Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 14 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 383 578 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 18.56% 18.86% 18.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.11% 25.07% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 332 479 385
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £58,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,413 2,306 1,546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.46% 75.26% 68.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,171 1,833 1,328
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +0.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% +2.51%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Cambridge

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in Cambridge

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 195 (50.91%) HTML
2 175 (45.69%) CSS
3 160 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
4 146 (38.12%) SQL
5 126 (32.90%) Software Engineering
6 115 (30.03%) C#
7 114 (29.77%) Python
8 113 (29.50%) Java
9 108 (28.20%) AngularJS
10 94 (24.54%) .NET
11 91 (23.76%) Web Services
12 80 (20.89%) React
13 77 (20.10%) Front End Development
14 72 (18.80%) Node.js
14 72 (18.80%) Computer Science
15 70 (18.28%) RESTful
16 68 (17.75%) Degree
17 67 (17.49%) Test Automation
18 64 (16.71%) Git (software)
19 61 (15.93%) OO
20 58 (15.14%) C++
20 58 (15.14%) jQuery
21 53 (13.84%) HTML5
22 49 (12.79%) User Experience
22 49 (12.79%) Web Development
23 47 (12.27%) Linux
24 46 (12.01%) Mathematics
25 44 (11.49%) C
25 44 (11.49%) REST
26 42 (10.97%) PHP

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 18 (4.70%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (2.87%) Drupal
3 8 (2.09%) Apache
4 7 (1.83%) WordPress
5 5 (1.31%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.04%) CMS
6 4 (1.04%) ColdFusion
6 4 (1.04%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.04%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.78%) Confluence
7 3 (0.78%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.78%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.52%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.26%) nginx
9 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (2.87%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (2.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.26%) InVision
Business Applications
1 13 (3.39%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.78%) Documaker
4 1 (0.26%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 33 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (6.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.96%) GitHub
4 13 (3.39%) OpenShift
5 6 (1.57%) SaaS
6 3 (0.78%) IaaS
6 3 (0.78%) Slack
7 2 (0.52%) MailChimp
7 2 (0.52%) npm
7 2 (0.52%) Office 365
8 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.26%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.18%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.31%) Bluetooth
2 5 (1.31%) HTTP
3 4 (1.04%) IPv6
3 4 (1.04%) SMS
3 4 (1.04%) SNMP
4 3 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (0.78%) DHCP
4 3 (0.78%) DNS
4 3 (0.78%) FTP
4 3 (0.78%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.78%) ICMP
4 3 (0.78%) IMAP
4 3 (0.78%) IPsec
4 3 (0.78%) POP3
4 3 (0.78%) SMTP
4 3 (0.78%) SSH
4 3 (0.78%) SSL
4 3 (0.78%) Telnet
4 3 (0.78%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.44%) SQL Server
2 34 (8.88%) NoSQL
3 26 (6.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 24 (6.27%) MongoDB
4 24 (6.27%) MySQL
5 19 (4.96%) Big Data
6 17 (4.44%) Relational Database
7 15 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (1.57%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.31%) MariaDB
11 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.26%) ArangoDB
13 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.26%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.26%) Redis
13 1 (0.26%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 64 (16.71%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.27%) Visual Studio
3 23 (6.01%) JIRA
4 22 (5.74%) Selenium
5 16 (4.18%) Jenkins
6 11 (2.87%) Maven
6 11 (2.87%) NUnit
6 11 (2.87%) Subversion
6 11 (2.87%) TeamCity
7 10 (2.61%) Eclipse
8 8 (2.09%) ReSharper
9 7 (1.83%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.83%) JUnit
10 5 (1.31%) gulp
10 5 (1.31%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.31%) Mocha
10 5 (1.31%) Protractor
10 5 (1.31%) webpack
11 4 (1.04%) IntelliJ
11 4 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 30 (7.83%) Finance
2 23 (6.01%) Games
3 11 (2.87%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (2.35%) Marketing
5 7 (1.83%) Retail
6 5 (1.31%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.52%) Automotive
8 2 (0.52%) Billing
9 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 259 (67.62%) Developer
2 79 (20.63%) Software Engineer
3 67 (17.49%) JavaScript Developer
4 49 (12.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 49 (12.79%) Graduate
4 49 (12.79%) Software Developer
5 46 (12.01%) Java Developer
6 37 (9.66%) Senior Developer
7 35 (9.14%) C# Developer
8 34 (8.88%) Graduate Developer
9 31 (8.09%) Junior
10 30 (7.83%) .NET Developer
11 28 (7.31%) Full Stack Developer
12 24 (6.27%) C# .NET Developer
12 24 (6.27%) JavaScript Engineer
13 22 (5.74%) Junior Developer
14 20 (5.22%) Web Developer
15 19 (4.96%) Java Engineer
15 19 (4.96%) Programmer
15 19 (4.96%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (50.91%) HTML
2 175 (45.69%) CSS
3 108 (28.20%) AngularJS
4 94 (24.54%) .NET
5 91 (23.76%) Web Services
6 80 (20.89%) React
7 72 (18.80%) Node.js
8 70 (18.28%) RESTful
9 58 (15.14%) jQuery
10 53 (13.84%) HTML5
11 44 (11.49%) REST
12 39 (10.18%) ASP.NET
13 35 (9.14%) CSS3
13 35 (9.14%) Spring
14 30 (7.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 26 (6.79%) WCF
16 23 (6.01%) Vue.js
17 22 (5.74%) .NET Framework
18 20 (5.22%) Django
18 20 (5.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 72 (18.80%) Computer Science
2 49 (12.79%) User Experience
3 27 (7.05%) Algorithms
4 12 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (3.13%) Life Science
5 11 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.61%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.35%) Public Cloud
8 8 (2.09%) NHS
9 7 (1.83%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.31%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.04%) Fintech
11 4 (1.04%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (0.78%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.78%) Photography
12 3 (0.78%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 47 (12.27%) Linux
2 15 (3.92%) Android
2 15 (3.92%) Windows
3 8 (2.09%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.04%) CentOS
5 3 (0.78%) Debian
5 3 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.78%) Solaris
5 3 (0.78%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.52%) Unix
7 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (32.90%) Software Engineering
3 77 (20.10%) Front End Development
4 67 (17.49%) Test Automation
5 61 (15.93%) OO
6 49 (12.79%) Web Development
7 46 (12.01%) Mathematics
8 42 (10.97%) MVC
9 37 (9.66%) Scrum
10 33 (8.62%) SDLC
11 32 (8.36%) Unit Testing
12 29 (7.57%) DevOps
13 27 (7.05%) E-Commerce
13 27 (7.05%) TDD
14 26 (6.79%) Problem-Solving
15 24 (6.27%) Mentoring
15 24 (6.27%) Multithreading
16 22 (5.74%) Open Source
16 22 (5.74%) Refactoring
17 21 (5.48%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 146 (38.12%) SQL
2 115 (30.03%) C#
3 114 (29.77%) Python
4 113 (29.50%) Java
5 58 (15.14%) C++
6 44 (11.49%) C
7 42 (10.97%) PHP
8 36 (9.40%) TypeScript
9 22 (5.74%) Ruby
10 15 (3.92%) Bash Shell
10 15 (3.92%) T-SQL
11 14 (3.66%) ES6
12 13 (3.39%) Scala
13 7 (1.83%) Java 8
14 6 (1.57%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.57%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.78%) Perl
16 2 (0.52%) VB
16 2 (0.52%) VBScript
17 1 (0.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 68 (17.75%) Degree
2 34 (8.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.04%) PhD
4 1 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.88%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (6.01%) Docker
2 3 (0.78%) Samba
2 3 (0.78%) VirtualBox
2 3 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 24 (6.27%) Ansible
2 16 (4.18%) Kubernetes
3 15 (3.92%) Terraform
4 6 (1.57%) Puppet
5 5 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.78%) Nagios
6 3 (0.78%) Rancher
6 3 (0.78%) Sysdig
6 3 (0.78%) vRealize
7 2 (0.52%) Packer
8 1 (0.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (5.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.70%) Oracle
2 18 (4.70%) WorldPay
3 11 (2.87%) Adobe
4 5 (1.31%) Google
5 4 (1.04%) Cisco
5 4 (1.04%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.04%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.78%) AppDynamics
6 3 (0.78%) BMC
6 3 (0.78%) HP
6 3 (0.78%) IBM
6 3 (0.78%) Intel
6 3 (0.78%) New Relic
6 3 (0.78%) ServiceNow
6 3 (0.78%) Splunk
6 3 (0.78%) VMware
6 3 (0.78%) Zend
7 2 (0.52%) Samsung
8 1 (0.26%) Perforce