Period
to 14 November 2019

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £51,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 November 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
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 210 183 144
Rank change year-on-year -27 -39 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 2,160 3,097 4,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.58% 1.89% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.97% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,912 2,804 4,041
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 £29,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%

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 131,050 156,855 173,523
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.58% 95.89% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 104,852 126,371 139,173
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,250 £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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -30 2,029 £51,500 +3.00% 422
UK excluding London -40 1,149 £45,000 - 224
London -13 963 £67,500 +8.00% 224
South East -82 366 £45,000 - 35
North of England -8 278 £40,000 -5.88% 49
North West +31 173 £40,000 -11.11% 22
South West +2 167 £45,000 +5.88% 29
East of England -5 128 £45,000 - 37
Midlands -2 127 £45,000 +12.50% 48
Yorkshire -71 85 £40,000 -4.76% 22
East Midlands -1 68 £40,000 - 15
West Midlands -8 59 £47,500 +18.75% 33
Scotland +11 55 £42,500 -19.05% 19
North East +29 21 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Northern Ireland -4 20 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Wales +9 15 £50,000 +38.89% 4

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 2,160 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1,087 (50.32%) CSS
3 1,075 (49.77%) HTML
4 1,053 (48.75%) React
5 1,013 (46.90%) Agile Software Development
6 864 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 672 (31.11%) Node.js
8 660 (30.56%) Front End Development
9 530 (24.54%) HTML5
10 473 (21.90%) C#
11 424 (19.63%) Web Development
12 410 (18.98%) .NET
13 398 (18.43%) Vue.js
14 378 (17.50%) Finance
15 374 (17.31%) Git (software)
16 364 (16.85%) TypeScript
17 321 (14.86%) CSS3
18 317 (14.68%) User Experience
19 315 (14.58%) Software Engineering
20 309 (14.31%) Java
20 309 (14.31%) Redux
21 307 (14.21%) Scrum
22 300 (13.89%) ES6
23 292 (13.52%) SQL
24 287 (13.29%) AWS
25 284 (13.15%) TDD
26 278 (12.87%) MVC
27 268 (12.41%) jQuery
28 266 (12.31%) Docker
29 261 (12.08%) Microservices

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 77 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
2 56 (2.59%) CMS
3 50 (2.31%) Confluence
4 23 (1.06%) WordPress
5 18 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 14 (0.65%) Headless CMS
7 11 (0.51%) Apache
8 9 (0.42%) IIS
9 8 (0.37%) Drupal
9 8 (0.37%) nginx
9 8 (0.37%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.23%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.23%) ArcGIS
11 5 (0.23%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.14%) Oracle Spatial
13 2 (0.093%) DNN
13 2 (0.093%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.093%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.093%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (0.60%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.42%) UserZoom
3 5 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.19%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.14%) Sketch
6 2 (0.093%) GIMP
7 1 (0.046%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.046%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.046%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.046%) Revit
Business Applications
1 17 (0.79%) Magento
2 5 (0.23%) Shopify
3 4 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.19%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.093%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.093%) Odoo
6 1 (0.046%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 287 (13.29%) AWS
2 159 (7.36%) Azure
3 131 (6.06%) Serverless
4 92 (4.26%) AWS Lambda
5 86 (3.98%) GitHub
6 72 (3.33%) GCP
7 71 (3.29%) npm
8 64 (2.96%) SaaS
9 55 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
10 44 (2.04%) Amazon ECS
11 29 (1.34%) Amazon S3
12 26 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
13 20 (0.93%) G Suite
14 19 (0.88%) Yarn
15 14 (0.65%) Azure Functions
15 14 (0.65%) CloudFront
15 14 (0.65%) Power Platform
16 12 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 12 (0.56%) Firebase
16 12 (0.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 42 (1.94%) Internet
2 35 (1.62%) HTTP
3 7 (0.32%) ATM
3 7 (0.32%) DAB
3 7 (0.32%) SSH
4 6 (0.28%) Intranet
4 6 (0.28%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.23%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.23%) SSL
6 4 (0.19%) DNS
7 3 (0.14%) Firewall
7 3 (0.14%) SMS
7 3 (0.14%) SNA
8 2 (0.093%) MQTT
9 1 (0.046%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.046%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.046%) RTP
9 1 (0.046%) WinSCP
9 1 (0.046%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 144 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 144 (6.67%) MySQL
3 137 (6.34%) PostgreSQL
4 67 (3.10%) NoSQL
5 50 (2.31%) Redis
6 48 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 40 (1.85%) Big Data
8 24 (1.11%) Blockchain
9 23 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 22 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
11 18 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
12 14 (0.65%) GIS
12 14 (0.65%) Power BI
13 13 (0.60%) Amazon Aurora
14 9 (0.42%) QlikView
15 8 (0.37%) Neo4j
15 8 (0.37%) Spatial Data
15 8 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 374 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 244 (11.30%) webpack
3 151 (6.99%) Jenkins
4 109 (5.05%) JIRA
5 97 (4.49%) gulp
6 92 (4.26%) Grunt
7 78 (3.61%) Jasmine
8 70 (3.24%) Selenium
9 61 (2.82%) Babel
10 59 (2.73%) GitLab
11 55 (2.55%) Mocha
12 49 (2.27%) Artifactory
13 38 (1.76%) Cucumber
14 36 (1.67%) Bitbucket
15 34 (1.57%) Karma Test Runner
16 27 (1.25%) TeamCity
17 24 (1.11%) Subversion
18 15 (0.69%) NUnit
18 15 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
19 14 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 378 (17.50%) Finance
2 118 (5.46%) Retail
3 113 (5.23%) Marketing
4 83 (3.84%) Banking
5 59 (2.73%) Games
6 31 (1.44%) Advertising
7 28 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 28 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 26 (1.20%) Public Sector
9 23 (1.06%) Financial Institution
10 20 (0.93%) Electronics
11 18 (0.83%) Law
11 18 (0.83%) Legal
12 15 (0.69%) Front Office
13 13 (0.60%) Investment Banking
14 11 (0.51%) Back Office
15 6 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.28%) Publishing
16 4 (0.19%) Automotive
17 2 (0.093%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,087 (50.32%) CSS
2 1,075 (49.77%) HTML
3 1,053 (48.75%) React
4 864 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 672 (31.11%) Node.js
6 530 (24.54%) HTML5
7 410 (18.98%) .NET
8 398 (18.43%) Vue.js
9 321 (14.86%) CSS3
10 309 (14.31%) Redux
11 268 (12.41%) jQuery
12 249 (11.53%) ASP.NET
13 211 (9.77%) Sass
14 156 (7.22%) RESTful
15 149 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
16 148 (6.85%) REST
17 136 (6.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 129 (5.97%) React Native
19 111 (5.14%) JSON
20 100 (4.63%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 317 (14.68%) User Experience
2 198 (9.17%) Greenfield Project
3 116 (5.37%) Mobile App
4 79 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (2.13%) Hedge funds
6 27 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
7 24 (1.11%) Algorithms
7 24 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (0.83%) Social Media
9 17 (0.79%) Cloud Native
9 17 (0.79%) NHS
10 13 (0.60%) AS400
10 13 (0.60%) Driving Licence
10 13 (0.60%) iSeries
11 12 (0.56%) Blog
11 12 (0.56%) Data Structures
12 11 (0.51%) Analytical Mindset
12 11 (0.51%) Management Information System
12 11 (0.51%) Online Banking
13 9 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (3.43%) Linux
2 68 (3.15%) Windows
3 56 (2.59%) Android
4 49 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 17 (0.79%) Unix
6 8 (0.37%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.14%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.093%) CentOS
9 2 (0.093%) Debian
10 1 (0.046%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.046%) VMS
10 1 (0.046%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,013 (46.90%) Agile Software Development
2 660 (30.56%) Front End Development
3 424 (19.63%) Web Development
4 315 (14.58%) Software Engineering
5 307 (14.21%) Scrum
6 284 (13.15%) TDD
7 278 (12.87%) MVC
8 261 (12.08%) Microservices
9 243 (11.25%) DevOps
10 185 (8.56%) OO
11 176 (8.15%) Problem-Solving
12 172 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
13 163 (7.55%) Fintech
14 141 (6.53%) Computer Science
15 139 (6.44%) Mentoring
16 136 (6.30%) Unit Testing
17 131 (6.06%) E-Commerce
18 121 (5.60%) BDD
19 117 (5.42%) SDLC
20 101 (4.68%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2,160 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 473 (21.90%) C#
3 364 (16.85%) TypeScript
4 309 (14.31%) Java
5 300 (13.89%) ES6
6 292 (13.52%) SQL
7 232 (10.74%) PHP
8 206 (9.54%) Python
9 74 (3.43%) ES7
10 49 (2.27%) Ruby
11 25 (1.16%) Go
12 23 (1.06%) C++
13 22 (1.02%) T-SQL
14 19 (0.88%) Java 8
15 18 (0.83%) Scala
16 16 (0.74%) Bash Shell
17 14 (0.65%) ES8
18 13 (0.60%) Kotlin
18 13 (0.60%) RPG
19 9 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 203 (9.40%) Degree
2 70 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (0.56%) DBS Check
3 12 (0.56%) Master's Degree
4 6 (0.28%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.19%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.093%) MCSD
6 2 (0.093%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.046%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.046%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.41%) QA
2 5 (0.23%) WAI
3 3 (0.14%) WCAG
4 1 (0.046%) HL7
System Software
1 266 (12.31%) Docker
2 3 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.093%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.046%) Firmware
4 1 (0.046%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 126 (5.83%) Kubernetes
2 64 (2.96%) Terraform
3 29 (1.34%) Marathon
3 29 (1.34%) Mesos
4 24 (1.11%) Ansible
5 14 (0.65%) Puppet
6 13 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.37%) Kibana
8 6 (0.28%) logstash
9 5 (0.23%) Matomo
10 3 (0.14%) Grafana
11 1 (0.046%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.046%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 158 (7.31%) Microsoft
2 87 (4.03%) Google
3 36 (1.67%) Oracle
4 33 (1.53%) Adobe
5 24 (1.11%) SAP
6 21 (0.97%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 21 (0.97%) Xamarin
7 14 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (0.51%) Apple
8 11 (0.51%) Zend
9 10 (0.46%) Logi
9 10 (0.46%) Logi Analytics
10 8 (0.37%) Sitecore
10 8 (0.37%) Telerik
11 7 (0.32%) Tableau
12 5 (0.23%) ESRI
12 5 (0.23%) Hotjar
13 4 (0.19%) Sage
13 4 (0.19%) Sencha
14 3 (0.14%) DevExpress