Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bower
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 991 866 963
Rank change year-on-year -125 +97 +197
Permanent jobs citing Bower 201 326 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.98% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 128 250 315
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £60,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +14.29%

Bower 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 36,072 33,306 37,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.49% 18.97% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 29,660 28,315 31,585
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 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 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 -113 188 £55,000 +4.76% 35
London -91 113 £65,000 +8.33% 15
UK excluding London -29 89 £50,000 +25.00% 21
South East -10 31 £55,000 +22.22% 3
South West +17 21 £57,500 +64.29%
North of England +4 14 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Yorkshire +22 12 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Scotland -43 8 - -
Wales +7 5 £34,000 -2.86%
East of England -1 5 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Midlands -10 5 £28,000 -30.00% 5
East Midlands +5 3 £28,000 -30.00% 5
West Midlands +6 2 £38,750 -3.13%
North West 0 2 £72,500 +70.59% 3

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing Bower 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 Bower.

1 161 (80.10%) JavaScript
2 156 (77.61%) AngularJS
3 155 (77.11%) HTML
3 155 (77.11%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (70.15%) CSS
5 137 (68.16%) gulp
6 135 (67.16%) npm
7 126 (62.69%) Grunt
8 119 (59.20%) Sass
9 118 (58.71%) Git (software)
10 107 (53.23%) HTML5
11 89 (44.28%) TDD
12 82 (40.80%) CSS3
13 80 (39.80%) User Experience
14 75 (37.31%) .NET
15 74 (36.82%) LESS
16 71 (35.32%) SQL
16 71 (35.32%) BDD
17 70 (34.83%) jQuery
18 68 (33.83%) DevOps
19 66 (32.84%) Microservices
20 64 (31.84%) Front End Development
21 59 (29.35%) NoSQL
22 58 (28.86%) Responsive Web Design
23 57 (28.36%) RESTful
24 56 (27.86%) Mocha
24 56 (27.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 55 (27.36%) Backbone.js
26 54 (26.87%) MVC
27 53 (26.37%) Docker

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 41 (20.40%) CMS
2 33 (16.42%) EPiServer
3 23 (11.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (4.48%) IIS
5 5 (2.49%) Confluence
5 5 (2.49%) Drupal
5 5 (2.49%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.99%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (1.99%) Mule
6 4 (1.99%) Mule ESB
6 4 (1.99%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.99%) WordPress
7 2 (1.00%) JBoss
7 2 (1.00%) Jetty
7 2 (1.00%) nginx
7 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.49%) HipChat
2 2 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (7.96%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 135 (67.16%) npm
2 52 (25.87%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (21.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (6.47%) SaaS
5 7 (3.48%) Firebase
6 6 (2.99%) IaaS
7 4 (1.99%) GitHub
8 3 (1.49%) Heroku
8 3 (1.49%) Office 365
8 3 (1.49%) PaaS
9 2 (1.00%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.00%) Slack
10 1 (0.50%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.50%) Route 53
10 1 (0.50%) Serverless
10 1 (0.50%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.99%) FTP
1 4 (1.99%) HTTP
1 4 (1.99%) SMTP
1 4 (1.99%) SSL
2 1 (0.50%) DHCP
2 1 (0.50%) DNS
2 1 (0.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (29.35%) NoSQL
2 51 (25.37%) MongoDB
3 50 (24.88%) SQL Server
4 32 (15.92%) Couchbase
5 28 (13.93%) MySQL
6 27 (13.43%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (7.96%) Relational Database
8 15 (7.46%) Redis
9 12 (5.97%) Event Store
10 7 (3.48%) SQLite
11 2 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.00%) DB2
11 2 (1.00%) HDInsight
11 2 (1.00%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 137 (68.16%) gulp
2 126 (62.69%) Grunt
3 118 (58.71%) Git (software)
4 56 (27.86%) Mocha
5 43 (21.39%) Karma Test Runner
5 43 (21.39%) Octopus Deploy
6 42 (20.90%) Selenium
7 40 (19.90%) Protractor
8 37 (18.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 37 (18.41%) TeamCity
9 36 (17.91%) Visual Studio
10 33 (16.42%) Jenkins
10 33 (16.42%) Sinon.JS
11 32 (15.92%) webpack
12 24 (11.94%) Jasmine
13 13 (6.47%) Vagrant
14 12 (5.97%) NuGet
15 10 (4.98%) Gradle
15 10 (4.98%) JUnit
15 10 (4.98%) Maven
General
1 51 (25.37%) Finance
2 25 (12.44%) Games
2 25 (12.44%) Marketing
3 24 (11.94%) Advertising
4 13 (6.47%) Banking
5 5 (2.49%) Electronics
5 5 (2.49%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.49%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.50%) Law
6 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 154 (76.62%) Developer
2 50 (24.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 44 (21.89%) Senior Developer
4 29 (14.43%) Full Stack Developer
4 29 (14.43%) JavaScript Developer
5 23 (11.44%) .NET Developer
5 23 (11.44%) Angular Developer
5 23 (11.44%) C# Developer
6 17 (8.46%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 16 (7.96%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (7.96%) EPiServer Developer
8 15 (7.46%) Digital Developer
8 15 (7.46%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 14 (6.97%) Web Developer
10 13 (6.47%) Applications Developer
11 12 (5.97%) Node.js Developer
12 8 (3.98%) Architect
12 8 (3.98%) Software Developer
12 8 (3.98%) Technical Architect
13 7 (3.48%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (77.61%) AngularJS
2 155 (77.11%) HTML
3 141 (70.15%) CSS
4 119 (59.20%) Sass
5 107 (53.23%) HTML5
6 82 (40.80%) CSS3
7 75 (37.31%) .NET
8 74 (36.82%) LESS
9 70 (34.83%) jQuery
10 57 (28.36%) RESTful
11 56 (27.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 55 (27.36%) Backbone.js
13 51 (25.37%) Node.js
14 48 (23.88%) Ember.js
15 40 (19.90%) React
16 36 (17.91%) MEAN Stack
17 35 (17.41%) Chai
17 35 (17.41%) Gherkin
18 34 (16.92%) ASP.NET
19 30 (14.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 80 (39.80%) User Experience
2 33 (16.42%) Cloud Native
3 13 (6.47%) PlayStation
3 13 (6.47%) Xbox
4 12 (5.97%) Clustering
4 12 (5.97%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.98%) Fintech
6 8 (3.98%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (3.48%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.49%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.99%) Online Games
10 3 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.00%) Digital Signage
11 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.50%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.50%) Blog
12 1 (0.50%) Mobile Games
12 1 (0.50%) NHS
12 1 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.93%) Linux
2 17 (8.46%) Android
3 16 (7.96%) Windows
4 12 (5.97%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.48%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.50%) CentOS
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (77.11%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (44.28%) TDD
3 71 (35.32%) BDD
4 68 (33.83%) DevOps
5 66 (32.84%) Microservices
6 64 (31.84%) Front End Development
7 58 (28.86%) Responsive Web Design
8 54 (26.87%) MVC
9 52 (25.87%) Web Development
10 51 (25.37%) Software Engineering
11 50 (24.88%) Scrum
12 43 (21.39%) Continuous Improvement
13 39 (19.40%) Refactoring
14 38 (18.91%) Web Design
15 36 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (17.41%) Analytics
17 34 (16.92%) Web Application Development
18 33 (16.42%) Performance Management
18 33 (16.42%) Progressive Web App
19 32 (15.92%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 161 (80.10%) JavaScript
2 71 (35.32%) SQL
3 48 (23.88%) C#
4 41 (20.40%) Java
5 29 (14.43%) TypeScript
6 21 (10.45%) ES6
7 18 (8.96%) PHP
8 17 (8.46%) Python
9 14 (6.97%) PowerShell
10 13 (6.47%) Bash Shell
11 10 (4.98%) Ruby
12 7 (3.48%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.49%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (1.49%) Scala
14 2 (1.00%) ES7
14 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.00%) R
15 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (25.37%) Degree
2 5 (2.49%) PhD
3 4 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.00%) ISEB
4 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.96%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) WCAG
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (26.37%) Docker
2 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (10.95%) Kubernetes
2 12 (5.97%) Docker Swarm
3 7 (3.48%) Ansible
4 4 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.99%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.49%) Terraform
6 2 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (12.44%) Sitecore
2 16 (7.96%) Marketo
3 13 (6.47%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.97%) Splunk
5 11 (5.47%) Alias
6 8 (3.98%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.49%) SAP
8 4 (1.99%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.49%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.49%) Databricks
9 3 (1.49%) Facebook
9 3 (1.49%) Google
10 2 (1.00%) IBM
10 2 (1.00%) Oracle
10 2 (1.00%) VMware
10 2 (1.00%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.50%) Adobe
11 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.50%) Twitter