Period
to 12 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 2231 2282 2139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.81% 21.09% 18.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.65% 37.48% 32.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2041 2053 1964
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%

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 6088 6088 6571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 59.52% 56.26% 56.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5141 5187 5707
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 12 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 0 877 £42,500 - 69
Dorset -2 360 £32,500 -7.14% 28
Somerset +3 306 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Gloucestershire +3 284 £45,000 +5.88% 23
Wiltshire -1 202 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Devon -1 137 £40,000 +21.21% 5
Cornwall +13 56 £32,500 +18.18% 3
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 1598 (71.63%) HTML
2 1437 (64.41%) CSS
3 1009 (45.23%) C#
4 984 (44.11%) Agile Software Development
5 949 (42.54%) .NET
6 796 (35.68%) MVC
7 737 (33.03%) AngularJS
8 715 (32.05%) SQL
9 696 (31.20%) SQL Server
10 669 (29.99%) ASP.NET
11 619 (27.75%) Java
12 572 (25.64%) jQuery
13 556 (24.92%) Web Development
14 505 (22.64%) HTML5
15 472 (21.16%) PHP
16 455 (20.39%) Git (software)
17 441 (19.77%) TDD
18 353 (15.82%) React
19 346 (15.51%) Software Engineering
20 339 (15.19%) ASP.NET MVC
21 330 (14.79%) Node.js
22 320 (14.34%) Degree
23 316 (14.16%) MySQL
24 315 (14.12%) Microsoft
25 309 (13.85%) Web Services
26 295 (13.22%) Finance
27 287 (12.86%) OO
27 287 (12.86%) Front End Development
28 286 (12.82%) Linux
29 278 (12.46%) XML

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
1 101 (4.53%) Apache
2 99 (4.44%) CMS
3 85 (3.81%) IIS
4 84 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
5 73 (3.27%) SharePoint
6 64 (2.87%) Tomcat
7 62 (2.78%) Umbraco
8 57 (2.55%) WordPress
9 40 (1.79%) Confluence
10 36 (1.61%) Apache Solr
11 34 (1.52%) Drupal
12 23 (1.03%) EPiServer
12 23 (1.03%) nginx
13 22 (0.99%) Apache Spark
13 22 (0.99%) OpenStack
14 19 (0.85%) JBoss
14 19 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
15 18 (0.81%) SilverStripe
16 14 (0.63%) Joomla!
17 13 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 42 (1.88%) Photoshop
2 26 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.27%) SPSS
6 5 (0.22%) InDesign
6 5 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (0.13%) Autodesk Inventor
7 3 (0.13%) Camtasia
7 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (0.13%) Revit
8 1 (0.045%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.045%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.045%) HipChat
8 1 (0.045%) InVision
Business Applications
1 32 (1.43%) Magento
2 19 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.27%) Maximo
5 5 (0.22%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.22%) OpenCart
5 5 (0.22%) Shopify
5 5 (0.22%) Zen Cart
6 4 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.13%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.090%) nopCommerce
8 2 (0.090%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.090%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.045%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.045%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 235 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 196 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
3 118 (5.29%) SaaS
4 43 (1.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 43 (1.93%) npm
5 39 (1.75%) GitHub
6 24 (1.08%) PaaS
7 21 (0.94%) IaaS
8 16 (0.72%) Office 365
9 14 (0.63%) Serverless
10 13 (0.58%) Slack
11 11 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.27%) Algolia
14 4 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 4 (0.18%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.18%) Heroku
14 4 (0.18%) OneDrive
14 4 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 60 (2.69%) Internet
2 45 (2.02%) HTTP
3 33 (1.48%) SMS
4 20 (0.90%) SSL
5 13 (0.58%) DNS
5 13 (0.58%) Firewall
5 13 (0.58%) Network Security
6 12 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.40%) Intranet
8 8 (0.36%) VPN
9 5 (0.22%) Kerberos
9 5 (0.22%) SMTP
9 5 (0.22%) SNMP
10 3 (0.13%) DVB
11 2 (0.090%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.090%) FCoE
12 1 (0.045%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.045%) LDAP
12 1 (0.045%) OpenVPN
12 1 (0.045%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 696 (31.20%) SQL Server
2 316 (14.16%) MySQL
3 145 (6.50%) MongoDB
4 140 (6.28%) NoSQL
5 139 (6.23%) Relational Database
6 64 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
7 59 (2.64%) Hadoop
8 55 (2.47%) RDBMS
9 50 (2.24%) Redis
10 49 (2.20%) Big Data
11 39 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 38 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
13 36 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
14 26 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 23 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (0.99%) MariaDB
17 21 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
18 19 (0.85%) CouchDB
19 18 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
20 17 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 455 (20.39%) Git (software)
2 119 (5.33%) JIRA
3 117 (5.24%) Visual Studio
4 105 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 104 (4.66%) Subversion
6 99 (4.44%) Jenkins
7 89 (3.99%) Selenium
8 87 (3.90%) JUnit
9 83 (3.72%) Maven
10 79 (3.54%) NUnit
11 73 (3.27%) gulp
12 72 (3.23%) Grunt
13 57 (2.55%) webpack
14 51 (2.29%) Eclipse
15 50 (2.24%) TeamCity
16 41 (1.84%) Jasmine
17 38 (1.70%) Cucumber
18 36 (1.61%) Protractor
19 33 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 30 (1.34%) Mercurial
General
1 295 (13.22%) Finance
2 164 (7.35%) Marketing
3 114 (5.11%) Telecoms
4 98 (4.39%) Electronics
5 95 (4.26%) Manufacturing
6 91 (4.08%) Retail
7 63 (2.82%) Banking
8 40 (1.79%) Games
9 27 (1.21%) Advertising
9 27 (1.21%) Law
10 17 (0.76%) Automotive
11 14 (0.63%) Online Betting
12 13 (0.58%) Military
13 9 (0.40%) Local Government
13 9 (0.40%) Music Industry
14 8 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.31%) Legal
16 6 (0.27%) Publishing
17 4 (0.18%) Back Office
17 4 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1837 (82.34%) Developer
2 504 (22.59%) .NET Developer
3 320 (14.34%) Software Developer
4 307 (13.76%) C# Developer
5 283 (12.68%) Senior Developer
6 248 (11.12%) PHP Developer
7 238 (10.67%) Web Developer
8 232 (10.40%) C# .NET Developer
9 227 (10.17%) Java Developer
10 209 (9.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 205 (9.19%) JavaScript Developer
12 188 (8.43%) Software Engineer
13 172 (7.71%) ASP.NET Developer
14 165 (7.40%) Junior
15 150 (6.72%) Junior Developer
16 143 (6.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 127 (5.69%) Full Stack Developer
18 117 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 91 (4.08%) .NET Software Developer
19 91 (4.08%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1598 (71.63%) HTML
2 1437 (64.41%) CSS
3 949 (42.54%) .NET
4 737 (33.03%) AngularJS
5 669 (29.99%) ASP.NET
6 572 (25.64%) jQuery
7 505 (22.64%) HTML5
8 353 (15.82%) React
9 339 (15.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 330 (14.79%) Node.js
11 309 (13.85%) Web Services
12 278 (12.46%) XML
13 270 (12.10%) .NET Framework
14 255 (11.43%) RESTful
15 254 (11.39%) CSS3
16 207 (9.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 204 (9.14%) REST
18 199 (8.92%) Spring
19 181 (8.11%) Entity Framework
20 172 (7.71%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 261 (11.70%) User Experience
2 176 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 161 (7.22%) Greenfield Project
4 82 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
4 82 (3.68%) Mobile App
5 29 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (0.85%) Fintech
6 19 (0.85%) iPad
7 18 (0.81%) AS400
8 15 (0.67%) Online Games
9 14 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 14 (0.63%) Social Media
10 13 (0.58%) Virtual Team
11 12 (0.54%) Graphic Design
12 11 (0.49%) W3C
13 10 (0.45%) Data Centre
13 10 (0.45%) RIA
13 10 (0.45%) SCADA
14 8 (0.36%) Animation
14 8 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 286 (12.82%) Linux
2 159 (7.13%) Windows
3 65 (2.91%) Unix
4 60 (2.69%) Android
5 56 (2.51%) Apple iOS
6 40 (1.79%) Windows Server
7 17 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (0.63%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.45%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.40%) Solaris
11 7 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.27%) Debian
12 6 (0.27%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.22%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.13%) CentOS
15 3 (0.13%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.045%) AIX
16 1 (0.045%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.045%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 984 (44.11%) Agile Software Development
2 796 (35.68%) MVC
3 556 (24.92%) Web Development
4 441 (19.77%) TDD
5 346 (15.51%) Software Engineering
6 287 (12.86%) Front End Development
6 287 (12.86%) OO
7 247 (11.07%) Scrum
8 206 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
9 194 (8.70%) OOP
10 180 (8.07%) Unit Testing
11 176 (7.89%) Test Automation
12 175 (7.84%) SDLC
13 169 (7.58%) Microservices
14 168 (7.53%) BDD
15 143 (6.41%) E-Commerce
16 134 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
17 128 (5.74%) DevOps
18 114 (5.11%) Open Source
19 111 (4.98%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1009 (45.23%) C#
2 715 (32.05%) SQL
3 619 (27.75%) Java
4 472 (21.16%) PHP
5 200 (8.96%) Python
6 149 (6.68%) C++
7 120 (5.38%) T-SQL
8 86 (3.85%) Ruby
9 72 (3.23%) VB.NET
10 56 (2.51%) TypeScript
11 53 (2.38%) PowerShell
12 47 (2.11%) ES6
13 45 (2.02%) Bash Shell
14 40 (1.79%) C
15 37 (1.66%) Groovy
16 29 (1.30%) VBScript
17 28 (1.26%) Perl
18 24 (1.08%) VB
19 19 (0.85%) RPG
19 19 (0.85%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 320 (14.34%) Degree
2 120 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 75 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 38 (1.70%) SC Cleared
5 35 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (1.03%) DV Cleared
7 13 (0.58%) CISSP
8 10 (0.45%) MCPD
8 10 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
9 9 (0.40%) HND
9 9 (0.40%) MCSE
10 8 (0.36%) RHCE
10 8 (0.36%) RHCSA
11 7 (0.31%) CCNA
11 7 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.31%) CISM
11 7 (0.31%) HNC
11 7 (0.31%) RHCA
12 6 (0.27%) ISEB
12 6 (0.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (2.78%) QA
2 15 (0.67%) WCAG
3 8 (0.36%) SLA
4 7 (0.31%) WAI
5 6 (0.27%) ISO 14001
5 6 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.090%) PMO
7 1 (0.045%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.045%) MISRA
7 1 (0.045%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 118 (5.29%) Docker
2 14 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.31%) Snort
5 5 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.22%) vSphere
6 4 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.13%) HDFS
7 3 (0.13%) NFS
8 2 (0.090%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.090%) Samba
8 2 (0.090%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.090%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.045%) Gluster
9 1 (0.045%) iptables
9 1 (0.045%) KVM
9 1 (0.045%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 35 (1.57%) Ansible
2 34 (1.52%) Puppet
3 25 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (0.85%) Kubernetes
5 15 (0.67%) CA Service Virtualization
6 13 (0.58%) Terraform
7 7 (0.31%) Kibana
7 7 (0.31%) Nessus
7 7 (0.31%) Salt
8 5 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
8 5 (0.22%) Nagios
9 2 (0.090%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.045%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.045%) Grafana
10 1 (0.045%) Graylog
10 1 (0.045%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.045%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.045%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 315 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 130 (5.83%) Google
3 96 (4.30%) SAP
4 91 (4.08%) Oracle
5 61 (2.73%) Zend
6 39 (1.75%) Adobe
7 24 (1.08%) Sitecore
8 21 (0.94%) HP
9 20 (0.90%) Xamarin
10 19 (0.85%) CA
11 17 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (0.72%) Twitter
13 12 (0.54%) VMware
14 11 (0.49%) Apple
14 11 (0.49%) Telerik
15 10 (0.45%) Atlassian
16 9 (0.40%) Citrix
17 8 (0.36%) Splunk
18 7 (0.31%) Acunetix
18 7 (0.31%) Facebook