Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,953 2,238 2,282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.48% 21.85% 21.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.02% 36.77% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,703 2,050 2,057
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,914 6,087 6,086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.99% 59.44% 56.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4,884 5,136 5,179
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in the South West

JavaScript
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript in the South West.

Salary trend for JavaScript in the South West

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in the South West over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in the South West

JavaScript
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the South West region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Bristol -1 741 £45,000 +5.88% 170
Dorset +1 326 £37,500 +15.38% 51
Gloucestershire -6 234 £45,000 - 54
Somerset 0 215 £45,000 +5.88% 58
Wiltshire -3 211 £40,500 -4.71% 40
Devon +2 152 £40,000 - 51
Cornwall +6 74 £27,500 -15.38% 18
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 West region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 1,242 (63.59%) HTML
2 1,129 (57.81%) CSS
3 847 (43.37%) C#
4 808 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
5 774 (39.63%) .NET
6 622 (31.85%) MVC
7 529 (27.09%) AngularJS
8 505 (25.86%) SQL
9 494 (25.29%) ASP.NET
10 489 (25.04%) SQL Server
11 484 (24.78%) Java
12 477 (24.42%) jQuery
13 446 (22.84%) PHP
14 436 (22.32%) Git (software)
15 382 (19.56%) Web Development
16 373 (19.10%) MySQL
17 363 (18.59%) Software Engineering
18 347 (17.77%) HTML5
19 317 (16.23%) TDD
20 310 (15.87%) Finance
21 295 (15.10%) Web Services
22 293 (15.00%) Scrum
23 288 (14.75%) Linux
24 283 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
25 271 (13.88%) ASP.NET MVC
25 271 (13.88%) Microsoft
26 269 (13.77%) React
27 263 (13.47%) Python
28 251 (12.85%) Node.js
29 241 (12.34%) REST

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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
1 124 (6.35%) Apache
2 105 (5.38%) CMS
3 92 (4.71%) WordPress
4 52 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
5 47 (2.41%) Tomcat
6 33 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 31 (1.59%) Umbraco
8 29 (1.48%) IIS
9 27 (1.38%) Apache Spark
10 25 (1.28%) Confluence
11 21 (1.08%) Drupal
12 19 (0.97%) nginx
12 19 (0.97%) WebLogic
13 18 (0.92%) Apache Pig
14 16 (0.82%) EPiServer
14 16 (0.82%) eZ Publish
15 15 (0.77%) JBoss
16 13 (0.67%) Alfresco
17 10 (0.51%) GlassFish
17 10 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 69 (3.53%) Chatbot
2 48 (2.46%) Photoshop
3 36 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
4 18 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
5 14 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.36%) InDesign
8 7 (0.36%) InVision
9 5 (0.26%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.051%) Maya
11 1 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.72%) Magento
3 10 (0.51%) Shopify
4 7 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.20%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.10%) Endur
7 2 (0.10%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.10%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.051%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.051%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.051%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.051%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.051%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 283 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
2 226 (11.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (3.43%) SaaS
4 31 (1.59%) GitHub
5 30 (1.54%) Amazon S3
6 27 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 26 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
8 25 (1.28%) npm
9 20 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
9 20 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
9 20 (1.02%) Serverless
10 16 (0.82%) Office 365
11 14 (0.72%) PaaS
12 11 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 11 (0.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 11 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
13 10 (0.51%) IaaS
14 8 (0.41%) Loggly
15 6 (0.31%) Slack
16 5 (0.26%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 77 (3.94%) Internet
2 41 (2.10%) HTTP
3 40 (2.05%) SSL
4 22 (1.13%) TCP/IP
5 19 (0.97%) Network Security
6 15 (0.77%) SMS
7 12 (0.61%) Firewall
8 10 (0.51%) VoIP
9 9 (0.46%) Skype
10 8 (0.41%) DNS
10 8 (0.41%) HTTPS
10 8 (0.41%) Intranet
11 5 (0.26%) SMTP
12 3 (0.15%) FTP
13 2 (0.10%) DHCP
13 2 (0.10%) SNMP
13 2 (0.10%) SSH
13 2 (0.10%) VLAN
13 2 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.051%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 489 (25.04%) SQL Server
2 373 (19.10%) MySQL
3 119 (6.09%) PostgreSQL
4 115 (5.89%) MongoDB
5 80 (4.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 59 (3.02%) Hadoop
6 59 (3.02%) Relational Database
7 55 (2.82%) NoSQL
8 53 (2.71%) Big Data
9 43 (2.20%) Redis
10 21 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (0.92%) CouchDB
13 17 (0.87%) Apache Hive
13 17 (0.87%) Oracle Database
14 16 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (0.82%) RDBMS
15 14 (0.72%) MariaDB
16 13 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 436 (22.32%) Git (software)
2 125 (6.40%) Selenium
3 123 (6.30%) Maven
4 113 (5.79%) Jenkins
5 103 (5.27%) JIRA
5 103 (5.27%) Subversion
6 95 (4.86%) JUnit
7 82 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 73 (3.74%) Visual Studio
9 64 (3.28%) Cucumber
10 52 (2.66%) Eclipse
11 46 (2.36%) PHPUnit
11 46 (2.36%) webpack
12 45 (2.30%) Jasmine
13 41 (2.10%) Protractor
14 40 (2.05%) Bitbucket
15 38 (1.95%) gulp
16 31 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 30 (1.54%) NUnit
18 27 (1.38%) TestNG
General
1 310 (15.87%) Finance
2 191 (9.78%) Marketing
3 128 (6.55%) Manufacturing
4 126 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 119 (6.09%) Electronics
6 73 (3.74%) Retail
7 41 (2.10%) Games
8 30 (1.54%) Law
9 12 (0.61%) Advertising
9 12 (0.61%) Back Office
9 12 (0.61%) German Language
9 12 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
10 11 (0.56%) Legal
11 9 (0.46%) Banking
12 5 (0.26%) Georgian Language
12 5 (0.26%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.26%) Publishing
13 4 (0.20%) Automotive
14 2 (0.10%) Local Government
14 2 (0.10%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1,435 (73.48%) Developer
2 362 (18.54%) .NET Developer
3 344 (17.61%) Software Developer
4 232 (11.88%) PHP Developer
5 214 (10.96%) C# Developer
6 206 (10.55%) Senior Developer
7 193 (9.88%) Java Developer
7 193 (9.88%) Software Engineer
8 181 (9.27%) Web Developer
9 171 (8.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 162 (8.29%) JavaScript Developer
11 158 (8.09%) C# .NET Developer
12 115 (5.89%) Full Stack Developer
13 105 (5.38%) Junior
14 86 (4.40%) Junior Developer
15 79 (4.05%) ASP.NET Developer
16 75 (3.84%) C# Software Developer
17 72 (3.69%) .NET Software Developer
18 71 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
19 70 (3.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,242 (63.59%) HTML
2 1,129 (57.81%) CSS
3 774 (39.63%) .NET
4 529 (27.09%) AngularJS
5 494 (25.29%) ASP.NET
6 477 (24.42%) jQuery
7 347 (17.77%) HTML5
8 295 (15.10%) Web Services
9 271 (13.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 269 (13.77%) React
11 251 (12.85%) Node.js
12 241 (12.34%) REST
13 240 (12.29%) XML
14 181 (9.27%) Spring
15 177 (9.06%) CSS3
16 173 (8.86%) Sass
17 172 (8.81%) ASP.NET Web API
18 169 (8.65%) .NET Framework
19 133 (6.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 132 (6.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 183 (9.37%) User Experience
2 158 (8.09%) Greenfield Project
3 81 (4.15%) Self-Motivation
4 80 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (2.76%) Mobile App
6 33 (1.69%) Fintech
7 30 (1.54%) Graphic Design
8 26 (1.33%) RIA
9 23 (1.18%) Algorithms
10 19 (0.97%) Data Structures
11 17 (0.87%) Cybercrime
11 17 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (0.82%) Management Information System
12 16 (0.82%) Social Media
13 11 (0.56%) iPhone
14 9 (0.46%) Driving Licence
14 9 (0.46%) Virtual Team
15 8 (0.41%) Blog
15 8 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (0.41%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 288 (14.75%) Linux
2 151 (7.73%) Windows
3 93 (4.76%) Android
4 77 (3.94%) Apple iOS
5 66 (3.38%) Unix
6 17 (0.87%) Windows Server
7 16 (0.82%) Mac OS X
8 15 (0.77%) Ubuntu
9 11 (0.56%) Windows Phone
10 9 (0.46%) Debian
10 9 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.31%) CentOS
12 5 (0.26%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.10%) Solaris
14 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 808 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
2 622 (31.85%) MVC
3 382 (19.56%) Web Development
4 363 (18.59%) Software Engineering
5 317 (16.23%) TDD
6 293 (15.00%) Scrum
7 224 (11.47%) Continuous Integration
8 209 (10.70%) Test Automation
9 202 (10.34%) Front End Development
10 189 (9.68%) SDLC
11 184 (9.42%) Problem-Solving
12 182 (9.32%) OO
13 164 (8.40%) Mentoring
14 156 (7.99%) E-Commerce
15 141 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
16 140 (7.17%) Microservices
17 129 (6.61%) Open Source
18 125 (6.40%) Digital Marketing
19 117 (5.99%) Unit Testing
20 116 (5.94%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 847 (43.37%) C#
2 505 (25.86%) SQL
3 484 (24.78%) Java
4 446 (22.84%) PHP
5 263 (13.47%) Python
6 161 (8.24%) C++
7 150 (7.68%) TypeScript
8 79 (4.05%) ES6
9 78 (3.99%) C
10 73 (3.74%) Ruby
11 66 (3.38%) Bash Shell
12 56 (2.87%) T-SQL
13 47 (2.41%) PowerShell
14 42 (2.15%) Scala
15 41 (2.10%) VB.NET
16 34 (1.74%) Objective-C
17 33 (1.69%) Perl
17 33 (1.69%) VB
18 30 (1.54%) Shell Script
19 29 (1.48%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 213 (10.91%) Degree
2 155 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 119 (6.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 73 (3.74%) DV Cleared
5 68 (3.48%) SC Cleared
6 30 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (0.72%) ISTQB
8 13 (0.67%) CCNA
8 13 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (0.67%) ISEB
9 12 (0.61%) CISSP
9 12 (0.61%) CompTIA Security+
9 12 (0.61%) GIAC
9 12 (0.61%) Linux+ Certification
9 12 (0.61%) MCSE
9 12 (0.61%) Network+ Certification
9 12 (0.61%) SANS
9 12 (0.61%) SSCP
10 8 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
11 5 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (4.10%) QA
2 15 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 10 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.15%) GDPR
5 2 (0.10%) WCAG
6 1 (0.051%) HL7
System Software
1 127 (6.50%) Docker
2 18 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.92%) vSphere
3 10 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.31%) HDFS
6 5 (0.26%) Xen
7 3 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.15%) KVM
7 3 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.10%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.051%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 34 (1.74%) Kubernetes
2 27 (1.38%) Puppet
3 21 (1.08%) Ansible
4 16 (0.82%) Salt
5 14 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.51%) HP ALM
7 6 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
8 5 (0.26%) SCCM
8 5 (0.26%) SCOM
9 3 (0.15%) CA Service Virtualization
10 2 (0.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 2 (0.10%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.10%) Ganeti
10 2 (0.10%) Marathon
10 2 (0.10%) Mesos
10 2 (0.10%) Terraform
10 2 (0.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 271 (13.88%) Microsoft
2 120 (6.14%) SAP
3 115 (5.89%) Oracle
4 41 (2.10%) Adobe
4 41 (2.10%) Atlassian
5 36 (1.84%) Google
6 22 (1.13%) Zend
7 20 (1.02%) Sitecore
8 18 (0.92%) VMware
9 16 (0.82%) Xamarin
10 14 (0.72%) DevExpress
11 13 (0.67%) HP
12 10 (0.51%) WooCommerce
13 9 (0.46%) Cisco
13 9 (0.46%) Red Hat
14 8 (0.41%) Twitter
15 6 (0.31%) Civica
15 6 (0.31%) IBM
15 6 (0.31%) ServiceNow
16 5 (0.26%) Telerik