Period
to 20 February 2019

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 200 156 126
Rank change year-on-year -44 -30 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 2,641 4,008 4,507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.74% 2.27% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 2.35% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,386 3,631 4,101
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
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 145,162 170,249 168,724
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 96.31% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 116,125 139,388 140,213
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -57 2,448 £50,000 +2.56% 640
UK excluding London -41 1,525 £45,000 +5.88% 323
London -49 1,062 £60,000 - 332
South East -76 455 £45,000 - 85
North of England +10 366 £44,000 +10.00% 109
East of England +32 262 £45,000 - 33
Yorkshire +39 180 £42,500 - 50
South West +13 175 £40,000 - 32
North West +4 175 £45,000 +12.50% 55
Midlands -132 127 £42,500 +21.43% 49
Scotland +20 88 £52,500 +5.00% 9
East Midlands -58 77 £42,500 +3.03% 27
West Midlands -129 50 £45,000 +38.46% 22
Northern Ireland +14 36 £50,000 +36.99% 2
Wales +15 21 £40,000 +14.29% 4
North East -1 11 £40,000 +14.29% 4

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 2,641 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1,534 (58.08%) HTML
3 1,445 (54.71%) CSS
4 1,229 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
5 1,211 (45.85%) AngularJS
6 1,129 (42.75%) React
7 876 (33.17%) Front End Development
8 855 (32.37%) Node.js
9 752 (28.47%) C#
10 738 (27.94%) HTML5
11 716 (27.11%) .NET
12 591 (22.38%) MVC
12 591 (22.38%) Git (software)
13 507 (19.20%) jQuery
14 500 (18.93%) SQL
15 499 (18.89%) Java
16 489 (18.52%) TDD
17 483 (18.29%) Web Development
18 473 (17.91%) CSS3
19 457 (17.30%) SQL Server
20 449 (17.00%) ASP.NET
21 421 (15.94%) Software Engineering
22 386 (14.62%) Finance
23 353 (13.37%) User Experience
24 351 (13.29%) Vue.js
25 339 (12.84%) Redux
26 335 (12.68%) ES6
27 322 (12.19%) Python
28 320 (12.12%) Sass
29 315 (11.93%) PHP

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 87 (3.29%) IIS
2 84 (3.18%) CMS
2 84 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
3 29 (1.10%) WordPress
4 21 (0.80%) Confluence
5 19 (0.72%) Umbraco
6 18 (0.68%) Drupal
7 17 (0.64%) SharePoint
8 16 (0.61%) Jupyter
9 15 (0.57%) nginx
10 14 (0.53%) Apache
10 14 (0.53%) Apache Spark
11 10 (0.38%) Kentico
12 6 (0.23%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.19%) Gunicorn
13 5 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.19%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.15%) Ethereum
14 4 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.11%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 21 (0.80%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.11%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.076%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.076%) GIMP
4 2 (0.076%) InDesign
4 2 (0.076%) InVision
4 2 (0.076%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (0.42%) Magento
2 10 (0.38%) Actimize
3 4 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.11%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.038%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.038%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.038%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 233 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 231 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 96 (3.63%) SaaS
4 79 (2.99%) Serverless
5 74 (2.80%) GitHub
6 71 (2.69%) npm
7 68 (2.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 48 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
9 18 (0.68%) Heroku
10 14 (0.53%) Amazon S3
11 13 (0.49%) Loggly
12 11 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
13 10 (0.38%) NuGet
14 9 (0.34%) OpenShift
15 7 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
16 6 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
16 6 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
16 6 (0.23%) Force.com
16 6 (0.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 49 (1.86%) Internet
2 23 (0.87%) HTTP
3 11 (0.42%) Intranet
4 8 (0.30%) DNS
5 6 (0.23%) ATM
6 5 (0.19%) VoIP
6 5 (0.19%) Wireless
7 4 (0.15%) AMQP
7 4 (0.15%) iBeacon
7 4 (0.15%) PuTTY
8 3 (0.11%) Network Security
8 3 (0.11%) Skype
8 3 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.076%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.076%) MQTT
9 2 (0.076%) NFC
9 2 (0.076%) SNMP
10 1 (0.038%) Broadband
10 1 (0.038%) SSH
10 1 (0.038%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 457 (17.30%) SQL Server
2 188 (7.12%) MySQL
3 144 (5.45%) MongoDB
4 113 (4.28%) NoSQL
5 112 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
6 102 (3.86%) Relational Database
7 47 (1.78%) Big Data
8 46 (1.74%) Redis
9 32 (1.21%) RDBMS
10 29 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 18 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
13 16 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (0.45%) Blockchain
15 10 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (0.34%) Neo4j
16 9 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
17 7 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 6 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 591 (22.38%) Git (software)
2 194 (7.35%) webpack
3 175 (6.63%) gulp
4 128 (4.85%) Jenkins
5 117 (4.43%) Grunt
6 100 (3.79%) Jasmine
7 82 (3.10%) TeamCity
8 80 (3.03%) JIRA
9 74 (2.80%) NUnit
10 69 (2.61%) Subversion
11 68 (2.57%) Visual Studio
12 67 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
13 63 (2.39%) Cucumber
14 57 (2.16%) Bitbucket
15 56 (2.12%) SpecFlow
16 49 (1.86%) Mocha
17 46 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
18 45 (1.70%) Karma Test Runner
19 40 (1.51%) Babel
20 33 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 386 (14.62%) Finance
2 138 (5.23%) Retail
3 109 (4.13%) Banking
4 101 (3.82%) Games
5 82 (3.10%) Marketing
6 35 (1.33%) Telecoms
7 31 (1.17%) Front Office
7 31 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 26 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 25 (0.95%) Advertising
10 23 (0.87%) Publishing
11 20 (0.76%) Back Office
12 19 (0.72%) Electronics
13 18 (0.68%) Automotive
14 14 (0.53%) Law
15 11 (0.42%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.42%) Investment Banking
15 11 (0.42%) Legal
16 3 (0.11%) Military
17 2 (0.076%) Digital Economy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,534 (58.08%) HTML
2 1,445 (54.71%) CSS
3 1,211 (45.85%) AngularJS
4 1,129 (42.75%) React
5 855 (32.37%) Node.js
6 738 (27.94%) HTML5
7 716 (27.11%) .NET
8 507 (19.20%) jQuery
9 473 (17.91%) CSS3
10 449 (17.00%) ASP.NET
11 351 (13.29%) Vue.js
12 339 (12.84%) Redux
13 320 (12.12%) Sass
14 292 (11.06%) RESTful
15 276 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 272 (10.30%) REST
17 240 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 232 (8.78%) ASP.NET Web API
19 196 (7.42%) Web Services
20 155 (5.87%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 353 (13.37%) User Experience
2 228 (8.63%) Greenfield Project
3 151 (5.72%) Fintech
4 122 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 82 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
6 65 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
7 37 (1.40%) Algorithms
8 32 (1.21%) Hedge funds
8 32 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
9 31 (1.17%) Social Media
10 26 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 21 (0.80%) Renewable Energy
12 20 (0.76%) Equities
13 19 (0.72%) Fixed Income
14 18 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
15 17 (0.64%) Cloud Native
16 15 (0.57%) Derivative
16 15 (0.57%) Social Network
17 14 (0.53%) Internet of Things
17 14 (0.53%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 140 (5.30%) Linux
2 110 (4.17%) Windows
3 79 (2.99%) Android
4 68 (2.57%) Apple iOS
5 11 (0.42%) Unix
6 10 (0.38%) Windows 10
6 10 (0.38%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.15%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.11%) CentOS
8 3 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.076%) Debian
9 2 (0.076%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.038%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.038%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.038%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,229 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
2 876 (33.17%) Front End Development
3 591 (22.38%) MVC
4 489 (18.52%) TDD
5 483 (18.29%) Web Development
6 421 (15.94%) Software Engineering
7 301 (11.40%) Scrum
8 280 (10.60%) OO
9 231 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
10 217 (8.22%) Unit Testing
11 205 (7.76%) BDD
12 201 (7.61%) Test Automation
13 189 (7.16%) Microservices
14 180 (6.82%) E-Commerce
15 149 (5.64%) OOP
16 148 (5.60%) Open Source
17 146 (5.53%) Computer Science
18 138 (5.23%) DevOps
19 126 (4.77%) Problem-Solving
20 124 (4.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,641 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 752 (28.47%) C#
3 500 (18.93%) SQL
4 499 (18.89%) Java
5 335 (12.68%) ES6
6 322 (12.19%) Python
7 315 (11.93%) PHP
8 299 (11.32%) TypeScript
9 84 (3.18%) T-SQL
10 81 (3.07%) C++
11 76 (2.88%) PowerShell
12 72 (2.73%) Ruby
13 54 (2.04%) ES7
14 50 (1.89%) C
15 34 (1.29%) Objective-C
16 33 (1.25%) Apple Swift
16 33 (1.25%) Go
17 32 (1.21%) Scala
18 26 (0.98%) R
19 23 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 257 (9.73%) Degree
2 73 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 21 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (0.80%) PhD
5 19 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.23%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.19%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.11%) MCPD
10 2 (0.076%) MCP
11 1 (0.038%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.038%) HND
11 1 (0.038%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.038%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (3.94%) QA
2 10 (0.38%) GAMP
3 4 (0.15%) GDPR
3 4 (0.15%) HL7
3 4 (0.15%) WCAG
4 2 (0.076%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.076%) WAI
5 1 (0.038%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.038%) PMO
System Software
1 209 (7.91%) Docker
2 53 (2.01%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.076%) Firmware
4 2 (0.076%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.076%) Xen
5 1 (0.038%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 72 (2.73%) Kubernetes
2 11 (0.42%) Terraform
3 9 (0.34%) Ansible
4 8 (0.30%) Puppet
5 7 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.23%) Packer
7 2 (0.076%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.076%) SCOM
7 2 (0.076%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.038%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.038%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 207 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 80 (3.03%) Google
3 54 (2.04%) Oracle
4 44 (1.67%) Xamarin
5 35 (1.33%) Adobe
6 31 (1.17%) Rackspace
7 23 (0.87%) SAP
8 19 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (0.68%) Atlassian
10 16 (0.61%) Twitter
11 11 (0.42%) Facebook
11 11 (0.42%) Zend
12 10 (0.38%) IBM
13 8 (0.30%) Dell
13 8 (0.30%) ServiceNow
14 7 (0.27%) Sitecore
15 5 (0.19%) Cypress Semiconductor
15 5 (0.19%) Sencha
16 4 (0.15%) Apple
16 4 (0.15%) ESRI