Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

jQuery
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 121 93 70
Rank change year-on-year -28 -23 -27
Permanent jobs citing jQuery 2,208 3,750 5,943
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.66% 3.29% 3.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.62% 8.35% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,915 3,235 5,122
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,850 £28,750
25th Percentile £36,000 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £59,375 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.41% +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 33,365 44,904 58,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.18% 39.45% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26,876 37,302 48,226
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 -33 1,941 £47,500 +5.56% 532
UK excluding London -22 1,603 £42,500 -3.41% 446
South East -17 499 £47,500 +5.56% 92
London -25 498 £70,000 +12.90% 119
Work from Home -36 449 £45,000 - 134
North of England +3 416 £37,500 -11.76% 136
Midlands -12 278 £47,500 +11.76% 94
North West +19 229 £38,900 -11.59% 74
West Midlands +15 187 £47,500 +5.56% 52
South West -67 168 £42,106 +5.26% 63
Yorkshire -17 155 £39,500 -1.25% 49
Scotland +1 113 £47,500 +5.56% 14
East Midlands -31 91 £47,500 +18.75% 40
East of England -38 61 £42,500 -5.56% 29
North East +5 32 £35,000 -6.67% 13
Wales -4 30 £42,500 +6.25% 15
Isle of Man - 26 £49,500 -
Northern Ireland -21 17 £35,000 -26.32% 4

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 1,991 (90.17%) JavaScript
2 1,586 (71.83%) CSS
3 1,451 (65.72%) HTML
4 1,085 (49.14%) .NET
5 1,033 (46.78%) C#
6 945 (42.80%) Agile Software Development
7 885 (40.08%) MVC
8 772 (34.96%) SQL Server
9 770 (34.87%) React
10 767 (34.74%) SQL
11 663 (30.03%) AngularJS
12 630 (28.53%) Azure
13 616 (27.90%) PHP
14 581 (26.31%) Git (software)
15 552 (25.00%) ASP.NET
16 543 (24.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 526 (23.82%) HTML5
18 470 (21.29%) Web Development
19 460 (20.83%) DevOps
20 440 (19.93%) Web Services
21 438 (19.84%) .NET Framework
22 436 (19.75%) MySQL
23 397 (17.98%) Microservices
24 379 (17.16%) .NET Core
25 373 (16.89%) Front End Development
26 359 (16.26%) ASP.NET Web API
27 345 (15.63%) Node.js
28 343 (15.53%) CSS3
29 340 (15.40%) Microsoft
30 332 (15.04%) Vue.js

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
1 185 (8.38%) SharePoint
2 151 (6.84%) CMS
3 140 (6.34%) WordPress
4 82 (3.71%) IIS
5 43 (1.95%) Apache
6 36 (1.63%) nginx
7 35 (1.59%) Confluence
8 34 (1.54%) Umbraco
9 32 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
9 32 (1.45%) Tomcat
10 29 (1.31%) Drupal
11 19 (0.86%) NServiceBus
12 16 (0.72%) Joomla!
13 14 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 12 (0.54%) Apache Solr
14 12 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 9 (0.41%) EPiServer
15 9 (0.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 62 (2.81%) Photoshop
2 48 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 34 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (0.68%) Adobe XD
5 12 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (0.54%) Sketch
6 8 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (0.27%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.18%) Figma
8 4 (0.18%) GIMP
8 4 (0.18%) InDesign
8 4 (0.18%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.091%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.091%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.091%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.091%) Inkscape
9 2 (0.091%) InVision
10 1 (0.045%) Marvel
10 1 (0.045%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.045%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 89 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (2.13%) Shopify
3 42 (1.90%) Magento
4 17 (0.77%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (0.45%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 4 (0.18%) OpenCart
6 4 (0.18%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.14%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.045%) Actimize
8 1 (0.045%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.045%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.045%) OpenText MBPM
8 1 (0.045%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.045%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.045%) Radian6
8 1 (0.045%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.045%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 630 (28.53%) Azure
2 166 (7.52%) AWS
3 145 (6.57%) PaaS
4 142 (6.43%) SaaS
5 91 (4.12%) Azure Active Directory
6 85 (3.85%) Power Platform
7 72 (3.26%) GitHub
8 57 (2.58%) Serverless
9 48 (2.17%) npm
10 47 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
11 38 (1.72%) Azure Functions
12 30 (1.36%) Microsoft 365
12 30 (1.36%) Power Automate
13 29 (1.31%) PowerApps
14 27 (1.22%) Logic Apps
15 24 (1.09%) Slack
16 22 (1.00%) IaaS
17 19 (0.86%) Google Analytics
18 15 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
18 15 (0.68%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.27%) HTTP
2 20 (0.91%) Skype
3 13 (0.59%) Internet
3 13 (0.59%) Intranet
4 12 (0.54%) FTP
5 11 (0.50%) SSL
6 6 (0.27%) Extranet
7 5 (0.23%) DNS
7 5 (0.23%) Firewall
7 5 (0.23%) Network Security
7 5 (0.23%) SSH
8 3 (0.14%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.091%) AMQP
9 2 (0.091%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.091%) MQTT
9 2 (0.091%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.091%) RTP
9 2 (0.091%) VPN
9 2 (0.091%) Wireless
10 1 (0.045%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 772 (34.96%) SQL Server
2 436 (19.75%) MySQL
3 135 (6.11%) MongoDB
4 126 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 56 (2.54%) Relational Database
6 54 (2.45%) Azure SQL Database
7 51 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
8 45 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 40 (1.81%) Redis
10 38 (1.72%) Power BI
11 36 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
12 34 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 33 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
14 30 (1.36%) Data Lake
15 28 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
16 27 (1.22%) MariaDB
17 16 (0.72%) Oracle Database
18 13 (0.59%) Big Data
18 13 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
19 12 (0.54%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 581 (26.31%) Git (software)
2 185 (8.38%) Visual Studio
3 168 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 138 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
5 127 (5.75%) JIRA
6 81 (3.67%) gulp
7 74 (3.35%) webpack
8 73 (3.31%) Jenkins
9 65 (2.94%) Selenium
10 48 (2.17%) Bitbucket
11 41 (1.86%) Subversion
12 37 (1.68%) NUnit
13 35 (1.59%) PHPUnit
14 33 (1.49%) JUnit
15 29 (1.31%) Grunt
16 27 (1.22%) Maven
17 26 (1.18%) TeamCity
18 24 (1.09%) MSTest
19 21 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
20 20 (0.91%) GitLab
General
1 310 (14.04%) Finance
2 145 (6.57%) Marketing
3 73 (3.31%) Retail
4 63 (2.85%) Telecoms
5 56 (2.54%) Banking
6 51 (2.31%) Public Sector
7 40 (1.81%) Back Office
8 30 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.27%) Games
10 23 (1.04%) Electronics
11 21 (0.95%) Advertising
12 18 (0.82%) Local Government
13 17 (0.77%) Law
14 13 (0.59%) Legal
15 8 (0.36%) Publishing
16 7 (0.32%) Digital Economy
17 6 (0.27%) Automotive
17 6 (0.27%) Online Betting
18 5 (0.23%) Multimedia
19 4 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1,958 (88.68%) Developer
2 457 (20.70%) .NET Developer
3 401 (18.16%) Senior Developer
4 344 (15.58%) C# Developer
5 334 (15.13%) PHP Developer
6 332 (15.04%) Full Stack Developer
7 285 (12.91%) Software Developer
8 277 (12.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 235 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 149 (6.75%) Web Developer
11 129 (5.84%) JavaScript Developer
12 126 (5.71%) Azure Developer
13 120 (5.43%) SQL Developer
14 118 (5.34%) Senior C# Developer
15 99 (4.48%) React Developer
15 99 (4.48%) Senior .NET Developer
16 82 (3.71%) Senior PHP Developer
17 77 (3.49%) Software Engineer
18 73 (3.31%) Senior Software Developer
19 69 (3.13%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,586 (71.83%) CSS
2 1,451 (65.72%) HTML
3 1,085 (49.14%) .NET
4 770 (34.87%) React
5 663 (30.03%) AngularJS
6 552 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 543 (24.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 526 (23.82%) HTML5
9 440 (19.93%) Web Services
10 438 (19.84%) .NET Framework
11 379 (17.16%) .NET Core
12 359 (16.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 345 (15.63%) Node.js
14 343 (15.53%) CSS3
15 332 (15.04%) Vue.js
16 327 (14.81%) REST
17 297 (13.45%) Entity Framework
18 256 (11.59%) XML
19 239 (10.82%) ASP.NET MVC
20 237 (10.73%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 285 (12.91%) User Experience
2 175 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
3 142 (6.43%) Greenfield Project
4 137 (6.20%) N-Tier
5 135 (6.11%) Mobile App
6 101 (4.57%) Self-Motivation
7 66 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
8 44 (1.99%) Reinsurance
9 24 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
10 23 (1.04%) Cloud Native
11 22 (1.00%) Graphic Design
12 19 (0.86%) Management Information System
13 18 (0.82%) Social Media
13 18 (0.82%) Virtual Team
14 16 (0.72%) Data Structures
15 12 (0.54%) NHS
15 12 (0.54%) Public Cloud
16 11 (0.50%) Algorithms
16 11 (0.50%) Smartphone
17 8 (0.36%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 228 (10.33%) Linux
2 105 (4.76%) Windows
3 40 (1.81%) Apple iOS
4 38 (1.72%) Android
5 27 (1.22%) Windows Server
6 26 (1.18%) Unix
7 24 (1.09%) Ubuntu
8 12 (0.54%) CentOS
9 5 (0.23%) Debian
9 5 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.091%) VMS
10 2 (0.091%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.091%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.045%) Fedora
11 1 (0.045%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.045%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 945 (42.80%) Agile Software Development
2 885 (40.08%) MVC
3 470 (21.29%) Web Development
4 460 (20.83%) DevOps
5 397 (17.98%) Microservices
6 373 (16.89%) Front End Development
7 304 (13.77%) Test Automation
8 265 (12.00%) OO
9 255 (11.55%) Problem-Solving
10 252 (11.41%) TDD
11 246 (11.14%) Unit Testing
12 232 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
13 220 (9.96%) Scrum
14 218 (9.87%) E-Commerce
15 198 (8.97%) OOP
16 192 (8.70%) Software Engineering
17 186 (8.42%) SOA
18 183 (8.29%) Deployment Automation
19 179 (8.11%) SOLID
20 162 (7.34%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 1,991 (90.17%) JavaScript
2 1,033 (46.78%) C#
3 767 (34.74%) SQL
4 616 (27.90%) PHP
5 260 (11.78%) T-SQL
6 169 (7.65%) TypeScript
7 164 (7.43%) Java
8 142 (6.43%) PowerShell
9 108 (4.89%) Python
10 82 (3.71%) ES6
11 59 (2.67%) VB.NET
12 44 (1.99%) Go
13 39 (1.77%) PHP 7
14 38 (1.72%) Ruby
15 27 (1.22%) PL/SQL
16 25 (1.13%) Bash Shell
17 24 (1.09%) Java 8
17 24 (1.09%) VB
18 21 (0.95%) C++
19 19 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 268 (12.14%) Degree
2 102 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (0.59%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.50%) ISTQB
5 11 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 11 (0.50%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.27%) AWS Certification
6 6 (0.27%) HND
6 6 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.14%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.091%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.091%) HNC
10 1 (0.045%) Analytics IQ
10 1 (0.045%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.045%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.045%) MCAD
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (4.48%) QA
2 35 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (0.82%) GDPR
4 13 (0.59%) GRC
4 13 (0.59%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.45%) SLA
6 5 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.091%) WCAG
8 1 (0.045%) WAI
System Software
1 259 (11.73%) Docker
2 25 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.091%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.045%) Ceph
4 1 (0.045%) Firmware
4 1 (0.045%) Varnish
4 1 (0.045%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.045%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 109 (4.94%) Terraform
2 69 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 54 (2.45%) Kubernetes
4 13 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
5 11 (0.50%) MIIS
6 10 (0.45%) Ansible
7 5 (0.23%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.091%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.045%) Galera Cluster
9 1 (0.045%) Puppet
9 1 (0.045%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 340 (15.40%) Microsoft
2 93 (4.21%) Nintex
3 77 (3.49%) Zend
4 74 (3.35%) Adobe
5 67 (3.03%) Oracle
6 45 (2.04%) Google
6 45 (2.04%) Sitecore
7 27 (1.22%) Databricks
7 27 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
8 22 (1.00%) WooCommerce
9 19 (0.86%) SAP
10 15 (0.68%) Xamarin
11 14 (0.63%) IBM
12 12 (0.54%) Atlassian
13 11 (0.50%) Apple
14 10 (0.45%) Sparx
15 9 (0.41%) DevExpress
15 9 (0.41%) Twitter
16 8 (0.36%) PayPal
16 8 (0.36%) Telerik