The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 16672 17943 15478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.22% 15.34% 14.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.67% 29.76% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14471 15485 13870
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
56197 60288 57126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.32% 51.53% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47850 51125 49034
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 15714 £42,500 +3.65% 2600
London 0 6124 £50,000 - 936
South East 0 3319 £41,000 +2.50% 392
City of London +1 1261 £50,000 - 242
East of England +1 1245 £40,000 - 151
Yorkshire +2 1195 £40,000 +6.66% 246
North West -1 1121 £37,500 +2.73% 359
South West 0 1087 £37,500 +4.16% 177
West Midlands +3 925 £35,000 - 144
West Yorkshire +5 784 £40,000 +6.66% 149
Surrey -1 706 £45,000 +5.88% 76
Hampshire -1 660 £37,500 +7.14% 77
Manchester +1 633 £37,500 - 176
Berkshire +5 593 £47,500 +18.75% 67
Leeds +12 571 £39,500 -1.25% 106
East Midlands -2 534 £35,500 +1.42% 155
Scotland 0 461 £38,500 -3.75% 71
Bristol +10 414 £37,500 - 66
Hertfordshire 0 397 £45,000 +5.88% 46
Buckinghamshire -1 354 £40,000 +11.11% 36
Cambridgeshire -1 308 £43,250 +2.97% 65
Cheshire +2 296 £40,000 +14.28% 102
Oxfordshire 0 294 £40,000 +6.66% 53
East Sussex -1 280 £39,500 +5.33% 33
Birmingham +6 258 £36,000 +2.85% 38
Brighton +2 258 £39,500 +5.33% 23
Reading +2 243 £47,500 +13.77% 28
Milton Keynes +3 242 £40,000 +6.66% 20
Cambridge +3 234 £45,000 +8.43% 55
North Yorkshire -2 223 £40,000 - 43

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 25804 (76.11%) HTML
2 22443 (66.19%) CSS
3 14431 (42.56%) .NET
4 14272 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
5 13942 (41.12%) jQuery
6 13740 (40.52%) C#
7 11927 (35.18%) MVC
8 11003 (32.45%) SQL
9 10673 (31.48%) ASP.NET
10 10149 (29.93%) SQL Server
11 10051 (29.64%) HTML5
12 7994 (23.58%) Java
13 6876 (20.28%) PHP
14 6631 (19.56%) TDD
15 6512 (19.21%) AngularJS
16 6302 (18.59%) CSS3
17 5907 (17.42%) XML
18 5884 (17.35%) OO
19 5373 (15.85%) ASP.NET MVC
20 5262 (15.52%) Web Services
21 5148 (15.18%) MySQL
22 5132 (15.14%) Scrum
23 5039 (14.86%) Microsoft
24 4906 (14.47%) Finance
25 4846 (14.29%) Degree
26 4485 (13.23%) Ajax
27 4447 (13.12%) Git (software)
28 4185 (12.34%) Web Development
29 4055 (11.96%) Linux
30 4026 (11.87%) Software Engineering

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3013 (8.89%) Node.js
2 2163 (6.38%) CMS
3 1579 (4.66%) Apache
4 1328 (3.92%) IIS
5 1276 (3.76%) Tomcat
6 1234 (3.64%) SharePoint
7 1127 (3.32%) WordPress
8 769 (2.27%) Drupal
9 630 (1.86%) JBoss
10 612 (1.81%) WebSphere
11 504 (1.49%) Umbraco
12 410 (1.21%) WebLogic
12 410 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
13 354 (1.04%) Apache Solr
14 321 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
15 284 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
16 283 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
17 264 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
18 242 (0.71%) nginx
19 240 (0.71%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2238 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 1284 (3.79%) Photoshop
3 490 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 390 (1.15%) MS Office
5 378 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 137 (0.40%) Fireworks
7 134 (0.40%) InDesign
8 132 (0.39%) MS Visio
9 111 (0.33%) InfoPath
10 87 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
11 69 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
12 51 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
13 37 (0.11%) MS Project
14 31 (0.091%) AutoCAD
15 25 (0.074%) SPSS
16 20 (0.059%) Adobe Captivate
17 14 (0.041%) Acrobat
18 13 (0.038%) PowerPivot
19 10 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
20 9 (0.027%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 600 (1.77%) Magento
2 462 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 84 (0.25%) RMDS
4 83 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 55 (0.16%) WebTrends
6 38 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
7 30 (0.088%) Oracle BPM
8 22 (0.065%) Dynamics AX
8 22 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
9 16 (0.047%) Tridion
10 15 (0.044%) Oracle Applications
11 14 (0.041%) SAP ERP
11 14 (0.041%) Markit EDM
12 13 (0.038%) Shopify
12 13 (0.038%) Autonomy Scrittura
12 13 (0.038%) Advent Geneva
13 12 (0.035%) Fredhopper
14 11 (0.032%) Sage CRM
14 11 (0.032%) Remedy ITSM
14 11 (0.032%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1367 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1152 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 945 (2.79%) SaaS
4 415 (1.22%) GitHub
5 327 (0.96%) Google Analytics
6 170 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 148 (0.44%) PaaS
8 146 (0.43%) Office 365
9 117 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
10 114 (0.34%) Heroku
11 108 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
12 77 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
13 72 (0.21%) IaaS
14 58 (0.17%) Force.com
15 55 (0.16%) Amazon S3
16 35 (0.10%) Google App Engine
17 29 (0.086%) Amazon SQS
18 26 (0.077%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 24 (0.071%) Google Compute Engine
19 24 (0.071%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 1194 (3.52%) Internet
2 1063 (3.14%) HTTP
3 328 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 310 (0.91%) Intranet
5 240 (0.71%) DNS
6 159 (0.47%) Firewall
7 147 (0.43%) SSL
8 130 (0.38%) LAN
9 129 (0.38%) WAN
10 124 (0.37%) LDAP
11 117 (0.35%) SAN
12 93 (0.27%) Multicast
13 92 (0.27%) SSH
14 89 (0.26%) HTTPS
15 84 (0.25%) Broadband
16 82 (0.24%) FTP
16 82 (0.24%) NAS
17 81 (0.24%) Fibre Channel
18 80 (0.24%) FCoE
18 80 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10149 (29.93%) SQL Server
2 5148 (15.18%) MySQL
3 1787 (5.27%) MongoDB
4 1759 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 1661 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 1582 (4.67%) NoSQL
7 932 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 898 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 878 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 869 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
11 737 (2.17%) Big Data
12 614 (1.81%) RDBMS
13 568 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
14 438 (1.29%) Oracle Database
15 364 (1.07%) Hadoop
16 356 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
17 319 (0.94%) Redis
18 284 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
19 252 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 237 (0.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4447 (13.12%) Git (software)
2 2445 (7.21%) Visual Studio
3 2355 (6.95%) Subversion
4 1778 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 1248 (3.68%) Selenium
6 1186 (3.50%) Maven
7 1124 (3.32%) Jenkins
8 903 (2.66%) JIRA
9 876 (2.58%) NUnit
10 851 (2.51%) Grunt
11 834 (2.46%) Eclipse
12 800 (2.36%) JUnit
13 662 (1.95%) Jasmine
14 552 (1.63%) Cucumber
15 494 (1.46%) TeamCity
16 491 (1.45%) Ant
17 344 (1.01%) gulp
18 313 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
19 306 (0.90%) Bower
20 302 (0.89%) PHPUnit
General
1 4906 (14.47%) Finance
2 2158 (6.36%) Marketing
3 1406 (4.15%) Retail
4 1075 (3.17%) Games
5 970 (2.86%) Banking
6 893 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 662 (1.95%) Advertising
8 421 (1.24%) Publishing
9 398 (1.17%) Back Office
10 268 (0.79%) Law
11 256 (0.76%) Legal
12 237 (0.70%) Manufacturing
13 222 (0.65%) Front Office
14 204 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 189 (0.56%) Automotive
16 168 (0.50%) Electronics
17 160 (0.47%) Investment Banking
18 140 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
19 137 (0.40%) Multimedia
20 114 (0.34%) French Language
Job Titles
1 27077 (79.86%) Developer
2 6079 (17.93%) .NET Developer
3 4893 (14.43%) Web Developer
4 4751 (14.01%) Senior Developer
5 3881 (11.45%) C# Developer
6 3496 (10.31%) Front-End Developer
7 2985 (8.80%) C# .NET Developer
8 2826 (8.34%) Java Developer
9 2701 (7.97%) PHP Developer
10 2530 (7.46%) Software Developer
11 1779 (5.25%) ASP.NET Developer
12 1700 (5.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 1561 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
14 1554 (4.58%) Junior
15 1537 (4.53%) Software Engineer
16 1415 (4.17%) Junior Developer
17 1237 (3.65%) Senior .NET Developer
18 1111 (3.28%) Lead Developer
19 966 (2.85%) Analyst
20 831 (2.45%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25804 (76.11%) HTML
2 22443 (66.19%) CSS
3 14431 (42.56%) .NET
4 13942 (41.12%) jQuery
5 10673 (31.48%) ASP.NET
6 10051 (29.64%) HTML5
7 6512 (19.21%) AngularJS
8 6302 (18.59%) CSS3
9 5907 (17.42%) XML
10 5373 (15.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5262 (15.52%) Web Services
12 4485 (13.23%) Ajax
13 3827 (11.29%) .NET Framework
14 2760 (8.14%) WCF
15 2733 (8.06%) JSON
16 2527 (7.45%) Spring
17 2320 (6.84%) REST
18 2316 (6.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 2207 (6.51%) Backbone.js
20 2165 (6.39%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3258 (9.61%) User Experience
2 2641 (7.79%) Computer Science
3 1728 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
4 1701 (5.02%) Mobile App
5 686 (2.02%) Social Media
6 684 (2.02%) Mathematics
7 611 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 480 (1.42%) W3C
9 460 (1.36%) Visualisation
10 415 (1.22%) Client/Server
11 388 (1.14%) Algorithms
12 383 (1.13%) N-Tier
13 330 (0.97%) Management Information System
14 318 (0.94%) Data Structures
15 300 (0.88%) Digital Media
16 275 (0.81%) Blog
17 266 (0.78%) Hedge funds
18 249 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
19 219 (0.65%) Graphic Design
20 212 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4055 (11.96%) Linux
2 3159 (9.32%) Windows
3 1630 (4.81%) Android
4 1539 (4.54%) Apple iOS
5 1407 (4.15%) UNIX
6 328 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 212 (0.63%) Solaris
8 180 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 169 (0.50%) Mac OS X
10 165 (0.49%) Ubuntu
11 148 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 122 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 122 (0.36%) Windows Phone
13 108 (0.32%) Windows 8
14 101 (0.30%) CentOS
15 99 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
16 81 (0.24%) Debian
17 80 (0.24%) AIX
18 68 (0.20%) Windows 7
19 52 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14272 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
2 11927 (35.18%) MVC
3 6631 (19.56%) TDD
4 5884 (17.35%) OO
5 5132 (15.14%) Scrum
6 4185 (12.34%) Web Development
7 4026 (11.87%) Software Engineering
8 3596 (10.61%) E-Commerce
9 2560 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
10 2377 (7.01%) SDLC
11 2275 (6.71%) OOP
12 2142 (6.32%) BDD
13 2117 (6.24%) Unit Testing
14 1887 (5.57%) Open Source
15 1803 (5.32%) Responsive Web Design
16 1534 (4.52%) Mentoring
17 1298 (3.83%) CRM
18 1287 (3.80%) Analytics
19 1209 (3.57%) Web Design
20 1152 (3.40%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13740 (40.52%) C#
2 11003 (32.45%) SQL
3 7994 (23.58%) Java
4 6876 (20.28%) PHP
5 2546 (7.51%) Python
6 2502 (7.38%) T-SQL
7 1973 (5.82%) VB.NET
8 1795 (5.29%) Ruby
9 1702 (5.02%) C++
10 978 (2.88%) Perl
11 812 (2.39%) VB
12 757 (2.23%) C
13 687 (2.03%) PHP5
14 666 (1.96%) Scala
15 591 (1.74%) Objective-C
16 570 (1.68%) PL/SQL
17 454 (1.34%) Bash Shell
18 370 (1.09%) PowerShell
19 330 (0.97%) Shell Script
20 320 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4846 (14.29%) Degree
2 628 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 360 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 261 (0.77%) SC Cleared
5 181 (0.53%) ISEB
6 162 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 104 (0.31%) MCP
8 99 (0.29%) DV Cleared
9 92 (0.27%) PhD
10 91 (0.27%) MCSD
11 66 (0.19%) HND
12 65 (0.19%) Sun Certification
13 54 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
14 52 (0.15%) MCPD
15 48 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 44 (0.13%) PMI Certification
17 41 (0.12%) MCAD
18 34 (0.10%) MCTS
19 28 (0.083%) Cisco Certification
20 25 (0.074%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1416 (4.18%) QA
2 110 (0.32%) SLA
3 104 (0.31%) WCAG
4 72 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 48 (0.14%) HL7
6 44 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 39 (0.12%) WAI
8 20 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 20 (0.059%) GAMP
9 13 (0.038%) Section 508
10 11 (0.032%) PMBOK
11 10 (0.029%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 10 (0.029%) ISO 14001
12 9 (0.027%) DICOM
13 7 (0.021%) Data Quality
14 6 (0.018%) TickIT
15 3 (0.009%) ISO 8583
15 3 (0.009%) DO-178B
16 1 (0.003%) EMIR
16 1 (0.003%) GCP
System Software
1 234 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 191 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 159 (0.47%) Docker
4 112 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
5 106 (0.31%) Hyper-V
6 92 (0.27%) Varnish
7 87 (0.26%) NFS
8 77 (0.23%) SRDF
9 57 (0.17%) KVM
10 43 (0.13%) Xen
11 33 (0.097%) VirtualBox
12 28 (0.083%) HDFS
12 28 (0.083%) Firmware
13 26 (0.077%) IMail Server
14 22 (0.065%) vSphere
15 19 (0.056%) LXC
16 15 (0.044%) XenApp
17 14 (0.041%) XenServer
18 12 (0.035%) VMware ESXi
19 11 (0.032%) iptables
Systems Management
1 472 (1.39%) Puppet
2 394 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 143 (0.42%) Ansible
4 118 (0.35%) Vagrant
5 84 (0.25%) Nagios
6 55 (0.16%) Salt
7 38 (0.11%) logstash
8 35 (0.10%) Capistrano
9 34 (0.10%) Graphite
10 32 (0.094%) cPanel
11 29 (0.086%) TeamSite
11 29 (0.086%) ZABBIX
12 26 (0.077%) Kubernetes
13 24 (0.071%) Kibana
14 23 (0.068%) StatsD
15 22 (0.065%) Pingdom
16 21 (0.062%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 18 (0.053%) HP Quality Center
18 17 (0.050%) Plesk
19 15 (0.044%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5039 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 2771 (8.17%) Oracle
3 1119 (3.30%) Adobe
4 1079 (3.18%) Zend
5 1044 (3.08%) Google
6 419 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
7 395 (1.17%) IBM
8 380 (1.12%) Facebook
9 378 (1.11%) Twitter
10 345 (1.02%) Sitecore
11 302 (0.89%) VMware
12 262 (0.77%) SAP
13 251 (0.74%) Apple
14 233 (0.69%) hybris
15 215 (0.63%) Xamarin
16 191 (0.56%) Sybase
16 191 (0.56%) Cisco
17 163 (0.48%) TIBCO
18 145 (0.43%) EPiServer
19 143 (0.42%) Red Hat
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