Period
to 30 March 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 30 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SonarSource SonarQube
UK
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 705 880 974
Rank change year-on-year +175 +94 +50
Permanent jobs citing SonarQube 296 245 244
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 0.82% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 240 163 165
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +26.21% -6.36%
10th Percentile £50,235 £45,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £95,000 £89,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% +15.79% -3.06%

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 22,814 29,710 36,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.28% 19.92% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17,962 23,628 30,130
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 30 March 2020.

Salary histogram for SonarQube in the UK

SonarQube
Top 15 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 30 March 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 +170 283 £70,000 +7.69% 57
UK excluding London +141 168 £65,000 +18.18% 24
London +105 135 £72,000 -4.00% 35
South East +81 50 £70,000 +40.00% 7
Midlands +82 46 £60,690 +15.05%
West Midlands +83 42 £60,690 -0.91%
North of England +60 39 £65,000 +18.18% 11
East of England +77 25 - - 2
Yorkshire +44 22 £65,000 +18.18% 3
North West +40 17 £57,105 +14.21% 6
Work from Home +7 17 £65,000 +18.18% 3
South West +59 15 £70,000 -6.67% 2
Scotland +43 8 £90,000 +91.49% 2
East Midlands +16 4 £51,250 +16.48%
Wales - 4 £59,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 235 (79.39%) Jenkins
2 193 (65.20%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (62.84%) DevOps
4 175 (59.12%) Java
5 143 (48.31%) Git (software)
6 141 (47.64%) AWS
7 120 (40.54%) Docker
8 117 (39.53%) Maven
9 115 (38.85%) Continuous Integration
10 104 (35.14%) Kubernetes
11 97 (32.77%) Ansible
12 95 (32.09%) JIRA
13 93 (31.42%) Microservices
14 92 (31.08%) Spring
15 81 (27.36%) Python
16 77 (26.01%) Azure
16 77 (26.01%) Confluence
17 75 (25.34%) Web Services
18 74 (25.00%) Scrum
19 72 (24.32%) SQL
20 71 (23.99%) Linux
21 68 (22.97%) JUnit
22 66 (22.30%) Finance
23 60 (20.27%) Terraform
24 59 (19.93%) Amazon EC2
25 58 (19.59%) PostgreSQL
26 57 (19.26%) Sonatype Nexus
26 57 (19.26%) Problem-Solving
27 56 (18.92%) REST
28 55 (18.58%) GitHub

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 77 (26.01%) Confluence
2 34 (11.49%) Tomcat
3 19 (6.42%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (4.39%) IIS
5 11 (3.72%) Apache
5 11 (3.72%) Cloud Foundry
6 8 (2.70%) Mule
6 8 (2.70%) Red Hat Fuse
7 5 (1.69%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.69%) JBoss
8 4 (1.35%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.35%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.01%) Apache TomEE
10 2 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.34%) GemFire
11 1 (0.34%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 22 (7.43%) HipChat
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.34%) Magento
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 141 (47.64%) AWS
2 77 (26.01%) Azure
3 59 (19.93%) Amazon EC2
4 55 (18.58%) GitHub
5 30 (10.14%) GCP
6 20 (6.76%) PaaS
7 19 (6.42%) IaaS
8 17 (5.74%) Amazon SQS
9 15 (5.07%) Amazon S3
9 15 (5.07%) AWS Lambda
9 15 (5.07%) Route 53
9 15 (5.07%) Serverless
9 15 (5.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 14 (4.73%) AWS CloudFormation
10 14 (4.73%) OpenShift
11 12 (4.05%) Amazon ECS
11 12 (4.05%) npm
12 11 (3.72%) Amazon EKS
13 10 (3.38%) Amazon Cognito
13 10 (3.38%) AWS CodeCommit
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.09%) DNS
2 18 (6.08%) SSL
3 16 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.72%) Firewall
5 9 (3.04%) DHCP
5 9 (3.04%) HTTP
6 8 (2.70%) OpenVPN
7 3 (1.01%) Internet
7 3 (1.01%) Intranet
8 2 (0.68%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.68%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (19.59%) PostgreSQL
2 41 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 36 (12.16%) Amazon RDS
4 22 (7.43%) Relational Database
5 18 (6.08%) Hadoop
6 15 (5.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 13 (4.39%) MongoDB
8 11 (3.72%) MySQL
9 10 (3.38%) Oracle Database
10 9 (3.04%) DB2
10 9 (3.04%) NoSQL
11 6 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.69%) Amazon Aurora
12 5 (1.69%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.35%) Big Data
14 3 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.01%) IBM InfoSphere
15 2 (0.68%) Cosmos DB
15 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 235 (79.39%) Jenkins
2 143 (48.31%) Git (software)
3 117 (39.53%) Maven
4 95 (32.09%) JIRA
5 68 (22.97%) JUnit
6 57 (19.26%) Sonatype Nexus
7 42 (14.19%) Artifactory
8 36 (12.16%) Bitbucket
8 36 (12.16%) Mockito
9 35 (11.82%) DbUnit
10 34 (11.49%) GitLab
11 32 (10.81%) jMock
12 26 (8.78%) Cucumber
13 25 (8.45%) Selenium
14 24 (8.11%) TeamCity
15 21 (7.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 20 (6.76%) Ant
17 18 (6.08%) JMeter
18 14 (4.73%) Snyk
18 14 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 66 (22.30%) Finance
2 48 (16.22%) Banking
3 18 (6.08%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.39%) Retail
5 11 (3.72%) Public Sector
6 10 (3.38%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.03%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.35%) Electronics
8 4 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.35%) Marketing
9 3 (1.01%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 121 (40.88%) Developer
2 77 (26.01%) Java Developer
3 59 (19.93%) DevOps Engineer
4 32 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 28 (9.46%) Senior Java Developer
6 26 (8.78%) Lead Developer
7 23 (7.77%) Java Engineer
8 22 (7.43%) Architect
8 22 (7.43%) Hybris Developer
9 16 (5.41%) Platform Engineer
10 15 (5.07%) Lead DevOps
11 13 (4.39%) DevSecOps Engineer
12 11 (3.72%) AWS Architect
12 11 (3.72%) Senior Java Engineer
12 11 (3.72%) Telecoms Developer
13 10 (3.38%) Senior DevOps
13 10 (3.38%) Telecoms Java Developer
14 9 (3.04%) AWS Engineer
14 9 (3.04%) Azure Engineer
14 9 (3.04%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (31.08%) Spring
2 75 (25.34%) Web Services
3 56 (18.92%) REST
4 55 (18.58%) SOAP
5 47 (15.88%) Node.js
6 46 (15.54%) RESTful
7 45 (15.20%) Hibernate
7 45 (15.20%) Spring Boot
8 41 (13.85%) .NET
9 33 (11.15%) J2EE
10 32 (10.81%) PowerMock
10 32 (10.81%) XML
11 29 (9.80%) Elastic Stack
12 25 (8.45%) Spring Cloud
13 23 (7.77%) AngularJS
13 23 (7.77%) HTML
14 22 (7.43%) JSON
15 21 (7.09%) JPA
16 17 (5.74%) ActiveMQ
16 17 (5.74%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.43%) Cloud Native
2 21 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (4.39%) Mobile App
4 13 (4.39%) Online Banking
5 12 (4.05%) User Experience
6 11 (3.72%) PKI
7 10 (3.38%) IVR
8 7 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (2.36%) Public Cloud
9 6 (2.03%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.03%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.69%) CESG
11 4 (1.35%) NHS
12 3 (1.01%) Mainframe
12 3 (1.01%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.68%) Social Network
14 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
14 1 (0.34%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 71 (23.99%) Linux
2 40 (13.51%) Windows
3 27 (9.12%) Unix
4 24 (8.11%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.04%) Kali Linux
5 9 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.69%) CoreOS
7 3 (1.01%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.01%) zOS
8 2 (0.68%) Android
8 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (65.20%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (62.84%) DevOps
3 115 (38.85%) Continuous Integration
4 93 (31.42%) Microservices
5 74 (25.00%) Scrum
6 57 (19.26%) Problem-Solving
7 50 (16.89%) Configuration Management
7 50 (16.89%) Kanban
8 47 (15.88%) Software Engineering
8 47 (15.88%) TDD
9 44 (14.86%) BDD
10 42 (14.19%) Open Source
11 40 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
12 39 (13.18%) Infrastructure as Code
12 39 (13.18%) SDLC
12 39 (13.18%) Test Automation
13 34 (11.49%) Migration
14 32 (10.81%) Software Delivery
15 22 (7.43%) E-Commerce
16 21 (7.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 175 (59.12%) Java
2 81 (27.36%) Python
3 72 (24.32%) SQL
4 49 (16.55%) JavaScript
5 35 (11.82%) C#
6 34 (11.49%) PowerShell
7 30 (10.14%) Bash Shell
7 30 (10.14%) Java 8
8 19 (6.42%) Shell Script
9 18 (6.08%) Ruby
10 14 (4.73%) Go
11 13 (4.39%) T-SQL
12 12 (4.05%) C
13 9 (3.04%) C++
14 8 (2.70%) XPath
15 7 (2.36%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.35%) Java 9
17 3 (1.01%) Perl
17 3 (1.01%) Scala
17 3 (1.01%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (4.39%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.38%) Degree
2 10 (3.38%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.04%) PhD
4 8 (2.70%) SANS
5 5 (1.69%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.34%) CISA
6 1 (0.34%) CISM
6 1 (0.34%) CISSP
6 1 (0.34%) CRISC
6 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.34%) MCSA
6 1 (0.34%) MCSE
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.46%) QA
2 8 (2.70%) COBIT
2 8 (2.70%) NIST
3 3 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.01%) PMO
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 120 (40.54%) Docker
2 17 (5.74%) Postfix
3 15 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.07%) vSphere
4 11 (3.72%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.69%) GlusterFS
5 5 (1.69%) VirtualBox
6 4 (1.35%) OpenAM
6 4 (1.35%) OpenDJ
6 4 (1.35%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 104 (35.14%) Kubernetes
2 97 (32.77%) Ansible
3 60 (20.27%) Terraform
4 31 (10.47%) Puppet
5 30 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (9.12%) Packer
7 18 (6.08%) Grafana
8 17 (5.74%) Sysdig
9 12 (4.05%) Prometheus
10 9 (3.04%) Kibana
10 9 (3.04%) Nessus
10 9 (3.04%) Nmap
11 8 (2.70%) logstash
12 5 (1.69%) Nagios
12 5 (1.69%) OSSEC
13 3 (1.01%) Graphite
13 3 (1.01%) HP Fortify
14 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
14 2 (0.68%) NetIQ Identity Manager
14 2 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (16.22%) Oracle
2 38 (12.84%) Atlassian
3 25 (8.45%) hybris
3 25 (8.45%) Splunk
4 22 (7.43%) Google
5 17 (5.74%) Microsoft
5 17 (5.74%) VMware
6 13 (4.39%) AppDynamics
7 11 (3.72%) Black Duck
8 10 (3.38%) Veracode
9 9 (3.04%) Citrix
9 9 (3.04%) Qualys
10 8 (2.70%) Jitterbit
10 8 (2.70%) New Relic
10 8 (2.70%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.69%) IBM
12 4 (1.35%) ForgeRock
12 4 (1.35%) NetIQ
12 4 (1.35%) SAP
12 4 (1.35%) ServiceNow