Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SonarSource SonarQube
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 850 1019 1106
Rank change year-on-year +169 +87 +187
Permanent jobs citing SonarQube 292 180 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.100% 0.072%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.89% 0.49% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 195 105 99
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -2.22%
10th Percentile £39,150 £26,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £78,250 £77,500 £92,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +0.50%

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 32,684 36,688 35,428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.05% 20.32% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 26,383 29,820 30,587
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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 +186 285 £55,000 -8.33% 59
UK excluding London +64 149 £55,000 +10.00% 33
London +115 139 £55,000 -15.38% 27
North of England +32 54 £50,000 -4.76% 8
South East +62 45 £57,500 -8.00% 14
Midlands +37 28 £58,000 -7.20% 6
Yorkshire - 28 £55,000 - 6
North West +12 26 £47,500 -9.52% 2
West Midlands +48 20 £65,000 +44.44% 4
East of England - 13 £52,500 - 2
East Midlands +8 8 £50,000 -23.08% 2
Scotland -31 6 £31,750 +9.48% 1
South West +11 3 £72,500 +31.82% 2

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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.

1 206 (70.55%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (68.49%) Jenkins
3 154 (52.74%) Java
4 148 (50.68%) DevOps
5 121 (41.44%) Continuous Integration
6 119 (40.75%) Test Automation
7 118 (40.41%) Git (software)
8 110 (37.67%) TDD
9 102 (34.93%) Amazon AWS
10 100 (34.25%) Opscode Chef
11 97 (33.22%) Puppet
12 93 (31.85%) Maven
13 92 (31.51%) Docker
14 91 (31.16%) Ansible
15 82 (28.08%) Scrum
16 81 (27.74%) Spring
16 81 (27.74%) GitHub
16 81 (27.74%) Microsoft Azure
17 73 (25.00%) BDD
18 72 (24.66%) .NET
19 70 (23.97%) Microservices
20 68 (23.29%) JavaScript
21 66 (22.60%) Linux
21 66 (22.60%) Cucumber
22 65 (22.26%) Selenium
22 65 (22.26%) HTML
23 64 (21.92%) CSS
23 64 (21.92%) Continuous Delivery
24 63 (21.58%) Python
25 60 (20.55%) Finance

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 45 (15.41%) Confluence
2 38 (13.01%) Cloud Foundry
3 17 (5.82%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (4.11%) Mule
5 10 (3.42%) Apache
6 7 (2.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (2.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (2.40%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.40%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.05%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.05%) JBoss
8 5 (1.71%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.71%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (1.37%) IIS
10 3 (1.03%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.03%) CMS
10 3 (1.03%) WildFly
11 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 102 (34.93%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (27.74%) GitHub
2 81 (27.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (13.01%) OpenShift
4 37 (12.67%) PaaS
5 26 (8.90%) IaaS
6 22 (7.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 21 (7.19%) Amazon EC2
8 20 (6.85%) npm
9 17 (5.82%) Amazon ELB
10 16 (5.48%) SaaS
11 13 (4.45%) Cloud Computing
12 12 (4.11%) CloudBees
13 10 (3.42%) Google Cloud Platform
14 9 (3.08%) Serverless
15 8 (2.74%) Slack
16 7 (2.40%) Sauce Labs
17 5 (1.71%) AWS Lambda
17 5 (1.71%) BrowserStack
18 2 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.05%) Internet
2 2 (0.68%) AMQP
2 2 (0.68%) Firewall
3 1 (0.34%) DNS
3 1 (0.34%) FTP
3 1 (0.34%) HTTP
3 1 (0.34%) Network Security
3 1 (0.34%) OpenVPN
3 1 (0.34%) SMTP
3 1 (0.34%) SSL
3 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.04%) MySQL
2 30 (10.27%) SQL Server
3 24 (8.22%) NoSQL
4 22 (7.53%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.14%) MongoDB
6 12 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (3.42%) Redis
8 9 (3.08%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.74%) InfluxDB
9 8 (2.74%) Oracle Database
10 7 (2.40%) Power BI
10 7 (2.40%) QlikView
10 7 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (1.03%) Big Data
12 3 (1.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 200 (68.49%) Jenkins
2 118 (40.41%) Git (software)
3 93 (31.85%) Maven
4 66 (22.60%) Cucumber
5 65 (22.26%) Selenium
6 59 (20.21%) JIRA
7 58 (19.86%) Sonatype Nexus
8 40 (13.70%) TeamCity
9 38 (13.01%) JUnit
10 33 (11.30%) Subversion
11 32 (10.96%) Octopus Deploy
12 29 (9.93%) Artifactory
12 29 (9.93%) Mockito
13 27 (9.25%) Visual Studio Team System
14 26 (8.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 20 (6.85%) Vagrant
16 17 (5.82%) IntelliJ
17 16 (5.48%) Bitbucket
17 16 (5.48%) GitLab
17 16 (5.48%) Robot Framework
General
1 60 (20.55%) Finance
2 37 (12.67%) Banking
3 14 (4.79%) Retail
4 11 (3.77%) Retail Banking
5 7 (2.40%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.05%) Law
6 6 (2.05%) Marketing
6 6 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.05%) Publishing
7 2 (0.68%) Advertising
7 2 (0.68%) Games
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Front Office
8 1 (0.34%) Legal
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 125 (42.81%) Developer
2 65 (22.26%) Java Developer
3 53 (18.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 35 (11.99%) Architect
5 32 (10.96%) Senior Developer
6 25 (8.56%) Software Engineer
7 22 (7.53%) Test Engineer
8 19 (6.51%) AWS Engineer
9 16 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
10 15 (5.14%) AWS DevOps
10 15 (5.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 14 (4.79%) Cloud Engineer
12 12 (4.11%) Software Test Engineer
12 12 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (3.77%) Java Engineer
13 11 (3.77%) Test Automation Engineer
14 10 (3.42%) Automation Engineer
14 10 (3.42%) Lead Developer
15 9 (3.08%) Development Manager
15 9 (3.08%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (27.74%) Spring
2 72 (24.66%) .NET
3 65 (22.26%) HTML
4 64 (21.92%) CSS
5 58 (19.86%) AngularJS
6 56 (19.18%) Web Services
7 54 (18.49%) REST
8 43 (14.73%) SOAP
9 42 (14.38%) Node.js
9 42 (14.38%) React
10 39 (13.36%) JSON
11 34 (11.64%) Spring Boot
12 30 (10.27%) Hibernate
13 27 (9.25%) RESTful
14 26 (8.90%) ASP.NET
14 26 (8.90%) HTML5
15 24 (8.22%) CSS3
16 22 (7.53%) XML
17 20 (6.85%) J2EE
17 20 (6.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.73%) User Experience
2 26 (8.90%) Public Cloud
3 21 (7.19%) Mobile App
4 17 (5.82%) Fintech
5 16 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (5.14%) Cloud Native
7 9 (3.08%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.40%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (2.40%) NHS
8 7 (2.40%) Online Banking
8 7 (2.40%) Virtual Team
9 6 (2.05%) Replication
9 6 (2.05%) Social Media
9 6 (2.05%) Taxonomies
10 5 (1.71%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.37%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.68%) PKI
13 1 (0.34%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 66 (22.60%) Linux
2 50 (17.12%) Windows
3 15 (5.14%) Unix
4 13 (4.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.74%) Android
5 8 (2.74%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.71%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.71%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.37%) CentOS
8 3 (1.03%) Debian
9 2 (0.68%) HPUX
10 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (70.55%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (50.68%) DevOps
3 121 (41.44%) Continuous Integration
4 119 (40.75%) Test Automation
5 110 (37.67%) TDD
6 82 (28.08%) Scrum
7 73 (25.00%) BDD
8 70 (23.97%) Microservices
9 64 (21.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 58 (19.86%) Software Engineering
11 51 (17.47%) Kanban
12 38 (13.01%) SDLC
13 37 (12.67%) Software Delivery
14 35 (11.99%) Open Source
15 31 (10.62%) Regression Testing
16 27 (9.25%) Configuration Management
16 27 (9.25%) OO
17 24 (8.22%) Multithreading
17 24 (8.22%) Performance Testing
18 22 (7.53%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 154 (52.74%) Java
2 68 (23.29%) JavaScript
3 63 (21.58%) Python
4 48 (16.44%) Bash Shell
4 48 (16.44%) C#
5 29 (9.93%) Ruby
6 28 (9.59%) Java 8
7 27 (9.25%) PowerShell
8 22 (7.53%) SQL
9 14 (4.79%) Groovy
10 12 (4.11%) VB.NET
11 11 (3.77%) Perl
11 11 (3.77%) PHP
12 9 (3.08%) ES6
13 8 (2.74%) TypeScript
14 7 (2.40%) VB
14 7 (2.40%) VB6
14 7 (2.40%) VBA
15 6 (2.05%) C++
16 5 (1.71%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (9.59%) Degree
2 18 (6.16%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (2.05%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.03%) CISSP
7 2 (0.68%) CEH
7 2 (0.68%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.68%) GSEC
8 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.34%) CISM
8 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.34%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.93%) QA
2 9 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.71%) GDPR
3 5 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.68%) PMO
5 1 (0.34%) COBIT
5 1 (0.34%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 92 (31.51%) Docker
2 9 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.40%) VirtualBox
4 6 (2.05%) Varnish
5 2 (0.68%) vSphere
6 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.34%) Squid
6 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 100 (34.25%) Opscode Chef
2 97 (33.22%) Puppet
3 91 (31.16%) Ansible
4 54 (18.49%) Kubernetes
5 16 (5.48%) Terraform
6 13 (4.45%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (3.08%) Grafana
7 9 (3.08%) Salt
8 8 (2.74%) Capistrano
8 8 (2.74%) logstash
8 8 (2.74%) Nagios
8 8 (2.74%) ZABBIX
9 7 (2.40%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (2.05%) HP Fortify
11 4 (1.37%) Control-M
11 4 (1.37%) OpenVAS
12 2 (0.68%) Consul
12 2 (0.68%) Packer
13 1 (0.34%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 1 (0.34%) Rancher
Vendors
1 47 (16.10%) Oracle
2 29 (9.93%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.90%) Splunk
4 20 (6.85%) VMware
5 14 (4.79%) AppDynamics
5 14 (4.79%) Cognizant
6 10 (3.42%) MuleSoft
7 9 (3.08%) New Relic
8 7 (2.40%) Adobe
8 7 (2.40%) Cognos
8 7 (2.40%) Informatica
8 7 (2.40%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.40%) Tableau
9 6 (2.05%) hybris
9 6 (2.05%) Sybase
10 5 (1.71%) Google
10 5 (1.71%) IBM
11 4 (1.37%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.37%) Solace