Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 170 226 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 20.43% 22.49% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.56% 35.53% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 157 157 279
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +9.21%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,500 £57,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 478 636 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 57.45% 63.28% 64.11%
Number of salaries quoted 417 479 691
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £29,550 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Somerset

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript in Somerset.

Salary trend for JavaScript in Somerset

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 January 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 18 January 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 86 £42,500 -5.56% 17
Taunton +16 25 £31,589 -9.75% 10
Bridgwater +10 24 £50,000 +53.85% 2
Street +4 17 £67,500 -15.63%
Clevedon - 7 £25,000 -
Minehead 0 3 £50,000 - 2
Weston-super-Mare 0 2 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Glastonbury -4 1 - -
Yeovil -6 1 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Portishead -11 1 £32,500 -27.78%
JavaScript
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 86 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (42.94%) CSS
3 70 (41.18%) HTML
4 68 (40.00%) SQL
5 61 (35.88%) Git (software)
6 57 (33.53%) React
7 50 (29.41%) C#
8 48 (28.24%) MVC
8 48 (28.24%) AngularJS
9 45 (26.47%) Scrum
9 45 (26.47%) .NET
10 39 (22.94%) PHP
10 39 (22.94%) DevOps
11 35 (20.59%) Linux
12 34 (20.00%) Vue.js
13 33 (19.41%) Python
14 32 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (17.65%) Azure
15 30 (17.65%) Unit Testing
15 30 (17.65%) Front End Development
16 29 (17.06%) Analytics
16 29 (17.06%) Node.js
17 28 (16.47%) Test Automation
18 27 (15.88%) jQuery
19 26 (15.29%) Java
20 24 (14.12%) SQL Server
20 24 (14.12%) HTML5
20 24 (14.12%) Jenkins
21 23 (13.53%) MongoDB
21 23 (13.53%) Software Engineering

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 (7.65%) Apache Solr
2 2 (1.18%) Apache
2 2 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.18%) WordPress
3 1 (0.59%) CMS
3 1 (0.59%) Drupal
3 1 (0.59%) Gunicorn
3 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Figma
1 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.35%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.59%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 30 (17.65%) Azure
2 22 (12.94%) AWS
3 13 (7.65%) npm
4 10 (5.88%) SaaS
5 8 (4.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (4.12%) Office 365
7 6 (3.53%) GCP
7 6 (3.53%) Serverless
8 4 (2.35%) GitHub
8 4 (2.35%) PaaS
9 3 (1.76%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (1.18%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.59%) IaaS
11 1 (0.59%) Slack
11 1 (0.59%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.65%) Extranet
2 12 (7.06%) HTTP
3 5 (2.94%) Internet
4 2 (1.18%) Network Security
4 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.53%) MongoDB
2 23 (13.53%) MySQL
3 19 (11.18%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.94%) Geospatial Data
5 5 (2.94%) GIS
6 4 (2.35%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.76%) Data Lake
7 3 (1.76%) Redis
8 2 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.18%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.59%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 61 (35.88%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.12%) Jenkins
3 17 (10.00%) Subversion
4 12 (7.06%) webpack
5 11 (6.47%) Selenium
6 9 (5.29%) MSTest
6 9 (5.29%) TeamCity
7 7 (4.12%) Axure RP
7 7 (4.12%) GitLab
7 7 (4.12%) NUnit
8 5 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.94%) Postman
8 5 (2.94%) Travis CI
9 3 (1.76%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.76%) Gradle
9 3 (1.76%) JUnit
9 3 (1.76%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.18%) Newman
10 2 (1.18%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.18%) Zephyr
General
1 22 (12.94%) Retail
2 15 (8.82%) Finance
3 8 (4.71%) Marketing
4 7 (4.12%) Public Sector
5 4 (2.35%) Electronics
5 4 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.76%) Billing
7 2 (1.18%) Games
8 1 (0.59%) Front Office
8 1 (0.59%) Local Government
8 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 121 (71.18%) Developer
2 26 (15.29%) Software Developer
3 22 (12.94%) Full Stack Developer
3 22 (12.94%) PHP Developer
4 16 (9.41%) Junior
5 15 (8.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (7.65%) Junior Developer
7 12 (7.06%) C# Developer
7 12 (7.06%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (7.06%) Web Developer
8 10 (5.88%) Angular Developer
8 10 (5.88%) Junior Software Developer
9 9 (5.29%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.29%) Tester
10 8 (4.71%) .NET Developer
11 7 (4.12%) Designer
11 7 (4.12%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.12%) Interaction Designer
11 7 (4.12%) React Developer
11 7 (4.12%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (42.94%) CSS
2 70 (41.18%) HTML
3 57 (33.53%) React
4 48 (28.24%) AngularJS
5 45 (26.47%) .NET
6 34 (20.00%) Vue.js
7 29 (17.06%) Node.js
8 27 (15.88%) jQuery
9 24 (14.12%) HTML5
10 22 (12.94%) ASP.NET
11 18 (10.59%) Ajax
11 18 (10.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (10.00%) Sass
13 16 (9.41%) Laravel
13 16 (9.41%) REST
14 14 (8.24%) CSS3
15 13 (7.65%) LESS
15 13 (7.65%) Web Services
16 12 (7.06%) .NET Core
17 10 (5.88%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.00%) User Experience
2 13 (7.65%) EPoS
3 10 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.53%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.76%) BBC
6 3 (1.76%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.59%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.59%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.59%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.59%) Linux
2 14 (8.24%) Unix
3 6 (3.53%) Windows
4 3 (1.76%) Android
4 3 (1.76%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.76%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.18%) Debian
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.24%) MVC
3 45 (26.47%) Scrum
4 39 (22.94%) DevOps
5 32 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (17.65%) Front End Development
6 30 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 29 (17.06%) Analytics
8 28 (16.47%) Test Automation
9 23 (13.53%) Software Engineering
10 22 (12.94%) Web Development
11 20 (11.76%) TDD
12 19 (11.18%) Open Source
13 17 (10.00%) Fintech
14 16 (9.41%) OO
15 14 (8.24%) SDLC
16 13 (7.65%) Data Protection
16 13 (7.65%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (7.65%) Project Management
16 13 (7.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (40.00%) SQL
2 50 (29.41%) C#
3 39 (22.94%) PHP
4 33 (19.41%) Python
5 26 (15.29%) Java
6 22 (12.94%) TypeScript
7 12 (7.06%) Ruby
8 11 (6.47%) PowerShell
9 10 (5.88%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.71%) Clojure
11 7 (4.12%) ES6
12 5 (2.94%) Scala
13 4 (2.35%) Go
14 3 (1.76%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.76%) C++
14 3 (1.76%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.76%) Perl
15 2 (1.18%) Erlang
15 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.59%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (11.76%) Degree
2 11 (6.47%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (4.71%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.35%) ISEB
4 4 (2.35%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 22 (12.94%) Docker
2 8 (4.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.12%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.94%) Ansible
3 4 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.35%) Puppet
4 2 (1.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (11.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.12%) HP
2 7 (4.12%) IBM
2 7 (4.12%) Symantec
2 7 (4.12%) Veritas
3 5 (2.94%) Google
4 4 (2.35%) SAP
4 4 (2.35%) Zend
5 3 (1.76%) Apple
6 2 (1.18%) Tableau
7 1 (0.59%) Adobe
7 1 (0.59%) jBASE
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle
7 1 (0.59%) Pinterest
7 1 (0.59%) VMware