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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 77 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 13 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.50% 1.50% -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.85% 5.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 0
Median salary £50,000 £32,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
132 277 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.22% 26.03% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 113 270 121
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 September 2016.

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 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Sittingbourne - 2 £57,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £55,000 -
Dover -2 1 £52,500 +90.90%
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 13 (72.22%) HP
1 13 (72.22%) HP UFT
1 13 (72.22%) Selenium
1 13 (72.22%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (61.11%) Software Testing
2 11 (61.11%) LoadRunner
2 11 (61.11%) Project Management
3 10 (55.56%) Supplier Management
3 10 (55.56%) Test Strategy
3 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 10 (55.56%) People Management
4 8 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 8 (44.44%) Load Testing
4 8 (44.44%) Test Management
4 8 (44.44%) Quality Management
5 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (33.33%) Line Management
6 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
8 4 (22.22%) Legal
8 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) MySQL
8 4 (22.22%) Process Improvement
9 3 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
9 3 (16.67%) Scrum
10 2 (11.11%) Subversion

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 2 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Bluemix
1 2 (11.11%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) OLAP
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) HP UFT
1 13 (72.22%) Selenium
2 11 (61.11%) LoadRunner
3 2 (11.11%) Ant
3 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Maven
3 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Test Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 3 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 3 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Head of Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) J2EE
1 2 (11.11%) JDBC
1 2 (11.11%) JSON
1 2 (11.11%) JSP
1 2 (11.11%) Servlets
1 2 (11.11%) Spring
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Project Management
1 11 (61.11%) Software Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 10 (55.56%) People Management
2 10 (55.56%) Supplier Management
2 10 (55.56%) Test Strategy
3 8 (44.44%) Load Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Quality Management
3 8 (44.44%) Test Management
4 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (33.33%) Line Management
5 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
7 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 4 (22.22%) Process Improvement
8 3 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
8 3 (16.67%) Scrum
9 2 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) AspectJ
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 13 (72.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) Jaspersoft
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Talend
3 1 (5.56%) Sitecore