The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 12 21 6
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 61 38 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.84% 7.18% 22.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.74% 17.67% 41.28%
Number of salaries quoted 56 38 72
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
237 215 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 46.02% 40.64% 54.14%
Number of salaries quoted 205 184 189
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing JavaScript as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Watford

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 81 (68.07%) HTML
2 70 (58.82%) Java
3 57 (47.90%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (42.86%) C#
4 51 (42.86%) CSS
5 49 (41.18%) OO
6 47 (39.50%) Node.js
7 45 (37.82%) Software Engineering
8 41 (34.45%) jQuery
8 41 (34.45%) HTML5
9 39 (32.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 38 (31.93%) AngularJS
11 37 (31.09%) SQL
12 36 (30.25%) SQL Server
13 32 (26.89%) Web Services
13 32 (26.89%) RESTful
14 31 (26.05%) Scrum
15 29 (24.37%) C++
16 26 (21.85%) .NET
17 25 (21.01%) XML
17 25 (21.01%) Spring
17 25 (21.01%) gulp
18 24 (20.17%) ES6
18 24 (20.17%) TDD
19 23 (19.33%) Ajax
19 23 (19.33%) Git (software)
20 22 (18.49%) ASP.NET
20 22 (18.49%) OOP
21 21 (17.65%) SaaS
21 21 (17.65%) Front End Development

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.04%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.20%) JBoss
3 5 (4.20%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.52%) WordPress
6 2 (1.68%) CMS
7 1 (0.84%) IIS
7 1 (0.84%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.68%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.65%) SaaS
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) FTP
1 5 (4.20%) SSH
2 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.68%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.84%) AMQP
4 1 (0.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (7.56%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.04%) MySQL
5 5 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.20%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (21.01%) gulp
2 23 (19.33%) Git (software)
3 18 (15.13%) Maven
3 18 (15.13%) WebDriver
4 17 (14.29%) JBehave
4 17 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (7.56%) Visual Studio
6 7 (5.88%) Bitbucket
7 5 (4.20%) Subversion
7 5 (4.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (2.52%) LabVIEW
8 3 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.68%) Selenium
10 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.84%) Grunt
10 1 (0.84%) JUnit
10 1 (0.84%) Moq
10 1 (0.84%) MSTest
10 1 (0.84%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.84%) RSpec
General
1 13 (10.92%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.56%) Music Industry
3 6 (5.04%) Finance
4 5 (4.20%) Marketing
5 3 (2.52%) Electronics
6 2 (1.68%) Banking
6 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (73.95%) Developer
2 40 (33.61%) JavaScript Developer
3 27 (22.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 21 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 15 (12.61%) .NET Developer
6 13 (10.92%) C# Developer
7 11 (9.24%) Web Developer
8 9 (7.56%) Analyst
9 8 (6.72%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (6.72%) JavaScript Engineer
9 8 (6.72%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (5.88%) Consultant
10 7 (5.88%) HTML Developer
10 7 (5.88%) SaaS Consultant
10 7 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 7 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (5.88%) Technical Manager
11 5 (4.20%) Agile Project Manager
11 5 (4.20%) Project Manager
11 5 (4.20%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (68.07%) HTML
2 51 (42.86%) CSS
3 47 (39.50%) Node.js
4 41 (34.45%) HTML5
4 41 (34.45%) jQuery
5 39 (32.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 38 (31.93%) AngularJS
7 32 (26.89%) RESTful
7 32 (26.89%) Web Services
8 26 (21.85%) .NET
9 25 (21.01%) Spring
9 25 (21.01%) XML
10 23 (19.33%) Ajax
11 22 (18.49%) ASP.NET
12 19 (15.97%) D3.js
13 18 (15.13%) JSON
13 18 (15.13%) REST
14 17 (14.29%) CodeMirror
14 17 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
15 14 (11.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 16 (13.45%) Physics
3 15 (12.61%) Visualisation
4 8 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.36%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.52%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.68%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.68%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.84%) Fintech
9 1 (0.84%) FMCG
9 1 (0.84%) iPad
9 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.08%) Linux
2 11 (9.24%) Unix
3 5 (4.20%) Windows
4 4 (3.36%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.68%) Android
5 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (47.90%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (41.18%) OO
3 45 (37.82%) Software Engineering
4 31 (26.05%) Scrum
5 24 (20.17%) TDD
6 22 (18.49%) OOP
7 21 (17.65%) Front End Development
8 18 (15.13%) MVC
9 17 (14.29%) Web Development
10 16 (13.45%) Unit Testing
11 15 (12.61%) BDD
11 15 (12.61%) Data Visualisation
12 11 (9.24%) High Availability
13 9 (7.56%) Project Management
13 9 (7.56%) Web Application Development
14 8 (6.72%) Business Analysis
14 8 (6.72%) CRM
14 8 (6.72%) OOD
14 8 (6.72%) SOA
14 8 (6.72%) UML
Programming Languages
1 70 (58.82%) Java
2 51 (42.86%) C#
3 37 (31.09%) SQL
4 29 (24.37%) C++
5 24 (20.17%) ES6
6 20 (16.81%) Ruby
7 11 (9.24%) VB
7 11 (9.24%) VB.NET
8 9 (7.56%) Python
8 9 (7.56%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.88%) Scala
10 5 (4.20%) ABAP
10 5 (4.20%) C
11 3 (2.52%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.52%) PHP
12 2 (1.68%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.68%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.84%) Jython
13 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (14.29%) Degree
2 13 (10.92%) PhD
3 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.84%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Capistrano
1 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.20%) SAP
3 2 (1.68%) EMC
3 2 (1.68%) Facebook
3 2 (1.68%) Google
3 2 (1.68%) IBM
3 2 (1.68%) Progress
3 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle
4 1 (0.84%) Sybase
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