The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript Developer
UK
Rank 109 117 142
Rank change year-on-year +8 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 2333 2801 2356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.76% 2.71% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 2.81% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2092 2609 2033
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for JavaScript Developer in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Top 30 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 2266 £45,000 -5.26% 353
London -15 948 £57,500 +9.52% 176
South East +33 424 £42,500 - 53
North West +18 184 £40,000 +9.58% 34
East Midlands +45 170 £32,500 -7.14% 17
Yorkshire -21 154 £40,000 +6.66% 18
East of England +6 148 £40,000 -1.84% 29
West Midlands +42 143 £37,500 -1.96% 13
Manchester +12 133 £40,000 +6.66% 26
City of London +18 116 £60,000 +9.09% 38
West Yorkshire 0 93 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Berkshire +43 88 £40,500 -16.92% 6
South West -8 84 £40,000 - 7
Leicestershire +37 75 £27,500 -21.42% 4
Leeds +2 74 £40,000 +11.11% 9
Oxfordshire +11 72 £45,000 -5.75% 9
Hertfordshire +35 62 £45,000 -5.26% 10
Nottinghamshire +35 60 £37,500 +25.00% 8
Leicester +27 59 £27,500 -54.16% 2
Hampshire +9 57 £44,000 +10.00% 12
Nottingham +38 55 £37,500 +25.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +10 51 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Cambridgeshire -19 51 £45,000 +21.62% 11
Surrey +16 47 £52,500 +13.51% 10
Oxford +7 45 £45,000 -2.17% 7
Birmingham +11 38 £34,000 -11.11% 4
East Sussex +1 38 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Brighton +6 37 £40,000 -17.94% 4
Worcestershire +17 36 £37,500 +19.04%
Lancashire +17 35 £32,500 +8.33% 4

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4568 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3285 (71.91%) HTML
3 3192 (69.88%) CSS
4 2243 (49.10%) AngularJS
5 1975 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
6 1665 (36.45%) HTML5
7 1490 (32.62%) Front End Development
8 1381 (30.23%) jQuery
9 1300 (28.46%) Node.js
10 1294 (28.33%) React
11 1200 (26.27%) Web Development
12 1166 (25.53%) CSS3
13 1003 (21.96%) MVC
14 979 (21.43%) .NET
15 973 (21.30%) C#
16 965 (21.13%) TDD
17 877 (19.20%) PHP
18 817 (17.89%) SQL
19 814 (17.82%) Git (software)
20 809 (17.71%) Java
21 760 (16.64%) OO
22 708 (15.50%) Sass
23 686 (15.02%) User Experience
24 626 (13.70%) Finance
25 605 (13.24%) Scrum
26 574 (12.57%) MySQL
27 567 (12.41%) Degree
28 556 (12.17%) ASP.NET
29 509 (11.14%) Software Engineering
30 505 (11.06%) E-Commerce

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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
1 212 (4.64%) CMS
2 133 (2.91%) WordPress
3 114 (2.50%) Apache
4 106 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
5 79 (1.73%) Drupal
6 50 (1.09%) IIS
7 42 (0.92%) SharePoint
8 36 (0.79%) Umbraco
9 34 (0.74%) nginx
10 30 (0.66%) Tomcat
11 27 (0.59%) EPiServer
12 23 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 22 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
14 21 (0.46%) Confluence
15 17 (0.37%) Apache Spark
15 17 (0.37%) JBoss
16 15 (0.33%) NServiceBus
17 12 (0.26%) WebSphere
18 11 (0.24%) ArcGIS
19 10 (0.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 177 (3.87%) Photoshop
2 49 (1.07%) MS Excel
3 42 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (0.31%) MS Office
5 12 (0.26%) InVision
6 10 (0.22%) Chatbot
7 5 (0.11%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.11%) GIMP
8 4 (0.088%) HipChat
9 3 (0.066%) InDesign
9 3 (0.066%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.022%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.022%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 89 (1.95%) Magento
2 17 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.31%) NetSuite
3 14 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
4 10 (0.22%) Shopify
5 7 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.066%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.044%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.044%) RMDS
7 2 (0.044%) Unica
7 2 (0.044%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.022%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 208 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 138 (3.02%) SaaS
3 132 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 125 (2.74%) GitHub
5 34 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 23 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 22 (0.48%) Google Analytics
8 16 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (0.35%) Office 365
9 15 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
10 14 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 14 (0.31%) Heroku
11 11 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 10 (0.22%) Google App Engine
13 9 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
13 9 (0.20%) AWS OpsWorks
13 9 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
14 8 (0.18%) PaaS
15 7 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
15 7 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 133 (2.91%) HTTP
2 116 (2.54%) Internet
3 38 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 20 (0.44%) ATM
5 16 (0.35%) Intranet
6 15 (0.33%) Broadband
7 14 (0.31%) SSH
8 11 (0.24%) DNS
9 6 (0.13%) LDAP
10 5 (0.11%) Skype
11 4 (0.088%) AMQP
11 4 (0.088%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.088%) VoIP
12 3 (0.066%) RTP
12 3 (0.066%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.044%) FTP
13 2 (0.044%) IPv4
13 2 (0.044%) LTE
13 2 (0.044%) SSL
13 2 (0.044%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 574 (12.57%) MySQL
2 441 (9.65%) SQL Server
3 225 (4.93%) MongoDB
4 220 (4.82%) NoSQL
5 117 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 105 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 102 (2.23%) Big Data
8 73 (1.60%) Redis
9 57 (1.25%) Blockchain
10 37 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 37 (0.81%) RDBMS
11 32 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
12 25 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
13 23 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 21 (0.46%) Hadoop
15 19 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (0.39%) Couchbase
17 17 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 16 (0.35%) Apache Hive
18 16 (0.35%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 814 (17.82%) Git (software)
2 378 (8.27%) gulp
3 351 (7.68%) Grunt
4 254 (5.56%) Jasmine
5 172 (3.77%) Mocha
6 142 (3.11%) Subversion
7 140 (3.06%) Selenium
8 133 (2.91%) Jenkins
8 133 (2.91%) Karma Test Runner
9 132 (2.89%) JIRA
10 123 (2.69%) webpack
11 121 (2.65%) Visual Studio
12 75 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
13 73 (1.60%) Bower
14 68 (1.49%) TeamCity
15 66 (1.44%) QUnit
16 64 (1.40%) Maven
16 64 (1.40%) PHPUnit
17 63 (1.38%) Babel
18 34 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 626 (13.70%) Finance
2 315 (6.90%) Marketing
3 226 (4.95%) Banking
4 200 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 191 (4.18%) Retail
6 156 (3.42%) Games
7 93 (2.04%) Advertising
8 49 (1.07%) Publishing
9 42 (0.92%) Legal
10 29 (0.63%) Back Office
11 28 (0.61%) Electronics
11 28 (0.61%) Investment Banking
12 27 (0.59%) Manufacturing
13 26 (0.57%) Law
13 26 (0.57%) Military
14 24 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 23 (0.50%) Automotive
16 22 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
17 18 (0.39%) Front Office
17 18 (0.39%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3285 (71.91%) HTML
2 3192 (69.88%) CSS
3 2243 (49.10%) AngularJS
4 1665 (36.45%) HTML5
5 1381 (30.23%) jQuery
6 1300 (28.46%) Node.js
7 1294 (28.33%) React
8 1166 (25.53%) CSS3
9 979 (21.43%) .NET
10 708 (15.50%) Sass
11 556 (12.17%) ASP.NET
12 489 (10.70%) Backbone.js
13 477 (10.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 400 (8.76%) Ajax
15 380 (8.32%) RESTful
16 373 (8.17%) LESS
17 367 (8.03%) JSON
18 349 (7.64%) Web Services
19 335 (7.33%) REST
20 326 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 686 (15.02%) User Experience
2 405 (8.87%) Computer Science
3 202 (4.42%) Mobile App
4 172 (3.77%) Fintech
5 94 (2.06%) Data Structures
6 86 (1.88%) Social Media
7 78 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
8 61 (1.34%) Algorithms
9 60 (1.31%) iPad
10 58 (1.27%) Client/Server
11 55 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
12 45 (0.99%) Smartphone
13 41 (0.90%) W3C
14 32 (0.70%) PMI
14 32 (0.70%) Social Network
15 27 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
16 26 (0.57%) Digital Media
17 23 (0.50%) Animation
18 21 (0.46%) Blog
19 18 (0.39%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 374 (8.19%) Linux
2 124 (2.71%) Android
3 102 (2.23%) Apple iOS
4 82 (1.80%) Windows
5 32 (0.70%) Unix
6 11 (0.24%) Debian
6 11 (0.24%) Ubuntu
7 10 (0.22%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.18%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.15%) Mac OS
9 7 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (0.13%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.022%) CentOS
11 1 (0.022%) Solaris
11 1 (0.022%) VMS
11 1 (0.022%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1975 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 1490 (32.62%) Front End Development
3 1200 (26.27%) Web Development
4 1003 (21.96%) MVC
5 965 (21.13%) TDD
6 760 (16.64%) OO
7 605 (13.24%) Scrum
8 509 (11.14%) Software Engineering
9 505 (11.06%) E-Commerce
10 391 (8.56%) Responsive Web Design
11 385 (8.43%) Unit Testing
12 323 (7.07%) OOP
13 315 (6.90%) BDD
14 298 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
15 219 (4.79%) Web Design
16 211 (4.62%) Open Source
17 206 (4.51%) Mentoring
18 194 (4.25%) Visualisation
19 182 (3.98%) Kanban
20 176 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4568 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 973 (21.30%) C#
3 877 (19.20%) PHP
4 817 (17.89%) SQL
5 809 (17.71%) Java
6 364 (7.97%) ES6
7 280 (6.13%) Python
8 192 (4.20%) TypeScript
9 155 (3.39%) Ruby
10 124 (2.71%) T-SQL
11 122 (2.67%) Scala
12 83 (1.82%) C++
13 77 (1.69%) VB.NET
14 52 (1.14%) ECMAScript
15 50 (1.09%) C
16 43 (0.94%) Perl
17 41 (0.90%) Objective-C
18 32 (0.70%) Groovy
19 30 (0.66%) Go
20 26 (0.57%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 567 (12.41%) Degree
2 37 (0.81%) Security Cleared
3 32 (0.70%) PMI Certification
4 16 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (0.33%) A+ Certification
6 13 (0.28%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.20%) DBS Check
8 7 (0.15%) PhD
9 6 (0.13%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.13%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.044%) MBA
11 1 (0.022%) MCSD
11 1 (0.022%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (2.32%) QA
2 21 (0.46%) WCAG
3 10 (0.22%) WAI
4 5 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.11%) SLA
5 3 (0.066%) SDET
6 2 (0.044%) ISO13485
6 2 (0.044%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.022%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.022%) MiFID
System Software
1 136 (2.98%) Docker
2 13 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.13%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.044%) Varnish
4 2 (0.044%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.022%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.022%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.022%) LXC
5 1 (0.022%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.022%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 37 (0.81%) Ansible
2 29 (0.63%) Kubernetes
3 20 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.33%) Puppet
5 12 (0.26%) Terraform
6 5 (0.11%) Grafana
7 4 (0.088%) Kibana
7 4 (0.088%) logstash
8 3 (0.066%) Rancher
8 3 (0.066%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.044%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.044%) Dokku
9 2 (0.044%) Packer
9 2 (0.044%) Plesk
9 2 (0.044%) StatsD
10 1 (0.022%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.022%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.022%) Graphite
10 1 (0.022%) Mesos
10 1 (0.022%) Salt
Vendors
1 190 (4.16%) Microsoft
2 123 (2.69%) Google
3 115 (2.52%) Adobe
4 96 (2.10%) Oracle
5 81 (1.77%) Zend
6 71 (1.55%) Twitter
7 45 (0.99%) Facebook
8 31 (0.68%) Xamarin
9 29 (0.63%) SAP
10 25 (0.55%) Apple
11 24 (0.53%) Sencha
12 23 (0.50%) Sitecore
13 14 (0.31%) hybris
14 13 (0.28%) Atlassian
14 13 (0.28%) VMware
15 12 (0.26%) Cognizant
15 12 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (0.22%) Apigee
17 9 (0.20%) Perforce
18 8 (0.18%) Red Hat
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + FlexiTime, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Impressive benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Up to 3 days a week home working
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £52000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits: Bonus pay, Private healthc
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Shares + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aquent
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago