The table below looks at the statistics for Firebug skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 85 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.087% 0.62% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 3.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Firebug
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
190 178 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.56% 15.66% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 138 160 152
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,201
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Firebug
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Firebug Salary Trend in Essex

Firebug
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA