Period
to 19 October 2019

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 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bower
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 966 957 897
Rank change year-on-year -9 -60 +27
Permanent jobs citing Bower 104 207 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.63% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 76 106 262
UK median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £39,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,625 £81,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -7.61% +24.32%

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 25,692 33,084 35,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.86% 20.08% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20,304 26,750 29,060
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Bower in the UK

Bower
Top 9 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 October 2019. 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 -19 100 £50,000 +17.65% 12
London +33 69 £50,000 - 6
UK excluding London +33 35 £50,000 +17.65% 6
South East +18 15 £45,000 -35.71% 3
South West +23 8 - -
East of England +71 5 £50,000 - 1
Scotland +19 4 £47,500 -32.14%
West Midlands +39 3 £55,000 +33.33% 1
Midlands +30 3 £55,000 +37.50% 1

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 91 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 78 (75.00%) HTML
3 74 (71.15%) CSS
4 73 (70.19%) npm
5 62 (59.62%) Sass
6 52 (50.00%) Front End Development
7 51 (49.04%) Grunt
7 51 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (48.08%) C#
9 49 (47.12%) AngularJS
9 49 (47.12%) Git (software)
10 44 (42.31%) Node.js
11 43 (41.35%) gulp
12 41 (39.42%) Azure
13 39 (37.50%) TDD
14 35 (33.65%) OO
14 35 (33.65%) React
15 33 (31.73%) AWS
15 33 (31.73%) OOD
16 32 (30.77%) ES6
17 31 (29.81%) Web Services
17 31 (29.81%) Analytics
18 30 (28.85%) Mobile App
18 30 (28.85%) MVC
19 27 (25.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 27 (25.96%) User Experience
20 26 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
21 25 (24.04%) Content Development
21 25 (24.04%) HTML5
21 25 (24.04%) Security Management

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 13 (12.50%) IIS
2 8 (7.69%) Confluence
3 7 (6.73%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.77%) CMS
4 6 (5.77%) Drupal
4 6 (5.77%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.88%) JBoss
6 3 (2.88%) Joomla!
6 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.96%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.96%) nginx
7 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) OpenCart
1 3 (2.88%) osCommerce
1 3 (2.88%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.92%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 73 (70.19%) npm
2 41 (39.42%) Azure
3 33 (31.73%) AWS
4 11 (10.58%) NuGet
5 7 (6.73%) Amazon EKS
6 5 (4.81%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (4.81%) PaaS
6 5 (4.81%) Yarn
7 3 (2.88%) Office 365
7 3 (2.88%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.92%) GitHub
8 2 (1.92%) IaaS
9 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.96%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.96%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.96%) Heroku
9 1 (0.96%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.69%) DNS
2 8 (7.69%) SSL
3 7 (6.73%) Firewall
3 7 (6.73%) HTTP
4 1 (0.96%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.12%) Big Data
2 7 (6.73%) Hadoop
2 7 (6.73%) MySQL
3 5 (4.81%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.81%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.88%) Cosmos DB
5 3 (2.88%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (2.88%) Power BI
5 3 (2.88%) Redis
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.88%) SQLite
6 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (49.04%) Grunt
2 49 (47.12%) Git (software)
3 43 (41.35%) gulp
4 19 (18.27%) Octopus Deploy
5 16 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 13 (12.50%) Ant
7 11 (10.58%) TeamCity
8 10 (9.62%) Maven
9 9 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (7.69%) Jasmine
10 8 (7.69%) JIRA
10 8 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
11 7 (6.73%) Artifactory
11 7 (6.73%) Chocolatey
11 7 (6.73%) MSBuild
11 7 (6.73%) SonarQube
11 7 (6.73%) TestRail
11 7 (6.73%) webpack
11 7 (6.73%) Zephyr
General
1 25 (24.04%) Multimedia
2 17 (16.35%) Finance
3 4 (3.85%) Publishing
3 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.92%) Games
5 1 (0.96%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (85.58%) Developer
2 44 (42.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 19 (18.27%) React Developer
4 17 (16.35%) Senior Developer
5 14 (13.46%) UI Developer
6 12 (11.54%) .NET Developer
7 9 (8.65%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) Web Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Junior
9 6 (5.77%) Senior UI Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Angular Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Architect
10 4 (3.85%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.85%) Junior Developer
10 4 (3.85%) PHP Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (75.00%) HTML
2 74 (71.15%) CSS
3 62 (59.62%) Sass
4 49 (47.12%) AngularJS
5 44 (42.31%) Node.js
6 35 (33.65%) React
7 31 (29.81%) Web Services
8 27 (25.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 25 (24.04%) HTML5
10 20 (19.23%) REST
11 17 (16.35%) CSS3
11 17 (16.35%) LESS
12 16 (15.38%) .NET
13 12 (11.54%) jQuery
14 11 (10.58%) .NET Framework
14 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET
15 10 (9.62%) Ajax
16 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (28.85%) Mobile App
2 27 (25.96%) User Experience
3 7 (6.73%) Social Network
4 3 (2.88%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.88%) Wiki
5 2 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.92%) PlayStation
5 2 (1.92%) Xbox
6 1 (0.96%) Social Media
6 1 (0.96%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.62%) Linux
2 8 (7.69%) Windows
3 7 (6.73%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 51 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (37.50%) TDD
4 35 (33.65%) OO
5 33 (31.73%) OOD
6 31 (29.81%) Analytics
7 30 (28.85%) MVC
8 26 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 25 (24.04%) Content Development
9 25 (24.04%) Refactoring
9 25 (24.04%) Security Management
10 23 (22.12%) Creative Thinking
10 23 (22.12%) DevOps
11 17 (16.35%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (15.38%) Project Delivery
12 16 (15.38%) Task Automation
13 15 (14.42%) Time Management
13 15 (14.42%) Web Design
14 14 (13.46%) Commercial Awareness
14 14 (13.46%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 50 (48.08%) C#
3 32 (30.77%) ES6
4 20 (19.23%) TypeScript
5 15 (14.42%) SQL
6 14 (13.46%) Java
7 9 (8.65%) PowerShell
8 8 (7.69%) Python
9 7 (6.73%) Bash Shell
9 7 (6.73%) C
9 7 (6.73%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.81%) PHP
11 2 (1.92%) ES7
12 1 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (5.77%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.88%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.58%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.65%) Docker
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (8.65%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (8.65%) Puppet
2 7 (6.73%) Ansible
2 7 (6.73%) Terraform
3 1 (0.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (7.69%) Sitecore
2 7 (6.73%) Atlassian
2 7 (6.73%) Black Duck
2 7 (6.73%) Google
2 7 (6.73%) Splunk
3 6 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.85%) Apple
5 3 (2.88%) Facebook
5 3 (2.88%) TOWER Software
6 2 (1.92%) VMware
7 1 (0.96%) Rollbar
7 1 (0.96%) Zend