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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 850 793 824
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +31
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 57 76 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.070% 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.30% 0.47% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 56 56 47
Average salary £53,750 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £26,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £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
19019 16311 16915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.27% 15.00% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15997 13882 14647
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 July 2014 within the UK.

Firebug Salary Histogram in the UK

Firebug
Top 15 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 29 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 -61 56 £55,000 +46.66% 6
London +2 46 £55,000 +76.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -8 6 £50,000 +17.64%
Cambridge -12 6 £50,000 +17.64%
East of England -23 6 £50,000 +29.03%
City of London - 5 £57,500 - 1
South East -13 2 £26,750 -14.40% 4
Tyne and Wear - 2 £22,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £22,500 -
North East - 2 £22,500 -
Scotland -11 1 £50,000 +78.57%
Glasgow -13 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Kent -18 1 £21,000 -8.69%
Middlesex - 1 £32,500 - 1
Maidstone - 1 £21,000 -

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 99 (87.61%) JavaScript
1 99 (87.61%) CSS
2 91 (80.53%) HTML
3 50 (44.25%) Java
4 49 (43.36%) MySQL
5 47 (41.59%) Ruby
6 45 (39.82%) jQuery
7 44 (38.94%) SQL
7 44 (38.94%) Linux
8 40 (35.40%) Git (software)
9 39 (34.51%) Web Services
10 38 (33.63%) Node.js
11 37 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (29.20%) HTML5
13 32 (28.32%) Fiddler
14 31 (27.43%) Subversion
15 30 (26.55%) Oracle
16 29 (25.66%) Apache
16 29 (25.66%) Selenium
17 28 (24.78%) JSON
18 27 (23.89%) XML
19 26 (23.01%) Tomcat
19 26 (23.01%) Solaris
19 26 (23.01%) Ajax
19 26 (23.01%) Amazon AWS
19 26 (23.01%) Redis
19 26 (23.01%) Joyent
19 26 (23.01%) IaaS
19 26 (23.01%) Elasticsearch
20 25 (22.12%) Firewall

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (33.63%) Node.js
2 29 (25.66%) Apache
3 26 (23.01%) Tomcat
3 26 (23.01%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (11.50%) CMS
5 8 (7.08%) WordPress
6 2 (1.77%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.77%) IIS
7 1 (0.88%) Drupal
7 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (8.85%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.77%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.77%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.77%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 26 (23.01%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (23.01%) Joyent
1 26 (23.01%) IaaS
2 13 (11.50%) SaaS
3 6 (5.31%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.12%) Firewall
2 16 (14.16%) Internet
3 6 (5.31%) FTP
4 5 (4.42%) HTTP
5 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.77%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (43.36%) MySQL
2 26 (23.01%) Redis
3 8 (7.08%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.54%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 40 (35.40%) Git (software)
2 32 (28.32%) Fiddler
3 31 (27.43%) Subversion
4 29 (25.66%) Selenium
5 20 (17.70%) Cucumber
6 17 (15.04%) Jenkins
7 12 (10.62%) JIRA
8 10 (8.85%) Jasmine
9 9 (7.96%) WebDriver
10 8 (7.08%) Grunt
11 7 (6.19%) RSpec
12 6 (5.31%) PhantomJS
12 6 (5.31%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (5.31%) QUnit
13 5 (4.42%) Redmine
13 5 (4.42%) Hudson
14 4 (3.54%) TestNG
14 4 (3.54%) Maven
15 3 (2.65%) Eclipse
15 3 (2.65%) JMeter
General
1 12 (10.62%) Retail
2 5 (4.42%) Marketing
3 4 (3.54%) Advertising
4 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.77%) Finance
5 1 (0.88%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 52 (46.02%) Developer
2 39 (34.51%) Analyst
3 26 (23.01%) Applications Support
4 25 (22.12%) Support Analyst
5 23 (20.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 17 (15.04%) Web Developer
7 16 (14.16%) Front-End Developer
8 15 (13.27%) Web Support Analyst
8 15 (13.27%) Web Analyst
9 14 (12.39%) Test Analyst
10 11 (9.73%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (8.85%) Senior Support Analyst
12 9 (7.96%) Senior Support Engineer
12 9 (7.96%) Tester
12 9 (7.96%) Support Engineer
13 8 (7.08%) Test Engineer
13 8 (7.08%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
13 8 (7.08%) Applications Support Engineer
13 8 (7.08%) Automation Test Analyst
13 8 (7.08%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (87.61%) CSS
2 91 (80.53%) HTML
3 45 (39.82%) jQuery
4 39 (34.51%) Web Services
5 33 (29.20%) HTML5
6 28 (24.78%) JSON
7 27 (23.89%) XML
8 26 (23.01%) Ajax
9 22 (19.47%) CSS3
10 18 (15.93%) ActiveMQ
11 16 (14.16%) AngularJS
12 15 (13.27%) Backbone.js
13 13 (11.50%) RESTful
14 8 (7.08%) REST
14 8 (7.08%) LESS
15 7 (6.19%) Ember.js
15 7 (6.19%) Sass
15 7 (6.19%) Gherkin
15 7 (6.19%) SOAP
15 7 (6.19%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.70%) Open Source
2 11 (9.73%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.85%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (6.19%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.77%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.88%) W3C
7 1 (0.88%) Blog
7 1 (0.88%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (38.94%) Linux
2 26 (23.01%) Solaris
3 20 (17.70%) Windows
4 11 (9.73%) Android
4 11 (9.73%) Apple iOS
5 9 (7.96%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.54%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.77%) UNIX
8 1 (0.88%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (16.81%) Scrum
2 19 (16.81%) BDD
3 18 (15.93%) TDD
4 16 (14.16%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (12.39%) Web Development
5 14 (12.39%) Compatibility Testing
6 13 (11.50%) OO
6 13 (11.50%) E-Commerce
6 13 (11.50%) Test Automation
7 12 (10.62%) Content Management
8 11 (9.73%) User Stories
9 10 (8.85%) Kanban
9 10 (8.85%) Rapid Prototyping
10 9 (7.96%) OOP
11 8 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (6.19%) Web Accessibility
12 7 (6.19%) B2C
12 7 (6.19%) Software Engineering
12 7 (6.19%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (87.61%) JavaScript
2 50 (44.25%) Java
3 47 (41.59%) Ruby
4 44 (38.94%) SQL
5 20 (17.70%) PHP
6 7 (6.19%) Python
7 5 (4.42%) XPath
8 4 (3.54%) C#
9 2 (1.77%) C++
9 2 (1.77%) PHP5
10 1 (0.88%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.88%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.88%) Perl
10 1 (0.88%) VB
10 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (7.08%) Degree
2 5 (4.42%) ISEB
2 5 (4.42%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.47%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 18 (15.93%) Puppet
2 8 (7.08%) Nagios
3 4 (3.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (26.55%) Oracle
2 8 (7.08%) JBoss
2 8 (7.08%) Adobe
3 4 (3.54%) AccuRev
4 2 (1.77%) Zend
5 1 (0.88%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.88%) Twitter
5 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.88%) Telerik
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
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