The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 78 99 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.97% 16.75% 18.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 32.25% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 63 79 51
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
JavaScript
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
234 307 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 44.91% 51.95% 56.21%
Number of salaries quoted 185 247 171
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Watford

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Watford

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Watford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Watford

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

1 165 (81.28%) HTML
2 126 (62.07%) CSS
3 105 (51.72%) Java
4 89 (43.84%) SQL
5 86 (42.36%) SQL Server
6 76 (37.44%) jQuery
7 74 (36.45%) .NET
8 71 (34.98%) E-Commerce
9 67 (33.00%) J2EE
10 61 (30.05%) XML
11 56 (27.59%) C#
11 56 (27.59%) Degree
12 53 (26.11%) ASP.NET
13 51 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
14 50 (24.63%) JSP
15 49 (24.14%) UNIX
15 49 (24.14%) Finance
16 47 (23.15%) Oracle
16 47 (23.15%) WebSphere
17 44 (21.67%) OO
18 43 (21.18%) MVC
19 42 (20.69%) DB2
20 40 (19.70%) MySQL
20 40 (19.70%) Retail
21 39 (19.21%) Linux
21 39 (19.21%) Relational Database
22 37 (18.23%) Microsoft
22 37 (18.23%) Spring
22 37 (18.23%) Software Engineering
23 36 (17.73%) Ajax

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 47 (23.15%) WebSphere
2 29 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 22 (10.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 20 (9.85%) Tomcat
5 19 (9.36%) MQSeries
6 14 (6.90%) Apache
7 8 (3.94%) IIS
7 8 (3.94%) CMS
8 7 (3.45%) Adobe CQ
9 3 (1.48%) WordPress
9 3 (1.48%) JBoss
10 2 (0.99%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.99%) Liferay
10 2 (0.99%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.49%) Drupal
11 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.49%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (6.90%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.96%) MS Project
3 5 (2.46%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (10.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.93%) Magento
3 4 (1.97%) Fredhopper
3 4 (1.97%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.99%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.99%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.36%) Internet
2 10 (4.93%) IPv4
3 9 (4.43%) HTTP
4 2 (0.99%) SSH
5 1 (0.49%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (42.36%) SQL Server
2 42 (20.69%) DB2
3 40 (19.70%) MySQL
4 39 (19.21%) Relational Database
5 34 (16.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (7.39%) DbVisualizer
7 12 (5.91%) RDBMS
8 10 (4.93%) MongoDB
8 10 (4.93%) NoSQL
8 10 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (4.43%) QlikView
10 8 (3.94%) Sybase ASE
10 8 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (3.45%) Informix
12 4 (1.97%) JasperReports
12 4 (1.97%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (15.27%) Subversion
2 28 (13.79%) Maven
3 17 (8.37%) Eclipse
4 14 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
5 13 (6.40%) LoadRunner
6 10 (4.93%) Ant
6 10 (4.93%) Visual Studio
6 10 (4.93%) SoapUI
7 9 (4.43%) JUnit
7 9 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.45%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.96%) Log4j
10 4 (1.97%) Selenium
10 4 (1.97%) Rational Application Developer
11 3 (1.48%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.48%) Grunt
11 3 (1.48%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.48%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.99%) JBehave
12 2 (0.99%) PHPUnit
General
1 49 (24.14%) Finance
2 40 (19.70%) Retail
3 20 (9.85%) Banking
4 10 (4.93%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.46%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.46%) Games
6 4 (1.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 143 (70.44%) Developer
2 39 (19.21%) Java Developer
3 30 (14.78%) Senior Developer
4 20 (9.85%) Applications Developer
5 19 (9.36%) .NET Developer
6 18 (8.87%) Lead Developer
7 17 (8.37%) Tester
8 16 (7.88%) Consultant
9 15 (7.39%) Front-End Developer
10 14 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (5.42%) Analyst
11 11 (5.42%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (4.93%) Web Developer
12 10 (4.93%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (4.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (3.94%) Systems Developer
14 8 (3.94%) Senior Consultant
14 8 (3.94%) Junior
15 7 (3.45%) Project Manager
15 7 (3.45%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (81.28%) HTML
2 126 (62.07%) CSS
3 76 (37.44%) jQuery
4 74 (36.45%) .NET
5 67 (33.00%) J2EE
6 61 (30.05%) XML
7 53 (26.11%) ASP.NET
8 50 (24.63%) JSP
9 37 (18.23%) Spring
10 36 (17.73%) Ajax
11 33 (16.26%) Hibernate
11 33 (16.26%) Web Services
12 29 (14.29%) Servlets
13 27 (13.30%) HTML5
14 26 (12.81%) Struts
15 24 (11.82%) Java EE
15 24 (11.82%) CSS3
16 22 (10.84%) SOAP
16 22 (10.84%) EJB
17 18 (8.87%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.37%) User Experience
3 15 (7.39%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.93%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.45%) W3C
6 6 (2.96%) Web 2.0
7 3 (1.48%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.99%) Social Media
8 2 (0.99%) Online Gambling
8 2 (0.99%) Derivative
8 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.49%) iDTV
9 1 (0.49%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.49%) Online Games
9 1 (0.49%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.49%) Open Source
9 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 49 (24.14%) UNIX
2 39 (19.21%) Linux
3 16 (7.88%) HPUX
3 16 (7.88%) Solaris
4 10 (4.93%) AIX
5 9 (4.43%) Windows
6 8 (3.94%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (34.98%) E-Commerce
2 51 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (21.67%) OO
4 43 (21.18%) MVC
5 37 (18.23%) Software Engineering
6 28 (13.79%) TDD
7 27 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (12.32%) Content Management
9 23 (11.33%) CRM
10 22 (10.84%) Workflow
11 21 (10.34%) Scrum
12 20 (9.85%) Responsive Web Design
13 19 (9.36%) Web Development
14 18 (8.87%) Process Management
14 18 (8.87%) OOP
15 16 (7.88%) System Testing
16 15 (7.39%) Automated Testing
17 14 (6.90%) Multithreading
17 14 (6.90%) Test Automation
17 14 (6.90%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 105 (51.72%) Java
2 89 (43.84%) SQL
3 56 (27.59%) C#
4 23 (11.33%) PHP
5 16 (7.88%) XPath
6 12 (5.91%) C
7 10 (4.93%) Bash Shell
7 10 (4.93%) C++
8 9 (4.43%) PHP5
9 8 (3.94%) Python
9 8 (3.94%) Perl
10 4 (1.97%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.48%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.99%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.99%) VBA
13 1 (0.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 56 (27.59%) Degree
2 22 (10.84%) SC Cleared
2 22 (10.84%) Security Cleared
3 16 (7.88%) Sun Certification
4 13 (6.40%) ISEB
4 13 (6.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.96%) QA
2 3 (1.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (5.91%) VirtualBox
2 10 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 47 (23.15%) Oracle
2 37 (18.23%) Microsoft
3 35 (17.24%) IBM
4 33 (16.26%) Demandware
5 28 (13.79%) hybris
6 27 (13.30%) ATG
7 23 (11.33%) Ogone
8 17 (8.37%) DataCash
9 13 (6.40%) HP
10 12 (5.91%) Sybase
10 12 (5.91%) Adobe
11 10 (4.93%) VMware
12 8 (3.94%) Jaspersoft
13 6 (2.96%) CyberSource
13 6 (2.96%) Sun
13 6 (2.96%) Interwoven
14 4 (1.97%) Intershop
14 4 (1.97%) Endeca
14 4 (1.97%) Google
14 4 (1.97%) Coremetrics
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