The table below looks at the statistics for ECMAScript skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ECMAScript over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ECMAScript
Rank 865 968 946
Rank change year-on-year
+103 -22
Permanent jobs citing ECMAScript 62 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.015% 0.030%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.028% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 50 16 26
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +32.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £86,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £32,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -14.66%

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
51838 56524 60371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.90% 51.34% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44853 48147 51300
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

ECMAScript
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ECMAScript as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ECMAScript within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +67 56 £57,500 - 2
London +78 49 £60,000 +4.34% 1
East Midlands - 6 £42,500 -
Loughborough - 5 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 5 £42,500 -
Orpington - 4 £45,000 -
City of London - 3 £80,000 -
Glasgow - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - -
South West +15 1 £42,500 -
Somerset - 1 £42,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £35,000 -
Bath - 1 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -

ECMAScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing ECMAScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ECMAScript.

1 81 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 61 (75.31%) HTML
3 56 (69.14%) HTML5
4 51 (62.96%) CSS
4 51 (62.96%) ES6
5 49 (60.49%) Node.js
6 47 (58.02%) TDD
7 45 (55.56%) CSS3
8 44 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (53.09%) AngularJS
10 41 (50.62%) React
11 32 (39.51%) Java
12 29 (35.80%) OO
13 27 (33.33%) Front End Development
14 26 (32.10%) React Native
15 24 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (27.16%) JSON
17 20 (24.69%) User Experience
18 18 (22.22%) Git (software)
18 18 (22.22%) Games
19 16 (19.75%) webpack
19 16 (19.75%) Babel
20 15 (18.52%) Android
20 15 (18.52%) Apple iOS
20 15 (18.52%) Sass
20 15 (18.52%) LESS
20 15 (18.52%) Unit Testing
21 13 (16.05%) Subversion
21 13 (16.05%) Ember.js
21 13 (16.05%) REST

ECMAScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.64%) CMS
2 1 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.23%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.17%) GitHub
3 2 (2.47%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.23%) Route 53
4 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Internet
2 4 (4.94%) HTTP
3 1 (1.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) MySQL
2 4 (4.94%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.70%) InfluxDB
3 3 (3.70%) Redis
4 2 (2.47%) Big Data
4 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 16 (19.75%) Babel
2 16 (19.75%) webpack
3 13 (16.05%) Subversion
4 12 (14.81%) Grunt
5 10 (12.35%) gulp
6 7 (8.64%) Maven
6 7 (8.64%) Selenium
7 6 (7.41%) Jasmine
8 5 (6.17%) Bower
9 4 (4.94%) Bitbucket
10 3 (3.70%) Jenkins
10 3 (3.70%) Mocha
11 2 (2.47%) Fiddler
11 2 (2.47%) Firebug
11 2 (2.47%) JIRA
11 2 (2.47%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (2.47%) Protractor
12 1 (1.23%) Bugzilla
12 1 (1.23%) JUnit
General
1 18 (22.22%) Games
2 4 (4.94%) Banking
2 4 (4.94%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Advertising
3 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 79 (97.53%) Developer
2 54 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 29 (35.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 25 (30.86%) Senior Developer
5 21 (25.93%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 16 (19.75%) Agile Developer
7 15 (18.52%) Angular Developer
8 13 (16.05%) UI Developer
9 11 (13.58%) Applications Developer
10 10 (12.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 8 (9.88%) Games Developer
11 8 (9.88%) JavaScript Engineer
11 8 (9.88%) Software Developer
11 8 (9.88%) UI/UX Developer
11 8 (9.88%) UX Developer
12 7 (8.64%) Lead Developer
12 7 (8.64%) Senior Applications Developer
12 7 (8.64%) Systems Developer
12 7 (8.64%) Tools Developer
13 6 (7.41%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (75.31%) HTML
2 56 (69.14%) HTML5
3 51 (62.96%) CSS
4 49 (60.49%) Node.js
5 45 (55.56%) CSS3
6 43 (53.09%) AngularJS
7 41 (50.62%) React
8 26 (32.10%) React Native
9 22 (27.16%) JSON
10 15 (18.52%) LESS
10 15 (18.52%) Sass
11 13 (16.05%) Apache Cordova
11 13 (16.05%) Ember.js
11 13 (16.05%) Ionic Framework
11 13 (16.05%) REST
12 12 (14.81%) D3.js
13 11 (13.58%) .NET
13 11 (13.58%) Backbone.js
13 11 (13.58%) jQuery
13 11 (13.58%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) User Experience
2 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.41%) Algorithms
3 6 (7.41%) Data Structures
4 5 (6.17%) Fintech
5 4 (4.94%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (4.94%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.70%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.23%) Life Science
7 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.23%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) Android
1 15 (18.52%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.88%) Debian
2 8 (9.88%) Linux
3 7 (8.64%) CentOS
4 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.23%) Windows
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (58.02%) TDD
2 44 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (35.80%) OO
4 27 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 24 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (18.52%) Unit Testing
7 12 (14.81%) MVC
7 12 (14.81%) Software Architecture
8 10 (12.35%) Android Development
8 10 (12.35%) iOS Development
9 8 (9.88%) Game Development
10 7 (8.64%) Video Processing
11 6 (7.41%) OOP
11 6 (7.41%) SOLID
12 5 (6.17%) BDD
12 5 (6.17%) Disruptive Innovation
12 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.17%) MVVM
12 5 (6.17%) Release Management
12 5 (6.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 51 (62.96%) ES6
3 32 (39.51%) Java
4 11 (13.58%) Scala
5 10 (12.35%) Python
6 8 (9.88%) C#
6 8 (9.88%) Groovy
7 7 (8.64%) Bash Shell
7 7 (8.64%) C
7 7 (8.64%) C++
8 5 (6.17%) ActionScript
9 4 (4.94%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.70%) PHP
10 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.70%) SQL
11 2 (2.47%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.23%) JSX
12 1 (1.23%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) WAI
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Legato
Vendors
1 3 (3.70%) Apple
2 2 (2.47%) Adobe
2 2 (2.47%) DoubleClick
2 2 (2.47%) Google
2 2 (2.47%) Yahoo!
3 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.23%) Capita
3 1 (1.23%) Symantec
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