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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South East
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 9 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 3,220 2,903 3,387
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 15.98% 21.41% 20.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.93% 38.16% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,083 2,448 3,003
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 10,086 7,607 9,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 50.06% 56.10% 56.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6,389 6,177 8,018
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing JavaScript as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in the South East

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript in the South East over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -7 917 £60,000 +14.29% 141
Hampshire -4 885 £55,000 +22.22% 63
Surrey +1 576 £60,000 +14.29% 43
Berkshire -4 522 £60,000 +9.09% 73
East Sussex +1 358 £58,000 +22.11% 21
Kent +6 263 £41,250 +3.13% 20
Oxfordshire -10 243 £60,000 +14.29% 36
Buckinghamshire -18 162 £55,250 +16.32% 32
West Sussex -16 121 £52,500 - 13
Middlesex - 25 £62,500 -
Home Counties -5 13 £75,000 -16.67%
Sussex -1 6 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Isle of Wight - 2 - -
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 1,654 (51.37%) HTML
2 1,630 (50.62%) Agile
3 1,578 (49.01%) CSS
4 1,341 (41.65%) React
5 1,279 (39.72%) C#
6 1,085 (33.70%) .NET
7 888 (27.58%) Azure
8 863 (26.80%) AngularJS
9 838 (26.02%) Full Stack Development
10 804 (24.97%) SQL
10 804 (24.97%) Java
11 786 (24.41%) Software Engineering
12 766 (23.79%) Git (software)
13 724 (22.48%) AWS
14 631 (19.60%) DevOps
15 624 (19.38%) Python
16 605 (18.79%) SQL Server
17 586 (18.20%) ASP.NET
17 586 (18.20%) Vue.js
18 584 (18.14%) Node.js
19 574 (17.83%) Docker
20 563 (17.48%) Degree
21 555 (17.24%) CI/CD
22 536 (16.65%) MVC
23 520 (16.15%) HTML5
24 517 (16.06%) Microsoft
25 506 (15.71%) PHP
26 502 (15.59%) Finance
27 493 (15.31%) Test Automation
28 491 (15.25%) TypeScript

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
1 144 (4.47%) CMS
2 143 (4.44%) WordPress
3 100 (3.11%) Apache
4 74 (2.30%) Confluence
5 71 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
6 58 (1.80%) Drupal
7 36 (1.12%) Apache Spark
7 36 (1.12%) IIS
8 35 (1.09%) SharePoint
9 31 (0.96%) GeoServer
9 31 (0.96%) Umbraco
10 28 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
11 23 (0.71%) EPiServer
12 22 (0.68%) nginx
13 16 (0.50%) Tomcat
14 13 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
14 13 (0.40%) GemFire
15 11 (0.34%) Jetty
16 7 (0.22%) ColdFusion
16 7 (0.22%) Kentico
Applications
1 44 (1.37%) Sketch
2 41 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
3 38 (1.18%) Adobe XD
4 34 (1.06%) Photoshop
5 29 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
6 23 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 23 (0.71%) InVision
7 22 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
7 22 (0.68%) Marvel
8 11 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 10 (0.31%) Revit
9 10 (0.31%) SOLIDWORKS
10 6 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
11 5 (0.16%) Chatbot
12 3 (0.093%) InDesign
13 2 (0.062%) GIMP
14 1 (0.031%) FileZilla
14 1 (0.031%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 43 (1.34%) Magento
2 21 (0.65%) WebTrends
3 17 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.12%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.093%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.062%) BigMachines
7 2 (0.062%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.062%) Shopify
8 1 (0.031%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.031%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.031%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 888 (27.58%) Azure
2 724 (22.48%) AWS
3 278 (8.63%) Serverless
4 235 (7.30%) SaaS
5 210 (6.52%) GCP
6 177 (5.50%) GitHub
7 106 (3.29%) PaaS
8 93 (2.89%) AWS Lambda
9 81 (2.52%) Figma
10 73 (2.27%) OpenShift
11 61 (1.89%) Cloud Functions
12 47 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
12 47 (1.46%) Google Analytics
13 42 (1.30%) npm
14 38 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
15 36 (1.12%) Amazon S3
16 35 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
16 35 (1.09%) Amazon EKS
17 33 (1.02%) Power Platform
18 28 (0.87%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 105 (3.26%) HTTP
2 73 (2.27%) Internet
3 33 (1.02%) VoIP
4 24 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 18 (0.56%) PPP
5 18 (0.56%) SSL
6 17 (0.53%) MQTT
7 13 (0.40%) Calico
8 11 (0.34%) DNS
9 10 (0.31%) Asterisk PBX
9 10 (0.31%) FTP
10 9 (0.28%) SSH
10 9 (0.28%) VPN
11 6 (0.19%) 5G
12 5 (0.16%) PBX
13 4 (0.12%) H.323
13 4 (0.12%) HTTPS
14 3 (0.093%) RTP
14 3 (0.093%) STUN
15 2 (0.062%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 605 (18.79%) SQL Server
2 442 (13.73%) MySQL
3 227 (7.05%) PostgreSQL
4 188 (5.84%) NoSQL
5 182 (5.65%) Relational Database
6 145 (4.50%) MongoDB
7 69 (2.14%) GIS
8 65 (2.02%) Redis
9 57 (1.77%) Big Data
9 57 (1.77%) RDBMS
10 47 (1.46%) MariaDB
11 46 (1.43%) RavenDB
12 43 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 37 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
14 35 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
14 35 (1.09%) Flink
15 28 (0.87%) QGIS
16 26 (0.81%) BigQuery
16 26 (0.81%) Cloud Spanner
17 23 (0.71%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 766 (23.79%) Git (software)
2 290 (9.01%) JIRA
3 282 (8.76%) Jenkins
4 126 (3.91%) Visual Studio
5 110 (3.42%) Selenium
6 104 (3.23%) webpack
7 85 (2.64%) Maven
8 68 (2.11%) Gradle
9 67 (2.08%) gulp
10 63 (1.96%) TeamCity
11 62 (1.93%) Cucumber
12 59 (1.83%) Cypress.io
13 58 (1.80%) GitLab
14 57 (1.77%) Grunt
15 53 (1.65%) Subversion
16 47 (1.46%) Bitbucket
17 46 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
18 40 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
19 39 (1.21%) NUnit
20 36 (1.12%) Ant
General
1 502 (15.59%) Finance
2 405 (12.58%) Social Skills
3 226 (7.02%) Marketing
4 161 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 140 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 114 (3.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 100 (3.11%) Retail
8 96 (2.98%) Organisational Skills
9 79 (2.45%) Games
10 76 (2.36%) Telecoms
11 51 (1.58%) Back Office
12 50 (1.55%) Law
13 43 (1.34%) Public Sector
14 29 (0.90%) Presentation Skills
15 26 (0.81%) Advertising
15 26 (0.81%) Banking
16 25 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
17 24 (0.75%) Documentation Skills
17 24 (0.75%) Electronics
18 22 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2,188 (67.95%) Developer
2 498 (15.47%) Software Developer
3 476 (14.78%) Senior Developer
4 455 (14.13%) Software Engineer
5 374 (11.61%) .NET Developer
6 336 (10.43%) Full Stack Developer
7 216 (6.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 214 (6.65%) React Developer
9 210 (6.52%) C# Developer
10 202 (6.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 176 (5.47%) Java Developer
11 176 (5.47%) PHP Developer
12 139 (4.32%) .NET Software Developer
13 136 (4.22%) C# .NET Developer
14 126 (3.91%) C# Software Developer
15 121 (3.76%) Senior Software Developer
16 105 (3.26%) Senior .NET Developer
17 98 (3.04%) Java Engineer
18 87 (2.70%) Web Developer
19 83 (2.58%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,654 (51.37%) HTML
2 1,578 (49.01%) CSS
3 1,341 (41.65%) React
4 1,085 (33.70%) .NET
5 863 (26.80%) AngularJS
6 586 (18.20%) ASP.NET
6 586 (18.20%) Vue.js
7 584 (18.14%) Node.js
8 520 (16.15%) HTML5
9 452 (14.04%) .NET Core
10 372 (11.55%) CSS3
11 369 (11.46%) jQuery
12 368 (11.43%) .NET Framework
13 316 (9.81%) RESTful
14 284 (8.82%) REST
15 262 (8.14%) Sass
16 252 (7.83%) Web Services
17 223 (6.93%) ASP.NET Web API
18 219 (6.80%) Laravel
19 208 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 466 (14.47%) User Experience
2 240 (7.45%) Greenfield Project
3 209 (6.49%) Data Structures
4 203 (6.30%) Mobile App
5 162 (5.03%) Algorithms
6 151 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
7 118 (3.66%) Cloud Native
8 88 (2.73%) Life Science
9 74 (2.30%) Virtual Team
10 55 (1.71%) Cyberattack
11 48 (1.49%) Cyber Defence
12 41 (1.27%) Public Cloud
13 39 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
14 33 (1.02%) Legacy Applications
15 32 (0.99%) Smartphone
16 30 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
16 30 (0.93%) Video\Live Streaming
17 29 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
18 28 (0.87%) Handset
19 24 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 318 (9.88%) Linux
2 130 (4.04%) Android
3 107 (3.32%) Windows
4 97 (3.01%) Apple iOS
5 71 (2.20%) Ubuntu
6 57 (1.77%) Unix
7 27 (0.84%) Debian
8 16 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
9 15 (0.47%) Windows Server
10 10 (0.31%) CentOS
11 6 (0.19%) Alpine Linux
12 4 (0.12%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.062%) AIX
13 2 (0.062%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.031%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.031%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,630 (50.62%) Agile
2 838 (26.02%) Full Stack Development
3 786 (24.41%) Software Engineering
4 631 (19.60%) DevOps
5 555 (17.24%) CI/CD
6 536 (16.65%) MVC
7 493 (15.31%) Test Automation
8 486 (15.09%) Computer Science
9 462 (14.35%) Front End Development
10 441 (13.70%) Scrum
11 425 (13.20%) TDD
12 372 (11.55%) Web Development
13 368 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
14 347 (10.78%) Microservices
15 342 (10.62%) OOP
16 337 (10.47%) OO
17 326 (10.12%) Mentoring
18 286 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
19 264 (8.20%) Unit Testing
20 212 (6.58%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 1,279 (39.72%) C#
2 804 (24.97%) Java
2 804 (24.97%) SQL
3 624 (19.38%) Python
4 506 (15.71%) PHP
5 491 (15.25%) TypeScript
6 240 (7.45%) C++
7 151 (4.69%) C
8 149 (4.63%) Ruby
9 125 (3.88%) ES6
10 116 (3.60%) T-SQL
11 106 (3.29%) Go
12 94 (2.92%) Objective-C
13 88 (2.73%) Kotlin
14 70 (2.17%) PowerShell
15 69 (2.14%) Perl
16 56 (1.74%) Shell Script
17 50 (1.55%) Groovy
18 38 (1.18%) Bash
19 33 (1.02%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 563 (17.48%) Degree
2 301 (9.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 89 (2.76%) Security Cleared
4 64 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 62 (1.93%) OCP
5 62 (1.93%) Oracle Certification
6 56 (1.74%) SC Cleared
7 49 (1.52%) CIW
7 49 (1.52%) OCA
8 34 (1.06%) PhD
9 26 (0.81%) Master's Degree
10 24 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
11 14 (0.43%) DBS Check
12 10 (0.31%) ISTQB
13 8 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.22%) PMI Certification
15 6 (0.19%) AWS Certification
15 6 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
16 5 (0.16%) Postgraduate
17 4 (0.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (5.78%) Accessibility
2 174 (5.40%) QA
3 12 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.25%) SLA
6 7 (0.22%) WCAG
7 6 (0.19%) HL7
8 4 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (0.12%) GDPR
9 3 (0.093%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.062%) BS7799
10 2 (0.062%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.062%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.062%) GRC
10 2 (0.062%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.062%) NIST
System Software
1 574 (17.83%) Docker
2 37 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.16%) KVM
5 4 (0.12%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.093%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.031%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.031%) Firmware
7 1 (0.031%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.031%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.031%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 261 (8.11%) Kubernetes
2 65 (2.02%) Ansible
3 56 (1.74%) Terraform
4 31 (0.96%) Grafana
4 31 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (0.56%) Prometheus
6 16 (0.50%) Kibana
7 15 (0.47%) Opsview
8 10 (0.31%) Puppet
9 5 (0.16%) Consul
9 5 (0.16%) Packer
10 4 (0.12%) HP UCMDB
10 4 (0.12%) Istio
10 4 (0.12%) systemd
11 2 (0.062%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.062%) Podman
11 2 (0.062%) SCCM
11 2 (0.062%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.062%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 517 (16.06%) Microsoft
2 309 (9.60%) Google
3 134 (4.16%) Oracle
4 97 (3.01%) Adobe
5 54 (1.68%) IBM
6 51 (1.58%) Zend
7 41 (1.27%) Sitecore
8 29 (0.90%) Xamarin
9 23 (0.71%) Cadence
9 23 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (0.62%) Telerik
11 16 (0.50%) New Relic
12 13 (0.40%) Red Hat
13 12 (0.37%) VMware
14 11 (0.34%) hybris
14 11 (0.34%) SAP
15 10 (0.31%) CA Agile Central
15 10 (0.31%) Rockwell
15 10 (0.31%) ServiceNow
16 9 (0.28%) MuleSoft