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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 884 759 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.78% 14.06% 14.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.54% 28.59% 30.87%
Number of salaries quoted 822 668 732
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
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
2636 2655 2566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.05% 49.19% 47.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2335 2244 2291
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +6 247 £35,000 -2.77% 62
Warwickshire +3 182 £35,000 - 40
Coventry +6 137 £35,000 -12.50% 13
Staffordshire -3 111 £35,000 - 19
Worcestershire 0 73 £33,750 +12.50% 8
Solihull +7 56 £35,000 +1.44% 9
Wolverhampton -2 25 £32,500 +12.06% 2
Shropshire +6 18 £25,500 -29.65% 6
Walsall +1 6 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Herefordshire 0 5 £40,000 +26.98% 5
Dudley - 5 £45,000 -
Halesowen - 4 £27,000 -
Brierley Hill - 2 £42,500 -
Sutton Coldfield -1 1 £27,500 -1.78% 2
West Bromwich -12 1 £26,500 -24.28%
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1506 (85.13%) HTML
2 1285 (72.64%) CSS
3 968 (54.72%) .NET
4 901 (50.93%) C#
5 819 (46.30%) jQuery
6 721 (40.76%) ASP.NET
7 672 (37.99%) SQL Server
8 669 (37.82%) MVC
9 639 (36.12%) SQL
10 562 (31.77%) HTML5
11 529 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
12 422 (23.86%) PHP
13 411 (23.23%) Microsoft
14 370 (20.92%) MySQL
15 367 (20.75%) CSS3
16 333 (18.82%) AngularJS
17 298 (16.85%) Web Development
18 281 (15.88%) Web Services
19 275 (15.55%) OO
20 273 (15.43%) XML
21 258 (14.58%) Degree
22 246 (13.91%) ASP.NET MVC
23 237 (13.40%) WCF
24 236 (13.34%) VB.NET
25 232 (13.11%) E-Commerce
26 230 (13.00%) T-SQL
27 222 (12.55%) Git (software)
28 220 (12.44%) TDD
29 215 (12.15%) Java
30 212 (11.98%) .NET Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 124 (7.01%) CMS
2 97 (5.48%) SharePoint
3 91 (5.14%) Node.js
4 85 (4.80%) WordPress
5 82 (4.64%) IIS
6 70 (3.96%) Apache
7 46 (2.60%) WebLogic
7 46 (2.60%) WebSphere
8 38 (2.15%) JBoss
9 35 (1.98%) Tomcat
10 16 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
11 14 (0.79%) Umbraco
12 13 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
13 11 (0.62%) Drupal
14 9 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
15 8 (0.45%) Joomla!
15 8 (0.45%) MQSeries
16 7 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
16 7 (0.40%) DNN
17 6 (0.34%) nginx
Applications
1 144 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 93 (5.26%) Photoshop
3 23 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 19 (1.07%) MS Office
5 16 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.40%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.23%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.17%) GIMP
9 3 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.11%) InDesign
11 1 (0.057%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.057%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.057%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (1.47%) Magento
2 17 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.28%) Cordys
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.11%) Odoo
5 1 (0.057%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.057%) Tridion
5 1 (0.057%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.057%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.057%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (3.62%) SaaS
3 50 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (1.98%) GitHub
5 20 (1.13%) PaaS
6 17 (0.96%) Google Analytics
7 15 (0.85%) Heroku
8 13 (0.73%) IaaS
9 12 (0.68%) Office 365
10 4 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.11%) Force.com
12 2 (0.11%) Trello
12 2 (0.11%) Silverpop
13 1 (0.057%) Sage Pay
13 1 (0.057%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.057%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.057%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.057%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.50%) Internet
2 19 (1.07%) HTTP
3 10 (0.57%) Intranet
4 8 (0.45%) Kerberos
4 8 (0.45%) DNS
5 7 (0.40%) SSL
6 6 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.23%) VoIP
7 4 (0.23%) SAN
8 2 (0.11%) Firewall
8 2 (0.11%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.057%) Modbus
9 1 (0.057%) ISDN
9 1 (0.057%) DHCP
9 1 (0.057%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.057%) FTP
9 1 (0.057%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 672 (37.99%) SQL Server
2 370 (20.92%) MySQL
3 93 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 75 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 63 (3.56%) Relational Database
6 58 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 57 (3.22%) MongoDB
8 43 (2.43%) NoSQL
9 34 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 33 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (1.13%) RDBMS
12 19 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
12 19 (1.07%) Big Data
13 17 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 16 (0.90%) Oracle Database
15 15 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
16 13 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
16 13 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (0.73%) SQLite
17 8 (0.45%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 222 (12.55%) Git (software)
2 204 (11.53%) Visual Studio
3 140 (7.91%) Subversion
4 118 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 49 (2.77%) Ant
6 41 (2.32%) JIRA
6 41 (2.32%) Selenium
7 28 (1.58%) Maven
8 27 (1.53%) JUnit
8 27 (1.53%) Jenkins
9 18 (1.02%) TeamCity
10 17 (0.96%) Jasmine
10 17 (0.96%) NUnit
11 16 (0.90%) Hudson
11 16 (0.90%) PHPUnit
12 14 (0.79%) Gradle
13 13 (0.73%) Grunt
13 13 (0.73%) Eclipse
14 12 (0.68%) ReSharper
14 12 (0.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 164 (9.27%) Finance
2 81 (4.58%) Marketing
3 73 (4.13%) Games
4 61 (3.45%) Retail
5 45 (2.54%) Advertising
6 30 (1.70%) Manufacturing
7 24 (1.36%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.24%) Automotive
9 15 (0.85%) Law
9 15 (0.85%) Back Office
10 9 (0.51%) Banking
11 5 (0.28%) Legal
12 4 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.17%) Electronics
13 3 (0.17%) Billing
14 2 (0.11%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.057%) Local Government
15 1 (0.057%) Front Office
15 1 (0.057%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.057%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1445 (81.68%) Developer
2 375 (21.20%) .NET Developer
3 363 (20.52%) Web Developer
4 261 (14.75%) C# Developer
5 216 (12.21%) Software Developer
6 212 (11.98%) PHP Developer
7 196 (11.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 152 (8.59%) Senior Developer
9 144 (8.14%) Front-End Developer
10 119 (6.73%) ASP.NET Developer
11 114 (6.44%) Junior
12 112 (6.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 108 (6.11%) Junior Developer
14 106 (5.99%) Graduate
15 81 (4.58%) Software Engineer
16 75 (4.24%) PHP Web Developer
17 69 (3.90%) Graduate Developer
17 69 (3.90%) Java Developer
18 63 (3.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
19 61 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1506 (85.13%) HTML
2 1285 (72.64%) CSS
3 968 (54.72%) .NET
4 819 (46.30%) jQuery
5 721 (40.76%) ASP.NET
6 562 (31.77%) HTML5
7 367 (20.75%) CSS3
8 333 (18.82%) AngularJS
9 281 (15.88%) Web Services
10 273 (15.43%) XML
11 246 (13.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 237 (13.40%) WCF
13 212 (11.98%) .NET Framework
14 179 (10.12%) Ajax
15 162 (9.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 153 (8.65%) KnockoutJS
17 143 (8.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 104 (5.88%) WPF
19 90 (5.09%) JSON
20 81 (4.58%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 176 (9.95%) Computer Science
2 171 (9.67%) User Experience
3 79 (4.47%) Mobile App
4 49 (2.77%) W3C
5 48 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (1.98%) Client/Server
7 33 (1.87%) N-Tier
8 27 (1.53%) Mathematics
9 21 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (0.68%) Physics
11 11 (0.62%) Fat Client
11 11 (0.62%) iPhone
11 11 (0.62%) Thin Client
12 10 (0.57%) Social Media
12 10 (0.57%) iPad
13 8 (0.45%) Graphic Design
13 8 (0.45%) Web 2.0
13 8 (0.45%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.40%) NHS
15 6 (0.34%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 173 (9.78%) Windows
2 164 (9.27%) Linux
3 63 (3.56%) Android
4 57 (3.22%) Apple iOS
5 46 (2.60%) UNIX
6 22 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (1.19%) Windows 8
8 12 (0.68%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.51%) Solaris
10 7 (0.40%) HPUX
11 6 (0.34%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.28%) Debian
13 4 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.057%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.057%) CentOS
16 1 (0.057%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 669 (37.82%) MVC
2 529 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
3 298 (16.85%) Web Development
4 275 (15.55%) OO
5 232 (13.11%) E-Commerce
6 220 (12.44%) TDD
7 188 (10.63%) Software Engineering
8 176 (9.95%) OOP
9 162 (9.16%) Scrum
10 124 (7.01%) Responsive Web Design
10 124 (7.01%) SDLC
11 105 (5.94%) Unit Testing
12 100 (5.65%) SOA
13 98 (5.54%) Mentoring
14 89 (5.03%) Project Management
15 87 (4.92%) Mobile Development
16 71 (4.01%) Open Source
17 70 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
18 61 (3.45%) Web Design
19 60 (3.39%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 901 (50.93%) C#
2 639 (36.12%) SQL
3 422 (23.86%) PHP
4 236 (13.34%) VB.NET
5 230 (13.00%) T-SQL
6 215 (12.15%) Java
7 80 (4.52%) C++
8 76 (4.30%) VB
9 62 (3.50%) Python
10 51 (2.88%) PHP5
11 44 (2.49%) PL/SQL
12 37 (2.09%) C
13 35 (1.98%) PowerShell
13 35 (1.98%) VBScript
14 32 (1.81%) Ruby
15 27 (1.53%) VB6
16 14 (0.79%) Objective-C
17 13 (0.73%) Perl
18 10 (0.57%) ActionScript
19 9 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 258 (14.58%) Degree
2 50 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (1.13%) ISEB
4 19 (1.07%) ISTQB
5 11 (0.62%) MCSD
6 9 (0.51%) MCP
7 6 (0.34%) MCAD
7 6 (0.34%) MCTS
7 6 (0.34%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.28%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.28%) HND
9 4 (0.23%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.057%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.057%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.057%) PhD
10 1 (0.057%) CCA
10 1 (0.057%) ECDL
10 1 (0.057%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.057%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.77%) QA
2 4 (0.23%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.23%) WCAG
3 1 (0.057%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.17%) Docker
4 1 (0.057%) Varnish
4 1 (0.057%) Firmware
4 1 (0.057%) Samba
4 1 (0.057%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (0.51%) cPanel
2 7 (0.40%) Puppet
3 3 (0.17%) Rundeck
4 2 (0.11%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.057%) SELinux
5 1 (0.057%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.057%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.057%) Plesk
Vendors
1 411 (23.23%) Microsoft
2 136 (7.69%) Oracle
3 72 (4.07%) Zend
4 62 (3.50%) Adobe
5 42 (2.37%) Google
6 38 (2.15%) Apple
7 34 (1.92%) Twitter
8 31 (1.75%) IBM
9 27 (1.53%) Xamarin
10 24 (1.36%) Rackspace
11 17 (0.96%) BEA
11 17 (0.96%) VMware
12 15 (0.85%) Telerik
12 15 (0.85%) Metastorm
13 13 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (0.68%) Facebook
15 10 (0.57%) Appcelerator
15 10 (0.57%) Red Hat
16 9 (0.51%) Sitecore
16 9 (0.51%) GUPTA
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, pension, flexi
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + DOE + certifications!
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + good pension, flexi time
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits, great role!
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits - shares etc
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + pension, Bonus, flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Mobell Communications Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Posted: Yesterday