Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Babel JavaScript Compiler
UK
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 959 1084 1285
Rank change year-on-year +125 +201 -
Permanent jobs citing Babel 231 125 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.068% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.64% 0.36% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 197 107 13
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £40,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -

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 36303 34842 37957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.26% 18.95% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 29646 29981 32320
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Babel in the UK

Babel
Top 13 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 18 December 2017. 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 +132 220 £60,000 - 30
London +68 164 £62,500 +4.17% 17
UK excluding London +70 62 £50,000 +17.65% 13
South East +62 26 £50,000 +25.00% 8
North of England +19 15 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Midlands +31 10 £50,000 +42.86%
Yorkshire +24 8 £53,750 +34.38% 2
West Midlands +22 8 - -
North West -10 7 £50,000 -
Scotland -20 6 £38,000 -
South West +21 4 £37,500 -37.50% 2
East Midlands +10 2 £50,000 -16.67%
East of England - 1 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT jobs citing Babel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Babel.

1 219 (94.81%) JavaScript
2 180 (77.92%) webpack
3 171 (74.03%) ES6
4 163 (70.56%) CSS
5 147 (63.64%) React
6 141 (61.04%) HTML
7 127 (54.98%) Node.js
8 120 (51.95%) Redux
9 109 (47.19%) HTML5
10 98 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
11 97 (41.99%) AngularJS
12 96 (41.56%) Front End Development
13 89 (38.53%) Git (software)
14 81 (35.06%) Sass
15 76 (32.90%) TDD
16 72 (31.17%) gulp
17 55 (23.81%) CSS3
18 54 (23.38%) Java
19 50 (21.65%) SQL
20 49 (21.21%) Grunt
20 49 (21.21%) Docker
21 47 (20.35%) Enzyme
22 46 (19.91%) OO
23 44 (19.05%) Jasmine
24 39 (16.88%) npm
25 38 (16.45%) Amazon AWS
25 38 (16.45%) NoSQL
26 37 (16.02%) .NET
26 37 (16.02%) RESTful
26 37 (16.02%) Microservices

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 10 (4.33%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (3.46%) CMS
2 8 (3.46%) Ethereum
2 8 (3.46%) nginx
2 8 (3.46%) NServiceBus
3 7 (3.03%) WordPress
4 6 (2.60%) Apache
4 6 (2.60%) Hyperledger
5 4 (1.73%) ExpressionEngine
6 3 (1.30%) Drupal
7 2 (0.87%) Jetty
7 2 (0.87%) Mongoose
8 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.43%) Confluence
8 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (1.73%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.87%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (16.88%) npm
2 38 (16.45%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (5.63%) GitHub
5 8 (3.46%) Yarn
6 7 (3.03%) Slack
7 5 (2.16%) Trello
8 4 (1.73%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (1.73%) Serverless
9 3 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.30%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.30%) Firebase
10 2 (0.87%) Route 53
11 1 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.43%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.23%) HTTP
2 5 (2.16%) Internet
3 1 (0.43%) DSL
3 1 (0.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.45%) NoSQL
2 34 (14.72%) MongoDB
3 32 (13.85%) MySQL
4 27 (11.69%) Redis
5 13 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (5.19%) Couchbase
7 9 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.46%) Blockchain
8 8 (3.46%) SQL Server
9 5 (2.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.30%) Big Data
11 2 (0.87%) HDInsight
12 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.43%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.43%) Qlik Sense
12 1 (0.43%) RethinkDB
12 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 180 (77.92%) webpack
2 89 (38.53%) Git (software)
3 72 (31.17%) gulp
4 49 (21.21%) Grunt
5 44 (19.05%) Jasmine
6 34 (14.72%) Mocha
7 32 (13.85%) Jenkins
8 30 (12.99%) Karma Test Runner
9 16 (6.93%) Selenium
10 15 (6.49%) Sinon.JS
11 11 (4.76%) Cucumber
12 8 (3.46%) Gradle
12 8 (3.46%) Log4Net
12 8 (3.46%) MSBuild
12 8 (3.46%) Subversion
12 8 (3.46%) TeamCity
13 7 (3.03%) Maven
13 7 (3.03%) Mercurial
14 5 (2.16%) Rhino Mocks
14 5 (2.16%) RSpec
General
1 31 (13.42%) Retail
2 23 (9.96%) Finance
3 22 (9.52%) Marketing
4 19 (8.23%) Banking
5 15 (6.49%) Games
6 6 (2.60%) Legal
6 6 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.16%) Advertising
7 5 (2.16%) Electronics
7 5 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.16%) Publishing
8 3 (1.30%) Back Office
8 3 (1.30%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.87%) Front Office
9 2 (0.87%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.43%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 175 (75.76%) Developer
2 72 (31.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 67 (29.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 38 (16.45%) Full Stack Developer
4 38 (16.45%) Senior Developer
5 18 (7.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 18 (7.79%) Web Engineer
6 17 (7.36%) Software Engineer
7 14 (6.06%) .NET Developer
8 13 (5.63%) Applications Developer
9 12 (5.19%) Node.js Developer
10 11 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
10 11 (4.76%) HTML Developer
10 11 (4.76%) JavaScript Engineer
10 11 (4.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 9 (3.90%) Games Developer
12 8 (3.46%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (3.46%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.46%) PHP Developer
12 8 (3.46%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (70.56%) CSS
2 147 (63.64%) React
3 141 (61.04%) HTML
4 127 (54.98%) Node.js
5 120 (51.95%) Redux
6 109 (47.19%) HTML5
7 97 (41.99%) AngularJS
8 81 (35.06%) Sass
9 55 (23.81%) CSS3
10 47 (20.35%) Enzyme
11 37 (16.02%) .NET
11 37 (16.02%) RESTful
12 28 (12.12%) JSON
13 26 (11.26%) Jest
13 26 (11.26%) REST
14 24 (10.39%) Web Services
15 23 (9.96%) Browserify
16 18 (7.79%) DOM
16 18 (7.79%) Vue (Vue.js)
17 16 (6.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.85%) User Experience
2 20 (8.66%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (8.23%) Mobile App
4 12 (5.19%) Social Media
5 8 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.03%) Data Structures
6 7 (3.03%) Fintech
6 7 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (2.60%) Bitcoin
8 5 (2.16%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.16%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.73%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.87%) Animation
10 2 (0.87%) HoloLens
10 2 (0.87%) HTC Vive
10 2 (0.87%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.87%) Oculus Rift
11 1 (0.43%) Online Games
11 1 (0.43%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.39%) Linux
2 15 (6.49%) Windows
3 13 (5.63%) Android
4 11 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.16%) Unix
6 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (41.56%) Front End Development
3 76 (32.90%) TDD
4 46 (19.91%) OO
5 37 (16.02%) Microservices
6 36 (15.58%) BDD
6 36 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (15.15%) Web Development
8 34 (14.72%) Test Automation
9 33 (14.29%) Scrum
10 30 (12.99%) Software Engineering
11 28 (12.12%) DevOps
11 28 (12.12%) Unit Testing
12 25 (10.82%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
13 20 (8.66%) OOP
14 18 (7.79%) E-Commerce
14 18 (7.79%) Kanban
15 17 (7.36%) Digital Marketing
16 16 (6.93%) SOA
17 15 (6.49%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 219 (94.81%) JavaScript
2 171 (74.03%) ES6
3 54 (23.38%) Java
4 50 (21.65%) SQL
5 23 (9.96%) C#
6 15 (6.49%) Python
7 14 (6.06%) PHP
8 13 (5.63%) GraphQL
8 13 (5.63%) Scala
8 13 (5.63%) TypeScript
9 12 (5.19%) ECMAScript
10 11 (4.76%) Ruby
11 8 (3.46%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.46%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.60%) Groovy
12 6 (2.60%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.16%) Go
13 5 (2.16%) Haskell
13 5 (2.16%) Solidity
14 4 (1.73%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 14 (6.06%) Degree
2 4 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.03%) WCAG
2 5 (2.16%) QA
System Software
1 49 (21.21%) Docker
2 2 (0.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.87%) Varnish
3 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (4.33%) Kubernetes
2 9 (3.90%) Mesos
3 5 (2.16%) Ansible
4 3 (1.30%) Terraform
5 1 (0.43%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.43%) Kibana
5 1 (0.43%) Puppet
5 1 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (3.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.16%) SAP
3 3 (1.30%) Apple
3 3 (1.30%) Databricks
4 2 (0.87%) Canon
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle
4 2 (0.87%) Twitter
4 2 (0.87%) Zend
5 1 (0.43%) Facebook
5 1 (0.43%) LexisNexis
5 1 (0.43%) ServiceNow