Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 512 673 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.92% 16.22% 13.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.41% 39.26% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 508 649 534
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,688
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +0.79% -0.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 1,630 1,714 1,685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 44.32% 41.30% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,363 1,478 1,507
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 381 (74.41%) HTML
2 350 (68.36%) CSS
3 202 (39.45%) PHP
4 194 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
5 166 (32.42%) SQL
6 165 (32.23%) .NET
7 164 (32.03%) C#
8 157 (30.66%) AngularJS
9 143 (27.93%) MVC
10 133 (25.98%) Java
11 132 (25.78%) Web Development
12 129 (25.20%) jQuery
13 119 (23.24%) HTML5
14 115 (22.46%) MySQL
15 110 (21.48%) Front End Development
16 99 (19.34%) ASP.NET
17 97 (18.95%) Node.js
18 95 (18.55%) SQL Server
19 94 (18.36%) Git (software)
20 90 (17.58%) Linux
20 90 (17.58%) Microsoft
21 87 (16.99%) TDD
22 73 (14.26%) Mobile App
23 63 (12.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 63 (12.30%) Laravel
24 61 (11.91%) RESTful
25 59 (11.52%) React
26 57 (11.13%) Scrum
27 51 (9.96%) CMS
27 51 (9.96%) CSS3

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 51 (9.96%) CMS
2 42 (8.20%) WordPress
3 30 (5.86%) Apache
3 30 (5.86%) Drupal
4 21 (4.10%) SharePoint
5 16 (3.13%) JBoss
6 12 (2.34%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.17%) nginx
8 6 (1.17%) OpenEdge
8 6 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.98%) IIS
10 4 (0.78%) Confluence
11 3 (0.59%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.59%) SAS
12 2 (0.39%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.39%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.20%) Liferay
Applications
1 14 (2.73%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.39%) InDesign
6 1 (0.20%) GIMP
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 18 (3.52%) Magento
2 10 (1.95%) Shopify
3 5 (0.98%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.78%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 48 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (5.47%) GitHub
4 16 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (2.93%) npm
6 13 (2.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 12 (2.34%) Dynamics 365
7 12 (2.34%) Office 365
8 8 (1.56%) Amazon S3
9 7 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (1.37%) Datadog
10 5 (0.98%) SaaS
11 2 (0.39%) Serverless
12 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.20%) IaaS
12 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.98%) CTI
2 3 (0.59%) Internet
2 3 (0.59%) Intranet
2 3 (0.59%) SSH
3 2 (0.39%) HTTP
3 2 (0.39%) Network Security
3 2 (0.39%) SMS
4 1 (0.20%) FTP
4 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.20%) Skype
4 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (22.46%) MySQL
2 95 (18.55%) SQL Server
3 42 (8.20%) NoSQL
4 35 (6.84%) Relational Database
5 15 (2.93%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.54%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.34%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.98%) Big Data
11 5 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.98%) DB2
11 5 (0.98%) MarkLogic
12 4 (0.78%) Hazelcast
12 4 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.59%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 94 (18.36%) Git (software)
2 37 (7.23%) Jenkins
3 32 (6.25%) JUnit
4 27 (5.27%) gulp
5 26 (5.08%) webpack
6 23 (4.49%) Maven
7 22 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (4.10%) Visual Studio
9 18 (3.52%) Subversion
10 17 (3.32%) JIRA
11 16 (3.13%) Bitbucket
11 16 (3.13%) PhantomJS
12 14 (2.73%) Cucumber
12 14 (2.73%) GitLab
12 14 (2.73%) Jasmine
12 14 (2.73%) Selenium
13 12 (2.34%) Grunt
13 12 (2.34%) PHPUnit
13 12 (2.34%) Vagrant
14 10 (1.95%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 49 (9.57%) Finance
2 43 (8.40%) Marketing
3 38 (7.42%) Advertising
4 25 (4.88%) Retail
5 18 (3.52%) Telecoms
6 17 (3.32%) Automotive
7 14 (2.73%) Electronics
7 14 (2.73%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.54%) Banking
9 10 (1.95%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.37%) Games
10 7 (1.37%) Legal
11 2 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 442 (86.33%) Developer
2 108 (21.09%) PHP Developer
3 106 (20.70%) Senior Developer
4 77 (15.04%) .NET Developer
5 76 (14.84%) Web Developer
6 73 (14.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 69 (13.48%) C# Developer
8 65 (12.70%) JavaScript Developer
9 64 (12.50%) HTML Developer
10 62 (12.11%) Java Developer
11 54 (10.55%) HTML CSS Developer
12 46 (8.98%) C# .NET Developer
13 43 (8.40%) PHP Web Developer
14 42 (8.20%) ASP.NET Developer
14 42 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 38 (7.42%) Full Stack Developer
16 35 (6.84%) Software Developer
17 29 (5.66%) SQL Developer
18 27 (5.27%) Senior Java Developer
19 24 (4.69%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (74.41%) HTML
2 350 (68.36%) CSS
3 165 (32.23%) .NET
4 157 (30.66%) AngularJS
5 129 (25.20%) jQuery
6 119 (23.24%) HTML5
7 99 (19.34%) ASP.NET
8 97 (18.95%) Node.js
9 63 (12.30%) Laravel
9 63 (12.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 61 (11.91%) RESTful
11 59 (11.52%) React
12 51 (9.96%) CSS3
13 48 (9.38%) Sass
14 47 (9.18%) XML
15 46 (8.98%) ASP.NET MVC
15 46 (8.98%) REST
15 46 (8.98%) Web Services
16 43 (8.40%) Spring
17 40 (7.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 73 (14.26%) Mobile App
2 36 (7.03%) Computer Science
3 29 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (5.66%) User Experience
4 25 (4.88%) Linux Command Line
5 17 (3.32%) Fintech
6 15 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (2.93%) Social Media
7 12 (2.34%) Music Streaming
8 8 (1.56%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.37%) Data Centre
10 5 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.98%) Graphic Design
10 5 (0.98%) iSeries
11 4 (0.78%) Blog
11 4 (0.78%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.59%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.59%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.39%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.39%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 90 (17.58%) Linux
2 31 (6.05%) Android
3 30 (5.86%) Apple iOS
4 25 (4.88%) Windows
5 15 (2.93%) Unix
6 3 (0.59%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.39%) CentOS
8 1 (0.20%) Debian
8 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (27.93%) MVC
3 132 (25.78%) Web Development
4 110 (21.48%) Front End Development
5 87 (16.99%) TDD
6 57 (11.13%) Scrum
7 47 (9.18%) Mentoring
8 43 (8.40%) Test Automation
9 40 (7.81%) Software Engineering
10 39 (7.62%) Mobile Application Development
10 39 (7.62%) SDLC
11 38 (7.42%) E-Commerce
12 33 (6.45%) Open Source
12 33 (6.45%) Web Application Development
13 32 (6.25%) BDD
13 32 (6.25%) OO
14 28 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (5.27%) Content Management
16 26 (5.08%) OOP
17 25 (4.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 202 (39.45%) PHP
2 166 (32.42%) SQL
3 164 (32.03%) C#
4 133 (25.98%) Java
5 39 (7.62%) Python
6 21 (4.10%) XPath
7 18 (3.52%) C
7 18 (3.52%) PowerShell
8 17 (3.32%) Ruby
9 15 (2.93%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.54%) Perl
11 11 (2.15%) C++
11 11 (2.15%) Scala
12 9 (1.76%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.76%) VBScript
13 8 (1.56%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.17%) OpenEdge ABL
14 6 (1.17%) PHP 7
14 6 (1.17%) VB
15 5 (0.98%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 48 (9.38%) Degree
2 27 (5.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.98%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.78%) PhD
7 3 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.59%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.20%) MCSD
8 1 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (6.84%) Docker
2 8 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.20%) HDFS
6 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.56%) Puppet
3 7 (1.37%) Ansible
3 7 (1.37%) Capistrano
3 7 (1.37%) Pingdom
3 7 (1.37%) Salt
3 7 (1.37%) SCVMM
4 3 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.59%) SCCM
4 3 (0.59%) SCOM
5 1 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.20%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 90 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 25 (4.88%) Oracle
3 13 (2.54%) Xamarin
4 11 (2.15%) Adobe
5 10 (1.95%) ServiceNow
5 10 (1.95%) Sitecore
6 9 (1.76%) Citrix
7 8 (1.56%) VMware
8 7 (1.37%) BMC
8 7 (1.37%) Rackspace
8 7 (1.37%) Splunk
8 7 (1.37%) Zend
9 6 (1.17%) Progress
9 6 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.17%) Telerik
10 5 (0.98%) Google
10 5 (0.98%) IBM
10 5 (0.98%) Siebel
10 5 (0.98%) Talend
11 4 (0.78%) Twitter