Period
to 5 July 2020

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript Developer
UK
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 193 218 159
Rank change year-on-year +25 -59 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 1,396 2,390 3,971
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.77% 1.62% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.69% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,361 2,352 3,839
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,985 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.97% +1.97% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 74,972 141,263 171,390
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 95.89% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 60,327 112,784 139,236
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JavaScript Developer.

Salary trend for JavaScript Developer in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript Developer over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Salary histogram for JavaScript Developer in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 5 July 2020. 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 +17 1,303 £52,500 - 166
UK excluding London +26 771 £45,000 - 107
London +16 596 £70,000 +7.69% 61
South East +43 243 £47,500 -5.00% 27
North of England +66 218 £47,500 +7.95% 32
Work from Home -5 143 £52,500 -4.55% 33
Yorkshire +87 119 £47,500 +5.56% 12
South West +67 119 £42,500 -5.56% 9
Midlands +61 83 £45,000 +12.50% 27
North West +26 74 £48,750 +21.88% 18
Scotland +75 48 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Midlands +66 44 £45,000 +12.50% 15
East of England -22 42 £45,000 -10.00% 10
East Midlands +34 38 £42,500 +6.25% 12
North East +27 25 £45,250 +0.56% 2
Wales +23 18 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Northern Ireland +21 5 £50,000 -

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, JavaScript Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 1,396 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 707 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
3 687 (49.21%) React
4 658 (47.13%) HTML
5 628 (44.99%) CSS
6 595 (42.62%) Node.js
7 506 (36.25%) AngularJS
8 379 (27.15%) Front End Development
9 281 (20.13%) Git (software)
10 275 (19.70%) AWS
11 273 (19.56%) TypeScript
12 270 (19.34%) HTML5
13 256 (18.34%) Web Development
14 244 (17.48%) Vue.js
15 242 (17.34%) Software Engineering
16 239 (17.12%) TDD
17 233 (16.69%) C#
18 227 (16.26%) Java
19 218 (15.62%) .NET
20 216 (15.47%) DevOps
21 214 (15.33%) Azure
22 213 (15.26%) Redux
23 205 (14.68%) Python
24 189 (13.54%) Finance
25 182 (13.04%) SQL
26 177 (12.68%) Docker
27 170 (12.18%) CSS3
28 167 (11.96%) User Experience
29 163 (11.68%) Microservices
30 159 (11.39%) Scrum

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
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 46 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
2 43 (3.08%) CMS
3 23 (1.65%) Apache
3 23 (1.65%) WordPress
4 19 (1.36%) IIS
5 13 (0.93%) nginx
5 13 (0.93%) SharePoint
6 11 (0.79%) Confluence
7 10 (0.72%) MQSeries
8 7 (0.50%) Headless CMS
9 6 (0.43%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.36%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.29%) Drupal
11 4 (0.29%) Gunicorn
12 3 (0.21%) Orchard CMS
12 3 (0.21%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.14%) Ethereum
14 1 (0.072%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.072%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
1 13 (0.93%) Photoshop
2 12 (0.86%) Sketch
3 9 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.14%) Zeplin
7 1 (0.072%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.072%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.072%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (0.93%) Magento
2 4 (0.29%) Shopify
3 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 275 (19.70%) AWS
2 214 (15.33%) Azure
3 95 (6.81%) Serverless
4 93 (6.66%) GCP
5 57 (4.08%) AWS Lambda
6 55 (3.94%) SaaS
7 37 (2.65%) GitHub
8 27 (1.93%) npm
9 24 (1.72%) Azure Functions
10 21 (1.50%) Firebase
11 19 (1.36%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
13 10 (0.72%) Office 365
14 9 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.57%) IBM Cloud
16 7 (0.50%) Amazon ECS
17 6 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
17 6 (0.43%) PaaS
18 5 (0.36%) Power Automate
18 5 (0.36%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.79%) Internet
2 14 (1.00%) HTTP
3 10 (0.72%) DNS
4 6 (0.43%) RTP
5 5 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.29%) Network Security
6 4 (0.29%) Wireless
7 3 (0.21%) MQTT
8 2 (0.14%) 3GPP
8 2 (0.14%) Skype
8 2 (0.14%) SMTP
9 1 (0.072%) SNMP
9 1 (0.072%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (8.95%) MongoDB
2 109 (7.81%) MySQL
3 97 (6.95%) SQL Server
4 57 (4.08%) NoSQL
5 43 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (2.44%) Relational Database
7 19 (1.36%) Redis
7 19 (1.36%) SQL Server 2019
8 12 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 12 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (0.72%) RDBMS
9 10 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
11 8 (0.57%) Big Data
12 6 (0.43%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (0.43%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.43%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.36%) Cosmos DB
14 4 (0.29%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 281 (20.13%) Git (software)
2 149 (10.67%) webpack
3 58 (4.15%) gulp
4 54 (3.87%) Grunt
5 44 (3.15%) Jasmine
6 43 (3.08%) JIRA
7 38 (2.72%) Jenkins
8 35 (2.51%) Bitbucket
9 30 (2.15%) Subversion
10 29 (2.08%) Babel
10 29 (2.08%) Visual Studio
11 28 (2.01%) Mocha
12 25 (1.79%) RStudio
12 25 (1.79%) Selenium
12 25 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
13 21 (1.50%) Cypress.io
14 18 (1.29%) Maven
15 16 (1.15%) Xcode
16 15 (1.07%) Mercurial
17 14 (1.00%) Gradle
General
1 189 (13.54%) Finance
2 63 (4.51%) Banking
3 61 (4.37%) Retail
4 53 (3.80%) Marketing
5 46 (3.30%) Games
6 38 (2.72%) Investment Banking
7 36 (2.58%) Front Office
8 25 (1.79%) Financial Institution
9 13 (0.93%) Public Sector
10 7 (0.50%) Electronics
11 6 (0.43%) Legal
11 6 (0.43%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.36%) Law
12 5 (0.36%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.29%) German Language
14 3 (0.21%) Advertising
14 3 (0.21%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.21%) Publishing
15 2 (0.14%) Automotive
15 2 (0.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 687 (49.21%) React
2 658 (47.13%) HTML
3 628 (44.99%) CSS
4 595 (42.62%) Node.js
5 506 (36.25%) AngularJS
6 270 (19.34%) HTML5
7 244 (17.48%) Vue.js
8 218 (15.62%) .NET
9 213 (15.26%) Redux
10 170 (12.18%) CSS3
11 157 (11.25%) jQuery
12 153 (10.96%) Sass
13 134 (9.60%) Web Services
14 127 (9.10%) REST
15 110 (7.88%) ASP.NET
16 105 (7.52%) GraphQL
17 98 (7.02%) RESTful
18 81 (5.80%) .NET Core
18 81 (5.80%) React Native
19 72 (5.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 167 (11.96%) User Experience
2 126 (9.03%) Greenfield Project
3 64 (4.58%) Mobile App
4 56 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (2.65%) Cloud Native
5 37 (2.65%) Equities
5 37 (2.65%) Fixed Income
6 36 (2.58%) Derivative
6 36 (2.58%) Hedge funds
7 33 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 21 (1.50%) Algorithms
9 20 (1.43%) Data Structures
9 20 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
11 11 (0.79%) Blog
12 9 (0.64%) W3C
13 8 (0.57%) Analytical Mindset
14 7 (0.50%) Augmented Reality
14 7 (0.50%) Digital Media
14 7 (0.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 101 (7.23%) Linux
2 36 (2.58%) Android
3 33 (2.36%) Apple iOS
4 32 (2.29%) Windows
5 29 (2.08%) Unix
6 6 (0.43%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 707 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
2 379 (27.15%) Front End Development
3 256 (18.34%) Web Development
4 242 (17.34%) Software Engineering
5 239 (17.12%) TDD
6 216 (15.47%) DevOps
7 163 (11.68%) Microservices
8 159 (11.39%) Scrum
9 151 (10.82%) MVC
10 148 (10.60%) BDD
11 144 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
12 133 (9.53%) OO
13 116 (8.31%) Unit Testing
14 108 (7.74%) Problem-Solving
15 97 (6.95%) Mentoring
16 91 (6.52%) Test Automation
17 79 (5.66%) E-Commerce
18 77 (5.52%) Fintech
19 65 (4.66%) Analytics
20 58 (4.15%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,396 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 273 (19.56%) TypeScript
3 233 (16.69%) C#
4 227 (16.26%) Java
5 205 (14.68%) Python
6 182 (13.04%) SQL
7 159 (11.39%) PHP
8 137 (9.81%) ES6
9 25 (1.79%) T-SQL
10 24 (1.72%) Kotlin
10 24 (1.72%) Ruby
11 22 (1.58%) Go
12 21 (1.50%) C++
13 18 (1.29%) Scala
14 16 (1.15%) Bash Shell
15 14 (1.00%) ES7
15 14 (1.00%) Java 8
16 13 (0.93%) C
17 12 (0.86%) R
18 11 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 88 (6.30%) Degree
2 23 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (0.50%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.29%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.21%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.072%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.072%) PhD
9 1 (0.072%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.73%) QA
2 8 (0.57%) WCAG
3 1 (0.072%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 177 (12.68%) Docker
2 5 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 113 (8.09%) Kubernetes
2 36 (2.58%) Terraform
3 6 (0.43%) Kibana
4 5 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.21%) Ansible
7 2 (0.14%) Grafana
7 2 (0.14%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.072%) Graphite
8 1 (0.072%) Graylog
8 1 (0.072%) Packer
8 1 (0.072%) Plesk
8 1 (0.072%) Puppet
Vendors
1 90 (6.45%) Google
2 72 (5.16%) Microsoft
3 26 (1.86%) Adobe
4 24 (1.72%) Oracle
5 9 (0.64%) IBM
5 9 (0.64%) Telerik
5 9 (0.64%) Xamarin
6 6 (0.43%) Mapbox
6 6 (0.43%) Sitecore
6 6 (0.43%) Zend
7 5 (0.36%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.36%) BT
7 5 (0.36%) SAP
8 4 (0.29%) DevExpress
8 4 (0.29%) hybris
9 3 (0.21%) New Relic
9 3 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.21%) Snapchat
10 2 (0.14%) Hotjar
10 2 (0.14%) HP