Period
to 7 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SonarQube skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SonarQube over the 6 months to 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SonarSource SonarQube
UK
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 665 844 917
Rank change year-on-year +179 +73 +83
Permanent jobs citing SonarQube 185 268 291
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.20% 0.94% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 169 200 183
Median annual salary £70,000 £66,250 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.66% +28.64% -10.43%
10th Percentile £45,750 £42,375 £37,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £105,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £61,970 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.67% +10.00% +5.26%

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15,390 28,509 37,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.56% 19.40% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12,296 22,648 30,069
Median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,150 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SonarQube
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SonarQube in the UK

SonarQube
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SonarQube in the UK

SonarQube
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SonarQube over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

Salary histogram for SonarQube in the UK

SonarQube
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SonarQube within the UK over the 6 months to 7 July 2020. 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 +202 175 £70,000 - 23
UK excluding London +207 122 £61,970 +12.67% 17
London +93 66 £70,000 -12.50% 6
South East +146 45 £70,000 +30.23% 7
South West +128 35 £67,500 - 1
North of England +114 24 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Midlands +104 16 £60,000 -7.69% 1
North West +94 16 £57,105 +14.21% 2
West Midlands +97 14 £60,000 -7.69%
Work from Home +67 14 £71,250 -28.75% 4
East of England +109 9 - - 1
Yorkshire +105 8 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Wales - 5 £51,750 -
Scotland +73 3 - -
East Midlands +58 2 £43,000 -33.85% 1

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, IT jobs citing SonarQube 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 SonarQube.

1 135 (72.97%) Jenkins
2 124 (67.03%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (64.86%) Java
4 100 (54.05%) AWS
5 98 (52.97%) DevOps
6 95 (51.35%) Docker
7 94 (50.81%) Continuous Integration
8 90 (48.65%) Git (software)
9 88 (47.57%) Spring
10 86 (46.49%) Maven
11 75 (40.54%) Kubernetes
12 74 (40.00%) JUnit
13 73 (39.46%) Microservices
14 69 (37.30%) Web Services
15 68 (36.76%) PostgreSQL
16 65 (35.14%) SOAP
17 64 (34.59%) Scrum
18 63 (34.05%) Azure
19 61 (32.97%) Amazon EC2
19 61 (32.97%) Hibernate
20 57 (30.81%) SQL
21 53 (28.65%) REST
22 52 (28.11%) TDD
23 51 (27.57%) RESTful
24 50 (27.03%) Mockito
24 50 (27.03%) J2EE
24 50 (27.03%) Oracle
25 48 (25.95%) BDD
25 48 (25.95%) Kanban
25 48 (25.95%) Sonatype Nexus

SonarQube
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 40 (21.62%) Confluence
2 36 (19.46%) Tomcat
3 16 (8.65%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (4.32%) Apache
5 6 (3.24%) Red Hat Fuse
6 4 (2.16%) JBoss
7 3 (1.62%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.62%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.08%) Apache TomEE
8 2 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.54%) GemFire
9 1 (0.54%) Hyperledger
9 1 (0.54%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (2.16%) HipChat
2 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.54%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 100 (54.05%) AWS
2 63 (34.05%) Azure
3 61 (32.97%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (10.81%) OpenShift
5 16 (8.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 16 (8.65%) GitHub
6 14 (7.57%) GCP
7 12 (6.49%) Route 53
8 11 (5.95%) Amazon S3
8 11 (5.95%) Amazon SQS
8 11 (5.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 11 (5.95%) AWS Lambda
8 11 (5.95%) PaaS
8 11 (5.95%) Serverless
8 11 (5.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 9 (4.86%) IaaS
10 7 (3.78%) NuGet
11 6 (3.24%) AWS Fargate
12 5 (2.70%) BlazeMeter
13 3 (1.62%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.86%) HTTP
2 8 (4.32%) OpenVPN
2 8 (4.32%) VPN
3 5 (2.70%) Skype
3 5 (2.70%) SSL
3 5 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.16%) SSH
5 3 (1.62%) Internet
5 3 (1.62%) Intranet
6 2 (1.08%) Firewall
6 2 (1.08%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (36.76%) PostgreSQL
2 40 (21.62%) SQL Server
3 28 (15.14%) Amazon RDS
4 17 (9.19%) MySQL
5 15 (8.11%) MongoDB
5 15 (8.11%) Relational Database
6 13 (7.03%) NoSQL
7 12 (6.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (5.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (5.95%) Oracle Database
9 9 (4.86%) DB2
10 5 (2.70%) Amazon Aurora
11 3 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.08%) Big Data
12 2 (1.08%) Redis
12 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.54%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.54%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.54%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 135 (72.97%) Jenkins
2 90 (48.65%) Git (software)
3 86 (46.49%) Maven
4 74 (40.00%) JUnit
5 50 (27.03%) Mockito
6 48 (25.95%) Sonatype Nexus
7 46 (24.86%) DbUnit
8 44 (23.78%) JIRA
8 44 (23.78%) jMock
9 32 (17.30%) GitLab
10 19 (10.27%) Artifactory
10 19 (10.27%) Cucumber
11 18 (9.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (8.11%) Bitbucket
13 12 (6.49%) Bitbucket Server
13 12 (6.49%) JMeter
14 11 (5.95%) Vagrant
15 9 (4.86%) SpecFlow
16 8 (4.32%) git-flow
16 8 (4.32%) Mocha
General
1 27 (14.59%) Finance
2 22 (11.89%) Banking
3 12 (6.49%) Financial Institution
4 10 (5.41%) Retail
5 4 (2.16%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.54%) Law
6 1 (0.54%) Legal
6 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 87 (47.03%) Developer
2 64 (34.59%) Java Developer
3 33 (17.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 20 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 18 (9.73%) Java Engineer
6 16 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (5.95%) Lead Developer
8 8 (4.32%) AWS Developer
8 8 (4.32%) Senior DevOps
9 7 (3.78%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 7 (3.78%) Senior Java Engineer
9 7 (3.78%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 6 (3.24%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (3.24%) Developer in Test
10 6 (3.24%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (3.24%) QA Engineer
10 6 (3.24%) Test Leader
11 5 (2.70%) DevOps Manager
11 5 (2.70%) Platform Engineer
11 5 (2.70%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (47.57%) Spring
2 69 (37.30%) Web Services
3 65 (35.14%) SOAP
4 61 (32.97%) Hibernate
5 53 (28.65%) REST
6 51 (27.57%) RESTful
7 50 (27.03%) J2EE
8 47 (25.41%) XML
9 44 (23.78%) PowerMock
10 35 (18.92%) Apache Camel
11 33 (17.84%) Spring Boot
12 25 (13.51%) .NET
13 23 (12.43%) Spring Cloud
14 20 (10.81%) Node.js
15 17 (9.19%) HTML
15 17 (9.19%) JPA
16 16 (8.65%) Java EE
17 15 (8.11%) Elastic Stack
18 14 (7.57%) AngularJS
18 14 (7.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.95%) IVR
2 10 (5.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (4.86%) Cloud Native
4 6 (3.24%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.70%) CESG
6 4 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.16%) NHS
7 3 (1.62%) Derivative
7 3 (1.62%) PKI
8 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.54%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.54%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 43 (23.24%) Linux
2 11 (5.95%) CoreOS
3 9 (4.86%) Unix
4 8 (4.32%) Windows
5 6 (3.24%) CentOS
5 6 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.70%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.62%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.54%) Android
8 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (67.03%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (52.97%) DevOps
3 94 (50.81%) Continuous Integration
4 73 (39.46%) Microservices
5 64 (34.59%) Scrum
6 52 (28.11%) TDD
7 48 (25.95%) BDD
7 48 (25.95%) Kanban
8 32 (17.30%) E-Commerce
8 32 (17.30%) Software Engineering
9 28 (15.14%) Open Source
10 27 (14.59%) Infrastructure as Code
11 26 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
11 26 (14.05%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 25 (13.51%) Configuration Management
13 21 (11.35%) Migration
13 21 (11.35%) Test Automation
14 16 (8.65%) Continuous Delivery
15 15 (8.11%) Mentoring
16 14 (7.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 120 (64.86%) Java
2 57 (30.81%) SQL
3 46 (24.86%) Python
4 34 (18.38%) JavaScript
5 19 (10.27%) C#
5 19 (10.27%) Ruby
6 18 (9.73%) Bash Shell
7 16 (8.65%) PowerShell
8 14 (7.57%) Java 8
9 12 (6.49%) PL/SQL
10 8 (4.32%) Go
11 5 (2.70%) XPath
12 4 (2.16%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.62%) C++
14 2 (1.08%) Java 9
14 2 (1.08%) Julia
14 2 (1.08%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.54%) Cypher
15 1 (0.54%) Groovy
15 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (15.14%) Security Cleared
2 26 (14.05%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.78%) Degree
4 5 (2.70%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (1.62%) PhD
6 2 (1.08%) SANS
7 1 (0.54%) CISA
7 1 (0.54%) CISM
7 1 (0.54%) CISSP
7 1 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.54%) CRISC
7 1 (0.54%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.73%) QA
2 3 (1.62%) PMO
3 2 (1.08%) COBIT
3 2 (1.08%) NIST
3 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 95 (51.35%) Docker
2 33 (17.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (17.84%) vSphere
3 11 (5.95%) GlusterFS
3 11 (5.95%) Postfix
3 11 (5.95%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.08%) iptables
Systems Management
1 75 (40.54%) Kubernetes
2 35 (18.92%) Ansible
3 25 (13.51%) Terraform
4 16 (8.65%) Grafana
5 13 (7.03%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 11 (5.95%) Nagios
6 11 (5.95%) Prometheus
6 11 (5.95%) Puppet
6 11 (5.95%) Sysdig
7 9 (4.86%) Packer
8 6 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (2.70%) Kibana
9 5 (2.70%) logstash
9 5 (2.70%) OSSEC
10 3 (1.62%) Nessus
10 3 (1.62%) Nmap
11 2 (1.08%) Graphite
12 1 (0.54%) Graylog
Vendors
1 50 (27.03%) Oracle
2 36 (19.46%) VMware
3 17 (9.19%) Google
4 16 (8.65%) NetIQ
5 15 (8.11%) New Relic
5 15 (8.11%) Red Hat
6 12 (6.49%) Veracode
7 11 (5.95%) Atlassian
8 8 (4.32%) Jitterbit
8 8 (4.32%) Splunk
9 7 (3.78%) hybris
10 6 (3.24%) AppDynamics
11 5 (2.70%) ForgeRock
11 5 (2.70%) Microsoft
12 4 (2.16%) CyberArk
13 3 (1.62%) HP
13 3 (1.62%) MuleSoft
13 3 (1.62%) Qualys
13 3 (1.62%) ServiceNow
14 2 (1.08%) SonicWALL