Period
to 21 October 2019

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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 20,499 27,416 29,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.19% 17.99% 17.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.21% 32.24% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17,793 23,531 25,626
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 67,861 85,047 90,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.60% 55.79% 55.35%
Number of salaries quoted 56,207 71,256 74,728
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 21 October 2019.

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 21 October 2019. 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 8,222 £65,000 +8.33% 1,507
South East +1 4,894 £47,500 +5.56% 863
North of England +2 2,885 £44,250 +4.12% 897
South West 0 1,788 £42,500 +6.25% 497
Midlands -2 1,713 £41,500 +2.47% 545
North West +3 1,637 £45,000 - 488
Yorkshire 0 1,060 £42,500 - 320
East of England -1 953 £50,000 +11.11% 351
West Midlands -5 893 £42,500 - 298
East Midlands +1 818 £40,000 - 246
North East -3 190 £45,000 +1.12% 89
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 10,873 (53.04%) HTML
2 10,216 (49.84%) CSS
3 9,204 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
4 8,327 (40.62%) C#
5 7,441 (36.30%) .NET
6 6,537 (31.89%) AngularJS
7 5,299 (25.85%) React
8 5,263 (25.67%) SQL
9 4,984 (24.31%) MVC
10 4,696 (22.91%) Java
11 4,369 (21.31%) ASP.NET
12 4,011 (19.57%) SQL Server
13 3,726 (18.18%) Git (software)
14 3,702 (18.06%) Node.js
15 3,664 (17.87%) jQuery
16 3,656 (17.84%) Software Engineering
17 3,551 (17.32%) TDD
18 3,413 (16.65%) HTML5
19 3,339 (16.29%) Front End Development
20 3,288 (16.04%) Azure
21 3,276 (15.98%) AWS
22 3,210 (15.66%) Web Development
23 3,131 (15.27%) PHP
24 2,951 (14.40%) Scrum
25 2,876 (14.03%) Python
26 2,814 (13.73%) DevOps
27 2,772 (13.52%) Finance
28 2,604 (12.70%) Microsoft
29 2,517 (12.28%) Web Services
30 2,454 (11.97%) Degree

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
1 781 (3.81%) CMS
2 583 (2.84%) WordPress
3 578 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
4 383 (1.87%) Confluence
5 346 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 326 (1.59%) IIS
7 261 (1.27%) Apache
8 250 (1.22%) Umbraco
9 241 (1.18%) Drupal
10 207 (1.01%) Tomcat
11 168 (0.82%) Apache Spark
12 152 (0.74%) nginx
13 137 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
14 114 (0.56%) JBoss
15 102 (0.50%) EPiServer
16 83 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 82 (0.40%) Apache Solr
18 79 (0.39%) WebSphere
19 74 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
20 61 (0.30%) Joomla!
Applications
1 280 (1.37%) Photoshop
2 151 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 130 (0.63%) Sketch
4 107 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
5 87 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
6 62 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 57 (0.28%) InVision
8 54 (0.26%) Adobe XD
9 36 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 36 (0.18%) Zeplin
10 30 (0.15%) MS Visio
11 27 (0.13%) InDesign
12 24 (0.12%) Chatbot
13 20 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
14 15 (0.073%) Figma
15 12 (0.059%) Adobe Premiere
16 11 (0.054%) GIMP
16 11 (0.054%) OmniGraffle
17 10 (0.049%) Fireworks
17 10 (0.049%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 293 (1.43%) Magento
2 286 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 128 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
4 51 (0.25%) NetSuite
5 40 (0.20%) Shopify
6 30 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 25 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
8 21 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 21 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
9 20 (0.098%) FINCAD Analytics
10 18 (0.088%) Adobe Campaign
11 13 (0.063%) SDL Web 8
12 12 (0.059%) WebTrends
13 11 (0.054%) OpenCart
14 10 (0.049%) SAP SD
15 8 (0.039%) CiviCRM
15 8 (0.039%) SAP S/4HANA
15 8 (0.039%) Temenos T24
16 6 (0.029%) Unica
17 5 (0.024%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 3,288 (16.04%) Azure
2 3,276 (15.98%) AWS
3 1,008 (4.92%) SaaS
4 756 (3.69%) GCP
5 725 (3.54%) GitHub
6 667 (3.25%) Serverless
7 421 (2.05%) npm
8 376 (1.83%) AWS Lambda
9 257 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
10 249 (1.21%) PaaS
11 239 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
12 212 (1.03%) Amazon S3
13 199 (0.97%) Power Platform
14 179 (0.87%) OpenShift
15 174 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
16 164 (0.80%) Office 365
17 144 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
18 143 (0.70%) Amazon ECS
19 119 (0.58%) Google Analytics
20 107 (0.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 327 (1.60%) Internet
2 307 (1.50%) HTTP
3 158 (0.77%) TCP/IP
4 88 (0.43%) Firewall
5 77 (0.38%) Intranet
6 74 (0.36%) DNS
7 49 (0.24%) Skype
8 46 (0.22%) SSL
9 42 (0.20%) SSH
10 38 (0.19%) DHCP
10 38 (0.19%) Network Security
11 37 (0.18%) Extranet
12 30 (0.15%) NetScaler
13 28 (0.14%) HTTPS
14 22 (0.11%) WAN
15 20 (0.098%) VPN
16 18 (0.088%) DAB
17 17 (0.083%) RS-232
17 17 (0.083%) RS-485
18 15 (0.073%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4,011 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 2,290 (11.17%) MySQL
3 1,152 (5.62%) NoSQL
4 990 (4.83%) MongoDB
5 839 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
6 692 (3.38%) Relational Database
7 498 (2.43%) Big Data
8 390 (1.90%) Redis
9 328 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 280 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 251 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
12 250 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 181 (0.88%) Hadoop
14 173 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
15 159 (0.78%) Power BI
16 158 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
16 158 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
17 144 (0.70%) RDBMS
18 135 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
19 118 (0.58%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 3,726 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1,286 (6.27%) Jenkins
3 1,137 (5.55%) JIRA
4 931 (4.54%) Selenium
5 890 (4.34%) webpack
6 884 (4.31%) Visual Studio
7 611 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
8 502 (2.45%) gulp
9 465 (2.27%) Cucumber
10 443 (2.16%) TeamCity
11 385 (1.88%) Subversion
12 374 (1.82%) Maven
13 363 (1.77%) Grunt
14 360 (1.76%) Jasmine
15 325 (1.59%) JUnit
16 318 (1.55%) Bitbucket
17 285 (1.39%) NUnit
18 258 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
19 257 (1.25%) WebDriver
20 243 (1.19%) GitLab
General
1 2,772 (13.52%) Finance
2 1,079 (5.26%) Retail
3 1,006 (4.91%) Marketing
4 756 (3.69%) Banking
5 465 (2.27%) Games
6 376 (1.83%) Public Sector
7 364 (1.78%) Front Office
8 349 (1.70%) Manufacturing
9 304 (1.48%) Advertising
10 263 (1.28%) Telecoms
11 207 (1.01%) Law
12 190 (0.93%) Electronics
13 155 (0.76%) Legal
14 115 (0.56%) Investment Banking
15 114 (0.56%) Automotive
16 111 (0.54%) Publishing
17 89 (0.43%) Financial Institution
18 70 (0.34%) Back Office
19 62 (0.30%) Multimedia
19 62 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14,979 (73.07%) Developer
2 3,156 (15.40%) .NET Developer
3 2,867 (13.99%) Senior Developer
4 2,490 (12.15%) C# Developer
5 2,436 (11.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2,109 (10.29%) Software Developer
7 1,991 (9.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 1,721 (8.40%) Software Engineer
9 1,676 (8.18%) Full Stack Developer
10 1,637 (7.99%) C# .NET Developer
11 1,488 (7.26%) PHP Developer
12 1,254 (6.12%) Java Developer
13 1,228 (5.99%) React Developer
14 1,199 (5.85%) Web Developer
15 874 (4.26%) Junior
16 718 (3.50%) Junior Developer
17 658 (3.21%) ASP.NET Developer
18 637 (3.11%) Lead Developer
19 633 (3.09%) Angular Developer
20 608 (2.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10,873 (53.04%) HTML
2 10,216 (49.84%) CSS
3 7,441 (36.30%) .NET
4 6,537 (31.89%) AngularJS
5 5,299 (25.85%) React
6 4,369 (21.31%) ASP.NET
7 3,702 (18.06%) Node.js
8 3,664 (17.87%) jQuery
9 3,413 (16.65%) HTML5
10 2,517 (12.28%) Web Services
11 2,364 (11.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2,149 (10.48%) REST
13 2,004 (9.78%) CSS3
14 1,821 (8.88%) RESTful
15 1,764 (8.61%) .NET Framework
16 1,715 (8.37%) ASP.NET Web API
17 1,706 (8.32%) Vue.js
18 1,604 (7.82%) Sass
19 1,513 (7.38%) Spring
20 1,477 (7.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2,208 (10.77%) User Experience
2 1,510 (7.37%) Greenfield Project
3 1,102 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 866 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
5 537 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
6 517 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 409 (2.00%) Algorithms
8 250 (1.22%) Fixed Income
9 242 (1.18%) Data Structures
10 199 (0.97%) Derivative
11 197 (0.96%) Equities
12 184 (0.90%) Hedge funds
13 179 (0.87%) Management Information System
14 166 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 156 (0.76%) Public Cloud
16 152 (0.74%) Cloud Native
17 145 (0.71%) Virtual Team
18 134 (0.65%) Social Media
19 116 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
20 101 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,795 (8.76%) Linux
2 1,018 (4.97%) Windows
3 679 (3.31%) Android
4 620 (3.02%) Apple iOS
5 427 (2.08%) Unix
6 157 (0.77%) Windows Server
7 108 (0.53%) Ubuntu
8 94 (0.46%) Mac OS
9 68 (0.33%) CentOS
10 39 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 37 (0.18%) Debian
12 34 (0.17%) Windows 10
13 24 (0.12%) AIX
14 20 (0.098%) Embedded Linux
14 20 (0.098%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (0.088%) Windows 7
16 15 (0.073%) VMS
16 15 (0.073%) zOS
17 14 (0.068%) Kali Linux
17 14 (0.068%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9,204 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 4,984 (24.31%) MVC
3 3,656 (17.84%) Software Engineering
4 3,551 (17.32%) TDD
5 3,339 (16.29%) Front End Development
6 3,210 (15.66%) Web Development
7 2,951 (14.40%) Scrum
8 2,814 (13.73%) DevOps
9 2,137 (10.42%) Microservices
10 1,986 (9.69%) OO
11 1,927 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
12 1,923 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
13 1,878 (9.16%) Test Automation
14 1,745 (8.51%) Computer Science
15 1,611 (7.86%) Mentoring
16 1,577 (7.69%) BDD
17 1,501 (7.32%) Unit Testing
18 1,463 (7.14%) SDLC
19 1,377 (6.72%) E-Commerce
20 1,315 (6.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8,327 (40.62%) C#
2 5,263 (25.67%) SQL
3 4,696 (22.91%) Java
4 3,131 (15.27%) PHP
5 2,876 (14.03%) Python
6 1,847 (9.01%) TypeScript
7 1,281 (6.25%) ES6
8 941 (4.59%) C++
9 894 (4.36%) T-SQL
10 738 (3.60%) Ruby
11 519 (2.53%) Java 8
12 495 (2.41%) VB.NET
13 423 (2.06%) Go
14 407 (1.99%) Scala
15 404 (1.97%) PowerShell
16 398 (1.94%) C
17 354 (1.73%) Bash Shell
18 216 (1.05%) R
19 201 (0.98%) ES7
20 190 (0.93%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2,454 (11.97%) Degree
2 788 (3.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 413 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 201 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 155 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 123 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 80 (0.39%) Master's Degree
8 63 (0.31%) MCP
9 61 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 61 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
10 53 (0.26%) HND
11 45 (0.22%) PhD
12 44 (0.21%) ISEB
13 29 (0.14%) AWS Certification
14 28 (0.14%) CISSP
15 25 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
15 25 (0.12%) MCSD
16 24 (0.12%) CCNA
16 24 (0.12%) Postgraduate
17 22 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,094 (5.34%) QA
2 85 (0.41%) GDPR
3 68 (0.33%) SLA
4 39 (0.19%) WAI
5 31 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 28 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 27 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 26 (0.13%) WCAG
9 17 (0.083%) Data Quality
10 16 (0.078%) PMO
11 13 (0.063%) ISO 9001
12 7 (0.034%) COBIT
13 6 (0.029%) Cyber Essentials
14 5 (0.024%) HL7
14 5 (0.024%) MiFID
14 5 (0.024%) Solvency II
15 4 (0.020%) PSD2
16 3 (0.015%) Def Stans
16 3 (0.015%) IEC 61508
16 3 (0.015%) NIST
System Software
1 2,381 (11.62%) Docker
2 163 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 74 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 32 (0.16%) XenApp
6 31 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 27 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 27 (0.13%) XenDesktop
8 24 (0.12%) HDFS
9 21 (0.10%) Forefront TMG
10 20 (0.098%) vSphere
11 18 (0.088%) Firmware
11 18 (0.088%) Virtual Machines
12 17 (0.083%) VirtualBox
13 13 (0.063%) Varnish
14 10 (0.049%) vCloud
15 8 (0.039%) VMware NSX
16 6 (0.029%) VMware ESXi
17 5 (0.024%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 5 (0.024%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1,153 (5.62%) Kubernetes
2 486 (2.37%) Ansible
3 452 (2.20%) Terraform
4 310 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
5 286 (1.40%) Puppet
6 96 (0.47%) Mesos
7 79 (0.39%) Kibana
8 75 (0.37%) Marathon
9 52 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
10 47 (0.23%) Istio
10 47 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
11 42 (0.20%) logstash
12 41 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
13 40 (0.20%) SCCM
14 37 (0.18%) Consul
14 37 (0.18%) Salt
15 35 (0.17%) Nagios
16 32 (0.16%) ZABBIX
17 30 (0.15%) SCOM
17 30 (0.15%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2,604 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 856 (4.18%) Oracle
3 835 (4.07%) Google
4 452 (2.20%) Adobe
5 347 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
6 312 (1.52%) Zend
7 280 (1.37%) SAP
8 240 (1.17%) IBM
9 212 (1.03%) Xamarin
10 189 (0.92%) Sitecore
11 161 (0.79%) Sage
11 161 (0.79%) ServiceNow
11 161 (0.79%) Splunk
12 137 (0.67%) Cypress Semiconductor
13 132 (0.64%) Atlassian
14 111 (0.54%) Facebook
15 107 (0.52%) Tableau
16 99 (0.48%) VMware
17 90 (0.44%) Bloomberg
18 83 (0.40%) WorldPay