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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 833 783 789
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 42 65 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.065% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.24% 0.42% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 48
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £23,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
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
17563 15327 16361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.27% 15.25% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14617 13167 14234
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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
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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 +12 30 £53,750 +79.16% 2
South East -32 6 £32,500 +8.33% 1
East of England -36 5 £50,000 +33.33%
East Midlands -3 1 - -
Firebug
UK

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 87 (76.99%) CSS
2 84 (74.34%) JavaScript
3 80 (70.80%) HTML
4 57 (50.44%) Java
5 55 (48.67%) Ruby
6 49 (43.36%) Git (software)
7 48 (42.48%) MySQL
8 44 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (37.17%) SQL
9 42 (37.17%) Linux
10 41 (36.28%) Fiddler
11 37 (32.74%) Selenium
11 37 (32.74%) jQuery
12 35 (30.97%) Node.js
12 35 (30.97%) Web Services
13 29 (25.66%) Oracle
13 29 (25.66%) QA
14 28 (24.78%) Apache
15 27 (23.89%) TDD
15 27 (23.89%) HTML5
15 27 (23.89%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (23.01%) Amazon AWS
16 26 (23.01%) Redis
16 26 (23.01%) Joyent
16 26 (23.01%) IaaS
16 26 (23.01%) Elasticsearch
16 26 (23.01%) Subversion
16 26 (23.01%) Tomcat
16 26 (23.01%) Solaris
17 25 (22.12%) Firewall

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 35 (30.97%) Node.js
2 28 (24.78%) Apache
3 26 (23.01%) Tomcat
3 26 (23.01%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (10.62%) CMS
5 8 (7.08%) WordPress
6 2 (1.77%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.77%) Drupal
7 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 26 (23.01%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (23.01%) Joyent
1 26 (23.01%) IaaS
2 15 (13.27%) SaaS
3 7 (6.19%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.12%) Firewall
2 15 (13.27%) Internet
3 6 (5.31%) FTP
4 5 (4.42%) HTTP
5 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.77%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (42.48%) MySQL
2 26 (23.01%) Redis
3 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.65%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 49 (43.36%) Git (software)
2 41 (36.28%) Fiddler
3 37 (32.74%) Selenium
4 26 (23.01%) Subversion
5 21 (18.58%) WebDriver
6 19 (16.81%) Hudson
7 17 (15.04%) Cucumber
7 17 (15.04%) TeamCity
8 15 (13.27%) SpecFlow
8 15 (13.27%) Jenkins
9 11 (9.73%) Jasmine
9 11 (9.73%) JIRA
10 7 (6.19%) Grunt
10 7 (6.19%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (5.31%) PhantomJS
11 6 (5.31%) QUnit
12 5 (4.42%) RSpec
13 3 (2.65%) Redmine
13 3 (2.65%) FishEye
13 3 (2.65%) Maven
General
1 11 (9.73%) Retail
2 6 (5.31%) Advertising
3 5 (4.42%) Marketing
4 2 (1.77%) Finance
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (40.71%) Developer
2 35 (30.97%) Analyst
3 26 (23.01%) Applications Support
4 25 (22.12%) Support Analyst
5 23 (20.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 21 (18.58%) Tester
7 15 (13.27%) Web Analyst
7 15 (13.27%) Web Support Analyst
7 15 (13.27%) Automation Tester
8 11 (9.73%) Front-End Developer
8 11 (9.73%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (9.73%) Web Developer
9 10 (8.85%) Test Analyst
9 10 (8.85%) Senior Support Analyst
10 9 (7.96%) Senior Support Engineer
10 9 (7.96%) Support Engineer
11 8 (7.08%) Applications Support Engineer
11 8 (7.08%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
12 6 (5.31%) Automation Test Analyst
12 6 (5.31%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (76.99%) CSS
2 80 (70.80%) HTML
3 37 (32.74%) jQuery
4 35 (30.97%) Web Services
5 27 (23.89%) HTML5
6 24 (21.24%) XML
7 23 (20.35%) JSON
8 20 (17.70%) Ajax
9 18 (15.93%) ActiveMQ
9 18 (15.93%) CSS3
10 16 (14.16%) AngularJS
11 14 (12.39%) Backbone.js
12 9 (7.96%) RESTful
13 8 (7.08%) REST
13 8 (7.08%) LESS
14 7 (6.19%) Ember.js
14 7 (6.19%) Django
14 7 (6.19%) DOM
15 6 (5.31%) XHTML
16 5 (4.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) Open Source
2 10 (8.85%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.96%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.42%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.77%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.88%) NHS
7 1 (0.88%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (37.17%) Linux
2 26 (23.01%) Solaris
3 18 (15.93%) Windows
4 7 (6.19%) Windows 7
5 6 (5.31%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.31%) Android
6 4 (3.54%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (23.89%) TDD
2 27 (23.89%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (22.12%) BDD
4 20 (17.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (13.27%) Test Strategy
5 15 (13.27%) Web Development
6 14 (12.39%) Scrum
7 12 (10.62%) Compatibility Testing
7 12 (10.62%) Test Automation
8 11 (9.73%) Content Management
8 11 (9.73%) E-Commerce
8 11 (9.73%) Rapid Prototyping
9 9 (7.96%) OO
10 8 (7.08%) User Stories
11 7 (6.19%) Web Accessibility
11 7 (6.19%) Data Management
11 7 (6.19%) PDM
12 6 (5.31%) Kanban
12 6 (5.31%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (74.34%) JavaScript
2 57 (50.44%) Java
3 55 (48.67%) Ruby
4 42 (37.17%) SQL
5 18 (15.93%) PHP
6 16 (14.16%) C#
7 15 (13.27%) Perl
8 7 (6.19%) Python
9 3 (2.65%) XPath
10 2 (1.77%) C++
11 1 (0.88%) VB
11 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.88%) PHP5
11 1 (0.88%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (7.96%) Degree
2 5 (4.42%) ISEB
2 5 (4.42%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) MBA
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (25.66%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 18 (15.93%) Puppet
2 9 (7.96%) Nagios
3 4 (3.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (25.66%) Oracle
2 8 (7.08%) JBoss
3 6 (5.31%) Adobe
4 3 (2.65%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.77%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.88%) Zend
6 1 (0.88%) Twitter
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