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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 11 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 723 771 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.46% 13.88% 12.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.54% 29.20% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 624 713 587
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £25,000 £24,650
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
2625 2640 2590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.87% 47.52% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 2333 2289
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,900
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 25 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 25 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 -2 189 £35,000 -7.89% 33
Staffordshire +1 130 £34,500 -1.42% 16
Warwickshire -7 105 £35,000 +11.11% 23
Worcestershire +4 78 £30,250 -14.18% 6
Coventry -4 68 £37,500 +14.50% 4
Solihull -3 42 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Wolverhampton +5 33 £29,000 +5.45% 3
Herefordshire +3 10 £31,500 -30.00% 3
Shropshire +1 10 £17,500 -50.00%
West Bromwich - 2 £35,000 -
Sutton Coldfield -3 1 £28,000 -6.66% 3
Walsall -5 1 £38,500 +30.50% 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 1087 (84.33%) HTML
2 990 (76.80%) CSS
3 707 (54.85%) .NET
4 576 (44.69%) C#
5 564 (43.75%) jQuery
6 530 (41.12%) SQL Server
7 528 (40.96%) ASP.NET
8 447 (34.68%) SQL
9 375 (29.09%) MVC
9 375 (29.09%) HTML5
10 340 (26.38%) PHP
11 286 (22.19%) Microsoft
12 280 (21.72%) XML
13 278 (21.57%) CSS3
14 271 (21.02%) MySQL
15 255 (19.78%) Ajax
16 223 (17.30%) VB.NET
17 206 (15.98%) Web Development
18 201 (15.59%) Web Services
19 191 (14.82%) Agile Software Development
20 188 (14.58%) OO
21 171 (13.27%) Degree
22 153 (11.87%) Java
23 144 (11.17%) Unit Testing
24 143 (11.09%) .NET Framework
25 140 (10.86%) Visual Studio
26 138 (10.71%) CMS
27 133 (10.32%) TDD
28 128 (9.93%) Software Engineering
29 126 (9.78%) Windows

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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
1 138 (10.71%) CMS
2 112 (8.69%) SharePoint
3 104 (8.07%) WordPress
4 71 (5.51%) Apache
5 63 (4.89%) Node.js
6 48 (3.72%) Tomcat
7 47 (3.65%) IIS
8 38 (2.95%) Drupal
9 36 (2.79%) Umbraco
10 25 (1.94%) Joomla!
11 17 (1.32%) GlassFish
11 17 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
12 16 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
14 14 (1.09%) WebSphere
15 12 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (0.85%) WebLogic
17 10 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
18 8 (0.62%) IBM Notes
18 8 (0.62%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 110 (8.53%) Photoshop
2 98 (7.60%) MS Excel
3 33 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (1.24%) InfoPath
5 14 (1.09%) MS Office
6 6 (0.47%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.23%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.16%) MS Project
8 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.078%) InDesign
9 1 (0.078%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.078%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 58 (4.50%) Magento
2 44 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (1.16%) WebTrends
4 11 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (0.70%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.62%) e-Work
6 8 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.47%) Line 500
8 4 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.23%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.078%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.078%) SalesLogix
10 1 (0.078%) Tridion
10 1 (0.078%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.078%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.078%) Zen Cart
10 1 (0.078%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.078%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 38 (2.95%) SaaS
2 22 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.16%) GitHub
5 12 (0.93%) Amazon S3
5 12 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
5 12 (0.93%) ElastiCache
6 3 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.16%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.078%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.41%) Internet
2 43 (3.34%) DNS
3 16 (1.24%) SSH
3 16 (1.24%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.09%) DHCP
4 14 (1.09%) HTTP
5 13 (1.01%) Intranet
6 10 (0.78%) SSL
6 10 (0.78%) Extranet
7 8 (0.62%) VoIP
8 4 (0.31%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (0.23%) Firewall
9 3 (0.23%) SMTP
9 3 (0.23%) Broadband
10 2 (0.16%) LDAP
10 2 (0.16%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.078%) Modbus
11 1 (0.078%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 530 (41.12%) SQL Server
2 271 (21.02%) MySQL
3 92 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 73 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 72 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (5.12%) Relational Database
7 46 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
8 44 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 44 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (3.18%) Crystal Reports
10 31 (2.40%) Oracle Database
11 30 (2.33%) RDBMS
12 21 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (1.47%) MongoDB
14 15 (1.16%) JasperReports
15 14 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
16 12 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 11 (0.85%) MS Access
18 9 (0.70%) Data Mining
19 8 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 140 (10.86%) Visual Studio
2 119 (9.23%) Subversion
3 107 (8.30%) Git (software)
4 50 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 41 (3.18%) JIRA
6 31 (2.40%) Eclipse
7 28 (2.17%) Selenium
8 25 (1.94%) Jenkins
9 24 (1.86%) Maven
10 20 (1.55%) Ant
11 17 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
12 14 (1.09%) Cucumber
13 13 (1.01%) Hudson
13 13 (1.01%) FitNesse
14 11 (0.85%) PhoneGap
14 11 (0.85%) ReSharper
15 10 (0.78%) NUnit
15 10 (0.78%) RSpec
15 10 (0.78%) PhantomJS
15 10 (0.78%) Phing
General
1 66 (5.12%) Finance
1 66 (5.12%) Marketing
2 56 (4.34%) Retail
3 47 (3.65%) Automotive
4 45 (3.49%) Games
5 21 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.01%) Advertising
8 12 (0.93%) Banking
9 8 (0.62%) Billing
9 8 (0.62%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.31%) Back Office
11 4 (0.31%) Legal
11 4 (0.31%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.23%) Local Government
13 1 (0.078%) Publishing
13 1 (0.078%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1140 (88.44%) Developer
2 334 (25.91%) .NET Developer
3 270 (20.95%) Web Developer
4 184 (14.27%) Senior Developer
5 170 (13.19%) C# Developer
6 158 (12.26%) PHP Developer
7 133 (10.32%) ASP.NET Developer
8 108 (8.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 98 (7.60%) Software Developer
10 92 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
11 70 (5.43%) Java Developer
12 61 (4.73%) Junior
13 58 (4.50%) Senior .NET Developer
14 57 (4.42%) Programmer
14 57 (4.42%) Junior Developer
15 56 (4.34%) .NET Web Developer
16 52 (4.03%) Applications Developer
17 48 (3.72%) VB.NET Developer
18 46 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 44 (3.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1087 (84.33%) HTML
2 990 (76.80%) CSS
3 707 (54.85%) .NET
4 564 (43.75%) jQuery
5 528 (40.96%) ASP.NET
6 375 (29.09%) HTML5
7 280 (21.72%) XML
8 278 (21.57%) CSS3
9 255 (19.78%) Ajax
10 201 (15.59%) Web Services
11 143 (11.09%) .NET Framework
12 106 (8.22%) WCF
13 95 (7.37%) XSLT
14 94 (7.29%) AngularJS
15 93 (7.21%) XHTML
16 89 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 86 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 80 (6.21%) Backbone.js
19 74 (5.74%) JSON
20 73 (5.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 98 (7.60%) Computer Science
2 79 (6.13%) Mobile App
3 67 (5.20%) Open Source
4 57 (4.42%) N-Tier
5 39 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (2.48%) Social Media
7 19 (1.47%) Mathematics
8 14 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 10 (0.78%) Smartcard
10 9 (0.70%) Blackberry
11 8 (0.62%) Management Information System
11 8 (0.62%) iPhone
12 7 (0.54%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.47%) Smartphone
14 5 (0.39%) W3C
14 5 (0.39%) Xbox
14 5 (0.39%) Internet of Things
15 4 (0.31%) Online Gambling
15 4 (0.31%) Remote Sensing
15 4 (0.31%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 126 (9.78%) Windows
2 124 (9.62%) Linux
3 55 (4.27%) Android
4 42 (3.26%) Apple iOS
5 35 (2.72%) UNIX
6 11 (0.85%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.47%) CentOS
8 6 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.31%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.23%) Debian
11 1 (0.078%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.078%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (29.09%) MVC
2 206 (15.98%) Web Development
3 191 (14.82%) Agile Software Development
4 188 (14.58%) OO
5 144 (11.17%) Unit Testing
6 133 (10.32%) TDD
7 128 (9.93%) Software Engineering
8 119 (9.23%) SEO
9 112 (8.69%) E-Commerce
10 110 (8.53%) OOP
11 94 (7.29%) Scrum
12 71 (5.51%) CRM
13 70 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
14 69 (5.35%) Responsive Web Design
15 63 (4.89%) SOA
16 52 (4.03%) Web Design
17 48 (3.72%) Mobile Application Development
18 39 (3.03%) Content Management
19 36 (2.79%) Document Management
20 32 (2.48%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 576 (44.69%) C#
2 447 (34.68%) SQL
3 340 (26.38%) PHP
4 223 (17.30%) VB.NET
5 153 (11.87%) Java
6 90 (6.98%) VB
7 72 (5.59%) T-SQL
8 65 (5.04%) PHP5
9 49 (3.80%) Python
10 35 (2.72%) VB6
11 32 (2.48%) ActionScript
12 31 (2.40%) C++
13 28 (2.17%) Ruby
14 23 (1.78%) ActionScript 3.0
15 20 (1.55%) Perl
16 17 (1.32%) CoffeeScript
17 16 (1.24%) XAML
17 16 (1.24%) Objective-C
18 12 (0.93%) VBA
19 11 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 171 (13.27%) Degree
2 38 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (1.24%) MCSD
4 14 (1.09%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.62%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.31%) MCTS
6 4 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.31%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.23%) ACSA
7 3 (0.23%) MCSE
7 3 (0.23%) CCNA
7 3 (0.23%) OCP
7 3 (0.23%) CISSP
7 3 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.16%) ISEB
8 2 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.078%) OCA
9 1 (0.078%) CIW
9 1 (0.078%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.078%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.56%) QA
2 18 (1.40%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (0.85%) Squid
2 5 (0.39%) Samba
3 2 (0.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (0.62%) Puppet
2 7 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.54%) Plesk
3 2 (0.16%) Zenoss
3 2 (0.16%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.078%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.078%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 286 (22.19%) Microsoft
2 85 (6.59%) Oracle
3 83 (6.44%) Zend
4 48 (3.72%) Adobe
5 35 (2.72%) JBoss
6 31 (2.40%) AccuRev
7 26 (2.02%) Google
8 23 (1.78%) Sitecore
9 21 (1.63%) Facebook
10 15 (1.16%) Apple
11 13 (1.01%) Twitter
12 11 (0.85%) Metastorm
13 9 (0.70%) IBM
13 9 (0.70%) Business Objects
14 8 (0.62%) Cognos
14 8 (0.62%) Lotus
14 8 (0.62%) Sencha
15 7 (0.54%) Cisco
15 7 (0.54%) Sage
15 7 (0.54%) Telerik
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Worcestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + negotiable depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Circle Recruitment
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
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits and perks
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago