Period
to 19 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firebase
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1112 1153 1272
Rank change year-on-year +41 +119 +28
Permanent jobs citing Firebase 57 48 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.027% 0.005%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.15% 0.16% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 9
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +90.91%
10th Percentile £25,000 £38,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £69,000 £63,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year -10.53% +32.87% +30.00%

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 39,016 30,831 24,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.09% 17.40% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 31,535 25,337 20,337
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Firebase in the UK

Firebase
Top 10 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 August 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 +21 57 £50,000 +5.26% 9
London +57 31 £63,750 -5.56% 3
UK excluding London +15 26 £42,500 -10.53% 6
North of England +22 13 £30,000 -45.45%
North West +23 12 £34,250 -36.28%
Midlands +18 6 £42,500 -10.53%
East Midlands - 6 £42,500 -
South East +3 4 £53,750 +19.44% 3
East of England - 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +35 1 £30,000 -45.45%

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 38 (66.67%) Google
2 30 (52.63%) Android
2 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (49.12%) Git (software)
4 26 (45.61%) Apple iOS
5 25 (43.86%) Analytics
6 24 (42.11%) Android Development
6 24 (42.11%) Java
7 23 (40.35%) Objective-C
8 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
9 20 (35.09%) Software Engineering
10 19 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (33.33%) Mobile App
10 19 (33.33%) User Experience
11 17 (29.82%) Mobile Development
11 17 (29.82%) Apple Swift
11 17 (29.82%) Xcode
12 16 (28.07%) TDD
12 16 (28.07%) iOS SDK
12 16 (28.07%) JSON
12 16 (28.07%) React Native
13 15 (26.32%) Bitbucket
13 15 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (26.32%) XML
13 15 (26.32%) OO
14 13 (22.81%) BDD
14 13 (22.81%) Gradle
14 13 (22.81%) Jenkins
14 13 (22.81%) Google Cloud Platform
15 12 (21.05%) React

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 8 (14.04%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
1 1 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (22.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (19.30%) Adobe Analytics
4 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (8.77%) Google Analytics
7 4 (7.02%) Google Play
8 2 (3.51%) GitHub
8 2 (3.51%) npm
9 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) MongoDB
1 7 (12.28%) MySQL
2 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.75%) Mixpanel
4 1 (1.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (49.12%) Git (software)
2 17 (29.82%) Xcode
3 15 (26.32%) Bitbucket
4 13 (22.81%) Gradle
4 13 (22.81%) Jenkins
5 12 (21.05%) Android Studio
5 12 (21.05%) JIRA
6 11 (19.30%) Appium
7 9 (15.79%) webpack
8 7 (12.28%) gulp
8 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
9 6 (10.53%) Bundler
9 6 (10.53%) Crashlytics
9 6 (10.53%) git-flow
9 6 (10.53%) Grunt
9 6 (10.53%) TeamCity
10 4 (7.02%) JUnit
11 2 (3.51%) Babel
12 1 (1.75%) Maven
12 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 6 (10.53%) Retail
2 5 (8.77%) Publishing
3 4 (7.02%) Automotive
4 2 (3.51%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Finance
5 1 (1.75%) Games
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (71.93%) Developer
2 20 (35.09%) Android Developer
3 14 (24.56%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Software Engineer
4 11 (19.30%) Mobile Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Applications Developer
5 8 (14.04%) iOS Developer
5 8 (14.04%) iOS Software Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) React Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (8.77%) iOS Android Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Junior
8 5 (8.77%) Junior Android Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Junior Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Senior Android Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Android Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Junior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) iOS SDK
1 16 (28.07%) JSON
1 16 (28.07%) React Native
2 15 (26.32%) XML
3 12 (21.05%) React
3 12 (21.05%) REST
4 11 (19.30%) Node.js
4 11 (19.30%) RESTful
4 11 (19.30%) SOAP
4 11 (19.30%) Velocity
4 11 (19.30%) Web Services
5 10 (17.54%) Redux
6 8 (14.04%) CSS
6 8 (14.04%) CSS3
6 8 (14.04%) HTML
6 8 (14.04%) HTML5
7 7 (12.28%) Android SDK
7 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
7 7 (12.28%) RxJava
7 7 (12.28%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 19 (33.33%) User Experience
2 6 (10.53%) NHS
3 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.75%) Fintech
4 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) Android
2 26 (45.61%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.02%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) Analytics
3 24 (42.11%) Android Development
4 20 (35.09%) Software Engineering
5 17 (29.82%) Mobile Development
6 16 (28.07%) TDD
7 15 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (26.32%) OO
8 13 (22.81%) BDD
9 12 (21.05%) iOS Development
10 11 (19.30%) API Development
10 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
10 11 (19.30%) SOLID
10 11 (19.30%) Static Code Analysis
11 9 (15.79%) A/B Testing
11 9 (15.79%) Matrix Management
11 9 (15.79%) Performance Optimisation
11 9 (15.79%) Scrum
12 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (14.04%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.11%) Java
2 23 (40.35%) Objective-C
3 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
4 17 (29.82%) Apple Swift
5 12 (21.05%) PHP
6 9 (15.79%) Kotlin
7 8 (14.04%) ES6
8 7 (12.28%) Python
9 3 (5.26%) ES7
9 3 (5.26%) Ruby
10 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.51%) C#
10 2 (3.51%) C++
10 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.75%) Clojure
11 1 (1.75%) Dart
11 1 (1.75%) Elixir
11 1 (1.75%) Go
11 1 (1.75%) Rust
11 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
2 6 (10.53%) PMO
3 2 (3.51%) GCP
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.51%) Ansible
2 2 (3.51%) Kibana
2 2 (3.51%) logstash
2 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.51%) Prometheus
2 2 (3.51%) Puppet
2 2 (3.51%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) Google
2 12 (21.05%) Apple
3 11 (19.30%) Adobe
4 6 (10.53%) Atlassian
5 4 (7.02%) Twitter
6 1 (1.75%) Facebook
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft