Period
to 20 September 2020

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 20 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 765 1,815 2,155
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 23.38% 18.10% 20.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.80% 31.56% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 718 1,622 2,061
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,925 £29,750 £27,197
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 1,922 5,751 6,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.74% 57.34% 60.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,596 4,632 5,331
Median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +3.09%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing JavaScript as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JavaScript in the South West.

Salary trend for JavaScript in the South West

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript in the South West over the 6 months to 20 September 2020.

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 20 September 2020. 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 0 189 £45,000 +1.12% 86
Wiltshire +7 153 £50,000 +11.11% 26
Dorset +4 147 £40,000 - 46
Gloucestershire +10 131 £45,000 -5.26% 33
Somerset +2 79 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Devon -7 33 £40,000 -4.76% 38
Cornwall -7 11 £35,000 -0.71% 2
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2020, 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.

1 444 (58.04%) HTML
2 417 (54.51%) CSS
3 351 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
4 229 (29.93%) C#
5 228 (29.80%) MVC
6 219 (28.63%) .NET
7 209 (27.32%) Git (software)
8 194 (25.36%) SQL
9 184 (24.05%) React
10 182 (23.79%) PHP
11 178 (23.27%) Java
12 172 (22.48%) AngularJS
13 171 (22.35%) Node.js
14 170 (22.22%) MySQL
15 161 (21.05%) TypeScript
16 154 (20.13%) Scrum
17 140 (18.30%) jQuery
18 134 (17.52%) HTML5
19 131 (17.12%) ASP.NET
20 130 (16.99%) AWS
21 129 (16.86%) SQL Server
22 128 (16.73%) Azure
23 124 (16.21%) Linux
24 122 (15.95%) Front End Development
25 119 (15.56%) Test Automation
26 113 (14.77%) DevOps
27 112 (14.64%) Python
28 110 (14.38%) Vue.js
29 109 (14.25%) Continuous Integration
30 107 (13.99%) Software Engineering

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 45 (5.88%) Apache
2 27 (3.53%) CMS
2 27 (3.53%) WordPress
3 16 (2.09%) NServiceBus
4 15 (1.96%) nginx
4 15 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 14 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.70%) IIS
7 11 (1.44%) JBoss
7 11 (1.44%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.18%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.65%) Drupal
10 5 (0.65%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.52%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.39%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.39%) WildFly
13 2 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (1.57%) Sketch
2 9 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.92%) Adobe XD
4 5 (0.65%) InVision
4 5 (0.65%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (0.65%) UXPin
5 4 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.13%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 21 (2.75%) Magento
2 9 (1.18%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.39%) Maximo
4 3 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.39%) Shopify
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 130 (16.99%) AWS
2 128 (16.73%) Azure
3 22 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (2.48%) GitHub
6 18 (2.35%) SaaS
7 15 (1.96%) Sauce Labs
8 11 (1.44%) Amazon S3
8 11 (1.44%) GCP
8 11 (1.44%) Serverless
9 9 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (1.18%) npm
10 6 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.78%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.65%) Cloudflare
12 4 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.52%) Amazon SageMaker
12 4 (0.52%) NuGet
13 3 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.39%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.75%) Network Security
2 15 (1.96%) HTTP
3 7 (0.92%) Internet
4 3 (0.39%) Skype
4 3 (0.39%) SSL
4 3 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.13%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.13%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.13%) Firewall
5 1 (0.13%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.13%) MQTT
5 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.13%) VoIP
5 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (22.22%) MySQL
2 129 (16.86%) SQL Server
3 68 (8.89%) MongoDB
4 51 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 47 (6.14%) NoSQL
6 36 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (2.35%) Redis
8 9 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (0.78%) Big Data
9 6 (0.78%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.65%) Couchbase
10 5 (0.65%) CouchDB
10 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.39%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 209 (27.32%) Git (software)
2 73 (9.54%) Selenium
3 54 (7.06%) Jenkins
4 52 (6.80%) Cucumber
5 50 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 48 (6.27%) JIRA
7 46 (6.01%) webpack
8 32 (4.18%) Maven
9 29 (3.79%) SoapUI
10 26 (3.40%) JUnit
11 25 (3.27%) Mockito
12 20 (2.61%) Visual Studio
13 16 (2.09%) Subversion
14 15 (1.96%) eggPlant
15 14 (1.83%) DbUnit
15 14 (1.83%) jMock
15 14 (1.83%) SonarQube
16 13 (1.70%) Cypress.io
16 13 (1.70%) Eclipse
16 13 (1.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 69 (9.02%) Finance
2 52 (6.80%) Retail
3 41 (5.36%) Marketing
4 36 (4.71%) Public Sector
5 20 (2.61%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.96%) Electronics
8 10 (1.31%) Games
9 8 (1.05%) Banking
10 6 (0.78%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.78%) Publishing
11 5 (0.65%) Law
12 4 (0.52%) Advertising
12 4 (0.52%) Back Office
13 3 (0.39%) Automotive
13 3 (0.39%) Local Government
14 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.13%) Billing
15 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 590 (77.12%) Developer
2 107 (13.99%) Senior Developer
3 101 (13.20%) Software Developer
4 93 (12.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 78 (10.20%) JavaScript Developer
6 73 (9.54%) PHP Developer
7 72 (9.41%) Java Developer
8 63 (8.24%) Software Engineer
9 62 (8.10%) .NET Developer
10 57 (7.45%) Full Stack Developer
11 43 (5.62%) C# Developer
12 34 (4.44%) Web Developer
13 33 (4.31%) React Developer
14 31 (4.05%) Lead Developer
15 27 (3.53%) Test Engineer
16 24 (3.14%) Senior PHP Developer
17 22 (2.88%) Test Automation Engineer
18 21 (2.75%) Senior .NET Developer
19 20 (2.61%) Angular Developer
19 20 (2.61%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 444 (58.04%) HTML
2 417 (54.51%) CSS
3 219 (28.63%) .NET
4 184 (24.05%) React
5 172 (22.48%) AngularJS
6 171 (22.35%) Node.js
7 140 (18.30%) jQuery
8 134 (17.52%) HTML5
9 131 (17.12%) ASP.NET
10 110 (14.38%) Vue.js
11 93 (12.16%) RESTful
12 92 (12.03%) REST
13 80 (10.46%) JSON
14 79 (10.33%) .NET Framework
15 78 (10.20%) .NET Core
16 75 (9.80%) Web Services
17 71 (9.28%) CSS3
17 71 (9.28%) SOAP
18 66 (8.63%) Spring
18 66 (8.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.67%) User Experience
2 41 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (3.27%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (2.61%) N-Tier
5 15 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 15 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 14 (1.83%) Mainframe
7 12 (1.57%) Cyberthreat
8 10 (1.31%) Driving Licence
9 9 (1.18%) Cloud Native
9 9 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (1.05%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.92%) Blog
11 7 (0.92%) Smartphone
11 7 (0.92%) Virtual Team
12 5 (0.65%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.52%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 124 (16.21%) Linux
2 31 (4.05%) Windows
3 18 (2.35%) Android
4 14 (1.83%) Ubuntu
5 13 (1.70%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.18%) Debian
7 8 (1.05%) Unix
8 2 (0.26%) CentOS
9 1 (0.13%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (29.80%) MVC
3 154 (20.13%) Scrum
4 122 (15.95%) Front End Development
5 119 (15.56%) Test Automation
6 113 (14.77%) DevOps
7 109 (14.25%) Continuous Integration
8 107 (13.99%) Software Engineering
9 101 (13.20%) Web Development
10 97 (12.68%) TDD
11 84 (10.98%) E-Commerce
12 82 (10.72%) Problem-Solving
13 69 (9.02%) Mentoring
14 65 (8.50%) Microservices
15 60 (7.84%) OO
16 56 (7.32%) SDLC
17 55 (7.19%) BDD
18 54 (7.06%) OOP
19 52 (6.80%) Unit Testing
20 38 (4.97%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 229 (29.93%) C#
2 194 (25.36%) SQL
3 182 (23.79%) PHP
4 178 (23.27%) Java
5 161 (21.05%) TypeScript
6 112 (14.64%) Python
7 56 (7.32%) C++
8 45 (5.88%) ES6
9 27 (3.53%) Java 8
10 26 (3.40%) Ruby
11 24 (3.14%) C
12 19 (2.48%) T-SQL
13 17 (2.22%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.83%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.57%) VBScript
16 11 (1.44%) Go
16 11 (1.44%) VB.NET
17 9 (1.18%) VC++
18 8 (1.05%) PHP 7
19 7 (0.92%) ES7
Qualifications
1 76 (9.93%) Security Cleared
2 71 (9.28%) Degree
3 55 (7.19%) SC Cleared
4 26 (3.40%) DV Cleared
5 18 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (2.09%) ISEB
6 16 (2.09%) ISTQB
7 14 (1.83%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (0.52%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.52%) HND
8 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.39%) HNC
9 3 (0.39%) MCPD
10 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.80%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) WCAG
3 1 (0.13%) HL7
3 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 82 (10.72%) Docker
2 22 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.48%) vSphere
4 4 (0.52%) Ceph
4 4 (0.52%) Xen
5 3 (0.39%) Firmware
6 2 (0.26%) LXC
7 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.13%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 41 (5.36%) Kubernetes
2 34 (4.44%) Ansible
3 21 (2.75%) Terraform
4 12 (1.57%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 10 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.65%) Puppet
7 4 (0.52%) MIIS
7 4 (0.52%) Proxmox
8 3 (0.39%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 3 (0.39%) vRealize
9 2 (0.26%) Kibana
9 2 (0.26%) Rancher
10 1 (0.13%) Cloudify
10 1 (0.13%) Istio
10 1 (0.13%) logstash
10 1 (0.13%) Packer
10 1 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.13%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 88 (11.50%) Microsoft
2 47 (6.14%) Oracle
3 33 (4.31%) SAP
4 26 (3.40%) VMware
5 15 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (1.83%) NetIQ
6 14 (1.83%) Sage
7 11 (1.44%) Atlassian
8 10 (1.31%) Adobe
8 10 (1.31%) Zend
9 8 (1.05%) Cadence
10 6 (0.78%) Google
10 6 (0.78%) Mapbox
11 5 (0.65%) ForgeRock
11 5 (0.65%) Progress
11 5 (0.65%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.52%) AppDynamics
12 4 (0.52%) MuleSoft
12 4 (0.52%) PagerDuty
12 4 (0.52%) Talend