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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 7 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 56 53 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 16.57% 12.96% 14.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 30.81% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 55 48 50
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
140 172 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 41.42% 42.05% 43.39%
Number of salaries quoted 135 149 146
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 August 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Luton

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 107 (76.43%) .NET
2 104 (74.29%) C#
3 93 (66.43%) ASP.NET
4 92 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (63.57%) CSS
5 89 (63.57%) HTML
6 88 (62.86%) SQL Server
7 80 (57.14%) jQuery
8 64 (45.71%) MVC
9 55 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 53 (37.86%) SQL
11 40 (28.57%) AngularJS
12 34 (24.29%) Microsoft
13 33 (23.57%) Windows
14 31 (22.14%) CSS3
15 27 (19.29%) XML
15 27 (19.29%) T-SQL
15 27 (19.29%) Scrum
16 26 (18.57%) SDLC
17 25 (17.86%) .NET Framework
17 25 (17.86%) Web Services
18 24 (17.14%) Software Engineering
19 22 (15.71%) TDD
20 21 (15.00%) Banking
20 21 (15.00%) HTML5
20 21 (15.00%) Entity Framework
20 21 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
21 20 (14.29%) Git (software)
22 18 (12.86%) WCF
22 18 (12.86%) User Experience

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (12.86%) IIS
2 15 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 13 (9.29%) Node.js
4 8 (5.71%) CMS
5 6 (4.29%) WordPress
6 5 (3.57%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.86%) NServiceBus
8 2 (1.43%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.43%) JBoss
9 1 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 7 (5.00%) MS Office
2 6 (4.29%) InDesign
2 6 (4.29%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (3.57%) Adobe Premiere
3 5 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
3 5 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.57%) Acrobat
4 2 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.14%) Office 365
3 4 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.43%) SaaS
4 2 (1.43%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.29%) Intranet
2 1 (0.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.29%) Visual Studio
3 12 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.43%) TeamCity
5 8 (5.71%) JIRA
6 6 (4.29%) Subversion
7 5 (3.57%) Grunt
8 4 (2.86%) FinalBuilder
8 4 (2.86%) SpecFlow
8 4 (2.86%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (2.86%) Log4Net
8 4 (2.86%) NUnit
8 4 (2.86%) NSubstitute
9 3 (2.14%) Axure RP
9 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.43%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.71%) Maven
11 1 (0.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 21 (15.00%) Banking
2 7 (5.00%) Finance
2 7 (5.00%) Marketing
3 5 (3.57%) Games
3 5 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.14%) Retail
5 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (79.29%) Developer
2 37 (26.43%) Web Developer
3 25 (17.86%) Senior Developer
4 24 (17.14%) .NET Developer
5 17 (12.14%) Front-End Developer
6 16 (11.43%) C# Developer
7 13 (9.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (7.86%) Software Developer
10 10 (7.14%) Software Engineer
10 10 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
11 9 (6.43%) Development Manager
11 9 (6.43%) C++ Developer
11 9 (6.43%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (6.43%) Senior C++ Developer
12 8 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
12 8 (5.71%) UI Developer
12 8 (5.71%) UI Programmer
12 8 (5.71%) Front-End Web Developer
13 7 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (76.43%) .NET
2 93 (66.43%) ASP.NET
3 89 (63.57%) CSS
3 89 (63.57%) HTML
4 80 (57.14%) jQuery
5 55 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (28.57%) AngularJS
7 31 (22.14%) CSS3
8 27 (19.29%) XML
9 25 (17.86%) Web Services
9 25 (17.86%) .NET Framework
10 21 (15.00%) HTML5
10 21 (15.00%) Entity Framework
11 18 (12.86%) WCF
11 18 (12.86%) XSLT
12 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (8.57%) Ajax
14 11 (7.86%) JSON
15 9 (6.43%) Backbone.js
16 8 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.86%) User Experience
2 14 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.29%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.57%) Xbox
6 3 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.57%) Windows
2 17 (12.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.14%) Windows 2000
3 3 (2.14%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.14%) Windows Vista
4 2 (1.43%) Linux
4 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (45.71%) MVC
3 27 (19.29%) Scrum
4 26 (18.57%) SDLC
5 24 (17.14%) Software Engineering
6 22 (15.71%) TDD
7 16 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 16 (11.43%) Kanban
8 12 (8.57%) Web Development
9 11 (7.86%) BDD
10 9 (6.43%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (6.43%) DevOps
10 9 (6.43%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.00%) Extreme Programming
12 6 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (3.57%) Email Marketing
13 5 (3.57%) OO
13 5 (3.57%) Analytics
14 4 (2.86%) Software Delivery
14 4 (2.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 104 (74.29%) C#
2 53 (37.86%) SQL
3 27 (19.29%) T-SQL
4 16 (11.43%) VB.NET
4 16 (11.43%) Java
5 11 (7.86%) VB
6 9 (6.43%) C++
7 7 (5.00%) C
8 4 (2.86%) Ruby
8 4 (2.86%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (10.71%) Degree
2 11 (7.86%) ISEB
3 10 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) QA
2 4 (2.86%) WCAG
3 1 (0.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.86%) logstash
Vendors
1 34 (24.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.14%) Nintex
3 7 (5.00%) Adobe
4 3 (2.14%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.14%) Lumesse
5 2 (1.43%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.71%) Akamai
6 1 (0.71%) Perforce
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