Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 150 124
Rank change year-on-year -38 -26 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 2,935 4,280 4,847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.84% 2.38% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 2.48% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,661 3,894 4,479
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 153,074 172,554 178,525
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 96.04% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 122,874 138,839 149,066
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 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 -49 2,740 £50,000 +5.26% 598
UK excluding London -44 1,665 £45,000 +5.88% 324
London -42 1,195 £60,000 - 292
South East -21 632 £45,000 - 75
North of England -9 375 £42,500 +6.25% 103
East of England -12 223 £45,000 - 40
Yorkshire +38 189 £42,500 +6.25% 41
North West -40 175 £45,000 +12.50% 59
South West -9 166 £42,000 +5.00% 34
Midlands -141 141 £42,500 +21.43% 54
Scotland -16 79 £52,500 +5.00% 10
East Midlands -56 76 £42,500 +6.25% 26
West Midlands -159 65 £44,000 +35.38% 28
Northern Ireland +17 28 £38,750 +6.16% 4
Wales -13 24 £36,000 -4.00% 4
North East -30 11 £42,500 +17.24% 3

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 2,935 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1,724 (58.74%) HTML
3 1,697 (57.82%) CSS
4 1,302 (44.36%) Agile Software Development
5 1,283 (43.71%) AngularJS
6 1,234 (42.04%) React
7 1,023 (34.86%) Front End Development
8 918 (31.28%) Node.js
9 812 (27.67%) .NET
10 809 (27.56%) C#
11 780 (26.58%) HTML5
12 666 (22.69%) Git (software)
13 635 (21.64%) Web Development
14 593 (20.20%) jQuery
15 586 (19.97%) MVC
16 564 (19.22%) TDD
17 560 (19.08%) SQL
18 528 (17.99%) CSS3
19 496 (16.90%) Java
20 450 (15.33%) ASP.NET
21 435 (14.82%) Finance
22 433 (14.75%) SQL Server
23 405 (13.80%) User Experience
24 381 (12.98%) Software Engineering
25 375 (12.78%) ES6
26 365 (12.44%) Sass
27 360 (12.27%) Scrum
28 359 (12.23%) PHP
29 351 (11.96%) Vue.js
30 341 (11.62%) Redux

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
1 119 (4.05%) CMS
2 91 (3.10%) IIS
3 86 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
4 45 (1.53%) WordPress
5 43 (1.47%) Umbraco
6 42 (1.43%) Confluence
7 33 (1.12%) Apache
8 28 (0.95%) SharePoint
9 23 (0.78%) Ethereum
10 18 (0.61%) Drupal
10 18 (0.61%) Tomcat
11 13 (0.44%) nginx
12 11 (0.37%) Kentico
13 10 (0.34%) Apache Spark
13 10 (0.34%) EPiServer
14 8 (0.27%) GlassFish
14 8 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
15 7 (0.24%) JBoss
15 7 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 47 (1.60%) Photoshop
2 11 (0.37%) Chatbot
3 10 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.14%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.068%) InDesign
6 2 (0.068%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.034%) InVision
7 1 (0.034%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (0.48%) Distributed Ledger
1 14 (0.48%) Magento
2 10 (0.34%) Actimize
3 6 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.17%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.068%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.034%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.034%) Odoo
6 1 (0.034%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 265 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
2 237 (8.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 111 (3.78%) GitHub
4 109 (3.71%) SaaS
5 96 (3.27%) npm
6 64 (2.18%) Serverless
7 33 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 32 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
9 27 (0.92%) Heroku
10 20 (0.68%) NuGet
11 18 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
12 12 (0.41%) Office 365
13 11 (0.37%) Yarn
14 9 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
15 8 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
15 8 (0.27%) Amazon S3
16 7 (0.24%) BrowserStack
16 7 (0.24%) Loggly
17 6 (0.20%) Google Analytics
17 6 (0.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 53 (1.81%) HTTP
1 53 (1.81%) Internet
2 22 (0.75%) Intranet
3 14 (0.48%) Wireless
4 10 (0.34%) SMS
5 9 (0.31%) iBeacon
6 7 (0.24%) SSL
7 6 (0.20%) ATM
7 6 (0.20%) DNS
7 6 (0.20%) PuTTY
8 5 (0.17%) Broadband
9 4 (0.14%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.14%) VoIP
10 3 (0.10%) AMQP
10 3 (0.10%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.10%) Network Security
10 3 (0.10%) SSH
11 2 (0.068%) MQTT
11 2 (0.068%) NFC
11 2 (0.068%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 433 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 239 (8.14%) MySQL
3 168 (5.72%) NoSQL
4 139 (4.74%) MongoDB
5 110 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
6 81 (2.76%) Relational Database
7 62 (2.11%) Big Data
8 50 (1.70%) Redis
9 46 (1.57%) Blockchain
10 30 (1.02%) RDBMS
10 30 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 27 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 25 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
13 18 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (0.44%) Hazelcast
15 12 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
16 11 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
17 7 (0.24%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 666 (22.69%) Git (software)
2 234 (7.97%) gulp
3 218 (7.43%) webpack
4 158 (5.38%) Grunt
5 139 (4.74%) Jenkins
6 130 (4.43%) JIRA
7 124 (4.22%) Jasmine
8 80 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 78 (2.66%) Cucumber
10 77 (2.62%) Subversion
10 77 (2.62%) Visual Studio
11 75 (2.56%) NUnit
12 73 (2.49%) Karma Test Runner
13 68 (2.32%) TeamCity
14 57 (1.94%) Selenium
15 55 (1.87%) Babel
15 55 (1.87%) SpecFlow
16 52 (1.77%) Mocha
17 45 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
18 39 (1.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 435 (14.82%) Finance
2 162 (5.52%) Retail
3 143 (4.87%) Games
4 131 (4.46%) Banking
5 100 (3.41%) Marketing
6 54 (1.84%) Telecoms
7 43 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 35 (1.19%) Advertising
9 26 (0.89%) Investment Banking
10 24 (0.82%) Electronics
11 19 (0.65%) Back Office
12 18 (0.61%) Law
13 17 (0.58%) Front Office
14 16 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.55%) Publishing
15 15 (0.51%) Automotive
16 14 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (0.44%) Legal
18 5 (0.17%) Military
18 5 (0.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,724 (58.74%) HTML
2 1,697 (57.82%) CSS
3 1,283 (43.71%) AngularJS
4 1,234 (42.04%) React
5 918 (31.28%) Node.js
6 812 (27.67%) .NET
7 780 (26.58%) HTML5
8 593 (20.20%) jQuery
9 528 (17.99%) CSS3
10 450 (15.33%) ASP.NET
11 365 (12.44%) Sass
12 351 (11.96%) Vue.js
13 341 (11.62%) Redux
14 311 (10.60%) RESTful
15 305 (10.39%) REST
16 275 (9.37%) ASP.NET MVC
17 269 (9.17%) ASP.NET Web API
18 268 (9.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 240 (8.18%) Web Services
20 186 (6.34%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 405 (13.80%) User Experience
2 205 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
3 157 (5.35%) Mobile App
4 149 (5.08%) Fintech
5 100 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
6 80 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
7 48 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
8 43 (1.47%) Social Media
9 42 (1.43%) Algorithms
10 22 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
11 21 (0.72%) Hedge funds
12 17 (0.58%) W3C
13 15 (0.51%) Bitcoin
13 15 (0.51%) Data Structures
13 15 (0.51%) Social Network
14 14 (0.48%) Internet of Things
15 13 (0.44%) PlayStation
15 13 (0.44%) Reinsurance
15 13 (0.44%) Renewable Energy
16 11 (0.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 188 (6.41%) Linux
2 126 (4.29%) Windows
3 64 (2.18%) Android
4 48 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 21 (0.72%) Unix
6 11 (0.37%) Windows 10
7 10 (0.34%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.20%) Debian
9 3 (0.10%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.10%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 2 (0.068%) CentOS
10 2 (0.068%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.068%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.034%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.034%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,302 (44.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1,023 (34.86%) Front End Development
3 635 (21.64%) Web Development
4 586 (19.97%) MVC
5 564 (19.22%) TDD
6 381 (12.98%) Software Engineering
7 360 (12.27%) Scrum
8 279 (9.51%) OO
9 258 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
10 246 (8.38%) Test Automation
11 235 (8.01%) BDD
12 226 (7.70%) Unit Testing
13 187 (6.37%) Problem-Solving
14 184 (6.27%) E-Commerce
15 176 (6.00%) Open Source
16 172 (5.86%) Computer Science
17 162 (5.52%) Microservices
18 158 (5.38%) DevOps
19 131 (4.46%) OOP
20 121 (4.12%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2,935 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 809 (27.56%) C#
3 560 (19.08%) SQL
4 496 (16.90%) Java
5 375 (12.78%) ES6
6 359 (12.23%) PHP
7 296 (10.09%) TypeScript
8 293 (9.98%) Python
9 89 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 81 (2.76%) PowerShell
11 70 (2.39%) C++
12 65 (2.21%) Ruby
13 49 (1.67%) Go
14 48 (1.64%) ES7
15 40 (1.36%) C
16 39 (1.33%) VB.NET
17 38 (1.29%) Scala
18 29 (0.99%) Java 8
19 23 (0.78%) Bash Shell
20 18 (0.61%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 287 (9.78%) Degree
2 88 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (0.51%) PhD
5 14 (0.48%) Security Cleared
6 8 (0.27%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.27%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.24%) Sun Certification
8 6 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.17%) MCPD
10 3 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.068%) MCP
12 1 (0.034%) CFA
12 1 (0.034%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (4.12%) QA
2 8 (0.27%) GDPR
3 5 (0.17%) PMO
4 4 (0.14%) GAMP
4 4 (0.14%) WCAG
5 3 (0.10%) SLA
6 2 (0.068%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.034%) HL7
7 1 (0.034%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 177 (6.03%) Docker
2 41 (1.40%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.068%) Firmware
4 2 (0.068%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.068%) Xen
5 1 (0.034%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 65 (2.21%) Kubernetes
2 18 (0.61%) Ansible
3 16 (0.55%) Terraform
4 15 (0.51%) Puppet
5 13 (0.44%) Packer
6 11 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.10%) Grafana
7 3 (0.10%) Istio
7 3 (0.10%) Kibana
8 2 (0.068%) Consul
8 2 (0.068%) cPanel
8 2 (0.068%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.068%) SCOM
8 2 (0.068%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.034%) Plesk
Vendors
1 211 (7.19%) Microsoft
2 68 (2.32%) Adobe
3 65 (2.21%) Google
4 61 (2.08%) Oracle
5 42 (1.43%) Xamarin
6 27 (0.92%) SAP
7 23 (0.78%) Foundry
8 21 (0.72%) Atlassian
8 21 (0.72%) Twitter
9 13 (0.44%) Rackspace
9 13 (0.44%) Zend
10 9 (0.31%) ESRI
10 9 (0.31%) Facebook
10 9 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.27%) Dell
11 8 (0.27%) Sitecore
12 7 (0.24%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 7 (0.24%) ServiceNow
12 7 (0.24%) Telerik
13 5 (0.17%) IBM