Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,790 1,935 2,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.49% 19.82% 21.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.00% 33.71% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,495 1,666 1,994
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,161 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 5,115 5,740 5,916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.54% 58.81% 58.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4,177 4,705 5,005
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,250
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 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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +1 594 £45,000 - 181
Dorset -1 316 £40,000 +6.67% 45
Gloucestershire 0 305 £47,500 +5.56% 80
Wiltshire +7 231 £47,500 +17.28% 44
Somerset -1 170 £47,500 +11.76% 39
Devon -1 134 £40,000 -4.76% 55
Cornwall 0 24 £35,000 +40.00% 7
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 864 (48.27%) HTML
2 843 (47.09%) Agile Software Development
3 820 (45.81%) CSS
4 759 (42.40%) C#
5 644 (35.98%) .NET
6 552 (30.84%) AngularJS
7 458 (25.59%) React
7 458 (25.59%) MVC
8 453 (25.31%) SQL
9 413 (23.07%) Java
10 408 (22.79%) PHP
11 374 (20.89%) ASP.NET
12 361 (20.17%) jQuery
13 346 (19.33%) SQL Server
14 338 (18.88%) Git (software)
15 327 (18.27%) Software Engineering
16 326 (18.21%) Node.js
17 317 (17.71%) MySQL
18 292 (16.31%) HTML5
19 289 (16.15%) Web Development
20 266 (14.86%) Scrum
20 266 (14.86%) DevOps
21 261 (14.58%) Python
22 258 (14.41%) Linux
23 244 (13.63%) Azure
24 239 (13.35%) Vue.js
25 231 (12.91%) Finance
26 225 (12.57%) TDD
27 222 (12.40%) Web Services
28 210 (11.73%) 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 90 (5.03%) CMS
2 89 (4.97%) WordPress
3 54 (3.02%) JBoss
4 51 (2.85%) Apache
5 40 (2.23%) SharePoint
6 33 (1.84%) Drupal
7 28 (1.56%) Apache Solr
8 27 (1.51%) Confluence
9 24 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
9 24 (1.34%) IIS
10 21 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
11 17 (0.95%) nginx
12 16 (0.89%) Apache Spark
12 16 (0.89%) Umbraco
13 15 (0.84%) EPiServer
14 14 (0.78%) Tomcat
15 10 (0.56%) OpenStack
16 7 (0.39%) Ethereum
16 7 (0.39%) Joomla!
16 7 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.56%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.45%) Sketch
4 7 (0.39%) Figma
5 5 (0.28%) InVision
6 3 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.17%) Adobe XD
6 3 (0.17%) Zeplin
7 2 (0.11%) Marvel
8 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 60 (3.35%) Magento
2 12 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.22%) Shopify
4 1 (0.056%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 244 (13.63%) Azure
2 151 (8.44%) AWS
3 56 (3.13%) SaaS
4 42 (2.35%) npm
5 38 (2.12%) GCP
6 30 (1.68%) Office 365
7 26 (1.45%) GitHub
8 25 (1.40%) Serverless
9 20 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
10 16 (0.89%) NuGet
11 15 (0.84%) Azure Stack
11 15 (0.84%) OneDrive
12 14 (0.78%) Azure Functions
13 10 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
14 8 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
15 7 (0.39%) CloudFront
15 7 (0.39%) PaaS
15 7 (0.39%) Yarn
16 6 (0.34%) Power Platform
17 5 (0.28%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.23%) Internet
2 26 (1.45%) Extranet
3 20 (1.12%) HTTP
3 20 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 15 (0.84%) NetScaler
4 15 (0.84%) Skype
5 11 (0.61%) DHCP
5 11 (0.61%) DNS
6 10 (0.56%) SSL
7 9 (0.50%) Firewall
7 9 (0.50%) HTTPS
7 9 (0.50%) Intranet
8 8 (0.45%) SSH
9 5 (0.28%) DSL
9 5 (0.28%) Network Security
9 5 (0.28%) WAN
10 4 (0.22%) DAB
11 2 (0.11%) IPsec
11 2 (0.11%) VLAN
11 2 (0.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 317 (17.71%) MySQL
3 150 (8.38%) MongoDB
4 81 (4.53%) NoSQL
5 69 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 55 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
7 49 (2.74%) Big Data
8 41 (2.29%) Hadoop
9 36 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (1.51%) GIS
11 24 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (1.06%) RDBMS
12 19 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (1.01%) MariaDB
14 17 (0.95%) Redis
15 15 (0.84%) Geospatial Data
15 15 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
17 13 (0.73%) MS Access
17 13 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 338 (18.88%) Git (software)
2 125 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 95 (5.31%) JIRA
4 73 (4.08%) Selenium
5 62 (3.46%) Subversion
5 62 (3.46%) Visual Studio
6 61 (3.41%) webpack
7 55 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 53 (2.96%) Cucumber
9 43 (2.40%) gulp
10 37 (2.07%) Maven
11 34 (1.90%) Eclipse
12 33 (1.84%) JUnit
13 26 (1.45%) TeamCity
14 23 (1.28%) Grunt
15 22 (1.23%) Bitbucket
16 20 (1.12%) GitLab
17 18 (1.01%) Jasmine
18 16 (0.89%) git-flow
18 16 (0.89%) NUnit
General
1 231 (12.91%) Finance
2 162 (9.05%) Marketing
3 127 (7.09%) Public Sector
4 121 (6.76%) Manufacturing
5 120 (6.70%) Retail
6 108 (6.03%) Telecoms
7 103 (5.75%) Electronics
8 19 (1.06%) Banking
8 19 (1.06%) Law
9 17 (0.95%) Games
10 13 (0.73%) Advertising
11 12 (0.67%) Legal
12 9 (0.50%) Military
13 8 (0.45%) Automotive
14 5 (0.28%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.28%) Avionics
15 4 (0.22%) Local Government
16 3 (0.17%) Billing
16 3 (0.17%) Fire and Rescue
16 3 (0.17%) Police
Job Titles
1 1,355 (75.70%) Developer
2 305 (17.04%) Software Developer
3 274 (15.31%) .NET Developer
4 236 (13.18%) Senior Developer
5 228 (12.74%) Full Stack Developer
6 209 (11.68%) C# Developer
7 197 (11.01%) PHP Developer
8 173 (9.66%) JavaScript Developer
9 154 (8.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 150 (8.38%) Software Engineer
11 146 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
12 110 (6.15%) Web Developer
13 94 (5.25%) Java Developer
14 93 (5.20%) Junior
15 81 (4.53%) C# Software Developer
16 80 (4.47%) Junior Developer
17 78 (4.36%) .NET Software Developer
18 65 (3.63%) Angular Developer
19 58 (3.24%) React Developer
20 53 (2.96%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 864 (48.27%) HTML
2 820 (45.81%) CSS
3 644 (35.98%) .NET
4 552 (30.84%) AngularJS
5 458 (25.59%) React
6 374 (20.89%) ASP.NET
7 361 (20.17%) jQuery
8 326 (18.21%) Node.js
9 292 (16.31%) HTML5
10 239 (13.35%) Vue.js
11 222 (12.40%) Web Services
12 173 (9.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 168 (9.39%) REST
14 167 (9.33%) .NET Framework
15 162 (9.05%) CSS3
16 143 (7.99%) Sass
17 133 (7.43%) Laravel
18 117 (6.54%) RESTful
19 116 (6.48%) XML
20 112 (6.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 127 (7.09%) User Experience
2 108 (6.03%) Greenfield Project
3 90 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (3.91%) Mobile App
5 52 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
6 26 (1.45%) EPoS
6 26 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
7 25 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (1.34%) NHS
9 21 (1.17%) BBC
10 17 (0.95%) Cyberthreat
11 13 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (0.73%) Management Information System
12 12 (0.67%) Robotics
13 11 (0.61%) Public Cloud
13 11 (0.61%) Renewable Energy
14 9 (0.50%) Tandem
15 8 (0.45%) Driving Licence
15 8 (0.45%) RIA
15 8 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 258 (14.41%) Linux
2 101 (5.64%) Unix
3 74 (4.13%) Windows
4 55 (3.07%) Android
5 50 (2.79%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.17%) Mac OS
7 14 (0.78%) CentOS
8 13 (0.73%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.50%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.45%) Debian
11 6 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.22%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.17%) zOS
14 2 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 843 (47.09%) Agile Software Development
2 458 (25.59%) MVC
3 327 (18.27%) Software Engineering
4 289 (16.15%) Web Development
5 266 (14.86%) DevOps
5 266 (14.86%) Scrum
6 225 (12.57%) TDD
7 210 (11.73%) Front End Development
8 201 (11.23%) OO
9 190 (10.61%) Test Automation
10 160 (8.94%) Problem-Solving
11 158 (8.83%) Continuous Integration
12 137 (7.65%) SDLC
13 120 (6.70%) Digital Marketing
14 118 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
14 118 (6.59%) Unit Testing
15 101 (5.64%) E-Commerce
16 100 (5.59%) Mentoring
17 96 (5.36%) OOP
17 96 (5.36%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 759 (42.40%) C#
2 453 (25.31%) SQL
3 413 (23.07%) Java
4 408 (22.79%) PHP
5 261 (14.58%) Python
6 181 (10.11%) TypeScript
7 169 (9.44%) C++
8 78 (4.36%) VB.NET
9 61 (3.41%) ES6
9 61 (3.41%) Ruby
10 60 (3.35%) C
11 59 (3.30%) Bash Shell
12 39 (2.18%) T-SQL
13 31 (1.73%) PowerShell
14 29 (1.62%) Go
15 28 (1.56%) Apple Swift
16 24 (1.34%) Java 8
16 24 (1.34%) PHP 7
17 22 (1.23%) Objective-C
17 22 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 173 (9.66%) Security Cleared
2 153 (8.55%) Degree
3 92 (5.14%) DV Cleared
4 89 (4.97%) SC Cleared
5 30 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (0.95%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.61%) CCA
7 11 (0.61%) MCP
7 11 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (0.61%) RHCE
8 8 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.39%) CCNA
9 7 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.28%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (0.28%) ISEB
11 4 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.22%) MCSD
12 3 (0.17%) MCAD
13 2 (0.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.056%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.63%) QA
2 15 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 11 (0.61%) GDPR
4 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.22%) WAI
5 4 (0.22%) WCAG
6 3 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.17%) Def Stans
6 3 (0.17%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.056%) HL7
7 1 (0.056%) PMO
System Software
1 186 (10.39%) Docker
2 32 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 15 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
4 15 (0.84%) XenApp
5 12 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (0.50%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.28%) Varnish
8 4 (0.22%) HDFS
8 4 (0.22%) vSphere
9 2 (0.11%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.056%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 70 (3.91%) Kubernetes
2 46 (2.57%) Ansible
3 20 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 15 (0.84%) SCOM
4 15 (0.84%) SCOrch
4 15 (0.84%) Terraform
5 12 (0.67%) cPanel
6 10 (0.56%) SCCM
7 8 (0.45%) AirWatch
7 8 (0.45%) Cloudify
7 8 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (0.45%) Plesk
8 6 (0.34%) logstash
8 6 (0.34%) Packer
9 5 (0.28%) Kibana
9 5 (0.28%) Puppet
9 5 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 189 (10.56%) Microsoft
2 146 (8.16%) Oracle
3 113 (6.31%) SAP
4 58 (3.24%) Atlassian
5 44 (2.46%) Google
6 33 (1.84%) Adobe
7 21 (1.17%) Sitecore
8 17 (0.95%) IBM
9 15 (0.84%) Sage
9 15 (0.84%) Splunk
9 15 (0.84%) Zend
10 13 (0.73%) VMware
11 10 (0.56%) DevExpress
11 10 (0.56%) Sencha
11 10 (0.56%) Xamarin
12 9 (0.50%) Cisco
12 9 (0.50%) Citrix
12 9 (0.50%) HP
12 9 (0.50%) Mapbox
13 8 (0.45%) Red Hat