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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 11 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 17870 15447 15591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.28% 14.21% 13.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.62% 27.03% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15434 13838 14090
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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
60331 57156 63037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.59% 52.57% 53.59%
Number of salaries quoted 51172 49005 55452
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £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 July 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 30 July 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 16824 £41,000 +2.50% 2281
London +4 6875 £50,000 +5.26% 842
South East +4 3918 £40,000 +6.66% 445
City of London 0 1500 £50,000 - 260
North West 0 1267 £36,375 +11.92% 243
East of England -2 1203 £40,000 +6.66% 150
South West +6 1145 £36,000 +10.76% 177
Yorkshire -1 974 £37,500 +15.38% 154
Surrey +2 943 £42,500 +6.25% 96
Manchester -1 752 £37,500 +11.94% 133
West Midlands 0 726 £35,000 - 106
East Midlands +4 668 £35,000 +6.06% 120
Hampshire +2 664 £35,000 - 89
Berkshire -4 629 £40,000 - 82
Scotland +8 608 £40,000 +14.28% 97
West Yorkshire -2 573 £37,500 +7.14% 87
Oxfordshire +7 434 £37,500 +7.14% 49
Cambridgeshire +2 391 £42,250 +5.62% 63
Leeds -5 391 £40,000 +21.21% 49
East Sussex -1 386 £37,500 +7.14% 22
Buckinghamshire +3 381 £36,000 +1.40% 45
Hertfordshire -1 363 £42,500 +6.25% 33
Brighton -1 353 £37,500 +5.63% 21
Glasgow +20 329 £38,500 -3.75% 51
Cambridge +2 301 £41,500 +3.75% 40
Cheshire -2 285 £35,000 +7.69% 51
Dorset +3 272 £37,500 +25.00% 47
Nottinghamshire +2 248 £35,000 +8.52% 33
West Sussex -3 247 £42,500 +16.43% 25
Nottingham +1 236 £35,000 +9.37% 29

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 27823 (77.84%) HTML
2 24493 (68.52%) CSS
3 15617 (43.69%) jQuery
4 15391 (43.06%) .NET
5 14010 (39.19%) C#
6 11488 (32.14%) SQL
7 11441 (32.01%) ASP.NET
8 11333 (31.70%) MVC
9 10336 (28.92%) HTML5
10 10279 (28.76%) SQL Server
11 8677 (24.27%) Java
12 7822 (21.88%) PHP
13 7349 (20.56%) XML
14 6894 (19.29%) OO
15 6795 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
16 6783 (18.98%) CSS3
17 6273 (17.55%) MySQL
18 6189 (17.31%) Ajax
19 6178 (17.28%) TDD
20 5860 (16.39%) Web Services
21 5767 (16.13%) Degree
22 5234 (14.64%) Microsoft
23 4775 (13.36%) ASP.NET MVC
24 4714 (13.19%) Web Development
25 4550 (12.73%) Linux
26 4507 (12.61%) Scrum
27 4374 (12.24%) Finance
28 4312 (12.06%) E-Commerce
29 4042 (11.31%) Software Engineering
30 3814 (10.67%) .NET Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2866 (8.02%) CMS
2 2230 (6.24%) Node.js
3 1950 (5.46%) Apache
4 1624 (4.54%) SharePoint
5 1547 (4.33%) IIS
6 1342 (3.75%) WordPress
7 1307 (3.66%) Tomcat
8 1148 (3.21%) Drupal
9 712 (1.99%) Umbraco
10 640 (1.79%) WebSphere
11 430 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
12 418 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
13 371 (1.04%) WebLogic
14 332 (0.93%) Apache Solr
15 327 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
16 318 (0.89%) Joomla!
17 284 (0.79%) nginx
18 232 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
19 225 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
20 202 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2331 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1916 (5.36%) Photoshop
3 802 (2.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 462 (1.29%) MS Office
5 270 (0.76%) Fireworks
6 157 (0.44%) InfoPath
7 128 (0.36%) MS Visio
8 119 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 113 (0.32%) InDesign
10 78 (0.22%) MS Project
11 64 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
12 35 (0.098%) Adobe After Effects
13 30 (0.084%) Acrobat
14 24 (0.067%) SPSS
15 22 (0.062%) GIMP
16 21 (0.059%) XMetaL
17 18 (0.050%) 3ds Max
18 17 (0.048%) ImageReady
19 15 (0.042%) Maya
20 14 (0.039%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 766 (2.14%) Magento
2 403 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 386 (1.08%) Google Analytics
4 106 (0.30%) WebTrends
5 87 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
6 83 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
7 40 (0.11%) SiteCatalyst
8 38 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
9 31 (0.087%) osCommerce
10 29 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 25 (0.070%) Remedy ITSM
12 23 (0.064%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 20 (0.056%) Shopify
14 18 (0.050%) Dynamics NAV
14 18 (0.050%) SalesLogix
15 17 (0.048%) RMDS
16 15 (0.042%) Tridion
17 11 (0.031%) Pivotal CRM
18 9 (0.025%) Siebel Analytics
18 9 (0.025%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 918 (2.57%) SaaS
2 635 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
3 561 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 415 (1.16%) GitHub
5 173 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 140 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
7 87 (0.24%) Office 365
8 77 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 68 (0.19%) PaaS
10 53 (0.15%) Force.com
11 51 (0.14%) Joyent
12 48 (0.13%) Google App Engine
13 46 (0.13%) Trello
14 43 (0.12%) Heroku
14 43 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
15 39 (0.11%) IaaS
16 35 (0.098%) Amazon SQS
17 33 (0.092%) ElastiCache
18 29 (0.081%) Google Apps
19 26 (0.073%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1371 (3.84%) Internet
2 1145 (3.20%) HTTP
3 494 (1.38%) Intranet
4 283 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 250 (0.70%) DNS
6 199 (0.56%) Firewall
7 168 (0.47%) LDAP
8 160 (0.45%) SSL
9 117 (0.33%) SAN
10 96 (0.27%) SMTP
11 92 (0.26%) Extranet
12 84 (0.23%) VPN
13 83 (0.23%) SSH
13 83 (0.23%) FTP
14 77 (0.22%) SNMP
15 70 (0.20%) VoIP
16 60 (0.17%) Broadband
17 55 (0.15%) AMQP
18 52 (0.15%) CTI
19 45 (0.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10279 (28.76%) SQL Server
2 6273 (17.55%) MySQL
3 2079 (5.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 2053 (5.74%) Relational Database
5 1202 (3.36%) MongoDB
6 1150 (3.22%) NoSQL
7 1113 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1016 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 1000 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 846 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 798 (2.23%) RDBMS
12 774 (2.17%) Big Data
13 728 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
14 507 (1.42%) Oracle Database
15 404 (1.13%) Hadoop
16 311 (0.87%) Redis
17 305 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 273 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
19 233 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
20 232 (0.65%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 3790 (10.60%) Git (software)
2 2929 (8.19%) Subversion
3 2910 (8.14%) Visual Studio
4 1539 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 1103 (3.09%) Selenium
6 1086 (3.04%) Eclipse
7 1034 (2.89%) Maven
8 1021 (2.86%) JUnit
9 958 (2.68%) NUnit
10 831 (2.32%) Jenkins
11 822 (2.30%) JIRA
12 627 (1.75%) Cucumber
13 623 (1.74%) Ant
14 605 (1.69%) Jasmine
15 447 (1.25%) TeamCity
16 443 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
17 430 (1.20%) Grunt
18 388 (1.09%) Dreamweaver
19 319 (0.89%) Moq
20 295 (0.83%) PhoneGap
General
1 4374 (12.24%) Finance
2 2724 (7.62%) Marketing
3 1365 (3.82%) Retail
4 1118 (3.13%) Games
5 1042 (2.92%) Advertising
6 882 (2.47%) Banking
7 639 (1.79%) Publishing
8 599 (1.68%) Telecoms
9 365 (1.02%) Back Office
10 267 (0.75%) Legal
11 255 (0.71%) Law
12 227 (0.64%) Investment Banking
13 223 (0.62%) Manufacturing
14 213 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 198 (0.55%) Front Office
16 195 (0.55%) Automotive
17 133 (0.37%) Multimedia
18 126 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
19 116 (0.32%) French Language
20 107 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28759 (80.45%) Developer
2 6405 (17.92%) .NET Developer
3 5730 (16.03%) Web Developer
4 5057 (14.15%) Senior Developer
5 4087 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 3565 (9.97%) Front-End Developer
7 3253 (9.10%) PHP Developer
8 3114 (8.71%) Java Developer
8 3114 (8.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 2590 (7.25%) Software Developer
10 2364 (6.61%) ASP.NET Developer
11 1947 (5.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 1546 (4.32%) JavaScript Developer
13 1486 (4.16%) Junior
14 1420 (3.97%) Software Engineer
15 1410 (3.94%) Analyst
16 1385 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
17 1333 (3.73%) Junior Developer
18 1249 (3.49%) Programmer
19 1096 (3.07%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27823 (77.84%) HTML
2 24493 (68.52%) CSS
3 15617 (43.69%) jQuery
4 15391 (43.06%) .NET
5 11441 (32.01%) ASP.NET
6 10336 (28.92%) HTML5
7 7349 (20.56%) XML
8 6783 (18.98%) CSS3
9 6189 (17.31%) Ajax
10 5860 (16.39%) Web Services
11 4775 (13.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3814 (10.67%) .NET Framework
13 3355 (9.39%) AngularJS
14 3093 (8.65%) WCF
15 2801 (7.84%) JSON
16 2725 (7.62%) Spring
17 2610 (7.30%) Backbone.js
18 2487 (6.96%) XHTML
19 2205 (6.17%) SOAP
20 2155 (6.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3232 (9.04%) Computer Science
2 1987 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1930 (5.40%) Open Source
4 849 (2.38%) Social Media
5 758 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
6 735 (2.06%) Mathematics
7 494 (1.38%) W3C
8 491 (1.37%) Digital Media
9 484 (1.35%) Visualisation
10 462 (1.29%) Client/Server
11 451 (1.26%) N-Tier
12 322 (0.90%) Management Information System
13 282 (0.79%) iPhone
14 260 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
15 257 (0.72%) Blog
16 252 (0.70%) Graphic Design
17 232 (0.65%) iPad
18 210 (0.59%) Blackberry
19 196 (0.55%) Social Network
20 193 (0.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4550 (12.73%) Linux
2 3350 (9.37%) Windows
3 1932 (5.40%) Android
4 1736 (4.86%) Apple iOS
5 1661 (4.65%) UNIX
6 266 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 251 (0.70%) Solaris
8 205 (0.57%) Ubuntu
9 184 (0.51%) Windows Phone
10 169 (0.47%) Mac OS X
11 156 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 140 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
13 130 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
14 104 (0.29%) Windows 8
14 104 (0.29%) CentOS
15 86 (0.24%) Windows 7
16 84 (0.23%) Debian
17 74 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
18 67 (0.19%) AIX
19 39 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11333 (31.70%) MVC
2 6894 (19.29%) OO
3 6795 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
4 6178 (17.28%) TDD
5 4714 (13.19%) Web Development
6 4507 (12.61%) Scrum
7 4312 (12.06%) E-Commerce
8 4042 (11.31%) Software Engineering
9 2853 (7.98%) OOP
10 2510 (7.02%) Unit Testing
11 2279 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
12 2097 (5.87%) BDD
13 1698 (4.75%) Responsive Web Design
14 1469 (4.11%) SOA
15 1314 (3.68%) SEO
16 1254 (3.51%) Web Design
17 1232 (3.45%) Analytics
18 1212 (3.39%) OOD
19 1181 (3.30%) Content Management
20 1158 (3.24%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14010 (39.19%) C#
2 11488 (32.14%) SQL
3 8677 (24.27%) Java
4 7822 (21.88%) PHP
5 2445 (6.84%) Python
6 2385 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 2237 (6.26%) VB.NET
8 1997 (5.59%) Ruby
9 1870 (5.23%) C++
10 1238 (3.46%) PHP5
11 1067 (2.98%) Perl
12 1057 (2.96%) VB
13 881 (2.46%) C
14 534 (1.49%) PL/SQL
15 514 (1.44%) Scala
16 512 (1.43%) Objective-C
17 428 (1.20%) VBScript
18 387 (1.08%) ActionScript
19 352 (0.98%) VB6
20 349 (0.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5767 (16.13%) Degree
2 612 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 444 (1.24%) Security Cleared
4 211 (0.59%) MCSD
5 208 (0.58%) SC Cleared
6 188 (0.53%) MCP
7 186 (0.52%) ISEB
8 185 (0.52%) MCTS
9 160 (0.45%) MCAD
10 128 (0.36%) PhD
11 110 (0.31%) ISTQB
12 104 (0.29%) DV Cleared
13 65 (0.18%) Sun Certification
14 56 (0.16%) MCSE
15 54 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 49 (0.14%) Postgraduate
17 39 (0.11%) HND
18 35 (0.098%) ITIL Certification
19 27 (0.076%) OCPJP
20 25 (0.070%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1763 (4.93%) QA
2 311 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 161 (0.45%) SLA
4 112 (0.31%) WCAG
5 88 (0.25%) WAI
6 37 (0.10%) HL7
7 32 (0.090%) PCI DSS
8 15 (0.042%) GAMP
9 14 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 12 (0.034%) Basel III
11 9 (0.025%) Data Quality
12 8 (0.022%) CRD IV
12 8 (0.022%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 7 (0.020%) ISO 14001
14 4 (0.011%) COREP
14 4 (0.011%) Basel II
15 3 (0.008%) BS15000
16 1 (0.003%) Dublin Core
16 1 (0.003%) DICOM
16 1 (0.003%) MiFID
System Software
1 214 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 161 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (0.31%) Varnish
4 37 (0.10%) vSphere
4 37 (0.10%) Squid
5 34 (0.095%) Hyper-V
6 32 (0.090%) NFS
7 19 (0.053%) Oracle RAC
7 19 (0.053%) VMware ESX
8 16 (0.045%) vCloud
9 14 (0.039%) SRDF
10 13 (0.036%) XenApp
11 12 (0.034%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (0.034%) VirtualBox
12 11 (0.031%) Samba
13 10 (0.028%) Docker
13 10 (0.028%) HDFS
14 7 (0.020%) Xen
15 5 (0.014%) Tivoli Directory Server
15 5 (0.014%) KVM
Systems Management
1 432 (1.21%) Puppet
2 400 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 92 (0.26%) Vagrant
4 79 (0.22%) Capistrano
5 60 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
6 58 (0.16%) Nagios
7 45 (0.13%) Ansible
8 38 (0.11%) ZABBIX
9 35 (0.098%) Plesk
10 26 (0.073%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 23 (0.064%) logstash
11 23 (0.064%) HAProxy
12 19 (0.053%) SCCM
13 18 (0.050%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 15 (0.042%) YUM
14 15 (0.042%) Kibana
15 14 (0.039%) Tivoli
16 12 (0.034%) CFEngine
16 12 (0.034%) Control-M
16 12 (0.034%) Munin
Vendors
1 5234 (14.64%) Microsoft
2 2959 (8.28%) Oracle
3 1537 (4.30%) Adobe
4 1339 (3.75%) Zend
5 1100 (3.08%) Google
6 818 (2.29%) JBoss
7 636 (1.78%) Twitter
8 539 (1.51%) Facebook
9 420 (1.17%) Sitecore
10 374 (1.05%) IBM
11 298 (0.83%) SAP
12 242 (0.68%) EPiServer
13 220 (0.62%) Red Hat
14 217 (0.61%) VMware
14 217 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
15 215 (0.60%) Sencha
16 195 (0.55%) hybris
17 165 (0.46%) Sybase
18 130 (0.36%) Apple
19 128 (0.36%) Telerik
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