Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 6 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 258 316 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 23.29% 23.13% 15.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.21% 42.30% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 237 279 297
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £36,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.07% -5.19% +2.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £53,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 626 747 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 56.50% 54.69% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 544 654 845
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,125 £56,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +2.27% +3.53%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 0 41 £42,500 - 8
Maidstone -4 29 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Dartford +7 25 £40,000 +15.94% 6
West Malling 0 21 £52,500 +35.48% 2
Westerham +1 17 £42,500 +13.33%
Tonbridge -5 10 £35,000 -6.67%
Folkestone +13 9 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Swanley - 6 £35,000 -
Dover 0 5 £52,500 +52.17%
Sevenoaks - 3 £45,000 - 3
Stansted - 2 £37,500 - 1
Sittingbourne +11 1 £24,000 -12.73% 5
Canterbury -8 1 £29,000 -10.77% 6
Rochester -9 1 £40,000 +14.29% 1
JavaScript
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 163 (63.18%) C#
2 151 (58.53%) HTML
3 149 (57.75%) .NET
4 146 (56.59%) CSS
5 118 (45.74%) AngularJS
6 107 (41.47%) MVC
7 95 (36.82%) ASP.NET
8 93 (36.05%) Finance
9 84 (32.56%) SQL
9 84 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
10 74 (28.68%) Git (software)
11 65 (25.19%) .NET Framework
12 60 (23.26%) jQuery
13 59 (22.87%) SQL Server
14 58 (22.48%) ASP.NET Web API
15 57 (22.09%) HTML5
16 55 (21.32%) ASP.NET MVC
17 48 (18.60%) TDD
18 47 (18.22%) React
19 43 (16.67%) Windows
20 41 (15.89%) Web Services
21 40 (15.50%) Entity Framework
22 38 (14.73%) XML
23 37 (14.34%) Scrum
24 36 (13.95%) Microsoft
25 35 (13.57%) Web Development
25 35 (13.57%) CSS3
25 35 (13.57%) SOLID
26 32 (12.40%) MySQL
26 32 (12.40%) PHP

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 (4.26%) IIS
2 9 (3.49%) Umbraco
3 7 (2.71%) CMS
3 7 (2.71%) WordPress
4 6 (2.33%) GlassFish
5 5 (1.94%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.55%) NServiceBus
7 3 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.78%) Hyperledger
9 1 (0.39%) Confluence
9 1 (0.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (4.26%) InVision
2 10 (3.88%) UXPin
3 7 (2.71%) Photoshop
4 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.94%) Magento
2 4 (1.55%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (1.55%) Shopify
3 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.78%) Scribe Insight
3 2 (0.78%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.39%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.81%) npm
3 12 (4.65%) GitHub
4 9 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.94%) Heroku
6 4 (1.55%) Yarn
7 3 (1.16%) Office 365
7 3 (1.16%) SaaS
8 2 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.78%) PaaS
8 2 (0.78%) Scribe Online
8 2 (0.78%) Serverless
9 1 (0.39%) AdWords
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.10%) Internet
2 1 (0.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (22.87%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.40%) MySQL
3 19 (7.36%) Relational Database
4 16 (6.20%) NoSQL
5 13 (5.04%) SQL Server 2016
6 9 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.71%) Ingres
8 3 (1.16%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.16%) SSDT
9 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 74 (28.68%) Git (software)
2 30 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (8.14%) Visual Studio
4 16 (6.20%) Subversion
5 11 (4.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 11 (4.26%) Bitbucket
5 11 (4.26%) Bower
5 11 (4.26%) JIRA
6 10 (3.88%) SpecFlow
7 9 (3.49%) Jenkins
7 9 (3.49%) Selenium
8 7 (2.71%) Log4Net
9 6 (2.33%) NetBeans
9 6 (2.33%) webpack
10 5 (1.94%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.55%) Babel
11 4 (1.55%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.55%) MSBuild
11 4 (1.55%) NUnit
12 2 (0.78%) Grunt
General
1 93 (36.05%) Finance
2 15 (5.81%) Marketing
3 9 (3.49%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.71%) Advertising
5 4 (1.55%) Music Industry
6 3 (1.16%) Games
6 3 (1.16%) Legal
6 3 (1.16%) Retail
7 2 (0.78%) Publishing
8 1 (0.39%) Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 207 (80.23%) Developer
2 112 (43.41%) .NET Developer
3 72 (27.91%) C# Developer
4 65 (25.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (13.18%) Full Stack Developer
6 33 (12.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 30 (11.63%) ASP Developer
8 29 (11.24%) JavaScript Developer
9 27 (10.47%) ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (10.47%) Senior Developer
10 23 (8.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 23 (8.91%) Web Developer
11 20 (7.75%) PHP Developer
12 17 (6.59%) Junior
13 16 (6.20%) Junior Developer
13 16 (6.20%) Software Developer
14 15 (5.81%) Senior .NET Developer
14 15 (5.81%) SQL Developer
15 12 (4.65%) Analyst
15 12 (4.65%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (58.53%) HTML
2 149 (57.75%) .NET
3 146 (56.59%) CSS
4 118 (45.74%) AngularJS
5 95 (36.82%) ASP.NET
6 65 (25.19%) .NET Framework
7 60 (23.26%) jQuery
8 58 (22.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 57 (22.09%) HTML5
10 55 (21.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 47 (18.22%) React
12 41 (15.89%) Web Services
13 40 (15.50%) Entity Framework
14 38 (14.73%) XML
15 35 (13.57%) CSS3
16 30 (11.63%) Node.js
17 28 (10.85%) WCF
18 27 (10.47%) JSON
19 26 (10.08%) SOAP
20 24 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.02%) User Experience
2 16 (6.20%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (5.43%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.55%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.16%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.78%) Social Media
7 2 (0.78%) W3C
8 1 (0.39%) BBC
8 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.39%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.39%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.39%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.39%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.39%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 43 (16.67%) Windows
2 20 (7.75%) Linux
3 9 (3.49%) Unix
4 4 (1.55%) Android
4 4 (1.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (41.47%) MVC
2 84 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (18.60%) TDD
4 37 (14.34%) Scrum
5 35 (13.57%) SOLID
5 35 (13.57%) Web Development
6 22 (8.53%) Systems Analysis
7 21 (8.14%) Kanban
8 20 (7.75%) BDD
8 20 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (7.75%) Front End Development
9 17 (6.59%) E-Commerce
10 16 (6.20%) OO
10 16 (6.20%) OOP
11 13 (5.04%) Inversion of Control
11 13 (5.04%) SOA
11 13 (5.04%) Web Application Development
11 13 (5.04%) Wireframes
12 12 (4.65%) Responsive Web Design
12 12 (4.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 163 (63.18%) C#
2 84 (32.56%) SQL
3 32 (12.40%) PHP
4 28 (10.85%) T-SQL
5 21 (8.14%) Java
6 17 (6.59%) Ruby
7 14 (5.43%) VB.NET
8 10 (3.88%) Perl
9 9 (3.49%) COBOL
9 9 (3.49%) XAML
10 8 (3.10%) C++
11 7 (2.71%) C
11 7 (2.71%) ES6
11 7 (2.71%) Java 8
11 7 (2.71%) R
12 5 (1.94%) Go
13 3 (1.16%) Python
14 2 (0.78%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.78%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (8.14%) Degree
2 14 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.78%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (3.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Nmap
Vendors
1 36 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.26%) Twitter
3 9 (3.49%) MuleSoft
4 8 (3.10%) Apple
4 8 (3.10%) Infragistics
5 7 (2.71%) Facebook
6 6 (2.33%) Google
7 4 (1.55%) Adobe
7 4 (1.55%) Compaq
8 1 (0.39%) Epicor
8 1 (0.39%) Infor
8 1 (0.39%) Sage
8 1 (0.39%) SAP
8 1 (0.39%) Xero