The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 15 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 5 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 6.85% 32.65% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.16% 55.17% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 19
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% -5.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
JavaScript
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Programming Languages Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 29 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 52.05% 59.18% 69.92%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 91
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Bridgend region.

JavaScript Salary Trend in Bridgend

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) Ajax
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) JMeter
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) XSL
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 4 (40.00%) MSTest
4 4 (40.00%) REST
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) WCF

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JMeter
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
1 4 (40.00%) MSTest
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) Ajax
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) XSL
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 4 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £21000 - £33500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago