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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ECMAScript
Rank 869 880 891
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing ECMAScript 27 49 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.041% 0.009%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.048% 0.078% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 10
Average salary £43,750 £57,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.91% +31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £95,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £53,750 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-20.93% +22.85%

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
56374 62677 59817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.16% 52.54% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 47885 53039 51465
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 £65,000 £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 May 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 May 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 +23 24 £43,750 -14.63% 2
London +33 23 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Scotland -7 3 - -
Glasgow -17 3 - -
City of London +26 2 £60,000 -33.33% 1
Bristol +1 1 £42,500 +21.42%
South West -6 1 £42,500 +13.33%

ECMAScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 49 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (57.14%) Node.js
3 26 (53.06%) Finance
4 23 (46.94%) C++
4 23 (46.94%) HTML
4 23 (46.94%) CSS
5 17 (34.69%) Ajax
6 14 (28.57%) XML
7 13 (26.53%) CSS3
7 13 (26.53%) HTML5
8 12 (24.49%) Web Development
9 11 (22.45%) JSON
9 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (20.41%) XHTML
10 10 (20.41%) OO
10 10 (20.41%) Java
10 10 (20.41%) MySQL
10 10 (20.41%) jQuery
11 9 (18.37%) Degree
11 9 (18.37%) JSF
11 9 (18.37%) Backbone.js
11 9 (18.37%) JPA
11 9 (18.37%) Oracle
11 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
11 9 (18.37%) JSP
11 9 (18.37%) Servlets
11 9 (18.37%) JUnit
11 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
12 8 (16.33%) Publishing
12 8 (16.33%) Log4j

ECMAScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 28 (57.14%) Node.js
2 8 (16.33%) Apache
2 8 (16.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.08%) CMS
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) Mule
4 1 (2.04%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.04%) Confluence
4 1 (2.04%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.04%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) SaaS
1 3 (6.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) SMTP
2 3 (6.12%) HTTP
3 2 (4.08%) WebEx
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) MySQL
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
3 8 (16.33%) Jackrabbit
3 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) JUnit
2 8 (16.33%) Log4j
3 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.16%) Grunt
4 4 (8.16%) Sinon.JS
4 4 (8.16%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (8.16%) Jasmine
4 4 (8.16%) Subversion
5 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.08%) PHPUnit
6 2 (4.08%) Maven
7 1 (2.04%) Ant
7 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.04%) Checkstyle
7 1 (2.04%) JIRA
7 1 (2.04%) Selenium
7 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.04%) FindBugs
7 1 (2.04%) JsTestDriver
7 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
General
1 26 (53.06%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Publishing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (75.51%) Developer
2 28 (57.14%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Programmer
3 8 (16.33%) Java Programmer
4 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.12%) UI Developer
5 3 (6.12%) UI Programmer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior UI Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Lead Software Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.04%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) HTML
1 23 (46.94%) CSS
2 17 (34.69%) Ajax
3 14 (28.57%) XML
4 13 (26.53%) CSS3
4 13 (26.53%) HTML5
5 11 (22.45%) JSON
6 10 (20.41%) XHTML
6 10 (20.41%) jQuery
7 9 (18.37%) JSF
7 9 (18.37%) Backbone.js
7 9 (18.37%) JPA
7 9 (18.37%) JSP
7 9 (18.37%) Servlets
7 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
8 8 (16.33%) J2SE
8 8 (16.33%) SAX
8 8 (16.33%) JCE
8 8 (16.33%) J2EE
8 8 (16.33%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Client/Server
2 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.24%) Fixed Income
2 6 (12.24%) Equities
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
3 4 (8.16%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.04%) Derivative
5 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Android
1 8 (16.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (10.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Web Development
2 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) OO
4 8 (16.33%) UML
4 8 (16.33%) Use Case
4 8 (16.33%) Android Development
4 8 (16.33%) iOS Development
5 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
6 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.20%) Low Latency
7 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.12%) TDD
7 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.12%) Software Architecture
8 2 (4.08%) OO PHP
8 2 (4.08%) E-Discovery
8 2 (4.08%) System Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Content Management
8 2 (4.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (46.94%) C++
3 10 (20.41%) Java
4 6 (12.24%) C
5 4 (8.16%) Python
6 2 (4.08%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.08%) Ruby
6 2 (4.08%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) Adobe
3 2 (4.08%) PayPal
3 2 (4.08%) Klarna
3 2 (4.08%) DataCash
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