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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firebug
Rank 795 859 819
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -40
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 73 43 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.040% 0.044%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.43% 0.24% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 58 24 29
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £26,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
16786 17618 15694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.26% 16.32% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14210 14593 13543
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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 38 £45,000 - 2
South East +7 24 £46,000 +119.04% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £28,250 - 1
East of England +14 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £27,500 -
Firebug
UK

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 91 (72.80%) HTML
2 83 (66.40%) CSS
3 77 (61.60%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 73 (58.40%) Selenium
6 72 (57.60%) SQL
7 65 (52.00%) Java
8 58 (46.40%) Git (software)
9 56 (44.80%) QA
10 50 (40.00%) C#
11 49 (39.20%) WebDriver
12 47 (37.60%) XML
12 47 (37.60%) TDD
12 47 (37.60%) Continuous Integration
13 45 (36.00%) Fiddler
13 45 (36.00%) BDD
14 44 (35.20%) Subversion
15 43 (34.40%) SQL Server
16 42 (33.60%) Web Services
16 42 (33.60%) Ruby
17 40 (32.00%) Test Automation
18 34 (27.20%) Jenkins
19 32 (25.60%) JSON
20 29 (23.20%) Linux
20 29 (23.20%) Cucumber
20 29 (23.20%) Hudson
21 28 (22.40%) Eclipse
21 28 (22.40%) MVC
21 28 (22.40%) Automated Testing
22 27 (21.60%) Ajax

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 15 (12.00%) Node.js
2 13 (10.40%) Apache
3 12 (9.60%) Tomcat
3 12 (9.60%) IIS
4 7 (5.60%) JBoss
4 7 (5.60%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.60%) CMS
5 5 (4.00%) Confluence
6 4 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.40%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.20%) Joyent
2 4 (3.20%) IaaS
3 2 (1.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.20%) HTTP
2 4 (3.20%) Firewall
3 3 (2.40%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (34.40%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.60%) MySQL
4 6 (4.80%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (4.00%) Redis
6 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.40%) DB2
7 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 73 (58.40%) Selenium
2 58 (46.40%) Git (software)
3 49 (39.20%) WebDriver
4 45 (36.00%) Fiddler
5 44 (35.20%) Subversion
6 34 (27.20%) Jenkins
7 29 (23.20%) Cucumber
7 29 (23.20%) Hudson
8 28 (22.40%) Eclipse
9 25 (20.00%) SpecFlow
10 23 (18.40%) Visual Studio
11 21 (16.80%) Maven
12 18 (14.40%) TeamCity
13 16 (12.80%) RSpec
13 16 (12.80%) JIRA
13 16 (12.80%) QuickTest Pro
14 15 (12.00%) IntelliJ
14 15 (12.00%) TestNG
15 12 (9.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 11 (8.80%) Jtest
General
1 17 (13.60%) Retail
2 16 (12.80%) Finance
3 14 (11.20%) Advertising
4 10 (8.00%) Law
5 6 (4.80%) Games
5 6 (4.80%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.80%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.80%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (34.40%) Analyst
2 36 (28.80%) Test Analyst
3 35 (28.00%) Developer
4 23 (18.40%) Tester
5 20 (16.00%) QA Engineer
6 18 (14.40%) Automation Test Analyst
6 18 (14.40%) Automation Analyst
7 15 (12.00%) Automation Tester
7 15 (12.00%) Software Developer
8 14 (11.20%) Lead Tester
9 11 (8.80%) Front-End Developer
10 8 (6.40%) QA Automation Engineer
10 8 (6.40%) Automation Engineer
11 7 (5.60%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Web Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Lead Test Analyst
12 5 (4.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
13 4 (3.20%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 4 (3.20%) Web Analyst
13 4 (3.20%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (72.80%) HTML
2 83 (66.40%) CSS
3 47 (37.60%) XML
4 42 (33.60%) Web Services
5 32 (25.60%) JSON
6 27 (21.60%) Ajax
7 26 (20.80%) .NET
8 24 (19.20%) jQuery
8 24 (19.20%) HTML5
9 23 (18.40%) CSS3
10 21 (16.80%) RESTful
11 18 (14.40%) ASP.NET
11 18 (14.40%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (12.80%) .NET Framework
12 16 (12.80%) Gherkin
13 15 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (8.80%) Dojo
14 11 (8.80%) WCF
14 11 (8.80%) REST
15 10 (8.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 19 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (12.00%) Open Source
4 13 (10.40%) User Experience
5 11 (8.80%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (8.80%) W3C
6 7 (5.60%) Social Network
7 6 (4.80%) N-Tier
8 5 (4.00%) Wiki
9 1 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.80%) Handset
9 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.20%) Linux
2 11 (8.80%) Windows
3 6 (4.80%) Android
3 6 (4.80%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.20%) Solaris
5 3 (2.40%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.40%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (61.60%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (37.60%) TDD
2 47 (37.60%) Continuous Integration
3 45 (36.00%) BDD
4 40 (32.00%) Test Automation
5 28 (22.40%) Automated Testing
5 28 (22.40%) MVC
6 27 (21.60%) Continuous Improvement
7 26 (20.80%) Test Scripting
8 25 (20.00%) Test Management
9 22 (17.60%) E-Commerce
10 21 (16.80%) Compatibility Testing
10 21 (16.80%) Mentoring
11 18 (14.40%) Test Strategy
11 18 (14.40%) B2C
12 15 (12.00%) Analytics
13 14 (11.20%) OOP
14 11 (8.80%) B2B
14 11 (8.80%) Manual Testing
15 10 (8.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 75 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 72 (57.60%) SQL
3 65 (52.00%) Java
4 50 (40.00%) C#
5 42 (33.60%) Ruby
6 21 (16.80%) Perl
7 11 (8.80%) C++
8 8 (6.40%) PHP
9 6 (4.80%) VBScript
9 6 (4.80%) VB
9 6 (4.80%) Scala
10 3 (2.40%) XPath
10 3 (2.40%) AWK
11 2 (1.60%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (14.40%) ISEB
2 17 (13.60%) ISTQB
3 16 (12.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (44.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Nagios
1 4 (3.20%) ZABBIX
1 4 (3.20%) Puppet
2 3 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (9.60%) Microsoft
1 12 (9.60%) Google
2 8 (6.40%) Cisco
2 8 (6.40%) Facebook
3 7 (5.60%) Twitter
3 7 (5.60%) Oracle
4 5 (4.00%) Adobe
5 3 (2.40%) Sun
5 3 (2.40%) IBM
6 2 (1.60%) Sony
7 1 (0.80%) Atlassian
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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