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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 5 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 6 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 25.00% 22.92% 14.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 29.73% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 6
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
12 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 50.00% 77.08% 65.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 20
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +20.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) CSS3
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) XSLT
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) Photoshop
3 5 (62.50%) Games
3 5 (62.50%) Subversion
3 5 (62.50%) Adobe After Effects
3 5 (62.50%) Adobe
3 5 (62.50%) Acrobat
3 5 (62.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (62.50%) InDesign
3 5 (62.50%) Adobe Premiere
3 5 (62.50%) Backbone.js
3 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (62.50%) Ember.js
3 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 5 (62.50%) Grunt
3 5 (62.50%) Xbox
3 5 (62.50%) User Experience
3 5 (62.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (62.50%) Node.js

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Umbraco
1 5 (62.50%) WordPress
1 5 (62.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Photoshop
1 5 (62.50%) Acrobat
1 5 (62.50%) InDesign
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe Premiere
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe After Effects
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) Grunt
2 5 (62.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 5 (62.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (62.50%) Games
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Web Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Front-End Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JSON
1 6 (75.00%) jQuery
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
1 6 (75.00%) CSS3
2 5 (62.50%) Backbone.js
2 5 (62.50%) Ember.js
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Xbox
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 5 (62.50%) Email Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) PHP5
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe