Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,611 1,905 1,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.24% 19.77% 16.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.44% 39.77% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,437 1,808 1,786
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 4,421 4,790 5,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.32% 49.71% 43.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,629 4,155 4,421
West Midlands median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing JavaScript as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in the West Midlands

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 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 -4 495 £43,500 +8.75% 114
Coventry 0 276 £47,500 +18.75% 31
Warwickshire 0 238 £37,500 +7.14% 26
Staffordshire +1 186 £37,500 - 60
Solihull +3 159 £38,000 +5.56% 20
Worcestershire -6 82 £36,500 +4.29% 36
Shropshire -1 42 £32,500 +8.33% 13
Wolverhampton -9 33 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Herefordshire -10 17 £40,000 +6.67%
Sutton Coldfield +5 12 £40,000 +9.59% 4
Walsall +2 9 £50,000 +0.20% 4
Halesowen -13 6 £24,500 - 2
Smethwick +1 3 £50,000 +47.06%
Stourbridge 0 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Kingswinford - 1 £37,500 -
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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 1,068 (66.29%) HTML
2 1,010 (62.69%) CSS
3 771 (47.86%) C#
4 711 (44.13%) .NET
5 668 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
6 539 (33.46%) AngularJS
7 516 (32.03%) SQL
8 510 (31.66%) MVC
9 461 (28.62%) Web Development
10 438 (27.19%) ASP.NET
11 426 (26.44%) SQL Server
12 379 (23.53%) PHP
13 351 (21.79%) jQuery
14 322 (19.99%) Java
14 322 (19.99%) HTML5
15 303 (18.81%) Microsoft
16 293 (18.19%) Git (software)
17 263 (16.33%) MySQL
18 249 (15.46%) ASP.NET MVC
19 230 (14.28%) React
19 230 (14.28%) TDD
20 226 (14.03%) Front End Development
21 216 (13.41%) ASP.NET Web API
21 216 (13.41%) Node.js
22 209 (12.97%) Scrum
23 208 (12.91%) CSS3
24 194 (12.04%) Linux
25 193 (11.98%) Software Engineering
25 193 (11.98%) Microsoft Azure
26 184 (11.42%) CRM

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 86 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 77 (4.78%) CMS
3 76 (4.72%) Apache
4 63 (3.91%) WordPress
5 31 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
6 28 (1.74%) JBoss
7 26 (1.61%) Confluence
8 25 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
9 24 (1.49%) Umbraco
10 19 (1.18%) IIS
11 17 (1.06%) Tomcat
12 13 (0.81%) nginx
13 9 (0.56%) Drupal
14 8 (0.50%) NServiceBus
14 8 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.31%) OpenEdge
16 3 (0.19%) Apache Solr
16 3 (0.19%) Moodle
17 2 (0.12%) ExpressionEngine
17 2 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 43 (2.67%) Photoshop
2 25 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (0.68%) Chatbot
4 9 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.25%) InVision
7 3 (0.19%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.19%) Moqups
7 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.19%) UXPin
8 2 (0.12%) Blender
8 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (0.12%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.062%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.062%) GIMP
9 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 103 (6.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (2.67%) Magento
3 16 (0.99%) NetSuite
4 8 (0.50%) Shopify
5 7 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.25%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.19%) Sage 1000
8 3 (0.19%) Sage 500
9 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.062%) OpenText MBPM
10 1 (0.062%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.062%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.062%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 193 (11.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (4.59%) SaaS
3 70 (4.35%) PaaS
4 66 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
5 54 (3.35%) Dynamics 365
6 52 (3.23%) IaaS
7 47 (2.92%) Office 365
8 33 (2.05%) GitHub
9 24 (1.49%) Serverless
10 21 (1.30%) npm
11 12 (0.74%) Bluemix
11 12 (0.74%) IBM Cloud
12 11 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (0.62%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.37%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
15 5 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 5 (0.31%) Heroku
16 4 (0.25%) BrowserStack
17 3 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.37%) Internet
2 13 (0.81%) Intranet
3 11 (0.68%) Broadband
4 10 (0.62%) HTTP
4 10 (0.62%) SMS
5 9 (0.56%) SSH
6 8 (0.50%) Firewall
7 7 (0.43%) Extranet
8 6 (0.37%) SSL
9 4 (0.25%) DHCP
9 4 (0.25%) DNS
9 4 (0.25%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.19%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.12%) FTP
11 2 (0.12%) Network Security
12 1 (0.062%) AMQP
12 1 (0.062%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.062%) Modbus
12 1 (0.062%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 426 (26.44%) SQL Server
2 263 (16.33%) MySQL
3 164 (10.18%) NoSQL
4 90 (5.59%) MongoDB
5 71 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
6 69 (4.28%) Relational Database
7 40 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 38 (2.36%) SQL Server 2016
9 35 (2.17%) Big Data
10 32 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 26 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 21 (1.30%) Power BI
13 20 (1.24%) Cosmos DB
14 19 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (1.06%) Hazelcast
17 16 (0.99%) Data Mining
18 15 (0.93%) Data Lake
19 14 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 13 (0.81%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 293 (18.19%) Git (software)
2 135 (8.38%) Visual Studio
3 76 (4.72%) Subversion
4 66 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 65 (4.03%) Jenkins
6 64 (3.97%) JIRA
7 51 (3.17%) Maven
8 42 (2.61%) Visual Studio Team System
9 35 (2.17%) JUnit
9 35 (2.17%) Selenium
10 34 (2.11%) Jasmine
10 34 (2.11%) webpack
11 29 (1.80%) TeamCity
12 28 (1.74%) Cucumber
13 27 (1.68%) Grunt
14 25 (1.55%) Karma Test Runner
15 24 (1.49%) gulp
16 22 (1.37%) PhantomJS
16 22 (1.37%) WebDriver
17 21 (1.30%) Vagrant
General
1 149 (9.25%) Finance
2 112 (6.95%) Retail
3 95 (5.90%) Advertising
4 86 (5.34%) Marketing
5 48 (2.98%) Games
6 39 (2.42%) Automotive
7 31 (1.92%) Legal
8 22 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.30%) Back Office
10 15 (0.93%) Banking
11 13 (0.81%) Electronics
12 9 (0.56%) Law
13 8 (0.50%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.31%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.19%) German Language
15 3 (0.19%) Telecoms
16 1 (0.062%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.062%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1,355 (84.11%) Developer
2 347 (21.54%) .NET Developer
3 314 (19.49%) C# Developer
4 221 (13.72%) Senior Developer
5 216 (13.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 200 (12.41%) Web Developer
7 194 (12.04%) PHP Developer
8 182 (11.30%) C# .NET Developer
9 180 (11.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 180 (11.17%) Software Developer
10 168 (10.43%) Java Developer
11 158 (9.81%) ASP.NET Developer
12 134 (8.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 103 (6.39%) Full Stack Developer
14 100 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 82 (5.09%) HTML Developer
16 78 (4.84%) Lead Developer
17 76 (4.72%) Angular Developer
17 76 (4.72%) HTML CSS Developer
17 76 (4.72%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,068 (66.29%) HTML
2 1,010 (62.69%) CSS
3 711 (44.13%) .NET
4 539 (33.46%) AngularJS
5 438 (27.19%) ASP.NET
6 351 (21.79%) jQuery
7 322 (19.99%) HTML5
8 249 (15.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 230 (14.28%) React
10 216 (13.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 216 (13.41%) Node.js
11 208 (12.91%) CSS3
12 173 (10.74%) .NET Framework
13 172 (10.68%) Web Services
14 161 (9.99%) Entity Framework
15 160 (9.93%) KnockoutJS
16 152 (9.44%) RESTful
17 143 (8.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 122 (7.57%) REST
19 121 (7.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 179 (11.11%) User Experience
2 99 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
3 92 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 80 (4.97%) Computer Science
5 60 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
6 47 (2.92%) Self-Motivation
7 40 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
8 36 (2.23%) Linux Command Line
9 31 (1.92%) Graphic Design
10 27 (1.68%) Music Streaming
10 27 (1.68%) Social Media
11 17 (1.06%) Fintech
12 14 (0.87%) Data Structures
13 12 (0.74%) Blog
13 12 (0.74%) Smart Meter
14 10 (0.62%) Algorithms
15 7 (0.43%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.43%) NHS
16 6 (0.37%) iPhone
16 6 (0.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 194 (12.04%) Linux
2 72 (4.47%) Android
3 57 (3.54%) Windows
4 41 (2.55%) Apple iOS
5 36 (2.23%) Unix
6 14 (0.87%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.31%) CentOS
7 5 (0.31%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.062%) VMS
9 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 668 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 510 (31.66%) MVC
3 461 (28.62%) Web Development
4 230 (14.28%) TDD
5 226 (14.03%) Front End Development
6 209 (12.97%) Scrum
7 193 (11.98%) Software Engineering
8 184 (11.42%) CRM
9 148 (9.19%) Mentoring
9 148 (9.19%) OO
10 141 (8.75%) Problem-Solving
11 132 (8.19%) SDLC
12 115 (7.14%) Test Automation
13 113 (7.01%) E-Commerce
14 104 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
15 102 (6.33%) OOP
16 101 (6.27%) BDD
17 100 (6.21%) Microservices
18 97 (6.02%) Unit Testing
19 92 (5.71%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 771 (47.86%) C#
2 516 (32.03%) SQL
3 379 (23.53%) PHP
4 322 (19.99%) Java
5 82 (5.09%) T-SQL
6 80 (4.97%) Python
7 63 (3.91%) C++
8 61 (3.79%) TypeScript
9 56 (3.48%) VB.NET
10 49 (3.04%) Ruby
11 37 (2.30%) PowerShell
12 34 (2.11%) Java 8
13 29 (1.80%) ES6
13 29 (1.80%) Scala
14 25 (1.55%) VB
15 21 (1.30%) Go
16 20 (1.24%) Perl
17 19 (1.18%) C
18 16 (0.99%) Shell Script
19 14 (0.87%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 158 (9.81%) Degree
2 49 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (0.99%) PhD
6 14 (0.87%) ISEB
7 12 (0.74%) ISTQB
7 12 (0.74%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.50%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.12%) PMP
11 2 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (1.49%) QA
2 13 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.68%) SLA
4 7 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.062%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.062%) WCAG
System Software
1 108 (6.70%) Docker
2 36 (2.23%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.81%) Hyper-V
3 13 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
3 13 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.25%) Samba
4 4 (0.25%) Squid
5 1 (0.062%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (2.67%) Puppet
2 28 (1.74%) Marathon
3 21 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (1.18%) Ansible
5 13 (0.81%) SCCM
5 13 (0.81%) vCenter Server
6 4 (0.25%) Plesk
7 3 (0.19%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.19%) Terraform
8 1 (0.062%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.062%) Matomo
8 1 (0.062%) Packer
8 1 (0.062%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.062%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 303 (18.81%) Microsoft
2 71 (4.41%) Oracle
3 51 (3.17%) Xamarin
4 50 (3.10%) Google
5 33 (2.05%) Zend
6 32 (1.99%) Adobe
7 21 (1.30%) SAP
8 18 (1.12%) Twitter
9 14 (0.87%) IBM
10 13 (0.81%) Apple
10 13 (0.81%) VMware
11 12 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (0.68%) Capita
13 9 (0.56%) Epicor
13 9 (0.56%) hybris
13 9 (0.56%) Remedy
14 8 (0.50%) Demandware
14 8 (0.50%) Sage
14 8 (0.50%) Sitecore
15 7 (0.43%) JD Edwards