Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 566 695 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.53% 17.95% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.53% 35.94% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 522 615 624
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £22,725
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% +4.29%

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 1,688 1,934 1,632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 43.34% 49.95% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,429 1,668 1,372
Birmingham median annual salary £43,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.10% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £59,830
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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 340 (60.07%) HTML
2 335 (59.19%) CSS
3 284 (50.18%) C#
4 252 (44.52%) SQL
5 240 (42.40%) .NET
6 224 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
7 185 (32.69%) AngularJS
8 153 (27.03%) ASP.NET
9 150 (26.50%) TDD
10 149 (26.33%) MVC
11 125 (22.08%) SQL Server
11 125 (22.08%) jQuery
12 122 (21.55%) Microsoft
13 118 (20.85%) HTML5
14 117 (20.67%) Web Development
15 112 (19.79%) Java
16 111 (19.61%) PHP
17 101 (17.84%) KnockoutJS
18 90 (15.90%) JSON
19 85 (15.02%) React
20 83 (14.66%) Finance
21 79 (13.96%) Git (software)
22 78 (13.78%) REST
23 76 (13.43%) Node.js
24 75 (13.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 73 (12.90%) MySQL
26 71 (12.54%) RESTful
27 70 (12.37%) Web Services
28 67 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
29 66 (11.66%) Microsoft Azure

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 34 (6.01%) Apache
2 33 (5.83%) SharePoint
3 24 (4.24%) CMS
4 20 (3.53%) WordPress
5 12 (2.12%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.77%) IIS
7 7 (1.24%) nginx
8 6 (1.06%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.06%) Confluence
8 6 (1.06%) JBoss
9 3 (0.53%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.35%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.35%) Drupal
10 2 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.35%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (1.06%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.53%) Fireworks
2 3 (0.53%) Moqups
3 2 (0.35%) GIMP
3 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (5.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.59%) Magento
3 8 (1.41%) Shopify
4 7 (1.24%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.35%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 66 (11.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (3.53%) Dynamics 365
3 20 (3.53%) Office 365
3 20 (3.53%) SaaS
4 14 (2.47%) GitHub
5 7 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.88%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.88%) Serverless
7 4 (0.71%) BrowserStack
8 3 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.53%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.53%) npm
8 3 (0.53%) PaaS
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.18%) Slack
10 1 (0.18%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.59%) HTTP
1 9 (1.59%) Skype
1 9 (1.59%) SSL
2 2 (0.35%) Internet
2 2 (0.35%) SMS
2 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.18%) AMQP
3 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.18%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (22.08%) SQL Server
2 73 (12.90%) MySQL
3 63 (11.13%) NoSQL
4 60 (10.60%) Relational Database
5 30 (5.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (4.06%) SQL Server 2016
7 21 (3.71%) Hazelcast
8 19 (3.36%) Big Data
9 17 (3.00%) MongoDB
10 16 (2.83%) Azure SQL Database
11 15 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
14 11 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (1.24%) Cosmos DB
17 4 (0.71%) Geospatial Data
17 4 (0.71%) GIS
18 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 79 (13.96%) Git (software)
2 39 (6.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (6.54%) Jasmine
4 33 (5.83%) webpack
5 32 (5.65%) Subversion
6 30 (5.30%) Karma Test Runner
6 30 (5.30%) PhantomJS
7 29 (5.12%) JIRA
7 29 (5.12%) Visual Studio
8 24 (4.24%) Maven
9 18 (3.18%) Jenkins
10 13 (2.30%) JUnit
11 11 (1.94%) Bitbucket
12 10 (1.77%) Selenium
12 10 (1.77%) TeamCity
13 8 (1.41%) TestNG
14 7 (1.24%) WebDriver
15 5 (0.88%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.88%) Grunt
15 5 (0.88%) PHPUnit
General
1 83 (14.66%) Finance
2 48 (8.48%) Advertising
3 43 (7.60%) Legal
4 31 (5.48%) Marketing
5 28 (4.95%) Retail
6 14 (2.47%) Automotive
6 14 (2.47%) Banking
7 12 (2.12%) Law
7 12 (2.12%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.24%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.24%) Games
9 2 (0.35%) Publishing
10 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 481 (84.98%) Developer
2 139 (24.56%) C# Developer
3 132 (23.32%) .NET Developer
4 86 (15.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 76 (13.43%) Senior Developer
6 67 (11.84%) Java Developer
7 58 (10.25%) Software Developer
8 56 (9.89%) ASP.NET Developer
8 56 (9.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 56 (9.89%) PHP Developer
9 51 (9.01%) JavaScript Developer
10 50 (8.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 47 (8.30%) Full Stack Developer
12 32 (5.65%) Senior C# Developer
13 31 (5.48%) Web Developer
14 30 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 26 (4.59%) Software Engineer
16 24 (4.24%) React Developer
17 21 (3.71%) Angular Developer
17 21 (3.71%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (60.07%) HTML
2 335 (59.19%) CSS
3 240 (42.40%) .NET
4 185 (32.69%) AngularJS
5 153 (27.03%) ASP.NET
6 125 (22.08%) jQuery
7 118 (20.85%) HTML5
8 101 (17.84%) KnockoutJS
9 90 (15.90%) JSON
10 85 (15.02%) React
11 78 (13.78%) REST
12 76 (13.43%) Node.js
13 75 (13.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 71 (12.54%) RESTful
15 70 (12.37%) Web Services
16 67 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
17 65 (11.48%) CSS3
18 62 (10.95%) ASP.NET Web API
19 58 (10.25%) Spring
20 54 (9.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.13%) Greenfield Project
2 38 (6.71%) Computer Science
2 38 (6.71%) Mobile App
3 37 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (5.12%) User Experience
5 22 (3.89%) Music Streaming
6 16 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
7 14 (2.47%) Fintech
8 11 (1.94%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.24%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.24%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.88%) Social Media
12 3 (0.53%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.53%) Tandem
12 3 (0.53%) W3C
13 2 (0.35%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.35%) Replication
13 2 (0.35%) Taxonomies
14 1 (0.18%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 61 (10.78%) Linux
2 29 (5.12%) Windows
3 13 (2.30%) Mac OS X
4 11 (1.94%) Unix
5 5 (0.88%) Android
5 5 (0.88%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.71%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.35%) CentOS
7 2 (0.35%) VMS
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (26.50%) TDD
3 149 (26.33%) MVC
4 117 (20.67%) Web Development
5 65 (11.48%) Front End Development
6 60 (10.60%) Scrum
6 60 (10.60%) Software Engineering
7 49 (8.66%) OO
8 48 (8.48%) BDD
9 45 (7.95%) Mentoring
10 44 (7.77%) CRM
11 43 (7.60%) Microservices
12 40 (7.07%) SDLC
13 39 (6.89%) Analytics
14 35 (6.18%) Problem-Solving
15 32 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (5.65%) Domain-Driven Design
16 31 (5.48%) E-Commerce
16 31 (5.48%) Web Application Development
17 29 (5.12%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 284 (50.18%) C#
2 252 (44.52%) SQL
3 112 (19.79%) Java
4 111 (19.61%) PHP
5 30 (5.30%) T-SQL
6 24 (4.24%) VB.NET
7 15 (2.65%) TypeScript
7 15 (2.65%) VB
8 14 (2.47%) Python
9 13 (2.30%) Java 8
10 6 (1.06%) C++
11 5 (0.88%) C
11 5 (0.88%) Scala
12 4 (0.71%) ES6
12 4 (0.71%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.71%) VBA
12 4 (0.71%) XPath
13 3 (0.53%) PHP 7
13 3 (0.53%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (11.48%) Degree
2 26 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (3.36%) PhD
4 15 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (2.47%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.71%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.53%) ISEB
7 3 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.53%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) MCSD
8 1 (0.18%) PMP
8 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.71%) QA
2 9 (1.59%) ISO 9001
2 9 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.53%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (3.89%) Docker
2 9 (1.59%) Varnish
3 5 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.53%) Terraform
3 2 (0.35%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.18%) Packer
4 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 122 (21.55%) Microsoft
2 44 (7.77%) Xamarin
3 15 (2.65%) Adobe
4 14 (2.47%) Oracle
4 14 (2.47%) Remedy
5 10 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (1.77%) Zend
6 9 (1.59%) LexisNexis
7 8 (1.41%) Google
8 7 (1.24%) MuleSoft
9 6 (1.06%) Applogic
10 5 (0.88%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.88%) Sencha
11 4 (0.71%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.53%) Apple
12 3 (0.53%) Epicor
12 3 (0.53%) Infor
12 3 (0.53%) Sage
12 3 (0.53%) SAP
12 3 (0.53%) Twitter