Period
to 18 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior JavaScript Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 631 605 603
Rank change year-on-year -26 -2 +137
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior JavaScript Developer 632 677 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.41% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 577 584 790
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £41,900 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £79,625 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 165,559 165,529 192,856
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.32% 96.25% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 134,645 136,314 161,969
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 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 -15 605 £55,000 - 72
UK excluding London -27 343 £50,000 +5.26% 29
London -11 275 £72,500 +7.41% 45
South East -8 113 £50,000 - 6
North of England -44 92 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Midlands +7 71 £50,000 +25.00% 3
East Midlands +15 57 £50,000 +29.03% 1
Yorkshire +11 48 £45,000 +12.50% 7
North West -38 41 £47,500 -5.00% 5
South West +17 30 £50,000 +17.65% 1
East of England +3 23 £57,500 +15.00% 4
West Midlands -1 14 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Scotland -40 13 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North East -18 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 632 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 340 (53.80%) HTML
3 336 (53.16%) CSS
4 308 (48.73%) AngularJS
5 299 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
6 288 (45.57%) React
7 229 (36.23%) Node.js
8 209 (33.07%) C#
9 171 (27.06%) .NET
10 155 (24.53%) Front End Development
11 153 (24.21%) Java
11 153 (24.21%) HTML5
12 140 (22.15%) Git (software)
13 132 (20.89%) TDD
14 126 (19.94%) SQL
15 123 (19.46%) jQuery
16 122 (19.30%) MVC
17 101 (15.98%) Finance
18 100 (15.82%) Sass
19 99 (15.66%) Web Development
20 98 (15.51%) ES6
21 97 (15.35%) ASP.NET
22 96 (15.19%) Software Engineering
22 96 (15.19%) CSS3
22 96 (15.19%) webpack
23 91 (14.40%) Redux
23 91 (14.40%) REST
24 82 (12.97%) OO
25 78 (12.34%) Amazon AWS
26 77 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC

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 15 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (1.90%) Apache
3 10 (1.58%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.42%) CMS
4 9 (1.42%) Drupal
4 9 (1.42%) Joomla!
5 8 (1.27%) Ethereum
6 7 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (0.95%) Alfresco
7 6 (0.95%) WordPress
8 4 (0.63%) IIS
8 4 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.47%) DNN
9 3 (0.47%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.32%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.32%) Jetty
10 2 (0.32%) nginx
10 2 (0.32%) Orchard CMS
11 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.16%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (1.11%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.27%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 78 (12.34%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (7.44%) GitHub
3 43 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 37 (5.85%) npm
5 36 (5.70%) SaaS
6 16 (2.53%) Serverless
7 15 (2.37%) AWS Lambda
8 13 (2.06%) Amazon S3
8 13 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (1.90%) Amazon SQS
10 10 (1.58%) NuGet
11 9 (1.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 9 (1.42%) CloudFront
12 6 (0.95%) CloudBees
13 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.47%) Slack
15 2 (0.32%) Coveralls
15 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.32%) Heroku
15 2 (0.32%) Zube
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.27%) HTTP
2 17 (2.69%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.47%) Internet
3 3 (0.47%) SMS
3 3 (0.47%) Wireless
4 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 73 (11.55%) NoSQL
3 62 (9.81%) MySQL
4 41 (6.49%) MongoDB
5 30 (4.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 30 (4.75%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (3.80%) Redis
6 24 (3.80%) Relational Database
7 18 (2.85%) Blockchain
8 13 (2.06%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (1.27%) Big Data
11 6 (0.95%) Amazon Aurora
11 6 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.32%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.32%) Geospatial Data
13 2 (0.32%) GIS
Development Applications
1 140 (22.15%) Git (software)
2 96 (15.19%) webpack
3 50 (7.91%) gulp
4 47 (7.44%) Karma Test Runner
5 46 (7.28%) Jasmine
6 29 (4.59%) Selenium
7 28 (4.43%) Grunt
8 26 (4.11%) Mocha
9 25 (3.96%) Babel
9 25 (3.96%) Jenkins
10 23 (3.64%) NUnit
11 20 (3.16%) Protractor
12 18 (2.85%) Vagrant
13 17 (2.69%) JIRA
14 12 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
14 12 (1.90%) Visual Studio
15 10 (1.58%) Moq
15 10 (1.58%) Subversion
16 9 (1.42%) MSTest
16 9 (1.42%) PHPUnit
General
1 101 (15.98%) Finance
2 43 (6.80%) Retail
3 34 (5.38%) Marketing
4 28 (4.43%) Banking
5 16 (2.53%) Electronics
6 15 (2.37%) Games
7 14 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.27%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.11%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.95%) Law
11 4 (0.63%) Automotive
11 4 (0.63%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.47%) Advertising
13 2 (0.32%) Front Office
14 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (53.80%) HTML
2 336 (53.16%) CSS
3 308 (48.73%) AngularJS
4 288 (45.57%) React
5 229 (36.23%) Node.js
6 171 (27.06%) .NET
7 153 (24.21%) HTML5
8 123 (19.46%) jQuery
9 100 (15.82%) Sass
10 97 (15.35%) ASP.NET
11 96 (15.19%) CSS3
12 91 (14.40%) Redux
12 91 (14.40%) REST
13 77 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 76 (12.03%) Web Services
15 70 (11.08%) RESTful
16 58 (9.18%) .NET Framework
17 57 (9.02%) Spring
18 50 (7.91%) Angular 2
19 47 (7.44%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 61 (9.65%) Greenfield Project
2 59 (9.34%) User Experience
3 31 (4.91%) Mobile App
4 30 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (4.43%) Computer Science
5 28 (4.43%) Fintech
6 17 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (1.90%) Bitcoin
8 11 (1.74%) Blog
9 7 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (0.95%) Media Streaming
11 5 (0.79%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.79%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.63%) Cloud Native
12 4 (0.63%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.63%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.63%) RIA
13 3 (0.47%) Derivative
13 3 (0.47%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 42 (6.65%) Linux
2 14 (2.22%) Android
2 14 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 6 (0.95%) Unix
4 3 (0.47%) Windows
5 2 (0.32%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (24.53%) Front End Development
3 132 (20.89%) TDD
4 122 (19.30%) MVC
5 99 (15.66%) Web Development
6 96 (15.19%) Software Engineering
7 82 (12.97%) OO
8 76 (12.03%) Scrum
9 73 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
10 66 (10.44%) BDD
11 64 (10.13%) Unit Testing
12 63 (9.97%) Problem-Solving
13 62 (9.81%) E-Commerce
14 46 (7.28%) Mentoring
15 45 (7.12%) DevOps
16 43 (6.80%) Test Automation
17 42 (6.65%) Microservices
18 35 (5.54%) Domain-Driven Design
19 33 (5.22%) SOLID
20 31 (4.91%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 632 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 209 (33.07%) C#
3 153 (24.21%) Java
4 126 (19.94%) SQL
5 98 (15.51%) ES6
6 70 (11.08%) TypeScript
7 62 (9.81%) PHP
8 57 (9.02%) Python
9 34 (5.38%) Scala
10 21 (3.32%) T-SQL
11 18 (2.85%) C++
12 15 (2.37%) Java 8
13 14 (2.22%) ES7
14 13 (2.06%) F#
15 12 (1.90%) PL/SQL
16 10 (1.58%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.58%) PowerShell
17 8 (1.27%) Solidity
18 7 (1.11%) Groovy
18 7 (1.11%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 61 (9.65%) Degree
2 10 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.47%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (0.95%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 62 (9.81%) Docker
2 8 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) Firmware
3 1 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (1.58%) Packer
2 9 (1.42%) Kubernetes
3 8 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.11%) Terraform
5 6 (0.95%) Ansible
6 5 (0.79%) Puppet
7 2 (0.32%) Kibana
7 2 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.16%) Mesos
Vendors
1 67 (10.60%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.11%) Oracle
3 19 (3.01%) Adobe
4 16 (2.53%) Google
5 12 (1.90%) DevExpress
6 7 (1.11%) Twitter
7 6 (0.95%) SAP
8 5 (0.79%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.63%) Apple
9 4 (0.63%) Yahoo!
9 4 (0.63%) Zend
10 3 (0.47%) Capita
11 1 (0.16%) Demandware
11 1 (0.16%) ESRI
11 1 (0.16%) hybris
11 1 (0.16%) Kony
11 1 (0.16%) New Relic
11 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.16%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.16%) Splunk