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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 5 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 31 23 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 28.70% 11.62% 24.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.70% 22.55% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 47
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
92 102 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.19% 51.52% 67.89%
Number of salaries quoted 84 90 113
Average salary £36,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Chester

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 70 (76.92%) HTML
2 65 (71.43%) CSS
3 54 (59.34%) jQuery
4 41 (45.05%) PHP
5 31 (34.07%) MySQL
6 28 (30.77%) HTML5
7 26 (28.57%) SQL
8 25 (27.47%) Java
8 25 (27.47%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (25.27%) CSS3
10 22 (24.18%) AngularJS
11 20 (21.98%) MVC
12 19 (20.88%) Python
12 19 (20.88%) WordPress
13 18 (19.78%) Adobe
14 16 (17.58%) Django
14 16 (17.58%) Front End Development
15 15 (16.48%) JSON
15 15 (16.48%) .NET
15 15 (16.48%) Web Services
15 15 (16.48%) Linux
16 14 (15.38%) C#
16 14 (15.38%) Ajax
16 14 (15.38%) Software Engineering
16 14 (15.38%) Git (software)
17 13 (14.29%) SQL Server
17 13 (14.29%) JUnit
18 12 (13.19%) XML
18 12 (13.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 11 (12.09%) Twitter

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 19 (20.88%) WordPress
2 10 (10.99%) CMS
3 8 (8.79%) Drupal
4 4 (4.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.10%) Apache
6 1 (1.10%) nginx
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (6.59%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.10%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Internet
1 1 (1.10%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (34.07%) MySQL
2 13 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.59%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.10%) Big Data
6 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.29%) JUnit
3 8 (8.79%) Maven
3 8 (8.79%) Subversion
4 7 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 7 (7.69%) Grunt
4 7 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.69%) JIRA
4 7 (7.69%) Selenium
5 5 (5.49%) Ant
5 5 (5.49%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.49%) Jasmine
5 5 (5.49%) Mockito
6 4 (4.40%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.20%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.20%) Toad
8 1 (1.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (1.10%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.10%) NUnit
8 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (8.79%) Publishing
2 7 (7.69%) Marketing
3 3 (3.30%) Finance
4 1 (1.10%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (89.01%) Developer
2 22 (24.18%) PHP Developer
2 22 (24.18%) Web Developer
3 17 (18.68%) HTML Developer
4 16 (17.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (17.58%) Python Developer
5 12 (13.19%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (13.19%) PHP Web Developer
6 11 (12.09%) HTML CSS Developer
6 11 (12.09%) Java Developer
7 9 (9.89%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
9 7 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 7 (7.69%) PHP Zend Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Programmer
10 6 (6.59%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.59%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 6 (6.59%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (76.92%) HTML
2 65 (71.43%) CSS
3 54 (59.34%) jQuery
4 28 (30.77%) HTML5
5 23 (25.27%) CSS3
6 22 (24.18%) AngularJS
7 16 (17.58%) Django
8 15 (16.48%) .NET
8 15 (16.48%) JSON
8 15 (16.48%) Web Services
9 14 (15.38%) Ajax
10 12 (13.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (13.19%) XML
11 11 (12.09%) Spring
12 10 (10.99%) ASP.NET
12 10 (10.99%) REST
12 10 (10.99%) SOAP
13 9 (9.89%) Hibernate
13 9 (9.89%) JSP
13 9 (9.89%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) User Experience
2 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.40%) Telematics
4 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.10%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.48%) Linux
2 10 (10.99%) Unix
3 3 (3.30%) Windows
4 1 (1.10%) Debian
4 1 (1.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.47%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.98%) MVC
3 16 (17.58%) Front End Development
4 14 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 10 (10.99%) OO
5 10 (10.99%) Web Development
6 9 (9.89%) E-Commerce
6 9 (9.89%) OOP
6 9 (9.89%) TDD
7 8 (8.79%) BDD
7 8 (8.79%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (7.69%) OO PHP
8 7 (7.69%) Web Design
9 6 (6.59%) Issue Tracking
10 5 (5.49%) SDLC
10 5 (5.49%) Web Accessibility
11 4 (4.40%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.40%) Open Source
12 3 (3.30%) Performance Optimisation
12 3 (3.30%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 41 (45.05%) PHP
2 26 (28.57%) SQL
3 25 (27.47%) Java
4 19 (20.88%) Python
5 14 (15.38%) C#
6 5 (5.49%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.40%) C++
8 3 (3.30%) PHP 5
8 3 (3.30%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.10%) Groovy
9 1 (1.10%) Ruby
9 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) WAI
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) Adobe
2 11 (12.09%) Twitter
3 8 (8.79%) Zend
4 6 (6.59%) Oracle
5 5 (5.49%) Facebook
5 5 (5.49%) Google
6 1 (1.10%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.10%) hybris
6 1 (1.10%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
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