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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 786 1225 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 13.80% 17.73% 17.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.34% 35.13% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 699 1103 1021
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
2875 3487 3926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.47% 50.46% 59.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2459 3086 3430
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -2 472 £40,000 +14.28% 179
Cheshire +2 187 £37,500 -6.25% 65
Merseyside -9 67 £35,000 -5.40% 29
Lancashire -7 41 £37,500 +25.00% 24
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1379 (77.56%) HTML
2 1277 (71.82%) CSS
3 886 (49.83%) jQuery
4 768 (43.19%) .NET
5 744 (41.84%) C#
6 701 (39.43%) Agile Software Development
7 674 (37.91%) MVC
8 595 (33.46%) ASP.NET
9 560 (31.50%) SQL
10 492 (27.67%) HTML5
11 476 (26.77%) SQL Server
12 459 (25.82%) PHP
13 425 (23.90%) Java
14 395 (22.22%) AngularJS
15 343 (19.29%) OO
16 342 (19.24%) MySQL
16 342 (19.24%) CSS3
17 324 (18.22%) XML
18 312 (17.55%) Web Services
19 299 (16.82%) Git (software)
20 297 (16.70%) TDD
21 289 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
22 280 (15.75%) Web Development
23 262 (14.74%) Ajax
24 245 (13.78%) Scrum
25 236 (13.27%) Front End Development
26 226 (12.71%) Microsoft
27 225 (12.65%) .NET Framework
27 225 (12.65%) Degree
28 222 (12.49%) OOP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 200 (11.25%) Node.js
2 159 (8.94%) WordPress
3 143 (8.04%) CMS
4 71 (3.99%) Apache
5 68 (3.82%) Tomcat
6 66 (3.71%) SharePoint
7 62 (3.49%) Drupal
8 53 (2.98%) IIS
9 46 (2.59%) Umbraco
10 34 (1.91%) JBoss
11 23 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
12 21 (1.18%) OpenStack
13 20 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
14 17 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
15 14 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
16 13 (0.73%) Confluence
16 13 (0.73%) nginx
17 12 (0.67%) Kentico
18 11 (0.62%) Oracle Service Bus
18 11 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 86 (4.84%) Photoshop
2 64 (3.60%) MS Excel
3 26 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (0.62%) OmniGraffle
6 7 (0.39%) MS Office
7 5 (0.28%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.17%) InDesign
9 3 (0.17%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.11%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 71 (3.99%) Magento
2 26 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.56%) Visualfiles
4 8 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.22%) Tridion
6 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.11%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.056%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 68 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (1.46%) GitHub
4 19 (1.07%) SaaS
5 16 (0.90%) Google Analytics
6 15 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.56%) PaaS
8 8 (0.45%) Office 365
9 5 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 4 (0.22%) AdWords
10 4 (0.22%) Trello
11 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.11%) IaaS
11 2 (0.11%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.056%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 79 (4.44%) Internet
2 41 (2.31%) HTTP
3 25 (1.41%) Intranet
4 22 (1.24%) SSH
5 15 (0.84%) HTTPS
5 15 (0.84%) PuTTY
6 8 (0.45%) SPDY
7 6 (0.34%) LAN
8 4 (0.22%) WAN
9 2 (0.11%) LDAP
9 2 (0.11%) SSL
9 2 (0.11%) VXLAN
9 2 (0.11%) Wireless
10 1 (0.056%) 3G
10 1 (0.056%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 476 (26.77%) SQL Server
2 342 (19.24%) MySQL
3 144 (8.10%) Relational Database
4 89 (5.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 80 (4.50%) MongoDB
6 71 (3.99%) NoSQL
7 42 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 33 (1.86%) Oracle Database
8 33 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (1.86%) RDBMS
8 33 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
11 16 (0.90%) Big Data
12 15 (0.84%) Redis
13 14 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
15 11 (0.62%) Oracle ODI
16 10 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
17 8 (0.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 299 (16.82%) Git (software)
2 189 (10.63%) Visual Studio
3 127 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 94 (5.29%) Subversion
5 79 (4.44%) Selenium
6 70 (3.94%) Grunt
7 68 (3.82%) Jenkins
8 66 (3.71%) Maven
9 61 (3.43%) JIRA
10 48 (2.70%) JUnit
11 47 (2.64%) NUnit
12 40 (2.25%) Eclipse
13 39 (2.19%) MSTest
14 37 (2.08%) Jasmine
15 31 (1.74%) Ant
16 24 (1.35%) gulp
16 24 (1.35%) Mercurial
17 23 (1.29%) Cucumber
18 22 (1.24%) TeamCity
19 21 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
General
1 215 (12.09%) Finance
2 115 (6.47%) Marketing
3 54 (3.04%) Retail
4 27 (1.52%) Banking
5 22 (1.24%) Games
6 20 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 19 (1.07%) Legal
8 16 (0.90%) Publishing
9 12 (0.67%) Automotive
9 12 (0.67%) Back Office
10 11 (0.62%) Telecoms
11 10 (0.56%) Advertising
11 10 (0.56%) Electronics
12 7 (0.39%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.28%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.22%) Law
15 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.056%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1471 (82.73%) Developer
2 452 (25.42%) .NET Developer
3 391 (21.99%) C# Developer
4 308 (17.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 278 (15.64%) Web Developer
6 277 (15.58%) JavaScript Developer
7 265 (14.90%) PHP Developer
8 253 (14.23%) Senior Developer
9 249 (14.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 228 (12.82%) HTML Developer
11 198 (11.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 186 (10.46%) Java Developer
13 162 (9.11%) Software Developer
14 159 (8.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 127 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
16 112 (6.30%) SQL Developer
17 109 (6.13%) Senior .NET Developer
18 105 (5.91%) Lead Developer
19 102 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 100 (5.62%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1379 (77.56%) HTML
2 1277 (71.82%) CSS
3 886 (49.83%) jQuery
4 768 (43.19%) .NET
5 595 (33.46%) ASP.NET
6 492 (27.67%) HTML5
7 395 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 342 (19.24%) CSS3
9 324 (18.22%) XML
10 312 (17.55%) Web Services
11 289 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 262 (14.74%) Ajax
13 225 (12.65%) .NET Framework
14 199 (11.19%) Spring
15 183 (10.29%) JSON
16 169 (9.51%) WCF
17 165 (9.28%) Entity Framework
18 153 (8.61%) RESTful
19 145 (8.16%) LINQ
20 144 (8.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 185 (10.40%) User Experience
2 105 (5.91%) Computer Science
3 88 (4.95%) Mobile App
4 70 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (2.02%) Mathematics
6 36 (2.02%) N-Tier
7 25 (1.41%) Social Media
8 17 (0.96%) Fintech
8 17 (0.96%) Visualisation
8 17 (0.96%) W3C
9 12 (0.67%) Client/Server
10 11 (0.62%) Management Information System
11 9 (0.51%) AS400
11 9 (0.51%) iPad
11 9 (0.51%) Telematics
12 8 (0.45%) e-Learning
12 8 (0.45%) Online Games
12 8 (0.45%) Physics
12 8 (0.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 214 (12.04%) Linux
2 135 (7.59%) Windows
3 60 (3.37%) Android
4 56 (3.15%) Unix
5 47 (2.64%) Apple iOS
6 14 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (0.56%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.45%) Windows Server
9 7 (0.39%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.34%) AIX
11 4 (0.22%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.17%) webOS
12 3 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
13 2 (0.11%) Debian
13 2 (0.11%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.056%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 701 (39.43%) Agile Software Development
2 674 (37.91%) MVC
3 343 (19.29%) OO
4 297 (16.70%) TDD
5 280 (15.75%) Web Development
6 245 (13.78%) Scrum
7 236 (13.27%) Front End Development
8 222 (12.49%) OOP
9 202 (11.36%) E-Commerce
10 161 (9.06%) Software Engineering
11 138 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
12 136 (7.65%) Responsive Web Design
13 121 (6.81%) SDLC
14 101 (5.68%) Unit Testing
14 101 (5.68%) Web Design
15 94 (5.29%) SOA
16 83 (4.67%) BDD
17 69 (3.88%) SEO
18 68 (3.82%) DevOps
18 68 (3.82%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 744 (41.84%) C#
2 560 (31.50%) SQL
3 459 (25.82%) PHP
4 425 (23.90%) Java
5 164 (9.22%) T-SQL
6 104 (5.85%) Python
7 80 (4.50%) C++
8 79 (4.44%) VB.NET
9 60 (3.37%) PL/SQL
10 49 (2.76%) Ruby
11 40 (2.25%) C
12 28 (1.57%) PHP 5
13 26 (1.46%) TypeScript
14 25 (1.41%) Objective-C
15 23 (1.29%) Perl
16 16 (0.90%) Groovy
17 15 (0.84%) PowerShell
18 10 (0.56%) VB
19 9 (0.51%) Bash Shell
19 9 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 225 (12.65%) Degree
2 12 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.34%) MCP
4 5 (0.28%) ECDL
4 5 (0.28%) MCSE
4 5 (0.28%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.22%) DBS Check
5 4 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.11%) HND
6 2 (0.11%) ISEB
6 2 (0.11%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.056%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.056%) MCITP
7 1 (0.056%) MCPD
7 1 (0.056%) MCTS
7 1 (0.056%) PhD
7 1 (0.056%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.64%) QA
2 6 (0.34%) WAI
3 5 (0.28%) HL7
3 5 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.22%) SLA
5 2 (0.11%) WCAG
6 1 (0.056%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (1.12%) Docker
2 6 (0.34%) Varnish
3 1 (0.056%) Firmware
3 1 (0.056%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 30 (1.69%) Puppet
2 12 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.45%) SELinux
4 5 (0.28%) logstash
5 3 (0.17%) Perfmon
6 2 (0.11%) Hyperic
6 2 (0.11%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.11%) StatsD
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.056%) Piwik
Vendors
1 226 (12.71%) Microsoft
2 121 (6.81%) Oracle
3 56 (3.15%) Zend
4 51 (2.87%) Adobe
5 47 (2.64%) Google
6 43 (2.42%) Twitter
7 21 (1.18%) SAP
8 18 (1.01%) Sitecore
9 17 (0.96%) Atlassian
10 16 (0.90%) EPiServer
11 15 (0.84%) Facebook
11 15 (0.84%) IBM
12 14 (0.79%) Perforce
13 10 (0.56%) Xamarin
14 8 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.45%) Sencha
15 7 (0.39%) Apple
16 5 (0.28%) SaltStack
16 5 (0.28%) Telerik
17 4 (0.22%) Red Hat
Altrincham, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 38k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flextime + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £35k DOE + Extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits + perks
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago