Period
to 25 September 2018

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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 9 13
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 91 77 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 21.67% 17.91% 11.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.27% 27.02% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 80 57 34
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,750 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £26,000 £20,550 £27,725
90th Percentile £65,375 £53,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +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 291 285 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 69.29% 66.28% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 228 173 121
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 25 September 2018.

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 September 2018. 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 +3 82 £35,750 +2.14% 26
County Londonderry - 5 - - 1
County Tyrone +3 2 £27,500 +30.95%
County Armagh - 2 £40,000 - 1
JavaScript
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 59 (64.84%) HTML
2 55 (60.44%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (59.34%) CSS
4 47 (51.65%) C#
5 42 (46.15%) .NET
6 31 (34.07%) Java
7 29 (31.87%) AngularJS
8 28 (30.77%) jQuery
9 26 (28.57%) SQL
10 24 (26.37%) ASP.NET
10 24 (26.37%) Microsoft
10 24 (26.37%) Git (software)
11 21 (23.08%) Web Development
12 20 (21.98%) TDD
12 20 (21.98%) SQL Server
13 19 (20.88%) MVC
14 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
15 17 (18.68%) Scrum
15 17 (18.68%) Python
16 16 (17.58%) Node.js
16 16 (17.58%) Jenkins
17 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (16.48%) Amazon AWS
17 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (16.48%) Linux
17 15 (16.48%) OO
17 15 (16.48%) Degree
17 15 (16.48%) JSON
18 14 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
19 13 (14.29%) JIRA

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 5 (5.49%) Confluence
2 3 (3.30%) Apache
3 2 (2.20%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.20%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.20%) nginx
3 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.20%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.10%) CMS
4 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.10%) JBoss
4 1 (1.10%) Kentico
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.20%) nopCommerce
3 1 (1.10%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.48%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.49%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (5.49%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (4.40%) Office 365
4 2 (2.20%) npm
4 2 (2.20%) SaaS
4 2 (2.20%) Yarn
5 1 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (4.40%) PuTTY
2 4 (4.40%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.20%) VPN
4 1 (1.10%) Intranet
4 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.59%) Big Data
3 4 (4.40%) MariaDB
3 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.30%) MySQL
4 3 (3.30%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.20%) Redis
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.10%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.10%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 24 (26.37%) Git (software)
2 16 (17.58%) Jenkins
3 13 (14.29%) JIRA
4 5 (5.49%) Eclipse
4 5 (5.49%) Subversion
5 4 (4.40%) Bitbucket
5 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (3.30%) gulp
6 3 (3.30%) JUnit
6 3 (3.30%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.20%) Maven
8 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.10%) CA Release Automation
8 1 (1.10%) GoCD
8 1 (1.10%) Gradle
8 1 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.10%) Selenium
8 1 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (5.49%) Retail
2 3 (3.30%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Marketing
3 2 (2.20%) Front Office
4 1 (1.10%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Law
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (82.42%) Developer
2 42 (46.15%) Software Developer
3 19 (20.88%) .NET Developer
3 19 (20.88%) C# Developer
4 18 (19.78%) Java Developer
5 16 (17.58%) C# Software Developer
6 14 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (13.19%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (10.99%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Python Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Big Data Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Django Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Python/Django Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Security Engineer
11 5 (5.49%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Senior Security Engineer
12 4 (4.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 4 (4.40%) HTML Developer
13 3 (3.30%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (64.84%) HTML
2 54 (59.34%) CSS
3 42 (46.15%) .NET
4 29 (31.87%) AngularJS
5 28 (30.77%) jQuery
6 24 (26.37%) ASP.NET
7 16 (17.58%) Node.js
8 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (16.48%) JSON
9 12 (13.19%) HTML5
9 12 (13.19%) REST
9 12 (13.19%) Web Services
9 12 (13.19%) XML
10 11 (12.09%) React
11 10 (10.99%) .NET Framework
11 10 (10.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (9.89%) WCF
13 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (6.59%) Redux
14 6 (6.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Computer Science
1 12 (13.19%) User Experience
2 7 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Cloud
3 6 (6.59%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.30%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.20%) iPhone
6 2 (2.20%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.10%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.48%) Linux
2 3 (3.30%) Unix
3 2 (2.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (60.44%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.08%) Web Development
3 20 (21.98%) TDD
4 19 (20.88%) MVC
5 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
6 17 (18.68%) Scrum
7 15 (16.48%) OO
8 14 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (13.19%) Analytics
9 12 (13.19%) Refactoring
10 9 (9.89%) DevOps
11 8 (8.79%) Open Source
11 8 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (7.69%) E-Commerce
12 7 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.69%) SOLID
12 7 (7.69%) Test Automation
12 7 (7.69%) Unit Testing
13 6 (6.59%) SDLC
13 6 (6.59%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.65%) C#
2 31 (34.07%) Java
3 26 (28.57%) SQL
4 17 (18.68%) Python
5 9 (9.89%) Ruby
6 7 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.59%) Perl
8 4 (4.40%) Java 8
9 3 (3.30%) PHP
9 3 (3.30%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.20%) ES6
10 2 (2.20%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.10%) C
11 1 (1.10%) C++
11 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Degree
2 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (5.49%) CISSP
4 5 (5.49%) OSCP
4 5 (5.49%) SANS
5 1 (1.10%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.20%) Docker
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) Ansible
1 7 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (1.10%) Grafana
2 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.10%) logstash
2 1 (1.10%) Prometheus
2 1 (1.10%) Rundeck
2 1 (1.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (26.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle
3 4 (4.40%) IBM
3 4 (4.40%) Twitter
4 3 (3.30%) VMware
5 2 (2.20%) Google
5 2 (2.20%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.10%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.10%) FXall
6 1 (1.10%) Netezza
6 1 (1.10%) Reuters
6 1 (1.10%) Sybase