The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 10 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 8 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.08% 10.33% 3.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 27.14% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
JavaScript
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 70 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 28.28% 38.04% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23 61 19
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

JavaScript
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in the Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 22 (81.48%) HTML
1 22 (81.48%) CSS
2 18 (66.67%) jQuery
3 16 (59.26%) Social Media
3 16 (59.26%) Analytics
3 16 (59.26%) E-Commerce
3 16 (59.26%) SEO
4 14 (51.85%) PHP
5 13 (48.15%) Web Development
6 11 (40.74%) Degree
6 11 (40.74%) Photography
6 11 (40.74%) Content Management
6 11 (40.74%) Statistics
6 11 (40.74%) Marketing
6 11 (40.74%) Umbraco
6 11 (40.74%) WordPress
6 11 (40.74%) Magento
6 11 (40.74%) User Experience
6 11 (40.74%) Photoshop
6 11 (40.74%) Flash
6 11 (40.74%) Workflow
6 11 (40.74%) Advertising
6 11 (40.74%) CMS
6 11 (40.74%) InDesign
6 11 (40.74%) Web Design
6 11 (40.74%) Dreamweaver
6 11 (40.74%) Adobe
7 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (22.22%) CRM

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 11 (40.74%) CMS
1 11 (40.74%) Umbraco
1 11 (40.74%) WordPress
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Photoshop
1 11 (40.74%) InDesign
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Magento
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.41%) JBehave
3 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) JDeveloper
3 2 (7.41%) Log4j
3 2 (7.41%) JUnit
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 11 (40.74%) Advertising
1 11 (40.74%) Marketing
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
3 2 (7.41%) Lead PHP Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
3 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
3 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (3.70%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) HTML
1 22 (81.48%) CSS
2 18 (66.67%) jQuery
3 11 (40.74%) Flash
4 6 (22.22%) .NET
5 5 (18.52%) XML
6 4 (14.81%) Web Services
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.81%) CSS3
7 3 (11.11%) JSON
8 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.41%) JPA
8 2 (7.41%) HTML5
8 2 (7.41%) REST
8 2 (7.41%) EJB
8 2 (7.41%) J2EE
8 2 (7.41%) JDBC
8 2 (7.41%) JSP
8 2 (7.41%) Servlets
8 2 (7.41%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Social Media
2 11 (40.74%) Statistics
2 11 (40.74%) User Experience
2 11 (40.74%) Photography
3 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 2 (7.41%) Graphic Design
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) E-Commerce
1 16 (59.26%) SEO
1 16 (59.26%) Analytics
2 13 (48.15%) Web Development
3 11 (40.74%) Web Design
3 11 (40.74%) Content Management
3 11 (40.74%) Workflow
4 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) CRM
6 5 (18.52%) MVC
6 5 (18.52%) Project Management
6 5 (18.52%) Pay per click
7 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
7 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.81%) TDD
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.11%) UML
9 2 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) PHP
2 5 (18.52%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.41%) C
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Adobe
2 5 (18.52%) Google
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Coverity
4 2 (7.41%) Guidewire