Period
to 16 June 2019

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

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
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 212 152 116
Rank change year-on-year -60 -36 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 2,335 3,879 4,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.63% 2.26% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 2.34% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,064 3,520 4,180
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% 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 137,780 165,560 165,703
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.95% 96.35% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 109,623 134,673 136,528
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 16 June 2019.

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 16 June 2019. 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 -62 2,200 £52,500 +5.00% 544
UK excluding London -55 1,343 £45,000 +2.27% 319
London -52 938 £65,000 +8.33% 243
South East -95 411 £50,000 +11.11% 70
North of England -41 331 £44,000 +3.53% 82
East of England +37 196 £47,500 +5.56% 28
South West -7 177 £45,000 +5.88% 41
North West -25 157 £40,000 - 44
Yorkshire -35 153 £45,000 +5.88% 35
Midlands -105 134 £40,000 - 80
West Midlands -78 71 £41,500 +13.70% 37
Scotland +23 66 £45,000 -14.29% 14
East Midlands -61 63 £40,000 -7.51% 43
North East +22 21 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Wales +41 19 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Northern Ireland -22 11 £50,000 +14.29% 1

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 2,335 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1,220 (52.25%) HTML
3 1,159 (49.64%) CSS
4 1,125 (48.18%) Agile Software Development
5 1,107 (47.41%) AngularJS
6 1,062 (45.48%) React
7 790 (33.83%) Node.js
8 686 (29.38%) Front End Development
9 678 (29.04%) C#
10 606 (25.95%) HTML5
11 597 (25.57%) .NET
12 530 (22.70%) Git (software)
13 526 (22.53%) Java
14 455 (19.49%) TDD
15 452 (19.36%) MVC
16 409 (17.52%) Vue.js
17 408 (17.47%) SQL
18 382 (16.36%) Software Engineering
19 380 (16.27%) ES6
20 378 (16.19%) Finance
21 377 (16.15%) ASP.NET
22 365 (15.63%) jQuery
23 361 (15.46%) Web Development
24 340 (14.56%) TypeScript
25 336 (14.39%) CSS3
26 334 (14.30%) SQL Server
27 324 (13.88%) Amazon AWS
28 316 (13.53%) Docker
29 305 (13.06%) Redux
30 297 (12.72%) 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 89 (3.81%) Elasticsearch
2 56 (2.40%) CMS
3 47 (2.01%) IIS
4 24 (1.03%) Drupal
5 19 (0.81%) Confluence
6 18 (0.77%) WordPress
7 17 (0.73%) nginx
8 16 (0.69%) Jupyter
9 15 (0.64%) Apache
10 8 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (0.34%) SharePoint
11 7 (0.30%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.30%) EPiServer
11 7 (0.30%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.26%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.26%) Gunicorn
12 6 (0.26%) JBoss
13 5 (0.21%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.17%) ArcGIS
14 4 (0.17%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 8 (0.34%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.26%) Sketch
3 2 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.086%) GIMP
3 2 (0.086%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.043%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.043%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.043%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.043%) InVision
4 1 (0.043%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.043%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 10 (0.43%) NetSuite
2 8 (0.34%) Magento
3 4 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.086%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.086%) Shopify
6 1 (0.043%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 324 (13.88%) Amazon AWS
2 206 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 136 (5.82%) Serverless
4 108 (4.63%) SaaS
5 92 (3.94%) AWS Lambda
6 84 (3.60%) npm
7 80 (3.43%) Google Cloud Platform
8 74 (3.17%) GitHub
9 63 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
10 52 (2.23%) Amazon S3
11 45 (1.93%) Amazon SQS
12 40 (1.71%) OpenShift
13 37 (1.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 21 (0.90%) Amazon ECS
15 15 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
16 12 (0.51%) CloudFront
17 11 (0.47%) IBM Cloud
18 10 (0.43%) Heroku
18 10 (0.43%) Route 53
18 10 (0.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.28%) Internet
2 12 (0.51%) Intranet
3 10 (0.43%) HTTP
4 5 (0.21%) Skype
5 3 (0.13%) SMS
6 2 (0.086%) SNMP
6 2 (0.086%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.043%) AMQP
7 1 (0.043%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.043%) DNS
7 1 (0.043%) MQTT
7 1 (0.043%) Network Security
7 1 (0.043%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.043%) VoIP
7 1 (0.043%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 334 (14.30%) SQL Server
2 153 (6.55%) MongoDB
3 131 (5.61%) MySQL
4 119 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
5 108 (4.63%) NoSQL
6 78 (3.34%) Relational Database
7 60 (2.57%) Redis
8 44 (1.88%) Amazon RDS
9 37 (1.58%) Neo4j
10 35 (1.50%) Big Data
10 35 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 31 (1.33%) Amazon Redshift
12 16 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 16 (0.69%) RDBMS
13 12 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (0.43%) Amazon Aurora
14 10 (0.43%) GIS
15 9 (0.39%) Blockchain
16 6 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 530 (22.70%) Git (software)
2 242 (10.36%) webpack
3 145 (6.21%) Jenkins
4 128 (5.48%) gulp
5 113 (4.84%) Jasmine
6 99 (4.24%) JIRA
7 96 (4.11%) Grunt
8 68 (2.91%) TeamCity
9 63 (2.70%) Mocha
9 63 (2.70%) Subversion
10 58 (2.48%) Bitbucket
11 57 (2.44%) Babel
12 53 (2.27%) Cucumber
13 51 (2.18%) GitLab
13 51 (2.18%) Selenium
14 49 (2.10%) Visual Studio
15 43 (1.84%) NUnit
16 41 (1.76%) Artifactory
17 33 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
18 30 (1.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 378 (16.19%) Finance
2 121 (5.18%) Retail
3 80 (3.43%) Marketing
4 72 (3.08%) Banking
5 61 (2.61%) Games
6 30 (1.28%) Front Office
7 29 (1.24%) Telecoms
8 25 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 22 (0.94%) Advertising
9 22 (0.94%) Law
10 21 (0.90%) Publishing
11 20 (0.86%) Back Office
12 19 (0.81%) Electronics
12 19 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (0.73%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.64%) Legal
15 13 (0.56%) Automotive
16 7 (0.30%) Billing
17 4 (0.17%) Investment Banking
18 2 (0.086%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,220 (52.25%) HTML
2 1,159 (49.64%) CSS
3 1,107 (47.41%) AngularJS
4 1,062 (45.48%) React
5 790 (33.83%) Node.js
6 606 (25.95%) HTML5
7 597 (25.57%) .NET
8 409 (17.52%) Vue.js
9 377 (16.15%) ASP.NET
10 365 (15.63%) jQuery
11 336 (14.39%) CSS3
12 305 (13.06%) Redux
13 294 (12.59%) Sass
14 247 (10.58%) RESTful
15 230 (9.85%) ASP.NET MVC
16 196 (8.39%) REST
17 184 (7.88%) Web Services
18 161 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 146 (6.25%) React Native
20 121 (5.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 280 (11.99%) User Experience
2 208 (8.91%) Greenfield Project
3 93 (3.98%) Mobile App
4 53 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
5 48 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (1.80%) Hedge funds
7 41 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
8 35 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 26 (1.11%) Algorithms
10 25 (1.07%) Cloud Native
11 23 (0.99%) Derivative
12 19 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
12 19 (0.81%) NHS
13 17 (0.73%) Fixed Income
14 16 (0.69%) Data Structures
15 14 (0.60%) Blog
15 14 (0.60%) Equities
16 13 (0.56%) Driving Licence
17 11 (0.47%) Renewable Energy
17 11 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 134 (5.74%) Linux
2 78 (3.34%) Android
3 76 (3.25%) Windows
4 70 (3.00%) Apple iOS
5 17 (0.73%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.39%) Unix
7 6 (0.26%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.26%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.21%) CentOS
8 5 (0.21%) Debian
8 5 (0.21%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.17%) Fedora
9 4 (0.17%) SUSE
10 2 (0.086%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.086%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.043%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.043%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.043%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,125 (48.18%) Agile Software Development
2 686 (29.38%) Front End Development
3 455 (19.49%) TDD
4 452 (19.36%) MVC
5 382 (16.36%) Software Engineering
6 361 (15.46%) Web Development
7 297 (12.72%) Scrum
8 281 (12.03%) OO
9 261 (11.18%) DevOps
10 222 (9.51%) Continuous Integration
11 217 (9.29%) Microservices
12 200 (8.57%) Unit Testing
13 152 (6.51%) BDD
14 148 (6.34%) Open Source
15 142 (6.08%) OOP
16 140 (6.00%) Test Automation
17 134 (5.74%) Continuous Delivery
18 128 (5.48%) Fintech
19 118 (5.05%) SDLC
20 116 (4.97%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2,335 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 678 (29.04%) C#
3 526 (22.53%) Java
4 408 (17.47%) SQL
5 380 (16.27%) ES6
6 340 (14.56%) TypeScript
7 277 (11.86%) Python
8 230 (9.85%) PHP
9 85 (3.64%) C++
9 85 (3.64%) Ruby
10 66 (2.83%) ES7
11 58 (2.48%) T-SQL
12 51 (2.18%) Go
13 45 (1.93%) PowerShell
14 42 (1.80%) C
15 35 (1.50%) Objective-C
16 34 (1.46%) R
17 33 (1.41%) Apple Swift
18 29 (1.24%) Scala
19 23 (0.99%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 234 (10.02%) Degree
2 60 (2.57%) Security Cleared
3 50 (2.14%) SC Cleared
4 47 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
5 32 (1.37%) DV Cleared
6 13 (0.56%) PhD
7 7 (0.30%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.13%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.086%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.043%) HND
10 1 (0.043%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (3.34%) QA
2 6 (0.26%) GAMP
3 5 (0.21%) WAI
4 4 (0.17%) HL7
5 2 (0.086%) GDPR
6 1 (0.043%) PSD2
System Software
1 316 (13.53%) Docker
2 30 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.13%) Postfix
4 2 (0.086%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.043%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.043%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 124 (5.31%) Kubernetes
2 56 (2.40%) Terraform
3 48 (2.06%) Ansible
4 16 (0.69%) Puppet
5 14 (0.60%) Marathon
5 14 (0.60%) Mesos
6 13 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.13%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.086%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.043%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 153 (6.55%) Microsoft
2 72 (3.08%) Google
3 38 (1.63%) Oracle
4 35 (1.50%) Xamarin
5 26 (1.11%) SAP
6 22 (0.94%) Adobe
7 21 (0.90%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 17 (0.73%) Rackspace
9 16 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.47%) IBM
11 9 (0.39%) Atlassian
11 9 (0.39%) MEDITECH
11 9 (0.39%) Sencha
12 8 (0.34%) Apple
13 7 (0.30%) Blue Prism
13 7 (0.30%) ServiceNow
14 6 (0.26%) CA Agile Central
14 6 (0.26%) Tableau
15 5 (0.21%) Zend
16 4 (0.17%) Sitecore