Period
to 28 July 2021

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 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 2 3 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 164 98 154
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 25.35% 22.69% 19.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.94% 35.90% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 124 85 137
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,550 £28,800
25th Percentile £36,250 £45,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -18.18% +37.50% -5.88%
75th Percentile £57,500 £68,750 £51,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,000 £64,250
South West median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 357 273 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 55.18% 63.19% 60.50%
Number of salaries quoted 268 240 414
10th Percentile £30,800 £27,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -4.83%
75th Percentile £55,313 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,375 £68,375
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 28 July 2021.

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 28 July 2021. 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 0 72 £47,500 -13.64% 28
Taunton +2 14 £32,500 -21.21% 4
Yeovil - 14 £40,000 - 2
Frome - 7 - -
Bridgwater - 6 £35,000 - 1
Minehead 0 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Street -9 3 £55,000 -15.38%
Clevedon - 2 £30,000 - 1
Wells - 2 £32,500 -
JavaScript
South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, 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 73 (44.51%) HTML
1 73 (44.51%) PHP
2 67 (40.85%) React
3 56 (34.15%) MySQL
4 55 (33.54%) Git (software)
5 54 (32.93%) CSS
6 42 (25.61%) Software Engineering
7 41 (25.00%) C#
8 38 (23.17%) SQL
8 38 (23.17%) TypeScript
8 38 (23.17%) Docker
9 37 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (21.34%) jQuery
11 34 (20.73%) Node.js
12 31 (18.90%) .NET
12 31 (18.90%) OO
12 31 (18.90%) Laravel
13 29 (17.68%) MVC
14 27 (16.46%) AngularJS
14 27 (16.46%) Front End Development
15 26 (15.85%) Scrum
15 26 (15.85%) MongoDB
16 25 (15.24%) Full Stack Development
17 24 (14.63%) Test Automation
18 23 (14.02%) Software Testing
18 23 (14.02%) Vue.js
19 22 (13.41%) Linux
19 22 (13.41%) Java
20 21 (12.80%) NoSQL
20 21 (12.80%) Azure

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 9 (5.49%) CMS
2 8 (4.88%) WordPress
3 4 (2.44%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.22%) Confluence
5 2 (1.22%) Drupal
5 2 (1.22%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.22%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.61%) Apache
6 1 (0.61%) JBoss
6 1 (0.61%) nginx
6 1 (0.61%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.61%) Adobe XD
1 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) OpenCart
1 5 (3.05%) WebTrends
2 4 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.80%) AWS
1 21 (12.80%) Azure
2 13 (7.93%) GCP
3 10 (6.10%) SaaS
4 7 (4.27%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (4.27%) Power Platform
5 4 (2.44%) npm
6 3 (1.83%) BrowserStack
6 3 (1.83%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.22%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.22%) Azure Stack
7 2 (1.22%) GitHub
7 2 (1.22%) Serverless
8 1 (0.61%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.61%) Azure Logic Apps
8 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.61%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.61%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (0.61%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.66%) HTTP
2 3 (1.83%) ICMP
2 3 (1.83%) SSL
3 2 (1.22%) Skype
4 1 (0.61%) Firewall
4 1 (0.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.61%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (34.15%) MySQL
2 26 (15.85%) MongoDB
3 21 (12.80%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.93%) MariaDB
4 13 (7.93%) SQL Server
5 12 (7.32%) Redis
6 9 (5.49%) CouchDB
7 6 (3.66%) Power BI
8 4 (2.44%) Apache Hive
8 4 (2.44%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.22%) Big Data
9 2 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.22%) Tableau
10 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (33.54%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.98%) PHPUnit
3 12 (7.32%) JIRA
4 10 (6.10%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.10%) Selenium
5 8 (4.88%) Ant
5 8 (4.88%) Maven
6 5 (3.05%) webpack
7 4 (2.44%) gulp
8 3 (1.83%) Babel
8 3 (1.83%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.83%) Postman
8 3 (1.83%) Subversion
9 2 (1.22%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.22%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.22%) Storybook
9 2 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.22%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (7.93%) Marketing
2 12 (7.32%) Social Skills
3 8 (4.88%) Finance
3 8 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.27%) Public Sector
4 7 (4.27%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.66%) Electronics
6 3 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.22%) Billing
7 2 (1.22%) Games
7 2 (1.22%) Law
7 2 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.61%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 130 (79.27%) Developer
2 34 (20.73%) PHP Developer
3 29 (17.68%) Senior Developer
4 20 (12.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 18 (10.98%) Software Developer
6 16 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (9.15%) MySQL Developer
8 14 (8.54%) React Developer
9 12 (7.32%) Java Developer
10 10 (6.10%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 8 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (4.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 8 (4.88%) Software Engineer
12 7 (4.27%) .NET Developer
12 7 (4.27%) Senior PHP Developer
13 6 (3.66%) Graduate
13 6 (3.66%) Graduate Developer
13 6 (3.66%) Product Manager
13 6 (3.66%) Technical Manager
13 6 (3.66%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (44.51%) HTML
2 67 (40.85%) React
3 54 (32.93%) CSS
4 35 (21.34%) jQuery
5 34 (20.73%) Node.js
6 31 (18.90%) .NET
6 31 (18.90%) Laravel
7 27 (16.46%) AngularJS
8 23 (14.02%) Vue.js
9 19 (11.59%) Symfony
10 18 (10.98%) HTML5
11 17 (10.37%) REST
12 16 (9.76%) LAMP
13 14 (8.54%) Kafka
14 12 (7.32%) Sass
15 11 (6.71%) ASP.NET
16 10 (6.10%) SOAP
17 9 (5.49%) .NET Framework
17 9 (5.49%) RESTful
17 9 (5.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.15%) User Experience
2 10 (6.10%) Mobile App
2 10 (6.10%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (4.27%) EPoS
5 3 (1.83%) Animation
5 3 (1.83%) PKI
6 2 (1.22%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.22%) NHS
6 2 (1.22%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.61%) Legacy Applications
7 1 (0.61%) Life Science
7 1 (0.61%) Photography
7 1 (0.61%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.41%) Linux
2 17 (10.37%) Windows
3 6 (3.66%) Android
4 5 (3.05%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.05%) Unix
5 1 (0.61%) CentOS
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.61%) Software Engineering
2 37 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (18.90%) OO
4 29 (17.68%) MVC
5 27 (16.46%) Front End Development
6 26 (15.85%) Scrum
7 25 (15.24%) Full Stack Development
8 24 (14.63%) Test Automation
9 23 (14.02%) Software Testing
10 20 (12.20%) Fintech
11 19 (11.59%) DevOps
11 19 (11.59%) TDD
12 18 (10.98%) Unit Testing
13 17 (10.37%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (9.15%) OOD
16 13 (7.93%) Analytics
16 13 (7.93%) SOLID
16 13 (7.93%) Technical Debt
17 12 (7.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (44.51%) PHP
2 41 (25.00%) C#
3 38 (23.17%) SQL
3 38 (23.17%) TypeScript
4 22 (13.41%) Java
5 18 (10.98%) Python
6 10 (6.10%) ES6
7 7 (4.27%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.27%) C++
8 4 (2.44%) Go
8 4 (2.44%) Ruby
9 3 (1.83%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.83%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.22%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.22%) JSX
10 2 (1.22%) Kotlin
10 2 (1.22%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.61%) Clojure
11 1 (0.61%) ClojureScript
11 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (10.37%) Degree
2 7 (4.27%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.22%) PhD
4 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.61%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.27%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.05%) Accessibility
2 5 (3.05%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) GDPR
System Software
1 38 (23.17%) Docker
2 3 (1.83%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 5 (3.05%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.44%) Terraform
3 1 (0.61%) Ansible
3 1 (0.61%) cPanel
Vendors
1 12 (7.32%) Google
2 8 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.88%) SAP
3 3 (1.83%) Zend
4 2 (1.22%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.22%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.61%) Apple
5 1 (0.61%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.61%) Netlify