Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Node.js
UK
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 35 38 66
Rank change year-on-year +3 +28 +5
Permanent jobs citing Node.js 9,101 3,027 5,769
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 7.16% 6.10% 4.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.82% 13.86% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,580 2,659 4,771
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £83,750 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £88,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 51,083 21,841 51,735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.18% 44.00% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32,464 18,771 43,025
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +5.31%
75th Percentile £79,563 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 28 October 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 28 October 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 +3 7,924 £65,000 +8.33% 1,268
London +11 5,202 £75,000 +7.14% 664
UK excluding London -9 2,973 £52,500 +5.00% 680
Work from Home -3 2,077 £65,000 +13.04% 315
South East +20 983 £60,000 +4.35% 129
North of England -19 748 £50,000 - 235
South West -9 410 £52,500 +14.13% 75
North West -21 397 £50,000 - 133
Yorkshire -9 316 £52,500 +5.00% 68
Scotland +34 290 £50,000 +17.65% 45
Midlands -103 218 £52,500 +5.00% 101
East of England -38 183 £52,500 +10.53% 54
West Midlands -93 144 £52,500 +5.00% 55
Wales -14 83 £50,000 +11.11% 29
East Midlands -73 74 £52,500 +23.53% 45
Northern Ireland -1 63 £39,750 -24.29% 13
North East -43 35 £43,500 -8.42% 34

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 6,140 (67.47%) JavaScript
2 5,889 (64.71%) React
3 4,713 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3,763 (41.35%) AWS
5 3,660 (40.22%) TypeScript
6 3,358 (36.90%) Software Engineering
7 3,272 (35.95%) Full Stack Development
8 2,671 (29.35%) CSS
9 2,636 (28.96%) Docker
10 2,519 (27.68%) Java
11 2,470 (27.14%) HTML
12 2,463 (27.06%) Git (software)
13 2,358 (25.91%) AngularJS
14 2,294 (25.21%) Microservices
15 2,288 (25.14%) Python
16 2,212 (24.31%) DevOps
17 1,997 (21.94%) Kubernetes
18 1,991 (21.88%) TDD
19 1,924 (21.14%) Finance
20 1,817 (19.96%) Azure
21 1,683 (18.49%) Serverless
22 1,576 (17.32%) User Experience
23 1,541 (16.93%) SQL
24 1,523 (16.73%) C#
25 1,519 (16.69%) MongoDB
26 1,517 (16.67%) Social Skills
27 1,475 (16.21%) PostgreSQL
28 1,450 (15.93%) Test Automation
29 1,415 (15.55%) Scrum
30 1,396 (15.34%) GraphQL

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
1 463 (5.09%) Elasticsearch
2 314 (3.45%) CMS
3 305 (3.35%) Apache
4 267 (2.93%) Apache Spark
5 221 (2.43%) Confluence
6 210 (2.31%) GemFire
7 135 (1.48%) WordPress
8 134 (1.47%) nginx
9 85 (0.93%) Headless CMS
10 71 (0.78%) Tomcat
11 70 (0.77%) Drupal
12 53 (0.58%) Apache Solr
12 53 (0.58%) Ethereum
13 49 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
14 45 (0.49%) IIS
15 40 (0.44%) Kentico
16 35 (0.38%) JBoss
17 34 (0.37%) Apache Airflow
18 24 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 22 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 109 (1.20%) Figma
2 89 (0.98%) Sketch
3 49 (0.54%) InVision
4 44 (0.48%) Chatbot
5 35 (0.38%) Adobe XD
6 30 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 18 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 17 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
8 17 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
9 14 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
10 12 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 10 (0.11%) MS Visio
12 8 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 7 (0.077%) Marvel
13 7 (0.077%) Zeplin
14 6 (0.066%) Adobe Premiere
14 6 (0.066%) InDesign
14 6 (0.066%) Microsoft Project
15 5 (0.055%) Final Cut Pro
16 2 (0.022%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 63 (0.69%) Magento
2 47 (0.52%) Shopify
3 22 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
4 15 (0.16%) WebTrends
5 10 (0.11%) Summit
6 9 (0.099%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 9 (0.099%) SAP S/4HANA
7 7 (0.077%) SDL Web 8
8 6 (0.066%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (0.055%) Distributed Ledger
9 5 (0.055%) R3 Corda
10 3 (0.033%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.022%) Oracle CRM
12 1 (0.011%) Oracle ERP
12 1 (0.011%) Relativity
12 1 (0.011%) SAP CRM
12 1 (0.011%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 3,763 (41.35%) AWS
2 1,817 (19.96%) Azure
3 1,683 (18.49%) Serverless
4 1,362 (14.97%) GCP
5 1,054 (11.58%) GitHub
6 959 (10.54%) AWS Lambda
7 656 (7.21%) SaaS
8 469 (5.15%) Amazon S3
9 455 (5.00%) npm
10 406 (4.46%) Amazon SQS
11 262 (2.88%) OpenShift
12 246 (2.70%) PaaS
13 242 (2.66%) Amazon Kinesis
14 223 (2.45%) Amazon ECS
15 203 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
16 194 (2.13%) Amazon EKS
16 194 (2.13%) AWS Step Functions
17 182 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
18 175 (1.92%) Heroku
19 173 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 358 (3.93%) HTTP
2 142 (1.56%) Internet
3 104 (1.14%) Broadband
4 68 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 62 (0.68%) Firewall
6 55 (0.60%) Bluetooth
7 40 (0.44%) DNS
8 36 (0.40%) DVB
9 30 (0.33%) Calico
10 28 (0.31%) MQTT
11 26 (0.29%) SSH
12 20 (0.22%) IPv4
13 19 (0.21%) VPN
14 18 (0.20%) IPv6
15 15 (0.16%) SMTP
16 14 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
17 13 (0.14%) DHCP
17 13 (0.14%) HTTPS
17 13 (0.14%) SSL
18 12 (0.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,519 (16.69%) MongoDB
2 1,475 (16.21%) PostgreSQL
3 1,153 (12.67%) NoSQL
4 1,082 (11.89%) MySQL
5 799 (8.78%) Redis
6 696 (7.65%) Relational Database
7 648 (7.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 578 (6.35%) SQL Server
9 397 (4.36%) Big Data
10 382 (4.20%) Amazon RDS
11 216 (2.37%) MariaDB
12 182 (2.00%) HBase
13 164 (1.80%) Blockchain
14 135 (1.48%) RDBMS
15 114 (1.25%) Amazon Aurora
16 73 (0.80%) Hadoop
17 64 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
18 49 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
19 48 (0.53%) Power BI
20 45 (0.49%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 2,463 (27.06%) Git (software)
2 961 (10.56%) Jenkins
3 943 (10.36%) webpack
4 726 (7.98%) Cypress.io
5 435 (4.78%) JIRA
6 402 (4.42%) Cucumber
7 346 (3.80%) Storybook
8 302 (3.32%) gulp
9 297 (3.26%) Selenium
10 283 (3.11%) Protractor
11 277 (3.04%) JUnit
12 276 (3.03%) Mocha
13 272 (2.99%) Gradle
14 260 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
15 258 (2.83%) GitLab
16 232 (2.55%) Jasmine
17 228 (2.51%) Eclipse
18 224 (2.46%) Mockito
19 217 (2.38%) CircleCI
20 215 (2.36%) Bitbucket
General
1 1,924 (21.14%) Finance
2 1,517 (16.67%) Social Skills
3 613 (6.74%) Banking
4 590 (6.48%) Marketing
5 497 (5.46%) Retail
6 430 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
7 414 (4.55%) Public Sector
8 370 (4.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 350 (3.85%) Law
10 348 (3.82%) Games
11 295 (3.24%) Front Office
12 140 (1.54%) Telecoms
13 130 (1.43%) Presentation Skills
14 124 (1.36%) Legal
15 117 (1.29%) Publishing
16 89 (0.98%) Advertising
17 88 (0.97%) Billing
18 81 (0.89%) Financial Institution
19 79 (0.87%) Organisational Skills
20 70 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4,686 (51.49%) Developer
2 1,880 (20.66%) Software Engineer
3 1,140 (12.53%) Senior Developer
4 1,135 (12.47%) Full Stack Developer
5 993 (10.91%) React Developer
6 760 (8.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 630 (6.92%) Software Developer
8 604 (6.64%) JavaScript Developer
9 581 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
10 401 (4.41%) Node.js Developer
11 332 (3.65%) Java Developer
12 324 (3.56%) Lead Developer
13 263 (2.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 252 (2.77%) Principal Engineer
15 248 (2.72%) Senior Software Developer
16 237 (2.60%) Backend Developer
17 222 (2.44%) Senior Full Stack Developer
18 221 (2.43%) PHP Developer
19 207 (2.27%) Architect
19 207 (2.27%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,889 (64.71%) React
2 2,671 (29.35%) CSS
3 2,470 (27.14%) HTML
4 2,358 (25.91%) AngularJS
5 1,396 (15.34%) GraphQL
6 1,333 (14.65%) REST
7 1,257 (13.81%) Redux
8 1,181 (12.98%) .NET
9 1,162 (12.77%) Web Services
10 1,124 (12.35%) RESTful
11 1,098 (12.06%) HTML5
12 1,096 (12.04%) Vue.js
13 1,023 (11.24%) Spring
14 882 (9.69%) Jest
15 859 (9.44%) React Native
16 803 (8.82%) Express
17 783 (8.60%) Kafka
18 744 (8.17%) Sass
19 675 (7.42%) JSON
20 628 (6.90%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1,576 (17.32%) User Experience
2 609 (6.69%) Mobile App
3 494 (5.43%) Greenfield Project
4 428 (4.70%) Cloud Native
5 400 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
6 290 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
7 271 (2.98%) Linux Command Line
8 228 (2.51%) Virtual Team
9 220 (2.42%) Algorithms
10 171 (1.88%) Hedge funds
11 161 (1.77%) Blog
12 155 (1.70%) Data Structures
13 133 (1.46%) Social Media
14 131 (1.44%) Public Cloud
15 106 (1.16%) Video\Live Streaming
16 99 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 98 (1.08%) Fixed Income
18 96 (1.05%) Legacy Code
19 91 (1.00%) Equities
20 90 (0.99%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 824 (9.05%) Linux
2 412 (4.53%) Android
3 380 (4.18%) Apple iOS
4 304 (3.34%) Unix
5 279 (3.07%) Windows
6 37 (0.41%) CentOS
7 36 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 26 (0.29%) Mesosphere
10 24 (0.26%) Alpine Linux
11 12 (0.13%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.088%) Windows Server
13 7 (0.077%) Debian
14 6 (0.066%) VMS
14 6 (0.066%) Windows 10
14 6 (0.066%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.066%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.044%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (0.044%) Tizen
15 4 (0.044%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,713 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3,358 (36.90%) Software Engineering
3 3,272 (35.95%) Full Stack Development
4 2,294 (25.21%) Microservices
5 2,212 (24.31%) DevOps
6 1,991 (21.88%) TDD
7 1,450 (15.93%) Test Automation
8 1,415 (15.55%) Scrum
9 1,351 (14.84%) Front End Development
10 1,248 (13.71%) Mentoring
11 1,076 (11.82%) Computer Science
12 1,055 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
13 999 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
14 931 (10.23%) BDD
15 826 (9.08%) Web Development
16 751 (8.25%) Fintech
17 726 (7.98%) Unit Testing
18 683 (7.50%) OO
19 680 (7.47%) Open Source
20 669 (7.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6,140 (67.47%) JavaScript
2 3,660 (40.22%) TypeScript
3 2,519 (27.68%) Java
4 2,288 (25.14%) Python
5 1,541 (16.93%) SQL
6 1,523 (16.73%) C#
7 1,039 (11.42%) PHP
8 839 (9.22%) ES6
9 777 (8.54%) Go
10 500 (5.49%) Ruby
11 296 (3.25%) C++
12 291 (3.20%) Kotlin
13 283 (3.11%) Scala
14 260 (2.86%) Groovy
15 214 (2.35%) Bash Shell
16 211 (2.32%) Shell Script
17 192 (2.11%) C
18 123 (1.35%) Java 8
19 122 (1.34%) Rust
20 121 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1,197 (13.15%) Degree
2 496 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 345 (3.79%) Security Cleared
4 307 (3.37%) SC Cleared
5 201 (2.21%) OCP
5 201 (2.21%) Oracle Certification
6 163 (1.79%) Master's Degree
7 58 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
8 56 (0.62%) AWS Certification
9 36 (0.40%) DV Cleared
10 35 (0.38%) PhD
11 30 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (0.25%) DBS Check
13 14 (0.15%) SANS
14 9 (0.099%) Analytics IQ
14 9 (0.099%) ISTQB
15 8 (0.088%) MCSA
16 6 (0.066%) BPSS Clearance
16 6 (0.066%) SAFe Agilist
17 5 (0.055%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 564 (6.20%) QA
2 434 (4.77%) Accessibility
3 71 (0.78%) GDPR
4 44 (0.48%) SLA
5 37 (0.41%) WCAG
6 30 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 17 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 12 (0.13%) WAI
9 8 (0.088%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.055%) HIPAA
10 5 (0.055%) HL7
10 5 (0.055%) PSD2
10 5 (0.055%) SOC 2
11 3 (0.033%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.022%) IEC 62304
12 2 (0.022%) ISO 13485
13 1 (0.011%) DICOM
System Software
1 2,636 (28.96%) Docker
2 178 (1.96%) HDFS
3 139 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
5 27 (0.30%) ISA Server
6 26 (0.29%) Active Directory
7 15 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.13%) Ceph
8 12 (0.13%) Varnish
9 7 (0.077%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (0.077%) KVM
10 5 (0.055%) Firmware
11 3 (0.033%) LXC
11 3 (0.033%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.011%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1,997 (21.94%) Kubernetes
2 989 (10.87%) Terraform
3 517 (5.68%) Ansible
4 249 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
5 151 (1.66%) Grafana
6 97 (1.07%) Puppet
7 86 (0.94%) Prometheus
8 81 (0.89%) Kibana
9 73 (0.80%) Istio
10 38 (0.42%) Graphite
11 31 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
11 31 (0.34%) logstash
12 30 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
13 29 (0.32%) ZABBIX
14 25 (0.27%) Automic
14 25 (0.27%) HAProxy
14 25 (0.27%) linkerd
15 23 (0.25%) Consul
15 23 (0.25%) Rancher
16 20 (0.22%) Bugsnag
Vendors
1 771 (8.47%) Google
2 411 (4.52%) Microsoft
3 355 (3.90%) Oracle
4 221 (2.43%) VMware
5 213 (2.34%) Okta
6 97 (1.07%) New Relic
7 88 (0.97%) Zend
8 84 (0.92%) Adobe
9 83 (0.91%) IBM
9 83 (0.91%) YouTube
10 76 (0.84%) Apple
10 76 (0.84%) Splunk
11 71 (0.78%) Spotify
12 70 (0.77%) SAP
13 68 (0.75%) Atlassian
14 64 (0.70%) Facebook
15 58 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
16 47 (0.52%) Dell
17 45 (0.49%) Instagram
17 45 (0.49%) Netlify