Period
to 5 May 2021

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 5 May 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript Developer
UK > England
6 months to
5 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 180 208 209
Rank change year-on-year +28 +1 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 1,426 1,591 2,362
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.83% 1.68% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.76% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,302 1,384 2,105
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 72,334 90,271 130,846
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.71% 95.26% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 57,038 73,882 105,959
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £39,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in England

JavaScript Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for JavaScript Developer in England

JavaScript Developer
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript Developer in England over the 6 months to 5 May 2021.

Salary histogram for JavaScript Developer in England

JavaScript Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 5 May 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 +23 661 £72,500 +3.57% 156
South West +30 200 £50,000 +17.65% 21
South East -3 197 £50,000 +5.26% 43
North of England -14 194 £38,000 -20.00% 45
North West +40 116 £37,500 -21.05% 29
Midlands -6 98 £45,000 - 37
East of England +41 62 £45,000 -5.26% 20
East Midlands +16 57 £47,500 +5.56% 16
Yorkshire -73 56 £45,000 - 13
West Midlands -17 41 £45,000 - 21
North East +1 22 £35,000 -26.32% 3
JavaScript Developer
UK

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2021, JavaScript Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 1,426 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 844 (59.19%) React
3 750 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
4 610 (42.78%) AngularJS
5 604 (42.36%) Node.js
6 509 (35.69%) HTML
7 490 (34.36%) CSS
8 390 (27.35%) TypeScript
9 365 (25.60%) AWS
10 356 (24.96%) Azure
11 353 (24.75%) Software Engineering
12 330 (23.14%) SQL
13 320 (22.44%) Front End Development
14 317 (22.23%) Vue.js
15 304 (21.32%) Git (software)
16 298 (20.90%) Finance
17 295 (20.69%) Microservices
18 278 (19.50%) C#
19 251 (17.60%) Docker
19 251 (17.60%) Java
20 235 (16.48%) Python
20 235 (16.48%) DevOps
21 232 (16.27%) HTML5
22 200 (14.03%) GCP
23 197 (13.81%) MongoDB
24 188 (13.18%) User Experience
25 184 (12.90%) Scrum
26 183 (12.83%) PHP
27 177 (12.41%) .NET
28 169 (11.85%) REST

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
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 39 (2.73%) Apache Spark
2 38 (2.66%) CMS
3 37 (2.59%) Apache
4 33 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
5 28 (1.96%) Confluence
6 18 (1.26%) WordPress
7 14 (0.98%) IIS
8 10 (0.70%) Headless CMS
9 6 (0.42%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.35%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.28%) Drupal
11 4 (0.28%) GeoServer
11 4 (0.28%) nginx
12 2 (0.14%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.14%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.070%) JBoss
13 1 (0.070%) Kentico
13 1 (0.070%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (0.84%) InVision
3 7 (0.49%) Chatbot
4 5 (0.35%) Figma
5 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.070%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (0.42%) Shopify
2 5 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.14%) Magento
4 1 (0.070%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 365 (25.60%) AWS
2 356 (24.96%) Azure
3 200 (14.03%) GCP
4 120 (8.42%) Serverless
5 85 (5.96%) AWS Lambda
6 70 (4.91%) SaaS
7 58 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
8 55 (3.86%) Azure Functions
9 51 (3.58%) GitHub
10 45 (3.16%) Amazon S3
11 42 (2.95%) npm
12 28 (1.96%) Cloud Functions
12 28 (1.96%) Firebase
13 23 (1.61%) Azure App Service
14 20 (1.40%) Azure Active Directory
15 16 (1.12%) Yarn
16 13 (0.91%) Amazon Cognito
16 13 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
17 11 (0.77%) Azure Cosmos DB
18 9 (0.63%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.35%) Broadband
1 5 (0.35%) Internet
2 3 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.14%) HTTP
3 2 (0.14%) VoIP
4 1 (0.070%) DAB
4 1 (0.070%) IPFS
4 1 (0.070%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
4 1 (0.070%) RFID
4 1 (0.070%) SNMP
4 1 (0.070%) SSH
4 1 (0.070%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (13.81%) MongoDB
2 133 (9.33%) MySQL
3 113 (7.92%) PostgreSQL
4 97 (6.80%) SQL Server
5 87 (6.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 72 (5.05%) NoSQL
7 39 (2.73%) Hadoop
8 38 (2.66%) Apache Hive
8 38 (2.66%) Relational Database
9 30 (2.10%) Apache Ignite
10 16 (1.12%) Redis
11 14 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (0.49%) Blockchain
13 5 (0.35%) Big Data
13 5 (0.35%) Power BI
13 5 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.28%) Data Lake
14 4 (0.28%) Neo4j
14 4 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 304 (21.32%) Git (software)
2 95 (6.66%) Jenkins
3 84 (5.89%) webpack
4 56 (3.93%) JIRA
5 44 (3.09%) Cypress.io
6 43 (3.02%) Mocha
7 24 (1.68%) Visual Studio Team System
8 22 (1.54%) Visual Studio
9 21 (1.47%) Jasmine
10 17 (1.19%) Selenium
11 15 (1.05%) CircleCI
11 15 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (0.98%) Gradle
13 12 (0.84%) gulp
14 11 (0.77%) Artifactory
14 11 (0.77%) Flyway
14 11 (0.77%) git-flow
14 11 (0.77%) Maven
15 10 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
15 10 (0.70%) TeamCity
General
1 298 (20.90%) Finance
2 166 (11.64%) Front Office
3 134 (9.40%) Social Skills
4 107 (7.50%) Retail
5 74 (5.19%) Banking
6 52 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
7 49 (3.44%) Marketing
8 47 (3.30%) Public Sector
9 33 (2.31%) Games
10 30 (2.10%) Manufacturing
11 24 (1.68%) Automotive
11 24 (1.68%) Law
12 21 (1.47%) Telecoms
13 19 (1.33%) Investment Banking
14 10 (0.70%) Advertising
14 10 (0.70%) Legal
15 9 (0.63%) Electronics
16 8 (0.56%) Influencing Skills
16 8 (0.56%) Organisational Skills
17 7 (0.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 844 (59.19%) React
2 610 (42.78%) AngularJS
3 604 (42.36%) Node.js
4 509 (35.69%) HTML
5 490 (34.36%) CSS
6 317 (22.23%) Vue.js
7 232 (16.27%) HTML5
8 177 (12.41%) .NET
9 169 (11.85%) REST
10 163 (11.43%) Web Services
11 154 (10.80%) CSS3
12 151 (10.59%) Redux
13 126 (8.84%) jQuery
13 126 (8.84%) React Native
14 96 (6.73%) GraphQL
15 92 (6.45%) Sass
16 90 (6.31%) Kafka
17 87 (6.10%) RESTful
18 85 (5.96%) .NET Core
19 77 (5.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 188 (13.18%) User Experience
2 117 (8.20%) Greenfield Project
3 107 (7.50%) Equities
3 107 (7.50%) Fixed Income
4 98 (6.87%) Derivative
5 93 (6.52%) Mobile App
6 59 (4.14%) Social Media
7 56 (3.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 52 (3.65%) Hedge funds
9 30 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
9 30 (2.10%) N-Tier
10 28 (1.96%) Cloud Native
11 26 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
12 21 (1.47%) Data Structures
13 16 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
14 15 (1.05%) Algorithms
15 13 (0.91%) Digital Media
16 12 (0.84%) Management Information System
17 9 (0.63%) Blog
18 7 (0.49%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 107 (7.50%) Linux
2 34 (2.38%) Android
3 33 (2.31%) Apple iOS
4 24 (1.68%) Windows
5 7 (0.49%) Ubuntu
6 6 (0.42%) Debian
6 6 (0.42%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.35%) Unix
8 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 750 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
2 353 (24.75%) Software Engineering
3 320 (22.44%) Front End Development
4 295 (20.69%) Microservices
5 235 (16.48%) DevOps
6 184 (12.90%) Scrum
7 165 (11.57%) Web Development
8 163 (11.43%) MVC
9 155 (10.87%) TDD
10 133 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
11 128 (8.98%) Analytics
12 120 (8.42%) OO
13 113 (7.92%) Computer Science
14 112 (7.85%) Unit Testing
15 108 (7.57%) OOP
16 103 (7.22%) Fintech
17 97 (6.80%) BDD
18 92 (6.45%) Mentoring
19 82 (5.75%) Problem-Solving
20 81 (5.68%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1,426 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 390 (27.35%) TypeScript
3 330 (23.14%) SQL
4 278 (19.50%) C#
5 251 (17.60%) Java
6 235 (16.48%) Python
7 183 (12.83%) PHP
8 101 (7.08%) ES6
9 66 (4.63%) Go
10 52 (3.65%) R
11 45 (3.16%) T-SQL
12 38 (2.66%) Kotlin
13 31 (2.17%) Scala
14 30 (2.10%) Clojure
15 23 (1.61%) PowerShell
16 17 (1.19%) Java 8
17 11 (0.77%) Ruby
18 9 (0.63%) PHP 7
19 8 (0.56%) C++
20 6 (0.42%) ES7
Qualifications
1 111 (7.78%) Degree
2 24 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (0.56%) Master's Degree
4 8 (0.56%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.14%) HND
8 1 (0.070%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.10%) QA
2 4 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 251 (17.60%) Docker
2 20 (1.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 165 (11.57%) Kubernetes
2 88 (6.17%) Terraform
3 7 (0.49%) Ansible
4 4 (0.28%) Puppet
5 1 (0.070%) Kibana
5 1 (0.070%) OpenView
Vendors
1 100 (7.01%) Microsoft
2 66 (4.63%) Google
3 51 (3.58%) Zend
4 50 (3.51%) Oracle
5 17 (1.19%) Sun
6 12 (0.84%) IBM
7 11 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (0.70%) SAP
9 8 (0.56%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.28%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.28%) Mapbox
11 3 (0.21%) Adobe
11 3 (0.21%) Panasonic
11 3 (0.21%) T-Plan
12 2 (0.14%) Apple
12 2 (0.14%) Databricks
12 2 (0.14%) ESRI
12 2 (0.14%) Splunk
13 1 (0.070%) Cadence
13 1 (0.070%) HubSpot