Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 2,158 2,143 2,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.33% 21.14% 19.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.06% 35.51% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,940 1,923 1,962
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,335 6,035 6,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 59.68% 59.55% 56.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5,339 5,100 5,435
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 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
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 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 21 May 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 21 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
Bristol -1 810 £45,000 +5.88% 133
Dorset 0 468 £37,500 +7.14% 49
Gloucestershire -1 316 £42,500 +6.25% 54
Somerset +5 199 £42,000 +9.09% 40
Wiltshire -8 174 £42,500 +13.33% 33
Devon -1 94 £37,500 - 35
Cornwall +1 85 £35,000 -6.67% 16
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 West region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 1,465 (67.89%) HTML
2 1,360 (63.02%) CSS
3 1,096 (50.79%) C#
4 1,011 (46.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1,008 (46.71%) .NET
6 744 (34.48%) AngularJS
7 737 (34.15%) MVC
8 721 (33.41%) SQL
9 660 (30.58%) SQL Server
10 604 (27.99%) jQuery
11 595 (27.57%) ASP.NET
12 557 (25.81%) Java
13 538 (24.93%) HTML5
14 447 (20.71%) Web Development
15 428 (19.83%) TDD
16 420 (19.46%) Git (software)
17 372 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
18 354 (16.40%) PHP
19 347 (16.08%) Software Engineering
20 341 (15.80%) Scrum
21 340 (15.76%) React
22 319 (14.78%) Microsoft
23 312 (14.46%) .NET Framework
24 306 (14.18%) Degree
25 302 (13.99%) MySQL
26 291 (13.48%) Finance
27 285 (13.21%) CSS3
28 271 (12.56%) Node.js
29 264 (12.23%) Web Services
30 257 (11.91%) XML

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
1 112 (5.19%) Apache
2 101 (4.68%) CMS
3 76 (3.52%) WordPress
4 69 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
5 64 (2.97%) Tomcat
6 56 (2.59%) IIS
7 55 (2.55%) JBoss
8 52 (2.41%) Confluence
9 45 (2.09%) SharePoint
10 41 (1.90%) Umbraco
11 34 (1.58%) nginx
12 31 (1.44%) Drupal
13 29 (1.34%) WebLogic
14 26 (1.20%) WebSphere
15 14 (0.65%) Jetty
16 13 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (0.56%) Joomla!
17 12 (0.56%) Mule
18 11 (0.51%) Apache Spark
19 10 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 26 (1.20%) Photoshop
2 21 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.23%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.19%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.14%) InDesign
8 2 (0.093%) InVision
9 1 (0.046%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.046%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.046%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.046%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.046%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 43 (1.99%) Magento
2 14 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.19%) nopCommerce
3 4 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.14%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.093%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.093%) Shopify
5 2 (0.093%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.046%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.046%) Siebel CRM
6 1 (0.046%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.046%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 239 (11.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 138 (6.39%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (3.38%) SaaS
4 34 (1.58%) npm
5 29 (1.34%) GitHub
6 26 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (0.60%) PaaS
8 11 (0.51%) Slack
9 10 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (0.46%) Office 365
10 9 (0.42%) IaaS
11 8 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (0.32%) Serverless
13 6 (0.28%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.28%) G Suite
14 5 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
14 5 (0.23%) Heroku
15 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
15 4 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
15 4 (0.19%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 76 (3.52%) Internet
2 50 (2.32%) HTTP
3 49 (2.27%) SMS
4 17 (0.79%) SSL
5 15 (0.70%) Network Security
6 10 (0.46%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.42%) SSH
8 8 (0.37%) Firewall
8 8 (0.37%) SNMP
9 5 (0.23%) DNS
9 5 (0.23%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.14%) Skype
11 2 (0.093%) LAN
11 2 (0.093%) PPP
11 2 (0.093%) RS-485
12 1 (0.046%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.046%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.046%) SMTP
12 1 (0.046%) VPN
12 1 (0.046%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 660 (30.58%) SQL Server
2 302 (13.99%) MySQL
3 146 (6.77%) MongoDB
4 127 (5.89%) NoSQL
5 114 (5.28%) Relational Database
6 60 (2.78%) Big Data
7 52 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
8 44 (2.04%) Redis
8 44 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 35 (1.62%) SQL Server 2016
11 34 (1.58%) Hadoop
12 30 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (1.07%) Blockchain
14 19 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
15 18 (0.83%) RDBMS
16 15 (0.70%) Riak
17 14 (0.65%) Couchbase
17 14 (0.65%) Oracle Database
18 11 (0.51%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 420 (19.46%) Git (software)
2 167 (7.74%) JIRA
3 140 (6.49%) Selenium
4 130 (6.02%) Visual Studio
5 126 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 124 (5.75%) JUnit
7 97 (4.49%) Maven
8 95 (4.40%) Jenkins
9 90 (4.17%) Jasmine
10 85 (3.94%) Subversion
11 71 (3.29%) Protractor
12 69 (3.20%) TestNG
13 57 (2.64%) Cucumber
13 57 (2.64%) gulp
14 51 (2.36%) NUnit
15 45 (2.09%) Eclipse
16 40 (1.85%) webpack
17 37 (1.71%) Ant
18 31 (1.44%) Bitbucket
19 27 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 291 (13.48%) Finance
2 131 (6.07%) Marketing
3 88 (4.08%) Retail
4 84 (3.89%) Telecoms
5 79 (3.66%) Manufacturing
6 72 (3.34%) Electronics
7 29 (1.34%) Advertising
8 22 (1.02%) Games
9 21 (0.97%) Music Industry
10 17 (0.79%) Banking
11 15 (0.70%) Law
12 13 (0.60%) Legal
13 10 (0.46%) Back Office
14 7 (0.32%) Military
15 5 (0.23%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.23%) French Language
16 4 (0.19%) German Language
16 4 (0.19%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.19%) Publishing
17 2 (0.093%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,699 (78.73%) Developer
2 517 (23.96%) .NET Developer
3 345 (15.99%) C# Developer
3 345 (15.99%) Software Developer
4 264 (12.23%) Senior Developer
5 244 (11.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 242 (11.21%) Java Developer
7 207 (9.59%) Web Developer
8 194 (8.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 193 (8.94%) JavaScript Developer
10 175 (8.11%) PHP Developer
11 160 (7.41%) Software Engineer
12 131 (6.07%) C# Software Developer
13 118 (5.47%) Junior
14 117 (5.42%) Full Stack Developer
15 116 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 107 (4.96%) Junior Developer
17 101 (4.68%) .NET Software Developer
17 101 (4.68%) ASP.NET Developer
18 97 (4.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,465 (67.89%) HTML
2 1,360 (63.02%) CSS
3 1,008 (46.71%) .NET
4 744 (34.48%) AngularJS
5 604 (27.99%) jQuery
6 595 (27.57%) ASP.NET
7 538 (24.93%) HTML5
8 372 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 340 (15.76%) React
10 312 (14.46%) .NET Framework
11 285 (13.21%) CSS3
12 271 (12.56%) Node.js
13 264 (12.23%) Web Services
14 257 (11.91%) XML
15 245 (11.35%) RESTful
16 230 (10.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 218 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web API
18 199 (9.22%) Entity Framework
19 192 (8.90%) REST
20 165 (7.65%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 213 (9.87%) User Experience
2 121 (5.61%) Greenfield Project
3 117 (5.42%) Computer Science
4 109 (5.05%) Self-Motivation
5 67 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
7 56 (2.59%) Mobile App
8 52 (2.41%) Fintech
9 49 (2.27%) Management Information System
10 21 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
11 20 (0.93%) Data Structures
12 19 (0.88%) RIA
13 15 (0.70%) Algorithms
13 15 (0.70%) Driving Licence
14 13 (0.60%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.42%) Graphic Design
15 9 (0.42%) Social Media
16 7 (0.32%) Public Cloud
17 6 (0.28%) Social Network
17 6 (0.28%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 245 (11.35%) Linux
2 111 (5.14%) Windows
3 65 (3.01%) Unix
4 54 (2.50%) Android
5 52 (2.41%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.46%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.37%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.093%) CentOS
8 2 (0.093%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.093%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.093%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.046%) Debian
9 1 (0.046%) Solaris
9 1 (0.046%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.046%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.046%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.046%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,011 (46.85%) Agile Software Development
2 737 (34.15%) MVC
3 447 (20.71%) Web Development
4 428 (19.83%) TDD
5 347 (16.08%) Software Engineering
6 341 (15.80%) Scrum
7 253 (11.72%) SDLC
8 237 (10.98%) Test Automation
9 232 (10.75%) Front End Development
10 231 (10.70%) OO
11 225 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
12 188 (8.71%) BDD
13 170 (7.88%) Problem-Solving
13 170 (7.88%) Unit Testing
14 152 (7.04%) OOP
15 121 (5.61%) DevOps
16 119 (5.51%) Responsive Web Design
17 118 (5.47%) Mentoring
18 117 (5.42%) E-Commerce
19 113 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1,096 (50.79%) C#
2 721 (33.41%) SQL
3 557 (25.81%) Java
4 354 (16.40%) PHP
5 218 (10.10%) Python
6 162 (7.51%) C++
7 113 (5.24%) Ruby
8 99 (4.59%) TypeScript
9 69 (3.20%) VB.NET
10 68 (3.15%) T-SQL
11 67 (3.10%) C
12 56 (2.59%) ES6
13 51 (2.36%) Bash Shell
14 49 (2.27%) PowerShell
15 47 (2.18%) Perl
16 35 (1.62%) PL/SQL
17 28 (1.30%) Java 8
18 17 (0.79%) Go
18 17 (0.79%) Groovy
18 17 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 306 (14.18%) Degree
2 124 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 84 (3.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 62 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 61 (2.83%) DV Cleared
6 43 (1.99%) SC Cleared
7 17 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (0.60%) MCPD
9 12 (0.56%) ISTQB
10 11 (0.51%) ISEB
11 9 (0.42%) DBS Check
12 6 (0.28%) Master's Degree
12 6 (0.28%) MCP
13 5 (0.23%) CCNA
13 5 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.23%) CISSP
13 5 (0.23%) GIAC
13 5 (0.23%) MCSE
13 5 (0.23%) Network+ Certification
13 5 (0.23%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (4.03%) QA
2 9 (0.42%) SLA
3 8 (0.37%) WCAG
4 6 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.19%) GDPR
6 2 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.046%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.046%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 86 (3.99%) Docker
2 12 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (0.56%) vSphere
3 8 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.28%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.23%) KVM
6 3 (0.14%) Firmware
7 2 (0.093%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.046%) NFS
8 1 (0.046%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 40 (1.85%) Puppet
2 33 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (1.20%) Ansible
4 17 (0.79%) Kubernetes
5 15 (0.70%) HP ALM
6 12 (0.56%) Kibana
7 9 (0.42%) CA Service Virtualization
8 7 (0.32%) Salt
9 6 (0.28%) Terraform
10 4 (0.19%) Cobbler
11 3 (0.14%) Packer
12 1 (0.046%) Graylog
12 1 (0.046%) Istio
12 1 (0.046%) Nagios
12 1 (0.046%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.046%) SCCM
12 1 (0.046%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.046%) WSUS
Vendors
1 319 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 179 (8.29%) Oracle
3 101 (4.68%) Google
4 84 (3.89%) SAP
5 25 (1.16%) Zend
6 22 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (0.88%) Xamarin
8 18 (0.83%) Atlassian
9 17 (0.79%) Adobe
9 17 (0.79%) DevExpress
10 16 (0.74%) Apple
10 16 (0.74%) HP
11 15 (0.70%) CA
12 14 (0.65%) VMware
13 12 (0.56%) Capita
13 12 (0.56%) Sage
14 10 (0.46%) Twitter
15 8 (0.37%) Facebook
15 8 (0.37%) IBM
15 8 (0.37%) Sitecore