Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior JavaScript Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 614 559 665
Rank change year-on-year -55 +106 +102
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior JavaScript Developer 691 858 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.45% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.47% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 625 796 676
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -0.47% +5.50%
10th Percentile £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £71,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -62 650 £57,500 +9.52% 61
UK excluding London -54 388 £50,000 +5.26% 26
London -18 301 £70,000 +12.00% 36
South East -11 122 £55,000 +4.76% 9
Midlands -42 75 £40,000 - 3
North of England -6 67 £50,000 +9.89% 9
North West +3 50 £57,500 +25.00% 4
South West +24 43 £55,000 +22.22% 2
West Midlands -47 42 £35,000 -12.50%
East of England +24 41 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Scotland +4 36 £52,500 +31.25% 1
East Midlands +23 33 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Yorkshire +3 14 £41,250 -9.34% 4
Wales +17 4 £40,000 -15.79%
North East +6 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 691 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 389 (56.30%) AngularJS
3 371 (53.69%) CSS
4 370 (53.55%) HTML
5 321 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
6 261 (37.77%) React
7 238 (34.44%) Front End Development
8 233 (33.72%) Node.js
9 185 (26.77%) HTML5
10 175 (25.33%) Java
11 170 (24.60%) jQuery
12 159 (23.01%) C#
13 154 (22.29%) SQL
14 146 (21.13%) CSS3
15 145 (20.98%) TDD
16 135 (19.54%) Web Development
17 134 (19.39%) User Experience
18 130 (18.81%) MVC
19 122 (17.66%) Git (software)
20 119 (17.22%) .NET
21 113 (16.35%) OO
21 113 (16.35%) Degree
22 107 (15.48%) Sass
23 99 (14.33%) PHP
24 94 (13.60%) Python
25 93 (13.46%) Mentoring
26 90 (13.02%) SQL Server
27 87 (12.59%) Linux
28 83 (12.01%) MySQL
29 78 (11.29%) Scrum

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 28 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (3.33%) Apache
3 19 (2.75%) CMS
4 16 (2.32%) Apache Spark
4 16 (2.32%) nginx
5 8 (1.16%) IIS
6 7 (1.01%) WordPress
7 5 (0.72%) Apache Solr
7 5 (0.72%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.58%) Confluence
8 4 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.43%) DNN
9 3 (0.43%) Drupal
9 3 (0.43%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.43%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.29%) JBoss
10 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (1.88%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.43%) Magento
1 3 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 75 (10.85%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (6.22%) GitHub
4 42 (6.08%) npm
5 17 (2.46%) SaaS
6 12 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.30%) Heroku
8 8 (1.16%) Serverless
8 8 (1.16%) Slack
9 6 (0.87%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.87%) PaaS
10 5 (0.72%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.43%) Yarn
12 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.29%) Firebase
12 2 (0.29%) IaaS
13 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.88%) Internet
2 12 (1.74%) HTTP
3 3 (0.43%) SMS
3 3 (0.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.29%) Skype
4 2 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (13.02%) SQL Server
2 83 (12.01%) MySQL
3 49 (7.09%) MongoDB
4 46 (6.66%) NoSQL
5 43 (6.22%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (4.78%) Big Data
7 28 (4.05%) Relational Database
8 20 (2.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (2.32%) Redis
10 13 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (1.88%) Hadoop
11 12 (1.74%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (1.59%) Blockchain
13 9 (1.30%) BigQuery
14 8 (1.16%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
16 4 (0.58%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 122 (17.66%) Git (software)
2 67 (9.70%) webpack
3 65 (9.41%) Grunt
4 58 (8.39%) gulp
5 47 (6.80%) Jenkins
6 41 (5.93%) JIRA
7 34 (4.92%) Selenium
8 33 (4.78%) Bower
9 24 (3.47%) Jasmine
10 23 (3.33%) Mocha
11 20 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (2.60%) Cucumber
13 17 (2.46%) Babel
13 17 (2.46%) Karma Test Runner
13 17 (2.46%) PHPUnit
14 16 (2.32%) TeamCity
15 14 (2.03%) Bitbucket
15 14 (2.03%) Visual Studio
16 13 (1.88%) Vagrant
17 11 (1.59%) Maven
General
1 76 (11.00%) Finance
2 37 (5.35%) Marketing
3 33 (4.78%) Retail
4 32 (4.63%) Games
5 19 (2.75%) Advertising
6 13 (1.88%) Banking
7 11 (1.59%) Publishing
8 5 (0.72%) Music Industry
9 4 (0.58%) Front Office
9 4 (0.58%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.58%) Law
9 4 (0.58%) Legal
9 4 (0.58%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.14%) Automotive
11 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) iGaming
11 1 (0.14%) Local Government
11 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 389 (56.30%) AngularJS
2 371 (53.69%) CSS
3 370 (53.55%) HTML
4 261 (37.77%) React
5 233 (33.72%) Node.js
6 185 (26.77%) HTML5
7 170 (24.60%) jQuery
8 146 (21.13%) CSS3
9 119 (17.22%) .NET
10 107 (15.48%) Sass
11 75 (10.85%) ASP.NET
12 73 (10.56%) Web Services
13 71 (10.27%) Spring
14 60 (8.68%) Redux
15 55 (7.96%) RESTful
15 55 (7.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 52 (7.53%) Ember.js
17 48 (6.95%) Angular 2
18 47 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC
19 41 (5.93%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 134 (19.39%) User Experience
2 61 (8.83%) Computer Science
3 52 (7.53%) Mobile App
4 38 (5.50%) Greenfield Project
5 30 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (3.91%) Fintech
7 23 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (2.75%) Client/Server
9 13 (1.88%) Social Media
10 11 (1.59%) W3C
11 10 (1.45%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.16%) RIA
13 7 (1.01%) Online Games
14 5 (0.72%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.72%) Tandem
14 5 (0.72%) Video\Live Streaming
15 4 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 4 (0.58%) iPad
16 3 (0.43%) Augmented Reality
16 3 (0.43%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 87 (12.59%) Linux
2 27 (3.91%) Windows
3 12 (1.74%) Android
4 9 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.01%) Unix
6 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (34.44%) Front End Development
3 145 (20.98%) TDD
4 135 (19.54%) Web Development
5 130 (18.81%) MVC
6 113 (16.35%) OO
7 93 (13.46%) Mentoring
8 78 (11.29%) Scrum
8 78 (11.29%) Software Engineering
9 69 (9.99%) BDD
9 69 (9.99%) Test Automation
10 62 (8.97%) Analytics
11 60 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
12 56 (8.10%) Open Source
13 52 (7.53%) OOP
14 51 (7.38%) Unit Testing
15 50 (7.24%) E-Commerce
16 48 (6.95%) SDLC
17 43 (6.22%) Continuous Improvement
18 41 (5.93%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 691 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 175 (25.33%) Java
3 159 (23.01%) C#
4 154 (22.29%) SQL
5 99 (14.33%) PHP
6 94 (13.60%) Python
7 71 (10.27%) ES6
8 43 (6.22%) Scala
9 32 (4.63%) TypeScript
10 30 (4.34%) C++
11 22 (3.18%) T-SQL
12 21 (3.04%) Ruby
13 8 (1.16%) Go
13 8 (1.16%) Groovy
13 8 (1.16%) Haskell
14 7 (1.01%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.01%) C
14 7 (1.01%) ECMAScript
15 6 (0.87%) PHP 5
15 6 (0.87%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 113 (16.35%) Degree
2 24 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.72%) PhD
4 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.60%) QA
2 5 (0.72%) GAMP
3 4 (0.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 55 (7.96%) Docker
2 1 (0.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (1.74%) Ansible
1 12 (1.74%) Docker Swarm
2 8 (1.16%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.16%) Terraform
3 6 (0.87%) Kibana
3 6 (0.87%) logstash
3 6 (0.87%) Packer
4 5 (0.72%) Puppet
5 4 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 47 (6.80%) Google
2 39 (5.64%) Oracle
3 30 (4.34%) Microsoft
4 11 (1.59%) Zend
5 5 (0.72%) Adobe
5 5 (0.72%) Apple
6 4 (0.58%) Twitter
7 3 (0.43%) Sencha
7 3 (0.43%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.29%) Cadence
8 2 (0.29%) Facebook
9 1 (0.14%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.14%) BEA
9 1 (0.14%) Demandware
9 1 (0.14%) hybris
9 1 (0.14%) IBM
9 1 (0.14%) Progress
9 1 (0.14%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.14%) Splunk