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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 13 14
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 168 153 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 25.15% 15.84% 17.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.41% 31.16% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 150 143 174
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +0.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

JavaScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 362 491 663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 54.19% 50.83% 61.79%
Number of salaries quoted 320 437 589
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing JavaScript as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +3 41 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Canterbury +7 23 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Rochester +1 15 £35,000 +27.27%
Maidstone +5 13 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Dartford +5 12 £33,750 +2.27%
West Malling +6 6 £40,750 +1.87% 2
Folkestone -5 5 £32,500 +8.33%
Sittingbourne -5 3 £27,500 +30.95%
Chatham 0 2 £41,250 -17.50%
Tonbridge 0 2 £41,250 +5.76% 1
Westerham +4 1 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Dover - 1 £34,500 -
JavaScript
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 231 (75.99%) HTML
2 216 (71.05%) CSS
3 197 (64.80%) C#
4 179 (58.88%) .NET
5 142 (46.71%) MVC
6 141 (46.38%) SQL
7 116 (38.16%) SQL Server
8 112 (36.84%) ASP.NET
9 102 (33.55%) AngularJS
10 96 (31.58%) Web Development
11 85 (27.96%) HTML5
12 75 (24.67%) Microsoft
13 74 (24.34%) PHP
14 70 (23.03%) jQuery
15 68 (22.37%) ASP.NET MVC
16 65 (21.38%) Web Services
17 61 (20.07%) Agile Software Development
18 60 (19.74%) XML
19 49 (16.12%) Front End Development
20 45 (14.80%) CSS3
21 41 (13.49%) WCF
22 38 (12.50%) React
23 37 (12.17%) T-SQL
23 37 (12.17%) Windows
24 36 (11.84%) .NET Framework
24 36 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web API
25 35 (11.51%) Node.js
25 35 (11.51%) MySQL
26 33 (10.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 32 (10.53%) Git (software)

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 18 (5.92%) IIS
2 13 (4.28%) CMS
3 9 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.96%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.96%) WordPress
4 6 (1.97%) Apache
5 5 (1.64%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (4.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.29%) Photoshop
3 9 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.33%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (2.30%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.92%) SaaS
3 3 (0.99%) GitHub
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.66%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.33%) AdWords
5 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.33%) Kissmetrics
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.26%) Intranet
2 5 (1.64%) Firewall
2 5 (1.64%) LAN
2 5 (1.64%) Network Security
2 5 (1.64%) VPN
2 5 (1.64%) WAN
3 3 (0.99%) HTTP
3 3 (0.99%) SSL
4 1 (0.33%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) Skype
4 1 (0.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (38.16%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.51%) MySQL
3 33 (10.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (8.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (4.28%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.96%) Redis
9 8 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (2.63%) Power BI
10 6 (1.97%) DocumentDB
10 6 (1.97%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.97%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.97%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (1.97%) RavenDB
11 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (0.99%) Big Data
13 3 (0.99%) GIS
13 3 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.95%) JIRA
3 9 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.63%) Jasmine
4 8 (2.63%) Mocha
5 7 (2.30%) Selenium
5 7 (2.30%) webpack
6 6 (1.97%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.64%) SpecFlow
7 5 (1.64%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.32%) Moq
9 3 (0.99%) Bower
9 3 (0.99%) Gradle
9 3 (0.99%) Grunt
9 3 (0.99%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.99%) NetBeans
9 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.99%) Subversion
10 2 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (7.57%) Marketing
2 19 (6.25%) Finance
3 18 (5.92%) Games
4 9 (2.96%) Advertising
4 9 (2.96%) Legal
5 8 (2.63%) Retail
6 4 (1.32%) Music Industry
7 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.33%) Electronics
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 257 (84.54%) Developer
2 107 (35.20%) .NET Developer
3 65 (21.38%) C# Developer
4 51 (16.78%) Web Developer
5 49 (16.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (14.47%) JavaScript Developer
7 39 (12.83%) ASP.NET Developer
7 39 (12.83%) PHP Developer
8 34 (11.18%) HTML Developer
9 33 (10.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 31 (10.20%) Junior
10 31 (10.20%) Software Developer
11 30 (9.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 30 (9.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 28 (9.21%) Junior Developer
13 27 (8.88%) SQL Developer
14 18 (5.92%) Architect
14 18 (5.92%) PHP Web Developer
15 17 (5.59%) HTML CSS Developer
15 17 (5.59%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (75.99%) HTML
2 216 (71.05%) CSS
3 179 (58.88%) .NET
4 112 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 102 (33.55%) AngularJS
6 85 (27.96%) HTML5
7 70 (23.03%) jQuery
8 68 (22.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 65 (21.38%) Web Services
10 60 (19.74%) XML
11 45 (14.80%) CSS3
12 41 (13.49%) WCF
13 38 (12.50%) React
14 36 (11.84%) .NET Framework
14 36 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web API
15 35 (11.51%) Node.js
16 28 (9.21%) REST
16 28 (9.21%) SOAP
17 22 (7.24%) Ajax
18 21 (6.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.95%) User Experience
4 8 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.63%) Online Games
4 8 (2.63%) W3C
5 7 (2.30%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.32%) iPad
7 4 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.99%) PMI
9 2 (0.66%) Xbox
10 1 (0.33%) Blog
10 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.33%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.33%) NHS
10 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.17%) Windows
2 17 (5.59%) Windows Server
3 14 (4.61%) Linux
4 8 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.30%) Unix
6 6 (1.97%) Solaris
6 6 (1.97%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (1.32%) Android
8 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (46.71%) MVC
2 96 (31.58%) Web Development
3 61 (20.07%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (16.12%) Front End Development
5 32 (10.53%) OO
6 28 (9.21%) Scrum
7 26 (8.55%) TDD
8 20 (6.58%) Web Application Development
9 18 (5.92%) E-Commerce
9 18 (5.92%) Unit Testing
10 16 (5.26%) Game Development
10 16 (5.26%) OOP
11 15 (4.93%) Web Design
12 13 (4.28%) CRM
13 12 (3.95%) Analytics
13 12 (3.95%) Project Management
13 12 (3.95%) SDLC
14 11 (3.62%) DevOps
14 11 (3.62%) Waterfall
15 10 (3.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 197 (64.80%) C#
2 141 (46.38%) SQL
3 74 (24.34%) PHP
4 37 (12.17%) T-SQL
5 26 (8.55%) Java
5 26 (8.55%) VB.NET
6 23 (7.57%) PowerShell
7 14 (4.61%) VBA
8 13 (4.28%) TypeScript
9 8 (2.63%) VB
10 6 (1.97%) ECMAScript
10 6 (1.97%) Python
10 6 (1.97%) VBScript
11 5 (1.64%) C++
11 5 (1.64%) Ruby
12 4 (1.32%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.66%) C
13 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 22 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (6.58%) Degree
3 10 (3.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.63%) DBS Check
5 5 (1.64%) MCP
5 5 (1.64%) MCSA
5 5 (1.64%) MCSD
5 5 (1.64%) MCSE
6 3 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.63%) QA
2 5 (1.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.97%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.32%) Docker
4 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.97%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 75 (24.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.26%) Oracle
3 8 (2.63%) iManage
3 8 (2.63%) LexisNexis
4 6 (1.97%) New Relic
4 6 (1.97%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.64%) Google
5 5 (1.64%) Perforce
6 4 (1.32%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.99%) Adobe
8 2 (0.66%) Sun
8 2 (0.66%) Tableau
9 1 (0.33%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.33%) Infor
9 1 (0.33%) PayPal
9 1 (0.33%) SAP
9 1 (0.33%) Twitter
9 1 (0.33%) Veeam
9 1 (0.33%) VMware
9 1 (0.33%) Zend
Kent
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Intotec
Salary: Great Company Benefits including Contribution Pension and PMI
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Insta Research Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
ib3 Limited
Salary: Unspecified (a competitive package is on offer to the right candidate)
Posted: 13 days ago
Canterbury
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 26 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday