The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 83 127 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.70% 19.13% 16.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.68% 30.60% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 55 111 79
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
JavaScript
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
262 415 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 52.72% 62.50% 60.52%
Number of salaries quoted 215 379 264
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Merseyside

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Merseyside

JavaScript
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -5 68 £35,000 - 20
Prescot 0 4 £27,250 -22.14%
St Helens - 3 £30,000 - 2
Birkenhead +3 1 £40,000 +28.00% 3
JavaScript
North West

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

1 137 (77.40%) HTML
2 116 (65.54%) CSS
3 84 (47.46%) .NET
4 73 (41.24%) ASP.NET
5 72 (40.68%) MVC
6 69 (38.98%) C#
7 65 (36.72%) SQL Server
8 64 (36.16%) SQL
9 62 (35.03%) PHP
10 52 (29.38%) OO
10 52 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (28.81%) MySQL
12 48 (27.12%) jQuery
13 40 (22.60%) HTML5
14 37 (20.90%) TDD
15 35 (19.77%) Microsoft
16 33 (18.64%) .NET Framework
17 32 (18.08%) OO PHP
18 30 (16.95%) Unit Testing
19 29 (16.38%) Ajax
19 29 (16.38%) IIS
20 27 (15.25%) AngularJS
21 26 (14.69%) Finance
22 25 (14.12%) Linux
22 25 (14.12%) OOP
22 25 (14.12%) Zend
22 25 (14.12%) SQL Server 2008
22 25 (14.12%) CSS3
23 24 (13.56%) Web Development
23 24 (13.56%) E-Commerce

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 29 (16.38%) IIS
2 21 (11.86%) SharePoint
3 16 (9.04%) Apache
3 16 (9.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (6.78%) Umbraco
5 11 (6.21%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (6.21%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (4.52%) CMS
7 4 (2.26%) Node.js
8 3 (1.69%) Drupal
9 2 (1.13%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.56%) WordPress
10 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.39%) MS Office
3 4 (2.26%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (9.04%) Magento
2 11 (6.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.13%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.39%) Internet
2 2 (1.13%) FTP
2 2 (1.13%) Intranet
3 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.56%) SSL
3 1 (0.56%) Telnet
3 1 (0.56%) Firewall
3 1 (0.56%) SSH
3 1 (0.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (36.72%) SQL Server
2 51 (28.81%) MySQL
3 25 (14.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.65%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.56%) MS Access
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.73%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.08%) Firebug
3 9 (5.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (3.95%) PHPUnit
4 7 (3.95%) Subversion
5 4 (2.26%) JIRA
5 4 (2.26%) NUnit
5 4 (2.26%) Moq
6 3 (1.69%) Grunt
7 2 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.56%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.56%) JMeter
8 1 (0.56%) Facilita Forecast
8 1 (0.56%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.56%) WinDbg
General
1 26 (14.69%) Finance
2 14 (7.91%) Retail
3 8 (4.52%) Law
4 5 (2.82%) Marketing
5 4 (2.26%) Electronics
6 3 (1.69%) Back Office
7 2 (1.13%) Games
8 1 (0.56%) Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 142 (80.23%) Developer
2 46 (25.99%) PHP Developer
3 33 (18.64%) Web Developer
4 24 (13.56%) .NET Developer
5 15 (8.47%) Software Developer
5 15 (8.47%) SharePoint Developer
6 11 (6.21%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (5.08%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.08%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 9 (5.08%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (4.52%) C# Developer
8 8 (4.52%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (3.95%) Analyst
9 7 (3.95%) .NET Web Developer
9 7 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (3.39%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 6 (3.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (3.39%) Web Applications Developer
10 6 (3.39%) Applications Developer
10 6 (3.39%) Principle Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (77.40%) HTML
2 116 (65.54%) CSS
3 84 (47.46%) .NET
4 73 (41.24%) ASP.NET
5 48 (27.12%) jQuery
6 40 (22.60%) HTML5
7 33 (18.64%) .NET Framework
8 29 (16.38%) Ajax
9 27 (15.25%) AngularJS
10 25 (14.12%) CSS3
11 23 (12.99%) Symfony
12 21 (11.86%) Web Services
13 20 (11.30%) SOAP
13 20 (11.30%) Yii
13 20 (11.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (10.73%) ASP.NET Web API
14 19 (10.73%) WCF
15 16 (9.04%) REST
16 13 (7.34%) Backbone.js
17 9 (5.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.08%) User Experience
4 6 (3.39%) Open Source
4 6 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.26%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.26%) IVR
6 4 (2.26%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.26%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.26%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.13%) EPoS
7 2 (1.13%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.56%) Social Media
8 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.56%) Online Games
8 1 (0.56%) W3C
8 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.12%) Linux
2 20 (11.30%) Windows
3 5 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (2.82%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.13%) UNIX
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (40.68%) MVC
2 52 (29.38%) OO
2 52 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (20.90%) TDD
4 32 (18.08%) OO PHP
5 30 (16.95%) Unit Testing
6 25 (14.12%) OOP
7 24 (13.56%) E-Commerce
7 24 (13.56%) Web Development
8 16 (9.04%) Software Engineering
9 13 (7.34%) CRM
10 11 (6.21%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (5.65%) OOD
11 10 (5.65%) Workflow
12 9 (5.08%) Web Design
12 9 (5.08%) Document Management
12 9 (5.08%) Line Management
12 9 (5.08%) Software Delivery
13 8 (4.52%) CRUD
13 8 (4.52%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 69 (38.98%) C#
2 64 (36.16%) SQL
3 62 (35.03%) PHP
4 13 (7.34%) T-SQL
4 13 (7.34%) Java
5 9 (5.08%) F#
5 9 (5.08%) Ruby
6 7 (3.95%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.26%) PHP5
7 4 (2.26%) C++
8 3 (1.69%) C
9 2 (1.13%) Python
10 1 (0.56%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.56%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.56%) VC++
10 1 (0.56%) VBScript
10 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.78%) MCP
3 11 (6.21%) MCAD
3 11 (6.21%) MCSD
3 11 (6.21%) MCTS
4 4 (2.26%) Degree
5 2 (1.13%) ISEB
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.56%) MCSE
6 1 (0.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (19.77%) Microsoft
2 25 (14.12%) Zend
3 5 (2.82%) Adobe
4 4 (2.26%) Oracle
4 4 (2.26%) Google
5 3 (1.69%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.13%) Twitter
6 2 (1.13%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.56%) PayPal
7 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.56%) Unisys
7 1 (0.56%) IBM
7 1 (0.56%) HP
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.56%) Alias
7 1 (0.56%) RedDot
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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