The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 16 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 231 260 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.91% 15.48% 12.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.86% 23.28% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 206 224 217
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
JavaScript
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
968 1117 1240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.67% 66.49% 64.28%
Number of salaries quoted 845 995 1112
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Cambridge

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Cambridge

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

1 410 (79.61%) HTML
2 352 (68.35%) CSS
3 216 (41.94%) SQL
4 209 (40.58%) jQuery
5 168 (32.62%) C#
6 167 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
7 156 (30.29%) PHP
8 151 (29.32%) HTML5
9 147 (28.54%) .NET
10 143 (27.77%) Python
11 124 (24.08%) Degree
12 121 (23.50%) Java
13 111 (21.55%) Computer Science
14 109 (21.17%) Software Engineering
15 107 (20.78%) SQL Server
16 103 (20.00%) C++
17 102 (19.81%) Web Development
18 99 (19.22%) MVC
19 97 (18.83%) ASP.NET
20 91 (17.67%) Linux
21 89 (17.28%) CSS3
22 82 (15.92%) MySQL
23 73 (14.17%) C
23 73 (14.17%) XML
24 68 (13.20%) OO
25 64 (12.43%) Microsoft
26 63 (12.23%) TDD
27 61 (11.84%) Finance
27 61 (11.84%) NoSQL
27 61 (11.84%) AngularJS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 40 (7.77%) Node.js
2 19 (3.69%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.69%) CMS
3 15 (2.91%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.75%) IIS
4 9 (1.75%) Drupal
5 8 (1.55%) JBoss
5 8 (1.55%) Apache
6 7 (1.36%) OpenStack
7 6 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.97%) Documentum
9 4 (0.78%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.78%) WordPress
10 3 (0.58%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.39%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.39%) SAS
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.19%) concrete5
Applications
1 20 (3.88%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.94%) MS Office
3 3 (0.58%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.39%) InDesign
5 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.94%) SaaS
5 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.41%) HTTP
2 29 (5.63%) Internet
3 20 (3.88%) Wireless
4 16 (3.11%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.75%) HTTPS
6 7 (1.36%) SNMP
7 6 (1.17%) 3GPP
8 5 (0.97%) Firewall
9 4 (0.78%) 3G
9 4 (0.78%) SSL
9 4 (0.78%) SSH
10 3 (0.58%) ZigBee
10 3 (0.58%) Network Security
10 3 (0.58%) AMQP
10 3 (0.58%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.58%) SMS
11 2 (0.39%) SMTP
11 2 (0.39%) IPv6
11 2 (0.39%) 802.15
11 2 (0.39%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 82 (15.92%) MySQL
3 61 (11.84%) NoSQL
4 46 (8.93%) MongoDB
5 39 (7.57%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (4.27%) Relational Database
7 21 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (2.33%) Big Data
10 9 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.17%) Spotfire
11 6 (1.17%) QlikView
12 5 (0.97%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.97%) Redis
13 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.58%) DB2
14 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 41 (7.96%) Visual Studio
2 33 (6.41%) Selenium
3 30 (5.83%) Git (software)
4 22 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (3.11%) NUnit
5 16 (3.11%) Subversion
5 16 (3.11%) Jenkins
6 12 (2.33%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (2.14%) Jasmine
8 10 (1.94%) JIRA
9 9 (1.75%) Maven
9 9 (1.75%) Ant
9 9 (1.75%) JUnit
9 9 (1.75%) Moq
10 8 (1.55%) WebDriver
10 8 (1.55%) TestNG
11 7 (1.36%) QuickTest Pro
11 7 (1.36%) Hudson
12 6 (1.17%) RSpec
12 6 (1.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 61 (11.84%) Finance
2 31 (6.02%) Marketing
3 19 (3.69%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.50%) Advertising
5 17 (3.30%) Publishing
6 12 (2.33%) Banking
7 9 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.36%) Retail
9 5 (0.97%) Automotive
10 4 (0.78%) Law
10 4 (0.78%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.58%) Billing
11 3 (0.58%) Local Government
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 345 (66.99%) Developer
2 122 (23.69%) Web Developer
3 76 (14.76%) Software Engineer
4 61 (11.84%) Software Developer
5 42 (8.16%) Senior Developer
6 41 (7.96%) Front-End Developer
7 34 (6.60%) Graduate
8 31 (6.02%) C# Developer
9 25 (4.85%) Java Developer
9 25 (4.85%) Graduate Developer
10 23 (4.47%) Programmer
10 23 (4.47%) Junior
10 23 (4.47%) Junior Developer
11 22 (4.27%) .NET Developer
12 20 (3.88%) PHP Developer
13 19 (3.69%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (3.50%) AWS Developer
15 17 (3.30%) Analyst
15 17 (3.30%) Applications Developer
16 16 (3.11%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 410 (79.61%) HTML
2 352 (68.35%) CSS
3 209 (40.58%) jQuery
4 151 (29.32%) HTML5
5 147 (28.54%) .NET
6 97 (18.83%) ASP.NET
7 89 (17.28%) CSS3
8 73 (14.17%) XML
9 61 (11.84%) AngularJS
10 57 (11.07%) Web Services
11 44 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC
12 40 (7.77%) Ajax
13 34 (6.60%) WCF
13 34 (6.60%) REST
14 24 (4.66%) Django
15 23 (4.47%) LAMP
16 22 (4.27%) Ruby on Rails
16 22 (4.27%) KnockoutJS
16 22 (4.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 21 (4.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 111 (21.55%) Computer Science
2 55 (10.68%) User Experience
3 40 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (6.41%) Mathematics
5 30 (5.83%) Open Source
6 16 (3.11%) Client/Server
7 15 (2.91%) Internet of Things
7 15 (2.91%) Algorithms
8 12 (2.33%) Visualisation
8 12 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (2.14%) E-Learning
10 10 (1.94%) Pocket PC
10 10 (1.94%) Statistics
11 8 (1.55%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (1.36%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.36%) Blog
13 6 (1.17%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.17%) BBC
14 4 (0.78%) Ontologies
14 4 (0.78%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 91 (17.67%) Linux
2 55 (10.68%) Windows
3 38 (7.38%) Android
4 34 (6.60%) UNIX
5 31 (6.02%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.33%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (21.17%) Software Engineering
3 102 (19.81%) Web Development
4 99 (19.22%) MVC
5 68 (13.20%) OO
6 63 (12.23%) TDD
7 34 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (6.41%) Mentoring
9 32 (6.21%) Scrum
10 26 (5.05%) Responsive Web Design
11 25 (4.85%) Analytics
12 23 (4.47%) Web Application Development
12 23 (4.47%) Workflow
12 23 (4.47%) OOD
13 21 (4.08%) CRM
14 20 (3.88%) Project Planning
14 20 (3.88%) Automated Testing
15 19 (3.69%) Project Management
16 17 (3.30%) Unit Testing
16 17 (3.30%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 216 (41.94%) SQL
2 168 (32.62%) C#
3 156 (30.29%) PHP
4 143 (27.77%) Python
5 121 (23.50%) Java
6 103 (20.00%) C++
7 73 (14.17%) C
8 58 (11.26%) Perl
9 43 (8.35%) Ruby
10 26 (5.05%) Objective-C
11 15 (2.91%) T-SQL
12 10 (1.94%) VB
12 10 (1.94%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.55%) TypeScript
13 8 (1.55%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.55%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.36%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.17%) PHP5
15 6 (1.17%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.97%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 124 (24.08%) Degree
2 11 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.94%) MCP
4 5 (0.97%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.58%) ISEB
6 2 (0.39%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.39%) PhD
6 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.41%) QA
2 4 (0.78%) WAI
3 3 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.78%) Varnish
2 3 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) Firmware
3 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (2.14%) Puppet
2 6 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 64 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.83%) Oracle
3 23 (4.47%) Google
4 9 (1.75%) TOWER Software
5 8 (1.55%) Adobe
5 8 (1.55%) Facebook
6 7 (1.36%) Twitter
6 7 (1.36%) Rackspace
7 6 (1.17%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.17%) Sitecore
8 5 (0.97%) Zend
9 4 (0.78%) Sencha
9 4 (0.78%) IBM
10 3 (0.58%) Tableau
10 3 (0.58%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.58%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.39%) Perforce
12 1 (0.19%) VMware
12 1 (0.19%) Brady
12 1 (0.19%) Atlassian
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