Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +5
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 460 619 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.08% 16.25% 16.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.21% 34.12% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 416 588 742
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,525
90th Percentile £66,875 £63,750 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%

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 1,428 1,814 1,879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 40.60% 47.62% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,185 1,560 1,580
Birmingham median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +2.63%

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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 272 (59.13%) HTML
2 255 (55.43%) CSS
3 229 (49.78%) C#
4 219 (47.61%) Agile Software Development
5 177 (38.48%) .NET
6 141 (30.65%) AngularJS
7 134 (29.13%) SQL
8 117 (25.43%) TDD
9 115 (25.00%) Java
10 102 (22.17%) MVC
11 101 (21.96%) HTML5
12 96 (20.87%) jQuery
13 94 (20.43%) SQL Server
14 92 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 88 (19.13%) Microsoft Azure
16 87 (18.91%) React
17 86 (18.70%) ASP.NET
18 81 (17.61%) Web Development
19 80 (17.39%) PHP
20 72 (15.65%) Finance
21 70 (15.22%) Scrum
22 68 (14.78%) Front End Development
23 67 (14.57%) Git (software)
24 65 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
24 65 (14.13%) CSS3
25 62 (13.48%) Node.js
26 59 (12.83%) Relational Database
27 57 (12.39%) Degree
28 56 (12.17%) Web Services
29 54 (11.74%) Mentoring

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 26 (5.65%) CMS
2 19 (4.13%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.70%) Anypoint
4 15 (3.26%) Mule
5 13 (2.83%) Confluence
5 13 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (2.83%) Joomla!
6 12 (2.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 10 (2.17%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.74%) Apache
9 7 (1.52%) Umbraco
9 7 (1.52%) WordPress
10 6 (1.30%) Apache Solr
10 6 (1.30%) Drupal
11 4 (0.87%) nginx
11 4 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.22%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.22%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 10 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.30%) Mingle
3 5 (1.09%) Maya
4 3 (0.65%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.22%) ArchiCAD
5 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.22%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.22%) Revit
Business Applications
1 14 (3.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) Magento
2 3 (0.65%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.22%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 88 (19.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (4.35%) GitHub
4 18 (3.91%) Office 365
5 17 (3.70%) Serverless
6 10 (2.17%) npm
7 6 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (1.09%) SaaS
9 3 (0.65%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.65%) PaaS
9 3 (0.65%) Slack
9 3 (0.65%) Trello
10 2 (0.43%) Azure Functions
10 2 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 2 (0.43%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.30%) Internet
1 6 (1.30%) Intranet
1 6 (1.30%) Skype
2 5 (1.09%) HTTP
3 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (20.43%) SQL Server
2 59 (12.83%) Relational Database
3 40 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 32 (6.96%) MySQL
5 15 (3.26%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.74%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (1.74%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (1.52%) Big Data
10 5 (1.09%) GIS
10 5 (1.09%) Hazelcast
10 5 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.65%) EDMS
11 3 (0.65%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 67 (14.57%) Git (software)
2 49 (10.65%) Jenkins
3 42 (9.13%) Maven
4 33 (7.17%) Selenium
5 31 (6.74%) JIRA
6 26 (5.65%) JUnit
6 26 (5.65%) Visual Studio
7 23 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (4.13%) Jasmine
9 18 (3.91%) TeamCity
9 18 (3.91%) TestNG
10 17 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
11 16 (3.48%) PHPUnit
11 16 (3.48%) WebDriver
11 16 (3.48%) webpack
12 14 (3.04%) Cucumber
12 14 (3.04%) PhantomJS
13 12 (2.61%) Bower
13 12 (2.61%) Visual Studio Team System
14 11 (2.39%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 72 (15.65%) Finance
2 47 (10.22%) Marketing
3 14 (3.04%) Financial Institution
4 13 (2.83%) Retail
5 11 (2.39%) Automotive
6 6 (1.30%) Advertising
6 6 (1.30%) Legal
7 5 (1.09%) Publishing
8 4 (0.87%) Back Office
9 3 (0.65%) Games
10 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 365 (79.35%) Developer
2 82 (17.83%) Senior Developer
3 81 (17.61%) C# Developer
4 79 (17.17%) .NET Developer
5 60 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 45 (9.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 39 (8.48%) PHP Developer
8 37 (8.04%) React Developer
9 35 (7.61%) Software Developer
9 35 (7.61%) Web Developer
10 33 (7.17%) Java Developer
11 30 (6.52%) Full Stack Developer
12 25 (5.43%) Architect
13 23 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
13 23 (5.00%) Junior
13 23 (5.00%) Junior Developer
14 22 (4.78%) Senior C# Developer
15 19 (4.13%) Senior .NET Developer
16 18 (3.91%) ASP.NET Developer
16 18 (3.91%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (59.13%) HTML
2 255 (55.43%) CSS
3 177 (38.48%) .NET
4 141 (30.65%) AngularJS
5 101 (21.96%) HTML5
6 96 (20.87%) jQuery
7 87 (18.91%) React
8 86 (18.70%) ASP.NET
9 65 (14.13%) CSS3
10 62 (13.48%) Node.js
11 56 (12.17%) Web Services
12 51 (11.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 49 (10.65%) RESTful
14 48 (10.43%) JSON
14 48 (10.43%) KnockoutJS
15 45 (9.78%) REST
16 41 (8.91%) ASP.NET Web API
17 37 (8.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 36 (7.83%) .NET Framework
18 36 (7.83%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.09%) User Experience
3 24 (5.22%) Mobile App
4 21 (4.57%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (3.70%) NHS
6 11 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.96%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.96%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.52%) Fintech
9 6 (1.30%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.09%) Device Driver
10 5 (1.09%) FMCG
10 5 (1.09%) PDA
10 5 (1.09%) Replication
10 5 (1.09%) Social Media
10 5 (1.09%) Taxonomies
10 5 (1.09%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.87%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.65%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.48%) Windows
2 14 (3.04%) Linux
3 13 (2.83%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.52%) Android
5 5 (1.09%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.87%) Unix
7 1 (0.22%) Debian
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (47.61%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (25.43%) TDD
3 102 (22.17%) MVC
4 81 (17.61%) Web Development
5 70 (15.22%) Scrum
6 68 (14.78%) Front End Development
7 65 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
8 54 (11.74%) Mentoring
9 49 (10.65%) SDLC
10 44 (9.57%) OO
11 43 (9.35%) Test Automation
12 40 (8.70%) Software Engineering
13 38 (8.26%) DevOps
14 36 (7.83%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (6.74%) OOP
16 30 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
17 29 (6.30%) BDD
17 29 (6.30%) CRM
18 28 (6.09%) Unit Testing
19 27 (5.87%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 229 (49.78%) C#
2 134 (29.13%) SQL
3 115 (25.00%) Java
4 80 (17.39%) PHP
5 48 (10.43%) Python
6 25 (5.43%) Perl
7 21 (4.57%) VB.NET
8 14 (3.04%) T-SQL
9 11 (2.39%) Java 8
9 11 (2.39%) TypeScript
10 9 (1.96%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 9 (1.96%) VBScript
11 7 (1.52%) R
11 7 (1.52%) Ruby
12 6 (1.30%) XPath
13 5 (1.09%) Scala
14 3 (0.65%) Groovy
14 3 (0.65%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.43%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (12.39%) Degree
2 26 (5.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.52%) HND
4 7 (1.52%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (0.65%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.43%) PhD
6 2 (0.43%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) ISEB
7 1 (0.22%) MCSD
7 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.70%) QA
2 3 (0.65%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (2.83%) Docker
2 9 (1.96%) Varnish
3 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (4.13%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.61%) Puppet
3 5 (1.09%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.87%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 92 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.43%) Xamarin
3 14 (3.04%) Adobe
4 10 (2.17%) Atlassian
4 10 (2.17%) Oracle
5 8 (1.74%) Apple
6 7 (1.52%) MuleSoft
6 7 (1.52%) Zend
7 6 (1.30%) Remedy
7 6 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.30%) Sencha
8 5 (1.09%) hybris
9 4 (0.87%) Google
9 4 (0.87%) SAP
10 3 (0.65%) Okta
11 2 (0.43%) Informatica
11 2 (0.43%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.43%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.43%) Tableau
12 1 (0.22%) BMC