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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1141 1275 1420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.38% 17.91% 19.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.50% 32.68% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1058 1281
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £41,000
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
3406 3901 4284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.87% 54.81% 58.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2881 3282 3808
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 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 July 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 July 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 0 648 £37,500 - 183
Cheshire 0 297 £40,000 +14.28% 91
Lancashire -2 104 £36,000 -2.04% 41
Merseyside -1 77 £35,000 - 25
Cumbria +2 6 £42,500 +39.34% 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1823 (80.27%) HTML
2 1650 (72.66%) CSS
3 1027 (45.22%) jQuery
4 1019 (44.87%) .NET
5 958 (42.18%) C#
6 944 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
7 823 (36.24%) MVC
8 802 (35.31%) ASP.NET
9 700 (30.82%) SQL
10 645 (28.40%) SQL Server
11 606 (26.68%) PHP
12 605 (26.64%) HTML5
13 471 (20.74%) AngularJS
14 431 (18.98%) MySQL
15 414 (18.23%) Web Services
16 408 (17.97%) OO
17 406 (17.88%) Java
18 366 (16.12%) CSS3
19 365 (16.07%) TDD
20 360 (15.85%) XML
21 336 (14.80%) Microsoft
22 329 (14.49%) Scrum
23 324 (14.27%) Ajax
24 318 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
25 310 (13.65%) .NET Framework
26 302 (13.30%) Web Development
27 287 (12.64%) WCF
27 287 (12.64%) E-Commerce
28 283 (12.46%) User Experience
29 279 (12.29%) Degree

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 174 (7.66%) CMS
2 144 (6.34%) WordPress
3 121 (5.33%) Node.js
4 88 (3.87%) Apache
5 87 (3.83%) IIS
6 84 (3.70%) SharePoint
7 68 (2.99%) Umbraco
8 59 (2.60%) Drupal
9 50 (2.20%) Tomcat
10 33 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
11 28 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
12 26 (1.14%) JBoss
13 24 (1.06%) WebSphere
14 21 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
15 17 (0.75%) Joomla!
16 12 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (0.53%) Kentico
17 11 (0.48%) Apache Solr
18 10 (0.44%) nginx
19 8 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 123 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 114 (5.02%) Photoshop
3 50 (2.20%) MS Office
4 48 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 34 (1.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 25 (1.10%) OmniGraffle
7 16 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
8 13 (0.57%) Fireworks
9 9 (0.40%) MS Visio
10 6 (0.26%) MS Project
10 6 (0.26%) AutoCAD
11 3 (0.13%) Mingle
11 3 (0.13%) InDesign
12 2 (0.088%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.044%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 129 (5.68%) Magento
2 51 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 12 (0.53%) Tridion
5 4 (0.18%) Shopify
5 4 (0.18%) Sage CRM
6 3 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.13%) Line 500
7 2 (0.088%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.044%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.044%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.044%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (1.32%) Google Analytics
4 24 (1.06%) SaaS
5 21 (0.92%) GitHub
6 12 (0.53%) Office 365
7 9 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.22%) Trello
9 3 (0.13%) Force.com
10 1 (0.044%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.044%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 105 (4.62%) Internet
2 70 (3.08%) HTTP
3 36 (1.59%) Intranet
4 22 (0.97%) HTTPS
5 20 (0.88%) Wireless
6 18 (0.79%) SSL
7 9 (0.40%) FTP
8 6 (0.26%) VPN
8 6 (0.26%) LAN
9 3 (0.13%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (0.13%) SSH
9 3 (0.13%) Telnet
9 3 (0.13%) ATM
9 3 (0.13%) WAN
10 2 (0.088%) SMS
10 2 (0.088%) SNMP
10 2 (0.088%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.088%) Firewall
11 1 (0.044%) 4G
11 1 (0.044%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 645 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 431 (18.98%) MySQL
3 140 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 84 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
5 75 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 69 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 57 (2.51%) NoSQL
8 55 (2.42%) MongoDB
9 44 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 42 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 35 (1.54%) Oracle Database
12 28 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
13 27 (1.19%) Big Data
14 19 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
15 18 (0.79%) RDBMS
15 18 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
16 10 (0.44%) JasperReports
17 8 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
18 7 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
19 6 (0.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 238 (10.48%) Git (software)
2 154 (6.78%) Visual Studio
3 134 (5.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 97 (4.27%) Subversion
5 70 (3.08%) Grunt
6 66 (2.91%) Selenium
7 49 (2.16%) Jenkins
8 45 (1.98%) JIRA
9 44 (1.94%) NUnit
10 39 (1.72%) Jasmine
11 37 (1.63%) Maven
12 36 (1.59%) JUnit
13 35 (1.54%) Eclipse
14 31 (1.37%) gulp
14 31 (1.37%) Axure RP
14 31 (1.37%) Ant
15 26 (1.14%) Bower
16 25 (1.10%) SpecFlow
16 25 (1.10%) Cucumber
17 23 (1.01%) MSTest
General
1 278 (12.24%) Finance
2 131 (5.77%) Marketing
3 103 (4.54%) Retail
4 34 (1.50%) Banking
5 33 (1.45%) Games
6 28 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 23 (1.01%) Back Office
8 22 (0.97%) Manufacturing
9 19 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 15 (0.66%) Legal
11 14 (0.62%) Automotive
11 14 (0.62%) Advertising
12 8 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 7 (0.31%) Electronics
14 6 (0.26%) Publishing
14 6 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
14 6 (0.26%) Billing
15 3 (0.13%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 1905 (83.88%) Developer
2 452 (19.90%) .NET Developer
3 339 (14.93%) Web Developer
4 299 (13.17%) PHP Developer
5 289 (12.73%) Front-End Developer
6 285 (12.55%) C# Developer
7 280 (12.33%) Senior Developer
8 212 (9.34%) C# .NET Developer
9 161 (7.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 156 (6.87%) ASP.NET Developer
11 153 (6.74%) Java Developer
12 148 (6.52%) Software Developer
13 123 (5.42%) Junior
14 119 (5.24%) Junior Developer
15 103 (4.54%) Designer
16 86 (3.79%) Lead Developer
17 83 (3.65%) Senior .NET Developer
18 72 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
19 71 (3.13%) Senior C# Developer
20 66 (2.91%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1823 (80.27%) HTML
2 1650 (72.66%) CSS
3 1027 (45.22%) jQuery
4 1019 (44.87%) .NET
5 802 (35.31%) ASP.NET
6 605 (26.64%) HTML5
7 471 (20.74%) AngularJS
8 414 (18.23%) Web Services
9 366 (16.12%) CSS3
10 360 (15.85%) XML
11 324 (14.27%) Ajax
12 318 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 310 (13.65%) .NET Framework
14 287 (12.64%) WCF
15 160 (7.05%) KnockoutJS
16 154 (6.78%) Backbone.js
17 153 (6.74%) REST
18 152 (6.69%) Entity Framework
19 147 (6.47%) Sass
20 143 (6.30%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 283 (12.46%) User Experience
2 189 (8.32%) Mobile App
3 108 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 90 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (2.16%) W3C
6 45 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (1.32%) N-Tier
7 30 (1.32%) Client/Server
8 28 (1.23%) Social Media
9 24 (1.06%) Mathematics
10 21 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
11 20 (0.88%) Visualisation
12 19 (0.84%) Management Information System
13 15 (0.66%) Smartphone
13 15 (0.66%) NHS
14 13 (0.57%) Blog
14 13 (0.57%) Tandem
15 11 (0.48%) Data Centre
16 9 (0.40%) Xbox
16 9 (0.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 224 (9.86%) Linux
2 174 (7.66%) Windows
3 82 (3.61%) Android
4 67 (2.95%) Apple iOS
5 18 (0.79%) UNIX
6 16 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (0.26%) CentOS
11 5 (0.22%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.13%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.13%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.13%) AIX
14 2 (0.088%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.088%) openSUSE
15 1 (0.044%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 944 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
2 823 (36.24%) MVC
3 408 (17.97%) OO
4 365 (16.07%) TDD
5 329 (14.49%) Scrum
6 302 (13.30%) Web Development
7 287 (12.64%) E-Commerce
8 227 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 222 (9.78%) OOP
10 210 (9.25%) SDLC
11 170 (7.49%) Unit Testing
12 148 (6.52%) Web Design
13 142 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
14 135 (5.94%) Responsive Web Design
15 130 (5.72%) Mentoring
16 107 (4.71%) BDD
17 94 (4.14%) CRM
18 83 (3.65%) Mobile Development
19 74 (3.26%) Web Application Development
20 69 (3.04%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 958 (42.18%) C#
2 700 (30.82%) SQL
3 606 (26.68%) PHP
4 406 (17.88%) Java
5 139 (6.12%) T-SQL
6 121 (5.33%) VB.NET
7 79 (3.48%) Python
8 66 (2.91%) Ruby
9 63 (2.77%) VB
10 52 (2.29%) Perl
11 43 (1.89%) C++
12 36 (1.59%) PL/SQL
13 35 (1.54%) Objective-C
14 28 (1.23%) C
14 28 (1.23%) PHP5
15 24 (1.06%) Bash Shell
16 19 (0.84%) VBScript
17 16 (0.70%) Scala
18 15 (0.66%) VBA
19 11 (0.48%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 279 (12.29%) Degree
2 41 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (0.57%) ISEB
4 11 (0.48%) MCP
5 8 (0.35%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.31%) MCSD
7 5 (0.22%) MCTS
7 5 (0.22%) MCAD
8 4 (0.18%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.13%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.044%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.044%) OCAJ
10 1 (0.044%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.044%) PhD
10 1 (0.044%) OCA
10 1 (0.044%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.044%) CCNA
10 1 (0.044%) HND
10 1 (0.044%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (3.21%) QA
2 12 (0.53%) HL7
3 5 (0.22%) WAI
4 4 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.18%) DICOM
5 2 (0.088%) SLA
5 2 (0.088%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.044%) WCAG
6 1 (0.044%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (0.26%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (0.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.088%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (0.31%) Puppet
2 5 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.088%) Plesk
5 1 (0.044%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.044%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.044%) logstash
5 1 (0.044%) Salt
5 1 (0.044%) Graphite
5 1 (0.044%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 336 (14.80%) Microsoft
2 168 (7.40%) Oracle
3 112 (4.93%) Zend
4 89 (3.92%) Google
5 72 (3.17%) Adobe
6 37 (1.63%) Sitecore
7 36 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
8 23 (1.01%) Perforce
9 17 (0.75%) Twitter
10 15 (0.66%) Facebook
10 15 (0.66%) Apple
11 12 (0.53%) VMware
11 12 (0.53%) Xamarin
11 12 (0.53%) DevExpress
12 10 (0.44%) EPiServer
13 8 (0.35%) Telerik
13 8 (0.35%) hybris
14 7 (0.31%) Yahoo!
14 7 (0.31%) Red Hat
14 7 (0.31%) SAP
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus / Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RMI International
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Weaveability ltd
Salary: Pension + laptop/mobile + flexi working + gym membership
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday