The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 2 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 33.33% 23.53% 9.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 40.00% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
JavaScript
West Lothian

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

Programming Languages Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 66.67% 58.82% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 22
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £49,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Livingston

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (37.50%) NHibernate
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (25.00%) Android
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Photoshop

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (12.50%) Xcode
2 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (37.50%) NHibernate
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) COM
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin