Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SonarSource SonarQube
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 583 782 890
Rank change year-on-year +199 +108 +117
Permanent jobs citing SonarQube 124 303 287
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.19% 1.14% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 105 221 185
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £82,750 £105,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% +0.92% +9.00%

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 10,397 26,627 33,669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.88% 19.14% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8,478 21,040 27,256
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +3.45%

SonarQube
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SonarQube as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SonarQube in the UK

SonarQube
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SonarQube.

Salary trend for SonarQube in the UK

SonarQube
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SonarQube over the 6 months to 22 September 2020.

Salary histogram for SonarQube in the UK

SonarQube
Top 13 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 22 September 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 +250 122 £70,000 +7.69% 22
UK excluding London +242 62 £65,000 +18.18% 18
London +163 62 £75,000 -6.25% 7
South West +154 25 £67,500 +11.57% 3
South East +182 23 £64,125 +28.25% 2
Work from Home +53 13 £70,000 -30.00% 2
North of England +187 9 £60,000 +14.29% 10
North West +126 8 £61,250 +19.75% 8
East of England +137 4 - -
Yorkshire +132 1 £52,500 -32.26%
Midlands +117 1 £47,500 -24.00%
East Midlands +84 1 £47,500 -26.92%
Wales +45 1 £44,000 -20.00% 1

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 90 (72.58%) Jenkins
2 86 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (64.52%) AWS
4 70 (56.45%) DevOps
5 68 (54.84%) Java
6 62 (50.00%) Microservices
7 59 (47.58%) Git (software)
8 56 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (41.13%) Azure
9 51 (41.13%) Spring
9 51 (41.13%) Maven
9 51 (41.13%) Docker
10 50 (40.32%) JUnit
11 48 (38.71%) Kubernetes
12 47 (37.90%) Scrum
13 44 (35.48%) TDD
13 44 (35.48%) Mockito
14 43 (34.68%) Amazon EC2
15 42 (33.87%) PostgreSQL
15 42 (33.87%) Web Services
16 39 (31.45%) SOAP
16 39 (31.45%) REST
17 38 (30.65%) SQL
18 37 (29.84%) Hibernate
18 37 (29.84%) PowerMock
18 37 (29.84%) DbUnit
18 37 (29.84%) jMock
19 36 (29.03%) BDD
19 36 (29.03%) RESTful
20 35 (28.23%) Kanban

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 26 (20.97%) Tomcat
2 20 (16.13%) Confluence
3 3 (2.42%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.81%) Apache
4 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.81%) nginx
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Figma
1 1 (0.81%) InVision
1 1 (0.81%) Sketch
1 1 (0.81%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 80 (64.52%) AWS
2 51 (41.13%) Azure
3 43 (34.68%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (14.52%) Datadog
5 12 (9.68%) OpenShift
6 11 (8.87%) Amazon SQS
7 10 (8.06%) Amazon EKS
8 7 (5.65%) AWS Fargate
8 7 (5.65%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (5.65%) Route 53
8 7 (5.65%) Serverless
9 6 (4.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 6 (4.84%) Amazon S3
9 6 (4.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (4.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (3.23%) GitHub
11 3 (2.42%) Apigee
11 3 (2.42%) GCP
11 3 (2.42%) NuGet
12 2 (1.61%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.26%) SSH
2 8 (6.45%) VPN
3 5 (4.03%) Skype
4 4 (3.23%) Firewall
5 2 (1.61%) DNS
5 2 (1.61%) DSL
5 2 (1.61%) HTTP
6 1 (0.81%) GPON
6 1 (0.81%) Internet
6 1 (0.81%) Intranet
6 1 (0.81%) NGN
6 1 (0.81%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.81%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (33.87%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (14.52%) Amazon RDS
2 18 (14.52%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.68%) MySQL
4 7 (5.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (5.65%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.84%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.42%) Big Data
7 2 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.61%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.61%) Redis
7 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.81%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.81%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.81%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 90 (72.58%) Jenkins
2 59 (47.58%) Git (software)
3 51 (41.13%) Maven
4 50 (40.32%) JUnit
5 44 (35.48%) Mockito
6 37 (29.84%) DbUnit
6 37 (29.84%) jMock
7 31 (25.00%) JIRA
8 27 (21.77%) Sonatype Nexus
9 14 (11.29%) Artifactory
10 13 (10.48%) GitLab
11 8 (6.45%) Bitbucket Server
11 8 (6.45%) Selenium
12 7 (5.65%) Vagrant
13 6 (4.84%) TeamCity
14 5 (4.03%) Bitbucket
15 4 (3.23%) Subversion
16 3 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 3 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
16 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (17.74%) Finance
2 8 (6.45%) Public Sector
3 6 (4.84%) Banking
4 3 (2.42%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.61%) Advertising
5 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Games
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (39.52%) Developer
2 39 (31.45%) Java Developer
3 36 (29.03%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (11.29%) Senior DevOps
4 14 (11.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 9 (7.26%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.45%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 8 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (5.65%) Azure Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Engineering Manager
7 7 (5.65%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (5.65%) Service Manager
7 7 (5.65%) Software Engineering Manager
7 7 (5.65%) Software Manager
8 6 (4.84%) Java Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) Lead Developer
9 5 (4.03%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (3.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (41.13%) Spring
2 42 (33.87%) Web Services
3 39 (31.45%) REST
3 39 (31.45%) SOAP
4 37 (29.84%) Hibernate
4 37 (29.84%) PowerMock
5 36 (29.03%) RESTful
6 28 (22.58%) J2EE
7 25 (20.16%) XML
8 23 (18.55%) Apache Camel
9 18 (14.52%) Spring Cloud
10 16 (12.90%) AngularJS
11 13 (10.48%) .NET
12 12 (9.68%) ActiveMQ
12 12 (9.68%) Spring Boot
13 9 (7.26%) Node.js
14 8 (6.45%) .NET Core
14 8 (6.45%) JPA
15 6 (4.84%) Kafka
15 6 (4.84%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.65%) Cloud Native
2 6 (4.84%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (3.23%) PMI
3 4 (3.23%) User Experience
4 3 (2.42%) Derivative
4 3 (2.42%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.61%) IVR
5 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.61%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.13%) Linux
2 8 (6.45%) Windows
3 7 (5.65%) CoreOS
4 6 (4.84%) CentOS
4 6 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.42%) Android
5 3 (2.42%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (56.45%) DevOps
3 62 (50.00%) Microservices
4 56 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (37.90%) Scrum
6 44 (35.48%) TDD
7 36 (29.03%) BDD
8 35 (28.23%) Kanban
9 29 (23.39%) E-Commerce
10 23 (18.55%) Open Source
10 23 (18.55%) Software Engineering
11 17 (13.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 16 (12.90%) Fintech
13 12 (9.68%) Infrastructure as Code
13 12 (9.68%) Mentoring
13 12 (9.68%) Migration
13 12 (9.68%) Test Automation
14 10 (8.06%) Configuration Management
15 9 (7.26%) BPMN
15 9 (7.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 68 (54.84%) Java
2 38 (30.65%) SQL
3 22 (17.74%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.94%) Python
5 13 (10.48%) Bash Shell
5 13 (10.48%) C#
6 10 (8.06%) PowerShell
7 8 (6.45%) Ruby
8 6 (4.84%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.23%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.42%) Go
10 3 (2.42%) Groovy
10 3 (2.42%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.61%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.61%) Java 8
12 1 (0.81%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.81%) PHP
12 1 (0.81%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (23.39%) Security Cleared
2 28 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.23%) PMP
4 2 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) GDPR
1 4 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 51 (41.13%) Docker
2 24 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (19.35%) vSphere
3 12 (9.68%) Postfix
4 7 (5.65%) GlusterFS
4 7 (5.65%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.61%) iptables
6 1 (0.81%) KVM
Systems Management
1 48 (38.71%) Kubernetes
2 21 (16.94%) Grafana
2 21 (16.94%) Terraform
3 20 (16.13%) Prometheus
4 16 (12.90%) Ansible
5 12 (9.68%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 8 (6.45%) Nagios
7 7 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (4.84%) Puppet
9 2 (1.61%) Packer
10 1 (0.81%) Graylog
10 1 (0.81%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 29 (23.39%) VMware
2 22 (17.74%) Oracle
3 15 (12.10%) NetIQ
4 12 (9.68%) Google
5 8 (6.45%) New Relic
5 8 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 8 (6.45%) Splunk
6 6 (4.84%) AppDynamics
6 6 (4.84%) Atlassian
7 5 (4.03%) ForgeRock
8 4 (3.23%) CyberArk
8 4 (3.23%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.42%) MuleSoft
9 3 (2.42%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.42%) Veracode
10 2 (1.61%) Cisco
10 2 (1.61%) Databricks
10 2 (1.61%) Juniper
10 2 (1.61%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.61%) SonicWALL