Period
to 4 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Mocha skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mocha over the 6 months to 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mocha
UK
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 624 789 687
Rank change year-on-year +165 -102 +65
Permanent jobs citing Mocha 252 308 547
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.48% 1.10% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 243 253 435
Median annual salary £63,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.91% - -8.33%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £32,850
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +4.65%

Mocha is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17,035 28,077 35,590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.56% 19.66% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13,433 22,143 28,879
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Mocha
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mocha as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mocha in the UK

Mocha
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mocha.

Salary trend for Mocha in the UK

Mocha
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mocha over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Mocha in the UK

Mocha
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mocha within the UK over the 6 months to 4 June 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 +166 239 £63,750 +15.91% 19
London +154 170 £70,000 +3.70% 13
UK excluding London +129 82 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Work from Home +73 27 £63,750 -
South East +35 24 £49,000 -6.67% 2
North of England +140 18 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Midlands +108 12 £35,000 -41.67% 2
North West +101 11 £50,000 +42.86% 1
East of England +94 11 £45,000 -
West Midlands +79 11 £34,500 -52.41% 2
Yorkshire +102 7 £47,500 - 1
Wales +12 7 £52,500 -
Scotland +51 5 £31,500 -10.00%
South West +93 4 £45,000 +5.88%
East Midlands +57 1 £43,500 -27.50%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, IT jobs citing Mocha 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 Mocha.

1 226 (89.68%) JavaScript
2 185 (73.41%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (56.35%) Jest
4 112 (44.44%) Node.js
5 105 (41.67%) CSS
6 100 (39.68%) TDD
7 95 (37.70%) HTML
8 92 (36.51%) Jasmine
9 87 (34.52%) Docker
9 87 (34.52%) React
10 86 (34.13%) Test Automation
11 79 (31.35%) BDD
12 78 (30.95%) Finance
13 75 (29.76%) QA
14 71 (28.17%) AWS
14 71 (28.17%) Chai
15 65 (25.79%) Front End Development
16 64 (25.40%) TypeScript
16 64 (25.40%) Cucumber
16 64 (25.40%) Scrum
17 63 (25.00%) Java
17 63 (25.00%) HTML5
18 62 (24.60%) Unit Testing
19 61 (24.21%) Git (software)
19 61 (24.21%) Software Engineering
20 60 (23.81%) Sass
20 60 (23.81%) Kubernetes
21 55 (21.83%) Web Services
22 54 (21.43%) CSS3
22 54 (21.43%) webpack

Mocha
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 7 (2.78%) CMS
2 6 (2.38%) Confluence
3 5 (1.98%) WordPress
4 4 (1.59%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.59%) JBoss
4 4 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.19%) Apache
5 3 (1.19%) Drupal
5 3 (1.19%) nginx
6 2 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.79%) GemFire
6 2 (0.79%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.40%) WildFly
Applications
1 18 (7.14%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Magento
1 1 (0.40%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 71 (28.17%) AWS
2 25 (9.92%) OpenShift
3 23 (9.13%) Serverless
4 18 (7.14%) npm
5 14 (5.56%) SaaS
6 12 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (3.57%) Quay.io
8 8 (3.17%) Amazon S3
8 8 (3.17%) Azure
9 6 (2.38%) Amazon ECS
10 5 (1.98%) GitHub
11 4 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (1.59%) Cloudflare
11 4 (1.59%) GCP
12 3 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (1.19%) AWS CodePipeline
12 3 (1.19%) AWS Fargate
12 3 (1.19%) PaaS
12 3 (1.19%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.19%) HTTP
1 3 (1.19%) Internet
2 2 (0.79%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.40%) DNS
3 1 (0.40%) SSH
3 1 (0.40%) tcpdump
3 1 (0.40%) VPN
3 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.13%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (6.35%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.16%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.76%) MySQL
5 9 (3.57%) SQL Server
6 7 (2.78%) Redis
7 6 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (1.98%) Big Data
9 2 (0.79%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.79%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.79%) HBase
9 2 (0.79%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.40%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 92 (36.51%) Jasmine
2 64 (25.40%) Cucumber
3 61 (24.21%) Git (software)
4 54 (21.43%) webpack
5 53 (21.03%) Jenkins
6 52 (20.63%) Selenium
7 33 (13.10%) JUnit
8 30 (11.90%) Protractor
9 29 (11.51%) CircleCI
10 25 (9.92%) Karma Test Runner
11 23 (9.13%) gulp
12 19 (7.54%) Grunt
13 17 (6.75%) JIRA
14 14 (5.56%) WebDriver
15 13 (5.16%) Sinon.JS
15 13 (5.16%) Subversion
16 11 (4.37%) Bitbucket
16 11 (4.37%) Cypress.io
16 11 (4.37%) Postman
17 8 (3.17%) TestCafe
General
1 78 (30.95%) Finance
2 28 (11.11%) Games
3 17 (6.75%) Retail
4 16 (6.35%) Banking
5 9 (3.57%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.59%) Marketing
8 3 (1.19%) Advertising
8 3 (1.19%) Automotive
8 3 (1.19%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 166 (65.87%) Developer
2 56 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 41 (16.27%) Software Engineer
4 32 (12.70%) Test Engineer
5 31 (12.30%) Developer in Test
6 30 (11.90%) Java Developer
7 29 (11.51%) Java Engineer
7 29 (11.51%) Senior Developer
8 28 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
9 26 (10.32%) Software Test Engineer
10 25 (9.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 25 (9.92%) Java Developer in Test
10 25 (9.92%) Java Software Engineer
11 24 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
12 22 (8.73%) Full Stack Developer
12 22 (8.73%) React Developer
13 20 (7.94%) JavaScript Engineer
14 15 (5.95%) QA Engineer
15 13 (5.16%) Senior React Developer
16 11 (4.37%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (56.35%) Jest
2 112 (44.44%) Node.js
3 105 (41.67%) CSS
4 95 (37.70%) HTML
5 87 (34.52%) React
6 71 (28.17%) Chai
7 63 (25.00%) HTML5
8 60 (23.81%) Sass
9 55 (21.83%) Web Services
10 54 (21.43%) CSS3
11 53 (21.03%) Redux
12 51 (20.24%) AngularJS
13 42 (16.67%) Enzyme
14 35 (13.89%) Vue.js
15 34 (13.49%) REST
16 32 (12.70%) .NET
17 31 (12.30%) Express
18 21 (8.33%) Gherkin
19 19 (7.54%) RESTful
20 18 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 52 (20.63%) User Experience
2 19 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.97%) Algorithms
3 10 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 9 (3.57%) Online Gambling
5 7 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.98%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.19%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.19%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.19%) Social Network
8 2 (0.79%) Life Science
8 2 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.79%) W3C
9 1 (0.40%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.98%) Windows
2 4 (1.59%) Linux
3 1 (0.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (73.41%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (39.68%) TDD
3 86 (34.13%) Test Automation
4 79 (31.35%) BDD
5 65 (25.79%) Front End Development
6 64 (25.40%) Scrum
7 62 (24.60%) Unit Testing
8 61 (24.21%) Software Engineering
9 47 (18.65%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (16.27%) Microservices
11 40 (15.87%) Fintech
12 39 (15.48%) Machine Learning
13 35 (13.89%) Artificial Intelligence
14 33 (13.10%) DevOps
14 33 (13.10%) SDET
15 32 (12.70%) Asset Management
15 32 (12.70%) OO
15 32 (12.70%) QA Automation
16 29 (11.51%) Web Development
17 26 (10.32%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 226 (89.68%) JavaScript
2 64 (25.40%) TypeScript
3 63 (25.00%) Java
4 40 (15.87%) ES6
5 37 (14.68%) Python
6 16 (6.35%) C#
7 15 (5.95%) SQL
8 9 (3.57%) PHP
9 8 (3.17%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.17%) Go
10 6 (2.38%) Ruby
11 5 (1.98%) ES8
11 5 (1.98%) Perl
11 5 (1.98%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.98%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.98%) VBScript
12 4 (1.59%) ES7
12 4 (1.59%) Groovy
13 2 (0.79%) C
13 2 (0.79%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 21 (8.33%) Degree
2 7 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.19%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.19%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.79%) ISEB
4 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (29.76%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) WAI
System Software
1 87 (34.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 60 (23.81%) Kubernetes
2 16 (6.35%) Ansible
3 14 (5.56%) Terraform
4 9 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.38%) Puppet
6 5 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.59%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.40%) Consul
8 1 (0.40%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.40%) Packer
8 1 (0.40%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (3.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.98%) Guidewire
3 4 (1.59%) Google
3 4 (1.59%) hybris
4 3 (1.19%) Oracle
5 2 (0.79%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (0.79%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com