The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 116 144
Rank change year-on-year +8 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 2347 2813 2331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.75% 2.69% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 2.80% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2098 2622 2012
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 £69,750 £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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 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 29 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 +10 2277 £45,000 -5.26% 340
London -15 956 £57,500 +9.52% 173
South East +24 423 £42,500 - 44
North West +22 182 £40,000 +9.58% 30
East Midlands +46 170 £32,500 -7.14% 18
Yorkshire -9 156 £40,000 +14.28% 25
East of England -5 154 £40,000 -4.76% 26
West Midlands +43 140 £37,500 - 13
Manchester +6 133 £40,000 +6.66% 23
City of London +10 117 £60,000 +9.09% 37
West Yorkshire -9 94 £40,000 +14.28% 19
Berkshire +44 87 £40,000 -20.00% 3
South West -4 84 £40,000 -1.84% 7
Leeds +8 75 £40,000 +12.67% 15
Leicestershire +39 73 £27,500 -21.42% 4
Oxfordshire +10 72 £45,000 -9.09% 8
Nottinghamshire +38 63 £37,500 +20.00% 10
Hertfordshire +24 63 £42,500 -10.52% 10
Nottingham +35 58 £37,500 +20.00% 9
Hampshire +11 58 £44,000 +10.00% 11
Leicester +26 57 £27,500 -54.16% 1
Cambridgeshire -10 53 £45,000 +25.00% 8
Buckinghamshire +12 50 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Surrey +16 47 £51,250 +7.89% 9
Oxford +10 46 £45,000 -2.17% 6
Birmingham +17 38 £34,000 -9.33% 3
East Sussex +3 38 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Brighton +7 37 £40,000 -25.58% 3
Cambridge -21 37 £38,000 -5.00% 6
Worcestershire +16 36 £37,500 +19.04%

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 4573 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3282 (71.77%) HTML
3 3194 (69.84%) CSS
4 2241 (49.01%) AngularJS
5 1983 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
6 1650 (36.08%) HTML5
7 1494 (32.67%) Front End Development
8 1370 (29.96%) jQuery
9 1314 (28.73%) Node.js
10 1302 (28.47%) React
11 1192 (26.07%) Web Development
12 1159 (25.34%) CSS3
13 993 (21.71%) MVC
14 970 (21.21%) TDD
15 966 (21.12%) .NET
16 958 (20.95%) C#
17 887 (19.40%) PHP
18 822 (17.98%) Java
19 821 (17.95%) Git (software)
20 809 (17.69%) SQL
21 758 (16.58%) OO
22 707 (15.46%) Sass
23 687 (15.02%) User Experience
24 622 (13.60%) Finance
25 605 (13.23%) Scrum
26 577 (12.62%) MySQL
27 569 (12.44%) Degree
28 544 (11.90%) ASP.NET
29 514 (11.24%) Software Engineering
30 511 (11.17%) E-Commerce

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
1 216 (4.72%) CMS
2 134 (2.93%) WordPress
3 118 (2.58%) Apache
4 108 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
5 80 (1.75%) Drupal
6 49 (1.07%) IIS
7 42 (0.92%) SharePoint
8 35 (0.77%) Umbraco
9 34 (0.74%) nginx
10 31 (0.68%) 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 14 (0.31%) NServiceBus
17 13 (0.28%) WebSphere
18 11 (0.24%) ArcGIS
19 10 (0.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 175 (3.83%) 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 (0.087%) 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 88 (1.92%) Magento
2 17 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.31%) NetSuite
3 14 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.22%) Shopify
5 9 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.066%) osCommerce
8 2 (0.044%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.044%) RMDS
8 2 (0.044%) Unica
8 2 (0.044%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.022%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 214 (4.68%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (3.06%) SaaS
3 129 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 126 (2.76%) GitHub
5 33 (0.72%) 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%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 15 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
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 (0.17%) PaaS
15 7 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
15 7 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 133 (2.91%) HTTP
2 117 (2.56%) Internet
3 38 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 20 (0.44%) ATM
5 16 (0.35%) Intranet
6 15 (0.33%) Broadband
7 13 (0.28%) SSH
8 11 (0.24%) DNS
9 6 (0.13%) LDAP
10 5 (0.11%) Skype
11 4 (0.087%) AMQP
11 4 (0.087%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.066%) RTP
12 3 (0.066%) VoIP
13 2 (0.044%) IPv4
13 2 (0.044%) IPv6
13 2 (0.044%) LTE
13 2 (0.044%) SSL
13 2 (0.044%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.044%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 577 (12.62%) MySQL
2 432 (9.45%) SQL Server
3 226 (4.94%) MongoDB
4 221 (4.83%) NoSQL
5 117 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 105 (2.30%) Big Data
6 105 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 72 (1.57%) Redis
8 58 (1.27%) Blockchain
9 38 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 37 (0.81%) RDBMS
11 33 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
12 24 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
14 21 (0.46%) Hadoop
15 18 (0.39%) Couchbase
15 18 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 16 (0.35%) Apache Hive
16 16 (0.35%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 821 (17.95%) Git (software)
2 385 (8.42%) gulp
3 358 (7.83%) Grunt
4 256 (5.60%) Jasmine
5 175 (3.83%) Mocha
6 142 (3.11%) Subversion
7 141 (3.08%) Selenium
8 135 (2.95%) Jenkins
8 135 (2.95%) Karma Test Runner
9 134 (2.93%) JIRA
10 127 (2.78%) webpack
11 119 (2.60%) Visual Studio
12 74 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
13 72 (1.57%) Bower
14 68 (1.49%) TeamCity
15 67 (1.47%) QUnit
16 66 (1.44%) Babel
17 65 (1.42%) Maven
18 64 (1.40%) PHPUnit
19 36 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 622 (13.60%) Finance
2 315 (6.89%) Marketing
3 226 (4.94%) Banking
4 199 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 192 (4.20%) Retail
6 155 (3.39%) Games
7 91 (1.99%) Advertising
8 50 (1.09%) Publishing
9 42 (0.92%) Legal
10 30 (0.66%) Back Office
11 28 (0.61%) Electronics
11 28 (0.61%) Investment Banking
11 28 (0.61%) Law
12 26 (0.57%) Manufacturing
12 26 (0.57%) Military
13 24 (0.52%) Financial Institution
14 23 (0.50%) Automotive
14 23 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
15 18 (0.39%) Front Office
15 18 (0.39%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3282 (71.77%) HTML
2 3194 (69.84%) CSS
3 2241 (49.01%) AngularJS
4 1650 (36.08%) HTML5
5 1370 (29.96%) jQuery
6 1314 (28.73%) Node.js
7 1302 (28.47%) React
8 1159 (25.34%) CSS3
9 966 (21.12%) .NET
10 707 (15.46%) Sass
11 544 (11.90%) ASP.NET
12 486 (10.63%) Backbone.js
13 474 (10.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 398 (8.70%) Ajax
15 382 (8.35%) RESTful
16 369 (8.07%) LESS
17 366 (8.00%) JSON
18 349 (7.63%) Web Services
19 335 (7.33%) REST
20 326 (7.13%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 687 (15.02%) User Experience
2 404 (8.83%) Computer Science
3 202 (4.42%) Mobile App
4 172 (3.76%) Fintech
5 95 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 88 (1.92%) Social Media
7 77 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
8 61 (1.33%) Algorithms
9 58 (1.27%) iPad
10 57 (1.25%) Client/Server
10 57 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
11 44 (0.96%) Smartphone
12 42 (0.92%) W3C
13 32 (0.70%) PMI
13 32 (0.70%) Social Network
14 28 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
15 25 (0.55%) Digital Media
16 23 (0.50%) Animation
17 22 (0.48%) Blog
18 18 (0.39%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 374 (8.18%) Linux
2 124 (2.71%) Android
3 102 (2.23%) Apple iOS
4 83 (1.82%) Windows
5 32 (0.70%) Unix
6 12 (0.26%) Debian
7 11 (0.24%) Ubuntu
8 10 (0.22%) Windows Server
9 8 (0.17%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.15%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.13%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.022%) CentOS
12 1 (0.022%) Solaris
12 1 (0.022%) VMS
12 1 (0.022%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1983 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1494 (32.67%) Front End Development
3 1192 (26.07%) Web Development
4 993 (21.71%) MVC
5 970 (21.21%) TDD
6 758 (16.58%) OO
7 605 (13.23%) Scrum
8 514 (11.24%) Software Engineering
9 511 (11.17%) E-Commerce
10 395 (8.64%) Responsive Web Design
11 381 (8.33%) Unit Testing
12 323 (7.06%) OOP
13 316 (6.91%) BDD
14 299 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
15 222 (4.85%) Web Design
16 217 (4.75%) Open Source
17 207 (4.53%) Mentoring
18 193 (4.22%) Visualisation
19 185 (4.05%) Kanban
20 174 (3.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4573 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 958 (20.95%) C#
3 887 (19.40%) PHP
4 822 (17.98%) Java
5 809 (17.69%) SQL
6 369 (8.07%) ES6
7 282 (6.17%) Python
8 189 (4.13%) TypeScript
9 158 (3.46%) Ruby
10 121 (2.65%) Scala
11 119 (2.60%) T-SQL
12 84 (1.84%) C++
13 74 (1.62%) VB.NET
14 52 (1.14%) C
14 52 (1.14%) ECMAScript
15 45 (0.98%) Perl
16 41 (0.90%) Objective-C
17 36 (0.79%) Groovy
18 34 (0.74%) Go
19 26 (0.57%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 569 (12.44%) Degree
2 41 (0.90%) Security Cleared
3 32 (0.70%) PMI Certification
4 16 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (0.33%) A+ Certification
5 15 (0.33%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.20%) DBS Check
7 7 (0.15%) PhD
8 6 (0.13%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.13%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.044%) MBA
10 1 (0.022%) MCSD
10 1 (0.022%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (2.25%) 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
1 137 (3.00%) 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%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 38 (0.83%) Ansible
2 31 (0.68%) Kubernetes
3 20 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.33%) Puppet
5 14 (0.31%) Terraform
6 5 (0.11%) Grafana
7 4 (0.087%) Kibana
7 4 (0.087%) 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%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.022%) Graphite
10 1 (0.022%) Mesos
10 1 (0.022%) MOM
10 1 (0.022%) Salt
Vendors
1 188 (4.11%) Microsoft
2 119 (2.60%) Google
3 115 (2.51%) Adobe
4 99 (2.16%) Oracle
5 80 (1.75%) Zend
6 72 (1.57%) Twitter
7 45 (0.98%) Facebook
8 32 (0.70%) Xamarin
9 28 (0.61%) SAP
10 25 (0.55%) Apple
10 25 (0.55%) Sencha
11 23 (0.50%) Sitecore
12 15 (0.33%) Atlassian
13 14 (0.31%) hybris
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 (0.17%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + equity
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Shares + Bleeding edge tech
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + stock / bonus / benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + FlexiTime, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Equals One
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago