The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1092 1296 1276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.24% 17.66% 18.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.08% 32.34% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1081 1156
Average salary £37,500 £35,309 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.20% +6.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3404 4008 4015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.62% 54.61% 58.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2920 3335 3576
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

JavaScript
Salary Trend in the North West

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in the North West

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in the North West

JavaScript
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 637 £37,500 - 167
Cheshire +1 284 £40,000 +14.28% 105
Lancashire -2 83 £35,788 -4.56% 42
Merseyside +1 77 £35,000 - 27
Cumbria -4 6 £42,500 +39.34% 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 1706 (79.61%) HTML
2 1545 (72.10%) CSS
3 955 (44.56%) jQuery
4 933 (43.54%) .NET
5 921 (42.98%) Agile Software Development
6 877 (40.92%) C#
7 776 (36.21%) MVC
8 721 (33.64%) ASP.NET
9 669 (31.22%) SQL
10 589 (27.48%) HTML5
11 551 (25.71%) SQL Server
12 544 (25.38%) PHP
13 463 (21.61%) AngularJS
14 441 (20.58%) Java
15 424 (19.79%) Web Services
16 401 (18.71%) MySQL
17 387 (18.06%) OO
18 376 (17.55%) TDD
19 363 (16.94%) CSS3
20 341 (15.91%) XML
21 316 (14.75%) Microsoft
22 308 (14.37%) Scrum
23 300 (14.00%) Web Development
24 286 (13.35%) ASP.NET MVC
25 284 (13.25%) E-Commerce
26 279 (13.02%) Ajax
27 278 (12.97%) Degree
28 273 (12.74%) Finance
29 272 (12.69%) User Experience
30 264 (12.32%) WCF

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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
1 172 (8.03%) CMS
2 142 (6.63%) WordPress
3 122 (5.69%) Node.js
4 84 (3.92%) Apache
5 83 (3.87%) SharePoint
6 78 (3.64%) IIS
7 77 (3.59%) Umbraco
8 64 (2.99%) Drupal
9 56 (2.61%) Tomcat
10 34 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
11 27 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
12 25 (1.17%) JBoss
13 21 (0.98%) WebSphere
13 21 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
14 15 (0.70%) Kentico
15 13 (0.61%) Joomla!
16 12 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
17 10 (0.47%) nginx
17 10 (0.47%) Sitefinity
18 9 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 116 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 107 (4.99%) Photoshop
3 51 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 45 (2.10%) MS Office
5 33 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 21 (0.98%) OmniGraffle
7 13 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (0.47%) Fireworks
9 6 (0.28%) AutoCAD
9 6 (0.28%) MS Project
10 4 (0.19%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.14%) InDesign
11 3 (0.14%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.14%) Mingle
12 1 (0.047%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 122 (5.69%) Magento
2 45 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (0.56%) Tridion
5 4 (0.19%) Sage CRM
6 3 (0.14%) Shopify
6 3 (0.14%) Line 500
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.093%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.047%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.047%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.047%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 48 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.45%) Google Analytics
4 25 (1.17%) SaaS
5 19 (0.89%) GitHub
6 10 (0.47%) Office 365
6 10 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.23%) Trello
8 2 (0.093%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.093%) IaaS
9 1 (0.047%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 103 (4.81%) Internet
2 66 (3.08%) HTTP
3 35 (1.63%) Intranet
4 29 (1.35%) HTTPS
5 20 (0.93%) Wireless
6 17 (0.79%) SSL
7 12 (0.56%) FTP
8 6 (0.28%) VPN
8 6 (0.28%) LAN
8 6 (0.28%) SSH
9 4 (0.19%) PuTTY
10 3 (0.14%) Asterisk PBX
10 3 (0.14%) WAN
11 2 (0.093%) SMS
11 2 (0.093%) SNMP
11 2 (0.093%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.093%) Telnet
12 1 (0.047%) Firewall
12 1 (0.047%) VoIP
12 1 (0.047%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 551 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 401 (18.71%) MySQL
3 106 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 81 (3.78%) Relational Database
5 75 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
6 60 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 58 (2.71%) NoSQL
7 58 (2.71%) MongoDB
8 42 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 37 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 25 (1.17%) Big Data
10 25 (1.17%) Oracle Database
11 24 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
13 15 (0.70%) RDBMS
14 14 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.37%) JasperReports
17 7 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
17 7 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 249 (11.62%) Git (software)
2 146 (6.81%) Visual Studio
3 122 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 100 (4.67%) Subversion
5 68 (3.17%) Grunt
6 64 (2.99%) Jenkins
6 64 (2.99%) Selenium
7 53 (2.47%) NUnit
8 52 (2.43%) Maven
9 49 (2.29%) Eclipse
10 46 (2.15%) Jasmine
11 44 (2.05%) JIRA
12 43 (2.01%) JUnit
13 40 (1.87%) Ant
14 28 (1.31%) Axure RP
15 25 (1.17%) Cucumber
15 25 (1.17%) Bower
15 25 (1.17%) gulp
16 22 (1.03%) MSTest
16 22 (1.03%) Mercurial
General
1 273 (12.74%) Finance
2 127 (5.93%) Marketing
3 89 (4.15%) Retail
4 40 (1.87%) Banking
5 33 (1.54%) Games
6 26 (1.21%) Telecoms
7 23 (1.07%) Back Office
8 20 (0.93%) Legal
9 19 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 17 (0.79%) Manufacturing
11 16 (0.75%) Automotive
12 15 (0.70%) Advertising
13 9 (0.42%) Multimedia
14 7 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
14 7 (0.33%) Electronics
15 4 (0.19%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.19%) Billing
16 3 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.14%) Publishing
16 3 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 1790 (83.53%) Developer
2 416 (19.41%) .NET Developer
3 358 (16.71%) Web Developer
4 268 (12.51%) Front-End Developer
5 263 (12.27%) C# Developer
6 259 (12.09%) PHP Developer
7 251 (11.71%) Senior Developer
8 187 (8.73%) C# .NET Developer
9 175 (8.17%) Java Developer
10 144 (6.72%) Software Developer
11 143 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
12 130 (6.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 112 (5.23%) Junior
14 108 (5.04%) Junior Developer
15 92 (4.29%) Designer
16 81 (3.78%) Lead Developer
17 79 (3.69%) Senior .NET Developer
18 73 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
19 63 (2.94%) Software Engineer
20 61 (2.85%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1706 (79.61%) HTML
2 1545 (72.10%) CSS
3 955 (44.56%) jQuery
4 933 (43.54%) .NET
5 721 (33.64%) ASP.NET
6 589 (27.48%) HTML5
7 463 (21.61%) AngularJS
8 424 (19.79%) Web Services
9 363 (16.94%) CSS3
10 341 (15.91%) XML
11 286 (13.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 279 (13.02%) Ajax
13 264 (12.32%) WCF
14 254 (11.85%) .NET Framework
15 173 (8.07%) Spring
16 152 (7.09%) REST
16 152 (7.09%) Backbone.js
17 145 (6.77%) RESTful
18 143 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
19 142 (6.63%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 272 (12.69%) User Experience
2 179 (8.35%) Mobile App
3 123 (5.74%) Computer Science
4 86 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (2.05%) W3C
6 40 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (1.49%) Mathematics
8 27 (1.26%) Social Media
9 25 (1.17%) Visualisation
10 23 (1.07%) Client/Server
11 19 (0.89%) Management Information System
12 15 (0.70%) N-Tier
13 14 (0.65%) Smartphone
13 14 (0.65%) Blog
14 13 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
14 13 (0.61%) BBC
15 12 (0.56%) NHS
16 11 (0.51%) Tandem
16 11 (0.51%) Data Centre
17 10 (0.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 213 (9.94%) Linux
2 149 (6.95%) Windows
3 78 (3.64%) Android
4 61 (2.85%) Apple iOS
5 21 (0.98%) UNIX
6 14 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (0.51%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (0.33%) CentOS
10 6 (0.28%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.28%) AIX
10 6 (0.28%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.14%) openSUSE
12 3 (0.14%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.093%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.047%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.047%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 921 (42.98%) Agile Software Development
2 776 (36.21%) MVC
3 387 (18.06%) OO
4 376 (17.55%) TDD
5 308 (14.37%) Scrum
6 300 (14.00%) Web Development
7 284 (13.25%) E-Commerce
8 233 (10.87%) Software Engineering
9 209 (9.75%) OOP
10 194 (9.05%) SDLC
11 167 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
12 159 (7.42%) Unit Testing
13 137 (6.39%) Web Design
14 134 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
15 124 (5.79%) Mentoring
16 118 (5.51%) BDD
17 80 (3.73%) Mobile Development
18 77 (3.59%) Web Application Development
19 72 (3.36%) Open Source
20 71 (3.31%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 877 (40.92%) C#
2 669 (31.22%) SQL
3 544 (25.38%) PHP
4 441 (20.58%) Java
5 136 (6.35%) T-SQL
6 104 (4.85%) VB.NET
7 71 (3.31%) Python
8 61 (2.85%) Ruby
9 54 (2.52%) C++
10 46 (2.15%) Perl
10 46 (2.15%) VB
11 36 (1.68%) PL/SQL
12 32 (1.49%) C
13 26 (1.21%) PHP5
14 25 (1.17%) Objective-C
15 22 (1.03%) Bash Shell
16 20 (0.93%) Scala
17 15 (0.70%) VBScript
18 13 (0.61%) R
19 11 (0.51%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 278 (12.97%) Degree
2 34 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (0.47%) ISEB
4 7 (0.33%) ISTQB
4 7 (0.33%) MCP
5 3 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.14%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.14%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.093%) MCSD
7 1 (0.047%) HND
7 1 (0.047%) MCSE
7 1 (0.047%) PhD
7 1 (0.047%) MCAD
7 1 (0.047%) MCTS
7 1 (0.047%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (3.17%) QA
2 12 (0.56%) HL7
3 4 (0.19%) DICOM
3 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.093%) WAI
4 2 (0.093%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.047%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.047%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (0.23%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (0.23%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.19%) Docker
3 1 (0.047%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 9 (0.42%) Puppet
2 7 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.14%) logstash
5 2 (0.093%) Plesk
5 2 (0.093%) StatsD
6 1 (0.047%) Salt
6 1 (0.047%) Graphite
6 1 (0.047%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.047%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.047%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 316 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 152 (7.09%) Oracle
3 101 (4.71%) Zend
4 79 (3.69%) Adobe
5 78 (3.64%) Google
6 43 (2.01%) Sitecore
7 30 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (0.89%) Perforce
9 15 (0.70%) Apple
9 15 (0.70%) Twitter
10 14 (0.65%) Facebook
11 12 (0.56%) SAP
12 11 (0.51%) EPiServer
13 10 (0.47%) Xamarin
13 10 (0.47%) VMware
14 8 (0.37%) hybris
15 7 (0.33%) Red Hat
15 7 (0.33%) Sony
16 6 (0.28%) Telerik
16 6 (0.28%) Yahoo!
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
TEKsystems
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Crewe, Cheshire
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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The MRJ Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonuses
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Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
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