Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a JavaScript Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript Developer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 75 74
Rank change year-on-year -94 -1 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 129 382 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.50% 3.87% 3.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 4.01% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 112 383 457
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £23,275 £23,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,250 £48,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 8,276 9,518 11,342
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.41% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6,437 7,904 8,976
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

JavaScript Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured JavaScript Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript Developer in the West Midlands

JavaScript Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for JavaScript Developer in the West Midlands

JavaScript Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for JavaScript Developer in the West Midlands

JavaScript Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Birmingham -60 39 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Warwickshire -17 24 £34,000 +13.33% 9
Solihull +5 21 £55,000 +46.67% 2
Coventry -7 16 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Worcestershire -18 10 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Staffordshire -28 7 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Shropshire +10 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Wolverhampton - 2 £32,250 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £35,000 -
JavaScript Developer
England

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring JavaScript Developer in the job title.

1 129 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 73 (56.59%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (41.86%) HTML
4 53 (41.09%) AngularJS
5 50 (38.76%) CSS
6 46 (35.66%) C#
7 39 (30.23%) Java
8 38 (29.46%) NoSQL
9 36 (27.91%) React
10 31 (24.03%) Front End Development
11 27 (20.93%) SQL
11 27 (20.93%) .NET
12 25 (19.38%) Web Development
12 25 (19.38%) HTML5
13 22 (17.05%) Spring
13 22 (17.05%) SQL Server
14 20 (15.50%) Hazelcast
14 20 (15.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (15.50%) KnockoutJS
14 20 (15.50%) Big Data
14 20 (15.50%) OO
14 20 (15.50%) Degree
15 19 (14.73%) Node.js
16 18 (13.95%) REST
16 18 (13.95%) Python
16 18 (13.95%) Web Services
17 17 (13.18%) XML
17 17 (13.18%) PHP
18 16 (12.40%) MVC
18 16 (12.40%) CSS3

JavaScript Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (5.43%) Confluence
2 5 (3.88%) Apache
2 5 (3.88%) WordPress
3 4 (3.10%) CMS
3 4 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.78%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (0.78%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.65%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.75%) GitHub
2 9 (6.98%) SaaS
3 2 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.78%) G Suite
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.78%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) Broadband
2 1 (0.78%) Extranet
2 1 (0.78%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (29.46%) NoSQL
2 22 (17.05%) SQL Server
3 20 (15.50%) Big Data
3 20 (15.50%) Hazelcast
4 14 (10.85%) MySQL
5 12 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.43%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.33%) Geospatial Data
7 3 (2.33%) GIS
8 1 (0.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.20%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.43%) JIRA
4 5 (3.88%) Grunt
4 5 (3.88%) gulp
5 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.55%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.55%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.55%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.55%) webpack
7 1 (0.78%) Bower
7 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.78%) Mocha
7 1 (0.78%) NSubstitute
7 1 (0.78%) NUnit
7 1 (0.78%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.78%) Subversion
7 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.78%) Yeoman
General
1 11 (8.53%) Finance
2 5 (3.88%) Automotive
3 2 (1.55%) Games
3 2 (1.55%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (41.86%) HTML
2 53 (41.09%) AngularJS
3 50 (38.76%) CSS
4 36 (27.91%) React
5 27 (20.93%) .NET
6 25 (19.38%) HTML5
7 22 (17.05%) Spring
8 20 (15.50%) KnockoutJS
8 20 (15.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (14.73%) Node.js
10 18 (13.95%) REST
10 18 (13.95%) Web Services
11 17 (13.18%) XML
12 16 (12.40%) CSS3
13 14 (10.85%) jQuery
14 13 (10.08%) JSON
15 12 (9.30%) Ajax
16 10 (7.75%) Laravel
17 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET
17 8 (6.20%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.98%) Data Structures
1 9 (6.98%) User Experience
2 8 (6.20%) Algorithms
2 8 (6.20%) Grid Computing
3 6 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.65%) Fintech
4 4 (3.10%) Social Media
5 3 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.55%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.78%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.78%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.20%) Linux
2 1 (0.78%) Android
2 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (56.59%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (24.03%) Front End Development
3 25 (19.38%) Web Development
4 20 (15.50%) OO
5 16 (12.40%) MVC
6 15 (11.63%) Scrum
6 15 (11.63%) TDD
7 11 (8.53%) Analytics
7 11 (8.53%) BDD
7 11 (8.53%) SDLC
8 10 (7.75%) Mentoring
9 9 (6.98%) Mathematics
9 9 (6.98%) Wealth Management
9 9 (6.98%) Web Application Development
10 8 (6.20%) Asset Management
10 8 (6.20%) High Availability
10 8 (6.20%) Project Management
11 7 (5.43%) Multithreading
11 7 (5.43%) OOP
11 7 (5.43%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 129 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 46 (35.66%) C#
3 39 (30.23%) Java
4 27 (20.93%) SQL
5 18 (13.95%) Python
6 17 (13.18%) PHP
7 11 (8.53%) C++
8 8 (6.20%) Java 8
9 2 (1.55%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.78%) ES6
10 1 (0.78%) ES8
10 1 (0.78%) Google Apps Script
10 1 (0.78%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.78%) Ruby
10 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (15.50%) Degree
2 12 (9.30%) PhD
3 2 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (5.43%) Atlassian
1 7 (5.43%) Google
2 4 (3.10%) Twitter
3 2 (1.55%) Adobe
4 1 (0.78%) Apple
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.78%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.78%) Zend