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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firebug
Rank 829 827 858
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +31
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 57 45 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.043% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.27% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 42 18 11
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.23%

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
17039 16547 16710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 15.92% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14454 13630 14608
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Firebug Salary Histogram in the UK

Firebug
Top 18 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 23 January 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 +26 56 £45,000 +12.50% 6
London +7 31 £45,000 +5.88% 4
South East -35 10 £45,000 +23.28% 2
Yorkshire 0 8 £30,000 +33.33%
North Yorkshire - 8 £30,000 -
York - 8 £30,000 -
Merseyside +17 7 £38,000 +10.94%
North West +2 7 £38,000 +10.94%
Wirral - 7 £38,000 -
Surrey -12 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Middlesex - 2 £55,000 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £40,000 -
Scotland +12 1 £26,000 -
Edinburgh +4 1 £26,000 -
Feltham - 1 £65,000 -
Staines - 1 £55,000 -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 61 (63.54%) CSS
2 59 (61.46%) HTML
3 54 (56.25%) Git (software)
4 53 (55.21%) JavaScript
5 51 (53.13%) Selenium
6 50 (52.08%) QA
7 49 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (50.00%) TDD
8 48 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 47 (48.96%) Java
9 47 (48.96%) Fiddler
10 46 (47.92%) C#
11 40 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (41.67%) WebDriver
12 39 (40.63%) SQL
13 38 (39.58%) Ruby
14 37 (38.54%) BDD
15 34 (35.42%) Hudson
16 33 (34.38%) Continuous Improvement
17 29 (30.21%) SpecFlow
18 28 (29.17%) Perl
19 27 (28.13%) .NET
19 27 (28.13%) Test Strategy
19 27 (28.13%) TeamCity
20 26 (27.08%) XML
20 26 (27.08%) MVC
21 23 (23.96%) jQuery
22 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET
23 20 (20.83%) Web Services
23 20 (20.83%) Visual Studio

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 14 (14.58%) IIS
2 13 (13.54%) Node.js
3 8 (8.33%) Apache
3 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.33%) CMS
4 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.17%) JBoss
5 4 (4.17%) Confluence
5 4 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.08%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.04%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.17%) SaaS
1 4 (4.17%) IaaS
1 4 (4.17%) Joyent
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) HTTP
2 4 (4.17%) Firewall
3 2 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (1.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.38%) MySQL
4 4 (4.17%) Redis
5 2 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 54 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 51 (53.13%) Selenium
3 47 (48.96%) Fiddler
4 40 (41.67%) WebDriver
5 34 (35.42%) Hudson
6 29 (30.21%) SpecFlow
7 27 (28.13%) TeamCity
8 20 (20.83%) Visual Studio
9 17 (17.71%) Subversion
10 13 (13.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 10 (10.42%) JIRA
11 10 (10.42%) Cucumber
11 10 (10.42%) Jenkins
12 8 (8.33%) Eclipse
13 7 (7.29%) Jtest
13 7 (7.29%) Maven
14 6 (6.25%) RSpec
15 5 (5.21%) Bugzilla
16 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
16 4 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 19 (19.79%) Retail
2 15 (15.63%) Advertising
3 11 (11.46%) Law
4 6 (6.25%) Finance
5 5 (5.21%) Online Betting
5 5 (5.21%) Games
5 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (36.46%) Developer
2 31 (32.29%) Tester
3 29 (30.21%) Automation Tester
4 21 (21.88%) Analyst
5 17 (17.71%) Test Analyst
6 15 (15.63%) Software Developer
7 9 (9.38%) Lead Tester
7 9 (9.38%) QA Engineer
8 8 (8.33%) Web Developer
9 7 (7.29%) QA Automation Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Automation Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
11 4 (4.17%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.17%) Applications Support
11 4 (4.17%) Administrator
11 4 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
11 4 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (63.54%) CSS
2 59 (61.46%) HTML
3 27 (28.13%) .NET
4 26 (27.08%) XML
5 23 (23.96%) jQuery
6 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET
7 20 (20.83%) Web Services
8 19 (19.79%) HTML5
8 19 (19.79%) JSON
9 16 (16.67%) CSS3
10 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (13.54%) Ajax
12 13 (13.54%) .NET Framework
13 12 (12.50%) WCF
14 9 (9.38%) RESTful
14 9 (9.38%) XHTML
14 9 (9.38%) DOM
15 8 (8.33%) REST
16 7 (7.29%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) Mobile App
2 13 (13.54%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (12.50%) User Experience
4 11 (11.46%) Open Source
5 9 (9.38%) W3C
6 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (7.29%) N-Tier
8 5 (5.21%) Social Network
9 4 (4.17%) Wiki
10 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.04%) RIA
11 1 (1.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.54%) Linux
2 4 (4.17%) Solaris
3 3 (3.13%) Windows
4 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (50.00%) TDD
3 40 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (38.54%) BDD
5 33 (34.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 27 (28.13%) Test Strategy
7 26 (27.08%) MVC
8 15 (15.63%) Mentoring
8 15 (15.63%) Test Automation
9 14 (14.58%) Compatibility Testing
10 13 (13.54%) Analytics
11 11 (11.46%) CRUD
11 11 (11.46%) Line Management
11 11 (11.46%) Test Scripting
11 11 (11.46%) E-Commerce
11 11 (11.46%) B2B
12 9 (9.38%) SEO
13 8 (8.33%) Automated Testing
13 8 (8.33%) Test Management
14 7 (7.29%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 53 (55.21%) JavaScript
2 47 (48.96%) Java
3 46 (47.92%) C#
4 39 (40.63%) SQL
5 38 (39.58%) Ruby
6 28 (29.17%) Perl
7 7 (7.29%) C++
8 5 (5.21%) Scala
9 4 (4.17%) PHP
10 2 (2.08%) R
11 1 (1.04%) Python
11 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.04%) VBScript
11 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) ISTQB
1 7 (7.29%) ISEB
2 6 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (52.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) Nagios
2 4 (4.17%) ZABBIX
2 4 (4.17%) Puppet
3 2 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.42%) Google
3 9 (9.38%) Twitter
4 8 (8.33%) Facebook
5 5 (5.21%) Cisco
6 4 (4.17%) Oracle
6 4 (4.17%) Adobe
7 3 (3.13%) Telerik
8 2 (2.08%) Sony
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Middlesex
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum
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