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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firebug
Rank 848 860 826
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -34
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 56 60 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.050% 0.049%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 39
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £28,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+38.05% -29.37%

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
18041 19268 16416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.33% 16.07% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15129 16008 14001
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 5 May 2015 within the UK.

Firebug Salary Histogram in the UK

Firebug
Top 25 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 5 May 2015. 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 +38 54 £44,000 +17.33% 5
London +3 24 £45,000 - 4
South East +28 16 £44,000 +109.52%
Brighton - 12 £46,000 -
East Sussex - 12 £46,000 -
Yorkshire +21 9 £27,500 +34.14% 1
York +29 8 £27,500 +34.14%
North Yorkshire +15 8 £27,500 +34.14%
City of London +31 3 £34,500 -42.50% 3
Kent +14 2 £30,000 +42.85%
East of England +11 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £27,500 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Barton-upon-Humber - 2 £27,500 -
Watford - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Middlesex +13 1 £55,000 +69.23%
North East -10 1 - -
Northumberland - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £29,000 - 1
Leeds - 1 £29,000 - 1
Cramlington - 1 - -

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 90 (75.63%) HTML
2 83 (69.75%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (67.23%) CSS
4 75 (63.03%) JavaScript
4 75 (63.03%) Selenium
5 72 (60.50%) SQL
6 65 (54.62%) Java
7 52 (43.70%) QA
7 52 (43.70%) Git (software)
8 47 (39.50%) XML
8 47 (39.50%) Subversion
9 44 (36.97%) Web Services
9 44 (36.97%) C#
9 44 (36.97%) WebDriver
9 44 (36.97%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (36.13%) TDD
11 42 (35.29%) BDD
12 40 (33.61%) Fiddler
13 39 (32.77%) Test Automation
13 39 (32.77%) Ruby
14 36 (30.25%) Jenkins
15 35 (29.41%) JSON
16 33 (27.73%) Automated Testing
17 32 (26.89%) Ajax
17 32 (26.89%) Test Scripting
18 31 (26.05%) Cucumber
18 31 (26.05%) Linux
19 30 (25.21%) Test Management
20 28 (23.53%) Eclipse
20 28 (23.53%) SQL Server

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 15 (12.61%) Node.js
2 13 (10.92%) Apache
3 12 (10.08%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.04%) JBoss
5 5 (4.20%) Confluence
5 5 (4.20%) IIS
6 4 (3.36%) CMS
6 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.36%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.52%) Drupal
7 3 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.88%) Google Analytics
2 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.36%) Joyent
3 4 (3.36%) IaaS
4 2 (1.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.76%) HTTP
2 5 (4.20%) WebEx
3 4 (3.36%) Firewall
4 3 (2.52%) HTTPS
4 3 (2.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.88%) MySQL
3 6 (5.04%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (4.20%) Redis
4 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.52%) DB2
6 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 75 (63.03%) Selenium
2 52 (43.70%) Git (software)
3 47 (39.50%) Subversion
4 44 (36.97%) WebDriver
5 40 (33.61%) Fiddler
6 36 (30.25%) Jenkins
7 31 (26.05%) Cucumber
8 28 (23.53%) Eclipse
9 24 (20.17%) Hudson
10 21 (17.65%) Maven
11 20 (16.81%) SpecFlow
12 18 (15.13%) JIRA
12 18 (15.13%) RSpec
13 17 (14.29%) Visual Studio
14 16 (13.45%) QuickTest Pro
15 15 (12.61%) TestNG
15 15 (12.61%) IntelliJ
16 13 (10.92%) TeamCity
17 11 (9.24%) Jtest
18 9 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (13.45%) Finance
2 12 (10.08%) Retail
3 9 (7.56%) Advertising
4 6 (5.04%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.04%) Games
4 6 (5.04%) Online Betting
5 5 (4.20%) Law
6 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (38.66%) Analyst
2 39 (32.77%) Test Analyst
3 30 (25.21%) Developer
4 22 (18.49%) QA Engineer
5 17 (14.29%) Tester
6 16 (13.45%) Automation Test Analyst
6 16 (13.45%) Automation Analyst
7 11 (9.24%) Lead Tester
8 10 (8.40%) Software Developer
8 10 (8.40%) Automation Tester
9 8 (6.72%) Front-End Developer
9 8 (6.72%) QA Automation Engineer
9 8 (6.72%) Automation Engineer
10 7 (5.88%) Web Developer
10 7 (5.88%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.20%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 5 (4.20%) Lead Test Analyst
12 4 (3.36%) Applications Support Analyst
12 4 (3.36%) QA Tester
12 4 (3.36%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (75.63%) HTML
2 80 (67.23%) CSS
3 47 (39.50%) XML
4 44 (36.97%) Web Services
5 35 (29.41%) JSON
6 32 (26.89%) Ajax
7 25 (21.01%) HTML5
8 24 (20.17%) CSS3
8 24 (20.17%) jQuery
9 23 (19.33%) RESTful
10 21 (17.65%) .NET
11 18 (15.13%) Gherkin
12 14 (11.76%) AngularJS
13 13 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (10.92%) ASP.NET
14 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (9.24%) REST
14 11 (9.24%) .NET Framework
14 11 (9.24%) Dojo
14 11 (9.24%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (16.81%) Mobile App
3 15 (12.61%) Open Source
4 11 (9.24%) User Experience
5 9 (7.56%) W3C
6 8 (6.72%) N-Tier
6 8 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (5.88%) Social Network
8 5 (4.20%) Wiki
9 2 (1.68%) Handset
10 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.05%) Linux
2 10 (8.40%) Windows
3 6 (5.04%) Android
3 6 (5.04%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.36%) Solaris
5 3 (2.52%) AIX
6 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (69.75%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (36.97%) Continuous Integration
3 43 (36.13%) TDD
4 42 (35.29%) BDD
5 39 (32.77%) Test Automation
6 33 (27.73%) Automated Testing
7 32 (26.89%) Test Scripting
8 30 (25.21%) Test Management
9 25 (21.01%) MVC
10 22 (18.49%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (18.49%) E-Commerce
11 20 (16.81%) B2C
11 20 (16.81%) Compatibility Testing
12 16 (13.45%) OOP
12 16 (13.45%) Manual Testing
13 15 (12.61%) Mentoring
14 14 (11.76%) OO
15 13 (10.92%) Test Strategy
16 12 (10.08%) Security Testing
16 12 (10.08%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (63.03%) JavaScript
2 72 (60.50%) SQL
3 65 (54.62%) Java
4 44 (36.97%) C#
5 39 (32.77%) Ruby
6 17 (14.29%) Perl
7 11 (9.24%) C++
8 8 (6.72%) PHP
9 6 (5.04%) VBScript
9 6 (5.04%) VB
9 6 (5.04%) Scala
10 3 (2.52%) XPath
10 3 (2.52%) AWK
11 2 (1.68%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (15.97%) ISEB
2 18 (15.13%) ISTQB
3 17 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (43.70%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) Puppet
2 3 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.52%) ZABBIX
2 3 (2.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (7.56%) Microsoft
1 9 (7.56%) Google
2 8 (6.72%) Cisco
3 7 (5.88%) Oracle
4 5 (4.20%) Facebook
4 5 (4.20%) Adobe
5 4 (3.36%) Twitter
6 3 (2.52%) Sun
6 3 (2.52%) IBM
7 2 (1.68%) Sony
7 2 (1.68%) Atlassian
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