Period
to 9 April 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior JavaScript Developer was £61,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

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
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 714 825 616
Rank change year-on-year +111 -209 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior JavaScript Developer 279 311 698
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.21% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.22% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 251 282 660
Median annual salary £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £79,875 £85,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 109,825 143,040 170,956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.37% 95.98% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 88,088 114,076 139,951
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Senior JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior JavaScript Developer in the UK

Senior JavaScript Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior JavaScript Developer.

Salary trend for Senior JavaScript Developer in the UK

Senior JavaScript Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior JavaScript Developer over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 2020. 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 +111 271 £62,500 +8.70% 31
London +111 141 £72,500 +11.54% 18
UK excluding London +99 138 £50,000 - 15
South West +83 43 £48,750 -18.75% 1
North of England +33 34 £50,000 +5.26% 5
South East +74 27 £57,500 +4.55% 4
Work from Home +30 24 £55,000 +4.76%
Midlands +60 22 £51,000 -7.27% 1
Yorkshire +50 20 £55,000 +15.79% 2
North West +42 13 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Midlands +59 12 £51,000 -7.27%
East Midlands +47 10 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Scotland +34 7 £60,000 +14.29% 2
East of England +26 4 £67,500 +35.00% 2
North East +3 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 £57,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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.

1 279 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 168 (60.22%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (54.84%) React
4 124 (44.44%) CSS
5 112 (40.14%) HTML
6 108 (38.71%) Node.js
7 91 (32.62%) AngularJS
8 83 (29.75%) TDD
9 74 (26.52%) HTML5
10 73 (26.16%) Front End Development
11 56 (20.07%) Web Development
12 52 (18.64%) Redux
13 51 (18.28%) Software Engineering
14 48 (17.20%) Git (software)
14 48 (17.20%) Microservices
15 47 (16.85%) Finance
16 44 (15.77%) User Experience
17 43 (15.41%) Vue.js
17 43 (15.41%) jQuery
18 42 (15.05%) TypeScript
19 41 (14.70%) ES6
20 40 (14.34%) AWS
20 40 (14.34%) CSS3
20 40 (14.34%) Sass
21 39 (13.98%) C#
22 38 (13.62%) BDD
22 38 (13.62%) Greenfield Project
23 37 (13.26%) .NET
24 36 (12.90%) Mentoring
25 35 (12.54%) DevOps

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 7 (2.51%) CMS
1 7 (2.51%) Confluence
2 4 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.72%) Kentico
4 1 (0.36%) Drupal
4 1 (0.36%) Headless CMS
4 1 (0.36%) IIS
4 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.34%) AWS
2 22 (7.89%) Serverless
3 19 (6.81%) AWS Lambda
4 15 (5.38%) SaaS
5 13 (4.66%) Amazon S3
5 13 (4.66%) Azure
5 13 (4.66%) GitHub
6 10 (3.58%) GCP
7 5 (1.79%) npm
8 4 (1.43%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (1.08%) Yarn
10 2 (0.72%) prismic.io
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.36%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.89%) NoSQL
2 18 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 14 (5.02%) MySQL
4 9 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.79%) Redis
6 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.36%) Big Data
7 1 (0.36%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.36%) DTS
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 7
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 48 (17.20%) Git (software)
2 31 (11.11%) webpack
3 29 (10.39%) Jenkins
4 14 (5.02%) gulp
5 11 (3.94%) JIRA
6 8 (2.87%) Babel
7 7 (2.51%) Grunt
8 6 (2.15%) Codeception
8 6 (2.15%) PHPUnit
9 5 (1.79%) CircleCI
9 5 (1.79%) Gradle
10 4 (1.43%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.43%) Maven
11 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.72%) GitLab
12 2 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.36%) Bower
13 1 (0.36%) Mocha
13 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
General
1 47 (16.85%) Finance
2 18 (6.45%) Marketing
3 13 (4.66%) Banking
4 10 (3.58%) Retail
5 5 (1.79%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.43%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.43%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.08%) Automotive
7 3 (1.08%) Games
7 3 (1.08%) Law
8 2 (0.72%) Back Office
8 2 (0.72%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Fire and Rescue
9 1 (0.36%) Legal
9 1 (0.36%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Police
9 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (54.84%) React
2 124 (44.44%) CSS
3 112 (40.14%) HTML
4 108 (38.71%) Node.js
5 91 (32.62%) AngularJS
6 74 (26.52%) HTML5
7 52 (18.64%) Redux
8 43 (15.41%) jQuery
8 43 (15.41%) Vue.js
9 40 (14.34%) CSS3
9 40 (14.34%) Sass
10 37 (13.26%) .NET
11 35 (12.54%) REST
12 29 (10.39%) GraphQL
13 26 (9.32%) Web Services
14 25 (8.96%) ASP.NET
14 25 (8.96%) RESTful
15 20 (7.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 19 (6.81%) React Native
17 17 (6.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.77%) User Experience
2 38 (13.62%) Greenfield Project
3 22 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.87%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.43%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.08%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.72%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.36%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.36%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.36%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.58%) Linux
2 4 (1.43%) Ubuntu
2 4 (1.43%) Unix
3 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.36%) Android
4 1 (0.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (60.22%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (29.75%) TDD
3 73 (26.16%) Front End Development
4 56 (20.07%) Web Development
5 51 (18.28%) Software Engineering
6 48 (17.20%) Microservices
7 38 (13.62%) BDD
8 36 (12.90%) Mentoring
9 35 (12.54%) DevOps
10 33 (11.83%) Scrum
11 31 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (11.11%) OO
12 28 (10.04%) Fintech
13 26 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
14 23 (8.24%) SDLC
15 22 (7.89%) MVC
15 22 (7.89%) Unit Testing
16 20 (7.17%) API Development
17 17 (6.09%) Test Automation
18 15 (5.38%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 279 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 42 (15.05%) TypeScript
3 41 (14.70%) ES6
4 39 (13.98%) C#
5 22 (7.89%) Java
6 17 (6.09%) SQL
7 15 (5.38%) PHP
8 7 (2.51%) Python
8 7 (2.51%) Ruby
9 4 (1.43%) Go
9 4 (1.43%) Scala
10 2 (0.72%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.36%) C
11 1 (0.36%) C++
11 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.36%) VB
11 1 (0.36%) VB6
11 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (4.30%) Degree
2 10 (3.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.94%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (5.73%) Kubernetes
2 10 (3.58%) Terraform
3 2 (0.72%) Ansible
3 2 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.72%) Puppet
4 1 (0.36%) Packer
Vendors
1 18 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.15%) DevExpress
2 6 (2.15%) Google
3 4 (1.43%) Adobe
3 4 (1.43%) New Relic
3 4 (1.43%) Oracle
4 3 (1.08%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.36%) BT
5 1 (0.36%) Capita
5 1 (0.36%) NEC
5 1 (0.36%) Sitecore