Period
to 2 April 2020

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 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Node.js
UK
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 66 65
Rank change year-on-year +19 -1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Node.js 5,929 6,157 8,122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 5.06% 4.16% 4.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.89% 10.58% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5,570 5,551 7,937
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 46,009 58,222 72,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.28% 39.33% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 37,824 47,759 60,993
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%

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 2 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Node.js in the UK

Node.js
Top 18 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 2 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 +17 5,567 £60,000 +4.35% 1,023
London +21 3,013 £70,000 +2.94% 445
UK excluding London +14 2,825 £50,000 - 626
South East +21 787 £50,000 -4.76% 131
North of England -2 756 £50,000 +5.26% 213
Work from Home +4 663 £57,500 -4.17% 108
South West +9 430 £47,500 - 82
North West +6 417 £50,000 - 124
Midlands +14 338 £45,000 - 97
Yorkshire +12 316 £50,000 +11.11% 58
East of England +24 219 £60,000 +14.29% 57
Scotland +35 217 £47,500 - 31
West Midlands +21 202 £47,500 +10.47% 61
East Midlands -7 133 £42,500 -10.53% 36
Wales +19 64 £40,000 +6.67% 14
North East -16 23 £51,500 +6.27% 31
Northern Ireland -1 20 £47,500 +20.25% 3
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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 4,355 (73.45%) JavaScript
2 3,031 (51.12%) Agile Software Development
3 2,820 (47.56%) React
4 2,376 (40.07%) AngularJS
5 2,218 (37.41%) AWS
6 1,872 (31.57%) HTML
7 1,846 (31.14%) CSS
8 1,794 (30.26%) Java
9 1,672 (28.20%) TDD
10 1,537 (25.92%) Microservices
11 1,522 (25.67%) C#
12 1,483 (25.01%) Azure
13 1,459 (24.61%) .NET
14 1,457 (24.57%) Software Engineering
15 1,330 (22.43%) Docker
16 1,310 (22.09%) DevOps
17 1,278 (21.56%) TypeScript
18 1,267 (21.37%) Python
19 1,237 (20.86%) Git (software)
20 1,116 (18.82%) Scrum
21 1,104 (18.62%) Vue.js
22 1,038 (17.51%) Finance
23 1,030 (17.37%) BDD
24 994 (16.77%) MongoDB
25 938 (15.82%) SQL
26 921 (15.53%) Front End Development
27 890 (15.01%) MVC
28 882 (14.88%) SQL Server
29 870 (14.67%) Kubernetes
30 834 (14.07%) HTML5

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
1 563 (9.50%) Elasticsearch
2 161 (2.72%) CMS
3 118 (1.99%) Confluence
4 109 (1.84%) Apache Spark
5 105 (1.77%) WordPress
6 99 (1.67%) nginx
7 88 (1.48%) Apache
8 52 (0.88%) Tomcat
9 49 (0.83%) JBoss
10 48 (0.81%) IIS
10 48 (0.81%) Umbraco
11 45 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
12 37 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
13 30 (0.51%) Drupal
14 29 (0.49%) WebSphere
15 27 (0.46%) EPiServer
15 27 (0.46%) OpenStack
15 27 (0.46%) SharePoint
16 21 (0.35%) Sitefinity
17 17 (0.29%) Kentico
Applications
1 37 (0.62%) Zeplin
2 28 (0.47%) InVision
3 27 (0.46%) Adobe XD
4 26 (0.44%) Sketch
5 13 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (0.13%) Chatbot
7 8 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.067%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.017%) Figma
10 1 (0.017%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.017%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.017%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 52 (0.88%) Magento
2 17 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.24%) Shopify
4 11 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
5 7 (0.12%) SDL Web 8
6 6 (0.10%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.067%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.051%) R3 Corda
8 3 (0.051%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.017%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.017%) Ripple
9 1 (0.017%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.017%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2,218 (37.41%) AWS
2 1,483 (25.01%) Azure
3 698 (11.77%) GCP
4 577 (9.73%) Serverless
5 359 (6.05%) AWS Lambda
6 285 (4.81%) npm
7 271 (4.57%) GitHub
8 239 (4.03%) SaaS
9 176 (2.97%) Amazon S3
10 165 (2.78%) Amazon ECS
11 126 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
12 116 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
13 113 (1.91%) OpenShift
14 108 (1.82%) PaaS
15 96 (1.62%) Amazon SQS
16 71 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
17 57 (0.96%) Amazon Kinesis
18 55 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 50 (0.84%) Amazon EKS
20 49 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 181 (3.05%) Internet
2 97 (1.64%) HTTP
3 49 (0.83%) DNS
4 38 (0.64%) TCP/IP
5 36 (0.61%) Firewall
6 24 (0.40%) SSL
7 15 (0.25%) VoIP
8 13 (0.22%) RFID
9 11 (0.19%) SNA
10 10 (0.17%) Wireless
11 9 (0.15%) DHCP
12 7 (0.12%) 3GPP
12 7 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
12 7 (0.12%) VPN
13 6 (0.10%) HTTPS
14 5 (0.084%) DSL
14 5 (0.084%) LAN
14 5 (0.084%) MQTT
14 5 (0.084%) Network Security
14 5 (0.084%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 994 (16.77%) MongoDB
2 882 (14.88%) SQL Server
3 697 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 508 (8.57%) MySQL
5 351 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
6 319 (5.38%) SQL Server 2019
7 230 (3.88%) Relational Database
8 222 (3.74%) Big Data
9 195 (3.29%) Redis
10 156 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 132 (2.23%) Hadoop
12 130 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
13 102 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
14 67 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
15 62 (1.05%) Blockchain
16 58 (0.98%) Amazon Athena
17 43 (0.73%) Amazon Redshift
18 42 (0.71%) RDBMS
19 32 (0.54%) Apache Hive
20 28 (0.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1,237 (20.86%) Git (software)
2 487 (8.21%) Jenkins
3 436 (7.35%) webpack
4 313 (5.28%) JIRA
5 233 (3.93%) gulp
6 213 (3.59%) Selenium
7 155 (2.61%) Jasmine
8 141 (2.38%) Maven
9 140 (2.36%) Grunt
10 128 (2.16%) Cucumber
11 110 (1.86%) Mocha
12 102 (1.72%) Bitbucket
13 98 (1.65%) GitLab
14 94 (1.59%) TeamCity
15 80 (1.35%) Subversion
16 73 (1.23%) Visual Studio
17 72 (1.21%) Babel
18 70 (1.18%) Artifactory
18 70 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
18 70 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1,038 (17.51%) Finance
2 351 (5.92%) Banking
3 306 (5.16%) Retail
4 241 (4.06%) Games
5 195 (3.29%) Front Office
6 185 (3.12%) Marketing
7 162 (2.73%) Public Sector
8 112 (1.89%) Investment Banking
8 112 (1.89%) Law
9 75 (1.26%) Legal
10 73 (1.23%) Advertising
11 71 (1.20%) Telecoms
12 61 (1.03%) Manufacturing
13 37 (0.62%) Financial Institution
14 33 (0.56%) Electronics
15 23 (0.39%) Publishing
16 21 (0.35%) Automotive
17 17 (0.29%) Multimedia
18 16 (0.27%) Brand Awareness
19 15 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3,883 (65.49%) Developer
2 737 (12.43%) Software Engineer
3 717 (12.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 717 (12.09%) Senior Developer
4 707 (11.92%) .NET Developer
5 668 (11.27%) Full Stack Developer
6 648 (10.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 507 (8.55%) React Developer
8 494 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
9 410 (6.92%) Java Developer
10 368 (6.21%) C# Developer
11 336 (5.67%) Software Developer
12 302 (5.09%) C# .NET Developer
13 246 (4.15%) DevOps Engineer
14 231 (3.90%) Architect
15 225 (3.79%) Senior Software Engineer
16 215 (3.63%) Lead Developer
17 211 (3.56%) PHP Developer
18 207 (3.49%) Junior
19 182 (3.07%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,820 (47.56%) React
2 2,376 (40.07%) AngularJS
3 1,872 (31.57%) HTML
4 1,846 (31.14%) CSS
5 1,459 (24.61%) .NET
6 1,104 (18.62%) Vue.js
7 834 (14.07%) HTML5
8 806 (13.59%) RESTful
9 742 (12.51%) ASP.NET
10 684 (11.54%) Web Services
11 652 (11.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 647 (10.91%) .NET Core
13 617 (10.41%) Redux
14 593 (10.00%) .NET Framework
15 588 (9.92%) REST
16 557 (9.39%) ASP.NET MVC
17 534 (9.01%) CSS3
18 527 (8.89%) Sass
19 503 (8.48%) jQuery
20 476 (8.03%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 668 (11.27%) Greenfield Project
2 613 (10.34%) User Experience
3 238 (4.01%) Mobile App
4 180 (3.04%) Hedge funds
5 173 (2.92%) Fixed Income
6 166 (2.80%) Public Cloud
7 162 (2.73%) Derivative
8 159 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
9 156 (2.63%) Cloud Native
10 152 (2.56%) Equities
11 129 (2.18%) Algorithms
12 113 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
13 110 (1.86%) Blog
14 103 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 102 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
16 99 (1.67%) Data Structures
17 60 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
18 51 (0.86%) Social Media
19 50 (0.84%) Equity Derivative
20 34 (0.57%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 636 (10.73%) Linux
2 276 (4.66%) Windows
3 219 (3.69%) Unix
4 206 (3.47%) Android
5 177 (2.99%) Apple iOS
6 74 (1.25%) Mac OS X
7 33 (0.56%) CentOS
8 32 (0.54%) Windows Server
9 30 (0.51%) Ubuntu
10 24 (0.40%) Debian
11 16 (0.27%) Mac OS
12 12 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.084%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.051%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.051%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.051%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.034%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.034%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.017%) AIX
16 1 (0.017%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,031 (51.12%) Agile Software Development
2 1,672 (28.20%) TDD
3 1,537 (25.92%) Microservices
4 1,457 (24.57%) Software Engineering
5 1,310 (22.09%) DevOps
6 1,116 (18.82%) Scrum
7 1,030 (17.37%) BDD
8 921 (15.53%) Front End Development
9 890 (15.01%) MVC
10 652 (11.00%) Test Automation
11 626 (10.56%) OO
12 607 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
13 533 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
14 520 (8.77%) Kanban
15 516 (8.70%) Web Development
16 502 (8.47%) Web Application Development
17 470 (7.93%) Mentoring
18 460 (7.76%) Open Source
19 381 (6.43%) Fintech
20 380 (6.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4,355 (73.45%) JavaScript
2 1,794 (30.26%) Java
3 1,522 (25.67%) C#
4 1,278 (21.56%) TypeScript
5 1,267 (21.37%) Python
6 938 (15.82%) SQL
7 717 (12.09%) PHP
8 517 (8.72%) ES6
9 448 (7.56%) Ruby
10 430 (7.25%) Go
11 270 (4.55%) Scala
12 254 (4.28%) C++
13 237 (4.00%) Bash Shell
14 213 (3.59%) Java 8
15 185 (3.12%) Kotlin
16 156 (2.63%) PowerShell
17 144 (2.43%) C
18 75 (1.26%) T-SQL
19 70 (1.18%) R
20 53 (0.89%) ES7
Qualifications
1 370 (6.24%) Degree
2 168 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 112 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 41 (0.69%) AWS Certification
5 37 (0.62%) DV Cleared
6 33 (0.56%) SC Cleared
7 17 (0.29%) Master's Degree
8 11 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.15%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.12%) CISSP
10 7 (0.12%) ISEB
10 7 (0.12%) PhD
11 6 (0.10%) CCNA
11 6 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.10%) GIAC
11 6 (0.10%) HND
11 6 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.10%) MCSE
11 6 (0.10%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.10%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 314 (5.30%) QA
2 15 (0.25%) WCAG
3 10 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.13%) SLA
5 7 (0.12%) GDPR
5 7 (0.12%) ISO 15022
5 7 (0.12%) ISO 20022
6 4 (0.067%) WAI
7 3 (0.051%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.051%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.051%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.034%) PMO
9 1 (0.017%) PSD2
System Software
1 1,330 (22.43%) Docker
2 34 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (0.20%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.20%) vSphere
5 10 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (0.17%) Varnish
6 8 (0.13%) LXC
7 5 (0.084%) etcd
7 5 (0.084%) Firmware
8 4 (0.067%) Kamailio
8 4 (0.067%) OpenAM
8 4 (0.067%) OpenDJ
8 4 (0.067%) OpenIDM
9 3 (0.051%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.034%) iptables
11 1 (0.017%) KVM
11 1 (0.017%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.017%) zsh
Systems Management
1 870 (14.67%) Kubernetes
2 366 (6.17%) Terraform
3 315 (5.31%) Ansible
4 153 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
5 139 (2.34%) Puppet
6 45 (0.76%) Kibana
7 34 (0.57%) logstash
8 22 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
9 21 (0.35%) Istio
10 18 (0.30%) Salt
11 15 (0.25%) cPanel
11 15 (0.25%) SCCM
12 13 (0.22%) Grafana
12 13 (0.22%) Prometheus
13 12 (0.20%) Plesk
14 11 (0.19%) Consul
15 10 (0.17%) Packer
16 9 (0.15%) Rancher
17 7 (0.12%) OpenNebula
18 6 (0.10%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 422 (7.12%) Microsoft
2 416 (7.02%) Google
3 249 (4.20%) Oracle
4 95 (1.60%) Atlassian
5 68 (1.15%) SAP
6 64 (1.08%) Adobe
6 64 (1.08%) Splunk
7 51 (0.86%) Facebook
7 51 (0.86%) Sitecore
7 51 (0.86%) Zend
8 47 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
9 37 (0.62%) Red Hat
10 30 (0.51%) Tableau
11 27 (0.46%) Apple
12 24 (0.40%) IBM
13 20 (0.34%) ServiceNow
14 19 (0.32%) New Relic
15 17 (0.29%) AppDynamics
15 17 (0.29%) Xamarin
16 16 (0.27%) Alterian