Period
to 10 May 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 10 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Node.js
UK
6 months to
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 44 67
Rank change year-on-year +4 +23 0
Permanent jobs citing Node.js 5,205 5,339 5,999
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 5.93% 5.34% 4.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.83% 13.54% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,944 4,586 4,857
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.35% +9.52%
75th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 35,096 39,435 56,607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.00% 39.41% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 27,328 32,710 46,657
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 10 May 2021.

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 10 May 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 +5 4,816 £62,500 +4.17% 1,136
London +4 2,561 £72,500 +3.57% 461
UK excluding London +12 2,400 £52,500 +5.00% 735
Work from Home -6 1,302 £62,500 +4.17% 254
South East +24 682 £55,000 +4.76% 142
North of England +3 656 £52,500 +5.00% 261
South West +3 396 £50,000 - 86
North West +3 341 £55,000 +10.00% 160
Midlands +9 289 £50,000 +11.11% 108
Yorkshire 0 284 £52,500 +5.00% 77
Scotland -16 152 £50,000 - 39
East of England +14 149 £55,000 - 67
West Midlands -9 148 £55,000 +15.79% 65
East Midlands +26 141 £50,000 +17.65% 42
Northern Ireland +22 40 £35,000 -26.32% 13
Wales +9 39 £45,000 +12.50% 19
North East +9 31 £38,750 -22.50% 24
Isle of Man -12 2 £47,500 -26.92%

For the 6 months to 10 May 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 3,770 (72.43%) JavaScript
2 2,836 (54.49%) React
3 2,412 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
4 1,998 (38.39%) AWS
5 1,598 (30.70%) Software Engineering
6 1,596 (30.66%) CSS
7 1,591 (30.57%) TypeScript
8 1,568 (30.12%) AngularJS
9 1,480 (28.43%) Docker
10 1,474 (28.32%) HTML
11 1,388 (26.67%) Microservices
12 1,342 (25.78%) Python
13 1,272 (24.44%) Java
14 1,153 (22.15%) Git (software)
15 1,152 (22.13%) DevOps
16 1,072 (20.60%) Kubernetes
17 1,021 (19.62%) Azure
18 916 (17.60%) C#
19 914 (17.56%) TDD
20 869 (16.70%) Finance
21 842 (16.18%) SQL
22 825 (15.85%) MongoDB
23 783 (15.04%) Front End Development
24 772 (14.83%) Social Skills
25 769 (14.77%) REST
26 744 (14.29%) Scrum
27 726 (13.95%) Vue.js
28 718 (13.79%) .NET
29 717 (13.78%) PHP
30 711 (13.66%) User Experience

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
1 267 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
2 142 (2.73%) Apache
3 136 (2.61%) Apache Spark
4 131 (2.52%) Confluence
5 120 (2.31%) CMS
6 105 (2.02%) WordPress
7 62 (1.19%) nginx
8 49 (0.94%) Tomcat
9 48 (0.92%) GemFire
10 39 (0.75%) Drupal
11 33 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
12 32 (0.61%) JBoss
13 24 (0.46%) IIS
14 23 (0.44%) Apache Solr
15 22 (0.42%) Headless CMS
16 21 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
17 18 (0.35%) OpenStack
17 18 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 15 (0.29%) Apache Airflow
19 9 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 36 (0.69%) Figma
2 33 (0.63%) Sketch
3 32 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 31 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
5 23 (0.44%) InVision
6 18 (0.35%) Chatbot
7 14 (0.27%) Adobe XD
8 9 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.17%) MS Visio
9 7 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.13%) Zeplin
10 6 (0.12%) Marvel
11 5 (0.096%) Adobe After Effects
12 4 (0.077%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.019%) Gephi
13 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (0.67%) Magento
2 32 (0.61%) Shopify
3 6 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.12%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.077%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 4 (0.077%) Summit
5 2 (0.038%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.038%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.019%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.019%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.019%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.019%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.019%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,998 (38.39%) AWS
2 1,021 (19.62%) Azure
3 709 (13.62%) GCP
4 641 (12.32%) Serverless
5 473 (9.09%) SaaS
6 427 (8.20%) AWS Lambda
7 346 (6.65%) GitHub
8 194 (3.73%) Amazon S3
9 159 (3.05%) Amazon SQS
10 157 (3.02%) npm
11 131 (2.52%) Amazon ECS
12 110 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 101 (1.94%) Amazon EKS
14 100 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
15 96 (1.84%) PaaS
16 81 (1.56%) Amazon Kinesis
17 65 (1.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 64 (1.23%) CloudFront
19 63 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
20 60 (1.15%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 86 (1.65%) HTTP
2 78 (1.50%) Internet
3 31 (0.60%) Firewall
4 21 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 17 (0.33%) DNS
6 12 (0.23%) FTP
7 11 (0.21%) Broadband
8 7 (0.13%) Calico
8 7 (0.13%) SSH
8 7 (0.13%) SSL
8 7 (0.13%) VLAN
9 6 (0.12%) AMQP
9 6 (0.12%) Intranet
9 6 (0.12%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (0.096%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.096%) Network Security
11 4 (0.077%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (0.077%) VoIP
11 4 (0.077%) Wireless
11 4 (0.077%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 825 (15.85%) MongoDB
2 684 (13.14%) MySQL
3 604 (11.60%) PostgreSQL
4 571 (10.97%) NoSQL
5 382 (7.34%) SQL Server
6 287 (5.51%) Relational Database
7 251 (4.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 251 (4.82%) Redis
8 215 (4.13%) Big Data
9 158 (3.04%) Amazon RDS
10 90 (1.73%) Hadoop
11 72 (1.38%) MariaDB
12 65 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
13 62 (1.19%) Apache Hive
14 49 (0.94%) Blockchain
15 44 (0.85%) Amazon Redshift
16 35 (0.67%) HBase
17 34 (0.65%) BigQuery
18 31 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
19 28 (0.54%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 1,153 (22.15%) Git (software)
2 490 (9.41%) Jenkins
3 337 (6.47%) webpack
4 288 (5.53%) JIRA
5 230 (4.42%) Cypress.io
6 190 (3.65%) GitLab
7 165 (3.17%) gulp
8 129 (2.48%) Mocha
9 126 (2.42%) Bitbucket
10 118 (2.27%) Cucumber
11 115 (2.21%) Selenium
12 108 (2.07%) CircleCI
13 103 (1.98%) JUnit
14 98 (1.88%) Gradle
15 92 (1.77%) Storybook
16 91 (1.75%) Jasmine
17 85 (1.63%) Maven
18 84 (1.61%) TeamCity
19 74 (1.42%) Grunt
19 74 (1.42%) Protractor
General
1 869 (16.70%) Finance
2 772 (14.83%) Social Skills
3 309 (5.94%) Marketing
4 251 (4.82%) Banking
5 231 (4.44%) Games
6 230 (4.42%) Retail
7 172 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
8 160 (3.07%) Law
9 155 (2.98%) Front Office
10 140 (2.69%) Public Sector
11 76 (1.46%) Telecoms
12 66 (1.27%) Advertising
13 61 (1.17%) Manufacturing
14 58 (1.11%) Automotive
15 57 (1.10%) Organisational Skills
16 45 (0.86%) Publishing
17 33 (0.63%) Presentation Skills
18 29 (0.56%) Electronics
19 28 (0.54%) Financial Institution
19 28 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3,036 (58.33%) Developer
2 788 (15.14%) Full Stack Developer
3 774 (14.87%) Software Engineer
4 700 (13.45%) Senior Developer
5 646 (12.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 586 (11.26%) React Developer
7 482 (9.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 424 (8.15%) Node.js Developer
9 293 (5.63%) Software Developer
10 275 (5.28%) Senior Software Engineer
11 247 (4.75%) PHP Developer
12 222 (4.27%) DevOps Engineer
13 205 (3.94%) Java Developer
14 195 (3.75%) Lead Developer
15 153 (2.94%) Backend Developer
15 153 (2.94%) JavaScript Engineer
16 142 (2.73%) Architect
17 140 (2.69%) .NET Developer
18 136 (2.61%) Senior Full Stack Developer
19 127 (2.44%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,836 (54.49%) React
2 1,596 (30.66%) CSS
3 1,568 (30.12%) AngularJS
4 1,474 (28.32%) HTML
5 769 (14.77%) REST
6 726 (13.95%) Vue.js
7 718 (13.79%) .NET
8 603 (11.59%) HTML5
9 598 (11.49%) Redux
10 596 (11.45%) GraphQL
11 568 (10.91%) RESTful
12 449 (8.63%) Web Services
13 444 (8.53%) CSS3
14 416 (7.99%) Kafka
15 413 (7.93%) Sass
16 406 (7.80%) Spring
17 354 (6.80%) jQuery
17 354 (6.80%) React Native
18 351 (6.74%) Express
19 334 (6.42%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 711 (13.66%) User Experience
2 384 (7.38%) Greenfield Project
3 282 (5.42%) Mobile App
4 233 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
5 149 (2.86%) Cloud Native
6 115 (2.21%) Blog
7 110 (2.11%) Linux Command Line
8 99 (1.90%) Hedge funds
9 94 (1.81%) Virtual Team
10 92 (1.77%) Algorithms
11 82 (1.58%) Data Structures
11 82 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
12 81 (1.56%) Fixed Income
13 79 (1.52%) Public Cloud
14 77 (1.48%) Equities
15 59 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 54 (1.04%) Derivative
17 51 (0.98%) N-Tier
18 43 (0.83%) Client/Server
19 42 (0.81%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 504 (9.68%) Linux
2 176 (3.38%) Android
3 165 (3.17%) Unix
4 159 (3.05%) Windows
5 152 (2.92%) Apple iOS
6 31 (0.60%) Ubuntu
7 13 (0.25%) Debian
7 13 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.21%) CentOS
9 5 (0.096%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.077%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (0.077%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.058%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.038%) Alpine Linux
12 2 (0.038%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.019%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.019%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.019%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.019%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.019%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,412 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 1,598 (30.70%) Software Engineering
3 1,388 (26.67%) Microservices
4 1,152 (22.13%) DevOps
5 914 (17.56%) TDD
6 783 (15.04%) Front End Development
7 744 (14.29%) Scrum
8 595 (11.43%) Mentoring
9 582 (11.18%) Test Automation
10 511 (9.82%) Fintech
11 468 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
12 431 (8.28%) Web Development
13 428 (8.22%) Computer Science
14 412 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
15 395 (7.59%) BDD
16 373 (7.17%) OO
17 355 (6.82%) E-Commerce
18 340 (6.53%) Unit Testing
19 337 (6.47%) OOP
20 323 (6.21%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3,770 (72.43%) JavaScript
2 1,591 (30.57%) TypeScript
3 1,342 (25.78%) Python
4 1,272 (24.44%) Java
5 916 (17.60%) C#
6 842 (16.18%) SQL
7 717 (13.78%) PHP
8 499 (9.59%) ES6
9 450 (8.65%) Go
10 256 (4.92%) Ruby
11 219 (4.21%) C++
12 167 (3.21%) Kotlin
13 164 (3.15%) Scala
14 156 (3.00%) Bash Shell
15 131 (2.52%) Java 8
16 84 (1.61%) PowerShell
17 68 (1.31%) C
18 63 (1.21%) Groovy
19 54 (1.04%) Rust
20 53 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 691 (13.28%) Degree
2 191 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 123 (2.36%) Security Cleared
4 94 (1.81%) SC Cleared
5 86 (1.65%) Numerate Degree
6 40 (0.77%) OCP
6 40 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
7 39 (0.75%) Master's Degree
8 38 (0.73%) AWS Certification
9 26 (0.50%) DV Cleared
10 24 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 21 (0.40%) PhD
12 16 (0.31%) HND
13 15 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (0.13%) HNC
15 5 (0.096%) SANS
16 4 (0.077%) MOS
16 4 (0.077%) TOGAF Certification
17 3 (0.058%) OSCP
18 2 (0.038%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 241 (4.63%) QA
2 27 (0.52%) GDPR
3 22 (0.42%) WCAG
4 20 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.13%) SLA
8 4 (0.077%) ISO 13485
8 4 (0.077%) JTAG
8 4 (0.077%) WAI
9 3 (0.058%) IEC 62304
10 2 (0.038%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.019%) PSD2
System Software
1 1,480 (28.43%) Docker
2 39 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (0.63%) HDFS
4 22 (0.42%) Active Directory
5 15 (0.29%) Firmware
6 10 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.12%) Xen
8 5 (0.096%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.096%) ISA Server
8 5 (0.096%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.058%) Ceph
9 3 (0.058%) Varnish
10 1 (0.019%) KVM
10 1 (0.019%) LXC
10 1 (0.019%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.019%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1,072 (20.60%) Kubernetes
2 456 (8.76%) Terraform
3 244 (4.69%) Ansible
4 108 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
5 85 (1.63%) Puppet
6 54 (1.04%) Prometheus
7 22 (0.42%) Kibana
8 21 (0.40%) Grafana
8 21 (0.40%) ZABBIX
9 19 (0.37%) Graphite
10 17 (0.33%) Istio
11 16 (0.31%) Nagios
12 8 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
12 8 (0.15%) Salt
13 7 (0.13%) Mesos
14 6 (0.12%) Marathon
14 6 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
15 5 (0.096%) HAProxy
15 5 (0.096%) logstash
15 5 (0.096%) SCCM
Vendors
1 337 (6.47%) Google
2 215 (4.13%) Microsoft
3 133 (2.56%) Oracle
4 74 (1.42%) VMware
5 72 (1.38%) Zend
6 58 (1.11%) Adobe
7 49 (0.94%) IBM
7 49 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
8 46 (0.88%) Sitecore
9 41 (0.79%) Okta
10 37 (0.71%) Atlassian
11 29 (0.56%) Spotify
12 27 (0.52%) Facebook
13 26 (0.50%) SAP
14 25 (0.48%) Yahoo!
15 24 (0.46%) Apple
16 20 (0.38%) DoubleClick
17 19 (0.37%) New Relic
17 19 (0.37%) Sun
18 17 (0.33%) PagerDuty