Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bower
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 935 885 918
Rank change year-on-year -50 +33 +44
Permanent jobs citing Bower 207 318 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 0.89% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 106 262 279
UK median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -7.61% +24.32% -12.94%

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 33,056 35,794 35,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.06% 20.48% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 26,736 29,053 30,267
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 October 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 19 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 -59 206 £42,500 -15.00% 31
London -22 131 £50,000 -6.98% 14
UK excluding London -29 76 £42,500 -7.61% 18
South East -4 37 £70,000 +40.00% 5
North of England +14 16 £30,500 -18.67% 6
Yorkshire +18 13 £31,000 -17.33% 1
Midlands +11 13 £40,000 +6.67% 3
East Midlands -6 9 £35,000 +16.67% 1
South West -18 6 £44,000 -23.48% 1
West Midlands +31 4 £41,250 +3.13% 2
East of England +5 3 £50,000 +5.26% 2
North West +5 2 £28,000 -11.11% 2
Scotland -3 1 £70,000 +55.56%
North East - 1 £28,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 195 (94.20%) JavaScript
2 175 (84.54%) gulp
3 173 (83.57%) CSS
4 170 (82.13%) HTML
5 168 (81.16%) Git (software)
6 165 (79.71%) npm
7 164 (79.23%) AngularJS
8 153 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
9 136 (65.70%) HTML5
10 129 (62.32%) jQuery
11 127 (61.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 124 (59.90%) NoSQL
13 122 (58.94%) Sass
14 120 (57.97%) CSS3
15 119 (57.49%) Mocha
16 118 (57.00%) .NET
17 114 (55.07%) SQL
17 114 (55.07%) TDD
17 114 (55.07%) Team Foundation Server
18 113 (54.59%) RESTful
19 109 (52.66%) Amazon AWS
20 107 (51.69%) Responsive Web Design
21 106 (51.21%) Software Engineering
21 106 (51.21%) Protractor
22 105 (50.72%) Karma Test Runner
23 104 (50.24%) Degree
24 102 (49.28%) MongoDB
25 101 (48.79%) LESS
25 101 (48.79%) DevOps
25 101 (48.79%) Microservices

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 98 (47.34%) CMS
2 90 (43.48%) EPiServer
3 45 (21.74%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.90%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.42%) concrete5
6 5 (2.42%) ExpressionEngine
6 5 (2.42%) nginx
7 2 (0.97%) WordPress
8 1 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.48%) Drupal
8 1 (0.48%) JBoss
8 1 (0.48%) Mule
8 1 (0.48%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.48%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 44 (21.26%) Eloqua
2 6 (2.90%) Magento
3 3 (1.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 165 (79.71%) npm
2 109 (52.66%) Amazon AWS
3 99 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (7.25%) GitHub
5 5 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.42%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.42%) Sage Pay
6 4 (1.93%) SaaS
7 2 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.97%) Yarn
8 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.48%) IaaS
8 1 (0.48%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.42%) DNS
2 1 (0.48%) FTP
2 1 (0.48%) HTTP
2 1 (0.48%) SMTP
2 1 (0.48%) SSL
2 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (59.90%) NoSQL
2 102 (49.28%) MongoDB
3 60 (28.99%) SQL Server
4 51 (24.64%) CouchDB
5 44 (21.26%) Couchbase
6 34 (16.43%) MySQL
7 26 (12.56%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.42%) Redis
10 3 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.48%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 175 (84.54%) gulp
2 168 (81.16%) Git (software)
3 119 (57.49%) Mocha
4 114 (55.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 106 (51.21%) Protractor
6 105 (50.72%) Karma Test Runner
7 92 (44.44%) Selenium
7 92 (44.44%) Visual Studio
8 90 (43.48%) Octopus Deploy
8 90 (43.48%) Sinon.JS
8 90 (43.48%) TeamCity
9 65 (31.40%) webpack
10 57 (27.54%) Grunt
11 30 (14.49%) Jenkins
12 29 (14.01%) Jasmine
13 16 (7.73%) Subversion
13 16 (7.73%) Vagrant
14 11 (5.31%) Bitbucket
14 11 (5.31%) JSUnit
14 11 (5.31%) Yeoman
General
1 54 (26.09%) Marketing
2 46 (22.22%) Advertising
3 22 (10.63%) Finance
4 14 (6.76%) Games
5 12 (5.80%) Retail
6 4 (1.93%) Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 183 (88.41%) Developer
2 79 (38.16%) .NET Developer
3 44 (21.26%) C# Developer
4 41 (19.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 39 (18.84%) ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (17.39%) Full Stack Developer
7 26 (12.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 24 (11.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 21 (10.14%) Senior Developer
10 20 (9.66%) React Developer
11 15 (7.25%) Node.js Developer
12 14 (6.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (5.31%) Analyst
14 10 (4.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 9 (4.35%) Digital Developer
16 7 (3.38%) HTML Developer
16 7 (3.38%) Principal Engineer
17 6 (2.90%) Java Developer
18 5 (2.42%) Software Engineer
18 5 (2.42%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (83.57%) CSS
2 170 (82.13%) HTML
3 164 (79.23%) AngularJS
4 136 (65.70%) HTML5
5 129 (62.32%) jQuery
6 127 (61.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 122 (58.94%) Sass
8 120 (57.97%) CSS3
9 118 (57.00%) .NET
10 113 (54.59%) RESTful
11 101 (48.79%) LESS
12 96 (46.38%) Gherkin
13 94 (45.41%) Backbone.js
14 92 (44.44%) Ember.js
15 91 (43.96%) MEAN Stack
16 90 (43.48%) Chai
17 74 (35.75%) ASP.NET
18 58 (28.02%) React
19 56 (27.05%) Node.js
20 46 (22.22%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 69 (33.33%) User Experience
2 44 (21.26%) Cloud Native
3 17 (8.21%) Linux Command Line
4 14 (6.76%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (4.35%) NHS
6 8 (3.86%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.38%) PlayStation
7 7 (3.38%) Xbox
8 4 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.45%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.97%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.48%) Animation
11 1 (0.48%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.04%) Linux
2 15 (7.25%) Ubuntu
3 8 (3.86%) CentOS
4 5 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.97%) Android
5 2 (0.97%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (55.07%) TDD
3 107 (51.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 106 (51.21%) Software Engineering
5 101 (48.79%) DevOps
5 101 (48.79%) Microservices
6 98 (47.34%) BDD
7 93 (44.93%) Problem-Solving
8 92 (44.44%) Analytics
8 92 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 90 (43.48%) Performance Management
9 90 (43.48%) Progressive Web App
9 90 (43.48%) Refactoring
9 90 (43.48%) Web Application Development
10 89 (43.00%) Data Science
11 78 (37.68%) MVC
12 66 (31.88%) Workflow
13 57 (27.54%) Front End Development
14 55 (26.57%) SEO
15 46 (22.22%) Application Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 195 (94.20%) JavaScript
2 114 (55.07%) SQL
3 64 (30.92%) C#
4 28 (13.53%) ES6
5 19 (9.18%) PHP
6 15 (7.25%) TypeScript
7 10 (4.83%) Java
8 6 (2.90%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.93%) Ruby
10 3 (1.45%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.45%) Python
11 2 (0.97%) Groovy
11 2 (0.97%) Perl
11 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.97%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.48%) C
12 1 (0.48%) ES7
12 1 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 104 (50.24%) Degree
2 44 (21.26%) SAFe Agilist
3 3 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.31%) QA
2 3 (1.45%) GDPR
2 3 (1.45%) PMO
3 1 (0.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 28 (13.53%) Docker
2 11 (5.31%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (3.86%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.97%) Ansible
4 1 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 45 (21.74%) Sitecore
2 44 (21.26%) Marketo
3 37 (17.87%) Alias
4 12 (5.80%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.80%) Twitter
5 8 (3.86%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.42%) Apple
6 5 (2.42%) Google
6 5 (2.42%) PayPal
6 5 (2.42%) Zend
7 2 (0.97%) Adobe
7 2 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.48%) Facebook
8 1 (0.48%) MuleSoft