Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SonarSource SonarQube
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 709 856 1005
Rank change year-on-year +147 +149 +65
Permanent jobs citing SonarQube 324 272 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.33% 0.90% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 216 173 128
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.13% +2.17%
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £86,875 £87,500 £95,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,690 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.35% +10.00% -

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 24,307 30,198 35,389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.33% 19.90% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19,152 24,025 29,058
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
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 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 24 January 2020.

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 24 January 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 +131 308 £67,500 +12.50% 49
London +121 166 £70,000 +7.69% 21
UK excluding London +89 164 £60,690 +10.35% 37
Midlands +81 58 £60,690 -0.91% 3
West Midlands +59 50 £60,690 -6.63% 3
South East +38 37 £70,000 +33.33% 9
East of England +86 28 £60,000 -7.69% 2
North of England +47 27 £77,500 +40.91% 11
Yorkshire +47 20 £77,500 +34.78% 7
Scotland +29 12 £45,000 -3.23% 6
East Midlands +24 8 £65,000 +62.50%
North West +34 7 £50,000 -4.76% 2
South West +24 6 £70,000 -3.45% 3
Wales - 4 £57,250 - 3

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 278 (85.80%) Jenkins
2 234 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 205 (63.27%) Java
4 203 (62.65%) DevOps
5 164 (50.62%) Git (software)
6 149 (45.99%) AWS
7 116 (35.80%) Maven
7 116 (35.80%) Ansible
8 111 (34.26%) Continuous Integration
8 111 (34.26%) JIRA
9 109 (33.64%) Docker
10 105 (32.41%) Finance
11 99 (30.56%) Scrum
12 95 (29.32%) Python
12 95 (29.32%) Kubernetes
13 92 (28.40%) Spring
13 92 (28.40%) Terraform
14 89 (27.47%) Confluence
15 88 (27.16%) Azure
16 84 (25.93%) Microservices
17 79 (24.38%) Linux
17 79 (24.38%) JUnit
18 77 (23.77%) SQL
19 76 (23.46%) Kanban
20 70 (21.60%) JavaScript
21 68 (20.99%) Web Services
21 68 (20.99%) Configuration Management
22 66 (20.37%) GitHub
23 61 (18.83%) TDD
23 61 (18.83%) Infrastructure as Code

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 89 (27.47%) Confluence
2 31 (9.57%) Tomcat
3 24 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (6.17%) WebSphere
5 17 (5.25%) IIS
6 14 (4.32%) Cloud Foundry
7 11 (3.40%) Apache TomEE
7 11 (3.40%) JBoss
8 10 (3.09%) Apache
9 9 (2.78%) Mule
10 7 (2.16%) Apache Spark
10 7 (2.16%) Red Hat Fuse
11 5 (1.54%) MQSeries
11 5 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.23%) WildFly
13 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.31%) GemFire
14 1 (0.31%) Hyperledger
14 1 (0.31%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (8.64%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Magento
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.31%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 149 (45.99%) AWS
2 88 (27.16%) Azure
3 66 (20.37%) GitHub
4 45 (13.89%) Amazon EC2
5 33 (10.19%) GCP
6 29 (8.95%) AWS CloudFormation
7 17 (5.25%) npm
7 17 (5.25%) PaaS
8 16 (4.94%) IaaS
9 15 (4.63%) Amazon EKS
9 15 (4.63%) Amazon SQS
10 12 (3.70%) OpenShift
10 12 (3.70%) Serverless
11 11 (3.40%) Amazon ECS
11 11 (3.40%) Amazon S3
11 11 (3.40%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (3.40%) Route 53
11 11 (3.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (3.09%) Amazon Cognito
12 10 (3.09%) AWS CodeCommit
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.41%) DNS
2 18 (5.56%) SSL
3 16 (4.94%) TCP/IP
4 15 (4.63%) Firewall
5 9 (2.78%) DHCP
6 7 (2.16%) HTTP
7 2 (0.62%) OpenVPN
7 2 (0.62%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (15.12%) PostgreSQL
2 43 (13.27%) SQL Server
3 30 (9.26%) Hadoop
4 29 (8.95%) Relational Database
5 25 (7.72%) Amazon RDS
6 17 (5.25%) MongoDB
7 15 (4.63%) RDBMS
8 14 (4.32%) MySQL
9 11 (3.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (3.09%) Big Data
10 10 (3.09%) NoSQL
11 9 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
12 7 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.54%) Cosmos DB
13 5 (1.54%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.93%) DB2
15 3 (0.93%) Hazelcast
16 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 278 (85.80%) Jenkins
2 164 (50.62%) Git (software)
3 116 (35.80%) Maven
4 111 (34.26%) JIRA
5 79 (24.38%) JUnit
6 57 (17.59%) Bitbucket
7 56 (17.28%) Selenium
8 48 (14.81%) Artifactory
9 46 (14.20%) Mockito
10 45 (13.89%) TeamCity
11 43 (13.27%) Ant
12 41 (12.65%) Sonatype Nexus
13 39 (12.04%) Cucumber
14 37 (11.42%) DbUnit
15 32 (9.88%) GitLab
16 28 (8.64%) Gradle
17 27 (8.33%) jMock
18 26 (8.02%) CircleCI
19 25 (7.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 20 (6.17%) Snyk
General
1 105 (32.41%) Finance
2 57 (17.59%) Banking
3 27 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 21 (6.48%) Public Sector
5 13 (4.01%) Electronics
5 13 (4.01%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.01%) Marketing
5 13 (4.01%) Retail
6 8 (2.47%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.85%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.23%) Front Office
9 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.93%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 144 (44.44%) Developer
2 96 (29.63%) Java Developer
3 73 (22.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 35 (10.80%) Senior Developer
5 34 (10.49%) Senior Java Developer
6 27 (8.33%) Hybris Developer
7 26 (8.02%) Lead Developer
8 23 (7.10%) Architect
9 19 (5.86%) Cloud Engineer
9 19 (5.86%) DevSecOps Engineer
10 18 (5.56%) Lead DevOps
11 16 (4.94%) Platform Engineer
12 14 (4.32%) Azure Engineer
12 14 (4.32%) Java Engineer
12 14 (4.32%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 14 (4.32%) Software Engineer
13 12 (3.70%) Release Manager
14 11 (3.40%) React Developer
14 11 (3.40%) Senior Java Engineer
14 11 (3.40%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (28.40%) Spring
2 68 (20.99%) Web Services
3 56 (17.28%) REST
4 51 (15.74%) Node.js
5 48 (14.81%) RESTful
5 48 (14.81%) Spring Boot
6 46 (14.20%) Elastic Stack
7 35 (10.80%) Hibernate
8 34 (10.49%) SOAP
9 31 (9.57%) PowerMock
10 30 (9.26%) .NET
11 29 (8.95%) AngularJS
12 26 (8.02%) HTML
12 26 (8.02%) J2EE
13 22 (6.79%) CSS
14 21 (6.48%) Spring Cloud
15 20 (6.17%) React
15 20 (6.17%) XML
16 18 (5.56%) OpenID
17 17 (5.25%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
1 29 (8.95%) Cloud Native
2 18 (5.56%) User Experience
3 17 (5.25%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (5.25%) Mobile App
4 16 (4.94%) Online Banking
5 15 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (3.70%) PKI
7 10 (3.09%) Public Cloud
8 9 (2.78%) Mainframe
9 7 (2.16%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.23%) NHS
10 4 (1.23%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.23%) Social Network
11 3 (0.93%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.62%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.31%) CESG
13 1 (0.31%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 79 (24.38%) Linux
2 49 (15.12%) Windows
3 45 (13.89%) Unix
4 28 (8.64%) Windows Server
5 14 (4.32%) Kali Linux
6 9 (2.78%) Android
6 9 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.78%) zOS
7 5 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.23%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.23%) CentOS
9 1 (0.31%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (62.65%) DevOps
3 111 (34.26%) Continuous Integration
4 99 (30.56%) Scrum
5 84 (25.93%) Microservices
6 76 (23.46%) Kanban
7 68 (20.99%) Configuration Management
8 61 (18.83%) Infrastructure as Code
8 61 (18.83%) TDD
9 60 (18.52%) SDLC
10 57 (17.59%) BDD
11 49 (15.12%) Problem-Solving
11 49 (15.12%) Software Engineering
12 45 (13.89%) Open Source
13 42 (12.96%) Continuous Delivery
14 41 (12.65%) Software Delivery
14 41 (12.65%) Test Automation
15 32 (9.88%) OO
16 28 (8.64%) Migration
17 26 (8.02%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 205 (63.27%) Java
2 95 (29.32%) Python
3 77 (23.77%) SQL
4 70 (21.60%) JavaScript
5 48 (14.81%) PowerShell
6 35 (10.80%) C#
6 35 (10.80%) Shell Script
7 32 (9.88%) Bash Shell
8 23 (7.10%) C
9 22 (6.79%) Java 8
10 19 (5.86%) Ruby
11 16 (4.94%) T-SQL
12 15 (4.63%) Go
13 14 (4.32%) C++
14 5 (1.54%) Kotlin
14 5 (1.54%) Perl
14 5 (1.54%) XPath
15 4 (1.23%) Scala
15 4 (1.23%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.93%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 11 (3.40%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.09%) Degree
2 10 (3.09%) PhD
3 7 (2.16%) SANS
4 6 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.23%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.62%) ISEB
6 2 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.62%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.31%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.31%) CISA
7 1 (0.31%) CISM
7 1 (0.31%) CISSP
7 1 (0.31%) CRISC
7 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.31%) MCSA
7 1 (0.31%) MCSE
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.25%) QA
2 7 (2.16%) COBIT
2 7 (2.16%) NIST
3 3 (0.93%) PMO
4 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 109 (33.64%) Docker
2 15 (4.63%) Postfix
3 10 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.09%) vSphere
4 4 (1.23%) OpenAM
4 4 (1.23%) OpenDJ
4 4 (1.23%) OpenIDM
5 2 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.31%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 116 (35.80%) Ansible
2 95 (29.32%) Kubernetes
3 92 (28.40%) Terraform
4 58 (17.90%) Puppet
5 52 (16.05%) Opscode Chef
6 35 (10.80%) Packer
7 22 (6.79%) Grafana
8 20 (6.17%) Prometheus
9 19 (5.86%) Kibana
10 18 (5.56%) Sysdig
11 15 (4.63%) Nessus
12 14 (4.32%) Nmap
13 11 (3.40%) Graphite
14 9 (2.78%) logstash
15 7 (2.16%) Rancher
16 5 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
17 4 (1.23%) HP Fortify
18 3 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
18 3 (0.93%) Mesos
19 2 (0.62%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 54 (16.67%) Oracle
2 44 (13.58%) Atlassian
3 31 (9.57%) Splunk
4 28 (8.64%) hybris
5 24 (7.41%) Google
6 20 (6.17%) Microsoft
7 17 (5.25%) Black Duck
8 15 (4.63%) SAP
9 14 (4.32%) AppDynamics
9 14 (4.32%) Qualys
10 12 (3.70%) IBM
10 12 (3.70%) New Relic
11 10 (3.09%) VMware
12 9 (2.78%) Citrix
12 9 (2.78%) Teradata
13 4 (1.23%) ForgeRock
13 4 (1.23%) Red Hat
14 3 (0.93%) ATG
14 3 (0.93%) CA
14 3 (0.93%) WSO2