The table below looks at the statistics for Bower skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bower over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bower
Rank 793 920 880
Rank change year-on-year
+127 -40
Permanent jobs citing Bower 110 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.017% 0.001%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.61% 0.10% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 92 17 1
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +76.47%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +10.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17985 19358 16791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.23% 16.03% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15110 15921 14279
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

Bower
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bower within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Bower Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bower
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bower within the UK.

Bower Salary Trend in the UK

Bower
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bower over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Bower Salary Histogram in the UK

Bower
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bower within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +117 105 £52,500 -12.50% 23
South East - 41 £56,250 - 4
London +26 33 £52,500 -12.50% 9
Basingstoke - 15 £60,000 - 3
Hampshire - 15 £60,000 - 3
West Yorkshire - 12 £47,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 12 £47,500 - 2
Leeds - 12 £47,500 - 2
Kent - 9 £57,500 -
North West - 9 £45,000 - 2
Surrey - 7 £41,500 -
Guildford - 7 £41,500 -
West Midlands - 6 £35,625 - 2
Birmingham - 5 £37,500 -
Oxford - 5 - -
Warrington - 5 £45,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 £32,500 -
Cheshire - 5 £45,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 5 - - 1
Manchester - 4 - -
City of London +27 3 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Wiltshire - 2 £51,250 - 1
East of England - 2 £42,500 - 3
South Wales - 2 £23,500 - 1
South West - 2 £51,250 - 1
Wales - 2 £23,500 - 1
Cardiff - 2 £23,500 - 1
Berkshire - 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £51,250 - 1
Watford - 1 - -

Bower
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Bower also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Bower.

1 177 (92.67%) Grunt
2 172 (90.05%) JavaScript
3 168 (87.96%) HTML
4 164 (85.86%) CSS
5 153 (80.10%) HTML5
6 145 (75.92%) AngularJS
7 114 (59.69%) CSS3
8 109 (57.07%) Node.js
9 87 (45.55%) Agile Software Development
10 83 (43.46%) jQuery
11 77 (40.31%) Git (software)
12 76 (39.79%) MVC
13 69 (36.13%) Sass
14 62 (32.46%) LESS
15 59 (30.89%) PHP
16 58 (30.37%) Backbone.js
17 50 (26.18%) RESTful
17 50 (26.18%) Web Services
17 50 (26.18%) User Experience
18 49 (25.65%) TDD
19 48 (25.13%) Jasmine
20 47 (24.61%) REST
21 46 (24.08%) Karma Test Runner
22 43 (22.51%) Web Development
23 42 (21.99%) OO
24 41 (21.47%) JSON
25 38 (19.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 35 (18.32%) Responsive Web Design
26 35 (18.32%) Symfony
26 35 (18.32%) Linux

Bower
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Bower also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Bower. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 109 (57.07%) Node.js
2 7 (3.66%) nginx
2 7 (3.66%) Apache Solr
3 6 (3.14%) CMS
4 4 (2.09%) WordPress
5 3 (1.57%) Apache
6 2 (1.05%) Confluence
6 2 (1.05%) Drupal
7 1 (0.52%) JBoss
7 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 7 (3.66%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.05%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.71%) GitHub
2 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.28%) Internet
2 5 (2.62%) HTTP
3 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.81%) NoSQL
2 11 (5.76%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.71%) Redis
4 8 (4.19%) MySQL
5 7 (3.66%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.14%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.14%) Riak
7 1 (0.52%) Big Data
7 1 (0.52%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 177 (92.67%) Grunt
2 77 (40.31%) Git (software)
3 48 (25.13%) Jasmine
4 46 (24.08%) Karma Test Runner
5 32 (16.75%) Mocha
5 32 (16.75%) Subversion
6 29 (15.18%) JIRA
7 23 (12.04%) Jenkins
8 22 (11.52%) Yeoman
9 9 (4.71%) Bitbucket
10 6 (3.14%) PHPUnit
10 6 (3.14%) JSHint
11 5 (2.62%) Mercurial
11 5 (2.62%) PhantomJS
12 3 (1.57%) Sinon.JS
12 3 (1.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 3 (1.57%) Xdebug
13 2 (1.05%) Sublime Text
13 2 (1.05%) PhpStorm
13 2 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (9.95%) Games
2 15 (7.85%) Finance
3 9 (4.71%) Banking
4 7 (3.66%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.09%) Marketing
5 4 (2.09%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Automotive
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 159 (83.25%) Developer
2 60 (31.41%) Front-End Developer
3 33 (17.28%) JavaScript Developer
4 28 (14.66%) Web Developer
5 23 (12.04%) PHP Developer
6 13 (6.81%) Front-End Web Developer
6 13 (6.81%) Software Engineer
7 10 (5.24%) UI Developer
7 10 (5.24%) UI Programmer
8 9 (4.71%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 9 (4.71%) Lead Developer
8 9 (4.71%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.19%) Lead PHP Developer
10 7 (3.66%) Trainer
10 7 (3.66%) Mobile Developer
11 6 (3.14%) Team Leader
12 5 (2.62%) Games Developer
12 5 (2.62%) .NET Developer
12 5 (2.62%) C# Developer
12 5 (2.62%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (87.96%) HTML
2 164 (85.86%) CSS
3 153 (80.10%) HTML5
4 145 (75.92%) AngularJS
5 114 (59.69%) CSS3
6 83 (43.46%) jQuery
7 69 (36.13%) Sass
8 62 (32.46%) LESS
9 58 (30.37%) Backbone.js
10 50 (26.18%) RESTful
10 50 (26.18%) Web Services
11 47 (24.61%) REST
12 41 (21.47%) JSON
13 38 (19.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 35 (18.32%) Symfony
15 27 (14.14%) SVG
15 27 (14.14%) HTML5 Canvas
16 26 (13.61%) Ajax
17 24 (12.57%) XML
18 22 (11.52%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 50 (26.18%) User Experience
2 22 (11.52%) Visualisation
2 22 (11.52%) Open Source
3 16 (8.38%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.81%) Mobile App
5 10 (5.24%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.66%) Wiki
6 7 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.14%) Animation
8 5 (2.62%) Mobile Games
9 4 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.57%) Blog
11 2 (1.05%) W3C
11 2 (1.05%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.05%) Social Media
12 1 (0.52%) Human Factors
12 1 (0.52%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.52%) FMCG
12 1 (0.52%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.32%) Linux
2 18 (9.42%) Android
2 18 (9.42%) Apple iOS
3 9 (4.71%) Mac OS X
4 8 (4.19%) UNIX
5 5 (2.62%) Windows
6 1 (0.52%) CentOS
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (45.55%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (39.79%) MVC
3 49 (25.65%) TDD
4 43 (22.51%) Web Development
5 42 (21.99%) OO
6 35 (18.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 31 (16.23%) Scrum
8 25 (13.09%) Web Design
8 25 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (11.52%) Software Engineering
10 19 (9.95%) OOP
11 17 (8.90%) Unit Testing
12 14 (7.33%) XML Parsing
13 13 (6.81%) OO PHP
13 13 (6.81%) Project Management
14 11 (5.76%) Workflow
14 11 (5.76%) Validation
14 11 (5.76%) MVVM
15 9 (4.71%) Kanban
16 8 (4.19%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 172 (90.05%) JavaScript
2 59 (30.89%) PHP
3 19 (9.95%) PHP5
4 17 (8.90%) SQL
5 15 (7.85%) Java
6 13 (6.81%) Python
6 13 (6.81%) Ruby
7 7 (3.66%) C#
8 3 (1.57%) C++
8 3 (1.57%) C
8 3 (1.57%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (1.05%) Perl
10 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (8.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.52%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.71%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) WAI
Systems Management
1 8 (4.19%) Vagrant
2 7 (3.66%) Puppet
3 6 (3.14%) Graphite
4 1 (0.52%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (12.57%) Zend
2 10 (5.24%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (5.24%) Rackspace
3 9 (4.71%) Twitter
4 8 (4.19%) Google
5 5 (2.62%) Assembla
6 4 (2.09%) Facebook
7 3 (1.57%) Appcelerator
7 3 (1.57%) Adobe
8 2 (1.05%) Apple
8 2 (1.05%) CODA
8 2 (1.05%) Sencha
9 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Developer Portal
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: DOE + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified , includes benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35-55K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Basingstoke
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Basingstoke
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: 14 days ago
Wolverhampton
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago