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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 779 490 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.92% 11.97% 15.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.32% 24.60% 32.42%
Number of salaries quoted 714 413 684
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £46,000
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
2410 1992 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.24% 48.68% 48.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2128 1678 1973
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +7 269 £36,500 +4.28% 43
Warwickshire +10 170 £42,000 +10.52% 25
Staffordshire -9 76 £37,500 +7.14% 31
Coventry -12 53 £37,000 -1.33% 15
Solihull +14 51 £35,000 - 16
Worcestershire +1 49 £32,500 +16.07% 9
Shropshire +6 21 £31,500 -33.68% 2
Herefordshire - 19 £30,000 - 1
Wolverhampton -8 9 £35,000 -9.09% 3
Walsall -10 7 £37,500 +12.78% 4
West Bromwich +7 6 £26,000 -22.38% 2
Halesowen 0 3 £37,500 +11.94%
Sutton Coldfield -4 3 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Dudley - 3 £36,500 - 1
Brierley Hill - 2 £25,000 - 1
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1354 (81.57%) HTML
2 1197 (72.11%) CSS
3 966 (58.19%) .NET
4 867 (52.23%) C#
5 852 (51.33%) jQuery
6 726 (43.73%) ASP.NET
7 689 (41.51%) MVC
8 661 (39.82%) SQL Server
9 631 (38.01%) SQL
10 620 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
11 539 (32.47%) HTML5
12 485 (29.22%) PHP
13 372 (22.41%) Microsoft
14 370 (22.29%) CSS3
15 344 (20.72%) OO
16 312 (18.80%) VB.NET
17 306 (18.43%) Ajax
18 301 (18.13%) MySQL
19 279 (16.81%) .NET Framework
20 266 (16.02%) XML
21 246 (14.82%) TDD
22 228 (13.73%) Web Services
23 218 (13.13%) Windows
24 217 (13.07%) T-SQL
25 214 (12.89%) Scrum
25 214 (12.89%) Degree
26 203 (12.23%) Web Development
27 198 (11.93%) Java
28 194 (11.69%) Software Engineering
29 192 (11.57%) ASP.NET MVC

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 142 (8.55%) CMS
2 126 (7.59%) SharePoint
3 97 (5.84%) WordPress
4 78 (4.70%) IIS
5 76 (4.58%) Node.js
6 64 (3.86%) BizTalk Server
7 56 (3.37%) Apache
8 54 (3.25%) Drupal
9 49 (2.95%) JBoss
10 43 (2.59%) Tomcat
11 39 (2.35%) Umbraco
12 34 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
13 33 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
14 24 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
15 23 (1.39%) WebLogic
16 20 (1.20%) GlassFish
17 19 (1.14%) Joomla!
18 15 (0.90%) WebSphere
19 13 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
20 9 (0.54%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 140 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 71 (4.28%) Photoshop
3 32 (1.93%) MS Office
4 18 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.60%) MS Project
7 8 (0.48%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.18%) SPSS
10 3 (0.18%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.12%) InDesign
11 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.12%) GIMP
12 1 (0.060%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 84 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (1.87%) Magento
3 12 (0.72%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 7 (0.42%) Line 500
5 6 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.24%) Enfinity
7 1 (0.060%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.060%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.060%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 67 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (2.29%) SaaS
2 38 (2.29%) GitHub
3 34 (2.05%) Office 365
4 16 (0.96%) Heroku
5 13 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.42%) PaaS
7 4 (0.24%) Trello
7 4 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (0.18%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.18%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.060%) Force.com
10 1 (0.060%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.81%) Internet
2 29 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 18 (1.08%) HTTP
4 12 (0.72%) WAN
4 12 (0.72%) LAN
5 11 (0.66%) Intranet
6 8 (0.48%) BIG-IP
7 6 (0.36%) DNS
8 4 (0.24%) SSL
8 4 (0.24%) VoIP
8 4 (0.24%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.24%) Extranet
8 4 (0.24%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.18%) 4G
10 1 (0.060%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.060%) GPRS
10 1 (0.060%) GSM
10 1 (0.060%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 661 (39.82%) SQL Server
2 301 (18.13%) MySQL
3 172 (10.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 94 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 88 (5.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 87 (5.24%) Relational Database
7 39 (2.35%) MongoDB
8 34 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 33 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 27 (1.63%) RDBMS
11 20 (1.20%) NoSQL
12 16 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (0.90%) DB2
13 15 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
14 13 (0.78%) Big Data
15 12 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
16 11 (0.66%) Redis
16 11 (0.66%) Oracle Database
17 10 (0.60%) RavenDB
18 8 (0.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 187 (11.27%) Git (software)
2 184 (11.08%) Visual Studio
3 99 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 99 (5.96%) Subversion
4 61 (3.67%) JIRA
5 54 (3.25%) Selenium
6 38 (2.29%) Jenkins
7 36 (2.17%) Ant
8 35 (2.11%) JUnit
9 30 (1.81%) ReSharper
10 28 (1.69%) Hudson
11 27 (1.63%) NUnit
12 25 (1.51%) Eclipse
13 19 (1.14%) JMeter
13 19 (1.14%) Maven
13 19 (1.14%) WebDriver
14 18 (1.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 17 (1.02%) Grunt
16 15 (0.90%) Mercurial
17 14 (0.84%) PHPUnit
General
1 93 (5.60%) Finance
2 85 (5.12%) Marketing
3 75 (4.52%) Retail
4 39 (2.35%) Advertising
5 35 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 30 (1.81%) Back Office
7 29 (1.75%) Games
8 21 (1.27%) Automotive
9 10 (0.60%) Local Government
10 9 (0.54%) Law
10 9 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.36%) Banking
11 6 (0.36%) Publishing
12 2 (0.12%) Billing
12 2 (0.12%) Legal
12 2 (0.12%) Electronics
12 2 (0.12%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.060%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.060%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1401 (84.40%) Developer
2 451 (27.17%) .NET Developer
3 306 (18.43%) Web Developer
4 283 (17.05%) C# Developer
5 240 (14.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 225 (13.55%) Senior Developer
7 213 (12.83%) PHP Developer
8 194 (11.69%) Software Developer
9 183 (11.02%) ASP.NET Developer
10 143 (8.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 129 (7.77%) Junior
12 121 (7.29%) Front-End Developer
13 117 (7.05%) Junior Developer
14 74 (4.46%) .NET Web Developer
15 70 (4.22%) Senior .NET Developer
16 61 (3.67%) Java Developer
17 58 (3.49%) Lead Developer
18 56 (3.37%) Graduate
18 56 (3.37%) C# Web Developer
18 56 (3.37%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1354 (81.57%) HTML
2 1197 (72.11%) CSS
3 966 (58.19%) .NET
4 852 (51.33%) jQuery
5 726 (43.73%) ASP.NET
6 539 (32.47%) HTML5
7 370 (22.29%) CSS3
8 306 (18.43%) Ajax
9 279 (16.81%) .NET Framework
10 266 (16.02%) XML
11 228 (13.73%) Web Services
12 192 (11.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 184 (11.08%) AngularJS
14 171 (10.30%) KnockoutJS
15 164 (9.88%) JSON
16 154 (9.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 146 (8.80%) WCF
18 106 (6.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 105 (6.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 91 (5.48%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 138 (8.31%) User Experience
2 81 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 80 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 76 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (3.01%) Open Source
6 37 (2.23%) N-Tier
6 37 (2.23%) W3C
7 29 (1.75%) Client/Server
8 26 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (1.45%) New Media
10 22 (1.33%) iPhone
11 16 (0.96%) Mathematics
12 15 (0.90%) NHS
13 14 (0.84%) Smartcard
13 14 (0.84%) Social Media
14 13 (0.78%) Management Information System
15 9 (0.54%) Blackberry
16 8 (0.48%) Blog
16 8 (0.48%) Smartphone
16 8 (0.48%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 218 (13.13%) Windows
2 163 (9.82%) Linux
3 99 (5.96%) Android
4 73 (4.40%) Apple iOS
5 57 (3.43%) UNIX
6 20 (1.20%) Windows 8
7 12 (0.72%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.30%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.18%) CentOS
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.12%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.12%) Solaris
12 1 (0.060%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.060%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 689 (41.51%) MVC
2 620 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
3 344 (20.72%) OO
4 246 (14.82%) TDD
5 214 (12.89%) Scrum
6 203 (12.23%) Web Development
7 194 (11.69%) Software Engineering
8 154 (9.28%) Responsive Web Design
9 148 (8.92%) E-Commerce
10 145 (8.73%) OOP
11 131 (7.89%) CRM
12 108 (6.51%) Unit Testing
13 105 (6.33%) Mentoring
14 90 (5.42%) OO PHP
15 83 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
16 79 (4.76%) Project Management
17 77 (4.64%) SOA
18 58 (3.49%) BDD
19 57 (3.43%) SEO
20 52 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 867 (52.23%) C#
2 631 (38.01%) SQL
3 485 (29.22%) PHP
4 312 (18.80%) VB.NET
5 217 (13.07%) T-SQL
6 198 (11.93%) Java
7 95 (5.72%) VB
8 77 (4.64%) PHP5
9 46 (2.77%) C++
10 39 (2.35%) Python
11 37 (2.23%) ActionScript
12 34 (2.05%) Ruby
13 32 (1.93%) PL/SQL
14 30 (1.81%) VBA
15 29 (1.75%) XAML
16 28 (1.69%) ActionScript 3.0
17 27 (1.63%) Groovy
18 25 (1.51%) VB6
18 25 (1.51%) C
19 23 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 214 (12.89%) Degree
2 77 (4.64%) VCP4
3 67 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (2.41%) MCSD
5 33 (1.99%) MCP
6 30 (1.81%) MCAD
6 30 (1.81%) MCTS
6 30 (1.81%) Security Cleared
7 22 (1.33%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.48%) HND
9 5 (0.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 4 (0.24%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.12%) Linux+ Certification
11 2 (0.12%) MCPD
11 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.060%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.060%) ISEB
12 1 (0.060%) HNC
12 1 (0.060%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.060%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (1.69%) QA
2 9 (0.54%) SLA
3 3 (0.18%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.66%) Docker
3 8 (0.48%) vSphere
3 8 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.30%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (0.90%) Puppet
2 11 (0.66%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.18%) SELinux
4 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.060%) Ansible
Vendors
1 372 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 101 (6.08%) Oracle
3 88 (5.30%) Zend
4 50 (3.01%) Adobe
5 32 (1.93%) Google
6 28 (1.69%) Twitter
7 27 (1.63%) Sitecore
8 24 (1.45%) VMware
9 17 (1.02%) Appcelerator
10 13 (0.78%) Telerik
11 12 (0.72%) IBM
12 10 (0.60%) Sybase
12 10 (0.60%) Sage
12 10 (0.60%) New Relic
13 9 (0.54%) Sencha
13 9 (0.54%) Citrix
14 8 (0.48%) Apple
14 8 (0.48%) EPiServer
14 8 (0.48%) Altova
14 8 (0.48%) BT
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, global clients
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £300000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: 26,000 to £42,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent package & training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £37500.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38500 per annum + Fantastic holidays + Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, lifecare, 25 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday