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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 78 84 107
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 22 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.02% 2.30% 0.087%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.43% 8.33% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 1
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
261 288 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.92% 27.64% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 224 249 192
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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
Tunbridge Wells +8 14 £55,000 +37.50%
Folkestone 0 1 £40,000 +25.98%
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 32 (84.21%) Java
2 28 (73.68%) Linux
3 27 (71.05%) MySQL
3 27 (71.05%) Git (software)
4 25 (65.79%) SQL
4 25 (65.79%) XML
5 24 (63.16%) Scrum
5 24 (63.16%) Subversion
6 21 (55.26%) Spring
6 21 (55.26%) Maven
7 20 (52.63%) AspectJ
7 20 (52.63%) AOP
7 20 (52.63%) JSON
7 20 (52.63%) Cloud Foundry
7 20 (52.63%) Bluemix
7 20 (52.63%) IBM
7 20 (52.63%) JDBC
7 20 (52.63%) JSP
7 20 (52.63%) Servlets
7 20 (52.63%) Ant
7 20 (52.63%) J2EE
7 20 (52.63%) UML
7 20 (52.63%) OOP
7 20 (52.63%) RUP
7 20 (52.63%) Tomcat
7 20 (52.63%) OOD
7 20 (52.63%) Eclipse
8 12 (31.58%) Finance
9 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
9 7 (18.42%) HTML

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 20 (52.63%) Cloud Foundry
1 20 (52.63%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.16%) GlassFish
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (52.63%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) CDMA
2 1 (2.63%) GSM
2 1 (2.63%) LTE
2 1 (2.63%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (71.05%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) Big Data
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (71.05%) Git (software)
2 24 (63.16%) Subversion
3 21 (55.26%) Maven
4 20 (52.63%) Ant
4 20 (52.63%) Eclipse
5 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
6 6 (15.79%) NetBeans
7 5 (13.16%) Bitbucket
8 2 (5.26%) JUnit
8 2 (5.26%) Mockito
8 2 (5.26%) PEAR
8 2 (5.26%) PHPUnit
8 2 (5.26%) PyUnit
8 2 (5.26%) Selenium
9 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
9 1 (2.63%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.63%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 25 (65.79%) Java Developer
3 15 (39.47%) Senior Developer
3 15 (39.47%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (36.84%) J2EE Developer
4 14 (36.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 13 (34.21%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 13 (34.21%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (21.05%) Junior
6 8 (21.05%) Junior Developer
6 8 (21.05%) Junior Java Developer
7 6 (15.79%) Test Manager
8 4 (10.53%) Graduate
8 4 (10.53%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Graduate Java Developer
9 3 (7.89%) QA Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Java Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
11 1 (2.63%) IT Engineer
11 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) XML
2 21 (55.26%) Spring
3 20 (52.63%) J2EE
3 20 (52.63%) JDBC
3 20 (52.63%) JSON
3 20 (52.63%) JSP
3 20 (52.63%) Servlets
4 7 (18.42%) HTML
5 5 (13.16%) CSS
5 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
5 5 (13.16%) jQuery
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (5.26%) Symfony
6 2 (5.26%) XHTML
6 2 (5.26%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.63%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Scrum
2 20 (52.63%) AOP
2 20 (52.63%) OOD
2 20 (52.63%) OOP
2 20 (52.63%) RUP
2 20 (52.63%) UML
3 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.79%) Defect Management
4 6 (15.79%) SDLC
4 6 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Integration Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Migration
5 5 (13.16%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (13.16%) System Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Test Management
5 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
5 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.89%) Kanban
7 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) Java
2 25 (65.79%) SQL
3 20 (52.63%) AspectJ
4 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.79%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Jython
6 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) IBM
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.26%) Tableau
4 2 (5.26%) Zend
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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