The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
South East / Kent
Rank 62 86 71
Rank change year-on-year +24 -15  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 21 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.62% 1.68% 2.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.61% 7.51% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 25
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,740 £30,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 198 253 230
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 24.66% 22.39% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 161 214 192
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,001 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing JIRA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Kent

JIRA
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA in Kent.

Salary trend for JIRA in Kent

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Kent over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for JIRA 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 March 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 - 4 £50,000 -
Canterbury - 3 £32,500 -
Chatham - 1 £24,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £80,000 -
West Malling - 1 £23,000 -
JIRA
South East

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) User Acceptance Testing
2 17 (40.48%) HP
2 17 (40.48%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (35.71%) Selenium
4 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 12 (28.57%) People Management
5 12 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 12 (28.57%) HP UFT
5 12 (28.57%) LoadRunner
5 12 (28.57%) Test Management
5 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 10 (23.81%) Supplier Management
6 10 (23.81%) Degree
6 10 (23.81%) QA
6 10 (23.81%) Project Management
6 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 10 (23.81%) Test Planning
6 10 (23.81%) Process Improvement
7 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (21.43%) C#
7 9 (21.43%) Quality Management
7 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (19.05%) Legal
8 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
8 8 (19.05%) IIS
8 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
8 8 (19.05%) Line Management

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 8 (19.05%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) CDMA
1 1 (2.38%) GSM
1 1 (2.38%) LTE
1 1 (2.38%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) DocumentDB
1 6 (14.29%) RavenDB
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) DTS
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Selenium
2 12 (28.57%) HP UFT
2 12 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 3 (7.14%) Maven
3 3 (7.14%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.76%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.76%) jMock
4 2 (4.76%) JUnit
4 2 (4.76%) Mockito
4 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (2.38%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.38%) Selenium IDE
General
1 8 (19.05%) Legal
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Test Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 6 (14.29%) Developer
4 5 (11.90%) QA Leader
4 5 (11.90%) QA Manager
4 5 (11.90%) QA Test Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Junior
6 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (9.52%) CSS
2 4 (9.52%) XML
3 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.14%) jQuery
3 3 (7.14%) Sass
3 3 (7.14%) Spring
4 2 (4.76%) Ajax
4 2 (4.76%) CSS3
4 2 (4.76%) HTML5
4 2 (4.76%) J2EE
4 2 (4.76%) JSON
4 2 (4.76%) Middleware
4 2 (4.76%) REST
4 2 (4.76%) SOAP
4 2 (4.76%) Spring MVC
4 2 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (2.38%) ActiveX
5 1 (2.38%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) AS400
1 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.76%) iPad
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) Fintech
2 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) CentOS
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 12 (28.57%) People Management
4 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 12 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 12 (28.57%) Test Management
5 10 (23.81%) Process Improvement
5 10 (23.81%) Project Management
5 10 (23.81%) Supplier Management
5 10 (23.81%) Test Planning
6 9 (21.43%) Quality Management
6 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
7 8 (19.05%) DevOps
7 8 (19.05%) Line Management
8 7 (16.67%) Service Management
8 7 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 6 (14.29%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (21.43%) C#
3 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 5 (11.90%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) PHP
6 3 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (40.48%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (14.29%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) HP
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.29%) New Relic
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (4.76%) Citrix
5 2 (4.76%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.76%) Remedy
5 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.76%) Twitter
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
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