Period
to 18 September 2019

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £51,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 219 164 142
Rank change year-on-year -55 -22 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 2,193 3,497 4,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.55% 2.08% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 2.17% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,947 3,182 4,003
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -

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 135,628 161,148 169,376
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.07% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 107,968 129,896 135,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -58 2,070 £51,000 +2.00% 490
UK excluding London -55 1,208 £45,000 +2.27% 268
London -30 933 £65,000 +4.00% 244
South East -100 388 £47,500 +5.56% 61
North of England -16 305 £41,500 -2.35% 74
North West +17 169 £40,000 -5.88% 49
South West -33 151 £43,750 +2.94% 34
East of England +42 142 £45,000 - 31
Midlands -60 141 £40,000 - 46
Yorkshire -59 118 £42,500 - 23
East Midlands -16 74 £40,000 -4.31% 21
West Midlands -64 67 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Scotland +17 52 £42,500 -19.05% 16
North East +33 19 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Wales +13 16 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Northern Ireland -3 16 £60,000 +100.00% 1

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2,193 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1,086 (49.52%) CSS
3 1,084 (49.43%) HTML
4 1,071 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
5 1,060 (48.34%) React
6 957 (43.64%) AngularJS
7 698 (31.83%) Node.js
8 675 (30.78%) Front End Development
9 554 (25.26%) C#
10 537 (24.49%) HTML5
11 473 (21.57%) .NET
12 440 (20.06%) Git (software)
13 401 (18.29%) Java
13 401 (18.29%) Vue.js
14 388 (17.69%) Web Development
15 369 (16.83%) Finance
16 368 (16.78%) Software Engineering
17 358 (16.32%) TypeScript
18 345 (15.73%) ES6
19 334 (15.23%) TDD
19 334 (15.23%) AWS
20 331 (15.09%) Docker
21 325 (14.82%) Scrum
22 322 (14.68%) MVC
23 320 (14.59%) SQL
24 308 (14.04%) Redux
25 305 (13.91%) User Experience
26 301 (13.73%) CSS3
27 294 (13.41%) ASP.NET
28 273 (12.45%) DevOps

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 78 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
2 51 (2.33%) CMS
3 42 (1.92%) Confluence
4 20 (0.91%) WordPress
5 16 (0.73%) Tomcat
6 13 (0.59%) IIS
7 12 (0.55%) Apache
7 12 (0.55%) Drupal
8 11 (0.50%) Headless CMS
8 11 (0.50%) nginx
9 7 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.32%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.23%) ArcGIS
10 5 (0.23%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.14%) DNN
11 3 (0.14%) Oracle Spatial
12 2 (0.091%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.091%) JBoss
12 2 (0.091%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.091%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 9 (0.41%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.23%) Sketch
3 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.14%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.091%) GIMP
4 2 (0.091%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.046%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.046%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.046%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.046%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 13 (0.59%) Magento
2 7 (0.32%) Shopify
3 6 (0.27%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 334 (15.23%) AWS
2 178 (8.12%) Azure
3 163 (7.43%) Serverless
4 105 (4.79%) GitHub
5 102 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
6 86 (3.92%) npm
6 86 (3.92%) SaaS
7 76 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
8 71 (3.24%) GCP
9 49 (2.23%) Amazon SQS
10 46 (2.10%) Amazon S3
11 45 (2.05%) Amazon ECS
12 33 (1.50%) OpenShift
13 32 (1.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 20 (0.91%) CloudFront
14 20 (0.91%) G Suite
15 17 (0.78%) Azure Functions
16 15 (0.68%) Firebase
16 15 (0.68%) Yarn
17 14 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.60%) Internet
2 30 (1.37%) HTTP
3 9 (0.41%) Intranet
4 7 (0.32%) DAB
5 5 (0.23%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.18%) ATM
7 3 (0.14%) Firewall
8 2 (0.091%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.091%) MQTT
8 2 (0.091%) Skype
8 2 (0.091%) SMS
8 2 (0.091%) SSH
8 2 (0.091%) SSL
9 1 (0.046%) DNS
9 1 (0.046%) Network Security
9 1 (0.046%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.046%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 151 (6.89%) MongoDB
3 127 (5.79%) MySQL
3 127 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
4 81 (3.69%) NoSQL
5 48 (2.19%) Redis
6 45 (2.05%) Amazon RDS
6 45 (2.05%) Relational Database
7 40 (1.82%) Big Data
8 34 (1.55%) Amazon Redshift
9 25 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 25 (1.14%) Neo4j
10 19 (0.87%) Amazon Aurora
11 18 (0.82%) GIS
12 16 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (0.36%) Power BI
13 8 (0.36%) QlikView
13 8 (0.36%) Spatial Data
14 7 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (0.32%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 440 (20.06%) Git (software)
2 266 (12.13%) webpack
3 163 (7.43%) Jenkins
4 118 (5.38%) gulp
5 117 (5.34%) JIRA
6 97 (4.42%) Grunt
7 92 (4.20%) Jasmine
8 82 (3.74%) Selenium
9 73 (3.33%) GitLab
10 69 (3.15%) Babel
11 64 (2.92%) Artifactory
12 63 (2.87%) Mocha
13 51 (2.33%) Cucumber
14 46 (2.10%) TeamCity
15 40 (1.82%) Bitbucket
16 36 (1.64%) Subversion
17 25 (1.14%) Karma Test Runner
18 24 (1.09%) Visual Studio
19 21 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
20 19 (0.87%) Travis CI
General
1 369 (16.83%) Finance
2 121 (5.52%) Retail
3 102 (4.65%) Marketing
4 67 (3.06%) Banking
5 60 (2.74%) Games
6 39 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 38 (1.73%) Public Sector
8 31 (1.41%) Advertising
9 28 (1.28%) Manufacturing
10 27 (1.23%) Electronics
11 19 (0.87%) Front Office
12 18 (0.82%) Law
12 18 (0.82%) Legal
13 17 (0.78%) Financial Institution
14 14 (0.64%) Investment Banking
15 11 (0.50%) Back Office
16 10 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.32%) Publishing
18 4 (0.18%) Automotive
18 4 (0.18%) Police
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,086 (49.52%) CSS
2 1,084 (49.43%) HTML
3 1,060 (48.34%) React
4 957 (43.64%) AngularJS
5 698 (31.83%) Node.js
6 537 (24.49%) HTML5
7 473 (21.57%) .NET
8 401 (18.29%) Vue.js
9 308 (14.04%) Redux
10 301 (13.73%) CSS3
11 294 (13.41%) ASP.NET
12 261 (11.90%) jQuery
13 237 (10.81%) Sass
14 171 (7.80%) ASP.NET MVC
15 170 (7.75%) RESTful
16 148 (6.75%) REST
17 147 (6.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 146 (6.66%) React Native
19 128 (5.84%) JSON
20 117 (5.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 305 (13.91%) User Experience
2 184 (8.39%) Greenfield Project
3 108 (4.92%) Mobile App
4 52 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
6 44 (2.01%) Hedge funds
7 23 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (1.05%) NHS
8 21 (0.96%) Cloud Native
9 18 (0.82%) Social Media
10 17 (0.78%) AS400
10 17 (0.78%) iSeries
11 16 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 15 (0.68%) Derivative
13 13 (0.59%) Algorithms
13 13 (0.59%) Virtual Team
14 12 (0.55%) Blog
14 12 (0.55%) Driving Licence
15 10 (0.46%) e-Learning
16 9 (0.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 107 (4.88%) Linux
2 67 (3.06%) Windows
3 64 (2.92%) Android
4 54 (2.46%) Apple iOS
5 11 (0.50%) Unix
6 10 (0.46%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.36%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.32%) CentOS
8 7 (0.32%) Debian
9 6 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.18%) Fedora
10 4 (0.18%) SUSE
11 2 (0.091%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.091%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.091%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.046%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.046%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.046%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,071 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 675 (30.78%) Front End Development
3 388 (17.69%) Web Development
4 368 (16.78%) Software Engineering
5 334 (15.23%) TDD
6 325 (14.82%) Scrum
7 322 (14.68%) MVC
8 273 (12.45%) DevOps
9 251 (11.45%) OO
10 247 (11.26%) Microservices
11 204 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
12 153 (6.98%) Unit Testing
13 141 (6.43%) Problem-Solving
14 138 (6.29%) BDD
14 138 (6.29%) SDLC
15 130 (5.93%) Fintech
16 121 (5.52%) Mentoring
16 121 (5.52%) Open Source
17 116 (5.29%) Test Automation
18 104 (4.74%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2,193 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 554 (25.26%) C#
3 401 (18.29%) Java
4 358 (16.32%) TypeScript
5 345 (15.73%) ES6
6 320 (14.59%) SQL
7 226 (10.31%) Python
8 208 (9.48%) PHP
9 78 (3.56%) ES7
10 64 (2.92%) Ruby
11 41 (1.87%) Go
12 39 (1.78%) C++
13 24 (1.09%) T-SQL
14 21 (0.96%) Java 8
14 21 (0.96%) Scala
15 19 (0.87%) PowerShell
16 17 (0.78%) RPG
17 15 (0.68%) ES8
17 15 (0.68%) Kotlin
18 14 (0.64%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 196 (8.94%) Degree
2 49 (2.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 29 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 21 (0.96%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.46%) Master's Degree
7 9 (0.41%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.091%) MCSD
8 2 (0.091%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.046%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (2.28%) QA
2 5 (0.23%) WAI
3 3 (0.14%) WCAG
4 1 (0.046%) HL7
4 1 (0.046%) PSD2
System Software
1 331 (15.09%) Docker
2 5 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.091%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 150 (6.84%) Kubernetes
2 78 (3.56%) Terraform
3 46 (2.10%) Ansible
4 31 (1.41%) Marathon
4 31 (1.41%) Mesos
5 20 (0.91%) Puppet
6 13 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.23%) Kibana
7 5 (0.23%) Matomo
8 4 (0.18%) logstash
9 2 (0.091%) Grafana
9 2 (0.091%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.046%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.046%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 143 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 83 (3.78%) Google
3 36 (1.64%) Oracle
4 32 (1.46%) SAP
5 28 (1.28%) Adobe
6 27 (1.23%) Xamarin
7 26 (1.19%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 14 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (0.50%) Apple
10 9 (0.41%) Tableau
11 8 (0.36%) Telerik
12 7 (0.32%) Blue Prism
12 7 (0.32%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.27%) Sencha
14 5 (0.23%) ESRI
14 5 (0.23%) Hotjar
14 5 (0.23%) Sage
15 4 (0.18%) CA Agile Central
15 4 (0.18%) Logi
15 4 (0.18%) Twitter