The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 8 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 14 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 30.43% 13.89% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.84% 21.74% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 1
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
JavaScript
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
37 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 80.43% 63.89% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 5
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +8.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Hitchin

JavaScript
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) jQuery
2 20 (86.96%) HTML5
2 20 (86.96%) OO
3 17 (73.91%) PHP
4 16 (69.57%) LAMP
5 15 (65.22%) CSS3
6 14 (60.87%) Git (software)
7 13 (56.52%) OOP
7 13 (56.52%) MySQL
8 9 (39.13%) ISO 9001
8 9 (39.13%) Kindle
9 6 (26.09%) RESTful
9 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (26.09%) TDD
9 6 (26.09%) NUnit
9 6 (26.09%) MVC
9 6 (26.09%) Refactoring
9 6 (26.09%) C#
9 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
9 6 (26.09%) Web Services
9 6 (26.09%) SQL
9 6 (26.09%) .NET
9 6 (26.09%) Node.js
10 1 (4.35%) OO PHP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 6 (26.09%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Git (software)
2 6 (26.09%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (73.91%) PHP Developer
3 13 (56.52%) PHP Web Developer
3 13 (56.52%) Web Developer
4 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
5 4 (17.39%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (13.04%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) jQuery
2 20 (86.96%) HTML5
3 16 (69.57%) LAMP
4 15 (65.22%) CSS3
5 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (26.09%) Web Services
5 6 (26.09%) .NET
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
5 6 (26.09%) RESTful
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) OO
2 13 (56.52%) OOP
3 6 (26.09%) MVC
3 6 (26.09%) TDD
3 6 (26.09%) Refactoring
4 1 (4.35%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) PHP
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) ISO 9001