Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 5,243 6,683 5,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.57% 21.62% 16.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.83% 37.68% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4,773 6,180 4,793
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 15,054 17,736 15,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.20% 57.38% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13,021 15,496 13,760
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in the South East

JavaScript
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in the South East

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in the South East

JavaScript
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 JavaScript within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Thames Valley 0 2,017 £50,000 +11.11% 373
Hampshire 0 1,427 £45,000 +12.50% 176
Berkshire -1 1,069 £55,000 +15.79% 157
Surrey -4 636 £45,000 -10.00% 181
Oxfordshire 0 544 £47,500 +11.76% 123
East Sussex 0 525 £50,000 +11.11% 54
West Sussex +1 467 £42,500 -5.56% 44
Buckinghamshire -2 405 £45,000 - 93
Kent -2 156 £40,000 -5.88% 70
Middlesex -1 11 £50,000 -44.44% 2
Isle of Wight 0 5 £32,500 +8.33%
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 3,224 (61.49%) HTML
2 3,076 (58.67%) CSS
3 2,497 (47.63%) C#
4 2,381 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2,333 (44.50%) .NET
6 1,839 (35.08%) AngularJS
7 1,744 (33.26%) MVC
8 1,517 (28.93%) SQL
9 1,515 (28.90%) jQuery
10 1,426 (27.20%) ASP.NET
11 1,375 (26.23%) SQL Server
12 1,286 (24.53%) Java
13 1,032 (19.68%) Git (software)
13 1,032 (19.68%) HTML5
14 1,009 (19.24%) Web Development
15 927 (17.68%) React
16 894 (17.05%) Scrum
17 884 (16.86%) TDD
18 866 (16.52%) Software Engineering
19 821 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC
20 779 (14.86%) PHP
21 764 (14.57%) Web Services
22 744 (14.19%) Front End Development
23 723 (13.79%) Degree
24 714 (13.62%) Microsoft
25 672 (12.82%) MySQL
26 634 (12.09%) CSS3
27 621 (11.84%) Node.js
28 607 (11.58%) Python
29 598 (11.41%) .NET Framework

JavaScript
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
1 208 (3.97%) IIS
2 173 (3.30%) CMS
3 142 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
4 117 (2.23%) Tomcat
5 111 (2.12%) Confluence
6 107 (2.04%) SharePoint
7 101 (1.93%) Apache
7 101 (1.93%) WordPress
8 54 (1.03%) Umbraco
9 43 (0.82%) nginx
10 36 (0.69%) Drupal
11 24 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
11 24 (0.46%) WebLogic
12 22 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 20 (0.38%) Kentico
14 16 (0.31%) EPiServer
15 15 (0.29%) Apache Solr
15 15 (0.29%) JBoss
16 14 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
17 11 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 67 (1.28%) Photoshop
2 28 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 27 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
4 26 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 11 (0.21%) Chatbot
7 11 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
8 8 (0.15%) InVision
9 6 (0.11%) Fireworks
9 6 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (0.057%) Adobe After Effects
10 3 (0.057%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 3 (0.057%) UXPin
11 2 (0.038%) Inkscape
12 1 (0.019%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.019%) GIMP
12 1 (0.019%) InDesign
12 1 (0.019%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 48 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (0.90%) Magento
3 12 (0.23%) NetSuite
4 9 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.13%) SAP CO
6 7 (0.13%) SAP FI
6 7 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (0.13%) SAP IS-U
7 6 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
8 4 (0.076%) Adobe Campaign
8 4 (0.076%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.076%) Oracle Payroll
8 4 (0.076%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 4 (0.076%) Scribe Insight
9 3 (0.057%) SAP Hybris
9 3 (0.057%) Shopify
9 3 (0.057%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 589 (11.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 434 (8.28%) Amazon AWS
3 234 (4.46%) SaaS
4 138 (2.63%) GitHub
5 106 (2.02%) npm
6 67 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 63 (1.20%) Serverless
8 51 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
9 41 (0.78%) Office 365
10 31 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
11 30 (0.57%) Amazon S3
11 30 (0.57%) PaaS
12 29 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
13 28 (0.53%) Google Analytics
14 26 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
15 23 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
16 22 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
17 14 (0.27%) OpenShift
18 12 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 10 (0.19%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 92 (1.75%) HTTP
2 69 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 67 (1.28%) Internet
4 35 (0.67%) DNS
5 22 (0.42%) Intranet
5 22 (0.42%) RIP
6 19 (0.36%) SSH
7 17 (0.32%) HTTPS
8 16 (0.31%) Firewall
8 16 (0.31%) H.323
8 16 (0.31%) VLAN
9 15 (0.29%) MQTT
10 14 (0.27%) DHCP
10 14 (0.27%) FTP
10 14 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (0.27%) Wireless
11 13 (0.25%) Skype
12 9 (0.17%) Modbus
13 8 (0.15%) Profibus
13 8 (0.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,375 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 672 (12.82%) MySQL
3 288 (5.49%) MongoDB
4 283 (5.40%) NoSQL
5 262 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 199 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
7 132 (2.52%) Big Data
8 109 (2.08%) RDBMS
9 102 (1.95%) Redis
9 102 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 89 (1.70%) Oracle Database
11 79 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 71 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
13 64 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
14 51 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
15 41 (0.78%) Neo4j
16 40 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
17 33 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 32 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
19 23 (0.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1,032 (19.68%) Git (software)
2 346 (6.60%) Jenkins
3 306 (5.84%) Visual Studio
4 303 (5.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 301 (5.74%) JIRA
6 211 (4.02%) webpack
7 190 (3.62%) Selenium
8 163 (3.11%) Subversion
9 144 (2.75%) Maven
10 139 (2.65%) gulp
11 135 (2.57%) NUnit
12 121 (2.31%) TeamCity
13 120 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
14 96 (1.83%) Jasmine
15 93 (1.77%) Grunt
16 87 (1.66%) JUnit
17 82 (1.56%) Cucumber
18 68 (1.30%) Babel
18 68 (1.30%) Bitbucket
19 67 (1.28%) Mocha
General
1 472 (9.00%) Finance
2 193 (3.68%) Marketing
3 184 (3.51%) Retail
4 107 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 73 (1.39%) Electronics
6 55 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 50 (0.95%) Games
8 42 (0.80%) Advertising
9 41 (0.78%) Publishing
10 39 (0.74%) Legal
11 36 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 32 (0.61%) Automotive
13 31 (0.59%) Banking
14 24 (0.46%) Aerospace
15 22 (0.42%) Back Office
16 15 (0.29%) Law
17 13 (0.25%) Military
18 11 (0.21%) Billing
19 10 (0.19%) Multimedia
20 2 (0.038%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4,210 (80.30%) Developer
2 1,096 (20.90%) .NET Developer
3 803 (15.32%) Software Developer
4 798 (15.22%) C# Developer
5 686 (13.08%) Senior Developer
6 559 (10.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 545 (10.39%) Full Stack Developer
8 532 (10.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 522 (9.96%) JavaScript Developer
10 490 (9.35%) Java Developer
11 420 (8.01%) Web Developer
12 379 (7.23%) PHP Developer
13 368 (7.02%) Software Engineer
14 317 (6.05%) ASP.NET Developer
15 302 (5.76%) Junior
16 286 (5.45%) C# Software Developer
17 283 (5.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 282 (5.38%) Junior Developer
19 268 (5.11%) .NET Software Developer
20 237 (4.52%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,224 (61.49%) HTML
2 3,076 (58.67%) CSS
3 2,333 (44.50%) .NET
4 1,839 (35.08%) AngularJS
5 1,515 (28.90%) jQuery
6 1,426 (27.20%) ASP.NET
7 1,032 (19.68%) HTML5
8 927 (17.68%) React
9 821 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 764 (14.57%) Web Services
11 634 (12.09%) CSS3
12 621 (11.84%) Node.js
13 598 (11.41%) .NET Framework
14 545 (10.39%) ASP.NET Web API
15 529 (10.09%) REST
16 515 (9.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 496 (9.46%) XML
18 474 (9.04%) RESTful
19 438 (8.35%) Sass
20 384 (7.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 526 (10.03%) User Experience
2 309 (5.89%) Greenfield Project
3 295 (5.63%) Mobile App
4 172 (3.28%) Fintech
5 161 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
6 153 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
7 125 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
8 109 (2.08%) Algorithms
9 49 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
10 37 (0.71%) RIA
11 36 (0.69%) N-Tier
12 33 (0.63%) Data Structures
13 31 (0.59%) Social Media
14 30 (0.57%) Driving Licence
15 29 (0.55%) W3C
16 24 (0.46%) Cloud Native
17 21 (0.40%) Client/Server
17 21 (0.40%) Social Network
18 20 (0.38%) Graphic Design
18 20 (0.38%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 571 (10.89%) Linux
2 373 (7.11%) Windows
3 253 (4.83%) Apple iOS
4 209 (3.99%) Android
5 197 (3.76%) Unix
6 63 (1.20%) Windows Server
7 25 (0.48%) CentOS
7 25 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 15 (0.29%) Windows Phone
8 15 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
9 14 (0.27%) AIX
9 14 (0.27%) Windows 10
10 13 (0.25%) Debian
10 13 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.23%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.15%) VMS
13 7 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
14 5 (0.095%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 3 (0.057%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,381 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
2 1,744 (33.26%) MVC
3 1,009 (19.24%) Web Development
4 894 (17.05%) Scrum
5 884 (16.86%) TDD
6 866 (16.52%) Software Engineering
7 744 (14.19%) Front End Development
8 522 (9.96%) OO
9 516 (9.84%) Computer Science
10 495 (9.44%) Test Automation
11 484 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
12 399 (7.61%) Unit Testing
13 368 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
14 361 (6.89%) BDD
15 354 (6.75%) SDLC
16 353 (6.73%) OOP
17 319 (6.08%) DevOps
18 312 (5.95%) Microservices
19 286 (5.45%) E-Commerce
20 267 (5.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,497 (47.63%) C#
2 1,517 (28.93%) SQL
3 1,286 (24.53%) Java
4 779 (14.86%) PHP
5 607 (11.58%) Python
6 340 (6.48%) C++
7 320 (6.10%) TypeScript
8 233 (4.44%) T-SQL
9 197 (3.76%) ES6
10 180 (3.43%) VB.NET
11 167 (3.19%) C
12 143 (2.73%) Ruby
13 113 (2.16%) Go
14 110 (2.10%) Java 8
15 90 (1.72%) PowerShell
16 70 (1.34%) PL/SQL
17 63 (1.20%) Objective-C
18 62 (1.18%) Bash Shell
19 60 (1.14%) Shell Script
20 53 (1.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 723 (13.79%) Degree
2 249 (4.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 109 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 74 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 46 (0.88%) PhD
6 34 (0.65%) DV Cleared
6 34 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 30 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
8 27 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (0.21%) AWS Certification
9 11 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (0.19%) RHCA
11 9 (0.17%) ISEB
12 8 (0.15%) DBS Check
12 8 (0.15%) Master's Degree
13 7 (0.13%) HND
14 6 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.095%) Analytics IQ
15 5 (0.095%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 293 (5.59%) QA
2 37 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 29 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 19 (0.36%) GAMP
6 18 (0.34%) ISO 14001
7 14 (0.27%) GDPR
8 8 (0.15%) WAI
9 5 (0.095%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.095%) DICOM
9 5 (0.095%) PSD2
9 5 (0.095%) SLA
10 3 (0.057%) WCAG
11 2 (0.038%) ISO 13485
11 2 (0.038%) ISO 26262
11 2 (0.038%) PMO
12 1 (0.019%) HL7
System Software
1 388 (7.40%) Docker
2 45 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (0.55%) VirtualBox
3 29 (0.55%) vSphere
4 26 (0.50%) Firmware
5 18 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (0.25%) Active Directory
6 13 (0.25%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.19%) Varnish
8 5 (0.095%) LXC
9 4 (0.076%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.076%) HDFS
9 4 (0.076%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.019%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.019%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 113 (2.16%) Ansible
2 106 (2.02%) Kubernetes
3 73 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 57 (1.09%) Puppet
5 36 (0.69%) Terraform
6 29 (0.55%) Kibana
6 29 (0.55%) Mesos
7 25 (0.48%) Marathon
8 24 (0.46%) Salt
9 19 (0.36%) logstash
10 13 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 8 (0.15%) Nagios
11 8 (0.15%) Rundeck
12 7 (0.13%) Grafana
12 7 (0.13%) HP ALM
13 6 (0.11%) Packer
14 5 (0.095%) Capistrano
15 4 (0.076%) Docker Swarm
15 4 (0.076%) Oozie
15 4 (0.076%) Opsview
Vendors
1 714 (13.62%) Microsoft
2 318 (6.07%) Oracle
3 109 (2.08%) Google
4 79 (1.51%) SAP
5 78 (1.49%) Xamarin
6 75 (1.43%) Adobe
7 71 (1.35%) Zend
8 46 (0.88%) VMware
9 32 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 32 (0.61%) IBM
9 32 (0.61%) Informatica
9 32 (0.61%) Sitecore
10 29 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
11 28 (0.53%) Red Hat
12 27 (0.51%) Telerik
13 13 (0.25%) Riverbed
13 13 (0.25%) Samsung
14 11 (0.21%) TOWER Software
15 10 (0.19%) Tableau
15 10 (0.19%) WooCommerce