The table below looks at the statistics for Firebug skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firebug
Rank - 93 87
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.10% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.66% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £22,750
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-57.00% +33.33%
Firebug
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
272 151 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.12% 15.39% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 261 127 139
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Firebug
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Firebug Salary Trend in Kent

Firebug
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium IDE

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian