Period
to 20 October 2019

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 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

jQuery
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 61 43
Rank change year-on-year -26 -18 -15
Permanent jobs citing jQuery 4,579 7,550 10,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.37% 4.62% 5.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.98% 11.55% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3,856 6,601 9,003
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%

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 50,966 65,372 70,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.46% 39.99% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 41,863 54,062 57,976
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,225 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.37% +2.45% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 20 October 2019.

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 20 October 2019. 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 -29 4,209 £45,000 - 975
UK excluding London -28 3,390 £42,500 - 829
South East -16 1,278 £45,000 - 225
London -87 1,085 £60,000 +9.09% 222
North of England -25 748 £42,000 +5.00% 226
Midlands -27 440 £37,500 -6.25% 127
South West -19 433 £40,000 +2.56% 113
North West -10 384 £42,250 +5.63% 115
Yorkshire -21 329 £42,500 - 79
West Midlands -9 255 £38,449 +2.53% 63
East of England -41 220 £45,000 +5.88% 62
East Midlands -28 186 £37,500 -6.25% 64
Scotland -1 181 £44,000 +10.00% 40
Wales -4 69 £42,500 +13.33% 34
North East -16 35 £35,000 -6.67% 32
Northern Ireland -15 29 £42,500 +13.33% 4

For the 6 months to 20 October 2019, 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 3,988 (87.09%) JavaScript
2 3,235 (70.65%) HTML
3 3,208 (70.06%) CSS
4 2,505 (54.71%) C#
5 2,461 (53.75%) .NET
6 2,015 (44.01%) Agile Software Development
7 1,971 (43.04%) MVC
8 1,755 (38.33%) ASP.NET
9 1,640 (35.82%) AngularJS
10 1,548 (33.81%) SQL Server
11 1,524 (33.28%) SQL
12 1,165 (25.44%) Web Development
13 1,032 (22.54%) PHP
14 1,007 (21.99%) Git (software)
15 972 (21.23%) HTML5
16 942 (20.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 911 (19.90%) MySQL
18 909 (19.85%) React
19 885 (19.33%) ASP.NET MVC
20 863 (18.85%) Web Services
21 856 (18.69%) Microsoft
22 829 (18.10%) Front End Development
23 730 (15.94%) Azure
24 708 (15.46%) Scrum
25 706 (15.42%) Ajax
26 674 (14.72%) .NET Framework
27 667 (14.57%) Java
28 665 (14.52%) TDD
29 630 (13.76%) OO
30 628 (13.71%) CSS3

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
1 303 (6.62%) CMS
2 286 (6.25%) WordPress
3 154 (3.36%) IIS
4 121 (2.64%) Umbraco
5 120 (2.62%) SharePoint
6 101 (2.21%) Drupal
7 89 (1.94%) Apache
8 78 (1.70%) Tomcat
9 73 (1.59%) Confluence
10 59 (1.29%) Joomla!
11 52 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
12 35 (0.76%) nginx
13 32 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
14 25 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 15 (0.33%) JBoss
16 13 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
17 12 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
17 12 (0.26%) WebSphere
18 10 (0.22%) ColdFusion
19 9 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 147 (3.21%) Photoshop
2 70 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 41 (0.90%) Sketch
4 35 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 34 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
6 32 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
7 29 (0.63%) Adobe XD
8 19 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 11 (0.24%) GIMP
10 10 (0.22%) MS Visio
11 8 (0.17%) Fireworks
12 6 (0.13%) AutoCAD
12 6 (0.13%) InfoPath
12 6 (0.13%) Revit
13 4 (0.087%) Figma
13 4 (0.087%) InDesign
13 4 (0.087%) Moqups
14 3 (0.066%) Adobe After Effects
15 2 (0.044%) InVision
16 1 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 148 (3.23%) Magento
2 49 (1.07%) Payment Gateway
3 44 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (0.46%) Shopify
5 17 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
6 11 (0.24%) WebTrends
7 8 (0.17%) CiviCRM
7 8 (0.17%) NetSuite
7 8 (0.17%) OpenCart
8 4 (0.087%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (0.066%) OpenText MBPM
9 3 (0.066%) osCommerce
9 3 (0.066%) Sage CRM
9 3 (0.066%) StreamServe
10 2 (0.044%) Maximo
10 2 (0.044%) Odoo
11 1 (0.022%) MetaTrader
11 1 (0.022%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.022%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 1 (0.022%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 730 (15.94%) Azure
2 402 (8.78%) AWS
3 286 (6.25%) SaaS
4 142 (3.10%) GitHub
5 100 (2.18%) npm
6 81 (1.77%) GCP
7 62 (1.35%) Serverless
8 57 (1.24%) Power Platform
9 47 (1.03%) PaaS
10 44 (0.96%) Office 365
11 37 (0.81%) Google Analytics
12 32 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
13 25 (0.55%) Slack
14 23 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
14 23 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
14 23 (0.50%) Yarn
15 17 (0.37%) Azure Functions
16 16 (0.35%) Amazon S3
16 16 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
17 15 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 67 (1.46%) Internet
2 55 (1.20%) HTTP
3 32 (0.70%) Intranet
4 17 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 13 (0.28%) SSH
6 12 (0.26%) Network Security
7 11 (0.24%) DNS
8 9 (0.20%) Skype
9 6 (0.13%) Broadband
9 6 (0.13%) Extranet
9 6 (0.13%) Firewall
9 6 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.066%) SSL
11 2 (0.044%) FTP
11 2 (0.044%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.044%) WAN
11 2 (0.044%) WebEx
12 1 (0.022%) Link 16
12 1 (0.022%) Link 22
12 1 (0.022%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,548 (33.81%) SQL Server
2 911 (19.90%) MySQL
3 266 (5.81%) Relational Database
4 214 (4.67%) NoSQL
5 154 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
6 146 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 141 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 133 (2.90%) MongoDB
9 104 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 97 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 88 (1.92%) Redis
12 71 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
13 68 (1.49%) Big Data
14 63 (1.38%) RDBMS
15 55 (1.20%) Power BI
16 42 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
17 33 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
18 30 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
18 30 (0.66%) MariaDB
19 27 (0.59%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1,007 (21.99%) Git (software)
2 469 (10.24%) Visual Studio
3 365 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 237 (5.18%) Jenkins
5 197 (4.30%) JIRA
6 175 (3.82%) Selenium
7 164 (3.58%) Subversion
8 148 (3.23%) TeamCity
9 143 (3.12%) webpack
10 134 (2.93%) gulp
11 127 (2.77%) NUnit
12 97 (2.12%) JUnit
13 91 (1.99%) Grunt
14 86 (1.88%) Bitbucket
14 86 (1.88%) Maven
15 79 (1.73%) Visual Studio Team System
16 68 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
17 47 (1.03%) StyleCop
18 46 (1.00%) PHPUnit
19 43 (0.94%) Cucumber
General
1 436 (9.52%) Finance
2 307 (6.70%) Marketing
3 231 (5.04%) Retail
4 94 (2.05%) Manufacturing
5 80 (1.75%) Public Sector
6 56 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 50 (1.09%) Games
8 40 (0.87%) Banking
9 36 (0.79%) Electronics
9 36 (0.79%) Law
9 36 (0.79%) Legal
10 30 (0.66%) Automotive
11 29 (0.63%) Advertising
12 23 (0.50%) Front Office
13 17 (0.37%) Back Office
14 13 (0.28%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.28%) Publishing
15 12 (0.26%) Local Government
16 11 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4,026 (87.92%) Developer
2 1,135 (24.79%) .NET Developer
3 829 (18.10%) C# Developer
4 814 (17.78%) Senior Developer
5 722 (15.77%) Software Developer
6 603 (13.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 580 (12.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 550 (12.01%) PHP Developer
9 544 (11.88%) Web Developer
10 367 (8.01%) Full Stack Developer
11 312 (6.81%) ASP.NET Developer
12 299 (6.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 276 (6.03%) Java Developer
14 244 (5.33%) JavaScript Developer
15 236 (5.15%) C# Software Developer
16 224 (4.89%) Software Engineer
17 214 (4.67%) .NET Software Developer
18 198 (4.32%) Junior
19 184 (4.02%) Senior Software Developer
20 182 (3.97%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,235 (70.65%) HTML
2 3,208 (70.06%) CSS
3 2,461 (53.75%) .NET
4 1,755 (38.33%) ASP.NET
5 1,640 (35.82%) AngularJS
6 972 (21.23%) HTML5
7 942 (20.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 909 (19.85%) React
9 885 (19.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 863 (18.85%) Web Services
11 706 (15.42%) Ajax
12 674 (14.72%) .NET Framework
13 628 (13.71%) CSS3
14 605 (13.21%) REST
15 598 (13.06%) XML
16 555 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
17 535 (11.68%) JSON
18 530 (11.57%) Node.js
19 484 (10.57%) Sass
20 422 (9.22%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 543 (11.86%) User Experience
2 261 (5.70%) Greenfield Project
3 239 (5.22%) Mobile App
4 229 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
5 170 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
6 120 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
7 51 (1.11%) Robotics
8 50 (1.09%) Management Information System
9 48 (1.05%) Algorithms
9 48 (1.05%) N-Tier
10 42 (0.92%) iPad
11 40 (0.87%) NHS
12 39 (0.85%) W3C
13 37 (0.81%) Equities
14 36 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
15 29 (0.63%) Virtual Team
16 27 (0.59%) Social Media
16 27 (0.59%) Tandem
17 25 (0.55%) Data Structures
17 25 (0.55%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 386 (8.43%) Linux
2 315 (6.88%) Windows
3 171 (3.73%) Android
4 155 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 59 (1.29%) Unix
6 55 (1.20%) Windows Server
7 39 (0.85%) Ubuntu
8 32 (0.70%) CentOS
9 16 (0.35%) Mac OS
10 13 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.26%) Debian
12 10 (0.22%) Windows 7
12 10 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.17%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.15%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.15%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
16 5 (0.11%) Fedora
17 3 (0.066%) ThreadX
17 3 (0.066%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,015 (44.01%) Agile Software Development
2 1,971 (43.04%) MVC
3 1,165 (25.44%) Web Development
4 829 (18.10%) Front End Development
5 708 (15.46%) Scrum
6 665 (14.52%) TDD
7 630 (13.76%) OO
8 550 (12.01%) DevOps
9 518 (11.31%) Software Engineering
10 450 (9.83%) Unit Testing
11 424 (9.26%) OOP
12 417 (9.11%) SDLC
13 409 (8.93%) E-Commerce
14 400 (8.74%) Computer Science
15 371 (8.10%) Problem-Solving
16 299 (6.53%) Test Automation
17 277 (6.05%) Mentoring
18 274 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
19 252 (5.50%) Responsive Web Design
20 251 (5.48%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 3,988 (87.09%) JavaScript
2 2,505 (54.71%) C#
3 1,524 (33.28%) SQL
4 1,032 (22.54%) PHP
5 667 (14.57%) Java
6 358 (7.82%) T-SQL
7 288 (6.29%) VB.NET
8 257 (5.61%) Python
9 224 (4.89%) TypeScript
10 146 (3.19%) ES6
11 134 (2.93%) Ruby
12 108 (2.36%) Java 8
13 90 (1.97%) PowerShell
14 89 (1.94%) Apex Code
15 82 (1.79%) PL/SQL
16 56 (1.22%) C++
16 56 (1.22%) VB
17 47 (1.03%) PHP 5
18 46 (1.00%) Bash Shell
19 35 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 536 (11.71%) Degree
2 234 (5.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 58 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 45 (0.98%) Security Cleared
5 36 (0.79%) SC Cleared
6 35 (0.76%) Master's Degree
7 23 (0.50%) MCP
8 9 (0.20%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.13%) HNC
9 6 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
10 5 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (0.087%) Sun Certification
12 3 (0.066%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.066%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.044%) CISSP
13 2 (0.044%) MCSE
13 2 (0.044%) PhD
14 1 (0.022%) MCSA
14 1 (0.022%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.022%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (3.56%) QA
2 30 (0.66%) GDPR
3 29 (0.63%) WAI
4 18 (0.39%) SLA
5 9 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (0.11%) PMO
7 5 (0.11%) WCAG
8 4 (0.087%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.044%) FINRA
9 2 (0.044%) MiFID
9 2 (0.044%) NIST
10 1 (0.022%) HL7
10 1 (0.022%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.022%) NCSC
10 1 (0.022%) Solvency II
System Software
1 242 (5.28%) Docker
2 18 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.044%) Varnish
4 2 (0.044%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.022%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.022%) Firmware
5 1 (0.022%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.022%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 92 (2.01%) Ansible
2 85 (1.86%) Kubernetes
3 47 (1.03%) Terraform
4 38 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (0.70%) Puppet
6 16 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
7 13 (0.28%) SCCM
8 9 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (0.13%) MIIS
11 5 (0.11%) TeamSite
12 4 (0.087%) Nagios
12 4 (0.087%) Prometheus
12 4 (0.087%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.066%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.066%) Kibana
13 3 (0.066%) Oracle RMAN
14 2 (0.044%) cPanel
14 2 (0.044%) Grafana
14 2 (0.044%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 856 (18.69%) Microsoft
2 249 (5.44%) Oracle
3 182 (3.97%) Zend
4 152 (3.32%) Adobe
5 137 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
6 128 (2.80%) Google
7 108 (2.36%) Xamarin
8 90 (1.97%) Sage
9 86 (1.88%) SAP
10 47 (1.03%) IBM
11 43 (0.94%) Sitecore
12 25 (0.55%) hybris
12 25 (0.55%) Telerik
13 24 (0.52%) Atlassian
13 24 (0.52%) Nintex
14 23 (0.50%) Red Hat
15 22 (0.48%) Axosoft
16 21 (0.46%) Apple
17 19 (0.41%) Demandware
18 16 (0.35%) DevExpress