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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 9 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1311 1301 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.54% 19.24% 15.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.71% 31.44% 26.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1148 1006
Average salary £35,000 £34,125 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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
4008 4138 4200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.62% 61.20% 59.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3423 3644 3745
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -4 764 £35,000 - 163
Cheshire 0 291 £35,000 - 75
Lancashire 0 124 £35,000 +32.07% 24
Merseyside 0 117 £35,000 +7.69% 34
Cumbria -7 5 £30,500 +35.55% 2
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 2169 (84.17%) HTML
2 1875 (72.76%) CSS
3 1379 (53.51%) .NET
4 1243 (48.23%) C#
5 1210 (46.95%) jQuery
6 1029 (39.93%) ASP.NET
7 1004 (38.96%) MVC
8 956 (37.10%) SQL
9 878 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
10 832 (32.29%) SQL Server
11 735 (28.52%) HTML5
12 622 (24.14%) PHP
13 502 (19.48%) MySQL
14 487 (18.90%) OO
15 482 (18.70%) XML
16 466 (18.08%) Web Services
17 440 (17.07%) .NET Framework
18 432 (16.76%) TDD
19 423 (16.41%) CSS3
20 406 (15.75%) Microsoft
21 398 (15.44%) ASP.NET MVC
22 369 (14.32%) E-Commerce
23 367 (14.24%) Ajax
24 330 (12.81%) Java
25 321 (12.46%) Web Development
26 317 (12.30%) WCF
27 299 (11.60%) Windows
28 298 (11.56%) Degree
29 287 (11.14%) Git (software)
30 282 (10.94%) Linux

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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
1 231 (8.96%) CMS
2 207 (8.03%) WordPress
3 149 (5.78%) IIS
4 110 (4.27%) SharePoint
5 108 (4.19%) Umbraco
6 100 (3.88%) Node.js
7 89 (3.45%) Apache
8 66 (2.56%) Drupal
9 62 (2.41%) Tomcat
10 55 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
11 39 (1.51%) JBoss
12 28 (1.09%) WebSphere
13 15 (0.58%) Confluence
13 15 (0.58%) NServiceBus
14 13 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (0.43%) nginx
16 10 (0.39%) ColdFusion
17 9 (0.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 9 (0.35%) Joomla!
17 9 (0.35%) uWSGI
Applications
1 183 (7.10%) Photoshop
2 161 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 54 (2.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 36 (1.40%) Fireworks
5 15 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 13 (0.50%) MS Office
6 13 (0.50%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
8 5 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.19%) InDesign
8 5 (0.19%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.16%) FastStats
10 3 (0.12%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.078%) MS Project
11 2 (0.078%) SPSS
11 2 (0.078%) Mingle
12 1 (0.039%) Edge Animate
12 1 (0.039%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.039%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.039%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 147 (5.70%) Magento
2 15 (0.58%) Google Analytics
3 13 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.23%) Tridion
4 6 (0.23%) Sage 200
4 6 (0.23%) Sage 50
5 5 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.12%) RMDS
7 3 (0.12%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.078%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.078%) osCommerce
8 2 (0.078%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.039%) Zen Cart
9 1 (0.039%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 75 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (0.70%) Amazon S3
4 12 (0.47%) GitHub
5 11 (0.43%) SaaS
6 4 (0.16%) IaaS
6 4 (0.16%) Trello
7 3 (0.12%) MailChimp
8 2 (0.078%) Office 365
9 1 (0.039%) PaaS
9 1 (0.039%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.039%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 98 (3.80%) Internet
2 64 (2.48%) HTTP
3 57 (2.21%) Intranet
4 24 (0.93%) SSL
5 10 (0.39%) DNS
6 8 (0.31%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.31%) LDAP
7 5 (0.19%) ATM
7 5 (0.19%) SMTP
8 4 (0.16%) Extranet
8 4 (0.16%) SSH
8 4 (0.16%) Software-Defined Networking
9 3 (0.12%) Network Security
9 3 (0.12%) DHCP
9 3 (0.12%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.078%) Broadband
10 2 (0.078%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.078%) FTP
10 2 (0.078%) MPLS
10 2 (0.078%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 832 (32.29%) SQL Server
2 502 (19.48%) MySQL
3 190 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 182 (7.06%) Relational Database
5 82 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 82 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 76 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 73 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 65 (2.52%) MongoDB
9 52 (2.02%) RDBMS
10 51 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
11 39 (1.51%) NoSQL
12 23 (0.89%) Big Data
13 20 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
14 19 (0.74%) RavenDB
15 17 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (0.54%) Oracle Database
17 13 (0.50%) Hadoop
18 10 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
18 10 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 287 (11.14%) Git (software)
2 259 (10.05%) Visual Studio
3 183 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 137 (5.32%) Subversion
5 88 (3.41%) Selenium
6 56 (2.17%) NUnit
7 53 (2.06%) JIRA
8 49 (1.90%) Eclipse
9 47 (1.82%) JUnit
10 41 (1.59%) Dreamweaver
11 34 (1.32%) Grunt
12 32 (1.24%) Maven
13 31 (1.20%) Jenkins
14 30 (1.16%) Mercurial
15 24 (0.93%) SpecFlow
16 21 (0.81%) ReSharper
17 20 (0.78%) MSTest
17 20 (0.78%) Cucumber
18 19 (0.74%) Axure RP
18 19 (0.74%) Jasmine
General
1 268 (10.40%) Finance
2 216 (8.38%) Marketing
3 134 (5.20%) Retail
4 68 (2.64%) Games
5 33 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 30 (1.16%) Back Office
6 30 (1.16%) Banking
7 29 (1.13%) Advertising
8 24 (0.93%) Legal
9 22 (0.85%) Automotive
10 21 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.58%) Billing
12 8 (0.31%) Law
13 7 (0.27%) Front Office
13 7 (0.27%) Multimedia
13 7 (0.27%) Online Betting
14 5 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.19%) Publishing
15 4 (0.16%) Music Industry
16 3 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2158 (83.74%) Developer
2 585 (22.70%) .NET Developer
3 414 (16.07%) Web Developer
4 373 (14.47%) Senior Developer
5 358 (13.89%) PHP Developer
6 296 (11.49%) C# Developer
7 260 (10.09%) Front-End Developer
8 224 (8.69%) ASP.NET Developer
9 223 (8.65%) C# .NET Developer
10 184 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 171 (6.64%) Software Developer
12 162 (6.29%) Junior
13 152 (5.90%) Junior Developer
14 140 (5.43%) Senior .NET Developer
15 123 (4.77%) Java Developer
16 104 (4.04%) Designer
17 93 (3.61%) Team Leader
18 84 (3.26%) .NET Web Developer
19 82 (3.18%) Lead Developer
20 80 (3.10%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2169 (84.17%) HTML
2 1875 (72.76%) CSS
3 1379 (53.51%) .NET
4 1210 (46.95%) jQuery
5 1029 (39.93%) ASP.NET
6 735 (28.52%) HTML5
7 482 (18.70%) XML
8 466 (18.08%) Web Services
9 440 (17.07%) .NET Framework
10 423 (16.41%) CSS3
11 398 (15.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 367 (14.24%) Ajax
13 317 (12.30%) WCF
14 247 (9.58%) AngularJS
15 240 (9.31%) SOAP
16 219 (8.50%) LINQ
17 215 (8.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 187 (7.26%) Backbone.js
19 167 (6.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 165 (6.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 254 (9.86%) User Experience
2 131 (5.08%) Mobile App
3 117 (4.54%) Computer Science
4 81 (3.14%) Social Media
5 79 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
6 74 (2.87%) Open Source
7 67 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
8 60 (2.33%) N-Tier
9 39 (1.51%) Graphic Design
10 38 (1.47%) W3C
11 31 (1.20%) 3D Graphics
12 25 (0.97%) Client/Server
13 24 (0.93%) iPhone
14 23 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
15 21 (0.81%) Blog
16 19 (0.74%) NHS
17 17 (0.66%) Digital Media
18 14 (0.54%) Mathematics
19 13 (0.50%) iPad
20 12 (0.47%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 299 (11.60%) Windows
2 282 (10.94%) Linux
3 120 (4.66%) Android
4 114 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 53 (2.06%) UNIX
6 28 (1.09%) Windows Phone
7 18 (0.70%) Windows Phone 8
8 16 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.23%) CentOS
11 5 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.16%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.078%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.078%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.078%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.078%) AIX
13 2 (0.078%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.078%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.039%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1004 (38.96%) MVC
2 878 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
3 487 (18.90%) OO
4 432 (16.76%) TDD
5 369 (14.32%) E-Commerce
6 321 (12.46%) Web Development
7 279 (10.83%) OOP
8 276 (10.71%) Scrum
9 176 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
10 163 (6.33%) Mentoring
11 153 (5.94%) Responsive Web Design
12 150 (5.82%) Web Design
13 146 (5.67%) Software Engineering
14 137 (5.32%) Unit Testing
15 126 (4.89%) BDD
16 121 (4.70%) OO PHP
17 119 (4.62%) SEO
18 115 (4.46%) Project Management
19 99 (3.84%) SOA
20 74 (2.87%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1243 (48.23%) C#
2 956 (37.10%) SQL
3 622 (24.14%) PHP
4 330 (12.81%) Java
5 268 (10.40%) T-SQL
6 169 (6.56%) VB.NET
7 76 (2.95%) PHP5
8 70 (2.72%) Ruby
9 68 (2.64%) Python
10 60 (2.33%) C++
11 57 (2.21%) VB
12 49 (1.90%) Perl
13 31 (1.20%) C
14 29 (1.13%) PowerShell
15 26 (1.01%) Objective-C
16 23 (0.89%) VBScript
17 22 (0.85%) XQuery
18 20 (0.78%) PL/SQL
19 14 (0.54%) VB6
19 14 (0.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 298 (11.56%) Degree
2 29 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (0.89%) Security Cleared
4 16 (0.62%) MCP
5 14 (0.54%) ISEB
6 10 (0.39%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.23%) MCSD
9 5 (0.19%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.16%) CCNP
10 4 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.12%) MCSE
11 3 (0.12%) MCTS
11 3 (0.12%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.078%) MCPD
12 2 (0.078%) HND
12 2 (0.078%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.078%) OCPJP
13 1 (0.039%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (2.41%) QA
2 23 (0.89%) SLA
3 13 (0.50%) WAI
4 4 (0.16%) WCAG
5 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.078%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.078%) HL7
7 1 (0.039%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.12%) Squid
4 3 (0.12%) Samba
4 3 (0.12%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 3 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.12%) KVM
4 3 (0.12%) Docker
4 3 (0.12%) NFS
5 1 (0.039%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.039%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (0.70%) Puppet
2 7 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.23%) CFEngine
4 4 (0.16%) Capistrano
4 4 (0.16%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (0.16%) Hyperic
5 3 (0.12%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 2 (0.078%) WSUS
6 2 (0.078%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.039%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 406 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 143 (5.55%) Zend
3 129 (5.01%) Oracle
4 83 (3.22%) Google
5 72 (2.79%) Adobe
6 69 (2.68%) Sitecore
7 50 (1.94%) Facebook
8 45 (1.75%) Twitter
9 37 (1.44%) EPiServer
10 31 (1.20%) IBM
11 17 (0.66%) Telerik
11 17 (0.66%) Eloqua
12 16 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
13 15 (0.58%) Apple
13 15 (0.58%) Rackspace
14 14 (0.54%) Xamarin
15 12 (0.47%) Sage
16 11 (0.43%) Business Objects
16 11 (0.43%) VMware
17 10 (0.39%) Embarcadero
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