Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 2,175 2,282 2,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.85% 22.00% 20.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.41% 36.06% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,953 2,068 2,061
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,800 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 6,320 6,329 6,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.57% 61.00% 55.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5,330 5,397 5,250
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 £25,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -2 816 £45,000 +12.50% 146
Dorset -1 417 £37,750 +7.86% 58
Gloucestershire -1 339 £45,000 +12.50% 63
Wiltshire -4 226 £40,000 +5.26% 44
Somerset +5 164 £41,250 -2.94% 35
Cornwall -1 99 £30,000 -20.00% 14
Devon -1 96 £37,500 -5.06% 43
Avon - 2 £50,000 - 1
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 1,448 (66.57%) HTML
2 1,330 (61.15%) CSS
3 1,109 (50.99%) C#
4 1,022 (46.99%) .NET
5 975 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
6 726 (33.38%) MVC
7 723 (33.24%) SQL
8 695 (31.95%) AngularJS
9 608 (27.95%) SQL Server
10 586 (26.94%) ASP.NET
11 582 (26.76%) Java
12 562 (25.84%) jQuery
13 476 (21.89%) HTML5
14 475 (21.84%) Web Development
15 408 (18.76%) TDD
16 407 (18.71%) Git (software)
17 398 (18.30%) PHP
18 371 (17.06%) Scrum
19 347 (15.95%) Microsoft
20 339 (15.59%) Software Engineering
21 332 (15.26%) ASP.NET MVC
22 331 (15.22%) Degree
23 323 (14.85%) Finance
24 306 (14.07%) React
25 301 (13.84%) MySQL
26 300 (13.79%) Python
27 296 (13.61%) .NET Framework
28 281 (12.92%) Continuous Integration
29 265 (12.18%) XML
30 253 (11.63%) Linux

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
1 149 (6.85%) Apache
2 118 (5.43%) CMS
3 75 (3.45%) WordPress
4 66 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
5 60 (2.76%) Tomcat
6 52 (2.39%) IIS
7 49 (2.25%) SharePoint
8 45 (2.07%) nginx
9 43 (1.98%) Confluence
10 40 (1.84%) Umbraco
11 31 (1.43%) Drupal
11 31 (1.43%) JBoss
12 26 (1.20%) WebLogic
13 15 (0.69%) Apache Spark
13 15 (0.69%) EPiServer
13 15 (0.69%) Jetty
13 15 (0.69%) Moodle
13 15 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
14 14 (0.64%) Joomla!
15 13 (0.60%) Alfresco
Applications
1 24 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (0.97%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.23%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.14%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.14%) InDesign
7 3 (0.14%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.046%) InVision
8 1 (0.046%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 35 (1.61%) Magento
2 22 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.32%) Shopify
4 4 (0.18%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.18%) nopCommerce
5 3 (0.14%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.092%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.092%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.046%) Endur
7 1 (0.046%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 231 (10.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 146 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (2.25%) SaaS
4 34 (1.56%) GitHub
5 28 (1.29%) npm
6 27 (1.24%) Amazon S3
7 20 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
8 17 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
9 14 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 10 (0.46%) Office 365
12 9 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (0.41%) Serverless
13 8 (0.37%) IaaS
14 7 (0.32%) PaaS
15 6 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
16 5 (0.23%) Google Analytics
16 5 (0.23%) Yarn
17 4 (0.18%) BrowserStack
17 4 (0.18%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 93 (4.28%) Internet
2 64 (2.94%) HTTP
3 47 (2.16%) SMS
4 34 (1.56%) SSL
5 24 (1.10%) TCP/IP
6 15 (0.69%) DNS
7 13 (0.60%) SSH
8 11 (0.51%) Firewall
9 10 (0.46%) Network Security
9 10 (0.46%) SMTP
10 8 (0.37%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.32%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.32%) SNMP
12 6 (0.28%) FTP
13 5 (0.23%) Extranet
13 5 (0.23%) Intranet
14 4 (0.18%) Skype
15 3 (0.14%) PPP
15 3 (0.14%) VLAN
16 2 (0.092%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 608 (27.95%) SQL Server
2 301 (13.84%) MySQL
3 123 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 113 (5.20%) NoSQL
5 100 (4.60%) Relational Database
6 70 (3.22%) Big Data
7 56 (2.57%) Hadoop
8 51 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
9 47 (2.16%) Redis
10 38 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 37 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
12 27 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 25 (1.15%) RDBMS
14 23 (1.06%) Blockchain
15 20 (0.92%) Apache Hive
16 19 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
17 17 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
18 14 (0.64%) Couchbase
18 14 (0.64%) Riak
18 14 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 407 (18.71%) Git (software)
2 164 (7.54%) Selenium
3 151 (6.94%) JIRA
4 133 (6.11%) JUnit
5 116 (5.33%) Jenkins
5 116 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 111 (5.10%) Visual Studio
7 104 (4.78%) Subversion
8 100 (4.60%) Maven
9 99 (4.55%) Jasmine
10 81 (3.72%) TestNG
11 80 (3.68%) Protractor
12 71 (3.26%) Cucumber
13 56 (2.57%) Eclipse
14 52 (2.39%) PHPUnit
15 45 (2.07%) gulp
16 44 (2.02%) Bitbucket
17 34 (1.56%) Ant
17 34 (1.56%) webpack
18 33 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 323 (14.85%) Finance
2 186 (8.55%) Marketing
3 129 (5.93%) Telecoms
4 121 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 118 (5.43%) Electronics
6 114 (5.24%) Retail
7 45 (2.07%) Games
8 27 (1.24%) Law
9 16 (0.74%) Advertising
10 14 (0.64%) German Language
10 14 (0.64%) Mandarin Language
11 11 (0.51%) Publishing
12 8 (0.37%) Back Office
12 8 (0.37%) Banking
12 8 (0.37%) Military
13 7 (0.32%) Automotive
13 7 (0.32%) Music Industry
14 6 (0.28%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.23%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.18%) Georgian Language
Job Titles
1 1,692 (77.79%) Developer
2 530 (24.37%) .NET Developer
3 393 (18.07%) Software Developer
4 347 (15.95%) C# Developer
5 273 (12.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 251 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 220 (10.11%) JavaScript Developer
8 216 (9.93%) Java Developer
9 214 (9.84%) Web Developer
10 174 (8.00%) PHP Developer
11 171 (7.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 169 (7.77%) Software Engineer
13 129 (5.93%) C# Software Developer
13 129 (5.93%) Junior
14 127 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 120 (5.52%) Junior Developer
16 112 (5.15%) Full Stack Developer
17 111 (5.10%) .NET Software Developer
18 106 (4.87%) ASP.NET Developer
19 93 (4.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,448 (66.57%) HTML
2 1,330 (61.15%) CSS
3 1,022 (46.99%) .NET
4 695 (31.95%) AngularJS
5 586 (26.94%) ASP.NET
6 562 (25.84%) jQuery
7 476 (21.89%) HTML5
8 332 (15.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 306 (14.07%) React
10 296 (13.61%) .NET Framework
11 265 (12.18%) XML
12 246 (11.31%) Node.js
13 243 (11.17%) CSS3
13 243 (11.17%) Web Services
14 224 (10.30%) ASP.NET Web API
15 210 (9.66%) RESTful
16 204 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 203 (9.33%) REST
18 182 (8.37%) Entity Framework
19 143 (6.57%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 205 (9.43%) User Experience
2 166 (7.63%) Greenfield Project
3 145 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 92 (4.23%) Self-Motivation
5 87 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (2.90%) Mobile App
7 60 (2.76%) Management Information System
8 55 (2.53%) Fintech
9 45 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
10 32 (1.47%) Algorithms
11 30 (1.38%) Data Structures
12 26 (1.20%) Driving Licence
13 23 (1.06%) RIA
14 19 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
15 18 (0.83%) Graphic Design
16 15 (0.69%) Social Media
17 11 (0.51%) Digital Media
17 11 (0.51%) VLE
18 9 (0.41%) Social Network
19 8 (0.37%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 253 (11.63%) Linux
2 135 (6.21%) Windows
3 73 (3.36%) Android
4 71 (3.26%) Apple iOS
4 71 (3.26%) Unix
5 13 (0.60%) Mac OS X
5 13 (0.60%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.46%) Ubuntu
6 10 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (0.41%) CentOS
8 7 (0.32%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.23%) Debian
9 5 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.14%) Solaris
10 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.046%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 975 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 726 (33.38%) MVC
3 475 (21.84%) Web Development
4 408 (18.76%) TDD
5 371 (17.06%) Scrum
6 339 (15.59%) Software Engineering
7 281 (12.92%) Continuous Integration
8 253 (11.63%) Test Automation
9 235 (10.80%) SDLC
10 214 (9.84%) OO
11 211 (9.70%) Front End Development
12 184 (8.46%) Problem-Solving
13 177 (8.14%) Unit Testing
14 162 (7.45%) E-Commerce
15 147 (6.76%) BDD
15 147 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
16 139 (6.39%) Mentoring
17 128 (5.89%) Digital Marketing
18 121 (5.56%) OOP
19 119 (5.47%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1,109 (50.99%) C#
2 723 (33.24%) SQL
3 582 (26.76%) Java
4 398 (18.30%) PHP
5 300 (13.79%) Python
6 194 (8.92%) C++
7 142 (6.53%) TypeScript
8 85 (3.91%) Ruby
9 82 (3.77%) C
10 78 (3.59%) ES6
11 70 (3.22%) VB.NET
12 68 (3.13%) T-SQL
13 62 (2.85%) Perl
14 60 (2.76%) PowerShell
15 57 (2.62%) Bash Shell
16 41 (1.89%) PL/SQL
17 28 (1.29%) Objective-C
18 27 (1.24%) Shell Script
19 21 (0.97%) Java 8
19 21 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 331 (15.22%) Degree
2 149 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 123 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 100 (4.60%) DV Cleared
5 75 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 51 (2.34%) SC Cleared
7 16 (0.74%) DBS Check
8 13 (0.60%) ISEB
9 12 (0.55%) CCNA
9 12 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (0.55%) MCPD
10 11 (0.51%) ISTQB
11 10 (0.46%) CISSP
11 10 (0.46%) CompTIA Security+
11 10 (0.46%) GIAC
11 10 (0.46%) Linux+ Certification
11 10 (0.46%) MCSE
11 10 (0.46%) Network+ Certification
11 10 (0.46%) SANS
11 10 (0.46%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (4.37%) QA
2 7 (0.32%) WCAG
3 5 (0.23%) GDPR
3 5 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.092%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.092%) ISO 22301
5 2 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.046%) HL7
System Software
1 97 (4.46%) Docker
2 21 (0.97%) vSphere
3 16 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.46%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.32%) KVM
6 3 (0.14%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.14%) Xen
7 2 (0.092%) Firmware
7 2 (0.092%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (0.092%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.046%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 34 (1.56%) Puppet
2 29 (1.33%) Ansible
3 25 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (0.97%) Kubernetes
5 13 (0.60%) Salt
6 9 (0.41%) HP ALM
7 5 (0.23%) CA Service Virtualization
7 5 (0.23%) Kibana
7 5 (0.23%) SCCM
8 4 (0.18%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.14%) Plesk
9 3 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.14%) WSUS
10 2 (0.092%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 2 (0.092%) SCOM
11 1 (0.046%) Nagios
11 1 (0.046%) Terraform
Vendors
1 347 (15.95%) Microsoft
2 174 (8.00%) Oracle
3 124 (5.70%) SAP
4 57 (2.62%) Google
5 32 (1.47%) Atlassian
6 23 (1.06%) Capita
7 21 (0.97%) Sitecore
8 18 (0.83%) VMware
8 18 (0.83%) Xamarin
9 17 (0.78%) Adobe
10 16 (0.74%) Zend
11 13 (0.60%) HP
11 13 (0.60%) Twitter
12 10 (0.46%) DevExpress
12 10 (0.46%) Red Hat
12 10 (0.46%) Sage
12 10 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.37%) Cisco
14 7 (0.32%) ATG
14 7 (0.32%) CA