Period
to 21 October 2017

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 111 126
Rank change year-on-year -29 +15 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 4304 5297 5465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.47% 2.77% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 2.87% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3927 4980 4989
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 166694 184283 211352
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.44% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 133468 154425 175167
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,771 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -36 4105 £47,500 - 262
UK excluding London +3 2435 £40,000 - 148
London -51 1819 £60,000 +9.09% 119
South East +6 750 £45,000 +3.45% 42
Midlands +3 554 £35,000 - 27
North of England -2 490 £40,000 - 36
West Midlands -2 382 £32,500 - 13
North West -17 308 £40,000 +6.67% 17
East of England +34 293 £46,250 -2.63% 17
South West +9 200 £37,500 -6.25% 21
East Midlands +30 172 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Yorkshire -16 149 £37,500 -6.25% 19
Scotland +34 110 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Wales +25 35 £40,000 +37.93%
North East +20 33 £42,500 +13.33%
Northern Ireland -25 5 £40,000 -11.11%

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 4304 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3057 (71.03%) HTML
3 2952 (68.59%) CSS
4 2215 (51.46%) AngularJS
5 1970 (45.77%) Agile Software Development
6 1469 (34.13%) Front End Development
7 1409 (32.74%) HTML5
8 1398 (32.48%) React
9 1362 (31.64%) Node.js
10 1303 (30.27%) jQuery
11 1033 (24.00%) Web Development
12 968 (22.49%) CSS3
13 959 (22.28%) C#
14 931 (21.63%) SQL
15 896 (20.82%) .NET
16 854 (19.84%) Git (software)
17 851 (19.77%) TDD
18 836 (19.42%) Java
19 826 (19.19%) MVC
20 776 (18.03%) PHP
21 739 (17.17%) Finance
22 705 (16.38%) User Experience
23 697 (16.19%) Sass
24 691 (16.05%) OO
25 592 (13.75%) Scrum
26 560 (13.01%) MySQL
27 547 (12.71%) Degree
28 513 (11.92%) ASP.NET
29 460 (10.69%) E-Commerce
30 435 (10.11%) 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
1 206 (4.79%) CMS
2 165 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
3 115 (2.67%) WordPress
4 111 (2.58%) Apache
5 86 (2.00%) IIS
6 83 (1.93%) Drupal
7 49 (1.14%) SharePoint
8 37 (0.86%) nginx
8 37 (0.86%) Tomcat
9 34 (0.79%) Umbraco
10 33 (0.77%) Confluence
11 28 (0.65%) Apache Spark
12 24 (0.56%) Ethereum
13 21 (0.49%) WebSphere
14 19 (0.44%) Apache Solr
15 15 (0.35%) Hyperledger
15 15 (0.35%) JBoss
15 15 (0.35%) WebLogic
16 12 (0.28%) EPiServer
17 10 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 124 (2.88%) Photoshop
2 81 (1.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 40 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 34 (0.79%) FileZilla
5 14 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (0.21%) InVision
6 9 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (0.093%) InDesign
9 3 (0.070%) GIMP
10 2 (0.046%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.046%) Pipeline Pilot
11 1 (0.023%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.023%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.023%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 67 (1.56%) Magento
2 26 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
3 23 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.093%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.093%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.093%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.070%) Cerner Millennium
5 3 (0.070%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.070%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.046%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.046%) R3 Corda
7 1 (0.023%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.023%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.023%) OpenCart
7 1 (0.023%) osCommerce
7 1 (0.023%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.023%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 379 (8.81%) Amazon AWS
2 244 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 171 (3.97%) SaaS
4 170 (3.95%) GitHub
5 169 (3.93%) npm
6 57 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 47 (1.09%) Serverless
8 40 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
9 30 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
10 22 (0.51%) Amazon S3
11 21 (0.49%) Heroku
12 20 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
13 17 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
14 14 (0.33%) PaaS
15 13 (0.30%) Bluemix
15 13 (0.30%) Google Analytics
15 13 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
15 13 (0.30%) Slack
15 13 (0.30%) Yarn
16 12 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 152 (3.53%) Internet
2 102 (2.37%) HTTP
3 37 (0.86%) FTP
4 34 (0.79%) Intranet
4 34 (0.79%) SMTP
5 21 (0.49%) Broadband
6 18 (0.42%) ATM
7 17 (0.39%) SMS
8 15 (0.35%) Wireless
9 14 (0.33%) Extranet
10 12 (0.28%) HTTPS
10 12 (0.28%) MPLS
11 9 (0.21%) TCP/IP
12 8 (0.19%) DNS
13 7 (0.16%) Skype
14 5 (0.12%) SSL
15 4 (0.093%) CTI
16 2 (0.046%) LDAP
16 2 (0.046%) Network Security
17 1 (0.023%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 560 (13.01%) MySQL
2 426 (9.90%) SQL Server
3 353 (8.20%) NoSQL
4 313 (7.27%) MongoDB
5 156 (3.62%) Relational Database
6 134 (3.11%) Big Data
7 109 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
8 72 (1.67%) Redis
9 63 (1.46%) Blockchain
10 56 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 54 (1.25%) RDBMS
12 49 (1.14%) Oracle Database
13 47 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
14 39 (0.91%) Hadoop
15 32 (0.74%) Couchbase
16 27 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
17 26 (0.60%) GIS
18 25 (0.58%) DataStax
18 25 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
19 23 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 854 (19.84%) Git (software)
2 370 (8.60%) gulp
3 292 (6.78%) Grunt
4 277 (6.44%) webpack
5 173 (4.02%) Mocha
6 158 (3.67%) Jenkins
7 153 (3.55%) Jasmine
8 149 (3.46%) Subversion
9 140 (3.25%) JIRA
10 122 (2.83%) Karma Test Runner
11 118 (2.74%) Selenium
12 115 (2.67%) Visual Studio
13 101 (2.35%) TeamCity
14 90 (2.09%) Bower
15 76 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
16 73 (1.70%) Babel
17 69 (1.60%) Maven
18 54 (1.25%) Bitbucket
19 53 (1.23%) GitLab
20 50 (1.16%) Protractor
General
1 739 (17.17%) Finance
2 356 (8.27%) Marketing
3 276 (6.41%) Retail
4 217 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 200 (4.65%) Banking
6 160 (3.72%) Electronics
7 154 (3.58%) Manufacturing
8 153 (3.55%) Games
9 64 (1.49%) Advertising
10 60 (1.39%) Automotive
11 56 (1.30%) Front Office
12 44 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
13 40 (0.93%) Publishing
14 33 (0.77%) Legal
15 31 (0.72%) Multimedia
16 25 (0.58%) Investment Banking
17 20 (0.46%) Financial Institution
18 16 (0.37%) Law
19 15 (0.35%) Back Office
20 13 (0.30%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3057 (71.03%) HTML
2 2952 (68.59%) CSS
3 2215 (51.46%) AngularJS
4 1409 (32.74%) HTML5
5 1398 (32.48%) React
6 1362 (31.64%) Node.js
7 1303 (30.27%) jQuery
8 968 (22.49%) CSS3
9 896 (20.82%) .NET
10 697 (16.19%) Sass
11 513 (11.92%) ASP.NET
12 435 (10.11%) REST
13 421 (9.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 375 (8.71%) Web Services
15 374 (8.69%) Backbone.js
16 364 (8.46%) RESTful
17 348 (8.09%) JSON
18 320 (7.43%) ASP.NET MVC
19 309 (7.18%) Ember.js
20 304 (7.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 705 (16.38%) User Experience
2 355 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 294 (6.83%) Greenfield Project
4 223 (5.18%) Mobile App
5 179 (4.16%) Fintech
6 151 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
7 121 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
8 95 (2.21%) Social Media
9 69 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 66 (1.53%) Data Structures
10 66 (1.53%) iPad
11 54 (1.25%) Graphic Design
12 43 (1.00%) W3C
13 37 (0.86%) Client/Server
14 31 (0.72%) e-Learning
15 29 (0.67%) Algorithms
16 23 (0.53%) Digital Media
17 22 (0.51%) Data Centre
18 21 (0.49%) RIA
19 20 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 402 (9.34%) Linux
2 171 (3.97%) Apple iOS
3 170 (3.95%) Android
4 157 (3.65%) Windows
5 52 (1.21%) Unix
6 19 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (0.21%) Mac OS
7 9 (0.21%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.14%) Debian
8 6 (0.14%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.14%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.070%) CentOS
10 1 (0.023%) VMS
10 1 (0.023%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1970 (45.77%) Agile Software Development
2 1469 (34.13%) Front End Development
3 1033 (24.00%) Web Development
4 851 (19.77%) TDD
5 826 (19.19%) MVC
6 691 (16.05%) OO
7 592 (13.75%) Scrum
8 460 (10.69%) E-Commerce
9 430 (9.99%) Software Engineering
10 358 (8.32%) Continuous Integration
11 337 (7.83%) Unit Testing
12 333 (7.74%) BDD
13 318 (7.39%) Test Automation
14 307 (7.13%) Mentoring
15 270 (6.27%) OOP
16 253 (5.88%) Microservices
17 225 (5.23%) Open Source
18 215 (5.00%) Analytics
19 207 (4.81%) Responsive Web Design
20 206 (4.79%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4304 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 959 (22.28%) C#
3 931 (21.63%) SQL
4 836 (19.42%) Java
5 776 (18.03%) PHP
6 389 (9.04%) ES6
7 293 (6.81%) Python
8 198 (4.60%) TypeScript
9 166 (3.86%) C++
10 164 (3.81%) Ruby
11 158 (3.67%) T-SQL
12 105 (2.44%) C
13 77 (1.79%) Scala
14 59 (1.37%) Go
15 38 (0.88%) Perl
16 36 (0.84%) VBScript
17 35 (0.81%) Groovy
18 34 (0.79%) ECMAScript
19 31 (0.72%) PL/SQL
20 30 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 547 (12.71%) Degree
2 168 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (0.46%) A+ Certification
3 20 (0.46%) PhD
4 15 (0.35%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (0.070%) HND
7 3 (0.070%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.046%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.046%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.023%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.023%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.023%) MCP
9 1 (0.023%) MCSA
9 1 (0.023%) MCSD
9 1 (0.023%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (2.49%) QA
2 8 (0.19%) GCP
3 7 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.12%) GAMP
5 4 (0.093%) MiFID
5 4 (0.093%) WCAG
6 2 (0.046%) GDPR
6 2 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.046%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.023%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 240 (5.58%) Docker
2 7 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.14%) HDFS
4 5 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.070%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.070%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.070%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.046%) Cygwin
6 2 (0.046%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 55 (1.28%) Kubernetes
2 32 (0.74%) Ansible
3 23 (0.53%) Puppet
4 22 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (0.35%) Terraform
6 11 (0.26%) logstash
7 10 (0.23%) Kibana
8 9 (0.21%) Packer
9 6 (0.14%) TeamSite
10 5 (0.12%) Capistrano
11 4 (0.093%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.070%) Salt
13 2 (0.046%) Grafana
13 2 (0.046%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.046%) StatsD
13 2 (0.046%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 1 (0.023%) cPanel
14 1 (0.023%) Graphite
14 1 (0.023%) Mesos
14 1 (0.023%) Plesk
Vendors
1 256 (5.95%) Microsoft
2 231 (5.37%) Oracle
3 139 (3.23%) Google
4 104 (2.42%) Adobe
5 103 (2.39%) SAP
6 56 (1.30%) Zend
7 41 (0.95%) Xamarin
8 38 (0.88%) Apple
9 36 (0.84%) PayPal
10 21 (0.49%) Cisco
11 20 (0.46%) Facebook
11 20 (0.46%) Sencha
12 18 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
13 15 (0.35%) Symantec
14 14 (0.33%) Demandware
14 14 (0.33%) Samsung
15 13 (0.30%) IBM
15 13 (0.30%) Twitter
16 11 (0.26%) hybris
17 10 (0.23%) CyberSource