The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 6 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 80 62 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 19.70% 14.98% 10.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 30.54% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 53 56 17
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £32,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
JavaScript
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
200 203 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 49.26% 49.03% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 151 179 134
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Luton

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Luton

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Luton region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Luton

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 84 (80.77%) HTML
2 79 (75.96%) .NET
2 79 (75.96%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (69.23%) C#
4 68 (65.38%) ASP.NET
5 61 (58.65%) SQL Server
5 61 (58.65%) jQuery
6 60 (57.69%) CSS
7 56 (53.85%) MVC
8 49 (47.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 29 (27.88%) E-Commerce
10 29 (27.88%) TDD
11 28 (26.92%) Scrum
12 27 (25.96%) SQL
13 26 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 26 (25.00%) User Experience
14 25 (24.04%) Web Services
15 23 (22.12%) TeamCity
16 22 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
17 20 (19.23%) BDD
18 18 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server
18 18 (17.31%) Analytics
19 17 (16.35%) ASP.NET Web API
19 17 (16.35%) Windows
20 16 (15.38%) WCF
21 15 (14.42%) .NET Framework
21 15 (14.42%) COM
21 15 (14.42%) Software Delivery
21 15 (14.42%) KnockoutJS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 10 (9.62%) NServiceBus
2 7 (6.73%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.73%) CMS
3 5 (4.81%) IIS
3 5 (4.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.85%) Node.js
5 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.96%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) MS Office
2 5 (4.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.96%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 22 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.92%) Office 365
4 1 (0.96%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (58.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.88%) MySQL
3 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 23 (22.12%) TeamCity
3 18 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (12.50%) JIRA
5 11 (10.58%) NUnit
6 10 (9.62%) Log4Net
6 10 (9.62%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (9.62%) FinalBuilder
6 10 (9.62%) SpecFlow
6 10 (9.62%) Jasmine
6 10 (9.62%) NSubstitute
7 6 (5.77%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.88%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.96%) Subversion
9 1 (0.96%) Selenium
9 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (7.69%) Banking
2 5 (4.81%) Finance
3 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.92%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 78 (75.00%) Developer
2 30 (28.85%) Web Developer
3 24 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 20 (19.23%) Software Developer
4 20 (19.23%) Senior Developer
5 15 (14.42%) Software Engineer
6 12 (11.54%) .NET Software Developer
7 9 (8.65%) C# Developer
7 9 (8.65%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (6.73%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (5.77%) UI Programmer
10 6 (5.77%) Software Support Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.77%) UI Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Web Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (80.77%) HTML
2 79 (75.96%) .NET
3 68 (65.38%) ASP.NET
4 61 (58.65%) jQuery
5 60 (57.69%) CSS
6 49 (47.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (24.04%) Web Services
8 17 (16.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (15.38%) WCF
10 15 (14.42%) .NET Framework
10 15 (14.42%) COM
10 15 (14.42%) KnockoutJS
10 15 (14.42%) HTML5
11 13 (12.50%) XML
12 12 (11.54%) AngularJS
12 12 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 10 (9.62%) Castle Windsor
14 9 (8.65%) CSS3
15 7 (6.73%) Entity Framework
16 6 (5.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.00%) User Experience
2 4 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.96%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.35%) Windows
2 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.92%) Windows 2000
3 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.92%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (75.96%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (53.85%) MVC
3 29 (27.88%) TDD
3 29 (27.88%) E-Commerce
4 28 (26.92%) Scrum
5 20 (19.23%) BDD
6 18 (17.31%) Analytics
7 15 (14.42%) Software Delivery
8 11 (10.58%) Software Engineering
8 11 (10.58%) OO
9 10 (9.62%) OOP
9 10 (9.62%) Web Development
10 9 (8.65%) Kanban
11 6 (5.77%) Software Architecture
11 6 (5.77%) DevOps
12 5 (4.81%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (4.81%) SEO
13 4 (3.85%) Waterfall
14 3 (2.88%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (2.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (69.23%) C#
2 27 (25.96%) SQL
3 14 (13.46%) VB.NET
4 12 (11.54%) Ruby
5 11 (10.58%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.73%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.73%) Java
7 6 (5.77%) VB
8 4 (3.85%) C
9 2 (1.92%) PHP
9 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.96%) C++
10 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (6.73%) ISEB
2 6 (5.77%) Degree
3 5 (4.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.50%) WCAG
2 5 (4.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.92%) DFS Replication
1 2 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (9.62%) logstash
2 2 (1.92%) SCCM
2 2 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.88%) Lumesse
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle
3 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
3 2 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.92%) VMware
3 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds
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