Period
to 28 January 2020

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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > England
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 20,106 24,097 29,608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.31% 17.16% 18.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.98% 31.24% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17,345 20,518 26,196
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 62,875 77,140 89,927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.13% 54.92% 55.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52,339 64,374 75,827
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 2020. 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 -1 8,303 £65,000 +4.00% 1,661
South East +1 4,514 £45,500 +1.11% 861
North of England 0 2,791 £45,000 +2.56% 1,075
South West 0 1,786 £44,246 +5.35% 486
Midlands 0 1,755 £42,500 +6.25% 536
North West +2 1,570 £45,000 - 605
Yorkshire -2 999 £42,500 - 342
West Midlands -1 958 £44,000 +4.76% 285
East of England -3 877 £50,000 +11.11% 376
East Midlands +1 796 £40,000 - 251
North East +3 224 £43,500 -3.33% 129
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, 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 10,133 (50.40%) HTML
2 9,526 (47.38%) CSS
3 9,035 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8,293 (41.25%) C#
5 7,362 (36.62%) .NET
6 6,406 (31.86%) AngularJS
7 5,582 (27.76%) React
8 5,048 (25.11%) SQL
9 4,866 (24.20%) MVC
10 4,561 (22.68%) Java
11 4,187 (20.82%) ASP.NET
12 3,998 (19.88%) Node.js
13 3,886 (19.33%) SQL Server
14 3,762 (18.71%) Software Engineering
15 3,670 (18.25%) Azure
16 3,587 (17.84%) Git (software)
17 3,579 (17.80%) AWS
18 3,563 (17.72%) TDD
19 3,328 (16.55%) jQuery
20 3,283 (16.33%) Front End Development
21 3,177 (15.80%) HTML5
22 3,084 (15.34%) Web Development
23 3,051 (15.17%) Finance
24 3,005 (14.95%) Scrum
25 2,992 (14.88%) Python
26 2,962 (14.73%) PHP
27 2,738 (13.62%) Web Services
28 2,628 (13.07%) DevOps
29 2,505 (12.46%) Microsoft
30 2,378 (11.83%) Microservices

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
1 740 (3.68%) CMS
2 603 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
3 497 (2.47%) WordPress
4 336 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 327 (1.63%) Confluence
6 291 (1.45%) IIS
7 215 (1.07%) Drupal
8 200 (0.99%) Apache Spark
9 198 (0.98%) Apache
10 177 (0.88%) Umbraco
11 174 (0.87%) Tomcat
12 142 (0.71%) JBoss
13 138 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
14 136 (0.68%) nginx
15 129 (0.64%) EPiServer
16 87 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 82 (0.41%) WebSphere
18 63 (0.31%) Apache Solr
19 53 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
20 51 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 206 (1.02%) Photoshop
2 125 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
3 119 (0.59%) Sketch
4 110 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 96 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
6 76 (0.38%) InVision
7 72 (0.36%) Adobe XD
8 67 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 47 (0.23%) MS Visio
10 44 (0.22%) Zeplin
11 34 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 33 (0.16%) Chatbot
13 28 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
14 18 (0.090%) InDesign
15 15 (0.075%) Figma
16 12 (0.060%) Marvel
16 12 (0.060%) UserZoom
17 10 (0.050%) Fireworks
18 7 (0.035%) GIMP
19 6 (0.030%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 318 (1.58%) Magento
2 251 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 97 (0.48%) FINCAD Analytics
4 89 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
5 48 (0.24%) NetSuite
6 46 (0.23%) Shopify
7 21 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
8 19 (0.094%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 16 (0.080%) Adobe Campaign
10 14 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
11 12 (0.060%) Endur
12 11 (0.055%) Dynamics NAV
12 11 (0.055%) SAP S/4HANA
12 11 (0.055%) Temenos T24
13 10 (0.050%) CiviCRM
13 10 (0.050%) GoldMine
14 8 (0.040%) Oracle EBS
14 8 (0.040%) SDL Web 8
15 7 (0.035%) Distributed Ledger
15 7 (0.035%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3,670 (18.25%) Azure
2 3,579 (17.80%) AWS
3 968 (4.81%) SaaS
4 849 (4.22%) GCP
5 677 (3.37%) GitHub
6 592 (2.94%) Serverless
7 420 (2.09%) npm
8 316 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
9 225 (1.12%) PaaS
10 216 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
11 190 (0.94%) Office 365
12 181 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
13 175 (0.87%) Amazon S3
13 175 (0.87%) OpenShift
14 167 (0.83%) Power Platform
15 142 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
16 132 (0.66%) Google Analytics
17 121 (0.60%) Amazon ECS
18 118 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
19 110 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 430 (2.14%) Internet
2 250 (1.24%) HTTP
3 161 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 86 (0.43%) Firewall
5 84 (0.42%) Intranet
6 74 (0.37%) DNS
7 62 (0.31%) SSL
8 44 (0.22%) Wireshark
9 42 (0.21%) SSH
10 34 (0.17%) Network Security
10 34 (0.17%) VoIP
11 31 (0.15%) Extranet
11 31 (0.15%) VPN
12 26 (0.13%) Skype
13 23 (0.11%) SMS
14 22 (0.11%) HTTPS
15 19 (0.094%) DAB
16 17 (0.085%) Wireless
17 16 (0.080%) RTP
18 15 (0.075%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,886 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 2,193 (10.91%) MySQL
3 1,069 (5.32%) MongoDB
4 1,037 (5.16%) NoSQL
5 935 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
6 681 (3.39%) Relational Database
7 507 (2.52%) Big Data
8 358 (1.78%) Redis
9 278 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
10 270 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 267 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 228 (1.13%) Hadoop
13 212 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 209 (1.04%) Amazon Athena
15 192 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
16 169 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
17 148 (0.74%) SQL Server 2019
18 124 (0.62%) GIS
19 123 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
20 117 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3,587 (17.84%) Git (software)
2 1,222 (6.08%) Jenkins
3 1,003 (4.99%) JIRA
4 859 (4.27%) Selenium
5 848 (4.22%) Visual Studio
6 842 (4.19%) webpack
7 542 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 534 (2.66%) gulp
9 412 (2.05%) TeamCity
10 404 (2.01%) Cucumber
11 383 (1.90%) Jasmine
12 377 (1.88%) Maven
13 366 (1.82%) Grunt
14 300 (1.49%) JUnit
15 299 (1.49%) Bitbucket
15 299 (1.49%) Subversion
16 294 (1.46%) NUnit
17 223 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 222 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
19 220 (1.09%) Mocha
General
1 3,051 (15.17%) Finance
2 1,031 (5.13%) Retail
3 960 (4.77%) Marketing
4 855 (4.25%) Banking
5 622 (3.09%) Front Office
6 473 (2.35%) Games
7 353 (1.76%) Manufacturing
8 349 (1.74%) Public Sector
9 283 (1.41%) Advertising
10 223 (1.11%) Telecoms
11 198 (0.98%) Electronics
12 190 (0.94%) Law
13 169 (0.84%) Legal
14 152 (0.76%) Investment Banking
15 131 (0.65%) Automotive
16 89 (0.44%) Publishing
17 67 (0.33%) Financial Institution
18 65 (0.32%) Back Office
19 49 (0.24%) Aerospace
20 45 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14,619 (72.71%) Developer
2 3,158 (15.71%) .NET Developer
3 2,981 (14.83%) Senior Developer
4 2,457 (12.22%) C# Developer
5 2,390 (11.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1,949 (9.69%) Software Developer
7 1,858 (9.24%) JavaScript Developer
8 1,734 (8.62%) Full Stack Developer
9 1,682 (8.37%) Software Engineer
10 1,558 (7.75%) C# .NET Developer
11 1,321 (6.57%) React Developer
12 1,301 (6.47%) PHP Developer
13 1,242 (6.18%) Java Developer
14 1,186 (5.90%) Web Developer
15 850 (4.23%) Junior
16 696 (3.46%) Lead Developer
17 678 (3.37%) Junior Developer
18 649 (3.23%) Angular Developer
19 598 (2.97%) Senior Front-End Developer
20 561 (2.79%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10,133 (50.40%) HTML
2 9,526 (47.38%) CSS
3 7,362 (36.62%) .NET
4 6,406 (31.86%) AngularJS
5 5,582 (27.76%) React
6 4,187 (20.82%) ASP.NET
7 3,998 (19.88%) Node.js
8 3,328 (16.55%) jQuery
9 3,177 (15.80%) HTML5
10 2,738 (13.62%) Web Services
11 2,341 (11.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2,071 (10.30%) REST
13 1,982 (9.86%) Vue.js
14 1,980 (9.85%) .NET Framework
15 1,917 (9.53%) CSS3
16 1,839 (9.15%) RESTful
17 1,787 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web API
18 1,769 (8.80%) .NET Core
19 1,595 (7.93%) Sass
20 1,336 (6.64%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 2,081 (10.35%) User Experience
2 1,685 (8.38%) Greenfield Project
3 1,066 (5.30%) Mobile App
4 932 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
5 547 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
6 495 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
7 451 (2.24%) Fixed Income
8 394 (1.96%) Derivative
9 384 (1.91%) Hedge funds
10 382 (1.90%) Equities
11 352 (1.75%) Algorithms
12 262 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 200 (0.99%) Data Structures
14 181 (0.90%) Blog
15 178 (0.89%) Cloud Native
16 150 (0.75%) Management Information System
17 142 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
18 134 (0.67%) Public Cloud
19 118 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
20 117 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1,665 (8.28%) Linux
2 923 (4.59%) Windows
3 683 (3.40%) Android
4 617 (3.07%) Apple iOS
5 442 (2.20%) Unix
6 132 (0.66%) Windows Server
7 97 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 87 (0.43%) Mac OS
9 76 (0.38%) Ubuntu
10 54 (0.27%) CentOS
11 34 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
12 32 (0.16%) VMS
13 29 (0.14%) Debian
14 28 (0.14%) tvOS
15 21 (0.10%) Windows 10
16 18 (0.090%) Windows 7
17 16 (0.080%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (0.075%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 14 (0.070%) Kali Linux
20 10 (0.050%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9,035 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
2 4,866 (24.20%) MVC
3 3,762 (18.71%) Software Engineering
4 3,563 (17.72%) TDD
5 3,283 (16.33%) Front End Development
6 3,084 (15.34%) Web Development
7 3,005 (14.95%) Scrum
8 2,628 (13.07%) DevOps
9 2,378 (11.83%) Microservices
10 1,997 (9.93%) OO
11 1,938 (9.64%) Test Automation
12 1,875 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
13 1,729 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
14 1,624 (8.08%) BDD
15 1,585 (7.88%) Mentoring
16 1,568 (7.80%) Computer Science
17 1,405 (6.99%) Unit Testing
18 1,290 (6.42%) E-Commerce
19 1,260 (6.27%) OOP
20 1,255 (6.24%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8,293 (41.25%) C#
2 5,048 (25.11%) SQL
3 4,561 (22.68%) Java
4 2,992 (14.88%) Python
5 2,962 (14.73%) PHP
6 2,051 (10.20%) TypeScript
7 1,195 (5.94%) ES6
8 1,032 (5.13%) C++
9 850 (4.23%) T-SQL
10 796 (3.96%) Ruby
11 502 (2.50%) Java 8
12 479 (2.38%) VB.NET
13 429 (2.13%) C
14 423 (2.10%) Go
15 344 (1.71%) Scala
16 328 (1.63%) Kotlin
17 325 (1.62%) PowerShell
18 315 (1.57%) Bash Shell
19 290 (1.44%) R
20 168 (0.84%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2,190 (10.89%) Degree
2 724 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 416 (2.07%) Security Cleared
4 193 (0.96%) SC Cleared
5 136 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 129 (0.64%) DV Cleared
7 67 (0.33%) Master's Degree
8 63 (0.31%) ISTQB
9 55 (0.27%) MCP
10 48 (0.24%) PhD
11 41 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
12 40 (0.20%) HND
12 40 (0.20%) MCSD
13 37 (0.18%) AWS Certification
14 36 (0.18%) Postgraduate
15 31 (0.15%) ISEB
16 24 (0.12%) PMI Certification
17 21 (0.10%) DBS Check
18 18 (0.090%) MCAD
19 16 (0.080%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,099 (5.47%) QA
2 90 (0.45%) GDPR
3 46 (0.23%) SLA
4 41 (0.20%) WCAG
5 39 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 21 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 19 (0.094%) PMO
9 17 (0.085%) WAI
10 15 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 11 (0.055%) COBIT
12 7 (0.035%) ISO 9001
12 7 (0.035%) NIST
12 7 (0.035%) Solvency II
13 4 (0.020%) HL7
14 3 (0.015%) Def Stans
14 3 (0.015%) IEC 61508
14 3 (0.015%) SEPA
15 2 (0.010%) RMADS
16 1 (0.005%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 2,297 (11.42%) Docker
2 108 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 50 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (0.16%) Hyper-V
4 32 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (0.099%) VirtualBox
6 17 (0.085%) Firmware
6 17 (0.085%) XenApp
7 15 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (0.070%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 14 (0.070%) vSphere
9 12 (0.060%) Varnish
10 11 (0.055%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 10 (0.050%) XenDesktop
12 9 (0.045%) Forefront TMG
12 9 (0.045%) HDFS
12 9 (0.045%) LXC
13 5 (0.025%) ISA Server
13 5 (0.025%) vCloud
13 5 (0.025%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1,291 (6.42%) Kubernetes
2 480 (2.39%) Terraform
3 457 (2.27%) Ansible
4 281 (1.40%) Puppet
5 259 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
6 74 (0.37%) Mesos
7 65 (0.32%) Kibana
8 63 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
9 47 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
10 45 (0.22%) Istio
11 44 (0.22%) Salt
12 38 (0.19%) Marathon
13 30 (0.15%) logstash
14 28 (0.14%) Nagios
14 28 (0.14%) Packer
15 27 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
16 25 (0.12%) SCCM
16 25 (0.12%) ZABBIX
17 23 (0.11%) Tivoli
18 20 (0.099%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 2,505 (12.46%) Microsoft
2 825 (4.10%) Google
3 811 (4.03%) Oracle
4 456 (2.27%) Adobe
5 350 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
6 312 (1.55%) Zend
7 273 (1.36%) SAP
8 221 (1.10%) Xamarin
9 208 (1.03%) Sitecore
10 173 (0.86%) ServiceNow
11 158 (0.79%) Sage
12 154 (0.77%) Atlassian
13 147 (0.73%) IBM
14 118 (0.59%) Splunk
15 110 (0.55%) Apple
16 105 (0.52%) Facebook
17 99 (0.49%) Bloomberg
18 95 (0.47%) Tableau
19 76 (0.38%) VMware
20 66 (0.33%) WorldPay