The first table below looks at the demand for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. 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 for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 18 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 14 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.18% 13.68% 10.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.67% 21.62% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 8
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
75 74 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 38.46% 63.25% 62.07%
Number of salaries quoted 61 73 61
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,150 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JavaScript
West Yorkshire

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Wakefield region.

JavaScript Salary Trend in Wakefield

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield region 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 29 (96.67%) jQuery
2 22 (73.33%) MySQL
3 20 (66.67%) HTML
3 20 (66.67%) CSS
3 20 (66.67%) JSP
4 17 (56.67%) Subversion
5 16 (53.33%) HTML5
5 16 (53.33%) XML
6 15 (50.00%) XSD
6 15 (50.00%) Struts
6 15 (50.00%) JSON
7 12 (40.00%) Ajax
7 12 (40.00%) Java
7 12 (40.00%) CMS
8 11 (36.67%) Web Services
8 11 (36.67%) Linux
8 11 (36.67%) Marketing
9 10 (33.33%) Java SE
9 10 (33.33%) Java EE
9 10 (33.33%) Web Analytics
9 10 (33.33%) Google
9 10 (33.33%) Web 2.0
9 10 (33.33%) Spring
9 10 (33.33%) JSF
9 10 (33.33%) Maven
9 10 (33.33%) iBATIS
9 10 (33.33%) JPA
9 10 (33.33%) Hudson
9 10 (33.33%) Analytics
9 10 (33.33%) Groovy

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield region 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 12 (40.00%) CMS
2 10 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.67%) WordPress
5 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 10 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) MySQL
2 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Subversion
2 10 (33.33%) Maven
2 10 (33.33%) Hudson
2 10 (33.33%) MyEclipse
2 10 (33.33%) Ant
2 10 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 4 (13.33%) SpecFlow
3 4 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (13.33%) Moq
3 4 (13.33%) MSTest
3 4 (13.33%) NUnit
4 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (36.67%) Marketing
2 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.67%) Publishing
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (76.67%) Web Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Web Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Web Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) jQuery
2 20 (66.67%) HTML
2 20 (66.67%) CSS
2 20 (66.67%) JSP
3 16 (53.33%) HTML5
3 16 (53.33%) XML
4 15 (50.00%) XSD
4 15 (50.00%) Struts
4 15 (50.00%) JSON
5 12 (40.00%) Ajax
6 11 (36.67%) Web Services
7 10 (33.33%) Java SE
7 10 (33.33%) Java EE
7 10 (33.33%) Spring
7 10 (33.33%) JSF
7 10 (33.33%) iBATIS
7 10 (33.33%) JPA
7 10 (33.33%) RichFaces
7 10 (33.33%) SOAP
7 10 (33.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Web 2.0
2 4 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.33%) Blog
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Social Media
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 10 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Web Analytics
1 10 (33.33%) Analytics
1 10 (33.33%) UML
1 10 (33.33%) SEO
2 7 (23.33%) MVC
3 5 (16.67%) Web Design
3 5 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
4 4 (13.33%) BDD
4 4 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (13.33%) Kanban
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.33%) Release Management
7 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) Groovy
2 10 (33.33%) C
2 10 (33.33%) C++
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 7 (23.33%) C#
5 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.67%) VB
7 2 (6.67%) PHP5
8 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.33%) VBScript
8 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Google
1 10 (33.33%) JBoss
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Adobe
3 2 (6.67%) Zend
4 1 (3.33%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.33%) Ektron
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Percussion
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