Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South East > Kent
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 7 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 200 280 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 21.60% 21.10% 16.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.56% 38.83% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 183 232 251
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £59,625 £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 547 721 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 59.07% 54.33% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 463 607 697
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,050 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £58,750
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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Maidstone +2 39 £44,250 +10.63% 21
Tunbridge Wells -3 32 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Dartford +8 19 £47,500 - 14
West Malling -4 12 £40,000 -7.51% 7
Folkestone +2 11 £35,000 - 1
Chatham -2 8 £49,000 +38.03% 3
Tonbridge -11 7 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Canterbury +3 5 £35,000 +1.45% 2
Swanley - 2 £35,000 - 5
Whitstable - 2 £31,750 -
Dover +3 1 £52,500 +52.17%
Sevenoaks +2 1 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Sittingbourne - 1 £37,500 - 5
Rochester - 1 £45,000 - 7
Deal - 1 £37,500 -
JavaScript
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 143 (71.50%) HTML
2 126 (63.00%) .NET
2 126 (63.00%) CSS
3 123 (61.50%) C#
4 102 (51.00%) AngularJS
5 95 (47.50%) MVC
6 86 (43.00%) Agile Software Development
7 77 (38.50%) ASP.NET
8 71 (35.50%) SQL
9 62 (31.00%) jQuery
10 53 (26.50%) Finance
11 49 (24.50%) React
12 48 (24.00%) TDD
13 47 (23.50%) Git (software)
14 42 (21.00%) Scrum
15 41 (20.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 40 (20.00%) SQL Server
17 34 (17.00%) PHP
17 34 (17.00%) Windows
18 27 (13.50%) HTML5
18 27 (13.50%) ASP.NET Web API
19 26 (13.00%) CSS3
19 26 (13.00%) .NET Framework
20 25 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
21 24 (12.00%) XML
21 24 (12.00%) T-SQL
22 23 (11.50%) Linux
22 23 (11.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 22 (11.00%) Web Services
23 22 (11.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 10 (5.00%) Umbraco
2 9 (4.50%) IIS
3 8 (4.00%) CMS
3 8 (4.00%) WordPress
4 2 (1.00%) Apache
4 2 (1.00%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.00%) Hyperledger
5 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.00%) InVision
2 2 (1.00%) UXPin
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (3.50%) Magento
2 5 (2.50%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (2.00%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.50%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.50%) Shopify
4 1 (0.50%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.00%) npm
3 13 (6.50%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.50%) GitHub
4 5 (2.50%) Serverless
5 4 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.50%) AdWords
6 3 (1.50%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.00%) PaaS
7 2 (1.00%) SaaS
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.50%) Google Play
8 1 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.50%) Internet
2 2 (1.00%) HTTP
2 2 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.50%) MySQL
3 18 (9.00%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (4.50%) Ingres
6 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (2.00%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.50%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.50%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.50%) SSDT
9 2 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.00%) Big Data
9 2 (1.00%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.50%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 47 (23.50%) Git (software)
2 25 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (8.50%) Subversion
4 14 (7.00%) Bower
5 7 (3.50%) Selenium
5 7 (3.50%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.50%) Grunt
7 5 (2.50%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.50%) SpecFlow
8 4 (2.00%) gulp
8 4 (2.00%) JIRA
8 4 (2.00%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.50%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.50%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.50%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.50%) NUnit
9 3 (1.50%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.50%) webpack
General
1 53 (26.50%) Finance
2 20 (10.00%) Marketing
3 5 (2.50%) Automotive
3 5 (2.50%) Games
3 5 (2.50%) Retail
4 4 (2.00%) Publishing
5 3 (1.50%) Advertising
6 2 (1.00%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 165 (82.50%) Developer
2 92 (46.00%) .NET Developer
3 71 (35.50%) C# Developer
4 66 (33.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (19.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 31 (15.50%) ASP Developer
7 27 (13.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 22 (11.00%) Software Developer
9 21 (10.50%) JavaScript Developer
9 21 (10.50%) Senior Developer
10 19 (9.50%) ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (9.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (7.50%) PHP Developer
13 13 (6.50%) C# Software Developer
13 13 (6.50%) Senior .NET Developer
14 11 (5.50%) .NET Software Developer
15 10 (5.00%) Junior
15 10 (5.00%) Junior Developer
15 10 (5.00%) Web Developer
16 8 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (71.50%) HTML
2 126 (63.00%) .NET
2 126 (63.00%) CSS
3 102 (51.00%) AngularJS
4 77 (38.50%) ASP.NET
5 62 (31.00%) jQuery
6 49 (24.50%) React
7 41 (20.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (13.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (13.50%) HTML5
9 26 (13.00%) .NET Framework
9 26 (13.00%) CSS3
10 24 (12.00%) XML
11 23 (11.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 22 (11.00%) Web Services
13 21 (10.50%) WinForms
14 18 (9.00%) Node.js
15 16 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (8.00%) Sass
15 16 (8.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.50%) User Experience
2 11 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.50%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.00%) Fintech
6 3 (1.50%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.00%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.50%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.50%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.50%) FMCG
8 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.50%) iPhone
8 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.00%) Windows
2 23 (11.50%) Linux
3 9 (4.50%) Unix
4 5 (2.50%) Android
5 4 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (47.50%) MVC
2 86 (43.00%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (24.00%) TDD
4 42 (21.00%) Scrum
5 21 (10.50%) Computer Science
5 21 (10.50%) E-Commerce
5 21 (10.50%) Front End Development
6 20 (10.00%) Kanban
6 20 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 20 (10.00%) Web Development
7 18 (9.00%) OO
7 18 (9.00%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
8 16 (8.00%) SOLID
9 15 (7.50%) Test Automation
10 14 (7.00%) Asset Management
11 12 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (6.00%) ETL
11 12 (6.00%) Project Management
11 12 (6.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 123 (61.50%) C#
2 71 (35.50%) SQL
3 34 (17.00%) PHP
4 24 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (5.50%) COBOL
5 11 (5.50%) Perl
6 10 (5.00%) C
6 10 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 9 (4.50%) C++
8 8 (4.00%) Java
9 7 (3.50%) TypeScript
10 6 (3.00%) Python
11 4 (2.00%) Apple Swift
11 4 (2.00%) Go
11 4 (2.00%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.50%) ES6
12 3 (1.50%) Java 8
13 2 (1.00%) Ruby
13 2 (1.00%) VBScript
14 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (11.00%) Degree
2 16 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (9.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.50%) MuleSoft
3 10 (5.00%) Twitter
4 9 (4.50%) Google
5 5 (2.50%) Adobe
6 4 (2.00%) Compaq
7 3 (1.50%) Facebook
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle
8 2 (1.00%) SAP
9 1 (0.50%) Apple
9 1 (0.50%) Epicor
9 1 (0.50%) IFS
9 1 (0.50%) Sage
9 1 (0.50%) Tableau
9 1 (0.50%) Zend