Jquery Table Sorter

This is a simple Jquery table sorter click the table headers to sort

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ID Name Age Job
1 John 25 Pilot
2 Mark 43 Joiner
3 Jane 22 Designer
 <!DOCTYPE html>
  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8" />
  <title>Lightbox Demo</title>
  <script src="http://code.jquery.com/jquery-latest.js"></script>
  <style type="text/css">
  td, th {
  border: 1px solid #111;
  padding: 6px;
  th {
  font-weight: 700;
  <script type='text/javascript'>//<![CDATA[ 
  var sortTable = $('table');
  $('#sortId, #sortName, #sortAge, #sortJob')
  var th = $(this),
  thIndex = th.index(),
  inverse = false;
  return $(this).index() === thIndex;
  }).sortElements(function(a, b){
  return $.text([a]) > $.text([b]) ?
  inverse ? -1 : 1
  : inverse ? 1 : -1;
  }, function(){
  return this.parentNode; 
  inverse = !inverse;
  <th id="sortId">ID</th>
  <th id="sortName">Name</th>
  <th id="sortAge">Age</th>
  <th id="sortJob">Job</th>
  <script type="text/javascript">
  jQuery.fn.sortElements = (function(){
  var sort = [].sort;
  return function(comparator, getSortable) {
  getSortable = getSortable || function(){return this;};
  var placements = this.map(function(){
  var sortElement = getSortable.call(this),
  parentNode = sortElement.parentNode,
  nextSibling = parentNode.insertBefore(
  return function() {
  parentNode.insertBefore(this, nextSibling);
  return sort.call(this, comparator).each(function(i){

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