The table below looks at the statistics for Firebug skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 253 233 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.089% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Average salary £38,000 £34,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.94% -14.37%
Firebug
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1264 1015 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.91% 15.01% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 893 1052
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Firebug
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Firebug Salary Trend in the North West

Firebug
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firebug within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Merseyside +17 8 £38,000 +10.94%
Firebug
England

Firebug
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) IIS
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Law
3 6 (75.00%) B2B
3 6 (75.00%) Retail
3 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (75.00%) CRUD
3 6 (75.00%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) WPF

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (75.00%) Law
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (87.50%) WCF
3 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) CRUD
2 6 (75.00%) Line Management
2 6 (75.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) SQL