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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 856 818 833
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +15
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 40 63 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.058% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.38% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 32
Average salary £38,000 £34,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.94% -14.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,700 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £34,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.74% -13.43%

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
17819 16567 16345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.64% 15.23% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14803 14129 14160
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,515
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,100 £63,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Firebug Salary Histogram in the UK

Firebug
Top 29 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 24 October 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
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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 -35 38 £38,000 +10.94% 4
London +6 12 £42,500 +30.76% 2
South East -18 8 £37,500 - 1
Merseyside +17 7 £38,000 +10.94%
North West -19 7 £38,000 +10.94%
East Midlands +7 6 £40,000 +81.81%
Northampton - 6 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £40,000 -
Wirral - 5 £38,000 -
East of England -20 4 £46,250 +23.33%
Surrey -4 3 £41,250 +3.12%
Liverpool +11 2 £32,500 -5.10%
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £46,250 +15.62%
Cambridge -6 2 £46,250 +15.62%
Glasgow - 2 £50,000 -
Kent - 2 £22,500 - 1
Scotland - 2 £50,000 -
City of London +19 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Birkenhead 0 1 £32,500 -5.10%
Essex -3 1 - -
Berkshire -5 1 - -
Hampshire -19 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
Maidstone - 1 £22,500 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £22,500 - 1
Guildford - 1 £37,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £22,500 - 1
North East - 1 £22,500 - 1

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 80 (80.00%) CSS
2 75 (75.00%) HTML
3 71 (71.00%) JavaScript
4 52 (52.00%) Git (software)
5 48 (48.00%) Ruby
6 46 (46.00%) Java
7 43 (43.00%) SQL
7 43 (43.00%) Fiddler
8 41 (41.00%) MySQL
9 34 (34.00%) Node.js
10 33 (33.00%) SQL Server
10 33 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (32.00%) Linux
11 32 (32.00%) jQuery
12 28 (28.00%) C#
13 27 (27.00%) Apache
13 27 (27.00%) Web Services
13 27 (27.00%) TDD
14 26 (26.00%) QA
14 26 (26.00%) Solaris
14 26 (26.00%) Tomcat
14 26 (26.00%) Oracle
14 26 (26.00%) Amazon AWS
14 26 (26.00%) Redis
14 26 (26.00%) Joyent
14 26 (26.00%) IaaS
14 26 (26.00%) Elasticsearch
15 25 (25.00%) Firewall
15 25 (25.00%) Selenium
16 24 (24.00%) HTML5

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 34 (34.00%) Node.js
2 27 (27.00%) Apache
3 26 (26.00%) Tomcat
3 26 (26.00%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (10.00%) CMS
5 8 (8.00%) WordPress
5 8 (8.00%) IIS
5 8 (8.00%) JBoss
6 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.00%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.00%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 26 (26.00%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (26.00%) Joyent
1 26 (26.00%) IaaS
2 9 (9.00%) SaaS
3 3 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.00%) Firewall
2 8 (8.00%) Internet
3 4 (4.00%) HTTP
4 3 (3.00%) FTP
4 3 (3.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.00%) Network Security
5 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (41.00%) MySQL
2 33 (33.00%) SQL Server
3 26 (26.00%) Redis
4 10 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 52 (52.00%) Git (software)
2 43 (43.00%) Fiddler
3 25 (25.00%) Selenium
4 19 (19.00%) WebDriver
4 19 (19.00%) TeamCity
5 17 (17.00%) Hudson
5 17 (17.00%) SpecFlow
6 10 (10.00%) Subversion
6 10 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 8 (8.00%) Jasmine
7 8 (8.00%) Grunt
7 8 (8.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (6.00%) Jenkins
10 5 (5.00%) Cucumber
11 3 (3.00%) Mocha
11 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (3.00%) NUnit
11 3 (3.00%) CruiseControl
11 3 (3.00%) JIRA
General
1 16 (16.00%) Retail
2 7 (7.00%) Advertising
3 5 (5.00%) Law
4 4 (4.00%) Marketing
5 2 (2.00%) Finance
6 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (40.00%) Developer
2 32 (32.00%) Analyst
3 26 (26.00%) Applications Support
4 25 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 23 (23.00%) Tester
5 23 (23.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 17 (17.00%) Automation Tester
7 15 (15.00%) Web Support Analyst
7 15 (15.00%) Web Analyst
8 12 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (11.00%) Front-End Developer
10 10 (10.00%) Web Developer
10 10 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
11 9 (9.00%) Senior Support Engineer
11 9 (9.00%) Support Engineer
12 8 (8.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
12 8 (8.00%) Applications Support Engineer
13 7 (7.00%) Test Analyst
14 5 (5.00%) Software Developer
14 5 (5.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (80.00%) CSS
2 75 (75.00%) HTML
3 32 (32.00%) jQuery
4 27 (27.00%) Web Services
5 24 (24.00%) HTML5
6 18 (18.00%) ActiveMQ
7 17 (17.00%) .NET
8 16 (16.00%) XML
9 15 (15.00%) CSS3
10 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET
11 11 (11.00%) XHTML
11 11 (11.00%) Backbone.js
11 11 (11.00%) AngularJS
12 8 (8.00%) LESS
12 8 (8.00%) JSON
13 7 (7.00%) Ember.js
13 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (7.00%) Ajax
13 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (6.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) Open Source
2 11 (11.00%) User Experience
3 10 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 9 (9.00%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (6.00%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.00%) W3C
7 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.00%) RIA
8 1 (1.00%) NHS
8 1 (1.00%) New Media
8 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.00%) Linux
2 26 (26.00%) Solaris
3 8 (8.00%) Windows
4 5 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.00%) TDD
3 20 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (19.00%) BDD
5 17 (17.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (17.00%) Test Strategy
6 13 (13.00%) MVC
7 10 (10.00%) Web Development
7 10 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
8 9 (9.00%) OO
9 8 (8.00%) SEO
9 8 (8.00%) Scrum
10 7 (7.00%) Test Automation
10 7 (7.00%) Rapid Prototyping
10 7 (7.00%) CRUD
11 6 (6.00%) Line Management
11 6 (6.00%) Validation
11 6 (6.00%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.00%) B2B
12 5 (5.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (71.00%) JavaScript
2 48 (48.00%) Ruby
3 46 (46.00%) Java
4 43 (43.00%) SQL
5 28 (28.00%) C#
6 17 (17.00%) Perl
7 14 (14.00%) PHP
8 3 (3.00%) Python
9 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.00%) C++
9 1 (1.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (26.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 18 (18.00%) Puppet
2 5 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (26.00%) Oracle
2 7 (7.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.00%) Telerik
3 4 (4.00%) Twitter
4 3 (3.00%) Facebook
4 3 (3.00%) Google
5 2 (2.00%) Adobe
6 1 (1.00%) Zend
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