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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1232 1177 1443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.11% 17.78% 18.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.91% 29.48% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1036 1288
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £45,000 £40,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
3431 3993 4880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.43% 60.32% 61.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3043 3478 4346
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,824
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 January 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 January 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 +2 783 £35,000 - 199
Cheshire -2 245 £40,000 +14.28% 75
Lancashire +3 111 £30,000 -14.28% 40
Merseyside -3 85 £36,500 +4.28% 30
Cumbria -2 6 £27,000 -22.85%
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 2135 (84.15%) HTML
2 1923 (75.80%) CSS
3 1278 (50.37%) .NET
4 1216 (47.93%) jQuery
5 1184 (46.67%) C#
6 996 (39.26%) MVC
7 986 (38.86%) ASP.NET
8 970 (38.23%) SQL
9 831 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
10 766 (30.19%) HTML5
11 748 (29.48%) SQL Server
12 732 (28.85%) PHP
13 593 (23.37%) MySQL
14 507 (19.98%) CSS3
15 490 (19.31%) OO
16 465 (18.33%) Web Services
17 425 (16.75%) XML
18 392 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
19 389 (15.33%) .NET Framework
20 380 (14.98%) Microsoft
21 370 (14.58%) E-Commerce
22 365 (14.39%) Ajax
23 362 (14.27%) TDD
24 339 (13.36%) Git (software)
25 334 (13.17%) OOP
26 323 (12.73%) Windows
27 317 (12.50%) Java
28 289 (11.39%) Linux
29 284 (11.19%) WCF
30 282 (11.12%) Web Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 237 (9.34%) CMS
2 229 (9.03%) WordPress
3 151 (5.95%) IIS
4 121 (4.77%) Node.js
5 111 (4.38%) Umbraco
6 110 (4.34%) SharePoint
7 82 (3.23%) Apache
8 48 (1.89%) Drupal
9 41 (1.62%) Tomcat
10 38 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
10 38 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 28 (1.10%) JBoss
12 22 (0.87%) WebSphere
13 19 (0.75%) Joomla!
13 19 (0.75%) WebLogic
14 18 (0.71%) Confluence
15 15 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (0.43%) Apache Solr
17 9 (0.35%) GlassFish
18 8 (0.32%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 188 (7.41%) Photoshop
2 120 (4.73%) MS Excel
3 51 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
4 39 (1.54%) Fireworks
5 22 (0.87%) OmniGraffle
6 18 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.28%) MS Office
8 5 (0.20%) InDesign
9 3 (0.12%) Mingle
9 3 (0.12%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.039%) MS Project
10 1 (0.039%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 146 (5.75%) Magento
2 18 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.43%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.28%) Tridion
6 3 (0.12%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.12%) RMDS
7 2 (0.079%) Zen Cart
7 2 (0.079%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.079%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 124 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (0.87%) Amazon S3
4 13 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (0.51%) SaaS
5 11 (0.43%) GitHub
6 9 (0.35%) MailChimp
7 8 (0.32%) Office 365
8 4 (0.16%) Trello
9 2 (0.079%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.039%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.039%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (3.39%) Internet
2 66 (2.60%) HTTP
3 42 (1.66%) Intranet
4 13 (0.51%) SSL
5 9 (0.35%) SSH
6 8 (0.32%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.32%) ATM
7 4 (0.16%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.16%) Network Security
8 2 (0.079%) Extranet
8 2 (0.079%) DNS
8 2 (0.079%) SMS
9 1 (0.039%) LDAP
9 1 (0.039%) Broadband
9 1 (0.039%) LAN
9 1 (0.039%) VLAN
9 1 (0.039%) NFC
9 1 (0.039%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 748 (29.48%) SQL Server
2 593 (23.37%) MySQL
3 180 (7.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 148 (5.83%) Relational Database
5 86 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 78 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 71 (2.80%) MongoDB
8 70 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 65 (2.56%) NoSQL
10 63 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
11 49 (1.93%) RDBMS
12 30 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
13 22 (0.87%) Big Data
13 22 (0.87%) Oracle Database
14 21 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 16 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
16 15 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
17 14 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 10 (0.39%) DB2
19 8 (0.32%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 339 (13.36%) Git (software)
2 220 (8.67%) Visual Studio
3 181 (7.13%) Subversion
4 133 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 83 (3.27%) JIRA
6 68 (2.68%) Selenium
7 64 (2.52%) NUnit
8 49 (1.93%) JUnit
9 36 (1.42%) Grunt
10 35 (1.38%) Eclipse
11 33 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
12 32 (1.26%) Mercurial
13 30 (1.18%) Ant
14 26 (1.02%) Cucumber
15 25 (0.99%) TeamCity
15 25 (0.99%) Maven
16 24 (0.95%) Jasmine
16 24 (0.95%) Jenkins
17 21 (0.83%) Bitbucket
18 18 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 224 (8.83%) Finance
2 206 (8.12%) Marketing
3 110 (4.34%) Retail
4 40 (1.58%) Games
5 26 (1.02%) Telecoms
6 24 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 22 (0.87%) Banking
7 22 (0.87%) Back Office
8 21 (0.83%) Automotive
9 19 (0.75%) Advertising
10 18 (0.71%) Legal
11 17 (0.67%) Billing
12 15 (0.59%) Law
13 13 (0.51%) Music Industry
14 12 (0.47%) Publishing
15 10 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.28%) Front Office
16 7 (0.28%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.12%) Electronics
18 2 (0.079%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2151 (84.79%) Developer
2 577 (22.74%) .NET Developer
3 420 (16.55%) PHP Developer
4 399 (15.73%) Web Developer
5 356 (14.03%) Senior Developer
6 277 (10.92%) C# Developer
7 264 (10.41%) Front-End Developer
8 208 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
9 196 (7.73%) ASP.NET Developer
10 163 (6.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 155 (6.11%) Software Developer
12 134 (5.28%) Senior .NET Developer
13 133 (5.24%) Junior
14 127 (5.01%) Junior Developer
15 103 (4.06%) Designer
16 95 (3.74%) Java Developer
17 84 (3.31%) .NET Web Developer
18 73 (2.88%) Senior C# Developer
19 70 (2.76%) Applications Developer
20 60 (2.36%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2135 (84.15%) HTML
2 1923 (75.80%) CSS
3 1278 (50.37%) .NET
4 1216 (47.93%) jQuery
5 986 (38.86%) ASP.NET
6 766 (30.19%) HTML5
7 507 (19.98%) CSS3
8 465 (18.33%) Web Services
9 425 (16.75%) XML
10 392 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 389 (15.33%) .NET Framework
12 365 (14.39%) Ajax
13 284 (11.19%) WCF
14 271 (10.68%) AngularJS
15 206 (8.12%) SOAP
16 157 (6.19%) JSON
17 156 (6.15%) Backbone.js
18 147 (5.79%) REST
18 147 (5.79%) LINQ
19 139 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 221 (8.71%) User Experience
2 156 (6.15%) Mobile App
3 92 (3.63%) Computer Science
4 88 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
6 58 (2.29%) Open Source
7 49 (1.93%) N-Tier
8 46 (1.81%) W3C
9 42 (1.66%) Graphic Design
9 42 (1.66%) Social Media
10 23 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
11 21 (0.83%) iPhone
12 20 (0.79%) Client/Server
13 19 (0.75%) Social Network
14 18 (0.71%) NHS
15 17 (0.67%) Digital Media
16 16 (0.63%) Photography
17 11 (0.43%) Informatics
18 10 (0.39%) Animation
19 9 (0.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 323 (12.73%) Windows
2 289 (11.39%) Linux
3 128 (5.05%) Apple iOS
4 125 (4.93%) Android
5 58 (2.29%) UNIX
6 26 (1.02%) Windows Phone
7 11 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (0.39%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
10 6 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.24%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.079%) Debian
12 2 (0.079%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.079%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.039%) CentOS
13 1 (0.039%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.039%) openSUSE
13 1 (0.039%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.039%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 996 (39.26%) MVC
2 831 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 490 (19.31%) OO
4 370 (14.58%) E-Commerce
5 362 (14.27%) TDD
6 334 (13.17%) OOP
7 282 (11.12%) Web Development
8 228 (8.99%) Scrum
9 193 (7.61%) Web Design
10 147 (5.79%) Responsive Web Design
11 141 (5.56%) Unit Testing
12 139 (5.48%) Software Engineering
13 137 (5.40%) Mentoring
14 134 (5.28%) Continuous Integration
15 114 (4.49%) OO PHP
16 107 (4.22%) BDD
17 105 (4.14%) Project Management
18 93 (3.67%) SEO
19 84 (3.31%) CRM
20 73 (2.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1184 (46.67%) C#
2 970 (38.23%) SQL
3 732 (28.85%) PHP
4 317 (12.50%) Java
5 221 (8.71%) T-SQL
6 180 (7.09%) VB.NET
7 81 (3.19%) C++
8 78 (3.07%) PHP5
9 69 (2.72%) VB
10 60 (2.36%) Ruby
11 58 (2.29%) Objective-C
12 46 (1.81%) Python
13 35 (1.38%) PowerShell
14 31 (1.22%) C
14 31 (1.22%) PL/SQL
15 28 (1.10%) Perl
16 21 (0.83%) VB6
17 18 (0.71%) VBScript
18 13 (0.51%) Delphi
18 13 (0.51%) F#
Qualifications
1 266 (10.48%) Degree
2 46 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (0.71%) MCP
4 16 (0.63%) Security Cleared
5 14 (0.55%) MCSD
6 10 (0.39%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.35%) MCTS
8 8 (0.32%) ISEB
9 7 (0.28%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.24%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.24%) MCAD
11 2 (0.079%) MCSE
11 2 (0.079%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.079%) MCPD
11 2 (0.079%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.039%) OCPJP
12 1 (0.039%) HNC
12 1 (0.039%) HND
12 1 (0.039%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (2.13%) QA
2 23 (0.91%) SLA
3 15 (0.59%) WAI
4 7 (0.28%) WCAG
5 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.079%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (0.20%) Docker
2 4 (0.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.039%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.039%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (0.35%) Puppet
2 6 (0.24%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.12%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.079%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.079%) Hyperic
5 2 (0.079%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.079%) Plesk
6 1 (0.039%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.039%) WSUS
6 1 (0.039%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.039%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.039%) Ansible
Vendors
1 380 (14.98%) Microsoft
2 142 (5.60%) Zend
3 122 (4.81%) Oracle
4 88 (3.47%) Twitter
5 81 (3.19%) Facebook
6 79 (3.11%) Adobe
7 55 (2.17%) Google
8 50 (1.97%) EPiServer
8 50 (1.97%) Sitecore
9 42 (1.66%) Xamarin
10 35 (1.38%) Telerik
11 27 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
11 27 (1.06%) Eloqua
12 16 (0.63%) Apple
13 13 (0.51%) Embarcadero
14 12 (0.47%) SAP
15 11 (0.43%) Rackspace
16 8 (0.32%) IBM
16 8 (0.32%) Perforce
17 6 (0.24%) VMware
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Preston, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £37k - 40k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Health Care, + Other Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Aquilaheywood
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago