Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Babel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Babel over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Babel JavaScript Compiler
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 896 931 1079
Rank change year-on-year +35 +148 +229
Permanent jobs citing Babel 250 250 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.080%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.76% 0.70% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 198 224 117
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -15.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £45,000 £36,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £85,000 £80,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year -19.51% +7.89% -

Babel is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 33,006 35,612 34,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.05% 20.49% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26,711 28,920 30,144
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Babel
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Babel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Babel in the UK

Babel
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Babel.

Salary trend for Babel in the UK

Babel
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Babel over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Babel in the UK

Babel
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Babel within the UK over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. 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
England +11 226 £57,500 - 51
London -1 149 £65,000 +8.33% 22
UK excluding London +51 93 £41,250 -19.51% 33
North of England +34 39 £43,750 -20.45% 14
South East +18 31 £45,000 -18.18% 9
North West +22 30 £50,000 -6.98% 10
Scotland +4 10 £34,500 -18.82%
Yorkshire +23 7 £37,500 -31.82% 3
Wales - 6 £42,500 - 3
South West +4 5 £25,000 -33.33% 4
North East - 2 £36,000 - 1
Midlands +18 1 - - 2
East of England +17 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East Midlands -5 1 - -

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Babel 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 with a requirement for Babel.

1 218 (87.20%) JavaScript
2 205 (82.00%) React
3 191 (76.40%) webpack
4 181 (72.40%) CSS
5 172 (68.80%) HTML
6 168 (67.20%) Node.js
7 159 (63.60%) Agile Software Development
8 154 (61.60%) Redux
9 136 (54.40%) AngularJS
10 123 (49.20%) ES6
11 106 (42.40%) REST
12 98 (39.20%) Sass
12 98 (39.20%) gulp
13 91 (36.40%) Git (software)
14 83 (33.20%) HTML5
15 81 (32.40%) Test Automation
16 75 (30.00%) npm
17 73 (29.20%) Front End Development
18 71 (28.40%) Grunt
19 70 (28.00%) Web Development
20 65 (26.00%) CSS3
21 64 (25.60%) Java
22 62 (24.80%) TDD
23 61 (24.40%) Mocha
24 58 (23.20%) User Experience
25 55 (22.00%) .NET
26 54 (21.60%) C#
26 54 (21.60%) TypeScript
26 54 (21.60%) Jest
27 52 (20.80%) DevOps

Babel
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 20 (8.00%) Confluence
2 18 (7.20%) Cloud Foundry
2 18 (7.20%) Mule
2 18 (7.20%) Tomcat
3 17 (6.80%) SharePoint
4 16 (6.40%) WordPress
5 12 (4.80%) CMS
6 10 (4.00%) Apache
7 5 (2.00%) ExpressionEngine
8 4 (1.60%) Drupal
9 3 (1.20%) nginx
10 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.40%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (4.40%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 75 (30.00%) npm
2 43 (17.20%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (12.40%) GitHub
4 19 (7.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (7.20%) IaaS
5 18 (7.20%) PaaS
5 18 (7.20%) Slack
6 15 (6.00%) Yarn
7 12 (4.80%) SaaS
8 10 (4.00%) BrowserStack
9 8 (3.20%) Dynamics 365
9 8 (3.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (3.20%) Office 365
10 5 (2.00%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.20%) Heroku
13 2 (0.80%) Firebase
13 2 (0.80%) NuGet
14 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.40%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.20%) HTTP
2 7 (2.80%) VoIP
3 3 (1.20%) Internet
4 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.80%) MongoDB
2 23 (9.20%) MySQL
3 15 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.80%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.40%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (1.20%) Blockchain
7 3 (1.20%) FileMaker
7 3 (1.20%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.80%) Big Data
8 2 (0.80%) DB2
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.40%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.40%) Mixpanel
9 1 (0.40%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.40%) Redis
Development Applications
1 191 (76.40%) webpack
2 98 (39.20%) gulp
3 91 (36.40%) Git (software)
4 71 (28.40%) Grunt
5 61 (24.40%) Mocha
6 36 (14.40%) Jenkins
7 32 (12.80%) Karma Test Runner
8 26 (10.40%) JIRA
8 26 (10.40%) Protractor
8 26 (10.40%) Selenium
9 25 (10.00%) NUnit
10 22 (8.80%) Jasmine
11 20 (8.00%) Maven
12 19 (7.60%) SonarQube
12 19 (7.60%) Sonatype Nexus
13 18 (7.20%) JUnit
14 17 (6.80%) Moq
15 10 (4.00%) Log4Net
15 10 (4.00%) Subversion
16 9 (3.60%) Bitbucket
General
1 50 (20.00%) Finance
2 48 (19.20%) Banking
3 16 (6.40%) Investment Banking
4 15 (6.00%) Law
5 9 (3.60%) Legal
6 8 (3.20%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.60%) Marketing
8 3 (1.20%) Advertising
8 3 (1.20%) Digital Economy
8 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.20%) Retail
9 2 (0.80%) Back Office
9 2 (0.80%) Games
10 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 189 (75.60%) Developer
2 73 (29.20%) JavaScript Developer
3 55 (22.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 54 (21.60%) Senior Developer
5 45 (18.00%) React Developer
6 24 (9.60%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 24 (9.60%) Web Developer
7 20 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 20 (8.00%) JavaScript Engineer
8 17 (6.80%) PHP Developer
8 17 (6.80%) Senior C# Developer
9 14 (5.60%) Software Engineer
10 13 (5.20%) Full Stack Developer
11 12 (4.80%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 12 (4.80%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 9 (3.60%) Senior React Developer
12 9 (3.60%) Senior Software Engineer
13 8 (3.20%) Java Developer
13 8 (3.20%) Technical Leader
14 7 (2.80%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (82.00%) React
2 181 (72.40%) CSS
3 172 (68.80%) HTML
4 168 (67.20%) Node.js
5 154 (61.60%) Redux
6 136 (54.40%) AngularJS
7 106 (42.40%) REST
8 98 (39.20%) Sass
9 83 (33.20%) HTML5
10 65 (26.00%) CSS3
11 55 (22.00%) .NET
12 54 (21.60%) Jest
13 52 (20.80%) Vue.js
14 50 (20.00%) RESTful
15 49 (19.60%) JSON
16 47 (18.80%) Enzyme
17 45 (18.00%) React Native
18 40 (16.00%) Web Services
19 38 (15.20%) Chai
20 35 (14.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 58 (23.20%) User Experience
2 38 (15.20%) Mobile App
3 19 (7.60%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (6.80%) Online Banking
5 11 (4.40%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.20%) Fintech
6 8 (3.20%) Graphic Design
7 5 (2.00%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.20%) Video Editing
9 2 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.80%) Social Network
9 2 (0.80%) W3C
9 2 (0.80%) Xbox
10 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.40%) Bitcoin
10 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.40%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.40%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.80%) Linux
2 21 (8.40%) Android
2 21 (8.40%) Apple iOS
3 11 (4.40%) Windows
4 3 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (63.60%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (32.40%) Test Automation
3 73 (29.20%) Front End Development
4 70 (28.00%) Web Development
5 62 (24.80%) TDD
6 52 (20.80%) DevOps
7 47 (18.80%) OO
7 47 (18.80%) Problem-Solving
8 40 (16.00%) Software Engineering
9 37 (14.80%) Unit Testing
10 34 (13.60%) Mobile First
11 33 (13.20%) Scrum
12 31 (12.40%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
13 29 (11.60%) BDD
14 27 (10.80%) Performance Testing
15 26 (10.40%) Open Source
16 23 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (8.80%) Kanban
18 21 (8.40%) User Stories
19 20 (8.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 218 (87.20%) JavaScript
2 123 (49.20%) ES6
3 64 (25.60%) Java
4 54 (21.60%) C#
4 54 (21.60%) TypeScript
5 31 (12.40%) PHP
6 24 (9.60%) SQL
7 23 (9.20%) Python
8 22 (8.80%) Java 8
9 17 (6.80%) ES7
10 9 (3.60%) Objective-C
11 7 (2.80%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.00%) C
12 5 (2.00%) ES8
13 3 (1.20%) C++
13 3 (1.20%) F#
14 2 (0.80%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.40%) Clojure
15 1 (0.40%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 13 (5.20%) Degree
2 9 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.20%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.20%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.80%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) WAI
2 2 (0.80%) WCAG
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.80%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.40%) Ansible
3 4 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.60%) Puppet
4 3 (1.20%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (7.60%) AppDynamics
1 19 (7.60%) Splunk
2 12 (4.80%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 9 (3.60%) Adobe
3 9 (3.60%) Google
4 7 (2.80%) Rackspace
5 5 (2.00%) IBM
5 5 (2.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.60%) LexisNexis
7 3 (1.20%) Apple
8 2 (0.80%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.40%) Facebook
9 1 (0.40%) hybris
9 1 (0.40%) Perforce
9 1 (0.40%) Sitecore