Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

jQuery
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 43 28
Rank change year-on-year -18 -15 -1
Permanent jobs citing jQuery 7,606 10,122 12,720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.62% 5.76% 6.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.55% 14.32% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6,637 9,064 11,534
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

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 65,855 70,679 74,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.97% 40.23% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 54,433 58,504 64,121
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 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 -18 7,155 £45,000 +5.88% 1,474
UK excluding London -10 5,215 £42,500 +6.25% 1,230
London -15 2,238 £55,000 +0.23% 320
South East -8 1,919 £45,000 +11.80% 321
North of England -21 1,152 £40,000 - 350
Midlands -20 714 £40,000 +14.29% 209
South West +4 610 £39,000 +1.30% 142
Yorkshire +3 541 £42,500 +6.25% 136
North West -41 531 £40,000 - 176
East of England -8 510 £42,500 +6.25% 134
East Midlands -3 367 £40,000 +10.34% 105
West Midlands -43 347 £37,500 +7.14% 104
Scotland -8 210 £40,000 -2.44% 46
Wales -10 80 £38,250 +2.00% 24
North East +2 79 £37,500 -6.25% 38
Northern Ireland +4 32 £37,500 +19.05% 6

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 6,583 (86.55%) JavaScript
2 5,907 (77.66%) HTML
3 5,744 (75.52%) CSS
4 4,055 (53.31%) .NET
5 3,949 (51.92%) C#
6 3,539 (46.53%) MVC
7 3,195 (42.01%) Agile Software Development
8 2,844 (37.39%) AngularJS
9 2,820 (37.08%) ASP.NET
10 2,673 (35.14%) SQL
11 2,654 (34.89%) SQL Server
12 2,261 (29.73%) HTML5
13 1,878 (24.69%) Git (software)
14 1,849 (24.31%) Web Development
15 1,604 (21.09%) CSS3
16 1,601 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 1,581 (20.79%) PHP
18 1,540 (20.25%) ASP.NET MVC
19 1,438 (18.91%) Web Services
20 1,363 (17.92%) Microsoft
21 1,354 (17.80%) MySQL
22 1,346 (17.70%) React
23 1,342 (17.64%) Front End Development
24 1,307 (17.18%) TDD
25 1,265 (16.63%) .NET Framework
26 1,187 (15.61%) Finance
27 1,141 (15.00%) Java
28 1,087 (14.29%) Scrum
29 1,075 (14.13%) Sass
30 1,044 (13.73%) 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
1 703 (9.24%) CMS
2 446 (5.86%) WordPress
3 340 (4.47%) IIS
4 331 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 252 (3.31%) Umbraco
6 240 (3.16%) Apache
7 201 (2.64%) Drupal
8 158 (2.08%) Tomcat
9 146 (1.92%) EPiServer
10 131 (1.72%) Confluence
11 114 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
12 98 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
13 89 (1.17%) JBoss
14 77 (1.01%) nginx
15 58 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
16 51 (0.67%) WebSphere
17 46 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 43 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
19 40 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 26 (0.34%) Joomla!
Applications
1 242 (3.18%) Photoshop
2 119 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 66 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 52 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
5 51 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
6 16 (0.21%) Chatbot
6 16 (0.21%) GIMP
6 16 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
7 15 (0.20%) InDesign
8 11 (0.14%) InVision
9 10 (0.13%) Fireworks
10 9 (0.12%) AutoCAD
11 8 (0.11%) Revit
12 7 (0.092%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 6 (0.079%) InfoPath
13 6 (0.079%) Mingle
14 5 (0.066%) MS Visio
15 4 (0.053%) Acrobat
16 3 (0.039%) Microsoft Project
16 3 (0.039%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 170 (2.24%) Magento
2 139 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 53 (0.70%) Eloqua
4 38 (0.50%) Shopify
5 27 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
6 16 (0.21%) WebTrends
7 13 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
8 11 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
9 9 (0.12%) OpenCart
10 7 (0.092%) SDL Web 8
10 7 (0.092%) Unica
11 5 (0.066%) Oracle BPM
12 4 (0.053%) NetSuite
12 4 (0.053%) SAP Hybris
12 4 (0.053%) Scribe Insight
13 3 (0.039%) R3 Corda
13 3 (0.039%) SAP Business One
14 2 (0.026%) Dynamics AX
14 2 (0.026%) Oracle Applications
14 2 (0.026%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1,020 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 674 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
3 234 (3.08%) npm
4 227 (2.98%) SaaS
5 208 (2.73%) GitHub
6 94 (1.24%) Office 365
7 64 (0.84%) Google Analytics
8 49 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
9 47 (0.62%) Serverless
10 37 (0.49%) Amazon S3
11 34 (0.45%) PaaS
12 32 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
13 29 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
13 29 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
14 25 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
15 22 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
15 22 (0.29%) IaaS
15 22 (0.29%) Sage Pay
16 21 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 21 (0.28%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 149 (1.96%) Internet
2 86 (1.13%) HTTP
3 70 (0.92%) Intranet
4 47 (0.62%) DNS
5 33 (0.43%) SMS
6 29 (0.38%) Firewall
7 25 (0.33%) Skype
8 22 (0.29%) SSL
9 14 (0.18%) Broadband
9 14 (0.18%) HTTPS
10 12 (0.16%) VoIP
11 10 (0.13%) SSH
11 10 (0.13%) Wireless
12 9 (0.12%) AMQP
13 8 (0.11%) Extranet
13 8 (0.11%) TCP/IP
14 6 (0.079%) IMAP
14 6 (0.079%) PuTTY
14 6 (0.079%) RIP
14 6 (0.079%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,654 (34.89%) SQL Server
2 1,354 (17.80%) MySQL
3 374 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 364 (4.79%) MongoDB
5 320 (4.21%) NoSQL
6 271 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 212 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 209 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
9 197 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 175 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
11 107 (1.41%) RDBMS
12 103 (1.35%) Big Data
13 77 (1.01%) Redis
14 74 (0.97%) MariaDB
14 74 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 72 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
16 68 (0.89%) Power BI
17 67 (0.88%) Blockchain
18 64 (0.84%) CouchDB
19 58 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1,878 (24.69%) Git (software)
2 679 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 671 (8.82%) Visual Studio
4 441 (5.80%) Subversion
5 430 (5.65%) JIRA
6 408 (5.36%) gulp
7 355 (4.67%) Selenium
8 354 (4.65%) Jenkins
9 293 (3.85%) NUnit
10 263 (3.46%) TeamCity
11 248 (3.26%) Grunt
12 217 (2.85%) webpack
13 208 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
14 190 (2.50%) Maven
15 165 (2.17%) Jasmine
16 154 (2.02%) Bitbucket
17 151 (1.99%) JUnit
17 151 (1.99%) Mocha
18 143 (1.88%) Visual Studio Team System
19 138 (1.81%) Eclipse
General
1 1,187 (15.61%) Finance
2 537 (7.06%) Marketing
3 424 (5.57%) Retail
4 247 (3.25%) Banking
5 174 (2.29%) Advertising
6 142 (1.87%) Games
7 126 (1.66%) Telecoms
8 124 (1.63%) Manufacturing
9 104 (1.37%) Automotive
10 94 (1.24%) Electronics
11 81 (1.06%) Financial Institution
12 74 (0.97%) Investment Banking
13 71 (0.93%) Legal
14 54 (0.71%) Publishing
15 49 (0.64%) Law
16 44 (0.58%) Back Office
17 34 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
18 22 (0.29%) Multimedia
18 22 (0.29%) Retail Banking
19 10 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6,598 (86.75%) Developer
2 2,017 (26.52%) .NET Developer
3 1,537 (20.21%) C# Developer
4 1,062 (13.96%) Senior Developer
5 1,039 (13.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1,020 (13.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 974 (12.81%) Software Developer
8 830 (10.91%) Web Developer
9 717 (9.43%) PHP Developer
10 663 (8.72%) JavaScript Developer
11 612 (8.05%) ASP.NET Developer
12 604 (7.94%) Full Stack Developer
13 497 (6.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 428 (5.63%) Java Developer
15 423 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
16 421 (5.54%) HTML Developer
17 403 (5.30%) .NET Software Developer
18 395 (5.19%) Senior .NET Developer
19 354 (4.65%) Software Engineer
20 351 (4.61%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,907 (77.66%) HTML
2 5,744 (75.52%) CSS
3 4,055 (53.31%) .NET
4 2,844 (37.39%) AngularJS
5 2,820 (37.08%) ASP.NET
6 2,261 (29.73%) HTML5
7 1,604 (21.09%) CSS3
8 1,601 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1,540 (20.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1,438 (18.91%) Web Services
11 1,346 (17.70%) React
12 1,265 (16.63%) .NET Framework
13 1,075 (14.13%) Sass
14 1,044 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web API
15 1,014 (13.33%) Ajax
16 969 (12.74%) Entity Framework
17 841 (11.06%) XML
18 825 (10.85%) JSON
19 769 (10.11%) Node.js
20 698 (9.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 977 (12.85%) User Experience
2 533 (7.01%) Computer Science
3 516 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
4 403 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
5 378 (4.97%) Mobile App
6 353 (4.64%) Fintech
7 236 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
8 214 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
9 146 (1.92%) N-Tier
10 83 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
11 64 (0.84%) Algorithms
12 54 (0.71%) Management Information System
13 46 (0.60%) Cloud Native
14 39 (0.51%) W3C
15 38 (0.50%) Graphic Design
16 37 (0.49%) Data Structures
17 36 (0.47%) Hedge funds
18 35 (0.46%) Client/Server
19 33 (0.43%) NHS
20 30 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 700 (9.20%) Linux
2 496 (6.52%) Windows
3 232 (3.05%) Android
4 194 (2.55%) Apple iOS
5 146 (1.92%) Unix
6 99 (1.30%) Windows Server
7 60 (0.79%) Ubuntu
8 30 (0.39%) Mac OS
9 21 (0.28%) CentOS
10 19 (0.25%) openSUSE
10 19 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (0.21%) Mac OS X
12 12 (0.16%) Debian
13 10 (0.13%) Solaris
13 10 (0.13%) Windows Phone
14 9 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.092%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 6 (0.079%) AIX
17 5 (0.066%) Amazon Linux
18 4 (0.053%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,539 (46.53%) MVC
2 3,195 (42.01%) Agile Software Development
3 1,849 (24.31%) Web Development
4 1,342 (17.64%) Front End Development
5 1,307 (17.18%) TDD
6 1,087 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1,034 (13.59%) Software Engineering
8 979 (12.87%) OO
9 799 (10.50%) Unit Testing
10 746 (9.81%) Problem-Solving
11 736 (9.68%) E-Commerce
12 639 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
13 599 (7.88%) Test Automation
14 585 (7.69%) OOP
15 526 (6.92%) Microservices
16 522 (6.86%) BDD
17 482 (6.34%) Responsive Web Design
18 467 (6.14%) SDLC
19 435 (5.72%) Mentoring
20 405 (5.32%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6,583 (86.55%) JavaScript
2 3,949 (51.92%) C#
3 2,673 (35.14%) SQL
4 1,581 (20.79%) PHP
5 1,141 (15.00%) Java
6 681 (8.95%) T-SQL
7 447 (5.88%) Python
8 341 (4.48%) TypeScript
9 336 (4.42%) VB.NET
10 253 (3.33%) C++
11 200 (2.63%) ES6
12 180 (2.37%) PL/SQL
13 169 (2.22%) Ruby
14 140 (1.84%) Java 8
15 124 (1.63%) C
16 123 (1.62%) PowerShell
17 85 (1.12%) Perl
18 78 (1.03%) VB
19 61 (0.80%) Groovy
19 61 (0.80%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 970 (12.75%) Degree
2 369 (4.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 119 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (0.63%) Security Cleared
5 42 (0.55%) SAFe Agilist
6 26 (0.34%) DBS Check
7 25 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
8 24 (0.32%) Master's Degree
8 24 (0.32%) SC Cleared
9 13 (0.17%) DV Cleared
9 13 (0.17%) ISTQB
10 9 (0.12%) MCSE
11 8 (0.11%) CISSP
12 7 (0.092%) ISEB
12 7 (0.092%) MCSD
13 6 (0.079%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.079%) MCP
14 5 (0.066%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (0.066%) Sun Certification
15 4 (0.053%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 270 (3.55%) QA
2 36 (0.47%) GDPR
3 19 (0.25%) WAI
4 15 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.12%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.12%) WCAG
6 7 (0.092%) MiFID
7 6 (0.079%) HL7
7 6 (0.079%) SLA
8 5 (0.066%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.013%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.013%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 285 (3.75%) Docker
2 58 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (0.14%) HDFS
6 9 (0.12%) Apache Flume
6 9 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.11%) Varnish
8 4 (0.053%) Firmware
9 3 (0.039%) KVM
10 2 (0.026%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.013%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.013%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (0.72%) Kubernetes
1 55 (0.72%) Puppet
2 53 (0.70%) Ansible
3 49 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (0.38%) Terraform
5 26 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
6 21 (0.28%) Salt
7 19 (0.25%) Kibana
8 13 (0.17%) Grafana
9 9 (0.12%) cPanel
10 7 (0.092%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.079%) Docker Swarm
11 6 (0.079%) Nagios
11 6 (0.079%) SCOrch
12 5 (0.066%) HAProxy
12 5 (0.066%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (0.066%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.053%) Oozie
13 4 (0.053%) Rundeck
13 4 (0.053%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1,363 (17.92%) Microsoft
2 536 (7.05%) Oracle
3 263 (3.46%) Adobe
4 221 (2.91%) Google
5 171 (2.25%) Xamarin
6 140 (1.84%) Sitecore
7 122 (1.60%) Zend
8 93 (1.22%) Nintex
9 92 (1.21%) SAP
10 79 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
11 78 (1.03%) Twitter
12 75 (0.99%) Telerik
13 53 (0.70%) Atlassian
14 51 (0.67%) IBM
15 45 (0.59%) Marketo
16 40 (0.53%) Tableau
17 36 (0.47%) Alias
18 30 (0.39%) New Relic
18 30 (0.39%) VMware
19 27 (0.35%) WooCommerce