Period
to 22 May 2019

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 716 733 796
Rank change year-on-year +17 +63 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Engineer 380 499 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 323 431 339
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £37,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +1.18%

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 138,564 165,582 163,071
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 96.42% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 109,968 134,850 134,942
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,463 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -24 324 £60,000 +9.09% 65
UK excluding London +29 205 £50,000 +11.11% 31
London -12 165 £70,000 +7.69% 40
South East +23 67 £55,000 +10.00% 8
North of England +38 36 £45,000 - 9
Scotland +29 35 £60,000 +26.32% 5
South West +54 29 £53,750 +19.44% 3
North West +8 17 £40,000 -8.57% 3
East of England +22 16 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Yorkshire +15 16 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Northern Ireland -17 10 £50,000 -16.67% 1
Wales +21 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Midlands +6 5 £65,000 +44.44% 2
West Midlands +11 4 £65,000 +44.44% 1
North East - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands +24 1 £45,000 +44.00% 1

JavaScript Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 380 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 225 (59.21%) Software Engineering
3 214 (56.32%) Agile Software Development
4 152 (40.00%) Java
5 140 (36.84%) React
6 138 (36.32%) AngularJS
7 134 (35.26%) Node.js
8 121 (31.84%) TDD
9 110 (28.95%) C#
10 105 (27.63%) SQL
10 105 (27.63%) Git (software)
11 100 (26.32%) CSS
12 98 (25.79%) HTML
13 95 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
14 93 (24.47%) Finance
15 90 (23.68%) .NET
15 90 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
16 87 (22.89%) DevOps
17 82 (21.58%) Python
18 81 (21.32%) Front End Development
19 74 (19.47%) Scrum
20 73 (19.21%) Degree
21 69 (18.16%) Jenkins
22 68 (17.89%) Test Automation
23 63 (16.58%) Open Source
24 62 (16.32%) REST
25 60 (15.79%) MVC
26 58 (15.26%) Continuous Delivery
27 57 (15.00%) Docker
28 55 (14.47%) SQL Server

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 31 (8.16%) IIS
2 14 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.32%) Apache
3 5 (1.32%) CMS
4 3 (0.79%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.53%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.53%) WordPress
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.26%) Confluence
6 1 (0.26%) Ethereum
6 1 (0.26%) JBoss
6 1 (0.26%) nginx
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.63%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (1.05%) Actimize
3 2 (0.53%) Magento
4 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 95 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (7.11%) OpenShift
4 26 (6.84%) Serverless
5 23 (6.05%) AWS Lambda
6 21 (5.53%) Amazon S3
7 19 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
8 18 (4.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 16 (4.21%) Amazon SQS
10 15 (3.95%) SaaS
11 14 (3.68%) IBM Cloud
12 13 (3.42%) GitHub
13 8 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (1.32%) Slack
15 4 (1.05%) npm
16 3 (0.79%) PaaS
17 2 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
17 2 (0.53%) BrowserStack
17 2 (0.53%) Heroku
18 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.58%) HTTP
2 5 (1.32%) Internet
3 4 (1.05%) SSH
4 2 (0.53%) Broadband
5 1 (0.26%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.26%) DNS
5 1 (0.26%) Network Security
5 1 (0.26%) SMTP
5 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.16%) Big Data
2 31 (8.16%) MongoDB
3 28 (7.37%) Amazon RDS
4 24 (6.32%) MySQL
5 20 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 20 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 18 (4.74%) Amazon Redshift
7 16 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.37%) Redis
10 6 (1.58%) Neo4j
11 5 (1.32%) Aerospike
12 4 (1.05%) Data Lake
13 3 (0.79%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.53%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.26%) Amazon Aurora
15 1 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
15 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 105 (27.63%) Git (software)
2 69 (18.16%) Jenkins
3 40 (10.53%) Bitbucket Server
4 38 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 35 (9.21%) Cucumber
5 35 (9.21%) NUnit
6 30 (7.89%) SpecFlow
6 30 (7.89%) webpack
7 19 (5.00%) Selenium
8 18 (4.74%) Artifactory
8 18 (4.74%) GitLab
9 17 (4.47%) Subversion
10 10 (2.63%) Bitbucket
10 10 (2.63%) JUnit
11 9 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (2.37%) JIRA
11 9 (2.37%) Mocha
11 9 (2.37%) Travis CI
12 8 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (1.84%) WebDriver
General
1 93 (24.47%) Finance
2 22 (5.79%) Retail
3 13 (3.42%) Games
4 12 (3.16%) Banking
4 12 (3.16%) Marketing
5 11 (2.89%) Electronics
6 10 (2.63%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.58%) Automotive
8 6 (1.58%) Law
8 6 (1.58%) Legal
9 4 (1.05%) Front Office
10 2 (0.53%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (36.84%) React
2 138 (36.32%) AngularJS
3 134 (35.26%) Node.js
4 100 (26.32%) CSS
5 98 (25.79%) HTML
6 90 (23.68%) .NET
7 62 (16.32%) REST
8 53 (13.95%) Vue.js
9 51 (13.42%) Web Services
10 43 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web API
11 42 (11.05%) RESTful
12 41 (10.79%) XML
13 40 (10.53%) Redux
14 38 (10.00%) ASP.NET
15 37 (9.74%) JSON
16 30 (7.89%) Gherkin
17 29 (7.63%) HTML5
18 23 (6.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 22 (5.79%) J2EE
20 19 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.89%) Fintech
1 30 (7.89%) User Experience
2 19 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (2.11%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (1.05%) Smart City
6 3 (0.79%) Life Science
7 2 (0.53%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.53%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.53%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.26%) Bitcoin
8 1 (0.26%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.26%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.26%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.26%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.74%) Linux
2 31 (8.16%) Windows
3 15 (3.95%) Unix
4 8 (2.11%) Ubuntu
5 6 (1.58%) Android
5 6 (1.58%) Mac OS
5 6 (1.58%) SmartOS
6 5 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.32%) CentOS
6 5 (1.32%) Debian
7 4 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.26%) Fedora
8 1 (0.26%) SUSE
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (59.21%) Software Engineering
2 214 (56.32%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (31.84%) TDD
4 90 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
5 87 (22.89%) DevOps
6 81 (21.32%) Front End Development
7 74 (19.47%) Scrum
8 68 (17.89%) Test Automation
9 63 (16.58%) Open Source
10 60 (15.79%) MVC
11 58 (15.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 55 (14.47%) Microservices
13 53 (13.95%) BDD
14 49 (12.89%) OO
15 46 (12.11%) Unit Testing
16 40 (10.53%) User Stories
17 34 (8.95%) Artificial Intelligence
18 33 (8.68%) API Testing
18 33 (8.68%) Process Improvement
18 33 (8.68%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 380 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 152 (40.00%) Java
3 110 (28.95%) C#
4 105 (27.63%) SQL
5 82 (21.58%) Python
6 41 (10.79%) TypeScript
7 37 (9.74%) ES6
8 31 (8.16%) PowerShell
9 28 (7.37%) Scala
10 20 (5.26%) C++
10 20 (5.26%) Ruby
11 19 (5.00%) PHP
12 16 (4.21%) C
13 11 (2.89%) T-SQL
14 10 (2.63%) Go
15 6 (1.58%) Groovy
16 4 (1.05%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.79%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.53%) Clojure
18 2 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 73 (19.21%) Degree
2 11 (2.89%) SC Cleared
2 11 (2.89%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.84%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.05%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.53%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.63%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (15.00%) Docker
2 30 (7.89%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.79%) Postfix
4 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (8.95%) Kubernetes
2 31 (8.16%) Ansible
2 31 (8.16%) Terraform
3 8 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.84%) Puppet
5 6 (1.58%) Graphite
6 3 (0.79%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.26%) Grafana
7 1 (0.26%) Marathon
7 1 (0.26%) Mesos
7 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.26%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 14 (3.68%) IBM
2 10 (2.63%) SAP
2 10 (2.63%) WorldPay
3 9 (2.37%) Google
4 8 (2.11%) Microsoft
5 7 (1.84%) Oracle
6 5 (1.32%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 5 (1.32%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.05%) T-Plan
8 1 (0.26%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.26%) Dell
8 1 (0.26%) Demandware
8 1 (0.26%) F5
8 1 (0.26%) Peoplefluent
8 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.26%) Software AG
8 1 (0.26%) Solace
8 1 (0.26%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.26%) VMware