Period
to 22 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior JavaScript Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 May 2019.

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
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 808 640 614
Rank change year-on-year -168 -26 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior JavaScript Developer 277 643 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.39% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 242 589 567
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 138,564 165,582 163,071
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 96.42% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 109,968 134,850 134,942
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,463 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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 -173 269 £57,500 +4.55% 65
UK excluding London -127 149 £50,000 - 36
London -70 124 £70,000 -3.45% 32
North of England 0 53 £47,500 +5.56% 6
South West +38 29 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Yorkshire -11 27 £47,500 +5.56% 3
East of England +65 25 £50,000 -13.04% 2
North West 0 23 £49,500 +4.21% 3
South East -52 23 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Midlands -38 15 £53,750 +7.50% 15
West Midlands +13 9 £55,000 +22.22% 6
East Midlands -22 6 £40,000 -20.00% 9
North East +19 3 £40,000 +6.67%
Scotland 0 3 £47,500 -13.64% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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.

1 277 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 147 (53.07%) CSS
3 144 (51.99%) HTML
4 143 (51.62%) AngularJS
5 123 (44.40%) React
6 116 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
7 114 (41.16%) Node.js
8 80 (28.88%) HTML5
9 79 (28.52%) TDD
10 70 (25.27%) .NET
11 67 (24.19%) C#
12 65 (23.47%) Front End Development
13 57 (20.58%) Git (software)
14 52 (18.77%) Finance
14 52 (18.77%) CSS3
15 51 (18.41%) Vue.js
16 45 (16.25%) ES6
16 45 (16.25%) MVC
16 45 (16.25%) PHP
17 44 (15.88%) SQL
17 44 (15.88%) Amazon AWS
18 43 (15.52%) Sass
18 43 (15.52%) Redux
19 42 (15.16%) RESTful
19 42 (15.16%) Software Engineering
20 41 (14.80%) Unit Testing
21 36 (13.00%) ASP.NET
22 32 (11.55%) Retail
23 31 (11.19%) SQL Server
24 30 (10.83%) Web Development

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 11 (3.97%) CMS
2 10 (3.61%) Drupal
3 9 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.44%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.72%) Apache
5 2 (0.72%) IIS
5 2 (0.72%) nginx
5 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.36%) Confluence
6 1 (0.36%) DNN
6 1 (0.36%) Liferay
6 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.36%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.08%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 44 (15.88%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (10.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (7.94%) Serverless
4 15 (5.42%) npm
5 10 (3.61%) GitHub
6 9 (3.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (3.25%) SaaS
7 6 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.72%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.72%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (0.72%) Heroku
10 2 (0.72%) NuGet
10 2 (0.72%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.36%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.39%) NoSQL
3 21 (7.58%) MySQL
4 14 (5.05%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.81%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.44%) Redis
7 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.72%) Power BI
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.36%) Big Data
9 1 (0.36%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.36%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (20.58%) Git (software)
2 27 (9.75%) gulp
2 27 (9.75%) webpack
3 23 (8.30%) Grunt
4 19 (6.86%) Jasmine
5 16 (5.78%) Jenkins
6 13 (4.69%) TeamCity
7 11 (3.97%) Broccoli
7 11 (3.97%) JIRA
7 11 (3.97%) Karma Test Runner
8 8 (2.89%) Mocha
9 7 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (2.17%) Babel
10 6 (2.17%) Subversion
11 4 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.44%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.44%) Protractor
12 3 (1.08%) RSpec
12 3 (1.08%) Selenium
12 3 (1.08%) Travis CI
General
1 52 (18.77%) Finance
2 32 (11.55%) Retail
3 27 (9.75%) Banking
4 12 (4.33%) Marketing
5 5 (1.81%) Legal
6 4 (1.44%) Automotive
6 4 (1.44%) Back Office
6 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.08%) Electronics
7 3 (1.08%) Games
7 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.72%) Digital Economy
8 2 (0.72%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (53.07%) CSS
2 144 (51.99%) HTML
3 143 (51.62%) AngularJS
4 123 (44.40%) React
5 114 (41.16%) Node.js
6 80 (28.88%) HTML5
7 70 (25.27%) .NET
8 52 (18.77%) CSS3
9 51 (18.41%) Vue.js
10 43 (15.52%) Redux
10 43 (15.52%) Sass
11 42 (15.16%) RESTful
12 36 (13.00%) ASP.NET
13 27 (9.75%) .NET Framework
14 26 (9.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (8.66%) Web Services
16 23 (8.30%) jQuery
17 20 (7.22%) LAMP
18 18 (6.50%) Entity Framework
19 17 (6.14%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.39%) User Experience
2 15 (5.42%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.89%) Derivative
4 8 (2.89%) Fintech
5 4 (1.44%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.44%) NHS
6 3 (1.08%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.72%) W3C
8 1 (0.36%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.36%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.36%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.36%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.36%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.61%) Android
1 10 (3.61%) Apple iOS
2 6 (2.17%) Linux
3 4 (1.44%) Windows
4 2 (0.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (28.52%) TDD
3 65 (23.47%) Front End Development
4 45 (16.25%) MVC
5 42 (15.16%) Software Engineering
6 41 (14.80%) Unit Testing
7 30 (10.83%) Web Development
8 29 (10.47%) BDD
8 29 (10.47%) Pair Programming
9 27 (9.75%) Scrum
10 25 (9.03%) Microservices
11 22 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (7.22%) OOP
12 20 (7.22%) SDLC
13 19 (6.86%) Responsive Web Design
13 19 (6.86%) Test Automation
14 18 (6.50%) Mentoring
15 16 (5.78%) Machine Learning
16 14 (5.05%) DevOps
17 13 (4.69%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 277 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 67 (24.19%) C#
3 45 (16.25%) ES6
3 45 (16.25%) PHP
4 44 (15.88%) SQL
5 30 (10.83%) Java
6 26 (9.39%) TypeScript
7 24 (8.66%) Python
8 13 (4.69%) PHP 7
9 8 (2.89%) Ruby
10 5 (1.81%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.44%) ANSI SQL
11 4 (1.44%) Scala
11 4 (1.44%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.08%) C
12 3 (1.08%) ES7
12 3 (1.08%) Go
13 2 (0.72%) Clojure
13 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (5.42%) Degree
2 7 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 22 (7.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (4.33%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.08%) Terraform
3 1 (0.36%) Ansible
3 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.36%) Packer
3 1 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (5.05%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.25%) SAP
3 6 (2.17%) Google
3 6 (2.17%) Oracle
4 5 (1.81%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.44%) Zend
6 3 (1.08%) Sage
7 2 (0.72%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.36%) VMware