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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 5 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 11.11% 13.56% 17.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 21.62% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 12
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,750 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,000 £39,850
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
15 74 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 33.33% 62.71% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 74 41
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 21 April 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Swansea

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 14 (66.67%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) .NET
3 12 (57.14%) C#
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) HTML5
4 10 (47.62%) MVC
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
5 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 8 (38.10%) CSS
7 7 (33.33%) jQuery
8 6 (28.57%) SQL
9 5 (23.81%) Java
9 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 5 (23.81%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (19.05%) Scala
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (14.29%) XHTML
11 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 3 (14.29%) TDD
11 3 (14.29%) Web Development
11 3 (14.29%) Degree
11 3 (14.29%) SaaS
11 3 (14.29%) Node.js
11 3 (14.29%) AngularJS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 3 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.76%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) NUnit
1 2 (9.52%) Moq
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Java Architect
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Designer
7 1 (4.76%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) .NET
3 12 (57.14%) HTML5
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
5 8 (38.10%) CSS
6 7 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (14.29%) XHTML
8 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (9.52%) Durandal
9 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (9.52%) Ajax
9 2 (9.52%) NHibernate
9 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
9 2 (9.52%) XML
9 2 (9.52%) Sass
9 2 (9.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (9.52%) Product Management
6 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) B2B
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Market Research
7 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) Scala
5 3 (14.29%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.76%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft