Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 32107 33404 33829
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.09% 16.56% 15.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.59% 31.64% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28109 30037 29704
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,175
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

JavaScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 98513 105584 112890
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.52% 52.33% 51.13%
Number of salaries quoted 82035 91295 96065
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in the UK

JavaScript
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in the UK

JavaScript
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in the UK

JavaScript
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the UK over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. 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 0 30258 £45,000 - 2289
UK excluding London +2 19487 £40,000 - 1538
London 0 12104 £57,500 +4.55% 887
South East +2 5679 £42,500 - 377
North of England +6 4947 £40,000 +5.26% 434
Midlands +3 3100 £37,500 - 246
North West +5 2688 £40,000 +2.56% 254
South West +1 2308 £40,000 - 170
East of England +3 2097 £42,500 - 173
Yorkshire +6 2034 £40,000 - 153
West Midlands 0 1989 £37,500 +4.17% 129
East Midlands +4 1127 £37,500 - 115
Scotland -2 920 £40,000 - 99
Wales +2 390 £37,500 - 29
North East +1 228 £35,000 - 27
Northern Ireland +10 71 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Isle of Man - 10 £48,750 -

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, IT jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 21711 (67.62%) HTML
2 20044 (62.43%) CSS
3 14322 (44.61%) Agile Software Development
4 12733 (39.66%) .NET
5 12716 (39.61%) C#
6 11321 (35.26%) AngularJS
7 10206 (31.79%) MVC
8 9524 (29.66%) SQL
9 9142 (28.47%) jQuery
10 8597 (26.78%) ASP.NET
11 8261 (25.73%) HTML5
12 7928 (24.69%) Java
13 7828 (24.38%) SQL Server
14 7049 (21.95%) Web Development
15 6824 (21.25%) TDD
16 5816 (18.11%) PHP
17 5530 (17.22%) Git (software)
18 5296 (16.49%) Scrum
19 5261 (16.39%) Node.js
20 5144 (16.02%) Front End Development
21 5031 (15.67%) CSS3
22 4963 (15.46%) React
23 4958 (15.44%) ASP.NET MVC
24 4845 (15.09%) Finance
25 4613 (14.37%) Web Services
26 4565 (14.22%) OO
27 4349 (13.55%) Software Engineering
28 4330 (13.49%) Degree
29 4226 (13.16%) MySQL
30 4183 (13.03%) Microsoft

JavaScript
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 1870 (5.82%) CMS
2 1035 (3.22%) Apache
3 998 (3.11%) WordPress
4 796 (2.48%) IIS
5 795 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
6 761 (2.37%) SharePoint
7 748 (2.33%) Tomcat
8 593 (1.85%) Drupal
9 494 (1.54%) JBoss
10 485 (1.51%) Umbraco
11 417 (1.30%) WebSphere
12 335 (1.04%) Confluence
13 325 (1.01%) nginx
14 324 (1.01%) Apache Spark
15 316 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
16 307 (0.96%) Apache Solr
17 281 (0.88%) WebLogic
18 236 (0.74%) EPiServer
19 170 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
20 158 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 867 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 371 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 259 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
4 258 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
5 201 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 72 (0.22%) InVision
7 65 (0.20%) InDesign
8 42 (0.13%) MS Visio
9 36 (0.11%) FileZilla
9 36 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 24 (0.075%) Fireworks
10 24 (0.075%) Microsoft Project
10 24 (0.075%) UXPin
11 22 (0.069%) GIMP
11 22 (0.069%) OmniGraffle
12 21 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
13 20 (0.062%) InfoPath
13 20 (0.062%) SPSS
14 15 (0.047%) Chatbot
15 12 (0.037%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 523 (1.63%) Magento
2 491 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 87 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
4 82 (0.26%) Eloqua
5 63 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
6 60 (0.19%) NetSuite
7 53 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
8 42 (0.13%) Shopify
9 33 (0.10%) WebTrends
10 31 (0.097%) Dynamics NAV
11 27 (0.084%) Oracle BPM
12 24 (0.075%) SAP Business One
13 23 (0.072%) Dynamics AX
13 23 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
14 18 (0.056%) Remedy ITSM
15 17 (0.053%) SessionCam
16 16 (0.050%) Salesforce.com CRM
17 14 (0.044%) OpenCart
18 11 (0.034%) Pega PRPC
18 11 (0.034%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 2597 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2137 (6.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1251 (3.90%) SaaS
4 972 (3.03%) GitHub
5 287 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 277 (0.86%) PaaS
7 242 (0.75%) Google Analytics
8 235 (0.73%) Office 365
9 207 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
10 176 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
11 165 (0.51%) IaaS
12 140 (0.44%) Amazon S3
13 94 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
14 92 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
15 87 (0.27%) Heroku
16 78 (0.24%) Force.com
17 67 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 64 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
19 53 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
19 53 (0.17%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 871 (2.71%) HTTP
2 647 (2.02%) Internet
3 275 (0.86%) Intranet
4 210 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 183 (0.57%) DNS
6 144 (0.45%) Firewall
7 127 (0.40%) SSL
8 89 (0.28%) FTP
9 80 (0.25%) SMTP
10 78 (0.24%) LDAP
11 63 (0.20%) Network Security
12 62 (0.19%) Ethernet
13 60 (0.19%) Skype
14 58 (0.18%) Broadband
15 47 (0.15%) SMS
16 46 (0.14%) SSH
17 43 (0.13%) Wireless
18 41 (0.13%) Extranet
19 35 (0.11%) ATM
20 32 (0.100%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7828 (24.38%) SQL Server
2 4226 (13.16%) MySQL
3 2138 (6.66%) NoSQL
4 1642 (5.11%) MongoDB
5 1467 (4.57%) Relational Database
6 910 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
7 861 (2.68%) Big Data
8 629 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 564 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 548 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 531 (1.65%) Redis
12 516 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
13 507 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
14 423 (1.32%) RDBMS
15 418 (1.30%) Hadoop
16 402 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
17 265 (0.83%) Oracle Database
18 209 (0.65%) Blockchain
19 206 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
20 184 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5530 (17.22%) Git (software)
2 1963 (6.11%) Visual Studio
3 1605 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1511 (4.71%) Jenkins
5 1353 (4.21%) JIRA
6 1348 (4.20%) Selenium
7 1304 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 1290 (4.02%) gulp
9 1016 (3.16%) Grunt
10 888 (2.77%) Maven
11 880 (2.74%) Jasmine
12 861 (2.68%) NUnit
13 771 (2.40%) TeamCity
14 752 (2.34%) JUnit
14 752 (2.34%) webpack
15 472 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
16 460 (1.43%) Mocha
17 454 (1.41%) Cucumber
18 386 (1.20%) WebDriver
19 362 (1.13%) Protractor
General
1 4845 (15.09%) Finance
2 1966 (6.12%) Marketing
3 1538 (4.79%) Retail
4 1376 (4.29%) Banking
5 947 (2.95%) Games
6 860 (2.68%) Telecoms
7 740 (2.30%) Advertising
8 538 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 525 (1.64%) Electronics
10 400 (1.25%) Legal
11 391 (1.22%) Investment Banking
12 346 (1.08%) Publishing
13 241 (0.75%) Front Office
14 236 (0.74%) Automotive
15 217 (0.68%) Law
16 194 (0.60%) Retail Banking
17 186 (0.58%) Back Office
18 184 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
19 168 (0.52%) Music Industry
20 151 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25345 (78.94%) Developer
2 6630 (20.65%) .NET Developer
3 5147 (16.03%) C# Developer
4 4664 (14.53%) JavaScript Developer
5 4330 (13.49%) Senior Developer
6 3766 (11.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3670 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 3271 (10.19%) Web Developer
9 2951 (9.19%) Java Developer
10 2785 (8.67%) PHP Developer
11 2748 (8.56%) Software Developer
12 2339 (7.29%) ASP.NET Developer
13 2005 (6.24%) Full Stack Developer
14 1925 (6.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 1878 (5.85%) HTML Developer
16 1590 (4.95%) Software Engineer
17 1460 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 1432 (4.46%) HTML CSS Developer
19 1396 (4.35%) Junior
20 1332 (4.15%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21711 (67.62%) HTML
2 20044 (62.43%) CSS
3 12733 (39.66%) .NET
4 11321 (35.26%) AngularJS
5 9142 (28.47%) jQuery
6 8597 (26.78%) ASP.NET
7 8261 (25.73%) HTML5
8 5261 (16.39%) Node.js
9 5031 (15.67%) CSS3
10 4963 (15.46%) React
11 4958 (15.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4613 (14.37%) Web Services
13 3529 (10.99%) XML
14 3141 (9.78%) .NET Framework
15 2877 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
16 2855 (8.89%) REST
17 2829 (8.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 2805 (8.74%) Ajax
19 2642 (8.23%) RESTful
20 2635 (8.21%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3488 (10.86%) User Experience
2 2779 (8.66%) Computer Science
3 2170 (6.76%) Greenfield Project
4 1773 (5.52%) Mobile App
5 1600 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
6 859 (2.68%) Fintech
7 720 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
8 572 (1.78%) iPad
9 379 (1.18%) Algorithms
10 342 (1.07%) Social Media
11 341 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
12 321 (1.00%) Data Structures
13 265 (0.83%) N-Tier
14 258 (0.80%) Management Information System
15 208 (0.65%) Client/Server
16 173 (0.54%) e-Learning
17 157 (0.49%) Hedge funds
18 150 (0.47%) W3C
19 145 (0.45%) Blog
20 139 (0.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3401 (10.59%) Linux
2 1941 (6.05%) Windows
3 1394 (4.34%) Android
4 1198 (3.73%) Apple iOS
5 853 (2.66%) Unix
6 325 (1.01%) Windows Server
7 109 (0.34%) Ubuntu
8 100 (0.31%) Mac OS X
9 97 (0.30%) CentOS
9 97 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 65 (0.20%) Debian
11 64 (0.20%) Windows Phone
12 61 (0.19%) Solaris
13 58 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
14 57 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 51 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
16 49 (0.15%) Windows Embedded Compact
17 46 (0.14%) Windows 7
18 44 (0.14%) AIX
19 36 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14322 (44.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10206 (31.79%) MVC
3 7049 (21.95%) Web Development
4 6824 (21.25%) TDD
5 5296 (16.49%) Scrum
6 5144 (16.02%) Front End Development
7 4565 (14.22%) OO
8 4349 (13.55%) Software Engineering
9 3212 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2804 (8.73%) E-Commerce
11 2797 (8.71%) BDD
12 2645 (8.24%) Test Automation
13 2456 (7.65%) Unit Testing
14 2252 (7.01%) SDLC
15 2213 (6.89%) OOP
16 1868 (5.82%) Mentoring
17 1753 (5.46%) DevOps
18 1611 (5.02%) Open Source
19 1436 (4.47%) Responsive Web Design
20 1426 (4.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12716 (39.61%) C#
2 9524 (29.66%) SQL
3 7928 (24.69%) Java
4 5816 (18.11%) PHP
5 2897 (9.02%) Python
6 1806 (5.62%) T-SQL
7 1593 (4.96%) Ruby
8 1471 (4.58%) C++
9 1270 (3.96%) ES6
10 1115 (3.47%) TypeScript
11 995 (3.10%) VB.NET
12 765 (2.38%) Scala
13 698 (2.17%) C
14 569 (1.77%) Perl
15 530 (1.65%) PowerShell
16 506 (1.58%) PL/SQL
17 397 (1.24%) Objective-C
18 383 (1.19%) Go
19 376 (1.17%) VB
20 372 (1.16%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4330 (13.49%) Degree
2 1525 (4.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 433 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 336 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 217 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 127 (0.40%) PhD
7 107 (0.33%) ISTQB
8 102 (0.32%) MCP
9 94 (0.29%) ISEB
10 89 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
11 63 (0.20%) DV Cleared
12 62 (0.19%) PMI Certification
13 53 (0.17%) HND
14 52 (0.16%) Master's Degree
15 48 (0.15%) MCSD
16 46 (0.14%) MCSE
17 45 (0.14%) CISSP
18 36 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 31 (0.097%) DBS Check
19 31 (0.097%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1375 (4.28%) QA
2 97 (0.30%) SLA
3 56 (0.17%) WCAG
4 54 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 25 (0.078%) ISO 14001
6 24 (0.075%) PCI DSS
7 23 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (0.072%) MiFID
8 21 (0.065%) Data Quality
8 21 (0.065%) GCP
9 15 (0.047%) WAI
10 13 (0.040%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 12 (0.037%) EMIR
12 11 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 9 (0.028%) PMO
14 6 (0.019%) Dodd-Frank
14 6 (0.019%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 6 (0.019%) Section 508
15 5 (0.016%) HL7
16 4 (0.012%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1117 (3.48%) Docker
2 205 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 83 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (0.12%) Varnish
4 38 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
5 35 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 28 (0.087%) Firmware
7 27 (0.084%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 26 (0.081%) Snort
9 21 (0.065%) LXC
9 21 (0.065%) VirtualBox
10 17 (0.053%) HDFS
11 12 (0.037%) etcd
11 12 (0.037%) Virtual Servers
12 11 (0.034%) KVM
13 8 (0.025%) DFS Replication
13 8 (0.025%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (0.025%) vSphere
13 8 (0.025%) Xen
14 5 (0.016%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 445 (1.39%) Puppet
2 355 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
3 345 (1.07%) Ansible
4 260 (0.81%) Kubernetes
5 123 (0.38%) Terraform
6 115 (0.36%) Kibana
7 67 (0.21%) logstash
8 66 (0.21%) Nagios
9 49 (0.15%) Packer
10 43 (0.13%) Salt
11 41 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 38 (0.12%) Control-M
13 30 (0.093%) Capistrano
13 30 (0.093%) HP Quality Center
14 27 (0.084%) Grafana
15 25 (0.078%) HAProxy
16 23 (0.072%) Nessus
17 22 (0.069%) PowerBroker
18 20 (0.062%) cPanel
19 19 (0.059%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4183 (13.03%) Microsoft
2 2116 (6.59%) Oracle
3 867 (2.70%) Adobe
4 808 (2.52%) Google
5 664 (2.07%) Zend
6 595 (1.85%) SAP
7 522 (1.63%) Xamarin
8 409 (1.27%) Sitecore
9 322 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
10 272 (0.85%) IBM
11 209 (0.65%) hybris
12 186 (0.58%) Sybase
13 156 (0.49%) ServiceNow
14 140 (0.44%) Twitter
15 139 (0.43%) Facebook
16 138 (0.43%) Atlassian
17 131 (0.41%) Splunk
18 128 (0.40%) VMware
19 121 (0.38%) Cognizant
20 117 (0.36%) Red Hat
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum 25 days' holiday, private healthcare, company
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £45K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 14 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Helathcare, Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 65k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago