Period
to 31 March 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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > South West
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,688 2,096 2,161
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 21.61% 20.93% 20.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.98% 35.71% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,564 1,945 2,049
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +3.13%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £59,800
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 4,445 5,870 6,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 56.89% 58.63% 58.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3,701 4,800 5,179
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £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 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 31 March 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 31 March 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 0 540 £45,000 - 74
Dorset +1 341 £40,000 +6.67% 25
Gloucestershire +10 303 £50,000 +6.38% 68
Wiltshire +2 171 £49,000 +20.99% 41
Somerset +1 171 £50,000 +25.00% 53
Devon -3 132 £40,000 -5.88% 37
Cornwall -2 23 £35,000 +7.69% 4
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 822 (48.70%) HTML
2 814 (48.22%) Agile Software Development
3 746 (44.19%) CSS
4 686 (40.64%) C#
5 607 (35.96%) .NET
6 561 (33.23%) AngularJS
7 463 (27.43%) MVC
8 460 (27.25%) React
9 411 (24.35%) PHP
10 410 (24.29%) SQL
11 399 (23.64%) Java
12 364 (21.56%) jQuery
13 357 (21.15%) Node.js
14 333 (19.73%) Software Engineering
15 332 (19.67%) ASP.NET
16 321 (19.02%) Git (software)
17 311 (18.42%) MySQL
18 301 (17.83%) SQL Server
19 272 (16.11%) Linux
19 272 (16.11%) Web Development
20 263 (15.58%) HTML5
20 263 (15.58%) Vue.js
21 253 (14.99%) Scrum
22 246 (14.57%) Python
23 244 (14.45%) DevOps
24 242 (14.34%) Web Services
25 241 (14.28%) Azure
26 238 (14.10%) TDD
27 232 (13.74%) Front End Development
28 209 (12.38%) Docker

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 92 (5.45%) CMS
2 89 (5.27%) WordPress
3 61 (3.61%) Apache
4 36 (2.13%) JBoss
5 34 (2.01%) SharePoint
6 28 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (1.54%) nginx
8 24 (1.42%) Drupal
9 23 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
10 22 (1.30%) Confluence
11 19 (1.13%) Apache Solr
12 18 (1.07%) Tomcat
12 18 (1.07%) Umbraco
13 16 (0.95%) EPiServer
14 15 (0.89%) OpenStack
14 15 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (0.71%) IIS
16 6 (0.36%) Ethereum
16 6 (0.36%) Joomla!
16 6 (0.36%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 11 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.41%) Figma
3 5 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.24%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.24%) Sketch
5 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.059%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.059%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.059%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.059%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.059%) Marvel
6 1 (0.059%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 57 (3.38%) Magento
2 11 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.18%) Shopify
5 2 (0.12%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.059%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 241 (14.28%) Azure
2 196 (11.61%) AWS
3 63 (3.73%) SaaS
4 39 (2.31%) GCP
5 32 (1.90%) npm
6 29 (1.72%) GitHub
7 21 (1.24%) Serverless
8 19 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (0.89%) Office 365
10 10 (0.59%) NuGet
11 9 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
12 8 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
12 8 (0.47%) OneDrive
12 8 (0.47%) PaaS
13 7 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.41%) CloudFront
13 7 (0.41%) Slack
14 6 (0.36%) Azure Functions
14 6 (0.36%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 51 (3.02%) Internet
2 21 (1.24%) HTTP
3 15 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.83%) Extranet
5 8 (0.47%) Network Security
5 8 (0.47%) SSH
6 7 (0.41%) Skype
7 6 (0.36%) MQTT
7 6 (0.36%) NetScaler
7 6 (0.36%) SSL
8 5 (0.30%) Bluetooth
8 5 (0.30%) DSL
9 4 (0.24%) DHCP
9 4 (0.24%) DNS
9 4 (0.24%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.24%) Intranet
10 3 (0.18%) VLAN
11 2 (0.12%) RIP
11 2 (0.12%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.059%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (18.42%) MySQL
2 301 (17.83%) SQL Server
3 142 (8.41%) MongoDB
4 71 (4.21%) NoSQL
5 58 (3.44%) Relational Database
6 53 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
7 49 (2.90%) Big Data
8 40 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (2.31%) Hadoop
10 30 (1.78%) Redis
11 28 (1.66%) GIS
12 19 (1.13%) SQL Server 2016
13 18 (1.07%) MariaDB
14 16 (0.95%) RDBMS
14 16 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 12 (0.71%) Blockchain
18 10 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 8 (0.47%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 321 (19.02%) Git (software)
2 115 (6.81%) Jenkins
3 88 (5.21%) Selenium
4 82 (4.86%) JIRA
5 69 (4.09%) webpack
6 66 (3.91%) Cucumber
7 62 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 57 (3.38%) Visual Studio
9 51 (3.02%) gulp
10 47 (2.78%) Subversion
11 38 (2.25%) Grunt
12 32 (1.90%) JUnit
13 27 (1.60%) Maven
14 22 (1.30%) Eclipse
15 21 (1.24%) SpecFlow
16 20 (1.18%) TeamCity
17 19 (1.13%) NUnit
17 19 (1.13%) Protractor
18 18 (1.07%) Babel
19 16 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 190 (11.26%) Finance
2 129 (7.64%) Marketing
3 85 (5.04%) Retail
4 82 (4.86%) Manufacturing
5 77 (4.56%) Electronics
5 77 (4.56%) Public Sector
6 75 (4.44%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.24%) Law
8 19 (1.13%) Advertising
9 15 (0.89%) Games
10 13 (0.77%) Aerospace
10 13 (0.77%) Automotive
10 13 (0.77%) Legal
11 11 (0.65%) Military
12 8 (0.47%) Back Office
13 7 (0.41%) Billing
14 5 (0.30%) Avionics
15 4 (0.24%) German Language
15 4 (0.24%) Publishing
16 2 (0.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1,290 (76.42%) Developer
2 285 (16.88%) Software Developer
3 261 (15.46%) .NET Developer
4 212 (12.56%) Senior Developer
5 194 (11.49%) Full Stack Developer
6 191 (11.32%) C# Developer
7 183 (10.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 171 (10.13%) JavaScript Developer
9 167 (9.89%) PHP Developer
10 154 (9.12%) Software Engineer
11 127 (7.52%) C# .NET Developer
12 123 (7.29%) Web Developer
13 89 (5.27%) Java Developer
14 78 (4.62%) .NET Software Developer
15 77 (4.56%) C# Software Developer
16 72 (4.27%) Junior
17 68 (4.03%) Junior Developer
18 62 (3.67%) Angular Developer
19 51 (3.02%) Senior .NET Developer
20 45 (2.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 822 (48.70%) HTML
2 746 (44.19%) CSS
3 607 (35.96%) .NET
4 561 (33.23%) AngularJS
5 460 (27.25%) React
6 364 (21.56%) jQuery
7 357 (21.15%) Node.js
8 332 (19.67%) ASP.NET
9 263 (15.58%) HTML5
9 263 (15.58%) Vue.js
10 242 (14.34%) Web Services
11 173 (10.25%) .NET Framework
12 165 (9.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 164 (9.72%) REST
14 148 (8.77%) RESTful
15 134 (7.94%) Laravel
16 131 (7.76%) CSS3
17 130 (7.70%) Sass
18 111 (6.58%) .NET Core
19 107 (6.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 131 (7.76%) User Experience
2 118 (6.99%) Greenfield Project
3 88 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (2.73%) Mobile App
5 40 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
6 25 (1.48%) NHS
7 23 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
8 21 (1.24%) BBC
9 17 (1.01%) Reinsurance
10 15 (0.89%) Management Information System
11 14 (0.83%) EPoS
12 13 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (0.71%) Algorithms
14 11 (0.65%) W3C
15 10 (0.59%) Cyberthreat
15 10 (0.59%) Data Structures
16 9 (0.53%) Driving Licence
16 9 (0.53%) Public Cloud
16 9 (0.53%) Virtual Team
17 7 (0.41%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 272 (16.11%) Linux
2 92 (5.45%) Unix
3 78 (4.62%) Windows
4 63 (3.73%) Android
5 49 (2.90%) Apple iOS
6 25 (1.48%) Ubuntu
7 19 (1.13%) Debian
8 16 (0.95%) CentOS
9 11 (0.65%) Mac OS
10 8 (0.47%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.059%) AIX
12 1 (0.059%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 814 (48.22%) Agile Software Development
2 463 (27.43%) MVC
3 333 (19.73%) Software Engineering
4 272 (16.11%) Web Development
5 253 (14.99%) Scrum
6 244 (14.45%) DevOps
7 238 (14.10%) TDD
8 232 (13.74%) Front End Development
9 205 (12.14%) OO
10 199 (11.79%) Test Automation
11 174 (10.31%) Problem-Solving
12 151 (8.95%) Continuous Integration
13 119 (7.05%) E-Commerce
14 113 (6.69%) OOP
15 104 (6.16%) Unit Testing
16 102 (6.04%) Mentoring
17 100 (5.92%) SDLC
18 87 (5.15%) Software Testing
19 86 (5.09%) Microservices
20 84 (4.98%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 686 (40.64%) C#
2 411 (24.35%) PHP
3 410 (24.29%) SQL
4 399 (23.64%) Java
5 246 (14.57%) Python
6 176 (10.43%) TypeScript
7 150 (8.89%) C++
8 117 (6.93%) Ruby
9 66 (3.91%) C
9 66 (3.91%) ES6
10 56 (3.32%) VB.NET
11 52 (3.08%) Bash Shell
11 52 (3.08%) Go
12 43 (2.55%) T-SQL
13 35 (2.07%) PHP 7
14 29 (1.72%) PowerShell
15 28 (1.66%) Objective-C
16 26 (1.54%) Apple Swift
17 18 (1.07%) Java 8
18 15 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 141 (8.35%) Degree
2 135 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 74 (4.38%) DV Cleared
4 62 (3.67%) SC Cleared
5 27 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (1.13%) ISTQB
7 15 (0.89%) ISEB
8 10 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.24%) HND
10 4 (0.24%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.18%) CCA
11 3 (0.18%) MCAD
11 3 (0.18%) MCP
11 3 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.18%) RHCE
12 2 (0.12%) MCSD
12 2 (0.12%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.059%) CCNA
13 1 (0.059%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.27%) QA
2 10 (0.59%) GDPR
3 6 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.24%) WAI
5 4 (0.24%) WCAG
6 1 (0.059%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.059%) HL7
6 1 (0.059%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.059%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.059%) PMO
System Software
1 209 (12.38%) Docker
2 16 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.59%) Firmware
5 6 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (0.36%) vSphere
5 6 (0.36%) XenApp
6 5 (0.30%) Varnish
7 4 (0.24%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.18%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.18%) Xen
9 2 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.059%) Ceph
10 1 (0.059%) HDFS
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 73 (4.32%) Kubernetes
2 62 (3.67%) Ansible
3 24 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (1.24%) Terraform
5 14 (0.83%) cPanel
6 10 (0.59%) Cloudify
6 10 (0.59%) logstash
6 10 (0.59%) Packer
6 10 (0.59%) Plesk
7 7 (0.41%) Puppet
8 6 (0.36%) Kibana
8 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (0.36%) SCOM
8 6 (0.36%) SCOrch
9 5 (0.30%) SCCM
10 4 (0.24%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.12%) HP ALM
11 2 (0.12%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 195 (11.55%) Microsoft
2 154 (9.12%) Oracle
3 85 (5.04%) SAP
4 59 (3.50%) Atlassian
5 48 (2.84%) Google
6 24 (1.42%) Sitecore
7 20 (1.18%) Sage
8 17 (1.01%) Adobe
9 15 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (0.83%) VMware
11 13 (0.77%) IBM
11 13 (0.77%) Zend
12 11 (0.65%) Xamarin
13 10 (0.59%) Sencha
14 9 (0.53%) HP
14 9 (0.53%) Mapbox
15 7 (0.41%) Apple
15 7 (0.41%) Symantec
15 7 (0.41%) Veritas
16 6 (0.36%) Splunk