Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 28,798 29,955 31,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.11% 18.08% 16.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.30% 32.53% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24,809 26,443 28,264
England median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 89,150 92,084 98,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.06% 55.57% 52.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74,514 76,896 85,809
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,533
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 17 August 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 17 August 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 11,244 £60,000 +4.35% 1,735
South East +2 6,649 £45,000 +5.88% 815
North of England -2 4,317 £42,500 +6.25% 911
Midlands -1 2,601 £41,500 +10.67% 568
North West -1 2,298 £42,500 +6.25% 491
South West -1 2,172 £41,000 +2.50% 408
East of England -2 1,747 £45,000 +3.45% 390
Yorkshire -3 1,689 £42,500 +6.25% 358
West Midlands -1 1,574 £42,500 +13.33% 293
East Midlands -2 1,026 £40,000 +6.67% 274
North East -1 331 £44,750 +27.86% 62
South Coast - 2 - -
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 17,422 (60.50%) HTML
2 16,165 (56.13%) CSS
3 12,759 (44.31%) Agile Software Development
4 12,017 (41.73%) C#
5 11,257 (39.09%) .NET
6 10,183 (35.36%) AngularJS
7 8,636 (29.99%) SQL
8 8,383 (29.11%) MVC
9 7,386 (25.65%) Java
10 6,935 (24.08%) ASP.NET
11 6,740 (23.40%) jQuery
12 6,452 (22.40%) SQL Server
13 6,111 (21.22%) React
14 6,079 (21.11%) HTML5
15 5,459 (18.96%) TDD
16 5,370 (18.65%) Git (software)
17 5,084 (17.65%) Web Development
18 4,843 (16.82%) Finance
19 4,597 (15.96%) Node.js
20 4,521 (15.70%) Front End Development
21 4,480 (15.56%) Software Engineering
22 4,318 (14.99%) PHP
23 4,266 (14.81%) Scrum
24 4,133 (14.35%) ASP.NET MVC
25 4,015 (13.94%) Microsoft
26 3,807 (13.22%) Web Services
27 3,774 (13.11%) CSS3
28 3,592 (12.47%) Degree
29 3,364 (11.68%) MySQL
30 3,346 (11.62%) 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 1,583 (5.50%) CMS
2 831 (2.89%) Elasticsearch
3 817 (2.84%) WordPress
4 792 (2.75%) Apache
5 791 (2.75%) SharePoint
6 637 (2.21%) IIS
7 506 (1.76%) Umbraco
8 501 (1.74%) Confluence
9 463 (1.61%) Tomcat
10 439 (1.52%) Drupal
11 263 (0.91%) JBoss
12 247 (0.86%) Apache Spark
13 241 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
14 240 (0.83%) EPiServer
15 228 (0.79%) nginx
16 199 (0.69%) WebLogic
17 198 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
18 174 (0.60%) WebSphere
19 162 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
20 152 (0.53%) Ethereum
Applications
1 514 (1.78%) Photoshop
2 237 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 196 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
4 173 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
5 127 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 86 (0.30%) Chatbot
7 80 (0.28%) InVision
8 39 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
9 37 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 35 (0.12%) InfoPath
11 34 (0.12%) MS Visio
12 25 (0.087%) InDesign
13 23 (0.080%) GIMP
13 23 (0.080%) UXPin
14 19 (0.066%) Microsoft Project
15 16 (0.056%) Fireworks
16 14 (0.049%) RoboHelp
17 13 (0.045%) Adobe After Effects
18 11 (0.038%) Adobe Premiere
19 8 (0.028%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 533 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 329 (1.14%) Magento
3 166 (0.58%) NetSuite
4 101 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
5 61 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
6 59 (0.20%) SAP Business One
7 51 (0.18%) Eloqua
8 49 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
9 39 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
10 38 (0.13%) Shopify
11 36 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
12 29 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 21 (0.073%) WebTrends
14 17 (0.059%) Documaker
15 14 (0.049%) SAP Hybris
16 13 (0.045%) Remedy ITSM
16 13 (0.045%) SAP S/4HANA
17 11 (0.038%) R3 Corda
18 9 (0.031%) Ripple
18 9 (0.031%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3,238 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3,180 (11.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1,044 (3.63%) SaaS
4 809 (2.81%) GitHub
5 677 (2.35%) npm
6 337 (1.17%) Serverless
7 331 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 276 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
9 266 (0.92%) Office 365
10 220 (0.76%) PaaS
11 202 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
12 182 (0.63%) Google Analytics
13 170 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
14 159 (0.55%) Amazon S3
15 156 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
16 155 (0.54%) IaaS
17 106 (0.37%) Heroku
18 98 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
19 87 (0.30%) OpenShift
20 80 (0.28%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 674 (2.34%) HTTP
2 562 (1.95%) Internet
3 246 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 236 (0.82%) DNS
5 217 (0.75%) SSL
6 181 (0.63%) SMS
7 152 (0.53%) Firewall
7 152 (0.53%) Intranet
8 70 (0.24%) Broadband
9 61 (0.21%) VPN
10 53 (0.18%) SSH
11 50 (0.17%) DHCP
12 49 (0.17%) AMQP
13 46 (0.16%) HTTPS
14 43 (0.15%) Skype
14 43 (0.15%) SMTP
15 42 (0.15%) SNMP
16 37 (0.13%) Wireless
17 32 (0.11%) FTP
18 25 (0.087%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6,452 (22.40%) SQL Server
2 3,364 (11.68%) MySQL
3 2,104 (7.31%) NoSQL
4 1,675 (5.82%) MongoDB
5 1,352 (4.69%) Relational Database
6 955 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
7 954 (3.31%) Big Data
8 591 (2.05%) Blockchain
9 518 (1.80%) SQL Server 2016
10 515 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 454 (1.58%) Redis
12 435 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 392 (1.36%) Hadoop
14 347 (1.20%) RDBMS
15 329 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
16 304 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
17 295 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
18 251 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
19 217 (0.75%) Oracle Database
20 189 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5,370 (18.65%) Git (software)
2 1,698 (5.90%) Jenkins
3 1,476 (5.13%) Visual Studio
4 1,459 (5.07%) JIRA
5 1,413 (4.91%) Selenium
6 1,233 (4.28%) gulp
7 1,218 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 1,149 (3.99%) webpack
9 930 (3.23%) Subversion
10 830 (2.88%) Grunt
11 816 (2.83%) Maven
12 705 (2.45%) Jasmine
13 677 (2.35%) JUnit
14 634 (2.20%) TeamCity
15 617 (2.14%) Cucumber
16 611 (2.12%) NUnit
17 437 (1.52%) Protractor
18 423 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
19 415 (1.44%) Mocha
20 382 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 4,843 (16.82%) Finance
2 1,426 (4.95%) Retail
3 1,399 (4.86%) Marketing
4 1,328 (4.61%) Banking
5 981 (3.41%) Games
6 977 (3.39%) Advertising
7 581 (2.02%) Investment Banking
8 487 (1.69%) Financial Institution
9 455 (1.58%) Manufacturing
10 447 (1.55%) Telecoms
11 264 (0.92%) Electronics
12 263 (0.91%) Law
13 215 (0.75%) Legal
14 211 (0.73%) Front Office
15 191 (0.66%) Automotive
16 168 (0.58%) Publishing
17 143 (0.50%) Back Office
18 95 (0.33%) Multimedia
19 77 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
20 48 (0.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 21,788 (75.66%) Developer
2 5,554 (19.29%) .NET Developer
3 4,479 (15.55%) C# Developer
4 3,775 (13.11%) Senior Developer
5 3,572 (12.40%) JavaScript Developer
6 3,315 (11.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2,938 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
8 2,798 (9.72%) Software Developer
9 2,434 (8.45%) Java Developer
10 2,195 (7.62%) Full Stack Developer
11 1,999 (6.94%) Web Developer
12 1,882 (6.54%) Software Engineer
13 1,737 (6.03%) PHP Developer
14 1,599 (5.55%) ASP.NET Developer
15 1,404 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 1,201 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 1,186 (4.12%) C# Software Developer
18 1,175 (4.08%) Angular Developer
19 1,162 (4.04%) Lead Developer
20 1,112 (3.86%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17,422 (60.50%) HTML
2 16,165 (56.13%) CSS
3 11,257 (39.09%) .NET
4 10,183 (35.36%) AngularJS
5 6,935 (24.08%) ASP.NET
6 6,740 (23.40%) jQuery
7 6,111 (21.22%) React
8 6,079 (21.11%) HTML5
9 4,597 (15.96%) Node.js
10 4,133 (14.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3,807 (13.22%) Web Services
12 3,774 (13.11%) CSS3
13 3,266 (11.34%) RESTful
14 2,922 (10.15%) .NET Framework
15 2,896 (10.06%) ASP.NET Web API
16 2,876 (9.99%) REST
17 2,659 (9.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 2,423 (8.41%) XML
19 2,419 (8.40%) Sass
20 2,164 (7.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3,084 (10.71%) User Experience
2 2,338 (8.12%) Computer Science
3 2,283 (7.93%) Greenfield Project
4 1,530 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
5 1,329 (4.61%) Mobile App
6 1,153 (4.00%) Fintech
7 930 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
8 909 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
9 401 (1.39%) Algorithms
10 342 (1.19%) Management Information System
11 313 (1.09%) Data Structures
12 310 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
13 267 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
14 199 (0.69%) Hedge funds
15 189 (0.66%) N-Tier
16 171 (0.59%) Social Media
17 166 (0.58%) Fixed Income
18 135 (0.47%) Virtual Team
19 133 (0.46%) Robotics
20 129 (0.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2,845 (9.88%) Linux
2 1,600 (5.56%) Windows
3 1,012 (3.51%) Android
4 881 (3.06%) Apple iOS
5 721 (2.50%) Unix
6 305 (1.06%) Windows Server
7 144 (0.50%) CentOS
8 112 (0.39%) Mac OS X
8 112 (0.39%) Ubuntu
9 80 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 75 (0.26%) Debian
11 66 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 61 (0.21%) Mac OS
13 44 (0.15%) Solaris
14 41 (0.14%) Windows Phone
15 35 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
16 25 (0.087%) Nucleus RTOS
17 24 (0.083%) Windows 10
18 19 (0.066%) AIX
19 17 (0.059%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12,759 (44.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8,383 (29.11%) MVC
3 5,459 (18.96%) TDD
4 5,084 (17.65%) Web Development
5 4,521 (15.70%) Front End Development
6 4,480 (15.56%) Software Engineering
7 4,266 (14.81%) Scrum
8 3,263 (11.33%) OO
9 3,016 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
10 2,937 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
11 2,886 (10.02%) Test Automation
12 2,511 (8.72%) BDD
13 2,440 (8.47%) DevOps
14 2,144 (7.44%) Unit Testing
15 2,115 (7.34%) Microservices
16 2,009 (6.98%) E-Commerce
17 1,948 (6.76%) SDLC
18 1,807 (6.27%) Mentoring
19 1,596 (5.54%) OOP
20 1,306 (4.54%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 12,017 (41.73%) C#
2 8,636 (29.99%) SQL
3 7,386 (25.65%) Java
4 4,318 (14.99%) PHP
5 3,346 (11.62%) Python
6 1,579 (5.48%) TypeScript
7 1,485 (5.16%) C++
8 1,393 (4.84%) T-SQL
9 1,323 (4.59%) ES6
10 1,315 (4.57%) Ruby
11 778 (2.70%) Java 8
12 742 (2.58%) PowerShell
13 713 (2.48%) Scala
14 652 (2.26%) VB.NET
15 569 (1.98%) C
16 500 (1.74%) Bash Shell
17 489 (1.70%) Perl
18 446 (1.55%) Go
19 384 (1.33%) PL/SQL
20 254 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 3,592 (12.47%) Degree
2 1,270 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 447 (1.55%) Security Cleared
4 314 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 198 (0.69%) DV Cleared
6 195 (0.68%) SC Cleared
7 135 (0.47%) Master's Degree
8 115 (0.40%) PhD
9 101 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
10 63 (0.22%) AWS Certification
11 56 (0.19%) ISEB
11 56 (0.19%) MCSE
12 55 (0.19%) CCNA
12 55 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
13 53 (0.18%) ISTQB
14 51 (0.18%) CompTIA Security+
15 49 (0.17%) CISSP
16 46 (0.16%) SANS
17 44 (0.15%) SAFe Agilist
18 42 (0.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,555 (5.40%) QA
2 121 (0.42%) GCP
3 94 (0.33%) GDPR
4 76 (0.26%) SLA
5 61 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 55 (0.19%) WCAG
7 46 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 44 (0.15%) Data Quality
9 35 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 25 (0.087%) PMO
11 21 (0.073%) MiFID
11 21 (0.073%) WAI
12 18 (0.063%) Disclosure Scotland
13 14 (0.049%) GAMP
14 11 (0.038%) HL7
15 7 (0.024%) DICOM
16 6 (0.021%) Web Application Security Consortium
17 5 (0.017%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 3 (0.010%) Cyber Essentials
18 3 (0.010%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1,940 (6.74%) Docker
2 198 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 167 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 122 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
5 98 (0.34%) vSphere
6 71 (0.25%) Hyper-V
7 48 (0.17%) VirtualBox
8 39 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 34 (0.12%) HDFS
10 33 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
11 32 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
12 27 (0.094%) Varnish
13 24 (0.083%) Firmware
14 23 (0.080%) GridGain
15 20 (0.069%) Samba
16 19 (0.066%) VMware ESXi
17 16 (0.056%) Apache Flume
18 14 (0.049%) LXC
19 10 (0.035%) KVM
20 7 (0.024%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 565 (1.96%) Ansible
2 535 (1.86%) Kubernetes
3 472 (1.64%) Puppet
4 449 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
5 249 (0.86%) Terraform
6 82 (0.28%) Salt
7 77 (0.27%) Kibana
8 61 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
9 54 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
10 50 (0.17%) logstash
11 49 (0.17%) Nagios
11 49 (0.17%) vRealize
12 48 (0.17%) Prometheus
13 47 (0.16%) Cobbler
14 38 (0.13%) vCenter Server
15 28 (0.097%) Marathon
15 28 (0.097%) SCCM
16 27 (0.094%) Packer
16 27 (0.094%) Rancher
17 26 (0.090%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4,015 (13.94%) Microsoft
2 1,545 (5.36%) Oracle
3 992 (3.44%) Google
4 684 (2.38%) Adobe
5 488 (1.69%) Xamarin
6 413 (1.43%) SAP
7 408 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
8 324 (1.13%) Capita
9 320 (1.11%) Sitecore
10 312 (1.08%) Zend
11 253 (0.88%) Twitter
12 233 (0.81%) VMware
13 218 (0.76%) ServiceNow
14 170 (0.59%) Tableau
15 160 (0.56%) Sybase
16 155 (0.54%) Atlassian
17 152 (0.53%) IBM
18 127 (0.44%) Splunk
19 117 (0.41%) Red Hat
20 116 (0.40%) WorldPay