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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 29 5 16
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +11
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 31 126 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.52% 24.32% 11.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.42% 43.30% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 27 81 40
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £52,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
201 291 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.77% 56.18% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 172 201 165
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Watford

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 50 (70.42%) HTML
2 43 (60.56%) .NET
3 40 (56.34%) C#
4 36 (50.70%) SQL
4 36 (50.70%) CSS
5 34 (47.89%) Java
6 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (39.44%) J2EE
8 27 (38.03%) Finance
9 26 (36.62%) JSP
9 26 (36.62%) Web Services
10 25 (35.21%) MVC
11 24 (33.80%) SQL Server
11 24 (33.80%) jQuery
12 22 (30.99%) Spring
12 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET
13 18 (25.35%) Hibernate
13 18 (25.35%) Linux
14 16 (22.54%) T-SQL
14 16 (22.54%) Scrum
15 15 (21.13%) E-Commerce
15 15 (21.13%) WebSphere
15 15 (21.13%) MongoDB
16 14 (19.72%) XHTML
16 14 (19.72%) Servlets
16 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
16 14 (19.72%) Internet
17 13 (18.31%) EJB
17 13 (18.31%) WebSphere Application Server
17 13 (18.31%) Windows

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 15 (21.13%) WebSphere
2 13 (18.31%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.04%) CMS
5 4 (5.63%) IIS
5 4 (5.63%) MQSeries
6 3 (4.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.23%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.82%) Apache
7 2 (2.82%) WordPress
8 1 (1.41%) JBoss
8 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Project
3 4 (5.63%) Photoshop
4 3 (4.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.82%) FrameMaker
5 2 (2.82%) MS Office
5 2 (2.82%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.13%) MongoDB
3 12 (16.90%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (16.90%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (12.68%) DB2
5 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.82%) Big Data
7 2 (2.82%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (1.41%) DbVisualizer
8 1 (1.41%) MS Access
8 1 (1.41%) MySQL
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.41%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Subversion
1 8 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.86%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.63%) Maven
3 4 (5.63%) Rational Application Developer
4 3 (4.23%) Ant
4 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.23%) JUnit
4 3 (4.23%) Log4j
5 2 (2.82%) Mockito
5 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.41%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.41%) jMock
6 1 (1.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 27 (38.03%) Finance
2 12 (16.90%) Retail
3 5 (7.04%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Legal
4 2 (2.82%) Publishing
5 1 (1.41%) Advertising
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 41 (57.75%) Developer
2 21 (29.58%) Java Developer
3 13 (18.31%) J2EE Developer
3 13 (18.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (14.08%) .NET Developer
5 8 (11.27%) C# Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Consultant
6 7 (9.86%) Java Consultant
6 7 (9.86%) Project Manager
6 7 (9.86%) WebSphere Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) HTML Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Java Programmer
9 4 (5.63%) Software Project Manager
9 4 (5.63%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Systems Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (70.42%) HTML
2 43 (60.56%) .NET
3 36 (50.70%) CSS
4 28 (39.44%) J2EE
5 26 (36.62%) JSP
5 26 (36.62%) Web Services
6 24 (33.80%) jQuery
7 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET
7 22 (30.99%) Spring
8 18 (25.35%) Hibernate
9 14 (19.72%) Servlets
9 14 (19.72%) XHTML
10 13 (18.31%) EJB
11 12 (16.90%) HTML5
12 7 (9.86%) CSS3
12 7 (9.86%) XML
13 6 (8.45%) Ajax
13 6 (8.45%) REST
13 6 (8.45%) SOAP
13 6 (8.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Blog
6 1 (1.41%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.41%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.41%) NHS
6 1 (1.41%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Linux
2 13 (18.31%) Windows
3 9 (12.68%) Unix
4 3 (4.23%) HPUX
4 3 (4.23%) Solaris
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (35.21%) MVC
3 16 (22.54%) Scrum
4 15 (21.13%) E-Commerce
5 11 (15.49%) Process Management
6 10 (14.08%) CRM
7 9 (12.68%) Workflow
8 8 (11.27%) OOP
9 6 (8.45%) Business Analysis
9 6 (8.45%) OO
9 6 (8.45%) Process Improvement
9 6 (8.45%) Project Management
10 5 (7.04%) Defect Tracking
10 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.04%) Test Scripting
11 4 (5.63%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (5.63%) TDD
11 4 (5.63%) UML
12 3 (4.23%) Front End Development
12 3 (4.23%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (56.34%) C#
2 36 (50.70%) SQL
3 34 (47.89%) Java
4 16 (22.54%) T-SQL
5 12 (16.90%) C
6 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.23%) VBA
7 2 (2.82%) C++
7 2 (2.82%) Python
7 2 (2.82%) Scala
8 1 (1.41%) VB
8 1 (1.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.82%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) HL7
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.49%) IBM
3 8 (11.27%) Oracle
4 5 (7.04%) Adobe
5 3 (4.23%) Interwoven
6 2 (2.82%) ATG
6 2 (2.82%) Blue Martini
6 2 (2.82%) Elastic Path
6 2 (2.82%) Sun
7 1 (1.41%) HP
7 1 (1.41%) Sybase
7 1 (1.41%) Xamarin
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