Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South East
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 7 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 6,888 5,331 6,974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.67% 18.16% 18.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.87% 34.39% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6,370 4,860 6,636
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,475 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 17,719 15,500 19,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 58.32% 52.81% 51.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15,398 13,466 17,440
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,875
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +3.24%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £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 20 May 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 20 May 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 +1 2,620 £45,000 +5.88% 405
Hampshire +2 1,647 £42,500 +6.25% 174
Berkshire +3 1,271 £50,000 +11.11% 184
Surrey +4 1,055 £47,500 +7.95% 128
Oxfordshire 0 824 £45,000 +12.50% 134
East Sussex 0 714 £45,000 - 66
Buckinghamshire +2 562 £46,500 +9.41% 87
West Sussex +4 511 £42,500 - 59
Kent 0 259 £42,500 +21.43% 70
Sussex +5 67 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Isle of Wight - 28 £30,000 - 3
Middlesex +1 23 £110,000 +111.54% 3
Home Counties +1 7 £35,000 -39.13%
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 4,611 (66.94%) HTML
2 4,291 (62.30%) CSS
3 3,206 (46.54%) C#
4 2,970 (43.12%) .NET
5 2,926 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
6 2,517 (36.54%) AngularJS
7 2,320 (33.68%) MVC
8 2,231 (32.39%) SQL
9 2,176 (31.59%) jQuery
10 1,954 (28.37%) ASP.NET
11 1,727 (25.07%) SQL Server
12 1,512 (21.95%) Java
13 1,438 (20.88%) Web Development
14 1,380 (20.03%) HTML5
15 1,308 (18.99%) PHP
16 1,213 (17.61%) Git (software)
17 1,150 (16.70%) React
18 1,096 (15.91%) TDD
19 1,092 (15.85%) ASP.NET MVC
20 1,040 (15.10%) Front End Development
21 959 (13.92%) MySQL
22 936 (13.59%) Scrum
23 916 (13.30%) Microsoft
24 909 (13.20%) Degree
25 868 (12.60%) Web Services
26 866 (12.57%) .NET Framework
27 848 (12.31%) Software Engineering
27 848 (12.31%) ASP.NET Web API
27 848 (12.31%) CSS3
28 840 (12.20%) Node.js

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
1 520 (7.55%) CMS
2 229 (3.32%) IIS
3 224 (3.25%) WordPress
4 212 (3.08%) Apache
5 152 (2.21%) Umbraco
6 146 (2.12%) Drupal
7 122 (1.77%) SharePoint
8 114 (1.66%) Confluence
9 84 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
10 82 (1.19%) NServiceBus
11 78 (1.13%) Tomcat
12 72 (1.05%) JBoss
13 70 (1.02%) EPiServer
14 50 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
15 47 (0.68%) nginx
16 38 (0.55%) WebLogic
17 33 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
18 32 (0.46%) Apache Spark
19 30 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
20 29 (0.42%) Joomla!
Applications
1 153 (2.22%) Photoshop
2 76 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 57 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
4 49 (0.71%) Chatbot
5 40 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
6 38 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 18 (0.26%) InVision
8 15 (0.22%) Acrobat
9 13 (0.19%) UXPin
10 9 (0.13%) InDesign
10 9 (0.13%) MS Visio
11 7 (0.10%) InfoPath
12 5 (0.073%) Adobe After Effects
12 5 (0.073%) GIMP
12 5 (0.073%) RoboHelp
13 4 (0.058%) Adobe Premiere
13 4 (0.058%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 4 (0.058%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.029%) Microsoft Project
15 1 (0.015%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 137 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 57 (0.83%) Magento
3 23 (0.33%) NetSuite
4 16 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 9 (0.13%) Elite 3E
6 8 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.12%) Shopify
7 7 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
7 7 (0.10%) WebTrends
8 6 (0.087%) Adobe Campaign
8 6 (0.087%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.058%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.058%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.029%) Eloqua
10 2 (0.029%) Scribe Insight
11 1 (0.015%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.015%) nopCommerce
11 1 (0.015%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.015%) SAP S/4HANA
11 1 (0.015%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 488 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 456 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
3 317 (4.60%) SaaS
4 138 (2.00%) GitHub
5 112 (1.63%) npm
6 62 (0.90%) Office 365
7 54 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
8 46 (0.67%) Google Analytics
9 45 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
10 38 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
11 35 (0.51%) Yarn
12 26 (0.38%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 24 (0.35%) Serverless
14 23 (0.33%) Cloudflare
15 22 (0.32%) Force.com
16 21 (0.30%) OpenShift
17 17 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
18 16 (0.23%) AdWords
19 15 (0.22%) Heroku
20 14 (0.20%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 125 (1.81%) HTTP
2 103 (1.50%) Internet
3 58 (0.84%) TCP/IP
4 49 (0.71%) Intranet
5 41 (0.60%) SMS
6 28 (0.41%) DNS
7 26 (0.38%) Broadband
8 24 (0.35%) SSH
9 21 (0.30%) VoIP
10 19 (0.28%) Wireshark
11 18 (0.26%) Firewall
11 18 (0.26%) FTP
11 18 (0.26%) Wireless
12 16 (0.23%) HTTPS
13 14 (0.20%) WPA
14 13 (0.19%) SSL
14 13 (0.19%) Telnet
15 11 (0.16%) Network Security
16 10 (0.15%) SMTP
17 9 (0.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,727 (25.07%) SQL Server
2 959 (13.92%) MySQL
3 372 (5.40%) NoSQL
4 343 (4.98%) Relational Database
5 229 (3.32%) MongoDB
6 224 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
7 175 (2.54%) Big Data
8 127 (1.84%) SQL Server 2016
9 105 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 85 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 80 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 79 (1.15%) RDBMS
13 68 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
14 67 (0.97%) Oracle Database
15 53 (0.77%) MariaDB
16 46 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
17 42 (0.61%) SQLite
18 40 (0.58%) Redis
19 38 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
20 34 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1,213 (17.61%) Git (software)
2 347 (5.04%) Jenkins
3 338 (4.91%) Visual Studio
4 297 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 271 (3.93%) JIRA
6 263 (3.82%) Subversion
7 221 (3.21%) Selenium
8 191 (2.77%) gulp
9 165 (2.40%) webpack
10 135 (1.96%) Maven
11 111 (1.61%) Grunt
12 102 (1.48%) NUnit
13 81 (1.18%) JUnit
14 79 (1.15%) Eclipse
15 76 (1.10%) SpecFlow
16 74 (1.07%) Jasmine
16 74 (1.07%) WebDriver
17 69 (1.00%) Cucumber
18 57 (0.83%) Mocha
19 54 (0.78%) TeamCity
General
1 664 (9.64%) Finance
2 399 (5.79%) Marketing
3 264 (3.83%) Retail
4 135 (1.96%) Advertising
5 124 (1.80%) Games
6 113 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 97 (1.41%) Manufacturing
8 69 (1.00%) Banking
9 53 (0.77%) Electronics
9 53 (0.77%) Publishing
10 38 (0.55%) Back Office
11 31 (0.45%) Music Industry
12 25 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
13 24 (0.35%) Legal
13 24 (0.35%) Multimedia
14 21 (0.30%) Law
15 16 (0.23%) Aerospace
15 16 (0.23%) Automotive
16 13 (0.19%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5,625 (81.66%) Developer
2 1,523 (22.11%) .NET Developer
3 1,303 (18.92%) C# Developer
4 1,078 (15.65%) Software Developer
5 980 (14.23%) Senior Developer
6 888 (12.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 856 (12.43%) JavaScript Developer
8 771 (11.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 658 (9.55%) Web Developer
10 612 (8.89%) PHP Developer
11 566 (8.22%) Java Developer
12 555 (8.06%) C# Software Developer
13 483 (7.01%) Full Stack Developer
14 467 (6.78%) ASP.NET Developer
15 440 (6.39%) .NET Software Developer
16 410 (5.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 396 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 343 (4.98%) Lead Developer
19 341 (4.95%) Junior
20 339 (4.92%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,611 (66.94%) HTML
2 4,291 (62.30%) CSS
3 2,970 (43.12%) .NET
4 2,517 (36.54%) AngularJS
5 2,176 (31.59%) jQuery
6 1,954 (28.37%) ASP.NET
7 1,380 (20.03%) HTML5
8 1,150 (16.70%) React
9 1,092 (15.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 868 (12.60%) Web Services
11 866 (12.57%) .NET Framework
12 848 (12.31%) ASP.NET Web API
12 848 (12.31%) CSS3
13 840 (12.20%) Node.js
14 787 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 703 (10.21%) XML
16 662 (9.61%) Ajax
17 654 (9.49%) REST
18 605 (8.78%) JSON
19 563 (8.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 664 (9.64%) User Experience
2 584 (8.48%) Computer Science
3 454 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
4 411 (5.97%) Mobile App
5 247 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
6 172 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
7 144 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
8 138 (2.00%) Fintech
9 88 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
10 71 (1.03%) N-Tier
11 66 (0.96%) Management Information System
12 38 (0.55%) Social Media
13 33 (0.48%) W3C
14 30 (0.44%) Smartphone
15 29 (0.42%) Algorithms
16 26 (0.38%) e-Learning
17 25 (0.36%) Robotics
18 23 (0.33%) EPoS
19 22 (0.32%) BBC
20 21 (0.30%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 761 (11.05%) Linux
2 480 (6.97%) Windows
3 175 (2.54%) Android
4 174 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 118 (1.71%) Unix
6 106 (1.54%) Windows Server
7 56 (0.81%) Ubuntu
8 46 (0.67%) CentOS
9 19 (0.28%) Debian
9 19 (0.28%) Windows Phone
9 19 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
10 15 (0.22%) Mac OS
11 12 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.073%) Solaris
15 4 (0.058%) AIX
15 4 (0.058%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.029%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.029%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,926 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
2 2,320 (33.68%) MVC
3 1,438 (20.88%) Web Development
4 1,096 (15.91%) TDD
5 1,040 (15.10%) Front End Development
6 936 (13.59%) Scrum
7 848 (12.31%) Software Engineering
8 713 (10.35%) OO
9 555 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
10 543 (7.88%) Unit Testing
11 541 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
12 518 (7.52%) OOP
13 495 (7.19%) Mentoring
14 489 (7.10%) BDD
15 454 (6.59%) Test Automation
16 432 (6.27%) E-Commerce
17 421 (6.11%) SDLC
18 349 (5.07%) DevOps
19 312 (4.53%) CRM
20 298 (4.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3,206 (46.54%) C#
2 2,231 (32.39%) SQL
3 1,512 (21.95%) Java
4 1,308 (18.99%) PHP
5 680 (9.87%) Python
6 468 (6.79%) T-SQL
7 368 (5.34%) C++
8 330 (4.79%) TypeScript
9 316 (4.59%) Ruby
10 194 (2.82%) ES6
11 191 (2.77%) VB.NET
12 157 (2.28%) Java 8
13 138 (2.00%) C
14 112 (1.63%) Scala
15 104 (1.51%) Perl
16 99 (1.44%) VB
17 93 (1.35%) PowerShell
18 79 (1.15%) PL/SQL
19 69 (1.00%) Bash Shell
20 66 (0.96%) Go
Qualifications
1 909 (13.20%) Degree
2 252 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 91 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 83 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 57 (0.83%) SC Cleared
6 36 (0.52%) PhD
7 24 (0.35%) ISEB
8 20 (0.29%) DV Cleared
8 20 (0.29%) ISTQB
9 15 (0.22%) RHCA
10 14 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 13 (0.19%) MCTS
12 10 (0.15%) DBS Check
13 9 (0.13%) Master's Degree
14 7 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.10%) PMI Certification
15 6 (0.087%) Oracle Certification
15 6 (0.087%) SANS
16 5 (0.073%) MCPD
16 5 (0.073%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 245 (3.56%) QA
2 44 (0.64%) GDPR
3 28 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 17 (0.25%) GAMP
5 11 (0.16%) SLA
6 7 (0.10%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.058%) HL7
9 3 (0.044%) GCP
9 3 (0.044%) PA-DSS
10 2 (0.029%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.029%) PMO
10 2 (0.029%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.015%) COSHH
11 1 (0.015%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.015%) MISRA
11 1 (0.015%) MISRA C
11 1 (0.015%) WAI
11 1 (0.015%) WCAG
System Software
1 265 (3.85%) Docker
2 57 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 41 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 26 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (0.23%) HDFS
7 5 (0.073%) Firmware
8 4 (0.058%) LXC
9 3 (0.044%) Postfix
9 3 (0.044%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.029%) vSphere
11 1 (0.015%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.015%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 82 (1.19%) Ansible
2 65 (0.94%) Kubernetes
3 64 (0.93%) Puppet
4 63 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (0.36%) Terraform
6 22 (0.32%) SCOM
7 19 (0.28%) OPNET
7 19 (0.28%) SCCM
8 16 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
9 15 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
10 9 (0.13%) logstash
11 6 (0.087%) Nagios
11 6 (0.087%) Netcool
12 5 (0.073%) Cacti
12 5 (0.073%) Capistrano
12 5 (0.073%) CFEngine
12 5 (0.073%) Icinga
12 5 (0.073%) Kibana
12 5 (0.073%) OpenView
13 4 (0.058%) Salt
Vendors
1 916 (13.30%) Microsoft
2 318 (4.62%) Oracle
3 227 (3.30%) Google
4 153 (2.22%) Adobe
5 149 (2.16%) Capita
6 145 (2.11%) Zend
7 110 (1.60%) Xamarin
8 58 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
9 55 (0.80%) SAP
10 52 (0.75%) Sitecore
11 48 (0.70%) VMware
12 42 (0.61%) Twitter
13 41 (0.60%) HP
14 40 (0.58%) Red Hat
15 26 (0.38%) Apple
16 25 (0.36%) Sony
17 22 (0.32%) Dynatrace
18 21 (0.30%) Concur
19 20 (0.29%) Splunk
19 20 (0.29%) Telerik