Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mocha
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 623 731 821
Rank change year-on-year +108 +90 -96
Permanent jobs citing Mocha 217 257 312
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% 1.17% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 173 218 261
10th Percentile £44,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.09% -4.35%
75th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%

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 16,451 22,029 29,632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.81% 19.35% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13,060 17,568 23,736
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Mocha in the UK

Mocha
Top 15 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 13 April 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 +70 192 £67,500 +12.50% 53
London +101 152 £70,000 +7.69% 39
UK excluding London +58 47 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Work from Home -116 31 £70,000 +9.80% 13
South West +42 20 £52,500 +81.03% 2
North of England +42 10 £65,000 +44.44% 6
Scotland +11 6 £35,000 +11.11%
Yorkshire +3 6 £60,000 +20.00% 2
North West +36 4 £65,000 +92.59% 4
Northern Ireland - 4 £42,500 -
South East +45 3 £41,500 -17.00% 3
Wales +27 2 £56,250 +7.14%
East of England +46 1 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Midlands +28 1 £57,500 +81.10% 1
East Midlands +21 1 £57,500 +32.18%

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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.

1 201 (92.63%) JavaScript
2 130 (59.91%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (59.45%) Node.js
4 104 (47.93%) Jest
5 101 (46.54%) React
6 93 (42.86%) CSS
7 92 (42.40%) HTML
8 81 (37.33%) Software Engineering
9 80 (36.87%) Microservices
9 80 (36.87%) Docker
10 79 (36.41%) Git (software)
11 77 (35.48%) TypeScript
12 69 (31.80%) Test Automation
13 65 (29.95%) ES6
14 63 (29.03%) Kubernetes
15 61 (28.11%) Unit Testing
16 59 (27.19%) Redux
17 51 (23.50%) Degree
17 51 (23.50%) User Experience
18 50 (23.04%) Finance
18 50 (23.04%) Java
19 49 (22.58%) TDD
19 49 (22.58%) Front End Development
20 48 (22.12%) Scrum
20 48 (22.12%) JIRA
21 46 (21.20%) AngularJS
22 45 (20.74%) REST
22 45 (20.74%) HTML5
23 44 (20.28%) Jasmine
23 44 (20.28%) SQL

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 24 (11.06%) Confluence
2 11 (5.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (5.07%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.38%) CMS
5 2 (0.92%) Drupal
6 1 (0.46%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (5.53%) InVision
3 8 (3.69%) Chatbot
4 5 (2.30%) Figma
4 5 (2.30%) UXPin
5 3 (1.38%) Sketch
6 2 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.92%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.92%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 35 (16.13%) AWS
2 23 (10.60%) Azure
3 12 (5.53%) AWS Lambda
3 12 (5.53%) Serverless
4 11 (5.07%) BrowserStack
4 11 (5.07%) npm
5 9 (4.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (4.15%) AWS CodePipeline
5 9 (4.15%) SaaS
6 7 (3.23%) GCP
7 6 (2.76%) GitHub
8 5 (2.30%) Sauce Labs
9 4 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.38%) Amazon S3
10 3 (1.38%) BlazeMeter
11 2 (0.92%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (0.92%) AWS Fargate
11 2 (0.92%) CloudBees
11 2 (0.92%) Google Data Studio
11 2 (0.92%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.76%) HTTP
2 2 (0.92%) Intranet
2 2 (0.92%) SSH
3 1 (0.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.59%) MongoDB
2 31 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (9.68%) MySQL
4 20 (9.22%) NoSQL
5 12 (5.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (3.23%) Big Data
6 7 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.76%) Redis
7 6 (2.76%) SQL Server
8 5 (2.30%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.38%) SQLite
10 2 (0.92%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.46%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.46%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 79 (36.41%) Git (software)
2 48 (22.12%) JIRA
3 44 (20.28%) Jasmine
4 43 (19.82%) webpack
5 40 (18.43%) Selenium
6 39 (17.97%) Jenkins
7 27 (12.44%) gulp
8 26 (11.98%) Cucumber
9 24 (11.06%) Grunt
10 22 (10.14%) Artifactory
10 22 (10.14%) Cypress.io
10 22 (10.14%) Gradle
10 22 (10.14%) Maven
11 19 (8.76%) JUnit
12 15 (6.91%) Storybook
12 15 (6.91%) WebDriver
13 14 (6.45%) Karma Test Runner
14 13 (5.99%) CircleCI
14 13 (5.99%) Newman
14 13 (5.99%) Sinon.JS
General
1 50 (23.04%) Finance
2 43 (19.82%) Banking
3 28 (12.90%) Retail
4 8 (3.69%) Public Sector
5 5 (2.30%) Marketing
5 5 (2.30%) Publishing
6 4 (1.84%) Electronics
6 4 (1.84%) Games
6 4 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.84%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.92%) Advertising
7 2 (0.92%) Local Government
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 139 (64.06%) Developer
2 54 (24.88%) JavaScript Developer
3 48 (22.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 35 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 32 (14.75%) React Developer
6 29 (13.36%) Full Stack Developer
7 21 (9.68%) JavaScript Engineer
8 17 (7.83%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 17 (7.83%) Software Engineer
9 14 (6.45%) Node.js Developer
10 12 (5.53%) Java Developer
10 12 (5.53%) Senior React Developer
10 12 (5.53%) Tester
11 10 (4.61%) Automation Tester
11 10 (4.61%) Senior Software Engineer
12 9 (4.15%) Backend Developer
13 8 (3.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 8 (3.69%) Software Developer
13 8 (3.69%) Test Engineer
14 7 (3.23%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (59.45%) Node.js
2 104 (47.93%) Jest
3 101 (46.54%) React
4 93 (42.86%) CSS
5 92 (42.40%) HTML
6 59 (27.19%) Redux
7 46 (21.20%) AngularJS
8 45 (20.74%) HTML5
8 45 (20.74%) REST
9 43 (19.82%) CSS3
9 43 (19.82%) Web Services
10 42 (19.35%) Chai
11 39 (17.97%) Vue.js
12 38 (17.51%) GraphQL
12 38 (17.51%) Sass
13 36 (16.59%) Express
14 35 (16.13%) Enzyme
15 25 (11.52%) React Native
16 24 (11.06%) JSON
17 22 (10.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (23.50%) User Experience
2 26 (11.98%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (10.60%) Greenfield Project
5 22 (10.14%) N-Tier
6 12 (5.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (4.61%) Wiki
8 7 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.84%) Blog
9 4 (1.84%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.38%) iPad
10 3 (1.38%) NHS
10 3 (1.38%) Renewable Energy
10 3 (1.38%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.38%) W3C
11 2 (0.92%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.92%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.37%) Linux
2 4 (1.84%) Android
2 4 (1.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (59.91%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (37.33%) Software Engineering
3 80 (36.87%) Microservices
4 69 (31.80%) Test Automation
5 61 (28.11%) Unit Testing
6 49 (22.58%) Front End Development
6 49 (22.58%) TDD
7 48 (22.12%) Scrum
8 43 (19.82%) Computer Science
9 42 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
10 40 (18.43%) OO
11 34 (15.67%) Analytics
11 34 (15.67%) BDD
12 33 (15.21%) DevOps
13 31 (14.29%) OOP
14 28 (12.90%) SOA
15 22 (10.14%) Fintech
15 22 (10.14%) ITIL
15 22 (10.14%) Secure Coding
15 22 (10.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 201 (92.63%) JavaScript
2 77 (35.48%) TypeScript
3 65 (29.95%) ES6
4 50 (23.04%) Java
5 44 (20.28%) SQL
6 30 (13.82%) Python
7 22 (10.14%) Java 8
8 20 (9.22%) C#
9 12 (5.53%) ES7
10 11 (5.07%) PL/SQL
11 10 (4.61%) PHP
12 9 (4.15%) CoffeeScript
12 9 (4.15%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.69%) C
14 5 (2.30%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.84%) Go
15 4 (1.84%) Kotlin
15 4 (1.84%) XPath
16 3 (1.38%) Dart
17 2 (0.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 51 (23.50%) Degree
2 22 (10.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 12 (5.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (4.61%) Master's Degree
5 8 (3.69%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.76%) ISEB
6 6 (2.76%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.98%) QA
2 6 (2.76%) GDPR
3 2 (0.92%) WAI
3 2 (0.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 80 (36.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.46%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 63 (29.03%) Kubernetes
2 19 (8.76%) Terraform
3 9 (4.15%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (2.76%) Puppet
5 2 (0.92%) Grafana
5 2 (0.92%) Kibana
6 1 (0.46%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 24 (11.06%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.14%) IBM
3 11 (5.07%) Oracle
4 9 (4.15%) Splunk
5 7 (3.23%) Google
6 6 (2.76%) Pega
7 4 (1.84%) SAP
8 3 (1.38%) Sage
9 2 (0.92%) Adobe
9 2 (0.92%) DoubleClick
9 2 (0.92%) Escenic
10 1 (0.46%) New Relic
10 1 (0.46%) Percona