The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Firebug skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firebug over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firebug
UK
Rank 846 918 878
Rank change year-on-year +72 -40  
Permanent jobs citing Firebug 18 31 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.030% 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.17% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 58
Median salary £29,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.58% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £25,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.00% -37.50%  

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

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16625 18686 17537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.65% 18.07% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13979 15967 14707
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Firebug
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Firebug as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Firebug in the UK

Firebug
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Firebug in the UK

Firebug
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firebug over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Firebug in the UK

Firebug
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firebug within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +80 18 £29,500 -30.58% 1
South East +73 7 £29,500 -21.33%
Crawley - 7 £29,500 -
West Sussex - 7 £29,500 -
London +61 3 £45,000 +5.88%
North West -10 3 £22,000 -
Manchester -21 3 £22,000 -
East of England - 2 - - 1
City of London - 2 £45,000 -
Salford - 2 £22,000 -
Luton - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
West Midlands +29 1 £55,000 +120.00%
Hammersmith - 1 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Derby - 1 £35,000 -
Rugby - 1 £55,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £35,000 -

Firebug
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Firebug 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 Firebug.

1 37 (88.10%) CSS
2 36 (85.71%) HTML
3 31 (73.81%) JavaScript
4 23 (54.76%) PHP
5 21 (50.00%) JSON
6 19 (45.24%) SQL
7 17 (40.48%) CMS
8 15 (35.71%) Web Development
8 15 (35.71%) XML
9 14 (33.33%) OO
9 14 (33.33%) Degree
10 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
11 12 (28.57%) Linux
11 12 (28.57%) HTTP
11 12 (28.57%) Grunt
11 12 (28.57%) gulp
12 11 (26.19%) OOP
13 10 (23.81%) Python
13 10 (23.81%) Perl
13 10 (23.81%) Aptana Studio
13 10 (23.81%) Android
13 10 (23.81%) PhpStorm
13 10 (23.81%) Apple iOS
14 9 (21.43%) RESTful
14 9 (21.43%) Ruby
14 9 (21.43%) JIRA
15 8 (19.05%) B2B
15 8 (19.05%) Apple
15 8 (19.05%) C#
15 8 (19.05%) Marketing

Firebug
Top Related 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 17 (40.48%) CMS
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) nginx
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) BGP
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) SSL
2 2 (4.76%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.38%) LDAP
3 1 (2.38%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) DB2
3 1 (2.38%) MS Access
3 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Grunt
1 12 (28.57%) gulp
2 10 (23.81%) Aptana Studio
2 10 (23.81%) PhpStorm
3 9 (21.43%) JIRA
4 4 (9.52%) Selenium
5 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.76%) Fiddler
6 2 (4.76%) Maven
7 1 (2.38%) Bower
7 1 (2.38%) Bundler
7 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.38%) Gerrit
7 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.38%) RSpec
7 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.38%) TestDirector
7 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (19.05%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Publishing
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Support Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) PHP Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Technical Support
4 9 (21.43%) Web Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Web Support Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) JavaScript Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Technical Support Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Administrator
7 5 (11.90%) Web Administrator
8 4 (9.52%) Web Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Platform Support Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 2 (4.76%) Developer in Test
10 2 (4.76%) Digital Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) Digital Business Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (88.10%) CSS
2 36 (85.71%) HTML
3 21 (50.00%) JSON
4 15 (35.71%) XML
5 9 (21.43%) RESTful
6 4 (9.52%) CSS3
6 4 (9.52%) HTML5
6 4 (9.52%) jQuery
7 3 (7.14%) Ajax
7 3 (7.14%) JSP
8 2 (4.76%) Node.js
8 2 (4.76%) SOAP
9 1 (2.38%) .NET
9 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.38%) J2EE
9 1 (2.38%) JDBC
9 1 (2.38%) Servlets
9 1 (2.38%) Smarty
9 1 (2.38%) Web Services
9 1 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
2 8 (19.05%) Digital Media
2 8 (19.05%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) iPad
4 2 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.38%) DataPower
5 1 (2.38%) Life Science
5 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Android
2 10 (23.81%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.76%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Web Development
2 14 (33.33%) OO
3 11 (26.19%) OOP
4 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 8 (19.05%) B2B
4 8 (19.05%) Content Management
4 8 (19.05%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.67%) Change Management
5 7 (16.67%) Load Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.14%) MVC
7 2 (4.76%) Defect Management
7 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.76%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) JavaScript
2 23 (54.76%) PHP
3 19 (45.24%) SQL
4 10 (23.81%) Perl
4 10 (23.81%) Python
5 9 (21.43%) Ruby
6 8 (19.05%) C#
7 4 (9.52%) Java
8 1 (2.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Apple
2 3 (7.14%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) DoubleClick
4 1 (2.38%) F5
4 1 (2.38%) T-Plan
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