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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1113 1197 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.43% 17.33% 19.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.22% 30.98% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 906 1057 1285
Average salary £35,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
3350 3864 4346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.47% 55.95% 60.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2825 3300 3811
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +3 679 £35,000 +1.44% 161
Cheshire +1 257 £37,500 +7.14% 87
Lancashire +3 84 £35,700 +13.33% 51
Merseyside -3 80 £35,000 - 32
Cumbria -11 5 £21,500 -33.84% 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 1928 (82.25%) HTML
2 1776 (75.77%) CSS
3 1095 (46.72%) .NET
4 1093 (46.63%) jQuery
5 998 (42.58%) C#
6 869 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
7 852 (36.35%) ASP.NET
8 841 (35.88%) MVC
9 787 (33.58%) SQL
10 703 (29.99%) SQL Server
11 681 (29.05%) PHP
12 678 (28.92%) HTML5
13 521 (22.23%) MySQL
14 455 (19.41%) OO
15 422 (18.00%) CSS3
16 409 (17.45%) Web Services
17 377 (16.08%) XML
18 339 (14.46%) Java
18 339 (14.46%) AngularJS
19 338 (14.42%) Microsoft
20 335 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
21 332 (14.16%) Ajax
22 327 (13.95%) TDD
23 323 (13.78%) .NET Framework
24 306 (13.05%) Web Development
25 298 (12.71%) OOP
26 293 (12.50%) E-Commerce
27 290 (12.37%) Degree
28 270 (11.52%) Git (software)
29 262 (11.18%) Scrum

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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
1 198 (8.45%) CMS
2 156 (6.66%) WordPress
3 120 (5.12%) SharePoint
4 109 (4.65%) Node.js
5 107 (4.56%) IIS
6 76 (3.24%) Apache
7 75 (3.20%) Umbraco
8 54 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 46 (1.96%) Drupal
10 38 (1.62%) Tomcat
11 30 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
12 29 (1.24%) WebSphere
13 26 (1.11%) JBoss
14 23 (0.98%) Joomla!
15 18 (0.77%) WebLogic
15 18 (0.77%) Apache Solr
16 17 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
18 10 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
18 10 (0.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 165 (7.04%) Photoshop
2 118 (5.03%) MS Excel
3 46 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 33 (1.41%) OmniGraffle
5 27 (1.15%) Fireworks
5 27 (1.15%) MS Office
6 23 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.21%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.13%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.085%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.085%) Mingle
10 2 (0.085%) InDesign
11 1 (0.043%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.043%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 140 (5.97%) Magento
2 38 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.26%) Tridion
5 4 (0.17%) Shopify
6 3 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.085%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.043%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.043%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.043%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.043%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.043%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 88 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (0.98%) SaaS
4 22 (0.94%) Google Analytics
5 15 (0.64%) GitHub
6 12 (0.51%) Office 365
7 10 (0.43%) Silverpop
8 7 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.21%) MailChimp
10 3 (0.13%) Force.com
11 2 (0.085%) Trello
12 1 (0.043%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.043%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 103 (4.39%) Internet
2 62 (2.65%) HTTP
3 35 (1.49%) Intranet
4 12 (0.51%) Wireless
4 12 (0.51%) HTTPS
5 9 (0.38%) SSL
6 7 (0.30%) ATM
6 7 (0.30%) SSH
7 4 (0.17%) LAN
8 3 (0.13%) FTP
9 2 (0.085%) SMS
9 2 (0.085%) WAN
9 2 (0.085%) Firewall
10 1 (0.043%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.043%) VPN
10 1 (0.043%) Telnet
10 1 (0.043%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.043%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 703 (29.99%) SQL Server
2 521 (22.23%) MySQL
3 145 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 98 (4.18%) Relational Database
5 74 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 57 (2.43%) NoSQL
7 56 (2.39%) MongoDB
8 52 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
9 45 (1.92%) Oracle Database
10 44 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 41 (1.75%) RDBMS
12 40 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
13 31 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
14 23 (0.98%) Big Data
15 19 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
16 12 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 11 (0.47%) RavenDB
18 9 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
19 7 (0.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 270 (11.52%) Git (software)
2 173 (7.38%) Visual Studio
3 155 (6.61%) Subversion
4 107 (4.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 67 (2.86%) JIRA
6 52 (2.22%) NUnit
7 50 (2.13%) Grunt
8 45 (1.92%) Selenium
9 41 (1.75%) JUnit
10 34 (1.45%) Ant
11 33 (1.41%) Eclipse
12 32 (1.37%) Mercurial
13 30 (1.28%) Jenkins
14 28 (1.19%) Axure RP
14 28 (1.19%) Maven
15 24 (1.02%) Cucumber
16 23 (0.98%) Dreamweaver
17 22 (0.94%) SpecFlow
18 21 (0.90%) TeamCity
19 20 (0.85%) Moq
General
1 208 (8.87%) Finance
2 183 (7.81%) Marketing
3 96 (4.10%) Retail
4 26 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 24 (1.02%) Games
6 20 (0.85%) Back Office
7 19 (0.81%) Telecoms
8 18 (0.77%) Automotive
9 16 (0.68%) Billing
10 13 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.51%) Banking
12 11 (0.47%) Advertising
12 11 (0.47%) Publishing
13 10 (0.43%) Music Industry
13 10 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.43%) Law
14 6 (0.26%) Legal
14 6 (0.26%) Electronics
15 4 (0.17%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.043%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 1955 (83.40%) Developer
2 495 (21.12%) .NET Developer
3 369 (15.74%) PHP Developer
4 330 (14.08%) Web Developer
5 315 (13.44%) Senior Developer
6 294 (12.54%) Front-End Developer
7 276 (11.77%) C# Developer
8 216 (9.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 175 (7.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 172 (7.34%) ASP.NET Developer
11 136 (5.80%) Software Developer
12 121 (5.16%) Designer
13 114 (4.86%) Junior
14 111 (4.74%) Junior Developer
15 109 (4.65%) Java Developer
16 102 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
17 70 (2.99%) Senior C# Developer
18 63 (2.69%) Lead Developer
19 59 (2.52%) Software Engineer
20 52 (2.22%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1928 (82.25%) HTML
2 1776 (75.77%) CSS
3 1095 (46.72%) .NET
4 1093 (46.63%) jQuery
5 852 (36.35%) ASP.NET
6 678 (28.92%) HTML5
7 422 (18.00%) CSS3
8 409 (17.45%) Web Services
9 377 (16.08%) XML
10 339 (14.46%) AngularJS
11 335 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 332 (14.16%) Ajax
13 323 (13.78%) .NET Framework
14 235 (10.03%) WCF
15 146 (6.23%) Sass
16 142 (6.06%) JSON
17 138 (5.89%) XHTML
18 134 (5.72%) REST
19 132 (5.63%) SOAP
20 125 (5.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 260 (11.09%) User Experience
2 182 (7.76%) Mobile App
3 101 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 91 (3.88%) Computer Science
5 63 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
6 58 (2.47%) W3C
7 50 (2.13%) Open Source
8 46 (1.96%) N-Tier
9 29 (1.24%) Social Media
10 26 (1.11%) Graphic Design
11 25 (1.07%) Client/Server
12 23 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
13 16 (0.68%) Animation
14 15 (0.64%) Social Network
15 13 (0.55%) iPhone
15 13 (0.55%) Management Information System
16 11 (0.47%) NHS
16 11 (0.47%) IVR
17 10 (0.43%) Digital Media
18 9 (0.38%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 243 (10.37%) Linux
2 242 (10.32%) Windows
3 103 (4.39%) Android
4 93 (3.97%) Apple iOS
5 37 (1.58%) UNIX
6 15 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (0.55%) Windows 7
8 11 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (0.26%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.13%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.085%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.085%) Debian
12 2 (0.085%) AIX
13 1 (0.043%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.043%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.043%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.043%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.043%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 869 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
2 841 (35.88%) MVC
3 455 (19.41%) OO
4 327 (13.95%) TDD
5 306 (13.05%) Web Development
6 298 (12.71%) OOP
7 293 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 262 (11.18%) Scrum
9 181 (7.72%) Web Design
10 174 (7.42%) Software Engineering
11 166 (7.08%) Unit Testing
12 133 (5.67%) Responsive Web Design
13 121 (5.16%) Mentoring
14 114 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
15 102 (4.35%) CRM
16 95 (4.05%) BDD
17 83 (3.54%) OO PHP
18 79 (3.37%) SOA
19 77 (3.28%) Project Management
20 70 (2.99%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 998 (42.58%) C#
2 787 (33.58%) SQL
3 681 (29.05%) PHP
4 339 (14.46%) Java
5 167 (7.12%) VB.NET
6 122 (5.20%) T-SQL
7 79 (3.37%) VB
8 63 (2.69%) Objective-C
9 56 (2.39%) Python
10 54 (2.30%) Ruby
11 53 (2.26%) PHP5
12 51 (2.18%) C++
13 35 (1.49%) Apple Swift
14 34 (1.45%) Perl
15 33 (1.41%) PL/SQL
16 26 (1.11%) C
17 20 (0.85%) VBScript
18 19 (0.81%) VB6
19 17 (0.73%) F#
20 15 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 290 (12.37%) Degree
2 53 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (0.85%) MCP
4 16 (0.68%) MCSD
5 11 (0.47%) MCAD
5 11 (0.47%) MCTS
6 10 (0.43%) Security Cleared
7 8 (0.34%) ISEB
8 4 (0.17%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.13%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.13%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.085%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.043%) OCAJ
11 1 (0.043%) OCA
11 1 (0.043%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.043%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.043%) HND
11 1 (0.043%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.043%) MCSE
11 1 (0.043%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.22%) QA
2 17 (0.73%) WAI
3 5 (0.21%) SLA
4 4 (0.17%) WCAG
4 4 (0.17%) HL7
5 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.043%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.13%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.13%) Docker
3 2 (0.085%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.17%) Plesk
2 4 (0.17%) Puppet
3 3 (0.13%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.085%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.043%) Ansible
5 1 (0.043%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.043%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 338 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 151 (6.44%) Oracle
3 129 (5.50%) Zend
4 77 (3.28%) Twitter
5 70 (2.99%) Adobe
6 69 (2.94%) Google
7 56 (2.39%) Facebook
8 49 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
9 37 (1.58%) Xamarin
10 34 (1.45%) Sitecore
11 31 (1.32%) Telerik
12 29 (1.24%) EPiServer
13 17 (0.73%) Perforce
14 15 (0.64%) Apple
15 13 (0.55%) Eloqua
16 12 (0.51%) DevExpress
17 9 (0.38%) SAP
18 8 (0.34%) VMware
19 7 (0.30%) Red Hat
19 7 (0.30%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 7 hours ago
Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago