Period
to 29 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Express skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Express over the 6 months to 29 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Express
UK > England
6 months to
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 460 451 775
Rank change year-on-year -9 +324 -34
Permanent jobs citing Express 722 260 281
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.64% 0.53% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.63% 1.20% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 255 233 240
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +23.81% -4.55% -8.33%
75th Percentile £81,250 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% -4.55% -3.51%

Express is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 44,246 21,704 47,702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.34% 43.86% 38.15%
Number of salaries quoted 28,664 18,936 40,193
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,136 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +4.76%
75th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,125 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Express
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Express as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Express in England

Express
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Express in England.

Salary trend for Express in England

Express
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Express in England over the 6 months to 29 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Express in England

Express
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Express within the England region over the 6 months to 29 November 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 405 £70,000 +3.70% 46
South East +43 231 £65,000 +30.00% 4
North of England -137 41 £55,000 +10.00% 17
North West -110 27 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Midlands -109 25 £58,750 +30.56% 8
South West -96 16 £60,000 +22.45% 4
East Midlands -54 15 £66,250 +39.47% 2
West Midlands -114 10 £57,500 +27.78% 6
Yorkshire -88 9 £65,000 +62.50% 2
North East -49 5 £62,500 +13.64% 5
East of England -120 1 £35,000 - 1
Express
UK

For the 6 months to 29 November 2021, IT jobs citing Express 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 England region with a requirement for Express.

1 641 (88.78%) Node.js
2 552 (76.45%) React
3 440 (60.94%) Agile Software Development
4 411 (56.93%) JavaScript
5 360 (49.86%) CSS
6 357 (49.45%) Software Engineering
7 336 (46.54%) Full Stack Development
8 304 (42.11%) Git (software)
9 294 (40.72%) Finance
10 293 (40.58%) Microservices
11 292 (40.44%) AWS
12 286 (39.61%) DevOps
13 272 (37.67%) PostgreSQL
14 248 (34.35%) RESTful
15 245 (33.93%) AngularJS
16 240 (33.24%) TypeScript
17 232 (32.13%) Redux
18 229 (31.72%) Java
19 225 (31.16%) HTML
19 225 (31.16%) Cypress.io
20 217 (30.06%) GitHub
21 215 (29.78%) NoSQL
22 211 (29.22%) Computer Science
23 206 (28.53%) Degree
23 206 (28.53%) Jenkins
24 204 (28.25%) Docker
25 203 (28.12%) Spring
26 193 (26.73%) Python
27 191 (26.45%) Redis
28 183 (25.35%) Banking

Express
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 171 (23.68%) Apache
2 144 (19.94%) Apache Spark
2 144 (19.94%) GemFire
3 18 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (2.35%) nginx
5 16 (2.22%) Confluence
6 15 (2.08%) Drupal
7 14 (1.94%) Apache Pulsar
8 12 (1.66%) WordPress
9 11 (1.52%) CMS
10 7 (0.97%) Camunda
11 6 (0.83%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.69%) Hyperledger
12 5 (0.69%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.28%) Ethereum
14 1 (0.14%) Headless CMS
14 1 (0.14%) SAS
14 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (2.77%) Figma
2 12 (1.66%) Sketch
3 9 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.25%) WebTrends
2 7 (0.97%) Magento
3 1 (0.14%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 292 (40.44%) AWS
2 217 (30.06%) GitHub
3 153 (21.19%) Azure
4 142 (19.67%) GCP
5 117 (16.20%) Amazon Kinesis
6 66 (9.14%) Serverless
7 42 (5.82%) SaaS
8 41 (5.68%) PaaS
9 40 (5.54%) npm
10 39 (5.40%) OpenShift
11 36 (4.99%) Heroku
12 31 (4.29%) AWS Lambda
13 26 (3.60%) GitHub Actions
14 17 (2.35%) Amazon EKS
15 16 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
15 16 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
16 14 (1.94%) Fastly
17 13 (1.80%) Datadog
18 12 (1.66%) Azure Cosmos DB
18 12 (1.66%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.19%) HTTP
2 5 (0.69%) Firewall
2 5 (0.69%) IPv4
2 5 (0.69%) LAN
2 5 (0.69%) SSH
2 5 (0.69%) WAN
3 3 (0.42%) Internet
4 1 (0.14%) FTP
4 1 (0.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (37.67%) PostgreSQL
2 215 (29.78%) NoSQL
3 191 (26.45%) Redis
4 159 (22.02%) Relational Database
5 151 (20.91%) MongoDB
6 144 (19.94%) HBase
7 143 (19.81%) MariaDB
8 126 (17.45%) Big Data
9 69 (9.56%) MySQL
10 36 (4.99%) Blockchain
11 30 (4.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 13 (1.80%) SQL Server
13 8 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (0.97%) Data Lake
15 6 (0.83%) Apache Hive
15 6 (0.83%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.83%) OLTP
16 5 (0.69%) CouchDB
17 4 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 304 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 225 (31.16%) Cypress.io
3 206 (28.53%) Jenkins
4 181 (25.07%) Storybook
5 175 (24.24%) Protractor
6 173 (23.96%) Cucumber
7 155 (21.47%) JUnit
8 152 (21.05%) Gradle
9 145 (20.08%) Eclipse
9 145 (20.08%) IntelliJ
9 145 (20.08%) Sonatype Nexus
10 138 (19.11%) Mockito
11 108 (14.96%) Artifactory
12 98 (13.57%) webpack
13 76 (10.53%) SonarQube
14 40 (5.54%) Mocha
15 38 (5.26%) Jasmine
16 33 (4.57%) Babel
17 23 (3.19%) Selenium
18 20 (2.77%) GitLab
General
1 294 (40.72%) Finance
2 183 (25.35%) Banking
3 170 (23.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 170 (23.55%) Law
4 98 (13.57%) Social Skills
5 46 (6.37%) Retail
6 42 (5.82%) Marketing
7 27 (3.74%) Public Sector
8 24 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (2.63%) Wearables
10 14 (1.94%) Automotive
11 9 (1.25%) Games
12 7 (0.97%) Publishing
13 5 (0.69%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.69%) Local Government
13 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.55%) Advertising
14 4 (0.55%) Documentation Skills
15 2 (0.28%) Legal
16 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 342 (47.37%) Developer
2 213 (29.50%) Software Engineer
3 90 (12.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 83 (11.50%) Principal Engineer
4 83 (11.50%) Principal Software Engineer
5 67 (9.28%) Senior Developer
6 64 (8.86%) Full Stack Developer
6 64 (8.86%) JavaScript Developer
6 64 (8.86%) React Developer
7 51 (7.06%) Lead Software Engineer
8 48 (6.65%) Node.js Developer
9 46 (6.37%) Lead Developer
10 45 (6.23%) Senior Software Engineer
11 39 (5.40%) Software Developer
12 33 (4.57%) Backend Developer
12 33 (4.57%) Lead Software Developer
13 30 (4.16%) JavaScript Engineer
14 24 (3.32%) Senior React Developer
15 21 (2.91%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 18 (2.49%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 641 (88.78%) Node.js
2 552 (76.45%) React
3 360 (49.86%) CSS
4 248 (34.35%) RESTful
5 245 (33.93%) AngularJS
6 232 (32.13%) Redux
7 225 (31.16%) HTML
8 203 (28.12%) Spring
9 182 (25.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 169 (23.41%) Tailwind CSS
11 163 (22.58%) Kafka
12 157 (21.75%) JSON
13 144 (19.94%) Spark Streaming
14 142 (19.67%) Play Framework
15 138 (19.11%) WireMock
16 126 (17.45%) RabbitMQ
17 114 (15.79%) GraphQL
18 110 (15.24%) LAMP
19 106 (14.68%) LAPP Stack
20 104 (14.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 174 (24.10%) User Experience
2 163 (22.58%) Linux Command Line
3 44 (6.09%) Self-Motivation
4 42 (5.82%) Mobile App
5 32 (4.43%) Greenfield Project
6 29 (4.02%) Virtual Team
7 22 (3.05%) Blog
7 22 (3.05%) Cloud Native
8 21 (2.91%) Data Structures
9 20 (2.77%) Algorithms
10 18 (2.49%) Data Protection Act
11 14 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.52%) Legacy Systems
13 9 (1.25%) Legacy Code
14 7 (0.97%) Video\Live Streaming
15 5 (0.69%) Data Centre
15 5 (0.69%) Public Cloud
16 4 (0.55%) Podcast
17 3 (0.42%) Digital Currency
18 2 (0.28%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 170 (23.55%) Linux
2 154 (21.33%) Unix
3 21 (2.91%) Android
4 18 (2.49%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.66%) Windows
6 1 (0.14%) Debian
6 1 (0.14%) Solaris
6 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (60.94%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (49.45%) Software Engineering
3 336 (46.54%) Full Stack Development
4 293 (40.58%) Microservices
5 286 (39.61%) DevOps
6 211 (29.22%) Computer Science
7 181 (25.07%) TDD
8 167 (23.13%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 163 (22.58%) Digital Banking
10 160 (22.16%) Scrum
11 155 (21.47%) Open Source
12 145 (20.08%) Validation
13 143 (19.81%) Business Continuity
14 136 (18.84%) BDD
15 134 (18.56%) Clean Code
16 132 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
17 125 (17.31%) OO
18 123 (17.04%) Fintech
19 112 (15.51%) Front End Development
19 112 (15.51%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 411 (56.93%) JavaScript
2 240 (33.24%) TypeScript
3 229 (31.72%) Java
4 193 (26.73%) Python
5 147 (20.36%) Groovy
6 144 (19.94%) Shell Script
7 100 (13.85%) SQL
8 81 (11.22%) ES6
9 64 (8.86%) C#
10 42 (5.82%) PHP
11 29 (4.02%) ES7
12 21 (2.91%) Ruby
13 18 (2.49%) Bash Shell
14 17 (2.35%) Kotlin
15 13 (1.80%) C
16 11 (1.52%) ES8
17 9 (1.25%) Java 8
18 6 (0.83%) Go
18 6 (0.83%) R
18 6 (0.83%) Rust
Qualifications
1 206 (28.53%) Degree
2 138 (19.11%) OCP
2 138 (19.11%) Oracle Certification
3 36 (4.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (3.74%) SC Cleared
4 27 (3.74%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.51%) Accessibility
2 39 (5.40%) QA
3 5 (0.69%) WCAG
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 204 (28.25%) Docker
2 144 (19.94%) HDFS
3 101 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.94%) ISA Server
5 6 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 157 (21.75%) Ansible
2 142 (19.67%) Kubernetes
3 58 (8.03%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (5.26%) Terraform
5 9 (1.25%) Puppet
6 5 (0.69%) SCCM
7 3 (0.42%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.14%) Kibana
8 1 (0.14%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 167 (23.13%) Okta
2 144 (19.94%) VMware
3 29 (4.02%) Google
4 12 (1.66%) Twitter
5 11 (1.52%) Adobe
5 11 (1.52%) IBM
6 9 (1.25%) Microsoft
7 8 (1.11%) Apple
8 7 (0.97%) Oracle
8 7 (0.97%) YouTube
9 6 (0.83%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.69%) Alibaba
10 5 (0.69%) Civica
10 5 (0.69%) HubSpot
10 5 (0.69%) Sun
11 4 (0.55%) Cognizant
12 3 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.14%) Dell
13 1 (0.14%) Sybase
13 1 (0.14%) WooCommerce