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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 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 17040 17893 15403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.40% 15.15% 14.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.86% 29.03% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 14806 15651 13906
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,246
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
57059 61627 57328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.56% 52.19% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 48676 52571 49507
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +6.79%
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 3 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 3 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 16066 £42,500 +6.25% 2778
London 0 6236 £50,000 - 996
South East +2 3417 £40,000 - 455
East of England +2 1379 £40,000 -3.61% 200
City of London +2 1275 £50,000 - 265
Yorkshire +2 1200 £37,500 +7.14% 233
North West -1 1137 £37,500 +7.14% 349
South West 0 1035 £37,500 +7.14% 197
West Midlands +4 928 £35,000 - 157
West Yorkshire +4 765 £37,500 - 151
Surrey +3 762 £45,000 - 75
Hampshire -4 679 £39,000 +14.70% 97
Manchester +2 636 £37,500 +7.14% 183
Berkshire +6 610 £45,000 +11.11% 84
East Midlands -3 562 £35,000 - 128
Leeds +8 532 £37,500 - 105
Scotland -2 437 £38,500 -3.75% 107
Bristol +11 416 £37,500 +7.14% 77
Hertfordshire +1 394 £45,000 +5.88% 63
Cambridgeshire 0 352 £42,500 +2.40% 80
Oxfordshire +1 332 £40,000 - 59
Buckinghamshire -2 330 £39,000 +4.00% 45
Cheshire +3 293 £40,000 +14.28% 102
East Sussex 0 277 £40,000 - 40
Cambridge +4 271 £42,500 +6.25% 55
Birmingham +7 267 £35,000 +2.18% 39
Reading +3 260 £45,000 +11.11% 40
Brighton +1 255 £40,000 +6.66% 28
North Yorkshire +2 248 £40,000 +14.28% 40
Essex +4 211 £35,000 -12.50% 24

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 25942 (76.09%) HTML
2 22444 (65.83%) CSS
3 14834 (43.51%) .NET
4 14281 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
5 14062 (41.24%) jQuery
6 14014 (41.10%) C#
7 12009 (35.22%) MVC
8 11243 (32.97%) SQL
9 10968 (32.17%) ASP.NET
10 10417 (30.55%) SQL Server
11 10000 (29.33%) HTML5
12 7981 (23.41%) Java
13 6972 (20.45%) PHP
14 6623 (19.42%) TDD
15 6266 (18.38%) AngularJS
16 6210 (18.21%) CSS3
17 6043 (17.72%) OO
18 6027 (17.68%) XML
19 5465 (16.03%) ASP.NET MVC
20 5288 (15.51%) Web Services
21 5130 (15.05%) Microsoft
22 5118 (15.01%) Scrum
23 5114 (15.00%) MySQL
24 4976 (14.59%) Finance
25 4953 (14.53%) Degree
26 4580 (13.43%) Ajax
27 4410 (12.93%) Git (software)
28 4248 (12.46%) Web Development
29 4070 (11.94%) Linux
30 4059 (11.90%) Software Engineering

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 2947 (8.64%) Node.js
2 2205 (6.47%) CMS
3 1592 (4.67%) Apache
4 1408 (4.13%) IIS
5 1276 (3.74%) SharePoint
6 1252 (3.67%) Tomcat
7 1145 (3.36%) WordPress
8 837 (2.45%) Drupal
9 628 (1.84%) JBoss
10 597 (1.75%) WebSphere
11 517 (1.52%) Umbraco
12 403 (1.18%) WebLogic
13 384 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
14 363 (1.06%) Apache Solr
15 336 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
16 326 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
17 292 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
18 277 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
19 264 (0.77%) Joomla!
20 261 (0.77%) nginx
Applications
1 2286 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 1340 (3.93%) Photoshop
3 506 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 406 (1.19%) MS Office
5 379 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 155 (0.45%) InDesign
7 149 (0.44%) Fireworks
8 132 (0.39%) MS Visio
9 110 (0.32%) InfoPath
10 80 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
11 61 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
12 58 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
13 38 (0.11%) MS Project
14 33 (0.097%) AutoCAD
15 24 (0.070%) SPSS
15 24 (0.070%) Adobe Captivate
16 19 (0.056%) Acrobat
17 16 (0.047%) PowerPivot
18 11 (0.032%) GIMP
19 10 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 651 (1.91%) Magento
2 469 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 88 (0.26%) RMDS
4 76 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 60 (0.18%) WebTrends
6 45 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
7 44 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
8 28 (0.082%) Dynamics NAV
9 17 (0.050%) Tridion
10 16 (0.047%) Changepoint
10 16 (0.047%) Dynamics AX
11 14 (0.041%) SAP ERP
11 14 (0.041%) Shopify
11 14 (0.041%) Sage CRM
12 13 (0.038%) Oracle Applications
13 12 (0.035%) Summit
14 11 (0.032%) Fredhopper
14 11 (0.032%) Unica
14 11 (0.032%) Remedy ITSM
15 10 (0.029%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1362 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1158 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 867 (2.54%) SaaS
4 452 (1.33%) GitHub
5 326 (0.96%) Google Analytics
6 167 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 142 (0.42%) Office 365
8 134 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
9 117 (0.34%) PaaS
10 102 (0.30%) Heroku
11 93 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
12 68 (0.20%) Amazon S3
13 63 (0.18%) Force.com
14 58 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
15 52 (0.15%) IaaS
16 29 (0.085%) Amazon SQS
17 28 (0.082%) Google App Engine
18 25 (0.073%) Rackspace Cloud
19 20 (0.059%) Google Compute Engine
19 20 (0.059%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 1207 (3.54%) Internet
2 1087 (3.19%) HTTP
3 337 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 325 (0.95%) Intranet
5 249 (0.73%) DNS
6 159 (0.47%) Firewall
7 154 (0.45%) SSL
8 133 (0.39%) LAN
9 132 (0.39%) WAN
10 127 (0.37%) LDAP
11 121 (0.35%) SAN
12 96 (0.28%) Broadband
12 96 (0.28%) Multicast
13 84 (0.25%) Fibre Channel
14 83 (0.24%) NAS
14 83 (0.24%) FCoE
14 83 (0.24%) HTTPS
15 82 (0.24%) FTP
15 82 (0.24%) SSH
16 80 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10417 (30.55%) SQL Server
2 5114 (15.00%) MySQL
3 1779 (5.22%) MongoDB
4 1766 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 1746 (5.12%) Relational Database
6 1550 (4.55%) NoSQL
7 954 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 916 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 914 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 860 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
11 709 (2.08%) Big Data
12 634 (1.86%) RDBMS
13 597 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
14 449 (1.32%) Oracle Database
15 348 (1.02%) Hadoop
16 329 (0.96%) Redis
17 321 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
18 298 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
19 259 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 257 (0.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4410 (12.93%) Git (software)
2 2488 (7.30%) Visual Studio
3 2375 (6.97%) Subversion
4 1708 (5.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 1223 (3.59%) Selenium
6 1107 (3.25%) Maven
7 1079 (3.16%) Jenkins
8 929 (2.72%) JIRA
9 920 (2.70%) NUnit
10 809 (2.37%) Eclipse
11 775 (2.27%) Grunt
12 766 (2.25%) JUnit
13 646 (1.89%) Jasmine
14 551 (1.62%) Cucumber
15 498 (1.46%) TeamCity
16 462 (1.35%) Ant
17 331 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
18 322 (0.94%) WebDriver
19 302 (0.89%) PHPUnit
20 295 (0.87%) gulp
General
1 4976 (14.59%) Finance
2 2236 (6.56%) Marketing
3 1385 (4.06%) Retail
4 1034 (3.03%) Games
5 958 (2.81%) Banking
6 858 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 755 (2.21%) Advertising
8 445 (1.31%) Publishing
9 373 (1.09%) Back Office
10 251 (0.74%) Law
11 240 (0.70%) Legal
12 224 (0.66%) Manufacturing
13 223 (0.65%) Front Office
14 201 (0.59%) Financial Institution
15 198 (0.58%) Automotive
16 163 (0.48%) Investment Banking
17 151 (0.44%) Electronics
18 146 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
18 146 (0.43%) Multimedia
19 124 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 27182 (79.72%) Developer
2 6213 (18.22%) .NET Developer
3 4890 (14.34%) Web Developer
4 4772 (14.00%) Senior Developer
5 3957 (11.61%) C# Developer
6 3492 (10.24%) Front-End Developer
7 2992 (8.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 2801 (8.22%) Java Developer
9 2677 (7.85%) PHP Developer
10 2562 (7.51%) Software Developer
11 1793 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
12 1662 (4.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 1560 (4.58%) Junior
14 1555 (4.56%) Software Engineer
15 1514 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
16 1415 (4.15%) Junior Developer
17 1267 (3.72%) Senior .NET Developer
18 1123 (3.29%) Lead Developer
19 964 (2.83%) Analyst
20 797 (2.34%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25942 (76.09%) HTML
2 22444 (65.83%) CSS
3 14834 (43.51%) .NET
4 14062 (41.24%) jQuery
5 10968 (32.17%) ASP.NET
6 10000 (29.33%) HTML5
7 6266 (18.38%) AngularJS
8 6210 (18.21%) CSS3
9 6027 (17.68%) XML
10 5465 (16.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5288 (15.51%) Web Services
12 4580 (13.43%) Ajax
13 3961 (11.62%) .NET Framework
14 2775 (8.14%) WCF
15 2720 (7.98%) JSON
16 2493 (7.31%) Spring
17 2212 (6.49%) REST
18 2206 (6.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 2185 (6.41%) Entity Framework
20 2150 (6.31%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3284 (9.63%) User Experience
2 2648 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 1746 (5.12%) Mobile App
4 1726 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 721 (2.11%) Social Media
6 638 (1.87%) Mathematics
7 625 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
8 493 (1.45%) W3C
9 480 (1.41%) Visualisation
10 424 (1.24%) Client/Server
11 380 (1.11%) Algorithms
12 379 (1.11%) N-Tier
13 322 (0.94%) Management Information System
14 309 (0.91%) Digital Media
15 306 (0.90%) Data Structures
16 288 (0.84%) Blog
17 287 (0.84%) Hedge funds
18 251 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
19 240 (0.70%) Graphic Design
20 222 (0.65%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4070 (11.94%) Linux
2 3181 (9.33%) Windows
3 1634 (4.79%) Android
4 1509 (4.43%) Apple iOS
5 1399 (4.10%) UNIX
6 310 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 205 (0.60%) Solaris
8 189 (0.55%) Mac OS X
9 161 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 142 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 141 (0.41%) Ubuntu
12 126 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 111 (0.33%) Windows Phone
14 104 (0.31%) CentOS
15 96 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
16 83 (0.24%) Windows 8
17 82 (0.24%) Windows 7
18 77 (0.23%) AIX
19 76 (0.22%) Debian
20 55 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14281 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12009 (35.22%) MVC
3 6623 (19.42%) TDD
4 6043 (17.72%) OO
5 5118 (15.01%) Scrum
6 4248 (12.46%) Web Development
7 4059 (11.90%) Software Engineering
8 3638 (10.67%) E-Commerce
9 2500 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
10 2410 (7.07%) SDLC
11 2251 (6.60%) OOP
12 2181 (6.40%) BDD
13 2079 (6.10%) Unit Testing
14 1934 (5.67%) Open Source
15 1779 (5.22%) Responsive Web Design
16 1584 (4.65%) Mentoring
17 1330 (3.90%) CRM
18 1288 (3.78%) Analytics
19 1208 (3.54%) Web Design
20 1177 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14014 (41.10%) C#
2 11243 (32.97%) SQL
3 7981 (23.41%) Java
4 6972 (20.45%) PHP
5 2519 (7.39%) T-SQL
6 2482 (7.28%) Python
7 2051 (6.02%) VB.NET
8 1782 (5.23%) Ruby
9 1734 (5.09%) C++
10 978 (2.87%) Perl
11 901 (2.64%) VB
12 780 (2.29%) C
13 688 (2.02%) PHP5
14 608 (1.78%) Scala
15 607 (1.78%) Objective-C
16 551 (1.62%) PL/SQL
17 434 (1.27%) Bash Shell
18 369 (1.08%) PowerShell
19 330 (0.97%) VBScript
20 323 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4953 (14.53%) Degree
2 639 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 349 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 252 (0.74%) SC Cleared
5 190 (0.56%) ISEB
6 161 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 116 (0.34%) MCP
8 109 (0.32%) DV Cleared
9 102 (0.30%) MCSD
10 95 (0.28%) PhD
11 63 (0.18%) HND
12 60 (0.18%) MCPD
13 59 (0.17%) Sun Certification
14 58 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
15 54 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 48 (0.14%) MCAD
17 43 (0.13%) MCTS
18 36 (0.11%) PMI Certification
19 28 (0.082%) OCPJP
20 26 (0.076%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1464 (4.29%) QA
2 110 (0.32%) SLA
3 106 (0.31%) WCAG
4 86 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 48 (0.14%) WAI
6 46 (0.13%) HL7
7 43 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 21 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 14 (0.041%) PMBOK
10 13 (0.038%) GAMP
11 11 (0.032%) Section 508
12 10 (0.029%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 10 (0.029%) ISO 14001
13 9 (0.026%) Data Quality
14 8 (0.023%) DICOM
15 7 (0.021%) TickIT
16 3 (0.009%) ISO 8583
17 2 (0.006%) GCP
17 2 (0.006%) COBIT
17 2 (0.006%) DO-178B
System Software
1 216 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 197 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 146 (0.43%) Docker
4 112 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
5 98 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 91 (0.27%) NFS
7 86 (0.25%) Varnish
8 80 (0.23%) SRDF
9 48 (0.14%) KVM
10 38 (0.11%) Xen
11 30 (0.088%) Firmware
12 28 (0.082%) VirtualBox
13 24 (0.070%) vSphere
14 22 (0.065%) IMail Server
15 17 (0.050%) HDFS
15 17 (0.050%) LXC
16 14 (0.041%) XenApp
17 13 (0.038%) VMware ESXi
18 12 (0.035%) XenServer
19 11 (0.032%) iptables
Systems Management
1 455 (1.33%) Puppet
2 381 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 117 (0.34%) Ansible
4 113 (0.33%) Vagrant
5 71 (0.21%) Nagios
6 43 (0.13%) Salt
7 42 (0.12%) logstash
7 42 (0.12%) Capistrano
8 39 (0.11%) Graphite
9 31 (0.091%) TeamSite
10 27 (0.079%) cPanel
11 26 (0.076%) Kibana
12 25 (0.073%) ZABBIX
12 25 (0.073%) HP Quality Center
13 24 (0.070%) Pingdom
14 23 (0.067%) StatsD
14 23 (0.067%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 20 (0.059%) SCCM
15 20 (0.059%) Plesk
16 17 (0.050%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5130 (15.05%) Microsoft
2 2787 (8.17%) Oracle
3 1168 (3.43%) Adobe
4 1139 (3.34%) Zend
5 1036 (3.04%) Google
6 419 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
6 419 (1.23%) Facebook
7 406 (1.19%) Twitter
8 401 (1.18%) IBM
9 356 (1.04%) Sitecore
10 288 (0.84%) VMware
11 259 (0.76%) SAP
12 238 (0.70%) Apple
13 215 (0.63%) Xamarin
14 211 (0.62%) hybris
15 197 (0.58%) Cisco
16 193 (0.57%) Sybase
17 173 (0.51%) TIBCO
18 142 (0.42%) EPiServer
19 134 (0.39%) Red Hat
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Holiday
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Agile Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Health Insurance, Death-in-
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Options, bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training!
Posted: 13 hours ago