Period
to 18 August 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior JavaScript Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 August 2017.

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 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 621 563 727
Rank change year-on-year -58 +164 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior JavaScript Developer 667 904 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.46% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.47% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 583 849 541
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -0.94% +6.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.04% +1.05% +5.56%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 169742 190690 209586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.90% 96.50% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 137115 160408 172505
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 August 2017.

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 August 2017. 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 -68 626 £57,500 +4.55% 42
UK excluding London -28 379 £47,500 -1.04% 25
London -49 279 £67,500 +8.00% 19
South East +14 123 £51,250 -2.38% 6
North of England -13 105 £47,500 +1.06% 8
Midlands -23 66 £42,500 +6.25% 3
North West -7 64 £55,000 +15.79% 6
Yorkshire +2 37 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands -41 35 £40,000 -
East Midlands +26 31 £45,000 -14.29% 3
Scotland +44 29 £47,500 +18.75% 2
East of England +16 26 £50,000 -4.76% 4
South West +6 25 £56,250 +25.00% 2
Wales +21 5 £40,000 -15.79%
North East +17 4 £38,750 -3.13% 1

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, Senior JavaScript Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 667 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 418 (62.67%) HTML
3 409 (61.32%) CSS
4 324 (48.58%) AngularJS
5 301 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
6 237 (35.53%) HTML5
7 234 (35.08%) Node.js
8 207 (31.03%) Front End Development
9 206 (30.88%) React
10 186 (27.89%) TDD
11 175 (26.24%) Java
12 164 (24.59%) SQL
13 154 (23.09%) jQuery
14 142 (21.29%) Git (software)
15 140 (20.99%) Web Development
16 132 (19.79%) CSS3
17 120 (17.99%) OO
18 116 (17.39%) User Experience
19 114 (17.09%) MVC
20 110 (16.49%) C#
21 106 (15.89%) PHP
21 106 (15.89%) .NET
22 105 (15.74%) Sass
23 103 (15.44%) MySQL
24 98 (14.69%) ES6
25 96 (14.39%) Linux
26 92 (13.79%) Scrum
27 89 (13.34%) Spring
28 86 (12.89%) Unit Testing
29 79 (11.84%) Software Engineering

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 38 (5.70%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (3.15%) Apache
3 20 (3.00%) CMS
4 11 (1.65%) Apache Spark
5 10 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (1.20%) Apache Solr
6 8 (1.20%) ArcGIS
6 8 (1.20%) nginx
7 7 (1.05%) GeoServer
8 6 (0.90%) WordPress
9 5 (0.75%) Confluence
9 5 (0.75%) Kentico
10 4 (0.60%) Drupal
10 4 (0.60%) IIS
10 4 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.60%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.45%) DNN
11 3 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (1.05%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.15%) Magento
2 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 70 (10.49%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (5.40%) GitHub
3 28 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (1.95%) SaaS
6 12 (1.80%) PaaS
7 10 (1.50%) Google Analytics
8 7 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.90%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.60%) CloudFront
10 4 (0.60%) Route 53
10 4 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.30%) Heroku
12 1 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.15%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.15%) Bluemix
12 1 (0.15%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.45%) HTTP
2 15 (2.25%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.50%) Internet
4 2 (0.30%) SSH
5 1 (0.15%) Broadband
5 1 (0.15%) Skype
5 1 (0.15%) SMS
5 1 (0.15%) SSL
5 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (15.44%) MySQL
2 70 (10.49%) SQL Server
3 50 (7.50%) NoSQL
4 42 (6.30%) MongoDB
5 34 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (3.75%) Big Data
7 22 (3.30%) Relational Database
8 21 (3.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 19 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (1.80%) BigQuery
11 11 (1.65%) Blockchain
12 8 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.20%) QGIS
13 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (1.05%) Qlik Sense
14 6 (0.90%) Redis
15 5 (0.75%) GIS
16 4 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 142 (21.29%) Git (software)
2 73 (10.94%) gulp
3 62 (9.30%) Grunt
4 59 (8.85%) Selenium
5 49 (7.35%) webpack
6 47 (7.05%) Mocha
7 37 (5.55%) Jenkins
8 35 (5.25%) Karma Test Runner
9 33 (4.95%) Jasmine
10 27 (4.05%) JIRA
11 25 (3.75%) TeamCity
12 23 (3.45%) Bower
13 20 (3.00%) PHPUnit
14 19 (2.85%) Vagrant
15 17 (2.55%) Subversion
16 16 (2.40%) Babel
17 15 (2.25%) Maven
18 14 (2.10%) Cucumber
18 14 (2.10%) Visual Studio
19 13 (1.95%) Bitbucket
General
1 65 (9.75%) Finance
2 24 (3.60%) Marketing
3 22 (3.30%) Games
4 14 (2.10%) Advertising
4 14 (2.10%) Banking
5 12 (1.80%) Publishing
6 11 (1.65%) Retail
7 8 (1.20%) Front Office
8 7 (1.05%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.05%) Music Industry
9 4 (0.60%) Digital Economy
10 3 (0.45%) Law
10 3 (0.45%) Legal
10 3 (0.45%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.30%) Back Office
12 1 (0.15%) Local Government
12 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 418 (62.67%) HTML
2 409 (61.32%) CSS
3 324 (48.58%) AngularJS
4 237 (35.53%) HTML5
5 234 (35.08%) Node.js
6 206 (30.88%) React
7 154 (23.09%) jQuery
8 132 (19.79%) CSS3
9 106 (15.89%) .NET
10 105 (15.74%) Sass
11 89 (13.34%) Spring
12 67 (10.04%) Redux
13 61 (9.15%) Ember.js
14 58 (8.70%) ASP.NET
15 56 (8.40%) Web Services
16 53 (7.95%) XML
17 52 (7.80%) RESTful
18 49 (7.35%) REST
19 48 (7.20%) Backbone.js
19 48 (7.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 116 (17.39%) User Experience
2 44 (6.60%) Computer Science
3 39 (5.85%) Mobile App
4 31 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
5 29 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (2.55%) W3C
7 15 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (2.10%) Fintech
8 14 (2.10%) iPad
9 10 (1.50%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (1.20%) Augmented Reality
11 8 (1.20%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.05%) Social Media
13 5 (0.75%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.75%) Video on Demand
14 4 (0.60%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.60%) RIA
15 3 (0.45%) Blog
15 3 (0.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 96 (14.39%) Linux
2 24 (3.60%) Windows
3 17 (2.55%) Android
4 14 (2.10%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (0.60%) Unix
6 4 (0.60%) VMS
6 4 (0.60%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (31.03%) Front End Development
3 186 (27.89%) TDD
4 140 (20.99%) Web Development
5 120 (17.99%) OO
6 114 (17.09%) MVC
7 92 (13.79%) Scrum
8 86 (12.89%) Unit Testing
9 79 (11.84%) Mentoring
9 79 (11.84%) Software Engineering
10 76 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
11 62 (9.30%) Test Automation
12 60 (9.00%) BDD
13 59 (8.85%) Open Source
14 52 (7.80%) E-Commerce
15 48 (7.20%) OOP
16 46 (6.90%) Analytics
17 40 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
18 37 (5.55%) SDLC
19 35 (5.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 667 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 175 (26.24%) Java
3 164 (24.59%) SQL
4 110 (16.49%) C#
5 106 (15.89%) PHP
6 98 (14.69%) ES6
7 51 (7.65%) Python
8 34 (5.10%) TypeScript
9 29 (4.35%) Scala
10 25 (3.75%) Ruby
11 19 (2.85%) C++
11 19 (2.85%) Go
12 18 (2.70%) Bash Shell
13 17 (2.55%) Clojure
13 17 (2.55%) T-SQL
14 13 (1.95%) ECMAScript
15 12 (1.80%) Groovy
16 11 (1.65%) Perl
17 9 (1.35%) Objective-C
18 8 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (11.39%) Degree
2 17 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.60%) MCTS
5 3 (0.45%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) MCAD
6 1 (0.15%) MCPD
6 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.10%) QA
2 4 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.45%) GAMP
3 3 (0.45%) MiFID
System Software
1 42 (6.30%) Docker
2 3 (0.45%) Varnish
3 2 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.15%) HDFS
4 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (2.85%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.35%) Kibana
2 9 (1.35%) Puppet
3 8 (1.20%) logstash
4 7 (1.05%) Ansible
5 6 (0.90%) Packer
5 6 (0.90%) Terraform
6 2 (0.30%) Grafana
6 2 (0.30%) StatsD
7 1 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 55 (8.25%) Oracle
2 48 (7.20%) Google
3 28 (4.20%) Microsoft
4 14 (2.10%) Zend
5 13 (1.95%) Adobe
6 12 (1.80%) Cognizant
7 11 (1.65%) Sencha
8 4 (0.60%) Facebook
9 3 (0.45%) Apple
9 3 (0.45%) FXall
9 3 (0.45%) Reuters
10 2 (0.30%) Twitter
11 1 (0.15%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.15%) Demandware
11 1 (0.15%) hybris
11 1 (0.15%) IBM
11 1 (0.15%) New Relic
11 1 (0.15%) Progress
11 1 (0.15%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.15%) Splunk