Period
to 24 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 29991 30089 32521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.77% 16.85% 15.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.10% 31.75% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26542 27208 29268
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +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 93426 94768 107230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.36% 53.07% 52.11%
Number of salaries quoted 77526 82433 92633
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 24 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 24 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 11806 £57,500 +4.55% 1018
South East +5 6359 £45,000 +5.88% 437
North of England +5 4349 £40,000 +2.56% 419
Midlands +3 3099 £37,500 - 255
North West +4 2535 £41,000 +5.13% 208
South West 0 2313 £40,000 - 162
East of England +1 2058 £45,000 +12.50% 178
West Midlands 0 1948 £37,000 -1.33% 128
Yorkshire +2 1583 £40,000 - 187
East Midlands +4 1159 £37,500 - 122
North East -8 228 £37,500 +4.17% 24
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 19608 (65.38%) HTML
2 17961 (59.89%) CSS
3 13447 (44.84%) Agile Software Development
4 11879 (39.61%) C#
5 11670 (38.91%) .NET
6 10563 (35.22%) AngularJS
7 9538 (31.80%) MVC
8 9003 (30.02%) SQL
9 8573 (28.59%) jQuery
10 7637 (25.46%) ASP.NET
11 7538 (25.13%) Java
12 7373 (24.58%) HTML5
13 7102 (23.68%) SQL Server
14 6330 (21.11%) Web Development
15 5842 (19.48%) TDD
16 5623 (18.75%) PHP
17 5157 (17.20%) Node.js
18 5141 (17.14%) Git (software)
19 5116 (17.06%) React
20 5088 (16.97%) Front End Development
21 4796 (15.99%) Finance
22 4780 (15.94%) Scrum
23 4485 (14.95%) CSS3
24 4453 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
25 4174 (13.92%) Software Engineering
26 4164 (13.88%) Web Services
27 4075 (13.59%) MySQL
28 4006 (13.36%) OO
29 3933 (13.11%) Microsoft
30 3864 (12.88%) 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 1695 (5.65%) CMS
2 926 (3.09%) Apache
3 905 (3.02%) WordPress
4 896 (2.99%) IIS
5 771 (2.57%) SharePoint
6 765 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
7 577 (1.92%) Tomcat
8 501 (1.67%) Drupal
9 469 (1.56%) Umbraco
10 372 (1.24%) JBoss
11 322 (1.07%) Apache Spark
12 293 (0.98%) Confluence
13 281 (0.94%) nginx
14 280 (0.93%) WebSphere
15 237 (0.79%) Apache Solr
15 237 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
16 192 (0.64%) EPiServer
17 183 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
18 177 (0.59%) WebLogic
19 172 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 750 (2.50%) Photoshop
2 397 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 288 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
4 212 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 199 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
6 66 (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 26 (0.087%) 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 (0.033%) Adobe Premiere
18 9 (0.030%) Maya
Business Applications
1 535 (1.78%) Magento
2 460 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 99 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
4 57 (0.19%) NetSuite
5 52 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 49 (0.16%) Shopify
7 43 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
8 37 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
9 36 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
10 35 (0.12%) WebTrends
11 34 (0.11%) Eloqua
12 27 (0.090%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 21 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
14 17 (0.057%) OpenCart
15 15 (0.050%) Oracle BPM
16 12 (0.040%) Dynamics GP
17 11 (0.037%) Oracle EBS
18 10 (0.033%) SessionCam
19 9 (0.030%) SAP Business One
20 8 (0.027%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2608 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2442 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1314 (4.38%) SaaS
4 907 (3.02%) GitHub
5 558 (1.86%) npm
6 269 (0.90%) Office 365
7 261 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
8 234 (0.78%) PaaS
9 208 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
10 192 (0.64%) Google Analytics
11 163 (0.54%) Serverless
12 141 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
13 137 (0.46%) IaaS
14 119 (0.40%) Amazon S3
15 118 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
16 98 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
17 84 (0.28%) Heroku
18 67 (0.22%) Slack
19 61 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
20 58 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 745 (2.48%) Internet
2 712 (2.37%) HTTP
3 219 (0.73%) Intranet
4 174 (0.58%) TCP/IP
5 156 (0.52%) Firewall
6 146 (0.49%) SSL
7 139 (0.46%) DNS
8 138 (0.46%) SMS
9 91 (0.30%) SMTP
10 86 (0.29%) FTP
11 82 (0.27%) Wireless
12 66 (0.22%) LDAP
12 66 (0.22%) Network Security
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 7102 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 4075 (13.59%) MySQL
3 2189 (7.30%) NoSQL
4 1552 (5.17%) MongoDB
5 1402 (4.67%) Relational Database
6 904 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
7 734 (2.45%) Big Data
8 597 (1.99%) Redis
9 523 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 493 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 459 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 404 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
13 394 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
14 378 (1.26%) Hadoop
15 375 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
16 346 (1.15%) RDBMS
17 306 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
18 216 (0.72%) Oracle Database
19 208 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 197 (0.66%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 5141 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 1641 (5.47%) Visual Studio
3 1502 (5.01%) Jenkins
4 1449 (4.83%) Subversion
5 1310 (4.37%) JIRA
6 1199 (4.00%) gulp
7 1189 (3.96%) Selenium
8 1140 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 887 (2.96%) Grunt
10 880 (2.93%) Maven
11 822 (2.74%) webpack
12 800 (2.67%) NUnit
13 726 (2.42%) Jasmine
14 717 (2.39%) TeamCity
15 711 (2.37%) JUnit
16 543 (1.81%) Cucumber
17 391 (1.30%) WebDriver
18 381 (1.27%) Mocha
19 369 (1.23%) Bitbucket
20 357 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 4796 (15.99%) Finance
2 1748 (5.83%) Marketing
3 1712 (5.71%) Retail
4 1383 (4.61%) Banking
5 990 (3.30%) Games
6 941 (3.14%) Advertising
7 710 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 498 (1.66%) Electronics
9 482 (1.61%) Manufacturing
10 459 (1.53%) Investment Banking
11 336 (1.12%) Legal
12 318 (1.06%) Front Office
13 304 (1.01%) Retail Banking
14 252 (0.84%) Publishing
15 243 (0.81%) Automotive
16 242 (0.81%) Law
17 213 (0.71%) Music Industry
18 175 (0.58%) Back Office
19 169 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
20 157 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23305 (77.71%) Developer
2 6014 (20.05%) .NET Developer
3 4574 (15.25%) C# Developer
4 4209 (14.03%) Senior Developer
5 4191 (13.97%) JavaScript Developer
6 3572 (11.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3413 (11.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 2759 (9.20%) Software Developer
9 2723 (9.08%) Java Developer
10 2689 (8.97%) PHP Developer
11 2677 (8.93%) Web Developer
12 2073 (6.91%) Full Stack Developer
13 2064 (6.88%) ASP.NET Developer
14 1809 (6.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 1693 (5.65%) Software Engineer
16 1583 (5.28%) HTML Developer
17 1433 (4.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 1372 (4.57%) Junior
19 1371 (4.57%) Angular Developer
20 1301 (4.34%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19608 (65.38%) HTML
2 17961 (59.89%) CSS
3 11670 (38.91%) .NET
4 10563 (35.22%) AngularJS
5 8573 (28.59%) jQuery
6 7637 (25.46%) ASP.NET
7 7373 (24.58%) HTML5
8 5157 (17.20%) Node.js
9 5116 (17.06%) React
10 4485 (14.95%) CSS3
11 4453 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4164 (13.88%) Web Services
13 3115 (10.39%) XML
14 2950 (9.84%) .NET Framework
15 2868 (9.56%) REST
16 2791 (9.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 2786 (9.29%) RESTful
18 2724 (9.08%) ASP.NET Web API
19 2537 (8.46%) Sass
20 2387 (7.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3405 (11.35%) User Experience
2 2581 (8.61%) Computer Science
3 1952 (6.51%) Greenfield Project
4 1665 (5.55%) Mobile App
5 1590 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1024 (3.41%) Fintech
7 762 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
8 453 (1.51%) Algorithms
9 292 (0.97%) Social Media
10 280 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
11 260 (0.87%) Data Structures
12 256 (0.85%) iPad
13 240 (0.80%) N-Tier
14 207 (0.69%) Client/Server
15 177 (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 (0.44%) Blog
19 133 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3055 (10.19%) Linux
2 1850 (6.17%) Windows
3 1215 (4.05%) Android
4 1058 (3.53%) Apple iOS
5 916 (3.05%) Unix
6 343 (1.14%) Windows Server
7 109 (0.36%) Ubuntu
8 93 (0.31%) CentOS
9 89 (0.30%) Mac OS X
10 88 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 87 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 74 (0.25%) Windows 7
13 73 (0.24%) Debian
14 69 (0.23%) Windows 10
15 58 (0.19%) Solaris
16 48 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
17 42 (0.14%) Mac OS
18 41 (0.14%) Windows Phone
19 33 (0.11%) AIX
20 32 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13447 (44.84%) Agile Software Development
2 9538 (31.80%) MVC
3 6330 (21.11%) Web Development
4 5842 (19.48%) TDD
5 5088 (16.97%) Front End Development
6 4780 (15.94%) Scrum
7 4174 (13.92%) Software Engineering
8 4006 (13.36%) OO
9 2654 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
10 2624 (8.75%) BDD
11 2549 (8.50%) Test Automation
12 2440 (8.14%) E-Commerce
13 2359 (7.87%) Unit Testing
14 2262 (7.54%) SDLC
15 2187 (7.29%) OOP
16 1966 (6.56%) Mentoring
17 1854 (6.18%) DevOps
18 1732 (5.78%) Microservices
19 1508 (5.03%) Open Source
20 1347 (4.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11879 (39.61%) C#
2 9003 (30.02%) SQL
3 7538 (25.13%) Java
4 5623 (18.75%) PHP
5 3039 (10.13%) Python
6 1713 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 1702 (5.68%) Ruby
8 1411 (4.70%) C++
9 1154 (3.85%) ES6
10 1080 (3.60%) TypeScript
11 971 (3.24%) VB.NET
12 667 (2.22%) C
13 664 (2.21%) Scala
14 568 (1.89%) Perl
15 527 (1.76%) PowerShell
16 427 (1.42%) Bash Shell
17 402 (1.34%) VB
18 371 (1.24%) Go
19 363 (1.21%) PL/SQL
20 356 (1.19%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3864 (12.88%) Degree
2 1301 (4.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 415 (1.38%) Security Cleared
4 338 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 191 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 150 (0.50%) PhD
7 96 (0.32%) MCP
8 91 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 82 (0.27%) ISEB
10 75 (0.25%) DV Cleared
11 74 (0.25%) MCSD
12 59 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
13 51 (0.17%) Master's Degree
14 48 (0.16%) MCAD
15 44 (0.15%) CCNA
15 44 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
16 43 (0.14%) HND
17 39 (0.13%) PMI Certification
18 38 (0.13%) MCSE
19 37 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1582 (5.27%) QA
2 101 (0.34%) 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 34 (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 (0.053%) EMIR
11 11 (0.037%) COBIT
11 11 (0.037%) GAMP
12 9 (0.030%) HL7
12 9 (0.030%) ISO 14001
12 9 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 8 (0.027%) DICOM
14 6 (0.020%) Dodd-Frank
15 5 (0.017%) GDPR
System Software
1 1505 (5.02%) Docker
2 173 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 101 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (0.20%) 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 (0.043%) 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
1 538 (1.79%) Puppet
2 430 (1.43%) Ansible
3 391 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 315 (1.05%) Kubernetes
5 142 (0.47%) 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 27 (0.090%) HAProxy
16 24 (0.080%) Graphite
17 23 (0.077%) SCCM
18 22 (0.073%) Consul
18 22 (0.073%) Grafana
19 21 (0.070%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3933 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 1838 (6.13%) Oracle
3 1137 (3.79%) Google
4 703 (2.34%) Adobe
5 690 (2.30%) Zend
6 497 (1.66%) SAP
7 381 (1.27%) Xamarin
8 334 (1.11%) Sitecore
9 246 (0.82%) Twitter
10 232 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
11 227 (0.76%) IBM
12 206 (0.69%) Sybase
13 170 (0.57%) VMware
14 145 (0.48%) ServiceNow
15 143 (0.48%) hybris
16 137 (0.46%) Facebook
17 133 (0.44%) Splunk
18 132 (0.44%) Apple
19 130 (0.43%) HP
20 123 (0.41%) Telerik