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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript
Rank 5 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 262 231 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.14% 16.94% 12.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.46% 34.32% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 217 171 105
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £48,187 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
664 673 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.50% 49.34% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 494 456 426
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 26 January 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 281 (57.94%) HTML
2 264 (54.43%) CSS
3 239 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
4 236 (48.66%) .NET
5 221 (45.57%) jQuery
6 210 (43.30%) ASP.NET
7 208 (42.89%) MVC
8 197 (40.62%) C#
9 146 (30.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 141 (29.07%) SQL
10 141 (29.07%) SQL Server
11 134 (27.63%) .NET Framework
12 128 (26.39%) Software Engineering
13 121 (24.95%) NHibernate
14 118 (24.33%) Java
15 110 (22.68%) Degree
16 106 (21.86%) Ajax
17 100 (20.62%) HTML5
18 88 (18.14%) T-SQL
18 88 (18.14%) Microsoft
19 84 (17.32%) Scrum
20 80 (16.49%) TDD
21 74 (15.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 72 (14.85%) Web Services
22 72 (14.85%) Finance
23 71 (14.64%) Python
24 68 (14.02%) OO
25 62 (12.78%) MS Excel
26 59 (12.16%) Amazon EC2
27 57 (11.75%) XML

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (8.25%) CMS
2 27 (5.57%) WordPress
3 24 (4.95%) Drupal
4 21 (4.33%) IIS
4 21 (4.33%) SharePoint
5 16 (3.30%) Umbraco
6 11 (2.27%) Apache
6 11 (2.27%) Node.js
7 10 (2.06%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.86%) JBoss
8 9 (1.86%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.86%) NServiceBus
9 7 (1.44%) IBM Notes
10 6 (1.24%) ExpressionEngine
10 6 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.03%) TeamSite
12 4 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.82%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.62%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 62 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.30%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.86%) GIMP
4 4 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.62%) InDesign
6 2 (0.41%) MS Office
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 8 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (1.65%) Magento
2 6 (1.24%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.03%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 59 (12.16%) Amazon EC2
2 56 (11.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (3.09%) SaaS
5 3 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (0.62%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.21%) Taleo
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) Heroku
6 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.30%) HTTP
2 7 (1.44%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.24%) DNS
3 6 (1.24%) Intranet
4 4 (0.82%) Internet
5 3 (0.62%) SNMP
5 3 (0.62%) SMS
5 3 (0.62%) SMTP
5 3 (0.62%) DHCP
6 2 (0.41%) SSL
6 2 (0.41%) CTI
6 2 (0.41%) VPN
6 2 (0.41%) IPsec
6 2 (0.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (29.07%) SQL Server
2 42 (8.66%) MySQL
3 39 (8.04%) Relational Database
4 26 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (3.30%) Hadoop
6 14 (2.89%) RDBMS
7 12 (2.47%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.44%) Big Data
10 6 (1.24%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.24%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.24%) MS Access
11 5 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.62%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.41%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 52 (10.72%) Visual Studio
2 42 (8.66%) Git (software)
3 27 (5.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (3.71%) Mercurial
5 11 (2.27%) Jasmine
6 10 (2.06%) SpecFlow
6 10 (2.06%) QUnit
6 10 (2.06%) Bugzilla
6 10 (2.06%) Subversion
6 10 (2.06%) JIRA
6 10 (2.06%) Grunt
7 9 (1.86%) PhantomJS
8 8 (1.65%) FogBugz
8 8 (1.65%) Selenium
9 7 (1.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 5 (1.03%) JUnit
11 4 (0.82%) NUnit
12 3 (0.62%) ClearCase
12 3 (0.62%) Fiddler
12 3 (0.62%) LoadRunner
General
1 72 (14.85%) Finance
2 39 (8.04%) Marketing
3 31 (6.39%) Games
4 27 (5.57%) Banking
5 24 (4.95%) Telecoms
6 21 (4.33%) Law
7 10 (2.06%) Retail
8 5 (1.03%) Back Office
9 4 (0.82%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.62%) Advertising
11 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.41%) Automotive
11 2 (0.41%) Local Government
11 2 (0.41%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.21%) German Language
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
12 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 329 (67.84%) Developer
2 79 (16.29%) Software Developer
3 68 (14.02%) .NET Developer
4 63 (12.99%) Web Developer
5 58 (11.96%) C# Developer
6 55 (11.34%) Software Engineer
7 40 (8.25%) Front-End Developer
8 37 (7.63%) Senior Developer
9 36 (7.42%) C# .NET Developer
10 33 (6.80%) Lead Developer
10 33 (6.80%) ASP.NET Developer
11 32 (6.60%) Programmer
12 29 (5.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 26 (5.36%) Java Developer
13 26 (5.36%) Senior Software Engineer
14 25 (5.15%) .NET Programmer
15 23 (4.74%) Analyst
16 22 (4.54%) Software Programmer
17 18 (3.71%) PHP Developer
17 18 (3.71%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (57.94%) HTML
2 264 (54.43%) CSS
3 236 (48.66%) .NET
4 221 (45.57%) jQuery
5 210 (43.30%) ASP.NET
6 146 (30.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 134 (27.63%) .NET Framework
8 121 (24.95%) NHibernate
9 106 (21.86%) Ajax
10 100 (20.62%) HTML5
11 74 (15.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 72 (14.85%) Web Services
13 57 (11.75%) XML
14 52 (10.72%) CSS3
15 44 (9.07%) AngularJS
16 39 (8.04%) WCF
17 33 (6.80%) Sass
18 32 (6.60%) Backbone.js
19 25 (5.15%) Hibernate
20 24 (4.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.69%) Cryptography
2 40 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 38 (7.84%) Mobile App
4 34 (7.01%) User Experience
5 22 (4.54%) Social Media
6 17 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.89%) Xbox
8 14 (2.89%) Open Source
9 11 (2.27%) Mathematics
10 10 (2.06%) N-Tier
11 9 (1.86%) Physics
12 7 (1.44%) Digital Media
13 6 (1.24%) Inversion of Control
13 6 (1.24%) EPoS
13 6 (1.24%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.82%) W3C
14 4 (0.82%) SWIFT
15 3 (0.62%) Visualisation
15 3 (0.62%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 54 (11.13%) Linux
2 36 (7.42%) Windows
3 33 (6.80%) Android
3 33 (6.80%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.27%) UNIX
5 9 (1.86%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.44%) CentOS
6 7 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.82%) Solaris
8 3 (0.62%) Fedora
8 3 (0.62%) Windows Phone 7
8 3 (0.62%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (42.89%) MVC
3 128 (26.39%) Software Engineering
4 84 (17.32%) Scrum
5 80 (16.49%) TDD
6 68 (14.02%) OO
7 56 (11.55%) E-Commerce
8 54 (11.13%) Unit Testing
9 53 (10.93%) Mentoring
10 51 (10.52%) Web Development
11 44 (9.07%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (5.98%) Analytics
13 25 (5.15%) Project Management
14 22 (4.54%) Android Development
15 19 (3.92%) DevOps
16 18 (3.71%) iOS Development
16 18 (3.71%) Use Case
17 17 (3.51%) Regression Testing
18 16 (3.30%) Configuration Management
18 16 (3.30%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 197 (40.62%) C#
2 141 (29.07%) SQL
3 118 (24.33%) Java
4 88 (18.14%) T-SQL
5 71 (14.64%) Python
6 56 (11.55%) PHP
7 33 (6.80%) Ruby
8 26 (5.36%) C++
9 20 (4.12%) Perl
10 17 (3.51%) C
11 14 (2.89%) ActionScript
12 13 (2.68%) PHP5
13 11 (2.27%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.65%) XPath
15 6 (1.24%) VBA
15 6 (1.24%) VBScript
16 4 (0.82%) XQuery
16 4 (0.82%) Groovy
17 3 (0.62%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.62%) F#
Qualifications
1 110 (22.68%) Degree
2 9 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.24%) ISEB
3 6 (1.24%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.62%) GIAC
6 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.74%) QA
2 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.44%) Nagios
1 7 (1.44%) Munin
1 7 (1.44%) Puppet
1 7 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (1.44%) Graphite
2 3 (0.62%) SCCM
2 3 (0.62%) SCOM
2 3 (0.62%) OpenView
3 1 (0.21%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 88 (18.14%) Microsoft
2 33 (6.80%) Oracle
3 10 (2.06%) Twitter
4 9 (1.86%) Xamarin
5 7 (1.44%) Adobe
5 7 (1.44%) Lotus
5 7 (1.44%) IBM
5 7 (1.44%) Appcelerator
6 6 (1.24%) Google
6 6 (1.24%) HP
6 6 (1.24%) VMware
7 4 (0.82%) Red Hat
7 4 (0.82%) Sybase
7 4 (0.82%) Kony
8 3 (0.62%) HubSpot
8 3 (0.62%) Dell
9 2 (0.41%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.21%) Informatica
10 1 (0.21%) Hyland
10 1 (0.21%) SAP
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + multiple
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
e-Recruiter
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus Standard Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago