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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ECMAScript
Rank 853 838 853
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs citing ECMAScript 28 54 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.051% 0.019%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.052% 0.097% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 20
Average salary £46,750 £55,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £95,000 £88,250
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £55,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-7.27% +53.84%

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
54061 55774 58093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.51% 52.94% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46199 46664 50437
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,750 £67,000
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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

ECMAScript Salary Histogram in the UK

ECMAScript
Top 8 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 27 February 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
London +29 26 £42,500 -46.87%
England 0 26 £42,500 -19.04%
City of London -3 3 £65,000 -30.66%
Glasgow -13 1 - - 1
Scotland -17 1 - - 1
Cardiff - 1 £51,000 -
South Wales - 1 £51,000 -
Wales - 1 £51,000 -

ECMAScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 48 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (52.08%) CSS
3 23 (47.92%) Node.js
4 21 (43.75%) C++
4 21 (43.75%) Finance
5 20 (41.67%) HTML
5 20 (41.67%) OO
6 13 (27.08%) CSS3
6 13 (27.08%) Subversion
7 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 11 (22.92%) Android
8 11 (22.92%) Apple iOS
8 11 (22.92%) Java
9 10 (20.83%) C
9 10 (20.83%) MySQL
9 10 (20.83%) XHTML
9 10 (20.83%) XML
9 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (20.83%) Ajax
10 9 (18.75%) JSON
10 9 (18.75%) jQuery
10 9 (18.75%) MVC
11 8 (16.67%) Fixed Income
11 8 (16.67%) Equities
11 8 (16.67%) Apache
11 8 (16.67%) Multithreading
11 8 (16.67%) HTML5
11 8 (16.67%) Web Development
11 8 (16.67%) TDD
11 8 (16.67%) AngularJS

ECMAScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (47.92%) Node.js
2 8 (16.67%) Apache
3 6 (12.50%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) SaaS
1 3 (6.25%) GitHub
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) SMTP
2 5 (10.42%) Internet
3 3 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) MySQL
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 6 (12.50%) Jackrabbit
2 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Subversion
2 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (16.67%) Grunt
4 6 (12.50%) JUnit
4 6 (12.50%) Log4j
5 3 (6.25%) JsTestDriver
5 3 (6.25%) Selenium
6 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.17%) PHPUnit
6 2 (4.17%) Maven
7 1 (2.08%) Bower
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Developer
2 27 (56.25%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Programmer
5 6 (12.50%) Java Programmer
6 5 (10.42%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.25%) UI Developer
8 3 (6.25%) UI Programmer
9 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior UI Developer
9 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Architect
10 1 (2.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) CSS
2 20 (41.67%) HTML
3 13 (27.08%) CSS3
4 10 (20.83%) XHTML
4 10 (20.83%) Ajax
4 10 (20.83%) XML
5 9 (18.75%) JSON
5 9 (18.75%) jQuery
6 8 (16.67%) HTML5
6 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 8 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (14.58%) STL
8 6 (12.50%) DOM
8 6 (12.50%) XSL
8 6 (12.50%) SAX
8 6 (12.50%) JCE
8 6 (12.50%) J2EE
8 6 (12.50%) JSP
8 6 (12.50%) Servlets
8 6 (12.50%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Fixed Income
1 8 (16.67%) Equities
1 8 (16.67%) User Experience
2 6 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 5 (10.42%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.17%) Open Source
4 2 (4.17%) W3C
5 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.08%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Android
1 11 (22.92%) Apple iOS
2 7 (14.58%) Linux
3 5 (10.42%) Windows Phone
3 5 (10.42%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) OO
2 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.75%) MVC
4 8 (16.67%) TDD
4 8 (16.67%) Web Development
4 8 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 6 (12.50%) Use Case
5 6 (12.50%) UML
5 6 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 6 (12.50%) Android Development
5 6 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 5 (10.42%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (10.42%) MVVM
6 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.25%) BDD
7 3 (6.25%) Software Architecture
7 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.25%) Pair Programming
8 2 (4.17%) Content Management
8 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (43.75%) C++
3 11 (22.92%) Java
4 10 (20.83%) C
5 6 (12.50%) Python
6 5 (10.42%) C#
7 4 (8.33%) PHP
7 4 (8.33%) Ruby
8 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.17%) SQL
8 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) VCP4
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle
1 6 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (4.17%) Zend
2 2 (4.17%) DataCash
3 1 (2.08%) Bloomberg
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McGregor Boyall
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