The first table below looks at the demand for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 11 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 737 775 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.67% 13.92% 12.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.07% 29.47% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 638 717 559
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2626 2630 2561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.69% 47.23% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2261 2330 2255
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,025 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JavaScript
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in the West Midlands

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

JavaScript
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -1 192 £35,000 -6.66% 28
Staffordshire +1 135 £34,500 -1.42% 17
Warwickshire -7 110 £35,000 +11.11% 23
Worcestershire +3 79 £32,500 -7.80% 7
Coventry -2 66 £37,500 +13.63% 7
Solihull -2 43 £36,250 -12.12% 3
Wolverhampton +6 31 £29,000 +5.45% 3
Herefordshire +6 10 £31,500 - 2
Shropshire +1 10 £17,500 -50.00%
West Bromwich - 2 £35,000 -
Sutton Coldfield -1 1 £28,000 -6.66% 2
Walsall -4 1 £38,500 +30.50% 3
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 1098 (84.27%) HTML
2 1002 (76.90%) CSS
3 716 (54.95%) .NET
4 579 (44.44%) C#
5 576 (44.21%) jQuery
6 540 (41.44%) SQL Server
7 534 (40.98%) ASP.NET
8 458 (35.15%) SQL
9 380 (29.16%) MVC
10 370 (28.40%) HTML5
11 349 (26.78%) PHP
12 292 (22.41%) Microsoft
13 285 (21.87%) XML
14 278 (21.34%) CSS3
15 276 (21.18%) MySQL
16 259 (19.88%) Ajax
17 229 (17.57%) VB.NET
18 213 (16.35%) Web Development
19 203 (15.58%) Web Services
20 191 (14.66%) OO
21 188 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
22 176 (13.51%) Degree
23 160 (12.28%) Java
24 146 (11.20%) .NET Framework
24 146 (11.20%) Unit Testing
25 143 (10.97%) Visual Studio
26 140 (10.74%) CMS
27 132 (10.13%) TDD
28 129 (9.90%) Software Engineering
28 129 (9.90%) Windows

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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
1 140 (10.74%) CMS
2 110 (8.44%) SharePoint
3 103 (7.90%) WordPress
4 75 (5.76%) Apache
5 63 (4.83%) Node.js
6 51 (3.91%) Tomcat
7 47 (3.61%) IIS
8 39 (2.99%) Umbraco
9 37 (2.84%) Drupal
10 24 (1.84%) Joomla!
11 18 (1.38%) GlassFish
12 16 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
12 16 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
13 15 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
14 14 (1.07%) WebSphere
15 12 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
16 11 (0.84%) WebLogic
17 8 (0.61%) IBM Notes
17 8 (0.61%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 111 (8.52%) Photoshop
2 98 (7.52%) MS Excel
3 33 (2.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (1.23%) InfoPath
5 15 (1.15%) MS Office
6 6 (0.46%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.23%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.15%) MS Project
8 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.077%) GIMP
9 1 (0.077%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 56 (4.30%) Magento
2 49 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (1.15%) WebTrends
4 11 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (0.69%) Google Analytics
5 9 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.61%) e-Work
7 6 (0.46%) Line 500
7 6 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.23%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.077%) Zen Cart
9 1 (0.077%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.077%) Fredhopper
9 1 (0.077%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.077%) SalesLogix
9 1 (0.077%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 40 (3.07%) SaaS
2 22 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.00%) GitHub
5 12 (0.92%) Amazon S3
5 12 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
5 12 (0.92%) ElastiCache
6 3 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.15%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.077%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.38%) Internet
2 42 (3.22%) DNS
3 17 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.23%) SSH
5 13 (1.00%) DHCP
5 13 (1.00%) HTTP
5 13 (1.00%) Intranet
6 10 (0.77%) Extranet
7 9 (0.69%) SSL
8 8 (0.61%) VoIP
9 4 (0.31%) Asterisk PBX
10 3 (0.23%) Firewall
10 3 (0.23%) Broadband
11 2 (0.15%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.15%) LDAP
11 2 (0.15%) SMTP
11 2 (0.15%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.077%) Modbus
12 1 (0.077%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 540 (41.44%) SQL Server
2 276 (21.18%) MySQL
3 96 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 74 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 73 (5.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 70 (5.37%) Relational Database
7 48 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 46 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
8 46 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 40 (3.07%) Crystal Reports
10 31 (2.38%) Oracle Database
10 31 (2.38%) RDBMS
11 21 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
12 19 (1.46%) MongoDB
13 15 (1.15%) JasperReports
14 14 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 11 (0.84%) MS Access
17 9 (0.69%) Data Mining
18 8 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 143 (10.97%) Visual Studio
2 126 (9.67%) Subversion
3 110 (8.44%) Git (software)
4 52 (3.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 42 (3.22%) JIRA
6 31 (2.38%) Eclipse
7 28 (2.15%) Selenium
7 28 (2.15%) Jenkins
8 27 (2.07%) Maven
9 24 (1.84%) Ant
10 17 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
11 16 (1.23%) Hudson
12 14 (1.07%) Cucumber
13 13 (1.00%) FitNesse
14 12 (0.92%) ReSharper
14 12 (0.92%) PhoneGap
15 11 (0.84%) Phing
16 10 (0.77%) NUnit
16 10 (0.77%) RSpec
16 10 (0.77%) PhantomJS
General
1 66 (5.07%) Finance
2 65 (4.99%) Marketing
3 56 (4.30%) Retail
4 45 (3.45%) Automotive
5 43 (3.30%) Games
6 22 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.07%) Advertising
8 13 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.84%) Banking
10 8 (0.61%) Aerospace
10 8 (0.61%) Billing
11 7 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.31%) Legal
12 4 (0.31%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.31%) Local Government
13 3 (0.23%) Back Office
14 1 (0.077%) Publishing
14 1 (0.077%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1149 (88.18%) Developer
2 332 (25.48%) .NET Developer
3 271 (20.80%) Web Developer
4 185 (14.20%) Senior Developer
5 162 (12.43%) C# Developer
6 159 (12.20%) PHP Developer
7 133 (10.21%) ASP.NET Developer
8 103 (7.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 102 (7.83%) Software Developer
10 92 (7.06%) Front-End Developer
11 72 (5.53%) Java Developer
12 64 (4.91%) Junior
13 59 (4.53%) Junior Developer
14 58 (4.45%) Programmer
15 56 (4.30%) Applications Developer
15 56 (4.30%) Senior .NET Developer
16 55 (4.22%) .NET Web Developer
17 51 (3.91%) VB.NET Developer
18 45 (3.45%) Software Engineer
19 43 (3.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1098 (84.27%) HTML
2 1002 (76.90%) CSS
3 716 (54.95%) .NET
4 576 (44.21%) jQuery
5 534 (40.98%) ASP.NET
6 370 (28.40%) HTML5
7 285 (21.87%) XML
8 278 (21.34%) CSS3
9 259 (19.88%) Ajax
10 203 (15.58%) Web Services
11 146 (11.20%) .NET Framework
12 105 (8.06%) WCF
13 99 (7.60%) AngularJS
14 96 (7.37%) XSLT
15 91 (6.98%) XHTML
16 88 (6.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 85 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
18 84 (6.45%) Backbone.js
19 78 (5.99%) JSON
20 77 (5.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 99 (7.60%) Computer Science
2 79 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 68 (5.22%) Open Source
4 58 (4.45%) N-Tier
5 40 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (2.46%) Social Media
7 19 (1.46%) Mathematics
8 14 (1.07%) Client/Server
9 10 (0.77%) Smartcard
9 10 (0.77%) Blackberry
10 8 (0.61%) Management Information System
10 8 (0.61%) iPhone
11 7 (0.54%) Digital Media
12 6 (0.46%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.38%) Xbox
13 5 (0.38%) Internet of Things
13 5 (0.38%) W3C
14 4 (0.31%) Remote Sensing
14 4 (0.31%) Online Gambling
14 4 (0.31%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 129 (9.90%) Windows
2 126 (9.67%) Linux
3 55 (4.22%) Android
4 41 (3.15%) Apple iOS
5 37 (2.84%) UNIX
6 13 (1.00%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.46%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (0.46%) CentOS
9 5 (0.38%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.23%) Debian
11 1 (0.077%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.077%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (29.16%) MVC
2 213 (16.35%) Web Development
3 191 (14.66%) OO
4 188 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
5 146 (11.20%) Unit Testing
6 132 (10.13%) TDD
7 129 (9.90%) Software Engineering
8 119 (9.13%) SEO
9 115 (8.83%) OOP
10 113 (8.67%) E-Commerce
11 95 (7.29%) Scrum
12 75 (5.76%) CRM
13 71 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
14 69 (5.30%) Responsive Web Design
15 66 (5.07%) SOA
16 53 (4.07%) Web Design
17 47 (3.61%) Mobile Application Development
18 38 (2.92%) Content Management
19 35 (2.69%) Document Management
20 33 (2.53%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 579 (44.44%) C#
2 458 (35.15%) SQL
3 349 (26.78%) PHP
4 229 (17.57%) VB.NET
5 160 (12.28%) Java
6 92 (7.06%) VB
7 79 (6.06%) T-SQL
8 65 (4.99%) PHP5
9 50 (3.84%) Python
10 36 (2.76%) VB6
11 33 (2.53%) ActionScript
12 30 (2.30%) C++
13 29 (2.23%) Ruby
14 24 (1.84%) ActionScript 3.0
15 22 (1.69%) Perl
16 17 (1.30%) CoffeeScript
16 17 (1.30%) Objective-C
17 16 (1.23%) XAML
18 13 (1.00%) VBA
18 13 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 176 (13.51%) Degree
2 37 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (1.23%) MCSD
4 15 (1.15%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.69%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.31%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.23%) ACSA
7 3 (0.23%) MCTS
7 3 (0.23%) MCSE
7 3 (0.23%) OCP
7 3 (0.23%) CISSP
7 3 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.23%) CCNA
8 2 (0.15%) ISEB
8 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.077%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.077%) CIW
9 1 (0.077%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.077%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.38%) QA
2 20 (1.53%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (0.77%) Squid
2 4 (0.31%) Samba
3 3 (0.23%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (0.77%) Puppet
2 7 (0.54%) Plesk
2 7 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.15%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (0.15%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.077%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.077%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 292 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 88 (6.75%) Oracle
3 85 (6.52%) Zend
4 50 (3.84%) Adobe
5 37 (2.84%) JBoss
6 31 (2.38%) AccuRev
7 26 (2.00%) Google
8 24 (1.84%) Sitecore
9 21 (1.61%) Facebook
10 15 (1.15%) Apple
11 14 (1.07%) Twitter
12 11 (0.84%) IBM
12 11 (0.84%) Metastorm
13 10 (0.77%) Cognos
14 9 (0.69%) Sencha
15 8 (0.61%) Business Objects
15 8 (0.61%) Lotus
16 7 (0.54%) EPiServer
16 7 (0.54%) Sage
16 7 (0.54%) Cisco
Worcestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Midlands
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + pension, parking
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Health Care + Pension + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago