The table below looks at the statistics 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 925 730 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.80% 13.52% 13.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.42% 27.80% 29.23%
Number of salaries quoted 841 630 713
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £45,000 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
JavaScript
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2768 2626 2638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.27% 48.63% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2264 2338
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2015.

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 2015. 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 +6 258 £36,000 +2.85% 37
Warwickshire +6 202 £35,000 - 25
Coventry +4 126 £35,000 -6.66% 14
Staffordshire -2 108 £35,000 +1.44% 26
Worcestershire -1 80 £35,000 +7.69% 10
Solihull +11 55 £35,000 -3.44% 11
Wolverhampton -5 24 £32,500 +12.06% 6
Shropshire -1 13 £25,000 +42.85% 5
Herefordshire -6 7 £52,500 +66.66% 2
Walsall +5 6 £50,000 +29.87%
Halesowen - 4 £27,500 - 2
Sutton Coldfield 0 2 £32,500 +16.07% 3
Dudley - 2 £38,750 -
West Bromwich +2 1 - -
Bilston - 1 £28,000 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £40,000 -
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1547 (84.91%) HTML
2 1331 (73.05%) CSS
3 1037 (56.92%) .NET
4 970 (53.24%) C#
5 877 (48.13%) jQuery
6 784 (43.03%) ASP.NET
7 697 (38.25%) SQL Server
8 692 (37.98%) MVC
9 665 (36.50%) SQL
10 565 (31.01%) HTML5
11 544 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
12 467 (25.63%) Microsoft
13 463 (25.41%) PHP
14 391 (21.46%) MySQL
15 375 (20.58%) CSS3
16 306 (16.79%) OO
17 304 (16.68%) Web Development
18 300 (16.47%) Web Services
19 287 (15.75%) XML
20 281 (15.42%) AngularJS
21 279 (15.31%) Degree
22 275 (15.09%) VB.NET
23 245 (13.45%) ASP.NET MVC
24 244 (13.39%) Git (software)
25 242 (13.28%) T-SQL
26 239 (13.12%) WCF
27 232 (12.73%) E-Commerce
28 225 (12.35%) TDD
29 221 (12.13%) Visual Studio
30 217 (11.91%) .NET Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 136 (7.46%) CMS
2 112 (6.15%) SharePoint
3 97 (5.32%) Node.js
4 84 (4.61%) Apache
5 83 (4.56%) IIS
6 79 (4.34%) WordPress
7 43 (2.36%) JBoss
8 38 (2.09%) Tomcat
8 38 (2.09%) WebSphere
9 37 (2.03%) WebLogic
10 25 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
11 24 (1.32%) Umbraco
12 18 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
14 11 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
15 10 (0.55%) nginx
15 10 (0.55%) Drupal
16 9 (0.49%) Joomla!
17 8 (0.44%) DNN
17 8 (0.44%) GlassFish
Applications
1 157 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 84 (4.61%) Photoshop
3 22 (1.21%) MS Office
4 18 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.38%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.22%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.055%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.055%) GIMP
10 1 (0.055%) SPSS
10 1 (0.055%) MS Project
10 1 (0.055%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 29 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.54%) Magento
3 5 (0.27%) Cordys
4 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.11%) Odoo
6 1 (0.055%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.055%) Tridion
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.055%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.055%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 79 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (3.13%) SaaS
4 31 (1.70%) Heroku
5 30 (1.65%) GitHub
6 25 (1.37%) Google Analytics
7 21 (1.15%) PaaS
8 18 (0.99%) Office 365
9 8 (0.44%) IaaS
10 6 (0.33%) Rackspace Cloud
11 4 (0.22%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.22%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.11%) Silverpop
12 2 (0.11%) Trello
13 1 (0.055%) Sage Pay
13 1 (0.055%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 61 (3.35%) Internet
2 24 (1.32%) HTTP
3 11 (0.60%) DNS
3 11 (0.60%) SSL
4 10 (0.55%) Intranet
5 9 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.44%) Kerberos
7 7 (0.38%) VoIP
8 3 (0.16%) SAN
9 2 (0.11%) Firewall
9 2 (0.11%) 4G
9 2 (0.11%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.055%) Modbus
10 1 (0.055%) Extranet
10 1 (0.055%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.055%) DHCP
10 1 (0.055%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 697 (38.25%) SQL Server
2 391 (21.46%) MySQL
3 126 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 86 (4.72%) Relational Database
5 73 (4.01%) MongoDB
6 69 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 68 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 44 (2.41%) NoSQL
9 43 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 28 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 27 (1.48%) RDBMS
12 17 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
13 16 (0.88%) Big Data
13 16 (0.88%) Oracle Database
14 13 (0.71%) SQLite
14 13 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
15 12 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 244 (13.39%) Git (software)
2 221 (12.13%) Visual Studio
3 134 (7.35%) Subversion
4 101 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 51 (2.80%) Ant
6 49 (2.69%) JIRA
7 45 (2.47%) Selenium
8 32 (1.76%) Jenkins
9 30 (1.65%) Maven
9 30 (1.65%) JUnit
10 19 (1.04%) PHPUnit
11 18 (0.99%) Hudson
12 15 (0.82%) NUnit
13 14 (0.77%) Jasmine
13 14 (0.77%) Gradle
14 12 (0.66%) TeamCity
14 12 (0.66%) Eclipse
15 11 (0.60%) AccuRev
15 11 (0.60%) Grunt
16 10 (0.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 136 (7.46%) Finance
2 94 (5.16%) Marketing
3 72 (3.95%) Games
4 56 (3.07%) Retail
5 50 (2.74%) Advertising
6 30 (1.65%) Back Office
7 26 (1.43%) Automotive
8 17 (0.93%) Law
8 17 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 13 (0.71%) Telecoms
10 11 (0.60%) Local Government
11 6 (0.33%) Legal
12 5 (0.27%) Banking
13 4 (0.22%) Publishing
13 4 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.16%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.11%) Electronics
16 1 (0.055%) Front Office
16 1 (0.055%) Mandarin Language
16 1 (0.055%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1502 (82.44%) Developer
2 410 (22.50%) .NET Developer
3 339 (18.61%) Web Developer
4 276 (15.15%) C# Developer
5 231 (12.68%) PHP Developer
6 216 (11.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 214 (11.75%) Software Developer
8 165 (9.06%) Senior Developer
9 155 (8.51%) ASP.NET Developer
10 142 (7.79%) Front-End Developer
11 137 (7.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 125 (6.86%) Junior
13 116 (6.37%) Junior Developer
14 103 (5.65%) Graduate
15 81 (4.45%) PHP Web Developer
16 80 (4.39%) Software Engineer
17 67 (3.68%) Graduate Developer
18 66 (3.62%) Java Developer
18 66 (3.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
19 65 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1547 (84.91%) HTML
2 1331 (73.05%) CSS
3 1037 (56.92%) .NET
4 877 (48.13%) jQuery
5 784 (43.03%) ASP.NET
6 565 (31.01%) HTML5
7 375 (20.58%) CSS3
8 300 (16.47%) Web Services
9 287 (15.75%) XML
10 281 (15.42%) AngularJS
11 245 (13.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 239 (13.12%) WCF
13 217 (11.91%) .NET Framework
14 186 (10.21%) Ajax
15 158 (8.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 142 (7.79%) KnockoutJS
17 139 (7.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 109 (5.98%) JSON
19 99 (5.43%) WPF
20 78 (4.28%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 173 (9.50%) Computer Science
2 150 (8.23%) User Experience
3 89 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 59 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (2.47%) W3C
6 37 (2.03%) Client/Server
7 35 (1.92%) N-Tier
8 24 (1.32%) Mathematics
9 22 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (1.15%) NHS
11 18 (0.99%) iPhone
12 17 (0.93%) New Media
13 14 (0.77%) Social Media
14 13 (0.71%) iPad
15 11 (0.60%) Thin Client
15 11 (0.60%) Fat Client
16 9 (0.49%) Learning Management System
17 8 (0.44%) Algorithms
17 8 (0.44%) Web 2.0
17 8 (0.44%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 196 (10.76%) Windows
2 184 (10.10%) Linux
3 81 (4.45%) Android
4 69 (3.79%) Apple iOS
5 55 (3.02%) UNIX
6 24 (1.32%) Windows 8
7 20 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (0.88%) Ubuntu
9 10 (0.55%) Solaris
10 7 (0.38%) HPUX
11 6 (0.33%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.22%) CentOS
12 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.16%) Debian
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.055%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.055%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 692 (37.98%) MVC
2 544 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
3 306 (16.79%) OO
4 304 (16.68%) Web Development
5 232 (12.73%) E-Commerce
6 225 (12.35%) TDD
7 193 (10.59%) Software Engineering
8 184 (10.10%) OOP
9 166 (9.11%) Scrum
10 118 (6.48%) Unit Testing
11 113 (6.20%) SDLC
12 106 (5.82%) SOA
13 101 (5.54%) Mentoring
14 98 (5.38%) Responsive Web Design
15 95 (5.21%) Project Management
16 86 (4.72%) Mobile Development
17 76 (4.17%) CRM
18 75 (4.12%) Open Source
19 74 (4.06%) Continuous Integration
20 59 (3.24%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 970 (53.24%) C#
2 665 (36.50%) SQL
3 463 (25.41%) PHP
4 275 (15.09%) VB.NET
5 242 (13.28%) T-SQL
6 215 (11.80%) Java
7 101 (5.54%) VB
8 79 (4.34%) C++
9 64 (3.51%) Python
10 54 (2.96%) PHP5
11 41 (2.25%) Ruby
12 40 (2.20%) PL/SQL
13 37 (2.03%) VBScript
14 36 (1.98%) C
14 36 (1.98%) PowerShell
15 31 (1.70%) VB6
16 18 (0.99%) Perl
17 17 (0.93%) Objective-C
18 11 (0.60%) ActionScript
19 10 (0.55%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 279 (15.31%) Degree
2 63 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (1.04%) ISEB
4 18 (0.99%) ISTQB
5 16 (0.88%) MCSD
6 15 (0.82%) MCP
7 11 (0.60%) MCAD
7 11 (0.60%) MCTS
8 8 (0.44%) Security Cleared
9 6 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.22%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.16%) HND
12 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.11%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.11%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.055%) MCPD
13 1 (0.055%) EnCE
13 1 (0.055%) CCA
13 1 (0.055%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.25%) QA
2 4 (0.22%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.22%) WCAG
3 1 (0.055%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.33%) Docker
4 4 (0.22%) Varnish
5 1 (0.055%) Samba
5 1 (0.055%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (0.44%) Puppet
1 8 (0.44%) cPanel
2 4 (0.22%) Rundeck
2 4 (0.22%) SELinux
3 3 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.11%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.055%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.055%) Plesk
Vendors
1 467 (25.63%) Microsoft
2 136 (7.46%) Oracle
3 87 (4.77%) Zend
4 60 (3.29%) Adobe
5 47 (2.58%) Google
6 40 (2.20%) Apple
7 25 (1.37%) Rackspace
8 23 (1.26%) Xamarin
8 23 (1.26%) IBM
9 22 (1.21%) Telerik
9 22 (1.21%) Twitter
10 19 (1.04%) VMware
11 14 (0.77%) Sitecore
12 13 (0.71%) Metastorm
12 13 (0.71%) Red Hat
13 11 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (0.55%) BEA
14 10 (0.55%) Facebook
15 9 (0.49%) GUPTA
16 8 (0.44%) Citrix
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days hol etc
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £500000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £29,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 450k per year + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Talent International - Configit
Salary: bonus, Pension, free lunches
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, Benefits, travel expenses
Posted: 2 days ago