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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 12 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 156 247 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.27% 18.15% 17.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.29% 38.06% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 123 194 178
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,900
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 Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
515 649 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.52% 47.69% 48.46%
Number of salaries quoted 366 473 468
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

JavaScript
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 14 February 2016.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 252 (73.26%) HTML
2 219 (63.66%) CSS
3 194 (56.40%) Agile Software Development
4 129 (37.50%) Java
5 115 (33.43%) jQuery
6 113 (32.85%) C#
6 113 (32.85%) .NET
7 112 (32.56%) HTML5
8 99 (28.78%) Degree
9 89 (25.87%) SQL
10 87 (25.29%) AngularJS
11 85 (24.71%) MVC
12 79 (22.97%) Web Services
13 77 (22.38%) ASP.NET
14 73 (21.22%) CSS3
15 65 (18.90%) Scrum
16 62 (18.02%) RESTful
17 58 (16.86%) Spring
18 56 (16.28%) SQL Server
19 54 (15.70%) TDD
20 53 (15.41%) Unit Testing
21 52 (15.12%) Open Source
22 47 (13.66%) Finance
23 45 (13.08%) XML
23 45 (13.08%) Git (software)
24 44 (12.79%) JSON
24 44 (12.79%) Hibernate
25 42 (12.21%) Software Engineering
25 42 (12.21%) OO
25 42 (12.21%) PHP

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 30 (8.72%) CMS
1 30 (8.72%) JBoss
2 27 (7.85%) Alfresco
3 23 (6.69%) Node.js
4 20 (5.81%) Apache
5 15 (4.36%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.20%) Drupal
7 10 (2.91%) IIS
8 9 (2.62%) Tomcat
8 9 (2.62%) Umbraco
8 9 (2.62%) WordPress
9 7 (2.03%) Apache Spark
10 6 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.45%) Oracle Spatial
12 4 (1.16%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.29%) SilverStripe
14 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (4.36%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.74%) MS Office
3 4 (1.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.20%) Magento
2 2 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.92%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (5.23%) SaaS
4 16 (4.65%) Heroku
5 14 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.74%) Google Compute Engine
7 5 (1.45%) GitHub
7 5 (1.45%) Office 365
8 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.87%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.87%) IaaS
9 2 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.62%) Internet
2 5 (1.45%) HTTP
3 4 (1.16%) Intranet
3 4 (1.16%) WAN
4 3 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.58%) Network Security
6 1 (0.29%) Firewall
6 1 (0.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 34 (9.88%) MySQL
3 14 (4.07%) NoSQL
4 12 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.91%) Big Data
5 10 (2.91%) Hadoop
5 10 (2.91%) RDBMS
6 9 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.45%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.45%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.87%) GIS
11 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.58%) Redis
12 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 45 (13.08%) Git (software)
2 40 (11.63%) Maven
3 32 (9.30%) Jenkins
4 31 (9.01%) Selenium
5 27 (7.85%) Artifactory
6 17 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (4.65%) Visual Studio
8 13 (3.78%) Grunt
9 11 (3.20%) Subversion
10 8 (2.33%) gulp
10 8 (2.33%) JUnit
11 7 (2.03%) Ant
11 7 (2.03%) JIRA
11 7 (2.03%) Mercurial
11 7 (2.03%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.74%) Oracle APEX
12 6 (1.74%) Toad
13 5 (1.45%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.45%) JDeveloper
13 5 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (13.66%) Finance
2 34 (9.88%) Banking
3 25 (7.27%) Marketing
3 25 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.65%) Games
5 5 (1.45%) Legal
5 5 (1.45%) Retail
6 4 (1.16%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (1.16%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.29%) Law
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 245 (71.22%) Developer
2 66 (19.19%) Java Developer
3 51 (14.83%) .NET Developer
4 36 (10.47%) Web Developer
5 35 (10.17%) Senior Developer
6 32 (9.30%) C# Developer
6 32 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
7 31 (9.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 28 (8.14%) Software Developer
9 26 (7.56%) C# .NET Developer
10 25 (7.27%) ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (7.27%) Software Engineer
11 23 (6.69%) Open Source Developer
11 23 (6.69%) PHP Developer
12 21 (6.10%) Lead Developer
13 20 (5.81%) Analyst
14 16 (4.65%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 14 (4.07%) .NET Software Developer
16 12 (3.49%) Business Analyst
16 12 (3.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (73.26%) HTML
2 219 (63.66%) CSS
3 115 (33.43%) jQuery
4 113 (32.85%) .NET
5 112 (32.56%) HTML5
6 87 (25.29%) AngularJS
7 79 (22.97%) Web Services
8 77 (22.38%) ASP.NET
9 73 (21.22%) CSS3
10 62 (18.02%) RESTful
11 58 (16.86%) Spring
12 45 (13.08%) XML
13 44 (12.79%) Hibernate
13 44 (12.79%) JSON
14 36 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 34 (9.88%) React
16 30 (8.72%) XHTML
17 29 (8.43%) Backbone.js
17 29 (8.43%) Sass
18 27 (7.85%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.59%) Computer Science
2 30 (8.72%) User Experience
3 26 (7.56%) Mobile App
4 16 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.36%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.03%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.03%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.74%) Social Media
8 5 (1.45%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.16%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.16%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.87%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.87%) Physics
10 3 (0.87%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.58%) GPGPU
11 2 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.58%) Remote Sensing
12 1 (0.29%) Fintech
12 1 (0.29%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.47%) Windows
2 35 (10.17%) Linux
3 14 (4.07%) Unix
4 9 (2.62%) Android
5 8 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.16%) VMS
7 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (56.40%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (24.71%) MVC
3 65 (18.90%) Scrum
4 54 (15.70%) TDD
5 53 (15.41%) Unit Testing
6 52 (15.12%) Open Source
7 42 (12.21%) OO
7 42 (12.21%) Software Engineering
8 39 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (10.17%) SDLC
10 33 (9.59%) SOA
11 32 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 32 (9.30%) Web Development
12 31 (9.01%) BDD
13 30 (8.72%) Front End Development
14 28 (8.14%) Document Management
15 20 (5.81%) Project Management
16 19 (5.52%) E-Commerce
16 19 (5.52%) Responsive Web Design
17 15 (4.36%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (37.50%) Java
2 113 (32.85%) C#
3 89 (25.87%) SQL
4 42 (12.21%) PHP
5 36 (10.47%) Python
6 19 (5.52%) T-SQL
7 17 (4.94%) Ruby
8 14 (4.07%) C++
8 14 (4.07%) VB.NET
8 14 (4.07%) VBA
9 10 (2.91%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.62%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.33%) VB
12 5 (1.45%) Perl
12 5 (1.45%) Scala
12 5 (1.45%) VBScript
13 4 (1.16%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.16%) VB6
14 3 (0.87%) R
15 1 (0.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 99 (28.78%) Degree
2 23 (6.69%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.45%) OCA
3 5 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (0.87%) ISEB
4 3 (0.87%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.29%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.94%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.87%) TeamSite
3 2 (0.58%) Ansible
4 1 (0.29%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 39 (11.34%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.52%) Oracle
3 11 (3.20%) Google
4 6 (1.74%) Zend
5 5 (1.45%) Adobe
6 4 (1.16%) Facebook
6 4 (1.16%) Twitter
7 2 (0.58%) Apple
7 2 (0.58%) Cognos
7 2 (0.58%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.58%) SAP
8 1 (0.29%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.29%) HP
8 1 (0.29%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.29%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.29%) Omniture
8 1 (0.29%) Splunk
8 1 (0.29%) Sybase
8 1 (0.29%) Tableau
8 1 (0.29%) TIBCO
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Pro-Quest
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CodeClan
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + Plus Pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow, Edinburgh, Scotland
Dynamic Nation
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago