The table below looks at the statistics for Firebug skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 424 424 460
Rank change year-on-year
0 +36
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 9 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% 0.064% 0.034%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.46% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 8
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% +5.79%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.94% -2.14%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3487 3019 3288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.95% 13.89% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2960 2604 2980
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Firebug
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Firebug Salary Trend in the South East

Firebug
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firebug across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Firebug Salary Histogram in the South East

Firebug
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firebug within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Surrey +3 7 £45,000 +12.50%
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Kent - 1 £22,500 -
Firebug
England

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 7 (46.67%) Google Analytics
3 7 (46.67%) Selenium
3 7 (46.67%) Google Maps API
3 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 7 (46.67%) Facebook
3 7 (46.67%) Twitter
3 7 (46.67%) Analytics
3 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
3 7 (46.67%) W3C
3 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) SEO
3 7 (46.67%) CMS
3 7 (46.67%) Google
3 7 (46.67%) CSS3
4 6 (40.00%) User Experience
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (40.00%) Fiddler
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 5 (33.33%) Hudson
5 5 (33.33%) QA
5 5 (33.33%) BDD
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Perl

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
1 7 (46.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
2 6 (40.00%) Fiddler
2 6 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (33.33%) Hudson
3 5 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 5 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) Gradle
4 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) Sublime Text
4 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Tester
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (13.33%) UX Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 7 (46.67%) Google Maps API
3 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 7 (46.67%) CSS3
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) Ajax
4 2 (13.33%) Silverlight
5 1 (6.67%) Zend Framework
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) W3C
2 6 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) MVC
1 7 (46.67%) SEO
1 7 (46.67%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (33.33%) BDD
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) OOP
3 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (6.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) Perl
3 5 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Google
1 7 (46.67%) Facebook
1 7 (46.67%) Twitter
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Zend