Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SonarSource SonarQube
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 982 1092 1279
Rank change year-on-year +110 +187 +36
Permanent jobs citing SonarQube 181 125 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.065% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 0.35% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 112 86 29
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +43.75%
10th Percentile £38,875 £47,500 £37,150
90th Percentile £77,500 £93,125 £97,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -

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 35905 35377 37958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.56% 18.46% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29155 30571 32022
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 £29,750
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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +108 152 £60,000 +4.35% 29
UK excluding London +114 107 £52,500 +5.00% 9
London +13 75 £65,000 -18.75% 21
North of England +69 54 £52,500 -23.51% 4
North West - 52 £52,500 - 2
Scotland +17 28 £29,000 -42.00% 1
Midlands +37 16 £62,500 +16.28% 1
West Midlands +29 10 £58,750 +11.90%
East Midlands +48 6 £63,750 +15.91% 1
South East +39 5 £65,000 +30.00%
South West +10 3 £55,000 - 3
Yorkshire +21 1 £45,000 -34.43% 2
North East - 1 £65,000 -
Wales - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 121 (66.85%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (64.09%) Java
3 110 (60.77%) Jenkins
4 94 (51.93%) Git (software)
5 87 (48.07%) Test Automation
6 84 (46.41%) Linux
7 76 (41.99%) DevOps
8 74 (40.88%) TDD
9 72 (39.78%) Maven
10 70 (38.67%) JIRA
10 70 (38.67%) Continuous Integration
11 69 (38.12%) Web Services
12 64 (35.36%) Spring
13 60 (33.15%) Scrum
14 57 (31.49%) Windows
15 55 (30.39%) XML
16 54 (29.83%) BDD
17 53 (29.28%) Amazon AWS
18 48 (26.52%) Selenium
19 45 (24.86%) OO
20 43 (23.76%) REST
21 42 (23.20%) Subversion
22 41 (22.65%) JUnit
22 41 (22.65%) .NET
23 40 (22.10%) SOAP
23 40 (22.10%) Python
23 40 (22.10%) Mockito
24 39 (21.55%) JavaScript
25 38 (20.99%) Continuous Delivery
25 38 (20.99%) SDLC

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 36 (19.89%) Confluence
2 23 (12.71%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (10.50%) CMS
3 19 (10.50%) Tomcat
4 15 (8.29%) Apache Spark
5 10 (5.52%) EPiServer
6 9 (4.97%) Apache
7 3 (1.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.66%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.10%) JBoss
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.55%) IIS
9 1 (0.55%) nginx
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.55%) SAS
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (2.21%) Simulink
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 53 (29.28%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (15.47%) AWS CloudFormation
3 24 (13.26%) GitHub
4 15 (8.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (6.08%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (4.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (3.87%) OpenShift
8 6 (3.31%) Google Play
9 3 (1.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (1.10%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (1.10%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.10%) CloudBees
10 2 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (1.10%) PaaS
10 2 (1.10%) Route 53
11 1 (0.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.55%) IaaS
11 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.52%) HTTP
2 5 (2.76%) Firewall
2 5 (2.76%) IMAP
2 5 (2.76%) Kerberos
2 5 (2.76%) LDAP
2 5 (2.76%) SMTP
2 5 (2.76%) VoIP
3 4 (2.21%) Profibus
4 3 (1.66%) Internet
4 3 (1.66%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.55%) DNS
5 1 (0.55%) Multicast
5 1 (0.55%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.55%) SSL
5 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.55%) Unicast
5 1 (0.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.23%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 24 (13.26%) Big Data
3 24 (13.26%) NoSQL
3 24 (13.26%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (12.71%) Hadoop
5 13 (7.18%) MongoDB
6 12 (6.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 12 (6.63%) MySQL
7 11 (6.08%) Redis
8 10 (5.52%) Neo4j
8 10 (5.52%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.10%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.55%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.55%) DB2
10 1 (0.55%) QlikView
10 1 (0.55%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 110 (60.77%) Jenkins
2 94 (51.93%) Git (software)
3 72 (39.78%) Maven
4 70 (38.67%) JIRA
5 48 (26.52%) Selenium
6 42 (23.20%) Subversion
7 41 (22.65%) JUnit
8 40 (22.10%) Mockito
9 36 (19.89%) Cucumber
10 25 (13.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 25 (13.81%) Bitbucket
10 25 (13.81%) DbUnit
10 25 (13.81%) jMock
11 24 (13.26%) Artifactory
12 23 (12.71%) MSBuild
13 22 (12.15%) Bugzilla
13 22 (12.15%) CMake
13 22 (12.15%) Phabricator
13 22 (12.15%) Ranorex
13 22 (12.15%) ReSharper
General
1 29 (16.02%) Finance
2 23 (12.71%) Law
3 18 (9.94%) Marketing
4 15 (8.29%) Banking
5 10 (5.52%) Manufacturing
6 8 (4.42%) Electronics
7 6 (3.31%) Publishing
7 6 (3.31%) Retail
8 4 (2.21%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.66%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Advertising
10 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 79 (43.65%) Developer
2 56 (30.94%) Java Developer
3 27 (14.92%) Test Engineer
4 19 (10.50%) Development Engineer
4 19 (10.50%) Software Engineer
5 18 (9.94%) Software Test Engineer
6 17 (9.39%) DevOps Engineer
6 17 (9.39%) Software Development Engineer
6 17 (9.39%) Test Development Engineer
7 13 (7.18%) Full Stack Developer
7 13 (7.18%) Platform Engineer
8 12 (6.63%) Microsoft Developer
8 12 (6.63%) Senior Developer
8 12 (6.63%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (4.42%) Designer
9 8 (4.42%) Lead DevOps
10 7 (3.87%) Automation Test Lead
10 7 (3.87%) Big Data Developer
10 7 (3.87%) HTML Developer
10 7 (3.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (38.12%) Web Services
2 64 (35.36%) Spring
3 55 (30.39%) XML
4 43 (23.76%) REST
5 41 (22.65%) .NET
6 40 (22.10%) SOAP
7 33 (18.23%) JSON
7 33 (18.23%) RESTful
8 29 (16.02%) Apache Camel
9 28 (15.47%) PowerMock
10 27 (14.92%) AngularJS
10 27 (14.92%) HTML
11 26 (14.36%) J2EE
12 25 (13.81%) Hibernate
13 24 (13.26%) Kafka
14 19 (10.50%) CSS
15 17 (9.39%) .NET Framework
16 16 (8.84%) jQuery
16 16 (8.84%) LINQ
16 16 (8.84%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.15%) Robotics
2 14 (7.73%) Linux Command Line
3 13 (7.18%) Fintech
3 13 (7.18%) User Experience
4 8 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.87%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.31%) Life Science
7 5 (2.76%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.66%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.66%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.66%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.10%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.10%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.55%) Blog
11 1 (0.55%) CESG
11 1 (0.55%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 84 (46.41%) Linux
2 57 (31.49%) Windows
3 22 (12.15%) Debian
4 16 (8.84%) Mac OS
5 9 (4.97%) Android
6 8 (4.42%) Apple iOS
6 8 (4.42%) Unix
7 7 (3.87%) CentOS
8 5 (2.76%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.21%) VxWorks
10 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.55%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.55%) Solaris
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (66.85%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (48.07%) Test Automation
3 76 (41.99%) DevOps
4 74 (40.88%) TDD
5 70 (38.67%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (33.15%) Scrum
7 54 (29.83%) BDD
8 45 (24.86%) OO
9 38 (20.99%) Continuous Delivery
9 38 (20.99%) SDLC
10 37 (20.44%) Microservices
11 36 (19.89%) E-Commerce
11 36 (19.89%) Unit Testing
12 33 (18.23%) Open Source
13 31 (17.13%) Software Engineering
14 27 (14.92%) Kanban
15 23 (12.71%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (12.71%) Test Scripting
16 21 (11.60%) MVC
17 17 (9.39%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (64.09%) Java
2 40 (22.10%) Python
3 39 (21.55%) JavaScript
4 35 (19.34%) C#
5 29 (16.02%) SQL
6 23 (12.71%) Ruby
7 19 (10.50%) C++
8 15 (8.29%) Go
9 14 (7.73%) Bash Shell
10 11 (6.08%) XPath
11 8 (4.42%) C
12 7 (3.87%) ES6
12 7 (3.87%) GraphQL
12 7 (3.87%) Objective-C
12 7 (3.87%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.21%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.66%) Scala
14 3 (1.66%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.10%) PHP
15 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (6.08%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.52%) Degree
3 4 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.66%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.10%) CISSP
5 2 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.55%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.55%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.97%) QA
2 4 (2.21%) IEC 61508
2 4 (2.21%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.55%) GCP
System Software
1 29 (16.02%) Docker
2 13 (7.18%) etcd
2 13 (7.18%) flannel
3 10 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.42%) vSphere
5 5 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.10%) HDFS
6 2 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.55%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 35 (19.34%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (15.47%) Puppet
3 20 (11.05%) Kubernetes
4 19 (10.50%) Ansible
5 16 (8.84%) Terraform
6 13 (7.18%) Consul
6 13 (7.18%) Salt
6 13 (7.18%) Sysdig
7 9 (4.97%) ZABBIX
8 7 (3.87%) Nagios
9 5 (2.76%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (2.21%) Packer
11 3 (1.66%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (1.10%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (1.10%) Mesos
13 1 (0.55%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 14 (7.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.52%) VMware
3 8 (4.42%) Google
4 7 (3.87%) Coverity
5 6 (3.31%) Apple
5 6 (3.31%) Atlassian
6 5 (2.76%) MuleSoft
6 5 (2.76%) Oracle
7 4 (2.21%) SAP
8 3 (1.66%) Adobe
8 3 (1.66%) IBM
8 3 (1.66%) Sun
9 2 (1.10%) Apigee
9 2 (1.10%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.10%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.10%) New Relic
9 2 (1.10%) Veracode
10 1 (0.55%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.55%) Paxata
10 1 (0.55%) Sonatype