The table below looks at the statistics for Firebug skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firebug
Rank - - 187
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.025%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £38,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-35.06% +18.46%
Firebug
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
716 750 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.66% 20.78% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 606 655 508
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Firebug
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Firebug Salary Trend in Manchester

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) EPoS
1 3 (100.00%) W3C
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) MSTest
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) EPoS
1 3 (100.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 3 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft