Period
to 16 January 2021

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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 4 9 12
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 -6
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 313 378 407
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 23.03% 14.54% 12.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.70% 33.54% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 311 380 447
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £26,550
90th Percentile £77,500 £63,750 £71,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%

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 769 1,127 1,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 56.59% 43.35% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 656 1,007 1,048
Median annual salary £51,000 £45,000 £42,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.96% +0.88%
10th Percentile £34,875 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £48,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.23% +3.53% +6.25%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Birmingham

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JavaScript in Birmingham.

Salary trend for JavaScript in Birmingham

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, 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.

1 168 (53.67%) HTML
2 165 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (50.16%) CSS
4 138 (44.09%) AngularJS
5 126 (40.26%) React
6 115 (36.74%) .NET
7 112 (35.78%) C#
8 98 (31.31%) DevOps
8 98 (31.31%) REST
9 97 (30.99%) Azure
10 92 (29.39%) MVC
11 89 (28.43%) Node.js
12 87 (27.80%) SQL
13 85 (27.16%) Microservices
14 78 (24.92%) jQuery
15 66 (21.09%) Python
15 66 (21.09%) TDD
16 65 (20.77%) Front End Development
17 62 (19.81%) Microsoft
18 59 (18.85%) AWS
19 56 (17.89%) SQL Server
20 51 (16.29%) Git (software)
21 50 (15.97%) .NET Framework
22 49 (15.65%) Vue.js
22 49 (15.65%) Test Automation
23 47 (15.02%) Degree
24 46 (14.70%) Java
25 45 (14.38%) ASP.NET
26 44 (14.06%) Fintech
27 41 (13.10%) SaaS

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 20 (6.39%) CMS
2 16 (5.11%) IIS
2 16 (5.11%) Umbraco
3 11 (3.51%) Confluence
4 9 (2.88%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.56%) JBoss
5 8 (2.56%) WordPress
6 7 (2.24%) GlassFish
6 7 (2.24%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.28%) Kentico
7 4 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.64%) Drupal
9 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (3.51%) InVision
1 11 (3.51%) Sketch
2 10 (3.19%) Figma
3 5 (1.60%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.24%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (1.92%) Shopify
3 5 (1.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.28%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.64%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.32%) Magento
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 97 (30.99%) Azure
2 59 (18.85%) AWS
3 41 (13.10%) SaaS
4 34 (10.86%) Serverless
5 33 (10.54%) GCP
6 32 (10.22%) AWS Lambda
7 20 (6.39%) npm
8 10 (3.19%) Force.com
9 8 (2.56%) GitHub
9 8 (2.56%) Power Platform
10 5 (1.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (1.60%) AWS CodeBuild
10 5 (1.60%) Power Automate
11 4 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (1.28%) Office 365
11 4 (1.28%) Yarn
12 3 (0.96%) Logic Apps
12 3 (0.96%) PowerApps
13 2 (0.64%) Boomi
14 1 (0.32%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.32%) DNS
1 1 (0.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.22%) MongoDB
3 21 (6.71%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.79%) MySQL
5 14 (4.47%) Redis
5 14 (4.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (3.19%) Cosmos DB
7 5 (1.60%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.28%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.32%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.32%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 51 (16.29%) Git (software)
2 20 (6.39%) gulp
2 20 (6.39%) Visual Studio
3 17 (5.43%) Bitbucket
4 16 (5.11%) JIRA
5 14 (4.47%) JUnit
5 14 (4.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 14 (4.47%) TeamCity
6 13 (4.15%) jspm
6 13 (4.15%) Selenium
7 12 (3.83%) Mockito
7 12 (3.83%) Moq
7 12 (3.83%) MSTest
7 12 (3.83%) NUnit
7 12 (3.83%) webpack
8 10 (3.19%) Jenkins
9 9 (2.88%) Artifactory
9 9 (2.88%) Visual Studio Code
10 8 (2.56%) GitLab
10 8 (2.56%) Storybook
General
1 20 (6.39%) Finance
2 19 (6.07%) Public Sector
3 12 (3.83%) Retail
4 5 (1.60%) Advertising
4 5 (1.60%) Back Office
5 4 (1.28%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.96%) Marketing
6 3 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.64%) Games
7 2 (0.64%) Law
7 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Billing
8 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 208 (66.45%) Developer
2 50 (15.97%) Full Stack Developer
3 36 (11.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 35 (11.18%) Senior Developer
5 29 (9.27%) React Developer
6 27 (8.63%) Java Developer
7 25 (7.99%) PHP Developer
8 24 (7.67%) C# Developer
8 24 (7.67%) Lead Developer
9 21 (6.71%) Software Engineer
10 19 (6.07%) .NET Developer
11 18 (5.75%) Python Engineer
12 17 (5.43%) Angular Developer
12 17 (5.43%) Principal Engineer
13 16 (5.11%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (5.11%) Umbraco Developer
14 15 (4.79%) SC Cleared Java Developer
15 14 (4.47%) Software Developer
16 13 (4.15%) SQL Developer
16 13 (4.15%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (53.67%) HTML
2 157 (50.16%) CSS
3 138 (44.09%) AngularJS
4 126 (40.26%) React
5 115 (36.74%) .NET
6 98 (31.31%) REST
7 89 (28.43%) Node.js
8 78 (24.92%) jQuery
9 50 (15.97%) .NET Framework
10 49 (15.65%) Vue.js
11 45 (14.38%) ASP.NET
12 40 (12.78%) HTML5
13 37 (11.82%) RESTful
14 36 (11.50%) Ajax
14 36 (11.50%) Sass
15 34 (10.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 33 (10.54%) JSON
17 31 (9.90%) Django
18 30 (9.58%) Flask
19 29 (9.27%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.86%) User Experience
2 21 (6.71%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.79%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (4.15%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.56%) W3C
6 5 (1.60%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.28%) Blog
7 4 (1.28%) Graphic Design
7 4 (1.28%) Social Media
8 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.64%) PlayStation
8 2 (0.64%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.32%) AS400
9 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.32%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.32%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) RIA
9 1 (0.32%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.07%) Windows
2 4 (1.28%) Android
2 4 (1.28%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.28%) Linux
3 3 (0.96%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (31.31%) DevOps
3 92 (29.39%) MVC
4 85 (27.16%) Microservices
5 66 (21.09%) TDD
6 65 (20.77%) Front End Development
7 49 (15.65%) Test Automation
8 44 (14.06%) Fintech
9 38 (12.14%) BDD
10 35 (11.18%) Software Engineering
11 34 (10.86%) Mentoring
11 34 (10.86%) Technical Leadership
12 30 (9.58%) E-Commerce
13 25 (7.99%) SDLC
13 25 (7.99%) Web Development
14 22 (7.03%) Multithreading
14 22 (7.03%) Scrum
15 21 (6.71%) Collaborative Working
16 19 (6.07%) Project Management
16 19 (6.07%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 112 (35.78%) C#
2 87 (27.80%) SQL
3 66 (21.09%) Python
4 46 (14.70%) Java
5 39 (12.46%) PHP
6 36 (11.50%) T-SQL
7 35 (11.18%) TypeScript
8 28 (8.95%) PowerShell
9 27 (8.63%) ES6
10 17 (5.43%) Perl
11 16 (5.11%) Java 8
12 14 (4.47%) C++
13 13 (4.15%) Go
14 12 (3.83%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.92%) Kotlin
16 5 (1.60%) Ruby
17 3 (0.96%) ES7
17 3 (0.96%) ES8
17 3 (0.96%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (15.02%) Degree
2 34 (10.86%) SC Cleared
2 34 (10.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.96%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.32%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.47%) QA
System Software
1 21 (6.71%) Docker
2 1 (0.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (6.07%) Kubernetes
2 12 (3.83%) Terraform
3 9 (2.88%) MIIS
3 9 (2.88%) Single Sign-On
4 7 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.64%) Ansible
5 2 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 62 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.75%) Google
3 10 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (2.88%) Oracle
5 8 (2.56%) IBM
6 4 (1.28%) Intel
6 4 (1.28%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.96%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.64%) UiPath
9 1 (0.32%) Apple
9 1 (0.32%) Dell
9 1 (0.32%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.32%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.32%) Sparx