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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firebug
Rank 868 853 839
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 25 65 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.054% 0.062%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.34% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 60 58
Average salary £34,500 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £24,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -36.00%

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
18478 19194 16293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.72% 16.00% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15524 16241 13950
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -28 23 £34,500 -34.28% 2
London +13 12 £36,830 -33.03%
Yorkshire +8 8 £27,500 +34.14%
City of London +31 6 £34,500 -41.27%
North Yorkshire +8 5 £27,500 +34.14%
York +5 5 £27,500 +34.14%
West Yorkshire - 3 £26,250 -
Glasgow +9 2 - -
Scotland +8 2 - -
Halifax - 2 £27,500 -
South East +12 1 £30,000 +42.85% 1
Kent +5 1 £30,000 +42.85% 1
North West +2 1 £22,500 -6.25% 1
North East -5 1 - -
Cramlington - 1 - -
Northumberland - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £25,000 -
Manchester - 1 £22,500 -

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 77 (78.57%) HTML
2 75 (76.53%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (68.37%) CSS
4 64 (65.31%) Selenium
5 63 (64.29%) JavaScript
6 62 (63.27%) SQL
7 54 (55.10%) Java
8 45 (45.92%) Subversion
9 43 (43.88%) XML
10 40 (40.82%) QA
11 39 (39.80%) Web Services
12 37 (37.76%) Test Automation
13 34 (34.69%) C#
14 33 (33.67%) TDD
14 33 (33.67%) Git (software)
14 33 (33.67%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (33.67%) Fiddler
15 32 (32.65%) JSON
15 32 (32.65%) Jenkins
15 32 (32.65%) Automated Testing
16 31 (31.63%) Ajax
16 31 (31.63%) WebDriver
17 30 (30.61%) BDD
18 28 (28.57%) Test Management
18 28 (28.57%) Test Scripting
19 27 (27.55%) Cucumber
19 27 (27.55%) Eclipse
20 26 (26.53%) Linux
21 25 (25.51%) Ruby
22 23 (23.47%) RESTful

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 13 (13.27%) Node.js
2 11 (11.22%) Apache
3 9 (9.18%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.10%) Confluence
5 4 (4.08%) Drupal
6 3 (3.06%) JBoss
6 3 (3.06%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.06%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.02%) IIS
7 1 (1.02%) CMS
7 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.06%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.02%) SaaS
3 1 (1.02%) Joyent
3 1 (1.02%) GitHub
3 1 (1.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) HTTP
2 5 (5.10%) WebEx
3 3 (3.06%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.06%) Internet
4 1 (1.02%) Firewall
4 1 (1.02%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.02%) VoIP
4 1 (1.02%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (6.12%) MySQL
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.06%) DB2
4 2 (2.04%) Redis
5 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (65.31%) Selenium
2 45 (45.92%) Subversion
3 33 (33.67%) Git (software)
3 33 (33.67%) Fiddler
4 32 (32.65%) Jenkins
5 31 (31.63%) WebDriver
6 27 (27.55%) Cucumber
6 27 (27.55%) Eclipse
7 21 (21.43%) Maven
8 16 (16.33%) HP UFT
8 16 (16.33%) Hudson
8 16 (16.33%) RSpec
9 15 (15.31%) IntelliJ
9 15 (15.31%) TestNG
10 13 (13.27%) JIRA
11 12 (12.24%) SpecFlow
12 11 (11.22%) Jtest
12 11 (11.22%) Visual Studio
13 9 (9.18%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (9.18%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 15 (15.31%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Retail
3 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.08%) Online Betting
3 4 (4.08%) Games
4 2 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (1.02%) Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (41.84%) Analyst
2 35 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 25 (25.51%) Developer
4 18 (18.37%) QA Engineer
5 14 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
5 14 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
6 10 (10.20%) Tester
7 8 (8.16%) Web Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (5.10%) QA Automation Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) Automation Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) Lead Tester
10 5 (5.10%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Lead Test Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 3 (3.06%) Automation Tester
12 3 (3.06%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 3 (3.06%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (78.57%) HTML
2 67 (68.37%) CSS
3 43 (43.88%) XML
4 39 (39.80%) Web Services
5 32 (32.65%) JSON
6 31 (31.63%) Ajax
7 23 (23.47%) RESTful
8 22 (22.45%) jQuery
8 22 (22.45%) HTML5
9 21 (21.43%) CSS3
10 17 (17.35%) .NET
11 16 (16.33%) Gherkin
12 14 (14.29%) AngularJS
13 12 (12.24%) REST
14 11 (11.22%) ASP.NET
14 11 (11.22%) Dojo
15 10 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (9.18%) XHTML
16 9 (9.18%) J2EE
16 9 (9.18%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.39%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (15.31%) Mobile App
3 10 (10.20%) N-Tier
4 8 (8.16%) Social Network
5 7 (7.14%) User Experience
6 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (5.10%) Wiki
8 4 (4.08%) W3C
9 2 (2.04%) Handset
9 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.53%) Linux
2 10 (10.20%) Windows
3 6 (6.12%) Android
3 6 (6.12%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.06%) AIX
5 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.02%) Solaris
6 1 (1.02%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (76.53%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.76%) Test Automation
3 33 (33.67%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (33.67%) TDD
4 32 (32.65%) Automated Testing
5 30 (30.61%) BDD
6 28 (28.57%) Test Management
6 28 (28.57%) Test Scripting
7 20 (20.41%) E-Commerce
8 19 (19.39%) Manual Testing
9 18 (18.37%) MVC
10 17 (17.35%) B2C
10 17 (17.35%) Compatibility Testing
11 16 (16.33%) OOP
12 15 (15.31%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (14.29%) OO
13 14 (14.29%) Open Source
14 13 (13.27%) Performance Testing
14 13 (13.27%) Software Testing
15 10 (10.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 62 (63.27%) SQL
3 54 (55.10%) Java
4 34 (34.69%) C#
5 25 (25.51%) Ruby
6 12 (12.24%) C++
7 9 (9.18%) PHP
8 8 (8.16%) Perl
9 7 (7.14%) VB
10 6 (6.12%) VBScript
11 4 (4.08%) Scala
12 3 (3.06%) AWK
12 3 (3.06%) XPath
13 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.02%) Apex Code
13 1 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (17.35%) ISEB
2 16 (16.33%) ISTQB
3 14 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (40.82%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
1 8 (8.16%) Cisco
2 6 (6.12%) Adobe
3 5 (5.10%) Google
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle
5 3 (3.06%) IBM
5 3 (3.06%) Sun
6 2 (2.04%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.04%) Facebook
7 1 (1.02%) Twitter
7 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.02%) Sony
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