The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for JavaScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 17 12
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5  
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 105 44 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 19.41% 9.52% 13.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.31% 21.36% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 94 42 52
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £26,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

JavaScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 325 206 253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 60.07% 44.59% 48.75%
Number of salaries quoted 252 163 207
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing JavaScript as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for JavaScript in Merseyside

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for JavaScript in Merseyside

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in Merseyside over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in Merseyside

JavaScript
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +14 81 £37,500 +15.38% 17
Wirral - 15 £30,250 - 1
Birkenhead - 6 £35,000 - 3
Southport - 3 £60,000 - 1
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing JavaScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 124 (64.92%) CSS
2 123 (64.40%) HTML
3 97 (50.79%) .NET
4 86 (45.03%) MVC
5 83 (43.46%) C#
5 83 (43.46%) jQuery
6 81 (42.41%) SQL
7 73 (38.22%) PHP
8 70 (36.65%) ASP.NET
9 65 (34.03%) SQL Server
10 54 (28.27%) HTML5
11 51 (26.70%) MySQL
12 46 (24.08%) Agile Software Development
13 45 (23.56%) CSS3
13 45 (23.56%) .NET Framework
14 43 (22.51%) ASP.NET MVC
15 42 (21.99%) AngularJS
16 37 (19.37%) OO
16 37 (19.37%) Entity Framework
17 34 (17.80%) Web Development
17 34 (17.80%) Visual Studio
18 33 (17.28%) Microsoft
19 29 (15.18%) Laravel
20 27 (14.14%) Marketing
21 25 (13.09%) Software Engineering
22 24 (12.57%) TDD
22 24 (12.57%) Degree
22 24 (12.57%) ASP.NET Web API
23 21 (10.99%) SOAP
23 21 (10.99%) Front End Development

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (8.90%) CMS
2 10 (5.24%) Umbraco
3 7 (3.66%) Drupal
4 5 (2.62%) IIS
5 4 (2.09%) WordPress
6 2 (1.05%) Apache
6 2 (1.05%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.05%) nginx
6 2 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.52%) Marvel
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (6.81%) Magento
2 7 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.09%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.57%) SaaS
4 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.76%) Internet
2 5 (2.62%) FTP
3 2 (1.05%) SSH
4 1 (0.52%) Extranet
4 1 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (34.03%) SQL Server
2 51 (26.70%) MySQL
3 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.05%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 34 (17.80%) Visual Studio
2 18 (9.42%) Git (software)
3 16 (8.38%) Selenium
4 14 (7.33%) Selenium IDE
4 14 (7.33%) WebDriver
5 7 (3.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.09%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.57%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.05%) Bower
9 2 (1.05%) Grunt
9 2 (1.05%) gulp
9 2 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.05%) RSpec
9 2 (1.05%) Subversion
9 2 (1.05%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.52%) Hudson
10 1 (0.52%) NUnit
General
1 27 (14.14%) Marketing
2 18 (9.42%) Finance
3 16 (8.38%) Banking
4 15 (7.85%) Retail
5 4 (2.09%) Law
6 3 (1.57%) Games
6 3 (1.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 154 (80.63%) Developer
2 57 (29.84%) .NET Developer
3 49 (25.65%) PHP Developer
4 42 (21.99%) C# Developer
5 37 (19.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (12.04%) Senior Developer
7 22 (11.52%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (11.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (10.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 16 (8.38%) MySQL Developer
9 16 (8.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 15 (7.85%) Analyst
11 14 (7.33%) Web Developer
12 13 (6.81%) Junior
12 13 (6.81%) Junior Developer
13 11 (5.76%) Senior .NET Developer
14 9 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 9 (4.71%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 9 (4.71%) Senior C# Developer
14 9 (4.71%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (64.92%) CSS
2 123 (64.40%) HTML
3 97 (50.79%) .NET
4 83 (43.46%) jQuery
5 70 (36.65%) ASP.NET
6 54 (28.27%) HTML5
7 45 (23.56%) .NET Framework
7 45 (23.56%) CSS3
8 43 (22.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (21.99%) AngularJS
10 37 (19.37%) Entity Framework
11 29 (15.18%) Laravel
12 24 (12.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (10.99%) SOAP
14 19 (9.95%) REST
15 14 (7.33%) Ajax
15 14 (7.33%) CakePHP
16 12 (6.28%) Node.js
16 12 (6.28%) Semantic HTML
16 12 (6.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.90%) Driving Licence
1 17 (8.90%) User Experience
2 16 (8.38%) iPad
3 14 (7.33%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.62%) W3C
7 4 (2.09%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.09%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.05%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.52%) Fintech
9 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.19%) Linux
2 4 (2.09%) Android
2 4 (2.09%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.57%) Windows
4 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (45.03%) MVC
2 46 (24.08%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (19.37%) OO
4 34 (17.80%) Web Development
5 25 (13.09%) Software Engineering
6 24 (12.57%) TDD
7 21 (10.99%) Front End Development
8 17 (8.90%) API Development
8 17 (8.90%) Dependency Injection
9 15 (7.85%) Data Protection
9 15 (7.85%) ETL
9 15 (7.85%) Functional Testing
10 14 (7.33%) OO PHP
10 14 (7.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (6.28%) E-Commerce
12 9 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (4.71%) OOD
13 8 (4.19%) Project Management
13 8 (4.19%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 83 (43.46%) C#
2 81 (42.41%) SQL
3 73 (38.22%) PHP
4 15 (7.85%) ANSI SQL
5 12 (6.28%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.71%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.14%) VB
8 5 (2.62%) Java
9 4 (2.09%) C++
10 3 (1.57%) Ruby
11 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.05%) C
11 2 (1.05%) Smalltalk
12 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (12.57%) Degree
2 3 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.52%) ISEB
3 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) Puppet
2 1 (0.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.47%) Google
3 15 (7.85%) Tableau
4 14 (7.33%) Zend
5 5 (2.62%) Sitecore
5 5 (2.62%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle
7 1 (0.52%) Facebook
Liverpool
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Pali Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
CCA Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Comp Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
ECOM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Merseyside
ISL
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago