The table below looks at the statistics for Firebug skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 113 103 115
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 5 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.75% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.49% 4.60% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 7
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
Firebug
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
336 261 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.38% 16.23% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 264 239 297
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firebug across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Firebug
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firebug across the Cambridge region.

Firebug Salary Trend in Cambridge

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Firebug 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 Firebug.

1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) Internet
1 12 (100.00%) Subversion
1 12 (100.00%) Web Development
1 12 (100.00%) SaaS
2 11 (91.67%) Rapid Prototyping
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (58.33%) Django
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 7 (58.33%) JSON
3 7 (58.33%) Data Management
3 7 (58.33%) PDM
3 7 (58.33%) Nagios
3 7 (58.33%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (41.67%) SEO
5 5 (41.67%) HTML5
5 5 (41.67%) Node.js
5 5 (41.67%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) Jasmine
5 5 (41.67%) LESS
5 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (41.67%) Semantic HTML
5 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
5 5 (41.67%) OO
5 5 (41.67%) DOM

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Firebug 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 Firebug. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) SaaS
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Subversion
2 5 (41.67%) Fiddler
2 5 (41.67%) Jasmine
2 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) Grunt
2 5 (41.67%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) JSON
2 7 (58.33%) Django
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) DOM
3 5 (41.67%) XHTML
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) REST
3 5 (41.67%) LESS
3 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 5 (41.67%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Web Development
2 11 (91.67%) Rapid Prototyping
3 7 (58.33%) PDM
3 7 (58.33%) Data Management
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (41.67%) OO
5 5 (41.67%) SEO
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Nagios