The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 31 58 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 17.32% 22.39% 19.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.83% 32.04% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 61
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
JavaScript
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
89 181 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 49.72% 69.88% 63.43%
Number of salaries quoted 70 141 159
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Chester

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Chester

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Chester region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Chester

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 42 (75.00%) HTML
2 32 (57.14%) CSS
3 30 (53.57%) SQL
4 29 (51.79%) jQuery
5 24 (42.86%) Java
6 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (37.50%) HTML5
8 18 (32.14%) XML
8 18 (32.14%) JUnit
9 17 (30.36%) .NET
9 17 (30.36%) Web Services
10 16 (28.57%) C#
10 16 (28.57%) PHP
10 16 (28.57%) MVC
11 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET
12 14 (25.00%) Ajax
12 14 (25.00%) CSS3
13 13 (23.21%) JIRA
13 13 (23.21%) Spring
13 13 (23.21%) J2EE
14 12 (21.43%) Oracle
14 12 (21.43%) JSP
14 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
14 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
15 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
16 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
17 9 (16.07%) JDBC
17 9 (16.07%) Struts
17 9 (16.07%) Ant
17 9 (16.07%) PL/SQL

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.14%) WordPress
3 3 (5.36%) Node.js
3 3 (5.36%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.79%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.57%) Office 365
4 1 (1.79%) GitHub
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) FTP
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
1 1 (1.79%) VPN
1 1 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) JUnit
2 13 (23.21%) JIRA
3 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 9 (16.07%) Ant
5 8 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 8 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
7 6 (10.71%) Selenium
7 6 (10.71%) Maven
8 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
9 3 (5.36%) Toad
9 3 (5.36%) JMeter
9 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
10 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.57%) Facilita Forecast
11 1 (1.79%) Calabash
11 1 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.79%) Gradle
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (67.86%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Web Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Test Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (10.71%) PHP Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Tester
6 4 (7.14%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 3 (5.36%) PHP Zend Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Junior
7 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (75.00%) HTML
2 32 (57.14%) CSS
3 29 (51.79%) jQuery
4 21 (37.50%) HTML5
5 18 (32.14%) XML
6 17 (30.36%) Web Services
6 17 (30.36%) .NET
7 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET
8 14 (25.00%) Ajax
8 14 (25.00%) CSS3
9 13 (23.21%) J2EE
9 13 (23.21%) Spring
10 12 (21.43%) JSP
10 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
11 9 (16.07%) JDBC
11 9 (16.07%) Hibernate
11 9 (16.07%) Struts
11 9 (16.07%) JPA
12 8 (14.29%) Spring MVC
13 6 (10.71%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.57%) User Experience
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) UNIX
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) MVC
3 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
3 6 (10.71%) Scrum
3 6 (10.71%) Web Development
3 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
4 5 (8.93%) Test Scripting
4 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (8.93%) Pair Programming
4 5 (8.93%) BDD
4 5 (8.93%) OO
5 4 (7.14%) Line Management
5 4 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.14%) Web Design
6 3 (5.36%) OO PHP
6 3 (5.36%) Performance Testing
6 3 (5.36%) Kanban
6 3 (5.36%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (5.36%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 30 (53.57%) SQL
2 24 (42.86%) Java
3 16 (28.57%) PHP
3 16 (28.57%) C#
4 9 (16.07%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.36%) Python
5 3 (5.36%) Ruby
5 3 (5.36%) Groovy
6 2 (3.57%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (3.57%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.79%) VBScript
7 1 (1.79%) VB
7 1 (1.79%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.79%) XAML
7 1 (1.79%) PHP5
7 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) ISEB
3 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) Adobe
3 4 (7.14%) Zend
4 3 (5.36%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.79%) Facebook
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