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

Node.js
UK
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 53 66
Rank change year-on-year +14 +13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Node.js 4,317 5,726 6,288
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 5.73% 4.72% 4.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.81% 12.17% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,722 5,432 5,769
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 31,255 47,051 59,715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.46% 38.80% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 25,807 38,980 49,561
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £34,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 March 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 2 March 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 +12 3,989 £62,500 +4.17% 1,065
UK excluding London +20 2,161 £50,000 - 666
London +8 1,965 £70,000 - 465
Work from Home -4 1,092 £60,000 +4.35% 276
North of England +16 628 £52,500 +5.00% 216
South East +21 483 £55,000 +10.00% 129
South West +12 390 £50,000 +5.26% 82
North West +13 346 £50,000 - 136
Midlands +30 310 £50,000 +11.11% 98
Yorkshire +13 250 £52,500 +5.00% 72
West Midlands +29 178 £51,000 +7.37% 49
East of England +35 166 £55,000 - 71
East Midlands +18 132 £49,000 +15.29% 46
Scotland -24 111 £50,000 +3.67% 38
Wales +20 45 £47,500 +26.67% 19
Northern Ireland +25 33 £42,500 -1.16% 14
North East +19 32 £50,000 -2.91% 8
Isle of Man -6 2 £47,500 -20.83%

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 3,150 (72.97%) JavaScript
2 2,186 (50.64%) React
3 1,927 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
4 1,594 (36.92%) AWS
5 1,372 (31.78%) CSS
6 1,324 (30.67%) HTML
7 1,296 (30.02%) AngularJS
8 1,183 (27.40%) Docker
9 1,169 (27.08%) Python
10 1,130 (26.18%) Software Engineering
11 1,113 (25.78%) Microservices
12 1,069 (24.76%) Java
13 1,064 (24.65%) TypeScript
14 954 (22.10%) DevOps
15 898 (20.80%) Git (software)
16 851 (19.71%) Kubernetes
17 798 (18.49%) TDD
18 796 (18.44%) Azure
19 767 (17.77%) C#
20 733 (16.98%) MongoDB
21 720 (16.68%) SQL
22 682 (15.80%) Vue.js
23 678 (15.71%) Front End Development
24 597 (13.83%) Scrum
24 597 (13.83%) REST
25 583 (13.50%) .NET
26 581 (13.46%) HTML5
27 562 (13.02%) PHP
28 536 (12.42%) MySQL
28 536 (12.42%) Finance

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
1 190 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
2 121 (2.80%) CMS
3 105 (2.43%) Confluence
4 92 (2.13%) Apache Spark
5 90 (2.08%) WordPress
6 78 (1.81%) Apache
7 47 (1.09%) nginx
8 40 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
9 33 (0.76%) JBoss
10 23 (0.53%) Tomcat
11 21 (0.49%) Drupal
12 20 (0.46%) OpenStack
13 16 (0.37%) Headless CMS
14 14 (0.32%) IIS
15 13 (0.30%) Apache Solr
15 13 (0.30%) Tornado
16 12 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
16 12 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 12 (0.28%) WebSphere
17 8 (0.19%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 25 (0.58%) Photoshop
2 23 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (0.51%) Chatbot
4 16 (0.37%) Figma
5 14 (0.32%) InVision
6 6 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.14%) Sketch
7 5 (0.12%) Adobe XD
8 3 (0.069%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.046%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.023%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.023%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.023%) Inkscape
10 1 (0.023%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 31 (0.72%) Magento
2 29 (0.67%) Shopify
3 5 (0.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 4 (0.093%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.069%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.069%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.069%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.046%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.023%) Adaptiv
7 1 (0.023%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.023%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.023%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,594 (36.92%) AWS
2 796 (18.44%) Azure
3 509 (11.79%) GCP
4 452 (10.47%) Serverless
5 375 (8.69%) SaaS
6 294 (6.81%) AWS Lambda
7 194 (4.49%) GitHub
8 149 (3.45%) npm
9 109 (2.52%) Amazon ECS
10 91 (2.11%) Amazon EKS
10 91 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
11 89 (2.06%) Amazon S3
12 65 (1.51%) PaaS
13 63 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
13 63 (1.46%) Amazon SQS
14 58 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
15 50 (1.16%) Amazon Kinesis
16 48 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 42 (0.97%) CloudFront
18 40 (0.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (1.14%) Internet
2 47 (1.09%) HTTP
3 21 (0.49%) Firewall
4 12 (0.28%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.21%) AMQP
5 9 (0.21%) DNS
6 7 (0.16%) SSL
7 6 (0.14%) FTP
7 6 (0.14%) MQTT
7 6 (0.14%) Network Security
7 6 (0.14%) Unified Communications
8 5 (0.12%) Parlay
8 5 (0.12%) SSH
8 5 (0.12%) VLAN
8 5 (0.12%) VPN
8 5 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.093%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.069%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.069%) IPsec
10 3 (0.069%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 733 (16.98%) MongoDB
2 536 (12.42%) MySQL
3 475 (11.00%) NoSQL
4 377 (8.73%) PostgreSQL
5 311 (7.20%) SQL Server
6 238 (5.51%) Relational Database
7 172 (3.98%) Big Data
8 151 (3.50%) Redis
9 146 (3.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 88 (2.04%) Hadoop
11 60 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 59 (1.37%) Apache Hive
13 55 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
14 43 (1.00%) Blockchain
15 33 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
17 16 (0.37%) Neo4j
18 15 (0.35%) Power BI
19 14 (0.32%) BigQuery
19 14 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 898 (20.80%) Git (software)
2 345 (7.99%) Jenkins
3 281 (6.51%) webpack
4 228 (5.28%) JIRA
5 142 (3.29%) GitLab
6 137 (3.17%) gulp
7 121 (2.80%) Selenium
8 111 (2.57%) Mocha
9 103 (2.39%) Cypress.io
10 96 (2.22%) Bitbucket
11 94 (2.18%) Jasmine
12 90 (2.08%) Grunt
13 72 (1.67%) Maven
13 72 (1.67%) TeamCity
14 53 (1.23%) JUnit
14 53 (1.23%) Protractor
15 52 (1.20%) Visual Studio
16 48 (1.11%) CircleCI
17 44 (1.02%) Cucumber
18 42 (0.97%) Gradle
General
1 536 (12.42%) Finance
2 172 (3.98%) Games
2 172 (3.98%) Marketing
3 171 (3.96%) Retail
4 149 (3.45%) Public Sector
5 128 (2.97%) Banking
6 94 (2.18%) Front Office
6 94 (2.18%) Law
7 73 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 58 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 53 (1.23%) Automotive
10 36 (0.83%) Advertising
11 29 (0.67%) Publishing
12 25 (0.58%) Electronics
13 18 (0.42%) Local Government
14 17 (0.39%) Legal
15 14 (0.32%) Back Office
15 14 (0.32%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.19%) Digital Economy
17 6 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2,739 (63.45%) Developer
2 723 (16.75%) Full Stack Developer
3 624 (14.45%) JavaScript Developer
4 608 (14.08%) Senior Developer
5 588 (13.62%) Software Engineer
6 490 (11.35%) React Developer
7 458 (10.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 442 (10.24%) Node.js Developer
9 238 (5.51%) Java Developer
10 223 (5.17%) Software Developer
11 219 (5.07%) PHP Developer
12 195 (4.52%) DevOps Engineer
13 176 (4.08%) Senior Software Engineer
14 159 (3.68%) Lead Developer
15 138 (3.20%) Backend Developer
16 137 (3.17%) JavaScript Engineer
17 121 (2.80%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 121 (2.80%) Web Developer
18 117 (2.71%) .NET Developer
19 114 (2.64%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,186 (50.64%) React
2 1,372 (31.78%) CSS
3 1,324 (30.67%) HTML
4 1,296 (30.02%) AngularJS
5 682 (15.80%) Vue.js
6 597 (13.83%) REST
7 583 (13.50%) .NET
8 581 (13.46%) HTML5
9 492 (11.40%) Redux
10 456 (10.56%) RESTful
11 437 (10.12%) CSS3
12 360 (8.34%) Sass
13 357 (8.27%) GraphQL
14 349 (8.08%) Kafka
15 340 (7.88%) Spring
16 327 (7.57%) Web Services
17 323 (7.48%) jQuery
18 264 (6.12%) .NET Core
19 257 (5.95%) Express
20 242 (5.61%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 508 (11.77%) User Experience
2 337 (7.81%) Greenfield Project
3 176 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 148 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
5 133 (3.08%) Cloud Native
6 126 (2.92%) Self-Motivation
7 86 (1.99%) Virtual Team
8 83 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 73 (1.69%) Public Cloud
10 66 (1.53%) Blog
11 63 (1.46%) Algorithms
11 63 (1.46%) Fixed Income
12 62 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 59 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
14 58 (1.34%) Hedge funds
15 55 (1.27%) Data Structures
16 52 (1.20%) Derivative
17 50 (1.16%) Equities
18 43 (1.00%) N-Tier
19 25 (0.58%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 429 (9.94%) Linux
2 131 (3.03%) Windows
3 106 (2.46%) Unix
4 70 (1.62%) Android
5 57 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 31 (0.72%) Ubuntu
7 20 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (0.35%) CentOS
9 10 (0.23%) Debian
10 8 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.093%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.093%) Windows Server
12 3 (0.069%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.046%) VMS
14 1 (0.023%) DC/OS
14 1 (0.023%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.023%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.023%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,927 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1,130 (26.18%) Software Engineering
3 1,113 (25.78%) Microservices
4 954 (22.10%) DevOps
5 798 (18.49%) TDD
6 678 (15.71%) Front End Development
7 597 (13.83%) Scrum
8 442 (10.24%) Test Automation
9 419 (9.71%) Fintech
10 383 (8.87%) Mentoring
11 362 (8.39%) BDD
12 361 (8.36%) Web Development
13 357 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
14 338 (7.83%) Unit Testing
15 275 (6.37%) Problem-Solving
16 270 (6.25%) OO
17 268 (6.21%) Computer Science
18 265 (6.14%) MVC
19 232 (5.37%) OOP
20 214 (4.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3,150 (72.97%) JavaScript
2 1,169 (27.08%) Python
3 1,069 (24.76%) Java
4 1,064 (24.65%) TypeScript
5 767 (17.77%) C#
6 720 (16.68%) SQL
7 562 (13.02%) PHP
8 415 (9.61%) Go
9 396 (9.17%) ES6
10 207 (4.79%) Ruby
11 190 (4.40%) C++
12 159 (3.68%) Kotlin
13 139 (3.22%) Scala
14 131 (3.03%) Java 8
15 113 (2.62%) Bash Shell
16 67 (1.55%) PowerShell
17 58 (1.34%) C
18 41 (0.95%) T-SQL
19 35 (0.81%) ES8
19 35 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 505 (11.70%) Degree
2 143 (3.31%) Security Cleared
3 123 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 102 (2.36%) SC Cleared
5 83 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
6 35 (0.81%) DV Cleared
7 26 (0.60%) AWS Certification
8 18 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 16 (0.37%) Master's Degree
10 15 (0.35%) PhD
11 11 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.16%) HND
13 6 (0.14%) CCNA
14 4 (0.093%) Postgraduate
14 4 (0.093%) SANS
15 3 (0.069%) HNC
16 2 (0.046%) MBA
16 2 (0.046%) OSCP
17 1 (0.023%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (4.31%) QA
2 20 (0.46%) GDPR
3 15 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.30%) WCAG
5 12 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.046%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.023%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.023%) NIST
System Software
1 1,183 (27.40%) Docker
2 9 (0.21%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.21%) Firmware
3 7 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.12%) LXC
6 3 (0.069%) Xen
7 2 (0.046%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.046%) Varnish
8 1 (0.023%) KVM
8 1 (0.023%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.023%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 851 (19.71%) Kubernetes
2 347 (8.04%) Terraform
3 196 (4.54%) Ansible
4 103 (2.39%) Puppet
5 89 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
6 63 (1.46%) Prometheus
7 23 (0.53%) Nagios
8 21 (0.49%) Graphite
8 21 (0.49%) ZABBIX
9 19 (0.44%) Istio
10 17 (0.39%) Grafana
11 12 (0.28%) Kibana
12 7 (0.16%) HAProxy
13 6 (0.14%) Marathon
13 6 (0.14%) Mesos
14 5 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (0.12%) logstash
15 4 (0.093%) Hadoop YARN
15 4 (0.093%) Rancher
15 4 (0.093%) Salt
Vendors
1 259 (6.00%) Google
2 157 (3.64%) Microsoft
3 122 (2.83%) Oracle
4 52 (1.20%) Zend
5 50 (1.16%) Sitecore
6 49 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
7 42 (0.97%) IBM
8 38 (0.88%) Atlassian
9 37 (0.86%) SAP
9 37 (0.86%) VMware
10 28 (0.65%) Adobe
11 20 (0.46%) Dynatrace
11 20 (0.46%) Red Hat
12 18 (0.42%) Sun
13 15 (0.35%) Facebook
13 15 (0.35%) Twitter
14 14 (0.32%) New Relic
14 14 (0.32%) Xamarin
15 13 (0.30%) WSO2
15 13 (0.30%) Yahoo!