Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 10 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 +5
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 178 56 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 24.90% 14.66% 14.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.46% 23.14% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 136 47 63
Northern Ireland median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +11.43% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,000 £57,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 502 242 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 70.21% 63.35% 59.12%
Number of salaries quoted 321 193 243
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,200 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.15%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Northern Ireland

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in Northern Ireland

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Northern Ireland

JavaScript
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
County Antrim +6 164 £45,000 +20.00% 19
County Londonderry -2 10 £40,000 -20.00%
County Down - 1 £30,000 -
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 120 (67.42%) HTML
2 103 (57.87%) CSS
3 95 (53.37%) C#
4 94 (52.81%) .NET
5 70 (39.33%) ASP.NET
6 68 (38.20%) Microsoft
7 63 (35.39%) AngularJS
8 60 (33.71%) MVC
9 59 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
10 57 (32.02%) jQuery
11 54 (30.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (28.09%) Microsoft Azure
13 44 (24.72%) Unit Testing
13 44 (24.72%) Microsoft Certification
14 43 (24.16%) Software Engineering
15 36 (20.22%) DevOps
16 35 (19.66%) SQL
17 34 (19.10%) Web Services
18 33 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (18.54%) Amazon AWS
19 31 (17.42%) Front End Development
20 30 (16.85%) NoSQL
20 30 (16.85%) React
21 29 (16.29%) Python
21 29 (16.29%) Stakeholder Management
22 26 (14.61%) Java
22 26 (14.61%) HTML5
23 22 (12.36%) XML
24 21 (11.80%) Web Development
25 20 (11.24%) .NET Framework

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 15 (8.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.25%) JBoss
3 3 (1.69%) CMS
3 3 (1.69%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.56%) Apache
4 1 (0.56%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.56%) Moodle
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.56%) Totara
Applications
1 4 (2.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (6.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (28.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (18.54%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (11.24%) SaaS
4 16 (8.99%) Office 365
5 15 (8.43%) Dynamics 365
6 11 (6.18%) Power Platform
7 10 (5.62%) PaaS
8 2 (1.12%) PowerApps
8 2 (1.12%) Serverless
9 1 (0.56%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.93%) Internet
2 5 (2.81%) HTTP
3 4 (2.25%) PuTTY
4 2 (1.12%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.12%) SMPP
4 2 (1.12%) SMS
4 2 (1.12%) VPN
5 1 (0.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.85%) NoSQL
2 15 (8.43%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.30%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.18%) Power BI
5 10 (5.62%) MySQL
6 9 (5.06%) RDBMS
6 9 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.25%) MariaDB
7 4 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.56%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.56%) GIS
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (10.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.30%) webpack
3 10 (5.62%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (3.93%) JIRA
5 5 (2.81%) Maven
5 5 (2.81%) Selenium
6 4 (2.25%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.69%) TestComplete
8 2 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.56%) Appium
9 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.56%) JUnit
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.56%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.56%) TestNG
9 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.56%) WATIR
9 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (6.18%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.25%) Marketing
3 2 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Back Office
4 1 (0.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (86.52%) Developer
2 55 (30.90%) Software Developer
3 52 (29.21%) .NET Developer
4 19 (10.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 18 (10.11%) ServiceNow Developer
6 13 (7.30%) Senior Developer
7 12 (6.74%) Java Developer
8 11 (6.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (5.06%) JavaScript Engineer
9 9 (5.06%) Python Developer
10 8 (4.49%) .NET Software Developer
10 8 (4.49%) React Developer
10 8 (4.49%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (3.93%) Software Engineer
12 6 (3.37%) C# Developer
13 5 (2.81%) C++ Developer
13 5 (2.81%) C++ Software Developer
13 5 (2.81%) C++/Java Developer
13 5 (2.81%) Java Software Developer
13 5 (2.81%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (67.42%) HTML
2 103 (57.87%) CSS
3 94 (52.81%) .NET
4 70 (39.33%) ASP.NET
5 63 (35.39%) AngularJS
6 57 (32.02%) jQuery
7 54 (30.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (19.10%) Web Services
9 30 (16.85%) React
10 26 (14.61%) HTML5
11 22 (12.36%) XML
12 20 (11.24%) .NET Framework
13 18 (10.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (10.11%) Entity Framework
14 14 (7.87%) JSON
14 14 (7.87%) Vue.js
15 12 (6.74%) REST
16 11 (6.18%) CSS3
16 11 (6.18%) Node.js
17 10 (5.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.24%) User Experience
2 13 (7.30%) Fintech
3 11 (6.18%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.06%) Enterprise Cloud
5 6 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.81%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.12%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.12%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.12%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.56%) Blog
10 1 (0.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.55%) Linux
2 10 (5.62%) Unix
3 5 (2.81%) Solaris
4 1 (0.56%) Android
4 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (33.71%) MVC
2 59 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (24.72%) Unit Testing
4 43 (24.16%) Software Engineering
5 36 (20.22%) DevOps
6 33 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (17.42%) Front End Development
8 29 (16.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (11.80%) Web Development
10 18 (10.11%) Service Design
11 17 (9.55%) Scrum
12 14 (7.87%) Kanban
12 14 (7.87%) OO
12 14 (7.87%) TDD
13 12 (6.74%) CRM
14 11 (6.18%) Computer Science
15 10 (5.62%) BDD
15 10 (5.62%) Test Automation
16 8 (4.49%) Analytics
16 8 (4.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 95 (53.37%) C#
2 35 (19.66%) SQL
3 29 (16.29%) Python
4 26 (14.61%) Java
5 18 (10.11%) TypeScript
6 6 (3.37%) C++
7 5 (2.81%) Go
8 4 (2.25%) Ruby
9 3 (1.69%) PHP
10 2 (1.12%) Clojure
10 2 (1.12%) Erlang
10 2 (1.12%) Java 8
10 2 (1.12%) Java 9
11 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.56%) Scala
11 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (24.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (7.87%) Degree
3 10 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.69%) ISEB
4 3 (1.69%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.30%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) PMO
3 1 (0.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (2.25%) Docker
1 4 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) HP ALM
1 3 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.12%) Kibana
2 2 (1.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 68 (38.20%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.11%) ServiceNow
3 6 (3.37%) HP
3 6 (3.37%) Oracle
4 5 (2.81%) Twitter
4 5 (2.81%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.69%) Google
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco
6 1 (0.56%) ESRI