Period
to 24 November 2020

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 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 10 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 590 942 1,286
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.79% 13.10% 15.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.39% 29.78% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 608 935 1,310
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +9.89%

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 1,578 3,163 3,657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 52.92% 43.98% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,313 2,744 3,076
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%

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 24 November 2020.

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 24 November 2020. 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 +5 297 £50,000 +11.11% 67
Warwickshire +2 96 £42,500 -5.56% 19
Coventry +23 55 £42,500 -15.00% 12
Worcestershire +1 43 £50,000 +33.33% 29
Staffordshire +2 39 £40,000 +6.67% 20
Wednesbury - 11 £42,500 - 2
Shropshire -5 9 £32,500 - 7
Solihull -12 8 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Wolverhampton -3 4 - - 2
Walsall -3 2 £43,750 -2.78% 2
Dudley - 2 £40,000 - 6
Halesowen +2 1 £43,500 -3.33% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £31,500 -
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, 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.

1 300 (50.85%) CSS
2 296 (50.17%) HTML
3 252 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
4 240 (40.68%) .NET
5 228 (38.64%) C#
6 201 (34.07%) AngularJS
7 179 (30.34%) React
8 162 (27.46%) SQL
9 157 (26.61%) MVC
10 138 (23.39%) Node.js
11 136 (23.05%) Azure
12 124 (21.02%) SQL Server
13 120 (20.34%) REST
14 118 (20.00%) DevOps
15 117 (19.83%) Git (software)
16 107 (18.14%) jQuery
17 104 (17.63%) TDD
18 102 (17.29%) Front End Development
19 100 (16.95%) Microsoft
20 98 (16.61%) AWS
20 98 (16.61%) User Experience
21 91 (15.42%) Web Development
22 90 (15.25%) .NET Framework
22 90 (15.25%) Python
22 90 (15.25%) Vue.js
23 88 (14.92%) TypeScript
24 86 (14.58%) HTML5
25 83 (14.07%) ASP.NET
26 80 (13.56%) PHP
27 76 (12.88%) Microservices

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 22 (3.73%) IIS
2 21 (3.56%) CMS
3 15 (2.54%) Umbraco
4 13 (2.20%) Confluence
5 12 (2.03%) WordPress
6 9 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.53%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.36%) JBoss
8 7 (1.19%) GlassFish
8 7 (1.19%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.68%) Drupal
9 4 (0.68%) Kentico
9 4 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.51%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.34%) Apache
11 2 (0.34%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (2.88%) Sketch
2 11 (1.86%) InVision
3 10 (1.69%) Figma
4 4 (0.68%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.51%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (2.54%) Magento
2 12 (2.03%) Shopify
3 10 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (1.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 5 (0.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.68%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.17%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 136 (23.05%) Azure
2 98 (16.61%) AWS
3 43 (7.29%) SaaS
4 37 (6.27%) Serverless
5 35 (5.93%) AWS Lambda
6 33 (5.59%) GCP
7 27 (4.58%) npm
8 18 (3.05%) Power Platform
9 12 (2.03%) GitHub
10 11 (1.86%) Dynamics 365
11 10 (1.69%) PowerApps
12 9 (1.53%) IBM Cloud
13 8 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (1.02%) Force.com
14 6 (1.02%) Power Automate
15 5 (0.85%) Heroku
16 4 (0.68%) Office 365
17 3 (0.51%) AWS CodeBuild
17 3 (0.51%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.37%) Internet
2 7 (1.19%) HTTP
3 5 (0.85%) SMTP
4 4 (0.68%) SNMP
5 2 (0.34%) DNS
6 1 (0.17%) Broadband
6 1 (0.17%) FTP
6 1 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (21.02%) SQL Server
2 47 (7.97%) MongoDB
3 41 (6.95%) MySQL
3 41 (6.95%) NoSQL
4 13 (2.20%) Relational Database
5 11 (1.86%) Redis
5 11 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (1.53%) Cosmos DB
7 8 (1.36%) GIS
8 7 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (1.19%) Big Data
9 6 (1.02%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.68%) Power BI
12 3 (0.51%) Geospatial Data
12 3 (0.51%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 117 (19.83%) Git (software)
2 29 (4.92%) JIRA
3 25 (4.24%) Visual Studio
4 20 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 20 (3.39%) Selenium
4 20 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 19 (3.22%) Bitbucket
6 17 (2.88%) gulp
7 15 (2.54%) TeamCity
8 14 (2.37%) JUnit
8 14 (2.37%) webpack
9 12 (2.03%) Mockito
10 11 (1.86%) NUnit
11 10 (1.69%) Grunt
11 10 (1.69%) jspm
12 9 (1.53%) Artifactory
12 9 (1.53%) Moq
12 9 (1.53%) MSTest
12 9 (1.53%) Postman
12 9 (1.53%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 30 (5.08%) Retail
2 28 (4.75%) Finance
3 27 (4.58%) Marketing
4 24 (4.07%) Public Sector
5 8 (1.36%) Law
6 7 (1.19%) Aerospace
6 7 (1.19%) Digital Economy
6 7 (1.19%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.02%) Games
7 6 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.68%) Advertising
9 2 (0.34%) Banking
9 2 (0.34%) Billing
9 2 (0.34%) Publishing
10 1 (0.17%) Automotive
10 1 (0.17%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 437 (74.07%) Developer
2 85 (14.41%) Full Stack Developer
3 83 (14.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 83 (14.07%) Senior Developer
4 82 (13.90%) .NET Developer
5 73 (12.37%) Software Developer
6 59 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 47 (7.97%) PHP Developer
7 47 (7.97%) Web Developer
8 37 (6.27%) Java Developer
9 33 (5.59%) .NET Software Developer
9 33 (5.59%) C# Software Developer
9 33 (5.59%) React Developer
10 32 (5.42%) C# .NET Developer
11 30 (5.08%) Angular Developer
12 28 (4.75%) Software Engineer
13 25 (4.24%) Lead Developer
14 23 (3.90%) JavaScript Developer
15 18 (3.05%) Junior
16 17 (2.88%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (50.85%) CSS
2 296 (50.17%) HTML
3 240 (40.68%) .NET
4 201 (34.07%) AngularJS
5 179 (30.34%) React
6 138 (23.39%) Node.js
7 120 (20.34%) REST
8 107 (18.14%) jQuery
9 90 (15.25%) .NET Framework
9 90 (15.25%) Vue.js
10 86 (14.58%) HTML5
11 83 (14.07%) ASP.NET
12 68 (11.53%) Sass
13 67 (11.36%) .NET Core
14 57 (9.66%) CSS3
15 56 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
16 54 (9.15%) RESTful
17 48 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
18 47 (7.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 46 (7.80%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 98 (16.61%) User Experience
2 37 (6.27%) Mobile App
3 33 (5.59%) Greenfield Project
4 29 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (1.19%) Cybercrime
6 7 (1.19%) W3C
7 6 (1.02%) Virtual Team
8 5 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.68%) Blog
9 4 (0.68%) Replication
9 4 (0.68%) Social Media
10 3 (0.51%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.51%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.51%) Life Science
11 2 (0.34%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.34%) AS400
11 2 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.34%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.34%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 27 (4.58%) Linux
2 25 (4.24%) Windows
3 14 (2.37%) Android
4 12 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.68%) Unix
6 2 (0.34%) Solaris
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (26.61%) MVC
3 118 (20.00%) DevOps
4 104 (17.63%) TDD
5 102 (17.29%) Front End Development
6 91 (15.42%) Web Development
7 76 (12.88%) Microservices
8 62 (10.51%) Test Automation
9 59 (10.00%) Fintech
10 58 (9.83%) Software Engineering
11 49 (8.31%) Mentoring
12 45 (7.63%) SDLC
13 44 (7.46%) E-Commerce
14 42 (7.12%) Problem-Solving
15 40 (6.78%) BDD
15 40 (6.78%) OO
15 40 (6.78%) Scrum
16 39 (6.61%) Collaborative Working
17 35 (5.93%) Web Design
18 32 (5.42%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 228 (38.64%) C#
2 162 (27.46%) SQL
3 90 (15.25%) Python
4 88 (14.92%) TypeScript
5 80 (13.56%) PHP
6 65 (11.02%) Java
7 44 (7.46%) ES6
8 31 (5.25%) T-SQL
9 30 (5.08%) PowerShell
10 22 (3.73%) Perl
11 21 (3.56%) C++
12 19 (3.22%) Java 8
13 13 (2.20%) Go
14 11 (1.86%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.69%) Kotlin
16 8 (1.36%) Ruby
17 6 (1.02%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.68%) Shell Script
19 3 (0.51%) ES8
19 3 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (9.49%) Degree
2 42 (7.12%) Security Cleared
3 39 (6.61%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.51%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.34%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.07%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) GDPR
2 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (8.31%) Docker
2 4 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.51%) Squid
4 1 (0.17%) Varnish
4 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (4.92%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.69%) Terraform
3 8 (1.36%) MIIS
3 8 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
4 7 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.51%) Ansible
6 2 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 100 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 18 (3.05%) IBM
3 16 (2.71%) Google
4 14 (2.37%) Oracle
5 10 (1.69%) Adobe
6 9 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.19%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.02%) HubSpot
8 6 (1.02%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.02%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.68%) VMware
10 3 (0.51%) Apple
10 3 (0.51%) Intel
11 2 (0.34%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.34%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.34%) ESRI
11 2 (0.34%) jBASE
11 2 (0.34%) SAP
11 2 (0.34%) Telerik
11 2 (0.34%) Zend