Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bower
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 995 904 1008
Rank change year-on-year -91 +104 +44
Permanent jobs citing Bower 191 298 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.86% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 104 230 256
UK median annual salary £48,750 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +10.53% -5.94%
10th Percentile £27,800 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,875 £75,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% -25.00%

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 34,846 36,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.75% 20.13% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29,280 28,999 31,165
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -113 181 £50,000 -4.76% 43
London -73 111 £51,000 -11.30% 14
UK excluding London -33 80 £45,000 -5.26% 29
South East -11 30 £70,000 +47.37% 15
North of England +24 21 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Yorkshire +35 16 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Midlands 0 8 £41,250 +3.13% 4
East of England -13 8 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Scotland -23 8 - -
West Midlands +10 6 £37,500 -6.25% 1
North West +1 5 £72,500 +130.16% 4
South West -18 3 £57,500 +2.22% 1
Wales +14 2 £34,000 +13.33%
East Midlands +2 2 £42,500 +13.33% 3

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 175 (91.62%) JavaScript
2 153 (80.10%) gulp
3 151 (79.06%) CSS
4 150 (78.53%) HTML
4 150 (78.53%) AngularJS
5 143 (74.87%) npm
6 132 (69.11%) Agile Software Development
7 129 (67.54%) Git (software)
8 121 (63.35%) HTML5
9 110 (57.59%) jQuery
10 107 (56.02%) Sass
11 101 (52.88%) Mocha
12 96 (50.26%) SQL
13 94 (49.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 91 (47.64%) TDD
14 91 (47.64%) CSS3
15 87 (45.55%) LESS
15 87 (45.55%) Responsive Web Design
15 87 (45.55%) .NET
16 86 (45.03%) DevOps
17 84 (43.98%) Degree
18 83 (43.46%) MVC
18 83 (43.46%) NoSQL
19 82 (42.93%) Team Foundation Server
20 81 (42.41%) Backbone.js
21 80 (41.88%) BDD
22 79 (41.36%) Software Engineering
22 79 (41.36%) User Experience
23 78 (40.84%) RESTful
24 77 (40.31%) Microsoft Azure

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 72 (37.70%) CMS
2 66 (34.55%) EPiServer
3 41 (21.47%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (4.19%) Confluence
5 6 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (3.14%) JBoss
5 6 (3.14%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.14%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.14%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.62%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.57%) concrete5
7 3 (1.57%) ExpressionEngine
7 3 (1.57%) nginx
7 3 (1.57%) WordPress
8 1 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.52%) IIS
8 1 (0.52%) Mule
8 1 (0.52%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.52%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 40 (20.94%) Eloqua
2 4 (2.09%) Magento
3 3 (1.57%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 143 (74.87%) npm
2 77 (40.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 76 (39.79%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.66%) NuGet
5 5 (2.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.09%) SaaS
7 3 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.57%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.57%) Sage Pay
7 3 (1.57%) Slack
8 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.05%) IaaS
9 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.52%) PaaS
9 1 (0.52%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.09%) DNS
2 1 (0.52%) DHCP
2 1 (0.52%) FTP
2 1 (0.52%) HTTP
2 1 (0.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) MQTT
2 1 (0.52%) SMTP
2 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (43.46%) NoSQL
2 75 (39.27%) MongoDB
3 58 (30.37%) SQL Server
4 47 (24.61%) Couchbase
5 35 (18.32%) MySQL
6 27 (14.14%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (11.52%) CouchDB
8 6 (3.14%) Redis
9 4 (2.09%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.57%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 153 (80.10%) gulp
2 129 (67.54%) Git (software)
3 101 (52.88%) Mocha
4 82 (42.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 77 (40.31%) Karma Test Runner
6 76 (39.79%) Protractor
7 75 (39.27%) Grunt
8 71 (37.17%) Octopus Deploy
8 71 (37.17%) TeamCity
9 70 (36.65%) Visual Studio
10 68 (35.60%) Selenium
11 66 (34.55%) Sinon.JS
12 33 (17.28%) webpack
13 26 (13.61%) Jasmine
14 24 (12.57%) Vagrant
15 20 (10.47%) Jenkins
16 9 (4.71%) Bitbucket
17 8 (4.19%) Sonatype Nexus
18 7 (3.66%) Gradle
19 6 (3.14%) SonarQube
General
1 52 (27.23%) Finance
2 46 (24.08%) Marketing
3 41 (21.47%) Advertising
4 12 (6.28%) Games
5 10 (5.24%) Banking
6 4 (2.09%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.57%) Law
8 2 (1.05%) Retail
9 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 164 (85.86%) Developer
2 54 (28.27%) .NET Developer
3 38 (19.90%) Full Stack Developer
4 34 (17.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 30 (15.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 28 (14.66%) C# Developer
7 23 (12.04%) Senior Developer
8 20 (10.47%) Node.js Developer
9 18 (9.42%) EPiServer Developer
10 15 (7.85%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (6.81%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 11 (5.76%) Java Developer
13 10 (5.24%) Applications Developer
13 10 (5.24%) DevOps Engineer
14 8 (4.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (4.19%) Java Engineer
15 7 (3.66%) Angular Developer
15 7 (3.66%) Digital Developer
15 7 (3.66%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (79.06%) CSS
2 150 (78.53%) AngularJS
2 150 (78.53%) HTML
3 121 (63.35%) HTML5
4 110 (57.59%) jQuery
5 107 (56.02%) Sass
6 94 (49.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 91 (47.64%) CSS3
8 87 (45.55%) .NET
8 87 (45.55%) LESS
9 81 (42.41%) Backbone.js
10 78 (40.84%) RESTful
11 72 (37.70%) Ember.js
12 69 (36.13%) Gherkin
13 67 (35.08%) MEAN Stack
14 66 (34.55%) Chai
15 57 (29.84%) Node.js
16 38 (19.90%) React
17 35 (18.32%) ASP.NET
18 26 (13.61%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 79 (41.36%) User Experience
2 47 (24.61%) Cloud Native
3 20 (10.47%) Linux Command Line
4 13 (6.81%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.76%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.19%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.09%) PlayStation
7 4 (2.09%) Xbox
8 3 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.57%) Clustering
8 3 (1.57%) Fintech
9 2 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.05%) NHS
9 2 (1.05%) W3C
10 1 (0.52%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.14%) Linux
2 20 (10.47%) Ubuntu
3 10 (5.24%) Android
3 10 (5.24%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.62%) Windows
5 3 (1.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (69.11%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (47.64%) TDD
3 87 (45.55%) Responsive Web Design
4 86 (45.03%) DevOps
5 83 (43.46%) MVC
6 80 (41.88%) BDD
7 79 (41.36%) Software Engineering
8 76 (39.79%) Microservices
9 70 (36.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 70 (36.65%) Problem-Solving
10 69 (36.13%) Analytics
11 68 (35.60%) Web Application Development
12 67 (35.08%) Progressive Web App
13 66 (34.55%) Data Science
13 66 (34.55%) Performance Management
13 66 (34.55%) Refactoring
14 46 (24.08%) SEO
15 45 (23.56%) Web Development
16 42 (21.99%) Workflow
17 40 (20.94%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 175 (91.62%) JavaScript
2 96 (50.26%) SQL
3 53 (27.75%) C#
4 33 (17.28%) Java
5 30 (15.71%) ES6
6 13 (6.81%) PHP
7 10 (5.24%) Ruby
7 10 (5.24%) TypeScript
8 8 (4.19%) Java 8
9 6 (3.14%) Python
10 4 (2.09%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.09%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.57%) Scala
12 1 (0.52%) C
12 1 (0.52%) C++
12 1 (0.52%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 84 (43.98%) Degree
2 47 (24.61%) SAFe Agilist
3 11 (5.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.52%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.66%) QA
2 2 (1.05%) WAI
2 2 (1.05%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (13.61%) Docker
2 3 (1.57%) Varnish
3 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (4.71%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.57%) Ansible
2 3 (1.57%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.52%) Puppet
3 1 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 41 (21.47%) Sitecore
2 40 (20.94%) Marketo
3 25 (13.09%) Alias
4 10 (5.24%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (4.19%) Google
6 7 (3.66%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.62%) Twitter
7 5 (2.62%) Zend
8 3 (1.57%) PayPal
8 3 (1.57%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.57%) Splunk
9 2 (1.05%) Adobe
10 1 (0.52%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.52%) VMware