Period
to 24 October 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 24 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

jQuery
UK
6 months to
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 176 105 90
Rank change year-on-year -71 -15 -27
Permanent jobs citing jQuery 2,602 1,496 4,623
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.07% 3.06% 3.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.14% 6.95% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,959 1,280 3,932
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £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 £61,250 £58,875 £56,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
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 50,574 21,510 51,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.23% 44.02% 37.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32,284 18,483 42,585
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +6.80%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 24 October 2021.

Salary histogram for jQuery in the UK

jQuery
Top 17 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 24 October 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 -72 2,325 £48,000 +1.05% 517
UK excluding London -64 1,662 £45,000 - 419
Work from Home -33 781 £50,000 - 133
London -17 726 £60,000 -4.00% 127
South East -61 564 £45,000 -10.00% 86
North of England -41 395 £40,000 -6.98% 140
Midlands -58 312 £45,000 +5.88% 83
West Midlands -31 233 £47,500 +5.56% 45
South West -29 225 £47,500 +18.75% 39
North West -31 221 £42,500 -5.56% 77
Yorkshire -46 139 £40,000 - 38
East Midlands -72 79 £42,500 +6.25% 38
East of England -120 68 £50,000 +11.11% 40
Scotland -75 65 £45,000 - 17
North East -18 35 £32,500 -24.42% 25
Northern Ireland -22 25 £34,000 -15.00% 4
Wales -76 11 £47,500 +5.56% 11

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2,347 (90.20%) JavaScript
2 1,819 (69.91%) CSS
3 1,797 (69.06%) HTML
4 1,160 (44.58%) .NET
5 1,135 (43.62%) C#
6 998 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
7 978 (37.59%) React
8 902 (34.67%) MVC
9 892 (34.28%) SQL Server
10 857 (32.94%) Git (software)
11 815 (31.32%) PHP
12 793 (30.48%) SQL
13 764 (29.36%) AngularJS
14 738 (28.36%) Full Stack Development
15 725 (27.86%) ASP.NET
16 642 (24.67%) Azure
17 637 (24.48%) MySQL
18 570 (21.91%) Social Skills
19 550 (21.14%) HTML5
20 498 (19.14%) Web Services
21 493 (18.95%) Web Development
22 486 (18.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 475 (18.26%) Microsoft
24 466 (17.91%) .NET Framework
25 442 (16.99%) Node.js
25 442 (16.99%) REST
26 430 (16.53%) Problem-Solving
27 415 (15.95%) Front End Development
28 399 (15.33%) Finance
29 395 (15.18%) 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
1 230 (8.84%) CMS
2 175 (6.73%) WordPress
3 132 (5.07%) SharePoint
4 106 (4.07%) Umbraco
5 73 (2.81%) IIS
6 72 (2.77%) nginx
7 70 (2.69%) Confluence
8 57 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
9 50 (1.92%) Apache
10 46 (1.77%) Apache Solr
11 44 (1.69%) Tomcat
12 37 (1.42%) Drupal
13 33 (1.27%) EPiServer
14 29 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
15 23 (0.88%) Kentico
16 19 (0.73%) Joomla!
16 19 (0.73%) SAS
17 17 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
18 13 (0.50%) MODX
19 10 (0.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 66 (2.54%) Microsoft Office
2 60 (2.31%) Photoshop
3 45 (1.73%) Adobe XD
4 23 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
4 23 (0.88%) Figma
5 18 (0.69%) InDesign
6 15 (0.58%) Sketch
7 9 (0.35%) GIMP
7 9 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
8 8 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.27%) InVision
10 6 (0.23%) InfoPath
11 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
12 3 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
12 3 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
12 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
13 2 (0.077%) Zeplin
14 1 (0.038%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.038%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.038%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 42 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 42 (1.61%) Shopify
2 30 (1.15%) Magento
2 30 (1.15%) Payment Gateway
3 29 (1.11%) NetSuite
4 27 (1.04%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 6 (0.23%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 6 (0.23%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.12%) nopCommerce
7 3 (0.12%) SessionCam
7 3 (0.12%) Workfront
8 2 (0.077%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.077%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.077%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.077%) SAP GTS
9 1 (0.038%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.038%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.038%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 642 (24.67%) Azure
2 315 (12.11%) AWS
3 215 (8.26%) SaaS
4 171 (6.57%) GitHub
5 102 (3.92%) npm
6 90 (3.46%) Serverless
7 67 (2.57%) Power Platform
8 59 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
9 48 (1.84%) GCP
9 48 (1.84%) Microsoft 365
10 44 (1.69%) PaaS
11 43 (1.65%) Power Automate
11 43 (1.65%) PowerApps
12 41 (1.58%) Azure Logic Apps
13 35 (1.35%) Azure Service Bus
14 31 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
14 31 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
15 27 (1.04%) Azure Key Vault
15 27 (1.04%) Linode
16 26 (1.00%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 44 (1.69%) HTTP
2 28 (1.08%) Internet
2 28 (1.08%) SSL
3 16 (0.61%) Intranet
4 14 (0.54%) DNS
5 13 (0.50%) Extranet
6 9 (0.35%) Broadband
7 6 (0.23%) Firewall
8 5 (0.19%) Network Security
8 5 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.15%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.12%) DHCP
10 3 (0.12%) Skype
11 2 (0.077%) MQTT
11 2 (0.077%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.077%) SSH
11 2 (0.077%) WEP
11 2 (0.077%) ZigBee
12 1 (0.038%) FTP
12 1 (0.038%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 892 (34.28%) SQL Server
2 637 (24.48%) MySQL
3 205 (7.88%) MongoDB
4 150 (5.76%) Relational Database
5 115 (4.42%) Redis
6 110 (4.23%) NoSQL
7 91 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
8 76 (2.92%) MariaDB
9 51 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 48 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 46 (1.77%) Power BI
12 45 (1.73%) Couchbase
13 37 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
14 34 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
15 33 (1.27%) Amazon Aurora
16 29 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
16 29 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
17 26 (1.00%) Big Data
18 24 (0.92%) Oracle Database
19 18 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 857 (32.94%) Git (software)
2 226 (8.69%) JIRA
3 185 (7.11%) Visual Studio
4 147 (5.65%) webpack
5 127 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 91 (3.50%) Jenkins
7 89 (3.42%) Bitbucket
8 70 (2.69%) gulp
9 61 (2.34%) PHPUnit
10 56 (2.15%) NUnit
11 52 (2.00%) Subversion
11 52 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
12 48 (1.84%) Selenium
13 34 (1.31%) JUnit
14 31 (1.19%) TeamCity
15 30 (1.15%) MSTest
16 28 (1.08%) Mocha
16 28 (1.08%) WebStorm
17 27 (1.04%) Maven
17 27 (1.04%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 570 (21.91%) Social Skills
2 399 (15.33%) Finance
3 259 (9.95%) Marketing
4 173 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
5 114 (4.38%) Retail
6 67 (2.57%) Games
7 61 (2.34%) Public Sector
8 58 (2.23%) Advertising
9 52 (2.00%) Telecoms
10 50 (1.92%) Organisational Skills
11 49 (1.88%) Manufacturing
12 41 (1.58%) Banking
13 38 (1.46%) Law
14 30 (1.15%) Electronics
15 24 (0.92%) Automotive
16 23 (0.88%) Presentation Skills
17 21 (0.81%) Local Government
17 21 (0.81%) Publishing
18 20 (0.77%) French Language
19 19 (0.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 2,260 (86.86%) Developer
2 519 (19.95%) .NET Developer
3 406 (15.60%) Software Developer
4 388 (14.91%) PHP Developer
5 359 (13.80%) Full Stack Developer
6 338 (12.99%) Senior Developer
7 322 (12.38%) C# Developer
8 299 (11.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 210 (8.07%) C# .NET Developer
10 172 (6.61%) Web Developer
11 135 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
12 122 (4.69%) Lead Developer
13 100 (3.84%) C# Software Developer
13 100 (3.84%) React Developer
14 93 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
15 90 (3.46%) Senior PHP Developer
16 89 (3.42%) Software Engineer
17 80 (3.07%) Junior
18 78 (3.00%) Java Developer
19 77 (2.96%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,819 (69.91%) CSS
2 1,797 (69.06%) HTML
3 1,160 (44.58%) .NET
4 978 (37.59%) React
5 764 (29.36%) AngularJS
6 725 (27.86%) ASP.NET
7 550 (21.14%) HTML5
8 498 (19.14%) Web Services
9 486 (18.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 466 (17.91%) .NET Framework
11 442 (16.99%) Node.js
11 442 (16.99%) REST
12 373 (14.34%) .NET Core
13 359 (13.80%) Ajax
14 342 (13.14%) CSS3
15 335 (12.87%) Vue.js
16 313 (12.03%) XML
17 306 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
18 289 (11.11%) Entity Framework
18 289 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 395 (15.18%) User Experience
2 180 (6.92%) Self-Motivation
3 158 (6.07%) Mobile App
4 126 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 102 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
6 55 (2.11%) Legacy Code
7 47 (1.81%) Data Structures
8 44 (1.69%) Algorithms
9 39 (1.50%) N-Tier
10 29 (1.11%) NHS
10 29 (1.11%) Virtual Team
11 26 (1.00%) PKI
12 24 (0.92%) Legacy Systems
13 23 (0.88%) Equities
14 22 (0.85%) Management Information System
15 20 (0.77%) Xbox
16 19 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
16 19 (0.73%) W3C
17 14 (0.54%) Derivative
18 13 (0.50%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 260 (9.99%) Linux
2 133 (5.11%) Windows
3 61 (2.34%) Apple iOS
4 54 (2.08%) Android
5 34 (1.31%) Unix
6 28 (1.08%) Ubuntu
7 23 (0.88%) Alpine Linux
7 23 (0.88%) Windows Server
8 18 (0.69%) CentOS
9 17 (0.65%) Debian
10 11 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
11 10 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.35%) VMS
12 9 (0.35%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (0.27%) Fedora
14 6 (0.23%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.23%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.15%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 998 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 902 (34.67%) MVC
3 738 (28.36%) Full Stack Development
4 493 (18.95%) Web Development
5 430 (16.53%) Problem-Solving
6 415 (15.95%) Front End Development
7 368 (14.14%) DevOps
8 339 (13.03%) OOP
9 337 (12.95%) OO
10 328 (12.61%) Scrum
11 323 (12.41%) SDLC
12 310 (11.91%) TDD
13 293 (11.26%) Unit Testing
14 290 (11.15%) Microservices
15 280 (10.76%) E-Commerce
16 277 (10.65%) Software Engineering
17 205 (7.88%) Computer Science
18 188 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
18 188 (7.23%) Mentoring
19 181 (6.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2,347 (90.20%) JavaScript
2 1,135 (43.62%) C#
3 815 (31.32%) PHP
4 793 (30.48%) SQL
5 349 (13.41%) TypeScript
6 252 (9.68%) Java
7 228 (8.76%) T-SQL
8 148 (5.69%) Python
9 96 (3.69%) VB.NET
10 95 (3.65%) PowerShell
11 92 (3.54%) ES6
12 89 (3.42%) VB
13 88 (3.38%) PHP 7
14 73 (2.81%) Go
15 53 (2.04%) Bash Shell
16 41 (1.58%) PL/SQL
17 38 (1.46%) Ruby
18 33 (1.27%) C++
19 28 (1.08%) Java 8
20 23 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 287 (11.03%) Degree
2 115 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (1.19%) Security Cleared
4 17 (0.65%) Master's Degree
5 11 (0.42%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.15%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.15%) MCSE
8 3 (0.12%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.12%) PhD
8 3 (0.12%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.077%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.077%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.038%) CCNA
10 1 (0.038%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.038%) HND
10 1 (0.038%) MCP
10 1 (0.038%) MCSD
10 1 (0.038%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (4.42%) QA
2 68 (2.61%) Accessibility
3 39 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 22 (0.85%) GDPR
4 22 (0.85%) WCAG
5 13 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.38%) GRC
7 6 (0.23%) GAMP
8 4 (0.15%) SLA
9 3 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.12%) TickIT
10 1 (0.038%) PMO
System Software
1 275 (10.57%) Docker
2 12 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.19%) Ceph
5 3 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.077%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.038%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 50 (1.92%) Terraform
2 45 (1.73%) Kubernetes
3 15 (0.58%) Ansible
4 12 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
6 8 (0.31%) Kibana
6 8 (0.31%) logstash
6 8 (0.31%) Puppet
6 8 (0.31%) Salt
7 7 (0.27%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 5 (0.19%) Galera Cluster
9 4 (0.15%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.12%) OpenNebula
11 2 (0.077%) cPanel
12 1 (0.038%) Automic
12 1 (0.038%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 475 (18.26%) Microsoft
2 120 (4.61%) Zend
3 114 (4.38%) Oracle
4 109 (4.19%) Google
5 108 (4.15%) Adobe
6 79 (3.04%) SAP
7 60 (2.31%) Xamarin
8 44 (1.69%) WooCommerce
9 43 (1.65%) Atlassian
10 42 (1.61%) Sitecore
11 31 (1.19%) Optimizely
11 31 (1.19%) Telerik
12 26 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
13 20 (0.77%) Spotify
14 14 (0.54%) ServiceNow
15 12 (0.46%) LexisNexis
16 11 (0.42%) BT
16 11 (0.42%) Nintex
16 11 (0.42%) Samsung
17 10 (0.38%) Workday