Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SonarSource SonarQube
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1008 1085 1235
Rank change year-on-year +77 +150 +83
Permanent jobs citing SonarQube 172 147 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.079% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.47% 0.42% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 99 109 29
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +31.43%
10th Percentile £26,500 £42,500 £47,350
90th Percentile £91,500 £92,500 £97,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +25.71%

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 36307 35213 37775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.24% 18.91% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 29615 30328 32165
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SonarQube in the UK

SonarQube
Top 12 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 12 December 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 +5 136 £62,500 +13.64% 20
UK excluding London +56 101 £50,000 - 16
London 0 73 £70,000 -5.08% 6
North of England +43 36 £55,000 -11.74% 4
Scotland +13 36 £29,000 -42.00% 2
North West - 35 £55,000 - 1
South East +22 13 £45,250 -9.50% 8
Midlands +9 12 £62,500 +19.05%
West Midlands +17 8 £45,000 -14.29%
East Midlands +13 4 £67,500 +22.73%
South West -10 4 £50,000 -3.38% 1
Yorkshire +24 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 118 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (66.28%) Jenkins
3 111 (64.53%) Java
4 93 (54.07%) DevOps
5 84 (48.84%) Maven
6 82 (47.67%) Linux
7 79 (45.93%) Test Automation
8 74 (43.02%) Continuous Integration
9 67 (38.95%) TDD
9 67 (38.95%) Git (software)
10 58 (33.72%) JIRA
10 58 (33.72%) Scrum
11 57 (33.14%) Windows
12 55 (31.98%) Web Services
12 55 (31.98%) Spring
13 48 (27.91%) .NET
13 48 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
14 47 (27.33%) Continuous Delivery
15 45 (26.16%) BDD
16 44 (25.58%) Selenium
17 43 (25.00%) C#
18 39 (22.67%) Python
18 39 (22.67%) SDLC
19 38 (22.09%) Microservices
19 38 (22.09%) XML
19 38 (22.09%) JUnit
20 37 (21.51%) Finance
20 37 (21.51%) Mockito
21 35 (20.35%) Confluence
21 35 (20.35%) SQL Server

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 (20.35%) Confluence
2 24 (13.95%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (8.72%) Tomcat
4 14 (8.14%) Apache
4 14 (8.14%) Apache Spark
5 6 (3.49%) CMS
6 5 (2.91%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.33%) JBoss
8 3 (1.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.74%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.16%) GemFire
9 2 (1.16%) Mule
9 2 (1.16%) Mule ESB
9 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.58%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.58%) IIS
10 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Simulink
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 48 (27.91%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (15.70%) GitHub
3 23 (13.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 18 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (7.56%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (6.40%) OpenShift
7 9 (5.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (4.07%) Route 53
9 6 (3.49%) Google Play
10 5 (2.91%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (2.91%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (2.91%) Serverless
10 5 (2.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (2.33%) Amazon S3
11 4 (2.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (2.33%) IaaS
11 4 (2.33%) PaaS
12 3 (1.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (1.74%) npm
13 1 (0.58%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.23%) Firewall
1 9 (5.23%) HTTP
2 6 (3.49%) Internet
3 5 (2.91%) LDAP
3 5 (2.91%) SMTP
3 5 (2.91%) SSL
4 4 (2.33%) Profibus
5 3 (1.74%) IMAP
5 3 (1.74%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.74%) Kerberos
5 3 (1.74%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.74%) VoIP
5 3 (1.74%) VPN
6 2 (1.16%) FTP
6 2 (1.16%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.58%) DNS
7 1 (0.58%) Intranet
7 1 (0.58%) Multicast
7 1 (0.58%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.58%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.35%) SQL Server
2 30 (17.44%) NoSQL
3 28 (16.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 25 (14.53%) Big Data
5 23 (13.37%) Hadoop
6 22 (12.79%) MongoDB
6 22 (12.79%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (9.88%) MySQL
8 16 (9.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (8.14%) Neo4j
10 13 (7.56%) Redis
10 13 (7.56%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.91%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (2.33%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.74%) DB2
14 2 (1.16%) HBase
14 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.58%) Parquet
15 1 (0.58%) Riak
Development Applications
1 114 (66.28%) Jenkins
2 84 (48.84%) Maven
3 67 (38.95%) Git (software)
4 58 (33.72%) JIRA
5 44 (25.58%) Selenium
6 38 (22.09%) JUnit
7 37 (21.51%) Mockito
8 31 (18.02%) Artifactory
9 29 (16.86%) MSBuild
10 28 (16.28%) Bugzilla
10 28 (16.28%) CMake
10 28 (16.28%) Cucumber
10 28 (16.28%) NuGet
10 28 (16.28%) Phabricator
10 28 (16.28%) Ranorex
11 26 (15.12%) Gradle
11 26 (15.12%) Subversion
12 24 (13.95%) Bitbucket
13 20 (11.63%) DbUnit
13 20 (11.63%) jMock
General
1 37 (21.51%) Finance
2 28 (16.28%) Banking
3 18 (10.47%) Law
4 11 (6.40%) Manufacturing
5 9 (5.23%) Investment Banking
6 8 (4.65%) Electronics
6 8 (4.65%) Marketing
7 6 (3.49%) Publishing
8 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.74%) Arabic Language
9 3 (1.74%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.16%) Advertising
10 2 (1.16%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.16%) Retail
11 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 72 (41.86%) Developer
2 41 (23.84%) Java Developer
3 33 (19.19%) Test Engineer
4 29 (16.86%) Development Engineer
5 26 (15.12%) Software Engineer
5 26 (15.12%) Software Test Engineer
6 25 (14.53%) Software Development Engineer
6 25 (14.53%) Test Development Engineer
7 15 (8.72%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (7.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (5.81%) Lead DevOps
9 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Developer
10 9 (5.23%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.07%) Big Data Developer
11 7 (4.07%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Agile Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Agile Java Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Lead Developer
13 5 (2.91%) Automation Test Lead
13 5 (2.91%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (31.98%) Spring
1 55 (31.98%) Web Services
2 48 (27.91%) .NET
3 38 (22.09%) XML
4 33 (19.19%) REST
4 33 (19.19%) SOAP
5 32 (18.60%) RESTful
6 28 (16.28%) Apache Camel
6 28 (16.28%) JSON
7 27 (15.70%) Kafka
8 23 (13.37%) J2EE
8 23 (13.37%) PowerMock
9 22 (12.79%) AngularJS
10 18 (10.47%) Hibernate
10 18 (10.47%) Spring Boot
11 17 (9.88%) HTML
11 17 (9.88%) React
12 15 (8.72%) CSS
13 14 (8.14%) .NET Framework
13 14 (8.14%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.28%) Robotics
2 17 (9.88%) Fintech
3 12 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.40%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.65%) User Experience
6 7 (4.07%) Life Science
7 5 (2.91%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.91%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (1.74%) CESG
9 3 (1.74%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.16%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.16%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.58%) Blog
11 1 (0.58%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 82 (47.67%) Linux
2 57 (33.14%) Windows
3 28 (16.28%) Debian
4 12 (6.98%) Unix
5 10 (5.81%) Android
5 10 (5.81%) Apple iOS
6 9 (5.23%) CentOS
7 8 (4.65%) Mac OS
8 5 (2.91%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.33%) CoreOS
9 4 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.33%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.58%) Solaris
10 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (68.60%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (54.07%) DevOps
3 79 (45.93%) Test Automation
4 74 (43.02%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (38.95%) TDD
6 58 (33.72%) Scrum
7 47 (27.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 45 (26.16%) BDD
9 39 (22.67%) SDLC
10 38 (22.09%) Microservices
11 33 (19.19%) OO
12 31 (18.02%) Unit Testing
13 28 (16.28%) Innovative Thinking
14 27 (15.70%) Open Source
15 25 (14.53%) SDET
16 24 (13.95%) Software Engineering
17 23 (13.37%) Kanban
18 20 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
18 20 (11.63%) E-Commerce
19 18 (10.47%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 111 (64.53%) Java
2 43 (25.00%) C#
3 39 (22.67%) Python
4 33 (19.19%) JavaScript
5 29 (16.86%) SQL
6 26 (15.12%) C++
7 14 (8.14%) Bash Shell
8 9 (5.23%) Ruby
9 8 (4.65%) ES6
10 7 (4.07%) GraphQL
10 7 (4.07%) Objective-C
11 6 (3.49%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.91%) C
12 5 (2.91%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.33%) MATLAB
13 4 (2.33%) PHP
14 3 (1.74%) Go
14 3 (1.74%) Perl
14 3 (1.74%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.16%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (10.47%) Degree
2 7 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.74%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (1.74%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.16%) CISSP
6 1 (0.58%) OCMJD
6 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.72%) QA
2 4 (2.33%) IEC 61508
2 4 (2.33%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.58%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (13.37%) Docker
2 7 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.91%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.91%) vSphere
4 4 (2.33%) GlusterFS
4 4 (2.33%) HDFS
5 3 (1.74%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.16%) etcd
6 2 (1.16%) flannel
6 2 (1.16%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 29 (16.86%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (15.70%) Puppet
3 18 (10.47%) Ansible
4 14 (8.14%) Kubernetes
5 10 (5.81%) Nagios
5 10 (5.81%) Terraform
5 10 (5.81%) ZABBIX
6 9 (5.23%) Packer
7 5 (2.91%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (1.74%) OSSEC
9 2 (1.16%) Consul
9 2 (1.16%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (1.16%) Mesos
9 2 (1.16%) Salt
9 2 (1.16%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 14 (8.14%) Oracle
2 13 (7.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.23%) Atlassian
3 9 (5.23%) MuleSoft
4 7 (4.07%) Coverity
4 7 (4.07%) Google
4 7 (4.07%) VMware
5 6 (3.49%) Apple
6 5 (2.91%) New Relic
7 4 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.33%) SAP
8 3 (1.74%) Adobe
8 3 (1.74%) Apigee
8 3 (1.74%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.74%) IBM
8 3 (1.74%) Sun
9 2 (1.16%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.16%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.16%) Veracode
10 1 (0.58%) Sonatype