Period
to 25 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 29837 30131 32469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.78% 16.87% 15.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.12% 31.78% 30.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26402 27248 29228
England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 92905 94804 106971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.36% 53.08% 52.07%
Number of salaries quoted 77068 82469 92444
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 11753 £57,500 +4.55% 1011
South East +5 6330 £45,000 +5.88% 446
North of England +5 4323 £40,000 +2.56% 422
Midlands +3 3083 £37,500 - 257
North West +4 2515 £41,000 +5.13% 211
South West 0 2292 £40,000 - 162
East of England +1 2049 £45,000 +12.50% 179
West Midlands 0 1943 £37,000 -1.33% 128
Yorkshire +2 1578 £40,000 - 187
East Midlands +4 1148 £37,500 - 123
North East -6 227 £37,500 +4.17% 24
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 19501 (65.36%) HTML
2 17863 (59.87%) CSS
3 13392 (44.88%) Agile Software Development
4 11819 (39.61%) C#
5 11606 (38.90%) .NET
6 10503 (35.20%) AngularJS
7 9496 (31.83%) MVC
8 8959 (30.03%) SQL
9 8522 (28.56%) jQuery
10 7596 (25.46%) ASP.NET
11 7502 (25.14%) Java
12 7329 (24.56%) HTML5
13 7067 (23.69%) SQL Server
14 6302 (21.12%) Web Development
15 5806 (19.46%) TDD
16 5605 (18.79%) PHP
17 5145 (17.24%) Node.js
18 5107 (17.12%) Git (software)
19 5088 (17.05%) React
20 5056 (16.95%) Front End Development
21 4788 (16.05%) Finance
22 4756 (15.94%) Scrum
23 4457 (14.94%) CSS3
24 4433 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
25 4151 (13.91%) Software Engineering
26 4144 (13.89%) Web Services
27 4057 (13.60%) MySQL
28 3990 (13.37%) OO
29 3917 (13.13%) Microsoft
30 3837 (12.86%) Degree

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 1685 (5.65%) CMS
2 921 (3.09%) Apache
3 899 (3.01%) WordPress
4 892 (2.99%) IIS
5 766 (2.57%) SharePoint
6 760 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
7 574 (1.92%) Tomcat
8 498 (1.67%) Drupal
9 468 (1.57%) Umbraco
10 369 (1.24%) JBoss
11 319 (1.07%) Apache Spark
12 288 (0.97%) Confluence
13 279 (0.94%) nginx
13 279 (0.94%) WebSphere
14 235 (0.79%) Apache Solr
15 234 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
16 192 (0.64%) EPiServer
17 181 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
18 176 (0.59%) WebLogic
19 172 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 745 (2.50%) Photoshop
2 396 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 285 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
4 211 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 199 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
6 65 (0.22%) InVision
7 48 (0.16%) InDesign
8 41 (0.14%) InfoPath
9 35 (0.12%) Chatbot
9 35 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 27 (0.090%) FileZilla
11 25 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
12 24 (0.080%) MS Visio
12 24 (0.080%) SPSS
13 18 (0.060%) GIMP
14 17 (0.057%) UXPin
15 14 (0.047%) Adobe After Effects
16 11 (0.037%) Fireworks
17 10 (0.034%) Adobe Premiere
18 9 (0.030%) Maya
Business Applications
1 533 (1.79%) Magento
2 456 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 98 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
4 57 (0.19%) NetSuite
5 52 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 49 (0.16%) Shopify
7 42 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
8 37 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
9 36 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
10 34 (0.11%) Eloqua
10 34 (0.11%) WebTrends
11 27 (0.090%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 21 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
13 17 (0.057%) OpenCart
14 15 (0.050%) Oracle BPM
15 12 (0.040%) Dynamics GP
16 11 (0.037%) Oracle EBS
17 10 (0.034%) SessionCam
18 9 (0.030%) SAP Business One
19 8 (0.027%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2590 (8.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2431 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1304 (4.37%) SaaS
4 904 (3.03%) GitHub
5 557 (1.87%) npm
6 267 (0.89%) Office 365
7 259 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
8 231 (0.77%) PaaS
9 205 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
10 192 (0.64%) Google Analytics
11 161 (0.54%) Serverless
12 139 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
13 136 (0.46%) IaaS
14 117 (0.39%) Amazon S3
14 117 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
15 97 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
16 84 (0.28%) Heroku
17 67 (0.22%) Slack
18 60 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
19 58 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 739 (2.48%) Internet
2 707 (2.37%) HTTP
3 217 (0.73%) Intranet
4 174 (0.58%) TCP/IP
5 156 (0.52%) Firewall
6 144 (0.48%) SSL
7 138 (0.46%) DNS
7 138 (0.46%) SMS
8 90 (0.30%) SMTP
9 84 (0.28%) FTP
10 82 (0.27%) Wireless
11 66 (0.22%) Network Security
12 65 (0.22%) LDAP
13 56 (0.19%) Skype
14 49 (0.16%) VPN
15 48 (0.16%) HTTPS
16 47 (0.16%) Broadband
17 44 (0.15%) ATM
18 38 (0.13%) Extranet
19 35 (0.12%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7067 (23.69%) SQL Server
2 4057 (13.60%) MySQL
3 2183 (7.32%) NoSQL
4 1546 (5.18%) MongoDB
5 1395 (4.68%) Relational Database
6 898 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
7 727 (2.44%) Big Data
8 594 (1.99%) Redis
9 520 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 492 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 460 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 405 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
13 391 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
14 375 (1.26%) Hadoop
15 373 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
16 344 (1.15%) RDBMS
17 305 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
18 214 (0.72%) Oracle Database
19 206 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 197 (0.66%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 5107 (17.12%) Git (software)
2 1631 (5.47%) Visual Studio
3 1500 (5.03%) Jenkins
4 1438 (4.82%) Subversion
5 1294 (4.34%) JIRA
6 1195 (4.01%) gulp
7 1180 (3.95%) Selenium
8 1129 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 882 (2.96%) Grunt
10 878 (2.94%) Maven
11 820 (2.75%) webpack
12 796 (2.67%) NUnit
13 720 (2.41%) Jasmine
14 713 (2.39%) TeamCity
15 711 (2.38%) JUnit
16 542 (1.82%) Cucumber
17 390 (1.31%) WebDriver
18 379 (1.27%) Mocha
19 367 (1.23%) Bitbucket
20 352 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 4788 (16.05%) Finance
2 1739 (5.83%) Marketing
3 1702 (5.70%) Retail
4 1379 (4.62%) Banking
5 984 (3.30%) Games
6 938 (3.14%) Advertising
7 710 (2.38%) Telecoms
8 497 (1.67%) Electronics
9 481 (1.61%) Manufacturing
10 459 (1.54%) Investment Banking
11 334 (1.12%) Legal
12 318 (1.07%) Front Office
13 304 (1.02%) Retail Banking
14 251 (0.84%) Publishing
15 242 (0.81%) Law
16 241 (0.81%) Automotive
17 213 (0.71%) Music Industry
18 175 (0.59%) Back Office
19 169 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
20 156 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23186 (77.71%) Developer
2 5988 (20.07%) .NET Developer
3 4558 (15.28%) C# Developer
4 4190 (14.04%) Senior Developer
5 4170 (13.98%) JavaScript Developer
6 3548 (11.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3403 (11.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 2742 (9.19%) Software Developer
9 2711 (9.09%) Java Developer
10 2681 (8.99%) PHP Developer
11 2660 (8.92%) Web Developer
12 2064 (6.92%) Full Stack Developer
13 2059 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
14 1805 (6.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 1684 (5.64%) Software Engineer
16 1571 (5.27%) HTML Developer
17 1427 (4.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 1364 (4.57%) Junior
19 1362 (4.56%) Angular Developer
20 1294 (4.34%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19501 (65.36%) HTML
2 17863 (59.87%) CSS
3 11606 (38.90%) .NET
4 10503 (35.20%) AngularJS
5 8522 (28.56%) jQuery
6 7596 (25.46%) ASP.NET
7 7329 (24.56%) HTML5
8 5145 (17.24%) Node.js
9 5088 (17.05%) React
10 4457 (14.94%) CSS3
11 4433 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4144 (13.89%) Web Services
13 3098 (10.38%) XML
14 2934 (9.83%) .NET Framework
15 2853 (9.56%) REST
16 2772 (9.29%) RESTful
17 2771 (9.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 2715 (9.10%) ASP.NET Web API
19 2525 (8.46%) Sass
20 2377 (7.97%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3387 (11.35%) User Experience
2 2561 (8.58%) Computer Science
3 1938 (6.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1659 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 1579 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1022 (3.43%) Fintech
7 758 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
8 452 (1.51%) Algorithms
9 291 (0.98%) Social Media
10 279 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
11 258 (0.86%) Data Structures
12 251 (0.84%) iPad
13 240 (0.80%) N-Tier
14 206 (0.69%) Client/Server
15 176 (0.59%) Management Information System
16 162 (0.54%) Hedge funds
17 161 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 144 (0.48%) W3C
19 133 (0.45%) Blog
20 131 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3036 (10.18%) Linux
2 1835 (6.15%) Windows
3 1205 (4.04%) Android
4 1048 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 912 (3.06%) Unix
6 339 (1.14%) Windows Server
7 109 (0.37%) Ubuntu
8 93 (0.31%) CentOS
9 88 (0.29%) Mac OS X
10 86 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 86 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 72 (0.24%) Debian
11 72 (0.24%) Windows 7
12 68 (0.23%) Windows 10
13 58 (0.19%) Solaris
14 48 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
15 41 (0.14%) Mac OS
15 41 (0.14%) Windows Phone
16 33 (0.11%) AIX
17 32 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13392 (44.88%) Agile Software Development
2 9496 (31.83%) MVC
3 6302 (21.12%) Web Development
4 5806 (19.46%) TDD
5 5056 (16.95%) Front End Development
6 4756 (15.94%) Scrum
7 4151 (13.91%) Software Engineering
8 3990 (13.37%) OO
9 2641 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
10 2616 (8.77%) BDD
11 2540 (8.51%) Test Automation
12 2425 (8.13%) E-Commerce
13 2347 (7.87%) Unit Testing
14 2249 (7.54%) SDLC
15 2175 (7.29%) OOP
16 1958 (6.56%) Mentoring
17 1849 (6.20%) DevOps
18 1731 (5.80%) Microservices
19 1497 (5.02%) Open Source
20 1340 (4.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11819 (39.61%) C#
2 8959 (30.03%) SQL
3 7502 (25.14%) Java
4 5605 (18.79%) PHP
5 3024 (10.14%) Python
6 1704 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 1696 (5.68%) Ruby
8 1400 (4.69%) C++
9 1151 (3.86%) ES6
10 1074 (3.60%) TypeScript
11 969 (3.25%) VB.NET
12 661 (2.22%) C
12 661 (2.22%) Scala
13 562 (1.88%) Perl
14 527 (1.77%) PowerShell
15 425 (1.42%) Bash Shell
16 403 (1.35%) VB
17 368 (1.23%) Go
18 360 (1.21%) PL/SQL
19 355 (1.19%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3837 (12.86%) Degree
2 1283 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 411 (1.38%) Security Cleared
4 336 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 189 (0.63%) SC Cleared
6 148 (0.50%) PhD
7 94 (0.32%) MCP
8 91 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 82 (0.27%) ISEB
10 74 (0.25%) DV Cleared
10 74 (0.25%) MCSD
11 58 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
12 51 (0.17%) Master's Degree
13 48 (0.16%) MCAD
14 44 (0.15%) CCNA
14 44 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
15 43 (0.14%) HND
16 38 (0.13%) MCSE
16 38 (0.13%) PMI Certification
17 37 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1575 (5.28%) QA
2 99 (0.33%) SLA
3 62 (0.21%) WCAG
4 59 (0.20%) GCP
5 42 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 42 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 33 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 31 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 30 (0.10%) WAI
9 17 (0.057%) MiFID
9 17 (0.057%) PMO
10 16 (0.054%) EMIR
11 11 (0.037%) COBIT
11 11 (0.037%) GAMP
12 9 (0.030%) HL7
12 9 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 8 (0.027%) DICOM
13 8 (0.027%) ISO 14001
14 6 (0.020%) Dodd-Frank
15 5 (0.017%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 1502 (5.03%) Docker
2 171 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 101 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 58 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
5 52 (0.17%) HDFS
6 36 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 24 (0.080%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 15 (0.050%) Samba
8 15 (0.050%) vSphere
9 14 (0.047%) Varnish
10 13 (0.044%) VirtualBox
11 12 (0.040%) Snort
12 9 (0.030%) Firmware
13 8 (0.027%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (0.027%) Squid
13 8 (0.027%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 8 (0.027%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (0.023%) Apache Flume
15 6 (0.020%) XenApp
15 6 (0.020%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 536 (1.80%) Puppet
2 427 (1.43%) Ansible
3 389 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 315 (1.06%) Kubernetes
5 142 (0.48%) Terraform
6 88 (0.29%) Kibana
7 57 (0.19%) Nagios
8 51 (0.17%) logstash
9 50 (0.17%) Salt
10 44 (0.15%) PowerBroker
11 41 (0.14%) Capistrano
12 37 (0.12%) Packer
13 34 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
14 31 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 25 (0.084%) HAProxy
16 24 (0.080%) Graphite
17 23 (0.077%) SCCM
18 22 (0.074%) Consul
18 22 (0.074%) Grafana
19 21 (0.070%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3917 (13.13%) Microsoft
2 1830 (6.13%) Oracle
3 1131 (3.79%) Google
4 696 (2.33%) Adobe
5 689 (2.31%) Zend
6 494 (1.66%) SAP
7 379 (1.27%) Xamarin
8 331 (1.11%) Sitecore
9 245 (0.82%) Twitter
10 232 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
11 226 (0.76%) IBM
12 206 (0.69%) Sybase
13 169 (0.57%) VMware
14 144 (0.48%) ServiceNow
15 142 (0.48%) hybris
16 137 (0.46%) Facebook
17 133 (0.45%) Splunk
18 132 (0.44%) Apple
19 131 (0.44%) HP
20 123 (0.41%) Telerik