Period
to 23 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior JavaScript Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

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
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 625 552 701
Rank change year-on-year -73 +149 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior JavaScript Developer 646 882 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.47% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.48% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 586 825 623
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £71,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%

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 168119 182893 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.45% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 134641 153253 174947
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior JavaScript Developer in the UK

Senior JavaScript Developer
Top 15 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 23 October 2017. 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 -72 606 £57,500 +9.52% 39
UK excluding London -63 354 £50,000 +5.26% 18
London -55 288 £70,000 +12.00% 23
South East -4 113 £55,000 +4.76% 7
North of England -17 66 £52,500 +14.13% 1
Midlands -73 66 £40,000 - 2
North West +16 52 £57,500 +23.66% 1
West Midlands -73 39 £36,250 -9.38%
South West +22 37 £57,500 +27.78% 4
East of England +18 35 £50,000 -11.11% 2
Scotland +15 33 £50,000 +25.00% 2
East Midlands +11 27 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Yorkshire -5 12 £43,750 -2.78%
Wales +16 4 £40,000 -15.79%
North East +19 2 £37,500 -6.25%

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, Senior JavaScript Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 646 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 373 (57.74%) HTML
3 359 (55.57%) AngularJS
4 357 (55.26%) CSS
5 307 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
6 232 (35.91%) Front End Development
7 230 (35.60%) React
8 225 (34.83%) Node.js
9 192 (29.72%) HTML5
10 177 (27.40%) Java
11 159 (24.61%) TDD
12 152 (23.53%) jQuery
13 146 (22.60%) SQL
14 140 (21.67%) C#
15 138 (21.36%) Git (software)
16 130 (20.12%) User Experience
17 125 (19.35%) CSS3
18 121 (18.73%) OO
19 115 (17.80%) MVC
20 113 (17.49%) Web Development
21 105 (16.25%) .NET
22 103 (15.94%) Sass
23 95 (14.71%) Degree
24 90 (13.93%) Spring
25 87 (13.47%) PHP
26 86 (13.31%) Linux
27 85 (13.16%) MySQL
28 82 (12.69%) Scrum
29 79 (12.23%) Amazon AWS
30 78 (12.07%) Mentoring

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 30 (4.64%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (3.25%) CMS
3 20 (3.10%) Apache
4 17 (2.63%) Apache Spark
5 10 (1.55%) nginx
6 8 (1.24%) IIS
7 7 (1.08%) WordPress
8 5 (0.77%) Apache Solr
8 5 (0.77%) Confluence
8 5 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (0.77%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.62%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.46%) DNN
10 3 (0.46%) Drupal
10 3 (0.46%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.46%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.31%) JBoss
11 2 (0.31%) Kentico
11 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (2.01%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.46%) Magento
3 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 79 (12.23%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (6.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (6.19%) npm
4 33 (5.11%) GitHub
5 14 (2.17%) SaaS
6 13 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.24%) PaaS
8 8 (1.24%) Serverless
9 7 (1.08%) Google Analytics
9 7 (1.08%) Yarn
10 6 (0.93%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.77%) Heroku
12 4 (0.62%) Slack
13 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.31%) Firebase
13 2 (0.31%) IaaS
14 1 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.63%) HTTP
2 13 (2.01%) Internet
3 7 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.31%) SMS
4 2 (0.31%) Wireless
5 1 (0.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (13.16%) MySQL
2 78 (12.07%) SQL Server
3 46 (7.12%) MongoDB
3 46 (7.12%) NoSQL
4 35 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (4.64%) Big Data
6 26 (4.02%) Relational Database
7 23 (3.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (2.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (1.86%) BigQuery
9 12 (1.86%) Blockchain
9 12 (1.86%) Hadoop
9 12 (1.86%) Redis
10 9 (1.39%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 138 (21.36%) Git (software)
2 58 (8.98%) Grunt
2 58 (8.98%) gulp
3 56 (8.67%) webpack
4 49 (7.59%) Jenkins
5 43 (6.66%) Selenium
6 39 (6.04%) JIRA
7 32 (4.95%) Bower
8 28 (4.33%) Mocha
9 24 (3.72%) TeamCity
10 22 (3.41%) Jasmine
11 20 (3.10%) Karma Test Runner
12 18 (2.79%) Vagrant
13 15 (2.32%) Babel
13 15 (2.32%) Maven
13 15 (2.32%) PHPUnit
14 14 (2.17%) Cucumber
15 13 (2.01%) Bitbucket
15 13 (2.01%) Subversion
16 11 (1.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (10.53%) Finance
2 34 (5.26%) Marketing
3 33 (5.11%) Games
4 23 (3.56%) Retail
5 17 (2.63%) Banking
6 16 (2.48%) Advertising
7 12 (1.86%) Publishing
8 9 (1.39%) Front Office
9 7 (1.08%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.77%) Music Industry
11 3 (0.46%) Law
11 3 (0.46%) Legal
11 3 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.31%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.15%) Back Office
13 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) iGaming
13 1 (0.15%) Local Government
13 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (57.74%) HTML
2 359 (55.57%) AngularJS
3 357 (55.26%) CSS
4 230 (35.60%) React
5 225 (34.83%) Node.js
6 192 (29.72%) HTML5
7 152 (23.53%) jQuery
8 125 (19.35%) CSS3
9 105 (16.25%) .NET
10 103 (15.94%) Sass
11 90 (13.93%) Spring
12 62 (9.60%) Redux
12 62 (9.60%) Web Services
13 61 (9.44%) ASP.NET
14 53 (8.20%) Ember.js
15 50 (7.74%) RESTful
16 48 (7.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 46 (7.12%) LESS
18 41 (6.35%) Backbone.js
19 39 (6.04%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 130 (20.12%) User Experience
2 53 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 45 (6.97%) Mobile App
4 32 (4.95%) Greenfield Project
5 30 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (4.49%) Fintech
7 24 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (2.32%) Client/Server
9 13 (2.01%) Social Media
9 13 (2.01%) W3C
10 10 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.55%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.24%) iPad
11 8 (1.24%) Online Games
11 8 (1.24%) RIA
12 5 (0.77%) Augmented Reality
12 5 (0.77%) Tandem
13 4 (0.62%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.46%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.46%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 86 (13.31%) Linux
2 31 (4.80%) Windows
3 14 (2.17%) Android
4 11 (1.70%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.77%) Unix
6 3 (0.46%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (35.91%) Front End Development
3 159 (24.61%) TDD
4 121 (18.73%) OO
5 115 (17.80%) MVC
6 113 (17.49%) Web Development
7 82 (12.69%) Scrum
8 78 (12.07%) Mentoring
9 73 (11.30%) Test Automation
10 69 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
10 69 (10.68%) Software Engineering
11 66 (10.22%) Unit Testing
12 62 (9.60%) BDD
13 60 (9.29%) Open Source
14 55 (8.51%) OOP
15 52 (8.05%) E-Commerce
16 45 (6.97%) Analytics
16 45 (6.97%) Microservices
17 43 (6.66%) SDLC
18 41 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 646 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 177 (27.40%) Java
3 146 (22.60%) SQL
4 140 (21.67%) C#
5 87 (13.47%) PHP
6 76 (11.76%) Python
7 63 (9.75%) ES6
8 38 (5.88%) Scala
9 31 (4.80%) TypeScript
10 27 (4.18%) C++
11 23 (3.56%) Ruby
11 23 (3.56%) T-SQL
12 12 (1.86%) Groovy
13 10 (1.55%) Go
14 9 (1.39%) ECMAScript
15 8 (1.24%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.08%) C
17 5 (0.77%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.77%) Perl
17 5 (0.77%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 95 (14.71%) Degree
2 17 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.77%) PhD
4 1 (0.15%) MCTS
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.32%) QA
2 5 (0.77%) GAMP
3 4 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.46%) MiFID
System Software
1 43 (6.66%) Docker
2 2 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.15%) HDFS
3 1 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (2.01%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.08%) Ansible
2 7 (1.08%) Terraform
3 6 (0.93%) Kibana
3 6 (0.93%) logstash
3 6 (0.93%) Packer
4 5 (0.77%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.62%) Puppet
6 2 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 44 (6.81%) Oracle
2 43 (6.66%) Google
3 26 (4.02%) Microsoft
4 12 (1.86%) Zend
5 8 (1.24%) Sencha
6 4 (0.62%) Adobe
6 4 (0.62%) Apple
7 3 (0.46%) FXall
7 3 (0.46%) Reuters
8 2 (0.31%) Cadence
8 2 (0.31%) Facebook
9 1 (0.15%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.15%) Demandware
9 1 (0.15%) hybris
9 1 (0.15%) IBM
9 1 (0.15%) Progress
9 1 (0.15%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.15%) Splunk
9 1 (0.15%) Twitter