The table below looks at the statistics for Firebug skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firebug
Rank 246 254 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.014% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.087% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £20,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £24,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -36.00%
Firebug
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1244 1149 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.17% 16.17% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 925 660
Average salary £40,000 £39,600 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +13.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Firebug
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firebug across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Firebug Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Firebug
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firebug across the Yorkshire region.

Firebug Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Firebug
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firebug within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
(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
North Yorkshire +4 4 £27,500 +34.14%
West Yorkshire - 3 £26,250 -
Firebug
England

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) Selenium
2 12 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (66.67%) Manual Testing
5 9 (60.00%) Test Management
5 9 (60.00%) Automated Testing
5 9 (60.00%) C#
6 8 (53.33%) Java
6 8 (53.33%) .NET
6 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
6 8 (53.33%) N-Tier
6 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
6 8 (53.33%) MVC
6 8 (53.33%) QA
6 8 (53.33%) Security Testing
6 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
8 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
8 6 (40.00%) ISEB
9 5 (33.33%) DOM
9 5 (33.33%) JIRA
9 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
11 3 (20.00%) Fiddler
11 3 (20.00%) W3C

Firebug
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Selenium
2 5 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (20.00%) Fiddler
3 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (13.33%) Bugzilla
5 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Analyst
2 14 (93.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
1 12 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (33.33%) DOM
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) N-Tier
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) W3C
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Manual Testing
4 9 (60.00%) Test Management
4 9 (60.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
5 8 (53.33%) MVC
5 8 (53.33%) Security Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
8 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Web Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Facebook
1 1 (6.67%) Twitter