Period
to 23 July 2018

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 102 84
Rank change year-on-year -45 -18 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 51 97 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.31% 2.52% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 2.62% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 48 96 143
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% - -21.69%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +11.11% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,758 3,709 4,607
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 96.49% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,739 3,093 3,466
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in Birmingham

JavaScript Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for JavaScript Developer in Birmingham

JavaScript Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript Developer in Birmingham

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, JavaScript Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (45.10%) AngularJS
4 22 (43.14%) NoSQL
5 16 (31.37%) React
5 16 (31.37%) TDD
6 15 (29.41%) BDD
7 14 (27.45%) HTML
7 14 (27.45%) CSS
8 13 (25.49%) XML
8 13 (25.49%) C#
9 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
9 12 (23.53%) Java
9 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 11 (21.57%) Ajax
10 11 (21.57%) Spring
10 11 (21.57%) Analytics
10 11 (21.57%) Node.js
11 10 (19.61%) REST
11 10 (19.61%) Web Services
12 9 (17.65%) Degree
12 9 (17.65%) JSON
12 9 (17.65%) PHP
12 9 (17.65%) PhD
12 9 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (17.65%) Big Data
12 9 (17.65%) Hazelcast
12 9 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (13.73%) Web Development
14 6 (11.76%) jQuery

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (7.84%) Apache
2 1 (1.96%) Confluence
2 1 (1.96%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) GIMP
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) SaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (3.92%) CloudFront
2 2 (3.92%) Serverless
3 1 (1.96%) G Suite
3 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (43.14%) NoSQL
2 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 9 (17.65%) Big Data
3 9 (17.65%) Hazelcast
4 4 (7.84%) MySQL
4 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.88%) Geospatial Data
5 3 (5.88%) GIS
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.84%) Vagrant
3 3 (5.88%) Bower
3 3 (5.88%) Grunt
3 3 (5.88%) gulp
3 3 (5.88%) Jasmine
3 3 (5.88%) Yeoman
4 1 (1.96%) JIRA
4 1 (1.96%) webpack
General
1 1 (1.96%) Games
1 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.96%) Marketing
1 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) AngularJS
2 16 (31.37%) React
3 14 (27.45%) CSS
3 14 (27.45%) HTML
4 13 (25.49%) XML
5 11 (21.57%) Ajax
5 11 (21.57%) Node.js
5 11 (21.57%) Spring
6 10 (19.61%) REST
6 10 (19.61%) Web Services
7 9 (17.65%) JSON
7 9 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (11.76%) CSS3
8 6 (11.76%) jQuery
9 5 (9.80%) HTML5
9 5 (9.80%) Sass
10 4 (7.84%) CodeIgniter
10 4 (7.84%) Laravel
10 4 (7.84%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 3 (5.88%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.96%) Fintech
3 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) TDD
3 15 (29.41%) BDD
4 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 11 (21.57%) Analytics
6 7 (13.73%) Web Development
7 5 (9.80%) Microservices
7 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.84%) OO PHP
8 4 (7.84%) Project Management
8 4 (7.84%) Tech Ops
9 3 (5.88%) Change Management
9 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.88%) DevOps
9 3 (5.88%) Front End Development
9 3 (5.88%) OO
9 3 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (5.88%) Time Management
9 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (25.49%) C#
3 12 (23.53%) Java
4 9 (17.65%) PHP
5 4 (7.84%) SQL
6 2 (3.92%) ES6
6 2 (3.92%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) ES8
7 1 (1.96%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
1 9 (17.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Zend
2 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.96%) Google
2 1 (1.96%) IFS