The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
South East / Kent
Rank 61 83 84
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 24 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.93% 1.89% 2.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.48% 8.14% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 20
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
209 258 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.55% 23.20% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 166 220 235
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,001 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Kent

JIRA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dover - 7 £47,500 -
Canterbury - 2 £32,500 -
Folkestone -6 1 £24,000 -40.00%
Maidstone - 1 £19,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £80,000 -
West Malling - 1 £23,000 -
Chatham - 1 £24,500 -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 20 (46.51%) HP
1 20 (46.51%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (39.53%) Test Strategy
3 17 (39.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (37.21%) Selenium
5 15 (34.88%) People Management
5 15 (34.88%) Mentoring
5 15 (34.88%) Software Testing
5 15 (34.88%) HP UFT
5 15 (34.88%) LoadRunner
6 13 (30.23%) Project Management
6 13 (30.23%) Process Improvement
6 13 (30.23%) Supplier Management
7 12 (27.91%) Test Management
7 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
7 12 (27.91%) Quality Management
8 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
8 10 (23.26%) Degree
8 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
8 10 (23.26%) Test Planning
9 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (18.60%) Legal
10 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
10 8 (18.60%) Line Management
10 8 (18.60%) QA
11 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
11 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (16.28%) C#
11 7 (16.28%) Scrum

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.95%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.65%) SaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Bluemix
4 1 (2.33%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) CDMA
1 1 (2.33%) GSM
1 1 (2.33%) LTE
1 1 (2.33%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) DocumentDB
1 5 (11.63%) MySQL
1 5 (11.63%) RavenDB
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.65%) OLAP
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.65%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Selenium
2 15 (34.88%) HP UFT
2 15 (34.88%) LoadRunner
3 4 (9.30%) Maven
3 4 (9.30%) Subversion
4 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.65%) jMock
5 2 (4.65%) JUnit
5 2 (4.65%) Mockito
5 2 (4.65%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.33%) Ant
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.33%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (2.33%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (18.60%) Legal
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Test Manager
2 10 (23.26%) Test Leader
3 7 (16.28%) Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) QA Leader
4 5 (11.63%) QA Manager
4 5 (11.63%) QA Test Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Team Leader
4 5 (11.63%) Test Team Leader
5 4 (9.30%) Junior
6 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.98%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Business Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Head of Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) Head of Testing
7 2 (4.65%) J2EE Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Junior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) HTML
2 4 (9.30%) CSS
2 4 (9.30%) Spring
2 4 (9.30%) Web Services
3 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.98%) J2EE
3 3 (6.98%) jQuery
3 3 (6.98%) JSON
3 3 (6.98%) Sass
3 3 (6.98%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) Ajax
4 2 (4.65%) CSS3
4 2 (4.65%) HTML5
4 2 (4.65%) Middleware
4 2 (4.65%) Spring MVC
4 2 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.33%) .NET
5 1 (2.33%) JDBC
5 1 (2.33%) JSP
5 1 (2.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.65%) iPad
1 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) AS400
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Fintech
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) CentOS
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Test Strategy
2 17 (39.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (34.88%) Mentoring
3 15 (34.88%) People Management
3 15 (34.88%) Software Testing
4 13 (30.23%) Process Improvement
4 13 (30.23%) Project Management
4 13 (30.23%) Supplier Management
5 12 (27.91%) Quality Management
5 12 (27.91%) Test Management
6 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
6 10 (23.26%) Test Planning
7 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
8 8 (18.60%) Line Management
9 7 (16.28%) Scrum
9 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
10 6 (13.95%) Load Testing
10 6 (13.95%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.28%) C#
3 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.95%) SQL
4 4 (9.30%) Java
4 4 (9.30%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) AspectJ
5 1 (2.33%) C
5 1 (2.33%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (46.51%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (11.63%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) HP
2 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.63%) New Relic
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (4.65%) Talend
5 2 (4.65%) Twitter
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) Remedy
6 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
Kent
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