Period
to 20 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for jQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited jQuery over the 6 months to 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

jQuery
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 65 42
Rank change year-on-year -22 -23 -10
Permanent jobs citing jQuery 4,241 6,341 9,882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.38% 4.24% 5.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.71% 10.71% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,618 5,406 8,755
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

jQuery is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 48,700 59,234 70,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.84% 39.60% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 39,977 48,492 58,789
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in the UK

jQuery
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for jQuery in the UK

jQuery
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing jQuery over the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for jQuery in the UK

jQuery
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing jQuery within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 2020. 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 -20 3,870 £45,000 - 902
UK excluding London -16 3,123 £44,000 +3.53% 796
South East -12 1,166 £45,000 - 187
London -67 1,007 £60,000 +4.35% 188
North of England -25 617 £42,500 - 246
Midlands +9 437 £38,000 -5.00% 115
South West -8 420 £40,000 +6.67% 95
North West -11 307 £42,500 +3.03% 139
Yorkshire -16 264 £45,000 +5.88% 72
West Midlands -1 222 £40,000 - 55
East of England -18 221 £45,000 - 71
East Midlands +15 216 £37,500 -6.25% 60
Scotland -14 141 £45,000 +11.11% 53
Wales -9 81 £45,000 +25.00% 28
North East -6 46 £35,000 -6.67% 35
Northern Ireland -8 46 £45,000 +8.43% 1

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, IT jobs citing jQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for jQuery.

1 3,634 (85.69%) JavaScript
2 3,000 (70.74%) CSS
3 2,942 (69.37%) HTML
4 2,316 (54.61%) C#
5 2,300 (54.23%) .NET
6 1,870 (44.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1,826 (43.06%) MVC
8 1,546 (36.45%) ASP.NET
9 1,511 (35.63%) AngularJS
10 1,409 (33.22%) SQL Server
11 1,345 (31.71%) SQL
12 1,018 (24.00%) Web Development
13 990 (23.34%) HTML5
14 968 (22.82%) PHP
15 960 (22.64%) Git (software)
16 949 (22.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 890 (20.99%) React
18 839 (19.78%) MySQL
19 832 (19.62%) Microsoft
20 831 (19.59%) ASP.NET MVC
21 811 (19.12%) Web Services
22 793 (18.70%) Front End Development
23 726 (17.12%) .NET Framework
24 702 (16.55%) Azure
25 669 (15.77%) Scrum
26 652 (15.37%) Ajax
27 625 (14.74%) OO
28 604 (14.24%) CSS3
29 598 (14.10%) TDD
30 578 (13.63%) Java

jQuery
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
1 295 (6.96%) CMS
2 229 (5.40%) WordPress
3 157 (3.70%) IIS
4 113 (2.66%) SharePoint
5 89 (2.10%) Tomcat
6 88 (2.07%) Drupal
7 85 (2.00%) Umbraco
8 79 (1.86%) Apache
9 67 (1.58%) Confluence
10 59 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
11 48 (1.13%) nginx
12 45 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
13 34 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 32 (0.75%) JBoss
15 30 (0.71%) Joomla!
16 22 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
16 22 (0.52%) WebSphere
17 21 (0.50%) EPiServer
18 17 (0.40%) WebLogic
19 12 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 95 (2.24%) Photoshop
2 49 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 39 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
4 37 (0.87%) Sketch
5 28 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 23 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
7 21 (0.50%) Adobe XD
8 19 (0.45%) InVision
9 17 (0.40%) MS Visio
10 9 (0.21%) Fireworks
11 7 (0.17%) GIMP
11 7 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 6 (0.14%) Marvel
13 4 (0.094%) AutoCAD
13 4 (0.094%) Figma
14 3 (0.071%) Revit
15 1 (0.024%) Microsoft Project
15 1 (0.024%) OmniGraffle
15 1 (0.024%) RoboHelp
15 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 141 (3.32%) Magento
2 29 (0.68%) Shopify
3 27 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 22 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
5 19 (0.45%) SAP Hybris
6 10 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
6 10 (0.24%) CiviCRM
7 7 (0.17%) OpenCart
8 4 (0.094%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.094%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.047%) GoldMine
9 2 (0.047%) Odoo
9 2 (0.047%) osCommerce
9 2 (0.047%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.047%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.024%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 1 (0.024%) MetaTrader
10 1 (0.024%) R3 Corda
10 1 (0.024%) SessionCam
10 1 (0.024%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 702 (16.55%) Azure
2 298 (7.03%) AWS
3 254 (5.99%) SaaS
4 126 (2.97%) GitHub
5 124 (2.92%) npm
6 63 (1.49%) GCP
7 46 (1.08%) Serverless
8 42 (0.99%) Google Analytics
9 38 (0.90%) PaaS
10 32 (0.75%) Amazon S3
11 30 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
11 30 (0.71%) Power Platform
12 28 (0.66%) Office 365
13 25 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
14 24 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
15 21 (0.50%) Slack
16 18 (0.42%) Yarn
17 17 (0.40%) CloudFront
17 17 (0.40%) IaaS
18 16 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 59 (1.39%) Internet
2 29 (0.68%) HTTP
3 24 (0.57%) Intranet
4 17 (0.40%) SSH
5 15 (0.35%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.24%) DNS
6 10 (0.24%) Network Security
7 8 (0.19%) RTP
8 7 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (0.14%) Firewall
10 5 (0.12%) Wireless
11 4 (0.094%) Broadband
11 4 (0.094%) Skype
11 4 (0.094%) SMS
12 3 (0.071%) SSL
13 2 (0.047%) Extranet
13 2 (0.047%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.047%) RFID
13 2 (0.047%) SAN
14 1 (0.024%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,409 (33.22%) SQL Server
2 839 (19.78%) MySQL
3 231 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 133 (3.14%) NoSQL
5 128 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 115 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
7 112 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 97 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 94 (2.22%) MongoDB
9 94 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 82 (1.93%) SQL Server 2016
11 69 (1.63%) Redis
12 50 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
13 49 (1.16%) Big Data
13 49 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
14 46 (1.08%) RDBMS
15 38 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
16 32 (0.75%) MariaDB
17 29 (0.68%) Power BI
18 19 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 960 (22.64%) Git (software)
2 465 (10.96%) Visual Studio
3 368 (8.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 189 (4.46%) JIRA
5 178 (4.20%) webpack
6 174 (4.10%) Jenkins
7 170 (4.01%) gulp
8 167 (3.94%) Selenium
9 144 (3.40%) NUnit
10 137 (3.23%) Grunt
11 135 (3.18%) Subversion
12 109 (2.57%) Bitbucket
13 95 (2.24%) TeamCity
14 87 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
15 81 (1.91%) JUnit
16 76 (1.79%) Maven
17 69 (1.63%) StyleCop
18 61 (1.44%) Jasmine
18 61 (1.44%) MSTest
19 51 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 399 (9.41%) Finance
2 288 (6.79%) Marketing
3 256 (6.04%) Retail
4 100 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 65 (1.53%) Public Sector
6 61 (1.44%) Automotive
7 48 (1.13%) Games
8 41 (0.97%) Banking
8 41 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 34 (0.80%) Electronics
10 32 (0.75%) Front Office
11 28 (0.66%) Legal
12 25 (0.59%) Advertising
13 18 (0.42%) Back Office
14 12 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.24%) Law
16 9 (0.21%) Publishing
17 8 (0.19%) Housing Association
17 8 (0.19%) Investment Banking
17 8 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 3,691 (87.03%) Developer
2 1,045 (24.64%) .NET Developer
3 821 (19.36%) Senior Developer
4 736 (17.35%) C# Developer
5 620 (14.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 577 (13.61%) Software Developer
7 524 (12.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 496 (11.70%) PHP Developer
9 483 (11.39%) Web Developer
10 414 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
11 274 (6.46%) ASP.NET Developer
12 250 (5.89%) JavaScript Developer
13 242 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 226 (5.33%) Java Developer
15 214 (5.05%) Software Engineer
16 198 (4.67%) C# Software Developer
17 195 (4.60%) Senior .NET Developer
18 184 (4.34%) .NET Software Developer
19 173 (4.08%) Junior
20 168 (3.96%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,000 (70.74%) CSS
2 2,942 (69.37%) HTML
3 2,300 (54.23%) .NET
4 1,546 (36.45%) ASP.NET
5 1,511 (35.63%) AngularJS
6 990 (23.34%) HTML5
7 949 (22.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 890 (20.99%) React
9 831 (19.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 811 (19.12%) Web Services
11 726 (17.12%) .NET Framework
12 652 (15.37%) Ajax
13 604 (14.24%) CSS3
14 567 (13.37%) REST
15 562 (13.25%) XML
16 546 (12.87%) ASP.NET Web API
17 544 (12.83%) Node.js
18 515 (12.14%) Sass
19 488 (11.51%) Entity Framework
20 425 (10.02%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 486 (11.46%) User Experience
2 278 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
3 219 (5.16%) Self-Motivation
4 216 (5.09%) Mobile App
5 207 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 87 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
7 50 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
8 45 (1.06%) N-Tier
9 44 (1.04%) W3C
10 43 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
10 43 (1.01%) Management Information System
11 41 (0.97%) iPad
12 31 (0.73%) Virtual Team
13 26 (0.61%) Robotics
14 24 (0.57%) Equities
15 21 (0.50%) Algorithms
15 21 (0.50%) Animation
15 21 (0.50%) Digital Media
16 18 (0.42%) Data Centre
16 18 (0.42%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 345 (8.13%) Linux
2 295 (6.96%) Windows
3 149 (3.51%) Android
4 133 (3.14%) Apple iOS
5 62 (1.46%) Unix
6 31 (0.73%) Windows Server
7 25 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 23 (0.54%) CentOS
9 8 (0.19%) Debian
9 8 (0.19%) Mac OS
9 8 (0.19%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.19%) Windows 8
9 8 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.17%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.047%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.047%) VMS
12 2 (0.047%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.047%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.024%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,870 (44.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1,826 (43.06%) MVC
3 1,018 (24.00%) Web Development
4 793 (18.70%) Front End Development
5 669 (15.77%) Scrum
6 625 (14.74%) OO
7 598 (14.10%) TDD
8 533 (12.57%) Software Engineering
9 497 (11.72%) DevOps
10 434 (10.23%) OOP
11 427 (10.07%) Unit Testing
12 421 (9.93%) E-Commerce
13 411 (9.69%) Problem-Solving
14 386 (9.10%) SDLC
15 332 (7.83%) Test Automation
16 322 (7.59%) Computer Science
17 313 (7.38%) Mentoring
18 274 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
19 235 (5.54%) Microservices
20 195 (4.60%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 3,634 (85.69%) JavaScript
2 2,316 (54.61%) C#
3 1,345 (31.71%) SQL
4 968 (22.82%) PHP
5 578 (13.63%) Java
6 344 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 271 (6.39%) VB.NET
8 197 (4.65%) Python
9 194 (4.57%) TypeScript
10 127 (2.99%) ES6
11 102 (2.41%) Java 8
12 88 (2.07%) Ruby
13 80 (1.89%) Apex Code
14 77 (1.82%) C++
15 67 (1.58%) PL/SQL
16 61 (1.44%) PowerShell
17 55 (1.30%) VB
18 51 (1.20%) PHP 5
19 46 (1.08%) Bash Shell
20 41 (0.97%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 445 (10.49%) Degree
2 183 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 56 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 50 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 27 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 26 (0.61%) MCP
7 24 (0.57%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.14%) DBS Check
8 6 (0.14%) MCSD
9 5 (0.12%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.094%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.071%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.047%) CISSP
12 2 (0.047%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.047%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.047%) MCSE
12 2 (0.047%) PMP
13 1 (0.024%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.024%) MCIPD
13 1 (0.024%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (4.03%) QA
2 36 (0.85%) GDPR
3 24 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.42%) WCAG
5 13 (0.31%) WAI
6 12 (0.28%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.17%) PMO
8 6 (0.14%) SLA
9 3 (0.071%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.047%) RMADS
11 1 (0.024%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.024%) Dublin Core
11 1 (0.024%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.024%) Solvency II
System Software
1 238 (5.61%) Docker
2 11 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.21%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.17%) Varnish
5 5 (0.12%) Firmware
6 3 (0.071%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.047%) LXC
8 1 (0.024%) vCloud
8 1 (0.024%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 92 (2.17%) Kubernetes
2 59 (1.39%) Ansible
3 45 (1.06%) Terraform
4 26 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (0.61%) Puppet
5 13 (0.31%) SCCM
6 11 (0.26%) cPanel
7 10 (0.24%) MIIS
7 10 (0.24%) Plesk
8 9 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (0.12%) Kibana
10 4 (0.094%) Grafana
10 4 (0.094%) Nagios
10 4 (0.094%) Prometheus
10 4 (0.094%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.071%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.024%) Istio
12 1 (0.024%) logstash
12 1 (0.024%) OpenNebula
12 1 (0.024%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 832 (19.62%) Microsoft
2 232 (5.47%) Oracle
3 171 (4.03%) Zend
4 151 (3.56%) Adobe
5 129 (3.04%) Salesforce.com
6 114 (2.69%) Google
7 111 (2.62%) Xamarin
8 91 (2.15%) Sage
9 83 (1.96%) SAP
10 59 (1.39%) Sitecore
11 38 (0.90%) Atlassian
12 36 (0.85%) IBM
13 25 (0.59%) hybris
14 21 (0.50%) Demandware
14 21 (0.50%) Tealium
15 18 (0.42%) Ensighten
16 17 (0.40%) Apple
16 17 (0.40%) Axosoft
17 15 (0.35%) Telerik
17 15 (0.35%) WooCommerce