Period
to 17 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior JavaScript Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior JavaScript Developer
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 815 730 646
Rank change year-on-year -85 -84 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior JavaScript Developer 277 481 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.30% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 254 434 565
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £39,300 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £89,625 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 135,875 160,315 168,174
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.07% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 108,219 129,183 134,723
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Senior JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior JavaScript Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior JavaScript Developer in the UK

Senior JavaScript Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior JavaScript Developer.

Salary trend for Senior JavaScript Developer in the UK

Senior JavaScript Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior JavaScript Developer over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior JavaScript Developer in the UK

Senior JavaScript Developer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior JavaScript Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 September 2019. 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 -64 257 £62,500 +4.17% 62
UK excluding London -24 146 £52,500 +5.00% 31
London -13 127 £78,750 +12.50% 34
North of England -5 48 £49,500 +4.21% 6
Midlands +28 27 £51,000 +7.37% 5
South East +16 25 £55,000 +4.76% 5
North West +25 24 £53,750 +13.16% 4
South West +9 23 £52,500 +15.38% 10
Yorkshire -24 22 £47,500 - 2
East Midlands +7 14 £42,500 -15.00% 4
West Midlands +34 13 £51,000 +13.33% 1
East of England +65 7 £56,250 +2.27% 2
Northern Ireland +1 7 £60,000 +9.09%
Scotland -4 7 £52,500 - 2
North East +19 2 £40,000 +14.29%
Wales - 2 £47,500 - 1

Senior JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, Senior JavaScript Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Senior JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 277 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 148 (53.43%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (49.46%) React
4 129 (46.57%) HTML
4 129 (46.57%) CSS
5 114 (41.16%) AngularJS
6 93 (33.57%) Node.js
7 72 (25.99%) Git (software)
8 71 (25.63%) HTML5
9 70 (25.27%) Front End Development
10 66 (23.83%) C#
10 66 (23.83%) Finance
11 61 (22.02%) .NET
12 57 (20.58%) TypeScript
13 54 (19.49%) TDD
14 49 (17.69%) Redux
15 46 (16.61%) Software Engineering
16 43 (15.52%) Web Development
17 41 (14.80%) AWS
18 40 (14.44%) Vue.js
19 39 (14.08%) webpack
19 39 (14.08%) Mentoring
20 38 (13.72%) User Experience
21 37 (13.36%) Microservices
21 37 (13.36%) SQL
22 34 (12.27%) Degree
22 34 (12.27%) Unit Testing
23 33 (11.91%) Sass
23 33 (11.91%) CSS3
24 32 (11.55%) Computer Science

Senior JavaScript Developer Skill Set
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 10 (3.61%) CMS
2 9 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.53%) Drupal
4 2 (0.72%) nginx
5 1 (0.36%) Confluence
5 1 (0.36%) DNN
5 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (1.81%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.08%) Magento
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 41 (14.80%) AWS
2 28 (10.11%) Azure
3 20 (7.22%) Serverless
4 7 (2.53%) GitHub
5 6 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (2.17%) npm
6 5 (1.81%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.81%) GCP
6 5 (1.81%) SaaS
6 5 (1.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (1.44%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (0.72%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (0.72%) Heroku
8 2 (0.72%) IaaS
8 2 (0.72%) PaaS
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.36%) NuGet
9 1 (0.36%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.08%) Firewall
2 2 (0.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.36%) HTTP
3 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.66%) NoSQL
1 24 (8.66%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.86%) MySQL
3 16 (5.78%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.17%) Big Data
5 5 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.44%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.08%) Redis
7 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.36%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.36%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.36%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.36%) Power BI
8 1 (0.36%) RethinkDB
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 72 (25.99%) Git (software)
2 39 (14.08%) webpack
3 19 (6.86%) gulp
3 19 (6.86%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.14%) Grunt
5 14 (5.05%) JIRA
6 13 (4.69%) Jasmine
7 11 (3.97%) Mocha
8 7 (2.53%) Babel
9 6 (2.17%) Selenium
10 5 (1.81%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (1.44%) Protractor
12 3 (1.08%) RSpec
12 3 (1.08%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.72%) Ant
13 2 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.72%) IntelliJ
13 2 (0.72%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.36%) Bower
General
1 66 (23.83%) Finance
2 15 (5.42%) Retail
3 14 (5.05%) Banking
3 14 (5.05%) Marketing
4 7 (2.53%) Legal
5 5 (1.81%) Front Office
6 4 (1.44%) Back Office
7 3 (1.08%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.72%) Advertising
8 2 (0.72%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (49.46%) React
2 129 (46.57%) CSS
2 129 (46.57%) HTML
3 114 (41.16%) AngularJS
4 93 (33.57%) Node.js
5 71 (25.63%) HTML5
6 61 (22.02%) .NET
7 49 (17.69%) Redux
8 40 (14.44%) Vue.js
9 33 (11.91%) CSS3
9 33 (11.91%) Sass
10 24 (8.66%) RESTful
11 22 (7.94%) jQuery
12 21 (7.58%) ASP.NET
13 20 (7.22%) .NET Core
14 17 (6.14%) Jest
15 16 (5.78%) REST
16 15 (5.42%) Express
17 14 (5.05%) JSON
18 11 (3.97%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.72%) User Experience
2 22 (7.94%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (4.69%) Derivative
4 12 (4.33%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.53%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.53%) NHS
6 5 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.81%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.08%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.08%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.72%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.36%) Blog
10 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.36%) MPEG
10 1 (0.36%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.36%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.89%) Android
2 6 (2.17%) Windows
3 5 (1.81%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.81%) Linux
4 2 (0.72%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (53.43%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (25.27%) Front End Development
3 54 (19.49%) TDD
4 46 (16.61%) Software Engineering
5 43 (15.52%) Web Development
6 39 (14.08%) Mentoring
7 37 (13.36%) Microservices
8 34 (12.27%) Unit Testing
9 32 (11.55%) Computer Science
10 31 (11.19%) Scrum
11 30 (10.83%) Fintech
11 30 (10.83%) SDLC
12 25 (9.03%) BDD
13 23 (8.30%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (7.58%) OO
15 20 (7.22%) MVC
16 19 (6.86%) Test Automation
17 17 (6.14%) DevOps
17 17 (6.14%) Mathematics
18 16 (5.78%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 277 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 66 (23.83%) C#
3 57 (20.58%) TypeScript
4 37 (13.36%) SQL
5 28 (10.11%) PHP
6 26 (9.39%) ES6
7 21 (7.58%) Python
8 19 (6.86%) Java
9 8 (2.89%) Ruby
10 6 (2.17%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.44%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.08%) ES7
12 3 (1.08%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.72%) Clojure
13 2 (0.72%) Java 8
13 2 (0.72%) Scala
14 1 (0.36%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.36%) Erlang
14 1 (0.36%) Perl
14 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (12.27%) Degree
2 22 (7.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.44%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 32 (11.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (5.05%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.81%) Ansible
2 5 (1.81%) Puppet
3 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (3.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.53%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 5 (1.81%) Sage
3 5 (1.81%) SAP
4 4 (1.44%) Google
4 4 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (1.44%) Tableau
5 2 (0.72%) Adobe
5 2 (0.72%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.72%) Zend
6 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle
6 1 (0.36%) Sitecore