The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 5 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 15247 17351 17098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.05% 16.12% 14.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.87% 30.74% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13458 15306 14987
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47836 56453 57401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.48% 52.46% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 41062 48517 49114
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JavaScript
Salary Trend

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in the UK

JavaScript
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 within the UK.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in the UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England 0 14316 £45,000 - 2325
London +2 5740 £55,000 +4.76% 899
South East -2 2715 £42,500 +1.19% 351
East of England +5 1092 £42,500 +6.25% 164
North West +4 1081 £40,000 +3.89% 223
South West +5 1070 £40,000 +4.57% 175
West Midlands +3 1010 £37,500 - 182
Yorkshire -2 863 £40,000 - 187
City of London +3 814 £55,000 - 177
Manchester +4 728 £40,000 - 146
East Midlands 0 608 £38,000 +8.57% 111
Hampshire -2 599 £40,000 +6.66% 101
Berkshire +3 553 £42,500 -5.55% 44
West Yorkshire -3 524 £40,000 - 130
Surrey 0 499 £45,000 - 49
Leeds -5 395 £40,000 - 94
Scotland +1 365 £40,000 - 65
Buckinghamshire +2 362 £42,500 +8.97% 25
Birmingham +1 354 £40,000 +6.66% 51
Bristol -3 319 £45,000 +8.43% 62
Hertfordshire +2 305 £42,500 -5.55% 45
Cambridgeshire +1 278 £45,000 +12.50% 73
Oxfordshire -1 277 £40,000 -11.11% 48
Wales 0 256 £37,500 +7.14% 22
Reading +2 230 £45,000 - 21
Essex +7 206 £42,500 +21.42% 17
Gloucestershire +5 206 £40,000 - 24
Milton Keynes 0 201 £45,000 +25.87% 15
South Wales +4 200 £35,000 - 14
Nottinghamshire 0 193 £40,000 +14.28% 44

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 22340 (71.11%) HTML
2 20216 (64.35%) CSS
3 13658 (43.47%) Agile Software Development
4 12487 (39.74%) .NET
5 12435 (39.58%) C#
6 10631 (33.84%) jQuery
7 10418 (33.16%) MVC
8 9870 (31.42%) AngularJS
9 8941 (28.46%) SQL
10 8897 (28.32%) HTML5
11 8624 (27.45%) ASP.NET
12 7574 (24.11%) SQL Server
13 7476 (23.80%) Web Development
14 7459 (23.74%) Java
15 6183 (19.68%) TDD
16 5722 (18.21%) PHP
17 5507 (17.53%) CSS3
18 5252 (16.72%) Git (software)
19 5018 (15.97%) Finance
20 5010 (15.95%) OO
21 5005 (15.93%) Scrum
22 4992 (15.89%) Front End Development
23 4682 (14.90%) ASP.NET MVC
24 4582 (14.58%) Node.js
25 4490 (14.29%) Web Services
26 4225 (13.45%) MySQL
27 4201 (13.37%) Microsoft
28 4096 (13.04%) Software Engineering
29 4026 (12.81%) Degree
30 3863 (12.30%) XML

JavaScript
Top Related 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 1759 (5.60%) CMS
2 993 (3.16%) Apache
2 993 (3.16%) IIS
3 985 (3.14%) WordPress
4 950 (3.02%) SharePoint
5 763 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
6 611 (1.94%) Tomcat
7 577 (1.84%) Drupal
8 530 (1.69%) Umbraco
9 476 (1.52%) JBoss
10 378 (1.20%) WebSphere
11 304 (0.97%) nginx
12 292 (0.93%) WebLogic
13 279 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
14 257 (0.82%) Confluence
15 214 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
16 209 (0.67%) Apache Spark
17 206 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 185 (0.59%) Apache Solr
19 183 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1654 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1019 (3.24%) Photoshop
3 449 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 287 (0.91%) MS Office
5 151 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 71 (0.23%) MS Visio
7 63 (0.20%) InDesign
7 63 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
8 62 (0.20%) Fireworks
9 38 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
10 35 (0.11%) InfoPath
11 31 (0.099%) GIMP
12 27 (0.086%) InVision
13 26 (0.083%) FrameMaker
14 21 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
15 18 (0.057%) SPSS
16 16 (0.051%) Adobe After Effects
17 14 (0.045%) UXPin
18 13 (0.041%) MS Project
19 8 (0.025%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 540 (1.72%) Magento
2 473 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 85 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 51 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
5 47 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 44 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
7 42 (0.13%) Shopify
7 42 (0.13%) Visualfiles
8 38 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
9 29 (0.092%) RMDS
9 29 (0.092%) SAP Business One
10 28 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
11 27 (0.086%) osCommerce
12 26 (0.083%) WebTrends
13 24 (0.076%) Eloqua
14 18 (0.057%) OpenCart
15 15 (0.048%) Oracle EBS
15 15 (0.048%) SAP ERP
16 14 (0.045%) Cognos Business Intelligence
17 13 (0.041%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1681 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1572 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 841 (2.68%) SaaS
4 694 (2.21%) GitHub
5 217 (0.69%) Google Analytics
6 190 (0.60%) Office 365
7 179 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
8 167 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
9 145 (0.46%) PaaS
10 125 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
11 101 (0.32%) Amazon S3
12 99 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
13 84 (0.27%) IaaS
14 68 (0.22%) Heroku
15 57 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
16 43 (0.14%) Google App Engine
17 42 (0.13%) Sage Pay
18 37 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
19 36 (0.11%) Slack
20 35 (0.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 807 (2.57%) HTTP
2 801 (2.55%) Internet
3 297 (0.95%) Intranet
4 244 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 168 (0.53%) DNS
6 123 (0.39%) SSL
7 117 (0.37%) Firewall
7 117 (0.37%) HTTPS
8 98 (0.31%) SMTP
9 83 (0.26%) LDAP
10 69 (0.22%) SSH
11 59 (0.19%) FTP
12 57 (0.18%) VPN
13 52 (0.17%) Network Security
14 48 (0.15%) SNMP
15 42 (0.13%) Wireshark
16 41 (0.13%) LAN
17 40 (0.13%) WAN
18 39 (0.12%) VoIP
19 38 (0.12%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7574 (24.11%) SQL Server
2 4225 (13.45%) MySQL
3 1967 (6.26%) NoSQL
4 1945 (6.19%) MongoDB
5 1489 (4.74%) Relational Database
6 887 (2.82%) Big Data
7 827 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 801 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
9 651 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 619 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 582 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 569 (1.81%) Redis
13 548 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
14 491 (1.56%) RDBMS
15 463 (1.47%) Hadoop
16 422 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
17 346 (1.10%) Oracle Database
18 230 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
19 163 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
20 157 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5252 (16.72%) Git (software)
2 2028 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1748 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1743 (5.55%) Subversion
5 1552 (4.94%) Jenkins
6 1238 (3.94%) Grunt
7 1197 (3.81%) Selenium
8 1195 (3.80%) gulp
9 1013 (3.22%) JIRA
10 924 (2.94%) Maven
11 751 (2.39%) NUnit
12 706 (2.25%) Jasmine
13 605 (1.93%) TeamCity
14 547 (1.74%) JUnit
15 467 (1.49%) Cucumber
16 349 (1.11%) Karma Test Runner
17 348 (1.11%) Mocha
18 341 (1.09%) Eclipse
18 341 (1.09%) webpack
19 304 (0.97%) PHPUnit
General
1 5018 (15.97%) Finance
2 1681 (5.35%) Marketing
3 1278 (4.07%) Banking
4 1153 (3.67%) Retail
5 1137 (3.62%) Games
6 944 (3.00%) Telecoms
7 848 (2.70%) Advertising
8 345 (1.10%) Law
9 319 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 318 (1.01%) Publishing
11 304 (0.97%) Legal
12 238 (0.76%) Investment Banking
13 206 (0.66%) Back Office
14 197 (0.63%) Electronics
15 187 (0.60%) Financial Institution
16 165 (0.53%) Music Industry
17 140 (0.45%) Front Office
18 136 (0.43%) Automotive
19 116 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
20 98 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24830 (79.03%) Developer
2 6893 (21.94%) .NET Developer
3 5687 (18.10%) C# Developer
4 4883 (15.54%) JavaScript Developer
5 4391 (13.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 4341 (13.82%) Senior Developer
7 3819 (12.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3368 (10.72%) Web Developer
9 2889 (9.20%) PHP Developer
10 2805 (8.93%) Java Developer
11 2631 (8.37%) ASP.NET Developer
12 2538 (8.08%) HTML Developer
13 2411 (7.67%) Software Developer
14 2269 (7.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 1943 (6.18%) HTML CSS Developer
16 1876 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 1656 (5.27%) Software Engineer
18 1455 (4.63%) Angular Developer
19 1446 (4.60%) Junior
20 1437 (4.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22340 (71.11%) HTML
2 20216 (64.35%) CSS
3 12487 (39.74%) .NET
4 10631 (33.84%) jQuery
5 9870 (31.42%) AngularJS
6 8897 (28.32%) HTML5
7 8624 (27.45%) ASP.NET
8 5507 (17.53%) CSS3
9 4682 (14.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4582 (14.58%) Node.js
11 4490 (14.29%) Web Services
12 3863 (12.30%) XML
13 3348 (10.66%) React
14 3152 (10.03%) .NET Framework
15 3062 (9.75%) Ajax
16 2695 (8.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 2611 (8.31%) REST
18 2606 (8.29%) Sass
19 2397 (7.63%) WCF
20 2383 (7.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3292 (10.48%) User Experience
2 2651 (8.44%) Computer Science
3 1462 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 1420 (4.52%) Mobile App
5 640 (2.04%) Fintech
6 608 (1.94%) Visualisation
7 565 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 520 (1.66%) Mathematics
9 437 (1.39%) iPad
10 316 (1.01%) Social Media
11 309 (0.98%) Algorithms
11 309 (0.98%) Client/Server
12 284 (0.90%) Data Structures
13 252 (0.80%) Digital Media
14 236 (0.75%) Management Information System
15 234 (0.74%) W3C
16 202 (0.64%) Online Games
17 183 (0.58%) Blog
18 180 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
19 161 (0.51%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3524 (11.22%) Linux
2 2195 (6.99%) Windows
3 1119 (3.56%) Android
4 1029 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 1012 (3.22%) Unix
6 352 (1.12%) Windows Server
7 184 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 160 (0.51%) CentOS
9 148 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 106 (0.34%) Mac OS X
10 106 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 93 (0.30%) Debian
12 80 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 74 (0.24%) Solaris
14 69 (0.22%) Windows Phone
15 60 (0.19%) Windows 8
16 52 (0.17%) Windows 7
17 34 (0.11%) AIX
18 33 (0.11%) VMS
18 33 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13658 (43.47%) Agile Software Development
2 10418 (33.16%) MVC
3 7476 (23.80%) Web Development
4 6183 (19.68%) TDD
5 5010 (15.95%) OO
6 5005 (15.93%) Scrum
7 4992 (15.89%) Front End Development
8 4096 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 2815 (8.96%) E-Commerce
10 2629 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
11 2428 (7.73%) SDLC
12 2279 (7.25%) BDD
13 2269 (7.22%) OOP
14 2087 (6.64%) Unit Testing
15 1715 (5.46%) Mentoring
16 1618 (5.15%) Open Source
17 1442 (4.59%) DevOps
18 1350 (4.30%) Responsive Web Design
19 1231 (3.92%) SOA
20 1090 (3.47%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12435 (39.58%) C#
2 8941 (28.46%) SQL
3 7459 (23.74%) Java
4 5722 (18.21%) PHP
5 2921 (9.30%) Python
6 1812 (5.77%) T-SQL
7 1760 (5.60%) Ruby
8 1562 (4.97%) C++
9 1403 (4.47%) VB.NET
10 817 (2.60%) Scala
11 787 (2.50%) TypeScript
12 708 (2.25%) C
13 702 (2.23%) ES6
14 619 (1.97%) Perl
15 542 (1.73%) PowerShell
16 515 (1.64%) PL/SQL
17 483 (1.54%) VB
18 379 (1.21%) Bash Shell
19 363 (1.16%) Objective-C
20 249 (0.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4026 (12.81%) Degree
2 638 (2.03%) Security Cleared
3 324 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 311 (0.99%) SC Cleared
5 222 (0.71%) DV Cleared
6 165 (0.53%) ISTQB
7 136 (0.43%) ISEB
8 115 (0.37%) PhD
9 86 (0.27%) PMI Certification
10 65 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 64 (0.20%) MCSD
12 55 (0.18%) CISSP
13 47 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
13 47 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
14 38 (0.12%) MCP
15 32 (0.10%) CISA
16 31 (0.099%) CEH
17 28 (0.089%) CCNA
17 28 (0.089%) CCNP
18 26 (0.083%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1346 (4.28%) QA
2 118 (0.38%) SLA
3 91 (0.29%) WAI
4 67 (0.21%) SDET
5 66 (0.21%) WCAG
6 57 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 32 (0.10%) ISO 9001
8 31 (0.099%) MiFID
9 29 (0.092%) Data Quality
10 26 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 24 (0.076%) HL7
12 18 (0.057%) GCP
13 11 (0.035%) GAMP
14 10 (0.032%) PA-DSS
15 8 (0.025%) HIPAA
16 7 (0.022%) ISO13485
17 5 (0.016%) SEPA
18 4 (0.013%) Actionable Recommendations
18 4 (0.013%) GAAP
19 3 (0.010%) SAS 70
System Software
1 896 (2.85%) Docker
2 211 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 198 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 91 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 73 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
6 44 (0.14%) Varnish
7 41 (0.13%) KVM
8 37 (0.12%) Xen
9 35 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
10 26 (0.083%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 22 (0.070%) NFS
11 22 (0.070%) VirtualBox
12 21 (0.067%) HDFS
12 21 (0.067%) SRDF
13 19 (0.060%) vSphere
14 18 (0.057%) Firmware
15 16 (0.051%) LXC
16 14 (0.045%) vCloud
17 11 (0.035%) XenApp
18 6 (0.019%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 477 (1.52%) Puppet
2 412 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
3 273 (0.87%) Ansible
4 99 (0.32%) Kubernetes
5 55 (0.18%) Nagios
6 54 (0.17%) Mesos
7 45 (0.14%) Kibana
8 35 (0.11%) Capistrano
9 32 (0.10%) Packer
10 29 (0.092%) Terraform
11 28 (0.089%) HAProxy
12 25 (0.080%) logstash
13 22 (0.070%) ZABBIX
14 21 (0.067%) Salt
15 17 (0.054%) cPanel
16 16 (0.051%) vRealize
17 15 (0.048%) HP Quality Center
18 14 (0.045%) Control-M
18 14 (0.045%) Grafana
19 13 (0.041%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4201 (13.37%) Microsoft
2 1873 (5.96%) Oracle
3 838 (2.67%) Google
4 830 (2.64%) Adobe
5 680 (2.16%) Zend
6 367 (1.17%) Sitecore
7 326 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 297 (0.95%) Xamarin
9 253 (0.81%) IBM
10 243 (0.77%) VMware
11 228 (0.73%) Twitter
12 227 (0.72%) EPiServer
13 221 (0.70%) SAP
14 191 (0.61%) Facebook
15 157 (0.50%) Apple
16 145 (0.46%) ServiceNow
17 140 (0.45%) Atlassian
18 137 (0.44%) Red Hat
19 114 (0.36%) hybris
20 104 (0.33%) Tableau
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