Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Express skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Express over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Express
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 717 911 1060
Rank change year-on-year +194 +149 +100
Permanent jobs citing Express 496 318 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.43% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 463 288 191
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £35,425 £32,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +2.86%

Express is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72426 74194 82052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.10% 39.01% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 60216 64420 70119
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.33%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,091 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.97% +5.23% -

Express
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Express as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Express in the UK

Express
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Express.

Salary trend for Express in the UK

Express
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Express over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Express in the UK

Express
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Express 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 +153 471 £55,000 - 49
London +63 286 £65,000 +4.00% 30
UK excluding London +145 204 £40,000 -5.88% 20
South East +86 57 £43,750 -23.91% 5
East of England +51 40 £47,500 -20.83% 3
North of England +4 35 £40,000 -5.88% 6
North West -3 32 £40,000 -5.88% 5
South West +16 30 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Midlands +27 25 £30,000 -25.00% 3
West Midlands +4 24 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Wales +22 13 £41,500 +5.06%
Yorkshire +16 3 £33,000 -13.16% 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £40,000 -
East Midlands +35 1 £30,000 -24.05% 1
Scotland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Express 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 Express.

1 458 (92.34%) Node.js
2 430 (86.69%) JavaScript
3 328 (66.13%) CSS
4 307 (61.90%) HTML
5 289 (58.27%) AngularJS
6 221 (44.56%) React
7 211 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
8 194 (39.11%) CSS3
9 177 (35.69%) Front End Development
10 162 (32.66%) HTML5
11 150 (30.24%) Git (software)
12 135 (27.22%) webpack
13 133 (26.81%) TDD
14 121 (24.40%) MongoDB
15 120 (24.19%) REST
16 116 (23.39%) ES6
17 112 (22.58%) jQuery
18 110 (22.18%) Grunt
19 109 (21.98%) OO
20 106 (21.37%) Sass
21 101 (20.36%) Docker
22 98 (19.76%) gulp
23 89 (17.94%) npm
24 86 (17.34%) Backbone.js
25 85 (17.14%) MEAN Stack
26 80 (16.13%) MVC
27 78 (15.73%) Redux
28 76 (15.32%) Java
29 74 (14.92%) Linux
29 74 (14.92%) Microservices

Express
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 41 (8.27%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (6.65%) Drupal
3 14 (2.82%) CMS
3 14 (2.82%) IIS
4 7 (1.41%) Apache
5 6 (1.21%) Ethereum
5 6 (1.21%) nginx
6 5 (1.01%) Hyperledger
7 4 (0.81%) Mongoose
7 4 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.60%) ColdFusion
8 3 (0.60%) Confluence
8 3 (0.60%) JBoss
8 3 (0.60%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.60%) WordPress
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.81%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 89 (17.94%) npm
2 70 (14.11%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (8.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (5.44%) SaaS
5 22 (4.44%) GitHub
6 18 (3.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (2.42%) Amazon SQS
8 10 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (1.21%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.21%) Heroku
10 5 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (1.01%) Google App Engine
10 5 (1.01%) Serverless
10 5 (1.01%) Slack
10 5 (1.01%) Trello
11 3 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.60%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.60%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.42%) HTTP
2 8 (1.61%) Internet
3 5 (1.01%) Skype
4 3 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (24.40%) MongoDB
2 72 (14.52%) MySQL
3 44 (8.87%) Relational Database
4 42 (8.47%) SQL Server
5 38 (7.66%) NoSQL
6 23 (4.64%) Big Data
7 22 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (4.44%) Redis
8 17 (3.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 13 (2.62%) Blockchain
10 12 (2.42%) MariaDB
11 7 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (1.41%) DocumentDB
12 4 (0.81%) GIS
12 4 (0.81%) SQLite
13 3 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (0.60%) Electronic Patient Records
13 3 (0.60%) OpenTSDB
13 3 (0.60%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 150 (30.24%) Git (software)
2 135 (27.22%) webpack
3 110 (22.18%) Grunt
4 98 (19.76%) gulp
5 51 (10.28%) Mocha
6 37 (7.46%) Bower
6 37 (7.46%) Jasmine
7 29 (5.85%) Jenkins
8 25 (5.04%) Firebug
9 23 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (3.23%) Babel
10 16 (3.23%) Subversion
10 16 (3.23%) Vagrant
11 14 (2.82%) Cucumber
11 14 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
12 13 (2.62%) Karma Test Runner
13 12 (2.42%) Selenium
14 11 (2.22%) git-flow
15 5 (1.01%) RSpec
16 4 (0.81%) Robot Framework
General
1 73 (14.72%) Finance
2 55 (11.09%) Retail
3 24 (4.84%) Banking
4 21 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.63%) Advertising
6 14 (2.82%) Marketing
7 7 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.41%) Publishing
8 6 (1.21%) Automotive
9 5 (1.01%) Electronics
10 4 (0.81%) Games
10 4 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.60%) Back Office
11 3 (0.60%) Digital Economy
11 3 (0.60%) Law
11 3 (0.60%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.20%) Front Office
13 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 420 (84.68%) Developer
2 196 (39.52%) JavaScript Developer
3 133 (26.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 69 (13.91%) Senior Developer
5 63 (12.70%) Node.js Developer
6 44 (8.87%) Full Stack Developer
7 40 (8.06%) Angular Developer
7 40 (8.06%) Web Developer
8 32 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
8 32 (6.45%) HTML Developer
9 28 (5.65%) Software Developer
10 26 (5.24%) Lead Developer
11 25 (5.04%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 25 (5.04%) Software Engineer
12 23 (4.64%) Applications Developer
12 23 (4.64%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 22 (4.44%) PHP Developer
14 19 (3.83%) Junior
15 18 (3.63%) JavaScript Engineer
16 17 (3.43%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 458 (92.34%) Node.js
2 328 (66.13%) CSS
3 307 (61.90%) HTML
4 289 (58.27%) AngularJS
5 221 (44.56%) React
6 194 (39.11%) CSS3
7 162 (32.66%) HTML5
8 120 (24.19%) REST
9 112 (22.58%) jQuery
10 106 (21.37%) Sass
11 86 (17.34%) Backbone.js
12 85 (17.14%) MEAN Stack
13 78 (15.73%) Redux
14 69 (13.91%) RESTful
15 65 (13.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 60 (12.10%) .NET
17 53 (10.69%) SOAP
18 52 (10.48%) XML
19 43 (8.67%) Web Services
20 42 (8.47%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.31%) User Experience
2 39 (7.86%) Greenfield Project
3 33 (6.65%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.02%) Fintech
4 15 (3.02%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.82%) Digital Media
6 11 (2.22%) Social Media
7 10 (2.02%) Over-the-Top Content
8 9 (1.81%) Video\Live Streaming
9 7 (1.41%) Cloud Native
9 7 (1.41%) Semantic Web
10 6 (1.21%) Bitcoin
10 6 (1.21%) Equities
10 6 (1.21%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.21%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.21%) PKI
10 6 (1.21%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.01%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 74 (14.92%) Linux
2 16 (3.23%) Android
3 12 (2.42%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.60%) Unix
5 1 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (35.69%) Front End Development
3 133 (26.81%) TDD
4 109 (21.98%) OO
5 80 (16.13%) MVC
6 74 (14.92%) Microservices
7 73 (14.72%) E-Commerce
8 70 (14.11%) Software Engineering
9 65 (13.10%) Web Development
10 58 (11.69%) DevOps
11 57 (11.49%) BDD
12 50 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (9.68%) Scrum
14 42 (8.47%) Mentoring
15 38 (7.66%) Unit Testing
16 36 (7.26%) Analytics
17 35 (7.06%) Responsive Web Design
18 32 (6.45%) Code Optimisation
19 30 (6.05%) Open Source
20 29 (5.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 430 (86.69%) JavaScript
2 116 (23.39%) ES6
3 76 (15.32%) Java
4 62 (12.50%) PHP
5 56 (11.29%) SQL
6 54 (10.89%) TypeScript
7 46 (9.27%) C#
8 29 (5.85%) Ruby
9 27 (5.44%) Python
10 18 (3.63%) T-SQL
11 14 (2.82%) VB.NET
12 12 (2.42%) C++
13 9 (1.81%) C
13 9 (1.81%) Go
14 8 (1.61%) Clojure
14 8 (1.61%) GraphQL
15 7 (1.41%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.01%) Solidity
17 4 (0.81%) ClojureScript
18 3 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 44 (8.87%) Degree
2 27 (5.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.21%) CTC Cleared
3 6 (1.21%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.81%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.23%) QA
2 4 (0.81%) WCAG
System Software
1 101 (20.36%) Docker
2 3 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (3.63%) Ansible
1 18 (3.63%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.62%) Puppet
3 11 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.22%) Terraform
4 3 (0.60%) Kibana
4 3 (0.60%) logstash
5 2 (0.40%) Packer
Vendors
1 40 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.45%) Google
3 23 (4.64%) Oracle
4 16 (3.23%) Twitter
5 5 (1.01%) Cognizant
5 5 (1.01%) SAP
6 4 (0.81%) ESRI
6 4 (0.81%) Facebook
6 4 (0.81%) Zend
7 3 (0.60%) Splunk
8 2 (0.40%) Adobe
8 2 (0.40%) Capita
8 2 (0.40%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.40%) IBM
9 1 (0.20%) Apple
9 1 (0.20%) Plumtree
9 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.20%) WorldPay