Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 6 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 +8
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 514 733 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.05% 19.22% 17.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 37.98% 46.09%
Number of salaries quoted 471 651 766
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,625
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £54,153
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 1,542 1,930 1,818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.14% 50.60% 37.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,303 1,667 1,493
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £22,550
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,500 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 302 (58.75%) HTML
2 289 (56.23%) CSS
3 263 (51.17%) C#
4 238 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
5 212 (41.25%) .NET
6 176 (34.24%) SQL
7 170 (33.07%) AngularJS
8 145 (28.21%) TDD
9 131 (25.49%) MVC
10 121 (23.54%) ASP.NET
10 121 (23.54%) jQuery
11 113 (21.98%) Microsoft
12 109 (21.21%) SQL Server
13 107 (20.82%) Java
14 104 (20.23%) React
15 101 (19.65%) HTML5
16 98 (19.07%) Microsoft Azure
17 91 (17.70%) PHP
18 90 (17.51%) Web Development
19 83 (16.15%) Front End Development
20 75 (14.59%) Scrum
21 73 (14.20%) Finance
22 70 (13.62%) Node.js
23 69 (13.42%) KnockoutJS
24 68 (13.23%) CSS3
25 67 (13.04%) Git (software)
26 65 (12.65%) ASP.NET MVC
27 63 (12.26%) Relational Database
28 59 (11.48%) Degree
29 57 (11.09%) JSON

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 30 (5.84%) SharePoint
2 28 (5.45%) CMS
3 25 (4.86%) Apache
4 16 (3.11%) Confluence
5 15 (2.92%) WordPress
6 12 (2.33%) Anypoint
6 12 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (2.14%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.95%) Mule
9 9 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 9 (1.75%) Joomla!
10 7 (1.36%) IIS
10 7 (1.36%) nginx
11 6 (1.17%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.97%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.19%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.19%) Drupal
13 1 (0.19%) JBoss
13 1 (0.19%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (2.72%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.97%) Maya
2 5 (0.97%) Mingle
2 5 (0.97%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.58%) Fireworks
3 3 (0.58%) Moqups
4 1 (0.19%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 13 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.97%) Shopify
3 3 (0.58%) Magento
3 3 (0.58%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 98 (19.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (6.61%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (4.28%) Office 365
4 20 (3.89%) GitHub
5 14 (2.72%) Serverless
6 12 (2.33%) SaaS
7 9 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.17%) PaaS
10 4 (0.78%) BrowserStack
11 3 (0.58%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.39%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.19%) G Suite
13 1 (0.19%) Google Tag Manager
13 1 (0.19%) npm
13 1 (0.19%) Slack
13 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.14%) Skype
2 8 (1.56%) HTTP
3 6 (1.17%) SSL
4 4 (0.78%) Internet
5 2 (0.39%) Intranet
6 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 63 (12.26%) Relational Database
3 56 (10.89%) MySQL
4 55 (10.70%) NoSQL
5 17 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (3.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 16 (3.11%) MongoDB
6 16 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (2.33%) Big Data
7 12 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.95%) Hazelcast
10 7 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.36%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (1.17%) Cosmos DB
11 6 (1.17%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.78%) Geospatial Data
13 4 (0.78%) GIS
Development Applications
1 67 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 47 (9.14%) Jenkins
3 42 (8.17%) Maven
4 36 (7.00%) JIRA
4 36 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (5.64%) Visual Studio
6 27 (5.25%) Selenium
7 23 (4.47%) JUnit
8 22 (4.28%) Jasmine
9 18 (3.50%) Karma Test Runner
9 18 (3.50%) Subversion
9 18 (3.50%) TeamCity
9 18 (3.50%) TestNG
9 18 (3.50%) webpack
10 16 (3.11%) PhantomJS
11 15 (2.92%) WebDriver
12 12 (2.33%) Cucumber
13 11 (2.14%) Visual Studio Team System
14 10 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (1.56%) Grunt
General
1 73 (14.20%) Finance
2 50 (9.73%) Marketing
3 23 (4.47%) Legal
3 23 (4.47%) Retail
4 17 (3.31%) Automotive
5 15 (2.92%) Advertising
6 10 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.75%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.36%) Banking
8 7 (1.36%) Law
9 5 (0.97%) Publishing
10 4 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 417 (81.13%) Developer
2 101 (19.65%) .NET Developer
3 97 (18.87%) C# Developer
4 79 (15.37%) Senior Developer
5 71 (13.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 56 (10.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 43 (8.37%) Java Developer
7 43 (8.37%) PHP Developer
8 41 (7.98%) Software Developer
9 40 (7.78%) Full Stack Developer
9 40 (7.78%) JavaScript Developer
10 37 (7.20%) React Developer
11 35 (6.81%) Web Developer
12 30 (5.84%) Architect
13 28 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
14 26 (5.06%) Senior C# Developer
15 25 (4.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 24 (4.67%) Junior
16 24 (4.67%) Junior Developer
16 24 (4.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (58.75%) HTML
2 289 (56.23%) CSS
3 212 (41.25%) .NET
4 170 (33.07%) AngularJS
5 121 (23.54%) ASP.NET
5 121 (23.54%) jQuery
6 104 (20.23%) React
7 101 (19.65%) HTML5
8 70 (13.62%) Node.js
9 69 (13.42%) KnockoutJS
10 68 (13.23%) CSS3
11 65 (12.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 57 (11.09%) JSON
12 57 (11.09%) RESTful
12 57 (11.09%) Web Services
13 56 (10.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 55 (10.70%) ASP.NET Web API
15 52 (10.12%) .NET Framework
16 50 (9.73%) REST
17 44 (8.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.81%) User Experience
3 32 (6.23%) Computer Science
3 32 (6.23%) Mobile App
4 26 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (2.53%) Algorithms
6 13 (2.53%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.75%) Fintech
8 7 (1.36%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.17%) Music Streaming
10 5 (0.97%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.97%) Device Driver
10 5 (0.97%) PDA
10 5 (0.97%) Replication
10 5 (0.97%) Social Media
10 5 (0.97%) Taxonomies
11 4 (0.78%) FMCG
12 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 32 (6.23%) Linux
2 27 (5.25%) Windows
3 13 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 12 (2.33%) Mac OS X
5 7 (1.36%) Android
6 6 (1.17%) Unix
7 4 (0.78%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (28.21%) TDD
3 131 (25.49%) MVC
4 90 (17.51%) Web Development
5 83 (16.15%) Front End Development
6 75 (14.59%) Scrum
7 55 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (10.31%) Mentoring
8 53 (10.31%) Software Engineering
9 52 (10.12%) OO
10 42 (8.17%) BDD
11 41 (7.98%) SDLC
12 37 (7.20%) Test Automation
13 36 (7.00%) DevOps
13 36 (7.00%) Microservices
14 35 (6.81%) Responsive Web Design
15 33 (6.42%) Unit Testing
16 30 (5.84%) Analytics
17 28 (5.45%) Integration Testing
17 28 (5.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 263 (51.17%) C#
2 176 (34.24%) SQL
3 107 (20.82%) Java
4 91 (17.70%) PHP
5 41 (7.98%) Python
6 27 (5.25%) VB.NET
7 22 (4.28%) T-SQL
8 18 (3.50%) Perl
9 13 (2.53%) Java 8
10 10 (1.95%) VBScript
11 9 (1.75%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 8 (1.56%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.17%) VB
13 6 (1.17%) XPath
14 5 (0.97%) R
15 4 (0.78%) Scala
16 3 (0.58%) PHP 7
16 3 (0.58%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.58%) Ruby
17 2 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (11.48%) Degree
2 35 (6.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (2.72%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.36%) PhD
6 5 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.78%) HND
8 3 (0.58%) ISEB
8 3 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.58%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.19%) MCSD
9 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.81%) QA
2 6 (1.17%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.39%) GDPR
3 2 (0.39%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (3.89%) Docker
2 12 (2.33%) Varnish
3 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.75%) Puppet
3 5 (0.97%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 113 (21.98%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.37%) Xamarin
3 15 (2.92%) Adobe
4 13 (2.53%) Atlassian
4 13 (2.53%) Remedy
5 9 (1.75%) Google
5 9 (1.75%) MuleSoft
5 9 (1.75%) Oracle
6 8 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.56%) Zend
7 7 (1.36%) Apple
8 6 (1.17%) Applogic
8 6 (1.17%) LexisNexis
8 6 (1.17%) Sencha
9 5 (0.97%) hybris
10 3 (0.58%) Altova
10 3 (0.58%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.39%) HubSpot
11 2 (0.39%) Informatica
11 2 (0.39%) Tableau