Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SonarSource SonarQube
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 757 872 1001
Rank change year-on-year +115 +129 +133
Permanent jobs citing SonarQube 317 304 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.22% 0.92% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 202 200 125
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £40,300
90th Percentile £105,000 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% +5.00%

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 25,885 33,033 35,870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.87% 20.08% 20.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20,449 26,700 29,111
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +0.00% +5.88%

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 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019. 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 +110 287 £65,000 +18.18% 51
London +111 168 £80,000 +45.45% 16
UK excluding London +74 147 £52,500 -2.78% 44
South East +35 42 £50,000 -23.08% 3
Midlands +45 35 £56,798 +7.17% 16
Scotland +33 28 £45,000 +5.88% 8
West Midlands +40 27 £56,798 -12.62% 12
North of England -6 24 £52,500 +5.00% 12
North West +32 17 £51,147 +4.38% 2
East of England +45 8 £60,000 +17.07% 2
East Midlands +28 8 £65,000 +30.00% 2
South West +16 8 £60,000 -17.24% 2
Yorkshire -24 6 £77,500 +40.91% 9
Wales +20 2 £55,000 -15.38% 1
North East - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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.

1 251 (79.18%) Jenkins
2 243 (76.66%) Agile Software Development
3 234 (73.82%) Java
4 188 (59.31%) DevOps
5 158 (49.84%) Git (software)
6 139 (43.85%) AWS
7 132 (41.64%) Scrum
8 120 (37.85%) Continuous Integration
9 117 (36.91%) Docker
10 108 (34.07%) Maven
11 104 (32.81%) Azure
12 102 (32.18%) Kanban
13 97 (30.60%) Spring
14 96 (30.28%) Finance
15 89 (28.08%) JavaScript
15 89 (28.08%) Linux
15 89 (28.08%) Kubernetes
16 88 (27.76%) Microservices
16 88 (27.76%) JUnit
16 88 (27.76%) TDD
17 87 (27.44%) JIRA
17 87 (27.44%) BDD
18 78 (24.61%) Puppet
19 76 (23.97%) Python
19 76 (23.97%) Terraform
20 74 (23.34%) Selenium
21 73 (23.03%) GitHub
22 69 (21.77%) Ansible
22 69 (21.77%) Oracle
23 68 (21.45%) Software Engineering

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 55 (17.35%) Confluence
2 23 (7.26%) WebSphere
3 21 (6.62%) Tomcat
4 20 (6.31%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (4.10%) Cloud Foundry
5 13 (4.10%) IIS
6 11 (3.47%) Apache
6 11 (3.47%) MQSeries
6 11 (3.47%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (3.47%) WildFly
7 9 (2.84%) Apache TomEE
7 9 (2.84%) JBoss
8 8 (2.52%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.58%) Mule
10 4 (1.26%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.95%) nginx
12 1 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (2.52%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.63%) CA PPM
2 2 (0.63%) Magento
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 139 (43.85%) AWS
2 104 (32.81%) Azure
3 73 (23.03%) GitHub
4 40 (12.62%) GCP
5 30 (9.46%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (9.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 20 (6.31%) OpenShift
7 14 (4.42%) PaaS
8 13 (4.10%) IaaS
9 8 (2.52%) npm
9 8 (2.52%) Serverless
10 7 (2.21%) Amazon EKS
10 7 (2.21%) CloudBees
11 6 (1.89%) BrowserStack
11 6 (1.89%) Sauce Labs
12 5 (1.58%) Office 365
13 4 (1.26%) Azure Functions
13 4 (1.26%) Dynamics 365
13 4 (1.26%) Power Platform
13 4 (1.26%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.84%) DNS
1 9 (2.84%) SSL
1 9 (2.84%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.52%) Firewall
3 5 (1.58%) HTTP
4 1 (0.32%) Network Security
4 1 (0.32%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 40 (12.62%) Relational Database
3 38 (11.99%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (9.15%) Hadoop
5 24 (7.57%) MongoDB
6 23 (7.26%) MySQL
7 22 (6.94%) RDBMS
8 17 (5.36%) Big Data
9 14 (4.42%) IBM InfoSphere
10 13 (4.10%) Cosmos DB
11 11 (3.47%) Oracle Database
12 9 (2.84%) NoSQL
13 8 (2.52%) Hazelcast
14 6 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (1.26%) Power BI
15 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 3 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
17 2 (0.63%) InfluxDB
18 1 (0.32%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 251 (79.18%) Jenkins
2 158 (49.84%) Git (software)
3 108 (34.07%) Maven
4 88 (27.76%) JUnit
5 87 (27.44%) JIRA
6 74 (23.34%) Selenium
7 66 (20.82%) Bitbucket
8 65 (20.50%) TeamCity
9 55 (17.35%) Sonatype Nexus
10 47 (14.83%) Mockito
11 45 (14.20%) Ant
11 45 (14.20%) Cucumber
12 38 (11.99%) DbUnit
13 37 (11.67%) Gradle
14 30 (9.46%) jMock
15 29 (9.15%) GitLab
16 28 (8.83%) Artifactory
17 26 (8.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 25 (7.89%) CircleCI
19 20 (6.31%) Subversion
General
1 96 (30.28%) Finance
2 66 (20.82%) Banking
3 15 (4.73%) Public Sector
4 14 (4.42%) Marketing
5 13 (4.10%) Electronics
5 13 (4.10%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.10%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.79%) Retail
7 8 (2.52%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.26%) Digital Economy
8 4 (1.26%) Front Office
9 3 (0.95%) Back Office
9 3 (0.95%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.95%) Law
10 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (41.32%) Developer
2 99 (31.23%) Java Developer
3 82 (25.87%) DevOps Engineer
4 31 (9.78%) Software Engineer
5 30 (9.46%) Senior Developer
6 28 (8.83%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (6.31%) Java Engineer
8 18 (5.68%) Azure Engineer
8 18 (5.68%) Cloud Engineer
9 14 (4.42%) Test Engineer
10 13 (4.10%) Lead DevOps
10 13 (4.10%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 12 (3.79%) Senior Java Engineer
12 11 (3.47%) Backend Developer
13 10 (3.15%) Architect
13 10 (3.15%) Full Stack Developer
13 10 (3.15%) Release Manager
14 9 (2.84%) J2EE Developer
14 9 (2.84%) Senior J2EE Developer
14 9 (2.84%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (30.60%) Spring
2 65 (20.50%) Web Services
3 61 (19.24%) REST
4 58 (18.30%) RESTful
5 51 (16.09%) Spring Boot
6 43 (13.56%) J2EE
7 42 (13.25%) SOAP
8 40 (12.62%) PowerMock
9 39 (12.30%) Elastic Stack
9 39 (12.30%) HTML
10 38 (11.99%) AngularJS
10 38 (11.99%) Node.js
11 35 (11.04%) CSS
12 33 (10.41%) Hibernate
13 29 (9.15%) .NET
14 26 (8.20%) Apache Camel
15 22 (6.94%) React
16 18 (5.68%) OpenID
16 18 (5.68%) XML
17 17 (5.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.20%) Cloud Native
2 25 (7.89%) User Experience
3 20 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.36%) Mobile App
5 16 (5.05%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (4.42%) Mainframe
7 12 (3.79%) Data Centre
7 12 (3.79%) Public Cloud
8 11 (3.47%) Online Banking
9 9 (2.84%) Hedge funds
10 8 (2.52%) Fixed Income
10 8 (2.52%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (1.26%) PKI
13 4 (1.26%) Social Network
14 3 (0.95%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.95%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.95%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 89 (28.08%) Linux
2 58 (18.30%) Unix
3 36 (11.36%) Windows
4 15 (4.73%) Kali Linux
5 14 (4.42%) zOS
6 13 (4.10%) Windows Server
7 11 (3.47%) Android
8 7 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.89%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.58%) CentOS
11 4 (1.26%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.26%) Solaris
12 2 (0.63%) VMS
13 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (76.66%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (59.31%) DevOps
3 132 (41.64%) Scrum
4 120 (37.85%) Continuous Integration
5 102 (32.18%) Kanban
6 88 (27.76%) Microservices
6 88 (27.76%) TDD
7 87 (27.44%) BDD
8 68 (21.45%) Software Engineering
9 60 (18.93%) Test Automation
10 58 (18.30%) Configuration Management
11 53 (16.72%) Infrastructure as Code
12 47 (14.83%) OO
13 46 (14.51%) SDLC
14 40 (12.62%) Problem-Solving
15 38 (11.99%) Mentoring
16 36 (11.36%) Fintech
17 35 (11.04%) E-Commerce
17 35 (11.04%) Static Code Analysis
18 34 (10.73%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 234 (73.82%) Java
2 89 (28.08%) JavaScript
3 76 (23.97%) Python
4 54 (17.03%) SQL
5 45 (14.20%) PowerShell
6 44 (13.88%) C#
7 34 (10.73%) Ruby
8 29 (9.15%) Shell Script
9 26 (8.20%) Bash Shell
10 25 (7.89%) PHP
11 20 (6.31%) Java 8
12 19 (5.99%) Perl
13 16 (5.05%) C
14 15 (4.73%) C++
14 15 (4.73%) Go
15 7 (2.21%) Groovy
15 7 (2.21%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.89%) VB.NET
17 5 (1.58%) Kotlin
18 4 (1.26%) ES6
Qualifications
1 15 (4.73%) Security Cleared
2 12 (3.79%) Degree
3 11 (3.47%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 8 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.52%) CISSP
5 5 (1.58%) CSSLP
5 5 (1.58%) SANS
6 4 (1.26%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.95%) CCSP
7 3 (0.95%) CISA
7 3 (0.95%) CISM
7 3 (0.95%) CLAS
7 3 (0.95%) CREST Certified
7 3 (0.95%) IISP
7 3 (0.95%) PhD
8 2 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.63%) ISEB
8 2 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (2.52%) NIST
1 8 (2.52%) PCI DSS
1 8 (2.52%) QA
2 4 (1.26%) GDPR
2 4 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.95%) ISAE 3402
3 3 (0.95%) ISO 22301
3 3 (0.95%) ISO 31000
3 3 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (0.32%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 117 (36.91%) Docker
2 23 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (7.26%) vSphere
3 5 (1.58%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.95%) ISA Server
4 3 (0.95%) Postfix
4 3 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.32%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 89 (28.08%) Kubernetes
2 78 (24.61%) Puppet
3 76 (23.97%) Terraform
4 69 (21.77%) Ansible
5 62 (19.56%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (6.94%) Grafana
7 21 (6.62%) Nessus
8 19 (5.99%) Kibana
9 18 (5.68%) Prometheus
9 18 (5.68%) Rancher
10 17 (5.36%) Sysdig
11 16 (5.05%) Packer
12 15 (4.73%) Nmap
13 10 (3.15%) HP Quality Center
14 9 (2.84%) Graphite
14 9 (2.84%) logstash
15 4 (1.26%) Mesos
16 3 (0.95%) HP Fortify
16 3 (0.95%) IBM Guardium
16 3 (0.95%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 69 (21.77%) Oracle
2 35 (11.04%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.20%) Splunk
4 23 (7.26%) Google
4 23 (7.26%) Qualys
4 23 (7.26%) VMware
5 18 (5.68%) Atlassian
5 18 (5.68%) IBM
6 17 (5.36%) SAP
7 14 (4.42%) Teradata
8 13 (4.10%) Apple
9 10 (3.15%) Black Duck
9 10 (3.15%) New Relic
10 8 (2.52%) hybris
11 6 (1.89%) AppDynamics
12 5 (1.58%) Darktrace
12 5 (1.58%) HP
13 3 (0.95%) Cisco
13 3 (0.95%) McAfee
13 3 (0.95%) Tripwire