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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 849 855 879
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +24
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 55 51 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.047% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.30% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 23
Average salary £38,000 £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.94% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £26,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.94% -2.14%

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
17891 16780 17467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.89% 15.30% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15136 14023 15367
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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 17 December 2014 within the UK.

Firebug Salary Histogram in the UK

Firebug
Top 26 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 17 December 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
(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 +6 52 £38,000 +10.94% 5
London +23 21 £47,500 +38.68% 5
Merseyside +21 13 £38,000 +10.94%
North West -2 13 £38,000 +10.94%
Wirral - 11 £38,000 -
South East -8 9 £45,000 +23.28%
Surrey +2 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Northamptonshire - 5 £40,000 -
Northampton - 5 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £40,000 -
Scotland +7 3 £50,000 +92.30%
Yorkshire -23 3 £28,750 +27.77%
York - 3 £28,750 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £28,750 -
Liverpool +16 2 £32,500 -5.10%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +1 1 £26,000 -
Birkenhead 0 1 £32,500 -5.10%
Guildford - 1 £37,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £22,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £22,500 -
Kent - 1 £22,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £22,500 -
North East - 1 £22,500 -

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 62 (66.67%) CSS
2 60 (64.52%) HTML
3 56 (60.22%) Git (software)
4 54 (58.06%) JavaScript
5 48 (51.61%) SQL Server
6 44 (47.31%) C#
6 44 (47.31%) Fiddler
7 43 (46.24%) Ruby
8 41 (44.09%) Java
9 40 (43.01%) QA
10 37 (39.78%) TDD
11 36 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (37.63%) SQL
12 35 (37.63%) Selenium
13 32 (34.41%) WebDriver
13 32 (34.41%) BDD
14 31 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (30.11%) Perl
16 27 (29.03%) TeamCity
16 27 (29.03%) Hudson
16 27 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
16 27 (29.03%) Test Strategy
16 27 (29.03%) SpecFlow
17 25 (26.88%) jQuery
18 24 (25.81%) .NET
19 23 (24.73%) MVC
20 20 (21.51%) ASP.NET
21 18 (19.35%) HTML5
22 17 (18.28%) MySQL
22 17 (18.28%) Visual Studio

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 14 (15.05%) IIS
2 13 (13.98%) Node.js
2 13 (13.98%) CMS
3 12 (12.90%) Apache
4 11 (11.83%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (11.83%) Tomcat
5 8 (8.60%) WordPress
6 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
7 6 (6.45%) JBoss
8 2 (2.15%) Umbraco
9 1 (1.08%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) IaaS
1 11 (11.83%) Joyent
1 11 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.23%) SaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.83%) Firewall
2 7 (7.53%) HTTP
3 2 (2.15%) Internet
4 1 (1.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.28%) MySQL
3 15 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (11.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 56 (60.22%) Git (software)
2 44 (47.31%) Fiddler
3 35 (37.63%) Selenium
4 32 (34.41%) WebDriver
5 27 (29.03%) TeamCity
5 27 (29.03%) Hudson
5 27 (29.03%) SpecFlow
6 17 (18.28%) Visual Studio
7 13 (13.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (6.45%) Subversion
8 6 (6.45%) Cucumber
8 6 (6.45%) Jenkins
9 4 (4.30%) JIRA
10 2 (2.15%) JUnit
10 2 (2.15%) ReSharper
10 2 (2.15%) FitNesse
10 2 (2.15%) CruiseControl
10 2 (2.15%) NUnit
10 2 (2.15%) RSpec
10 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (17.20%) Retail
2 15 (16.13%) Advertising
3 11 (11.83%) Law
4 4 (4.30%) Marketing
5 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.15%) Finance
5 2 (2.15%) Games
5 2 (2.15%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.08%) Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (37.63%) Developer
2 30 (32.26%) Tester
3 27 (29.03%) Automation Tester
4 23 (24.73%) Analyst
5 13 (13.98%) Front-End Developer
6 12 (12.90%) Test Analyst
7 11 (11.83%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (11.83%) Software Developer
7 11 (11.83%) Support Analyst
7 11 (11.83%) Applications Support
8 9 (9.68%) Lead Tester
9 8 (8.60%) Web Developer
10 7 (7.53%) Web Support Analyst
10 7 (7.53%) Web Analyst
11 6 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (6.45%) Web Administrator
11 6 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (6.45%) Automation Test Analyst
11 6 (6.45%) Administrator
11 6 (6.45%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (66.67%) CSS
2 60 (64.52%) HTML
3 25 (26.88%) jQuery
4 24 (25.81%) .NET
5 20 (21.51%) ASP.NET
6 18 (19.35%) HTML5
7 16 (17.20%) CSS3
8 15 (16.13%) Web Services
8 15 (16.13%) XML
9 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (12.90%) WCF
11 11 (11.83%) .NET Framework
12 9 (9.68%) JSON
13 8 (8.60%) Backbone.js
14 7 (7.53%) Ember.js
14 7 (7.53%) Google Maps API
14 7 (7.53%) XHTML
14 7 (7.53%) Ajax
14 7 (7.53%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) User Experience
2 12 (12.90%) Mobile App
3 10 (10.75%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (8.60%) W3C
5 7 (7.53%) Open Source
6 6 (6.45%) N-Tier
7 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.08%) New Media
9 1 (1.08%) RIA
9 1 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.20%) Linux
2 11 (11.83%) Solaris
3 3 (3.23%) Windows
4 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.78%) TDD
2 36 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (34.41%) BDD
4 31 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 27 (29.03%) Test Strategy
6 23 (24.73%) MVC
7 14 (15.05%) Mentoring
8 11 (11.83%) CRUD
8 11 (11.83%) Line Management
8 11 (11.83%) Test Automation
8 11 (11.83%) Compatibility Testing
8 11 (11.83%) B2B
9 9 (9.68%) SEO
10 8 (8.60%) E-Commerce
10 8 (8.60%) Analytics
11 6 (6.45%) Validation
12 4 (4.30%) Test Scripting
13 3 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
13 3 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 44 (47.31%) C#
3 43 (46.24%) Ruby
4 41 (44.09%) Java
5 35 (37.63%) SQL
6 28 (30.11%) Perl
7 5 (5.38%) PHP
8 2 (2.15%) Scala
9 1 (1.08%) PHP5
9 1 (1.08%) R
9 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (3.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) ISEB
2 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.08%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (43.01%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) Puppet
1 7 (7.53%) Nagios
2 4 (4.30%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Oracle
2 9 (9.68%) Twitter
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.68%) Google
3 8 (8.60%) Facebook
4 3 (3.23%) Telerik
5 1 (1.08%) Zend
5 1 (1.08%) Sony
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