Period
to 25 January 2021

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 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firebase
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 653 939 1076
Rank change year-on-year +286 +137 +63
Permanent jobs citing Firebase 117 89 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.071% 0.030%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.45% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 116 63 30
Median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% +8.33% +41.18%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,500 £23,800
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £76,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% +27.27%

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 26,266 42,025 39,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.80% 33.64% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22,143 34,573 32,103
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +6.80%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £91,250 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Firebase
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Firebase in the UK

Firebase
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Firebase.

Salary trend for Firebase in the UK

Firebase
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Firebase over the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Firebase in the UK

Firebase
Top 13 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 25 January 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
England +270 98 £60,000 -7.69% 33
London +208 58 £67,500 -3.57% 16
UK excluding London +229 42 £52,500 +10.53% 16
Work from Home -43 26 £52,500 -4.55% 2
South East +158 14 £52,500 -20.75% 2
South West +79 11 £52,500 +50.00% 6
North of England +94 8 £52,500 +10.53% 5
Midlands - 7 £42,500 - 4
East Midlands - 6 £42,500 -
North West +89 5 £43,750 +2.94% 2
Yorkshire +37 3 £60,000 +26.32% 1
Scotland - 2 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 4

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, 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 72 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 66 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 61 (52.14%) Google
3 61 (52.14%) Mobile App
4 59 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (47.86%) GCP
6 54 (46.15%) Android
7 50 (42.74%) Apple iOS
8 43 (36.75%) AWS
9 40 (34.19%) Azure
9 40 (34.19%) React
10 38 (32.48%) BDD
11 35 (29.91%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (29.06%) HTML
12 34 (29.06%) CSS
13 33 (28.21%) Public Sector
13 33 (28.21%) Node.js
14 32 (27.35%) React Native
15 31 (26.50%) AngularJS
16 30 (25.64%) DevOps
17 28 (23.93%) Microservices
18 27 (23.08%) AWS Lambda
18 27 (23.08%) AWS Amplify
18 27 (23.08%) Serverless
18 27 (23.08%) OO
19 26 (22.22%) Banking
19 26 (22.22%) CSS3
19 26 (22.22%) HTML5
19 26 (22.22%) Progressive Web App
19 26 (22.22%) Cloud Native

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 10 (8.55%) Headless CMS
2 6 (5.13%) CMS
3 5 (4.27%) Confluence
4 4 (3.42%) WordPress
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Adobe XD
2 3 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.85%) Figma
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 56 (47.86%) GCP
2 43 (36.75%) AWS
3 40 (34.19%) Azure
4 27 (23.08%) AWS Lambda
4 27 (23.08%) Serverless
5 26 (22.22%) Azure Functions
5 26 (22.22%) Cloud Functions
6 17 (14.53%) GitHub
7 14 (11.97%) SaaS
8 13 (11.11%) Google Analytics
8 13 (11.11%) Google App Engine
9 8 (6.84%) Bitrise
10 4 (3.42%) Amazon S3
10 4 (3.42%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (2.56%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (2.56%) Amazon EKS
11 3 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (2.56%) Google Play
11 3 (2.56%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.55%) NoSQL
2 8 (6.84%) SQLite
3 7 (5.98%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.42%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (3.42%) BigQuery
5 4 (3.42%) Tableau
6 3 (2.56%) Amazon Athena
6 3 (2.56%) Power BI
7 2 (1.71%) GIS
7 2 (1.71%) QGIS
8 1 (0.85%) Mixpanel
8 1 (0.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 72 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.55%) Xcode
3 9 (7.69%) Appium
3 9 (7.69%) JIRA
3 9 (7.69%) Postman
4 6 (5.13%) webpack
5 4 (3.42%) Android Studio
5 4 (3.42%) Crashlytics
5 4 (3.42%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.42%) SonarQube
6 3 (2.56%) fastlane
6 3 (2.56%) Gradle
7 2 (1.71%) CircleCI
7 2 (1.71%) Grunt
7 2 (1.71%) gulp
8 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
General
1 33 (28.21%) Public Sector
2 26 (22.22%) Banking
3 23 (19.66%) Retail
4 21 (17.95%) Automotive
5 20 (17.09%) Manufacturing
6 17 (14.53%) Games
7 9 (7.69%) Marketing
8 8 (6.84%) Finance
9 4 (3.42%) Electronics
10 2 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (67.52%) Developer
2 34 (29.06%) Full Stack Developer
3 24 (20.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (12.82%) React Developer
5 12 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 11 (9.40%) Applications Engineer
6 11 (9.40%) Mobile Developer
7 10 (8.55%) Android Developer
7 10 (8.55%) JavaScript Engineer
7 10 (8.55%) Python Developer
8 9 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (7.69%) QA Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Senior QA Engineer
9 8 (6.84%) iOS Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Analyst
11 6 (5.13%) Digital Analyst
11 6 (5.13%) Java Android Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Node.js Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (34.19%) React
2 34 (29.06%) CSS
2 34 (29.06%) HTML
3 33 (28.21%) Node.js
4 32 (27.35%) React Native
5 31 (26.50%) AngularJS
6 27 (23.08%) AWS Amplify
7 26 (22.22%) CSS3
7 26 (22.22%) Ember.js
7 26 (22.22%) HTML5
7 26 (22.22%) Serverless Framework
8 14 (11.97%) GatsbyJS
9 12 (10.26%) Redux
10 10 (8.55%) Flask
11 9 (7.69%) REST
12 8 (6.84%) Jest
12 8 (6.84%) Retrofit
12 8 (6.84%) RxJava
12 8 (6.84%) RxSwift
13 7 (5.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 61 (52.14%) Mobile App
2 26 (22.22%) Cloud Native
3 12 (10.26%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (5.13%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.27%) Blog
5 5 (4.27%) Social Media
6 4 (3.42%) Animation
7 3 (2.56%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (1.71%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.85%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.85%) Robotics
9 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (46.15%) Android
2 50 (42.74%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.85%) Windows
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (32.48%) BDD
3 35 (29.91%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (25.64%) DevOps
5 28 (23.93%) Microservices
6 27 (23.08%) OO
7 26 (22.22%) Progressive Web App
8 19 (16.24%) Analytics
8 19 (16.24%) Android Development
9 16 (13.68%) Front End Development
10 15 (12.82%) iOS Development
10 15 (12.82%) TDD
11 14 (11.97%) MVVM
12 13 (11.11%) Co-Creation
13 12 (10.26%) Scrum
13 12 (10.26%) Unit Testing
14 10 (8.55%) Fintech
14 10 (8.55%) Mobile Development
14 10 (8.55%) Test Automation
15 9 (7.69%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 66 (56.41%) JavaScript
2 18 (15.38%) Java
3 16 (13.68%) Kotlin
3 16 (13.68%) Python
4 14 (11.97%) SQL
5 12 (10.26%) Apple Swift
6 10 (8.55%) TypeScript
7 9 (7.69%) ES6
8 8 (6.84%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.56%) C
9 3 (2.56%) C++
10 2 (1.71%) C#
10 2 (1.71%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (6.84%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (6.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.26%) QA
System Software
1 13 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 9 (7.69%) Kibana
Vendors
1 61 (52.14%) Google
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.71%) Mapbox
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe
4 1 (0.85%) Apple
4 1 (0.85%) Xamarin