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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ECMAScript
Rank 867 958 967
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +9
Permanent jobs citing ECMAScript 56 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.013% 0.028%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.025% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 48 12 26
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%

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
51998 56339 63070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.81% 51.49% 52.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45052 48040 53859
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 June 2016 within the UK.

ECMAScript Salary Histogram in the UK

ECMAScript
Top 13 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 June 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 +76 51 £58,750 +2.17% 4
London +61 42 £65,000 +13.04% 4
East Midlands - 8 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 7 £42,500 -
Loughborough - 7 £42,500 -
Scotland +7 3 - -
Glasgow -4 3 - -
Orpington - 2 £45,000 -
City of London - 2 £80,000 -
South West +12 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -

ECMAScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 82 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 63 (76.83%) HTML
3 58 (70.73%) HTML5
4 54 (65.85%) ES6
4 54 (65.85%) CSS
5 50 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (58.54%) TDD
7 47 (57.32%) CSS3
8 45 (54.88%) Node.js
9 41 (50.00%) React
9 41 (50.00%) AngularJS
10 36 (43.90%) Java
11 32 (39.02%) OO
12 26 (31.71%) JSON
12 26 (31.71%) React Native
13 25 (30.49%) Front End Development
14 23 (28.05%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (25.61%) Git (software)
16 18 (21.95%) Unit Testing
16 18 (21.95%) Apple iOS
16 18 (21.95%) User Experience
16 18 (21.95%) Android
16 18 (21.95%) Games
17 17 (20.73%) Subversion
17 17 (20.73%) Babel
17 17 (20.73%) Ember.js
18 16 (19.51%) D3.js
18 16 (19.51%) webpack
19 15 (18.29%) Grunt
19 15 (18.29%) Sass

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 (8.54%) CMS
2 3 (3.66%) Apache
3 1 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.10%) GitHub
3 2 (2.44%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.22%) Route 53
4 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) Internet
2 4 (4.88%) HTTP
3 1 (1.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) Big Data
1 5 (6.10%) MySQL
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.66%) InfluxDB
3 3 (3.66%) Redis
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.22%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (25.61%) Git (software)
2 17 (20.73%) Babel
2 17 (20.73%) Subversion
3 16 (19.51%) webpack
4 15 (18.29%) Grunt
5 10 (12.20%) gulp
6 7 (8.54%) Maven
7 6 (7.32%) Jasmine
8 5 (6.10%) Bower
8 5 (6.10%) Mercurial
8 5 (6.10%) Selenium
9 4 (4.88%) Bitbucket
9 4 (4.88%) Mocha
10 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
11 2 (2.44%) Fiddler
11 2 (2.44%) Firebug
11 2 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (2.44%) PHPUnit
11 2 (2.44%) Protractor
12 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 18 (21.95%) Games
2 6 (7.32%) Finance
3 4 (4.88%) Advertising
4 2 (2.44%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (93.90%) Developer
2 54 (65.85%) JavaScript Developer
3 24 (29.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 23 (28.05%) Senior Developer
5 20 (24.39%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 14 (17.07%) Agile Developer
7 13 (15.85%) UI Developer
8 11 (13.41%) Angular Developer
9 10 (12.20%) Applications Developer
10 9 (10.98%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 8 (9.76%) Games Developer
11 8 (9.76%) UI/UX Developer
11 8 (9.76%) UX Developer
12 7 (8.54%) JavaScript Engineer
12 7 (8.54%) Senior Applications Developer
12 7 (8.54%) Software Developer
12 7 (8.54%) Systems Developer
12 7 (8.54%) Tools Developer
13 5 (6.10%) HTML Developer
13 5 (6.10%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (76.83%) HTML
2 58 (70.73%) HTML5
3 54 (65.85%) CSS
4 47 (57.32%) CSS3
5 45 (54.88%) Node.js
6 41 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 41 (50.00%) React
7 26 (31.71%) JSON
7 26 (31.71%) React Native
8 17 (20.73%) Ember.js
9 16 (19.51%) D3.js
10 15 (18.29%) jQuery
10 15 (18.29%) LESS
10 15 (18.29%) Sass
11 14 (17.07%) Ionic Framework
12 13 (15.85%) Apache Cordova
12 13 (15.85%) Backbone.js
12 13 (15.85%) REST
12 13 (15.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (14.63%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) User Experience
2 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.32%) Algorithms
3 6 (7.32%) Data Structures
4 5 (6.10%) Fintech
5 4 (4.88%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (4.88%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.66%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.66%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.44%) Mobile Games
8 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.95%) Android
1 18 (21.95%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.76%) Debian
2 8 (9.76%) Linux
3 7 (8.54%) CentOS
4 3 (3.66%) Windows
4 3 (3.66%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (58.54%) TDD
3 32 (39.02%) OO
4 25 (30.49%) Front End Development
5 23 (28.05%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (21.95%) Unit Testing
7 12 (14.63%) MVC
7 12 (14.63%) Software Architecture
7 12 (14.63%) Web Development
8 11 (13.41%) Android Development
8 11 (13.41%) iOS Development
8 11 (13.41%) OOP
8 11 (13.41%) Scrum
9 8 (9.76%) Game Development
10 7 (8.54%) Video Processing
11 6 (7.32%) SOLID
12 5 (6.10%) Cross-Browser Development
12 5 (6.10%) Disruptive Innovation
12 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.10%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 54 (65.85%) ES6
3 36 (43.90%) Java
4 11 (13.41%) Scala
5 10 (12.20%) Python
6 8 (9.76%) C#
7 7 (8.54%) Bash Shell
7 7 (8.54%) C
7 7 (8.54%) C++
7 7 (8.54%) Groovy
8 5 (6.10%) ActionScript
8 5 (6.10%) PHP
9 4 (4.88%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.66%) SQL
11 2 (2.44%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.22%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (3.66%) Apple
2 2 (2.44%) Adobe
2 2 (2.44%) DoubleClick
2 2 (2.44%) Google
2 2 (2.44%) Yahoo!
3 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle
3 1 (1.22%) Symantec
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