The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 May 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
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 110 144
Rank change year-on-year -3 +34  
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 2265 2773 2458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.66% 2.82% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 2.92% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2021 2593 2100
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 £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
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 81958 94956 104515
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.22% 96.40% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67650 79824 85637
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -15 2176 £45,000 -6.25% 403
London -36 944 £60,000 +9.09% 184
South East +22 383 £43,750 -2.77% 57
East of England +27 179 £45,000 +5.88% 36
North West -5 169 £40,000 +6.66% 32
West Midlands +10 152 £35,000 +7.69% 18
Manchester +5 142 £40,000 +2.56% 22
Yorkshire -15 133 £40,000 +3.22% 34
East Midlands +49 115 £32,500 -18.75% 24
City of London -20 111 £62,500 +8.69% 29
South West +16 92 £42,500 +1.19% 14
West Yorkshire +20 87 £42,500 +21.42% 22
Hertfordshire +44 78 £47,500 -13.63% 10
Leeds +18 72 £40,000 +8.84% 17
Oxfordshire +4 69 £37,500 -25.00% 9
Hampshire +23 68 £42,500 -5.55% 16
Berkshire +4 66 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Nottinghamshire +39 58 £37,500 - 7
Nottingham +33 51 £37,500 - 6
Cambridgeshire -15 51 £42,500 +6.25% 14
Oxford +13 49 £37,000 -26.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +12 47 £47,500 - 4
Birmingham -2 43 £34,000 -2.85% 7
Cambridge -24 43 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Surrey -9 42 £46,250 +23.33% 7
Leicestershire +30 39 £29,000 -48.44% 7
Leicester +22 38 £28,250 -54.80% 3
Scotland +28 37 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Milton Keynes +5 37 £47,500 - 1
Bristol -6 33 £45,000 +2.85% 5

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 4507 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3202 (71.05%) HTML
3 3138 (69.63%) CSS
4 2184 (48.46%) AngularJS
5 1973 (43.78%) Agile Software Development
6 1542 (34.21%) HTML5
7 1427 (31.66%) Front End Development
8 1370 (30.40%) jQuery
9 1347 (29.89%) React
10 1336 (29.64%) Node.js
11 1126 (24.98%) Web Development
12 1036 (22.99%) CSS3
13 982 (21.79%) TDD
14 905 (20.08%) C#
15 900 (19.97%) PHP
16 896 (19.88%) .NET
17 893 (19.81%) MVC
18 845 (18.75%) Java
19 812 (18.02%) Git (software)
20 799 (17.73%) SQL
21 712 (15.80%) OO
22 686 (15.22%) Sass
23 648 (14.38%) User Experience
24 636 (14.11%) Scrum
25 598 (13.27%) Finance
26 577 (12.80%) MySQL
27 544 (12.07%) Degree
28 514 (11.40%) ASP.NET
29 494 (10.96%) Backbone.js
30 480 (10.65%) Software Engineering

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
1 223 (4.95%) CMS
2 151 (3.35%) WordPress
3 127 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
4 123 (2.73%) Apache
5 108 (2.40%) Drupal
6 56 (1.24%) IIS
7 44 (0.98%) Tomcat
8 43 (0.95%) SharePoint
9 33 (0.73%) nginx
10 32 (0.71%) Umbraco
11 28 (0.62%) WebSphere
12 23 (0.51%) Apache Spark
12 23 (0.51%) Confluence
12 23 (0.51%) EPiServer
12 23 (0.51%) JBoss
13 22 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 20 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
15 17 (0.38%) Apache Solr
15 17 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
16 16 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 170 (3.77%) Photoshop
2 47 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (0.31%) FileZilla
4 12 (0.27%) InVision
4 12 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (0.24%) Chatbot
5 11 (0.24%) GIMP
6 10 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.16%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (0.067%) InDesign
10 2 (0.044%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.044%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 91 (2.02%) Magento
2 27 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 16 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.36%) NetSuite
4 7 (0.16%) Shopify
5 5 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.089%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.089%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.044%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.044%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.044%) RMDS
7 2 (0.044%) Unica
8 1 (0.022%) BASE24
8 1 (0.022%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.022%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 254 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
2 172 (3.82%) SaaS
3 146 (3.24%) GitHub
4 130 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 33 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 29 (0.64%) Google Analytics
7 26 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (0.47%) AWS OpsWorks
9 20 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 15 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
10 15 (0.33%) Office 365
11 12 (0.27%) Heroku
11 12 (0.27%) PaaS
12 11 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 9 (0.20%) Amazon S3
13 9 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
14 8 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
15 7 (0.16%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 113 (2.51%) HTTP
2 110 (2.44%) Internet
3 31 (0.69%) TCP/IP
4 15 (0.33%) Intranet
4 15 (0.33%) SSH
5 14 (0.31%) FTP
5 14 (0.31%) SMTP
6 13 (0.29%) Broadband
7 11 (0.24%) DNS
8 9 (0.20%) MPLS
9 6 (0.13%) Skype
10 5 (0.11%) LDAP
11 4 (0.089%) ATM
12 3 (0.067%) SSL
12 3 (0.067%) VoIP
13 2 (0.044%) Extranet
13 2 (0.044%) ICMP
13 2 (0.044%) IPv4
13 2 (0.044%) IPv6
13 2 (0.044%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 577 (12.80%) MySQL
2 416 (9.23%) SQL Server
3 240 (5.33%) NoSQL
4 226 (5.01%) MongoDB
5 133 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
6 124 (2.75%) Big Data
7 110 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 79 (1.75%) Redis
9 68 (1.51%) Blockchain
10 38 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 38 (0.84%) RDBMS
11 29 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
12 28 (0.62%) Hadoop
13 25 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 23 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
15 22 (0.49%) GIS
16 21 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
17 18 (0.40%) Couchbase
17 18 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 15 (0.33%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 812 (18.02%) Git (software)
2 395 (8.76%) gulp
3 367 (8.14%) Grunt
4 247 (5.48%) Jasmine
5 204 (4.53%) Mocha
6 165 (3.66%) Selenium
7 155 (3.44%) Karma Test Runner
8 153 (3.39%) Subversion
9 146 (3.24%) webpack
10 130 (2.88%) Jenkins
11 121 (2.68%) JIRA
12 105 (2.33%) Visual Studio
13 82 (1.82%) Bower
14 77 (1.71%) TeamCity
15 70 (1.55%) Babel
16 68 (1.51%) QUnit
17 67 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
18 66 (1.46%) Maven
19 44 (0.98%) PHPUnit
20 35 (0.78%) WebDriver
General
1 598 (13.27%) Finance
2 318 (7.06%) Marketing
3 195 (4.33%) Telecoms
4 184 (4.08%) Retail
5 180 (3.99%) Banking
6 143 (3.17%) Games
7 63 (1.40%) Advertising
8 58 (1.29%) Electronics
9 46 (1.02%) Publishing
10 44 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 42 (0.93%) Legal
12 35 (0.78%) Automotive
12 35 (0.78%) Law
13 30 (0.67%) Back Office
14 27 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
15 24 (0.53%) Front Office
16 21 (0.47%) Financial Institution
17 20 (0.44%) Billing
17 20 (0.44%) Investment Banking
17 20 (0.44%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3202 (71.05%) HTML
2 3138 (69.63%) CSS
3 2184 (48.46%) AngularJS
4 1542 (34.21%) HTML5
5 1370 (30.40%) jQuery
6 1347 (29.89%) React
7 1336 (29.64%) Node.js
8 1036 (22.99%) CSS3
9 896 (19.88%) .NET
10 686 (15.22%) Sass
11 514 (11.40%) ASP.NET
12 494 (10.96%) Backbone.js
13 469 (10.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 358 (7.94%) Ajax
15 354 (7.85%) Ember.js
16 348 (7.72%) RESTful
17 345 (7.65%) JSON
18 342 (7.59%) REST
19 337 (7.48%) Web Services
20 332 (7.37%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 648 (14.38%) User Experience
2 366 (8.12%) Computer Science
3 362 (8.03%) Greenfield Project
4 201 (4.46%) Mobile App
5 179 (3.97%) Fintech
6 104 (2.31%) Data Structures
7 90 (2.00%) Social Media
8 89 (1.97%) iPad
9 83 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
10 71 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
11 51 (1.13%) Algorithms
12 45 (1.00%) W3C
13 37 (0.82%) Smartphone
14 30 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
15 25 (0.55%) Digital Media
16 22 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 22 (0.49%) Smart Meter
17 20 (0.44%) Blog
17 20 (0.44%) Graphic Design
18 19 (0.42%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 405 (8.99%) Linux
2 125 (2.77%) Android
3 116 (2.57%) Apple iOS
4 102 (2.26%) Windows
5 29 (0.64%) Unix
6 17 (0.38%) Debian
7 12 (0.27%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
9 9 (0.20%) Windows Server
10 7 (0.16%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.16%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.11%) CentOS
11 5 (0.11%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1973 (43.78%) Agile Software Development
2 1427 (31.66%) Front End Development
3 1126 (24.98%) Web Development
4 982 (21.79%) TDD
5 893 (19.81%) MVC
6 712 (15.80%) OO
7 636 (14.11%) Scrum
8 480 (10.65%) Software Engineering
9 450 (9.98%) E-Commerce
10 375 (8.32%) Responsive Web Design
11 362 (8.03%) Unit Testing
12 327 (7.26%) BDD
13 287 (6.37%) OOP
14 283 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
15 266 (5.90%) Test Automation
16 244 (5.41%) Web Design
17 234 (5.19%) Mentoring
18 206 (4.57%) Open Source
19 177 (3.93%) Kanban
20 173 (3.84%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4507 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 905 (20.08%) C#
3 900 (19.97%) PHP
4 845 (18.75%) Java
5 799 (17.73%) SQL
6 404 (8.96%) ES6
7 273 (6.06%) Python
8 199 (4.42%) TypeScript
9 153 (3.39%) Ruby
10 121 (2.68%) T-SQL
11 99 (2.20%) Scala
12 90 (2.00%) C++
13 75 (1.66%) C
14 57 (1.26%) ECMAScript
14 57 (1.26%) Perl
15 47 (1.04%) Groovy
15 47 (1.04%) VB.NET
16 40 (0.89%) Objective-C
17 36 (0.80%) Go
18 34 (0.75%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 544 (12.07%) Degree
2 46 (1.02%) Security Cleared
3 20 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (0.40%) PMI Certification
5 16 (0.36%) A+ Certification
6 15 (0.33%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.24%) DBS Check
8 6 (0.13%) PhD
9 5 (0.11%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.11%) MCTS
10 4 (0.089%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.044%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.044%) MBA
11 2 (0.044%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.022%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.022%) MCAD
12 1 (0.022%) MCP
12 1 (0.022%) MCPD
12 1 (0.022%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (2.22%) QA
2 16 (0.36%) WCAG
3 5 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.11%) SLA
4 3 (0.067%) MiFID
5 2 (0.044%) ISO13485
5 2 (0.044%) WAI
6 1 (0.022%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.022%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 148 (3.28%) Docker
2 12 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.089%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.089%) Varnish
5 4 (0.089%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.044%) LXC
6 2 (0.044%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.022%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 44 (0.98%) Kubernetes
2 35 (0.78%) Ansible
3 25 (0.55%) Terraform
4 22 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (0.31%) Puppet
6 12 (0.27%) Kibana
6 12 (0.27%) logstash
7 6 (0.13%) Packer
8 4 (0.089%) Grafana
9 3 (0.067%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.067%) Rancher
9 3 (0.067%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.044%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.044%) Salt
10 2 (0.044%) StatsD
11 1 (0.022%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.022%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.022%) Dokku
11 1 (0.022%) Mesos
11 1 (0.022%) MOM
Vendors
1 194 (4.30%) Microsoft
2 120 (2.66%) Google
3 112 (2.49%) Oracle
4 95 (2.11%) Adobe
5 58 (1.29%) Zend
6 57 (1.26%) Twitter
7 44 (0.98%) Xamarin
8 43 (0.95%) SAP
9 37 (0.82%) Sencha
10 36 (0.80%) Apple
11 27 (0.60%) Facebook
12 21 (0.47%) Sitecore
13 20 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (0.36%) Atlassian
15 14 (0.31%) PayPal
16 13 (0.29%) hybris
17 12 (0.27%) Cognizant
17 12 (0.27%) VMware
18 10 (0.22%) Apigee
18 10 (0.22%) Orchard
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 minutes ago
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £32000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 39 minutes ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £47500.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits.
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Cool Projects & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £64000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits & Cool Projects
Posted: 19 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
Akoni IO Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday