Period
to 28 May 2020

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 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > England
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 15,102 22,198 29,591
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 18.15% 16.67% 18.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.98% 30.66% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14,389 20,357 27,316
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 45,795 72,398 90,838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.05% 54.36% 56.30%
Number of salaries quoted 38,078 59,618 76,074
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in England

JavaScript
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in England

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript in England over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

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 28 May 2020. 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 -2 6,443 £67,500 +5.47% 504
South East +2 3,321 £47,500 - 220
North of England +1 2,267 £45,000 +5.88% 363
South West 0 1,263 £45,000 +5.88% 150
North West +1 1,170 £47,500 +5.56% 186
Midlands -2 1,144 £45,000 +12.50% 194
Yorkshire +1 879 £45,000 +5.88% 118
West Midlands +4 657 £45,000 +10.43% 106
East of England -3 584 £47,500 - 86
East Midlands +2 485 £42,500 +6.25% 88
North East +5 219 £45,000 +2.27% 59
South Coast - 2 - -
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, 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 7,127 (47.19%) HTML
2 7,014 (46.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6,670 (44.17%) CSS
4 5,805 (38.44%) C#
5 5,272 (34.91%) .NET
6 5,054 (33.47%) AngularJS
7 4,772 (31.60%) React
8 3,571 (23.65%) SQL
9 3,519 (23.30%) Node.js
10 3,469 (22.97%) Java
11 3,343 (22.14%) MVC
12 3,166 (20.96%) Azure
13 3,158 (20.91%) AWS
14 3,013 (19.95%) Software Engineering
15 2,841 (18.81%) ASP.NET
16 2,789 (18.47%) SQL Server
17 2,788 (18.46%) TDD
18 2,716 (17.98%) Git (software)
19 2,515 (16.65%) Front End Development
20 2,490 (16.49%) Python
21 2,469 (16.35%) Finance
22 2,334 (15.45%) Scrum
23 2,269 (15.02%) HTML5
24 2,262 (14.98%) jQuery
25 2,151 (14.24%) TypeScript
26 2,127 (14.08%) DevOps
27 2,114 (14.00%) PHP
28 2,061 (13.65%) Web Development
29 2,014 (13.34%) Microservices
30 1,991 (13.18%) Vue.js

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
1 621 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
2 482 (3.19%) CMS
3 315 (2.09%) WordPress
4 227 (1.50%) Apache
5 222 (1.47%) SharePoint
6 217 (1.44%) Confluence
7 208 (1.38%) IIS
8 120 (0.79%) Umbraco
9 113 (0.75%) Apache Spark
10 109 (0.72%) Drupal
11 104 (0.69%) Tomcat
12 88 (0.58%) nginx
13 84 (0.56%) EPiServer
14 83 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
15 66 (0.44%) JBoss
16 47 (0.31%) Apache Solr
17 46 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 43 (0.28%) ArcGIS
19 42 (0.28%) OpenStack
20 39 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 151 (1.00%) Photoshop
2 118 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 116 (0.77%) Sketch
4 84 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
5 79 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
6 77 (0.51%) InVision
7 63 (0.42%) Zeplin
8 51 (0.34%) Adobe XD
9 42 (0.28%) Chatbot
10 36 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 24 (0.16%) MS Visio
12 18 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 16 (0.11%) Figma
14 9 (0.060%) Spreadsheet
15 8 (0.053%) InDesign
15 8 (0.053%) Marvel
16 7 (0.046%) InfoPath
17 6 (0.040%) GIMP
17 6 (0.040%) UXPin
18 5 (0.033%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 248 (1.64%) Magento
2 142 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 85 (0.56%) FINCAD Analytics
4 59 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
5 54 (0.36%) Shopify
6 35 (0.23%) NetSuite
7 27 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
8 26 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
9 10 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
10 9 (0.060%) Distributed Ledger
10 9 (0.060%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 9 (0.060%) SDL Web 8
11 8 (0.053%) Dynamics AX
11 8 (0.053%) Eloqua
12 7 (0.046%) Oracle EBS
12 7 (0.046%) Oracle EBS R12
13 6 (0.040%) Dynamics NAV
13 6 (0.040%) Endur
13 6 (0.040%) OpenCart
13 6 (0.040%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3,166 (20.96%) Azure
2 3,158 (20.91%) AWS
3 865 (5.73%) SaaS
4 730 (4.83%) GCP
5 564 (3.73%) Serverless
6 360 (2.38%) GitHub
7 308 (2.04%) npm
8 297 (1.97%) AWS Lambda
9 157 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
10 153 (1.01%) Power Platform
11 147 (0.97%) PaaS
12 137 (0.91%) OpenShift
13 127 (0.84%) Amazon S3
13 127 (0.84%) Office 365
14 122 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
15 119 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
16 118 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
17 110 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
18 94 (0.62%) Google Analytics
19 89 (0.59%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 315 (2.09%) Internet
2 180 (1.19%) HTTP
3 111 (0.74%) TCP/IP
4 73 (0.48%) Firewall
5 56 (0.37%) Intranet
6 55 (0.36%) SSL
7 49 (0.32%) DNS
7 49 (0.32%) Wireshark
8 44 (0.29%) Skype
8 44 (0.29%) VPN
9 41 (0.27%) VoIP
10 39 (0.26%) Network Security
11 27 (0.18%) Wireless
12 15 (0.099%) LAN
12 15 (0.099%) RTP
12 15 (0.099%) SSH
12 15 (0.099%) WAN
13 14 (0.093%) Bluetooth
14 13 (0.086%) DAB
14 13 (0.086%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,789 (18.47%) SQL Server
2 1,639 (10.85%) MySQL
3 1,133 (7.50%) MongoDB
4 870 (5.76%) NoSQL
5 720 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
6 550 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 371 (2.46%) SQL Server 2019
8 352 (2.33%) Redis
9 336 (2.22%) Big Data
10 215 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 155 (1.03%) Hadoop
12 153 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 153 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 124 (0.82%) Power BI
14 123 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
15 109 (0.72%) Amazon Athena
15 109 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 107 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
17 95 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
18 93 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2,716 (17.98%) Git (software)
2 875 (5.79%) Jenkins
3 697 (4.62%) webpack
4 670 (4.44%) JIRA
5 634 (4.20%) Selenium
6 595 (3.94%) Visual Studio
7 385 (2.55%) gulp
8 369 (2.44%) Cucumber
9 320 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
10 290 (1.92%) Jasmine
11 272 (1.80%) Maven
12 264 (1.75%) TeamCity
13 251 (1.66%) Grunt
14 219 (1.45%) Subversion
15 216 (1.43%) Mocha
16 214 (1.42%) Bitbucket
17 209 (1.38%) JUnit
18 204 (1.35%) NUnit
19 199 (1.32%) Cypress.io
20 150 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2,469 (16.35%) Finance
2 756 (5.01%) Retail
3 706 (4.67%) Banking
4 687 (4.55%) Marketing
5 588 (3.89%) Front Office
6 438 (2.90%) Games
7 213 (1.41%) Public Sector
8 212 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 211 (1.40%) Investment Banking
10 201 (1.33%) Law
11 168 (1.11%) Advertising
12 141 (0.93%) Legal
13 139 (0.92%) Telecoms
14 108 (0.72%) Electronics
15 89 (0.59%) Financial Institution
16 68 (0.45%) Automotive
17 67 (0.44%) Publishing
18 43 (0.28%) Aerospace
19 37 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
20 34 (0.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10,860 (71.91%) Developer
2 2,335 (15.46%) .NET Developer
3 2,044 (13.53%) Senior Developer
4 1,856 (12.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1,670 (11.06%) C# Developer
6 1,443 (9.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 1,393 (9.22%) Software Developer
8 1,343 (8.89%) Full Stack Developer
9 1,297 (8.59%) Software Engineer
10 1,061 (7.03%) React Developer
11 1,033 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
12 933 (6.18%) PHP Developer
13 932 (6.17%) Java Developer
14 725 (4.80%) Web Developer
15 573 (3.79%) Lead Developer
16 549 (3.64%) Junior
17 492 (3.26%) Angular Developer
18 467 (3.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
19 453 (3.00%) Junior Developer
20 417 (2.76%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7,127 (47.19%) HTML
2 6,670 (44.17%) CSS
3 5,272 (34.91%) .NET
4 5,054 (33.47%) AngularJS
5 4,772 (31.60%) React
6 3,519 (23.30%) Node.js
7 2,841 (18.81%) ASP.NET
8 2,269 (15.02%) HTML5
9 2,262 (14.98%) jQuery
10 1,991 (13.18%) Vue.js
11 1,938 (12.83%) Web Services
12 1,813 (12.01%) .NET Core
13 1,663 (11.01%) .NET Framework
14 1,525 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC
15 1,427 (9.45%) REST
16 1,407 (9.32%) ASP.NET Web API
17 1,292 (8.56%) CSS3
18 1,277 (8.46%) RESTful
19 1,215 (8.05%) Sass
20 1,116 (7.39%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 1,606 (10.63%) User Experience
2 1,260 (8.34%) Greenfield Project
3 811 (5.37%) Mobile App
4 649 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 446 (2.95%) Hedge funds
6 371 (2.46%) Derivative
7 367 (2.43%) Fixed Income
8 360 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
9 313 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
10 241 (1.60%) Equities
11 238 (1.58%) Algorithms
12 200 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 176 (1.17%) Data Structures
14 144 (0.95%) Cloud Native
15 137 (0.91%) Blog
16 119 (0.79%) Public Cloud
17 101 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
18 79 (0.52%) Management Information System
19 75 (0.50%) Client/Server
20 69 (0.46%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1,330 (8.81%) Linux
2 714 (4.73%) Windows
3 502 (3.32%) Android
4 466 (3.09%) Apple iOS
5 333 (2.21%) Unix
6 94 (0.62%) Mac OS X
7 74 (0.49%) Windows Server
8 56 (0.37%) Ubuntu
9 47 (0.31%) CentOS
10 33 (0.22%) Mac OS
11 23 (0.15%) Debian
12 14 (0.093%) VMS
13 13 (0.086%) tvOS
14 11 (0.073%) Embedded Linux
14 11 (0.073%) Windows 10
15 10 (0.066%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (0.066%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (0.053%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.053%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (0.053%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 7,014 (46.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3,343 (22.14%) MVC
3 3,013 (19.95%) Software Engineering
4 2,788 (18.46%) TDD
5 2,515 (16.65%) Front End Development
6 2,334 (15.45%) Scrum
7 2,127 (14.08%) DevOps
8 2,061 (13.65%) Web Development
9 2,014 (13.34%) Microservices
10 1,618 (10.71%) Test Automation
11 1,447 (9.58%) BDD
12 1,373 (9.09%) OO
13 1,289 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
14 1,165 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
15 1,082 (7.16%) Mentoring
16 1,030 (6.82%) Fintech
17 965 (6.39%) Unit Testing
18 929 (6.15%) Computer Science
19 885 (5.86%) OOP
20 864 (5.72%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5,805 (38.44%) C#
2 3,571 (23.65%) SQL
3 3,469 (22.97%) Java
4 2,490 (16.49%) Python
5 2,151 (14.24%) TypeScript
6 2,114 (14.00%) PHP
7 859 (5.69%) ES6
8 747 (4.95%) C++
9 657 (4.35%) Ruby
10 616 (4.08%) T-SQL
11 375 (2.48%) Go
12 326 (2.16%) Java 8
12 326 (2.16%) Kotlin
13 316 (2.09%) C
14 304 (2.01%) VB.NET
15 245 (1.62%) Scala
16 241 (1.60%) Bash Shell
17 236 (1.56%) PowerShell
18 145 (0.96%) Objective-C
19 144 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 1,373 (9.09%) Degree
2 436 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 359 (2.38%) Security Cleared
4 200 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 107 (0.71%) DV Cleared
6 91 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 68 (0.45%) ISTQB
8 45 (0.30%) Master's Degree
9 34 (0.23%) AWS Certification
10 33 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
11 32 (0.21%) ISEB
12 27 (0.18%) PhD
13 21 (0.14%) DBS Check
14 20 (0.13%) HND
15 18 (0.12%) MCP
16 16 (0.11%) Analytics IQ
16 16 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 13 (0.086%) ITIL Certification
18 9 (0.060%) MCSD
19 8 (0.053%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,006 (6.66%) QA
2 63 (0.42%) GDPR
3 34 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (0.14%) SLA
4 21 (0.14%) WCAG
5 16 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.086%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.066%) PMO
8 9 (0.060%) COBIT
9 6 (0.040%) NIST
10 4 (0.026%) ISO 13485
10 4 (0.026%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.026%) SEPA
11 2 (0.013%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.013%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.007%) Dublin Core
12 1 (0.007%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.007%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.007%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.007%) WAI
System Software
1 1,879 (12.44%) Docker
2 53 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 41 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (0.17%) Firmware
5 25 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
6 23 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 22 (0.15%) vSphere
8 12 (0.079%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 12 (0.079%) VirtualBox
9 8 (0.053%) HDFS
9 8 (0.053%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.046%) Xen
11 6 (0.040%) LXC
11 6 (0.040%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.040%) Squid
12 5 (0.033%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.033%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 4 (0.026%) Kamailio
13 4 (0.026%) Varnish
14 3 (0.020%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1,122 (7.43%) Kubernetes
2 438 (2.90%) Terraform
3 337 (2.23%) Ansible
4 178 (1.18%) Puppet
5 152 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
6 51 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
7 48 (0.32%) Kibana
8 28 (0.19%) Packer
9 24 (0.16%) Grafana
10 22 (0.15%) logstash
11 20 (0.13%) CA Service Virtualization
12 19 (0.13%) Istio
13 18 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
13 18 (0.12%) Prometheus
14 15 (0.099%) Salt
15 14 (0.093%) HP UCMDB
15 14 (0.093%) Mesos
16 13 (0.086%) HP Quality Center
17 12 (0.079%) Nagios
18 9 (0.060%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1,657 (10.97%) Microsoft
2 610 (4.04%) Google
3 588 (3.89%) Oracle
4 279 (1.85%) Adobe
5 221 (1.46%) Zend
6 211 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
7 181 (1.20%) Xamarin
8 171 (1.13%) ServiceNow
9 160 (1.06%) SAP
10 131 (0.87%) Atlassian
11 117 (0.77%) Sitecore
12 95 (0.63%) Bloomberg
13 75 (0.50%) IBM
14 67 (0.44%) Apple
15 52 (0.34%) Tableau
16 48 (0.32%) VMware
17 44 (0.29%) Splunk
18 39 (0.26%) Facebook
19 38 (0.25%) DevExpress
19 38 (0.25%) HP