Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,836 2,012 2,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.88% 19.72% 22.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.55% 33.11% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,541 1,777 2,146
South West median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
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 5,640 6,076 6,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.00% 59.54% 60.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4,564 5,059 5,278
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +1 635 £45,000 - 170
Dorset -1 337 £40,000 +6.67% 69
Gloucestershire -2 267 £47,500 +5.56% 82
Wiltshire +4 250 £47,500 +18.75% 52
Somerset 0 186 £45,000 +12.50% 47
Devon -3 117 £37,250 -6.88% 57
Cornwall -4 28 £35,000 +27.27% 11
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 884 (48.15%) HTML
2 882 (48.04%) CSS
3 820 (44.66%) Agile Software Development
4 802 (43.68%) C#
5 709 (38.62%) .NET
6 557 (30.34%) AngularJS
7 509 (27.72%) SQL
8 504 (27.45%) MVC
9 446 (24.29%) React
10 417 (22.71%) ASP.NET
11 413 (22.49%) Java
12 402 (21.90%) PHP
13 385 (20.97%) SQL Server
14 355 (19.34%) jQuery
15 347 (18.90%) Git (software)
16 314 (17.10%) Software Engineering
17 305 (16.61%) Web Development
18 303 (16.50%) MySQL
19 295 (16.07%) Scrum
19 295 (16.07%) HTML5
20 292 (15.90%) Node.js
21 275 (14.98%) Azure
22 265 (14.43%) Python
23 258 (14.05%) DevOps
24 257 (14.00%) Linux
25 236 (12.85%) Finance
26 227 (12.36%) TDD
26 227 (12.36%) Web Services
27 223 (12.15%) ASP.NET MVC
28 216 (11.76%) Front End Development

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 78 (4.25%) WordPress
2 76 (4.14%) CMS
3 55 (3.00%) Apache
4 47 (2.56%) JBoss
5 46 (2.51%) SharePoint
6 36 (1.96%) Apache Solr
7 32 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
8 28 (1.53%) IIS
9 26 (1.42%) Drupal
10 23 (1.25%) Confluence
11 21 (1.14%) Apache Spark
11 21 (1.14%) nginx
12 18 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
13 15 (0.82%) Joomla!
14 14 (0.76%) EPiServer
14 14 (0.76%) Tomcat
14 14 (0.76%) WebSphere
15 9 (0.49%) Umbraco
16 8 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
16 8 (0.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (0.98%) Photoshop
2 12 (0.65%) Sketch
3 11 (0.60%) InVision
4 10 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.27%) Adobe XD
5 5 (0.27%) Zeplin
6 4 (0.22%) Figma
6 4 (0.22%) GIMP
7 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (0.11%) Marvel
9 1 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.054%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.054%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 61 (3.32%) Magento
2 18 (0.98%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.11%) Shopify
5 1 (0.054%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.054%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 275 (14.98%) Azure
2 138 (7.52%) AWS
3 62 (3.38%) SaaS
4 43 (2.34%) npm
5 42 (2.29%) GCP
5 42 (2.29%) Office 365
6 24 (1.31%) OneDrive
7 23 (1.25%) Azure Stack
7 23 (1.25%) GitHub
8 20 (1.09%) Serverless
9 19 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
10 16 (0.87%) NuGet
11 14 (0.76%) Azure Functions
12 13 (0.71%) OpenShift
13 12 (0.65%) Apigee
14 10 (0.54%) PaaS
15 7 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
15 7 (0.38%) Azure Machine Learning
15 7 (0.38%) Google Analytics
15 7 (0.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.74%) TCP/IP
2 30 (1.63%) Extranet
3 26 (1.42%) Internet
4 23 (1.25%) NetScaler
4 23 (1.25%) Skype
5 21 (1.14%) DHCP
5 21 (1.14%) DNS
6 18 (0.98%) Intranet
7 14 (0.76%) HTTP
7 14 (0.76%) WAN
8 12 (0.65%) SSH
9 11 (0.60%) Firewall
9 11 (0.60%) SSL
10 10 (0.54%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.38%) Network Security
12 5 (0.27%) DAB
13 3 (0.16%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.16%) IPsec
14 2 (0.11%) RIP
14 2 (0.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 385 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 303 (16.50%) MySQL
3 157 (8.55%) MongoDB
4 92 (5.01%) NoSQL
5 78 (4.25%) Relational Database
6 48 (2.61%) Big Data
7 46 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
8 43 (2.34%) Hadoop
9 28 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 23 (1.25%) Redis
10 23 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (1.14%) Geospatial Data
12 20 (1.09%) RDBMS
13 18 (0.98%) GIS
14 15 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (0.71%) MS Access
15 13 (0.71%) Oracle Database
16 11 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 347 (18.90%) Git (software)
2 130 (7.08%) Jenkins
3 89 (4.85%) JIRA
4 83 (4.52%) Visual Studio
5 81 (4.41%) Selenium
6 64 (3.49%) Subversion
7 63 (3.43%) webpack
8 56 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 43 (2.34%) Cucumber
10 36 (1.96%) gulp
11 33 (1.80%) JUnit
11 33 (1.80%) Maven
12 32 (1.74%) Eclipse
13 31 (1.69%) TeamCity
14 29 (1.58%) Jasmine
15 26 (1.42%) Visual Studio Team System
16 24 (1.31%) Bitbucket
17 23 (1.25%) GitLab
18 22 (1.20%) NUnit
18 22 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 236 (12.85%) Finance
2 172 (9.37%) Marketing
3 137 (7.46%) Public Sector
4 124 (6.75%) Retail
5 122 (6.64%) Manufacturing
6 105 (5.72%) Telecoms
7 100 (5.45%) Electronics
8 37 (2.02%) Banking
9 31 (1.69%) Games
9 31 (1.69%) Law
10 11 (0.60%) Advertising
11 9 (0.49%) Aerospace
12 8 (0.44%) Military
13 7 (0.38%) Local Government
14 6 (0.33%) Automotive
14 6 (0.33%) Legal
14 6 (0.33%) Police
15 5 (0.27%) Fire and Rescue
16 3 (0.16%) Back Office
16 3 (0.16%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 1,392 (75.82%) Developer
2 309 (16.83%) .NET Developer
3 281 (15.31%) Software Developer
4 229 (12.47%) C# Developer
5 220 (11.98%) Senior Developer
6 212 (11.55%) PHP Developer
7 196 (10.68%) Full Stack Developer
8 168 (9.15%) JavaScript Developer
9 160 (8.71%) C# .NET Developer
10 156 (8.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 148 (8.06%) Software Engineer
12 99 (5.39%) Java Developer
13 94 (5.12%) Junior
14 93 (5.07%) Web Developer
15 79 (4.30%) Junior Developer
16 77 (4.19%) C# Software Developer
17 75 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 74 (4.03%) ASP.NET Developer
18 74 (4.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 64 (3.49%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 884 (48.15%) HTML
2 882 (48.04%) CSS
3 709 (38.62%) .NET
4 557 (30.34%) AngularJS
5 446 (24.29%) React
6 417 (22.71%) ASP.NET
7 355 (19.34%) jQuery
8 295 (16.07%) HTML5
9 292 (15.90%) Node.js
10 227 (12.36%) Web Services
11 223 (12.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 206 (11.22%) Vue.js
13 205 (11.17%) .NET Framework
14 175 (9.53%) Sass
15 173 (9.42%) CSS3
16 158 (8.61%) REST
17 144 (7.84%) .NET Core
18 142 (7.73%) XML
19 123 (6.70%) ASP.NET Web API
19 123 (6.70%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 169 (9.20%) User Experience
2 101 (5.50%) Greenfield Project
3 88 (4.79%) Mobile App
4 77 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
7 32 (1.74%) EPoS
8 24 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
9 17 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
10 16 (0.87%) Management Information System
11 15 (0.82%) Robotics
12 13 (0.71%) e-Learning
12 13 (0.71%) Social Media
12 13 (0.71%) Tandem
13 12 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (0.60%) BBC
15 10 (0.54%) RIA
16 9 (0.49%) Renewable Energy
17 8 (0.44%) Learning Management System
18 7 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 257 (14.00%) Linux
2 106 (5.77%) Unix
3 70 (3.81%) Windows
4 63 (3.43%) Android
5 62 (3.38%) Apple iOS
6 29 (1.58%) Mac OS
7 24 (1.31%) Ubuntu
8 21 (1.14%) CentOS
9 12 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.49%) Debian
11 7 (0.38%) Windows Server
12 5 (0.27%) zOS
13 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.16%) AIX
14 3 (0.16%) FreeRTOS
14 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.054%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 820 (44.66%) Agile Software Development
2 504 (27.45%) MVC
3 314 (17.10%) Software Engineering
4 305 (16.61%) Web Development
5 295 (16.07%) Scrum
6 258 (14.05%) DevOps
7 227 (12.36%) TDD
8 216 (11.76%) Front End Development
9 174 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
10 173 (9.42%) Test Automation
11 172 (9.37%) OO
12 151 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
13 150 (8.17%) SDLC
14 122 (6.64%) Digital Marketing
15 121 (6.59%) Unit Testing
16 117 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
17 116 (6.32%) Mentoring
18 107 (5.83%) E-Commerce
19 102 (5.56%) Microservices
20 97 (5.28%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 802 (43.68%) C#
2 509 (27.72%) SQL
3 413 (22.49%) Java
4 402 (21.90%) PHP
5 265 (14.43%) Python
6 208 (11.33%) TypeScript
7 167 (9.10%) C++
8 72 (3.92%) VB.NET
9 71 (3.87%) ES6
10 65 (3.54%) Bash Shell
11 63 (3.43%) C
12 49 (2.67%) PowerShell
13 45 (2.45%) Ruby
14 42 (2.29%) Go
14 42 (2.29%) T-SQL
15 33 (1.80%) Shell Script
16 22 (1.20%) Java 8
17 21 (1.14%) Apple Swift
17 21 (1.14%) Scala
18 15 (0.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 190 (10.35%) Security Cleared
2 160 (8.71%) Degree
3 105 (5.72%) DV Cleared
4 99 (5.39%) SC Cleared
5 32 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 21 (1.14%) ISTQB
7 15 (0.82%) CCA
7 15 (0.82%) MCP
7 15 (0.82%) RHCE
8 14 (0.76%) CCNA
8 14 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (0.54%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.44%) ISEB
11 5 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.16%) MCSD
12 3 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.054%) MCSE
13 1 (0.054%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.67%) QA
2 23 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 7 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.27%) GDPR
5 4 (0.22%) WCAG
6 3 (0.16%) Def Stans
6 3 (0.16%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.16%) WAI
7 2 (0.11%) HL7
System Software
1 187 (10.19%) Docker
2 41 (2.23%) Active Directory
3 24 (1.31%) Hyper-V
4 23 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 23 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (1.25%) XenApp
5 18 (0.98%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.38%) HDFS
7 6 (0.33%) vSphere
8 3 (0.16%) Firmware
8 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.11%) Varnish
9 2 (0.11%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.054%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 87 (4.74%) Kubernetes
2 28 (1.53%) Ansible
3 23 (1.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 23 (1.25%) SCOM
3 23 (1.25%) SCOrch
4 19 (1.03%) SCCM
5 13 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
6 12 (0.65%) cPanel
7 9 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.49%) Terraform
8 8 (0.44%) AirWatch
8 8 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
8 8 (0.44%) Plesk
9 6 (0.33%) Puppet
10 5 (0.27%) Cloudify
10 5 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (0.16%) HP ALM
11 3 (0.16%) PowerCLI
11 3 (0.16%) vCenter Server
11 3 (0.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 179 (9.75%) Microsoft
2 117 (6.37%) Oracle
3 108 (5.88%) SAP
4 49 (2.67%) Google
5 44 (2.40%) Atlassian
6 35 (1.91%) Adobe
6 35 (1.91%) Zend
7 24 (1.31%) VMware
8 23 (1.25%) Splunk
9 18 (0.98%) Cisco
9 18 (0.98%) Citrix
9 18 (0.98%) Sitecore
10 16 (0.87%) IBM
11 13 (0.71%) DevExpress
12 12 (0.65%) Red Hat
13 11 (0.60%) Sage
13 11 (0.60%) Veracode
14 10 (0.54%) Cypress Semiconductor
15 9 (0.49%) Apple
15 9 (0.49%) Mapbox