Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 6,649 5,672 6,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.31% 19.47% 17.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.88% 35.48% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6,049 5,214 6,208
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,971 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 17,102 15,987 19,504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.39% 54.87% 52.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14,801 13,925 17,347
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 17 August 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 17 August 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 2,497 £47,500 +5.56% 360
Hampshire +1 1,467 £42,500 - 160
Berkshire 0 1,197 £50,000 +11.11% 152
Surrey +3 980 £46,750 +3.89% 105
Oxfordshire 0 818 £47,500 +18.75% 135
East Sussex 0 808 £45,000 - 55
West Sussex +4 586 £42,500 +6.25% 55
Buckinghamshire -1 498 £45,000 +5.88% 73
Kent 0 256 £42,000 +12.00% 52
Sussex +10 34 £70,000 - 1
Isle of Wight +2 25 £31,250 +30.21% 2
Home Counties +6 11 £35,000 -41.67%
Middlesex +2 7 £110,000 +144.44% 2
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 4,449 (66.91%) HTML
2 4,071 (61.23%) CSS
3 2,974 (44.73%) C#
4 2,838 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
5 2,777 (41.77%) .NET
6 2,379 (35.78%) AngularJS
7 2,100 (31.58%) MVC
8 1,962 (29.51%) jQuery
9 1,960 (29.48%) SQL
10 1,732 (26.05%) ASP.NET
11 1,517 (22.82%) SQL Server
12 1,509 (22.70%) Java
13 1,434 (21.57%) HTML5
14 1,333 (20.05%) Git (software)
15 1,331 (20.02%) Web Development
16 1,184 (17.81%) React
17 1,117 (16.80%) PHP
18 1,053 (15.84%) TDD
19 1,048 (15.76%) ASP.NET MVC
20 1,043 (15.69%) Front End Development
21 1,041 (15.66%) Scrum
22 915 (13.76%) Microsoft
23 908 (13.66%) Web Services
24 900 (13.54%) Software Engineering
25 877 (13.19%) MySQL
26 873 (13.13%) CSS3
27 853 (12.83%) Degree
28 822 (12.36%) Node.js
29 750 (11.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
30 730 (10.98%) .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
1 435 (6.54%) CMS
2 228 (3.43%) IIS
3 178 (2.68%) Umbraco
4 169 (2.54%) WordPress
5 164 (2.47%) Apache
6 132 (1.99%) SharePoint
7 126 (1.90%) Drupal
8 110 (1.65%) Confluence
9 99 (1.49%) Tomcat
10 71 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
11 70 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
12 49 (0.74%) EPiServer
13 45 (0.68%) JBoss
14 44 (0.66%) NServiceBus
15 43 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
16 34 (0.51%) nginx
17 26 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
18 24 (0.36%) WildFly
19 23 (0.35%) Apache Spark
20 22 (0.33%) Kentico
Applications
1 157 (2.36%) Photoshop
2 55 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 55 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 53 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
4 44 (0.66%) Chatbot
5 40 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 18 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.20%) InVision
7 13 (0.20%) RoboHelp
8 11 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
9 10 (0.15%) UXPin
10 8 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
10 8 (0.12%) InfoPath
11 7 (0.11%) InDesign
12 6 (0.090%) GIMP
13 5 (0.075%) Microsoft Project
14 4 (0.060%) Acrobat
15 2 (0.030%) 3ds Max
15 2 (0.030%) Adobe Premiere
15 2 (0.030%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 129 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.53%) Magento
3 29 (0.44%) NetSuite
4 13 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 13 (0.20%) SAP Business One
5 12 (0.18%) WebTrends
6 11 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 10 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
8 8 (0.12%) Shopify
9 7 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
10 5 (0.075%) Oracle BPM
10 5 (0.075%) Payment Gateway
11 4 (0.060%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (0.060%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (0.030%) nopCommerce
12 2 (0.030%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.030%) Sage 1000
12 2 (0.030%) Sage CRM
12 2 (0.030%) Scribe Insight
12 2 (0.030%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 552 (8.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 531 (7.99%) Amazon AWS
3 230 (3.46%) SaaS
4 124 (1.86%) GitHub
5 120 (1.80%) npm
6 74 (1.11%) Office 365
7 71 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
8 67 (1.01%) Serverless
9 48 (0.72%) Google Analytics
10 38 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
11 34 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
12 32 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
13 29 (0.44%) Heroku
14 28 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
15 22 (0.33%) OpenShift
16 19 (0.29%) DigitalOcean
17 17 (0.26%) PaaS
17 17 (0.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
18 14 (0.21%) Cloudflare
18 14 (0.21%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 136 (2.05%) HTTP
2 86 (1.29%) Internet
3 66 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 42 (0.63%) Intranet
5 35 (0.53%) SMS
6 27 (0.41%) DNS
7 26 (0.39%) Broadband
8 23 (0.35%) Firewall
9 17 (0.26%) Wireless
10 15 (0.23%) DHCP
11 14 (0.21%) AMQP
11 14 (0.21%) SSL
12 12 (0.18%) SSH
13 11 (0.17%) VoIP
14 10 (0.15%) Wireshark
15 9 (0.14%) HTTPS
15 9 (0.14%) VLAN
15 9 (0.14%) WPA
16 8 (0.12%) Extranet
17 7 (0.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,517 (22.82%) SQL Server
2 877 (13.19%) MySQL
3 384 (5.78%) Relational Database
4 347 (5.22%) NoSQL
5 231 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
6 225 (3.38%) MongoDB
7 123 (1.85%) Big Data
8 118 (1.77%) RDBMS
9 105 (1.58%) SQL Server 2016
10 94 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 90 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 86 (1.29%) Oracle Database
13 83 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
14 74 (1.11%) Redis
15 66 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
16 57 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
17 49 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
18 40 (0.60%) MariaDB
19 37 (0.56%) Power BI
20 30 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1,333 (20.05%) Git (software)
2 422 (6.35%) Jenkins
3 399 (6.00%) Visual Studio
4 331 (4.98%) JIRA
5 292 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 241 (3.62%) gulp
6 241 (3.62%) Subversion
7 188 (2.83%) Selenium
8 187 (2.81%) webpack
9 173 (2.60%) Maven
10 140 (2.11%) NUnit
11 121 (1.82%) Grunt
12 90 (1.35%) Eclipse
12 90 (1.35%) JUnit
13 80 (1.20%) SpecFlow
14 73 (1.10%) TeamCity
15 70 (1.05%) Bitbucket
16 66 (0.99%) Gradle
16 66 (0.99%) Jasmine
17 65 (0.98%) Cucumber
General
1 618 (9.29%) Finance
2 356 (5.35%) Marketing
3 270 (4.06%) Retail
4 146 (2.20%) Games
5 140 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 119 (1.79%) Advertising
7 95 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 72 (1.08%) Electronics
9 49 (0.74%) Banking
10 31 (0.47%) Publishing
11 29 (0.44%) Automotive
12 22 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
13 20 (0.30%) Multimedia
14 19 (0.29%) Back Office
14 19 (0.29%) Hindi Language
14 19 (0.29%) Punjabi Language
14 19 (0.29%) Urdu Language
15 18 (0.27%) Law
15 18 (0.27%) Legal
16 14 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5,341 (80.33%) Developer
2 1,363 (20.50%) .NET Developer
3 1,164 (17.51%) C# Developer
4 906 (13.63%) Software Developer
5 883 (13.28%) JavaScript Developer
6 875 (13.16%) Senior Developer
7 795 (11.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 756 (11.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 645 (9.70%) Full Stack Developer
10 571 (8.59%) Web Developer
11 546 (8.21%) Java Developer
12 508 (7.64%) PHP Developer
13 458 (6.89%) C# Software Developer
14 398 (5.99%) Software Engineer
15 388 (5.84%) ASP.NET Developer
16 386 (5.81%) HTML Developer
17 382 (5.75%) .NET Software Developer
18 354 (5.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 320 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 315 (4.74%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,449 (66.91%) HTML
2 4,071 (61.23%) CSS
3 2,777 (41.77%) .NET
4 2,379 (35.78%) AngularJS
5 1,962 (29.51%) jQuery
6 1,732 (26.05%) ASP.NET
7 1,434 (21.57%) HTML5
8 1,184 (17.81%) React
9 1,048 (15.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 908 (13.66%) Web Services
11 873 (13.13%) CSS3
12 822 (12.36%) Node.js
13 750 (11.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 730 (10.98%) .NET Framework
15 725 (10.90%) ASP.NET Web API
16 669 (10.06%) REST
17 592 (8.90%) XML
18 582 (8.75%) RESTful
19 565 (8.50%) Sass
20 545 (8.20%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 711 (10.69%) User Experience
2 607 (9.13%) Computer Science
3 418 (6.29%) Greenfield Project
4 351 (5.28%) Mobile App
5 242 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 172 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
7 171 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
8 115 (1.73%) Fintech
9 91 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
10 74 (1.11%) Algorithms
11 54 (0.81%) Management Information System
12 50 (0.75%) Social Media
13 49 (0.74%) N-Tier
14 32 (0.48%) W3C
15 25 (0.38%) Driving Licence
16 24 (0.36%) e-Learning
16 24 (0.36%) Graphic Design
17 22 (0.33%) Life Science
17 22 (0.33%) Smartphone
18 21 (0.32%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 722 (10.86%) Linux
2 469 (7.05%) Windows
3 218 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 194 (2.92%) Android
5 146 (2.20%) Unix
6 97 (1.46%) Windows Server
7 49 (0.74%) Ubuntu
8 38 (0.57%) CentOS
9 28 (0.42%) Debian
10 16 (0.24%) Windows Phone
10 16 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
11 14 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (0.18%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.12%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.11%) AIX
15 4 (0.060%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 3 (0.045%) Solaris
16 3 (0.045%) Windows Server 2012
17 2 (0.030%) Amazon Linux
17 2 (0.030%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,838 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 2,100 (31.58%) MVC
3 1,331 (20.02%) Web Development
4 1,053 (15.84%) TDD
5 1,043 (15.69%) Front End Development
6 1,041 (15.66%) Scrum
7 900 (13.54%) Software Engineering
8 681 (10.24%) OO
9 584 (8.78%) Continuous Integration
10 530 (7.97%) Unit Testing
11 502 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
12 485 (7.29%) Test Automation
13 446 (6.71%) OOP
14 431 (6.48%) BDD
15 416 (6.26%) Mentoring
16 404 (6.08%) SDLC
17 377 (5.67%) E-Commerce
18 315 (4.74%) DevOps
19 296 (4.45%) CRM
20 281 (4.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2,974 (44.73%) C#
2 1,960 (29.48%) SQL
3 1,509 (22.70%) Java
4 1,117 (16.80%) PHP
5 712 (10.71%) Python
6 381 (5.73%) C++
7 378 (5.69%) T-SQL
8 339 (5.10%) TypeScript
9 248 (3.73%) Ruby
10 206 (3.10%) VB.NET
11 184 (2.77%) ES6
12 154 (2.32%) Java 8
13 123 (1.85%) C
14 99 (1.49%) PowerShell
15 90 (1.35%) Go
16 72 (1.08%) Perl
16 72 (1.08%) Scala
17 64 (0.96%) Bash Shell
18 63 (0.95%) PL/SQL
18 63 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 853 (12.83%) Degree
2 277 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 108 (1.62%) Security Cleared
4 72 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 65 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 36 (0.54%) DV Cleared
7 24 (0.36%) PhD
8 22 (0.33%) RHCA
9 20 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 17 (0.26%) Master's Degree
11 10 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
12 9 (0.14%) ISTQB
13 8 (0.12%) ISEB
13 8 (0.12%) PMI Certification
14 7 (0.11%) DBS Check
15 6 (0.090%) MCTS
16 4 (0.060%) HND
16 4 (0.060%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 3 (0.045%) CITP
17 3 (0.045%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 327 (4.92%) QA
2 48 (0.72%) GDPR
3 35 (0.53%) SLA
4 20 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.23%) GCP
6 14 (0.21%) GAMP
7 11 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.11%) DICOM
9 7 (0.11%) WAI
10 6 (0.090%) HL7
11 5 (0.075%) PMO
12 3 (0.045%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.030%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.015%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.015%) ISO/IEC 12207
14 1 (0.015%) MISRA
14 1 (0.015%) MISRA C
14 1 (0.015%) WCAG
System Software
1 340 (5.11%) Docker
2 44 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 41 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.20%) VirtualBox
7 12 (0.18%) vSphere
8 10 (0.15%) Firmware
9 9 (0.14%) LXC
10 8 (0.12%) HDFS
11 3 (0.045%) Postfix
12 2 (0.030%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.030%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.015%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.015%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 102 (1.53%) Ansible
2 87 (1.31%) Kubernetes
3 70 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 51 (0.77%) Puppet
5 34 (0.51%) Terraform
6 12 (0.18%) Salt
6 12 (0.18%) SCOM
7 11 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
8 10 (0.15%) OPNET
8 10 (0.15%) SCCM
9 7 (0.11%) Kibana
10 6 (0.090%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (0.075%) Hadoop YARN
11 5 (0.075%) logstash
12 4 (0.060%) Prometheus
13 3 (0.045%) Grafana
13 3 (0.045%) HP ALM
13 3 (0.045%) Nagios
13 3 (0.045%) OpenView
13 3 (0.045%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 915 (13.76%) Microsoft
2 329 (4.95%) Oracle
3 174 (2.62%) Google
4 158 (2.38%) Adobe
5 137 (2.06%) Capita
6 116 (1.74%) Xamarin
7 77 (1.16%) SAP
7 77 (1.16%) Zend
8 74 (1.11%) Sitecore
9 68 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
10 49 (0.74%) Twitter
11 45 (0.68%) VMware
12 36 (0.54%) Red Hat
13 32 (0.48%) Telerik
14 23 (0.35%) TOWER Software
15 20 (0.30%) HP
16 19 (0.29%) Atlassian
17 18 (0.27%) Facebook
18 17 (0.26%) Informatica
19 15 (0.23%) Sage