Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 2,073 2,186 2,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.51% 21.32% 20.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.92% 36.26% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,788 1,975 1,907
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 5,937 6,028 5,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.75% 58.80% 57.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4,875 5,074 5,017
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +4.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 0 770 £45,000 +5.88% 146
Dorset +1 421 £37,500 +7.14% 62
Somerset -1 251 £40,000 - 56
Wiltshire +3 218 £40,500 -4.71% 50
Gloucestershire -9 191 £47,500 +6.74% 56
Devon +3 164 £42,500 +2.41% 67
Cornwall +12 53 £32,250 -7.86% 15
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 1,286 (62.04%) HTML
2 1,189 (57.36%) CSS
3 891 (42.98%) Agile Software Development
4 885 (42.69%) C#
5 825 (39.80%) .NET
6 728 (35.12%) MVC
7 589 (28.41%) AngularJS
8 578 (27.88%) ASP.NET
9 537 (25.90%) jQuery
10 531 (25.62%) SQL Server
11 528 (25.47%) Git (software)
12 513 (24.75%) SQL
13 502 (24.22%) PHP
14 450 (21.71%) MySQL
15 438 (21.13%) Java
16 420 (20.26%) Software Engineering
17 385 (18.57%) HTML5
18 374 (18.04%) Web Services
19 373 (17.99%) ASP.NET MVC
20 348 (16.79%) React
21 339 (16.35%) Amazon AWS
22 337 (16.26%) Web Development
23 322 (15.53%) TDD
24 320 (15.44%) Linux
25 312 (15.05%) Node.js
26 291 (14.04%) Python
27 289 (13.94%) Finance
28 277 (13.36%) Scrum
29 269 (12.98%) Microsoft
30 267 (12.88%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 139 (6.71%) Apache
2 109 (5.26%) WordPress
3 89 (4.29%) CMS
4 57 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
5 42 (2.03%) nginx
6 41 (1.98%) IIS
7 37 (1.78%) Tomcat
8 33 (1.59%) Apache Spark
9 32 (1.54%) SharePoint
10 25 (1.21%) Drupal
11 24 (1.16%) Apache Solr
12 23 (1.11%) Umbraco
13 20 (0.96%) JBoss
14 19 (0.92%) Apache Pig
15 17 (0.82%) eZ Publish
16 16 (0.77%) Confluence
17 15 (0.72%) WebLogic
18 9 (0.43%) ColdFusion
18 9 (0.43%) WebSphere
19 8 (0.39%) EPiServer
Applications
1 117 (5.64%) Chatbot
2 53 (2.56%) Photoshop
3 23 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
4 18 (0.87%) InVision
5 6 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.14%) GIMP
7 2 (0.096%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.096%) InDesign
7 2 (0.096%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (0.048%) Maya
8 1 (0.048%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.048%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.77%) Magento
3 11 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.24%) Shopify
5 3 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.096%) CiviCRM
6 2 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.096%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.048%) Endur
7 1 (0.048%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.048%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.048%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.048%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.048%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 339 (16.35%) Amazon AWS
2 267 (12.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (3.42%) SaaS
4 47 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 39 (1.88%) Serverless
6 37 (1.78%) GitHub
7 23 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
8 22 (1.06%) Amazon S3
9 20 (0.96%) npm
10 18 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
11 17 (0.82%) Google Compute Engine
11 17 (0.82%) Office 365
12 15 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 14 (0.68%) PaaS
14 13 (0.63%) Loggly
15 12 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
15 12 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
16 10 (0.48%) IaaS
16 10 (0.48%) Slack
17 8 (0.39%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.60%) Internet
2 27 (1.30%) Network Security
2 27 (1.30%) SSL
3 23 (1.11%) HTTP
4 13 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.53%) Extranet
5 11 (0.53%) VoIP
6 10 (0.48%) Link 16
6 10 (0.48%) Link 22
6 10 (0.48%) Tactical Data Link
7 9 (0.43%) Intranet
8 8 (0.39%) Firewall
8 8 (0.39%) Skype
9 4 (0.19%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.096%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.096%) Hyperconnected
10 2 (0.096%) SMS
10 2 (0.096%) SSH
10 2 (0.096%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 531 (25.62%) SQL Server
2 450 (21.71%) MySQL
3 161 (7.77%) PostgreSQL
4 153 (7.38%) MongoDB
5 130 (6.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 60 (2.89%) Big Data
7 55 (2.65%) Relational Database
8 53 (2.56%) NoSQL
8 53 (2.56%) Redis
9 47 (2.27%) Hadoop
10 27 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (0.87%) MariaDB
12 18 (0.87%) Oracle Database
13 17 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (0.77%) CouchDB
15 14 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
16 13 (0.63%) RDBMS
17 11 (0.53%) Apache Hive
17 11 (0.53%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 528 (25.47%) Git (software)
2 121 (5.84%) Jenkins
3 114 (5.50%) Selenium
4 105 (5.07%) Maven
5 97 (4.68%) JIRA
6 88 (4.25%) Visual Studio
7 87 (4.20%) Subversion
8 80 (3.86%) JUnit
9 79 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 58 (2.80%) Cucumber
11 56 (2.70%) webpack
12 53 (2.56%) gulp
13 47 (2.27%) Eclipse
14 46 (2.22%) PHPUnit
15 45 (2.17%) Bitbucket
16 34 (1.64%) GitLab
17 33 (1.59%) Jasmine
18 30 (1.45%) Grunt
19 28 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 26 (1.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 289 (13.94%) Finance
2 190 (9.17%) Marketing
3 127 (6.13%) Manufacturing
4 125 (6.03%) Telecoms
5 103 (4.97%) Electronics
6 54 (2.60%) Retail
7 34 (1.64%) Legal
8 29 (1.40%) Games
9 20 (0.96%) Law
10 17 (0.82%) Banking
11 16 (0.77%) Aerospace
11 16 (0.77%) Military
12 12 (0.58%) Advertising
12 12 (0.58%) Back Office
13 6 (0.29%) Billing
14 5 (0.24%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.14%) Automotive
15 3 (0.14%) Publishing
16 2 (0.096%) French Language
16 2 (0.096%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,548 (74.67%) Developer
2 398 (19.20%) .NET Developer
3 316 (15.24%) Software Developer
4 260 (12.54%) PHP Developer
5 251 (12.11%) Software Engineer
6 224 (10.81%) C# Developer
7 217 (10.47%) Senior Developer
8 180 (8.68%) Java Developer
9 175 (8.44%) JavaScript Developer
10 165 (7.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 158 (7.62%) Web Developer
12 151 (7.28%) Full Stack Developer
13 149 (7.19%) C# .NET Developer
14 118 (5.69%) Senior Software Engineer
15 100 (4.82%) Junior
16 77 (3.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 77 (3.71%) Junior Developer
17 76 (3.67%) .NET Software Developer
18 72 (3.47%) ASP.NET Developer
19 70 (3.38%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,286 (62.04%) HTML
2 1,189 (57.36%) CSS
3 825 (39.80%) .NET
4 589 (28.41%) AngularJS
5 578 (27.88%) ASP.NET
6 537 (25.90%) jQuery
7 385 (18.57%) HTML5
8 374 (18.04%) Web Services
9 373 (17.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 348 (16.79%) React
11 312 (15.05%) Node.js
12 239 (11.53%) REST
13 212 (10.23%) ASP.NET Web API
14 203 (9.79%) CSS3
14 203 (9.79%) XML
15 198 (9.55%) Sass
16 196 (9.45%) .NET Framework
17 177 (8.54%) Spring
18 170 (8.20%) LAMP
19 153 (7.38%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 191 (9.21%) User Experience
2 171 (8.25%) Greenfield Project
3 74 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 62 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (2.07%) Mobile App
6 38 (1.83%) Fintech
7 26 (1.25%) Graphic Design
8 19 (0.92%) Algorithms
9 17 (0.82%) RIA
10 16 (0.77%) Cybercrime
11 15 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (0.58%) EPoS
12 12 (0.58%) Social Media
12 12 (0.58%) Virtual Team
13 10 (0.48%) Blog
14 8 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
14 8 (0.39%) Video Editing
15 7 (0.34%) Animation
15 7 (0.34%) iPhone
15 7 (0.34%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 320 (15.44%) Linux
2 130 (6.27%) Windows
3 87 (4.20%) Android
4 77 (3.71%) Unix
5 74 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.59%) Ubuntu
7 24 (1.16%) Debian
8 18 (0.87%) Windows Server
9 12 (0.58%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.34%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.29%) CentOS
12 3 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.096%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 891 (42.98%) Agile Software Development
2 728 (35.12%) MVC
3 420 (20.26%) Software Engineering
4 337 (16.26%) Web Development
5 322 (15.53%) TDD
6 277 (13.36%) Scrum
7 247 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
8 225 (10.85%) Front End Development
9 219 (10.56%) SDLC
10 217 (10.47%) Microservices
11 203 (9.79%) Mentoring
12 180 (8.68%) Problem-Solving
13 170 (8.20%) OO
14 168 (8.10%) Test Automation
15 158 (7.62%) Continuous Delivery
16 155 (7.48%) Coaching
17 138 (6.66%) BDD
18 135 (6.51%) API Development
19 133 (6.42%) E-Commerce
20 129 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 885 (42.69%) C#
2 513 (24.75%) SQL
3 502 (24.22%) PHP
4 438 (21.13%) Java
5 291 (14.04%) Python
6 148 (7.14%) C++
7 132 (6.37%) TypeScript
8 94 (4.53%) C
9 79 (3.81%) ES6
10 67 (3.23%) Ruby
11 54 (2.60%) T-SQL
12 50 (2.41%) Bash Shell
13 41 (1.98%) Go
14 39 (1.88%) Java 8
15 36 (1.74%) Scala
16 33 (1.59%) PHP 7
17 32 (1.54%) VB.NET
18 29 (1.40%) Objective-C
19 26 (1.25%) Shell Script
20 25 (1.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 215 (10.37%) Degree
2 192 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 127 (6.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 114 (5.50%) SC Cleared
5 51 (2.46%) DV Cleared
6 27 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.63%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.53%) ISEB
9 7 (0.34%) CCNA
9 7 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.34%) CISSP
9 7 (0.34%) CompTIA Security+
9 7 (0.34%) GIAC
9 7 (0.34%) Linux+ Certification
9 7 (0.34%) MCSE
9 7 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (0.34%) SANS
9 7 (0.34%) SSCP
10 6 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
11 5 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (3.14%) QA
2 17 (0.82%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.096%) GDPR
4 2 (0.096%) WCAG
System Software
1 132 (6.37%) Docker
2 16 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.72%) vSphere
4 11 (0.53%) HDFS
5 10 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.24%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.24%) KVM
7 5 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.19%) Xen
9 3 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.096%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.048%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 33 (1.59%) Kubernetes
2 25 (1.21%) Ansible
3 24 (1.16%) Puppet
4 15 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
6 10 (0.48%) Salt
7 7 (0.34%) HP ALM
8 4 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.14%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.14%) SCOM
9 3 (0.14%) Terraform
10 2 (0.096%) Ganeti
10 2 (0.096%) Marathon
10 2 (0.096%) Mesos
11 1 (0.048%) SCCM
11 1 (0.048%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 269 (12.98%) Microsoft
2 111 (5.35%) Oracle
3 105 (5.07%) SAP
4 62 (2.99%) Google
5 50 (2.41%) Adobe
6 34 (1.64%) Atlassian
7 32 (1.54%) VMware
8 23 (1.11%) Zend
9 17 (0.82%) Xamarin
10 15 (0.72%) DevExpress
11 9 (0.43%) Cypress Semiconductor
11 9 (0.43%) HP
12 8 (0.39%) Civica
12 8 (0.39%) IBM
12 8 (0.39%) Sage
12 8 (0.39%) Sitecore
13 7 (0.34%) FNZ
13 7 (0.34%) Tableau
13 7 (0.34%) Telerik
14 6 (0.29%) IBM Sterling