Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 7 5 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,418 752 1,729
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.70% 19.39% 14.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.83% 36.61% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,142 665 1,548
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,750 £33,750 £31,998
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% -3.61%
75th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 4,600 2,054 5,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 44.45% 52.95% 48.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3,531 1,707 4,747
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -2 945 £48,500 +6.59% 296
East Midlands 0 471 £43,500 +8.75% 193
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 762 (53.74%) HTML
2 703 (49.58%) CSS
3 642 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
4 586 (41.33%) C#
5 538 (37.94%) .NET
6 485 (34.20%) React
7 426 (30.04%) SQL
8 329 (23.20%) PHP
9 321 (22.64%) AngularJS
10 315 (22.21%) Azure
11 309 (21.79%) Full Stack Development
12 296 (20.87%) Git (software)
13 278 (19.61%) SQL Server
14 271 (19.11%) jQuery
15 266 (18.76%) Social Skills
16 264 (18.62%) AWS
17 251 (17.70%) MVC
18 245 (17.28%) Front End Development
19 234 (16.50%) TypeScript
20 228 (16.08%) Java
21 222 (15.66%) ASP.NET
22 212 (14.95%) Microsoft
23 210 (14.81%) Web Development
23 210 (14.81%) HTML5
24 209 (14.74%) DevOps
25 204 (14.39%) Scrum
26 200 (14.10%) .NET Framework
27 193 (13.61%) .NET Core
28 187 (13.19%) MySQL
29 185 (13.05%) Problem-Solving

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 75 (5.29%) CMS
2 52 (3.67%) WordPress
3 37 (2.61%) Umbraco
4 36 (2.54%) SharePoint
5 33 (2.33%) Confluence
6 27 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (1.48%) Apache
8 19 (1.34%) nginx
9 16 (1.13%) Headless CMS
10 12 (0.85%) IIS
11 10 (0.71%) Apache Solr
11 10 (0.71%) Drupal
12 8 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
13 7 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (0.42%) Kentico
14 6 (0.42%) ThingWorx
15 4 (0.28%) Tomcat
16 3 (0.21%) Gunicorn
16 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (1.41%) Photoshop
3 19 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (0.56%) InDesign
5 7 (0.49%) Sketch
6 6 (0.42%) Figma
7 5 (0.35%) Adobe XD
7 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (0.28%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.28%) Maya
9 3 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (0.21%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.071%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (1.41%) Magento
2 17 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.99%) Shopify
4 11 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.49%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.35%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.14%) Elite 3E
7 2 (0.14%) Exchequer
7 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.071%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.071%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.071%) Maximo
8 1 (0.071%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.071%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 315 (22.21%) Azure
2 264 (18.62%) AWS
3 160 (11.28%) SaaS
4 80 (5.64%) Serverless
5 65 (4.58%) GitHub
6 58 (4.09%) GCP
7 54 (3.81%) Power Platform
8 48 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
9 41 (2.89%) Dynamics 365
10 36 (2.54%) Power Automate
11 34 (2.40%) PowerApps
12 30 (2.12%) npm
13 26 (1.83%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 22 (1.55%) Azure Logic Apps
15 21 (1.48%) Microsoft 365
16 19 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
17 18 (1.27%) PaaS
18 16 (1.13%) IaaS
19 14 (0.99%) Google Analytics
19 14 (0.99%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.12%) HTTP
2 27 (1.90%) Internet
3 25 (1.76%) DNS
4 16 (1.13%) SSH
5 15 (1.06%) FTP
6 13 (0.92%) SMTP
6 13 (0.92%) SSL
7 12 (0.85%) MQTT
8 9 (0.63%) Firewall
9 7 (0.49%) IPv4
9 7 (0.49%) LAN
9 7 (0.49%) WAN
10 6 (0.42%) DAB
11 4 (0.28%) NFC
11 4 (0.28%) PPP
11 4 (0.28%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.21%) ASN.1
12 3 (0.21%) Intranet
12 3 (0.21%) Skype
13 2 (0.14%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 187 (13.19%) MySQL
3 70 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
4 57 (4.02%) MongoDB
5 52 (3.67%) NoSQL
6 49 (3.46%) Relational Database
7 26 (1.83%) Power BI
8 24 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
10 20 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 19 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
12 18 (1.27%) Redis
13 12 (0.85%) MariaDB
13 12 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
14 10 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (0.56%) Apache Ignite
15 8 (0.56%) Big Data
15 8 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
16 7 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 296 (20.87%) Git (software)
2 87 (6.14%) JIRA
3 59 (4.16%) Selenium
4 55 (3.88%) Jenkins
5 52 (3.67%) webpack
6 45 (3.17%) gulp
6 45 (3.17%) Visual Studio
7 40 (2.82%) Bitbucket
8 32 (2.26%) Cypress.io
9 29 (2.05%) Cucumber
10 28 (1.97%) GitLab
11 26 (1.83%) PHPUnit
12 23 (1.62%) git-flow
12 23 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
13 19 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (1.20%) Grunt
15 16 (1.13%) TeamCity
16 13 (0.92%) fastlane
17 12 (0.85%) Xcode
18 11 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 266 (18.76%) Social Skills
2 117 (8.25%) Finance
3 100 (7.05%) Marketing
4 82 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (5.15%) Law
6 71 (5.01%) Retail
7 41 (2.89%) Organisational Skills
8 40 (2.82%) Games
9 29 (2.05%) Manufacturing
10 24 (1.69%) Telecoms
11 21 (1.48%) Legal
12 20 (1.41%) Billing
13 17 (1.20%) Public Sector
14 14 (0.99%) Influencing Skills
15 11 (0.78%) Banking
16 8 (0.56%) Automotive
16 8 (0.56%) Presentation Skills
17 6 (0.42%) Back Office
17 6 (0.42%) Local Government
18 4 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,084 (76.45%) Developer
2 199 (14.03%) .NET Developer
3 193 (13.61%) Software Developer
4 178 (12.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 172 (12.13%) Senior Developer
6 162 (11.42%) PHP Developer
7 146 (10.30%) Full Stack Developer
8 145 (10.23%) C# Developer
9 109 (7.69%) React Developer
10 93 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 76 (5.36%) Web Developer
12 74 (5.22%) Software Engineer
13 72 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
14 61 (4.30%) Lead Developer
15 55 (3.88%) Java Developer
15 55 (3.88%) Junior
16 52 (3.67%) Junior Developer
17 50 (3.53%) C# Software Developer
18 44 (3.10%) .NET Software Developer
19 43 (3.03%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 762 (53.74%) HTML
2 703 (49.58%) CSS
3 538 (37.94%) .NET
4 485 (34.20%) React
5 321 (22.64%) AngularJS
6 271 (19.11%) jQuery
7 222 (15.66%) ASP.NET
8 210 (14.81%) HTML5
9 200 (14.10%) .NET Framework
10 193 (13.61%) .NET Core
11 179 (12.62%) Node.js
12 167 (11.78%) Web Services
13 163 (11.50%) REST
14 124 (8.74%) RESTful
15 120 (8.46%) Vue.js
16 118 (8.32%) CSS3
17 112 (7.90%) Sass
18 108 (7.62%) Entity Framework
19 104 (7.33%) Laravel
20 100 (7.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 168 (11.85%) User Experience
2 111 (7.83%) Greenfield Project
3 109 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 67 (4.72%) Self-Motivation
5 30 (2.12%) Virtual Team
6 25 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (1.69%) Algorithms
8 21 (1.48%) e-Learning
9 15 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
10 14 (0.99%) Management Information System
11 13 (0.92%) Augmented Reality
11 13 (0.92%) Legacy Applications
11 13 (0.92%) Legacy Code
12 12 (0.85%) NHS
13 10 (0.71%) Analytical Mindset
13 10 (0.71%) Blog
13 10 (0.71%) Public Cloud
14 9 (0.63%) Cloud Native
14 9 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (0.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 105 (7.40%) Linux
2 70 (4.94%) Windows
3 53 (3.74%) Android
4 51 (3.60%) Apple iOS
5 18 (1.27%) Unix
6 11 (0.78%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.42%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.42%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.42%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.35%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.28%) Debian
9 4 (0.28%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.21%) CentOS
11 1 (0.071%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.071%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 642 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 309 (21.79%) Full Stack Development
3 251 (17.70%) MVC
4 245 (17.28%) Front End Development
5 210 (14.81%) Web Development
6 209 (14.74%) DevOps
7 204 (14.39%) Scrum
8 185 (13.05%) Problem-Solving
9 182 (12.83%) SDLC
10 169 (11.92%) Software Engineering
11 155 (10.93%) TDD
12 144 (10.16%) Microservices
13 132 (9.31%) E-Commerce
13 132 (9.31%) Unit Testing
14 117 (8.25%) Test Automation
15 113 (7.97%) Mentoring
16 94 (6.63%) SOLID
17 82 (5.78%) OO
18 80 (5.64%) Clean Code
19 74 (5.22%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 586 (41.33%) C#
2 426 (30.04%) SQL
3 329 (23.20%) PHP
4 234 (16.50%) TypeScript
5 228 (16.08%) Java
6 175 (12.34%) Python
7 70 (4.94%) VB.NET
8 68 (4.80%) T-SQL
9 64 (4.51%) ES6
10 43 (3.03%) PowerShell
11 42 (2.96%) Ruby
12 32 (2.26%) Go
13 30 (2.12%) Apple Swift
14 28 (1.97%) Bash Shell
14 28 (1.97%) C++
15 27 (1.90%) VB
16 23 (1.62%) Objective-C
17 21 (1.48%) C
18 18 (1.27%) Kotlin
19 16 (1.13%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 83 (5.85%) Degree
2 42 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.48%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (0.71%) Master's Degree
7 8 (0.56%) Sun Certification
8 6 (0.42%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.28%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.21%) HND
10 3 (0.21%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.14%) ISEB
11 2 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (7.19%) QA
2 45 (3.17%) Accessibility
3 9 (0.63%) SLA
4 8 (0.56%) GDPR
5 2 (0.14%) GRC
5 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.14%) WCAG
6 1 (0.071%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.071%) DICOM
6 1 (0.071%) GMP
6 1 (0.071%) HL7
6 1 (0.071%) PMO
System Software
1 180 (12.69%) Docker
2 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.071%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 101 (7.12%) Kubernetes
2 48 (3.39%) Terraform
3 19 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (1.20%) Ansible
5 14 (0.99%) Puppet
6 13 (0.92%) Grafana
7 12 (0.85%) Prometheus
8 7 (0.49%) SCCM
9 5 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.21%) Mesos
11 2 (0.14%) EnCase
11 2 (0.14%) FTK
11 2 (0.14%) Kibana
11 2 (0.14%) MIIS
11 2 (0.14%) Plesk
11 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.071%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 1 (0.071%) Consul
12 1 (0.071%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 212 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 80 (5.64%) Google
3 55 (3.88%) Oracle
4 52 (3.67%) Adobe
5 38 (2.68%) Xamarin
6 27 (1.90%) New Relic
7 22 (1.55%) Zend
8 18 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (1.20%) Atlassian
9 17 (1.20%) ServiceNow
10 11 (0.78%) SAP
11 10 (0.71%) IBM
12 9 (0.63%) HubSpot
12 9 (0.63%) Sitecore
12 9 (0.63%) Telerik
13 8 (0.56%) Agilent
13 8 (0.56%) TIBCO
14 7 (0.49%) Alibaba
14 7 (0.49%) InterSystems
14 7 (0.49%) Nintex