Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 11 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 279 276 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 21.28% 16.19% 17.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.24% 35.52% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 232 253 362
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £24,088
90th Percentile £59,625 £57,500 £51,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 711 777 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 54.23% 45.57% 55.97%
Number of salaries quoted 606 696 1139
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Kent

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript in Kent.

Salary trend for JavaScript in Kent

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Kent over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Kent

JavaScript
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Kent region over the 6 months to 19 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
Tunbridge Wells +1 79 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Maidstone +1 28 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Dartford +9 24 £45,000 +34.33%
West Malling -3 18 £43,250 +37.30% 1
Chatham -5 12 £35,500 -29.00% 1
Tonbridge +5 10 £40,000 +23.08%
Canterbury -2 10 £34,500 -1.43% 1
Westerham -3 9 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Folkestone +5 8 - -
Stansted +3 4 £24,000 -22.58% 1
Dover - 2 £34,500 -
Sevenoaks +4 1 £37,500 +7.14%
JavaScript
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Kent region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 201 (72.04%) HTML
1 201 (72.04%) CSS
2 187 (67.03%) C#
3 176 (63.08%) .NET
4 126 (45.16%) AngularJS
5 122 (43.73%) SQL Server
6 111 (39.78%) MVC
7 110 (39.43%) Web Development
8 109 (39.07%) ASP.NET
9 106 (37.99%) SQL
10 104 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
11 84 (30.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 79 (28.32%) HTML5
12 79 (28.32%) jQuery
13 75 (26.88%) WCF
14 70 (25.09%) TDD
15 69 (24.73%) ASP.NET Web API
16 61 (21.86%) Node.js
17 57 (20.43%) .NET Framework
18 55 (19.71%) OO
19 52 (18.64%) CSS3
20 50 (17.92%) Entity Framework
20 50 (17.92%) Web Application Development
21 49 (17.56%) PHP
22 47 (16.85%) Front End Development
23 45 (16.13%) Scrum
24 43 (15.41%) Git (software)
24 43 (15.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 42 (15.05%) RESTful
26 39 (13.98%) REST

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 22 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (4.30%) IIS
3 6 (2.15%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.79%) WordPress
5 4 (1.43%) Apache
6 3 (1.08%) Confluence
7 2 (0.72%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.72%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.36%) Mule
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (5.02%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.43%) InVision
4 4 (1.43%) UXPin
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.36%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.36%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (3.58%) Magento
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.94%) SaaS
3 7 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.79%) GitHub
4 5 (1.79%) Serverless
5 4 (1.43%) npm
6 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.94%) Internet
2 8 (2.87%) PPP
3 6 (2.15%) SSL
4 5 (1.79%) AMQP
4 5 (1.79%) HTTP
4 5 (1.79%) SMTP
5 4 (1.43%) Firewall
5 4 (1.43%) Intranet
5 4 (1.43%) LAN
5 4 (1.43%) Network Security
5 4 (1.43%) VPN
5 4 (1.43%) WAN
6 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (43.73%) SQL Server
2 38 (13.62%) NoSQL
3 37 (13.26%) MySQL
4 28 (10.04%) SQL Server 2016
5 16 (5.73%) Redis
5 16 (5.73%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (3.94%) Big Data
8 9 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.79%) DocumentDB
10 5 (1.79%) GIS
10 5 (1.79%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.72%) SQL CLR
13 1 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 43 (15.41%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.66%) Moq
3 9 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.15%) JIRA
4 6 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.79%) Axure RP
5 5 (1.79%) Selenium
5 5 (1.79%) Subversion
6 4 (1.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (1.43%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.08%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.08%) Mocha
7 3 (1.08%) webpack
8 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.36%) Bower
9 1 (0.36%) PhpStorm
9 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
General
1 32 (11.47%) Finance
2 28 (10.04%) Music Industry
3 24 (8.60%) Marketing
4 14 (5.02%) Advertising
5 10 (3.58%) Electronics
5 10 (3.58%) Swedish Language
6 9 (3.23%) Retail
7 3 (1.08%) Back Office
7 3 (1.08%) Ukrainian Language
8 2 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive
9 1 (0.36%) Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 232 (83.15%) Developer
2 120 (43.01%) .NET Developer
3 75 (26.88%) Web Developer
4 59 (21.15%) C# Developer
5 55 (19.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 40 (14.34%) ASP.NET Developer
7 37 (13.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 30 (10.75%) .NET Web Developer
9 27 (9.68%) C# Web Developer
10 25 (8.96%) Architect
10 25 (8.96%) PHP Developer
11 22 (7.89%) Senior Developer
12 20 (7.17%) Junior
12 20 (7.17%) Junior Developer
13 19 (6.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 18 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
15 17 (6.09%) .NET Architect
16 16 (5.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 14 (5.02%) Solutions Architect
18 13 (4.66%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (72.04%) CSS
1 201 (72.04%) HTML
2 176 (63.08%) .NET
3 126 (45.16%) AngularJS
4 109 (39.07%) ASP.NET
5 84 (30.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 79 (28.32%) HTML5
6 79 (28.32%) jQuery
7 75 (26.88%) WCF
8 69 (24.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 61 (21.86%) Node.js
10 57 (20.43%) .NET Framework
11 52 (18.64%) CSS3
12 50 (17.92%) Entity Framework
13 43 (15.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 42 (15.05%) RESTful
15 39 (13.98%) REST
16 35 (12.54%) KnockoutJS
17 33 (11.83%) React
18 30 (10.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.60%) Computer Science
2 22 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 20 (7.17%) User Experience
4 16 (5.73%) Data Centre
5 15 (5.38%) W3C
6 11 (3.94%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.79%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.43%) Social Network
10 3 (1.08%) BBC
10 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.08%) PMI
11 2 (0.72%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.36%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.19%) Windows
2 15 (5.38%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.23%) Linux
4 6 (2.15%) Android
4 6 (2.15%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.15%) Unix
5 5 (1.79%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.79%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (39.78%) MVC
2 110 (39.43%) Web Development
3 104 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (25.09%) TDD
5 55 (19.71%) OO
6 50 (17.92%) Web Application Development
7 47 (16.85%) Front End Development
8 45 (16.13%) Scrum
9 32 (11.47%) BDD
9 32 (11.47%) High Availability
10 25 (8.96%) OOD
11 23 (8.24%) OOP
12 20 (7.17%) Analytics
13 18 (6.45%) E-Commerce
13 18 (6.45%) Unit Testing
14 16 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (5.73%) Kanban
14 16 (5.73%) Matrix Management
15 15 (5.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 15 (5.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 187 (67.03%) C#
2 106 (37.99%) SQL
3 49 (17.56%) PHP
4 30 (10.75%) Ruby
5 27 (9.68%) VB.NET
6 21 (7.53%) Java
7 19 (6.81%) T-SQL
8 15 (5.38%) PowerShell
9 12 (4.30%) Python
10 8 (2.87%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.79%) PHP 5
12 4 (1.43%) C
12 4 (1.43%) C++
13 3 (1.08%) VBA
14 2 (0.72%) CFML
14 2 (0.72%) Clojure
14 2 (0.72%) ECMAScript
14 2 (0.72%) Go
15 1 (0.36%) ES6
15 1 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (6.81%) Degree
2 6 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.43%) MCP
4 4 (1.43%) MCSA
4 4 (1.43%) MCSD
4 4 (1.43%) MCSE
5 3 (1.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.09%) QA
2 7 (2.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.15%) Docker
2 4 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.36%) Puppet
2 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (11.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.15%) Adobe
2 6 (2.15%) Google
2 6 (2.15%) Oracle
3 3 (1.08%) Atlassian
4 2 (0.72%) Facebook
4 2 (0.72%) Sun
5 1 (0.36%) DevExpress