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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ECMAScript
Rank 871 875 873
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing ECMAScript 32 53 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.046% 0.015%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.057% 0.087% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 17
Average salary £38,750 £58,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.04% +11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £49,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £95,250 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +53.84%

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
56040 61209 59620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.64% 52.78% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 47671 51498 51275
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +44 29 £38,750 -35.41% 2
London 0 28 £35,000 -46.15% 2
Scotland -9 3 - -
Glasgow -20 3 - -
City of London +9 2 £60,000 -33.33% 1
South West -20 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Bristol - 1 £42,500 -

ECMAScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 27 (56.25%) Node.js
3 24 (50.00%) Finance
4 23 (47.92%) C++
5 22 (45.83%) HTML
5 22 (45.83%) CSS
6 14 (29.17%) Java
6 14 (29.17%) OO
7 12 (25.00%) MySQL
7 12 (25.00%) XML
7 12 (25.00%) XHTML
7 12 (25.00%) Ajax
8 10 (20.83%) Apache
8 10 (20.83%) Web Development
8 10 (20.83%) HTML5
8 10 (20.83%) CSS3
9 9 (18.75%) Oracle
9 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 9 (18.75%) JUnit
9 9 (18.75%) JSP
9 9 (18.75%) Servlets
9 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
9 9 (18.75%) JSF
9 9 (18.75%) jQuery
9 9 (18.75%) JPA
10 8 (16.67%) J2EE
10 8 (16.67%) DOM
10 8 (16.67%) XSL
10 8 (16.67%) UML
10 8 (16.67%) J2SE

ECMAScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 27 (56.25%) Node.js
2 10 (20.83%) Apache
3 8 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (4.17%) CMS
5 1 (2.08%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.08%) Mule
5 1 (2.08%) Confluence
5 1 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (2.08%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) SaaS
1 3 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) SMTP
2 4 (8.33%) Internet
3 3 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) MySQL
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 8 (16.67%) Jackrabbit
3 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) JUnit
2 8 (16.67%) Log4j
2 8 (16.67%) Subversion
3 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.42%) Grunt
5 3 (6.25%) JsTestDriver
5 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.25%) Maven
5 3 (6.25%) Selenium
6 2 (4.17%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.08%) Mockito
7 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.08%) FindBugs
7 1 (2.08%) Bower
7 1 (2.08%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.08%) EasyMock
7 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.08%) Checkstyle
7 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 24 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (75.00%) Developer
2 25 (52.08%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Programmer
4 8 (16.67%) Java Programmer
5 6 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.25%) UI Developer
7 3 (6.25%) UI Programmer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior UI Developer
8 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Architect
9 1 (2.08%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Lead Software Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) CSS
1 22 (45.83%) HTML
2 12 (25.00%) XML
2 12 (25.00%) XHTML
2 12 (25.00%) Ajax
3 10 (20.83%) HTML5
3 10 (20.83%) CSS3
4 9 (18.75%) jQuery
4 9 (18.75%) JPA
4 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
4 9 (18.75%) JSP
4 9 (18.75%) Servlets
4 9 (18.75%) JSF
5 8 (16.67%) Apache Sling
5 8 (16.67%) Apache Felix
5 8 (16.67%) Apache Commons
5 8 (16.67%) JPedal
5 8 (16.67%) JFreeChart
5 8 (16.67%) FusionCharts
5 8 (16.67%) amCharts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 6 (12.50%) Fixed Income
2 6 (12.50%) Equities
3 4 (8.33%) User Experience
4 2 (4.17%) W3C
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.17%) Open Source
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) Derivative
5 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Android
1 8 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 7 (14.58%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) OO
2 10 (20.83%) Web Development
3 8 (16.67%) Use Case
3 8 (16.67%) UML
3 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) Android Development
3 8 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 6 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 6 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.42%) TDD
6 4 (8.33%) MVC
7 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.25%) Pair Programming
7 3 (6.25%) BDD
7 3 (6.25%) Software Architecture
8 2 (4.17%) E-Discovery
8 2 (4.17%) System Testing
8 2 (4.17%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (47.92%) C++
3 14 (29.17%) Java
4 6 (12.50%) Python
4 6 (12.50%) C
5 4 (8.33%) Ruby
5 4 (8.33%) PHP
6 2 (4.17%) SQL
6 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle
2 8 (16.67%) Adobe
3 2 (4.17%) Zend
3 2 (4.17%) DataCash
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