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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 12 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 8 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.45% 4.44% 2.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.51% 12.00% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 5
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
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
39 100 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 31.45% 37.04% 33.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 70 28
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 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 25 (96.15%) CSS
2 18 (69.23%) HTML
3 17 (65.38%) jQuery
4 14 (53.85%) PHP
5 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
6 11 (42.31%) OO
6 11 (42.31%) OO PHP
7 9 (34.62%) Java
8 8 (30.77%) J2EE
8 8 (30.77%) MySQL
8 8 (30.77%) JSP
8 8 (30.77%) Linux
8 8 (30.77%) Eclipse
8 8 (30.77%) NHS
8 8 (30.77%) WF
8 8 (30.77%) MVC
8 8 (30.77%) CMS
8 8 (30.77%) BBC
8 8 (30.77%) Subversion
8 8 (30.77%) Marketing
8 8 (30.77%) Online Marketing
9 7 (26.92%) Spring
9 7 (26.92%) XML
10 6 (23.08%) Servlets
10 6 (23.08%) XSLT
10 6 (23.08%) WordPress
10 6 (23.08%) XPath
10 6 (23.08%) Degree
10 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
10 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (30.77%) CMS
2 6 (23.08%) WordPress
2 6 (23.08%) ExpressionEngine
3 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 8 (30.77%) Eclipse
2 8 (30.77%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Ant
3 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (30.77%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Junior
2 8 (30.77%) Junior Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Technical Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) WordPress Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Magento Developer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) CSS
2 18 (69.23%) HTML
3 17 (65.38%) jQuery
4 8 (30.77%) WF
4 8 (30.77%) J2EE
4 8 (30.77%) JSP
5 7 (26.92%) XML
5 7 (26.92%) Spring
6 6 (23.08%) XSLT
6 6 (23.08%) Servlets
6 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
7 5 (19.23%) .NET
8 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
9 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.69%) JSTL
9 2 (7.69%) WCF
9 2 (7.69%) LINQ
9 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (7.69%) REST
10 1 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) NHS
1 8 (30.77%) BBC
2 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) OO
1 11 (42.31%) OO PHP
2 8 (30.77%) MVC
2 8 (30.77%) Online Marketing
3 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Logistics
6 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) PHP
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) XPath
4 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Alterian
3 1 (3.85%) Google