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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 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 6 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 14,778 7,658 2,535
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 20.55% 24.27% 27.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.46% 39.43% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7,775 6,450 2,265
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £38,813 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £68,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £83,750 £78,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +5.00%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 42,884 19,421 5,963
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 59.63% 61.56% 64.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24,076 16,145 5,227
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £41,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
75th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%

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 24 May 2022.

JavaScript salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, JavaScript job roles required the following 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 7,913 (53.55%) React
2 7,530 (50.95%) Agile
3 5,463 (36.97%) HTML
4 5,397 (36.52%) CSS
5 4,717 (31.92%) Software Engineering
6 4,337 (29.35%) TypeScript
7 4,312 (29.18%) Full Stack Development
8 4,264 (28.85%) Node.js
9 4,095 (27.71%) AWS
10 3,651 (24.71%) C#
11 3,428 (23.20%) Git (software)
12 3,425 (23.18%) Java
13 3,364 (22.76%) SQL
14 3,353 (22.69%) AngularJS
15 3,296 (22.30%) DevOps
16 3,239 (21.92%) .NET
17 3,225 (21.82%) Azure
18 3,180 (21.52%) Python
19 2,962 (20.04%) Social Skills
20 2,835 (19.18%) CI/CD
21 2,784 (18.84%) Finance
22 2,671 (18.07%) Docker
23 2,494 (16.88%) User Experience
24 2,468 (16.70%) Front End Development
25 2,195 (14.85%) Microservices
26 2,170 (14.68%) Scrum
27 2,083 (14.10%) Mentoring
28 2,070 (14.01%) Test Automation
29 1,993 (13.49%) Kubernetes
30 1,978 (13.38%) TDD

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
1 547 (3.70%) CMS
2 507 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
3 412 (2.79%) Confluence
4 381 (2.58%) WordPress
5 237 (1.60%) Apache
6 142 (0.96%) GeoServer
7 133 (0.90%) IIS
8 108 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
9 100 (0.68%) Ethereum
10 98 (0.66%) SharePoint
11 90 (0.61%) Umbraco
12 87 (0.59%) nginx
13 79 (0.53%) Drupal
14 70 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
15 56 (0.38%) Jupyter
16 43 (0.29%) Tomcat
17 36 (0.24%) Apache Spark
17 36 (0.24%) EPiServer
18 29 (0.20%) IBM Domino
18 29 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 164 (1.11%) Sketch
2 116 (0.78%) Photoshop
3 109 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
4 93 (0.63%) Adobe XD
5 80 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
6 73 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 57 (0.39%) InVision
8 53 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
9 40 (0.27%) Chatbot
10 30 (0.20%) Zeplin
11 26 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 25 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
13 22 (0.15%) Marvel
14 12 (0.081%) InDesign
14 12 (0.081%) Maya
15 11 (0.074%) Adobe After Effects
16 10 (0.068%) UXPin
17 8 (0.054%) OmniGraffle
18 7 (0.047%) LaTeX
19 6 (0.041%) Maple
Business Applications
1 85 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 80 (0.54%) Shopify
3 73 (0.49%) NetSuite
4 71 (0.48%) Magento
5 66 (0.45%) Distributed Ledger
6 58 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
7 37 (0.25%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 31 (0.21%) R3 Corda
9 18 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
10 15 (0.10%) Academy Housing
11 14 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
12 12 (0.081%) Ripple
12 12 (0.081%) Ripple XRP
13 10 (0.068%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 10 (0.068%) SAP Business One
14 9 (0.061%) SAP Hybris
14 9 (0.061%) Summit
15 7 (0.047%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
16 5 (0.034%) Maximo
17 4 (0.027%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 4,095 (27.71%) AWS
2 3,225 (21.82%) Azure
3 1,372 (9.28%) GitHub
4 1,235 (8.36%) SaaS
5 1,124 (7.61%) GCP
6 1,112 (7.52%) Serverless
7 664 (4.49%) AWS Lambda
8 436 (2.95%) Amazon S3
8 436 (2.95%) npm
9 393 (2.66%) Amazon EC2
10 349 (2.36%) PaaS
11 304 (2.06%) Figma
12 300 (2.03%) Heroku
13 294 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
14 286 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
15 224 (1.52%) Firebase
16 221 (1.50%) GitHub Actions
17 210 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
18 196 (1.33%) Power Platform
19 178 (1.20%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 478 (3.23%) HTTP
2 355 (2.40%) Internet
3 125 (0.85%) Broadband
4 111 (0.75%) SSL
5 69 (0.47%) DNS
6 53 (0.36%) VoIP
7 52 (0.35%) Reverse Proxy
8 50 (0.34%) Firewall
9 46 (0.31%) HTTPS
10 45 (0.30%) VPN
11 41 (0.28%) Skype
12 36 (0.24%) SSH
13 34 (0.23%) Network Security
14 25 (0.17%) DKIM
14 25 (0.17%) DMARC
15 19 (0.13%) MQTT
16 18 (0.12%) PPP
17 17 (0.12%) TCP/IP
18 15 (0.10%) Multicast
18 15 (0.10%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,693 (11.46%) PostgreSQL
2 1,619 (10.96%) SQL Server
3 1,594 (10.79%) MySQL
4 975 (6.60%) NoSQL
5 806 (5.45%) MongoDB
6 776 (5.25%) Relational Database
7 646 (4.37%) Redis
8 324 (2.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 307 (2.08%) Big Data
10 217 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
11 184 (1.25%) GIS
12 136 (0.92%) QGIS
13 125 (0.85%) MariaDB
14 115 (0.78%) Power BI
15 104 (0.70%) Amazon Aurora
16 80 (0.54%) RDBMS
17 75 (0.51%) Hadoop
17 75 (0.51%) Neo4j
18 71 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
19 67 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3,428 (23.20%) Git (software)
2 1,134 (7.67%) Jenkins
3 1,115 (7.54%) JIRA
4 925 (6.26%) Cypress.io
5 782 (5.29%) webpack
6 599 (4.05%) Selenium
7 425 (2.88%) GitLab
8 380 (2.57%) CircleCI
9 364 (2.46%) Cucumber
10 308 (2.08%) Bitbucket
11 298 (2.02%) Postman
12 257 (1.74%) Visual Studio
13 233 (1.58%) Maven
14 225 (1.52%) Babel
14 225 (1.52%) TeamCity
15 223 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
16 215 (1.45%) Mocha
17 206 (1.39%) gulp
18 182 (1.23%) JUnit
19 164 (1.11%) Storybook
General
1 2,962 (20.04%) Social Skills
2 2,784 (18.84%) Finance
3 1,051 (7.11%) Marketing
4 990 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
5 862 (5.83%) Retail
6 845 (5.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 706 (4.78%) Games
8 606 (4.10%) Banking
9 578 (3.91%) Public Sector
10 291 (1.97%) Law
11 287 (1.94%) Organisational Skills
12 277 (1.87%) Publishing
13 241 (1.63%) Advertising
14 211 (1.43%) Legal
15 189 (1.28%) Automotive
16 174 (1.18%) Telecoms
17 168 (1.14%) Financial Institution
18 155 (1.05%) Local Government
19 146 (0.99%) Manufacturing
20 139 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8,512 (57.60%) Developer
2 2,764 (18.70%) Software Engineer
3 2,019 (13.66%) Senior Developer
4 1,563 (10.58%) Full Stack Developer
5 1,434 (9.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1,141 (7.72%) .NET Developer
7 1,038 (7.02%) Software Developer
8 1,029 (6.96%) React Developer
9 786 (5.32%) Senior Software Engineer
10 718 (4.86%) JavaScript Developer
11 586 (3.97%) Java Developer
12 565 (3.82%) C# Developer
13 478 (3.23%) PHP Developer
14 477 (3.23%) Lead Developer
15 387 (2.62%) C# .NET Developer
16 382 (2.58%) Senior Full Stack Developer
17 368 (2.49%) Web Developer
18 320 (2.17%) Backend Developer
19 309 (2.09%) Senior Software Developer
20 297 (2.01%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7,913 (53.55%) React
2 5,463 (36.97%) HTML
3 5,397 (36.52%) CSS
4 4,264 (28.85%) Node.js
5 3,353 (22.69%) AngularJS
6 3,239 (21.92%) .NET
7 1,933 (13.08%) Vue.js
8 1,637 (11.08%) REST
9 1,439 (9.74%) HTML5
10 1,389 (9.40%) RESTful
11 1,289 (8.72%) ASP.NET
12 1,244 (8.42%) jQuery
13 1,187 (8.03%) .NET Core
14 1,168 (7.90%) Redux
15 1,117 (7.56%) GraphQL
16 1,074 (7.27%) Sass
17 969 (6.56%) React Native
18 946 (6.40%) Web Services
19 899 (6.08%) Jest
20 864 (5.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2,494 (16.88%) User Experience
2 1,122 (7.59%) Greenfield Project
3 1,005 (6.80%) Mobile App
4 701 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
5 558 (3.78%) Virtual Team
6 552 (3.74%) Cloud Native
7 331 (2.24%) Algorithms
8 325 (2.20%) Blockchain
9 253 (1.71%) Cyberattack
10 246 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
11 210 (1.42%) Blog
11 210 (1.42%) IoT
11 210 (1.42%) NHS
12 202 (1.37%) Data Structures
13 189 (1.28%) Hedge funds
14 185 (1.25%) Cyber Defence
15 153 (1.04%) Social Media
16 152 (1.03%) Legacy Systems
17 146 (0.99%) Public Cloud
18 126 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1,343 (9.09%) Linux
2 680 (4.60%) Android
3 565 (3.82%) Apple iOS
4 548 (3.71%) Windows
5 300 (2.03%) Ubuntu
6 281 (1.90%) Unix
7 61 (0.41%) Debian
8 59 (0.40%) Windows Server
9 57 (0.39%) CentOS
10 43 (0.29%) Mac OS
11 16 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
12 15 (0.10%) Windows Phone
13 11 (0.074%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.074%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (0.061%) Alpine Linux
15 7 (0.047%) Windows Server 2016
15 7 (0.047%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.041%) Windows Server 2008
17 5 (0.034%) AIX
18 4 (0.027%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7,530 (50.95%) Agile
2 4,717 (31.92%) Software Engineering
3 4,312 (29.18%) Full Stack Development
4 3,296 (22.30%) DevOps
5 2,835 (19.18%) CI/CD
6 2,468 (16.70%) Front End Development
7 2,195 (14.85%) Microservices
8 2,170 (14.68%) Scrum
9 2,083 (14.10%) Mentoring
10 2,070 (14.01%) Test Automation
11 1,978 (13.38%) TDD
12 1,880 (12.72%) Problem-Solving
13 1,760 (11.91%) Web Development
14 1,568 (10.61%) MVC
15 1,261 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
16 1,185 (8.02%) SDLC
17 1,133 (7.67%) OO
18 1,081 (7.31%) Computer Science
19 1,030 (6.97%) Fintech
20 1,021 (6.91%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4,337 (29.35%) TypeScript
2 3,651 (24.71%) C#
3 3,425 (23.18%) Java
4 3,364 (22.76%) SQL
5 3,180 (21.52%) Python
6 1,858 (12.57%) PHP
7 1,260 (8.53%) Ruby
8 886 (6.00%) ES6
9 872 (5.90%) Go
10 630 (4.26%) Kotlin
11 500 (3.38%) C++
12 320 (2.17%) T-SQL
13 304 (2.06%) C
14 298 (2.02%) Scala
15 297 (2.01%) Bash
16 199 (1.35%) PowerShell
17 157 (1.06%) Apple Swift
18 131 (0.89%) Objective-C
19 128 (0.87%) Rust
20 103 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 1,472 (9.96%) Degree
2 662 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 652 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 439 (2.97%) SC Cleared
5 101 (0.68%) Master's Degree
6 100 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 88 (0.60%) DBS Check
8 66 (0.45%) ISTQB
9 44 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
10 32 (0.22%) AWS Certification
11 30 (0.20%) DV Cleared
12 24 (0.16%) PMI Certification
13 21 (0.14%) ISEB
13 21 (0.14%) PhD
14 18 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
15 16 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 10 (0.068%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 10 (0.068%) Six Sigma Black Belt
17 9 (0.061%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,390 (9.41%) QA
2 710 (4.80%) Accessibility
3 116 (0.78%) WCAG
4 96 (0.65%) GDPR
5 41 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 39 (0.26%) HL7
7 27 (0.18%) WAI
8 24 (0.16%) SLA
9 23 (0.16%) GRC
10 21 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 19 (0.13%) Def Stans
11 19 (0.13%) MISRA
12 8 (0.054%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 8 (0.054%) HIPAA
13 6 (0.041%) NIST
14 5 (0.034%) NIST 800
15 4 (0.027%) IEC 62304
15 4 (0.027%) ISO 13485
16 3 (0.020%) ISO 9001
16 3 (0.020%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2,671 (18.07%) Docker
2 79 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 46 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
4 21 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.061%) Ceph
5 9 (0.061%) Firmware
5 9 (0.061%) Varnish
6 8 (0.054%) iptables
7 7 (0.047%) LXC
7 7 (0.047%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.041%) Xen
8 6 (0.041%) XenApp
9 5 (0.034%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.034%) KVM
9 5 (0.034%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.027%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.020%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.020%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.020%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.020%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1,993 (13.49%) Kubernetes
2 895 (6.06%) Terraform
3 393 (2.66%) Ansible
4 143 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
5 118 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
6 107 (0.72%) Puppet
7 105 (0.71%) Prometheus
8 87 (0.59%) Grafana
9 58 (0.39%) Bugsnag
10 50 (0.34%) Kibana
11 37 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
12 28 (0.19%) Istio
13 23 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
13 23 (0.16%) SCCM
14 22 (0.15%) MIIS
15 19 (0.13%) Consul
16 18 (0.12%) Rancher
17 14 (0.095%) HP UCMDB
18 13 (0.088%) Kiali
18 13 (0.088%) Packer
Vendors
1 1,484 (10.04%) Microsoft
2 1,155 (7.82%) Google
3 325 (2.20%) Oracle
4 273 (1.85%) Adobe
5 251 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
6 191 (1.29%) Apple
7 185 (1.25%) SAP
8 153 (1.04%) Zend
9 126 (0.85%) IBM
10 116 (0.78%) Xamarin
11 115 (0.78%) NEC
12 95 (0.64%) Sitecore
13 93 (0.63%) ServiceNow
14 87 (0.59%) Northgate
15 86 (0.58%) WooCommerce
16 85 (0.58%) Cadence
17 82 (0.55%) Spotify
18 75 (0.51%) Atlassian
19 64 (0.43%) PayPal
20 48 (0.32%) New Relic