Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 2,082 2,289 2,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.20% 22.44% 21.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.23% 37.36% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,856 2,099 2,074
South West median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +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 6,266 6,127 6,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.78% 60.06% 56.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5,250 5,218 5,174
South West median annual salary £44,250 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.26% +1.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -1 786 £45,000 +12.50% 160
Dorset -2 384 £37,500 +10.29% 59
Gloucestershire -5 298 £45,000 +5.88% 70
Wiltshire -2 238 £40,000 - 49
Somerset +5 173 £40,000 -5.88% 50
Devon +1 105 £40,000 - 62
Cornwall -1 85 £27,500 -21.43% 15
Avon - 2 £50,000 - 2
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 1,348 (64.75%) HTML
2 1,254 (60.23%) CSS
3 988 (47.45%) C#
4 900 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
5 897 (43.08%) .NET
6 662 (31.80%) MVC
7 602 (28.91%) SQL
8 593 (28.48%) AngularJS
9 561 (26.95%) SQL Server
10 531 (25.50%) Java
11 511 (24.54%) jQuery
12 500 (24.02%) ASP.NET
13 451 (21.66%) Web Development
13 451 (21.66%) PHP
14 423 (20.32%) Git (software)
15 405 (19.45%) HTML5
16 346 (16.62%) TDD
17 333 (15.99%) Software Engineering
18 331 (15.90%) Scrum
19 325 (15.61%) Microsoft
20 324 (15.56%) MySQL
21 318 (15.27%) Finance
22 306 (14.70%) React
23 293 (14.07%) Python
24 288 (13.83%) Degree
25 272 (13.06%) Linux
26 266 (12.78%) ASP.NET MVC
27 261 (12.54%) Continuous Integration
28 257 (12.34%) Node.js
29 248 (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
1 136 (6.53%) Apache
2 124 (5.96%) CMS
3 83 (3.99%) WordPress
4 61 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
5 53 (2.55%) Tomcat
6 42 (2.02%) Umbraco
7 36 (1.73%) SharePoint
8 31 (1.49%) IIS
9 28 (1.34%) Confluence
10 26 (1.25%) Drupal
11 25 (1.20%) nginx
12 21 (1.01%) Apache Spark
12 21 (1.01%) WebLogic
13 19 (0.91%) EPiServer
14 17 (0.82%) Apache Pig
15 15 (0.72%) Moodle
16 14 (0.67%) JBoss
17 12 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
18 10 (0.48%) Alfresco
18 10 (0.48%) GlassFish
Applications
1 38 (1.83%) Photoshop
2 28 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.34%) InDesign
7 5 (0.24%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.14%) InVision
8 3 (0.14%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.096%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.048%) Maya
10 1 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (1.54%) Magento
2 23 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.53%) Shopify
4 9 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.14%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.096%) Endur
6 2 (0.096%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.096%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.096%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.048%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 210 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 177 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
3 64 (3.07%) SaaS
4 31 (1.49%) npm
5 29 (1.39%) Amazon S3
6 28 (1.34%) GitHub
7 22 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
8 21 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
9 17 (0.82%) Serverless
10 12 (0.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 12 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (0.53%) IaaS
12 10 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (0.48%) Office 365
12 10 (0.48%) PaaS
13 9 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 6 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
14 6 (0.29%) NuGet
15 5 (0.24%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 95 (4.56%) Internet
2 57 (2.74%) HTTP
3 41 (1.97%) SSL
4 30 (1.44%) TCP/IP
5 21 (1.01%) SMS
6 16 (0.77%) DNS
7 15 (0.72%) Firewall
8 11 (0.53%) HTTPS
9 10 (0.48%) Network Security
9 10 (0.48%) SMTP
10 9 (0.43%) VoIP
11 7 (0.34%) Intranet
11 7 (0.34%) Wireshark
12 6 (0.29%) FTP
12 6 (0.29%) SNMP
12 6 (0.29%) SSH
13 5 (0.24%) Extranet
14 3 (0.14%) DHCP
14 3 (0.14%) Skype
14 3 (0.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 561 (26.95%) SQL Server
2 324 (15.56%) MySQL
3 109 (5.24%) MongoDB
4 85 (4.08%) NoSQL
5 73 (3.51%) Big Data
6 69 (3.31%) Relational Database
7 67 (3.22%) Hadoop
8 46 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
9 39 (1.87%) Redis
10 24 (1.15%) RDBMS
10 24 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (1.06%) Apache Hive
12 21 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (0.91%) Blockchain
15 16 (0.77%) CouchDB
16 13 (0.62%) Neo4j
16 13 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
17 12 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
17 12 (0.58%) GIS
Development Applications
1 423 (20.32%) Git (software)
2 146 (7.01%) Selenium
3 122 (5.86%) JIRA
4 115 (5.52%) Jenkins
5 103 (4.95%) JUnit
6 101 (4.85%) Maven
6 101 (4.85%) Subversion
7 99 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 82 (3.94%) Visual Studio
9 64 (3.07%) Jasmine
10 63 (3.03%) Cucumber
11 60 (2.88%) PHPUnit
12 54 (2.59%) Protractor
13 51 (2.45%) Eclipse
14 47 (2.26%) TestNG
15 46 (2.21%) gulp
16 37 (1.78%) webpack
17 36 (1.73%) Bitbucket
17 36 (1.73%) TeamCity
18 30 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 318 (15.27%) Finance
2 196 (9.41%) Marketing
3 132 (6.34%) Telecoms
4 126 (6.05%) Manufacturing
5 121 (5.81%) Electronics
6 113 (5.43%) Retail
7 44 (2.11%) Games
8 28 (1.34%) Law
9 14 (0.67%) German Language
9 14 (0.67%) Mandarin Language
10 11 (0.53%) Advertising
11 10 (0.48%) Publishing
12 8 (0.38%) Military
12 8 (0.38%) Multimedia
13 7 (0.34%) Automotive
14 6 (0.29%) Banking
15 5 (0.24%) Back Office
15 5 (0.24%) Georgian Language
16 3 (0.14%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1,606 (77.14%) Developer
2 485 (23.29%) .NET Developer
3 367 (17.63%) Software Developer
4 290 (13.93%) C# Developer
5 242 (11.62%) Senior Developer
6 226 (10.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 212 (10.18%) Web Developer
8 203 (9.75%) PHP Developer
9 199 (9.56%) Java Developer
10 192 (9.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 183 (8.79%) JavaScript Developer
12 161 (7.73%) Software Engineer
13 114 (5.48%) Full Stack Developer
14 110 (5.28%) Junior
15 102 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 100 (4.80%) ASP.NET Developer
17 95 (4.56%) Junior Developer
18 92 (4.42%) C# Software Developer
19 90 (4.32%) .NET Software Developer
20 86 (4.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,348 (64.75%) HTML
2 1,254 (60.23%) CSS
3 897 (43.08%) .NET
4 593 (28.48%) AngularJS
5 511 (24.54%) jQuery
6 500 (24.02%) ASP.NET
7 405 (19.45%) HTML5
8 306 (14.70%) React
9 266 (12.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 257 (12.34%) Node.js
11 248 (11.91%) XML
12 223 (10.71%) .NET Framework
13 218 (10.47%) REST
14 207 (9.94%) Web Services
15 203 (9.75%) ASP.NET Web API
15 203 (9.75%) CSS3
16 168 (8.07%) RESTful
17 155 (7.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 148 (7.11%) KnockoutJS
18 148 (7.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 216 (10.37%) User Experience
2 185 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
3 150 (7.20%) Computer Science
4 94 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
5 85 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
6 62 (2.98%) Mobile App
7 50 (2.40%) Fintech
8 38 (1.83%) Management Information System
9 35 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
10 31 (1.49%) Algorithms
11 30 (1.44%) Data Structures
11 30 (1.44%) Graphic Design
12 24 (1.15%) RIA
13 20 (0.96%) Driving Licence
14 19 (0.91%) Social Media
15 12 (0.58%) iPhone
16 11 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
16 11 (0.53%) VLE
17 10 (0.48%) Cybercrime
17 10 (0.48%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 272 (13.06%) Linux
2 178 (8.55%) Windows
3 93 (4.47%) Android
4 79 (3.79%) Apple iOS
5 73 (3.51%) Unix
6 19 (0.91%) Mac OS X
7 17 (0.82%) Windows Server
8 12 (0.58%) Ubuntu
8 12 (0.58%) Windows Phone
8 12 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.43%) CentOS
10 6 (0.29%) Debian
11 4 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.14%) Solaris
12 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.048%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 900 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
2 662 (31.80%) MVC
3 451 (21.66%) Web Development
4 346 (16.62%) TDD
5 333 (15.99%) Software Engineering
6 331 (15.90%) Scrum
7 261 (12.54%) Continuous Integration
8 225 (10.81%) Front End Development
9 219 (10.52%) SDLC
10 217 (10.42%) Test Automation
11 197 (9.46%) OO
12 194 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
13 184 (8.84%) E-Commerce
14 144 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
15 136 (6.53%) Unit Testing
16 131 (6.29%) Digital Marketing
17 127 (6.10%) Open Source
18 125 (6.00%) DevOps
19 123 (5.91%) BDD
20 122 (5.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 988 (47.45%) C#
2 602 (28.91%) SQL
3 531 (25.50%) Java
4 451 (21.66%) PHP
5 293 (14.07%) Python
6 196 (9.41%) C++
7 139 (6.68%) TypeScript
8 91 (4.37%) C
9 84 (4.03%) ES6
10 74 (3.55%) Ruby
11 72 (3.46%) Bash Shell
12 66 (3.17%) T-SQL
13 63 (3.03%) PowerShell
14 62 (2.98%) VB.NET
15 54 (2.59%) Perl
16 39 (1.87%) Objective-C
17 37 (1.78%) VB
18 33 (1.59%) Scala
19 29 (1.39%) PL/SQL
20 28 (1.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 288 (13.83%) Degree
2 168 (8.07%) Security Cleared
3 136 (6.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 106 (5.09%) DV Cleared
5 63 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 62 (2.98%) SC Cleared
7 17 (0.82%) CCNA
7 17 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (0.77%) DBS Check
9 15 (0.72%) CISSP
9 15 (0.72%) CompTIA Security+
9 15 (0.72%) GIAC
9 15 (0.72%) Linux+ Certification
9 15 (0.72%) MCSE
9 15 (0.72%) Network+ Certification
9 15 (0.72%) SANS
9 15 (0.72%) SSCP
10 9 (0.43%) MCPD
11 8 (0.38%) ISEB
11 8 (0.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (4.08%) QA
2 9 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.24%) GDPR
4 5 (0.24%) WCAG
5 2 (0.096%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.096%) ISO 22301
5 2 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.048%) HL7
System Software
1 109 (5.24%) Docker
2 26 (1.25%) vSphere
3 16 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.53%) Active Directory
5 9 (0.43%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.29%) KVM
7 5 (0.24%) Xen
8 3 (0.14%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.096%) Firmware
9 2 (0.096%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (0.096%) HDFS
9 2 (0.096%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.096%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (1.54%) Puppet
2 29 (1.39%) Kubernetes
3 26 (1.25%) Ansible
4 20 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (0.91%) Salt
6 11 (0.53%) HP ALM
7 6 (0.29%) SCCM
7 6 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.24%) SCOM
9 3 (0.14%) CA Service Virtualization
9 3 (0.14%) Plesk
9 3 (0.14%) WSUS
10 2 (0.096%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.048%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.048%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.048%) Kibana
11 1 (0.048%) Nagios
11 1 (0.048%) Terraform
Vendors
1 325 (15.61%) Microsoft
2 133 (6.39%) Oracle
3 127 (6.10%) SAP
4 41 (1.97%) Atlassian
5 39 (1.87%) Google
6 35 (1.68%) Adobe
7 22 (1.06%) Zend
8 21 (1.01%) Sitecore
9 20 (0.96%) Xamarin
10 16 (0.77%) HP
10 16 (0.77%) VMware
11 14 (0.67%) Twitter
12 12 (0.58%) Cisco
13 11 (0.53%) Red Hat
14 10 (0.48%) ServiceNow
15 9 (0.43%) DevExpress
15 9 (0.43%) WooCommerce
16 8 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (0.38%) Telerik
17 6 (0.29%) hybris