The table below looks at the statistics for Firebug skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firebug
Rank 908 914 940
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +26
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 18 44 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.041% 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.10% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 51
Median salary £47,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £29,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -22.66%

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
17813 17684 19041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.06% 16.55% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15357 14773 16008
Median salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Firebug as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016 within the UK.

Firebug Salary Histogram in the UK

Firebug
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firebug within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 14 £47,500 +15.15% 1
London -5 10 £47,500 +5.55%
Scotland -3 4 - -
Glasgow -8 4 - -
Redditch - 4 £28,750 - 1
Worcestershire - 4 £28,750 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £28,750 - 1

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Firebug also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Firebug.

1 46 (93.88%) JavaScript
2 45 (91.84%) CSS
3 44 (89.80%) HTML
4 34 (69.39%) SQL
5 29 (59.18%) Web Services
5 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (55.10%) Git (software)
7 25 (51.02%) Fiddler
8 22 (44.90%) Java
9 21 (42.86%) Linux
9 21 (42.86%) Ruby
10 16 (32.65%) Selenium
10 16 (32.65%) Solaris
10 16 (32.65%) DNS
10 16 (32.65%) Apache
10 16 (32.65%) Tomcat
10 16 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (32.65%) Node.js
10 16 (32.65%) IaaS
11 15 (30.61%) Puppet
11 15 (30.61%) Firewall
11 15 (30.61%) QA
11 15 (30.61%) Ajax
12 14 (28.57%) jQuery
13 13 (26.53%) HTML5
14 12 (24.49%) Mobile App
14 12 (24.49%) Compatibility Testing
14 12 (24.49%) Automated Testing
14 12 (24.49%) XML
15 11 (22.45%) JSON

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (32.65%) Apache
1 16 (32.65%) Node.js
1 16 (32.65%) Tomcat
2 9 (18.37%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (32.65%) IaaS
2 9 (18.37%) Joyent
3 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) DNS
2 15 (30.61%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) HTTP
4 1 (2.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) MySQL
1 9 (18.37%) Redis
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (55.10%) Git (software)
2 25 (51.02%) Fiddler
3 16 (32.65%) Selenium
4 11 (22.45%) Jenkins
5 6 (12.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (10.20%) Bitbucket
6 5 (10.20%) Maven
7 4 (8.16%) Cucumber
7 4 (8.16%) JIRA
7 4 (8.16%) JSUnit
7 4 (8.16%) RSpec
7 4 (8.16%) Subversion
8 3 (6.12%) JUnit
8 3 (6.12%) MSTest
8 3 (6.12%) PHPUnit
8 3 (6.12%) WebDriver
9 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.04%) Capybara
10 1 (2.04%) Grunt
10 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.29%) Publishing
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
2 4 (8.16%) Private Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Analyst
2 16 (32.65%) Applications Support
3 12 (24.49%) Applications Support Analyst
3 12 (24.49%) Support Analyst
3 12 (24.49%) Test Analyst
4 11 (22.45%) Developer
5 10 (20.41%) QA Analyst
6 9 (18.37%) QA Test Analyst
7 7 (14.29%) Tester
8 6 (12.24%) Linux Support
8 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
9 5 (10.20%) Developer in Test
9 5 (10.20%) Web Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Senior UI Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (8.16%) UI Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Web Tester
10 4 (8.16%) Web UI Developer
11 3 (6.12%) Applications Support Engineer
11 3 (6.12%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (91.84%) CSS
2 44 (89.80%) HTML
3 29 (59.18%) Web Services
4 15 (30.61%) Ajax
5 14 (28.57%) jQuery
6 13 (26.53%) HTML5
7 12 (24.49%) XML
8 11 (22.45%) JSON
9 9 (18.37%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (16.33%) XHTML
11 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
11 5 (10.20%) CSS3
12 4 (8.16%) Ext JS
12 4 (8.16%) React
12 4 (8.16%) REST
13 2 (4.08%) Gherkin
13 2 (4.08%) RESTful
14 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
14 1 (2.04%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Mobile App
2 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.12%) W3C
5 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.08%) EPoS
5 2 (4.08%) User Experience
6 1 (2.04%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.04%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Linux
2 16 (32.65%) Solaris
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
4 2 (4.08%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) Automated Testing
2 12 (24.49%) Compatibility Testing
3 10 (20.41%) Scrum
4 9 (18.37%) Front End Development
4 9 (18.37%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (18.37%) TDD
5 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.29%) BDD
6 7 (14.29%) Kanban
6 7 (14.29%) OO
7 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.24%) OOP
7 6 (12.24%) Progressive Enhancement
7 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Functional Testing
8 5 (10.20%) MVC
8 5 (10.20%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) JavaScript
2 34 (69.39%) SQL
3 22 (44.90%) Java
4 21 (42.86%) Ruby
5 5 (10.20%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) C#
7 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.04%) C
7 1 (2.04%) VB
7 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) ISEB
2 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.61%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (2.04%) SDET
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) Puppet
2 6 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Akamai
3 2 (4.08%) Dynatrace
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.04%) Compuware
4 1 (2.04%) Google
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Telerik
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