Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 5 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 6,181 5,777 6,041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.22% 19.93% 17.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.46% 35.81% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5,649 5,307 5,670
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 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 16,500 16,133 18,432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.65% 55.66% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14,321 14,037 16,319
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 2018. 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 2,304 £50,000 +11.11% 436
Hampshire 0 1,434 £45,000 +5.88% 167
Berkshire -1 1,113 £52,500 +16.67% 199
Surrey +2 903 £45,000 -5.26% 148
East Sussex 0 753 £45,000 - 58
Oxfordshire +2 736 £47,500 +18.75% 130
West Sussex +4 528 £42,500 - 46
Buckinghamshire -1 461 £45,000 +4.65% 107
Kent -1 213 £42,000 +5.00% 69
Isle of Wight +2 19 £32,500 +35.42%
Sussex +9 16 £70,000 -
Middlesex +10 12 £110,000 +166.67% 2
Home Counties +5 6 £35,000 -41.67%
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 4,051 (65.54%) HTML
2 3,755 (60.75%) CSS
3 2,821 (45.64%) C#
4 2,710 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
5 2,633 (42.60%) .NET
6 2,275 (36.81%) AngularJS
7 1,955 (31.63%) MVC
8 1,849 (29.91%) SQL
9 1,779 (28.78%) jQuery
10 1,579 (25.55%) ASP.NET
11 1,458 (23.59%) SQL Server
12 1,391 (22.50%) Java
13 1,295 (20.95%) HTML5
14 1,265 (20.47%) Git (software)
15 1,245 (20.14%) Web Development
16 1,086 (17.57%) React
17 1,033 (16.71%) Scrum
18 1,024 (16.57%) TDD
19 1,018 (16.47%) PHP
20 963 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC
21 913 (14.77%) Front End Development
22 876 (14.17%) Web Services
23 872 (14.11%) Software Engineering
24 840 (13.59%) MySQL
25 829 (13.41%) Microsoft
26 824 (13.33%) Degree
27 812 (13.14%) CSS3
28 785 (12.70%) Node.js
29 717 (11.60%) Linux
30 687 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap

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
1 360 (5.82%) CMS
2 241 (3.90%) IIS
3 155 (2.51%) Apache
4 153 (2.48%) Umbraco
5 149 (2.41%) SharePoint
6 148 (2.39%) WordPress
7 116 (1.88%) Tomcat
8 104 (1.68%) Confluence
9 101 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
10 83 (1.34%) Drupal
11 58 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
12 41 (0.66%) EPiServer
12 41 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
13 39 (0.63%) nginx
14 33 (0.53%) JBoss
15 26 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
16 24 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 21 (0.34%) Kentico
18 20 (0.32%) Apache Spark
18 20 (0.32%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 137 (2.22%) Photoshop
2 48 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 45 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 44 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
5 41 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 30 (0.49%) Chatbot
7 20 (0.32%) MS Visio
8 12 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
9 10 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
9 10 (0.16%) RoboHelp
10 8 (0.13%) InfoPath
11 7 (0.11%) InDesign
12 5 (0.081%) GIMP
12 5 (0.081%) InVision
12 5 (0.081%) Microsoft Project
13 2 (0.032%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.032%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.032%) Inkscape
13 2 (0.032%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 2 (0.032%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 97 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.65%) Magento
3 24 (0.39%) NetSuite
4 11 (0.18%) SAP Business One
5 9 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
7 7 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
7 7 (0.11%) Shopify
7 7 (0.11%) WebTrends
8 6 (0.097%) Payment Gateway
9 5 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.081%) Oracle BPM
9 5 (0.081%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.065%) Scribe Insight
11 3 (0.049%) SAP Hybris
11 3 (0.049%) Teamcenter
12 2 (0.032%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.032%) Sage 1000
12 2 (0.032%) Sage 200
12 2 (0.032%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 583 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 519 (8.40%) Amazon AWS
3 224 (3.62%) SaaS
4 144 (2.33%) GitHub
5 116 (1.88%) npm
6 82 (1.33%) Office 365
7 81 (1.31%) Serverless
8 54 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
9 48 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
10 42 (0.68%) Google Analytics
11 40 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
12 33 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
13 28 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
14 23 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
15 21 (0.34%) Heroku
16 20 (0.32%) PaaS
17 19 (0.31%) Amazon S3
17 19 (0.31%) DigitalOcean
18 18 (0.29%) OpenShift
19 13 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 122 (1.97%) HTTP
2 74 (1.20%) Internet
3 69 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 36 (0.58%) DNS
5 28 (0.45%) Intranet
6 26 (0.42%) Firewall
7 23 (0.37%) SMS
8 21 (0.34%) Wireless
9 16 (0.26%) SSL
10 14 (0.23%) DHCP
10 14 (0.23%) VLAN
11 13 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (0.19%) Broadband
12 12 (0.19%) SSH
13 10 (0.16%) AMQP
13 10 (0.16%) SNMP
14 9 (0.15%) 3G
15 8 (0.13%) Bluetooth
15 8 (0.13%) SMTP
16 7 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,458 (23.59%) SQL Server
2 840 (13.59%) MySQL
3 346 (5.60%) Relational Database
4 329 (5.32%) NoSQL
5 234 (3.79%) MongoDB
6 211 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
7 136 (2.20%) RDBMS
8 128 (2.07%) Big Data
9 104 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 94 (1.52%) Redis
11 86 (1.39%) Oracle Database
12 81 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 78 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
14 71 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
14 71 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
15 57 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
16 50 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
17 38 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 38 (0.61%) Neo4j
17 38 (0.61%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1,265 (20.47%) Git (software)
2 409 (6.62%) Jenkins
3 369 (5.97%) Visual Studio
4 367 (5.94%) JIRA
5 301 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 254 (4.11%) Subversion
7 228 (3.69%) gulp
8 200 (3.24%) webpack
9 194 (3.14%) Maven
10 172 (2.78%) Selenium
11 142 (2.30%) NUnit
12 119 (1.93%) Grunt
13 96 (1.55%) TeamCity
14 95 (1.54%) JUnit
15 88 (1.42%) Eclipse
16 80 (1.29%) Cucumber
17 73 (1.18%) Bitbucket
18 71 (1.15%) Gradle
19 67 (1.08%) Jasmine
20 65 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 573 (9.27%) Finance
2 271 (4.38%) Marketing
3 229 (3.70%) Retail
4 151 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 123 (1.99%) Games
6 88 (1.42%) Advertising
7 85 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 78 (1.26%) Electronics
9 38 (0.61%) Automotive
10 37 (0.60%) Publishing
11 35 (0.57%) Banking
12 19 (0.31%) Hindi Language
12 19 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (0.31%) Punjabi Language
12 19 (0.31%) Urdu Language
13 17 (0.28%) Back Office
13 17 (0.28%) Law
13 17 (0.28%) Legal
14 15 (0.24%) Multimedia
15 11 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4,963 (80.29%) Developer
2 1,234 (19.96%) .NET Developer
3 1,045 (16.91%) C# Developer
4 849 (13.74%) Software Developer
5 837 (13.54%) Senior Developer
6 771 (12.47%) JavaScript Developer
7 696 (11.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 680 (11.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 633 (10.24%) Full Stack Developer
10 540 (8.74%) Java Developer
10 540 (8.74%) Web Developer
11 480 (7.77%) PHP Developer
12 401 (6.49%) C# Software Developer
13 377 (6.10%) Software Engineer
14 368 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
15 336 (5.44%) .NET Software Developer
16 330 (5.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 327 (5.29%) HTML Developer
18 288 (4.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 284 (4.59%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,051 (65.54%) HTML
2 3,755 (60.75%) CSS
3 2,633 (42.60%) .NET
4 2,275 (36.81%) AngularJS
5 1,779 (28.78%) jQuery
6 1,579 (25.55%) ASP.NET
7 1,295 (20.95%) HTML5
8 1,086 (17.57%) React
9 963 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 876 (14.17%) Web Services
11 812 (13.14%) CSS3
12 785 (12.70%) Node.js
13 687 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 652 (10.55%) ASP.NET Web API
15 649 (10.50%) .NET Framework
16 589 (9.53%) REST
17 569 (9.21%) Sass
18 556 (9.00%) RESTful
19 525 (8.49%) XML
20 446 (7.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 672 (10.87%) User Experience
2 606 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 372 (6.02%) Greenfield Project
4 330 (5.34%) Mobile App
5 230 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
6 175 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
7 154 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
8 127 (2.05%) Fintech
9 89 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
10 79 (1.28%) Algorithms
11 56 (0.91%) Social Media
12 46 (0.74%) N-Tier
13 37 (0.60%) Management Information System
14 35 (0.57%) Data Structures
15 34 (0.55%) Driving Licence
16 28 (0.45%) Social Network
17 26 (0.42%) e-Learning
18 24 (0.39%) Graphic Design
18 24 (0.39%) W3C
19 22 (0.36%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 717 (11.60%) Linux
2 438 (7.09%) Windows
3 262 (4.24%) Apple iOS
4 204 (3.30%) Android
5 192 (3.11%) Unix
6 78 (1.26%) Windows Server
7 42 (0.68%) CentOS
7 42 (0.68%) Ubuntu
8 30 (0.49%) Debian
9 22 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.19%) Mac OS X
11 9 (0.15%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.097%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.097%) Windows Phone 8
13 5 (0.081%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 4 (0.065%) Amazon Linux
14 4 (0.065%) VMS
15 3 (0.049%) AIX
16 2 (0.032%) Windows Server 2012
17 1 (0.016%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,710 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
2 1,955 (31.63%) MVC
3 1,245 (20.14%) Web Development
4 1,033 (16.71%) Scrum
5 1,024 (16.57%) TDD
6 913 (14.77%) Front End Development
7 872 (14.11%) Software Engineering
8 623 (10.08%) OO
9 571 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
10 503 (8.14%) Test Automation
11 491 (7.94%) Unit Testing
12 480 (7.77%) Problem-Solving
13 429 (6.94%) BDD
14 424 (6.86%) OOP
15 372 (6.02%) E-Commerce
16 364 (5.89%) SDLC
17 345 (5.58%) Mentoring
18 279 (4.51%) DevOps
19 265 (4.29%) Microservices
20 253 (4.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2,821 (45.64%) C#
2 1,849 (29.91%) SQL
3 1,391 (22.50%) Java
4 1,018 (16.47%) PHP
5 660 (10.68%) Python
6 349 (5.65%) TypeScript
7 343 (5.55%) C++
8 338 (5.47%) T-SQL
9 217 (3.51%) ES6
10 202 (3.27%) VB.NET
11 175 (2.83%) Ruby
12 149 (2.41%) Java 8
13 119 (1.93%) C
14 111 (1.80%) Go
15 100 (1.62%) PowerShell
16 76 (1.23%) Bash Shell
17 62 (1.00%) Perl
18 57 (0.92%) PHP 5
19 56 (0.91%) Scala
20 50 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 824 (13.33%) Degree
2 276 (4.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 111 (1.80%) Security Cleared
4 61 (0.99%) SC Cleared
5 57 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (0.63%) DV Cleared
7 22 (0.36%) RHCA
8 19 (0.31%) PhD
9 18 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
10 16 (0.26%) ISTQB
11 14 (0.23%) Master's Degree
12 13 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (0.15%) DBS Check
13 9 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (0.097%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.081%) Analytics IQ
16 4 (0.065%) BPSS Clearance
16 4 (0.065%) HND
16 4 (0.065%) MCTS
17 3 (0.049%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 340 (5.50%) QA
2 40 (0.65%) GDPR
3 30 (0.49%) SLA
4 25 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 24 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 23 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.16%) DICOM
7 10 (0.16%) ISO 14001
8 6 (0.097%) HL7
8 6 (0.097%) PMO
8 6 (0.097%) WAI
9 4 (0.065%) PSD2
10 3 (0.049%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.049%) PA-DSS
10 3 (0.049%) WCAG
11 2 (0.032%) GAMP
11 2 (0.032%) ISO 13485
11 2 (0.032%) ISO 26262
12 1 (0.016%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 349 (5.65%) Docker
2 35 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 35 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
4 22 (0.36%) Firmware
5 18 (0.29%) VirtualBox
6 17 (0.28%) vSphere
7 11 (0.18%) LXC
8 9 (0.15%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.097%) HDFS
10 4 (0.065%) Varnish
11 3 (0.049%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.049%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.049%) Postfix
11 3 (0.049%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.032%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.016%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.016%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 110 (1.78%) Ansible
2 90 (1.46%) Kubernetes
3 66 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (0.78%) Puppet
5 40 (0.65%) Terraform
6 18 (0.29%) Salt
7 13 (0.21%) Kibana
8 9 (0.15%) HP ALM
8 9 (0.15%) Nagios
8 9 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
9 8 (0.13%) logstash
10 7 (0.11%) Packer
10 7 (0.11%) Rundeck
11 4 (0.065%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.065%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.065%) Mesos
12 3 (0.049%) Grafana
12 3 (0.049%) Oozie
12 3 (0.049%) Rancher
13 2 (0.032%) Ambari
Vendors
1 829 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 324 (5.24%) Oracle
3 144 (2.33%) Adobe
4 131 (2.12%) Google
5 107 (1.73%) Xamarin
6 74 (1.20%) Zend
7 73 (1.18%) SAP
8 64 (1.04%) Sitecore
9 58 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
10 43 (0.70%) Telerik
11 42 (0.68%) Twitter
12 38 (0.61%) VMware
13 31 (0.50%) Red Hat
14 29 (0.47%) Atlassian
15 26 (0.42%) Informatica
16 21 (0.34%) Facebook
16 21 (0.34%) HP
17 18 (0.29%) TOWER Software
18 14 (0.23%) Sage
18 14 (0.23%) Sun