The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 5 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 6 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 14.29% 9.86% 6.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 27.45% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 14
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,750 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £43,550 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JavaScript
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 51 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 38.10% 35.92% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 42 81
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Aberdeen

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (75.00%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) Ajax
7 3 (25.00%) Subversion
7 3 (25.00%) WCF
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (25.00%) Xamarin
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
8 2 (16.67%) API Development
8 2 (16.67%) HTML5
8 2 (16.67%) RESTful
8 2 (16.67%) Node.js

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing JavaScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JavaScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) GIS
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) Ajax
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (8.33%) LINQ
6 1 (8.33%) SignalR
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) API Development
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Xamarin
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