Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Backbone.js
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 551 445 321
Rank change year-on-year -106 -124 -19
Permanent jobs citing Backbone.js 777 1,178 1,918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.68% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 1.69% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 574 1,002 1,676
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

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 65,784 69,873 74,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.97% 40.20% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 54,440 57,814 64,310
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 15 October 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 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 -105 755 £50,000 +5.26% 94
London -20 408 £67,500 +12.50% 33
UK excluding London -149 357 £45,000 +12.50% 65
South East -28 132 £40,000 -8.57% 10
North of England -85 71 £47,500 +18.75% 21
South West -38 68 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Midlands -15 64 £50,000 +25.00% 16
West Midlands +2 45 £50,000 +53.85% 11
North West -73 44 £50,000 +25.00% 11
East Midlands -13 19 £36,500 -27.00% 5
Scotland -10 16 £65,000 +62.50% 3
North East -2 14 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Yorkshire -12 13 £47,500 +18.75% 6
East of England -31 3 £50,000 +6.67% 7
Wales -4 2 £28,000 -9.68%
Northern Ireland 0 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 698 (89.83%) JavaScript
2 684 (88.03%) AngularJS
3 599 (77.09%) CSS
4 598 (76.96%) HTML
5 461 (59.33%) Agile Software Development
6 414 (53.28%) React
7 367 (47.23%) HTML5
8 314 (40.41%) CSS3
9 313 (40.28%) Git (software)
10 303 (39.00%) Front End Development
11 296 (38.10%) jQuery
12 295 (37.97%) TDD
13 247 (31.79%) Sass
14 246 (31.66%) .NET
15 236 (30.37%) MVC
15 236 (30.37%) Software Engineering
15 236 (30.37%) Ember.js
16 227 (29.21%) User Experience
17 226 (29.09%) Node.js
18 219 (28.19%) RESTful
19 214 (27.54%) Amazon AWS
19 214 (27.54%) gulp
20 204 (26.25%) Degree
21 201 (25.87%) MongoDB
22 197 (25.35%) C#
23 191 (24.58%) SQL
24 183 (23.55%) Web Development
25 182 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
26 177 (22.78%) BDD
26 177 (22.78%) Twitter Bootstrap

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
1 149 (19.18%) CMS
2 99 (12.74%) EPiServer
3 53 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
4 50 (6.44%) Sitecore CMS
5 23 (2.96%) Apache Spark
6 21 (2.70%) Confluence
7 20 (2.57%) Apache
8 19 (2.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 15 (1.93%) WordPress
10 10 (1.29%) Drupal
10 10 (1.29%) nginx
11 8 (1.03%) Alfresco
12 6 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (0.77%) SharePoint
12 6 (0.77%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.51%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.39%) IIS
14 3 (0.39%) Joomla!
15 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
16 1 (0.13%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 27 (3.47%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.16%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.26%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 44 (5.66%) Eloqua
2 19 (2.45%) Magento
3 6 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.64%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 214 (27.54%) Amazon AWS
2 145 (18.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 128 (16.47%) npm
4 44 (5.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 36 (4.63%) Serverless
6 26 (3.35%) PaaS
7 19 (2.45%) GitHub
8 18 (2.32%) IaaS
9 12 (1.54%) Trello
10 9 (1.16%) SaaS
11 7 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.77%) CloudBees
12 6 (0.77%) OpenShift
12 6 (0.77%) Slack
13 4 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.39%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.39%) NuGet
15 2 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
15 2 (0.26%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.41%) Internet
2 29 (3.73%) HTTP
3 3 (0.39%) SSH
4 1 (0.13%) SMS
4 1 (0.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (25.87%) MongoDB
2 156 (20.08%) NoSQL
3 105 (13.51%) SQL Server
4 58 (7.46%) MySQL
5 46 (5.92%) CouchDB
6 44 (5.66%) Couchbase
7 40 (5.15%) Relational Database
8 37 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 25 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (2.06%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.42%) Blockchain
12 9 (1.16%) MariaDB
13 8 (1.03%) Big Data
13 8 (1.03%) Redis
14 6 (0.77%) DB2
15 5 (0.64%) Aerospike
16 4 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 4 (0.51%) Cosmos DB
16 4 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
17 3 (0.39%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 313 (40.28%) Git (software)
2 214 (27.54%) gulp
3 133 (17.12%) Selenium
4 124 (15.96%) webpack
5 118 (15.19%) Grunt
6 116 (14.93%) Mocha
7 110 (14.16%) Visual Studio
8 108 (13.90%) Karma Test Runner
9 107 (13.77%) Protractor
9 107 (13.77%) TeamCity
10 98 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
11 95 (12.23%) Octopus Deploy
12 94 (12.10%) Bower
12 94 (12.10%) Sinon.JS
13 69 (8.88%) Jenkins
14 57 (7.34%) Subversion
15 39 (5.02%) JIRA
16 35 (4.50%) Jasmine
17 21 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 19 (2.45%) JUnit
General
1 113 (14.54%) Finance
2 107 (13.77%) Marketing
3 58 (7.46%) Retail
4 55 (7.08%) Advertising
5 30 (3.86%) Telecoms
6 28 (3.60%) Banking
7 19 (2.45%) Manufacturing
8 16 (2.06%) Electronics
9 12 (1.54%) Games
9 12 (1.54%) Multimedia
10 11 (1.42%) Publishing
11 9 (1.16%) Automotive
12 7 (0.90%) Legal
13 6 (0.77%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.39%) Back Office
14 3 (0.39%) Front Office
15 2 (0.26%) Arabic Language
15 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 638 (82.11%) Developer
2 222 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 125 (16.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 124 (15.96%) Senior Developer
5 115 (14.80%) Full Stack Developer
6 98 (12.61%) .NET Developer
7 81 (10.42%) Software Engineer
8 63 (8.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 62 (7.98%) C# Developer
10 59 (7.59%) Web Developer
11 58 (7.46%) React Developer
12 50 (6.44%) UI Developer
13 48 (6.18%) PHP Developer
14 46 (5.92%) Software Developer
15 43 (5.53%) Angular Developer
15 43 (5.53%) ASP.NET Developer
16 39 (5.02%) Java Developer
17 37 (4.76%) Architect
18 31 (3.99%) Senior Software Engineer
19 28 (3.60%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 684 (88.03%) AngularJS
2 599 (77.09%) CSS
3 598 (76.96%) HTML
4 414 (53.28%) React
5 367 (47.23%) HTML5
6 314 (40.41%) CSS3
7 296 (38.10%) jQuery
8 247 (31.79%) Sass
9 246 (31.66%) .NET
10 236 (30.37%) Ember.js
11 226 (29.09%) Node.js
12 219 (28.19%) RESTful
13 177 (22.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 152 (19.56%) KnockoutJS
15 145 (18.66%) LESS
16 144 (18.53%) ASP.NET
17 143 (18.40%) Vue.js
18 136 (17.50%) REST
19 103 (13.26%) Chai
20 100 (12.87%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 227 (29.21%) User Experience
2 89 (11.45%) Computer Science
3 63 (8.11%) Mobile App
4 58 (7.46%) Self-Motivation
5 44 (5.66%) Cloud Native
6 35 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
7 24 (3.09%) Fintech
8 20 (2.57%) Spread Betting
9 19 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (2.06%) Blog
11 12 (1.54%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.54%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.29%) Enterprise Cloud
12 10 (1.29%) Graphic Design
13 9 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.90%) NHS
14 7 (0.90%) SCADA
15 5 (0.64%) Derivative
15 5 (0.64%) Private Cloud
15 5 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (6.05%) Linux
2 22 (2.83%) Windows
3 20 (2.57%) Apple iOS
4 19 (2.45%) Android
5 4 (0.51%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.26%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (59.33%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (39.00%) Front End Development
3 295 (37.97%) TDD
4 236 (30.37%) MVC
4 236 (30.37%) Software Engineering
5 183 (23.55%) Web Development
6 182 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
7 177 (22.78%) BDD
8 163 (20.98%) DevOps
9 148 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
10 146 (18.79%) Microservices
11 138 (17.76%) Analytics
12 137 (17.63%) Problem-Solving
13 119 (15.32%) OO
14 111 (14.29%) Test Automation
15 110 (14.16%) Refactoring
16 104 (13.38%) Continuous Improvement
16 104 (13.38%) Scrum
17 95 (12.23%) Content Management
17 95 (12.23%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 698 (89.83%) JavaScript
2 197 (25.35%) C#
3 191 (24.58%) SQL
4 163 (20.98%) Java
5 136 (17.50%) Python
6 130 (16.73%) PHP
7 95 (12.23%) ES6
8 71 (9.14%) Ruby
9 30 (3.86%) TypeScript
10 21 (2.70%) ES7
11 18 (2.32%) C++
12 16 (2.06%) T-SQL
13 14 (1.80%) Scala
14 13 (1.67%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.03%) Java 8
16 7 (0.90%) Groovy
16 7 (0.90%) VBScript
17 6 (0.77%) C
17 6 (0.77%) Go
18 5 (0.64%) F#
Qualifications
1 204 (26.25%) Degree
2 44 (5.66%) SAFe Agilist
3 30 (3.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (1.93%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.42%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.03%) PhD
7 5 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.39%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.26%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.76%) QA
2 17 (2.19%) WCAG
3 5 (0.64%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.39%) GDPR
4 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (9.01%) Docker
2 9 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.03%) Firmware
4 2 (0.26%) zsh
5 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (2.19%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.51%) Puppet
4 3 (0.39%) Ansible
4 3 (0.39%) Grafana
4 3 (0.39%) HAProxy
4 3 (0.39%) Kibana
4 3 (0.39%) logstash
4 3 (0.39%) Marathon
4 3 (0.39%) Mesos
4 3 (0.39%) Terraform
5 2 (0.26%) Nagios
6 1 (0.13%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.13%) cPanel
6 1 (0.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 56 (7.21%) Sitecore
2 50 (6.44%) Microsoft
3 44 (5.66%) Marketo
4 37 (4.76%) Alias
5 25 (3.22%) Google
6 18 (2.32%) Adobe
6 18 (2.32%) SAP
7 14 (1.80%) Atlassian
8 13 (1.67%) Cadence
8 13 (1.67%) Oracle
9 10 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.03%) Twitter
11 7 (0.90%) Zend
12 4 (0.51%) IBM
12 4 (0.51%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 2 (0.26%) Apple
13 2 (0.26%) BT
14 1 (0.13%) Epicor
14 1 (0.13%) Sage
14 1 (0.13%) Sun