Period
to 9 July 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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

jQuery
UK
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 77 49
Rank change year-on-year -22 -28 -13
Permanent jobs citing jQuery 2,397 5,363 8,917
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.08% 3.64% 5.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.70% 9.59% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2,240 4,999 8,326
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 31,116 55,939 71,614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.95% 38.01% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25,706 46,077 59,714
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

jQuery
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for jQuery in the UK

jQuery
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing jQuery.

Salary trend for jQuery in the UK

jQuery
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing jQuery over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Salary histogram for jQuery in the UK

jQuery
Top 18 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 9 July 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 -19 2,231 £47,500 +5.56% 341
UK excluding London -7 1,773 £45,000 +5.88% 292
South East -5 670 £45,000 - 64
London -45 564 £62,500 +4.17% 68
North of England -7 375 £45,000 +12.50% 83
South West -8 255 £40,000 - 42
Midlands +1 237 £45,000 +15.38% 52
Work from Home -25 208 £50,000 +11.11% 60
North West -12 187 £45,000 +5.88% 50
Yorkshire +6 156 £42,000 +5.00% 28
West Midlands -1 137 £47,500 +26.67% 27
East of England +3 113 £45,000 -5.26% 31
East Midlands +32 100 £40,000 - 25
Scotland -10 69 £42,500 +2.38% 10
Wales -12 36 £40,000 +6.67% 6
North East +11 32 £43,000 +22.86% 5
Northern Ireland -11 15 £42,500 -8.11% 5
Channel Islands -2 3 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 2,070 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 1,751 (73.05%) CSS
3 1,744 (72.76%) HTML
4 1,240 (51.73%) .NET
5 1,197 (49.94%) C#
6 1,092 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
7 969 (40.43%) MVC
8 869 (36.25%) AngularJS
9 813 (33.92%) ASP.NET
10 776 (32.37%) SQL Server
11 746 (31.12%) SQL
12 577 (24.07%) PHP
13 565 (23.57%) Web Development
14 547 (22.82%) Git (software)
15 527 (21.99%) HTML5
16 499 (20.82%) React
17 494 (20.61%) MySQL
18 472 (19.69%) Azure
19 434 (18.11%) Microsoft
20 423 (17.65%) Web Services
21 420 (17.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 409 (17.06%) ASP.NET MVC
22 409 (17.06%) Front End Development
23 386 (16.10%) .NET Framework
24 360 (15.02%) TDD
25 341 (14.23%) REST
26 336 (14.02%) Ajax
27 323 (13.48%) ASP.NET Web API
28 321 (13.39%) Node.js
28 321 (13.39%) Finance

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
1 132 (5.51%) CMS
2 111 (4.63%) WordPress
3 94 (3.92%) IIS
4 86 (3.59%) Apache
5 67 (2.80%) SharePoint
6 49 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
7 42 (1.75%) Tomcat
8 38 (1.59%) Umbraco
9 32 (1.34%) nginx
10 26 (1.08%) Joomla!
11 19 (0.79%) Confluence
12 18 (0.75%) Drupal
12 18 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
12 18 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
13 15 (0.63%) EPiServer
14 10 (0.42%) Apache Solr
15 8 (0.33%) Liferay
16 7 (0.29%) NServiceBus
17 6 (0.25%) JBoss
17 6 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (1.79%) Photoshop
2 29 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
4 18 (0.75%) Sketch
5 17 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 11 (0.46%) Adobe XD
8 5 (0.21%) GIMP
8 5 (0.21%) InVision
8 5 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (0.17%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.17%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.083%) FileZilla
10 2 (0.083%) Inkscape
11 1 (0.042%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.042%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.042%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 79 (3.30%) Magento
2 22 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
3 21 (0.88%) Shopify
4 16 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.21%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 4 (0.17%) assyst
7 4 (0.17%) OpenCart
7 4 (0.17%) OpenText MBPM
7 4 (0.17%) StreamServe
7 4 (0.17%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.083%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.042%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.042%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.042%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 472 (19.69%) Azure
2 248 (10.35%) AWS
3 130 (5.42%) SaaS
4 77 (3.21%) npm
5 50 (2.09%) Serverless
6 44 (1.84%) GitHub
7 40 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
8 31 (1.29%) Amazon S3
9 28 (1.17%) GCP
10 25 (1.04%) Google Analytics
11 20 (0.83%) Power Platform
11 20 (0.83%) Yarn
12 15 (0.63%) PaaS
13 14 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
14 13 (0.54%) Office 365
15 11 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
15 11 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
16 10 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
17 9 (0.38%) OpenShift
18 7 (0.29%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.29%) Internet
2 26 (1.08%) HTTP
3 19 (0.79%) Intranet
4 16 (0.67%) Skype
5 11 (0.46%) SSH
6 10 (0.42%) Firewall
6 10 (0.42%) RTP
6 10 (0.42%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.21%) DNS
7 5 (0.21%) SAN
8 4 (0.17%) BGP
8 4 (0.17%) EIGRP
8 4 (0.17%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.17%) LAN
8 4 (0.17%) MPLS
8 4 (0.17%) OSPF
8 4 (0.17%) SSL
8 4 (0.17%) VPN
8 4 (0.17%) WAN
8 4 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 776 (32.37%) SQL Server
2 494 (20.61%) MySQL
3 130 (5.42%) NoSQL
4 115 (4.80%) Relational Database
5 88 (3.67%) MongoDB
6 75 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 57 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 54 (2.25%) Redis
9 47 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 40 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 37 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 35 (1.46%) SQL Server 2016
13 25 (1.04%) Cosmos DB
14 24 (1.00%) MariaDB
14 24 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
15 22 (0.92%) RDBMS
16 19 (0.79%) Big Data
17 17 (0.71%) Power BI
18 15 (0.63%) InterSystems Cache
19 13 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 547 (22.82%) Git (software)
2 207 (8.64%) Visual Studio
3 123 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 114 (4.76%) JIRA
5 113 (4.71%) gulp
6 110 (4.59%) webpack
7 107 (4.46%) Jenkins
8 102 (4.26%) NUnit
9 85 (3.55%) Selenium
10 69 (2.88%) Subversion
11 62 (2.59%) Bitbucket
12 54 (2.25%) Grunt
13 47 (1.96%) MSTest
14 37 (1.54%) Maven
15 34 (1.42%) StyleCop
15 34 (1.42%) Xcode
16 33 (1.38%) JUnit
16 33 (1.38%) TeamCity
17 28 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
18 27 (1.13%) Cucumber
General
1 321 (13.39%) Finance
2 147 (6.13%) Retail
3 126 (5.26%) Marketing
4 51 (2.13%) Banking
5 43 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 35 (1.46%) Legal
7 33 (1.38%) Games
8 29 (1.21%) Public Sector
9 23 (0.96%) Telecoms
10 21 (0.88%) Law
11 17 (0.71%) Automotive
12 16 (0.67%) Electronics
13 12 (0.50%) Advertising
13 12 (0.50%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.42%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.33%) German Language
15 8 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.29%) Local Government
16 7 (0.29%) Publishing
17 6 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2,067 (86.23%) Developer
2 528 (22.03%) .NET Developer
3 477 (19.90%) Senior Developer
4 367 (15.31%) C# Developer
5 350 (14.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 323 (13.48%) Software Developer
7 278 (11.60%) PHP Developer
8 251 (10.47%) Web Developer
9 250 (10.43%) Full Stack Developer
10 248 (10.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 155 (6.47%) JavaScript Developer
12 137 (5.72%) Senior .NET Developer
13 110 (4.59%) Software Engineer
14 106 (4.42%) Junior
15 100 (4.17%) Junior Developer
16 98 (4.09%) Java Developer
16 98 (4.09%) React Developer
17 92 (3.84%) Senior Software Developer
18 91 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
19 86 (3.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,751 (73.05%) CSS
2 1,744 (72.76%) HTML
3 1,240 (51.73%) .NET
4 869 (36.25%) AngularJS
5 813 (33.92%) ASP.NET
6 527 (21.99%) HTML5
7 499 (20.82%) React
8 423 (17.65%) Web Services
9 420 (17.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 409 (17.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 386 (16.10%) .NET Framework
12 341 (14.23%) REST
13 336 (14.02%) Ajax
14 323 (13.48%) ASP.NET Web API
15 321 (13.39%) Node.js
16 316 (13.18%) CSS3
17 296 (12.35%) Sass
18 268 (11.18%) Entity Framework
19 259 (10.81%) .NET Core
20 255 (10.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 289 (12.06%) User Experience
2 153 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 150 (6.26%) Greenfield Project
4 133 (5.55%) Mobile App
5 126 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
6 57 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 25 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
8 24 (1.00%) W3C
9 20 (0.83%) Data Structures
10 18 (0.75%) N-Tier
11 17 (0.71%) Algorithms
12 15 (0.63%) Reinsurance
12 15 (0.63%) Smartphone
13 11 (0.46%) Life Science
14 10 (0.42%) iPhone
15 9 (0.38%) Digital Media
15 9 (0.38%) Hedge funds
15 9 (0.38%) Management Information System
15 9 (0.38%) NHS
16 8 (0.33%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 288 (12.02%) Linux
2 143 (5.97%) Windows
3 90 (3.75%) Android
4 79 (3.30%) Apple iOS
5 32 (1.34%) Unix
6 30 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 26 (1.08%) Ubuntu
8 23 (0.96%) CentOS
9 13 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.54%) Windows Server 2016
10 12 (0.50%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.25%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.17%) Debian
12 4 (0.17%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
14 2 (0.083%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.042%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,092 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
2 969 (40.43%) MVC
3 565 (23.57%) Web Development
4 409 (17.06%) Front End Development
5 360 (15.02%) TDD
6 305 (12.72%) OO
7 274 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
8 270 (11.26%) DevOps
9 263 (10.97%) Scrum
10 262 (10.93%) Software Engineering
11 253 (10.55%) OOP
12 195 (8.14%) SDLC
13 184 (7.68%) Unit Testing
14 179 (7.47%) E-Commerce
15 164 (6.84%) Mentoring
16 154 (6.42%) Computer Science
17 153 (6.38%) Test Automation
18 148 (6.17%) Microservices
19 146 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
20 127 (5.30%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2,070 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 1,197 (49.94%) C#
3 746 (31.12%) SQL
4 577 (24.07%) PHP
5 283 (11.81%) Java
6 196 (8.18%) Python
7 185 (7.72%) TypeScript
8 177 (7.38%) T-SQL
9 132 (5.51%) VB.NET
10 74 (3.09%) Ruby
11 70 (2.92%) C++
12 59 (2.46%) PHP 7
13 54 (2.25%) ES6
14 44 (1.84%) PowerShell
15 41 (1.71%) VB
16 38 (1.59%) PL/SQL
17 37 (1.54%) PHP 5
18 32 (1.34%) C
19 24 (1.00%) VB6
20 23 (0.96%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 244 (10.18%) Degree
2 98 (4.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 68 (2.84%) Security Cleared
4 29 (1.21%) SC Cleared
5 25 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (0.67%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.29%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.21%) HND
9 4 (0.17%) CCNP
9 4 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.17%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.13%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.13%) MCP
11 2 (0.083%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.042%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.042%) MCAD
12 1 (0.042%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (4.38%) QA
2 17 (0.71%) GDPR
3 13 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.29%) WCAG
5 5 (0.21%) SEPA
6 3 (0.13%) SLA
7 2 (0.083%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.042%) HL7
8 1 (0.042%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.042%) PMO
System Software
1 197 (8.22%) Docker
2 8 (0.33%) Squid
2 8 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.29%) vSphere
4 6 (0.25%) Varnish
5 4 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 81 (3.38%) Kubernetes
2 18 (0.75%) Ansible
3 16 (0.67%) Terraform
4 11 (0.46%) Puppet
5 8 (0.33%) Kibana
6 6 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.17%) Amdocs OSS
7 4 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (0.17%) Icinga
7 4 (0.17%) Observium
7 4 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.13%) Grafana
8 3 (0.13%) logstash
9 2 (0.083%) cPanel
9 2 (0.083%) MIIS
9 2 (0.083%) Nagios
9 2 (0.083%) Plesk
9 2 (0.083%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.042%) Consul
10 1 (0.042%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 434 (18.11%) Microsoft
2 110 (4.59%) Zend
3 99 (4.13%) Oracle
4 87 (3.63%) Xamarin
5 66 (2.75%) Google
6 51 (2.13%) Adobe
7 31 (1.29%) SAP
8 22 (0.92%) Sitecore
9 21 (0.88%) VMware
10 19 (0.79%) Atlassian
10 19 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (0.71%) Remedy
11 17 (0.71%) ServiceNow
11 17 (0.71%) Telerik
12 15 (0.63%) Sage
13 11 (0.46%) HubSpot
13 11 (0.46%) SolarWinds
14 10 (0.42%) WooCommerce
15 8 (0.33%) Red Hat
16 7 (0.29%) hybris