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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ECMAScript
Rank 877 879 888
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing ECMAScript 15 35 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.030% 0.011%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.027% 0.058% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 11
Average salary £57,500 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.18% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +13.63%

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
56372 60611 57235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.40% 51.70% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48025 51462 49129
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 July 2015 within the UK.

ECMAScript Salary Histogram in the UK

ECMAScript
Top 7 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 29 July 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
England +12 15 £57,500 +27.77% 3
London +24 11 £57,500 +27.77% 3
Brighton - 3 £32,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £32,000 -
South East - 3 £32,000 -
Bristol -14 1 £42,500 +13.33%
South West -22 1 £42,500 -5.55%

ECMAScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 44 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (65.91%) HTML
2 29 (65.91%) CSS
3 24 (54.55%) Finance
4 20 (45.45%) Ajax
5 19 (43.18%) jQuery
5 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (40.91%) HTML5
6 18 (40.91%) CSS3
7 15 (34.09%) Web Development
7 15 (34.09%) XML
8 14 (31.82%) C++
8 14 (31.82%) Backbone.js
8 14 (31.82%) Node.js
9 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
9 13 (29.55%) Degree
9 13 (29.55%) JSON
10 12 (27.27%) Dojo
10 12 (27.27%) RESTful
10 12 (27.27%) Web Services
11 10 (22.73%) Java
11 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
11 10 (22.73%) Ext JS
11 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
11 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
11 10 (22.73%) YUI
11 10 (22.73%) Jasmine
11 10 (22.73%) Sinon.JS
11 10 (22.73%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (15.91%) JPA

ECMAScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (31.82%) Node.js
2 5 (11.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (11.36%) Apache
3 2 (4.55%) GlassFish
3 2 (4.55%) Mule
3 2 (4.55%) Confluence
3 2 (4.55%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (4.55%) Mule ESB
3 2 (4.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Photoshop
1 3 (6.82%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) SMTP
2 2 (4.55%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
2 5 (11.36%) Jackrabbit
2 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Jasmine
1 10 (22.73%) Sinon.JS
1 10 (22.73%) Karma Test Runner
2 7 (15.91%) JUnit
3 6 (13.64%) Bower
4 5 (11.36%) Log4j
5 3 (6.82%) Maven
5 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.82%) gulp
5 3 (6.82%) Grunt
6 2 (4.55%) Ant
6 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.55%) Mockito
6 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.55%) FindBugs
6 2 (4.55%) FitNesse
6 2 (4.55%) EasyMock
6 2 (4.55%) Checkstyle
6 2 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Developer
2 29 (65.91%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Programmer
4 5 (11.36%) Java Programmer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.82%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 3 (6.82%) HTML Developer
6 3 (6.82%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (65.91%) HTML
1 29 (65.91%) CSS
2 20 (45.45%) Ajax
3 19 (43.18%) jQuery
4 18 (40.91%) HTML5
4 18 (40.91%) CSS3
5 15 (34.09%) XML
6 14 (31.82%) Backbone.js
7 13 (29.55%) JSON
7 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
8 12 (27.27%) Dojo
8 12 (27.27%) RESTful
8 12 (27.27%) Web Services
9 10 (22.73%) Ext JS
9 10 (22.73%) YUI
10 7 (15.91%) JPA
10 7 (15.91%) JSF
10 7 (15.91%) Hibernate
10 7 (15.91%) JSP
10 7 (15.91%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
1 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.82%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.27%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.27%) Equities
4 1 (2.27%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Android
1 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.82%) UNIX
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) Web Development
3 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
4 5 (11.36%) Use Case
4 5 (11.36%) UML
4 5 (11.36%) Android Development
4 5 (11.36%) iOS Development
5 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.09%) TDD
6 3 (6.82%) OO
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.82%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 2 (4.55%) Data Management
7 2 (4.55%) ATDD
7 2 (4.55%) Analytics
7 2 (4.55%) E-Discovery
7 2 (4.55%) Validation
7 2 (4.55%) Scrum
8 1 (2.27%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (31.82%) C++
3 10 (22.73%) Java
4 3 (6.82%) PHP
5 2 (4.55%) Python
5 2 (4.55%) Ruby
5 2 (4.55%) Scala
6 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Adobe
3 3 (6.82%) Zend
4 1 (2.27%) NorthgateArinso
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago