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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 9 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 23,571 15,651 15,489
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 17.22% 19.20% 18.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.70% 34.71% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11,489 12,470 13,533
10th Percentile £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £81,250 £71,500 £71,300
90th Percentile £100,000 £88,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +5.00%

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 74,355 45,085 47,004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.31% 55.30% 54.92%
Number of salaries quoted 38,815 35,170 39,483
10th Percentile £37,319 £34,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £83,750 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in England

JavaScript
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JavaScript in England.

Salary trend for JavaScript in England

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript in England over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -2 13,618 £75,000 +7.14% 1,002
South East -4 3,220 £55,000 +10.00% 312
North of England -4 2,607 £52,500 +10.53% 456
South West -4 1,527 £52,500 +16.67% 179
Midlands -2 1,522 £52,500 +16.67% 286
North West -5 1,241 £55,000 +15.79% 254
Yorkshire 0 1,152 £50,000 +5.26% 144
West Midlands -3 933 £55,000 +15.79% 174
East of England -9 684 £50,000 - 152
East Midlands 0 586 £50,000 +25.00% 112
North East +2 215 £40,000 - 58
South Coast - 4 £70,000 -
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 12,161 (51.59%) Agile
2 11,685 (49.57%) React
3 9,647 (40.93%) HTML
4 9,404 (39.90%) CSS
5 7,643 (32.43%) Software Engineering
6 6,862 (29.11%) Java
7 6,670 (28.30%) AWS
8 6,509 (27.61%) C#
9 6,464 (27.42%) Python
10 6,439 (27.32%) Node.js
11 6,368 (27.02%) TypeScript
12 6,222 (26.40%) Full Stack Development
13 5,597 (23.75%) .NET
14 5,394 (22.88%) DevOps
15 5,390 (22.87%) Azure
16 5,379 (22.82%) Git (software)
17 5,338 (22.65%) AngularJS
18 5,316 (22.55%) SQL
19 5,293 (22.46%) CI/CD
20 5,227 (22.18%) Finance
21 4,447 (18.87%) Docker
22 4,263 (18.09%) Social Skills
23 4,195 (17.80%) TDD
24 4,017 (17.04%) Microservices
25 3,982 (16.89%) Test Automation
26 3,814 (16.18%) Front End Development
27 3,762 (15.96%) Mentoring
28 3,689 (15.65%) User Experience
29 3,666 (15.55%) Kubernetes
30 3,468 (14.71%) HTML5

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 1,000 (4.24%) CMS
2 669 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
3 560 (2.38%) Apache
3 560 (2.38%) Confluence
4 444 (1.88%) WordPress
5 293 (1.24%) Apache Spark
6 223 (0.95%) nginx
7 191 (0.81%) IIS
8 170 (0.72%) SharePoint
9 165 (0.70%) Drupal
10 150 (0.64%) Umbraco
11 128 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
12 114 (0.48%) Tomcat
13 110 (0.47%) GeoServer
14 109 (0.46%) Headless CMS
15 99 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
16 62 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 61 (0.26%) Apache Airflow
18 57 (0.24%) EPiServer
19 50 (0.21%) Ethereum
Applications
1 265 (1.12%) Sketch
2 219 (0.93%) Photoshop
3 169 (0.72%) Adobe XD
4 148 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
4 148 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
5 107 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 104 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 103 (0.44%) InVision
8 73 (0.31%) Chatbot
9 65 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 42 (0.18%) InDesign
11 34 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
12 32 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
13 31 (0.13%) Maya
14 25 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
15 22 (0.093%) Marvel
16 18 (0.076%) SPSS
17 12 (0.051%) Adobe Premiere
18 10 (0.042%) Revit
18 10 (0.042%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 149 (0.63%) Magento
2 126 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 115 (0.49%) Shopify
4 68 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
5 52 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
6 32 (0.14%) WebTrends
7 31 (0.13%) NetSuite
8 25 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
8 25 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
9 17 (0.072%) R3 Corda
10 15 (0.064%) Academy Housing
10 15 (0.064%) Social Studio
11 13 (0.055%) Maximo
12 12 (0.051%) Ripple
12 12 (0.051%) Ripple XRP
13 11 (0.047%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 9 (0.038%) Summit
15 7 (0.030%) Adobe Campaign
15 7 (0.030%) SAP S/4HANA
15 7 (0.030%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 6,670 (28.30%) AWS
2 5,390 (22.87%) Azure
3 2,632 (11.17%) GCP
4 2,422 (10.28%) Serverless
5 1,696 (7.20%) GitHub
6 1,468 (6.23%) SaaS
7 1,146 (4.86%) AWS Lambda
8 813 (3.45%) npm
9 589 (2.50%) Amazon S3
10 493 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
11 483 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
12 478 (2.03%) PaaS
13 389 (1.65%) OpenShift
14 386 (1.64%) Figma
15 379 (1.61%) Cloud Functions
16 372 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
17 323 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
18 313 (1.33%) Amazon ECS
19 309 (1.31%) Google Analytics
20 299 (1.27%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 671 (2.85%) HTTP
2 635 (2.69%) Internet
3 257 (1.09%) Broadband
4 146 (0.62%) VoIP
5 106 (0.45%) SSL
6 96 (0.41%) DNS
7 81 (0.34%) SSH
8 70 (0.30%) TCP/IP
9 64 (0.27%) MQTT
10 63 (0.27%) VPN
11 62 (0.26%) Firewall
12 53 (0.22%) PPP
13 47 (0.20%) 5G
13 47 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
14 45 (0.19%) HTTPS
15 41 (0.17%) Bluetooth
16 39 (0.17%) Skype
17 33 (0.14%) FTP
18 32 (0.14%) Intranet
19 26 (0.11%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,807 (11.91%) SQL Server
2 2,564 (10.88%) MySQL
3 2,184 (9.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1,723 (7.31%) NoSQL
5 1,442 (6.12%) MongoDB
6 1,435 (6.09%) Relational Database
7 883 (3.75%) Redis
8 606 (2.57%) Big Data
9 546 (2.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 346 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
11 333 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
12 310 (1.32%) BigQuery
13 211 (0.90%) Flink
14 184 (0.78%) Power BI
15 179 (0.76%) GIS
16 174 (0.74%) Amazon Aurora
17 155 (0.66%) Cloud Spanner
18 138 (0.59%) RDBMS
19 136 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
20 118 (0.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5,379 (22.82%) Git (software)
2 2,310 (9.80%) Jenkins
3 2,076 (8.81%) JIRA
4 1,252 (5.31%) Cypress.io
5 1,235 (5.24%) webpack
6 1,049 (4.45%) Selenium
7 597 (2.53%) Cucumber
8 580 (2.46%) GitLab
9 531 (2.25%) Maven
10 524 (2.22%) Postman
11 491 (2.08%) Bitbucket
12 483 (2.05%) Mocha
13 463 (1.96%) TeamCity
14 454 (1.93%) CircleCI
15 414 (1.76%) gulp
16 401 (1.70%) Visual Studio
17 398 (1.69%) Subversion
18 378 (1.60%) Gradle
19 369 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
20 354 (1.50%) Jasmine
General
1 5,227 (22.18%) Finance
2 4,263 (18.09%) Social Skills
3 1,545 (6.55%) Marketing
4 1,506 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1,469 (6.23%) Retail
6 1,396 (5.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 1,219 (5.17%) Games
8 995 (4.22%) Banking
9 960 (4.07%) Manufacturing
10 696 (2.95%) Public Sector
11 488 (2.07%) Front Office
12 425 (1.80%) Advertising
13 408 (1.73%) Law
14 391 (1.66%) Legal
15 344 (1.46%) Automotive
16 340 (1.44%) Organisational Skills
17 316 (1.34%) Publishing
18 295 (1.25%) Telecoms
19 231 (0.98%) Financial Institution
19 231 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13,110 (55.62%) Developer
2 4,343 (18.43%) Software Engineer
3 3,018 (12.80%) Senior Developer
4 2,300 (9.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2,192 (9.30%) Full Stack Developer
6 1,984 (8.42%) Software Developer
7 1,760 (7.47%) .NET Developer
8 1,464 (6.21%) React Developer
9 1,266 (5.37%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1,152 (4.89%) JavaScript Developer
11 924 (3.92%) Java Developer
12 870 (3.69%) C# Developer
13 779 (3.30%) Lead Developer
14 680 (2.88%) PHP Developer
15 667 (2.83%) Web Developer
16 597 (2.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 579 (2.46%) Java Engineer
18 538 (2.28%) C# .NET Developer
19 508 (2.16%) Developer/Software Engineer
20 488 (2.07%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11,685 (49.57%) React
2 9,647 (40.93%) HTML
3 9,404 (39.90%) CSS
4 6,439 (27.32%) Node.js
5 5,597 (23.75%) .NET
6 5,338 (22.65%) AngularJS
7 3,468 (14.71%) HTML5
8 3,093 (13.12%) Vue.js
9 3,031 (12.86%) REST
10 2,562 (10.87%) RESTful
11 2,290 (9.72%) ASP.NET
12 2,264 (9.61%) CSS3
13 2,130 (9.04%) .NET Core
14 2,031 (8.62%) Sass
15 1,935 (8.21%) jQuery
16 1,810 (7.68%) Redux
17 1,807 (7.67%) Web Services
18 1,643 (6.97%) GraphQL
19 1,463 (6.21%) .NET Framework
20 1,383 (5.87%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 3,689 (15.65%) User Experience
2 1,598 (6.78%) Data Structures
3 1,521 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 1,463 (6.21%) Greenfield Project
5 1,202 (5.10%) Algorithms
6 955 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
7 778 (3.30%) Cloud Native
8 645 (2.74%) Life Science
9 550 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
10 535 (2.27%) Hedge funds
11 484 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 467 (1.98%) Virtual Team
13 428 (1.82%) Equities
14 401 (1.70%) Blog
15 368 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
16 367 (1.56%) Derivative
17 360 (1.53%) Public Cloud
18 359 (1.52%) Social Media
19 354 (1.50%) Fixed Income
20 252 (1.07%) Blockchain
Operating Systems
1 1,929 (8.18%) Linux
2 962 (4.08%) Android
3 868 (3.68%) Windows
4 844 (3.58%) Apple iOS
5 717 (3.04%) Unix
6 341 (1.45%) Ubuntu
7 79 (0.34%) Debian
8 74 (0.31%) Windows Server
9 66 (0.28%) CentOS
10 55 (0.23%) VMS
11 48 (0.20%) Mac OS
12 28 (0.12%) Mesosphere
13 20 (0.085%) tvOS
14 17 (0.072%) Embedded Linux
15 16 (0.068%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (0.064%) Windows Phone
17 13 (0.055%) Kali Linux
18 12 (0.051%) Mac OS X
19 11 (0.047%) Windows 10
20 10 (0.042%) Alpine Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12,161 (51.59%) Agile
2 7,643 (32.43%) Software Engineering
3 6,222 (26.40%) Full Stack Development
4 5,394 (22.88%) DevOps
5 5,293 (22.46%) CI/CD
6 4,195 (17.80%) TDD
7 4,017 (17.04%) Microservices
8 3,982 (16.89%) Test Automation
9 3,814 (16.18%) Front End Development
10 3,762 (15.96%) Mentoring
11 3,325 (14.11%) Scrum
12 3,084 (13.08%) Problem-Solving
13 2,558 (10.85%) Web Development
14 2,515 (10.67%) MVC
15 2,351 (9.97%) Continuous Integration
16 2,169 (9.20%) OO
17 2,077 (8.81%) Computer Science
18 1,978 (8.39%) Coaching
19 1,883 (7.99%) BDD
20 1,841 (7.81%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6,862 (29.11%) Java
2 6,509 (27.61%) C#
3 6,464 (27.42%) Python
4 6,368 (27.02%) TypeScript
5 5,316 (22.55%) SQL
6 2,614 (11.09%) PHP
7 1,482 (6.29%) ES6
8 1,469 (6.23%) Ruby
9 1,358 (5.76%) Go
10 1,230 (5.22%) C++
11 778 (3.30%) Kotlin
12 736 (3.12%) C
13 703 (2.98%) PowerShell
14 566 (2.40%) T-SQL
15 531 (2.25%) Bash
16 450 (1.91%) Scala
17 387 (1.64%) Objective-C
18 365 (1.55%) Perl
18 365 (1.55%) Shell Script
19 246 (1.04%) ES7
Qualifications
1 2,777 (11.78%) Degree
2 1,217 (5.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 707 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 444 (1.88%) SC Cleared
5 411 (1.74%) Oracle Certification
6 407 (1.73%) OCP
7 393 (1.67%) CIW
7 393 (1.67%) OCA
8 275 (1.17%) Master's Degree
9 181 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 128 (0.54%) ISTQB
11 98 (0.42%) DBS Check
12 80 (0.34%) PhD
13 68 (0.29%) PMI Certification
14 56 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
15 53 (0.22%) DV Cleared
16 50 (0.21%) ISEB
17 41 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 35 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
19 29 (0.12%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2,189 (9.29%) QA
2 1,288 (5.46%) Accessibility
3 144 (0.61%) WCAG
4 118 (0.50%) GDPR
5 108 (0.46%) SLA
6 76 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 71 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 48 (0.20%) WAI
9 32 (0.14%) PCI DSS
10 29 (0.12%) ISO 13485
11 28 (0.12%) IEC 62304
12 23 (0.098%) Def Stans
12 23 (0.098%) GRC
13 21 (0.089%) HL7
14 19 (0.081%) ISO 9001
14 19 (0.081%) MISRA
15 9 (0.038%) NIST
16 7 (0.030%) SOC 2
17 6 (0.025%) PSD2
18 5 (0.021%) NIST 800
System Software
1 4,447 (18.87%) Docker
2 113 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 63 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
4 34 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 16 (0.068%) Kamailio
6 16 (0.068%) OpenSIPS
7 14 (0.059%) VirtualBox
8 10 (0.042%) Firmware
9 8 (0.034%) Hyper-V
10 7 (0.030%) LXC
11 6 (0.025%) Ceph
11 6 (0.025%) XenApp
12 5 (0.021%) HDFS
12 5 (0.021%) KVM
12 5 (0.021%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.021%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.021%) Xen
12 5 (0.021%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.017%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3,666 (15.55%) Kubernetes
2 1,479 (6.27%) Terraform
3 677 (2.87%) Ansible
4 249 (1.06%) Grafana
5 227 (0.96%) Prometheus
6 208 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
7 170 (0.72%) Puppet
8 119 (0.50%) Istio
9 114 (0.48%) Kibana
10 91 (0.39%) Docker Swarm
11 65 (0.28%) logstash
12 57 (0.24%) Bugsnag
13 45 (0.19%) Opsgenie
14 43 (0.18%) MIIS
15 41 (0.17%) ZABBIX
16 38 (0.16%) Consul
17 37 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
18 32 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
19 30 (0.13%) HAProxy
20 29 (0.12%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 2,753 (11.68%) Microsoft
2 2,372 (10.06%) Google
3 950 (4.03%) Oracle
4 564 (2.39%) Adobe
5 391 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
6 252 (1.07%) Twitter
7 204 (0.87%) Zend
8 175 (0.74%) IBM
9 173 (0.73%) Sitecore
10 171 (0.73%) Facebook
11 165 (0.70%) Apple
12 163 (0.69%) SAP
13 151 (0.64%) Xamarin
14 149 (0.63%) New Relic
15 139 (0.59%) ServiceNow
16 130 (0.55%) Atlassian
17 127 (0.54%) Sun
18 116 (0.49%) Splunk
19 105 (0.45%) NEC
20 103 (0.44%) Sony