The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 35 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 4 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.23% 0.99% 5.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.94% 4.55% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 12
Average salary £40,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JavaScript
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 44 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 45.25% 21.67% 36.32%
Number of salaries quoted 63 40 47
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Halifax

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) jQuery
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 10 (55.56%) WebTrends
3 10 (55.56%) Multivariate Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 10 (55.56%) Finance
3 10 (55.56%) Banking
3 10 (55.56%) Retail
3 10 (55.56%) Web Development
3 10 (55.56%) Degree
3 10 (55.56%) Mobile Banking
3 10 (55.56%) Qualitative Research
3 10 (55.56%) Front End Development
3 10 (55.56%) Fintech
4 5 (27.78%) Fireworks
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) SEO
4 5 (27.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (27.78%) Benchmarking
4 5 (27.78%) Photoshop
4 5 (27.78%) Web Analytics
4 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) QA
4 5 (27.78%) Copywriting
4 5 (27.78%) UX Design
4 5 (27.78%) Analytics
4 5 (27.78%) User Experience
5 4 (22.22%) HTML5

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (27.78%) Fireworks
1 5 (27.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (55.56%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (55.56%) Banking
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
1 10 (55.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Test Manager
2 8 (44.44%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Development Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Database Developer
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Database Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) jQuery
2 12 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) Ajax
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (16.67%) JSLint
4 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (16.67%) RequireJS
4 3 (16.67%) WCF
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.56%) JSON
6 1 (5.56%) RESTful
6 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 10 (55.56%) Fintech
1 10 (55.56%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Copywriting
2 5 (27.78%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 10 (55.56%) Front End Development
1 10 (55.56%) Multivariate Testing
1 10 (55.56%) Qualitative Research
1 10 (55.56%) Web Development
2 5 (27.78%) Analytics
2 5 (27.78%) Benchmarking
2 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) SEO
2 5 (27.78%) UX Design
2 5 (27.78%) Web Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
1 3 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Twitter