Period
to 19 March 2019

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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 23,485 30,309 28,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.04% 18.41% 17.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.06% 32.71% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20,008 26,708 25,574
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,830 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.10% +1.84% -

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 75,607 92,651 87,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.85% 56.28% 54.12%
Number of salaries quoted 63,056 78,633 75,633
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,467 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.93% +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 March 2019.

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 March 2019. 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 9,602 £62,500 +8.70% 2,004
South East -1 5,110 £45,000 - 1,048
North of England 0 3,330 £42,500 +6.25% 1,153
South West 0 2,097 £40,500 +1.25% 523
Midlands -1 1,870 £40,000 +6.67% 717
North West -1 1,736 £45,000 +5.88% 643
East of England +4 1,435 £45,000 - 381
Yorkshire -1 1,368 £42,500 +6.25% 410
West Midlands -6 1,013 £40,000 +2.56% 396
East Midlands -2 857 £38,500 - 320
North East -1 229 £43,500 +16.00% 100
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 13,657 (58.15%) HTML
2 12,770 (54.38%) CSS
3 10,874 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
4 9,880 (42.07%) C#
5 9,124 (38.85%) .NET
6 8,038 (34.23%) AngularJS
7 6,753 (28.75%) MVC
8 6,427 (27.37%) SQL
9 5,738 (24.43%) ASP.NET
10 5,640 (24.02%) Java
11 5,455 (23.23%) SQL Server
12 5,300 (22.57%) React
13 4,926 (20.98%) jQuery
14 4,584 (19.52%) HTML5
15 4,422 (18.83%) Git (software)
16 4,308 (18.34%) TDD
17 3,872 (16.49%) Software Engineering
18 3,830 (16.31%) Front End Development
19 3,723 (15.85%) Node.js
20 3,683 (15.68%) Web Development
21 3,575 (15.22%) Scrum
22 3,545 (15.09%) PHP
23 3,512 (14.95%) Finance
24 3,431 (14.61%) Microsoft
25 3,337 (14.21%) ASP.NET MVC
26 3,279 (13.96%) Microsoft Azure
27 3,199 (13.62%) Python
28 3,176 (13.52%) Web Services
29 2,992 (12.74%) Amazon AWS
30 2,779 (11.83%) MySQL

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
1 972 (4.14%) CMS
2 750 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
3 598 (2.55%) Apache
4 581 (2.47%) WordPress
5 571 (2.43%) SharePoint
6 482 (2.05%) IIS
7 382 (1.63%) Confluence
8 367 (1.56%) Tomcat
9 281 (1.20%) Drupal
10 277 (1.18%) Umbraco
11 196 (0.83%) nginx
12 160 (0.68%) Apache Spark
13 148 (0.63%) JBoss
14 133 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
15 117 (0.50%) WebSphere
16 114 (0.49%) Apache Solr
17 108 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 94 (0.40%) WebLogic
19 77 (0.33%) EPiServer
20 76 (0.32%) Kentico
Applications
1 333 (1.42%) Photoshop
2 191 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
3 157 (0.67%) Chatbot
4 155 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
5 139 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
6 103 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 84 (0.36%) InVision
8 30 (0.13%) MS Visio
9 27 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 25 (0.11%) Fireworks
11 22 (0.094%) AutoCAD
12 16 (0.068%) Microsoft Project
13 15 (0.064%) Weka
14 13 (0.055%) GIMP
14 13 (0.055%) OmniGraffle
15 8 (0.034%) Adobe After Effects
15 8 (0.034%) InDesign
15 8 (0.034%) InfoPath
16 7 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
17 6 (0.026%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 439 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 293 (1.25%) Magento
3 90 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
4 60 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 50 (0.21%) Shopify
6 42 (0.18%) NetSuite
7 38 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 27 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
9 24 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
10 23 (0.098%) Dynamics NAV
11 19 (0.081%) Distributed Ledger
12 18 (0.077%) Actimize
13 13 (0.055%) SAP Business One
14 10 (0.043%) Oracle Applications
14 10 (0.043%) osCommerce
15 9 (0.038%) Eloqua
16 7 (0.030%) SAP CO
16 7 (0.030%) SAP FI
16 7 (0.030%) SAP FI/CO
16 7 (0.030%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3,279 (13.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2,992 (12.74%) Amazon AWS
3 971 (4.13%) SaaS
4 750 (3.19%) GitHub
5 557 (2.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 439 (1.87%) Serverless
7 432 (1.84%) npm
8 245 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
9 238 (1.01%) PaaS
10 219 (0.93%) Amazon S3
11 193 (0.82%) Office 365
12 190 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
13 178 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
14 174 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
15 126 (0.54%) Google Analytics
16 93 (0.40%) OpenShift
17 92 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 92 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
18 87 (0.37%) IaaS
19 83 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 430 (1.83%) Internet
2 421 (1.79%) HTTP
3 152 (0.65%) TCP/IP
4 147 (0.63%) Intranet
5 112 (0.48%) DNS
6 99 (0.42%) SSL
7 86 (0.37%) Firewall
8 56 (0.24%) Skype
9 55 (0.23%) SSH
10 46 (0.20%) Broadband
11 45 (0.19%) Network Security
12 39 (0.17%) HTTPS
13 37 (0.16%) Extranet
14 34 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
15 31 (0.13%) AMQP
16 30 (0.13%) MQTT
17 28 (0.12%) DHCP
18 27 (0.11%) RIP
19 25 (0.11%) Hyperconnected
20 24 (0.10%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5,455 (23.23%) SQL Server
2 2,779 (11.83%) MySQL
3 1,348 (5.74%) NoSQL
4 1,345 (5.73%) MongoDB
5 1,121 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
6 1,036 (4.41%) Relational Database
7 568 (2.42%) Big Data
8 490 (2.09%) Redis
9 442 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 423 (1.80%) SQL Server 2016
11 348 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 321 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 248 (1.06%) RDBMS
14 241 (1.03%) Hadoop
15 202 (0.86%) Oracle Database
16 197 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
17 173 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
18 166 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
18 166 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
19 160 (0.68%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4,422 (18.83%) Git (software)
2 1,400 (5.96%) Jenkins
3 1,162 (4.95%) Visual Studio
4 1,097 (4.67%) JIRA
5 1,045 (4.45%) Selenium
6 932 (3.97%) webpack
7 915 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 795 (3.39%) gulp
9 694 (2.96%) Subversion
10 667 (2.84%) Maven
11 550 (2.34%) Cucumber
12 539 (2.30%) Grunt
13 469 (2.00%) JUnit
14 427 (1.82%) Jasmine
15 416 (1.77%) TeamCity
16 369 (1.57%) NUnit
17 326 (1.39%) WebDriver
18 309 (1.32%) Bitbucket
19 297 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
20 284 (1.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3,512 (14.95%) Finance
2 1,179 (5.02%) Marketing
3 944 (4.02%) Retail
4 931 (3.96%) Banking
5 588 (2.50%) Games
6 404 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 400 (1.70%) Advertising
8 366 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 235 (1.00%) Electronics
10 226 (0.96%) Front Office
11 220 (0.94%) Legal
12 186 (0.79%) Investment Banking
13 161 (0.69%) Law
14 153 (0.65%) Back Office
15 144 (0.61%) Publishing
16 143 (0.61%) Automotive
17 92 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
18 82 (0.35%) Financial Institution
19 60 (0.26%) Aerospace
20 53 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 17,630 (75.07%) Developer
2 4,433 (18.88%) .NET Developer
3 3,303 (14.06%) C# Developer
4 2,983 (12.70%) Senior Developer
5 2,726 (11.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2,413 (10.27%) JavaScript Developer
7 2,289 (9.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 2,199 (9.36%) Software Developer
9 1,954 (8.32%) Full Stack Developer
10 1,724 (7.34%) Java Developer
11 1,704 (7.26%) Software Engineer
12 1,570 (6.69%) PHP Developer
13 1,491 (6.35%) Web Developer
14 1,140 (4.85%) ASP.NET Developer
15 1,095 (4.66%) Junior
16 1,066 (4.54%) React Developer
17 997 (4.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 959 (4.08%) Junior Developer
19 896 (3.82%) Lead Developer
20 820 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13,657 (58.15%) HTML
2 12,770 (54.38%) CSS
3 9,124 (38.85%) .NET
4 8,038 (34.23%) AngularJS
5 5,738 (24.43%) ASP.NET
6 5,300 (22.57%) React
7 4,926 (20.98%) jQuery
8 4,584 (19.52%) HTML5
9 3,723 (15.85%) Node.js
10 3,337 (14.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3,176 (13.52%) Web Services
12 2,741 (11.67%) CSS3
13 2,538 (10.81%) RESTful
14 2,476 (10.54%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2,294 (9.77%) REST
16 2,104 (8.96%) .NET Framework
17 2,082 (8.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 1,848 (7.87%) XML
19 1,759 (7.49%) Sass
20 1,747 (7.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2,410 (10.26%) User Experience
2 1,787 (7.61%) Greenfield Project
3 1,136 (4.84%) Fintech
4 1,022 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 986 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
6 722 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
7 596 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
8 437 (1.86%) Algorithms
9 251 (1.07%) Data Structures
10 168 (0.72%) Management Information System
11 146 (0.62%) Hedge funds
12 133 (0.57%) N-Tier
13 130 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
13 130 (0.55%) Virtual Team
14 129 (0.55%) Tandem
15 127 (0.54%) Social Media
16 124 (0.53%) Cloud Native
17 123 (0.52%) Blog
18 114 (0.49%) Derivative
19 108 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2,165 (9.22%) Linux
2 1,308 (5.57%) Windows
3 889 (3.79%) Android
4 770 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 492 (2.09%) Unix
6 238 (1.01%) Windows Server
7 178 (0.76%) Ubuntu
8 116 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 80 (0.34%) CentOS
10 77 (0.33%) Debian
11 69 (0.29%) Mac OS
12 53 (0.23%) Windows 10
13 47 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 38 (0.16%) Mac OS X
15 30 (0.13%) Windows Phone
16 24 (0.10%) openSUSE
17 21 (0.089%) AIX
17 21 (0.089%) Solaris
18 16 (0.068%) Windows Phone 8
19 11 (0.047%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10,874 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 6,753 (28.75%) MVC
3 4,308 (18.34%) TDD
4 3,872 (16.49%) Software Engineering
5 3,830 (16.31%) Front End Development
6 3,683 (15.68%) Web Development
7 3,575 (15.22%) Scrum
8 2,583 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2,369 (10.09%) OO
10 2,347 (9.99%) Test Automation
11 2,284 (9.73%) DevOps
12 2,040 (8.69%) Microservices
13 1,955 (8.32%) BDD
14 1,945 (8.28%) Problem-Solving
15 1,871 (7.97%) Computer Science
16 1,706 (7.26%) SDLC
17 1,694 (7.21%) Mentoring
18 1,621 (6.90%) Unit Testing
19 1,540 (6.56%) E-Commerce
20 1,403 (5.97%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9,880 (42.07%) C#
2 6,427 (27.37%) SQL
3 5,640 (24.02%) Java
4 3,545 (15.09%) PHP
5 3,199 (13.62%) Python
6 1,519 (6.47%) TypeScript
7 1,372 (5.84%) ES6
8 1,271 (5.41%) C++
9 1,097 (4.67%) T-SQL
10 1,030 (4.39%) Ruby
11 647 (2.75%) C
12 547 (2.33%) Java 8
13 480 (2.04%) VB.NET
14 456 (1.94%) Go
15 452 (1.92%) PowerShell
16 429 (1.83%) Scala
17 342 (1.46%) Bash Shell
18 330 (1.41%) Perl
19 307 (1.31%) PL/SQL
20 301 (1.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2,732 (11.63%) Degree
2 948 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 594 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 419 (1.78%) SC Cleared
5 153 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 136 (0.58%) PhD
7 135 (0.57%) DV Cleared
8 85 (0.36%) ISTQB
9 84 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
10 80 (0.34%) Master's Degree
11 75 (0.32%) ISEB
12 64 (0.27%) AWS Certification
13 58 (0.25%) HND
14 32 (0.14%) TOGAF Certification
15 30 (0.13%) CISSP
16 29 (0.12%) Postgraduate
17 24 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
18 21 (0.089%) DBS Check
18 21 (0.089%) MCP
18 21 (0.089%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,257 (5.35%) QA
2 149 (0.63%) GDPR
3 53 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 44 (0.19%) SLA
5 38 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 37 (0.16%) WAI
7 28 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 25 (0.11%) HL7
9 24 (0.10%) Data Quality
10 23 (0.098%) GAMP
11 20 (0.085%) WCAG
12 14 (0.060%) MiFID
13 11 (0.047%) ISO 14001
14 6 (0.026%) Disclosure Scotland
15 4 (0.017%) Actionable Recommendations
15 4 (0.017%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 3 (0.013%) PMO
17 2 (0.009%) FedRAMP
17 2 (0.009%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
17 2 (0.009%) PSD2
System Software
1 2,023 (8.61%) Docker
2 193 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 109 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 87 (0.37%) Firmware
5 73 (0.31%) vSphere
6 59 (0.25%) VirtualBox
7 57 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
8 52 (0.22%) HDFS
9 45 (0.19%) Hyper-V
10 44 (0.19%) Varnish
11 28 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 15 (0.064%) Oracle RAC
13 13 (0.055%) VMware ESXi
14 8 (0.034%) Apache Flume
15 7 (0.030%) KVM
15 7 (0.030%) NFS
15 7 (0.030%) VMware NSX
16 6 (0.026%) iptables
16 6 (0.026%) XenApp
17 5 (0.021%) etcd
Systems Management
1 742 (3.16%) Kubernetes
2 534 (2.27%) Ansible
3 368 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
4 351 (1.49%) Puppet
5 297 (1.26%) Terraform
6 86 (0.37%) Kibana
7 68 (0.29%) logstash
8 58 (0.25%) Salt
9 44 (0.19%) Mesos
10 34 (0.14%) Marathon
11 32 (0.14%) Prometheus
12 28 (0.12%) Consul
13 27 (0.11%) Grafana
13 27 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
14 24 (0.10%) HP ALM
15 21 (0.089%) Packer
15 21 (0.089%) Single Sign-On
16 18 (0.077%) Docker Swarm
17 17 (0.072%) HAProxy
17 17 (0.072%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3,431 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 1,268 (5.40%) Oracle
3 773 (3.29%) Google
4 484 (2.06%) Adobe
5 385 (1.64%) SAP
6 332 (1.41%) Xamarin
7 308 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
8 266 (1.13%) Zend
9 210 (0.89%) Sitecore
10 196 (0.83%) IBM
11 185 (0.79%) ServiceNow
12 163 (0.69%) Atlassian
13 153 (0.65%) VMware
14 131 (0.56%) Tableau
15 113 (0.48%) Red Hat
16 100 (0.43%) Facebook
16 100 (0.43%) Splunk
17 78 (0.33%) Nintex
18 75 (0.32%) Cypress Semiconductor
19 73 (0.31%) WorldPay