Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 10 11
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 -4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 190 86 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 30.50% 18.74% 11.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.33% 27.65% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 134 62 40
Northern Ireland median annual salary £41,500 £38,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.50% +21.43% -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,400 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 509 311 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 81.70% 67.76% 51.88%
Number of salaries quoted 294 205 158
Northern Ireland median annual salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,050 £26,675
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 January 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 17 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
County Antrim +5 173 £41,500 +10.67% 27
County Londonderry -2 7 - -
County Tyrone - 2 £27,500 -
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 121 (63.68%) HTML
2 119 (62.63%) CSS
3 97 (51.05%) C#
3 97 (51.05%) .NET
4 90 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (38.95%) Microsoft
6 70 (36.84%) AngularJS
7 63 (33.16%) ASP.NET
8 58 (30.53%) jQuery
9 56 (29.47%) MVC
10 53 (27.89%) Python
11 52 (27.37%) Software Engineering
12 51 (26.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 45 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
14 43 (22.63%) SQL
15 41 (21.58%) User Experience
16 40 (21.05%) Scrum
17 39 (20.53%) Microsoft Azure
18 37 (19.47%) Unit Testing
19 36 (18.95%) Amazon AWS
20 35 (18.42%) Java
21 34 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
22 33 (17.37%) DevOps
22 33 (17.37%) React
23 32 (16.84%) Git (software)
24 30 (15.79%) TDD
24 30 (15.79%) SQL Server
25 29 (15.26%) Kanban
25 29 (15.26%) Web Development
25 29 (15.26%) .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 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.63%) Confluence
3 3 (1.58%) CMS
3 3 (1.58%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.05%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (20.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (18.95%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (10.00%) Office 365
4 10 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (3.16%) SaaS
6 5 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (2.11%) PaaS
8 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.53%) npm
8 1 (0.53%) Serverless
8 1 (0.53%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.68%) Internet
2 6 (3.16%) PuTTY
3 5 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (2.11%) VPN
5 3 (1.58%) HTTP
6 2 (1.05%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.53%) SMPP
7 1 (0.53%) SMS
7 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 27 (14.21%) NoSQL
3 15 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 14 (7.37%) MySQL
5 9 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (4.21%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.16%) MariaDB
7 6 (3.16%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.63%) Neo4j
8 5 (2.63%) Power BI
8 5 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.58%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (1.05%) Big Data
11 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (16.84%) Git (software)
2 20 (10.53%) webpack
3 16 (8.42%) JIRA
4 13 (6.84%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.26%) JUnit
6 9 (4.74%) Selenium
7 6 (3.16%) Bitbucket
7 6 (3.16%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.63%) Mockito
8 5 (2.63%) Subversion
8 5 (2.63%) TestComplete
8 5 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (2.11%) Appium
9 4 (2.11%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.11%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.11%) TestNG
9 4 (2.11%) WATIR
9 4 (2.11%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.05%) Gradle
General
1 9 (4.74%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.58%) Legal
2 3 (1.58%) Retail
3 1 (0.53%) Banking
3 1 (0.53%) Finance
3 1 (0.53%) Front Office
3 1 (0.53%) Games
3 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 154 (81.05%) Developer
2 73 (38.42%) Software Developer
3 58 (30.53%) .NET Developer
4 33 (17.37%) JavaScript Developer
5 28 (14.74%) .NET Software Developer
6 23 (12.11%) C# Developer
6 23 (12.11%) C# Software Developer
7 20 (10.53%) Python Developer
8 17 (8.95%) Java Developer
9 15 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (5.79%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (4.74%) Django Developer
11 9 (4.74%) Python/Django Developer
11 9 (4.74%) Web Developer
12 8 (4.21%) JavaScript Engineer
12 8 (4.21%) React Developer
13 7 (3.68%) Automation Tester
13 7 (3.68%) Java Web Developer
13 7 (3.68%) Senior Developer
13 7 (3.68%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (63.68%) HTML
2 119 (62.63%) CSS
3 97 (51.05%) .NET
4 70 (36.84%) AngularJS
5 63 (33.16%) ASP.NET
6 58 (30.53%) jQuery
7 51 (26.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (17.37%) React
9 29 (15.26%) .NET Framework
10 28 (14.74%) HTML5
11 24 (12.63%) WCF
11 24 (12.63%) Web Services
12 23 (12.11%) Node.js
13 18 (9.47%) Entity Framework
13 18 (9.47%) RESTful
14 17 (8.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (8.42%) JSON
16 15 (7.89%) Redux
16 15 (7.89%) Vue.js
16 15 (7.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (21.58%) User Experience
2 19 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 18 (9.47%) Fintech
4 15 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
5 14 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (5.26%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.11%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.58%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.53%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.58%) Linux
2 14 (7.37%) Unix
3 3 (1.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (29.47%) MVC
3 52 (27.37%) Software Engineering
4 45 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (21.05%) Scrum
6 37 (19.47%) Unit Testing
7 33 (17.37%) DevOps
8 30 (15.79%) TDD
9 29 (15.26%) Front End Development
9 29 (15.26%) Kanban
9 29 (15.26%) Web Development
10 25 (13.16%) Computer Science
11 19 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (9.47%) Analytics
12 18 (9.47%) OO
13 16 (8.42%) BDD
14 14 (7.37%) Refactoring
14 14 (7.37%) Test Automation
15 12 (6.32%) Data Analytics
16 11 (5.79%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 97 (51.05%) C#
2 53 (27.89%) Python
3 43 (22.63%) SQL
4 35 (18.42%) Java
5 13 (6.84%) TypeScript
6 12 (6.32%) Ruby
7 11 (5.79%) Perl
8 7 (3.68%) Java 8
9 6 (3.16%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.63%) C++
11 4 (2.11%) ES6
12 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.53%) C
13 1 (0.53%) Go
13 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.53%) PHP
13 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (12.63%) Degree
3 12 (6.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.63%) CISSP
4 5 (2.63%) OSCP
4 5 (2.63%) SANS
5 4 (2.11%) ISEB
5 4 (2.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.95%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (2.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.68%) Ansible
1 7 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (3.68%) Puppet
2 5 (2.63%) HP ALM
3 3 (1.58%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.05%) Grafana
4 2 (1.05%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.05%) Terraform
5 1 (0.53%) Kibana
Vendors
1 74 (38.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.16%) Twitter
3 5 (2.63%) HP
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle
4 2 (1.05%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.53%) Netezza
5 1 (0.53%) Sybase