Period
to 24 August 2017

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 108 144
Rank change year-on-year -21 +36 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 4523 5523 4962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.57% 2.81% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 2.92% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4102 5249 4416
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 168479 189451 208891
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 96.47% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 135572 159352 172128
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -28 4317 £47,500 - 327
UK excluding London +9 2552 £40,000 - 162
London -43 1915 £60,000 +9.09% 176
South East +6 747 £45,000 - 41
North of England -3 587 £40,000 - 42
Midlands +14 542 £35,000 +7.69% 38
West Midlands -1 350 £35,000 +7.69% 15
North West +3 341 £40,000 +5.26% 25
East of England +15 323 £45,000 - 21
Yorkshire -10 214 £40,000 - 15
South West +20 201 £40,000 - 9
East Midlands +46 192 £35,000 -12.50% 23
Scotland +54 100 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Wales +28 48 £34,000 +36.00% 2
North East +22 32 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Northern Ireland -12 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 4523 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3217 (71.13%) HTML
3 3156 (69.78%) CSS
4 2279 (50.39%) AngularJS
5 2044 (45.19%) Agile Software Development
6 1541 (34.07%) HTML5
7 1491 (32.96%) Node.js
8 1480 (32.72%) Front End Development
9 1451 (32.08%) React
10 1398 (30.91%) jQuery
11 1067 (23.59%) Web Development
12 1043 (23.06%) CSS3
13 942 (20.83%) TDD
14 921 (20.36%) .NET
15 919 (20.32%) C#
16 912 (20.16%) SQL
17 879 (19.43%) Git (software)
18 873 (19.30%) Java
19 850 (18.79%) PHP
20 840 (18.57%) MVC
21 750 (16.58%) OO
22 724 (16.01%) Sass
23 721 (15.94%) Finance
24 655 (14.48%) User Experience
25 640 (14.15%) Scrum
26 591 (13.07%) MySQL
27 547 (12.09%) Degree
28 521 (11.52%) ASP.NET
29 453 (10.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
30 448 (9.90%) REST

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
1 214 (4.73%) CMS
2 165 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
3 133 (2.94%) WordPress
4 127 (2.81%) Apache
5 114 (2.52%) Drupal
6 76 (1.68%) IIS
7 56 (1.24%) SharePoint
8 54 (1.19%) Tomcat
9 32 (0.71%) Apache Solr
10 31 (0.69%) Confluence
10 31 (0.69%) nginx
10 31 (0.69%) WebSphere
11 28 (0.62%) Apache Spark
12 25 (0.55%) Ethereum
12 25 (0.55%) Umbraco
13 20 (0.44%) JBoss
14 19 (0.42%) Hyperledger
15 17 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 17 (0.38%) WebLogic
16 14 (0.31%) Kentico
Applications
1 136 (3.01%) Photoshop
2 75 (1.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 36 (0.80%) FileZilla
4 30 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 18 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
6 14 (0.31%) InVision
7 9 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (0.15%) Chatbot
9 6 (0.13%) Fireworks
9 6 (0.13%) GIMP
10 5 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
11 3 (0.066%) InDesign
12 2 (0.044%) Pipeline Pilot
13 1 (0.022%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 73 (1.61%) Magento
2 26 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.088%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.088%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.088%) osCommerce
5 3 (0.066%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.066%) OpenCart
5 3 (0.066%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.044%) Shopify
7 1 (0.022%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.022%) BASE24
7 1 (0.022%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.022%) R3 Corda
7 1 (0.022%) RMDS
7 1 (0.022%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 364 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
2 212 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 191 (4.22%) SaaS
4 173 (3.82%) GitHub
5 62 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
6 35 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
7 27 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
8 23 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
9 22 (0.49%) Google Analytics
10 19 (0.42%) PaaS
11 18 (0.40%) AWS OpsWorks
12 17 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 17 (0.38%) Bluemix
12 17 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
13 16 (0.35%) Amazon S3
14 12 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
14 12 (0.27%) Office 365
15 10 (0.22%) Sage Pay
15 10 (0.22%) Slack
16 9 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 143 (3.16%) Internet
2 106 (2.34%) HTTP
3 38 (0.84%) FTP
4 36 (0.80%) SMTP
5 27 (0.60%) Intranet
6 24 (0.53%) Broadband
7 16 (0.35%) TCP/IP
8 15 (0.33%) DNS
8 15 (0.33%) MPLS
9 12 (0.27%) SSH
10 11 (0.24%) Extranet
11 10 (0.22%) SMS
12 7 (0.15%) Skype
13 6 (0.13%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.13%) Wireless
14 5 (0.11%) SSL
15 4 (0.088%) ATM
16 2 (0.044%) ICMP
16 2 (0.044%) LDAP
16 2 (0.044%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 591 (13.07%) MySQL
2 427 (9.44%) SQL Server
3 340 (7.52%) NoSQL
4 284 (6.28%) MongoDB
5 151 (3.34%) Relational Database
6 136 (3.01%) Big Data
7 132 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
8 84 (1.86%) Redis
9 78 (1.72%) Blockchain
10 47 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 47 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
11 44 (0.97%) RDBMS
12 41 (0.91%) Hadoop
13 40 (0.88%) Oracle Database
14 32 (0.71%) Couchbase
15 31 (0.69%) GIS
16 30 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
17 25 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 24 (0.53%) DataStax
19 22 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 879 (19.43%) Git (software)
2 405 (8.95%) gulp
3 343 (7.58%) Grunt
4 234 (5.17%) webpack
5 223 (4.93%) Jasmine
6 205 (4.53%) Mocha
7 182 (4.02%) Karma Test Runner
8 167 (3.69%) Jenkins
9 160 (3.54%) Subversion
10 158 (3.49%) Selenium
11 123 (2.72%) JIRA
12 114 (2.52%) TeamCity
12 114 (2.52%) Visual Studio
13 101 (2.23%) Bower
14 84 (1.86%) Maven
15 78 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
16 74 (1.64%) Babel
17 54 (1.19%) Protractor
18 40 (0.88%) Cucumber
18 40 (0.88%) Vagrant
General
1 721 (15.94%) Finance
2 366 (8.09%) Marketing
3 249 (5.51%) Telecoms
4 206 (4.55%) Retail
5 173 (3.82%) Banking
6 158 (3.49%) Electronics
7 143 (3.16%) Games
8 137 (3.03%) Manufacturing
9 60 (1.33%) Automotive
10 53 (1.17%) Advertising
10 53 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 52 (1.15%) Publishing
12 40 (0.88%) Front Office
13 36 (0.80%) Legal
14 32 (0.71%) Law
15 27 (0.60%) Multimedia
16 24 (0.53%) Billing
17 23 (0.51%) Financial Institution
18 22 (0.49%) Investment Banking
19 13 (0.29%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3217 (71.13%) HTML
2 3156 (69.78%) CSS
3 2279 (50.39%) AngularJS
4 1541 (34.07%) HTML5
5 1491 (32.96%) Node.js
6 1451 (32.08%) React
7 1398 (30.91%) jQuery
8 1043 (23.06%) CSS3
9 921 (20.36%) .NET
10 724 (16.01%) Sass
11 521 (11.52%) ASP.NET
12 453 (10.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 448 (9.90%) REST
14 442 (9.77%) Backbone.js
15 394 (8.71%) Web Services
16 366 (8.09%) JSON
17 356 (7.87%) RESTful
18 355 (7.85%) Ajax
19 339 (7.50%) Ember.js
20 324 (7.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 655 (14.48%) User Experience
2 347 (7.67%) Computer Science
3 321 (7.10%) Greenfield Project
4 204 (4.51%) Mobile App
5 173 (3.82%) Fintech
6 132 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
6 132 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
7 103 (2.28%) Data Structures
8 96 (2.12%) iPad
9 91 (2.01%) Social Media
10 52 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 49 (1.08%) Graphic Design
12 47 (1.04%) W3C
13 43 (0.95%) Algorithms
14 35 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
15 30 (0.66%) Client/Server
16 27 (0.60%) e-Learning
17 24 (0.53%) iPhone
18 22 (0.49%) Smart Meter
19 21 (0.46%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 426 (9.42%) Linux
2 156 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 154 (3.40%) Android
4 145 (3.21%) Windows
5 43 (0.95%) Unix
6 25 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (0.20%) Debian
7 9 (0.20%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.13%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.11%) CentOS
10 4 (0.088%) VMS
11 2 (0.044%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.022%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.022%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2044 (45.19%) Agile Software Development
2 1480 (32.72%) Front End Development
3 1067 (23.59%) Web Development
4 942 (20.83%) TDD
5 840 (18.57%) MVC
6 750 (16.58%) OO
7 640 (14.15%) Scrum
8 443 (9.79%) E-Commerce
9 429 (9.48%) Software Engineering
10 369 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
11 353 (7.80%) Unit Testing
12 313 (6.92%) BDD
13 306 (6.77%) Test Automation
14 299 (6.61%) Mentoring
14 299 (6.61%) Responsive Web Design
15 283 (6.26%) OOP
16 244 (5.39%) Open Source
17 243 (5.37%) Web Design
18 227 (5.02%) Microservices
19 201 (4.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4523 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 919 (20.32%) C#
3 912 (20.16%) SQL
4 873 (19.30%) Java
5 850 (18.79%) PHP
6 446 (9.86%) ES6
7 243 (5.37%) Python
8 202 (4.47%) TypeScript
9 175 (3.87%) Ruby
10 166 (3.67%) C++
11 151 (3.34%) T-SQL
12 101 (2.23%) C
13 69 (1.53%) Scala
14 50 (1.11%) Perl
15 49 (1.08%) Go
15 49 (1.08%) Groovy
16 46 (1.02%) ECMAScript
17 40 (0.88%) VBScript
18 36 (0.80%) Bash Shell
19 33 (0.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 547 (12.09%) Degree
2 185 (4.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (0.84%) Security Cleared
4 24 (0.53%) A+ Certification
5 14 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
6 13 (0.29%) PhD
7 11 (0.24%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.15%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (0.11%) MCTS
10 3 (0.066%) HND
10 3 (0.066%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.044%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.044%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.022%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.022%) MCAD
12 1 (0.022%) MCP
12 1 (0.022%) MCSD
12 1 (0.022%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (2.08%) QA
2 11 (0.24%) WCAG
3 7 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.13%) GCP
5 4 (0.088%) GAMP
5 4 (0.088%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.066%) MiFID
7 2 (0.044%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.022%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 212 (4.69%) Docker
2 6 (0.13%) HDFS
3 5 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (0.088%) Varnish
4 4 (0.088%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.066%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.066%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.044%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.044%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.022%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.022%) LXC
Systems Management
1 66 (1.46%) Kubernetes
2 35 (0.77%) Ansible
3 31 (0.69%) Terraform
4 27 (0.60%) Puppet
5 19 (0.42%) Kibana
5 19 (0.42%) logstash
6 17 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.24%) Packer
8 5 (0.11%) Capistrano
9 4 (0.088%) Grafana
9 4 (0.088%) StatsD
9 4 (0.088%) TeamSite
10 3 (0.066%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.044%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.044%) Salt
12 1 (0.022%) cPanel
12 1 (0.022%) Graphite
12 1 (0.022%) Mesos
12 1 (0.022%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 239 (5.28%) Microsoft
2 199 (4.40%) Oracle
3 121 (2.68%) Google
4 115 (2.54%) Adobe
4 115 (2.54%) SAP
5 51 (1.13%) Xamarin
6 47 (1.04%) Apple
7 43 (0.95%) Zend
8 36 (0.80%) PayPal
9 32 (0.71%) Sencha
10 21 (0.46%) Twitter
11 18 (0.40%) Facebook
12 17 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
13 15 (0.33%) hybris
14 14 (0.31%) IBM
15 11 (0.24%) Orchard
16 10 (0.22%) Cognizant
16 10 (0.22%) CyberSource
17 9 (0.20%) Demandware
17 9 (0.20%) Sitecore