Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SonarSource SonarQube
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 802 939 1005
Rank change year-on-year +137 +66 +205
Permanent jobs citing SonarQube 275 274 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.98% 0.76% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 193 164 142
UK median annual salary £67,500 £51,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.07% -6.36% +4.76%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% -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 28,044 35,976 36,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.33% 20.60% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22,262 29,162 29,911
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 18 July 2019.

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 18 July 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 +94 250 £70,000 +34.62% 55
UK excluding London +60 142 £53,750 +7.50% 37
London +105 130 £80,000 +45.45% 24
South East +55 49 £50,000 -9.09% 3
North of England -27 38 £55,000 +10.00% 17
Scotland +28 25 £45,000 +55.17% 6
North West -1 20 £50,573 -4.58% 9
Midlands +41 19 £65,000 +30.00% 6
Yorkshire +3 17 £55,000 +15.79% 3
West Midlands +36 10 £65,000 - 5
South West +22 9 £67,500 - 4
East Midlands +16 9 £65,000 +30.00% 1
East of England +78 2 £85,000 +100.00% 1
North East - 1 - - 5

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 207 (75.27%) Java
2 202 (73.45%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (70.91%) Jenkins
4 156 (56.73%) DevOps
5 132 (48.00%) Git (software)
6 124 (45.09%) Amazon AWS
7 106 (38.55%) Scrum
8 101 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
9 97 (35.27%) Microservices
10 96 (34.91%) Maven
11 91 (33.09%) BDD
12 89 (32.36%) Docker
13 88 (32.00%) TDD
14 82 (29.82%) Spring
15 79 (28.73%) Kanban
16 78 (28.36%) Linux
17 77 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 77 (28.00%) Test Automation
18 72 (26.18%) Python
18 72 (26.18%) Sonatype Nexus
19 70 (25.45%) JavaScript
20 69 (25.09%) JIRA
20 69 (25.09%) REST
21 68 (24.73%) GitHub
22 67 (24.36%) Web Services
23 66 (24.00%) Kubernetes
24 64 (23.27%) JUnit
25 61 (22.18%) Puppet
26 58 (21.09%) Software Engineering
27 56 (20.36%) Opscode Chef

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 27 (9.82%) Confluence
2 21 (7.64%) Cloud Foundry
3 18 (6.55%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.36%) Mule
5 9 (3.27%) IIS
6 8 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (2.91%) WildFly
7 6 (2.18%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.45%) Apache
8 4 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.45%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.09%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.09%) Mendix
10 2 (0.73%) JBoss
10 2 (0.73%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.73%) nginx
10 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.73%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) CA PPM
1 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 124 (45.09%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (24.73%) GitHub
4 44 (16.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 31 (11.27%) OpenShift
6 29 (10.55%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (8.00%) PaaS
8 21 (7.64%) IaaS
9 15 (5.45%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (3.64%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (2.91%) AWS CodePipeline
11 8 (2.91%) CloudBees
12 6 (2.18%) Serverless
13 5 (1.82%) NuGet
13 5 (1.82%) SaaS
14 4 (1.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 4 (1.45%) BrowserStack
14 4 (1.45%) Slack
15 3 (1.09%) Office 365
16 2 (0.73%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.82%) Firewall
2 4 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.09%) HTTP
4 2 (0.73%) DNS
4 2 (0.73%) SSH
4 2 (0.73%) SSL
5 1 (0.36%) Network Security
5 1 (0.36%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.91%) Relational Database
2 24 (8.73%) MySQL
3 22 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 20 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (6.18%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.00%) Big Data
6 11 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.64%) Cosmos DB
8 8 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (2.55%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (2.55%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.82%) Hazelcast
10 5 (1.82%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.45%) Amazon Aurora
11 4 (1.45%) IBM InfoSphere
11 4 (1.45%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.73%) HBase
12 2 (0.73%) InfluxDB
12 2 (0.73%) Power BI
12 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 195 (70.91%) Jenkins
2 132 (48.00%) Git (software)
3 96 (34.91%) Maven
4 72 (26.18%) Sonatype Nexus
5 69 (25.09%) JIRA
6 64 (23.27%) JUnit
7 48 (17.45%) Selenium
8 43 (15.64%) TeamCity
9 42 (15.27%) Bitbucket
10 38 (13.82%) Mockito
11 35 (12.73%) Cucumber
12 31 (11.27%) DbUnit
13 30 (10.91%) jMock
14 25 (9.09%) Ant
15 24 (8.73%) Gradle
16 23 (8.36%) Subversion
17 20 (7.27%) Artifactory
18 19 (6.91%) GitLab
19 18 (6.55%) ReSharper
20 15 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (15.64%) Banking
2 42 (15.27%) Finance
3 7 (2.55%) Back Office
4 6 (2.18%) Digital Economy
4 6 (2.18%) Retail
4 6 (2.18%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.45%) Marketing
6 3 (1.09%) Electronics
6 3 (1.09%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.09%) Legal
7 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
8 1 (0.36%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 114 (41.45%) Developer
2 74 (26.91%) Java Developer
3 62 (22.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 21 (7.64%) Senior Developer
6 19 (6.91%) Full Stack Developer
6 19 (6.91%) Java Engineer
7 18 (6.55%) Architect
8 12 (4.36%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (3.64%) AWS Developer
9 10 (3.64%) Test Engineer
10 9 (3.27%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
11 8 (2.91%) .NET Developer
11 8 (2.91%) Backend Developer
11 8 (2.91%) Digital Developer
11 8 (2.91%) Lead DevOps
11 8 (2.91%) Security Architect
12 7 (2.55%) Junior
12 7 (2.55%) Junior Developer
12 7 (2.55%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (29.82%) Spring
2 69 (25.09%) REST
3 67 (24.36%) Web Services
4 55 (20.00%) SOAP
5 50 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 48 (17.45%) Node.js
6 48 (17.45%) RESTful
7 43 (15.64%) .NET
8 37 (13.45%) PowerMock
9 36 (13.09%) HTML
10 35 (12.73%) J2EE
11 33 (12.00%) React
12 32 (11.64%) CSS
13 31 (11.27%) Apache Camel
13 31 (11.27%) Hibernate
13 31 (11.27%) Spring Boot
14 23 (8.36%) JSON
15 17 (6.18%) HTML5
16 15 (5.45%) .NET Core
17 13 (4.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.64%) User Experience
2 29 (10.55%) Cloud Native
3 25 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 18 (6.55%) Data Centre
5 14 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.64%) Online Banking
6 10 (3.64%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.91%) Hedge funds
8 7 (2.55%) Driving Licence
8 7 (2.55%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.18%) Infotainment
10 5 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.82%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.45%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.45%) Virtual Team
12 3 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (1.09%) PKI
12 3 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
13 2 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.73%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 78 (28.36%) Linux
2 38 (13.82%) Unix
3 31 (11.27%) Windows
4 11 (4.00%) Android
4 11 (4.00%) Kali Linux
4 11 (4.00%) Mac OS
4 11 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 10 (3.64%) Solaris
6 8 (2.91%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.55%) zOS
8 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.73%) VMS
9 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (73.45%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (56.73%) DevOps
3 106 (38.55%) Scrum
4 101 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
5 97 (35.27%) Microservices
6 91 (33.09%) BDD
7 88 (32.00%) TDD
8 79 (28.73%) Kanban
9 77 (28.00%) Test Automation
10 58 (21.09%) Software Engineering
11 40 (14.55%) SDLC
12 39 (14.18%) OO
12 39 (14.18%) Problem-Solving
13 35 (12.73%) Mentoring
14 31 (11.27%) E-Commerce
15 30 (10.91%) Continuous Delivery
16 29 (10.55%) Fintech
17 28 (10.18%) Infrastructure as Code
18 27 (9.82%) Build Automation
19 26 (9.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 207 (75.27%) Java
2 72 (26.18%) Python
3 70 (25.45%) JavaScript
4 38 (13.82%) C#
5 28 (10.18%) SQL
6 27 (9.82%) Java 8
6 27 (9.82%) PHP
7 26 (9.45%) Ruby
8 24 (8.73%) Bash Shell
9 20 (7.27%) Perl
9 20 (7.27%) PowerShell
10 16 (5.82%) Go
11 14 (5.09%) C++
12 11 (4.00%) ES6
12 11 (4.00%) VB.NET
13 10 (3.64%) Groovy
14 7 (2.55%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.45%) Julia
15 4 (1.45%) Scala
16 2 (0.73%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 19 (6.91%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.73%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 13 (4.73%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (4.73%) CISSP
2 13 (4.73%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.00%) Degree
4 7 (2.55%) CCSP
4 7 (2.55%) CISA
4 7 (2.55%) CISM
4 7 (2.55%) CLAS
4 7 (2.55%) CREST Certified
4 7 (2.55%) IISP
5 6 (2.18%) CSSLP
5 6 (2.18%) SANS
6 3 (1.09%) PhD
7 2 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.73%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.82%) QA
2 13 (4.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (4.73%) NIST
2 13 (4.73%) PCI DSS
3 10 (3.64%) GDPR
4 7 (2.55%) ISAE 3402
4 7 (2.55%) ISO 22301
4 7 (2.55%) ISO 31000
4 7 (2.55%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 7 (2.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.73%) WCAG
6 1 (0.36%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 89 (32.36%) Docker
2 23 (8.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (8.36%) vSphere
3 7 (2.55%) ISA Server
4 5 (1.82%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.73%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.73%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 66 (24.00%) Kubernetes
2 61 (22.18%) Puppet
3 56 (20.36%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (14.55%) Ansible
5 35 (12.73%) Terraform
6 21 (7.64%) Nessus
7 14 (5.09%) Rancher
8 12 (4.36%) Grafana
8 12 (4.36%) Prometheus
8 12 (4.36%) Sysdig
9 11 (4.00%) Nmap
10 7 (2.55%) IBM Guardium
10 7 (2.55%) Trend Micro Deep Security
11 6 (2.18%) Nagios
12 4 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (1.09%) Consul
13 3 (1.09%) Mesos
14 2 (0.73%) HP ALM
14 2 (0.73%) Packer
14 2 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 55 (20.00%) Oracle
2 34 (12.36%) Splunk
3 29 (10.55%) Microsoft
4 28 (10.18%) Google
5 24 (8.73%) Qualys
5 24 (8.73%) VMware
6 16 (5.82%) Apple
7 13 (4.73%) AppDynamics
8 11 (4.00%) IBM
9 7 (2.55%) ArcSight
9 7 (2.55%) Barracuda Networks
9 7 (2.55%) Centrify
9 7 (2.55%) Cisco
9 7 (2.55%) Imperva
9 7 (2.55%) McAfee
9 7 (2.55%) Okta
9 7 (2.55%) Trend Micro
9 7 (2.55%) Tripwire
10 6 (2.18%) Atlassian
10 6 (2.18%) Darktrace