Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 471 618 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.42% 16.22% 12.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.91% 37.21% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 475 575 497
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

JavaScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,629 1,661 1,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.96% 43.60% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,348 1,448 1,409
Birmingham median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.88% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,319 £26,250 £27,450
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Birmingham

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in Birmingham

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing JavaScript 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 across the Birmingham region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 318 (67.52%) HTML
2 304 (64.54%) CSS
3 198 (42.04%) C#
4 189 (40.13%) SQL
5 177 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
6 175 (37.15%) .NET
7 150 (31.85%) PHP
8 137 (29.09%) AngularJS
9 131 (27.81%) MVC
10 124 (26.33%) Web Development
11 120 (25.48%) ASP.NET
12 116 (24.63%) HTML5
13 109 (23.14%) Java
14 100 (21.23%) TDD
15 94 (19.96%) jQuery
16 91 (19.32%) Microsoft
17 89 (18.90%) SQL Server
18 86 (18.26%) MySQL
19 80 (16.99%) Node.js
20 75 (15.92%) Linux
21 72 (15.29%) Front End Development
22 68 (14.44%) Git (software)
23 61 (12.95%) KnockoutJS
24 56 (11.89%) REST
24 56 (11.89%) CSS3
25 55 (11.68%) Finance
26 54 (11.46%) RESTful
27 52 (11.04%) JSON
28 51 (10.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 49 (10.40%) Web Services

JavaScript
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 33 (7.01%) WordPress
2 29 (6.16%) Apache
3 24 (5.10%) SharePoint
4 22 (4.67%) CMS
5 16 (3.40%) Drupal
6 9 (1.91%) JBoss
7 8 (1.70%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.27%) OpenEdge
9 5 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.85%) IIS
11 3 (0.64%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.64%) Confluence
12 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.21%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.21%) Liferay
13 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (1.27%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.21%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 28 (5.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (4.03%) Magento
3 5 (1.06%) NetSuite
3 5 (1.06%) Shopify
4 2 (0.42%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 37 (7.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.82%) Dynamics 365
4 17 (3.61%) GitHub
5 14 (2.97%) Office 365
5 14 (2.97%) SaaS
6 7 (1.49%) Serverless
7 5 (1.06%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.85%) npm
9 3 (0.64%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.42%) Datadog
11 1 (0.21%) IaaS
11 1 (0.21%) PaaS
11 1 (0.21%) Slack
11 1 (0.21%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.64%) SSH
1 3 (0.64%) SSL
2 2 (0.42%) Internet
2 2 (0.42%) Intranet
2 2 (0.42%) Network Security
2 2 (0.42%) SMS
3 1 (0.21%) AMQP
3 1 (0.21%) CTI
3 1 (0.21%) HTTP
3 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.21%) Modbus
3 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (18.90%) SQL Server
2 86 (18.26%) MySQL
3 36 (7.64%) Relational Database
4 32 (6.79%) NoSQL
5 24 (5.10%) SQL Server 2016
6 20 (4.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (2.76%) Hazelcast
8 12 (2.55%) Big Data
9 11 (2.34%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (1.91%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.42%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 68 (14.44%) Git (software)
2 26 (5.52%) Jasmine
3 24 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (5.10%) webpack
4 23 (4.88%) Subversion
4 23 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 22 (4.67%) JIRA
6 20 (4.25%) Karma Test Runner
6 20 (4.25%) PhantomJS
7 15 (3.18%) JUnit
8 14 (2.97%) Maven
9 11 (2.34%) Jenkins
10 9 (1.91%) gulp
10 9 (1.91%) Selenium
11 8 (1.70%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.70%) TeamCity
12 7 (1.49%) Cucumber
12 7 (1.49%) Vagrant
12 7 (1.49%) WebDriver
13 5 (1.06%) PHPUnit
General
1 55 (11.68%) Finance
2 47 (9.98%) Advertising
3 31 (6.58%) Retail
4 25 (5.31%) Legal
5 22 (4.67%) Marketing
6 12 (2.55%) Automotive
7 9 (1.91%) Banking
8 8 (1.70%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.70%) Games
9 5 (1.06%) Law
9 5 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.64%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.42%) Electronics
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 424 (90.02%) Developer
2 98 (20.81%) .NET Developer
3 96 (20.38%) C# Developer
4 80 (16.99%) Senior Developer
5 69 (14.65%) PHP Developer
6 65 (13.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 64 (13.59%) Java Developer
8 59 (12.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 59 (12.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 53 (11.25%) Web Developer
10 48 (10.19%) Software Developer
11 46 (9.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 41 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
13 33 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 32 (6.79%) Full Stack Developer
15 27 (5.73%) PHP Web Developer
16 20 (4.25%) Senior C# Developer
17 19 (4.03%) Senior Java Developer
17 19 (4.03%) Senior Software Developer
17 19 (4.03%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (67.52%) HTML
2 304 (64.54%) CSS
3 175 (37.15%) .NET
4 137 (29.09%) AngularJS
5 120 (25.48%) ASP.NET
6 116 (24.63%) HTML5
7 94 (19.96%) jQuery
8 80 (16.99%) Node.js
9 61 (12.95%) KnockoutJS
10 56 (11.89%) CSS3
10 56 (11.89%) REST
11 54 (11.46%) RESTful
12 52 (11.04%) JSON
13 51 (10.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 49 (10.40%) Web Services
15 48 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC
15 48 (10.19%) React
16 41 (8.70%) Spring
16 41 (8.70%) XML
17 38 (8.07%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.19%) Mobile App
2 40 (8.49%) Greenfield Project
3 33 (7.01%) Computer Science
4 23 (4.88%) Music Streaming
5 21 (4.46%) User Experience
6 20 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (3.82%) Linux Command Line
8 15 (3.18%) Fintech
9 12 (2.55%) Social Media
10 5 (1.06%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.85%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.64%) Blog
13 2 (0.42%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.42%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.42%) New Media
13 2 (0.42%) Replication
13 2 (0.42%) Self-Motivation
14 1 (0.21%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.21%) Public Cloud
14 1 (0.21%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 75 (15.92%) Linux
2 17 (3.61%) Windows
3 11 (2.34%) Android
3 11 (2.34%) Unix
4 10 (2.12%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.64%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.42%) CentOS
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (27.81%) MVC
3 124 (26.33%) Web Development
4 100 (21.23%) TDD
5 72 (15.29%) Front End Development
6 42 (8.92%) Scrum
7 40 (8.49%) Mentoring
8 39 (8.28%) Web Application Development
9 37 (7.86%) OO
10 36 (7.64%) Software Engineering
11 32 (6.79%) CRM
12 31 (6.58%) BDD
12 31 (6.58%) SDLC
13 30 (6.37%) Analytics
14 27 (5.73%) Domain-Driven Design
15 25 (5.31%) Dependency Injection
16 24 (5.10%) Microservices
17 23 (4.88%) E-Commerce
17 23 (4.88%) Test Automation
18 20 (4.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 198 (42.04%) C#
2 189 (40.13%) SQL
3 150 (31.85%) PHP
4 109 (23.14%) Java
5 18 (3.82%) Python
6 15 (3.18%) T-SQL
7 11 (2.34%) C
7 11 (2.34%) TypeScript
8 10 (2.12%) Java 8
8 10 (2.12%) VB.NET
9 9 (1.91%) VB
10 7 (1.49%) C++
10 7 (1.49%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.49%) Ruby
10 7 (1.49%) Scala
11 6 (1.27%) OpenEdge ABL
11 6 (1.27%) XPath
12 5 (1.06%) ES6
12 5 (1.06%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (9.34%) Degree
2 20 (4.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.55%) PhD
4 7 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.64%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.42%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.18%) QA
2 3 (0.64%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (3.82%) Docker
2 4 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.42%) Capistrano
1 2 (0.42%) Pingdom
1 2 (0.42%) Terraform
2 1 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.21%) Packer
2 1 (0.21%) Puppet
2 1 (0.21%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 91 (19.32%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.67%) Xamarin
3 13 (2.76%) Oracle
4 11 (2.34%) Adobe
4 11 (2.34%) Sitecore
5 6 (1.27%) Google
5 6 (1.27%) Progress
5 6 (1.27%) SAP
5 6 (1.27%) Telerik
5 6 (1.27%) Twitter
5 6 (1.27%) Zend
6 3 (0.64%) Epicor
6 3 (0.64%) IFS
6 3 (0.64%) Infor
6 3 (0.64%) LexisNexis
6 3 (0.64%) Sage
6 3 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.42%) HP
7 2 (0.42%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.42%) Xero