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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 3 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 6.98% 22.45% 9.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 47.83% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 4
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +52.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
8 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 18.60% 46.94% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 20
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016, 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 11 (78.57%) jQuery
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) Front End Development
7 4 (28.57%) Agile Testing
7 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (28.57%) User Experience
7 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (28.57%) CSS3
7 4 (28.57%) Time Management
7 4 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) Advertising
7 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) XML
8 3 (21.43%) CMS
8 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
9 2 (14.29%) SDLC
9 2 (14.29%) Fireworks
9 2 (14.29%) C

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (21.43%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Fireworks
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Advertising
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Developer
3 4 (28.57%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (28.57%) UX Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C/C++ Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) jQuery
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 4 (28.57%) CSS3
5 4 (28.57%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 2 (14.29%) JSTL
7 2 (14.29%) XSLT
8 1 (7.14%) Ajax
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
8 1 (7.14%) Handlebars
8 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (7.14%) LINQ
8 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Front End Development
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) XPath
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft