Period
to 5 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +9
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 108 169 211
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 20.61% 19.25% 20.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.64% 31.83% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 115 162 223
Median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,076 £29,413 £27,039
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 303 531 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 57.82% 60.48% 58.50%
Number of salaries quoted 268 428 522
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,029
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.83% +5.07%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £27,197
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,875 £62,375
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Somerset

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JavaScript in Somerset.

Salary trend for JavaScript in Somerset

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript in Somerset over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Somerset

JavaScript
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 5 July 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
Bath +1 94 £55,000 +25.71% 26
Taunton +22 8 £43,000 +36.12% 2
Minehead 0 2 £50,000 -
Street -2 2 £90,000 +5.88% 1
Bridgwater +1 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Yeovil 0 1 £50,000 +29.03%
JavaScript
South West

For the 6 months to 5 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 55 (50.93%) Python
2 46 (42.59%) MVC
3 45 (41.67%) .NET
4 43 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (38.89%) MongoDB
6 41 (37.96%) Docker
6 41 (37.96%) C#
6 41 (37.96%) Java
7 40 (37.04%) React
7 40 (37.04%) Node.js
8 36 (33.33%) PHP
9 35 (32.41%) Software Engineering
9 35 (32.41%) Vue.js
10 32 (29.63%) Ruby
11 31 (28.70%) Open Source
12 30 (27.78%) AngularJS
13 29 (26.85%) RESTful
13 29 (26.85%) HTML
14 28 (25.93%) AWS
15 27 (25.00%) .NET Framework
16 26 (24.07%) CSS
16 26 (24.07%) Problem-Solving
17 25 (23.15%) Scrum
18 24 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
18 24 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (21.30%) Go
20 22 (20.37%) React Native
21 20 (18.52%) TypeScript
21 20 (18.52%) Kubernetes
22 19 (17.59%) DevOps

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 13 (12.04%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.63%) NServiceBus
4 4 (3.70%) ArcGIS
4 4 (3.70%) WordPress
5 2 (1.85%) CMS
6 1 (0.93%) Apache
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.93%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.93%) AWS
2 15 (13.89%) Azure
3 10 (9.26%) Serverless
4 9 (8.33%) GitHub
5 8 (7.41%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (5.56%) GCP
7 3 (2.78%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.85%) npm
8 2 (1.85%) Trello
9 1 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) Extranet
2 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (38.89%) MongoDB
2 13 (12.04%) Redis
3 11 (10.19%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.63%) CouchDB
6 4 (3.70%) Geospatial Data
6 4 (3.70%) MySQL
7 3 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (2.78%) Big Data
7 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.93%) GIS
8 1 (0.93%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 17 (15.74%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.33%) Selenium
3 5 (4.63%) JIRA
4 4 (3.70%) Gradle
4 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.70%) Maven
4 4 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (2.78%) webpack
6 2 (1.85%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.93%) Babel
7 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.93%) ESLint
7 1 (0.93%) GitLab
7 1 (0.93%) JUnit
7 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.93%) TestNG
7 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.93%) Xcode
General
1 6 (5.56%) Finance
2 5 (4.63%) Billing
2 5 (4.63%) Marketing
3 2 (1.85%) Advertising
3 2 (1.85%) Electronics
3 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.85%) Public Sector
3 2 (1.85%) Retail
3 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (50.93%) Developer
2 16 (14.81%) Senior Developer
3 12 (11.11%) Customer Engineer
3 12 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 11 (10.19%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (6.48%) Lead Developer
8 6 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Analyst
9 5 (4.63%) Architect
9 5 (4.63%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.70%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.70%) PHP Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (41.67%) .NET
2 40 (37.04%) Node.js
2 40 (37.04%) React
3 35 (32.41%) Vue.js
4 30 (27.78%) AngularJS
5 29 (26.85%) HTML
5 29 (26.85%) RESTful
6 27 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 26 (24.07%) CSS
8 24 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
9 22 (20.37%) React Native
10 14 (12.96%) .NET Core
10 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET
10 14 (12.96%) Web Services
11 13 (12.04%) HTML5
12 10 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (9.26%) Laravel
13 7 (6.48%) JSON
13 7 (6.48%) REST
14 6 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.70%) Cloud Native
2 4 (3.70%) User Experience
3 2 (1.85%) Blog
3 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.85%) NHS
3 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.93%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (0.93%) EPoS
4 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.74%) Android
1 17 (15.74%) Linux
2 10 (9.26%) Ubuntu
3 6 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.56%) Debian
4 5 (4.63%) Unix
5 4 (3.70%) Windows
6 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.59%) MVC
2 43 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (32.41%) Software Engineering
4 31 (28.70%) Open Source
5 26 (24.07%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (23.15%) Scrum
7 24 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (17.59%) DevOps
8 19 (17.59%) Fintech
9 14 (12.96%) Test Automation
10 9 (8.33%) TDD
10 9 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 8 (7.41%) Front End Development
12 7 (6.48%) Mentoring
12 7 (6.48%) OO
13 6 (5.56%) BDD
13 6 (5.56%) Data-Driven Decision Making
13 6 (5.56%) Microservices
14 5 (4.63%) Web Development
15 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.93%) Python
2 41 (37.96%) C#
2 41 (37.96%) Java
3 36 (33.33%) PHP
4 32 (29.63%) Ruby
5 23 (21.30%) Go
6 20 (18.52%) TypeScript
7 16 (14.81%) Objective-C
8 15 (13.89%) SQL
9 12 (11.11%) Bash Shell
10 9 (8.33%) C++
11 6 (5.56%) C
12 5 (4.63%) ES6
13 3 (2.78%) Perl
13 3 (2.78%) Scala
14 2 (1.85%) ES7
14 2 (1.85%) Groovy
14 2 (1.85%) Kotlin
14 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.93%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 14 (12.96%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.78%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.85%) ISEB
4 2 (1.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 41 (37.96%) Docker
2 7 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.78%) Xen
4 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.85%) vSphere
5 1 (0.93%) Ceph
5 1 (0.93%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 20 (18.52%) Kubernetes
2 6 (5.56%) Ansible
2 6 (5.56%) Terraform
3 2 (1.85%) Rancher
3 2 (1.85%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.93%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 8 (7.41%) VMware
2 4 (3.70%) Google
3 3 (2.78%) Cadence
3 3 (2.78%) Marketo
3 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.85%) SAP
5 1 (0.93%) Apple
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.93%) Zend