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

JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 7 9
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 940 1026 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.71% 16.62% 15.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.10% 37.71% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 841 926 740
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,000
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 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 2287 2721 2521
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 47.96% 44.07% 49.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1974 2378 2241
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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 28 March 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 28 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
Birmingham +5 307 £37,000 -7.50% 45
Worcestershire +1 156 £35,000 +27.27% 15
Warwickshire +2 131 £35,000 -6.66% 23
Coventry -2 115 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Staffordshire 0 81 £37,500 - 12
Solihull 0 58 £36,000 -10.00% 11
Herefordshire +7 51 £38,750 -42.59% 2
Shropshire +1 37 £30,000 -7.69% 7
Wolverhampton +7 8 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Sutton Coldfield +2 6 £36,500 +4.28%
Halesowen - 4 £23,000 - 4
Walsall -5 2 £49,900 -37.62% 1
Dudley +5 1 £41,500 +18.57%
JavaScript
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for JavaScript.

1 1448 (77.43%) HTML
2 1335 (71.39%) CSS
3 942 (50.37%) .NET
4 917 (49.04%) C#
5 766 (40.96%) MVC
6 721 (38.56%) ASP.NET
7 713 (38.13%) jQuery
8 647 (34.60%) Agile Software Development
9 586 (31.34%) HTML5
10 574 (30.70%) SQL
11 563 (30.11%) Web Development
12 551 (29.47%) AngularJS
13 519 (27.75%) SQL Server
14 490 (26.20%) PHP
15 374 (20.00%) MySQL
16 354 (18.93%) ASP.NET MVC
17 345 (18.45%) Git (software)
18 293 (15.67%) CSS3
19 286 (15.29%) Microsoft
20 278 (14.87%) Java
21 275 (14.71%) OO
22 272 (14.55%) Web Services
23 261 (13.96%) TDD
24 254 (13.58%) Front End Development
25 252 (13.48%) Linux
26 227 (12.14%) .NET Framework
27 225 (12.03%) XML
28 218 (11.66%) E-Commerce
29 204 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
30 202 (10.80%) Scrum

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 94 (5.03%) WordPress
2 93 (4.97%) CMS
3 64 (3.42%) Apache
4 47 (2.51%) nginx
5 45 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
6 44 (2.35%) IIS
7 42 (2.25%) SharePoint
8 38 (2.03%) Umbraco
9 16 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (0.80%) Tomcat
11 12 (0.64%) Drupal
11 12 (0.64%) EPiServer
12 11 (0.59%) Apache Spark
13 10 (0.53%) ColdFusion
13 10 (0.53%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.43%) MS Exchange
16 7 (0.37%) lighttpd
17 6 (0.32%) JBoss
17 6 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 102 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 81 (4.33%) Photoshop
3 40 (2.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.53%) MS Office
6 5 (0.27%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.11%) InDesign
7 2 (0.11%) InVision
7 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.053%) Blender
8 1 (0.053%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.053%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 52 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 48 (2.57%) Magento
3 14 (0.75%) Shopify
4 13 (0.70%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.37%) OpenText MBPM
5 7 (0.37%) OpenText Process Suite
6 6 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.16%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.053%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.053%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.053%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 132 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 111 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (3.32%) GitHub
4 44 (2.35%) SaaS
5 40 (2.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 26 (1.39%) Amazon S3
7 25 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
9 18 (0.96%) PaaS
10 16 (0.86%) Office 365
11 15 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
11 15 (0.80%) Google Compute Engine
11 15 (0.80%) Heroku
12 14 (0.75%) Google Analytics
12 14 (0.75%) IaaS
13 9 (0.48%) AdWords
14 4 (0.21%) Google App Engine
15 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 2 (0.11%) Force.com
16 2 (0.11%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.35%) Internet
2 34 (1.82%) HTTP
3 20 (1.07%) ATM
4 19 (1.02%) Intranet
5 18 (0.96%) SSL
6 13 (0.70%) Ethernet
6 13 (0.70%) RS-485
7 11 (0.59%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.53%) SNMP
9 8 (0.43%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.37%) LDAP
11 3 (0.16%) DNS
11 3 (0.16%) Skype
12 1 (0.053%) DHCP
12 1 (0.053%) Firewall
12 1 (0.053%) IMAP
12 1 (0.053%) NFC
12 1 (0.053%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 519 (27.75%) SQL Server
2 374 (20.00%) MySQL
3 136 (7.27%) NoSQL
4 94 (5.03%) Relational Database
5 82 (4.39%) MongoDB
6 55 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 40 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
7 40 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 39 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
9 32 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 29 (1.55%) Big Data
10 29 (1.55%) Redis
11 26 (1.39%) RDBMS
12 25 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
13 20 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (1.02%) Hadoop
15 14 (0.75%) Riak
16 10 (0.53%) Data Mining
16 10 (0.53%) GIS
17 9 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 345 (18.45%) Git (software)
2 189 (10.11%) Visual Studio
3 121 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 100 (5.35%) Subversion
5 88 (4.71%) gulp
6 67 (3.58%) Selenium
7 56 (2.99%) Jenkins
8 47 (2.51%) Grunt
9 44 (2.35%) JIRA
9 44 (2.35%) webpack
10 31 (1.66%) GitLab
10 31 (1.66%) Xcode
11 28 (1.50%) PHPUnit
12 26 (1.39%) Mocha
13 24 (1.28%) Jasmine
13 24 (1.28%) PhantomJS
13 24 (1.28%) Vagrant
14 22 (1.18%) Mercurial
15 19 (1.02%) TeamCity
16 18 (0.96%) JUnit
General
1 167 (8.93%) Finance
2 158 (8.45%) Marketing
3 76 (4.06%) Retail
4 58 (3.10%) Advertising
5 57 (3.05%) Games
6 43 (2.30%) Automotive
7 41 (2.19%) Banking
8 36 (1.93%) Electronics
9 34 (1.82%) Telecoms
10 23 (1.23%) Back Office
11 22 (1.18%) Billing
12 21 (1.12%) Manufacturing
13 16 (0.86%) Music Industry
13 16 (0.86%) Publishing
14 7 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.32%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.16%) Legal
17 1 (0.053%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.053%) Law
Job Titles
1 1523 (81.44%) Developer
2 543 (29.04%) .NET Developer
3 352 (18.82%) C# Developer
4 302 (16.15%) Web Developer
5 298 (15.94%) JavaScript Developer
6 295 (15.78%) PHP Developer
7 279 (14.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 267 (14.28%) Senior Developer
9 236 (12.62%) HTML Developer
10 193 (10.32%) ASP.NET Developer
11 192 (10.27%) HTML CSS Developer
12 184 (9.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 181 (9.68%) Software Developer
14 168 (8.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 130 (6.95%) Junior
16 117 (6.26%) Junior Developer
17 114 (6.10%) MySQL Developer
18 113 (6.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
18 113 (6.04%) Senior .NET Developer
19 92 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1448 (77.43%) HTML
2 1335 (71.39%) CSS
3 942 (50.37%) .NET
4 721 (38.56%) ASP.NET
5 713 (38.13%) jQuery
6 586 (31.34%) HTML5
7 551 (29.47%) AngularJS
8 354 (18.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 293 (15.67%) CSS3
10 272 (14.55%) Web Services
11 227 (12.14%) .NET Framework
12 225 (12.03%) XML
13 204 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 190 (10.16%) Ajax
15 189 (10.11%) Node.js
16 171 (9.14%) KnockoutJS
17 168 (8.98%) Sass
18 156 (8.34%) React
19 154 (8.24%) Entity Framework
20 153 (8.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 154 (8.24%) User Experience
2 116 (6.20%) Mobile App
3 89 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 74 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (2.67%) Social Media
6 39 (2.09%) Fintech
7 30 (1.60%) iPad
8 27 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
9 25 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (0.91%) e-Learning
10 17 (0.91%) N-Tier
11 14 (0.75%) Algorithms
12 13 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 13 (0.70%) Verilog
12 13 (0.70%) VHDL
13 12 (0.64%) Blog
13 12 (0.64%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.64%) Data Structures
13 12 (0.64%) Mobile Games
13 12 (0.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 252 (13.48%) Linux
2 116 (6.20%) Windows
3 106 (5.67%) Apple iOS
4 91 (4.87%) Android
5 40 (2.14%) Ubuntu
6 25 (1.34%) CentOS
7 22 (1.18%) Unix
8 16 (0.86%) Windows Server
9 8 (0.43%) Debian
9 8 (0.43%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.37%) Solaris
10 7 (0.37%) ThreadX
11 5 (0.27%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.27%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.053%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.053%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 766 (40.96%) MVC
2 647 (34.60%) Agile Software Development
3 563 (30.11%) Web Development
4 275 (14.71%) OO
5 261 (13.96%) TDD
6 254 (13.58%) Front End Development
7 218 (11.66%) E-Commerce
8 202 (10.80%) Scrum
9 196 (10.48%) OOP
10 179 (9.57%) Software Engineering
11 132 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
12 108 (5.78%) SDLC
13 106 (5.67%) Responsive Web Design
14 103 (5.51%) Mentoring
15 102 (5.45%) CRM
16 95 (5.08%) Unit Testing
17 91 (4.87%) SOA
18 88 (4.71%) SOLID
19 85 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
20 83 (4.44%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 917 (49.04%) C#
2 574 (30.70%) SQL
3 490 (26.20%) PHP
4 278 (14.87%) Java
5 166 (8.88%) VB.NET
6 123 (6.58%) T-SQL
7 99 (5.29%) Python
8 73 (3.90%) Ruby
9 56 (2.99%) C
10 55 (2.94%) Objective-C
11 50 (2.67%) C++
12 42 (2.25%) TypeScript
13 34 (1.82%) PHP 7
13 34 (1.82%) XPath
14 29 (1.55%) Bash Shell
15 24 (1.28%) VB
16 22 (1.18%) PowerShell
16 22 (1.18%) Scala
17 17 (0.91%) Apple Swift
17 17 (0.91%) ES6
Qualifications
1 153 (8.18%) Degree
2 48 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (0.80%) ISTQB
4 12 (0.64%) MCSD
5 7 (0.37%) PMI Certification
5 7 (0.37%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.27%) Postgraduate
6 5 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.21%) HND
7 4 (0.21%) ISEB
7 4 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (0.21%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.053%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.053%) MCPD
9 1 (0.053%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (3.74%) QA
2 4 (0.21%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.21%) SLA
3 1 (0.053%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.053%) PMO
3 1 (0.053%) WAI
System Software
1 85 (4.55%) Docker
2 23 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.86%) Firmware
4 15 (0.80%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.053%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 39 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (1.55%) Puppet
3 17 (0.91%) Kubernetes
4 15 (0.80%) Consul
4 15 (0.80%) Docker Swarm
4 15 (0.80%) Mesos
4 15 (0.80%) Nagios
4 15 (0.80%) StatsD
4 15 (0.80%) Terraform
5 10 (0.53%) Ansible
6 3 (0.16%) Rancher
7 2 (0.11%) cPanel
7 2 (0.11%) Plesk
8 1 (0.053%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.053%) Graphite
8 1 (0.053%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.053%) SCCM
8 1 (0.053%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.053%) WSUS
8 1 (0.053%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 286 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 62 (3.32%) Google
3 57 (3.05%) Adobe
4 51 (2.73%) Oracle
5 43 (2.30%) Zend
6 38 (2.03%) Xamarin
7 24 (1.28%) VMware
8 17 (0.91%) Twitter
9 16 (0.86%) New Relic
10 15 (0.80%) IBM
11 13 (0.70%) EMC
11 13 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (0.64%) Facebook
12 12 (0.64%) Pega
12 12 (0.64%) Sitecore
13 10 (0.53%) Apple
14 9 (0.48%) Red Hat
14 9 (0.48%) Sybase
15 8 (0.43%) ServiceNow
15 8 (0.43%) Veeam
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + cracking benefits package!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 65k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Nimbus Property Technologies
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Computer People
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwickshire
Network ITR
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Send
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits Package (and additional day
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + many generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension +25 days holiday
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Home working + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago