The first table below looks at the demand for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 11 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 17500 15120 16812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.71% 13.69% 13.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.96% 25.65% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15172 13671 15357
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62583 58955 66667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.60% 53.37% 53.48%
Number of salaries quoted 52851 50627 58851
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 £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JavaScript
Salary Trend

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in the UK

JavaScript
Salary Histogram

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

JavaScript Salary Histogram in the UK

JavaScript
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +1 16377 £40,000 +3.89% 1174
London 0 6972 £47,500 +5.55% 428
South East +3 3549 £40,000 +6.66% 237
City of London 0 1553 £50,000 +5.26% 107
East of England +1 1312 £40,000 +6.66% 101
North West -1 1246 £35,000 +7.69% 77
South West 0 940 £35,000 - 97
Yorkshire -1 940 £37,500 +25.00% 75
Surrey +1 795 £42,500 +10.38% 55
Manchester 0 733 £35,000 +7.69% 40
East Midlands +3 726 £35,000 +2.94% 64
Hampshire +6 655 £35,000 -4.10% 50
Scotland +11 628 £38,500 +16.66% 39
Berkshire +5 605 £42,500 +6.25% 33
West Yorkshire 0 569 £37,500 +25.00% 47
West Midlands -2 561 £37,500 +7.14% 61
Oxfordshire +12 515 £40,000 +14.28% 43
Cambridgeshire +7 416 £37,500 - 40
Leeds +1 406 £37,500 +25.00% 28
Hertfordshire +1 328 £40,000 - 25
Cambridge +9 291 £37,500 +0.67% 29
Glasgow +14 286 £40,000 +23.07% 15
Buckinghamshire -3 283 £37,500 -1.31% 12
Nottinghamshire +2 270 £33,500 -4.28% 19
Cheshire -4 269 £34,000 +4.61% 22
Nottingham +5 260 £33,500 -4.28% 15
East Sussex -2 253 £35,000 - 14
Bristol -8 253 £35,000 - 25
Edinburgh +5 252 £38,750 +19.23% 17
Oxford +12 232 £40,000 +14.28% 15

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing JavaScript 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 JavaScript.

1 25888 (78.20%) HTML
2 22823 (68.94%) CSS
3 15007 (45.33%) jQuery
4 14001 (42.29%) .NET
5 12587 (38.02%) C#
6 10354 (31.28%) SQL
7 10329 (31.20%) ASP.NET
8 10167 (30.71%) MVC
9 10006 (30.23%) HTML5
10 9320 (28.15%) SQL Server
11 7989 (24.13%) Java
12 7931 (23.96%) PHP
13 6978 (21.08%) XML
14 6666 (20.14%) CSS3
15 6356 (19.20%) OO
16 6316 (19.08%) Ajax
17 6264 (18.92%) MySQL
18 6176 (18.66%) Agile Software Development
19 5546 (16.75%) Web Services
20 5512 (16.65%) TDD
21 5037 (15.22%) Degree
22 4702 (14.20%) Microsoft
23 4598 (13.89%) Web Development
24 4170 (12.60%) Linux
25 4139 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
26 4114 (12.43%) Scrum
27 4109 (12.41%) E-Commerce
28 3794 (11.46%) Finance
29 3596 (10.86%) Software Engineering
30 3378 (10.20%) Git (software)

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing JavaScript 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 JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2641 (7.98%) CMS
2 1861 (5.62%) Apache
3 1693 (5.11%) Node.js
4 1565 (4.73%) IIS
5 1488 (4.49%) SharePoint
6 1248 (3.77%) Tomcat
7 1178 (3.56%) WordPress
8 1037 (3.13%) Drupal
9 659 (1.99%) Umbraco
10 562 (1.70%) WebSphere
11 478 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
12 400 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
13 361 (1.09%) WebLogic
14 346 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
15 309 (0.93%) Apache Solr
16 304 (0.92%) Joomla!
17 217 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
18 194 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
19 183 (0.55%) nginx
20 168 (0.51%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1974 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 1853 (5.60%) Photoshop
3 696 (2.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 431 (1.30%) MS Office
5 322 (0.97%) Fireworks
6 129 (0.39%) MS Visio
7 125 (0.38%) InfoPath
8 98 (0.30%) MS Project
9 90 (0.27%) InDesign
10 71 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
11 69 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
12 39 (0.12%) Acrobat
13 33 (0.100%) GIMP
14 32 (0.097%) Adobe After Effects
15 24 (0.072%) ImageReady
16 13 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
16 13 (0.039%) XMetaL
17 11 (0.033%) Mingle
18 10 (0.030%) SPSS
18 10 (0.030%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 822 (2.48%) Magento
2 362 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 347 (1.05%) Google Analytics
4 72 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 65 (0.20%) WebTrends
6 58 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
7 48 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 34 (0.10%) SiteCatalyst
9 23 (0.069%) Remedy ITSM
10 20 (0.060%) SalesLogix
11 19 (0.057%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 19 (0.057%) Oracle Financials
12 17 (0.051%) Oracle EBS
13 15 (0.045%) BusinessWorks
14 13 (0.039%) Dynamics NAV
14 13 (0.039%) nopCommerce
15 12 (0.036%) osCommerce
16 10 (0.030%) Shopify
16 10 (0.030%) Summit
16 10 (0.030%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 771 (2.33%) SaaS
2 563 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 466 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 372 (1.12%) GitHub
5 185 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 128 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
7 85 (0.26%) Amazon S3
8 70 (0.21%) Office 365
9 55 (0.17%) Google App Engine
10 52 (0.16%) Force.com
11 50 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
12 42 (0.13%) PaaS
13 41 (0.12%) Heroku
14 35 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
15 32 (0.097%) ElastiCache
16 31 (0.094%) Trello
16 31 (0.094%) Google Apps
17 29 (0.088%) Joyent
18 17 (0.051%) Basecamp
19 16 (0.048%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1380 (4.17%) Internet
2 859 (2.59%) HTTP
3 440 (1.33%) Intranet
4 221 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 205 (0.62%) DNS
6 173 (0.52%) LDAP
7 154 (0.47%) SSL
8 151 (0.46%) Firewall
9 111 (0.34%) FTP
10 108 (0.33%) SAN
11 89 (0.27%) Extranet
12 85 (0.26%) VPN
13 83 (0.25%) Broadband
14 76 (0.23%) VoIP
14 76 (0.23%) SSH
15 65 (0.20%) SMTP
16 49 (0.15%) NAS
17 48 (0.14%) SNMP
18 47 (0.14%) LAN
18 47 (0.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9320 (28.15%) SQL Server
2 6264 (18.92%) MySQL
3 2093 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 1914 (5.78%) Relational Database
5 1174 (3.55%) MongoDB
6 1125 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 1111 (3.36%) NoSQL
8 1019 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 949 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 784 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 766 (2.31%) RDBMS
12 740 (2.24%) Big Data
13 719 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
14 449 (1.36%) Oracle Database
15 374 (1.13%) Hadoop
16 286 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 265 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
18 253 (0.76%) Redis
19 245 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
20 237 (0.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3378 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 2822 (8.52%) Subversion
3 2589 (7.82%) Visual Studio
4 1445 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 1079 (3.26%) Eclipse
6 1071 (3.24%) Selenium
7 1065 (3.22%) Maven
8 946 (2.86%) JUnit
9 836 (2.53%) NUnit
10 697 (2.11%) Jenkins
11 663 (2.00%) JIRA
12 602 (1.82%) Ant
13 546 (1.65%) Jasmine
14 424 (1.28%) Cucumber
15 333 (1.01%) Dreamweaver
15 333 (1.01%) PhoneGap
16 323 (0.98%) TeamCity
17 305 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
18 300 (0.91%) Grunt
19 280 (0.85%) Mercurial
General
1 3794 (11.46%) Finance
2 2543 (7.68%) Marketing
3 1199 (3.62%) Retail
4 1096 (3.31%) Games
5 768 (2.32%) Advertising
6 729 (2.20%) Banking
7 558 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 503 (1.52%) Publishing
9 319 (0.96%) Back Office
10 229 (0.69%) Manufacturing
11 218 (0.66%) Financial Institution
12 217 (0.66%) Law
13 214 (0.65%) Legal
14 204 (0.62%) Investment Banking
15 172 (0.52%) Multimedia
16 160 (0.48%) Front Office
17 142 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
18 141 (0.43%) Automotive
19 74 (0.22%) Music Industry
20 70 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26895 (81.24%) Developer
2 5933 (17.92%) Web Developer
3 5651 (17.07%) .NET Developer
4 4505 (13.61%) Senior Developer
5 3579 (10.81%) C# Developer
6 3435 (10.38%) Front-End Developer
7 3307 (9.99%) PHP Developer
8 2934 (8.86%) Java Developer
9 2821 (8.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 2218 (6.70%) Software Developer
11 2204 (6.66%) ASP.NET Developer
12 1773 (5.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 1404 (4.24%) JavaScript Developer
14 1300 (3.93%) Junior
15 1286 (3.88%) Software Engineer
16 1198 (3.62%) Senior .NET Developer
17 1144 (3.46%) Junior Developer
18 1141 (3.45%) Programmer
19 1081 (3.27%) Lead Developer
20 1054 (3.18%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25888 (78.20%) HTML
2 22823 (68.94%) CSS
3 15007 (45.33%) jQuery
4 14001 (42.29%) .NET
5 10329 (31.20%) ASP.NET
6 10006 (30.23%) HTML5
7 6978 (21.08%) XML
8 6666 (20.14%) CSS3
9 6316 (19.08%) Ajax
10 5546 (16.75%) Web Services
11 4139 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3318 (10.02%) .NET Framework
13 2826 (8.54%) WCF
14 2650 (8.00%) JSON
15 2596 (7.84%) Spring
16 2473 (7.47%) XHTML
17 2410 (7.28%) Backbone.js
18 2199 (6.64%) AngularJS
19 2053 (6.20%) SOAP
20 1893 (5.72%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2820 (8.52%) Computer Science
2 1984 (5.99%) Mobile App
3 1880 (5.68%) Open Source
4 800 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
5 778 (2.35%) Social Media
6 681 (2.06%) Mathematics
7 550 (1.66%) W3C
8 489 (1.48%) Digital Media
9 474 (1.43%) N-Tier
10 452 (1.37%) Visualisation
11 381 (1.15%) Client/Server
12 314 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
13 289 (0.87%) iPhone
14 261 (0.79%) Graphic Design
15 257 (0.78%) Blog
16 256 (0.77%) iPad
17 250 (0.76%) Social Network
18 248 (0.75%) Management Information System
19 236 (0.71%) Blackberry
20 186 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4170 (12.60%) Linux
2 3297 (9.96%) Windows
3 2001 (6.04%) Android
4 1825 (5.51%) Apple iOS
5 1631 (4.93%) UNIX
6 292 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 205 (0.62%) Windows Phone
8 200 (0.60%) Solaris
9 193 (0.58%) Mac OS X
10 191 (0.58%) Ubuntu
11 152 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 141 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 134 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 126 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
15 118 (0.36%) Windows 8
16 90 (0.27%) CentOS
17 77 (0.23%) AIX
18 73 (0.22%) Windows 7
19 64 (0.19%) Debian
20 42 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10167 (30.71%) MVC
2 6356 (19.20%) OO
3 6176 (18.66%) Agile Software Development
4 5512 (16.65%) TDD
5 4598 (13.89%) Web Development
6 4114 (12.43%) Scrum
7 4109 (12.41%) E-Commerce
8 3596 (10.86%) Software Engineering
9 3091 (9.34%) OOP
10 2145 (6.48%) Unit Testing
11 1971 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
12 1797 (5.43%) BDD
13 1470 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
14 1270 (3.84%) SOA
15 1251 (3.78%) Content Management
16 1215 (3.67%) Web Design
17 1154 (3.49%) Analytics
18 1094 (3.30%) SEO
19 1046 (3.16%) Project Management
20 1002 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12587 (38.02%) C#
2 10354 (31.28%) SQL
3 7989 (24.13%) Java
4 7931 (23.96%) PHP
5 2237 (6.76%) Python
6 2208 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 2068 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 1967 (5.94%) Ruby
9 1606 (4.85%) C++
10 1267 (3.83%) PHP5
11 1125 (3.40%) Perl
12 946 (2.86%) VB
13 797 (2.41%) C
14 618 (1.87%) Objective-C
15 560 (1.69%) PL/SQL
16 511 (1.54%) ActionScript
17 505 (1.53%) Scala
18 448 (1.35%) VBScript
19 410 (1.24%) Shell Script
20 342 (1.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5037 (15.22%) Degree
2 625 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 345 (1.04%) Security Cleared
4 247 (0.75%) MCP
5 234 (0.71%) MCTS
6 218 (0.66%) MCSD
7 196 (0.59%) MCAD
8 195 (0.59%) ISEB
9 135 (0.41%) SC Cleared
10 102 (0.31%) ISTQB
11 96 (0.29%) PhD
12 81 (0.24%) DV Cleared
13 73 (0.22%) MCSE
14 65 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
15 63 (0.19%) Sun Certification
16 50 (0.15%) HND
17 38 (0.11%) OCPJP
18 32 (0.097%) MCPD
19 31 (0.094%) PMI Certification
20 30 (0.091%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1457 (4.40%) QA
2 251 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 170 (0.51%) SLA
4 100 (0.30%) WCAG
5 63 (0.19%) WAI
6 36 (0.11%) HL7
7 17 (0.051%) PCI DSS
8 13 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (0.033%) ISO 14001
10 9 (0.027%) GAMP
11 6 (0.018%) TickIT
12 4 (0.012%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.012%) Basel III
12 4 (0.012%) CRD IV
12 4 (0.012%) COREP
12 4 (0.012%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.012%) Basel II
12 4 (0.012%) JTAG
13 3 (0.009%) BS15000
14 2 (0.006%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 202 (0.61%) Active Directory
2 149 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (0.23%) Varnish
4 39 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 31 (0.094%) Squid
6 27 (0.082%) vSphere
6 27 (0.082%) NFS
7 18 (0.054%) VirtualBox
8 14 (0.042%) XenApp
9 12 (0.036%) vCloud
9 12 (0.036%) Samba
10 11 (0.033%) Xen
10 11 (0.033%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (0.030%) VMware ESX
12 9 (0.027%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (0.021%) Apache Flume
14 6 (0.018%) SRDF
15 5 (0.015%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.015%) Terminal Services
16 4 (0.012%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 397 (1.20%) Puppet
2 349 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
3 91 (0.27%) Vagrant
4 68 (0.21%) Nagios
5 62 (0.19%) Plesk
6 55 (0.17%) Capistrano
7 46 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
8 30 (0.091%) Ansible
9 27 (0.082%) ZABBIX
10 23 (0.069%) CFEngine
11 22 (0.066%) SCCM
12 20 (0.060%) Tivoli
13 19 (0.057%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 16 (0.048%) HP UCMDB
14 16 (0.048%) YUM
15 15 (0.045%) OpenSSO
16 14 (0.042%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 12 (0.036%) HAProxy
17 12 (0.036%) SAP Afaria
17 12 (0.036%) Munin
Vendors
1 4702 (14.20%) Microsoft
2 2681 (8.10%) Oracle
3 1491 (4.50%) Zend
4 1307 (3.95%) Adobe
5 1099 (3.32%) Google
6 808 (2.44%) JBoss
7 665 (2.01%) Twitter
8 664 (2.01%) Facebook
9 464 (1.40%) Sitecore
10 352 (1.06%) IBM
11 256 (0.77%) SAP
12 221 (0.67%) VMware
13 205 (0.62%) Sencha
14 200 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
15 194 (0.59%) Red Hat
16 179 (0.54%) hybris
17 177 (0.53%) EPiServer
18 148 (0.45%) Apple
19 134 (0.40%) Sybase
20 125 (0.38%) Business Objects
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Monmouthshire
Acorn
Salary: £39000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Amazing Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Corsley, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
BenjaminJames Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Shares / gym / healthcare / bonus /
Posted: 9 hours ago