Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Backbone.js skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Backbone.js over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Backbone.js
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 499 353 336
Rank change year-on-year -146 -17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Backbone.js 976 1,481 1,994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.86% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% 2.15% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 802 1,319 1,849
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,900
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%

Backbone.js is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72,640 68,996 78,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.98% 40.29% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 61,258 59,041 67,594
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%

Backbone.js
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Backbone.js in the UK

Backbone.js
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Backbone.js in the UK

Backbone.js
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Backbone.js over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Backbone.js in the UK

Backbone.js
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backbone.js within the UK over the 6 months to 23 April 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 -141 945 £50,000 +11.11% 133
UK excluding London -121 552 £45,000 +12.50% 92
London -110 417 £60,000 +9.09% 43
South East -74 201 £45,000 +5.88% 38
North of England -68 129 £40,000 - 26
South West -31 94 £50,000 +25.00% 9
Midlands -77 74 £40,000 +6.67% 12
North West -55 69 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Yorkshire +9 50 £40,000 - 10
West Midlands -57 45 £43,750 +16.67% 6
East Midlands -13 29 £36,500 +0.69% 6
East of England -23 27 £30,000 -33.33% 4
Scotland -46 24 £42,500 +6.25% 2
North East -22 10 £55,000 +66.67% 4
Wales +4 2 £30,500 -20.78% 1
Northern Ireland -2 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing Backbone.js 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 Backbone.js.

1 885 (90.68%) JavaScript
2 814 (83.40%) AngularJS
3 779 (79.82%) CSS
4 727 (74.49%) HTML
5 481 (49.28%) React
6 476 (48.77%) Agile Software Development
7 463 (47.44%) jQuery
8 447 (45.80%) HTML5
9 395 (40.47%) Node.js
10 372 (38.11%) CSS3
11 347 (35.55%) Front End Development
12 341 (34.94%) Git (software)
13 289 (29.61%) C#
14 275 (28.18%) MVC
15 271 (27.77%) Ember.js
16 264 (27.05%) .NET
17 263 (26.95%) User Experience
18 253 (25.92%) Java
19 239 (24.49%) SQL
20 220 (22.54%) MongoDB
21 218 (22.34%) Sass
22 215 (22.03%) TDD
23 208 (21.31%) Software Engineering
24 194 (19.88%) Web Development
25 190 (19.47%) Responsive Web Design
26 179 (18.34%) KnockoutJS
27 173 (17.73%) gulp
28 169 (17.32%) ASP.NET
29 168 (17.21%) REST
30 166 (17.01%) PHP

Backbone.js
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 88 (9.02%) CMS
2 76 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
3 44 (4.51%) EPiServer
4 33 (3.38%) NServiceBus
5 28 (2.87%) Sitecore CMS
6 18 (1.84%) Apache Solr
6 18 (1.84%) SharePoint
7 16 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (1.54%) Apache
9 14 (1.43%) WordPress
10 13 (1.33%) Drupal
11 11 (1.13%) nginx
12 7 (0.72%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.61%) JBoss
14 5 (0.51%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.41%) Umbraco
16 3 (0.31%) Confluence
16 3 (0.31%) SilverStripe
16 3 (0.31%) WebLogic
17 2 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (2.77%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.92%) GIMP
3 5 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 25 (2.56%) Eloqua
2 16 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.13%) Magento
4 7 (0.72%) CiviCRM
5 2 (0.20%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 134 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (12.50%) npm
3 88 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (3.28%) Yarn
5 20 (2.05%) GitHub
6 19 (1.95%) PaaS
7 16 (1.64%) IaaS
7 16 (1.64%) Office 365
8 11 (1.13%) AWS Lambda
8 11 (1.13%) Serverless
9 8 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.61%) Akamai
10 6 (0.61%) CloudFront
10 6 (0.61%) Runscope
10 6 (0.61%) SaaS
11 3 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.71%) HTTP
2 22 (2.25%) Internet
3 8 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (0.72%) AMQP
5 5 (0.51%) Skype
6 4 (0.41%) SMS
7 1 (0.10%) Broadband
7 1 (0.10%) DNS
7 1 (0.10%) SSL
7 1 (0.10%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (22.54%) MongoDB
2 143 (14.65%) NoSQL
3 125 (12.81%) SQL Server
4 107 (10.96%) MySQL
5 67 (6.86%) Relational Database
6 42 (4.30%) Couchbase
6 42 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 19 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (1.64%) Cosmos DB
9 16 (1.64%) Data Lake
9 16 (1.64%) RDBMS
10 15 (1.54%) Blockchain
11 13 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.02%) DB2
13 9 (0.92%) MariaDB
14 7 (0.72%) Redis
15 6 (0.61%) Endeca
15 6 (0.61%) Hadoop
16 4 (0.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 341 (34.94%) Git (software)
2 173 (17.73%) gulp
3 152 (15.57%) Grunt
4 151 (15.47%) webpack
5 88 (9.02%) Mocha
6 75 (7.68%) Visual Studio
7 72 (7.38%) Subversion
8 65 (6.66%) Selenium
9 62 (6.35%) Karma Test Runner
10 59 (6.05%) Bower
11 57 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
12 52 (5.33%) TeamCity
13 51 (5.23%) Sinon.JS
14 49 (5.02%) Jenkins
15 48 (4.92%) Jasmine
16 46 (4.71%) Octopus Deploy
17 45 (4.61%) Protractor
18 36 (3.69%) Babel
19 35 (3.59%) JIRA
20 32 (3.28%) MSBuild
General
1 120 (12.30%) Finance
2 91 (9.32%) Retail
3 66 (6.76%) Advertising
4 48 (4.92%) Marketing
5 30 (3.07%) Banking
6 27 (2.77%) Games
7 15 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.72%) Electronics
8 7 (0.72%) Law
8 7 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.61%) Multimedia
9 6 (0.61%) Publishing
10 5 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.51%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.41%) Arabic Language
12 3 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.20%) Automotive
13 2 (0.20%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.20%) Front Office
13 2 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 799 (81.86%) Developer
2 273 (27.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 158 (16.19%) JavaScript Developer
4 157 (16.09%) Senior Developer
5 114 (11.68%) .NET Developer
6 107 (10.96%) C# Developer
6 107 (10.96%) Full Stack Developer
7 80 (8.20%) Software Developer
8 77 (7.89%) Angular Developer
8 77 (7.89%) Java Developer
8 77 (7.89%) Software Engineer
9 68 (6.97%) ASP.NET Developer
10 67 (6.86%) Applications Developer
11 66 (6.76%) C# .NET Developer
12 65 (6.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 61 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 56 (5.74%) Web Developer
15 53 (5.43%) Lead Developer
16 42 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 41 (4.20%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 814 (83.40%) AngularJS
2 779 (79.82%) CSS
3 727 (74.49%) HTML
4 481 (49.28%) React
5 463 (47.44%) jQuery
6 447 (45.80%) HTML5
7 395 (40.47%) Node.js
8 372 (38.11%) CSS3
9 271 (27.77%) Ember.js
10 264 (27.05%) .NET
11 218 (22.34%) Sass
12 179 (18.34%) KnockoutJS
13 169 (17.32%) ASP.NET
14 168 (17.21%) REST
15 156 (15.98%) Vue (Vue.js)
16 152 (15.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 142 (14.55%) Web Services
18 141 (14.45%) Redux
19 135 (13.83%) LESS
20 134 (13.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 263 (26.95%) User Experience
2 102 (10.45%) Computer Science
3 99 (10.14%) Mobile App
4 68 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
6 42 (4.30%) Cloud Native
7 38 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
8 34 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
9 24 (2.46%) Fintech
10 21 (2.15%) Management Information System
11 18 (1.84%) Animation
11 18 (1.84%) Graphic Design
12 12 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
12 12 (1.23%) Spread Betting
13 9 (0.92%) Algorithms
13 9 (0.92%) Data Structures
13 9 (0.92%) RIA
14 6 (0.61%) e-Learning
14 6 (0.61%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 111 (11.37%) Linux
2 28 (2.87%) Android
2 28 (2.87%) Apple iOS
3 25 (2.56%) Windows
4 13 (1.33%) Unix
5 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.10%) AIX
7 1 (0.10%) CentOS
7 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.10%) Solaris
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 476 (48.77%) Agile Software Development
2 347 (35.55%) Front End Development
3 275 (28.18%) MVC
4 215 (22.03%) TDD
5 208 (21.31%) Software Engineering
6 194 (19.88%) Web Development
7 190 (19.47%) Responsive Web Design
8 150 (15.37%) OO
9 146 (14.96%) Scrum
10 142 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
11 131 (13.42%) Unit Testing
12 121 (12.40%) Analytics
12 121 (12.40%) Problem-Solving
13 114 (11.68%) BDD
14 106 (10.86%) Test Automation
15 102 (10.45%) Microservices
16 85 (8.71%) Mentoring
17 84 (8.61%) E-Commerce
18 79 (8.09%) DevOps
19 75 (7.68%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 885 (90.68%) JavaScript
2 289 (29.61%) C#
3 253 (25.92%) Java
4 239 (24.49%) SQL
5 166 (17.01%) PHP
6 123 (12.60%) ES6
7 115 (11.78%) Python
8 70 (7.17%) T-SQL
9 61 (6.25%) Ruby
10 50 (5.12%) TypeScript
11 45 (4.61%) ES7
12 30 (3.07%) PowerShell
13 24 (2.46%) C++
14 19 (1.95%) C
15 13 (1.33%) Bash Shell
16 11 (1.13%) Java 8
16 11 (1.13%) Scala
17 9 (0.92%) Erlang
18 8 (0.82%) VB.NET
19 4 (0.41%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 166 (17.01%) Degree
2 58 (5.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (4.30%) SAFe Agilist
4 35 (3.59%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.23%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.72%) PhD
7 2 (0.20%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.10%) CEH
8 1 (0.10%) MOS
8 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.66%) QA
2 22 (2.25%) WCAG
3 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.20%) TickIT
4 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 72 (7.38%) Docker
2 17 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.10%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (1.74%) Ansible
2 14 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.82%) Puppet
4 6 (0.61%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.31%) Mesos
6 2 (0.20%) Kibana
6 2 (0.20%) logstash
7 1 (0.10%) Graylog
7 1 (0.10%) Nagios
7 1 (0.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 68 (6.97%) Google
2 46 (4.71%) Microsoft
3 31 (3.18%) Sitecore
4 27 (2.77%) Oracle
5 25 (2.56%) Marketo
6 18 (1.84%) Adobe
6 18 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (1.54%) Alias
7 15 (1.54%) Zend
8 13 (1.33%) Splunk
8 13 (1.33%) Twitter
8 13 (1.33%) Xamarin
9 8 (0.82%) Capita
10 7 (0.72%) ATG
11 6 (0.61%) SAP
12 4 (0.41%) Facebook
12 4 (0.41%) New Relic
12 4 (0.41%) Sencha
13 3 (0.31%) Gemalto
14 2 (0.20%) IBM