Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 30,302 28,552 31,723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.36% 17.20% 16.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.86% 32.04% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 26,795 25,608 28,845
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,583 £68,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 92,223 89,105 102,945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.88% 53.69% 52.55%
Number of salaries quoted 78,099 76,925 89,355
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 21 February 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 21 February 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 11,623 £57,500 +4.55% 1,891
South East +4 6,930 £45,000 +5.88% 924
North of England +2 4,466 £40,000 +2.56% 1,048
Midlands -1 3,036 £37,500 - 601
North West 0 2,352 £42,000 +9.09% 601
South West 0 2,178 £40,000 - 369
East of England -1 2,041 £45,000 +12.50% 381
Yorkshire +4 1,799 £40,000 - 369
West Midlands -1 1,783 £37,500 - 321
East Midlands +2 1,260 £37,500 - 278
North East -3 310 £35,000 - 78
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 19,195 (63.35%) HTML
2 17,619 (58.14%) CSS
3 13,557 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
4 12,337 (40.71%) C#
5 11,599 (38.28%) .NET
6 10,589 (34.94%) AngularJS
7 9,466 (31.24%) MVC
8 9,196 (30.35%) SQL
9 8,506 (28.07%) jQuery
10 7,686 (25.36%) Java
11 7,460 (24.62%) ASP.NET
12 7,096 (23.42%) HTML5
13 6,906 (22.79%) SQL Server
14 6,234 (20.57%) Web Development
15 5,744 (18.96%) PHP
16 5,691 (18.78%) TDD
17 5,573 (18.39%) React
18 5,214 (17.21%) Git (software)
19 5,208 (17.19%) Node.js
20 4,981 (16.44%) Front End Development
21 4,642 (15.32%) Finance
22 4,623 (15.26%) Scrum
23 4,456 (14.71%) Software Engineering
24 4,304 (14.20%) CSS3
25 4,269 (14.09%) ASP.NET MVC
26 4,108 (13.56%) MySQL
27 4,059 (13.40%) Web Services
28 4,036 (13.32%) Microsoft
29 3,807 (12.56%) Degree
30 3,802 (12.55%) OO

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 1,627 (5.37%) CMS
2 925 (3.05%) Apache
3 911 (3.01%) WordPress
4 872 (2.88%) SharePoint
5 809 (2.67%) IIS
6 754 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
7 529 (1.75%) Umbraco
8 514 (1.70%) Tomcat
9 448 (1.48%) Drupal
10 405 (1.34%) Confluence
11 334 (1.10%) JBoss
12 304 (1.00%) Apache Spark
13 290 (0.96%) nginx
14 232 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
15 195 (0.64%) WebSphere
16 191 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
16 191 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
17 189 (0.62%) EPiServer
18 166 (0.55%) Apache Solr
19 142 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 710 (2.34%) Photoshop
2 378 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 214 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
4 204 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 202 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
6 80 (0.26%) Chatbot
7 64 (0.21%) InDesign
8 55 (0.18%) InfoPath
9 54 (0.18%) InVision
10 37 (0.12%) MS Visio
11 28 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
12 26 (0.086%) GIMP
13 24 (0.079%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 18 (0.059%) Acrobat
14 18 (0.059%) UXPin
15 17 (0.056%) Microsoft Project
16 16 (0.053%) SPSS
17 15 (0.050%) Adobe After Effects
18 14 (0.046%) Adobe Premiere
19 12 (0.040%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 526 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 507 (1.67%) Magento
3 111 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
4 77 (0.25%) NetSuite
5 58 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 57 (0.19%) Shopify
7 42 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
8 38 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
9 31 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 24 (0.079%) WebTrends
11 23 (0.076%) Eloqua
11 23 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
12 19 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
13 17 (0.056%) Dynamics GP
14 16 (0.053%) Dynamics AX
14 16 (0.053%) MetaTrader
15 15 (0.050%) SAP Business One
16 13 (0.043%) Adobe Campaign
17 11 (0.036%) OpenCart
18 10 (0.033%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2,837 (9.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2,661 (8.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1,307 (4.31%) SaaS
4 785 (2.59%) GitHub
5 608 (2.01%) npm
6 371 (1.22%) Office 365
7 316 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
8 254 (0.84%) PaaS
9 222 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
9 222 (0.73%) Serverless
10 182 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
11 181 (0.60%) Google Analytics
12 175 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
13 161 (0.53%) IaaS
14 152 (0.50%) Amazon S3
15 96 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
16 90 (0.30%) Heroku
17 82 (0.27%) Slack
18 76 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
19 71 (0.23%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 696 (2.30%) Internet
2 632 (2.09%) HTTP
3 188 (0.62%) Intranet
4 185 (0.61%) SMS
5 163 (0.54%) TCP/IP
6 144 (0.48%) Firewall
7 137 (0.45%) SSL
8 119 (0.39%) DNS
9 88 (0.29%) VPN
10 57 (0.19%) FTP
11 56 (0.18%) Wireless
12 51 (0.17%) Broadband
13 50 (0.17%) SMTP
14 46 (0.15%) HTTPS
15 45 (0.15%) Network Security
16 41 (0.14%) SNMP
17 38 (0.13%) VoIP
18 36 (0.12%) AMQP
18 36 (0.12%) Skype
18 36 (0.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6,906 (22.79%) SQL Server
2 4,108 (13.56%) MySQL
3 2,207 (7.28%) NoSQL
4 1,625 (5.36%) MongoDB
5 1,276 (4.21%) Relational Database
6 1,046 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 804 (2.65%) Big Data
8 461 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 458 (1.51%) Redis
10 413 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 403 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 374 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
13 345 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
14 329 (1.09%) Hadoop
15 320 (1.06%) Blockchain
16 312 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
17 300 (0.99%) RDBMS
18 271 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
19 221 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 195 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5,214 (17.21%) Git (software)
2 1,614 (5.33%) Visual Studio
3 1,547 (5.11%) Jenkins
4 1,301 (4.29%) Subversion
5 1,295 (4.27%) JIRA
6 1,249 (4.12%) Selenium
7 1,231 (4.06%) gulp
8 1,173 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 956 (3.15%) webpack
10 885 (2.92%) Maven
11 857 (2.83%) Grunt
12 742 (2.45%) NUnit
13 686 (2.26%) Jasmine
14 629 (2.08%) TeamCity
15 621 (2.05%) JUnit
16 599 (1.98%) Cucumber
17 456 (1.50%) WebDriver
18 368 (1.21%) Mocha
19 366 (1.21%) Karma Test Runner
20 332 (1.10%) Protractor
General
1 4,642 (15.32%) Finance
2 1,572 (5.19%) Retail
3 1,512 (4.99%) Marketing
4 1,214 (4.01%) Advertising
5 1,147 (3.79%) Banking
6 1,077 (3.55%) Games
7 516 (1.70%) Telecoms
8 363 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 330 (1.09%) Legal
10 318 (1.05%) Manufacturing
11 272 (0.90%) Law
12 261 (0.86%) Electronics
13 253 (0.83%) Front Office
14 242 (0.80%) Publishing
15 205 (0.68%) Music Industry
16 202 (0.67%) Automotive
17 193 (0.64%) Back Office
18 189 (0.62%) Financial Institution
19 124 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
20 118 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23,400 (77.22%) Developer
2 5,769 (19.04%) .NET Developer
3 4,458 (14.71%) C# Developer
4 4,245 (14.01%) Senior Developer
5 3,852 (12.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 3,653 (12.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3,201 (10.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 3,105 (10.25%) Software Developer
9 2,737 (9.03%) Java Developer
10 2,622 (8.65%) PHP Developer
11 2,570 (8.48%) Web Developer
12 2,034 (6.71%) Full Stack Developer
13 1,897 (6.26%) ASP.NET Developer
14 1,718 (5.67%) Software Engineer
15 1,696 (5.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 1,366 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 1,346 (4.44%) Angular Developer
18 1,333 (4.40%) Junior
19 1,332 (4.40%) HTML Developer
20 1,316 (4.34%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19,195 (63.35%) HTML
2 17,619 (58.14%) CSS
3 11,599 (38.28%) .NET
4 10,589 (34.94%) AngularJS
5 8,506 (28.07%) jQuery
6 7,460 (24.62%) ASP.NET
7 7,096 (23.42%) HTML5
8 5,573 (18.39%) React
9 5,208 (17.19%) Node.js
10 4,304 (14.20%) CSS3
11 4,269 (14.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4,059 (13.40%) Web Services
13 3,170 (10.46%) .NET Framework
14 2,966 (9.79%) RESTful
15 2,938 (9.70%) XML
16 2,904 (9.58%) REST
17 2,839 (9.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 2,710 (8.94%) ASP.NET Web API
19 2,529 (8.35%) Sass
20 2,395 (7.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3,323 (10.97%) User Experience
2 2,451 (8.09%) Computer Science
3 2,113 (6.97%) Greenfield Project
4 1,697 (5.60%) Mobile App
5 1,435 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
6 1,247 (4.12%) Fintech
7 779 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
8 405 (1.34%) Algorithms
9 302 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
10 264 (0.87%) Data Structures
11 237 (0.78%) Social Media
12 211 (0.70%) Management Information System
13 203 (0.67%) N-Tier
14 186 (0.61%) Client/Server
15 183 (0.60%) Hedge funds
16 151 (0.50%) Graphic Design
17 146 (0.48%) W3C
18 133 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 120 (0.40%) Virtual Team
20 111 (0.37%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3,243 (10.70%) Linux
2 1,779 (5.87%) Windows
3 1,146 (3.78%) Android
4 951 (3.14%) Apple iOS
5 880 (2.90%) Unix
6 368 (1.21%) Windows Server
7 142 (0.47%) CentOS
8 124 (0.41%) Ubuntu
9 89 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 86 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 75 (0.25%) Debian
12 72 (0.24%) Windows 10
13 62 (0.20%) Windows 7
14 60 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 53 (0.17%) Mac OS
16 50 (0.17%) Solaris
17 39 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
18 31 (0.10%) Windows Phone
19 30 (0.099%) AIX
20 24 (0.079%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13,557 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 9,466 (31.24%) MVC
3 6,234 (20.57%) Web Development
4 5,691 (18.78%) TDD
5 4,981 (16.44%) Front End Development
6 4,623 (15.26%) Scrum
7 4,456 (14.71%) Software Engineering
8 3,802 (12.55%) OO
9 2,631 (8.68%) BDD
10 2,626 (8.67%) Test Automation
11 2,496 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
12 2,351 (7.76%) E-Commerce
13 2,243 (7.40%) OOP
13 2,243 (7.40%) Unit Testing
14 2,192 (7.23%) DevOps
15 2,150 (7.10%) SDLC
16 1,929 (6.37%) Mentoring
17 1,913 (6.31%) Microservices
18 1,388 (4.58%) Open Source
19 1,384 (4.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12,337 (40.71%) C#
2 9,196 (30.35%) SQL
3 7,686 (25.36%) Java
4 5,744 (18.96%) PHP
5 3,241 (10.70%) Python
6 1,827 (6.03%) Ruby
7 1,602 (5.29%) T-SQL
8 1,420 (4.69%) C++
9 1,303 (4.30%) TypeScript
10 1,240 (4.09%) ES6
11 830 (2.74%) VB.NET
12 754 (2.49%) Scala
13 636 (2.10%) C
14 630 (2.08%) PowerShell
15 602 (1.99%) Perl
16 521 (1.72%) Bash Shell
17 463 (1.53%) Go
18 350 (1.16%) PL/SQL
19 330 (1.09%) VB
20 265 (0.87%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3,807 (12.56%) Degree
2 1,147 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 464 (1.53%) Security Cleared
4 328 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 215 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 133 (0.44%) PhD
7 109 (0.36%) ISTQB
8 102 (0.34%) ISEB
9 89 (0.29%) DV Cleared
10 74 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
11 71 (0.23%) MCSD
12 69 (0.23%) Master's Degree
13 60 (0.20%) MCP
14 49 (0.16%) MCAD
15 45 (0.15%) Sun Certification
16 40 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 38 (0.13%) AWS Certification
18 33 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
19 32 (0.11%) PMI Certification
20 31 (0.10%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,646 (5.43%) QA
2 98 (0.32%) SLA
3 91 (0.30%) GCP
4 75 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 58 (0.19%) WCAG
6 42 (0.14%) GDPR
7 41 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 36 (0.12%) PMO
9 33 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 29 (0.096%) WAI
11 20 (0.066%) MiFID
12 18 (0.059%) ISO 9001
13 17 (0.056%) Disclosure Scotland
14 11 (0.036%) HL7
14 11 (0.036%) Web Application Security Consortium
15 10 (0.033%) EMIR
15 10 (0.033%) GAMP
16 8 (0.026%) COBIT
17 7 (0.023%) DICOM
18 5 (0.017%) SEPA
System Software
1 1,752 (5.78%) Docker
2 200 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 123 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 79 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
5 57 (0.19%) HDFS
6 53 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 27 (0.089%) vSphere
8 20 (0.066%) Samba
9 19 (0.063%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 16 (0.053%) VirtualBox
11 14 (0.046%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (0.043%) Firmware
13 11 (0.036%) Microsoft App-V
14 10 (0.033%) Squid
14 10 (0.033%) Varnish
15 9 (0.030%) LXC
15 9 (0.030%) VMware NSX
16 8 (0.026%) Apache Flume
17 7 (0.023%) KVM
18 6 (0.020%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 621 (2.05%) Puppet
2 528 (1.74%) Ansible
3 437 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
4 384 (1.27%) Kubernetes
5 154 (0.51%) Terraform
6 92 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
7 91 (0.30%) Kibana
8 67 (0.22%) logstash
9 60 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
10 52 (0.17%) Nagios
11 48 (0.16%) Salt
12 36 (0.12%) Consul
13 35 (0.12%) SCCM
14 32 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 29 (0.096%) Prometheus
16 28 (0.092%) Graphite
17 27 (0.089%) Packer
18 26 (0.086%) HAProxy
18 26 (0.086%) Mesos
19 22 (0.073%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 4,036 (13.32%) Microsoft
2 1,709 (5.64%) Oracle
3 1,340 (4.42%) Google
4 711 (2.35%) Zend
5 613 (2.02%) Adobe
6 377 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
7 354 (1.17%) Xamarin
8 334 (1.10%) Twitter
9 313 (1.03%) SAP
10 304 (1.00%) Sitecore
11 250 (0.83%) Capita
12 216 (0.71%) VMware
13 174 (0.57%) IBM
14 157 (0.52%) ServiceNow
15 144 (0.48%) HP
16 143 (0.47%) Apple
17 123 (0.41%) Splunk
18 116 (0.38%) Telerik
19 114 (0.38%) Red Hat
20 111 (0.37%) Facebook