Period
to 19 September 2020

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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > North of England
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 5 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,573 3,130 4,083
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 21.47% 16.33% 18.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.10% 32.48% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,704 2,895 3,787
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 North of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,240 9,637 11,998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 57.86% 50.27% 54.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3,747 7,505 10,127
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,400 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +3.09%

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 19 September 2020.

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 19 September 2020. 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 +1 816 £50,000 +11.11% 381
Yorkshire +3 580 £45,000 +5.88% 194
North East +3 176 £44,250 +1.72% 69
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, 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.

1 782 (49.71%) HTML
2 714 (45.39%) CSS
3 677 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
4 550 (34.97%) C#
5 526 (33.44%) .NET
6 502 (31.91%) AngularJS
7 446 (28.35%) React
8 373 (23.71%) SQL
9 343 (21.81%) PHP
10 339 (21.55%) MVC
11 336 (21.36%) Node.js
12 329 (20.92%) Software Engineering
12 329 (20.92%) Git (software)
13 292 (18.56%) Java
14 289 (18.37%) DevOps
15 253 (16.08%) SQL Server
16 249 (15.83%) HTML5
17 246 (15.64%) Front End Development
18 242 (15.38%) AWS
19 240 (15.26%) Vue.js
20 237 (15.07%) TDD
20 237 (15.07%) ASP.NET
21 236 (15.00%) Azure
22 228 (14.49%) User Experience
23 222 (14.11%) Web Development
24 211 (13.41%) MySQL
25 195 (12.40%) jQuery
26 182 (11.57%) Docker
27 174 (11.06%) Python
27 174 (11.06%) TypeScript

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 76 (4.83%) CMS
2 50 (3.18%) WordPress
3 28 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (1.59%) Apache
5 22 (1.40%) SharePoint
6 20 (1.27%) nginx
7 14 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
8 13 (0.83%) IIS
9 12 (0.76%) Jadu
9 12 (0.76%) Umbraco
10 11 (0.70%) NServiceBus
11 9 (0.57%) ExpressionEngine
11 9 (0.57%) Liferay
12 7 (0.45%) Confluence
12 7 (0.45%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.32%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.32%) Orchard CMS
14 3 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
14 3 (0.19%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 24 (1.53%) Photoshop
2 17 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.45%) Sketch
5 4 (0.25%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.13%) Adobe XD
6 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.064%) InVision
7 1 (0.064%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 43 (2.73%) Magento
2 16 (1.02%) Shopify
3 13 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
5 2 (0.13%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.13%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.064%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.064%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 242 (15.38%) AWS
2 236 (15.00%) Azure
3 71 (4.51%) Serverless
4 64 (4.07%) GitHub
5 63 (4.01%) SaaS
6 57 (3.62%) GCP
7 44 (2.80%) AWS Lambda
8 33 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
9 32 (2.03%) npm
10 17 (1.08%) Power Platform
11 15 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
12 12 (0.76%) PaaS
13 11 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
14 10 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (0.64%) Office 365
15 9 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 9 (0.57%) Logic Apps
15 9 (0.57%) NuGet
16 8 (0.51%) Firebase
16 8 (0.51%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.14%) Skype
2 16 (1.02%) HTTP
2 16 (1.02%) Internet
3 13 (0.83%) Broadband
4 7 (0.45%) SNMP
4 7 (0.45%) SSL
5 4 (0.25%) RFID
6 3 (0.19%) Bluetooth
6 3 (0.19%) DNS
6 3 (0.19%) RTMP
6 3 (0.19%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.19%) Wireless
7 2 (0.13%) AMQP
7 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.13%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.13%) VPN
8 1 (0.064%) 3G
8 1 (0.064%) Extranet
8 1 (0.064%) SSH
8 1 (0.064%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (16.08%) SQL Server
2 211 (13.41%) MySQL
3 126 (8.01%) NoSQL
4 73 (4.64%) MongoDB
5 61 (3.88%) Relational Database
6 40 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
7 29 (1.84%) Big Data
8 18 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 17 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (0.95%) Power BI
10 15 (0.95%) Redis
11 13 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (0.38%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.32%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.32%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 329 (20.92%) Git (software)
2 74 (4.70%) webpack
3 73 (4.64%) Selenium
4 68 (4.32%) JIRA
5 55 (3.50%) Jenkins
6 49 (3.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 45 (2.86%) PHPUnit
8 41 (2.61%) Subversion
9 37 (2.35%) Visual Studio
10 33 (2.10%) gulp
11 31 (1.97%) Grunt
12 29 (1.84%) Babel
13 25 (1.59%) TeamCity
14 24 (1.53%) JUnit
15 20 (1.27%) Bitbucket
16 16 (1.02%) Cucumber
16 16 (1.02%) Eclipse
16 16 (1.02%) Mocha
16 16 (1.02%) Protractor
17 15 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 153 (9.73%) Finance
2 77 (4.90%) Marketing
3 62 (3.94%) Retail
4 40 (2.54%) Games
5 23 (1.46%) Manufacturing
6 15 (0.95%) Public Sector
7 13 (0.83%) Law
8 9 (0.57%) Automotive
8 9 (0.57%) Local Government
9 8 (0.51%) Back Office
10 7 (0.45%) Legal
11 6 (0.38%) Advertising
11 6 (0.38%) Banking
12 5 (0.32%) Electronics
12 5 (0.32%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.19%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.064%) Online Betting
15 1 (0.064%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,127 (71.65%) Developer
2 214 (13.60%) Senior Developer
3 213 (13.54%) .NET Developer
4 199 (12.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 182 (11.57%) PHP Developer
6 175 (11.13%) Software Developer
7 171 (10.87%) Software Engineer
8 149 (9.47%) C# Developer
9 118 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
10 112 (7.12%) React Developer
11 105 (6.68%) Full Stack Developer
12 84 (5.34%) C# .NET Developer
13 77 (4.90%) Java Developer
14 75 (4.77%) Web Developer
15 68 (4.32%) C# Software Developer
16 66 (4.20%) Senior Software Engineer
17 51 (3.24%) Senior Front-End Developer
18 49 (3.12%) Senior .NET Developer
19 48 (3.05%) Architect
20 44 (2.80%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 782 (49.71%) HTML
2 714 (45.39%) CSS
3 526 (33.44%) .NET
4 502 (31.91%) AngularJS
5 446 (28.35%) React
6 336 (21.36%) Node.js
7 249 (15.83%) HTML5
8 240 (15.26%) Vue.js
9 237 (15.07%) ASP.NET
10 195 (12.40%) jQuery
11 165 (10.49%) .NET Core
11 165 (10.49%) REST
12 148 (9.41%) Laravel
13 137 (8.71%) ASP.NET Web API
14 135 (8.58%) Web Services
15 132 (8.39%) .NET Framework
16 127 (8.07%) ASP.NET MVC
17 125 (7.95%) RESTful
18 117 (7.44%) CSS3
19 112 (7.12%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 228 (14.49%) User Experience
2 141 (8.96%) Mobile App
3 134 (8.52%) Greenfield Project
4 74 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (2.99%) Algorithms
6 43 (2.73%) Data Structures
6 43 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
7 36 (2.29%) Management Information System
8 30 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
10 14 (0.89%) NHS
11 12 (0.76%) Virtual Team
12 8 (0.51%) Blog
12 8 (0.51%) PlayStation
12 8 (0.51%) Social Media
13 7 (0.45%) Cloud Native
13 7 (0.45%) Data Centre
14 5 (0.32%) EPoS
14 5 (0.32%) Internet of Things
15 4 (0.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 91 (5.79%) Linux
2 49 (3.12%) Android
3 42 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 38 (2.42%) Windows
5 11 (0.70%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.32%) Debian
8 4 (0.25%) CentOS
8 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.19%) Unix
10 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.064%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.064%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (21.55%) MVC
3 329 (20.92%) Software Engineering
4 289 (18.37%) DevOps
5 246 (15.64%) Front End Development
6 237 (15.07%) TDD
7 222 (14.11%) Web Development
8 166 (10.55%) Test Automation
9 163 (10.36%) Problem-Solving
10 162 (10.30%) Unit Testing
11 153 (9.73%) OO
12 151 (9.60%) Scrum
13 146 (9.28%) Microservices
14 135 (8.58%) E-Commerce
15 124 (7.88%) SDLC
16 117 (7.44%) OOP
17 116 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
18 103 (6.55%) Mentoring
19 95 (6.04%) BDD
20 73 (4.64%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 550 (34.97%) C#
2 373 (23.71%) SQL
3 343 (21.81%) PHP
4 292 (18.56%) Java
5 174 (11.06%) Python
5 174 (11.06%) TypeScript
6 74 (4.70%) ES6
7 48 (3.05%) T-SQL
8 42 (2.67%) Go
9 41 (2.61%) C++
9 41 (2.61%) Ruby
10 28 (1.78%) C
11 20 (1.27%) PowerShell
12 13 (0.83%) Java 8
12 13 (0.83%) Kotlin
12 13 (0.83%) VB.NET
13 12 (0.76%) PHP 7
14 11 (0.70%) PL/SQL
14 11 (0.70%) Scala
15 10 (0.64%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 118 (7.50%) Degree
2 23 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (1.21%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (0.57%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.45%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.38%) PhD
7 4 (0.25%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.25%) MCPD
7 4 (0.25%) MCSD
8 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.13%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.064%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.064%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.064%) HND
9 1 (0.064%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (6.10%) QA
2 6 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.32%) GDPR
4 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.19%) SLA
5 3 (0.19%) WCAG
6 1 (0.064%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.064%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.064%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.064%) PMO
System Software
1 182 (11.57%) Docker
2 5 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.25%) Gluster
3 4 (0.25%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.064%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 97 (6.17%) Kubernetes
2 51 (3.24%) Ansible
2 51 (3.24%) Terraform
3 24 (1.53%) Puppet
4 16 (1.02%) cPanel
5 14 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.38%) Grafana
7 4 (0.25%) Kibana
7 4 (0.25%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.19%) Plesk
9 2 (0.13%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.064%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.064%) logstash
10 1 (0.064%) Packer
10 1 (0.064%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 126 (8.01%) Microsoft
2 51 (3.24%) Google
3 47 (2.99%) Zend
4 27 (1.72%) Oracle
5 23 (1.46%) Adobe
6 22 (1.40%) Xamarin
7 19 (1.21%) Sitecore
8 17 (1.08%) Atlassian
8 17 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (0.83%) Hitachi
10 10 (0.64%) NVIDIA
11 7 (0.45%) Apple
12 6 (0.38%) Autodesk
13 4 (0.25%) IBM
13 4 (0.25%) SAP
13 4 (0.25%) ServiceNow
14 3 (0.19%) Remedy
14 3 (0.19%) SaltStack
14 3 (0.19%) Siemens
14 3 (0.19%) Splunk