The table below looks at the statistics for ECMAScript skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ECMAScript over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ECMAScript
Rank 856 853 864
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing ECMAScript 22 40 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.039% 0.019%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.041% 0.073% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 21
Average salary £54,250 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,450 £34,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £55,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +47.05%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53381 54777 60119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.41% 53.39% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45852 46039 52799
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

ECMAScript
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ECMAScript within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ECMAScript Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ECMAScript
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ECMAScript within the UK.

ECMAScript Salary Trend in the UK

ECMAScript
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ECMAScript over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

ECMAScript Salary Histogram in the UK

ECMAScript
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ECMAScript within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 18 £57,500 +4.54% 3
England -11 18 £57,500 +15.00% 3
South Wales - 3 £46,000 -
Wales - 3 £46,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £46,000 -
Glasgow +6 1 - -
City of London -1 1 £65,000 -10.34%
Scotland -3 1 - -

ECMAScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ECMAScript 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 ECMAScript.

1 48 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (66.67%) CSS
3 24 (50.00%) HTML
4 21 (43.75%) OO
5 20 (41.67%) Node.js
6 18 (37.50%) Apple iOS
6 18 (37.50%) Android
7 16 (33.33%) CSS3
7 16 (33.33%) C++
7 16 (33.33%) Finance
8 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
8 15 (31.25%) Ajax
8 15 (31.25%) Subversion
9 14 (29.17%) Java
9 14 (29.17%) MySQL
9 14 (29.17%) XHTML
9 14 (29.17%) XML
10 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (25.00%) Web Development
11 12 (25.00%) Apache
11 12 (25.00%) MVC
12 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
12 11 (22.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (22.92%) User Experience
13 10 (20.83%) Apache POI
13 10 (20.83%) Android Development
13 10 (20.83%) iOS Development
13 10 (20.83%) Relational Database
13 10 (20.83%) Apache Commons
13 10 (20.83%) JPedal

ECMAScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ECMAScript 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 ECMAScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (41.67%) Node.js
2 12 (25.00%) Apache
3 10 (20.83%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (4.17%) CMS
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) SaaS
1 3 (6.25%) GitHub
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) SMTP
2 5 (10.42%) Internet
3 3 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) MySQL
2 10 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 10 (20.83%) RDBMS
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 15 (31.25%) Subversion
2 10 (20.83%) Log4j
2 10 (20.83%) JUnit
3 8 (16.67%) Grunt
4 2 (4.17%) JsTestDriver
4 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.17%) PHPUnit
4 2 (4.17%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) Maven
5 1 (2.08%) Bower
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (87.50%) Developer
2 24 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Programmer
6 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Java Programmer
7 3 (6.25%) UI Programmer
7 3 (6.25%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior UI Developer
8 2 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Real Time Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Lead Software Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (66.67%) CSS
2 24 (50.00%) HTML
3 16 (33.33%) CSS3
4 15 (31.25%) Ajax
5 14 (29.17%) XHTML
5 14 (29.17%) XML
6 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
6 11 (22.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (20.83%) Apache POI
7 10 (20.83%) Apache Commons
7 10 (20.83%) JPedal
7 10 (20.83%) JFreeChart
7 10 (20.83%) FusionCharts
7 10 (20.83%) amCharts
7 10 (20.83%) Apache Sling
7 10 (20.83%) Apache Felix
7 10 (20.83%) J2EE
7 10 (20.83%) JCE
7 10 (20.83%) SAX
7 10 (20.83%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) User Experience
2 10 (20.83%) Client/Server
3 8 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (14.58%) Fixed Income
4 7 (14.58%) Equities
5 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.17%) W3C
5 2 (4.17%) Open Source
5 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Apple iOS
1 18 (37.50%) Android
2 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Windows Phone
3 7 (14.58%) Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) OO
2 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) Web Development
3 12 (25.00%) MVC
4 10 (20.83%) Android Development
4 10 (20.83%) iOS Development
4 10 (20.83%) UML
4 10 (20.83%) Use Case
4 10 (20.83%) TDD
5 8 (16.67%) MVVM
5 8 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (14.58%) Multithreading
7 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.42%) Low Latency
8 3 (6.25%) Scrum
8 3 (6.25%) Software Architecture
8 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.17%) OO PHP
9 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (33.33%) C++
3 14 (29.17%) Java
4 9 (18.75%) C
5 8 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (8.33%) Python
6 4 (8.33%) PHP
7 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.17%) SQL
7 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Adobe
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle
2 2 (4.17%) DataCash
2 2 (4.17%) Zend
3 1 (2.08%) Bloomberg
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