Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Jest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Jest over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Jest
England > West Midlands
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 291 310 325
Rank change year-on-year +19 +15 -
Permanent jobs citing Jest 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.061% 0.050% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.13% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £50,500 £53,500 £37,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -10.71%

Jest is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,428 3,861 3,918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.62% 38.34% 35.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,009 3,296 3,352
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,025
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £59,900
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Jest
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Jest as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Jest in the West Midlands

Jest
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Jest in the West Midlands

Jest
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 Jest within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Solihull - 4 £45,000 -
Birmingham +11 1 £47,500 -
Jest
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Jest 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 Jest.

1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
1 5 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 5 (100.00%) Sass
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (100.00%) React
1 5 (100.00%) webpack
1 5 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 5 (100.00%) Redux
2 4 (80.00%) Wireframes
2 4 (80.00%) Prototyping
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Enzyme
2 4 (80.00%) ES7
2 4 (80.00%) ES8
2 4 (80.00%) gulp
2 4 (80.00%) ES6
2 4 (80.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (80.00%) Semantic HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Express
2 4 (80.00%) LESS
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Isomorphic Development

Jest
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) npm
1 2 (40.00%) Yarn
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 5 (100.00%) webpack
2 4 (80.00%) gulp
2 4 (80.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (20.00%) Mocha
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) React Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
1 5 (100.00%) React
1 5 (100.00%) Redux
1 5 (100.00%) Sass
1 5 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (80.00%) Enzyme
2 4 (80.00%) Express
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (80.00%) LESS
2 4 (80.00%) Semantic HTML
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (20.00%) Handlebars
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Prototyping
2 4 (80.00%) Wireframes
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Isomorphic Development
4 2 (40.00%) Isomorphic JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) TypeScript
2 4 (80.00%) ES6
2 4 (80.00%) ES7
2 4 (80.00%) ES8
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript