Period
to 15 January 2019

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

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > North of England
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 8 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 3,440 4,196 4,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 17.79% 17.76% 17.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.00% 32.72% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,943 3,736 3,719
North of England median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,250 £25,725
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +2.27%

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 10,117 12,823 13,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 52.31% 54.27% 54.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8,458 10,893 11,345
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in the North of England over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 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
North West -1 1,839 £45,000 +5.88% 561
Yorkshire +1 1,346 £42,500 +6.25% 422
North East +1 257 £45,000 +25.00% 96
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 North of England region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 2,116 (61.51%) HTML
2 1,988 (57.79%) CSS
3 1,666 (48.43%) C#
4 1,641 (47.70%) .NET
5 1,484 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1,388 (40.35%) MVC
7 1,171 (34.04%) AngularJS
8 1,136 (33.02%) ASP.NET
9 1,040 (30.23%) SQL
10 928 (26.98%) SQL Server
11 825 (23.98%) jQuery
12 787 (22.88%) ASP.NET MVC
13 734 (21.34%) React
14 726 (21.10%) Git (software)
15 724 (21.05%) HTML5
16 712 (20.70%) Java
17 710 (20.64%) TDD
18 696 (20.23%) Microsoft
19 659 (19.16%) Software Engineering
20 629 (18.28%) PHP
21 623 (18.11%) Node.js
22 561 (16.31%) Web Development
23 540 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
24 538 (15.64%) Front End Development
25 503 (14.62%) Scrum
26 478 (13.90%) CSS3
27 477 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
28 462 (13.43%) MySQL
29 422 (12.27%) RESTful
30 392 (11.40%) ASP.NET Web API

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
1 158 (4.59%) CMS
2 118 (3.43%) WordPress
3 108 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
4 107 (3.11%) SharePoint
5 92 (2.67%) IIS
6 73 (2.12%) Apache
7 42 (1.22%) nginx
8 41 (1.19%) Confluence
9 36 (1.05%) Umbraco
10 35 (1.02%) Tomcat
11 32 (0.93%) Apache Solr
12 28 (0.81%) Drupal
13 14 (0.41%) JBoss
14 10 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
15 9 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
16 8 (0.23%) Kentico
17 7 (0.20%) EPiServer
18 6 (0.17%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 89 (2.59%) Photoshop
2 29 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 29 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (0.26%) GIMP
6 5 (0.15%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.12%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.12%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.12%) InVision
7 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.087%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.058%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.029%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.029%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.029%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.029%) InDesign
10 1 (0.029%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.029%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 57 (1.66%) Magento
2 46 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
4 10 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.29%) Shopify
5 9 (0.26%) osCommerce
6 4 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
6 4 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.087%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.058%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.029%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
9 1 (0.029%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.029%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.029%) SAP MII
9 1 (0.029%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.029%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.029%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 540 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 352 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
3 128 (3.72%) GitHub
4 85 (2.47%) SaaS
5 60 (1.74%) npm
6 52 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
7 36 (1.05%) Serverless
8 31 (0.90%) Google Play
9 29 (0.84%) Office 365
10 25 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
11 24 (0.70%) Google Analytics
12 22 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
13 18 (0.52%) NuGet
14 17 (0.49%) AdWords
14 17 (0.49%) Amazon S3
14 17 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
14 17 (0.49%) PaaS
14 17 (0.49%) Yarn
15 16 (0.47%) Sage Pay
16 12 (0.35%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 90 (2.62%) Internet
2 71 (2.06%) HTTP
3 31 (0.90%) SSL
4 25 (0.73%) Intranet
5 24 (0.70%) DNS
6 14 (0.41%) Broadband
6 14 (0.41%) SMS
7 13 (0.38%) Skype
8 10 (0.29%) VoIP
9 9 (0.26%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.23%) AMQP
11 5 (0.15%) Firewall
11 5 (0.15%) MQTT
11 5 (0.15%) NAS
12 4 (0.12%) IP Telephony
12 4 (0.12%) LAN
12 4 (0.12%) PBX
12 4 (0.12%) WAN
13 3 (0.087%) ATM
13 3 (0.087%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 928 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 462 (13.43%) MySQL
3 262 (7.62%) NoSQL
4 250 (7.27%) MongoDB
5 127 (3.69%) Relational Database
6 121 (3.52%) SQL Server 2016
7 107 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
8 57 (1.66%) RavenDB
9 50 (1.45%) Big Data
10 49 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 46 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 40 (1.16%) Redis
13 36 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
14 29 (0.84%) RDBMS
15 28 (0.81%) MariaDB
16 27 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
17 25 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 25 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
18 22 (0.64%) Amazon Redshift
18 22 (0.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 726 (21.10%) Git (software)
2 175 (5.09%) Visual Studio
3 169 (4.91%) gulp
4 147 (4.27%) JIRA
5 144 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 143 (4.16%) Subversion
7 121 (3.52%) Jenkins
8 118 (3.43%) Selenium
9 116 (3.37%) webpack
10 109 (3.17%) Grunt
11 56 (1.63%) Jasmine
12 55 (1.60%) NUnit
13 49 (1.42%) JUnit
14 48 (1.40%) GitLab
15 47 (1.37%) Bitbucket
15 47 (1.37%) Cucumber
16 44 (1.28%) Maven
17 41 (1.19%) Mercurial
17 41 (1.19%) MSTest
18 35 (1.02%) Protractor
General
1 341 (9.91%) Finance
2 168 (4.88%) Advertising
3 162 (4.71%) Games
4 138 (4.01%) Marketing
5 113 (3.28%) Retail
6 100 (2.91%) Banking
7 59 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 46 (1.34%) Telecoms
9 43 (1.25%) Law
10 38 (1.10%) Investment Banking
11 33 (0.96%) Legal
12 30 (0.87%) Automotive
13 21 (0.61%) Publishing
14 10 (0.29%) Electronics
15 8 (0.23%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.17%) Back Office
17 4 (0.12%) Financial Institution
18 2 (0.058%) Aerospace
18 2 (0.058%) Music Industry
18 2 (0.058%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,744 (79.77%) Developer
2 854 (24.83%) .NET Developer
3 715 (20.78%) C# Developer
4 492 (14.30%) Senior Developer
5 482 (14.01%) C# .NET Developer
6 453 (13.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 361 (10.49%) JavaScript Developer
8 309 (8.98%) Software Developer
9 301 (8.75%) ASP.NET Developer
10 283 (8.23%) PHP Developer
11 275 (7.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 258 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 224 (6.51%) Web Developer
14 220 (6.40%) Software Engineer
15 200 (5.81%) Java Developer
16 147 (4.27%) Full Stack Developer
17 142 (4.13%) C# Software Developer
18 138 (4.01%) .NET Software Developer
19 133 (3.87%) Junior
20 125 (3.63%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,116 (61.51%) HTML
2 1,988 (57.79%) CSS
3 1,641 (47.70%) .NET
4 1,171 (34.04%) AngularJS
5 1,136 (33.02%) ASP.NET
6 825 (23.98%) jQuery
7 787 (22.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 734 (21.34%) React
9 724 (21.05%) HTML5
10 623 (18.11%) Node.js
11 478 (13.90%) CSS3
12 422 (12.27%) RESTful
13 392 (11.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 378 (10.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 376 (10.93%) Web Services
16 360 (10.47%) .NET Framework
17 284 (8.26%) Sass
18 278 (8.08%) REST
19 265 (7.70%) Vue.js
20 241 (7.01%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 371 (10.78%) Greenfield Project
2 327 (9.51%) User Experience
3 240 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
4 169 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
5 153 (4.45%) Mobile App
6 98 (2.85%) Fintech
7 61 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
8 46 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
9 28 (0.81%) iPhone
10 25 (0.73%) Driving Licence
11 24 (0.70%) NHS
12 23 (0.67%) Management Information System
13 22 (0.64%) Cloud Native
14 17 (0.49%) Online Banking
14 17 (0.49%) Social Media
14 17 (0.49%) W3C
15 15 (0.44%) Mainframe
15 15 (0.44%) N-Tier
15 15 (0.44%) Xbox
16 14 (0.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 249 (7.24%) Linux
2 152 (4.42%) Windows
3 135 (3.92%) Android
4 105 (3.05%) Apple iOS
5 51 (1.48%) Unix
6 34 (0.99%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.32%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.15%) Debian
11 5 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.12%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.029%) CentOS
13 1 (0.029%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.029%) Fedora
13 1 (0.029%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.029%) MVS
13 1 (0.029%) VME
13 1 (0.029%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,484 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1,388 (40.35%) MVC
3 710 (20.64%) TDD
4 659 (19.16%) Software Engineering
5 561 (16.31%) Web Development
6 538 (15.64%) Front End Development
7 503 (14.62%) Scrum
8 477 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
9 376 (10.93%) BDD
10 345 (10.03%) Mentoring
11 323 (9.39%) OO
12 293 (8.52%) E-Commerce
13 284 (8.26%) DevOps
14 275 (7.99%) Test Automation
15 261 (7.59%) Web Application Development
16 243 (7.06%) Unit Testing
17 237 (6.89%) OOP
18 232 (6.74%) Microservices
19 226 (6.57%) Problem-Solving
20 219 (6.37%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1,666 (48.43%) C#
2 1,040 (30.23%) SQL
3 712 (20.70%) Java
4 629 (18.28%) PHP
5 248 (7.21%) Python
6 216 (6.28%) T-SQL
7 183 (5.32%) TypeScript
8 162 (4.71%) C++
9 110 (3.20%) ES6
10 98 (2.85%) Ruby
11 74 (2.15%) Java 8
12 68 (1.98%) VB.NET
13 54 (1.57%) Perl
13 54 (1.57%) PL/SQL
14 52 (1.51%) C
14 52 (1.51%) Objective-C
15 51 (1.48%) PowerShell
16 37 (1.08%) Bash Shell
17 36 (1.05%) VB
18 35 (1.02%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 270 (7.85%) Degree
2 93 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (0.73%) AWS Certification
3 25 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (0.49%) DBS Check
5 10 (0.29%) PhD
5 10 (0.29%) Postgraduate
6 9 (0.26%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.20%) CCNA
7 7 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.17%) OCPJP
8 6 (0.17%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.15%) CISSP
9 5 (0.15%) MCP
10 4 (0.12%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.12%) HND
10 4 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.087%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.087%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (3.81%) QA
2 55 (1.60%) GDPR
3 11 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (0.20%) HL7
5 5 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.15%) SLA
6 4 (0.12%) WCAG
7 2 (0.058%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.058%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.058%) WAI
7 2 (0.058%) Web Application Security Consortium
8 1 (0.029%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.029%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.029%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 212 (6.16%) Docker
2 21 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 12 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.12%) vSphere
6 3 (0.087%) Firmware
7 2 (0.058%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.029%) HDFS
8 1 (0.029%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.029%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 45 (1.31%) Puppet
2 41 (1.19%) Kubernetes
3 31 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.44%) Terraform
5 14 (0.41%) Cobbler
6 11 (0.32%) Ansible
6 11 (0.32%) Consul
6 11 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
7 10 (0.29%) Prometheus
8 6 (0.17%) cPanel
9 5 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (0.15%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.12%) Kibana
11 3 (0.087%) Salt
12 2 (0.058%) CA Service Virtualization
12 2 (0.058%) Capistrano
12 2 (0.058%) Grafana
12 2 (0.058%) logstash
12 2 (0.058%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.058%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 696 (20.23%) Microsoft
2 161 (4.68%) Xamarin
3 122 (3.55%) Google
4 91 (2.65%) Oracle
5 71 (2.06%) Zend
6 67 (1.95%) Adobe
7 44 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
8 40 (1.16%) IBM
9 36 (1.05%) Facebook
10 30 (0.87%) Sitecore
11 29 (0.84%) SAP
12 24 (0.70%) ServiceNow
13 19 (0.55%) Telerik
14 18 (0.52%) Tableau
15 15 (0.44%) Nintex
16 12 (0.35%) webMethods
17 11 (0.32%) Software AG
18 10 (0.29%) Apple
18 10 (0.29%) New Relic
18 10 (0.29%) Twitter