Period
to 2 December 2021

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

React.js
UK
6 months to
2 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 16 17 26
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9 +15
Permanent jobs citing React 14,867 6,100 9,759
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 11.52% 10.96% 7.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.45% 24.99% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8,579 5,467 8,399
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £76,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £97,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +6.67%

React 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 50,490 24,408 51,440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.14% 43.84% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 32,506 21,116 42,871
10th Percentile £36,750 £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% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £91,250 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

React
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for React in the UK

React
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing React.

Salary trend for React in the UK

React
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing React over the 6 months to 2 December 2021.

Salary histogram for React in the UK

React
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing React within the UK over the 6 months to 2 December 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 0 13,129 £65,000 +8.33% 2,163
London 0 8,081 £80,000 +6.67% 1,065
UK excluding London -5 5,397 £55,000 +10.00% 1,222
Work from Home +1 3,984 £65,000 +13.04% 567
South East -5 1,803 £55,000 - 248
North of England -4 1,305 £55,000 +10.00% 376
South West -1 757 £52,500 +10.53% 181
North West -12 687 £55,000 +10.00% 218
Midlands -15 644 £50,000 - 195
Yorkshire +12 550 £55,000 +15.79% 111
Scotland -2 459 £52,500 +10.53% 98
West Midlands -15 442 £55,000 +10.00% 139
East of England -13 288 £55,000 +15.79% 80
East Midlands -26 201 £47,500 -5.00% 54
Wales -11 129 £50,000 +5.26% 31
North East -27 68 £40,000 -15.79% 47
Northern Ireland -43 40 £45,000 -2.17% 13

For the 6 months to 2 December 2021, IT jobs citing React 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 React.

1 10,913 (73.40%) JavaScript
2 7,420 (49.91%) Agile Software Development
3 5,698 (38.33%) Node.js
4 5,479 (36.85%) TypeScript
5 5,406 (36.36%) Full Stack Development
6 5,070 (34.10%) Software Engineering
7 5,060 (34.04%) CSS
8 4,923 (33.11%) AWS
9 4,737 (31.86%) HTML
10 4,478 (30.12%) AngularJS
11 3,483 (23.43%) Docker
12 3,444 (23.17%) Azure
13 3,353 (22.55%) Front End Development
14 3,345 (22.50%) Finance
15 3,289 (22.12%) Java
16 3,177 (21.37%) C#
17 3,157 (21.23%) Python
18 3,128 (21.04%) Microservices
19 3,096 (20.82%) DevOps
20 3,030 (20.38%) .NET
21 2,975 (20.01%) Git (software)
22 2,903 (19.53%) Kubernetes
23 2,891 (19.45%) TDD
24 2,720 (18.30%) Vue.js
25 2,694 (18.12%) User Experience
25 2,694 (18.12%) SQL
26 2,389 (16.07%) Social Skills
27 2,373 (15.96%) Redux
28 1,908 (12.83%) Scrum
29 1,904 (12.81%) REST

React
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
1 490 (3.30%) CMS
2 472 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
3 403 (2.71%) Apache
4 320 (2.15%) Confluence
5 317 (2.13%) WordPress
6 253 (1.70%) Apache Spark
7 138 (0.93%) GemFire
8 117 (0.79%) Headless CMS
9 111 (0.75%) nginx
10 106 (0.71%) SharePoint
10 106 (0.71%) Umbraco
11 88 (0.59%) GeoServer
12 80 (0.54%) Drupal
13 63 (0.42%) uWSGI
14 55 (0.37%) Ethereum
15 52 (0.35%) Tomcat
16 50 (0.34%) Apache Airflow
16 50 (0.34%) IIS
16 50 (0.34%) Kentico
17 44 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 233 (1.57%) Figma
2 165 (1.11%) Sketch
3 93 (0.63%) Photoshop
4 89 (0.60%) Adobe XD
5 68 (0.46%) InVision
6 49 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 40 (0.27%) Chatbot
8 35 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
8 35 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 23 (0.15%) GIMP
10 18 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 18 (0.12%) Zeplin
11 10 (0.067%) Adobe Premiere
11 10 (0.067%) Final Cut Pro
11 10 (0.067%) Microsoft Project
12 9 (0.061%) MS Visio
13 8 (0.054%) Microsoft Excel
14 6 (0.040%) EngageOne
14 6 (0.040%) Marvel
15 5 (0.034%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 100 (0.67%) Magento
2 72 (0.48%) Shopify
3 45 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
4 44 (0.30%) NetSuite
5 38 (0.26%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 15 (0.10%) Summit
6 15 (0.10%) WebTrends
7 14 (0.094%) Dynamics CRM
8 13 (0.087%) Distributed Ledger
9 12 (0.081%) SAP Hybris
10 7 (0.047%) Dynamics GP
11 6 (0.040%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 6 (0.040%) R3 Corda
11 6 (0.040%) SAP S/4HANA
11 6 (0.040%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
12 5 (0.034%) Dynamics NAV
13 2 (0.013%) SDL Web 8
13 2 (0.013%) Sentinel
14 1 (0.007%) Oracle CRM
14 1 (0.007%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4,923 (33.11%) AWS
2 3,444 (23.17%) Azure
3 1,846 (12.42%) GCP
4 1,780 (11.97%) Serverless
5 1,090 (7.33%) SaaS
6 1,063 (7.15%) GitHub
7 1,008 (6.78%) AWS Lambda
8 647 (4.35%) Amazon S3
9 601 (4.04%) npm
10 409 (2.75%) Amazon SQS
11 332 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
12 322 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
13 296 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
14 263 (1.77%) PaaS
15 244 (1.64%) OpenShift
16 212 (1.43%) Amazon ECS
17 204 (1.37%) AWS Step Functions
18 172 (1.16%) Amazon Kinesis
19 167 (1.12%) Firebase
20 161 (1.08%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 522 (3.51%) HTTP
2 205 (1.38%) Internet
3 165 (1.11%) Broadband
4 49 (0.33%) DNS
5 42 (0.28%) MQTT
6 36 (0.24%) Firewall
6 36 (0.24%) Skype
7 30 (0.20%) SSH
7 30 (0.20%) SSL
8 19 (0.13%) TCP/IP
8 19 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (0.11%) Bluetooth
9 16 (0.11%) WebEx
9 16 (0.11%) Wireless
10 15 (0.10%) VPN
11 12 (0.081%) DHCP
11 12 (0.081%) HTTPS
12 11 (0.074%) Intranet
12 11 (0.074%) Reverse Proxy
13 10 (0.067%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,677 (11.28%) PostgreSQL
2 1,351 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1,341 (9.02%) MySQL
4 1,340 (9.01%) NoSQL
5 1,159 (7.80%) MongoDB
6 851 (5.72%) Redis
7 759 (5.11%) Relational Database
8 701 (4.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 343 (2.31%) Big Data
10 342 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
11 241 (1.62%) Blockchain
12 195 (1.31%) Amazon Aurora
13 190 (1.28%) MariaDB
14 151 (1.02%) RDBMS
15 139 (0.93%) HBase
16 136 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
17 123 (0.83%) GIS
18 100 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
19 94 (0.63%) Apache Ignite
20 90 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2,975 (20.01%) Git (software)
2 1,219 (8.20%) webpack
3 1,158 (7.79%) Jenkins
4 797 (5.36%) Cypress.io
5 673 (4.53%) JIRA
6 452 (3.04%) Selenium
7 398 (2.68%) Storybook
8 350 (2.35%) Cucumber
9 347 (2.33%) gulp
10 323 (2.17%) GitLab
11 280 (1.88%) Octopus Deploy
12 274 (1.84%) JUnit
13 267 (1.80%) Babel
14 249 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
15 245 (1.65%) CircleCI
16 241 (1.62%) Mocha
17 234 (1.57%) TeamCity
18 218 (1.47%) Jasmine
18 218 (1.47%) Protractor
19 207 (1.39%) Mockito
General
1 3,345 (22.50%) Finance
2 2,389 (16.07%) Social Skills
3 792 (5.33%) Marketing
4 739 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
5 735 (4.94%) Banking
6 681 (4.58%) Retail
7 617 (4.15%) Front Office
8 576 (3.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 510 (3.43%) Games
10 320 (2.15%) Law
11 247 (1.66%) Public Sector
12 217 (1.46%) Legal
13 174 (1.17%) Manufacturing
14 155 (1.04%) Financial Institution
15 121 (0.81%) Publishing
16 119 (0.80%) Advertising
17 113 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
18 107 (0.72%) Telecoms
19 101 (0.68%) Organisational Skills
20 100 (0.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9,314 (62.65%) Developer
2 2,669 (17.95%) Software Engineer
3 2,229 (14.99%) React Developer
4 2,130 (14.33%) Senior Developer
5 2,079 (13.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1,928 (12.97%) Full Stack Developer
7 1,033 (6.95%) .NET Developer
8 928 (6.24%) Software Developer
9 810 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
10 771 (5.19%) Senior Software Engineer
11 700 (4.71%) Java Developer
12 615 (4.14%) C# Developer
13 603 (4.06%) Lead Developer
14 568 (3.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 472 (3.17%) Senior React Developer
16 471 (3.17%) PHP Developer
17 444 (2.99%) Senior Front-End Developer
18 415 (2.79%) Python Developer
19 367 (2.47%) Senior Full Stack Developer
20 341 (2.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,698 (38.33%) Node.js
2 5,060 (34.04%) CSS
3 4,737 (31.86%) HTML
4 4,478 (30.12%) AngularJS
5 3,030 (20.38%) .NET
6 2,720 (18.30%) Vue.js
7 2,373 (15.96%) Redux
8 1,904 (12.81%) REST
9 1,800 (12.11%) GraphQL
10 1,705 (11.47%) HTML5
11 1,680 (11.30%) Web Services
12 1,578 (10.61%) RESTful
13 1,506 (10.13%) .NET Core
14 1,238 (8.33%) React Native
15 1,215 (8.17%) Sass
16 1,200 (8.07%) Spring
17 1,190 (8.00%) Jest
18 1,102 (7.41%) CSS3
19 966 (6.50%) jQuery
20 952 (6.40%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2,694 (18.12%) User Experience
2 1,148 (7.72%) Greenfield Project
3 736 (4.95%) Mobile App
4 520 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
5 477 (3.21%) Hedge funds
6 418 (2.81%) Virtual Team
7 404 (2.72%) Algorithms
8 392 (2.64%) Equities
9 339 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 334 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
11 319 (2.15%) Fixed Income
12 313 (2.11%) Cloud Native
13 285 (1.92%) Derivative
14 267 (1.80%) Data Structures
15 247 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
16 217 (1.46%) Blog
17 199 (1.34%) Legacy Code
18 179 (1.20%) Social Media
19 146 (0.98%) NHS
20 141 (0.95%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,022 (6.87%) Linux
2 499 (3.36%) Android
3 494 (3.32%) Apple iOS
4 384 (2.58%) Windows
5 367 (2.47%) Unix
6 117 (0.79%) Ubuntu
7 60 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 39 (0.26%) CentOS
9 27 (0.18%) Mac OS
10 25 (0.17%) Mesosphere
11 22 (0.15%) Alpine Linux
12 15 (0.10%) Windows Server
13 14 (0.094%) VMS
14 4 (0.027%) Debian
14 4 (0.027%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.027%) Robot Operating System
14 4 (0.027%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.020%) CoreOS
15 3 (0.020%) Solaris
15 3 (0.020%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7,420 (49.91%) Agile Software Development
2 5,406 (36.36%) Full Stack Development
3 5,070 (34.10%) Software Engineering
4 3,353 (22.55%) Front End Development
5 3,128 (21.04%) Microservices
6 3,096 (20.82%) DevOps
7 2,891 (19.45%) TDD
8 1,908 (12.83%) Scrum
9 1,682 (11.31%) Test Automation
10 1,629 (10.96%) Mentoring
11 1,613 (10.85%) Problem-Solving
12 1,443 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
13 1,394 (9.38%) Web Development
14 1,391 (9.36%) Computer Science
15 1,278 (8.60%) Fintech
16 1,251 (8.41%) Unit Testing
17 1,211 (8.15%) MVC
18 1,052 (7.08%) BDD
18 1,052 (7.08%) OO
19 1,018 (6.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10,913 (73.40%) JavaScript
2 5,479 (36.85%) TypeScript
3 3,289 (22.12%) Java
4 3,177 (21.37%) C#
5 3,157 (21.23%) Python
6 2,694 (18.12%) SQL
7 1,477 (9.93%) PHP
8 1,154 (7.76%) ES6
9 893 (6.01%) Go
10 688 (4.63%) Kotlin
11 616 (4.14%) Ruby
12 596 (4.01%) Scala
13 440 (2.96%) C++
14 328 (2.21%) C
15 268 (1.80%) Java 8
16 252 (1.70%) Shell Script
17 242 (1.63%) Groovy
17 242 (1.63%) T-SQL
18 185 (1.24%) PowerShell
19 168 (1.13%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1,322 (8.89%) Degree
2 616 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 335 (2.25%) Security Cleared
4 179 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 138 (0.93%) Master's Degree
5 138 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
6 137 (0.92%) OCP
7 67 (0.45%) AWS Certification
8 52 (0.35%) DV Cleared
9 41 (0.28%) PhD
10 32 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (0.11%) SANS
12 13 (0.087%) ISTQB
13 8 (0.054%) BPSS Clearance
13 8 (0.054%) MCSA
13 8 (0.054%) Numerate Degree
14 6 (0.040%) ISEB
14 6 (0.040%) SAFe Agilist
15 5 (0.034%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.034%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 923 (6.21%) QA
2 672 (4.52%) Accessibility
3 97 (0.65%) WCAG
4 58 (0.39%) GDPR
5 32 (0.22%) SLA
6 22 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 17 (0.11%) PSD2
9 10 (0.067%) ISO 13485
9 10 (0.067%) NCSC
9 10 (0.067%) SOC 2
10 7 (0.047%) HIPAA
11 4 (0.027%) IEC 62304
11 4 (0.027%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.013%) PMO
13 1 (0.007%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.007%) DICOM
13 1 (0.007%) Section 508
13 1 (0.007%) TickIT
13 1 (0.007%) WAI
System Software
1 3,483 (23.43%) Docker
2 136 (0.91%) HDFS
3 103 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 22 (0.15%) ISA Server
6 16 (0.11%) Active Directory
7 13 (0.087%) Postfix
8 10 (0.067%) Varnish
9 9 (0.061%) Firmware
9 9 (0.061%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (0.054%) etcd
11 5 (0.034%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.020%) LXC
13 2 (0.013%) Ceph
14 1 (0.007%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2,903 (19.53%) Kubernetes
2 1,324 (8.91%) Terraform
3 486 (3.27%) Ansible
4 227 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
5 184 (1.24%) Grafana
6 135 (0.91%) Prometheus
7 104 (0.70%) Kibana
8 76 (0.51%) Istio
9 72 (0.48%) logstash
10 65 (0.44%) Puppet
11 50 (0.34%) Graphite
12 46 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
13 42 (0.28%) Opsgenie
14 33 (0.22%) Consul
15 29 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
16 25 (0.17%) Automic
17 23 (0.15%) ZABBIX
18 22 (0.15%) Graylog
19 20 (0.13%) HAProxy
19 20 (0.13%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 1,031 (6.93%) Google
2 929 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 484 (3.26%) Oracle
4 225 (1.51%) Adobe
5 163 (1.10%) Okta
6 158 (1.06%) VMware
7 141 (0.95%) SAP
8 122 (0.82%) Atlassian
9 116 (0.78%) Apple
10 105 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
11 97 (0.65%) Red Hat
12 91 (0.61%) Zend
13 90 (0.61%) Splunk
14 87 (0.59%) Xamarin
15 79 (0.53%) New Relic
16 64 (0.43%) Sitecore
17 63 (0.42%) IBM
18 60 (0.40%) Facebook
19 53 (0.36%) Netlify
20 52 (0.35%) YouTube