Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 119 119
Rank change year-on-year -23 0 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 4408 5070 5685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.45% 2.67% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 2.77% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4004 4716 5240
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%

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 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for JavaScript Developer in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JavaScript Developer in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Top 16 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 23 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 -21 4202 £47,500 - 380
UK excluding London +15 2552 £41,000 +2.50% 195
London -51 1802 £60,000 +9.09% 190
South East +17 835 £45,000 +5.88% 60
Midlands +2 577 £35,000 - 29
North of England -9 484 £40,000 - 56
West Midlands 0 388 £32,500 - 13
East of England +34 293 £45,000 -10.00% 24
North West -41 278 £40,000 - 23
South West +28 213 £40,000 +2.56% 21
East Midlands +28 189 £40,000 +6.67% 16
Yorkshire +11 165 £40,000 - 30
Scotland +23 108 £50,000 +25.00% 2
North East +13 41 £35,000 -6.67% 3
Wales +24 38 £37,500 +29.31% 2
Northern Ireland - 6 £38,250 - 1

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, JavaScript Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 4408 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3077 (69.80%) HTML
3 2943 (66.76%) CSS
4 2330 (52.86%) AngularJS
5 2060 (46.73%) Agile Software Development
6 1490 (33.80%) Front End Development
7 1485 (33.69%) React
8 1419 (32.19%) HTML5
9 1368 (31.03%) Node.js
10 1317 (29.88%) jQuery
11 1079 (24.48%) Web Development
12 1061 (24.07%) C#
13 1017 (23.07%) CSS3
14 966 (21.91%) SQL
15 962 (21.82%) .NET
16 918 (20.83%) MVC
17 865 (19.62%) Java
18 839 (19.03%) TDD
19 834 (18.92%) Git (software)
20 742 (16.83%) PHP
21 737 (16.72%) Finance
22 711 (16.13%) User Experience
23 701 (15.90%) Sass
24 678 (15.38%) OO
25 579 (13.14%) Scrum
26 567 (12.86%) Degree
27 558 (12.66%) ASP.NET
28 542 (12.30%) MySQL
29 483 (10.96%) Software Engineering
30 470 (10.66%) SQL Server

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
1 211 (4.79%) CMS
2 163 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 98 (2.22%) WordPress
4 95 (2.16%) Apache
5 72 (1.63%) IIS
6 64 (1.45%) Drupal
7 45 (1.02%) nginx
8 42 (0.95%) Umbraco
9 33 (0.75%) Apache Spark
9 33 (0.75%) SharePoint
10 29 (0.66%) Confluence
10 29 (0.66%) Tomcat
11 21 (0.48%) Ethereum
12 18 (0.41%) Apache Solr
13 13 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 13 (0.29%) EPiServer
13 13 (0.29%) Hyperledger
13 13 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
14 12 (0.27%) JBoss
15 10 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 113 (2.56%) Photoshop
2 73 (1.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 48 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 22 (0.50%) FileZilla
5 14 (0.32%) Chatbot
6 11 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
7 9 (0.20%) InVision
7 9 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 8 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (0.091%) InDesign
10 2 (0.045%) Pipeline Pilot
11 1 (0.023%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 55 (1.25%) Magento
2 26 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
3 17 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.091%) Cerner Millennium
5 4 (0.091%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.091%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.068%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.068%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.045%) R3 Corda
8 1 (0.023%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.023%) CiviCRM
8 1 (0.023%) MetaTrader
8 1 (0.023%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.023%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.023%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 375 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 275 (6.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 187 (4.24%) SaaS
4 169 (3.83%) npm
5 160 (3.63%) GitHub
6 54 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
7 45 (1.02%) Serverless
8 38 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 27 (0.61%) Heroku
10 24 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
11 19 (0.43%) Amazon S3
11 19 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
12 17 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
13 16 (0.36%) Bluemix
13 16 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
14 14 (0.32%) PaaS
14 14 (0.32%) Slack
15 12 (0.27%) Google Analytics
15 12 (0.27%) Sage Pay
16 11 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 151 (3.43%) Internet
2 99 (2.25%) HTTP
3 41 (0.93%) Intranet
4 25 (0.57%) FTP
5 23 (0.52%) Broadband
6 22 (0.50%) ATM
6 22 (0.50%) SMTP
7 21 (0.48%) SMS
8 20 (0.45%) Wireless
9 16 (0.36%) Extranet
10 12 (0.27%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.18%) DNS
12 7 (0.16%) Skype
13 6 (0.14%) MPLS
13 6 (0.14%) SSL
13 6 (0.14%) TCP/IP
14 5 (0.11%) CTI
15 2 (0.045%) LDAP
15 2 (0.045%) Network Security
16 1 (0.023%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 542 (12.30%) MySQL
2 470 (10.66%) SQL Server
3 334 (7.58%) NoSQL
4 313 (7.10%) MongoDB
5 163 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 144 (3.27%) Big Data
7 119 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
8 67 (1.52%) Redis
9 54 (1.23%) Blockchain
10 50 (1.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 48 (1.09%) RDBMS
12 47 (1.07%) Oracle Database
13 44 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
14 42 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
15 37 (0.84%) Hadoop
16 34 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
17 29 (0.66%) Couchbase
18 25 (0.57%) DataStax
19 24 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 20 (0.45%) GIS
Development Applications
1 834 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 364 (8.26%) gulp
3 319 (7.24%) webpack
4 282 (6.40%) Grunt
5 161 (3.65%) Jenkins
6 158 (3.58%) Jasmine
7 155 (3.52%) Mocha
8 147 (3.33%) Visual Studio
9 144 (3.27%) Subversion
10 137 (3.11%) JIRA
11 112 (2.54%) Karma Test Runner
12 103 (2.34%) Selenium
13 101 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
14 87 (1.97%) TeamCity
15 79 (1.79%) Bower
16 72 (1.63%) Babel
17 66 (1.50%) Maven
18 57 (1.29%) Bitbucket
19 53 (1.20%) Protractor
20 48 (1.09%) GitLab
General
1 737 (16.72%) Finance
2 333 (7.55%) Marketing
3 291 (6.60%) Retail
4 199 (4.51%) Telecoms
5 197 (4.47%) Banking
6 174 (3.95%) Games
7 142 (3.22%) Electronics
8 141 (3.20%) Manufacturing
9 86 (1.95%) Advertising
10 54 (1.23%) Front Office
11 51 (1.16%) Automotive
12 45 (1.02%) Publishing
13 42 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
14 33 (0.75%) Multimedia
15 32 (0.73%) Legal
16 26 (0.59%) Investment Banking
17 19 (0.43%) Law
18 16 (0.36%) Financial Institution
19 11 (0.25%) Back Office
20 7 (0.16%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3077 (69.80%) HTML
2 2943 (66.76%) CSS
3 2330 (52.86%) AngularJS
4 1485 (33.69%) React
5 1419 (32.19%) HTML5
6 1368 (31.03%) Node.js
7 1317 (29.88%) jQuery
8 1017 (23.07%) CSS3
9 962 (21.82%) .NET
10 701 (15.90%) Sass
11 558 (12.66%) ASP.NET
12 436 (9.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 425 (9.64%) REST
14 383 (8.69%) Web Services
15 374 (8.48%) RESTful
16 337 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC
17 333 (7.55%) JSON
18 323 (7.33%) Backbone.js
19 300 (6.81%) Angular 2
20 299 (6.78%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 711 (16.13%) User Experience
2 384 (8.71%) Computer Science
3 296 (6.72%) Greenfield Project
4 249 (5.65%) Mobile App
5 197 (4.47%) Fintech
6 161 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
7 96 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
8 78 (1.77%) Social Media
9 63 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 55 (1.25%) Data Structures
11 52 (1.18%) Client/Server
12 47 (1.07%) Graphic Design
13 45 (1.02%) W3C
14 44 (1.00%) iPad
15 32 (0.73%) Algorithms
16 31 (0.70%) e-Learning
17 23 (0.52%) RIA
18 22 (0.50%) EFT
19 21 (0.48%) Life Science
20 20 (0.45%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 383 (8.69%) Linux
2 172 (3.90%) Android
3 168 (3.81%) Apple iOS
4 161 (3.65%) Windows
5 66 (1.50%) Unix
6 18 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
7 12 (0.27%) Mac OS
8 10 (0.23%) Windows Phone
9 7 (0.16%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.11%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.091%) Debian
12 3 (0.068%) CentOS
13 1 (0.023%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2060 (46.73%) Agile Software Development
2 1490 (33.80%) Front End Development
3 1079 (24.48%) Web Development
4 918 (20.83%) MVC
5 839 (19.03%) TDD
6 678 (15.38%) OO
7 579 (13.14%) Scrum
8 483 (10.96%) Software Engineering
9 424 (9.62%) E-Commerce
10 356 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
11 344 (7.80%) BDD
12 341 (7.74%) Unit Testing
13 340 (7.71%) Test Automation
14 334 (7.58%) Mentoring
15 274 (6.22%) OOP
16 244 (5.54%) Microservices
17 241 (5.47%) Analytics
18 237 (5.38%) SDLC
19 215 (4.88%) Open Source
20 201 (4.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4408 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1061 (24.07%) C#
3 966 (21.91%) SQL
4 865 (19.62%) Java
5 742 (16.83%) PHP
6 379 (8.60%) ES6
7 353 (8.01%) Python
8 215 (4.88%) TypeScript
9 165 (3.74%) C++
10 156 (3.54%) T-SQL
11 155 (3.52%) Ruby
12 96 (2.18%) C
13 90 (2.04%) Scala
14 62 (1.41%) Go
15 43 (0.98%) ECMAScript
16 35 (0.79%) Perl
17 33 (0.75%) VB.NET
18 29 (0.66%) Groovy
18 29 (0.66%) PHP 7
18 29 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 567 (12.86%) Degree
2 173 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (0.48%) PhD
4 17 (0.39%) A+ Certification
5 13 (0.29%) Security Cleared
6 12 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
8 8 (0.18%) HND
9 7 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (0.091%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.045%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.045%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.023%) MCSA
12 1 (0.023%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.023%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (3.27%) QA
2 11 (0.25%) GCP
3 7 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.11%) GAMP
5 4 (0.091%) WCAG
6 2 (0.045%) GDPR
6 2 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.023%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.023%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.023%) MiFID
7 1 (0.023%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.023%) TickIT
System Software
1 253 (5.74%) Docker
2 7 (0.16%) HDFS
2 7 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.068%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.068%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.045%) Cygwin
4 2 (0.045%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.023%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.023%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 51 (1.16%) Kubernetes
2 43 (0.98%) Ansible
3 26 (0.59%) Puppet
4 22 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (0.32%) Terraform
6 12 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
7 9 (0.20%) Kibana
7 9 (0.20%) logstash
7 9 (0.20%) TeamSite
8 7 (0.16%) Packer
9 5 (0.11%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.068%) Salt
11 2 (0.045%) Grafana
11 2 (0.045%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.045%) StatsD
11 2 (0.045%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.023%) cPanel
12 1 (0.023%) Graphite
12 1 (0.023%) Mesos
12 1 (0.023%) Plesk
Vendors
1 264 (5.99%) Microsoft
2 225 (5.10%) Oracle
3 183 (4.15%) Google
4 110 (2.50%) Adobe
5 94 (2.13%) SAP
6 56 (1.27%) Zend
7 37 (0.84%) Twitter
8 33 (0.75%) Xamarin
9 32 (0.73%) Apple
10 25 (0.57%) Cisco
10 25 (0.57%) HP
11 24 (0.54%) Facebook
11 24 (0.54%) PayPal
12 19 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
12 19 (0.43%) Symantec
13 16 (0.36%) Samsung
14 15 (0.34%) IBM
15 14 (0.32%) Sencha
16 13 (0.29%) Sitecore
17 11 (0.25%) Demandware