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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 10 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 11.11% 18.02% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 26.67% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 2
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
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
20 75 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 22.22% 67.57% 49.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 72 41
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £66,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 31 March 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Gatwick

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 25 (92.59%) HTML
2 24 (88.89%) CSS
3 15 (55.56%) PHP
4 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
5 13 (48.15%) Web Services
6 12 (44.44%) OO
7 11 (40.74%) MVC
7 11 (40.74%) C#
7 11 (40.74%) .NET
7 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (40.74%) jQuery
8 10 (37.04%) TDD
8 10 (37.04%) Linux
9 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 9 (33.33%) SQL
9 9 (33.33%) BDD
10 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
11 7 (25.93%) HTML5
11 7 (25.93%) CSS3
11 7 (25.93%) DOM
11 7 (25.93%) Ajax
11 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
12 6 (22.22%) User Experience
13 5 (18.52%) Facebook
13 5 (18.52%) Twitter
13 5 (18.52%) Ember.js
13 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
13 5 (18.52%) Backbone.js
13 5 (18.52%) JSUnit
13 5 (18.52%) Google Maps API

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (18.52%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) nginx
4 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DHCP
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) JSUnit
2 4 (14.81%) Selenium
3 2 (7.41%) Fiddler
3 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
3 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.41%) Behat
3 2 (7.41%) LoadUI
3 2 (7.41%) PhpStorm
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 10 (37.04%) PHP Developer
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior
7 2 (7.41%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Junior Applications Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Junior Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Graduate Web Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) HTML
2 24 (88.89%) CSS
3 13 (48.15%) Web Services
4 11 (40.74%) .NET
4 11 (40.74%) jQuery
5 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (25.93%) DOM
6 7 (25.93%) Ajax
6 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
6 7 (25.93%) CSS3
6 7 (25.93%) HTML5
7 5 (18.52%) Backbone.js
7 5 (18.52%) Ember.js
7 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
7 5 (18.52%) Google Maps API
7 5 (18.52%) WCF
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (7.41%) CakePHP
9 2 (7.41%) SOAP
9 2 (7.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) CentOS
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) OO
2 11 (40.74%) MVC
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) TDD
4 9 (33.33%) BDD
5 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (18.52%) Automated Testing
7 4 (14.81%) OO PHP
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
9 2 (7.41%) MapReduce
9 2 (7.41%) Workflow
9 2 (7.41%) Scrum
9 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.41%) SOA
9 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
10 1 (3.70%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) PHP
2 11 (40.74%) C#
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) VB
4 2 (7.41%) VB6
4 2 (7.41%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) iptables
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
1 5 (18.52%) Google
1 5 (18.52%) Facebook
1 5 (18.52%) Twitter
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) Omniture