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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 11 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 17828 15240 16863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.69% 13.73% 13.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.91% 25.67% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15404 13751 15417
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 £27,500 £27,000
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
63878 59360 67268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.65% 53.46% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53885 50924 59394
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 £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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 18 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 18 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 16684 £40,000 +2.56% 2113
London 0 7094 £47,500 +5.55% 756
South East +2 3651 £40,000 +6.66% 396
City of London +1 1599 £50,000 +5.26% 194
East of England 0 1321 £40,000 +6.66% 187
North West -1 1266 £35,000 +7.69% 234
Yorkshire 0 968 £37,500 +20.96% 147
South West 0 941 £35,000 - 153
Surrey +1 821 £41,000 +6.49% 80
East Midlands +3 741 £35,000 +2.94% 107
Manchester -1 735 £35,000 +7.69% 130
Hampshire +6 651 £35,000 -6.66% 78
Berkshire +4 647 £42,500 +6.25% 59
Scotland +11 635 £38,500 +16.66% 90
West Yorkshire +1 575 £37,500 +20.00% 94
West Midlands -2 571 £37,000 +5.71% 100
Oxfordshire +12 542 £40,000 +12.67% 76
Cambridgeshire +6 427 £37,500 - 64
Leeds +2 412 £37,500 +23.96% 53
Hertfordshire 0 322 £40,000 - 59
Cambridge +8 298 £37,500 +1.35% 46
Glasgow +14 292 £40,000 +23.07% 48
Buckinghamshire -2 286 £37,500 - 31
Nottinghamshire +2 278 £33,500 -4.28% 45
Cheshire -3 276 £34,500 +6.15% 58
Nottingham +4 267 £33,500 -4.28% 34
Bristol -9 264 £35,000 - 33
East Sussex -2 258 £35,000 - 20
Edinburgh +5 255 £38,500 +18.46% 24
Oxford +11 246 £40,000 +6.66% 30

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 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 26124 (78.15%) HTML
2 23015 (68.85%) CSS
3 15148 (45.31%) jQuery
4 14122 (42.24%) .NET
5 12681 (37.93%) C#
6 10496 (31.40%) SQL
7 10425 (31.18%) ASP.NET
8 10248 (30.66%) MVC
9 10090 (30.18%) HTML5
10 9420 (28.18%) SQL Server
11 8078 (24.16%) Java
12 8069 (24.14%) PHP
13 7080 (21.18%) XML
14 6743 (20.17%) CSS3
15 6398 (19.14%) Ajax
16 6380 (19.08%) OO
17 6334 (18.95%) MySQL
18 6188 (18.51%) Agile Software Development
19 5604 (16.76%) Web Services
20 5534 (16.55%) TDD
21 5046 (15.09%) Degree
22 4742 (14.18%) Microsoft
23 4639 (13.88%) Web Development
24 4200 (12.56%) Linux
25 4166 (12.46%) Scrum
26 4163 (12.45%) ASP.NET MVC
27 4154 (12.43%) E-Commerce
28 3840 (11.49%) Finance
29 3604 (10.78%) Software Engineering
30 3387 (10.13%) Git (software)

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 2675 (8.00%) CMS
2 1867 (5.58%) Apache
3 1706 (5.10%) Node.js
4 1568 (4.69%) IIS
5 1504 (4.50%) SharePoint
6 1259 (3.77%) Tomcat
7 1182 (3.54%) WordPress
8 1044 (3.12%) Drupal
9 660 (1.97%) Umbraco
10 557 (1.67%) WebSphere
11 476 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
12 399 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 360 (1.08%) WebLogic
14 347 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
15 314 (0.94%) Apache Solr
16 297 (0.89%) Joomla!
17 218 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
18 195 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
19 181 (0.54%) nginx
20 168 (0.50%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2005 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1881 (5.63%) Photoshop
3 706 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 451 (1.35%) MS Office
5 330 (0.99%) Fireworks
6 130 (0.39%) MS Visio
7 122 (0.36%) InfoPath
8 97 (0.29%) MS Project
9 90 (0.27%) InDesign
10 71 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
11 68 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
12 39 (0.12%) Acrobat
13 33 (0.099%) GIMP
14 31 (0.093%) Adobe After Effects
15 23 (0.069%) ImageReady
16 13 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
16 13 (0.039%) XMetaL
17 11 (0.033%) Mingle
18 10 (0.030%) FastStats
19 9 (0.027%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 826 (2.47%) Magento
2 376 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 347 (1.04%) Google Analytics
4 72 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 65 (0.19%) WebTrends
6 55 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
7 52 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
8 32 (0.096%) SiteCatalyst
9 24 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
10 20 (0.060%) Oracle Financials
10 20 (0.060%) SalesLogix
11 18 (0.054%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 17 (0.051%) Oracle EBS
13 14 (0.042%) BusinessWorks
13 14 (0.042%) Dynamics NAV
14 13 (0.039%) nopCommerce
15 11 (0.033%) Siebel Analytics
16 10 (0.030%) Shopify
16 10 (0.030%) Summit
16 10 (0.030%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 767 (2.29%) SaaS
2 572 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 476 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 371 (1.11%) GitHub
5 185 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 127 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 87 (0.26%) Amazon S3
8 73 (0.22%) Office 365
9 56 (0.17%) Google App Engine
10 51 (0.15%) Force.com
10 51 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
11 42 (0.13%) PaaS
12 40 (0.12%) Heroku
13 35 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
13 35 (0.10%) Google Apps
14 31 (0.093%) Trello
15 28 (0.084%) Joyent
16 17 (0.051%) Basecamp
16 17 (0.051%) MailChimp
17 14 (0.042%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1387 (4.15%) Internet
2 858 (2.57%) HTTP
3 443 (1.33%) Intranet
4 229 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 208 (0.62%) DNS
6 174 (0.52%) LDAP
7 155 (0.46%) Firewall
8 154 (0.46%) SSL
9 116 (0.35%) FTP
10 104 (0.31%) SAN
11 89 (0.27%) Extranet
12 86 (0.26%) VPN
13 85 (0.25%) Broadband
14 78 (0.23%) VoIP
15 77 (0.23%) SSH
16 67 (0.20%) SMTP
17 49 (0.15%) SNMP
18 48 (0.14%) NAS
18 48 (0.14%) LAN
19 47 (0.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9420 (28.18%) SQL Server
2 6334 (18.95%) MySQL
3 2129 (6.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 1952 (5.84%) Relational Database
5 1167 (3.49%) MongoDB
6 1142 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 1126 (3.37%) NoSQL
8 1032 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 960 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 783 (2.34%) RDBMS
11 780 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 741 (2.22%) Big Data
13 723 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
14 451 (1.35%) Oracle Database
15 379 (1.13%) Hadoop
16 288 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 270 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
18 251 (0.75%) Redis
18 251 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
19 244 (0.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3387 (10.13%) Git (software)
2 2855 (8.54%) Subversion
3 2593 (7.76%) Visual Studio
4 1455 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1088 (3.25%) Selenium
6 1087 (3.25%) Eclipse
7 1071 (3.20%) Maven
8 954 (2.85%) JUnit
9 837 (2.50%) NUnit
10 697 (2.08%) Jenkins
11 666 (1.99%) JIRA
12 602 (1.80%) Ant
13 540 (1.62%) Jasmine
14 421 (1.26%) Cucumber
15 335 (1.00%) PhoneGap
16 331 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
17 319 (0.95%) TeamCity
18 303 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
19 294 (0.88%) Grunt
20 286 (0.86%) Mercurial
General
1 3840 (11.49%) Finance
2 2546 (7.62%) Marketing
3 1212 (3.63%) Retail
4 1104 (3.30%) Games
5 750 (2.24%) Advertising
6 739 (2.21%) Banking
7 564 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 505 (1.51%) Publishing
9 315 (0.94%) Back Office
10 231 (0.69%) Manufacturing
11 221 (0.66%) Law
12 216 (0.65%) Legal
13 213 (0.64%) Financial Institution
14 210 (0.63%) Investment Banking
15 177 (0.53%) Multimedia
16 162 (0.48%) Front Office
17 143 (0.43%) Automotive
18 142 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
19 71 (0.21%) Electronics
19 71 (0.21%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 27173 (81.28%) Developer
2 6013 (17.99%) Web Developer
3 5709 (17.08%) .NET Developer
4 4549 (13.61%) Senior Developer
5 3609 (10.80%) C# Developer
6 3457 (10.34%) Front-End Developer
7 3350 (10.02%) PHP Developer
8 2980 (8.91%) Java Developer
9 2854 (8.54%) C# .NET Developer
10 2249 (6.73%) Software Developer
11 2243 (6.71%) ASP.NET Developer
12 1805 (5.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 1395 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
14 1321 (3.95%) Junior
15 1288 (3.85%) Software Engineer
16 1188 (3.55%) Senior .NET Developer
17 1167 (3.49%) Junior Developer
18 1130 (3.38%) Programmer
19 1072 (3.21%) Lead Developer
20 1054 (3.15%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26124 (78.15%) HTML
2 23015 (68.85%) CSS
3 15148 (45.31%) jQuery
4 14122 (42.24%) .NET
5 10425 (31.18%) ASP.NET
6 10090 (30.18%) HTML5
7 7080 (21.18%) XML
8 6743 (20.17%) CSS3
9 6398 (19.14%) Ajax
10 5604 (16.76%) Web Services
11 4163 (12.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3351 (10.02%) .NET Framework
13 2846 (8.51%) WCF
14 2683 (8.03%) JSON
15 2617 (7.83%) Spring
16 2512 (7.51%) XHTML
17 2420 (7.24%) Backbone.js
18 2165 (6.48%) AngularJS
19 2055 (6.15%) SOAP
20 1905 (5.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2848 (8.52%) Computer Science
2 2002 (5.99%) Mobile App
3 1902 (5.69%) Open Source
4 805 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 782 (2.34%) Social Media
6 680 (2.03%) Mathematics
7 566 (1.69%) W3C
8 491 (1.47%) Digital Media
9 479 (1.43%) N-Tier
10 457 (1.37%) Visualisation
11 395 (1.18%) Client/Server
12 320 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
13 299 (0.89%) iPhone
14 268 (0.80%) Graphic Design
15 263 (0.79%) Blog
16 261 (0.78%) iPad
17 251 (0.75%) Management Information System
18 250 (0.75%) Social Network
19 237 (0.71%) Blackberry
20 190 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4200 (12.56%) Linux
2 3380 (10.11%) Windows
3 2039 (6.10%) Android
4 1858 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 1660 (4.97%) UNIX
6 309 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 213 (0.64%) Windows Phone
8 204 (0.61%) Solaris
9 202 (0.60%) Mac OS X
10 192 (0.57%) Ubuntu
11 162 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 143 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 131 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 129 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
15 124 (0.37%) Windows 8
16 92 (0.28%) CentOS
17 84 (0.25%) AIX
18 75 (0.22%) Windows 7
19 68 (0.20%) Debian
20 41 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10248 (30.66%) MVC
2 6380 (19.08%) OO
3 6188 (18.51%) Agile Software Development
4 5534 (16.55%) TDD
5 4639 (13.88%) Web Development
6 4166 (12.46%) Scrum
7 4154 (12.43%) E-Commerce
8 3604 (10.78%) Software Engineering
9 3146 (9.41%) OOP
10 2151 (6.43%) Unit Testing
11 1976 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
12 1801 (5.39%) BDD
13 1477 (4.42%) Responsive Web Design
14 1276 (3.82%) Content Management
15 1270 (3.80%) SOA
16 1208 (3.61%) Web Design
17 1158 (3.46%) Analytics
18 1101 (3.29%) SEO
19 1062 (3.18%) Project Management
20 1012 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12681 (37.93%) C#
2 10496 (31.40%) SQL
3 8078 (24.16%) Java
4 8069 (24.14%) PHP
5 2266 (6.78%) Python
6 2237 (6.69%) T-SQL
7 2099 (6.28%) VB.NET
8 1987 (5.94%) Ruby
9 1615 (4.83%) C++
10 1295 (3.87%) PHP5
11 1140 (3.41%) Perl
12 959 (2.87%) VB
13 801 (2.40%) C
14 630 (1.88%) Objective-C
15 570 (1.71%) PL/SQL
16 516 (1.54%) ActionScript
17 504 (1.51%) Scala
18 449 (1.34%) VBScript
19 409 (1.22%) Shell Script
20 345 (1.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5046 (15.09%) Degree
2 634 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 335 (1.00%) Security Cleared
4 253 (0.76%) MCP
5 238 (0.71%) MCTS
6 217 (0.65%) MCSD
7 202 (0.60%) ISEB
8 196 (0.59%) MCAD
9 132 (0.39%) SC Cleared
10 107 (0.32%) ISTQB
11 95 (0.28%) PhD
12 77 (0.23%) DV Cleared
12 77 (0.23%) MCSE
13 65 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
14 64 (0.19%) Sun Certification
15 50 (0.15%) HND
16 39 (0.12%) OCPJP
17 35 (0.10%) MCPD
18 32 (0.096%) PMI Certification
19 27 (0.081%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1470 (4.40%) QA
2 256 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 180 (0.54%) SLA
4 99 (0.30%) WCAG
5 66 (0.20%) WAI
6 35 (0.10%) HL7
7 18 (0.054%) PCI DSS
8 12 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (0.033%) ISO 14001
10 9 (0.027%) GAMP
11 7 (0.021%) TickIT
12 4 (0.012%) CRD IV
12 4 (0.012%) COREP
12 4 (0.012%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.012%) Basel III
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
1 213 (0.64%) Active Directory
2 156 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (0.23%) Varnish
4 40 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 30 (0.090%) Squid
6 29 (0.087%) vSphere
7 27 (0.081%) NFS
8 18 (0.054%) VirtualBox
9 13 (0.039%) XenApp
10 12 (0.036%) Samba
10 12 (0.036%) Xen
11 11 (0.033%) vCloud
12 9 (0.027%) Oracle RAC
12 9 (0.027%) VMware ESX
12 9 (0.027%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (0.027%) Apache Flume
13 6 (0.018%) ISA Server
13 6 (0.018%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.015%) SRDF
15 4 (0.012%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 397 (1.19%) Puppet
2 343 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 94 (0.28%) Vagrant
4 69 (0.21%) Nagios
5 63 (0.19%) Plesk
6 55 (0.16%) Capistrano
7 46 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
8 29 (0.087%) Ansible
9 26 (0.078%) ZABBIX
10 23 (0.069%) CFEngine
11 21 (0.063%) SCCM
11 21 (0.063%) Tivoli
12 20 (0.060%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 16 (0.048%) HP UCMDB
13 16 (0.048%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 16 (0.048%) YUM
14 14 (0.042%) OpenSSO
15 12 (0.036%) SAP Afaria
15 12 (0.036%) HAProxy
16 11 (0.033%) Munin
Vendors
1 4742 (14.18%) Microsoft
2 2693 (8.06%) Oracle
3 1522 (4.55%) Zend
4 1319 (3.95%) Adobe
5 1118 (3.34%) Google
6 805 (2.41%) JBoss
7 667 (2.00%) Facebook
8 659 (1.97%) Twitter
9 466 (1.39%) Sitecore
10 359 (1.07%) IBM
11 246 (0.74%) SAP
12 230 (0.69%) VMware
13 214 (0.64%) Sencha
14 204 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
15 189 (0.57%) Red Hat
16 182 (0.54%) hybris
17 178 (0.53%) EPiServer
18 151 (0.45%) Apple
19 135 (0.40%) Sybase
20 125 (0.37%) Business Objects
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Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus + Stock Options
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Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
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