Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Firebase skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firebase over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firebase
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1090 1139 1229
Rank change year-on-year +49 +90 +85
Permanent jobs citing Firebase 52 60 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.034% 0.007%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.13% 0.19% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 42 47 14
UK median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.16% -9.52% +110.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £40,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £71,025 £57,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year -10.53% +32.87% +58.89%

Firebase is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 38,890 32,021 24,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.60% 18.32% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31,350 26,317 20,540
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Firebase
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Firebase in the UK

Firebase
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Firebase in the UK

Firebase
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firebase over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Firebase in the UK

Firebase
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firebase within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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 +38 50 £56,250 +18.42% 15
London +47 26 £65,000 +44.44% 10
UK excluding London +4 26 £42,500 -10.53% 6
East of England - 8 £32,500 -
North of England +23 7 £26,000 -52.73% 2
North West +6 6 £26,000 -52.73% 1
South East -16 6 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Midlands +6 3 £42,500 -10.53%
East Midlands - 3 £42,500 -
Scotland -3 2 £42,500 -
Yorkshire +27 1 £30,000 -45.45%

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Firebase 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 with a requirement for Firebase.

1 36 (69.23%) Google
2 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (46.15%) Java
3 24 (46.15%) Android
4 22 (42.31%) Apple iOS
5 21 (40.38%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (38.46%) Analytics
7 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
7 19 (36.54%) Software Engineering
7 19 (36.54%) Android Development
8 18 (34.62%) Objective-C
8 18 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (32.69%) Git (software)
10 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (28.85%) JSON
12 14 (26.92%) TDD
12 14 (26.92%) Google Cloud Platform
12 14 (26.92%) Apple Swift
12 14 (26.92%) Kotlin
13 13 (25.00%) Mobile Development
13 13 (25.00%) User Experience
13 13 (25.00%) iOS SDK
14 12 (23.08%) BDD
14 12 (23.08%) Bitbucket
14 12 (23.08%) Xcode
14 12 (23.08%) Web Services
14 12 (23.08%) XML
14 12 (23.08%) Mobile App
14 12 (23.08%) React
15 11 (21.15%) iOS Development

Firebase
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 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.92%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Magento
1 1 (1.92%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (40.38%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (26.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (19.23%) Adobe Analytics
5 8 (15.38%) Google Analytics
6 6 (11.54%) npm
7 5 (9.62%) Serverless
8 4 (7.69%) Google Play
9 3 (5.77%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (1.92%) Azure Functions
10 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon Redshift
1 3 (5.77%) BigQuery
1 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.85%) Redis
2 2 (3.85%) SQLite
3 1 (1.92%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.92%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (1.92%) Mixpanel
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) Git (software)
2 12 (23.08%) Bitbucket
2 12 (23.08%) Xcode
3 9 (17.31%) JIRA
4 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 7 (13.46%) Appium
5 7 (13.46%) Gradle
6 6 (11.54%) Android Studio
7 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
8 4 (7.69%) Crashlytics
8 4 (7.69%) webpack
9 3 (5.77%) Firebug
9 3 (5.77%) git-flow
9 3 (5.77%) JUnit
9 3 (5.77%) TeamCity
9 3 (5.77%) Visual Website Optimizer
10 2 (3.85%) Babel
10 2 (3.85%) CocoaPods
11 1 (1.92%) Bundler
11 1 (1.92%) gulp
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Publishing
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Automotive
4 1 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (67.31%) Developer
2 17 (32.69%) Software Engineer
3 13 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Digital Developer
5 7 (13.46%) iOS Developer
5 7 (13.46%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Mobile Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Node.js Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Applications Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Java Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.69%) iOS Android Developer
7 4 (7.69%) iOS Software Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Junior
7 4 (7.69%) Junior Android Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.69%) React Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Analytics Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Digital Analytics Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) JSON
2 13 (25.00%) iOS SDK
3 12 (23.08%) React
3 12 (23.08%) Web Services
3 12 (23.08%) XML
4 11 (21.15%) Node.js
5 10 (19.23%) REST
6 9 (17.31%) CSS
6 9 (17.31%) CSS3
6 9 (17.31%) HTML
6 9 (17.31%) HTML5
6 9 (17.31%) SOAP
7 8 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 8 (15.38%) React Native
7 8 (15.38%) TensorFlow
8 7 (13.46%) Redux
8 7 (13.46%) RESTful
8 7 (13.46%) Velocity
9 6 (11.54%) Google Maps API
9 6 (11.54%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) User Experience
2 12 (23.08%) Mobile App
3 8 (15.38%) Data Structures
4 6 (11.54%) Algorithms
5 4 (7.69%) Minimum Viable Product
6 3 (5.77%) NHS
6 3 (5.77%) Virtual Team
7 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.85%) Fintech
8 1 (1.92%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 24 (46.15%) Android
2 22 (42.31%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.77%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) Analytics
3 19 (36.54%) Android Development
3 19 (36.54%) Software Engineering
4 18 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (26.92%) TDD
6 13 (25.00%) Mobile Development
7 12 (23.08%) BDD
8 11 (21.15%) iOS Development
9 9 (17.31%) OO
9 9 (17.31%) Scrum
10 7 (13.46%) API Development
10 7 (13.46%) Biometrics
10 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
10 7 (13.46%) Cross-Browser Development
10 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
10 7 (13.46%) SOLID
10 7 (13.46%) Static Code Analysis
11 5 (9.62%) Front End Development
11 5 (9.62%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
3 18 (34.62%) Objective-C
4 14 (26.92%) Apple Swift
4 14 (26.92%) Kotlin
5 9 (17.31%) PHP
5 9 (17.31%) Python
6 5 (9.62%) SQL
7 4 (7.69%) C#
8 3 (5.77%) C++
8 3 (5.77%) ES6
8 3 (5.77%) Ruby
8 3 (5.77%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.85%) ES7
10 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.92%) F#
10 1 (1.92%) Haskell
10 1 (1.92%) OCaml
10 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) PMO
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.92%) Ansible
2 1 (1.92%) Kibana
2 1 (1.92%) logstash
2 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.92%) Prometheus
2 1 (1.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (69.23%) Google
2 10 (19.23%) Adobe
2 10 (19.23%) Apple
3 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.77%) Ensighten
4 3 (5.77%) Maxymiser
4 3 (5.77%) Optimizely
4 3 (5.77%) Tableau
4 3 (5.77%) Tealium
4 3 (5.77%) Twitter
5 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.92%) PubNub