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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 91 84 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 17.74% 15.67% 20.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.84% 29.17% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 66 64 71
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £56,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
247 288 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 48.15% 53.73% 58.23%
Number of salaries quoted 179 224 202
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 31 March 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Watford

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 167 (84.34%) HTML
2 127 (64.14%) CSS
3 98 (49.49%) Java
4 85 (42.93%) SQL
5 80 (40.40%) SQL Server
6 77 (38.89%) jQuery
7 70 (35.35%) E-Commerce
8 67 (33.84%) .NET
9 66 (33.33%) J2EE
10 61 (30.81%) XML
11 57 (28.79%) Degree
12 54 (27.27%) C#
13 53 (26.77%) ASP.NET
14 51 (25.76%) JSP
14 51 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
15 49 (24.75%) UNIX
16 48 (24.24%) Oracle
17 47 (23.74%) OO
18 45 (22.73%) WebSphere
19 44 (22.22%) Finance
20 43 (21.72%) MySQL
20 43 (21.72%) DB2
21 41 (20.71%) Retail
22 40 (20.20%) Linux
22 40 (20.20%) MVC
22 40 (20.20%) Microsoft
23 39 (19.70%) Software Engineering
24 38 (19.19%) Ajax
25 36 (18.18%) Spring
26 35 (17.68%) Relational Database

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 45 (22.73%) WebSphere
2 31 (15.66%) SharePoint
3 22 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 20 (10.10%) MQSeries
5 19 (9.60%) Tomcat
6 12 (6.06%) Apache
7 9 (4.55%) IIS
8 8 (4.04%) CMS
8 8 (4.04%) Adobe CQ
9 3 (1.52%) WordPress
9 3 (1.52%) SugarCRM
9 3 (1.52%) JBoss
10 2 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.01%) Content Management Server
10 2 (1.01%) Liferay
11 1 (0.51%) Drupal
11 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.51%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 13 (6.57%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.54%) MS Project
3 5 (2.53%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (11.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (5.05%) Magento
3 4 (2.02%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.52%) SalesLogix
4 3 (1.52%) Sage CRM
5 2 (1.01%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.10%) Internet
2 10 (5.05%) HTTP
2 10 (5.05%) IPv4
3 3 (1.52%) SSH
4 1 (0.51%) LAN
4 1 (0.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (40.40%) SQL Server
2 43 (21.72%) DB2
2 43 (21.72%) MySQL
3 35 (17.68%) Relational Database
4 25 (12.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (7.58%) DbVisualizer
6 13 (6.57%) RDBMS
7 9 (4.55%) QlikView
8 8 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (3.54%) Informix
10 4 (2.02%) JasperReports
10 4 (2.02%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.02%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.01%) Sybase ASE
12 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (16.16%) Subversion
2 26 (13.13%) Maven
3 16 (8.08%) Eclipse
4 14 (7.07%) QuickTest Pro
5 13 (6.57%) LoadRunner
6 10 (5.05%) JUnit
6 10 (5.05%) Visual Studio
6 10 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (5.05%) SoapUI
7 9 (4.55%) Ant
8 7 (3.54%) Log4j
8 7 (3.54%) Git (software)
9 5 (2.53%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (2.02%) Selenium
10 4 (2.02%) Rational Application Developer
11 3 (1.52%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.52%) Grunt
11 3 (1.52%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.01%) PHPUnit
12 2 (1.01%) JBehave
General
1 44 (22.22%) Finance
2 41 (20.71%) Retail
3 19 (9.60%) Banking
4 10 (5.05%) Financial Institution
5 7 (3.54%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.53%) Games
6 5 (2.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 135 (68.18%) Developer
2 39 (19.70%) Java Developer
3 27 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 22 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 17 (8.59%) Consultant
5 17 (8.59%) Tester
5 17 (8.59%) Lead Developer
6 15 (7.58%) .NET Developer
7 14 (7.07%) Front-End Developer
8 13 (6.57%) Analyst
9 11 (5.56%) Web Developer
9 11 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (5.05%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (5.05%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (4.55%) Project Manager
12 8 (4.04%) Senior Consultant
12 8 (4.04%) Junior
12 8 (4.04%) Systems Developer
12 8 (4.04%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (4.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (84.34%) HTML
2 127 (64.14%) CSS
3 77 (38.89%) jQuery
4 67 (33.84%) .NET
5 66 (33.33%) J2EE
6 61 (30.81%) XML
7 53 (26.77%) ASP.NET
8 51 (25.76%) JSP
9 38 (19.19%) Ajax
10 36 (18.18%) Spring
11 34 (17.17%) Hibernate
12 33 (16.67%) Web Services
13 30 (15.15%) Servlets
14 26 (13.13%) HTML5
15 25 (12.63%) Struts
16 24 (12.12%) Java EE
16 24 (12.12%) CSS3
17 23 (11.62%) SOAP
18 22 (11.11%) EJB
19 18 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.08%) User Experience
3 15 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.05%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.54%) W3C
5 7 (3.54%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.01%) Social Media
7 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.01%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.51%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.51%) Open Source
8 1 (0.51%) iDTV
8 1 (0.51%) Derivative
8 1 (0.51%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 49 (24.75%) UNIX
2 40 (20.20%) Linux
3 17 (8.59%) HPUX
3 17 (8.59%) Solaris
4 11 (5.56%) Windows
5 10 (5.05%) AIX
6 8 (4.04%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (35.35%) E-Commerce
2 51 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (23.74%) OO
4 40 (20.20%) MVC
5 39 (19.70%) Software Engineering
6 28 (14.14%) Content Management
7 27 (13.64%) TDD
8 24 (12.12%) CRM
9 23 (11.62%) Workflow
10 21 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (10.61%) Responsive Web Design
11 20 (10.10%) OOP
12 19 (9.60%) Scrum
12 19 (9.60%) Process Management
13 18 (9.09%) Web Development
14 16 (8.08%) System Testing
15 15 (7.58%) Automated Testing
16 14 (7.07%) Multithreading
16 14 (7.07%) Test Automation
16 14 (7.07%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 98 (49.49%) Java
2 85 (42.93%) SQL
3 54 (27.27%) C#
4 23 (11.62%) PHP
5 17 (8.59%) XPath
6 12 (6.06%) C
7 11 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 10 (5.05%) C++
9 9 (4.55%) PHP5
10 8 (4.04%) Python
10 8 (4.04%) Perl
11 5 (2.53%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.52%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.51%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.51%) VBA
14 1 (0.51%) XAML
Qualifications
1 57 (28.79%) Degree
2 22 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 22 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 17 (8.59%) Sun Certification
4 13 (6.57%) ISEB
4 13 (6.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.03%) QA
2 5 (2.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (6.06%) VirtualBox
2 10 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 48 (24.24%) Oracle
2 40 (20.20%) Microsoft
3 34 (17.17%) IBM
4 32 (16.16%) Demandware
5 27 (13.64%) hybris
6 26 (13.13%) ATG
7 24 (12.12%) Ogone
8 18 (9.09%) DataCash
9 13 (6.57%) HP
10 10 (5.05%) VMware
11 9 (4.55%) Adobe
12 7 (3.54%) Sun
12 7 (3.54%) Interwoven
13 6 (3.03%) Sybase
13 6 (3.03%) CyberSource
14 5 (2.53%) Business Objects
15 4 (2.02%) OpenText
15 4 (2.02%) Tealeaf
15 4 (2.02%) Hitwise
15 4 (2.02%) comScore
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