The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 29 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 6 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.43% 6.04% 13.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 11.84% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 10
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £30,725 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £53,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
JavaScript
Essex

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

Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 76 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 49.71% 51.01% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 82 73 39
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,950 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Chelmsford

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 13 (68.42%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) jQuery
3 11 (57.89%) Java
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 9 (47.37%) J2EE
5 9 (47.37%) MVC
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
6 8 (42.11%) SDLC
7 7 (36.84%) Windows
7 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (31.58%) Spring
8 6 (31.58%) Spring MVC
9 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
9 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
9 5 (26.32%) JSP
9 5 (26.32%) Struts
9 5 (26.32%) C#
10 4 (21.05%) .NET
10 4 (21.05%) MySQL
10 4 (21.05%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (21.05%) DSDM
10 4 (21.05%) J2SE
10 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
10 4 (21.05%) JPA
10 4 (21.05%) Degree
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (21.05%) TDD

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 4 (21.05%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SpecFlow
1 3 (15.79%) Moq
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.79%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Mockito
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) jMock
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
1 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) AWS Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.26%) UX Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Designer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 13 (68.42%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) jQuery
3 9 (47.37%) J2EE
4 6 (31.58%) Spring
4 6 (31.58%) Spring MVC
5 5 (26.32%) JSP
5 5 (26.32%) Struts
6 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) J2SE
6 4 (21.05%) JPA
6 4 (21.05%) HTML5
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (15.79%) Ajax
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.26%) CSS3
8 1 (5.26%) Sass
8 1 (5.26%) LESS
8 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) MVC
2 8 (42.11%) SDLC
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
5 4 (21.05%) DSDM
5 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) Change Control
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
8 1 (5.26%) Open Source
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
8 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.26%) Line Management
8 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Content Management
8 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (21.05%) Sitecore
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe