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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 16088 15452 15560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.19% 15.06% 14.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.14% 28.21% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14181 13231 14074
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%

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
53381 54777 60119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.41% 53.39% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45852 46039 52799
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 0 14953 £40,000 - 2625
London -1 5440 £51,500 +7.29% 873
South East +1 3321 £40,000 +2.56% 454
South West +9 1348 £35,000 +2.94% 262
North West -1 1249 £35,000 - 332
East of England +2 1186 £40,000 - 198
City of London +1 1065 £50,000 - 253
Yorkshire 0 994 £35,000 - 206
Manchester +1 792 £35,000 - 181
West Midlands 0 779 £37,500 +7.14% 127
Hampshire -1 744 £37,500 +7.14% 71
Berkshire 0 592 £42,500 - 106
Surrey -1 556 £45,000 +12.50% 74
West Yorkshire -3 550 £36,750 +2.08% 121
Scotland +3 549 £40,000 +6.66% 103
East Midlands +2 541 £37,500 +7.14% 114
Leeds +1 420 £37,500 +4.16% 80
Oxfordshire +3 417 £40,000 +6.66% 73
Hertfordshire +9 376 £40,500 +1.25% 55
Bristol +3 362 £37,500 +7.14% 93
Cambridgeshire +4 353 £40,000 +5.26% 68
East Sussex -3 326 £37,500 +7.14% 35
Birmingham +9 296 £37,500 +15.38% 39
Dorset +2 286 £35,000 - 65
Cambridge +8 277 £40,000 +5.26% 55
Brighton -4 275 £36,750 +5.00% 27
North Yorkshire +10 270 £35,000 - 50
Edinburgh -1 255 £40,000 +11.11% 37
Cheshire -1 249 £40,000 +14.28% 78
Nottinghamshire +6 245 £35,000 - 33

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 25424 (77.86%) HTML
2 22551 (69.06%) CSS
3 14477 (44.34%) .NET
4 14058 (43.05%) jQuery
5 13468 (41.25%) C#
6 12682 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
7 11307 (34.63%) MVC
8 10887 (33.34%) SQL
9 10667 (32.67%) ASP.NET
10 9893 (30.30%) SQL Server
11 9766 (29.91%) HTML5
12 7185 (22.00%) Java
13 7142 (21.87%) PHP
14 6253 (19.15%) CSS3
15 6206 (19.01%) XML
16 6168 (18.89%) OO
17 5998 (18.37%) TDD
18 5417 (16.59%) Web Services
19 5392 (16.51%) MySQL
20 5159 (15.80%) Ajax
21 4969 (15.22%) Degree
22 4933 (15.11%) ASP.NET MVC
23 4921 (15.07%) Microsoft
24 4656 (14.26%) AngularJS
25 4607 (14.11%) Scrum
26 4290 (13.14%) Git (software)
27 4135 (12.66%) Finance
28 4061 (12.44%) Web Development
29 4000 (12.25%) .NET Framework
29 4000 (12.25%) Software Engineering

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2470 (7.56%) CMS
2 2211 (6.77%) Node.js
3 1603 (4.91%) SharePoint
4 1588 (4.86%) IIS
5 1498 (4.59%) WordPress
6 1410 (4.32%) Apache
7 1097 (3.36%) Tomcat
8 1074 (3.29%) Drupal
9 677 (2.07%) JBoss
10 676 (2.07%) Umbraco
11 545 (1.67%) WebSphere
12 493 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
13 475 (1.45%) WebLogic
14 446 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
15 387 (1.19%) nginx
16 346 (1.06%) Joomla!
17 315 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
18 304 (0.93%) Apache Solr
19 276 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
20 222 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2164 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 1707 (5.23%) Photoshop
3 740 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 422 (1.29%) MS Office
5 355 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 221 (0.68%) Fireworks
7 163 (0.50%) InDesign
8 160 (0.49%) MS Visio
9 156 (0.48%) InfoPath
10 104 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
11 74 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
12 51 (0.16%) MS Project
13 36 (0.11%) AutoCAD
14 35 (0.11%) Acrobat
15 25 (0.077%) Adobe After Effects
16 20 (0.061%) GIMP
17 16 (0.049%) Mingle
17 16 (0.049%) Adobe Captivate
18 11 (0.034%) Weka
19 9 (0.028%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 762 (2.33%) Magento
2 463 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 268 (0.82%) Google Analytics
4 46 (0.14%) Shopify
5 42 (0.13%) WebTrends
6 39 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 34 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
8 33 (0.10%) RMDS
9 32 (0.098%) Oracle BPM
10 27 (0.083%) Dynamics NAV
11 24 (0.074%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 23 (0.070%) Tridion
13 21 (0.064%) SiteCatalyst
14 20 (0.061%) Towers Watson Igloo
15 18 (0.055%) Oracle EBS
16 14 (0.043%) Oracle Cash Management
17 10 (0.031%) Zen Cart
18 9 (0.028%) Summit
18 9 (0.028%) SalesLogix
19 7 (0.021%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1050 (3.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 691 (2.12%) SaaS
3 610 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
4 491 (1.50%) GitHub
5 206 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
6 156 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 144 (0.44%) Amazon S3
8 134 (0.41%) Office 365
9 93 (0.28%) PaaS
10 64 (0.20%) Trello
11 50 (0.15%) Heroku
12 42 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
12 42 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
13 38 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
14 35 (0.11%) Force.com
15 25 (0.077%) MailChimp
16 24 (0.074%) Google App Engine
17 21 (0.064%) IaaS
18 13 (0.040%) Route 53
19 11 (0.034%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1279 (3.92%) Internet
2 946 (2.90%) HTTP
3 454 (1.39%) Intranet
4 254 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 226 (0.69%) DNS
6 138 (0.42%) Firewall
7 119 (0.36%) SSL
8 118 (0.36%) Extranet
9 102 (0.31%) Broadband
10 97 (0.30%) SAN
11 94 (0.29%) SSH
12 74 (0.23%) LDAP
13 68 (0.21%) VPN
14 62 (0.19%) FTP
15 61 (0.19%) LAN
16 57 (0.17%) WAN
17 56 (0.17%) Wireless
18 47 (0.14%) VoIP
19 45 (0.14%) CTI
19 45 (0.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9893 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 5392 (16.51%) MySQL
3 1814 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1724 (5.28%) Relational Database
5 1376 (4.21%) MongoDB
6 1291 (3.95%) NoSQL
7 870 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 840 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 713 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 684 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
11 614 (1.88%) RDBMS
12 604 (1.85%) Big Data
13 600 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
14 443 (1.36%) Oracle Database
15 360 (1.10%) Redis
16 315 (0.96%) RavenDB
17 290 (0.89%) Hadoop
18 255 (0.78%) DB2
19 254 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 202 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4290 (13.14%) Git (software)
2 2692 (8.24%) Subversion
3 2636 (8.07%) Visual Studio
4 1466 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 1074 (3.29%) NUnit
6 977 (2.99%) Selenium
7 975 (2.99%) JIRA
8 960 (2.94%) Maven
9 915 (2.80%) Jenkins
10 912 (2.79%) JUnit
11 728 (2.23%) Eclipse
12 591 (1.81%) Jasmine
13 584 (1.79%) TeamCity
14 579 (1.77%) Cucumber
15 487 (1.49%) Ant
16 484 (1.48%) Rhino Mocks
17 450 (1.38%) Grunt
18 317 (0.97%) WebDriver
19 266 (0.81%) ReSharper
20 260 (0.80%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4135 (12.66%) Finance
2 2441 (7.48%) Marketing
3 1311 (4.01%) Retail
4 1000 (3.06%) Advertising
5 955 (2.92%) Banking
6 784 (2.40%) Games
7 733 (2.24%) Telecoms
8 468 (1.43%) Publishing
9 309 (0.95%) Back Office
10 262 (0.80%) Investment Banking
11 238 (0.73%) Law
12 208 (0.64%) Automotive
13 198 (0.61%) Legal
14 183 (0.56%) Financial Institution
15 182 (0.56%) Front Office
16 180 (0.55%) Manufacturing
17 133 (0.41%) Multimedia
18 130 (0.40%) French Language
19 125 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
20 72 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26205 (80.25%) Developer
2 5783 (17.71%) .NET Developer
3 5070 (15.53%) Web Developer
4 4570 (14.00%) Senior Developer
5 3735 (11.44%) C# Developer
6 3163 (9.69%) Front-End Developer
7 2879 (8.82%) PHP Developer
8 2748 (8.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 2619 (8.02%) Java Developer
10 2489 (7.62%) Software Developer
11 1889 (5.79%) ASP.NET Developer
12 1662 (5.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 1493 (4.57%) Junior
14 1397 (4.28%) Software Engineer
15 1352 (4.14%) Junior Developer
16 1194 (3.66%) JavaScript Developer
17 1118 (3.42%) Senior .NET Developer
18 933 (2.86%) Analyst
19 870 (2.66%) Lead Developer
20 869 (2.66%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25424 (77.86%) HTML
2 22551 (69.06%) CSS
3 14477 (44.34%) .NET
4 14058 (43.05%) jQuery
5 10667 (32.67%) ASP.NET
6 9766 (29.91%) HTML5
7 6253 (19.15%) CSS3
8 6206 (19.01%) XML
9 5417 (16.59%) Web Services
10 5159 (15.80%) Ajax
11 4933 (15.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4656 (14.26%) AngularJS
13 4000 (12.25%) .NET Framework
14 2706 (8.29%) WCF
15 2685 (8.22%) JSON
16 2351 (7.20%) Spring
17 1981 (6.07%) Backbone.js
18 1975 (6.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 1947 (5.96%) SOAP
20 1918 (5.87%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3312 (10.14%) User Experience
2 2622 (8.03%) Computer Science
3 1772 (5.43%) Open Source
4 1719 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 1684 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
6 637 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 617 (1.89%) Social Media
8 504 (1.54%) Mathematics
9 452 (1.38%) W3C
10 446 (1.37%) N-Tier
11 424 (1.30%) Visualisation
12 350 (1.07%) Management Information System
13 349 (1.07%) Graphic Design
14 346 (1.06%) Client/Server
15 331 (1.01%) Blog
16 298 (0.91%) Algorithms
17 288 (0.88%) iPhone
18 279 (0.85%) Digital Media
19 235 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
20 231 (0.71%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3856 (11.81%) Linux
2 3199 (9.80%) Windows
3 1651 (5.06%) Android
4 1528 (4.68%) Apple iOS
5 1448 (4.43%) UNIX
6 220 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 176 (0.54%) Windows 8
8 168 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 165 (0.51%) Mac OS X
10 133 (0.41%) Solaris
11 131 (0.40%) Ubuntu
12 126 (0.39%) Windows Phone
13 125 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 123 (0.38%) CentOS
15 117 (0.36%) Windows 7
16 91 (0.28%) Debian
17 77 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
18 71 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
19 55 (0.17%) AIX
20 35 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12682 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
2 11307 (34.63%) MVC
3 6168 (18.89%) OO
4 5998 (18.37%) TDD
5 4607 (14.11%) Scrum
6 4061 (12.44%) Web Development
7 4000 (12.25%) Software Engineering
8 3717 (11.38%) E-Commerce
9 2589 (7.93%) OOP
10 2238 (6.85%) BDD
11 2222 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
12 1945 (5.96%) Unit Testing
13 1830 (5.60%) Responsive Web Design
14 1753 (5.37%) Mentoring
15 1328 (4.07%) SOA
16 1246 (3.82%) Web Design
17 1121 (3.43%) CRM
18 1116 (3.42%) OOD
19 1072 (3.28%) Project Management
20 1068 (3.27%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13468 (41.25%) C#
2 10887 (33.34%) SQL
3 7185 (22.00%) Java
4 7142 (21.87%) PHP
5 2237 (6.85%) T-SQL
6 2049 (6.28%) Python
7 2015 (6.17%) VB.NET
8 1702 (5.21%) C++
9 1621 (4.96%) Ruby
10 1103 (3.38%) PHP5
11 936 (2.87%) VB
12 839 (2.57%) Perl
13 760 (2.33%) C
14 589 (1.80%) Objective-C
15 514 (1.57%) PL/SQL
16 388 (1.19%) PowerShell
17 374 (1.15%) VB6
18 339 (1.04%) VBScript
19 299 (0.92%) Bash Shell
20 296 (0.91%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4969 (15.22%) Degree
2 516 (1.58%) Security Cleared
3 505 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 359 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 157 (0.48%) MCSD
6 155 (0.47%) ISEB
7 113 (0.35%) DV Cleared
8 108 (0.33%) ISTQB
9 87 (0.27%) MCP
10 83 (0.25%) PhD
11 74 (0.23%) Sun Certification
12 56 (0.17%) MCPD
13 51 (0.16%) OCPJP
14 48 (0.15%) MCTS
15 47 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 44 (0.13%) MCAD
17 35 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
18 34 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
19 24 (0.074%) HND
20 19 (0.058%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1600 (4.90%) QA
2 228 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 163 (0.50%) SLA
4 85 (0.26%) WAI
5 80 (0.25%) WCAG
6 33 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 32 (0.098%) HL7
8 21 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 13 (0.040%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (0.031%) Data Quality
11 9 (0.028%) GAMP
12 8 (0.025%) ISO 14001
13 5 (0.015%) TickIT
13 5 (0.015%) EMIR
13 5 (0.015%) Dodd-Frank
14 3 (0.009%) COBIT
14 3 (0.009%) Section 508
15 2 (0.006%) GCP
15 2 (0.006%) ISO 8583
16 1 (0.003%) DICOM
System Software
1 178 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 145 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (0.25%) Varnish
4 50 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 41 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
6 39 (0.12%) vSphere
7 38 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
8 37 (0.11%) NFS
9 36 (0.11%) Docker
10 30 (0.092%) Firmware
11 28 (0.086%) SRDF
12 26 (0.080%) VirtualBox
13 13 (0.040%) vCloud
14 11 (0.034%) HDFS
15 9 (0.028%) VMware ESX
16 8 (0.025%) Shibboleth
17 7 (0.021%) OpenSIPS
17 7 (0.021%) Cygwin
18 6 (0.018%) Xen
18 6 (0.018%) IAG
Systems Management
1 348 (1.07%) Puppet
2 311 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 88 (0.27%) Ansible
4 84 (0.26%) Vagrant
5 67 (0.21%) logstash
6 62 (0.19%) Capistrano
7 59 (0.18%) Nagios
8 52 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
9 46 (0.14%) Graphite
10 35 (0.11%) StatsD
11 32 (0.098%) SCVMM
12 26 (0.080%) Kibana
12 26 (0.080%) ZABBIX
13 24 (0.074%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 23 (0.070%) Plesk
15 22 (0.067%) SCCM
16 18 (0.055%) OpenView
17 16 (0.049%) cPanel
18 15 (0.046%) Munin
19 14 (0.043%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 4921 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 2643 (8.09%) Oracle
3 1261 (3.86%) Adobe
4 1190 (3.64%) Zend
5 830 (2.54%) Google
6 587 (1.80%) Twitter
7 576 (1.76%) Facebook
8 405 (1.24%) IBM
9 390 (1.19%) Sitecore
10 270 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
11 222 (0.68%) Telerik
11 222 (0.68%) VMware
12 214 (0.66%) SAP
13 210 (0.64%) Xamarin
14 196 (0.60%) EPiServer
15 192 (0.59%) Sencha
16 154 (0.47%) Apple
16 154 (0.47%) hybris
17 151 (0.46%) Sybase
18 129 (0.40%) Red Hat
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + 10-20% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Step Ahead Recruitment
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Execellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 8 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 8 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £78000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 8 hours ago
Clevedon, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago