Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

jQuery
UK
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 157 97 82
Rank change year-on-year -60 -15 -26
Permanent jobs citing jQuery 2,526 2,168 5,131
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.24% 3.14% 3.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.46% 7.71% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,015 1,849 4,416
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £72,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 46,226 28,114 54,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.95% 40.74% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30,571 23,466 45,023
10th Percentile £35,250 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -58 2,261 £48,000 +1.05% 604
UK excluding London -45 1,701 £45,000 - 485
Work from Home -40 683 £47,500 -9.52% 172
London -45 659 £65,000 +4.00% 143
South East -36 597 £45,000 - 110
North of England -42 360 £40,000 -9.09% 153
Midlands -35 314 £45,000 - 107
South West -60 225 £45,000 +12.50% 61
West Midlands -24 209 £47,500 - 62
North West -17 204 £40,000 -11.11% 94
Yorkshire -66 132 £40,000 -4.76% 43
East Midlands -32 105 £40,000 - 45
Scotland -47 91 £45,000 +1.12% 19
East of England -81 60 £50,500 +12.22% 27
Northern Ireland -24 26 £35,000 - 3
Wales -30 25 £46,250 +3.35% 5
North East -25 24 £35,000 -18.60% 16
Isle of Man - 9 - -

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2,284 (90.42%) JavaScript
2 1,769 (70.03%) CSS
3 1,715 (67.89%) HTML
4 1,176 (46.56%) .NET
5 1,162 (46.00%) C#
6 967 (38.28%) Agile Software Development
7 952 (37.69%) React
8 937 (37.09%) SQL Server
9 919 (36.38%) MVC
10 838 (33.17%) SQL
11 792 (31.35%) AngularJS
12 728 (28.82%) ASP.NET
13 719 (28.46%) Git (software)
14 684 (27.08%) PHP
15 628 (24.86%) Full Stack Development
16 599 (23.71%) Azure
17 579 (22.92%) MySQL
18 577 (22.84%) HTML5
19 521 (20.63%) Web Development
20 494 (19.56%) Web Services
21 484 (19.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 479 (18.96%) Social Skills
23 452 (17.89%) .NET Framework
24 444 (17.58%) Microsoft
25 425 (16.83%) REST
25 425 (16.83%) Front End Development
26 415 (16.43%) Node.js
27 390 (15.44%) .NET Core
28 377 (14.92%) DevOps
29 374 (14.81%) User Experience

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
1 170 (6.73%) SharePoint
2 161 (6.37%) CMS
3 160 (6.33%) WordPress
4 110 (4.35%) IIS
5 71 (2.81%) nginx
6 57 (2.26%) Umbraco
7 46 (1.82%) Apache
8 44 (1.74%) Confluence
8 44 (1.74%) Tomcat
9 37 (1.46%) Apache Solr
10 34 (1.35%) Drupal
11 15 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (0.59%) EPiServer
11 15 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 13 (0.51%) WebLogic
13 12 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
14 11 (0.44%) Apache Spark
14 11 (0.44%) Joomla!
15 9 (0.36%) SAS
16 8 (0.32%) MODX
Applications
1 70 (2.77%) Photoshop
2 47 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 24 (0.95%) InDesign
5 20 (0.79%) Adobe XD
6 19 (0.75%) Sketch
7 16 (0.63%) Figma
8 14 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 12 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
10 10 (0.40%) GIMP
11 8 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
11 8 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
12 7 (0.28%) InfoPath
12 7 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (0.28%) MS Visio
13 5 (0.20%) InVision
14 4 (0.16%) Chatbot
15 1 (0.040%) Acrobat
15 1 (0.040%) RoboHelp
15 1 (0.040%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 74 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (1.70%) Shopify
3 34 (1.35%) Magento
4 26 (1.03%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.32%) WebTrends
6 6 (0.24%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 5 (0.20%) OpenCart
8 4 (0.16%) SAP GTS
8 4 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.079%) nopCommerce
10 2 (0.079%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.079%) SessionCam
10 2 (0.079%) Workfront
11 1 (0.040%) Infor M3
11 1 (0.040%) OpenText MBPM
11 1 (0.040%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.040%) Oracle EBS R12
11 1 (0.040%) Relativity
11 1 (0.040%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 599 (23.71%) Azure
2 232 (9.18%) AWS
3 169 (6.69%) SaaS
4 103 (4.08%) GitHub
5 97 (3.84%) Serverless
6 88 (3.48%) Power Platform
7 72 (2.85%) npm
8 67 (2.65%) Azure Service Bus
9 66 (2.61%) PaaS
10 61 (2.41%) PowerApps
11 59 (2.34%) Azure Logic Apps
12 58 (2.30%) Power Automate
13 57 (2.26%) Azure Key Vault
14 54 (2.14%) Microsoft 365
15 51 (2.02%) Azure Service Fabric
16 48 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
17 47 (1.86%) Azure Functions
17 47 (1.86%) Azure Storage
18 42 (1.66%) Azure App Service
19 39 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.23%) SSL
2 28 (1.11%) HTTP
3 25 (0.99%) Internet
4 22 (0.87%) Intranet
5 18 (0.71%) Extranet
6 11 (0.44%) Network Security
7 9 (0.36%) Broadband
8 7 (0.28%) Firewall
8 7 (0.28%) FTP
9 5 (0.20%) Skype
10 4 (0.16%) DNS
10 4 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.16%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.12%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.079%) MQTT
12 2 (0.079%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.079%) SSH
12 2 (0.079%) WEP
13 1 (0.040%) RTP
13 1 (0.040%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 937 (37.09%) SQL Server
2 579 (22.92%) MySQL
3 180 (7.13%) MongoDB
4 109 (4.32%) NoSQL
5 99 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 81 (3.21%) MariaDB
6 81 (3.21%) Redis
7 69 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
7 69 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 63 (2.49%) Power BI
9 50 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 42 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 39 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
12 37 (1.46%) Couchbase
13 32 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
14 30 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (1.11%) Oracle Database
16 27 (1.07%) Big Data
17 24 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
18 21 (0.83%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 719 (28.46%) Git (software)
2 228 (9.03%) JIRA
3 221 (8.75%) Visual Studio
4 158 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 105 (4.16%) webpack
6 99 (3.92%) Jenkins
7 97 (3.84%) Visual Studio Team System
8 73 (2.89%) Bitbucket
9 61 (2.41%) gulp
10 59 (2.34%) Selenium
11 58 (2.30%) NUnit
12 52 (2.06%) Subversion
13 34 (1.35%) PHPUnit
14 33 (1.31%) JUnit
15 29 (1.15%) MSTest
15 29 (1.15%) Postman
16 28 (1.11%) Maven
16 28 (1.11%) Mocha
17 27 (1.07%) Jasmine
17 27 (1.07%) TeamCity
General
1 479 (18.96%) Social Skills
2 356 (14.09%) Finance
3 210 (8.31%) Marketing
4 197 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
5 116 (4.59%) Retail
6 57 (2.26%) Public Sector
7 55 (2.18%) Telecoms
8 48 (1.90%) Advertising
9 46 (1.82%) Manufacturing
10 42 (1.66%) Banking
11 37 (1.46%) Games
12 31 (1.23%) Organisational Skills
13 26 (1.03%) Law
14 25 (0.99%) Electronics
15 23 (0.91%) Back Office
16 22 (0.87%) Documentation Skills
17 19 (0.75%) Automotive
18 16 (0.63%) Local Government
19 14 (0.55%) Presentation Skills
20 13 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2,219 (87.85%) Developer
2 529 (20.94%) .NET Developer
3 385 (15.24%) Software Developer
4 377 (14.92%) C# Developer
5 373 (14.77%) Senior Developer
6 352 (13.94%) PHP Developer
7 322 (12.75%) Full Stack Developer
8 280 (11.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 259 (10.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 166 (6.57%) Web Developer
11 153 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
12 126 (4.99%) Lead Developer
13 109 (4.32%) React Developer
14 94 (3.72%) Senior PHP Developer
15 91 (3.60%) C# Software Developer
16 88 (3.48%) .NET Software Developer
16 88 (3.48%) Senior Software Developer
17 86 (3.40%) Software Engineer
18 84 (3.33%) Java Developer
19 77 (3.05%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,769 (70.03%) CSS
2 1,715 (67.89%) HTML
3 1,176 (46.56%) .NET
4 952 (37.69%) React
5 792 (31.35%) AngularJS
6 728 (28.82%) ASP.NET
7 577 (22.84%) HTML5
8 494 (19.56%) Web Services
9 484 (19.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 452 (17.89%) .NET Framework
11 425 (16.83%) REST
12 415 (16.43%) Node.js
13 390 (15.44%) .NET Core
14 356 (14.09%) CSS3
15 312 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC
16 301 (11.92%) ASP.NET Web API
17 297 (11.76%) Entity Framework
18 283 (11.20%) Vue.js
19 274 (10.85%) Ajax
20 261 (10.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 374 (14.81%) User Experience
2 210 (8.31%) Mobile App
3 123 (4.87%) Greenfield Project
4 120 (4.75%) Self-Motivation
5 96 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
6 78 (3.09%) N-Tier
7 41 (1.62%) Algorithms
8 38 (1.50%) Data Structures
9 31 (1.23%) Legacy Code
9 31 (1.23%) NHS
10 28 (1.11%) Virtual Team
11 24 (0.95%) Legacy Systems
12 23 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
12 23 (0.91%) PKI
13 22 (0.87%) Social Media
14 21 (0.83%) Management Information System
15 16 (0.63%) Reinsurance
16 15 (0.59%) Derivative
17 14 (0.55%) Graphic Design
18 12 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 276 (10.93%) Linux
2 112 (4.43%) Windows
3 66 (2.61%) Apple iOS
4 57 (2.26%) Android
5 43 (1.70%) Windows Server
6 40 (1.58%) Unix
7 15 (0.59%) CentOS
8 13 (0.51%) Windows Server 2016
9 12 (0.48%) Alpine Linux
9 12 (0.48%) Windows 10
10 11 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.44%) VMS
11 9 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.28%) Debian
12 7 (0.28%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.24%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.24%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.20%) Fedora
15 4 (0.16%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 967 (38.28%) Agile Software Development
2 919 (36.38%) MVC
3 628 (24.86%) Full Stack Development
4 521 (20.63%) Web Development
5 425 (16.83%) Front End Development
6 377 (14.92%) DevOps
7 353 (13.97%) Problem-Solving
8 311 (12.31%) Microservices
9 310 (12.27%) OO
10 306 (12.11%) TDD
11 305 (12.07%) Scrum
12 293 (11.60%) OOP
13 289 (11.44%) E-Commerce
14 286 (11.32%) Unit Testing
15 229 (9.07%) SDLC
16 228 (9.03%) Software Engineering
17 217 (8.59%) Computer Science
18 212 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
18 212 (8.39%) Test Automation
19 188 (7.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,284 (90.42%) JavaScript
2 1,162 (46.00%) C#
3 838 (33.17%) SQL
4 684 (27.08%) PHP
5 290 (11.48%) TypeScript
6 279 (11.05%) T-SQL
7 230 (9.11%) Java
8 126 (4.99%) Python
9 117 (4.63%) ES6
10 106 (4.20%) PowerShell
11 97 (3.84%) VB.NET
12 76 (3.01%) PHP 7
13 72 (2.85%) Go
14 53 (2.10%) Bash Shell
15 49 (1.94%) PL/SQL
16 48 (1.90%) VB
17 33 (1.31%) Ruby
18 31 (1.23%) C++
19 29 (1.15%) Java 8
20 16 (0.63%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 307 (12.15%) Degree
2 145 (5.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (0.87%) Security Cleared
5 14 (0.55%) SC Cleared
6 11 (0.44%) Master's Degree
7 10 (0.40%) AWS Certification
7 10 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (0.36%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.32%) HND
10 5 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.12%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.12%) SAP Certification
13 2 (0.079%) HNC
14 1 (0.040%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.040%) MCAD
14 1 (0.040%) MCP
14 1 (0.040%) MCSD
14 1 (0.040%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (4.00%) QA
2 44 (1.74%) PCI DSS
3 38 (1.50%) Accessibility
4 26 (1.03%) GDPR
5 20 (0.79%) GRC
5 20 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.24%) WCAG
7 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.079%) SLA
System Software
1 274 (10.85%) Docker
2 12 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.28%) Ceph
4 6 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.20%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.040%) Varnish
6 1 (0.040%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.040%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.040%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 66 (2.61%) Terraform
2 48 (1.90%) Kubernetes
2 48 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.40%) MIIS
4 9 (0.36%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 9 (0.36%) Ansible
5 7 (0.28%) Galera Cluster
6 5 (0.20%) Prometheus
6 5 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.16%) Puppet
7 4 (0.16%) Salt
8 2 (0.079%) OpenNebula
9 1 (0.040%) cPanel
Vendors
1 444 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 115 (4.55%) Zend
3 107 (4.24%) Oracle
4 92 (3.64%) Adobe
5 77 (3.05%) Google
6 52 (2.06%) Nintex
7 36 (1.43%) SAP
8 34 (1.35%) WooCommerce
9 33 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
10 32 (1.27%) Xamarin
11 23 (0.91%) Atlassian
12 21 (0.83%) Telerik
13 17 (0.67%) Workday
14 14 (0.55%) Sitecore
15 13 (0.51%) PayPal
16 11 (0.44%) BT
16 11 (0.44%) DevExpress
16 11 (0.44%) Samsung
17 10 (0.40%) IBM
17 10 (0.40%) Sage