Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

jQuery
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 42 32
Rank change year-on-year -23 -10 -6
Permanent jobs citing jQuery 6,282 10,020 10,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.20% 5.72% 6.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.58% 14.09% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5,363 8,868 9,713
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 59,393 71,097 69,219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.72% 40.59% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 48,678 59,992 59,673
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 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,250
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 17 February 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 17 February 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 -23 5,773 £45,000 +5.88% 1,541
UK excluding London -17 4,392 £42,500 +6.25% 1,295
London -35 1,747 £57,500 +9.52% 343
South East -12 1,625 £42,500 - 294
North of England -19 901 £42,500 +6.25% 415
South West -10 608 £37,500 -1.32% 142
Midlands -45 462 £40,000 +14.29% 234
North West -44 429 £42,500 +6.25% 227
East of England -11 426 £45,000 +5.88% 115
Yorkshire -8 404 £42,500 +6.25% 162
West Midlands -46 259 £39,500 +12.86% 116
Scotland +24 231 £40,250 +0.63% 45
East Midlands -34 203 £40,000 +11.11% 118
Northern Ireland +30 80 £45,250 +43.65% 13
Wales +9 75 £36,000 +2.86% 41
North East +2 67 £37,500 +7.14% 26

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 5,503 (87.60%) JavaScript
2 4,850 (77.20%) HTML
3 4,699 (74.80%) CSS
4 3,328 (52.98%) .NET
5 3,293 (52.42%) C#
6 2,859 (45.51%) MVC
7 2,770 (44.09%) Agile Software Development
8 2,427 (38.63%) ASP.NET
9 2,206 (35.12%) AngularJS
10 2,135 (33.99%) SQL Server
11 2,098 (33.40%) SQL
12 1,827 (29.08%) HTML5
13 1,613 (25.68%) Git (software)
14 1,390 (22.13%) PHP
15 1,387 (22.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 1,370 (21.81%) Web Development
17 1,268 (20.18%) Microsoft
18 1,261 (20.07%) ASP.NET MVC
19 1,227 (19.53%) Web Services
20 1,179 (18.77%) React
21 1,155 (18.39%) CSS3
22 1,132 (18.02%) Front End Development
23 1,076 (17.13%) MySQL
24 1,054 (16.78%) TDD
25 1,000 (15.92%) .NET Framework
26 887 (14.12%) Scrum
27 859 (13.67%) Java
28 851 (13.55%) Microsoft Azure
29 840 (13.37%) Finance
30 811 (12.91%) Ajax

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
1 426 (6.78%) CMS
2 367 (5.84%) WordPress
3 275 (4.38%) IIS
4 257 (4.09%) SharePoint
5 237 (3.77%) Apache
6 147 (2.34%) Drupal
7 135 (2.15%) Tomcat
8 121 (1.93%) Umbraco
9 112 (1.78%) Confluence
10 91 (1.45%) nginx
11 72 (1.15%) JBoss
12 58 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
13 50 (0.80%) EPiServer
14 42 (0.67%) WebSphere
15 41 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
16 40 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
17 27 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 24 (0.38%) Apache Solr
19 20 (0.32%) Kentico
19 20 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 157 (2.50%) Photoshop
2 80 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
3 72 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 50 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
5 35 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 19 (0.30%) AutoCAD
7 13 (0.21%) Fireworks
8 11 (0.18%) GIMP
9 10 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 10 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
10 8 (0.13%) InVision
11 7 (0.11%) InDesign
12 6 (0.096%) HipChat
13 5 (0.080%) InfoPath
14 4 (0.064%) Chatbot
14 4 (0.064%) Mingle
14 4 (0.064%) MS Visio
15 3 (0.048%) Revit
16 1 (0.016%) Acrobat
16 1 (0.016%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 184 (2.93%) Magento
2 110 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 48 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
4 28 (0.45%) Shopify
5 15 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 14 (0.22%) Eloqua
7 10 (0.16%) osCommerce
8 5 (0.080%) WebTrends
9 4 (0.064%) Oracle Payroll
9 4 (0.064%) SAP Hybris
9 4 (0.064%) Scribe Insight
10 3 (0.048%) CiviCRM
11 2 (0.032%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.032%) SAP ERP
12 1 (0.016%) Dynamics GP
12 1 (0.016%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
12 1 (0.016%) Oracle CRM
12 1 (0.016%) Sage 200
12 1 (0.016%) SAP SCM
12 1 (0.016%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 851 (13.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 570 (9.07%) Amazon AWS
3 205 (3.26%) SaaS
4 168 (2.67%) GitHub
5 112 (1.78%) npm
6 77 (1.23%) Office 365
7 61 (0.97%) Google Analytics
8 40 (0.64%) PaaS
9 37 (0.59%) Serverless
10 36 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
11 35 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
12 26 (0.41%) Slack
13 22 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
14 21 (0.33%) Amazon S3
15 19 (0.30%) Sage Pay
16 18 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
17 16 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
18 15 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
18 15 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
19 14 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (2.02%) Internet
2 50 (0.80%) DNS
2 50 (0.80%) HTTP
3 49 (0.78%) Intranet
4 29 (0.46%) SSH
5 26 (0.41%) Extranet
6 25 (0.40%) RIP
7 24 (0.38%) Firewall
8 20 (0.32%) Link 16
8 20 (0.32%) Link 22
8 20 (0.32%) Tactical Data Link
9 19 (0.30%) Skype
9 19 (0.30%) TCP/IP
10 15 (0.24%) FTP
10 15 (0.24%) VoIP
11 11 (0.18%) SSL
12 9 (0.14%) HTTPS
13 8 (0.13%) Ethernet
13 8 (0.13%) SMTP
14 6 (0.096%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,135 (33.99%) SQL Server
2 1,076 (17.13%) MySQL
3 321 (5.11%) Relational Database
4 273 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 232 (3.69%) MongoDB
6 225 (3.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 189 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 171 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 156 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
10 137 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
11 115 (1.83%) RDBMS
12 92 (1.46%) Redis
13 80 (1.27%) Big Data
14 77 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
15 65 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
16 64 (1.02%) MariaDB
17 54 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
18 48 (0.76%) Power BI
19 43 (0.68%) Oracle Database
20 42 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1,613 (25.68%) Git (software)
2 536 (8.53%) Visual Studio
3 477 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 328 (5.22%) Jenkins
5 322 (5.13%) JIRA
6 300 (4.78%) Subversion
7 274 (4.36%) gulp
8 257 (4.09%) Selenium
9 232 (3.69%) NUnit
10 176 (2.80%) Grunt
11 163 (2.59%) Bitbucket
12 152 (2.42%) TeamCity
13 144 (2.29%) Maven
14 124 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
15 112 (1.78%) Visual Studio Team System
16 105 (1.67%) webpack
17 104 (1.66%) JUnit
18 91 (1.45%) Eclipse
19 87 (1.38%) Jasmine
20 73 (1.16%) MSTest
General
1 840 (13.37%) Finance
2 429 (6.83%) Marketing
3 241 (3.84%) Retail
4 205 (3.26%) Banking
5 111 (1.77%) Telecoms
6 90 (1.43%) Advertising
7 76 (1.21%) Legal
8 75 (1.19%) Games
9 74 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 58 (0.92%) Electronics
11 47 (0.75%) Investment Banking
12 43 (0.68%) Back Office
13 37 (0.59%) Publishing
14 33 (0.53%) Automotive
15 32 (0.51%) Law
16 27 (0.43%) Billing
17 22 (0.35%) Aerospace
18 21 (0.33%) Military
19 17 (0.27%) Retail Banking
20 14 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5,347 (85.12%) Developer
2 1,628 (25.92%) .NET Developer
3 1,245 (19.82%) C# Developer
4 857 (13.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 856 (13.63%) Senior Developer
6 842 (13.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 842 (13.40%) Software Developer
7 656 (10.44%) Web Developer
8 640 (10.19%) PHP Developer
9 514 (8.18%) Full Stack Developer
10 501 (7.98%) JavaScript Developer
11 454 (7.23%) ASP.NET Developer
12 388 (6.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 314 (5.00%) Java Developer
14 309 (4.92%) Software Engineer
15 302 (4.81%) .NET Software Developer
15 302 (4.81%) Junior
16 300 (4.78%) C# Software Developer
16 300 (4.78%) Senior .NET Developer
17 291 (4.63%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,850 (77.20%) HTML
2 4,699 (74.80%) CSS
3 3,328 (52.98%) .NET
4 2,427 (38.63%) ASP.NET
5 2,206 (35.12%) AngularJS
6 1,827 (29.08%) HTML5
7 1,387 (22.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1,261 (20.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1,227 (19.53%) Web Services
10 1,179 (18.77%) React
11 1,155 (18.39%) CSS3
12 1,000 (15.92%) .NET Framework
13 811 (12.91%) Ajax
14 797 (12.69%) XML
15 781 (12.43%) Sass
16 763 (12.15%) ASP.NET Web API
17 712 (11.33%) Entity Framework
18 686 (10.92%) JSON
19 649 (10.33%) Node.js
20 611 (9.73%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 673 (10.71%) User Experience
2 411 (6.54%) Greenfield Project
3 310 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
4 286 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 267 (4.25%) Fintech
6 253 (4.03%) Self-Motivation
7 201 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
8 97 (1.54%) N-Tier
9 69 (1.10%) Algorithms
10 50 (0.80%) Management Information System
11 47 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
12 35 (0.56%) Client/Server
12 35 (0.56%) Data Structures
13 34 (0.54%) Robotics
14 33 (0.53%) Virtual Team
15 31 (0.49%) Social Media
16 30 (0.48%) Life Science
17 25 (0.40%) Blog
17 25 (0.40%) Tandem
18 24 (0.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 641 (10.20%) Linux
2 485 (7.72%) Windows
3 165 (2.63%) Android
4 134 (2.13%) Unix
5 120 (1.91%) Apple iOS
6 79 (1.26%) Windows Server
7 50 (0.80%) Ubuntu
8 23 (0.37%) Mac OS
9 22 (0.35%) openSUSE
10 18 (0.29%) CentOS
11 17 (0.27%) Windows Phone
12 16 (0.25%) Solaris
13 12 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 12 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (0.16%) AIX
16 9 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
17 7 (0.11%) Windows NT
18 6 (0.096%) Embedded Linux
19 3 (0.048%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,859 (45.51%) MVC
2 2,770 (44.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1,370 (21.81%) Web Development
4 1,132 (18.02%) Front End Development
5 1,054 (16.78%) TDD
6 887 (14.12%) Scrum
7 797 (12.69%) OO
7 797 (12.69%) Software Engineering
8 652 (10.38%) Unit Testing
9 589 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
10 554 (8.82%) E-Commerce
11 505 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
12 502 (7.99%) OOP
13 472 (7.51%) SDLC
14 468 (7.45%) Test Automation
15 385 (6.13%) Computer Science
16 384 (6.11%) BDD
17 351 (5.59%) Microservices
18 350 (5.57%) DevOps
19 336 (5.35%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5,503 (87.60%) JavaScript
2 3,293 (52.42%) C#
3 2,098 (33.40%) SQL
4 1,390 (22.13%) PHP
5 859 (13.67%) Java
6 550 (8.76%) T-SQL
7 345 (5.49%) Python
8 289 (4.60%) VB.NET
9 250 (3.98%) TypeScript
10 236 (3.76%) C++
11 183 (2.91%) ES6
12 166 (2.64%) PL/SQL
13 135 (2.15%) Ruby
14 109 (1.74%) PowerShell
15 77 (1.23%) VB
16 73 (1.16%) C
16 73 (1.16%) Java 8
17 53 (0.84%) Perl
18 51 (0.81%) Shell Script
19 46 (0.73%) R
Qualifications
1 666 (10.60%) Degree
2 260 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 119 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 101 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 62 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 18 (0.29%) Master's Degree
7 16 (0.25%) DBS Check
8 15 (0.24%) HND
9 12 (0.19%) MCSE
10 11 (0.18%) CISSP
10 11 (0.18%) SAFe Agilist
11 10 (0.16%) MCP
12 8 (0.13%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.11%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
13 7 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
14 5 (0.080%) PhD
15 3 (0.048%) ISEB
15 3 (0.048%) PMI Certification
15 3 (0.048%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 273 (4.35%) QA
2 39 (0.62%) GDPR
3 15 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (0.24%) WAI
4 14 (0.22%) SLA
5 10 (0.16%) GAMP
6 9 (0.14%) HL7
7 7 (0.11%) PMO
8 6 (0.096%) WCAG
9 5 (0.080%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.080%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.064%) MiFID
11 3 (0.048%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.016%) HIPAA
System Software
1 343 (5.46%) Docker
2 41 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.24%) Varnish
4 10 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.080%) HDFS
6 4 (0.064%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.048%) KVM
8 2 (0.032%) Firmware
8 2 (0.032%) OpenIDM
8 2 (0.032%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.016%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.016%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 70 (1.11%) Kubernetes
2 60 (0.96%) Ansible
3 50 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (0.75%) Puppet
5 31 (0.49%) Terraform
6 23 (0.37%) Salt
7 13 (0.21%) Kibana
8 11 (0.18%) Control-M
9 10 (0.16%) Grafana
10 7 (0.11%) Capistrano
11 6 (0.096%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.096%) Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.080%) SCCM
13 4 (0.064%) cPanel
13 4 (0.064%) Oozie
13 4 (0.064%) Rundeck
13 4 (0.064%) SCOrch
14 3 (0.048%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.048%) Plesk
14 3 (0.048%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1,268 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 428 (6.81%) Oracle
3 158 (2.52%) Adobe
4 140 (2.23%) Zend
5 139 (2.21%) Google
6 103 (1.64%) Xamarin
7 74 (1.18%) SAP
8 64 (1.02%) Nintex
9 63 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
10 61 (0.97%) Telerik
11 50 (0.80%) Sitecore
12 39 (0.62%) Atlassian
13 38 (0.60%) Tableau
14 33 (0.53%) IBM
15 31 (0.49%) VMware
16 28 (0.45%) WooCommerce
17 27 (0.43%) Twitter
18 20 (0.32%) Facebook
19 18 (0.29%) Red Hat
20 17 (0.27%) Axosoft