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

Location
3 months to
29 May 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 1044 1178 1460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.30% 17.29% 19.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.64% 31.14% 33.23%
Number of salaries quoted 856 1019 1344
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £40,000
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
3199 3783 4394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.00% 55.51% 59.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2695 3218 3872
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £45,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +3 613 £37,500 +7.14% 183
Cheshire +2 246 £38,500 +10.00% 89
Lancashire +1 105 £36,000 +14.28% 45
Merseyside -6 65 £35,000 - 30
Cumbria -4 5 £21,500 -22.52% 5
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1792 (80.90%) HTML
2 1644 (74.22%) CSS
3 1030 (46.50%) .NET
4 989 (44.65%) jQuery
5 939 (42.39%) C#
6 876 (39.55%) Agile Software Development
7 804 (36.30%) MVC
8 799 (36.07%) ASP.NET
9 723 (32.64%) SQL
10 661 (29.84%) SQL Server
11 617 (27.86%) PHP
12 606 (27.36%) HTML5
13 445 (20.09%) MySQL
14 413 (18.65%) OO
15 378 (17.07%) Web Services
16 369 (16.66%) CSS3
17 365 (16.48%) AngularJS
18 362 (16.34%) XML
19 346 (15.62%) Java
20 320 (14.45%) Microsoft
21 314 (14.18%) ASP.NET MVC
22 311 (14.04%) TDD
23 310 (14.00%) .NET Framework
24 297 (13.41%) Web Development
25 294 (13.27%) Ajax
26 280 (12.64%) E-Commerce
27 275 (12.42%) Degree
28 270 (12.19%) Scrum
29 259 (11.69%) User Experience
30 254 (11.47%) OOP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 166 (7.49%) CMS
2 116 (5.24%) WordPress
3 113 (5.10%) SharePoint
4 101 (4.56%) Node.js
5 88 (3.97%) IIS
6 76 (3.43%) Apache
7 58 (2.62%) Umbraco
8 51 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 47 (2.12%) Drupal
10 40 (1.81%) Tomcat
11 27 (1.22%) WebSphere
12 24 (1.08%) JBoss
13 22 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
14 18 (0.81%) Joomla!
14 18 (0.81%) Apache Solr
15 17 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
15 17 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
16 16 (0.72%) WebLogic
17 9 (0.41%) nginx
18 8 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 127 (5.73%) Photoshop
2 117 (5.28%) MS Excel
3 41 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 32 (1.44%) OmniGraffle
5 28 (1.26%) MS Office
6 21 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 21 (0.95%) Fireworks
7 8 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.23%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.23%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.090%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.090%) Mingle
10 1 (0.045%) InDesign
10 1 (0.045%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 137 (6.19%) Magento
2 45 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.32%) Tridion
5 4 (0.18%) Shopify
6 3 (0.14%) Sage CRM
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.090%) Line 500
8 1 (0.045%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.045%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.045%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.045%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.045%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 75 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (1.13%) SaaS
3 23 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (0.99%) Google Analytics
5 15 (0.68%) GitHub
6 11 (0.50%) Office 365
7 8 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.14%) Silverpop
8 3 (0.14%) Trello
8 3 (0.14%) Force.com
9 2 (0.090%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.045%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.045%) Heroku
10 1 (0.045%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 97 (4.38%) Internet
2 53 (2.39%) HTTP
3 35 (1.58%) Intranet
4 13 (0.59%) HTTPS
4 13 (0.59%) Wireless
5 12 (0.54%) SSL
6 6 (0.27%) ATM
6 6 (0.27%) LAN
7 4 (0.18%) FTP
8 3 (0.14%) WAN
8 3 (0.14%) SSH
9 2 (0.090%) Firewall
9 2 (0.090%) VPN
10 1 (0.045%) 4G
10 1 (0.045%) Network Security
10 1 (0.045%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.045%) SMS
10 1 (0.045%) Telnet
10 1 (0.045%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 661 (29.84%) SQL Server
2 445 (20.09%) MySQL
3 134 (6.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 78 (3.52%) Relational Database
4 78 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 60 (2.71%) MongoDB
6 57 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
7 56 (2.53%) NoSQL
8 47 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 46 (2.08%) Oracle Database
10 36 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 31 (1.40%) RDBMS
12 25 (1.13%) Big Data
13 23 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
15 15 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (0.50%) RavenDB
17 7 (0.32%) JasperReports
18 6 (0.27%) Data Mining
18 6 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 219 (9.89%) Git (software)
2 151 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 121 (5.46%) Subversion
4 113 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 56 (2.53%) JIRA
5 56 (2.53%) Grunt
6 46 (2.08%) NUnit
6 46 (2.08%) Selenium
7 41 (1.85%) JUnit
8 32 (1.44%) Jenkins
9 30 (1.35%) Eclipse
9 30 (1.35%) Axure RP
9 30 (1.35%) Mercurial
10 27 (1.22%) Maven
11 26 (1.17%) Ant
12 24 (1.08%) Cucumber
13 21 (0.95%) Jasmine
13 21 (0.95%) SpecFlow
13 21 (0.95%) Moq
14 19 (0.86%) Bower
General
1 226 (10.20%) Finance
2 153 (6.91%) Marketing
3 77 (3.48%) Retail
4 30 (1.35%) Games
5 24 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 21 (0.95%) Back Office
6 21 (0.95%) Telecoms
7 18 (0.81%) Automotive
8 14 (0.63%) Banking
8 14 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 12 (0.54%) Billing
10 11 (0.50%) Publishing
11 10 (0.45%) Advertising
11 10 (0.45%) Legal
12 8 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.27%) Electronics
13 6 (0.27%) Law
14 5 (0.23%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.23%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.045%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1844 (83.25%) Developer
2 463 (20.90%) .NET Developer
3 332 (14.99%) PHP Developer
4 300 (13.54%) Web Developer
5 298 (13.45%) Senior Developer
6 284 (12.82%) Front-End Developer
7 267 (12.05%) C# Developer
8 201 (9.07%) C# .NET Developer
9 160 (7.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 150 (6.77%) ASP.NET Developer
11 127 (5.73%) Software Developer
12 118 (5.33%) Java Developer
13 106 (4.79%) Designer
13 106 (4.79%) Junior
14 103 (4.65%) Junior Developer
15 95 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
16 68 (3.07%) Senior C# Developer
17 67 (3.02%) Lead Developer
18 61 (2.75%) Software Engineer
19 52 (2.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1792 (80.90%) HTML
2 1644 (74.22%) CSS
3 1030 (46.50%) .NET
4 989 (44.65%) jQuery
5 799 (36.07%) ASP.NET
6 606 (27.36%) HTML5
7 378 (17.07%) Web Services
8 369 (16.66%) CSS3
9 365 (16.48%) AngularJS
10 362 (16.34%) XML
11 314 (14.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 310 (14.00%) .NET Framework
13 294 (13.27%) Ajax
14 244 (11.02%) WCF
15 142 (6.41%) REST
16 134 (6.05%) Sass
17 133 (6.00%) Entity Framework
17 133 (6.00%) JSON
18 128 (5.78%) XHTML
19 120 (5.42%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 259 (11.69%) User Experience
2 172 (7.77%) Mobile App
3 92 (4.15%) Computer Science
4 87 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
6 53 (2.39%) W3C
7 43 (1.94%) N-Tier
8 27 (1.22%) Client/Server
9 23 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
9 23 (1.04%) Social Media
10 16 (0.72%) Management Information System
11 15 (0.68%) Graphic Design
12 13 (0.59%) NHS
13 12 (0.54%) Mathematics
13 12 (0.54%) Social Network
13 12 (0.54%) iPhone
14 11 (0.50%) IVR
15 10 (0.45%) Animation
16 8 (0.36%) BBC
17 7 (0.32%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 213 (9.62%) Linux
2 212 (9.57%) Windows
3 91 (4.11%) Android
4 77 (3.48%) Apple iOS
5 27 (1.22%) UNIX
6 16 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (0.63%) Windows 7
8 11 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.23%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.23%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.23%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.090%) Debian
11 2 (0.090%) AIX
11 2 (0.090%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.090%) CentOS
11 2 (0.090%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.045%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.045%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.045%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 876 (39.55%) Agile Software Development
2 804 (36.30%) MVC
3 413 (18.65%) OO
4 311 (14.04%) TDD
5 297 (13.41%) Web Development
6 280 (12.64%) E-Commerce
7 270 (12.19%) Scrum
8 254 (11.47%) OOP
9 185 (8.35%) Software Engineering
10 182 (8.22%) SDLC
11 168 (7.58%) Unit Testing
12 158 (7.13%) Web Design
13 121 (5.46%) Responsive Web Design
13 121 (5.46%) Mentoring
14 105 (4.74%) Continuous Integration
15 99 (4.47%) CRM
16 90 (4.06%) BDD
17 81 (3.66%) Project Management
18 77 (3.48%) SOA
19 72 (3.25%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 939 (42.39%) C#
2 723 (32.64%) SQL
3 617 (27.86%) PHP
4 346 (15.62%) Java
5 142 (6.41%) VB.NET
6 123 (5.55%) T-SQL
7 79 (3.57%) VB
8 54 (2.44%) Python
9 53 (2.39%) Objective-C
10 48 (2.17%) Ruby
10 48 (2.17%) C++
11 42 (1.90%) PHP5
12 38 (1.72%) PL/SQL
13 37 (1.67%) Perl
14 27 (1.22%) Apple Swift
14 27 (1.22%) C
15 19 (0.86%) VB6
15 19 (0.86%) VBScript
16 17 (0.77%) Bash Shell
17 16 (0.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 275 (12.42%) Degree
2 49 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (0.77%) MCP
4 13 (0.59%) MCSD
5 11 (0.50%) MCAD
5 11 (0.50%) MCTS
6 9 (0.41%) ISEB
7 7 (0.32%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.23%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.090%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.045%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.045%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.045%) HND
11 1 (0.045%) CCNA
11 1 (0.045%) PhD
11 1 (0.045%) MCSE
11 1 (0.045%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.045%) OCA
11 1 (0.045%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.30%) QA
2 14 (0.63%) WAI
3 7 (0.32%) HL7
4 4 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.14%) SLA
6 1 (0.045%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.045%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (0.23%) Hyper-V
1 5 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (0.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.090%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.090%) Plesk
3 2 (0.090%) Puppet
4 1 (0.045%) Graphite
4 1 (0.045%) Salt
4 1 (0.045%) Ansible
4 1 (0.045%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.045%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.045%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 320 (14.45%) Microsoft
2 159 (7.18%) Oracle
3 116 (5.24%) Zend
4 72 (3.25%) Google
5 54 (2.44%) Adobe
6 47 (2.12%) Twitter
7 44 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
8 30 (1.35%) Xamarin
8 30 (1.35%) Facebook
9 26 (1.17%) Telerik
10 25 (1.13%) Sitecore
11 17 (0.77%) Perforce
12 16 (0.72%) Apple
13 15 (0.68%) EPiServer
14 12 (0.54%) DevExpress
15 10 (0.45%) VMware
16 8 (0.36%) IBM
17 6 (0.27%) Yahoo!
17 6 (0.27%) Red Hat
17 6 (0.27%) SAP
Blackpool, Lancashire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 minutes ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 minutes ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 37 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 37 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible Salary Levels / Working Pat
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £35-45k DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + agency environment bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Clayton Group
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago