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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 17 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 3 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.65% 3.98% 8.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.64% 10.10% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 18
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
22 99 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.47% 39.44% 35.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 73 45
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 30 September 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) CMS
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) WordPress
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) ExpressionEngine
2 6 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (37.50%) OO PHP
3 3 (37.50%) Magento
3 3 (37.50%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) DOM
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) CMS
1 6 (75.00%) WordPress
1 6 (75.00%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) WordPress Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Magento Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) DOM
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) OO PHP
2 3 (37.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Google
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