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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 29 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 7 4 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.19% 2.44% 8.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.94% 10.81% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 31
Average salary £40,500 £28,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.64% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,400 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
64 37 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 47.41% 22.56% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 59 35 98
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 April 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 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 6 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (55.56%) jQuery
5 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
6 4 (44.44%) WCF
6 4 (44.44%) HTML5
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (44.44%) CSS3
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (33.33%) Moq
7 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
7 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (33.33%) Web Development
7 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (33.33%) TDD
7 3 (33.33%) NUnit
7 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 2 (22.22%) Mentoring

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Moq
1 3 (33.33%) NUnit
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (44.44%) CSS3
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
6 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (11.11%) RESTful
8 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft