Period
to 9 April 2020

The median annual salary for a Junior JavaScript Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior JavaScript Developer
UK
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 913 982 1038
Rank change year-on-year +69 +56 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior JavaScript Developer 69 149 171
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.100% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 81 141 164
Median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% +16.67% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £52,500 £41,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £26,750
% change year-on-year - +12.15% +2.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 109,825 143,040 170,956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.37% 95.98% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 88,088 114,076 139,951
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Junior JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Junior JavaScript Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Junior JavaScript Developer in the UK

Junior JavaScript Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Junior JavaScript Developer.

Salary trend for Junior JavaScript Developer in the UK

Junior JavaScript Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Junior JavaScript Developer over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Junior JavaScript Developer in the UK

Junior JavaScript Developer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior JavaScript Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 9 April 2020. 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 +56 69 £42,500 +19.72% 3
London +66 43 £42,500 - 1
UK excluding London +89 26 £30,000 - 2
Work from Home +26 14 £37,500 +19.05%
South East +65 8 £32,500 - 1
West Midlands +61 6 £37,500 +17.19%
Midlands +49 6 £37,500 +50.00%
South West +70 4 £25,750 -18.25% 1
North West +51 4 £30,000 +30.43%
East of England +43 4 £28,500 -18.57%
North of England +36 4 £30,000 +20.00%

Junior JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, Junior JavaScript Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Junior JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 69 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 45 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (52.17%) Python
4 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
4 29 (42.03%) Degree
5 26 (37.68%) PHP
6 25 (36.23%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (36.23%) Django
6 25 (36.23%) Docker
6 25 (36.23%) React Native
7 22 (31.88%) Node.js
8 16 (23.19%) HTML
8 16 (23.19%) CSS
9 15 (21.74%) Java
9 15 (21.74%) TDD
10 14 (20.29%) DevOps
11 12 (17.39%) AngularJS
11 12 (17.39%) AWS
11 12 (17.39%) Web Development
11 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (15.94%) BDD
12 11 (15.94%) Microservices
12 11 (15.94%) React
12 11 (15.94%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (14.49%) Front End Development
13 10 (14.49%) C#
13 10 (14.49%) Functional Testing
13 10 (14.49%) Non-Functional Testing
14 9 (13.04%) .NET
15 8 (11.59%) SQL Server

Junior JavaScript Developer Skill Set
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 2 (2.90%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) Apache
2 1 (1.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.45%) Jetty
2 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) AWS
2 4 (5.80%) Azure
3 2 (2.90%) npm
3 2 (2.90%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.23%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.45%) Babel
2 1 (1.45%) GitLab
2 1 (1.45%) JUnit
2 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Games
4 1 (1.45%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.23%) Django
1 25 (36.23%) React Native
2 22 (31.88%) Node.js
3 16 (23.19%) CSS
3 16 (23.19%) HTML
4 12 (17.39%) AngularJS
5 11 (15.94%) React
6 9 (13.04%) .NET
7 7 (10.14%) jQuery
7 7 (10.14%) Vue.js
8 6 (8.70%) Express
9 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
9 5 (7.25%) Web Services
10 4 (5.80%) REST
11 3 (4.35%) Ajax
11 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (4.35%) CSS3
11 3 (4.35%) HTML5
11 3 (4.35%) Spring
12 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
2 2 (2.90%) Animation
2 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.45%) Tandem
3 1 (1.45%) User Experience
3 1 (1.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.74%) TDD
3 14 (20.29%) DevOps
4 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (17.39%) Web Development
5 11 (15.94%) BDD
5 11 (15.94%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (15.94%) Microservices
6 10 (14.49%) Front End Development
6 10 (14.49%) Functional Testing
6 10 (14.49%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (11.59%) MVC
8 7 (10.14%) OOP
9 4 (5.80%) Fintech
9 4 (5.80%) Open Source
9 4 (5.80%) Scrum
10 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
10 3 (4.35%) ERP
10 3 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (2.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 36 (52.17%) Python
3 26 (37.68%) PHP
4 15 (21.74%) Java
5 10 (14.49%) C#
6 8 (11.59%) SQL
7 6 (8.70%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.90%) ES6
8 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.45%) C++
9 1 (1.45%) ES7
9 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (42.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 25 (36.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) DevExpress
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle