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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 19 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 3 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.78% 25.96% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% 40.91% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
17 66 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 15.74% 63.46% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 63 39
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 24 (92.31%) HTML
2 23 (88.46%) CSS
3 15 (57.69%) PHP
4 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (50.00%) Web Services
5 11 (42.31%) MVC
5 11 (42.31%) OO
5 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (42.31%) jQuery
6 10 (38.46%) TDD
6 10 (38.46%) Linux
6 10 (38.46%) C#
6 10 (38.46%) .NET
7 9 (34.62%) SQL
7 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
7 9 (34.62%) BDD
8 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
9 7 (26.92%) HTML5
9 7 (26.92%) CSS3
9 7 (26.92%) DOM
9 7 (26.92%) Ajax
9 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
10 6 (23.08%) User Experience
11 5 (19.23%) Backbone.js
11 5 (19.23%) Facebook
11 5 (19.23%) Twitter
11 5 (19.23%) Ember.js
11 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
11 5 (19.23%) JSUnit
11 5 (19.23%) Google Maps API

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (19.23%) IIS
2 4 (15.38%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) nginx
4 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JSUnit
2 4 (15.38%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) PHPUnit
3 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (7.69%) Fiddler
3 2 (7.69%) LoadUI
3 2 (7.69%) PhpStorm
3 2 (7.69%) Behat
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 10 (38.46%) PHP Developer
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
7 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Junior
8 2 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Junior PHP Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Junior Applications Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Junior Web Applications Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Graduate Web Developer
9 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) HTML
2 23 (88.46%) CSS
3 13 (50.00%) Web Services
4 11 (42.31%) jQuery
5 10 (38.46%) .NET
6 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
7 7 (26.92%) HTML5
7 7 (26.92%) CSS3
7 7 (26.92%) DOM
7 7 (26.92%) Ajax
7 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
8 5 (19.23%) Backbone.js
8 5 (19.23%) Ember.js
8 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
8 5 (19.23%) Google Maps API
8 5 (19.23%) WCF
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (7.69%) SOAP
10 2 (7.69%) REST
10 2 (7.69%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) CentOS
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) MVC
1 11 (42.31%) OO
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) TDD
3 9 (34.62%) BDD
4 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
6 4 (15.38%) OO PHP
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) SOA
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) MapReduce
8 1 (3.85%) Coaching
8 1 (3.85%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) PHP
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.69%) PHP5
5 1 (3.85%) VB6
5 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) iptables
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Facebook
1 5 (19.23%) Twitter
1 5 (19.23%) Google
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Omniture