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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jQuery
Rank 18 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing jQuery 3 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.50% 5.91% 11.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 35.71% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 8
Average salary - £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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
30 42 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 25.00% 16.54% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 37
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 6 (54.55%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) CMS
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 3 (27.27%) Online Marketing
6 3 (27.27%) WF
6 3 (27.27%) WordPress
6 3 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (27.27%) Sass
6 3 (27.27%) Graceful Degradation
6 3 (27.27%) OOCSS
6 3 (27.27%) OO PHP
6 3 (27.27%) BBC
6 3 (27.27%) Subversion
6 3 (27.27%) Marketing
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
6 3 (27.27%) NHS
6 3 (27.27%) J2EE
6 3 (27.27%) MySQL
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) JSP
6 3 (27.27%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Ant

jQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (45.45%) CMS
2 3 (27.27%) WordPress
3 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) Ant
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Junior
2 3 (27.27%) Junior Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) JSP
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) WF
3 3 (27.27%) Sass
3 3 (27.27%) OOCSS
4 2 (18.18%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) JSTL
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) XSLT
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Servlets
5 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) NHS
1 3 (27.27%) BBC
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Online Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (27.27%) Graceful Degradation
3 3 (27.27%) OO PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 1 (9.09%) XPath
5 1 (9.09%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Alterian
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft