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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 12 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 16814 15552 15435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.72% 14.56% 13.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.03% 27.52% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14259 13924 13890
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
57914 56515 63065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.72% 52.89% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 48523 48765 55307
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,756 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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 0 15787 £40,000 - 2327
London +2 6325 £50,000 +5.26% 824
South East -1 3500 £38,500 +1.31% 429
City of London +4 1486 £50,000 +5.26% 274
North West -3 1246 £35,404 +5.68% 279
South West +4 1135 £35,000 +6.06% 160
East of England -1 1089 £40,000 +6.66% 143
Yorkshire -1 1019 £37,500 +8.69% 226
Surrey +2 827 £42,500 +6.25% 89
West Midlands -1 775 £35,000 - 115
Hampshire +1 742 £35,000 - 103
Manchester -1 709 £37,500 +10.29% 154
East Midlands +3 632 £35,000 +7.69% 102
Berkshire -7 608 £40,000 - 79
Scotland +4 557 £37,500 +7.14% 87
West Yorkshire -7 556 £37,500 +7.14% 119
Leeds -9 371 £40,000 +14.28% 75
Cambridgeshire -2 346 £40,000 - 53
East Sussex -3 338 £35,500 +1.42% 30
Oxfordshire +2 329 £40,000 +14.28% 48
Brighton -3 316 £37,500 +7.14% 29
Buckinghamshire -1 307 £36,000 -10.00% 33
Cheshire -1 299 £35,000 - 65
Hertfordshire -6 288 £42,500 +13.33% 38
Glasgow +12 271 £35,000 -8.49% 40
Cambridge -5 261 £40,000 - 33
Nottinghamshire +4 259 £35,000 +16.66% 29
North Yorkshire +4 241 £38,500 +10.00% 47
Bristol -1 238 £37,500 +11.94% 47
Birmingham -4 235 £37,500 +7.14% 33

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 27307 (77.76%) HTML
2 24109 (68.65%) CSS
3 15203 (43.29%) .NET
4 15103 (43.01%) jQuery
5 14013 (39.90%) C#
6 12984 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
7 11425 (32.53%) SQL
8 11407 (32.48%) MVC
9 11389 (32.43%) ASP.NET
10 10272 (29.25%) SQL Server
11 10053 (28.63%) HTML5
12 8424 (23.99%) Java
13 7403 (21.08%) PHP
14 7138 (20.33%) XML
15 6799 (19.36%) OO
16 6519 (18.56%) CSS3
17 6254 (17.81%) TDD
18 6029 (17.17%) MySQL
19 5796 (16.50%) Web Services
20 5750 (16.37%) Ajax
21 5694 (16.21%) Degree
22 5148 (14.66%) Microsoft
23 4813 (13.71%) ASP.NET MVC
24 4595 (13.08%) Scrum
25 4536 (12.92%) Web Development
26 4407 (12.55%) Finance
27 4334 (12.34%) Linux
28 4285 (12.20%) E-Commerce
29 4080 (11.62%) Software Engineering
30 3986 (11.35%) Git (software)

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2657 (7.57%) CMS
2 2213 (6.30%) Node.js
3 1806 (5.14%) Apache
4 1622 (4.62%) SharePoint
5 1609 (4.58%) IIS
6 1361 (3.88%) WordPress
7 1261 (3.59%) Tomcat
8 1100 (3.13%) Drupal
9 675 (1.92%) Umbraco
10 606 (1.73%) WebSphere
11 438 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
12 425 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
13 360 (1.03%) WebLogic
14 352 (1.00%) Apache Solr
15 331 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
16 327 (0.93%) Joomla!
17 325 (0.93%) nginx
18 238 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
19 223 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
20 219 (0.62%) Confluence
Applications
1 2362 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 1897 (5.40%) Photoshop
3 830 (2.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 453 (1.29%) MS Office
5 257 (0.73%) Fireworks
6 145 (0.41%) InfoPath
7 135 (0.38%) MS Visio
8 117 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 116 (0.33%) InDesign
10 64 (0.18%) MS Project
11 62 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
12 30 (0.085%) Adobe After Effects
13 23 (0.065%) SPSS
14 21 (0.060%) Acrobat
15 15 (0.043%) GIMP
15 15 (0.043%) XMetaL
16 13 (0.037%) Mingle
17 12 (0.034%) FastStats
18 11 (0.031%) 3ds Max
19 10 (0.028%) Maya
Business Applications
1 688 (1.96%) Magento
2 448 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 353 (1.01%) Google Analytics
4 95 (0.27%) WebTrends
5 70 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 59 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
7 42 (0.12%) Shopify
8 41 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 40 (0.11%) SiteCatalyst
10 39 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 33 (0.094%) osCommerce
12 28 (0.080%) Dynamics NAV
13 24 (0.068%) RMDS
14 23 (0.065%) Tridion
15 22 (0.063%) Oracle CRM
16 19 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
17 14 (0.040%) Oracle Cash Management
18 13 (0.037%) SalesLogix
19 11 (0.031%) Oracle iRecruitment
20 10 (0.028%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 895 (2.55%) SaaS
2 669 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 615 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
4 434 (1.24%) GitHub
5 176 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 163 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 88 (0.25%) Office 365
8 77 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 74 (0.21%) Trello
10 62 (0.18%) PaaS
11 53 (0.15%) Force.com
12 45 (0.13%) Joyent
13 41 (0.12%) IaaS
14 38 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
15 36 (0.10%) Heroku
16 29 (0.083%) Google App Engine
17 24 (0.068%) Google Apps
18 19 (0.054%) Amazon SQS
18 19 (0.054%) Basecamp
19 17 (0.048%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1372 (3.91%) Internet
2 1155 (3.29%) HTTP
3 593 (1.69%) Intranet
4 260 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 232 (0.66%) DNS
6 176 (0.50%) Firewall
7 160 (0.46%) SSL
8 138 (0.39%) LDAP
9 120 (0.34%) Extranet
10 109 (0.31%) SAN
11 102 (0.29%) SMTP
12 94 (0.27%) SSH
13 90 (0.26%) FTP
14 84 (0.24%) Broadband
15 70 (0.20%) SNMP
16 68 (0.19%) VPN
17 67 (0.19%) CTI
18 62 (0.18%) VoIP
18 62 (0.18%) AMQP
19 45 (0.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10272 (29.25%) SQL Server
2 6029 (17.17%) MySQL
3 2029 (5.78%) Relational Database
4 1979 (5.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1198 (3.41%) MongoDB
6 1168 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 1093 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 953 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 870 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 824 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 745 (2.12%) Big Data
12 716 (2.04%) RDBMS
13 704 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
14 488 (1.39%) Oracle Database
15 388 (1.10%) Hadoop
16 326 (0.93%) Redis
17 316 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 314 (0.89%) RavenDB
19 240 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
20 211 (0.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3986 (11.35%) Git (software)
2 2928 (8.34%) Visual Studio
3 2858 (8.14%) Subversion
4 1520 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1101 (3.14%) Selenium
6 1093 (3.11%) NUnit
7 1039 (2.96%) JUnit
8 961 (2.74%) Maven
9 960 (2.73%) Eclipse
10 888 (2.53%) Jenkins
11 872 (2.48%) JIRA
12 728 (2.07%) Cucumber
13 588 (1.67%) Jasmine
14 556 (1.58%) Ant
15 547 (1.56%) TeamCity
16 541 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
17 398 (1.13%) Grunt
18 359 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
19 339 (0.97%) ReSharper
20 324 (0.92%) WebDriver
General
1 4407 (12.55%) Finance
2 2629 (7.49%) Marketing
3 1380 (3.93%) Retail
4 1048 (2.98%) Games
5 962 (2.74%) Advertising
6 906 (2.58%) Banking
7 634 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 620 (1.77%) Publishing
9 389 (1.11%) Back Office
10 287 (0.82%) Law
11 283 (0.81%) Legal
12 240 (0.68%) Manufacturing
13 232 (0.66%) Investment Banking
14 219 (0.62%) Automotive
15 204 (0.58%) Financial Institution
15 204 (0.58%) Front Office
16 142 (0.40%) French Language
17 126 (0.36%) Multimedia
18 119 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
19 97 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28155 (80.17%) Developer
2 6328 (18.02%) .NET Developer
3 5542 (15.78%) Web Developer
4 4979 (14.18%) Senior Developer
5 3996 (11.38%) C# Developer
6 3278 (9.33%) Front-End Developer
7 3102 (8.83%) PHP Developer
8 3043 (8.67%) Java Developer
9 3006 (8.56%) C# .NET Developer
10 2614 (7.44%) Software Developer
11 2236 (6.37%) ASP.NET Developer
12 1897 (5.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 1530 (4.36%) Junior
14 1388 (3.95%) Software Engineer
15 1374 (3.91%) Junior Developer
16 1371 (3.90%) JavaScript Developer
17 1358 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
18 1326 (3.78%) Analyst
19 1110 (3.16%) Programmer
20 1030 (2.93%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27307 (77.76%) HTML
2 24109 (68.65%) CSS
3 15203 (43.29%) .NET
4 15103 (43.01%) jQuery
5 11389 (32.43%) ASP.NET
6 10053 (28.63%) HTML5
7 7138 (20.33%) XML
8 6519 (18.56%) CSS3
9 5796 (16.50%) Web Services
10 5750 (16.37%) Ajax
11 4813 (13.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3982 (11.34%) .NET Framework
13 3728 (10.62%) AngularJS
14 2960 (8.43%) WCF
15 2704 (7.70%) JSON
16 2615 (7.45%) Spring
17 2472 (7.04%) Backbone.js
18 2321 (6.61%) XHTML
19 2227 (6.34%) SOAP
20 2173 (6.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3383 (9.63%) User Experience
2 3197 (9.10%) Computer Science
3 1891 (5.38%) Open Source
4 1864 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
5 1828 (5.21%) Mobile App
6 737 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
7 725 (2.06%) Social Media
8 666 (1.90%) Mathematics
9 473 (1.35%) Visualisation
10 469 (1.34%) N-Tier
11 443 (1.26%) W3C
12 440 (1.25%) Client/Server
13 430 (1.22%) Digital Media
14 309 (0.88%) Blog
15 298 (0.85%) Management Information System
16 282 (0.80%) iPhone
17 258 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
18 247 (0.70%) Graphic Design
19 221 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 218 (0.62%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4334 (12.34%) Linux
2 3300 (9.40%) Windows
3 1872 (5.33%) Android
4 1708 (4.86%) Apple iOS
5 1581 (4.50%) UNIX
6 254 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 226 (0.64%) Solaris
8 201 (0.57%) Ubuntu
9 186 (0.53%) Windows Phone
10 162 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 161 (0.46%) Windows 8
12 155 (0.44%) Mac OS X
13 139 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
14 116 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 113 (0.32%) CentOS
16 97 (0.28%) Windows 7
17 92 (0.26%) Debian
18 75 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
19 69 (0.20%) AIX
20 47 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12984 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
2 11407 (32.48%) MVC
3 6799 (19.36%) OO
4 6254 (17.81%) TDD
5 4595 (13.08%) Scrum
6 4536 (12.92%) Web Development
7 4285 (12.20%) E-Commerce
8 4080 (11.62%) Software Engineering
9 2804 (7.98%) OOP
10 2476 (7.05%) Unit Testing
11 2357 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
12 2150 (6.12%) BDD
13 1866 (5.31%) Mentoring
14 1657 (4.72%) Responsive Web Design
15 1480 (4.21%) SOA
16 1267 (3.61%) OOD
17 1223 (3.48%) SEO
18 1153 (3.28%) Web Design
19 1146 (3.26%) Analytics
20 1132 (3.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14013 (39.90%) C#
2 11425 (32.53%) SQL
3 8424 (23.99%) Java
4 7403 (21.08%) PHP
5 2453 (6.99%) T-SQL
6 2277 (6.48%) Python
7 2184 (6.22%) VB.NET
8 1996 (5.68%) Ruby
9 1823 (5.19%) C++
10 1240 (3.53%) PHP5
11 1059 (3.02%) VB
12 1033 (2.94%) Perl
13 909 (2.59%) C
14 547 (1.56%) PL/SQL
15 500 (1.42%) Objective-C
16 461 (1.31%) Scala
17 405 (1.15%) VBScript
18 379 (1.08%) VB6
19 370 (1.05%) ActionScript
20 358 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5694 (16.21%) Degree
2 555 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 480 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 273 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 193 (0.55%) MCSD
6 179 (0.51%) ISEB
7 135 (0.38%) MCP
8 131 (0.37%) MCTS
9 124 (0.35%) ISTQB
10 116 (0.33%) DV Cleared
11 113 (0.32%) MCAD
12 111 (0.32%) PhD
13 68 (0.19%) Sun Certification
14 46 (0.13%) MCSE
14 46 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 41 (0.12%) Postgraduate
16 36 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
17 32 (0.091%) MCPD
18 29 (0.083%) HND
18 29 (0.083%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1802 (5.13%) QA
2 280 (0.80%) ISO 9001
3 188 (0.54%) SLA
4 122 (0.35%) WCAG
5 93 (0.26%) WAI
6 35 (0.100%) HL7
7 25 (0.071%) PCI DSS
8 17 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (0.048%) GAMP
9 10 (0.028%) Basel III
9 10 (0.028%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.017%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.017%) CRD IV
11 5 (0.014%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.009%) EMIR
13 2 (0.006%) Basel II
13 2 (0.006%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.006%) COREP
14 1 (0.003%) Section 508
14 1 (0.003%) GPG13
System Software
1 210 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 137 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (0.28%) Varnish
4 43 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 35 (0.100%) NFS
6 28 (0.080%) vSphere
7 27 (0.077%) Oracle RAC
8 23 (0.065%) Squid
9 19 (0.054%) SRDF
10 17 (0.048%) VMware ESX
11 16 (0.046%) HDFS
12 15 (0.043%) VMware ESXi
13 13 (0.037%) Docker
14 11 (0.031%) OpenSIPS
15 10 (0.028%) vCloud
16 8 (0.023%) VirtualBox
17 7 (0.020%) IMail Server
17 7 (0.020%) XenApp
17 7 (0.020%) Xen
17 7 (0.020%) Samba
Systems Management
1 407 (1.16%) Puppet
2 344 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
3 79 (0.22%) Vagrant
4 74 (0.21%) Capistrano
5 60 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
6 55 (0.16%) logstash
7 47 (0.13%) Ansible
8 44 (0.13%) Nagios
9 37 (0.11%) ZABBIX
10 33 (0.094%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 27 (0.077%) Plesk
12 22 (0.063%) Kibana
13 17 (0.048%) HAProxy
14 16 (0.046%) StatsD
15 15 (0.043%) SCVMM
15 15 (0.043%) SCCM
16 14 (0.040%) Pingdom
17 12 (0.034%) YUM
18 10 (0.028%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 10 (0.028%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5148 (14.66%) Microsoft
2 2923 (8.32%) Oracle
3 1489 (4.24%) Adobe
4 1302 (3.71%) Zend
5 999 (2.84%) Google
6 728 (2.07%) JBoss
7 573 (1.63%) Twitter
8 478 (1.36%) Facebook
9 414 (1.18%) Sitecore
10 354 (1.01%) IBM
11 278 (0.79%) SAP
12 252 (0.72%) EPiServer
13 239 (0.68%) Sencha
14 237 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
15 210 (0.60%) Red Hat
16 194 (0.55%) VMware
17 171 (0.49%) Telerik
18 169 (0.48%) hybris
19 156 (0.44%) Sybase
20 136 (0.39%) Xamarin
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 minutes ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 minutes ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 minutes ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 minutes ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 25 minutes ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: £45,000 per annum basic + Healthcare
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 31 minutes ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 38 minutes ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 38 minutes ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Guildford, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Preston, Lancashire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago