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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firebug
Rank 920 909 944
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +35
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 28 62 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.056% 0.046%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.34% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 34
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £38,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-35.06% +18.46%

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
18714 18088 19318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.11% 16.35% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16078 15157 15997
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Firebug Salary Histogram in the UK

Firebug
Top 10 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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -30 24 £42,500 -3.40% 1
London +2 18 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £25,000 - 1
Redditch - 5 £25,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 5 £25,000 - 1
Glasgow -2 4 - -
Scotland -2 4 - -
Surrey +10 1 - -
South East +5 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 54 (91.53%) JavaScript
2 53 (89.83%) CSS
3 52 (88.14%) HTML
4 38 (64.41%) SQL
5 34 (57.63%) Git (software)
6 33 (55.93%) Web Services
7 31 (52.54%) Java
8 27 (45.76%) Linux
9 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (44.07%) Ruby
10 24 (40.68%) Fiddler
11 22 (37.29%) Apache
12 21 (35.59%) Tomcat
12 21 (35.59%) Solaris
12 21 (35.59%) Amazon AWS
12 21 (35.59%) Node.js
12 21 (35.59%) IaaS
13 20 (33.90%) Puppet
13 20 (33.90%) Firewall
13 20 (33.90%) DNS
14 19 (32.20%) Selenium
15 18 (30.51%) Ajax
16 14 (23.73%) XML
16 14 (23.73%) MySQL
16 14 (23.73%) QA
17 13 (22.03%) jQuery
17 13 (22.03%) JSON
17 13 (22.03%) Automated Testing
17 13 (22.03%) ActiveMQ
17 13 (22.03%) Oracle

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 22 (37.29%) Apache
2 21 (35.59%) Node.js
2 21 (35.59%) Tomcat
3 13 (22.03%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.39%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) Confluence
5 1 (1.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (35.59%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (35.59%) IaaS
2 13 (22.03%) Joyent
3 2 (3.39%) SaaS
4 1 (1.69%) GitHub
4 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.90%) DNS
1 20 (33.90%) Firewall
2 2 (3.39%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) MySQL
2 13 (22.03%) Redis
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (57.63%) Git (software)
2 24 (40.68%) Fiddler
3 19 (32.20%) Selenium
4 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
5 7 (11.86%) JIRA
6 6 (10.17%) JUnit
6 6 (10.17%) WebDriver
7 5 (8.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (8.47%) Subversion
8 4 (6.78%) Bitbucket
8 4 (6.78%) Cucumber
8 4 (6.78%) JSUnit
8 4 (6.78%) Maven
8 4 (6.78%) RSpec
9 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
9 3 (5.08%) Gradle
9 3 (5.08%) MSTest
9 3 (5.08%) PHPUnit
9 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (13.56%) Publishing
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
2 4 (6.78%) Private Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Advertising
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Analyst
2 21 (35.59%) Applications Support
3 16 (27.12%) Applications Support Analyst
3 16 (27.12%) Support Analyst
4 13 (22.03%) Test Analyst
5 12 (20.34%) Developer
6 10 (16.95%) Tester
7 9 (15.25%) Web Analyst
8 8 (13.56%) QA Analyst
9 7 (11.86%) QA Test Analyst
9 7 (11.86%) Web Applications Analyst
9 7 (11.86%) Web Applications Support
9 7 (11.86%) Web Support Analyst
9 7 (11.86%) Web Tester
10 6 (10.17%) Automation Tester
10 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce Tester
10 6 (10.17%) Linux Support
10 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
10 6 (10.17%) Web Developer
11 5 (8.47%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (89.83%) CSS
2 52 (88.14%) HTML
3 33 (55.93%) Web Services
4 18 (30.51%) Ajax
5 14 (23.73%) XML
6 13 (22.03%) ActiveMQ
6 13 (22.03%) jQuery
6 13 (22.03%) JSON
7 11 (18.64%) HTML5
8 6 (10.17%) XHTML
9 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
9 5 (8.47%) CSS3
10 4 (6.78%) Ext JS
10 4 (6.78%) React
10 4 (6.78%) REST
11 3 (5.08%) .NET
11 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
12 2 (3.39%) DHTML
12 2 (3.39%) Flash
12 2 (3.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.95%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (8.47%) W3C
5 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.08%) EPoS
5 3 (5.08%) User Experience
6 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.39%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.76%) Linux
2 21 (35.59%) Solaris
3 4 (6.78%) Windows
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) Automated Testing
3 12 (20.34%) Compatibility Testing
4 10 (16.95%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
5 9 (15.25%) Scrum
5 9 (15.25%) TDD
6 8 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (13.56%) Front End Development
6 8 (13.56%) OO
7 7 (11.86%) BDD
7 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (11.86%) OOP
7 7 (11.86%) Progressive Enhancement
7 7 (11.86%) Test Scripting
8 6 (10.17%) Kanban
8 6 (10.17%) Security Testing
8 6 (10.17%) User Stories
9 5 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (8.47%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (91.53%) JavaScript
2 38 (64.41%) SQL
3 31 (52.54%) Java
4 26 (44.07%) Ruby
5 5 (8.47%) C#
5 5 (8.47%) PHP
6 2 (3.39%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) C++
7 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) ISEB
2 3 (5.08%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.73%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.69%) SDET
Systems Management
1 20 (33.90%) Puppet
2 7 (11.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Oracle
2 6 (10.17%) Akamai
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe
4 1 (1.69%) Compuware
4 1 (1.69%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.69%) Google
4 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) Telerik
Redditch, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago