Period
to 29 July 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 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Express
UK > England
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 421 586 806
Rank change year-on-year +165 +220 -114
Permanent jobs citing Express 717 194 271
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.72% 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.73% 0.75% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 240 163 223
10th Percentile £40,500 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £43,750 £44,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £55,000 £56,000
Median % change year-on-year +27.27% -1.79% +1.82%
75th Percentile £86,250 £76,250 £73,750
90th Percentile £95,125 £88,750 £82,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £56,750
% change year-on-year +27.27% -3.08% +3.18%

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 41,350 25,832 50,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.37% 40.67% 37.60%
Number of salaries quoted 27,429 21,847 41,999
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £31,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 July 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 July 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 +115 395 £75,000 +3.45% 73
South East +104 235 £57,500 +4.55% 13
Midlands -86 39 £57,500 +27.78% 10
North of England -50 34 £51,250 +2.50% 23
North West -43 27 £45,000 -14.29% 17
East Midlands -32 22 £62,500 +78.57% 3
West Midlands -84 17 £43,000 -9.47% 7
South West -85 15 £49,500 +10.00% 5
Yorkshire -68 4 £55,000 +22.22% 3
North East - 3 £56,250 - 3
Express
UK

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 658 (91.77%) Node.js
2 534 (74.48%) React
3 452 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
4 441 (61.51%) JavaScript
5 396 (55.23%) Software Engineering
6 357 (49.79%) AWS
7 349 (48.68%) CSS
8 342 (47.70%) Full Stack Development
9 322 (44.91%) Git (software)
10 317 (44.21%) Finance
11 315 (43.93%) PostgreSQL
12 313 (43.65%) Microservices
13 282 (39.33%) AngularJS
14 281 (39.19%) RESTful
15 278 (38.77%) DevOps
16 262 (36.54%) Redux
17 255 (35.56%) Java
18 254 (35.43%) TypeScript
19 251 (35.01%) Computer Science
20 250 (34.87%) Degree
21 242 (33.75%) Python
22 236 (32.91%) Cypress.io
22 236 (32.91%) GitHub
23 231 (32.22%) Banking
24 228 (31.80%) Redis
25 224 (31.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 209 (29.15%) Spring
26 209 (29.15%) Linux
27 205 (28.59%) Storybook
28 202 (28.17%) Jenkins

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
1 197 (27.48%) Apache
2 173 (24.13%) GemFire
3 166 (23.15%) Apache Spark
4 35 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
5 27 (3.77%) nginx
6 15 (2.09%) Confluence
6 15 (2.09%) Tomcat
7 13 (1.81%) Apache Pulsar
7 13 (1.81%) CMS
7 13 (1.81%) Drupal
8 11 (1.53%) Apache Solr
8 11 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (0.70%) Hyperledger
11 3 (0.42%) WordPress
12 2 (0.28%) Gunicorn
13 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (1.53%) Figma
1 11 (1.53%) Sketch
2 3 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.70%) Magento
2 4 (0.56%) Shopify
3 2 (0.28%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.14%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 357 (49.79%) AWS
2 236 (32.91%) GitHub
3 173 (24.13%) Azure
4 157 (21.90%) GCP
5 121 (16.88%) Amazon Kinesis
6 64 (8.93%) Serverless
7 52 (7.25%) OpenShift
8 48 (6.69%) SaaS
9 37 (5.16%) AWS Lambda
10 33 (4.60%) PaaS
11 31 (4.32%) Heroku
12 20 (2.79%) Amazon SQS
12 20 (2.79%) Datadog
13 18 (2.51%) Fastly
14 16 (2.23%) Amazon EKS
14 16 (2.23%) BrowserStack
14 16 (2.23%) npm
15 15 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
15 15 (2.09%) AWS Fargate
16 14 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.09%) HTTP
2 12 (1.67%) Firewall
3 10 (1.39%) IPv4
3 10 (1.39%) LAN
3 10 (1.39%) WAN
4 8 (1.12%) FTP
5 4 (0.56%) Wireless
6 3 (0.42%) Internet
7 2 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.28%) VPN
8 1 (0.14%) BGP
8 1 (0.14%) DNS
8 1 (0.14%) DWDM
8 1 (0.14%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.14%) MPLS
8 1 (0.14%) OSPF
8 1 (0.14%) RIP
8 1 (0.14%) SMTP
8 1 (0.14%) SSL
8 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (43.93%) PostgreSQL
2 228 (31.80%) Redis
3 190 (26.50%) NoSQL
4 179 (24.97%) MariaDB
5 168 (23.43%) Relational Database
6 166 (23.15%) HBase
7 134 (18.69%) MongoDB
8 131 (18.27%) Big Data
9 87 (12.13%) MySQL
10 28 (3.91%) Blockchain
11 24 (3.35%) SQL Server
12 17 (2.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (1.26%) Amazon Redshift
14 8 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (0.70%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.70%) CouchDB
15 5 (0.70%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.70%) OLTP
16 2 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 322 (44.91%) Git (software)
2 236 (32.91%) Cypress.io
3 205 (28.59%) Storybook
4 202 (28.17%) Jenkins
5 192 (26.78%) Protractor
6 190 (26.50%) Cucumber
7 176 (24.55%) Sonatype Nexus
8 173 (24.13%) JUnit
9 167 (23.29%) Eclipse
9 167 (23.29%) IntelliJ
10 166 (23.15%) Gradle
11 161 (22.45%) Mockito
12 114 (15.90%) Artifactory
13 102 (14.23%) webpack
14 75 (10.46%) SonarQube
15 39 (5.44%) Babel
16 35 (4.88%) Mocha
17 28 (3.91%) GitLab
18 25 (3.49%) git-flow
18 25 (3.49%) Jasmine
General
1 317 (44.21%) Finance
2 231 (32.22%) Banking
3 197 (27.48%) Law
4 192 (26.78%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 82 (11.44%) Social Skills
6 49 (6.83%) Retail
7 41 (5.72%) Marketing
8 22 (3.07%) Front Office
8 22 (3.07%) Investment Banking
9 20 (2.79%) Games
10 17 (2.37%) Wearables
11 12 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (1.67%) Public Sector
12 4 (0.56%) Organisational Skills
13 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.42%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.28%) Influencing Skills
14 2 (0.28%) Presentation Skills
14 2 (0.28%) Publishing
15 1 (0.14%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 349 (48.68%) Developer
2 239 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 87 (12.13%) Principal Engineer
3 87 (12.13%) Principal Software Engineer
4 79 (11.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 76 (10.60%) JavaScript Developer
6 67 (9.34%) Full Stack Developer
7 61 (8.51%) Senior Developer
8 60 (8.37%) React Developer
9 58 (8.09%) Lead Software Engineer
10 57 (7.95%) Lead Developer
11 55 (7.67%) Backend Developer
12 47 (6.56%) Senior Software Engineer
13 44 (6.14%) Software Developer
14 43 (6.00%) Node.js Developer
15 39 (5.44%) Lead Software Developer
16 25 (3.49%) Angular Developer
17 21 (2.93%) JavaScript Engineer
17 21 (2.93%) Senior JavaScript Developer
17 21 (2.93%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 658 (91.77%) Node.js
2 534 (74.48%) React
3 349 (48.68%) CSS
4 282 (39.33%) AngularJS
5 281 (39.19%) RESTful
6 262 (36.54%) Redux
7 224 (31.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 209 (29.15%) Spring
9 201 (28.03%) Tailwind CSS
10 189 (26.36%) Kafka
11 176 (24.55%) JSON
12 166 (23.15%) Spark Streaming
13 161 (22.45%) HTML
13 161 (22.45%) WireMock
14 152 (21.20%) Play Framework
15 147 (20.50%) RabbitMQ
16 119 (16.60%) Web Services
17 115 (16.04%) LAMP
18 113 (15.76%) LAPP Stack
19 97 (13.53%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 192 (26.78%) Linux Command Line
2 159 (22.18%) User Experience
3 67 (9.34%) Self-Motivation
4 36 (5.02%) Greenfield Project
5 35 (4.88%) Mobile App
6 22 (3.07%) Derivative
6 22 (3.07%) Equities
6 22 (3.07%) Fixed Income
6 22 (3.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 22 (3.07%) Hedge funds
6 22 (3.07%) Video\Live Streaming
6 22 (3.07%) Virtual Team
7 18 (2.51%) Blog
8 15 (2.09%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.95%) Algorithms
10 11 (1.53%) Augmented Reality
10 11 (1.53%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.39%) Public Cloud
12 7 (0.98%) Cloud Native
12 7 (0.98%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 209 (29.15%) Linux
2 187 (26.08%) Unix
3 12 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 10 (1.39%) Android
4 10 (1.39%) Windows
5 3 (0.42%) CentOS
5 3 (0.42%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.14%) Debian
6 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.14%) Solaris
6 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 396 (55.23%) Software Engineering
3 342 (47.70%) Full Stack Development
4 313 (43.65%) Microservices
5 278 (38.77%) DevOps
6 251 (35.01%) Computer Science
7 196 (27.34%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 194 (27.06%) Digital Banking
9 184 (25.66%) Scrum
10 181 (25.24%) TDD
11 169 (23.57%) Validation
12 160 (22.32%) Open Source
13 155 (21.62%) Clean Code
14 152 (21.20%) Business Continuity
15 146 (20.36%) BDD
16 128 (17.85%) Fintech
17 126 (17.57%) OO
18 124 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
19 117 (16.32%) High Availability
20 116 (16.18%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 441 (61.51%) JavaScript
2 255 (35.56%) Java
3 254 (35.43%) TypeScript
4 242 (33.75%) Python
5 168 (23.43%) Groovy
6 166 (23.15%) Shell Script
7 86 (11.99%) SQL
8 79 (11.02%) ES6
9 51 (7.11%) PHP
10 50 (6.97%) C#
11 34 (4.74%) Bash Shell
12 24 (3.35%) ES7
13 20 (2.79%) ES8
14 17 (2.37%) C
14 17 (2.37%) C++
14 17 (2.37%) Ruby
15 15 (2.09%) Kotlin
16 11 (1.53%) VB
16 11 (1.53%) VB.NET
17 10 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 250 (34.87%) Degree
2 161 (22.45%) OCP
2 161 (22.45%) Oracle Certification
3 52 (7.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (2.65%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.65%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.56%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.56%) MOS
5 4 (0.56%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.14%) CCNP
6 1 (0.14%) CEH
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.88%) Accessibility
2 28 (3.91%) QA
3 5 (0.70%) WCAG
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 179 (24.97%) Docker
2 166 (23.15%) HDFS
3 118 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.95%) ISA Server
5 5 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 179 (24.97%) Ansible
2 144 (20.08%) Kubernetes
3 72 (10.04%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (4.60%) Terraform
5 14 (1.95%) Puppet
6 10 (1.39%) SCCM
7 3 (0.42%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.28%) cPanel
8 2 (0.28%) Grafana
8 2 (0.28%) Kibana
8 2 (0.28%) OpenNebula
8 2 (0.28%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.14%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 192 (26.78%) Okta
2 173 (24.13%) VMware
3 27 (3.77%) Google
4 17 (2.37%) IBM
5 13 (1.81%) Oracle
6 11 (1.53%) Atlassian
7 10 (1.39%) Alibaba
8 9 (1.26%) Microsoft
9 7 (0.98%) Adobe
10 6 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.56%) Sun
11 4 (0.56%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.42%) New Relic
12 3 (0.42%) YouTube
13 2 (0.28%) Facebook
13 2 (0.28%) Twitter
14 1 (0.14%) F5
14 1 (0.14%) HP
14 1 (0.14%) HubSpot
14 1 (0.14%) PagerDuty