Period
to 5 March 2021

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 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,383 1,749 2,125
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 24.54% 21.44% 20.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.51% 37.39% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,502 1,632 1,984
Median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £41,029
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +9.68% -0.23%
10th Percentile £31,525 £29,170 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 3,332 4,678 6,009
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 59.12% 57.34% 59.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,646 3,930 4,980
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 5 March 2021.

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 5 March 2021. 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 0 546 £47,500 +5.56% 127
Dorset 0 213 £45,000 +12.50% 36
Wiltshire +7 178 £52,000 +9.47% 28
Devon +2 135 £37,500 -6.25% 32
Gloucestershire -10 133 £49,500 +2.59% 45
Somerset 0 109 £45,000 -5.26% 32
Cornwall -3 21 £40,000 +14.29% 6
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2021, 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.

1 721 (52.13%) HTML
2 687 (49.67%) CSS
3 615 (44.47%) Agile Software Development
4 429 (31.02%) C#
5 388 (28.05%) AngularJS
6 381 (27.55%) SQL
7 375 (27.11%) React
8 364 (26.32%) Java
9 348 (25.16%) .NET
10 335 (24.22%) Azure
11 331 (23.93%) PHP
12 316 (22.85%) Git (software)
13 307 (22.20%) MVC
13 307 (22.20%) TypeScript
14 283 (20.46%) Node.js
15 270 (19.52%) Scrum
16 267 (19.31%) MySQL
17 253 (18.29%) Front End Development
18 250 (18.08%) AWS
19 239 (17.28%) DevOps
20 238 (17.21%) Docker
21 236 (17.06%) Vue.js
22 230 (16.63%) Python
23 195 (14.10%) Software Engineering
23 195 (14.10%) HTML5
24 191 (13.81%) SQL Server
25 186 (13.45%) Web Development
26 178 (12.87%) Microservices
27 167 (12.08%) .NET Core
28 164 (11.86%) Oracle

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 71 (5.13%) CMS
2 60 (4.34%) Elasticsearch
3 48 (3.47%) WordPress
4 44 (3.18%) Apache
5 28 (2.02%) Umbraco
6 25 (1.81%) nginx
7 23 (1.66%) IIS
8 22 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
9 21 (1.52%) EPiServer
10 16 (1.16%) Apache Spark
10 16 (1.16%) JBoss
10 16 (1.16%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.08%) Kentico
12 9 (0.65%) Confluence
12 9 (0.65%) NServiceBus
13 8 (0.58%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.43%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.43%) Sitefinity
15 5 (0.36%) ArcGIS
15 5 (0.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (1.23%) Zeplin
2 7 (0.51%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.22%) Adobe XD
4 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.14%) InDesign
5 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.072%) Figma
6 1 (0.072%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.072%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 39 (2.82%) Magento
2 7 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.36%) nopCommerce
3 5 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.29%) Shopify
5 3 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.22%) Maximo
6 2 (0.14%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 1 (0.072%) Odoo
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.072%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.072%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.072%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 335 (24.22%) Azure
2 250 (18.08%) AWS
3 157 (11.35%) SaaS
4 84 (6.07%) GCP
5 27 (1.95%) npm
6 26 (1.88%) GitHub
7 23 (1.66%) PaaS
8 18 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (1.23%) IaaS
10 15 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (1.08%) Serverless
11 12 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
11 12 (0.87%) Sauce Labs
12 11 (0.80%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.80%) Amazon SageMaker
12 11 (0.80%) Yarn
13 9 (0.65%) CloudFront
14 8 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
15 7 (0.51%) Asana
15 7 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.53%) Internet
2 14 (1.01%) HTTP
3 11 (0.80%) Network Security
4 8 (0.58%) Bluetooth
5 7 (0.51%) SSL
6 6 (0.43%) Wireless
7 4 (0.29%) DNS
7 4 (0.29%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.22%) SMS
8 3 (0.22%) SMTP
8 3 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.14%) Firewall
9 2 (0.14%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.072%) AMQP
10 1 (0.072%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.072%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.072%) IPsec
10 1 (0.072%) MQTT
10 1 (0.072%) VoIP
10 1 (0.072%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (19.31%) MySQL
2 191 (13.81%) SQL Server
3 156 (11.28%) MongoDB
4 115 (8.32%) PostgreSQL
5 92 (6.65%) NoSQL
6 84 (6.07%) Relational Database
7 38 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 22 (1.59%) Big Data
9 21 (1.52%) GIS
10 20 (1.45%) Oracle Database
11 17 (1.23%) Hadoop
12 16 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (1.01%) Apache Hive
13 14 (1.01%) Redis
14 13 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
17 8 (0.58%) Couchbase
18 6 (0.43%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 316 (22.85%) Git (software)
2 131 (9.47%) Jenkins
3 64 (4.63%) Selenium
4 58 (4.19%) Cucumber
5 57 (4.12%) Maven
6 46 (3.33%) JIRA
7 38 (2.75%) webpack
8 37 (2.68%) gulp
9 35 (2.53%) Ant
10 34 (2.46%) Grunt
11 29 (2.10%) JUnit
11 29 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (1.59%) Visual Studio
13 20 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
13 20 (1.45%) SoapUI
14 19 (1.37%) Mockito
15 18 (1.30%) Eclipse
16 17 (1.23%) Flyway
17 15 (1.08%) Gradle
17 15 (1.08%) JMeter
General
1 138 (9.98%) Public Sector
2 136 (9.83%) Finance
3 98 (7.09%) Marketing
4 65 (4.70%) Manufacturing
5 54 (3.90%) Electronics
6 52 (3.76%) Telecoms
7 40 (2.89%) Retail
8 27 (1.95%) Games
9 14 (1.01%) Police
10 13 (0.94%) Publishing
11 11 (0.80%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.51%) Law
13 6 (0.43%) Local Government
14 4 (0.29%) Automotive
14 4 (0.29%) Legal
15 3 (0.22%) Advertising
15 3 (0.22%) Back Office
16 2 (0.14%) Banking
16 2 (0.14%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,133 (81.92%) Developer
2 270 (19.52%) Senior Developer
3 192 (13.88%) PHP Developer
4 188 (13.59%) JavaScript Developer
5 181 (13.09%) Software Developer
6 179 (12.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 162 (11.71%) .NET Developer
8 148 (10.70%) Java Developer
9 130 (9.40%) Full Stack Developer
10 102 (7.38%) C# Developer
11 97 (7.01%) React Developer
12 91 (6.58%) Software Engineer
13 75 (5.42%) Angular Developer
14 74 (5.35%) C# .NET Developer
15 69 (4.99%) Lead Developer
16 57 (4.12%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 52 (3.76%) Web Developer
18 50 (3.62%) Senior .NET Developer
19 46 (3.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
20 44 (3.18%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 721 (52.13%) HTML
2 687 (49.67%) CSS
3 388 (28.05%) AngularJS
4 375 (27.11%) React
5 348 (25.16%) .NET
6 283 (20.46%) Node.js
7 236 (17.06%) Vue.js
8 195 (14.10%) HTML5
9 167 (12.08%) .NET Core
10 164 (11.86%) ASP.NET
11 163 (11.79%) RESTful
12 138 (9.98%) Spring
13 137 (9.91%) Sass
14 133 (9.62%) jQuery
15 125 (9.04%) CSS3
16 119 (8.60%) Laravel
17 110 (7.95%) REST
18 107 (7.74%) Web Services
19 94 (6.80%) .NET Framework
19 94 (6.80%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 153 (11.06%) User Experience
2 94 (6.80%) Greenfield Project
3 73 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (5.06%) Mobile App
5 40 (2.89%) Data Structures
6 30 (2.17%) N-Tier
7 29 (2.10%) Public Cloud
8 28 (2.02%) Algorithms
8 28 (2.02%) Data Centre
9 24 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
10 20 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
11 14 (1.01%) Driving Licence
12 9 (0.65%) Smartphone
13 8 (0.58%) Virtual Team
14 7 (0.51%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
14 7 (0.51%) Mainframe
14 7 (0.51%) NHS
14 7 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 128 (9.26%) Linux
2 44 (3.18%) Windows
3 29 (2.10%) Android
4 27 (1.95%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.16%) Ubuntu
6 15 (1.08%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.36%) Debian
7 5 (0.36%) Unix
7 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.072%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.072%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 615 (44.47%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (22.20%) MVC
3 270 (19.52%) Scrum
4 253 (18.29%) Front End Development
5 239 (17.28%) DevOps
6 195 (14.10%) Software Engineering
7 186 (13.45%) Web Development
8 178 (12.87%) Microservices
9 144 (10.41%) TDD
10 140 (10.12%) Mentoring
11 128 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
12 117 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
12 117 (8.46%) E-Commerce
13 105 (7.59%) OO
14 86 (6.22%) Computer Science
15 77 (5.57%) Test Automation
16 76 (5.50%) OOP
17 70 (5.06%) Fintech
18 64 (4.63%) BDD
18 64 (4.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 429 (31.02%) C#
2 381 (27.55%) SQL
3 364 (26.32%) Java
4 331 (23.93%) PHP
5 307 (22.20%) TypeScript
6 230 (16.63%) Python
7 70 (5.06%) ES6
8 55 (3.98%) Java 8
9 54 (3.90%) Go
10 52 (3.76%) C++
11 34 (2.46%) Bash Shell
12 33 (2.39%) C
13 23 (1.66%) T-SQL
14 21 (1.52%) PL/SQL
15 16 (1.16%) VB
16 15 (1.08%) PHP 7
17 14 (1.01%) VB.NET
18 12 (0.87%) Apple Swift
18 12 (0.87%) Objective-C
19 11 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 127 (9.18%) Degree
2 126 (9.11%) Security Cleared
3 98 (7.09%) SC Cleared
4 56 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 32 (2.31%) Master's Degree
6 30 (2.17%) DV Cleared
7 15 (1.08%) ISTQB
8 14 (1.01%) HNC
9 12 (0.87%) ISEB
9 12 (0.87%) ISEB Practitioner
10 11 (0.80%) CIW
10 11 (0.80%) OCA
10 11 (0.80%) OCP
10 11 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.29%) HND
12 3 (0.22%) MCPD
12 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.14%) CEH
14 1 (0.072%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.75%) QA
2 4 (0.29%) GDPR
2 4 (0.29%) WAI
3 2 (0.14%) NCSC
3 2 (0.14%) PMO
3 2 (0.14%) SLA
3 2 (0.14%) WCAG
4 1 (0.072%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 238 (17.21%) Docker
2 12 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.36%) vSphere
4 4 (0.29%) Ceph
4 4 (0.29%) Xen
5 2 (0.14%) Firmware
6 1 (0.072%) Snort
Systems Management
1 160 (11.57%) Kubernetes
2 28 (2.02%) Terraform
3 18 (1.30%) Ansible
4 7 (0.51%) Puppet
5 4 (0.29%) Nagios
5 4 (0.29%) Proxmox
6 3 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.14%) Packer
7 2 (0.14%) Rancher
7 2 (0.14%) vRealize
8 1 (0.072%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.072%) Grafana
8 1 (0.072%) Graylog
8 1 (0.072%) Kibana
8 1 (0.072%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.072%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.072%) Suricata
Vendors
1 164 (11.86%) Oracle
2 104 (7.52%) Microsoft
3 53 (3.83%) SAP
4 42 (3.04%) Google
5 28 (2.02%) PagerDuty
6 26 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
7 23 (1.66%) Adobe
8 22 (1.59%) Sitecore
9 17 (1.23%) Xamarin
10 13 (0.94%) VMware
10 13 (0.94%) Zend
11 10 (0.72%) WooCommerce
12 7 (0.51%) Apple
12 7 (0.51%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.51%) Pega
13 6 (0.43%) DevExpress
14 5 (0.36%) Intel
15 4 (0.29%) SolarWinds
15 4 (0.29%) Sybase
16 3 (0.22%) Dell