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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 11 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1246 1244 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.86% 18.22% 14.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.95% 30.86% 24.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1058 1120 997
Average salary £35,404 £33,500 £32,528
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.68% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,164 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
4026 4031 4401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.49% 59.04% 59.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3379 3581 3946
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 -1 709 £37,500 +10.29% 157
Cheshire -1 299 £35,000 - 69
Lancashire -1 122 £37,500 +36.36% 20
Merseyside -2 99 £35,000 +7.69% 31
Cumbria -3 5 £30,500 -12.85% 2
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 2064 (82.76%) HTML
2 1786 (71.61%) CSS
3 1305 (52.33%) .NET
4 1189 (47.67%) jQuery
5 1184 (47.47%) C#
6 982 (39.37%) ASP.NET
7 940 (37.69%) MVC
8 908 (36.41%) SQL
9 855 (34.28%) Agile Software Development
10 838 (33.60%) SQL Server
11 646 (25.90%) HTML5
12 571 (22.89%) PHP
13 496 (19.89%) MySQL
14 475 (19.05%) XML
15 474 (19.01%) OO
16 442 (17.72%) .NET Framework
17 438 (17.56%) TDD
18 421 (16.88%) Web Services
19 390 (15.64%) E-Commerce
20 382 (15.32%) ASP.NET MVC
21 380 (15.24%) Microsoft
22 372 (14.92%) Ajax
22 372 (14.92%) CSS3
23 328 (13.15%) Web Development
24 320 (12.83%) Java
25 296 (11.87%) WCF
26 279 (11.19%) Scrum
27 278 (11.15%) Degree
27 278 (11.15%) Linux
28 273 (10.95%) T-SQL

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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
1 217 (8.70%) CMS
2 174 (6.98%) WordPress
3 125 (5.01%) IIS
4 110 (4.41%) SharePoint
5 91 (3.65%) Apache
6 76 (3.05%) Umbraco
7 73 (2.93%) Node.js
8 66 (2.65%) Drupal
9 64 (2.57%) Tomcat
10 48 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
11 33 (1.32%) WebSphere
12 18 (0.72%) nginx
13 17 (0.68%) NServiceBus
14 14 (0.56%) SAS
15 13 (0.52%) Confluence
16 12 (0.48%) WebLogic
16 12 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.40%) ColdFusion
18 9 (0.36%) uWSGI
18 9 (0.36%) Liferay
Applications
1 175 (7.02%) Photoshop
2 154 (6.17%) MS Excel
3 51 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 34 (1.36%) Fireworks
5 13 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
6 12 (0.48%) MS Office
7 9 (0.36%) FastStats
8 6 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (0.20%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.080%) MS Project
10 2 (0.080%) SPSS
10 2 (0.080%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.080%) InDesign
11 1 (0.040%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.040%) QuarkXPress
11 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 154 (6.17%) Magento
2 21 (0.84%) Google Analytics
3 12 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.24%) Sage 50
5 5 (0.20%) Sage 200
5 5 (0.20%) osCommerce
6 4 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.12%) RMDS
7 3 (0.12%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.080%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.080%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.080%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.080%) SiteCatalyst
9 1 (0.040%) Zen Cart
9 1 (0.040%) SalesLogix
9 1 (0.040%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 60 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (0.48%) Trello
3 11 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (0.36%) GitHub
4 9 (0.36%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.28%) SaaS
6 4 (0.16%) IaaS
7 3 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.080%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.040%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.040%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.040%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (3.73%) Internet
2 68 (2.73%) Intranet
3 51 (2.04%) HTTP
4 28 (1.12%) SSL
5 14 (0.56%) DNS
6 11 (0.44%) LDAP
7 8 (0.32%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.24%) Software-Defined Networking
9 5 (0.20%) DHCP
9 5 (0.20%) SMTP
10 4 (0.16%) Extranet
11 3 (0.12%) Network Security
11 3 (0.12%) Firewall
11 3 (0.12%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.12%) ATM
12 2 (0.080%) Broadband
12 2 (0.080%) LAN
12 2 (0.080%) WAN
12 2 (0.080%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.080%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 838 (33.60%) SQL Server
2 496 (19.89%) MySQL
3 195 (7.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 163 (6.54%) Relational Database
5 87 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 85 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 75 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 62 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
9 53 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
10 50 (2.00%) MongoDB
11 47 (1.88%) RDBMS
12 31 (1.24%) NoSQL
13 22 (0.88%) RavenDB
14 21 (0.84%) Big Data
15 19 (0.76%) Oracle Database
16 18 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
16 18 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
18 13 (0.52%) Hadoop
19 10 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 244 (9.78%) Git (software)
2 211 (8.46%) Visual Studio
3 198 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 142 (5.69%) Subversion
5 77 (3.09%) Selenium
6 49 (1.96%) Eclipse
7 48 (1.92%) JUnit
8 47 (1.88%) NUnit
9 39 (1.56%) JIRA
10 35 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
11 28 (1.12%) Maven
12 26 (1.04%) Jenkins
13 25 (1.00%) Mercurial
14 24 (0.96%) ReSharper
15 23 (0.92%) Grunt
15 23 (0.92%) Axure RP
16 21 (0.84%) SpecFlow
17 18 (0.72%) Cucumber
18 16 (0.64%) Selenium IDE
19 14 (0.56%) MSTest
General
1 246 (9.86%) Finance
2 238 (9.54%) Marketing
3 123 (4.93%) Retail
4 56 (2.25%) Games
5 34 (1.36%) Telecoms
6 30 (1.20%) Back Office
7 27 (1.08%) Advertising
8 25 (1.00%) Banking
9 21 (0.84%) Legal
10 19 (0.76%) Automotive
11 15 (0.60%) Billing
12 14 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.44%) Publishing
14 9 (0.36%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.28%) Online Betting
16 6 (0.24%) Front Office
17 4 (0.16%) Multimedia
18 2 (0.080%) Law
18 2 (0.080%) Pharmaceutical
19 1 (0.040%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2088 (83.72%) Developer
2 563 (22.57%) .NET Developer
3 403 (16.16%) Web Developer
4 361 (14.47%) Senior Developer
5 334 (13.39%) PHP Developer
6 317 (12.71%) C# Developer
7 246 (9.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 239 (9.58%) ASP.NET Developer
9 227 (9.10%) Front-End Developer
10 218 (8.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 191 (7.66%) Software Developer
12 152 (6.09%) Junior
13 143 (5.73%) Junior Developer
14 137 (5.49%) Senior .NET Developer
15 136 (5.45%) Java Developer
16 107 (4.29%) Designer
17 94 (3.77%) Lead Developer
18 93 (3.73%) Team Leader
19 81 (3.25%) Senior C# Developer
20 75 (3.01%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2064 (82.76%) HTML
2 1786 (71.61%) CSS
3 1305 (52.33%) .NET
4 1189 (47.67%) jQuery
5 982 (39.37%) ASP.NET
6 646 (25.90%) HTML5
7 475 (19.05%) XML
8 442 (17.72%) .NET Framework
9 421 (16.88%) Web Services
10 382 (15.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 372 (14.92%) Ajax
11 372 (14.92%) CSS3
12 296 (11.87%) WCF
13 242 (9.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 210 (8.42%) LINQ
15 203 (8.14%) SOAP
16 184 (7.38%) AngularJS
17 159 (6.38%) XHTML
18 144 (5.77%) Backbone.js
19 139 (5.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 229 (9.18%) User Experience
2 108 (4.33%) Mobile App
3 104 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 86 (3.45%) Social Media
5 76 (3.05%) N-Tier
6 71 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
7 68 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
8 67 (2.69%) Open Source
9 44 (1.76%) W3C
10 37 (1.48%) Graphic Design
11 29 (1.16%) 3D Graphics
12 26 (1.04%) iPhone
13 24 (0.96%) Blog
14 22 (0.88%) Client/Server
14 22 (0.88%) Digital Media
15 21 (0.84%) NHS
16 17 (0.68%) Mathematics
17 16 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
18 15 (0.60%) FMCG
19 14 (0.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 278 (11.15%) Linux
2 262 (10.51%) Windows
3 116 (4.65%) Android
4 96 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 65 (2.61%) UNIX
6 26 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (0.76%) Windows Phone
8 18 (0.72%) Windows Phone 8
9 7 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.24%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.20%) CentOS
12 4 (0.16%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.16%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.12%) Debian
14 2 (0.080%) AIX
14 2 (0.080%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.080%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.080%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 940 (37.69%) MVC
2 855 (34.28%) Agile Software Development
3 474 (19.01%) OO
4 438 (17.56%) TDD
5 390 (15.64%) E-Commerce
6 328 (13.15%) Web Development
7 279 (11.19%) Scrum
8 252 (10.10%) OOP
9 159 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
10 142 (5.69%) Mentoring
11 139 (5.57%) Web Design
12 135 (5.41%) Software Engineering
12 135 (5.41%) OO PHP
13 134 (5.37%) SEO
14 133 (5.33%) Unit Testing
15 124 (4.97%) BDD
16 119 (4.77%) Responsive Web Design
17 105 (4.21%) Project Management
18 99 (3.97%) SOA
19 70 (2.81%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1184 (47.47%) C#
2 908 (36.41%) SQL
3 571 (22.89%) PHP
4 320 (12.83%) Java
5 273 (10.95%) T-SQL
6 157 (6.30%) VB.NET
7 83 (3.33%) PHP5
8 75 (3.01%) Python
9 70 (2.81%) Ruby
10 64 (2.57%) Perl
11 48 (1.92%) C++
12 43 (1.72%) VB
13 36 (1.44%) C
14 28 (1.12%) PL/SQL
15 24 (0.96%) VBScript
16 22 (0.88%) XQuery
17 15 (0.60%) PowerShell
17 15 (0.60%) TypeScript
18 14 (0.56%) Objective-C
19 13 (0.52%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 278 (11.15%) Degree
2 24 (0.96%) Security Cleared
3 19 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (0.72%) ISEB
5 13 (0.52%) MCP
6 11 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (0.40%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.24%) MCSE
9 5 (0.20%) CCNP
9 5 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.20%) MCSD
10 4 (0.16%) MCTS
10 4 (0.16%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.12%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.080%) HND
12 2 (0.080%) OCPJP
12 2 (0.080%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.080%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (2.85%) QA
2 18 (0.72%) WAI
3 10 (0.40%) SLA
4 7 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.24%) WCAG
6 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.080%) HL7
7 2 (0.080%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.040%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.24%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 5 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (0.20%) Squid
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.12%) KVM
5 3 (0.12%) Samba
5 3 (0.12%) NFS
6 2 (0.080%) vSphere
6 2 (0.080%) vCloud
7 1 (0.040%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (0.84%) Puppet
2 9 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.36%) Capistrano
2 9 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (0.24%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.24%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 6 (0.24%) CFEngine
4 3 (0.12%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.12%) WSUS
5 2 (0.080%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.080%) SCCM
5 2 (0.080%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.040%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 380 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 133 (5.33%) Oracle
3 130 (5.21%) Zend
4 89 (3.57%) Google
5 80 (3.21%) Adobe
6 55 (2.21%) Sitecore
7 47 (1.88%) JBoss
8 42 (1.68%) Twitter
9 40 (1.60%) Facebook
10 37 (1.48%) IBM
11 17 (0.68%) Business Objects
12 16 (0.64%) EPiServer
13 15 (0.60%) SAP
14 14 (0.56%) Rackspace
15 13 (0.52%) Sencha
15 13 (0.52%) VMware
15 13 (0.52%) Yahoo!
16 11 (0.44%) Sage
17 10 (0.40%) HP
17 10 (0.40%) Telerik
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days, Great environment
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago