Period
to 19 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Bower skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bower over the 6 months to 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bower
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 965 948
Rank change year-on-year +117 -17 +319
Permanent jobs citing Bower 337 300 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.92% 0.83% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 272 262 308
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £32,850
90th Percentile £72,425 £67,375 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £37,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +28.38% -17.78% +38.46%

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

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36591 35989 36914
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.68% 18.25% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29974 31174 30992
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Bower
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Bower in the UK

Bower
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Bower in the UK

Bower
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bower over the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Bower in the UK

Bower
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bower within the UK over the 6 months to 19 August 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 +154 329 £50,000 - 20
London +86 207 £55,000 +4.76% 9
UK excluding London +53 128 £47,500 +28.38% 13
South East +58 38 £47,500 +18.75% 4
East of England +20 28 £60,000 +33.33% 3
South West -4 21 £57,500 +76.92% 1
North of England -2 20 £35,000 +16.67% 2
Yorkshire +38 16 £36,250 +20.83% 1
Midlands +33 15 £38,750 +10.71% 1
East Midlands +20 9 £30,000 -
West Midlands +23 6 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Scotland -24 4 £45,000 +32.35%
North West -28 4 £31,500 -37.00% 1
Wales +20 2 £30,000 -29.41%

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing Bower 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 Bower.

1 275 (81.60%) JavaScript
1 275 (81.60%) gulp
2 259 (76.85%) Grunt
3 257 (76.26%) AngularJS
4 244 (72.40%) HTML
5 234 (69.44%) CSS
6 224 (66.47%) Agile Software Development
7 210 (62.31%) Git (software)
8 165 (48.96%) Sass
9 140 (41.54%) HTML5
10 133 (39.47%) CSS3
11 128 (37.98%) TDD
12 127 (37.69%) Node.js
13 122 (36.20%) jQuery
14 121 (35.91%) Front End Development
15 120 (35.61%) Scrum
16 106 (31.45%) .NET
17 94 (27.89%) User Experience
18 92 (27.30%) React
18 92 (27.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 92 (27.30%) RESTful
19 88 (26.11%) LESS
20 84 (24.93%) SQL
21 83 (24.63%) MVC
22 76 (22.55%) OO
23 72 (21.36%) Web Development
24 70 (20.77%) REST
25 65 (19.29%) DevOps
26 62 (18.40%) Responsive Web Design
26 62 (18.40%) Ember.js

Bower
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 25 (7.42%) CMS
2 24 (7.12%) IIS
3 23 (6.82%) Drupal
4 19 (5.64%) EPiServer
4 19 (5.64%) Sitecore CMS
5 18 (5.34%) WordPress
6 8 (2.37%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.37%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.59%) JBoss
7 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.59%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.30%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.30%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (5.04%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.37%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (5.64%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 55 (16.32%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (14.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (8.90%) SaaS
4 24 (7.12%) GitHub
5 22 (6.53%) PaaS
6 13 (3.86%) Firebase
7 10 (2.97%) Google Analytics
8 6 (1.78%) Heroku
8 6 (1.78%) TestFlight
9 5 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 5 (1.48%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (1.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.04%) HTTP
2 6 (1.78%) DNS
2 6 (1.78%) SSL
3 3 (0.89%) Network Security
3 3 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.30%) Internet
4 1 (0.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.32%) MySQL
2 50 (14.84%) SQL Server
3 49 (14.54%) NoSQL
4 38 (11.28%) MongoDB
5 29 (8.61%) Redis
6 25 (7.42%) Event Store
7 19 (5.64%) Couchbase
8 14 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.97%) SQLite
10 5 (1.48%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.48%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.59%) KDB
Development Applications
1 275 (81.60%) gulp
2 259 (76.85%) Grunt
3 210 (62.31%) Git (software)
4 60 (17.80%) Karma Test Runner
5 53 (15.73%) Protractor
6 50 (14.84%) webpack
7 49 (14.54%) Visual Studio
8 42 (12.46%) Jasmine
9 36 (10.68%) Mocha
10 35 (10.39%) Selenium
11 27 (8.01%) Jenkins
12 24 (7.12%) TeamCity
13 23 (6.82%) Firebug
13 23 (6.82%) Subversion
13 23 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
14 21 (6.23%) jspm
15 20 (5.93%) Vagrant
16 19 (5.64%) Octopus Deploy
16 19 (5.64%) QUnit
16 19 (5.64%) Sinon.JS
General
1 44 (13.06%) Finance
2 37 (10.98%) Retail
3 34 (10.09%) Marketing
4 21 (6.23%) Advertising
5 11 (3.26%) Games
6 9 (2.67%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.67%) Publishing
7 4 (1.19%) Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Front Office
8 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 284 (84.27%) Developer
2 100 (29.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 85 (25.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 56 (16.62%) Senior Developer
5 54 (16.02%) Angular Developer
6 32 (9.50%) PHP Developer
7 31 (9.20%) Lead Developer
8 30 (8.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 30 (8.90%) Full Stack Developer
9 27 (8.01%) .NET Developer
10 25 (7.42%) Web Developer
11 23 (6.82%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 17 (5.04%) Junior
12 17 (5.04%) Junior Developer
13 16 (4.75%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 16 (4.75%) Software Developer
14 14 (4.15%) Java Developer
15 13 (3.86%) C# Developer
15 13 (3.86%) HTML Developer
15 13 (3.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (76.26%) AngularJS
2 244 (72.40%) HTML
3 234 (69.44%) CSS
4 165 (48.96%) Sass
5 140 (41.54%) HTML5
6 133 (39.47%) CSS3
7 127 (37.69%) Node.js
8 122 (36.20%) jQuery
9 106 (31.45%) .NET
10 92 (27.30%) React
10 92 (27.30%) RESTful
10 92 (27.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 88 (26.11%) LESS
12 70 (20.77%) REST
13 62 (18.40%) Ember.js
14 61 (18.10%) Backbone.js
15 56 (16.62%) XML
16 54 (16.02%) Web Services
17 51 (15.13%) Ajax
18 50 (14.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 94 (27.89%) User Experience
2 26 (7.72%) Mobile App
3 25 (7.42%) Clustering
4 20 (5.93%) Computer Science
5 19 (5.64%) Cloud Native
6 12 (3.56%) W3C
7 9 (2.67%) Fintech
7 9 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.37%) Social Media
9 7 (2.08%) Graphic Design
10 6 (1.78%) Equities
10 6 (1.78%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.19%) e-Learning
11 4 (1.19%) PlayStation
11 4 (1.19%) Xbox
12 3 (0.89%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.89%) Online Games
12 3 (0.89%) Social Network
12 3 (0.89%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 57 (16.91%) Linux
2 38 (11.28%) Windows
3 20 (5.93%) Android
4 15 (4.45%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.19%) CentOS
5 4 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.19%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.89%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.89%) SUSE
7 2 (0.59%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (66.47%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (37.98%) TDD
3 121 (35.91%) Front End Development
4 120 (35.61%) Scrum
5 83 (24.63%) MVC
6 76 (22.55%) OO
7 72 (21.36%) Web Development
8 65 (19.29%) DevOps
9 62 (18.40%) Responsive Web Design
10 56 (16.62%) Test Automation
11 51 (15.13%) Microservices
12 50 (14.84%) Software Engineering
13 48 (14.24%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (11.57%) BDD
15 34 (10.09%) Web Design
16 33 (9.79%) Analytics
17 32 (9.50%) OOP
17 32 (9.50%) Refactoring
18 31 (9.20%) Kanban
19 30 (8.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 275 (81.60%) JavaScript
2 84 (24.93%) SQL
3 59 (17.51%) Java
4 52 (15.43%) TypeScript
5 51 (15.13%) C#
6 48 (14.24%) PHP
7 41 (12.17%) ES6
8 38 (11.28%) Python
9 28 (8.31%) PowerShell
10 25 (7.42%) T-SQL
11 15 (4.45%) ECMAScript
12 13 (3.86%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.78%) Clojure
13 6 (1.78%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.19%) C
15 3 (0.89%) C++
16 2 (0.59%) CoffeeScript
16 2 (0.59%) Go
16 2 (0.59%) GraphQL
17 1 (0.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 44 (13.06%) Degree
2 13 (3.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.67%) WCAG
2 8 (2.37%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 41 (12.17%) Docker
2 4 (1.19%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.19%) VirtualBox
2 4 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (7.42%) Docker Swarm
1 25 (7.42%) Kubernetes
2 17 (5.04%) Puppet
3 4 (1.19%) Ansible
3 4 (1.19%) Marathon
3 4 (1.19%) Mesos
3 4 (1.19%) Terraform
4 3 (0.89%) cPanel
5 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (7.42%) Splunk
2 20 (5.93%) Google
3 19 (5.64%) Marketo
3 19 (5.64%) Sitecore
4 18 (5.34%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.48%) Zend
6 4 (1.19%) Facebook
6 4 (1.19%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.19%) VMware
7 3 (0.89%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.59%) Adobe
8 2 (0.59%) Apple
8 2 (0.59%) Civica
9 1 (0.30%) Perforce
9 1 (0.30%) Tableau
9 1 (0.30%) Xamarin