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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ECMAScript
Rank 926 942 951
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Permanent jobs citing ECMAScript 22 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.026% 0.040%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.041% 0.051% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 29
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -20.93%

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
53582 56345 63050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.86% 50.93% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 46315 47874 53315
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 April 2016 within the UK.

ECMAScript Salary Histogram in the UK

ECMAScript
Top 14 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 April 2016. 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 +2 22 £45,000 +5.88% 10
London -4 11 £75,000 +87.50% 9
South West +8 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Wiltshire - 6 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £42,500 -
Loughborough - 3 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £42,500 -
Nottingham - 2 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £40,000 -
City of London +44 1 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Orpington - 1 £52,500 - 1
Somerset - 1 £45,000 -
Bath - 1 £45,000 -
Corsham - 1 £45,000 -

ECMAScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 57 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 45 (78.95%) CSS
3 44 (77.19%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (71.93%) HTML
4 41 (71.93%) ES6
5 39 (68.42%) CSS3
6 37 (64.91%) HTML5
7 32 (56.14%) TDD
8 30 (52.63%) OO
9 29 (50.88%) AngularJS
10 25 (43.86%) Java
11 22 (38.60%) D3.js
12 21 (36.84%) jQuery
12 21 (36.84%) Git (software)
13 20 (35.09%) Scrum
13 20 (35.09%) KnockoutJS
13 20 (35.09%) React
14 19 (33.33%) Front End Development
14 19 (33.33%) Node.js
15 17 (29.82%) Web Development
15 17 (29.82%) JSON
16 16 (28.07%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (28.07%) RequireJS
17 15 (26.32%) OOP
17 15 (26.32%) Subversion
18 13 (22.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 12 (21.05%) Ember.js
20 10 (17.54%) LESS
20 10 (17.54%) Grunt
20 10 (17.54%) User Experience

ECMAScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 19 (33.33%) Node.js
2 6 (10.53%) Apache
3 3 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.75%) nginx
4 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Internet
2 3 (5.26%) HTTP
2 3 (5.26%) SMTP
3 1 (1.75%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) Big Data
2 8 (14.04%) MySQL
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.26%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.51%) InfluxDB
6 2 (3.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 15 (26.32%) Subversion
3 10 (17.54%) Grunt
4 9 (15.79%) Mercurial
5 8 (14.04%) Jasmine
6 7 (12.28%) Babel
7 5 (8.77%) gulp
8 4 (7.02%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (7.02%) Mocha
9 3 (5.26%) JUnit
9 3 (5.26%) Log4j
9 3 (5.26%) Maven
9 3 (5.26%) PHPUnit
10 2 (3.51%) Protractor
11 1 (1.75%) Bower
11 1 (1.75%) Broccoli
11 1 (1.75%) Capybara
11 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.75%) Travis CI
11 1 (1.75%) webpack
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Advertising
2 3 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.75%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (77.19%) Developer
2 35 (61.40%) JavaScript Developer
3 17 (29.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Agile Developer
6 7 (12.28%) JavaScript Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Lead Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Programmer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 6 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (10.53%) HTML Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Angular Developer
8 5 (8.77%) UI Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Java Programmer
9 3 (5.26%) Lead Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Systems Developer
9 3 (5.26%) UX Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (78.95%) CSS
2 41 (71.93%) HTML
3 39 (68.42%) CSS3
4 37 (64.91%) HTML5
5 29 (50.88%) AngularJS
6 22 (38.60%) D3.js
7 21 (36.84%) jQuery
8 20 (35.09%) KnockoutJS
8 20 (35.09%) React
9 17 (29.82%) JSON
10 16 (28.07%) RequireJS
11 13 (22.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (21.05%) Ember.js
13 10 (17.54%) LESS
14 9 (15.79%) Backbone.js
15 8 (14.04%) Ionic Framework
15 8 (14.04%) Sass
16 7 (12.28%) Apache Cordova
16 7 (12.28%) Spring
17 6 (10.53%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) User Experience
2 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.51%) Fintech
4 1 (1.75%) Blog
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Android
1 7 (12.28%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.77%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Debian
3 4 (7.02%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Phone
4 3 (5.26%) CentOS
5 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (77.19%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (56.14%) TDD
3 30 (52.63%) OO
4 20 (35.09%) Scrum
5 19 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 17 (29.82%) Web Development
7 16 (28.07%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (26.32%) OOP
9 10 (17.54%) Pair Programming
10 9 (15.79%) Cross-Browser Development
11 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
12 6 (10.53%) MVC
13 5 (8.77%) DevOps
13 5 (8.77%) Open Source
13 5 (8.77%) SOLID
14 4 (7.02%) Analytics
14 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
14 4 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (7.02%) Use Case
15 3 (5.26%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 41 (71.93%) ES6
3 25 (43.86%) Java
4 7 (12.28%) Scala
5 5 (8.77%) C#
6 4 (7.02%) PHP
7 3 (5.26%) ActionScript
7 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.26%) C
7 3 (5.26%) C++
7 3 (5.26%) Groovy
7 3 (5.26%) Python
8 1 (1.75%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.75%) Ruby
8 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) WAI
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Adobe
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) Apple
3 2 (3.51%) Yahoo!
4 1 (1.75%) Google
4 1 (1.75%) Symantec
Orpington, Kent
Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Highly competitive compensation package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago