Period
to 21 August 2017

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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SonarSource SonarQube
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 984 1160 1262
Rank change year-on-year +176 +102 +67
Permanent jobs citing SonarQube 203 99 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.050% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.28% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 124 72 33
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £90,000 £93,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% +25.00% -

SonarQube 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 36466 35975 37128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.72% 18.26% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29799 31170 31188
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £69,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 August 2017.

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 21 August 2017. 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 +167 183 £55,000 - 12
UK excluding London +142 118 £48,750 -2.50% 7
London +95 85 £65,000 -18.75% 6
North of England +34 60 £52,500 -12.50% 3
North West +22 54 £52,500 -8.70% 1
Midlands +51 22 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Scotland +26 19 £62,500 +31.58% 1
East Midlands - 14 £45,000 -
South West +14 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
West Midlands +19 8 £45,000 -25.00% 1
South East +52 7 £42,500 -15.00% 1
North East - 4 £65,000 -
Yorkshire +17 2 £45,000 -34.43% 2
Wales - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 August 2017, IT jobs citing SonarQube 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 SonarQube.

1 147 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (70.94%) Java
3 129 (63.55%) Git (software)
4 108 (53.20%) Jenkins
5 107 (52.71%) Test Automation
6 94 (46.31%) TDD
7 89 (43.84%) Linux
8 85 (41.87%) Web Services
9 80 (39.41%) Spring
10 79 (38.92%) Continuous Integration
11 78 (38.42%) XML
12 71 (34.98%) SOAP
13 70 (34.48%) Maven
14 69 (33.99%) BDD
15 67 (33.00%) DevOps
16 66 (32.51%) OO
16 66 (32.51%) Scrum
17 63 (31.03%) Subversion
18 60 (29.56%) JIRA
19 59 (29.06%) Windows
19 59 (29.06%) SDLC
20 53 (26.11%) Mockito
21 52 (25.62%) REST
21 52 (25.62%) Finance
22 48 (23.65%) Python
23 47 (23.15%) JSON
24 46 (22.66%) Microservices
25 45 (22.17%) Unit Testing
26 43 (21.18%) HTML
27 42 (20.69%) JavaScript

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 35 (17.24%) Confluence
2 22 (10.84%) Tomcat
3 19 (9.36%) CMS
4 16 (7.88%) Apache Spark
5 15 (7.39%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (5.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 10 (4.93%) EPiServer
8 8 (3.94%) Apache
8 8 (3.94%) JBoss
9 4 (1.97%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.48%) Mongoose
11 2 (0.99%) IIS
12 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.49%) nginx
12 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.49%) SAS
12 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Simulink
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (10.84%) GitHub
3 13 (6.40%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (5.42%) OpenShift
6 8 (3.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.48%) PaaS
9 2 (0.99%) IaaS
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.49%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.49%) CloudBees
10 1 (0.49%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.49%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.43%) HTTP
2 5 (2.46%) IMAP
2 5 (2.46%) Kerberos
2 5 (2.46%) LDAP
2 5 (2.46%) SMTP
2 5 (2.46%) VoIP
3 4 (1.97%) Profibus
4 3 (1.48%) Internet
4 3 (1.48%) Multicast
4 3 (1.48%) Unicast
5 1 (0.49%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.32%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (10.34%) NoSQL
2 21 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 16 (7.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 16 (7.88%) Big Data
3 16 (7.88%) Hadoop
4 10 (4.93%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.96%) MySQL
6 5 (2.46%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.99%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (0.99%) QlikView
8 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.99%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.49%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.49%) Flink
9 1 (0.49%) IBM BigInsights
9 1 (0.49%) OpenTSDB
9 1 (0.49%) Parquet
9 1 (0.49%) Presto
Development Applications
1 129 (63.55%) Git (software)
2 108 (53.20%) Jenkins
3 70 (34.48%) Maven
4 63 (31.03%) Subversion
5 60 (29.56%) JIRA
6 53 (26.11%) Mockito
7 37 (18.23%) JUnit
8 36 (17.73%) Cucumber
9 33 (16.26%) Selenium
10 27 (13.30%) DbUnit
10 27 (13.30%) jMock
11 26 (12.81%) Sonatype Nexus
12 24 (11.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 20 (9.85%) Artifactory
13 20 (9.85%) ReSharper
14 19 (9.36%) Bitbucket
15 18 (8.87%) Eclipse
15 18 (8.87%) IntelliJ
16 16 (7.88%) TeamCity
17 15 (7.39%) MSBuild
General
1 52 (25.62%) Finance
2 19 (9.36%) Law
3 16 (7.88%) Marketing
4 11 (5.42%) Retail
5 8 (3.94%) Electronics
6 7 (3.45%) Banking
7 5 (2.46%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.97%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.97%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.48%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Advertising
10 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 114 (56.16%) Developer
2 82 (40.39%) Java Developer
3 26 (12.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (9.36%) Senior Developer
4 19 (9.36%) Senior Java Developer
4 19 (9.36%) Test Engineer
5 13 (6.40%) Platform Engineer
6 12 (5.91%) Software Engineer
7 11 (5.42%) Digital Developer
8 10 (4.93%) Development Engineer
8 10 (4.93%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (4.93%) Microsoft Developer
8 10 (4.93%) Software Test Engineer
9 9 (4.43%) Software Development Engineer
9 9 (4.43%) Test Development Engineer
10 8 (3.94%) Designer
10 8 (3.94%) Lead Developer
11 7 (3.45%) Big Data Developer
11 7 (3.45%) Data Scientist
12 6 (2.96%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (41.87%) Web Services
2 80 (39.41%) Spring
3 78 (38.42%) XML
4 71 (34.98%) SOAP
5 52 (25.62%) REST
6 47 (23.15%) JSON
7 43 (21.18%) HTML
8 39 (19.21%) PowerMock
9 36 (17.73%) Hibernate
10 34 (16.75%) .NET
10 34 (16.75%) Apache Camel
11 30 (14.78%) J2EE
12 28 (13.79%) Java EE
12 28 (13.79%) RESTful
13 26 (12.81%) AngularJS
14 24 (11.82%) CSS
15 18 (8.87%) Node.js
16 16 (7.88%) JMS
17 15 (7.39%) .NET Framework
17 15 (7.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.90%) Linux Command Line
1 14 (6.90%) Robotics
2 10 (4.93%) User Experience
3 8 (3.94%) Social Media
4 6 (2.96%) Fintech
4 6 (2.96%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.46%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (1.97%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.48%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.99%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.99%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 89 (43.84%) Linux
2 59 (29.06%) Windows
3 35 (17.24%) Mac OS
4 14 (6.90%) Debian
5 10 (4.93%) Unix
6 7 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.97%) Solaris
7 4 (1.97%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.49%) Android
8 1 (0.49%) CentOS
8 1 (0.49%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (52.71%) Test Automation
3 94 (46.31%) TDD
4 79 (38.92%) Continuous Integration
5 69 (33.99%) BDD
6 67 (33.00%) DevOps
7 66 (32.51%) OO
7 66 (32.51%) Scrum
8 59 (29.06%) SDLC
9 46 (22.66%) Microservices
10 45 (22.17%) Unit Testing
11 41 (20.20%) Software Engineering
12 37 (18.23%) Continuous Delivery
12 37 (18.23%) E-Commerce
13 34 (16.75%) Open Source
14 33 (16.26%) OOP
15 29 (14.29%) Kanban
16 21 (10.34%) Content Management
16 21 (10.34%) MVC
16 21 (10.34%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 144 (70.94%) Java
2 48 (23.65%) Python
3 42 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 31 (15.27%) Ruby
5 25 (12.32%) C#
6 20 (9.85%) SQL
7 18 (8.87%) C++
7 18 (8.87%) Go
8 15 (7.39%) C
9 14 (6.90%) Bash Shell
10 10 (4.93%) XPath
11 6 (2.96%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.96%) Scala
12 5 (2.46%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.97%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.48%) Perl
15 2 (0.99%) Groovy
15 2 (0.99%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.49%) PHP
16 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (4.93%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.94%) Degree
3 4 (1.97%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.48%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.49%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.94%) QA
2 4 (1.97%) IEC 61508
2 4 (1.97%) IEC 62304
3 2 (0.99%) SLA
4 1 (0.49%) GCP
System Software
1 34 (16.75%) Docker
2 13 (6.40%) etcd
2 13 (6.40%) flannel
3 12 (5.91%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.45%) vSphere
5 5 (2.46%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 33 (16.26%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (10.84%) Ansible
3 21 (10.34%) Kubernetes
3 21 (10.34%) Puppet
4 16 (7.88%) Terraform
5 13 (6.40%) Consul
5 13 (6.40%) Salt
5 13 (6.40%) Sysdig
6 6 (2.96%) Nagios
7 5 (2.46%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.49%) Mesos
8 1 (0.49%) rkt
Vendors
1 17 (8.37%) Coverity
2 15 (7.39%) Cognizant
3 11 (5.42%) Adobe
4 10 (4.93%) Microsoft
5 9 (4.43%) Google
6 7 (3.45%) VMware
7 6 (2.96%) Oracle
8 5 (2.46%) Atlassian
8 5 (2.46%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.46%) SAP
9 4 (1.97%) IBM
10 3 (1.48%) Perforce
10 3 (1.48%) Sun
11 2 (0.99%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.99%) hybris
11 2 (0.99%) Informatica
11 2 (0.99%) Splunk
11 2 (0.99%) Tableau
11 2 (0.99%) Talend
11 2 (0.99%) Teradata