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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 20 7 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 9 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.92% 11.46% 2.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 31.03% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 6
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -
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
54 58 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 41.54% 36.94% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 45 53 21
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in the Midlands

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 24 (85.71%) CSS
2 23 (82.14%) HTML
3 20 (71.43%) jQuery
4 15 (53.57%) Web Development
4 15 (53.57%) Social Media
4 15 (53.57%) Analytics
4 15 (53.57%) E-Commerce
4 15 (53.57%) SEO
5 14 (50.00%) PHP
6 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (39.29%) Flash
8 10 (35.71%) Dreamweaver
8 10 (35.71%) Adobe
8 10 (35.71%) Workflow
8 10 (35.71%) InDesign
8 10 (35.71%) Web Design
8 10 (35.71%) Advertising
8 10 (35.71%) CMS
8 10 (35.71%) Photoshop
8 10 (35.71%) Content Management
8 10 (35.71%) Degree
8 10 (35.71%) Statistics
8 10 (35.71%) Marketing
8 10 (35.71%) Photography
8 10 (35.71%) Umbraco
8 10 (35.71%) WordPress
8 10 (35.71%) Magento
8 10 (35.71%) User Experience
8 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (28.57%) .NET

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 10 (35.71%) CMS
1 10 (35.71%) Umbraco
1 10 (35.71%) WordPress
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Photoshop
1 10 (35.71%) InDesign
2 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Magento
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.14%) JUnit
4 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 2 (7.14%) JBehave
4 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.14%) JDeveloper
4 2 (7.14%) Log4j
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) Liquibase
General
1 10 (35.71%) Advertising
1 10 (35.71%) Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Lead PHP Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) CSS
2 23 (82.14%) HTML
3 20 (71.43%) jQuery
4 11 (39.29%) Flash
5 8 (28.57%) XML
5 8 (28.57%) .NET
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (25.00%) CSS3
6 7 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.14%) JPA
8 2 (7.14%) HTML5
8 2 (7.14%) REST
8 2 (7.14%) EJB
8 2 (7.14%) J2EE
8 2 (7.14%) JDBC
8 2 (7.14%) JSP
8 2 (7.14%) Servlets
8 2 (7.14%) Struts
8 2 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Social Media
2 10 (35.71%) Statistics
2 10 (35.71%) User Experience
2 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (35.71%) Photography
3 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
4 5 (17.86%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) E-Commerce
1 15 (53.57%) SEO
1 15 (53.57%) Web Development
1 15 (53.57%) Analytics
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Workflow
3 10 (35.71%) Content Management
3 10 (35.71%) Web Design
4 8 (28.57%) MVC
5 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (21.43%) CRM
7 5 (17.86%) Project Management
7 5 (17.86%) Pay per click
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.29%) TDD
9 3 (10.71%) Scrum
10 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) PHP
2 7 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) C
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Adobe
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Google
4 2 (7.14%) Coverity
4 2 (7.14%) Guidewire
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle