Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

jQuery
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 27 26
Rank change year-on-year -16 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing jQuery 10087 12904 15659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.78% 6.73% 7.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.39% 17.33% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9031 11692 14235
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

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 70110 74466 82596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.14% 38.85% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 58031 64578 70646
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for jQuery in the UK

jQuery
Top 17 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 18 October 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 -14 9567 £42,500 - 866
UK excluding London -2 7050 £40,000 +3.90% 694
London -29 2872 £55,000 +4.76% 206
South East +4 2209 £40,000 - 185
North of England -2 1895 £40,000 +6.67% 215
North West 0 1267 £40,000 +3.90% 134
Midlands -1 1219 £35,000 - 130
West Midlands -4 810 £35,000 - 61
East of England -8 780 £40,000 - 65
South West -28 605 £38,250 +4.08% 65
Yorkshire -7 578 £38,500 +2.67% 71
East Midlands +12 411 £36,000 -4.00% 69
Scotland -21 224 £40,000 - 25
Wales -24 104 £37,500 - 7
North East -32 53 £40,000 +23.08% 10
Northern Ireland -8 38 £31,500 -5.97% 2
Isle of Man - 2 £61,250 -

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing jQuery 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 jQuery.

1 8796 (87.20%) JavaScript
2 8050 (79.81%) HTML
3 7842 (77.74%) CSS
4 5081 (50.37%) .NET
5 5007 (49.64%) C#
6 4797 (47.56%) MVC
7 4173 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
8 4136 (41.00%) AngularJS
9 3944 (39.10%) ASP.NET
10 3506 (34.76%) SQL
11 3502 (34.72%) HTML5
12 3331 (33.02%) SQL Server
13 2992 (29.66%) Web Development
14 2354 (23.34%) PHP
15 2337 (23.17%) CSS3
16 2329 (23.09%) ASP.NET MVC
17 2128 (21.10%) Git (software)
18 2095 (20.77%) Front End Development
19 2026 (20.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 1948 (19.31%) Web Services
21 1889 (18.73%) MySQL
22 1781 (17.66%) Microsoft
23 1755 (17.40%) Ajax
24 1723 (17.08%) TDD
25 1647 (16.33%) Scrum
26 1631 (16.17%) OO
27 1475 (14.62%) .NET Framework
28 1466 (14.53%) Java
29 1427 (14.15%) Finance
30 1337 (13.25%) User Experience

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
1 898 (8.90%) CMS
2 556 (5.51%) WordPress
3 537 (5.32%) IIS
4 388 (3.85%) Apache
5 317 (3.14%) Umbraco
6 296 (2.93%) SharePoint
7 270 (2.68%) Drupal
8 214 (2.12%) Tomcat
9 163 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
10 139 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
11 137 (1.36%) EPiServer
12 110 (1.09%) nginx
13 99 (0.98%) JBoss
14 92 (0.91%) Confluence
15 75 (0.74%) Apache Solr
16 53 (0.53%) Joomla!
17 51 (0.51%) Kentico
18 49 (0.49%) Apache Spark
18 49 (0.49%) WebSphere
19 48 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 491 (4.87%) Photoshop
2 236 (2.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 112 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
4 78 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
5 77 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 39 (0.39%) FileZilla
7 31 (0.31%) InDesign
8 22 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 17 (0.17%) MS Visio
10 14 (0.14%) GIMP
11 12 (0.12%) Fireworks
11 12 (0.12%) InfoPath
12 11 (0.11%) InVision
12 11 (0.11%) Moqups
13 5 (0.050%) OmniGraffle
14 3 (0.030%) HipChat
14 3 (0.030%) SPSS
15 2 (0.020%) Adobe After Effects
15 2 (0.020%) Adobe Premiere
15 2 (0.020%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 299 (2.96%) Magento
2 105 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 38 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
4 28 (0.28%) Eloqua
4 28 (0.28%) Shopify
5 21 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
6 19 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
7 12 (0.12%) WebTrends
8 10 (0.099%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 10 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
9 8 (0.079%) Movex
10 7 (0.069%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 7 (0.069%) SAP Hybris
11 5 (0.050%) Infor M3
11 5 (0.050%) SAP ERP
12 4 (0.040%) NetSuite
12 4 (0.040%) Visualfiles
13 3 (0.030%) Oracle BPM
13 3 (0.030%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 760 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 625 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
3 345 (3.42%) SaaS
4 272 (2.70%) GitHub
5 170 (1.69%) npm
6 141 (1.40%) Office 365
7 97 (0.96%) Google Analytics
8 61 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
9 49 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
10 40 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
11 31 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 28 (0.28%) Slack
13 24 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
13 24 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
14 23 (0.23%) PaaS
15 21 (0.21%) OpenShift
16 20 (0.20%) IaaS
17 19 (0.19%) Google App Engine
17 19 (0.19%) Sage Pay
18 17 (0.17%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 355 (3.52%) Internet
2 154 (1.53%) HTTP
3 115 (1.14%) Intranet
4 58 (0.57%) SMTP
5 56 (0.56%) FTP
6 41 (0.41%) TCP/IP
7 35 (0.35%) DNS
7 35 (0.35%) SMS
8 33 (0.33%) SSL
9 31 (0.31%) Extranet
10 25 (0.25%) ATM
11 20 (0.20%) Broadband
12 17 (0.17%) Skype
13 15 (0.15%) PPP
14 14 (0.14%) HTTPS
15 12 (0.12%) Wireless
16 9 (0.089%) AMQP
17 8 (0.079%) SSH
17 8 (0.079%) WinSCP
18 7 (0.069%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3331 (33.02%) SQL Server
2 1889 (18.73%) MySQL
3 612 (6.07%) Relational Database
4 396 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 393 (3.90%) NoSQL
6 314 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 279 (2.77%) MongoDB
8 274 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 213 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
10 177 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 149 (1.48%) Big Data
12 147 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
13 129 (1.28%) Redis
14 107 (1.06%) RDBMS
15 100 (0.99%) Oracle Database
16 73 (0.72%) Hadoop
17 66 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
17 66 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
17 66 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
18 63 (0.62%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2128 (21.10%) Git (software)
2 1006 (9.97%) Visual Studio
3 731 (7.25%) Subversion
4 719 (7.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 491 (4.87%) JIRA
6 479 (4.75%) Jenkins
7 445 (4.41%) gulp
8 422 (4.18%) NUnit
9 405 (4.02%) Grunt
10 321 (3.18%) Selenium
11 264 (2.62%) Jasmine
12 244 (2.42%) TeamCity
13 230 (2.28%) Maven
14 180 (1.78%) JUnit
15 167 (1.66%) Bitbucket
16 155 (1.54%) PHPUnit
17 139 (1.38%) Eclipse
18 134 (1.33%) Moq
19 131 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
20 122 (1.21%) Bower
General
1 1427 (14.15%) Finance
2 826 (8.19%) Marketing
3 457 (4.53%) Retail
4 263 (2.61%) Advertising
5 241 (2.39%) Telecoms
6 225 (2.23%) Banking
7 222 (2.20%) Electronics
8 199 (1.97%) Games
9 193 (1.91%) Manufacturing
10 175 (1.73%) Legal
11 126 (1.25%) Automotive
12 101 (1.00%) Publishing
13 64 (0.63%) Back Office
14 63 (0.62%) Law
14 63 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
15 46 (0.46%) Financial Institution
16 38 (0.38%) Multimedia
17 36 (0.36%) Investment Banking
18 29 (0.29%) Front Office
19 14 (0.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 8897 (88.20%) Developer
2 2909 (28.84%) .NET Developer
3 2178 (21.59%) C# Developer
4 1700 (16.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 1500 (14.87%) Senior Developer
6 1491 (14.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1418 (14.06%) Web Developer
8 1327 (13.16%) PHP Developer
9 1316 (13.05%) JavaScript Developer
10 1169 (11.59%) ASP.NET Developer
11 1040 (10.31%) Software Developer
12 981 (9.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 823 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 742 (7.36%) HTML Developer
15 685 (6.79%) Full Stack Developer
16 607 (6.02%) HTML CSS Developer
17 568 (5.63%) Junior
18 567 (5.62%) Senior .NET Developer
19 540 (5.35%) Java Developer
20 516 (5.12%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8050 (79.81%) HTML
2 7842 (77.74%) CSS
3 5081 (50.37%) .NET
4 4136 (41.00%) AngularJS
5 3944 (39.10%) ASP.NET
6 3502 (34.72%) HTML5
7 2337 (23.17%) CSS3
8 2329 (23.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2026 (20.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1948 (19.31%) Web Services
11 1755 (17.40%) Ajax
12 1475 (14.62%) .NET Framework
13 1329 (13.18%) XML
14 1222 (12.11%) ASP.NET Web API
15 1208 (11.98%) React
16 1196 (11.86%) Sass
17 1173 (11.63%) Node.js
18 1101 (10.92%) JSON
19 1016 (10.07%) REST
20 1013 (10.04%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1337 (13.25%) User Experience
2 682 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 600 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
4 567 (5.62%) Mobile App
5 462 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
6 221 (2.19%) Fintech
7 185 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
8 171 (1.70%) iPad
9 138 (1.37%) Social Media
10 88 (0.87%) W3C
11 86 (0.85%) Data Structures
12 84 (0.83%) Graphic Design
13 80 (0.79%) Management Information System
14 71 (0.70%) N-Tier
15 70 (0.69%) Algorithms
16 62 (0.61%) e-Learning
17 57 (0.57%) Digital Media
18 54 (0.54%) Client/Server
19 52 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
20 39 (0.39%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 978 (9.70%) Linux
2 711 (7.05%) Windows
3 408 (4.04%) Android
4 340 (3.37%) Apple iOS
5 176 (1.74%) Unix
6 119 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 36 (0.36%) Debian
8 29 (0.29%) Ubuntu
9 17 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (0.16%) Mac OS X
11 14 (0.14%) AIX
11 14 (0.14%) Solaris
11 14 (0.14%) Windows 7
12 11 (0.11%) Windows 10
13 10 (0.099%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.069%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.059%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.050%) CentOS
17 4 (0.040%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.040%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4797 (47.56%) MVC
2 4173 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
3 2992 (29.66%) Web Development
4 2095 (20.77%) Front End Development
5 1723 (17.08%) TDD
6 1647 (16.33%) Scrum
7 1631 (16.17%) OO
8 1192 (11.82%) Software Engineering
9 973 (9.65%) Unit Testing
10 957 (9.49%) E-Commerce
11 913 (9.05%) OOP
12 816 (8.09%) SDLC
13 779 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
14 642 (6.36%) Responsive Web Design
15 635 (6.30%) Mentoring
16 579 (5.74%) BDD
17 552 (5.47%) Test Automation
18 402 (3.99%) Analytics
19 378 (3.75%) SEO
20 368 (3.65%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8796 (87.20%) JavaScript
2 5007 (49.64%) C#
3 3506 (34.76%) SQL
4 2354 (23.34%) PHP
5 1466 (14.53%) Java
6 992 (9.83%) T-SQL
7 527 (5.22%) VB.NET
8 431 (4.27%) Python
9 392 (3.89%) TypeScript
10 271 (2.69%) C++
11 256 (2.54%) Ruby
12 236 (2.34%) C
13 214 (2.12%) ES6
14 203 (2.01%) PL/SQL
15 156 (1.55%) PowerShell
16 146 (1.45%) VB
17 102 (1.01%) Objective-C
18 95 (0.94%) VBScript
19 83 (0.82%) Scala
20 76 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1292 (12.81%) Degree
2 419 (4.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 175 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 116 (1.15%) Security Cleared
5 69 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 63 (0.62%) MCP
7 47 (0.47%) MCSD
8 33 (0.33%) PhD
9 30 (0.30%) Sun Certification
10 26 (0.26%) HND
11 18 (0.18%) MCAD
12 16 (0.16%) DV Cleared
13 14 (0.14%) PMI Certification
14 13 (0.13%) Master's Degree
15 12 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
16 11 (0.11%) GNVQ
17 10 (0.099%) Cisco Certification
17 10 (0.099%) DBS Check
17 10 (0.099%) MCTS
18 9 (0.089%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 341 (3.38%) QA
2 66 (0.65%) SLA
3 31 (0.31%) WCAG
4 16 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 14 (0.14%) WAI
6 12 (0.12%) GCP
7 11 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (0.089%) GAMP
9 8 (0.079%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.050%) HIPAA
11 4 (0.040%) EMIR
12 3 (0.030%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.020%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.020%) MiFID
14 1 (0.010%) PMO
14 1 (0.010%) Section 508
System Software
1 213 (2.11%) Docker
2 26 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.18%) Varnish
4 14 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.099%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.050%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.040%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.040%) etcd
8 3 (0.030%) Shibboleth
8 3 (0.030%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.020%) HDFS
9 2 (0.020%) LXC
9 2 (0.020%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.010%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 105 (1.04%) Puppet
2 52 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (0.33%) Capistrano
4 30 (0.30%) Ansible
5 26 (0.26%) Kubernetes
6 17 (0.17%) cPanel
7 14 (0.14%) Salt
8 12 (0.12%) Nagios
8 12 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 12 (0.12%) ZABBIX
9 10 (0.099%) Prometheus
10 8 (0.079%) BMC PATROL
10 8 (0.079%) CA Service Virtualization
11 7 (0.069%) Kibana
12 4 (0.040%) Consul
12 4 (0.040%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (0.040%) logstash
12 4 (0.040%) Terraform
13 3 (0.030%) Marathon
13 3 (0.030%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1781 (17.66%) Microsoft
2 579 (5.74%) Oracle
3 313 (3.10%) Adobe
4 310 (3.07%) Zend
5 262 (2.60%) Google
6 258 (2.56%) Sitecore
7 179 (1.77%) SAP
8 153 (1.52%) Xamarin
9 108 (1.07%) Telerik
10 71 (0.70%) Apple
11 70 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
12 66 (0.65%) Twitter
13 59 (0.58%) Facebook
14 43 (0.43%) PayPal
15 40 (0.40%) hybris
16 37 (0.37%) IBM
17 31 (0.31%) Splunk
18 28 (0.28%) Atlassian
18 28 (0.28%) Optimizely
19 27 (0.27%) DevExpress