The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Firebird skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firebird over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firebird
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 884 934 959
Rank change year-on-year +50 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Firebird 5 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.006% 0.021%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.018% 0.020% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 16
UK median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +3.89%  
10th Percentile £46,250 £30,625 £23,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £51,250 £43,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +10.38%  

Firebird is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 27359 29314 36301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.76% 29.89% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 53088 57092 72399
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Firebird
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Firebird in the UK

Firebird
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Firebird in the UK

Firebird
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firebird within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 5 £47,500 +11.76%
London - 4 £47,500 -
South East +44 1 - -
UK excluding London +22 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Firebird 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 Firebird.

1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) Data Transformation
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) FileMaker
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Magento
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) SSH
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) JMX
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS

Firebird
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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) FileMaker
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Redis
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Data Migration Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Designer
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) JMX
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Data Transformation
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Rackspace