The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 3 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 21 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 25.61% 6.25% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 67.74% 9.23% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 3
Average salary £40,500 £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.27% -42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
JavaScript
West Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 65 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 37.80% 67.71% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 31 65 46
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Gatwick

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Gatwick

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 21 (84.00%) CSS
3 17 (68.00%) PHP
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (52.00%) Web Services
5 12 (48.00%) OO
6 11 (44.00%) Linux
7 10 (40.00%) C#
8 9 (36.00%) SQL
8 9 (36.00%) MVC
8 9 (36.00%) TDD
8 9 (36.00%) jQuery
9 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
9 8 (32.00%) BDD
9 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (32.00%) .NET
10 7 (28.00%) Ajax
11 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
12 5 (20.00%) DOM
12 5 (20.00%) IIS
12 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 5 (20.00%) WCF
12 5 (20.00%) Google
12 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
12 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 5 (20.00%) HTML5
12 5 (20.00%) Google Maps API
12 5 (20.00%) JSUnit
12 5 (20.00%) Facebook
12 5 (20.00%) Twitter

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DHCP
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) JSUnit
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.00%) PHPUnit
3 2 (8.00%) Behat
3 2 (8.00%) PhpStorm
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Software Developer
3 10 (40.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Junior PHP Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Junior
8 1 (4.00%) Graduate
8 1 (4.00%) Junior Applications Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Junior Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 21 (84.00%) CSS
3 13 (52.00%) Web Services
4 9 (36.00%) jQuery
5 8 (32.00%) .NET
6 7 (28.00%) Ajax
7 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (20.00%) DOM
8 5 (20.00%) WCF
8 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (20.00%) HTML5
8 5 (20.00%) Google Maps API
8 5 (20.00%) Ember.js
8 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (20.00%) CSS3
8 5 (20.00%) Backbone.js
9 2 (8.00%) REST
9 2 (8.00%) CakePHP
9 2 (8.00%) XHTML
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) CentOS
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) OO
2 9 (36.00%) MVC
2 9 (36.00%) TDD
3 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (32.00%) BDD
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (16.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) Workflow
7 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) PHP
2 10 (40.00%) C#
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) VB6
4 2 (8.00%) PHP5
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.00%) Google
1 5 (20.00%) Facebook
1 5 (20.00%) Twitter
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat