Period
to 18 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 27,555 29,169 30,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.98% 17.78% 16.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.22% 32.12% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23,657 25,734 27,476
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £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 85,518 90,807 95,649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.80% 55.36% 52.89%
Number of salaries quoted 71,641 75,052 83,270
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 October 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 October 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 +1 11,277 £60,000 +4.35% 1,809
South East +1 6,177 £45,000 - 919
North of England -1 3,902 £42,500 +6.25% 1,146
Midlands -2 2,367 £40,000 +6.67% 673
South West 0 2,079 £40,000 - 466
North West -3 2,060 £45,000 +12.50% 627
East of England +1 1,685 £45,000 - 388
Yorkshire +1 1,541 £42,500 +6.25% 407
West Midlands -2 1,408 £42,500 +13.33% 382
East Midlands -2 961 £40,000 +6.67% 291
North East +5 301 £44,500 +18.67% 112
South Coast - 2 - -
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 16,547 (60.05%) HTML
2 15,428 (55.99%) CSS
3 12,504 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11,626 (42.19%) C#
5 10,843 (39.35%) .NET
6 9,857 (35.77%) AngularJS
7 8,150 (29.58%) SQL
8 8,006 (29.05%) MVC
9 6,868 (24.92%) Java
10 6,576 (23.86%) ASP.NET
11 6,387 (23.18%) SQL Server
12 6,197 (22.49%) jQuery
13 6,007 (21.80%) React
14 5,891 (21.38%) HTML5
15 5,176 (18.78%) TDD
16 5,008 (18.17%) Git (software)
17 4,797 (17.41%) Finance
18 4,778 (17.34%) Web Development
19 4,341 (15.75%) Node.js
20 4,323 (15.69%) Front End Development
21 4,233 (15.36%) Scrum
22 4,211 (15.28%) Software Engineering
23 4,067 (14.76%) PHP
24 4,002 (14.52%) Microsoft
25 3,959 (14.37%) ASP.NET MVC
26 3,702 (13.43%) CSS3
27 3,597 (13.05%) Web Services
28 3,464 (12.57%) Degree
29 3,421 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
30 3,348 (12.15%) Python

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 1,566 (5.68%) CMS
2 898 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
3 794 (2.88%) WordPress
4 767 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 724 (2.63%) Apache
6 628 (2.28%) IIS
7 507 (1.84%) Confluence
8 495 (1.80%) Umbraco
9 446 (1.62%) Tomcat
10 353 (1.28%) Drupal
11 248 (0.90%) EPiServer
12 239 (0.87%) Apache Spark
13 226 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
14 209 (0.76%) nginx
15 168 (0.61%) JBoss
15 168 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
16 146 (0.53%) WebLogic
17 143 (0.52%) WebSphere
18 131 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 120 (0.44%) Ethereum
Applications
1 530 (1.92%) Photoshop
2 252 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
3 209 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 173 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
5 138 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 70 (0.25%) InVision
7 67 (0.24%) Chatbot
8 36 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 32 (0.12%) InDesign
9 32 (0.12%) MS Visio
10 23 (0.083%) Microsoft Project
11 21 (0.076%) GIMP
12 20 (0.073%) Adobe After Effects
13 19 (0.069%) OmniGraffle
14 17 (0.062%) Fireworks
14 17 (0.062%) InfoPath
15 10 (0.036%) RoboHelp
15 10 (0.036%) UXPin
16 9 (0.033%) Maya
17 8 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 514 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 280 (1.02%) Magento
3 94 (0.34%) NetSuite
3 94 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
4 57 (0.21%) Eloqua
5 56 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 52 (0.19%) Shopify
7 46 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
8 41 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 41 (0.15%) SAP Business One
9 36 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
10 27 (0.098%) SAP Hybris
11 25 (0.091%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 20 (0.073%) WebTrends
13 13 (0.047%) Actimize
13 13 (0.047%) SAP S/4HANA
14 11 (0.040%) Documaker
15 9 (0.033%) Oracle EBS
15 9 (0.033%) Remedy ITSM
15 9 (0.033%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 3,421 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 3,222 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1,008 (3.66%) SaaS
4 799 (2.90%) GitHub
5 607 (2.20%) npm
6 401 (1.46%) Serverless
7 359 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
8 271 (0.98%) Office 365
9 246 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
10 210 (0.76%) PaaS
11 197 (0.71%) Google Analytics
12 188 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
13 186 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
14 167 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
15 155 (0.56%) Amazon S3
16 128 (0.46%) IaaS
17 118 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
18 95 (0.34%) Heroku
19 84 (0.30%) OpenShift
20 74 (0.27%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 629 (2.28%) HTTP
2 530 (1.92%) Internet
3 245 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 204 (0.74%) DNS
5 201 (0.73%) SSL
6 154 (0.56%) Intranet
7 147 (0.53%) Firewall
8 116 (0.42%) SMS
9 53 (0.19%) VPN
10 49 (0.18%) AMQP
10 49 (0.18%) Broadband
11 46 (0.17%) HTTPS
12 43 (0.16%) Skype
13 41 (0.15%) SSH
14 40 (0.15%) DHCP
14 40 (0.15%) SNMP
14 40 (0.15%) Wireless
15 36 (0.13%) Hyperconnected
16 34 (0.12%) SMTP
17 27 (0.098%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6,387 (23.18%) SQL Server
2 3,148 (11.42%) MySQL
3 1,966 (7.13%) NoSQL
4 1,630 (5.92%) MongoDB
5 1,272 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 987 (3.58%) Big Data
7 928 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
8 559 (2.03%) SQL Server 2016
9 480 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 461 (1.67%) Blockchain
11 417 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 416 (1.51%) Redis
13 400 (1.45%) Hadoop
14 359 (1.30%) RDBMS
15 294 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
16 252 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
17 240 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
18 233 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
19 223 (0.81%) Oracle Database
20 185 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5,008 (18.17%) Git (software)
2 1,721 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1,476 (5.36%) JIRA
4 1,395 (5.06%) Selenium
5 1,378 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 1,252 (4.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 1,090 (3.96%) gulp
8 1,056 (3.83%) webpack
9 872 (3.16%) Subversion
10 821 (2.98%) Maven
11 719 (2.61%) Grunt
12 638 (2.32%) Cucumber
13 632 (2.29%) JUnit
14 615 (2.23%) TeamCity
15 591 (2.14%) Jasmine
16 558 (2.03%) NUnit
17 406 (1.47%) Protractor
18 404 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
19 391 (1.42%) Mocha
20 390 (1.42%) WebDriver
General
1 4,797 (17.41%) Finance
2 1,389 (5.04%) Banking
3 1,388 (5.04%) Marketing
4 1,242 (4.51%) Retail
5 914 (3.32%) Games
6 781 (2.83%) Advertising
7 591 (2.14%) Investment Banking
8 477 (1.73%) Manufacturing
9 422 (1.53%) Financial Institution
10 419 (1.52%) Telecoms
11 278 (1.01%) Law
12 265 (0.96%) Electronics
13 217 (0.79%) Front Office
14 195 (0.71%) Automotive
15 189 (0.69%) Legal
16 168 (0.61%) Publishing
17 151 (0.55%) Back Office
18 77 (0.28%) Multimedia
19 68 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
20 46 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 20,605 (74.78%) Developer
2 5,194 (18.85%) .NET Developer
3 4,082 (14.81%) C# Developer
4 3,601 (13.07%) Senior Developer
5 3,176 (11.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3,060 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
7 2,646 (9.60%) C# .NET Developer
8 2,631 (9.55%) Software Developer
9 2,233 (8.10%) Java Developer
10 2,140 (7.77%) Full Stack Developer
11 1,939 (7.04%) Web Developer
12 1,795 (6.51%) Software Engineer
13 1,650 (5.99%) PHP Developer
14 1,496 (5.43%) ASP.NET Developer
15 1,290 (4.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 1,125 (4.08%) Lead Developer
17 1,073 (3.89%) React Developer
18 1,071 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 1,058 (3.84%) Junior
20 1,022 (3.71%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16,547 (60.05%) HTML
2 15,428 (55.99%) CSS
3 10,843 (39.35%) .NET
4 9,857 (35.77%) AngularJS
5 6,576 (23.86%) ASP.NET
6 6,197 (22.49%) jQuery
7 6,007 (21.80%) React
8 5,891 (21.38%) HTML5
9 4,341 (15.75%) Node.js
10 3,959 (14.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3,702 (13.43%) CSS3
12 3,597 (13.05%) Web Services
13 3,150 (11.43%) RESTful
14 2,986 (10.84%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2,758 (10.01%) REST
16 2,706 (9.82%) .NET Framework
17 2,672 (9.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 2,323 (8.43%) Sass
19 2,196 (7.97%) XML
20 2,042 (7.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2,942 (10.68%) User Experience
2 2,208 (8.01%) Computer Science
3 2,146 (7.79%) Greenfield Project
4 1,463 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
5 1,263 (4.58%) Mobile App
6 1,144 (4.15%) Fintech
7 984 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
8 815 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
9 409 (1.48%) Algorithms
10 316 (1.15%) Data Structures
11 299 (1.09%) Management Information System
12 279 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
13 207 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
13 207 (0.75%) N-Tier
14 205 (0.74%) Hedge funds
15 191 (0.69%) Social Media
16 142 (0.52%) Fixed Income
17 139 (0.50%) Tandem
18 135 (0.49%) Virtual Team
19 132 (0.48%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2,643 (9.59%) Linux
2 1,608 (5.84%) Windows
3 1,019 (3.70%) Android
4 936 (3.40%) Apple iOS
5 679 (2.46%) Unix
6 289 (1.05%) Windows Server
7 144 (0.52%) CentOS
8 135 (0.49%) Ubuntu
9 107 (0.39%) Mac OS X
10 106 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 71 (0.26%) Debian
12 65 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 48 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 31 (0.11%) Windows 10
15 30 (0.11%) Windows Phone
15 30 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
16 27 (0.098%) Solaris
17 18 (0.065%) openSUSE
18 15 (0.054%) AIX
19 12 (0.044%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 12,504 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8,006 (29.05%) MVC
3 5,176 (18.78%) TDD
4 4,778 (17.34%) Web Development
5 4,323 (15.69%) Front End Development
6 4,233 (15.36%) Scrum
7 4,211 (15.28%) Software Engineering
8 2,982 (10.82%) Continuous Integration
9 2,970 (10.78%) OO
9 2,970 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
10 2,842 (10.31%) Test Automation
11 2,474 (8.98%) BDD
12 2,415 (8.76%) DevOps
13 2,164 (7.85%) Microservices
14 1,937 (7.03%) E-Commerce
14 1,937 (7.03%) Unit Testing
15 1,789 (6.49%) SDLC
16 1,688 (6.13%) Mentoring
17 1,456 (5.28%) OOP
18 1,375 (4.99%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11,626 (42.19%) C#
2 8,150 (29.58%) SQL
3 6,868 (24.92%) Java
4 4,067 (14.76%) PHP
5 3,348 (12.15%) Python
6 1,554 (5.64%) TypeScript
7 1,413 (5.13%) T-SQL
8 1,358 (4.93%) C++
9 1,354 (4.91%) ES6
10 1,090 (3.96%) Ruby
11 755 (2.74%) Java 8
12 688 (2.50%) PowerShell
13 640 (2.32%) Scala
14 621 (2.25%) VB.NET
15 603 (2.19%) C
16 472 (1.71%) Go
17 436 (1.58%) Bash Shell
18 434 (1.58%) Perl
19 361 (1.31%) PL/SQL
20 218 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3,464 (12.57%) Degree
2 1,239 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 506 (1.84%) Security Cleared
4 265 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 252 (0.91%) SC Cleared
6 206 (0.75%) DV Cleared
7 123 (0.45%) Master's Degree
8 111 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
9 103 (0.37%) PhD
10 64 (0.23%) CISSP
11 62 (0.23%) CCNA
11 62 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
12 61 (0.22%) ISTQB
13 58 (0.21%) CompTIA Security+
14 56 (0.20%) MCSE
15 53 (0.19%) AWS Certification
16 51 (0.19%) DBS Check
17 48 (0.17%) SAFe Agilist
18 46 (0.17%) SANS
19 45 (0.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,553 (5.64%) QA
2 129 (0.47%) GDPR
3 70 (0.25%) SLA
4 56 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 56 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 50 (0.18%) WCAG
6 45 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 42 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 30 (0.11%) PMO
9 22 (0.080%) WAI
10 17 (0.062%) MiFID
11 16 (0.058%) Disclosure Scotland
12 13 (0.047%) HL7
13 10 (0.036%) DICOM
13 10 (0.036%) ISO 14001
14 9 (0.033%) Cyber Essentials
15 5 (0.018%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 4 (0.015%) PSD2
17 3 (0.011%) ISO 15765
17 3 (0.011%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1,954 (7.09%) Docker
2 196 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 120 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 104 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
5 83 (0.30%) vSphere
6 55 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 54 (0.20%) VirtualBox
8 40 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 40 (0.15%) Firmware
9 39 (0.14%) HDFS
10 38 (0.14%) Varnish
11 22 (0.080%) GridGain
12 16 (0.058%) Apache Flume
13 14 (0.051%) KVM
14 13 (0.047%) LXC
14 13 (0.047%) Samba
15 12 (0.044%) VMware ESXi
16 9 (0.033%) Xen
17 7 (0.025%) Virtual Desktop
17 7 (0.025%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 598 (2.17%) Kubernetes
2 540 (1.96%) Ansible
3 451 (1.64%) Puppet
4 440 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
5 258 (0.94%) Terraform
6 101 (0.37%) Salt
7 67 (0.24%) Kibana
8 52 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
9 44 (0.16%) logstash
9 44 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
10 34 (0.12%) HP ALM
10 34 (0.12%) Nagios
11 27 (0.098%) Packer
11 27 (0.098%) Prometheus
12 25 (0.091%) Cobbler
12 25 (0.091%) Mesos
13 23 (0.083%) HP Quality Center
14 22 (0.080%) vRealize
15 21 (0.076%) Grafana
15 21 (0.076%) Rancher
Vendors
1 4,002 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 1,455 (5.28%) Oracle
3 908 (3.30%) Google
4 665 (2.41%) Adobe
5 496 (1.80%) Xamarin
6 405 (1.47%) SAP
7 387 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
8 305 (1.11%) Sitecore
9 289 (1.05%) Zend
10 206 (0.75%) ServiceNow
11 196 (0.71%) Tableau
12 188 (0.68%) Atlassian
13 183 (0.66%) Twitter
14 171 (0.62%) IBM
15 170 (0.62%) VMware
16 144 (0.52%) Sybase
17 131 (0.48%) Facebook
18 130 (0.47%) Red Hat
19 117 (0.42%) Nintex
20 96 (0.35%) HP