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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firebug
Rank 842 855 814
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -41
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 40 70 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.062% 0.051%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.24% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32 58 41
Average salary £39,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.46% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,200 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-22.66% -
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
16749 18573 15093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.63% 16.39% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14128 15710 13037
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +11 16 £45,000 -18.18%
Yorkshire +24 11 £27,500 +34.14%
South East +19 8 £46,000 +119.04%
East of England +13 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £27,500 -
North East -4 1 - -
Firebug
UK

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 78 (76.47%) HTML
2 75 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (67.65%) Selenium
4 68 (66.67%) SQL
4 68 (66.67%) CSS
5 63 (61.76%) JavaScript
6 56 (54.90%) Java
7 47 (46.08%) QA
8 46 (45.10%) Subversion
9 45 (44.12%) XML
10 41 (40.20%) Web Services
11 40 (39.22%) Test Automation
12 39 (38.24%) Git (software)
12 39 (38.24%) WebDriver
13 37 (36.27%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (35.29%) C#
15 35 (34.31%) TDD
15 35 (34.31%) BDD
15 35 (34.31%) Jenkins
16 34 (33.33%) Automated Testing
17 33 (32.35%) JSON
17 33 (32.35%) Fiddler
18 32 (31.37%) Test Scripting
19 30 (29.41%) Test Management
19 30 (29.41%) Cucumber
20 29 (28.43%) Ruby
20 29 (28.43%) Ajax
21 28 (27.45%) Eclipse
22 27 (26.47%) Linux
23 23 (22.55%) RESTful

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 12 (11.76%) Node.js
2 10 (9.80%) Apache
3 9 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.90%) Confluence
5 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.94%) JBoss
5 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.94%) Drupal
6 2 (1.96%) IIS
7 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.94%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.96%) SaaS
4 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.98%) Joyent
4 1 (0.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.80%) HTTP
2 5 (4.90%) WebEx
3 3 (2.94%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.98%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (3.92%) MySQL
4 3 (2.94%) DB2
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.96%) Redis
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 69 (67.65%) Selenium
2 46 (45.10%) Subversion
3 39 (38.24%) Git (software)
3 39 (38.24%) WebDriver
4 35 (34.31%) Jenkins
5 33 (32.35%) Fiddler
6 30 (29.41%) Cucumber
7 28 (27.45%) Eclipse
8 21 (20.59%) Maven
9 19 (18.63%) JIRA
10 18 (17.65%) RSpec
10 18 (17.65%) Hudson
11 16 (15.69%) QuickTest Pro
12 15 (14.71%) IntelliJ
12 15 (14.71%) TestNG
13 14 (13.73%) SpecFlow
13 14 (13.73%) Visual Studio
14 11 (10.78%) Jtest
15 9 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (7.84%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 16 (15.69%) Finance
2 9 (8.82%) Retail
3 6 (5.88%) Online Betting
3 6 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.88%) Games
4 3 (2.94%) Advertising
5 2 (1.96%) Law
6 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (44.12%) Analyst
2 40 (39.22%) Test Analyst
3 22 (21.57%) Developer
4 21 (20.59%) QA Engineer
5 16 (15.69%) Automation Analyst
5 16 (15.69%) Automation Test Analyst
6 11 (10.78%) Tester
7 8 (7.84%) QA Automation Engineer
7 8 (7.84%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (6.86%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Lead Test Analyst
10 5 (4.90%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 5 (4.90%) Lead Tester
11 4 (3.92%) Automation Tester
11 4 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.92%) QA Tester
11 4 (3.92%) Web Developer
12 3 (2.94%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.94%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (76.47%) HTML
2 68 (66.67%) CSS
3 45 (44.12%) XML
4 41 (40.20%) Web Services
5 33 (32.35%) JSON
6 29 (28.43%) Ajax
7 23 (22.55%) RESTful
8 19 (18.63%) HTML5
9 18 (17.65%) jQuery
9 18 (17.65%) CSS3
9 18 (17.65%) Gherkin
10 16 (15.69%) .NET
11 12 (11.76%) AngularJS
12 11 (10.78%) DOM
12 11 (10.78%) Dojo
12 11 (10.78%) REST
13 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET
14 9 (8.82%) J2EE
15 8 (7.84%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.84%) Social Network
3 8 (7.84%) N-Tier
4 7 (6.86%) User Experience
4 7 (6.86%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.90%) W3C
5 5 (4.90%) Wiki
6 2 (1.96%) Handset
7 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.47%) Linux
2 10 (9.80%) Windows
3 6 (5.88%) Android
3 6 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.94%) AIX
5 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.98%) UNIX
6 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (39.22%) Test Automation
3 37 (36.27%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (34.31%) TDD
4 35 (34.31%) BDD
5 34 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 32 (31.37%) Test Scripting
7 30 (29.41%) Test Management
8 21 (20.59%) E-Commerce
9 19 (18.63%) B2C
9 19 (18.63%) Compatibility Testing
10 17 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (16.67%) Manual Testing
11 16 (15.69%) MVC
11 16 (15.69%) OOP
12 13 (12.75%) Open Source
13 12 (11.76%) Security Testing
13 12 (11.76%) Performance Testing
13 12 (11.76%) OO
14 11 (10.78%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (66.67%) SQL
2 63 (61.76%) JavaScript
3 56 (54.90%) Java
4 36 (35.29%) C#
5 29 (28.43%) Ruby
6 11 (10.78%) C++
7 10 (9.80%) Perl
8 8 (7.84%) PHP
9 6 (5.88%) Scala
9 6 (5.88%) VBScript
9 6 (5.88%) VB
10 3 (2.94%) AWK
10 3 (2.94%) XPath
11 2 (1.96%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (19.61%) ISEB
2 19 (18.63%) ISTQB
3 18 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (46.08%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (7.84%) Cisco
2 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.90%) Adobe
3 5 (4.90%) Google
4 4 (3.92%) Oracle
5 3 (2.94%) Sun
5 3 (2.94%) IBM
6 2 (1.96%) Facebook
6 2 (1.96%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.96%) Sony
7 1 (0.98%) Twitter