Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FindBugs skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FindBugs over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

FindBugs
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1184 1222 1246
Rank change year-on-year +38 +24 +58
Permanent jobs citing FindBugs 5 15 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.008% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.014% 0.042% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 25
UK median annual salary £45,000 £57,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.40% +14.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £43,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,250 £85,000 £69,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £58,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year -31.03% -12.45% +65.63%

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36616 35583 38278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.33% 18.75% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29801 30706 32373
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

FindBugs
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FindBugs as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FindBugs in the UK

FindBugs
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FindBugs.

Salary trend for FindBugs in the UK

FindBugs
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FindBugs over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for FindBugs in the UK

FindBugs
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FindBugs within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
England +27 5 £45,000 -21.40% 1
UK excluding London +40 3 £40,000 -31.03%
East of England - 3 £40,000 -
London +2 2 £73,750 +55.26% 1

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing FindBugs also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for FindBugs.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Mockito
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Life Science
3 3 (60.00%) Jetty
3 3 (60.00%) Document Management
3 3 (60.00%) JAAS
3 3 (60.00%) Bugzilla
3 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (60.00%) Log4j
3 3 (60.00%) Postgraduate
3 3 (60.00%) J2SE
3 3 (60.00%) Grid Computing
3 3 (60.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (60.00%) MediaWiki
3 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (60.00%) SCons
3 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (60.00%) Protocol Buffers
3 3 (60.00%) Guava
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 3 (60.00%) KNIME
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC

FindBugs
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (60.00%) Jetty
1 3 (60.00%) MediaWiki
1 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (60.00%) KNIME
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Mockito
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (60.00%) Bugzilla
3 3 (60.00%) Buildbot
3 3 (60.00%) Log4j
3 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (60.00%) SCons
4 2 (40.00%) Ant
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
5 1 (20.00%) Checkstyle
5 1 (20.00%) EasyMock
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) IntelliJ
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) jMock
5 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (20.00%) The Grinder
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Guava
2 3 (60.00%) J2SE
2 3 (60.00%) JAAS
2 3 (60.00%) jOOQ
2 3 (60.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (60.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 3 (60.00%) ZeroMQ
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JMS
3 2 (40.00%) JPA
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) jBPM
4 1 (20.00%) JDBC
4 1 (20.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Grid Computing
1 3 (60.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Creative Thinking
2 3 (60.00%) Document Management
2 3 (60.00%) Full Text Search
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) BPMN
4 1 (20.00%) Code Coverage
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) RUP
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Groovy
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) ILOG
2 1 (20.00%) Perforce