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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ECMAScript
Rank 838 921 970
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +49
Permanent jobs citing ECMAScript 38 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.032% 0.018%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.079% 0.061% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 15
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £64,250 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
48068 55558 56926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.62% 52.32% 50.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41260 47685 48741
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 £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 December 2016 within the UK.

ECMAScript Salary Histogram in the UK

ECMAScript
Top 12 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 9 December 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 +74 38 £70,000 +27.27% 5
London +71 32 £70,000 +27.27% 3
City of London - 5 £80,000 -
South East +80 4 £43,750 -30.00%
Chatham - 4 £43,750 -
Kent - 4 £43,750 -
Orpington +4 2 £47,500 +15.15% 1
West Midlands -6 1 £45,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Redditch - 1 £45,000 -
Manchester - 1 £45,000 - 1
North West - 1 £45,000 - 1

ECMAScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 90 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 64 (71.11%) HTML
3 63 (70.00%) CSS
4 59 (65.56%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (60.00%) Node.js
6 48 (53.33%) TDD
7 45 (50.00%) HTML5
8 44 (48.89%) AngularJS
9 38 (42.22%) React
10 36 (40.00%) ES6
11 34 (37.78%) OO
12 32 (35.56%) Java
13 31 (34.44%) CSS3
14 28 (31.11%) .NET
15 22 (24.44%) Games
15 22 (24.44%) JSON
15 22 (24.44%) Front End Development
16 19 (21.11%) C#
17 18 (20.00%) Git (software)
18 17 (18.89%) User Experience
19 16 (17.78%) Android
19 16 (17.78%) Apple iOS
19 16 (17.78%) MVC
19 16 (17.78%) React Native
20 15 (16.67%) Software Engineering
20 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET
20 15 (16.67%) Linux
20 15 (16.67%) Ember.js
21 14 (15.56%) iOS Development
21 14 (15.56%) SQL Server

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 8 (8.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (7.78%) Apache
3 5 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.33%) GitHub
2 11 (12.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.22%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.22%) Slack
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.78%) SMTP
2 4 (4.44%) HTTP
3 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.89%) MySQL
4 8 (8.89%) RDBMS
4 8 (8.89%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.56%) Jackrabbit
6 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.44%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.22%) Redis
8 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.11%) Big Data
8 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.56%) Subversion
3 10 (11.11%) Babel
3 10 (11.11%) Bitbucket
3 10 (11.11%) Selenium
4 8 (8.89%) gulp
5 7 (7.78%) Grunt
5 7 (7.78%) JUnit
6 5 (5.56%) Log4j
6 5 (5.56%) webpack
7 4 (4.44%) Jasmine
8 3 (3.33%) Gradle
8 3 (3.33%) Xcode
9 2 (2.22%) Bugzilla
9 2 (2.22%) Fiddler
9 2 (2.22%) Firebug
9 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.22%) JIRA
10 1 (1.11%) Mocha
10 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (24.44%) Games
2 10 (11.11%) Advertising
3 8 (8.89%) Marketing
4 5 (5.56%) Publishing
5 3 (3.33%) Banking
5 3 (3.33%) Finance
6 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (76.67%) Developer
2 53 (58.89%) JavaScript Developer
3 22 (24.44%) Angular Developer
3 22 (24.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 19 (21.11%) Senior Developer
5 18 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 13 (14.44%) Agile Developer
7 11 (12.22%) JavaScript Engineer
8 8 (8.89%) Software Engineer
9 7 (7.78%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (7.78%) UI Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Applications Developer
10 5 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
10 5 (5.56%) HTML Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 4 (4.44%) C# Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Java Programmer
11 4 (4.44%) Lead Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Programmer
11 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (71.11%) HTML
2 63 (70.00%) CSS
3 54 (60.00%) Node.js
4 45 (50.00%) HTML5
5 44 (48.89%) AngularJS
6 38 (42.22%) React
7 31 (34.44%) CSS3
8 28 (31.11%) .NET
9 22 (24.44%) JSON
10 16 (17.78%) React Native
11 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 15 (16.67%) Ember.js
12 13 (14.44%) LESS
12 13 (14.44%) Sass
13 12 (13.33%) XHTML
13 12 (13.33%) XML
14 11 (12.22%) Ajax
14 11 (12.22%) DOM
15 10 (11.11%) .NET Framework
15 10 (11.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) User Experience
2 11 (12.22%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (7.78%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.33%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.33%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.33%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.11%) Fintech
7 1 (1.11%) Life Science
7 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.11%) New Media
7 1 (1.11%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.78%) Android
1 16 (17.78%) Apple iOS
2 15 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (5.56%) Windows
4 4 (4.44%) Solaris
4 4 (4.44%) Unix
4 4 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (4.44%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.22%) CentOS
6 1 (1.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (65.56%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (53.33%) TDD
3 34 (37.78%) OO
4 22 (24.44%) Front End Development
5 16 (17.78%) MVC
6 15 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 14 (15.56%) iOS Development
8 12 (13.33%) Android Development
8 12 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 12 (13.33%) Web Development
9 11 (12.22%) Domain-Driven Design
9 11 (12.22%) MVVM
9 11 (12.22%) SOLID
9 11 (12.22%) UML
10 10 (11.11%) Build Automation
10 10 (11.11%) OOD
11 9 (10.00%) Functional Programming
12 8 (8.89%) Marketing Strategy
13 7 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (7.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 36 (40.00%) ES6
3 32 (35.56%) Java
4 19 (21.11%) C#
5 12 (13.33%) Scala
6 10 (11.11%) ActionScript
7 9 (10.00%) SQL
8 7 (7.78%) PHP
9 6 (6.67%) Objective-C
10 4 (4.44%) VB
10 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.33%) C
11 3 (3.33%) Python
12 2 (2.22%) Groovy
12 2 (2.22%) TypeScript
12 2 (2.22%) VBScript
13 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.11%) Erlang
13 1 (1.11%) Go
13 1 (1.11%) Lua
Qualifications
1 2 (2.22%) ISEB
1 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) WAI
2 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Legato
1 1 (1.11%) Nagios
1 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (11.11%) Oracle
2 8 (8.89%) Adobe
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.22%) Apple
4 2 (2.22%) DoubleClick
4 2 (2.22%) Google
5 1 (1.11%) Capita
5 1 (1.11%) PagerDuty
5 1 (1.11%) SaltStack
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