The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 4 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 1041 1078 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.08% 17.70% 16.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.99% 41.33% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 934 946 838
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2814 2608 2763
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 54.28% 42.82% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2464 2167 2491
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

JavaScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for JavaScript in the West Midlands

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JavaScript in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for JavaScript in the West Midlands

JavaScript
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JavaScript within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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
Birmingham -1 375 £42,500 +19.71% 46
Warwickshire +4 192 £34,000 -2.85% 31
Coventry -6 123 £40,000 +14.28% 14
Staffordshire +2 116 £35,000 -6.66% 25
Worcestershire +1 93 £36,500 +21.66% 17
Herefordshire +1 53 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Solihull -1 40 £36,000 +10.76% 11
Shropshire -5 36 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Wolverhampton +4 16 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Halesowen - 8 £32,500 - 3
Walsall -1 3 £49,900 +42.57%
Dudley 0 2 £31,750 +5.83% 3
Sutton Coldfield -6 1 £22,500 +7.14%
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 1463 (74.83%) HTML
2 1369 (70.03%) CSS
3 1043 (53.35%) .NET
4 998 (51.05%) C#
5 835 (42.71%) MVC
6 753 (38.52%) ASP.NET
7 731 (37.39%) jQuery
8 724 (37.03%) AngularJS
9 647 (33.09%) SQL
10 593 (30.33%) Agile Software Development
11 588 (30.08%) Web Development
12 575 (29.41%) HTML5
13 536 (27.42%) SQL Server
14 512 (26.19%) PHP
15 412 (21.07%) Microsoft
16 405 (20.72%) ASP.NET MVC
17 360 (18.41%) MySQL
18 345 (17.65%) Git (software)
19 259 (13.25%) CSS3
20 255 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 249 (12.74%) .NET Framework
22 244 (12.48%) TDD
23 243 (12.43%) OO
24 242 (12.38%) Java
25 229 (11.71%) Front End Development
26 221 (11.30%) Web Services
27 214 (10.95%) React
28 212 (10.84%) Node.js
29 209 (10.69%) Sass
30 208 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web API

JavaScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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
1 104 (5.32%) WordPress
2 96 (4.91%) CMS
3 61 (3.12%) Apache
4 59 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
5 50 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 48 (2.46%) nginx
7 44 (2.25%) IIS
8 26 (1.33%) Umbraco
9 24 (1.23%) Drupal
10 14 (0.72%) EPiServer
10 14 (0.72%) Joomla!
11 11 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (0.56%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.51%) JBoss
13 8 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.26%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.26%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.20%) Orchard CMS
16 3 (0.15%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 83 (4.25%) Photoshop
2 39 (1.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.15%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.051%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.051%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 60 (3.07%) Magento
2 49 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.46%) OpenCart
4 7 (0.36%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (0.31%) Shopify
6 4 (0.20%) Pega PRPC
7 3 (0.15%) OpenText MBPM
7 3 (0.15%) OpenText Process Suite
7 3 (0.15%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.051%) osCommerce
9 1 (0.051%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.051%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.051%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.051%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 172 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (5.01%) Amazon AWS
3 85 (4.35%) SaaS
4 69 (3.53%) GitHub
5 41 (2.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 36 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
6 36 (1.84%) Amazon S3
7 28 (1.43%) PaaS
8 18 (0.92%) Google Analytics
9 14 (0.72%) IaaS
10 12 (0.61%) Bluemix
10 12 (0.61%) IBM Cloud
10 12 (0.61%) Office 365
11 11 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (0.51%) Firebase
13 9 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 6 (0.31%) Force.com
15 5 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
15 5 (0.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 55 (2.81%) Internet
2 23 (1.18%) HTTP
3 19 (0.97%) ATM
4 18 (0.92%) SSL
5 13 (0.66%) Intranet
5 13 (0.66%) LDAP
6 10 (0.51%) Ethernet
6 10 (0.51%) RS-485
7 9 (0.46%) Skype
8 8 (0.41%) DNS
8 8 (0.41%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.36%) SNMP
10 2 (0.10%) WEP
11 1 (0.051%) CTI
11 1 (0.051%) Firewall
11 1 (0.051%) IMAP
11 1 (0.051%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.051%) SMS
11 1 (0.051%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 536 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 360 (18.41%) MySQL
3 173 (8.85%) NoSQL
4 108 (5.52%) MongoDB
5 69 (3.53%) Relational Database
6 41 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 39 (1.99%) SQL Server 2014
8 36 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
9 29 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 26 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (1.07%) Big Data
12 21 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (0.92%) Redis
14 15 (0.77%) DocumentDB
14 15 (0.77%) RDBMS
14 15 (0.77%) Riak
15 14 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
16 12 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
16 12 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 345 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 197 (10.08%) Visual Studio
3 130 (6.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 100 (5.12%) gulp
5 81 (4.14%) Subversion
6 78 (3.99%) webpack
7 68 (3.48%) Jenkins
8 52 (2.66%) GitLab
9 48 (2.46%) Selenium
10 45 (2.30%) Xcode
11 44 (2.25%) PhantomJS
12 36 (1.84%) Grunt
13 30 (1.53%) Karma Test Runner
14 29 (1.48%) Mocha
15 28 (1.43%) JUnit
16 26 (1.33%) Jasmine
17 25 (1.28%) JIRA
18 22 (1.13%) SpecFlow
19 21 (1.07%) PHPUnit
20 20 (1.02%) Vagrant
General
1 152 (7.77%) Finance
2 143 (7.31%) Marketing
3 115 (5.88%) Retail
4 68 (3.48%) Games
5 59 (3.02%) Automotive
5 59 (3.02%) Electronics
6 43 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 35 (1.79%) Advertising
8 32 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 24 (1.23%) Music Industry
10 17 (0.87%) Back Office
11 13 (0.66%) Multimedia
12 10 (0.51%) Billing
12 10 (0.51%) Legal
13 9 (0.46%) Banking
14 8 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.31%) Law
16 5 (0.26%) Publishing
17 2 (0.10%) Local Government
18 1 (0.051%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1697 (86.80%) Developer
2 631 (32.28%) .NET Developer
3 421 (21.53%) C# Developer
4 346 (17.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 326 (16.68%) Web Developer
6 320 (16.37%) JavaScript Developer
7 313 (16.01%) PHP Developer
8 308 (15.75%) Senior Developer
9 267 (13.66%) ASP.NET Developer
10 247 (12.63%) HTML Developer
11 244 (12.48%) Software Developer
12 220 (11.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 219 (11.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 212 (10.84%) HTML CSS Developer
15 156 (7.98%) Junior
16 148 (7.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 145 (7.42%) Junior Developer
18 119 (6.09%) SQL Developer
19 114 (5.83%) Senior .NET Developer
20 104 (5.32%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1463 (74.83%) HTML
2 1369 (70.03%) CSS
3 1043 (53.35%) .NET
4 753 (38.52%) ASP.NET
5 731 (37.39%) jQuery
6 724 (37.03%) AngularJS
7 575 (29.41%) HTML5
8 405 (20.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 259 (13.25%) CSS3
10 255 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 249 (12.74%) .NET Framework
12 221 (11.30%) Web Services
13 214 (10.95%) React
14 212 (10.84%) Node.js
15 209 (10.69%) Sass
16 208 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web API
17 189 (9.67%) REST
18 184 (9.41%) XML
19 176 (9.00%) Entity Framework
20 166 (8.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 170 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 139 (7.11%) User Experience
3 117 (5.98%) Greenfield Project
4 81 (4.14%) Computer Science
5 56 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 51 (2.61%) Social Media
7 42 (2.15%) Fintech
8 31 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
9 30 (1.53%) Data Structures
10 26 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
11 25 (1.28%) Graphic Design
12 19 (0.97%) iPad
13 15 (0.77%) N-Tier
14 14 (0.72%) Mobile Games
14 14 (0.72%) Online Games
15 13 (0.66%) BBC
15 13 (0.66%) e-Learning
16 10 (0.51%) Algorithms
17 9 (0.46%) W3C
18 8 (0.41%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 194 (9.92%) Linux
2 129 (6.60%) Apple iOS
3 128 (6.55%) Android
4 122 (6.24%) Windows
5 21 (1.07%) Unix
6 14 (0.72%) Ubuntu
7 13 (0.66%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.46%) CentOS
9 7 (0.36%) Debian
9 7 (0.36%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.20%) ThreadX
12 3 (0.15%) Solaris
13 2 (0.10%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.10%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.051%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.051%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 835 (42.71%) MVC
2 593 (30.33%) Agile Software Development
3 588 (30.08%) Web Development
4 244 (12.48%) TDD
5 243 (12.43%) OO
6 229 (11.71%) Front End Development
7 192 (9.82%) E-Commerce
8 155 (7.93%) OOP
9 149 (7.62%) Scrum
10 143 (7.31%) Software Engineering
11 119 (6.09%) BDD
12 118 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
13 109 (5.58%) SDLC
14 101 (5.17%) Continuous Delivery
15 100 (5.12%) Mobile Development
16 99 (5.06%) Test Automation
17 96 (4.91%) iOS Development
18 93 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
19 91 (4.65%) Android Development
20 90 (4.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 998 (51.05%) C#
2 647 (33.09%) SQL
3 512 (26.19%) PHP
4 242 (12.38%) Java
5 187 (9.57%) VB.NET
6 133 (6.80%) T-SQL
7 75 (3.84%) TypeScript
8 70 (3.58%) Ruby
9 67 (3.43%) Objective-C
10 58 (2.97%) Python
11 52 (2.66%) PHP 7
12 45 (2.30%) XPath
13 38 (1.94%) C++
14 33 (1.69%) C
15 29 (1.48%) Apple Swift
16 23 (1.18%) Scala
16 23 (1.18%) VB
17 14 (0.72%) ES6
18 11 (0.56%) PHP 5
19 10 (0.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 160 (8.18%) Degree
2 59 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (0.46%) MCSD
5 7 (0.36%) GNVQ
5 7 (0.36%) HND
6 6 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.26%) ISEB
7 5 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.20%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.15%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.10%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.051%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.051%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.051%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.051%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.051%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.66%) QA
2 19 (0.97%) SLA
3 5 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.051%) PMO
System Software
1 66 (3.38%) Docker
2 12 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.56%) Firmware
4 9 (0.46%) VirtualBox
5 5 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.15%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.051%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.051%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (0.82%) Puppet
3 13 (0.66%) Ansible
3 13 (0.66%) Kubernetes
4 10 (0.51%) Terraform
5 9 (0.46%) Consul
5 9 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
5 9 (0.46%) Mesos
5 9 (0.46%) Nagios
5 9 (0.46%) StatsD
6 2 (0.10%) Rancher
7 1 (0.051%) CloudForms
7 1 (0.051%) cPanel
7 1 (0.051%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.051%) vRealize
Vendors
1 412 (21.07%) Microsoft
2 78 (3.99%) Xamarin
3 51 (2.61%) Adobe
4 45 (2.30%) Oracle
5 44 (2.25%) Zend
6 42 (2.15%) Google
7 28 (1.43%) IBM
8 27 (1.38%) Apple
9 24 (1.23%) Sitecore
10 14 (0.72%) ServiceNow
11 13 (0.66%) VMware
12 11 (0.56%) Telerik
12 11 (0.56%) Twitter
13 9 (0.46%) Facebook
13 9 (0.46%) New Relic
13 9 (0.46%) Pega
13 9 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.41%) Red Hat
15 5 (0.26%) Sage
15 5 (0.26%) Sybase
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £32k plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 18 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + pension, flexi etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReStart Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus / equity
Posted: 4 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago