Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 29,829 29,158 31,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.32% 18.31% 16.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.54% 33.17% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25,971 25,828 28,261
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%

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 91,663 87,894 98,914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.31% 55.18% 52.40%
Number of salaries quoted 76,814 75,351 86,278
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 11,383 £60,000 +9.09% 1,872
South East +4 6,944 £45,000 +5.88% 897
North of England -4 4,499 £42,500 +6.25% 933
Midlands -2 2,780 £40,000 +6.67% 567
North West +2 2,363 £42,500 +6.25% 532
South West -1 2,205 £41,000 +2.50% 366
East of England -1 1,953 £45,000 +5.88% 337
Yorkshire -3 1,779 £40,000 - 328
West Midlands -1 1,647 £40,000 +6.67% 304
East Midlands -2 1,137 £40,000 +6.67% 258
North East -3 359 £40,000 +14.29% 73
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 18,415 (61.74%) HTML
2 16,951 (56.83%) CSS
3 13,084 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
4 12,500 (41.91%) C#
5 11,605 (38.91%) .NET
6 10,405 (34.88%) AngularJS
7 9,044 (30.32%) SQL
8 8,803 (29.51%) MVC
9 7,692 (25.79%) Java
10 7,604 (25.49%) jQuery
11 7,313 (24.52%) ASP.NET
12 6,637 (22.25%) SQL Server
13 6,583 (22.07%) HTML5
14 5,971 (20.02%) React
15 5,586 (18.73%) Web Development
16 5,546 (18.59%) TDD
17 5,448 (18.26%) Git (software)
18 4,963 (16.64%) PHP
19 4,820 (16.16%) Finance
20 4,795 (16.07%) Node.js
21 4,790 (16.06%) Front End Development
22 4,539 (15.22%) Software Engineering
23 4,230 (14.18%) Scrum
24 4,161 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
25 4,086 (13.70%) Microsoft
26 3,993 (13.39%) Web Services
27 3,978 (13.34%) CSS3
28 3,609 (12.10%) Degree
29 3,600 (12.07%) MySQL
30 3,555 (11.92%) 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 1,632 (5.47%) CMS
2 902 (3.02%) SharePoint
3 873 (2.93%) WordPress
4 860 (2.88%) Apache
5 761 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
6 663 (2.22%) IIS
7 523 (1.75%) Tomcat
8 514 (1.72%) Umbraco
9 482 (1.62%) Confluence
10 451 (1.51%) Drupal
11 345 (1.16%) JBoss
12 270 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
13 263 (0.88%) nginx
14 240 (0.80%) Apache Spark
15 234 (0.78%) EPiServer
16 212 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
17 202 (0.68%) WebSphere
18 197 (0.66%) WebLogic
19 150 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 137 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 555 (1.86%) Photoshop
2 284 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
3 183 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
4 167 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
5 151 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 95 (0.32%) Chatbot
7 89 (0.30%) InVision
8 53 (0.18%) InfoPath
9 43 (0.14%) MS Visio
10 38 (0.13%) InDesign
11 34 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
12 31 (0.10%) UXPin
13 25 (0.084%) GIMP
13 25 (0.084%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 23 (0.077%) Microsoft Project
15 16 (0.054%) Adobe Premiere
16 15 (0.050%) Acrobat
16 15 (0.050%) Fireworks
17 13 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
18 12 (0.040%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 574 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 394 (1.32%) Magento
3 153 (0.51%) NetSuite
4 111 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
5 60 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
6 42 (0.14%) Eloqua
7 41 (0.14%) SAP Business One
8 38 (0.13%) Shopify
9 32 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 27 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
10 27 (0.091%) SAP Hybris
11 24 (0.080%) Dynamics NAV
12 18 (0.060%) MetaTrader
13 17 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
14 15 (0.050%) Documaker
14 15 (0.050%) WebTrends
15 14 (0.047%) Adobe Campaign
15 14 (0.047%) Oracle EBS
16 10 (0.034%) R3 Corda
17 9 (0.030%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 3,047 (10.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2,891 (9.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1,123 (3.76%) SaaS
4 773 (2.59%) GitHub
5 683 (2.29%) npm
6 367 (1.23%) Office 365
7 333 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 293 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
9 288 (0.97%) Serverless
10 277 (0.93%) PaaS
11 225 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
12 196 (0.66%) IaaS
13 167 (0.56%) Google Analytics
14 154 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
15 139 (0.47%) Amazon S3
16 125 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
17 101 (0.34%) Heroku
18 96 (0.32%) Yarn
19 85 (0.28%) OpenShift
20 83 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 651 (2.18%) HTTP
2 569 (1.91%) Internet
3 199 (0.67%) DNS
4 198 (0.66%) SMS
5 189 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 173 (0.58%) Intranet
7 163 (0.55%) SSL
8 127 (0.43%) Firewall
9 80 (0.27%) VPN
10 72 (0.24%) Broadband
11 70 (0.23%) SSH
12 51 (0.17%) DHCP
13 44 (0.15%) SMTP
14 42 (0.14%) HTTPS
15 41 (0.14%) FTP
16 40 (0.13%) SNMP
17 35 (0.12%) AMQP
17 35 (0.12%) Skype
17 35 (0.12%) VoIP
18 34 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6,637 (22.25%) SQL Server
2 3,600 (12.07%) MySQL
3 2,126 (7.13%) NoSQL
4 1,700 (5.70%) MongoDB
5 1,292 (4.33%) Relational Database
6 1,014 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
7 904 (3.03%) Big Data
8 528 (1.77%) Blockchain
9 485 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 418 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
11 416 (1.39%) Redis
12 405 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 314 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 308 (1.03%) RDBMS
15 296 (0.99%) Hadoop
16 291 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
17 283 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
18 236 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
19 208 (0.70%) Oracle Database
20 199 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5,448 (18.26%) Git (software)
2 1,580 (5.30%) Jenkins
3 1,529 (5.13%) Visual Studio
4 1,330 (4.46%) Selenium
5 1,278 (4.28%) JIRA
6 1,255 (4.21%) gulp
7 1,137 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 1,109 (3.72%) webpack
9 1,023 (3.43%) Subversion
10 864 (2.90%) Grunt
11 836 (2.80%) Maven
12 719 (2.41%) Jasmine
13 645 (2.16%) JUnit
14 639 (2.14%) NUnit
15 620 (2.08%) Cucumber
16 590 (1.98%) TeamCity
17 437 (1.47%) WebDriver
18 433 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
19 389 (1.30%) Protractor
20 375 (1.26%) Mocha
General
1 4,820 (16.16%) Finance
2 1,540 (5.16%) Retail
3 1,440 (4.83%) Marketing
4 1,301 (4.36%) Banking
5 1,232 (4.13%) Advertising
6 983 (3.30%) Games
7 533 (1.79%) Investment Banking
8 495 (1.66%) Telecoms
9 430 (1.44%) Financial Institution
10 388 (1.30%) Manufacturing
11 286 (0.96%) Legal
12 244 (0.82%) Electronics
13 230 (0.77%) Law
14 212 (0.71%) Front Office
15 187 (0.63%) Publishing
16 175 (0.59%) Automotive
17 168 (0.56%) Back Office
18 122 (0.41%) Music Industry
19 96 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
20 91 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22,892 (76.74%) Developer
2 5,704 (19.12%) .NET Developer
3 4,542 (15.23%) C# Developer
4 4,063 (13.62%) Senior Developer
5 3,793 (12.72%) JavaScript Developer
6 3,578 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3,075 (10.31%) C# .NET Developer
8 3,065 (10.28%) Software Developer
9 2,618 (8.78%) Java Developer
10 2,232 (7.48%) Web Developer
11 2,064 (6.92%) PHP Developer
12 2,057 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
13 1,691 (5.67%) Software Engineer
14 1,669 (5.60%) ASP.NET Developer
15 1,486 (4.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 1,314 (4.41%) Angular Developer
17 1,308 (4.38%) C# Software Developer
18 1,244 (4.17%) Lead Developer
19 1,240 (4.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 1,179 (3.95%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18,415 (61.74%) HTML
2 16,951 (56.83%) CSS
3 11,605 (38.91%) .NET
4 10,405 (34.88%) AngularJS
5 7,604 (25.49%) jQuery
6 7,313 (24.52%) ASP.NET
7 6,583 (22.07%) HTML5
8 5,971 (20.02%) React
9 4,795 (16.07%) Node.js
10 4,161 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3,993 (13.39%) Web Services
12 3,978 (13.34%) CSS3
13 3,243 (10.87%) RESTful
14 3,090 (10.36%) .NET Framework
15 2,926 (9.81%) REST
16 2,742 (9.19%) XML
17 2,712 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
18 2,628 (8.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 2,442 (8.19%) Sass
20 2,265 (7.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3,243 (10.87%) User Experience
2 2,349 (7.87%) Greenfield Project
3 2,316 (7.76%) Computer Science
4 1,513 (5.07%) Mobile App
5 1,482 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
6 1,229 (4.12%) Fintech
7 934 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
8 824 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
9 363 (1.22%) Algorithms
10 330 (1.11%) Management Information System
11 327 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
12 323 (1.08%) Data Structures
13 256 (0.86%) Cyberthreat
14 167 (0.56%) Hedge funds
14 167 (0.56%) N-Tier
15 160 (0.54%) Social Media
16 148 (0.50%) Fixed Income
17 131 (0.44%) W3C
18 125 (0.42%) Virtual Team
19 124 (0.42%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3,101 (10.40%) Linux
2 1,678 (5.63%) Windows
3 1,059 (3.55%) Android
4 887 (2.97%) Apple iOS
5 773 (2.59%) Unix
6 361 (1.21%) Windows Server
7 153 (0.51%) CentOS
8 109 (0.37%) Ubuntu
9 88 (0.30%) Debian
10 80 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 74 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 69 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 65 (0.22%) Mac OS
14 53 (0.18%) Solaris
15 51 (0.17%) Windows Phone
16 37 (0.12%) Nucleus RTOS
17 35 (0.12%) Windows 10
18 34 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
19 25 (0.084%) AIX
20 23 (0.077%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13,084 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8,803 (29.51%) MVC
3 5,586 (18.73%) Web Development
4 5,546 (18.59%) TDD
5 4,790 (16.06%) Front End Development
6 4,539 (15.22%) Software Engineering
7 4,230 (14.18%) Scrum
8 3,555 (11.92%) OO
9 2,772 (9.29%) Problem-Solving
10 2,737 (9.18%) Test Automation
11 2,733 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
12 2,502 (8.39%) BDD
13 2,364 (7.93%) DevOps
14 2,175 (7.29%) Unit Testing
15 2,155 (7.22%) E-Commerce
16 2,107 (7.06%) SDLC
17 1,983 (6.65%) Microservices
18 1,907 (6.39%) Mentoring
19 1,838 (6.16%) OOP
20 1,352 (4.53%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 12,500 (41.91%) C#
2 9,044 (30.32%) SQL
3 7,692 (25.79%) Java
4 4,963 (16.64%) PHP
5 3,315 (11.11%) Python
6 1,669 (5.60%) Ruby
7 1,526 (5.12%) C++
8 1,516 (5.08%) TypeScript
9 1,388 (4.65%) T-SQL
10 1,234 (4.14%) ES6
11 801 (2.69%) Scala
12 766 (2.57%) PowerShell
13 754 (2.53%) Java 8
14 704 (2.36%) VB.NET
15 602 (2.02%) Perl
16 569 (1.91%) C
17 538 (1.80%) Bash Shell
18 455 (1.53%) Go
19 401 (1.34%) PL/SQL
20 307 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 3,609 (12.10%) Degree
2 1,149 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 421 (1.41%) Security Cleared
4 318 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 187 (0.63%) SC Cleared
6 132 (0.44%) DV Cleared
7 129 (0.43%) PhD
8 93 (0.31%) Master's Degree
9 80 (0.27%) ISEB
10 76 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
11 71 (0.24%) ISTQB
12 54 (0.18%) AWS Certification
13 50 (0.17%) MCSD
14 48 (0.16%) SAFe Agilist
15 41 (0.14%) MCP
16 33 (0.11%) SANS
17 32 (0.11%) MCSE
18 28 (0.094%) HND
18 28 (0.094%) MCPD
19 27 (0.091%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,525 (5.11%) QA
2 108 (0.36%) GCP
3 95 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 80 (0.27%) SLA
5 67 (0.22%) GDPR
6 53 (0.18%) WCAG
7 46 (0.15%) Data Quality
8 41 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 35 (0.12%) PMO
10 32 (0.11%) ISO 9001
11 24 (0.080%) Disclosure Scotland
12 21 (0.070%) MiFID
13 18 (0.060%) WAI
14 17 (0.057%) GAMP
15 10 (0.034%) Web Application Security Consortium
16 7 (0.023%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 6 (0.020%) HL7
18 5 (0.017%) PA-DSS
19 4 (0.013%) SEPA
20 2 (0.007%) UCITS
System Software
1 1,806 (6.05%) Docker
2 248 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 170 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 107 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 76 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 69 (0.23%) vSphere
7 40 (0.13%) HDFS
8 34 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
9 33 (0.11%) VirtualBox
10 31 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
11 23 (0.077%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 22 (0.074%) Samba
13 20 (0.067%) Firmware
14 19 (0.064%) VMware ESXi
15 13 (0.044%) LXC
15 13 (0.044%) Microsoft App-V
16 12 (0.040%) Apache Flume
17 9 (0.030%) KVM
18 7 (0.023%) Varnish
18 7 (0.023%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 603 (2.02%) Ansible
2 565 (1.89%) Puppet
3 457 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
4 421 (1.41%) Kubernetes
5 195 (0.65%) Terraform
6 86 (0.29%) Kibana
7 85 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
8 73 (0.24%) logstash
9 55 (0.18%) Nagios
10 50 (0.17%) Prometheus
11 48 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
12 46 (0.15%) vRealize
13 45 (0.15%) Salt
14 43 (0.14%) vCenter Server
15 39 (0.13%) SCCM
16 34 (0.11%) Rancher
17 29 (0.097%) Cobbler
18 28 (0.094%) Marathon
19 26 (0.087%) Packer
20 25 (0.084%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4,086 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 1,642 (5.50%) Oracle
3 1,158 (3.88%) Google
4 635 (2.13%) Adobe
5 473 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
6 450 (1.51%) Zend
7 417 (1.40%) Xamarin
8 376 (1.26%) SAP
9 312 (1.05%) Sitecore
10 300 (1.01%) Capita
11 267 (0.90%) Twitter
12 249 (0.83%) VMware
13 219 (0.73%) ServiceNow
14 157 (0.53%) IBM
15 149 (0.50%) Sybase
16 127 (0.43%) WorldPay
17 125 (0.42%) Splunk
18 120 (0.40%) Red Hat
19 119 (0.40%) Tableau
20 116 (0.39%) HP