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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 22 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Babel JavaScript Compiler
UK
6 months to
22 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 775 727 740
Rank change year-on-year -48 +13 +92
Permanent jobs citing Babel 476 175 174
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.29% 0.96% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75 83 148
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,750 £43,375
25th Percentile £47,500 £48,125 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £70,625 £71,875 £81,250
90th Percentile £86,500 £84,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +7.32%

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 37,039 18,304 18,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.67% 19.88% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15,681 13,751 14,534
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,897
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Babel
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Babel in the UK

Babel
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Babel.

Salary trend for Babel in the UK

Babel
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Babel over the 6 months to 22 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Babel in the UK

Babel
Top 15 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 22 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -58 396 £55,000 -12.00% 14
Work from Home -46 320 £55,000 - 3
London -90 319 £55,000 -18.22% 11
UK excluding London -136 71 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South West -9 30 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South East -96 13 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Midlands - 12 £40,000 -
North of England -80 11 £70,000 +55.56%
East Midlands - 10 £40,000 -
North West -60 9 £70,000 +9.80%
East of England -73 4 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
Yorkshire -63 1 - -
North East - 1 £62,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, 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.

1 400 (84.03%) React
2 353 (74.16%) webpack
3 352 (73.95%) JavaScript
4 264 (55.46%) CSS
4 264 (55.46%) Agile
5 237 (49.79%) Node.js
6 225 (47.27%) TypeScript
7 221 (46.43%) HTML
8 204 (42.86%) Docker
9 191 (40.13%) Test Automation
10 187 (39.29%) Front End Development
11 175 (36.76%) Git (software)
12 171 (35.92%) Microservices
13 169 (35.50%) Kubernetes
13 169 (35.50%) Redux
14 165 (34.66%) Finance
14 165 (34.66%) PostgreSQL
15 164 (34.45%) React Native
16 162 (34.03%) Java
17 156 (32.77%) HTML5
18 155 (32.56%) Jest
19 154 (32.35%) Software Engineering
20 149 (31.30%) CI/CD
21 148 (31.09%) Sass
22 139 (29.20%) ES6
23 134 (28.15%) GraphQL
24 129 (27.10%) TDD
25 128 (26.89%) AWS
26 125 (26.26%) User Experience
27 123 (25.84%) Kafka

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 41 (8.61%) CMS
2 26 (5.46%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (3.99%) WordPress
4 15 (3.15%) WebLogic
5 13 (2.73%) Confluence
6 11 (2.31%) Apache Airflow
7 8 (1.68%) Apache
7 8 (1.68%) Ethereum
7 8 (1.68%) Headless CMS
8 7 (1.47%) Umbraco
9 6 (1.26%) Drupal
10 5 (1.05%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.21%) EPiServer
Applications
1 21 (4.41%) Adobe XD
2 20 (4.20%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.68%) Sketch
4 7 (1.47%) Chatbot
5 5 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.84%) FileZilla
Cloud Services
1 128 (26.89%) AWS
2 117 (24.58%) npm
3 69 (14.50%) GitHub
4 65 (13.66%) Azure
5 64 (13.45%) GCP
6 59 (12.39%) Serverless
7 33 (6.93%) BrowserStack
8 23 (4.83%) Sauce Labs
9 22 (4.62%) AWS Lambda
10 20 (4.20%) Yarn
11 17 (3.57%) Amazon S3
12 16 (3.36%) Figma
12 16 (3.36%) Firebase
13 15 (3.15%) Slack
14 14 (2.94%) GitHub Actions
15 13 (2.73%) AWS CloudFormation
15 13 (2.73%) Google Data Studio
16 12 (2.52%) CloudFront
17 9 (1.89%) Asana
17 9 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.94%) HTTP
2 4 (0.84%) Firewall
2 4 (0.84%) FTP
3 3 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (34.66%) PostgreSQL
2 117 (24.58%) MySQL
3 101 (21.22%) Amazon Aurora
4 69 (14.50%) MongoDB
5 56 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 51 (10.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 40 (8.40%) Amazon RDS
8 37 (7.77%) Redis
9 29 (6.09%) NoSQL
10 13 (2.73%) BigQuery
11 11 (2.31%) Data Lake
11 11 (2.31%) SQL Server
12 9 (1.89%) MariaDB
13 8 (1.68%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.26%) Spork
15 5 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
16 1 (0.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 353 (74.16%) webpack
2 175 (36.76%) Git (software)
3 120 (25.21%) Jenkins
4 114 (23.95%) Cypress.io
5 56 (11.76%) Selenium
6 42 (8.82%) Grunt
7 38 (7.98%) Postman
8 31 (6.51%) CircleCI
8 31 (6.51%) PostCSS
9 29 (6.09%) GitLab
10 28 (5.88%) ESLint
10 28 (5.88%) JIRA
11 24 (5.04%) Mocha
12 23 (4.83%) Appium
13 21 (4.41%) Gerrit
14 20 (4.20%) gulp
15 17 (3.57%) Storybook
16 16 (3.36%) Travis CI
17 15 (3.15%) Jasmine
17 15 (3.15%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 165 (34.66%) Finance
2 75 (15.76%) Social Skills
3 63 (13.24%) Banking
4 52 (10.92%) Games
5 46 (9.66%) Retail
6 44 (9.24%) Billing
7 21 (4.41%) Marketing
7 21 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 21 (4.41%) Telecoms
7 21 (4.41%) Wearables
8 20 (4.20%) Advertising
8 20 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (3.57%) Automotive
9 17 (3.57%) Public Sector
10 15 (3.15%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 15 (3.15%) Legal
10 15 (3.15%) Publishing
11 14 (2.94%) Organisational Skills
12 7 (1.47%) Military
13 4 (0.84%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 239 (50.21%) Developer
2 157 (32.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 132 (27.73%) Software Engineer
4 105 (22.06%) Senior Developer
5 64 (13.45%) React Developer
6 56 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 55 (11.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 38 (7.98%) QA Engineer
9 33 (6.93%) Senior React Developer
9 33 (6.93%) Web Developer
10 31 (6.51%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 26 (5.46%) JavaScript Engineer
12 25 (5.25%) UI Developer
13 22 (4.62%) Lead Software Engineer
14 21 (4.41%) Senior UI Developer
14 21 (4.41%) Senior Web Developer
15 20 (4.20%) Angular Developer
16 19 (3.99%) C# Software Engineer
16 19 (3.99%) Full Stack Developer
16 19 (3.99%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (84.03%) React
2 264 (55.46%) CSS
3 237 (49.79%) Node.js
4 221 (46.43%) HTML
5 169 (35.50%) Redux
6 164 (34.45%) React Native
7 156 (32.77%) HTML5
8 155 (32.56%) Jest
9 148 (31.09%) Sass
10 134 (28.15%) GraphQL
11 123 (25.84%) Kafka
12 118 (24.79%) CSS3
13 106 (22.27%) REST
14 101 (21.22%) RabbitMQ
15 78 (16.39%) Express
16 69 (14.50%) AngularJS
17 63 (13.24%) Samza
18 62 (13.03%) RESTful
19 58 (12.18%) Enzyme
20 52 (10.92%) JWT
Miscellaneous
1 125 (26.26%) User Experience
2 59 (12.39%) Mobile App
3 44 (9.24%) Credit Risk
4 32 (6.72%) Data Structures
5 30 (6.30%) Virtual Team
6 25 (5.25%) Sports Betting
7 22 (4.62%) Blog
8 19 (3.99%) Animation
9 16 (3.36%) Online Games
10 13 (2.73%) Blockchain
11 12 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
12 10 (2.10%) Cloud Native
13 9 (1.89%) Clustering
14 7 (1.47%) BBC
14 7 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
15 6 (1.26%) Graphic Design
16 4 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
16 4 (0.84%) NHS
16 4 (0.84%) PlayStation
16 4 (0.84%) Satnav
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.93%) Linux
2 24 (5.04%) Windows
3 16 (3.36%) Android
3 16 (3.36%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.84%) Debian
4 4 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (55.46%) Agile
2 191 (40.13%) Test Automation
3 187 (39.29%) Front End Development
4 171 (35.92%) Microservices
5 154 (32.35%) Software Engineering
6 149 (31.30%) CI/CD
7 129 (27.10%) TDD
8 112 (23.53%) DevOps
9 108 (22.69%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
10 100 (21.01%) Full Stack Development
11 85 (17.86%) BDD
12 71 (14.92%) Problem-Solving
13 63 (13.24%) Workflow
14 62 (13.03%) UX Design
15 60 (12.61%) Customer-Centricity
15 60 (12.61%) Scrum
16 59 (12.39%) SOLID
17 58 (12.18%) OOP
18 56 (11.76%) SDLC
19 55 (11.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 352 (73.95%) JavaScript
2 225 (47.27%) TypeScript
3 162 (34.03%) Java
4 139 (29.20%) ES6
5 101 (21.22%) Kotlin
6 85 (17.86%) SQL
7 79 (16.60%) Python
8 57 (11.97%) PHP
9 39 (8.19%) C#
10 37 (7.77%) ES7
11 22 (4.62%) Scala
12 12 (2.52%) C
13 11 (2.31%) Ruby
14 9 (1.89%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.89%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.68%) Go
15 8 (1.68%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.47%) Bash
17 5 (1.05%) Perl
18 3 (0.63%) JSX
Qualifications
1 52 (10.92%) Degree
2 30 (6.30%) SC Cleared
2 30 (6.30%) Security Cleared
3 21 (4.41%) Master's Degree
4 8 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (18.70%) QA
2 69 (14.50%) Accessibility
3 11 (2.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 204 (42.86%) Docker
2 4 (0.84%) iptables
3 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 169 (35.50%) Kubernetes
2 25 (5.25%) Terraform
3 10 (2.10%) Single Sign-On
4 9 (1.89%) Ansible
5 8 (1.68%) Puppet
5 8 (1.68%) Rancher
6 4 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 43 (9.03%) Google
2 30 (6.30%) Adobe
3 22 (4.62%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.89%) Amplitude
5 7 (1.47%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.05%) Marketo
6 5 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.05%) Sencha
6 5 (1.05%) Zend
7 3 (0.63%) Sun
8 2 (0.42%) Sage
8 2 (0.42%) WooCommerce