The table below looks at the statistics for Express skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Express over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Express
Rank 817 892 872
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -20
Permanent jobs citing Express 79 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.031% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.077% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 76 33 29
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.90% +11.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41606 47784 45419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.76% 40.06% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35381 40402 39550
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Express
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Express within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Express Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Express
Salary Trend

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

Express Salary Trend in the UK

Express
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Express over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 within the UK.

Express Salary Histogram in the UK

Express
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Express within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
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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 +61 77 £50,000 -1.96% 7
London +34 40 £47,500 -6.86% 4
South East +27 22 £57,500 +64.28% 3
Hampshire - 19 £60,000 - 3
Basingstoke - 19 £60,000 - 3
West Midlands - 11 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 9 £32,500 -
City of London +35 7 £53,750 -17.30%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 7 £32,500 -
Berkshire -2 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Wolverhampton - 2 £35,000 -
South West - 2 £42,500 -
Slough - 2 £42,500 -
Bristol - 2 £42,500 -
Reading -3 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Sunderland - 1 £70,000 -
Manchester - 1 £45,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £70,000 -
North East - 1 £70,000 -
North West - 1 £45,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Express
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Express 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 Express.

1 137 (96.48%) Node.js
2 123 (86.62%) JavaScript
3 111 (78.17%) HTML
4 98 (69.01%) AngularJS
5 95 (66.90%) CSS
6 88 (61.97%) HTML5
7 61 (42.96%) MongoDB
7 61 (42.96%) OO
8 52 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (36.62%) CSS3
9 50 (35.21%) Git (software)
10 44 (30.99%) Linux
11 43 (30.28%) jQuery
12 42 (29.58%) SQL
13 37 (26.06%) PHP
14 35 (24.65%) Backbone.js
14 35 (24.65%) Grunt
15 34 (23.94%) XML
16 32 (22.54%) REST
17 31 (21.83%) MVC
18 29 (20.42%) Java
18 29 (20.42%) TDD
19 28 (19.72%) C#
20 27 (19.01%) Degree
21 26 (18.31%) Web Services
22 22 (15.49%) Finance
22 22 (15.49%) Computer Science
23 21 (14.79%) Bower
24 20 (14.08%) JSON
24 20 (14.08%) Symfony

Express
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Express 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 Express. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 137 (96.48%) Node.js
2 8 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.82%) CMS
4 3 (2.11%) nginx
5 2 (1.41%) Drupal
5 2 (1.41%) IIS
5 2 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.34%) Heroku
4 7 (4.93%) PaaS
4 7 (4.93%) GitHub
5 6 (4.23%) SaaS
6 5 (3.52%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.41%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.63%) Internet
2 3 (2.11%) HTTP
3 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (42.96%) MongoDB
2 20 (14.08%) MySQL
3 9 (6.34%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.34%) Big Data
4 8 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.93%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.93%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (4.93%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.52%) Redis
7 3 (2.11%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.11%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.70%) SQLite
9 1 (0.70%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.70%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 50 (35.21%) Git (software)
2 35 (24.65%) Grunt
3 21 (14.79%) Bower
4 15 (10.56%) Jenkins
5 14 (9.86%) Jasmine
5 14 (9.86%) JIRA
6 10 (7.04%) Bitbucket
7 8 (5.63%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (4.93%) Mocha
9 6 (4.23%) TeamCity
9 6 (4.23%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.11%) RSpec
10 3 (2.11%) Sinon.JS
11 2 (1.41%) Subversion
12 1 (0.70%) JUnit
12 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 1 (0.70%) Yeoman
12 1 (0.70%) GitLab
12 1 (0.70%) PhantomJS
General
1 22 (15.49%) Finance
2 17 (11.97%) Games
3 9 (6.34%) Retail
4 5 (3.52%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.70%) Automotive
5 1 (0.70%) Law
5 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (81.69%) Developer
2 42 (29.58%) JavaScript Developer
3 20 (14.08%) Front-End Developer
4 15 (10.56%) Lead Developer
5 14 (9.86%) Senior Developer
6 13 (9.15%) PHP Developer
6 13 (9.15%) Software Developer
7 12 (8.45%) Node.js Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Web Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Lead PHP Developer
9 5 (3.52%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.52%) Technical Director
9 5 (3.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 4 (2.82%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (2.11%) Development Manager
11 3 (2.11%) Technical Leader
11 3 (2.11%) Chief Technology Officer
11 3 (2.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 2 (1.41%) UI Programmer
12 2 (1.41%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (78.17%) HTML
2 98 (69.01%) AngularJS
3 95 (66.90%) CSS
4 88 (61.97%) HTML5
5 52 (36.62%) CSS3
6 43 (30.28%) jQuery
7 35 (24.65%) Backbone.js
8 34 (23.94%) XML
9 32 (22.54%) REST
10 26 (18.31%) Web Services
11 20 (14.08%) JSON
11 20 (14.08%) Symfony
12 15 (10.56%) Sass
13 14 (9.86%) Apache Cordova
14 13 (9.15%) CherryPy
14 13 (9.15%) Django
14 13 (9.15%) .NET
15 11 (7.75%) D3.js
15 11 (7.75%) Mustache
16 10 (7.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.49%) Computer Science
2 17 (11.97%) User Experience
3 13 (9.15%) Digital Media
4 11 (7.75%) Mobile App
5 8 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (4.93%) Client/Server
7 6 (4.23%) Visualisation
8 5 (3.52%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.82%) Open Source
9 4 (2.82%) iPad
9 4 (2.82%) iPhone
10 3 (2.11%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.70%) Streaming Music
11 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 44 (30.99%) Linux
2 17 (11.97%) Windows
3 12 (8.45%) Android
4 9 (6.34%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.41%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.41%) CentOS
5 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (42.96%) OO
2 52 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (21.83%) MVC
4 29 (20.42%) TDD
5 18 (12.68%) XML Parsing
6 16 (11.27%) Software Engineering
7 15 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (7.04%) Analytics
8 10 (7.04%) OOP
9 9 (6.34%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.34%) BDD
10 8 (5.63%) MVVM
10 8 (5.63%) Web Design
11 7 (4.93%) Scrum
11 7 (4.93%) Web Development
11 7 (4.93%) Unit Testing
12 5 (3.52%) Kanban
12 5 (3.52%) Test Automation
12 5 (3.52%) ATDD
12 5 (3.52%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 123 (86.62%) JavaScript
2 42 (29.58%) SQL
3 37 (26.06%) PHP
4 29 (20.42%) Java
5 28 (19.72%) C#
6 20 (14.08%) Python
7 15 (10.56%) C++
8 9 (6.34%) Objective-C
9 7 (4.93%) PHP5
10 6 (4.23%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (2.82%) Ruby
12 3 (2.11%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.41%) C
14 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (19.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.41%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (9.15%) Rackspace
2 10 (7.04%) Zend
3 7 (4.93%) Facebook
4 1 (0.70%) Hyland
4 1 (0.70%) Appcelerator
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago