Period
to 19 September 2018

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

SonarSource SonarQube
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 892 1015 1154
Rank change year-on-year +123 +139 +144
Permanent jobs citing SonarQube 284 191 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.84% 0.52% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 177 106 74
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £39,350 £36,875 £46,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% +25.00%

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 33,796 36,487 35,507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.18% 20.57% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27,337 29,651 30,795
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

SonarQube
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SonarQube in the UK

SonarQube
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SonarQube in the UK

SonarQube
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SonarQube over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SonarQube in the UK

SonarQube
Top 14 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 19 September 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 +136 276 £55,000 -4.35% 75
UK excluding London +45 147 £55,000 +7.32% 44
London +117 136 £55,000 -15.38% 31
North of England +33 60 £49,000 -6.67% 12
South East +48 39 £65,000 - 11
Yorkshire +51 31 £55,000 +22.22% 6
North West -21 29 £48,250 -8.10% 5
Midlands +24 25 £53,000 +0.95% 8
West Midlands +31 15 £65,000 +18.18% 5
East of England - 13 £42,500 - 4
East Midlands +4 10 £49,000 -2.00% 3
Scotland -16 6 £31,750 +9.48%
South West +1 3 £72,500 +70.59% 9
Wales +11 1 £65,000 +36.84%

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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.

1 190 (66.90%) Agile Software Development
1 190 (66.90%) Jenkins
2 155 (54.58%) DevOps
3 138 (48.59%) Java
4 128 (45.07%) Test Automation
5 114 (40.14%) Git (software)
6 110 (38.73%) Amazon AWS
7 107 (37.68%) TDD
8 105 (36.97%) Continuous Integration
9 95 (33.45%) Opscode Chef
10 87 (30.63%) Maven
11 83 (29.23%) Selenium
12 82 (28.87%) Ansible
12 82 (28.87%) Puppet
13 81 (28.52%) GitHub
14 77 (27.11%) BDD
15 76 (26.76%) Docker
16 75 (26.41%) Scrum
17 74 (26.06%) Finance
17 74 (26.06%) Sonatype Nexus
18 73 (25.70%) Spring
19 72 (25.35%) HTML
19 72 (25.35%) CSS
19 72 (25.35%) Microsoft Azure
20 71 (25.00%) Linux
21 70 (24.65%) JIRA
22 67 (23.59%) .NET
23 66 (23.24%) Python
24 63 (22.18%) React
25 61 (21.48%) Continuous Delivery

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 53 (18.66%) Confluence
2 49 (17.25%) Cloud Foundry
3 30 (10.56%) Tomcat
4 26 (9.15%) Mule
5 14 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (3.17%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.82%) JBoss
8 7 (2.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (2.46%) Apache
9 6 (2.11%) Apache Solr
9 6 (2.11%) IIS
9 6 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (2.11%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.41%) WildFly
11 3 (1.06%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.06%) CMS
11 3 (1.06%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 110 (38.73%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (28.52%) GitHub
3 72 (25.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (15.14%) PaaS
5 33 (11.62%) IaaS
6 26 (9.15%) Slack
7 23 (8.10%) OpenShift
8 20 (7.04%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (6.34%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (5.28%) Amazon ELB
11 14 (4.93%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (4.93%) npm
11 14 (4.93%) SaaS
12 10 (3.52%) Google Cloud Platform
13 9 (3.17%) Serverless
14 5 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (1.76%) CloudBees
15 2 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.70%) NuGet
15 2 (0.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.41%) Internet
2 3 (1.06%) HTTP
3 2 (0.70%) Firewall
4 1 (0.35%) DNS
4 1 (0.35%) Network Security
4 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.27%) MySQL
2 30 (10.56%) SQL Server
3 19 (6.69%) NoSQL
4 17 (5.99%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.23%) InfluxDB
6 11 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (3.87%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.46%) Power BI
7 7 (2.46%) QlikView
7 7 (2.46%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.11%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.11%) Redis
9 5 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.06%) Big Data
10 3 (1.06%) DB2
10 3 (1.06%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 190 (66.90%) Jenkins
2 114 (40.14%) Git (software)
3 87 (30.63%) Maven
4 83 (29.23%) Selenium
5 74 (26.06%) Sonatype Nexus
6 70 (24.65%) JIRA
7 54 (19.01%) Cucumber
8 46 (16.20%) JUnit
9 34 (11.97%) Octopus Deploy
9 34 (11.97%) TeamCity
10 33 (11.62%) Subversion
11 29 (10.21%) Artifactory
12 27 (9.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 26 (9.15%) Babel
13 26 (9.15%) Mocha
14 25 (8.80%) Visual Studio Team System
15 18 (6.34%) Gerrit
15 18 (6.34%) Mockito
16 15 (5.28%) Gradle
16 15 (5.28%) Vagrant
General
1 74 (26.06%) Finance
2 51 (17.96%) Banking
3 20 (7.04%) Retail
4 11 (3.87%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.17%) Marketing
6 8 (2.82%) Law
7 6 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.11%) Publishing
8 5 (1.76%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.70%) Advertising
10 1 (0.35%) Back Office
10 1 (0.35%) Front Office
10 1 (0.35%) Legal
10 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 99 (34.86%) Developer
2 55 (19.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 47 (16.55%) Java Developer
4 35 (12.32%) Architect
4 35 (12.32%) Senior Developer
5 26 (9.15%) Software Engineer
6 25 (8.80%) Test Engineer
7 18 (6.34%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (6.34%) Software Test Engineer
7 18 (6.34%) Technical Leader
8 17 (5.99%) AWS Engineer
8 17 (5.99%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (5.63%) Lead Architect
10 14 (4.93%) Java Engineer
11 13 (4.58%) AWS DevOps
11 13 (4.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 13 (4.58%) UI Architect
12 12 (4.23%) Cloud Engineer
12 12 (4.23%) Reliability Engineer
12 12 (4.23%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (25.70%) Spring
2 72 (25.35%) CSS
2 72 (25.35%) HTML
3 67 (23.59%) .NET
4 63 (22.18%) React
5 55 (19.37%) REST
6 52 (18.31%) Node.js
7 47 (16.55%) Web Services
8 43 (15.14%) CSS3
8 43 (15.14%) Spring Boot
9 42 (14.79%) JSON
10 41 (14.44%) HTML5
11 37 (13.03%) AngularJS
12 33 (11.62%) WireMock
13 26 (9.15%) Chai
13 26 (9.15%) Jest
13 26 (9.15%) Redux
14 25 (8.80%) SOAP
15 22 (7.75%) Hibernate
16 20 (7.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.85%) User Experience
2 33 (11.62%) Mobile App
3 28 (9.86%) Public Cloud
4 23 (8.10%) Fintech
5 15 (5.28%) Cloud Native
6 14 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (4.23%) Computer Science
8 11 (3.87%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (2.46%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (2.46%) Virtual Team
10 6 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (2.11%) Replication
10 6 (2.11%) Social Media
10 6 (2.11%) Taxonomies
11 5 (1.76%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.76%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.41%) NHS
13 2 (0.70%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.70%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 71 (25.00%) Linux
2 53 (18.66%) Windows
3 17 (5.99%) Unix
4 11 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.11%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.76%) CentOS
6 5 (1.76%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.41%) Android
7 4 (1.41%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.41%) Debian
8 2 (0.70%) HPUX
9 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (66.90%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (54.58%) DevOps
3 128 (45.07%) Test Automation
4 107 (37.68%) TDD
5 105 (36.97%) Continuous Integration
6 77 (27.11%) BDD
7 75 (26.41%) Scrum
8 61 (21.48%) Continuous Delivery
9 59 (20.77%) Software Engineering
10 49 (17.25%) Software Delivery
11 48 (16.90%) Microservices
12 45 (15.85%) SDLC
13 44 (15.49%) Kanban
14 33 (11.62%) Configuration Management
15 32 (11.27%) ATDD
16 30 (10.56%) Mobile First
16 30 (10.56%) Open Source
16 30 (10.56%) Web Development
17 29 (10.21%) Regression Testing
18 26 (9.15%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 138 (48.59%) Java
2 66 (23.24%) Python
3 58 (20.42%) JavaScript
4 52 (18.31%) Bash Shell
5 50 (17.61%) C#
6 39 (13.73%) Java 8
7 29 (10.21%) PowerShell
8 28 (9.86%) Ruby
9 27 (9.51%) ES6
10 20 (7.04%) SQL
11 16 (5.63%) Groovy
12 14 (4.93%) PHP
13 11 (3.87%) C++
14 10 (3.52%) VB.NET
15 9 (3.17%) Perl
16 8 (2.82%) Shell Script
17 7 (2.46%) VB
17 7 (2.46%) VB6
17 7 (2.46%) VBA
18 5 (1.76%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (10.56%) Degree
2 9 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.11%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.41%) CISSP
6 2 (0.70%) CEH
6 2 (0.70%) CISA
6 2 (0.70%) CISM
6 2 (0.70%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (0.70%) CREST Certified
6 2 (0.70%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.70%) GSEC
6 2 (0.70%) IISP
6 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.92%) QA
2 15 (5.28%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.11%) GDPR
3 6 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.76%) GCP
5 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.70%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (0.70%) ISO 22301
5 2 (0.70%) ISO 31000
5 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (0.70%) PMO
5 2 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 76 (26.76%) Docker
2 6 (2.11%) Varnish
3 5 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.41%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 95 (33.45%) Opscode Chef
2 82 (28.87%) Ansible
2 82 (28.87%) Puppet
3 45 (15.85%) Kubernetes
4 17 (5.99%) Terraform
5 14 (4.93%) Nagios
6 13 (4.58%) Grafana
7 12 (4.23%) Capistrano
7 12 (4.23%) logstash
7 12 (4.23%) ZABBIX
8 11 (3.87%) HP Quality Center
8 11 (3.87%) Salt
9 8 (2.82%) HP Fortify
10 6 (2.11%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (1.41%) OpenVAS
12 2 (0.70%) FlexNet
12 2 (0.70%) Nessus
12 2 (0.70%) Trend Micro Deep Security
13 1 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
13 1 (0.35%) Rancher
Vendors
1 45 (15.85%) Splunk
2 38 (13.38%) Oracle
3 30 (10.56%) AppDynamics
4 26 (9.15%) Microsoft
5 19 (6.69%) VMware
6 16 (5.63%) Cognizant
7 13 (4.58%) New Relic
8 9 (3.17%) MuleSoft
9 8 (2.82%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.46%) Adobe
10 7 (2.46%) Cognos
10 7 (2.46%) Informatica
10 7 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (2.46%) Tableau
11 6 (2.11%) Atlassian
11 6 (2.11%) hybris
12 5 (1.76%) Google
13 4 (1.41%) AlienVault
14 3 (1.06%) IBM
14 3 (1.06%) Xamarin