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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firebug
Rank 850 789 804
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +15
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 53 75 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.069% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 0.45% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 50
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £23,700 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%

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
18611 16606 17190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 15.22% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15454 14163 14875
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Firebug Salary Histogram in the UK

Firebug
Top 23 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 20 August 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 -34 52 £52,500 +44.82% 1
London +10 37 £55,000 +69.23%
East of England -16 7 £50,000 +33.33%
South East -14 6 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Cambridge -10 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Cambridgeshire -12 5 £50,000 +17.64%
City of London - 5 £57,500 -
Surrey -4 1 - -
Hampshire -6 1 - -
Essex -8 1 - -
Glasgow -9 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Kent -9 1 - -
Berkshire -11 1 - - 1
Scotland -17 1 £50,000 +78.57%
East Midlands -19 1 - -
Northampton -21 1 - -
Northamptonshire -21 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £22,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £22,500 -
North East - 1 £22,500 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 92 (77.97%) CSS
2 90 (76.27%) JavaScript
3 86 (72.88%) HTML
4 58 (49.15%) Java
5 55 (46.61%) Ruby
6 49 (41.53%) MySQL
6 49 (41.53%) Git (software)
7 46 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (37.29%) SQL
8 44 (37.29%) Linux
9 43 (36.44%) Fiddler
10 39 (33.05%) jQuery
11 38 (32.20%) Selenium
12 37 (31.36%) Web Services
13 35 (29.66%) Node.js
14 30 (25.42%) Oracle
15 29 (24.58%) Apache
15 29 (24.58%) QA
15 29 (24.58%) Subversion
16 28 (23.73%) TDD
16 28 (23.73%) HTML5
16 28 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (22.03%) BDD
17 26 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
17 26 (22.03%) Redis
17 26 (22.03%) Joyent
17 26 (22.03%) IaaS
17 26 (22.03%) Elasticsearch
17 26 (22.03%) JSON
17 26 (22.03%) Tomcat

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 35 (29.66%) Node.js
2 29 (24.58%) Apache
3 26 (22.03%) Tomcat
3 26 (22.03%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (10.17%) CMS
5 8 (6.78%) WordPress
6 2 (1.69%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.69%) Drupal
7 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (22.03%) Joyent
1 26 (22.03%) IaaS
2 15 (12.71%) SaaS
3 7 (5.93%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.19%) Firewall
2 15 (12.71%) Internet
3 6 (5.08%) FTP
4 5 (4.24%) HTTP
5 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.69%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (41.53%) MySQL
2 26 (22.03%) Redis
3 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.39%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (41.53%) Git (software)
2 43 (36.44%) Fiddler
3 38 (32.20%) Selenium
4 29 (24.58%) Subversion
5 21 (17.80%) WebDriver
6 18 (15.25%) Cucumber
6 18 (15.25%) Hudson
7 17 (14.41%) Jenkins
8 16 (13.56%) TeamCity
9 14 (11.86%) SpecFlow
10 11 (9.32%) Jasmine
10 11 (9.32%) JIRA
11 7 (5.93%) Grunt
11 7 (5.93%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (5.08%) PhantomJS
12 6 (5.08%) QUnit
12 6 (5.08%) RSpec
13 4 (3.39%) Redmine
13 4 (3.39%) Maven
13 4 (3.39%) TestNG
General
1 13 (11.02%) Retail
2 6 (5.08%) Advertising
3 5 (4.24%) Marketing
4 2 (1.69%) Finance
4 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (41.53%) Developer
2 36 (30.51%) Analyst
3 26 (22.03%) Applications Support
4 25 (21.19%) Support Analyst
5 23 (19.49%) Applications Support Analyst
6 21 (17.80%) Tester
7 15 (12.71%) Web Analyst
7 15 (12.71%) Web Support Analyst
8 14 (11.86%) Automation Tester
9 12 (10.17%) Web Developer
10 11 (9.32%) Test Analyst
10 11 (9.32%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (9.32%) Front-End Developer
11 10 (8.47%) Senior Support Analyst
12 9 (7.63%) Senior Support Engineer
12 9 (7.63%) Support Engineer
13 8 (6.78%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
13 8 (6.78%) Applications Support Engineer
14 7 (5.93%) Automation Analyst
14 7 (5.93%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (77.97%) CSS
2 86 (72.88%) HTML
3 39 (33.05%) jQuery
4 37 (31.36%) Web Services
5 28 (23.73%) HTML5
6 26 (22.03%) JSON
6 26 (22.03%) XML
7 23 (19.49%) Ajax
8 18 (15.25%) ActiveMQ
8 18 (15.25%) CSS3
9 16 (13.56%) AngularJS
10 14 (11.86%) Backbone.js
11 9 (7.63%) REST
11 9 (7.63%) RESTful
12 8 (6.78%) LESS
13 7 (5.93%) Ember.js
13 7 (5.93%) Django
13 7 (5.93%) XHTML
13 7 (5.93%) DOM
14 6 (5.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.41%) Open Source
2 11 (9.32%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.24%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.54%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.69%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.85%) NHS
7 1 (0.85%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (37.29%) Linux
2 26 (22.03%) Solaris
3 18 (15.25%) Windows
4 7 (5.93%) Android
4 7 (5.93%) Windows 7
4 7 (5.93%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.73%) TDD
2 28 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (22.03%) BDD
4 20 (16.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (12.71%) Web Development
6 14 (11.86%) Scrum
6 14 (11.86%) Test Strategy
7 13 (11.02%) Test Automation
7 13 (11.02%) Compatibility Testing
8 12 (10.17%) E-Commerce
9 11 (9.32%) Content Management
9 11 (9.32%) Rapid Prototyping
10 10 (8.47%) OO
11 9 (7.63%) User Stories
12 7 (5.93%) Web Accessibility
12 7 (5.93%) OOP
12 7 (5.93%) Software Engineering
12 7 (5.93%) Data Management
12 7 (5.93%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 90 (76.27%) JavaScript
2 58 (49.15%) Java
3 55 (46.61%) Ruby
4 44 (37.29%) SQL
5 19 (16.10%) PHP
6 16 (13.56%) C#
7 14 (11.86%) Perl
8 8 (6.78%) Python
9 5 (4.24%) XPath
10 2 (1.69%) PHP5
10 2 (1.69%) C++
11 1 (0.85%) VB
11 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.85%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) Degree
2 5 (4.24%) ISEB
2 5 (4.24%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.85%) MBA
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (24.58%) QA
2 3 (2.54%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 18 (15.25%) Puppet
2 9 (7.63%) Nagios
3 4 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (25.42%) Oracle
2 8 (6.78%) JBoss
3 6 (5.08%) Adobe
4 4 (3.39%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.69%) Zend
5 2 (1.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.85%) Telerik
6 1 (0.85%) Twitter
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