Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 122 103
Rank change year-on-year -31 -19 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 3,987 4,536 5,990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.26% 2.58% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 2.68% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3,613 4,127 5,690
UK median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,113
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%

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 169,468 169,423 202,837
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 138,985 140,739 169,592
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,309
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.57% +2.91%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -27 3,840 £48,000 +4.35% 711
UK excluding London -12 2,358 £42,500 +6.25% 365
London -51 1,583 £60,000 +9.09% 373
South East +36 880 £45,000 +5.88% 88
Midlands -16 476 £35,000 - 77
North of England -43 436 £40,000 - 96
East of England +2 287 £45,000 -3.46% 50
West Midlands -21 282 £32,500 -13.33% 35
North West -64 222 £40,000 +2.56% 49
East Midlands -17 193 £42,500 +21.43% 42
Yorkshire -6 187 £42,500 +6.25% 42
South West +30 177 £40,000 +6.67% 27
Scotland -28 75 £50,000 +25.00% 22
North East -7 27 £35,000 -3.45% 5
Wales -6 22 £35,000 +16.67% 1
Northern Ireland -14 6 £36,500 +17.74% 4

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 3,987 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2,604 (65.31%) HTML
3 2,477 (62.13%) CSS
4 2,136 (53.57%) AngularJS
5 1,850 (46.40%) Agile Software Development
6 1,546 (38.78%) React
7 1,295 (32.48%) Front End Development
8 1,238 (31.05%) HTML5
9 1,233 (30.93%) Node.js
10 1,201 (30.12%) jQuery
11 1,043 (26.16%) C#
12 942 (23.63%) .NET
13 904 (22.67%) Web Development
14 888 (22.27%) CSS3
15 872 (21.87%) MVC
16 810 (20.32%) SQL
17 779 (19.54%) Git (software)
18 750 (18.81%) Java
19 716 (17.96%) TDD
20 596 (14.95%) Sass
21 595 (14.92%) Finance
22 588 (14.75%) User Experience
23 581 (14.57%) PHP
24 567 (14.22%) OO
25 542 (13.59%) Scrum
26 528 (13.24%) ASP.NET
27 510 (12.79%) Software Engineering
28 502 (12.59%) SQL Server
29 464 (11.64%) Degree
30 433 (10.86%) Twitter Bootstrap

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
1 185 (4.64%) CMS
2 105 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
3 77 (1.93%) WordPress
4 66 (1.66%) Apache
5 50 (1.25%) Umbraco
6 43 (1.08%) nginx
7 32 (0.80%) Confluence
8 31 (0.78%) IIS
9 24 (0.60%) Apache Spark
10 22 (0.55%) Tomcat
11 21 (0.53%) Drupal
12 18 (0.45%) Ethereum
13 16 (0.40%) EPiServer
14 12 (0.30%) JBoss
14 12 (0.30%) NServiceBus
14 12 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
15 9 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 9 (0.23%) Joomla!
16 8 (0.20%) ExpressionEngine
16 8 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 92 (2.31%) Photoshop
2 40 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 38 (0.95%) Chatbot
4 36 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.10%) InDesign
6 4 (0.10%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.075%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.075%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.050%) GIMP
8 2 (0.050%) Weka
9 1 (0.025%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (0.88%) Magento
2 18 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
4 9 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.20%) CiviCRM
6 5 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.10%) Cerner Millennium
7 4 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.050%) R3 Corda
9 1 (0.025%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.025%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.025%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.025%) Shopify
9 1 (0.025%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.025%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 297 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
2 233 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 186 (4.67%) SaaS
4 168 (4.21%) npm
5 126 (3.16%) GitHub
6 30 (0.75%) Heroku
7 27 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
7 27 (0.68%) Serverless
8 24 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
9 22 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (0.48%) IaaS
11 18 (0.45%) Amazon S3
12 17 (0.43%) Bluemix
12 17 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
12 17 (0.43%) Slack
13 16 (0.40%) PaaS
14 14 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
15 12 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
15 12 (0.30%) Coveralls
15 12 (0.30%) Zube
Communications & Networking
1 105 (2.63%) HTTP
2 89 (2.23%) Internet
3 37 (0.93%) SMS
4 24 (0.60%) Intranet
5 23 (0.58%) ATM
5 23 (0.58%) Wireless
6 19 (0.48%) Broadband
7 18 (0.45%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.18%) Extranet
9 6 (0.15%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.13%) CTI
10 5 (0.13%) Skype
10 5 (0.13%) WPA
11 4 (0.10%) VoIP
12 3 (0.075%) Network Security
12 3 (0.075%) SSL
13 2 (0.050%) DNS
13 2 (0.050%) SSH
14 1 (0.025%) FTP
14 1 (0.025%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 502 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 399 (10.01%) MySQL
3 250 (6.27%) NoSQL
4 236 (5.92%) MongoDB
5 122 (3.06%) Relational Database
6 116 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
7 108 (2.71%) Big Data
8 59 (1.48%) Blockchain
9 41 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 40 (1.00%) Redis
11 35 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
12 33 (0.83%) RDBMS
13 24 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
14 21 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
16 19 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (0.45%) Oracle Database
18 17 (0.43%) Hadoop
19 15 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
19 15 (0.38%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 779 (19.54%) Git (software)
2 350 (8.78%) webpack
3 336 (8.43%) gulp
4 223 (5.59%) Grunt
5 181 (4.54%) Jasmine
6 142 (3.56%) Visual Studio
7 132 (3.31%) Mocha
8 131 (3.29%) JIRA
9 129 (3.24%) Karma Test Runner
10 120 (3.01%) Subversion
11 119 (2.98%) Jenkins
12 93 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 73 (1.83%) Selenium
14 68 (1.71%) Babel
15 50 (1.25%) Bitbucket
16 48 (1.20%) Maven
17 44 (1.10%) Cucumber
18 42 (1.05%) NUnit
19 41 (1.03%) Protractor
20 40 (1.00%) JUnit
General
1 595 (14.92%) Finance
2 244 (6.12%) Retail
3 214 (5.37%) Marketing
4 175 (4.39%) Games
5 141 (3.54%) Banking
6 95 (2.38%) Advertising
7 88 (2.21%) Telecoms
8 48 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 46 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 44 (1.10%) Front Office
11 41 (1.03%) Publishing
12 39 (0.98%) Electronics
13 34 (0.85%) Multimedia
14 30 (0.75%) Automotive
14 30 (0.75%) Law
15 21 (0.53%) Legal
16 14 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (0.33%) Financial Institution
18 10 (0.25%) Back Office
19 6 (0.15%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,604 (65.31%) HTML
2 2,477 (62.13%) CSS
3 2,136 (53.57%) AngularJS
4 1,546 (38.78%) React
5 1,238 (31.05%) HTML5
6 1,233 (30.93%) Node.js
7 1,201 (30.12%) jQuery
8 942 (23.63%) .NET
9 888 (22.27%) CSS3
10 596 (14.95%) Sass
11 528 (13.24%) ASP.NET
12 433 (10.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 395 (9.91%) Redux
14 358 (8.98%) RESTful
15 350 (8.78%) Web Services
16 341 (8.55%) REST
17 299 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
18 286 (7.17%) Angular 2
19 285 (7.15%) ASP.NET Web API
20 267 (6.70%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 588 (14.75%) User Experience
2 330 (8.28%) Computer Science
3 293 (7.35%) Greenfield Project
4 241 (6.04%) Mobile App
5 209 (5.24%) Fintech
6 92 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
7 45 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
7 45 (1.13%) Social Media
8 44 (1.10%) W3C
9 41 (1.03%) Data Structures
10 38 (0.95%) Online Games
11 35 (0.88%) e-Learning
12 33 (0.83%) N-Tier
13 32 (0.80%) Algorithms
14 29 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 29 (0.73%) Smartphone
15 28 (0.70%) Bitcoin
16 27 (0.68%) Client/Server
17 23 (0.58%) EFT
17 23 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 278 (6.97%) Linux
2 151 (3.79%) Android
3 138 (3.46%) Apple iOS
4 119 (2.98%) Windows
5 56 (1.40%) Unix
6 13 (0.33%) Windows 10
7 11 (0.28%) Mac OS
8 8 (0.20%) Debian
9 7 (0.18%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.15%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.13%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.13%) Windows Server
12 4 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.075%) CentOS
14 1 (0.025%) AIX
14 1 (0.025%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,850 (46.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1,295 (32.48%) Front End Development
3 904 (22.67%) Web Development
4 872 (21.87%) MVC
5 716 (17.96%) TDD
6 567 (14.22%) OO
7 542 (13.59%) Scrum
8 510 (12.79%) Software Engineering
9 326 (8.18%) Test Automation
10 316 (7.93%) Unit Testing
11 306 (7.67%) E-Commerce
12 295 (7.40%) BDD
13 267 (6.70%) Mentoring
14 259 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
15 240 (6.02%) OOP
16 221 (5.54%) Analytics
17 202 (5.07%) SDLC
18 199 (4.99%) Microservices
19 176 (4.41%) Responsive Web Design
20 159 (3.99%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3,987 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1,043 (26.16%) C#
3 810 (20.32%) SQL
4 750 (18.81%) Java
5 581 (14.57%) PHP
6 382 (9.58%) ES6
7 336 (8.43%) Python
8 279 (7.00%) TypeScript
9 127 (3.19%) T-SQL
10 98 (2.46%) ES7
11 94 (2.36%) Scala
12 88 (2.21%) C++
13 82 (2.06%) Ruby
14 71 (1.78%) C
15 67 (1.68%) Go
16 33 (0.83%) VB.NET
17 27 (0.68%) PowerShell
18 21 (0.53%) Bash Shell
19 20 (0.50%) Perl
20 19 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 464 (11.64%) Degree
2 99 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (0.28%) PhD
5 7 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (0.15%) HND
6 6 (0.15%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.075%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (0.075%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.050%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.025%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.025%) MCSA
9 1 (0.025%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.025%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.025%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (4.69%) QA
2 10 (0.25%) GCP
3 4 (0.10%) GDPR
4 3 (0.075%) WCAG
5 2 (0.050%) GAMP
5 2 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.050%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.050%) WAI
6 1 (0.025%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.025%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.025%) MiFID
6 1 (0.025%) SEPA
6 1 (0.025%) SLA
6 1 (0.025%) TickIT
System Software
1 234 (5.87%) Docker
2 5 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.10%) HDFS
4 3 (0.075%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.050%) Cygwin
5 2 (0.050%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.025%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 47 (1.18%) Ansible
2 29 (0.73%) Kubernetes
3 21 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (0.50%) Puppet
5 13 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
6 11 (0.28%) Terraform
7 5 (0.13%) Salt
7 5 (0.13%) TeamSite
8 3 (0.075%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.025%) Kibana
9 1 (0.025%) logstash
9 1 (0.025%) Plesk
9 1 (0.025%) Rancher
Vendors
1 245 (6.14%) Microsoft
2 185 (4.64%) Google
3 143 (3.59%) Oracle
4 96 (2.41%) Adobe
5 60 (1.50%) Zend
6 53 (1.33%) Twitter
7 37 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 35 (0.88%) HP
9 24 (0.60%) Capita
10 20 (0.50%) Apple
10 20 (0.50%) Facebook
10 20 (0.50%) Xamarin
11 19 (0.48%) Cisco
12 18 (0.45%) Sencha
13 16 (0.40%) IBM
13 16 (0.40%) SAP
14 14 (0.35%) Symantec
15 13 (0.33%) Atlassian
16 12 (0.30%) DevExpress
16 12 (0.30%) Sitecore