Period
to 26 January 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 26 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

jQuery
UK
6 months to
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 108 87 65
Rank change year-on-year -21 -22 -23
Permanent jobs citing jQuery 1,893 4,177 6,380
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.91% 3.37% 4.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.82% 8.67% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,961 3,840 5,901
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £72,500
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 27,740 48,169 59,701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.68% 38.88% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23,484 39,870 49,444
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +5.88%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -24 1,661 £47,500 +5.56% 434
UK excluding London -14 1,435 £42,500 -3.41% 367
South East -13 427 £50,000 +11.11% 70
London -22 378 £67,500 +12.50% 98
North of England -5 363 £40,000 -9.09% 117
Work from Home -13 336 £45,000 +1.12% 90
Midlands 0 263 £45,000 +18.42% 78
North West +12 197 £40,000 -5.88% 74
West Midlands +29 179 £42,500 +6.25% 47
Yorkshire -15 138 £40,000 -11.11% 36
South West -59 124 £42,168 +5.42% 51
Scotland +18 115 £47,500 +5.56% 18
East of England +5 87 £42,500 +6.25% 17
East Midlands -15 84 £50,000 +33.33% 31
Wales +10 38 £42,500 -5.56% 11
North East -3 27 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Isle of Man - 13 £49,500 - 2
Northern Ireland -21 7 £35,000 -22.22% 3

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1,634 (86.32%) JavaScript
2 1,399 (73.90%) CSS
3 1,281 (67.67%) HTML
4 950 (50.18%) .NET
5 915 (48.34%) C#
6 832 (43.95%) Agile Software Development
7 828 (43.74%) MVC
8 663 (35.02%) SQL Server
9 651 (34.39%) React
10 642 (33.91%) SQL
11 564 (29.79%) PHP
11 564 (29.79%) Azure
12 556 (29.37%) AngularJS
13 528 (27.89%) Git (software)
14 504 (26.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 501 (26.47%) ASP.NET
16 448 (23.67%) HTML5
17 413 (21.82%) Web Development
18 407 (21.50%) MySQL
19 400 (21.13%) DevOps
20 385 (20.34%) .NET Framework
21 362 (19.12%) ASP.NET Web API
22 356 (18.81%) .NET Core
23 350 (18.49%) Microservices
24 319 (16.85%) Front End Development
24 319 (16.85%) Microsoft
25 311 (16.43%) Web Services
26 306 (16.16%) CSS3
27 299 (15.80%) Node.js
28 283 (14.95%) 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
1 177 (9.35%) CMS
2 125 (6.60%) WordPress
3 115 (6.08%) SharePoint
4 74 (3.91%) IIS
5 53 (2.80%) Apache
6 41 (2.17%) Umbraco
7 38 (2.01%) NServiceBus
7 38 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
8 33 (1.74%) Drupal
8 33 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
9 29 (1.53%) nginx
10 28 (1.48%) Confluence
10 28 (1.48%) Joomla!
11 12 (0.63%) Apache Solr
11 12 (0.63%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 9 (0.48%) EPiServer
14 6 (0.32%) JBoss
14 6 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 57 (3.01%) Photoshop
2 44 (2.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (1.06%) Adobe XD
4 16 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (0.42%) Sketch
6 7 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (0.32%) Figma
8 3 (0.16%) GIMP
8 3 (0.16%) InVision
9 2 (0.11%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.11%) Inkscape
10 1 (0.053%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.053%) Marvel
10 1 (0.053%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 68 (3.59%) Magento
2 64 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 40 (2.11%) Shopify
4 23 (1.22%) Payment Gateway
5 17 (0.90%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 5 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.16%) nopCommerce
8 3 (0.16%) OpenCart
9 1 (0.053%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.053%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.053%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.053%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.053%) Radian6
9 1 (0.053%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.053%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 564 (29.79%) Azure
2 178 (9.40%) AWS
3 141 (7.45%) PaaS
4 107 (5.65%) SaaS
5 67 (3.54%) Dynamics 365
6 65 (3.43%) npm
7 58 (3.06%) Power Platform
8 46 (2.43%) IaaS
9 45 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
10 39 (2.06%) GitHub
11 29 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
12 24 (1.27%) Serverless
13 20 (1.06%) GCP
13 20 (1.06%) Slack
14 19 (1.00%) Yarn
15 17 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
16 16 (0.85%) Google Analytics
17 11 (0.58%) Azure Functions
18 7 (0.37%) BrowserStack
18 7 (0.37%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 53 (2.80%) Skype
2 49 (2.59%) HTTP
3 14 (0.74%) Internet
4 12 (0.63%) Intranet
5 7 (0.37%) FTP
5 7 (0.37%) RTP
6 5 (0.26%) DNS
7 4 (0.21%) SSH
7 4 (0.21%) SSL
8 3 (0.16%) MQTT
9 2 (0.11%) AMQP
9 2 (0.11%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.11%) Firewall
9 2 (0.11%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.11%) VPN
9 2 (0.11%) Wireless
10 1 (0.053%) RFID
10 1 (0.053%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 663 (35.02%) SQL Server
2 407 (21.50%) MySQL
3 144 (7.61%) NoSQL
4 105 (5.55%) MongoDB
5 73 (3.86%) Relational Database
6 49 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 49 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 48 (2.54%) Azure SQL Database
7 48 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (2.11%) Redis
8 40 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 33 (1.74%) Data Lake
10 29 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
11 28 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (1.00%) Power BI
13 15 (0.79%) Cosmos DB
14 12 (0.63%) Oracle Database
14 12 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
15 10 (0.53%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 528 (27.89%) Git (software)
2 152 (8.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 115 (6.08%) Visual Studio
4 98 (5.18%) gulp
5 92 (4.86%) Visual Studio Team System
6 89 (4.70%) JIRA
7 85 (4.49%) webpack
8 64 (3.38%) Selenium
9 46 (2.43%) PHPUnit
10 35 (1.85%) Grunt
11 31 (1.64%) Bitbucket
11 31 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
12 28 (1.48%) NUnit
12 28 (1.48%) TeamCity
13 27 (1.43%) Subversion
14 26 (1.37%) Jenkins
15 25 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 23 (1.22%) JUnit
17 20 (1.06%) Maven
17 20 (1.06%) MSTest
General
1 258 (13.63%) Finance
2 122 (6.44%) Marketing
3 49 (2.59%) Retail
4 46 (2.43%) Telecoms
5 44 (2.32%) Back Office
6 36 (1.90%) Public Sector
7 35 (1.85%) Banking
8 22 (1.16%) Games
9 21 (1.11%) Local Government
9 21 (1.11%) Manufacturing
10 18 (0.95%) Electronics
11 14 (0.74%) Law
12 10 (0.53%) Legal
12 10 (0.53%) Publishing
13 9 (0.48%) Advertising
14 6 (0.32%) Automotive
15 4 (0.21%) Digital Economy
15 4 (0.21%) Front Office
16 3 (0.16%) German Language
17 2 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1,659 (87.64%) Developer
2 386 (20.39%) .NET Developer
3 354 (18.70%) Senior Developer
4 299 (15.80%) PHP Developer
5 291 (15.37%) C# Developer
6 264 (13.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 258 (13.63%) Full Stack Developer
8 223 (11.78%) Software Developer
9 202 (10.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 146 (7.71%) Web Developer
11 112 (5.92%) Senior .NET Developer
12 94 (4.97%) Azure Developer
12 94 (4.97%) Senior C# Developer
13 89 (4.70%) SQL Developer
14 86 (4.54%) JavaScript Developer
15 74 (3.91%) Senior PHP Developer
16 71 (3.75%) Architect
16 71 (3.75%) Software Engineer
17 68 (3.59%) React Developer
18 56 (2.96%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,399 (73.90%) CSS
2 1,281 (67.67%) HTML
3 950 (50.18%) .NET
4 651 (34.39%) React
5 556 (29.37%) AngularJS
6 504 (26.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 501 (26.47%) ASP.NET
8 448 (23.67%) HTML5
9 385 (20.34%) .NET Framework
10 362 (19.12%) ASP.NET Web API
11 356 (18.81%) .NET Core
12 311 (16.43%) Web Services
13 306 (16.16%) CSS3
14 299 (15.80%) Node.js
15 283 (14.95%) Vue.js
16 279 (14.74%) Entity Framework
17 277 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
18 260 (13.73%) Ajax
19 255 (13.47%) REST
20 253 (13.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 220 (11.62%) User Experience
2 136 (7.18%) Greenfield Project
3 115 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
4 94 (4.97%) Self-Motivation
5 92 (4.86%) N-Tier
6 67 (3.54%) Mobile App
7 53 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (1.64%) Reinsurance
9 22 (1.16%) Cloud Native
10 18 (0.95%) Graphic Design
11 17 (0.90%) Management Information System
12 15 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
13 12 (0.63%) Data Structures
13 12 (0.63%) Public Cloud
14 9 (0.48%) Driving Licence
15 8 (0.42%) Virtual Team
16 7 (0.37%) Derivative
16 7 (0.37%) NHS
16 7 (0.37%) Social Media
16 7 (0.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 199 (10.51%) Linux
2 108 (5.71%) Windows
3 40 (2.11%) Apple iOS
4 38 (2.01%) Android
5 21 (1.11%) Ubuntu
6 14 (0.74%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.63%) CentOS
8 10 (0.53%) Unix
9 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.11%) Debian
10 2 (0.11%) Solaris
11 1 (0.053%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 832 (43.95%) Agile Software Development
2 828 (43.74%) MVC
3 413 (21.82%) Web Development
4 400 (21.13%) DevOps
5 350 (18.49%) Microservices
6 319 (16.85%) Front End Development
7 253 (13.37%) OO
8 244 (12.89%) Test Automation
9 225 (11.89%) TDD
10 199 (10.51%) Unit Testing
11 195 (10.30%) E-Commerce
12 184 (9.72%) Scrum
13 179 (9.46%) OOP
14 178 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
15 176 (9.30%) Software Engineering
16 171 (9.03%) SOLID
17 165 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
18 153 (8.08%) SOA
19 147 (7.77%) Deployment Automation
20 126 (6.66%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,634 (86.32%) JavaScript
2 915 (48.34%) C#
3 642 (33.91%) SQL
4 564 (29.79%) PHP
5 166 (8.77%) T-SQL
6 162 (8.56%) TypeScript
7 142 (7.50%) Java
8 124 (6.55%) Python
9 106 (5.60%) PowerShell
10 59 (3.12%) ES6
11 39 (2.06%) VB.NET
12 29 (1.53%) PHP 7
13 28 (1.48%) PL/SQL
14 27 (1.43%) Go
15 24 (1.27%) C++
16 22 (1.16%) Ruby
17 21 (1.11%) Java 8
18 20 (1.06%) C
18 20 (1.06%) PHP 5
19 16 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 168 (8.87%) Degree
2 53 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.53%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.32%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.16%) HND
7 3 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.11%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.11%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.053%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.053%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (5.44%) QA
2 27 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (0.90%) GDPR
4 9 (0.48%) SLA
5 5 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.11%) WCAG
8 1 (0.053%) Data Quality
System Software
1 171 (9.03%) Docker
2 12 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.32%) Firmware
4 1 (0.053%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 79 (4.17%) Terraform
2 46 (2.43%) Kubernetes
3 37 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
5 13 (0.69%) Ansible
6 10 (0.53%) MIIS
7 6 (0.32%) Puppet
8 2 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.11%) cPanel
8 2 (0.11%) Plesk
9 1 (0.053%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 319 (16.85%) Microsoft
2 71 (3.75%) Oracle
2 71 (3.75%) Zend
3 65 (3.43%) Adobe
4 59 (3.12%) Nintex
5 52 (2.75%) Sitecore
6 45 (2.38%) Google
7 29 (1.53%) Databricks
8 22 (1.16%) Xamarin
9 17 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (0.90%) Sparx
10 15 (0.79%) SAP
11 13 (0.69%) Atlassian
12 12 (0.63%) Ceridian
13 11 (0.58%) IBM
13 11 (0.58%) WooCommerce
14 8 (0.42%) Red Hat
15 7 (0.37%) Apple
16 6 (0.32%) HubSpot
17 5 (0.26%) ServiceNow