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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 10 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 197 255 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.86% 16.01% 16.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.45% 30.87% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 140 161 139
Average salary £36,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £27,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
647 826 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.53% 51.85% 55.52%
Number of salaries quoted 434 560 422
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 30 June 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 301 (69.20%) HTML
2 272 (62.53%) CSS
3 218 (50.11%) Agile Software Development
4 165 (37.93%) jQuery
5 154 (35.40%) .NET
6 150 (34.48%) C#
7 147 (33.79%) MVC
8 135 (31.03%) Java
9 132 (30.34%) ASP.NET
10 104 (23.91%) HTML5
11 103 (23.68%) SQL Server
12 90 (20.69%) SQL
13 87 (20.00%) Software Engineering
14 85 (19.54%) Finance
15 82 (18.85%) Degree
16 80 (18.39%) ASP.NET MVC
17 79 (18.16%) .NET Framework
18 76 (17.47%) TDD
19 69 (15.86%) Python
19 69 (15.86%) Scrum
20 65 (14.94%) AngularJS
21 60 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
21 60 (13.79%) Microsoft
22 59 (13.56%) PHP
22 59 (13.56%) Banking
23 56 (12.87%) Ajax
23 56 (12.87%) Web Services
24 50 (11.49%) MS Excel
25 49 (11.26%) Telecoms
25 49 (11.26%) CSS3

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (7.59%) CMS
2 31 (7.13%) SharePoint
3 29 (6.67%) JBoss
4 19 (4.37%) Apache
5 18 (4.14%) IBM Notes
5 18 (4.14%) Drupal
5 18 (4.14%) WordPress
6 14 (3.22%) Node.js
7 13 (2.99%) WebSphere
8 10 (2.30%) Apache Pig
9 7 (1.61%) IIS
9 7 (1.61%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.69%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.69%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.46%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.46%) SilverStripe
12 2 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.23%) Moodle
Applications
1 50 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.92%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.46%) GIMP
3 2 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.46%) InDesign
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (1.15%) Magento
2 3 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.46%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 60 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.91%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (2.07%) Amazon EMR
4 9 (2.07%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (1.61%) SaaS
6 2 (0.46%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.46%) IaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.61%) HTTP
2 6 (1.38%) Internet
3 5 (1.15%) CTI
3 5 (1.15%) Intranet
4 4 (0.92%) LAN
4 4 (0.92%) WAN
5 3 (0.69%) LDAP
6 1 (0.23%) IPsec
6 1 (0.23%) SSH
6 1 (0.23%) DHCP
6 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.23%) VPN
6 1 (0.23%) DNS
6 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.59%) Relational Database
3 28 (6.44%) MySQL
3 28 (6.44%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (4.14%) MS Access
5 16 (3.68%) RDBMS
5 16 (3.68%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.99%) Big Data
7 12 (2.76%) Hadoop
8 9 (2.07%) Apache Hive
9 7 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.92%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.46%) QlikView
12 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 45 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 25 (5.75%) Selenium
3 23 (5.29%) Visual Studio
4 18 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (4.14%) Jenkins
5 17 (3.91%) Subversion
6 13 (2.99%) Maven
7 9 (2.07%) JIRA
8 8 (1.84%) WebDriver
8 8 (1.84%) Grunt
8 8 (1.84%) Mercurial
9 7 (1.61%) JUnit
9 7 (1.61%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.38%) FogBugz
10 6 (1.38%) Bugzilla
11 5 (1.15%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.15%) Ant
11 5 (1.15%) QUnit
11 5 (1.15%) Jasmine
11 5 (1.15%) gulp
General
1 85 (19.54%) Finance
2 59 (13.56%) Banking
3 49 (11.26%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.37%) Marketing
5 14 (3.22%) Games
6 12 (2.76%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.15%) Retail
7 5 (1.15%) Advertising
8 3 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.69%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.23%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Publishing
10 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 296 (68.05%) Developer
2 72 (16.55%) Web Developer
3 56 (12.87%) Software Engineer
4 52 (11.95%) .NET Developer
5 47 (10.80%) Front-End Developer
6 46 (10.57%) Java Developer
7 45 (10.34%) Senior Developer
8 28 (6.44%) Software Developer
9 24 (5.52%) C# Developer
10 19 (4.37%) Front-End Web Developer
11 17 (3.91%) QA Engineer
12 16 (3.68%) Junior
13 14 (3.22%) Senior Software Engineer
14 12 (2.76%) UI Developer
15 11 (2.53%) .NET Software Engineer
15 11 (2.53%) UI Programmer
16 10 (2.30%) PHP Developer
16 10 (2.30%) Senior Web Developer
17 9 (2.07%) C# Web Developer
18 8 (1.84%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (69.20%) HTML
2 272 (62.53%) CSS
3 165 (37.93%) jQuery
4 154 (35.40%) .NET
5 132 (30.34%) ASP.NET
6 104 (23.91%) HTML5
7 80 (18.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 79 (18.16%) .NET Framework
9 65 (14.94%) AngularJS
10 56 (12.87%) Ajax
10 56 (12.87%) Web Services
11 49 (11.26%) CSS3
12 46 (10.57%) Hibernate
13 44 (10.11%) NHibernate
14 32 (7.36%) RESTful
14 32 (7.36%) Entity Framework
15 31 (7.13%) Sass
15 31 (7.13%) Spring
16 29 (6.67%) XML
16 29 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.52%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.37%) User Experience
4 14 (3.22%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.53%) Cryptography
6 9 (2.07%) Social Media
7 6 (1.38%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.15%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.15%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.15%) Xbox
9 4 (0.92%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.69%) FMCG
10 3 (0.69%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.46%) Physics
11 2 (0.46%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.46%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.46%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.46%) Photography
12 1 (0.23%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 43 (9.89%) Linux
2 26 (5.98%) Apple iOS
3 20 (4.60%) Android
4 17 (3.91%) Windows
5 10 (2.30%) UNIX
6 5 (1.15%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.23%) CentOS
7 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (50.11%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (33.79%) MVC
3 87 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 76 (17.47%) TDD
5 69 (15.86%) Scrum
6 47 (10.80%) SDLC
7 43 (9.89%) Unit Testing
8 39 (8.97%) Web Development
9 37 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (6.67%) OO
11 27 (6.21%) Mentoring
12 21 (4.83%) E-Commerce
13 16 (3.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (3.68%) Automated Testing
14 14 (3.22%) Multithreading
14 14 (3.22%) Open Source
14 14 (3.22%) CRM
14 14 (3.22%) DevOps
15 12 (2.76%) Project Management
15 12 (2.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 150 (34.48%) C#
2 135 (31.03%) Java
3 90 (20.69%) SQL
4 69 (15.86%) Python
5 59 (13.56%) PHP
6 38 (8.74%) T-SQL
7 30 (6.90%) C++
8 22 (5.06%) Ruby
9 20 (4.60%) VBA
10 16 (3.68%) C
11 11 (2.53%) Perl
12 8 (1.84%) VB.NET
13 7 (1.61%) VBScript
14 5 (1.15%) PHP5
15 4 (0.92%) VB
16 3 (0.69%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.69%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.69%) VB6
17 2 (0.46%) ActionScript
18 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 82 (18.85%) Degree
2 11 (2.53%) ISTQB
3 10 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.84%) ISEB
5 3 (0.69%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.66%) QA
2 4 (0.92%) SLA
3 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.92%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (0.92%) Hyper-V
1 4 (0.92%) XenApp
1 4 (0.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (3.45%) Puppet
1 15 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.07%) Nagios
2 9 (2.07%) Munin
2 9 (2.07%) Graphite
3 3 (0.69%) TeamSite
4 2 (0.46%) Ansible
Vendors
1 60 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.59%) Oracle
3 18 (4.14%) Lotus
4 8 (1.84%) Adobe
5 5 (1.15%) Hyland
6 4 (0.92%) Citrix
6 4 (0.92%) VMware
7 2 (0.46%) HP
7 2 (0.46%) Twitter
8 1 (0.23%) Zend
8 1 (0.23%) Informatica
8 1 (0.23%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.23%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.23%) TIBCO
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £1000000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hudson - Payfont
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 35k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb beneifts
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + bonus + pension + other benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per month
Posted: 6 days ago