Period
to 12 July 2020

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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,120 1,933 2,302
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 21.96% 18.92% 20.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.58% 33.22% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,013 1,765 2,179
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,941 £60,000 £61,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% +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 2,830 5,819 6,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 55.49% 56.97% 60.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2,325 4,716 5,585
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,100 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 12 July 2020.

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 12 July 2020. 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 0 340 £45,000 +1.12% 63
Dorset +2 233 £40,000 - 25
Gloucestershire +12 200 £50,000 +6.38% 26
Wiltshire +5 142 £50,000 +19.76% 16
Somerset +1 110 £52,500 +31.25% 30
Devon -3 69 £40,000 -4.76% 32
Cornwall -10 8 £35,000 +7.69% 2
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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.

1 559 (49.91%) HTML
2 536 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
3 504 (45.00%) CSS
4 380 (33.93%) C#
5 367 (32.77%) AngularJS
6 356 (31.79%) .NET
7 318 (28.39%) MVC
8 313 (27.95%) React
9 281 (25.09%) Java
10 263 (23.48%) PHP
11 254 (22.68%) SQL
12 248 (22.14%) Node.js
13 239 (21.34%) jQuery
14 231 (20.63%) Git (software)
15 217 (19.38%) Software Engineering
16 211 (18.84%) MySQL
17 195 (17.41%) Linux
18 192 (17.14%) Python
19 191 (17.05%) Scrum
20 186 (16.61%) Azure
21 184 (16.43%) ASP.NET
22 181 (16.16%) TypeScript
22 181 (16.16%) Front End Development
23 178 (15.89%) Vue.js
24 177 (15.80%) Test Automation
25 175 (15.63%) HTML5
26 172 (15.36%) AWS
27 171 (15.27%) Web Development
27 171 (15.27%) Web Services
28 167 (14.91%) SQL Server

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 55 (4.91%) Apache
2 48 (4.29%) WordPress
3 45 (4.02%) CMS
4 26 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
4 26 (2.32%) Tomcat
5 24 (2.14%) SharePoint
6 15 (1.34%) nginx
6 15 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
8 12 (1.07%) IIS
8 12 (1.07%) JBoss
9 11 (0.98%) Apache Solr
9 11 (0.98%) OpenStack
10 10 (0.89%) Drupal
11 9 (0.80%) Joomla!
11 9 (0.80%) NServiceBus
12 7 (0.63%) Confluence
13 6 (0.54%) EPiServer
14 5 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
15 4 (0.36%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 10 (0.89%) Sketch
2 7 (0.63%) Adobe XD
3 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.45%) InVision
4 5 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (0.45%) UXPin
5 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.27%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.089%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.089%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.089%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 27 (2.41%) Magento
2 9 (0.80%) NetSuite
3 7 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.27%) Maximo
6 1 (0.089%) Shopify
6 1 (0.089%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 186 (16.61%) Azure
2 172 (15.36%) AWS
3 35 (3.13%) SaaS
4 26 (2.32%) GCP
5 23 (2.05%) npm
6 20 (1.79%) Serverless
7 19 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (1.70%) GitHub
8 17 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (0.80%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.80%) Sauce Labs
11 7 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
11 7 (0.63%) PaaS
11 7 (0.63%) Slack
12 5 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.45%) Cloudflare
12 5 (0.45%) NuGet
13 4 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
14 3 (0.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.50%) Internet
2 17 (1.52%) Network Security
3 14 (1.25%) HTTP
4 9 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.54%) MQTT
6 5 (0.45%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.36%) Skype
8 2 (0.18%) Extranet
8 2 (0.18%) Intranet
8 2 (0.18%) VLAN
8 2 (0.18%) VoIP
9 1 (0.089%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.089%) CTI
9 1 (0.089%) DHCP
9 1 (0.089%) DNS
9 1 (0.089%) Firewall
9 1 (0.089%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.089%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.089%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.089%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (18.84%) MySQL
2 167 (14.91%) SQL Server
3 102 (9.11%) MongoDB
4 48 (4.29%) NoSQL
5 42 (3.75%) Relational Database
6 38 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
7 31 (2.77%) Redis
8 27 (2.41%) Big Data
9 21 (1.88%) Hadoop
10 14 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (1.07%) GIS
12 11 (0.98%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
14 7 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (0.45%) CouchDB
17 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
17 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 231 (20.63%) Git (software)
2 98 (8.75%) Selenium
3 94 (8.39%) Jenkins
4 77 (6.88%) Cucumber
5 67 (5.98%) webpack
6 61 (5.45%) JIRA
7 55 (4.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 38 (3.39%) JUnit
9 31 (2.77%) Maven
10 30 (2.68%) Visual Studio
11 29 (2.59%) SoapUI
12 26 (2.32%) Subversion
13 25 (2.23%) Grunt
13 25 (2.23%) gulp
14 21 (1.88%) Mockito
15 19 (1.70%) SpecFlow
16 15 (1.34%) Bitbucket
16 15 (1.34%) DbUnit
16 15 (1.34%) jMock
16 15 (1.34%) SonarQube
General
1 108 (9.64%) Finance
2 60 (5.36%) Retail
3 51 (4.55%) Marketing
4 23 (2.05%) Public Sector
5 21 (1.88%) Electronics
6 18 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.34%) Aerospace
7 15 (1.34%) Law
8 14 (1.25%) Telecoms
9 10 (0.89%) Back Office
10 9 (0.80%) Advertising
10 9 (0.80%) Automotive
11 8 (0.71%) Banking
12 6 (0.54%) Legal
12 6 (0.54%) Military
13 5 (0.45%) Billing
13 5 (0.45%) Games
14 4 (0.36%) German Language
14 4 (0.36%) Publishing
15 2 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 831 (74.20%) Developer
2 157 (14.02%) Software Developer
3 155 (13.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 130 (11.61%) Senior Developer
5 122 (10.89%) JavaScript Developer
6 119 (10.63%) .NET Developer
7 107 (9.55%) Software Engineer
8 89 (7.95%) Full Stack Developer
9 86 (7.68%) PHP Developer
10 80 (7.14%) Java Developer
11 72 (6.43%) Web Developer
12 70 (6.25%) C# Developer
13 48 (4.29%) Angular Developer
14 45 (4.02%) Lead Developer
15 44 (3.93%) React Developer
16 35 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
17 31 (2.77%) Junior
18 30 (2.68%) C# Software Developer
18 30 (2.68%) Senior JavaScript Developer
19 29 (2.59%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 559 (49.91%) HTML
2 504 (45.00%) CSS
3 367 (32.77%) AngularJS
4 356 (31.79%) .NET
5 313 (27.95%) React
6 248 (22.14%) Node.js
7 239 (21.34%) jQuery
8 184 (16.43%) ASP.NET
9 178 (15.89%) Vue.js
10 175 (15.63%) HTML5
11 171 (15.27%) Web Services
12 135 (12.05%) REST
13 132 (11.79%) RESTful
14 127 (11.34%) .NET Framework
15 96 (8.57%) SOAP
16 90 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC
17 84 (7.50%) Spring
18 83 (7.41%) CSS3
19 81 (7.23%) .NET Core
20 80 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 87 (7.77%) User Experience
2 61 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
3 52 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (1.88%) Mobile App
5 14 (1.25%) Reinsurance
6 13 (1.16%) Algorithms
7 12 (1.07%) Cloud Native
7 12 (1.07%) Data Structures
7 12 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (1.07%) Virtual Team
8 11 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
9 10 (0.89%) N-Tier
10 9 (0.80%) Client/Server
10 9 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (0.71%) Driving Licence
11 8 (0.71%) Mainframe
11 8 (0.71%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.54%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.45%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 195 (17.41%) Linux
2 46 (4.11%) Windows
3 45 (4.02%) Android
4 37 (3.30%) Unix
5 34 (3.04%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.43%) Ubuntu
7 12 (1.07%) Debian
8 7 (0.63%) CentOS
9 6 (0.54%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.27%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.089%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (28.39%) MVC
3 217 (19.38%) Software Engineering
4 191 (17.05%) Scrum
5 181 (16.16%) Front End Development
6 177 (15.80%) Test Automation
7 171 (15.27%) Web Development
8 167 (14.91%) TDD
9 164 (14.64%) DevOps
10 136 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
11 120 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
12 98 (8.75%) OO
13 96 (8.57%) E-Commerce
14 89 (7.95%) BDD
15 88 (7.86%) Mentoring
16 82 (7.32%) OOP
17 74 (6.61%) Unit Testing
18 72 (6.43%) Microservices
19 67 (5.98%) SDLC
20 54 (4.82%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 380 (33.93%) C#
2 281 (25.09%) Java
3 263 (23.48%) PHP
4 254 (22.68%) SQL
5 192 (17.14%) Python
6 181 (16.16%) TypeScript
7 89 (7.95%) C++
8 88 (7.86%) Ruby
9 54 (4.82%) ES6
10 46 (4.11%) C
11 40 (3.57%) Go
12 32 (2.86%) T-SQL
13 27 (2.41%) Bash Shell
14 20 (1.79%) PHP 7
14 20 (1.79%) VB.NET
15 17 (1.52%) Java 8
15 17 (1.52%) Objective-C
16 14 (1.25%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.16%) Kotlin
17 13 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 97 (8.66%) Security Cleared
2 84 (7.50%) Degree
3 52 (4.64%) SC Cleared
4 40 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 25 (2.23%) ISTQB
6 23 (2.05%) ISEB
7 13 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.36%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.36%) HND
10 4 (0.36%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.27%) MCPD
11 3 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.18%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.089%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (6.52%) QA
2 5 (0.45%) GDPR
3 4 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.18%) WCAG
5 1 (0.089%) HL7
5 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.089%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 134 (11.96%) Docker
2 24 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.79%) vSphere
4 10 (0.89%) Firmware
5 3 (0.27%) Xen
6 2 (0.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.089%) Ceph
7 1 (0.089%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.089%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.089%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.089%) XenApp
7 1 (0.089%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 54 (4.82%) Kubernetes
2 37 (3.30%) Ansible
3 16 (1.43%) Terraform
4 13 (1.16%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 11 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.36%) Cloudify
6 4 (0.36%) Kibana
6 4 (0.36%) logstash
6 4 (0.36%) Packer
6 4 (0.36%) Puppet
7 2 (0.18%) cPanel
7 2 (0.18%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.18%) Plesk
7 2 (0.18%) Rancher
7 2 (0.18%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.18%) Salt
7 2 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.089%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 1 (0.089%) SCCM
8 1 (0.089%) SCOM
Vendors
1 140 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 85 (7.59%) Oracle
3 35 (3.13%) SAP
4 28 (2.50%) Atlassian
5 25 (2.23%) VMware
6 23 (2.05%) Google
7 18 (1.61%) Sage
8 15 (1.34%) NetIQ
8 15 (1.34%) Zend
9 14 (1.25%) Sitecore
10 12 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.80%) Adobe
12 8 (0.71%) Mapbox
13 5 (0.45%) ForgeRock
13 5 (0.45%) Progress
14 4 (0.36%) CyberArk
14 4 (0.36%) MuleSoft
14 4 (0.36%) Talend
14 4 (0.36%) Twitter
15 3 (0.27%) Marketo