Period
to 7 August 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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mocha
UK
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 570 790 660
Rank change year-on-year +220 -130 +93
Permanent jobs citing Mocha 211 316 588
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.62% 1.14% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 191 292 458
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% - -
10th Percentile £39,000 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +15.79% +18.75%

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 12,990 27,613 35,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.97% 19.32% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10,426 21,885 28,458
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 7 August 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 7 August 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 +263 196 £65,000 +8.33% 16
London +191 137 £82,500 +29.41% 8
UK excluding London +186 73 £45,000 -18.18% 11
North of England +180 23 £50,000 +21.21% 2
North West +131 16 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Midlands +121 13 £36,000 -40.00% 1
West Midlands +105 12 £35,000 -51.72%
South East +101 10 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Work from Home +48 10 £49,500 -17.50% 2
East of England - 8 £45,000 - 1
Wales +35 7 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £47,500 -
South West +113 5 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Northern Ireland - 5 - -
Scotland +72 2 - - 2
East Midlands +75 1 £43,500 -27.50% 1

For the 6 months to 7 August 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.

1 186 (88.15%) JavaScript
2 177 (83.89%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (58.29%) Jest
4 98 (46.45%) Node.js
5 87 (41.23%) React
6 79 (37.44%) Test Automation
7 76 (36.02%) Docker
8 75 (35.55%) CSS
9 74 (35.07%) TDD
10 69 (32.70%) BDD
11 68 (32.23%) AWS
12 66 (31.28%) HTML
13 63 (29.86%) QA
14 62 (29.38%) Java
14 62 (29.38%) Redux
15 59 (27.96%) Sass
16 57 (27.01%) Jasmine
17 54 (25.59%) Cucumber
17 54 (25.59%) TypeScript
18 53 (25.12%) Software Engineering
19 52 (24.64%) Selenium
20 51 (24.17%) Machine Learning
20 51 (24.17%) Finance
20 51 (24.17%) Enzyme
21 50 (23.70%) Scrum
21 50 (23.70%) Git (software)
22 49 (23.22%) Chai
22 49 (23.22%) Kubernetes
23 48 (22.75%) webpack
24 46 (21.80%) Artificial Intelligence

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 6 (2.84%) CMS
1 6 (2.84%) Confluence
2 3 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.42%) nginx
3 1 (0.47%) Apache
3 1 (0.47%) JBoss
3 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 18 (8.53%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 68 (32.23%) AWS
2 27 (12.80%) OpenShift
3 20 (9.48%) SaaS
4 18 (8.53%) Serverless
5 16 (7.58%) npm
6 12 (5.69%) Azure
7 10 (4.74%) Amazon S3
8 9 (4.27%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (2.84%) Amazon ECS
9 6 (2.84%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (2.84%) Cloudflare
10 5 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (1.42%) AWS CodePipeline
12 3 (1.42%) AWS Fargate
13 2 (0.95%) GitHub
14 1 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 1 (0.47%) GCP
14 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.27%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) DNS
2 1 (0.47%) SSH
2 1 (0.47%) tcpdump
2 1 (0.47%) VPN
2 1 (0.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.11%) Relational Database
2 10 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (4.27%) Redis
4 7 (3.32%) MySQL
5 5 (2.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (1.90%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server
8 2 (0.95%) Big Data
8 2 (0.95%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 57 (27.01%) Jasmine
2 54 (25.59%) Cucumber
3 52 (24.64%) Selenium
4 50 (23.70%) Git (software)
5 48 (22.75%) webpack
6 37 (17.54%) JUnit
7 25 (11.85%) Jenkins
7 25 (11.85%) JIRA
8 24 (11.37%) CircleCI
9 16 (7.58%) JMeter
10 14 (6.64%) Cypress.io
10 14 (6.64%) TestCafe
11 13 (6.16%) Protractor
12 12 (5.69%) Bitbucket
12 12 (5.69%) Grunt
12 12 (5.69%) gulp
13 11 (5.21%) WebDriver
14 10 (4.74%) Subversion
15 9 (4.27%) NUnit
15 9 (4.27%) RSpec
General
1 51 (24.17%) Finance
2 25 (11.85%) Retail
3 13 (6.16%) Banking
4 8 (3.79%) Games
5 6 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.37%) Marketing
7 2 (0.95%) Automotive
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 126 (59.72%) Developer
2 40 (18.96%) Test Engineer
3 37 (17.54%) Software Engineer
4 31 (14.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 30 (14.22%) Full Stack Developer
5 30 (14.22%) Java Developer
5 30 (14.22%) Java Software Developer
6 29 (13.74%) Developer in Test
6 29 (13.74%) Java Engineer
6 29 (13.74%) JavaScript Engineer
7 28 (13.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 28 (13.27%) Software Test Engineer
8 27 (12.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 27 (12.80%) Java Developer in Test
8 27 (12.80%) Java Software Engineer
9 17 (8.06%) React Developer
10 12 (5.69%) Senior Developer
11 11 (5.21%) Analyst
11 11 (5.21%) Senior React Developer
12 10 (4.74%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (58.29%) Jest
2 98 (46.45%) Node.js
3 87 (41.23%) React
4 75 (35.55%) CSS
5 66 (31.28%) HTML
6 62 (29.38%) Redux
7 59 (27.96%) Sass
8 51 (24.17%) Enzyme
9 49 (23.22%) Chai
10 45 (21.33%) Web Services
11 38 (18.01%) AngularJS
11 38 (18.01%) HTML5
11 38 (18.01%) Vue.js
12 36 (17.06%) Express
13 32 (15.17%) CSS3
14 23 (10.90%) REST
15 22 (10.43%) .NET
15 22 (10.43%) Semantic UI
16 20 (9.48%) Next.js
17 18 (8.53%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.90%) User Experience
2 22 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.69%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.21%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (4.27%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.37%) Cloud Native
6 5 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.90%) Social Network
8 3 (1.42%) Over-the-Top Content
8 3 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.95%) Life Science
10 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.47%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.47%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.47%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.95%) Linux
1 2 (0.95%) Windows
2 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (83.89%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (37.44%) Test Automation
3 74 (35.07%) TDD
4 69 (32.70%) BDD
5 53 (25.12%) Software Engineering
6 51 (24.17%) Machine Learning
7 50 (23.70%) Scrum
8 46 (21.80%) Artificial Intelligence
9 45 (21.33%) Unit Testing
10 36 (17.06%) Asset Management
11 34 (16.11%) Front End Development
12 31 (14.69%) QA Automation
13 30 (14.22%) Fintech
14 29 (13.74%) SDET
14 29 (13.74%) Web Development
15 27 (12.80%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 22 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (9.95%) DevOps
18 20 (9.48%) Web Design
19 18 (8.53%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 186 (88.15%) JavaScript
2 62 (29.38%) Java
3 54 (25.59%) TypeScript
4 42 (19.91%) Python
5 39 (18.48%) ES6
6 22 (10.43%) C#
7 17 (8.06%) SQL
8 8 (3.79%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.32%) PHP
10 6 (2.84%) Ruby
11 5 (2.37%) Go
11 5 (2.37%) Perl
12 4 (1.90%) ES8
13 1 (0.47%) C
13 1 (0.47%) ES7
13 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (9.00%) Degree
2 10 (4.74%) ISTQB
3 9 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.37%) ISEB
4 5 (2.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.42%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (29.86%) QA
System Software
1 76 (36.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 49 (23.22%) Kubernetes
2 13 (6.16%) Ansible
3 11 (5.21%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (4.27%) Terraform
5 5 (2.37%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (2.37%) Puppet
6 1 (0.47%) Consul
6 1 (0.47%) Grafana
6 1 (0.47%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.47%) Packer
6 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (4.27%) Microsoft
1 9 (4.27%) Oracle
2 5 (2.37%) Guidewire
3 1 (0.47%) Google
3 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.47%) ServiceNow
3 1 (0.47%) Splunk