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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 889 602 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.85% 11.73% 14.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.10% 23.83% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 799 514 675
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
2607 2526 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.42% 49.22% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2189 2164
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +2 255 £35,000 +2.18% 51
Warwickshire +9 195 £37,500 - 34
Staffordshire 0 103 £35,500 -1.38% 25
Coventry +2 96 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Worcestershire +4 68 £35,000 +12.90% 15
Solihull +21 59 £35,000 - 11
Wolverhampton +10 17 £33,750 -3.57% 2
Herefordshire +1 8 £41,250 +35.24% 3
Walsall +4 6 £31,250 +4.16%
Shropshire -13 6 £34,000 -10.52% 1
Sutton Coldfield +1 5 £37,500 -1.31% 1
West Bromwich - 4 £26,000 -
Dudley - 3 £42,500 - 1
Bilston - 2 £28,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £30,000 -
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1386 (82.21%) HTML
2 1208 (71.65%) CSS
3 967 (57.35%) .NET
4 907 (53.80%) C#
5 859 (50.95%) jQuery
6 714 (42.35%) ASP.NET
7 674 (39.98%) SQL Server
8 657 (38.97%) SQL
9 653 (38.73%) MVC
10 542 (32.15%) Agile Software Development
11 524 (31.08%) HTML5
12 466 (27.64%) PHP
13 417 (24.73%) Microsoft
14 349 (20.70%) MySQL
15 339 (20.11%) CSS3
16 308 (18.27%) OO
17 283 (16.79%) VB.NET
18 260 (15.42%) Web Development
19 253 (15.01%) XML
20 250 (14.83%) Degree
21 240 (14.23%) Web Services
22 234 (13.88%) .NET Framework
23 224 (13.29%) Ajax
24 221 (13.11%) TDD
25 217 (12.87%) Java
26 215 (12.75%) Windows
27 214 (12.69%) Git (software)
28 211 (12.51%) ASP.NET MVC
29 209 (12.40%) T-SQL
30 208 (12.34%) AngularJS

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 120 (7.12%) CMS
2 109 (6.47%) SharePoint
3 89 (5.28%) Node.js
4 80 (4.74%) IIS
5 79 (4.69%) Apache
6 77 (4.57%) WordPress
7 48 (2.85%) Tomcat
8 44 (2.61%) JBoss
9 37 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
10 34 (2.02%) Umbraco
11 31 (1.84%) Drupal
12 25 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
13 22 (1.30%) WebSphere
13 22 (1.30%) WebLogic
14 20 (1.19%) Joomla!
15 19 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
16 17 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
17 16 (0.95%) GlassFish
18 13 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
19 10 (0.59%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 128 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 72 (4.27%) Photoshop
3 29 (1.72%) MS Office
4 28 (1.66%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.42%) Fireworks
7 6 (0.36%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.24%) MS Project
8 4 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.12%) GIMP
9 2 (0.12%) InDesign
10 1 (0.059%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 47 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (1.72%) Magento
3 8 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.30%) Cordys
5 2 (0.12%) Odoo
6 1 (0.059%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.059%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.059%) Tridion
6 1 (0.059%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 66 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (2.55%) SaaS
4 27 (1.60%) GitHub
5 25 (1.48%) Google Analytics
6 24 (1.42%) Office 365
7 19 (1.13%) Heroku
8 9 (0.53%) PaaS
9 6 (0.36%) Trello
10 4 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
10 4 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.24%) CloudFront
10 4 (0.24%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.12%) Silverpop
11 2 (0.12%) IaaS
12 1 (0.059%) Sage Pay
12 1 (0.059%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 49 (2.91%) Internet
2 31 (1.84%) HTTP
3 30 (1.78%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.65%) WAN
4 11 (0.65%) SSL
4 11 (0.65%) LAN
5 8 (0.47%) DNS
6 7 (0.42%) VoIP
6 7 (0.42%) Intranet
7 6 (0.36%) NetScaler
7 6 (0.36%) Kerberos
7 6 (0.36%) BIG-IP
8 3 (0.18%) Extranet
8 3 (0.18%) 4G
9 2 (0.12%) SAN
9 2 (0.12%) Firewall
10 1 (0.059%) GPRS
10 1 (0.059%) CTI
10 1 (0.059%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 674 (39.98%) SQL Server
2 349 (20.70%) MySQL
3 158 (9.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 96 (5.69%) Relational Database
5 80 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 80 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 54 (3.20%) MongoDB
7 50 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 33 (1.96%) NoSQL
9 31 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 29 (1.72%) RDBMS
11 18 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
12 16 (0.95%) Oracle Database
13 14 (0.83%) Redis
13 14 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (0.71%) RavenDB
15 12 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
16 11 (0.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 214 (12.69%) Git (software)
2 198 (11.74%) Visual Studio
3 117 (6.94%) Subversion
4 73 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 51 (3.02%) Ant
6 50 (2.97%) JIRA
7 41 (2.43%) Maven
8 40 (2.37%) Selenium
9 37 (2.19%) Jenkins
10 36 (2.14%) JUnit
11 25 (1.48%) Hudson
12 18 (1.07%) NUnit
13 16 (0.95%) Eclipse
14 15 (0.89%) Mercurial
15 14 (0.83%) Gradle
16 13 (0.77%) PHPUnit
17 12 (0.71%) AccuRev
18 11 (0.65%) Jasmine
19 10 (0.59%) Grunt
19 10 (0.59%) Bower
General
1 96 (5.69%) Finance
2 92 (5.46%) Marketing
3 54 (3.20%) Retail
4 53 (3.14%) Games
5 42 (2.49%) Advertising
6 33 (1.96%) Back Office
7 19 (1.13%) Automotive
8 17 (1.01%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.01%) Law
9 12 (0.71%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.59%) Local Government
11 6 (0.36%) Legal
12 4 (0.24%) Publishing
13 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.12%) Electronics
13 2 (0.12%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1408 (83.51%) Developer
2 406 (24.08%) .NET Developer
3 269 (15.95%) C# Developer
4 267 (15.84%) Web Developer
5 217 (12.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 212 (12.57%) PHP Developer
7 208 (12.34%) Software Developer
8 187 (11.09%) Senior Developer
9 154 (9.13%) ASP.NET Developer
10 133 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
11 129 (7.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 114 (6.76%) Junior
13 102 (6.05%) Junior Developer
14 87 (5.16%) Graduate
15 72 (4.27%) Java Developer
16 68 (4.03%) Senior .NET Developer
17 66 (3.91%) Graduate Developer
18 65 (3.86%) .NET Software Developer
19 64 (3.80%) Lead Developer
20 60 (3.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1386 (82.21%) HTML
2 1208 (71.65%) CSS
3 967 (57.35%) .NET
4 859 (50.95%) jQuery
5 714 (42.35%) ASP.NET
6 524 (31.08%) HTML5
7 339 (20.11%) CSS3
8 253 (15.01%) XML
9 240 (14.23%) Web Services
10 234 (13.88%) .NET Framework
11 224 (13.29%) Ajax
12 211 (12.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 208 (12.34%) AngularJS
14 196 (11.63%) WCF
15 147 (8.72%) KnockoutJS
16 146 (8.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 127 (7.53%) JSON
18 105 (6.23%) Entity Framework
19 103 (6.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 88 (5.22%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 153 (9.07%) User Experience
2 128 (7.59%) Computer Science
3 89 (5.28%) Mobile App
4 72 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (3.56%) Open Source
6 42 (2.49%) W3C
7 40 (2.37%) Client/Server
8 27 (1.60%) N-Tier
9 22 (1.30%) New Media
9 22 (1.30%) NHS
10 20 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (1.07%) iPhone
12 14 (0.83%) Mathematics
13 10 (0.59%) Social Media
14 9 (0.53%) Web 2.0
15 8 (0.47%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.47%) Learning Management System
15 8 (0.47%) Blog
16 7 (0.42%) Graphic Design
16 7 (0.42%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 215 (12.75%) Windows
2 178 (10.56%) Linux
3 83 (4.92%) Android
4 64 (3.80%) Apple iOS
5 59 (3.50%) UNIX
6 16 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (0.71%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.53%) Solaris
9 8 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.47%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.42%) HPUX
10 7 (0.42%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.24%) CentOS
13 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.12%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.059%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.059%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 653 (38.73%) MVC
2 542 (32.15%) Agile Software Development
3 308 (18.27%) OO
4 260 (15.42%) Web Development
5 221 (13.11%) TDD
6 189 (11.21%) E-Commerce
7 176 (10.44%) Software Engineering
8 172 (10.20%) Scrum
9 132 (7.83%) OOP
10 107 (6.35%) Project Management
11 106 (6.29%) Unit Testing
12 103 (6.11%) Mobile Development
13 100 (5.93%) Mentoring
14 94 (5.58%) Responsive Web Design
15 93 (5.52%) CRM
16 92 (5.46%) SOA
17 77 (4.57%) Continuous Integration
18 66 (3.91%) Web Application Development
19 64 (3.80%) OO PHP
20 63 (3.74%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 907 (53.80%) C#
2 657 (38.97%) SQL
3 466 (27.64%) PHP
4 283 (16.79%) VB.NET
5 217 (12.87%) Java
6 209 (12.40%) T-SQL
7 97 (5.75%) VB
8 62 (3.68%) C++
9 54 (3.20%) Python
9 54 (3.20%) PHP5
10 44 (2.61%) PL/SQL
11 40 (2.37%) C
12 38 (2.25%) Ruby
12 38 (2.25%) VBScript
13 32 (1.90%) VB6
14 31 (1.84%) PowerShell
15 28 (1.66%) Perl
16 25 (1.48%) ActionScript
17 21 (1.25%) ActionScript 3.0
18 16 (0.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 250 (14.83%) Degree
2 47 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (1.19%) MCP
3 20 (1.19%) MCSD
4 19 (1.13%) MCAD
4 19 (1.13%) MCTS
5 7 (0.42%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.36%) HND
7 5 (0.30%) ISEB
8 4 (0.24%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.18%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.12%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.12%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.12%) Linux+ Certification
11 1 (0.059%) MCPD
11 1 (0.059%) EnCE
11 1 (0.059%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (1.72%) QA
2 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.24%) WCAG
3 2 (0.12%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (0.83%) Docker
3 6 (0.36%) vSphere
3 6 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.24%) Varnish
5 1 (0.059%) Samba
Systems Management
1 16 (0.95%) Puppet
2 11 (0.65%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.24%) SELinux
4 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.059%) cPanel
5 1 (0.059%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.059%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.059%) Plesk
Vendors
1 417 (24.73%) Microsoft
2 122 (7.24%) Oracle
3 81 (4.80%) Zend
4 62 (3.68%) Adobe
5 51 (3.02%) Google
6 26 (1.54%) VMware
7 23 (1.36%) Twitter
8 21 (1.25%) Telerik
9 20 (1.19%) Sitecore
10 14 (0.83%) Apple
11 13 (0.77%) Red Hat
12 12 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (0.65%) New Relic
14 10 (0.59%) IBM
14 10 (0.59%) Business Objects
15 9 (0.53%) Citrix
15 9 (0.53%) Metastorm
15 9 (0.53%) Xamarin
16 8 (0.47%) DevExpress
16 8 (0.47%) EPiServer
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £38,000 to £38,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent package + Training!
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits - shares etc
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits + training!
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday