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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 93 92 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.94% 15.08% 15.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.74% 33.33% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 63 74 28
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £41,500
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
234 276 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 47.66% 45.25% 49.66%
Number of salaries quoted 167 216 116
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 May 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Watford

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 164 (78.85%) HTML
2 117 (56.25%) CSS
3 106 (50.96%) Java
4 104 (50.00%) SQL
5 90 (43.27%) SQL Server
6 89 (42.79%) .NET
7 65 (31.25%) jQuery
8 61 (29.33%) XML
9 58 (27.88%) J2EE
10 57 (27.40%) ASP.NET
10 57 (27.40%) E-Commerce
11 55 (26.44%) C#
12 53 (25.48%) UNIX
13 52 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 51 (24.52%) WebSphere
15 48 (23.08%) Finance
16 47 (22.60%) MVC
17 45 (21.63%) DB2
17 45 (21.63%) SQL Server 2008
18 43 (20.67%) Oracle
19 40 (19.23%) Retail
20 39 (18.75%) Degree
21 38 (18.27%) Linux
21 38 (18.27%) Relational Database
22 37 (17.79%) JSP
22 37 (17.79%) IBM
22 37 (17.79%) Spring
23 36 (17.31%) Subversion
23 36 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
24 34 (16.35%) Web Services

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 51 (24.52%) WebSphere
2 25 (12.02%) Tomcat
3 22 (10.58%) SharePoint
4 18 (8.65%) WebSphere Application Server
4 18 (8.65%) MQSeries
4 18 (8.65%) Apache
5 10 (4.81%) IIS
6 8 (3.85%) CMS
7 6 (2.88%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (2.88%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.96%) JBoss
9 2 (0.96%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.96%) Content Management Server
9 2 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.96%) SugarCRM
9 2 (0.96%) Liferay
10 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.48%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (5.77%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.40%) MS Project
2 5 (2.40%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (10.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.85%) Magento
3 6 (2.88%) Fredhopper
4 2 (0.96%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.96%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.44%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (1.44%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.73%) HTTP
2 10 (4.81%) Internet
3 6 (2.88%) IPv4
4 2 (0.96%) SSH
5 1 (0.48%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (43.27%) SQL Server
2 45 (21.63%) DB2
2 45 (21.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (18.27%) Relational Database
4 27 (12.98%) MySQL
5 23 (11.06%) DbVisualizer
6 20 (9.62%) MongoDB
6 20 (9.62%) NoSQL
7 19 (9.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (8.17%) Sybase ASE
9 9 (4.33%) QlikView
10 8 (3.85%) RDBMS
11 7 (3.37%) Oracle Database
11 7 (3.37%) Informix
12 5 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.92%) JasperReports
14 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
16 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
16 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (17.31%) Subversion
2 23 (11.06%) Maven
3 22 (10.58%) Eclipse
4 16 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
5 15 (7.21%) LoadRunner
6 12 (5.77%) JUnit
7 9 (4.33%) Cucumber
7 9 (4.33%) Git (software)
7 9 (4.33%) WebDriver
7 9 (4.33%) Selenium
7 9 (4.33%) Ant
8 8 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (3.85%) Rational Application Developer
9 6 (2.88%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 6 (2.88%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.40%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.44%) Grunt
11 3 (1.44%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (1.44%) Log4j
12 2 (0.96%) PHPUnit
General
1 48 (23.08%) Finance
2 40 (19.23%) Retail
3 16 (7.69%) Banking
4 6 (2.88%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.92%) Games
5 4 (1.92%) Marketing
6 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 158 (75.96%) Developer
2 39 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 35 (16.83%) Senior Developer
4 29 (13.94%) .NET Developer
5 23 (11.06%) Tester
6 21 (10.10%) Senior .NET Developer
7 16 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 15 (7.21%) Consultant
9 14 (6.73%) Front-End Developer
10 12 (5.77%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.77%) Applications Developer
11 11 (5.29%) Lead Developer
11 11 (5.29%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.81%) Analyst
12 10 (4.81%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (4.33%) SQL Developer
14 8 (3.85%) Database Developer
14 8 (3.85%) Systems Developer
14 8 (3.85%) Selenium Tester
14 8 (3.85%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (78.85%) HTML
2 117 (56.25%) CSS
3 89 (42.79%) .NET
4 65 (31.25%) jQuery
5 61 (29.33%) XML
6 58 (27.88%) J2EE
7 57 (27.40%) ASP.NET
8 37 (17.79%) JSP
8 37 (17.79%) Spring
9 34 (16.35%) Web Services
9 34 (16.35%) Ajax
10 30 (14.42%) HTML5
11 26 (12.50%) Flash
11 26 (12.50%) Struts
12 25 (12.02%) Hibernate
13 24 (11.54%) CSS3
14 21 (10.10%) XHTML
15 19 (9.13%) Java EE
16 18 (8.65%) RESTful
16 18 (8.65%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.62%) User Experience
3 12 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.85%) W3C
5 6 (2.88%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.44%) Web 2.0
7 3 (1.44%) Derivative
7 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.96%) Online Gambling
9 1 (0.48%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.48%) Online Games
9 1 (0.48%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.48%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 53 (25.48%) UNIX
2 38 (18.27%) Linux
3 15 (7.21%) Solaris
3 15 (7.21%) Windows
4 12 (5.77%) AIX
5 9 (4.33%) HPUX
6 1 (0.48%) Android
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.48%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (27.40%) E-Commerce
2 52 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (22.60%) MVC
4 36 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (16.35%) TDD
6 32 (15.38%) Web Development
7 28 (13.46%) OO
8 25 (12.02%) Scrum
9 24 (11.54%) System Testing
9 24 (11.54%) CRM
10 23 (11.06%) Automated Testing
11 22 (10.58%) Software Engineering
12 20 (9.62%) Data Modelling
13 19 (9.13%) Responsive Web Design
14 18 (8.65%) Content Management
15 16 (7.69%) SDLC
15 16 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (7.21%) Regression Testing
16 15 (7.21%) Test Automation
17 14 (6.73%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 106 (50.96%) Java
2 104 (50.00%) SQL
3 55 (26.44%) C#
4 19 (9.13%) PHP
5 9 (4.33%) Bash Shell
5 9 (4.33%) XPath
6 8 (3.85%) Perl
6 8 (3.85%) C
7 7 (3.37%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.88%) C++
9 3 (1.44%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.96%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.96%) VBA
10 2 (0.96%) Python
10 2 (0.96%) PHP5
11 1 (0.48%) XAML
Qualifications
1 39 (18.75%) Degree
2 15 (7.21%) Sun Certification
2 15 (7.21%) SC Cleared
2 15 (7.21%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.81%) ISEB
3 10 (4.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.81%) QA
2 3 (1.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (3.85%) VirtualBox
2 6 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.96%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 43 (20.67%) Oracle
2 37 (17.79%) IBM
3 30 (14.42%) Microsoft
4 25 (12.02%) Demandware
5 21 (10.10%) Sybase
5 21 (10.10%) hybris
6 20 (9.62%) ATG
7 17 (8.17%) Jaspersoft
8 15 (7.21%) HP
9 14 (6.73%) Ogone
10 12 (5.77%) Adobe
11 9 (4.33%) Sun
12 8 (3.85%) DataCash
13 6 (2.88%) Intershop
13 6 (2.88%) Endeca
13 6 (2.88%) VMware
13 6 (2.88%) CyberSource
14 4 (1.92%) OpenText
15 3 (1.44%) Tableau
15 3 (1.44%) Tealeaf
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