Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 2,169 2,127 2,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.31% 20.41% 18.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.17% 35.54% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,956 1,903 1,978
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 5,997 5,985 6,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.92% 57.43% 56.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5,062 5,042 5,706
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +3 797 £42,500 -3.41% 123
Dorset 0 455 £35,000 - 59
Somerset +4 297 £40,000 +4.58% 48
Gloucestershire +2 283 £44,000 +10.00% 48
Wiltshire -7 163 £42,500 +13.33% 34
Devon -2 111 £40,000 +14.29% 42
Cornwall +3 57 £35,000 +22.81% 10
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 1,509 (69.57%) HTML
2 1,373 (63.30%) CSS
3 989 (45.60%) C#
4 979 (45.14%) Agile Software Development
5 915 (42.19%) .NET
6 776 (35.78%) MVC
7 758 (34.95%) AngularJS
8 679 (31.30%) SQL Server
9 678 (31.26%) SQL
10 619 (28.54%) ASP.NET
11 617 (28.45%) jQuery
12 578 (26.65%) Java
13 513 (23.65%) HTML5
14 500 (23.05%) Web Development
15 438 (20.19%) Git (software)
16 433 (19.96%) TDD
17 408 (18.81%) PHP
18 384 (17.70%) React
19 360 (16.60%) Software Engineering
20 359 (16.55%) ASP.NET MVC
21 319 (14.71%) MySQL
21 319 (14.71%) Node.js
22 310 (14.29%) Web Services
23 309 (14.25%) Microsoft
24 304 (14.02%) Degree
25 285 (13.14%) Linux
26 278 (12.82%) .NET Framework
27 274 (12.63%) OO
28 266 (12.26%) Scrum
28 266 (12.26%) Front End Development

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
1 101 (4.66%) CMS
2 93 (4.29%) Apache
3 84 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
4 63 (2.90%) IIS
5 62 (2.86%) Umbraco
5 62 (2.86%) WordPress
6 60 (2.77%) Tomcat
7 41 (1.89%) JBoss
8 38 (1.75%) Confluence
9 35 (1.61%) SharePoint
10 26 (1.20%) WebSphere
11 24 (1.11%) OpenStack
12 23 (1.06%) Apache Solr
12 23 (1.06%) Apache Spark
13 21 (0.97%) Drupal
13 21 (0.97%) WebLogic
14 19 (0.88%) EPiServer
14 19 (0.88%) SilverStripe
15 17 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
16 15 (0.69%) Kentico
Applications
1 44 (2.03%) Photoshop
2 35 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.32%) InDesign
6 5 (0.23%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (0.14%) Camtasia
7 3 (0.14%) InVision
7 3 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.092%) Autodesk Inventor
8 2 (0.092%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (0.092%) Revit
9 1 (0.046%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.046%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 42 (1.94%) Magento
2 5 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.23%) NetSuite
2 5 (0.23%) Shopify
3 4 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.18%) Maximo
3 4 (0.18%) OpenCart
3 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.18%) Zen Cart
4 3 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.14%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.092%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.092%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.092%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.046%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.046%) Siebel CRM
6 1 (0.046%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 244 (11.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 188 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
3 126 (5.81%) SaaS
4 46 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 45 (2.07%) npm
6 29 (1.34%) GitHub
7 20 (0.92%) PaaS
8 12 (0.55%) IaaS
8 12 (0.55%) Office 365
8 12 (0.55%) Slack
9 9 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.41%) Serverless
10 8 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.32%) Heroku
12 5 (0.23%) G Suite
13 4 (0.18%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.18%) Firebase
13 4 (0.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.81%) Internet
2 44 (2.03%) HTTP
3 43 (1.98%) SMS
4 20 (0.92%) Network Security
5 15 (0.69%) Firewall
6 13 (0.60%) SSL
7 12 (0.55%) TCP/IP
8 9 (0.41%) DNS
8 9 (0.41%) SNMP
9 6 (0.28%) VPN
10 4 (0.18%) Intranet
11 2 (0.092%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.092%) FCoE
11 2 (0.092%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.092%) LAN
11 2 (0.092%) Wireless
11 2 (0.092%) ZigBee
12 1 (0.046%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 1 (0.046%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 1 (0.046%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 679 (31.30%) SQL Server
2 319 (14.71%) MySQL
3 165 (7.61%) MongoDB
4 138 (6.36%) NoSQL
5 121 (5.58%) Relational Database
6 63 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
7 51 (2.35%) Hadoop
8 49 (2.26%) Big Data
9 41 (1.89%) Redis
10 39 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
11 35 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 33 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
13 28 (1.29%) RDBMS
14 24 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
15 22 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 22 (1.01%) MariaDB
15 22 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
16 17 (0.78%) Oracle Database
17 15 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
18 14 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 438 (20.19%) Git (software)
2 142 (6.55%) JIRA
3 135 (6.22%) Visual Studio
4 118 (5.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 100 (4.61%) Maven
6 95 (4.38%) Jenkins
7 93 (4.29%) Selenium
8 90 (4.15%) Subversion
9 82 (3.78%) JUnit
10 77 (3.55%) gulp
11 69 (3.18%) NUnit
12 56 (2.58%) Grunt
13 55 (2.54%) Eclipse
14 52 (2.40%) webpack
15 47 (2.17%) Cucumber
16 42 (1.94%) Jasmine
17 39 (1.80%) Ant
18 34 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 31 (1.43%) Protractor
20 26 (1.20%) SoapUI
General
1 243 (11.20%) Finance
2 122 (5.62%) Marketing
3 78 (3.60%) Retail
4 74 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 54 (2.49%) Electronics
6 53 (2.44%) Manufacturing
7 31 (1.43%) Advertising
8 26 (1.20%) Banking
9 25 (1.15%) Law
10 23 (1.06%) Games
11 20 (0.92%) Music Industry
12 15 (0.69%) Automotive
13 11 (0.51%) Legal
14 8 (0.37%) French Language
15 7 (0.32%) German Language
16 6 (0.28%) Local Government
16 6 (0.28%) Military
16 6 (0.28%) Online Betting
17 4 (0.18%) Back Office
17 4 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,747 (80.54%) Developer
2 478 (22.04%) .NET Developer
3 336 (15.49%) Software Developer
4 320 (14.75%) C# Developer
5 277 (12.77%) Senior Developer
6 240 (11.07%) Java Developer
7 237 (10.93%) PHP Developer
8 223 (10.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 222 (10.24%) Web Developer
10 206 (9.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 182 (8.39%) Software Engineer
12 179 (8.25%) JavaScript Developer
13 146 (6.73%) ASP.NET Developer
14 133 (6.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 133 (6.13%) Junior
15 126 (5.81%) Full Stack Developer
16 121 (5.58%) Junior Developer
17 112 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 110 (5.07%) C# Software Developer
19 95 (4.38%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,509 (69.57%) HTML
2 1,373 (63.30%) CSS
3 915 (42.19%) .NET
4 758 (34.95%) AngularJS
5 619 (28.54%) ASP.NET
6 617 (28.45%) jQuery
7 513 (23.65%) HTML5
8 384 (17.70%) React
9 359 (16.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 319 (14.71%) Node.js
11 310 (14.29%) Web Services
12 278 (12.82%) .NET Framework
13 260 (11.99%) CSS3
14 253 (11.66%) RESTful
15 239 (11.02%) XML
16 224 (10.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 203 (9.36%) REST
18 198 (9.13%) Spring
19 179 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web API
19 179 (8.25%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 215 (9.91%) User Experience
2 140 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 103 (4.75%) Greenfield Project
4 62 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 59 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
6 58 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
7 35 (1.61%) Fintech
8 19 (0.88%) Management Information System
9 17 (0.78%) RIA
10 15 (0.69%) Client/Server
11 14 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
12 11 (0.51%) W3C
13 9 (0.41%) Graphic Design
14 8 (0.37%) Virtual Team
15 7 (0.32%) AS400
15 7 (0.32%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.32%) Public Cloud
15 7 (0.32%) Robotics
15 7 (0.32%) Social Media
16 6 (0.28%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 285 (13.14%) Linux
2 122 (5.62%) Windows
3 69 (3.18%) Unix
4 61 (2.81%) Android
5 51 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 21 (0.97%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.37%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.18%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.14%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.092%) Debian
10 2 (0.092%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.092%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.092%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.046%) CentOS
11 1 (0.046%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.046%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 979 (45.14%) Agile Software Development
2 776 (35.78%) MVC
3 500 (23.05%) Web Development
4 433 (19.96%) TDD
5 360 (16.60%) Software Engineering
6 274 (12.63%) OO
7 266 (12.26%) Front End Development
7 266 (12.26%) Scrum
8 207 (9.54%) Test Automation
9 203 (9.36%) SDLC
10 197 (9.08%) OOP
11 190 (8.76%) BDD
12 174 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
13 168 (7.75%) Unit Testing
14 143 (6.59%) Microservices
15 136 (6.27%) DevOps
16 128 (5.90%) E-Commerce
17 113 (5.21%) Mentoring
18 106 (4.89%) Responsive Web Design
19 103 (4.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 989 (45.60%) C#
2 678 (31.26%) SQL
3 578 (26.65%) Java
4 408 (18.81%) PHP
5 203 (9.36%) Python
6 153 (7.05%) C++
7 116 (5.35%) Ruby
8 95 (4.38%) T-SQL
9 61 (2.81%) TypeScript
10 60 (2.77%) VB.NET
11 55 (2.54%) Bash Shell
12 52 (2.40%) PowerShell
13 50 (2.31%) C
13 50 (2.31%) ES6
14 33 (1.52%) Groovy
15 31 (1.43%) VBScript
16 29 (1.34%) Perl
17 22 (1.01%) Scala
18 21 (0.97%) Jython
19 20 (0.92%) ES7
Qualifications
1 304 (14.02%) Degree
2 92 (4.24%) Security Cleared
3 90 (4.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 39 (1.80%) DV Cleared
5 38 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 34 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (0.55%) ISTQB
9 11 (0.51%) MCPD
10 8 (0.37%) ISEB
10 8 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
11 7 (0.32%) CCNA
11 7 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.28%) CompTIA Security+
12 6 (0.28%) GIAC
12 6 (0.28%) Linux+ Certification
12 6 (0.28%) MCSE
12 6 (0.28%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (0.28%) SANS
12 6 (0.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (3.50%) QA
2 13 (0.60%) SLA
2 13 (0.60%) WCAG
3 7 (0.32%) WAI
4 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.046%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.046%) MISRA
5 1 (0.046%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 118 (5.44%) Docker
2 9 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.28%) vSphere
4 4 (0.18%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.14%) HDFS
5 3 (0.14%) NFS
5 3 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.092%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.092%) Samba
6 2 (0.092%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.092%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.046%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.046%) Firmware
7 1 (0.046%) Gluster
7 1 (0.046%) iptables
7 1 (0.046%) KVM
7 1 (0.046%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 42 (1.94%) Puppet
2 34 (1.57%) Ansible
3 33 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (1.48%) HP ALM
5 26 (1.20%) Kubernetes
6 22 (1.01%) CA Service Virtualization
7 15 (0.69%) Terraform
8 13 (0.60%) Kibana
9 8 (0.37%) Salt
10 4 (0.18%) Nagios
11 3 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (0.14%) Packer
11 3 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.092%) Graylog
12 2 (0.092%) vCenter Server
13 1 (0.046%) Check_MK
13 1 (0.046%) Grafana
13 1 (0.046%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 1 (0.046%) Pingdom
13 1 (0.046%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 309 (14.25%) Microsoft
2 135 (6.22%) Google
3 111 (5.12%) Oracle
4 60 (2.77%) SAP
5 57 (2.63%) Zend
6 39 (1.80%) Adobe
7 32 (1.48%) HP
8 26 (1.20%) CA
9 21 (0.97%) Apple
9 21 (0.97%) Sitecore
10 19 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (0.83%) Twitter
11 18 (0.83%) Xamarin
12 17 (0.78%) Atlassian
13 12 (0.55%) DevExpress
13 12 (0.55%) VMware
14 10 (0.46%) IBM
15 9 (0.41%) Telerik
16 8 (0.37%) Facebook
17 5 (0.23%) Syncsort