The table below looks at the statistics for the JavaScript Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript Developer
Rank 425 458 490
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a JavaScript Developer 616 512 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.48% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.50% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 562 440 434
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,150 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

JavaScript Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

JavaScript Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the UK.

JavaScript Developer Salary Trend in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

JavaScript Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

JavaScript Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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 +23 585 £50,000 +17.64% 108
London +19 354 £55,000 +10.00% 57
South East -10 94 £45,000 +20.00% 16
City of London -3 56 £52,500 +10.52% 27
Yorkshire -5 36 £35,000 -9.09% 15
North West +11 31 £34,000 +13.33% 4
South West +7 30 £34,000 -2.85% 10
Manchester +2 24 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Hull +17 20 £35,000 - 2
East Yorkshire +15 20 £35,000 - 2
Berkshire -5 20 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Brighton +8 19 £50,000 +37.93% 2
East Sussex +8 19 £50,000 +37.93% 2
Surrey -2 18 £40,000 +23.07% 2
East of England -24 15 £40,000 +6.66%
Bristol +5 13 £39,250 +11.34% 2
West Midlands -6 13 £32,500 -35.00%
Leeds -4 12 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Yorkshire -6 12 £45,000 +14.64% 3
East Midlands +6 11 £37,500 +15.38% 5
West Sussex +10 10 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Reading +8 10 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Kent -5 10 £53,750 +22.15% 1
Wales +15 9 £41,750 +28.46% 1
Oxfordshire +7 9 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Devon -2 9 £25,000 -13.04%
Oxford +13 8 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Cambridge +4 8 £38,750 +10.71%
Cambridgeshire -2 8 £36,500 +4.28%
Birmingham -6 8 £37,000 -26.00%

JavaScript Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited JavaScript Developer in their job title 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 with JavaScript Developer in their job title.

1 1218 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1012 (83.09%) HTML
3 936 (76.85%) CSS
4 666 (54.68%) HTML5
5 588 (48.28%) jQuery
6 560 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
7 559 (45.89%) AngularJS
8 473 (38.83%) CSS3
9 410 (33.66%) Node.js
10 397 (32.59%) Backbone.js
11 332 (27.26%) TDD
12 323 (26.52%) OO
13 281 (23.07%) MVC
14 211 (17.32%) Java
15 206 (16.91%) Git (software)
16 195 (16.01%) Scrum
17 192 (15.76%) User Experience
18 182 (14.94%) Ajax
19 179 (14.70%) .NET
20 174 (14.29%) Degree
21 173 (14.20%) Finance
22 170 (13.96%) PHP
23 167 (13.71%) C#
24 142 (11.66%) JSON
25 141 (11.58%) Unit Testing
26 139 (11.41%) KnockoutJS
27 137 (11.25%) SQL
28 132 (10.84%) E-Commerce
28 132 (10.84%) Sass
29 129 (10.59%) Web Development

JavaScript Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited JavaScript Developer in their job title 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 with JavaScript Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 410 (33.66%) Node.js
2 34 (2.79%) CMS
3 33 (2.71%) Apache
4 29 (2.38%) nginx
5 19 (1.56%) Tomcat
6 18 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (0.74%) IIS
8 8 (0.66%) JBoss
9 5 (0.41%) WordPress
10 4 (0.33%) Confluence
11 3 (0.25%) Drupal
11 3 (0.25%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.16%) Commerce Server
12 2 (0.16%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.16%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.16%) uWSGI
12 2 (0.16%) concrete5
13 1 (0.082%) Facebook Platform
13 1 (0.082%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.082%) Lync
Applications
1 41 (3.37%) Photoshop
2 20 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (0.66%) MS Excel
5 6 (0.49%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.082%) CorelDRAW
7 1 (0.082%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.082%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 9 (0.74%) Magento
2 4 (0.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.082%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.082%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.082%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.97%) GitHub
2 17 (1.40%) SaaS
3 11 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (0.82%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.33%) Joyent
7 2 (0.16%) Basecamp
7 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.16%) Heroku
8 1 (0.082%) Office 365
8 1 (0.082%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (4.52%) Internet
2 40 (3.28%) HTTP
3 15 (1.23%) Intranet
4 8 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.41%) DAB
5 5 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.16%) WPA
7 1 (0.082%) AMQP
7 1 (0.082%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.082%) Wireless
7 1 (0.082%) Extranet
7 1 (0.082%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (8.62%) MongoDB
2 96 (7.88%) SQL Server
3 90 (7.39%) MySQL
4 77 (6.32%) Big Data
5 35 (2.87%) NoSQL
6 32 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (1.97%) Redis
8 20 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (1.40%) Hadoop
10 16 (1.31%) Relational Database
11 15 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (1.15%) Impala
13 10 (0.82%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (0.49%) CouchDB
15 6 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
16 4 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 3 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 3 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
18 2 (0.16%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 206 (16.91%) Git (software)
2 124 (10.18%) Jasmine
3 77 (6.32%) Subversion
4 55 (4.52%) Mocha
5 51 (4.19%) Grunt
6 45 (3.69%) Selenium
7 43 (3.53%) Cucumber
8 40 (3.28%) Jenkins
9 28 (2.30%) JIRA
10 27 (2.22%) Bower
11 26 (2.13%) Maven
12 25 (2.05%) Karma Test Runner
13 21 (1.72%) Behat
14 20 (1.64%) Mercurial
15 14 (1.15%) QUnit
15 14 (1.15%) HttpUnit
16 13 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (1.07%) JSUnit
17 12 (0.99%) WebDriver
18 10 (0.82%) PHPUnit
General
1 173 (14.20%) Finance
2 67 (5.50%) Marketing
3 61 (5.01%) Games
4 44 (3.61%) Advertising
5 33 (2.71%) Banking
6 19 (1.56%) Financial Institution
7 17 (1.40%) Retail
8 13 (1.07%) Investment Banking
9 10 (0.82%) Front Office
9 10 (0.82%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.49%) Legal
10 6 (0.49%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.41%) Law
12 4 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.33%) Publishing
13 2 (0.16%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.082%) Welsh Language
14 1 (0.082%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1012 (83.09%) HTML
2 936 (76.85%) CSS
3 666 (54.68%) HTML5
4 588 (48.28%) jQuery
5 559 (45.89%) AngularJS
6 473 (38.83%) CSS3
7 397 (32.59%) Backbone.js
8 182 (14.94%) Ajax
9 179 (14.70%) .NET
10 142 (11.66%) JSON
11 139 (11.41%) KnockoutJS
12 132 (10.84%) Sass
13 128 (10.51%) Ember.js
14 116 (9.52%) LESS
15 112 (9.20%) ASP.NET
16 107 (8.78%) Web Services
17 100 (8.21%) RESTful
18 92 (7.55%) XML
19 83 (6.81%) REST
20 75 (6.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 192 (15.76%) User Experience
2 74 (6.08%) Visualisation
3 69 (5.67%) Open Source
3 69 (5.67%) Computer Science
4 60 (4.93%) Mobile App
5 46 (3.78%) Algorithms
6 38 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (2.46%) Data Structures
9 27 (2.22%) RIA
10 24 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 18 (1.48%) W3C
11 18 (1.48%) Online Games
12 17 (1.40%) Client/Server
13 16 (1.31%) Derivative
14 15 (1.23%) Hedge funds
15 14 (1.15%) Social Media
16 13 (1.07%) Mathematics
16 13 (1.07%) GIS
16 13 (1.07%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 105 (8.62%) Linux
2 59 (4.84%) Android
3 45 (3.69%) Apple iOS
4 27 (2.22%) UNIX
5 26 (2.13%) Windows
6 9 (0.74%) Mac OS X
6 9 (0.74%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.25%) Solaris
9 2 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 560 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (27.26%) TDD
3 323 (26.52%) OO
4 281 (23.07%) MVC
5 195 (16.01%) Scrum
6 141 (11.58%) Unit Testing
7 132 (10.84%) E-Commerce
8 129 (10.59%) Web Development
9 121 (9.93%) OOP
10 108 (8.87%) BDD
10 108 (8.87%) Responsive Web Design
11 107 (8.78%) Software Engineering
12 94 (7.72%) Kanban
13 86 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
14 65 (5.34%) Web Design
15 50 (4.11%) Pair Programming
16 39 (3.20%) Mentoring
17 37 (3.04%) Low Latency
18 33 (2.71%) Analytics
18 33 (2.71%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1218 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 211 (17.32%) Java
3 170 (13.96%) PHP
4 167 (13.71%) C#
5 137 (11.25%) SQL
6 73 (5.99%) Python
7 39 (3.20%) Ruby
8 32 (2.63%) C++
9 31 (2.55%) T-SQL
10 24 (1.97%) Perl
11 17 (1.40%) C
11 17 (1.40%) Bash Shell
11 17 (1.40%) TypeScript
12 16 (1.31%) ECMAScript
13 8 (0.66%) Scala
13 8 (0.66%) Objective-C
14 7 (0.57%) ActionScript
15 6 (0.49%) Delphi
15 6 (0.49%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 174 (14.29%) Degree
2 13 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.16%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.082%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.082%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.35%) QA
2 5 (0.41%) WAI
3 1 (0.082%) GAMP
3 1 (0.082%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.082%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (1.72%) Varnish
2 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (0.99%) Puppet
2 11 (0.90%) Ansible
3 2 (0.16%) Graphite
3 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.082%) StatsD
4 1 (0.082%) Nagios
4 1 (0.082%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.082%) logstash
4 1 (0.082%) Kibana
Vendors
1 42 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 37 (3.04%) Google
3 25 (2.05%) Oracle
4 21 (1.72%) Sencha
5 18 (1.48%) Adobe
6 15 (1.23%) Zend
6 15 (1.23%) Facebook
7 9 (0.74%) Twilio
7 9 (0.74%) Sony
8 6 (0.49%) Yahoo!
9 4 (0.33%) Demandware
10 3 (0.25%) Twitter
10 3 (0.25%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.25%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.25%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.25%) Sybase
11 2 (0.16%) IBM
11 2 (0.16%) Apple
11 2 (0.16%) ATG
11 2 (0.16%) hybris
South East
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + stock option etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits free parking, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: Circa £35,000, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £350000.00 - £480000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago