Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 6 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 218 278 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 21.27% 21.86% 15.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.07% 41.06% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 206 240 255
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,450
90th Percentile £63,125 £56,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 588 677 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 57.37% 53.22% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 519 587 748
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,050 £23,675
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,200 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 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
Tunbridge Wells -4 38 £41,250 -2.94% 7
Maidstone -5 31 £44,250 +10.63% 14
Dartford +2 21 £52,500 +50.00% 16
West Malling +5 17 £46,000 -3.16% 2
Folkestone +9 9 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Tonbridge -4 8 £33,500 -21.18% 2
Swanley - 6 £35,000 - 3
Westerham +5 5 £42,500 +9.68%
Dover +2 4 £52,500 +52.17%
Canterbury +1 4 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Sevenoaks +2 1 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Rochester -3 1 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Stansted -5 1 £40,000 +66.67%
Chatham -6 1 £47,500 +33.80% 1
Deal - 1 £37,500 - 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £24,000 - 6
JavaScript
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Kent region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 146 (66.97%) HTML
2 140 (64.22%) .NET
3 136 (62.39%) C#
4 130 (59.63%) CSS
5 109 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 104 (47.71%) MVC
7 85 (38.99%) ASP.NET
8 82 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
9 76 (34.86%) SQL
10 69 (31.65%) Finance
11 60 (27.52%) jQuery
12 54 (24.77%) Git (software)
13 51 (23.39%) TDD
14 50 (22.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 50 (22.94%) React
15 45 (20.64%) .NET Framework
16 43 (19.72%) SQL Server
17 42 (19.27%) ASP.NET Web API
18 41 (18.81%) Scrum
19 38 (17.43%) Windows
20 35 (16.06%) HTML5
21 34 (15.60%) Microsoft
22 32 (14.68%) XML
23 31 (14.22%) Team Foundation Server
24 28 (12.84%) CSS3
25 27 (12.39%) Web Services
26 25 (11.47%) PHP
26 25 (11.47%) Web Development
27 24 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
28 23 (10.55%) Kanban

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 11 (5.05%) WordPress
2 10 (4.59%) CMS
2 10 (4.59%) Umbraco
3 9 (4.13%) IIS
4 3 (1.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.92%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.92%) Hyperledger
6 1 (0.46%) Confluence
6 1 (0.46%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (3.21%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.38%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.92%) InVision
4 2 (0.92%) UXPin
5 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Magento
2 4 (1.83%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (1.83%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (1.83%) Shopify
3 2 (0.92%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.96%) npm
3 11 (5.05%) GitHub
4 10 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (2.75%) Serverless
6 5 (2.29%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.83%) Heroku
8 3 (1.38%) AdWords
8 3 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.38%) Google Analytics
8 3 (1.38%) Office 365
8 3 (1.38%) PaaS
9 2 (0.92%) SaaS
10 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.21%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) HTTP
2 1 (0.46%) Skype
2 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.63%) MySQL
3 17 (7.80%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (4.59%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.13%) Ingres
6 9 (4.13%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.38%) Blockchain
7 3 (1.38%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.38%) SSDT
8 2 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.92%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.46%) Big Data
9 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.46%) Redis
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 54 (24.77%) Git (software)
2 31 (14.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (8.26%) Subversion
4 16 (7.34%) Visual Studio
5 13 (5.96%) Bower
6 9 (4.13%) Selenium
6 9 (4.13%) SpecFlow
7 7 (3.21%) JIRA
8 6 (2.75%) Bitbucket
8 6 (2.75%) Jasmine
8 6 (2.75%) Jenkins
9 5 (2.29%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.29%) NUnit
10 4 (1.83%) Grunt
10 4 (1.83%) gulp
11 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (1.38%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.38%) webpack
12 2 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 69 (31.65%) Finance
2 15 (6.88%) Marketing
3 5 (2.29%) Financial Institution
3 5 (2.29%) Publishing
4 4 (1.83%) Advertising
4 4 (1.83%) Games
4 4 (1.83%) Retail
5 3 (1.38%) Legal
6 2 (0.92%) Banking
7 1 (0.46%) Automotive
7 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 183 (83.94%) Developer
2 101 (46.33%) .NET Developer
3 71 (32.57%) C# Developer
4 65 (29.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (14.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 30 (13.76%) ASP Developer
7 29 (13.30%) Full Stack Developer
8 27 (12.39%) ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (11.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 23 (10.55%) Senior Developer
10 23 (10.55%) Web Developer
11 21 (9.63%) JavaScript Developer
12 20 (9.17%) Software Developer
13 16 (7.34%) Junior
13 16 (7.34%) Junior Developer
14 13 (5.96%) Senior .NET Developer
15 12 (5.50%) Analyst
15 12 (5.50%) C# Software Developer
16 11 (5.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 11 (5.05%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (66.97%) HTML
2 140 (64.22%) .NET
3 130 (59.63%) CSS
4 109 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 85 (38.99%) ASP.NET
6 60 (27.52%) jQuery
7 50 (22.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 50 (22.94%) React
8 45 (20.64%) .NET Framework
9 42 (19.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 35 (16.06%) HTML5
11 32 (14.68%) XML
12 28 (12.84%) CSS3
13 27 (12.39%) Web Services
14 23 (10.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 23 (10.55%) WinForms
15 19 (8.72%) Entity Framework
15 19 (8.72%) RESTful
15 19 (8.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (8.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.09%) User Experience
2 19 (8.72%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.67%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.83%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.92%) Fintech
7 2 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.92%) Social Media
7 2 (0.92%) W3C
8 1 (0.46%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.46%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.46%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.46%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.46%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 38 (17.43%) Windows
2 19 (8.72%) Linux
3 9 (4.13%) Unix
4 6 (2.75%) Android
4 6 (2.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (47.71%) MVC
2 82 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (23.39%) TDD
4 41 (18.81%) Scrum
5 25 (11.47%) Web Development
6 23 (10.55%) Front End Development
6 23 (10.55%) Kanban
7 22 (10.09%) Systems Analysis
8 21 (9.63%) E-Commerce
9 18 (8.26%) SOLID
10 16 (7.34%) BDD
10 16 (7.34%) Test Automation
11 15 (6.88%) OOP
11 15 (6.88%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (6.42%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (6.42%) OO
13 12 (5.50%) Agile Project Management
13 12 (5.50%) ETL
13 12 (5.50%) Project Management
14 11 (5.05%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 136 (62.39%) C#
2 76 (34.86%) SQL
3 25 (11.47%) PHP
4 23 (10.55%) T-SQL
5 15 (6.88%) Java
6 12 (5.50%) Perl
7 11 (5.05%) COBOL
7 11 (5.05%) VB.NET
8 10 (4.59%) C++
8 10 (4.59%) Ruby
9 9 (4.13%) C
10 6 (2.75%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.29%) Apple Swift
11 5 (2.29%) Go
12 4 (1.83%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.83%) Python
13 3 (1.38%) R
13 3 (1.38%) XAML
14 2 (0.92%) ES6
14 2 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (10.09%) Degree
2 15 (6.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.92%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Nmap
Vendors
1 34 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.96%) MuleSoft
3 11 (5.05%) Twitter
4 9 (4.13%) Google
5 8 (3.67%) Facebook
6 7 (3.21%) Apple
7 5 (2.29%) Adobe
8 4 (1.83%) Compaq
9 2 (0.92%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle
10 1 (0.46%) SAP
10 1 (0.46%) Tableau