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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 16 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 934 923 532
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.87% 14.13% 16.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.21% 31.27% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 548 731 471
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £29,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +12.50%
75th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

JavaScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,432 2,952 1,559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 39.94% 45.19% 49.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,237 2,337 1,324
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £29,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +8.89% +5.88%
75th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £82,970 £77,500 £64,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.76% +5.45% +4.76%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in the West Midlands

JavaScript
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JavaScript in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for JavaScript in the West Midlands

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing JavaScript in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in the West Midlands

JavaScript
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 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Birmingham -1 542 £55,000 +10.00% 71
Warwickshire -14 159 £47,500 +4.40% 9
Staffordshire -5 122 £54,000 +33.33% 18
Coventry -57 30 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Shropshire +8 18 £57,500 +21.05% 5
Worcestershire -29 15 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Herefordshire -6 10 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Solihull -6 6 £55,000 +10.00% 4
West Bromwich -10 4 £38,000 -
Wolverhampton -6 1 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Walsall -12 1 £36,255 -16.66% 1
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 553 (59.21%) Agile
2 502 (53.75%) HTML
3 492 (52.68%) CSS
4 452 (48.39%) React
5 434 (46.47%) C#
6 411 (44.00%) .NET
7 380 (40.69%) SQL
8 333 (35.65%) Azure
9 312 (33.40%) Git (software)
10 306 (32.76%) jQuery
11 299 (32.01%) Microsoft
12 277 (29.66%) SQL Server
13 271 (29.01%) DevOps
14 265 (28.37%) MVC
15 258 (27.62%) Social Skills
16 253 (27.09%) .NET Core
17 216 (23.13%) .NET Framework
18 196 (20.99%) Azure DevOps
19 181 (19.38%) Unit Testing
20 180 (19.27%) Android
20 180 (19.27%) Java
21 179 (19.16%) Full Stack Development
22 178 (19.06%) Apple iOS
23 177 (18.95%) Serverless
24 174 (18.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 168 (17.99%) Terraform
26 167 (17.88%) Entity Framework
26 167 (17.88%) Software Engineering
27 166 (17.77%) User Stories
28 162 (17.34%) AWS

JavaScript
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 35 (3.75%) CMS
2 22 (2.36%) Umbraco
2 22 (2.36%) WordPress
3 20 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (1.71%) Confluence
5 15 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 7 (0.75%) nginx
7 6 (0.64%) Apache
7 6 (0.64%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.64%) GlassFish
7 6 (0.64%) IIS
7 6 (0.64%) JBoss
7 6 (0.64%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.32%) ColdFusion
8 3 (0.32%) Headless CMS
9 2 (0.21%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.11%) Appian
10 1 (0.11%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (4.07%) Photoshop
2 34 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 33 (3.53%) Adobe XD
4 32 (3.43%) InDesign
5 31 (3.32%) Adobe After Effects
5 31 (3.32%) Adobe Illustrator
5 31 (3.32%) Maya
5 31 (3.32%) Sketch
6 22 (2.36%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.11%) FileZilla
9 1 (0.11%) MadCap Flare
Business Applications
1 9 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.75%) Magento
3 2 (0.21%) Shopify
4 1 (0.11%) Odoo
4 1 (0.11%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.11%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.11%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 333 (35.65%) Azure
2 196 (20.99%) Azure DevOps
3 177 (18.95%) Serverless
4 162 (17.34%) AWS
5 154 (16.49%) Azure Service Bus
6 150 (16.06%) Azure Functions
7 47 (5.03%) SaaS
8 38 (4.07%) GCP
9 32 (3.43%) Power Platform
10 31 (3.32%) Figma
11 23 (2.46%) Dynamics 365
12 16 (1.71%) AWS Lambda
13 13 (1.39%) GitHub
13 13 (1.39%) Microsoft 365
14 11 (1.18%) Azure Logic Apps
15 9 (0.96%) Boomi
15 9 (0.96%) Firebase
16 8 (0.86%) Cloudflare
17 7 (0.75%) npm
17 7 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.57%) SSL
2 17 (1.82%) Internet
3 11 (1.18%) HTTP
4 7 (0.75%) DNS
5 3 (0.32%) DHCP
5 3 (0.32%) FTP
5 3 (0.32%) SSH
6 2 (0.21%) Firewall
6 2 (0.21%) Intranet
6 2 (0.21%) IPv6
6 2 (0.21%) SMTP
7 1 (0.11%) Extranet
7 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (29.66%) SQL Server
2 72 (7.71%) MySQL
3 58 (6.21%) NoSQL
4 42 (4.50%) MongoDB
5 29 (3.10%) Relational Database
6 26 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (1.61%) RDBMS
8 13 (1.39%) Hadoop
9 12 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (1.07%) BigQuery
11 9 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (0.86%) MS Access
12 8 (0.86%) Power BI
12 8 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (0.86%) Tableau
13 7 (0.75%) Flink
13 7 (0.75%) Redis
14 6 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.64%) SQLite
15 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 312 (33.40%) Git (software)
2 151 (16.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 87 (9.31%) JIRA
4 52 (5.57%) webpack
5 38 (4.07%) gulp
6 36 (3.85%) Grunt
7 29 (3.10%) Subversion
8 28 (3.00%) PostCSS
9 20 (2.14%) Jenkins
10 16 (1.71%) Cucumber
10 16 (1.71%) Mocha
11 15 (1.61%) Cypress.io
11 15 (1.61%) JUnit
12 11 (1.18%) Bitbucket
12 11 (1.18%) Maven
12 11 (1.18%) Selenium
13 10 (1.07%) git-flow
13 10 (1.07%) Visual Studio
14 9 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (0.86%) Postman
General
1 258 (27.62%) Social Skills
2 102 (10.92%) Finance
3 78 (8.35%) Marketing
4 62 (6.64%) Automotive
5 48 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (3.53%) Retail
7 27 (2.89%) Banking
8 23 (2.46%) Law
8 23 (2.46%) Manufacturing
9 22 (2.36%) Public Sector
10 16 (1.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 12 (1.28%) Legal
12 11 (1.18%) Advertising
13 7 (0.75%) Games
14 6 (0.64%) Documentation Skills
14 6 (0.64%) Publishing
14 6 (0.64%) Telecoms
15 4 (0.43%) Electronics
15 4 (0.43%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 630 (67.45%) Developer
2 175 (18.74%) .NET Developer
3 144 (15.42%) Senior Developer
4 114 (12.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 105 (11.24%) Full Stack Developer
6 89 (9.53%) Software Developer
7 85 (9.10%) Software Engineer
8 69 (7.39%) Senior .NET Developer
9 59 (6.32%) React Developer
10 33 (3.53%) Architect
11 32 (3.43%) C# Developer
11 32 (3.43%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 31 (3.32%) Designer
12 31 (3.32%) Senior Designer
13 30 (3.21%) Lead Developer
13 30 (3.21%) Senior UI Designer
13 30 (3.21%) UI Designer
14 25 (2.68%) JavaScript Developer
14 25 (2.68%) Web Developer
15 22 (2.36%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 502 (53.75%) HTML
2 492 (52.68%) CSS
3 452 (48.39%) React
4 411 (44.00%) .NET
5 306 (32.76%) jQuery
6 253 (27.09%) .NET Core
7 216 (23.13%) .NET Framework
8 174 (18.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 167 (17.88%) Entity Framework
10 158 (16.92%) AngularJS
11 123 (13.17%) HTML5
12 121 (12.96%) REST
13 91 (9.74%) ASP.NET
13 91 (9.74%) Node.js
14 89 (9.53%) Sass
15 87 (9.31%) Redux
16 77 (8.24%) RESTful
17 69 (7.39%) SOAP
18 58 (6.21%) Vue.js
19 57 (6.10%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 89 (9.53%) User Experience
2 88 (9.42%) Greenfield Project
3 34 (3.64%) Data Structures
4 33 (3.53%) Animation
5 32 (3.43%) Algorithms
5 32 (3.43%) Graphic Design
6 31 (3.32%) Motion Graphics
7 23 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
8 22 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 19 (2.03%) AS400
9 19 (2.03%) Legacy Systems
10 16 (1.71%) iSeries
10 16 (1.71%) Tandem
11 15 (1.61%) Life Science
12 10 (1.07%) NHS
13 9 (0.96%) Public Cloud
14 8 (0.86%) Cloud Native
14 8 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
14 8 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 180 (19.27%) Android
2 178 (19.06%) Apple iOS
3 75 (8.03%) Linux
4 36 (3.85%) Windows
5 34 (3.64%) Unix
6 6 (0.64%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.32%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.21%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.11%) CentOS
9 1 (0.11%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (59.21%) Agile
2 271 (29.01%) DevOps
3 265 (28.37%) MVC
4 181 (19.38%) Unit Testing
5 179 (19.16%) Full Stack Development
6 167 (17.88%) Software Engineering
7 166 (17.77%) User Stories
8 162 (17.34%) Product Roadmap
9 160 (17.13%) Front End Development
10 153 (16.38%) Dependency Injection
11 150 (16.06%) Process Improvement
12 142 (15.20%) Web Development
13 127 (13.60%) Scrum
14 112 (11.99%) Customer Service
15 107 (11.46%) TDD
16 105 (11.24%) Mentoring
17 68 (7.28%) Test Automation
18 65 (6.96%) Problem-Solving
19 62 (6.64%) Computer Science
20 58 (6.21%) CI/CD
Programming Languages
1 434 (46.47%) C#
2 380 (40.69%) SQL
3 180 (19.27%) Java
4 130 (13.92%) Python
5 118 (12.63%) PHP
6 86 (9.21%) TypeScript
7 52 (5.57%) ES6
8 31 (3.32%) T-SQL
9 30 (3.21%) PowerShell
10 27 (2.89%) C
11 26 (2.78%) Go
12 23 (2.46%) C++
13 21 (2.25%) Ruby
14 19 (2.03%) VB.NET
15 14 (1.50%) XAML
16 11 (1.18%) Bash
17 10 (1.07%) Kotlin
17 10 (1.07%) VB
18 9 (0.96%) Scala
19 8 (0.86%) Rust
Qualifications
1 86 (9.21%) Degree
2 38 (4.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.39%) Master's Degree
5 11 (1.18%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.07%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.86%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.75%) ISEB
9 4 (0.43%) Azure Certification
9 4 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.32%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.21%) MCSE
12 1 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.11%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.71%) Accessibility
2 34 (3.64%) QA
3 9 (0.96%) SLA
4 3 (0.32%) GDPR
4 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) DICOM
5 1 (0.11%) HL7
System Software
1 57 (6.10%) Docker
2 17 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.43%) XenApp
3 4 (0.43%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 168 (17.99%) Terraform
2 61 (6.53%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.96%) SCCM
4 8 (0.86%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 8 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
5 7 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.43%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.21%) Rancher
8 1 (0.11%) Ansible
8 1 (0.11%) Grafana
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.11%) MIIS
8 1 (0.11%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.11%) Puppet
8 1 (0.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 299 (32.01%) Microsoft
2 150 (16.06%) Xamarin
3 64 (6.85%) Sun
4 41 (4.39%) Adobe
5 31 (3.32%) Google
6 26 (2.78%) MuleSoft
7 22 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (2.03%) Oracle
8 19 (2.03%) ServiceNow
8 19 (2.03%) WSO2
9 7 (0.75%) Automation Anywhere
9 7 (0.75%) Blue Prism
9 7 (0.75%) Dell
9 7 (0.75%) SAP
9 7 (0.75%) UiPath
10 6 (0.64%) Apple
10 6 (0.64%) PayPal
10 6 (0.64%) Zend
11 5 (0.54%) Citrix
12 4 (0.43%) New Relic