Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

jQuery
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 40 27
Rank change year-on-year -16 -13 0
Permanent jobs citing jQuery 8,116 10,508 13,563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.80% 5.93% 6.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.88% 14.61% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7,182 9,499 12,280
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +1.32%

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 68,328 71,922 76,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.43% 40.59% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 56,644 59,858 66,679
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 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 -13 7,715 £45,000 +5.88% 1,383
UK excluding London -9 5,648 £42,500 +6.25% 1,140
London -15 2,329 £55,000 - 323
South East -3 2,124 £45,000 +12.50% 269
North of England -23 1,277 £40,000 +6.67% 311
Midlands -13 788 £40,000 +14.29% 209
South West +11 634 £39,000 +2.63% 142
North West -31 618 £40,000 - 157
Yorkshire +2 575 £42,500 +13.33% 136
East of England -15 562 £45,000 +5.88% 129
East Midlands -3 424 £40,000 +14.29% 111
West Midlands -40 364 £37,500 +7.14% 98
Scotland -26 186 £40,000 - 47
North East -8 84 £37,500 - 18
Wales -41 64 £42,500 +9.68% 25
Northern Ireland -11 17 £37,500 +12.78% 8
Channel Islands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 7,023 (86.53%) JavaScript
2 6,259 (77.12%) HTML
3 6,115 (75.34%) CSS
4 4,286 (52.81%) .NET
5 4,197 (51.71%) C#
6 3,838 (47.29%) MVC
7 3,304 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
8 3,107 (38.28%) ASP.NET
9 3,085 (38.01%) AngularJS
10 2,806 (34.57%) SQL Server
11 2,787 (34.34%) SQL
12 2,469 (30.42%) HTML5
13 1,979 (24.38%) Web Development
14 1,978 (24.37%) Git (software)
15 1,767 (21.77%) CSS3
16 1,754 (21.61%) ASP.NET MVC
17 1,640 (20.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 1,628 (20.06%) PHP
19 1,461 (18.00%) Web Services
20 1,452 (17.89%) Front End Development
21 1,412 (17.40%) MySQL
22 1,407 (17.34%) Microsoft
23 1,372 (16.90%) .NET Framework
24 1,321 (16.28%) TDD
25 1,313 (16.18%) React
26 1,287 (15.86%) Finance
27 1,259 (15.51%) Java
28 1,134 (13.97%) Software Engineering
29 1,133 (13.96%) OO
30 1,115 (13.74%) ASP.NET Web API

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
1 792 (9.76%) CMS
2 435 (5.36%) WordPress
3 357 (4.40%) IIS
4 313 (3.86%) Umbraco
5 308 (3.79%) SharePoint
6 251 (3.09%) Apache
7 194 (2.39%) Drupal
8 138 (1.70%) EPiServer
9 135 (1.66%) Tomcat
10 130 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
11 124 (1.53%) Confluence
12 96 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
13 95 (1.17%) JBoss
14 71 (0.87%) nginx
15 68 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 65 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 57 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
18 54 (0.67%) WebSphere
19 42 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
20 38 (0.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 281 (3.46%) Photoshop
2 133 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 73 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 53 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
5 51 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
6 23 (0.28%) Chatbot
7 21 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
8 16 (0.20%) GIMP
8 16 (0.20%) InVision
9 12 (0.15%) InDesign
10 10 (0.12%) Fireworks
11 7 (0.086%) MS Visio
12 6 (0.074%) AutoCAD
12 6 (0.074%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 6 (0.074%) Revit
13 4 (0.049%) Microsoft Project
14 3 (0.037%) Acrobat
14 3 (0.037%) MicroStation
14 3 (0.037%) Moqups
15 2 (0.025%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 162 (2.00%) Magento
2 111 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 52 (0.64%) Eloqua
4 27 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 23 (0.28%) Shopify
6 15 (0.18%) WebTrends
7 13 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
7 13 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
8 10 (0.12%) NetSuite
8 10 (0.12%) OpenCart
9 9 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
10 8 (0.099%) SDL Web 8
10 8 (0.099%) Unica
11 5 (0.062%) Oracle BPM
12 4 (0.049%) SAP Hybris
13 3 (0.037%) Dynamics AX
13 3 (0.037%) nopCommerce
13 3 (0.037%) Oracle Applications
13 3 (0.037%) Oracle EBS
13 3 (0.037%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 997 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 636 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
3 258 (3.18%) npm
4 240 (2.96%) SaaS
5 202 (2.49%) GitHub
6 82 (1.01%) Office 365
7 70 (0.86%) Google Analytics
8 38 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
9 37 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
10 33 (0.41%) Amazon S3
11 32 (0.39%) Trello
12 30 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
12 30 (0.37%) Serverless
13 27 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
13 27 (0.33%) PaaS
14 25 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
15 20 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 20 (0.25%) DigitalOcean
16 18 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
16 18 (0.22%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 143 (1.76%) Internet
2 108 (1.33%) HTTP
3 77 (0.95%) Intranet
4 52 (0.64%) SMS
5 42 (0.52%) DNS
6 31 (0.38%) SSL
7 23 (0.28%) Broadband
8 21 (0.26%) Skype
9 17 (0.21%) Wireless
10 15 (0.18%) Firewall
11 10 (0.12%) SSH
12 9 (0.11%) HTTPS
12 9 (0.11%) LTE
13 7 (0.086%) AMQP
14 6 (0.074%) VoIP
14 6 (0.074%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (0.049%) Extranet
15 4 (0.049%) SMTP
15 4 (0.049%) TCP/IP
16 3 (0.037%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,806 (34.57%) SQL Server
2 1,412 (17.40%) MySQL
3 406 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 393 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 341 (4.20%) NoSQL
6 285 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 221 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 210 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
9 190 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 190 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 102 (1.26%) Redis
11 98 (1.21%) Big Data
12 91 (1.12%) RDBMS
13 86 (1.06%) Blockchain
14 75 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
15 73 (0.90%) Power BI
16 72 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 68 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
18 63 (0.78%) MariaDB
19 56 (0.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1,978 (24.37%) Git (software)
2 751 (9.25%) Visual Studio
3 676 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 491 (6.05%) Subversion
5 468 (5.77%) gulp
6 442 (5.45%) JIRA
7 365 (4.50%) Jenkins
8 322 (3.97%) Selenium
9 314 (3.87%) Grunt
10 299 (3.68%) NUnit
11 285 (3.51%) TeamCity
12 279 (3.44%) webpack
13 209 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
14 196 (2.41%) Jasmine
15 186 (2.29%) Maven
16 158 (1.95%) Bitbucket
17 153 (1.89%) Mocha
18 152 (1.87%) Visual Studio Team System
19 150 (1.85%) JUnit
20 138 (1.70%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1,287 (15.86%) Finance
2 565 (6.96%) Marketing
3 472 (5.82%) Retail
4 258 (3.18%) Banking
5 209 (2.58%) Advertising
6 156 (1.92%) Telecoms
7 140 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 130 (1.60%) Games
9 107 (1.32%) Automotive
10 96 (1.18%) Electronics
11 91 (1.12%) Legal
12 89 (1.10%) Financial Institution
13 70 (0.86%) Investment Banking
14 49 (0.60%) Law
15 43 (0.53%) Multimedia
16 42 (0.52%) Publishing
17 41 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
18 39 (0.48%) Back Office
19 25 (0.31%) Retail Banking
20 13 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 7,137 (87.94%) Developer
2 2,324 (28.63%) .NET Developer
3 1,647 (20.29%) C# Developer
4 1,192 (14.69%) Senior Developer
5 1,175 (14.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 1,132 (13.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 992 (12.22%) Software Developer
8 912 (11.24%) Web Developer
9 827 (10.19%) JavaScript Developer
10 768 (9.46%) PHP Developer
11 690 (8.50%) ASP.NET Developer
12 643 (7.92%) Full Stack Developer
13 583 (7.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 493 (6.07%) HTML Developer
15 476 (5.86%) Senior .NET Developer
16 465 (5.73%) .NET Software Developer
17 459 (5.66%) Java Developer
18 457 (5.63%) C# Software Developer
19 438 (5.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 404 (4.98%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6,259 (77.12%) HTML
2 6,115 (75.34%) CSS
3 4,286 (52.81%) .NET
4 3,107 (38.28%) ASP.NET
5 3,085 (38.01%) AngularJS
6 2,469 (30.42%) HTML5
7 1,767 (21.77%) CSS3
8 1,754 (21.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1,640 (20.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1,461 (18.00%) Web Services
11 1,372 (16.90%) .NET Framework
12 1,313 (16.18%) React
13 1,115 (13.74%) ASP.NET Web API
14 1,111 (13.69%) Ajax
15 1,095 (13.49%) Sass
16 1,021 (12.58%) Entity Framework
17 896 (11.04%) XML
18 886 (10.92%) Node.js
19 843 (10.39%) JSON
20 760 (9.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1,027 (12.65%) User Experience
2 623 (7.68%) Computer Science
3 586 (7.22%) Greenfield Project
4 415 (5.11%) Mobile App
5 364 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 351 (4.32%) Fintech
7 236 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
8 195 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 130 (1.60%) N-Tier
10 94 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
11 72 (0.89%) Management Information System
12 66 (0.81%) Algorithms
13 57 (0.70%) Data Structures
14 50 (0.62%) W3C
15 44 (0.54%) Cloud Native
16 43 (0.53%) Graphic Design
17 42 (0.52%) Hedge funds
18 39 (0.48%) Social Media
19 38 (0.47%) NHS
20 35 (0.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 715 (8.81%) Linux
2 494 (6.09%) Windows
3 245 (3.02%) Android
4 200 (2.46%) Apple iOS
5 134 (1.65%) Unix
6 105 (1.29%) Windows Server
7 51 (0.63%) Ubuntu
8 25 (0.31%) Windows Phone
9 23 (0.28%) Debian
10 19 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (0.21%) Mac OS
12 16 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
13 14 (0.17%) CentOS
14 13 (0.16%) openSUSE
15 10 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 9 (0.11%) AIX
16 9 (0.11%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.11%) Nucleus RTOS
17 7 (0.086%) Solaris
17 7 (0.086%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,838 (47.29%) MVC
2 3,304 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
3 1,979 (24.38%) Web Development
4 1,452 (17.89%) Front End Development
5 1,321 (16.28%) TDD
6 1,134 (13.97%) Software Engineering
7 1,133 (13.96%) OO
8 1,073 (13.22%) Scrum
9 867 (10.68%) Unit Testing
10 741 (9.13%) E-Commerce
11 728 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
12 727 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
13 698 (8.60%) OOP
14 640 (7.89%) Test Automation
15 568 (7.00%) Responsive Web Design
16 547 (6.74%) SDLC
17 496 (6.11%) BDD
18 488 (6.01%) Mentoring
19 469 (5.78%) Microservices
20 402 (4.95%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7,023 (86.53%) JavaScript
2 4,197 (51.71%) C#
3 2,787 (34.34%) SQL
4 1,628 (20.06%) PHP
5 1,259 (15.51%) Java
6 663 (8.17%) T-SQL
7 485 (5.98%) Python
8 361 (4.45%) VB.NET
9 360 (4.44%) TypeScript
10 277 (3.41%) C++
11 225 (2.77%) ES6
12 209 (2.58%) Ruby
13 185 (2.28%) PL/SQL
14 143 (1.76%) Java 8
15 135 (1.66%) PowerShell
16 134 (1.65%) C
17 115 (1.42%) VB
18 101 (1.24%) Perl
19 63 (0.78%) Bash Shell
19 63 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1,090 (13.43%) Degree
2 395 (4.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 136 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 54 (0.67%) Security Cleared
5 41 (0.51%) SAFe Agilist
6 40 (0.49%) Master's Degree
7 34 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
8 25 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 21 (0.26%) SC Cleared
10 19 (0.23%) MCTS
11 17 (0.21%) MCSD
12 14 (0.17%) DBS Check
13 11 (0.14%) MCSE
14 9 (0.11%) ISTQB
14 9 (0.11%) MCP
15 8 (0.099%) MCPD
16 7 (0.086%) AWS Certification
16 7 (0.086%) ISEB
16 7 (0.086%) PhD
17 6 (0.074%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 257 (3.17%) QA
2 30 (0.37%) GDPR
3 17 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (0.21%) WAI
4 13 (0.16%) GCP
4 13 (0.16%) ISO 9001
4 13 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.099%) MiFID
5 8 (0.099%) SLA
6 6 (0.074%) GAMP
6 6 (0.074%) WCAG
7 5 (0.062%) HL7
8 2 (0.025%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.025%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.012%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.012%) PMO
9 1 (0.012%) TickIT
System Software
1 227 (2.80%) Docker
2 41 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.18%) HDFS
5 14 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (0.14%) Apache Flume
8 6 (0.074%) Varnish
9 5 (0.062%) Firmware
10 4 (0.049%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.012%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 56 (0.69%) Puppet
2 44 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (0.34%) Ansible
4 24 (0.30%) Kubernetes
4 24 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
5 19 (0.23%) Terraform
6 17 (0.21%) Salt
7 16 (0.20%) Kibana
8 13 (0.16%) Nagios
9 11 (0.14%) ZABBIX
10 10 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
11 8 (0.099%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 7 (0.086%) cPanel
12 7 (0.086%) Prometheus
13 6 (0.074%) Grafana
14 5 (0.062%) SCCM
15 4 (0.049%) CA Service Virtualization
15 4 (0.049%) HP ALM
15 4 (0.049%) HP Quality Center
16 3 (0.037%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1,407 (17.34%) Microsoft
2 551 (6.79%) Oracle
3 298 (3.67%) Adobe
4 251 (3.09%) Google
5 186 (2.29%) Sitecore
6 172 (2.12%) Xamarin
7 150 (1.85%) Capita
8 130 (1.60%) Zend
9 89 (1.10%) SAP
10 85 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
11 79 (0.97%) Twitter
12 69 (0.85%) Nintex
13 65 (0.80%) Atlassian
14 50 (0.62%) Telerik
15 46 (0.57%) WooCommerce
16 44 (0.54%) Marketo
17 37 (0.46%) IBM
17 37 (0.46%) VMware
18 34 (0.42%) New Relic
19 30 (0.37%) Alias