Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 716 833 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.23% 22.87% 22.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.77% 38.16% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 580 728 656
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,675 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £61,250
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,059 2,183 1,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 58.16% 59.94% 55.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,690 1,834 1,537
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,711
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +5.19%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Bristol

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript in Bristol.

Salary trend for JavaScript in Bristol

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 474 (66.20%) HTML
2 417 (58.24%) CSS
3 348 (48.60%) Agile Software Development
4 283 (39.53%) C#
5 266 (37.15%) .NET
6 201 (28.07%) Java
7 191 (26.68%) MVC
8 182 (25.42%) SQL Server
9 181 (25.28%) ASP.NET
10 175 (24.44%) Software Engineering
11 174 (24.30%) Git (software)
12 173 (24.16%) AngularJS
13 171 (23.88%) HTML5
14 161 (22.49%) jQuery
15 148 (20.67%) Finance
16 145 (20.25%) PHP
16 145 (20.25%) REST
17 143 (19.97%) Scrum
18 138 (19.27%) Web Services
19 133 (18.58%) Web Development
20 130 (18.16%) SQL
21 117 (16.34%) TDD
22 112 (15.64%) MySQL
23 109 (15.22%) Node.js
24 106 (14.80%) Continuous Integration
25 105 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
26 103 (14.39%) SDLC
27 101 (14.11%) React
28 99 (13.83%) Marketing
29 95 (13.27%) Front End Development

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 44 (6.15%) CMS
2 32 (4.47%) WordPress
3 29 (4.05%) Apache
4 18 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (2.51%) Tomcat
5 17 (2.37%) eZ Publish
5 17 (2.37%) Umbraco
6 15 (2.09%) Drupal
7 11 (1.54%) nginx
8 9 (1.26%) IIS
8 9 (1.26%) JBoss
9 8 (1.12%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.12%) EPiServer
10 6 (0.84%) ColdFusion
11 5 (0.70%) Jetty
11 5 (0.70%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.70%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.56%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.56%) Confluence
12 4 (0.56%) GlassFish
Applications
1 36 (5.03%) Chatbot
2 21 (2.93%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.28%) InVision
4 1 (0.14%) Maya
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.42%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (0.42%) Magento
2 3 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 105 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (3.35%) Serverless
4 21 (2.93%) SaaS
5 19 (2.65%) AWS Lambda
6 17 (2.37%) npm
7 10 (1.40%) Slack
8 9 (1.26%) IaaS
8 9 (1.26%) Loggly
8 9 (1.26%) PaaS
9 6 (0.84%) GitHub
9 6 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.70%) G Suite
11 4 (0.56%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.28%) NuGet
13 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (7.96%) Internet
2 11 (1.54%) HTTP
3 9 (1.26%) SSL
4 6 (0.84%) Intranet
5 5 (0.70%) VoIP
6 4 (0.56%) Link 16
6 4 (0.56%) Link 22
6 4 (0.56%) Tactical Data Link
7 3 (0.42%) Extranet
7 3 (0.42%) SMS
8 1 (0.14%) DNS
8 1 (0.14%) SMTP
8 1 (0.14%) SNMP
8 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 112 (15.64%) MySQL
3 54 (7.54%) MongoDB
4 35 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (4.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 29 (4.05%) NoSQL
7 26 (3.63%) Redis
8 23 (3.21%) Hadoop
9 19 (2.65%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (1.40%) CouchDB
11 10 (1.40%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.70%) Couchbase
12 5 (0.70%) Neo4j
12 5 (0.70%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.70%) Riak
13 4 (0.56%) Big Data
13 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 174 (24.30%) Git (software)
2 64 (8.94%) Maven
3 55 (7.68%) JUnit
4 53 (7.40%) Selenium
5 50 (6.98%) Subversion
6 41 (5.73%) PHPUnit
7 36 (5.03%) Cucumber
8 35 (4.89%) Jenkins
9 30 (4.19%) JIRA
10 28 (3.91%) Jasmine
11 25 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
12 23 (3.21%) Protractor
12 23 (3.21%) webpack
13 21 (2.93%) gulp
13 21 (2.93%) TeamCity
14 20 (2.79%) SpecFlow
14 20 (2.79%) Visual Studio
15 19 (2.65%) NCrunch
15 19 (2.65%) ReSharper
16 16 (2.23%) Bitbucket
General
1 148 (20.67%) Finance
2 99 (13.83%) Marketing
3 88 (12.29%) Telecoms
4 86 (12.01%) Electronics
5 81 (11.31%) Manufacturing
6 25 (3.49%) Retail
7 17 (2.37%) Law
8 13 (1.82%) Legal
9 7 (0.98%) Games
10 6 (0.84%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.84%) Military
11 4 (0.56%) Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Advertising
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) German Language
12 1 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 469 (65.50%) Developer
2 123 (17.18%) .NET Developer
3 104 (14.53%) PHP Developer
4 96 (13.41%) Senior Developer
5 88 (12.29%) Software Engineer
6 86 (12.01%) Software Developer
7 77 (10.75%) Java Developer
8 70 (9.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 66 (9.22%) Web Developer
10 62 (8.66%) C# Developer
11 49 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
12 48 (6.70%) JavaScript Developer
13 40 (5.59%) PHP Web Developer
14 35 (4.89%) Senior .NET Developer
15 34 (4.75%) Senior Software Engineer
16 32 (4.47%) Full Stack Developer
17 30 (4.19%) C# Software Developer
18 29 (4.05%) .NET Software Developer
19 28 (3.91%) ASP.NET Developer
19 28 (3.91%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 474 (66.20%) HTML
2 417 (58.24%) CSS
3 266 (37.15%) .NET
4 181 (25.28%) ASP.NET
5 173 (24.16%) AngularJS
6 171 (23.88%) HTML5
7 161 (22.49%) jQuery
8 145 (20.25%) REST
9 138 (19.27%) Web Services
10 109 (15.22%) Node.js
11 101 (14.11%) React
12 89 (12.43%) XML
13 85 (11.87%) CSS3
14 80 (11.17%) ASP.NET MVC
15 59 (8.24%) Spring
16 54 (7.54%) Sass
17 49 (6.84%) ASP.NET Web API
17 49 (6.84%) RESTful
18 48 (6.70%) XHTML
19 47 (6.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 87 (12.15%) Greenfield Project
2 68 (9.50%) User Experience
3 21 (2.93%) RIA
4 16 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.54%) Blog
7 10 (1.40%) Fintech
8 7 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (0.84%) Graphic Design
10 5 (0.70%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.70%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.70%) Digital TV
10 5 (0.70%) Tandem
11 3 (0.42%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.42%) EPoS
11 3 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.28%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.28%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 55 (7.68%) Linux
2 48 (6.70%) Apple iOS
3 47 (6.56%) Android
4 30 (4.19%) Unix
5 23 (3.21%) Windows
6 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.28%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.14%) Debian
7 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (48.60%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (26.68%) MVC
3 175 (24.44%) Software Engineering
4 143 (19.97%) Scrum
5 133 (18.58%) Web Development
6 117 (16.34%) TDD
7 106 (14.80%) Continuous Integration
8 103 (14.39%) SDLC
9 95 (13.27%) Front End Development
10 84 (11.73%) OO
11 83 (11.59%) Microservices
11 83 (11.59%) Programme Management
12 82 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
12 82 (11.45%) Digital Marketing
12 82 (11.45%) Problem-Solving
13 77 (10.75%) E-Commerce
14 71 (9.92%) Test Automation
15 51 (7.12%) Continuous Delivery
15 51 (7.12%) Open Source
16 49 (6.84%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 283 (39.53%) C#
2 201 (28.07%) Java
3 145 (20.25%) PHP
4 130 (18.16%) SQL
5 92 (12.85%) Python
6 57 (7.96%) C++
7 43 (6.01%) ES6
8 38 (5.31%) TypeScript
9 32 (4.47%) Ruby
10 20 (2.79%) C
11 18 (2.51%) ES7
11 18 (2.51%) Scala
12 14 (1.96%) Go
13 10 (1.40%) Java 8
14 9 (1.26%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.12%) Lua
15 8 (1.12%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.98%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.98%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.70%) F#
Qualifications
1 88 (12.29%) Degree
2 70 (9.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 58 (8.10%) Security Cleared
4 20 (2.79%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.54%) ISEB
6 9 (1.26%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.56%) PhD
8 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.47%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) WCAG
3 1 (0.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 41 (5.73%) Docker
2 5 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (2.23%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.98%) Ansible
3 1 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 84 (11.73%) SAP
2 76 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 69 (9.64%) Oracle
4 12 (1.68%) VMware
5 11 (1.54%) Adobe
6 8 (1.12%) Zend
7 6 (0.84%) Google
8 5 (0.70%) IBM
8 5 (0.70%) IBM Sterling
8 5 (0.70%) Telerik
8 5 (0.70%) Workday
9 4 (0.56%) Apple
9 4 (0.56%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.56%) Panasonic
10 3 (0.42%) Progress
10 3 (0.42%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.14%) ESRI
11 1 (0.14%) HP
11 1 (0.14%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.14%) Splunk