Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

jQuery
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 43 31
Rank change year-on-year -19 -12 -4
Permanent jobs citing jQuery 7,024 10,117 11,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.40% 5.63% 6.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.14% 14.04% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6,066 9,044 10,846
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,063
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 63,063 72,051 72,420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.49% 40.10% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 51,838 60,028 62,707
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 2018. 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 6,501 £45,000 +5.88% 1,449
UK excluding London -14 4,809 £42,500 +6.25% 1,222
London -19 2,049 £57,500 +9.52% 312
South East -10 1,775 £45,000 +5.88% 290
North of England -19 1,042 £41,375 +3.44% 370
South West -1 574 £37,500 -1.32% 141
Midlands -34 563 £40,000 +14.29% 222
North West -44 495 £40,000 - 172
East of England -7 486 £42,500 +6.25% 114
Yorkshire 0 480 £42,500 +10.39% 154
West Midlands -48 295 £40,000 +14.29% 123
East Midlands -17 268 £40,000 +8.11% 99
Scotland +14 240 £41,750 +1.83% 38
Wales -8 83 £37,500 +7.14% 37
North East 0 66 £37,500 -6.25% 44
Northern Ireland +14 63 £37,500 +19.05% 10

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 6,095 (86.77%) JavaScript
2 5,525 (78.66%) HTML
3 5,358 (76.28%) CSS
4 3,673 (52.29%) .NET
5 3,617 (51.49%) C#
6 3,222 (45.87%) MVC
7 3,021 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
8 2,599 (37.00%) ASP.NET
9 2,579 (36.72%) AngularJS
10 2,466 (35.11%) SQL
11 2,397 (34.13%) SQL Server
12 2,107 (30.00%) HTML5
13 1,782 (25.37%) Git (software)
14 1,687 (24.02%) Web Development
15 1,592 (22.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 1,531 (21.80%) PHP
17 1,449 (20.63%) CSS3
18 1,408 (20.05%) Web Services
19 1,391 (19.80%) ASP.NET MVC
20 1,326 (18.88%) Microsoft
21 1,302 (18.54%) React
22 1,300 (18.51%) MySQL
23 1,261 (17.95%) Front End Development
24 1,200 (17.08%) TDD
25 1,105 (15.73%) .NET Framework
26 1,031 (14.68%) Scrum
27 1,000 (14.24%) Finance
28 992 (14.12%) Java
29 959 (13.65%) Sass
30 940 (13.38%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 588 (8.37%) CMS
2 420 (5.98%) WordPress
3 321 (4.57%) IIS
4 304 (4.33%) SharePoint
5 233 (3.32%) Apache
6 200 (2.85%) Umbraco
7 180 (2.56%) Drupal
8 142 (2.02%) Tomcat
9 132 (1.88%) Confluence
10 100 (1.42%) EPiServer
11 92 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
12 78 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
12 78 (1.11%) nginx
13 74 (1.05%) JBoss
14 55 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
15 42 (0.60%) WebSphere
16 31 (0.44%) Kentico
16 31 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
17 29 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 27 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 197 (2.80%) Photoshop
2 86 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 78 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
4 52 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
5 48 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 19 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
7 16 (0.23%) GIMP
8 14 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 11 (0.16%) AutoCAD
9 11 (0.16%) InDesign
10 10 (0.14%) InVision
11 9 (0.13%) Chatbot
12 7 (0.100%) Fireworks
13 4 (0.057%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.057%) InfoPath
13 4 (0.057%) Mingle
13 4 (0.057%) MS Visio
14 3 (0.043%) Microsoft Project
14 3 (0.043%) Revit
15 1 (0.014%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 165 (2.35%) Magento
2 138 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 37 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
4 36 (0.51%) Eloqua
5 35 (0.50%) Shopify
6 17 (0.24%) WebTrends
7 15 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.11%) osCommerce
9 6 (0.085%) OpenCart
10 5 (0.071%) SDL Web 8
11 4 (0.057%) Oracle Payroll
11 4 (0.057%) Scribe Insight
12 3 (0.043%) Adobe Campaign
12 3 (0.043%) SAP Business One
13 2 (0.028%) Sage CRM
13 2 (0.028%) SAP ERP
13 2 (0.028%) Unica
14 1 (0.014%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
14 1 (0.014%) Odoo
14 1 (0.014%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 940 (13.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 646 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
3 226 (3.22%) SaaS
4 201 (2.86%) GitHub
5 190 (2.71%) npm
6 92 (1.31%) Office 365
7 53 (0.75%) Serverless
8 52 (0.74%) Google Analytics
9 51 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
10 35 (0.50%) Amazon S3
11 31 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
11 31 (0.44%) PaaS
12 26 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
13 25 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
14 23 (0.33%) Slack
15 22 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
15 22 (0.31%) Sage Pay
16 19 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 19 (0.27%) IaaS
17 18 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 153 (2.18%) Internet
2 66 (0.94%) Intranet
3 64 (0.91%) HTTP
4 50 (0.71%) DNS
5 34 (0.48%) Firewall
6 31 (0.44%) Skype
7 22 (0.31%) SMS
8 20 (0.28%) Extranet
9 17 (0.24%) SSH
10 15 (0.21%) VoIP
11 13 (0.19%) RIP
12 12 (0.17%) HTTPS
13 10 (0.14%) SSL
14 9 (0.13%) Broadband
15 7 (0.100%) AMQP
15 7 (0.100%) FTP
15 7 (0.100%) TCP/IP
16 6 (0.085%) IMAP
16 6 (0.085%) PuTTY
16 6 (0.085%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,397 (34.13%) SQL Server
2 1,300 (18.51%) MySQL
3 351 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 321 (4.57%) NoSQL
5 302 (4.30%) MongoDB
6 251 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 217 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
8 215 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 182 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 160 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 118 (1.68%) RDBMS
12 95 (1.35%) Big Data
13 77 (1.10%) Redis
14 73 (1.04%) MariaDB
15 67 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
16 66 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
17 65 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 61 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
19 57 (0.81%) Blockchain
20 54 (0.77%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1,782 (25.37%) Git (software)
2 616 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 609 (8.67%) Visual Studio
4 397 (5.65%) JIRA
5 380 (5.41%) Subversion
6 356 (5.07%) gulp
7 354 (5.04%) Jenkins
8 308 (4.38%) Selenium
9 260 (3.70%) NUnit
10 235 (3.35%) TeamCity
11 211 (3.00%) Grunt
12 178 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
13 171 (2.43%) webpack
14 165 (2.35%) Maven
15 162 (2.31%) Bitbucket
16 131 (1.87%) Jasmine
17 127 (1.81%) JUnit
18 125 (1.78%) Eclipse
19 117 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
20 115 (1.64%) Mocha
General
1 1,000 (14.24%) Finance
2 473 (6.73%) Marketing
3 336 (4.78%) Retail
4 205 (2.92%) Banking
5 148 (2.11%) Advertising
6 118 (1.68%) Games
7 115 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 96 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 82 (1.17%) Automotive
10 81 (1.15%) Electronics
11 62 (0.88%) Legal
12 56 (0.80%) Publishing
13 52 (0.74%) Back Office
13 52 (0.74%) Investment Banking
14 43 (0.61%) Law
15 36 (0.51%) Financial Institution
16 28 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
17 17 (0.24%) Retail Banking
18 16 (0.23%) Billing
19 11 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6,020 (85.71%) Developer
2 1,758 (25.03%) .NET Developer
3 1,420 (20.22%) C# Developer
4 971 (13.82%) Senior Developer
5 970 (13.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 932 (13.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 923 (13.14%) Software Developer
8 772 (10.99%) Web Developer
9 702 (9.99%) PHP Developer
10 593 (8.44%) JavaScript Developer
11 561 (7.99%) Full Stack Developer
12 544 (7.74%) ASP.NET Developer
13 433 (6.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 379 (5.40%) Java Developer
15 376 (5.35%) C# Software Developer
16 349 (4.97%) .NET Software Developer
17 345 (4.91%) Junior
18 344 (4.90%) Senior .NET Developer
19 334 (4.76%) HTML Developer
20 327 (4.66%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,525 (78.66%) HTML
2 5,358 (76.28%) CSS
3 3,673 (52.29%) .NET
4 2,599 (37.00%) ASP.NET
5 2,579 (36.72%) AngularJS
6 2,107 (30.00%) HTML5
7 1,592 (22.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1,449 (20.63%) CSS3
9 1,408 (20.05%) Web Services
10 1,391 (19.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1,302 (18.54%) React
12 1,105 (15.73%) .NET Framework
13 959 (13.65%) Sass
14 937 (13.34%) ASP.NET Web API
15 919 (13.08%) Ajax
16 861 (12.26%) XML
17 842 (11.99%) Entity Framework
18 764 (10.88%) JSON
19 718 (10.22%) Node.js
20 676 (9.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 842 (11.99%) User Experience
2 452 (6.44%) Greenfield Project
3 365 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
4 332 (4.73%) Mobile App
5 314 (4.47%) Fintech
6 258 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
7 227 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
8 132 (1.88%) N-Tier
9 80 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
10 61 (0.87%) Algorithms
11 47 (0.67%) Management Information System
12 43 (0.61%) Data Structures
12 43 (0.61%) Virtual Team
13 39 (0.56%) Client/Server
14 38 (0.54%) Cloud Native
15 33 (0.47%) Graphic Design
16 32 (0.46%) Life Science
16 32 (0.46%) W3C
17 31 (0.44%) Robotics
18 28 (0.40%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 722 (10.28%) Linux
2 497 (7.08%) Windows
3 195 (2.78%) Android
4 163 (2.32%) Apple iOS
5 156 (2.22%) Unix
6 97 (1.38%) Windows Server
7 58 (0.83%) Ubuntu
8 31 (0.44%) Mac OS
9 21 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (0.27%) openSUSE
11 17 (0.24%) CentOS
12 14 (0.20%) Solaris
13 13 (0.19%) AIX
13 13 (0.19%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.11%) Debian
16 7 (0.100%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 7 (0.100%) Windows Phone
17 5 (0.071%) Amazon Linux
17 5 (0.071%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,222 (45.87%) MVC
2 3,021 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
3 1,687 (24.02%) Web Development
4 1,261 (17.95%) Front End Development
5 1,200 (17.08%) TDD
6 1,031 (14.68%) Scrum
7 930 (13.24%) Software Engineering
8 907 (12.91%) OO
9 708 (10.08%) Unit Testing
10 677 (9.64%) E-Commerce
11 634 (9.03%) Problem-Solving
12 587 (8.36%) Continuous Integration
13 563 (8.02%) OOP
14 553 (7.87%) Test Automation
15 466 (6.63%) BDD
15 466 (6.63%) SDLC
16 458 (6.52%) Microservices
17 445 (6.34%) Computer Science
18 401 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
19 388 (5.52%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6,095 (86.77%) JavaScript
2 3,617 (51.49%) C#
3 2,466 (35.11%) SQL
4 1,531 (21.80%) PHP
5 992 (14.12%) Java
6 661 (9.41%) T-SQL
7 381 (5.42%) Python
8 308 (4.38%) VB.NET
9 288 (4.10%) TypeScript
10 252 (3.59%) C++
11 196 (2.79%) ES6
12 182 (2.59%) PL/SQL
13 163 (2.32%) Ruby
14 118 (1.68%) Java 8
15 115 (1.64%) PowerShell
16 85 (1.21%) C
17 77 (1.10%) VB
18 66 (0.94%) Perl
19 58 (0.83%) Shell Script
20 54 (0.77%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 789 (11.23%) Degree
2 318 (4.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 114 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 59 (0.84%) Security Cleared
5 31 (0.44%) SAFe Agilist
5 31 (0.44%) SC Cleared
6 28 (0.40%) DBS Check
7 22 (0.31%) Master's Degree
8 13 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
9 11 (0.16%) DV Cleared
9 11 (0.16%) ISTQB
10 10 (0.14%) MCP
11 8 (0.11%) CISSP
11 8 (0.11%) MCSE
12 7 (0.100%) TOGAF Certification
13 6 (0.085%) MCSD
14 5 (0.071%) HND
15 4 (0.057%) ISEB
15 4 (0.057%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 3 (0.043%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 278 (3.96%) QA
2 45 (0.64%) GDPR
3 19 (0.27%) WAI
4 14 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.100%) MiFID
6 7 (0.100%) WCAG
7 6 (0.085%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.085%) SLA
8 5 (0.071%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.057%) GAMP
9 4 (0.057%) HL7
10 2 (0.028%) PMO
11 1 (0.014%) HIPAA
System Software
1 308 (4.38%) Docker
2 57 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.17%) Varnish
5 10 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.100%) HDFS
7 5 (0.071%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.071%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.043%) KVM
8 3 (0.043%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.028%) OpenIDM
10 1 (0.014%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.014%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 67 (0.95%) Kubernetes
2 54 (0.77%) Ansible
3 46 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (0.64%) Puppet
5 28 (0.40%) Terraform
6 23 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
7 21 (0.30%) Salt
8 16 (0.23%) Kibana
9 8 (0.11%) Capistrano
9 8 (0.11%) Grafana
10 7 (0.100%) cPanel
10 7 (0.100%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (0.100%) SCOrch
11 5 (0.071%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (0.071%) HAProxy
11 5 (0.071%) SCCM
12 4 (0.057%) Control-M
12 4 (0.057%) Nagios
12 4 (0.057%) Oozie
12 4 (0.057%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 1,326 (18.88%) Microsoft
2 487 (6.93%) Oracle
3 210 (2.99%) Adobe
4 151 (2.15%) Xamarin
5 145 (2.06%) Google
6 135 (1.92%) Zend
7 109 (1.55%) Sitecore
8 83 (1.18%) Nintex
9 82 (1.17%) SAP
10 81 (1.15%) Telerik
11 69 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
12 46 (0.65%) Twitter
13 45 (0.64%) IBM
14 40 (0.57%) Atlassian
14 40 (0.57%) Tableau
15 32 (0.46%) Marketo
16 31 (0.44%) VMware
17 28 (0.40%) Alias
18 25 (0.36%) Facebook
19 24 (0.34%) New Relic