Period
to 15 June 2021

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 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,682 1,170 1,941
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 22.63% 21.61% 19.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.44% 38.97% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,380 988 1,629
10th Percentile £31,725 £31,250 £27,400
25th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
75th Percentile £57,500 £54,625 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 4,265 3,002 5,672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 57.39% 55.44% 57.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3,024 2,527 4,615
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 15 June 2021.

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 15 June 2021. 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 0 718 £47,500 +5.56% 145
Dorset 0 300 £42,500 +6.25% 35
Wiltshire +5 170 £52,500 +5.00% 19
Somerset +3 154 £45,000 -14.29% 30
Gloucestershire -21 152 £46,500 -7.00% 38
Devon +3 116 £37,500 -6.25% 30
Cornwall +4 24 £39,500 +1.94% 5
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 15 June 2021, 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.

1 928 (55.17%) HTML
2 876 (52.08%) CSS
3 714 (42.45%) Agile Software Development
4 580 (34.48%) React
5 561 (33.35%) C#
6 519 (30.86%) AngularJS
7 501 (29.79%) .NET
8 477 (28.36%) Azure
9 436 (25.92%) PHP
10 423 (25.15%) SQL
11 402 (23.90%) MVC
12 400 (23.78%) Java
13 372 (22.12%) Git (software)
14 370 (22.00%) TypeScript
15 365 (21.70%) DevOps
16 352 (20.93%) MySQL
17 342 (20.33%) AWS
18 327 (19.44%) Node.js
18 327 (19.44%) Software Engineering
19 314 (18.67%) Scrum
20 306 (18.19%) Vue.js
21 291 (17.30%) Front End Development
22 287 (17.06%) Docker
23 262 (15.58%) Microservices
24 251 (14.92%) SQL Server
25 246 (14.63%) HTML5
26 243 (14.45%) Python
27 239 (14.21%) ASP.NET
28 237 (14.09%) RESTful
29 224 (13.32%) Social Skills

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 93 (5.53%) CMS
2 77 (4.58%) Elasticsearch
3 67 (3.98%) WordPress
4 34 (2.02%) EPiServer
4 34 (2.02%) Sitecore CMS
5 33 (1.96%) Apache
5 33 (1.96%) GeoServer
5 33 (1.96%) Umbraco
6 30 (1.78%) nginx
7 23 (1.37%) IIS
8 22 (1.31%) Tomcat
9 18 (1.07%) Apache Solr
10 17 (1.01%) Kentico
11 15 (0.89%) Apache Spark
11 15 (0.89%) NServiceBus
11 15 (0.89%) Sitefinity
12 13 (0.77%) Confluence
13 12 (0.71%) JBoss
14 10 (0.59%) ArcGIS
15 8 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 10 (0.59%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (0.48%) Zeplin
4 6 (0.36%) Figma
5 5 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.30%) GIMP
5 5 (0.30%) Inkscape
5 5 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (0.12%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.12%) InDesign
7 2 (0.12%) Sketch
7 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.059%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 70 (4.16%) Magento
2 26 (1.55%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.48%) Shopify
4 7 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.30%) OpenCart
5 5 (0.30%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.24%) nopCommerce
7 2 (0.12%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 1 (0.059%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 477 (28.36%) Azure
2 342 (20.33%) AWS
3 157 (9.33%) SaaS
4 112 (6.66%) GCP
5 57 (3.39%) npm
6 47 (2.79%) GitHub
7 42 (2.50%) Serverless
8 35 (2.08%) Amazon S3
9 31 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
10 28 (1.66%) Yarn
11 27 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
11 27 (1.61%) CloudFront
12 24 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 19 (1.13%) PaaS
14 16 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
14 16 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
15 12 (0.71%) Azure Service Bus
16 11 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
16 11 (0.65%) IaaS
17 10 (0.59%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 69 (4.10%) Internet
2 56 (3.33%) HTTP
3 25 (1.49%) SSL
4 7 (0.42%) Network Security
5 5 (0.30%) Bluetooth
6 4 (0.24%) DNS
6 4 (0.24%) Firewall
6 4 (0.24%) Wireless
7 3 (0.18%) ICMP
7 3 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.12%) Skype
8 2 (0.12%) SMTP
8 2 (0.12%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.12%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.059%) MQTT
9 1 (0.059%) SSH
9 1 (0.059%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (20.93%) MySQL
2 251 (14.92%) SQL Server
3 193 (11.47%) MongoDB
4 157 (9.33%) NoSQL
5 126 (7.49%) PostgreSQL
6 72 (4.28%) Relational Database
7 49 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 46 (2.73%) GIS
9 43 (2.56%) Redis
10 29 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
10 29 (1.72%) Big Data
10 29 (1.72%) QGIS
11 28 (1.66%) MariaDB
12 26 (1.55%) Hadoop
13 24 (1.43%) Oracle Database
14 19 (1.13%) Couchbase
15 15 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
16 14 (0.83%) Apache Hive
17 10 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (0.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 372 (22.12%) Git (software)
2 148 (8.80%) Jenkins
3 69 (4.10%) webpack
4 67 (3.98%) JIRA
5 63 (3.75%) Selenium
6 58 (3.45%) Cucumber
7 45 (2.68%) Maven
8 42 (2.50%) gulp
9 34 (2.02%) Visual Studio
10 33 (1.96%) JMeter
11 32 (1.90%) Ant
12 28 (1.66%) JUnit
13 22 (1.31%) Eclipse
13 22 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
13 22 (1.31%) TeamCity
14 21 (1.25%) Cypress.io
14 21 (1.25%) Jasmine
14 21 (1.25%) Protractor
15 20 (1.19%) Mockito
16 18 (1.07%) Grunt
General
1 224 (13.32%) Social Skills
2 177 (10.52%) Finance
3 117 (6.96%) Marketing
4 88 (5.23%) Public Sector
5 70 (4.16%) Analytical Skills
6 52 (3.09%) Manufacturing
7 46 (2.73%) Electronics
8 38 (2.26%) Telecoms
9 36 (2.14%) Retail
10 31 (1.84%) Public Speaking
11 24 (1.43%) Law
12 22 (1.31%) Games
13 20 (1.19%) Legal
13 20 (1.19%) Local Government
14 18 (1.07%) Financial Institution
15 17 (1.01%) Publishing
16 16 (0.95%) Aerospace
17 12 (0.71%) Organisational Skills
17 12 (0.71%) Police
18 10 (0.59%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 1,277 (75.92%) Developer
2 342 (20.33%) Senior Developer
3 237 (14.09%) PHP Developer
4 229 (13.61%) Software Developer
5 207 (12.31%) .NET Developer
6 190 (11.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 175 (10.40%) JavaScript Developer
8 159 (9.45%) Software Engineer
9 157 (9.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 148 (8.80%) Java Developer
11 127 (7.55%) React Developer
12 122 (7.25%) C# Developer
13 87 (5.17%) Angular Developer
13 87 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
14 83 (4.93%) Senior Software Engineer
15 77 (4.58%) Senior PHP Developer
16 72 (4.28%) Web Developer
17 71 (4.22%) Senior Software Developer
18 61 (3.63%) Lead Developer
19 54 (3.21%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 928 (55.17%) HTML
2 876 (52.08%) CSS
3 580 (34.48%) React
4 519 (30.86%) AngularJS
5 501 (29.79%) .NET
6 327 (19.44%) Node.js
7 306 (18.19%) Vue.js
8 246 (14.63%) HTML5
9 239 (14.21%) ASP.NET
10 237 (14.09%) RESTful
11 222 (13.20%) .NET Core
12 205 (12.19%) jQuery
13 194 (11.53%) REST
14 184 (10.94%) Sass
15 169 (10.05%) .NET Framework
16 166 (9.87%) Web Services
17 164 (9.75%) CSS3
17 164 (9.75%) Laravel
18 150 (8.92%) Spring
19 122 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 205 (12.19%) User Experience
2 117 (6.96%) Greenfield Project
3 93 (5.53%) Mobile App
4 43 (2.56%) Data Structures
5 33 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (1.90%) Algorithms
6 32 (1.90%) Public Cloud
7 31 (1.84%) Data Centre
8 20 (1.19%) PKI
9 19 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (1.01%) N-Tier
11 15 (0.89%) NHS
12 13 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
13 11 (0.65%) Cyberattack
13 11 (0.65%) Driving Licence
14 9 (0.54%) Cyberthreat
14 9 (0.54%) Social Media
14 9 (0.54%) Virtual Team
15 8 (0.48%) Blog
16 7 (0.42%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 181 (10.76%) Linux
2 78 (4.64%) Windows
3 55 (3.27%) Ubuntu
4 31 (1.84%) Android
5 22 (1.31%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.19%) Unix
7 14 (0.83%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.48%) CentOS
8 8 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.059%) Debian
9 1 (0.059%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.059%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 714 (42.45%) Agile Software Development
2 402 (23.90%) MVC
3 365 (21.70%) DevOps
4 327 (19.44%) Software Engineering
5 314 (18.67%) Scrum
6 291 (17.30%) Front End Development
7 262 (15.58%) Microservices
8 199 (11.83%) TDD
9 198 (11.77%) Web Development
10 197 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
11 190 (11.30%) E-Commerce
12 171 (10.17%) Mentoring
13 148 (8.80%) OO
14 131 (7.79%) Test Automation
15 119 (7.07%) Fintech
16 116 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
17 107 (6.36%) Unit Testing
18 105 (6.24%) OOP
19 96 (5.71%) SDLC
20 87 (5.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 561 (33.35%) C#
2 436 (25.92%) PHP
3 423 (25.15%) SQL
4 400 (23.78%) Java
5 370 (22.00%) TypeScript
6 243 (14.45%) Python
7 124 (7.37%) ES6
8 74 (4.40%) Go
9 69 (4.10%) C++
10 55 (3.27%) Bash Shell
11 45 (2.68%) Java 8
12 36 (2.14%) T-SQL
13 33 (1.96%) C
14 26 (1.55%) Ruby
15 19 (1.13%) ES7
15 19 (1.13%) Shell Script
16 18 (1.07%) PL/SQL
17 14 (0.83%) PHP 7
18 13 (0.77%) VBScript
19 10 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 173 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 121 (7.19%) SC Cleared
3 118 (7.02%) Degree
4 54 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 35 (2.08%) Master's Degree
6 31 (1.84%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.65%) CIW
7 11 (0.65%) OCA
7 11 (0.65%) OCP
7 11 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
8 9 (0.54%) HNC
8 9 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.36%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.12%) ISEB
10 2 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.12%) MCSE
10 2 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.12%) PhD
11 1 (0.059%) HND
11 1 (0.059%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.85%) QA
2 46 (2.73%) Accessibility
3 23 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.54%) WCAG
5 4 (0.24%) GDPR
6 3 (0.18%) WAI
7 2 (0.12%) GRC
7 2 (0.12%) PMO
8 1 (0.059%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.059%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 1 (0.059%) SLA
System Software
1 287 (17.06%) Docker
2 6 (0.36%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.18%) Firmware
4 3 (0.18%) Gluster
5 1 (0.059%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.059%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 183 (10.88%) Kubernetes
2 41 (2.44%) Terraform
3 27 (1.61%) Ansible
4 7 (0.42%) Packer
5 5 (0.30%) Nagios
5 5 (0.30%) Puppet
6 4 (0.24%) Kibana
7 3 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.12%) Rancher
8 2 (0.12%) vRealize
9 1 (0.059%) CA Service Virtualization
9 1 (0.059%) cPanel
9 1 (0.059%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.059%) MIIS
9 1 (0.059%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 174 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 167 (9.93%) Oracle
3 54 (3.21%) Google
4 39 (2.32%) SAP
5 34 (2.02%) Sitecore
6 31 (1.84%) PagerDuty
7 22 (1.31%) WooCommerce
8 19 (1.13%) Adobe
8 19 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (1.13%) Zend
9 17 (1.01%) VMware
10 12 (0.71%) Atlassian
11 9 (0.54%) Xamarin
12 8 (0.48%) Dell
12 8 (0.48%) Intel
13 7 (0.42%) Apple
14 4 (0.24%) CA
14 4 (0.24%) DevExpress
14 4 (0.24%) PayPal
14 4 (0.24%) SolarWinds