The table below looks at the statistics for Firebug skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firebug
Rank 850 844 796
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -48
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 16 57 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.052% 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.091% 0.32% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 56 54
Average salary £34,580 £53,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.66% +43.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £31,750 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -
Firebug
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17621 17927 15235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.22% 16.38% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14949 15165 13063
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in England

Firebug
Salary Trend in England

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

Firebug Salary Trend in England

Firebug
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firebug across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Firebug Salary Histogram in England

Firebug
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firebug within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
London -3 12 £39,000 -29.09% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £26,250 -
North West - 1 £22,500 -
Firebug
UK

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 61 (80.26%) HTML
2 56 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (67.11%) SQL
3 51 (67.11%) CSS
4 45 (59.21%) JavaScript
4 45 (59.21%) Selenium
5 39 (51.32%) Java
6 32 (42.11%) C#
6 32 (42.11%) Subversion
7 30 (39.47%) QA
7 30 (39.47%) XML
7 30 (39.47%) Test Automation
8 27 (35.53%) Git (software)
8 27 (35.53%) Web Services
8 27 (35.53%) Fiddler
8 27 (35.53%) Automated Testing
9 26 (34.21%) Jenkins
10 23 (30.26%) Test Management
10 23 (30.26%) Test Scripting
10 23 (30.26%) WebDriver
11 21 (27.63%) BDD
12 20 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (26.32%) Linux
13 19 (25.00%) Ruby
13 19 (25.00%) Ajax
13 19 (25.00%) Cucumber
14 18 (23.68%) TDD
14 18 (23.68%) JSON
14 18 (23.68%) Eclipse
15 16 (21.05%) E-Commerce

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 7 (9.21%) Apache
2 6 (7.89%) Node.js
3 5 (6.58%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.26%) Drupal
5 3 (3.95%) JBoss
5 3 (3.95%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.63%) CMS
7 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.32%) IIS
7 1 (1.32%) Confluence
7 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.63%) GitHub
2 2 (2.63%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.32%) IaaS
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) HTTP
1 5 (6.58%) Internet
2 3 (3.95%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.63%) Intranet
3 2 (2.63%) Extranet
3 2 (2.63%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.32%) WebEx
4 1 (1.32%) Firewall
4 1 (1.32%) VoIP
4 1 (1.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) MySQL
3 3 (3.95%) DB2
3 3 (3.95%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.63%) Redis
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (59.21%) Selenium
2 32 (42.11%) Subversion
3 27 (35.53%) Fiddler
3 27 (35.53%) Git (software)
4 26 (34.21%) Jenkins
5 23 (30.26%) WebDriver
6 19 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 18 (23.68%) Eclipse
8 14 (18.42%) IntelliJ
8 14 (18.42%) HP UFT
8 14 (18.42%) Maven
8 14 (18.42%) TestNG
9 11 (14.47%) RSpec
9 11 (14.47%) JIRA
10 9 (11.84%) Visual Studio
11 8 (10.53%) SpecFlow
12 7 (9.21%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (9.21%) Hudson
13 6 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Retail
3 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 2 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (48.68%) Analyst
2 31 (40.79%) Test Analyst
3 16 (21.05%) Developer
4 13 (17.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 13 (17.11%) Automation Analyst
5 12 (15.79%) QA Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Tester
7 5 (6.58%) Lead Test Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Lead Tester
8 4 (5.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.95%) QA Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Software Test Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Test Leader
10 2 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (80.26%) HTML
2 51 (67.11%) CSS
3 30 (39.47%) XML
4 27 (35.53%) Web Services
5 19 (25.00%) Ajax
6 18 (23.68%) JSON
7 15 (19.74%) .NET
8 14 (18.42%) jQuery
9 13 (17.11%) RESTful
10 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET
11 11 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (14.47%) Gherkin
12 10 (13.16%) HTML5
12 10 (13.16%) AngularJS
13 9 (11.84%) CSS3
14 7 (9.21%) XHTML
14 7 (9.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (9.21%) Sass
15 6 (7.89%) .NET Framework
15 6 (7.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.84%) N-Tier
3 6 (7.89%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.95%) W3C
5 2 (2.63%) Handset
5 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.63%) Social Network
5 2 (2.63%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.32%) Wiki
6 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) Linux
2 9 (11.84%) Windows
3 3 (3.95%) AIX
3 3 (3.95%) Android
3 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.63%) UNIX
4 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (39.47%) Test Automation
3 27 (35.53%) Automated Testing
4 23 (30.26%) Test Management
4 23 (30.26%) Test Scripting
5 21 (27.63%) BDD
6 20 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (23.68%) TDD
8 16 (21.05%) E-Commerce
9 15 (19.74%) OOP
9 15 (19.74%) MVC
9 15 (19.74%) Manual Testing
10 13 (17.11%) Software Testing
10 13 (17.11%) Performance Testing
10 13 (17.11%) B2C
11 11 (14.47%) Compatibility Testing
12 10 (13.16%) OO
13 9 (11.84%) Security Testing
13 9 (11.84%) Web Development
13 9 (11.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 51 (67.11%) SQL
2 45 (59.21%) JavaScript
3 39 (51.32%) Java
4 32 (42.11%) C#
5 19 (25.00%) Ruby
6 9 (11.84%) PHP
7 7 (9.21%) Perl
8 5 (6.58%) VB
9 4 (5.26%) C++
9 4 (5.26%) VBScript
10 3 (3.95%) AWK
10 3 (3.95%) XPath
11 1 (1.32%) Scala
11 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) ISEB
2 12 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 11 (14.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (39.47%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) TeamSite
1 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) Google
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco
3 3 (3.95%) IBM
3 3 (3.95%) Sun
4 2 (2.63%) Adobe
4 2 (2.63%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.63%) Facebook
5 1 (1.32%) Twitter
5 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
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