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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 11 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 209 213 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.14% 14.46% 12.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.74% 27.81% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 144 168 99
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,200
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
680 766 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.77% 52.00% 54.61%
Number of salaries quoted 450 546 415
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 307 (77.72%) HTML
2 277 (70.13%) CSS
3 204 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
4 157 (39.75%) jQuery
5 133 (33.67%) C#
6 128 (32.41%) .NET
7 126 (31.90%) Java
8 107 (27.09%) MVC
9 97 (24.56%) ASP.NET
10 96 (24.30%) HTML5
11 89 (22.53%) SQL Server
12 85 (21.52%) SQL
13 77 (19.49%) Finance
14 75 (18.99%) AngularJS
15 72 (18.23%) Scrum
16 64 (16.20%) TDD
17 61 (15.44%) Software Engineering
17 61 (15.44%) Degree
18 60 (15.19%) CSS3
19 56 (14.18%) ASP.NET MVC
20 51 (12.91%) PHP
21 47 (11.90%) Web Services
21 47 (11.90%) Git (software)
22 46 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
22 46 (11.65%) Banking
22 46 (11.65%) Microsoft
23 43 (10.89%) Linux
23 43 (10.89%) Unit Testing
24 41 (10.38%) Hibernate
24 41 (10.38%) .NET Framework

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (10.13%) JBoss
2 38 (9.62%) CMS
3 25 (6.33%) SharePoint
4 19 (4.81%) Apache
5 18 (4.56%) WebSphere
6 13 (3.29%) Drupal
6 13 (3.29%) WordPress
7 12 (3.04%) Node.js
8 11 (2.78%) Alfresco
9 9 (2.28%) IBM Notes
10 8 (2.03%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.52%) Apache Pig
12 5 (1.27%) Umbraco
13 4 (1.01%) IIS
13 4 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.51%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.51%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.51%) SilverStripe
15 1 (0.25%) MQSeries
Applications
1 28 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.51%) InDesign
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 5 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.27%) Magento
2 2 (0.51%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.27%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (1.27%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (0.76%) GitHub
4 3 (0.76%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.76%) SaaS
4 3 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.51%) IaaS
6 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.54%) CTI
2 9 (2.28%) HTTP
3 7 (1.77%) Internet
4 6 (1.52%) WAN
5 5 (1.27%) LAN
6 4 (1.01%) LDAP
6 4 (1.01%) Intranet
7 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (22.53%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.86%) Relational Database
3 26 (6.58%) MySQL
4 23 (5.82%) RDBMS
4 23 (5.82%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (3.80%) Big Data
6 12 (3.04%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.28%) MS Access
8 8 (2.03%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.52%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.27%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.51%) QlikView
13 1 (0.25%) SQLite
13 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.25%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 47 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.33%) Selenium
3 24 (6.08%) Jenkins
4 23 (5.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (5.32%) Maven
6 17 (4.30%) Visual Studio
7 16 (4.05%) Subversion
8 15 (3.80%) JIRA
9 12 (3.04%) Artifactory
10 8 (2.03%) WebDriver
10 8 (2.03%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.52%) Bugzilla
11 6 (1.52%) FogBugz
12 5 (1.27%) Grunt
12 5 (1.27%) ProC
12 5 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (1.27%) Toad
12 5 (1.27%) JUnit
12 5 (1.27%) gulp
13 4 (1.01%) Selenium IDE
General
1 77 (19.49%) Finance
2 46 (11.65%) Banking
3 33 (8.35%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.30%) Marketing
5 10 (2.53%) Games
6 9 (2.28%) Retail
7 7 (1.77%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.27%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.01%) Advertising
10 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Legal
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 283 (71.65%) Developer
2 61 (15.44%) Web Developer
3 47 (11.90%) .NET Developer
4 46 (11.65%) Front-End Developer
5 45 (11.39%) Java Developer
6 42 (10.63%) Senior Developer
7 37 (9.37%) Software Engineer
8 19 (4.81%) Junior
9 18 (4.56%) C# Developer
10 16 (4.05%) Software Developer
10 16 (4.05%) Front-End Web Developer
11 15 (3.80%) Graduate
12 12 (3.04%) QA Engineer
12 12 (3.04%) UI Developer
13 11 (2.78%) UI Programmer
13 11 (2.78%) Open Source Developer
13 11 (2.78%) Junior Developer
13 11 (2.78%) Test Engineer
14 9 (2.28%) Senior Software Engineer
14 9 (2.28%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (77.72%) HTML
2 277 (70.13%) CSS
3 157 (39.75%) jQuery
4 128 (32.41%) .NET
5 97 (24.56%) ASP.NET
6 96 (24.30%) HTML5
7 75 (18.99%) AngularJS
8 60 (15.19%) CSS3
9 56 (14.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 47 (11.90%) Web Services
11 41 (10.38%) Hibernate
11 41 (10.38%) .NET Framework
12 40 (10.13%) Ajax
13 38 (9.62%) RESTful
14 37 (9.37%) Spring
15 35 (8.86%) JSON
16 33 (8.35%) XML
17 31 (7.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 30 (7.59%) JSP
19 25 (6.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.34%) Computer Science
2 20 (5.06%) User Experience
2 20 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.53%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.77%) Mathematics
5 6 (1.52%) Visualisation
5 6 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.52%) Social Media
6 5 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.01%) Physics
8 3 (0.76%) Graphic Design
8 3 (0.76%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.51%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.51%) GPGPU
9 2 (0.51%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.51%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.25%) FMCG
10 1 (0.25%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.89%) Linux
2 25 (6.33%) Windows
3 21 (5.32%) Apple iOS
4 17 (4.30%) Android
5 12 (3.04%) UNIX
6 6 (1.52%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (27.09%) MVC
3 72 (18.23%) Scrum
4 64 (16.20%) TDD
5 61 (15.44%) Software Engineering
6 46 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (10.89%) Unit Testing
8 41 (10.38%) SDLC
9 39 (9.87%) Web Development
10 37 (9.37%) OO
11 24 (6.08%) Open Source
12 16 (4.05%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (4.05%) ITSM
12 16 (4.05%) Service Management
13 15 (3.80%) BDD
14 14 (3.54%) SOA
14 14 (3.54%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (3.29%) CRM
15 13 (3.29%) Mentoring
16 12 (3.04%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 133 (33.67%) C#
2 126 (31.90%) Java
3 85 (21.52%) SQL
4 51 (12.91%) PHP
5 39 (9.87%) Python
6 30 (7.59%) C++
7 20 (5.06%) T-SQL
8 16 (4.05%) Ruby
9 11 (2.78%) C
9 11 (2.78%) VB.NET
9 11 (2.78%) VBA
10 10 (2.53%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.77%) Perl
12 6 (1.52%) VB
13 5 (1.27%) PHP5
14 4 (1.01%) VBScript
15 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.25%) Scala
16 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.25%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 61 (15.44%) Degree
2 11 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 11 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.53%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.52%) ISEB
5 3 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.86%) QA
2 5 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.27%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.27%) XenApp
2 5 (1.27%) XenDesktop
2 5 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.28%) Puppet
3 5 (1.27%) TeamSite
4 4 (1.01%) Nagios
4 4 (1.01%) Munin
4 4 (1.01%) Graphite
5 2 (0.51%) Ansible
Vendors
1 46 (11.65%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.13%) Oracle
3 10 (2.53%) Adobe
4 9 (2.28%) Lotus
5 6 (1.52%) VMware
6 5 (1.27%) Citrix
7 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.51%) Hyland
8 1 (0.25%) Google
8 1 (0.25%) Zend
8 1 (0.25%) Twitter
8 1 (0.25%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.25%) HP
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
D P Connect
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Incredible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £30 - £50 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
The LIST
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago