Period
to 19 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 30,204 28,150 32,135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.38% 17.20% 16.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.86% 32.06% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26,697 25,242 29,235
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 £72,500 £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 91,929 87,811 104,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.95% 53.65% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 77,769 75,797 90,424
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 19 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 19 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 11,585 £57,500 +4.55% 1,878
South East +4 6,919 £45,000 +5.88% 899
North of England +1 4,440 £40,000 +2.56% 1,030
Midlands -1 3,027 £37,500 - 599
North West 0 2,340 £42,000 +9.09% 583
South West 0 2,171 £40,000 - 365
East of England -1 2,037 £45,000 +12.50% 361
Yorkshire +4 1,790 £40,000 - 369
West Midlands -1 1,780 £37,500 - 309
East Midlands +2 1,254 £37,500 - 288
North East -3 305 £35,000 - 78
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 19,140 (63.37%) HTML
2 17,584 (58.22%) CSS
3 13,515 (44.75%) Agile Software Development
4 12,343 (40.87%) C#
5 11,616 (38.46%) .NET
6 10,571 (35.00%) AngularJS
7 9,492 (31.43%) MVC
8 9,174 (30.37%) SQL
9 8,472 (28.05%) jQuery
10 7,630 (25.26%) Java
11 7,478 (24.76%) ASP.NET
12 7,085 (23.46%) HTML5
13 6,926 (22.93%) SQL Server
14 6,233 (20.64%) Web Development
15 5,721 (18.94%) PHP
16 5,709 (18.90%) TDD
17 5,542 (18.35%) React
18 5,208 (17.24%) Node.js
19 5,206 (17.24%) Git (software)
20 4,944 (16.37%) Front End Development
21 4,632 (15.34%) Finance
22 4,614 (15.28%) Scrum
23 4,426 (14.65%) Software Engineering
24 4,298 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
25 4,293 (14.21%) CSS3
26 4,097 (13.56%) MySQL
27 4,043 (13.39%) Web Services
28 4,037 (13.37%) Microsoft
29 3,788 (12.54%) Degree
30 3,786 (12.53%) 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 1,635 (5.41%) CMS
2 922 (3.05%) Apache
3 905 (3.00%) WordPress
4 869 (2.88%) SharePoint
5 813 (2.69%) IIS
6 758 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
7 536 (1.77%) Umbraco
8 509 (1.69%) Tomcat
9 449 (1.49%) Drupal
10 402 (1.33%) Confluence
11 328 (1.09%) JBoss
12 304 (1.01%) Apache Spark
13 285 (0.94%) nginx
14 236 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
15 194 (0.64%) WebSphere
16 192 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
16 192 (0.64%) EPiServer
17 191 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
18 168 (0.56%) Apache Solr
19 141 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 710 (2.35%) Photoshop
2 377 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 216 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
4 205 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 202 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
6 78 (0.26%) Chatbot
7 63 (0.21%) InDesign
8 54 (0.18%) InfoPath
8 54 (0.18%) InVision
9 38 (0.13%) MS Visio
10 28 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
11 26 (0.086%) GIMP
11 26 (0.086%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 18 (0.060%) Acrobat
12 18 (0.060%) UXPin
13 17 (0.056%) Microsoft Project
14 16 (0.053%) SPSS
15 15 (0.050%) Adobe After Effects
16 14 (0.046%) Adobe Premiere
17 12 (0.040%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 527 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 510 (1.69%) Magento
3 108 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 77 (0.25%) NetSuite
5 58 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 58 (0.19%) Shopify
6 42 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
7 38 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
8 31 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 25 (0.083%) WebTrends
10 23 (0.076%) Eloqua
11 22 (0.073%) 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 14 (0.046%) Adobe Campaign
17 12 (0.040%) OpenCart
18 10 (0.033%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2,805 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2,654 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1,301 (4.31%) SaaS
4 778 (2.58%) GitHub
5 605 (2.00%) npm
6 373 (1.23%) Office 365
7 314 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
8 253 (0.84%) PaaS
9 221 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
9 221 (0.73%) Serverless
10 182 (0.60%) Google Analytics
11 181 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
12 172 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
13 159 (0.53%) IaaS
14 147 (0.49%) Amazon S3
15 95 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
16 88 (0.29%) Heroku
17 83 (0.27%) Slack
18 76 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
19 69 (0.23%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 701 (2.32%) Internet
2 634 (2.10%) HTTP
3 185 (0.61%) Intranet
4 184 (0.61%) SMS
5 166 (0.55%) TCP/IP
6 146 (0.48%) Firewall
7 138 (0.46%) SSL
8 119 (0.39%) DNS
9 87 (0.29%) VPN
10 57 (0.19%) FTP
11 55 (0.18%) Wireless
12 50 (0.17%) Broadband
12 50 (0.17%) SMTP
13 45 (0.15%) HTTPS
14 44 (0.15%) Network Security
15 40 (0.13%) SNMP
16 37 (0.12%) SSH
16 37 (0.12%) VoIP
17 36 (0.12%) Skype
18 35 (0.12%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6,926 (22.93%) SQL Server
2 4,097 (13.56%) MySQL
3 2,217 (7.34%) NoSQL
4 1,624 (5.38%) MongoDB
5 1,273 (4.21%) Relational Database
6 1,041 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 809 (2.68%) Big Data
8 465 (1.54%) Redis
9 454 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 413 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 401 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 388 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
13 352 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
14 329 (1.09%) Hadoop
15 314 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
16 309 (1.02%) Blockchain
17 300 (0.99%) RDBMS
18 268 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
19 222 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 192 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5,206 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 1,613 (5.34%) Visual Studio
3 1,525 (5.05%) Jenkins
4 1,302 (4.31%) Subversion
5 1,286 (4.26%) JIRA
6 1,240 (4.11%) Selenium
7 1,225 (4.06%) gulp
8 1,170 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 947 (3.14%) webpack
10 878 (2.91%) Maven
11 855 (2.83%) Grunt
12 749 (2.48%) NUnit
13 681 (2.25%) Jasmine
14 622 (2.06%) TeamCity
15 618 (2.05%) JUnit
16 594 (1.97%) Cucumber
17 449 (1.49%) WebDriver
18 362 (1.20%) Mocha
19 359 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
20 329 (1.09%) Protractor
General
1 4,632 (15.34%) Finance
2 1,573 (5.21%) Retail
3 1,514 (5.01%) Marketing
4 1,217 (4.03%) Advertising
5 1,151 (3.81%) Banking
6 1,082 (3.58%) Games
7 510 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 369 (1.22%) Investment Banking
9 327 (1.08%) Legal
10 311 (1.03%) Manufacturing
11 268 (0.89%) Law
12 259 (0.86%) Electronics
13 254 (0.84%) Front Office
14 242 (0.80%) Publishing
15 216 (0.72%) Music Industry
16 204 (0.68%) Automotive
17 192 (0.64%) Back Office
18 188 (0.62%) Financial Institution
19 124 (0.41%) Retail Banking
20 120 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23,336 (77.26%) Developer
2 5,798 (19.20%) .NET Developer
3 4,457 (14.76%) C# Developer
4 4,226 (13.99%) Senior Developer
5 3,840 (12.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 3,628 (12.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3,205 (10.61%) C# .NET Developer
8 3,091 (10.23%) Software Developer
9 2,717 (9.00%) Java Developer
10 2,610 (8.64%) PHP Developer
11 2,571 (8.51%) Web Developer
12 2,026 (6.71%) Full Stack Developer
13 1,902 (6.30%) ASP.NET Developer
14 1,713 (5.67%) Software Engineer
15 1,695 (5.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 1,378 (4.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 1,350 (4.47%) Angular Developer
18 1,336 (4.42%) HTML Developer
19 1,333 (4.41%) Junior
20 1,315 (4.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19,140 (63.37%) HTML
2 17,584 (58.22%) CSS
3 11,616 (38.46%) .NET
4 10,571 (35.00%) AngularJS
5 8,472 (28.05%) jQuery
6 7,478 (24.76%) ASP.NET
7 7,085 (23.46%) HTML5
8 5,542 (18.35%) React
9 5,208 (17.24%) Node.js
10 4,298 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4,293 (14.21%) CSS3
12 4,043 (13.39%) Web Services
13 3,176 (10.52%) .NET Framework
14 2,978 (9.86%) RESTful
15 2,926 (9.69%) XML
16 2,894 (9.58%) REST
17 2,840 (9.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 2,729 (9.04%) ASP.NET Web API
19 2,527 (8.37%) Sass
20 2,379 (7.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3,306 (10.95%) User Experience
2 2,447 (8.10%) Computer Science
3 2,114 (7.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1,683 (5.57%) Mobile App
5 1,429 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
6 1,252 (4.15%) Fintech
7 778 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
8 404 (1.34%) Algorithms
9 301 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
10 261 (0.86%) Data Structures
11 233 (0.77%) Social Media
12 207 (0.69%) Management Information System
13 203 (0.67%) N-Tier
14 186 (0.62%) Client/Server
15 183 (0.61%) Hedge funds
16 150 (0.50%) Graphic Design
17 144 (0.48%) W3C
18 137 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 118 (0.39%) Virtual Team
20 112 (0.37%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3,215 (10.64%) Linux
2 1,770 (5.86%) Windows
3 1,132 (3.75%) Android
4 943 (3.12%) Apple iOS
5 882 (2.92%) Unix
6 369 (1.22%) Windows Server
7 140 (0.46%) CentOS
8 121 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 89 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 86 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 73 (0.24%) Debian
12 72 (0.24%) Windows 10
13 63 (0.21%) Windows 7
14 60 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 51 (0.17%) Mac OS
16 48 (0.16%) Solaris
17 39 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
18 31 (0.10%) AIX
18 31 (0.10%) Windows Phone
19 24 (0.079%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13,515 (44.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9,492 (31.43%) MVC
3 6,233 (20.64%) Web Development
4 5,709 (18.90%) TDD
5 4,944 (16.37%) Front End Development
6 4,614 (15.28%) Scrum
7 4,426 (14.65%) Software Engineering
8 3,786 (12.53%) OO
9 2,641 (8.74%) BDD
10 2,600 (8.61%) Test Automation
11 2,478 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
12 2,351 (7.78%) E-Commerce
13 2,238 (7.41%) Unit Testing
14 2,228 (7.38%) OOP
15 2,170 (7.18%) DevOps
16 2,144 (7.10%) SDLC
17 1,925 (6.37%) Mentoring
18 1,903 (6.30%) Microservices
19 1,397 (4.63%) Open Source
20 1,373 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12,343 (40.87%) C#
2 9,174 (30.37%) SQL
3 7,630 (25.26%) Java
4 5,721 (18.94%) PHP
5 3,229 (10.69%) Python
6 1,837 (6.08%) Ruby
7 1,610 (5.33%) T-SQL
8 1,409 (4.66%) C++
9 1,291 (4.27%) TypeScript
10 1,226 (4.06%) ES6
11 834 (2.76%) VB.NET
12 752 (2.49%) Scala
13 639 (2.12%) C
14 627 (2.08%) PowerShell
15 605 (2.00%) Perl
16 516 (1.71%) Bash Shell
17 460 (1.52%) Go
18 344 (1.14%) PL/SQL
19 327 (1.08%) VB
20 265 (0.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3,788 (12.54%) Degree
2 1,150 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 463 (1.53%) Security Cleared
4 327 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 212 (0.70%) SC Cleared
6 133 (0.44%) PhD
7 109 (0.36%) ISTQB
8 101 (0.33%) ISEB
9 90 (0.30%) DV Cleared
10 75 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
11 70 (0.23%) MCSD
12 68 (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 37 (0.12%) AWS Certification
18 33 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
19 32 (0.11%) CCNA
19 32 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,633 (5.41%) QA
2 98 (0.32%) SLA
3 90 (0.30%) GCP
4 74 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 57 (0.19%) WCAG
6 42 (0.14%) GDPR
7 41 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 36 (0.12%) PMO
9 35 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 28 (0.093%) WAI
11 20 (0.066%) ISO 9001
11 20 (0.066%) MiFID
12 17 (0.056%) Disclosure Scotland
13 11 (0.036%) Web Application Security Consortium
14 10 (0.033%) EMIR
14 10 (0.033%) HL7
15 9 (0.030%) GAMP
16 8 (0.026%) COBIT
17 7 (0.023%) DICOM
18 5 (0.017%) TickIT
System Software
1 1,739 (5.76%) Docker
2 197 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 125 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 78 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
5 57 (0.19%) HDFS
6 54 (0.18%) 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 12 (0.040%) 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
1 616 (2.04%) Puppet
2 515 (1.71%) Ansible
3 433 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 377 (1.25%) Kubernetes
5 152 (0.50%) Terraform
6 92 (0.30%) Kibana
7 91 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
8 66 (0.22%) logstash
9 58 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
10 51 (0.17%) Nagios
11 47 (0.16%) Salt
12 38 (0.13%) Consul
13 35 (0.12%) SCCM
14 32 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 29 (0.096%) Graphite
16 28 (0.093%) Packer
17 27 (0.089%) HAProxy
17 27 (0.089%) Prometheus
18 23 (0.076%) Capistrano
19 22 (0.073%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 4,037 (13.37%) Microsoft
2 1,694 (5.61%) Oracle
3 1,345 (4.45%) Google
4 712 (2.36%) Zend
5 609 (2.02%) Adobe
6 370 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 353 (1.17%) Xamarin
8 333 (1.10%) Twitter
9 308 (1.02%) SAP
10 305 (1.01%) Sitecore
11 247 (0.82%) Capita
12 217 (0.72%) VMware
13 174 (0.58%) IBM
14 153 (0.51%) ServiceNow
15 145 (0.48%) HP
16 142 (0.47%) Apple
17 121 (0.40%) Splunk
18 116 (0.38%) Telerik
19 114 (0.38%) Facebook
20 112 (0.37%) Red Hat