Period
to 18 December 2018

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

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 25,560 29,956 29,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.29% 17.85% 16.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.44% 32.17% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 21,875 26,581 26,592
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 81,295 93,125 92,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.00% 55.48% 53.24%
Number of salaries quoted 67,962 77,579 80,228
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,899
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in England

JavaScript
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in England

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in England over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in England

JavaScript
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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 0 10,780 £62,500 +8.70% 1,678
South East -1 5,585 £45,000 - 832
North of England +2 3,647 £42,500 +6.25% 974
Midlands -3 1,991 £40,500 +8.00% 599
North West -1 1,969 £45,000 +8.43% 529
South West 0 1,955 £42,500 +6.25% 435
East of England 0 1,549 £45,000 - 334
Yorkshire +3 1,404 £42,500 +6.25% 349
West Midlands -2 1,163 £42,500 +13.33% 336
East Midlands -2 827 £40,000 +6.67% 262
North East +4 275 £45,000 +20.00% 96
South Coast - 2 - -
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 England region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 15,132 (59.20%) HTML
2 14,130 (55.28%) CSS
3 11,761 (46.01%) Agile Software Development
4 10,755 (42.08%) C#
5 10,009 (39.16%) .NET
6 8,939 (34.97%) AngularJS
7 7,368 (28.83%) MVC
8 7,332 (28.69%) SQL
9 6,212 (24.30%) Java
10 6,162 (24.11%) ASP.NET
11 5,939 (23.24%) SQL Server
12 5,569 (21.79%) jQuery
13 5,555 (21.73%) React
14 5,305 (20.76%) HTML5
15 4,741 (18.55%) TDD
16 4,662 (18.24%) Git (software)
17 4,377 (17.12%) Web Development
18 4,235 (16.57%) Finance
19 4,074 (15.94%) Node.js
20 3,989 (15.61%) Front End Development
21 3,974 (15.55%) Software Engineering
22 3,964 (15.51%) Scrum
23 3,764 (14.73%) Microsoft
24 3,761 (14.71%) PHP
25 3,676 (14.38%) ASP.NET MVC
26 3,435 (13.44%) Web Services
27 3,400 (13.30%) Microsoft Azure
28 3,273 (12.81%) CSS3
29 3,200 (12.52%) Python
30 3,147 (12.31%) Amazon AWS

JavaScript
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 1,322 (5.17%) CMS
2 864 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
3 682 (2.67%) WordPress
4 639 (2.50%) Apache
5 638 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 596 (2.33%) IIS
7 484 (1.89%) Confluence
8 399 (1.56%) Tomcat
9 397 (1.55%) Umbraco
10 314 (1.23%) Drupal
11 209 (0.82%) Apache Spark
12 194 (0.76%) nginx
13 181 (0.71%) EPiServer
13 181 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
14 140 (0.55%) JBoss
15 123 (0.48%) WebSphere
16 111 (0.43%) WebLogic
17 108 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 106 (0.41%) Apache Solr
18 106 (0.41%) Kentico
Applications
1 453 (1.77%) Photoshop
2 202 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 190 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
4 178 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
5 126 (0.49%) Chatbot
6 117 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 76 (0.30%) InVision
8 38 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 30 (0.12%) MS Visio
10 26 (0.10%) InDesign
11 24 (0.094%) Microsoft Project
12 21 (0.082%) Adobe After Effects
13 20 (0.078%) GIMP
14 19 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
15 13 (0.051%) AutoCAD
15 13 (0.051%) Fireworks
16 10 (0.039%) UXPin
16 10 (0.039%) Weka
17 9 (0.035%) Flinto
17 9 (0.035%) Maya
Business Applications
1 502 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 249 (0.97%) Magento
3 91 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 78 (0.31%) NetSuite
5 51 (0.20%) Shopify
6 47 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 45 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 40 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
8 40 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 39 (0.15%) Eloqua
10 33 (0.13%) SAP Business One
11 30 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
12 23 (0.090%) Actimize
13 21 (0.082%) Adobe Campaign
14 20 (0.078%) WebTrends
15 16 (0.063%) Oracle EBS
16 13 (0.051%) SAP S/4HANA
17 9 (0.035%) osCommerce
18 8 (0.031%) Odoo
19 7 (0.027%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3,400 (13.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3,147 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
3 972 (3.80%) SaaS
4 764 (2.99%) GitHub
5 550 (2.15%) npm
6 426 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 409 (1.60%) Serverless
8 226 (0.88%) Office 365
9 213 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
10 211 (0.83%) PaaS
11 194 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
12 180 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
13 175 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
14 170 (0.67%) Amazon S3
15 161 (0.63%) Google Analytics
16 117 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
17 112 (0.44%) IaaS
18 93 (0.36%) Heroku
19 87 (0.34%) OpenShift
20 71 (0.28%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 557 (2.18%) HTTP
2 513 (2.01%) Internet
3 195 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 162 (0.63%) DNS
5 146 (0.57%) SSL
6 145 (0.57%) Intranet
7 130 (0.51%) Firewall
8 71 (0.28%) SMS
9 41 (0.16%) VPN
10 39 (0.15%) Skype
11 35 (0.14%) AMQP
11 35 (0.14%) Network Security
12 34 (0.13%) HTTPS
13 33 (0.13%) Hyperconnected
14 32 (0.13%) SSH
15 30 (0.12%) Broadband
16 27 (0.11%) Extranet
17 25 (0.098%) Wireless
18 24 (0.094%) DHCP
19 22 (0.086%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5,939 (23.24%) SQL Server
2 2,974 (11.64%) MySQL
3 1,745 (6.83%) NoSQL
4 1,507 (5.90%) MongoDB
5 1,140 (4.46%) Relational Database
6 1,078 (4.22%) PostgreSQL
7 758 (2.97%) Big Data
8 520 (2.03%) SQL Server 2016
9 450 (1.76%) Redis
10 449 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 403 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 364 (1.42%) Hadoop
13 342 (1.34%) Blockchain
14 318 (1.24%) RDBMS
15 253 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 252 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
17 245 (0.96%) Oracle Database
18 240 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
19 210 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
20 182 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4,662 (18.24%) Git (software)
2 1,639 (6.41%) Jenkins
3 1,366 (5.34%) JIRA
4 1,318 (5.16%) Visual Studio
5 1,254 (4.91%) Selenium
6 1,119 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 1,023 (4.00%) webpack
8 968 (3.79%) gulp
9 798 (3.12%) Subversion
10 764 (2.99%) Maven
11 647 (2.53%) Grunt
12 621 (2.43%) Cucumber
13 577 (2.26%) JUnit
14 559 (2.19%) TeamCity
15 502 (1.96%) Jasmine
16 498 (1.95%) NUnit
17 390 (1.53%) WebDriver
18 377 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
19 354 (1.38%) Bitbucket
20 348 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4,235 (16.57%) Finance
2 1,248 (4.88%) Marketing
3 1,139 (4.46%) Banking
4 1,100 (4.30%) Retail
5 772 (3.02%) Games
6 647 (2.53%) Advertising
7 460 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 397 (1.55%) Telecoms
9 347 (1.36%) Investment Banking
10 261 (1.02%) Electronics
11 251 (0.98%) Law
12 192 (0.75%) Automotive
12 192 (0.75%) Legal
13 185 (0.72%) Front Office
14 181 (0.71%) Back Office
15 176 (0.69%) Financial Institution
16 167 (0.65%) Publishing
17 73 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 45 (0.18%) Multimedia
19 34 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 19,041 (74.50%) Developer
2 4,738 (18.54%) .NET Developer
3 3,607 (14.11%) C# Developer
4 3,245 (12.70%) Senior Developer
5 2,955 (11.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2,714 (10.62%) JavaScript Developer
7 2,428 (9.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 2,381 (9.32%) Software Developer
9 2,051 (8.02%) Full Stack Developer
10 1,988 (7.78%) Java Developer
11 1,781 (6.97%) Web Developer
12 1,725 (6.75%) Software Engineer
13 1,594 (6.24%) PHP Developer
14 1,348 (5.27%) ASP.NET Developer
15 1,147 (4.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 1,077 (4.21%) Junior
17 1,028 (4.02%) React Developer
18 1,000 (3.91%) Lead Developer
19 957 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 945 (3.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15,132 (59.20%) HTML
2 14,130 (55.28%) CSS
3 10,009 (39.16%) .NET
4 8,939 (34.97%) AngularJS
5 6,162 (24.11%) ASP.NET
6 5,569 (21.79%) jQuery
7 5,555 (21.73%) React
8 5,305 (20.76%) HTML5
9 4,074 (15.94%) Node.js
10 3,676 (14.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3,435 (13.44%) Web Services
12 3,273 (12.81%) CSS3
13 2,863 (11.20%) RESTful
14 2,831 (11.08%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2,558 (10.01%) REST
16 2,534 (9.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 2,369 (9.27%) .NET Framework
18 2,087 (8.17%) Sass
19 2,007 (7.85%) XML
20 1,908 (7.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2,637 (10.32%) User Experience
2 1,974 (7.72%) Greenfield Project
3 1,223 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1,147 (4.49%) Mobile App
5 1,112 (4.35%) Fintech
6 861 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
7 695 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
8 380 (1.49%) Algorithms
9 252 (0.99%) Data Structures
10 240 (0.94%) Management Information System
11 185 (0.72%) Social Media
12 183 (0.72%) N-Tier
13 165 (0.65%) Hedge funds
14 159 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
15 156 (0.61%) Tandem
16 152 (0.59%) Virtual Team
17 130 (0.51%) NHS
18 120 (0.47%) Public Cloud
19 114 (0.45%) Blog
20 106 (0.41%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2,437 (9.53%) Linux
2 1,492 (5.84%) Windows
3 920 (3.60%) Android
4 853 (3.34%) Apple iOS
5 599 (2.34%) Unix
6 269 (1.05%) Windows Server
7 144 (0.56%) Ubuntu
8 120 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 108 (0.42%) CentOS
10 74 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 69 (0.27%) Debian
12 63 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 48 (0.19%) Windows 10
14 47 (0.18%) Mac OS
15 29 (0.11%) Windows Phone
16 21 (0.082%) Solaris
17 20 (0.078%) openSUSE
18 18 (0.070%) Windows Server 2008
19 17 (0.067%) AIX
20 15 (0.059%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11,761 (46.01%) Agile Software Development
2 7,368 (28.83%) MVC
3 4,741 (18.55%) TDD
4 4,377 (17.12%) Web Development
5 3,989 (15.61%) Front End Development
6 3,974 (15.55%) Software Engineering
7 3,964 (15.51%) Scrum
8 2,806 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
9 2,686 (10.51%) Test Automation
10 2,568 (10.05%) OO
11 2,488 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
12 2,331 (9.12%) DevOps
13 2,216 (8.67%) BDD
14 2,174 (8.51%) Microservices
15 1,993 (7.80%) Computer Science
16 1,738 (6.80%) E-Commerce
17 1,728 (6.76%) Unit Testing
18 1,651 (6.46%) SDLC
19 1,611 (6.30%) Mentoring
20 1,347 (5.27%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10,755 (42.08%) C#
2 7,332 (28.69%) SQL
3 6,212 (24.30%) Java
4 3,761 (14.71%) PHP
5 3,200 (12.52%) Python
6 1,521 (5.95%) TypeScript
7 1,369 (5.36%) ES6
8 1,310 (5.13%) T-SQL
9 1,267 (4.96%) C++
10 1,017 (3.98%) Ruby
11 676 (2.64%) Java 8
12 601 (2.35%) C
13 589 (2.30%) PowerShell
14 547 (2.14%) Scala
15 540 (2.11%) VB.NET
16 483 (1.89%) Go
17 392 (1.53%) Bash Shell
18 358 (1.40%) PL/SQL
19 342 (1.34%) Perl
20 237 (0.93%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3,008 (11.77%) Degree
2 1,089 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 469 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 270 (1.06%) SC Cleared
5 202 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 141 (0.55%) DV Cleared
7 122 (0.48%) Master's Degree
8 107 (0.42%) PhD
9 90 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
10 76 (0.30%) ISTQB
11 62 (0.24%) AWS Certification
12 52 (0.20%) ISEB
13 50 (0.20%) CISSP
14 47 (0.18%) CCNA
14 47 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
15 44 (0.17%) MCSE
16 42 (0.16%) CompTIA Security+
17 41 (0.16%) DBS Check
18 35 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
19 33 (0.13%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,429 (5.59%) QA
2 160 (0.63%) GDPR
3 69 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 63 (0.25%) SLA
5 49 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 41 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 36 (0.14%) WCAG
8 34 (0.13%) Data Quality
9 22 (0.086%) PMO
9 22 (0.086%) WAI
10 16 (0.063%) ISO 14001
11 13 (0.051%) HL7
11 13 (0.051%) MiFID
12 12 (0.047%) Disclosure Scotland
13 10 (0.039%) DICOM
13 10 (0.039%) GAMP
14 7 (0.027%) Cyber Essentials
15 5 (0.020%) PSD2
16 2 (0.008%) Actionable Recommendations
16 2 (0.008%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 1,908 (7.46%) Docker
2 191 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 100 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 75 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
5 67 (0.26%) vSphere
6 61 (0.24%) Firmware
7 53 (0.21%) HDFS
8 51 (0.20%) VirtualBox
9 49 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 48 (0.19%) Varnish
11 43 (0.17%) Hyper-V
12 16 (0.063%) GridGain
13 13 (0.051%) Oracle RAC
14 12 (0.047%) Apache Flume
14 12 (0.047%) LXC
15 10 (0.039%) KVM
16 7 (0.027%) Xen
17 6 (0.023%) iptables
17 6 (0.023%) VMware ESXi
17 6 (0.023%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 668 (2.61%) Kubernetes
2 523 (2.05%) Ansible
3 440 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 423 (1.65%) Puppet
5 267 (1.04%) Terraform
6 90 (0.35%) Salt
7 62 (0.24%) Kibana
8 48 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
9 46 (0.18%) logstash
10 38 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
11 35 (0.14%) HP ALM
12 29 (0.11%) Mesos
13 28 (0.11%) Packer
14 23 (0.090%) Grafana
15 22 (0.086%) Cobbler
16 20 (0.078%) HP Quality Center
17 19 (0.074%) Marathon
18 18 (0.070%) Prometheus
19 17 (0.067%) HAProxy
19 17 (0.067%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3,764 (14.73%) Microsoft
2 1,386 (5.42%) Oracle
3 763 (2.99%) Google
4 572 (2.24%) Adobe
5 433 (1.69%) SAP
6 408 (1.60%) Xamarin
7 337 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
8 262 (1.03%) Sitecore
9 253 (0.99%) Zend
10 188 (0.74%) Tableau
11 187 (0.73%) IBM
12 184 (0.72%) ServiceNow
13 173 (0.68%) Atlassian
14 143 (0.56%) VMware
15 124 (0.49%) Red Hat
16 115 (0.45%) Facebook
17 92 (0.36%) Nintex
18 84 (0.33%) Telerik
19 80 (0.31%) Twitter
20 77 (0.30%) Splunk