Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Express skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Express over the 6 months to 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Express
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 209 268 483
Rank change year-on-year +59 +215 +10
Permanent jobs citing Express 284 21 36
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.63% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.95% 0.58% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 58 20 31
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,275 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,313 £35,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,750 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +27.50% -9.09% +22.22%
75th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £65,625
90th Percentile £93,750 £80,125 £67,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -8.70% +4.55%

Express is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 7,196 3,638 9,943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.27% 44.12% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5,250 3,183 8,620
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,000 £29,475
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +6.80%

Express
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Express as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Express in the South East

Express
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Express in the South East.

Salary trend for Express in the South East

Express
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Express in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Express in the South East

Express
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Express within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Hampshire +45 239 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Thames Valley -73 33 £61,250 -15.52% 9
Berkshire -64 17 £47,500 -34.48% 3
Oxfordshire -11 16 £65,000 +85.71% 2
East Sussex - 6 £65,000 - 2
Surrey -66 4 £81,250 - 1
Kent - 2 £53,750 - 2
Express
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT jobs citing Express 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 South East region with a requirement for Express.

1 276 (97.18%) Node.js
2 261 (91.90%) React
3 249 (87.68%) Agile Software Development
4 240 (84.51%) CSS
5 237 (83.45%) AngularJS
6 225 (79.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 225 (79.23%) Redux
6 225 (79.23%) Software Engineering
7 224 (78.87%) Java
7 224 (78.87%) Storybook
8 222 (78.17%) Finance
8 222 (78.17%) DevOps
9 220 (77.46%) Degree
10 218 (76.76%) Cypress.io
11 217 (76.41%) Spring
11 217 (76.41%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 217 (76.41%) Protractor
11 217 (76.41%) Okta
11 217 (76.41%) Tailwind CSS
12 216 (76.06%) Banking
13 215 (75.70%) Law
14 214 (75.35%) Microservices
14 214 (75.35%) Digital Banking
14 214 (75.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 212 (74.65%) Computer Science
16 207 (72.89%) Git (software)
16 207 (72.89%) RESTful
17 202 (71.13%) Jenkins
18 201 (70.77%) Cucumber
19 200 (70.42%) GitHub

Express
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 194 (68.31%) GemFire
2 189 (66.55%) Apache
2 189 (66.55%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.46%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.70%) SAS
5 1 (0.35%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.76%) Figma
2 4 (1.41%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 200 (70.42%) GitHub
2 166 (58.45%) AWS
3 135 (47.54%) Amazon Kinesis
4 99 (34.86%) Azure
5 98 (34.51%) GCP
6 41 (14.44%) OpenShift
7 19 (6.69%) Serverless
8 18 (6.34%) PaaS
9 13 (4.58%) npm
10 9 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (2.82%) SaaS
12 6 (2.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (2.11%) Amazon Cognito
12 6 (2.11%) Amazon S3
12 6 (2.11%) Heroku
13 2 (0.70%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.35%) HTTP
1 1 (0.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (66.90%) PostgreSQL
2 189 (66.55%) HBase
3 182 (64.08%) MariaDB
3 182 (64.08%) Redis
4 158 (55.63%) NoSQL
5 151 (53.17%) Relational Database
6 128 (45.07%) Big Data
7 21 (7.39%) MongoDB
8 10 (3.52%) MySQL
9 7 (2.46%) Apache Hive
9 7 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.46%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.46%) OLTP
10 6 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (2.11%) Blockchain
10 6 (2.11%) Data Lake
11 3 (1.06%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.35%) OLAP
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 224 (78.87%) Storybook
2 218 (76.76%) Cypress.io
3 217 (76.41%) Protractor
4 207 (72.89%) Git (software)
5 202 (71.13%) Jenkins
6 201 (70.77%) Cucumber
7 194 (68.31%) JUnit
7 194 (68.31%) Sonatype Nexus
8 189 (66.55%) Eclipse
8 189 (66.55%) Gradle
8 189 (66.55%) IntelliJ
9 182 (64.08%) Mockito
10 129 (45.42%) Artifactory
11 90 (31.69%) SonarQube
12 13 (4.58%) Jasmine
12 13 (4.58%) webpack
13 7 (2.46%) Appium
13 7 (2.46%) Selenium
14 6 (2.11%) Karma Test Runner
15 3 (1.06%) Bitbucket
General
1 222 (78.17%) Finance
2 216 (76.06%) Banking
3 215 (75.70%) Law
4 214 (75.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 15 (5.28%) Social Skills
6 6 (2.11%) Marketing
6 6 (2.11%) Wearables
7 4 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Automotive
8 1 (0.35%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 173 (60.92%) Software Engineer
2 101 (35.56%) Developer
3 100 (35.21%) Principal Engineer
3 100 (35.21%) Principal Software Engineer
4 59 (20.77%) Lead Software Engineer
5 49 (17.25%) Lead Developer
6 44 (15.49%) Lead Software Developer
6 44 (15.49%) Software Developer
7 24 (8.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 22 (7.75%) React Developer
9 17 (5.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 15 (5.28%) Full Stack Developer
11 13 (4.58%) Senior Software Engineer
12 12 (4.23%) Backend Developer
13 11 (3.87%) Senior Developer
14 10 (3.52%) DevOps Engineer
14 10 (3.52%) Node.js Developer
15 8 (2.82%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 8 (2.82%) Senior React Developer
16 7 (2.46%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (97.18%) Node.js
2 261 (91.90%) React
3 240 (84.51%) CSS
4 237 (83.45%) AngularJS
5 225 (79.23%) Redux
5 225 (79.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 217 (76.41%) Spring
6 217 (76.41%) Tailwind CSS
7 207 (72.89%) RESTful
8 195 (68.66%) JSON
9 194 (68.31%) Kafka
10 189 (66.55%) Spark Streaming
11 182 (64.08%) WireMock
12 175 (61.62%) Play Framework
13 136 (47.89%) RabbitMQ
14 132 (46.48%) LAMP
14 132 (46.48%) LAPP Stack
15 56 (19.72%) Web Services
16 30 (10.56%) HTML
17 23 (8.10%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 189 (66.55%) Linux Command Line
2 116 (40.85%) User Experience
3 67 (23.59%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (4.58%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.46%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.11%) Cloud Native
7 2 (0.70%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.35%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.35%) New Media
8 1 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 194 (68.31%) Linux
2 189 (66.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (87.68%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (79.23%) Software Engineering
3 222 (78.17%) DevOps
4 217 (76.41%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 214 (75.35%) Digital Banking
5 214 (75.35%) Microservices
6 212 (74.65%) Computer Science
7 193 (67.96%) Full Stack Development
8 189 (66.55%) Validation
9 177 (62.32%) Business Continuity
10 132 (46.48%) OO
11 130 (45.77%) Performance Monitoring
12 129 (45.42%) Clean Code
12 129 (45.42%) High Availability
12 129 (45.42%) Software Testing
13 126 (44.37%) TDD
14 124 (43.66%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 123 (43.31%) BDD
15 123 (43.31%) Open Source
16 119 (41.90%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 224 (78.87%) Java
2 191 (67.25%) Groovy
3 189 (66.55%) Shell Script
4 161 (56.69%) Python
5 58 (20.42%) JavaScript
6 20 (7.04%) TypeScript
7 10 (3.52%) ES6
8 9 (3.17%) C#
9 8 (2.82%) SQL
10 6 (2.11%) ES7
11 4 (1.41%) PHP
12 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 220 (77.46%) Degree
2 182 (64.08%) OCP
2 182 (64.08%) Oracle Certification
3 13 (4.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.41%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.06%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.06%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.70%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 189 (66.55%) HDFS
2 137 (48.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (7.39%) Docker
4 7 (2.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 189 (66.55%) Ansible
2 66 (23.24%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (7.39%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.06%) OpenNebula
4 3 (1.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 217 (76.41%) Okta
2 194 (68.31%) VMware
3 4 (1.41%) Adobe
4 2 (0.70%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle