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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 94 101 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -28
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 13 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.12% 0.24% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.39% 1.72% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -42.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
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
296 174 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.43% 14.12% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 259 158 117
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 - 6 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £40,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £31,000 -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) AspectJ
3 7 (53.85%) AOP
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) JDBC
3 7 (53.85%) JSP
3 7 (53.85%) Servlets
3 7 (53.85%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) JSON
3 7 (53.85%) UML
3 7 (53.85%) RUP
3 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) J2EE
3 7 (53.85%) Ant
3 7 (53.85%) Eclipse
3 7 (53.85%) Maven
3 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
4 6 (46.15%) Subversion
4 6 (46.15%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
4 6 (46.15%) OOD
4 6 (46.15%) OOP
4 6 (46.15%) IBM
4 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
6 4 (30.77%) SEO
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
1 6 (46.15%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (30.77%) Railo
2 4 (30.77%) ColdFusion
2 4 (30.77%) CMS
2 4 (30.77%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Ant
1 7 (53.85%) Eclipse
1 7 (53.85%) Maven
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 6 (46.15%) Subversion
3 4 (30.77%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (30.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 6 (46.15%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ColdFusion Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) JDBC
1 7 (53.85%) JSP
1 7 (53.85%) Servlets
1 7 (53.85%) XML
1 7 (53.85%) Spring
1 7 (53.85%) JSON
1 7 (53.85%) J2EE
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) ColdBox
3 1 (7.69%) Visualforce
3 1 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) UML
1 7 (53.85%) RUP
1 7 (53.85%) Scrum
1 7 (53.85%) AOP
2 6 (46.15%) OOP
2 6 (46.15%) OOD
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) SEO
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) AspectJ
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle