Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 22,028 30,051 30,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.32% 18.28% 18.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.24% 32.51% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18,961 25,972 27,028
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 72,849 92,424 93,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.97% 56.22% 55.42%
Number of salaries quoted 60,123 77,303 78,875
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 15 July 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 15 July 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 0 8,903 £63,451 +5.75% 1,626
South East -1 5,027 £47,500 +5.56% 926
North of England 0 3,210 £42,500 - 1,053
South West +1 1,909 £42,500 +3.66% 470
Midlands 0 1,819 £40,000 -2.44% 697
North West 0 1,666 £45,000 +5.88% 588
Yorkshire +2 1,338 £41,500 -2.35% 352
East of England +1 1,100 £47,500 +5.56% 337
West Midlands -5 975 £40,000 -5.88% 347
East Midlands +1 843 £40,000 - 348
North East 0 207 £44,000 +3.53% 113
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 12,275 (55.72%) HTML
2 11,479 (52.11%) CSS
3 9,835 (44.65%) Agile Software Development
4 9,079 (41.22%) C#
5 8,195 (37.20%) .NET
6 7,311 (33.19%) AngularJS
7 6,036 (27.40%) SQL
8 5,725 (25.99%) MVC
9 5,327 (24.18%) React
10 5,202 (23.62%) Java
11 5,029 (22.83%) ASP.NET
12 4,568 (20.74%) SQL Server
13 4,271 (19.39%) jQuery
14 4,203 (19.08%) Git (software)
15 3,922 (17.80%) HTML5
16 3,849 (17.47%) Software Engineering
17 3,839 (17.43%) TDD
18 3,688 (16.74%) Node.js
19 3,553 (16.13%) PHP
20 3,535 (16.05%) Front End Development
21 3,348 (15.20%) Amazon AWS
22 3,294 (14.95%) Microsoft Azure
23 3,284 (14.91%) Web Development
24 3,195 (14.50%) Scrum
25 3,123 (14.18%) Finance
26 3,062 (13.90%) Python
27 2,906 (13.19%) Microsoft
28 2,890 (13.12%) Web Services
29 2,821 (12.81%) DevOps
30 2,629 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC

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
1 766 (3.48%) CMS
2 676 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
3 565 (2.56%) WordPress
4 458 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 412 (1.87%) Apache
6 400 (1.82%) IIS
7 334 (1.52%) Confluence
8 289 (1.31%) Umbraco
9 255 (1.16%) Tomcat
10 244 (1.11%) Drupal
11 161 (0.73%) Apache Spark
12 150 (0.68%) nginx
13 119 (0.54%) JBoss
14 116 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
15 115 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 98 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
17 90 (0.41%) Apache Solr
18 75 (0.34%) WebSphere
19 66 (0.30%) Joomla!
20 64 (0.29%) EPiServer
Applications
1 295 (1.34%) Photoshop
2 190 (0.86%) Sketch
3 150 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 108 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
5 106 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
6 91 (0.41%) InVision
7 67 (0.30%) Chatbot
8 66 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 56 (0.25%) Adobe XD
10 41 (0.19%) Zeplin
11 27 (0.12%) Fireworks
11 27 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 25 (0.11%) Marvel
13 24 (0.11%) MS Visio
14 17 (0.077%) InDesign
15 16 (0.073%) Figma
16 11 (0.050%) GIMP
17 10 (0.045%) OmniGraffle
18 9 (0.041%) Microsoft Project
19 8 (0.036%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 348 (1.58%) Magento
2 346 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 127 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
4 63 (0.29%) Shopify
5 48 (0.22%) NetSuite
6 46 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 35 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 24 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 17 (0.077%) Adobe Campaign
10 14 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
11 10 (0.045%) nopCommerce
11 10 (0.045%) SAP Hybris
11 10 (0.045%) SAP SD
11 10 (0.045%) WebTrends
12 8 (0.036%) SAP Business One
12 8 (0.036%) Unica
13 7 (0.032%) Sage CRM
14 6 (0.027%) Oracle Applications
14 6 (0.027%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
15 5 (0.023%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3,348 (15.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3,294 (14.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1,126 (5.11%) SaaS
4 732 (3.32%) GitHub
5 723 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 637 (2.89%) Serverless
7 424 (1.92%) npm
8 375 (1.70%) AWS Lambda
9 310 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
10 309 (1.40%) PaaS
11 254 (1.15%) Amazon S3
12 219 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
13 215 (0.98%) Power Platform
14 210 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
15 172 (0.78%) OpenShift
16 171 (0.78%) Office 365
17 156 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
18 145 (0.66%) Amazon ECS
19 124 (0.56%) Google Analytics
20 121 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 308 (1.40%) HTTP
2 252 (1.14%) Internet
3 171 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 102 (0.46%) DNS
5 90 (0.41%) Intranet
6 76 (0.35%) Broadband
7 71 (0.32%) Firewall
8 66 (0.30%) Skype
9 55 (0.25%) DHCP
10 52 (0.24%) SSH
11 51 (0.23%) SSL
12 41 (0.19%) NetScaler
13 31 (0.14%) Extranet
14 25 (0.11%) Network Security
15 22 (0.100%) WAN
16 21 (0.095%) HTTPS
17 19 (0.086%) FTP
17 19 (0.086%) SMS
18 17 (0.077%) Link 16
18 17 (0.077%) Link 22
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4,568 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 2,593 (11.77%) MySQL
3 1,267 (5.75%) NoSQL
4 1,122 (5.09%) MongoDB
5 862 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
6 851 (3.86%) Relational Database
7 516 (2.34%) Big Data
8 473 (2.15%) Redis
9 389 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 328 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 268 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 256 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
13 181 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
13 181 (0.82%) Hadoop
14 177 (0.80%) Power BI
15 164 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
16 158 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
17 155 (0.70%) RDBMS
18 125 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
19 120 (0.54%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4,203 (19.08%) Git (software)
2 1,326 (6.02%) Jenkins
3 1,174 (5.33%) JIRA
4 1,074 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 952 (4.32%) Selenium
6 935 (4.24%) webpack
7 815 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 641 (2.91%) gulp
9 562 (2.55%) Subversion
10 519 (2.36%) Cucumber
11 484 (2.20%) Maven
12 455 (2.07%) Grunt
13 453 (2.06%) TeamCity
14 421 (1.91%) Jasmine
15 364 (1.65%) JUnit
16 313 (1.42%) Bitbucket
17 294 (1.33%) NUnit
18 289 (1.31%) Visual Studio Team System
18 289 (1.31%) WebDriver
19 255 (1.16%) Mocha
General
1 3,123 (14.18%) Finance
2 1,147 (5.21%) Marketing
3 1,015 (4.61%) Retail
4 821 (3.73%) Banking
5 548 (2.49%) Games
6 375 (1.70%) Manufacturing
7 329 (1.49%) Advertising
8 326 (1.48%) Telecoms
9 318 (1.44%) Front Office
10 193 (0.88%) Electronics
11 185 (0.84%) Law
12 174 (0.79%) Legal
13 124 (0.56%) Investment Banking
14 119 (0.54%) Financial Institution
15 112 (0.51%) Publishing
16 103 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
17 100 (0.45%) Automotive
18 92 (0.42%) Back Office
19 73 (0.33%) Aerospace
20 53 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16,339 (74.17%) Developer
2 3,727 (16.92%) .NET Developer
3 2,963 (13.45%) C# Developer
4 2,775 (12.60%) Senior Developer
5 2,445 (11.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2,243 (10.18%) Software Developer
7 2,205 (10.01%) JavaScript Developer
8 1,979 (8.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 1,790 (8.13%) Full Stack Developer
10 1,679 (7.62%) Software Engineer
11 1,644 (7.46%) PHP Developer
12 1,444 (6.56%) Java Developer
13 1,224 (5.56%) Web Developer
14 1,137 (5.16%) React Developer
15 1,067 (4.84%) Junior
16 920 (4.18%) Junior Developer
17 846 (3.84%) ASP.NET Developer
18 754 (3.42%) Lead Developer
19 751 (3.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 682 (3.10%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12,275 (55.72%) HTML
2 11,479 (52.11%) CSS
3 8,195 (37.20%) .NET
4 7,311 (33.19%) AngularJS
5 5,327 (24.18%) React
6 5,029 (22.83%) ASP.NET
7 4,271 (19.39%) jQuery
8 3,922 (17.80%) HTML5
9 3,688 (16.74%) Node.js
10 2,890 (13.12%) Web Services
11 2,629 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2,262 (10.27%) CSS3
13 2,177 (9.88%) REST
14 2,095 (9.51%) RESTful
15 2,010 (9.12%) ASP.NET Web API
16 1,945 (8.83%) .NET Framework
17 1,753 (7.96%) Sass
18 1,700 (7.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 1,700 (7.72%) Vue.js
19 1,662 (7.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2,395 (10.87%) User Experience
2 1,535 (6.97%) Greenfield Project
3 1,093 (4.96%) Mobile App
4 858 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 598 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
6 559 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
7 446 (2.02%) Algorithms
8 315 (1.43%) Data Structures
9 181 (0.82%) Fixed Income
10 175 (0.79%) Derivative
11 174 (0.79%) Hedge funds
12 150 (0.68%) Management Information System
13 147 (0.67%) Social Media
14 139 (0.63%) Public Cloud
15 124 (0.56%) Cloud Native
16 122 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
17 118 (0.54%) Virtual Team
18 115 (0.52%) Blog
18 115 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 110 (0.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2,069 (9.39%) Linux
2 1,142 (5.18%) Windows
3 783 (3.55%) Android
4 662 (3.01%) Apple iOS
5 444 (2.02%) Unix
6 196 (0.89%) Windows Server
7 147 (0.67%) Ubuntu
8 102 (0.46%) Mac OS
9 67 (0.30%) CentOS
10 62 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 58 (0.26%) Debian
12 35 (0.16%) Windows 10
13 30 (0.14%) Mac OS X
14 27 (0.12%) AIX
15 24 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (0.050%) Kali Linux
17 9 (0.041%) Fedora
17 9 (0.041%) Windows 7
18 8 (0.036%) openSUSE
19 7 (0.032%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9,835 (44.65%) Agile Software Development
2 5,725 (25.99%) MVC
3 3,849 (17.47%) Software Engineering
4 3,839 (17.43%) TDD
5 3,535 (16.05%) Front End Development
6 3,284 (14.91%) Web Development
7 3,195 (14.50%) Scrum
8 2,821 (12.81%) DevOps
9 2,306 (10.47%) OO
10 2,214 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
11 2,016 (9.15%) Test Automation
12 1,926 (8.74%) Microservices
13 1,863 (8.46%) Problem-Solving
14 1,834 (8.33%) Computer Science
15 1,780 (8.08%) Mentoring
16 1,772 (8.04%) BDD
17 1,612 (7.32%) Unit Testing
18 1,588 (7.21%) SDLC
19 1,471 (6.68%) OOP
20 1,450 (6.58%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9,079 (41.22%) C#
2 6,036 (27.40%) SQL
3 5,202 (23.62%) Java
4 3,553 (16.13%) PHP
5 3,062 (13.90%) Python
6 1,713 (7.78%) TypeScript
7 1,381 (6.27%) ES6
8 1,109 (5.03%) C++
9 1,048 (4.76%) T-SQL
10 908 (4.12%) Ruby
11 548 (2.49%) C
12 481 (2.18%) Java 8
13 429 (1.95%) PowerShell
14 419 (1.90%) VB.NET
15 401 (1.82%) Scala
16 395 (1.79%) Bash Shell
17 385 (1.75%) Go
18 273 (1.24%) Perl
19 253 (1.15%) Objective-C
20 185 (0.84%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2,618 (11.88%) Degree
2 792 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 621 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 400 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 206 (0.94%) DV Cleared
6 125 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 79 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
8 75 (0.34%) PhD
9 67 (0.30%) HND
9 67 (0.30%) Master's Degree
10 63 (0.29%) ISTQB
11 56 (0.25%) ISEB
12 44 (0.20%) MCP
13 40 (0.18%) AWS Certification
14 39 (0.18%) CCNA
14 39 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
15 37 (0.17%) CISSP
16 29 (0.13%) CEH
17 28 (0.13%) RHCE
18 26 (0.12%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,169 (5.31%) QA
2 99 (0.45%) GDPR
3 79 (0.36%) WAI
4 76 (0.35%) SLA
5 39 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 23 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 21 (0.095%) HL7
7 21 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (0.082%) WCAG
9 16 (0.073%) COBIT
10 13 (0.059%) ISO 9001
11 12 (0.054%) Data Quality
12 11 (0.050%) PMO
13 8 (0.036%) MiFID
14 7 (0.032%) NIST
15 6 (0.027%) Cyber Essentials
15 6 (0.027%) GAMP
15 6 (0.027%) HIPAA
16 5 (0.023%) PSD2
17 4 (0.018%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2,470 (11.21%) Docker
2 178 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 106 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 47 (0.21%) vSphere
6 44 (0.20%) Firmware
7 40 (0.18%) XenDesktop
8 39 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
9 38 (0.17%) XenApp
10 37 (0.17%) Varnish
11 36 (0.16%) VirtualBox
12 27 (0.12%) HDFS
13 26 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
14 13 (0.059%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 13 (0.059%) Forefront TMG
15 12 (0.054%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 10 (0.045%) NFS
16 10 (0.045%) VMware ESXi
17 9 (0.041%) etcd
17 9 (0.041%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 999 (4.54%) Kubernetes
2 520 (2.36%) Ansible
3 372 (1.69%) Terraform
4 327 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
5 303 (1.38%) Puppet
6 95 (0.43%) Kibana
7 71 (0.32%) logstash
8 51 (0.23%) SCCM
9 50 (0.23%) Mesos
10 46 (0.21%) Marathon
11 43 (0.20%) SCOrch
12 41 (0.19%) SCOM
13 37 (0.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 33 (0.15%) Prometheus
15 32 (0.15%) Grafana
15 32 (0.15%) Packer
16 31 (0.14%) Consul
17 27 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
18 26 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
19 24 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2,906 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 1,015 (4.61%) Oracle
3 807 (3.66%) Google
4 475 (2.16%) Adobe
5 285 (1.29%) SAP
6 282 (1.28%) Zend
7 281 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
8 242 (1.10%) IBM
8 242 (1.10%) Xamarin
9 205 (0.93%) ServiceNow
10 176 (0.80%) Splunk
11 173 (0.79%) Sitecore
12 141 (0.64%) Atlassian
13 133 (0.60%) VMware
14 123 (0.56%) Bloomberg
15 120 (0.54%) Reuters
16 113 (0.51%) Tableau
17 110 (0.50%) Cypress Semiconductor
18 78 (0.35%) WorldPay
19 71 (0.32%) Facebook