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 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 9 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 9 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 18.37% 10.84% 8.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 15.79% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 6
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £33,200 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
18 57 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 36.73% 68.67% 85.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 57 55
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Swansea

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 22 (75.86%) HTML
2 20 (68.97%) HTML5
3 18 (62.07%) .NET
3 18 (62.07%) C#
4 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
5 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
6 14 (48.28%) CSS
6 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (44.83%) MVC
7 13 (44.83%) jQuery
8 9 (31.03%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (27.59%) SQL
10 7 (24.14%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (24.14%) TypeScript
10 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (20.69%) Durandal
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (17.24%) Degree
12 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
12 5 (17.24%) TDD
12 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
12 5 (17.24%) Node.js
12 5 (17.24%) CSS3
13 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (13.79%) Sass
13 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (13.79%) Scrum
13 4 (13.79%) Finance

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 5 (17.24%) Node.js
2 3 (10.34%) Umbraco
3 2 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.45%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) NUnit
1 2 (6.90%) Moq
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Senior Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Software Developer
4 6 (20.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Architect
6 4 (13.79%) Technical Architect
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Java Architect
6 4 (13.79%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.45%) UI Designer
8 1 (3.45%) Designer
8 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) HTML
2 20 (68.97%) HTML5
3 18 (62.07%) .NET
4 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
5 14 (48.28%) CSS
6 13 (44.83%) jQuery
7 9 (31.03%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (20.69%) Durandal
10 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
10 5 (17.24%) CSS3
11 4 (13.79%) Sass
11 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
12 3 (10.34%) Ajax
12 3 (10.34%) XHTML
12 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (6.90%) Autofac
13 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Statistics
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Android
1 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) MVC
3 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (17.24%) TDD
5 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) OO
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.34%) B2B
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) OOD
7 2 (6.90%) OOP
7 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (6.90%) Product Management
8 1 (3.45%) Market Research
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) TypeScript
4 4 (13.79%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) Scala
5 3 (10.34%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) VCP4
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
Swansea, West Glamorgan
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