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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaScript (including ECMAScript)
Rank 9 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing JavaScript 186 262 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.05% 16.82% 15.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.64% 33.50% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 136 166 119
Average salary £37,500 £39,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
607 782 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.85% 50.19% 55.09%
Number of salaries quoted 415 534 371
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 29 May 2015.

JavaScript Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JavaScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 288 (68.25%) HTML
2 265 (62.80%) CSS
3 209 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (36.26%) jQuery
5 152 (36.02%) .NET
6 142 (33.65%) C#
7 139 (32.94%) Java
8 134 (31.75%) MVC
9 130 (30.81%) ASP.NET
10 108 (25.59%) SQL Server
11 96 (22.75%) Software Engineering
12 93 (22.04%) Degree
13 92 (21.80%) HTML5
14 84 (19.91%) .NET Framework
15 82 (19.43%) SQL
16 77 (18.25%) Finance
17 76 (18.01%) ASP.NET MVC
18 70 (16.59%) Scrum
19 67 (15.88%) Python
20 65 (15.40%) TDD
21 61 (14.45%) Web Services
22 60 (14.22%) Ajax
22 60 (14.22%) Amazon AWS
23 59 (13.98%) Microsoft
24 54 (12.80%) Banking
25 53 (12.56%) PHP
26 49 (11.61%) Hibernate
27 48 (11.37%) NHibernate
27 48 (11.37%) MS Excel
28 47 (11.14%) CSS3

JavaScript
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 29 (6.87%) JBoss
2 28 (6.64%) SharePoint
3 25 (5.92%) CMS
4 21 (4.98%) Drupal
4 21 (4.98%) IBM Notes
5 15 (3.55%) WordPress
5 15 (3.55%) WebSphere
6 14 (3.32%) Apache
7 13 (3.08%) Node.js
8 8 (1.90%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.66%) IIS
10 5 (1.18%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.71%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.47%) SilverStripe
14 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.24%) Moodle
Applications
1 48 (11.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.18%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.95%) GIMP
4 2 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.24%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) Magento
1 3 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 60 (14.22%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (4.74%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (2.13%) SaaS
5 5 (1.18%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (1.18%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.42%) Internet
2 5 (1.18%) CTI
2 5 (1.18%) HTTP
3 4 (0.95%) Intranet
4 2 (0.47%) LDAP
4 2 (0.47%) LAN
4 2 (0.47%) WAN
5 1 (0.24%) DHCP
5 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.24%) VPN
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) SSL
5 1 (0.24%) IPsec
5 1 (0.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (25.59%) SQL Server
2 37 (8.77%) Relational Database
3 26 (6.16%) MySQL
4 23 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (4.98%) MS Access
6 19 (4.50%) RDBMS
7 18 (4.27%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.90%) Big Data
9 7 (1.66%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.18%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.95%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.24%) Redis
14 1 (0.24%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.24%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 41 (9.72%) Git (software)
2 21 (4.98%) Visual Studio
3 20 (4.74%) Selenium
4 16 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (3.55%) Subversion
6 14 (3.32%) Mercurial
7 12 (2.84%) Jenkins
8 10 (2.37%) Maven
9 9 (2.13%) Grunt
10 8 (1.90%) Jasmine
11 7 (1.66%) QUnit
11 7 (1.66%) WebDriver
11 7 (1.66%) JUnit
12 6 (1.42%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.18%) JIRA
14 4 (0.95%) Bugzilla
14 4 (0.95%) Ant
14 4 (0.95%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.95%) Selenium IDE
14 4 (0.95%) FogBugz
General
1 77 (18.25%) Finance
2 54 (12.80%) Banking
3 45 (10.66%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.98%) Marketing
5 15 (3.55%) Games
6 12 (2.84%) Multimedia
7 8 (1.90%) Retail
8 6 (1.42%) Advertising
9 3 (0.71%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Front Office
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 279 (66.11%) Developer
2 61 (14.45%) Web Developer
3 58 (13.74%) Software Engineer
4 50 (11.85%) Java Developer
5 42 (9.95%) Senior Developer
6 39 (9.24%) Front-End Developer
6 39 (9.24%) .NET Developer
7 31 (7.35%) Software Developer
8 25 (5.92%) C# Developer
9 19 (4.50%) QA Engineer
10 14 (3.32%) Senior Software Engineer
11 13 (3.08%) AWS Developer
11 13 (3.08%) Front-End Web Developer
12 12 (2.84%) .NET Software Engineer
12 12 (2.84%) Junior
12 12 (2.84%) UI Developer
13 11 (2.61%) UI Programmer
14 10 (2.37%) Project Manager
14 10 (2.37%) Agile Project Manager
15 9 (2.13%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (68.25%) HTML
2 265 (62.80%) CSS
3 153 (36.26%) jQuery
4 152 (36.02%) .NET
5 130 (30.81%) ASP.NET
6 92 (21.80%) HTML5
7 84 (19.91%) .NET Framework
8 76 (18.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 61 (14.45%) Web Services
10 60 (14.22%) Ajax
11 49 (11.61%) Hibernate
12 48 (11.37%) NHibernate
13 47 (11.14%) CSS3
14 45 (10.66%) AngularJS
15 33 (7.82%) XML
15 33 (7.82%) Spring
16 32 (7.58%) Entity Framework
17 28 (6.64%) Sass
18 26 (6.16%) RESTful
18 26 (6.16%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.40%) Computer Science
2 21 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.50%) Mobile App
4 18 (4.27%) User Experience
5 13 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.61%) Social Media
6 11 (2.61%) Cryptography
7 8 (1.90%) Xbox
8 7 (1.66%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.18%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.18%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.18%) FMCG
10 4 (0.95%) Photography
10 4 (0.95%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.71%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.71%) Physics
12 2 (0.47%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.47%) Blog
12 2 (0.47%) SWIFT
13 1 (0.24%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.53%) Linux
2 31 (7.35%) Apple iOS
3 22 (5.21%) Android
4 12 (2.84%) Windows
5 7 (1.66%) UNIX
6 4 (0.95%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.24%) CentOS
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (31.75%) MVC
3 96 (22.75%) Software Engineering
4 70 (16.59%) Scrum
5 65 (15.40%) TDD
6 45 (10.66%) SDLC
7 38 (9.00%) Unit Testing
8 35 (8.29%) Mentoring
9 33 (7.82%) Web Development
10 29 (6.87%) OO
10 29 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (4.74%) E-Commerce
12 17 (4.03%) Project Management
13 15 (3.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (3.32%) Automated Testing
14 14 (3.32%) Multithreading
15 12 (2.84%) Project Planning
15 12 (2.84%) Regression Testing
15 12 (2.84%) CRM
15 12 (2.84%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 142 (33.65%) C#
2 139 (32.94%) Java
3 82 (19.43%) SQL
4 67 (15.88%) Python
5 53 (12.56%) PHP
6 36 (8.53%) T-SQL
7 26 (6.16%) C++
8 22 (5.21%) VBA
9 19 (4.50%) Ruby
10 17 (4.03%) C
11 11 (2.61%) Perl
12 9 (2.13%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.42%) VBScript
14 4 (0.95%) ActionScript
14 4 (0.95%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.71%) PHP5
15 3 (0.71%) VB
15 3 (0.71%) VB6
16 2 (0.47%) XPath
16 2 (0.47%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 93 (22.04%) Degree
2 8 (1.90%) ISTQB
3 7 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.42%) ISEB
5 2 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.53%) QA
2 5 (1.18%) SLA
3 4 (0.95%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.47%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
1 2 (0.47%) XenApp
1 2 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (3.32%) Puppet
1 14 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.13%) Graphite
2 9 (2.13%) Munin
2 9 (2.13%) Nagios
3 2 (0.47%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 59 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 39 (9.24%) Oracle
3 21 (4.98%) Lotus
4 5 (1.18%) Adobe
5 3 (0.71%) Hyland
6 2 (0.47%) VMware
6 2 (0.47%) IBM
6 2 (0.47%) Citrix
6 2 (0.47%) HP
6 2 (0.47%) Twitter
7 1 (0.24%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.24%) Zend
7 1 (0.24%) Informatica
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.24%) TIBCO
Edinburgh & Lothians
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ScotlandIS
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum £30-40K + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FanDuel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £34000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago