Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South East
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 5,001 6,860 5,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.03% 22.60% 18.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.86% 38.78% 34.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,417 6,340 4,840
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 14,345 17,689 15,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.59% 58.28% 52.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12,176 15,372 13,361
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 1,816 £50,000 +5.26% 146
Hampshire 0 1,436 £45,000 +5.88% 57
Berkshire 0 1,027 £50,000 - 42
Surrey -2 618 £50,000 +5.26% 53
East Sussex 0 562 £47,500 +5.56% 24
West Sussex -2 426 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Oxfordshire -1 410 £45,000 - 76
Buckinghamshire -1 379 £45,000 -3.23% 28
Kent -7 136 £40,000 -5.88% 36
Isle of Wight -4 7 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Middlesex -4 4 £53,750 -51.14% 1
Sussex -5 2 £75,000 +66.67%
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 2,906 (58.11%) HTML
2 2,755 (55.09%) CSS
3 2,393 (47.85%) C#
4 2,204 (44.07%) .NET
5 2,179 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1,615 (32.29%) AngularJS
7 1,550 (30.99%) MVC
8 1,500 (29.99%) SQL
9 1,383 (27.65%) ASP.NET
10 1,296 (25.91%) jQuery
11 1,255 (25.09%) Java
12 1,250 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 997 (19.94%) Git (software)
14 940 (18.80%) Web Development
15 931 (18.62%) Software Engineering
16 923 (18.46%) HTML5
17 901 (18.02%) React
18 852 (17.04%) TDD
19 763 (15.26%) PHP
20 738 (14.76%) Scrum
21 730 (14.60%) Front End Development
22 728 (14.56%) Degree
23 661 (13.22%) MySQL
24 652 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
25 647 (12.94%) Web Services
26 627 (12.54%) Python
27 618 (12.36%) Microsoft Azure
28 609 (12.18%) .NET Framework
29 602 (12.04%) Linux
30 600 (12.00%) Microsoft

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
1 148 (2.96%) CMS
2 136 (2.72%) IIS
3 126 (2.52%) Apache
4 116 (2.32%) Confluence
5 110 (2.20%) WordPress
6 101 (2.02%) Tomcat
7 100 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
8 95 (1.90%) SharePoint
9 52 (1.04%) Drupal
10 38 (0.76%) Umbraco
11 33 (0.66%) nginx
12 28 (0.56%) Kentico
13 25 (0.50%) Joomla!
13 25 (0.50%) WebLogic
14 19 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (0.24%) Apache Solr
16 8 (0.16%) ArcGIS
16 8 (0.16%) IBM Notes
16 8 (0.16%) JBoss
16 8 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 59 (1.18%) Photoshop
2 41 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 35 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
4 30 (0.60%) Adobe XD
5 27 (0.54%) Sketch
6 19 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
7 17 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 17 (0.34%) Fireworks
8 10 (0.20%) InVision
9 9 (0.18%) InDesign
10 8 (0.16%) MS Visio
11 5 (0.100%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 4 (0.080%) Marvel
13 3 (0.060%) FrameMaker
13 3 (0.060%) Microsoft Project
13 3 (0.060%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.060%) UXPin
14 2 (0.040%) Chatbot
15 1 (0.020%) Camtasia
15 1 (0.020%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 53 (1.06%) Magento
2 38 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
4 12 (0.24%) Shopify
5 11 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.18%) nopCommerce
7 7 (0.14%) SAP CO
7 7 (0.14%) SAP FI
7 7 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
8 6 (0.12%) SAP SD
9 5 (0.100%) Adobe Campaign
9 5 (0.100%) Unica
10 4 (0.080%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.080%) Oracle Payroll
10 4 (0.080%) SAP Business ByDesign
11 2 (0.040%) Cognos TM1
11 2 (0.040%) SAP R/3
11 2 (0.040%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 618 (12.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 530 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
3 317 (6.34%) SaaS
4 124 (2.48%) npm
5 115 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 110 (2.20%) GitHub
7 89 (1.78%) Serverless
8 76 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
9 44 (0.88%) Amazon S3
10 42 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
11 39 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
12 33 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
12 33 (0.66%) PaaS
13 27 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
14 25 (0.50%) Power Platform
15 23 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
16 19 (0.38%) Office 365
16 19 (0.38%) Slack
17 18 (0.36%) AWS Fargate
17 18 (0.36%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 78 (1.56%) HTTP
2 74 (1.48%) TCP/IP
3 50 (1.00%) Internet
4 34 (0.68%) SSH
5 26 (0.52%) DNS
5 26 (0.52%) Intranet
6 23 (0.46%) RIP
7 20 (0.40%) FTP
8 17 (0.34%) HTTPS
9 14 (0.28%) MQTT
10 13 (0.26%) DHCP
10 13 (0.26%) Firewall
11 10 (0.20%) Link 16
11 10 (0.20%) Link 22
11 10 (0.20%) Tactical Data Link
12 9 (0.18%) Broadband
12 9 (0.18%) Skype
13 8 (0.16%) H.323
13 8 (0.16%) SSL
13 8 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,250 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 661 (13.22%) MySQL
3 299 (5.98%) MongoDB
4 255 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
5 240 (4.80%) NoSQL
6 170 (3.40%) Relational Database
7 113 (2.26%) Redis
8 104 (2.08%) Big Data
9 88 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 53 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 41 (0.82%) RDBMS
12 40 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
12 40 (0.80%) Neo4j
13 38 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
14 32 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 31 (0.62%) Oracle Database
16 29 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
17 28 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
18 27 (0.54%) GIS
19 25 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 997 (19.94%) Git (software)
2 322 (6.44%) Jenkins
3 281 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 265 (5.30%) JIRA
5 247 (4.94%) Visual Studio
6 202 (4.04%) Selenium
7 191 (3.82%) webpack
8 145 (2.90%) Maven
9 141 (2.82%) Subversion
10 133 (2.66%) gulp
11 126 (2.52%) TeamCity
12 123 (2.46%) Octopus Deploy
13 102 (2.04%) Cucumber
14 94 (1.88%) JUnit
15 91 (1.82%) GitLab
16 84 (1.68%) Mocha
17 80 (1.60%) Babel
18 79 (1.58%) Grunt
19 77 (1.54%) Jasmine
20 71 (1.42%) NUnit
General
1 415 (8.30%) Finance
2 181 (3.62%) Marketing
3 156 (3.12%) Retail
4 70 (1.40%) Telecoms
5 64 (1.28%) Manufacturing
6 61 (1.22%) Electronics
7 57 (1.14%) Games
8 46 (0.92%) Legal
9 34 (0.68%) Aerospace
10 28 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 27 (0.54%) Automotive
11 27 (0.54%) Banking
12 25 (0.50%) Military
13 23 (0.46%) Publishing
14 19 (0.38%) Advertising
14 19 (0.38%) Law
15 12 (0.24%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.18%) Billing
17 5 (0.100%) Back Office
18 4 (0.080%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3,953 (79.04%) Developer
2 999 (19.98%) .NET Developer
3 831 (16.62%) Software Developer
4 709 (14.18%) C# Developer
5 675 (13.50%) Senior Developer
6 525 (10.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 508 (10.16%) C# .NET Developer
8 466 (9.32%) Full Stack Developer
9 419 (8.38%) Software Engineer
10 407 (8.14%) Java Developer
11 401 (8.02%) JavaScript Developer
12 370 (7.40%) Web Developer
13 367 (7.34%) Junior
14 350 (7.00%) PHP Developer
15 326 (6.52%) Junior Developer
16 237 (4.74%) ASP.NET Developer
17 219 (4.38%) .NET Software Developer
18 218 (4.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 218 (4.36%) Graduate
19 213 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,906 (58.11%) HTML
2 2,755 (55.09%) CSS
3 2,204 (44.07%) .NET
4 1,615 (32.29%) AngularJS
5 1,383 (27.65%) ASP.NET
6 1,296 (25.91%) jQuery
7 923 (18.46%) HTML5
8 901 (18.02%) React
9 652 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 647 (12.94%) Web Services
11 609 (12.18%) .NET Framework
12 588 (11.76%) Node.js
13 570 (11.40%) REST
14 507 (10.14%) CSS3
15 464 (9.28%) XML
16 451 (9.02%) RESTful
17 432 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web API
18 406 (8.12%) Sass
18 406 (8.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 388 (7.76%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 366 (7.32%) User Experience
2 304 (6.08%) Greenfield Project
3 300 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 188 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
5 174 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
6 163 (3.26%) Fintech
7 119 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 103 (2.06%) Algorithms
9 46 (0.92%) N-Tier
10 38 (0.76%) Robotics
11 27 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
12 26 (0.52%) Client/Server
12 26 (0.52%) Data Structures
13 25 (0.50%) Management Information System
14 23 (0.46%) 3D Graphics
15 22 (0.44%) RIA
16 20 (0.40%) Smartphone
17 18 (0.36%) Tandem
18 15 (0.30%) FMCG
19 14 (0.28%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 602 (12.04%) Linux
2 307 (6.14%) Windows
3 231 (4.62%) Android
4 194 (3.88%) Apple iOS
5 90 (1.80%) Unix
6 63 (1.26%) Windows Server
7 41 (0.82%) Ubuntu
8 22 (0.44%) CentOS
8 22 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.26%) Windows 10
10 12 (0.24%) AIX
10 12 (0.24%) Debian
10 12 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.20%) Windows Phone
11 10 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
12 6 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (0.12%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.080%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.080%) ThreadX
14 3 (0.060%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,179 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1,550 (30.99%) MVC
3 940 (18.80%) Web Development
4 931 (18.62%) Software Engineering
5 852 (17.04%) TDD
6 738 (14.76%) Scrum
7 730 (14.60%) Front End Development
8 500 (10.00%) OO
9 462 (9.24%) DevOps
10 442 (8.84%) Computer Science
11 430 (8.60%) Problem-Solving
12 395 (7.90%) OOP
13 392 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
14 379 (7.58%) Test Automation
15 371 (7.42%) Mentoring
15 371 (7.42%) Unit Testing
16 341 (6.82%) Microservices
17 329 (6.58%) BDD
18 301 (6.02%) SDLC
19 295 (5.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2,393 (47.85%) C#
2 1,500 (29.99%) SQL
3 1,255 (25.09%) Java
4 763 (15.26%) PHP
5 627 (12.54%) Python
6 357 (7.14%) C++
7 338 (6.76%) TypeScript
8 198 (3.96%) C
8 198 (3.96%) Ruby
9 187 (3.74%) T-SQL
10 181 (3.62%) ES6
11 130 (2.60%) VB.NET
12 96 (1.92%) Objective-C
13 89 (1.78%) Go
14 84 (1.68%) PowerShell
15 83 (1.66%) Java 8
16 72 (1.44%) Bash Shell
16 72 (1.44%) Kotlin
17 66 (1.32%) Scala
18 59 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 728 (14.56%) Degree
2 221 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 213 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 186 (3.72%) SC Cleared
5 67 (1.34%) DV Cleared
6 42 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
7 32 (0.64%) PhD
8 27 (0.54%) ISTQB
9 22 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (0.34%) HND
12 15 (0.30%) ISEB
13 14 (0.28%) AWS Certification
14 5 (0.100%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 4 (0.080%) BPSS Clearance
15 4 (0.080%) CTC Cleared
16 3 (0.060%) CCNP
16 3 (0.060%) Cisco Certification
16 3 (0.060%) Master's Degree
16 3 (0.060%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (4.22%) QA
2 34 (0.68%) WAI
3 20 (0.40%) GAMP
4 13 (0.26%) GDPR
5 11 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.16%) HL7
8 7 (0.14%) SLA
9 3 (0.060%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.060%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.060%) PSD2
9 3 (0.060%) WCAG
10 2 (0.040%) COBIT
10 2 (0.040%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.020%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 476 (9.52%) Docker
2 42 (0.84%) vSphere
3 41 (0.82%) VirtualBox
4 38 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (0.42%) Active Directory
6 14 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (0.22%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.18%) Firmware
9 6 (0.12%) Varnish
10 4 (0.080%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 4 (0.080%) KVM
11 2 (0.040%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.040%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.040%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.020%) vCloud
12 1 (0.020%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.020%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 170 (3.40%) Ansible
2 143 (2.86%) Kubernetes
3 83 (1.66%) Puppet
4 79 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
5 60 (1.20%) Terraform
6 40 (0.80%) Marathon
6 40 (0.80%) Mesos
7 31 (0.62%) Kibana
8 26 (0.52%) logstash
9 14 (0.28%) Salt
10 12 (0.24%) HP ALM
11 10 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 8 (0.16%) Plesk
13 6 (0.12%) Grafana
13 6 (0.12%) SELinux
14 5 (0.100%) Ambari
14 5 (0.100%) HP Quality Center
15 4 (0.080%) Consul
15 4 (0.080%) Opsview
15 4 (0.080%) Packer
Vendors
1 600 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 252 (5.04%) Oracle
3 147 (2.94%) Google
4 94 (1.88%) Xamarin
5 86 (1.72%) Zend
6 69 (1.38%) SAP
7 66 (1.32%) IBM
8 65 (1.30%) Adobe
9 59 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
10 41 (0.82%) VMware
11 34 (0.68%) Samsung
12 30 (0.60%) Atlassian
13 24 (0.48%) Sitecore
14 21 (0.42%) Informatica
15 16 (0.32%) Red Hat
16 11 (0.22%) Cisco
16 11 (0.22%) Cypress Semiconductor
16 11 (0.22%) WooCommerce
17 10 (0.20%) Riverbed
18 9 (0.18%) Tableau