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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 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 1116 1239 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.89% 17.90% 17.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.74% 31.19% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 932 1085 1207
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 £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £47,500 £42,000
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
3409 3972 4357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.60% 57.40% 59.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2916 3407 3814
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +1 698 £35,000 - 170
Cheshire +1 241 £40,000 +14.28% 102
Merseyside +1 97 £35,000 -4.10% 29
Lancashire -1 71 £30,500 -10.29% 27
Cumbria -17 2 £25,750 -20.76%
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2097 (83.75%) HTML
2 1902 (75.96%) CSS
3 1215 (48.52%) .NET
4 1174 (46.88%) jQuery
5 1122 (44.81%) C#
6 946 (37.78%) ASP.NET
7 924 (36.90%) MVC
8 901 (35.98%) SQL
9 871 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
10 760 (30.35%) SQL Server
11 747 (29.83%) PHP
12 744 (29.71%) HTML5
13 563 (22.48%) MySQL
14 487 (19.45%) OO
15 470 (18.77%) CSS3
16 428 (17.09%) Web Services
17 417 (16.65%) XML
18 383 (15.30%) ASP.NET MVC
19 369 (14.74%) Microsoft
20 364 (14.54%) Ajax
21 347 (13.86%) Java
21 347 (13.86%) TDD
22 343 (13.70%) .NET Framework
23 326 (13.02%) AngularJS
24 320 (12.78%) E-Commerce
25 319 (12.74%) OOP
26 303 (12.10%) Web Development
27 297 (11.86%) Git (software)
28 285 (11.38%) Degree
29 281 (11.22%) Windows

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 222 (8.87%) CMS
2 211 (8.43%) WordPress
3 134 (5.35%) SharePoint
4 132 (5.27%) IIS
5 116 (4.63%) Node.js
6 91 (3.63%) Umbraco
7 74 (2.96%) Apache
8 53 (2.12%) SharePoint 2010
9 48 (1.92%) Drupal
10 43 (1.72%) Tomcat
11 37 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
12 28 (1.12%) Joomla!
12 28 (1.12%) JBoss
13 24 (0.96%) WebSphere
14 19 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
15 18 (0.72%) Apache Solr
16 17 (0.68%) WebLogic
17 15 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
18 13 (0.52%) Confluence
19 10 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 172 (6.87%) Photoshop
2 108 (4.31%) MS Excel
3 46 (1.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 30 (1.20%) Fireworks
4 30 (1.20%) OmniGraffle
5 25 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 21 (0.84%) MS Office
7 8 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.20%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.16%) InDesign
10 3 (0.12%) Mingle
11 2 (0.080%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.080%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.040%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.040%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 143 (5.71%) Magento
2 28 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.76%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.36%) Tridion
5 7 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.080%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.080%) Shopify
6 2 (0.080%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.040%) Zen Cart
7 1 (0.040%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 100 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.68%) SaaS
4 16 (0.64%) Amazon S3
5 13 (0.52%) Office 365
6 11 (0.44%) GitHub
7 8 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.24%) MailChimp
9 3 (0.12%) Trello
9 3 (0.12%) Force.com
10 1 (0.040%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 94 (3.75%) Internet
2 79 (3.15%) HTTP
3 33 (1.32%) Intranet
4 11 (0.44%) HTTPS
5 10 (0.40%) SSH
6 8 (0.32%) ATM
7 7 (0.28%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.24%) SSL
9 3 (0.12%) LAN
9 3 (0.12%) Wireless
10 2 (0.080%) SMS
10 2 (0.080%) WAN
10 2 (0.080%) FTP
11 1 (0.040%) DNS
11 1 (0.040%) VLAN
11 1 (0.040%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.040%) Network Security
11 1 (0.040%) Extranet
11 1 (0.040%) Telnet
11 1 (0.040%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 760 (30.35%) SQL Server
2 563 (22.48%) MySQL
3 179 (7.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 125 (4.99%) Relational Database
5 65 (2.60%) MongoDB
6 61 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 59 (2.36%) NoSQL
8 55 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 53 (2.12%) RDBMS
10 52 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
11 45 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
12 41 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 39 (1.56%) Oracle Database
14 21 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 20 (0.80%) Big Data
16 19 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (0.44%) RavenDB
18 10 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
18 10 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
18 10 (0.40%) DB2
Development Applications
1 297 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 216 (8.63%) Visual Studio
3 176 (7.03%) Subversion
4 113 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 77 (3.08%) JIRA
6 59 (2.36%) Selenium
6 59 (2.36%) NUnit
7 45 (1.80%) Grunt
8 42 (1.68%) JUnit
9 39 (1.56%) Eclipse
10 34 (1.36%) Ant
11 33 (1.32%) Mercurial
12 29 (1.16%) TeamCity
13 26 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
13 26 (1.04%) Cucumber
14 24 (0.96%) Jenkins
14 24 (0.96%) Jasmine
14 24 (0.96%) Maven
15 22 (0.88%) SpecFlow
16 21 (0.84%) Moq
General
1 205 (8.19%) Finance
2 189 (7.55%) Marketing
3 103 (4.11%) Retail
4 38 (1.52%) Games
5 26 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 22 (0.88%) Telecoms
7 21 (0.84%) Automotive
8 18 (0.72%) Advertising
9 16 (0.64%) Billing
10 15 (0.60%) Banking
11 14 (0.56%) Music Industry
12 13 (0.52%) Law
13 12 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.44%) Back Office
15 10 (0.40%) Publishing
16 8 (0.32%) Legal
17 7 (0.28%) Multimedia
18 5 (0.20%) Financial Institution
19 4 (0.16%) Electronics
20 2 (0.080%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2112 (84.35%) Developer
2 558 (22.28%) .NET Developer
3 411 (16.41%) PHP Developer
4 367 (14.66%) Web Developer
5 349 (13.94%) Senior Developer
6 295 (11.78%) C# Developer
7 290 (11.58%) Front-End Developer
8 222 (8.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 193 (7.71%) ASP.NET Developer
10 174 (6.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 138 (5.51%) Software Developer
12 126 (5.03%) Junior
13 123 (4.91%) Junior Developer
14 121 (4.83%) Senior .NET Developer
15 119 (4.75%) Designer
16 109 (4.35%) Java Developer
17 78 (3.12%) Senior C# Developer
18 68 (2.72%) .NET Web Developer
19 59 (2.36%) Applications Developer
20 58 (2.32%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2097 (83.75%) HTML
2 1902 (75.96%) CSS
3 1215 (48.52%) .NET
4 1174 (46.88%) jQuery
5 946 (37.78%) ASP.NET
6 744 (29.71%) HTML5
7 470 (18.77%) CSS3
8 428 (17.09%) Web Services
9 417 (16.65%) XML
10 383 (15.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 364 (14.54%) Ajax
12 343 (13.70%) .NET Framework
13 326 (13.02%) AngularJS
14 261 (10.42%) WCF
15 167 (6.67%) SOAP
16 152 (6.07%) JSON
17 150 (5.99%) REST
18 141 (5.63%) Backbone.js
19 136 (5.43%) Sass
20 135 (5.39%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 239 (9.54%) User Experience
2 177 (7.07%) Mobile App
3 100 (3.99%) Computer Science
4 95 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
5 71 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
6 50 (2.00%) Open Source
7 48 (1.92%) N-Tier
8 47 (1.88%) W3C
9 36 (1.44%) Social Media
10 27 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
10 27 (1.08%) Graphic Design
11 21 (0.84%) Client/Server
12 16 (0.64%) Animation
12 16 (0.64%) Social Network
13 15 (0.60%) NHS
14 14 (0.56%) iPhone
15 13 (0.52%) Photography
16 12 (0.48%) Digital Media
17 9 (0.36%) Informatics
17 9 (0.36%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 281 (11.22%) Windows
2 279 (11.14%) Linux
3 111 (4.43%) Android
4 104 (4.15%) Apple iOS
5 54 (2.16%) UNIX
6 13 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (0.52%) Windows Phone
7 12 (0.48%) Windows 7
7 12 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.24%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.080%) Debian
10 2 (0.080%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.080%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.040%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.040%) CentOS
11 1 (0.040%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.040%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.040%) openSUSE
11 1 (0.040%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 924 (36.90%) MVC
2 871 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 487 (19.45%) OO
4 347 (13.86%) TDD
5 320 (12.78%) E-Commerce
6 319 (12.74%) OOP
7 303 (12.10%) Web Development
8 257 (10.26%) Scrum
9 197 (7.87%) Web Design
10 169 (6.75%) Software Engineering
11 152 (6.07%) Unit Testing
12 138 (5.51%) Responsive Web Design
13 122 (4.87%) Continuous Integration
14 118 (4.71%) Mentoring
15 105 (4.19%) CRM
16 100 (3.99%) BDD
16 100 (3.99%) OO PHP
17 75 (3.00%) Project Management
18 74 (2.96%) SEO
19 69 (2.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1122 (44.81%) C#
2 901 (35.98%) SQL
3 747 (29.83%) PHP
4 347 (13.86%) Java
5 189 (7.55%) VB.NET
6 133 (5.31%) T-SQL
7 85 (3.39%) VB
8 68 (2.72%) Objective-C
9 67 (2.68%) PHP5
10 66 (2.64%) Ruby
11 64 (2.56%) C++
12 57 (2.28%) Python
13 34 (1.36%) PL/SQL
14 33 (1.32%) PowerShell
15 29 (1.16%) Perl
15 29 (1.16%) C
16 26 (1.04%) VB6
17 23 (0.92%) VBScript
18 18 (0.72%) F#
19 13 (0.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 285 (11.38%) Degree
2 54 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (0.92%) MCP
4 17 (0.68%) MCSD
5 11 (0.44%) MCAD
5 11 (0.44%) MCTS
5 11 (0.44%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.24%) ISEB
7 3 (0.12%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.12%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.080%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.080%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.080%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.040%) OCAJ
9 1 (0.040%) OCA
9 1 (0.040%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.040%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.040%) HNC
9 1 (0.040%) HND
9 1 (0.040%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (1.96%) QA
2 20 (0.80%) WAI
3 18 (0.72%) SLA
4 7 (0.28%) WCAG
5 2 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.20%) Docker
3 3 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.080%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.080%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 6 (0.24%) Puppet
1 6 (0.24%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.080%) Hyperic
2 2 (0.080%) Plesk
3 1 (0.040%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.040%) WSUS
3 1 (0.040%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.040%) Ansible
3 1 (0.040%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 369 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 157 (6.27%) Oracle
3 141 (5.63%) Zend
4 85 (3.39%) Twitter
5 75 (3.00%) Google
6 74 (2.96%) Adobe
7 65 (2.60%) Facebook
8 47 (1.88%) EPiServer
8 47 (1.88%) Sitecore
8 47 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
9 44 (1.76%) Xamarin
10 39 (1.56%) Telerik
11 24 (0.96%) Eloqua
12 15 (0.60%) DevExpress
13 14 (0.56%) Apple
14 13 (0.52%) Perforce
15 12 (0.48%) SAP
16 7 (0.28%) Embarcadero
16 7 (0.28%) Red Hat
16 7 (0.28%) VMware
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits, Pension, Work/Home Life
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TRG
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits and 35 hour week 9am-5pm
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits and 35 hour week 9am-5pm
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago