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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ECMAScript
Rank 900 915 891
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs citing ECMAScript 35 22 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.021% 0.044%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.066% 0.041% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 29
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -11.81%

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
52734 53572 56146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.07% 50.33% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 45496 46036 47133
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016 within the UK.

ECMAScript Salary Histogram in the UK

ECMAScript
Top 10 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 11 February 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 +35 34 £45,000 -21.73% 6
London +12 23 £55,000 -4.34% 4
Wiltshire - 11 £45,000 -
South West - 11 £45,000 -
Bath - 9 £45,000 -
Corsham - 9 £45,000 -
Somerset - 9 £45,000 -
Orpington - 3 £42,500 -
Twickenham - 2 £65,000 -
City of London +53 1 £75,000 +15.38% 2

ECMAScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 60 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 50 (83.33%) CSS
3 43 (71.67%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (68.33%) HTML
5 40 (66.67%) CSS3
6 36 (60.00%) TDD
7 33 (55.00%) HTML5
8 32 (53.33%) OO
8 32 (53.33%) ES6
9 28 (46.67%) Git (software)
10 26 (43.33%) AngularJS
11 23 (38.33%) Scrum
12 22 (36.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (33.33%) Java
13 20 (33.33%) jQuery
14 17 (28.33%) JSON
14 17 (28.33%) Subversion
14 17 (28.33%) KnockoutJS
14 17 (28.33%) React
15 16 (26.67%) D3.js
16 15 (25.00%) Front End Development
17 14 (23.33%) User Experience
17 14 (23.33%) OOP
18 13 (21.67%) Pair Programming
18 13 (21.67%) Android
18 13 (21.67%) Apple iOS
18 13 (21.67%) Node.js
18 13 (21.67%) RequireJS
19 11 (18.33%) Grunt
19 11 (18.33%) MySQL

ECMAScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 13 (21.67%) Node.js
2 7 (11.67%) Apache
3 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Internet
2 6 (10.00%) HTTP
3 4 (6.67%) SMTP
4 1 (1.67%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) MySQL
2 9 (15.00%) Big Data
3 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.67%) Jackrabbit
4 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 17 (28.33%) Subversion
3 11 (18.33%) Grunt
4 10 (16.67%) Mercurial
5 7 (11.67%) Jasmine
6 6 (10.00%) Babel
7 4 (6.67%) Bower
7 4 (6.67%) gulp
7 4 (6.67%) JUnit
7 4 (6.67%) Log4j
7 4 (6.67%) Mocha
8 3 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (5.00%) PHPUnit
8 3 (5.00%) Protractor
9 1 (1.67%) Broccoli
9 1 (1.67%) Capybara
9 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (8.33%) Marketing
2 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Publishing
3 3 (5.00%) Advertising
4 2 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (70.00%) Developer
2 32 (53.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Programmer
4 7 (11.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (11.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (11.67%) HTML Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Lead Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Java Programmer
7 4 (6.67%) JavaScript Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.00%) DevOps Architect
8 3 (5.00%) PHP Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Senior PHP Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (83.33%) CSS
2 41 (68.33%) HTML
3 40 (66.67%) CSS3
4 33 (55.00%) HTML5
5 26 (43.33%) AngularJS
6 22 (36.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 20 (33.33%) jQuery
8 17 (28.33%) JSON
8 17 (28.33%) KnockoutJS
8 17 (28.33%) React
9 16 (26.67%) D3.js
10 13 (21.67%) RequireJS
11 10 (16.67%) Ajax
11 10 (16.67%) Sass
12 9 (15.00%) JSP
12 9 (15.00%) Servlets
13 8 (13.33%) .NET
13 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
13 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (13.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) User Experience
2 8 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.67%) Blog
6 1 (1.67%) Fintech
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Android
1 13 (21.67%) Apple iOS
2 10 (16.67%) Windows
3 9 (15.00%) Windows Phone
4 7 (11.67%) Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Debian
5 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (71.67%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (60.00%) TDD
3 32 (53.33%) OO
4 23 (38.33%) Scrum
5 15 (25.00%) Front End Development
6 14 (23.33%) OOP
7 13 (21.67%) Pair Programming
8 10 (16.67%) MVC
9 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (15.00%) Open Source
9 9 (15.00%) SOLID
10 8 (13.33%) Analytics
10 8 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (13.33%) MVVM
10 8 (13.33%) Web Development
11 7 (11.67%) Unit Testing
12 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 5 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (8.33%) Use Case
13 4 (6.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (53.33%) ES6
3 20 (33.33%) Java
4 8 (13.33%) C#
5 5 (8.33%) PHP
6 4 (6.67%) SQL
7 3 (5.00%) ActionScript
8 2 (3.33%) Ruby
9 1 (1.67%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.67%) Scala
9 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) WAI
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Adobe
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (1.67%) Google
2 1 (1.67%) Symantec
2 1 (1.67%) Yahoo!
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