Period
to 3 July 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 3 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1,429 1,812 1,915
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 24.90% 22.14% 23.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.23% 39.09% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,551 3,334 3,514
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,552 4,635 4,851
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 61.90% 56.63% 58.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3,134 4,178 4,360
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

JavaScript
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

JavaScript trend for jobs with a WFH option

JavaScript
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing JavaScript.

JavaScript salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

JavaScript
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing JavaScript over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

JavaScript salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, JavaScript 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 jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for JavaScript.

1 633 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 620 (43.39%) HTML
3 592 (41.43%) CSS
4 581 (40.66%) AngularJS
5 494 (34.57%) React
6 480 (33.59%) .NET
7 460 (32.19%) C#
8 418 (29.25%) Node.js
9 394 (27.57%) Azure
10 363 (25.40%) AWS
11 326 (22.81%) MVC
12 303 (21.20%) TDD
13 259 (18.12%) SQL
14 258 (18.05%) TypeScript
15 254 (17.77%) Java
16 252 (17.63%) ASP.NET
17 241 (16.86%) Software Engineering
18 233 (16.31%) .NET Core
19 227 (15.89%) SQL Server
20 223 (15.61%) Front End Development
21 215 (15.05%) Vue.js
22 214 (14.98%) DevOps
22 214 (14.98%) Scrum
23 207 (14.49%) Git (software)
24 191 (13.37%) Web Development
25 188 (13.16%) Microservices
26 182 (12.74%) Finance
27 180 (12.60%) PHP
28 179 (12.53%) jQuery
28 179 (12.53%) BDD

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 90 (6.30%) Elasticsearch
2 58 (4.06%) CMS
3 32 (2.24%) WordPress
4 23 (1.61%) Confluence
5 15 (1.05%) IIS
6 13 (0.91%) Tomcat
7 12 (0.84%) Drupal
8 11 (0.77%) SharePoint
9 7 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.42%) Apache
11 5 (0.35%) ArcGIS
12 4 (0.28%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.28%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.28%) Jadu
12 4 (0.28%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.21%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.21%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.21%) Orchard CMS
13 3 (0.21%) Pachyderm
Applications
1 14 (0.98%) Chatbot
2 12 (0.84%) InVision
3 11 (0.77%) Adobe XD
3 11 (0.77%) Zeplin
4 4 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.28%) Sketch
5 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.070%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 28 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.75%) Magento
3 23 (1.61%) NetSuite
4 13 (0.91%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.56%) R3 Corda
5 8 (0.56%) Shopify
6 7 (0.49%) Distributed Ledger
7 6 (0.42%) Maximo
8 5 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.070%) JDE OneWorld
10 1 (0.070%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 394 (27.57%) Azure
2 363 (25.40%) AWS
3 124 (8.68%) SaaS
4 91 (6.37%) Serverless
5 65 (4.55%) GitHub
6 53 (3.71%) GCP
7 49 (3.43%) npm
8 39 (2.73%) AWS Lambda
9 30 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
10 29 (2.03%) Dynamics 365
11 26 (1.82%) Amazon S3
12 24 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
13 20 (1.40%) Amazon SQS
14 17 (1.19%) Power Platform
15 13 (0.91%) Slack
16 11 (0.77%) PaaS
17 10 (0.70%) Dropbox
18 9 (0.63%) IaaS
19 8 (0.56%) iPaaS
20 7 (0.49%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.45%) Internet
2 13 (0.91%) HTTP
3 6 (0.42%) Skype
3 6 (0.42%) VoIP
4 5 (0.35%) CTI
5 4 (0.28%) Extranet
5 4 (0.28%) SSL
6 3 (0.21%) Firewall
6 3 (0.21%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.21%) WebEx
7 1 (0.070%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.070%) ATM
7 1 (0.070%) FTP
7 1 (0.070%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.070%) PPP
7 1 (0.070%) SNA
7 1 (0.070%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (15.89%) SQL Server
2 143 (10.01%) MongoDB
3 139 (9.73%) MySQL
4 98 (6.86%) NoSQL
5 95 (6.65%) PostgreSQL
6 47 (3.29%) Relational Database
7 46 (3.22%) SQL Server 2019
8 37 (2.59%) Redis
9 28 (1.96%) Big Data
10 21 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 20 (1.40%) Cosmos DB
12 19 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (0.84%) Power BI
16 10 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (0.70%) QlikView
16 10 (0.70%) RDBMS
17 9 (0.63%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 207 (14.49%) Git (software)
2 87 (6.09%) Jenkins
3 56 (3.92%) webpack
4 47 (3.29%) JIRA
5 40 (2.80%) Selenium
6 37 (2.59%) Cucumber
7 35 (2.45%) Cypress.io
8 30 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 28 (1.96%) TeamCity
10 27 (1.89%) Visual Studio
11 26 (1.82%) gulp
11 26 (1.82%) Jasmine
12 24 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 24 (1.68%) Subversion
13 18 (1.26%) RSpec
14 17 (1.19%) Maven
15 16 (1.12%) CircleCI
15 16 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
16 15 (1.05%) Mocha
16 15 (1.05%) PHPUnit
General
1 182 (12.74%) Finance
2 96 (6.72%) Retail
3 65 (4.55%) Marketing
4 54 (3.78%) Games
5 34 (2.38%) Public Sector
6 32 (2.24%) Legal
7 25 (1.75%) Law
8 23 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.47%) Banking
10 19 (1.33%) Telecoms
11 17 (1.19%) Electronics
12 12 (0.84%) Advertising
13 9 (0.63%) Music Industry
14 8 (0.56%) Aerospace
14 8 (0.56%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.49%) Police
16 6 (0.42%) Local Government
17 4 (0.28%) Publishing
18 3 (0.21%) Investment Banking
19 2 (0.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1,091 (76.35%) Developer
2 251 (17.56%) .NET Developer
3 214 (14.98%) Senior Developer
4 175 (12.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 167 (11.69%) C# Developer
6 144 (10.08%) JavaScript Developer
7 137 (9.59%) React Developer
8 126 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
9 115 (8.05%) C# .NET Developer
10 105 (7.35%) Software Developer
11 101 (7.07%) PHP Developer
12 91 (6.37%) Software Engineer
13 89 (6.23%) Java Developer
14 74 (5.18%) Web Developer
15 71 (4.97%) Node.js Developer
16 70 (4.90%) Consultant
17 58 (4.06%) Lead Developer
17 58 (4.06%) Senior .NET Developer
18 51 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
19 45 (3.15%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 620 (43.39%) HTML
2 592 (41.43%) CSS
3 581 (40.66%) AngularJS
4 494 (34.57%) React
5 480 (33.59%) .NET
6 418 (29.25%) Node.js
7 252 (17.63%) ASP.NET
8 233 (16.31%) .NET Core
9 215 (15.05%) Vue.js
10 179 (12.53%) jQuery
11 166 (11.62%) HTML5
12 165 (11.55%) REST
13 162 (11.34%) ASP.NET MVC
14 144 (10.08%) ASP.NET Web API
15 143 (10.01%) .NET Framework
16 116 (8.12%) Web Services
17 110 (7.70%) XML
18 106 (7.42%) CSS3
19 97 (6.79%) RESTful
20 95 (6.65%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 146 (10.22%) Greenfield Project
2 129 (9.03%) User Experience
3 73 (5.11%) Mobile App
3 73 (5.11%) Self-Motivation
4 51 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (2.03%) Virtual Team
7 17 (1.19%) Cloud Native
8 12 (0.84%) Augmented Reality
9 10 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (0.63%) EPoS
11 8 (0.56%) Driving Licence
12 7 (0.49%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.49%) Internet of Things
13 6 (0.42%) Life Science
13 6 (0.42%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.42%) NHS
13 6 (0.42%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.35%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.35%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 100 (7.00%) Linux
2 56 (3.92%) Windows
3 52 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 49 (3.43%) Android
5 17 (1.19%) Unix
6 10 (0.70%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.35%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.28%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.070%) Solaris
9 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 633 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (22.81%) MVC
3 303 (21.20%) TDD
4 241 (16.86%) Software Engineering
5 223 (15.61%) Front End Development
6 214 (14.98%) DevOps
6 214 (14.98%) Scrum
7 191 (13.37%) Web Development
8 188 (13.16%) Microservices
9 179 (12.53%) BDD
10 132 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
11 128 (8.96%) Unit Testing
12 121 (8.47%) Mentoring
13 115 (8.05%) Problem-Solving
14 113 (7.91%) SDLC
15 99 (6.93%) Test Automation
16 85 (5.95%) Kanban
17 78 (5.46%) SOLID
18 75 (5.25%) OO
19 74 (5.18%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 460 (32.19%) C#
2 259 (18.12%) SQL
3 258 (18.05%) TypeScript
4 254 (17.77%) Java
5 180 (12.60%) PHP
6 169 (11.83%) Python
7 81 (5.67%) ES6
8 75 (5.25%) Ruby
9 42 (2.94%) Kotlin
10 31 (2.17%) C++
11 29 (2.03%) Go
11 29 (2.03%) Scala
11 29 (2.03%) T-SQL
12 22 (1.54%) Bash Shell
13 19 (1.33%) PHP 7
14 18 (1.26%) C
15 15 (1.05%) F#
16 12 (0.84%) Java 8
17 11 (0.77%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 81 (5.67%) Degree
2 30 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (1.61%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
5 13 (0.91%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.70%) DBS Check
6 10 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.42%) Master's Degree
7 6 (0.42%) MCPD
7 6 (0.42%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.21%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.21%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.14%) AAT
9 2 (0.14%) ACCA
9 2 (0.14%) CIMA
10 1 (0.070%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.070%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (5.39%) QA
2 6 (0.42%) NIST
3 2 (0.14%) GDPR
3 2 (0.14%) WCAG
4 1 (0.070%) HL7
4 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 167 (11.69%) Docker
2 8 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.49%) vSphere
4 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.14%) Varnish
5 1 (0.070%) Firmware
5 1 (0.070%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 125 (8.75%) Kubernetes
2 58 (4.06%) Terraform
3 15 (1.05%) Ansible
4 11 (0.77%) Kibana
4 11 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.42%) Pingdom
5 6 (0.42%) Puppet
6 5 (0.35%) cPanel
7 4 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.21%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 2 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.14%) Grafana
9 2 (0.14%) MIIS
9 2 (0.14%) Rancher
9 2 (0.14%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 1 (0.070%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.070%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 1 (0.070%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.070%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.070%) Packer
Vendors
1 121 (8.47%) Microsoft
2 57 (3.99%) ServiceNow
3 38 (2.66%) Google
4 28 (1.96%) Xamarin
5 25 (1.75%) Adobe
6 21 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (1.33%) Oracle
7 19 (1.33%) SAP
8 18 (1.26%) Zend
9 11 (0.77%) Tableau
10 9 (0.63%) New Relic
11 8 (0.56%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.49%) CrowdStrike
12 7 (0.49%) VMware
13 6 (0.42%) Apple
13 6 (0.42%) Spotify
14 5 (0.35%) Avaya
14 5 (0.35%) JD Edwards
14 5 (0.35%) Mitel
15 4 (0.28%) Yahoo!