The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ECMAScript
Rank 865 867 892
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +25
Permanent jobs citing ECMAScript 52 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.014% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.081% 0.027% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 21
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63878 59360 67268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.65% 53.46% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53885 50924 59394
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

ECMAScript Salary Histogram in the UK

ECMAScript
Top 11 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 28 £75,000 -
Scotland - 28 £75,000 -
England -39 23 £52,500 +5.00% 4
London -39 18 £62,500 +4.16% 2
City of London -13 7 £90,000 +71.42%
South West -5 5 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Bridgwater -1 3 £50,000 -
Somerset -8 3 £50,000 -
Bristol - 1 £35,000 - 1
Gloucester - 1 £30,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £30,000 - 1

ECMAScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 86 (95.56%) JavaScript
2 84 (93.33%) HTML
2 84 (93.33%) CSS
3 67 (74.44%) HTML5
4 66 (73.33%) CSS3
5 60 (66.67%) jQuery
6 51 (56.67%) Ajax
7 50 (55.56%) JSON
8 39 (43.33%) Backbone.js
9 36 (40.00%) Java
9 36 (40.00%) DOM
10 28 (31.11%) Web Services
11 27 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
11 27 (30.00%) Node.js
12 26 (28.89%) OO
13 25 (27.78%) Degree
14 24 (26.67%) Git (software)
15 21 (23.33%) Spring
15 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (23.33%) TDD
15 21 (23.33%) Sass
16 20 (22.22%) Apache Flex
16 20 (22.22%) JMS
17 18 (20.00%) XML
17 18 (20.00%) Web Development
17 18 (20.00%) Banking
17 18 (20.00%) Ember.js
17 18 (20.00%) AngularJS
17 18 (20.00%) WebSockets
18 17 (18.89%) SOAP

ECMAScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (30.00%) Node.js
2 7 (7.78%) Apache
3 6 (6.67%) Confluence
3 6 (6.67%) Adobe CQ
3 6 (6.67%) Apache ServiceMix
3 6 (6.67%) Mule
3 6 (6.67%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.56%) Internet
2 6 (6.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.89%) MySQL
2 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 6 (6.67%) Jackrabbit
4 3 (3.33%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 16 (17.78%) Maven
3 12 (13.33%) JUnit
4 11 (12.22%) Subversion
5 10 (11.11%) Mocha
5 10 (11.11%) Jasmine
5 10 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (6.67%) Mockito
6 6 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 6 (6.67%) FindBugs
6 6 (6.67%) Hudson
6 6 (6.67%) SoapUI
6 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.67%) Ant
6 6 (6.67%) IntelliJ
6 6 (6.67%) JIRA
6 6 (6.67%) EasyMock
6 6 (6.67%) FitNesse
6 6 (6.67%) Log4j
6 6 (6.67%) Checkstyle
General
1 18 (20.00%) Banking
2 13 (14.44%) Finance
3 10 (11.11%) Retail
4 9 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 8 (8.89%) Advertising
6 6 (6.67%) Publishing
7 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 88 (97.78%) Developer
2 23 (25.56%) Web Developer
3 15 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (15.56%) Front-End Developer
5 13 (14.44%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.22%) PHP Web Developer
6 11 (12.22%) PHP Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Graduate
9 5 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Software Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Graduate Java Developer
11 3 (3.33%) UI Developer
11 3 (3.33%) UI Programmer
12 2 (2.22%) Ruby Developer
12 2 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 2 (2.22%) HTML Developer
13 1 (1.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (93.33%) HTML
1 84 (93.33%) CSS
2 67 (74.44%) HTML5
3 66 (73.33%) CSS3
4 60 (66.67%) jQuery
5 51 (56.67%) Ajax
6 50 (55.56%) JSON
7 39 (43.33%) Backbone.js
8 36 (40.00%) DOM
9 28 (31.11%) Web Services
10 27 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
11 21 (23.33%) Spring
11 21 (23.33%) Sass
12 20 (22.22%) Apache Flex
12 20 (22.22%) JMS
13 18 (20.00%) XML
13 18 (20.00%) Ember.js
13 18 (20.00%) AngularJS
13 18 (20.00%) WebSockets
14 17 (18.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Mathematics
2 12 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 11 (12.22%) Open Source
3 11 (12.22%) W3C
4 7 (7.78%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (6.67%) Client/Server
5 6 (6.67%) Spread Betting
6 4 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (4.44%) Equities
7 2 (2.22%) RIA
8 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.22%) Linux
1 11 (12.22%) Ubuntu
2 6 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (1.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.89%) OO
2 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.33%) TDD
3 18 (20.00%) Web Development
4 12 (13.33%) MVC
4 12 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 11 (12.22%) Risk Management
6 10 (11.11%) BDD
7 9 (10.00%) Scrum
8 8 (8.89%) OOD
8 8 (8.89%) Pair Programming
9 6 (6.67%) ATDD
9 6 (6.67%) Analytics
9 6 (6.67%) Android Development
9 6 (6.67%) iOS Development
9 6 (6.67%) Validation
9 6 (6.67%) UML
9 6 (6.67%) Use Case
10 2 (2.22%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 86 (95.56%) JavaScript
2 36 (40.00%) Java
3 16 (17.78%) Ruby
4 12 (13.33%) Python
5 11 (12.22%) PHP
6 2 (2.22%) C#
7 1 (1.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (27.78%) Degree
2 9 (10.00%) CNA
2 9 (10.00%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (13.33%) Oracle
2 11 (12.22%) Zend
3 7 (7.78%) JBoss
4 6 (6.67%) Adobe
5 1 (1.11%) Neolane
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CPS Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago