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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 899 574 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.71% 11.51% 14.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 23.55% 30.35%
Number of salaries quoted 811 489 682
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £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
2697 2437 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.13% 48.88% 48.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2425 2102 2118
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 5 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 5 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 +3 258 £35,000 - 43
Warwickshire +10 205 £37,500 - 24
Staffordshire +1 107 £36,500 -2.66% 14
Coventry +1 85 £35,000 -7.28% 13
Worcestershire +3 64 £35,000 +15.70% 16
Solihull +25 61 £35,000 - 16
Wolverhampton +10 18 £35,000 -11.39% 3
Herefordshire +9 11 £27,500 -9.83% 2
Shropshire -2 10 £24,250 -39.37% 1
Walsall +2 7 £37,500 +25.00%
Sutton Coldfield 0 6 £36,250 -4.60% 1
West Bromwich - 5 £26,000 -
Dudley - 2 £42,500 - 1
Halesowen - 1 £37,500 -
Bilston - 1 £28,000 -
JavaScript
England

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 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 1384 (82.48%) HTML
2 1213 (72.29%) CSS
3 971 (57.87%) .NET
4 902 (53.75%) C#
5 854 (50.89%) jQuery
6 723 (43.09%) ASP.NET
7 677 (40.35%) SQL Server
8 675 (40.23%) SQL
9 657 (39.15%) MVC
10 560 (33.37%) Agile Software Development
11 524 (31.23%) HTML5
12 468 (27.89%) PHP
13 422 (25.15%) Microsoft
14 346 (20.62%) CSS3
15 340 (20.26%) MySQL
16 317 (18.89%) OO
17 289 (17.22%) VB.NET
18 271 (16.15%) XML
19 255 (15.20%) Ajax
20 248 (14.78%) .NET Framework
21 247 (14.72%) Web Development
21 247 (14.72%) Degree
22 232 (13.83%) Web Services
23 222 (13.23%) TDD
24 221 (13.17%) Windows
25 216 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
26 211 (12.57%) T-SQL
27 210 (12.51%) Java
28 198 (11.80%) Visual Studio
29 193 (11.50%) Git (software)

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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
1 128 (7.63%) CMS
2 114 (6.79%) SharePoint
3 87 (5.18%) Node.js
4 84 (5.01%) WordPress
4 84 (5.01%) IIS
5 74 (4.41%) Apache
6 48 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 42 (2.50%) JBoss
8 41 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
8 41 (2.44%) Umbraco
9 37 (2.21%) Drupal
10 27 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
11 23 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
11 23 (1.37%) WebLogic
12 21 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
12 21 (1.25%) WebSphere
13 20 (1.19%) Joomla!
14 18 (1.07%) GlassFish
15 13 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
16 11 (0.66%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 130 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 65 (3.87%) Photoshop
3 32 (1.91%) MS Office
4 21 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.42%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.30%) MS Project
8 4 (0.24%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.18%) InDesign
10 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.12%) GIMP
11 1 (0.060%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 53 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (1.73%) Magento
3 8 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.30%) Cordys
5 3 (0.18%) Line 500
6 2 (0.12%) Odoo
7 1 (0.060%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.060%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 65 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (2.50%) SaaS
4 30 (1.79%) GitHub
5 26 (1.55%) Google Analytics
6 23 (1.37%) Office 365
7 18 (1.07%) Heroku
8 9 (0.54%) PaaS
9 6 (0.36%) Trello
10 4 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
10 4 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.24%) CloudFront
10 4 (0.24%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.12%) IaaS
11 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.060%) Force.com
12 1 (0.060%) Silverpop
12 1 (0.060%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 49 (2.92%) Internet
2 31 (1.85%) HTTP
3 30 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.72%) LAN
4 12 (0.72%) WAN
5 11 (0.66%) SSL
6 9 (0.54%) DNS
7 7 (0.42%) VoIP
8 6 (0.36%) Intranet
8 6 (0.36%) BIG-IP
8 6 (0.36%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.18%) 4G
9 3 (0.18%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.18%) Extranet
10 1 (0.060%) Skype
10 1 (0.060%) GPRS
10 1 (0.060%) CTI
10 1 (0.060%) SAN
10 1 (0.060%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 677 (40.35%) SQL Server
2 340 (20.26%) MySQL
3 165 (9.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 94 (5.60%) Relational Database
5 81 (4.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 75 (4.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 49 (2.92%) MongoDB
8 47 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 34 (2.03%) NoSQL
10 30 (1.79%) RDBMS
11 22 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
12 16 (0.95%) Oracle Database
13 14 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (0.77%) Big Data
14 13 (0.77%) Redis
15 12 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (0.72%) RavenDB
16 9 (0.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 198 (11.80%) Visual Studio
2 193 (11.50%) Git (software)
3 105 (6.26%) Subversion
4 78 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 53 (3.16%) JIRA
6 45 (2.68%) Ant
7 43 (2.56%) Selenium
8 40 (2.38%) Maven
9 35 (2.09%) Jenkins
10 34 (2.03%) JUnit
11 26 (1.55%) Hudson
12 21 (1.25%) Eclipse
13 18 (1.07%) NUnit
14 16 (0.95%) Grunt
14 16 (0.95%) AccuRev
15 15 (0.89%) JMeter
16 14 (0.83%) ReSharper
16 14 (0.83%) WebDriver
17 13 (0.77%) Mercurial
18 12 (0.72%) Gradle
General
1 94 (5.60%) Marketing
2 92 (5.48%) Finance
3 57 (3.40%) Retail
4 42 (2.50%) Advertising
5 39 (2.32%) Games
6 31 (1.85%) Back Office
7 19 (1.13%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.01%) Law
9 13 (0.77%) Automotive
10 12 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.60%) Local Government
12 5 (0.30%) Legal
13 4 (0.24%) Publishing
14 2 (0.12%) Electronics
14 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.12%) Banking
14 2 (0.12%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.060%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1400 (83.43%) Developer
2 418 (24.91%) .NET Developer
3 276 (16.45%) C# Developer
4 274 (16.33%) Web Developer
5 227 (13.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 217 (12.93%) Software Developer
7 208 (12.40%) PHP Developer
8 192 (11.44%) Senior Developer
9 162 (9.65%) ASP.NET Developer
10 131 (7.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 127 (7.57%) Front-End Developer
12 113 (6.73%) Junior
13 102 (6.08%) Junior Developer
14 79 (4.71%) Graduate
15 71 (4.23%) .NET Software Developer
15 71 (4.23%) Senior .NET Developer
16 70 (4.17%) Java Developer
17 64 (3.81%) Lead Developer
18 63 (3.75%) Graduate Developer
19 58 (3.46%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1384 (82.48%) HTML
2 1213 (72.29%) CSS
3 971 (57.87%) .NET
4 854 (50.89%) jQuery
5 723 (43.09%) ASP.NET
6 524 (31.23%) HTML5
7 346 (20.62%) CSS3
8 271 (16.15%) XML
9 255 (15.20%) Ajax
10 248 (14.78%) .NET Framework
11 232 (13.83%) Web Services
12 216 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 189 (11.26%) AngularJS
14 177 (10.55%) WCF
15 156 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
16 148 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 135 (8.05%) JSON
18 119 (7.09%) Entity Framework
19 105 (6.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 94 (5.60%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 150 (8.94%) User Experience
2 113 (6.73%) Computer Science
3 85 (5.07%) Mobile App
4 72 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 52 (3.10%) Open Source
6 38 (2.26%) Client/Server
7 37 (2.21%) W3C
8 28 (1.67%) N-Tier
9 22 (1.31%) NHS
9 22 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
10 20 (1.19%) New Media
11 19 (1.13%) iPhone
12 11 (0.66%) Mathematics
13 10 (0.60%) Web 2.0
14 9 (0.54%) Social Media
14 9 (0.54%) Digital Media
14 9 (0.54%) Management Information System
15 8 (0.48%) Smartcard
16 7 (0.42%) Blog
16 7 (0.42%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 221 (13.17%) Windows
2 177 (10.55%) Linux
3 81 (4.83%) Android
4 64 (3.81%) Apple iOS
5 63 (3.75%) UNIX
6 12 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.48%) Solaris
8 8 (0.48%) Windows 8
8 8 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.36%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.36%) HPUX
10 4 (0.24%) CentOS
11 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.12%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.060%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.060%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.060%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (39.15%) MVC
2 560 (33.37%) Agile Software Development
3 317 (18.89%) OO
4 247 (14.72%) Web Development
5 222 (13.23%) TDD
6 178 (10.61%) Scrum
7 176 (10.49%) Software Engineering
8 167 (9.95%) E-Commerce
9 126 (7.51%) OOP
10 106 (6.32%) Unit Testing
11 104 (6.20%) Mobile Development
12 100 (5.96%) Responsive Web Design
13 97 (5.78%) Project Management
14 95 (5.66%) CRM
14 95 (5.66%) Mentoring
15 90 (5.36%) SOA
16 81 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
17 70 (4.17%) OO PHP
18 68 (4.05%) SEO
19 66 (3.93%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 902 (53.75%) C#
2 675 (40.23%) SQL
3 468 (27.89%) PHP
4 289 (17.22%) VB.NET
5 211 (12.57%) T-SQL
6 210 (12.51%) Java
7 100 (5.96%) VB
8 62 (3.69%) PHP5
9 54 (3.22%) C++
10 45 (2.68%) Python
11 44 (2.62%) PL/SQL
12 39 (2.32%) C
13 35 (2.09%) VBScript
14 34 (2.03%) Ruby
15 32 (1.91%) VB6
16 28 (1.67%) ActionScript
17 27 (1.61%) Perl
18 25 (1.49%) PowerShell
19 24 (1.43%) VBA
20 23 (1.37%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 247 (14.72%) Degree
2 54 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (1.37%) MCSD
4 19 (1.13%) MCP
5 18 (1.07%) MCAD
5 18 (1.07%) MCTS
6 10 (0.60%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.36%) HND
8 4 (0.24%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.24%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.12%) Linux+ Certification
9 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.12%) ISEB
10 1 (0.060%) EnCE
10 1 (0.060%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.060%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (1.61%) QA
2 4 (0.24%) WAI
2 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.060%) WCAG
3 1 (0.060%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (0.77%) Docker
3 12 (0.72%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (0.36%) vSphere
5 4 (0.24%) Varnish
6 1 (0.060%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (0.89%) Puppet
2 12 (0.72%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.24%) SELinux
4 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.060%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 422 (25.15%) Microsoft
2 121 (7.21%) Oracle
3 79 (4.71%) Zend
4 64 (3.81%) Adobe
5 55 (3.28%) Google
6 27 (1.61%) VMware
7 24 (1.43%) Sitecore
7 24 (1.43%) Twitter
8 19 (1.13%) Telerik
9 11 (0.66%) New Relic
9 11 (0.66%) Apple
9 11 (0.66%) Citrix
10 10 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (0.60%) Red Hat
10 10 (0.60%) IBM
10 10 (0.60%) Business Objects
11 9 (0.54%) Metastorm
12 8 (0.48%) Altova
12 8 (0.48%) EPiServer
12 8 (0.48%) DevExpress
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: please contact for details
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Vertical IT Limited
Salary: Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
La Fosse Associates Limited
Salary: Car + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
Posted: 16 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Barclay Anderson Limited
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, Benefits, travel expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits - shares etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + profit share, other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Ideal Training
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 40k per year + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension + other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago