Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior JavaScript Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 598 602 642
Rank change year-on-year +4 +40 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior JavaScript Developer 698 702 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.41% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 640 624 736
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,325 £37,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -2.13% +10.59%

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 169,685 169,699 201,316
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 139,125 141,017 168,280
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior JavaScript Developer in the UK

Senior JavaScript Developer
Top 14 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 21 February 2018. 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 +6 668 £55,000 +4.76% 118
UK excluding London +6 407 £50,000 +8.70% 45
London +2 289 £72,500 +11.54% 77
South East +10 122 £50,000 - 7
North of England -25 84 £47,500 +11.76% 18
Midlands -20 81 £47,500 +18.75% 11
East Midlands 0 50 £50,000 +25.00% 11
North West -23 49 £50,000 +8.70% 7
South West +42 46 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East of England +23 46 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Yorkshire 0 31 £45,000 +12.50% 9
West Midlands -43 31 £37,500 -6.25%
Scotland -32 28 £52,500 +23.53% 2
North East -23 4 £35,000 - 2

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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.

1 698 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 405 (58.02%) HTML
3 387 (55.44%) CSS
4 371 (53.15%) AngularJS
5 334 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
6 322 (46.13%) React
7 231 (33.09%) Node.js
8 210 (30.09%) Front End Development
9 195 (27.94%) HTML5
10 187 (26.79%) jQuery
11 174 (24.93%) Java
12 173 (24.79%) C#
13 153 (21.92%) CSS3
14 136 (19.48%) Git (software)
14 136 (19.48%) Web Development
15 134 (19.20%) .NET
16 132 (18.91%) SQL
17 128 (18.34%) MVC
18 106 (15.19%) Sass
19 105 (15.04%) TDD
20 104 (14.90%) Degree
21 98 (14.04%) webpack
22 96 (13.75%) Scrum
23 95 (13.61%) OO
24 92 (13.18%) SQL Server
25 91 (13.04%) ES6
26 88 (12.61%) Web Services
27 87 (12.46%) Python
27 87 (12.46%) Software Engineering
28 86 (12.32%) PHP

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 20 (2.87%) Apache
2 15 (2.15%) CMS
2 15 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (2.01%) nginx
4 10 (1.43%) WordPress
5 8 (1.15%) Joomla!
6 7 (1.00%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.72%) IIS
7 5 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.57%) JBoss
8 4 (0.57%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.43%) Drupal
10 2 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.14%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.14%) DNN
11 1 (0.14%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.14%) Hyperledger
11 1 (0.14%) WildFly
Applications
1 11 (1.58%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.43%) Magento
2 1 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 54 (7.74%) npm
2 44 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (5.87%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (5.30%) GitHub
5 29 (4.15%) SaaS
6 13 (1.86%) Heroku
6 13 (1.86%) Slack
7 12 (1.72%) Coveralls
7 12 (1.72%) Zube
8 7 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.57%) IaaS
10 2 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.29%) Firebase
10 2 (0.29%) Serverless
10 2 (0.29%) Yarn
11 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.14%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.30%) HTTP
2 11 (1.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.86%) Internet
3 6 (0.86%) Wireless
4 5 (0.72%) Skype
5 4 (0.57%) SMS
6 1 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (13.18%) SQL Server
2 55 (7.88%) MySQL
3 51 (7.31%) MongoDB
4 38 (5.44%) PostgreSQL
5 36 (5.16%) NoSQL
6 23 (3.30%) Big Data
7 20 (2.87%) Relational Database
8 19 (2.72%) Redis
9 13 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (1.43%) Blockchain
12 8 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.86%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.57%) KDB
15 4 (0.57%) Kdb+
15 4 (0.57%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 136 (19.48%) Git (software)
2 98 (14.04%) webpack
3 68 (9.74%) gulp
4 65 (9.31%) Grunt
5 41 (5.87%) Jasmine
6 36 (5.16%) JIRA
7 34 (4.87%) Jenkins
8 26 (3.72%) Mocha
9 23 (3.30%) Karma Test Runner
10 20 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (2.72%) Selenium
11 19 (2.72%) Visual Studio
12 16 (2.29%) Protractor
13 15 (2.15%) Bower
14 13 (1.86%) Cucumber
15 12 (1.72%) Code Climate
15 12 (1.72%) Codeship
16 10 (1.43%) Babel
17 8 (1.15%) PostCSS
17 8 (1.15%) Sinon.JS
General
1 81 (11.60%) Finance
2 48 (6.88%) Retail
3 41 (5.87%) Games
3 41 (5.87%) Marketing
4 18 (2.58%) Banking
5 14 (2.01%) Advertising
6 8 (1.15%) Publishing
7 5 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.57%) Automotive
8 4 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.43%) Electronics
9 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.43%) Law
9 3 (0.43%) Legal
9 3 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.14%) Front Office
11 1 (0.14%) iGaming
11 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 405 (58.02%) HTML
2 387 (55.44%) CSS
3 371 (53.15%) AngularJS
4 322 (46.13%) React
5 231 (33.09%) Node.js
6 195 (27.94%) HTML5
7 187 (26.79%) jQuery
8 153 (21.92%) CSS3
9 134 (19.20%) .NET
10 106 (15.19%) Sass
11 88 (12.61%) Web Services
12 78 (11.17%) ASP.NET
13 71 (10.17%) Redux
14 65 (9.31%) RESTful
15 58 (8.31%) ASP.NET MVC
16 57 (8.17%) Spring
17 53 (7.59%) REST
18 52 (7.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 47 (6.73%) ASP.NET Web API
20 42 (6.02%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 83 (11.89%) User Experience
2 49 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
3 47 (6.73%) Computer Science
4 43 (6.16%) Mobile App
5 32 (4.58%) Fintech
6 21 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (1.72%) Online Games
8 11 (1.58%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.29%) Virtual Team
10 8 (1.15%) Media Streaming
11 7 (1.00%) e-Learning
12 6 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.86%) Social Media
13 5 (0.72%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.72%) Bitcoin
13 5 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
13 5 (0.72%) Tandem
13 5 (0.72%) Video\Live Streaming
14 4 (0.57%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.57%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 54 (7.74%) Linux
2 20 (2.87%) Windows
3 6 (0.86%) Android
3 6 (0.86%) Unix
4 5 (0.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.14%) CentOS
5 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (30.09%) Front End Development
3 136 (19.48%) Web Development
4 128 (18.34%) MVC
5 105 (15.04%) TDD
6 96 (13.75%) Scrum
7 95 (13.61%) OO
8 87 (12.46%) Software Engineering
9 77 (11.03%) Mentoring
10 69 (9.89%) Analytics
11 56 (8.02%) BDD
12 53 (7.59%) Test Automation
13 46 (6.59%) Data Analytics
14 45 (6.45%) Open Source
15 43 (6.16%) E-Commerce
16 38 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
17 37 (5.30%) DevOps
18 36 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
19 35 (5.01%) OOP
20 33 (4.73%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 698 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 174 (24.93%) Java
3 173 (24.79%) C#
4 132 (18.91%) SQL
5 91 (13.04%) ES6
6 87 (12.46%) Python
7 86 (12.32%) PHP
8 53 (7.59%) TypeScript
9 43 (6.16%) Scala
10 29 (4.15%) C++
11 20 (2.87%) ES7
11 20 (2.87%) T-SQL
12 12 (1.72%) C
13 9 (1.29%) Haskell
14 7 (1.00%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.86%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.72%) Ruby
17 4 (0.57%) PHP 5
17 4 (0.57%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 104 (14.90%) Degree
2 22 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.72%) PhD
4 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.01%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) GAMP
3 1 (0.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 53 (7.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (2.29%) Ansible
2 12 (1.72%) Docker Swarm
3 6 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.72%) Terraform
5 3 (0.43%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.43%) Puppet
5 3 (0.43%) Salt
6 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (6.02%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.59%) Google
3 24 (3.44%) Oracle
4 14 (2.01%) Adobe
5 12 (1.72%) DevExpress
6 10 (1.43%) Zend
7 7 (1.00%) Twitter
8 5 (0.72%) Apple
9 3 (0.43%) Capita
9 3 (0.43%) SAP
9 3 (0.43%) TIBCO
9 3 (0.43%) Yahoo!
10 2 (0.29%) Cadence
10 2 (0.29%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.14%) BEA
11 1 (0.14%) Demandware
11 1 (0.14%) hybris
11 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.14%) Sencha
11 1 (0.14%) Xamarin