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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 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SonarSource SonarQube
UK
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 662 647 642
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 +201
Permanent jobs citing SonarQube 673 405 149
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.76% 1.68% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 216 142 111
10th Percentile £40,000 £55,125 £43,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
75th Percentile £92,500 £101,250 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £118,750 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +19.05%

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 38,159 24,071 12,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.59% 21.04% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15,544 15,483 10,350
10th Percentile £38,000 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,517 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +6.67%

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 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for SonarQube in the UK

SonarQube
Top 17 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 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -125 492 £72,500 -3.33% 48
London -78 365 £85,000 - 22
Work from Home -78 228 £63,750 -12.07% 18
UK excluding London -131 137 £56,250 -10.00% 27
North of England -33 57 £55,000 -13.73% 5
North West -56 38 £57,500 -11.54% 3
Midlands -40 26 £45,750 -20.43% 3
South East -151 21 £70,000 +3.70% 13
Yorkshire -15 16 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Scotland - 14 £57,500 - 2
East Midlands - 14 £52,500 - 3
West Midlands -51 12 £39,000 -32.17%
South West -53 10 £55,000 -16.35% 2
Wales -16 4 £42,121 -6.40%
East of England -63 4 £47,500 -20.83% 2
North East -6 3 £39,000 -2.50%
Northern Ireland -14 2 £80,000 +14.29%

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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.

1 534 (79.35%) Agile
2 426 (63.30%) Java
3 411 (61.07%) DevOps
4 397 (58.99%) AWS
5 377 (56.02%) Kubernetes
6 355 (52.75%) Jenkins
7 353 (52.45%) Finance
8 338 (50.22%) Git (software)
9 336 (49.93%) Docker
10 312 (46.36%) Software Engineering
11 309 (45.91%) TDD
12 293 (43.54%) CI/CD
13 279 (41.46%) Azure
14 277 (41.16%) Microservices
15 262 (38.93%) Terraform
16 258 (38.34%) Kafka
17 248 (36.85%) Banking
18 244 (36.26%) Test Automation
19 232 (34.47%) Spring
20 217 (32.24%) Problem-Solving
21 213 (31.65%) JavaScript
22 206 (30.61%) Spring Boot
23 204 (30.31%) Continuous Integration
24 196 (29.12%) BDD
25 194 (28.83%) Gradle
26 190 (28.23%) Social Skills
27 181 (26.89%) Scrum
28 152 (22.59%) Python
29 148 (21.99%) PPP
30 147 (21.84%) Maven

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
1 123 (18.28%) Confluence
2 32 (4.75%) Apache Spark
3 29 (4.31%) CMS
4 25 (3.71%) Cloud Foundry
5 23 (3.42%) Apache Pulsar
6 20 (2.97%) Camunda
7 19 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
8 13 (1.93%) IIS
9 6 (0.89%) JBoss
10 5 (0.74%) MQSeries
10 5 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.59%) Apache
11 4 (0.59%) Apache Airflow
11 4 (0.59%) Apache TomEE
11 4 (0.59%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Fuse
14 1 (0.15%) Appian
14 1 (0.15%) Mendix
14 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (5.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.30%) Adobe XD
2 2 (0.30%) GIMP
2 2 (0.30%) Pixelmator
2 2 (0.30%) Sketch
3 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (2.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 397 (58.99%) AWS
2 279 (41.46%) Azure
3 116 (17.24%) GitHub
4 92 (13.67%) Azure DevOps
4 92 (13.67%) GCP
5 80 (11.89%) Serverless
6 67 (9.96%) Cloud Computing
7 64 (9.51%) AWS Lambda
8 46 (6.84%) OpenShift
9 43 (6.39%) Amazon EC2
10 41 (6.09%) GitHub Actions
11 36 (5.35%) Firebase
12 35 (5.20%) PaaS
12 35 (5.20%) Sauce Labs
13 33 (4.90%) Amazon EKS
14 29 (4.31%) Amazon Kinesis
15 28 (4.16%) npm
16 26 (3.86%) Amazon SQS
16 26 (3.86%) CloudBees
16 26 (3.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 148 (21.99%) PPP
2 52 (7.73%) HTTP
3 21 (3.12%) DNS
4 13 (1.93%) FTP
5 12 (1.78%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.49%) DHCP
6 10 (1.49%) IPsec
7 9 (1.34%) Firewall
8 7 (1.04%) VPN
9 6 (0.89%) SSH
10 4 (0.59%) SSL
11 1 (0.15%) Internet
11 1 (0.15%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (20.95%) Redis
2 119 (17.68%) MongoDB
2 119 (17.68%) PostgreSQL
3 114 (16.94%) MySQL
4 102 (15.16%) CockroachDB
5 83 (12.33%) Relational Database
6 81 (12.04%) SQL Server
7 62 (9.21%) NoSQL
8 35 (5.20%) Neo4j
9 29 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
10 28 (4.16%) Big Data
11 24 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
12 23 (3.42%) Amazon Redshift
12 23 (3.42%) BigQuery
12 23 (3.42%) Flink
12 23 (3.42%) HBase
13 22 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
13 22 (3.27%) DynamoDB
14 18 (2.67%) Azure SQL Database
14 18 (2.67%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 355 (52.75%) Jenkins
2 338 (50.22%) Git (software)
3 194 (28.83%) Gradle
4 147 (21.84%) JIRA
4 147 (21.84%) Maven
5 131 (19.47%) GitLab
6 88 (13.08%) Bitbucket
7 83 (12.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 78 (11.59%) Cucumber
9 68 (10.10%) Sonatype Nexus
10 66 (9.81%) Snyk
11 64 (9.51%) Selenium
12 50 (7.43%) JUnit
13 42 (6.24%) Artifactory
14 41 (6.09%) Jasmine
14 41 (6.09%) Karma Test Runner
15 37 (5.50%) Cypress.io
15 37 (5.50%) Robot Framework
15 37 (5.50%) WebDriver
16 36 (5.35%) JMeter
General
1 353 (52.45%) Finance
2 248 (36.85%) Banking
3 190 (28.23%) Social Skills
4 103 (15.30%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 79 (11.74%) Retail
6 61 (9.06%) Automotive
6 61 (9.06%) Retail Banking
7 46 (6.84%) Organisational Skills
8 42 (6.24%) Presentation Skills
9 36 (5.35%) Games
10 35 (5.20%) Military
11 34 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (3.71%) Public Sector
13 23 (3.42%) Marketing
14 19 (2.82%) Law
15 13 (1.93%) Local Government
16 11 (1.63%) Influencing Skills
17 10 (1.49%) Telecoms
18 5 (0.74%) Financial Institution
19 4 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 221 (32.84%) Software Engineer
2 131 (19.47%) Developer
3 83 (12.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 74 (11.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 58 (8.62%) Senior Developer
6 51 (7.58%) Java Engineer
7 49 (7.28%) Senior DevOps
8 48 (7.13%) Development Engineer
8 48 (7.13%) Software Development Engineer
9 44 (6.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 34 (5.05%) Cloud Engineer
11 31 (4.61%) Full Stack Developer
11 31 (4.61%) Security Engineer
12 28 (4.16%) JavaScript Developer
13 26 (3.86%) Test Engineer
14 23 (3.42%) Services Director
15 22 (3.27%) Software Test Engineer
16 20 (2.97%) Senior JavaScript Developer
17 17 (2.53%) Java Developer
17 17 (2.53%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (38.34%) Kafka
2 232 (34.47%) Spring
3 206 (30.61%) Spring Boot
4 131 (19.47%) HTML
5 129 (19.17%) CSS
6 119 (17.68%) Node.js
7 117 (17.38%) React
8 102 (15.16%) REST
9 95 (14.12%) AngularJS
9 95 (14.12%) RESTful
10 93 (13.82%) .NET
11 90 (13.37%) GraphQL
12 85 (12.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 65 (9.66%) HTML5
14 57 (8.47%) jQuery
15 56 (8.32%) JSON
16 54 (8.02%) SOAP
17 53 (7.88%) Spring Security
18 50 (7.43%) Spring Cloud
19 49 (7.28%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.70%) Greenfield Project
2 68 (10.10%) Blog
3 51 (7.58%) Mobile App
4 44 (6.54%) User Experience
5 37 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
6 30 (4.46%) Cloud Native
7 28 (4.16%) NHS
8 26 (3.86%) Self-Motivation
9 24 (3.57%) Social Network
10 23 (3.42%) Public Cloud
11 19 (2.82%) Cyberattack
11 19 (2.82%) Cybercrime
12 12 (1.78%) Cyber Defence
13 7 (1.04%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.74%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.74%) Virtual Team
15 4 (0.59%) Private Cloud
15 4 (0.59%) Smartcard
16 3 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
16 3 (0.45%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 46 (6.84%) Windows
2 43 (6.39%) Linux
3 34 (5.05%) Unix
4 33 (4.90%) Android
5 25 (3.71%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.15%) CentOS
7 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (79.35%) Agile
2 411 (61.07%) DevOps
3 312 (46.36%) Software Engineering
4 309 (45.91%) TDD
5 293 (43.54%) CI/CD
6 277 (41.16%) Microservices
7 244 (36.26%) Test Automation
8 217 (32.24%) Problem-Solving
9 204 (30.31%) Continuous Integration
10 196 (29.12%) BDD
11 181 (26.89%) Scrum
12 129 (19.17%) Mentoring
13 111 (16.49%) Containerisation
14 106 (15.75%) High Availability
15 104 (15.45%) OO
15 104 (15.45%) User Stories
16 102 (15.16%) Clean Code
17 98 (14.56%) Full Stack Development
18 92 (13.67%) Low Latency
19 82 (12.18%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 426 (63.30%) Java
2 213 (31.65%) JavaScript
3 152 (22.59%) Python
4 136 (20.21%) SQL
5 129 (19.17%) Kotlin
6 76 (11.29%) ES6
7 71 (10.55%) C#
8 53 (7.88%) C++
9 45 (6.69%) TypeScript
10 44 (6.54%) Groovy
11 36 (5.35%) C
11 36 (5.35%) Go
12 31 (4.61%) PHP
12 31 (4.61%) Ruby
13 27 (4.01%) Scala
14 26 (3.86%) Bash
15 24 (3.57%) PowerShell
16 14 (2.08%) T-SQL
17 12 (1.78%) ES7
17 12 (1.78%) ES8
Qualifications
1 71 (10.55%) Degree
2 44 (6.54%) Master's Degree
3 33 (4.90%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.63%) CISSP
6 10 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.04%) CISA
7 7 (1.04%) OSCP
8 4 (0.59%) CEH
9 1 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (11.89%) QA
2 74 (11.00%) Accessibility
3 9 (1.34%) GDPR
4 6 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.89%) WCAG
5 4 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.59%) NCSC
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) NIST
System Software
1 336 (49.93%) Docker
2 5 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.59%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.30%) Postfix
5 1 (0.15%) Dovecot
5 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 377 (56.02%) Kubernetes
2 262 (38.93%) Terraform
3 88 (13.08%) Ansible
4 43 (6.39%) Grafana
5 38 (5.65%) Prometheus
6 27 (4.01%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
8 20 (2.97%) Istio
9 19 (2.82%) Puppet
10 18 (2.67%) HP Fortify
11 9 (1.34%) Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
12 5 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (0.74%) Packer
13 3 (0.45%) Consul
13 3 (0.45%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.30%) linkerd
14 2 (0.30%) Rancher
15 1 (0.15%) HP ALM
15 1 (0.15%) Kiali
Vendors
1 95 (14.12%) Checkmarx
2 70 (10.40%) Google
3 58 (8.62%) Oracle
4 46 (6.84%) Confluent
5 32 (4.75%) Veracode
6 23 (3.42%) New Relic
6 23 (3.42%) Sybase
6 23 (3.42%) Teradata
7 22 (3.27%) Atlassian
8 19 (2.82%) Perforce
9 18 (2.67%) AppDynamics
9 18 (2.67%) Microsoft
10 9 (1.34%) CA
10 9 (1.34%) Splunk
11 7 (1.04%) Cadence
11 7 (1.04%) Micro Focus
11 7 (1.04%) Xamarin
12 5 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.74%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.59%) Coverity