Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SonarSource SonarQube
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 600 719 798
Rank change year-on-year +119 +79 +48
Permanent jobs citing SonarQube 175 144 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.25% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.31% 0.83% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 144 94 87
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £44,125 £44,300 £26,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,750 £66,100
UK median annual salary £68,000 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year +11.02% +2.08% +9.09%

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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 13,382 17,315 21,468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 19.46% 20.43% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10,709 13,903 17,667
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

SonarQube
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing SonarQube as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for SonarQube in the UK excluding London

SonarQube
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SonarQube in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for SonarQube in the UK excluding London

SonarQube
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SonarQube in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SonarQube in the UK excluding London

SonarQube
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SonarQube within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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
Midlands +77 62 £60,345 +14.40% 5
West Midlands +68 56 £60,345 -7.16% 3
South East +60 45 £70,000 +30.23% 5
North of England +42 32 £65,000 +18.18% 9
East of England +74 29 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Yorkshire +35 22 £67,500 +22.73% 6
South West +39 10 £70,000 -3.45% 6
Scotland +35 10 £60,000 +29.03% 9
North West +25 10 £57,105 +8.77% 3
East Midlands +25 6 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Wales - 5 £59,500 - 1
SonarQube
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for SonarQube.

1 150 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 125 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (58.29%) DevOps
4 99 (56.57%) Java
5 92 (52.57%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (47.43%) Git (software)
7 78 (44.57%) JIRA
8 66 (37.71%) Confluence
9 64 (36.57%) Spring
10 63 (36.00%) AWS
11 59 (33.71%) Microservices
12 53 (30.29%) Maven
13 50 (28.57%) Web Services
14 47 (26.86%) Finance
14 47 (26.86%) Ansible
15 45 (25.71%) Scrum
15 45 (25.71%) SQL
15 45 (25.71%) JUnit
16 44 (25.14%) Oracle
16 44 (25.14%) SQL Server
16 44 (25.14%) PostgreSQL
17 40 (22.86%) TDD
17 40 (22.86%) Kubernetes
17 40 (22.86%) Terraform
18 37 (21.14%) Unix
19 36 (20.57%) RESTful
19 36 (20.57%) Bitbucket
20 35 (20.00%) Docker
20 35 (20.00%) JavaScript
21 34 (19.43%) Linux

SonarQube
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 66 (37.71%) Confluence
2 21 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (8.00%) Apache
4 9 (5.14%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.43%) Red Hat Fuse
6 5 (2.86%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.71%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.14%) IIS
8 2 (1.14%) JBoss
9 1 (0.57%) GemFire
9 1 (0.57%) Mule
9 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (16.00%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Magento
2 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 63 (36.00%) AWS
2 30 (17.14%) Amazon EC2
2 30 (17.14%) GitHub
3 26 (14.86%) Azure
4 12 (6.86%) Amazon S3
4 12 (6.86%) AWS Lambda
4 12 (6.86%) OpenShift
4 12 (6.86%) Route 53
4 12 (6.86%) Serverless
4 12 (6.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 11 (6.29%) Amazon SQS
5 11 (6.29%) PaaS
6 10 (5.71%) GCP
6 10 (5.71%) IaaS
7 7 (4.00%) Amazon Cognito
7 7 (4.00%) Amazon ECS
7 7 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
7 7 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (4.00%) AWS CodeCommit
7 7 (4.00%) AWS CodeDeploy
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.00%) SSL
2 6 (3.43%) DHCP
2 6 (3.43%) DNS
2 6 (3.43%) HTTP
3 5 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.14%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (25.14%) PostgreSQL
1 44 (25.14%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.57%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (7.43%) MongoDB
4 12 (6.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 11 (6.29%) MySQL
6 10 (5.71%) Relational Database
7 9 (5.14%) DB2
8 6 (3.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (3.43%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.86%) Big Data
10 4 (2.29%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.57%) Cosmos DB
12 1 (0.57%) Data Lake
12 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.57%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 150 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 83 (47.43%) Git (software)
3 78 (44.57%) JIRA
4 53 (30.29%) Maven
5 45 (25.71%) JUnit
6 36 (20.57%) Bitbucket
7 34 (19.43%) Artifactory
8 25 (14.29%) Cucumber
9 21 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 20 (11.43%) Selenium
11 19 (10.86%) Mockito
12 18 (10.29%) DbUnit
12 18 (10.29%) JMeter
12 18 (10.29%) jMock
13 13 (7.43%) Sonatype Nexus
14 8 (4.57%) git-flow
14 8 (4.57%) GitLab
14 8 (4.57%) Liquibase
14 8 (4.57%) ReSharper
15 6 (3.43%) Vagrant
General
1 47 (26.86%) Finance
2 18 (10.29%) Public Sector
3 15 (8.57%) Banking
4 11 (6.29%) Electronics
4 11 (6.29%) Manufacturing
4 11 (6.29%) Marketing
4 11 (6.29%) Retail
4 11 (6.29%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.14%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.71%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 102 (58.29%) Developer
2 56 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 29 (16.57%) Senior Developer
4 27 (15.43%) Hybris Developer
5 25 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (12.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 22 (12.57%) Lead Developer
7 20 (11.43%) Architect
8 16 (9.14%) Java Engineer
9 14 (8.00%) Lead DevOps
10 13 (7.43%) J2EE Developer
10 13 (7.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 13 (7.43%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 13 (7.43%) Senior Java Engineer
10 13 (7.43%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 12 (6.86%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 10 (5.71%) React Developer
13 8 (4.57%) Full Stack Developer
14 7 (4.00%) AWS Architect
14 7 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (36.57%) Spring
2 50 (28.57%) Web Services
3 36 (20.57%) RESTful
4 33 (18.86%) Node.js
4 33 (18.86%) Spring Boot
5 32 (18.29%) Hibernate
5 32 (18.29%) REST
6 31 (17.71%) SOAP
7 28 (16.00%) J2EE
8 27 (15.43%) AngularJS
9 25 (14.29%) XML
10 21 (12.00%) .NET
10 21 (12.00%) HTML
10 21 (12.00%) JPA
11 19 (10.86%) Spring Cloud
12 18 (10.29%) JDBC
12 18 (10.29%) PowerMock
13 15 (8.57%) JSON
14 14 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
15 13 (7.43%) React
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.29%) Cloud Native
3 12 (6.86%) Linux Command Line
4 11 (6.29%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.43%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.86%) CESG
7 4 (2.29%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.71%) IVR
9 2 (1.14%) NHS
9 2 (1.14%) PKI
10 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.57%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.14%) Unix
2 34 (19.43%) Linux
3 26 (14.86%) Windows
4 10 (5.71%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.86%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (58.29%) DevOps
3 92 (52.57%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (33.71%) Microservices
5 45 (25.71%) Scrum
6 40 (22.86%) TDD
7 34 (19.43%) Problem-Solving
8 32 (18.29%) BDD
9 29 (16.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 26 (14.86%) SDLC
11 25 (14.29%) Open Source
11 25 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 24 (13.71%) Kanban
12 24 (13.71%) Software Delivery
12 24 (13.71%) Software Engineering
13 23 (13.14%) Infrastructure as Code
14 21 (12.00%) OO
15 18 (10.29%) Configuration Management
15 18 (10.29%) E-Commerce
16 17 (9.71%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (56.57%) Java
2 45 (25.71%) SQL
3 35 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 26 (14.86%) Python
5 20 (11.43%) C#
6 9 (5.14%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.57%) XPath
8 7 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.86%) Ruby
10 4 (2.29%) C
10 4 (2.29%) Java 8
10 4 (2.29%) Perl
10 4 (2.29%) Scala
10 4 (2.29%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.14%) Go
11 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.57%) ES6
12 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (5.71%) Degree
2 8 (4.57%) SANS
3 7 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.43%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.86%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.57%) CISA
6 1 (0.57%) CISM
6 1 (0.57%) CISSP
6 1 (0.57%) CRISC
6 1 (0.57%) ISEB
6 1 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.57%) MCSA
6 1 (0.57%) MCSE
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.71%) QA
2 8 (4.57%) COBIT
2 8 (4.57%) NIST
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) PMO
3 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (20.00%) Docker
2 11 (6.29%) Postfix
3 7 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.00%) vSphere
4 6 (3.43%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.86%) GlusterFS
5 5 (2.86%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 47 (26.86%) Ansible
2 40 (22.86%) Kubernetes
2 40 (22.86%) Terraform
3 24 (13.71%) Packer
4 14 (8.00%) Kibana
4 14 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (7.43%) logstash
6 7 (4.00%) Puppet
7 5 (2.86%) Nagios
7 5 (2.86%) OSSEC
8 4 (2.29%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.57%) Grafana
9 1 (0.57%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 44 (25.14%) Oracle
2 29 (16.57%) Atlassian
2 29 (16.57%) hybris
3 16 (9.14%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.86%) SAP
5 8 (4.57%) Jitterbit
5 8 (4.57%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.57%) VMware
6 6 (3.43%) Citrix
7 5 (2.86%) New Relic
8 3 (1.71%) ATG
8 3 (1.71%) CA
8 3 (1.71%) Splunk
8 3 (1.71%) Veracode
8 3 (1.71%) WSO2
9 2 (1.14%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.14%) IBM
9 2 (1.14%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.57%) Facebook
10 1 (0.57%) Twitter