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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 19 7
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12  
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 90 48 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 16.04% 9.84% 19.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.13% 18.75% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 82 43 73
Median salary £32,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

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 309 256 262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 55.08% 52.46% 53.80%
Number of salaries quoted 255 204 217
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +9 61 £32,000 -17.41% 18
Wirral +4 12 £30,500 -28.23% 1
Birkenhead - 8 £36,250 - 5
St Helens - 8 £29,000 -
Southport -2 4 £60,000 +100.00%
JavaScript
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 107 (59.12%) .NET
2 106 (58.56%) HTML
3 100 (55.25%) SQL
4 99 (54.70%) CSS
5 95 (52.49%) C#
6 83 (45.86%) ASP.NET
7 80 (44.20%) SQL Server
8 70 (38.67%) jQuery
9 67 (37.02%) MVC
10 61 (33.70%) Visual Studio
11 59 (32.60%) Microsoft
12 48 (26.52%) Agile Software Development
13 47 (25.97%) ASP.NET MVC
14 44 (24.31%) PHP
15 42 (23.20%) .NET Framework
16 39 (21.55%) HTML5
17 34 (18.78%) OO
17 34 (18.78%) AngularJS
18 32 (17.68%) Web Development
19 31 (17.13%) Entity Framework
19 31 (17.13%) ASP.NET Web API
20 27 (14.92%) CSS3
21 26 (14.36%) Git (software)
21 26 (14.36%) Marketing
22 24 (13.26%) MySQL
23 21 (11.60%) Ajax
24 20 (11.05%) iPad
24 20 (11.05%) Front End Development
25 19 (10.50%) User Experience
26 18 (9.94%) Google

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 14 (7.73%) IIS
2 11 (6.08%) CMS
3 7 (3.87%) Drupal
3 7 (3.87%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.76%) WordPress
5 3 (1.66%) Apache
5 3 (1.66%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.10%) nginx
6 2 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.55%) Confluence
7 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.55%) Marvel
7 1 (0.55%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.87%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (8.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (6.63%) Magento
3 2 (1.10%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.55%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.63%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.52%) SaaS
3 3 (1.66%) GitHub
4 2 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.10%) Force.com
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.55%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.63%) Internet
2 1 (0.55%) Extranet
2 1 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (44.20%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.26%) MySQL
3 10 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.21%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.66%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 61 (33.70%) Visual Studio
2 26 (14.36%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (4.42%) NUnit
5 6 (3.31%) Subversion
5 6 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.76%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.21%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.21%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.66%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.10%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.10%) Grunt
9 2 (1.10%) JIRA
9 2 (1.10%) MSTest
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.10%) RSpec
10 1 (0.55%) gulp
10 1 (0.55%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.55%) Selenium
General
1 26 (14.36%) Marketing
2 9 (4.97%) Law
2 9 (4.97%) Retail
3 7 (3.87%) Finance
4 4 (2.21%) Advertising
4 4 (2.21%) Legal
5 3 (1.66%) Games
6 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 130 (71.82%) Developer
2 56 (30.94%) .NET Developer
3 43 (23.76%) C# Developer
4 34 (18.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (14.36%) Analyst
6 23 (12.71%) PHP Developer
7 18 (9.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 13 (7.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 13 (7.18%) Junior
8 13 (7.18%) Junior Developer
8 13 (7.18%) Web Developer
9 12 (6.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.63%) Information Analyst
9 12 (6.63%) MI Analyst
10 11 (6.08%) MI Business Analyst
10 11 (6.08%) Senior Developer
10 11 (6.08%) SQL Analyst
11 9 (4.97%) CRM Developer
12 8 (4.42%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (59.12%) .NET
2 106 (58.56%) HTML
3 99 (54.70%) CSS
4 83 (45.86%) ASP.NET
5 70 (38.67%) jQuery
6 47 (25.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 42 (23.20%) .NET Framework
8 39 (21.55%) HTML5
9 34 (18.78%) AngularJS
10 31 (17.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 31 (17.13%) Entity Framework
11 27 (14.92%) CSS3
12 21 (11.60%) Ajax
13 17 (9.39%) XML
14 16 (8.84%) SOAP
14 16 (8.84%) WPF
15 15 (8.29%) Node.js
16 14 (7.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 14 (7.73%) Web Services
17 13 (7.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.05%) iPad
2 19 (10.50%) User Experience
3 16 (8.84%) Mobile App
4 14 (7.73%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.21%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.10%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.10%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.55%) Clustering
8 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.55%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.55%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.55%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.97%) Linux
2 6 (3.31%) Android
2 6 (3.31%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.76%) Windows
4 2 (1.10%) CentOS
4 2 (1.10%) Debian
4 2 (1.10%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.10%) Unix
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (37.02%) MVC
2 48 (26.52%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (18.78%) OO
4 32 (17.68%) Web Development
5 20 (11.05%) Front End Development
6 18 (9.94%) Scrum
7 17 (9.39%) CRM
7 17 (9.39%) Data Protection
7 17 (9.39%) ETL
8 15 (8.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (7.18%) E-Commerce
9 13 (7.18%) TDD
10 12 (6.63%) Case Management
11 11 (6.08%) OOD
12 10 (5.52%) Project Management
13 9 (4.97%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (4.97%) Requirements Analysis
14 8 (4.42%) Business Analysis
15 7 (3.87%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 100 (55.25%) SQL
2 95 (52.49%) C#
3 44 (24.31%) PHP
4 17 (9.39%) ANSI SQL
5 15 (8.29%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.52%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.87%) Java
8 6 (3.31%) C++
8 6 (3.31%) VB
9 3 (1.66%) C
9 3 (1.66%) Perl
10 2 (1.10%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.10%) Ruby
10 2 (1.10%) Smalltalk
10 2 (1.10%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.55%) Python
11 1 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (6.08%) Degree
2 7 (3.87%) ISEB
3 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (32.60%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.94%) Google
3 17 (9.39%) Tableau
4 8 (4.42%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.21%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle
6 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.55%) Facebook
Liverpool
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IDOX plc
Salary: Salaries negotiable according to experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IDOX plc
Salary: Looking for strong Developer with Technical Team Lead potential
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 5% Pension, Bonus, 25 days Holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
LGM Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
LGM Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Birkenhead
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birkenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Next Ventures Limited
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Next Ventures Limited
Posted: 15 days ago