The first table below looks at the demand for Firebug skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 833 800 813
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 63 71 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.065% 0.072%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.44% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 61 59 48
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18927 16221 16662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.20% 14.87% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15988 13921 14487
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Firebug
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firebug within the UK.

Firebug Salary Trend in the UK

Firebug
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firebug over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 within the UK.

Firebug Salary Histogram in the UK

Firebug
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firebug within the UK over the 3 months to 10 July 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
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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
England -45 62 £52,500 +40.00% 5
London -8 49 £55,000 +69.23% 3
Cambridge -6 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Cambridgeshire -7 7 £50,000 +17.64%
East of England -34 7 £50,000 +29.03%
City of London - 7 £57,500 -
North East - 3 £22,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £22,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £22,500 -
Kent -16 2 £21,000 -8.69%
South East -35 2 £21,000 -35.38% 2
Maidstone - 2 £21,000 -
Glasgow -13 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Scotland -13 1 £50,000 +78.57%
North West - 1 £24,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £24,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £24,000 -

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 101 (87.07%) JavaScript
1 101 (87.07%) CSS
2 93 (80.17%) HTML
3 49 (42.24%) Java
3 49 (42.24%) jQuery
4 47 (40.52%) MySQL
5 46 (39.66%) Ruby
6 43 (37.07%) SQL
7 42 (36.21%) Git (software)
8 41 (35.34%) Linux
9 38 (32.76%) Web Services
9 38 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (32.76%) Node.js
10 37 (31.90%) HTML5
10 37 (31.90%) Subversion
11 31 (26.72%) Ajax
11 31 (26.72%) JSON
11 31 (26.72%) XML
11 31 (26.72%) Fiddler
12 29 (25.00%) Selenium
13 28 (24.14%) Oracle
14 26 (22.41%) Apache
14 26 (22.41%) CSS3
15 24 (20.69%) Redis
15 24 (20.69%) Joyent
15 24 (20.69%) IaaS
15 24 (20.69%) Elasticsearch
15 24 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
15 24 (20.69%) Tomcat
15 24 (20.69%) Solaris

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 38 (32.76%) Node.js
2 26 (22.41%) Apache
3 24 (20.69%) Tomcat
3 24 (20.69%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (10.34%) CMS
5 6 (5.17%) WordPress
6 3 (2.59%) Joomla!
6 3 (2.59%) IIS
7 1 (0.86%) Drupal
7 1 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (11.21%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.31%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (4.31%) GIMP
3 2 (1.72%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (20.69%) Joyent
1 24 (20.69%) IaaS
2 13 (11.21%) SaaS
3 6 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.83%) Firewall
2 17 (14.66%) Internet
3 6 (5.17%) FTP
4 4 (3.45%) HTTP
5 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.72%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (40.52%) MySQL
2 24 (20.69%) Redis
3 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 42 (36.21%) Git (software)
2 37 (31.90%) Subversion
3 31 (26.72%) Fiddler
4 29 (25.00%) Selenium
5 21 (18.10%) Cucumber
6 17 (14.66%) Jenkins
7 14 (12.07%) JIRA
8 10 (8.62%) Jasmine
9 9 (7.76%) WebDriver
10 8 (6.90%) Grunt
11 7 (6.03%) RSpec
12 6 (5.17%) PhantomJS
12 6 (5.17%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (5.17%) Redmine
12 6 (5.17%) Eclipse
12 6 (5.17%) QUnit
13 4 (3.45%) JMeter
13 4 (3.45%) Maven
13 4 (3.45%) TestNG
13 4 (3.45%) Hudson
General
1 12 (10.34%) Retail
2 6 (5.17%) Marketing
3 5 (4.31%) Advertising
4 2 (1.72%) Finance
4 2 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.86%) German Language
Job Titles
1 56 (48.28%) Developer
2 38 (32.76%) Analyst
3 24 (20.69%) Applications Support
4 23 (19.83%) Support Analyst
5 21 (18.10%) Applications Support Analyst
6 20 (17.24%) Web Developer
7 19 (16.38%) Front-End Developer
8 15 (12.93%) Test Analyst
9 14 (12.07%) Web Analyst
9 14 (12.07%) Web Support Analyst
10 11 (9.48%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (8.62%) Front-End Web Developer
12 9 (7.76%) Senior Support Analyst
13 8 (6.90%) Senior Support Engineer
13 8 (6.90%) Tester
13 8 (6.90%) Test Engineer
13 8 (6.90%) Support Engineer
13 8 (6.90%) Automation Analyst
13 8 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
14 7 (6.03%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (87.07%) CSS
2 93 (80.17%) HTML
3 49 (42.24%) jQuery
4 38 (32.76%) Web Services
5 37 (31.90%) HTML5
6 31 (26.72%) XML
6 31 (26.72%) Ajax
6 31 (26.72%) JSON
7 26 (22.41%) CSS3
8 17 (14.66%) RESTful
8 17 (14.66%) AngularJS
8 17 (14.66%) ActiveMQ
9 15 (12.93%) Backbone.js
10 9 (7.76%) Sass
10 9 (7.76%) LESS
10 9 (7.76%) Semantic HTML
11 8 (6.90%) REST
11 8 (6.90%) DOM
11 8 (6.90%) SOAP
12 7 (6.03%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.24%) Open Source
2 11 (9.48%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (8.62%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.59%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.59%) W3C
5 2 (1.72%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.86%) Blog
6 1 (0.86%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (35.34%) Linux
2 24 (20.69%) Solaris
3 20 (17.24%) Windows
4 12 (10.34%) Android
4 12 (10.34%) Apple iOS
5 9 (7.76%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.86%) UNIX
7 1 (0.86%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.10%) Scrum
3 20 (17.24%) BDD
4 18 (15.52%) TDD
5 17 (14.66%) Web Development
6 15 (12.93%) Compatibility Testing
6 15 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (12.93%) OO
7 13 (11.21%) E-Commerce
7 13 (11.21%) Test Automation
8 12 (10.34%) User Stories
8 12 (10.34%) Content Management
9 11 (9.48%) Kanban
10 10 (8.62%) Rapid Prototyping
11 9 (7.76%) OOP
12 8 (6.90%) Integration Testing
13 7 (6.03%) Test Scripting
13 7 (6.03%) Software Engineering
13 7 (6.03%) PDM
13 7 (6.03%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (87.07%) JavaScript
2 49 (42.24%) Java
3 46 (39.66%) Ruby
4 43 (37.07%) SQL
5 21 (18.10%) PHP
6 8 (6.90%) Python
7 5 (4.31%) C#
7 5 (4.31%) XPath
8 2 (1.72%) C++
9 1 (0.86%) VB
9 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.86%) PHP5
9 1 (0.86%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.86%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.62%) Degree
2 5 (4.31%) ISEB
2 5 (4.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.97%) QA
2 3 (2.59%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 17 (14.66%) Puppet
2 8 (6.90%) Nagios
3 4 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (24.14%) Oracle
2 12 (10.34%) Adobe
3 7 (6.03%) JBoss
4 4 (3.45%) AccuRev
5 3 (2.59%) Twitter
6 1 (0.86%) Facebook
6 1 (0.86%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.86%) Telerik
6 1 (0.86%) Google
6 1 (0.86%) Zend
6 1 (0.86%) Sitecore
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary package is negotiable for the candidate seeking to take up this
Posted: 5 hours ago
Middlesex
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
John Guest LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago