Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior JavaScript Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 613 610 626
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16 +134
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior JavaScript Developer 695 664 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.40% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 637 571 765
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,380 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +1.68% +5.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 170,982 165,350 196,339
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.55% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 139,864 137,303 164,769
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 April 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 23 April 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 -8 669 £55,000 - 91
UK excluding London -15 397 £50,000 +5.26% 57
London +3 291 £72,500 +11.54% 42
South East -20 114 £50,000 - 13
North of England -60 103 £45,000 +5.88% 19
Midlands +15 88 £50,000 +33.33% 8
East Midlands +27 64 £50,000 +33.33% 6
North West -44 50 £47,500 -2.56% 8
Yorkshire +6 49 £45,000 +12.50% 10
South West +20 37 £50,000 +21.21% 4
East of England +6 36 £57,500 +15.00% 5
West Midlands +1 24 £41,875 +4.69% 2
Scotland -31 19 £52,500 +16.67% 6
North East -23 4 £38,750 +3.33% 1

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 695 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 387 (55.68%) HTML
3 369 (53.09%) CSS
4 344 (49.50%) AngularJS
5 335 (48.20%) React
6 318 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
7 230 (33.09%) Node.js
8 196 (28.20%) C#
9 181 (26.04%) Front End Development
10 177 (25.47%) HTML5
11 172 (24.75%) jQuery
12 161 (23.17%) .NET
13 158 (22.73%) Java
14 142 (20.43%) SQL
15 134 (19.28%) Web Development
16 130 (18.71%) CSS3
17 125 (17.99%) MVC
18 122 (17.55%) Git (software)
19 115 (16.55%) TDD
20 110 (15.83%) ES6
21 107 (15.40%) webpack
22 106 (15.25%) Sass
23 102 (14.68%) Finance
24 98 (14.10%) ASP.NET
24 98 (14.10%) SQL Server
25 97 (13.96%) Scrum
26 96 (13.81%) Software Engineering
27 85 (12.23%) Web Services
28 81 (11.65%) Redux
29 80 (11.51%) OO

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 19 (2.73%) Apache
2 14 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (1.44%) nginx
4 9 (1.29%) CMS
4 9 (1.29%) Joomla!
5 7 (1.01%) Drupal
5 7 (1.01%) WordPress
6 6 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (0.86%) Ethereum
7 5 (0.72%) Alfresco
8 4 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.58%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.43%) DNN
9 3 (0.43%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.29%) IIS
10 2 (0.29%) JBoss
10 2 (0.29%) Jetty
10 2 (0.29%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 11 (1.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (1.01%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (0.86%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 55 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (7.05%) GitHub
3 43 (6.19%) npm
4 42 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 38 (5.47%) SaaS
6 10 (1.44%) Coveralls
6 10 (1.44%) Heroku
6 10 (1.44%) Serverless
6 10 (1.44%) Slack
6 10 (1.44%) Zube
7 9 (1.29%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.15%) Amazon S3
8 8 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (1.01%) CloudFront
10 5 (0.72%) CloudBees
10 5 (0.72%) NuGet
11 3 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.60%) HTTP
2 17 (2.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.72%) Wireless
4 4 (0.58%) Skype
5 3 (0.43%) Internet
5 3 (0.43%) SMS
6 1 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 55 (7.91%) NoSQL
3 52 (7.48%) MySQL
4 49 (7.05%) MongoDB
5 41 (5.90%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (3.60%) Redis
7 20 (2.88%) Relational Database
8 19 (2.73%) Big Data
9 18 (2.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (1.87%) Blockchain
11 8 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.01%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (0.72%) Amazon Aurora
13 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 122 (17.55%) Git (software)
2 107 (15.40%) webpack
3 60 (8.63%) gulp
4 51 (7.34%) Jasmine
5 44 (6.33%) Grunt
6 40 (5.76%) Karma Test Runner
7 29 (4.17%) Jenkins
8 26 (3.74%) Selenium
9 25 (3.60%) Mocha
10 24 (3.45%) JIRA
10 24 (3.45%) Protractor
11 20 (2.88%) Visual Studio
12 15 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (2.01%) Babel
13 14 (2.01%) Cucumber
14 12 (1.73%) NUnit
14 12 (1.73%) Vagrant
15 11 (1.58%) PHPUnit
16 10 (1.44%) Code Climate
16 10 (1.44%) Codeship
General
1 102 (14.68%) Finance
2 54 (7.77%) Retail
3 39 (5.61%) Marketing
4 31 (4.46%) Banking
5 23 (3.31%) Games
6 12 (1.73%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.01%) Advertising
7 7 (1.01%) Electronics
7 7 (1.01%) Publishing
8 6 (0.86%) Automotive
9 5 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.58%) Law
10 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.43%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (55.68%) HTML
2 369 (53.09%) CSS
3 344 (49.50%) AngularJS
4 335 (48.20%) React
5 230 (33.09%) Node.js
6 177 (25.47%) HTML5
7 172 (24.75%) jQuery
8 161 (23.17%) .NET
9 130 (18.71%) CSS3
10 106 (15.25%) Sass
11 98 (14.10%) ASP.NET
12 85 (12.23%) Web Services
13 81 (11.65%) Redux
14 78 (11.22%) REST
15 73 (10.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 66 (9.50%) RESTful
17 51 (7.34%) .NET Framework
18 50 (7.19%) Spring
19 49 (7.05%) Express
19 49 (7.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.78%) User Experience
2 55 (7.91%) Greenfield Project
3 34 (4.89%) Mobile App
4 31 (4.46%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.31%) Fintech
6 21 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.58%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (1.29%) Bitcoin
10 8 (1.15%) Blog
10 8 (1.15%) e-Learning
10 8 (1.15%) Media Streaming
11 7 (1.01%) Online Games
12 6 (0.86%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (0.58%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.58%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.58%) Virtual Team
15 3 (0.43%) Internet of Things
15 3 (0.43%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 42 (6.04%) Linux
2 8 (1.15%) Unix
3 5 (0.72%) Android
4 4 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.29%) Windows
6 1 (0.14%) CentOS
6 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (26.04%) Front End Development
3 134 (19.28%) Web Development
4 125 (17.99%) MVC
5 115 (16.55%) TDD
6 97 (13.96%) Scrum
7 96 (13.81%) Software Engineering
8 80 (11.51%) OO
9 66 (9.50%) Mentoring
10 61 (8.78%) Problem-Solving
11 59 (8.49%) Analytics
11 59 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
12 58 (8.35%) BDD
13 53 (7.63%) E-Commerce
14 47 (6.76%) Test Automation
15 45 (6.47%) DevOps
16 44 (6.33%) Unit Testing
17 38 (5.47%) Open Source
18 35 (5.04%) Data Analytics
18 35 (5.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 695 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 196 (28.20%) C#
3 158 (22.73%) Java
4 142 (20.43%) SQL
5 110 (15.83%) ES6
6 80 (11.51%) PHP
7 67 (9.64%) Python
8 62 (8.92%) TypeScript
9 40 (5.76%) Scala
10 24 (3.45%) C++
11 20 (2.88%) T-SQL
12 19 (2.73%) ES7
13 12 (1.73%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.44%) Haskell
15 8 (1.15%) C
16 7 (1.01%) Java 8
16 7 (1.01%) Ruby
17 6 (0.86%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.86%) Groovy
17 6 (0.86%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 77 (11.08%) Degree
2 19 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.14%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.73%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 71 (10.22%) Docker
2 6 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (2.16%) Ansible
2 9 (1.29%) Terraform
3 8 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.15%) Puppet
4 7 (1.01%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (0.72%) Packer
6 4 (0.58%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.43%) Salt
8 2 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.14%) Kibana
9 1 (0.14%) Mesos
Vendors
1 63 (9.06%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.04%) Google
3 21 (3.02%) Adobe
4 20 (2.88%) Oracle
5 15 (2.16%) DevExpress
6 10 (1.44%) Twitter
7 5 (0.72%) Apple
7 5 (0.72%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.58%) SAP
8 4 (0.58%) Yahoo!
8 4 (0.58%) Zend
9 3 (0.43%) Capita
9 3 (0.43%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.29%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.14%) hybris
11 1 (0.14%) New Relic
11 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.14%) Sencha
11 1 (0.14%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.14%) Splunk