Period
to 17 September 2019

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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,809 2,131 2,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.98% 20.66% 22.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.32% 34.02% 36.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,510 1,913 2,064
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,300 £61,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 5,776 6,264 6,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 57.42% 60.72% 60.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4,644 5,271 5,215
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 17 September 2019.

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 17 September 2019. 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 +1 673 £45,000 - 153
Dorset -1 324 £40,000 +6.67% 53
Wiltshire -2 246 £47,500 +18.75% 57
Gloucestershire -9 238 £47,500 +5.56% 60
Somerset -2 149 £42,500 +6.25% 42
Devon 0 127 £42,000 +12.00% 51
Cornwall 0 42 £35,250 +21.55% 6
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, 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.

1 907 (50.14%) HTML
1 907 (50.14%) CSS
2 843 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
3 809 (44.72%) C#
4 721 (39.86%) .NET
5 541 (29.91%) SQL
6 520 (28.75%) AngularJS
7 503 (27.81%) MVC
8 432 (23.88%) React
9 423 (23.38%) Java
10 421 (23.27%) SQL Server
11 419 (23.16%) ASP.NET
12 391 (21.61%) Git (software)
13 375 (20.73%) PHP
14 373 (20.62%) jQuery
15 331 (18.30%) Web Development
16 330 (18.24%) Scrum
17 328 (18.13%) HTML5
18 309 (17.08%) Software Engineering
19 307 (16.97%) Azure
20 293 (16.20%) Python
21 275 (15.20%) MySQL
22 271 (14.98%) Linux
23 250 (13.82%) Web Services
24 238 (13.16%) TypeScript
25 234 (12.94%) Node.js
26 229 (12.66%) DevOps
27 228 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC
28 226 (12.49%) TDD
29 225 (12.44%) Finance

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 70 (3.87%) CMS
2 64 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 62 (3.43%) WordPress
4 55 (3.04%) Apache
5 48 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
6 44 (2.43%) JBoss
7 36 (1.99%) Confluence
8 35 (1.93%) Apache Solr
9 30 (1.66%) IIS
10 27 (1.49%) Drupal
11 23 (1.27%) Joomla!
12 22 (1.22%) Apache Spark
12 22 (1.22%) Tomcat
13 18 (1.00%) nginx
13 18 (1.00%) WebSphere
14 12 (0.66%) EPiServer
14 12 (0.66%) OpenStack
14 12 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
14 12 (0.66%) Umbraco
15 11 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (1.77%) Photoshop
2 25 (1.38%) Sketch
3 19 (1.05%) InVision
4 10 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (0.39%) Adobe XD
5 7 (0.39%) Zeplin
6 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (0.22%) GIMP
8 3 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.11%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.055%) Marvel
10 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 55 (3.04%) Magento
2 24 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
3 17 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.39%) Shopify
5 1 (0.055%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.055%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.055%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 307 (16.97%) Azure
2 165 (9.12%) AWS
3 58 (3.21%) SaaS
4 57 (3.15%) Office 365
5 56 (3.10%) GCP
6 44 (2.43%) OneDrive
7 43 (2.38%) Azure Stack
8 38 (2.10%) npm
9 25 (1.38%) GitHub
9 25 (1.38%) OpenShift
10 17 (0.94%) Serverless
11 13 (0.72%) Apigee
11 13 (0.72%) PaaS
12 10 (0.55%) IaaS
13 8 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (0.44%) Azure Functions
13 8 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (0.44%) NuGet
14 7 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 7 (0.39%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 56 (3.10%) TCP/IP
2 43 (2.38%) DHCP
2 43 (2.38%) DNS
2 43 (2.38%) NetScaler
2 43 (2.38%) Skype
3 26 (1.44%) Extranet
4 20 (1.11%) Internet
4 20 (1.11%) WAN
5 17 (0.94%) Intranet
6 15 (0.83%) HTTP
7 13 (0.72%) Firewall
8 7 (0.39%) Network Security
9 5 (0.28%) DAB
9 5 (0.28%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.28%) SSH
10 4 (0.22%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.17%) IPsec
12 2 (0.11%) SSL
13 1 (0.055%) Bluetooth
13 1 (0.055%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 421 (23.27%) SQL Server
2 275 (15.20%) MySQL
3 148 (8.18%) MongoDB
4 92 (5.09%) NoSQL
5 76 (4.20%) Relational Database
6 51 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
7 40 (2.21%) Big Data
8 37 (2.05%) Hadoop
9 28 (1.55%) GIS
10 27 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 24 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
11 24 (1.33%) Redis
12 23 (1.27%) Geospatial Data
13 21 (1.16%) RDBMS
13 21 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
14 19 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 16 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 12 (0.66%) MS Access
16 12 (0.66%) Oracle Database
17 10 (0.55%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 391 (21.61%) Git (software)
2 135 (7.46%) JIRA
3 133 (7.35%) Jenkins
4 109 (6.03%) Visual Studio
5 92 (5.09%) Selenium
6 71 (3.92%) Subversion
7 70 (3.87%) webpack
8 56 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 50 (2.76%) Cucumber
10 46 (2.54%) Visual Studio Team System
11 44 (2.43%) TestRail
12 42 (2.32%) Zephyr
13 40 (2.21%) JUnit
13 40 (2.21%) Maven
14 34 (1.88%) Eclipse
15 32 (1.77%) Bitbucket
16 31 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 30 (1.66%) Jasmine
18 27 (1.49%) TeamCity
18 27 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 225 (12.44%) Finance
2 155 (8.57%) Marketing
3 139 (7.68%) Public Sector
4 124 (6.85%) Retail
5 102 (5.64%) Manufacturing
6 85 (4.70%) Telecoms
7 79 (4.37%) Electronics
8 43 (2.38%) Banking
8 43 (2.38%) Law
9 28 (1.55%) Games
10 17 (0.94%) Legal
11 15 (0.83%) Aerospace
12 11 (0.61%) Military
13 9 (0.50%) Local Government
13 9 (0.50%) Police
14 7 (0.39%) Fire and Rescue
15 4 (0.22%) Automotive
15 4 (0.22%) Back Office
15 4 (0.22%) Social Housing
16 3 (0.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1,333 (73.69%) Developer
2 295 (16.31%) .NET Developer
3 255 (14.10%) Software Developer
4 208 (11.50%) C# Developer
5 201 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 194 (10.72%) PHP Developer
7 160 (8.84%) Software Engineer
8 150 (8.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 150 (8.29%) JavaScript Developer
9 148 (8.18%) Full Stack Developer
10 138 (7.63%) C# .NET Developer
11 99 (5.47%) Java Developer
12 96 (5.31%) Web Developer
13 77 (4.26%) Junior
14 73 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 67 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
15 67 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
16 66 (3.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 66 (3.65%) Junior Developer
17 53 (2.93%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 907 (50.14%) CSS
1 907 (50.14%) HTML
2 721 (39.86%) .NET
3 520 (28.75%) AngularJS
4 432 (23.88%) React
5 419 (23.16%) ASP.NET
6 373 (20.62%) jQuery
7 328 (18.13%) HTML5
8 250 (13.82%) Web Services
9 234 (12.94%) Node.js
10 228 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 205 (11.33%) .NET Framework
12 183 (10.12%) CSS3
13 175 (9.67%) Sass
14 165 (9.12%) .NET Core
15 164 (9.07%) Vue.js
16 159 (8.79%) REST
17 136 (7.52%) XML
18 132 (7.30%) Laravel
19 122 (6.74%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 162 (8.96%) User Experience
2 95 (5.25%) Greenfield Project
3 80 (4.42%) Mobile App
4 48 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
5 46 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (1.71%) EPoS
7 23 (1.27%) e-Learning
8 22 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
9 19 (1.05%) Algorithms
10 18 (1.00%) Management Information System
11 17 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
12 13 (0.72%) 3D Graphics
12 13 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
13 12 (0.66%) Robotics
13 12 (0.66%) Social Media
14 11 (0.61%) Mobile Computing
14 11 (0.61%) RIA
15 9 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (0.50%) Learning Management System
15 9 (0.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 271 (14.98%) Linux
2 116 (6.41%) Unix
3 92 (5.09%) Windows
4 69 (3.81%) Apple iOS
5 68 (3.76%) Android
6 50 (2.76%) Mac OS
7 19 (1.05%) Ubuntu
8 16 (0.88%) CentOS
9 13 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.50%) Debian
11 5 (0.28%) AIX
11 5 (0.28%) FreeRTOS
11 5 (0.28%) Windows Server
11 5 (0.28%) zOS
12 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.055%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 843 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
2 503 (27.81%) MVC
3 331 (18.30%) Web Development
4 330 (18.24%) Scrum
5 309 (17.08%) Software Engineering
6 229 (12.66%) DevOps
7 226 (12.49%) TDD
8 209 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
9 197 (10.89%) Front End Development
10 174 (9.62%) Test Automation
11 161 (8.90%) SDLC
12 156 (8.62%) OO
13 142 (7.85%) Problem-Solving
14 125 (6.91%) Mentoring
15 119 (6.58%) Microservices
16 113 (6.25%) Unit Testing
17 105 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
18 103 (5.69%) E-Commerce
19 91 (5.03%) Computer Science
20 90 (4.98%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 809 (44.72%) C#
2 541 (29.91%) SQL
3 423 (23.38%) Java
4 375 (20.73%) PHP
5 293 (16.20%) Python
6 238 (13.16%) TypeScript
7 165 (9.12%) C++
8 87 (4.81%) ES6
9 73 (4.04%) C
10 62 (3.43%) PowerShell
11 52 (2.87%) VB.NET
12 50 (2.76%) Bash Shell
13 48 (2.65%) Ruby
14 41 (2.27%) Go
15 39 (2.16%) T-SQL
16 36 (1.99%) Shell Script
17 23 (1.27%) Java 8
18 19 (1.05%) Scala
19 17 (0.94%) Objective-C
20 12 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 206 (11.39%) Security Cleared
2 195 (10.78%) Degree
3 111 (6.14%) DV Cleared
4 97 (5.36%) SC Cleared
5 48 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 32 (1.77%) CCNA
6 32 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (1.60%) CCA
7 29 (1.60%) MCP
7 29 (1.60%) RHCE
8 25 (1.38%) ISTQB
9 23 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
10 17 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (0.72%) ISEB
12 7 (0.39%) PhD
13 6 (0.33%) HND
14 5 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
14 5 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.17%) CompTIA Security+
15 3 (0.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.04%) QA
2 43 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 9 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.28%) GDPR
5 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.11%) Def Stans
6 2 (0.11%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.055%) HL7
7 1 (0.055%) WCAG
System Software
1 195 (10.78%) Docker
2 57 (3.15%) Active Directory
3 44 (2.43%) Hyper-V
4 43 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 43 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (2.38%) XenApp
5 40 (2.21%) XenDesktop
6 9 (0.50%) HDFS
7 5 (0.28%) Firmware
7 5 (0.28%) vSphere
8 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 106 (5.86%) Kubernetes
2 43 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 43 (2.38%) SCOM
2 43 (2.38%) SCOrch
3 40 (2.21%) SCCM
4 21 (1.16%) Ansible
5 11 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
6 9 (0.50%) Puppet
6 9 (0.50%) Terraform
7 8 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
8 6 (0.33%) Cloudify
8 6 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.22%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.11%) PowerCLI
10 2 (0.11%) Salt
10 2 (0.11%) vCenter Server
10 2 (0.11%) vRealize
11 1 (0.055%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.055%) Kibana
11 1 (0.055%) Mesos
Vendors
1 187 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 109 (6.03%) Oracle
3 91 (5.03%) SAP
4 55 (3.04%) Atlassian
5 51 (2.82%) Google
6 44 (2.43%) VMware
7 43 (2.38%) Splunk
8 42 (2.32%) Zend
9 40 (2.21%) Cisco
10 37 (2.05%) Citrix
11 33 (1.82%) Adobe
12 19 (1.05%) DevExpress
13 16 (0.88%) Sage
14 14 (0.77%) Cypress Semiconductor
14 14 (0.77%) Red Hat
15 13 (0.72%) IBM
15 13 (0.72%) Veracode
16 12 (0.66%) Sitecore
17 9 (0.50%) Mapbox
18 8 (0.44%) Apple