Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bower
UK
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 958 951 876
Rank change year-on-year -7 -75 +52
Permanent jobs citing Bower 177 276 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.76% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 91 220 299
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,125 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £68,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -11.76%

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 31,378 36,172 34,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.85% 20.16% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25,156 29,482 29,851
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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -24 175 £45,000 -10.00% 17
London -6 104 £53,750 +7.50% 4
UK excluding London +11 73 £43,750 -12.50% 14
South East +8 30 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Midlands +52 19 £35,000 +16.67% 6
North of England +20 14 £30,000 -20.00% 2
West Midlands +56 12 £70,000 +75.00% 3
Yorkshire +32 10 £30,000 -20.00% 2
East Midlands +22 7 £35,000 +20.69% 3
South West -12 6 £44,000 -23.48% 1
East of England +26 3 £57,500 +27.78%
North West +22 3 £32,750 +3.97%
Scotland +3 1 £70,000 +55.56%
North East - 1 £28,000 -

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 168 (94.92%) JavaScript
2 141 (79.66%) gulp
3 138 (77.97%) npm
3 138 (77.97%) HTML
4 137 (77.40%) CSS
5 133 (75.14%) Git (software)
6 128 (72.32%) AngularJS
7 125 (70.62%) Agile Software Development
8 103 (58.19%) HTML5
9 101 (57.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 98 (55.37%) NoSQL
11 93 (52.54%) CSS3
12 92 (51.98%) jQuery
13 91 (51.41%) RESTful
14 87 (49.15%) Degree
14 87 (49.15%) .NET
15 84 (47.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 84 (47.46%) Sass
16 82 (46.33%) Software Engineering
16 82 (46.33%) TDD
17 81 (45.76%) SQL
17 81 (45.76%) Mocha
18 79 (44.63%) Responsive Web Design
18 79 (44.63%) Protractor
19 78 (44.07%) Karma Test Runner
19 78 (44.07%) Amazon AWS
20 76 (42.94%) Problem-Solving
21 74 (41.81%) Microservices
22 71 (40.11%) DevOps
22 71 (40.11%) MongoDB

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 70 (39.55%) CMS
2 62 (35.03%) EPiServer
3 33 (18.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 14 (7.91%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (4.52%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.26%) concrete5
6 4 (2.26%) ExpressionEngine
6 4 (2.26%) nginx
7 2 (1.13%) IIS
8 1 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.56%) Drupal
8 1 (0.56%) JBoss
8 1 (0.56%) Mule
8 1 (0.56%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 31 (17.51%) Eloqua
2 4 (2.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 138 (77.97%) npm
2 78 (44.07%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (37.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (10.17%) GitHub
5 6 (3.39%) SaaS
6 5 (2.82%) Yarn
7 4 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (2.26%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.26%) Sage Pay
8 2 (1.13%) NuGet
9 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.39%) HTTP
2 4 (2.26%) DNS
3 3 (1.69%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.69%) Internet
3 3 (1.69%) MQTT
3 3 (1.69%) NFC
3 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.56%) FTP
4 1 (0.56%) Network Security
4 1 (0.56%) SMTP
4 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (55.37%) NoSQL
2 71 (40.11%) MongoDB
3 57 (32.20%) SQL Server
4 35 (19.77%) CouchDB
5 31 (17.51%) Couchbase
6 27 (15.25%) MySQL
7 17 (9.60%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (6.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.26%) Redis
10 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.56%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 141 (79.66%) gulp
2 133 (75.14%) Git (software)
3 84 (47.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 81 (45.76%) Mocha
5 79 (44.63%) Protractor
6 78 (44.07%) Karma Test Runner
7 66 (37.29%) Octopus Deploy
7 66 (37.29%) Selenium
8 65 (36.72%) Visual Studio
9 64 (36.16%) TeamCity
10 63 (35.59%) Grunt
11 62 (35.03%) Sinon.JS
12 52 (29.38%) webpack
13 30 (16.95%) Jenkins
14 25 (14.12%) Jasmine
15 20 (11.30%) Subversion
16 12 (6.78%) Babel
17 11 (6.21%) Bitbucket
17 11 (6.21%) JSUnit
17 11 (6.21%) PHPUnit
General
1 38 (21.47%) Marketing
2 32 (18.08%) Advertising
3 11 (6.21%) Finance
4 10 (5.65%) Games
4 10 (5.65%) Retail
5 3 (1.69%) Banking
6 2 (1.13%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Law
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 147 (83.05%) Developer
2 58 (32.77%) .NET Developer
3 34 (19.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 30 (16.95%) ASP.NET Developer
5 29 (16.38%) C# Developer
6 23 (12.99%) React Developer
7 19 (10.73%) Full Stack Developer
8 17 (9.60%) Senior Developer
9 15 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (8.47%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (6.21%) Analyst
11 10 (5.65%) PHP Developer
12 9 (5.08%) Digital Developer
12 9 (5.08%) Principal Engineer
13 8 (4.52%) Node.js Developer
14 6 (3.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (3.39%) HTML Developer
14 6 (3.39%) Web Developer
15 5 (2.82%) HTML CSS Developer
15 5 (2.82%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (77.97%) HTML
2 137 (77.40%) CSS
3 128 (72.32%) AngularJS
4 103 (58.19%) HTML5
5 101 (57.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 93 (52.54%) CSS3
7 92 (51.98%) jQuery
8 91 (51.41%) RESTful
9 87 (49.15%) .NET
10 84 (47.46%) Sass
11 70 (39.55%) Gherkin
12 68 (38.42%) LESS
13 65 (36.72%) Ember.js
14 64 (36.16%) Backbone.js
15 62 (35.03%) Chai
15 62 (35.03%) MEAN Stack
16 61 (34.46%) ASP.NET
16 61 (34.46%) React
17 49 (27.68%) Node.js
18 31 (17.51%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 51 (28.81%) User Experience
2 31 (17.51%) Cloud Native
3 12 (6.78%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.08%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.95%) NHS
6 5 (2.82%) PlayStation
6 5 (2.82%) Xbox
7 4 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.69%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.69%) Social Network
9 2 (1.13%) Animation
9 2 (1.13%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.56%) Blog
10 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.56%) Fintech
10 1 (0.56%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.56%) RIA
10 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.17%) Linux
2 7 (3.95%) CentOS
3 6 (3.39%) Ubuntu
4 5 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (70.62%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (46.33%) Software Engineering
2 82 (46.33%) TDD
3 79 (44.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 76 (42.94%) Problem-Solving
5 74 (41.81%) Microservices
6 71 (40.11%) DevOps
7 67 (37.85%) BDD
8 65 (36.72%) Analytics
8 65 (36.72%) Progressive Web App
9 63 (35.59%) Refactoring
10 62 (35.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 62 (35.03%) Performance Management
10 62 (35.03%) Web Application Development
11 61 (34.46%) Data Science
12 55 (31.07%) MVC
13 53 (29.94%) Workflow
14 51 (28.81%) Front End Development
15 43 (24.29%) SEO
16 36 (20.34%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 168 (94.92%) JavaScript
2 81 (45.76%) SQL
3 48 (27.12%) C#
4 26 (14.69%) PHP
5 22 (12.43%) ES6
6 19 (10.73%) TypeScript
7 8 (4.52%) Java
7 8 (4.52%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.69%) Python
9 2 (1.13%) ES7
9 2 (1.13%) Groovy
9 2 (1.13%) Perl
9 2 (1.13%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.13%) Ruby
9 2 (1.13%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.56%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 87 (49.15%) Degree
2 31 (17.51%) SAFe Agilist
3 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.08%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) GDPR
2 3 (1.69%) PMO
3 2 (1.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (14.12%) Docker
2 12 (6.78%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.56%) Ansible
3 1 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 34 (19.21%) Sitecore
2 31 (17.51%) Marketo
3 28 (15.82%) Alias
4 21 (11.86%) Microsoft
5 11 (6.21%) Twitter
6 7 (3.95%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.82%) Apple
8 4 (2.26%) PayPal
8 4 (2.26%) Zend
9 2 (1.13%) Adobe
9 2 (1.13%) Facebook
9 2 (1.13%) Google
10 1 (0.56%) MuleSoft