The table below looks at the statistics for Firebird skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firebird over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firebird
Rank 96 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firebird 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.03% 0.42% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £25,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -37.50%
Firebird
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
291 240 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.19% 24.92% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 224 200 318
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% -6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Firebird
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firebird across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Firebird Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Firebird
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Firebird Salary Trend in Essex

Firebird
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firebird within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Saffron Walden - 1 £45,000 -
Firebird
East of England

Firebird
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Firebird 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 Firebird.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

Firebird
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Firebird 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 Firebird. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Ext JS
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared