Period
to 13 November 2019

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript Engineer
UK
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 661 683 769
Rank change year-on-year +22 +86 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Engineer 434 509 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.33% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 356 436 406
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +11.63% -7.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £84,375 £90,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -5.26%

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 131,473 156,175 172,370
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.58% 95.89% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 105,217 125,838 138,248
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 Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured JavaScript Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Engineer in the UK

JavaScript Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript Engineer.

Salary trend for JavaScript Engineer in the UK

JavaScript Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Engineer over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Salary histogram for JavaScript Engineer in the UK

JavaScript Engineer
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 Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 13 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 +14 378 £52,500 -12.50% 64
UK excluding London +79 246 £45,000 -5.26% 43
London +15 179 £70,000 +7.69% 24
South East +35 91 £45,000 -10.00% 13
North of England +60 55 £45,000 -2.70% 13
Scotland +42 41 £40,000 -33.33% 3
East of England +49 31 £40,000 -15.79% 6
North West +60 27 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Yorkshire +23 25 £45,000 -10.00% 5
South West -6 13 £57,500 +79.69% 3
Midlands +38 11 £41,250 +10.00% 5
West Midlands - 7 £40,000 - 2
Wales - 6 £67,500 -
East Midlands +15 4 £60,000 +60.00% 3
North East +15 3 £45,000 +2.86% 1
Northern Ireland -3 1 £57,500 +15.00%

JavaScript Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, JavaScript Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 434 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 260 (59.91%) Software Engineering
3 221 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
4 191 (44.01%) React
5 182 (41.94%) Node.js
6 163 (37.56%) HTML
7 156 (35.94%) CSS
8 149 (34.33%) AngularJS
9 105 (24.19%) Python
10 98 (22.58%) AWS
11 97 (22.35%) Java
12 90 (20.74%) DevOps
13 84 (19.35%) TDD
14 79 (18.20%) Redux
15 78 (17.97%) C#
15 78 (17.97%) .NET
16 76 (17.51%) Git (software)
16 76 (17.51%) Docker
17 67 (15.44%) TypeScript
17 67 (15.44%) HTML5
18 64 (14.75%) Test Automation
18 64 (14.75%) Degree
19 60 (13.82%) SQL
20 59 (13.59%) Azure
21 56 (12.90%) Computer Science
21 56 (12.90%) Finance
22 53 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
23 51 (11.75%) Linux
23 51 (11.75%) Selenium
24 50 (11.52%) Web Development

JavaScript Engineer 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 29 (6.68%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (2.30%) WordPress
3 1 (0.23%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.23%) CMS
3 1 (0.23%) Ethereum
3 1 (0.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 11 (2.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 98 (22.58%) AWS
2 59 (13.59%) Azure
3 26 (5.99%) Serverless
4 23 (5.30%) SaaS
5 19 (4.38%) AWS Lambda
5 19 (4.38%) GCP
6 16 (3.69%) Amazon S3
7 14 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (3.00%) Amazon SQS
9 12 (2.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 12 (2.76%) GitHub
9 12 (2.76%) OpenShift
10 6 (1.38%) IaaS
11 5 (1.15%) DigitalOcean
12 4 (0.92%) BrowserStack
12 4 (0.92%) Heroku
12 4 (0.92%) Yarn
13 3 (0.69%) npm
14 2 (0.46%) Amazon ECS
15 1 (0.23%) Amazon Neptune
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.15%) Internet
1 5 (1.15%) MQTT
2 3 (0.69%) SNA
3 2 (0.46%) Broadband
3 2 (0.46%) HTTP
3 2 (0.46%) SSH
4 1 (0.23%) ATM
4 1 (0.23%) LAN
4 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.76%) MongoDB
2 31 (7.14%) MySQL
3 28 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 24 (5.53%) Big Data
5 16 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (3.69%) Redis
5 16 (3.69%) SQL Server
6 15 (3.46%) Amazon RDS
7 13 (3.00%) Amazon Redshift
8 12 (2.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (1.61%) Neo4j
10 5 (1.15%) Aerospike
10 5 (1.15%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.15%) RethinkDB
11 4 (0.92%) Blockchain
11 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.69%) Amazon Aurora
12 3 (0.69%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.46%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 76 (17.51%) Git (software)
2 51 (11.75%) Selenium
3 47 (10.83%) Jenkins
4 45 (10.37%) webpack
5 20 (4.61%) Mocha
6 19 (4.38%) Bitbucket
7 13 (3.00%) GitLab
8 12 (2.76%) Artifactory
8 12 (2.76%) Babel
8 12 (2.76%) JIRA
8 12 (2.76%) Subversion
8 12 (2.76%) Travis CI
8 12 (2.76%) WebDriver
9 9 (2.07%) NUnit
9 9 (2.07%) PostCSS
10 6 (1.38%) Bitbucket Server
10 6 (1.38%) TestNG
11 5 (1.15%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.15%) TestRail
11 5 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (12.90%) Finance
2 43 (9.91%) Retail
3 17 (3.92%) Electronics
4 14 (3.23%) Automotive
5 13 (3.00%) Games
5 13 (3.00%) Military
6 11 (2.53%) Marketing
7 9 (2.07%) Banking
7 9 (2.07%) Legal
7 9 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.84%) Law
9 6 (1.38%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.15%) Public Sector
11 3 (0.69%) Advertising
11 3 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Local Government
12 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (44.01%) React
2 182 (41.94%) Node.js
3 163 (37.56%) HTML
4 156 (35.94%) CSS
5 149 (34.33%) AngularJS
6 79 (18.20%) Redux
7 78 (17.97%) .NET
8 67 (15.44%) HTML5
9 45 (10.37%) CSS3
10 42 (9.68%) Vue.js
11 41 (9.45%) ASP.NET
12 38 (8.76%) Web Services
13 37 (8.53%) Sass
14 35 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
15 34 (7.83%) RESTful
16 33 (7.60%) .NET Core
17 28 (6.45%) GraphQL
18 25 (5.76%) jQuery
19 20 (4.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 17 (3.92%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.91%) User Experience
2 28 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.46%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.53%) Xbox
6 8 (1.84%) FMCG
7 6 (1.38%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.15%) Social Media
9 3 (0.69%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.69%) BBC
9 3 (0.69%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.69%) e-Health
9 3 (0.69%) Internet of Things
9 3 (0.69%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.69%) Robotics
9 3 (0.69%) Social Network
9 3 (0.69%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.46%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 51 (11.75%) Linux
2 25 (5.76%) Windows
3 9 (2.07%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.38%) Unix
5 5 (1.15%) Android
6 2 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.46%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (59.91%) Software Engineering
2 221 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (20.74%) DevOps
4 84 (19.35%) TDD
5 64 (14.75%) Test Automation
6 56 (12.90%) Computer Science
7 53 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
8 50 (11.52%) Web Development
9 48 (11.06%) Scrum
10 47 (10.83%) Artificial Intelligence
11 44 (10.14%) Microservices
11 44 (10.14%) MVC
12 42 (9.68%) BDD
12 42 (9.68%) Front End Development
13 36 (8.29%) Unit Testing
14 33 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (7.37%) OO
16 26 (5.99%) Open Source
17 25 (5.76%) Machine Learning
17 25 (5.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 434 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 105 (24.19%) Python
3 97 (22.35%) Java
4 78 (17.97%) C#
5 67 (15.44%) TypeScript
6 60 (13.82%) SQL
7 46 (10.60%) PHP
8 35 (8.06%) ES6
9 29 (6.68%) C++
10 14 (3.23%) C
11 13 (3.00%) Ruby
12 9 (2.07%) Go
12 9 (2.07%) Scala
13 8 (1.84%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.61%) Clojure
14 7 (1.61%) Haskell
15 6 (1.38%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.69%) ES7
16 3 (0.69%) ES8
17 2 (0.46%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 64 (14.75%) Degree
2 50 (11.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.29%) QA
2 2 (0.46%) GDPR
3 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (17.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (6.91%) Kubernetes
2 15 (3.46%) Ansible
2 15 (3.46%) Terraform
3 1 (0.23%) Grafana
3 1 (0.23%) Kibana
3 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (2.76%) Google
2 9 (2.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.07%) Xamarin
3 8 (1.84%) Oracle
4 7 (1.61%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 4 (0.92%) SAP
6 3 (0.69%) NetApp
7 2 (0.46%) Apple
7 2 (0.46%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.46%) BT
8 1 (0.23%) T-Plan