The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaScript
Rank 8 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 241 185 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.05% 15.31% 12.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.05% 27.33% 24.96%
Number of salaries quoted 166 136 107
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £47,940
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
802 677 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.40% 56.04% 48.25%
Number of salaries quoted 559 454 419
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JavaScript
Scotland

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 24 July 2014.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 338 (68.70%) HTML
2 301 (61.18%) CSS
3 223 (45.33%) C#
4 221 (44.92%) .NET
5 194 (39.43%) jQuery
6 172 (34.96%) Java
7 158 (32.11%) MVC
8 157 (31.91%) ASP.NET
9 130 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
10 129 (26.22%) SQL
11 116 (23.58%) XML
12 112 (22.76%) SQL Server
13 106 (21.54%) HTML5
14 98 (19.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 98 (19.92%) Degree
15 96 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
16 95 (19.31%) TDD
17 94 (19.11%) Software Engineering
18 88 (17.89%) Linux
19 85 (17.28%) Microsoft
20 81 (16.46%) JSON
21 79 (16.06%) SOA
22 78 (15.85%) Ajax
23 77 (15.65%) Scrum
24 76 (15.45%) .NET Framework
25 74 (15.04%) CSS3
25 74 (15.04%) Web Services
26 72 (14.63%) Open Source
27 71 (14.43%) OO
27 71 (14.43%) Hibernate

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 29 (5.89%) CMS
1 29 (5.89%) Alfresco
2 27 (5.49%) SharePoint
3 25 (5.08%) Drupal
4 22 (4.47%) IIS
5 20 (4.07%) Apache
6 14 (2.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
8 11 (2.24%) Node.js
9 10 (2.03%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (1.22%) NServiceBus
12 6 (1.22%) Tomcat
13 5 (1.02%) ArcGIS
13 5 (1.02%) Joomla!
13 5 (1.02%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.02%) WordPress
14 3 (0.61%) WebSphere Process Server
14 3 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 50 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.03%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.83%) InfoPath
4 8 (1.63%) GIMP
5 5 (1.02%) MS Office
6 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.02%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (1.02%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.02%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 5 (1.02%) Oracle iProcurement
2 5 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.02%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (1.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (1.02%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.20%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.22%) SaaS
4 4 (0.81%) GitHub
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.86%) LDAP
2 13 (2.64%) HTTP
2 13 (2.64%) Internet
3 7 (1.42%) Intranet
4 3 (0.61%) ATM
5 2 (0.41%) SSL
5 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) IPsec
6 1 (0.20%) VPN
6 1 (0.20%) DHCP
6 1 (0.20%) DNS
6 1 (0.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (22.76%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.35%) MySQL
3 31 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (5.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (4.07%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.64%) Big Data
7 12 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 12 (2.44%) NoSQL
7 12 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 4 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.41%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.41%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 39 (7.93%) Maven
2 38 (7.72%) Visual Studio
3 33 (6.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (6.71%) Selenium
4 31 (6.30%) Jenkins
5 28 (5.69%) JUnit
6 27 (5.49%) Artifactory
7 21 (4.27%) TestNG
7 21 (4.27%) Git (software)
8 20 (4.07%) Ant
9 18 (3.66%) Eclipse
10 13 (2.64%) Subversion
11 9 (1.83%) Oracle APEX
12 8 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (1.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 6 (1.22%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.22%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.22%) SpecFlow
14 5 (1.02%) InstallShield
14 5 (1.02%) MSBuild
General
1 42 (8.54%) Finance
2 24 (4.88%) Marketing
3 14 (2.85%) Retail
4 10 (2.03%) French Language
4 10 (2.03%) Legal
5 9 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.63%) Games
7 7 (1.42%) Advertising
7 7 (1.42%) Banking
7 7 (1.42%) German Language
8 6 (1.22%) Law
9 5 (1.02%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.61%) Automotive
10 3 (0.61%) Local Government
11 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.41%) Back Office
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 358 (72.76%) Developer
2 84 (17.07%) Software Developer
3 81 (16.46%) Java Developer
4 71 (14.43%) Senior Developer
5 67 (13.62%) Software Engineer
6 43 (8.74%) Web Developer
7 42 (8.54%) Programmer
8 32 (6.50%) .NET Developer
8 32 (6.50%) Senior Software Engineer
9 28 (5.69%) C# Developer
10 25 (5.08%) Front-End Developer
11 22 (4.47%) Senior Java Developer
12 21 (4.27%) Analyst
13 20 (4.07%) C# Programmer
14 19 (3.86%) Architect
14 19 (3.86%) Junior
14 19 (3.86%) UI Programmer
14 19 (3.86%) UI Developer
14 19 (3.86%) .NET Programmer
15 18 (3.66%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (68.70%) HTML
2 301 (61.18%) CSS
3 221 (44.92%) .NET
4 194 (39.43%) jQuery
5 157 (31.91%) ASP.NET
6 116 (23.58%) XML
7 106 (21.54%) HTML5
8 98 (19.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 81 (16.46%) JSON
10 78 (15.85%) Ajax
11 76 (15.45%) .NET Framework
12 74 (15.04%) CSS3
12 74 (15.04%) Web Services
13 71 (14.43%) Hibernate
14 59 (11.99%) WCF
15 58 (11.79%) Spring
16 55 (11.18%) RESTful
17 50 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 42 (8.54%) XSLT
19 39 (7.93%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 72 (14.63%) Open Source
2 56 (11.38%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.66%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.05%) Graphic Design
5 13 (2.64%) GIS
5 13 (2.64%) N-Tier
5 13 (2.64%) Digital Media
6 12 (2.44%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.63%) PKI
7 8 (1.63%) Blog
8 6 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.22%) Social Media
8 6 (1.22%) Physics
9 5 (1.02%) E-Learning
9 5 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.81%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.61%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.61%) Life Science
11 3 (0.61%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 88 (17.89%) Linux
2 38 (7.72%) UNIX
3 31 (6.30%) Windows
4 22 (4.47%) Android
5 21 (4.27%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.24%) Mac OS X
7 9 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.22%) Solaris
9 5 (1.02%) AIX
10 4 (0.81%) CentOS
11 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.41%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.20%) Fedora
13 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (32.11%) MVC
2 130 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
4 95 (19.31%) TDD
5 94 (19.11%) Software Engineering
6 79 (16.06%) SOA
7 77 (15.65%) Scrum
8 71 (14.43%) OO
9 70 (14.23%) Web Development
10 56 (11.38%) Unit Testing
11 46 (9.35%) Workflow
12 43 (8.74%) BDD
13 41 (8.33%) Document Management
14 33 (6.71%) OOP
15 32 (6.50%) E-Commerce
16 29 (5.89%) User Acceptance Testing
16 29 (5.89%) Automated Testing
17 22 (4.47%) Refactoring
18 21 (4.27%) CRM
18 21 (4.27%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 223 (45.33%) C#
2 172 (34.96%) Java
3 129 (26.22%) SQL
4 56 (11.38%) Python
5 53 (10.77%) PHP
6 43 (8.74%) Ruby
7 34 (6.91%) Perl
8 27 (5.49%) C++
9 22 (4.47%) T-SQL
10 19 (3.86%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.64%) Objective-C
11 13 (2.64%) CoffeeScript
12 12 (2.44%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.24%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.83%) F#
15 5 (1.02%) ActionScript
15 5 (1.02%) XQuery
16 4 (0.81%) PHP5
16 4 (0.81%) VB
17 3 (0.61%) Jython
Qualifications
1 98 (19.92%) Degree
2 15 (3.05%) Postgraduate
3 11 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.42%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.02%) MBA
5 5 (1.02%) OCP
5 5 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) GIAC
7 1 (0.20%) ISEB
7 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.85%) ISO 9001
2 8 (1.63%) SLA
3 7 (1.42%) QA
System Software
1 8 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.02%) Capistrano
2 3 (0.61%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.61%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 85 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 56 (11.38%) JBoss
3 37 (7.52%) Oracle
4 18 (3.66%) Adobe
5 17 (3.46%) Twitter
6 9 (1.83%) Google
7 7 (1.42%) VMware
8 6 (1.22%) Zend
9 5 (1.02%) Reuters
9 5 (1.02%) Facebook
10 3 (0.61%) IBM
10 3 (0.61%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.41%) Ektron
11 2 (0.41%) Tableau
11 2 (0.41%) Omniture
11 2 (0.41%) Greenplum
11 2 (0.41%) Informatica
11 2 (0.41%) Sybase
12 1 (0.20%) SAP
12 1 (0.20%) HP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Tom Tom
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexible work pattern
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Ashdown IT
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £3000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £300 to £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Career Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + 33 days hol,BUPA,Childcare Vouchers
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago