Period
to 23 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 23 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > North of England
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 5 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 2,224 2,608 3,372
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 18.86% 18.54% 17.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.80% 35.62% 34.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,974 2,258 2,815
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,675 £28,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £58,750 £55,334 £53,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,825 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 North of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,044 7,322 9,757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 51.25% 52.05% 51.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5,252 6,179 7,891
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,250 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £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 North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in the North of England

JavaScript
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JavaScript in the North of England.

Salary trend for JavaScript in the North of England

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript in the North of England over the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in the North of England

JavaScript
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the North of England region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
North West +1 1,086 £47,500 - 435
Yorkshire 0 977 £47,500 +11.76% 263
North East -6 163 £42,000 -1.18% 77
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 North of England region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 1,141 (51.30%) HTML
2 1,070 (48.11%) CSS
3 942 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
4 846 (38.04%) C#
5 596 (26.80%) .NET
6 591 (26.57%) SQL
7 588 (26.44%) React
8 575 (25.85%) AngularJS
9 570 (25.63%) PHP
10 551 (24.78%) Java
11 538 (24.19%) AWS
12 531 (23.88%) Azure
13 516 (23.20%) MVC
14 505 (22.71%) Docker
15 500 (22.48%) Node.js
16 489 (21.99%) Software Engineering
17 472 (21.22%) Git (software)
18 439 (19.74%) DevOps
19 437 (19.65%) Python
20 416 (18.71%) MySQL
21 394 (17.72%) HTML5
22 386 (17.36%) jQuery
23 367 (16.50%) TDD
24 352 (15.83%) Vue.js
25 346 (15.56%) SQL Server
26 310 (13.94%) Front End Development
27 305 (13.71%) CSS3
28 299 (13.44%) Web Development
29 288 (12.95%) TypeScript
30 270 (12.14%) Kubernetes

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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
1 126 (5.67%) CMS
2 62 (2.79%) WordPress
3 40 (1.80%) Umbraco
4 38 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 33 (1.48%) IIS
6 29 (1.30%) Confluence
7 28 (1.26%) Kentico
8 21 (0.94%) EPiServer
9 20 (0.90%) Apache
10 18 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
10 18 (0.81%) nginx
11 15 (0.67%) Drupal
12 13 (0.58%) Apache Spark
13 9 (0.40%) SharePoint
14 8 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 6 (0.27%) JBoss
15 6 (0.27%) Moodle
15 6 (0.27%) Tomcat
16 4 (0.18%) NServiceBus
16 4 (0.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 24 (1.08%) Photoshop
2 23 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (0.63%) Adobe XD
5 7 (0.31%) InVision
6 6 (0.27%) Figma
7 5 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.22%) Chatbot
7 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (0.22%) Sketch
7 5 (0.22%) UXPin
8 3 (0.13%) InDesign
9 2 (0.090%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.045%) Marvel
10 1 (0.045%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (1.44%) Shopify
2 28 (1.26%) Magento
3 10 (0.45%) nopCommerce
4 9 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.18%) Sentinel
6 3 (0.13%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 1 (0.045%) Infor LN
7 1 (0.045%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.045%) SessionCam
7 1 (0.045%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 538 (24.19%) AWS
2 531 (23.88%) Azure
3 154 (6.92%) GCP
4 90 (4.05%) AWS CloudFormation
5 76 (3.42%) SaaS
6 54 (2.43%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 54 (2.43%) Serverless
7 51 (2.29%) Datadog
7 51 (2.29%) Pulumi
8 44 (1.98%) GitHub
9 38 (1.71%) AWS Lambda
10 28 (1.26%) npm
11 25 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
12 20 (0.90%) Power Platform
13 18 (0.81%) Azure Service Fabric
13 18 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
14 17 (0.76%) AWS IoT
15 14 (0.63%) Microsoft 365
16 13 (0.58%) Amazon S3
17 11 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.08%) Internet
2 23 (1.03%) HTTP
3 17 (0.76%) SNMP
4 16 (0.72%) Wireless
5 13 (0.58%) FTP
6 7 (0.31%) Network Security
7 6 (0.27%) Intranet
8 5 (0.22%) SSL
8 5 (0.22%) VPN
9 4 (0.18%) SSH
10 2 (0.090%) Broadband
11 1 (0.045%) AMQP
11 1 (0.045%) DNS
11 1 (0.045%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.045%) RFID
11 1 (0.045%) RIP
11 1 (0.045%) SAN
11 1 (0.045%) Skype
11 1 (0.045%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 416 (18.71%) MySQL
2 346 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 171 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 126 (5.67%) NoSQL
5 124 (5.58%) PostgreSQL
6 91 (4.09%) Big Data
7 64 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
8 62 (2.79%) Redis
9 58 (2.61%) MariaDB
10 46 (2.07%) Relational Database
11 27 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 22 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
13 20 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
14 16 (0.72%) Oracle Database
15 15 (0.67%) Power BI
16 12 (0.54%) Apache Hive
17 10 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (0.45%) Hadoop
17 10 (0.45%) RDBMS
17 10 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 472 (21.22%) Git (software)
2 134 (6.03%) Jenkins
3 90 (4.05%) JIRA
4 87 (3.91%) webpack
5 86 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 75 (3.37%) Visual Studio
7 74 (3.33%) gulp
8 68 (3.06%) Selenium
9 37 (1.66%) Grunt
10 36 (1.62%) Cucumber
11 34 (1.53%) Subversion
12 32 (1.44%) GitLab
13 25 (1.12%) Postman
14 24 (1.08%) JUnit
15 21 (0.94%) Cypress.io
15 21 (0.94%) JMeter
16 20 (0.90%) Gradle
17 19 (0.85%) Vagrant
18 18 (0.81%) Bitbucket
18 18 (0.81%) Jasmine
General
1 171 (7.69%) Finance
2 97 (4.36%) Games
3 90 (4.05%) Retail
4 66 (2.97%) Marketing
5 60 (2.70%) Public Sector
6 38 (1.71%) Law
7 25 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.03%) Legal
9 22 (0.99%) Automotive
10 17 (0.76%) Banking
10 17 (0.76%) Telecoms
11 13 (0.58%) Electronics
12 11 (0.49%) Local Government
13 10 (0.45%) Multimedia
14 9 (0.40%) Back Office
14 9 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.27%) Publishing
16 3 (0.13%) Advertising
16 3 (0.13%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.090%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,577 (70.91%) Developer
2 300 (13.49%) PHP Developer
3 297 (13.35%) Senior Developer
4 279 (12.54%) Software Engineer
5 277 (12.46%) .NET Developer
6 249 (11.20%) Software Developer
7 220 (9.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 192 (8.63%) JavaScript Developer
9 187 (8.41%) Full Stack Developer
10 146 (6.56%) Web Developer
11 129 (5.80%) React Developer
12 127 (5.71%) C# Developer
13 100 (4.50%) Java Developer
14 89 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
15 86 (3.87%) DevOps Engineer
16 83 (3.73%) Senior .NET Developer
17 72 (3.24%) Junior
18 70 (3.15%) PHP Laravel Developer
19 69 (3.10%) Junior Developer
20 62 (2.79%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,141 (51.30%) HTML
2 1,070 (48.11%) CSS
3 596 (26.80%) .NET
4 588 (26.44%) React
5 575 (25.85%) AngularJS
6 500 (22.48%) Node.js
7 394 (17.72%) HTML5
8 386 (17.36%) jQuery
9 352 (15.83%) Vue.js
10 305 (13.71%) CSS3
11 263 (11.83%) Laravel
12 242 (10.88%) ASP.NET
13 222 (9.98%) .NET Core
14 180 (8.09%) REST
15 161 (7.24%) RESTful
16 158 (7.10%) .NET Framework
17 144 (6.47%) ASP.NET Web API
17 144 (6.47%) Web Services
18 140 (6.29%) Sass
19 134 (6.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 218 (9.80%) Greenfield Project
2 217 (9.76%) User Experience
3 130 (5.85%) Mobile App
4 79 (3.55%) Linux Command Line
5 69 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
5 69 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
6 45 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (1.66%) NHS
8 32 (1.44%) Data Structures
9 29 (1.30%) Cloud Native
10 20 (0.90%) Management Information System
11 19 (0.85%) Blog
12 18 (0.81%) e-Learning
13 15 (0.67%) Public Cloud
14 14 (0.63%) Organisational Skills
15 12 (0.54%) Graphic Design
16 10 (0.45%) Smartphone
17 9 (0.40%) N-Tier
18 7 (0.31%) Virtual Team
19 6 (0.27%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 205 (9.22%) Linux
2 51 (2.29%) Windows
3 32 (1.44%) Apple iOS
4 29 (1.30%) Android
5 23 (1.03%) Unix
6 20 (0.90%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.22%) CentOS
8 5 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.090%) Debian
9 2 (0.090%) Fedora
9 2 (0.090%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 942 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
2 516 (23.20%) MVC
3 489 (21.99%) Software Engineering
4 439 (19.74%) DevOps
5 367 (16.50%) TDD
6 310 (13.94%) Front End Development
7 299 (13.44%) Web Development
8 264 (11.87%) OOP
9 233 (10.48%) Scrum
10 206 (9.26%) Microservices
11 205 (9.22%) E-Commerce
12 200 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
13 194 (8.72%) Unit Testing
14 184 (8.27%) Test Automation
15 169 (7.60%) OO
16 143 (6.43%) SOLID
17 113 (5.08%) Mentoring
18 111 (4.99%) Analytics
19 109 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
19 109 (4.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 846 (38.04%) C#
2 591 (26.57%) SQL
3 570 (25.63%) PHP
4 551 (24.78%) Java
5 437 (19.65%) Python
6 288 (12.95%) TypeScript
7 242 (10.88%) Go
8 154 (6.92%) Ruby
9 100 (4.50%) C++
10 93 (4.18%) Scala
11 84 (3.78%) ES6
12 82 (3.69%) Kotlin
13 78 (3.51%) PowerShell
14 66 (2.97%) Bash Shell
14 66 (2.97%) Groovy
15 43 (1.93%) Java 8
16 36 (1.62%) T-SQL
17 25 (1.12%) C
18 19 (0.85%) PHP 7
18 19 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 209 (9.40%) Degree
2 72 (3.24%) Numerate Degree
3 41 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (1.12%) CIW
4 25 (1.12%) OCA
4 25 (1.12%) OCP
4 25 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
4 25 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 17 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 12 (0.54%) PhD
7 11 (0.49%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.27%) AWS Certification
8 6 (0.27%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.22%) ISEB
10 4 (0.18%) HND
11 3 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.13%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.090%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (3.64%) QA
2 13 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (0.49%) WCAG
4 10 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.45%) WAI
5 9 (0.40%) GDPR
6 6 (0.27%) GRC
7 4 (0.18%) SLA
8 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 505 (22.71%) Docker
2 4 (0.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.13%) KVM
4 1 (0.045%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 270 (12.14%) Kubernetes
2 225 (10.12%) Terraform
3 100 (4.50%) Ansible
4 85 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
5 58 (2.61%) Puppet
6 54 (2.43%) Grafana
6 54 (2.43%) Prometheus
7 26 (1.17%) Packer
8 7 (0.31%) HP Fortify
9 3 (0.13%) Kibana
10 2 (0.090%) Istio
10 2 (0.090%) logstash
11 1 (0.045%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.045%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.045%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.045%) vRealize
Vendors
1 172 (7.73%) Microsoft
2 85 (3.82%) Zend
3 80 (3.60%) Oracle
4 57 (2.56%) Adobe
5 55 (2.47%) Sitecore
6 52 (2.34%) New Relic
7 51 (2.29%) SaltStack
8 48 (2.16%) Google
9 20 (0.90%) Atlassian
10 18 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (0.76%) Xamarin
12 12 (0.54%) Aquila
12 12 (0.54%) HP
13 9 (0.40%) Apple
14 8 (0.36%) IBM
15 7 (0.31%) ServiceNow
15 7 (0.31%) VMware
16 5 (0.22%) Databricks
16 5 (0.22%) Ivanti
16 5 (0.22%) WooCommerce