The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 9 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 55 106 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 17.03% 23.87% 23.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.74% 43.80% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 51 89 122
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,200 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
JavaScript
Leicestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
163 242 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 50.46% 54.50% 59.35%
Number of salaries quoted 145 203 306
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Leicester

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Leicester

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

1 122 (78.21%) HTML
2 107 (68.59%) CSS
3 79 (50.64%) jQuery
4 74 (47.44%) .NET
5 71 (45.51%) C#
5 71 (45.51%) MVC
6 66 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (34.62%) SQL
7 54 (34.62%) SQL Server
8 50 (32.05%) PHP
9 48 (30.77%) Web Development
10 47 (30.13%) ASP.NET
11 39 (25.00%) XML
11 39 (25.00%) HTML5
11 39 (25.00%) AngularJS
12 38 (24.36%) User Experience
13 33 (21.15%) OO
14 32 (20.51%) CSS3
14 32 (20.51%) Git (software)
15 26 (16.67%) MySQL
16 25 (16.03%) Front End Development
17 24 (15.38%) E-Commerce
17 24 (15.38%) Java
18 21 (13.46%) Symfony
19 20 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
19 20 (12.82%) Backbone.js
19 20 (12.82%) Web Services
20 18 (11.54%) .NET Framework
20 18 (11.54%) Degree
20 18 (11.54%) VB.NET

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 15 (9.62%) Node.js
2 9 (5.77%) WordPress
3 8 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (4.49%) CMS
5 5 (3.21%) Drupal
5 5 (3.21%) IIS
5 5 (3.21%) Joomla!
5 5 (3.21%) SilverStripe
6 4 (2.56%) Apache
7 3 (1.92%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Magento
2 1 (0.64%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.97%) SaaS
2 12 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.77%) Office 365
4 4 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.56%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (2.56%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (2.56%) CloudFront
4 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.56%) Route 53
5 3 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.92%) IaaS
5 3 (1.92%) PaaS
5 3 (1.92%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) DNS
2 3 (1.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.67%) MySQL
3 20 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (8.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (5.77%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.92%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.64%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.64%) mvBase
9 1 (0.64%) OpenQM
9 1 (0.64%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.64%) UniData
Development Applications
1 32 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.49%) Subversion
4 6 (3.85%) PHPUnit
4 6 (3.85%) Selenium
5 5 (3.21%) Jasmine
5 5 (3.21%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (3.21%) Mocha
5 5 (3.21%) QUnit
5 5 (3.21%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.92%) Maven
6 3 (1.92%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.28%) Ant
7 2 (1.28%) Grunt
7 2 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 14 (8.97%) Marketing
2 6 (3.85%) Finance
3 4 (2.56%) Games
3 4 (2.56%) Japanese Language
3 4 (2.56%) Russian Language
4 2 (1.28%) Banking
4 2 (1.28%) International Banking
5 1 (0.64%) Electronics
5 1 (0.64%) Local Government
5 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 140 (89.74%) Developer
2 34 (21.79%) C# Developer
3 30 (19.23%) .NET Developer
4 29 (18.59%) PHP Developer
5 27 (17.31%) Senior Developer
6 26 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 25 (16.03%) Web Developer
8 23 (14.74%) ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (14.10%) C# .NET Developer
9 22 (14.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (12.18%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (8.97%) Software Developer
12 13 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
13 12 (7.69%) Lead Developer
13 12 (7.69%) UI Developer
14 9 (5.77%) C# Web Developer
14 9 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
15 8 (5.13%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 8 (5.13%) Lead PHP Developer
16 7 (4.49%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (78.21%) HTML
2 107 (68.59%) CSS
3 79 (50.64%) jQuery
4 74 (47.44%) .NET
5 47 (30.13%) ASP.NET
6 39 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 39 (25.00%) HTML5
6 39 (25.00%) XML
7 32 (20.51%) CSS3
8 21 (13.46%) Symfony
9 20 (12.82%) Backbone.js
9 20 (12.82%) Web Services
10 18 (11.54%) .NET Framework
11 15 (9.62%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (9.62%) XHTML
12 14 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (8.33%) JSON
13 13 (8.33%) React
14 12 (7.69%) WCF
15 11 (7.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (24.36%) User Experience
2 12 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.05%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.05%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.49%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.56%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.92%) W3C
7 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.28%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.64%) Clustering
8 1 (0.64%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.33%) Linux
2 11 (7.05%) Android
3 8 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.21%) CentOS
5 5 (3.21%) Mac OS
6 4 (2.56%) Windows
7 2 (1.28%) Unix
8 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (45.51%) MVC
2 66 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (30.77%) Web Development
4 33 (21.15%) OO
5 25 (16.03%) Front End Development
6 24 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 14 (8.97%) OO PHP
7 14 (8.97%) Scrum
8 12 (7.69%) SEO
9 11 (7.05%) Software Engineering
10 10 (6.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (6.41%) Web Design
11 9 (5.77%) Android Development
11 9 (5.77%) DevOps
12 8 (5.13%) Mobile Development
12 8 (5.13%) MVVM
12 8 (5.13%) TDD
13 7 (4.49%) Data Protection
13 7 (4.49%) Information Architecture
13 7 (4.49%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (45.51%) C#
2 54 (34.62%) SQL
3 50 (32.05%) PHP
4 24 (15.38%) Java
5 18 (11.54%) VB.NET
6 10 (6.41%) Python
7 3 (1.92%) C++
7 3 (1.92%) Ruby
7 3 (1.92%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.92%) VB
8 2 (1.28%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.64%) ABAP
9 1 (0.64%) C
9 1 (0.64%) Perl
9 1 (0.64%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (0.64%) ISEB
2 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.21%) VirtualBox
2 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (3.21%) Ansible
1 5 (3.21%) Plesk
2 4 (2.56%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (10.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.05%) SAP
3 5 (3.21%) Rackspace
3 5 (3.21%) Zend
4 3 (1.92%) Apple
4 3 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.28%) Adobe
5 2 (1.28%) Sencha
5 2 (1.28%) Telerik
6 1 (0.64%) jBASE
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle
6 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago