Period
to 18 September 2019

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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 6 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,744 2,481 3,006
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 14.94% 18.17% 19.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.62% 37.22% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,572 2,200 2,817
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,650 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.96% +11.07% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,450 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 5,695 6,665 8,077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 48.80% 48.81% 53.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4,791 5,625 7,015
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in the Midlands

JavaScript
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript in the Midlands.

Salary trend for JavaScript in the Midlands

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

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 September 2019. 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 -6 899 £40,653 -4.35% 295
East Midlands 0 842 £40,000 - 282
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 1,139 (65.31%) HTML
2 1,102 (63.19%) CSS
3 877 (50.29%) C#
4 830 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
5 817 (46.85%) .NET
6 567 (32.51%) SQL
7 544 (31.19%) AngularJS
8 528 (30.28%) ASP.NET
9 507 (29.07%) MVC
10 430 (24.66%) Web Development
11 395 (22.65%) jQuery
12 389 (22.31%) SQL Server
13 379 (21.73%) HTML5
14 359 (20.58%) PHP
15 343 (19.67%) Git (software)
16 337 (19.32%) React
17 335 (19.21%) Microsoft
18 303 (17.37%) Azure
18 303 (17.37%) Node.js
19 290 (16.63%) Scrum
20 273 (15.65%) MySQL
21 264 (15.14%) Java
22 219 (12.56%) CSS3
23 217 (12.44%) .NET Framework
24 207 (11.87%) Software Engineering
25 201 (11.53%) TDD
26 199 (11.41%) Web Services
27 198 (11.35%) Spring
28 197 (11.30%) ASP.NET MVC
28 197 (11.30%) Front End Development

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 64 (3.67%) WordPress
2 46 (2.64%) CMS
3 32 (1.83%) Drupal
4 28 (1.61%) Umbraco
5 25 (1.43%) IIS
5 25 (1.43%) SharePoint
6 24 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (1.20%) Apache
8 15 (0.86%) Confluence
9 12 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
10 9 (0.52%) JBoss
11 8 (0.46%) nginx
12 7 (0.40%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.34%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.23%) ArcGIS
14 4 (0.23%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.23%) Joomla!
14 4 (0.23%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.23%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.17%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 28 (1.61%) Photoshop
2 17 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.57%) Adobe XD
5 5 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.23%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.23%) Moqups
7 3 (0.17%) HipChat
7 3 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.057%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.057%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 39 (2.24%) Magento
2 32 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (0.69%) NetSuite
5 11 (0.63%) Shopify
6 6 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.23%) Sage CRM
7 4 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.17%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.11%) Misys Midas
9 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.057%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 303 (17.37%) Azure
2 186 (10.67%) AWS
3 56 (3.21%) Serverless
4 53 (3.04%) SaaS
5 41 (2.35%) GitHub
6 38 (2.18%) npm
7 27 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
7 27 (1.55%) GCP
8 22 (1.26%) Office 365
9 15 (0.86%) Power Platform
10 13 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (0.69%) OpenShift
11 12 (0.69%) PaaS
12 7 (0.40%) Azure Functions
12 7 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (0.40%) PowerApps
12 7 (0.40%) Sage Pay
13 6 (0.34%) BrowserStack
14 5 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.29%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.61%) Internet
2 15 (0.86%) HTTP
3 11 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
4 10 (0.57%) DAB
5 5 (0.29%) Skype
5 5 (0.29%) SSH
6 4 (0.23%) Intranet
6 4 (0.23%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.17%) FTP
7 3 (0.17%) SSL
8 2 (0.11%) RS-232
8 2 (0.11%) RS-485
8 2 (0.11%) SNMP
8 2 (0.11%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.11%) Wireless
9 1 (0.057%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.057%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (22.31%) SQL Server
2 273 (15.65%) MySQL
3 91 (5.22%) MongoDB
4 77 (4.42%) Relational Database
5 54 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
6 53 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 43 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 42 (2.41%) NoSQL
9 37 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 27 (1.55%) Redis
11 23 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
12 21 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (1.03%) Big Data
14 15 (0.86%) Amazon Aurora
14 15 (0.86%) MariaDB
14 15 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
16 11 (0.63%) Power BI
16 11 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
17 8 (0.46%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 343 (19.67%) Git (software)
2 144 (8.26%) Visual Studio
3 87 (4.99%) Jenkins
4 81 (4.64%) JIRA
5 67 (3.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 65 (3.73%) Subversion
7 57 (3.27%) Selenium
8 39 (2.24%) webpack
9 33 (1.89%) Maven
10 28 (1.61%) Cucumber
10 28 (1.61%) TeamCity
11 27 (1.55%) gulp
12 24 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
13 23 (1.32%) Jasmine
14 22 (1.26%) Grunt
15 20 (1.15%) SoapUI
16 16 (0.92%) SpecFlow
16 16 (0.92%) Visual Studio Code
16 16 (0.92%) WebDriver
17 15 (0.86%) PHPUnit
General
1 139 (7.97%) Retail
2 116 (6.65%) Finance
3 92 (5.28%) Marketing
4 62 (3.56%) Manufacturing
5 52 (2.98%) Games
6 33 (1.89%) Public Sector
7 23 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 19 (1.09%) Aerospace
9 12 (0.69%) Publishing
10 9 (0.52%) Electronics
11 8 (0.46%) Automotive
11 8 (0.46%) Billing
12 6 (0.34%) Advertising
12 6 (0.34%) Banking
12 6 (0.34%) Multimedia
12 6 (0.34%) Online Betting
13 5 (0.29%) Law
14 4 (0.23%) Local Government
15 3 (0.17%) Legal
15 3 (0.17%) Police
Job Titles
1 1,487 (85.26%) Developer
2 305 (17.49%) .NET Developer
3 236 (13.53%) PHP Developer
4 231 (13.25%) Senior Developer
5 220 (12.61%) Full Stack Developer
6 213 (12.21%) C# Developer
7 209 (11.98%) Software Developer
8 180 (10.32%) Web Developer
9 149 (8.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 141 (8.08%) JavaScript Developer
11 130 (7.45%) C# .NET Developer
12 117 (6.71%) Junior
13 106 (6.08%) Junior Developer
14 102 (5.85%) Java Developer
15 86 (4.93%) React Developer
16 74 (4.24%) Lead Developer
17 71 (4.07%) .NET Software Developer
18 68 (3.90%) C# Software Developer
19 67 (3.84%) Software Engineer
20 56 (3.21%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,139 (65.31%) HTML
2 1,102 (63.19%) CSS
3 817 (46.85%) .NET
4 544 (31.19%) AngularJS
5 528 (30.28%) ASP.NET
6 395 (22.65%) jQuery
7 379 (21.73%) HTML5
8 337 (19.32%) React
9 303 (17.37%) Node.js
10 219 (12.56%) CSS3
11 217 (12.44%) .NET Framework
12 199 (11.41%) Web Services
13 198 (11.35%) Spring
14 197 (11.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 176 (10.09%) .NET Core
16 156 (8.94%) ASP.NET Web API
17 153 (8.77%) Laravel
18 147 (8.43%) RESTful
19 146 (8.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 140 (8.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 188 (10.78%) User Experience
2 131 (7.51%) Mobile App
3 109 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
4 90 (5.16%) Self-Motivation
5 63 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 46 (2.64%) Virtual Team
7 33 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (1.55%) Public Cloud
9 26 (1.49%) NHS
10 21 (1.20%) Graphic Design
11 20 (1.15%) Data Centre
12 19 (1.09%) EPoS
13 17 (0.97%) Algorithms
14 15 (0.86%) Life Science
15 14 (0.80%) Management Information System
15 14 (0.80%) Xbox
16 12 (0.69%) Social Media
17 11 (0.63%) Data Structures
17 11 (0.63%) iPad
18 9 (0.52%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 124 (7.11%) Linux
2 77 (4.42%) Windows
3 41 (2.35%) Apple iOS
4 37 (2.12%) Android
5 11 (0.63%) Windows 10
6 10 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (0.57%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.46%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.23%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.17%) Unix
10 2 (0.11%) CentOS
11 1 (0.057%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 830 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
2 507 (29.07%) MVC
3 430 (24.66%) Web Development
4 290 (16.63%) Scrum
5 207 (11.87%) Software Engineering
6 201 (11.53%) TDD
7 197 (11.30%) Front End Development
8 192 (11.01%) DevOps
9 180 (10.32%) OO
10 177 (10.15%) SDLC
11 175 (10.03%) Problem-Solving
12 150 (8.60%) Test Automation
13 141 (8.08%) Unit Testing
14 134 (7.68%) OOP
15 131 (7.51%) Mentoring
16 129 (7.40%) Continuous Integration
17 128 (7.34%) E-Commerce
18 109 (6.25%) Computer Science
19 103 (5.91%) Microservices
20 82 (4.70%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 877 (50.29%) C#
2 567 (32.51%) SQL
3 359 (20.58%) PHP
4 264 (15.14%) Java
5 148 (8.49%) T-SQL
6 109 (6.25%) TypeScript
7 102 (5.85%) Python
8 97 (5.56%) VB.NET
9 89 (5.10%) ES6
10 56 (3.21%) C++
11 36 (2.06%) Java 8
12 35 (2.01%) C
13 23 (1.32%) Bash Shell
14 22 (1.26%) Ruby
14 22 (1.26%) VB
15 21 (1.20%) Objective-C
16 18 (1.03%) PL/SQL
17 16 (0.92%) Apple Swift
17 16 (0.92%) ES7
18 15 (0.86%) Go
Qualifications
1 195 (11.18%) Degree
2 36 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (1.20%) HND
5 20 (1.15%) Master's Degree
6 18 (1.03%) Security Cleared
7 16 (0.92%) SC Cleared
8 11 (0.63%) MCP
9 6 (0.34%) HNC
9 6 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (0.23%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.23%) ISEB
10 4 (0.23%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.11%) MCSD
11 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.11%) PMP
11 2 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.057%) CCSP
12 1 (0.057%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.057%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (6.94%) QA
2 10 (0.57%) PMO
2 10 (0.57%) SLA
3 7 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.23%) GDPR
5 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.11%) WCAG
6 1 (0.057%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.057%) ISO 9002
6 1 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 160 (9.17%) Docker
2 35 (2.01%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.57%) Firmware
4 4 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.23%) vSphere
5 3 (0.17%) vCloud
6 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.11%) Varnish
7 1 (0.057%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.057%) HDFS
7 1 (0.057%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 46 (2.64%) Kubernetes
2 19 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (0.97%) Ansible
3 17 (0.97%) Puppet
4 11 (0.63%) Backup Exec
5 8 (0.46%) Terraform
6 3 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.17%) Kibana
7 2 (0.11%) Icinga
7 2 (0.11%) Mesos
7 2 (0.11%) Nagios
8 1 (0.057%) FTK
8 1 (0.057%) logstash
Vendors
1 335 (19.21%) Microsoft
2 69 (3.96%) Oracle
3 34 (1.95%) Zend
4 27 (1.55%) Google
5 24 (1.38%) Adobe
6 23 (1.32%) IBM
7 20 (1.15%) ForgeRock
7 20 (1.15%) Xamarin
8 19 (1.09%) Apple
8 19 (1.09%) SAP
9 15 (0.86%) Atlassian
10 13 (0.75%) ServiceNow
10 13 (0.75%) WooCommerce
11 11 (0.63%) Sage
12 10 (0.57%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.46%) New Relic
13 8 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.46%) Spotify
14 7 (0.40%) VMware
15 6 (0.34%) Ericsson