Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Node.js skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Node.js over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Node.js
UK
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 35 41 72
Rank change year-on-year +6 +31 -1
Permanent jobs citing Node.js 7,954 3,888 5,858
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 7.04% 5.72% 4.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.21% 14.02% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4,367 3,319 4,766
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £44,125 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £55,330
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +8.44% +5.39%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,250 £50,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year +0.50% +4.71% +0.53%

Node.js 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 46,206 27,737 53,745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.89% 40.80% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30,515 23,129 44,727
10th Percentile £35,250 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,575 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.10% +5.72% -

Node.js
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Node.js in the UK

Node.js
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Node.js.

Salary trend for Node.js in the UK

Node.js
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Node.js over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Node.js in the UK

Node.js
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Node.js within the UK over the 6 months to 1 August 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 +7 7,185 £62,500 +4.17% 1,276
London +12 4,512 £75,000 +7.14% 612
UK excluding London +1 2,922 £50,250 +0.50% 716
Work from Home -1 1,799 £65,000 +8.33% 287
South East +26 993 £57,500 +4.55% 121
North of England -12 724 £50,000 - 277
South West -10 392 £50,000 +1.01% 98
North West -3 367 £50,000 - 175
Yorkshire -9 325 £52,500 +5.00% 68
Scotland +5 277 £50,000 +11.11% 42
Midlands -56 250 £50,000 +11.11% 97
East of England -8 160 £50,000 - 59
West Midlands -78 136 £55,000 +10.00% 62
East Midlands -12 114 £50,000 +21.21% 35
Northern Ireland +21 73 £30,250 -43.72% 10
Wales -15 55 £45,000 - 12
North East -24 32 £38,750 -22.50% 34

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT jobs citing Node.js 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 Node.js.

1 5,538 (69.63%) JavaScript
2 5,255 (66.07%) React
3 3,982 (50.06%) Agile Software Development
4 3,298 (41.46%) AWS
5 3,026 (38.04%) TypeScript
6 2,860 (35.96%) Full Stack Development
7 2,845 (35.77%) Software Engineering
8 2,386 (30.00%) CSS
9 2,329 (29.28%) AngularJS
10 2,210 (27.78%) Docker
11 2,151 (27.04%) HTML
11 2,151 (27.04%) Java
12 2,115 (26.59%) Microservices
13 2,105 (26.46%) Python
14 2,068 (26.00%) Git (software)
15 1,801 (22.64%) DevOps
16 1,696 (21.32%) Finance
17 1,637 (20.58%) TDD
18 1,620 (20.37%) Kubernetes
19 1,539 (19.35%) Azure
20 1,380 (17.35%) SQL
21 1,376 (17.30%) MongoDB
22 1,364 (17.15%) PostgreSQL
23 1,335 (16.78%) User Experience
24 1,293 (16.26%) Serverless
25 1,272 (15.99%) Scrum
26 1,269 (15.95%) Social Skills
27 1,263 (15.88%) C#
28 1,252 (15.74%) GraphQL
29 1,229 (15.45%) REST

Node.js
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
1 441 (5.54%) Elasticsearch
2 301 (3.78%) Apache
3 279 (3.51%) Apache Spark
4 242 (3.04%) CMS
5 211 (2.65%) GemFire
6 192 (2.41%) Confluence
7 143 (1.80%) WordPress
8 114 (1.43%) nginx
9 76 (0.96%) Tomcat
10 65 (0.82%) Drupal
11 63 (0.79%) Headless CMS
12 55 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
13 53 (0.67%) Apache Solr
14 46 (0.58%) IIS
15 35 (0.44%) Kentico
16 30 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 29 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
17 29 (0.36%) JBoss
18 18 (0.23%) IBM Domino
19 16 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 79 (0.99%) Sketch
2 67 (0.84%) Figma
3 43 (0.54%) Chatbot
4 42 (0.53%) InVision
5 41 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 32 (0.40%) Adobe XD
7 25 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
8 17 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
8 17 (0.21%) MS Visio
9 12 (0.15%) Zeplin
10 10 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 10 (0.13%) Marvel
11 8 (0.10%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (0.075%) Adobe After Effects
13 6 (0.075%) Adobe Premiere
13 6 (0.075%) InDesign
13 6 (0.075%) Microsoft Project
14 5 (0.063%) Final Cut Pro
15 4 (0.050%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 55 (0.69%) Magento
2 50 (0.63%) Shopify
3 12 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.10%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (0.10%) WebTrends
5 7 (0.088%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 7 (0.088%) SDL Web 8
5 7 (0.088%) Summit
6 3 (0.038%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.038%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.038%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.025%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.013%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.013%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 3,298 (41.46%) AWS
2 1,539 (19.35%) Azure
3 1,293 (16.26%) Serverless
4 1,153 (14.50%) GCP
5 807 (10.15%) GitHub
6 802 (10.08%) AWS Lambda
7 665 (8.36%) SaaS
8 405 (5.09%) Amazon S3
9 314 (3.95%) Amazon SQS
9 314 (3.95%) npm
10 222 (2.79%) PaaS
11 205 (2.58%) Amazon ECS
12 189 (2.38%) Amazon Kinesis
13 164 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
14 147 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
15 140 (1.76%) AWS Step Functions
16 138 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
17 132 (1.66%) Heroku
17 132 (1.66%) OpenShift
18 112 (1.41%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 249 (3.13%) HTTP
2 119 (1.50%) Internet
3 69 (0.87%) Firewall
4 67 (0.84%) Broadband
5 51 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 37 (0.47%) DNS
7 32 (0.40%) Bluetooth
7 32 (0.40%) Calico
8 17 (0.21%) DVB
8 17 (0.21%) SSH
9 16 (0.20%) IPv4
9 16 (0.20%) VPN
10 15 (0.19%) Asterisk PBX
10 15 (0.19%) SSL
11 12 (0.15%) LAN
11 12 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
12 11 (0.14%) Network Security
12 11 (0.14%) SMTP
12 11 (0.14%) WAN
13 10 (0.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,376 (17.30%) MongoDB
2 1,364 (17.15%) PostgreSQL
3 1,019 (12.81%) NoSQL
4 1,010 (12.70%) MySQL
5 690 (8.67%) Redis
6 605 (7.61%) Relational Database
7 518 (6.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 512 (6.44%) SQL Server
9 393 (4.94%) Big Data
10 326 (4.10%) Amazon RDS
11 229 (2.88%) MariaDB
12 175 (2.20%) HBase
13 105 (1.32%) Blockchain
14 100 (1.26%) Amazon Aurora
15 93 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
16 90 (1.13%) Hadoop
17 71 (0.89%) RDBMS
18 57 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
19 48 (0.60%) Apache Hive
19 48 (0.60%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 2,068 (26.00%) Git (software)
2 844 (10.61%) Jenkins
3 710 (8.93%) webpack
4 608 (7.64%) Cypress.io
5 404 (5.08%) JIRA
6 351 (4.41%) Cucumber
7 307 (3.86%) Storybook
8 294 (3.70%) gulp
9 273 (3.43%) Gradle
10 271 (3.41%) JUnit
11 258 (3.24%) Protractor
12 249 (3.13%) GitLab
13 246 (3.09%) Sonatype Nexus
14 228 (2.87%) Eclipse
14 228 (2.87%) Mocha
15 223 (2.80%) Mockito
16 219 (2.75%) Selenium
17 212 (2.67%) IntelliJ
18 202 (2.54%) CircleCI
19 168 (2.11%) Jasmine
General
1 1,696 (21.32%) Finance
2 1,269 (15.95%) Social Skills
3 590 (7.42%) Banking
4 577 (7.25%) Marketing
5 434 (5.46%) Retail
6 353 (4.44%) Law
7 351 (4.41%) Games
8 322 (4.05%) Public Sector
9 320 (4.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 312 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
11 263 (3.31%) Front Office
12 97 (1.22%) Advertising
13 95 (1.19%) Telecoms
14 91 (1.14%) Presentation Skills
15 89 (1.12%) Legal
16 80 (1.01%) Financial Institution
17 78 (0.98%) Publishing
18 73 (0.92%) Manufacturing
19 70 (0.88%) Organisational Skills
20 60 (0.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4,182 (52.58%) Developer
2 1,508 (18.96%) Software Engineer
3 1,047 (13.16%) Full Stack Developer
4 1,036 (13.02%) Senior Developer
5 833 (10.47%) React Developer
6 670 (8.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 648 (8.15%) JavaScript Developer
8 517 (6.50%) Senior Software Engineer
9 514 (6.46%) Software Developer
10 437 (5.49%) Node.js Developer
11 280 (3.52%) Lead Developer
12 260 (3.27%) Java Developer
13 254 (3.19%) PHP Developer
14 228 (2.87%) Backend Developer
15 219 (2.75%) Architect
16 204 (2.56%) Senior Software Developer
17 203 (2.55%) Senior Full Stack Developer
18 193 (2.43%) JavaScript Engineer
19 191 (2.40%) DevOps Engineer
20 185 (2.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,255 (66.07%) React
2 2,386 (30.00%) CSS
3 2,329 (29.28%) AngularJS
4 2,151 (27.04%) HTML
5 1,252 (15.74%) GraphQL
6 1,229 (15.45%) REST
7 1,136 (14.28%) Redux
8 1,030 (12.95%) .NET
9 989 (12.43%) Web Services
10 974 (12.25%) Vue.js
11 970 (12.20%) RESTful
12 891 (11.20%) HTML5
13 884 (11.11%) Spring
14 732 (9.20%) Kafka
15 704 (8.85%) React Native
16 695 (8.74%) Jest
17 685 (8.61%) Express
18 611 (7.68%) JSON
19 578 (7.27%) Sass
20 543 (6.83%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1,335 (16.78%) User Experience
2 498 (6.26%) Mobile App
3 468 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 376 (4.73%) Self-Motivation
5 272 (3.42%) Linux Command Line
6 200 (2.51%) Virtual Team
7 189 (2.38%) Cloud Native
8 180 (2.26%) Algorithms
9 174 (2.19%) Hedge funds
10 166 (2.09%) Blog
11 164 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
12 132 (1.66%) Data Structures
13 124 (1.56%) Fixed Income
14 120 (1.51%) Public Cloud
15 109 (1.37%) Equities
16 100 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 100 (1.26%) Social Media
17 90 (1.13%) Derivative
18 88 (1.11%) Video\Live Streaming
19 84 (1.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 761 (9.57%) Linux
2 357 (4.49%) Android
3 324 (4.07%) Unix
4 323 (4.06%) Apple iOS
5 301 (3.78%) Windows
6 39 (0.49%) Ubuntu
7 33 (0.41%) CentOS
8 26 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (0.21%) Mesosphere
10 12 (0.15%) Alpine Linux
11 9 (0.11%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.10%) Debian
13 7 (0.088%) Windows 10
13 7 (0.088%) Windows Server
14 6 (0.075%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.075%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.050%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (0.050%) Tizen
15 4 (0.050%) webOS
16 2 (0.025%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,982 (50.06%) Agile Software Development
2 2,860 (35.96%) Full Stack Development
3 2,845 (35.77%) Software Engineering
4 2,115 (26.59%) Microservices
5 1,801 (22.64%) DevOps
6 1,637 (20.58%) TDD
7 1,272 (15.99%) Scrum
8 1,127 (14.17%) Front End Development
9 1,078 (13.55%) Test Automation
10 1,029 (12.94%) Mentoring
11 905 (11.38%) Computer Science
12 859 (10.80%) Problem-Solving
13 790 (9.93%) BDD
14 777 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
15 761 (9.57%) Web Development
16 719 (9.04%) Fintech
17 686 (8.62%) OO
18 650 (8.17%) Open Source
19 627 (7.88%) E-Commerce
20 566 (7.12%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5,538 (69.63%) JavaScript
2 3,026 (38.04%) TypeScript
3 2,151 (27.04%) Java
4 2,105 (26.46%) Python
5 1,380 (17.35%) SQL
6 1,263 (15.88%) C#
7 1,017 (12.79%) PHP
8 745 (9.37%) ES6
9 681 (8.56%) Go
10 437 (5.49%) Ruby
11 315 (3.96%) C++
12 296 (3.72%) Scala
13 287 (3.61%) Kotlin
14 257 (3.23%) Groovy
15 230 (2.89%) Bash Shell
16 192 (2.41%) Shell Script
17 144 (1.81%) Java 8
18 142 (1.79%) C
19 128 (1.61%) PowerShell
20 120 (1.51%) Rust
Qualifications
1 1,112 (13.98%) Degree
2 405 (5.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 286 (3.60%) Security Cleared
4 259 (3.26%) SC Cleared
5 198 (2.49%) OCP
5 198 (2.49%) Oracle Certification
6 126 (1.58%) Master's Degree
7 87 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
8 56 (0.70%) AWS Certification
9 37 (0.47%) PhD
10 33 (0.41%) DV Cleared
11 23 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 14 (0.18%) HND
14 13 (0.16%) DBS Check
15 10 (0.13%) SANS
16 7 (0.088%) ISTQB
17 6 (0.075%) MCSA
18 5 (0.063%) HNC
18 5 (0.063%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 417 (5.24%) QA
2 374 (4.70%) Accessibility
3 58 (0.73%) GDPR
4 45 (0.57%) SLA
5 42 (0.53%) WCAG
6 20 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (0.18%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.13%) WAI
9 5 (0.063%) HL7
9 5 (0.063%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.050%) ISO 13485
10 4 (0.050%) JTAG
11 3 (0.038%) IEC 62304
11 3 (0.038%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.038%) PSD2
System Software
1 2,210 (27.78%) Docker
2 171 (2.15%) HDFS
3 133 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
5 35 (0.44%) Active Directory
6 26 (0.33%) ISA Server
7 14 (0.18%) Ceph
8 13 (0.16%) Firmware
8 13 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.088%) KVM
10 6 (0.075%) Varnish
11 5 (0.063%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (0.063%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.063%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.063%) Xen
12 2 (0.025%) LXC
13 1 (0.013%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1,620 (20.37%) Kubernetes
2 843 (10.60%) Terraform
3 477 (6.00%) Ansible
4 243 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
5 109 (1.37%) Puppet
6 77 (0.97%) Prometheus
7 76 (0.96%) Grafana
8 62 (0.78%) Kibana
9 46 (0.58%) Istio
10 32 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
10 32 (0.40%) Graphite
11 21 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
12 17 (0.21%) Automic
12 17 (0.21%) linkerd
13 16 (0.20%) Consul
13 16 (0.20%) logstash
14 15 (0.19%) Rancher
14 15 (0.19%) Salt
14 15 (0.19%) yum
14 15 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 606 (7.62%) Google
2 346 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 285 (3.58%) Oracle
4 228 (2.87%) VMware
5 199 (2.50%) Okta
6 95 (1.19%) Zend
7 90 (1.13%) IBM
8 89 (1.12%) Adobe
9 74 (0.93%) Spotify
10 65 (0.82%) Atlassian
10 65 (0.82%) Facebook
11 64 (0.80%) Apple
12 61 (0.77%) YouTube
13 58 (0.73%) New Relic
14 56 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
15 51 (0.64%) SAP
16 50 (0.63%) Instagram
17 41 (0.52%) Splunk
18 38 (0.48%) Netlify
19 36 (0.45%) Dell