The table below looks at the statistics for jQuery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited jQuery over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 17 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing jQuery 4 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.54% 2.06% 8.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 16.00% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 21
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £36,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £44,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
jQuery
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
20 25 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.70% 12.89% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 50
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

jQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing jQuery across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

jQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

jQuery
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

jQuery Salary Trend in the Midlands

jQuery
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing jQuery across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

jQuery Salary Histogram in the Midlands

jQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing jQuery 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 jQuery.

1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) CMS
4 4 (50.00%) WordPress
5 3 (37.50%) Advertising
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) Progressive Enhancement
5 3 (37.50%) Sass
5 3 (37.50%) Graceful Degradation
5 3 (37.50%) OOCSS
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Underscore.js
6 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) OOP
6 2 (25.00%) Marketing
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development
7 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Photography

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing jQuery 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 jQuery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) CMS
1 4 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) InDesign
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (37.50%) Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Sass
3 3 (37.50%) OOCSS
4 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (25.00%) Underscore.js
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Flash
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Smarty
5 1 (12.50%) Yii
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) Photography
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Progressive Enhancement
2 3 (37.50%) Graceful Degradation
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe