Period
to 5 April 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 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 169 234 258
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 19.81% 21.81% 22.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.73% 34.67% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 195 179 267
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £24,050 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.20% +3.75%

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 473 675 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 55.45% 62.91% 60.26%
Number of salaries quoted 416 501 610
Median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,375 £68,750 £61,250
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 April 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 April 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 0 108 £47,500 +5.56% 34
Taunton +26 24 £34,250 -14.38% 7
Bridgwater +2 12 £50,000 +25.00%
Street -3 10 £62,500 -26.47% 1
Clevedon -1 7 £25,000 -23.08% 1
Minehead 0 4 £50,000 - 1
Yeovil -6 2 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Weston-super-Mare 0 1 £55,000 +69.23% 4
Portishead -10 1 £32,500 -43.48%
JavaScript
South West

For the 6 months to 5 April 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 78 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (40.24%) MVC
3 64 (37.87%) .NET
4 62 (36.69%) CSS
4 62 (36.69%) Python
5 59 (34.91%) HTML
6 58 (34.32%) C#
7 56 (33.14%) React
8 52 (30.77%) PHP
9 47 (27.81%) SQL
10 46 (27.22%) AngularJS
11 45 (26.63%) Java
11 45 (26.63%) Docker
12 42 (24.85%) Git (software)
13 41 (24.26%) Node.js
13 41 (24.26%) MongoDB
14 40 (23.67%) Software Engineering
14 40 (23.67%) Vue.js
15 39 (23.08%) Scrum
16 38 (22.49%) AWS
16 38 (22.49%) Open Source
17 37 (21.89%) Ruby
18 31 (18.34%) Continuous Integration
18 31 (18.34%) DevOps
18 31 (18.34%) Problem-Solving
19 29 (17.16%) .NET Framework
19 29 (17.16%) RESTful
19 29 (17.16%) Linux
20 28 (16.57%) Azure
21 27 (15.98%) Ruby on Rails

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 14 (8.28%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (4.14%) Apache Solr
3 6 (3.55%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.96%) WordPress
5 4 (2.37%) ArcGIS
6 3 (1.78%) Apache
6 3 (1.78%) CMS
7 1 (0.59%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Figma
1 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 38 (22.49%) AWS
2 28 (16.57%) Azure
3 12 (7.10%) Serverless
4 9 (5.33%) GitHub
5 8 (4.73%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (4.14%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (4.14%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (4.14%) GCP
6 7 (4.14%) Office 365
7 6 (3.55%) npm
7 6 (3.55%) SaaS
8 2 (1.18%) BrowserStack
8 2 (1.18%) PaaS
9 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.59%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.69%) HTTP
2 7 (4.14%) Extranet
3 3 (1.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.26%) MongoDB
2 18 (10.65%) SQL Server
3 16 (9.47%) MySQL
4 15 (8.88%) Redis
5 13 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.96%) CouchDB
6 5 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.37%) Geospatial Data
7 4 (2.37%) GIS
7 4 (2.37%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.78%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (1.78%) Big Data
8 3 (1.78%) Data Lake
8 3 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 42 (24.85%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.47%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.10%) Selenium
4 10 (5.92%) Subversion
5 9 (5.33%) TeamCity
6 8 (4.73%) GitLab
7 7 (4.14%) Axure RP
7 7 (4.14%) MSTest
7 7 (4.14%) NUnit
8 6 (3.55%) webpack
9 4 (2.37%) Gradle
9 4 (2.37%) Maven
10 3 (1.78%) JIRA
10 3 (1.78%) JUnit
11 2 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.18%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.18%) Newman
11 2 (1.18%) TestNG
11 2 (1.18%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (7.69%) Finance
2 9 (5.33%) Retail
3 7 (4.14%) Billing
3 7 (4.14%) Marketing
4 4 (2.37%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.78%) Electronics
5 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.18%) Advertising
7 1 (0.59%) Front Office
7 1 (0.59%) Games
7 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (60.36%) Developer
2 33 (19.53%) Software Developer
3 17 (10.06%) Full Stack Developer
4 16 (9.47%) Senior Developer
5 15 (8.88%) PHP Developer
6 13 (7.69%) Junior
7 12 (7.10%) Customer Engineer
7 12 (7.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (7.10%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (7.10%) Junior Developer
8 10 (5.92%) C# Developer
8 10 (5.92%) Web Developer
9 9 (5.33%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (5.33%) Junior Software Developer
10 8 (4.73%) .NET Developer
11 7 (4.14%) Designer
11 7 (4.14%) Interaction Designer
11 7 (4.14%) Lead Developer
11 7 (4.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 7 (4.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (37.87%) .NET
2 62 (36.69%) CSS
3 59 (34.91%) HTML
4 56 (33.14%) React
5 46 (27.22%) AngularJS
6 41 (24.26%) Node.js
7 40 (23.67%) Vue.js
8 29 (17.16%) .NET Framework
8 29 (17.16%) RESTful
9 27 (15.98%) Ruby on Rails
10 24 (14.20%) React Native
11 23 (13.61%) jQuery
12 22 (13.02%) HTML5
13 21 (12.43%) Web Services
14 19 (11.24%) REST
15 18 (10.65%) ASP.NET
16 15 (8.88%) .NET Core
16 15 (8.88%) Laravel
17 12 (7.10%) ASP.NET MVC
18 11 (6.51%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.65%) User Experience
2 7 (4.14%) EPoS
2 7 (4.14%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.96%) Cloud Native
4 4 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.78%) BBC
5 3 (1.78%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.18%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.59%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.59%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.16%) Linux
2 17 (10.06%) Android
3 11 (6.51%) Ubuntu
3 11 (6.51%) Unix
4 8 (4.73%) Windows
5 7 (4.14%) Debian
6 6 (3.55%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (40.24%) MVC
3 40 (23.67%) Software Engineering
4 39 (23.08%) Scrum
5 38 (22.49%) Open Source
6 31 (18.34%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (18.34%) DevOps
6 31 (18.34%) Problem-Solving
7 25 (14.79%) Unit Testing
8 22 (13.02%) Fintech
9 20 (11.83%) Front End Development
9 20 (11.83%) Test Automation
10 17 (10.06%) TDD
11 16 (9.47%) OO
11 16 (9.47%) Web Development
12 11 (6.51%) Data Protection
13 10 (5.92%) Analytics
13 10 (5.92%) Mentoring
13 10 (5.92%) User Stories
14 9 (5.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 62 (36.69%) Python
2 58 (34.32%) C#
3 52 (30.77%) PHP
4 47 (27.81%) SQL
5 45 (26.63%) Java
6 37 (21.89%) Ruby
7 23 (13.61%) Go
8 18 (10.65%) TypeScript
9 16 (9.47%) Objective-C
10 14 (8.28%) Bash Shell
11 11 (6.51%) PowerShell
12 10 (5.92%) C++
13 6 (3.55%) ES6
14 5 (2.96%) C
15 4 (2.37%) Apple Swift
16 2 (1.18%) Clojure
16 2 (1.18%) Perl
17 1 (0.59%) Groovy
17 1 (0.59%) Scala
17 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (14.79%) Degree
2 12 (7.10%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.73%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.37%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.37%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.78%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (1.18%) ISEB
7 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.92%) QA
System Software
1 45 (26.63%) Docker
2 7 (4.14%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.78%) Xen
5 2 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.59%) Ceph
6 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (11.24%) Kubernetes
2 8 (4.73%) Ansible
3 5 (2.96%) Terraform
4 3 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.78%) Puppet
5 2 (1.18%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.59%) Proxmox
6 1 (0.59%) Rancher
Vendors
1 11 (6.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.14%) Google
2 7 (4.14%) HP
2 7 (4.14%) IBM
2 7 (4.14%) Symantec
2 7 (4.14%) Veritas
3 6 (3.55%) VMware
4 3 (1.78%) Apple
4 3 (1.78%) Marketo
4 3 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.78%) SAP
5 2 (1.18%) Zend
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle
6 1 (0.59%) Tableau