Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 10 6
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 303 511 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.00% 13.46% 17.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.22% 31.80% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 285 505 590
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1,113 1,607 1,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 36.74% 42.32% 46.55%
Number of salaries quoted 903 1,323 1,485
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.98% +2.19% -

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 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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.

1 184 (60.73%) CSS
2 172 (56.77%) HTML
3 133 (43.89%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (35.97%) C#
5 108 (35.64%) AngularJS
6 90 (29.70%) HTML5
7 75 (24.75%) SQL
7 75 (24.75%) .NET
8 72 (23.76%) jQuery
9 69 (22.77%) Git (software)
10 63 (20.79%) PHP
11 61 (20.13%) TDD
12 59 (19.47%) MVC
12 59 (19.47%) CSS3
13 58 (19.14%) Web Development
14 54 (17.82%) ASP.NET
15 50 (16.50%) SQL Server
16 48 (15.84%) Java
16 48 (15.84%) Test Automation
17 47 (15.51%) React
18 43 (14.19%) MySQL
19 41 (13.53%) Front End Development
19 41 (13.53%) Node.js
20 40 (13.20%) Laravel
20 40 (13.20%) Continuous Integration
21 35 (11.55%) XML
22 34 (11.22%) Web Services
23 33 (10.89%) Microsoft Azure
24 32 (10.56%) QA
25 31 (10.23%) Marketing

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 19 (6.27%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (5.61%) CMS
3 13 (4.29%) Joomla!
4 9 (2.97%) WordPress
5 7 (2.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (1.65%) ArcGIS
6 5 (1.65%) Drupal
6 5 (1.65%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.32%) IIS
8 3 (0.99%) nginx
8 3 (0.99%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.66%) Anypoint
9 2 (0.66%) Confluence
9 2 (0.66%) GeoServer
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Spatial
9 2 (0.66%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.33%) Mule
10 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (4.29%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.64%) Adobe XD
3 4 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.32%) Fireworks
3 4 (1.32%) Moqups
4 3 (0.99%) ArchiCAD
4 3 (0.99%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.99%) MicroStation
4 3 (0.99%) Revit
5 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (4.62%) Magento
2 8 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (2.31%) Shopify
4 1 (0.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.33%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.97%) GitHub
4 6 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (1.98%) npm
4 6 (1.98%) SaaS
5 5 (1.65%) PaaS
6 4 (1.32%) Serverless
7 3 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.99%) BrowserStack
7 3 (0.99%) Heroku
8 2 (0.66%) Amazon Alexa
8 2 (0.66%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.33%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.64%) Internet
2 2 (0.66%) Intranet
2 2 (0.66%) Skype
3 1 (0.33%) AMQP
3 1 (0.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.50%) SQL Server
2 43 (14.19%) MySQL
3 17 (5.61%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.28%) NoSQL
5 13 (4.29%) GIS
6 12 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.31%) EDMS
7 7 (2.31%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.31%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (2.31%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.98%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.32%) Redis
10 3 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.66%) Geospatial Data
11 2 (0.66%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 69 (22.77%) Git (software)
2 30 (9.90%) Visual Studio
3 27 (8.91%) Selenium
4 23 (7.59%) Octopus Deploy
4 23 (7.59%) TeamCity
5 18 (5.94%) Grunt
5 18 (5.94%) gulp
6 17 (5.61%) Bower
7 13 (4.29%) JIRA
8 11 (3.63%) WebDriver
9 10 (3.30%) Subversion
9 10 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (2.64%) Balsamiq
11 7 (2.31%) Gatling
11 7 (2.31%) JMeter
12 6 (1.98%) Jenkins
13 5 (1.65%) Maven
13 5 (1.65%) TestNG
14 4 (1.32%) JUnit
14 4 (1.32%) PHPUnit
General
1 31 (10.23%) Marketing
2 13 (4.29%) Back Office
3 12 (3.96%) Finance
4 4 (1.32%) Games
5 3 (0.99%) Billing
5 3 (0.99%) Online Betting
5 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.66%) Advertising
6 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.66%) Retail
7 1 (0.33%) Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Law
7 1 (0.33%) Legal
7 1 (0.33%) Local Government
7 1 (0.33%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 214 (70.63%) Developer
2 37 (12.21%) Senior Developer
3 29 (9.57%) .NET Developer
3 29 (9.57%) React Developer
4 28 (9.24%) PHP Developer
5 27 (8.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 26 (8.58%) C# Developer
7 23 (7.59%) Consultant
7 23 (7.59%) Web Developer
8 22 (7.26%) Lead Developer
8 22 (7.26%) Technical Consultant
9 21 (6.93%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (6.60%) ServiceNow Consultant
11 19 (6.27%) Architect
11 19 (6.27%) Full Stack Developer
12 18 (5.94%) Technical Architect
13 15 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
14 14 (4.62%) Software Developer
15 13 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
15 13 (4.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (60.73%) CSS
2 172 (56.77%) HTML
3 108 (35.64%) AngularJS
4 90 (29.70%) HTML5
5 75 (24.75%) .NET
6 72 (23.76%) jQuery
7 59 (19.47%) CSS3
8 54 (17.82%) ASP.NET
9 47 (15.51%) React
10 41 (13.53%) Node.js
11 40 (13.20%) Laravel
12 35 (11.55%) XML
13 34 (11.22%) Web Services
14 29 (9.57%) Redux
15 25 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (7.59%) KnockoutJS
16 23 (7.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 22 (7.26%) RESTful
18 18 (5.94%) SOAP
19 17 (5.61%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.24%) User Experience
2 22 (7.26%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.94%) NHS
4 16 (5.28%) Greenfield Project
5 14 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (3.96%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.98%) Internet of Things
8 5 (1.65%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.65%) Life Science
9 4 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.32%) Tandem
10 3 (0.99%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.66%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.66%) Fintech
12 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.33%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Smart Home
12 1 (0.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.93%) Apple iOS
2 12 (3.96%) Android
3 6 (1.98%) Linux
4 2 (0.66%) Windows
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (43.89%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (20.13%) TDD
3 59 (19.47%) MVC
4 58 (19.14%) Web Development
5 48 (15.84%) Test Automation
6 41 (13.53%) Front End Development
7 40 (13.20%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
9 28 (9.24%) Scrum
10 26 (8.58%) SOA
11 25 (8.25%) DevOps
11 25 (8.25%) Mentoring
12 24 (7.92%) Digital Marketing
13 22 (7.26%) Software Engineering
14 21 (6.93%) ITIL
14 21 (6.93%) ITSM
15 20 (6.60%) Service Management
16 19 (6.27%) Microservices
16 19 (6.27%) Software Delivery
17 18 (5.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 109 (35.97%) C#
2 75 (24.75%) SQL
3 63 (20.79%) PHP
4 48 (15.84%) Java
5 27 (8.91%) ES6
6 22 (7.26%) Python
7 17 (5.61%) Ruby
8 15 (4.95%) TypeScript
9 8 (2.64%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.64%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.31%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.98%) Kotlin
12 5 (1.65%) C++
12 5 (1.65%) Go
12 5 (1.65%) Groovy
13 4 (1.32%) Java 8
13 4 (1.32%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.99%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.99%) SOQL
15 2 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (6.60%) Degree
2 12 (3.96%) ISEB
3 6 (1.98%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.56%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) GDPR
3 1 (0.33%) HL7
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (5.61%) Docker
2 2 (0.66%) Varnish
3 1 (0.33%) Firmware
3 1 (0.33%) HDFS
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.32%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.99%) Puppet
3 1 (0.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.59%) ServiceNow
3 22 (7.26%) Oracle
4 11 (3.63%) Adobe
5 8 (2.64%) IBM
6 7 (2.31%) Apple
7 5 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.32%) ESRI
8 4 (1.32%) WooCommerce
8 4 (1.32%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.99%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.99%) Zend
10 2 (0.66%) Google
10 2 (0.66%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.33%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.33%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.33%) Jaspersoft
11 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.33%) Syncsort
11 1 (0.33%) Talend