The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 209 141 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.59% 13.08% 12.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.38% 26.21% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 178 132 135
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
JavaScript
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
666 538 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 52.86% 49.91% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 576 491 549
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -0.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

JavaScript
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript across the South Wales region.

JavaScript Salary Trend in South Wales

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in South Wales

JavaScript
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Cardiff +9 145 £35,000 +14.41% 11
Torfaen +6 23 £34,000 +9.67%
Newport -18 14 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Caerphilly +4 7 £30,000 -14.28%
Bridgend -8 5 £38,500 +5.47% 1
Glamorgan - 5 £35,000 - 1
Vale of Glamorgan -1 3 £37,500 +11.11%
Neath Port Talbot +1 2 £36,000 +1.40%
Gwent -2 1 £38,000 -15.55% 1
JavaScript
Wales

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

1 285 (72.15%) HTML
2 238 (60.25%) CSS
3 192 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
4 142 (35.95%) jQuery
5 141 (35.70%) .NET
6 127 (32.15%) C#
6 127 (32.15%) MVC
7 117 (29.62%) Java
8 106 (26.84%) SQL Server
9 105 (26.58%) HTML5
10 99 (25.06%) ASP.NET
11 98 (24.81%) Scrum
12 92 (23.29%) AngularJS
13 89 (22.53%) SQL
14 86 (21.77%) Linux
15 79 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 78 (19.75%) PHP
17 66 (16.71%) MS Excel
18 65 (16.46%) CSS3
19 64 (16.20%) Web Services
20 63 (15.95%) Python
21 55 (13.92%) Git (software)
21 55 (13.92%) Degree
22 54 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC
23 53 (13.42%) OO
23 53 (13.42%) XML
24 48 (12.15%) Subversion
25 47 (11.90%) Perl
25 47 (11.90%) MySQL
26 46 (11.65%) C++

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 35 (8.86%) Node.js
2 15 (3.80%) Apache
3 11 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.28%) CMS
6 8 (2.03%) JBoss
7 5 (1.27%) Confluence
8 4 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.01%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.76%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.76%) WordPress
10 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.51%) IIS
10 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.51%) SAS
10 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.25%) Drupal
11 1 (0.25%) concrete5
Applications
1 66 (16.71%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.56%) MS Office
3 8 (2.03%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.25%) InDesign
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) SPSS
5 1 (0.25%) Stata
Business Applications
1 9 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.80%) SaaS
2 12 (3.04%) GitHub
3 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.51%) Sage Pay
4 2 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.32%) HTTP
2 12 (3.04%) Internet
2 12 (3.04%) DVB
3 10 (2.53%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.52%) VoIP
5 3 (0.76%) IP Telephony
5 3 (0.76%) SSH
5 3 (0.76%) SAN
5 3 (0.76%) RFID
6 2 (0.51%) Firewall
6 2 (0.51%) LAN
6 2 (0.51%) Multicast
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.25%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (26.84%) SQL Server
2 47 (11.90%) MySQL
3 30 (7.59%) MongoDB
4 18 (4.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (2.78%) Big Data
6 9 (2.28%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (2.03%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.01%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.51%) HPCC
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.25%) Xcelsius
11 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 55 (13.92%) Git (software)
2 48 (12.15%) Subversion
3 38 (9.62%) Visual Studio
4 24 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (6.08%) Jenkins
5 18 (4.56%) JUnit
6 17 (4.30%) Cucumber
7 14 (3.54%) JIRA
7 14 (3.54%) Selenium
8 13 (3.29%) Eclipse
9 12 (3.04%) Mercurial
10 11 (2.78%) Maven
11 10 (2.53%) Ant
11 10 (2.53%) JMeter
12 9 (2.28%) Gradle
13 7 (1.77%) IntelliJ
14 4 (1.01%) MSTest
15 3 (0.76%) NUnit
15 3 (0.76%) TeamCity
15 3 (0.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 35 (8.86%) Telecoms
2 30 (7.59%) Marketing
3 22 (5.57%) Finance
4 12 (3.04%) Advertising
5 10 (2.53%) Banking
6 5 (1.27%) Retail
7 4 (1.01%) Electronics
7 4 (1.01%) Legal
8 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.51%) Publishing
8 2 (0.51%) Games
8 2 (0.51%) Military
9 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 259 (65.57%) Developer
2 66 (16.71%) .NET Developer
3 56 (14.18%) Front-End Developer
4 51 (12.91%) PHP Developer
5 43 (10.89%) Senior Developer
6 39 (9.87%) C# Developer
7 30 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 29 (7.34%) Analyst
9 27 (6.84%) Software Engineer
10 22 (5.57%) Web Developer
11 18 (4.56%) Test Engineer
11 18 (4.56%) Test Automation Engineer
11 18 (4.56%) Automation Engineer
12 17 (4.30%) Technical Support
13 16 (4.05%) Software Developer
14 14 (3.54%) Lead Developer
14 14 (3.54%) Team Leader
15 12 (3.04%) Junior
16 11 (2.78%) Test Analyst
16 11 (2.78%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (72.15%) HTML
2 238 (60.25%) CSS
3 142 (35.95%) jQuery
4 141 (35.70%) .NET
5 105 (26.58%) HTML5
6 99 (25.06%) ASP.NET
7 92 (23.29%) AngularJS
8 65 (16.46%) CSS3
9 64 (16.20%) Web Services
10 54 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 53 (13.42%) XML
12 44 (11.14%) REST
13 43 (10.89%) Ajax
14 34 (8.61%) Ember.js
15 32 (8.10%) Backbone.js
16 26 (6.58%) WCF
17 21 (5.32%) JSON
17 21 (5.32%) Spring
18 18 (4.56%) SOAP
18 18 (4.56%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.63%) User Experience
2 33 (8.35%) DTV
3 18 (4.56%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.56%) Digital Media
4 14 (3.54%) Client/Server
5 13 (3.29%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.53%) iPhone
7 9 (2.28%) Web 2.0
8 8 (2.03%) Cryptography
8 8 (2.03%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.03%) iPad
8 8 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.27%) Streaming Video
10 3 (0.76%) Clustering
10 3 (0.76%) Blog
11 2 (0.51%) IPTV
11 2 (0.51%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.51%) Tandem
11 2 (0.51%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.51%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 86 (21.77%) Linux
2 39 (9.87%) Windows
3 31 (7.85%) UNIX
4 29 (7.34%) Android
5 28 (7.09%) Apple iOS
6 14 (3.54%) Mac OS X
7 13 (3.29%) Solaris
8 3 (0.76%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.51%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (32.15%) MVC
3 98 (24.81%) Scrum
4 53 (13.42%) OO
5 43 (10.89%) Web Development
6 38 (9.62%) OOP
7 36 (9.11%) Software Engineering
8 33 (8.35%) SDLC
9 29 (7.34%) Automation Testing
9 29 (7.34%) TDD
9 29 (7.34%) Test Management
10 28 (7.09%) CRM
11 25 (6.33%) Regression Testing
12 22 (5.57%) Test Automation
13 21 (5.32%) Continuous Delivery
13 21 (5.32%) API Testing
14 20 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (4.56%) Web Design
16 16 (4.05%) Product Management
16 16 (4.05%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 127 (32.15%) C#
2 117 (29.62%) Java
3 89 (22.53%) SQL
4 78 (19.75%) PHP
5 63 (15.95%) Python
6 47 (11.90%) Perl
7 46 (11.65%) C++
8 35 (8.86%) Bash Shell
9 27 (6.84%) T-SQL
10 21 (5.32%) Objective-C
11 20 (5.06%) Ruby
11 20 (5.06%) C
11 20 (5.06%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.28%) Groovy
13 7 (1.77%) Scala
13 7 (1.77%) Korn
14 6 (1.52%) PHP5
15 5 (1.27%) Go
16 3 (0.76%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.76%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 55 (13.92%) Degree
2 15 (3.80%) ISEB
3 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.51%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.28%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (0.76%) Firmware
2 2 (0.51%) Docker
3 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.51%) Puppet
2 1 (0.25%) cPanel
Vendors
1 79 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.82%) Oracle
3 14 (3.54%) Zend
3 14 (3.54%) Twitter
4 13 (3.29%) Facebook
5 10 (2.53%) Adobe
6 9 (2.28%) Apple
6 9 (2.28%) TOWER Software
7 8 (2.03%) Perforce
7 8 (2.03%) Google
8 4 (1.01%) IBM
9 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.51%) PayPal
10 1 (0.25%) Citrix
10 1 (0.25%) Avaya
10 1 (0.25%) Borland
10 1 (0.25%) SAP
10 1 (0.25%) Cognos
10 1 (0.25%) Cisco
Newport, Gwent
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Monmouthshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 50000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 16 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £21000 - £33500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago