Period
to 9 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SonarQube skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SonarQube over the 6 months to 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SonarSource SonarQube
UK > England
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 619 685 843
Rank change year-on-year +66 +158 +103
Permanent jobs citing SonarQube 239 237 232
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.52% 1.31% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 148 182 172
10th Percentile £52,425 £46,375 £45,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,750 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.32% +4.23% +23.81%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £100,375 £83,750 £99,750
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +26.21%

SonarQube is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15,718 18,057 26,564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.06% 19.56% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12,210 14,511 21,248
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,000 £42,500 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,817 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

SonarQube
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SonarQube as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SonarQube in England

SonarQube
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SonarQube in England.

Salary trend for SonarQube in England

SonarQube
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SonarQube in England over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Salary histogram for SonarQube in England

SonarQube
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SonarQube within the England region over the 6 months to 9 May 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +93 146 £75,000 +7.14% 13
South East +49 41 £75,000 +7.14% 12
North of England -3 23 £60,000 - 14
South West -27 23 £71,500 +5.93% 6
Yorkshire -10 10 £63,750 -1.92% 3
North West +22 9 £60,000 +5.07% 9
North East - 5 £39,250 - 2
Midlands -28 3 £57,500 -5.26%
East of England +12 2 £71,250 - 1
West Midlands -29 2 £53,000 -12.67%
East Midlands +13 1 £60,000 +39.53%
SonarQube
UK

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, IT jobs citing SonarQube also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SonarQube.

1 170 (71.13%) Java
2 165 (69.04%) Jenkins
3 154 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
4 149 (62.34%) DevOps
5 137 (57.32%) Microservices
6 131 (54.81%) AWS
7 120 (50.21%) Git (software)
8 109 (45.61%) Spring
9 89 (37.24%) Maven
10 84 (35.15%) PostgreSQL
11 76 (31.80%) Docker
12 75 (31.38%) Software Engineering
13 74 (30.96%) Continuous Integration
14 73 (30.54%) Kubernetes
15 71 (29.71%) RESTful
16 70 (29.29%) Finance
17 69 (28.87%) Azure
18 66 (27.62%) JUnit
18 66 (27.62%) Fintech
19 65 (27.20%) Web Services
20 64 (26.78%) Degree
21 62 (25.94%) Python
22 60 (25.10%) Open Source
23 56 (23.43%) TDD
23 56 (23.43%) Mockito
24 54 (22.59%) BDD
25 53 (22.18%) Social Skills
26 52 (21.76%) Banking
27 51 (21.34%) Artifactory
28 48 (20.08%) Linux

SonarQube
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (9.62%) Confluence
2 19 (7.95%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (7.53%) Apache Spark
4 15 (6.28%) GemFire
5 11 (4.60%) Tomcat
6 10 (4.18%) Apache
7 6 (2.51%) CMS
7 6 (2.51%) nginx
8 2 (0.84%) IIS
9 1 (0.42%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.42%) JBoss
9 1 (0.42%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Fuse
9 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (3.77%) Figma
Cloud Services
1 131 (54.81%) AWS
2 69 (28.87%) Azure
3 42 (17.57%) GCP
4 34 (14.23%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (12.55%) GitHub
6 25 (10.46%) Amazon SQS
7 19 (7.95%) Amazon ECS
7 19 (7.95%) Amazon EKS
8 17 (7.11%) Datadog
8 17 (7.11%) SaaS
9 15 (6.28%) Bitrise
9 15 (6.28%) Firebase
10 14 (5.86%) Serverless
11 13 (5.44%) OpenShift
12 8 (3.35%) PaaS
13 7 (2.93%) Amazon Kinesis
13 7 (2.93%) Amazon S3
13 7 (2.93%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (2.09%) AWS CodeBuild
14 5 (2.09%) AWS CodeDeploy
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.28%) HTTP
2 8 (3.35%) DNS
2 8 (3.35%) FTP
2 8 (3.35%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.93%) DHCP
3 7 (2.93%) IPsec
4 2 (0.84%) Network Security
5 1 (0.42%) SSL
5 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (35.15%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (11.72%) Big Data
3 26 (10.88%) NoSQL
4 24 (10.04%) MySQL
5 20 (8.37%) SQL Server
6 18 (7.53%) Relational Database
7 17 (7.11%) Hadoop
8 15 (6.28%) Redis
9 14 (5.86%) MongoDB
10 12 (5.02%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (4.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (3.35%) HBase
12 8 (3.35%) MariaDB
13 6 (2.51%) Amazon Athena
13 6 (2.51%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.84%) Tableau
15 1 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
15 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 165 (69.04%) Jenkins
2 120 (50.21%) Git (software)
3 89 (37.24%) Maven
4 66 (27.62%) JUnit
5 56 (23.43%) Mockito
6 51 (21.34%) Artifactory
7 42 (17.57%) Cucumber
8 39 (16.32%) DbUnit
8 39 (16.32%) jMock
9 31 (12.97%) JIRA
10 28 (11.72%) GitLab
11 26 (10.88%) Sonatype Nexus
12 20 (8.37%) Gradle
13 19 (7.95%) Cypress.io
14 18 (7.53%) Protractor
14 18 (7.53%) Rational DOORS
14 18 (7.53%) Rational Rhapsody
15 15 (6.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 15 (6.28%) Storybook
15 15 (6.28%) TeamCity
General
1 70 (29.29%) Finance
2 53 (22.18%) Social Skills
3 52 (21.76%) Banking
4 46 (19.25%) Public Sector
5 25 (10.46%) Presentation Skills
6 20 (8.37%) Games
7 15 (6.28%) Law
8 13 (5.44%) Investment Banking
8 13 (5.44%) Retail
9 10 (4.18%) Influencing Skills
10 8 (3.35%) Front Office
11 6 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.42%) Electronics
12 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.42%) Marketing
12 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (46.44%) Developer
2 77 (32.22%) Java Developer
3 42 (17.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 39 (16.32%) Senior Developer
5 35 (14.64%) Software Engineer
6 31 (12.97%) Senior Java Developer
7 19 (7.95%) Senior DevOps
8 18 (7.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 15 (6.28%) Lead Developer
10 11 (4.60%) Software Developer
10 11 (4.60%) Technical Leader
11 10 (4.18%) Java Engineer
12 8 (3.35%) Backend Developer
12 8 (3.35%) Digital Developer
12 8 (3.35%) Full Stack Developer
12 8 (3.35%) Lead Software Engineer
13 7 (2.93%) AWS Engineer
13 7 (2.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 7 (2.93%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 7 (2.93%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (45.61%) Spring
2 71 (29.71%) RESTful
3 65 (27.20%) Web Services
4 41 (17.15%) Kafka
4 41 (17.15%) SOAP
5 40 (16.74%) React
6 39 (16.32%) PowerMock
7 37 (15.48%) ActiveMQ
7 37 (15.48%) REST
8 36 (15.06%) Node.js
9 34 (14.23%) CSS
10 32 (13.39%) Spring Boot
11 31 (12.97%) AngularJS
12 21 (8.79%) Redux
12 21 (8.79%) Spring Cloud
13 17 (7.11%) Hibernate
13 17 (7.11%) HTML
14 15 (6.28%) Express
14 15 (6.28%) Tailwind CSS
14 15 (6.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.72%) NHS
2 19 (7.95%) User Experience
3 15 (6.28%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (3.77%) Derivative
4 9 (3.77%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.77%) Video\Live Streaming
5 8 (3.35%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.35%) Market Risk
6 7 (2.93%) Online Games
7 6 (2.51%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.26%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.84%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.42%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.42%) Life Science
11 1 (0.42%) Tandem
11 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 48 (20.08%) Linux
2 28 (11.72%) Unix
3 19 (7.95%) Windows
4 8 (3.35%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.51%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.51%) CentOS
5 6 (2.51%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.09%) Android
7 3 (1.26%) AIX
7 3 (1.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (62.34%) DevOps
3 137 (57.32%) Microservices
4 75 (31.38%) Software Engineering
5 74 (30.96%) Continuous Integration
6 66 (27.62%) Fintech
7 60 (25.10%) Open Source
8 56 (23.43%) TDD
9 54 (22.59%) BDD
10 47 (19.67%) Scrum
11 46 (19.25%) Computer Science
12 37 (15.48%) Test Automation
13 31 (12.97%) Problem-Solving
14 28 (11.72%) Biometrics
14 28 (11.72%) UML
15 26 (10.88%) Continuous Deployment
15 26 (10.88%) Software Testing
16 25 (10.46%) Re-Platforming
17 23 (9.62%) Digital Banking
17 23 (9.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 170 (71.13%) Java
2 62 (25.94%) Python
3 45 (18.83%) SQL
4 37 (15.48%) C#
5 32 (13.39%) JavaScript
6 28 (11.72%) C++
7 26 (10.88%) Java 8
8 15 (6.28%) Bash Shell
9 14 (5.86%) Kotlin
10 13 (5.44%) Shell Script
11 12 (5.02%) TypeScript
12 8 (3.35%) Groovy
13 6 (2.51%) Apple Swift
13 6 (2.51%) PowerShell
14 5 (2.09%) ES6
14 5 (2.09%) Go
14 5 (2.09%) Perl
15 4 (1.67%) ES7
15 4 (1.67%) ES8
16 3 (1.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 64 (26.78%) Degree
2 38 (15.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (13.39%) Security Cleared
4 28 (11.72%) SC Cleared
5 10 (4.18%) Master's Degree
6 8 (3.35%) OCP
6 8 (3.35%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.42%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.42%) CCSP
7 1 (0.42%) CEH
7 1 (0.42%) CISA
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.42%) CISM
7 1 (0.42%) CISSP
7 1 (0.42%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.42%) GIAC
7 1 (0.42%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.53%) QA
2 10 (4.18%) GDPR
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (31.80%) Docker
2 21 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (3.35%) HDFS
4 8 (3.35%) Postfix
5 4 (1.67%) vSphere
6 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 73 (30.54%) Kubernetes
2 43 (17.99%) Ansible
3 35 (14.64%) Terraform
4 34 (14.23%) Grafana
4 34 (14.23%) Prometheus
5 16 (6.69%) Puppet
6 10 (4.18%) Consul
7 8 (3.35%) Graylog
7 8 (3.35%) Icinga
7 8 (3.35%) ITRS Geneos
8 4 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.42%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.42%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.42%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.42%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 23 (9.62%) Oracle
2 21 (8.79%) IBM
2 21 (8.79%) VMware
3 16 (6.69%) Microsoft
4 15 (6.28%) Okta
5 13 (5.44%) Google
6 9 (3.77%) Splunk
7 7 (2.93%) AppDynamics
8 4 (1.67%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.26%) Black Duck
9 3 (1.26%) CA
9 3 (1.26%) Nimsoft
9 3 (1.26%) Samsung
9 3 (1.26%) Sybase
10 2 (0.84%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.42%) Dynatrace
11 1 (0.42%) Novell
11 1 (0.42%) PagerDuty
11 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.42%) SAP