Period
to 13 November 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior JavaScript Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 13 November 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
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 757 755 623
Rank change year-on-year -2 -132 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior JavaScript Developer 312 417 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.27% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 291 372 613
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,050 £40,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +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 131,473 156,175 172,370
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.58% 95.89% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 105,217 125,838 138,248
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
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 13 November 2019.

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 13 November 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 +22 291 £65,000 +8.33% 58
London +53 161 £75,000 +7.14% 34
UK excluding London +28 147 £52,500 - 27
South East +37 34 £55,000 - 8
South West +12 33 £48,000 -6.34% 1
North of England -11 30 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Midlands +50 29 £51,750 +8.95% 4
North West +42 19 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Midlands +21 15 £48,750 +2.63% 2
West Midlands +33 14 £51,750 +3.50% 2
Yorkshire -27 10 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Scotland +12 8 £52,500 - 2
Northern Ireland +5 7 £60,000 +9.09% 1
East of England +53 4 £62,500 +4.17% 2
Wales - 2 £47,500 -
North East +12 1 £40,000 +6.67% 1

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

For the 6 months to 13 November 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.

1 312 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 183 (58.65%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (58.65%) React
3 146 (46.79%) CSS
4 145 (46.47%) HTML
5 128 (41.03%) AngularJS
6 95 (30.45%) Node.js
7 86 (27.56%) HTML5
8 76 (24.36%) Front End Development
9 73 (23.40%) Finance
10 68 (21.79%) C#
11 67 (21.47%) Web Development
12 65 (20.83%) Redux
13 61 (19.55%) TDD
14 60 (19.23%) .NET
14 60 (19.23%) Git (software)
15 55 (17.63%) TypeScript
16 53 (16.99%) Mentoring
17 52 (16.67%) Microservices
18 51 (16.35%) CSS3
19 49 (15.71%) Degree
20 48 (15.38%) Computer Science
20 48 (15.38%) Fintech
21 44 (14.10%) Software Engineering
22 41 (13.14%) Vue.js
23 39 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
24 38 (12.18%) webpack
25 37 (11.86%) DevOps
26 36 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
26 36 (11.54%) 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 11 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (2.24%) CMS
3 4 (1.28%) Drupal
4 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.96%) Magento
1 3 (0.96%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.01%) Azure
2 24 (7.69%) AWS
3 15 (4.81%) Serverless
4 8 (2.56%) SaaS
5 4 (1.28%) GCP
5 4 (1.28%) npm
5 4 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (0.96%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (0.96%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.64%) GitHub
7 2 (0.64%) IaaS
7 2 (0.64%) PaaS
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.32%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.32%) NuGet
8 1 (0.32%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.32%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.96%) Firewall
1 3 (0.96%) Internet
2 2 (0.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.32%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.09%) MySQL
3 17 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 16 (5.13%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.24%) Big Data
5 7 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.60%) Redis
6 5 (1.60%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.32%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.32%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.32%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.32%) Power BI
9 1 (0.32%) QlikView
9 1 (0.32%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 60 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 38 (12.18%) webpack
3 27 (8.65%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.85%) gulp
5 11 (3.53%) Grunt
5 11 (3.53%) Mocha
6 10 (3.21%) Babel
6 10 (3.21%) JIRA
7 7 (2.24%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.28%) Selenium
9 3 (0.96%) RSpec
10 2 (0.64%) Ant
10 2 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 73 (23.40%) Finance
2 23 (7.37%) Marketing
3 17 (5.45%) Retail
4 16 (5.13%) Banking
5 7 (2.24%) Legal
6 6 (1.92%) Back Office
7 5 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.60%) Front Office
8 4 (1.28%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.64%) Advertising
9 2 (0.64%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.32%) Fire and Rescue
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
10 1 (0.32%) Law
10 1 (0.32%) Police
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (58.65%) React
2 146 (46.79%) CSS
3 145 (46.47%) HTML
4 128 (41.03%) AngularJS
5 95 (30.45%) Node.js
6 86 (27.56%) HTML5
7 65 (20.83%) Redux
8 60 (19.23%) .NET
9 51 (16.35%) CSS3
10 41 (13.14%) Vue.js
11 34 (10.90%) Sass
12 31 (9.94%) RESTful
13 25 (8.01%) ASP.NET
14 22 (7.05%) REST
15 21 (6.73%) jQuery
16 19 (6.09%) Jest
17 17 (5.45%) .NET Core
18 14 (4.49%) JSON
19 12 (3.85%) GraphQL
20 11 (3.53%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (9.62%) User Experience
3 13 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.24%) Derivative
6 7 (2.24%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.60%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.60%) NHS
8 3 (0.96%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.64%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.64%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.32%) Animation
10 1 (0.32%) Blog
10 1 (0.32%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.32%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.32%) MPEG
10 1 (0.32%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.32%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.24%) Windows
2 4 (1.28%) Android
3 2 (0.64%) Linux
4 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (58.65%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (24.36%) Front End Development
3 67 (21.47%) Web Development
4 61 (19.55%) TDD
5 53 (16.99%) Mentoring
6 52 (16.67%) Microservices
7 48 (15.38%) Computer Science
7 48 (15.38%) Fintech
8 44 (14.10%) Software Engineering
9 37 (11.86%) DevOps
10 36 (11.54%) Scrum
10 36 (11.54%) Unit Testing
11 30 (9.62%) Mathematics
12 29 (9.29%) Problem-Solving
13 28 (8.97%) SDLC
14 27 (8.65%) BDD
14 27 (8.65%) OO
15 23 (7.37%) 3D Animation
15 23 (7.37%) Cryptocurrency
16 21 (6.73%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 312 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 68 (21.79%) C#
3 55 (17.63%) TypeScript
4 33 (10.58%) SQL
5 28 (8.97%) ES6
6 24 (7.69%) PHP
7 18 (5.77%) Java
8 17 (5.45%) Python
9 8 (2.56%) Ruby
10 6 (1.92%) Apex Code
11 5 (1.60%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.96%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.64%) Java 8
13 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.64%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.32%) Elixir
14 1 (0.32%) ES8
14 1 (0.32%) Go
14 1 (0.32%) JSX
14 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (15.71%) Degree
2 36 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.60%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.60%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 33 (10.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.24%) Ansible
2 7 (2.24%) Puppet
3 2 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (4.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (1.92%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 6 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (1.92%) Tableau
3 3 (0.96%) Google
3 3 (0.96%) Oracle
3 3 (0.96%) Sage
3 3 (0.96%) SAP
4 2 (0.64%) Adobe
5 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.32%) Capita
5 1 (0.32%) Sitecore