The table below looks at the statistics for JavaScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JavaScript over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 197 262 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.58% 15.90% 13.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.93% 33.81% 25.38%
Number of salaries quoted 152 176 103
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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 Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
637 775 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 47.15% 47.03% 53.46%
Number of salaries quoted 435 538 364
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

JavaScript Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

JavaScript Salary Trend in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JavaScript across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

1 302 (66.96%) HTML
2 279 (61.86%) CSS
3 235 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
4 180 (39.91%) .NET
5 176 (39.02%) C#
6 174 (38.58%) jQuery
7 157 (34.81%) ASP.NET
8 155 (34.37%) MVC
9 135 (29.93%) Java
10 121 (26.83%) SQL Server
11 105 (23.28%) Degree
11 105 (23.28%) HTML5
12 104 (23.06%) .NET Framework
13 100 (22.17%) Software Engineering
14 98 (21.73%) SQL
15 91 (20.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 77 (17.07%) Scrum
17 76 (16.85%) Web Services
18 75 (16.63%) Finance
19 72 (15.96%) Ajax
19 72 (15.96%) Python
19 72 (15.96%) Microsoft
20 70 (15.52%) TDD
21 68 (15.08%) Amazon AWS
22 61 (13.53%) NHibernate
23 54 (11.97%) CSS3
24 53 (11.75%) PHP
25 52 (11.53%) Banking
26 51 (11.31%) T-SQL
27 50 (11.09%) MS Excel

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 33 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 32 (7.10%) CMS
3 26 (5.76%) Drupal
4 25 (5.54%) JBoss
5 21 (4.66%) IBM Notes
6 18 (3.99%) WordPress
7 15 (3.33%) Node.js
8 13 (2.88%) Apache
9 12 (2.66%) WebSphere
10 11 (2.44%) IIS
11 9 (2.00%) Tomcat
12 8 (1.77%) Umbraco
13 5 (1.11%) Joomla!
14 4 (0.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 4 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.89%) ExpressionEngine
14 4 (0.89%) Apache Pig
15 3 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
16 1 (0.22%) Mule
16 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 50 (11.09%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.22%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.55%) GIMP
4 5 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.67%) InDesign
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 7 (1.55%) Magento
2 6 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 68 (15.08%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (5.54%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (2.66%) SaaS
5 4 (0.89%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (0.89%) AWS OpsWorks
5 4 (0.89%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.22%) Office 365
6 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.00%) HTTP
2 6 (1.33%) Intranet
2 6 (1.33%) Internet
3 3 (0.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.44%) CTI
5 1 (0.22%) IPsec
5 1 (0.22%) SSH
5 1 (0.22%) SMTP
5 1 (0.22%) DHCP
5 1 (0.22%) SSL
5 1 (0.22%) VPN
5 1 (0.22%) DNS
5 1 (0.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.87%) MySQL
3 38 (8.43%) Relational Database
4 20 (4.43%) MS Access
5 17 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (3.55%) RDBMS
6 16 (3.55%) MongoDB
7 14 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (2.44%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.55%) Big Data
11 6 (1.33%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.11%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.89%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 1 (0.22%) JasperReports
15 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.32%) Visual Studio
3 18 (3.99%) Selenium
4 17 (3.77%) Mercurial
5 15 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (2.88%) Subversion
7 12 (2.66%) Grunt
8 10 (2.22%) Jasmine
8 10 (2.22%) Jenkins
9 9 (2.00%) QUnit
10 8 (1.77%) Maven
11 7 (1.55%) PhantomJS
12 5 (1.11%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.11%) JUnit
13 4 (0.89%) Ant
13 4 (0.89%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 2 (0.44%) LoadRunner
14 2 (0.44%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.44%) ClearCase
General
1 75 (16.63%) Finance
2 52 (11.53%) Banking
3 42 (9.31%) Telecoms
4 28 (6.21%) Marketing
5 20 (4.43%) Games
6 11 (2.44%) Retail
6 11 (2.44%) Multimedia
7 6 (1.33%) Advertising
8 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.67%) Back Office
9 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Front Office
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 315 (69.84%) Developer
2 60 (13.30%) Software Engineer
3 59 (13.08%) Web Developer
4 50 (11.09%) .NET Developer
5 47 (10.42%) Java Developer
5 47 (10.42%) Software Developer
6 43 (9.53%) Senior Developer
7 36 (7.98%) C# Developer
8 35 (7.76%) Front-End Developer
9 22 (4.88%) QA Engineer
10 17 (3.77%) PHP Developer
10 17 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
11 15 (3.33%) AWS Developer
11 15 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
12 14 (3.10%) UI Developer
12 14 (3.10%) C# .NET Developer
13 13 (2.88%) UI Programmer
13 13 (2.88%) Junior
14 12 (2.66%) Front-End Web Developer
15 11 (2.44%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (66.96%) HTML
2 279 (61.86%) CSS
3 180 (39.91%) .NET
4 174 (38.58%) jQuery
5 157 (34.81%) ASP.NET
6 105 (23.28%) HTML5
7 104 (23.06%) .NET Framework
8 91 (20.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 76 (16.85%) Web Services
10 72 (15.96%) Ajax
11 61 (13.53%) NHibernate
12 54 (11.97%) CSS3
13 45 (9.98%) AngularJS
13 45 (9.98%) XML
13 45 (9.98%) Hibernate
14 42 (9.31%) Entity Framework
15 32 (7.10%) Spring
16 29 (6.43%) Backbone.js
17 28 (6.21%) Sass
18 24 (5.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.87%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.76%) User Experience
3 24 (5.32%) Mobile App
4 21 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (3.55%) Social Media
7 15 (3.33%) Open Source
8 14 (3.10%) Cryptography
9 11 (2.44%) Xbox
10 9 (2.00%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.55%) Digital Media
12 5 (1.11%) FMCG
13 4 (0.89%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.89%) Photography
13 4 (0.89%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.89%) Physics
13 4 (0.89%) SWIFT
14 2 (0.44%) E-Learning
14 2 (0.44%) iPad
14 2 (0.44%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.31%) Linux
2 32 (7.10%) Apple iOS
3 25 (5.54%) Android
4 10 (2.22%) Windows
5 7 (1.55%) UNIX
6 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.44%) Solaris
7 1 (0.22%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (52.11%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (34.37%) MVC
3 100 (22.17%) Software Engineering
4 77 (17.07%) Scrum
5 70 (15.52%) TDD
6 46 (10.20%) OO
6 46 (10.20%) Mentoring
7 41 (9.09%) Web Development
8 39 (8.65%) Unit Testing
9 34 (7.54%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (4.43%) E-Commerce
11 19 (4.21%) Project Management
12 17 (3.77%) Automated Testing
13 16 (3.55%) Android Development
13 16 (3.55%) iOS Development
14 15 (3.33%) DevOps
14 15 (3.33%) Test Scripting
14 15 (3.33%) Regression Testing
15 14 (3.10%) CRM
16 13 (2.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 176 (39.02%) C#
2 135 (29.93%) Java
3 98 (21.73%) SQL
4 72 (15.96%) Python
5 53 (11.75%) PHP
6 51 (11.31%) T-SQL
7 22 (4.88%) Ruby
7 22 (4.88%) C++
8 21 (4.66%) VBA
9 15 (3.33%) C
10 13 (2.88%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.88%) Perl
11 11 (2.44%) PHP5
12 7 (1.55%) ActionScript
13 6 (1.33%) VBScript
14 5 (1.11%) XPath
15 4 (0.89%) XQuery
15 4 (0.89%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.67%) VB6
16 3 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 105 (23.28%) Degree
2 9 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.89%) ISEB
3 4 (0.89%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.44%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.54%) QA
2 5 (1.11%) SLA
3 4 (0.89%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.22%) HL7
Systems Management
1 14 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (3.10%) Puppet
2 9 (2.00%) Graphite
2 9 (2.00%) Munin
2 9 (2.00%) Nagios
3 3 (0.67%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.22%) SCCM
4 1 (0.22%) SCOM
4 1 (0.22%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 72 (15.96%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.31%) Oracle
3 21 (4.66%) Lotus
4 5 (1.11%) Adobe
5 4 (0.89%) IBM
5 4 (0.89%) Hyland
5 4 (0.89%) Appcelerator
6 3 (0.67%) HP
7 2 (0.44%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.44%) Sybase
7 2 (0.44%) Twitter
8 1 (0.22%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.22%) Informatica
8 1 (0.22%) TIBCO
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits and culture
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 40k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + multiple
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago