The table below looks at the statistics for Firebug skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 314 330 337
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.017% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.067% 0.11% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.94% -14.37%
Firebug
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1496 1757 1572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.47% 14.68% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1588 1464
Average salary £55,000 £52,900 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +5.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Firebug
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Firebug Salary Trend in the City of London

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (50.00%) PhantomJS
4 3 (50.00%) QUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
4 3 (50.00%) Spock
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Kanban
5 2 (33.33%) JSON
5 2 (33.33%) Adobe
5 2 (33.33%) User Experience
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (16.67%) FishEye
6 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (50.00%) PhantomJS
1 3 (50.00%) QUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (50.00%) Spock
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) FishEye
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (16.67%) Modernizr
6 1 (16.67%) LAMP
6 1 (16.67%) WAMP
6 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Business Development
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MBA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter