 4 (7.84%) Zend
3 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.92%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) SAP
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago