The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 6 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 15892 16157 16590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.44% 15.44% 14.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.48% 30.11% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14190 13956 14504
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
JavaScript
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50488 53656 59074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.22% 51.26% 52.98%
Number of salaries quoted 44074 46011 50312
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in England

JavaScript
Salary Trend in England

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in England

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in England

JavaScript
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 6459 £52,500 +5.00% 1066
South East +4 3548 £42,500 +6.25% 396
East of England +2 1116 £42,500 +6.25% 191
Yorkshire +1 1059 £37,500 - 235
South West +3 1055 £38,500 +4.76% 173
West Midlands +3 1031 £37,500 +7.14% 208
North West 0 911 £37,500 +7.14% 295
East Midlands +1 572 £37,500 +1.35% 108
North East +1 152 £35,000 +7.69% 36
JavaScript
UK

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 22352 (72.25%) HTML
2 20300 (65.62%) CSS
3 13534 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 12197 (39.43%) .NET
5 11880 (38.40%) C#
6 11631 (37.60%) jQuery
7 10251 (33.14%) MVC
8 9777 (31.60%) SQL
9 9405 (30.40%) HTML5
10 8735 (28.23%) ASP.NET
11 8349 (26.99%) AngularJS
12 8287 (26.79%) SQL Server
13 7890 (25.50%) Web Development
14 7621 (24.63%) Java
15 6292 (20.34%) CSS3
16 6087 (19.68%) TDD
17 6041 (19.53%) PHP
18 5500 (17.78%) OO
19 5156 (16.67%) Front End Development
20 4979 (16.09%) XML
21 4849 (15.67%) Finance
22 4814 (15.56%) Web Services
23 4747 (15.34%) ASP.NET MVC
24 4730 (15.29%) Degree
25 4631 (14.97%) Git (software)
26 4607 (14.89%) Scrum
27 4467 (14.44%) MySQL
28 4145 (13.40%) Microsoft
29 4109 (13.28%) Software Engineering
30 3918 (12.66%) Node.js

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 3918 (12.66%) Node.js
2 1890 (6.11%) CMS
3 1315 (4.25%) Apache
4 1038 (3.36%) IIS
5 1022 (3.30%) SharePoint
6 992 (3.21%) Tomcat
7 991 (3.20%) WordPress
8 639 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
9 597 (1.93%) Drupal
10 578 (1.87%) JBoss
11 498 (1.61%) Umbraco
12 496 (1.60%) WebSphere
13 344 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
14 315 (1.02%) WebLogic
15 301 (0.97%) nginx
16 266 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
17 254 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
18 229 (0.74%) Apache Solr
19 208 (0.67%) Confluence
20 203 (0.66%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1749 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 1205 (3.90%) Photoshop
3 473 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 259 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 238 (0.77%) MS Office
6 99 (0.32%) MS Visio
7 73 (0.24%) Fireworks
8 72 (0.23%) InDesign
8 72 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
9 63 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
10 47 (0.15%) InfoPath
11 40 (0.13%) MS Project
12 33 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
13 30 (0.097%) GIMP
14 22 (0.071%) Gliffy
15 20 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
16 16 (0.052%) SPSS
17 13 (0.042%) LaTeX
18 12 (0.039%) 3ds Max
18 12 (0.039%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 545 (1.76%) Magento
2 368 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 125 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 58 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
5 39 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 36 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
7 33 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 30 (0.097%) WebTrends
9 29 (0.094%) Dynamics AX
9 29 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
10 23 (0.074%) Shopify
10 23 (0.074%) Siebel Analytics
11 21 (0.068%) Oracle EBS
12 18 (0.058%) Adobe Campaign
13 17 (0.055%) SDL Web 8
14 16 (0.052%) Oracle 11i
15 14 (0.045%) Odoo
16 13 (0.042%) Visualfiles
17 11 (0.036%) Eloqua
18 10 (0.032%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 1707 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1247 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 944 (3.05%) SaaS
4 828 (2.68%) GitHub
5 262 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
6 238 (0.77%) Google Analytics
7 159 (0.51%) Office 365
8 135 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
9 130 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 130 (0.42%) PaaS
10 128 (0.41%) IaaS
11 92 (0.30%) Heroku
12 82 (0.27%) Force.com
13 79 (0.26%) Amazon S3
14 64 (0.21%) Google Tag Manager
15 63 (0.20%) CloudFront
16 60 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
17 47 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
18 44 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
19 43 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 887 (2.87%) Internet
2 826 (2.67%) HTTP
3 319 (1.03%) Intranet
4 260 (0.84%) DNS
5 213 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 151 (0.49%) SSL
7 142 (0.46%) Firewall
8 86 (0.28%) LDAP
9 85 (0.27%) HTTPS
10 84 (0.27%) SSH
11 79 (0.26%) VPN
12 77 (0.25%) FTP
13 75 (0.24%) SMTP
14 68 (0.22%) Extranet
15 61 (0.20%) Network Security
16 55 (0.18%) SAN
17 43 (0.14%) Skype
18 41 (0.13%) VLAN
18 41 (0.13%) Wireshark
19 38 (0.12%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8287 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 4467 (14.44%) MySQL
3 1886 (6.10%) NoSQL
4 1698 (5.49%) Relational Database
5 1571 (5.08%) MongoDB
6 1130 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 964 (3.12%) Big Data
8 771 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 757 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 703 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
11 649 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
12 635 (2.05%) RDBMS
13 526 (1.70%) SQL Server 2014
14 452 (1.46%) Hadoop
15 440 (1.42%) Redis
16 377 (1.22%) Oracle Database
17 321 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
18 290 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
19 202 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
20 199 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4631 (14.97%) Git (software)
2 2049 (6.62%) Visual Studio
3 1973 (6.38%) Subversion
4 1546 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1185 (3.83%) Selenium
6 1177 (3.80%) Jenkins
7 1089 (3.52%) Grunt
8 1050 (3.39%) Maven
9 960 (3.10%) JIRA
10 871 (2.82%) JUnit
11 837 (2.71%) gulp
12 750 (2.42%) NUnit
13 713 (2.30%) Jasmine
14 624 (2.02%) TeamCity
15 546 (1.76%) Eclipse
16 525 (1.70%) Cucumber
17 418 (1.35%) Ant
18 348 (1.12%) PHPUnit
19 293 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
20 274 (0.89%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 4849 (15.67%) Finance
2 1736 (5.61%) Marketing
3 1170 (3.78%) Games
4 1112 (3.59%) Banking
5 1041 (3.36%) Retail
6 863 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 707 (2.29%) Advertising
8 439 (1.42%) Law
9 370 (1.20%) Publishing
10 249 (0.80%) Back Office
11 248 (0.80%) Financial Institution
12 246 (0.80%) Manufacturing
13 243 (0.79%) Investment Banking
14 240 (0.78%) Legal
15 197 (0.64%) Front Office
16 195 (0.63%) Electronics
17 117 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
18 99 (0.32%) Multimedia
19 98 (0.32%) Automotive
20 73 (0.24%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 24577 (79.44%) Developer
2 6730 (21.75%) .NET Developer
3 6044 (19.54%) C# Developer
4 5487 (17.74%) JavaScript Developer
5 4619 (14.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 4278 (13.83%) Senior Developer
7 3755 (12.14%) Web Developer
8 3733 (12.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3110 (10.05%) Java Developer
10 3085 (9.97%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3062 (9.90%) HTML Developer
12 2973 (9.61%) PHP Developer
13 2648 (8.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 2220 (7.18%) HTML CSS Developer
15 2009 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 2004 (6.48%) Software Developer
17 1754 (5.67%) SQL Developer
18 1444 (4.67%) Software Engineer
19 1332 (4.31%) Angular Developer
20 1319 (4.26%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22352 (72.25%) HTML
2 20300 (65.62%) CSS
3 12197 (39.43%) .NET
4 11631 (37.60%) jQuery
5 9405 (30.40%) HTML5
6 8735 (28.23%) ASP.NET
7 8349 (26.99%) AngularJS
8 6292 (20.34%) CSS3
9 4979 (16.09%) XML
10 4814 (15.56%) Web Services
11 4747 (15.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3793 (12.26%) Ajax
13 3042 (9.83%) .NET Framework
14 2736 (8.84%) JSON
15 2697 (8.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 2463 (7.96%) Spring
17 2438 (7.88%) WCF
18 2430 (7.85%) Sass
19 2346 (7.58%) REST
20 2029 (6.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3476 (11.24%) User Experience
2 2933 (9.48%) Computer Science
3 1553 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
4 1533 (4.96%) Mobile App
5 727 (2.35%) Mathematics
6 709 (2.29%) Visualisation
7 690 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
8 464 (1.50%) Fintech
9 362 (1.17%) iPad
10 332 (1.07%) Social Media
11 328 (1.06%) Digital Media
11 328 (1.06%) N-Tier
12 316 (1.02%) Algorithms
13 269 (0.87%) W3C
14 250 (0.81%) Client/Server
15 229 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
16 222 (0.72%) Data Structures
17 213 (0.69%) Hedge funds
18 198 (0.64%) Blog
19 191 (0.62%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3688 (11.92%) Linux
2 2520 (8.15%) Windows
3 1292 (4.18%) Unix
4 1286 (4.16%) Android
5 1188 (3.84%) Apple iOS
6 419 (1.35%) Windows Server
7 243 (0.79%) Ubuntu
8 188 (0.61%) Debian
9 165 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 138 (0.45%) Windows Phone
11 137 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 105 (0.34%) CentOS
13 84 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
14 79 (0.26%) Solaris
15 72 (0.23%) Mac OS X
16 66 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
17 62 (0.20%) Windows 8
18 60 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
19 47 (0.15%) AIX
20 31 (0.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13534 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10251 (33.14%) MVC
3 7890 (25.50%) Web Development
4 6087 (19.68%) TDD
5 5500 (17.78%) OO
6 5156 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 4607 (14.89%) Scrum
8 4109 (13.28%) Software Engineering
9 3282 (10.61%) E-Commerce
10 2682 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
11 2463 (7.96%) OOP
12 2252 (7.28%) Unit Testing
13 2118 (6.85%) SDLC
14 2038 (6.59%) BDD
15 1722 (5.57%) Open Source
16 1709 (5.52%) Responsive Web Design
17 1515 (4.90%) Mentoring
18 1328 (4.29%) Analytics
19 1258 (4.07%) SOA
20 1135 (3.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11880 (38.40%) C#
2 9777 (31.60%) SQL
3 7621 (24.63%) Java
4 6041 (19.53%) PHP
5 2800 (9.05%) Python
6 2162 (6.99%) T-SQL
7 1766 (5.71%) C++
8 1675 (5.41%) Ruby
9 1406 (4.54%) VB.NET
10 819 (2.65%) PL/SQL
11 766 (2.48%) Scala
12 701 (2.27%) Perl
13 581 (1.88%) C
14 548 (1.77%) VB
15 474 (1.53%) Objective-C
16 429 (1.39%) TypeScript
17 348 (1.12%) Bash Shell
18 341 (1.10%) VBScript
19 339 (1.10%) PowerShell
20 326 (1.05%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4730 (15.29%) Degree
2 517 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 425 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 294 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 146 (0.47%) DV Cleared
6 111 (0.36%) PhD
7 101 (0.33%) ISEB
8 87 (0.28%) ISTQB
9 81 (0.26%) MCSD
10 74 (0.24%) HND
11 55 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 49 (0.16%) Sun Certification
13 42 (0.14%) MCTS
14 39 (0.13%) MCP
15 37 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
16 35 (0.11%) PMI Certification
17 28 (0.091%) Oracle Certification
18 22 (0.071%) OCPJP
19 20 (0.065%) MCPD
20 16 (0.052%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1390 (4.49%) QA
2 112 (0.36%) SLA
3 83 (0.27%) MiFID
4 63 (0.20%) WCAG
5 39 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 39 (0.13%) WAI
6 31 (0.10%) Data Quality
7 29 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 20 (0.065%) ISO 9001
8 20 (0.065%) SDET
9 16 (0.052%) HL7
10 11 (0.036%) GAMP
10 11 (0.036%) ISO15022
10 11 (0.036%) ISO20022
11 5 (0.016%) SEPA
12 4 (0.013%) Disclosure Scotland
13 3 (0.010%) COBIT
13 3 (0.010%) GCP
13 3 (0.010%) PA-DSS
14 2 (0.006%) TickIT
System Software
1 511 (1.65%) Docker
2 162 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 157 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (0.17%) VirtualBox
5 51 (0.16%) Varnish
6 41 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 32 (0.10%) Hyper-V
8 30 (0.097%) Xen
9 27 (0.087%) HDFS
10 26 (0.084%) KVM
11 22 (0.071%) vSphere
12 16 (0.052%) LXC
13 14 (0.045%) VMware ESXi
14 11 (0.036%) Firmware
14 11 (0.036%) Squid
15 10 (0.032%) vCloud
16 9 (0.029%) NFS
17 8 (0.026%) Samba
18 6 (0.019%) Apache Flume
18 6 (0.019%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 522 (1.69%) Puppet
2 306 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
3 180 (0.58%) Ansible
4 76 (0.25%) Nagios
5 48 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
5 48 (0.16%) Kubernetes
6 42 (0.14%) Salt
7 40 (0.13%) Kibana
8 36 (0.12%) logstash
9 33 (0.11%) Graphite
10 31 (0.10%) Mesos
11 28 (0.091%) Control-M
12 27 (0.087%) StatsD
13 24 (0.078%) Grafana
14 23 (0.074%) BladeLogic
14 23 (0.074%) Terraform
15 21 (0.068%) yum
16 20 (0.065%) ZABBIX
17 16 (0.052%) SCCM
17 16 (0.052%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4145 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 2505 (8.10%) Oracle
3 999 (3.23%) Adobe
4 898 (2.90%) Google
5 806 (2.61%) Zend
6 343 (1.11%) Twitter
7 324 (1.05%) IBM
8 322 (1.04%) Sitecore
9 284 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
10 275 (0.89%) SAP
11 238 (0.77%) EPiServer
12 232 (0.75%) Facebook
13 202 (0.65%) VMware
14 197 (0.64%) Xamarin
15 166 (0.54%) hybris
16 165 (0.53%) Apple
17 154 (0.50%) ServiceNow
18 148 (0.48%) Telerik
19 124 (0.40%) Atlassian
20 119 (0.38%) Tableau
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
24 Seven
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Whiteley, Hampshire
Thales
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Airbus Group Careers
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Uniqlo UK
Posted: 9 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Extensive Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Big Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bens and comp Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Equity
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + 25 days + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + 25 days + pension
Posted: Yesterday