The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 1 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 22 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 31.88% 12.50% 21.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 84.62% 21.43% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 9
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,100 £28,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
JavaScript
West 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 Swansea region.

Programming Languages Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 42 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 37.68% 58.33% 80.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 41
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Swansea

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Swansea

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 (80.65%) HTML
2 21 (67.74%) .NET
3 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
3 20 (64.52%) CSS
4 19 (61.29%) C#
4 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
5 18 (58.06%) HTML5
6 16 (51.61%) jQuery
6 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (41.94%) SQL
8 11 (35.48%) MVC
9 10 (32.26%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (25.81%) TypeScript
11 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
12 7 (22.58%) Scrum
12 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (22.58%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (22.58%) Durandal
12 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (19.35%) Degree
13 6 (19.35%) OO
13 6 (19.35%) TDD
14 5 (16.13%) OOD
14 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
14 5 (16.13%) Sass
14 5 (16.13%) CSS3
14 5 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (12.90%) Node.js

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 (12.90%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (22.58%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) Moq
2 1 (3.23%) NUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Senior Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Software Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Java Architect
6 4 (12.90%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Architect
6 4 (12.90%) Technical Architect
6 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (80.65%) HTML
2 21 (67.74%) .NET
3 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
3 20 (64.52%) CSS
4 18 (58.06%) HTML5
5 16 (51.61%) jQuery
6 10 (32.26%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (22.58%) Durandal
9 5 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
9 5 (16.13%) Sass
9 5 (16.13%) CSS3
10 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
10 4 (12.90%) WCF
10 4 (12.90%) XHTML
10 4 (12.90%) Ajax
11 2 (6.45%) NHibernate
11 2 (6.45%) XML
12 1 (3.23%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Android
1 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) MVC
3 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (22.58%) Scrum
5 6 (19.35%) OO
5 6 (19.35%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) OOD
7 4 (12.90%) B2B
7 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.68%) OOP
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.45%) Web Development
9 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.45%) Product Management
10 1 (3.23%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (3.23%) Kanban
10 1 (3.23%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) TypeScript
4 4 (12.90%) Scala
4 4 (12.90%) CoffeeScript
4 4 (12.90%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft