Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bower
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 860 911 926
Rank change year-on-year +51 +15 +331
Permanent jobs citing Bower 323 331 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.90% 0.93% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 264 282 328
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +26.67% -11.76% +30.77%

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 35956 35485 37957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.56% 18.49% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29195 30661 32019
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 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +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 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Bower in the UK

Bower
Top 13 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 17 October 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 +99 317 £50,000 - 19
London +38 188 £55,000 +4.76% 15
UK excluding London +29 133 £47,500 +26.67% 4
South East +66 40 £50,000 +25.00% 1
North of England +23 27 £37,500 +3.45%
Yorkshire +50 23 £37,500 +25.00%
East of England +29 23 £47,500 -17.39% 1
South West +17 22 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Midlands +39 17 £37,500 +1.35% 1
East Midlands +45 11 £30,000 -50.00%
West Midlands +26 6 £40,000 +14.29% 1
North West -7 4 £31,500 -31.89%
Scotland -51 4 £45,000 +32.35%

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 258 (79.88%) JavaScript
2 252 (78.02%) Grunt
3 245 (75.85%) gulp
3 245 (75.85%) AngularJS
4 237 (73.37%) Agile Software Development
5 235 (72.76%) HTML
6 227 (70.28%) CSS
7 189 (58.51%) npm
8 187 (57.89%) Git (software)
9 168 (52.01%) Sass
10 144 (44.58%) HTML5
11 140 (43.34%) CSS3
12 131 (40.56%) Front End Development
13 124 (38.39%) TDD
14 121 (37.46%) jQuery
15 118 (36.53%) Scrum
16 117 (36.22%) .NET
17 111 (34.37%) Node.js
18 108 (33.44%) User Experience
19 101 (31.27%) RESTful
20 96 (29.72%) SQL
21 95 (29.41%) LESS
22 81 (25.08%) Web Development
22 81 (25.08%) React
23 79 (24.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 79 (24.46%) MVC
24 66 (20.43%) Web Services
24 66 (20.43%) OO
25 61 (18.89%) SQL Server
25 61 (18.89%) REST

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 27 (8.36%) Drupal
2 25 (7.74%) CMS
3 24 (7.43%) IIS
4 19 (5.88%) EPiServer
4 19 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 14 (4.33%) WordPress
6 8 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (2.48%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.48%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.93%) nginx
8 2 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.62%) Jetty
9 1 (0.31%) JBoss
9 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (3.41%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.31%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 19 (5.88%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 189 (58.51%) npm
2 49 (15.17%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (7.74%) SaaS
5 19 (5.88%) Firebase
6 15 (4.64%) PaaS
7 7 (2.17%) Google Analytics
7 7 (2.17%) TestFlight
8 4 (1.24%) GitHub
9 2 (0.62%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.31%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.31%) Route 53
10 1 (0.31%) Serverless
10 1 (0.31%) Slack
10 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.41%) HTTP
2 4 (1.24%) DNS
2 4 (1.24%) SSL
3 1 (0.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (18.89%) SQL Server
2 54 (16.72%) MySQL
3 52 (16.10%) NoSQL
4 39 (12.07%) MongoDB
5 28 (8.67%) Redis
6 25 (7.74%) Event Store
7 23 (7.12%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (5.88%) Couchbase
9 16 (4.95%) SQLite
10 8 (2.48%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.62%) HDInsight
12 1 (0.31%) KDB
Development Applications
1 252 (78.02%) Grunt
2 245 (75.85%) gulp
3 187 (57.89%) Git (software)
4 54 (16.72%) Protractor
5 52 (16.10%) Karma Test Runner
6 49 (15.17%) Visual Studio
7 40 (12.38%) webpack
8 34 (10.53%) Selenium
9 33 (10.22%) Jasmine
9 33 (10.22%) Mocha
10 28 (8.67%) Jenkins
11 26 (8.05%) Firebug
12 24 (7.43%) TeamCity
13 22 (6.81%) Subversion
14 20 (6.19%) jspm
15 19 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
15 19 (5.88%) PostCSS
15 19 (5.88%) Sinon.JS
15 19 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
16 17 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 43 (13.31%) Finance
2 30 (9.29%) Retail
3 27 (8.36%) Marketing
4 21 (6.50%) Advertising
4 21 (6.50%) Games
5 9 (2.79%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.93%) Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Front Office
7 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 272 (84.21%) Developer
2 91 (28.17%) JavaScript Developer
3 83 (25.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 72 (22.29%) Senior Developer
5 43 (13.31%) Angular Developer
6 33 (10.22%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 32 (9.91%) Lead Developer
8 29 (8.98%) .NET Developer
9 26 (8.05%) DevOps Engineer
9 26 (8.05%) Web Developer
10 25 (7.74%) Full Stack Developer
11 24 (7.43%) PHP Developer
12 19 (5.88%) Applications Developer
13 18 (5.57%) Junior
13 18 (5.57%) Junior Developer
13 18 (5.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 17 (5.26%) Android Developer
15 15 (4.64%) C# Developer
15 15 (4.64%) Node.js Developer
15 15 (4.64%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (75.85%) AngularJS
2 235 (72.76%) HTML
3 227 (70.28%) CSS
4 168 (52.01%) Sass
5 144 (44.58%) HTML5
6 140 (43.34%) CSS3
7 121 (37.46%) jQuery
8 117 (36.22%) .NET
9 111 (34.37%) Node.js
10 101 (31.27%) RESTful
11 95 (29.41%) LESS
12 81 (25.08%) React
13 79 (24.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 66 (20.43%) Web Services
15 61 (18.89%) REST
16 57 (17.65%) XML
17 55 (17.03%) Backbone.js
18 54 (16.72%) ASP.NET
19 52 (16.10%) SOAP
20 47 (14.55%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 108 (33.44%) User Experience
2 25 (7.74%) Clustering
3 19 (5.88%) Cloud Native
3 19 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 12 (3.72%) Fintech
5 9 (2.79%) W3C
6 8 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.48%) PlayStation
6 8 (2.48%) Xbox
7 6 (1.86%) Equities
7 6 (1.86%) Fixed Income
7 6 (1.86%) Graphic Design
8 5 (1.55%) Online Games
9 3 (0.93%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.93%) Tandem
10 2 (0.62%) Animation
10 2 (0.62%) Social Media
10 2 (0.62%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.48%) Linux
2 34 (10.53%) Windows
3 28 (8.67%) Android
4 18 (5.57%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.55%) CentOS
5 5 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.93%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (73.37%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (40.56%) Front End Development
3 124 (38.39%) TDD
4 118 (36.53%) Scrum
5 81 (25.08%) Web Development
6 79 (24.46%) MVC
7 66 (20.43%) OO
8 60 (18.58%) Microservices
9 59 (18.27%) DevOps
10 52 (16.10%) Test Automation
11 49 (15.17%) BDD
12 47 (14.55%) Responsive Web Design
13 46 (14.24%) Software Engineering
14 41 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
15 38 (11.76%) Unit Testing
16 36 (11.15%) OOP
17 34 (10.53%) Process Improvement
18 32 (9.91%) Code Optimisation
18 32 (9.91%) Mentoring
19 31 (9.60%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 258 (79.88%) JavaScript
2 96 (29.72%) SQL
3 59 (18.27%) Java
4 55 (17.03%) C#
5 41 (12.69%) TypeScript
6 37 (11.46%) Python
7 36 (11.15%) PHP
8 27 (8.36%) T-SQL
9 25 (7.74%) Bash Shell
9 25 (7.74%) PowerShell
10 21 (6.50%) ECMAScript
11 20 (6.19%) ES6
12 7 (2.17%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.24%) C
14 3 (0.93%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (0.93%) Ruby
15 2 (0.62%) Clojure
15 2 (0.62%) Go
15 2 (0.62%) GraphQL
15 2 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 46 (14.24%) Degree
2 13 (4.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.55%) PhD
4 3 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.64%) QA
2 9 (2.79%) WCAG
3 7 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (13.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (10.22%) Kubernetes
2 25 (7.74%) Docker Swarm
3 15 (4.64%) Puppet
4 3 (0.93%) cPanel
5 2 (0.62%) Terraform
6 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (7.74%) Splunk
2 24 (7.43%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.88%) Marketo
3 19 (5.88%) Sitecore
4 8 (2.48%) Google
5 7 (2.17%) Facebook
6 5 (1.55%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.24%) Zend
8 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.93%) Xero
9 2 (0.62%) Adobe
9 2 (0.62%) Civica
9 2 (0.62%) Databricks
10 1 (0.31%) Apple
10 1 (0.31%) Perforce
10 1 (0.31%) Twitter