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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 10 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 17.86% 25.00% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.04% 52.17% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 3
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +59.09%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
JavaScript
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 48.21% 47.92% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 11
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Sussex

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 25 (92.59%) HTML
2 20 (74.07%) CSS
3 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (48.15%) Mentoring
5 12 (44.44%) jQuery
6 11 (40.74%) REST
6 11 (40.74%) PHP
6 11 (40.74%) Web Services
7 10 (37.04%) SQL
7 10 (37.04%) HTML5
8 9 (33.33%) Node.js
8 9 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 9 (33.33%) Drupal
8 9 (33.33%) PHP5
8 9 (33.33%) Open Source
8 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 9 (33.33%) Web Development
9 8 (29.63%) Ajax
9 8 (29.63%) User Experience
10 7 (25.93%) Coaching
10 7 (25.93%) FMCG
10 7 (25.93%) Apache Flex
10 7 (25.93%) Content Management
10 7 (25.93%) Omniture
10 7 (25.93%) Retail
10 7 (25.93%) SEO
10 7 (25.93%) CMS
10 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
10 7 (25.93%) Photoshop

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 9 (33.33%) Node.js
1 9 (33.33%) Drupal
2 7 (25.93%) CMS
3 6 (22.22%) JBoss
3 6 (22.22%) Apache
3 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 6 (22.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 6 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 6 (22.22%) JUnit
1 6 (22.22%) NetBeans
1 6 (22.22%) StarTeam
1 6 (22.22%) Maven
1 6 (22.22%) Subversion
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Behat
3 1 (3.70%) NUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.93%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) German Language
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Software Developer
3 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce Specialist
3 7 (25.93%) Webmaster
3 7 (25.93%) Software Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) HTML
2 20 (74.07%) CSS
3 12 (44.44%) jQuery
4 11 (40.74%) REST
4 11 (40.74%) Web Services
5 10 (37.04%) HTML5
6 9 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 8 (29.63%) Ajax
8 7 (25.93%) Apache Flex
8 7 (25.93%) XML
9 6 (22.22%) JMS
9 6 (22.22%) JDBC
9 6 (22.22%) Servlets
9 6 (22.22%) SOAP
9 6 (22.22%) J2EE
9 6 (22.22%) J2SE
9 6 (22.22%) JSON
9 6 (22.22%) Spring
9 6 (22.22%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Open Source
2 8 (29.63%) User Experience
3 7 (25.93%) FMCG
4 6 (22.22%) Clustering
5 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Mentoring
3 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 9 (33.33%) Web Development
4 7 (25.93%) Coaching
4 7 (25.93%) Content Management
4 7 (25.93%) SEO
4 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
5 6 (22.22%) UML
5 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 6 (22.22%) AOP
6 2 (7.41%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) BDD
7 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.70%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
7 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) PHP
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) PHP5
4 6 (22.22%) Java
4 6 (22.22%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) OCPJP
1 6 (22.22%) OCMJD
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Omniture
2 6 (22.22%) Sun
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle