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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 8 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 221 235 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.20% 15.73% 15.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.64% 29.52% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 156 161 137
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
657 796 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.19% 53.28% 55.73%
Number of salaries quoted 446 551 452
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 July 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 312 (74.46%) HTML
2 282 (67.30%) CSS
3 218 (52.03%) Agile Software Development
4 167 (39.86%) jQuery
5 145 (34.61%) C#
6 142 (33.89%) .NET
7 134 (31.98%) Java
8 130 (31.03%) MVC
9 113 (26.97%) ASP.NET
10 108 (25.78%) SQL Server
11 102 (24.34%) HTML5
12 83 (19.81%) Finance
13 78 (18.62%) SQL
14 76 (18.14%) Scrum
14 76 (18.14%) Degree
15 74 (17.66%) TDD
16 73 (17.42%) AngularJS
17 70 (16.71%) Software Engineering
18 67 (15.99%) ASP.NET MVC
19 60 (14.32%) CSS3
20 58 (13.84%) .NET Framework
20 58 (13.84%) Microsoft
21 56 (13.37%) PHP
22 55 (13.13%) Python
22 55 (13.13%) Banking
23 53 (12.65%) Web Services
24 47 (11.22%) SDLC
25 45 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
25 45 (10.74%) Hibernate
26 44 (10.50%) Git (software)

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 40 (9.55%) JBoss
2 39 (9.31%) CMS
3 30 (7.16%) SharePoint
4 21 (5.01%) WebSphere
5 18 (4.30%) Apache
6 15 (3.58%) WordPress
7 14 (3.34%) Drupal
7 14 (3.34%) IBM Notes
8 13 (3.10%) Node.js
9 9 (2.15%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.67%) Alfresco
10 7 (1.67%) Apache Pig
11 5 (1.19%) IIS
11 5 (1.19%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.48%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.48%) SilverStripe
14 1 (0.24%) Moodle
Applications
1 41 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.95%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.48%) InDesign
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.24%) GIMP
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.19%) Magento
2 4 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.48%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 37 (8.83%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.43%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (1.43%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.72%) SaaS
6 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.48%) IaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.10%) CTI
2 9 (2.15%) HTTP
3 7 (1.67%) Internet
4 5 (1.19%) Intranet
4 5 (1.19%) LAN
4 5 (1.19%) WAN
5 3 (0.72%) LDAP
6 1 (0.24%) IPsec
6 1 (0.24%) SSH
6 1 (0.24%) DHCP
6 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.24%) VPN
6 1 (0.24%) DNS
6 1 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (25.78%) SQL Server
2 39 (9.31%) Relational Database
3 26 (6.21%) MySQL
4 23 (5.49%) RDBMS
4 23 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (3.58%) Big Data
5 15 (3.58%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.34%) MS Access
7 7 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.67%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.67%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.43%) Apache Hive
8 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.48%) QlikView
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.24%) SQLite
13 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (10.50%) Git (software)
2 27 (6.44%) Selenium
3 23 (5.49%) Jenkins
4 21 (5.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (5.01%) Visual Studio
5 18 (4.30%) Maven
6 16 (3.82%) Subversion
7 12 (2.86%) JIRA
8 9 (2.15%) Eclipse
9 8 (1.91%) WebDriver
9 8 (1.91%) Artifactory
10 7 (1.67%) Grunt
10 7 (1.67%) FogBugz
10 7 (1.67%) JUnit
10 7 (1.67%) Bugzilla
11 6 (1.43%) Ant
12 5 (1.19%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.19%) Mercurial
12 5 (1.19%) gulp
13 4 (0.95%) Selenium IDE
General
1 83 (19.81%) Finance
2 55 (13.13%) Banking
3 43 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 18 (4.30%) Marketing
5 12 (2.86%) Games
6 10 (2.39%) Multimedia
7 7 (1.67%) Retail
8 5 (1.19%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.19%) Advertising
9 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 287 (68.50%) Developer
2 66 (15.75%) Web Developer
3 50 (11.93%) .NET Developer
4 47 (11.22%) Java Developer
5 45 (10.74%) Front-End Developer
6 43 (10.26%) Software Engineer
7 42 (10.02%) Senior Developer
8 21 (5.01%) C# Developer
9 18 (4.30%) Software Developer
9 18 (4.30%) Front-End Web Developer
10 17 (4.06%) Junior
11 15 (3.58%) QA Engineer
12 12 (2.86%) UI Developer
13 11 (2.63%) UI Programmer
13 11 (2.63%) Graduate
13 11 (2.63%) Analyst
13 11 (2.63%) Test Engineer
14 9 (2.15%) Senior Software Engineer
14 9 (2.15%) PHP Developer
14 9 (2.15%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (74.46%) HTML
2 282 (67.30%) CSS
3 167 (39.86%) jQuery
4 142 (33.89%) .NET
5 113 (26.97%) ASP.NET
6 102 (24.34%) HTML5
7 73 (17.42%) AngularJS
8 67 (15.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 60 (14.32%) CSS3
10 58 (13.84%) .NET Framework
11 53 (12.65%) Web Services
12 45 (10.74%) Hibernate
13 42 (10.02%) Ajax
14 35 (8.35%) Spring
15 34 (8.11%) XML
15 34 (8.11%) RESTful
15 34 (8.11%) JSON
16 31 (7.40%) JSP
17 30 (7.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 28 (6.68%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.16%) Computer Science
2 24 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.77%) User Experience
4 12 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.67%) Social Media
6 6 (1.43%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.19%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.72%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.72%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.72%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.48%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.48%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.48%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.48%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.48%) FMCG
9 2 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.24%) Health Informatics
10 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.24%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 42 (10.02%) Linux
2 24 (5.73%) Apple iOS
3 20 (4.77%) Windows
4 18 (4.30%) Android
5 12 (2.86%) UNIX
6 6 (1.43%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.24%) CentOS
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (52.03%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (31.03%) MVC
3 76 (18.14%) Scrum
4 74 (17.66%) TDD
5 70 (16.71%) Software Engineering
6 47 (11.22%) SDLC
7 45 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (10.02%) Unit Testing
9 41 (9.79%) Web Development
10 35 (8.35%) OO
11 21 (5.01%) Open Source
12 19 (4.53%) Mentoring
13 16 (3.82%) ITSM
13 16 (3.82%) Service Management
14 14 (3.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (3.34%) Responsive Web Design
15 13 (3.10%) CRM
15 13 (3.10%) Automated Testing
16 12 (2.86%) Software Testing
16 12 (2.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 145 (34.61%) C#
2 134 (31.98%) Java
3 78 (18.62%) SQL
4 56 (13.37%) PHP
5 55 (13.13%) Python
6 28 (6.68%) C++
7 27 (6.44%) T-SQL
8 20 (4.77%) Ruby
9 16 (3.82%) VBA
10 13 (3.10%) C
11 11 (2.63%) Perl
12 9 (2.15%) VB.NET
13 7 (1.67%) VBScript
14 5 (1.19%) VB
14 5 (1.19%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.19%) PHP5
15 3 (0.72%) VB6
15 3 (0.72%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.24%) Scala
16 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 76 (18.14%) Degree
2 13 (3.10%) ISTQB
3 12 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.39%) ISEB
5 7 (1.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.26%) QA
2 5 (1.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.19%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.19%) XenApp
2 5 (1.19%) XenDesktop
2 5 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (3.10%) Puppet
1 13 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.43%) Nagios
2 6 (1.43%) Munin
2 6 (1.43%) Graphite
3 5 (1.19%) TeamSite
4 2 (0.48%) Ansible
Vendors
1 58 (13.84%) Microsoft
2 41 (9.79%) Oracle
3 14 (3.34%) Lotus
4 9 (2.15%) Adobe
5 6 (1.43%) VMware
6 5 (1.19%) Citrix
6 5 (1.19%) Hyland
7 2 (0.48%) Twitter
7 2 (0.48%) HP
8 1 (0.24%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.24%) Zend
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k - 40k + bonus, healthcare, 25 days leave
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 35k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NetTalent
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECM Selection
Salary: £40k to £exceptional DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Orion Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Orion Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive 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
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £31000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 12 days ago