The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 4 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 4 1 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 17.39% 3.70% 50.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 7.69% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 29
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JavaScript
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Westminster region.

Programming Languages Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 13 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 34.78% 48.15% 70.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 41
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +40.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £57,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Westminster region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Westminster

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Westminster region.

JavaScript Salary Trend in Westminster

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Sass
4 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5 Boilerplate
4 3 (42.86%) User Experience
4 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
5 2 (28.57%) Line Management
5 2 (28.57%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
5 2 (28.57%) Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) SEO
5 2 (28.57%) Games
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Maven
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Ant

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Westminster 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (42.86%) HTML CSS Developer
2 3 (42.86%) HTML Developer
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5 Boilerplate
2 3 (42.86%) Sass
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) SEO
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree