The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 862 801 844
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +43
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 34 66 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.062% 0.051%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.41% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 36
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £27,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,300 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18186 16069 16571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.95% 15.16% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15009 13636 14255
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 2 October 2014 within the UK.

Firebug Salary Histogram in the UK

Firebug
Top 23 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 2 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
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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 -42 33 £42,500 +17.24% 3
London -23 19 £55,000 +83.33% 3
South East -9 6 £32,500 -7.14%
East of England -20 4 £46,250 +23.33%
East Midlands -5 3 £39,000 +77.27%
Northamptonshire - 3 £39,000 -
Northampton - 3 £39,000 -
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £46,250 +23.33%
Cambridge -13 2 £46,250 +23.33%
City of London +6 1 £42,500 -
Berkshire -2 1 - -
Essex -7 1 - -
Hampshire -15 1 - -
North West -18 1 £38,000 -7.31%
Surrey -20 1 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £38,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £50,000 -
Wirral - 1 £38,000 -
Scotland - 1 £50,000 -

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 80 (80.81%) CSS
2 74 (74.75%) JavaScript
3 73 (73.74%) HTML
4 49 (49.49%) Ruby
5 48 (48.48%) Java
6 47 (47.47%) Git (software)
7 45 (45.45%) MySQL
8 42 (42.42%) Fiddler
9 39 (39.39%) SQL
10 36 (36.36%) Linux
10 36 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (35.35%) jQuery
12 34 (34.34%) Node.js
13 29 (29.29%) Web Services
14 28 (28.28%) Apache
15 26 (26.26%) Tomcat
15 26 (26.26%) Solaris
15 26 (26.26%) Oracle
15 26 (26.26%) Amazon AWS
15 26 (26.26%) Selenium
15 26 (26.26%) Redis
15 26 (26.26%) Joyent
15 26 (26.26%) IaaS
15 26 (26.26%) Elasticsearch
16 25 (25.25%) QA
16 25 (25.25%) HTML5
16 25 (25.25%) Firewall
17 22 (22.22%) SQL Server
18 21 (21.21%) TDD
19 20 (20.20%) C#

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 34 (34.34%) Node.js
2 28 (28.28%) Apache
3 26 (26.26%) Tomcat
3 26 (26.26%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (9.09%) CMS
5 8 (8.08%) WordPress
6 3 (3.03%) IIS
7 2 (2.02%) Joomla!
7 2 (2.02%) Drupal
8 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.01%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 26 (26.26%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (26.26%) Joyent
1 26 (26.26%) IaaS
2 12 (12.12%) SaaS
3 4 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.25%) Firewall
2 9 (9.09%) Internet
3 5 (5.05%) HTTP
4 4 (4.04%) FTP
5 3 (3.03%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.02%) Network Security
6 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (45.45%) MySQL
2 26 (26.26%) Redis
3 22 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 47 (47.47%) Git (software)
2 42 (42.42%) Fiddler
3 26 (26.26%) Selenium
4 18 (18.18%) WebDriver
5 17 (17.17%) TeamCity
6 16 (16.16%) Subversion
7 15 (15.15%) Hudson
7 15 (15.15%) SpecFlow
8 8 (8.08%) Karma Test Runner
8 8 (8.08%) Jasmine
8 8 (8.08%) Jenkins
8 8 (8.08%) Grunt
9 7 (7.07%) Cucumber
9 7 (7.07%) JIRA
10 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
11 3 (3.03%) Mocha
11 3 (3.03%) Spock
11 3 (3.03%) QUnit
11 3 (3.03%) PhantomJS
11 3 (3.03%) Redmine
General
1 12 (12.12%) Retail
2 6 (6.06%) Advertising
3 4 (4.04%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Finance
5 1 (1.01%) Law
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (37.37%) Developer
2 34 (34.34%) Analyst
3 26 (26.26%) Applications Support
4 25 (25.25%) Support Analyst
5 23 (23.23%) Applications Support Analyst
6 21 (21.21%) Tester
7 15 (15.15%) Web Analyst
7 15 (15.15%) Web Support Analyst
7 15 (15.15%) Automation Tester
8 11 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
8 11 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (10.10%) Web Developer
9 10 (10.10%) Senior Support Analyst
10 9 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
10 9 (9.09%) Test Analyst
10 9 (9.09%) Support Engineer
11 8 (8.08%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (8.08%) Applications Support Engineer
12 5 (5.05%) Software Tester
12 5 (5.05%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (80.81%) CSS
2 73 (73.74%) HTML
3 35 (35.35%) jQuery
4 29 (29.29%) Web Services
5 25 (25.25%) HTML5
6 18 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
7 17 (17.17%) XML
8 15 (15.15%) CSS3
9 14 (14.14%) Ajax
9 14 (14.14%) JSON
10 13 (13.13%) AngularJS
11 11 (11.11%) Backbone.js
12 8 (8.08%) LESS
12 8 (8.08%) XHTML
12 8 (8.08%) .NET
13 7 (7.07%) DOM
13 7 (7.07%) Ember.js
14 6 (6.06%) Sass
14 6 (6.06%) RESTful
14 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.15%) Open Source
2 12 (12.12%) User Experience
3 8 (8.08%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.08%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.03%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.03%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.01%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) RIA
6 1 (1.01%) New Media
6 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 36 (36.36%) Linux
2 26 (26.26%) Solaris
3 11 (11.11%) Windows
4 7 (7.07%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.01%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.21%) TDD
3 20 (20.20%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (19.19%) BDD
5 17 (17.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (15.15%) Test Strategy
7 11 (11.11%) Web Development
7 11 (11.11%) Scrum
8 10 (10.10%) Compatibility Testing
9 8 (8.08%) Rapid Prototyping
9 8 (8.08%) OO
10 7 (7.07%) Content Management
11 6 (6.06%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.06%) SEO
11 6 (6.06%) Test Automation
12 5 (5.05%) Business Development
12 5 (5.05%) Regression Testing
12 5 (5.05%) User Stories
13 4 (4.04%) CRUD
13 4 (4.04%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 74 (74.75%) JavaScript
2 49 (49.49%) Ruby
3 48 (48.48%) Java
4 39 (39.39%) SQL
5 20 (20.20%) C#
6 18 (18.18%) PHP
7 15 (15.15%) Perl
8 4 (4.04%) Python
9 2 (2.02%) C++
10 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.01%) VB
10 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.01%) PHP5
10 1 (1.01%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.01%) ISEB
2 1 (1.01%) MBA
2 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (25.25%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 18 (18.18%) Puppet
2 6 (6.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (26.26%) Oracle
2 8 (8.08%) JBoss
3 6 (6.06%) Adobe
4 5 (5.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.03%) Telerik
6 2 (2.02%) Twitter
7 1 (1.01%) Google
7 1 (1.01%) Zend
7 1 (1.01%) Facebook
7 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
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