Period
to 18 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,036 1,754 1,897
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 19.00% 16.75% 15.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.84% 35.90% 33.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,099 1,765 1,778
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,891 4,886 5,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 53.03% 46.67% 46.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,398 4,307 4,496
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in the Midlands

JavaScript
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JavaScript in the Midlands.

Salary trend for JavaScript in the Midlands

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in the Midlands

JavaScript
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 January 2021. 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
West Midlands +2 647 £45,000 - 223
East Midlands -1 387 £45,000 +12.50% 144
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 607 (58.59%) HTML
2 592 (57.14%) CSS
3 435 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
4 408 (39.38%) .NET
5 397 (38.32%) C#
6 369 (35.62%) AngularJS
7 291 (28.09%) SQL
8 282 (27.22%) React
9 247 (23.84%) MVC
10 242 (23.36%) Azure
11 238 (22.97%) PHP
12 204 (19.69%) DevOps
13 202 (19.50%) Node.js
14 199 (19.21%) jQuery
15 198 (19.11%) HTML5
15 198 (19.11%) Git (software)
16 185 (17.86%) REST
16 185 (17.86%) SQL Server
16 185 (17.86%) Microservices
17 180 (17.37%) Microsoft
18 179 (17.28%) Front End Development
19 174 (16.80%) ASP.NET
19 174 (16.80%) AWS
20 173 (16.70%) User Experience
21 161 (15.54%) Web Development
22 155 (14.96%) Vue.js
23 154 (14.86%) TDD
24 151 (14.58%) MySQL
25 149 (14.38%) .NET Core
26 140 (13.51%) Software Engineering

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 42 (4.05%) WordPress
2 37 (3.57%) CMS
3 25 (2.41%) Drupal
3 25 (2.41%) Umbraco
4 24 (2.32%) IIS
5 20 (1.93%) Confluence
5 20 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (1.16%) SharePoint
7 8 (0.77%) Apache
7 8 (0.77%) JBoss
8 7 (0.68%) GlassFish
8 7 (0.68%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.39%) Kentico
9 4 (0.39%) nginx
9 4 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.19%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.19%) PrestaShop
10 2 (0.19%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.097%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.097%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (2.12%) Photoshop
2 18 (1.74%) Sketch
3 11 (1.06%) InVision
4 10 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (0.97%) Figma
5 9 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (0.48%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.39%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.29%) Adobe XD
10 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
11 1 (0.097%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 45 (4.34%) Magento
2 17 (1.64%) Shopify
3 9 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.68%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 6 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.29%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.097%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.097%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.097%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 242 (23.36%) Azure
2 174 (16.80%) AWS
3 74 (7.14%) SaaS
4 54 (5.21%) GCP
5 46 (4.44%) npm
6 45 (4.34%) Serverless
7 38 (3.67%) AWS Lambda
8 22 (2.12%) GitHub
9 15 (1.45%) Power Platform
10 12 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (0.97%) Force.com
11 10 (0.97%) Power Automate
12 9 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
13 8 (0.77%) Office 365
14 7 (0.68%) Google Analytics
15 6 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
15 6 (0.58%) Slack
15 6 (0.58%) Yarn
16 5 (0.48%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.93%) HTTP
2 13 (1.25%) Internet
3 6 (0.58%) SSH
4 5 (0.48%) SMTP
5 4 (0.39%) SNMP
6 3 (0.29%) FTP
6 3 (0.29%) Intranet
6 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.29%) VPN
7 2 (0.19%) 802.11
7 2 (0.19%) DNS
7 2 (0.19%) SAN
8 1 (0.097%) Broadband
8 1 (0.097%) Firewall
8 1 (0.097%) VLAN
8 1 (0.097%) VoIP
8 1 (0.097%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 151 (14.58%) MySQL
3 86 (8.30%) MongoDB
4 55 (5.31%) Relational Database
5 44 (4.25%) NoSQL
6 38 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 31 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (1.74%) Redis
9 16 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (0.97%) Cosmos DB
11 8 (0.77%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.58%) GIS
12 6 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.39%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.39%) Power BI
14 4 (0.39%) SQLite
15 3 (0.29%) HBase
Development Applications
1 198 (19.11%) Git (software)
2 46 (4.44%) JIRA
3 37 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 35 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (3.19%) gulp
6 23 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 23 (2.22%) TeamCity
6 23 (2.22%) webpack
7 21 (2.03%) Bitbucket
8 20 (1.93%) Selenium
8 20 (1.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 19 (1.83%) jspm
10 17 (1.64%) Grunt
10 17 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
11 16 (1.54%) NUnit
12 15 (1.45%) JUnit
12 15 (1.45%) MSTest
13 13 (1.25%) Mockito
14 12 (1.16%) Moq
15 11 (1.06%) Maven
General
1 88 (8.49%) Finance
2 53 (5.12%) Retail
3 51 (4.92%) Marketing
4 41 (3.96%) Law
5 26 (2.51%) Public Sector
6 21 (2.03%) Games
7 15 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.16%) Multimedia
9 10 (0.97%) Digital Economy
10 9 (0.87%) Automotive
10 9 (0.87%) Back Office
11 7 (0.68%) Advertising
11 7 (0.68%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.68%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.19%) Electronics
14 1 (0.097%) Banking
14 1 (0.097%) Billing
14 1 (0.097%) Publishing
14 1 (0.097%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 833 (80.41%) Developer
2 152 (14.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 146 (14.09%) .NET Developer
3 146 (14.09%) Senior Developer
4 133 (12.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 129 (12.45%) C# Developer
6 118 (11.39%) PHP Developer
7 98 (9.46%) Software Developer
8 92 (8.88%) Web Developer
9 91 (8.78%) C# .NET Developer
10 60 (5.79%) React Developer
11 55 (5.31%) JavaScript Developer
12 48 (4.63%) Java Developer
13 46 (4.44%) Junior
13 46 (4.44%) Lead Developer
14 45 (4.34%) Software Engineer
15 43 (4.15%) C# Software Developer
15 43 (4.15%) Junior Developer
16 42 (4.05%) Angular Developer
17 41 (3.96%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 607 (58.59%) HTML
2 592 (57.14%) CSS
3 408 (39.38%) .NET
4 369 (35.62%) AngularJS
5 282 (27.22%) React
6 202 (19.50%) Node.js
7 199 (19.21%) jQuery
8 198 (19.11%) HTML5
9 185 (17.86%) REST
10 174 (16.80%) ASP.NET
11 155 (14.96%) Vue.js
12 149 (14.38%) .NET Core
13 134 (12.93%) CSS3
14 125 (12.07%) .NET Framework
15 119 (11.49%) Sass
16 94 (9.07%) Web Services
17 88 (8.49%) JSON
18 78 (7.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 74 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
20 72 (6.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 173 (16.70%) User Experience
2 85 (8.20%) Greenfield Project
3 62 (5.98%) Mobile App
4 34 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (1.83%) Virtual Team
7 12 (1.16%) Blog
8 10 (0.97%) W3C
9 9 (0.87%) Graphic Design
10 7 (0.68%) Cybercrime
10 7 (0.68%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.48%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.48%) Social Media
12 4 (0.39%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.39%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.39%) PlayStation
12 4 (0.39%) Replication
13 3 (0.29%) Linux Command Line
14 2 (0.19%) Cyberthreat
14 2 (0.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 47 (4.54%) Linux
2 37 (3.57%) Windows
3 12 (1.16%) Android
4 10 (0.97%) Apple iOS
5 9 (0.87%) Unix
6 7 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.19%) Solaris
7 2 (0.19%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.097%) CentOS
8 1 (0.097%) Debian
8 1 (0.097%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.097%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.097%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.097%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (23.84%) MVC
3 204 (19.69%) DevOps
4 185 (17.86%) Microservices
5 179 (17.28%) Front End Development
6 161 (15.54%) Web Development
7 154 (14.86%) TDD
8 140 (13.51%) Software Engineering
9 113 (10.91%) E-Commerce
10 73 (7.05%) Scrum
11 70 (6.76%) Collaborative Working
11 70 (6.76%) Test Automation
12 68 (6.56%) OO
13 61 (5.89%) SDLC
14 60 (5.79%) Fintech
14 60 (5.79%) Mentoring
15 56 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
16 53 (5.12%) BDD
17 49 (4.73%) Unit Testing
18 46 (4.44%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 397 (38.32%) C#
2 291 (28.09%) SQL
3 238 (22.97%) PHP
4 134 (12.93%) TypeScript
5 126 (12.16%) Python
6 117 (11.29%) Java
7 76 (7.34%) T-SQL
8 53 (5.12%) ES6
9 40 (3.86%) PowerShell
10 25 (2.41%) PL/SQL
11 24 (2.32%) Perl
12 22 (2.12%) C++
13 21 (2.03%) Java 8
14 18 (1.74%) Ruby
15 17 (1.64%) Go
16 15 (1.45%) Bash Shell
16 15 (1.45%) VB.NET
17 10 (0.97%) C
18 7 (0.68%) Kotlin
19 6 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 68 (6.56%) Degree
2 54 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 51 (4.92%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.29%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.19%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.097%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.097%) CIW
9 1 (0.097%) HND
9 1 (0.097%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.097%) OCA
9 1 (0.097%) OCP
9 1 (0.097%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.097%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.02%) QA
2 3 (0.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 78 (7.53%) Docker
2 4 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.097%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.097%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 48 (4.63%) Kubernetes
2 14 (1.35%) Terraform
3 9 (0.87%) MIIS
3 9 (0.87%) Single Sign-On
4 7 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.48%) Ansible
6 2 (0.19%) EnCase
6 2 (0.19%) FTK
6 2 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 180 (17.37%) Microsoft
2 37 (3.57%) Oracle
3 34 (3.28%) Adobe
4 30 (2.90%) Google
5 15 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (1.35%) IBM
7 13 (1.25%) Zend
8 8 (0.77%) Ariba
8 8 (0.77%) Telerik
9 7 (0.68%) Sun
9 7 (0.68%) Xamarin
10 6 (0.58%) Sitecore
11 5 (0.48%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.39%) Apple
12 4 (0.39%) HubSpot
12 4 (0.39%) Intel
12 4 (0.39%) VMware
13 3 (0.29%) Solace
14 2 (0.19%) MuleSoft
14 2 (0.19%) UiPath