Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bower
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 888 893 926
Rank change year-on-year +5 +33 +307
Permanent jobs citing Bower 298 338 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.81% 0.95% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 249 282 349
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,125 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.71% -8.82% +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 36702 35642 37921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.32% 18.74% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29857 30770 32040
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 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 22 November 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 22 November 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 +23 293 £50,000 - 21
London -9 176 £50,000 -4.76% 13
UK excluding London +12 122 £46,000 +18.71% 9
South East +36 38 £50,000 +25.00% 2
South West +24 28 £57,500 +76.92% 2
North of England +4 21 £37,500 -6.25% 3
East of England +23 18 £41,250 -28.26% 1
Yorkshire +32 17 £37,500 +25.00%
Midlands +24 13 £37,500 +1.35%
East Midlands +40 7 £30,000 -50.00%
West Midlands -4 6 £40,000 +14.29%
North West -20 4 £31,500 -25.88% 3
Scotland -56 3 £45,000 +32.35%
Wales +10 1 £27,500 -33.33% 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 243 (81.54%) JavaScript
2 229 (76.85%) Grunt
3 226 (75.84%) Agile Software Development
4 224 (75.17%) AngularJS
5 223 (74.83%) gulp
5 223 (74.83%) HTML
6 216 (72.48%) CSS
7 179 (60.07%) npm
8 168 (56.38%) Sass
8 168 (56.38%) Git (software)
9 143 (47.99%) CSS3
10 138 (46.31%) HTML5
11 128 (42.95%) Front End Development
12 113 (37.92%) TDD
13 108 (36.24%) jQuery
14 106 (35.57%) Node.js
15 103 (34.56%) .NET
16 99 (33.22%) Scrum
16 99 (33.22%) User Experience
17 94 (31.54%) RESTful
18 84 (28.19%) LESS
19 82 (27.52%) SQL
20 80 (26.85%) Web Development
21 70 (23.49%) React
22 66 (22.15%) MVC
23 61 (20.47%) OO
23 61 (20.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 61 (20.47%) BDD
24 57 (19.13%) Java
25 55 (18.46%) 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 28 (9.40%) Drupal
2 23 (7.72%) CMS
3 19 (6.38%) IIS
4 18 (6.04%) EPiServer
5 15 (5.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 14 (4.70%) WordPress
7 9 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (3.02%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.01%) Umbraco
9 3 (1.01%) nginx
10 2 (0.67%) Jetty
10 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.34%) Confluence
11 1 (0.34%) JBoss
11 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (3.02%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.67%) HipChat
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (4.36%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 179 (60.07%) npm
2 40 (13.42%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (12.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (6.71%) Firebase
5 19 (6.38%) SaaS
6 9 (3.02%) PaaS
7 7 (2.35%) TestFlight
8 4 (1.34%) GitHub
9 3 (1.01%) Google Analytics
9 3 (1.01%) Heroku
10 2 (0.67%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.67%) Office 365
11 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.34%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.34%) Route 53
11 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.36%) HTTP
2 2 (0.67%) DNS
2 2 (0.67%) SSL
3 1 (0.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (17.79%) MySQL
2 51 (17.11%) SQL Server
3 50 (16.78%) NoSQL
4 36 (12.08%) MongoDB
5 27 (9.06%) Redis
6 23 (7.72%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (7.38%) Event Store
8 17 (5.70%) Couchbase
8 17 (5.70%) SQLite
9 10 (3.36%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.67%) DB2
10 2 (0.67%) HDInsight
10 2 (0.67%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 229 (76.85%) Grunt
2 223 (74.83%) gulp
3 168 (56.38%) Git (software)
4 46 (15.44%) Karma Test Runner
5 44 (14.77%) Protractor
6 43 (14.43%) webpack
7 41 (13.76%) Visual Studio
8 35 (11.74%) Mocha
9 31 (10.40%) Jasmine
10 30 (10.07%) Selenium
11 29 (9.73%) Jenkins
12 26 (8.72%) Firebug
13 23 (7.72%) TeamCity
14 21 (7.05%) Vagrant
15 20 (6.71%) Octopus Deploy
15 20 (6.71%) PostCSS
16 18 (6.04%) Sinon.JS
16 18 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (5.70%) PHPUnit
17 17 (5.70%) Subversion
General
1 40 (13.42%) Finance
2 25 (8.39%) Retail
3 24 (8.05%) Games
4 22 (7.38%) Marketing
5 18 (6.04%) Advertising
6 6 (2.01%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.68%) Electronics
7 5 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.01%) Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Front Office
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 250 (83.89%) Developer
2 88 (29.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 79 (26.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 75 (25.17%) Senior Developer
5 42 (14.09%) Angular Developer
6 33 (11.07%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 29 (9.73%) Full Stack Developer
8 28 (9.40%) Lead Developer
9 25 (8.39%) .NET Developer
10 24 (8.05%) PHP Developer
11 22 (7.38%) Applications Developer
11 22 (7.38%) DevOps Engineer
11 22 (7.38%) Web Developer
12 21 (7.05%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 19 (6.38%) Junior
13 19 (6.38%) Junior Developer
14 18 (6.04%) Android Developer
14 18 (6.04%) C# Developer
15 14 (4.70%) Node.js Developer
16 13 (4.36%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (75.17%) AngularJS
2 223 (74.83%) HTML
3 216 (72.48%) CSS
4 168 (56.38%) Sass
5 143 (47.99%) CSS3
6 138 (46.31%) HTML5
7 108 (36.24%) jQuery
8 106 (35.57%) Node.js
9 103 (34.56%) .NET
10 94 (31.54%) RESTful
11 84 (28.19%) LESS
12 70 (23.49%) React
13 61 (20.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 55 (18.46%) REST
15 54 (18.12%) Web Services
16 52 (17.45%) XML
17 49 (16.44%) ASP.NET
18 47 (15.77%) Backbone.js
19 43 (14.43%) SOAP
20 38 (12.75%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 99 (33.22%) User Experience
2 22 (7.38%) Clustering
3 18 (6.04%) Cloud Native
3 18 (6.04%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.69%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.69%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.69%) PlayStation
4 11 (3.69%) Xbox
5 7 (2.35%) Fintech
6 5 (1.68%) Online Games
7 4 (1.34%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.01%) Tandem
8 3 (1.01%) W3C
9 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.67%) Animation
9 2 (0.67%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.67%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.44%) Linux
2 32 (10.74%) Windows
3 26 (8.72%) Android
4 16 (5.37%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.68%) CentOS
5 5 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.01%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (75.84%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (42.95%) Front End Development
3 113 (37.92%) TDD
4 99 (33.22%) Scrum
5 80 (26.85%) Web Development
6 66 (22.15%) MVC
7 61 (20.47%) BDD
7 61 (20.47%) OO
8 55 (18.46%) Microservices
9 54 (18.12%) DevOps
10 45 (15.10%) Responsive Web Design
11 39 (13.09%) Unit Testing
12 37 (12.42%) Software Engineering
13 35 (11.74%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (11.74%) Test Automation
14 34 (11.41%) OOP
15 32 (10.74%) Code Optimisation
16 30 (10.07%) Process Improvement
17 29 (9.73%) Mentoring
18 28 (9.40%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 243 (81.54%) JavaScript
2 82 (27.52%) SQL
3 57 (19.13%) Java
4 54 (18.12%) C#
5 46 (15.44%) TypeScript
6 41 (13.76%) PHP
7 27 (9.06%) Python
8 26 (8.72%) Bash Shell
9 22 (7.38%) ECMAScript
9 22 (7.38%) PowerShell
10 21 (7.05%) ES6
11 19 (6.38%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.35%) Ruby
12 7 (2.35%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.34%) C
14 3 (1.01%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (0.67%) C++
15 2 (0.67%) Go
15 2 (0.67%) R
16 1 (0.34%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 33 (11.07%) Degree
2 6 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.68%) PhD
4 4 (1.34%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.70%) QA
2 10 (3.36%) WCAG
3 7 (2.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (13.76%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (10.07%) Kubernetes
2 22 (7.38%) Docker Swarm
3 14 (4.70%) Puppet
4 3 (1.01%) cPanel
5 2 (0.67%) Terraform
6 1 (0.34%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (7.38%) Splunk
2 18 (6.04%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.03%) Sitecore
4 13 (4.36%) Marketo
5 7 (2.35%) Facebook
6 5 (1.68%) Google
6 5 (1.68%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.68%) SAP
7 3 (1.01%) Adobe
7 3 (1.01%) Zend
8 2 (0.67%) Civica
8 2 (0.67%) Databricks
8 2 (0.67%) IBM
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle
9 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.34%) Perforce
9 1 (0.34%) Twitter